• Duterte wants 6 more months of martial law - Sotto
Duterte wants 6 more months of martial law - Sotto

The Philippine National Police and Armed Forces are both recommending the president extend martial law on the island of Mindanao, the scene of fierce government fighting against ISIL-linked militants for almost two months. Should Duterte want it extended, he must secure the approval of Congress, which is composed mostly of his allies. In what wa...

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  • 'You're in such good shape', Trump tells French First lady
'You're in such good shape', Trump tells French First lady

Went to Eiffel Tower for dinner. "Thank you", Trump approvingly told his host, French President Emmanuel Macron , earlier Thursday. The visit also marks the 100th anniversary of the first American troops to arrive in France during World War I.

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  • Jose Mourinho in the dark over pursuit of Inter winger Ivan Perisic
Jose Mourinho in the dark over pursuit of Inter winger Ivan Perisic

Perisic is desperate for a move to Old Trafford and it's understood that United and Inter are close to agreeing a transfer fee of £39.5m plus £4.5m in add-ons after weeks of negotiation. United's capture of Perisic will take their spending well over the £150million mark following the earlier arrivals of Victor Lindelof and Romelu Lukaku .

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  • Mayawati threatens to resign as Rajya Sabha MP
Mayawati threatens to resign as Rajya Sabha MP

What happens if she makes good on the threat? "I will resign right away". "Since the BJP has come to power, there has been atrocities on Dalits, minorities starting from Rohith Vemula in Hyderabad, then the cow vigilantes", she said . Due to the uproar, the chair adjourned the Rajya Sabha. As Rajya Sabha members are elected by MLAs, it will be cak...

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  • ICAI CA Final And CPT Result 2017 Released; Check At Icaiexam
ICAI CA Final And CPT Result 2017 Released; Check At Icaiexam

The result can also be obtained through SMS. Earlier it was expected to be declared today around 2 pm though the department has released it before. The results for the Chartered Accountants ( CA) Final Examination - conducted in May - and Common Proficiency Test (CPT) - conducted in June - are likely to be declared at around 2 pm on Tuesday,...

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  • Palestinians protest, pray outside Al-Aqsa
Palestinians protest, pray outside Al-Aqsa

A police statement said one person was arrested for rioting. Palestinians refusing to accept Israeli police searches in order to pray at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque are rejecting Israeli attempts to impose its sovereignty over the holy site, a senior Muslim imam said on Monday.

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  • This National Park pass just got a 700 percent price hike
This National Park pass just got a 700 percent price hike

On August 28th, the National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands senior pass will increase for the 1st time since 1994. "The legislation aligns the lifetime senior pass with the regular annual pass", said Kathy Kupper, a public affairs specialist with the National Park Service.

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  • Trump re-election campaign paid $50000 to law firm now representing Trump Jr
Trump re-election campaign paid $50000 to law firm now representing Trump Jr

Cobb is expected to oversee the legal and media response to the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and alleged collusion by the Trump campaign, a White House official told CNN on Friday. The White House announced the hiring in a brief statement on Saturday. The legal team managed to meet with Trump on Tuesday without...

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  • After 'GOT' premiere, Ed Sheeran deleted his Twitter
After 'GOT' premiere, Ed Sheeran deleted his Twitter

ED SHEERAN hit an embarrassing bum note with his weird Game Of Thrones cameo. The much-loved HBO series is known for having celebrities play cameos, and Sheeran had revealed back in May that he had roped in the cameo in Game of Thrones Season 7.

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  • White House hires attorney Ty Cobb to coordinate Russian Federation response
White House hires attorney Ty Cobb to coordinate Russian Federation response

Kasowitz , can not handle the job alone. This weekend the White House announced the personal legal team of the president was getting another Biglaw bump - this time from Hogan Lovells partner Ty Cobb . For weeks, Donald McGahn II, the White House counsel, has been urging Trump to bolster his in-house team with a seasoned lawyer to help deal wi...

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  • Turkey dismisses over 7000 on eve of failed coup anniversary
Turkey dismisses over 7000 on eve of failed coup anniversary

Tezcan said inquiries into the coup were obstructed to protect Erdogan's government, which he says is using a state of emergency imposed after the failed coup to create a lawless environment without checks and balances. A man carries flags with the picture of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan during a march to the Bosphorus Bridge in Istanb...

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  • Hot Stock to Watch: Sanchez Energy Corporation (SN)
Hot Stock to Watch: Sanchez Energy Corporation (SN)

Paloma Prns Management Company holds 0% in EP Energy Corp (NYSE:EPE) or 34,309 shares. BidaskClub downgraded EP Energy Corporation from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 11th. Insiders own 1.30% of the company's stock. The fund owned 25,976 shares of the utilities provider's stock at the end of the secon...

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  • Ed Sheeran is Going to Star in The Simpsons
Ed Sheeran is Going to Star in The Simpsons

About half way through the first episode, Arya Stark is riding her horse solo on the king's road and comes up to a group of Lannister soldiers sitting around a fire listening to Sheeran sing. GoT fans weren't happy about Sheeran's cameo however. Another added: 'If Arya doesn't burn Ed Sheeran he'll come back as a white walker and be playing ...

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  • South Korea offers direct talks with the North
South Korea offers direct talks with the North

Tongilgak is a North Korean building at the Panmunjom truce village on the border used for previous inter-Korea talks. North Korean Son Kwon Geun, center, weeps with his S Korean relatives as he bids farewell after the Separated Family Reunion Meeting at Diamond Mountain resort in North Korea.

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  • Not as Hot & Less Humid for the Weekend
Not as Hot & Less Humid for the Weekend

There will be the chance for a spot shower but many areas remain dry. Otherwise, both days should have times of clouds and sun with high temperatures in the mid 80s. High: Low-mid 80s. The National Weather Service shows patchy fog clearing after 8 a.m., with a high near 84 and a slight wind in the morning, with a 20 percent chance of precipitatio...

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  • Trump brings on lawyer Ty Cobb to wrangle Russian Federation probes response
Trump brings on lawyer Ty Cobb to wrangle Russian Federation probes response

President Donald Trump celebrated American-made products on Monday, and in doing so brought renewed attention to his own family's production and sale of goods made overseas, NBC News reported . The Trump campaign's FEC filing also shows payments to other companies for "legal consulting" since April. The company declined to comment for this story...

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  • Sushma Swaraj allows medical visa to a PoK man suffering from cancer
Sushma Swaraj allows medical visa to a PoK man suffering from cancer

She claimed that Pakistan-occupied Kashmir was "an integral part of India" and said , "Pakistan has illegally occupied it". External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj , in yet another noteworthy intervention, has offered to provide a man diagnosed with a tumour in the liver an Indian medical emergency visa today.

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  • North-South Korea Talks?
North-South Korea Talks?

Arirang reports the two countries haven't had military talks like this since 2014. Tensions continue to escalate on the Korean Peninsula as North Korea conducts missile tests with increased frequency. On the other hand, North Korea has not responded to the South's proposal yet. But the North will likely demand the USA and South Korea stop the joi...

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  • Smriti Irani gets I&B Ministry after BJP VP nominee Venkaiah resigns
Smriti Irani gets I&B Ministry after BJP VP nominee Venkaiah resigns

Venkaiah Naidu arrives at the Parliament to file his nomination papers for the upcoming vice presidential election. The 68-year-old BJP veteran is expected to sail through as the electoral college comprises 790 parliamentarians from both Houses, where the NDA has a majority with 410 members.

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  • Prez poll voting to begin at 10 am at Raj assembly
Prez poll voting to begin at 10 am at Raj assembly

The voting value of an MLA varies from state to state; higher the population higher the value of the MLA's vote. "As our national president Deve Gowda had made it clear earlier, we have gone with the Congress candidate and all our MLAs who voted did so for Meira Kumar", he said.

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