• Roger Waters accuses Thom Yorke of
Roger Waters accuses Thom Yorke of "whining" over Radiohead's Israel show

Radiohead have attracted a lot of controversy about their forthcoming gig in Tel Aviv, Israel this week, with many of their peers suggesting that they should adhere to the cultural boycott of the country and refuse to play there. Amid slinging indefensible charges at Israel, Waters said Yorke had been "whining" about his efforts. "There are pe...

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  • South Korea proposed talks with DPRK
South Korea proposed talks with DPRK

Moon's conservative predecessor Park Geun-Hye had refused to engage in substantive dialogue with Pyongyang unless it made a firm commitment to denuclearisation. Pyongyang put the world on notice when it conducted its first successful test of the Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) on July 4.

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  • Three terrorists killed in J&K's Anantnag, encounter underway
Three terrorists killed in J&K's Anantnag, encounter underway

The encounter broke out at around 8pm at Wanihama village of Anantnag , following an anti-militancy operation launched by the security forces, said a defence spokesperson. On seeing the Scooty driver being beaten ruthlessly, locals tried to intervene however Army soldiers according to locals opened fire injuring a civilian.

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  • Joe Scarborough Continues Broadside Against Republican Party With Washington Post Op-Ed
Joe Scarborough Continues Broadside Against Republican Party With Washington Post Op-Ed

MSNBC's " Morning Joe " co-host Joe Scarborough has penned an op-ed in the Washington Post detailing his recent decision to leave the Republican Party, writing, "It is a dying party that I can no longer defend". "This party would be unrecognizable to William Buckley, or Ronald Reagan, or so many other Republicans". The former congressman from...

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  • Kylie Minogue has rekindled her romance with an old flame
Kylie Minogue has rekindled her romance with an old flame

Our spy inside the venue said: "They seemed to be very much a couple". "Afterwards, they left arm in arm and appeared to be heading in the direction of the Chateau's hotel where Kylie had a room booked". "Olli was there all the time". "It's not been the easiest times of late but that is a purely personal matter and I have no regrets", she told ...

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  • Warning of thunder and hail showers for the Isle of Wight
Warning of thunder and hail showers for the Isle of Wight

Frequent lightning may be an additional hazard with potential disruption to power networks. Similarly, but very locally, hail may cause impacts. Large hail stones may be an additional hazard on Wednesday afternoon, according to the Met Office.

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  • GST Council hikes cess on cigarettes
GST Council hikes cess on cigarettes

Hence, it chose to increase the compensation cess on all cigarettes. Addressing the media post the 19th meeting of the GST Council, Jaitley said that while the ad valorem remains the same; the numerical amount for each category of non-filtered cigarettes (under 65mm, 65-70mm, 70-75mm) has been increased by Rs.

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  • Untouchable to become India's next president
Untouchable to become India's next president

The president is chosen by an electoral college of two houses of parliament and state assemblies. Some 4,900 legislators nationwide voted in what Modi termed a "historic" election to choose the titular head of state. The contest has been described in Indian media as " Dalit versus Dalit ", a reference to the low caste origins of the two contender...

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  • Watchdog group to release Mar-a-Lago visitor logs
Watchdog group to release Mar-a-Lago visitor logs

His predecessor, Barack Obama , initially claimed that the logs were presidential information, so they were either privileged or generally off-limits to the public. "The public deserves to know who is coming to meet with the president and his staff", CREW Executive Director Noah Bookbinder said in a statement .

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  • Birmingham boss set to swoop for three former Premier League stars
Birmingham boss set to swoop for three former Premier League stars

The 70-year-old has praised the veteran trio and hopes to with the help of more experience and talent, turn the Midlands side into top six contenders in the Championship . He's a great trainer. They're all interesting but till you speak to them, you don't know. "We are trying, on Monday I have got a couple of meetings with players.

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  • West Brom sign Egypt defender, Ahmed Hegazi on loan
West Brom sign Egypt defender, Ahmed Hegazi on loan

He's got good pedigree and has played for some good clubs. "We're delighted to add Ahmed to the squad", said chairman John Williams. He has flown out to Hong Kong to link up with the West Brom squad before their Premier League Asia Trophy game against Leicester on Wednesday, although he is still awaiting worldwide clearance.

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  • Eldin Jakupovic Set for Leicester Medical Ahead of £2m Move
Eldin Jakupovic Set for Leicester Medical Ahead of £2m Move

Because of this, Hull will need to look for a new shot stopper who could replace Jakupovic should he head to the King Power Stadium. It is unclear yet whether he will be a Leicester player in time to play a part in the side's opening Premier League Asia Trophy clash against West Brom on Wednesday.

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  • ADRENALINE MOB Involved In Fatal Car Crash
ADRENALINE MOB Involved In Fatal Car Crash

David Zablidowsky , 38, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Ocala StarBanner . "I'm trying to process & deal with this, physically & mentally.so I'm sorry for being vague. The band was on its way to a show in St. Petersburg, Fla., when the crash happened. An outpouring of support came from fans who shared their condolences and wer...

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  • Won't accept old notes, center tells Supreme Court
Won't accept old notes, center tells Supreme Court

But an ordinance was brought in that declared possession of old notes illegal, which the government said was done to plug the malpractices and irregularities noticed during the first three weeks after demonetisation. The undisclosed income detected in the above actions was of more than Rs 5,400 crore, the government said. A woman said that she was ...

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  • Could the Atlantic see 2 tropical depressions this week?
Could the Atlantic see 2 tropical depressions this week?

Showers and storms associated with this disturbance have become better organized but it is lacking a well-defined low-level center of circulation. After that, less favourable upper-level winds are expected to hinder additional development.

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  • Biden to write book about grieving son's death
Biden to write book about grieving son's death

The book's title is based on Beau Biden's request of his father when the family gathered for what would be his last Thanksgiving: " Promise me, Dad ". Biden will also go on a book tour to 19 cities this fall to promote the book, with the hope of having conversations that move past "the 24-hour news cycle and 140-character arguments", according to T...

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  • Air quality advisory put in place in Calgary for wildfire smoke
Air quality advisory put in place in Calgary for wildfire smoke

The smoke has also prompted both Alberta Health Services and Environment Canada to issue air quality advisories . The Air Quality Health Index rating for the Central Okanagan is now a two out of 10, which means it's not a threat to health just yet, but a smoky skies warning has been issued and conditions are expected to deteriorate.

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  • Quest Diagnostics Inc (DGX) Analysts See $1.41 EPS
Quest Diagnostics Inc (DGX) Analysts See $1.41 EPS

Quality Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:QSII) has declined 1.28% since July 12, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 5.10% the S&P500. YorkBridge Wealth Partners LLC boosted its position in shares of Quest Diagnostics by 1.5% in the first quarter.

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  • Suspects lead officers on chase in stolen vehicle
Suspects lead officers on chase in stolen vehicle

The driver didn't pull over and led police on a vehicle chase. KRDO-TV reported the suspects typically used stolen vehicles to commit crimes in El Paso County, Monument and Denver, including an attempted murder from a road-rage case in Colorado Springs.

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  • Trump Administration Cuts $214 Million From Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs
Trump Administration Cuts $214 Million From Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs

But this week, the federal Office of Adolescent Health sent letters to those 81 organizations informing them that their funding would end in 2018 - two years early. Trump, though, wants to fund abstinence-only programs - to the tune of $277 million - despite the fact that teen pregnancy rates are highest in states that teach abstinence-only, and ...

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