Iran falls three places in Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings

Tunisia (14), Senegal (28), Congo DR (38), Morocco (42) and Egypt (46) are all above Nigeria (47) in the African Ranking. Germany maintained number one position in the world followed by Brazil . Belgium also climbed onto the podium (third, plus... More..

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by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

What we know so far about the strikes on Syria

The strikes were targeted to inflict maximum damage on sites linked to chemical weapons development. Unleashing 105 missiles, the U.S., British and French forces leveled at least one building and set back t...More..

Congress, BJP lock horns, indulge in slugfest over reaction to rapes
by | Saturday, April 14, 2018

Congress, BJP lock horns, indulge in slugfest over reaction to rapes

Singh and Chander Prakash Ganga, BJP ministers in the Jammu and Kashmir coalition government, on Friday tendered their resignations after facing criticism for their participation in the event. "On one hand, S...More..

Missouri governor Eric Greitens 'sexually abused and blackmailed hairdresser'
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Missouri governor Eric Greitens 'sexually abused and blackmailed hairdresser'

Facing mounting calls to resign following sexual misconduct allegations , Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens appears to be taking a cue from President Donald Trump as he fights for his political survival amid a #...More..

New brain injury test could improve patient care
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

New brain injury test could improve patient care

For example, a person over 50 who suffered one TBI had a 22% increased risk of developing dementia, while someone who suffered four TBIs had a 61% increased risk. Fann said it's important to recognize that most...More..

DOLLAR BIRTH: What it's REALLY like to give birth at Kate's hospital
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

DOLLAR BIRTH: What it's REALLY like to give birth at Kate's hospital

And while a press area has been sectioned off, it is thought the media will not be allowed to take up their positions until it is confirmed Kate is in labour. It's also where Diana, Princess of Wales introd...More..

Crown Prince MBS: Saudi Will Join Response to Chemical Attack If Needed
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Crown Prince MBS: Saudi Will Join Response to Chemical Attack If Needed

Macron, 40, treads a diplomatic tightrope with the prince as he seeks to bolster his ties with the world's top oil exporter while also managing relations with Saudi Arabia's arch-rival Iran. "Fashion has always...More..

World's hottest pepper leads to 'thunderclap' headache
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

World's hottest pepper leads to 'thunderclap' headache

The man developed excruciating pain in his head and neck, prompting him to go to an emergency room, according to an article published Monday in the journal BMJ Case Reports . The Carolina Reaper definitely i...More..

Cripps, Moosman lead Carbon Softball to Dominating Win
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Cripps, Moosman lead Carbon Softball to Dominating Win

The Raiders scored the game's first two runs, gave up a run on an error, and then tacked on two more of their own at the top of the seventh - where Ransom recorded an RBI double and Loving, who pitched all seve...More..

No signs of foul play in death of CDC scientist
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

No signs of foul play in death of CDC scientist

The Atlanta Police Department announced the results of the medical examiner over Twitter. Co-workers said that the day he left work, Cunningham had gotten news that he was passed over for a new position and...More..

Fowl weather: A chance of rain and snow today in the metro
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Fowl weather: A chance of rain and snow today in the metro

Yesterday's high temperature of 48 degrees gave way to summer-like temperatures and occasional rain today . He said it will remain in the 30s, but there is a chance the area could get more snow on Friday a...More..

by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Dutch lawyer is first sentenced in Mueller's US-Russia probe

Under federal sentencing guidelines, Van der Zwaan had faced zero to six months in prison. The false statements concerned e-mail communications and phone calls between him and Richard Gates , an ex-campaign ai...More..

IDPH: Peoria man dead, rat poison chemical found in synthetic marijuana
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

IDPH: Peoria man dead, rat poison chemical found in synthetic marijuana

Synthetic cannabinoids - commonly known as spices, K2 or fake weeds - were associated with 46 major severe bleeding in Chicago and central IL, including one death . Synthetic cannabinoids are found in d...More..

Minnesota joins California suit against citizenship question
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Minnesota joins California suit against citizenship question

The multistate effort to get Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to reverse inclusion of the citizenship question is the right fight. Political representation is also tied back to this data-congressional seats a...More..

Government plans to divest 76% in Air India, invites EoI
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Government plans to divest 76% in Air India, invites EoI

After all, in the Preliminary Information Memorandum , Air India and its subsidiaries have committed to pay these arrears "before consummation of the Proposed Transaction". The 85-year-old Air India is also a ...More..

Pending projects of govt roll over into budget 2018-19
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Pending projects of govt roll over into budget 2018-19

Lauding the budget proposals presented by his deputy Manish Sisodia , the chief minister, while addressing a press conference after presentation of the budget, put emphasis on improving environment, health, ed...More..

Police officer charged with murder over Justine Damond shooting
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Police officer charged with murder over Justine Damond shooting

During the pendency of the investigation, Noor declined to give a statement to investigators in the incident that made headlines in this country and in Australia. Freeman delayed his decision in December, say...More..

Four dead in Manila casino fire
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Four dead in Manila casino fire

Some people had to be resued by a helicopter. The fire broke out at the Manila Pavilion Hotel where about 20 people earlier listed as trapped had been evacuated safely, Johnny Yu, chief of the Manila Disa...More..

Hontiveros charges PRRD evading scrutiny by ICC
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Hontiveros charges PRRD evading scrutiny by ICC

The principle of complementarity implies that ICC acquires jurisdiction over a situation if the state party is unable or unwilling to prosecute global crimes happening within its territory that are cognizable b...More..

Rio de Janeiro councilwoman, critic of police killings, shot dead
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Rio de Janeiro councilwoman, critic of police killings, shot dead

A crowd pays tribute to Marielle Franco , the councillor and human rights activist who was gunned down on Wednesday. A member of the Socialism and Liberty Party, or PSOL, Franco was returning home from an ...More..