Desmond Tutu quits Oxfam role because of dismay at 'immorality'

Oxfam has admitted that it rehired an aid worker it had sacked amid claims of prostitute use in Haiti . The sex scandal has sparked public outrage, primarily due to the fact that Oxfam had conducted an internal investigation into the issue and dec... More..

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Treat women better, Bill and Melinda Gates tell President Trump
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Treat women better, Bill and Melinda Gates tell President Trump

For 2018 though, Bill and Melinda chose to offer a bit of insight into their personalities and ventured to take on " 10 tough questions that we get asked". "Cash-strapped school districts are more likely to ...More..

Map: Here's how much snow MA could get on Saturday
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Map: Here's how much snow MA could get on Saturday

Rain is also forecasted through most of the rest of this week and weekend. But the cold air will likely lag behind the front. Sunday , the high will be near 58 with sunny skies, the weather service said. Als...More..

Danica Patrick is at peace with her retirement from NASCAR: 'I'm ready'
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Danica Patrick is at peace with her retirement from NASCAR: 'I'm ready'

The pole was the second of Bowman's career and comes a year after Earnhardt won the pole for the 500 in his final season before retirement. This week, he dishes on one of NASCAR's best wheelmen-and his choice...More..

Minnie Driver Steps Down From Oxfam Role After Charity Hit By Scandal
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Minnie Driver Steps Down From Oxfam Role After Charity Hit By Scandal

The Charity Commission has launched a statutory inquiry into Oxfam but no details have yet been released about the extent of this. Oxfam has faced severe criticism for a lack of transparency over miscondu...More..

Arizona Woman Wakes Up With Foreign Accent
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Arizona Woman Wakes Up With Foreign Accent

It was proven that Myers is not insane nor is she faking her changing accents. She suffers from Foreign Accent Syndrome , which is a rare condition that is usually associated with a stroke, neurological da...More..

How much will you spend on Valentine's Day?
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

How much will you spend on Valentine's Day?

Data shows 55 percent of consumers buying Valentine's Day gifts are expected to buy sweet treats, which is up 5 percent from past year. Florists and other experts differ with regard to the best methods of pre...More..

Israel opposition calls on Netanyahu to resign
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Israel opposition calls on Netanyahu to resign

Police said that both should face charges. Lapid said: "That's how criminals talk, not public servants". Police named Arnon Milchan , a Hollywood producer and Israeli citizen, and Australian businessm...More..

Kuwait conference reviews support to Iraqi people
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Kuwait conference reviews support to Iraqi people

When I was there four years ago, Baghdad looked dowdy and as though nothing new had been built since 1980 (compare to other oil countries like Kuwait or the UAE and the stagnation is breathtaking). Iraqi Prim...More..

House Republicans Open Investigation Into White House Handling Of Porter Scandal
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

House Republicans Open Investigation Into White House Handling Of Porter Scandal

A major congressional committee on Tuesday launched an investigation into how the White House handled allegations of domestic abuse against former aide Rob Porter , its Republican chairman, Trey Gowdy , told ...More..

Russian Federation accuses U.S. of trying to maintain control over eastern Syria
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Russian Federation accuses U.S. of trying to maintain control over eastern Syria

It said in a statement last week that the operation came after some 500 pro-government forces attacked a group of US-backed opposition forces in the region. However, it is possible that the Russian military...More..

Zuma triggers crisis by refusing ANC's exit order
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Zuma triggers crisis by refusing ANC's exit order

After a 13-hour meeting of the ANC's leadership, the party's secretary-general on Tuesday said Zuma should resign promptly and that a response is expected from the president on Wednesday. The ANC's former head ...More..

Pakistan, India-China ties to worsen, says report by USA intelligence chief
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Pakistan, India-China ties to worsen, says report by USA intelligence chief

Coats said that Russian Federation will continue using propaganda, false personas and social media to undermine the upcoming election. The disconnect between Trump and his senior-most intelligence advisers ha...More..

German Social Democrats shake up leadership, focus on govt
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

German Social Democrats shake up leadership, focus on govt

Shortly after, the party's leadership announced that it supported the chairman of the SPD parliamentary group Andrea Nahles for the post. Regional SPD branches in Berlin , Schleswig-Holstein and Saxony-A...More..

Rafael deal is biggest corruption case of NDA govt: Rahul Gandhi
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Rafael deal is biggest corruption case of NDA govt: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi is campaigning in poll-bound Karnataka ahead of upcoming assembly elections in the state. Earlier, while addressing a public meeting at Karatagi in Karnataka's Koppal district, Rahul Gandhi urge...More..

Syria says US-led strikes on Deir Ezzor a 'struggle crime'
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Syria says US-led strikes on Deir Ezzor a 'struggle crime'

Thursday's air strikes are just the latest in a series of deadly attacks in Syria between rival forces that have led to civilian casualties. The incident underscored the potential for further conflict in S...More..

Philippines says Canada helicopters 'not for attack'
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Philippines says Canada helicopters 'not for attack'

Philippine troops and police, beset by Islamist and communist insurgencies, fought a five-month battle previous year against Islamic State group supporters in the southern city of Marawi. They would be used in ...More..

Iran rejects reports of Israel downing Iranian drone as ridiculous
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

Iran rejects reports of Israel downing Iranian drone as ridiculous

Both pilots ejected and were injured, one critically. Israel yesterday launched heavy air strikes in Syria and hit air defenses and Iranian targets in retaliation of its F-16 fighter jet that was downed b...More..

Israeli Jet Downed Throughout Assault On Syria After Drone Intercepted, Says Israel
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

Israeli Jet Downed Throughout Assault On Syria After Drone Intercepted, Says Israel

Syria's air defence systems downed an Israeli F-16 jet after Israel's air force launched strikes inside the neighbouring country, in a serious escalation of tensions. He vowed a "relentless response" to "all ...More..

CIA Paid Shadowy Russian $100K for Fake Dirt on Trump
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

CIA Paid Shadowy Russian $100K for Fake Dirt on Trump

However, when they delivered the $100,000 - the first payment of the $1 million deal - all they received was shoddy information on Trump and his associates. He was eventually told by the Central Intelligence Ag...More..