Earliest art belonged to Neanderthals, not humans, research says

The caves were already well known for prehistoric animal paintings, hand stencils, and symbolic art - patterns of lines, clubs, and dots - all done in red and black pigments . Louis who is an expert on early humans. The results of the study add to... More..

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BJP aims for workable majority in Rajya Sabha
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

BJP aims for workable majority in Rajya Sabha

These Rajya Sabha polls could reduce the Congress party's tally by a few more seats. "The party may not repeat any of these names and may pick up a young face for Rajya Sabha", confided a senior party leader....More..

Police version on killings of policemen in Kashmir
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Police version on killings of policemen in Kashmir

Director General of Police SP Vaid condoled the Constable's death in a tweet. The shrine was gutted and the entire township was razed in a gunfight in 1995. Government forces have sealed the area to nab the m...More..

Pak violates ceasefire in Jammu & Kashmir
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Pak violates ceasefire in Jammu & Kashmir

Deputy Commissioner, Baramulla, Nasir Naqash confirmed hearing about the announcements from the Pakistan side. The firing started at 11.50 on Saturday morning is still continuing along the Loc. Tilawari vill...More..

Trump says security clearance process is actually too rigorous
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Trump says security clearance process is actually too rigorous

Kelly", Trump said during a news conference with Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Friday afternoon. I will let the general, who is right here, make that call. Jared Kushner looks for security cle...More..

Barnaby Joyce has resigned as Deputy Prime Minister
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Barnaby Joyce has resigned as Deputy Prime Minister

Joyce, whose National Party rules alongside Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's Liberals, has been front-page news in Australia for two weeks since it emerged he had left his wife of 24 years for his younger fo...More..

Malcolm Turnbull's big plea to Donald Trump
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Malcolm Turnbull's big plea to Donald Trump

During the meeting the two leaders also agreed to expand economic ties and reaffirmed strong security cooperation in Afghanistan and in the fight against the Islamic State ( Daesh ) terrorist group, according ...More..

Russian Federation joins UN Security Council to demand Syria ceasefire
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Russian Federation joins UN Security Council to demand Syria ceasefire

A surge of rocket fire, shelling and air strikes has killed over 500 people since Sunday night, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. Syria's conflict, which has killed more than 400,000 people an...More..

Passengers flee horror ferry explosion on party boat at popular Brit resort
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Passengers flee horror ferry explosion on party boat at popular Brit resort

Some reports say it may have occurred as a result of gas accumulation. The municipal government said in a statement that 20 of the wounded are Mexicans and five were foreign tourists and all were either insid...More..

Work on TAPI gas pipeline starts in Afghanistan's Herat province
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Work on TAPI gas pipeline starts in Afghanistan's Herat province

Calling diversification of gas deliveries an "important part of politics", Mr Berdimuhamedov said work on the Turkmen section of the pipeline was still under way. A Pakistani cultural troupe performed at the oc...More..

Pakistan in denial mode after inclusion into 'terror' list
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Pakistan in denial mode after inclusion into 'terror' list

The meeting concluded Friday, February 23, without any explicit measures announced against Pakistan with respect to terrorism financing. The list now features nine countries Ethiopia, Yemen, Iraq, Syria, Se...More..

Manafort says he doesn't understand why Gates pleaded guilty
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Manafort says he doesn't understand why Gates pleaded guilty

In the statement , Manafort maintained his innocence and said that he had hoped Gates would have had the "strength" to fight the charges against them at trial. Mueller has secured guilty pleas on related charg...More..

International Mother Language Day: Promoting and Celebrating Linguistic and Cultural Diversity
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

International Mother Language Day: Promoting and Celebrating Linguistic and Cultural Diversity

The year 2008 was also celebrated as the worldwide year of languages. President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko wrote this on his Facebook page on the occasion of the International Mother Language Day . We all l...More..

Pension cuts protest sees lecturers and staff picketing outside Bangor University
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Pension cuts protest sees lecturers and staff picketing outside Bangor University

And some are demanding financial compensation. Speaking to the BBC , a student from the University of St Andrews said: "I really don't fancy pushing past lecturers who are losing tens of thousands of pounds ...More..

Missouri governor indicted on felony invasion of privacy charge
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Missouri governor indicted on felony invasion of privacy charge

Louis and our state to have confidence in their leaders", Gardner said in a statement. About 3:45 p.m., on the first floor of the Carnahan Courthouse in downtown St. Officials later confirmed Greitens was ...More..

by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Brrrrr: 'Beast from the East' set to plunge temperatures below freezing

The latest Met Office forecast said: "Through the rest of the week it will remain cold with an increased risk of ice, frost and snow showers". There's also likely to be some snow forecast, primarily for easte...More..

Ricky Skaggs Bids Farewell to Longtime Friend Billy Graham
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Ricky Skaggs Bids Farewell to Longtime Friend Billy Graham

Graham was the son of a dairy farmer in North Carolina. Billy Graham is survived by three daughters, two sons, 19 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren. A song of humble gratitude, not lamentation,...More..

Zimbabwe opposition prepares for election
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Zimbabwe opposition prepares for election

The 65-year old Tsvangirai, died Wednesday in South Africa after a long battle with cancer. "When we write the history of this country we can not leave out the participation and role that the former prime min...More..

Remnants of Tropical Cyclone Gita Bring Heavy Rain, Flooding to New Zealand
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Remnants of Tropical Cyclone Gita Bring Heavy Rain, Flooding to New Zealand

They also met Tasman Mayor Richard Kempthorn and Nelson Mayor Rachel Reese. Numerous callouts were in Wellington/Kapiti, Tasman and Marlborough and Taranaki regions. "It was literally like a wall of water, we w...More..

Makkal Needhi Maiam (People's Justice Centre) will be Kamal Haasan's party
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Makkal Needhi Maiam (People's Justice Centre) will be Kamal Haasan's party

Because I don't have the money. They lack any fragrance and they fade away soon, he said. Haasan said Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu spoke to him last night and advised him to prepare...More..