Saturday, 18 November 2017
Latest news
Home » World Media

World Media

Eduardo Nunez gets hugs, gets traded to Red Sox

perth_map

Mariners manager Scott Servais is hoping James Pazos' appearance in Tuesday night's extra-innings win over the Red Sox will be the start of another run of effectiveness for the 26-year-old reliever after a rough stretch this month. Making his third start since coming off the disabled list after almost three months following a dirt bike accident in Colorado on April 20, Bumgarner (1-4) was mostly sharp while quieting a potent Pittsburgh lineup and ending the Pirates' seven-game winning streak ... Read More »

North Korea and its plans of a nuclear strike

perth_map

North Korea has experienced other significant droughts (2012 and 2014) and floods (2006, 2007, 2012 and 2016) that affected food supplies but did not lead to widespread starvation. The intelligence agencies are closely monitoring the increasing threats from Pyongyang as many starts believing that North Korea has the ability to strike the U.S. Read More »

Hillary Clinton to release new book 'What Happened' about 2016 election

perth_map

In the introduction of the novel, Clinton writes: "In the past, for reasons I try to explain, I've often felt I had to be careful in public, like I was up on a wire without a net". Hillary Clinton and Simon & Schuseter announced the title for her memoir on the 2016 presidential election, and it's already available to pre-order two months before its release. Read More »

16-day-old baby abandoned in California parking lot, teen dad arrested

perth_map

Mitchell was involved in a hit-and-run crash in Fairfield later Monday and was apprehended by Fairfield police in that incident. The infant was flown to an Oakland hospital after the mall officials noticed abnormalities in the baby's eyes. "Store owner Karan Grewal's cameras capture it from the Mega Smoke Shop". He was taken to a hospital after he suffered a shoulder injury. "It looked like he may have had, his tongue was a little white like he just had a bottle recently". Read More »

Egypt's Sisi vows to keep up Qatar blockade

perth_map

Erdogan's government also took concrete steps to demonstrate its strong support to Doha in the wake of the crisis. The documentary comes amid an ongoing diplomatic crisis in the Gulf. The head of Qatar's National Human Rights Committee, Ali Bin Samikh al-Amarri, thanked delegates for "defending" Al- Jazeera , saying it was tantamount to "defending freedom of expression and the right to information". Read More »

Swiss police issue worldwide warrant for chainsaw attacker

perth_map

More than 100 police officers descended on Schaffhausen's old town on Monday amid reports that an unidentified male had launched a chainsaw attack on staff at a branch of insurance firm CSS. According to the agency, police have said the attack was not "a terrorist act". Wrousis has been previously registered as living in the southeastern Swiss state of Grabuenden. Read More »

Five injured in attack in Swiss town

perth_map

They say he wounded five people in a Swiss insurance office Monday in Schaffhausen . At a news conference later on police Major Ravi Landolt said that while the assault was not an act of terror, it was not random either. Reuters reported Swiss health insurer CSS said tehre is no information on the suspect's possible link to the company. Police say the 51-year-old, who lives in the woods, is unsafe and believed to be still armed with the chainsaw. Read More »

IIFL Holdings Q1 net jumps 44 pc to Rs 198 cr

perth_map

Total income rose to Rs 22,185.38 crore during the quarter under review, up 14.81 per cent against Rs 19,322.63 crore in the same period previous year, HDFC Bank said in a BSE filing. Enhanced specific loan loss provisions towards non-performing agricultural advances arising from loan waiver announced in some states tempered profit growth. Read More »

Sri Lankan Navy rescues two more elephants from drowning

perth_map

The Sri Lankan Navy had rescued another elephant in a similar predicament on July 11. The elephant apparently was washed into mid-sea after being caught in the current. The rescue operation that lasted for five hours was carried out by Navy personnel of the Eastern Naval Command. . The elephants were swept out to sea by strong currents after they were knocked down while wading in a lagoon. Read More »

Mandela book withdrawn after outrage from widow

perth_map

No representative of the Mandela family was available for comment. He said the SA National Defence Force's (SANDF) policy on patient-doctor confidentiality was in force. "All parties who needed to be consulted were consulted". The surgeon also gave chilling details about Mandela's health condition during his last days. Read More »

Gas Prices Increase Nationally This Week

perth_map

Gas prices are beginning to move higher again after they rose in the spring, and then dropped in June. By contrast, Decatur has the cheapest gas, at a price of $2.12 per gallon. That's about 15.5 cents higher than this time previous year. Across the border in MA, gas prices are up by three cents. Motorists can enjoy another dip in gas prices in Las Vegas. Read More »

Not sure, whether they're alive

perth_map

India Today, an Indian TV news channel, reported from Iraq that the prison was demolished by the Islamic State group. Apart from Sushma Swaraj , al-Jaafari met Vice President Hamid Ansari and Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan. Read More »

Venezuela's violinist protestor injured again — Nicolas Maduro

perth_map

Also on Saturday, the government's intelligence service arrested Angel Zerpa, one of 13 sworn in as supreme court magistrates by the opposition in defiance of the government, opposition leaders said. President Donald Trump to impose economic sanctions if the vote is not aborted. " They are not going to frighten me ", Arteaga said in a video he posted on Twitter . Read More »

Kevin Stewart Completes Hull City Move; Reflects on Liverpool Career

perth_map

Reds boss Jurgen Klopp has been a long time admirer of the Scotland worldwide Robertson, who will now provide competition to James Milner for the first choice left-back position next season. Within nine months of moving from Queen's Park in Scottish League Two to Premiership side Dundee United , Robertson made his Scotland debut as a 19-year-old. Read More »

Showers and thunderstorms firing up — Saturday afternoon

perth_map

A heat advisory is in effect today and another advisory will be issued for tomorrow for similar temperatures. The 12Z model runs are showing lower heights, a slightly more unstable airmass and a better coverage of scattered showers and storms on these two days. Read More »

Iowa license plate found on tractor-trailer smuggling immigrants

perth_map

Of those survivors, at least 20 people were in extremely critical or serious condition and the others had lesser injuries. San Antonio Fire Chief Charles Hood said firefighters arrived at the scene at 12:26 a.m.and started removing individuals from the truck, which had no working air conditioning. Read More »

Kushner Companies Still Using White House Connection to Stir Chinese Interest

perth_map

In an updated disclosure form released on Friday, Kushner added more than 70 personal assets . Michael Gibson, and EB-5 investment advisor, told CNN that the firms working with Kushner Companies want to use Jared Kushner's name in their promotions because Chinese investors have more confidence in projects they think are backed by high-level government officials. Read More »