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UNSC strongly condemns 'heinous and cowardly' terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka

UNSC strongly condemns 'heinous and cowardly' terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka

It also provided locations of Hashmi's younger brother and key operative Rilwan Hashmi and former Sri Lanka army soldier Badrudeen Mohammed Mohiudeen. Jacinda Ardern's office said the prime minister h...

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Twitter Profit Rises as Trump Demands 'Fairer' Social Media

Twitter Profit Rises as Trump Demands 'Fairer' Social Media

Twitter ($TWTR) reported first-quarter earnings Tuesday that crushed expectations, sending shares higher by more than 10 percent in early trading. Dorsey said the experimental app enables users "t...

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Lanka PM, President condemn coordinated bomb attacks, urge countrymen to unite

Lanka PM, President condemn coordinated bomb attacks, urge countrymen to unite

The Chinese Embassy has activated emergency response mechanism immediately after the incident, and embassy officials have visited the injured who were in hospital for treatment. "He came up to the top...

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Supreme Court to take up LGBT job discrimination cases

Supreme Court to take up LGBT job discrimination cases

Another case involves a funeral home employee who was sacked after disclosing that she was transitioning from male to female and dressed as a woman. In doing so, those judges agreed that Congress ...

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Indian PM votes in general election, calls for national security

Indian PM votes in general election, calls for national security

Earlier during the day, when the prime minister met her before casting his vote, she gave him a shawl, candies and a coconut and blessed him for his victory in the ongoing Lok Sabha polls. BJP Chief S...

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More 2020 Democrats Call for Impeaching President Trump

More 2020 Democrats Call for Impeaching President Trump

As Democrats remain divided about whether they should impeach Trump in the fallout of Mueller's report , they would consider the challenges that removing the president from office would entail. Des...

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MI man facing charges after allegedly shooting son in the face

MI man facing charges after allegedly shooting son in the face

The gun malfunctioned and did not fire, prompting him to flee. Doug said his daughter has not left her son's side since he was injured. "It was by some divine intervention that gun malfunctioned ...

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ISIS Claims Responsibility For Sri Lanka Bombings That Killed Over 300

ISIS Claims Responsibility For Sri Lanka Bombings That Killed Over 300

Eight Britons, ten Indians and nationals from Turkey, Australia, France, Japan and Portugal, were also killed, according to Sri Lankan officials and foreign governments. The confirmed global casualtie...

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Police Clear Extinction Rebellion Sit-In Protesters as Arrest Total Nears 1000

Police Clear Extinction Rebellion Sit-In Protesters as Arrest Total Nears 1000

Asked by the Press Association if he thought the Government would listen to their demands, Mr Packham said: "Well if they don't listen next week they'll listen next time, because we are not going away...

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Osundairo brothers sue Jussie Smollett's lawyers for defamation

Osundairo brothers sue Jussie Smollett's lawyers for defamation

Glandian's statements have caused considerable damage to Plaintiffs' careers, as they have lost talent agent contracts and career opportunities", the suit alleges. Instead, these statements were unnec...

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Police dog stuck by 200 porcupine quills during pursuit

Police dog stuck by 200 porcupine quills during pursuit

On Saturday, April 20, 2019, K-9 "Odin" was in the process of chasing down his 81st suspect in the OR county after the suspect ran from deputies. The sheriff's office posted photos of Odin in a ke...

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Trump to make state visit to United Kingdom in June - Buckingham Palace confirms

Trump to make state visit to United Kingdom in June - Buckingham Palace confirms

Although the visit does center around a joint celebration, protesters in the United Kingdom have promised to make Trump's trip to the United Kingdom as hard as possible, announcing Tuesday that the ...

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Graham goads Dems to proceed with Trump’s impeachment, as Pelosi urges caution

Graham goads Dems to proceed with Trump’s impeachment, as Pelosi urges caution

I guess that means that the Republican agenda is working. Jerry Nadler, chairman of the Judiciary Committee, mentioned the last president who was censured, Andrew Jackson, and noted the motion did not...

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Lindsey Graham Predicts House Dems' 'Stampede To Impeach' Trump

Lindsey Graham Predicts House Dems' 'Stampede To Impeach' Trump

He said Democrats would continue various investigations of Trump , including of his tax returns and financial dealings, but any quick move to impeachment could "truncate" those probes. Bernie San...

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24-year-old Wisconsin man wins Powerball jackpot

24-year-old Wisconsin man wins Powerball jackpot

As a victor now, I don't plan on playing anymore. "My dad cried lot", he added. Franco says he quit his job two days after finding out the big news. Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Robin Vos and state ...

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Mudslide kills 19 in Colombia

Mudslide kills 19 in Colombia

The landslide happened after days of torrential rains hit the region. At least 19 people were killed and 14 others were missing after a mudslide that buried eight houses early Sunday in southwestern...

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Bali hit by volcanic ash after Mount Agung erupts #AsiaNewsNetwork

Bali hit by volcanic ash after Mount Agung erupts #AsiaNewsNetwork

State-owned airport operator PT Angkasa Pura I (AP I) says the eruption of Mount Agung has not affected operations at I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport in Bali . Airport spokesman Arie Ahsanur...

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Complaint: Border militia leader planned assassinations of Hillary Clinton, Obama, Soros

Complaint: Border militia leader planned assassinations of Hillary Clinton, Obama, Soros

When the judge asked about any medical problems, Hopkins said, "Quite a few medical problems, sir". According to the Southern Poverty Law Center, Hopkins, using his pseudonym Horton, claims to have...

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Israel to Name New Golan Heights Community for Trump

Israel to Name New Golan Heights Community for Trump

In other words, the goal must be to try to bring people together and not just support one country, which is now run by a right-wing, dare I say, racist government", he added. It upended decades of U.S...

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Woman wakes from coma after 27 years

Woman wakes from coma after 27 years

A Middle Eastern woman who was left in a vegetative state following a vehicle crash has regained full consciousness after 28 years. She was transferred to London for treatment, but was returned to A...

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Trump holds meeting with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey at the White House

Twitter said advertising demand in the first quarter grew strongly, led by the US, where ad revenue rose by a quarter. Monthly active users were 330 million in the first quarter, Twitter said. ...

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Kushner: Mueller investigation damaged country more than Russian interference

Kushner: Mueller investigation damaged country more than Russian interference

That's why I'm running to become president of the United States. But it will!,' he added. In the aftermath of the release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation report, Sen. That i...

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Saudi Arabia executes 37 citizens for `adopting terrorist and extremist thinking`

Saudi Arabia executes 37 citizens for `adopting terrorist and extremist thinking`

Saudi Arabia's prosecution of Shiites, who have complained of discrimination in the kingdom, has aggravated the rivalry. Human Rights Watch said that the kingdom executed 139 people in 2018 based o...

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New IRA claims responsibility for North Ireland Journalist Lyra McKee's death

New IRA claims responsibility for North Ireland Journalist Lyra McKee's death

He said: "The sole and total responsibility for Lyra McKee's death lies with the organisation that sent someone out.with a gun into a built up urban environment that was densely populated at the t...

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Timeline: The Census Citizenship Question's Unusual Journey To The Supreme Court

Timeline: The Census Citizenship Question's Unusual Journey To The Supreme Court

Judges previously also ruled that asking whether people are citizens would violate the provision of the Constitution that calls for a count of the population, regardless of citizenship status, every 1...

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AirAsia X says Tokyo-KL flight delay caused by technical issue

AirAsia X says Tokyo-KL flight delay caused by technical issue

She said with "desperation" in their eyes, the child's parents offered their baby to her - she accepted and proceeded to read a prayer from the Quran. "I just wanted to hear the baby cry, that's all I...

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Girl (9) dies, boy (7) in serious condition after Galway collision

Girl (9) dies, boy (7) in serious condition after Galway collision

The nine-year-old girl was pronounced dead at the hospital shortly after the crash. The boy has been transferred to Dublin, where he was in a serious condition last night. The road remains closed whil...

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Senior US, Russian officials discuss N.Korea

Senior US, Russian officials discuss N.Korea

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has overseen the test-firing of a new "tactical guided weapon", the country's official media said Thursday, amid stalled denuclearization talks with the United States...

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Tory voters 'disgusted' with Theresa May over Brexit, Nigel Farage says

Tory voters 'disgusted' with Theresa May over Brexit, Nigel Farage says

Around 62 per cent of party members planned to vote for Nigel Farage's party if the European elections went ahead in the United Kingdom in May as expected, with only 23 per cent voting Conservative,...

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North Korea's Kim Jong Un Will Meet With Putin in Russia

North Korea's Kim Jong Un Will Meet With Putin in Russia

In the Bloomberg interview, Bolton said that for a third Trump-Kim summit to take place, "a real indication from North Korea that they've made the strategic decision to give up nuclear weapons", would...

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Black Teen Viciously Attacked By Florida Officer Accused Of Acting ‘Aggressive’

Black Teen Viciously Attacked By Florida Officer Accused Of Acting ‘Aggressive’

To think that could be my sons. A Florida police deputy who was caught on video slamming a teen's head in the ground, tried to justify the violent action in an arrest warrant affidavit , by blami...

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Sri Lanka attacks: Honeymooners and an MP's grandson among victims

Sri Lanka attacks: Honeymooners and an MP's grandson among victims

A prayer vigil for Sri Lanka will take place in Surrey's Holland Park on Monday after a series of devastating Easter Sunday bombings rocked the island nation. Questions over why the intelligence warni...

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Bernie Sanders made a stunning statement about the terrorist Boston bomber

Bernie Sanders made a stunning statement about the terrorist Boston bomber

Independent Vermont Senator and 2020 presidential candidate Bernie Sanders argued at his CNN town hall Monday night that voting rights are fundamental - "even for awful people" like the Boston Mar...

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Rahul Gandhi apologizes to the supreme court over 'Chowkidar chor hai' remark

Rahul Gandhi apologizes to the supreme court over 'Chowkidar chor hai' remark

Earlier, the apex court had sought an explanation from Congress chief over his remark that stated: "Supreme Court said chowkidar ne chori ke hai (Supreme Court said that chowkidar is involved in a the...

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Herman Cain pulls name from consideration for Federal Reserve Board, Trump says

Herman Cain pulls name from consideration for Federal Reserve Board, Trump says

In an email Monday afternoon, Moore dismissed his previous statements about women in sports as having been made in jest. He didn't immediately respond to a request for comment from The Epoch Times ...

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