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Hurricane Iota now a Category 5 storm near Central America

Hurricane Iota now a Category 5 storm near Central America

A life-threatening storm surge will raise water levels by as much as 15 to 20 feet above normal tide levels in areas of onshore winds along the coast of Nicaragua and Honduras. Authorities said 83,000...

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Judge rejects Trump limits on 'Dreamer' immigration programme

Judge rejects Trump limits on 'Dreamer' immigration programme

Trump cut too many corners in trying to nix the program altogether, Mr. Wolf released a new policy trying to limit DACA, blocking any new applications and limiting renewals to just a year - half the t...

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Russian vaccine arrives in India for human clinical trial

Russian vaccine arrives in India for human clinical trial

He said the NPRA will ensure that a vaccine passes the stipulated strict conditions, covering its safety and effectiveness through data on the clinical trial that was conducted. The ethics committee o...

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Hungary and Poland block European Union draft budget

Hungary and Poland block European Union draft budget

Hungary and Poland have been criticised for violating democratic standards enshrined in the EU's founding treaty. The EU is now investigating both countries for undermining the independence of co...

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Israelis Conduct Airstrikes in Gaza After Hamas Rocket Attack

Israelis Conduct Airstrikes in Gaza After Hamas Rocket Attack

The military said the rockets landed in open areas. The security establishment estimates that Hamas had not changed its goal to prevent deterioration into a new humanitarian crisis by maintaining pe...

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Turkey's Erdogan says Cyprus made up of 'two separate states'

Turkey's Erdogan says Cyprus made up of 'two separate states'

Turkey is the only country in the world that recognizes the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) and last week Erdogan said his visit would underline Ankara's solidarity with the region. Cyprus ...

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Azerbaijan extends Armenian pullout deadline from disputed area on humanitarian grounds

Azerbaijan extends Armenian pullout deadline from disputed area on humanitarian grounds

The Moscow-brokered ceasefire deal provides for almost 2,000 Russian peacekeepers to be deployed in Nagorno-Karabakh, an ethnic Armenian-majority region which proclaimed independence from Baku in 1991...

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Merino resigns as Peru president after five days in power

Merino resigns as Peru president after five days in power

In a short televised address, Manuel Merino said Congress acted within the law when he was sworn into office as chief of state Tuesday, despite protesters' allegations that legislators had staged a ...

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World's largest free trade agreement signed in coup for China

World's largest free trade agreement signed in coup for China

India was one of the original 16 participating countries of the RCEP but had withdrawn in 2019 over several reasons, of which one was Chinese goods flooding the Indian market. "The joint statement a...

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Rainfall, wind warnings issued by Environment Canada

Rainfall, wind warnings issued by Environment Canada

A strengthening low pressure system is forecast to track across northeastern Ontario Sunday with winds strengthening throughout the day. Gusts are expected to reach 70 to 80 kilometres an hour, and ...

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Trump's 'extraordinary revenge plan' after Fox News' election call

Trump's 'extraordinary revenge plan' after Fox News' election call

Donald Trump has unleashed condemnatory tweets Fox News , Accusing the network of forgetting "what made them successful and what they got". The Journal reports that Newsmax's average primeti...

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China Finally Recognises Biden Victory Over Trump

China Finally Recognises Biden Victory Over Trump

Noting that key to the development of the Chinese military , intelligence, and other security apparatuses is the country's large, ostensibly private economy, Trump said that through the national st...

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Two Australian Test stars forced into COVID isolation

Two Australian Test stars forced into COVID isolation

Under Western Australia's newly relaxed rules, only travellers from Victoria and NSW will have to self-isolate and have a coronavirus test on day 11. So abrupt were the new measures, one Qantas flig...

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378 new confirmed cases of Covid and one death

378 new confirmed cases of Covid and one death

There are now 18 patients at the alternate care facility set up at Wisconsin State Fair Park. The World Health Organisation's coronavirus dashboard yesterday showed a record daily number of new Co...

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Violent clashes spark mayhem in Washington as Trump supporters brawl with others

Violent clashes spark mayhem in Washington as Trump supporters brawl with others

Numerous marchers had taken their cue from a president unrelenting in his assertion that he won an election he actually lost. Trump's motorcade also passed by the demonstration on Saturday morning...

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High winds knock out power for more than 140K MI homes

High winds knock out power for more than 140K MI homes

DTE Energy reported 108,755 customers without power Sunday afternoon while Consumers Energy reported 35,910 customers affected. More than 26,000 people across the Tri-State are without power Sunday ...

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China finds coronavirus on frozen meat, packaging from Latin America, New Zealand

China finds coronavirus on frozen meat, packaging from Latin America, New Zealand

They entered through ports in Shanghai, it said, without naming the companies that shipped the products to China. China is now increasing its testing on certain frozen foods after it had repeatedl...

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Trump backtracks on acknowledging Biden win

Trump backtracks on acknowledging Biden win

As it stands, Joe Biden has 306 Electoral Votes while Trump has 232. Mr Trump earned the same number of electoral votes in 2016 over Mrs Hillary Clinton, a victory he has called a "landslide" desp...

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Iranian opposition figure Mousavi tests positive for COVID

Iranian opposition figure Mousavi tests positive for COVID

The statement didn't say how long Johnson planned to isolate, but United Kingdom health authorities' guidance is that anyone contacted by Test and Trace should quarantine for 14 days. The PM almost di...

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Trump Wants to Start Digital Media Channel to Destroy Fox News

Trump Wants to Start Digital Media Channel to Destroy Fox News

President Donald Trump is considering launching a digital media company to challenge Fox News' supremacy among right-wing viewers, according to a report published at Axios on Thursday. Fox New...

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Joe Biden has chosen a White House chief of staff

Joe Biden has chosen a White House chief of staff

Christopher Whipple, author of the much-acclaimed "The Gatekeepers: How the White House Chiefs of Staff Define Every Presidency", had a slightly different take on Klain. Klain and Biden had previously...

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Joe Biden speaks to Republican officials after his victory

Joe Biden speaks to Republican officials after his victory

Klain was mentioned as a possible replacement to Barack Obama's Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel, but instead left the White House in January 2011 for a job in the private sector. In the same statement, Mr...

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Shipwreck off Libyan coast leaves 74 migrants dead

Shipwreck off Libyan coast leaves 74 migrants dead

In the first incident in which at least 74 died , a motorised rubber raft, crowded with more than 120 people, had left Khoms, Libya, on Wednesday, according to the International Organisation for Mig...

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French anti-jihadist force kills Al-Qaeda leader in Mali

French anti-jihadist force kills Al-Qaeda leader in Mali

Also Read | China Finally Congratulates Joe Biden, Kamala Harris for Their Victory in US Presidential Election . Ag Moussa, alias "Bamoussa", is 'believed responsible for several attacks against Ma...

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After Deepavali, toxic air in Delhi, many towns of north India

After Deepavali, toxic air in Delhi, many towns of north India

A layer of haze lingered over Delhi-NCR at night as people continued bursting firecrackers despite a ban, and calm winds allowing accumulation of pollutants. Kuldeep Srivastava, the head of the Indian...

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China says removal of HK lawmakers was ‘right medicine’

China says removal of HK lawmakers was ‘right medicine’

All the Hong Kong's opposition lawmakers on Wednesday resigned together in the protest of China top legislative body's resolution, Hong Kong Free Press reported. Hong Kong's autonomy was guarantee...

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The ex-president criticizes the new power, demonstrations throughout the country

The ex-president criticizes the new power, demonstrations throughout the country

Peru's social security institute and doctors said a 25-year-old man was apparently killed by gunshot wounds during the increasingly violent demonstrations against the sudden removal by congress of n...

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Russian and North Korean hackers attack Covid-19 vaccine makers,

Russian and North Korean hackers attack Covid-19 vaccine makers,

Microsoft says it has detected cyberattacks by hackers operating in Russian Federation and North Korea against seven companies working on COVID-19 treatments and vaccines. "And I say this at a time...

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Trump's Calls Cuomo's Bluff on vaccine distribution to NY

Trump's Calls Cuomo's Bluff on vaccine distribution to NY

Cuomo said he did not anticipate any major changes, while Murphy said "All options are on the table". Trump was referring to comments Cuomo made in September when he said that New York would put tog...

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Diwali 2020: Salman Khan, Prithviraj, Amitabh Bachchan and others send wishes

Diwali 2020: Salman Khan, Prithviraj, Amitabh Bachchan and others send wishes

How To Send Diwali WhatsApp Stickers On Android? After doing so, click on the sticker pack you want to download and download and share it. Fb-owned WhatsApp has developed a Diwali sticker as the ...

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New US defence chief tells troops 'time to come home'

New US defence chief tells troops 'time to come home'

Shortly before he was sacked, Esper reportedly sent a classified memo to the White House, warning against lowering troops levels any further because of conditions on the ground, including ongoing vi...

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Trump ramps up tussle with Andrew Cuomo over COVID-19 vaccine

Trump ramps up tussle with Andrew Cuomo over COVID-19 vaccine

And I know many, I know the people in NY very well, I know they want it. Governors from New Jersey, New York , Massachusetts, Connecticut, Vermont and Pennsylvania will consider additional regional...

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Turkmenistan President unveils 6-m-tall golden statue of his 'favorite dog'

Turkmenistan President unveils 6-m-tall golden statue of his 'favorite dog'

Six meters tall on a nine-meter-high plinth, the canine statue is in the middle of a busy roundabout, surrounded by a brand new housing development. The gilded statue, which towers over the streets ...

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China says it extends congratulations to Biden

China says it extends congratulations to Biden

NBC, CBS, ABC and CNN declared Biden the victor in the tight race with a lead of more than 11,000 ballots, giving him the state's 11 electoral votes. Choosing Klain is also likely to assuage some co...

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Over 100 ancient coffins unearthed in necropolis near Cairo

Over 100 ancient coffins unearthed in necropolis near Cairo

The sealed wooden coffins, unveiled on-site amid much fanfare, belonged to top officials of the Late Period and the Ptolemaic period of ancient Egypt. "Whenever we empty a burial shaft of sarcophagi, ...

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