News: World

Nipah mystery deepens as lab report rules out bats as prime cause of infection

Saturday  05:25,   26 may 2018
hindustantimes

Nipah mystery deepens as lab report rules out bats as prime cause of infectionWorried health officials have now decided to examine the travel history of Mohamed Sadiq, the first to die from the Moosa family which lost four members to the virus. He[...]

Woman Allegedly Gang Raped In Front Of Boyfriend At South Goa Beach

Saturday  04:50,   26 may 2018
ndtv

Woman Allegedly Gang Raped In Front Of Boyfriend At South Goa BeachThe incident happened at Sernabhatim beach on Thursday night and no one has been arrested so[...]

Uttarakhand: Sikh cop saves Muslim youth from assault on temple premises

Saturday  04:45,   26 may 2018
msn

Uttarakhand: Sikh cop saves Muslim youth from assault on temple premisesAn Uttarakhand policeman has been commended by his seniors for intervening and rescuing a youth from the Muslim community from being assaulted by a group of people from radical[...]

Delhi’s drinking age too high? Court will decide

Saturday  04:45,   26 may 2018
hindustantimes

Delhi’s drinking age too high? Court will decideA bench comprising acting chief justice Gita Mittal and justice C Hari Shankar sought to know the stand of the Delhi government’s excise department on the public interest litigation brought by Kush[...]

Hanuman was world’s first tribal leader, says Rajasthan BJP MLA

Saturday  04:40,   26 may 2018
hindustantimes

Hanuman was world’s first tribal leader, says Rajasthan BJP MLA“World’s first tribal leader was Hanuman ji. First saint among the adivasis was Hanuman ji. When Lord Ram was on his way from Chitrakoot to the southern part of the country for the[...]

These Birds Make Their Own Citrus-Scented Cologne

Saturday  03:20,   26 may 2018
nationalgeographic

The sexiest male crested auklets have large head feathers and a strong tangerine smell, a new study finds.A nearby colony of lovesick crested auklets are the culprits: Males produce a citrus odor to attract females. And as new research in Behavioral [...]

Harvey Weinstein carried a book about a disgraced filmmaker to turn himself in, because of course

Saturday  02:55,   26 may 2018
nydailynews

Disgraced movie producer Harvey Weinstein is getting booked with books. The Hollywood mogul surrendered to authorities Friday morning on charges he sexually assaulted and raped at least two women. He entered the 1st Precinct in lower Manhattan just[...]

Boy (13) charged with murder of Ana Kriegel (14)

Saturday  01:50,   26 may 2018
independent.ie

Boy (13) charged with murder of Ana Kriegel (14)The schoolgirl’s body was found at a derelict farmhouse in Lucan on Thursday of last week, three days after she was reported[...]

Ireland on course to vote an overwhelming 'Yes' in abortion referendum - exit poll

Saturday  01:10,   26 may 2018
independent.ie

Ireland is on course to legalise abortion after a massive turnout of young people seeking to repeal the Eighth Amendment.The poll, conducted for The Irish Times by Ipsos/MRBI, suggests that the margin of victory for the 'Yes' side will be 68pc to[...]

Abortion referendum Ireland: Voting ends as estimated 60% of Irish people go to polls to repeal or keep Eighth Amendment

Saturday  00:45,   26 may 2018
msn

Fine weather and a contentious issues that many wanted their say on meant that Friday's turnout was one of the largest ever for a referendum , possibly equalling or even surpassing the massive turnout of just under 62% for the marriage equality[...]

Putin says will step down as president after term expires in 2024

Friday  22:30,   25 may 2018
reuters

Vladimir Putin said on Friday he would respect the Russian constitution which bans anyone from serving two consecutive presidential terms, meaning he will step down from his post in 2024 when his current term expires. His remarks, made to reporters[...]

Harvey Weinstein charged in sexual assault cases as NYPD thanks ‘brave survivors’ for seeking justice

Friday  20:11,   25 may 2018
washingtonpost

Harvey Weinstein arrived at a Manhattan police station on Friday morning.Harvey Weinstein was arrested and charged with rape and other abuse charges Friday, months after allegations of sexual violence and harassment toppled the once-powerful[...]

Meghan's tribute to home in coat of arms design

Friday  20:11,   25 may 2018
news.sky

The coat of arms for the Duchess of Sussex features nods to her California upbringing, such as the state's flower and golden rays of sunshine. Meghan worked with the College of Arms in London to come up with design, which was later approved by[...]

Putin says Russian missile did not bring down flight MH17

Friday  19:55,   25 may 2018
reuters

President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that a Russian army missile did not bring down Malaysia Airlines Flight over eastern Ukraine in 2014, rebuffing Dutch investigators who concluded that a Russian missile system was used in the attack. The[...]

NDA to get 274 seats, Modi still first choice for PM in Mood of the Nation poll

Friday  19:38,   25 may 2018
indiatoday.in

NDA to get 274 seats, Modi still first choice for PM in Mood of the Nation pollThe NDA is expected to win 274 of 543 Lok Sabha seats as per the prevailing mood of the voters in the country, the CSDS-Lokniti survey said. The NDA had won 323 seats in[...]