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Tiger pounces on zookeeper in full view of horrified visitors

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The visitors had to call for an ambulance since there were no other zoo staff on sight. The big cat, called Typhoon, is reported to have sprung onto the keeper after the cage was left open while she was preparing food. Another witness called Natalia said: "My daughter and I went to the zoo and immediately to the cage where the tiger lives, but the sight was bad". Read More »

Idea of Independent Kashmir Unreal: Pakistan PM

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Abbasi further said that the idea of Azaad Kashmir is often floated around but it "has no reality", reported Geo TV. "Until Kashmir is resolved, Pak-India relations will remain tense". "Pakistan is a country fighting terror for the world... today we have to get rid of this menace and we are committed to fighting that menace". "It's a battle that Pakistan has won". Read More »

Kamal Haasan Announces a Whistleblower Mobile App

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I did not use the word terror, the word I used was "extreme", like some of my fans who love me", Kamal Haasan said. "Many speculating that today I will announce the political party". I am being called an atheist by believers but I am a rationalist". So we are looking at a longer time. He said, "Give me time for my manifesto and my policy as I need to work on it. Read More »

Concerns raised over lack of youth candidates on Ramaphosa slate

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Many of those present were brought in from other areas along the West Rand. Zuma reportedly decried leaders who used OR Tambo lectures to attack other leaders. Zuma said people had been accusing him of wrongdoing, but that there was nothing that he had done wrong. As the ANC's election nominations continue at branches across the country, the party's Women's League criticised a report claiming the party would probably split and the economy suffer if Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma is elected ... Read More »

TODAY'S FORECAST: Cloudy, chance of morning showers

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While most of the country is thinking about potential winter storms, November is part of the second season for severe thunderstorms, The Weather Channel reports. Low: 53. High: 69. TUESDAY: Partly to mostly cloudy, breezy, and cool. North wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. Wind gusts of sixty miles per hour or higher are likely over the crest of the Sierra. Read More »

Demonetisation was organised loot, says former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh

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Opposition parties are observing " black day " tomorrow. Along with demonetisation, GST has created a deep rooted feeling of tax terrorism among businessmen and has broken the back of small traders in the country, Singh added. Manmohan Singh lay low for over two years following the Congress-led coalition's defeat in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, before grabbing national and worldwide attention with his brief intervention in Parliament on the Bharatiya Janata Party-led government's decision ... Read More »

Russia Gate Saga Continues: Trump Adviser Page's Latest Revelations

Page also wrote that he had been provided "incredible insights and outreach" by Russian lawmakers and "senior members" of Russian President Vladimir Putin's administration during the trip. "I'm not going to say whether it was a lie or not", Feinstein said. Page requested that the committee make the transcript of his remarks public. Page characterized his July 2016 trip to Russia as a "private" trip and said his interactions with Russians were largely confined to the "man on the street", ... Read More »

Kabul TV station Shamshad stormed by gunmen

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Two or three gunmen then stormed the building. "They started throwing grenades and firing", Shamshad TV reporter Faisal Zaland, who escaped through a back door, told AFP. Further details were not immediately available. In May a BBC driver was among more than 150 people killed in a huge suicide bombing in the capital. Read More »

Nigerians 'sexually abused, murdered' at Mediterranean Sea

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Women are more likely to drown because they can not swim as well as men or because they sit on the lower levels of the vessels carrying them, away from life jackets, according to a 2012 study published in SAGE . Many migrants have reported violence, including torture and sexual abuse, by the gangs. In March this year, 128 migrants, comprising Nigerians and other West Africans, had died in the space of 20 days while crossing the sea, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said ... Read More »

Iranian 'fingers' cheating husband, flight lands in Chennai in tumult

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After de-boarding the family, the plane flew to Bali. Since there was no security issue and given the reasoning offered by the woman, authorities in Chennai kept the fa mily at the airport. And after dropping the couple at Chennai airport the Boeing 777 operating Qatar Airways' flight QR 962 continued its non-stop journey to Denpasar Bali. Read More »

2 officers injured, suspect in custody after police incident in Abbotsford

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Langley resident Marci Dauncey witnessed the police response, stating that police officers converged on the suspect and began shooting. There were several 911 calls made, and APD officers arrived and tried to arrest the suspect. The officer who gave his life today is a hero". "There are no outstanding public safety concerns at this time, however, we understandably are extremely busy and the area around Mt Lehman from Fraser Hwy to north of the Automall will be an investigative scene for ... Read More »

2017 set to be in top three hottest years

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In a provisional statement released today to mark the beginning of the COP23 climate summit in Bonn, the WMO issued a stark warning that the average global temperatures from January to September were approximately 1.1C above pre-industrial levels. Read More »

Man with sick plot to kill 'all white police'

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Monday. It lead agents on a chase around the city, until they found him an hour later at Lafayette Square, a public park located within the President's Park, directly north of the White House. Secret Service. The suspect, of Dallas, was taken into custody and charged with making felony threats. He also used his Facebook profile to show that he was at the White House on Monday. Read More »

Comey Sheds Pseudonym, Officially Joins 'the Twitterverse' With New Handle

Comey recieved attention last month for sending out tweets of a trip to Iowa under the cryptic former handle. Goodbye Iowa. On the road home. He's also started speaking in a political science course at Howard University - despite his convocation speech at the university getting derailed by protesters - and posting moody nature pictures on Twitter, promising to "tweet in useful ways". Read More »

Paradise Papers: Britain's tax authority to look at Queen's £10 million investment

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Ownership of the centre was subsequently transferred to a company in Guernsey. The firm supplies household goods, such as TVs and washing machines, at sky-high credit rates to consumers who can not access typical borrowing facilities. "I think the Queen herself would be completely shocked to find her advisers have used tax havens in which to invest their money and that her reputation has been sullied by the actions of the tax advisers". Read More »

Auto into school in Greenacre

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Two children suffered cardiac arrest and were rushed to The Children's Hospital at Westmead where they were treated. Those two young boys later died in hospital. The 52-year-old driver was uninjured and taken to hospital for mandatory blood and urine tests. "Obviously this is a very, very tragic event", the police local area commander said. Read More »

Seed In The NCAA Tournament

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The Ohio Valley Conference Champion Murray State Women's Soccer team will play at Tennessee this weekend in the NCAA Tournament. The University of Louisville will host the semifinals and final on Friday, Nov. Bemidji State finished the regular season unbeaten at 14-0-3 overall and 12-0-3 against NSIC opponents in an historic season for the program. Arizona posted a 2-2 tie versus No. Read More »

The Texas Shooting: Shooter May Not Have Been a Legal Possessor

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It's a sharp break from his predecessor, who over his eight-year presidency assumed an increasingly frustrated tone at lawmakers' inability to approve meaningful gun control legislation. Trump's is an approach that largely discounts the ability of legislators or the government to prevent the brutal killings that have now claimed hundreds of lives under his presidency. Read More »

Pentagon: Invasion Only Way to Destroy North Korea's Nuclear Arsenal

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In a letter to lawmakers, the Pentagon said that a full discussion of U.S. capabilities to "counter North Korea's ability to respond with a nuclear weapon and to eliminate" its nuclear weapons located in underground sites is best suited for a classified briefing, the Washington Post reported. Read More »

House GOP Weighs Repeal of Health Mandate in Tax Bill

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The Republican tax bill in the U.S. House of Representatives would deliver its biggest benefits to wealthy Americans, while raising taxes on over a quarter of taxpayers over 10 years, a think tank report said on Monday. "This is our moment to make transformational tax reform a reality", Brady said as his panel opened what promises to be a multiday session to amend the legislation and ultimately send it to the full House by week's end. Read More »

Bears TE Miller to return to Chicago area

The updates from Miller and the Bears would indicate that that is no longer a concern. Bears medical personnel, led by Dr. Mark Bowen, immediately identified the potential vascular damage, and Miller was rushed to University Medical Center in New Orleans, which has a level-one trauma center. Read More »

Briton kidnapped in Nigeria killed while three others freed

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The three other hostages, Alanna Carson and David and Shirley Donovan, were released after negotiations by British and Nigerian officials, Britain's Foreign Office has confirmed. The four Britons taken hostage had all been working for a medical charity in the town of Enekorogha. It is believed the group were taken at about 02:00 local time on 13 October, when suspected militants stormed a rural community they were living in. Read More »

NYPD cops quit after being charged with raping teenage girl

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The accusations against Mr. Hall, who joined the Police Department in July 2010, and Mr. Martins, who joined in July 2006, are some of the most explosive to have been leveled against police officers in New York City in decades. The detectives then stopped the van in Bay Ridge, about four miles from the park, in the opposite direction of where their team was located, and switched places, the complaint against them alleges. Read More »

President Trump strikes hard line against North Korea in Japan

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Asked by journalist Sharyl Attkisson, host of the "Full Measure" TV show, whether he would ever consider sitting down with "the dictator", Trump said he was holding meetings with numerous Asian leaders. In Tokyo today, the president called for Japanese automakers to build more cars in the U.S. It seems once again the president has displayed his embarrassing lack of knowledge about, well, everything - because Japanese automakers have been making cars in the US for decades. Read More »

Russian Lawyer Makes New Claim About Trump Tower Meeting

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Veselnitskaya took a four-page memo with her into the meeting, which lasted between 20 and 30 minutes. He allegedly added, "I understand our side may have messed up, but it'll take a long time to get to the bottom of it". Veselnitskaya had engineered the meeting by offering proof that Democratic donors had evaded USA taxes. Ziff Brothers Investments LLC invested in Russian Federation with Browder using offshore entities, Veselnitskaya has said. Read More »

Priti Patel rebuked for misleading account of Israel meetings

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The Labour Party has called for an inquiry into whether Patel broke the ministerial code. Ms Patel, MP for Witham in Essex, said she was proud of the role which Britain had played in "helping to make a homeland for the Jewish people" and said that the Balfour centenary should be celebrated with pride. Read More »

Only Way To Secure All North Korea Nukes Is US Ground Invasion

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Choi Sung-mok, chief of staff for the South Korean fleet said. The letter was sent from the US Defence Department regarding the prospects of war on the Korean peninsula in response form a request from 2 members of the US Congress seeking details regarding "expected casualty assessments in a conflict with North Korea " for US and allied forces in Japan, South Korea and Guam as well as civilians. Read More »

Fox News pulls the plug on Tom Steyer's pro-impeachment ad

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Steyer had bought time for seven more ads on Fox, but the network said it would not run them. Trump tweeted about "Wacky and Totally Unhinged Tom Steyer , who has been fighting me and my Make America Great Again agenda". The widely-viewed ad calling for the impeachment of President Donald Trump has been running nationwide for nearly two weeks. Four days later, according to a statement first provided to AdWeek, Fox stopped airing the ad. Read More »

Russian Lawyer: Trump Jr. Suggested Changing Law For Dirt On Clinton

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Veselnitskaya says she told Trump Jr. that two brothers had gained almost $1 billion from Russian investments and had allegedly evaded taxes on the money. The meeting was pitched to Trump Jr.by Rob Goldstone, a music publicist for the son of a wealthy Russian-Azerbaijani real estate developer with close ties to the Kremlin. Read More »

Stars turn out for Deepika Padukone's 'Padmavati' party

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She said in her letter that Khilji, who was a barbarian, desired Padmavati and that is why he destroyed Chittor. Secondly, neither Ranveer nor Shahid were meant to be present at the event. Also, Shahid Kapoor was out of town. The film starring actors Deepika Padukone , Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor has seen protests by some members of the Rajput community who have tried to stop the shooting and release of the movie. Read More »

Israel launches Blue Flag exercise

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IDF said in a statement said: "The goal of the Blue Flag training exercise is to simulate extreme combat scenarios and coalition flights as realistically as possible". In addition, this year's drill will include Germany, France and Italy for the first time since its inception in 2013. Israel also said "electronic warfare" will be used during the drills although did not expand upon this. Read More »

Dad found guilty of murdering adopted baby in Cardiff

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Matthew Scully-Hicks (31) had denied killing Elsie Scully-Hicks in May 2016, just two weeks after formally adopting her. Cardiff Crown Court furthermore was told that Scully-Hick had in messages to his husband, Craig, called their baby "a psycho", "the exorcist", and "Satan dressed up in a babygro". Read More »

Boris Johnson accused of imperiling jailed UK-Iranian woman

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Imprisoned charity worker's employer calls on British foreign secretary to correct his statement. Zaghari-Ratcliffe, who maintains her innocence, lost her appeal against the sentencing in April. She added: "His comments were both untrue and unhelpful to her case". Johnson told a parliamentary committee last week that Zaghari-Ratcliffe was "simply teaching people journalism as I understand it" when she was arrested at Tehran airport a year ago. Read More »

Trump Is A 'Blowhard — George HW Bush

He also said that he hardly knew anything about him, but that he was a blowhard. The Bushes bluntly assessed Trump in historian Mark Updegrove's new book, "The Last Republicans". Bush". The 43rd president decried "bullying and prejudice" in public life while defending open immigration and trade, two of the pillars of previous Republican administrations that have come under sustained attack by the new president. Read More »

Parties in college strike return to bargaining table

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The two sides returned to the bargaining table last Thursday for the first time since the strike began late on October 15. More than 12,000 faculty have been on strike since October 16. Union officials want a 50-50 ratio of full to part-time staff - a demand the council has said would boost its $750-million annual payroll by $250-million. Read More »

Name alcohol after women to boost sales, says Maharashtra Minister

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His disparaging remarks met with sharp criticism from activists and opposition leaders, following which a complaint was filed against the minister, reported ANI. AAP spokesperson Preeti Sharma-Menon demanded an "unconditional apology" from the Minister for insulting women and questioned whether boosting liquor sales was his "social responsibility". Read More »

30 children died in past 48 hours at BRD Medical College

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DK Shrivastava told that 15 children died in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) while 15 others took their last breath in the Paediatrics Intensive Care Unit (PICU) of the hospital. Samajwadi Party on Monday tore into the Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh Government over the tragic incident. Construction of a 500-bed encephalitis ward, the foundation stone of which was laid by former chief minister Akhilesh Yadav, has started. Read More »

Twitter is under fire for blocking bisexual search terms

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Twitter has provoked an outcry after blocking bisexual searches, days after it updated rules on adult material. Washington D.C. -based civil rights organization the Human Rights Campaign also reported problems with the search term "gay" on Twitter. Read More »

New Lamborghini Concept Teaser Previews The Aventador Successor

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With promises of a "sports vehicle of the future", and the brand's interest in alternative powertrains, we shouldn't be surprised if the concept features a plug-in hybrid powertrain - only the second outing of the sorts since the 2015 Asterion prototype that featured the plug-in hybrid V10 packing around 900 horsepower (671 kilowatts). Read More »

Blow For Ireland As Seani Maguire Ruled Out Both Denmark Games

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Derby defender Richard Keogh is expected to miss out after picking up a thigh injury at the weekend. They play the second leg at the Aviva Stadium next Tuesday. "It will be very tough and they'll be tough matches", he said. That game was the 26-year-old's first start since February and resulted in another injury to his hamstring with Everton manager David Unsworth saying that he would talk to Martin O'Neill about "what's best for club & player". Read More »

AK Steel Holding Corporation's (AKS) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at BMO Capital Markets

For the quarter, shares are performing at -23.41%. According to this momentum indicator, a reading below 30 suggests the stock is becoming oversold and that the recent downtrend may be about to reverse. It has a 29.16 P/E ratio. The company has managed to keep price to sales ratio of 6.09 against an industry average of 8.56. Moreover, Polaris Capital Management Llc has 1.85% invested in the company for 438,500 shares. Read More »

Nitish Kumar favours quotas in private sectors for backward classes

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Nitish's assertion comes a week after his Cabinet amended rules and made it mandatory for outsourced companies to follow the reservation policy adopted by the Bihar government . Nitish's statement may be good news for the backward classes, but it is most likely to be criticized by other people. Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi had said last week that the BJP was "fully in favour of reservation in outsourced services" and that the decision was taken "unanimously by the BJP-JD (U) ... Read More »

Refocused: Tennessee Titans 23, Baltimore Ravens 20

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The Tennessee Titans are interested only in stacking victories right now. They've also given up a bunch of points, ranking No. 26 in points allowed. Byard intercepted two passes Sunday in Tennessee's 23-20 victory over Baltimore, and now the safety has five interceptions combined in consecutive games to tie the National Football League mark also held by four others. Read More »