South Africa's Zuma Survives Another No Confidence Vote

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi, his deputy Joe Phaahla and axed tourism minister Derek Hanekom spoke out in support of Netshitenzhe's motion. ANC spokesman Zizi Kodwa didn't answer calls seeking comment. "The opposition forces are very clear about ... More..

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Bombing in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 90, wounds scores

The Afghan president, Ashraf Ghani, condemned the attack. Nine Afghan security guards at the United States embassy also died as well as another guard at the German equivalent. "Heavily-loaded vehicles are check...More..

Health and Summer Safety: Tick Bite Tips
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Health and Summer Safety: Tick Bite Tips

About 300,000 cases of Lyme disease are diagnosed annually in the United States. While Powassan is still very rare, it is too early to predict if Powassan is becoming more prevalent. Tamson Yeh of Cornell Coope...More..

Emanuel Calls Reported US Withdrawal From Paris Accord 'Alarming'
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Emanuel Calls Reported US Withdrawal From Paris Accord 'Alarming'

He is due to decide the USA stance soon. But a French official, speaking anonymously to describe the two men's conversation, indicted Trump offered few signs he was ready to remain in the Paris agreement . Pea...More..

Biden: Paris deal 'best way to protect' United States leadership
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Biden: Paris deal 'best way to protect' United States leadership

It was the first legally binding global climate deal. A withdrawal would put the United States in league with Syria and Nicaragua as the world's only non-participants in the Paris agreement. "It's definitely ...More..

Tesla's Musk: I'll dump Trump if U.S. dumps Paris climate deal
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Tesla's Musk: I'll dump Trump if U.S. dumps Paris climate deal

A source briefed on the decision told Reuters that Trump has chose to follow through on his campaign pledge to pull the United States out of the Paris accord, a move created to help boost domestic energy produc...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Duterte says he 'will not talk to terrorists'

Duterte said its exiled leadership would be arrested if they came back to the Philippines. . Bishop Edwin de la Peña y Angot, Prelate of Marawi , told CBCP News that he was not home at the time of the att...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

President scolds fellow North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders

When Donald Trump barged past the leader of Nato's next member to bask in the media spotlight at the alliance's summit, footage of the incident soon flooded the Internet. Just hours after Trump met with Tus...More..

Jack no longer most popular boy's name
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Jack no longer most popular boy's name

In Leitrim the most popular names are Thomas and Emily while in Sligo Jack, James, Ryan and Emily are the most popular. Jack has held on to second place in the overall figures. The name Muhammad has seen the bi...More..

Manipur 10th Result will not release Today on May 31
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Manipur 10th Result will not release Today on May 31

The board had conducted the examinations from March 17 to April 4 for regular and external students in the state. As reported by Moneycontrol , the results are unlikely to be declared today. The Manipur Boar...More..

'Sin City' TV Show Coming From Former 'Walking Dead' Showrunner
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

'Sin City' TV Show Coming From Former 'Walking Dead' Showrunner

Deadline is reporting that TWC/Dimension is developing a TV reboot of Frank Miller's iconic comic series. Networks have apparently begun to circle the hot project, which is meant to be a "far departure f...More..

Trump to pull USA out of Paris climate accord
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump to pull USA out of Paris climate accord

For his part, Trump tweeted only that he would be announcing his decision regarding the treaty "over the next few days". Trump, who has previously called global warming a hoax , came under concerted pres...More..

Tory pupil breakfasts 'a thimble of Rice Krispies', says Jeremy Corbyn
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Tory pupil breakfasts 'a thimble of Rice Krispies', says Jeremy Corbyn

The Labour leader made his scathing criticism of the proposals, which would see free school lunches for infants scrapped, as part of a broadside against the Conservatives on schools and the NHS . She replied...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Sri Lanka mudslide deaths reach 151

The Disaster Management Centre (DMC) said 104 people are still missing while 88 remain in hospital. Nearly half a million people have had to abandon their homes after the island suffered its worst flooding ...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

General Election: Conservatives still sitting pretty despite recent labour gains

When asked whether he would contemplate a scenario where Britain failed to strike an arrangement with the rest of the bloc, Jeremy Corbyn said: "There's going to be a deal". When May was asked about her decis...More..

Stronger Tobacco-control Measures Vital, WHO Warns
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Stronger Tobacco-control Measures Vital, WHO Warns

Bendigo Health is encouraging its staff to give up in June, helping them along the way by offering employees nicotine replacement therapy and support consultations. EU Health Commissioner Vytennis Andrukatis ca...More..

Minimum wage is going up to $15 an hour in Ontario
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Minimum wage is going up to $15 an hour in Ontario

In addition, EPI points out that low-wage workers tend to spend bonuses and raises and would put these additional funds right back into the economy. Employees that receive tips, however, often make above the mi...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Iranian Ambassador in Afghanistan Not Injured in Kabul Blast

More than one third of the country is outside government control. German Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Adebahr said the Kabul embassy would remain closed until further notice and that local staff wer...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

ICC Champions Trophy: Bangladesh have improved, Mashrafe Mortaza warns England

But, one can never ignore the potential of De Villiers to play in big matches, he is still the No.1 ODI batsman according to ICC ODI Batsmen Rankings. "The best guess here is for an England-Australia final". ...More..

Morgan sees South Africa rout as timely lesson for England
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Morgan sees South Africa rout as timely lesson for England

But even if the dashing 26-year-old, who has an ODI strike-rate of over 102 but an average of 36, does not come good against the Tigers, Morgan is determined to stick with him. Asked if Roy's place would be und...More..

Trump poised to pull USA out of Paris climate accord
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Trump poised to pull USA out of Paris climate accord

The decision to withdraw from the agreement runs against the forceful advice of many of Trump's advisors, as well as allied countries involved in the agreement . A White House representative didn't immediate...More..

Champions Trophy 2017 team guide and prediction
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Champions Trophy 2017 team guide and prediction

Bangladesh came to bat next and they did not recover right from the early collapse since wickets were falling at regular intervals with Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Umesh Yadav taking 3 wickets each and the pair gave...More..

Drug overdose deaths in B.C. rise to 488 for 2017
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Drug overdose deaths in B.C. rise to 488 for 2017

At 145, the Fraser Health Authority experienced the second highest illicit drug overdose deaths in B.C. There have now been 488 people this year that have succumbed to a drug overdose, with over half of those...More..

SNP manifesto: What it says and what it means
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

SNP manifesto: What it says and what it means

But with the U.K.as a whole opting for Brexit , Sturgeon has been pushing for another independence vote after the negotiations with the European Union are completed. We increased the number of seats we won t...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) Analyst's Long Term Pick

First Command Financial Services Inc. raised its position in shares of AbbVie by 6.8% in the first quarter. The firm owned 190,342 shares of the company's stock after selling 10,986 shares during the period. Da...More..

Ayo Fayose tells President Buhari: Resign if you love Nigeria,
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Ayo Fayose tells President Buhari: Resign if you love Nigeria,

Addressing journalists in Lagos on Tuesday, the Ekiti State Governor took a swipe at the Federal Government's anti-corruption war. Reacting on the matter on a programme in Channels TV , Special Adviser to Pr...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

British PM May could lose majority in June 8 election: YouGov projection

It is hard to say, with any study merely a guide ahead of the big day. YouGov's model draws on the data collected from around 50,000 panellists quizzed on their voting intention over the course of a week ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Tobacco kills over 7 million every year, scars environment

Tobacco is a deadly habit, and nicotine is even more addictive than cocaine. The event was hosted by the World Health Organisation, the European Respiratory Society and the European Network for Smoking and...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

SNP election win in Scotland would reinforce mandate for indyref2: Nicola Sturgeon

Approval ratings for the party leaders signal Prime Minister Theresa May being more unpopular than UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn . A new poll suggests the SNP could lose six seats at the general electio...More..

Plastic surgery clinics hacked; 25000 photos, data online
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Plastic surgery clinics hacked; 25000 photos, data online

A hacking group called Tsar Team, who broke into its servers earlier this year, is now demanding ransom from clients in Germany, Denmark, Norway, the United Kingdom and other European Union countries. "Clients,...More..