News: World

Sushma Swaraj slams Pakistan at SCO meet

Tuesday  11:15,   24 april 2018
MSN

Sushma Swaraj slams Pakistan at SCO meetWithout a direct reference to Pakistan, Sushma Swaraj said the world community together must "wipe-out this scourge from the face of the[...]

Police question Toronto van attack suspect after 10 people killed

Tuesday  10:35,   24 april 2018
Sky News

<p>Alek Minassian has been arrested after what appears to have been an intentional collision.</p>Another 15 people are believed to have been injured on the corner of Yonge Street and Finch Avenue, where the van mounted a pavement and mowed[...]

Major concern for elderly Chinese tourist, who suffers memory loss, missing in Dublin

Tuesday  10:21,   24 april 2018
Dublin Live

Major concern for elderly Chinese tourist, who suffers memory loss, missing in Dublin .78-year-old YanFun Sun is missing from Dun Laoghaire in Dublin since 8pm on Monday.Mr Sun was visiting his daughter in the coastal area and has not been seen[...]

What the papers say – April 24

Tuesday  10:15,   24 april 2018
Press Association

It’s a boy! Royal baby number three arrives – and the Windrush row rumbles on.Images of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, with Kate cradling the young prince in her arms, feature on nearly all the front[...]

Repeal mural painted over after complaints by regulator

Tuesday  10:15,   24 april 2018
Independent.ie

Repeal mural painted over after complaints by regulatorThe heart-shaped, red-and-white mural was designed by street artist Maser and has decorated the wall of the arts centre since early[...]

States like UP, Bihar holding India back: Amitabh Kant

Tuesday  10:10,   24 april 2018
Asian News International

States like UP, Bihar holding India back: Amitabh KantSpeaking at the first Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan Memorial Lecture at Jamia Millia Islamia University, Kant said, "Eastern part of India particularly states like Bihar, UP, Chattisgarh, MP, and[...]

Four-year-old Florida girl is fighting for her life after she accidentally swallowed pool water in a 'freak accident'

Tuesday  09:45,   24 april 2018
Daily Mail

Four-year-old Elianna Grace (pictured) is fighting for her life at a Florida hospital after she accidentally swallowed pool water in a 'freak accident' earlier this month.Elianna Grace was hospitalized last Wednesday just four days after she [...]

Alfie Evans clings to life after Alder Hey hospital 'removes life support' as his father says terminally-ill boy has been breathing on his own for NINE hours

Tuesday  09:40,   24 april 2018
Daily Mail

Terminally ill toddler Alfie Evans is clinging to life after his father announced on Monday night that his life support had been removed around 9pm.Tom Evans, 21, said his son's support was removed around 9pm on Monday night but the 23-month-old had [...]

Bihar BJP Lawmaker's Son Rahul Manjhi Arrested After He Was Caught Drinking

Tuesday  09:00,   24 april 2018
NDTV

Bihar BJP Lawmaker's Son Rahul Manjhi Arrested After He Was Caught DrinkingSince the ban on sale and consumption of liquor was imposed in Bihar two years ago, the police have actively been cracking down on violators. Last month, the state[...]

‘Cop deserves a medal’: Cool response from Toronto officer at tense standoff wins praise

Tuesday  07:35,   24 april 2018
Toronto Star

‘Cop deserves a medal’: Cool response from Toronto officer at tense standoff wins praiseThe bystander footage shows a man standing near a white van stopped on a sidewalk, with his outstretched arm pointing a dark object at an officer out in the[...]

Ball is in Britain’s court over next steps in Brexit talks – Brussels

Tuesday  07:05,   24 april 2018
Press Association

The Government must set out a clear vision for what it wants, EU chief negotiator says.All those involved “know where the EU stands” but “more clarity” is still needed from the UK, Michel Barnier[...]

Jodhpur Turns Fortress Ahead Of Verdict In Asaram Rape Case: 10 Points

Tuesday  06:40,   24 april 2018
NDTV

Jodhpur Turns Fortress Ahead Of Verdict In Asaram Rape Case: 10 PointsALSO WATCH: I forgive Jessica Lall's killer, sister[...]

Karaoke bar fire kills 18 in southern China

Tuesday  06:35,   24 april 2018
Sky News

A fire at a karaoke bar in Qingyuan City in southern China has killed 18 people and injured another five, according to the official Xinhua new agency. Police say arson is the most likely cause of the blaze at the three-storey building.The public[...]

Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush admitted to Houston hospital

Tuesday  06:05,   24 april 2018
Reuters

<p>Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush has been admitted to a Houston hospital after contracting an infection that spread to his blood, a family spokesman said on Monday.</p>Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush was admitted to a Houston[...]

Warm handshakes to border standoffs: Highs and lows in India, China ties

Tuesday  05:55,   24 april 2018
Hindustan Times

Warm handshakes to border standoffs: Highs and lows in India, China tiesBREAKTHROUGH, 1988–1997. Rajiv Gandhi’s state visit to China in 1988 opens door to ending a diplomatic freeze that goes back to the 1962 war. Chinese Premier Li Peng[...]