• Bishop Franco held in Kerala nun rape case
Bishop Franco held in Kerala nun rape case

The 54-year old Mulakkal was arrested by Kerala police after intense interrogation here over the last three days. Bishop Franco Mulakkal , who has rejected the accusations, had written to the pope requesting he be temporarily relieved of his duties while an investigation was underway.

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  • Buy Kavanaugh classmate Mark Judge's book about Georgetown Prep for $550
Buy Kavanaugh classmate Mark Judge's book about Georgetown Prep for $550

When it comes to sales of Brett Kavanaugh classmate Mark Judge's book "God and Man at Georgetown Prep: How I Became a Catholic Despite 20 Years of Catholic Schooling", the expression appears to be true. "That's been a good thing for all of us". Judge, like Ford and Kavanaugh, has been invited to testify before senators at what is likely to be ...

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  • Death toll reaches 136 in Tanzania ferry disaster, scores feared missing
Death toll reaches 136 in Tanzania ferry disaster, scores feared missing

The disaster underlines the issue of unsafe overcrowding on ferries in the region. According to local media, the exact number of those on board was not known as the boat was believed to be carrying people beyond the stipulated capacity. Many are still missing, feared drowned. Anxious residents on Friday (local time) waited for any word of survi...

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  • Graham: 'Not going to ruin' Kavanaugh over Ford's accusation
Graham: 'Not going to ruin' Kavanaugh over Ford's accusation

A woman who made sexual assault allegations against Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee has agreed to give evidence to the Senate. The letter says Ford "accepts" the committee's request that in the coming week she would "provide her first-hand knowledge of Brett Kavanaugh's sexual misconduct".

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  • Elite Iranian soldiers killed in attack on military parade
Elite Iranian soldiers killed in attack on military parade

But the state media reported that a separatist group called Al-Ahwaz, affiliated to the Saudi Arabia regime, has accepted responsibility in a message on social media. its rejection of American dependency politics", the statement claimed. The attack came four months after President Donald Trump withdrew from the 2015 Iranian nuclear deal, ...

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  • Latest deadline looms for Kavanaugh accuser
Latest deadline looms for Kavanaugh accuser

A woman who has accused US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault has agreed to testify before a Senate panel next week but details of her appearance have not been finalized, her lawyers said on Saturday. Grassley had said earlier that the panel would vote on Kavanaugh's confirmation on Monday unless a deal was reached with F...

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  • Infants, 2 Adults Stabbed at Daycare, Female Suspect in Custody
Infants, 2 Adults Stabbed at Daycare, Female Suspect in Custody

They also discovered a 20-day-old girl with cuts to her lip, chin and ear. The woman also stabbed a 31-year-old man, believed to be the father of one of the children, and a woman in her 30s at the overnight nursery, known as Mei Xin Care.

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  • Brexit: Theresa May promises 'no second referendum'
Brexit: Theresa May promises 'no second referendum'

But Mr Tusk dashed any hopes of a reprieve, saying after a working lunch to discuss the UK's plans: " Everybody shared the view that while there are positive elements in the Chequers proposal, the suggested framework for economic co-operation will not work, not least because it is undermining the single market ".

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  • Texan running 3-D printed guns company arrested in Taiwan
Texan running 3-D printed guns company arrested in Taiwan

While Taiwan has no formal extradition treaty with the US, and Wilson was not said to have been doing anything directly criminal in Taiwan, the press there reports that he was arrested without incident because the USA had revoked his passport, making his mere presence in Taiwan illegal.

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  • Schumer reacts to NY Times story on Rosenstein
Schumer reacts to NY Times story on Rosenstein

Rosenstein has been a frequent punching bag for Trump supporters for appointing Special Counsel Robert Mueller in May 2017 to take over a federal probe of suspected Russian meddling in the USA election and potential coordination between Moscow and the Trump campaign.

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  • O'Rourke leads Cruz by 2 points
O'Rourke leads Cruz by 2 points

Tim Lee who lost his legs in Vietnam who says players should stand. The comments the group is referring to came at a different campaign even last week, when Cruz told a gathering of supports that liberals want Texas "to be just like California, right down to the tofu and silicon and dyed hair".

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  • Review underway for Russia probe documents ordered released
Review underway for Russia probe documents ordered released

It is not clear from the statement when the declassification and release of the documents will occur. Page has since left the bureau and Strzok was sacked earlier this year by the FBI for his actions during the investigation; including moments where they discussed communications with the media and published stories, they considered using as a "pr...

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  • Trump Underestimates Sahara: Just 'Build a Wall!' to Block Migrants
Trump Underestimates Sahara: Just 'Build a Wall!' to Block Migrants

The United States' border with Mexico spans almost 2,000 miles, while the 3.5 million-square-mile Sahara is about 3,000 miles long and stretches across almost a dozen North African countries. Although he declined further comments on the issue, a spokesman for the Spanish Foreign Ministry confirmed Borrell's comments to CNN. Trump campaigned for p...

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  • Reports of shooter in Wisconsin office building
Reports of shooter in Wisconsin office building

Judy Lahmers, a business analyst at WTS Paradigm, said she was working at her desk when she heard shots at around 10 a.m. Details of what happened the artificial intelligence company - and whether anyone was injured or killed - have yet to emerge, but a huge number of emergency services were sent to the scene.

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  • NAB to challenge Islamabad High Court's decision suspending Sharif family sentences
NAB to challenge Islamabad High Court's decision suspending Sharif family sentences

Moreover, the workers showered rose petals on the convoy of Nawaz Sharif as it left the prison premises. They left for Lahore via a special plane from Noor Khan Airbase amid strict security. The development is the latest twist in a series of scandals involving the former prime minister, beginning with his ouster from office previous year, to seve...

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  • Brett Kavanaugh's friend Mark Judge declines to testify about alleged sexual assault
Brett Kavanaugh's friend Mark Judge declines to testify about alleged sexual assault

Ms Collins and Alaskan Senator Lisa Murkowski are moderate Republicans who have voted with Democrats in the past, making them possible swing votes when it comes to Judge Kavanaugh. Hill's comments in the news conference criticized the Judiciary Committee's handling of her complaint, saying she had tried for almost two weeks in September to put a co...

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  • Hearing sets up dramatic showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser
Hearing sets up dramatic showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser

Kavanaugh has repeatedly denied the allegations against him. The person she places at the scene of the assault, Kavanaugh's friend Mark Judge , has said twice that he has no clue where this claim is coming from, as has Kavanaugh himself .

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  • Israel rejects responsibility in downing of Russian aircraft
Israel rejects responsibility in downing of Russian aircraft

Israeli military officials have previously praised its effectiveness. Russian Federation summoned Israel's deputy ambassador in Moscow to the Foreign Ministry after Tuesday's incident and Israel's Foreign Ministry refused to disclose what was discussed.

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  • Victory for dagga users as ConCourt grants permission for private use
Victory for dagga users as ConCourt grants permission for private use

These were the chants that echoed outside the Constitutional Court in Johannesburg on Tuesday morning after it decriminalised the use and cultivation of dagga in a private space. The court has not approved - in any form - the trade in marijuana, meaning the government will not be able to profit from taxing a legalised industry.

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  • Hundreds stranded after Hurricane Florence, worse is yet to come, say officials
Hundreds stranded after Hurricane Florence, worse is yet to come, say officials

At least 18 people were killed in the storm. - Three people died in flash flooding or swift water on roads in Duplin County, North Carolina . The volunteer United Cajun Navy rescue group says it was helping in Leland, where about 200 people have made calls for help, after it made numerous rescues in Wilmington.

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  • Brett Kavanaugh's Accuser Comes Forward
Brett Kavanaugh's Accuser Comes Forward

Her allegation has now put in doubt the timing of a vote on Kavanaugh's confirmation , and perhaps the nomination itself. Retiring Sens. Jeff Flake of Arizona, a member of the Judiciary Committee, says he is not comfortable holding a vote until Ford's allegations are heard.

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  • Labour MP Blasts Sadiq Khan For 'Attacking Democracy'
Labour MP Blasts Sadiq Khan For 'Attacking Democracy'

Mrs May has been dogged by claims rebels in her party are seeking to depose in the next six months. But yesterday he said ministers could "easily" ask Brussels to "suspend" the UK's exit next March and hold a referendum with the various choices of accepting the Brexit deal or remaining part of the bloc.

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  • Barack Obama Says Not Voting in the 2018 Midterm Elections Is 'Dangerous'
Barack Obama Says Not Voting in the 2018 Midterm Elections Is 'Dangerous'

The state Democratic Party said Obama will headline a September 21 rally in Philadelphia to boost the re-election campaigns of Democratic U.S. Sen. Because you are the only check on bad policy, you are the only real check on abuses of power.

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  • Calls grow to delay Kavanaugh vote amid sex assault allegations
Calls grow to delay Kavanaugh vote amid sex assault allegations

Sen. Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.), a red-state Democrat who is facing a tough re-election fight this year, also said the committee should hold off on voting until it can review what he called " serious " allegations leveled against Kavanaugh, an appellate court judge.

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  • King’s Plaza Mall in Brooklyn Catches on Fire
King’s Plaza Mall in Brooklyn Catches on Fire

Stores remain closed as firefighters continue to battle the blaze. Video showed the blaze sending heavy smoke billowing onto Flatbush Ave. and the surrounding area. Fire officials said that they were likely tires exploding on the cars that burned. "FDNY on scene. Avoid area", a spokesperson for the mall tweeted. The cause of the fire is under i...

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  • House panel backs bill to make Trump tax cuts permanent
House panel backs bill to make Trump tax cuts permanent

Though this is planned by the Republican lawmakers, several lawmakers from high-tax states disapprove of some provisions, especially due to the fact that Tax 2.0 included state and local tax ( SALT ) deduction cap. The new tax legislation (or as they call it "Tax Reform 2.0") would also allow taxpayers to deduct medical expenses that are more than ...

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  • Trump claims Maria death toll rose 'like magic'
Trump claims Maria death toll rose 'like magic'

Last month , the Puerto Rican government acknowledged that the death toll was much higher, and likely exceeded 1,400 . "Then, a long time later, they started to report really large numbers, like 3,000". Red Sox manager Alex Cora, a native of Puerto Rico , objected to President Donald Trump's comments on Twitter about the devastation Hurr...

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  • United States border agent charged in 2-week killing spree
United States border agent charged in 2-week killing spree

His known victims were all believed to have worked as prostitutes, and according to a CBS News report, investigators have not ruled out the possibility of more victims. The body of a 29-year-old mother-of-two was found on 4 September, the Laredo Times said. An agent with the U.S. Border Patrol has been accused of being a serial killer followi...

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  • Three Ways Kavanaugh Nomination Could Play Out After Accuser Speaks
Three Ways Kavanaugh Nomination Could Play Out After Accuser Speaks

Said Ford to the paper, describing the moment Kavanaugh allegedly pinned her down and covered her mouth as he tried to remove her swimsuit: "I thought he might inadvertently kill me". "I did not do this back in high school or at any time", he said. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley , R-Iowa, land Sen. Kavanaugh, U.S.

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  • Man killed in Cape Cod shark attack
Man killed in Cape Cod shark attack

Beach-goers carry a shark attack victim down Newcomb Hollow Beach. "There'll be a determination later about what the town wants to do with the beaches going forward". Reinhart said she hoped to discuss the incident with fellow Select Board members before saying anything further. "I saw my worst nightmare unfold here", he told Cape Cod Times .

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