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ALP tipped to just win Queensland election

ALP tipped to just win Queensland election For what's happening in your electorate - head here. SARAH VOGLER, state political editor: Labor looks likely to win at least the 47 seats it needs to govern in its own right, with any losses in the regions expected to be offset in the southeast. [Full Article...]

Julia Poff allegedly mailed homemade bombs to Barack Obama and Texas Governor

Julia Poff allegedly mailed homemade bombs to Barack Obama and Texas Governor Julia Poff, 46, of Sealy, is now facing six counts of indictment, ranging from welfare fraud and false bankruptcy claims, to mailing "injurious articles" and "transportation of explosives with intent to kill and injure", according to court records. [Full Article...]

Teen Dead and 5 Teens Injured in Cleveland Shooting, Police Search Suspect

Teen Dead and 5 Teens Injured in Cleveland Shooting, Police Search Suspect Each of the six kids, including the kid who kicked the bucket, were taken to University Hospitals of Cleveland for treatment. Police say initial reports indicate there was a large group of teens gathered near the intersection of East 117th Street and Buckeye Road around 7:30 p.m. [Full Article...]

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade makes its way through Manhattan

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade makes its way through Manhattan ET. While fans know the parade takes place on Thanksgiving, the event unofficially kicks off on Wednesday when the massive balloons begin to inflate in preparation for the event, offering onlookers an opportunity to see the enormous figures. [Full Article...]

Bali volcano: Jetstar and Qantas cancel flights as Mt Agung erupts again

Bali volcano: Jetstar and Qantas cancel flights as Mt Agung erupts again Bali is an important tourist centre and the worldwide airport of Denpasar, the capital of the island, is operating normally for the moment, even if some airlines made a decision to cancel their flights. 'Tourism in Bali is still safe, except in the danger zone around Mt Agung, ' Indonesia's Disaster Mitigation Agency said in a statement, referring to a 7.5 km area around the summit. [Full Article...]

'I am a Muslim', says Hadiya ahead of apex court hearing

'I am a Muslim', says Hadiya ahead of apex court hearing According to Ashokan's complaint, Hadiya stayed at her friend Jaseena's residence after returning from Salem where she was studying BHMS and that it was Jaseena's father Aboobacker who persuaded Hadiya to embrace Islam. "These attempts are being made in collusion with RSS activists for a ghar wapsi", Sheffin Jahan said in his police complaint. On November 18, an NIA team arrived at her home for th... [Full Article...]

Putin signs into law bill on foreign agent media

Putin signs into law bill on foreign agent media The law was enacted after Russia's state-owned English news channel RT America was forced to register as a foreign agent in the United States by the Department of Justice under its Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA) effective since 1938. [Full Article...]

UK Deploys Another Aircraft for Argentine Submarine Search

UK Deploys Another Aircraft for Argentine Submarine Search The last contact with the sub was registered on November 15. While Pope Francis urged the entire world to pray for 44 marines who are on the Argentinian missed submarine, Russian Federation joins the search. She told reporters that unlike a plane, "the submarine does not have a black box". Relatives have focused their anger on the condition of the three-decade-old sub, which had undergone a se... [Full Article...]

USA to allow PLO offices in Washington to remain open under limitations

USA to allow PLO offices in Washington to remain open under limitations Last week , the Trump administration warned that it would close the PLO's Washington office unless the USA determined that the Palestinians had entered into serious peace talks with Israel. A State Department spokesperson said it was "optimistic" President Trump would be able to "allow the PLO office to resume full operations" after that 90 days. [Full Article...]

President level security for Ivanka Trump during India visit

President level security for Ivanka Trump during India visit Embassy Suva nominated Director Cover Story Limited and Mai Life magazine Publisher Naziah Ali, Value City managing director Vera Chute and Director Vou Dance Company Sachiko Soro. However, various departments under the Centre had hoped that top United States officials accompanying her to the summit would endorse Modi's economic agenda and unwittingly deflate the criticism being hurled at the Prim... [Full Article...]

Top Iranian commander: Hezbollah must remain armed for battle against Israel

Top Iranian commander: Hezbollah must remain armed for battle against Israel Due to the religious diversity of Lebanon its government comprises representatives of the three main religious groups - Sunni, Shiite and Maronite Christian, with Hezbollah being the most powerful wing of the country's executive branch. Hariri had caused widespread perplexity on November 4 when he resigned during a TV broadcast from Saudi Arabia, citing assassination threats as well as the policie... [Full Article...]

Mehbooba condemns killing of soldier in Shopian

Mehbooba condemns killing of soldier in Shopian According to reports, the deceased, who was reportedly working for the Army, was on a vacation and was missing since Friday. Bhat had played a crucial role in organising first BJP state youth convention recently. On May 10, 2017, Lieutenant Ummer Fayaz Parry was kidnapped and killed by terrorists in Shopian district in south Kashmir. He had been on leave for 10 days and was visiting home. [Full Article...]

Patrick Mahomes Has a Message for Texas Tech Football

Patrick Mahomes Has a Message for Texas Tech Football Texas Tech redshirt sophomore WR T.J. Vasher turned five catches into 127 yards and a touchdown in a 27-23 victory over Texas on Friday. The Longhorns began the drive with a pass from wide receiver Lil'Jordan Humphrey to Ehlinger that gained 27 yards and set the tone for the game. [Full Article...]

Clashes as Pakistani police try to disperse sit

Clashes as Pakistani police try to disperse sit In return, the demonstrators pelted stones on the security personnel. Live footage showed thick clouds of smoke billowing from the site as personnel in heavy riot gear used intense teargas to control the crowd. The government had been trying to negotiate with the protestors to reach some mutual consent but all the efforts did not bring out any satisfactory outcomes, hence the operation was laun... [Full Article...]

12 dead in hotel fire — Georgia

12 dead in hotel fire — Georgia At least 12 people have died from smoke inhalation as flames crept up the sides of the 22-storey luxury Leogrand Hotel, regional health minister Zaal Mikeladze confirmed. Officials said none of the 20 contestants, who were reportedly staying in the hotel, were injured. Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili, who was returning to Georgia from Brussels, landed in Batumi and inspected the incident... [Full Article...]

S&P Global downgrades SA to junk, Moody's places SA on downgrade review

S&P Global downgrades SA to junk, Moody's places SA on downgrade review It said the reprieve could not see South Africa become complacent, and it should remembered that Fitch's decision in April to downgrade the country to "junk" status contributed to a recession, a decrease in revenue and higher borrowing costs. [Full Article...]

Ten days to crack Brexit deal, European Union tells May

Ten days to crack Brexit deal, European Union tells May An EU source, who was at the meeting, added: "Prime Minister May agreed to this timeframe". But there was no sign of details that European Union counterparts are demanding over payments before they accede to London's call for talks on a post-Brexit trade pact. [Full Article...]

Israel Deputy FM: American Jews Don't Fight For Their Country

Israel Deputy FM: American Jews Don't Fight For Their Country Hotovely defended the government's decision earlier this year to freeze work on a solution to the Western Wall issue, noting that an egalitarian prayer space already exists in a location just south of main plaza. Her comments came days after she was disinvited from speaking at Princeton University Hillel in the wake of protests by Jewish students, who opposed Hotovely's visit because of her stau... [Full Article...]

The president's Thanksgiving message to the troops causes a stir

The president's Thanksgiving message to the troops causes a stir Speaking in a live video teleconference from Palm Beach, Florida, with military personnel serving in Afghanistan, Iraq and elsewhere, Trump told them they were "very, very special people". He called troops in Afghanistan "brave, incredible fighters" who had "turned it around" in the past three to four months. "The country is doing really well". [Full Article...]

Escaped circus tiger shot dead after roaming Paris streets

Escaped circus tiger shot dead after roaming Paris streets The tiger is thought to have escaped the Bormann circus, which had set up a marquee nearby ahead of several performances. Shocking images from the scene showed the tiger in the spotlight. "Then the driver told us it was a tiger". The traffic on the tram line passing in the vicinity of the circus has been cut off for about half an hour, has announced the régie des transports parisiens. [Full Article...]


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