News: World

'A horrible marker of time' - Madeleine McCann's mother on life ten years on

Tuesday  13:21,   25 april 2017
Press Association

Madeleine McCann's mother has described the tenth anniversary of her daughter's disappearance as a "horrible marker of time, stolen time".Madeleine McCann's mother has described the tenth anniversary of her daughter's disappearance [...]

'A horrible marker of time' - Madeleine McCann's mother on life ten years on

Tuesday  13:21,   25 april 2017
Press Association

Madeleine McCann's mother has described the tenth anniversary of her daughter's disappearance as a "horrible marker of time, stolen time".Madeleine McCann's mother has described the tenth anniversary of her daughter's disappearance [...]

Senate staff perplexed by unusual White House private briefing on North Korea

Tuesday  11:35,   25 april 2017
The Washington Post

Some lawmakers wondered if President Trump intends to use highly sensitive meeting as a photo op ahead of the 100-day mark.The White House announced Monday that it would host an unusual private briefing on North Korea for the entire Senate,[...]

Senate staff perplexed by unusual White House private briefing on North Korea

Tuesday  11:26,   25 april 2017
The Washington Post

Some lawmakers wondered if President Trump intends to use highly sensitive meeting as a photo op ahead of the 100-day mark.The White House announced Monday that it would host an unusual private briefing on North Korea for the entire Senate,[...]

Le Pen temporarily steps down as head of National Front Party

Tuesday  10:05,   25 april 2017
France 24

French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has announced that she is temporarily stepping down as head of her National Front party .Monday's move appears to be a way for Le Pen to embrace a wide range of potential voters ahead of the May 7 runoff[...]

Football fan scoops £50,000 off £2.50 accumulator bet - after picking 15 games at RANDOM

Tuesday  10:05,   25 april 2017
MSN

Rangers supporter Alan Thomson was in a rush so placed his goal bet in just 10 seconds but it proved to be a winnerAlan Thomson, who makes the famous Tunnock's teacakes and caramel logs for a living, placed his 20,000-1 accumulator on 15 English[...]

Man Sends Birthday Cards Every Year to Dog Shared With Estranged Wife

Tuesday  09:36,   25 april 2017
Inside Edition

That love may save his marriage. One man’s love for his dog may save his marriage.Juan Hernandez has been sending his dog, Apollo, birthday cards for the two years that he has been separated from his wife, Rebecca Hernandez.Rebecca, who married[...]

Obama makes first public speech since leaving office

Tuesday  08:55,   25 april 2017
dw.com

In his first major address since leaving office, Obama urged young people to help bridge political divides. He spent most of his time on stage listening to comments from students at the university where he once lectured. Former US President Barack[...]

Arkansas executes 2 inmates on the same gurney, hours apart

Tuesday  07:31,   25 april 2017
Associated Press

Two inmates received lethal injections on the same gurney Monday night about three hours apart as Arkansas completed the nation's first double execution since 2000, just days after the state ended a nearly 12-year hiatus on administering[...]

EU to slap Britain with a €2bn fraud claim bill

Tuesday  06:35,   25 april 2017
International Business Times

European officials believe UK failing to stop customs fraud involving Chinese gangs.HM Revenue & Customs is believed to have failed to stop Chinese crime gangs from undervaluing goods being imported into the EU through Dover and Felixstowe, avoiding [...]

Parents jailed after toddler left unsupervised in bath drowns

Tuesday  05:35,   25 april 2017
Press Association

The youngster had been left unsupervised in a bath seat in an upstairs bathroom for at least 13 minutes while the couple were downstairs. During their two-week trial, a jury heard Passey had been sitting in the back garden enjoying the sunshine and[...]

Woman Whose 10-Year-Old Daughter Was Killed in 1999 Loses a Second Daughter to Murder: 'Has to Be a Nightmare'

Tuesday  04:35,   25 april 2017
People

Woman Whose 10-Year-Old Daughter Was Killed in 1999 Loses a Second Daughter to Murder: 'Has to Be a Nightmare'That's when her 10-year-old daughter, Pamela "Pammy" Butler, was rollerblading outside of her Kansas City, Kansas, home when a[...]

El Chapo Complains About Conditions at Manhattan Jail

Tuesday  04:35,   25 april 2017
The New York Times

The drug lord and serial prison escapee has been protesting issues including the tap water, visitor restrictions and the television programming in the rec room.Most days, they get an hour to themselves in a tiny “recreation” room with a treadmill, a [...]

After 52 Hours, Rescuers Close To 6-Year-Old Stuck In Karnataka Borewell

Tuesday  01:00,   25 april 2017
NDTV

The 52-hour mission to rescue a 6-year-old girl who fell into a borewell in Karnataka's Belagavi district is drawing to a close. Rescuers, who drilled a parallel hole and then a horizontal tunnel, are just a couple of feet away from Kaveri, who[...]

Sukma Attack: 26 CRPF Personnel Dead In Encounter With Maoists

Tuesday  00:35,   25 april 2017
NDTV

Sukma Attack: 26 CRPF Personnel Dead In Encounter With MaoistsNEW DELHI: In the deadliest ambush by Maoists since April 2010, 26 personnel of the Central Reserve Police Force died and six were injured in Chhattisgarh's Sukma this afternoon. The[...]