News: World

Black Widow Catherine Nevin hospitalised after fall on Luas line

Tuesday  11:26,   17 october 2017
MSN

She is seriously ill with brain cancerThe convicted killer, who is gravely ill with brain cancer, is understood to have suffered the injuries in a fall on Sunday[...]

Exclusive: India Today accesses picture of Gauri Lankesh's murderer

Tuesday  11:21,   17 october 2017
India Today

Exclusive: India Today accesses picture of Gauri Lankesh's murdererThe picture is an enhanced close-up and distinctly shows the facial features of the killer. This comes days after the SIT probing Lankesh's murder released sketches of all the[...]

First picture of Tipperary man Michael Pyke killed as he went to clear fallen tree from Hurricane Ophelia with chainsaw

Tuesday  10:35,   17 october 2017
MSN

'It’s a devastating tragedy for the family of this young man'Michael Pyke, 31, was seriously injured after he went to cut up the tree, which had fallen on a road between the village of Ballylooby and Cahir in the Ballybrado area of Co[...]

When Harvey Weinstein Tormented a Legendary Director on His Death Bed

Tuesday  10:22,   17 october 2017
The Daily Beast

The disgraced film mogul was always known to be a monster—in more ways than one.There are, as it were, many similarities between disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein and President Donald Trump. They were both born in the outer borough of Queens;[...]

When Harvey Weinstein Tormented a Legendary Director on His Death Bed

Tuesday  10:20,   17 october 2017
The Daily Beast

The disgraced film mogul was always known to be a monster—in more ways than one.There are, as it were, many similarities between disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein and President Donald Trump. They were both born in the outer borough of Queens;[...]

Ryanair flight forced to divert to Newcastle after failing to land at Dublin Airport

Tuesday  10:06,   17 october 2017
Dublin Live

A number of flights had to divert from Dublin yesterday due to the hurricane-force winds battering the capitalThe FR9431 Rome-Dublin flight was scheduled to land at the capital's airport at 13:35 yesterday afternoon, but had to divert to Newcastle[...]

Kim Jong-un resumes work on the 'worst building in human history' in North Korean capital

Tuesday  09:55,   17 october 2017
International Business Times

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has ordered workman to finish building the Ryugyong Hotel in Pyongyang.;;;It is also known as the "hotel of doom".North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has ordered workmen to finish building the Ryugyong Hotel in[...]

No Aadhaar, No Food? Girl, 11, Died 'Begging For Rice', Says Jharkhand Family

Tuesday  09:27,   17 october 2017
NDTV

No Aadhaar, No Food? Girl, 11, Died 'Begging For Rice', Says Jharkhand FamilyFor most children, festival holidays mean joy and a break from studies. For Santoshi Kumari, it meant starving to death. The 11-year-old died on September 28 at her [...]

Gravitational waves just led us to the incredible origin of gold in the universe

Tuesday  09:26,   17 october 2017
Vox.com

LIGO kick-started an astronomical treasure hunt that ended with colliding neutron stars and gold .The Nobel Prize–winning LIGO observatory has already changed the world of astronomy. When the scientists in the LIGO collaboration announced the first[...]

Gravitational waves just led us to the incredible origin of gold in the universe

Tuesday  09:25,   17 october 2017
Vox.com

LIGO kick-started an astronomical treasure hunt that ended with colliding neutron stars and gold .The Nobel Prize–winning LIGO observatory has already changed the world of astronomy. When the scientists in the LIGO collaboration announced the first[...]

Eerie lights and ghostly boy seen by staff at spookiest English Heritage site

Tuesday  09:05,   17 october 2017
Press Association

The Derbyshire castle is built on an ancient burial ground.The Derbyshire castle, built on an ancient burial ground, has topped the poll by 1,800 English Heritage staff, in which they were asked to rate the individual site they work at on a “spooky[...]

Remains found in crocodile after woman's death

Tuesday  08:58,   17 october 2017
Sky News

Human remains have been found inside a 14ft-long crocodile believed to have killed an elderly woman. Anne Cameron, who suffered from dementia, wandered away from her care home last week in the tourist town of Port Douglas in the Australian state of [...]

Mulayam Singh, Shivpal Yadav not in top Samajwadi Party panel

Tuesday  08:25,   17 october 2017
The Indian Express

Most of the 55 members in the new national executive, formed after Akhilesh’s re-election earlier this month as party chief, are those who supported him during the feud in Samajwadi Party family. Ramgopal Yadav, who Mulayam had expelled from but[...]

Peerages 'to have 15-year time limit' in bid to shrink 'bloated' House of Lords

Tuesday  08:15,   17 october 2017
International Business Times

The Lords is the second largest legislative chamber in the world.At 800 members and counting, only China has a bigger legislative body and a groundswell of support has been growing for cutting the size of the upper house, whose members have no limit [...]

BJP India’s richest party with Rs 869 cr, Cong second with Rs 759 cr: Watchdog report

Tuesday  07:10,   17 october 2017
Hindustan Times

BJP India’s richest party with Rs 869 cr, Cong second with Rs 759 cr: Watchdog reportThe document collated by the advocacy group went on to term the Congress, which declared assets to the tune of Rs 759 crore in the same period, as a close second on [...]