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Tourists succumb to narrow defeat against Highlanders

Tourists succumb to narrow defeat against Highlanders

But Liam Coltman's converted pushover score got the Highlanders back into it and in the end, a penalty from Marty Banks sealed the win. Naholo also insisted, however, that the All Blacks wil...

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Residents Being Evacuated from Burning Building in London

Within another 15 minutes the whole thing was up in flames and there were still people at their windows shouting "Help me". Fire services around the world have to deal with blazes in high-rise blocks,...

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4 shot, including Louisiana Representative, Texas Congressional staffer

Two victims are in critical condition, authorities said . "After the shooter was down ... we deferred to (Wenstrup's) judgement on what to do", Brooks told CNN . President Donald Trump on Wedn...

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What caused Grenfell Tower fire? The theories fire chiefs will examine

They could be heard begging for help as they leaned out of their windows and lashed bed sheets together to make rope in a frantic attempt to reach the ground. The building is actually 24 stories hig...

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Deadly fire engulfs London high rise

Deadly fire engulfs London high rise

ET on Wednesday. Fire engulfed a 24-storey housing block in central London in the early hours on Wednesday in an inferno that trapped residents as they slept. "That's how close it was". Cotton,...

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Six dead in London tower block fire, toll expected to rise

Six dead in London tower block fire, toll expected to rise

People trapped by the advancing flames and thick smoke banged on windows and screamed for help, witnesses and survivors said . "The fire started from the bottom, people on upper floors couldn't get...

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Sessions denies secret Russia meetings

Sessions denies secret Russia meetings

When Senator Ron Wyden opened his five minutes of floor time by saying, "People are sick of stonewalling ", Sessions grew testy. Sessions' testimony meant he was a no-show in front of the H...

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Fire engulfs council-owned tower block

Fire engulfs council-owned tower block

Firefighters rescued large numbers of people - some of them in their pajamas - from the 43-year-old block, a low rent housing estate which overlooks upscale parts of the Kensington area. Many people a...

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Massive fire at 27-storey tower block in London, several injured

One resident said the fire alarm did not go off. "I looked through the spy hole and I could see smoke everywhere and the neighbours are all there". An unknown number of people have died and about 50...

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U.S. attorney general Sessions vehemently denies Russian Federation allegations

Trump may disdain "leaks" (aside from leaking information to Russian diplomats at the White House), but if Wray, or any FBI director, interferes with the investigation, we suspect they'll flow like ...

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Modi for boosting anti-terror cooperation with Spain

Modi for boosting anti-terror cooperation with Spain

PM Modi will be on a three-day visit to St Petersburg in Russian Federation beginning May 31 to June 02. There are around 200 Spanish companies operating in India . "This is mainly to assist German...

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Selinsgrove School Board approves final budget

Selinsgrove School Board approves final budget

The revised system, proposed by the Berkeley County School Board last month, was announced by Board Chair Sally Wofford in a district press release. After expressing concern over the lack of an eval...

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Prez polls: No names decided at opposition meet, says Gulam Nabi Azad

Prez polls: No names decided at opposition meet, says Gulam Nabi Azad

Sources said the opposition leaders would discuss the probable names for the highest constitutional post in the country, but would await a government initiative in this regard. Venkaiah Naidu , who fo...

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Sessions tells Kamala Harris that her questions make him 'nervous'

He said he had been denying any meeting about the campaign. "Maybe it's because multiple Democrats on this committee have stated they have seen no evidence thus far after six months of our investiga...

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Disruptive passenger tries to enter cockpit on Malaysia Airlines flight

Disruptive passenger tries to enter cockpit on Malaysia Airlines flight

It is alleged that a man tried to enter the cockpit and threatened the safety of passengers and staff. Ashton said clearance was granted for police to investigate the man after he was assessed t...

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Former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords shares powerful statement after Alexandria shooting

Scalise's office said the lawmaker is undergoing surgery and in stable condition, adding: "He is grateful for the courageous actions of U.S. Capitol Police, first responders, and colleagues". "Someon...

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Limits to press access imposed in Senate

Media outlets and some senators protested Tuesday when reporters were told they would be blocked from doing on-camera interviews at the Capitol building. "Fine, that's part of the deal", said Sen. ...

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Ralph Northam wins Democratic nomination for governor; Gillespie wins GOP nomination

Northam had pushed his campaign further to the left and has described Trump as a narcissistic maniac - while Perriello instead attempted to reach out to Trump voters by selling a message of economic p...

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England, France Unite With Britpop

Speaking at a press conference at Clarefontaine on Sunday, the Paris Saint-Germain midfielder explained this would be a show of solidarity towards the English people following the recent terror atta...

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London fire: Baby dropped from 10th floor caught on ground

There are 120 homes in the flat and the leader of the local council said "several hundred" would have been in the tower block when the blaze broke out. "The community is rallying round, with residents...

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Explosion near Afghanistan mosque kills at least 7 people

Explosion near Afghanistan mosque kills at least 7 people

The conference - named the " Kabul Process on Peace and Security Cooperation" - was attended by representatives from 26 countries and worldwide organizations. He said that up to 11,000 foreign milita...

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Huge fire engulfs 27-story London tower block, people injured

The brigade said a structural engineer had checked the building and determined it was not in danger of collapse and that rescue teams were safe to be inside. Helicopters hovered overhead and smoke hun...

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Controversy over college magazine

Controversy over college magazine

Kannur (Ker) June 14 ( PTI ) Controversy is brewing over a magazine brought out by pro-CPI (M) students union of a government college at nearby Thalassery as it allegedly contains objectionable conten...

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UK PM May 'saddened' by London fire deaths

It had completely spread within half an hour". And BBC Radio broadcaster Fearne Cotton tweeted her support for the residents posting: "Praying for all those involved in the west London fire toda...

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London high-rise fire: Unknown number dead, people trapped on upper floors

He told Sky News: "There was no alarm, there was no bell, there was no sense of urgency". Ahmed woke his aunt and started knocking on his neighbors' doors. Samira Lamrani, a witness, said one woman ...

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House Majority White shot at congressional baseball practice

The sergeant at arms is an officer of the House of Representatives with responsibilities for law enforcement, protocol and administration. A congressional source says the injured include two Capit...

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Sub-inspector shoots himself in Telangana

Sub-inspector shoots himself in Telangana

Prabhakar Reddy had replaced Ramakrishna Reddy in the police station. Prabhakar was found lying dead on a chair in his room. He shot himself in the temple leading to spontaneous death. According to As...

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Sen. Chris Coons: Sessions' Tone, Testimony 'Deeply Troubling'

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is a star player in two key controversies about the Trump administration: the investigation into Donald Trump campaign's connections with Russian Federation and whe...

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MHA goofs-up; uses Spain-Morocco border picture for Indo-Pak

MHA goofs-up; uses Spain-Morocco border picture for Indo-Pak

On page 40, the annual report said in order to curb infiltration and cross-border crimes along the border, the government has sanctioned floodlights along 2043.76km of the border. The government has s...

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British PM Theresa May says she takes responsibility for election result

He tweeted that an article in the Mail on Sunday newspaper headlined "Boris set to launch bid to be PM as May clings on" was "tripe". Former British prime minister John Major said the support of...

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Body of eighth London Bridge victim found in River Thames

Body of eighth London Bridge victim found in River Thames

I don't know if there is any sense in asking for forgiveness, but if there was then I would ask for it. I am part of the Islamic community therefore on its behalf I can explain what the religion is ...

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Scottish independence dealt a blow

The sizable losses appear to be a repudiation of the party's promise to push for Scots to go back to the polls for another vote for independence. "We've hit peak SNP and we've certainly hit peak Nicol...

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MK Stalin: DMK's MK Stalin, party leaders detained

MK Stalin: DMK's MK Stalin, party leaders detained

The detention came after DMK legislators were evicted from the House following protests against the alleged cash-for-vote scam. "The TN speaker forcibly evicted us from the Assembly". He also said t...

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Minnesota joins US Climate Alliance

Minnesota joins US Climate Alliance

On June 1, President Trump said the USA would withdraw from the 2015 Paris accords, a historic deal in which 191 states and the European Union agreed to a series of measures to mitigate the effe...

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London police: 6 confirmed dead in Grenfell Tower fire

Ex-Croydon Central MP and new Downing Street chief of staff Gavin Barwell is being criticised over a delayed fire safety review after the devastating blaze at Grenfell Tower . Lamrai said there was a...

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Indian, Pakistani Army trade fire on LoC

Indian, Pakistani Army trade fire on LoC

Pakistan on Monday summoned Indian Deputy High Commissioner in Islamabad J.P. Singh and protested "ceasefire violations" along the Line of Control (LoC). There have been hundreds of violations of t...

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Shots Reportedly Fired At Congressional Baseball Team Practice In Virginia

Please pray for my colleagues and any staff and their families who were involved in this morning's shooting. "The gun was a semiautomatic", Brooks said . Giffords was shot in the head by Jared Lee ...

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In solidarity: British Muslims give away 3000 roses on London Bridge

In a demonstration aimed to show solidarity following last week's attacks in London , British Muslims on Sunday gave 3,000 roses to strangers walking down the London Bridge. "We felt it would...

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Mattis: Trump has delegated decisions on Afghan troop levels

Mattis: Trump has delegated decisions on Afghan troop levels

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Wednesday he now has the authority to send several thousand more USA troops to Afghanistan, adding that a plan on how and when to deploy them should be ready next...

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Price is right as US Open caddie, says Flanagan

He certainly has the game to WIN, so don't be surprised if you see Rory at top of the leaderboard come Sunday evening. "And we know that going in". MCILROY'S SUMMER: Rory McIlroy has played only s...

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