by | January 10, 2018 | 11:14

The search for MH370 was one of the largest surface and underwater searches in aviation history and involved Australia, Malaysia and China. Malaysian Transport Minister Liow Tiong Lai said the country has an "unwavering commitment to solving the mystery of MH370".

by | January 10, 2018 | 11:10

Full-year data showed producer prices rose 6.3 per cent and consumer inflation gained 1.6 per cent in 2017. "Price pressures remain contained in China, easing pressure on the PBOC to tighten policy", said Frederic Neumann, co-head of Asian economics research at HSBC Holdings in Hong Kong.

by | January 10, 2018 | 10:46

IN hoisted up 17 3-point shots in the first half - many good looks in the flow of the offense - but only managed to connect on three of them as they carried a 17.6 percentage into half. IN answered with a short jumper from Morgan and a 3 from Devonte Green to rebuild the lead and though the Hoosiers couldn't pull away, the Nittany Lions never had a chance to take the lead or tie the score.

by | January 10, 2018 | 10:36

Persistent rumours that President Jacob Zuma could be forced to step down before his term ends in 2019 supported some short term gains in the rand, but the rally stalled in the face of technical barriers and economic fundamentals. "It is for this reason that we are maintaining a cautious stance on the rand and government bonds for 2018", Shiells said. Stocks were set to open slightly lower, in line with emerging market equities, with the futures index of benchmark Top-40 down 0.31%.

by | January 10, 2018 | 10:31

The Palmetto State ranked 44th, trailing Georgia and Arkansas. MA tops the list, with New Hampshire third and Vermont fifth. Minnesota comes in second, with North Dakota listed as fourth. The Sunshine State ranks poorly in least affordable housing (47), fewest families with young kids (49), and highest divorce rate (48). In terms of per capita crimes, Maine, Vermont , New Hampshire , Virginia, and CT were states that had the fewest per capita violent crimes.

by | January 10, 2018 | 10:21

The Nevada rancher who had his charges dismissed in a 2014 armed standoff with government agents is insisting that it's up to the states, not the federal officials, how to manage vast expanses of rangeland in the U.S. The collapse of the case is a stunning failure for the USA attorney's office in Nevada. The four men drew the ire of the US government after an armed standoff outside their Nevada ranch over cattle-grazing rights.

by | January 10, 2018 | 10:19

Gardai have released another man who was arrested as part of the high level probe into the 2006 murder of double agent Denis Donaldson . A Spokesperson for the Garda Press Office said: "The investigation is ongoing". The Real IRA claimed responsibility for the murder three years later but the circumstances surrounding Mr Donaldson's outing and subsequent assassination have been shrouded in mystery.

by | January 10, 2018 | 10:16

He chose to write the controversial memo , called " Google's Ideological Echo Chamber ", after realizing that there would be no action to address his concerns. "Damore, Gudeman, and other class members were ostracized, belittled, and punished for their heterodox political views, and for the added sin of their birth circumstances of being Caucasian and/or males", the suit reads.

by | January 10, 2018 | 10:17

Roque maintained the government opposes any militarization of the contested territory since it threatens the peace and security in the region. "If it is true and we can prove that they have been putting soldiers and even weapons systems, that will be a violation of what they said", added Mr Lorenzana.

by | January 10, 2018 | 09:47

On Monday morning, Mille Wall learned she will be going to the playoff game Sunday when the Vikings take on the New Orleans Saints at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. "Probably about 32 of us walked in", said Ashley. She emotionally invests herself in the team, and it's not uncommon to see a passionate Millie throw a brick - don't worry, it's made out of foam - at her television set.

by | January 10, 2018 | 09:46

Earlier, the police had arrested two managers of 1 Above in connection with the fire. The PIL has been filed after the fire incident of Kamala mill compound on December 29 a year ago in which 14 people had died and 31injured. In its preliminary probe report, the Mumbai Fire Brigade said the blaze possibly started at Mojo's Bistro due to flying embers of hookah and spread to the adjacent 1 Above, a terrace resto-pub.

by | January 10, 2018 | 09:42

Across the U.S., this was the third-warmest year since record-keeping began in 1895, and the twenty-first consecutive year that was warmer than average in the U.S. Far more tragic was the human toll. NOAA said the USA experienced 16 events with losses exceeding $1 billion, and total damage from the incidents was approximately $306 billion - $80 billion more than the previous record in 2005.

by | January 10, 2018 | 09:32

Read all the highlights from the latest episode of India's most controversial reality show aired on Colors. It looks quite hard for Akash and Puneesh to make it to top 4 as viewers clearly want celebrities to win the show. Everyone feels excited on seeing Arshi. Shilpa came to fame for her culinary skills and her quality of giving away has won many hearts outside the Bigg Boss house, Hina Khan too has captivated many followers for performing various tasks like a pro.

by | January 10, 2018 | 08:52

Foreign ministry spokesman Roh Kyu-deok said Seoul would consider whether it needed to take "prior steps", together with the UN Security Council and other relevant countries, to help the North Koreans visit for the Olympics. Only two athletes from the North have qualified for the Games so far, but hundreds of young female North Korean cheerleaders have created a buzz at three previous worldwide sporting events in the South.

by | January 10, 2018 | 08:12

An estimated 13,000 people were stuck in Zermatt after snow closed mountain lifts, ski runs, walking paths and train services to the village. Helicopter evacuations began Tuesday morning for those who needed to leave the resort, with the airlift taking about 100 people an hour on a three-minute flight to the nearby town of Täsch, where buses are operating to help tourists continue on their trips.

by | January 10, 2018 | 07:44

Formerly known as the Henley & Partners Visa Restriction Index, the ranking - described as the "most rigorous and sophisticated measure of global access" - takes into account 219 different countries and territories, and is the *only* index based on exclusive travel information and data derived from the International Air Transport Association.

by | January 10, 2018 | 07:30

Pakistan was well rewarded for helping the Central Intelligence Agency to supply weapons to the mujahidin in Afghanistan during the Soviet occupation of... "No more!" the president added. Referring to Trump's new strategy, Nauert said despite a sustained high-level engagement by Trump administration with the government of Pakistan, the Taliban and the Haqqani Network continue to find sanctuary inside Pakistan as they plot to destabilize Afghanistan and also attack the US and allied ...

by | January 10, 2018 | 06:14

House Bill 656 , introduced last session by Represenative Glen Aldrich (R-Gilford), would make possession of three-quarters of an ounce of marijuana legal for adults aged 21 and older. Keith Ammon, R-New Boston. "It is better to know the territory before setting out for a hike", Welch said. This legislation is similar to a measure passed by members of the House of Representatives in neighboring Vermont last week .

by | January 10, 2018 | 05:58

In a parallel development, the Shia Board has directed all trustees, managing committees and administrators that all recognised madrasas operating illegally on land belonging to the Shia Waqf Board be shut down by January 31. Rizvi has also asked for ending the UP Board of Madrasa education as also other madrasa boards across the county and to initiate an immediate inquiry into "affairs of madrasas and Islamic institutes mushrooming in every part of the village and city of the country".

by | January 10, 2018 | 05:55

Tsunami Warning Center said a tsunami was possible for nearby islands, including Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Tsunami advisories were in effect following the natural disaster for Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. The quake was very shallow, at only 6.2 miles (10 km), which would have amplified its effect. So far, there have been no immediate reports of damage or any tsunami warnings.