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Dead, 2 Missing as Fishing Boat Capsizes off Incheon

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TV footage showed the fishing boat sinking beneath churning waves while rescue divers searched around the deck, part of which was still visible above the water. "There is no specific problem related to weather conditions, sailing reports or other (pre-departure) preparations", a Coast Guard official told reporters. Read More »

Iranian President inaugurates first phase of Chabahar port

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To isolate Pakistan, the Narendra Modi Cabinet previous year cleared proposals for the development of Chabahar port including a Dollars 150 million credit from Exim Bank. Iranian Foreign Ministry said Zarif referred to the Shahid Beheshti Port and said it reinforces Iran-India mutual and regional cooperation. Accordingly, through Chabahar port India can bypass Pakistan and transport goods to Afghanistan and Central Asia, while Afghanistan can get linked to India via sea. Read More »

Manmohan Singh invokes memories of those who died due to noteban

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Calling demonetisation an "uninformed, half-baked crusade" and GST a "badly designed and hastily implemented" measure, Singh also lamented the "low-level rhetoric" used by the ruling party. 2.41 lakh crore. Singh welcomed the improvement in the growth rate, but explained that this figure did not take into account the small and medium enterprises sector, which suffered the most from demonetisation and hurried implementation of GST. Read More »

IShares MSCI Emerging Markets (EEM) Declines 0.56% for Dec 2

Active investors may choose to use this technical indicator as a stock evaluation tool. Pacific Ex-Japan MSCI Ishares (EPP)'s Williams Percent Range or 14 day Williams %R now sits at -41.88. Monitoring the numbers for EAFE Growth Index MSCI Ishares (EFG), we are noting that the KAMA is trending up over the last five days. Some analysts believe that the ADX is one of the best trend strength indicators available. Read More »

Thousands protest Trump's decision to reduce Utah National Monuments

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Trump is expected to visit Utah on Monday and announce cutting the size of Bears Ears National Monument and the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, where drilling and mining are banned. Local and state Democratic politicians spoke at the rally, which also included Ethel Branch, attorney general for the Navajo Nation. Trump has pushed to roll back regulations that prevent development and ordered a review of 27 monuments with cultural, historical or scientific importance. Read More »

Hafiz Saeed To Contest General Elections in Pakistan Next Year

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During the September by-election in NA-120, a new political party, named Milli Muslim League (MML), had been among the contestants. India wants us to stop raising voice for the Kashmiris. That National Assembly had fallen vacant on the disqualification of prime minister Nawaz Sharif . JuD-backed candidate Sheikh Yaqoob, who secured 6,000 votes, had announced that the JuD would contest 2018 elections. Read More »

The crew of the Argentine submarine "San Juan" declared dead

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Navy spokesman Enrique Balbi did not specify what type of "contact" was being examined but said the equipment was now being calibrated underwater "to access that depth during the day and visualize" the area. According to him, the search of the sailors alive was twice as much as from possible, but no traces of people were found. The US navy said Thursday it had deployed an unmanned recovery vehicle to join the hunt. Read More »

5.1-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes In Delaware, Felt In New York

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ET Thursday, was centered seven miles north of Dover Air Force Base in Dover, Delaware, and approximately 13 miles north of the racetrack. The quake was followed by an aftershock of magnitude 5 M at a depth of 10 km at 2.43 UTC. The town has a population of 3,000 and is frequently hit by quakes. Last month, a magnitude 7.3 natural disaster struck villages and towns in Iran's western Kermansheh province along the mountainous border with Iraq, killing 530 and injuring thousands of others. Read More »

College football's Championship Saturday could leave us with no playoff drama

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Gary Danielson really wants to see Alabama in the playoff. If Alabama is compared to a two-loss Ohio State team that wins the Big Ten, then sure, the argument has some teeth. It's a non-starter if Wisconsin beats the Buckeyes. "If we have one team in, I think we have great bowl destinations for our teams that are still in the New Year's Six opportunities". Read More »

$0.51 EPS Expected for Carnival Corporation (CCL)

Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) has declined 16.92% since December 2, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 35.64% the S&P500. Shore Capital reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Carnival plc in a research note on Wednesday, March 29th. Therefore 63% are positive. Verizon Communications Inc. Read More »

France's Macron Calls For Iraqi Dialogue, Dismantling of Iran-Backed Militia

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The Popular Mobilization forces -or PMF - are sanctioned by Iraq's government and have played a major role in driving Islamic State from the region. Barzani said "in regards to the referendum, this stage is over and we have made our position known". Baghdad and the Kurdish regional capital Arbil have been locked in dispute ever since Sept's independence referendum, which resulted in a resounding "yes" vote for independence in the autonomous Kurdish region of northern Iraq. Read More »

Crash kills toll worker on San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge

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CBS San Francisco reports. The agency advised people to transfer to BART at the Richmond station for travel to and from San Francisco. "The lane closure has not created any reroutes for either line". It was not known how long the lanes would be closed. A toll taker had been killed in the collision. The attendant inside the booth was killed, and the truck driver and a passenger were ejected from the vehicle, suffering serious injuries. Read More »

How Lopetegui reacted to the draw

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Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal - who claimed Euro 2016 - and Spain headline the group but Santos is wary of of the threat from the the other two sides, who made it through their respective CAF and AFC qualifying campaigns undefeated. "I'm sure we are going to do well. The majority of Morocco's players are playing in Europe and they knocked the Ivory Coast out and hasn't lost any games", Lopetegui stated. Read More »

UP civic polls: AAP alleges misuse of EVMs by BJP

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In a tweet, Party's national president Akhilesh Yadav also said, BJP has only won 15 per cent seats in Ballot paper areas, and 46 per cent in EVM areas. Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday questioned BJP's sweep in local body elections, saying that it did well only in those areas where polling took place on EVMs. Read More »

Motorway PC stops lorry from falling off bridge

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A real life superhero stopped a lorry driver from toppling over a bridge while inside the truck. . He held the van with his bare hands for 15 minutes as he waited for local authorities to arrive and rescue the trapped motorist inside. "Yes I will admit to being quite scared", wrote Willis on Twitter , describing the ordeal as "stressful and cold". Sue Drew posted: "That must've been a heart stopping moment!" The driver was in serious, but not life-threatening condition and taken to ... Read More »

Clear Lake man killed in Stearns County crash

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Dylan M. Young, 26, was pronounced dead at the scene. Missouri Highway Patrol reports Dylan Young of Chester, Illinois died in the crash. Authorities say alcohol was a factor and the crash is still under investigation. He said a 2009 Dodge Challenger was traveling east on Flat Rock Road, when it went off the left side of the roadway and hit a tree. It is unknown if he was wearing a seat belt. Read More »

Washington reaction to ICBM test a "bloodthirsty tirade": Lavrov

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Our top story this afternoon North Korea is pushing the United States to recognize it as a nuclear weapons state. Russian Federation argues sanctions do not work and advocates negotiations instead. "So part of [Russia's positioning] is to seem reasonable to South Korea and to ally with China against the USA and I think they are largely seen sympathetically by other countries as well, who are quite concerned with the direction in which the U.S". Read More »

Zimbabwe's military muscles into first post-Mugabe Cabinet

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Mnangagwa has made Sibusiso Moyo, the general who appeared on state TV after the military takeover on November 14, the new Foreign Minister, reports the BBC. Chris Mutsvangwa is now the Information Minister while another became a deputy in the defence and security ministry. Mnangagwa, 75, was sworn in last Friday following dramatic events in the southern African country after the military took over saying they wanted to arrest criminals in government around 93-year-old Mugabe. Read More »

Brock Turner seeks to have rape convictions overturned

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Turner's lawyers point out that the victim - referred to as Emily Doe in the trial - was found instead in an open area near a basketball court. That document apparently failed to move Persky, however, and the judge handed down the controversially short six-month sentence, citing the "severe impact" imprisonment might have on Turner's life. Read More »

British Government warned over Kaspersky Russian anti-virus software

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Ciaran Martin said "for systems processing information classified SECRET and above, a Russia-based provider should never be used", CNN reported . "The risk that the Russian government, whether acting on its own or in collaboration with Kaspersky, could capitalize on access provided by Kaspersky products to compromise federal information and information systems directly implicates USA national security". Read More »

Tillerson: China could do more to curb oil exports to N.Korea

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Nikki Haley said during an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council (UNSC). Mr Trump's tweets further inflamed tensions reignited this week after North Korea said it had successfully tested a new intercontinental ballistic missile in a "breakthrough" that put the United States mainland within range of its nuclear weapons, whose warheads could withstand re-entry into the Earth's atmosphere. Read More »

Top FBI Agent Removed From Russia Probe Over Anti-Trump Text Messages

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The agent, Peter Strzok , was taken off the federal investigation into Russia's meddling in the presidential election after the text messages were discovered. Bush. Officials are examining the texts for evidence of bias in the Clinton and Trump investigations . Page also no longer works much with McCabe, these people said. Read More »

Egypt's foreign minister says no restrictions on presidential hopeful

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Western countries are pressuring Abu Dhabi to release Egyptian presidential candidate Ahmed Shafiq after he announced that he will be running for presidency next year, the New Khaleej reported. The former prime minister was acquitted, and his lawyer had said he would be free to return, but it is thought that he fears another case might be brought against him. Read More »

Scarlett Johansson and Colin Jost Make Their Relationship Public

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Their first public outing comes after Colin opened up about the romance during an interview with Entertainment Tonight in September, gushing to the outlet about his "wonderful" new girlfriend. A pal of Jost's told People magazine , "They're very much in love..." "They're both very respectful of each other's careers and very supportive. Scarlett is very happy with Colin". Read More »

James Comey throws major shade at Trump-with a Bible verse

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On Saturday, before departing from the South Lawn for New York, Trump addressed Flynn's admission of guilt. The indictment made public Friday stated that Flynn lied about conversations he had with Kislyak in December, during the Trump administration's transition and before he officially became Trump's national security advisor. Read More »

'I don't see a deal' to prevent government shutdown

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And now it's even worse. Now it's not even talk. Pelosi and Schumer will try to meet with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan in the afternoon, they said. John Cornyn (R-Tex.) pivoted: "I assume as responsible adults that we're all responsible for our own behavior", he said. MCEVERS: Funding the government is obviously a major part of the to-do list for Congress. Read More »

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis to visit Pakistan next week

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He will then jet off to Jordan on Sunday, where King Abdullah II will host a conference comprising representatives from many countries in Africa and Europe on combating extremism in West Africa. The US secretary of defence will meet PM Abbasi and COAS General Qamar Javed Bajwa during the visit. During the meeting, the premier had clarified that Pakistan had produced results and was looking forward to moving ahead with the U.S. Read More »

India play opener against Australia

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But even before the capacity crowd got the chance to catch their breath, Australia won their second penalty corner of the match and Jeremy Hayward converted it easily. First, he blocked Akashdeep's effort from close range and then made another fine save to deny Gurjant for the second time in quick succession. Three minutes from break Akashdeep had the best chance of the quarter but after outfoxing a defender he turned around and hit it well outside. Read More »