Outrage at video of ailing Chinese Nobel laureate

Outrage at video of ailing Chinese Nobel laureate

Liu could become the first Nobel Peace Prize laureate to die in custody since German pacifist Carl von Ossietzky, who passed away in a hospital while held by the Nazis in 1938. U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad, a former Iowa governor, told reporters June 28 in Beijing that he hoped the two sides could work together to allow Liu access to foreign medical care. Read More

Spanish Royal visit to the UK

Spanish Royal visit to the UK

Back on a dais, the Queen chatted to Letizia as they watched the men walk along the line of guardsmen. The Spanish royals then enjoyed a private lunch with the royal family at Buckingham Palace, traveling in separate carriages with Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip . Read More

Island Where Women Are Banned Granted UNESCO World Heritage Status

Island Where Women Are Banned Granted UNESCO World Heritage Status

The date is derived from when sailors died in the Battle of Tsushima Strait , near Okinoshima , during the Russo-Japanese War. Thousands of gold rings and other valuable items have been found there. Not only that, women are perceived to be permanently impure due to the fact that they menstruate. Some accounts said it is because Shinto traditions held that menstrual blood indicated impurity . Read More

Manchester United to beat Chelsea to Tiemoue Bakayoko — Paper Round

I'm excited, I cannot wait to meet the lads, get on the training pitch and then get on the pitch to play. Well, well, well. We can only assume that Antonio Conte is in a room somewhere tearing a poor Chelsea employee out of it for the mess that they have made of this transfer window so far. Read More

Rahul Gandhi meets Chinese envoy, sets off row

Rahul Gandhi meets Chinese envoy, sets off row

On Rahul Gandhi's meeting with Chinese Ambassador Luo Zhaohui, Tewari said: "In this particular instance, he did meet with the Chinese ambassador, he also met with the Bhutanese ambassador, he did meet with the former National Security Advisor Shiv Shankar Menon". Read More

SSP Sajid Khan Mohmand martyred in Chaman blast

SSP Sajid Khan Mohmand martyred in Chaman blast

A suspected suicide blast in southwestern Pakistan Monday killed a district police chief along with his security guard and a civilian passerby. All the injured have been shifted to a nearby hospital where three to four people of the injured are said to be in critical condition. Read More

Legal notice served to ICT police officer who saluted Maryam Nawaz

Legal notice served to ICT police officer who saluted Maryam Nawaz

She said that usually when corruption is investigated the charges are laid out beforehand and those being investigated and told of them - that wasn't the case with this JIT. Those who are hatching conspiracies should keep in mind that Nawaz Sharif has support of the people, she added. "If you conspire against Nawaz Sharif, he will return stronger than before". Read More

Donald Trump questions US' 'worst trade deals' ahead of G-20 Summit

Donald Trump questions US' 'worst trade deals' ahead of G-20 Summit

More than 70 percent of the steel used in the USA comes from domestic mills. For the USA, the singular focus on North Korea is not only naive and ineffectual, but also masks other consequential issues in the relationship that need to be addressed directly and candidly. Read More

WWE SummerSlam 2017: All the Matches That Are Rumored

WWE SummerSlam 2017: All the Matches That Are Rumored

Miz to retain with help from Curtis Axel and Bo Dallas and hopefully he and Ambrose can both go on to better things. "I've been in there with Joe there before and I knew I was going into a match where I was going to get roughed up". Some of these have been teased on WWE programming, while others are mainly just rumors for the time being. You can answer questions about who is going to win, over/under's in matches and gain points for each prediction. Read More

Saudi Arabia is biggest promoter of Islamist extremism in United Kingdom, report finds

Saudi Arabia is biggest promoter of Islamist extremism in United Kingdom, report finds

His Highness the Emir and the visiting minister reviewed facets of bilateral strategic ties and the means to enhance them in different fields, particularly bilateral cooperation in Qatar's hosting of the 2022 World Cup. Next week, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is also expected to travel to Kuwait to further push for a resolution to the rapidly escalating crisis. Read More

OH shooting: 1 dead, 8 wounded in ambush at gender reveal party

OH shooting: 1 dead, 8 wounded in ambush at gender reveal party

A woman who called 911 was sitting in her vehicle outside her house when she saw two men enter the home where the shooting unfolded. "There was little kids hurt and everything". Police did not say whether the two men were suspects, and were still investigating a motive for the bloodshed. The shooter or shooters ran away and haven't been caught. Read More

SA v ENG, 1st Test Day 2

SA v ENG, 1st Test Day 2

On the first ball of the day's third over, Root edged behind a delivery from Morne Morkel and looked thoroughly miserable as he walked off to a standing ovation, having missed the chance to register a second double century at Lord's after one against Sri Lanka in 2014. Read More

Frenchman Calmejane wins Tour de France stage eight

Frenchman Calmejane wins Tour de France stage eight

Calmejane, riding for French team Direct Energie , fought cramp after breaking away on the final climb and hung on, tongue lolling, for victory in only the second visit by the Tour to the Rousses, with its cross-country ski trails through dense forests. Read More

Angelique Kerber survives Shelby Rogers scare to advance at Wimbledon

Angelique Kerber survives Shelby Rogers scare to advance at Wimbledon

But she has struggled for form this year, and crashed out in the opening round at Roland Garros. Fifth seed Caroline Wozniacki rallied too from the brink of defeat - Annet Kontaveit served for the match in the second set - to prevail 3-6, 7-6 (3), 6-2. Read More

United States bombers fly over South China Sea ahead of Trump, Xi meet

United States bombers fly over South China Sea ahead of Trump, Xi meet

Two American bombers flew over the hotly-contested South China Sea Thursday evening, a move which undermined China's claim to the territory just as President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping were set to meet at the G-20 summit in Hamburg. Read More

C&C Group PLC's (CCR) Sell Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital

C&C Group PLC's (CCR) Sell Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital

The stock has "Buy" rating by Guggenheim on Wednesday, April 26. This rating was disclosed in analysts note on Friday, 7 July. The rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse on Thursday, August 4 to "Neutral". 569,822 were reported by Jacobs Levy Equity Management Incorporated. Great West Life Assurance Can holds 3,651 shares. Cornercap Counsel Inc owns 72,965 shares. Read More

United Nations designates Hebron tomb revered within Jewish faith as Palestinian heritage site

The UNESCO resolution had been pushed hard by the Palestinians, who succeeded not only in getting Hebron declared a Palestinian heritage site , but also in getting the UN body to declare that Israel's occupation was placing it in danger. Read More

'Game of Thrones': HBO Announces Worldwide Exhibition Tour

Fans can now watch Game of Thrones in more ways than ever. You can also add a HBO subscription to Amazon Prime , DirecTV, and Sling TV for the same cost. Eddie Newquist, the chief creative officer and executive VP of GES Events, added,"GES is thrilled to partner with HBO to bring the craftsmanship and artistry of Game of Thrones to fans". Read More

Nations Work To Approve Nuclear Weapons Ban

Nations Work To Approve Nuclear Weapons Ban

In a joint statement, the U.N. ambassadors from the United States, Britain and France said their countries don't intend to ever become party to the treaty. "There is nothing I want more for my family than a world with no nuclear weapons, but we have to be realistic", U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations. Read More

Trump left hanging by Poland's First Lady during handshake

Trump left hanging by Poland's First Lady during handshake

President Trump appeared to speak approvingly of Poland's approach to dealing with the Muslim migrant crisis, a vital public relations coup for the Polish government and a serious headache for the European Union. Even Macron himself described the handshake as "not innocent". The first lady said that guaranteeing the "security" of the American people was the centerpiece of President Donald Trump's administration and that she hoped all people around the world should also be allowed to "live ... Read More