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BCB reappoint Shakib Al Hasan as the Test captain BCB reappoint Shakib Al Hasan as the Test captain
- December 10, 2017

They lost seven of the nine Tests they played this year - losing two in New Zealand, one in India, drawing a two-match series in Sri Lanka 1-1, and drawing against Australia 1-1 at home before heading to South Africa . Amid continuous failures in 2014, BCB charged Mashrafe Bin Mortaza with leading the ODI and T20I teams. After beginning his Test captaincy on a winning note, Shakib had a rough time as he oversaw chastening defeats in the eight other matches in his leadership career. (more...)
White House says Trump will undergo physical exam after slurred speech White House says Trump will undergo physical exam after slurred speech
- December 10, 2017

Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders made the announcement in the wake of what she called "pretty ridiculous questions" about the president's health following a speech on moving the USA embassy to Jerusalem Wednesday. Trump, now 70, was the oldest president ever elected when he took the oath of office in January. Former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski claimed in his new book that Trump's usual McDonald's order consisted of "two Big Macs, two Filet-O-Fish and a chocolate malted". (more...)
Peace laureate urges world to 'see the light' and ban nukes Peace laureate urges world to 'see the light' and ban nukes
- December 10, 2017

The treaty "provides the pathway forward at a moment of great global crisis". The ICAN, a collection of 468 entities and nonprofits in 101 countries founded in 2007, will be represented by its Executive Director, Beatrice Fihn, and Setsuko Thurlow, a survivor of the Hiroshima atomic bombing in 1945 and has played a very active role in the organisation, Efe news agency reported. (more...)
Warriors 6-0 on road trip for first time in franchise history Warriors 6-0 on road trip for first time in franchise history
- December 10, 2017

No Eastern Conference team has won both games against the Warriors during their championship era. The last team to achieve that feat was the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2008-09 season. It's become a familiar script in the past four games: get within two possessions in the final minutes, only to fall short. Detroit led 50-46 at halftime. (more...)
Thousands of Indonesians rally at US Embassy over Jerusalem Thousands of Indonesians rally at US Embassy over Jerusalem
- December 10, 2017

Embassy in the Awkar. In total 140 Palestinians and four Israeli police were wounded in the clashes, with reports that one Palestinian youth was in critical condition after being shot in the eye with a rubber bullet. Hamas, which controls Gaza, confirmed the two men killed in the pre-dawn strikes belonged to the group, which has urged Palestinians to keep up the confrontation with Israeli forces. (more...)
Delanie Walker Invites Bullying Victim to Tennessee Titans Game Delanie Walker Invites Bullying Victim to Tennessee Titans Game
- December 10, 2017

He says he is not the sole victim of bullying at his school, and that other kids are targets too. The gut-wrenching video has understandably elicited widespread support, including from those in the combat sports world. Chief among those is UFC president Dana White, who wrote a heartfelt request on how to contact Keaton's family, offering him a chance to hang out at UFC headquarters in Las Vegas. (more...)
Trump's Criticism of Federal Bureau of Investigation Trump's Criticism of Federal Bureau of Investigation
- December 10, 2017

Did Peter Strzok help produce and present the application to the FISA court to secure a warrant to spy on Americans associated with the Trump campaign? Colbert said that Trump denying being on the bus was "the dumbest thing he could have done", because "no one would have printed" Bush's op-ed and "I couldn't show this footage of the bus unless he denied it again, too". (more...)
Senior Alabama GOP Senator urges voters to reject Roy Moore Senior Alabama GOP Senator urges voters to reject Roy Moore
- December 10, 2017

In a stunning press conference held last month , Nelson joined a number of other women accusing Moore of preying on them when they were teenagers. Nelson claimed Moore groped her and attempted to rape her while giving her a ride home in 1977. (more...)
Russia-Trump: FBI chief Wray defends agency Russia-Trump: FBI chief Wray defends agency
- December 10, 2017

He left the Mueller team this past summer after an internal investigation found messages he sent that could be interpreted as showing political bias for Hillary Clinton and against Trump, according to United States officials briefed on the matter. (more...)
Duterte studying martial law extension - Palace Duterte studying martial law extension - Palace
- December 10, 2017

Continuing martial law beyond the initial 60-day limit requires lawmakers' approval, but the constitution does not restrict how long it can be extended. "In terms of seriousness kasi relative 'yun sa iba-ibang areas eh, pero meron, it is there, it is credible". Congress will only be in session until Wednesday before it adjourns for its Christmas break until January 14, 2018. (more...)
Max Clifford dies aged 74 after collapsing in cell Max Clifford dies aged 74 after collapsing in cell
- December 10, 2017

Max was serving an eight year prison sentence for sexual assaults which took place between 1977 and 1984. "Our condolences are with Mr Clifford's family at this hard time". Passing sentence at Southwark Crown Court, Judge Anthony Leonard told Clifford he had led a "double existence", living an outwardly respectable existence while grooming young girls for abuse. (more...)
Port of Calais shut after passenger ferry runs aground Port of Calais shut after passenger ferry runs aground
- December 10, 2017

A P&O spokesman said that no-one was injured and efforts were underway to transfer the passengers to another vessel. The P&O ferry, which was heading to Dover, ran aground and hit a bridge as it tried to leave the port and became stuck on a sandbank. (more...)
Body of Yemen's ex-president Saleh buried in Sanaa: top official Body of Yemen's ex-president Saleh buried in Sanaa: top official
- December 10, 2017

The TV station was affiliated with the General People's Congress (GPC) of former president Ali Abdullah Saleh , who was killed on Monday. A source close to the Saleh family said that the former president was buried in a cemetery in his hometown of Beit Al Ahmar on Saturday, Al Arabiya news channel reported. (more...)
Met Workplace snow climate warning for Wales Met Workplace snow climate warning for Wales
- December 10, 2017

Severe weather is forecast for a swathe of North Wales and central England on Sunday and snow has already fallen on parts of Powys, Herefordshire and Shropshire at a rate of several centimetres an hour. Highways England advised road users intending to travel through the West Midlands and north-west England to check the forecast and road conditions before travelling. (more...)
Thanks for the Tree event gives Christmas trees to local military families Thanks for the Tree event gives Christmas trees to local military families
- December 10, 2017

In 2007, we were in the beginning of the Great Recession. "I know there's been talk about increasing prices of the Christmas trees but I know I just paid here and it's the same price that it is every year", said Spalj. STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Jim Kanton carries a tree to a customer's vehicle at Helen and Ed's Tree Farm in Dorrance Twp. Live trees often need to be transitioned from the outdoors to a garage and then into the house so they will not be shocked. (more...)
Thousands March In Tel Aviv To Protest Netanyahu, Corruption Thousands March In Tel Aviv To Protest Netanyahu, Corruption
- December 10, 2017

The controversial bill was widely believed to have been drafted to protect Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , who is now under investigation in two high-profile corruption scandals, by keeping the public in the dark. Following the protests, the ruling Likud party issued a statement, claiming that such protests divided the nation at a time, when " the flags of Israel and the U.S. (more...)
David Davis promises bespoke European Union trade deal within eight months David Davis promises bespoke European Union trade deal within eight months
- December 10, 2017

Trade talks with the European Union are set to begin next year following Theresa May's last-minute breakthrough in Brussels on Friday on the divorce issues of money, European Union citizens and the Northern Irish border. I am afraid that wasn't quite right. He said a deal with the European Union could be signed "the minute after" the United Kingdom formally leaves the EU in March 2019. (more...)
Six-year-old girl raped, brutally violated and murdered in Haryana Six-year-old girl raped, brutally violated and murdered in Haryana
- December 10, 2017

The men then raped and killed her, the police said. When I woke up in the morning, my daughter wasn't there. Her parents, accompanied by the area residents, held a panchayat and agreed to perform the last rites of the girl after Hisar police assured them of identifying and arresting the culprits within 48 hours. (more...)
Two people found dead in Sanger; police investigation underway Two people found dead in Sanger; police investigation underway
- December 10, 2017

The two children were a 9-year-old boy and a 5-year-old girl, police told KTVT-TV . The police said there have been no previous calls from the house and they were still investigating Saturday to try and determine what happened. "You can drive by and they can have a flawless house, but you don't know what's going on inside the house". Mike Bentley said he drove by the house Saturday because it was once his home. (more...)
Adira Chopra Birthday Bash, many stars highlight the event Adira Chopra Birthday Bash, many stars highlight the event
- December 10, 2017

Going by Taimur's photos, it looks like he had the most fun. Karan also shared an adorable picture with Kareena, Taimur and Yash. So, the Chopra's threw open their doors for the kiddie party of the year, and the guest list had our toddler icon Taimur Ali Khan, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Saif Ali Khan's little marshmallow, Shah Rukh Khan's mischievous munchkin AbRam, and Laksshya Kapoor, Tusshar Kapoor's son. (more...)
Kevin Spacey 'groped Norwegian king's son-in-law' Kevin Spacey 'groped Norwegian king's son-in-law'
- December 10, 2017

He said that Spacey suggested that they go outside for a cigarette. "Then he puts his hands under the table and grabs me by the balls". Spacey , who was co-hosting the December event in 2007, has faced numerous sexual misconduct and assault allegations has remained mostly silent. (more...)
Two Off-Duty Law Enforcement Officers Killed At Crash Scene In Montgomery Co Two Off-Duty Law Enforcement Officers Killed At Crash Scene In Montgomery Co
- December 10, 2017

William Pallozzi said. At about 10 p.m. Friday, one of the officers was at the scene of a single-vehicle traffic crash on southbound I-270. A preliminary investigation revealed a Honda Accord swerved to the left, apparently to avoid the stopped vehicles, and struck both men on the shoulder of the highway. (more...)
Israel says it destroys Hamas tunnel using new techniques Israel says it destroys Hamas tunnel using new techniques
- December 10, 2017

Saturday ended a third day of violent clashes between Palestinians and Israeli forces across the West Bank, East Jerusalem, and Gaza . Rocket sirens were sounded out in southern Israel seconds after it was sacked, sparking panic as the conflict boiled over. (more...)
England's Ben Stokes Run Out for Duck in Latest Canterbury Outing England's Ben Stokes Run Out for Duck in Latest Canterbury Outing
- December 10, 2017

Stokes has been run out after facing just one ball in Canterbury's clash against Northern Districts this afternoon, being caught short of his crease in odd circumstances. Stokes faced 41 balls and struck four boundaries against Auckland at Eden Park Outer Oval in a more encouraging knock than when he fell for two in his Canterbury debut on Sunday. (more...)
Tear gas fire near U.S. embassy in Lebanon Tear gas fire near U.S. embassy in Lebanon
- December 10, 2017

The protesters gathered hundreds of meters (yards) away from the embassy on Sunday, where they burned an effigy of Trump, U.S. and Israeli flags, as well as piles of garbage, sending plumes of smoke into the air. Late on Saturday Arab foreign ministers meeting in Cairo urged the United States to abandon its decision and said the move would spur violence throughout the region. (more...)
China Complains to Australia Over Turnbull Comments on Interference China Complains to Australia Over Turnbull Comments on Interference
- December 10, 2017

China's foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang told Associated Press that he was "astounded" by the Prime Minister's comments last week as the Australian government proposed foreign interference laws that will ban foreign donations and force ex-MPs and others to register if they plan to lobby for overseas interests. (more...)
Dengue death: Haryana Health dept files FIR against Gurgaon Fortis Hospital Dengue death: Haryana Health dept files FIR against Gurgaon Fortis Hospital
- December 10, 2017

In his complaint, Jayant Singh urged the police to register the FIR for "culpable homicide" owing to criminal negligence against Fortis Hospital, Gurgaon , and also, forgery and destruction of evidence by the hospital management and doctors. (more...)
Molotov Cocktails Thrown at Synagogue in Sweden
- December 10, 2017

No one was hurt in the attack, local media reported. "There are several molotov cocktails that have been thrown against the synagogue", said a police spokesman. Witness Allan Stutzinsky told the TT news agency he saw a dozen masked youths who threw objects into the garden surrounding the synagogue. The Jewish youth community was present at the synagogue for a party and hid in the basement. (more...)
Trump reportedly spends up to 8 hours watching TV every day Trump reportedly spends up to 8 hours watching TV every day
- December 10, 2017

People close to him estimate that Mr. Trump spends at least four hours a day, and sometimes as much as twice that, in front of a television, sometimes with the volume muted, marinating in the no-holds-barred wars of cable news and eager to fire back. (more...)
Massive Pro-Palestinian protest held in Paris ahead of Netanyahu's visit Massive Pro-Palestinian protest held in Paris ahead of Netanyahu's visit
- December 10, 2017

Amid anger in the Arab world and concern among Washington's Western allies, the United Nations Security Council met on Friday at the request of eight of the 15 members - Britain, France, Sweden, Bolivia, Uruguay, Italy, Senegal and Egypt. Amid the protests and at the request of eight of the 15 United Nations Security Council members - Britain, France, Sweden, Bolivia, Uruguay, Italy, Senegal and Egypt, an emergency meeting was held on Friday during which Britain, France, Germany, Sweden and ... (more...)

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