Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Entertainment

3 Myanmar journalists in court over story gov't calls false

Three detained journalists have appeared in a Myanmar court to face charges filed against them by the Yangon city government, which says the story they published was false
Updated: 5 hours ago
Thai monk sentenced for raping 13-year-old he impregnated

Thai monk sentenced for raping 13-year-old he impregnated

A court in Thailand has sentenced a former Buddhist monk known for his jet-set lifestyle to 16 years in prison for raping a 13-year-old girl who he also impregnated
Updated: 5 hours ago
Gaza rocket hits home in Israel, military strikes back

Gaza rocket hits home in Israel, military strikes back

The Israeli military says a rocket fired from Gaza made a direct hit on a home in southern Israel; military strikes Hamas targets in Gaza
Updated: 6 hours ago
Weeping relatives receive bodies of South Korean climbers

Weeping relatives receive bodies of South Korean climbers

Relatives wept in grief as the bodies of five South Korean mountain climbers arrived home from Nepal where they died in a storm last week
Updated: 6 hours ago
EU leaders gather for 'moment of truth' Brexit summit

EU leaders gather for 'moment of truth' Brexit summit

European Union leaders are converging on Brussels for what had been billed as a "moment of truth" Brexit summit but which now holds little promise for a breakthrough
Updated: 6 hours ago
The Latest: Turkey awaits permit to search consul's home

The Latest: Turkey awaits permit to search consul's home

Turkey says it is awaiting final permission from Saudi Arabia to search the home of the Saudi consul in Istanbul as part of an investigation into the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi
Updated: 6 hours ago
Fighting in Kashmir's main city leaves 3 combatants dead

Fighting in Kashmir's main city leaves 3 combatants dead

Anti-India protests and clashes have erupted in the main city of disputed Kashmir shortly after a gunbattle between militants and government forces killed 3 combatants
Updated: 7 hours ago

Indian temple set to allow entry to females who menstruate

A temple in southern India that's one of the largest Hindu pilgrimage centers in the world is set to open its doors to females of menstruating age following a ruling by the top court
Updated: 7 hours ago
Pompeo lands in Turkey as probe into Khashoggi case heats up

Pompeo lands in Turkey as probe into Khashoggi case heats up

America's top diplomat is Turkey, where a strongly pro-government newspaper has published a gruesome recounting of the alleged slaying of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul
Updated: 7 hours ago
Canada now world's largest legal marijuana marketplace

Canada now world's largest legal marijuana marketplace

And they're off: Canada starts legal marijuana sales and becomes world's largest national pot marketplace
Updated: 10 hours ago