Joe Cocker dies after a battle with lung cancer
2014-12-22 18:52:29 UTC
Singer Joe Cocker has died aged 70, his management team has confirmed to ITV News.
Joe Cocker was born 5/20/1944 in Sheffield, England where he lived until his early 20’s. In 2007 he was awarded the OBE by the Queen of England, he died today af...
G’Day USA announced a new partnership with the Australian Academy of Cinema Television Arts (the AACTAs)
2014-12-09 01:58:44 UTC
The annual program, that aims at fostering deeper economic ties in the US, has just added a glamorous and much needed ‘star’ element to its schedule.
This morning, at a Qantas hanger in Sydney’s Mascot airport, G’Day and actor Geoffrey Rush annou...
Young entrepreneurial Kurds eager to bring Silicon Valley to Kurdistan
2014-12-09 02:09:40 UTC
KURDISTAN, ERBIL – How do you turn a concept into a successful business in Kurdistan?
“There are so many ideas and so much energy here,” Jörgen Lindstöm, the Swedish ambassador to Iraq told the crowd at the swanky Divan hotel on Monday evening...
Powerful typhoon struck the eastern Philippines
2014-12-07 08:25:41 UTC
More than half a million people have fled coastal villages in the area, which was still recovering from Typhoon Haiyan last year.
In Tacloban, where thousands were killed by Haiyan, roofs have been blown away and streets are flooded.
Obama New Steps to Fix the US Immigration System
2014-11-21 02:25:35 UTC
President Obama: "To those members of Congress who question my authority to make our immigration system work better, or question the wisdom of me acting where Congress has failed, I have one answer: Pass a bill."
WASHINGTON — In an address ...
Barack Obama's credit card 'declined'
2014-10-17 20:31:56 UTC
<strong>President Barack Obama's credit card was declined at a restaurant in New York City last month, he said.</strong>
"It turned out I guess I don't use it enough," Mr Obama said. "They thought there was some fraud going on."
The Ebola outbreak could grow to 10,000 new cases a week
2014-10-15 07:12:11 UTC
The Ebola outbreak could grow to 10,000 new cases a week within two months, the World Health Organisation warned on Tuesday as the death toll from the virus reached 4,447 people, nearly all of them in west Africa.
Dr Bruce Aylward, the WHO assi...
Alec Baldwin: America Only Elected Obama Because the Country Is More Sexist Than Racist
2014-10-15 06:58:22 UTC
In an appearance with Russell Brand on RT’s “The Kaiser Report,” Alec Baldwin offered his diagnosis of American politics.
Brand took a few jabs at the Fox News Channel, but Baldwin interrupted and explained how FNC hosts, including Sean Hannity...
Muhammad Ali too sick to join premiere 'I Am Ali'
2014-10-14 03:23:49 UTC
Muhammad Ali’s Parkinson’s disease has advanced to the point he can barely speak or leave his Arizona home, according to a member of his family.
According to his younger brother, Rahman Ali, the 72-year-old former heavyweight world champion was...
How the NRA Degrades and Objectifies Women
2014-10-12 06:52:21 UTC
Mother Jones - Recently the National Rifle Association has aimed to boost its appeal among women. Last year it launched its "new and improved" NRA Women's TV Network, and it has hired several accomplished female gun enthusiasts as official NRA New...
Global Ebola outbreak - A call to action
2014-10-16 04:10:52 UTC
By Leonie Terfort
Unlike many of our recent crises, which feel unmanageable and beyond our influence- ISIS, climate change, Libya, Ukraine, Syria, Afghanistan and others- we can actually combat Ebola if we act immediately.
Ebola doesn't ha...
Ebola outbreak deaths exceed 4,000
2014-10-10 18:28:05 UTC
The number of deaths attributed to the Ebola outbreak has risen above 4,000, the World Health Organization says.
The latest figures show there have been 4,024 confirmed or suspected deaths in the worst-affected West African nations of Guinea, L...
ISIS financed with stolen Art
2014-10-07 17:31:48 UTC
By Orion Pegman
DIAAL NEWS - The Islamist militant group ISIS is proceeding with, not only incredible brutality against humanity but they are also systematically destroying Cultural Heritage in the controlled areas in Syria and Iraq.
George Clooney married the exceptionally intelligent Amal Alamuddin
2014-09-29 06:31:31 UTC
By Laura Young
DIAAL NEWS - With both having experience in human rights and connections around the world, the Clooney-Alamuddin pair could be formidable.
Yes, it's true. George Clooney is married. While news organizations and tabloids see...
UN pledge action to curb climate change
2014-09-24 15:57:07 UTC
By Leonie Terfort,
DIAAL NEWS - Last sunday people protested against global warming. 675,000 protesters in 161 countries, according to the organizers.
There were upper east side strollers, wild costumes, drums, celebrities, well weathered p...
Worldwide marches to demand action on Global warming
2014-09-24 15:56:58 UTC
DIAAL NEWS - As many as 310,000 demonstrators marched through the streets of New York City to demand U.N. action on global warming just days before the United Nations’ 2014 Climate Summit, which will be held in Midtown Manhattan. The demonstration...
Outraged iTunes Customers
2014-09-24 15:53:52 UTC
Diaal News - U2 surprisingly launched a new album, rather than talking about the music people are talking about the contentious deal with Apple. The most valuable corporation in the world not only gave away "Songs of Innocence" to 500 million cust...
Wave of Criticism for Pistorius Verdict
2014-09-24 15:53:37 UTC
Lawyers believe Pistorius to be guilty, was Judge Masipa too lenient?
<strong>It is not yet not clear whether or how long Oscar Pistorius will go to prison for the shooting of Reeva Steenkamp. But the very fact that he was convicted only of in...
Michael Schumacher leaves hospital for home
2014-09-16 22:28:03 UTC
After months in the hospital, ex-Formula 1 champ Michael Schumacher is finally home. His manager Sabine Kehm officially announced this in a statement.
The Swiss police is monitoring the property of the racer in Gland so that Michael Schumacher...
Tragic Suicide in Case of Michael Schuhmachers Medical File Theft
2014-09-17 18:05:19 UTC
The night after his arrest a man has been found dead in his cell at the Zurich police prison. The man was Rega (Air Rescue) employee who allegedly stole the medical records of Michael Schumacher. On Wednesday, the Public Prosecutor had planned to...