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Kavanaugh: President Trump orders FBI probe as Senate delays final vote

A dramatic last-minute demand by Republican Senator Jeff Flake on Friday prompted President Donald Trump to order an FBI investigation into his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh over sexual misconduct allegations. The allegations have riveted the country and imperilled his confirmation chances. With tempers flaring on both sides, the Republican-led Senate Judiciary Committee approved Kavanaugh’s nomination […]

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology reveals when world will end

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT, researchers have revealed when the world will end. MIT disclosed that its developed computer has predicted that the world will end in the year 2020, The Express reports. According to the algorithm predictions of the computer software, omen of doom has resurfaced of an imminent apocalypse. The report analyzed trends such as […]

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Update: Death toll in Indonesia earthquake hits 82, hundreds injured

At least 82 people are now known to have died after a powerful earthquake hit the Indonesian island of Lombok on Sunday, emergency officials say. Hundreds of people have been wounded by the quake, disaster management officials added, BBC reports. The powerful quake was also felt on the neighbouring island of Bali, one of Indonesia’s most popular […]

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Catholic Church adjusts catechism as Pope declares death penalty inadmissible

The Roman Catholic Church on Thursday formally changed its teaching, declaring death penalty inadmissible in all circumstances. The Vatican said it had changed its universal catechism to reflect Pope Francis’ total opposition to death penalty. Previously, the catechism, a summary of Church teaching, had allowed the death penalty in rare cases. The 1.2 billion-member Catholic Church has allowed […]

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Isha Sesay exits CNN over Trump coverage, speaks on Chibok girls

Popular Cable News Network (CNN) reporter, Isha Sesay, has announced her exit from the organisation after 13 years. Sesay is a British born journalist of Sierra Leonean descent. The journalist broke the news on her Twitter handle, @IamIshaSesay on Wednesday. “It’s really happening, folks!! After more than a decade behind the desk with those three red letters… […]