BC Hydro is facing a federal order as early as Friday and potential fines of up to $400,000 due to erosion and sediment problems at the $9-billion Site C dam project in the province’s northeast. The Canadian ...

RIYADH: Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz approved on Thursday a proposal to increase the capacity of Makkah to accept more pilgrims during the next Haj season.  Minister of Haj and Umrah Dr Mohammed bin Saleh bin Tahir ...

Catalan giants Barcelona have suffered a 2-1 defeat at the hands of Athletic Bilbao, leaving in tatters, their hopes of claiming a 3rd consecutive crown in the Copa del Rey. FC Barcelona's Luis Suarez, jumps over ...

A BOY told a court of his terror after he was allegedly threatened by a knifeman for his iPad. The pupil is one of three from Essa Academy said to have been forced to surrender their hand-held computers by the same man ...

No stopping, no frisking, no problem. Mayor de Blasio, after the NYPD rolled out yet another batch of falling crime statistics, took to the streets of Crown Heights to trumpet his preferred community policing policy. ...

IT promises to be an exciting battle for the Division One title, with four clubs having broken away from the main pack. Queen Anne head the chase for the crown and, although their advantage over Top Club is on goal ...

Fans of Carrie Fisher have been mourning the actor and writer since her death on Dec. 26 at age 60. From the thousands of tweets to parents dressing their daughters up as Princess Leia, her best known role. Now a ...

ABU DHABI: The UAE is lucky to have had leaders like President His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan and His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and ...

In the wake of Queen Elizabeth II's health problems over the Christmas and New Year's holidays, the queen's role as the Head of the Commonwealth has been the topic of much debate. If she dies, who will the crown be ...

Duco Events fighter Jeff Horn may get a chance to step into the ring with boxing great Manny Pacquiao as the New Zealand promoter edges closer to making the deal with Bob Arum and his Top Rank outfit. Horn, a ...

In this week’s edition of “Where Are They Now?,” we catch up with Bo Bice, best known for losing the 2005 “American Idol” crown to Carrie Underwood and apparently still toiling away in the band Blood, Sweat ...

Two-time Olympic decathlon champion Ashton Eaton announced his retirement on Wednesday, saying he had given everything he could to the sport."I give everything to the decathlon. I did all I could. Thank u for making it ...

A legacy is born — literally. On Tuesday, American Pharoah became a dad for what is believed to be the first time when a horse named Kakadu gave birth to a yet-to-be-named male foal. And because it’s the 21st ...

President-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, after being sworn in as the President of the Republic of Ghana this weekend, will on Sunday be hosted by the Okyeman Traditional Council at Kyebi, his hometown. The move, ...

Movie score composer Hans Zimmer is on the lineup for the 2017 Coachella Music Festival and people are rightfully freaking out over the opportunity to see him perform at the festival! The 59-year-old composer has an ...

A Louisiana man was arrested and charged with theft and impersonating a war veteran after he entered a Walmart store and tried to steal more than $500 worth of alcohol and shotgun shells, saying he would bomb the store ...

A SCHOOLBOY, aged 12, was threatened and robbed at knifepoint for his iPad, a court heard. Bolton Crown Court was told the boy was one of three pupils from Essa Academy forced to hand over their hand-held computers in ...

A newborn baby was found by a cleaner in a bin in hospital toilets, a court has heard. Orsolya-Anamaria Balogh admitted attempted infanticide after the baby was discovered at the Royal Albert Edward Infirmary in Wigan ...

Crown prosecutors say they will ask the Supreme Court of Canada to review the New Brunswick Court of Appeal's decision to overturn Dennis Oland's second-degree murder conviction in the 2011 bludgeoning death of his ...

The New Peugot 3008 DKR, official entry of the French car manufacturer to this year's Dakar Rally. The Dakar Rally is an off road motor racing event that will test both speed and endurance of participating vehicles. ...