France charges Brussels airport bombing suspect over Paris attacks

Abrini, who was captured in Brussels, was handed over to the French authorities for questioning about the Paris attacks that left 130 dead. However, Mr Pierrat said Mohamed Abrini was in Belgium when the attacks in Paris were carried out on 13 No... More..

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Man mauled to death by tigers after climbing into their enclosure

Photos from the incident show how the tiger had his jaws around the man's head and neck, while the other two tigers circled him. Zookeepers are said to have used firecrackers and water canons in an attempt ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Iran summons Swiss ambassador over United States ban on Muslims

Two agencies told AFP they had been instructed by Etihad Airways, Emirates and Turkish Airlines not to sell USA tickets or allow Iranians holding American visas to board US-bound flights. The countries under th...More..

by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Former Secretary of Nazi Propaganda Chief Dies at 106

A year ago during an interview with The Times to promote the film, Pomsel described Goebbels as alternately "nobly elegant" and a "ranting dwarf" . In the film, she expressed no remorse for her actions. Chri...More..

by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Uber accused of "strikebreaking" during NYC airport protests

The fallout on social media has quickly become the second highest trend in the U.S., with many users screenshotting pictures of them deleting their Uber accounts. Kalanick did post a statement about the exe...More..

by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Trump administration doesn't regret not mentioning Jews on Holocaust Remembrance Day

Trump aide Hope Hicks (left) said the administration was "incredibly inclusive" and had not discriminated against Jews with its statement. Kaine went on to note that former Presidents Obama and Bush always ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Attorneys-general from 15 U.S. states decry Donald Trump's immigration order

A lawsuit brought by states would heighten the legal stakes surrounding the president's executive order, signed late on Friday, since courtroom challenges have so far mostly been filed by individuals. The Attor...More..

Iran Flouts UN Resolution, Iran Deal With Ballistic Missile Test
by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Iran Flouts UN Resolution, Iran Deal With Ballistic Missile Test

The launch occurred outside Semnan in Northern Iran. The Khorramshahr medium-range missile flew about 600 miles before exploding in what was called a failed test of a re-entry vehicle, U.S. Israeli Prime Mini...More..

by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

State Dept. workers sign dissent protesting Trump immigration ban

Dissent Channel messages, including the identity of the authors, are a most sensitive element in the internal deliberative process and are to be protected accordingly. There are typically about four or five eac...More..

Trump's plan to build a bigger border wall has plenty of critics
by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Trump's plan to build a bigger border wall has plenty of critics

I've said time again; Mexico will not pay for any wall'. "With regard to the payment of the border wall, both presidents acknowledge their clear and very public differences in position on this sensitive issue...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Major Republicans Are Coming Out in Opposition to Donald Trump's Muslim Ban

It was not immediately clear how other green card holders would be affected. The court ruled on a habeas corpus petition filed by the American Civil Liberties Union on behalf of two Iraqi men who were detaine...More..

Trump ordering Joint Chiefs to plan ISIS destruction
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Trump ordering Joint Chiefs to plan ISIS destruction

The NSC is led by retired Lt Gen Michael Flynn, who spent much of Saturday in the Oval Office as Mr Trump had scheduled phone calls with world leaders. USA military officials have long acknowledged the United S...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

US Homeland Security will 'comply with judicial orders'

The ban put a 90-day freeze on visas and immigration from Iraq, Syria, Sudan, Iran, Libya, Yemen and Somalia. The judge also ordered the federal government to turn over a list of everyone now being detained. ...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Zarif: Trump's Muslim ban 'great gift to extremists'

Swiss ambassador Giulio Haas was "handed a letter of protest on the recent executive order by the US President and the imposed limitations and discriminatory behaviour against Iranian citizens travelling to Ame...More..

Georgia Town Leaders Apologize for 1940 Lynching
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Georgia Town Leaders Apologize for 1940 Lynching

He apologized for the police department's lack of response concerning the 18 year old's murder. Police did not investigate. It has been almost 80 years since the killing and the men responsible have not been id...More..

Netanyahu: Trump right to build wall, it worked for Israel
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Netanyahu: Trump right to build wall, it worked for Israel

Mexico has lashed out at the Israeli regime for applauding the new USA administration's contentious plan to erect a wall along the Mexico border in a sweeping crackdown on immigration. Israel's foreign ministry...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Kellyanne Conway Responds to Critics of Inauguration Look

The United States' refugee resettlement program involves intensive scrutiny of applicants that can take several years to complete. Additionally, Trump's ban prevents citizens from seven predominantly-Muslim cou...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Dual citizenship Britons exempt from Trump ban

Mr Johnson earlier said Mr Trump's ban was "divisive and wrong", and criticised the decision to "stigmatise" people based on their nationality. The US President's administration told Boris Johnson that Briton...More..

Exams are festivals, smile more, score more: Modi
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Exams are festivals, smile more, score more: Modi

In his tweet to encourage the students, the 66-year-old PM citing the example of Sachin Tendulkar, said that the legendary batsman kept breaking his own records for over 20 years in an effort to get better all ...More..

How to celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year in Toronto
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

How to celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year in Toronto

Then there are the five elements: water, wood, earth, metal and with this year, fire. What do the Rooster foot prints mean? Here are some special Chinese New Year 2017 messages for you to send to your lov...More..

Priebus: No 'Regret' for Omitting Jews from Holocaust
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Priebus: No 'Regret' for Omitting Jews from Holocaust

Friday was Holocaust Remembrance Day, and, as is customary, the White House issued a statement to pay its respects - a fairly simple gesture that shouldn't be too hard to accomplish. Also planning to speak at t...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Palestinian teen shot dead by Israeli soldiers

The soldiers then opened fire. They responded by firing towards the main instigators. According to Palestinian figures, nearly 255 Palestinians have been killed since the current uptick in Israeli-Palestinian...More..

Liverpool Still In Premier League Title Race Feels Antonio Conte
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Liverpool Still In Premier League Title Race Feels Antonio Conte

Liverpool, as their first challengers, must banish their poor start to 2017 and produce a performance like the one that saw them leave Stamford Bridge victorious earlier this season. This will be the 70th compe...More..

Groups Rally To Protest Refugee And Immigrant Suspension
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Groups Rally To Protest Refugee And Immigrant Suspension

The order barred USA border agents from removing anyone who arrived in the U.S. with a valid visa from Iraq , Syria , Iran , Sudan , Libya , Somalia and Yemen . But yesterday, the department said it wou...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Queen of England Invites President Trump for State Visit

We'll see how quickly the media will forget that now that President Trump has an invitation for a state visit. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's office sent out an email late Saturday stating that the USA has...More..

Trump, May 'committed' to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Trump, May 'committed' to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

The meeting will mark Trump's first with a foreign leader since taking power a week ago, and it could go a long way toward determining how crucial Trump considers the traditional " special relationship " betwee...More..

Muslim centre in Texas gutted by fire
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Muslim centre in Texas gutted by fire

Just last week, someone broke into the mosque and stole a number of electronics, including laptops . The Victoria mosque fire was first spotted by a convenience store clerk who saw smoke and flames billowing ...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Islamic State Pushing for Asian Links, Expansion, Philippines Says

Lanao del Sur is a province on the main southern island of Mindanao, to the northeast of the much smaller Basilan island. Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief-of-staff Gen. "He needs blood transfusio...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Airbnb offers free housing to refugees, travelers affected by Trump travel ban

In response, Chesky tweeted: " Not allowing countries or refugees into America is not right, and we must stand with those who are affected ". A woman browses the website of the USA home-sharing giant Airbn...More..

Guiliani: Trump Plans to Make Embassy Move Happen
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Guiliani: Trump Plans to Make Embassy Move Happen

The worldwide community considers all Israeli settlements in Israeli-annexed east Jerusalem and the occupied West Bank to be illegal, whether they are authorised by state institutions or not. "The IDF and the...More..

FA Cup: Walcott, Welbeck On Song As Arsenal Spank Southampton
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

FA Cup: Walcott, Welbeck On Song As Arsenal Spank Southampton

Just days after securing their place in the EFL Cup final, Southampton could not find an answer to Arsenal's attacking quality and they were beaten easily. Southampton exited the FA Cup after suffering a compr...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Pakistanis to face "extreme vetting" for USA visa

Trump said he would also create safe zones in Syria for refugees to live in, as he would not allow them to enter the US. "I have a little conflict of interest 'cause I have a major, major building in Istanb...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

South Sudan president in Ethiopia for African union summit

He was met by the Zimbabwean ambassador to Ethiopia, Ranga Chimbindi and Foreign Affairs Minister Simbarashe Mumbengegwi. Few days after his inauguration, President Akufo-Addo left Ghana in his first official...More..

EC orders FIR against Kejriwal; bans exit polls
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

EC orders FIR against Kejriwal; bans exit polls

Kejriwal while addressing a rally in Goa on January 8 said that the Bharatiya Janata Party and Congress will be distributing money which should not be refused. "These statements are probably wrong and indefensi...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Question Mark Over Anti-Trump Ban Petition Raising 1000 Signatures a Minute

Already more than 35,000 have put their name to it, calling for Trump to "be allowed to enter the United Kingdom in his capacity as head of the U.S. government, but he should not be invited to make an official ...More..