Several Pakistani military posts along LoC attacked, claims Indian army

Maj General Ashok Narula , head of the Army's public information wing, said that significant damage had been done to these posts in the Nowshera sector in Jammu and Kashmir . Indian Army's statement on counter insurgency operations comes in bac... More..

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by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Rouhani says Iran to live in peace with world

President Rouhani's principal support base appears to have been the urban centres where personal freedoms - encapsulated by the opening of high-speed Internet which helped open the window to the world - mattere...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Petroleum Minister Pradhan co-chairs India-OPEC Institutional Dialogue

Saudi arrivals in April were down 3.9 per cent from a year ago to 3.96 million tonnes, or about 963,000 bpd, down from the 1.07 million bpd rate in March, customs data showed. July Brent crude , the global ben...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Trump said firing 'nut job' Comey relieved 'great pressure'

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Wednesday announced former FBI Director Robert Mueller will be the special counsel heading up the FBI investigation, as the investigation appears to be gaining mome...More..

Flynn Delayed Move Against IS That Turkey Opposed
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Flynn Delayed Move Against IS That Turkey Opposed

The recently sacked intelligence official has agreed to the hearing amid growing concern over President Trump's ties to Russian Federation and his involvement in the ongoing the investigation into former Nati...More..

'Hero's welcome' for missile developers in North Korea
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

'Hero's welcome' for missile developers in North Korea

During the discussions, she also said, "We are not going to let North Korea to carry out as many test as they want". This story is breaki. North Korea said it was a "medium long-range" missile, calling it...More..

Jared, Ivanka Get Rabbi's OK To Fly On Shabbat
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Jared, Ivanka Get Rabbi's OK To Fly On Shabbat

The Times noted the personal intervention in the $110 billion arms sale "is further evidence of the Trump White House's readiness to dispense with custom in favor of informal, hands-on deal making". A White ...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Kushner firm apologizes for reference to White House ties

Meyer was promoting the controversial (though legal) EB-5 immigrant investor visa program, which gives foreign investors a path to citizenship if they invest at least $500,000 in American development projects...More..

US admiral: North Korea's actions 'recipe for disaster'
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

US admiral: North Korea's actions 'recipe for disaster'

North Korea's missile program is progressing faster than expected, South Korea's defense minister said Tuesday, after the U.N. Security Council condemned the weekend launch of a new long-range missile and dem...More..

Iran's Rouhani faces renewed charges as election looms
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Iran's Rouhani faces renewed charges as election looms

Rouhani's biggest worry is that some of the voters who carried him to a single-round victory in 2013 will stay home, disillusioned that the lifting of sanctions has brought few economic benefits and the pace of...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Tornadoes in Wisconsin, Oklahoma leave 2 dead

In addition to the fatality, more than two dozen people were hurt and others are unaccounted for, he said. " It's a mess ", Fitzgerald said while requesting at least four more ambulances to the scene. The sto...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Trump interviews 4 candidates to post of FBI director

Frank Keating, acting director Andrew McCabe and ex-FBi brass Richard McFeeley. Trump abruptly fired Comey last week amid an investigation into his campaign's potential ties to Russian officials. Lieberma...More..

Australia Jobless Rate Sinks To 5.7% In April
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Australia Jobless Rate Sinks To 5.7% In April

It indicated this week it would look at both the housing market and employment growth as guides to the outlook for interest rates, which have been on hold since August past year. Continued high levels of unempl...More..

British jobless hits 42-year low but wage growth lags behind inflation
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

British jobless hits 42-year low but wage growth lags behind inflation

Observations suggest that the 1.5-percent decline in sales over the first quarter is effectively offset by April's massive gains, meaning that even if retail halts at zero over the next two months (which is unl...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Trump campaign had at least 18 undisclosed contacts with Russians

The previously undisclosed interactions form part of the record now being reviewed by Federal Bureau of Investigation and congressional investigators. Mueller will head the FBI investigation that began last Jul...More..

Chelsea Manning, Trump and the Left's rank hypocrisy
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Chelsea Manning, Trump and the Left's rank hypocrisy

In 2013 Manning was convicted of stealing 700,000 documents and releasing them to WikiLeaks [advocacy website] while she was an intelligence analyst in Iraq. Manning's photo as a free woman is touching in i...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Major gains for Tories in council elections but SNP hails 'emphatic' victory

Professor Curtice said SNP deputy leader Angus Robertson's Moray seat was under threat while the Tories were favourites to take Calum Kerr's Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk constituency. On average the party...More..

North Korea: New long-range missile can carry heavy nuke
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

North Korea: New long-range missile can carry heavy nuke

CBS News correspondent Adriana Diaz reports the missile, described by US officials as a KN-17 medium range missile, reached an altitude of more than 1,300 miles - fired, North Korea said , intentionally at a...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Brazil's president accused of bribery

When Batista told Temer he was paying Cunha to remain silent, the president was recorded saying, "You need to keep that up, OK?" according to the newspaper report, which did not identify a source for the info...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Hurt, 2 Arrested in Violence Outside Turkish Embassy in DC

Metropolitan Police Chief Peter Nusam said at a press conference yesterday that police knew most of the attackers' identity and conducted investigations with the secret service and the State Department (Minis...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Trump Asked Comey To Shut Down Flynn Investigation

President Donald Trump's transition team weeks before the inauguration that he was under federal investigation, the New York Times reported late Wednesday, citing two people familiar with the case. Asked what...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

After SKorean leader eyes North trip, Trump offers US invite

Despite differences in this regard, there are certain matters on which both Trump and Moon could find common ground, according to the Atlantic . Moon, who took office on Wednesday, favours engagement with th...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Nicola Sturgeon hails 'fantastic' result in Glasgow despite failing to win power

Scottish Conservative candidate Kirstene Hair has launched the party's bid to win Angus on June 8 using last week's council election results in the region as a springboard for further gains. Ms Davidson spent t...More..

May Pledges Protections for U.K. Gig Economy Workers, Pensions
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

May Pledges Protections for U.K. Gig Economy Workers, Pensions

May is also expected to declare that the national living wage for workers aged 25 and over, now £7.50 an hour, would rise in line with average earnings until 2022. Tim Roache, general secretary of the GMB union...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Sheikh Trump to Give Speech on Islam in Saudi Arabia

In recent years, the United States has been the main supplier for Saudi Arabia's military needs. The Iranian Foreign Ministry announced on Monday that the Islamic republic does not seek any "tension" with Sau...More..

Kent State men's golf closing in on NCAA Championships berth
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Kent State men's golf closing in on NCAA Championships berth

The Tiger are eight shots back, tied with Lipscomb and Central Florida with a 572 for second. The top seven teams are separated by just five strokes. I am so proud of CJ (Lee) for stepping up again for the t...More..

Syrian fighters take back town, dam from IS
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Syrian fighters take back town, dam from IS

Concerns were raised earlier this year that the dam could be damaged in the fighting or degraded by lack of maintenance, or that the extremists might sabotage it to flood the surrounding areas. Despite fierce o...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

UK Conservatives gain in local elections; Labour, UKIP sink

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell acknowledged that Labour had suffered a "tough" set of results, but insisted it was not "the wipeout that some people expected". The right-wing U.K. Independence Party, whose an...More..

SKorea: Rival N.Korea launches possible ballistic missile
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

SKorea: Rival N.Korea launches possible ballistic missile

The KCNA report said that, as ever, the test had been overseen by the North's Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un. South Korean President Moon Jae-in, center, shakes hands with Defense Minister Han Min-koo upon his ...More..

Hong Kong rejects asylum for refugees who sheltered Snowden
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Hong Kong rejects asylum for refugees who sheltered Snowden

He says the four adults and three children from the Philippines and Sri Lanka fear for their safety if they are deported home. At the time, Snowden was one of the world's most wanted men, fleeing the US after...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

French president-elect backs Paris Olympics bid

Sunday will be spent holding interviews between the commission and the bid team, led by co-presidents Tony Estanguet and Bernard Lapasset, before a dinner at one of the top Parisian landmarks, the Petit Palais....More..

What happens if Donald Trump is impeached?
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

What happens if Donald Trump is impeached?

A Texas Democratic congressman has formally called for the impeachment of President Donald Trump. "It is now up to Congress to save the Constitution by initiating impeachment proceedings", Tribe said in a ...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

New Hamas chief makes first public appearance in native Gaza

His election, which was widely expected, does not appear to indicate dramatic change. The new Hamas document says that Israel has no right to exist. Haniyeh's first task will be to cope with escalating tensio...More..

Men Rape, Mutilate and Run Over Woman in India
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Men Rape, Mutilate and Run Over Woman in India

Some portion of the esophagus (food pipe) was also found to be missing from the body, according to the postmortem report. The victim was living with her mother and brother and used to work in a private medici...More..

Iraq, US in talks to keep American troop presence after IS
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Iraq, US in talks to keep American troop presence after IS

Since the commencement of the Mosul offensive in mid-October 2016, military operations have displaced more than 473,000 people from Mosul to Anbar, Babil, Baghdad, Diyala, Erbil, Ninewa, Qadisiyah, Salah ad Din...More..