Putin says ISIS has seized 700 hostages in Syria, executing some

But the pact has also constrained the United States from deploying new weapons to respond to China's efforts to cement a dominant position in the Western Pacific and to keep USA naval forces at bay. An 18-year-old student went on a rampage at his voc... More..

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Russian charged with conspiring to interfere in US congressional elections
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Russian charged with conspiring to interfere in US congressional elections

Khusyaynova's case was unsealed at the same time law enforcement and intelligence agencies issued a warning that Russia , China, Iran and other foreign entities are attempting to interfere with November 6 cong...More..

Trump talks to Saudi king, dispatches Pompeo
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Trump talks to Saudi king, dispatches Pompeo

Turkish authorities have an audio recording which indicates that missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, a Turkish official and a security source said on Monday. ...More..

Pompeo Meets Saudi King As Outage Mounts Over Writer's Disappearance
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Pompeo Meets Saudi King As Outage Mounts Over Writer's Disappearance

Pompeo was dispatched on Monday, immediately after President Donald Trump had a phone call with the Saudi king, whom he said denied any knowledge of Khashoggi's fate. Turkish authorities have told MEE tha...More..

No Kazakhstanis among Kerch college attack victims - MFA
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

No Kazakhstanis among Kerch college attack victims - MFA

Aksyonov, the regional leader in Crimea, said the gunman had been described as a shy boy who had no conflicts. Gun laws are strict in Russian Federation and civilians are permitted only to own hunting rifles ...More..

Further US rate hikes 'most likely' needed, Fed minutes show
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Further US rate hikes 'most likely' needed, Fed minutes show

While a standard Taylor Rule would recommend much higher interest rates than the Fed now envisions - a fact often used to criticize the relevance of policy rules in general - Bullard said that adjusting the rul...More..

PM offers prayers at Shri Saibaba's Samadhi Temple in Shirdi
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

PM offers prayers at Shri Saibaba's Samadhi Temple in Shirdi

Railway authorities clarified that the organisers had not taken any permission from them to burn the effigy near the tracks. The train was coming from Jalandhar to Amritsar when the incident occurred in t...More..

Jason Chaffetz’s attempt to mock Elizabeth Warren gets blasted online
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Jason Chaffetz’s attempt to mock Elizabeth Warren gets blasted online

Since you resurrected the DNA issue for political gain, the opportunity for a good faith gesture presents itself: Senator, we call on you to draw upon your own personal wealth and make a substantial contributio...More..

UK PM reassures business leaders over Brexit
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

UK PM reassures business leaders over Brexit

But EU officials have said negotiators are now looking at extending it beyond 2020 after a crunch two-day EU Brexit summit ended without agreement yesterday. The issue of Northern Ireland in these talks is a ...More..

PM: Australia considering moving embassy to Jerusalem
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

PM: Australia considering moving embassy to Jerusalem

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has attempted to persuade other countries to move their embassies to Jerusalem. Mr Sharma said the United States should "make clear that Trump's statement is not ...More..

Texas police identify woman, child in doorbell video
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Texas police identify woman, child in doorbell video

A woman who answered the door found the child she had never seen before, along with two bags and no adult, the sheriff's office said. The woman apparently mistook the house for the home of the child's f...More..

Police chief Abdul Raziq shot dead by own guard in Afghanistan
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Police chief Abdul Raziq shot dead by own guard in Afghanistan

Scott Miller , the head of USA and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces in Afghanistan . The top commander for United States and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces, General Scott Miller, was also...More..

Mobs attack women near India Hindu temple
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

Mobs attack women near India Hindu temple

However, chaos and mayhem ensued on the road leading from Nilackal, the gateway, to the shrine to Pamba, the foothills, as activists fought pitched battles with police, leaving many injured and bleeding. We saw...More..

Key Naseed-Jaber, Quneitra crossings reopened as Syria reaches out to neighbours
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

Key Naseed-Jaber, Quneitra crossings reopened as Syria reaches out to neighbours

Jordan is heavily reliant on imports and foreign aid, much of which used to pass through Syria . Last month, it hiked fees for all trailers transiting through its territories. Before it was closed, the Qunei...More..

O'Rourke lays into Cruz in Texas debate
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

O'Rourke lays into Cruz in Texas debate

O'Rourke, stumping in San Antonio ahead of a televised debate with Cruz on Tuesday night, poked at the senator for accepting help from the president. When O'Rourke said he wanted to expand federally funded he...More..

WWE Responds To Reported Dissent Amongst Talent Roster Over Crown Jewel
by | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

WWE Responds To Reported Dissent Amongst Talent Roster Over Crown Jewel

Actually, Impact Wrestling did it years before WWE . In case you didn't know. . Oliver starts by touching on Journalist Jamal Khashoggi , who was a critic of the Saudi Kingdom that disappeared after visi...More..

Pres. Defeats Daniels' Defamation Case
by | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Pres. Defeats Daniels' Defamation Case

A judge dismissed the defamation lawsuit from Stormy Daniels against President Donald Trump Monday and ordered her to pay his legal fees. The dueling tweets came after District Judge S. "Having grant...More..

Cyclone Leslie Injures 27 as It Slams Into Coast of Portugal
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Cyclone Leslie Injures 27 as It Slams Into Coast of Portugal

Some flights were also cancelled or delayed. "It will therefore arrive a bit earlier than predicted and a bit further north of Lisbon ", Portugal's civil protection chief Luis Belo Costa told reporters on Satu...More..

by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Trump on Mattis: 'Everybody Leaves' at Some Point, That's DC

Reporter Leslie Stahl confronted Trump with allegations that Mattis is almost ready to submit his resignation, but the president remained adamant that Mattis hasn't told him about any plans to leave. In one...More..

Disappearance of Saudi journalist being treated with utmost seriousness - Hunt
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Disappearance of Saudi journalist being treated with utmost seriousness - Hunt

The White House also revealed in a statement by Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders that two senior officials, the national security advisor and Trump's son-in-law, have contacted the Saudis on the matter....More..

International Monetary Fund team to visit Pakistan after request for bailout loans
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

International Monetary Fund team to visit Pakistan after request for bailout loans

Although the newly projected rate is same as last year's rate of 3.7 percent, this growth exceeds that achieved in any of the years between 2012 and 2016, and it occurs as many economies have reached or are nea...More..

Turkish prosecutor seeks 10-year jail term for United States pastor
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Turkish prosecutor seeks 10-year jail term for United States pastor

The evangelical pastor was accused of terror-related charges and espionage, facing up to 35 years in prison. The court near the western city of Izmir sentenced North Carolina native Andrew Brunson to just o...More..

South Korea conservatives reject changes to anti-communist law
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

South Korea conservatives reject changes to anti-communist law

The director of China's State General Administration of Sports, Guo Zhongwen, and the Chinese ambassador to North Korea, Li Jinjun, were also present at the Pyongyang Ryugyong Chung Ju-yung Gymnasium. The May 2...More..

Trump raises economic concerns over halting Saudi arms sales
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Trump raises economic concerns over halting Saudi arms sales

Turkish officials privately believe he was killed at the consulate, an allegation denied by Saudi Arabia .The official said it is unclear if the original plan was to murder Khashoggi or if something went ...More..

Gales and heavy rain to end the week
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Gales and heavy rain to end the week

Storm Callum is set to hit various parts of the United Kingdom with wet and windy weather conditions, including Edinburgh, but what can we expect when the storm arrives? Also issued by Met Eireann at 10:0...More..