Security forces neutralise 1 terrorist in Bandipora

As they closed in on the hiding militants, the latter fired at the security forces triggering the encounter, a police officer said. As the cordon was tightened, militants opened fire and one militant was killed in the gun fight. Meanwhile, clashes er... More..

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Banks asked for Kushner info
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Banks asked for Kushner info

It was one of the largest loans Kushner Cos. received a year ago. Sources within the White House described Kushner as "naïve and being tricked", particularly when he took meetings with foreign officials witho...More..

Houthis killed in Red Sea coastal area of Yemen in 2 days
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Houthis killed in Red Sea coastal area of Yemen in 2 days

Russian Federation has vetoed a United Nations Security Council resolution based on a UN report condemning Iran for violating an arms embargo by sending weapons to Yemen's Houthi rebels. The British-drafted res...More..

Iraq court hands Turkish women death sentence
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Iraq court hands Turkish women death sentence

Human Rights Watch has argued that the sentences are "unfair", with some activists arguing that numerous women were tricked or coerced into joining the terrorist groups. Human Rights Watch has raised concerns...More..

Israel detains 10 members of Nabi Saleh's Tamimi family, mostly minors
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Israel detains 10 members of Nabi Saleh's Tamimi family, mostly minors

The teen, Mohammed, had part of his skull removed by surgeons on December 15. "There is no limit to how low Israel is willing to sink in its attempt to discredit the Tamimis' just struggle for liberation agai...More..

Biennial Elections to the Council of States (Rajya Sabha) on March 23
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Biennial Elections to the Council of States (Rajya Sabha) on March 23

The BJP is all set to be the biggest gainer in the elections for Rajya Sabha membership. In UP, where the maximum seats will fall vacant, the BJP expects to win at least nine. The 73-year-old Manjhi, who is...More..

Marriyum Aurangzeb condoles Bollywood actor Sri Devi's demise
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Marriyum Aurangzeb condoles Bollywood actor Sri Devi's demise

Rani Mukerji, Alia Bhatt, Karisma Kapoor and Deepika Padukone are also making special appearances in the film. She debuted as a lead actress in a Bollywood film in 1978, soon becoming one of India's big...More..

Billy Graham death: See thousands turn out to honor late evangelist
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Billy Graham death: See thousands turn out to honor late evangelist

Reverend Billy Graham , the influential Southern preacher who became a spiritual advisor to several United States presidents and millions of Americans via their television sets, died aged 99 on Wednesday last ...More..

Trump, Turnbull Agree to Cooperate on Strategic Mineral Extraction Projects
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Trump, Turnbull Agree to Cooperate on Strategic Mineral Extraction Projects

After enjoying "frank and productive meetings" with President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence in the White House on Friday, the Prime Minister told a meeting of USA governors on Saturday that Austr...More..

U.S. asks United Nations to blacklist North Korean entities for smuggling
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

U.S. asks United Nations to blacklist North Korean entities for smuggling

Moreover, they did so despite UN Security Council Resolution 2375 , section 11 of which prohibits ship-to-ship transfers of goods bound for North Korea. That appeared to be the most companies or individuals d...More..

European Union calls for ceasefire in Syria's eastern Ghouta
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

European Union calls for ceasefire in Syria's eastern Ghouta

A draft resolution aimed at ending a deadly pro-government bombing campaign in the eastern Ghouta district and elsewhere in Syria was delayed by the U.N. Moscow, which intervened militarily in support of it...More..

by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Trump's campaign aide Rick Gates to plead guilty

It comes a day after Gates and Manafort were indicted in Virginia on new charges of tax evasion and bank fraud. But for The Bird, and people who like to toast the downfalls of the President's associates, Gate...More..

Myanmar bulldozes what was left of Rohingya Muslim villages
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Myanmar bulldozes what was left of Rohingya Muslim villages

The report stated that over 534,000 Rohingya children are living in refugee camps in Bangladesh, while almost 185,000 Rohingya children remain in Myanmar's Rakhine state, subjected to ongoing violence, Anadol...More..

No existence of 'drug mafia' in state: Goa CM
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

No existence of 'drug mafia' in state: Goa CM

Mr. Parrikar's decision to present the annual budget came as a surprise even to his Cabinet colleagues and legislators. "But it is not still clear whether he would be tabling the budget", Lobo told reporters ou...More..

Missouri governor indicted under law targeting peeping toms
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Missouri governor indicted under law targeting peeping toms

Within weeks of Greitens taking office, his campaign treasurer founded a nonprofit group to promote the new governor's agenda. The indictment alleges Greitens took a compromising photo without the woman's co...More..

Imran backs SC decision against Sharif
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Imran backs SC decision against Sharif

The tickets were given by party chairman Raja Zafar-ul-Haq, who along with other party leaders visited the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) and submitted papers of party candidates for the March 3 election...More..

Toronto police update expected on investigation into accused serial killer Bruce McArthur
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Toronto police update expected on investigation into accused serial killer Bruce McArthur

Initially, Police identified only one set of remains - those of Andrew Kinsman, another one of the men McArthur is accused of killing. December 8, 2017 - Police Chief Mark Saunders says the force will review ...More..

Ryan Coogler Shares Sweet Thank-You Letter to Black Panther Fans
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Ryan Coogler Shares Sweet Thank-You Letter to Black Panther Fans

But it doesn't quite soar as breathlessly as the Rotten Tomatoes score might suggest. Are you ready to see what the Intergalactic Empire of Wakanda is all about? T'Challa, the King of Wakanda, or as he is...More..

Pennsylvania Republicans ask Supreme Court to block new congressional map
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Pennsylvania Republicans ask Supreme Court to block new congressional map

House Speaker Mike Turzai says he and his Senate counterpart will request an emergency stay Wednesday of what he called a "completely partisan, ultimate gerrymander ". And picking up five seats in Pennsylva...More..

Turkish, Syrian intelligence in direct contact when necessary: Turkish Presidency
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Turkish, Syrian intelligence in direct contact when necessary: Turkish Presidency

Pro-government militias entered the Afrin area on Tuesday, but were repelled by Turkish shelling , President Tayyip Erdogan's spokesman said. Lavrov's statement came amid unconfirmed reports that the Sy...More..

Mnangagwa visits Tsvangirai's family as MDC faces nasty power struggles
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Mnangagwa visits Tsvangirai's family as MDC faces nasty power struggles

Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been speaking to BBC Minute's Seren Jones in the capital Harare . But complications emerged immediately as the other deputy presidents, Elias Mudzuri and Thokozan...More..

Senators Ask President Trump To Re Engage In TPP
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Senators Ask President Trump To Re Engage In TPP

President Donald Trump fulfilled a campaign promise by pulling the US out of an earlier version of the deal, previously called the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Total Canadian exports to other CPTPP countries are ...More..

Christchurch declares state of emergency
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Christchurch declares state of emergency

Local commercial air operators were still running services for those who want to fly into or out of Takaka, Civil Defence said. Those who remained in the Motueka centre would have to await an assessment of th...More..

North Korea could co-host 2021 Asian Winter Games with South Korea
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

North Korea could co-host 2021 Asian Winter Games with South Korea

He gave no further details on the timing of the drills. North Korea on Monday accused the USA of pressing to resume annual joint military drills with South Korea as soon as the Winter Olympics end and ham...More..

Comedian John Oliver Roasts Barnaby Joyce For Office Romance
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Comedian John Oliver Roasts Barnaby Joyce For Office Romance

But the Western Australian branch of the party disagreed. Nine National Party members come from those states. "I also note, you are not in a Coalition in Western Australia and the WA Nats pride themse...More..