South Africa's Zuma considers stepping down early in deal to oust Gordhan

Speaking after a meeting with investors in London, Gordhan said he had not been recalled but "just asked to come back", adding that he had been planning anyway to skip the USA leg of the roadshow and to return home. "Gordhan is well-respected by virt... More..

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Israel Carries Out Air Strikes on Syria: Army

Israeli military spokesmen said the claim was false. "At no point was the safety of Israeli civilians or the IAF aircraft compromised", the spokesperson's unit of the Israel Defense Forces wrote. Iranian Foreig...More..

Unofficial adviser Ivanka Trump is getting a White House office
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Unofficial adviser Ivanka Trump is getting a White House office

Gorelick said she will comply with the same restrictions as that of other government employees, which was stressed by Ivanka herself in a statement. Ivanka Trump has been an increasingly visible presence in t...More..

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K Police chief says, Pak using social media to instigate Kashmiri youth

Lauding the role of security forces including the Army, Para-military and Jammu & Kashmir Police, the Union Minister said that India stands among the best forces in the world and the nation is eternally indebte...More..

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"The Days of Israel-Bashing Are Over" — UN Ambassador Haley

He also congratulated Trump's lawyer, David Friedman, as he was approved by the Senate to be the USA ambassador to Israel. "There has also been a decline in support for the Clinton Parameters from 55% in 2005 t...More..

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Timeline: Devin Nunes and the Trump wiretapping claims

Yates from testifying", Spicer told reporters. "If they choose to move forward, great, we have no problem with her testifying, plain and simple", said Spicer. The lawmaker acknowledged visiting the White ...More..

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Russian protest leader Navalny gets 15 days in jail

The Kremlin dismissed the protests as an illegal provocation and rejected US and European Union calls to free detainees like Navalny . The mostly unsanctioned protests, held in more than 80 towns and cities ...More..

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North Carolina lawmakers to vote on repeal of transgender bathroom law

Republican legislative leaders in North Carolina and Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper say they have an agreement to end the state's "bathroom bill " that they hope removes any obstacles to expanding businesses a...More..

Russian Defector Critical of Putin Shot Dead in Ukraine
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Russian Defector Critical of Putin Shot Dead in Ukraine

Dmitry Bilotserkovets, a Ukranian lawmaker, said Voronenkov was slaughtered just outside the Premier Palace hotel early on Thursday morning. The killer of a former Russian lawmaker in central Kiev was a Ukr...More..

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May urged to intervene in Northern Ireland crisis

May will travel to Scotland on Monday where she will meet government staff and hold talks with Sturgeon. Britain is aiming for an 11th hour solution to political deadlock in Belfast on Monday, hoping to avoid...More..

Chelsea Clinton quashes talk of running for office
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Chelsea Clinton quashes talk of running for office

Chelsea Clinton has quashed rumors she could follow in her parents footsteps by insisting she is 'not running for public office'. Not yet, anyway. I'm running for office. In her case, she supports her city...More..

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Judge in Hawaii extends order blocking Donald Trump's travel ban

While Trump's lawyers claim the executive order does not discriminate based on religion, previous courts ruled against the order noting the president and his surrogates' repeated public promises to impose "a ...More..

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4th Body Located Inside Burned-Out Oakland Apartment Building

Officials uncovered multiple fire code violations during an inspection Friday and ordered the owner of the Oakland building to immediately fix the fire alarm and sprinkler systems, according to documents releas...More..

London attacker's wife 'saddened and shocked'
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

London attacker's wife 'saddened and shocked'

He killed three people and injured dozens more with his auto as he drove at speeds above 70mph (112km/h) along the pavement on Westminster Bridge. I totally condemn his actions. Deputy Assistant Commissioner Ne...More..

Zionist occupation forces kill Palestinian woman in Al-Quds
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Zionist occupation forces kill Palestinian woman in Al-Quds

The woman was identified as Siham Ratib Nimr, from East Jerusalem and Israeli police said she attempted to stab soldiers with a pair of scissors. Police Spokeswoman Luba Samri confirmed the woman's death. S...More..

Irked EC head warns he could
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Irked EC head warns he could "promote independence of Ohio"

In this country, "the newly elected president is delighted to see Britain leave" the European Union, he lamented at this congress opened on Wednesday in Malta, which assures the rotating presidency of the EU....More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

MCD elections: Delhi BJP wants UP CM Yogi Adityanath to boost campaign

After coming to power, the Adityanath government has ordered closure of illegal slaughterhouses and strict enforcement of the ban on cow smuggling to fulfil a key electoral promise. As meat has disappeared fr...More..

North Korea Might Be Getting Ready for Its Next Nuke Test
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

North Korea Might Be Getting Ready for Its Next Nuke Test

The US military is now conducting joint exercises with the South Koreans, simulating an attack on North Korea. Earlier this month, North Korea fired four ballistic missiles into the sea off Japan's northwes...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

South Korea: Sewol ferry emerges from the water

The hull had been left at a depth of some 40 metres for almost three years since it sank off the country's southwestern coast near Jindo Island in April 2014. "But when I actually saw the ship coming up, I was ...More..

Merkel's party CDU remains largest in German election
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Merkel's party CDU remains largest in German election

The CDU - along with its partner, the Bavarian Christian Social Union (CSU) - and the SPD are tied at 33 per cent in the voter surveys at this point in the election cycle. "This result is a clear rejection of r...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Banbridge book of condolence for passing of Martin McGuinness

Former first minister Arlene Foster, whose party was humiliated in the vote and whose father narrowly escaped alive from an IRA shooting, also paid her respects. His death prompted the NI Assembly to be recalle...More..

Netanyahu set to approve first West Bank settlement for 20 years
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Netanyahu set to approve first West Bank settlement for 20 years

The settlements resolution that the Israeli government refused to follow merely demanded Israel to respect worldwide law by refraining from building illegal settlements without imposing any sanctions on the J...More..

Deal to end 'bathroom law' under fire from LGBT people
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Deal to end 'bathroom law' under fire from LGBT people

The proposal would repeal HB2 but would leave state legislators in charge of policy on public multistall restrooms. The agreement will go to a vote at 9:15am on Thursday in the state's Senate Rules Committee,...More..

'I don't want government running health care'
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

'I don't want government running health care'

Ryan said Republican infighting may force Trump to work with Democrats on it, however. Despite a frantic effort by President Trump and Ryan, the ultraconservative Freedom Caucus rejected the bill for not goin...More..

'Time After Time' Canceled by ABC After Five Episodes
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

'Time After Time' Canceled by ABC After Five Episodes

Television drama uses the 1979 novel and movie as a starting point and chronicles the epic adventures of young H.G. Wells (Freddie Stroma, UnREAL ) and his time machine. Time After Time kicked off its run on ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Unsold BS III Stock: Heavy Discounting Begins As April Deadline Looms

Here is a quick look at some of the deals on offer from bike makers such as Hero MotoCorp, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India and TVS . Honda Motorcycles and Scooter India is also offering a discount of Rs 10,...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump Team to Block Palestinian Diplomats from Top UN Posts: US Envoy

Netanyahu made the pledge in a speech to the largest U.S.pro-Israel lobbying group at a time when the Trump administration is seeking agreement with his right-wing government on limiting settlement construction...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

South Korean rescuers find presumed remains of Sewol ferry disaster victim

Newspapers said relatives of the missing had been put through "heaven and hell" and accused the maritime ministry of recklessness. The shoes found along with the bone fragments, whose number has not been anno...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

China urges European Union to remain united, fearing Brexit fallout, nationalism

He reiterated that the "One China" policy, under which the USA regards Taiwan and mainland China as parts of the same country, constitutes the "political foundation" of ties between Beijing and Washington. Li s...More..

White House calls for domestic cuts to finance Mexico border wall
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

White House calls for domestic cuts to finance Mexico border wall

The request for funds to build the wall will probably be left out of the bill devoted to finance the US Government during the rest of 2017, said republican Senator Roy Blunt. Blunt said the supplemental could...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Veteran anti-apartheid leader Ahmed Kathrada dies at 87

The struggle denied Ahmed Kathrada the opportunity to have children of his own; he was first imprisoned at the age of 17. Eighteen of those years were spent at the maximum security section of the notorious pris...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Dem Senator Blasts Trump's 'Declaration of War' on Obama Climate Policies

He has worked to ban oil drilling off of New Jersey's coastline , clean up Superfund sites , improve air quality , and strengthen national chemical safety laws to better protect families from toxic substances....More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Putin meets France's Le Pen in Moscow

The euro will tumble to a 15-year low if Marine Le Pen becomes French President, with the immediate reaction in the currency similar to that seen in the pound following the UK's Brexit vote, according to econ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Kim Jong-Un declares 'new birth' in North Korea's rocket program

North Korea's military has tested a new high-performance rocket engine that its leader is calling a revolutionary breakthrough for the country's space programme. The barbaric leader had earlier claimed the coun...More..

Photos of cyclone-stranded shark go viral
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Photos of cyclone-stranded shark go viral

Some Queenslanders didn't take police warnings to stay out of flood waters very seriously - until a bull shark washed up in the street. "This severe weather system that began with Cyclone Debbie and is tracki...More..