Malaysia says Kim Jong Nam's body released to North Korea

Jong-nam was killed using the VX nerve agent which was smeared on his face by two foreign women while he was waiting for a flight to Macau at the airport. The brazen nature of the assassination also made collecting evidence relatively easy. After the... More..

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Malaysian PM arrives in Chennai on 4-day visit
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Malaysian PM arrives in Chennai on 4-day visit

The Malaysian leader will visit Chennai and Jaipur. Malaysia is also considering further honours for Rajini, replacing Shahrukh Khan with him as Brand Ambassador of the state of Malacca. Before concluding his v...More..

Train services cancelled in Odisha after Naxals attack station with explosives
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Train services cancelled in Odisha after Naxals attack station with explosives

Last year, 21 Maoists, including two top commanders Gajarla Ravi and Chalapati, were killed in an exchange of fire with security forces on the Andhra-Odisha border, dealing a severe blow to the Naxalites in the...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Tillerson's Diplomatic Skill Put to Test With Visit to Turkey

Speaking Thursday after meeting Cavusoglu in Ankara , Tillerson said the two governments were looking at " a number of options and alternatives" to keep up the fight against ISIS and to retake the terror gr...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

North Carolina's "bathroom bill" repeal: who's satisfied?

A recent Associated Press analysis suggested that the law cost North Carolina as much $3.76 billion in lost business . Although the Democratic Party endorsed the compromise, liberal groups across the st...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

South Korea's ousted president Park Geun-Hye arrested

After a long hearing on Thursday, a court had said, "It is justifiable and necessary to arrest (Park) as key charges were justified and there is risk of evidence being destroyed". Opinion surveys say liberal op...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

With Obamacare Standing, Red States Eye Medicaid Expansion

About 20 percent of people who would become eligible for insurance under KanCare expansion have a disability, Oxford said , and others may have chronic health conditions. "We have a new president". An import...More..

Senate Intelligence Heads Promise a Nonpartisan Russia Probe
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Senate Intelligence Heads Promise a Nonpartisan Russia Probe

The focus was to examine the capabilities, both past and present, of the Russian government. But Russian President Vladimir Putin has flatly denied the allegations. "It would be safe to say we have had conver...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Hongkong Protest Leaders Cry Foul Over Criminal Cases After New Leader Chosen

A yellow umbrella, the symbol of the Occupy Central movement, is displayed before candidates John Tsang, Carrie Lam and Woo Kwok-hing (L-R) as Lam is announced the victor of the election for Hong Kong's chi...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Erdogan says Turkey may hold referendum on European Union accession bid

Mr Erdogan's comments come in the wake of strained relations between Turkey and several European Union member states including Germany and The Netherlands, both of which cancelled planned "yes" campaign ralli...More..

Rep. Devin Nunes won't step aside in Russian Federation investigation
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Rep. Devin Nunes won't step aside in Russian Federation investigation

Tower during the election campaign. Rep. Adam Schiff, the ranking Democrat on the committee, questioned Nunes' motives in canceling the public hearing , which was to have taken testimony from former Obama ad...More..

Nunes under pressure in Russian Federation probe
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Nunes under pressure in Russian Federation probe

Devin Nunes, R-Calif., and any White House decision on Yates' testimony became moot. "Why would I?" Nunes said . "The White House isn't stopping her". Richard Burr (R-N.C.) said seven full-time staffers ar...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Nunes, Schiff meet to try to get Russian Federation investigation back on track

Meanwhile, a report Tuesday alleged that the administration moved to stop Sally Yates, the former acting attorney general, from testifying before Nunes' panel. Yates, along with former CIA Director John Brenn...More..

European Union to reveal its Brexit negotiating approach
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

European Union to reveal its Brexit negotiating approach

The UK government said its Great Repeal Bill , announced to Parliament in October, would "allow for a smooth and stable transition as the UK leaves the European Union, ensuring that, wherever practical, the sa...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Kremlin slams anti-corruption protests as 'provocation'

A BRITISH teenager was "beaten in the ribs and groin" by Russian police who detained him during an anti-Vladimir Putin protest in Moscow , his mum has said . He posted a selfie on Twitter from there, saying...More..

Senate Intelligence Committee Set to Probe Russian Influence on US Election
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Senate Intelligence Committee Set to Probe Russian Influence on US Election

Richard Burr, R-N.C., right, and Vice Chairman Sen. In Moscow, Russian President Vladimir Putin again denied that Russia tried to influence the election, but in doing so he made reference to the wrong USA pre...More..

It's not dead yet, House Republicans insist of effort to repeal Obamacare
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

It's not dead yet, House Republicans insist of effort to repeal Obamacare

Shea Cox, a 21-year-old computer science major from Shelbyville, Tennessee, said the bill failed because Ryan rushed what Cox called a "complete hack job" that "looked nearly exactly like "Obamacare" with a cou...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Westminster attacker named as 52-year-old Khalid Masood from Kent

Police said 40 people were injured after Masood, a 52-year-old Briton with a history of violent offenses, plowed a auto along a pavement on a bridge before stabbing a police officer outside the parliament. "We ...More..

Syrian, Palestine issues to top Arab League summit agenda
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Syrian, Palestine issues to top Arab League summit agenda

Ahead of these meetings the Arab community seemed keen to send Trump a unified and strong message in support of a Palestinian state. Responding to a question on the summit's outcome, whether in its resolution...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

15-Year-Old Girl Sexually Assaulted By Multiple Attackers On Facebook Live

The girl's mother told Chicago's WGN-TV that the girl's uncle told her she was on Facebook Live and that's when she notified Johnson. As per the Associated Press , the police immediately ordered detectiv...More..

IRA victims say Northern Ireland's peace came at a price
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

IRA victims say Northern Ireland's peace came at a price

Stephen Grimason served as the Northern Ireland Executive's director of communications for more than 15 years and during that period he worked very closely with Mr McGuinness. A partnership many thought would p...More..

Donald Trump Jr. Criticizes London Mayor After Attack
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Donald Trump Jr. Criticizes London Mayor After Attack

It's titled, "Sadiq Khan: London mayor says terror attacks "part and parcel" of living in a major city". "Terrorists hate the fact that whether it's NY, whether it's London , whether it's Paris, whether it's...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

'Zero surprises' ahead of Xi-Trump meeting

China has confirmed the dates of President Xi Jinping's trip to the USA to meet his counterpart Donald Trump. Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Zheng Zeguang acknowledged there was a trade imbalance, but said t...More..

Trump to meet meet Chinese leader Xi Jinping in Florida next week
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Trump to meet meet Chinese leader Xi Jinping in Florida next week

China hopes the upcoming meeting between President Xi Jinping and his US counterpart Donald Trump will set the direction for the development of the bilateral relationship, an official said on Friday. It wil...More..

North Korea missile test fails, US and South say, as tensions simmer
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

North Korea missile test fails, US and South say, as tensions simmer

A North Korean missile fired Wednesday exploded " within seconds of launch", according to US Pacific Command. Details of Tuesday's failed test are unclear, including the missile type, USA and South Korea...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Nicola Sturgeon to warn PM against blocking second independence vote

Scotland's first minister expects to get authorisation from the devolved parliament on Wednesday to seek a new vote on independence from the United Kingdom, a vote which needs to be signed off by London to be ...More..

Democrat cries foul over Mnuchin's 'Lego Batman' plug
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Democrat cries foul over Mnuchin's 'Lego Batman' plug

RatPac-Dune, co-founded by Mnuchin with producer-director Brett Rattner and media billionaire James Packer, has produced and financed a number of Hollywood hits in recent years, including " Avatar ", " Mad Max:...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

President Trump misses annual AIPAC conference

We agreed to coordinate closely positions, including tomorrow and the day after tomorrow, when I will have the honour to be at the Summit of the Arab League where again we will discuss our common position betwe...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Not fouling Russell Westbrook cost Orlando Magic

The Thunder trailed by 21 points in the second half on Wednesday. After the win, the Oklahoma City Thunder landed at Will Rogers World Airport early Thursday morning. Harrison Barnes missed a long triple at...More..

Encounter between militants, security forces in J&K
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Encounter between militants, security forces in J&K

Failing to counter the strong retaliatory action from the Indian security forces, terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir have now resorted to a different tactic. Sanjay Kumar said that the obstruction by the locals ma...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

China, Australia pledge closer trade ties

Li's visit to Australia and New Zealand is the first by a Chinese premier in 11 years. There were also reports China was interested in joining a revived Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), which the United State...More..

Something in common: Donald Trump, Paul Ryan's approval ratings are both sinking
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Something in common: Donald Trump, Paul Ryan's approval ratings are both sinking

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan said Thursday the best path is for Republicans to come together on health care and other issues. Ryan added that the idea of Trump turning to Democrats , if Republicans could n...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Saina Nehwal replies to Carolina Marin

Star shuttlers Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu yesterday notched up contrasting victories to set up a mouth-watering quarterfinal clash at the India Super Series badminton tournament at the Siri Fort Sports Complex ...More..

Why Is the Justice Department Trying to Silence Sally Yates?
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Why Is the Justice Department Trying to Silence Sally Yates?

Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) last week. On Friday, Nunes canceled the public hearing that had been set for Tuesday with testimony from fired acting Attorney General Sally Yates , ex-CIA Director John Brennan and...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

London police arrest 2 more over Westminster terror attack

Police also said they seized more than 2,700 items, which includes " massive amounts of computer data ". Not a great deal is known about Masood, who was shot dead by a police firearms officer after he rammed ...More..