Israeli PM limits settlements while announcing new one

Israel's security cabinet on Thursday approved the building of the first new settlement in the occupied West Bank in two decades , even as prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu negotiates with Washington on curbing settlement activity. The cabinet als... More..

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Spicer: More Evidence Of CNN-Clinton Collusion Than Anything With Trump-Russia

Targets of these email hacks included Hillary Clinton campaign chair John Podesta and the Democratic National Convention. The FBI is now examining the information that includes human intelligence and phone ...More..

Turkey Ends 'Euphrates Shield' Syria Operation - in Name Only
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Turkey Ends 'Euphrates Shield' Syria Operation - in Name Only

Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim on Wednesday said the country had ended military operation "Euphrates Shield" against the Islamic State in Syria . The Turkish armed forces said in a statement this "pha...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Oil Prices Fall After Three-Day Rally

The EIA (U.S. Energy Information Administration ) reported that United States crude oil production rose by 18,000 bpd (barrels per day) to 9,147,000 bpd from March 17-24, 2017. Iran has affirmed it will ad...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Former South Korean President Thrown in Jail on Corruption Charges

Earlier, a court has issued warrant to arrest ousted President Park Geun-hye over the corruption and abuse of power charges. A judge at the Seoul Central District Court said in a statement that "the cause and...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

United Nations chief alarmed at Israel's decision to build new settlement

A spokesman for United Nations chief Antonio Guterres expressed "disappointment and alarm" at the Israeli announcement. Netanyahu's announcement comes as Trump apparently seeks to restart Israeli-Palestinian ...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Ousted South Korean president Park arrested in corruption probe

Park faces 13 charges in total, including bribery, abuse of power and the leaking of state secrets. As a former president she would likely be assigned a cell that is larger than the 6.56m2 solitary units oc...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Deal chance for Pyongyang to bury murder evidence

USA and South Korean intelligence sources said Pyongyang is behind the assassination. Najib, in a posting on Twitter earlier, said: "Alhamdulillah (Praise be to Allah) the Special Aircraft carrying the ni...More..

Venezuela Supreme Court Takes Over Legislative Powers From National Assembly
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Venezuela Supreme Court Takes Over Legislative Powers From National Assembly

The opposition has called for a referendum on removing Maduro from office, although this has been blocked by the courts so far. "Venezuela's democracy has been on life support for years now, but the decisio...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump attacks China ahead of meeting with president

US President Donald Trump on Friday anticipated that his first summit with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping next week is going to be "very difficult" one as the nation can no longer afford job losses and mass...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

G20 fails to agree anti-protectionism global trade position after U.S. pressure

U.S. President Donald Trump's administration says it wants to make worldwide trade rules fairer, raising concerns among exporting nations like Germany. industry and vowed to unpick the Paris climate accord that...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Video Shows Galaxy S8 Facial Recognition Tricked By A Photo

The smartphones' U.S. pricing has seen somewhat jump of 15%, so of the same pattern is followed in India then Samsung Galaxy S8 is likely to be priced around at Rs 55,000 and Galaxy S8 + at Rs 65,000. Not ...More..

Key US senator cites concerns in probe into possible Russia-Trump links
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Key US senator cites concerns in probe into possible Russia-Trump links

Attorney Robert Kelner says no "reasonable person" with legal counsel would answer questions without assurances. A separate investigation in the House of Representatives into the intelligence agencies' allega...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

China convicts 2 activists who supported Hong Kong protests

The process by which Lam was elected chief executive has been the subject of intense controversy in recent years, as mainland Chinese authorities have sought to maintain tight control over the semi-autonomous t...More..

German Chancellor's Conservatives strengthen support in Saarland state election
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

German Chancellor's Conservatives strengthen support in Saarland state election

Mrs. Merkel's CDU has controlled Saarland, a small, predominantly Catholic state with about 1 million residents on the border with France, since the turn of the century. Schulz conceded it was "not a nice eveni...More..

Officer gets 40 years in prison in child's shooting death
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Officer gets 40 years in prison in child's shooting death

Despite this, Stafford and a second deputy city marshal collectively fired 18 shots at the vehicle. Friday night, the jury convicted Stafford of Manslaughter and Attempted Manslaughter. Body camera footage of...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

South Korean ferry saga a tale of government blunders

Officials said the vessel, now attached to two salvage ships near where it sank, will be returned to Shin Port around April 4, depending on weather conditions. The government ended underwater searches of the sh...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Lesson Learned: Can Trump Build Consensus on Tax Cuts?

Here is a quick rundown of where the Affordable Care Act stands right now, what's going well and what's not so great. In the wake of last week's failed GOP effort to kill the Affordable Care Act, the Trump ad...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Hardline Hindu priest Yogi Adityanath a handful for Modi in Uttar Pradesh

He said meat shops at some other places like in Ghaziabad were asked to put up curtains on shop fronts. Adityanath is the sitting member of Parliament (MP) from Gorakhpur. Meanwhile, owners of illegal slaught...More..

Spiders Eat as Much Meat as Humans
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Spiders Eat as Much Meat as Humans

To put that in perspective, the total biomass of all adult humans on the Earth right now is estimated to around 287 million tons, according to the study. Professor Klaus Birkhofer and Dr Martin Nyffeler and h...More..

King defends House Intel panel's Russian Federation probe
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

King defends House Intel panel's Russian Federation probe

Several current US officials identified the White House officials as Ezra Cohen-Watnick, the senior director for intelligence at the National Security Council, and Michael Ellis, a lawyer who works on nationa...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Indians Are Argumentative but Not Intolerant: President Mukherjee

But if it is said Indians are intolerant, I refuse to agree. He said, "I would like to suggest to the CM (Assam) & his cabinet colleagues to make it a regular programme". "In times of agitation, tension I faced...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Putin: 'Read my lips, Russian Federation did not meddle in USA election'

During the panel, Putin was asked about the ongoing investigation into possible Russian interference in the us election. " Ronald Reagan , debating about taxes and addressing the Americans, said, 'Watch m...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Trump to Meet Chinese President in Florida

This combination of pictures created on March 30, 2017 shows China's President Xi Jinping (L) delivering a speech on the opening day of the World Economic Forum, on January 17, 2017 in Davos, and US Preside...More..

Delhi LG orders AAP to recover 97crore, over splurging on ads
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Delhi LG orders AAP to recover 97crore, over splurging on ads

In a setback to Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal, Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal has directed that Rs97 crore be recovered from the Aam Admi Party, an amount allegedly "splurged" by the city government on ...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Congo to probe deaths of American, Swede

We mourn the fact that one more person has lost their life in the service of the United Nations and of peace; we share the sense of loss and despair with her family and friends, while also feeling a deep sense ...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Turkey Calls End to Its Military Incursion in Syria

And in New York, US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley was even stronger about the Trump administration's decision not to push for Assad's departure. One of Turkey's main grievances with America is the policy s...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Uber Canada hits back at Liberal plan to charge tax on rides

The government says it's also planning to assist indigenous people with $90 million over two years dedicated to a post-secondary support program. He blew that promise out of the water with last year's deficit...More..

British PM Theresa May To Trigger Article 50 For Brexit Next Week
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

British PM Theresa May To Trigger Article 50 For Brexit Next Week

Priority must be certainty, clarity for all: "citizens, companies & member states". Britain has set out the parameters of what it hopes to negotiate in a white paper earlier this year, making it clear that it...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Arab leaders broach reconciliation with Israel in return for occupied territory

Jordan's King Abdullah said peace would not be attained in the Middle East without the creation of a Palestinian state under a two-state solution that would be the basis of a comprehensive Arab-Israeli peace de...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Arvind Kejriwal put on trial in Arun Jaitley defamation case

AAP leaders like Manish Sisodia, Sanjay Singh, Dilip Pandey, Rakhi Bidlan, Rajendra Gautam and others have already begun campaigning. The court granted exemption to Jaitley. The BJP has taken a plunge for the n...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

European Union celebrates 60 years and the blessing of the "multi-speed" concept

The latter seems unlikely: according to a Pew Research poll a year ago, 42% of voters in 10 EU countries want some powers to be repatriated.Still, Walter Hallstein, president of the first Commission in the 1950...More..

TV Channel CEO, 8 Staffers Booked; Case Registered
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

TV Channel CEO, 8 Staffers Booked; Case Registered

The team was constituted by DGP Loknath Behra, the sources said. Cabinet felt that in the given circumstances when the former minister didn't even wait for a preliminary inquiry into the incident before stepp...More..

Turkish minister predicts 'holy wars' in Europe following Geert Wilders' defeat
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Turkish minister predicts 'holy wars' in Europe following Geert Wilders' defeat

The refugee deal that was struck between the European Union and Turkey in March 2016 followed the mass influx of migrants to Europe in 2015. More than 4.5 million Turks live in Western Europe and have the rig...More..

Russian prosecutors move to block online calls for protests
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Russian prosecutors move to block online calls for protests

The Times has no interest in altering these conditions; it only wants them administered by a new regime that is fully subordinate to the interests of U.S. She has a court appearance next month for attending a...More..