Global Coalition to Counter ISIS Needs to Think Beyond the Battlefield

He said Iraq was now at the stage of "destroying" ISIS , not just "containing" it. "The military power of the coalition will remain where this fraudulent caliphate has existed in order to set the conditions for a full recovery from the tyranny of... More..

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Are the Warriors back to being the team to beat?

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant reacts against the Oklahoma City Thunder during their National Basketball Association match in Oklahoma City, February 12, 2017. Though the game remained close throu...More..

Spicer denies Comey was fact-checking presidential tweets
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Spicer denies Comey was fact-checking presidential tweets

The information is not being drawn from the leaked dossier that was compiled by a former British intelligence officer, according to US officials. Spicer downplayed the matter by quoting more broadly from indi...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Congressman heading Russian Federation probe dodges protests

White House spokesman Sean Spicer told reporters earlier Friday that other Democrats have been invited to the White House to view the materials, which he said would "shed light" on their investigation. "Despite...More..

Partisan split at House intel committee over canceled open hearing
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Partisan split at House intel committee over canceled open hearing

Schiff said that Nunes' actions were "wholly inappropriate, and of course, cast grave doubts into the ability to run a credible investigation". "Manafort might be public, might be private", Nunes said. Nunes ma...More..

Sindhu enters final, sets up title date with Marin
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Sindhu enters final, sets up title date with Marin

She attacked right from the front and her deft touches on the nets were a joy to watch. The point which takes @Pvsindhu1 into the FINAL of Yonex Sunrise #IndiaSS . Sindhu took her game to a scale higher in...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

White House invites intelligence committee leaders to review National Security Council documents

According to the Times , Nunes met with Michael Ellis, a former staffer on Nunes' House Intelligence Committee who now works in the White House counsel's office on national security issues, and Ezra Cohen-Watn...More..

Putin says Western criticism of Russia's handling of protests political
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Putin says Western criticism of Russia's handling of protests political

Bush, who made the pledge during the 1988 campaign. Shortly after Putin's comments , the top Democrat on the US Senate intelligence committee investigating those claims said definitively that Putin had ord...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump set to sign executive orders on trade

Some experts say the orders suggest the president may be taking a softer tack on trade. In a second executive order , Mr Trump will order the government to look at ways the U.S. "Let's not make this a story ...More..

Jewish Israeli teen, 19, arrested over JCC bomb threats
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Jewish Israeli teen, 19, arrested over JCC bomb threats

Israeli police announced Thursday that the man, who lives in south Israel, used computers and satellite equipment to disguise the location from where the calls were being made. The teen, who has not been charge...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Top intel Democrat views material at White House

Trump's White House has looked for other ways seize the reins. The newspaper identified the two officials as Michael Ellis , a national security attorney with the White House Counsel's Office and Ezra Cohe...More..

Nigerian Woman Allegedly Slapped In Greater Noida, Delegation Meets DM
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Nigerian Woman Allegedly Slapped In Greater Noida, Delegation Meets DM

The Nigerian High Commissioner had met the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) officials following the attack on the Nigerian nationals on Monday in Greater Noida. India's foreign affairs minister has condemned ...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Two dead, tens of thousands stranded by Australia floods

Wading through flooded areas can be risky anywhere in the world, but in Australia the waters may contain snakes, crocodiles and sharks as well as rubbish and sewage. The widespread flooding in northern NSW as t...More..

Canadian troops operate in east Mosul as mission extended
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Canadian troops operate in east Mosul as mission extended

Up to now, the Canadian troops, deployed in northern Iraq in the fall of 2014, have been advising Kurdish peshmerga forces in their fight against Daesh extremists. They noted, however, that if USA or partner fo...More..

Suspect Arrested Near US Capitol After Officers 'Nearly Struck' By Vehicle
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Suspect Arrested Near US Capitol After Officers 'Nearly Struck' By Vehicle

A woman in a vehicle tried to ram a police cruiser on the US Capitol grounds on Wednesday morning and shots were fired during the incident, police said. Police charged her as Taleah Everett, but the criminal co...More..

Meat sellers protest against Adityanath's crackdown on slaughterhouses
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Meat sellers protest against Adityanath's crackdown on slaughterhouses

The Chief Minister invited the newly-elected MLAs for "Falaahaar" (fruit meal) at his official residence and honoured them with a shawl and memento, an official spokesman said. 100-day priority plan: For "sabka...More..

EU offers Brexit trade talks, sets tough transition terms
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

EU offers Brexit trade talks, sets tough transition terms

European Council President Donald Tusk sent the guidelines-which must be agreed on at a summit of leaders from the remaining 27 member countries next month-to EU capitals on Friday. But after more than 40 years...More..

Militants attack Army convoy in Bemina Srinagar
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Militants attack Army convoy in Bemina Srinagar

Terrorists feel that they can kill as many as possible if the attack is on a convoy. Soon after the attack, a large number of Indian troops and police personnel cordoned off the area and started a massive sea...More..

Judge approves $25 million settlement of Trump University lawsuit
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Judge approves $25 million settlement of Trump University lawsuit

The agreement, which was announced 10 days after Trump won the November 8 election, covers two federal class-action cases in California and a separate suit brought by the NY attorney general against the univers...More..

'An IRA leader turned peacemaker': How Martin McGuinness is being remembered internationally
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

'An IRA leader turned peacemaker': How Martin McGuinness is being remembered internationally

McGuinness had resigned from politics in January, citing a serious illness and a breakdown in relations with the rival Democratic Unionist Party. "That was the nature of him", said Mr Grimason, who is also a ...More..

At least 27 people missing after Indonesia landslide
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

At least 27 people missing after Indonesia landslide

The official said that the local disaster mitigation agency had warned of the risk of a landslide due to recent rain. The landslides triggered by heavy downpours occurred in Banaran village of Ponorogo dist...More..

Trump's border wall funding will likely have to wait
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump's border wall funding will likely have to wait

Mexicans who would help build President Donald Trump's proposed border wall are " traitors ", a Catholic archdiocese in Mexico said Sunday. The AP reported that Trump is asking for "immediate funds to com...More..

Kate Middleton is reportedly not happy about Prince William's ski trip antics
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Kate Middleton is reportedly not happy about Prince William's ski trip antics

During the meeting on Friday afternoon with President Francois Hollande at the Elysee Palace, Kate Middleton wore a lovely long coat of green, by Catherine Walker and co. Kate Middleton looked elegant on Mar...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Abbas will stand his ground with the Arab Peace Initiative

Jason Greenblatt, Trump's global envoy, held talks with Abbas, along with the foreign ministers of Jordan, Egypt, and Qatar, on the sidelines of the summit. Trump's Middle East envoy Jason Greenblatt met Abbas ...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Malaysia, North Korea exchange 'hostages,' resolving weeks of tensions

The crisis came to an end after Malaysia handed over the body in exchange for the nine citizens. Although details of what led to the agreement were not released, it gave North Korea custody of the body and al...More..

Netanyahu pledges to go ahead with new settlement plan in West Bank
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Netanyahu pledges to go ahead with new settlement plan in West Bank

Israel has not established a completely new settlement since the early 1990s, though existing settlements have expanded and once illegal outposts have been retroactively recognized. For almost a half-century, t...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

'People on rooftops' as Australians flee rising floodwaters

Your browser doesn't recognise available video formats. Tens of thousands of people were ordered to evacuate in parts of northern New South Wales state, which neighbours Queensland, with floodwaters rising ...More..

Finland willing to host Trump-Putin meeting with substance
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Finland willing to host Trump-Putin meeting with substance

Former president Barack Obama's move to block offshore oil exploration in most U.S. Arctic waters poses another obstacle. U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio painted Russia President Vladimir Putin Thursday as a tyrant w...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

May's launch rejected by top European Union politicians — BREXIT

The paper presented by European Council President Donald Tusk will have to be approved by the 27 member states. Speaking to reporters in Berlin, the German leader said negotiations on British divorce terms wo...More..

New terrorist laptop bombs may evade airport security, intel sources say
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

New terrorist laptop bombs may evade airport security, intel sources say

New intelligence suggests the terror groups have been testing the new bomb on airport scanners they have obtained. The officials, who are not authorised to comment publicly, said the vulnerabilities prompted ...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

GE CEO Immelt Takes Shot at Trump's Climate Change Efforts

These include rolling back the Clean Power Act that requires substantial reductions in power plant emissions by 2030, and revising carbon standards for new coal plants as well as methane emissions from oil and ...More..

Trump's travel ban isn't getting out of legal limbo anytime soon
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump's travel ban isn't getting out of legal limbo anytime soon

At a hearing earlier Wednesday, an assistant to the acting US solicitor general pushed to have Watson have the injunction limited only to Section 2 (c) of President Donald Trump's executive order. It also bans ...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump to sign executive orders cracking down on unfair trade

Examples of abusive trade practices include manufacturers selling goods below their cost of production and unfair subsidies aimed at undercutting USA manufacturers. President Donald Trump listens during a mee...More..

Xi, Tillerson acknowledge differences between US, China
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Xi, Tillerson acknowledge differences between US, China

Underscoring the tensions, North Korea conducted a test of a new high-thrust engine at its Tongchang-ri rocket launch station and leader Kim Jong Un said the successful test was "a new birth" of its rocket indu...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Park apologises, vows to undergo questioning 'faithfully'

On Tuesday, Ms Park's supporters gathered outside her home in an affluent suburb of Seoul, as she was escorted by police to the prosecutors' office in a short journey covered live on television. In a damning 10...More..