Donald Trump demands Crimea's return; Russian Federation says 'we don't return our territories'

President Donald Trump is renewing his attack on the "fake news media" amid the widening controversy surrounding the ouster of his national security adviser and talk of congressional investigations of purported Russian meddling in the USA presidentia... More..

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Mehbooba Mufti rejigs Cabinet, 2 ministers quit
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Mehbooba Mufti rejigs Cabinet, 2 ministers quit

Bukhari was so far holding the important portfolio of revenue, relief and rehabilitation that was taken away from him following induction of Altaf Bukhari as minister for education. He is the legislator from Am...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Trump Says He "Inherited A Mess" From Obama Was He Right?

According to a Rasmussen poll, Trump's approval rating sits at 55%. "You're the one that wrote about them and reported them ; I mean, the leaks are real ... "But we had a bad court", he said addi...More..

Siena Fan Sinks Half Court Shot Then Gets Proposed To!
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Siena Fan Sinks Half Court Shot Then Gets Proposed To!

But then, you can see the Dunkin Donuts coffee mascot get on one knee. "I was jumping up and down after hitting the shot since my brother said he'd give me 50 dollars if I even hit the rim", Tobin said in a p...More..

Questioned About Anti-Semitism Trump Answers by Bragging About Electoral Win
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Questioned About Anti-Semitism Trump Answers by Bragging About Electoral Win

And there are certain acts that were described as anti-Semitic, or certain people described as anti-Semitic, and the people in our community who know these people personally said , that's not true. It didn't w...More..

Ghani Condemns Pakistan Attack; Says Terrorism Must Be Tackled
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Ghani Condemns Pakistan Attack; Says Terrorism Must Be Tackled

On Feb. 7, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov reiterated to his Afghan counterpart Salahuddin Rabbani that Russia condemned terrorism in Afghanistan and fully backed the present government in Kabul. Afghan ...More..

Almost 500 African migrants storm border with Spain
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Almost 500 African migrants storm border with Spain

A total 700 had attempted to cross, they said. According to the Moroccan authorities, 40 migrants - and 10 Moroccan security personnel - were injured in the attempt. Around 1,100 African migrants attempt to e...More..

Palestinian state of highest national interest for Jordan - gov't
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Palestinian state of highest national interest for Jordan - gov't

The United States formally backed a two-state solution as official policy in 2002, when President George W. Bush said that his vision was "two states, living side by side in peace and security". Mr Trump said...More..

The Donald Trump Lifestyle Could Cost Taxpayers Hundreds Of Millions Of Dollars
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

The Donald Trump Lifestyle Could Cost Taxpayers Hundreds Of Millions Of Dollars

When it was over, the White House staff was clearly elated. An approval rating of 55% certainly backs up what he says. Toward the end of the segment, an exasperated Smith summed up his takeaway from the p...More..

U.S. ambassador to United Nations contradicts Trump's position on two-state solution
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

U.S. ambassador to United Nations contradicts Trump's position on two-state solution

Nikki Haley, the USA ambassador to the United Nations (UN), on Thursday said that the United States "absolutely" supports a two-solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, according to the Associated Press ....More..

What are alternatives to two-state solution for Israel & Palestine?
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

What are alternatives to two-state solution for Israel & Palestine?

The president aired his stand on Wednesday during a joint news conference with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu who was on a two-day visit in Washington DC. I can live with either one ", he said, in w...More..

Fillon French prosecutor says fake work probe will continue
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Fillon French prosecutor says fake work probe will continue

Scandal-hit French presidential candidate Francois Fillon came under renewed attack from within his own conservative camp on Wednesday as he sought to hold his campaign together through talks with ex-president ...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

PM Trudeau presses merits of free trade in speech to European Parliament

Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his country's Ceta trade deal with the European Union will help middle-class families and set the standard for future trade deals globally. "The auto industry, f...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Duterte Critic Indicted for Drug Trafficking, Claims Persecution

If the loss of her freedom is the price she has to pay for standing up against the butchery of the Duterte regime, De Lima said it is a price she is willing to pay. "Then she can get a taste of what she did to ...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Malaysia holds more suspects in murder of N. Korean leader's brother

No motive for the killing has been revealed, nor any explanation of how he was poisoned. One possibility for the poison is neostigmine bromide, which South Korean officials said was contained in a pen-like we...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Farm Bureau reports no ICE raids have taken place in Kern County

Some immigrant advocacy groups are concerned ICE is expanding scope of immigrants targeted in enforcement operations. Many Americans support the President's stance and according to the latest IBD/TIPP pol...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Kim Jong Nam's family under Chinese protection in Macau following sensational assassination

In Jakarta , an official from Indonesia's Foreign Ministry said that Siti was an Indonesian citizen. Following Kim's death, Malaysia arrested two female suspects, one an Indonesian and the other carrying V...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Trump May Mobilize 100K Guardsmen to Detain Immigrants

The Associated Press obtained a draft memo that calls for the unprecedented militarisation of the USA immigration enforcement. The memo was written by U.S. "It is false ", Spicer told reporters aboard Air Fo...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Pence Heading to Europe to Reassure Allies

President Donald Trump. The Defense Intelligence Agency has suspended ousted national security adviser Michael Flynn's security clearance pending a review, a defense official said Wednesday. European leaders ...More..

USA 'absolutely' favors 2-state solution, United Nations ambassador says
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

USA 'absolutely' favors 2-state solution, United Nations ambassador says

Trump and Republicans in Congress say they will soon unveil plans to repeal and replace Obamacare, providing a timeframe for a legislative goal they have struggled with for weeks. UN Special Coordinator for the...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Mattis rejects Putin's proposal to share intelligence

When a reporter asked if he thought Russian Federation interfered in the United States election, Mattis said , "Right now, I would just say there's very little doubt that they have either interfered or they ha...More..

PSL 2017: Two matches to play on Friday
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

PSL 2017: Two matches to play on Friday

Billings knock of 78 while being supported by Watson, who scored 36, all but assured United of their victory in the match. The house full crowd at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium were left frustrated on Friday ...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Trump slams reporter for 'repulsive' question about anti-Semitism

No. 1, I am the least anti-Semitic person that you've ever seen in your entire life. No matter that he made this statement while cutting off a question from Jake Turx , an Orthodox reporter for the Brooklyn-...More..

Leaving for Supreme Court, CJ has advice for lawyers
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Leaving for Supreme Court, CJ has advice for lawyers

It had also reportedly opposed the elevation of Justice Joseph to the Supreme Court. Sources claimed this hints at a compromise aimed at ending the stalemate over appointments to the higher judiciary that had...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

North Koreans test Trump administration with ballistic missile test

North Korea's missile test on Sunday is not what the Chinese would have wanted to see happen. The U.S., South Korean and Japanese ministers agreed to press on with their security cooperation, to defend the gl...More..

New Zealand wildfires see more than 1000 flee their homes
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

New Zealand wildfires see more than 1000 flee their homes

A helicopter dumps water on a bushfire burning in Christchurch. A fire-fighter was killed on Tuesday when a helicopter crashed while battling the blaze. Regular rain usually keeps fires at bay, unlike their A...More..

Trump Names Conservative Media Firm Founder Mike Dubke White House Communications Director
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Trump Names Conservative Media Firm Founder Mike Dubke White House Communications Director

Acosta tweeted . The appointment would help round out Trump's communications team, which also includes Hope Hicks, director of strategic communications, and Dan Scavino, director of social media. The hiring ...More..

'Undermining the rule of law'
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

'Undermining the rule of law'

Lord Neuberger told BBC Radio 4's Today programme: "We were certainly not well treated". He added: "I think some of what was said was undermining the rule of law". He added the media had a positive duty "to...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Spain's Princess Cristina acquitted in tax fraud trial

She was found not guilty by a court in Mallorca on Friday. Prosecutors said Urdangarin had used his royal connections to win public contracts to put on events through his non-profit organisation, the Noos Fou...More..

Nigerian Air Force repel Boko Haram attack
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Nigerian Air Force repel Boko Haram attack

The explosions killed two residents, witnesses said. Confirming the Muna Garage attack, the spokesman for the Borno command, Victor Isukwu, a deputy superintendent of police, said only the suicide bombers die...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Bihar's new service rules bar government employees from consuming liquor

Briefing newspersons, principal secretary of cabinet secretariat department Brijesh Mehrotra said the cabinet also approved amendments to the Bihar higher judicial service rules, which envisaged appointment of ...More..

Mozambique: Storm Dineo Kills Seven and Destroys 20000 Homes
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Mozambique: Storm Dineo Kills Seven and Destroys 20000 Homes

Yesterday, however, studying charts and satellite images, meteorologists could finally accurately predict that most of Northern KZN would be spared the full brunt of Cyclone Dineo. Areas which could be impacted...More..

Retail sales fall unexpectedly in January
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Retail sales fall unexpectedly in January

Year-on-year, retail sales growth eased sharply to 1.5% from 4.1% a month ago. The ONS said retail sales had also dropped for the first time since December 2013 in the three months to January. Since the initi...More..

Heads of U.S. and Russian military meet for first time since 2014
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Heads of U.S. and Russian military meet for first time since 2014

It was perhaps the strongest indication yet from the Trump administration that prospects for any significant cooperation between the USA and Russian militaries against Islamic State in Syria is unlikely anytime...More..

Oppose the nomination of David Friedman as United States Ambassador to Israel
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Oppose the nomination of David Friedman as United States Ambassador to Israel

President Donald Trump's pick for U.S. Ambassador to Israel, David Friedman, appeared before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Thursday. According to Israel's Artuz Sheva , he spoke out in favor of Is...More..