Arab League Endorses Two-State Solution, Again

The agreement, which was expected, comes weeks after Trump tossed a diplomatic wrench into the Middle East peace process by seemingly stepping back from a decades-long USA commitment to eventual Palestinian statehood. The declaration added that the c... More..

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Police arrest seven in probe into attack on parliament

He is said to have used a number of aliases, including Adrian Elms, and was known to United Kingdom police and intelligences services. The arrests were made in central and northern England overnight, and the ...More..

US Congress measures against DPRK intended
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

US Congress measures against DPRK intended "to put pressure on China": MOFA

Haley, the current Security Council president, said the focus of the April 28 meeting will depend a lot on the outcome of the Xi-Trump talks. Even so, what worries the protocol-conscious Chinese more than p...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Trump issues pipeline permit to TransCanada

However, the State Department report estimated that the pipeline would create 42,000 jobs directly and indirectly in business related to its completion, with a total of $2 billion in wages. Four days after taki...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Trump says U.S. is ready to act alone on North Korea

After initial apprehensions over Trump's victory specially after his high decibel anti-China rhetoric, officials say Beijing feels confident to handle the "Twitter President" after he quietly gave up his toug...More..

Trump steps up effort to dispute, distract from Russian interference revelations
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Trump steps up effort to dispute, distract from Russian interference revelations

Devin Nunes, R-Calif., who was slipped classified surveillance by senior aides to President Donald Trump, rushed to hold a news conference about it and then scurried back to the White House to brief Trump, was ...More..

MA city wants Trump impeachment investigation
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

MA city wants Trump impeachment investigation

The Cambridge City Council approved a resolution Monday night calling for an investigation into whether President Trump's business ties warrant impeachment. Trump took the oath of office and became Presiden...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Spieth looks to make new Masters memories after '16 meltdown

Day's participation in the first major of the year was cast into doubt after he pulled out of the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play after just six holes of his opening group match. 7 in the world, Watson asked i...More..

Brazil through to Russian Federation
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Brazil through to Russian Federation

Argentina (22) are now in fifth place, which earns a two-legged playoff against the top-ranked Oceania region side. Goals from Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho, Barcelona forward Neymar and Real Madrid full-bac...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Nelson Mandela's closest colleague Ahmed Kathrada dead at 87

Safa President, Dr Danny Jordaan has described the late liberation struggle icon Ahmed Kathrada as a selfless cadre who was kind to people from all walks of life and was a very measured human being. Fellow Rob...More..

'Doctor Who' Trailer Teases the End of Peter Capaldi's Doctor
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

'Doctor Who' Trailer Teases the End of Peter Capaldi's Doctor

Capaldi's last episode will be the series' annual Christmas special, which airs December 25, 2017. However, that doesn't necessarily mean the 12th Doctor won't regenerate earlier than expected. Other Who news...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka gets White House office

She will have an office in the West Wing , receive government-issued communications devices and is now in the process of obtaining a security clearance. On Friday, photographs showed Ivanka sitting beside Ger...More..

Chinese man marries robot he built
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Chinese man marries robot he built

Speaking to the Qianjiang Evening News , one of Mr Zheng's friends said he had grown tired of futile attempts to find a girlfriend. A man from China had designed and created a female robot as his spouse fo...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

North Korea test-launches another medium-range ballistic missile

It was not clear what kind of missile North Korea tested, but they said it had been fired from the ground, not under the water. The firing was made as South Korean and United States troops were conducting t...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Ex-Russian MP's suspected assassin's 'double' pops up in Ukraine

Footage shows how a gunman stalks former Moscow MP Denis Voronenkov , 45, and shoots him at close range as his armed bodyguard fails to protect him. Tensions have been running high since Russian Federation i...More..

Donald Trump, Xi Jinping and the Mao factor
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Donald Trump, Xi Jinping and the Mao factor

Security Council presidency for April. "The only one that North Korea is going to respond to is China", said Haley. He previewed a discussion centered on North Korea and trade in the interview Friday, but sai...More..

'Gas' attack kills 35 in rebel-held Syria town
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

'Gas' attack kills 35 in rebel-held Syria town

Spokesman Sean Spicer said Tuesday's attack in Syria's rebel-held northern Idlib is "heinous" and "reprehensible"- describing it as a catastrophe made worse by the inaction of the Obama administration. In Febru...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Trump administration seeks raw data from intelligence community instead of analysis

The White House has also tried to link Clinton to Russia's purchase of a controlling stake in a mining company with operations in the US, arguing that she was responsible for "selling off one-fifth of our cou...More..

Death toll after mudslides in Colombia rises to more than 250
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Death toll after mudslides in Colombia rises to more than 250

MOCOA, Colombia - There are no more people officially missing after mudslides in Colombia that killed at least 254, the country's president said on Twitter Sunday. A senior United Nations official in Co...More..

Red-state Democrats Manchin, Heitkamp say they will support Gorsuch
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Red-state Democrats Manchin, Heitkamp say they will support Gorsuch

Some Senate traditionalists have seen the nuclear option as damaging to the Senate's role, but many Republican senators have said they're willing to use it if Democrats block Gorsuch . The issue has become p...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Senate Democrats Amass Support For Gorsuch Filibuster

When the Democrats were in the majority, they removed the 60-vote threshold for lower-court nominees in 2013 when Republicans were blocking Obama picks to a critical federal court. Gorsuch's nomination is expec...More..

Trump praises Egyptian President for doing a
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Trump praises Egyptian President for doing a "fantastic job"

Trump, who first met Sisi on the sidelines of a United Nations meeting in 2016, praised the Egyptian leader as "fantastic guy", declaring that his "tough approach" had "gotten the terrorists out (of Egypt )". ...More..

Petersburg Bombing Suspect Identified; Death Toll Is At 14
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Petersburg Bombing Suspect Identified; Death Toll Is At 14

The Investigative Committee said in a statement on Tuesday that they suspect that a man whose body fragments they found in the train was a suicide bomber. The home, a modest but well-maintained one-storey bri...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Egypt's president leaves Cairo for Washington to meet Trump

Arab and Egyptian media reacted mostly favorably to the reception given to Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi by U.S. President Donald Trump. Trump is scheduled to meet Jordanian King Abdullah on April ...More..

Authorities confirm sighting of Amber Alert suspect in Tennessee
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Authorities confirm sighting of Amber Alert suspect in Tennessee

They have been the subjects of a nationwide search since then after Tennessee authorities said they were deeply concerned "about his intentions for her". Cummins was suspended from Culleoka Unit School, sout...More..

Britain apologises after egg thrown at Saudi general
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Britain apologises after egg thrown at Saudi general

Speaking of her first trip to Saudi Arabia as prime minister, Mrs May said that it would help to boost security and trade co-operation between the nations, but added: "I hope also that people see what women can...More..

Pentagon responds to criticism over civilian deaths in Mosul
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Pentagon responds to criticism over civilian deaths in Mosul

Iraqis fleeing their homes in Mosul's old city carry their belongings as they leave the fighting area on March 30, 2017 , due to the ongoing battles between government forces and Islamic State (IS) group f...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Trump tells Sisi U.S., Egypt will fight Islamic militants together

Egypt is likely to face a cut in its $1.3 billion annual aid package as a result of deep cuts the administration is planning in foreign aid. President Barack Obama was highly critical of Egyptian President ...More..

EU, UN assess Syria's reconstruction needs as donors gather
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

EU, UN assess Syria's reconstruction needs as donors gather

The flow of Iranian tourists to Russian Federation increased by 50-70 percent following the operation of direct flights that connects Iran to St. Petersburg, Moscow and Sochi, she said . "This can not be aband...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

McConnell claims votes to bust Supreme Court filibuster

Supreme Court Justice nominee Neil Gorsuch testified on Capitol Hill, March 21, in Washington during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee. "If he gets enough blowback from Republicans ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

British PM arrives in Saudi Arabia on mission to boost ties

Alluding to the United Kingdom exports of arms to Saudi Arabia, the Labour MP continued: "The Saudi-led coalition bombing in Yemen, backed by the British government, has left thousands dead, 21 million people i...More..

Six more people charged in connection with Croydon asylum seeker attack
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Six more people charged in connection with Croydon asylum seeker attack

Liam Neylen, 19, Ellie Leite, 19, Kyran Evans, 23, all from Croydon, and James Neves, 22, of Beckenham, south-east London , spoke only to confirm their names, addresses and dates of birth at Croydon Magistrate...More..

Spain-UK row escalates over Gibraltar and Brexit
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Spain-UK row escalates over Gibraltar and Brexit

Unexpectedly, the guidelines included a section saying that any deal between Britain and the European Union would not apply to the territory of Gibraltar unless Spain agrees. Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thor...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

McCain: Nuclear option is 'dark day' in Senate history

While Democrats have the votes for a filibuster, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is ready to lead the GOP in a unilateral change in a Senate floor procedure so significant that it has been dubbed the " nuclear ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Trump says United States prepared to deal with North Korea on its own

Said Professor Jia: "These, and reports about Chinese military modernisation, are probably getting into the heads of the American public, so they get the impression that China is building up its military". Th...More..