First new Samaria locale in 20 years for Amona evacuees

Even though all settlements are illegal under global law, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu promised the settlers from Amona that he would build them a new settlement. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets with Jason Greenblatt, US Presiden... More..

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Scores killed, many injured including children in 'horrific' Syria gas attack

The Syrian American Medical Society, which supports hospitals in opposition-held territory, also said it had sent a team of inspectors to Khan Sheikhoun and an investigation was underway. And in New York, US Am...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Tillerson Confirms US Will Set Up 'Safe Zones' in Syria

There was no apparent announcement of a new overall strategy, however. It is only a matter of time before Baghdadi himself meets this same fate. Tillerson called on the gathered nations to do more to contribu...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

India firm on bilateral redressal of issues with Pakistan

She made the remarks when asked if the United States can make any efforts to get India and Pakistan together for peace talks as tensions between the two South Asian neighbours over Kashmir have risen. Former Pr...More..

Who is Susan Rice, the Obama ally behind the 'unmasking' controversy?
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Who is Susan Rice, the Obama ally behind the 'unmasking' controversy?

This is referred to as "unmasking", since ordinarily, when a US person is picked up in surveillance of a foreign intelligence target, their identity is masked out of privacy concerns. "You know Andrea, let's se...More..

Tensions as Spain ship enters disputed Gibraltar waters
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Tensions as Spain ship enters disputed Gibraltar waters

Brexit Secretary David Davis is in Spain on a pre-planned trip, said the spokesman, and has raised the issue of Gibraltar with the Spanish government. He said: "Mr Tusk is behaving like a cuckolded husband ...More..

Syria gas attack reportedly kills dozens, including children
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Syria gas attack reportedly kills dozens, including children

In a series of strongly worded statements , Trump's administration sought to convey a forceful response to the attack in Syria's rebel-held northern Idlib. The High Negotiations Committee of the Syrian opposit...More..

Bhutto made masses the epicenter of political power: Bilawal Bhutto
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Bhutto made masses the epicenter of political power: Bilawal Bhutto

He was addressing the crowd that had gathered in Garhi Khuda Bakhsh for the April 4 public meeting to commemorate the death anniversary. Paper tigers of Punjab couldn't handle 15 days of my sitting in the pro...More..

Flynn made $1.3M US from lobbying, speeches to Russian companies
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Flynn made $1.3M US from lobbying, speeches to Russian companies

Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, failed to disclose payments from a Russian television network and a second firm linked to Russia in a February financial disclosure form...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

White House releases financial disclosures for senior officials

The disclosures came in a White House mass document release showing the wealth and financial assets of scores of senior staff members at the time they began government work. President Trump's chief strategi...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Israel approves new West Bank settlement

On Thursday, Netanyahu told members of the security cabinet that Israel would curtail construction in West Bank settlements as a goodwill gesture to Trump. But since Trump took office in January, settler lead...More..

Colombia mudslides: Death toll soars to 250, rescue ops continue
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Colombia mudslides: Death toll soars to 250, rescue ops continue

Santos also declared an "economic, social and ecological emergency", a designation meant to speed reconstruction efforts. Even in a country where heavy rains, a mountainous landscape and informal construction...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Trump blames Assad and Obama for chemical attack in Syria

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called on Russian Federation and Iran "to exercise their influence over the Syrian regime" and that the two nations "bear great moral responsibility for these deaths". A se...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

"Bertha" drill below Seattle finishes drilling tunnel 2.5 years behind schedule

GeekWire is on site, waiting and watching for the machine's 5-story-tall cutterhead to emerge into a deep disassembly pit near the north portal of the tunnel project just a few blocks east of the Space Needle. ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Susan Rice Denies Trump Team Targeted, Senator Calls for Investigation

Rice has faced scrutiny for her requests to unmask the names of Americans listed in the intelligence reports, and some conservatives believe her actions amount to a personal vendetta against Trump . During his...More..

US Senate clashes over Trump Supreme Court pick
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

US Senate clashes over Trump Supreme Court pick

But American politicians don't tend to look back so far. And while most Republicans have said they're ready to go nuclear, a handful are still expressing hesitation, raising the slim possibility that they might...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

COSATU asks Zuma to quit

During its press briefing to outline the outcome of Monday's Central Executive Committee meeting, Cosatu general secretary Bheki Ntshalintshali said Zuma was responsible and culpable for the downgrade. The co...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Winning EPL will be tough, says Chelsea manager Conte

We try just to put that on the pitch. Allardyce then called on Zaha, who returned to Palace after a short and unhappy spell at Manchester United, to emulate Chelsea's Eden Hazard by being consistently excel...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Ban was based on Centre's studies: SC

Through its order, the Supreme Court aims to reduce drunken driving incidents on state and national highways. According to reports, the state government is trying and figuring out ways to avoid the order afte...More..

United States will act unilaterally on North Korea
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

United States will act unilaterally on North Korea

Still, there are several critical issues on the table that the two sides will have to address, including the increasingly unsafe threat from North Korea and one of Trump's principal talking points, trade. He ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Cowboys' Romo retiring, replacing Simms at CBS

What's next for the Cowboys and Romo? This much Romo did know: Teams were interested in him continuing his chase for an elusive Super Bowl, and he couldn't pass up a chance to go straight from the field to a...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

France's Le Pen, on Russia visit, heads to Kremlin for exhibition

The far-right leader has visited Moscow on several occasions, enjoying positive Russian state media coverage. The far-right politician has publicly stated that she sees the disputed region of Crimea, which Ru...More..

North Korea conducts another failed missile test
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

North Korea conducts another failed missile test

In October 2016, the USA military also detected a failed missile launch of a different sort. On Wednesday, Japan said that North Korea had again attempted a ballistic missile test. The launch of a surface...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Russian Federation metro explosion: One suspect in St. Petersburg subway blast identified

Authorities did not say whether the suicide attacker was included among the14. City hall officials said there were several foreign nationals among those killed and injured. Petersburg subway", Netanyahu said...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

US vows to uphold Russia sanctions until it respects pledges

Tillerson said that if countries have not met the 2 percent spending goal by the end of the year, they should at least have a concrete plan "that clearly articulates how, with annual milestone progress commit...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Bush Press Secretary chimes in on Susan Rice scandal

Former National Security Adviser Susan Rice gave an interview on MSNBC, Tuesday, where she said the reports that she unmasked President Trump's officials "for political purposes" were "absolutely false". ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Rand Paul Calls For Susan Rice To Testify On Unmasking Trump Officials

According to a US official, Trump national security aides discovered that Rice requested the identities of Trump campaign advisers. That would be an example of a case where knowing who the USA person was necess...More..

How city police departments with consent decrees are faring
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

How city police departments with consent decrees are faring

OR officials said Tuesday that they remain committed to the settlement agreement between the city of Portland and the Justice Department forged after a 2012 investigation showed Portland police engaged in a p...More..

French firm Engie backs out of Moorside nuclear plant venture
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

French firm Engie backs out of Moorside nuclear plant venture

Toshiba now owns the remaining 60 per cent of NuGen, which plans to build three reactors at the Moorside site on the coast of Cumbria and expects electricity generation to start in 2025. Toshiba said the transa...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Nine Dead After Explosion on Saint Petersburg Metro

The entire St. Petersburg subway system was shut down and evacuated, but partial service resumed after about six hours. A national of the former Soviet republic of Kyrgyzstan is being sought as a suspect in M...More..

IPL 10: Captains meet before opening ceremony
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

IPL 10: Captains meet before opening ceremony

What a series Jadhav had when India played England in three ODIs, with the right-hander scoring a century and a 90, to finally find his feet on the worldwide stage. Win Predictor says SRH are likely to win th...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Spicer Blames Assad's Apparent Chemical Attack on Obama's 'Weakness'

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights described it as causing many people to choke, and some to foam at the mouth . At least 100 people, many of them children, were reportedly killed on Tuesday morning b...More..

Spain denies ship made illegal incursion off Gibraltar
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Spain denies ship made illegal incursion off Gibraltar

Read on to find out more about Gibraltar and why it is significant in politicians' conversations about Brexit. Despite its small size, Gibraltar is strategically important, standing only 12 miles from the nor...More..

Vivo V5 Plus IPL Edition in Matte Black Launched but Limited
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Vivo V5 Plus IPL Edition in Matte Black Launched but Limited

As we mentioned above, the limited edition comes in Black Matte color and besides, it also comes preloaded with customized app icons based on Cricket. Connectivity options include Dual SIM, 4G with VoLTE, Blue...More..

Trump administration hosts first anti-ISIS coalition meeting
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Trump administration hosts first anti-ISIS coalition meeting

Damascus' shortcomings as a counter-ISIS partner have provided the United States with the space to conduct its campaign in eastern Syria with near total freedom, but those shortcomings also put the burden of st...More..