Syrian opposition SNC welcomes US strike on airbase

Syria's opposition National Coalition hailed the USA strike on a regime military base on Friday, calling for further American action against President Bashar al-Assad's military capabilities. The Syrian government describes all armed groups opposed t... More..

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Is North Korea putting nuclear-tipped bargaining chip on table

South Korea has successfully test-fired a home-developed ballistic missile with a range long enough to hit any part of North Korea, Yonhap news agency reported Thursday. It said it imposed the new sanctions b...More..

India opens longest hitech road tunnel
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

India opens longest hitech road tunnel

The two-lane road tunnel, India's longest, will cut the travelling distance between the region's two main cities of Jammu and Srinagar by 41 kilometres (25 miles), bypassing stretches that often shut due to hea...More..

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Turkey's Erdogan would support US military action in Syria - Hurriyet

Turkey said Thursday that autopsies of Syrian victims from this week's assault in Syria's Idlib province show they were subjected to chemical weapons, as France's foreign minister called for the prosecution o...More..

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Putin says will be 'glad' to meet Trump when scandals over

Let them explain! Let him come to the United States and speak in Congress", Putin said, adding that if any " real accusations " supported by evidence are put forward by American law enforcement or intelligence ...More..

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Activists say IS evacuating Raqqa over dam fears

Silo said the Tabqa airport will be the first to be controlled by the SDF, noting that the airfield had been used for military and civilian aviation. Engineer Aboud al Haj Aboud who was the head of the electr...More..

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Trump's full remarks following US strikes on Syria

Security Council", he added. The U.S. missiles hit at 8:45 p.m.in Washington, 3:45 Friday morning in Syria. Turkey would welcome USA military action in Syria following a chemical attack that killed scores in ...More..

Mike Flynn Isn't Getting Immunity From Prosecution - At Least Not Yet
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Mike Flynn Isn't Getting Immunity From Prosecution - At Least Not Yet

A statement from Flynn's lawyer saying he has a story to tell-should the circumstances permit. The president weighed in on Flynn the day after the ousted national security adviser's attorney confirmed the i...More..

Snapchat video appears to show Cincinnati Reds prospect using cocaine
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Snapchat video appears to show Cincinnati Reds prospect using cocaine

But the most important thing is that Kahaloa gets the help he needs, and that he's able to come back and make a living once he does. " We're kind of putting the baseball on the backburner ". Graupe said the R...More..

South Africans to protest against President Zuma on Friday
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

South Africans to protest against President Zuma on Friday

Opposition parties brought the motion after President Zuma's abrupt recall of Pravin Gordhan from overseas, which preceded his midnight Cabinet reshuffle. It then met Zuma at his request on Wednesday to discuss...More..

Sushma Swaraj assures impartial probe into attack on Nigerian students
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Sushma Swaraj assures impartial probe into attack on Nigerian students

Meanwhile, president of the Association of African students Samuel Jack told ANI that Monday's attack was highly racial motivated. Law enforcement authorities of the district have made arrests and are investiga...More..

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United Nations condemns North Korea's latest missile launch

The use of solid-fuel missiles is a worrying development because the fuel already being inside the rocket shortens launch preparation times and make it harder for outsiders to detect what's happening before lif...More..

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Highlights: The Trump presidency on April 6 at 8:55 pm EDT

While Trump enters his first U.S. Trump promised during the 2016 presidential campaign to stop what he called the theft of American jobs by China and rebuild the country's manufacturing base. "If China is...More..

Sen. McCain calls Michael Flynn's request for immunity 'unusual'
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Sen. McCain calls Michael Flynn's request for immunity 'unusual'

The FBI recently announced the beginning of an official investigation on whether any members of the Trump campaign worked with Russian Federation to sway the election in Trump's favor. Flynn resigned as nationa...More..

South African bishops: Zuma resignation would not solve all problems
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

South African bishops: Zuma resignation would not solve all problems

Mantashe spoke a day after a meeting of a key party panel, the National Working Committee . The decision heightens chances that Zuma will survive the no-confidence motion if the leadership of the National As...More..

Pence to make trip to Asia-Pacific amid Korean tensions
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Pence to make trip to Asia-Pacific amid Korean tensions

Mr Pence will be accompanied on the trip by his wife, Karen Pence, and their two daughters. Pence will arrive in Seoul on April 16 for a three-day visit that includes meetings with Acting President Hwang Kyo-...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Trump kicks off Florida meetings with Chinese president

He said on Twitter last week that negotiations would be "difficult" due to U.S. manufacturing job losses he blames on China and the yawning trade deficit between the countries. I believe in free trade. "I thi...More..

Holy Week and Easter services
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Holy Week and Easter services

Holy Communion will be observed. On Easter Sunday , the church has scheduled a Sunrise service for 6 a.m. After breakfast, a celebration service for the resurrection will continue at the church. An Easter Vi...More..

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Pressure mounts for United Nations action on Syria

Vladimir Putin indicated Russian Federation would stand by the Syrian government, its ally in the region. US aircraft also would have to contend with a modest web of Syrian air defenses and potentially more...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Russian Federation may be supplying Taleban, says North Atlantic Treaty Organisation general

Michael Kugelman , a South Asia specialist at the Woodrow Willson Center in Washington DC cautioned: "Ultimately, we should applaud USA efforts to cut down the presence of IS fighters in Afghanistan". "There...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

The Trump campaign surveillance and unmasking

Still, I don't believe Rice because President Obama was using his office to campaign against Donald Trump in the closing days of the presidential campaign. "What I know is this ..." Strictly speaking, it isn't:...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Trump declares end to 'war on coal,' but utilities aren't listening

Puget Sound Energy, the state's largest utility, uses the most coal in Washington state. It was hoped that with the agreement , the U.S., the No. 1 carbon polluter in the world today, and China , the No. Af...More..

UP: Yogi honours his words on loan wave-off
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

UP: Yogi honours his words on loan wave-off

So even after this date, farmers have taken loans twice. Rahul then went on to say, "But let's not play politics with our farmers who are suffering across the country". Incidentally, in February, SBI came out...More..

Breakdown: Severe weather to sweep through southeastern US
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Breakdown: Severe weather to sweep through southeastern US

A tornado watch therefore implies that it is also a severe thunderstorm watch . The Masters golf tournament in Augusta, Ga., canceled a practice round and the Par 3 contest. "Alabama is no stranger to the ...More..

Trade Deficit With China At $46.7 Billion In April-February
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Trade Deficit With China At $46.7 Billion In April-February

Exports rose a tiny 0.2 percent to $192.9 billion. When adjusted for inflation, the deficit decreased to $US59.7b ($F124b), with exports of goods the highest on record as an earlier drag from a strong dollar ...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

UN strongly condemns North Korea's latest missile launch

Three of the blacklisted North Koreans - Kang Chol-su, Pak Il-kyu and Ri Su-yong - are officials of Korea Ryonbong General Corp., which has been accused of providing support for the North's chemical weapons pro...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Trump signs resolution allowing ISPs to sell users' browsing history

The bill had been approved by the House and Senate . Soon after, the Trump Administration officially announced its support for the bill, noting that the President's advisors would advise him to sign it, shou...More..

New Bill To Require Warrants For Phone Searches At The Border
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

New Bill To Require Warrants For Phone Searches At The Border

Under the proposed bill , agents would have to establish probable cause before searching an electronic device at the border, although emergency clauses would still apply. "As the Supreme Court unanimously r...More..

Eagles Continue Impressive Show in FIFA Ranking
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Eagles Continue Impressive Show in FIFA Ranking

Despite their decline in world rankings, Bafana moved one place up on the continent to 12th, and they will be looking to break into the top 10 in Africa in the coming months. Nigeria's 2018 World Cup group oppo...More..

Mitt Romney is reportedly considering running for Utah senate seat
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Mitt Romney is reportedly considering running for Utah senate seat

Hatch seemingly gave his blessing when talking to National Journal last week . Romney has made his distaste for Trump very clear, which would make him the flawless senator for Utah, which as a state has collec...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Putin says don't rush to blame in Syria attack

Ankara said autopsies of three people transferred to Turkish hospitals confirmed that chemical weapons had been used. In Turkey, state-run Anadolu and the private DHA news agencies quotes Justice Ministe...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Abe welcomes Trump's tough stance on N. Korea

The latest launch came after President Donald Trump threatened the United States was prepared to go it alone in bringing the North to heel. US and South Korean officials had previously said the missile was a ...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Eden Hazard: Chelsea are "nearly there"

Guardiola, who felt City's performance was better than in Sunday's draw at Arsenal, said: "Absolutely (City were better than Chelsea )". "I think it was right, because in the second half we didn't risk". On ...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Showdown at hand over Supreme Court choice

Once the 30 hours are up, the Senate can move forward with a final vote to confirm Gorsuch. Democrats begged to differ, returning again and again to McConnell's decision last year to deny consideration to t...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

McCaskill To Vote 'No' On Gorsuch, Citing His 'Lack Of Humanity'

But many Democrats are still bristling over the Senate Republican majority's refusal to even grant a hearing to Merrick Garland, former President Barack Obama's nominee for the Supreme Court, and remain entrenc...More..