Trump to Return China's Visit Later This Year: Chinese State Media

Chinese President Xi Jinping, alongside Madam Peng Liyuan and the Chinese delegation, arrived in Florida on Thursday, for the first meeting between the Chinese president and US President Donald Trump. Trump has threatened time and time again to cha... More..

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Britain says 'fully supports' U.S. strikes on Syria
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Britain says 'fully supports' U.S. strikes on Syria

News is reporting that the chemical attack killed at least 100 people, including dozens of children. U.S. President Donald Trump justified Thursday's air strikes as a necessary retaliation over a deadly chemi...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Trump's Attack on Syria Killed Four Children, State News Agency Claims

The action followed a chemical attack by Syria's government that killed more than 80 people, many of them children. "No child of God should ever suffer such horror". "This step by Washington will inflict majo...More..

Trump's Baseless Smear Of Susan Rice Follows Two Days Of Right-Wing Speculation
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Trump's Baseless Smear Of Susan Rice Follows Two Days Of Right-Wing Speculation

Even some very smart colleagues of mine dismissed Trump's allegations, arguing that no one in Washington found them believable. And boy, are those arguments ever ludicrous. Rice's inquiry reportedly prece...More..

Fury in Kerala after mom of student held
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Fury in Kerala after mom of student held

Malappuram, which is in the thick of campaign for the April 12 bypoll, necessitated following the demise of former Union Minister E Ahamed, has been exempted from the hartal. "People from outside tried to enter...More..

Trump tells newspaper Obama adviser Susan Rice might have broken law
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Trump tells newspaper Obama adviser Susan Rice might have broken law

Rice is responsible for unmasking the identities of multiple Trump presidential campaign and transition team officials caught up in intelligence data gathered by US agencies, according to Eli Lake of Blo...More..

House Intel Chairman Rejects Calls to Recuse Self From Russia Probe
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

House Intel Chairman Rejects Calls to Recuse Self From Russia Probe

The latest incident came Tuesday after the chairman cancelled a hearing that was supposed to include testimony from the former acting Attorney General Sally Yates who President Trump fired. Rep. Eric Swalwell, ...More..

Trump Suggests Susan Rice Unmasking Requests May Be Criminal
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Trump Suggests Susan Rice Unmasking Requests May Be Criminal

Now, there are a number of worthy follow-ups that Mitchell forgot to ask. Instead, the WSJ said Rice requested the unmasking of another (unnamed) transition official who was "part of multiple foreign conver...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

France's Le Pen meets Putin in Moscow

She has visited Moscow on several occasions, enjoying positive Russian media coverage. Le Pen, who is now tipped to win the first round of the French presidential elections at the end of April, is political...More..

Trudeau to address Commons, says Canada supports U.S. missile strike in Syria
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Trudeau to address Commons, says Canada supports U.S. missile strike in Syria

The U.S. strikes -59 missiles launched from the USS Ross and USS Porter - hit the government-controlled Shayrat air base in central Syria, where U.S. officials say the Syrian military planes that dropped the ch...More..

This Is Why April 7 Is National Beer Day
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

This Is Why April 7 Is National Beer Day

Smith and Connolly created a National Beer Day Facebook page in 2009 where they invited friends to join and spread the word to as many places as possible that 7 April is National Beer Day . Keep in mind to v...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Trump administration dials back transparency on military intervention in Iraq, Syria

The Iraqi government said its air force also killed between 150 and 200 ISIL militants in strikes further north along the Syrian border. The deputy leader of Islamic State has been killed in an airstrike, Ira...More..

3 die as truck ploughs into city centre in Swedish capital
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

3 die as truck ploughs into city centre in Swedish capital

Oslo Police spokeswoman Marita Aune confirmed to The Associated Press that officers in Oslo will begin to carry weapons with immediate effect. He was shot dead by police. "Someone jumped into the truck and dr...More..

Many Injured and Two Dead in Stockholm 'Terror' Attack, Police Say
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Many Injured and Two Dead in Stockholm 'Terror' Attack, Police Say

One person has been arrested, he added, but gave no details. The IS group also claimed responsibility for a truck attack that killed 86 people in Nice, France, in July 2016 during a Bastille Day festival, as ...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

EU expands sanctions against North Korea

The latest launch comes as South Korea and the US wrap up their annual spring joint military exercises on the peninsula, which North Korea objects to because it views the drills as preparation for war. Or is he...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Syria attack proves Trump threat to North Korea is 'serious'

Trump (@realDonaldTrump)AGAIN, TO OUR VERY FOOLISH LEADER, DO NOT ATTACK SYRIA - IF YOU DO MANY VERY BAD THINGS WILL HAPPEN & FROM THAT FIGHT THE U.S. Assad's forces are locked in battle with a bitter, if wea...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Health care defeat means GOP risks blame

But there was no evidence that the proposal won over any GOP opponents who'd forced Trump and party leaders to beat an unceremonious retreat on their bill on March 24, when they canceled a House vote that was d...More..

Ecuador's Lasso presents electoral fraud case to Organization of American States
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Ecuador's Lasso presents electoral fraud case to Organization of American States

Since being elected on the heels of an economic crisis in 2006, Correa doubled social spending while tightening his control over opposing parties and public dissent as well as Ecuador's press and judicial s...More..

India aims to woo Bangladesh away from China
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

India aims to woo Bangladesh away from China

This visit comes almost two years after the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, visited Bangladesh in June 2015. This had raised red flags in New Delhi about China's growing footprint in India's immediate nei...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Macron's lead narrows in French presidential election, polls show

After a televised debate between all French presidential candidates, Emmanuel Macron remained at the top of poll ratings and ultra-right challenger Marine Le Pen was felt to have performed badly. Dissatisfact...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Bengal liquor sellers look to government for solution

He also cited instances in the past where the ministry has downgraded national highways on the state's request for various reasons. "No liquor shops are extending an invitation to the public", he said. He, howe...More..

Air India lifts flying ban on Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Air India lifts flying ban on Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad

Being a member of the Parliament, Mr. Gaikwad was repeatedly required to go the national capital and he was finding it hard to do that with his flight ban. The following day, the Federation of Indian Airlines, ...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

California governor declares end to drought emergency

Fresno, Kings, Tulare and Tuolumne counties have ongoing emergency drinking water projects meant to address diminished groundwater supplies, according to the governor's statement. You can read Brown's full orde...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

NSC Aide Said To Have Leaked Intel To Back Trump Eavesdropping Claims

On Friday, Fox reported , citing a single unnamed source, that the USA official was "very well known, very high up, very senior in the intelligence world". "I can say I don't agree with the chairman's characte...More..

Raytheon, Lockheed Lead Defense Stocks Up After US Attacks Assad
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Raytheon, Lockheed Lead Defense Stocks Up After US Attacks Assad

The missile strike against the Syrian airbase was in response to the chemical attack . Russia's military on Friday said a United States strike on a regime air base in Syria was ineffective but announced Syri...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

United Nations condemns North Korea missile test, Japan extends unilateral bans

If confirmed, the test risks raising tensions with China, which protested against South Korea's recent move to allow the U.S.to install an anti-missile system on its territory. The launch comes on the eve of a ...More..

Yikes! Beaufort County may face hail, high winds and tornadoes this afternoon
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Yikes! Beaufort County may face hail, high winds and tornadoes this afternoon

Main severe risks will be strong damaging winds , large hail, but there is also the possibility of spin up storms producing a tornado . CHARLOTTE, N.C. The Tornado Watch is in effect until 9 p.m. tonight....More..

Trump issues final warning to North Korea over missiles
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Trump issues final warning to North Korea over missiles

According to the U.S. Army, North Korea launched a KN-15 ballistic missile that flew about 60 kilometers before it landed in the Sea of Japan. "We have no further comment", Tillerson said in the statement . ...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Trump accepts Xi Jinping's invitation to visit China

Shi says China wanted the summit because it was alarmed by Trump's campaign rhetoric, when he talked tough on China . Anthony Ruggiero, an East Asia expert at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, said ...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

UP waives farm loans worth Rs. 36000 cr

At present the BJP government would only be spending Rs 30,729 crore. In Maharashtra, the government is already under pressure to announce a complete farm loan waiver . The government has also made a decisio...More..

Death toll in USA strike on Syria's military base climbs to 10
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Death toll in USA strike on Syria's military base climbs to 10

Gold , foreign exchange, oil USA and German 10-year bonds all had strong reactions to the US air strikes. Nymex reformulated gasoline blendstock for May jumped 2.3 cents to $1.7527 a gallon, May diesel climbe...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Syrian base blasted by United States cruise missiles

It was unclear if that was related to the USA strikes. USA officials said 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles were fired from navy ships in the Mediterranean at the Shayrat airfield at 3:40 am (0040 GMT), targeting t...More..

South Africans gather for nationwide protests against Zuma
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

South Africans gather for nationwide protests against Zuma

The move prompted ratings agency S&P to downgrade the country's investment grade to junk status. South Africans of all races took to the streets today to protest the leadership of the country. Zwelinzima Va...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Islamic State 'war minister' killed in airstrike

Jumaili, believed to have been the second-in-command of the terrorist group, was hit by the country's air force near the region of al-Qaim near the Syrian border, Iraqi state TV reported , although no dates or...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Parliament discusses GST, Finance Bill, members voice concerns

The Lok Sabha today passed all four GST bills to give effect to the Goods and Services Tax. Also an Integrated Goods and Services tax will be collected by the Center on the supply of goods and services among th...More..