Trump White House will no longer publicly identify visitors

The move was the latest by the new administration to limit the access of reporters and the public to information about the internal workings of the executive branch and of its key officials - starting with President Donald Trump's refusal, despite ... More..

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French presidential race tightens further as vote looms
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

French presidential race tightens further as vote looms

Marine Le Pen of French National Front (FN) attends a prime-time televised debate for the candidates at French 2017 presidential election in La Plaine Saint-Denis, near Paris, France, April 4, 2017. Her conserv...More..

Sweden questioning seven people over deadly truck attack
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Sweden questioning seven people over deadly truck attack

His application for residency was rejected in June a year ago and he was being sought by immigration officials, police said. The suspect, who has been detained on suspicion of terrorist offenses, was known kn...More..

One of Neil Gorsuch's First Major Decisions Could Be About Lunch
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

One of Neil Gorsuch's First Major Decisions Could Be About Lunch

President George W. Bush watches Judge Samuel Alito of the U.S. Court of Appeals in Philadelphia speak after he announced him as his new nominee for the Supreme Court, Monday, Oct. It would be nice to think tha...More..

Global bishops unite in prayer following Egypt church bombings
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Global bishops unite in prayer following Egypt church bombings

Both churches were packed with worshipers attending Palm Sunday services. The first explosion, which left 27 people dead and 78 injured, ripped through a Palm Sunday service at Mar Girgis (St. Reports indicated...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Syria chemical attack 'fabricated' - Assad

We believe last Tuesday's incident was one chemical attack too many. The sudden strike came after an alleged chemical weapons attack in Khan Shaykhun, near Idlib, killed dozens of civilians and injured many oth...More..

Punjab government bans names of ministers, MLAs on foundation stones
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Punjab government bans names of ministers, MLAs on foundation stones

Singh also said that the Justin Trudeau Cabinet has five Khalistani sympathisers. JALANDHAR: Sikh group Dal Khalsa has questioned Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh's remark that he will not meet t...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

North Korea may be capable of sarin-loaded missiles, Japanese PM says

Kim is fuming as Trump sent a US "Armada" against North Korea led by aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson. Abe made the remark during an upper house Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defense meeting held in the ...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Russian Federation for worldwide probe into chemical attack in Syria

Mr Assad also said the Syrian government had given up its chemical arsenal in 2013, adding "even if we have them, we wouldn't use them". Syria's government invited the Organization for Prohibition of Chemical...More..

Wounded Bartra says blasts 'hardest 15 minutes' of his life
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Wounded Bartra says blasts 'hardest 15 minutes' of his life

Tuesday's match was forced back to Wednesday after a trio of deliberate roadside blasts struck Dortmund's team bus on the way to the match at the Westfalenstadion on Tuesday. Flying glass from a shattered windo...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Trump forgets Cold War, says US-Russia relations at 'all time low'

Tillerson told reporters: "There is a low level of trust between our two countries". Moscow has stood by Syrian regime leader Bashar al Assad, saying the poison gas belonged to rebels, an explanation Wa...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Russia Vetoes UN Resolution On Suspected Chemical Attack In Syria

Tillerson, on his first visit to Russian Federation in his current role, struck a more conciliatory stance, but said ties and trust levels were at a low point and restated Washington's position that Syrian Pr...More..

Russian Federation vetoes United Nations condemnation of Syria attack
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Russian Federation vetoes United Nations condemnation of Syria attack

Beyond Syria, Russia's alleged meddling in the US presidential election also hovered over what was the first face-to-face encounter between Putin and any Trump administration Cabinet member. As the Washington ...More..

Borini gives Sunderland lifeline by clinching West Ham draw
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Borini gives Sunderland lifeline by clinching West Ham draw

Speaking after the match, Bilic said: "Of course we are disappointed when we are leading twice and then conceded a late goal, although there were ten minutes of added time, which is a long, long time". The su...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Senior Afghan officials injured in Nangarhar explosion

Villagers who live in the vicinity to where the "mother of all bombs" was dropped in Afghanistan on Thursday believed the "end of the world" was near after the bomb was dropped. The US military previously estim...More..

Kulbhushan Jadhav: India on diplomatic offensive, cancels maritime talks with Pakistan
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Kulbhushan Jadhav: India on diplomatic offensive, cancels maritime talks with Pakistan

Mathai pointed out how Jadhav was not arrested on Pakistani territory but kidnapped by some militant outfits working in tandem with the current (Pakistan) regime, and that all the military courts were allegedly...More..

Political parties stage anti-Zuma protests in Pretoria
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Political parties stage anti-Zuma protests in Pretoria

The petition was launched the day former Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan, was sacked along with other colleagues in President Zuma's cabinet reshuffle. "I can't see how anyone cannot see that he is critica...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Syrians stuck around Aleppo as evacuation deal stalls: monitor, activists

A bomb blast hit a bus convoy waiting to enter Aleppo, killing and wounding dozens of people after an evacuation deal between Syria's warring sides halted and stranded thousands at two transit points on the cit...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Syrian TV says dozens killed in blast near evacuation buses

Residents from the two villages had been evacuated Friday, along with more than 2,000 from Madaya, an opposition-held town outside of Damascus besieged by government forces. More than 5,000 people who had lived...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

IS launches 'chlorine gas attacks' in western Mosul

Iraqi Security Forces are "are advancing very carefully and cautiously in order to protect lives of civilian populations", he said on Thursday. The Iraqi government has issued instructions to civilians on how...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Iran's notorious Ahmadinejad is running for president again

But the former president surprised everyone when he registered along with Baghaei on Wednesday. The supreme leader, without naming Ahmadinejad, said he had advised the former president not to run in the e...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

U.S. Treasury Department does not label China currency manipulator

In addition to Taiwan, the U.S. Treasury has also placed China, Japan, South Korea, Germany and Switzerland on the list. The U.S. hasn't branded any country a manipulator since 1994. The US Department of Trea...More..

Prime Minister Modi a Star on Instagram
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Prime Minister Modi a Star on Instagram

While a marriage certificate or divorce certificate has not been mandatory since the Ministry of External Affairs changed passport rules in December past year, Modi's re-iteration still comes as a welcome mov...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

UK PM May says highly likely Syrian government behind poison gas attack

The Syrian army said an air strike late on Wednesday by the US-led coalition hit poison gas supplies belonging to Islamic State, releasing a toxic substance that killed "hundreds", but the coalition denied carr...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Chelsea will go to Manchester United to win, says Antonio Conte

Chelsea hold a seven-point lead ahead of their trip to Old Trafford, but tempers ran high between Conte and opposite number Jose Mourinho when the Londoners beat 10-man United in the FA Cup at Stamford Bridge i...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Islamic State Militants Killed By Massive US Bomb In Afghanistan

Nangarhar provincial spokesman Attaullah Khogyani gave a toll of 90, far higher than the initial toll of 36 IS fighters given by Afghan officials. An Afghan ministry of defence official had said the number of...More..

Civilians and Fighters Begin Evacuation of Besieged Syrian Towns
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Civilians and Fighters Begin Evacuation of Besieged Syrian Towns

Syrian state media said at least 39 were killed. More than 20,000 people were bussed out of Aleppo at the end of previous year, to rebel-held provinces in the northwest. The bus was one of the dozens of bus...More..

Assad claims Syria chemical attack was 'fabrication', in face of evidence
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Assad claims Syria chemical attack was 'fabrication', in face of evidence

On the USA airstrike on an Assad regime air base in retaliation for the chemical attack, Lavrov said, "We reiterated our common position that it was an act of aggression, a flagrant violation of the principles ...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Where Is Brian O'Conner In Fate Of The Furious?

There was no need for him or his character - he wasn't the amusing one, the dramatic or the action star, part of a romantic story or the tech dude. Statham and Dwayne Johnson had some type of frenemy thing go...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Stockholm truck attack suspect 'confessed to terrorist crime'

Akilov was arrested from a northern suburb of Stockholm hours after the attack. Akilov on Monday requested his lawyer be replaced by a Sunni Muslim but that request was rejected , officials said. Akilov ha...More..

Misdirected coalition airstrike kills 18 US-allied rebels in Syria
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Misdirected coalition airstrike kills 18 US-allied rebels in Syria

The statement said the target location was actually a forward SDF fighting position. The SDF acknowledged the strike on Thursday, saying a number of its fighters were killed or wounded. Russian President Vlad...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

North Korea Displays Ballistic Missiles, Vows In-Kind Response if US Attacks

State TV showed North Korea's Pukkuksong submarine-launched ballistic missiles on parade with tanks and other heavy machinery in front of Kim. North Korea has warned the United States not to take provocative ...More..

On Good Friday, Pope speaks of shame for Church and humanity
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

On Good Friday, Pope speaks of shame for Church and humanity

Peter's Basilica, prostrating himself in prayer for several minutes before the central altar, was scheduled to give a homily at the procession. In what seemed to be a reference to the Church's sexual abuse sc...More..

Campaigning for Turkey referendum hits final stretch
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Campaigning for Turkey referendum hits final stretch

Should it succeed it would hand control of the executive, the legislature and the judiciary to the president, establishing a dictatorship in all but name. Campaign activities often included the targeting of pol...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Tottenham vs. Bournemouth: Highlights and recap

And Tottenham soon doubled their lead in front of their home fans, when Son Heung-Min netted again just three minutes later. Harry Kane marked his return to the starting XI with his 20th league goal of the ca...More..