China: War over N. Korea could break out 'any moment'

His remarks followed a phone call Wednesday between Chinese President Xi Jinping and President Donald Trump in which Xi urged restraint in US attempts to rein in North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un. US President Donald Trump has also stepped up his r... More..

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North Korean test missile explodes on launch

North Korea regularly launches short-range missiles, but it is also developing mid-range and long-range missiles meant to target USA troops in Asia and, eventually, the US mainland. "I think the (Trump) admin...More..

Kashmir limps to normalcy post Budgam violence
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Kashmir limps to normalcy post Budgam violence

The Election Commission had on Monday made a decision to postpone the Anantnag bypoll to May 25, after eight persons were killed in a firing by the security forces during polling for Srinagar Lok Sabha consti...More..

Venezuelan Protesters Clash with Police in New Demo
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Venezuelan Protesters Clash with Police in New Demo

On Saturday, Capriles announced that he been barred by the Venezuelan government from running for any political office for the next 15 years. Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro has called for an investigat...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Syrian bus bombing: The deal that saw residents stranded after mass evacuations

The British-based Observatory said the delay was because rebel fighters from another town included in the deal, Zabadani near Damascus, had not yet been granted safe passage out. There was a similar agreement, ...More..

Tillerson set to meet with Russian foreign minister
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Tillerson set to meet with Russian foreign minister

The press conference followed Lavrov and Tillerson's three-hour discussion, which came after Tillerson's meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. "The perspective from the United States, supported by th...More..

EC conducted bypoll in Kashmir 'ignoring' MHA advice
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

EC conducted bypoll in Kashmir 'ignoring' MHA advice

Paramilitary forces fired bullets and shotgun pellets as people protesting against Indian rule stormed polling stations near Srinagar on Sunday. The Srinagar bypoll recorded a 7.14% voter turnout, the low...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Lavrov Reveals What Pleased Russia in US Stance on Syria

Russian Federation has once again denounced what it called "an act of aggression", after the United States missile strike on a Syrian airbase in retaliation to a reported use of chemical weapons in Khan Sheikho...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Michael Moore: Defunding Planned Parenthood 'Vicious'

Four million people depend on the Title X family planning program, and by signing this bill, President Trump disregards their health and well-being", said Dr. "We expect to see Congress continue its efforts t...More..

President Trump Condemns Deadly Church Bombings In Egypt
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

President Trump Condemns Deadly Church Bombings In Egypt

U.S. President Donald Trump and el-Sisi expressed a strong commitment and partnership last week in Washington with one another, especially in the fight against terrorism. Paul, who went from the early Churc...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Thousands of South Africans Call for President Zuma to Step Down

Zuma's control over the presidency and the ANC, however, is the fact that he presides over what seems to be a secular decline in the quality of governance and institutional integrity in South Africa. Some also...More..

Syrians stuck around Aleppo as evacuation deal stalls - monitor, activists
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

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

Idlib-bound residents from Madaya had made it to the nearby Government-held Ramousah bus garage and said they heard the blast. Critics say the string of evacuations, which could see some 30,000 people moved a...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

North Korea attempts but fails to launch missile: South Korea

Pacific Command. South Korea's Defense Ministry said it was analyzing exactly how the North Korean launch failed. Vice President Mike Pence, who will kick off a 10-day trip to Asia in Seoul , South Korea o...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

100 migrants missing after boat sinks off Libyan coast

MSF tweeted "the sea continues to be a graveyard" during Friday's rescue. The coast guard spokesman confirmed that one person had died but gave no details. At least 905 people have died or gone missing in the...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Anti-Defamation League offers to host Holocaust course for Spicer

And House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi of California said in a statement Tuesday that Spicer was "downplaying the horror of the Holocaust" and should be fired. The Nazis murdered six million Jews during World...More..

Russia: Vladimir Putin meets Rex Tillerson as Syria rift deepens
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Russia: Vladimir Putin meets Rex Tillerson as Syria rift deepens

The strike came as a response to the suspected chemical attack on the Syrian town of Khan-Sheikhoun in Syria's Idlib region on April 4 and targeted what Washington claims was a starting location for the...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

South African president holds firm despite challenges

Citizens across South Africa came out in their tens of thousands on Friday to call for President Jacob Zuma to be removed from office. "We are just trying to tell the people of South Africa that enough is e...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Malaysians return, Kim's body handed to North Korea

Pyongyang banned all Malaysians in North Korea from leaving the country until Kim's corpse was repatriated. "Both countries agreed to lift the travel ban imposed on citizens of the other country and guarante...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

North Korean Missile Test Fails

Tensions are heightened between North Korea and the USA, and in a statement ahead of the parade, a spokesman for North Korea's military said: "Our toughest counteraction against the us and its vassal forces...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

In Syria, At Least 39 Killed In Explosion As Evacuations Stall

Ahmed Afandar, a resident evacuated from his hometown near Madaya, says dozens of buses carrying children, women and men are not allowed to proceed toward rebel-held Idlib as planned. Footage on state TV showed...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Feds reportedly obtained FISA warrant to monitor Trump adviser during campaign

No charges have been filed. FBI Director James Comey confirmed last month that the agency has been investigating possible ties between the Trump campaign and Russia since last July, as part of a larger in...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Judges call for Le Pen's EU Parliament immunity to be lifted

Ms Le Pen's lawyer said on Friday she would present herself for questioning after France's legislative elections in June, "depending on the results of the presidential election". As well as the row over party a...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Trump son-in-law Kushner visits Iraq, meets PM

US President Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner travelled with a top US general to an Iraqi base 16 kilometres from Mosul today and voiced hope the city's eventual recapture from Daesh would be "a victor...More..

Marks scoresheet twice in Game 2 win
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Marks scoresheet twice in Game 2 win

That last figure is especially notable since the Penguins blocked 21 Columbus attempts. Having the option to pick a beloved veteran over a 21-year-old guy who just got his first National Hockey League start o...More..

36th annual Easter Egg Hunt set for Saturday
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

36th annual Easter Egg Hunt set for Saturday

The Royal Aviation Museum of Western Canada on Ferry Road will hold an Easter egg hunt with Lindt chocolate eggs waiting to be discovered, under the wings of airplanes, on their pathways and even next to th...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Here's what legalizing weed in Canada would mean

Exporting and importing cannabis will continue to be illegal, he added , noting resources required by the RCMP and the Canadian Border Services Agency will be provided to enforce the law at the border. "They s...More..

Key Indian state waives farm loans, to shut some illegal abattoirs
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Key Indian state waives farm loans, to shut some illegal abattoirs

The number of farmers who will benefit from this is around 86 lakhs. The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday cleared a Rs 36,359 crore proposal for waiving farmers' loans. Srikant Sharma, the power minister w...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Syrian military, chemical experts discussed prep for brutal attacks

The attack took place in the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhoun, in the northwestern province of Idlib, on April 4 and killed more than 80 people. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad claimed Thursday that the...More..

Convicted killer Robert Raymond Dezwaan Escapes Mission Institution
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Convicted killer Robert Raymond Dezwaan Escapes Mission Institution

One man told CTV News he saw someone suspicious lurking in a bushy area the same day but was unaware there was a manhunt going on. Police say they won't be commenting further while the investigation is underway...More..

Protesters Gather in South Africa for Second Anti-Zuma March
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Protesters Gather in South Africa for Second Anti-Zuma March

The so-called National Day of Action protests are scheduled to coincide with Zuma's 75th birthday. Ironically, Wednesday is also former Finance Minister, Pravin Gordhan's birthday. The EFF's Julius Malema s...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

US Treasury declines to label China a currency manipulator

On the other hand, it hurts American exports and directly threatens Trump's campaign pledge to correct the USA trade deficit, particularly in the manufacturing sector, which has withered from Chinese and Mexica...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Evacuee Convoy Devastated By Car Bomb In Syria's North

State TV al-Ikhbariya said the attack was the result of a vehicle bomb carrying food aid to be delivered to the evacuees in the rebel-held area - ostensibly crisps for the children - and accused rebel groups of...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

IS death toll rises to 90 after huge U.S. bomb in Afghanistan

The GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb - dubbed the Mother Of All Bombs - was deployed in combat for the first time on April 13, hitting IS positions in eastern Nangarhar Province. Meanwhile, Afghan aut...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Marijuana Legalization 2017: Canada's Justin Trudeau Introduces Bill To Legalize Recreational Pot

Smoking a joint in Canada could be legal as early as July 2018 if legislation passes. While eight states plus the District of Columbia have already legalized recreational marijuana here, it remains illegal at...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Theresa May Hopes To Be A Role Model For Marginalised Saudi Women

However, she has come under pressure from politician to tackle Saudi Arabia on its human rights record and alleged infringements of global law in its military intervention in Yemen , in which it is accused of ...More..