Mosul's main museum, which was damaged and looted by the militants, was also taken, Lieutenant Colonel Abdel Amir al-Mohammadawi, a spokesman for the elite interior ministry Rapid Response units told Reuters. The Iraqi forces have also retaken a num... More..
French media reported several skiers were caught up when the avalanche hit. "According to witnesses, there are many people under the avalanche", a regional spokesman of the gendarmerie told Le Dauphiné . "We...More..
Oppo , the electronics product manufacturing company, has been named sponsor of the India cricket team, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced on Tuesday (March 7). Star India took over as t...More..
Brig. Gen. Wathaq al-Hamdani, Nineveh province's police chief, said IS targeted the Al Jazair District in western Mosul with "Katyusha launchers with missiles carrying chlorine gas" in at least two separate i...More..
It is important to note that the law bans entry not only from those boycotting Israel but also from those boycotting settlement products. It describes boycott efforts as a "new front of war against Israel". S...More..
Saleh said he expected his forces would raise the Iraqi flag over the governorate building in a matter of hours. "They killed tens from Daesh", he said, referring to the Islamic State group by its Arabic acro...More..
It was the subject of controversy in 2013 when a member of staff, Sarah McClay, was mauled to death by a tiger. Yesterday the founder, David Gill, was refused a licence to continue running it after inspec...More..
An explosion on-board the Bhopal-Ujjain passenger train on Monday injured at least six people, reports said. A relief train has been rushed to the mishap site and a probe has been ordered to ascertain the cau...More..
The police have arrested three persons in this connection. The culprits used to lure the children to a shop by offering them candies and sexually assaulted them there since January this year, the report said....More..
Iraqi forces on Tuesday recaptured government offices in Mosul city from the Islamic State (IS) terror group. Men in the besieged city had been ordered to pull down their pants in the middle of the road by ...More..
Although Iraqi forces have effectively isolated Mosul by cutting the city off from the rest of its self-proclaimed caliphate in Syria , Isler said the militants were still able to travel to the town of Tel A...More..
An air ambulance of the Gugaon-based Medanta Hospital has crash landed near Bangkok , External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj tweeted. Two of the four other members on board sustained serious injuries. It stop...More..
A US air strike killed a former Guantanamo Bay detainee as part of the Trump administration's expanding counterterrorism campaign in Yemen, the Pentagon said on Monday. Officials said Silmi had been known to th...More..
Police official Khil Raj Bhattarai said the 49-year-old man, named as Jones Matthew Oldisworth, died on Friday at Lobuche village, just below base camp, at 16,200ft. The father of two had not attempted to reach...More..
Kelly said such a move would be part of a broader effort to discourage families from making the risky trek across Mexico to the US border. This plan from the DHS which was previously reported by Reuters o...More..
Julie Bullock, 49, and her son Hudson died at the scene, and twin sister Sienna was fighting for life in hospital after their auto was hit on the way to school. He said the mother crawled out of her auto after ...More..
Republicans released new legislation Monday evening that effectively repeals Obamacare and introduces a health care payment system based on monthly tax credits . Because Medicaid is a program for low-inc...More..
Oliver took issue with Sessions seemingly bringing up his non-involvement with Russian Federation unasked. Oliver took relish in pointing out that every step of the Russian Federation scandal has been brought...More..
She appeared distressed when the vehicle was pulled over on the Warrego Highway at Mitchell , 560km (350 miles) north-west of Brisbane, police said. A spokesperson for the British High Commission said: "We...More..
Netanyahu visited Moscow in June 2016, marking the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the countries. Iran, which is Israel's arch-enemy and Syria's ally, has always helped Syrian President Basha...More..
Focus has turned to Rosenstein's nomination because his boss, Attorney General Jeff Sessions, has said he will recuse himself from any investigation involving Russia after failing to disclose conversations he h...More..
Speaking on other issues, the acting President narrated that "In November 2016, the PANDEF visited President Buhari and submitted a 16 point road map for the development of oil producing communities in Nigeria"...More..
He was helped off by trainers and did not return. The Cavs said initial X-rays revealed a fractured tibia and Bogut was taken to the Cleveland Clinic for further tests. Cavaliers: Begin three-game trip at De...More..
He said the rest of his team was with him during the October 2016 hearing and he was specifically ordered by SPO4 Sonny Buenaventura to "deny everything" that Matobato had said about the killings in Davao and t...More..
Australia's central bank left interest rates at a record low of 1.50 percent Tuesday while striking an upbeat tone on the economy following a rebound in growth at the end of previous year. Financial markets hav...More..
Despite such progress, ground commanders still are confronting stiff resistance by Islamic State cells dug into western Mosul's bombed-out neighborhoods. Many civilians were able to use the cover of battle to...More..
The key difference in the Trump administration's new travel ban is that Iraq is no longer on the list. Any individual who had a valid visa either on 27 January, 2017 (prior to 5:00 pm) or holds a valid ...More..
Ministers have made clear they intend to overturn the House of Lords vote when the legislation - which authorises the start of the formal Article 50 withdrawal process - returns to the Commons later this month,...More..
For starters, Syrian refugees are no longer singled out with an indefinite ban. The order also excludes green card holders but still impacts travelers from six nations-Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and...More..
Sinn Fein has lobbied against the DUP on such causes, and the new makeup of the chamber is expected to favour their cause, especially now a reduced DUP have lost their exclusive right to veto. Sinn Fein brought...More..
Iraq's removal from the list of countries the travel ban will target reduces the number of people potentially affected by it. The new order halts all refugee admissions for 120 days. The order takes effec...More..
North Korea's state-controlled Korean Central News Agency said the launches, overseen by Kim, involved artillery units tasked with striking USA bases in Japan. However, Pentagon spokesman Navy Captain Jeff Davi...More..
The move will make PSA the second largest European automaker after Volkswagen, news that could surprise some Americans given the firm doesn't sell any cars in the USA or Canada. The US firm also revealed that...More..
Collectively, they certainly know how to win football matches. They absorbed early pressure without coughing up chances and Eden Hazard displayed the devastating, clinical edge West Ham lacked as he scythed t...More..
Germany rejected as "absurd" Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan's comparison of its ban on several rallies to the Nazi era, but it also stressed the importance of ties between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organi...More..
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