Five questions on the Gaza border protests

Israel said it has the right to protect its border and nearby communities, accusing Gaza's ruling militant group Hamas of carrying out several attacks under the guise of the protests. Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said the United States was a... More..

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Pilot 'Sucked Halfway Out the Window' After Cockpit Windshield Breaks
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Pilot 'Sucked Halfway Out the Window' After Cockpit Windshield Breaks

The plane was at 32,000 feet in the air about 80 minutes into the flight when the incident occurred, the Chengdu Economic Daily reported. About 27 passengers sought medical assistance after the plane made...More..

German outrage after football stars pose with Turkish President Erdogan
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

German outrage after football stars pose with Turkish President Erdogan

Ozil plays for UK's Premier League club Arsenal and Gundogan for Manchester City. Erdogan has repeatedly been accused of human rights violations including the jailing of several journalists, particularly in t...More..

Facebook suspends around 200 apps over potential data misuse
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Facebook suspends around 200 apps over potential data misuse

Thousands of apps have already been investigated by internal and external experts. A report from New Scientist finds that the myPersonality app had collected and shared the personal information for as m...More..

Romney: Pastor Who Prayed At Embassy Opening A 'Religious Bigot'
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Romney: Pastor Who Prayed At Embassy Opening A 'Religious Bigot'

The host then went on to quote the pro-Trump evangelical leader. We find it amusing that the next person to be elected on that "path" was President Trump. "I have always condemned the horrors of the Holocaust i...More..

Hamilton pips Bottas to top Spanish GP third practice
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Hamilton pips Bottas to top Spanish GP third practice

I thought it would be a lot closer but I was much happier with the auto. "It was very close in qualifying but very happy", the world champion said. After making an early pit stop on lap 19, Bottas then had ...More..

Catalan lawmakers set to elect new hardline leader Quim Torra
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Catalan lawmakers set to elect new hardline leader Quim Torra

Quim Torra , the former leader of a pro-independence civil society group, has vowed to continue working toward an independent Catalan republic. But, in a nod to the political balancing act that Mr Torra faces...More..

Moktada al-Sadr Leads In Iraqi Election Count
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Moktada al-Sadr Leads In Iraqi Election Count

The strike, ordered by Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, destroyed a building used as a command and logistics support center by the terror group, it said , Reuters reported. They are both long-time political v...More..

Catalan separatists aim to elect new regional president
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Catalan separatists aim to elect new regional president

He tapped Catalan lawmaker Quim Torra to take the helm, urging parliament to confirm him as regional president. They include the heads of Catalonia's two largest pro-independence groups - Jordi Sanchez of t...More..

Philippines Supreme Court ousts Chief Justice
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Philippines Supreme Court ousts Chief Justice

Although she did not mention President Rodrigo Duterte by name, she alluded to many issues under his leadership, including extrajudicial killings, which have been raised by rights activists and critics. Pangili...More..

Dust storm: Delhi Metro services halted after tree falls on track
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Dust storm: Delhi Metro services halted after tree falls on track

People have been complaining of delay in Metro services and the hailstorm disrupted electric supply in parts of Delhi, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh . The strong winds knocked down almost 200 trees in the city. ...More..

Pakistan's National Security Council calls for meet after Nawaz Sharif's 26/11 addmission
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Pakistan's National Security Council calls for meet after Nawaz Sharif's 26/11 addmission

The attack occurred in India, where 90 percent of the proofs were present but India refused to share those with Pakistan, he remarked. Nawaz, in a recent interview to Dawn newspaper, had said, "Militant o...More..

Israel prepares for inauguration of United States embassy in Jerusalem
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Israel prepares for inauguration of United States embassy in Jerusalem

He called upon all components of the Palestinian people to participate in peaceful demonstrations against the relocation of the USA embassy to Jerusalem and against the extremist Israeli measures. The UN, Euro...More..

Congress denies chances of going in alliance with JD(S) in Karnataka
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Congress denies chances of going in alliance with JD(S) in Karnataka

Siddaramaiah rubbished Yeddyurappa's claim of winning 150 seats and said the Congress would bag at least 120 seats. "We expect a possibility of forming the government, we have done well", Gowda told ANI he...More..

Israeli raids on 'Iranians' in Syria
by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

Israeli raids on 'Iranians' in Syria

The problem, however, is that the Iranians are basically determined to build in Syria what they have produced in Lebanon with Hezbollah and 120,000 rockets. On Thursday Israel claimed it had struck nearly all ...More..

Lalu's son Tej Pratap weds Aishwarya
by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

Lalu's son Tej Pratap weds Aishwarya

Yadav, through an application written to Jail IG Harsh Magla, had demanded five-day parole to attend his son's wedding . RJD national general secretary and MLA Bhola Yadav had on Friday said that Chief Minis...More..

Two Britons kidnapped in Democratic Republic of Congo
by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

Two Britons kidnapped in Democratic Republic of Congo

In the Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, unknown gunmen killed one of the guards of the Park and kidnapped the two tourists from the United Kingdom and their driver. In an intervi...More..

PM Narendra Modi gives Rs 1 billion to develop Sita's birthplace
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

PM Narendra Modi gives Rs 1 billion to develop Sita's birthplace

In his third visit to Nepal as Prime Minister, Modi will also be visiting three Hindu pilgrimages in the country. Modi told Oli that he was extremely honoured "to be received you the way you welcomed me here"...More..

K'taka Polls 2018: Congress wants EC to disqualify B Sriramulu
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

K'taka Polls 2018: Congress wants EC to disqualify B Sriramulu

If the people do not want a repeat of what happened in the State between 2004 and 2008, then they need to decisively vote in favour of one party, which is highly unlikely in the present scenario, since there is...More..

Trump was told of Schneiderman assaults years ago, lawyer says
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Trump was told of Schneiderman assaults years ago, lawyer says

Cohen" concerning his conversations with the women who told him about their Schneiderman accusations. That information has come to light as part of the federal investigation into Michael Cohen , Trump's long...More..

Giuliani resigns from law firm due to 'pressing demands' of Mueller probe
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Giuliani resigns from law firm due to 'pressing demands' of Mueller probe

Giuliani himself is also quoted in the press release, noting, "On April 19th, I took a temporary leave of absence from my firm, Greenberg Traurig". Giuliani said the discussions about preparing the Preside...More..

Seven found dead at Australian rural property
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Seven found dead at Australian rural property

A mother and her four children were among the seven people found dead today on a rural property south of Perth . Police have not released information regarding who made the phone call. They have been joi...More..

UK, French, German foreign ministers to meet over Iran on Tuesday
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

UK, French, German foreign ministers to meet over Iran on Tuesday

Russian President Vladimir Putin held a telephone conversation with Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel , the press service of the head of the Russian state. Foreign Ministers from the European Union member ...More..

Darien High School Ranked #9 in CT
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Darien High School Ranked #9 in CT

The National list of the country's best High Schools was released on Wednesday ( May 9 ), and 15 Connecticut High Schools were ranked among the 500 best schools nationwide. Barstow High School and Academy o...More..

Iraq says five Daesh commanders captured after crossing from Syria
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Iraq says five Daesh commanders captured after crossing from Syria

Jamal was shown on Iraqi state television on Wednesday night, wearing a yellow prison uniform. The result of the three-month operation to capture the terrorist leaders, who had been hiding in Syria and Turkey...More..