WH: Wikileaks Hacking CIA Different from Podesta

White House press secretary Sean Spicer said on Wednesday that there was "no reason to believe there is any type of investigation" targeting Trump "with respect to the Department of Justice". Spicer was responding Thursday to questions about WikiLeak... More..

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AIG shares climb on Hancock exit
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

AIG shares climb on Hancock exit

American International Group's top executive, Peter Hancock, announced Thursday he is stepping down as CEO and president, three weeks after the insurance powerhouse reported a huge financial loss in the fourth ...More..

Hawaii students among first to tour Trump White House
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Hawaii students among first to tour Trump White House

But in a truly freaky twist, Trump just so happened to pop out directly in front of the White House First Lady portrait of Hillary Clinton . It was not clear if that was a deliberate placing. However, unlike O...More..

Explosion and gunfire rock Kabul military hospital as militants storm the facility
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Explosion and gunfire rock Kabul military hospital as militants storm the facility

The ISIS-affiliated news agency Amaq said the terror group claimed responsibility for the attack, the latest at a public building in Kabul's heavily fortified diplomatic quarter. The attack on the 400-bed mil...More..

Trump's Approval Rating Remains Steady Despite Accusations Of Russian Ties
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Trump's Approval Rating Remains Steady Despite Accusations Of Russian Ties

Trump, who was still chasing the Republican nomination at the time , called for "an easing of tensions and improved relations with Russia" during his speech, according to the Wall Street Journal . This brings...More..

White rhino killed by suspected poachers at French zoo
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

White rhino killed by suspected poachers at French zoo

In South Africa, the number of rhinos poached jumped from 13 in 2007 to 1,215 in 2014, according to the World Wildlife Fund . Sources close to the investigation told Le Parisien that Vince's second horn ha...More..

Drama in courtroom as Jethmalani grills Arun Jaitley
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Drama in courtroom as Jethmalani grills Arun Jaitley

He is also said to have gone after Jaitley and asked him if there was any personal enmity he had with former cricketer Bishen Singh Bedi, who has leveled allegations of corruption against Jaitley. "When I cease...More..

SC refuses relief to rape-accused UP minister
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

SC refuses relief to rape-accused UP minister

The UP Police has registered an FIR against Prajapati for allegedly gang-raping a woman and molesting her minor daughter with his aides. Earlier this week, the police also initiated proceedings for a look out...More..

by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

DC marchers plan 'Day Without A Woman'

Anyway, rather than let it bum you out that women have made a decision to avoid work and shopping, think of all the perks a man can get on this female-absent holiday. How large the International Women's St...More..

by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Libya's NOC reviewed loading schedules after clashes near oil ports

The Benghazi Defence Brigades are an Islamist militia that controlled Libya's second city until Haftar's forces ousted them from almost all of it in an offensive launched in 2014. But the battle is ongoing. L...More..

Somalia drought kills 110 people in two days
by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Somalia drought kills 110 people in two days

The death toll, which was announced Saturday, was the first Somalia's government has made public since it but the death toll announced is from the Bay region in the southwest part of the country alone. The Soma...More..

North Korea fires unidentified projectile into East Sea
by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

North Korea fires unidentified projectile into East Sea

North Korea Monday fired four ballistic missiles into waters off its east coast, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said. Seoul said four missiles were fired from Tongchang County, North Pyongan province in...More..

Fighter jet from Syria crashes in southern Turkey
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Fighter jet from Syria crashes in southern Turkey

He parachuted before the jet crashed. Turkey said on Sunday a MiG-23 warplane, probably belonging to the Syrian air force, had crashed on the Syrian side of the border and the pilot was believed to have baile...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

West Indies bowled out for 225 in 2nd ODI

So, too, did Chris Woakes, whose unbeaten 68 represented only his second half-century in 50-over cricket. The pair impressed but cut it close as they patiently guided England to victory with 10 balls left. Al...More..

Erdogan compares Germany's actions to those of 'Nazi period'
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Erdogan compares Germany's actions to those of 'Nazi period'

Germany is home to the largest population of Turks outside Turkey with around three million in the country of Turkish origin, the legacy of a massive "guest worker" programme in the 1960s-70s. "We are mistaken"...More..

Twelve people treated for potential chemical weapons exposure in Mosul
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Twelve people treated for potential chemical weapons exposure in Mosul

The push on Mosul's west was launched about two weeks ago after the eastern half of the city was declared "fully liberated" in January. UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Iraq Lise Grande called for an investigat...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

U.S. nixes expedited H1B visa even as India talks up ties

Jaishankar raised with top officials of the Trump administration during his visit here March 1-4. The H-1B visa is issued to tens of thousands of highly skilled foreign nationals each year, but as of April 3,...More..

Suspect In Murder Of Kim Jong-Un's Half Brother Cites Malaysian 'Conspiracy'
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Suspect In Murder Of Kim Jong-Un's Half Brother Cites Malaysian 'Conspiracy'

Kim Jong-Nam, 45, was poisoned on February 13 at Kuala Lumpur International Airport with VX, a nerve agent so deadly that it is classed as a weapon of mass destruction. Earlier Thursday, Malaysian authorities...More..

Russian Federation can not see uniting opposition on HNC platform - ambassador to Geneva
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Russian Federation can not see uniting opposition on HNC platform - ambassador to Geneva

The general principles on the future of Syria were derived from points set out by United Nations mediator Staffan de Mistura previous year, Hariri told reporters after the final meeting of the round of United N...More..

'Turkey will hit PKK/PYD in Manbij unless it retreats'
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

'Turkey will hit PKK/PYD in Manbij unless it retreats'

Turkish military vehicles drive in the Syrian rebel-held town of al-Rai, as they head towards the northern Syrian town of al-Bab, Syria, March 2, 2017. Turkey will attack the terrorist PKK/PYD in Manbij, northe...More..

April the Giraffe is not in labor
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

April the Giraffe is not in labor

His father, Dikembe, was born at the local zoo, which is home to the largest giraffe herd of any zoo, according to the organization's website. "April appears a little more on edge - but only in the sense of n...More..

Indian woman 'was burnt alive' after mistakenly being declared dead and cremated
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Indian woman 'was burnt alive' after mistakenly being declared dead and cremated

A postmortem report suggested that Sisodia may have still been alive at the start of the fire, detailing that there were charred particles in her windpipe and lungs. A hospital official told the Hindustan Time...More..

Northern Ireland casts votes in fractious snap election
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Northern Ireland casts votes in fractious snap election

Long-simmering tensions between the two parties boiled over after Martin McGuinness, Sinn Fein's deputy first minister, quit his post in protest over a botched green energy subsidy scheme instigated by Arlene ...More..

Mexican Official Climbs Border Wall In Protest Of Trump
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Mexican Official Climbs Border Wall In Protest Of Trump

People have been condemning Trump's decision of building the wall across the border by protesting all over the United States. He claims he ascended the fence himself (though observers note there's zero proof he...More..

U.S. accuses Russian Federation of bombing SDF positions in Syria, Moscow denies
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

U.S. accuses Russian Federation of bombing SDF positions in Syria, Moscow denies

Though details on the form the safe zones will take is uncertain, this too points to large deployments in Syria being likely. It's unclear whether President Donald Trump will seek military coordination with R...More..