Pakistan using same language as Congress' manifesto: PM Modi

Modi's recurring theme of hard power as a signature achievement of his tenure. "Perhaps if the BJP - a right-wing party - wins, some kind of settlement on Kashmir could be reached", the country's premier said. Last month, the Election Commissio... More..

by | Published more than a month ago
by | Tuesday, April 09, 2019

Convoy targeted at United States base in Afghanistan: Afghan officials

In a statement, the military said three other U.S. troops were wounded in the explosion and were receiving treatment. The Defense Department said it was withholding the names of the fallen Americans until 24 ho...More..

Pres. touts relationship with Israel at Republican Jewish Coalition in Las Vegas
by | Tuesday, April 09, 2019

Pres. touts relationship with Israel at Republican Jewish Coalition in Las Vegas

President Donald Trump emphasized his support for Israel days before what he forecast would be a "close" election there, and made the case for Jewish voters in the U.S.to abandon their traditional support for...More..

New British passports no longer say
by | Tuesday, April 09, 2019

New British passports no longer say "European Union"

Some British citizens planning to travel overseas already have a tangible sign of what life will look like once the country is no longer a member of the European Union: new passports missing "European Union" ...More..

Biggest python EVER: Snake found in Florida Everglades had 73 eggs
by | Tuesday, April 09, 2019

Biggest python EVER: Snake found in Florida Everglades had 73 eggs

Researchers at Big Cypress National Preserve found what they describe as the biggest python they've ever seen there according WUSA9. A team of four researchers stood apart from one another, arms outstretche...More..

United States designates Iran's Revolutionary Guard as terrorist group
by | Tuesday, April 09, 2019

United States designates Iran's Revolutionary Guard as terrorist group

Administration officials have said the step will further isolate Iran and make clear that the USA won't tolerate Iran's continued support for rebel groups and others that destabilize the Middle East. Pompeo ...More..

Donald Trump fires US secret service chief in second high-level departure
by | Tuesday, April 09, 2019

Donald Trump fires US secret service chief in second high-level departure

News of Trump's decision to remove the Secret Service director surfaced on the same day reporters learned that the first security breach at Mar-a-Lago was much worse than originally suspected. CNN reported ...More..

Kirstjen Nielsen still supports Trump's immigration policies
by | Tuesday, April 09, 2019

Kirstjen Nielsen still supports Trump's immigration policies

Sources told CNN that Nielsen tried to explain they could not bring the policy back because of court challenges, and White House staffers tried to explain it would be an unmitigated PR disaster. First, no m...More..

Under Pressure, US Justice Department Defends Handling of Mueller Report
by | Monday, April 08, 2019

Under Pressure, US Justice Department Defends Handling of Mueller Report

Mr Barr said he had concluded there was not enough evidence to show that Mr Trump committed the crime of obstruction. US Attorney General William Barr is tasked with publishing the document and said he plan...More..

American Jewish Orgs To Trump: Netanyahu Is Not 'Our' Prime Minister
by | Monday, April 08, 2019

American Jewish Orgs To Trump: Netanyahu Is Not 'Our' Prime Minister

But her standing with President Donald Trump was shaky from the outset, and Trump began blaming her when illegal migration rebounded at the southern border. "I would like to see peace in the Middle East", Tru...More..

Pakistan accuses India of plotting fresh military attack
by | Monday, April 08, 2019

Pakistan accuses India of plotting fresh military attack

The expose came just days before India goes to vote for the national election and "that's why we fear that India may orchestrate another Pulwama type attack and use it as justification for another military acti...More..

New Zealand Court Hands Down Charges To Alleged Christchurch Killer
by | Monday, April 08, 2019

New Zealand Court Hands Down Charges To Alleged Christchurch Killer

Tarrant is reportedly being held in New Zealand's only maximum security prison, in Auckland, and will appear in court via video, a common practice in New Zealand's legal system. Justice Cameron Mander formall...More..

United Kingdom removes
by | Monday, April 08, 2019

United Kingdom removes "European Union" from British passports despite Brexit delay

But with European Union heads growing increasingly impatient at the political paralysis in Westminster, they could offer just a shorter postponement - or a longer period of up to a year. The Home Office issued ...More..

Trump Announces Resignation of US Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen
by | Monday, April 08, 2019

Trump Announces Resignation of US Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen

U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen , who became best known for defending President Donald Trump's policy of separating migrant children from their parents, said on Sunday she was leaving her p...More..

‘Our Country Is Full’: Trump Says Migrants Straining System
by | Monday, April 08, 2019

‘Our Country Is Full’: Trump Says Migrants Straining System

It has been said that Trump has used more than enough of its constitutional powers by putting an emergency to build a wall on the border. Mr Trump told journalists " our country is full " and declared the...More..

Libya talks to go ahead despite new fighting: UN envoy
by | Sunday, April 07, 2019

Libya talks to go ahead despite new fighting: UN envoy

Libyan Brigadier General Mohammad Al-Qunidi, who is chief of the military intelligence loyal to Prime Minister Fayiz Al-Sarraaj, has said that General Khalifa Haftar is attacking Tripoli with Egyptian, Emirat...More..

Venezuela: Lawmakers Strip Guaidó of Parliamentary Immunity
by | Sunday, April 07, 2019

Venezuela: Lawmakers Strip Guaidó of Parliamentary Immunity

It's been about a month since her last contact with him, she said . "This Wednesday, children resume, with much love and enthusiasm", Youth Minister Pedro Infante wrote on Twitter. Interim President Juan Gua...More..

After 37 Years, Body of Missing Soldier Zachary Baumel Returned to Israel
by | Sunday, April 07, 2019

After 37 Years, Body of Missing Soldier Zachary Baumel Returned to Israel

It was not repatriated as part of a deal with any other country. After 37 years, Israeli-American Sgt. "For all those years, the State of Israel had invested huge resources to resolve the riddle of his fate"....More..

Uganda hunt for kidnapped U.S. tourist enters third day
by | Sunday, April 07, 2019

Uganda hunt for kidnapped U.S. tourist enters third day

Queen Elizabeth park is about 150 kilometres (90 miles) north of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, famous for gorilla trekking. In June, Ugandans took to the streets to protest what they call government inacti...More..

Secret Service Points To Mar-A-Lago Management For Security Breach
by | Sunday, April 07, 2019

Secret Service Points To Mar-A-Lago Management For Security Breach

She later said "my family is in China". "And we don't know if it's a government entity, or someone testing the system", Kayyem said. The woman, identified as Yujing Zhang , reportedly gave conflicting storie...More..

Brexit: UK asks European Union for further extension until June 30
by | Sunday, April 07, 2019

Brexit: UK asks European Union for further extension until June 30

But the EU's view is that if there is an extension, it should be longer, given the deadlock in the U.K. France was quick to say it was "premature" to talk of an extension. Labour, which she turned to reluctan...More..

New Zealand police say Christchurch accused to face 50 murder charges
by | Sunday, April 07, 2019

New Zealand police say Christchurch accused to face 50 murder charges

Police said today Australian Brenton Harrison Tarrant , 28, will face the charges when he appears in court tomorrow via audio-video link from Auckland's Paremoremo Prison , the country's only specialist m...More..

Dozens granted White House clearance despite concerns, security official says
by | Sunday, April 07, 2019

Dozens granted White House clearance despite concerns, security official says

Cummings also said his committee is working with a White House whistleblower, Tricia Newbold , who he said knows of more than two-dozen individuals allowed access to national security information despite...More..

Hopes dashed for US-China breakthrough
by | Sunday, April 07, 2019

Hopes dashed for US-China breakthrough

Washington wants the right to keep the 10 per cent tariff it imposed a year ago on $US200 billion ($281 billion) of imports into the United States, and to increase the hit if China fails to deliver without giv...More..

Venezuela's Opposition Leader Stripped Of Immunity, Could Face Prosecution
by | Saturday, April 06, 2019

Venezuela's Opposition Leader Stripped Of Immunity, Could Face Prosecution

Venezuela has since seen a political divide between supporters of Guaido and embattled President Nicolas Maduro, who was elected to power following elections. However, on February 22, Guaido traveled to the Co...More..