Pompeo, Merkel discuss support for Ukraine - U.S. Department of State

He said the U.S.is "prepared to engage in a conversation with no preconditions". On Sunday in Switzerland, Pompeo said the Trump administration is ready for unconditional discussions with Iran in an effort to ease tensions that have sparked fea... More..

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Kim Yong-chol: 'Purged' N Korean diplomat appears with Kim
by | Tuesday, June 04, 2019

Kim Yong-chol: 'Purged' N Korean diplomat appears with Kim

South Korean newspaper Chosun Ilbo reported on Friday that Kim Yong Chol , Kim Jong Un's right-hand man and the counterpart to U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo before the failed Hanoi summit , had been...More..

What you need to know about Eid al Fitr 2019
by | Tuesday, June 04, 2019

What you need to know about Eid al Fitr 2019

The moon will be 28 hours and 16 minutes old at sunset in Karachi on Tuesday. The moon-sighting committee met on Monday evening under the chairmanship of Minister of Justice Sultan Al Badi, along with a numbe...More..

YouTuber sentenced to prison for feeding homeless man toothpaste-filled Oreos
by | Tuesday, June 04, 2019

YouTuber sentenced to prison for feeding homeless man toothpaste-filled Oreos

In Spain , custodial sentences of less than two years are suspended for first-time offenders. Kanghua Ren , 21, better known as ReSet , was ordered to pay the man €20,000 in damages and sentenced to jail f...More..

Thirteen killed, hundreds wounded as Sudan troops besiege protest camp, doctors say
by | Tuesday, June 04, 2019

Thirteen killed, hundreds wounded as Sudan troops besiege protest camp, doctors say

Thousands have been camping at the site calling on Sudan's ruling generals to hand over power to civilians following the ouster of long-time autocrat Omar al-Bashir in April. "What is clear to us is that there ...More..

Trump denies calling Meghan Markle 'nasty,' despite audio recording proving otherwise
by | Tuesday, June 04, 2019

Trump denies calling Meghan Markle 'nasty,' despite audio recording proving otherwise

The former Meghan Markle supported Hillary Clinton , the Democratic presidential candidate in 2016, calling Mr Trump "divisive" and "misogynistic". The duchess, married to Britain's Prince Harry , gave b...More..

Kushner Not Sure He’d Contact FBI Over Russian Intel Solicitation Even Today
by | Tuesday, June 04, 2019

Kushner Not Sure He’d Contact FBI Over Russian Intel Solicitation Even Today

Embassy to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv and recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel . Swan moved to interrupt but Kushner pushed on. In a rare interview with Axios , Kushner was asked to address a numb...More..

Two missing, 19 injured in Russian explosives factory blast
by | Monday, June 03, 2019

Two missing, 19 injured in Russian explosives factory blast

Eighty-five people have been injured with 15 treated for shrapnel wounds after a factory blast in central Russian Federation. "There are no children among the injured", a health ministry statement said. Found...More..

Pompeo Visits Germany Amid High Tensions Between US, Iran
by | Monday, June 03, 2019

Pompeo Visits Germany Amid High Tensions Between US, Iran

Europe's mechanism for trade with Iran is not a problem for Washington as long as it is meant to facilitate the trade in goods that are not under US sanctions, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Friday...More..

Palestinians killed by Israeli forces in separate events
by | Monday, June 03, 2019

Palestinians killed by Israeli forces in separate events

Days of Palestine In a clear violation of the worldwide law, #Netanyahu receiving a new map signed by #Trump , where the Golan Heights are annexed to #Israel . He was also looking to push legislation l...More..

Trump weighs in on UK's Prime Minister race, opposition cries foul
by | Monday, June 03, 2019

Trump weighs in on UK's Prime Minister race, opposition cries foul

But I think Boris would do a very good job. Other Conservative lawmakers in the leadership race had sought his backing, he said, although not environment minister Michael Gove, who has criticized his stance o...More..

Massive cruise ship crashes into Venice wharf, five injured
by | Monday, June 03, 2019

Massive cruise ship crashes into Venice wharf, five injured

Tourists are seen initially running away from the cruise ship. Video on Twitter showed the huge cruise ship heading for the dock, shoving the smaller boat out of the way, and causing onlookers on land t...More..

Mexican president hints at migration concessions to defuse U.S. tariffs threat
by | Monday, June 03, 2019

Mexican president hints at migration concessions to defuse U.S. tariffs threat

Trump's surprise threat Thursday to slap tariffs on all Mexico imports, beginning at five percent on June 10 and rising to as high as 25 percent, shocked Republican allies in Congress. "These proposed tariffs...More..

Boeing CEO apologises to Max 737 crash victims’ families
by | Monday, June 03, 2019

Boeing CEO apologises to Max 737 crash victims’ families

The 737 Max disasters have opened up some tension between regulators on either side of the Atlantic, amid concerns over the FAA's relationship with Boeing, including the degree of self-certification. "We expe...More..

Malaysian PM indicates Lynas set for rare earth licence renewal
by | Sunday, June 02, 2019

Malaysian PM indicates Lynas set for rare earth licence renewal

Dr Mahathir has dismissed claims of security risks uncovered by the United States in Huawei Technologies' 5G network adding that Malaysia needs the technology it provides, which should eclipse any concerns...More..

Smoke from massive Canadian wildfires drifts into Washington
by | Sunday, June 02, 2019

Smoke from massive Canadian wildfires drifts into Washington

The High Level fire began unseasonably early, and arguments are popping up all over twitter about whether or not this is because of climate change. Similar conditions are hampering firefighting efforts in nor...More..

Trump Campaigns For Boris Johnson As Tory Leader
by | Sunday, June 02, 2019

Trump Campaigns For Boris Johnson As Tory Leader

Trump said about the prime minister race in an interview with the British tabloid the Sun . And I think they're big powers over there. He added in a statement on Saturday: "The next prime minister should be ...More..

United Kingdom opposition calls for election or second referendum on Brexit deal
by | Sunday, June 02, 2019

United Kingdom opposition calls for election or second referendum on Brexit deal

The new leader will be in place by July 23. The Labour leader is under pressure from John McDonnell and Diane Abbott to back a second vote - pressure which has intensified since Labour was overtaken by the av...More..

Saudi Arabia gathers Arab leaders over attacks on oil assets
by | Sunday, June 02, 2019

Saudi Arabia gathers Arab leaders over attacks on oil assets

Saudi Arabia hosted the two summits of Gulf and Arab leaders in a bid to present a united front. "We do not hope that its security is targeted because we share 1,400 kilometers of border and a number of relat...More..

Israeli forces kill Palestinian trying to cross border
by | Sunday, June 02, 2019

Israeli forces kill Palestinian trying to cross border

They are extremely sensitive to the presence of Israeli security forces in and around the Noble Sanctuary. There was no mention of Quds Day by Ikrima Sabri, the preacher who delivered the Friday sermon. from ...More..

North Korea executes envoy in a purge after failed USA summit
by | Saturday, June 01, 2019

North Korea executes envoy in a purge after failed USA summit

Kim Hyok-Chol, a senior envoy who was Pyongyang's special representative for USA affairs, was executed at the Mirim airfield with four other officials from the Foreign Ministry in March, ChosunIlbo reported , ...More..

11 dead in mass shooting in Virginia Beach Municipal Building
by | Saturday, June 01, 2019

11 dead in mass shooting in Virginia Beach Municipal Building

According to a Virginia Beach Police tweet , multiple injuries were reported, and it is believed that a single shooter conducted the attack. Reports indicate that at least six people were injured. One patien...More..

Women in Modi Government!
by | Saturday, June 01, 2019

Women in Modi Government!

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday sprang a surprise by inducting new faces - both technocrats and those hailing from humble backgrounds - to his Cabinet. The portfolios of the Cabinet ministers were ...More..

by | Saturday, June 01, 2019

11-foot alligator breaks into Clearwater home

The alligator managed to get into the family's kitchen after it entered a window. The gator also did some damage to the walls in the home, the homeowner said. More..

Judge allows Missouri’s only abortion clinic to stay open
by | Saturday, June 01, 2019

Judge allows Missouri’s only abortion clinic to stay open

Missouri Circuit Court Judge Michael Stelzer granted a request to temporarily prevent state officials from revoking the license of a clinic operated by a St. "We're really scrambling today about the need for...More..