Iran's Rouhani to Trump: 'Not the time to build walls between nations'

Rouhani's remarks came after Trump ordered the construction of a wall along the US-Mexico border and imposed tough new controls on travelers from seven Muslim countries, among them Iran. He, meantime, stressed Iran's role in establishing stability in... More..

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Sachin Tendulkar thanks PM Modi for citing his example to students
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Sachin Tendulkar thanks PM Modi for citing his example to students

He said instead of being a reason of stress for the students, parents as well as teachers, exams should be an occasion for happiness. In his 40-minute-long monthly radio progamme, the Prime Minister also underl...More..

Trump's 'extreme vetting' would ban him from US
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Trump's 'extreme vetting' would ban him from US

While President Trump's hands certainly appear larger in the image on the left of the above-displayed graphic, this is not proof that Trump photoshopped that image to make his hands appear larger. Judicial ruli...More..

The Lunar New Year across Asia
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

The Lunar New Year across Asia

Hundreds of millions of people gather to welcome the Year of the Rooster across the globe. Setting off fireworks and firecrackers during the Lunar New Year is a Chinese tradition, however, sales of firewo...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Boris Johnson seeks USA travel ban exemption for dual citizenship Britons

Mr Johnson and Ms Rudd were told to raise concerns about the block on refugees and many Muslims, particularly the impact the ban could have on United Kingdom nationals, including Iraqi-born Tory MP Nadhim Zahaw...More..

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: These are my thoughts on Liverpool's title hopes
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: These are my thoughts on Liverpool's title hopes

Chelsea will be looking for their 50th league victory against Liverpool in this match - a tally they have only achieved against eight opponents in their league history. I understand my weaknesses. "I've se...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Large protest of Trump's immigration order planned Sunday at Philadelphia International Airport

So, in a nutshell, Obama restricted visa waivers for those seven Muslim-majority countries - Iran , Iraq , Syria , Sudan , Somalia , Libya and Yemen - and now, Trump is looking to bar immigration and v...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Pakistani, Afghan visa applicants to face extreme vetting

Youre going to see. To this, Trump answered, "We're going to have extreme vetting in all cases". "And I mean extreme". "I think the kingdom, particularly under the new prince, has a real understanding that we...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Petition launched to try and prevent Trump's state visit

The petition was launched to say the U.S. president should be allowed to visit the United Kingdom as a head of state, but that he shouldn't have the full trappings of a state visit. Since posting Corbyn's twee...More..

Family Day brings Chinese Lunar New Year to Washington
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Family Day brings Chinese Lunar New Year to Washington

In fact, the envelope itself is often seen as more important than the money it contains, as it is a way of sending good luck and wishes to the recipient. It is also a time to reunite with relatives so many ...More..

Justin Trudeau takes a stand against Trump's Muslim ban
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Justin Trudeau takes a stand against Trump's Muslim ban

Many Twitter users applauded Trudeau for his post. White House National Security adviser Michael Flynn told Canada's national security adviser that holders of Canadian passports, including dual citizens, ...More..

Inside the confusion of the Trump executive order and travel ban
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Inside the confusion of the Trump executive order and travel ban

Outrage followed with multiple protests as the Department of Homeland Security's clarified that green card holders , who largely enjoy the same rights as American citizens, also could be barred from entering t...More..

Woman killed in Jackson Twp
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Woman killed in Jackson Twp

A 2-year-old child also in the home wasn't injured. Officials said she was 24 weeks pregnant and the unborn child also died. The first officer on the scene found Ziegler in front of the residence, a neat whit...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Myanmar: Leading lawyer Ko Ni assassinated at Yangon airport

The suspected assailant has been identified by the Ministry of Information as Kyi Linn, who has been arrested. Ko Ni was shot in the head on Sunday after arriving from an global trip. Myanmar is a mainly Bu...More..

Kaine likens Trump Remembrance Day statement to Holocaust denial
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Kaine likens Trump Remembrance Day statement to Holocaust denial

However, the missive starkly contrasts those of his presidential predecessors in that it never alluded to the fact that raging anti-Semitism prompted the attempted extermination of Jewish people on the continen...More..

Day one of Trump refugee ban sparks chaos at USA airports
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Day one of Trump refugee ban sparks chaos at USA airports

The judge's order addressed only a portion of Trump's executive action. As of November 2015, 77% of Syrian refugees who entered the US were women and children. "This banning of people based on religion is not c...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

LIers join March for Life in DC

In a statement, the March for Life says neither a president nor a vice president has ever spoken at the event, now in its 44th year. "We have always been really proud of Mike Pence ", said Abigail Eschelba...More..

Trump and May reaffirm commitment to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation in White House visit
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Trump and May reaffirm commitment to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation in White House visit

However the two countries must "renew the special relationship for this new age" and "lead together, again". Standing alongside May in the ornate White House East Room, Trump said, the United States and the U...More..

Trump Signs Executive Order Banning Refugees From Muslim-Majority Nations
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Trump Signs Executive Order Banning Refugees From Muslim-Majority Nations

Later, they sought immediate action, filing a request that the court issue a stay of removal - an order preventing deportation - not only for the two men, but for the entire proposed class. This appears to ...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

More than meets the eye on Trump's war on NAFTA — BUSINESS REPORT

As would the inevitable retaliatory measures by Mexico - it now buys in over $185 billion (€173 billion) worth of goods from the U.S. annually, everything from vehicle parts, iron, plastics and chemicals to a...More..

President Trump Orders 30-Day Review of Strategy to Fight ISIS
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

President Trump Orders 30-Day Review of Strategy to Fight ISIS

The options range from sending more US special operators to Syria, directly arming rebel groups fighting ISIS, and using army attack helicopters against the ISIS capital of Raqqa. Retired Marine Corps general ...More..

EC Asks Goa Poll Authorities to Register FIR Against Kejriwal
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

EC Asks Goa Poll Authorities to Register FIR Against Kejriwal

During an AAP rally in Benaulim, Goa, Kejriwal had asked the voters not to refrain from accepting bribe from AAP's political rivals but vote only for AAP. The order read, "The Commission is, prima-facie, of the...More..

Trump, Merkel Discussed NATO, Middle East in First Phone Call
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Trump, Merkel Discussed NATO, Middle East in First Phone Call

Opposition from overseas to U.S. President Donald Trump intensified Sunday as world leaders condemned his order to temporarily limit immigration from what are predominantly Muslim countries, while Germany pledg...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Sean Spicer Defends Steve Bannon Sitting In on National Security Council Meetings

The Post reported that Bannon has been given a regular seat on the National Security Council's principals committee, which will include the nation's highest ranking security officials, the Secretary of Defens...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Iran summons Swiss amb. over U.S. visa suspension

They said both men were detained at the airport Friday night after arriving on separate flights. The airline said that potential passengers who do not have diplomatic passports from the seven countries will not...More..