Hamas says Ismail Haniyeh chosen as Islamic group's leader

The near suffocation of Gaza , not only by Israel but also by most of the global community, has a lot to do with Hamas' final realisation that its stance is a non-starter. Haniya, Yassin and two other leaders all survived an Israeli assassination at... More..

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North Korea Claims US, South Korea Conspired To Kill Kim Jong Un
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

North Korea Claims US, South Korea Conspired To Kill Kim Jong Un

The pictures show parachuting commandos landing near a mock-up of the Blue House, the official residence of South Korea's President, and storming the building, which was then apparently targeted by multiple roc...More..

ISIS leader in Afghanistan was killed in raid, US confirms
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

ISIS leader in Afghanistan was killed in raid, US confirms

At least 36 Islamic State (IS), which is also known as Daesh terrorists have been killed in a separate incidents in eastern Nangarhar province, officials said on Sunday. "The ISIS leader directed the attack on ...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Israel says Palestinian hunger strike leader ate in secret

The activity during the match included raising photos of the prisoners, headed by leader Marwan Barghouthi, and photos of other prisoners who have been serving yeqars in Israeli jails. According to the media co...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Reporters barred from China event for Kushner project

While Nicole Kushner Meyer mentioned her brother and his connection to the new USA administration, Jared Kushner has, according to his lawyer, separated himself from the family business and divested his int...More..

DPRK displays submarine-launched ballistic missile at military parade
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

DPRK displays submarine-launched ballistic missile at military parade

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un - seen supervising the parade - warned earlier this year that his country was preparing to test an ICBM capable of reaching the mainland United States. British Foreign Secretary ...More..

At meat market, the far-right Le Pen backs
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

At meat market, the far-right Le Pen backs "eating French"

He gained 24 percent of the vote to 21.3 percent for Ms. Le Pen, while another far-left upstart and former Socialist politician Jean-Luc Melenchon pulled in 19.6 percent, almost as much as the conservative Repu...More..

Zebra captured after running wild in Wimauma
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Zebra captured after running wild in Wimauma

The zebra then led police on a lengthy chase that included a sprint through resident Mark Ross' backyard. "How many times do you go out in your backyard and see a zebra?" Deputies said he received small cuts ...More..

by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Budget not a down-payment on new border wall

They won passage only after overcoming their own divisions that almost sank the measure six weeks ago. It also came at the start of a week in which the House is considering a possible vote on a health care ov...More..

Seoul: North Korea holds drill to mark military anniversary
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Seoul: North Korea holds drill to mark military anniversary

On Monday, U.S. President Donald Trump called for tougher new United Nations sanctions on Pyongyang, saying the North was a global threat and "a problem that we have to finally solve". The USS Carl Vinson aircr...More..

Old-guard rallies around newcomer Macron for French runoff
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Old-guard rallies around newcomer Macron for French runoff

Macron, a left-leaning centrist, won with 23.75 percent of the vote, while Le Pen, a nationalist often compared to Donald Trump, came in second with 21.53 percent, according to the French Interior Ministry. Le ...More..

Czech prime minister announces government resignation
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Czech prime minister announces government resignation

The Czech Republic's second richest man, Babis elicits strong and contrasting reactions among Czechs, but most would agree that the billionaire businessman is now closer than ever to becoming prime minister f...More..

China Launches First Domestically built Aircraft Carrier
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

China Launches First Domestically built Aircraft Carrier

It also sends a strong signal to China's neighbors around the South China Sea. Among other regional powers, Japan has two helicopter carriers that can not launch jets. - The first, 280m-long HMS Queen Elizabeth...More..

by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Tillerson seeks action on NKorea as he meets SE Asia bloc

Tillerson called on all countries last week to suspend or downgrade diplomatic ties with Pyongyang. Some countries have told the USA they "are taking measures and steps, relooking (at) the size of North Kore...More..

by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Senate Wary on 'Obamacare' Repeal, Bumpy Path Ahead

After weeks of GOP infighting in the House over the details of a health care overhaul bill, the debate now shifts to the Senate , where the political dynamics might make Republicans struggle again to forge a c...More..

by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Security jitters as campaigning for French election ends

US President Donald Trump will work with "whoever the people of France decide to elect" as their leader, his spokeswoman said Friday. Le Pen also met recently with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow...More..

Kerala Law Minister says govt. will work according to Supreme Court's spirit
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Kerala Law Minister says govt. will work according to Supreme Court's spirit

The Supreme court order was widely seen as a setback to the LDF government. The court observed if the "State Government of Kerala is bent upon making irregular or illegal appointments to sensitive posts, then...More..

ISRO GSAT-9 'SAARC' South Asia Communication Satellite Set to Launch Today
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

ISRO GSAT-9 'SAARC' South Asia Communication Satellite Set to Launch Today

GSAT-9 carried the satellites of the countries include India with Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Maldives and Nepal. The launch of the satellite, meant to serve the SAARC region, was announced by Prime Minist...More..

Afghan defence chiefs resign over deadly Taliban attack
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Afghan defence chiefs resign over deadly Taliban attack

While the Afghan military did not give an exact figure of the dead and injured, the Balkh Provincial Council in its statement said over 100 soldiers had been killed and more than 60 others were wounded in the i...More..

by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Trump to visit Israel, Saudi Arabia, Vatican, meet with pope

Mr Trump on Wednesday hosted Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas at the White House, pledging to help end the decades-old conflict between Israelis and Palestinians. Instead, he will sink or swim. Saudi Arabia'...More..

by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Venezuelans march in memory of those killed in unrest

Authorities in Venezuela say 12 people were killed overnight following looting and violence in the South American nation's capital amid a spiralling political crisis. The protests were further fuelled when th...More..

Federal gov't relaxes nutrition standards for school lunches
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Federal gov't relaxes nutrition standards for school lunches

News & World Report . Schools, according the U.S. Department of Agriculture , want more control over the sodium , whole grains, and milk they are now serving children. Perdue also made clear that his offi...More..

Czech PM not ready to resign, fires finance minister
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Czech PM not ready to resign, fires finance minister

The prime minister's resignation could mean a simple reshuffle of the government, but it may equally result in early elections to the lower house of the Czech parliament that were originally planned for October...More..

by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Senate to vote on government funding bill Thursday

Meanwhile, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that nearly no senators would support removing the legislative filibuster, which is the procedural tool that can be overcome only by a so-called su...More..

National Day of Prayer
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

National Day of Prayer

Local ministers and others offered prayers for different segments of the nation and the community. "That's why we're able to do this". "As we pray instead of just always asking for things, we need to listen...More..