Watch Perseid Meteor shower over Qatar skies this weekend

For anyone planning to watch the Perseid meteor shower this weekend, the forecast holds some bad news. Guaranteed they'll have an excellent view point and the group provides telescopes. That also might be the best chance at less cloudy skies. When ... More..

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Nawaz Sharif Embarks on Rally to Lahore, Likely to Hold Roadshow
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Nawaz Sharif Embarks on Rally to Lahore, Likely to Hold Roadshow

Despite the security threat to Sharif's rally, "there is no change in the plans", Punjab government spokesman Malik Mohammad Ahmed said. The march is taking place amid tight security, with large numbers of po...More..

Allow opposition to criticize, Hamid Ansari's farewell advice
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Allow opposition to criticize, Hamid Ansari's farewell advice

When he was on chair he said nothing about these issues but now at the time of leaving he is doing politics. Modi further said Ansari did his best to uphold the Constitution. In one of his comments, Ansari ques...More..

by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Colbert interviews 'God' about Trump taking out North Korea

Defense Secretary James Mattis said in a written statement that North Korea should "cease any consideration of actions that would lead to the end of its regime and destruction of its people". They will be met...More..

U.S. sanctions 22 over drug cartel, including Mexican soccer star
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

U.S. sanctions 22 over drug cartel, including Mexican soccer star

According to a U.S. treasury department statement, the 38-year-old Marquez and the other 21 people named in the list have a "longstanding relationships with Flores Hernandez. President Donald Trump promised to ...More..

I don't know why Trump is obsessed with me — Blumenthal
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

I don't know why Trump is obsessed with me — Blumenthal

Trump ripped Blumenthal for falsely claiming to have served in Vietnam , calling the senator " a phony Vietnam con artist! ". Indeed, Blumenthal was forced to apologize in 2010 for saying he had served ...More..

NSE Nifty falls below 10000 mark on Tuesday, market closes lower too
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

NSE Nifty falls below 10000 mark on Tuesday, market closes lower too

The Sensex touched a high of 31,967.28 points and a low of 31,731.91 points during the intra-day trade. Market breadth was in the favour of losers, with about 2 stocks declining to every 1 stock that advanc...More..

The Trump administration just came out in support of Ohio's voter purges
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

The Trump administration just came out in support of Ohio's voter purges

Justice Department - which past year backed civil rights groups in a court case over Ohio's decision to remove thousands of inactive voters from OH voter rolls - is now taking a different tack under the admin...More..

Trump's Solution to Opioid Crisis: Tell Kids Drugs Are 'No Good'
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Trump's Solution to Opioid Crisis: Tell Kids Drugs Are 'No Good'

But he stopped short of actually declaring a state of emergency: "We believe that the resources that we need to bring to bear on the opioid crisis at this point can be addressed without the declaration of t...More..

by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Terrifying 2018 National Climate Change Report is Leaked to the NY Times

The New York Times had to issue a correction Wednesday morning after claiming in a story that it leaked a climate change report presumably suppressed by President Donald Trump's administration . We a...More..

Minnesota Governor: Islamic Center IED Blast an 'Act of Terrorism'
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Minnesota Governor: Islamic Center IED Blast an 'Act of Terrorism'

Saturday at the Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Center in Bloomington in suburban Minneapolis, shattering windows, damaging a room but not causing any injuries, authorities said. The council urged USA mosques to increase...More..

Terrorists' killing follows truck bomb blast
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Terrorists' killing follows truck bomb blast

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader Yasmin Rashid, who is also a candidate to contest election from NA-120 after the seat fell vacant due to former prime minister Nawaz Sharif's disqualification, has demanded imp...More..

Canadian delegation in Pyongyang seeks pastor's release
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Canadian delegation in Pyongyang seeks pastor's release

Lim, who was born in South Korea, had visited the Communist country around 100 times over 20 years to support an orphanage and nursing home his church founded. Last year, the 62-year-old told CNN he was the s...More..

Trump threatens to rain 'fire and fury' on North Korea
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Trump threatens to rain 'fire and fury' on North Korea

US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley has called new sanctions on North Korea "a gut punch" and warned of possible military action should the regime continue its aggressive actions. "There is no b...More..

Mayo Clinic Named Best Hospital In Nation For 2nd Time
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Mayo Clinic Named Best Hospital In Nation For 2nd Time

As many patients in the Commonwealth struggle with some of the most complex health issues, these recognitions cement UK HealthCare's role as the major health care system best equipped to deal with our state's u...More..

Brother of slain Missouri cop:
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Brother of slain Missouri cop: "He's my hero"

He then got out of his auto and fired shots at the officer, killing him, Lowe said . Experts at first named Ian McCarthy of Clinton, the individual to whom the auto was enlisted, as a man of intrigue, at tha...More..

Indian soldier critically injured by Pakistani sniper fire in Kashmir
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Indian soldier critically injured by Pakistani sniper fire in Kashmir

It said despite calls for restraint, India continues to indulge in ceasefire violations. According to the Foreign Office, Indian forces have violated the ceasefire along the LoC and working boundary 600 tim...More..

Tillerson to Lavrov: Russian meddling led to mistrust
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Tillerson to Lavrov: Russian meddling led to mistrust

The top American and Russian diplomats are meeting for the first time since President Donald Trump reluctantly signed into law a package of new sanctions targeting Moscow. Russian Federation will speed...More..

Tropical Storm Franklin Could Form This Week
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Tropical Storm Franklin Could Form This Week

Tropical storm warnings were issued Sunday for most of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula coast, while a tropical storm watch was issued for portions of Belize. Franklin is blowing maximum sustained winds of 60 ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Attorney-General predicts marriage equality by Christmas

Co-chair Alex Greenwich says the government's approach to marriage equality has gone "well beyond a joke". Forster on Monday noted to the Blade that marriage rights for same-sex couples have "broad community ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Duterte, Tillerson tackle human rights issue

He faced backlash for insulting former President Obama on multiple occasions - calling him the "son of a w****" and telling him to "go to hell". The U.S., too, said ahead of the meeting that human rights wo...More..

Netanyahu's former aide to testify in bribery case
by | Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Netanyahu's former aide to testify in bribery case

By signing a witness deal with the state, Harrow will not face any jail time, and will have his penalties limited to six months of community service and a $200,000 fine. Investigators reportedly have asked if A...More..

Two Chinese tourists arrested for Nazi salutes in Germany
by | Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Two Chinese tourists arrested for Nazi salutes in Germany

Violation of the law is punishable by fine or up to three years incarceration. Zhou Anping, counselor of the Consulate Division of the Chinese Embassy in Germany, told Xinhua that each of the two tourists...More..

Eagle Scouts Dead in Sailing Electrocution
by | Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Eagle Scouts Dead in Sailing Electrocution

He was rushed to Louisiana State University Medical Center in Shreveport and is listed in critical condition. The identities of the two older boys who died have not yet been released. Thomas's mother says her s...More..

Powerball, Mega Millions worth a combined $653 million for next drawings
by | Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Powerball, Mega Millions worth a combined $653 million for next drawings

The June 10 jackpot was the 10th-largest prize in US lottery history and the seventh biggest won in Powerball. The victor could walk away with $216 million in cold hard cash if they choose the lump sum. Delawar...More..