USA coalition, Iraq slam evacuation agreement for IS fighters

Their convoy left Monday and. The coalition said it did not strike the Daesh convoy but severely damaged the road it was using while also confirming that it hit "individual vehicles and fighters" that had been identified as Daesh. After a weekl... More..

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99 per cent of banned notes are back in system: RBI
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

99 per cent of banned notes are back in system: RBI

After Prime Minister Narendra Modi banned Rs 1000 and Rs 500 notes, the whole country has been under currency crisis. The total circulation of 500 and 1000 currency notes prior to demonetization was est...More..

Mumbai Back To Normal Amid Fears Of Fresh Rains
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

Mumbai Back To Normal Amid Fears Of Fresh Rains

Mrutyunjay Mohapatra, head of services at the India Meteorological Department told IE,"Parts of Mumbai can get inundated with even 50 mm of rainfall". Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis tweeted , asking peop...More..

In Ramallah, UN Chief Reiterates Support for Two-State Mideast Solution
by | Wednesday, August 30, 2017

In Ramallah, UN Chief Reiterates Support for Two-State Mideast Solution

Tuesday's one-day lifting of the ban is intended as a test to see if calm can be maintained.Glick, a US-born rabbi, survived a 2014 assassination attempt by a Palestinian over his campaign for Jewish prayer rig...More..

Donald Trump faces new lawsuit over ban on transgender military service
by | Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Donald Trump faces new lawsuit over ban on transgender military service

Every justification that the president has offered in support of the ban has already been thoroughly reviewed and debunked by the Department of Defense itself when it adopted a policy permitting military serv...More..

Nursing Home Residents Rescued After Photo Goes Viral
by | Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Nursing Home Residents Rescued After Photo Goes Viral

The water didn't rise higher than the level in the photo , but by then, the residents had been sitting in it for nine hours. "We're very grateful", McIntosh told ABC News about the nursing home rescue . "...More..

Hamilton's mayor fires back at Trump over NAFTA tweets
by | Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Hamilton's mayor fires back at Trump over NAFTA tweets

Trump tweeted on Sunday morning that NAFTA is the "worst trade deal ever made". Trump, a Republican, drew cheers at a campaign-style rally last week after he said he believes Mexico and Canada are c...More..

Federer, Nadal predict 'great' semi if they meet at US Open
by | Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Federer, Nadal predict 'great' semi if they meet at US Open

Though he was undoubtedly outplayed in the final in Montreal , Federer sustained a slight back injury in the second set against Zverev, and after a couple of days of deliberation chose to withdraw from the t...More..

IL governor vetoes bill that would control comp premiums
by | Wednesday, August 30, 2017

IL governor vetoes bill that would control comp premiums

Legislation in IL that would have outlawed employers from seeking job applicants' compensation history has failed to become law, following Gov. Bruce Rauner's recent veto . Who gets hurt? No one gets hurt....More..

Shelter pets displaced by Harvey arrive in Middletown
by | Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Shelter pets displaced by Harvey arrive in Middletown

Because many people stayed behind-and died-during Katrina , fearful that they wouldn't be able to bring their animals to shelters, this time around, authorities are welcoming the pets with open arms. This is t...More..

by | Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Cruz: 'Texas spirit of determination ... will guide us forward'

More than three days after the storm ravaged the Texas coastline as a Category 4 hurricane, authorities worry that the tropical storm now parked over the Gulf Coast will return and deliver a knockout blow to...More..

by | Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Angela Merkel : German Chancellor calls for extension of European Union border controls

However, the betting market remains confident that Chancellor Merkel's party the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and her sister party, Christian Social Union (CSU) will be the biggest in next month's election....More..

by | Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Houston officer Steve Perez drowns in flood while heading to work

Sgt. Steve Perez , 60, had worked 34 years with the department, Acevedo said at a news conference. "We made the decision to leave officers there, waiting, until morning, because as much as we wanted to recov...More..

US Open to Dialogue Despite N. Korea's Provocation
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

US Open to Dialogue Despite N. Korea's Provocation

North Korea early on Saturday fired several short-range projectiles into the sea off its east coast from its eastern Kangwon province, South Korea's military said. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un guides a targe...More..

Kent Police issue warning about chemical mist spreading up coast
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Kent Police issue warning about chemical mist spreading up coast

On the South coast of the United Kingdom rescuers evacuated people from the beach Birling Gap (Sussex County) because of the "chemical haze". Holiday makers were enjoying the unusually warm Bank Holiday Sun...More..

Trump hopes government shutdown won't be necessary over wall funding
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Trump hopes government shutdown won't be necessary over wall funding

A leading House conservative said Friday that he could support a short-term bill to fund the government after September 30 and delay the fight over wall funding until December. Trump said at a rally last week ...More..

Militants allowed to leave Lebanon-Syria border area
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Militants allowed to leave Lebanon-Syria border area

Isis agreed to a ceasefire on Sunday after fighting the Lebanese army on one front and Hezbollah and the Syrian army on another, losing much of the territory in the mountainous enclave it holds on the border. ...More..

Hillary Clinton to return to NH to promote new book
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Hillary Clinton to return to NH to promote new book

Clinton was the first Democrat since Walter Mondale in 1984 to lose Wisconsin in the general election , falling more than 22,000 votes behind Donald Trump. This is her most personal memoir yet. Tickets for...More..

Parrikar wins Panaji, AAP retains Bawana
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Parrikar wins Panaji, AAP retains Bawana

Bawana is one of the Capital's largest constituencies in terms of number of electors, but the August 23 bypoll but saw only a meagre turnout of 45 per cent. The by-election was held following the demise of TDP ...More..

American broadcaster CBS to buy troubled network Channel 10
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

American broadcaster CBS to buy troubled network Channel 10

CBS Corp, the most watched TV network in the United States, said on Monday it would acquire Ten Network Holdings, its largest customer in Australia , and would launch a streaming service in Australia a...More..

Death toll rises in Barcelona terrorist attack
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

Death toll rises in Barcelona terrorist attack

The death of the 51-year-old means the attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils have claimed the lives of 16 civilians. A woman also was also killed in Cambrils in a stabbing spree by the five occupants of a a...More..

by | Monday, August 28, 2017

NY sends FDNY, NYPD heroes to help with Harvey rescue

The Mayor of Austin assured residents Saturday morning that teams are ready and prepared for anything that happens when it comes to Tropical Storm Harvey. "We do it to try to help mankind and assist wherever we...More..

BBCI: Brexit: Keep single market for transition period - Labour
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

BBCI: Brexit: Keep single market for transition period - Labour

Shadow Brexit secretary Keir Starmer argues for a transitional period within the EU customs union and single market. Labour has changed its stance on a transition period after Brexit, supporting membership ...More..

'Civilians killed' in Somali military operation
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

'Civilians killed' in Somali military operation

The statement from AFRICOM said, confirming that the Somali National Army was conducting an operation in the area with US forces in a supporting role. An attack carried out by Somalian and USA forces in Lower...More..

Sobhi assists in Stoke's draw with Hegazi's West Brom
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

Sobhi assists in Stoke's draw with Hegazi's West Brom

Substitute Peter Crouch took advantage of a bad defensive mix-up to earn Stoke a 1-1 Premier League draw at West Bromwich Albion on Sunday. However, the Egyptian defender and Foster then got in a muddle...More..