Donald Trump offers mediation between Pakistan, India

In what was arguably the first country- and ethno-religion specific rally + ever addressed by a US Presidential candidate, Trump kept his word while turning up at an anti-terrorism charity event organized by the Republican Hindu Coalition in this ... More..

by | Published more than a month ago
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

BRICS nations vow to speed global recovery

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said they agreed to move ahead on the ratings agency, although there was no timetable announced for its formation. Modi has taken up CCIT with all world leaders he has met in the pa...More..

No. 1 Alabama trounces No. 9 Tennessee in 49-10 runaway
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

No. 1 Alabama trounces No. 9 Tennessee in 49-10 runaway

Oct 15, 2016; Knoxville , TN, USA; Tennessee Volunteers head coach Butch Jones looks on during the second half against the Alabama Crimson Tide at Neyland Stadium. The Crimson Tide could have given the T...More..

Nintendo Will Debut The NX Tomorrow Morning
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Nintendo Will Debut The NX Tomorrow Morning

As always, Siliconera will provide an embed along with any additional information. These links leave Siliconera . Nintendo has yet to confirm these reports , nor has it detailed exactly what its new conso...More..

by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Government worsens row over Heathrow

The unusual arrangement comes amid mounting speculation that the government will back a new runway at Britain's busiest airport, Heathrow , after years of debate and wrangling over the issue. Crucially, there ...More..

RSS men should guard borders instead of jawans: Cong leader
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

RSS men should guard borders instead of jawans: Cong leader

It's now three weeks since the "surgical strike" but there is no slackening of the tempo in praise of the Army, the BJP and the RSS - the first for showing their paces and the politicos and the "culture" warrio...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Ethiopia government unveils rules for State of Emergency

Now, after a week of intense protests that resulted in the destruction of business and government property, Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has declared an emergency on October 9 for the next si...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Nations Clinch Landmark Pact To Fight Climate Change

Developed countries pledged to make first HFC cuts by 2019 and provide additional money through the Montreal Protocol's Multilateral Fund to help implement the agreement . Many countries had already been wor...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Turkey's president tells Iraqi leader to 'know his place'

Turkey has had forces deployed in northern Iraq since the 1990s in areas that are part of Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region, which also now controls the area near Mosul where the Turkish troops are deployed. "Tu...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Ex-Alberta premier Prentice dies in plane crash

In the time Jim has been with us, he was a friend to many. His commitment to public service and his love for this country will be remembered for many years to come. He said its officers and a police dog reach...More..

Guptas are 'delighted' to be named in Gordhan affidavit
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Guptas are 'delighted' to be named in Gordhan affidavit

They said none of the transactions related to Oakbay or the family were flagged by the FIC as suspicious. The transactions made by Gupta-owned companies between 2012 and June this year are reportedly listed i...More..

The Gateses, Tim Cook on list for Clinton's veep
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

The Gateses, Tim Cook on list for Clinton's veep

Philanthropists Bill and Melinda Gates made the list. Also on the list , published by WikiLeaks, was Gates' wife Melinda. The list of possible vice presidential candidates has multiple familiar names, in...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Police urge public NOT to turn vigilante on 'killer clowns'

Dyfed-Powys Police officers attended the Bounce night at Play King at around 9.50pm on Saturday after an alleged sighting. Three of the incidents are believed to have met the threshold at which they are deeme...More..

Cheer up, Americans, say Canadians - you're great
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Cheer up, Americans, say Canadians - you're great

That's why a few Canadians decided to make a video reminding us, through all of the political banter, that America is still great - something we might've forgotten along the way. Seriously, we needed that. An...More..

Syria First Lady says she refused offer to leave
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Syria First Lady says she refused offer to leave

Mrs Merkel said she and French president François Hollande will discuss Syria with Mr Putin on the sidelines of a planned meeting on Ukraine in Berlin today, but cautioned against expecting "miracles". Repeated...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

U.S. ship fired upon again near Yemen

The Mason was in global waters when a flurry of surface-to-surface missiles were detected about 3:30 p.m., according to a senior USA defense official. The United Arab Emirates described the vessel as carrying...More..

Chibok Girls: Activists want FG to intensify negotiation to release remaining girls
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Chibok Girls: Activists want FG to intensify negotiation to release remaining girls

The Geneva Summit reports that 57 of the school girls managed to escape over the first few months of their abduction. The BBC reported on Monday morning that during an emotional ceremony on Sunday in the ...More..

25 killed in Vietnam floods as new typhoon approaches
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

25 killed in Vietnam floods as new typhoon approaches

At 4 p.m., the storm was over the South China Sea, about 260 kilometers (160 miles) off the Philippine coast, moving northwestward at 24 kilometers (15 miles) per hour. Nguyen Khac Vinh, a resident in the harde...More..

Amnesty International says Australia's Nauru detention centre 'amounts to torture'
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Amnesty International says Australia's Nauru detention centre 'amounts to torture'

The Nauruan authorities have also arrested asylum-seekers and refugees for self-harm, including in cases where being indefinitely warehoused on Nauru is precisely what led to a sharp deterioration in the person...More..

by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Philippines tells US no joint patrols in South China Sea

Lorenzana also said the US-Philippines ties are going through "bumps on the road" and the Philippine military could manage if treaty ally the United States were to withdraw aid . Duterte later apologized, only...More..

by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Turkish troops to stay in Iraq despite Baghdad's objections

His government has requested an emergency United Nations Security Council meeting to discuss the issue. Most of the Turkish troops are at a base in Bashiqa, north of Mosul and close to Turkey's border, where...More..

Two more arrested for posting malicious contents about Jaya's health
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Two more arrested for posting malicious contents about Jaya's health

While the ADMK cadres of various levels are stay put at the hospital premises waiting to see their benevolent " Amma ", many national and regional political leaders cutting across party lines have also visited ...More..

by | Monday, October 17, 2016

US detects what it says is failed N. Korean missile launch

Our commitment to the defense of our allies, including the Republic of Korea and Japan, in the face of these threats, is ironclad. Dunford's South Korean counterpart Gen. The action brought harsh criticism from...More..

High level technical team on Cauvery to submit report to SC today
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

High level technical team on Cauvery to submit report to SC today

Karur district DMK has planned to stage rail roko at Kulithalai station on Tuesday and the district functionaries have called upon their cadre to participate in large numbers. Tamil Nadu and Karnataka are at wa...More..

by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Defense chief calls Iraqi offensive moment to defeat IS

Barzani said the Iraqi and Kurdish governments had agreed to establish "a joint higher political committee whose task would be to supervise the affairs of Mosul after the liberation". "Al-Nusra is also fighting...More..

Antonio Conte: Chelsea manager takes sacking rumours 'with a smile'
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Antonio Conte: Chelsea manager takes sacking rumours 'with a smile'

When asked about Terry's fitness, the Chelsea manager said in a press conference: "Yes, he's available". After such a short time in charge you'd think any talk of firing Conte would be unthinkable, but that...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Russia: Syria meeting aims to isolate Nusra extremists

US Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will return to Syria talks on Saturday with both sides having said that expectations for the meeting are not high. Some believe Russ...More..

Calais Jungle children set to arrive in Britain ahead of camp demolition
by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Calais Jungle children set to arrive in Britain ahead of camp demolition

Under EU-wide regulation, asylum claims must be made in the first safe country an individual reaches, but children can have their claim transferred to another country if they have family members residing there....More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

New talks in Lausanne to break Syria deadlock

And in Aleppo, Assad's Russian-backed government forces intensified their bombardment of the rebel-held east of the city, further damaging any prospect of a renewed ceasefire. President Barack Obama and the Pen...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

United Kingdom lawmakers press government for say on Brexit-EU talks

The almost 100 Conservative lawmakers who hold government roles would back the government position if a vote took place. Mrs May told the House that Britain will get the "maximum possible access" to the Europ...More..

Former NFL player, Auburn defensive star Quentin Groves dead at 32
by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Former NFL player, Auburn defensive star Quentin Groves dead at 32

Groves was selected in the second round of the 2008 draft with the 52-overall pick after a 26-sack career at Auburn . Quentin was drafted in 2008 when he was still a student at Auburn by the Jaguars in t...More..

by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution to halt Aleppo airstrikes

The British ambassador to the United Nations, Matthew Rycroft, accused Russian Federation of abusing its veto power. The Franco-Spanish joint resolution demanded an immediate end to all Russian and Syrian bom...More..

by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Piercy keeps a 2-shot lead until darkness at Safeway

Kizzire is yet to taste a tour success, while Casey is winless in seven years, although the latter maintained his strong performance from the FedEx Cup play-offs by registering birdies on each of the last three...More..

Ryan: Liberals favor a government-heavy agenda for elites
by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Ryan: Liberals favor a government-heavy agenda for elites

Toomey, along with other Republican candidates in swing states, are in a politically perilous situation because numerous Republican base's supporters - who are needed on Election Day - support Trump and might t...More..

Won't screen films with Pakistani artistes, say cinema owners
by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Won't screen films with Pakistani artistes, say cinema owners

Initially slated to release on October 28, Karan Johar's "Ae Dil Hai Mushkil" starring Ranbir Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai and Anushka Sharma has fallen into controversy for starring Pakistani Actor Fawad Khan in the ...More..