Trump hosts Russian foreign minister, envoy at White House

On Tuesday, U.S. officials said Trump had approved the arming of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) ahead of an attempt to drive Daesh from Raqqah, the last Syrian city held by the terror group. McMaster. Mr Erdogan said the "fight against terror... More..

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Army opens speculative fire along LoC
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Army opens speculative fire along LoC

The report quoted sources as saying that local commanders had suggested the need for retaliation strikes after Indian army's artillery assault on April 17, that killed seven to ten soldiers. The Indian Army vow...More..

Ghuggi quits AAP after Mann made Punjab chief
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Ghuggi quits AAP after Mann made Punjab chief

He said the summary manner in which former State Convener Suchha Singh Chottepur had been thrown out of the party folowing an alleged sting operation had also been exposed with Ghuggi disclosing that he had not...More..

143rd Running Of The Kentucky Derby
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

143rd Running Of The Kentucky Derby

While Always Dreaming was Pletcher's second victor out of the 48 horses he's run in the Kentucky Derby, the trainer has entered only eight horses in the Preakness, and none won. Pletcher is 1 for 45 in the De...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Netanyahu Tosses Hamas Policy Paper on Israel Into trash can

In February 2007, Haniya and other Hamas leaders signed a historic reconciliation agreement with the Fatah Party. Just last March, Israel authorities arrested Muhammad Murtaja, the Gaza branch head of the...More..

Will renew Delhi politics with positivity: Delhi BJP chief
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Will renew Delhi politics with positivity: Delhi BJP chief

After the MCD elections, BJP and AAP would confront each other in the 2019 General Elections and the state polls in Delhi just a year later. BJP president Amit Shah termed the party's resounding win in the civi...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Trump delays decision on Paris climate pact

In 2015, investments in renewable energy - about $350 billion (£ 271 billion) - outpaced new investments in the oil and gas sector for the first time ever. The Trump administration has yet to decide whether i...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Ann Coulter Says UC Berkeley Canceled Speech; University Denies Claim

Conservative pundit Ann Coulter has become the face of free speech this month and today she may push her First Amendment rights and "swing by to say hello" to supporters at the University of California Berk...More..

Jakarta's Christian governor found guilty of blasphemy
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Jakarta's Christian governor found guilty of blasphemy

However, the North Jakarta District Court convicted Ahok of blasphemy under Article 156 (a) of the Criminal Code and sentenced him to two years' imprisonment. According to Reuters , Purnama is appealing the...More..

Key moments that led up to FBI Director Comey's firing
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Key moments that led up to FBI Director Comey's firing

President Trump acted based on the clear recommendations of both Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Sessions had recused himself from involvement in the Russian Federati...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Judges Question Religious 'Neutrality' of Trump's Revised Travel Ban

When Trump signed a 27 January executive order banning the entry of citizens from Yemen, Somalia, Iran, Iraq, Syria, Sudan and Libya, including permanent U.S. Jadwat also argued that such a multi-country trav...More..

Trump fires FBI Director James Comey
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trump fires FBI Director James Comey

Republican Sen. John McCain of Arizona said Congress must form a special committee to investigate Russia's interference in the election. He spoke at length at that hearing about Huma Abedin, a top Clinton aid...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

American journalist asked to leave 'Kushner family event' in China

Supporters, who point to the billions of dollars invested in American businesses through the EB-5 program, consider it an essential connection to capital for USA businesses. The company did not respond to a q...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Thousands demonstrate against new French president Macron

Macron defeated far-right leader Marine Le Pen handily in Sunday's presidential vote, and now must pull together a majority for his year-old political movement by mid-June legislative elections. "The Prime Mini...More..

12, including 5 ROK kids, killed in China traffic accident
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

12, including 5 ROK kids, killed in China traffic accident

The children were aged four and seven and lived in the city of Weihai in Shandong province where the accident happened, local media reports. The Weihai city government said the children attended a local Kor...More..

Appeals court hears testimony on Trump travel ban
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Appeals court hears testimony on Trump travel ban

The pointed questioning came during an appeals court hearing about an executive order Trump issued in March that attempted to halt new visas from six-Muslim majority countries and suspend refugee resettlement i...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Always Dreaming wins the 143rd Kentucky Derby

Thunder Snow qualified by winning the UAE Derby in Dubai. A post-race examination found no injury. The Florida Derby victor and Kentucky Derby favorite raced right behind the early speed, shifted out entering...More..

FTSE 100 jumps as markets welcome French vote
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

FTSE 100 jumps as markets welcome French vote

Le Pen wants to pull France out of the European Union, which Macron wants to strengthen. Both center-right and center-left fell in behind Macron, whose optimistic vision of a tolerant France and a united Eu...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Venezuela's Maduro calls for new constitution as protests rage

The president of the opposition-controlled National Assembly, Julio Borges, called a constitutional assembly a "giant fraud" by Maduro and his allies created to keep them in power. Almagro has also been chided ...More..

Bernie Sanders Mocks Donald Trump Over Health Care Gaffe
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Bernie Sanders Mocks Donald Trump Over Health Care Gaffe

The first 100 days since the January 20 inauguration of the businessman-turned-politician brought rollbacks of environmental regulations and crackdowns on immigrants, none of which play well in the liberal Nort...More..

Pentagon: IS in Afghanistan leader killed in April raid
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Pentagon: IS in Afghanistan leader killed in April raid

It said the radio station had been illegally broadcasting IS messages across the eastern province and was therefore a threat to the people and the government. The anti-government armed militant groups including...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trump's comments on Muslims could haunt him in appeals court

Chuang blocked part of Trump's March 6 executive order that prohibited new visas to enter the United States for citizens of Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen for three months. Judge Henry Floyd, an...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Journalist asked to leave 'Kushner family event' in China

To the contrary. The ad was for an event at a Ritz-Carlton hotel in Beijing - held by the family of Jared Kushner, senior adviser to President Donald Trump. Meyer noted that if investors put at least $500,000 i...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Palestinians 'ready to engage in dialogue with Israel'

The PA leader also stated he anticipated a meeting with Trump during the USA president's first foreign trip overseas, saying, "We are looking forward to [Trump's] visit soon to Bethlehem". Abbas was speaking af...More..

Missouri's Blunt: Proposed GOP healthcare plan not dead on arrival
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Missouri's Blunt: Proposed GOP healthcare plan not dead on arrival

Asked by the Fox hosts whether the bill would be complete by the fall, Ryan responded affirmatively but cautioned that it could take a few years to implement the legislation. Ryan acknowledged the Senate is li...More..