Al-Quds to remain Palestine's capital: Rouhani

The organization was founded in 1969 and has 55 member states. Al-Heydari referred to developments in various parts of Islamic World, including Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Iran, Palestine, Yemen, Bahrain, Nigeria and Afghanistan, and said that there is a... More..

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Judge lambasts Zuma, orders him to pay costs of state capture report
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Judge lambasts Zuma, orders him to pay costs of state capture report

The EFF welcomes the outcomes of the Gauteng North High Court which ruled that it must be the Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng, as opposed to Zuma, who must appoint the Judge in the State of Capture Judicial Com...More..

Aadhaar made mandatory for AMC clients from January 2018
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Aadhaar made mandatory for AMC clients from January 2018

The approaching deadline has brought numerous reports of banks and telephone companies showering people with reminders, fanning the fears of many that the authorities may freeze their accounts. The government h...More..

Windshield from U.S. copter falls on Okinawa school's ground
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Windshield from U.S. copter falls on Okinawa school's ground

One boy has minor injuries from particles that have leapt from the ground. Its planned relocation, pushed by the Japanese and US governments, has been delayed for more than 20 years because many residents want ...More..

Honour killing: Dad among 6 awarded death sentence for murdering Dalit youth
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Honour killing: Dad among 6 awarded death sentence for murdering Dalit youth

Visuals captured by a CCTV camera near the spot show that three men on a bike attacked the couple from behind with sickles. On March 13, 2016, 22-year-old V Shankar was murdered by a gang sent by his wife Ka...More..

Wrap up warm, snow-ice AND wind weather warnings have been issued
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Wrap up warm, snow-ice AND wind weather warnings have been issued

This is valid from Noon on Wednesday, December 13 to 10 pm Thursday, December 14. The nation forecaster also updated a separate weather warning at 9am this morning. Windy tonight, with strong and gusty wester...More..

Top UN officials warn that N.Korea sanctions harming aid delivery
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Top UN officials warn that N.Korea sanctions harming aid delivery

Mr. RI Yong Ho, Minister for Foreign Affairs, and H.E. Mr. PAK Myong Guk, Vice Minister for Foreign Affairs, of the DPRK . The DPRK side agreed that the current situation on the Korean Peninsula is the most ...More..

Quantum of Punishment in Jisha Rape-Murder Case to be Pronounced Today
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Quantum of Punishment in Jisha Rape-Murder Case to be Pronounced Today

The court had on December 6 completed the hearing in the case and posted it for for pronouncement of judgement on Tuesday. The court dismissed the charge of alleged destruction of evidence and also quashed th...More..

Supreme Court raps government on fugitives evading law
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Supreme Court raps government on fugitives evading law

In a decision that marks a significant step towards an accountable, cleaner polity, the government on Tuesday informed the Supreme Court that it has chose to set up 12 special courts in various parts of the cou...More..

55 injured in 6.1-magnitude quake in Kerman, Iran
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

55 injured in 6.1-magnitude quake in Kerman, Iran

During the night, early on December 13, a stronger quake of magnitude 6.0 struck the same area, the survey said. A 6.1-magnitude natural disaster has hit eastern Iran on Wednesday, the European Mediterranea...More..

US's Jerusalem decision 'null and void', says Erdogan
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

US's Jerusalem decision 'null and void', says Erdogan

Muslim worshipers listen to a speaker in front of the White House for the Friday prayer on December 8, 2017 in Washington, DC to protest US President Donald Trump's declaration of Jerusalem as Israel's capital....More..

3 soldiers missing in avalanche in Jammu and Kashmir; heres what happened
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

3 soldiers missing in avalanche in Jammu and Kashmir; heres what happened

The second incident occurred in Naugam sector along the LoC when two soldiers fell down a slope. The two others were from Nowgam sector of Kupwara district. Hussain also directed the Sub-Divisional Magistrate o...More..

THAAD Row Looms Over Korea-China Summit
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

THAAD Row Looms Over Korea-China Summit

South Korean companies are increasing their investments in China at a time when the two economic powers are moving to fix their relationship that was damaged by the deployment of a USA missile defense system ...More..

Russian Federation temporarily shuts, evacuates Yemen embassy
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Russian Federation temporarily shuts, evacuates Yemen embassy

The decision to temporarily close the embassy, located in the rebel-held capital Sanaa, was attributed to thedeteriorating security situation in the country. The United Nations has warned that more than 8 milli...More..

First Asian American mayor of San Francisco Ed Lee dies aged 65
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

First Asian American mayor of San Francisco Ed Lee dies aged 65

Lee was city administrator when the San Francisco Board of Supervisors appointed him to mayoral vacancy in January 2011. Wiener says Lee has not been given enough credit for his work on affordable housing, ...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Peter Strzok's texts with Lisa Page disparage Trump throughout campaign
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Peter Strzok's texts with Lisa Page disparage Trump throughout campaign

It has also been revealed that Andrew Weissmann, a Justice Department prosecutor brought onto Mueller's team, attended Hillary Clinton's election night party past year. In November , the WashPost reported...More..

United States army deserter who spent decades in N. Korea dies at 77
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

United States army deserter who spent decades in N. Korea dies at 77

Instead they were held in captivity by North Korea and subjected to brutal treatment. Another American soldier who defected to North Korea died late previous year, but in Pyongyang. "If there's a God in the...More..

GOP campaign chairman: I hope Doug Jones will vote with Republicans
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

GOP campaign chairman: I hope Doug Jones will vote with Republicans

Republicans on Capitol Hill have expressed hopes of scheduling a vote on their tax legislation before Jones is sworn in, but lawmakers are still struggling to devise a compromise bill to bridge the divide betwe...More..

United States willing to begin direct talks with North Korea without preconditions: Tillerson
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

United States willing to begin direct talks with North Korea without preconditions: Tillerson

Eastern Seaboard — a milestone in its decades-long drive to pose an atomic threat to its American adversary that Trump has vowed to prevent, using military force if necessary. During a question and answer sessi...More..

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 back panel leaks
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 back panel leaks

The Mi Mix 2 took the bezel-less frame to the next level which challenged industry leaders like iPhone X and Samsung Galaxy Note 8. Barely two months later, reports revealing the rear panel of the alleged Xi...More..

Winter weather advisory issued for Wednesday in central Wisconsin
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Winter weather advisory issued for Wednesday in central Wisconsin

Areas east and then southeast of Lake Ontario will be line for the steadiest and heaviest lake snow tonight and Wednesday. Most of that snow will accumulate Tuesday night. Friday: Mostly cloudy with chance of s...More..

Somalia: Farmajo arrives in Turkey for OIC summit on Jerusalem
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Somalia: Farmajo arrives in Turkey for OIC summit on Jerusalem

Founded in 1969, the OIC comprises 57 member states representing over 1.6 billion Muslim. Meanwhile, the Palestinians want to make the eastern part the capital city of their own state. Commenting on Trump's c...More..

Keep tax reform simple, focused on middle class
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Keep tax reform simple, focused on middle class

Lawmakers finally settled on a compromise in both bills — full repeal of the state and local deductions for income and sales taxes, but homeowners would be able to deduct up to $10,000 in local property taxes. ...More..

1 killed, 21 injured in gas explosion in Austria
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

1 killed, 21 injured in gas explosion in Austria

The gas plant, belonging to the Austrian global oil and gas company OMV, erupted in flames at around 9 a.m.in the municipality of Baumgarten an der March, located 40 km to the east of Vienna, Efe news reported...More..

Hanukkah: The Festival of Lights and Religious Freedom
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Hanukkah: The Festival of Lights and Religious Freedom

The lighting ceremony begins at 5 p.m., with remarks by rabbis, music, live entertainment, latkes - traditional potato pancakes - and more in the central promenade next to the ice rink. "And, of course, we'll...More..

Sarah Sanders Is 'Helping Damage This Republic — MSNBC's Mika Brzezinski
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Sarah Sanders Is 'Helping Damage This Republic — MSNBC's Mika Brzezinski

Acosta attempted to ask the question he originally wanted to ask, but Sanders refused to take it, saying Acosta had already used his question on another subject. "Another false story, this time in the Failing @...More..

A&M defensive starter Zaycoven Henderson arrested for aggravated assault
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

A&M defensive starter Zaycoven Henderson arrested for aggravated assault

Henderson has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, tampering with evidence, and possession of marijuana, while Florez Jr.is charged with possession of marijuana. He made all-district his s...More..

NFL Network suspends Marshall Faulk, others over sexual harassment allegations
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

NFL Network suspends Marshall Faulk, others over sexual harassment allegations

The allegations came in an amended complaint that is part of a civil lawsuit originally filed in Los Angeles Superior Court by Jami Cantor in October. The NFL Network announced Monday night that it has suspen...More..

Marvel's Jessica Jones Season 2 Gets A Premiere Date And Previews
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Marvel's Jessica Jones Season 2 Gets A Premiere Date And Previews

Netflix has announced that the second season of Marvel's Jessica Jones will premiere on the streaming service on March 8, 2018. Here's every little detail we picked up from the new Jessica Jones Season 2...More..

Kyiv court turns down prosecutor's motion to place Saakashvili under house arrest
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Kyiv court turns down prosecutor's motion to place Saakashvili under house arrest

Saakashvili's wife, Sandra Elisabeth Roelofs, said Ukrainian authorities "crossed a red line" by arresting him. Supporters of jailed political activist Mikheil Saakashvili marched the the Ukrainian capital ...More..

Russia's Putin and Egypt's Sisi discuss Middle East tensions in Cairo
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Russia's Putin and Egypt's Sisi discuss Middle East tensions in Cairo

But ties suffered a blow in 2013, when the Obama administration criticized the military overthrow of Egypt's first freely elected leader amid mass protests against his rule. Moscow halted civilian air traffic t...More..

Runner That Helped Dallas Marathon Winner Speaks To KRLD
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Runner That Helped Dallas Marathon Winner Speaks To KRLD

Self, a 32-year-old New York City psychiatrist and Texas A&M alum, finished in 2 hours, 53 minutes and 57 seconds to capture the women's division. You can be training years for a marathon. "There are opportunit...More..

IDF Discovers and Demolishes Hamas Terror Tunnel
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

IDF Discovers and Demolishes Hamas Terror Tunnel

Also, last week Israel's Iron Dome Missile Defense System intercepted a rocket fired towards Israel from Gaza. Israel's military said it demolished a tunnel Sunday stretching from Gaza into its territory in a...More..