Damascus warns Israel of 'surprises' in Syria

So far, other European countries have remained largely silent on the latest Israel-Iran-Syria military clash. But he also made clear that Iran must get the message its "era of immunity" is over. In the Israeli media, there have been talks of an i... More..

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Omarosa Is Right: Why President Pence Could Be More Terrifying Than Trump
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Omarosa Is Right: Why President Pence Could Be More Terrifying Than Trump

She revealed that she finds Vice President Mike Pence scary because "he thinks Jesus is telling him to say things". "The DACA piece came as a result of ( Trump ) wanting his wall", Manigault-Newman says. ...More..

Trump proposes dramatic changes to food stamp program
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Trump proposes dramatic changes to food stamp program

The America's Harvest Box Proposal would affect anyone receiving at least $90 in snap benefits each month, which is 81% percent of recipients in America. Meyer, who has studied food stamp policy for 20 ...More..

Obama's portrait artist painted black women decapitating white women
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Obama's portrait artist painted black women decapitating white women

They are stunning works unlike any other presidential portrait . The portrait gown wasn't the first time Smith had dressed Obama; Meredith Koop, the former first lady's stylist, had often reached out to M...More..

N. Korean High-level Delegation Returns Home after Olympic Tour
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

N. Korean High-level Delegation Returns Home after Olympic Tour

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence , who has returned to Washington after attending the opening of the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, said the United States, South Korea and Japan were in complete agreement on is...More..

Mohan Bhagwat's statement, disrespect to Constitution: Pinarayi
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Mohan Bhagwat's statement, disrespect to Constitution: Pinarayi

Terming RSS chief's remark an "insult to every Indian", Rahul Gandhi asked Bhagwat to apologise for "disrespecting" martyrs and Army. Bhagwat has said that the RSS could mobilize an army within three days ...More..

Donald Trump blocks launch of Democratic rebuttal to GOP probe memo
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Donald Trump blocks launch of Democratic rebuttal to GOP probe memo

Rep. Adam Schiff of California, the ranking Democrat on the House intelligence committee, has said he will be scrutinizing the process closely. Schiff, who has traded bitter Twitter messages with the presiden...More..

Indian PM Modi visits UAE to boost bilateral ties
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Indian PM Modi visits UAE to boost bilateral ties

The two countries signed four agreements worth 41 million US dollars in various sectors, including education, health, media and women economic empowerment. Prime Minister Modi is in Dubai for the third leg of h...More..

Trump says Democratic intelligence memo is 'very political' and needs redaction
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Trump says Democratic intelligence memo is 'very political' and needs redaction

Citing national security concerns, the White House notified the House Intelligence Committee on Friday that the president was "unable" to declassify the Democratic memo. Democrats charge that the Republican m...More..

'D-Day' for Jacob Zuma as Ramaphosa promises transition of power
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

'D-Day' for Jacob Zuma as Ramaphosa promises transition of power

Standing on the balcony of Cape Town's pillared City Hall, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa delivered what amounted to a state of the nation address of the kind that Zuma was unable to give as scheduled las...More..

Kim Jong Un invites South Korean president for summit
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Kim Jong Un invites South Korean president for summit

In the meeting, Kim Yo Jong reportedly handed Moon a letter from her brother, and asked the president to visit the North at the earliest possible date. Before departing for Pyeongchang , Abe said co-oper...More..

CDC influenza surveillance data confirms severity of flu season
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

CDC influenza surveillance data confirms severity of flu season

The number of people hospitalized for flu-like illnesses is the highest the CDC has seen since starting its current tracking system in 2010. Overall, a cumulative rate of 51.4 laboratory-confirmed, influenza-as...More..

Rep Maloney calls for full investigation of White House aide Rob Porter
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Rep Maloney calls for full investigation of White House aide Rob Porter

One of the U.S. president's closest aides, staff secretary Rob Porter , resigned on Wednesday after the publication of allegations that he had abused his two ex-wives. Meanwhile, U.S. Rep. Sean Patrick Malon...More..

Detroit Police Officer Shot, Suspect Barricaded
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Detroit Police Officer Shot, Suspect Barricaded

Nicole Kirkwood confirms that the two women died. Police say the suspect told them he was "not going down without a fight". The police officer's wounds are not life threatening, Detroit Police Assistant Chi...More..

Aldi replaces Waitrose as UK's favourite supermarket
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Aldi replaces Waitrose as UK's favourite supermarket

Tesco , Asda and Sainsbury's have all looked at the discount format in the past, with Sainsbury's operating a trial with Netto and Asda a value chain called Dale's, with none of these a success. The reports abo...More..

Heading home, Pence insists 'no daylight' on North Korea
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Heading home, Pence insists 'no daylight' on North Korea

Abe said he had confirmed with Moon the need to maintain strong pressure on North Korea to get it to abandon its nuclear and missile programmes, reiterating Tokyo's stance that "talk for the sake of talk is...More..

3 tourists have died in a helicopter crash in the Grand Canyon
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

3 tourists have died in a helicopter crash in the Grand Canyon

Bradley Sr. of the Hualapai reservation. Authorities released the names of the victims who survived the crash Sunday night. The hospitalized passengers were identified as Ellie Milward, 29, Jonathan Udall, 32...More..

Mehsud group chief Sajna killed in U.S. drone strike, TTP confirms
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Mehsud group chief Sajna killed in U.S. drone strike, TTP confirms

And data from The Bureau of Investigative Journalism has recorded 430 confirmed such aerial attacks which have resulted between 2,515 and 4,026 deaths while around 1,700 were reportedly injured. strike. Washi...More..

BJP Will From Next Government in Tripura, Says Amit Shah
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

BJP Will From Next Government in Tripura, Says Amit Shah

Shah also spelled out the various development schemes extended to the state by the BJP-led government at Centre and said that Rs 950 crore have been granted to the state since the NDA government came to power. ...More..

Conference on Iraq's reconstruction begins in Kuwait
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Conference on Iraq's reconstruction begins in Kuwait

Lise Grande, UN humanitarian co-ordinator for Iraq, said failure to help Iraq could lead to renewed instability. Qusai Abdelfattah, director general at the planning ministry, said $22 billion of those funds w...More..

Philippines Bars Citizens From Working in Kuwait, Citing Abuses
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Philippines Bars Citizens From Working in Kuwait, Citing Abuses

She said she has been applying for assistance from the Philippine Embassy in Kuwait since last year.A mother of five from Palawan, Montargo said she is happy that the government did not just help them to come h...More..

Number of arrested protesters over Operation Olive Branch reaches 666 in Turkey
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Number of arrested protesters over Operation Olive Branch reaches 666 in Turkey

Declaring bilateral ties at a "critical point", Cavusoglu said: "We will either fix the ties or they will break down completely". Cavusoglu said all the sensitive issues will be discussed in detail during U...More..

Trump To Reveal $1.5TN Plan
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Trump To Reveal $1.5TN Plan

The White House on Sunday evening revealed several parts of the budget that called for spending increases but didn't detail a single area it planned to propose cutting. The president's plan will call for the cr...More..

Saudi Scholar says Women Don't Necessarily Have to Wear Abayas
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Saudi Scholar says Women Don't Necessarily Have to Wear Abayas

Sheikh Abdullah al-Mutlaq, a member of the Council of Senior Scholars, said Muslim women should dress modestly, but abayas should not be a mandate. In the present times, the Saudi Arab women have started we...More..

Watch the amazing North Korean cheerleaders at work
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Watch the amazing North Korean cheerleaders at work

Kim Yo-jong and the North's honorary president, Kim Yong-nam, who officially led the delegation, were seen sitting next to the South Korean president on Sunday during the North Korean Samjiyon Orchestra's secon...More..

ANC mulling Zuma's future, likely to be asked to step down
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

ANC mulling Zuma's future, likely to be asked to step down

In a highly fluid and increasingly volatile situation, it appeared Zuma's days in power were down to a handful. Mr Zuma has dug in his heels, refusing to step down even when the top leadership of his party,...More..

Olympics Opening Ceremony sends 'powerful message of peace'
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Olympics Opening Ceremony sends 'powerful message of peace'

Tensions soared a year ago as the North staged a series of nuclear and missile tests in violation of United Nations resolutions, while leader Kim and US President Donald Trump traded colourful insults and t...More..

SpaceX launches most powerful Falcon Heavy rocket flying towards Mars
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

SpaceX launches most powerful Falcon Heavy rocket flying towards Mars

David Bowie's "Life on Mars " was playing in the background, obviously. Back in the 1960s and 1970s, the Soviet Union failed four times to launch its heavy N-1 rocket into space and eventually had to abandon...More..

by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Pence raises prospect of United States talks with North Korea

Kim Yo Jong delivered a letter from her brother during a meeting with Moon on Saturday. A visit by Moon to the North would enable the first summit between leaders from the two Koreas since 2007, and would mar...More..

Abbas In Moscow To Seek Support On Jerusalem, Peace Conference
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Abbas In Moscow To Seek Support On Jerusalem, Peace Conference

The 92-page document discusses the USA strategy for Israeli-Palestinian peace, which, according to the document, will be announced within two to three months. Israel staunchly opposes any worldwide framework fo...More..

GOP Lawmaker Devin Nunes Reportedly Made His Own Fake News Website
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

GOP Lawmaker Devin Nunes Reportedly Made His Own Fake News Website

All signs point to committee chairman Rep. Devin Nunes , CBS reports . Some Republican committee members were quick to declare that they knew nothing about the proposed wall. Both agencies are headed by Pre...More..

Oregon State hits 18 three-pointers to beat Washington women 95-57
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Oregon State hits 18 three-pointers to beat Washington women 95-57

The Washington Huskies have an identity that they may not like. The Beavers began the second half trailing behind with 13 points. Tinkle is approaching the milestone as well, which would make this the third tim...More..

DMK opposes Jayalalithaa's portrait in Tamil Nadu Assembly
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

DMK opposes Jayalalithaa's portrait in Tamil Nadu Assembly

Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami will preside over the function in the presence of Deputy CM O. Panneerselvam , said Assembly secretary K. Boopathy. "Jayalalithaa was cited as the Accused No 1 in the di...More..

Turkish soldiers killed, 11 injured in Afrin
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Turkish soldiers killed, 11 injured in Afrin

However, pro-Kurdish news sources said it was shot down in the village of Qude in Afrin's Rajo district. Gen. McMaster, who led the US delegation during the two-day diplomatic visit to Turkey, "discussed the ...More..

by | Monday, February 12, 2018

North Korea's Kim Jung Un invites South Korean president for summit

It was built in the 1960s under the government of late anti-communist dictator Park Chung-hee as a luxury facility for US troops stationed in South Korea. She is viewed as Kim Jong-un's trusted sibling, having ...More..