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Syrian President holds meeting with Russian President

A posting on the Syrian presidency's Facebook page said the two leaders consulted on various issues of mutual interest and the latest political and military dev...


Palestine Solidarity Day Being Observed in Pakistan Today

The day is being marked as Israeli troops shot dead at least 61 Palestinian protesters on the Gaza border on Monday when United States embassy was being opened ...


Donald Trump defends 'animals' remark, says he'll always use it

Josh Marshall of Talking Points Memo argued that White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders "lied" about the MS-13 context, because "Trump clearly w...


European Union moves to block U.S. sanctions on Iran

In a clear response to the USA move, EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has announced that the bloc plans to apply a 1996 law that would prohibit Europ...


Eschew military drills with US, North tells South after cancelling Korean talks

Trying to address the North Korean concerns, the president said that if Kim were to agree to denuclearize, "he'll get protections that would be very strong". wh...


United States treasury secretary to lead trade talks with China

Trump said Sunday he and Chinese President Xi Jinping were exploring ways to get the company "back into business fast". Navarro also "blew up" at Treasu...


Explosion targeted California office

The officials were briefed on the investigation but not authorized to discuss the matter publicly and spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity. The Orange Co...


Malaysian Pro-Democracy Leader Released From Detention

His release comes just a day before the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan begins. Police officials couldn't be immediately reached for comment. Talib Ibrah...


Trump's Financial Disclosure Of 2017 Expenses Shows Previously Unreported Payment To Cohen

But Cohen has acknowledged paying Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, in a transaction meant to buy her silence about an alleged 2006 sexual encount...


BSF man, policeman killed in two separate J&K incidents

He was immediately evacuated to medical facilities but he couldn't be saved.Complete area has been cordoned off. "A BSF jawan was injured during ceasefire vio...


Across Israel, hundreds protest Gaza violence

Netanyahu had previously taken to Twitter to call Erdogan a " Hamas supporter" and said the Turkish leader should not try to " preach morality " to Israel ...


Children found at home in California were 'tortured for sadistic purposes'

It was reported that the children were being home-schooled. Following the sentence in the Turpin case, California authorities have identified yet another ex...


As Favorable Rating For CIA Goes Up, Support For Waterboarding Goes Down

So far, just two Democrats in the Senate have said they plan to vote in favor of Haspel. John McCain and Rand Paul have signaled they will buck President...


United Nations chief condemns 'appalling' terrorist attacks on churches in Indonesian port city

A witness described the woman's attack at the Diponegoro church, saying she was carrying two bags when she arrived. Image copyright Reuters Image caption Indo...


Dame Tessa Embraced Everyone After 7/7 Says Mother Of Victim

She suffered a haemorrhage on Friday and had been in a coma until her death on Saturday, a spokesman for the family said. "She was always polite and helpful a...


Britons kidnapped in DR Congo gorilla sanctuary released

Two British male tourists who were kidnapped in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) on Friday have been set free, Britain's foreign minister Boris Johnso...


Sri Lanka Welcomes Iranian Investment: President Sirisena

Iran's President Rouhani expects to retain nuclear agreement for the sake of diplomacy as a method of solving worldwide disputes. "If the remaining five count...


Defeated Malaysian Prime Minister Is Barred From Leaving Country

We have suffered for so many years. The new prime minister, Mahathir Mohamad , is no radical political outsider. Analysts had thought the National Front mi...


Iran Just Proved Trump Was Right

He expressed regret towards the U.S. president's decision, saying that Europeans chose to stay committed to the 2015 agreement. Iran has said it will still co...


Suspect Arrested In Shooting At Southern California High School

He was described as a 14-year-old of Hispanic descent. Harris said the firearm was recovered "a distance away in the desert". The rifle used at Highland Hi...


Russia: Pence urges Mueller to end investigation - 'Time to wrap it up'

Greg Pence beat out four primary candidates for the chance to run in the general election in November. The seat in Indiana's 6th district used to be occupied ...


Fake voter ID scam: Polling at Rajarajeshwari Nagar postponed to May 28

Karnataka's poll outcome is bound to have a profound impact on national politics ahead of the 2019 general elections. He is contesting from two constituencies ...


Trump's 2013 Tweet About Schneiderman Makes Sense Now

That same day, Federal Bureau of Investigation agents raided Cohen's home, office, and hotel room seeking records pertaining to a hush payment Cohen negotiated ...


Giuliani resigns from law firm amid legal work for Trump

In a statement, Giuliani said , it "is in everyone's best interest that I make it a permanent resignation" to focus on representing Trump in Mueller's inve...


Seven killed in mass shooting in Australia

Police are yet to confirm the identities of the deceased but it is believed the property belonged to Cynda and Peter Miles, whose daughter Katrina also lived...


United Nations chief "deeply concerned" by USA decision to exit Iran nuclear deal

Most recently, Macron led the charge by European leaders to try to convince his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump to stick with the deal curbing Iran's nuclear p...


UK Apologizes for 'Illegally' Returning Libyan Ex-Militant Leader to Tripoli

Belhaj and Boudchar were abducted and taken to a Tripoli prison under Muammar Gaddafi's regime. Boudchar was four-and-a-half months pregnant when she was ki...


Trump warns Iran against resuming nuclear programme

The head of the United Nations nuclear watchdog says that Iran is fulfilling its commitments under the nuclear deal with world powers. While US flag-burning...


Italy's Berlusconi gives green light to 5-Star/League government

They on Thursday asked Mattarella to give them until early next week. The March vote saw a center-right alliance, which includes Forza Italia and the League, ...


Sanders Goes Off Over Questions About Trump Threatening to Strip Press Credentials

Matt Drudge, who generally supports the President, is very much against the concept, but noted Democrats had floated a similar idea before Trump became Presid...


Man used white supremacist group to hire "hit man" for black neighbor

A SC man's plan to hire a white supremacist to kill his black neighbor was thwarted when he unintentionally solicited an undercover Federal Bureau of Investigat...


Trump Asked If He Deserves Nobel Prize

Mr. Trump and senior USA officials have suggested repeatedly that Washington's tough policy toward North Korea , along with pressure on its main trading partne...


Multiple Explosions Rock Kabul As Attackers Target Police Stations

Tala Barfaak district governor Ismail Barfaki told Tolo News channel that roads to the district were closed after the Taliban attacked different routes on Tuesd...


McConnell Campaign Trolls Blankenship With 'Narcos' Cocaine Meme

Joe Manchin III, D. Trump won West Virginia by about 42 percentage points in 2016. That's far ahead of Morrisey's $1.9 million. "West Virginia deserves bet...


Callahan mom, 2 kids die after auto hits alligator on I-95

Orangeburg County Chief Deputy Coroner Sean Fogle said 24-year-old Amber Stanley, her 4-year-old son Jack and 2-year-old daughter Autumn all died from burns aft...