Indian planes bomb Pakistan as Kashmir tensions escalate

Last week, cinemas in Lahore's cantonment areas had halted the screening of Indian films. Pakistan immediately downplayed the airstrikes, saying no infrastructure was hit. "There are no casualties, there is no damage on the ground because of the ... More..

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Trump demanded top-secret clearance for Kushner: NYT report
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Trump demanded top-secret clearance for Kushner: NYT report

White House adviser Jared Kushner in August 2018. Kelly, who was ousted from his White House role in December, detailed the order in a contemporaneous memo written in May of a year ago, as did the White Hou...More..

China factory activity at 3-year low, export orders sag
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

China factory activity at 3-year low, export orders sag

Lighthizer continued in a pragmatic manner, adding that even a strong and enforceable deal would require a rigorous follow-up, and said it was likely that new trade problems would emerge. More recently, Trump h...More..

Sanders demanded private jets while campaigning with Clinton: staffer
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Sanders demanded private jets while campaigning with Clinton: staffer

After Sanders endorsed Clinton and agreed to campaign for her, it quickly became clear that Sanders liked to fly in style, the website reported, citing six ex-Clinton staffers and another source. Sanders said ...More..

Jordan condoles Egypt over victims of station fire
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Jordan condoles Egypt over victims of station fire

At least 47 people were also injured in the accident. The train accident in Cairo's Ramses Station on Wednesday is just the latest in a long list of major railway disasters in Egypt that have caused hundred...More..

IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan returns home to a hero’s welcome
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan returns home to a hero’s welcome

India had issued a strongly-worded demarche to Pakistan objecting to the "vulgar display" of the injured pilot and had demanded his immediate and safe return. The disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir has been ...More..

Young Republicans Have Mixed Feelings About Cohen's Testimony (HBO)
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Young Republicans Have Mixed Feelings About Cohen's Testimony (HBO)

He also produced copies of checks the president and his family wrote to him after Trump took office - checks that Cohen said were reimbursements for the $130,000 he paid adult-film actress Stormy Daniels...More..

by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Pakistan hands over captured pilot Abhinandan Varthaman to India

Wing Commander Abhinandan's parents have started to Delhi , to receive the fighter pilot who is getting released after being held captive by the Pakistan army. The agency issued a statement on Friday saying ...More..

Russian cargo ship crashes into South Korean bridge, captain drunk
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Russian cargo ship crashes into South Korean bridge, captain drunk

Fortunately, no injuries were reported when the nearly 5443-tonne Seagrand ship crashed into the side of the Gwangan Bridge. Video footage of the crash shows the surreal moment the massive ship inches its way...More..

Little girl bravely battling brain tumor asks for loving letters from dogs
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Little girl bravely battling brain tumor asks for loving letters from dogs

A CT scan revealed a rare and terminal brain tumor called DIPG was causing spinal fluid to pool above Emma's brain. She has had a second surgery now and is preparing for 6 weeks of daily radiation therapy. Wo...More..

Michael Cohen to call Donald Trump a cheat, conman and racist
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Michael Cohen to call Donald Trump a cheat, conman and racist

Cohen, who previously pleaded guilty to lying to Congress, told the House Oversight Committee that he continued to work for Trump despite a history of racist comments. "Trump's presidency and entire career has ...More..

Goldman Sachs predicts Brexit delay as no-deal risk cut to 10%
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Goldman Sachs predicts Brexit delay as no-deal risk cut to 10%

This follows the tumultuous events in Westminster yesterday when MPs voted on amendments to the Brexit deal. But she told LBC why she would now be happy with a no-deal Brexit . Governments in European Union ...More..

Masood Azhar is in Pakistan, Qureshi admits
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Masood Azhar is in Pakistan, Qureshi admits

Pakistan also arrested an Indian Air Force pilot. Modi is expected to benefit from the nationalist pride unleashed by his government's announcement on Tuesday that Indian warplanes had destroyed a major trai...More..

Trump Ordered Top-Secret Clearance For Kushner Despite Others' Concerns
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Trump Ordered Top-Secret Clearance For Kushner Despite Others' Concerns

Then-White House Counsel "had recommended that" Kushner "not be given a top-secret clearance". In February 2018, The Washington Post reported that officials in Israel, the United Arab Emirates, China, and...More..

Bring on that second Brexit vote
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Bring on that second Brexit vote

He continued: "I now believe we have to do this". The Labour Party's motion for the United Kingdom to remain part of an EU customs union was defeated by 323 votes to 240 during the session on Wednesday, leadi...More..

United Nations says Israel's killings at Gaza protests may amount to war crimes
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

United Nations says Israel's killings at Gaza protests may amount to war crimes

Israel's Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz also rejected and condemned the report in a statement that read in part, "The Human Rights Council's Theatre of the Absurd has once again produced a report that i...More..

US offers $1 million reward to find Osama bin Laden son
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

US offers $1 million reward to find Osama bin Laden son

USA special forces killed Osama Bin Laden in Pakistan in 2011. "The US has declared Hamza Bin Laden as a global terrorist" added Evanoff. Like this story? Share it with a friend! In 2011 U.S. Al-Qaida was...More..

'Miracle' moment pastor Alph Lukau 'resurrects man from the dead'
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

'Miracle' moment pastor Alph Lukau 'resurrects man from the dead'

Infamous Pastor Paseka "Mboro" Motsoeneng said any religious leaders extorting money and misleading Christians must explain themselves or face criminal charges. He says Lukau must abandon such devious ways and ...More..

by | Friday, March 01, 2019

UK Parliament backs May's new plan that could delay Brexit

She seems to have postponed a moment of reckoning in the deeply divided legislature by promising lawmakers they would be given the chance next month to vote against a no-deal Brexit and delay Britain's exit d...More..

Trump abruptly leaves Kim Jong Un summit without a deal
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Trump abruptly leaves Kim Jong Un summit without a deal

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told the news conference, referring to Kim. In April 2018, Trump reportedly grew agitated when he saw Haley discuss new sanctions on Russian Federation in an interview. "Sometim...More..

Pakistan to release captured Indian pilot as 'peace gesture'
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Pakistan to release captured Indian pilot as 'peace gesture'

Modi himself held a teleconference rally Thursday ahead of national elections, warning that "India's enemies are conspiring to create instability in the country through terror attacks". Pakistani Kashmiri resid...More..

Vatican Cleric, Guilty Of Sexually Abusing Boys, Removed From Top Post
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Vatican Cleric, Guilty Of Sexually Abusing Boys, Removed From Top Post

Pell makes his way through media as he arrives at court in Melbourne today for a sentence plea hearing. Pell had been granted bail following the December verdict because he required knee surgery, ABC News ...More..

Indian air force plane crashes in Kashmir - Indian police official
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Indian air force plane crashes in Kashmir - Indian police official

Elaborating on China's stand Wang said "on the recent developments between India and Pakistan, China appreciates the statements from Indian and Pakistani friends saying that they will exercise and avoid escal...More..

A ‘pilot’ project has just got over, says PM Modi
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

A ‘pilot’ project has just got over, says PM Modi

The Prime Minister had a video interaction with party workers today that was billed by the BJP as the biggest ever. In the wee hours of February 26, Indian aircraft intruded the LoC near Muzaffarabad sector, ...More..

Israel’s attorney general intends to indict Netanyahu
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Israel’s attorney general intends to indict Netanyahu

Netanyahu will also be indicted for breach of trust in Case 1000 for receiving illicit gifts, and with fraud and breach of trust in Case 2000, in which Netanyahu is suspected of striking a deal with media mogul...More..

UN conference on Yemen pledged $2.6 billion
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

UN conference on Yemen pledged $2.6 billion

A spokesman for the UN's World Food Programme told AFP that it was an evaluation mission that had reached the warehouse near the western port city of Hodeida. Canada's new financial commitment is in response ...More..

Rep. Tlaib: Feels Meadow's 'Act' During Cohen Hearing 'Racist'
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Rep. Tlaib: Feels Meadow's 'Act' During Cohen Hearing 'Racist'

According to prepared remarks for the hearing, Cohen will provide the committee with a copy of a check Trump allegedly wrote from his personal bank account after he became president to reimburse Cohen for hus...More..

81-year-old man wearing 'MAGA' hat assaulted in New Jersey ShopRite
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

81-year-old man wearing 'MAGA' hat assaulted in New Jersey ShopRite

In a video of the incident Turner posted on Facebook, Santos is seen knocking the hat off of Turner's head and pushing his head down. "This is the problem", the man, who has since been identified as Bryton...More..

Israeli forces detain 7 Palestinians in West Bank
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Israeli forces detain 7 Palestinians in West Bank

Trump's senior advisor and son-in-law, who is now touring the Middle East together with the White House Middle East Envoy Jason Greenblatt and the State Department's Envoy on Iran Brian Hook, underscored ...More..

Social media experts warn parents of popular ‘TikTok’ app
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Social media experts warn parents of popular ‘TikTok’ app

Musical.ly debuted in 2014 and, along with its successor TikTok , has been downloaded more than 200 million times. After running into trouble in the United States over the "child privacy" case, TikTok has ...More..

UK Lawmakers Back Theresa May's New Brexit Strategy Amid EU Warnings
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

UK Lawmakers Back Theresa May's New Brexit Strategy Amid EU Warnings

Prime Minister Theresa May won a two week reprieve on Wednesday from British lawmakers, who postponed a threatened rebellion aimed at blocking a no-deal Brexit after she agreed to a possible delay to Britain'...More..

Bolton: Much to Discuss with N. Korea over the Next 2 Days
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Bolton: Much to Discuss with N. Korea over the Next 2 Days

The summit itself is shrouded in secrecy and there was still no official word even on the venue when Trump touched down in Air Force One late Tuesday. And Trump has invested himself personally in the relationsh...More..

McConnell Plans to Hold Vote on Green New Deal Before August Recess
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

McConnell Plans to Hold Vote on Green New Deal Before August Recess

He referenced a study released Monday that estimated the Green New Deal would cost between $51 trillion and $93 trillion over 10 years. Ocasio-Cortez and Massachusetts Democrat Senator Ed Markey introduc...More..

Russia Accuses US of Preparing to Invade Venezuela
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Russia Accuses US of Preparing to Invade Venezuela

The deep constitutional crisis in Venezuela reached its pinnacle last month when opposition leader Juan Guaido proclaimed himself interim president, calling for Maduro's resignation and fresh elections. "The ...More..

Train station fire kills at least 20, injures dozens in Cairo
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Train station fire kills at least 20, injures dozens in Cairo

Egyptian state TV confirmed the figures. Egypt's railway authority has halted all arrivals into the station until further notice. Online videos of the incident showed people trying to flee the flames as the e...More..