Indo-Pak ties at 'lowest point', but hopeful of Modi: Imran Khan

Chinese President Xi Jinping said here Thursday that Beijing is ready to join New Delhi in pushing forward a closer development partnership between the two sides. Even as India declared yet again that Pakistan had failed to create the right condi... More..

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Trump inadvertently reveals more of US-Mexico migrant deal
by | Friday, June 14, 2019

Trump inadvertently reveals more of US-Mexico migrant deal

Trump, however, refused to share the details, saying, "I'm going to let Mexico do the announcement at the right time ". Trump, speaking to the media before leaving for a trip to Iowa, didn't provide details ...More..

Boris Johnson tops first-round vote for British PM
by | Friday, June 14, 2019

Boris Johnson tops first-round vote for British PM

Two of the candidates who are struggling for support - Home Secretary Sajid Javid and Health Secretary Matt Hancock - met to discuss their options after Johnson took a huge lead in the race for the Conservat...More..

Russia, Turkey call ceasefire in Syria's Idlib province, Russian media says
by | Friday, June 14, 2019

Russia, Turkey call ceasefire in Syria's Idlib province, Russian media says

The Pentagon announced on Friday that if Turkey did not give up on the S-400 system by July 3, Ankara would be blocked from purchasing F-35 fighter jets and Turkish pilots now training in the U.S. Turkey plan...More..

Press Secretary Sarah Sanders leaving White House
by | Friday, June 14, 2019

Press Secretary Sarah Sanders leaving White House

A member of the 2016 Trump campaign, Sanders entered the White House as a Deputy Press Secretary before taking the job as Press Secretary in July 2017 after Sean Spicer resigned. Sanders, for her part, has ...More..

6 suspects arrested in David Ortiz shooting
by | Thursday, June 13, 2019

6 suspects arrested in David Ortiz shooting

While the alleged shooter and four other suspects have been detained, and the handgun used in the attack recovered, the critical question of a motive remained unanswered. Former Red Sox star David Ortiz is re...More..

Protests Over Memphis Man's Death Escalate; 24 Officers Wounded
by | Thursday, June 13, 2019

Protests Over Memphis Man's Death Escalate; 24 Officers Wounded

The Memphis Police Department said none of its officers were involved in the shooting. At least 25 officers were injured in the chaos. The suspect rammed into the marshals' vehicle and then displaye...More..

Russian journalist freed after worldwide outcry over drug charges
by | Thursday, June 13, 2019

Russian journalist freed after worldwide outcry over drug charges

In a surprising turnaround, Russia's police chief on Tuesday dropped all charges against a prominent investigative reporter whose detention sparked public outrage and promised to go after the police officer...More..

Julian Assange one step closer to being extradited to US
by | Thursday, June 13, 2019

Julian Assange one step closer to being extradited to US

If basic criteria are met, the home secretary must certify a valid extradition request from the United States before the courts make a decision on whether the person can be extradited. Sweden also seeks him f...More..

Vatican Issues Document During Pride Month Denying Concept Of Gender Identity
by | Thursday, June 13, 2019

Vatican Issues Document During Pride Month Denying Concept Of Gender Identity

The paper is meant to help Catholic school teachers counter ideas which "deny the natural difference between a man and a woman", and is subtitled "Towards a path of dialogue on the question of gender theory in ...More..

US Relationship With China Good, but Testy
by | Thursday, June 13, 2019

US Relationship With China Good, but Testy

In a tweet, Trump said on Friday that "The United States of America has reached a signed agreement with Mexico" in which Mexico "has agreed to take strong measures" against illegal immigration into the US. Si...More..

Palestinian security officer shot by Israeli gunfire in Nablus
by | Thursday, June 13, 2019

Palestinian security officer shot by Israeli gunfire in Nablus

In April, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced the decision to rename the small Jewish village of Kela Alon after the U.S. president, following the USA administration's recognition of Israeli s...More..

Trump to hold news conference with Polish president, watch live stream today
by | Thursday, June 13, 2019

Trump to hold news conference with Polish president, watch live stream today

Polish leaders had hoped to land a permanent US base in their country that they said could be called " Fort Trump ", but the agreement announced Wednesday fell short of that. While the press conference focused ...More..

Cyclone Vayu: 2.15 lakh people evacuated in Gujarat
by | Thursday, June 13, 2019

Cyclone Vayu: 2.15 lakh people evacuated in Gujarat

Officials said as many as 47 National Disaster Response Force and others had arrived in Gujarat. Air passengers to and from the megapolis had a tough time Wednesday as almost 400 flights were affected due t...More..

European Union warns United Kingdom must pay bill even in 'no deal' Brexit
by | Thursday, June 13, 2019

European Union warns United Kingdom must pay bill even in 'no deal' Brexit

MPs voted 309 to 298 against the measure which would have enabled politicians to size control of the House of Commons later this month. During a "One Nation" Conservative Party hustings in Parliament, lea...More..

by | Thursday, June 13, 2019

David Ortiz: Former Boston Red Sox star recovering from surgery after shooting

The Dominican newspaper Diario Libre reported on Wednesday that Mirabal Acosta has been connected with a gang of drug dealers and assassins in Santo Domingo Este. He was flown to Boston late Monday night an...More..

Pilot Killed In NYC Crash Was Respected Ex-Fire Chief From Area
by | Thursday, June 13, 2019

Pilot Killed In NYC Crash Was Respected Ex-Fire Chief From Area

A typical afternoon inside the offices of a Midtown Manhattan skyscraper suddenly turned to chaos Monday when a helicopter , just 11 minutes into its flight, crash-landed on the roof above. "Those who had be...More..

N. Korea sends flowers, condolence letter for late first lady's funeral
by | Wednesday, June 12, 2019

N. Korea sends flowers, condolence letter for late first lady's funeral

Their second summit in Vietnam in February broke down because of the distance between the two leaders' positions over the North Korean nuclear arsenal, but Trump stressed that it was not the end of negotiatio...More..

Trump's paper hints at deal to share burden on refugees with Mexico
by | Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Trump's paper hints at deal to share burden on refugees with Mexico

He continued to hammer the point that until recently there was no arrangement with Mexico. What has Mexico said about the deal? Migrants from Honduras cross the Rio Bravo river to enter illegally into the...More..

by | Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Turlock man among four Americans to die recently in Dominican Republic

Thousands of miles from home, Wallace became the first of four American tourists and one of two staying at the Hard Rock Hotel to die while vacationing at Dominican resorts and possibly partaking of minibar...More..

Mali attack: At least 95 killed, more missing
by | Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Mali attack: At least 95 killed, more missing

Violence between Fulani and rival communities has compounded an already dire security situation in Mali's semi-arid and desert regions, which are used as a base by groups with ties to Al Qaeda and Islamic Sta...More..

Abe heads to Tehran to try and ease Iran-U.S. tensions
by | Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Abe heads to Tehran to try and ease Iran-U.S. tensions

Saudi Arabia's civil aviation body told Reuters air traffic was now running normally at the airport. Malki described the incident as a terrorist attack on a civilian target that could be considered a war...More..

France gave Trump a 'friendship tree' - it died quickly
by | Wednesday, June 12, 2019

France gave Trump a 'friendship tree' - it died quickly

Just months after Macron's state visit and the tree planting, President Trump unleashed an angry Twitter jab at the French president. A sapling oak, which French President Emmanuel Macron brought to Ameri...More..

Shops reopen as Sudan generals, protesters agree to talk
by | Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Shops reopen as Sudan generals, protesters agree to talk

A doctors' association has said security forces killed about 100 people and injured about 500 others during a crackdown on a mass sit-in in Khartoum on June 3. The leader said the opposition Freedom and Change ...More..

David Ortiz’s Wife, Tiffany, Offers Encouraging Update On Red Sox Legend
by | Wednesday, June 12, 2019

David Ortiz’s Wife, Tiffany, Offers Encouraging Update On Red Sox Legend

She also expressed appreciation to Dr. Larry Ronan and his staff at Massachusetts General for caring for Ortiz. I love David Ortiz . We have offered David's family all available resources to aid in his recov...More..

Conservative leadership race begins as Theresa May formally quits
by | Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Conservative leadership race begins as Theresa May formally quits

March 12, 2019: Lawmakers reject deal again. Mrs May is stepping down amid a growing row with Chancellor Philip Hammond over her plans to leave with a series of big spending announcements, including a mult-ib...More..

David Ortiz's wife Tiffany issues statement updating Big Papi's health
by | Wednesday, June 12, 2019

David Ortiz's wife Tiffany issues statement updating Big Papi's health

Ortiz' wife, Tiffany, released a new statement this afternoon. "We ask for privacy as David works towards recovery". Ortiz, who retired after the 2016 season and lives at least part of the year in the Do...More..

Four bodies recovered as Budapest tourist boat is lifted out of Danube
by | Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Four bodies recovered as Budapest tourist boat is lifted out of Danube

Only seven people of the 35 people on board are known to have survived the accident, with the prospect of finding any more passengers alive seen as practically zero. The Mermaid was carrying mostly South Kore...More..

Several injured at Washington DC pride after gunshot fears spark panic
by | Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Several injured at Washington DC pride after gunshot fears spark panic

Officers arrested a second person - Melissa Duffy , 43, - who identified herself as Singh's "significant other" on a single charge of "Assault on A Police Officer-Simple Assault", Washington Blade news rep...More..

Mexico Deal Could be Nixed, Tariffs Reinstated, if Migration Doesn't Slow
by | Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Mexico Deal Could be Nixed, Tariffs Reinstated, if Migration Doesn't Slow

Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard, who led the Mexican negotiating team in marathon talks in Washington last week, said he had rebuffed the USA demand for such a measure, but agreed to revisit the matter in 45 ...More..

Iran Frees US Resident Held Since 2015 On Spying Charges
by | Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Iran Frees US Resident Held Since 2015 On Spying Charges

Iran has agreed to hand over a USA permanent resident imprisoned for years in Tehran to Lebanese officials, an Iranian judiciary official said Tuesday, providing the first official confirmation that Nizar Za...More..

Cyclone Vayu likely to make landfall in Gujarat coast on Thursday
by | Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Cyclone Vayu likely to make landfall in Gujarat coast on Thursday

According to the official statement, the cyclone is likely to cause heavy rainfall in the coastal districts of Gujarat and Storm surge of height of about 1.0- 1.5 m above the astronomical tides likely to inunda...More..

Italy shocks Australia with 95th-minute score
by | Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Italy shocks Australia with 95th-minute score

Kerr has scored 32 times at the global level, already tied for fourth all-time in Australian history, and the 25-year-old figures to smash Lisa De Vanna's record of 47 by the time she's through. Daniela Sabat...More..

Donald Trump, Mexico snipe over supposed side deal
by | Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Donald Trump, Mexico snipe over supposed side deal

Shortly afterward, the Trump administration raised tariffs to 25% on $200 billion of Chinese goods. "And I think he will go and I think we're scheduled to have a meeting ". "They are actually attacking our c...More..

Louie Gohmert Blasts CNN's John Dean, Mocks MSNBC's Joyce White Vance
by | Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Louie Gohmert Blasts CNN's John Dean, Mocks MSNBC's Joyce White Vance

Watch live in the player above. The House resolution being considered Tuesday would authorize lawsuits against Attorney General William Barr and former White House counsel Don McGahn for defying subpoenas...More..