World


Russian Federation warns of possible airstrikes on Syrian Russian Federation warns of possible airstrikes on Syrian "moderate opposition groups"
- September 25, 2016

The United States warned Russian Federation on Friday that potential military cooperation envisioned by a cease-fire deal in Syria will not happen unless humanitarian aid begins to flow into Aleppo and other besieged communities. De Mistura said Assad's lack of authorization has even disappointed Russian Federation, the Assad regime's ally in the civil war. In a separate development, air strikes on Friday reportedly killed 23 civilians and wounded 20 others near Deir Az Zor, an eastern ... (more...)
Uri attack could be 'reaction' to situation in Kashmir: Nawaz Sharif Uri attack could be 'reaction' to situation in Kashmir: Nawaz Sharif
- September 25, 2016

Pakistan's defense minister has accused India of staging the Uri attack to draw global attention away from its brutal Kashmir summer, and several prominent Indians have called for hurling nukes at Pakistan. "We will defeat terrorism", Modi said. "I want to tell people of Pakistan that your leaders are misleading you by talking on Kashmir". Earlier this week, India summoned Pakistan's High Commissioner Abdul Basit and presented to him, evidence of Pakistan's role in the Uri attack as well ... (more...)
Shelling reported in Syria as Aleppo aid is held on standby Shelling reported in Syria as Aleppo aid is held on standby
- September 25, 2016

A main opposition group, the Syrian National Coalition, said it rejects the presence of a "Russian occupation" force on the road and that United Nations peacekeepers should run the operation. Russian Federation and American officials have said the agreement is meant to set the stage for peace talks to resolve the Syrian war, now in its sixth year. (more...)
India Inks Deal with France for Rafale Fighter Jets
- September 25, 2016

The deal will be done with France and will cover a supply of 36 Rafale fighter jets to India. India and France signed the Euro 7.87-billion (Rs 59,000 crore approx) deal for 36 Rafale fighter jets, equipped with latest missiles and weapon system besides multiple India- specific modifications. (more...)
Shooting of Keith Scott
- September 25, 2016

Both videos show Scott moving at a measured pace with his hands at his sides. Before releasing the footage, Chief Kerr Putney said at a news conference that he received assurances from the State Bureau of Investigation that letting the public see the video would not impact the state's independent probe of the shooting. (more...)
Karnataka defers release of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu till September 23
- September 25, 2016

While the JD (S), especially Siddaramaiah's one-time mentor HD Deve Gowda and KS Puttannaiah of the KRRS attended the meeting, the BJP chose to boycott the all-party meeting. The SC asked Additional Solicitor General Pinky Anand to issue a notification constituting the Cauvery Water Management Board (CWMB) within four weeks. (more...)
Father murders four children in Dearborn Heights
- September 25, 2016

Multiple investigators could be seen removing several items from the home Wednesday. Seventeen-year-old Kara Allen and 19-year-old Chadney Allen were found dead with gunshot wounds. Friends and strangers focused on 39-year-old Faith Green , now dealing with unbelievable tragedy. She filed for divorce again last month. “To try to predict what someone is going to do eight years after theyve been released from prison. (more...)
Obama says USA prepared to lift Myanmar sanctions
- September 25, 2016

President Obama has announced that the U.S.is ready to lift economic sanctions against Myanmar in light of political reforms in the Southeast Asian nation. Some major United States brands have already jumped into the frontier economy, but many have stayed away saying the sanctions make investment too expensive and risky. (more...)
Syrian official promises Aleppo ground offensive
- September 25, 2016

On Friday, The Associated Press reported that at least two civil defense centers were targeted in a renewed bombing campaign just days after a ceasefire backed by the USA and Russian Federation unraveled. The camp has a strategic importance as it overlooks several rebel-held areas in eastern Aleppo, which has become under tight government siege after the Syrian army captured Castello. (more...)
Obama: African-American museum helps tell fuller story of America
- September 25, 2016

Martin Luther King Jr. Concerts Saturday and Sunday will feature performances from Living Colour, Public Enemy, The Roots and Meshell Ndegeocello. Obama described the museum as a place where American history might be reframed and put into context, telling the story of "the president, but also the slave, the industrialist, but also the porter, the keeper of the status quo, but also the optimist seeking to overthrow that status quo, the teacher or the cook alongside the statesman". (more...)
Netanyahu Convenes Special Meeting With African Leaders Netanyahu Convenes Special Meeting With African Leaders
- September 25, 2016

General Assembly. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday lambasted the United Nations while stressing that the bond between Israel and US remains unbreakable. "The road to peace runs through Jerusalem and Ramallah, not NY". "Yep, you guessed it, Israel", Netanyahu said. At the same time, he praised the nuclear deal reached with the United States and five other powers previous year as a "win-win approach" for both sides. (more...)
Funeral begins for unarmed man shot by Tulsa police officer
- September 25, 2016

Shelby did not activate her dashboard camera when she first came across Crutcher and his SUV. Based on what's been made public thus far, some legal experts say prosecutors may have the tougher task of proving the officer's guilt beyond a reasonable doubt at a trial. (more...)
Detroit's Levy out against Packers; Lions sign Gooden
- September 25, 2016

Making his rookie numbers even more impressive was the fact that he only started nine games. During the week a number of Lions missed practice at least once, but many who were injured against the Titans managed to get at least some form of practice in. (more...)
Charlotte police release fatal shooting video Charlotte police release fatal shooting video
- September 25, 2016

CHARLOTTE , N.C. (AP) - Charlotte police released dramatic video Saturday that shows officers with guns drawn surrounding a black man with his hands at his side before shots are fired and he buckles and falls. Putney says that the officers confronted Scott while he was still in the SUV, identified themselves as police, and repeatedly told him to drop the weapon. (more...)
Bill Clinton says Trump stoking political 'road rage' among voters
- September 25, 2016

The wider organization has been under scrutiny since Hillary Clinton was revealed to have met Foundation donors while she was serving as secretary of state. She's been evaluated by Bardack several times since and her condition has continued to improve, according to the letter. The promise to carve it out of the foundation aims to quash concerns that donors might try to seek special access in a Clinton White House. (more...)
FBI searching for 2 men related to NY bombing investigation
- September 25, 2016

The FBI issued a poster Wednesday showing "two unidentified individuals" who investigators want to talk to. A New Jersey police officer injured in a shootout with the man suspected of setting off bombs in the New York City area is at a school to thank students for their well wishes. (more...)
Yahoo sued over 'state-sponsored' cyberattack that affected 500 million users
- September 25, 2016

Hackers managed to steal data from 500 million Yahoo email accounts and the tech giant is now under pressure to explain how the cyberattack happened. Yahoo has one billion users around the globe, who visit the website every month, and the extent of the 2014's attack is alarming. Michelle says Spark is now in the process of preparing to move all of its email system back home to New Zealand, with a number of customers already receiving requests to register on the company's website. (more...)
President to designate first marine monument off East Coast
- September 25, 2016

Last month, Obama expanded a massive reserve off the coast of Hawaii - the world's largest such protected area - as he works to cement his environmental legacy before his time in the White House ends in January. Fishermen worry that it will become harder to earn a living as a result of Obama's move. "We've been fishing out there for 35 years. It's a big blow to us", said Jon Williams, president of the Atlantic Red Crab Company in New Bedford, Massachusetts. (more...)
George Soros earmarks $500m for investments to help the refugee crisis George Soros earmarks $500m for investments to help the refugee crisis
- September 25, 2016

Leftist billionaire Geoge Soros is making waves once more, this time financing a global refugee scheme. That may prove hard as some countries already rejected an earlier draft that called on nations to resettle 10 per cent of the refugee population each year, and refugees are proving a deeply divisive issue in Europe and the United States, but at least the UN is trying. (more...)
Air raids pound Aleppo as Syria army begins assault Air raids pound Aleppo as Syria army begins assault
- September 25, 2016

Fighting has dramatically escalated over the last 48 hours in Syria's long-contested northern city of Aleppo , with heavy airstrikes by Syrian (and reportedly Russian) warplanes and battles along the outskirts of the half of the city under the control of the Nusra Front. (more...)

« previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494