ISIS Militants Seize Damascus Neighborhood in Surprise Attack

Another 20 people were killed in separate government attacks on the Eastern Ghouta town of Douma. Hundreds of people have been killed there in recent weeks, and tens of thousands have fled. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan vowed to continue the off... More..

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BJP plans pro-backward campaign in Andhra Pradesh, focus on Kapu votes
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

BJP plans pro-backward campaign in Andhra Pradesh, focus on Kapu votes

We are asking special status for certain period only for the development of the state. Even when we were in National Front or United Front, our priority was the state's interest. Taking part in the discussion...More..

Heavy snow to continue through Wednesday
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Heavy snow to continue through Wednesday

A SSW event was largely responsible for the first Beast from the East, which brought in extreme cold weather at the end of February and beginning of March. With windchill making the freezing temperatures feel...More..

Mysterious 'sea creature' washes up on beach baffling locals
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Mysterious 'sea creature' washes up on beach baffling locals

Alternatively, the "creature" could also be a simple hoax. It doesn't help the speculation that there's already a local legend about the existence of "Altie" or "Altahamaha-ha" - Georgia's own version of th...More..

As Trump attacks Mueller and Federal Bureau of Investigation, critics warn about special counsel dismissal
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

As Trump attacks Mueller and Federal Bureau of Investigation, critics warn about special counsel dismissal

And he says Trump's recent tweets criticizing Mueller's team are part of his "well-established frustration for more than a year this has been going on". "It is part of this administration's ongoing war with ...More..

Ukrainian pilot blamed for MH17 crash, kills himself
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Ukrainian pilot blamed for MH17 crash, kills himself

Speaking to Sputnik News about the fighter pilot's suspected suicide, Ukrainian politics expert Bogdan Bezpalko said that keeping Ukraine's version aside, "one cannot help but think that the other side may ha...More..

Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Says Fox News Hasn't Requested An Interview With Him
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Says Fox News Hasn't Requested An Interview With Him

As Avenatti appeared with CNN's Chris Cuomo, after the MSNBC hit on Friday, social media swelled with guesswork regarding who he was referring to when he intimated that Clifford had been physically threatene...More..

President Trump Must Face Accusations of 'Apprentice' Contestant
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

President Trump Must Face Accusations of 'Apprentice' Contestant

During his campaign, Trump repeatedly said at rallies and on Twitter that all accusations made by women after the "Access Hollywood" recording became public were "lies". Zervos' lawyer Mariann Meier Wang welc...More..

Trump congratulates Putin on reelection, intl issues discussed in phone call
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Trump congratulates Putin on reelection, intl issues discussed in phone call

On a state television talk show on Sunday evening, Zhirinovsky said that because voters seem uninterested in electing a different leader, "we should get rid of elections". "But if a Russian leader is heavily cr...More..

Hawk aircraft crashes at Wales RAF base
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Hawk aircraft crashes at Wales RAF base

It followed an incident at RAF Valley this afternoon. The RAF is asking anybody with photographs of the incident to send them in to help with an investigation. An RAF engineer died when a Red Arrows Hawk jet ...More..

RSS cadres destroy statues of those who opposed their ideology: Rahul
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

RSS cadres destroy statues of those who opposed their ideology: Rahul

However, the statue was later reinstated, according to news agency ANI. The incident was followed by the vandalism on Periyar's statue in Vellore. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had strongly condemned the i...More..

Fifth package bomb goes off in Texas, injures one at FedEx site
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Fifth package bomb goes off in Texas, injures one at FedEx site

One person has been injured after a package bound for Austin , Texas, exploded at a FedEx facility in a nearby city early Tuesday. The package may have been en route to Austin, where residents have been terr...More..

Maryland school shooting leaves 2 students injured, gunman dead
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Maryland school shooting leaves 2 students injured, gunman dead

There has been another school shooting in the United States, this time in Maryland at Great Mills High School . "Simultaneously the shooter fired a round as well". Threats against schools have proliferated as...More..

Woman
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Woman "caught in crossfire" at bowling alley shooting

Police were called to Playtime Bowl & Entertainment in the Samor Rd. and Dufferin St. area at around 10 p.m. Saturday. Robert Choe said that Ngo had been chased toward the bowling alley before he was shot. "Gun...More..

Vernal Equinox 2018: Satellite Sees First Day of Spring
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Vernal Equinox 2018: Satellite Sees First Day of Spring

The Earth's orbit around the sun means that in early January, the sun is closest (known as perihelion) and in early July it is most distant (aphelion). The word equinox comes from two Latin words, equi whi...More..

Alia Bhatt injured on Brahmastra set
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Alia Bhatt injured on Brahmastra set

She suffered from severe shoulder and arms injuries and has been advised to take bed rest. The unit had flown down to the location weeks in advance to prep for the heavy-duty action sequences. Team Brahmastra ...More..

Revolution: Women in Saudi Arabia will Choose how to Dress Themselves
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Revolution: Women in Saudi Arabia will Choose how to Dress Themselves

Beyond the Oval Office meeting with Trump, National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster, believed earlier this month to be possibly leaving the administration, will host a dinner for Prince Mohammed. Saudi Arabia r...More..

Russian court: Telegram app must cooperate with spy agency
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Russian court: Telegram app must cooperate with spy agency

FSB representatives also noted the earlier case in which the Supreme Court ruled that the constitutional right for secrecy of correspondence should not be extended to internet messages as there was no way to en...More..

Tamil Nadu a secular state, Rath Yatra can't shake communal harmony: Rajinikanth
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Tamil Nadu a secular state, Rath Yatra can't shake communal harmony: Rajinikanth

Opposition parties, including the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK), created ruckus in Tamil Nadu assembly and condemned the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) government for allowing the yatra i...More..

Janjua, Abdullah agree Taliban should utilise new, timely peace offer
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Janjua, Abdullah agree Taliban should utilise new, timely peace offer

Reaching out to top Islamist in a bid to get Taliban leaders to engage in a new round of peace talks goes hand in hand with Washington's battle plan to ramp up USA military operations against the group du...More..

World's last male white rhino dies, leaving future of species in doubt
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

World's last male white rhino dies, leaving future of species in doubt

The rhino suffered a series of infections and age-related health issues. Euthanasia was "the best option, given the quality of his life had deteriorated to a point where it was unfair to him", chief conservat...More..

GKN hits out at Melrose's 'misleading' pension claims
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

GKN hits out at Melrose's 'misleading' pension claims

Assistant general secretary for manufacturing Tony Burke said: "Unite remains of the view that Melrose's takeover would be bad for United Kingdom jobs, investment and GKN customers ". "I think our shareholde...More..

Vladimir Putin wins fourth term as Russian President with 77% of vote
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Vladimir Putin wins fourth term as Russian President with 77% of vote

By 5 p.m. Moscow time , authorities said turnout had hit almost 52 percent. "A choice without a real competition, as we have seen in this election, unfortunately is not a real choice", he said. Meanwhile, st...More..

Sasikala's husband Natarajan dead
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Sasikala's husband Natarajan dead

Sasikala is now serving a four-year imprisonment and is lodged in central prison in Bengaluru in a disproportionate assets case . He was admitted to the hospital on March 16 for chest infection and was on ...More..

The Iran Nuclear Deal Looks for Life Support
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

The Iran Nuclear Deal Looks for Life Support

President Donald Trump. France urged the European Union on Monday to consider new sanctions on Iran over its involvement in Syria's civil war and its ballistic missile programme, measures meant to persuade US...More..

Student protest in Mumbai ends after 4 hours; local trains resume service
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Student protest in Mumbai ends after 4 hours; local trains resume service

Also, some reports are saying that a large number of policemen had tried to remove the protesters from the tracks and even used batons as students refused to budge, holding up placards and shouting slogans ...More..

Britain takes 'decisive step' towards Brexit deal - but not without controversy
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Britain takes 'decisive step' towards Brexit deal - but not without controversy

For the roll-over beyond Brexit of worldwide agreements that London entered as part of the European Union, the bloc would tell the third countries to continue treating Britain as if it were still an European ...More..

Will Lamb's Win Shepherd Democrats to New Leadership?
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Will Lamb's Win Shepherd Democrats to New Leadership?

The left liberal movement is dying. President Donald Trump put his political standing on the line in western Pennsylvania's special congressional election on Tuesday. You can vote for the opposition party wit...More..

Plateau United crash out of CAF Champions League despite win
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Plateau United crash out of CAF Champions League despite win

They however failed at the preliminary round after they were knocked out by Vita Club Mokanda of Congo. Kennedy Boboye's side had earlier defeated Eding Sports 3 - 0 in the first leg and 1 - 0 in the second...More..

USA outlines hurdles for tariff exclusions
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

USA outlines hurdles for tariff exclusions

In a letter sent to President Donald Trump on Sunday, the trade groups urged the administration to rely on other strategies for addressing China's business practices. Most U.S. businesses agree with the T...More..

Envoy denies Russian Federation was behind attack on ex-spy
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Envoy denies Russian Federation was behind attack on ex-spy

Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley condemning Moscow at the Security Council. Former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia are in critical condition after being poisoned in the sou...More..

Indian hostages killed in Iraq: Sushma Swaraj
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Indian hostages killed in Iraq: Sushma Swaraj

One of them reportedly escaped by posing as a Muslim of Bangladeshi origin. "It was a most hard task to get the proof". A deep penetration radar confirmed the death of those who were abducted. "I have eight d...More..

Clinton: 'I Meant No Disrespect' With Trump Voter Comments
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Clinton: 'I Meant No Disrespect' With Trump Voter Comments

Durbin, who serves as the Senate minority whip, was responding to comments Clinton made last week during a stop on her book tour in India, where she said her supporters came from more economically powerfu...More..

Mueller pens Trump in as he slips restraints elsewhere
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Mueller pens Trump in as he slips restraints elsewhere

It was also reported that McCabe, who was two days away from retirement when he was sacked, had kept memos of his interactions with the President. The news also comes after The New York Times reported las...More..

Explosion at San Antonio FedEx facility hurts 1
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Explosion at San Antonio FedEx facility hurts 1

At least one person was injured when a package bomb exploded at a FedEx distribution center in Schertz, Texas , northeast of San Antonio, according to authorities. Police have said all four devices were simila...More..

USA warns Abbas must choose between 'hateful rhetoric' and peace efforts
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

USA warns Abbas must choose between 'hateful rhetoric' and peace efforts

It said, "We are shocked by the tense stance that Abbas has taken". Over the last three months, Abbas has said that Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital and move the USA embassy there f...More..

Xi says Chinese are people with great spirit of struggle
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Xi says Chinese are people with great spirit of struggle

These reassurances however were tempered with his strongest warnings yet for anyone who could be seen as attempting to split off Chinese territory. The Chinese leader underscored on China's historic achieveme...More..

Mississippi Governor Signs Nation's Toughest Abortion Ban Into Law
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Mississippi Governor Signs Nation's Toughest Abortion Ban Into Law

Carr-Ellis says women shouldn't be forced to carry their pregnancies to term against their wills or leave the state to obtain abortions. "Politicians are not above the rule of law, and we are confident this u...More..

Cancellations, Delays and a closed runway - snow chaos at Bristol Airport
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Cancellations, Delays and a closed runway - snow chaos at Bristol Airport

Some fans travelling to the United Kingdom may have their weekend plans dashed, as according to Evening Standard , multiple flights to and from London have been cancelled due to the snow and ice setting in t...More..

Vladimir Putin says will engage with West after record vote win
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Vladimir Putin says will engage with West after record vote win

Russian Federation has no desire for a new arms race and will do everything it can to resolve differences with other countries, while defending its national interests, President Vladimir Putin said on Monday....More..

Abbas accuses Hamas of being behind bombing PM's convoy in Gaza
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Abbas accuses Hamas of being behind bombing PM's convoy in Gaza

He said Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and cut aid to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees, UNRWA, aim at destroying Palestinian aspirations for independence...More..

'Slumlord' Jared Kushner Condemned for Family Real Estate Company's False Filings
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

'Slumlord' Jared Kushner Condemned for Family Real Estate Company's False Filings

The Associated Press reports that during a three-year period in which Boy Wonder was C.E.O., his family business, Kushner Cos ., filed false paperwork that resulted in millions in profit for the firm. In...More..

Vladimir Putin tells the West that he doesn't want an arms race
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Vladimir Putin tells the West that he doesn't want an arms race

Putin has never faced a serious threat to his rule since he came to power on the eve of the new millennium. He will be leading the country for another six years, until 2024. In fact, in the months and years f...More..

Negotiators report major progress on Brexit accord
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Negotiators report major progress on Brexit accord

While considerable progress had been made, both negotiators said differences remained over the UK-Ireland border. "No U.K. prime minister would ever agree to it", she said. There are fears a wrong solution co...More..

South Korean prosecutors seek arrest warrant for ex-President Lee: Yonhap
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

South Korean prosecutors seek arrest warrant for ex-President Lee: Yonhap

The chief prosecutor was said to be taking into consideration opposing views that Lee's arrest wouldn't make a big difference and that it would be enough to indict him without physical detention because prosecu...More..

Australians told devastating fire seasons 'new normal'
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Australians told devastating fire seasons 'new normal'

When furniture maker Steve Jory left for work it was a small blaze in the distance. "Some stayed on to protect their houses, and I suppose those people could get out, but they won't be allowed back in". Some ...More..

ACLU: Trump nondisclosure agreements for White House staffers are 'unconstitutional'
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

ACLU: Trump nondisclosure agreements for White House staffers are 'unconstitutional'

The Associated Press reported in June 2016 that "Trump requires almost everyone to sign legally binding nondisclosure agreements prohibiting them from releasing any confidential or disparaging information a...More..

Korea, US agree success of dialogue with N. Korea critical to peace
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Korea, US agree success of dialogue with N. Korea critical to peace

The South Korean and U.S. militaries usually stage the two drills in March for about two months but the period of this year's field exercise was cut by half, mainly due to the Olympics, said the South Korean of...More..

Morris, Olivier added to South Africa's Test squad
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Morris, Olivier added to South Africa's Test squad

South Africa's squad reconvened under clear blue skies in Cape Town on Monday (March 19), but one of their number was missing. Rabada was given three demerit points by the International Cricket Council m...More..

Vladimir Putin Wins Another 6 Six Years As Russian President
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Vladimir Putin Wins Another 6 Six Years As Russian President

In Moscow, authorities spent $870,000 on balloons and decorations at polling stations. Russian officials denounced both cases as efforts to interfere in the Russian election. Runner-up Grudinin said the elect...More..