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Escalation Looming? Israel to Crush Syrian Air Defense if Jets Targeted Again

Syria's army said Friday it shot down an Israeli plane that had been carrying out pre-dawn raids on a military target near Palmyra, the famed desert city it rec...


Former senator Leticia Ramos-Shahani dies at 87

Shahani authored landmark laws in culture, education, agriculture, foreign service, women's rights, and animal rights, among other issues. She was once the Un...


Christchurch man pleads guilty to animal cruelty in Australia

However, in the Perth Magistrates Court on Monday, he defended himself by accepting he placed the animal in the water rather than threw it, the ABC reported. ...


Sino-American relations tested as Tillerson visits Asia

Trump looks forward to "the opportunity of a visit in the future", Tillerson said . Tillerson, 2017 : [The] US-China relationship [began] now over 40 years ...


Missing Sufi clerics arrive in Delhi, to meet Sushma Swaraj

Aamir Nizami, son of Asif Nizami, one of the Sufi clerics who went missing in Pakistan, expressed his gratitude to the government and thanked Prime Minister Nar...


Insurgents Attack Military Hospital in Afghan Capital

The attack was sparked by an individual suicide bomber who blew himself up behind the Sardar Mohammad Daud Khan hospital before three other gunmen armed with au...


Turkish FM urges European Union to implement visa-free regime

The dominant Turkish leader accused Germany and the Netherlands of "fascist actions" for cancelling several planned rallies of his ministers. The factsheet ca...


Turkey moves to block NATO's cooperation with Austria

The differences between Turkey and other European countries have spilled over to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, complicating operations even there, officia...


Israel threatens to destroy Syrian air defence systems

Lieberman said he did not wish "to interfere in the Syrian civil war or provoke a confrontation with the Russians" but that Israel's security would remain his t...


Sen. Franken Explains How Repeal of Care Act Affects Moorhead Seniors

It is possible, I assume, that President Trump was the only person in this country who actually believed his campaign promise to repeal and replace Obamacare on...


Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ to come at Rs 56500 and 63500

It seems like rumors and leaks about the device would keep flowing in until the official unveiling, and maybe even after that. Whether the extra cash is wor...


Blaming Judges Is 'Corrosive,' Says A Judge Who Ruled Against Trump

Penn State released a statement following the revised ban, in which it acknowledged the "positive change" and restated its alliance with global students and sta...


GOP Rep Says Trump Owes Obama an Apology Over Wiretapping Claims

Now I don't want to prejudge where we ultimately end up, and of course, there's one thing to say there's evidence. She answered yes and said she hopes that he...


Let us all have good health care

Amongst Jewish Americans, the site reports an even lower approval rate of just 31 per cent. Once this bill is put to rest, Republicans and Democrats should se...


Cross-Border Meeting Between Security Chiefs Leaves Both 'Perplexed'

Quebec reported six times more refugee claims in February than in the same month a year ago, with a total of 635 people crossing from the U.S. If they get ont...


Malaysia embalms Kim Jong Nam's body, awaiting next of kin

The announcement was made two days after reports emerged that Malaysia used fingerprint data of Jong Nam that they received from Japan to identify his body afte...


Donald Trump says North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un acting 'very badly'

The North's last ground test of a high-powered rocket engine - which can be used in missiles - was in September past year, and also observed by Kim. "The lead...


North Korea Tests New Rocket Engine, Another Move Towards Long-Range Missile

The North said on Sunday that it recently tested a new high-thrust rocket engine, raising speculation that Pyongyang might be seeking near-future provocations d...


President Trump Prods Germany Over NATO, but Touts Merkel Meeting

Trump also deflected criticism about a White House official who on Thursday repeated a charge that a British intelligence agency helped Obama wiretap Trump. Som...


Fox's Watters asks Trump whom he would fire: Baldwin, Schumer or Zucker

Who would I say? Trump continued to call Baldwin's Saturday Night Live impersonation of him "ridiculous" and stated that he was "disappointed in all three". In ...


Trump takes on media again, calls meeting with Merkel 'great'

Trump joked about the moment, noting to Merkel that "at least we have something in common". "Millions of hard-working USA citizens have been left behind by gl...


Lock up dodgy union officials: Turnbull

Other so-called "illegitimate payments" will result in a two-year jail term or a $90,000 fine for an individual, rising to $450,000 for a company. The Turnbul...


Violence against Syrian children "at its worst" in 2016

Verified instances of killing, maiming and recruitment of children increased sharply past year in a drastic escalation of violence across the country. 255 ch...


White House denies Trump refused handshake from Merkel

Mr Trump wrote: 'Despite what you have heard from the FAKE NEWS, I had a GREAT meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel '. US President Donald Trump unle...


Deadly rubbish landslide in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa

According to local residents, about 50 houses with about seven people living in each of them were built on the rubbish. Dagmawit Moges, head of the city's com...


Indus Water Treaty: Pakistan, India to resume talks today

Despite various media statements causing speculations, Pakistan showed restraint and kept on making efforts for resumption of talks. Pakistan while objecting to...


After Merkel meeting, Trump says Germany owes "vast sums" to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

US President Donald Trump meets with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Friday, March 17, 2017. "Sorry, Mr...


Xi, Tillerson acknowledge differences between US, China

North Korea is banned by the United Nations from long-range missile tests but claims its satellite programme is for peaceful use. The announcement's timing ap...


Shabby treatment of Merkel by new USA president

The moment punctuated remarks that focused predominantly on trade and training the countries' workers for manufacturing in the 21st century. Trump's grandfather...


Trump, Pence bring Washington to Palm Beach

The Secret Service is responsible for protecting the president, but the local sheriff's office is reportedly asked to help in several public and private ways. A...


Osinbajo in Edo, Visits Oba of Benin

The acting president also said that no fewer than 4,000 graduates from the states were captured under the Federal Government N-Power graduate initiate and that ...


China, US to work to persuade N Korea take a 'different course'

Tillerson's public use of Chinese government-backed talking points is being seen by Chinese officials as a signal that Trump-based foreign policy will be bend...


Convoy leads toddler to medical procedure during Pennsylvania snowstorm

National Guard, and local medical crews to escort a 23-month-old child from Lehigh Valley Health Network in East Stroudsburg to Geisinger Children's Hospital in...


Hunt continues for armed teacher who kidnapped student

State authorities and the Federal Bureau of Investigation say 15-year-old Elizabeth Thomas willingly got in the vehicle of Tad Cummins on Monday after he ...


Trump administration appeals partial block of travel ban by Maryland judge

The second version was blocked just hours before it was set to take effect. The notice of appeal filed on Friday with the federal court in Greenbelt, Maryla...