Israel 'Examining' Shooting Of Palestinian Journalist At Gaza Protest

A Palestinian painter puts the finishing touch of a mural, during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border in the center of Gaza strip on April 9, 2018. It has said some of those at the border tried to da... More..

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New Questions About Scott Pruitt's Raises for EPA Aides
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

New Questions About Scott Pruitt's Raises for EPA Aides

Carper, the top Democrat on the Environment and Public Works Committee, said yesterday Democrats will use the attention generated by Wheeler's nomination as a forum to focus on "the mistakes and maybe misdeeds ...More..

Jammu lawyers call for complete shutdown, CBI probe in Kathua rape case
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Jammu lawyers call for complete shutdown, CBI probe in Kathua rape case

The 15-page chargesheet mentions that the crime was meant to create a fear among nomadic tribe to force them to leave the region. He is the custodian of the temple where the girl was allegedly held in captivity...More..

Unnao rape case: FIR registered against accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Senger
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Unnao rape case: FIR registered against accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Senger

In addition, an FIR will be filed against Sengar and others on the basis of a special probe team's report submitted to the state government Wednesday. The video, purportedly shot at a hospital, showed the dec...More..

John Boehner joins marijuana company board, cites 'evolved' position
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

John Boehner joins marijuana company board, cites 'evolved' position

Boehner and Weld also expressed optimism that de-scheduling the drug could prove beneficial in treating veterans with PTSD, something now prohibited by the Veterans Affairs health care system. With the former...More..

Myanmar sentences 7 soldiers for Rohingya killings in internationally scrutinised case
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Myanmar sentences 7 soldiers for Rohingya killings in internationally scrutinised case

The Ministry of Information said they had "illegally acquired information with the intention to share it with foreign media". Much attention in the case has focussed on the London-based news wire's coverage o...More..

Russian Federation seeks meeting with UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson over spy case
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Russian Federation seeks meeting with UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson over spy case

Russian Federation categorically denied these accusations. It comes a day after it was revealed that Sergei Skripal's condition is "improving rapidly" following the attack a month ago, and he is no longer...More..

Track and field: LP boys, BV girls win Howard-Monier titles
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Track and field: LP boys, BV girls win Howard-Monier titles

Contributing to the growth of a program would be nothing new for the Mustang senior. "The coaches are very proud of them". Last year, she was toward the bottom of the ladder so she's been moving up. "I hope to ...More..

Japan, S.Korea agree to maintain pressure
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Japan, S.Korea agree to maintain pressure

Although the South considers the human rights issue as "important" at present its top priority is denuclearisation and the establishment of peace on the Korean Peninsula . Moon said last month that Japan can...More..

21 children die in India when school bus plunges into gorge
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

21 children die in India when school bus plunges into gorge

The death toll is expected to rise. The bodies were found with the help of local youth. The Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi took to Twitter to express his shock over the incident. The Associated Pr...More..

Thousands attend Winnie Mandela's memorial service
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Thousands attend Winnie Mandela's memorial service

It is the first major event of remembrance for Madikizela-Mandela. The memorial in Soweto comes ahead of a funeral service to be held on Saturday. Mourners arrived waving ANC and South African flags, chanti...More..

Missouri Gov. Greitens accused of 'smear campaign' against ex-lover
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Missouri Gov. Greitens accused of 'smear campaign' against ex-lover

However, he's said he expects to be proven innocent when he goes to trial in May, and released a statement on Wednesday night saying, "this was an entirely consensual relationship, and any allegation of vio...More..

Pope apologizes for 'mistakes' in Chile sex abuse case
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Pope apologizes for 'mistakes' in Chile sex abuse case

The pope's admission comes as the months-long investigation into Archbishop Juan Barros , accused of covering up a pedophile ring run by his mentor Fernando Karadima in a Santiago diocese during the 1990s, rea...More..

Russia's Putin to Israel's Netanyahu: Respect Syria's Sovereignty
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Russia's Putin to Israel's Netanyahu: Respect Syria's Sovereignty

Syria, Iran and Russian Federation say Israel was behind an air strike on a Syrian air base on Sunday that killed seven Iranian military personnel, something Israel has neither confirmed nor denied. Israeli off...More..

PM calls for responsible energy pricing
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

PM calls for responsible energy pricing

Modi's concern emerged as the central narrative at the event when Khalid A Al-Falih, minister of energy and mineral resources of Saudi Arabia, made his comment on the controversial issue of Asian Premium. Hoste...More..

UN Yemen envoy to conclude region tour in Saudi Arabia
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

UN Yemen envoy to conclude region tour in Saudi Arabia

One man was killed in Riyadh last month by debris after the military shot down a flurry of missiles, the first casualty of the Yemen war in the Saudi capital. They have frequently claimed attacks, including o...More..

Israeli Labor Party suspends ties with Corbyn amid antisemitism claims
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Israeli Labor Party suspends ties with Corbyn amid antisemitism claims

Avi Gabbay, the Israeli Labour leader, sent a formal letter to Mr Corbyn in which he also accused the Labour leader of "very public hatred of the policies of the government of the state of Israel ". Mr Falter ...More..

Daytime high temps in 60s forecast through Friday
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Daytime high temps in 60s forecast through Friday

Tucson's high hit 95 degrees at Tucson International Airport for the first time this year at 2:59 p.m., according to the National Weather Service . Overnight lows will slide into the low 40s to the 50s, the we...More..

Trump honors national champion Alabama during White House visit
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Trump honors national champion Alabama during White House visit

Prior to the ceremony, Trump invited Saban, university President Stuart R. Bell and Athletic Director Greg Byrne into the Oval Office. Harris attended Alabama's White House celebration in March of 2016 when...More..

Turkey refutes Russian call for Syria's Afrin
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Turkey refutes Russian call for Syria's Afrin

The Turkish foreign ministry at the weekend said there was a "strong suspicion" that Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime was responsible for the attack. "I curse those who carried out this massacre". Lavro...More..

Solider killed in ongoing encounter in Kashmir's Kulgam
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Solider killed in ongoing encounter in Kashmir's Kulgam

Three security force personnel were injured in the initial exchange of firing, the officials said. Police sources said that clashes between a group of Lashkar-e-Taiba militants and security forces broke out o...More..

6 killed in fiery plane crash on Arizona golf course
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

6 killed in fiery plane crash on Arizona golf course

Nobody on the ground was hurt, said Kevin Watts, a Scottsdale Police Department spokesman. None of the people on the plane survived the crash Officer Watts said. The plane crashed on the TPC Scottsdale Champion...More..

Life normal in UP despite Bharat Bandh call
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Life normal in UP despite Bharat Bandh call

Madhya Pradesh saw the most casualties, followed by Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan. Rajasthan police is also carrying patrols in different parts of Alwar and the security has been tightened. Over a dozen people h...More..

Bill Clinton hails 'genius' of N.Ireland peace deal 20 years on
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Bill Clinton hails 'genius' of N.Ireland peace deal 20 years on

Two decades after the Belfast Agreement, people in Northern Ireland feel much safer - but the communal divide has not been broken down, according to a new poll. "I am not saying the problem can't be overc...More..

Aluminum giant Rusal share price halved after USA sanctions
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Aluminum giant Rusal share price halved after USA sanctions

Russia's stock market tumbled yesterday in the wake of the sanctions. The sanctions - created to make it nearly impossible for Mr Deripaska's empire to do business in greenback - pose a grave threat to an oli...More..

USA approves $300m guided missile sale to Qatar
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

USA approves $300m guided missile sale to Qatar

The emir met US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis on Monday and is due to meet Trump on Tuesday. We discussed strategic and regional issues including the grave situation in Syria, and as for the GCC rift, we both ag...More..

Teacher Walkout Continues on Day 7
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Teacher Walkout Continues on Day 7

The group has grown to about 40,000 members since it was organized following a strike in West Virginia in early March. Fallin recently approved a $6,100 pay raise for teachers, but Oklahoma teachers said this...More..

Malaysia goes to polls on May 9
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Malaysia goes to polls on May 9

Analysts say lower turnout could hurt the opposition led by former strongman Mahathir Mohamad, who was Asia's longest-serving leader when he retired in 2003 after 22 years. The minimum campaigning period is 11 ...More..

Ex-FARC leader arrest 'could harm peace process'
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Ex-FARC leader arrest 'could harm peace process'

The Prosecutor's Office said in a Monday statement that Santrich was in possession of 10 tons of cocaine worth $15 million that was going to be sent to the U.S. Even before information on the arrest were known,...More..

Give Saudi Arabia a chance, Macron tells critics
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Give Saudi Arabia a chance, Macron tells critics

Speaking after talks with visiting Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, Macron said he would decide "in the coming days" on his response, in conjunction with the United States and Britain. They signed a co...More..