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Car bomb in central Baghdad kills 13, claimed by IS security sources

IS overran large areas north and west of Baghdad in 2014, but Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes have since regained much of the territory they lost and are now fighting to retake the last mi...

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Supporting Qatar on social media a cybercrime, says UAE attorney general

The media rights group, also known as RSF, said Al-Jazeera was a "collateral victim of (the) diplomatic offensive against Qatar ", slamming Riyadh's decision to close Al-Jazeera's office and revo...

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Jury may soon hear from Cosby, even if he doesn't take stand

Jury may soon hear from Cosby, even if he doesn't take stand

Gianna Constand told the jury that she had a two-hour phone conversation with Cosby after her daughter had finally told her that she had been sexually assaulted. The revelation came as Constand ended ...

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Macron calls for 'calm' in Gulf crisis: presidency

Moreover, state-run newspaper Iran wrote June 6, "Around two weeks ago, when US President Donald Trump went to Riyadh as the head of the White House , perhaps many global observers had realized t...

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Ariana Grande resumes her tour in Paris

Ariana Grande resumes her tour in Paris

Earlier in the day, Ariana shared a note addressing her fans who were victims of the Manchester terror attack . Days after headlining the One Love Manchester benefit concert , Ariana Grande...

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US condemns attacks that killed 12 in Iran

US condemns attacks that killed 12 in Iran

The main Sunni Iranian separatist groups increasingly see themselves as part of a larger struggle between Shi'ite Iran and the Sunni-ruled Arab states across the Gulf, which back opposing sides in the...

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London attacker's mother says son radicalized in UK

On Monday, British police identified that man, Khuram Shazad Butt, a 27-year-old Pakistan-born Briton, as one of the assailants, saying he was known to authorities, though they had no evidence he wa...

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Trump suggests Iran bears some blame for attacks

Until now, that fight has mostly happened in Syria and Iraq, where Iran has funded Shia militias. The reports said Iran's security forces neutralized one terrorist, another one committed suicide. Vaki...

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Iran attacks: 'IS' hits parliament and Khomeini mausoleum

Iran attacks: 'IS' hits parliament and Khomeini mausoleum

The US State Department and UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres both condemned the attacks . He did not elaborate, but said Tehran is safe and police and other security forces are deployed ...

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Three more arrests in London terror probe

London police say they can not confirm the names of people caught up in the attack . A police vehicle then screeches into shot, with three armed policemen exiting and immediately trying to rescue ...

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Donald Trump nominates Christopher Wray for post of FBI chief

Donald Trump nominates Christopher Wray for post of FBI chief

So, who is Christopher Wray? He was a top attorney in the George W. Bush Justice Department , rising to lead the agency's criminal division and supervising investigations into corporate fraud...

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Latest on Russia Hearings: Intelligence chiefs unsure what can say publicly

Latest on Russia Hearings: Intelligence chiefs unsure what can say publicly

At a hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee, Virginia Democrat Mark Warner asked Coats and Rogers about media reports that Trump asked them to intervene regarding the Justice Department invest...

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Third London Terrorist Named; All 3 Killed Within 8 Minutes

Butt's involvement in Saturday's terror attack has added to the scrutiny faced by the security services which also failed to stop Salman Abedi from killing 22 people in a suicide bomb attack in Manc...

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Myanmar military plane 'carrying 116' missing

Myanmar military plane 'carrying 116' missing

Life jackets and a plane tire were found earlier. The military began a search soon after the plane disappeared, mobilising nine navy ships and three military planes, the army said in its latest news...

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Ariana Grande releases cover of 'Over the Rainbow' as Manchester charity single

Ariana Grande is resuming her tour after postponing a string of shows following the terrorist attack at her concert in Manchester . Consolidated figures for One Love Manchester have not yet ...

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UAE and Qatar Condemn Tehran Attacks

UAE and Qatar Condemn Tehran Attacks

Meanwhile, Haberfeld described Wednesday's attack as "almost a statement of war on the part of ISIS to Iran" and said it could represent a major turning point in Iran's worldwide role in fighting IS...

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ISIS claims 1st-ever attacks against Iran

Iranian security forces respond to the ISIS attacks on two sites in Tehran on Wednesday. Soon after the parliament attack, a suicide bomber and other assailants targeted the shrine of Ayatoll...

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Saudi Arabia said to tell banks not to increase Qatar exposure

Saudi Arabia , which along with several other Arab countries has severed ties with Qatar after accusing it of supporting terrorism and links to Iran , has said that Doha was being kicked out of...

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James Comey Testimony Proves Trump Right, CNN Wrong

James Comey Testimony Proves Trump Right, CNN Wrong

Several congressional committees, as well as the Federal Bureau of Investigation and a special counsel, are looking into reports that Russian Federation tried to tilt last November's election in Trump...

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Trinity rises 10 places in the QS world rankings

Trinity rises 10 places in the QS world rankings

The progress of both premiere IITs in the country is quite significant as educational institutions in the country had lost ground in the QS rankings in 2016. Choosing the right college is pretty i...

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UK PM May's lead halves to 5 points: Kantar poll

But those two years have seen the nation's politics upended. But a final round of opinion polls suggested she would increase the small majority she inherited from David Cameron a year ago, shortly a...

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Myanmar adds ships, aircraft to search for missing plane

Myanmar adds ships, aircraft to search for missing plane

A major search and rescue operation was launched to locate the plane, which was flying 20 miles west of Dawei over the Andaman Sea when it went off radar. Some were travelling for medical check-ups or...

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Security Dominates Election Campaign After London Attack

An Italian interior ministry official told The Associated Press that British and Moroccan intelligence and law-enforcement authorities were informed that Zaghba had been flagged as someone "at risk"...

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IS claims responsibility for Egypt bus attack that killed dozens

IS claims responsibility for Egypt bus attack that killed dozens

Authorities had previously said 28 were killed. The airstrikes continued on Saturday, the Egyptian state television reported . The air force loyal to Libyan military strongman Khalifa Haftar, who...

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Iran minister calls Trump's condolences for attacks

Iran minister calls Trump's condolences for attacks "repugnant"

At least a dozen people died and more than 40 were injured Wednesday in attacks claimed by the Islamic State against Iran's Parliament and Tehran's tomb of Ayatollah Khomeini , Iranian offi...

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Trump reverses course in Qatar call

It warned it could further lower Qatar's rating "if additional or more severe restrictions from either Saudi Arabia and the group of states, or from additional trade partners, are announced ". It...

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Iran minister calls Trump's condolences for attacks 'repugnant'

Iran minister calls Trump's condolences for attacks 'repugnant'

Saudi Arabia has long pointed to the absence of IS attacks on Iran as suggestion of Tehran's culpability. Shops in the area were shuttered, and gunfire could be heard. A woman was also arrested. I...

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Blast hits US embassy in Kiev, no casualties

Blast hits US embassy in Kiev, no casualties

Kiev's police has termed the attack as an act of terrorism. There are no immediate report of damage within the embassy premises and no report of casualties . According to the latest information, ...

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Hawaii will stick with Paris climate accord, ignore President Trump's exit

Hawaii will stick with Paris climate accord, ignore President Trump's exit

He says tides are getting higher, biodiversity is shrinking, coral is bleaching and coastlines are eroding. "We can't walk away from the reality of climate change ". New York, California and 11 oth...

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Cancel Trump's proposed state visit to United Kingdom, says London Mayor Sadiq Khan

As Donald Trump escalated his Twitter campaign against London Mayor Sadiq Khan on Monday, Khan appeared on ITV's Good Morning Britain this morning and was asked by co-host Piers Morgan abo...

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Comey Asked Jeff Sessions Not To Leave Him Alone With Trump

Comey Asked Jeff Sessions Not To Leave Him Alone With Trump

Comey said Trump told him "I need loyalty, I expect loyalty". Trump called Comey on March 30 to talk about the ongoing Russian Federation investigations into possible collusion between the preside...

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Rahul likely to meet Mandsaur violence victims' kin today

Rahul likely to meet Mandsaur violence victims' kin today

However, he said the situation was now peaceful in western Madhya Pradesh . Some eyewitnesses alleged that the victims suffered bullet wounds, but Mandsaur district authorities denied that poli...

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Police release 12 London Bridge terror attack suspects without charge

Christine was one of seven people killed when three terrorists mowed down pedestrians on London Bridge on Saturday night. "We in this country have faced a terrorist threat throughout my life - it ...

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Trump nominates Christopher Wray as new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

He also served as Chris Christie's lawyer during Bridgegate, the investigation into the closing of traffic lanes over the George Washington Bridge leading from New Jersey into NY. The FBI Agents A...

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Six dead in Florida workplace shooting

Six dead in Florida workplace shooting

By that time, three men and one woman had been fatally shot . The police received a call at 8:03 am (1203 GMT) from a local business, reporting an active shooter, and they arrived two minutes later...

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Even North Korea Is Criticizing Trump Pulling Out Of The Paris Accord

Even North Korea Is Criticizing Trump Pulling Out Of The Paris Accord

In the wake of President Donald Trump withdrawing the United States from the Paris climate accord , Mayor Rick Gray has joined a group of mayors committed to mitigating global warming . "It disp...

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'We're not going to let Trump divide our communities,' says London mayor

NPR's Eleanor Beardsley reports from London . Mr Trump stated on Twitter yesterday that London Mayor Sadiq Khan had offered a "pathetic excuse" and "had to think fast on his "no reason to be ...

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UAE threatens jail term, fine for Qatar sympathisers

The four countries have suspended all flights to and from Qatar , pulled their ambassadors from Doha and ordered Qatari diplomats to leave. It is the biggest diplomatic crisis in the Persian Gulf...

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IRAN: Attacks on parliament, Khomeini shrine kill 12

IRAN: Attacks on parliament, Khomeini shrine kill 12

Saudi Arabia has long pointed to the absence of IS attacks in Iran as a sign of Tehran's culpability. Iran is a key fighting force against IS and other groups in Iraq and Syria, and the Sunni ji...

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Donald Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as FBI chief

Donald Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as FBI chief

Given Christopher Wray has worked as a private lawyer specialising in white collar crime since 2005, lawmakers may question his counterterrorism and management experience, says the BBC's Barbara Ple...

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