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Saudi Arabia become puppet of USA in region: Iran's Safavi

The suspension comes at a time of diplomatic crisis in the Gulf after Qatar was cut off by neighbouring countries including Saudi Arabia and the UAE . Qatar totally rejected the claims and expressed ...

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Trump sends greetings to Muslims but scraps White House event

The Clinton administration hosted an iftar dinner in 1996, a tradition that George Bush and Obama continued. Former President Thomas Jefferson, a staunch advocate of religious freedom, famously host...

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Muslims across Arab world celebrate Eid al-Fitr holiday

For the first time in almost two decades, the White House has made a decision to skip hosting the annual Eid al-Fitr dinner celebrating the end of Ramadan . Salaat is performed in a congregation like...

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Recreational boat with 150 aboard sinks near Colombian city

A rescue operation was underway in the Guatape reservoir. AT least nine people were dead and 28 others went missing after a tour boat with some 170 passengers onboard capsized Sunday afternoon in ...

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Senator: GOP plan doesn't 'repeal nor replace'

Senator: GOP plan doesn't 'repeal nor replace'

On Friday, Sanders tweeted that thousands would die if the Senate passed its version of the health care bill as it now exists. "I want to see a bill with heart", he said, confirming a switch from ...

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Tornado watch issued for north Alabama

Rain bands from the weather disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico began pushing ashore Tuesday even before it reached tropical storm strength. Earlier in the evening Doppler radar and automated rain g...

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Otto Warmbier's Parents Challenge North Korea's Explanation For Son's Injury

Otto Warmbier's Parents Challenge North Korea's Explanation For Son's Injury

Doctors indicate that Otto Warmbier's current state is consistent with the aftermath of cardiopulmonary arrest that deprives the brain of blood. Doctors say he opens his eyes and blinks spontaneousl...

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Prime Minister Modi gets warm welcome by Indians in United States

Arrangements were made to take group photographs with Modi. They will not take any questions. They will then have a working dinner, the first time Trump has played host to a foreign dignitary at a Whi...

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Orlando marks first anniversary of United States worst mass shooting

She said she was there in remembrance of her nephew Anthony who was killed in the attack exactly one year ago. Sunday night, hundreds of people marched in Dallas to remember those lost in the shooti...

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Professor said Otto Warmbier 'got what he deserved'

Warmbier's parents claimed that USA doctors said that Warmbier had a significant amount of brain damage, which could be chalked up to "awful torturous mistreatment" that he may have endured during...

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Third North Korean defects to the South in two weeks

Third North Korean defects to the South in two weeks

Moon's office did not disclose the details of the missile being tested, but South Korea has been working to develop ballistic missiles with a range of 800 km (500 miles), a voluntary cap under an ag...

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North Korea calls Donald Trump a 'psychopath' following death of Otto Warmbier

A long line of mourners waited to enter funeral services early today for Otto Warmbier , the United States student imprisoned in North Korea who returned home last week in a coma that proved fatal. T...

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Militants cling to 20 percent of Philippines town after three-week siege

Militants cling to 20 percent of Philippines town after three-week siege

The Indonesian Military Chief has given a warning that Islamic State group ( ISIS ) has a widespread presence in the country and there are "Sleeper cells" established all over the Southeast Asian arch...

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Philippine forces declare Eid truce in war-torn city

A source familiar with the meeting said the emissaries were from Marawi and were granted access to Maute only because they were of the same "Maranao" clan. Herrera said 6 civilians, including a senior...

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PM Narendra Modi remembers emergency on 42nd anniversary, calls democracy a sanskar

PM Narendra Modi remembers emergency on 42nd anniversary, calls democracy a sanskar

Democracy was murdered during emergency. Citing the CBI raids on NDTV owners Prannoy Roy and wife Radhika over alleged " bank fraud" and the deteriorating situation in Jammu and Kashmir as ex...

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Arnold Schwarzenegger teams with French president to troll Trump on Twitter

Arnold Schwarzenegger teams with French president to troll Trump on Twitter

Schwarzenegger's video includes a caption stating: "With President Macron, a great leader!" and was posted on all of the former California governor's online accounts. Written by dozens of global legal...

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England beat South Africa to win T20 series

England captain Eoin Morgan defended his decision to drop himself from the series-decider against South Africa and said that it was a tough call. The decision to give Livingstone another chance w...

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G-7 Reiterates, without US Support, Commitment to Paris Agreement

G-7 Reiterates, without US Support, Commitment to Paris Agreement

They also agreed to work towards the stated goal of raising at least 100 billion US dollars per year by 2020 to help poor and developing countries adapt to the impacts of changing climate. " President...

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Senate Bill To Replace Obamacare Could Be In Jeopardy

Senate Bill To Replace Obamacare Could Be In Jeopardy

CBO released a statement saying it was working to evaluate the bill with the staff of the Joint Committee on Taxation to release an estimate . He said that the new plan will give Americans less...

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Professor Goes on Warmbier Rant: 'Got What He Deserved'

Professor Goes on Warmbier Rant: 'Got What He Deserved'

The 22-year-old student, Otto Warmbier, returned to US soil in a comatose state on June 13 and died days later. After Warmbier's death, Trump said on Twitter that China had failed to rein in North K...

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Erdogan rejects Arab demands to remove Turkish troops from Qatar

Hurriyet reported last week that a joint military exercise by Qatari and Turkish forces was expected following the Islamic Eid al-Fitr holiday which started today. Mr Erdogan also told reporters he h...

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Iran fires missiles against Islamic State in Syria

Iran fires missiles against Islamic State in Syria

Iran has sent to Syria military advisers as well as thousands of "volunteer" fighters recruited among its own nationals as well as the Shiite communities in neighbouring Afghanistan and Pakistan si...

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Family-filled celebrations as thousands gather for Eid

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte wished the Muslim Filipinos happiness, peace and prosperity as they celebrate Eid'l Fitr or Feast of Ramadan . The White House did host a Passover Seder in the month o...

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Chin up Democrats, Georgia special election should give hope

The apparent effectiveness of that messaging suggested to some that the 77-year-old Californian could be a liability for Democrats as they aim to regain their majority. Democratic Rep. Filemon Vela...

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Much remains unclear about London tower block fire

Much remains unclear about London tower block fire

But five people previously reported missing were found to be "safe and well", Cundy said. Cundy said the search and recovery operation was ongoing in the burnt-out 24-storey tower, which was built...

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Vargas earns 11th win as Royals top Blue Jays

That changed Friday night. It was heartening to everybody, including his concerned teammates, to see Osuna take the hill after telling his manager he would not be available for duty this past Friday...

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White House forgoes Ramadan dinner for first time in two decades

Many diplomatic posts overseas also host events during the Ramadan month of fasting and prayer. With this, Trump has broken the annual tradition upheld by the past three administrations that bega...

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Eid to be celebrated across India on Monday

Eid to be celebrated across India on Monday

US President Donald Trump has broken a almost 20-year-old tradition by failing to host a dinner marking the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan . "That shows the love, unity and care of local p...

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India's Modi heads to Washington for 'no frills' Trump meet

PM Modi also assured them that he will work towards achieving the India of your dreams. "Renewed focus is being given to technology-driven governance and development", he said. Among other CEOs pr...

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In pics: Ramadan ends, Mumbai celebrates Eid-al-Fitr

In pics: Ramadan ends, Mumbai celebrates Eid-al-Fitr

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson also issued a statement to extend greetings to all Muslims celebrating the festival. The statement further stated the holiday is a reminder of the significance of "...

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Trump accuses Obama of prior knowledge about Russia's meddling

Trump accuses Obama of prior knowledge about Russia's meddling

President Trump addressed those reports on Twitter , appearing to acknowledge that Russian Federation did indeed meddle in the election, but placing blame on the Obama administration for not d...

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Maryland, DC Sue Trump For 'Unprecedented Constitutional' Offenses

Maryland, DC Sue Trump For 'Unprecedented Constitutional' Offenses

In January, Trump declared he was shifting his business assets into a trust that his sons would manage in order to do away with possible conflicts of interests. The state of Maryland and the Distric...

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Protesters In Wheelchairs Removed From McConnell's Office By Capitol Police

Protesters In Wheelchairs Removed From McConnell's Office By Capitol Police

Alison Barkoff, the director of advocacy for the Center for Public Representation, helped organize the protest. Demonstrator Kathleen O'Donnell of Philadelphia said her biggest concerns about the b...

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Palestinian Terrorists Reject ISIS Claim On Jerusalem Police Attack

Hours after the attack , the group announced that "soldiers of the caliphate" had launched the "blessed operation. on a gathering of Jews" and said it would attack again. Israel had eased restriction...

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American bishops urge Senate to make changes to draft healthcare bill

American bishops urge Senate to make changes to draft healthcare bill

He said he would like to delay the healthcare vote. "My background really is manufacturing". "Let's not rush this process, " Johnson said on NBC's "Meet the Press ". Ironically a number of his...

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Paswan lauds Nitish for backing Kovind, urges him to join NDA

Paswan lauds Nitish for backing Kovind, urges him to join NDA

Swaraj had later said the Speaker did not "protect" her when a number of senior ministers raised a ruckus during the speech. Reacting to the post, Congress has criticized the Minister. She also said...

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Black Lives Matter holds alternate Pride march in Vancouver

Gay, lesbian, bisexual and trans police officers in Toronto did not take part in this year's event after Black Lives Matter protestors disrupted last year's parade and demanded that they be excluded f...

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German's unification architect, Helmut Kohl dies at 87

British Prime Minister Theresa May called the German politician "a giant of European history ". He was a proud European and was at the forefront of closer integration through what became the E...

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China releases Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo with terminal cancer

China releases Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo with terminal cancer

This picture released by the family of Liu Xiaobo taken on March 14, 2005 shows 2010 Nobel peace laureate Liu Xiaobo (L) and his brother Liu Xiaoxuan in Guangzhou in southern China . Liu is a poet an...

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Modi enthralls Indian diaspora, highlights govt's achievements

Vadakkan further said the Prime Minister failed to raise issues of internal and external security, which he alleged, is in jeopardy. "We held extensive discussions on opportunities in India ", tweete...

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