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Rajnath Singh hopes Eid will help in bringing peace in Kashmir

Rajnath Singh hopes Eid will help in bringing peace in Kashmir

The Indian forces fired tear gas shells and pellet guns at stone-throwing protesters that resulted in injuries to at least ten people. Last week, police officer Mohammad Ayub Pandith was stoned to ...

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Swiss President pays tribute to former German chancellor

At the same time , he was involved in the recently formed Christian Democratic Union party , serving in a series of regional positions in the late 1950s and throughout the 1960s. Russian President V...

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DUP could do great service for whole of Ireland: former TD

DUP could do great service for whole of Ireland: former TD

Apart from legal wrangling, though, there is also concern that the unionists might seek to extract concessions from the Conservatives that would immediately exacerbate sectarian tensions in Northern...

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Even at 2 am, Swaraj helps Indians tweeting for help: Modi

Talks between Modi and Trump in what would be their first face-to-face meeting would focus on ongoing cooperation, including counter-terrorism and defence partnership in the Indo-Pacific region,...

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Texas prosecutor finds ex-day care owners innocent of abuse

Texas prosecutor finds ex-day care owners innocent of abuse

On Tuesday, District Judge Cliff Brown officially approved a prosecutor's declaration of innocence for the Kellers absolving them of any crimes. Though the Court of Criminal Appeals tossed out the K...

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Saudi foils terror plot in Mecca's Grand Mosque

The Grand Mosque has been the target of militants before, in part as it represents a symbol of the ruling Al Saud family's clout in the Islamic world. The council said that those who were planning the...

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London high-rise buildings fail fire safety tests after Grenfell disaster

Five buildings failed the test in Sunderland; four in Manchester; three in Plymouth; three in Stockton-on-Tees; two in Portsmouth, and one each in Doncaster and Norwich. At least 79 people are believe...

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Tallest building west of Mississippi River is opening in LA

Tallest building west of Mississippi River is opening in LA

Located at Wilshire Boulevard and Figueroa Street in Downtown LA's Financial District , it stands out because of that spire-the first one built on a Downtown skyscraper since the 1970s-and its light-...

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Senator Bob Casey: GOP health bill would mean 'destructive' cuts

For instance, liberal states might pursue government-run, single-payer insurance and conservative states might emphasize tax-advantaged health care savings accounts. The rolling protest, which hit thr...

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Modi urges top US CEOs to invest in India, calls GST gamechanger

He had earlier "misled" the press with the size of the crowd that participated during Trump's inauguration this year in January. Modi at the Ritz Carlton said the surgical strikes conducted by In...

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Rouhani vows stronger ties with embattled Qatar

While the Qatari Foreign Ministry has yet to issue an official reply, the director of the government's communications office, Sheikh Saif Al-Thani, called the Gulf States' demands " unrealistic " and ...

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Nine dead after Colombia tourist boat sinks in reservoir

Soldiers and rescue workers flat at the site where a ferry sank in a reservoir in Guatape , Colombia , Sunday, June 25, 2017 . Realising what's happening, a man on a jet-ski dashes over to help a...

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At least 9 dead in Boko Haram attacks in northeast Nigeria

At least 9 dead in Boko Haram attacks in northeast Nigeria

The peaceful Sallah celebration in Borno state was short lived as the town was yet engulfed with series of suicide bomb attacks on Maiduguri metropolis including one at the University of Maiduguri ...

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Man convicted of 2nd-degree murder in killing of Baby Doe

She was finally identified in September 2015 after Michael Sprinsky, a former friend of McCarthy, told state police that Bella's mother, Rachelle Bond , confessed the incident to him, according to th...

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Gorakhpur gears up for Eid-al-Fitr

Gorakhpur gears up for Eid-al-Fitr

Appreciating the government's commitment to repatriate its citizens and rehabilitate them, he underscored that the council is will the government's efforts in creating jobs for the returnees. Astronom...

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Children hurt in auto crash outside Newcastle mosque

Police were quick to say that they were not treating the incident as terror-related and believe it was an accident. Assistant Chief Constable Darren Best said: "At approximately 9.14am we received...

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Syrians fear new Raqqa turmoil once Islamic State is defeated

Syrians fear new Raqqa turmoil once Islamic State is defeated

The US-led coalition said the location was close to where another pro-regime drone, which intelligence sources had also identified as Iranian, was shot down on June 8 after dropping bombs near coali...

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Iranian supreme leader leads Eid prayers in Tehran

Iranian supreme leader leads Eid prayers in Tehran

Eid-ul-Fitr translates as "the festival of breaking the fast" of Ramzan is being celebrated on Monday. Additionally, local and national Muslim leaders or prominent Muslims would be invited to attend. ...

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Travel ban, church-state case await action by Supreme Court

The Supreme Court enters its final week of work before a long summer hiatus with action expected on the Trump administration's travel ban and a decision due in a separation of church and state case ...

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Suspect sought in shooting of Rochester police officer

Suspect sought in shooting of Rochester police officer

Mayor Lovely Warren says Officer Nash has a 3-week-old daughter. Police did not release a description of the suspect, but are asking the public to call 911 or Crime Stoppers if they have any informa...

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Nevada Sen. Heller has serious concerns about GOP bill

Nevada Sen. Heller has serious concerns about GOP bill

Senate Republicans are painting the new plan as less austere than the House bill which, according to a forecast by the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO), would leave 23 million fewer pe...

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At least 20 held hostage in Mogadishu

At least 20 held hostage in Mogadishu

Al-Shabab claimed responsibility while the restaurant was under siege. At least 19 people were killed when Islamist attackers launched a vehicle bomb and gun attack on a busy hotel and adjacent rest...

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Qatar withdraws troops from Djibouti, Eritrea border

While Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz received on Tuesday a telephone call from Russian President Vladimir Putin to discuss the Gulf crisis, the U.S. Qatar , meanwhile, h...

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Trump accuses Obama of inaction over Russia's election meddling

Tweeting that Obama knew far ahead of the election about the Russian meddling in the election but did nothing, suggests that he may have finally come to terms with what multiple intelligence agenci...

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Gatland concerned by targeting of Lions scrum-half Murray

Gatland concerned by targeting of Lions scrum-half Murray

If George can come out on top then that will push him up the selection pecking order. "It is a test of character". "So the onus is on us as a side to go out, put in a good performance and hopefu...

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North Korea denies torturing United States student, calls death a mystery

The KCNA news agency Friday said that Warmbier was treated in accordance with domestic law and said that allegations that he may have been tortured during almost 18 months in detention were "groundl...

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North Korea dismiss Moon call for united Pyeongchang team

He also proposed forming a joint women's hockey team. As for moving some skiing races to Masikryong, Chang said, "As an Olympic expert, (I think) it's a bit late". The 32 North Korean athletes atten...

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Grenfell Tower: Theresa May Apologises To Victims For 'Failure Of The State'

The government has so far handed out a total of £202,000 to 180 families who were directly affected by the Grenfell Tower fire . The "Hello" singer showed up with snacks for the firefighters who ta...

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More than 100 missing after landslide buries village in China

Rescue workers in southwestern China have recovered several bodies as hopes fade in the search for 93 other people missing after a massive landslide buried down a mountain village. "Just after we ...

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Romania: president, political parties in talks over new PM

Romania: president, political parties in talks over new PM

Tudose was officially validated as proposal for the Prime Minister office by the National Executive Committee convention of the PSD. The proposal of the two-party ruling coalition will submit to Pre...

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Black gun owners worried by acquittal in Castile shooting

Black gun owners worried by acquittal in Castile shooting

Yanez initially pulled Castile over for a non-working brake light. "Taking another person's life is the most extreme action a police officer can take, and consequently new standards are needed to ...

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Second NoKor soldier defects to South Korea

Second NoKor soldier defects to South Korea

Seoul's unification ministry said Friday more than $61,000 was provided in support from the "South-North Cooperation Fund" for the "North Korean taekwondo demonstration team", including airfare and a...

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Dozens of tourists missing after boat sinks in Colombia

Videos posted on social media showed motorboats coming to the aid of passengers on the upper decks as the boat rocked from side to side. The Almirante, a four-deck vessel, was taking visitors on a t...

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Second N Korean soldier defects to S Korea in a month

At the opening of the World Taekwondo Championships in Muju over the weekend, President Moon Jae-in welcomed the North Korean Taekwondo team and its delegates, and called on the two Koreas to on...

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Brussels Bomb Suspect Identified as Moroccan from Molenbeek Previously 'Known to Police'

Authorities reported no casualties, apart from the attacker who was killed in the confrontation. Broadcaster RTL quoted Fires Services spokesman Pierre Meys confirming that some kind of an explosion...

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Philando Castile warned officer he was armed, video shows

This footage overlaps with what we saw previous year, when Diamond Reynolds started filming for Facebook Live as Castile was dying. The dashcam video is around 10 minutes long. What follow...

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Turkey president Erdogan backs Qatar

The demands were presented by Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates, which had earlier imposed a diplomatic and trade embargo on Qatar , through the Emir of Kuwait, who is mediati...

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Protesters in central Seoul demand withdrawal of U.S. missiles

Protesters in central Seoul demand withdrawal of U.S. missiles

The Hyunmoo-2 ballistic missile has an estimated range of 800 kilometers, easily reaches over North Korea's territory, and will be deployed after two more tests. However, the Chinese Foreign Ministr...

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USA college student released by North Korea arrives in Ohio

USA college student released by North Korea arrives in Ohio

Tillerson said the department would have no further comment on Warmbier and his condition, citing privacy concerns. Former NBA star Dennis Rodman thanked a digital currency for the marijuana indus...

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Father Of Recently Released North Korean Prisoner Feels

Father Of Recently Released North Korean Prisoner Feels "Relief" And "Anger"

Otto returned home to the U.S.in a coma and had to be carried off a plane and transported to a hospital. Today, his doctors in the US revealed that Warmbier has a severe neurological injury. He ...

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