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Iraq announces start of air campaign against Daesh in Tal Afar

Iraq announces start of air campaign against Daesh in Tal Afar

Iraqi warplanes carried out air strikes Tuesday against Islamic State group positions in Tal Afar in preparation for a ground assault to retake the town near the Syrian border, the military said. "Pre...

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Taliban insurgents killed by security forces in Afghanistan

Taliban insurgents killed by security forces in Afghanistan

Written in a tone of negotiation, the Taliban asked Trump to study the "historical mistakes" of his predecessors and to withdraw troops from Afghanistan completely. "American youth are not born to be ...

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China Bans North Korean Coal, Iron and Seafood Imports

China Bans North Korean Coal, Iron and Seafood Imports

China will halt iron, iron ore and seafood imports from North Korea starting Tuesday, the Chinese commerce ministry said on its website, following through on new United Nations sanctions after USA pr...

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Boycott hotel in Switzerland for posting anti-Semitic signs !

Boycott hotel in Switzerland for posting anti-Semitic signs !

One note was placed on the refrigerator at the Aparthaus Paradeis hotel, while the other was tacked to the entrance to the hotel pool. The sign read in broken English: "To our Jewish guests، men wom...

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White Supremacist Charlottesville Rally Organizer Flees From Counterprotesters

White Supremacist Charlottesville Rally Organizer Flees From Counterprotesters

The Challenger driver fled the scene but was later stopped and identified as James Alex Fields , 20, of Ohio. He also was charged with three counts of malicious wounding and one count of hit-and-run....

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Meteor shower to be visible in Qatar

Meteor shower to be visible in Qatar

Even though there has been a lot of chatter about the upcoming solar eclipse , if you've found a new love for astronomy, you'll love to hear that this weekend - the Perseid Meteor Shower peaks. Bri...

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U.S. national security adviser assures war with N. Korea isn't imminent

U.S. national security adviser assures war with N. Korea isn't imminent

Pressed on his "nothing imminent" statement, Pompeo said: "What I'm talking about is, I've heard folks talking about that we have been on the cusp of a nuclear war ". Russian Federation said the ...

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I Can Play With Alexandre Lacazette - Olivier Giroud

I Can Play With Alexandre Lacazette - Olivier Giroud

However, despite the competition for places at Arsenal having moved up a notch this summer, Giroud confirmed his intention to remain in the English capital and fight for his place this season follow...

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Google celebrates with Independence day with a parliament themed doodle

Google celebrates with Independence day with a parliament themed doodle

The page further adds, "The 90-year independence movement was a campaign marked by both peaceful endurance and unwavering patriotism, shaping a strong sense of national identity for the people of ...

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Amid N.Korea tensions, China appoints new special envoy

Amid N.Korea tensions, China appoints new special envoy

As reported by the New York Times , Trump's strong "fire and fury" words unleashed against North Korea were spoken from Trump's golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey. Section 301 of the Trade Act of 19...

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China Pressures Traders Not to Buy N. Korean Iron Ore

China Pressures Traders Not to Buy N. Korean Iron Ore

The 2010 U.S. cable reported that South Korea's then vice foreign minister Chun Yung-woo believed Mr Wu only retained his position as China's lead negotiator after North Korean lobbying, and this was ...

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Details emerging about upcoming Boston rally as fallout continues from Virginia violence

Details emerging about upcoming Boston rally as fallout continues from Virginia violence

He urged any groups considering such a rally to abandon their plans - or push back the rally to another time, saying the wounds from Virginia are too fresh. "I do think it is important for us to be mi...

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Holborn Tube station evacuated after loud bang and smoke fills platform

Holborn Tube station evacuated after loud bang and smoke fills platform

An emergency evacuation is underway from Holborn Tube station with a Tannoy announcement stating: "Would Inspector Sands please go to the operations room immediately". Last week, two people were tak...

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Charlottesville victim Heather Heyer was a champion for others, dad says

Charlottesville victim Heather Heyer was a champion for others, dad says

Friends and family are mourning the death of a protester and two Virginia state troopers who died Saturday in Charlottesville, where a vehicle plowed into a group of people protesting a white nationa...

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Nitish Kumar-led JD(U) suspends 21 members over anti-party activities

Among those suspended includes former minister Ramai Ram, former MP Arjun Rai and former MLA Rajkishor Sinha. Ali Anwar, a JD (U) Rajya Sabha member and one of the prominent Muslim faces in the party,...

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Twitter users are revealing the identities of Charlottesville white supremacist protestors

Twitter users are revealing the identities of Charlottesville white supremacist protestors

Twitter only suspends accounts if the poster includes private information like a phone number, social security number or home address. "They are not hiding behind their hoods", he said. "To me, that...

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Tropical Storm Gert strengthens in the Atlantic Ocean

Tropical Storm Gert strengthens in the Atlantic Ocean

The storm system was moving north at 8 miles per hour. That's according to the newest advisory from the National Hurricane Center , which as of 11 p.m. The NHC warns that although Gert is no direct...

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Take cover, avoid bomb flash. Guam issues nuclear guidelines

Take cover, avoid bomb flash. Guam issues nuclear guidelines

They hold the US partly responsible, saying Trump's heated rhetoric is fueling the flames. Carlin also said it was unusual that North Korea issued a specific target threat for a test but he ad...

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Nawaz Sharif vows to provide houses to low income segment of society

Nawaz Sharif vows to provide houses to low income segment of society

The case will be heard by Justice Mamoon of the LHC. The lawyer responded that as per the Constitution, no one is allowed to say anything against judiciary and army. Nawaz Sharif made these comments...

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Take cover, avoid bomb flash. Guam issues nuclear guidelines

Take cover, avoid bomb flash. Guam issues nuclear guidelines

They hold the US partly responsible, saying Trump's heated rhetoric is fueling the flames. Carlin also said it was unusual that North Korea issued a specific target threat for a test but he ad...

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3.5 milllion North Koreans sign up to fight against US

3.5 milllion North Koreans sign up to fight against US

The warning came after President Trump said the United States would respond with " fire and fury " to any threat from North Korea . "This isn't anything new", the official added. As the USA a...

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North Korea crisis sparks calls for Seoul to build nukes

In a call with Trump on Saturday in Asia, Chinese President Xi Jinping called for all sides to maintain restraint and avoid inflammatory comments. Experts said that North Korea is likely to cont...

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Central Intelligence Agency chief says 'nothing imminent' in US-N.Korea standoff

Central Intelligence Agency chief says 'nothing imminent' in US-N.Korea standoff

On Tuesday, Trump threatened to rain "fire and fury" on the Hermit Kingdom, which prompted a swift response from the North, which threatened to bomb Guam , a U.S. Pyongyang's saber rattling comes...

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Beyond bluster, US, N. Korea in regular contact

Beyond bluster, US, N. Korea in regular contact

Mattis said Monday that Washington would be able to determine " within moments " after launch whether or not a North Korean missile was headed for USA territory, including Guam . Tensions between t...

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Microsoft announces two new Azure regions in Australia

Microsoft announces two new Azure regions in Australia

Microsoft has revealed plans to launch two new hyperscale cloud regions for the Australian government through two data centres in Canberra. "This announcement builds on recent news that dozens of ...

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UNI basketball: Panthers draw SMU in Atlantis opener

UNI basketball: Panthers draw SMU in Atlantis opener

The Panthers will begin the eight-team tourney against SMU at 8:30 p.m. CST on Wednesday, Nov. 22. The victor will play the victor of the North Carolina State-Arizona game. The tournament, which takes...

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Train derails outside London Waterloo station

Train derails outside London Waterloo station

Witnesses report seeing paramedics, police, firefighters and engineers rushing to the scene. South West trains tweeted this morning urging travellers to stay away because of the "operational inciden...

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David Warner hit in neck by Josh Hazlewood bouncer, immediately retires hurt

David Warner hit in neck by Josh Hazlewood bouncer, immediately retires hurt

In January this year, the ICC had even implemented new regulations, ensuring that global cricketers wear helmets adhering to the listed standards (the new helmets have a smaller gap between the crown ...

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Former spy chief: Denuclearized North Korea not in the cards

Former spy chief: Denuclearized North Korea not in the cards

Mattis said that the United States military would be able to determine "within moments" after launch whether or not a North Korean missile was headed for USA territory, including Guam. Mattis's commen...

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Unauthorised Drone Lands On HMS Queen Elizabeth

Unauthorised Drone Lands On HMS Queen Elizabeth

He said he took a photograph on the deck and then took off again. Photographs of the flight deck taken while the drone was landed were also featured by media outlets including the BBC and MailO...

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Abe, Trump reaffirm importance of halting North Korean missile launches

Abe, Trump reaffirm importance of halting North Korean missile launches

He does, however, send ritual offerings on August 15th and during the shrine's twice yearly festivals. The indigenous Shinto religious shrine has for decades been a flashpoint for criticism by count...

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Canary security system gains two-way audio feature, faster streaming, & web app

Canary security system gains two-way audio feature, faster streaming, & web app

Located at my.canary.is , the new feature allows you to stream live video and view recorded events from a desktop or mobile browser. Canary Talk requires a paid membership which unlocks extende...

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Centre asks states to deport Rohingyas

Centre asks states to deport Rohingyas

Kiren Rijiju, a high-profile minister in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government, said in an interview on the weekend that all of an estimated 40,000 Rohingya Muslims are illegal refugees even those...

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United States has 'no interest' in NKorea regime change: Mattis, Tillerson

United States has 'no interest' in NKorea regime change: Mattis, Tillerson

As tensions rose world wide over Trump's North Korea threat, General Kim Rak Gyom of North Korea poked fun at the American president for golfing while failing to "grasp the ongoing grave situation" ...

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President Trump Denounces The Violence In Charlottesville

President Trump Denounces The Violence In Charlottesville

The outrage over Trump's reaction to the Charlottesville violence added to a litany of problems for the president. He is in Washington for a day of meetings and work, interrupting his August vacatio...

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Anti-Semitic Signs in Switzerland Hotel Ask Jews to Shower Before & After Swimming

Anti-Semitic Signs in Switzerland Hotel Ask Jews to Shower Before & After Swimming

The sign read in broken English: "To our Jewish guests، men women and children، please take a shower before you go swimming and also after swimming". "If you break the rules، I'm forced to close the...

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Trump Attacks Merck Chief Kenneth Frazier for Quitting Advisory Panel

Trump Attacks Merck Chief Kenneth Frazier for Quitting Advisory Panel

Oliver went on to press the point that Trump's refusal to call out white supremacists is problematic for a number of reasons, one of which being that these radical factions have been vocal supporter...

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Trump's Approval Rating Sinks to Lowest Level Yet After Charlottesville Violence

Trump's Approval Rating Sinks to Lowest Level Yet After Charlottesville Violence

Trump's disapproval rating has topped the 60-percent plateau to 61 percent. According to Gallup's daily tracker of Trump's approval rating, only 34% of Americans approve of the work the president...

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Friend raises $225000 in memory of woman killed in attack

Friend raises $225000 in memory of woman killed in attack

He said that he challenged Fields' point of view as a teacher, and that the two had many private discussions on the subject of Nazis. "I only overheard him talking about things like Nazi stuff and h...

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Venezuelan president's son threatens to 'take White House' with guns

Venezuelan president's son threatens to 'take White House' with guns

The visits will not only focus on marshaling support for Venezuelan democracy, but trade and bipartisan ties. It must be hopefully a democratic transition. The rebuke from Washington's most loyal ally...

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