Massive US bomb death toll rises to 94

Afghan Defence Ministry spokesman Dawlat Waziri said no civilians were harmed in the massive blast that targeted a network of caves and tunnels that had been heavily mined. The official said use of the weapon had nothing to do with sending a message ... More..

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by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Pence: Era of strategic patience with North Korea over

While Trump has employed tough rhetoric in response to North Korea's recent missile tests , the new USA president's options appear limited in dealing with a challenge that has vexed his Oval Office predecessor...More..

South Korea: North Korea missile test ends in failure
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

South Korea: North Korea missile test ends in failure

Meanwhile, Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe reiterated his believe that pressure, not only dialogue, is necessary in dealing with North Korea's missile and nuclear threat. Along with the deployment of the USA ...More..

Small plane crashes next to Lisbon-area supermarket; 5 dead
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Small plane crashes next to Lisbon-area supermarket; 5 dead

Portuguese media say the victims were the pilot, three passengers and a lorry driver, whose vehicle was hit. Officials said that the crash happened amid clear skies and a light wind. Authorities are yet to publ...More..

BC election: Key developments from Day Three on the campaign trail
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

BC election: Key developments from Day Three on the campaign trail

BC Liberal Leader Christy Clark criticized the NDP's proposal, saying a renter's credit would line the pockets of wealthy tenants who live in penthouses in downtown Vancouver. Both Horgan and Robertson call f...More..

Bellagio Hotel Fire shuts down Las Vegas strip
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Bellagio Hotel Fire shuts down Las Vegas strip

Firefighters managed to quickly extinguish the fire that broke out late Thursday night in the roof of the boutique wing of the famous Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas. Las Vegas Boulevard was briefly closed as a res...More..

Jury begin 6th day of deliberations in Aaron Hernandez trial
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Jury begin 6th day of deliberations in Aaron Hernandez trial

He was acquitted Friday of murder, armed assault with intent to murder and other charges but was convicted of a gun charge. The judge sentenced him to an additional four to five years in prison, separate from h...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Iran's Incumbent President Registers To Run In May Elections

Human rights campaigners say there have been few, if any, moves to bring about greater social freedoms as Rouhani's main focus has been boosting the sanctions-damaged economy. According to the Associated Press...More..

'Misdirected' strike in Syria kills 18 allied fighters, U.S. military says
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

'Misdirected' strike in Syria kills 18 allied fighters, U.S. military says

In his remarks after the meeting, Tillerson agreed that the USA and Russian Federation "share a common view" in some areas related to Syria . Donald Trump spoke last night to Xi Jinping, the Chinese presiden...More..

Seeking to salvage ties, US and Russia agree on Syria probe
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Seeking to salvage ties, US and Russia agree on Syria probe

Last week, the USA responded to a chemical attack on civilians by Assad forces by launching missiles against a regime air base thought to have been used in the attack, which killed at least 100 civilians. But L...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Bashar al-Assad says army 'gave up' all chemical weapons

Washington said that account was not credible, and rebels have denied it. The UK result confirmed earlier testing by Turkish authorities that concluded that sarin had been used for the first time on a large...More..

Iraq says Islamic State has lost most of the land it seized
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Iraq says Islamic State has lost most of the land it seized

At the height of its power, the group controlled about 40 percent of Iraq, joint operations command spokesman Brigadier General Yahya Rasool told a news conference. Coalition and Iraqi airstrikes have resul...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

G-7 ministers aim to press Russia to stop backing Assad

Meanwhile, the USA has vowed to keep up the pressure on Syria. Before the statement's release, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani denounced the "flagrant USA aggression on Syria". The intensive diplomatic actio...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Zuma warns against racism resurgence in S

But opponents led by the main opposition party Democratic Alliance (DA) believe a recent cabinet reshuffle that led to the dismissal of respected finance minister Pravin Gordhan may have angered enough ANC me...More..

Rapper Chief Keef Detained After Police Find Sizzurp In His Car
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Rapper Chief Keef Detained After Police Find Sizzurp In His Car

According to TMZ , the 21-year-old rapper was driving a green Maclaren somewhere in Miami, when a guy in Chief's passenger seat got out and handed off some weed to another vehicle. Upon further inspection of Ke...More..

Yogi Adityanath govt transfers 20 IAS officers in 1st bureaucratic reshuffle
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Yogi Adityanath govt transfers 20 IAS officers in 1st bureaucratic reshuffle

Reacting to the claims of Sharma, president of Rashtriya Kisan Manch Shekhar Dixit said the Yogi Adityanath government must tell the people of UP as to what has it done for farmers in the last 20-25 days. If th...More..

UP govt to take views of Muslim women on triple talaq issue
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

UP govt to take views of Muslim women on triple talaq issue

The recent statement has been made two days after the Muslim Personal Law Board claimed to have got 3.5 crore forms from the Muslim women across India in favour of triple talaq and Shariyat. Describing tripl...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

During border visit, Sessions outlines immigration plan

Acknowledging the decrease in border crossings last month, which was the lowest monthly figure for at least 17 years Sessions says, he told prosecutors that he wants to redouble efforts on enforcement to re...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

North Korea fires ballistic missile into its eastern waters

Secretary Commerce Wilbur Ross said the most significant part of the summit was President Xi's agreement to a 100-day plan for trade talks aimed at boosting USA exports and reducing China's trade surplus with W...More..

Russia's Lavrov and US Tillerson spoke by phone about situation in Syria
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Russia's Lavrov and US Tillerson spoke by phone about situation in Syria

The Kremlin said in a statement Rouhani also spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin by phone. An aide to Johnson said: "It is a shame the Lib Dems would rather snipe and be silly when the United Stat...More..

U.S. playing terrorism game in Syria, Russian foreign minister tells Tillerson
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

U.S. playing terrorism game in Syria, Russian foreign minister tells Tillerson

President Donald Trump's airstrikes on Syria in retaliation for a chemical attack the US blames on President Bashar Assad were a sharp reversal from his opposition to Syrian intervention during the presidenti...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

2 adults dead, 2 kids shot at California school

Jonathan Martinez , the 8-year-old, was airlifted to a hospital and died soon after arriving, Burguan said. The gunman was identified as Sedrick Anderson , 53, of San Bernardino and his wife was identified...More..

Malala Yousafzai made UN Messenger of Peace
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Malala Yousafzai made UN Messenger of Peace

Last month, Ms Yousafzai said she had received an offer to study politics, philosophy and economics at a United Kingdom university, on condition of achieving three As in her A-levels. Yousafzai conversed with y...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Court rules Alabama impeachment can move forward

Bentley has vowed to stay in office despite growing calls for his resignation. Special Counsel Jack Sharman plans to release a 100-page report Friday afternoon that includes thousands of pages of exhibits. Th...More..

North Korea blasts USA strikes on Syria, says justify nukes: state media
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

North Korea blasts USA strikes on Syria, says justify nukes: state media

North Korea has long claimed that the United States is preparing to conduct similar precision strikes against its territory or even launch an all-out invasion. Japanese officials later revealed that one of the ...More..

Brexit: EU's Tusk to issue negotiation guidelines
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Brexit: EU's Tusk to issue negotiation guidelines

There are a number of key issues to be negotiated with the other 27 members of the union before the United Kingdom officially leaves. But once there is a tentative consensus between the two sides on major topic...More..

Syria's allies pledge to retaliate after USA airstrike
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Syria's allies pledge to retaliate after USA airstrike

The destruction of ISIS is still the primary goal of USA policy in Syria , Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Sunday. "I think that the strategy [Tillerson] seems to be outlining is based on assumptions tha...More..

4 powerful quakes rattle Batangas, Metro Manila
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

4 powerful quakes rattle Batangas, Metro Manila

In Quezon, Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Action Officer Henry Buzar said the province felt a 2.8 magnitude shaker at 3:09 p.m., 2.9 magnitude at 3:10 p.m. "Let us not forward information from unverified so...More..

USA soldier killed in anti-IS operations in Afghanistan
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

USA soldier killed in anti-IS operations in Afghanistan

Those operations are sometimes carried out in conjunction with Afghan forces. The Afghan Taliban, which is trying to overthrow the US -backed government in Kabul , is fiercely opposed to ISIS and the two hav...More..

Tomi Lahren Claims Glenn Beck Fired Her for Pro-Choice Views
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Tomi Lahren Claims Glenn Beck Fired Her for Pro-Choice Views

In the suit, Lahren also claims she has been harmed by the fact that she can not access her Facebook page , where she has 4.2 million followers. Lahren's claim stems from reports that she and her shows were ...More..

Tornado Swirls Across National Mall In D.C.
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Tornado Swirls Across National Mall In D.C.

Though it only lasted for about three minutes, the tornado carved a 2.7 mile long path of damage that was 200 yards across at its widest point. No injuries were reported. A Sunday morning storm flipped a Breaux...More..

Republican Congresswoman Believes Bannon's 'Days Are Numbered' in White House
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Republican Congresswoman Believes Bannon's 'Days Are Numbered' in White House

People's Pundit Daily has confirmed the report . And it was just as shocking to learn this week that Bannon had been removed from said council. Jared Kushner, the slimy little weasel now embroiled in a dud...More..

North Korea test-fires missile into sea ahead of Trump-Xi summit
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

North Korea test-fires missile into sea ahead of Trump-Xi summit

China fears a North Korean regime collapse would lead to a refugee crisis and may bring the US military presence closer to its borders. The administration has made it clear that any threat to the USA and its ...More..

McConnell reaches out to Romney about possible Senate bid
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

McConnell reaches out to Romney about possible Senate bid

The Atlantic cited six sources who said Romney has been talking with people in Utah and Washington, D.C., about running for the seat now occupied by Republican Orrin Hatch. A long-time adviser to Romney told C...More..

Police fire pepper spray at opposition march in Venezuela
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Police fire pepper spray at opposition march in Venezuela

Security forces block a street using riot shields and pepper spray during an opposition rally in Caracas , Venezuela April 4, 2017. Since Tuesday, anti-government demonstrators have been attacking National G...More..