Spain: King expected to call on PM to form govt, end impasse

Rajoy said on Tuesday he was aware of the difficulties a minority government would face and conceded that a stable government would require dialogue and deals with other parties. The timing would pave the way for a first vote on Thursday and a second... More..

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Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Speak at the Al Smith Charity Dinner
by | Monday, October 24, 2016

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Speak at the Al Smith Charity Dinner

My wife, Melania, gives the exact same speech. But when he said she was so corrupt she got booted off the Watergate commission, boos rang out. Clinton went up right after Trump , and then delivered a spe...More..

by | Monday, October 24, 2016

Best and Worst Jokes From Trump, Clinton at White-Tie Affair

Jackson said although young people may feel they are choosing between the lesser of two evils, voting is still necessary. The GOP nominee seems to be admitting that he is losing. Donald Trump painted an inacc...More..

Syrian army and Russian jets halt Aleppo bombardment for second day
by | Monday, October 24, 2016

Syrian army and Russian jets halt Aleppo bombardment for second day

Syria's army and Russian Federation have called on residents and rebels in besieged eastern Aleppo to quit the city and depart for other insurgent-held districts under a promise of safe travel. The Observatory ...More..

Troops shoot Palestinian throwing rocks in West Bank
by | Sunday, October 23, 2016

Troops shoot Palestinian throwing rocks in West Bank

There were 26 attacks in the capital in September, compared to 13 in August, the Shin Bet wrote in its monthly report for September published this week. Forces also detained a Palestinian bus driver from th...More..

Trump camp holds alternative to 'mainstream media' on Facebook
by | Sunday, October 23, 2016

Trump camp holds alternative to 'mainstream media' on Facebook

There were plenty of catchphrases, too: The words "Rudy Giuliani, America's Mayor" were used so often that I am convinced a Trump TV program with that title is already in the works. If it will be these things, ...More..

Turkish-backed Syrian opposition captures Dabiq from ISIS
by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Turkish-backed Syrian opposition captures Dabiq from ISIS

There are conflicting accounts of how hard the estimated 1,200 Islamic State jihadis in Dabiq fought to protect the town, with one rebel faction saying there were "fierce clashes" plus extensive work to clear...More..

by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

US Navy destroyer conducts operation in South China Sea

Navy Times first reported in July that US destroyers have been regularly stalking China's claims in the Spratly Islands and in the Paracels. China's Defence Ministry said two Chinese vessels warned the United...More..

by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Three-way tie for lead emerges following first round at CIMB Classic

Kuala Lumpur - Justin Thomas has a two shot lead after the second round of the CIMB Classic on Friday. Lahiri would've been level with Thomas had he parred the final hole but instead the Indian instead hit...More..

by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Turkish jets strike Syrian Kurdish militia targets

ET) is set to last for 11 hours. The Turkish air raid is being called a "major escalation", as the offensive to recapture the city of Mosul from ISIS is intensifying. Residents walk past buildings which were ...More..

Radical Islamic Terrorist Group Boko Haram Releases 21 Kidnapped Chibok Girls
by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Radical Islamic Terrorist Group Boko Haram Releases 21 Kidnapped Chibok Girls

This Day gathered that as many as 57 girls escaped nearly immediately in 2014, with one found months ago. The negotiation was brokered by the International Red Cross Society and the Swiss government, authori...More..

by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Iraqi general calls on Islamic State militants in Mosul to surrender

Monday, the U.S. Department of Defense asserted that coalition forces are "ahead of schedule" in the plan to retake Mosul from the Islamic State, also known as Daesh and the acronyms ISIS and ISIL. IS militants...More..

by | Friday, October 21, 2016

North Korea missile launch fails, says US and South Korea

Japan condemned the launch and said it would make a formal protest to the North through its embassy in Beijing. With the timing of its latest launch, Pyongyang may have hoped to propel itself back to the top o...More..

by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Old Trafford rises as Robin van Persie scores on return to Manchester

REFEREE: Benoit Bastien (FRA). Manchester United sandwich a Europa League tie against Fenerbahce between huge Premier League ties. Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has been reduced to a suppo...More..

Delta unveils new uniforms for 60000 frontline workers
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Delta unveils new uniforms for 60000 frontline workers

Can airline employee uniforms be sleek, hip, stylish and functional at the same time? One-thousand "employee ambassadors" will test out the uniforms starting in December and suggest tweaks before the gear r...More..

India, US will be best of friends, if I am elected
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

India, US will be best of friends, if I am elected

The non-profit was founded previous year by Shalabh "Shalli" Kumar, an Indian-born businessman now based in IL who has donated more than $1 million to Republican candidates, including Trump, this election cycle...More..

by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

China backs Brics nations despite global uncertainty

A mindset that loudly proclaims that terrorism is justified for political gains. The Goa Declaration lauded the work of the BRICS Joint Working Group on Counter-Terrorism, which met in New Delhi just last...More..

Nintendo To Showcase A Preview Trailer For The NX Tomorrow Morning
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Nintendo To Showcase A Preview Trailer For The NX Tomorrow Morning

A preview trailer will run at http://www.nintendo.com/ as Nintendo's preliminary announcement of information for the platform. There is no way the NX is going to stand up against Sony's PlayStation 5 or Mic...More..

by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Clinton, Trump tax plans are 'mirror images'

When considering corporate taxes, Clinton is dedicated to stopping inversion, Kennedy said , which is when companies relocate to other countries to pay less taxes. With added interest, the Trump plan would...More..

Did Indira or Maneckshaw go to a Shakha? - Congress asks Manohar Parrikar
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Did Indira or Maneckshaw go to a Shakha? - Congress asks Manohar Parrikar

The hashtags #IndiaAshmedOfParrikar and #ParrikarInsultsArmy were attached to several such tweets. He went on to criticise the politicians asking for the proof of surgical strikes carried out by the special c...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Ethiopia government unveils rules for state of emergency

The Ethiopian prime minister declared last week that the death toll in the Oromia region has reached at least 170, while another 120 have died in Amhara since the beginning of the protests. A western diplomat t...More..

India enables deal to curb planet-warming coolants
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

India enables deal to curb planet-warming coolants

The clause that makes this deal fair for all members involved, is that developing nations have been given a longer timeframe in which to freeze their use of the damaging gases. HFCs are a powerful, short-lived ...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Turkish President Erdogan to Iraqi Prime Minister Abadi: 'Know your place'

Abadi was elected in 2014 with the support of Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric, Ali al-Sistani, on a pledge to fight corruption, reform the government and defeat Islamic State. Turkey's army has launched an ambitious ...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Canadian Politician Jim Prentice, 3 Others Die in Plane Crash

Prentice was aboard a small aircraft that disappeared from radar shortly after takeoff from Kelowna en route to Springbank. Bill Yearwood, who's with the Transportation Safety Board, confirmed Friday that the...More..

Guptas respond to Gordhan's 'flawed' affidavit
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Guptas respond to Gordhan's 'flawed' affidavit

On Monday, News24 published the full list of 72 transactions reported as suspicious or unusual as they did not relate to "any apparent legitimate business transactions" involving the Guptas and their comp...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

The Gateses, Tim Cook on list for Clinton's veep

What do former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates, Vermont Sen. The email includes 39 names, including Elizabeth Warren , Cory Booker, Michael Bloomberg , Bernie Sanders, Melinda Gates , and Starbucks CEO Howard Sc...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Police investigating 'killer clowns' warn of more incidents as Halloween approaches

Some of the clowns have reportedly been spotted with weapons including knives and yesterday police reported that a teenager had been the victim of an attempted robbery in Tuffley at the hands of someone dresse...More..

Canada Takes to Social Media to Tell America It's Great
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Canada Takes to Social Media to Tell America It's Great

Some of the things Canadians say they admire about America are its federal parks, its diversity, jazz and Tupac Shakur. During one of the most interesting political elections in recent history, Republican pr...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Pause in Aleppo fighting not enough for aid

Tuesday, Shoigu said. Russian president Vladimir Putin's spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, said the halt in the airstrikes was a goodwill gesture to pave the way for Thursday's pause. U.S. State Department spokesman ...More..

Tears of joy as Chibok girls reunited with families
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Tears of joy as Chibok girls reunited with families

According to the AP, the government negotiated this release with Boko Haram to secure the girls' liberation. Some parents who met with the girls said they had reported that one of the schoolgirls in their gro...More..

by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Tesco and Unilever resolve price dispute

A Tesco spokesperson said: "We are now experiencing availability issues on a number of Unilever products". Unilever makes some of the most popular goods sold in this country, including Knorr soups, Lyons Tea, F...More..

After Karen, Philippines braces for Typhoon Haima
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

After Karen, Philippines braces for Typhoon Haima

Sarika passed through the Philippines' Luzon agricultural northern island, which also led to the evacuation of 40,000 people. A typhoon reaches a supertyphoon category if its winds hit more than 220 kph. Rapp...More..

Australia refugee camp 'amounts to torture': Amnesty
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Australia refugee camp 'amounts to torture': Amnesty

Refugees and asylum-seekers on Nauru have become the target of abuse by some of the local population, including by people in positions of authority. Children playing near the Refugee Processing Centre on Naur...More..

by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Poll shows majority in Philippines satisfied with Duterte

Lorenzana had earlier set a conciliatory tone, but on Friday Lorenzana said the value of US military aid to the Philippines was " not that much ", and the military could ask Congress to make up for a shortfall ...More..

by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Turkish troops to stay in Iraq despite Baghdad's objections

They have threatened to target the Turkish forces if they "insist on staying in Bashiqa or extend their presence in Mosul". The Arab League, from its part, supported Iraq's demands that Turkey respects th...More..