Apple Starts Busy Week With New iPhone Launch

Apple is hosting members of the press at its headquarters in Cupertino, Calif., on March 21, in order to show off some new products. The tech giant is expected to launch the 4-inch iPhone SE, a 9.7-inch iPad Pro, an iPad Air and possibly an upgraded ... More..

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North Korea leader says will soon conduct nuclear warhead test
by | Monday, March 21, 2016

North Korea leader says will soon conduct nuclear warhead test

The North, which has conducted four nuclear tests, also claims to have successfully tested a hydrogen bomb in January, but most experts said the blast was too small to back up the assertion. State media on Frid...More..

by | Monday, March 21, 2016

Kasich takes Ohio; Trump, Clinton win 3 states each

In any case, Clinton is still short of the necessary 2,383 delegates - a majority - to win the nomination. Republican presidential candidate Ohio Gov. The Texas senator needs to claim roughly 75 percent of ...More..

Majority of Russian warplanes left Syria
by | Monday, March 21, 2016

Majority of Russian warplanes left Syria

To date, the High Negotiations Committee (HNC), the umbrella group for Syrian opposition factions locked in a five-year struggle with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, has produced a substantive paper with po...More..

Fresh off big win, Kasich to visit Villanova today
by | Sunday, March 20, 2016

Fresh off big win, Kasich to visit Villanova today

Trump prevailed in North Carolina and IL with support from a familiar group of voters for him. Rubio acknowledged the political tsunami he walked into this year and, much like Trump, said years of wayward G...More..

by | Sunday, March 20, 2016

After declaring autonomy, Syrian Kurds 'open to ties with Israel'

The move, which would expand an already existing system of self-administration, is likely to anger Turkey which is wary of any bid by Syrian Kurds to solidify their autonomy and of their control of territory. T...More..

by | Sunday, March 20, 2016

Britain's Prince Harry begins 5-day official trip to Nepal

The prince was welcomed at Kathmandu airport by Nepali government officials on his first visit to the country, which comes as Nepal and Britain mark 200 years of joint relations. "I'm sure you hear this all t...More..

Clinton trains her gun at Trump
by | Sunday, March 20, 2016

Clinton trains her gun at Trump

But Trump's defeat to John Kasich in OH has made the former's detractors somewhat hopeful, according to media reports. In her victory speech in Florida, Clinton said she was "moving closer to securing the D...More..

Istanbul Bombing Kills at Least 4 and Wounds Dozens
by | Sunday, March 20, 2016

Istanbul Bombing Kills at Least 4 and Wounds Dozens

The PKK is looking to carry out attacks aggressively during the coming Newroz spring holiday, the official said. At least four people were killed as a result of the explosion, while a further 36 were injured ...More..

More Russian warplanes leave Syria
by | Saturday, March 19, 2016

More Russian warplanes leave Syria

Praising Assad for "his restraint, honest desire for peace and for his readiness for compromise and dialogue", Putin said the Russian demarche had sent a positive signal for all sides taking part in peace tal...More..

Investigatory Powers Bill moves forward after Labour, SNP abstain
by | Friday, March 18, 2016

Investigatory Powers Bill moves forward after Labour, SNP abstain

He insisted that there would be "no blank cheque" for its passage through the Commons. Joanna Cherry QC MP, the SNP's justice spokesperson , said her party supports "targeted suspicion based surveillance w...More..

by | Friday, March 18, 2016

Lifetime ISA: what it is and how it works

The Isa will be available from April 2017. The Help to Buy Isa scheme, which is slightly less generous than the new Isa, is due to end in November 2019. "We'll have to wait until after the Referendum to see i...More..

by | Friday, March 18, 2016

Florida Shipping Blood To Puerto Rico Where Zika Cases Are Rising

More than a dozen cases of sexual transmission in the United States and France, and one case of suspected transmission through a blood transfusion in Brazil, raise questions about other ways that Zika may sprea...More..

Putin: Russia can rebuild Syria forces in 'a few hours'
by | Friday, March 18, 2016

Putin: Russia can rebuild Syria forces in 'a few hours'

He also said the Syrian army would continue its offensive on Palmyra and drive out the IS forces controlling it. The Russian president voiced hopes that the partial withdrawal of his forces from Syria wou...More..

GOP leaders grapple with grudgingly accepting Trump
by | Friday, March 18, 2016

GOP leaders grapple with grudgingly accepting Trump

The convention is traditionally guided by the rules of parliamentary procedure in the House of Representatives, which is confusing even to many people familiar with it and utterly impenetrable to those who ar...More..

Conservative leaders gather to ponder stopping Donald Trump
by | Friday, March 18, 2016

Conservative leaders gather to ponder stopping Donald Trump

And there is no indication that Trump's two remaining rivals, Texas Sen. But the Republican establishment's bid to stop him may have come too late as a field of candidates that once included Trump and 1...More..

by | Thursday, March 17, 2016

US oil rises 2%, adding to gains after supplier meeting agreed

Iran has said it would not join the effort until its own crude production reached pre-sanction levels of 4.0 million barrels per day, about double its current output. Even if the talks happen, the meeting's age...More..

by | Thursday, March 17, 2016

Nationalists strong, Merkel party disappoints in German vote

Three German states were voting Sunday in the first significant political test since the country saw a massive influx of migrants. More than 12 million Germans are to vote in the southwestern states of Baden-...More..

by | Thursday, March 17, 2016

Trump Says 'We'd Have Riots' If He's Denied Nomination

Of the 493 who endorsed a candidate so far, just 26 - or five percent - said they would back Sanders, according to AP's survey. The Wall Street Journal says Rubio's defeat represents the rejection of a polit...More..

Oil prices rise slightly as oversupply concerns mount again
by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Oil prices rise slightly as oversupply concerns mount again

Iran's oil minister Bijan Zanganeh said on Sunday the country has no interest in any deal that would curb output to stabilize prices until Iran can get back to four million barrels a day - about twice what it n...More..

by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Iran's foreign minister defends ballistic missile test

There's also nothing, experts here say, in UN Security Council Resolution 2231 from July 2015 that expressly proscribes development and testing of the nuclear-capable missiles Tehran launched to much fanf...More..

by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Korea's Kim warns of impending nuclear and rocket tests

The North, has conducted four nuclear tests, and also the hydrogen bomb in January which they claim that it was successful. The remarks were created by Ellie as he watched an effectively simulated check of at...More..

by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

North Korea threatens fifth nuclear test, defying UN

An artificial quake occurred in North Korea Wednesday, presumably due to a blast, South Korea's meteorological agency said. Park also ordered the relevant South Korean government ministries to develop and enfor...More..

State Health Officials Confirm First Case of West Virginian with Zika Virus
by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

State Health Officials Confirm First Case of West Virginian with Zika Virus

An estimated 40 million USA travelers went to Zika outbreak destinations a year ago, including about a half million pregnant women, CDC officials estimate. For those who become ill, the most common symptoms of ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Israel demands world powers punish Iran for missile tests

Russia's move to begin withdrawing from Syria should be seen as a positive sign for the ceasefire, Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Tuesday. Asked whether this could trigger sanctions from the...More..

by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

North Korea to test nuclear warhead

A KCNA report earlier this month said North Korea claims to have miniaturized nuclear warheads to fit on ballistic missiles. South Korea's defence ministry said there was no indications of activities at the...More..

North Korean leader says to soon conduct nuclear and missile tests
by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

North Korean leader says to soon conduct nuclear and missile tests

The restrictions come in response to North Korea's fourth nuclear test on January 6 and long-range missile launch on February 7. The foreign ministers of South Korea and China discussed the new sanctions ag...More..

by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Iran, Australia confer on expanding parliamentary ties

The U.S, she said, called the launch "dangerous, destabilising, and provocative given the multiple, interrelated conflicts in the Middle East". But since resolution 2231 provides for the termination of the...More..

by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

A look at the delegate math for Clinton, Sanders on Tuesday

Trump's rallies Friday in St. Louis and Saturday in Kansas City were repeatedly interrupted by protesters. She said last week that he was sympathetic in the past to ideas espoused by socialist dictators, and se...More..

by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

First case of Zika reported in Kansas

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention visited the island on Tuesday as federal officials stepped up efforts to help prevent the spread of Zika in Puerto Rico. "Zika is still evolving, we're still learning ...More..

by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Iran says can't force asylum seekers in Australia home

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called for boosting bilateral cooperation with Australia in the battle against terrorism and extremism . The missiles, capable of reaching Iran's archenemy Isra...More..

by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Russian Federation opposes United Nations sanctions on Iran over missile tests

He reiterated that Moscow doesn't consider Iran's launches as violations of resolution 2231 as it provides for no direct ban on such activities but only calls on Teheran to refrain from it. "These were created ...More..

by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Brent and WTI crude: Oil prices fall into the red

However, in order to reach the desired goal of four million barrels per day, the country's oil industry needs a huge amount of investment. OPEC members and non-OPEC producers are likely to meet again in mid...More..

Crude Oil Prices Slide, But Fundamentals Remains Strong
by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Crude Oil Prices Slide, But Fundamentals Remains Strong

The International Energy Agency said prices have been supported by easing supply around the globe, but cautioned that the recent rally might not be sustainable as the demand outlook remains uncertain. Oil com...More..

by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Test confirms Missouri traveler infected with Zika virus — CDC

Though the Zika virus was discovered in 1947, there is very little known about how it works and its potential health implications, especially among pregnant women. Zika has been linked to numerous cases of...More..

by | Monday, March 14, 2016

Syria peace talks 'a moment of truth — United Nations envoy

In Damascus, Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem said that President Bashar Al-Assad is a red line, not to be crossed and that he belongs to the people of Syria. De Mistura did not mention whether Kurdish lea...More..

Government drops plans to extend Sunday trading hours
by | Thursday, March 10, 2016

Government drops plans to extend Sunday trading hours

However Labour and the unions have argued that it would lead to an erosion of shop workers' pay and conditions across the United Kingdom while the Church of England has also voiced concern about the impact of t...More..

by | Wednesday, March 09, 2016

Bachmann: Obama 'classless' for missing Nancy Reagan's funeral

Reagan died of congestive heart failure Sunday in Bel Air at age 94, leaving behind friends and memories from the Coachella Valley. Earlier, a motorcade brought the casket to the library from a funeral home i...More..

by | Wednesday, March 09, 2016

Pakistan's World T20 match with India moved to Kolkata over security fears

It has been taken following a consultation with the Board of Control for Cricket in India, the relevant state associations, the ICC and BCCI security consultants", the ICC chief added. "We can't just ask the ...More..

Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron compete in tire-shrugging contest on Baywatch set
by | Wednesday, March 09, 2016

Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron compete in tire-shrugging contest on Baywatch set

But what's the point in having all those muscles if you don't show them off every now and then? "Production for the day has ended, all the extras are going home and the sun's going down", The Rock captions....More..