Russian military says it's ready to talk to United States about Aleppo

Mr O'Brien, the under-secretary-general for humanitarian affairs, told the UN Security Council Aleppo had descended into a "merciless abyss of humanitarian catastrophe unlike any we have witnessed in Syria". The ministry's spokeswoman, Maria Zakhar... More..

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Ag Adviser Explains Clinton Trade Position After Debate
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Ag Adviser Explains Clinton Trade Position After Debate

Trump said she had praised the deal "and then you heard what I said about it, and all of a sudden you were against it". In that time , the pact grew from a minor free trade agreement between four Pacific state...More..

OPEC agrees on 1st output cut in 8 years
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

OPEC agrees on 1st output cut in 8 years

Saudi-Iran tensions at that time stymied attempts at a meeting by OPEC and non-OPEC producer Russian Federation to reach an output freeze. Iran re-entered the global oil market only earlier this year followin...More..

PM Modi hits out at Pakistan, says India won't forget Uri attack
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

PM Modi hits out at Pakistan, says India won't forget Uri attack

He said that in the last four months, Indian security forces have killed 110 terrorists who allegedly crossed over the cease-fire line in Kashmir from Pakistani territory. Abdul Basit said India should exerc...More..

Gabon's Bongo sworn in as president after disputed elections
by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Gabon's Bongo sworn in as president after disputed elections

Opposition candidate Jean Ping vowed to not back down from his pursuit of the presidency hours after the constitutional court upheld the victory of incumbent President Ali Bongo Ondimba, whose family has be...More..

China's Li comes to Canada looking for extradition treaty
by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

China's Li comes to Canada looking for extradition treaty

It is normal for China and Canada, with different national conditions and cultural backgrounds, to have different viewpoints or disagreements on some issues, Li said. "The key is how to handle these differences...More..

by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

George Soros earmarks $500m for investments to help the refugee crisis

He said there was still a long way to go in resolving the refugee crisis as he felt in many areas, protection for the refugees were in fact regressing. The 50 states and organizations participating in the su...More..

5 shot, 1 killed, after argument at IL party
by | Monday, September 26, 2016

5 shot, 1 killed, after argument at IL party

They were taken to to area hospitals, where one person later died from his injuries. Police said an argument broke out at an apartment party near the scene, then transitioned outside where a fight broke out a...More..

by | Monday, September 26, 2016

Britain's Prince William and Kate visit Canada

William and Kate spent much of the 30 minute journey looking out of the window as they flew from Victoria , the capital of British Columbia, to the nearby bustling metropolis of Vancouver. "I want to commend y...More..

by | Sunday, September 25, 2016

Shell that hit Iraqi base contained sulfur-mustard agent

Residents welcome tribal fighters in the town of Shirqat, near the northern Iraq city of Mosul, on September 22, 2016. Carter told the Senate panel that the coalition is making progress in countering Islami...More..

by | Sunday, September 25, 2016

Gennifer Flowers will join Donald Trump at Monday's presidential debate

To be fair, he is coming at Clinton's invite, so while asking Flowers is far more of a dick move than inviting some rich #NeverHillary guy, some say she prompted Trump's actions. The co-chairman of the Commissi...More..

Trump Adviser Investigated for Ties to Russian Government
by | Sunday, September 25, 2016

Trump Adviser Investigated for Ties to Russian Government

Yahoo News is reporting that US intelligence officials are trying to establish whether a businessman identified by Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump as a foreign policy adviser has held private ...More..

Ex-speaker latest to fall in Brazil's corruption scandals
by | Sunday, September 25, 2016

Ex-speaker latest to fall in Brazil's corruption scandals

Rousseff argued that her impeachment was revenge by Cunha for her Workers Party's refusal to save him from the ethics probe that ultimately brought him down. Prosecutors accuse Cunha of corruption and money lau...More..

by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

New Hillary Clinton spot focuses on Donald Trump's comments against women

After all, he dispatched experienced 16 challengers in the Republican primary. It's a good bet that some of Clinton's rhetoric Monday will be lifted from her debate preparation in 2000 and 2008, especially wh...More..

by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Obama vetoes 9/11 bill, possible override by Congress looms

The Republican-led House is set to vote on a bill to prohibit the United States from making cash payments to Iran and require that Congress be notified before any future claims settlements with Tehran are c...More..

by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Why Obama Vetoed the 9/11 Lawsuit Bill

The measure carries significant emotional weight; the House sent the bill to Obama just two days ahead of the 15th anniversary of the September 11 attacks. "If JASTA were enacted, courts could potentially consi...More..

by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

BJP national meet: PM Modi to address public meeting in Kozhikode today

The leaders were asked to focus on taking welfare schemes to the poor. If they express a desire to join NDA or support or work along with BJP, we will take a decision. Elaborate arrangements were put in place f...More..

by | Friday, September 23, 2016

Jeremy Corbyn set 'to put Labour on general election footing'

And Momentum boss James Schneider told Sky News's Murnaghan programme: "Momentum has been extremely clear all the way through". Labour will announce the result of the leadership contest on Saturday with Mr ...More..

by | Friday, September 23, 2016

Fed Keeps Benchmark Interest Rate, But Still Expects Increase

Exclusive discounts on ALM and ThinkAdvisor events. Fed Chair Janet Yellen, speaking after the central bank's latest policy statement, said USA growth was looking stronger and rate increases would be needed t...More..

Dad drags little girl by the Hair through Walmart
by | Thursday, September 22, 2016

Dad drags little girl by the Hair through Walmart

I said to him "No I'm not". In her Facebook post , Mrs Burch said she had alerted police officers nearby, only for them to tell her that there was nothing they could do as there were no signs of bodily inj...More..

by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

US, European shares slide, led by plunge in Deutsche Bank

But the news of the massive U.S. demand hit the bank's stock, which dropped almost 7% in after-hours trading in the U.S. Its shares were already down 50% in the past year. The highest so far has been Bank of ...More..

by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Philippine president seeks extension of bloody war on drugs

Under Duterte's leadership on the southern island city of Davao, crime dramatically fell - in part, critics say, due to his endorsement of extrajudicial killings . De Lima eventually declared Cayetano, who was...More..

by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

'Hard Brexit' would cost passport rights, warns Bundesbank chief

He also said there was a conflict of interests for the European Central Bank because it both sets monetary policy and supervises banks. Aimed at securing the key demands of the Leave campaign, the group is ...More..

'Fault In Our Stars' husband dies talking to his wife
by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

'Fault In Our Stars' husband dies talking to his wife

Per CNN , doctors warned Katie not to meet other CF patients in person - and it was particularly risky for her to meet Dalton , as he had a rare, highly contagious infection called Burkholderia cepacia . A...More..

Gunfight continues in Kashmir's Poonch: terrorist killed by security forces
by | Monday, September 19, 2016

Gunfight continues in Kashmir's Poonch: terrorist killed by security forces

The Army had pressed its elite commandos into the operation to flush out the holed up militants. IG Johny Willian, who is in-charge of Rajouri-Poonch range, said one more body of a militant has been recovered...More..

An and Jamieson make moves at weather-delayed Italian Open
by | Monday, September 19, 2016

An and Jamieson make moves at weather-delayed Italian Open

A total of four hours and 55 minutes was lost to torrential rain and the threat of lightning in Monza, leaving 17 players unable to complete a hole and all of the later starters with at least 10 holes of their ...More..

Kurdish militants claim Turkey auto bombing
by | Monday, September 19, 2016

Kurdish militants claim Turkey auto bombing

Ambulances have been dispatched to the scene of the blast, with private broadcaster CNN Türk reporting that there are a number of injures. Van sits about 100 km east of the border with Iran. His statement w...More..

by | Sunday, September 18, 2016

Obama's vow to lift economic sanctions welcomed in Myanmar

He also announced the U.S. would add Myanmar to a roster of developing countries granted special trade status, allowing duty-free import of some 5,000 products. Obama says lifting economic sanctions against ...More..

by | Sunday, September 18, 2016

Arsenal victory inspired Wembley triumph over Tottenham, says Monaco boss Leonardo Jardim

During Spurs' run to the Champions League quarter-finals in 2011, the last time they qualified for the competition, their fixtures at White Hart Lane were particularly crucial. "We're all excited to play in t...More..

by | Saturday, September 17, 2016

Arrest Made in Arson Attack at Fort Pierce Mosque

Authorities say they have made an arrest in the arson fire that heavily damaged the Florida mosque Orlando nightclub gunman Omar Mateen occasionally attended. Mateen was killed by law enforcement officers at ...More..

Philippines' Duterte tells Obama he never cursed him
by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

Philippines' Duterte tells Obama he never cursed him

The two countries, along with Malaysia, have been shaping plans for joint patrols and discussing ways to enable hot pursuits in a bid to stop a surge in piracy and abductions this year. Obama seemed unfazed by ...More..

by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

Philippine President declares state of national emergency

Police immediately set up more checkpoints in key roads leading to the city, a regional gateway about 610 miles south of Manila. The Philippines-based Islamist militant group Abu Sayyaf claimed responsibility...More..

by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

Mike Pence Walks Back Calling Putin a 'Stronger Leader' Than Obama

Clinton began the NBC forum saying her long experience in government as a U.S. senator and secretary of state made her uniquely qualified to serve as president. During the forum, which took place at the Intre...More..

India, Afghanistan call for end to all support of militants
by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

India, Afghanistan call for end to all support of militants

Both countries agreed that terrorism is the single biggest threat to peace, stability and progress in the region and beyond. Sending out a strong message to Pakistan, India and Afghanistan called for an end...More..

by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

Rivers of blood flow through the Bangladeshi capital

In the Shantinagar suburb, and other areas, the blood and animal waste combined with the floods created these shocking scenes: residents wading through ankle-high bloody water. Further, residents claimed that t...More..

Clinton regrets calling Trump supporters 'deplorable'
by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Clinton regrets calling Trump supporters 'deplorable'

And while her rhetoric may have been music to the ears of all those attending Bab's little soiree' in NY, millions of Americans who happen to support Donald Trump find it insulting and disrespectful to say the ...More..

Exit polls from Croatian elections give narrow lead to Social Democrats
by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Exit polls from Croatian elections give narrow lead to Social Democrats

A coalition government, formed by Croatian Democratic Union ( HDZ ) and its junior partner Most (Bridge of Independent Lists - Most nezavisnih lista) after the last election in November 2015, stepped down i...More..

Iran president: 'Punish' Saudi Arabia for 2015 hajj disaster
by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

Iran president: 'Punish' Saudi Arabia for 2015 hajj disaster

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani , wishes all Muslim countries to unite in order to "punish" all the crimes that occurred in Saudi Arabia. This attack by Iranian President matters as already relations between...More..

France's burkini ban a 'stupid reaction' to extremism
by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

France's burkini ban a 'stupid reaction' to extremism

Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve on Monday met senior Muslim representatives and agreed that efforts to foster good relations will include the creation of an Islamic foundation, funded exclusively with mon...More..

Surrey RCMP officer could be facing charges following Creep Catchers online video
by | Saturday, September 10, 2016

Surrey RCMP officer could be facing charges following Creep Catchers online video

The suspect officer can not be name since charges have not been approved by Crown Counsel. BC RCMP will be holding a briefing "in relation to allegations of child luring and sexual exploitation involving a me...More..