Qatar Diplomatic Crisis Continues To Reverberate Across Middle East

Qatar is also part of a fragile, Saudi-led coalition fighting against Houthi rebels, in Yemen, backed by Iran's Shiite government. Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the UAE and Bahrain announced on Monday they were cutting diplomatic ties and closing air, sea a... More..

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EU's Juncker urges London not to delay #Brexit talks

Juncker also said that Europe has "no other choice than to defend our own interests in the Middle East, in climate change, and in our trade agreements". That might be more impression than reality - migration (f...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Trump on Comey testimony: 'No collusion, no obstruction, he's a leaker'

On Friday, just more than 24 hours after former FBI Director James Comey testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee , President Donald Trump appeared outside the White House to address reporter...More..

Rahul Gandhi accuses Modi of favouring rich, ignoring farmers
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Rahul Gandhi accuses Modi of favouring rich, ignoring farmers

Slamming the Shivraj Singh Chouhan-led government in Madhya Pradesh, Maken said: "When Rahul Gandhi went to meet the family members of the dead farmers to express condolence, he was illegally arrested, which ...More..

Pro-Assad alliance threatens to hit US positions in Syria
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Pro-Assad alliance threatens to hit US positions in Syria

According to a USA military statement , two artillery units and anti-aircraft weapons were destroyed and a tank was hit. The Pentagon statement did not further identify the targeted forces. As the operation...More..

'Islamic State' kills hundreds of fleeing civilians in Mosul, says UN
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

'Islamic State' kills hundreds of fleeing civilians in Mosul, says UN

Last Saturday, ISIS fighters killed at least 41 civilians in the same neighborhood as they were fleeing toward positions held by Iraqi security forces. "Such disproportionate military attacks are prohibited u...More..

US discourages Iraq Kurdistan independence vote
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

US discourages Iraq Kurdistan independence vote

Iranian-backed Iraqi militias have threatened to expel the Kurds by force from the Kirkuk region and other disputed areas. Often described as the world's largest stateless people after being denied their own ...More..

Baghdad rejects Kurds' move to press for independence unilaterally
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Baghdad rejects Kurds' move to press for independence unilaterally

Speaking at a news conference in Berlin, Foreign Ministry spokesman Martin Schaefer said such a controversial move could further inflame tensions in the region. "We can only warn against one-sided steps on th...More..

Rep. Smucker's amendment included in bill to change Dodd-Frank regulations
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Rep. Smucker's amendment included in bill to change Dodd-Frank regulations

Republicans have always been opposed to the Obama-era law and say that it stifles business growth by drowning banks in red tape. So far the bill has skated by on Republican support, so attaining the necess...More..

Ananya Vinay wins Scripps National Spelling Bee competition
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Ananya Vinay wins Scripps National Spelling Bee competition

Her win also marks the first time since 2013 the Scripps National Spelling Bee declared a sole champion. The 12-year-old spelled " marocain ", which is a dress fabric that is made with a warp of silk or r...More..

Iran supreme leader: Attacks fuel hatred toward US, Saudis
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Iran supreme leader: Attacks fuel hatred toward US, Saudis

Trump said "states that sponsor terrorism risk falling victim to the evil they promote". Javad Zarif, who is on a visit to Turkey , also criticized a vote by the U.S. Although this is the first evidence of a...More..

Global Vacuum Filters Market Research Report 2017
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Global Vacuum Filters Market Research Report 2017

This report recognizes that in this rapidly-evolving and competitive environment, up-to-date marketing information is essential to monitor performance and make critical decisions for growth and profitability....More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Backed Forces Launch Attack on ISIL Capital, Raqqa

The offensive is backed by USA -led air support and military advisers on the ground. Raqqa is now surrounded by Arab and Kurdish militias from the north, east and west. An offensive to retake it has been launch...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Modi meets Sharif in Kazakhstan

A summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) is under way in Kazakhstan's capital, Astana . In its first-ever expansion, the SCO will grant permanent membership to both India and Pakistan and ...More..

Garry Monk set to be appointed Middlesbrough boss
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Garry Monk set to be appointed Middlesbrough boss

Monk is regarded as a progressive, innovative coach, whose sides play attractive, possession-based football, and his footballing philosophy was another factor in Gibson's sustained pursuit of his services. Th...More..

Use-of-force expert: Minnesota officer justified in shooting
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Use-of-force expert: Minnesota officer justified in shooting

Castile told the officer that he was carrying a firearm, and whether Yanez saw it is a key issue in his manslaughter trial. Castile was shot moments after he told Yanez he was carrying a handgun, and prosecutor...More..

Samsung Unveils 49-Inch Curved Screen Monitor for Gamers
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Samsung Unveils 49-Inch Curved Screen Monitor for Gamers

They are also among the very first gaming monitors to support AMD FreeSync 2 technology. It also promises "deeper blacks, brighter whites, and more vivid colors". This helps in making sure that gaming con...More..

Mexico beats Honduras 3-0, closes in on World Cup berth
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Mexico beats Honduras 3-0, closes in on World Cup berth

Mexico captain Rafael Marquez has been included in the 23-man squad selected by Juan Carlos Osorio for the Confederations Cup. The good news for Mexico is that it will have the luxury of rolling out a li...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Taylor Swift music returning to Spotify

Perry previously denied her new song " Swish Swish " is a direct response to " Bad Blood ", although she described the track as a "middle finger" in the NME interview . Another said: "I aspire to be as...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Syrian army, allies in southeast Syria reach Iraqi border: pro-Assad commander

Now that that the defeat of ISIS in Raqqa in Syria and in Mosul in Iraq appears to be increasingly imminent, all of these different forces will have no one to shoot at except each other. "US soldiers are no...More..