European Union foreign policy chief meets with Iran's Rouhani ahead of inauguration

Rouhani said that his main concern for the next four years would be to improve the economy of the country to promote social justice and eliminate poverty. "The enemy's hostility has made us more resistant", he said. The Islamic Republic recently de... More..

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Controversial assembly begins in Venezuela
by | Sunday, August 06, 2017

Controversial assembly begins in Venezuela

Nicolas Maduro, the handpicked successor of the late Hugo Chavez , has managed not only to bankrupt his once-prosperous, oil-rich nation, but now wants to rob it of the democracy it once enjoyed. Venezuela's e...More..

Presidential election: Voting ends, total poll percentage 98.21pc
by | Sunday, August 06, 2017

Presidential election: Voting ends, total poll percentage 98.21pc

Venkaiah Naidu is believed to be a close confidante of Prime Minister Narendra Modi . Till 1.45 pm, when last reports came in, 715 votes had been cast. What should cause concern among the opposition, includi...More..

President Trump begins 17-day vacation in New Jersey
by | Sunday, August 06, 2017

President Trump begins 17-day vacation in New Jersey

Additionally, this fascinating study published in 2010 in the journal Applied Research in the Quality of Life found that the most happiness derived from a vacation comes from planning the vacation . Gigi...More..

Murder hunt ends as British man arrested in U.S. over Chicago stabbing
by | Sunday, August 06, 2017

Murder hunt ends as British man arrested in U.S. over Chicago stabbing

He said: "We were not in contact with them directly". In a unusual turn of events, Warren and Lathem fled the scene following the murder and drove 80 miles north to Lake Geneva, Wisconsin , according to NBC ...More..

'No secrets' in meetings with ex-US adviser Michael Flynn, says Kislyak
by | Sunday, August 06, 2017

'No secrets' in meetings with ex-US adviser Michael Flynn, says Kislyak

Moscow's former U.S. ambassador has said that he and ex-US national security adviser Michael Flynn discussed "the most simple things" in conversations during the presidential transition. But there are indicat...More..

Mueller requests White House documents on Flynn
by | Sunday, August 06, 2017

Mueller requests White House documents on Flynn

A lawyer for President Donald Trump said he has no information to suggest the president is under federal investigation amid a report that Special Counsel Robert Mueller is using a grand jury as part of his prob...More..

Unconditional withdrawal from Doklam only option for India, says Chinese media
by | Sunday, August 06, 2017

Unconditional withdrawal from Doklam only option for India, says Chinese media

Border face-offs between Indian and Chinese troops occur on an nearly daily basis at different parts along the 4,057-kilometer (about 2,521 miles) Line of Actual Control between the two nations. "The Chinese si...More..

Federal appeals court overturns murder conviction of former Blackwater guard
by | Saturday, August 05, 2017

Federal appeals court overturns murder conviction of former Blackwater guard

Slatten was convicted of first-degree murder for the killing of Ahmed Haithem Ahmed Al Rubia'y, the driver of a white Kia sedan falsely identified as a vehicle bomb threat. The private contractors had opened fi...More..

Record Number of Britons Worldwide Have Applied for Irish Passports
by | Saturday, August 05, 2017

Record Number of Britons Worldwide Have Applied for Irish Passports

Leo Varadkar also suggested a customs union could be created between the United Kingdom and EU in a bid to avoid a damaging breakdown in trade between the United Kingdom and Ireland . "Ideally we would wish...More..

Uttam condemns attack on Rahul Gandhi's auto in Gujarat
by | Saturday, August 05, 2017

Uttam condemns attack on Rahul Gandhi's auto in Gujarat

Windowpanes of Cong VP's auto broken in an organized attack by goons, security staff injured. "For God's sake, don't call people goons". BJP has already moved in for the kill and is now totally focused on...More..

50 bikers escort bullied middle school student to school
by | Saturday, August 05, 2017

50 bikers escort bullied middle school student to school

INDIANA | fifty motorcyclists escorted a young boy to his first day at secondary school, on Tuesday. Speaking afterwards Phil said: "I recommend this for any kid who's being bullied". His mother Tammy said sh...More..

United States issues a ban, prohibiting its citizen to travel to North Korea
by | Saturday, August 05, 2017

United States issues a ban, prohibiting its citizen to travel to North Korea

Graham said that the USA would have no choice but to launch a devastating military strike if diplomacy and pressure from Beijing fail to curb the threat. "He has told me that. When Pyongyang can feel this goo...More..

West Virginia Governor Jim Justice Switches From Democrat To Republican
by | Saturday, August 05, 2017

West Virginia Governor Jim Justice Switches From Democrat To Republican

Democrats blasted Justice's announcement and suggested that the coal and hospitality executive was influenced by his personal financial interest - to say nothing of his political ones - when he made the switch...More..

Secret Service moves out of Trump Tower over lease dispute
by | Saturday, August 05, 2017

Secret Service moves out of Trump Tower over lease dispute

It's unclear what, exactly, is the lease dispute. The Trump Organization's Amanda Miller described the location change as a mutual decision. Catherine Milhoan, a spokeswoman for the Secret Service, said Thu...More..

Mostly sunny skies for your Thursday, slight chance of rain
by | Saturday, August 05, 2017

Mostly sunny skies for your Thursday, slight chance of rain

This means the chance for showers and storms could increase Saturday morning to midday if the data continues to offer a faster and not slower solution. Sunday , mostly sunny, with a high near 83. North wind a...More..

Mueller launches grand jury in Russian Federation investigation, report says
by | Saturday, August 05, 2017

Mueller launches grand jury in Russian Federation investigation, report says

Said prosecutors can subpoena witnesses and/or documents to put before the grand jury, legally compelling those individuals to either produce said documents or testify under oath . Also on Thursday, CNN repor...More..

Sydney terrorism raids: one of four arrested is released without charge
by | Saturday, August 05, 2017

Sydney terrorism raids: one of four arrested is released without charge

Unidentified officials told the Australian Broadcasting Corporation the suspects - reportedly Lebanese-Australian - might have links to the Islamic State (IS) group in Syria. "He just wants to go back to as nor...More..

by | Saturday, August 05, 2017

Iran says USA breaching nuclear deal as Rouhani starts new term

Under Rouhani's watch, Iran reached a landmark deal with six major powers in 2015 under which it agreed to curb its nuclear activities in exchange for the lifting of sanctions which had been in place for a de...More..

Al Qaeda frees kidnapped South African after five years in captivity
by | Friday, August 04, 2017

Al Qaeda frees kidnapped South African after five years in captivity

We are happy that he is a free man'. The government extends, its deepest condolences to Stephen and his family. "Be strong. Life is worth living‚ so live day by day". Obviously the joy of the miracle that happe...More..