Gingrich says remarks on Muslims were exaggerated

Newt Gingrich called for the monitoring of all mosques and testing of Muslims in an interview with Fox News on Thursday night. "Every person here who is of a Muslim background" should be tested to determine whether he or she believes in Shariah, ... More..

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Egypt FM visits Israel after 10-year break
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Egypt FM visits Israel after 10-year break

The recent French efforts stalled the same way the United States backed negotiations stalled in 2014. The Palestinian ambassador to Egypt Gamal Shoubaky said that Egypt has a key role in moving the peace proc...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Abdul Sattar Edhi: He was a hero to Pakistan's poor and needy

Edhi was also the third Pakistani to have received a military honour at his funeral since the 1980s. Edhi sahib was a true Muslim who practised his faith and love for humanity, without ever exploiting religio...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Theresa May's Cabinet: Who's in and who's out?

Earlier, the new chancellor, Mr Hammond, said there would be "no emergency Budget" when asked about his first priorities as chancellor. Culture Secretary John Whittingdale has also been sacked, while Health ...More..

United Kingdom opposition leader Corbyn wins fight to defend position
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

United Kingdom opposition leader Corbyn wins fight to defend position

This latest development in the Labour leadership saga comes just a few days after the NEC ruled that the Labour leader will automatically be on the ballot for the upcoming leadership contest. But the atmosphe...More..

Pentagon: US air base in Turkey not impacted by coup attempt
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Pentagon: US air base in Turkey not impacted by coup attempt

Despite past tensions, Erdogan's government appeared to be working effectively with the military in recent years, coordinating on national security issues and also confronting a perceived anti-government factio...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Turkish military appears divided over coup attempt

At least a dozen people were killed when explosions, gunfire and a reported air battle between loyalist forces and coup supporters erupted at the Turkish capital of Ankara. A spokesman for the FAA, Laura Brown,...More..

RNC 2016: Republicans reject dump Trump effort
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

RNC 2016: Republicans reject dump Trump effort

Besides Burr and Tillis, five other congressional GOP lawmakers from North Carolina will be on hand as party leaders look to show a united front behind Trump, the presumptive presidential nominee. PROTESTS EXPE...More..

Turkish military says armed forces have 'fully seized control' of country
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Turkish military says armed forces have 'fully seized control' of country

Gunshots rang out on that Bosphorus Bridge, sending pro-government protesters down to the ground. A helicopter the government says was stolen by coup plotters was shot down by an F-16. It was not clear from whe...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Michael Gove sacked as Theresa May appoints new cabinet

Another senior Conservative who supported Gove's leadership bid, John Whittingdale, said he had ended his term as culture secretary. May could move him to the Foreign Office in a job swap with Hammond. See PA s...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson Booed At French Embassy

The foreign secretary added that he had received a "charming" note from the French foreign minister , saying that he was looking forward to working together and deepening Anglo-French cooperation. Now I don'...More..

Indian troops, protesters clash in Kashmir despite lockdown
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Indian troops, protesters clash in Kashmir despite lockdown

A police source, speaking on condition of anonymity due to security concerns, said the area had been quiet but highlighted the period after Friday prayers as a potential flashpoint. In a statement released by...More..

UK Labour leader urges calm after brick hurled at Eagle's office
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

UK Labour leader urges calm after brick hurled at Eagle's office

Smith, who announced his candidacy to succeed Jeremy Corbyn at helm of the centre-left party on Wednesday, said many Britons who backed leaving the European Union believe they were misled and should be given a ...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Confirmed: Trump announces Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his running mate

Pence has said he made that "commitment to Christ" while taking part in a nondenominational Christian student group in college, according to the journalist. Facing national backlash and threats of businesse...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

New British Cabinet Appointments

Eurosceptic former ministers David Davis and Liam Fox were appointed respectively as Brexit negotiator and minister for worldwide trade, two new posts reflecting changed priorities after the referendum. Ger...More..

Campaign chief says Trump has made his veep choice
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Campaign chief says Trump has made his veep choice

Pence's selection gives Trump a running mate with strong ties to the Republican base - particularly social conservatives. "I served with Gov. Pence in the House when he represented Indiana's Second Congress...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Israeli PM accepts Egyptian offer to host summit with PA President

There were indeed attempts two months ago by Sisi to mediate between Netanyahu and Herzog in order to create a coalition that could advance a regional approach to solving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Israe...More..

Trump chooses Pence for VP
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Trump chooses Pence for VP

Donald Trump has picked his running mate - and it's Indiana Gov. Mike Pence. Pence and Gregg had been in a contentious campaign for governor before Pence withdrew his candidacy Friday following Donald Tr...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Voters to Supreme Court Justices: Shut Up About Politics

Following federal law, which requires federal judges and justices to "recuse themselves if their impartiality might reasonably be questioned", Ginsburg said that judges should restrain from providing commentary...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Heavy arms fire rocks South Sudan capital, many casualties

Heavy explosions are shaking South Sudan's capital Juba Monday morning as clashes between government and opposition forces entered their fifth day, witnesses say, pushing the country back toward civil war. Ra...More..