Mike Pence wins first Vice Presidential debate

Similarly, on Saturday, a growing list of GOP members publicly denounced Trump's statements, with some like Governor George Pataki even calling for him to step down and end his campaign. "Mine are words, and his was action", Trump said, referring t... More..

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Trump's 2005 Comments Disgust Women, but Change Few Opinions
by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Trump's 2005 Comments Disgust Women, but Change Few Opinions

According to Bloomberg, Trump showed "more strength on Monday and Tuesday than on the two previous days of polling". His support turned down sharply after his first debate with Democratic nominee Hillary Clinto...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

More women accuse Donald Trump of sexual misconduct

And during his two rallies on Friday, Trump did just that, forcefully denying the allegations that he kissed and groped several women without their consent - actions he had bragged about being able to do in a...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

India and Russia sign energy, defense deals worth billions

The meeting also had the two leaders discussing their various concerns, which cropped up over the years including Russia's concerns of India looking at other markets for its defense equipment, Russia's ties wit...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

US, Russia, others making renewed diplomatic push on Syria

But he's offering no indication of any immediate steps to respond to what he describes as "the urgency of Aleppo, the urgency of trying to find something that works other than military action". Russian Federati...More..

Rosneft-led group to acquire Essar Oil for $12 billion
by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Rosneft-led group to acquire Essar Oil for $12 billion

The remaining 2 per cent will be held by minority shareholders after delisting of Essar Oil . The closing of the deal is conditional upon receiving requisite regulatory approvals and other customary conditio...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

The President left for India to address an International Summit

President Xi Jinping told Prime Minister Narendra Modi that a second round of dialogue on the issue of India's entry into the NSG, over which China has reservations, will be held soon. They also signal India's ...More..

BRICS Summit: Xi keeps NSG talk for another day
by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

BRICS Summit: Xi keeps NSG talk for another day

Putin backed India's "post-Uri" actions while Modi hailed India-Russia ties saying, "An old friend is better than two new friends". Earlier, India had criticised the use of hidden veto by China to block its b...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Turkey-backed rebels attack IS stronghold in Syria

The U.K. -based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the attack was preceded by intense shelling. Turkey sent troops and tanks into northern Syria in August to help opposition forces recapture IS strongho...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Saudi-led coalition blames Yemeni party for funeral bombing

JIAT has found that because of non-compliance with Coalition rules of engagement (ROEs) and procedures, and the issuing of incorrect information a Coalition aircraft wrongly targeted the location, resulting in ...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Trump Proposes Drug Test Ahead Of Next Debate With Clinton

Trump and his allies began October with $75 million in cash reserves - exactly half of what Clinton's team said it had. He says the allegations are "100 percent fabricated and made-up charges" and are being p...More..

Pence emerges in NC with praise, 'forgiveness' for Trump
by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Pence emerges in NC with praise, 'forgiveness' for Trump

To the contrary, he said during the debate that the two hadn't even been in touch. Pence said the election is "not just a choice between two people, it's a choice between two futures". Alexander has never bee...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Merkel says Ethiopia must allow protests, urges proportionate response

Last week, the Ethiopian Foreign Ministry summoned Egypt's ambassador for discussions over an online video purportedly showing an Egyptian sharing a stage with members of the outlawed rebel group, Oromo Liberat...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Paris confirms two French were injured by IS drone in Iraq

The commander in question was a key aide to ISIS's self-proclaimed leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, according to accounts that five residents, Hisham al-Hashimi, adviser to the Iraqi government on ISIS, and an Iraq...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Clinton leads Trump by 7 percent: New poll

Several women have accused Republican nominee Donald Trump of unwanted sexual contact, a charge the former reality TV star has denied forcefully. Matt Frei says Donald Trump is at war with his own party - and...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Sturgeon vows to keep Scotland "at the very heart" of Europe

Dwyfor Meirionnydd Plaid MP Liz Saville Roberts said: "I hope that what is happening in Scotland will invigorate discussions in Wales". But with independence, the solutions will lie in our own hands. Hitting ...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

3 arrested in alleged bomb plot targeting Somalis in Kansas

After considering possible targets, the defendants chose to attack a Garden City apartment complex that houses a small mosque and about 120 members of the Somali community. The three men are due in court on Mon...More..

Brother: Syrian suspected in bomb plot 'excited about life'
by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Brother: Syrian suspected in bomb plot 'excited about life'

Alaa Albakr told Reuters by phone that his brother said he went to Syria to volunteer with emergency rescue workers, but Alaa believes he was radicalised by imams in Berlin who "brainwashed him" into returnin...More..

Don't link triple Talaq with uniform civil code: Venkaiah
by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Don't link triple Talaq with uniform civil code: Venkaiah

Calling for an "enlightened debate" on uniform civil code, Information and Broadcasting Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu said the "real mood" of the country was to end triple talaq and some people were trying to cr...More..

by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Hurricane-level winds possible in Pacific Northwest

We'll start with the rain. A strong cold front will move onshore Saturday evening. This storm will produce some heavy rains in the mountains. "The Columbus Day Storm is the strongest non-tropical windstorm ...More..