Maldives’ opposition candidate declares victory

Under the Yameen administration, China invested millions of dollars in several big-ticket infrastructure projects in the nation in a bid to reverse the nation's original "India first policy". This month, the police said they had unraveled a plot to... More..

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ISIS releases video purporting to show Iran military parade attackers
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

ISIS releases video purporting to show Iran military parade attackers

Speaking to a crowd in Tehran in a live televised address, Rouhani made the remarks during a military parade marking the beginning of the week commemorating the 1980-1988 Iran Iraq war. He did not elaborate...More..

Pakistan's PM Imran Khan hits out at India for calling off talks
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

Pakistan's PM Imran Khan hits out at India for calling off talks

Khan expressed his distress at seeing conflict between Muslim nations and insisted that Pakistan is willing to play a reconciliatory role, adding that he believes political and diplomatic solutions should tak...More..

India cancels rare Pakistan meeting over 'brutal killings'
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

India cancels rare Pakistan meeting over 'brutal killings'

Announcing the cancellation of the NY meeting, external affairs ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said in New Delhi that the incidents "exposed" the "true face" of Pakistan's new Prime Minister Imran Kha...More..

China urges U.S. to withdraw sanctions on Chinese military
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

China urges U.S. to withdraw sanctions on Chinese military

Officials said that they chose to act against the Chinese military procurement organisation, the Equipment Development Department, after it purchased Sukhoi Su-35 warplanes from Moscow in November 2017 and ...More..

Should Brett Kavanaugh be confirmed as a Supreme Court judge?
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

Should Brett Kavanaugh be confirmed as a Supreme Court judge?

Their allies and opponents are issuing ferocious statements, further electrifying the election season atmosphere. Ford has been receiving death threats since she went public with her allegations and has h...More..

Three newborn babies, two adults stabbed at New York City day care
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

Three newborn babies, two adults stabbed at New York City day care

A 52-year-old woman is in police custody at a nearby hospital after she was found unconscious in the basement of the house, where the daycare centre was located, with a self-inflicted wound to her wrist. A meat...More..

Doug Jones: Senate should compel Kavanaugh's friend to testify
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

Doug Jones: Senate should compel Kavanaugh's friend to testify

Just hours earlier, Mr Grassley had said he would seek telephone interviews with Mr Kavanaugh and Ms Ford, winning plaudits from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for planning to handle the episode "by the...More..

Trump inflames war on Justice Dept. by declassifying Russia docs
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Trump inflames war on Justice Dept. by declassifying Russia docs

Sanders continued, "In addition, President Donald J. Trump has directed the Department of Justice (including the FBI) to publicly release all text messages relating to the Russian Federation investigation, ...More..

To Stop Migrants, Trump Suggests Wall Bordering The Sahara, Says Spain
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

To Stop Migrants, Trump Suggests Wall Bordering The Sahara, Says Spain

The US-Mexico border is 1,954 miles (3,145 km) long. Spain also has no border with the Sahara, meaning it would have to build the barrier on foreign land. They are situated a considerable distance north o...More..

N. Korea Kim Agrees to International Inspections, Visit to Seoul
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

N. Korea Kim Agrees to International Inspections, Visit to Seoul

Kim Jong Un , top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), and South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday signed a document after their second face-to-face dialogue in Pyongyang. The u...More..

At UN, US accuses Russian Federation of 'dishonest' on North Korea sanctions
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

At UN, US accuses Russian Federation of 'dishonest' on North Korea sanctions

But during a heated back and forth, Moscow countered earlier remarks from Haley who claimed Russian Federation was pressuring the UN Panel of Experts (PoE) tasked with monitoring DPRK sanctions enforcement in...More..

Pakistan court orders release of ex-PM Nawaz Sharif, daughter
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Pakistan court orders release of ex-PM Nawaz Sharif, daughter

Sixty-nine days after his dramatic return to Pakistan to face ten years behind bars, Sharif emerged from Adiala prison, Rawalpindi, flanked by his daughter Maryam and surrounded by hundreds of supporters. Prose...More..

Kavanaugh's accuser NOT ready to testify against Trump's supreme court nominee
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Kavanaugh's accuser NOT ready to testify against Trump's supreme court nominee

Christine Blasey Ford's accusation of sexual assault - and Kavanaugh's staunch denial - has ignited a tense, gender-infused war among the Senate's 100 members, 23 of whom are women. "I thought he might inadver...More..

Kavanaugh accuser comes forward as Democrats seek to block SCOTUS nomination
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Kavanaugh accuser comes forward as Democrats seek to block SCOTUS nomination

Wisconsin Republican Attorney General Brad Schimel and about two dozen attorneys general from around the county signed onto a letter in July urging the U.S. Richard Blumenthal of CT, said staging the hearing...More..

Polish president suggests 'Fort Trump' U.S. military base
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Polish president suggests 'Fort Trump' U.S. military base

Warsaw could offer up to $2 billion in funding for a USA military base, according to a Polish Defense Ministry proposal reported by Polish media. He then touted Poland's military buildup and said he wanted to...More..

Why is the U.S. in a trade war with China?
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Why is the U.S. in a trade war with China?

They include consumer products such as luggage and handbags, textiles including cotton and other fabrics, household items such as cutlery and towels, and food including rice. Products that help computer network...More..

Trump questioned the legitimacy of the
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Trump questioned the legitimacy of the "Russian investigation"

She captioned the tweet, "Manafort flipped - Fuck u Trump". All those interests converge with Paul Manafort , so basically we want to know what can Manafort tell us about whether any of that was consummated."H...More..

Showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser scheduled for next week
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser scheduled for next week

To counter a letter signed by 65 women who said Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh never tried to assault them in high school , more than 200 former classmates of his accuser - including "Veep" star J...More..

Russian military plane 'shot down in friendly-fire incident' near Syria
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Russian military plane 'shot down in friendly-fire incident' near Syria

A few hours later Gary Koren, the Israeli ambassador in Russian Federation, was summoned to the Foreign Ministry in Moscow for a talk. Mr Putin and Mr Netanyahu spoke by telephone, shortly after the Rus...More..