Tension as Russian Federation provides missile system to Syria

An S-300 air defense missile system launches a missile during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk shooting range outside Astrakhan, Russia August 5, 2017. In the wake of the incident, Israeli Prime ... More..

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European Union announces legal entity to maintain business with Iran
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

European Union announces legal entity to maintain business with Iran

Spearheaded by former US President Barak Obama and negotiated over nearly two years, the Iran nuclear deal, formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) ended a perennial impasse between I...More..

Tanzania: Ferry capsizing death toll climbs to 224
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Tanzania: Ferry capsizing death toll climbs to 224

The total number killed might never be known because it's unclear how many people were aboard the overcrowded ferry. "The ferry overturned very fast and covered us", survivor Charles Ngarima said. It is repor...More..

Indian Navy's Abhilash Tomy rescued by French vessel
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Indian Navy's Abhilash Tomy rescued by French vessel

Australian Naval vessel HMAS Ballarat , which set off from Perth on Saturday will reach the spot on Tuesday. "He is conscious and doing okay". Over the last two days, the Indian Navy has deployed a steal...More..

Vatican announces historic deal with China on bishops
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Vatican announces historic deal with China on bishops

Following the bishops' deal being announced the Vatican said that the Pope had lifted the excommunications of eight Chinese bishops ordained without pontifical approval. It said the Pope hoped the deal "will al...More..

China trade war may not hit India's S-400 deal
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

China trade war may not hit India's S-400 deal

The US State Department said on Thursday it was placing financial sanctions on the Equipment Development Department of the Chinese Ministry of Defence, and its top administrator, for the recent purchase of Ru...More..

GOP pushing forward for Kavanaugh, accuser wants 'fairness'
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

GOP pushing forward for Kavanaugh, accuser wants 'fairness'

On Sunday night, the New Yorker magazine published an article in which a second woman, Deborah Ramirez , described an instance of alleged sexual misconduct by Mr. The White House is approaching Ford's pote...More..

Dallas police fire Officer Amber Guyger
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Dallas police fire Officer Amber Guyger

Amber Guyger , the police officer charged with manslaughter in the shooting of a man inside his Dallas apartment, has been fired from the department, according to a statement by Dallas Police Chief Ul...More..

Iran supreme leader accuses Saudi Arabia, UAE of funding Ahvaz attackers
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Iran supreme leader accuses Saudi Arabia, UAE of funding Ahvaz attackers

A man wearing a baseball cap emblazoned with what appears to be a Revolutionary Guard logo discussed the impending attack in Farsi in the video . He went on: "We will destroy them with a strong and guerrilla...More..

Maldives’ opposition candidate declares victory
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

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 ...More..

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..