Facing 'Inaction' From Pakistan On Terror Havens, US Reaches Out To China

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang, in a press briefing, said that linking Pakistan with terrorism will not help global community in its crackdown on terror camps. US Army Reserve colonel Lawrence Sellin (retired) had stated that a consens... More..

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Sudan protests spread as bread prices double, opposition leader detained
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Sudan protests spread as bread prices double, opposition leader detained

The Sudanese government's decision to devaluate the local currency and rising bread prices sparked protests across the country yesterday, which resulted in police killing at least one protester and arrestin...More..

Australia win final Test, taking out the Ashes 4-0
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Australia win final Test, taking out the Ashes 4-0

Illness hit England , then, but it was Smith and Australia's attack that did the damage during the five Tests - and Athers says the tourists must bring a more potent bowling line-up to the next away Ashes se...More..

Iran bans English lessons at primary schools, after 'cultural invasion' warning
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Iran bans English lessons at primary schools, after 'cultural invasion' warning

Iran has banned the teaching of English in primary school classrooms. Children start learning English in middle school in Iran when they are about 12-14 years old. It comes after a week of protests against th...More..

The cheek! Commuters bare bottoms for 'No Pants Subway Ride' (VIDEO, PHOTOS)
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

The cheek! Commuters bare bottoms for 'No Pants Subway Ride' (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

This year marks the 16th anniversary of the event worldwide. A year ago 300 Londoners took part in the event, which always takes place in early January. Hundreds of people braved wintery conditions on Sunday ...More..

To curb noise pollution, UP government orders survey of all loudspeakers
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

To curb noise pollution, UP government orders survey of all loudspeakers

The court order came on a PIL filed by M.L. Yadav, a local lawyer, who alleged that the Noise Pollution Regulat-ion and Control Rule was not being followed in religious places like temples, mosques, gurdwara an...More..

Evacuations Ordered in Santa Barbara Due to Fear of Mudslides
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Evacuations Ordered in Santa Barbara Due to Fear of Mudslides

Debris flow is likely Monday night into Tuesday in the areas burned during the Thomas Fire in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties, the Creek Fire in the Sylmar area and the La Tuna Fire in the Verdugo Mountains....More..

Traffic fatalities drop in 2017, marking safest year on record in NYC
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Traffic fatalities drop in 2017, marking safest year on record in NYC

The decrease in pedestrian deaths helped lower the number of traffic fatalities overall by 7 percent for the same period, or from 231 to 214. In addition to redesigned streets, lower speed limits and an uptic...More..

Pence headed to Middle East with focus on combating terrorism, religious persecution
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Pence headed to Middle East with focus on combating terrorism, religious persecution

Absent from the schedule is a meeting with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas, who has boycotted USA -led Middle East peace talks since President Trump formally recognized the divided city of Jerusalem as the cap...More..

Ex-Trump Manager Lewandowski to Meet With House's Russia Probe
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Ex-Trump Manager Lewandowski to Meet With House's Russia Probe

A number of official investigations, including one led by Special Counsel Robert Mueller , are looking into the allegations - denied by both Moscow and Mr Trump. "The bottom line is that the referral only matt...More..

Florida likely not a target in Jeff Sessions' move to restrict marijuana
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Florida likely not a target in Jeff Sessions' move to restrict marijuana

At least not yet. Republican Senator Cory Gardner of Colorado said on Twitter that the administration's action "directly contradicts what Attorney General Sessions told me prior to his confirmation". He bac...More..

Trump once said Oprah should be his VP
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Trump once said Oprah should be his VP

Here are a few reasons why. Winfrey said she valued the press more than ever for helping women tell their stories and stand up to the powerful. "I watched the speech last night". She made a connection w...More..

Egypt rejects report that its leaders quietly adheres to US Jerusalem position
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Egypt rejects report that its leaders quietly adheres to US Jerusalem position

Mekameleen TV is an Istanbul-based free-to-air satellite television channel, run mostly by exiled Egyptians. The article by Kirkpatrick, the Times' worldwide correspondent in London, claimed the newspaper o...More..

Militant Killed In Central Kashmir Encounter
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Militant Killed In Central Kashmir Encounter

As the searches were being conducted, the militants hiding in the village opened fire on the forces, triggering a gunfight. SSP Budgam Tejinder Singh said that one militant has been killed and his identity is b...More..

Jewish college student Blaze Bernstein, 19, goes missing in California
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Jewish college student Blaze Bernstein, 19, goes missing in California

Gideon and Jeanne Bernstein said that their son left their Lake Forest home that night without a word to either of them. He said his son left his wallet and eyeglasses behind, and figures Blaze hadn't planned...More..

Judge ends case over standoff in Nevada land dispute
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Judge ends case over standoff in Nevada land dispute

She said prosecutors improperly withheld evidence that could have helped Mr Bundy and three co-accused. Judge Gloria Navarro dismissed the case against Cliven Bundy "with prejudice", meaning it can not be tri...More..

May's cabinet reshuffle begins with confusion over chairman
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

May's cabinet reshuffle begins with confusion over chairman

Overall the reshuffle will be more extensive than that carried out by Mrs May following her humiliation in last year's general election when she felt able to make only limited changes to the Cabinet. Other appo...More..

Royal Navy sent to intercept Russian ships in English Channel
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Royal Navy sent to intercept Russian ships in English Channel

The Royal Navy previously sent HMS St Albans to escort the Russian warship Admiral Gorshkov as it passed close to United Kingdom territorial waters over Christmas. SAILORS on a Portsmouth warship have escorted ...More..

Terrifying Videos Show Bahamas Cruise Ship Caught In 'Bomb Cyclone'
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Terrifying Videos Show Bahamas Cruise Ship Caught In 'Bomb Cyclone'

Instead, they returned Friday after what they called a nightmare onboard the Norwegian Breakaway. Passenger Karoline Ross told CBS it was "one of the scariest moments" of her life. Dozens huddled in the shi...More..

Probable death toll in migrant boat sinking raised to 64
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Probable death toll in migrant boat sinking raised to 64

He said eight corpses had been recovered and a further 54 people were missing. Ten migrants perished over the weekend and dozens are missing, including children, after their boat sank off the Libyan coast, ai...More..