USA - Trump puts off Syria strike decision, will talk to allies

Mattis seemed to acknowledge those qualms, however. Western powers are thought to be preparing for strikes but Russian Federation, a Syrian ally, opposes such action. Other nations should step in, Trump said. It was not clear whether the presence o... More..

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Syria conflict: Assad regime's runways in line of U.S. fire
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Syria conflict: Assad regime's runways in line of U.S. fire

Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Facebook that "smart" missiles would destroy any evidence of a suspected chemical weapons attack . "The focus right now is definitely on a possible military strike aga...More..

Theresa May summons cabinet to decide Syria response
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Theresa May summons cabinet to decide Syria response

Russia's military has denied that soil samples or other tests revealed the use of chemical weapons, as experts from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OCPW) are due to arrive on Saturda...More..

Punjab govt seeks minister Navjot Singh Sidhu's conviction in road rage case
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Punjab govt seeks minister Navjot Singh Sidhu's conviction in road rage case

Cricketer turned politician Navjot Singh Sidhu is involved in Thirty years old case of road rage in which an elderly man Gurnam Singh died. Contrary to the trial court conclusion, the State Government argue...More..

Trump fumes on Twitter about 'conflicted' Mueller and Rosenstein
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Trump fumes on Twitter about 'conflicted' Mueller and Rosenstein

The advocacy group created a plan after Trump said friends had suggested that he fire Mueller after the Federal Bureau of Investigation raided his personal lawyer's office and hotel room on Monday. Earlier ...More..

Fredericksburg bank robbery suspect sought
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Fredericksburg bank robbery suspect sought

The Fredericksburg Police Department is investigating a bank robbery that occurred Thursday afternoon at the PNC Bank on Fall Hill Avenue, across from James Monroe High School. "He is described as a white or ...More..

Israeli troops kill Palestinian at Gaza border: ministry
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Israeli troops kill Palestinian at Gaza border: ministry

The video in which the apparent sniper and his colleagues are heard cheering after hitting the man behind the fence emerged on Monday and has been widely shared , sparking a public outcry. Neither confrontat...More..

Pakistan SC disqualifies Nawaz Sharif for life
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Pakistan SC disqualifies Nawaz Sharif for life

Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, who was heading the five-member bench, remarked before the verdict was announced that the public deserves "leaders of good character". He stated this in a written statement in th...More..

Corruption: Supreme Court bans ex-Pakistan Prime Minister from public office
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Corruption: Supreme Court bans ex-Pakistan Prime Minister from public office

On Friday, the top court said that the disqualification of the stained ex-Prime Minister stands for life. Sharif's PML-N, which continues to hold a heavy majority in parliament, termed the decision an attack ...More..

Sensex surges over 200 points, Nifty above 10500
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Sensex surges over 200 points, Nifty above 10500

The 30-share index gained 160.93 points (0.47 percent) at 34262.06 at 10.21 AM. Brokers said buying activity upon positive macroeconomic data as industrial production grew by a healthy 7.1 percent in February...More..

United Nations chief condemns killing of peacekeeper in vehicle
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

United Nations chief condemns killing of peacekeeper in vehicle

The surge in violence coincides with a visit by Jean-Pierre Lacroix, the UN's head of peacekeeping operations, to the country that has been mired in a cycle of ethnic and religious violence since 2013. Mayor At...More..

Trump puts off Syria strike decision, will talk to allies
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Trump puts off Syria strike decision, will talk to allies

A Swedish draft resolution, circulated to council members Thursday and obtained by AP, would also express the council's determination to establish "a new impartial, independent and professional" investigative b...More..

Protectionism threatens progress of strong trade growth — WTO
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Protectionism threatens progress of strong trade growth — WTO

The world trade in goods would grow 4.4 percent this year, above the post-financial-crisis average of 3 percent, the World Trade Organization said in its annual forecast on Thursday. Stronger world growth and i...More..

Punk-looking Australian turtle ranked among threatened reptiles
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Punk-looking Australian turtle ranked among threatened reptiles

But perhaps the computer screen-sized turtle's most distinguishing feature is the bright green, spiky mohawks sprouting on the heads of some. As per the name, you can only find the turtle in the Mary River in...More..

Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc (NYSE:DO) Q4 2017 Sentiment Report
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc (NYSE:DO) Q4 2017 Sentiment Report

The stock's price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months is 1.72 and price to book ratio for the most recent quarter is 0.67, whereas price to cash per share for the most recent quarter are N/A. One of the m...More..

Nation's Report Card: AISD among best in U.S. school districts
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Nation's Report Card: AISD among best in U.S. school districts

Meanwhile, the percentage of eighth-grade students in the state who performed at or above the "basic" reading level is at the lowest since 1998. The NAEP assessment was originally created to provide a commo...More..

School bus driver injured after auto collides with bus in north Charlotte
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

School bus driver injured after auto collides with bus in north Charlotte

None of the children were injured. "Obviously with the Humboldt tragedy, everybody is on edge more than they would be, but she did a good job and she's in good shape". The reason behind the accident is still un...More..

Florida: Parkland Teacher Arrested After Leaving Loaded Gun In Public Restroom
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Florida: Parkland Teacher Arrested After Leaving Loaded Gun In Public Restroom

Mr Simpson told police on Sunday he realised he had left the legally registered pistol in the toilet at the Deerfield Beach Pier after hearing a single gunshot. "Would I have been able to stop this gentleman wi...More..

All-New Ford Focus Revealed
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

All-New Ford Focus Revealed

Those placing the order can pick their choice of variant , the color of the vehicle and the engine option online. Here is the good news for the auto lovers that Ford is all going to launch its new Freesty...More..

Man charged with impaired driving after collision involving infant
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Man charged with impaired driving after collision involving infant

Grigsby stated that he was attempting to turn around and didn't realize he was at the fairgrounds. He was charged with felony DWI and aggravated DWI because he had a prior DWI conviction and his blood alcohol...More..