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Syria 'ready to down Turkish jets attacking Kurds Afrin'

Syria 'ready to down Turkish jets attacking Kurds Afrin'

Turkey-backed Free Syrian Army rebel factions captured a Kurdish village with no resistance and were clearing landmines, a Turkish official said. Turkish F-16s and artillery units hit about 200 ta...

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Spain rules out Puigdemont becoming Catalonia leader again

Spain rules out Puigdemont becoming Catalonia leader again

Spain's state prosecutor is seeking his arrest in Denmark. Puigdemont wants to be invested from Belgium, where he fled in late October after the Catalan parliament voted to declare independence. As ...

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Bombs in Bodh Gaya, ATS launches probe

Bombs in Bodh Gaya, ATS launches probe

The NIA has started a probe along with the Anti-Terrorism Squad of the Bihar Police in connection with the recovery of two bombs in Bodh Gaya which were deactivated on Sunday through a controlled ex...

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Concussion rules Pakistan's Shoaib out of NZ T20s

Concussion rules Pakistan's Shoaib out of NZ T20s

The free streaming of the match will be available online on HotStar as well. New Zealand is unbeaten in 12 matches at home across all three formats. The Sarfraz Ahmed-led side will be under pressu...

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N.Korea indicates frustration with China

N.Korea indicates frustration with China

He reiterated US opposition to their idea of a "freeze-for-freeze", whereby the U.S. Tillerson declined to say Tuesday whether President Trump has spoken directly to Kim. Pressure from U.S. Presid...

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Jordan's King Let His Opinion Be Known Over Lunch With Pence

Jordan's King Let His Opinion Be Known Over Lunch With Pence

As custodian of Al Aqsa Jerusalem Mosque, third sacred place in Islam, Hachémite Monarch transmitted to Pence on Sunday his "restlessness" by Trump statement of December 6: "Jerusalem is a key p...

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28% of wealth went to richest 1% of Kiwis

28% of wealth went to richest 1% of Kiwis

The report is timely as the global political and business elite gathers in snow-clad Davos for the World Economic Forum's annual meeting this week, which aims to promote responsive and responsible l...

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Saudi shoots down Houthi missile fired toward Narjan By

Saudi shoots down Houthi missile fired toward Narjan By

The expansion of ports will be supported with up to $40 million, and $30 million will go towards transportation costs of non-humanitarian shipments intended for the port of Al Hodeida, in rebel-held t...

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Firefighters proceed to battle Royal Nationwide Park blaze

Firefighters proceed to battle Royal Nationwide Park blaze

Holidaymakers trapped by a bushfire had to be rescued by boat from a national park south of Australia's largest city of Sydney as a heatwave struck the eastern seaboard on Saturday. The 90-hectare fir...

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S.Korea hails North's participation at Olympics

S.Korea hails North's participation at Olympics

It would be the first time both Korean Olympic committees compete in a single team. A multimedia projection performance for the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics is projected on the facade of the G...

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Explosive device detonated at Lake Wales mall

Explosive device detonated at Lake Wales mall

When firefighters arrived, they found smoke coming from a corridor next to the mall entrance of the department store. According to officials, an improvised explosive device detonated in the corridor...

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Over 11000 Displaced By Volcano Eruption In Philippines Return Home

Over 11000 Displaced By Volcano Eruption In Philippines Return Home

As of today, over 27,000 people have been evacuated around the volcano that is best known for its perfectly shaped cone. "Quiet lava effusion from the new summit lava dome and lava collapse events c...

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Secret Superstar beats Dangal in China

Secret Superstar beats Dangal in China

With " Dangal " (2017) achieving a whopping Rs 1459 crore in China , and Rs 2000 crore across the globe, becoming the fifth highest grossing non-English language films of all time. According to Forb...

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Paul Bocuse dies at 91

Paul Bocuse dies at 91

On Twitter, Rene Redzepi wrote Saturday "RIP Paul Bocuse - sleep well chef" about the Frenchman, who embodied French cuisine all over the world. "Today French gastronomy has lost a legendary figure wh...

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New Trump ad calls Democrats 'complicit' in all murders by illegal immigrants

New Trump ad calls Democrats 'complicit' in all murders by illegal immigrants

President Trump's re-election campaign released a new ad on Saturday slamming Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and other Democrats as "complicit" in future murders committed by illegal immigrants....

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US security focus no longer terrorism - Defense Secretary

US security focus no longer terrorism - Defense Secretary

It has been the work of a small group of largely Secretary Mattis , the Deputy Secretary of Defense, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs, the service secretaries and others in developing the new strateg...

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That is what occurs throughout a U.S. authorities shutdown

That is what occurs throughout a U.S. authorities shutdown

Navy Secretary Richard Spencer said that ongoing budget uncertainty has cost the Navy $4 billion since 2011 due to stalled acquisition programs and deferred maintenance. "All of these people will be...

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Karat prevails over Yechury: CPM rejects alliance with Congress in 2019

Karat prevails over Yechury: CPM rejects alliance with Congress in 2019

All along the CPI-M has been critical of the economic policies of the Congress party here. "CPI-M party veteran V.S. Achuthanandan has written to the party General Secretary Sitaram Yechury that the...

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Three trapped after Sydney train derailment

Three trapped after Sydney train derailment

The injured were being carried on stretchers into waiting ambulances. "We do have anywhere from walking patients, minor injuries, to patients who will probably require transport to hospitals", Ambul...

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Turkey shells Kurdish militia in Syria

Turkey shells Kurdish militia in Syria

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Sunday that claims of civilian casualties from the offensive were untrue. The YPG has been a key U.S. French Defence Minister Florence Parly said th...

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Donald Trump's physical health to be revealed in detail

Donald Trump's physical health to be revealed in detail

Nielsen was in the White House meeting last week where Trump denies but Durbin says the president used the vulgarity in question. "Okay well why don't you ask me?" Called the Montreal Cognitive...

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Iraq Sentences German Woman To Death For Joining IS

Iraq Sentences German Woman To Death For Joining IS

She can appeal the sentence, the spokesman said. The woman was captured previous year during the operation by Iraqi forces to recapture Mosul from the militant group. A Russian Islamic State fighter...

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Turkish operation in Syria's Afrin has begun with heavy shelling: minister

Turkish operation in Syria's Afrin has begun with heavy shelling: minister

The YPG has said Turkey's strikes killed six civilians and three of its fighters, and wounded 13 civilians. Cavusoglu reiterated Turkey's warning that it would intervene militarily in the Kurdish-co...

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African UN Envoys Suggest Trump Meet Leaders in Ethiopia After 'shithole' Remark

African UN Envoys Suggest Trump Meet Leaders in Ethiopia After 'shithole' Remark

This drama would be more entertaining were it not for the 800,000 immigrants whose fate under the protections of President Barack Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program hangs in th...

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Ukip leader Bolton loses confidence vote

Ukip leader Bolton loses confidence vote

He has faced calls to resign over a number of anti-racist remarks his former girlfriend posted on social media, including messages critical of Meghan Markle, bride-to-be of Queen Elizabeth's grandson,...

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