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How Tessa Jowell's powerful speech broke convention

How Tessa Jowell's powerful speech broke convention

Her death is terribly sad news and my thoughts go out to her family. A family statement said Dame Tessa died peacefully at the family home near Shipston-on-Stour in Warwickshire, shortly after 10.00...

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Terrorists trained in Pakistan, India should invade PoK: Ramdev

Terrorists trained in Pakistan, India should invade PoK: Ramdev

Mr Sharif said , according to the newspaper. Explain it to me. "Call them non-state actors, should we allow them to cross the border and kill 150 people in Mumbai? ". In February, Pakistan's Supreme...

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Israel warns Assad to kick Iranian forces out of Syria

Israel warns Assad to kick Iranian forces out of Syria

With Trump's backing, Israel may even feel emboldened to take further pre-emptive action against Iranian targets in Syria . "Should there be another Iranian attack, we will be prepared for it", h...

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Militants attack Afghan government building, 1 dead

Militants attack Afghan government building, 1 dead

The incident follows a string of explosions in the country, with the latest suicide twin blasts in the capital city of Kabul killing 25 people and injuring up to 45. Both the Taliban and a local I...

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In Australia, there was the most bloody murder in 22 years

In Australia, there was the most bloody murder in 22 years

Police initially said that two people were found outside . The bodies of Peter and Cynda Miles were found Friday at their farm in Osmington, near Margaret River, Wester Australia . "We are stunned...

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"Will Give In Writing": BS Yeddyurappa's Promise On BJP Win In Karnataka

The Bengaluru (Urban) constituency witnessed only a 28% voter turnout till 1 pm. No government in Karnataka since the Ramakrishna Hegde-led Janata Party in 1985 has been re-elected. If indeed th...

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China's 1st domestically built aircraft carrier starts sea trials

China's 1st domestically built aircraft carrier starts sea trials

The Type 001A , however, was built from scratch in China. The ship, when commissioned, will join China's other carrier, the Liaoning - a soviet era vessel procured from Ukraine in 2012 and celebr...

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Explosions at Indonesian churches leave at least 2 dead

Explosions at Indonesian churches leave at least 2 dead

Members of police bomb squad inspect wreckage of motorcycles at the site where an explosion went off outside a church in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia. Religious minorities, especially Christians, ha...

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Iran officially condemns Israeli strikes inside Syria

Iran officially condemns Israeli strikes inside Syria

No fewer than 11 Iranians were among those killed in unprecedented Israeli strikes on Syria this week, a monitor said Saturday. The Observatory said the attacks killed 23 fighters, including five Syri...

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Emmanuel Macron urges 'de-escalation' between Israel, Iran

Emmanuel Macron urges 'de-escalation' between Israel, Iran

Israel said 20 rockets, either Fajr or Grad type, were fired from Syria at its forces in the occupied Golan Heights at around midnight. "The Iranian regime's deployment into Syria of offensive ro...

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Israel hits Iranian positions in Syria after missile barrage

Israel hits Iranian positions in Syria after missile barrage

The reason I say it may not yet be a war is because the Iranians at this point, I think, are quite keen on consolidating their position within Syria, and they're not really interested in getting into ...

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Trump's move should not hit India-Iran ties

Trump's move should not hit India-Iran ties

The US hope is that Iran will be dragged to the table by the resumption of US sanctions-and possibly the imposition of more-which would penalize European and other companies and likely cripple Iran's ...

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Indiana Will Deliver Again': Trump, Pence Rally Voters for GOP Senate Candidate

Indiana Will Deliver Again': Trump, Pence Rally Voters for GOP Senate Candidate

By contrast, President Trump charged that Braun's opponent, Democratic Senator Joe Donnelly, takes orders only from democratic leaders Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi, not from IN voters. Donnelly's ca...

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Bale hits brace as Real Madrid put six past Celta Vigo

Bale hits brace as Real Madrid put six past Celta Vigo

Gareth Bale bagged a brace while Isco , Achraf Hakimi and Toni Kroos were also on target for Los Blancos as they put Celta to the sword in the Spanish capital, where Sergio Gomez scored at t...

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Two dead in Paris attack, including knifeman: security sources

Two dead in Paris attack, including knifeman: security sources

A police source confirmed there had been a knife attack without giving any details, Reuters reports. The identity of the slain attacker and the reason for his actions were unclear. France has been o...

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Europe isn't U.S. 'vassal,' wants to uphold Iran nuclear deal

Europe isn't U.S. 'vassal,' wants to uphold Iran nuclear deal

The grouping includes Kazakhstan, Belarus, Armenia and Kyrgyzstan. He added that any move that helps mutual understanding among various Islamic groups and sects is a good deed. "We accepted the JCPO...

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'Lasting impact:' 4 names added to Wisconsin Law Enforcement Memorial

'Lasting impact:' 4 names added to Wisconsin Law Enforcement Memorial

Ken Clemons, reminding those gathered of the May 4 shooting death of Terre Haute Police Officer Rob Pitts by a suspect in an earlier homicide, who died in the exchange of gunfire with officers. Those ...

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Malaysia's ex-PM Najib barred from leaving

Malaysia's ex-PM Najib barred from leaving

He said the attorney general, who had cleared Najib of wrongdoing in the graft scandal at state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), had been sacked. The second source, a lawmaker, said the annou...

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Oil to continue rally as U.S. exit of Iran deal stokes concern

Oil to continue rally as U.S. exit of Iran deal stokes concern

That sanctions will return, cutting a portion of Iranian exports off global markets is only one facet. A spokesman for Mrs May said: "The Prime Minister reiterated the Government's position on t...

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Oil prices push higher after USA walks away from Iran nuclear deal

Oil prices push higher after USA walks away from Iran nuclear deal

An English version of the speech he gave in the aftermath of the United States decision to nix the deal and reimpose sanctions on Iran was posted on his web site. Trump made the announcement after...

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North Korea to destroy nuclear site ahead of summit with US

North Korea to destroy nuclear site ahead of summit with US

Igor Tokarev, told Sputnik. North Korea claimed to have detonated a hydrogen bomb, which would be exponentially more powerful than the atomic devices previously tested, and experts said the size o...

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United Kingdom government disappointed by Lords votes on Brexit laws - May's spokesman

United Kingdom government disappointed by Lords votes on Brexit laws - May's spokesman

May wishes to have the issues settled before the summit in June, but the committee is deadlocked over the issues. The committee also stated that even in the "best-case scenario" with no tariffs and ...

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New Oklahoma law will allow adoption agencies to deny LGBT couples

New Oklahoma law will allow adoption agencies to deny LGBT couples

The NRA issued a statement in Washington blasting Fallin for what it was going back on her commitment to support such a gun carry law when she ran for re-election in 2014. "The Oklahoma legislature ha...

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AT&T Chief Calls Hiring Michael Cohen as Consultant a 'Big Mistake'

AT&T Chief Calls Hiring Michael Cohen as Consultant a 'Big Mistake'

Rudy Giuliani , one of President Donald Trump's attorneys, says he is "quite certain" the president did not know Michael Cohen was trying to sell his insight into the president. AT&T paid Cohen, ...

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Aishwarya Rai makes Instagram debut with daughter's photo ahead of Mother's Day

Aishwarya Rai makes Instagram debut with daughter's photo ahead of Mother's Day

Here's how Aishwarya's look was teased ahead of her final red carpet appearance. The mosaic-like work on the flooring-sweeping gown works brilliantly for Aishwarya's physique. Aishwarya was accompan...

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