Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi also saluted the soldiers for the operation on Thursday. Shah also congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and the Indian Army in this regard. However the Indian armed force... More..
Duterte, 71, won elections in May in a landslide after pledging to wipe out drugs in society, vowing an unprecedented crime war in which 100,000 people would die. He said critics have portrayed him as "cousin" ...More..
In the video, Shekau taunted parents of the kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls saying they will only see their daughters again if the government swaps them for detained extremist leaders. Islamic State in August appo...More..
The head of M10 said generators and water-storage facilities were damaged while the ICU also sustained major damage. Although the pace of attacks has slowed in the past couple of days, following a weekend of ...More..
The latest accident occurred even as a search and rescue operation was ongoing after a vehicle crashed on Sunday, killing three people, with a former minister still missing in the swollen Trishuli river in sout...More..
He said warlords from militants formerly known as the Nusra Front had openly spoken about foreign support, including supplies of U.S. weapons, the Russian Foreign Ministry said. On Tuesday, the Russian Foreign ...More..
Just one day earlier Katy sent out a tweet and a teaser image, declaring she was hoping to change the world with her clip. The 31-year-old star explained that she wanted to use her body as "click bait" in order...More..
PHILADELPHIA (AP) Michelle Obama told a diverse and enthusiastic crowd in Philadelphia on Wednesday that candidates don't change once they become president and that America "needs an adult in the White House"...More..
Police arrested a 35-year-old man on Saturday on suspicion of an offence under the Computer Misuse Act and he was bailed until November. Police are already investigating allegations that Miss Middleton's acco...More..
The fire, which started Monday around 3 p.m., had scorched more than 2,000 acres and was 5 percent contained, according to the Cal Fire Santa Clara Unit earlier today. Evacuation centers have been set up a...More..
SA Power Networks has confirmed the mass blackout via Twittersaying the unprecedented outage was caused by an "upstream supply" failure. Weatherill said SA Power Networks is continuing to work throughout the ...More..
Wednesday's toll was even higher , the activist said, with least 50 people being killed and others injured after Syrian forces struck nearly every neighborhood in eastern Aleppo and in the countryside. As has ...More..
India Inc. said that MFN has made no difference to the "abysmally low" level of bilateral trade between the two countries. But using more of the rivers' water is still likely to hurt Pakistan as the Islamic Re...More..
She said there are nations where persons designated as terrorists by the UN roam freely and preach sermons of hate with impunity, an apparent reference to Mumbai attack mastermind and Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Haf...More..
The Obama administration has argued to Congress that the legislation would set an global precedent that risks exposing the USA government and American soldiers to lawsuits or other legal action by foreign gover...More..
But the optimism was quickly shredded by Saudi Arabia and Iran, who dashed hopes that OPEC could clinch an output-limiting deal. "It always seems to come back to that level". But in a reflection of the impact f...More..
When asked about the MPs who stepped down from Corbyn's shadow cabinet, he added: "We are all Labour and there's a responsibility on Labour MPs who have been dissatisfied over the previous year to now get ful...More..
Following the court's decision, the government also said it would hold Ping responsible if clashes erupted following the ruling, according to the BBC . Ali Bongo was accused of using oil profits to enrich his ...More..
During a speech on Thursday, Duterte said he would go to China this year and, without elaborating, told Chinese businessmen: "You will see me often". "Actually, when I said 'I am calling the Armed Forces to a...More..
Liu Yuqin, a former Chinese ambassador to Cuba, told the Global Times that Li's Cuba trip shows staunch mutual support from both countries to each other, in both their right to choose their own path and in ideo...More..
He said Pakistan Air Force is ready to give a befitting response to India if it violates Pakistan's airspace. Pakistan has denied any links with the attackers. Jaishankar also told Basit then about the content ...More..
According to the IUCN numbers, gathered from estimates across the continent, Africa's total elephant population in the areas where extensive surveys could be taken is now around 415,000, compared to 526,000 in ...More..
Authorities are reportedly only releasing partial footage as to not "jeapordize their investigation". Police also released photos of a handgun from the scene, saying it was loaded and contained Scott's ...More..
Chamber of Commerce. Hillary Clinton's campaign manager says Clinton's priority at Monday's debate is explaining her policies to the American public. Overseas, she's called for a no-fly zone in Syria bu...More..
Spokesman Dmitry Peskov denounced "the overall unacceptable tone and rhetoric of the representatives of the United Kingdom and the United States, which can damage and harm our relations". Russia's and Syria's m...More..
According to NSW Ambulance he has suffered a number of cuts to his leg and has since been taken to Lismore Base Hospital in a stable condition. Beaches in Ballina were closed for 24 hours after the attack. On...More..
Doctor Lisa Bardack says Clinton came to see her almost two weeks ago and had developed a "low-grade fever, congestion, and fatigue" which Clinton initially passed off as allergies. The Democratic presidential ...More..
Approximately 30 minutes later, police received another report of gunfire a few blocks west of campus on the 700 block of South State Street. In the first shooting, Champaign police said an argument during ...More..
Prince George's first overseas trip was to New Zealand and Australia in 2014. He said: "As any parent travelling with children knows, it's a whole different experience when you bring your family with you"....More..
Mr Papp did not say why the suspect wanted to harm police officers. A security camera had also reportedly caputred an unidentified suspect leaving a bag at the scene shortly before the blast took place, local...More..
Discussions are already under way on a possible new United Nations sanctions resolution after North Korea's fifth and largest nuclear test on September 9. In his speech at the U.N. General Assembly in NY on F...More..
Six died in riots that caused major damage in the capital, Libreville, and elsewhere in the country of some 1.8 million people. Bongo won more than 95 percent of votes there on a declared turnout of more than ...More..
In June this, around 320 refugees were killed when a boat capsized off the Greek island of Crete. "The boat is meant to hold 200, and they put 400 in it". More than 2,800 deaths were recorded between Janu...More..
In 2011, the junta gave way to a quasi-civilian government that was dominated by former military officials but still ushered in some democratic reforms, leading the U.S.to restore full diplomatic relations an...More..
The move came as Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi is visiting the USA for the first time since her party won a sweeping victory in the general election previous year. Scores of Rohingya Muslims have b...More..
Francis adds their primary suspect is a hispanic man wearing grey, walking towards the I-5 from the Cascade Mall. The shooter - or shooters - left the scene of Cascade Mall, in Burlington, before police arriv...More..
That would give neither side an absolute majority in the 151-seat parliament - deepening uncertainty following the collapse of a conservative government that lasted only five months. Croatia's deeply-divided p...More..
Supply needs to be cut by 1 million barrels a day to rebalance the market and stabilize prices, he said. Traders said that the main WTI price driver had been American Petroleum Institute data showing a 7.5-...More..
US authorities investigated on Wednesday whether anyone helped an Afghan-born American citizen charged with carrying out bombings in NY and New Jersey , while the city's top federal public defender asked for a...More..
Leston Lawrence, a 35-year-old from an Ottawa suburb, is accused of smuggling 18 circular chunks of gold from his place of work - the Royal Canadian Mint, the Ottawa Citizen reported . The unusual part is how ...More..
I have zero tolerance for abuse of the public trust from anyone. Percoco rejoined the administration in late 2014 and received a $20,000 raise from his old salary before quitting a second time in January to...More..
But he says the province will look at what can be learned from the threat, which caused traffic slowdowns and the emptying of many offices as parents hurried to pick up children. Threats were also sent to other...More..
The FBI is asking for the public's help locating the two men. A journal seized from Rahami shortly after his arrest suggested the suspect drew inspiration from al-Qaeda leaders Osama bin Laden and Anwar al-Aw...More..
It's a virtual certainty, though, that the two leaders will not be hitting the links anytime soon. "It's a very hard and risky time in the Middle East", Mr. It would not be the first time a US president took ...More..
His tough talk illustrated how little progress has been made in reconciling the two powers' diverging interests that have allowed the Syria crisis to continue to fester. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says ...More..
Mr Assad dismissed the claims, saying whatever American officials say "has no credibility " and is " just lies ". "It's not [an accident], because it wasn't an accident by one airplane for once, let's say". ...More..
In a General Assembly address Wednesday, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef condemned Iran for backing "terrorist militias" across the Middle East . "The lack of compliance with the deal on the part of th...More..
He also said police did not find a book, and that Vinson was not wearing a body camera. She said he was reading a book while sitting in his vehicle and waiting for the school bus to drop off his son. "Will be...More..
John and Patsy Ramsey , according to the special, covered it up to protect him. "I'm absolutely going to sue CBS on behalf of Burke as a result of the false accusations and the fraud of the docuseries by ...More..