Donald Trump Uses Frozen to Justify Anti-Semitic Tweet

Let's remember that Trump's own social-media director has admitted the image originally appeared on the Twitter page of a white-supremacist supporter with the screen name @fishbonehead1, according to The Daily Beast's Gideon Resnick . "Speaking ... More..

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Hostage mistaken for gunman killed by police

The attackers separated foreigners from locals, and most of the dead were foreigners, from Italy, Japan, India and the United States. Just days after the attack claimed by its rival jihadi movement Islamic St...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Maharashtra state probing against Dr Zakir Naik

The government on Saturday asked the states to ensure that TV channels which are not permitted to downlink in India are not broadcast by cable operators, a move which comes against the backdrop of controversy o...More..

Line messaging app set to launch year's biggest tech debut
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Line messaging app set to launch year's biggest tech debut

Line is the most popular messaging app in Japan, Thailand and Taiwan, and its flotation is set to be the world's biggest tech listing so far this year. "This is seen as an event by many domestic retail investor...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Gatlin, Merritt head toward 200m showdown on rainy day

Lagat was proud of his Kenyan heritage, but he had lived in the USA since his early 20s, including running for Washington State in the late 1990s. Or even mobile phones. So what is the secret? He got a late s...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Briton Andy Murray Wins 2nd Wimbledon Title

Murray, who thwarted the Canadian's towering serve superbly, said his many near-misses at the All-England Club - he has been knocked out in the semi-final or final on five occasions - made wins like these "extr...More..

UK Conservatives choosing 2 candidates for PM
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

UK Conservatives choosing 2 candidates for PM

Once the party's lawmakers have narrowed the field to just two candidates, the matter will be put in the hands of the entire Conservative Party membership, which will determine who takes over from Cameron and n...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Weekend death toll rising in troubled Indian-administered Kashmir

The Indian government said no police or security personnel were present at his funeral, to avoid a confrontation with the angry crowd. The statement also said people the police suspect to be militants either lo...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

North Korea fires submarine-launched missile

North Korea test-fired a ballistic missile off its eastern coast Saturday but failed in its initial flight stage, according to South Korea . "The missile's launch off the submarine went smoothly, but the f...More..

IN Focus: Pence on Trump's VP short list?
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

IN Focus: Pence on Trump's VP short list?

Mike Pence in Indianapolis on March 31, 2015. The Pence campaign has been mum on the possibility, declining to say whether the prospect of a Trump-Pence ticket was discussed at this weekend's meeting. Last mo...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

In Dallas remarks, Obama will aim to make sense of shootings

Mr Brown defended the decision to kill Johnson with a bomb delivered by remote-controlled robot, saying negotiations went nowhere and officers could not approach him without putting themselves in danger. Obama ...More..

Texas woman shot while protecting son says she'd march again
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Texas woman shot while protecting son says she'd march again

Taylor, in a wheelchair with her right leg immobilized, told a news conference at Baylor University Medical Center that she always held police officers "in a very high place" and notes that her youngest son wan...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Blistering report slams Tony Blair for United Kingdom invasion of Iraq

Furthermore, Chiclot said that Britain's plans for managing the occupation of Iraq following the 2003 invasion were "wholly inadequate ". Second, the outcome of the invasion was underestimated by Mr. Durin...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Turnbull secures first election as prime minister

Postal votes, which are counted after votes received on polling day, heavily favoured the coalition and helped them across the line in a number of closely run electorates. Moody's said such a scenario would be ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

On rare Israel visit, Egypt FM urges 2-state solution

Sisi, according to Levanon, feels that now - as his country has improved ties with Russia, China, India Europe and even the USA - it is time to return Egypt to its rightful role in the Middle East diplomatic pr...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Egyptian foreign minister in rare visit to Israel for peace talks

Commenting on the visit, Egyptian member of the parliamentary foreign affairs committee Anissa Hassouna said Shoukry's presence in Tel Aviv is a proof there is a strong breach in the deadlocked peace talks. El-...More..

Heat to Honor Dwyane Wade on July 8th
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Heat to Honor Dwyane Wade on July 8th

Even more clear was that the lure of home was too strong this time to ignore, just as it was for Wade's close friend LeBron James when he left Miami to rejoin the Cleveland Cavaliers two years ago. But for ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Clinton seeks to move past email controversy, directs blame at officials

Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., chairman of the GOP-led committee that investigated the deadly 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, said lawmakers mighy seek a federal investigation into whether Clinton lied to the commit...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Landmark ruling on South China Sea

A statement made by former law dean Raul Pangalangan months before he was elected a judge of the International Criminal Court (ICC) circulated again last Friday, as anticipation over the ruling by the arbitral ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Ryan Asks Feds to Not Brief Clinton on Classified Info

In the end, Comey swayed no one but die-hard Democrats that Clinton didn't benefit from an outrageous double-standard. Director Comey told the committee he tries hard to apply the same investigative standar...More..

Chris Stevens' Sister: 'I Do Not Blame Hillary Clinton'
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Chris Stevens' Sister: 'I Do Not Blame Hillary Clinton'

As the report points out, "No direct link or solid evidence existed connecting the attacks in Benghazi and the video". Before Gowdy's crew got busy in 2014, there had already been seven congressional invest...More..

3 fishermen snatched by Sulu gunmen off Lahad Datu
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

3 fishermen snatched by Sulu gunmen off Lahad Datu

Suspected Abu Sayyaf militants who abducted three Indonesian fishermen during the weekend had fled into the Philippine waters with the hostages, the chief of Indonesia's intelligence agency has said. On April 1...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Israel's Security Cabinet approves Turkey reconciliation deal

Both nations were once major destinations for two-way tourism, which has suffered in both countries because of ongoing violence. "Long negotiations have taken place". Talks between Israeli and Turkish officials...More..

Eagle confirms UK Labour leadership bid
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Eagle confirms UK Labour leadership bid

A spokesman for the party leader said it was " disappointing " that Mr Watson had walked away from the talks and added: "Jeremy is committed to fulfilling all his responsibilities as democratically elected le...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Blair defends decision to remove Iraq's Saddam from power

The 2003 invasion had not been the " last resort " action presented to MPs and the public, Sir John said, adding that there had been no "imminent threat" from Saddam Hussein , and the intelligence case was "...More..

Cambodian government critic shot dead over money, police say
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Cambodian government critic shot dead over money, police say

Britain's ambassador in Phnom Penh Bill Longhurst said the killing was "a serious loss to Cambodia". "I order the authorities to find out the perpetrator (s) and accomplice (s) in order to bring them for pr...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Birmingham Labour members rally for leader Jeremy Corbyn

Since the referendum vote to leave the European Union last month, Labour has been embroiled in what Corbyn supporters have dubbed a " coup ", with mass resignations in the shadow cabinet and hundreds of MPs cal...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Amarnath Yatra remains suspended

As per reports, no fresh batch of pilgrims were allowed from Bhagwati Nagar Yatra base camp this morning. Around 15,000 pilgrims are waiting in Jammu for their turn to proceed to the Valley so that they can u...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Heavy arms fire rocks South Sudan capital, many casualties

United Nations representatives have reported heavy exchanges of gunfire near their headquarters in the suburb of Jebel. Helicopter gunships were spotted flying over the city and loud booms suggestive were al...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

US troop cut won't impact mission in Afghanistan - US general

There are also another 3,000 global troops serving in the NATO-led mission in Afghanistan. USA commander in Afghanistan General John Nicholson has revealed that Afghan forces are suffering a high number of ca...More..

Chinese navy holds live-fire drills in South China Sea
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Chinese navy holds live-fire drills in South China Sea

Since there is no enforcement mechanism for the ruling, any impact will depend on how the worldwide community reacts. The nation has repeatedly declared that it does not consider the ruling of the arbitrati...More..

Andrea Leadsom defended as establishment 'gangs up'
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Andrea Leadsom defended as establishment 'gangs up'

Senior pro-Brexit Tory David Davis - who lost the leadership contest to David Cameron in 2005 - added his voice to concerns about lack of experience shown by the Energy Minister who has been an MP since 2010 ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Keating launches attack on Howard over Iraq

I made the decision in good faith on the information I had at the time. I don't retreat from it. I don't believe that, on the basis of the information that was available to me, it was the wrong decision. "I...More..

Andrea Leadsom gives an apology of sorts. But is it too late?
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Andrea Leadsom gives an apology of sorts. But is it too late?

Mrs May told the Daily Telegraph separately that she likes to keep her "personal life personal" but says that she and her husband "dealt with" the fact they couldn't have children and "moved on". "I think it...More..

Social Media pays tribute to the greatest humanitarian Abdul Sattar Edhi (RIP)
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Social Media pays tribute to the greatest humanitarian Abdul Sattar Edhi (RIP)

Edhi, whose name has become synonymous with charitable causes and who achieved an nearly saintly status in the country, died on Friday after a years-long battle with renal failure. The Pakistan cricket team n...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Nigel Farage QUITS as Ukip leader, declaring: 'I've done my bit'

But I repeat the point, I'm not a career politician, I came into this from business because I wanted my country back. Farage said at a press conference in Westminster Monday he entered politics to "get Brit...More..

Carter: US will use Iraq city as base to retake Mosul
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Carter: US will use Iraq city as base to retake Mosul

The operation to liberate Mosul, another ISIS stronghold in Iraq, has been months in the making and involves coordination between Iraq's military, Kurdish forces and the U.S.-led airstrikes. Government troops h...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Egypt foreign minister to talk Mideast peace in rare visit to Israel

The move comes two weeks after Shoukry made his first trip to Ramallah to meet with the Palestinian leadership as Egypt has positioned itself as a central player in jump-starting peace efforts. During their con...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Tear gas fired at fan zone before France-Portugal match

It is thought that almost 100,000 French football fans were crammed into the fan park in Paris to watch their nation play in the final of the Euros. Meanwhile, nine people were taken into custody in the easte...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

The Secret Life Of Pets breaks a box office record

The movie - featuring the voices of Eric Stonestreet, Kevin Hart, Steve Coogan, Louis CK and Ellie Kemper - took the title from Disney and Pixar's Inside Out. Chris Renaud ( Despicable Me , Despicable Me 2 )...More..

N Korea to take 'physical action' over US anti-missile system
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

N Korea to take 'physical action' over US anti-missile system

The North American Aerospace Defense Command determined the missile launch - presumed to be a KN-11 submarine-launched ballistic missile - did not pose a threat to North America, the release said. It also c...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

In nod to Sanders, Clintons offers new health care proposals

Elizabeth Warren stepped in to unify the party behind its presumptive nominee. In late June of 2008, Obama and Clinton of NY held a joint appearance in Unity . The platform under consideration, she said, is ...More..

Hundreds gather for Black Lives Matter protest in Vancouver
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Hundreds gather for Black Lives Matter protest in Vancouver

Police have been tight-lipped about exactly what they're investigating and what they've uncovered so far. "Whenever those of us who are concerned about fairness in the criminal justice system attack police of...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Lin-Manuel Miranda Takes The 'Hamilton' Stage One Last Time

Miranda's final night. René Cruz, 54, a theater professional from Santa Monica, California, is seeing the show a second time, and specifically bought a ticket to this last Miranda performance. He recently col...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Cruz Not Yet Endorsing Trump, but Will Speak at Convention

Sasse has decried the choices in this year's presidential race, noting that both Trump and presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton are unpopular. "I thought it was actually a positive meeting", the Roger...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Israel announces $12.9m boost to West Bank settlements

Al-Sisi said then there's a "real chance" for peace between Israel and the Palestinians, with the mediation of Arab states - led by Egypt - and based on the 2002 Saudi Peace Initiative. The initiative is a ten-...More..

Typhoon Nepartak batters China's coast, killing at least 2
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Typhoon Nepartak batters China's coast, killing at least 2

BEIJING (AP) - Officials in China's southeastern Fujian province say two people are dead, with 17 others missing, after Typhoon Nepartak battered the coast with heavy rain and strong winds that toppled homes a...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Blair says to "take full responsibility" for any mistakes over Iraq war

The long-awaited report, delivered by Sir John Chilcot, found then-British prime minister Tony Blair and his government led the country into a war based on flawed intelligence in 2003. However, Blair said he be...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

James Comey Testifies In Front of House Oversight and Governance Reform Committee

In her interview Friday Clinton deflected some of the blame toward "people in government, mostly in the State Department" with whom she communicated "who did not believe they were sending any material that was ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Abdul Sattar Edhi 1928-2016: Google pays tribute

Edhi, whose name has become synonymous with charitable causes and who achieved an nearly saintly status in the country, died on Friday after a years-long battle with renal failure. His charitable foundation r...More..