• Israel ready to cooperate with S Arabia to face Iran: Defence chief
Israel ready to cooperate with S Arabia to face Iran: Defence chief

The draft also blamed the Shiite group of supporting "terrorist groups" across the region and supplying them with weapons, including ballistic missiles. Speaking before Al-Jubeir at the 20-minute session broadcast live, Aboul-Gheit, the Arab league chief , was just as critical of Iran as the Saudi minister.

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  • 'Picture is really bad': Trump hits out at Democrat accused of groping
'Picture is really bad': Trump hits out at Democrat accused of groping

Dubbing the Senator "Frankenstein" the President is finding his tweets are getting a mixed reaction. In a pair of tweets Thursday night, Trump spotlighted the accusations against Franken, saying the photo "speaks a thousand words". Los Angeles radio anchor Leeann Tweeden said that during a USO trip to the Middle East and Afghanistan in 2006 F...

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  • Panetta on Lewinsky affair: Bill Clinton 'more than paid the price'
Panetta on Lewinsky affair: Bill Clinton 'more than paid the price'

A former senior adviser to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonGOP rushes to cut ties to Moore Papadopoulos was in regular contact with Stephen Miller, helped edit Trump speech: report Bannon jokes Clinton got her "ass kicked" in 2016 election MORE lambasted Sen.

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  • Icy spots possible overnight, then more strong gusts Sunday
Icy spots possible overnight, then more strong gusts Sunday

Strong west winds will keep our highs very mild for this time of year. Tuesday will be sunny and warmer with highs in the mid-50s. SATURDAY NIGHT: Mostly cloudy skies and cold temperatures will be around, with a low temperature of 33 degrees.

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  • J&K: Security forces gun down five terrorists in Bandipora
J&K: Security forces gun down five terrorists in Bandipora

According to the tip off, Owaid, also called Umair, son of Zakiur Rehman Makki and nephew of the LeT top functionary and mastermind of the Mumbai attack of 2008 Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi was among the six militants hiding in a house. The Garud Commando Force is the special forces unit of the Indian Air Force (IAF). Last month two militants and two I...

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  • Manushi Chillar crowned Miss World 2017
Manushi Chillar crowned Miss World 2017

The Chief Minister said by winning the coveted crown of Miss World 16 years after Priyanka Chopra won the title in 2000, Manushi, "the daughter of Haryana ", had made the country and the state proud. Also, the reports are coming that Miss World 2016 - Miss Puerto Rico Stephanie Del Valle passed on the coveted crown to Manushi at the finale. Her ...

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  • Moody's ratings and Modi's expectations are finally on the same page
Moody's ratings and Modi's expectations are finally on the same page

However, debt traders said the rally was unlikely to last beyond a few days, as the coming heavy bond supply and hawkish inflation outlook were unlikely to change soon. Rejoicing at the news, the Rupee opened with its biggest gain in four years at 64.72/USD. "Many traders have burnt their fingers already and they are not ready to keep buying", sa...

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  • Twitter Un-Verified White Nationalists' Accounts & People Are Praising The Move
Twitter Un-Verified White Nationalists' Accounts & People Are Praising The Move

The social network confirmed it has revoked the "verification" badges from the profiles of racist instigators including Jason Kessler and Richard Spencer . Twitter said through a statement that it gave visual prominence to verified account on its service, which added to the perception and the issue should have been addressed much earlier but ...

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  • US, Russia Headed For Showdown Over Syria Chemical Weapons
US, Russia Headed For Showdown Over Syria Chemical Weapons

After almost two weeks of negotiations, the two sides failed to bridge differences and the United States called for a vote on its draft resolution. Russia's U.N. Thursday's resolution received 11 votes in favor and two against, with two abstentions. President Donald Trump urged the council to support the panel's continued work, saying on Twit...

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  • Scotland wins historic victory over alcohol pricing
Scotland wins historic victory over alcohol pricing

The Supreme Court judgement was welcomed by Nicola Sturgeon , First Minister of Scotland, who tweeted: 'Absolutely delighted that minimum pricing has been upheld by the Supreme Court. The ruling has reignited calls for the policy to be applied across the UK. "We will proceed with plans to introduce minimum unit pricing as quickly as possible".

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  • Saudi king hosts Lebanese patriarch in historic visit overshadowed by Hariri resignation
Saudi king hosts Lebanese patriarch in historic visit overshadowed by Hariri resignation

France, Lebanon's onetime colonial ruler, has been trying to mediate in the crisis, and Macron paid a surprise visit to Saudi Arabia last week. "Nothing justifies the failure of Prime Minister Saad Hariri to return for 12 days, therefore we consider him to be held and detained, contrary to the Vienna Convention", Aoun tweeted.

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  • Many Iranian quake survivors face long wait for essential aid
Many Iranian quake survivors face long wait for essential aid

A gunman kills four people in Northern California and injures elementary school students.... All the fatalities and the worst damage occurred here in Kermanshah, a vast but mostly empty western province that forms part of the country's ethnically Kurdish region.

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  • Iranian Presence in Syria
Iranian Presence in Syria "Legitimate"

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu revealed the offer during a video Q & A with a gathering of the Jewish Federations of North America in Los Angeles, California. "So this time, we didn't even bother to ask if they're interested", a Foreign Ministry spokesman told the Times of Israel at the time . "We stand shoulder to shoulder with countries of th...

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  • Necklaces with messages of love fill Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes
Necklaces with messages of love fill Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes

Operation Christmas Child has distributed shoeboxes since 1993 and delivered a total of 146 million shoeboxes all over the world, Huerta said. "I think it's just good to see how much a little thing you do can make such a difference", Pereda said.

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  • Global carbon emissions to rise 2% in 2017: scientists
Global carbon emissions to rise 2% in 2017: scientists

It "tentatively" projects European emissions will decline by 0.2% in 2017, slower than the decline of 2.2% per year averaged over the previous decade. Industrial emissions in the United States are projected to fall by only 0.4 percent in 2017, compared to the 1.2 percent year-to-year average for the last decade.

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  • Sessions denies being influenced by Trump to investigate Hillary Clinton
Sessions denies being influenced by Trump to investigate Hillary Clinton

Sessions, who faced tough questioning from committee Democrats on Tuesday, vigorously denied lying to congress about contacts with Russian Federation. Investigating political opponents, particularly vanquished ones, is a particularly slippery slope that clearly Trump, who will only have to live another decade or so in the half-cocked America he cre...

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  • 3 killed in shooting that ends at California elementary school, official says
3 killed in shooting that ends at California elementary school, official says

The violence started with an apparent domestic dispute, according to neighbors, and spread out with the suspect "randomly picking targets", Johnston said . Mercy Medical Center in Redding received three patients, including one who also was transferred elsewhere, said Harter, whose company, Dignity Health, runs both hospitals.

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  • Russian Federation releases video game screenshot as 'proof' U.S. is working with IS
Russian Federation releases video game screenshot as 'proof' U.S. is working with IS

Shortly after the Russian defense ministry posted the photos, social media users quickly identified the fakes. "I would say the Russian Ministry of Defense statements are about as accurate as their air campaign". It said the US-led coalition refused requests to cooperate and "eliminate fleeing Isis convoys". "These facts give indisputable evide...

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  • Turnbull returns for gay marriage result
Turnbull returns for gay marriage result

The result of Australia's non-binding same-sex marriage vote is now just hours away. The ABS has just published the results for the Australian same sex marriage plebiscite. "It think it indicates what modern Australia is", he told Sky News. Twelve million voted in the poll with 61 per cent voting yes to same-sex marriage.

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  • European Union member states sign joint notification on deepening defense cooperation
European Union member states sign joint notification on deepening defense cooperation

This permanent framework for defence cooperation will allow those member states willing and able to jointly develop defence capabilities, invest in shared projects, or enhance the operational readiness and contribution of their armed forces.

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  • North Korea denounces Trump's Asia tour as a 'warmonger's visit'
North Korea denounces Trump's Asia tour as a 'warmonger's visit'

South Korea and the United States were also conducting joint military drills in the East Sea utilizing three US aircraft carriers. Only hours ahead of Saturday's (Nov. The three flattops are the USS Ronald Reagan, Nimitz and Theodore Roosevelt. North Korean military personnel are reportedly preparing for their winter training exercises as thr...

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  • Suspect in Mall of America stabbing identified
Suspect in Mall of America stabbing identified

Chief Potts says the victim interrupted the theft and the suspect pulled a knife on him. Police say one victim was stabbed after confronting a man attempting to steal his belongings from the dressing room. "Kind of drew attention to himself". I heard someone screaming 'He got me! "By the time we got to the main area - the men's department is to the...

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  • Pak-WI to play bilateral T20I series for next five years
Pak-WI to play bilateral T20I series for next five years

Pakistan will host West Indies in a three-match Twenty20 series in March and the Caribbean side will be playing in the South Asian country every year for the next five years, the Pakistan Cricket Board has said. "These bilateral [series] will be a part of the FTP, since we've made this agreement involving the ICC", he added. The third participant i...

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  • Macron Urged to Be Fair, Have Foresight
Macron Urged to Be Fair, Have Foresight

Paris is a signatory to the Iran nuclear deal, which was also signed by five other major powers, namely the US, Britain, Russia and China plus Germany, to roll back Tehran's nuclear program in return for easing the worldwide sanctions. The president passed the matter to the US Congress, giving lawmakers 60 days to decide whether to re-impose sancti...

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  • Yemen Says Saudi-Led Coalition to Allow Commercial Flights
Yemen Says Saudi-Led Coalition to Allow Commercial Flights

The United Nations had warned the total blockade could cause starvation in the impoverished country where war has killed at least 10,000 people in the last 2-1/2 years and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) expressed more concerns on Sunday.

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