Indonesians protest at Myanmar embassy over Rohingya cause

Security forces have killed nearly 70 people in Myanmar's western Rakhine state and arrested some 400 since the lockdown began six weeks ago, according to state media reports, although activists say the number could be far higher. "These alarming new... More..

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by | Friday, November 25, 2016

Shia pilgrims among 77 people killed in IS attack in Iraq

The victims of Thursday's attack were returning after performing the Arbaeen in Kerbala, which commemorates the 40th day of mourning for the 7th century AD killing of Imam Hussein, a grandson of the Prophet Moh...More..

by | Friday, November 25, 2016

More Rohingyas flee to Bangladesh as violence spreads in Myanmar

In an urgently called meeting of foreign envoys in Dhaka, foreign minister AH Mahmood Ali sought worldwide support to resolve the longstanding challenge including the current crisis situation involving the Rohi...More..

by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Trump's win may put Palestinian state further out of reach

United States president-elect Donald Trump pledged Friday to work for a "just, lasting peace " between Israel and the Palestinians, in his first public message on the issue since his upset victory. The United ...More..

by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Obama team trying to damage ties with Russian Federation

The two leaders' discussion of the need to develop U.S. -Russia trade and economic relations was particularly pregnant of change in the worldwide prospects for economic and scientific progress, as well as peace...More..

Indian shelling 'kills nine on bus' in Pak-administered Kashmir
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Indian shelling 'kills nine on bus' in Pak-administered Kashmir

The martyred soldiers included Captain Taimoor, Havaldar Mushtaq Hussain and Lance Naik Ghulam Hussain. The conflict has killed tens of thousands of people, mostly civilians. It said the Pakistan Army - with ...More..

by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Murray, Djokovic set up Sunday shootout at ATP finals

Andy Murray earned the year-end No. 1 ranking and his first title at the ATP finals on Sunday, beating Novak Djokovic 6-3, 6-4 in the last match of the year. "It has been a fantastic year. It's very special...More..

Trump taps Gov. Nikki Haley for ambassador to UN
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Trump taps Gov. Nikki Haley for ambassador to UN

Haley met Trump last Thursday in NY, triggering speculation she was being considered for secretary of state, along with former NY mayor Rudy Giuliani. "She became the first woman and the first minority to lead ...More..

Merkel aims to 'serve people of Germany' as 4th term looms
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Merkel aims to 'serve people of Germany' as 4th term looms

Please click the button below to manage your account. Read the full New Yorker profile here . Ms Merkel said she expected strong challenges from the left and right fringes of society as Germany has becom...More..

by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Obama urges European leaders to work with Trump

Obama didn't speak with reporters before departing for Peru on Air Force One. The session expanded on lengthy talks he held the day before with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Obama assured that he'll work...More..

Iran says it has transferred 11 tons of heavy water to Oman
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Iran says it has transferred 11 tons of heavy water to Oman

Calenda said it was too early to say how the picture could change under Trump's leadership, but in the interests of the countries involved "I think there is the absolute necessity to implement the (nuclear) agr...More..

Leonid Bershidsky: Vladimir Putin is winning the French election
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Leonid Bershidsky: Vladimir Putin is winning the French election

Chartier added, "The Jews of France are French like the Christians of France are French and the Muslims of France are French , except for those who partake in Islamic sectarianism, in Islamic totalitariani...More..

by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Trump keeps changing his tune; this time on climate change — Inquirer Editorial

If only the bracelet brouhaha was the end of it. But since the election, the mayor has spent much of his time challenging Republican President-elect Trump. In June, Turkish media reported that President R...More..

Mizzou fires defensive line coach, and former Sooner coach Jackie Shipp
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Mizzou fires defensive line coach, and former Sooner coach Jackie Shipp

The newspaper reported that Shipp didn't coach the game Missouri lost, 63-37, and was not at practice this week. Major Brian Weimer said Crockett was the only one accused of having marijuana, so he was the only...More..

Trump Announces On Twitter He Canceled Meeting With 'New York Times'
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Trump Announces On Twitter He Canceled Meeting With 'New York Times'

The president-elect also reversed himself on some controversial campaign positions Tuesday. "I think there is some connectivity ". Bannon rejected the anti-Semitic and racist elements of the alt-right in an ...More..

by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Civilians flee as regime pushes forward in Syria's Aleppo

The Syrian Government refused to grant UN's proposition to establish a self-rule or to have an autonomous administration in exchange for peace in the devastated city of eastern Aleppo. Rebel-held eastern Alepp...More..

by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Iraqi forces tortured and killed villagers near Mosul

Human Rights Watch spoke to 46 relatives and witnesses, who described how security forces took the men from checkpoints, villages, screening centers, and camps for displaced people. The offensive has slowed dow...More..

US to Consider Taking Australia's Asylum Seekers, Kerry Says
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

US to Consider Taking Australia's Asylum Seekers, Kerry Says

He also said some refugees have successfully adapted to life on Nauru and built successful businesses. During a September visit to the US, Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said that talks wer...More..

by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

The US Will Take In Some Refugees Stuck In Australia's Island Camps

It is not known what the arrangements will be for families that are now split, with members in Australia and in detention. Turnbull said on Monday the first refugees to be resettled in the USA would not com...More..

Many outdoor activities banned as fires burn across South
by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

Many outdoor activities banned as fires burn across South

Forest Service reports it is monitoring 23 fires just in the state's national forests, primarily in the far western part of the state. "As long as the fires persist, we can expect to see elevated levels of pa...More..

'Gilmore Girls' cast reunites for look back at 'timeless' show
by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

'Gilmore Girls' cast reunites for look back at 'timeless' show

Vox reported on " Gilmore Girls: A Day in the Life " and all about how Sam Phillips took on the new project without hesitation. The series, which was created by Amy Sherman-Palladino, was an appealing blend ...More..

Iraqi special forces pause in Mosul push due to poor weather
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Iraqi special forces pause in Mosul push due to poor weather

The capture of the base, if confirmed, could be a significant development in the campaign to recapture Mosul, Islamic State's de facto capital since its forces swept through Iraq in 2014 and set up a self-dec...More..

Unemployment rate drops slightly in RI to 5.5 percent
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Unemployment rate drops slightly in RI to 5.5 percent

The rate in the Seattle-Bellevue-Everett area dropped from 3.9 percent in September to 3.8 percent in October. The low unemployment rate, however, masks the fact that initial estimates show that MA actually...More..

Israel President hopes India visit opens way for full FTA
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Israel President hopes India visit opens way for full FTA

The two countries have built a "powerful and strong" partnership and they must work together to make it even stronger, he said. This was emphasized at a meeting Wenesday with the Prime Minister of India, Narend...More..

South Africa court orders release of corruption report amid anti-Zuma protests
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

South Africa court orders release of corruption report amid anti-Zuma protests

They have denied seeking it, and will defend their corner at the planned inquiry, their lawyer, Gert van de Merwe, said. The opposition party's effort is likely to encounter the same kind of resistance from t...More..

by | Friday, November 18, 2016

9-story New Zealand building in risk of collapse

New Zealand has sent military helicopters and navy ships to aid in the rescue, and the U.S. Navy has sent two helicopters and the U.S.S. Sampson naval destroyer. The leaders also discussed the New Zealand eco...More..

Auditor-general reveals how much of your money the government is wasting
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Auditor-general reveals how much of your money the government is wasting

Radebe said this conversation has not taken place at a cabinet level but pledged cabinet's support in efforts to improve the financial management and audit outcomes of the 484 auditees‚ including 196 national a...More..

by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Angela Merkel may run for 4th term as German chancellor

While some parties, such as the German Left, oppose Steinmeier due to his links to the labour market overhaul of the Gerhard Schröder era, the centre-right and centre-left have a majority in the federal convent...More..

Chinese Bird Goes Viral in China For Having Donald Trump's Hair
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Chinese Bird Goes Viral in China For Having Donald Trump's Hair

Photos of Little Red, a golden pheasant with a bright Trump-like feathery do on the top of its head, started to go viral this week after the resemblance was noted. The keeper of the bird also said that he w...More..

Obama getting crash course in Greek mythology
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Obama getting crash course in Greek mythology

Disclaimer: Fusion Media would like to remind you that the data contained in this website is not necessarily real-time nor accurate. The 5th century B.C. He pushed his formerly small party to the forefront b...More..