• Arvinder Singh Lovely returns to Congress
Arvinder Singh Lovely returns to Congress

Singh had left Congress to join BJP before the Delhi Municipal elections a year ago. Commenting on Arvinder Singh Lovely' homecoming, former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said that she was very happy after she heard the reports of Lovely joining Congress party again.

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  • Iran considers no limitation in deepening inclusive ties with India
Iran considers no limitation in deepening inclusive ties with India

According to reports, the two sides inked nine pacts, including a pact on double taxation avoidance, visa liberalisation, ratifying extradition treaty, agricultural cooperation, port lease, medicine and others. There are significant trade ties, particularly in crude oil imports into India and diesel exports to Iran. India has committed $85 million ...

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  • John Kelly orders changes to the White House security clearance process
John Kelly orders changes to the White House security clearance process

Last November, CNN and NBC News reported that that over 100 people working in Trump's office did not have permanent security clearance including Kushner, his wife Ivanka Trump and and White House aide Porter, who resigned February 7 following allegations of domestic abuse.

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  • Ethiopia Declares State of Emergency, Martial law
Ethiopia Declares State of Emergency, Martial law

The government previously imposed a state of emergency in October 2016, which was lifted in August past year. The advancement comes after Desalegn reported his abdication, both as Prime Minister and the executive of the decision party, the Ethiopian Peoples' Revolutionary Democratic Front, after he was in charge since 2012, in an offer to ease ...

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  • Yes, Russian-Backed Forces Attacked US Troops in Syria
Yes, Russian-Backed Forces Attacked US Troops in Syria

Let's start with fine reporting from Bloomberg News, which discovered that the wounded mercenaries were flown out of Syria and treated at military hospitals in Moscow and St. Shabayev, the Cossack leader, said casualties were so high because the force had no air cover, and because they were attacked not by poorly equipped rebels, their usual advers...

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  • Man sentenced to death for rape, murder of 7-year-old
Man sentenced to death for rape, murder of 7-year-old

The body of Zainab Ansari was found on a rubbish dump in Kasur, a city in the Punjab region, south of Lahore , on January 9. Her death brought rampaging mobs onto the streets in search of her killer. The heinous nature of the crime had seen immediate riots break out in Kasur - in which two people were killed - while #JusticeforZainab became ...

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  • Mitt Romney announces Utah Senate run with jabs at Trump
Mitt Romney announces Utah Senate run with jabs at Trump

Other aspects of Romney's initial campaign foray seemed created to separate him from President Trump, with whom. "And I can tell you the polling numbers we've seen over the past two years, he's still the most popular politician in the state of Utah".

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  • Highline College in Washington state in lockdown after reports of gunfire
Highline College in Washington state in lockdown after reports of gunfire

Please remain in lockdown until police have cleared your building. "Barricade doors and windows". This is an unfolding situation and we will update you when we have further details. Police say they are trying to determine whether shots were fired. Families that want information are being directed to Lowes northwest corner parking lot, Renton po...

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  • Robert Mueller INDICTS 13 RUSSIANS for Election Interference
Robert Mueller INDICTS 13 RUSSIANS for Election Interference

Rosenstein said Friday that the indictment does not contain any allegations that any Americans knowingly participated in the activity. As for altering the outcome of the election, who can say? The White House had no immediate comment on the indictments.

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  • 'Congratulations President Ramaphosa‚' from the Madiba family
'Congratulations President Ramaphosa‚' from the Madiba family

He said his priority is to revive the country's economy, which will be a tough task with South African unemployment at about 30 percent, and almost 40 percent for young people. Ramaphosa, a lead negotiator in the transition from apartheid to democracy in the early 1990s, was elected by jubilant ruling party legislators anxious to shed political lim...

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  • Australian PM bans ministers from having sex with staff
Australian PM bans ministers from having sex with staff

On Thursday, Turnbull said the head of the National Party had made a "shocking error of judgement" and "set off a world of woe " for both his wife and his former media advisor, now pregnant with his child. He said the scandal led him to rewrite the code of ministerial standards so that regardless of if ministers are married or single, they may n...

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  • Netanyahu says bribery charges 'slanted', full of holes
Netanyahu says bribery charges 'slanted', full of holes

A senior prosecutor will need to go through the entire file before making a recommendation and then hand it over to State Prosecutor Shani Nitzan to do the same. The gifts from Milchan reportedly included expensive cigars and champagne. Police said Netanyahu had been suspected of trying to help Milchan receive tax benefits in Israel, of assisting...

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  • PH to Kuwait: Treat Filipinos as you would treat your nationals
PH to Kuwait: Treat Filipinos as you would treat your nationals

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque Jr. appealed to Kuwait to uphold its obligation under worldwide law to provide equal treatment to all citizens, including foreign nationalities, residing in the oil-rich country. "I hadn't experienced it yet, but made a decision to run away with her because I did not want to stay there alone", she was quoted as...

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  • Tillerson discusses Israeli-Iranian tensions with Jordanian FM
Tillerson discusses Israeli-Iranian tensions with Jordanian FM

The move triggered outrage in the Arab and Muslim world, and led Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to declare that he would not cooperate with the United States as a mediator. Jordan backed the resolution. "If communities in Iraq and Syria can not return to normal life, we risk the return of conditions that allowed ISIS to take and control va...

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  • Powder sent to United Kingdom parliament found to be harmless
Powder sent to United Kingdom parliament found to be harmless

The package contained white powder, but it is not clear what the substance is. The workplace stays shut as of now, however whatever remains of the Palace of Westminster is open'. Officers are understood to be examining a "suspicious package". Relatively few MPs and peers are in Westminster as both houses are in recess, and the package is thou...

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  • Israel Looks to Russia, Not US, for Leadership To Deescalate Syrian Conflict
Israel Looks to Russia, Not US, for Leadership To Deescalate Syrian Conflict

Another worry for Israel is reporting that Iran might be interested in a permanent base in Syria . Israeli soldiers block a road in the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights, on February 10, 2018. Up to now, Israel has been trying to avoid direct confrontation on this level with the Iranians. So far Iran has stood resolute in Syria and Iraq in...

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  • Omarosa Just Called Mike Pence
Omarosa Just Called Mike Pence "Scary" On 'Celebrity Big Brother'

Despite the official story that reality show mainstay Omarosa Manigault resigned from her White House post of her own volition "to pursue other opportunities", details of a reportedly acrimonious dismissal keep leaking months after the fact.

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  • Trump Administration Proposes To Replace Some Food Stamps With Food Boxes
Trump Administration Proposes To Replace Some Food Stamps With Food Boxes

In addition to a steep 25 percent cut to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program , commonly known as food stamps , Trump would fundamentally alter how the program works. But what the Trump administration is proposing is to take away a majority of that choice, by sending half of their benefits in the form of a " USDA Foods package " and ...

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  • NBC reportedly benches analyst for remarks about Japan and Korea
NBC reportedly benches analyst for remarks about Japan and Korea

Ramo, who was also an on-air contributor for NBC during the Beijing Olympics, is co-CEO of Kissinger Associates, an advisory firm of former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger. Do you thank Japan for the Pearl Harbor raids? Tokyo only formally lukewarm-apologised two years ago for the sexual enslavement of thousands of Korean women during W...

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  • Eminent lawyer, rights activist Asma Jahangir passes away
Eminent lawyer, rights activist Asma Jahangir passes away

Her other daughter, Salima, lives in London. Few Pakistani rights activists have achieved the credibility of Jahangir. There is still awful violence against women, discrimination against minorities and near-slavery for bonded labourers, Jahangir told AFP during an interview in 2014, but human rights have made greater strides in Pakistan tha...

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