Saudi Arabia arrests man over breakfast with woman

Unrelated men and women are increasingly allowed to enter family sections of restaurants together, and public events have generally done away with such divisions. What seems to have enraged people more is the fact that the woman can be seen feeding t... More..

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United Nations Report 821 million people faced food shortage in 2017
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

United Nations Report 821 million people faced food shortage in 2017

The uptick in global undernourishment was particularly focused in South America and Africa, said the report titled "The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World", as reported in Efe news. Giving farm...More..

Most US voters oppose Trump's impeachment: new poll
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Most US voters oppose Trump's impeachment: new poll

House Republican leaders have unveiled their proposal to expand the massive tax law they hustled through Congress past year. About half of independents and about a third of Democrats say such behavior is in...More..

European Union to take punitive action against Hungary for flouting rule of law
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

European Union to take punitive action against Hungary for flouting rule of law

Mr Orban has for years deflected much of the global condemnation of Hungary's electoral system, media freedoms, independence of the judiciary, mistreatment of asylum seekers and refugees and limits on the funct...More..

by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Majority of Puerto Ricans give Trump negative rating on Hurricane Maria response

The mayor of San Juan, the capital of the United States commonwealth of more than three million people, was outraged. While defending the handling of the previous storm, he urged caution in regards to the n...More..

Death toll from Afghanistan blast rises to 68
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Death toll from Afghanistan blast rises to 68

The reason for the demonstration against the police chief wasn't immediately clear. The deadly suicide attack came hours after multiple bombings targeted schools in Nangarhar's capital, Jalalabad . A 12-year...More..

Putin Says He Knows Identities of Accused Skripal Attackers
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Putin Says He Knows Identities of Accused Skripal Attackers

Mr. Putin urged the men to address the media saying there was "nothing criminal" about them, as he spoke at an economic forum in the far eastern city of Vladivostok. Anti-terrorist police have made it clear t...More..

Lax airport baggage checks ‘allowed’ Russians to bring in Novichok
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Lax airport baggage checks ‘allowed’ Russians to bring in Novichok

Putin's comments come after Britain last week charged two alleged agents of Russia's military intelligence agency, GRU, in absentia of the murder attempt, which was done through a nerve agent poisoning . ...More..

Millions at risk as Philippines braces for Typhoon Ompong
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Millions at risk as Philippines braces for Typhoon Ompong

Mangkhut has already swept past the USA territory of Guam, in the western Pacific, where it caused flooding and power outages. An advisory from the JTWC on Tuesday said Mangkhut was packing winds of up to 250...More..

Russia Holding Massive Military Drills, As Putin Meets Xi
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Russia Holding Massive Military Drills, As Putin Meets Xi

Vostok-2018 is taking place at a time of heightened tension between the West and Russian Federation, and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation has said it would monitor the exercise closely, as would the USA, whic...More..

Trump says Puerto storm response ‘unappreciated’
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Trump says Puerto storm response ‘unappreciated’

Virgin Islands. Presumably, few Puerto Rico residents, many of whom were without electricity or even water for months, were contacted during that poll. Trump said Tuesday that Tropical Storm Isaac, which ha...More..

Turkish envoy to UN Sinirlioğlu calls for complete ceasefire in Idlib
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Turkish envoy to UN Sinirlioğlu calls for complete ceasefire in Idlib

Turkey has staked a major claim in Idlib as a way of staving off the chaos from its borders. Erdogan on Monday said in the Wall Street Journal: "All members of the worldwide community must understand thei...More..

Pope to meet US Church leaders after abuse cover-up claim
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Pope to meet US Church leaders after abuse cover-up claim

The announcement came at the end of a three-day meeting of the "C-9", a group of nine cardinals from around the world who members meet about four times a year to advise the pope . On Tuesday, he drew Satan int...More..

Trump to mandate sanctions against foreign governments that interfere in U.S. elections
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Trump to mandate sanctions against foreign governments that interfere in U.S. elections

Bolton said the order is not focused on any particular country, because threats to elections come from many different countries and entities. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats would turn over an...More..

by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Trump says response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico was ‘underappreciated’

The Trump administration was roundly criticized for its performance during last year's record year of disasters which saw Hurricane Harvey flood Texas and left thousands dead and in the dark in Puerto Rico . T...More..

by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Here's What the New US Strategy in Syria Means For Russia

He urged the West, including the USA, to join hands in stopping a possible attack on Idlib. While officials in Washington, along with counterparts from European allies, are preemptively positioning to use che...More..

Pope Francis Compares Vatican Whistleblower to Satan
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Pope Francis Compares Vatican Whistleblower to Satan

The decision is up to the Pope, but Wuerl hinted it is likely his resignation will be accepted, closing his letter by anticipating "a new beginning" for the church. The Vatican said Tuesday that the U.S. delega...More..

Putin: Skripal poisoning suspects 'civilians, not criminals'
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Putin: Skripal poisoning suspects 'civilians, not criminals'

Britain last week charged two alleged agents of Russia's military intelligence agency in absentia with the poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia. But a European Arrest Warr...More..

by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Ex-Trump campaign adviser sentenced to 14 days in prison

Papadopoulos lashed out Monday on his Twitter account against Alexander Downer, the former Australian ambassador to the United Kingdom, who reported that the campaign aide had told him over wine that Russi...More..

Elizabeth Smart upset her kidnapper to be freed
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Elizabeth Smart upset her kidnapper to be freed

Barzee's attorney sought to have the time spent in federal prison count toward her Utah sentence, a request the parole board originally declined in June. state of Texas. Wanda Barzee , the wife of Brian Dav...More..

Death toll rises to 57 in Telangana bus accident
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Death toll rises to 57 in Telangana bus accident

In a ghastly tragedy, as many as 52 people were killed and more than 20 others injured when a state-run overcrowded bus fell into a gorge in Telangana's Jagtial district on Tuesday. Officials said the victims...More..

by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Chinese troops take part in Russia’s biggest military exercise in 40 years

Sergei Shoigu , the defence minister, said that more troops were taking part in Vostok-2018 than in the Soviet Union's largest ever military drills, which were held in 1981 at the height of the Cold War. "The f...More..

by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Donald Trump's visit to Ireland in November has been cancelled

Meanwhile, Russian media reported Tuesday that Trump may meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin during the same European trip that had included the planned Ireland visit. A meeting has taken place today at ...More..

President Trump to Mark 17th Anniversary of 9/11 Terror Attacks in Shanksville
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

President Trump to Mark 17th Anniversary of 9/11 Terror Attacks in Shanksville

Trump received a round of applause when he suggested the best way to honour the victims was to "never flinch in the face of evil" and "do whatever it takes to keep America safe". "We grieve together for every m...More..

by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

As Trump fumes over leaks, Woodward pushes back on criticism

Cohn stars in one of the most memorable passages in Woodward's book, " Fear ", when he reportedly snatched papers off President Donald Trump's desk when the President wasn't looking to prevent him from pu...More..

South Africa 'close to war zone' with 57 murders a day: minister
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

South Africa 'close to war zone' with 57 murders a day: minister

This translates to an average of 57 people murdered every day, up from an average of 52 people in 2016-2017. Murders of women spiked by 11% with 2930 murders reported in 2017-2018 compared with 2639 in the pr...More..

Kerala Nuns protest to demand arrest of rape accused Bishop Franco Mulakkal
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Kerala Nuns protest to demand arrest of rape accused Bishop Franco Mulakkal

Unlike the rest of India , where Christianity remains a minority religion practiced by just 2.3% of the total population, Kerala is home to a sizable Christian community that dates back hundreds of years. It...More..

by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Woodward Says His Anonymous Sources More Credible Than Public Denials, Trump Responds

Already a bestseller on Amazon, the book describes an administration struggling to control the whims of Trump , who is characterized as impulsive. "And I said, I want to cover the substantive issues in forei...More..

Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif's wife Begum Kulsoom passes away
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif's wife Begum Kulsoom passes away

She received a Master's degree in Urdu from Punjab University in 1970. Nawaz Sharif and his daughter were arrested on July 14 in Lahore in connection with a corruption scandal related to offshore properties...More..

East Coast Warned Of
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

East Coast Warned Of "Major" Hurricane Florence

East Coast. The National Hurricane Center update on Sunday afternoon had Florence roughly 720 miles southeast of Bermuda, with little chance of being weakened by upper level winds or cooler water. The hurrica...More..