Dam failure feared in Puerto Rico, thousands evacuated

He said mobile communications systems are being flown in but acknowledged "it's going to take a while" before people in Puerto Rico will be able to communicate with their families outside the island. If the storm stays in the wake of José, cooler wat... More..

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Iran displays S-300 air defence missile system to public

On one side, the missile test is a clear message to United States to stay out of its way of defending the Nation on its own. "We can not let a murderous regime continue these destabilizing activities while bu...More..

Reports of American church shooting leaving at least six injured
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Reports of American church shooting leaving at least six injured

The majority are older adults", Nashville Police Department wrote on Twitter. This is a developing story, Check back for updates . Authorities are warning people to stay away from the area. The area aro...More..

Sen. Lindsey Graham: We'll get the votes for Obamacare repeal bill
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Sen. Lindsey Graham: We'll get the votes for Obamacare repeal bill

U.S. President Donald Trump , anxious for a major legislative victory, has called for the repeal, saying in a Twitter comment last week, "I hope Republican Senators will vote for Graham-Cassidy and fulfill t...More..

Uri encounter over, 3 militants killed, 2 houses destroyed
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Uri encounter over, 3 militants killed, 2 houses destroyed

He said that the security forces were alerted through intelligence inputs that there could be a possible fidayeen attack at Army camp. Director General of Police S.P. Security forces had cordoned off the ar...More..

Voices get louder demanding CBI inquiry in Jayalalithaa's death
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Voices get louder demanding CBI inquiry in Jayalalithaa's death

Many public interest litigations and petitions were filed in the Madras High Court pleading for a court directive to the State Government for a white paper on the health condition of Jayalalithaa. Then there wa...More..

Trump says 'madman' Kim will be 'tested like never before'
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Trump says 'madman' Kim will be 'tested like never before'

Kim, who has traded ever-more heightened rhetoric with Trump , did not specify what his response would be. They mark a rare direct intervention by the North Korea leader, who usually lets his deputies issue s...More..

Russian Federation warns it'll hit back if fired on in Syria
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Russian Federation warns it'll hit back if fired on in Syria

The country's defence ministry said Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), an alliance of Kurdish and Arab militias fighting, had taken up positions on the eastern banks of the Euphrates alongside U.S. Fighters of...More..

Heat warning issued for Saturday by Environment Canada
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Heat warning issued for Saturday by Environment Canada

Heat alerts are issued when Environment Canada issues a forecast calling for a day-time high of 31 Celsius or higher for one day, or it issues a forecast calling for a Humidex value of 40 or higher for one day....More..

Fires still rage in Rakhine despite Suu Kyi's claims: Amnesty report
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Fires still rage in Rakhine despite Suu Kyi's claims: Amnesty report

At first glance, it is no surprise. "With heightened tensions in Rakhine state, humanitarian staff and private contractors are facing serious challenges in implementing life-saving activities", noted Mr Pierr...More..

Multiple Players Kneeled During National Anthem of Ravens-Jaguars London Game
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Multiple Players Kneeled During National Anthem of Ravens-Jaguars London Game

Other players on one knee during the performance included Ravens linebacker C.J. Mosley, wide receiver Mike Wallace and safety Lardarius Webb as well as Jaguars linebacker Dante Fowler, defensive tackle Cal...More..

ICC launch probe into Sri Lanka cricket
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

ICC launch probe into Sri Lanka cricket

Even though the governing body has not given any information on the nature of the investigation, it is confirmed that the ACU officers are now in the Asian country having discussions with various players and Sr...More..

by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Quake near North Korean nuclear site rattles nerves

North Korea has been struck by a 3.4 scale natural disaster that China says may have been caused by an explosion. Ri Yong Ho made the comments on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in NY, th...More..

North Korea quake not a nuclear test, say China experts
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

North Korea quake not a nuclear test, say China experts

Other than the disquieting pace of North Korean nuclear weapons development, one immediate concern from the ongoing tests is seismological data suggesting the test site might be about to cave in. North Korea sa...More..

Immigrants touched by Mexico quake, try to help from afar
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Immigrants touched by Mexico quake, try to help from afar

As of Friday, the Panam Post reports that the Mexican president has said, "The rescue efforts continue in Mexico city; they have not been suspended". At Mexico City's Xoco General Hospital, which is treatin...More..

by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

More trade woes for N Korea; China to cut oil supplies

China now accounts for roughly 90% of North Korea's trade, making it a critical trading partner. The ban on textiles trade will hurt Pyongyang's income, while China's oil exports are the country's main sour...More..

British Police Arrest Third Suspect — London Metro Blast
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

British Police Arrest Third Suspect — London Metro Blast

Police searched the property - described as a "halfway house" - where the boy was arrested. She said the police had made "good progress" in the investigation but urged "everybody to continue to be vigilant bu...More..

'India using Afghan soil for terror activities in Pakistan'
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

'India using Afghan soil for terror activities in Pakistan'

Climate change was one of the "significant dangers to our existence", she said and reiterated India's deep committed to the Paris Accord. People for various reasons The escape is a matter of concern. We tried...More..

by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Iran conducts successful test of Khorramshahr ballistic missile

Iran's state-owned media announced the successful test-launch hours after the missile was unveiled at a military parade. To defend our homeland, we will not ask permission to anyone, " he launched at the mil...More..

'Flawed' Iran nuke deal must be reworked, Tillerson says
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

'Flawed' Iran nuke deal must be reworked, Tillerson says

He threatened to withdraw from the agreement which he said was one of the "most one-sided transactions the United States has ever entered to". Later on Friday, Iranians staged anti-Trump protest to show the...More..

'We set up IITs, IIMs, Pakistan made Lashkar, Jaish', says Sushma Swaraj
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

'We set up IITs, IIMs, Pakistan made Lashkar, Jaish', says Sushma Swaraj

Urging the United Nations to define terrorism, particularly "state terrorism", she said, "The state terrorism which the Indian National Security Adviser (Ajit Doval) has boasted is being sponsored by India's ...More..

Diplomatic fog blinds China and US over N. Korea
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Diplomatic fog blinds China and US over N. Korea

Trump on Friday tweeted: " Kim Jong Un of North Korea , who is obviously a madman who doesn't mind starving or killing his people, will be tested like never before". Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said he h...More..

Tullow to resume TEN operations following ITLOS ruling
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Tullow to resume TEN operations following ITLOS ruling

The Chamber in a unanimous decision on Saturday September 23, 2017, ruled that there has not been any violation on the part of Ghana on Côte d'Ivoire's maritime boundary. The oral hearings for the dispute were ...More..

5 things to know about N. Korean leader's rebuke of Trump
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

5 things to know about N. Korean leader's rebuke of Trump

Trump has announced new US sanctions on Thursday that he said will allow targeting the companies and institutions, which finance and facilitate trade with North Korea . Without referring to them by name, Abe...More..

Sky banner message urges Collins to reject health care bill
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Sky banner message urges Collins to reject health care bill

As some of the most powerful forces in state and federal government bear down on her over the impending health care vote, Sen. Alliance members say Collins' work to investigate and examine issues important to...More..

by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Rouhani slams Trump's United Nations speech as 'ignorant, absurd and hateful rhetoric'

All the signatories to the nuclear deal, except the United States under Trump, have hailed the agreement as a victory for diplomacy, and urged its continued implementation. "I don't think this Iran deal, this n...More..

by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Carolina Panthers defense has blueprint against Drew Brees

The Saints upset the Panthers to get to 1-2 with a one-point road victory in Charlotte. The New Orleans Saints' struggling defense could be even worse against the Carolina Panthers on Sunday. Defensively,...More..

Police lathicharge students at BHU for protesting against eve teasing
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Police lathicharge students at BHU for protesting against eve teasing

The students claim that the police lathicharged without provocation and didn't even spare women students. After the clashes between the police and the students of BHU security force have been deployed in huge...More..

EAM Sushma Swaraj addresses UNGA; shows mirror to Pakistan on terrorism
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

EAM Sushma Swaraj addresses UNGA; shows mirror to Pakistan on terrorism

In a series of tweets, Modi said, "A strong message was given by Sushma Swaraj ji on the dangers of terrorism and why we have to unite and fight this menace". The statement was made by Eenam Gambir, India's F...More..

South Korea says detected North Korea quake was natural
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

South Korea says detected North Korea quake was natural

The U.S. Geological Survey reported that a magnitude 3.5 quake occurred at 6:29 p.m. Saturday, Guam time, near Sungjibaegam, North Korea. The natural disaster was detected in Kilju county in North Hamgyong pr...More..