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Peace in region contingent upon peace in Afghanistan: DG ISPR

Peace in region contingent upon peace in Afghanistan: DG ISPR

He said Chief of the Army Staff Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa wants to make Pakistan a peaceful country. Responding to questions, Goldstein said the USA has so far not heard from Pakistan on its reported de...

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Minor girl's rape, murder sparks protest in Pak

Minor girl's rape, murder sparks protest in Pak

Zainab's body was found dumped in a garbage heap near Kashmir Chowk in Kasur on Tuesday. Zainab's uncle, Ghulam Rasool, said: 'Police are not co-operating with us. They are demanding justice in th...

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Ecuador grants WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange citizenship

Ecuador grants WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange citizenship

Even Swedish prosecutors, who have dropped charges for the time being, said that if Assange leaves the embassy they'd like to talk with him about the sexual assault charges. "What naturalization doe...

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In a first, collegium selects woman advocate for SC judge

In a first, collegium selects woman advocate for SC judge

The Supreme Court collegium , headed by CJI Dipak Misra , created history on Thursday by picking Indu Malhotra as the first woman advocate to be recommended for appointment as a judge of the SC, w...

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'It Will Be a Hard Day': Merkel on Stalled Government Coalition Talks

'It Will Be a Hard Day': Merkel on Stalled Government Coalition Talks

The party's leader, Martin Schulz , envisions Germany as part of a "United States of Europe ". Only 30 percent of Germans in a new poll A majority of those polled also said Merkel should not head th...

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Panel backs university misconduct probe; president resigns

Panel backs university misconduct probe; president resigns

And earlier in the day, before he learned the contents of the new report , according to U of R, university president Joel Seligman announced to the school's Board of Trustees that he will resign effe...

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Mnuchin defends Trump's planned Davos trip: It's not 'a hangout for globalists'

Mnuchin defends Trump's planned Davos trip: It's not 'a hangout for globalists'

The launch of the petition followed the surprise announcement from the White House on Tuesday that Trump would become the first sitting USA president to attend the annual gathering of world leaders ...

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Teenager Amy 'Dolly' Everett farewelled in emotional service in Katherine

Teenager Amy 'Dolly' Everett farewelled in emotional service in Katherine

One in seven Australian children are often subjected to cyber bullying, according to the National Centre Against Bullying, and youth suicide rate in the Northern Territory, where Dolly was from, is am...

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Trump cancels trip to London over protest fears

Trump cancels trip to London over protest fears

Rex Tillerson , the secretary of state, will represent the U.S. at the embassy opening. May and Trump fell out in November over his retweeting of anti-Muslim videos posted online by the deputy leade...

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Rauner Ad Featuring Missouri Governor Will No Longer Play

Rauner Ad Featuring Missouri Governor Will No Longer Play

The woman alleges that during the encounter she was blindfolded and that Greitens took a picture of her and said, " You're never going to mention my name, otherwise there will be pictures of [you] ev...

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Why Should We Make Future Payments to Palestinians?

Why Should We Make Future Payments to Palestinians?

Israel passed a new law which will make plans for peace in the Middle East much more hard, just before US President Donald Trump attacked the Palestinians for lagging peace negotiations. "We...

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Woman allegedly left outside hospital in cold wearing only gown

Woman allegedly left outside hospital in cold wearing only gown

The video was posted to Facebook by Inamu Baraka who says he was outside of Baltimore's University of Maryland Medical Center when he caught the incident on video. Baraka later called the poli...

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Bhima Koregaon Violence - Things that you must know

Bhima Koregaon Violence - Things that you must know

Shiv Sena leader Neelam Gorhe said incidents of violence at Bhima Koregaon and elsewhere in the state were unfortunate. The agitation by various Dalit groups across Maharashtra over the violen...

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Mexican president says 'optimistic' about NAFTA deal

Mexican president says 'optimistic' about NAFTA deal

Officials are due to meet for a sixth and second-last round of scheduled negotiations on updating NAFTA in Montreal from January 23-28, but the talks are in trouble. Freeland didn't say whether she ...

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Juncker seeks bigger European Union budget after Brexit

Juncker seeks bigger European Union budget after Brexit

European Union functionaries warn United Kingdom companies and non-government organization that leaving the E.U. will result in a halt of contracts and funding from Brussels . The envoys also broad...

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Young Sutherland Springs shooting survivor going home

Young Sutherland Springs shooting survivor going home

The hospital provided no details about Ryland's medical condition. Months after 26 people were shot and killed inside the small town Texas church, Ryland is back in his hometown. "Of course with my he...

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Oprah Winfrey Films Herself Wading Through Mudslide at Montecito Mansion

Oprah Winfrey Films Herself Wading Through Mudslide at Montecito Mansion

A 3-year-old girl and several other children are among the 17 dead after flooding and mudslides swept through Southern California on Tuesday, destroying homes and burying roads. The deadly mudslid...

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Made Drones Bombed a Russian Airbase, Defense Ministry Says

Made Drones Bombed a Russian Airbase, Defense Ministry Says

While declining to characterize the phone call, McKenzie stressed that "the US had nothing to do with the attacks on the Russian air base and that's a flat assertion, and I want to be very clear on th...

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Boris Johnson calls on Donald Trump to support Iran

Boris Johnson calls on Donald Trump to support Iran

He also faces a deadline Friday to say whether he will "certify" to Congress that Iran is complying with the deal and that it remains in US interests to adhere to it. "President Macron reaffirmed Fran...

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Tunisia hit by new anti-austerity protests

Tunisia hit by new anti-austerity protests

Protests have taken place in at least 10 different areas in the last few days. On Monday, one person was killed following violence in Tebourba. Yassine Rouatbi, an entrepreneur from the small tow...

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Flood Watch Issued with Rain, Brief Warm Up on the Way

Flood Watch Issued with Rain, Brief Warm Up on the Way

Winter Weather Advisory in place for multiple Mid-Michigan counties. Tuesday night , a chance of snow showers. A period of moderate to locally heavy rain will also move through the area Friday i...

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Ritz robbers dropped bag of jewels

Ritz robbers dropped bag of jewels

Police say they have recovered all the gems worth €4.5m (£4m; $5.4m) and have arrested three men in connection with the brazen robbery. "Obviously there is a security system and an alarm in this typ...

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Congress must act to protect immigrant families

Congress must act to protect immigrant families

Protections for Salvadoreans were set to expire on Monday, after almost two decades of holding the humanitarian status due to the impact of the natural disaster that killed more than 1,000 people. "Bu...

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Examining Fresh Signals: Sprint Corporation (S), Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX ) has risen 6.83% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 14.18% the S&P500. The relative volume of the stock is 1.31, while its market cap i...

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USA deploys B-2 Spirit stealth bombers, 200 airmen to Guam

USA deploys B-2 Spirit stealth bombers, 200 airmen to Guam

Both the bombers and personnel were originally from the Whiteman Air Force Base in Missouri. The bat-winged B-2s and 200 airmen deployed to Andersen Air Force Base on the US island territory from Wh...

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Donald Trump denounces immigration from 's***hole countries'

Donald Trump denounces immigration from 's***hole countries'

Per the Post , lawmakers were surprised by the president's comments. It is not the first time President Trump has reportedly made disparaging and offensive remarks about immigrants or their cou...

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Korea talks ease war fears in Washington, but for how long?

Korea talks ease war fears in Washington, but for how long?

North Korean diplomats are extremely serious about the possibility of war between North Korea and the United States, noting that the US has already prepared for it for months, a Russian expert said...

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Trump snubs immigration from 'shithole countries'

Trump snubs immigration from 'shithole countries'

In the Oval Office meeting, the lawmakers discussed restoring protections for countries that have been removed from the temporary protected status program while adding $1.5 billion for a border wall a...

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Kremlin calls Senate Democrats' report on election meddling 'unfounded'

Kremlin calls Senate Democrats' report on election meddling 'unfounded'

The report describes the Kremlin's strategy towards various European countries, with a particular focus on Hungary as the EU's weak link. In just one example, Spanish police gathered a case against...

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Trump wants America to rejoin Paris climate agreement

When asked about the Paris climate agreement, Trump reiterated his argument that it was "very unfair". Trump's meeting with Prime Minister Erna Solberg at the White House is the first foreign lead...

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Japan tracks Chinese frigate near disputed Senkaku Islands in East China Sea

Japan tracks Chinese frigate near disputed Senkaku Islands in East China Sea

Ministry officials say the submarine apparently belongs to the Chinese Navy, as a Chinese frigate was spotted nearby. Meanwhile, the Chinese frigate was spotted in the contiguous zone near the isle ...

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Missing Japanese mafia boss arrested after tattoos go viral

Missing Japanese mafia boss arrested after tattoos go viral

Photographs of Shirai's tattoos-distinctive symbols associated with Japan's largest crime groups-were taken by a local Thai unaware whom he was photographing. The mafia-like yakuza gangs have been par...

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Nigel Farage calls for second referendum on European Union membership

Nigel Farage calls for second referendum on European Union membership

They will go on whinging and whining and moaning throughout this process. Try again by refreshing the page . "And we may just finish the whole thing off and Blair can disappear off into total obs...

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Brexit Could Cost UK £50 Billion, 500000 Jobs Warns London Mayor

Brexit Could Cost UK £50 Billion, 500000 Jobs Warns London Mayor

Ben Gardiner from Cambridge Econometrics said: "Our analysis is particularly valuable to local leaders because it indicates the potential impact on employment and output of Brexit under a range of s...

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A&E Consultants say 'patients are dying prematurely' after being nursed in corridors

A&E Consultants say 'patients are dying prematurely' after being nursed in corridors

In November the figure was 88.9 per cent. 48 people have died from flu this winter in the United Kingdom after the virus killed 24 people in the last week of 2017, figures released by Public Healt...

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Putin Says NKorea's Kim 'Won This Match' on Nukes Over SKorea, US

Putin Says NKorea's Kim 'Won This Match' on Nukes Over SKorea, US

The Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang next month have always been overshadowed by geopolitical tensions, with the North repeatedly test-firing missiles it says are capable of reaching the United States m...

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Syrian govt defends Idlib campaign, condemns France

Syrian govt defends Idlib campaign, condemns France

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Russian Federation and Iran must fulfill their duties under a joint accord reached with Turkey previous year in which the three countries announced a "de...

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USA working to ensure India is in NSG: Envoy

USA working to ensure India is in NSG: Envoy

The US will continue to be a country of immigrants and that will not change, newly- appointed American envoy Kenneth Juster said today while asserting that the ongoing review of visas, including the H...

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Gun attack kills Israeli settler in Nablus

Gun attack kills Israeli settler in Nablus

Israel's military is now looking for the suspected shooter. The forces also cordoned off the villages and set up roadblocks. "Entrances and exits to and from the villages surrounding Nablus will b...

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White House Claims DACA Fix Is Not 'Amnesty'

White House Claims DACA Fix Is Not 'Amnesty'

The policy is not just limited to personal cell phones - it also includes laptops, smartwatches and "devices with WiFi, Bluetooth, radio, or cellular capabilities" and "any portable device that emits ...

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