Worldwide

Israel Strikes Syria After Chemical Attack, Trump Threatens 'Animal' Assad

Israel Strikes Syria After Chemical Attack, Trump Threatens 'Animal' Assad Very tough", Trump said of the USA response. On Monday , Trump indicated that the administration would be making "some major decisions over the next 24 to 48 hours". The Syrian government has invited the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons to send a team to investigate allegations of a chemical attack in Douma, state media reported . [Full Article...]

Russian Federation points finger at United Kingdom and U.S. agencies over poisoning

Russian Federation points finger at United Kingdom and U.S. agencies over poisoning Maria Zakharova, chief spokeswoman of the foreign ministry, wrote on Facebook yesterday: "These really were "important witnesses" as we're talking about a poisonous chemical substance which, according to a whole series of theories, might have been used in Skripal's home". [Full Article...]

Trump to meet N.Korea's Kim in May or June

Trump to meet N.Korea's Kim in May or June Calling the attack "horrible", Trump has pledged to respond "forcefully". The confirmation from Pyongyang directly, rather than from third countries like South Korea, has created more confidence within Trump's administration about the wisdom of holding such a meeting, as USA officials make secretive preparations. [Full Article...]

Israeli ministers defend soldiers filmed cheering as sniper shoots Palestinian in Gaza

Israeli ministers defend soldiers filmed cheering as sniper shoots Palestinian in Gaza But although it was widely labelled on social media as footage from these most recent protests, a spokesman for the Israeli Defence Forces told Sky News that the video was filmed on Friday 22 December a year ago in an area adjacent to the Gaza Strip. [Full Article...]

Israel targets Hamas positions after bomb explodes near Gaza fence

Israel targets Hamas positions after bomb explodes near Gaza fence Yasser Murtaja was shot Friday while covering a mass demonstration near the Israeli border. The video emerged as attention is focused on Israel over the killing of 31 Palestinians in protests along the border with the Gaza Strip since March 30. [Full Article...]

Lady Warriors' soccer holds on for W

Lady Warriors' soccer holds on for W Despite that, the Plainsmen appeared headed to a 0-0 tie at halftime until Zhividze helped set up the Plainsmen's first goal. The difference that night? "We are excited once again to journey to the province of Quebec and play a well-coached team in the McGill Redman", said Golden Hawks head coach Michael Faulds. [Full Article...]

Japan asks S. Korea to raise abduction issue at North-South summit

Japan asks S. Korea to raise abduction issue at North-South summit The South Korean government is to pull funding from the US-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, forcing it to close next month and sparking a row over interference in academic affairs. President Donald Trump, which could take place by May. Kono arrived in South Korea late on Tuesday, on his first visit to the country since becoming foreign minister in August... [Full Article...]

Global chemical weapons watchdog sending team to probe alleged Syria gas attack

Global chemical weapons watchdog sending team to probe alleged Syria gas attack The OPCW has maintained a presence in Syria since it first set up its fact-finding mission in 2014 following repeated allegations of chemical weapons use. Over the weekend, a reported gas attack killed dozens of men, women, and children, and injured hundreds more . Government forces deny using chemical weapons , as does Russian Federation, which backs Assad in Syria . [Full Article...]

Myanmar soldiers get prison terms for Rohingya massacre

Myanmar soldiers get prison terms for Rohingya massacre The massacre occurred in August during violent attacks on Rohingya Muslims by Myanmar's military and local Buddhist mobs that drove at least 700,000 Rohingyas refugees into neighbouring Bangladesh in what was broadly seen as "calculated ethnic cleansing". [Full Article...]

Paul Ryan will not seek re-election to Congress

Paul Ryan will not seek re-election to Congress Peter Baker, chief White House correspondent for the New York Times, confirmed that Ryan would not be seeking re-election. Ryan's office, however, had denied the speculation that he was leaving anytime soon . The news was first reported Wednesday morning by Axios and later by the Washington Post. "He will discuss his decision at a press conference immediately following the member meeting". [Full Article...]

BJP income rose 81.18% in FY 2016-17, Congress' went down

BJP income rose 81.18% in FY 2016-17, Congress' went down Whereas, the principal Opposition Congress has decreased by 14 percent to Rs 225.36 crore between 2015-16 and 2016-17. Its income in FY 2015-16 was Rs 261.56 crore. While the BJP submitted its report on 8 Feb 2018 (a delay of 99 days) the Congress submitted its report on 19 March 2018 (a delay of 138 days). In its observation, ADR said that four out of seven national parties ( BJP , INC, NCP... [Full Article...]

US Lawmakers Demand Changes at Facebook After Data Breaches

US Lawmakers Demand Changes at Facebook After Data Breaches Nelson said afterward that Zuckerberg was "forthright and honest to the degree he could" be in the private, one-on-one meeting. Last week, Facebook said Cambridge Analytica may have had information on about 87 million Facebook users without the users' knowledge. [Full Article...]

#VentureEU: €2.1 billion to boost venture capital investment in Europe's innovative start-ups

#VentureEU: €2.1 billion to boost venture capital investment in Europe's innovative start-ups In turn, it is hoped this will set off an estimated €6.5bn of fresh investment in companies across Europe , increasing the availability of VC in the EU. They are committed to invest the raised capital in smaller venture funds. The 28-country bloc has long lagged behind worldwide competitors in propping up promising start-ups because of an excessive reliance on risk-averse banks and a weaker mar... [Full Article...]

IDF to discipline troops who cheered shooting of Gaza protesters

IDF to discipline troops who cheered shooting of Gaza protesters He provided no evidence to support the claim . The video , which circulated on social media , appears to be through a scope, showing the Gaza border fence and a field behind it. Palestinians in Gaza have been staging weekly protests over the past weeks to mark the 70th anniversary of the statehood of Israel, known to Palestinians as the Nakba, or "the catastrophe". [Full Article...]

UN Security Council to meet over alleged Syrian chemical weapons attack

UN Security Council to meet over alleged Syrian chemical weapons attack Haley also said Russian Federation was to blame for blocking a United Nations resolution pushing for a cease-fire in Syria's bloody civil war, as well as a mechanism to investigate chemical weapons attacks. A senior Russian lawmaker has warned the United States against any "illegal action" in Syria following the recent alleged chemical attack on the militant-held town of Douma. [Full Article...]

SC rejects plea to frame fresh guidelines on allocation of cases

SC rejects plea to frame fresh guidelines on allocation of cases The PIL was filed by Ashok Pande seeking guidelines for the SC and all the high courts on the allocation of cases and constituting benches. It said specific provisions should be incorporated in the Supreme Court Rules of 2013 that the three-judge Bench in the Chief Justice of India's court should consist only of the Chief Justice of India and the court's two senior-most judges. [Full Article...]

Mayor of Kamloops disappointed in suspension of Trans Mountain pipeline

Mayor of Kamloops disappointed in suspension of Trans Mountain pipeline On Sunday the company announced it would suspend all "non-essential activities" and related spending for the Trans Mountain pipeline project, citing ongoing opposition from the British Columbia government. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in KMI . Those are strong words, but we need more. [Full Article...]

Contrite Zuckerberg says Facebook in 'arms race' with Russia

Contrite Zuckerberg says Facebook in 'arms race' with Russia Zuckerberg also said "There are people in Russian Federation whose job is to try to exploit our systems and other internet systems, and other systems, as well". During his questioning, Zuckerberg agreed with Terri, saying, "It is clear now that we didn't do enough to prevent these tools from being used for harm, as well, and that goes for fake news, foreign interference, and hate speech as we... [Full Article...]

Valle Girls Track: Warriors Ninth At Ste. Gen. Invite

Valle Girls Track: Warriors Ninth At Ste. Gen. Invite The 4x400m relay team had a time of 4:53.39 for third place to close the meet. Hinkson finished fourth in the 300-meter hurdles, recording a time of 54.48. Meza and Shook took second and third respectively in the 1600. Kaden Wright was second for Taft in the boys 100- and 200-meter races. 300 meters: Mayowa Taiwo, 58.87, fifth; Conner, 59.02, sixth; and Corey Robinson, 59.96, seventh. [Full Article...]

Trump says U.S. has many options in pondering military strike against Syria

Trump says U.S. has many options in pondering military strike against Syria Trump, asked at midday whether Russian President Vladimir Putin bore any responsibility for the weekend attack , responded: "He may, yeah, he may". Russian Federation vetoed a proposal to set up an investigation into chemical weapons use in Syria. [Full Article...]


« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387  Next »