World

Russia lawmakers approve indefinite Syria military presence

The secretary made the plea ahead of his meeting with French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault [official profile]. "What Russia is sponsoring and doing is no...


BJP members defy Modis diktat, boast about surgical strikes

Does his silence mean that he does not believe that the surgical strikes happened? Kejriwal in a video message on Monday requested Prime Minister Narendra Mod...


Concerned Clowns To Hold 'Clown Lives Matter' Protest In Arizona

Bough adds that Secondary School Resource Officers and School Safety Officers are aware of the clown hoax on a whole and "are working with local school boar...


Pope to US Catholics: Study, pray, vote your conscience

According to the Pope, he still spends time with Transgender people, trying to lead them closer to God. "When someone who has this condition comes before Jesus,...


Supreme Court Takes Up Case That Could Affect Redskins Trademark

As noted by Lyle Denniston of the Constitution Center blog, four of the eight new cases added to the docket involve constitutional questions, and half of th...


World leaders Attend Shimon Peres Funeral

Barack Obama and Bill Clinton are also expected at the ceremony in Jerusalem . President Obama, Prime Minster Netanyanu at Israeli former President, Shimon ...


Thousands march in Bogota to save peace deal with rebels

President Juan Manuel Santos has announced that, as the Colombian people voted "no" on a negotiated amnesty deal with the FARC terrorist group, Bogotá will ...


After 91 Years, Ford's Australian Car Production Line Ends

The Falcon was a auto Australia could really be proud of. About 3.5 million Falcons, once Australians' most popular, have been built since 1960, although few ...


Trying to improve functioning of police in UP: Akhilesh Yadav

When persistently asked whether the CM has been informed about the development, Shivpal Yadav said, "Akhilesh Yadav has been informed about this decision". Prev...


Chinese fighter jets train in West Pacific

The aircraft flew between the main island of Okinawa and Miyako Island on Sunday, traveling back and forth between the East China Sea and the Pacific Ocean. C...


Despite Akhilesh Yadav's Objection, Shivpal Yadav Merges Mukhtar Ansari's QED With SP

Announcing the merger at a press conference in Lucknow today, Shivpal said he had the blessings of party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav. The QED wields considera...


Japan scrambles fighter jets in South China Sea

However, the Japanese ministry said it was the first time that Chinese warplanes passed through the area. Japan sent out the jets after eight of the Chinese...


Fmr. Israeli President Shimon Peres Laid To Rest

Zeldin said in a statement released by his office on Thursday evening. Trudeau, along with former prime ministers Jean Chretien and Stephen Harper, were par...


Paris climate pact to enter into force in 30 days

Now the focus shifts to thornier issues - namely, how the world will actually get to a place where it's possible to limit the warming of the planet to "well bel...


Thai officials: Activist Joshua Wong sent back to Hong Kong

The bespectacled Wong, 19, famed for his galvanizing role in the city's 2014 pro-democracy "umbrella movement", was held upon arrival at Bangkok's Suvarnabhum...


Protests escalate into violence in South Africa as police and students clash

Sporadic clashes between students and police marked the resumption of the academic programme at the university on Tuesday as about 1000 students did not heed th...


Brad Pitt not under investigation for child abuse — LAPD

Sources told TMZ that Children and Family Services has already interviewed Pitt and Jolie and plans to speak to the children. Social workers are scheduled ...


All 8 Harry Potter films make return to theaters

There will be a fan event on October 13 to celebrate the release of Fantastic Beasts. Have you ever seen Harry Potter in IMAX? Stars will also make appe...


Ron Paul Praises Jill Stein: 'The Best on Foreign Policy'

On a larger scale, they both said their support is less about Stein as an individual candidate and more related to their general dissatisfaction with the Demo...


Netflix Brings Gilmore Girls to Life With Luke's Diner Pop-Ups

You can channel your inner Lorelai Gilmore this week with a gratis cup of coffee at Luke's Diner-without leaving Boston. " Gilmore Girls " is getting in ...


U.S. service member killed by roadside bomb in Afghanistan

Nicholson. Several foreign insurgents were also among those killed, the statement said, adding that some weapons and ammunitions along with explosives were ...


Philippine president says to order a review of defense pact with US

The spokesman for Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte sought to clarify the leader's controversial comparison of his war against suspected drug offenders to A...


Restrictions on overseas workers and students planned to tackle immigration

She said the £140m "controlling migration fund" would be designed specifically to ease the pressure on public services in areas of high migration. UK Correspo...


India, Pakistan border tension heats up after fresh firing (Afternoon Lead)

But if the ISI manages to repeat what it had done in Mumbai in 2008 or revives its campaign of causing serial blasts in major Indian cities, then this sort of r...


Pope Francis Visits Italy's Earthquake-Hit Town of Amatrice

During his Angelus on August 28th, the pope had expressed his "spiritual closeness to the people of Lazio, Marche and Umbria, which were hard hit by the quake i...