Gaza clashes 'cannot continue': Israeli defence minister

The military explained in a tweet that the prevented launch had nonetheless triggered sirens in the country's south, indicating possible new shelling from the Gaza Strip. After the attacks, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held consultations... More..

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Andy Thomas 'The Republican Club' Painting Hangs In The White House
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

Andy Thomas 'The Republican Club' Painting Hangs In The White House

The painting, called " The Republican Club " is by artist Andy Thomas , who reacted to seeing his painting on the White House wall on Facebook . United States President Donald Trump's 60 Minutes interv...More..

Elizabeth Warren hits back at Donald Trump by releasing DNA test
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

Elizabeth Warren hits back at Donald Trump by releasing DNA test

The results, as shared with The Boston Globe , reportedly reveal " strong evidence " the MA senator had a Native American ancestor dating back six to 10 generations. "The tribes and only the tribes determine...More..

Royal couple in Australia as pregnancy announced
by | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Royal couple in Australia as pregnancy announced

The two are on a 16-day tour of Australia, Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand that their Kensington Palace staff said would not be altered despite confirmation that the American former actress is pregnant. VideoHarry...More..

UK, Germany, France press Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi disappearance
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

UK, Germany, France press Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi disappearance

Contempt for everything we stand for, contempt for the relationship". Trump told reporters at the White House that he talked to the Saudi leadership "more than once" since Khashoggi, a USA resident and W...More..

Turkey releases US pastor Andrew Brunson after 2 years in captivity
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Turkey releases US pastor Andrew Brunson after 2 years in captivity

Turkish authorities had charged him with terrorism . Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan suggests Ankara could free Brunson if Washington hands over Gulen. The PKK - a Turkish-Kurdish rebel group fig...More..

You have to prove that Khashoggi left the consulate
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

You have to prove that Khashoggi left the consulate

The Saudi ambassador to Washington , Prince Khalid bin Salman, denies the claims the royal family has anything to do with Khashoggi's disappearance . "If we do not show any reaction, we can be the next...More..

Status Orange Weather Alert Issued For Clare
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Status Orange Weather Alert Issued For Clare

A second Status Orange wind warning was issued for the western counties: Donegal; Galway; Mayo; Sligo; Clare; and Kerry. Edinburgh will see a very windy start to the day, but winds will slowly ease as the d...More..

Could Susan Rice challenge Susan Collins in 2020?
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Could Susan Rice challenge Susan Collins in 2020?

But Maine's senior senator was clearly pained by the notion that her confirmation vote for Kavanaugh means she is abandoning women's rights issues, the TV stations reported . Both Kavanaugh and Judge have deni...More..

Hurricane Michael to hit Florida, but will there be any ME impact?
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Hurricane Michael to hit Florida, but will there be any ME impact?

With just a month to go before Election Day, voters were also given one more day to register to vote, once offices reopen after the storm. As of 2 p.m. More than 10,000 people were ordered out of Panama City ...More..

Pompeo Says U.S., North Korea 'Pretty Close' to Holding Second Summit
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Pompeo Says U.S., North Korea 'Pretty Close' to Holding Second Summit

The North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has invited Pope Francis to visit Pyongyang in a gesture created to highlight peace efforts on the Korean peninsula, South Korea's presidential office has said. "But wi...More..

Nikki Haley resigns as United Nations ambassador
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Nikki Haley resigns as United Nations ambassador

She also often sides even more strongly with Israel than Trump, who has pushed US policy away from its officially neutral stance on the conflict with the Palestinians. government. Haley was formerly the gov...More..

Two Israelis shot dead by Palestinian in West Bank, army says
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Two Israelis shot dead by Palestinian in West Bank, army says

Ashraf Walid Suleiman Na'alowa, a Palestinian man suspected of carrying out a deadly terror attack on October 7, 2018 in the Barkan Industrial Zone in the northern West Bank. But other workers in the industri...More..

After fight that split US, Kavanaugh wins place on Supreme Court
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

After fight that split US, Kavanaugh wins place on Supreme Court

The dispute over Kavanaugh has added fuel to campaigning for the midterm elections in November when Democrats will try to take control of Congress from the Republicans. U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, took to ...More..

Serena Williams' husband slams double standards between her and Brett Kavanaugh
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Serena Williams' husband slams double standards between her and Brett Kavanaugh

One of the women accusing the judge of sexual misdemeanours, Prof Christine Blasey Ford , said Mr Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her at a house party in 1982 when they were high school students. Democrats foug...More..

Turkey investigates claims that Saudis killed journalist
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Turkey investigates claims that Saudis killed journalist

Officials have said " the murder was premeditated and the body was subsequently moved out of the consulate ". The sources did not say how they believed the killing was carried out. Kislakci also alleged, base...More..

Senate President, Bukola Saraki congratulates Atiku Abubakar
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Senate President, Bukola Saraki congratulates Atiku Abubakar

Mr Abubakar was in 1998 elected Governor of Adamawa State. Governor Okowa in a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Charles Aniagwu in Asaba, expressed optimism that having won the party's ticket, t...More..

Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo's Asia Trip Is Underway
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo's Asia Trip Is Underway

Pompeo met with Kim on Sunday morning for around two hours of talks followed by a lunch in the North Korean capital, AFP reported. South Korea's presidential office later said that Kim and Pompeo had agreed t...More..

China confirms detention of ex-Interpol chief Meng Hongwei
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

China confirms detention of ex-Interpol chief Meng Hongwei

China's National Supervisory Commission, which handles corruption cases involving public servants, broke the official silence early Monday, saying in a one-line statement that Meng "is now under investigation...More..

Key senators back Trump Supreme Court nominee
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Key senators back Trump Supreme Court nominee

The tally was 51-49. The vice president can vote in the event of a Senate tie. Gillibrand says that after the way Anita Hill was treated by the Senate during the Clarence Thomas hearings in 1991, "we said i...More..

Kavanaugh does not belong on Supreme Court, retired Justice Stevens says
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Kavanaugh does not belong on Supreme Court, retired Justice Stevens says

Kavanaugh also testified last week that allegations against him were being fueled by "pent-up anger" over the 2016 election of President Donald Trump, who nominated Kavanaugh to fill the Supreme Court vacan...More..

by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Kavanaugh Confirmation Likely - Collins: Yes; Manchin: Yes; Flake: Probably

Protesters rallied against Brett Kavanaugh on Saturday as the Senate voted to confirm President Donald Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court . To them, McConnell orchestrated the defense of Kavanaugh w...More..

Jury reaches verdict in trial of Chicago police officer
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Jury reaches verdict in trial of Chicago police officer

Van Dyke was originally charged with first-degree murder, aggravated battery with a firearm and official misconduct. Van Dyke was the first Chicago police officer in over thirty years to be charged wit...More..

Brett Kavanaugh is confirmed as Supreme Court Justice
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh is confirmed as Supreme Court Justice

Democrats said Kavanaugh would push the court too far, including possible sympathetic rulings for Trump should the president encounter legal problems from the special counsel's investigations into Russian conne...More..

PM Modi hosts dinner for Russian President Putin
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

PM Modi hosts dinner for Russian President Putin

China signed a deal with Russian Federation in 2015 to buy six battalions of this missile system. The deal came in the wake of the United States urging its allies to forgo transactions with Russia, warni...More..

National & World News, Russia delivers S-300 air defenses to Syria
by | Friday, October 05, 2018

National & World News, Russia delivers S-300 air defenses to Syria

The Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) over the summer confirmed that it had struck targets inside Syria over 200 times within just the a year ago alone. However, US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Tuesday tha...More..

Russian Federation and India have to ride out some choppy waters
by | Friday, October 05, 2018

Russian Federation and India have to ride out some choppy waters

Top of the agenda at Hyderabad House on Friday morning could be the $5-billion deal for the advanced S-400 air defence system. Nevertheless, an amendment to the act allows Trump to grant waivers on a case-by-...More..

Brett Kavanaugh: Senate to get Federal Bureau of Investigation report within hours
by | Thursday, October 04, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh: Senate to get Federal Bureau of Investigation report within hours

He also claimed they shared a small apartment with only one front door. Mukasey spoke with reporters on a call organized by Judicial Crisis Network, a conservative group that backs Kavanaugh's confirmation. P...More..

British PM Theresa May calls for Conservatives to unite on Brexit
by | Thursday, October 04, 2018

British PM Theresa May calls for Conservatives to unite on Brexit

Mr Downer also said Mrs May's senior ministers had this week told him Britain would soon become the 12th member of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement, which involves Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chil...More..

Iran says Saudi Arabia, Russia violated OPEC deal on output cuts
by | Thursday, October 04, 2018

Iran says Saudi Arabia, Russia violated OPEC deal on output cuts

Trump continued the pressure campaign at a campaign rally in MS on Tuesday, where he offered some details about the conversation. Since winning the White House, Trump has shaken the foundations of America's p...More..