• Turkish troops enter northern Syria in new operation
Turkish troops enter northern Syria in new operation

At the weekend, reconnaissance teams entered Idlib province as part of an global agreement to establish four de-escalation zones across Syria . The Turkish army chief along with a military delegation visited a post in southern Turkey near the Syrian border on Friday where he also inspected troops, according to Anadolu Agency team at the scene....

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  • Shooting in Swedish town - several injured in different locations
Shooting in Swedish town - several injured in different locations

At least four people have been taken to hospital, local media report. Police have ruled out terrorism as a motive, but believe the attack to be the latest in a string of gang-related violent incidents. diplomats in Cuba? Police spokesman Fredrik Bratt said: "We have received several reports of a shooting in Trelleborg". When we arrived at the s...

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  • China scrambles fighter jets to deter USA missile frigate
China scrambles fighter jets to deter USA missile frigate

The official emphasized that the USS Chafee, a guided missile destroyer, did not come within the internationally recognized 12-nautical-mile territorial limits of the Paracel Islands. The Paracel Islands are among a number of islets, reefs and shoals over which China and its neighbors have competing claims. Beijing claims 90 per cent of the South...

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  • Paris Officially Says It's Phasing Out All Non-Electric Cars
Paris Officially Says It's Phasing Out All Non-Electric Cars

Many other cities in the world are considering similar moves and China, the world's biggest polluter after the United States, recently announced that it would soon be seeking to get rid of combustion-engine cars too. Many Parisians do not own cars, relying on extensive public transport systems and, increasingly, fast-burgeoning networks offering bi...

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  • Trump Tells Evangelicals: 'We're Saying Merry Christmas Again'
Trump Tells Evangelicals: 'We're Saying Merry Christmas Again'

And how times have changed. "President Trump's executive order on religious liberty and the follow up actions last week by HHS and DOJ, demonstrate that he is committed to undoing the anti-faith policies of the previous administration and restoring true religious freedom".

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  • North Korea Refuses to Negotiate
North Korea Refuses to Negotiate

In the last three months, North Korea conducted its most powerful nuclear test ever and launched two missiles over northern Japan. But Trump has added to tensions in recent weeks by employing similarly tough talk, threatening to "totally destroy" or rain down "fire and fury" on North Korea.

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  • Jessica Chambers Murder Case 1st Days Trial
Jessica Chambers Murder Case 1st Days Trial

Investigators said he had some sort of relationship with Chambers shortly before the murder, and were able to link him to the killing by using phone records . CBS News reported District Attorney John Champion said Tuesday, Chambers suffered an agonizing death with "Horrific burns, horrific pain". "Ok.so if you thought you killed her but tur...

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  • Decision on NZ government looming
Decision on NZ government looming

They range from forming a full coalition government with National or Labour to support agreements or even staying on the cross benches and abstaining on confidence votes. The documents will set out the responses to the concessions NZ First sought so its policies can be implemented, wholly or partly, by the next government.

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  • Russian Federation protests against removal of flags from diplomatic properties in US
Russian Federation protests against removal of flags from diplomatic properties in US

Lavrov, in a telephone conversation with Tillerson, also said it was unacceptable that US authorities had removed Russian flags from its seized diplomatic buildings in the United States, the ministry said. Washington ordered Moscow to vacate the consulate and Russian trade annexes in Washington and NY at the beginning of September, steps meant to p...

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  • International Day of the Girl Child
International Day of the Girl Child

Today, October 11th, is International Day Of The Girl which was proposd by the United Nations 5 years ago. "If we work together we can achieve the global goals by 2030 , end all forms of violence against girls, put all girls in school, end the aids epidemic, end child marriage ", the video reads.

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  • PSG Chairman Subject of Criminal Investigation Over World Cup Bribery Claims
PSG Chairman Subject of Criminal Investigation Over World Cup Bribery Claims

Qatari television executive Nasser al-Khelaifi is under investigation on suspicion of paying bribes to the former No. 2 official in world soccer in exchange for World Cup media rights, according to the Swiss attorney general. Al-Khelaifi's profile has risen in recent weeks as PSG pursued and sealed a world record transfer of Brazil star Neymar from...

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  • A Hurricane Is Set To Hit Ireland On Monday
A Hurricane Is Set To Hit Ireland On Monday

Hurricane Ophelia is moving northeastwards far out over the Atlantic Ocean. Mr Burkhill said cold sea temperatures mean Ophelia will not be strong enough to be categorised as a hurricane when it hits Britain. The Category 1 storm now poses no threat to land, forecasters said, and no watches or warnings have been issued. Ireland's weather servic...

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  • Arsene Wenger Prematurely Congratulates George Weah on Being Elected President
Arsene Wenger Prematurely Congratulates George Weah on Being Elected President

Emerging reports indicate that the election is nearly certain to go to a run-off with 20 candidates contesting to succeed President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, in a contest that completes the country's first democratic transition of power in more than 70 years.

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  • House passes $36.5B of aid for Puerto Rico, hurricane-hit states
House passes $36.5B of aid for Puerto Rico, hurricane-hit states

And he quoted Sharyl Attkisson, a television journalist, as saying, "Puerto Rico survived the Hurricanes, now a financial crisis looms largely of their own making". forever!" The recovery has moved slowly since Maria struck the United States territory on September 20, leaving most of the island without basic services such as power and running wat...

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  • After Plastic Surgery In South Korea, Chinese Women Detained At Airport
After Plastic Surgery In South Korea, Chinese Women Detained At Airport

The unidentified women were photographed clutching their passports with heavily swollen faces at an unnamed airport in South Korea. A photo of the trio was taken by Chinese TV Presenter Jian Huahua . The country is also known as the plastic surgery capital of the world. Although South Korea used to be the top destination for Chinese tourists d...

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  • Colombia qualifies for Russian Federation 2018 World Cup on final matchday against Peru
Colombia qualifies for Russian Federation 2018 World Cup on final matchday against Peru

The Monaco striker denied accusations he tried to strike a deal with Peru players to see out a draw and both sides fought to the bitter end. The incident has been one of the big talking points following the last round of games in South American qualifying, with commentators dubbing it the " Pact of Lima ".

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  • US Offers Proposal That Could Kill NAFTA in Five Years
US Offers Proposal That Could Kill NAFTA in Five Years

On Friday, Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown offered his support, saying it was "about time" United States trade negotiators "took the pen away from corporate lobbyists and started writing trade policy that puts American workers first". The meeting, part of a bilateral "CEO dialogue" that meets a couple of times each year, included a closed-door discussio...

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  • Sally Jones, the ISIS 'White Widow,' Believed Killed in Syria
Sally Jones, the ISIS 'White Widow,' Believed Killed in Syria

The 50-year-old used her Twitter account to recruit women and shared pictures of herself with weapons. The Pentagon said it's looking into reports that a British Islamic State supporter known as the "White Widow" was killed by an airstrike this summer.

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  • Massive Giant Hole Larger Than The Netherlands Cracks Open In Antarctica
Massive Giant Hole Larger Than The Netherlands Cracks Open In Antarctica

Preconditioning of the Weddell Sea polynya by the ocean mesoscale and dense water overflows. "Two of these events happening two years in a row really isn't a long enough kind of trend for us to say it's the result of global warming ", Moore told CBC.

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  • Hamas, Fatah sign deal on Palestinian reconciliation
Hamas, Fatah sign deal on Palestinian reconciliation

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi said on Sunday the Egypt-backed reconciliation talks between the PA and Hamas are "preparation" for an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal. A senior Fatah leader in the Gaza Strip, Zakaria al-Agha, said that Abbas "will be in Gaza within less than a month". Hamas seized Gaza from Fatah in a near civil war in 20...

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  • Iran deal's foes in US Congress may be its unlikely saviors
Iran deal's foes in US Congress may be its unlikely saviors

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani lashed out at Donald Trump Wednesday charging that us opposition to the Iranian nuclear deal has only united all Iranians and brought sympathy toward Tehran from Europe. Deutch said the danger of walking away from the agreement is that those expiration dates "would have effectively dropped from a decade to a day...

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  • USA pulls out of United Nations cultural body, citing 'anti-Israel' bias
USA pulls out of United Nations cultural body, citing 'anti-Israel' bias

The agency's board members are set to vote this week to elect a new director-general, with Arab candidates from Qatar and Egypt vying with a French competitor. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has "instructed the Israeli Foreign Ministry to prepare for Israel to leave UNESCO in parallel with the US", according to his office.

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  • Hilarie Burton Says Ben Affleck Groped Her on 'TRL'
Hilarie Burton Says Ben Affleck Groped Her on 'TRL'

At the time , Affleck's move was treated as amusing, naughty moment in TRL's history, but as Burton says now , "I didn't forget [about it] ..." Then, " Lethal Weapon " cast member Hilarie Burton shared her own Affleck story from her time as a VJ on "Total Request Live".

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  • Cops help Russian begging in Kanchi temple
Cops help Russian begging in Kanchi temple

According to reports , Evangelin, had landed in India on September 24. The 24-year- old, identified as A. Evangelin, had a valid passport and visa and arrived in Kancheepuram on Tuesday morning from Chennai . The incident was reported to the police soon and Siva Kanchi Police arrived at the scene. Alerted by locals, the police took him to t...

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  • Railways blame weather gods for Elphinstone Road bridge stampede
Railways blame weather gods for Elphinstone Road bridge stampede

The constant flow of passengers arriving at the station only compounded the problem, and added to the panic and confusion. The probe committee also recommended certain short- and long-term measures for Mumbai suburban stations, including installation of additional CCTVs at stations and in trains, removal of all encroachments on bridges and foot o...

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  • Lawyer denies arrested LSU student hazed anyone
Lawyer denies arrested LSU student hazed anyone

Some of the findings from Gruver's autopsy were released Wednesday; the Reveille reports that East Baton Rouge Coroner William "Beau" Clark "confirmed Gruver's death was accidental, and the result of acute alcohol intoxication with aspiration".

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  • Campaigners set sights on marital rape after India child bride ruling
Campaigners set sights on marital rape after India child bride ruling

However the government, responding to a plea filed before the apex court by the NGO Independent Thought , defended the Section 375 exception in the Supreme Court in August. The court also asserted that the age of consent was 18 and that could nothe court which had earlier stated that it would not like to venture into the domain of marital rape...

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  • Obesity In Children And Teens Rose Sharply Worldwide Over Past 4 Decades
Obesity In Children And Teens Rose Sharply Worldwide Over Past 4 Decades

Almost 8 percent of boys and almost 6 percent of girls worldwide were obese in 2016, against less than one percent for both sexes in 1975. In addition to the 124 million obese children , there are 123 million children who are simply overweight.

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  • How to Watch France vs. Belarus
How to Watch France vs. Belarus

A win against Portugal would guarantee Switzerland a place in 2018 FIFA World Cup Finals in Russian Federation. Portugal has won their last eight games in the group stages and will look to its leader Cristiano Ronaldo to propel them to Russian Federation.

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  • The Boy Scouts of America votes to admit girls
The Boy Scouts of America votes to admit girls

Both boys and girls will be allowed to enroll in the program beginning in 2018, with already existing "packs" given the option to create a new female companion "pack". Please SHARE if you were a member of the Boy Scouts or the Girl Scouts, and if you think this is a step in the right direction! She said it was a "covert campaign to recruit girls"...

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  • USA calls arrest of Turkish embassy staff in Ankara as deeply disturbing
USA calls arrest of Turkish embassy staff in Ankara as deeply disturbing

The Turkish Embassy in Washington responded with a similar statement on Twitter late Sunday and said it would "reassess the commitment of the Government of the United States to the security of Turkish mission facilities and personnel". "This measure will apply to sticker visas as well as e-visas and border visas". The statement also specifically ...

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  • J&K: Two militants, 2 Air Force Garud persons killed in encounter
J&K: Two militants, 2 Air Force Garud persons killed in encounter

The deceased commandos have been identified as Neelesh Nayan and Milind Khabar. The 2016 terror attack on the Pathankot Air Station is what ostensibly prompted the move to get these IAF commandos join Indian Army personnel in counter-insurgency operations in the conflict-ridden state.

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  • House Democrat Unveils Articles of Impeachment Against Trump
House Democrat Unveils Articles of Impeachment Against Trump

The latest to do so was Judd Apatow, who tweeted Wednesday morning that the president should be removed from office before he can start a war with North Korea. The same Senate acquitted him by a single vote, saving his presidency. Any impeachment attempt is a non-starter in the Republican-controlled Congress.

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  • Senators call on IRS to halt contract with Equifax
Senators call on IRS to halt contract with Equifax

Equifax initially said it had discovered the breach in July but it later turned out that the discovery had actually taken place in March. Smith faced Congress for the second day in a row to offer his testimony on the massive hack, part of a three-day schedule of hearings on Capitol Hill.

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  • Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg to meet with Russian Federation investigators on Capitol Hill
Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg to meet with Russian Federation investigators on Capitol Hill

Rep. Mike Conaway, R-Texas, who is leading the panel's Russian Federation investigation , said the committee will release about 3,000 ads provided to the panel by Facebook . "My personal bias is that we'll do it as quick as we can", said Rep. Mike Conaway, the Texas Republican leading the investigation on the House Intelligence Committee.

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