• Netanyahu backs push to shut down Al Jazeera's Israel offices
Netanyahu backs push to shut down Al Jazeera's Israel offices

No timetable for the measures was given. Israel announced on Sunday its intention to close the offices of Al-Jazeera, accused by the authorities of engaging in "incitement" to violence, announced that the israeli ministry of Communications.

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  • Iran's Rouhani sworn in for new term, commits to nuclear deal
Iran's Rouhani sworn in for new term, commits to nuclear deal

Tehran says the new measures violate its 2015 deal with world powers that eased sanctions in exchange for curbs on its nuclear programme, an agreement which Trump has repeatedly threatened to tear up. Rouhani defeated hard-line conservative Ebrahim Raisi in Iran's May 19 election after garnering 57 percent of the vote. The law also imposed n...

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  • Rouhani vows to end isolation amid fresh United States sanctions
Rouhani vows to end isolation amid fresh United States sanctions

Among those in attendance at the ceremony was former President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, who fell out of favour with the establishment and was notably barred from standing as a candidate. Britain, France and Germany who signed the deal alongside Russia, China and the United States remain firm backers of the agreement and are eagerly seeking to rebuild...

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  • White House purging Flynn allies from National Security Council
White House purging Flynn allies from National Security Council

McMaster's previous attempt to remove Cohen-Watnick from the staff had been blocked by Bannon and Trump himself. Cohen-Watnick's resignation was announced by the White House late Wednesday. McMaster similarly orchestrated the dismissals of a number of other Flynn hires. It was revealed on Wednesday in news reports that Rich Higgins , who s...

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  • Syrian refugees and fighters return home from Lebanon
Syrian refugees and fighters return home from Lebanon

The fighting ended with a cease-fire on July 27 for negotiations to allow refugees, fighters, and family members leave to Syria's northwest Idlib province and the central Qalamoun region. Khaled said the UNHCR has been trying to reach refugees in the border region of Arsal to determine whether returns were voluntary. "The Nusra Front was defeat...

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  • Gujarat Congress 44 MLAs in Bengaluru not allowed to go out
Gujarat Congress 44 MLAs in Bengaluru not allowed to go out

Meanwhile, in Lok Sabha, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley clarified that the Income Tax raids had nothing to do with Gujarat polls. Shivakumar's brother D K Suresh Kumar , and close friend MLC S Ravi's residences have also been raided. Congress Party on Wednesday moved Supreme Court against "None of the Above" (NOTA) option in Rajya Sabha elect...

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  • Germany: 'Desirable' for USA to talk to Europeans about Russian Federation sanctions
Germany: 'Desirable' for USA to talk to Europeans about Russian Federation sanctions

European leaders say the sanctions will jeopardize their energy security and hurt their economies. Europe after all relies more on Russian Federation for its primary energy imports than any other country, according to Eurostat, the European Commission's statistical body.

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  • Top Senate Democrat urges Trump to block China deals over North Korea
Top Senate Democrat urges Trump to block China deals over North Korea

This request follows US concerns about the threat of North Korea's nuclear and missile programs with President Trump repeatedly asking China to curb North Korea's excesses with his most recent tweet expressing his disappointment in China.

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  • New Analyst Ratings For British Land Company (LON:BLND)
New Analyst Ratings For British Land Company (LON:BLND)

Susquehanna Grp Inc Llp has 16,240 shares for 0% of their portfolio. It has outperformed by 10.05% the S&P500. According to the latest broker reports outstanding on Monday 17th of July, 6 analysts have a rating of "strong buy", 0 analysts "buy", 9 analysts "neutral", 0 analysts "sell" and 1 analysts "strong sell".

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  • Israeli Embassy in Amman: Two Jordanians killed and one Israeli wounded
Israeli Embassy in Amman: Two Jordanians killed and one Israeli wounded

Jordan is one of two Arab states with which Israel has peace treaties, and such an outburst against Israel is rare. Jordan's King Abdullah has asked Benjamin Netanyahu to put an Israeli embassy guard who on Sunday shot and killed two Jordanian citizens, on trial.

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  • Four more Congress MLAs resign in Gujarat
Four more Congress MLAs resign in Gujarat

Mansinh Chauhan, the Congress MLA from Balasinor in Mahisagar district, handed his resignation to Assembly Speaker Ramanlal Vora this morning. This inspired me to join the BJP. In the wake of Gujarat congress MLAs quitting and joining the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday laughed off the Congress' ...

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  • White House: Trump Not Reneging on LGBTQ Support With Transgender Ban
White House: Trump Not Reneging on LGBTQ Support With Transgender Ban

Associated Press reported Matt Thorn of OutServe-SLDN who represent the LGBTQ population in the military said there had never been any issues before. "Guys, I really don't have anything else to add on that topic, as I do, I'll keep you posted , but if those are the only questions we have, I'm going to call it a day".

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  • Venezuela's Maduro slams 'insolent' United States sanctions
Venezuela's Maduro slams 'insolent' United States sanctions

They say President Nicolas Maduro's administration has failed to reimburse them amid strict currency controls. He said Chavistas and members of the ruling PSUV party will ensure all citizens can exercise their right to vote without any threats.

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  • Outstanding Analyst Ratings For Royal Mail (LON:RMG)
Outstanding Analyst Ratings For Royal Mail (LON:RMG)

Credit Suisse maintained Amazon.com, Inc. The firm has "Corporate" rating by Northland Capital given on Monday, August 15. They set a GBP 565.00p target price on the stock. Connect Group PLC had 65 analyst reports since October 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Peel Hunt's target means a potential downside of -9.96% from the company's previous st...

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  • Trump Slams Hezbollah After Praising Its Anti-ISIS Operation
Trump Slams Hezbollah After Praising Its Anti-ISIS Operation

Hezbollah's effective control over Lebanon will undermine President Donald Trump's efforts to counter all terror threats in the Middle East, an expert on Lebanon argued in an analysis published Wednesday in Tablet Magazine . Syrian children stand near their tent at a refugee camp in the eastern Lebanese border town of Arsal, Lebanon, on Monda...

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  • Gujarat Floods: 17 Members of a Family Found Dead in Floodwaters
Gujarat Floods: 17 Members of a Family Found Dead in Floodwaters

Shockingly, all the dead persons, recovered from the banks of Banas River, were members of a single family living in Khariya village. While Gujarat, Rajasthan, parts of Odisha remain the worst affected, the situation is reportedly improving in flood-ravaged Assam and states like West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh and Himachal Pradesh.

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  • United States likely to target more Chinese entities over North Korea 'fairly soon'
United States likely to target more Chinese entities over North Korea 'fairly soon'

But other analysts think that China's actions should be understood as crisis management rather than as implying that a major upheaval in North Korea is approaching. He said: "As for the regime, I am hopeful we will find a way to separate that regime from this system". When asked about Moon's proposal of holding military talks and suspending h...

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  • Sen. McCain Returning To Senate For Key Health Care Vote
Sen. McCain Returning To Senate For Key Health Care Vote

The approach was not flying with some Republicans. "I don't, you know - I like not to regret anything", Trump told radio host Don Imus in May 2016. John McCain , R-Ariz. arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 25, 2017 , as the Senate was to vote on moving head on health care with the goal of erasing much of Barack Obama's law.

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  • Swiss police issue global warrant for chainsaw attacker
Swiss police issue global warrant for chainsaw attacker

The assailant has been identified as Franz Wrousis, 51, who has a criminal history and had reportedly been living in a forest. Following a day-long manhunt, police announced on Tuesday that they had arrested the suspect. Wrousis' vehicle was found on Monday but the manhunt continues, Schaffhausen Police said in a statement . They described him a...

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  • Livestreaming while driving under influence, teen kills sister in fatal vehicle crash
Livestreaming while driving under influence, teen kills sister in fatal vehicle crash

The livestream video cuts off shortly after Obdulia can be seen kneeling beside her sister, saying, "Wake up baby, I'm f**king sorry baby, I did not mean to kill you sweetie". The footage was originally posted on Instagram but a copy was recorded by a friend of a friend of Obdulia Sanchez and shared on a Facebook account.

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