• Bali volcano in pictures: more than 50000 evacuated from Mount Agung area
Bali volcano in pictures: more than 50000 evacuated from Mount Agung area

The 3,100m Mount Agung, which last erupted in 1964, has been showing signs of increasing volcanic activity in recent weeks - forcing authorities to raise the alert level to the highest of 4 last Friday. Heavy rainfall over the tropical island further generated cold lahars, which are a horrific slurry mix of pyroclastic material, rock, and water, an...

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  • Nashville Church Shooting Suspect's Cryptic Message
Nashville Church Shooting Suspect's Cryptic Message

Aaron says an usher at the church confronted the gunman and then was pistol-whipped. After Samson was shot in the struggle, Engle's father stood guard over him while Engle went to get his firearm from his vehicle. Reports also state that the FBI will be initiating a civil rights investigation in association with the shooting at the predominantly w...

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  • China Issues New Sanctions On NK To Limit Imports On Oil, Textiles
China Issues New Sanctions On NK To Limit Imports On Oil, Textiles

The Commerce Ministry said the exports of refined petroleum to Pyongyang will be limited to 2 million barrels per year and sales of liquefied natural gas banned outright, effective January 1, 2018. China will suspend such exports once the total exports approaches the ceiling, state-run Xinhua news agency reported. Japan's Kyodo News said Friday...

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  • Merkel wins 4th term in office as far-right wins parliamentary seats
Merkel wins 4th term in office as far-right wins parliamentary seats

Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU), in partnership with its sister party the Christian Social Union (CSU) is projected to take 32.5 percent of the vote in the exit poll conducted by ARD/Infratest Dimap. After shock election results a year ago, from the Brexit vote to the election of US President Donald Trump, leaders of Europe's establishm...

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  • Maine's Collins puts another nail in coffin of Obamacare repeal
Maine's Collins puts another nail in coffin of Obamacare repeal

John McCain , R-Ariz., announced in a statement on Friday that he can not support the Graham-Cassidy health care bill. Sens. Rand Paul and John McCain have already announced they are against it, leaving the bill within one vote of failure and earning them criticism from President Trump.

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  • Sushma meets US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson
Sushma meets US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

Swaraj is now in NY to attend the 72nd annual session of the United Nations General Assembly. Sushma reminded Abbasi that when he reached Islamabad for the Heart of Asia Conference on December 9, 2015, then Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had decided that India and Pakistan should restore the dialogue and give it the overall bilateral talks.

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  • Iran unveils a ballistic missile with range of 2000km
Iran unveils a ballistic missile with range of 2000km

In his inaugural UN speech Tuesday, President Donald Trump called the Iranian nuclear deal negotiated by his predecessor, Barack Obama, "an embarrassment to the United States" that should be revisited. President Rouhani said: "We will promote our defensive and military power as much as we deem necessary". Max Abrahms, assistant Professor of Polit...

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  • Tehran Unveils 2000 Km-Range Ballistic Missile Which Can Carry Several Warheads
Tehran Unveils 2000 Km-Range Ballistic Missile Which Can Carry Several Warheads

Tehran has backed Yemen's Shiite rebels known as Houthis against a US-supported and Saudi-led coalition of mostly Arab states that seeks to return the internationally elected government to power in Yemen. "The missile has become smaller in size (compared to other Iranian ballistic missiles) and more tactical, and it will be operational in the near ...

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  • Parsons Green terror attack: 18-year-old Ahmed Hassan charged
Parsons Green terror attack: 18-year-old Ahmed Hassan charged

Causing an explosion with triacetone triperoxide (TATP) or another other explosive substance likely to endanger life and cause serious injury to property, contrary to section 2 Explosive Substances Act 1883. The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack, but authorities have found no evidence that ISIS was involved. "So, it could ha...

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  • North Korea's Kim Jong-Un Calls Donald Trump A 'Dotard'
North Korea's Kim Jong-Un Calls Donald Trump A 'Dotard'

Responding to Trump's maiden address at the United Nations on Tuesday in which he threatened to "totally destroy" North Korea if it attacked the USA or its allies, Kim Jong Un issued a rare statement on Friday describing the speech as "unprecedented rude nonsense".

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  • Boris Johnson faces awkward 7-hour flight with PM after Brexit row
Boris Johnson faces awkward 7-hour flight with PM after Brexit row

Johnson told reporters in NY that he would not be resigning, saying: "We are working together, that is the key thing, to make sure that Britain can take advantage of the opportunities of Brexit ". British Prime Minister Theresa May will promise to pay a Brexit divorce bill of at least 20 billion euros (USD 24 billion), the Financial Times newspap...

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  • Former Trump Campaign Chief Was Subject to Secret Wiretap
Former Trump Campaign Chief Was Subject to Secret Wiretap

Russian Federation has repeatedly denied Washington's claims of its alleged meddling in the 2016 United States election. The reports have also claimed that Manafort and Trump continued to have conversations even after Manafort was out of the campaign and that the conversations continued even after Donald Trump took oath as the Presiden...

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  • Oppose the Graham-Cassidy health reform bill
Oppose the Graham-Cassidy health reform bill

President Donald Trump let the Republican senators know he's rooting for them, though he didn't explicitly supporting the legislation. GOP leadership is hoping Graham-Cassidy can gain the support needed to pass repeal-and-replace legislation in the wake of the Senate's failure to pass " skinny repeal " in late July.

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  • General Motors workers on strike over jobs- NAFTA blamed
General Motors workers on strike over jobs- NAFTA blamed

Unifor and GM had been in talks on the weekend, but no agreement was reached by the strike deadline Sunday night. The Chevrolet Equinox is the only vehicle now being produced at CAMI. Dias has emerged as the face for labor during renegotiations of the North American Free Trade Agreement, pushing for higher working standards in both the USA and Me...

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  • Dhaka protests Myanmar airspace violation amid Rohingya crisis
Dhaka protests Myanmar airspace violation amid Rohingya crisis

The current humanitarian crisis began following an August 25 attack by the insurgent Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) on police and military posts in the northwestern state of Rakhine that had led to a violent offensive by the Myanmar Army.

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  • Hamas dissolves Gaza administration in Palestinian unity bid
Hamas dissolves Gaza administration in Palestinian unity bid

The Palestinian movement Hamas on Sunday announced to dissolve the Gaza administrative committee and allow the consensus government of President Mahmoud Abbas to govern in its place and hold general elections. Punishing measures included reducing electricity payments for the Gaza strip and cutting salaries for civil servants there. Hamas - who ...

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  • California lawmakers approve presidential primary in March
California lawmakers approve presidential primary in March

California's three investor-owned utilities, Pacific Gas & Electric, Southern California Edison and San Diego Gas & Electric, said the bill does not protect customers from the cost of switching from fossil fuels. Some framed the argument by telling stories of their undocumented constituents. It was the latest effort by Democratic lawmakers in Calif...

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  • Jennifer Garner high from
Jennifer Garner high from "dental anesthesia" will make your day

The video , posted to the 13 Going on 30 star's brand new Instagram account, shows her sitting in a auto after a dentist appointment high on laughing gas and numb from novocaine. I said, it's so attractive. But no one seems to have been as affected by exactly like Jennifer Garner was. "It's so handsome, listen to this song.' It was so han...

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  • XI beat Pakistan by 7 wickets in 2nd T-20
XI beat Pakistan by 7 wickets in 2nd T-20

Earlier, batting first, Pakistan posted a total of 174 runs in their allotted 20 overs, losing six wickets. World XI batsman Hashim Amla plays a shot. It was left to Ahmed Shehzad and Babar Azam to fix the innings, like they did with their 122-run stand on Tuesday. Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur has said his team would have to be more dis...

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  • India, Japan agree to further strengthen Indo-Pacific cooperation
India, Japan agree to further strengthen Indo-Pacific cooperation

The sale of US-2 amphibious aircraft is also likely to come up. The Doklam standoff between India and China appears to have figured in talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe here on Thursday. The MOC between METI and the State of Gujarat on "Japan-India special programme for Make In India " in Mandal...

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