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by | March 06, 2018 | 02:15

Prosecutors in Ankara issued arrest warrants for 20 people as part of a probe into the terrorist group Daesh*, a security source said . Turkey on Monday launched a crackdown on the Islamic State extremist group and boosted security in Ankara after the USA embassy said it would be closed for a day.

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:09

President Vladimir Putin boasted Russian Federation had thwarted more than 400 foreign spies previous year and on Monday called on the FSB, the domestic intelligence agency , to act to block further foreign attempts to obtain political, economic and military information.

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:11

Washington has set May 14 as the date for the inauguration of the new diplomatic premises, which represents the anniversary of the Nakba or "catastrophe" for Palestinians . The Trump family has legal problems of its own. Israeli police have recommended indicting Mr Netanyahu for bribery, fraud and breach of trust in two separate cases.

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:07

It is was not immediately clear who had carried out the attack. According to witnesses, five men who are armed got out of the vehicle and opened fire on people passing by before they began to head towards the French Embassy. "Egypt supports the efforts of France and Sahel states in facing this phenomena that attacks security and stability worldwide", the statement added, condemning the attacks in the "strongest terms".

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:58

The US Secret Service posted on Twitter: "Secret Service personnel are responding to reports of a person who allegedly suffered a self-inflicted gun shot wound along the north fence line of (the) White House". The name of the man has yet to be released to the public as authorities are scouring for his relatives. The Washington, DC, Metropolitan Police Department is taking the lead in the investigation, the Secret Service spokesperson said.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:52

Sisi ratified the deal a year ago, and Egypt's top court annulled lower court rulings for and against the treaty on the eve of the crown prince's arrival. Cairo supports Riyadh in its fight against Iran-backed Houthi fighters in Yemen, and a year ago joined a Saudi-led boycott of Gulf state Qatar and agreed to hand over two Red Sea islands to Saudi despite widespread criticism at home.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:50

The House expires on 7th before that everything has to take place and by tomorrow everything will be clear", he said. It may be mentioned that the NPP , which is a coalition partner of the BJP at the centre and in Manipur, will align with the BJP, which managed to secure only 2 seats.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:51

On Friday, James Eric Davis Jr ., aged 19, shot both his parents dead in his college dorm at Central Michigan University , before fleeing the scene. The university said that police determined Davis went to the family vehicle, got the gun and returned to the residence hall with the handgun. Davis allegedly escaped from the dormitory on foot, leading to a campus lockdown and a citywide manhunt for the alleged shooter.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:50

Mr Yildirim said Turkish soldiers captured Rajo in Afrin district and pushed the "terrorists" back from the border with Turkey, tightening its grip on Kurdish militia in the sixth week of its offensive on the area. The strike targeted a camp in Kafr Jina on Saturday, the third time in 48 hours Turkish warplanes launched attacks on pro-government forces in Afrin, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:45

The United States government said these are false claims and made many people comment about how this is reminiscent of the Cold War arms rivalry. Kelly's question on animation aside - we already know Russians can launch ICBMs - the skepticism doesn't come from whether they have the systems but whether these systems do anything new at all.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:41

The participants lived across North Korea, from Ryanggang Province on the northern border with China, to the capital Pyongyang and to Gangwon Province on the southern border with South Korea. In sending an envoy to Pyongyang, Moon said he would be seeking to reciprocate Kim Jong Un's decision to send a senior delegation, including his sister, Kim Yo Jong, to the Olympics, marking the first visit by a member of the North's ruling bloodline since the 1950-53 Korean War.

by | March 04, 2018 | 05:01

In this Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, photo provided by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , second right, attends a military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of its military in Pyongyang, North Korea.

by | March 04, 2018 | 05:01

With celebrations taking place all over North Texas, you have a few weeks to find one that fits your schedule. It is said about this festival of colours that people forget every anger and enjoy the day with gulal and colors. On the eve of Holi , elderly people too join in. In Srinagar, Border Security Force troopers celebrated the day with faces smeared with colour, dance during at a camp Humhama on the outskirts of city.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:59

Magoo". US Attorney General Jeff Sessions yesterday announced the creation of a new effort, the Department of Justice Prescription Interdiction & Litigation (PIL) Task Force, to fight the prescription opioid crisis. The Justice Department said that lawsuit is actually a multi-district action involving hundreds of lawsuits against opioid manufacturers and distributors.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:59

Talking to some European Union sources, you sense that they think Mrs May has gone through the motions of acknowledging the downsides of her red lines and then repeated her previous attempt to have cake and eat it anyway. However, speaking at Mansion House, in central London on Friday, May said any Brexit deal that left Northern Ireland aligned with the European Union would be "unacceptable".

by | March 04, 2018 | 05:00

The ED has also issued a provisional order for attachment under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA). However, in reply to the three summons, both Choksi and Modi said that they would not be able to return to India. The CBI has alleged that Joshi and Shetty were issuing fraudulent LoUs to Modi without entering the details in the core banking system or without taking collateral security.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:57

Fear & confusion are the weapons of leftist parties. While the BJP scored an emphatic victory in Tripura, it improved its performance in Nagaland and Meghalaya . Congress's popularity was never on a decline as it is today. The party's bigwigs were rushed to Shillong on Saturday perhaps to engineer a BJP-kind of Manipuri act.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:37

There is reportedly a special emphasis and focus on Ivanka Trump's involvement. According to CNN , counterintelligence officials are working to determine whether any deals struck by the U.S. "Nothing in the new White House policy has changed Ms. Trump's ability to do the same work she has been doing since she joined the Administration ".

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:34

Graham was the first foreigner ever to preach at Pyongyang's Bongsu Church, one of a handful of Christian foreign churches in North Korea, which human rights and religious groups accuse of being a state propagandist. Graham will be laid to rest in a simple, plywood casket hand crafted by prison inmates. It is expected to last about 90 minutes, and also include prayers by pastors from as close as Charlotte and as far away as Asia.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:35

Actor Tori Spelling and husband Dean Mcdermott pose at the world premiere of Walt Disney Animation Studios' "Moana" as a part of AFI Fest in Hollywood, California, U.S., November 14, 2016. It's not clear what sparked the incident but both The Blast and TMZ said the "Beverly Hills 90201" alum was hanging out on Wednesday afternoon with Corinne Olympios .

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:34

Anyone who sees him is asked to call 911. A student shot this cell phone video as police frantically searched for the suspected gunman. According to initial reports from local news outlets, two people were shot near the fourth floor of Campbell Hall , one of the university's dormitories.

by | March 02, 2018 | 05:13

Olympians John Shuster and Tyler George say they were overwhelmed to see the crowd at the airport Monday evening. As one fan in the crowd put it, it's a story so unbelievable, they should make a movie out of it. The men's team did eventually get their proper medals, and whichever women's team wins the gold will not be cheated from theirs. From there, the teams will be pared down to a medal round for the final four.

by | March 02, 2018 | 05:01

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Turkey would continue to pursue Muslim, "even if he goes to another country". Muslim said allegations against him were false and that he was surprised by his detention, given he had previously traveled to Belgium, Germany and France.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:15

A group of United Nations experts monitoring the sanctions on Yemen reported to the Security Council in January that it had "identified missile remnants, related military equipment and military unmanned aerial vehicles that are of Iranian origin and were brought into Yemen after the imposition of the targeted arms embargo".

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:34

One of the men in the boat was seriously wounded and later died. Across the occupied territories, "Israeli forces, including undercover units, used excessive and sometimes lethal force when they used rubber-coated metal bullets and live ammunition against Palestinian protesters", killing "at least 20, and injuring thousands".