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Feb 12 2018

UN Security Council considers demand for 30-day Syria ceasefire

It said the assault reflects the "dirty US intentions against Syria's sovereignty and territorial unity". A U.S. official said late Wednesday that more than 100 forces ...

Feb 12 2018

Philippines president orders cancelation of $233mn helicopter deal with Canada

According to a report, the Philippines signed a deal with Canada on February 7 for the sale of 16 combat utility choppers worth $233.36 million, or roughly P12 billion pe...

Feb 12 2018

Courageous voice for voiceless silences today: PM Abbasi on Asma Jahangir's demise

She was also active in the 2007 Lawyers' Movement, for which she was put under house arrest. Her daughter Muneezay Jehangir is a TV anchor. "Unfortunately we have lost ...

Feb 11 2018

Trump signs off budget deal as U.S. government reopens

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) has said that President Donald Trump's support is a must for any immigration reform bill to proceed and that the lower chamber will...

Feb 11 2018

Weekend weather: Warmer temperatures and rain on the way

Chance of precipitation is 70%. "Overall, Morris County may see a snow/ice accumulation of 1-3". THIS AFTERNOON: Areas of fog and chilly with a chance of rain, drizzl...

Feb 11 2018

Israel launches heavy Syria strikes after F-16 downed

Russia's Foreign Ministry also called for "restraint" from all parties, adding it was "unacceptable to create threats to the lives and security of Russian soldiers" in...

Feb 11 2018

Jaish-e-Mohammed militants storm Jammu Army camp

The Army in a media briefing in the evening confirmed that two terrorists have been killed in the counter-operations. Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra expressed c...

Feb 11 2018

Germany's Merkel Reportedly Forges Governing Coalition After Weeks Of Talks

Mrs Merkel has handed all the top ministries in Germany, including finance and foreign, to the SPD - the price the party demanded to form a government with her following ...

Feb 11 2018

Modi reiterates support for Palestine

The UAE granted the temple project after India conveyed the demand of its nationals for a place of worship during Modi's 2015 visit to the country. The Palestinians hav...

Feb 10 2018

Government reviews relationship with charity Oxfam after Haiti sex allegations

Prostitution is illegal in the country, and paying for sex is in breach of both Oxfam's code of conduct and United Nations regulations for aid workers. She said: "We are ...

Feb 10 2018

US House, Senate seek spending deals as another government shutdown looms

She delivered a marathon monologue focused on secure protections for the young immigrants who brought to the U.S. illegally as children. The 77 year old democrat de...

Feb 09 2018

North Korean cheerleading 'army of beauties' arrives at Olympics

It's a drastic change of pace from 2017 where the rouge nation routinely broke worldwide laws with their missile tests. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in a speech at...

Feb 09 2018

5 arrested for firing in Srinagar hospital, helping Pak terrorist escape

ADGP noted that the conspiracy to free Naveed was hatched four months ago. A group of militants shot dead a cop accompanying the militant and injured another in their suc...

Feb 09 2018

Mom Wearing Alabama, Tennessee Gear Storms Off After Son Picks Florida

Defensive End Malik Langham made the announcement Wednesday, choosing the Gators over Alabama and Auburn. Family members of top recruits being visibly upset with th...

Feb 09 2018

Israeli forces kill Palestinian suspected of murdering settler

Having surrounded the building where Jarrar had taken refuge, Israeli forces opened fire on him as he emerged from the hideout with an M-16 rifle. A Palestinian has bee...

Feb 08 2018

Scientists discover way to halt breast cancer spread

Other foods containing the protein building block include beef, poultry, eggs, fish, beans, nuts, seeds, soy and whole grains. Scientists have uncovered a key mechanism...

Feb 08 2018

Black Lives Matter activist killed in New Orleans shooting

The circumstances of the shooting were not immediately clear. Sad news has been reported that Muhiyidin was fatally shot in New Orleans this morning when he was ridin...

Feb 08 2018

DC politicians to Trump on military parade: 'Tanks but No Tanks!'

Mattis was asked by reporters how much a military parade would cost, and why the Pentagon should divert any resources to it. "He has asked the Department of Defense...

Feb 08 2018

Filipina missing in Taiwan natural disaster: DFA

The shallow quake was felt as far away as the capital city of Taipei about 120 km (74 miles) to the north, according to USGS reports . Rescuers focused on the Yunmen...

Feb 08 2018

US Has 'Calculations' Against Turkey, Its Allies In Syria, Says Erdogan

ISIS is an alternative acronym for the Islamic State group. Ankara has warned the U.S. to halt its support for the militants of the so-called Kurdish People's Protectio...