• Trial Begins For The 500 Suspects In Turkey's Coup Attempt
Trial Begins For The 500 Suspects In Turkey's Coup Attempt

Numerous suspects Tuesday face life in prison for crimes including murder and attempting to overthrow the government. The suspects are accused of running the coup bid from the Akinci air base northwest of the capital, which the authorities regard as the headquarters of the plotters where orders were sent out for fighter jets to bomb parliament....

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  • Russia VPN ban a 'major blow to internet freedom' says Amnesty International
Russia VPN ban a 'major blow to internet freedom' says Amnesty International

It was a startling development in US-Russia relations, exposing tension between the two countries that arises from new sanctions imposed on Russia , and suspicions about meddling in the US election. Putin had hoped relations would improve with the USA, but now says it does not appear that will happen soon, according to state media. Putin final...

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  • At least 20 killed in explosion inside Shiite mosque
At least 20 killed in explosion inside Shiite mosque

One doctor told the Associated Press news agency that 20 bodies had been brought to his hospital. According to a local police spokesman, Abdulhai Walizada, there appeared to be more than one attacker, with a suicide bomber who detonated explosives and another who threw grenades at worshippers.

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  • Abu Dujana not involved in many attacks, was a nuisance: Army
Abu Dujana not involved in many attacks, was a nuisance: Army

Dujana , whose real identity was unknown, other than the fact that he was from Pakistan, had escaped the police dragnet more than 12 times earlier, officials who were part of the operation said on condition of anonymity. The Kashmir administration has beefed up security in the region after Dujana's killing and suspended internet/mobile services to ...

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  • Patna High Court dismisses RJD's petition against JD(U)-BJP government in Bihar
Patna High Court dismisses RJD's petition against JD(U)-BJP government in Bihar

Five days after formation of a new Cabinet took place in Bihar under the leadership of Nitish Kumar and Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ) leaders, the newly formed government transferred six Distric Magistrates (DM), 28 Indian Administrative Service (IAS) and 44 Indian Police Service (IPS) officers.

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  • US Police Blast Trump's Apparent Endorsement of Excessive Force
US Police Blast Trump's Apparent Endorsement of Excessive Force

Daniel Dale of the Toronto Star tweeted that President Trump explained that he didn't want officers to protect suspects' heads when putting them in police cars, saying " You can take the hand away , " which drew the officers' loud approval.

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  • 7-month-old boy found dead in hot vehicle
7-month-old boy found dead in hot vehicle

Larry Subervi says in a statement that the mother found the child, which was pronounced dead the scene. When Phoenix fire and police officials arrived, the child was pronounced dead. The investigation is ongoing and no arrests have been made at the time. Last year, the organization recorded 29 heatstroke deaths of children left in cars.

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  • US Conducts Successful THAAD Missile Test
US Conducts Successful THAAD Missile Test

Missile Defense Agency said in a statement . "The U.S. Missile Defense Agency and U.S. Army soldiers of the 11th Air Defense Artillery Brigade from Fort Bliss , Texas, conducted a successful missile defense test today using the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system", the MDA said in a statement Sunday.

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  • Trump dumps Priebus from White House post
Trump dumps Priebus from White House post

John Kelly in charge, Pres Trump is militarizing the White House and putting our executive branch in the hands of an extremist", the California congresswoman tweeted. Priebus' exit marks the most dramatic shakeup yet in Trump's West Wing, which has been plagued by infighting and anonymous leaks, as aides also struggled to rein in Trump and his Tw...

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  • Congress concerned about Ahmed Patel, doesn't care about MLAs: Prakash Javadekar
Congress concerned about Ahmed Patel, doesn't care about MLAs: Prakash Javadekar

That means Congress doesn't trust them enough", said CM Rupani. "We are fighting for democracy, for truth, and our lives are at stake". About a month ago, Mr. He said now it the opposition Congress that is being targeted in Gujarat, and later it could be anyone. "All of the Gujarat MLAs have been put up at the Eagleton Golf Resort in Bidadi...

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  • Priebus out, Kelly in at White House
Priebus out, Kelly in at White House

With a retired general in charge, he hopes to bring in discipline and end the chaos inside the White House. Priebus told CNN he had been talking to Trump for some time about exiting the White House, and is the latest in a long line of officials to leave or not take a job at the White House.

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  • Amit Shah Going to Be the Heir of Modi?
Amit Shah Going to Be the Heir of Modi?

This dramatic exercise to take MLAs away from Gujarat has been done in order to stop exodus from the Congress. Playing the victim card, Congress presented 14 of their MLAs before the media on Friday amid allegations of horse-trading and threats by the BJP.

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  • Putin says Russian Federation will respond to 'insolence' of USA sanctions
Putin says Russian Federation will respond to 'insolence' of USA sanctions

Moscow's latest move comes a day after the US Senate passed sweeping legislation slapping new sanctions on Russian Federation - over its alleged interference in last year's election, annexation of Crimea and military operations in eastern Ukraine - and limiting President Donald Trump's ability to remove them.

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  • Mehbooba Mufti's remark an insult to Indian flag: NPP
Mehbooba Mufti's remark an insult to Indian flag: NPP

She lauded the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and urged the Centre to do more to ease the situation in her state. She also objected revoking state's special status given to it under Article 370 of the Indian Constitution, which grants special autonomous status to the state of Jammu and Kashmir.

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  • Kim Jong-Nam murder trial to start in October
Kim Jong-Nam murder trial to start in October

The case is fixed for remention at the High Court today and will be presided by justice Datuk Azmi Ariffin. However, Pyongyang still denies playing any role in the assassination and has not acknowledged the deceased as Kim Jong Nam, whose estranged half brother Kim Jong Un came to power in 2011.

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  • John Kelly brings military bearing to White House staff
John Kelly brings military bearing to White House staff

Trump has repeatedly praised Kelly for his operation of homeland security, including tighter border controls and a travel ban from six Muslim countries that is now the subject of a lawsuit. Indeed, he has often admitted that he is uncomfortable with politics. The Department of Homeland Security includes agencies that protect the president, respond ...

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  • Ryan Gives Up on Border-Adjusted Tax on Imports After Attack
Ryan Gives Up on Border-Adjusted Tax on Imports After Attack

After the party's divisive struggles to try to repeal Obamacare , the GOP is now championing tax reform as its next signature issue. For global re/insurers the decision to not include a BAT in the tax reform is welcome news enabling continued fair access to reinsurance and alternative source capital and services within the US market.

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  • Donald Trump replaces White House chief of staff Reince Priebus
Donald Trump replaces White House chief of staff Reince Priebus

The president followed with tweets thanking Reince Priebus, who has served as chief of staff since Trump's inauguration. "He is a Great American". Even before joining Trump's cabinet as secretary of Homeland Security, Kelly was Trumpian in his own way.

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  • Finnish president comments on new United States sanctions against Russian Federation
Finnish president comments on new United States sanctions against Russian Federation

Putin، who was speaking at a joint press conference with Finnish President Sauli Niinisto in Savonlinna، said Russia's patience with the United States was waning as Washington was continuing to impose back-to-back sanctions on Moscow . He said he hoped "today's state of affairs will end at some point and we will move on to a new quality of relat...

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  • UP: 2 SP, one BSP MLCs resign, set to join BJP
UP: 2 SP, one BSP MLCs resign, set to join BJP

Several party leaders expressed their concerns to BJP President Amit Shah . "What can I say", he mused, adding that once he landed up in jail, he would visit Nawab and ask him for sure on why he quit the SP, which gave him so much. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath , bhis deputy Keshav Prasad Maurya and ministers in the Yogi government - Dinesh Sha...

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  • One dead in knife attack in Hamburg supermarket
One dead in knife attack in Hamburg supermarket

Security forces are seen after a knife attack in a supermarket in Hamburg , Germany, July 28, 2017 in this still image from a video obtained from social media. Authorities were also investigating an IS claim of the stabbing death of a teenage boy in Hamburg last October. The knifeman suddenly began attacking people in the shop with a kitchen k...

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  • Supreme Court declines plea to terminate 10-year-old rape survivour's pregnancy
Supreme Court declines plea to terminate 10-year-old rape survivour's pregnancy

The horrendous allegations were uncovered when the girl was taken to hospital following complaints of a stomach cramp. The bench examined the medical report submitted by the PGI (Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research) Chandigarh, which was appointed by the Supreme Court to evaluate the potential consequences in case the pregnan...

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  • USA says Iran rocket test breaches United Nations resolution
USA says Iran rocket test breaches United Nations resolution

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif responded Friday to US threats to shred the nuclear deal, writing on Twitter that "Iran - unlike the USA - has complied in good faith with the letter and spirit of JCPOA". North Korea's ceremonial leader Kim Yong-nam will soon visit Iran to attend the inauguration ceremony for Iran's president slated fo...

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  • Trump Compares His Fight Against MS-13 To Old Westerns
Trump Compares His Fight Against MS-13 To Old Westerns

President Donald Trump has arrived in NY to speak about the administration's crackdown on illegal immigration and violent crime. He was quickly drowned out by protesters who chanted in response, "This is what democracy looks like". He went on to claim, as HuffPost detailed, that current law is unfairly stacked against law enforcement officers, g...

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  • Trump names new Chief of Staff to replace Reince Priebus
Trump names new Chief of Staff to replace Reince Priebus

Trump appointed Kelly, a retired Marine general, to secretary of Homeland Security on December 7, 2016 and he was confirmed on January, 20, 2017 the first day of Trump's administration. As chairman of the RNC, Priebus had the unenviable role of trying to keep the roof on the Republican Party house with Trump, an outsider tornado, spiraling toward i...

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  • Scattered showers and storms continue tonight, clearing up Saturday
Scattered showers and storms continue tonight, clearing up Saturday

By Saturday , the area could get up to three or four inches of rain, he said. Expect periods of heavy rain this evening and overnight. A flash flood warning until 2:30 p.m. The rain will hit the Philadelphia area Friday afternoon but is expected to pick up at night, with 1 to 2 inches of accumulation possible. Highs will reach the lower 80s ...

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  • Utah pilot died in crash 15 years after brother's air death
Utah pilot died in crash 15 years after brother's air death

Layne Clarke's brother Corry was killed in a plane crash in 2002. "The plane slid across three lanes of the highway and hit a median", Sgt Royce said in telephone interview. "It was a big black solid red ball of fire", Paulson told KUTV. "There's no way you could've survived it". "I-15, if you can think about it, is our most heavily-traveled in...

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  • Federal authorities to announce charges in cruise ship death
Federal authorities to announce charges in cruise ship death

A passenger on the ship told KTVA that he heard "two or three ladies or girls, definitely women, screaming" on the night of the incident. The FBI was called Wednesday morning to investigate the death because it occurred outside of state territory, but was still in US waters, KTUU in Anchorage, Alaska, reported .

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  • Charlie Gard to be moved to hospice for final hours, judge rules
Charlie Gard to be moved to hospice for final hours, judge rules

Mr Justice Francis ordered that if the dispute was not settled, 11-month-old Charlie would be moved to a hospice and life-support treatment would be withdrawn shortly after he arrives. The hospital, in fighting the parents' earlier effort to secure experimental treatment, had indicated that it was responsible for sparing Charlie unnecessary p...

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  • Dick Durbin scorches Donald Trump for attacking Jeff Sessions
Dick Durbin scorches Donald Trump for attacking Jeff Sessions

Blunt's comments echoed other Republican senators who came to the defense of a former colleague after Trump sent a series of tweets criticizing his own attorney general for recusing himself from an investigation into Russian influence on the 2016 election and for not investigating Trump's opponent, Hillary Clinton .

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