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Indian woman asks IHC for security on journey back home

Indian woman asks IHC for security on journey back home The cellphone was later returned to him and no charges were pressed. Therefore, he prayed to the court to declare that both Ali and Uzma were legally husband and wife under the Shariah law and therefore have all the rights and duties toward each other and both can not be denied access to each other on any pretext and consequently respondents be directed to permit the petitioner to meet his wife.... [Full Article...]

China tests new missile in waters near North Korea

The statement said the test was conducted in accordance with the annual training plan to "raise the operational capability of the armed forces and effectively respond to threats to national security". Of course, left unsaid was China's support of its North Korean allies, who above all do not want to see anti-missile defenses in South Korea. The US conducted joint naval exercises with South Korea... [Full Article...]

Fill a bag and help letter carriers stamp out hunger

Fill a bag and help letter carriers stamp out hunger The food drive is the outgrowth of the National Association of Letter Carriers' tradition of community service. Do not donate items in glass containers or items that have expired. If you can donate 2 or 3 cans or boxes of food, that's even better. "And more than five million seniors are food insecure", Bottegal said. Since the first national Food Drive in 1993, the Letter Carriers' Stamp Out ... [Full Article...]

French President-elect Macron gears up for challenges ahead

Neither is Macron's victory a victory yet for globalization or free markets. What he said: "The growth in threats of terrorism and militant extremism is accompanied by an escalation of local conflicts and the destabilisation of whole regions". [Full Article...]

Trump congratulates Moon on election win, planning summit at White House soon

The timing of the announcement coincides with the election of South Korea's new president Moon Jae-in and comes amid a continued dispute between Beijing and Washington over the deployment of a Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) anti-missile system on South Korean soil. [Full Article...]

Backed Syria militias 'seize Tabqa' in step towards Raqqa attack

Tabqa, a strategic town for ISIS in Syria, has been retaken by USA -backed Syrian Kurdish forces, giving allies a new route to the militant stronghold of Raqqa. Washington insiders were quick to point out a similar attitude that occurred following the constitutional referendum in Turkey, where clashing views of Trump and other officials serving him were revealed. [Full Article...]

State police: 3 dead, including deputy, in rural Arkansas

State police: 3 dead, including deputy, in rural Arkansas Two women were found dead outside a rural home nearby, Arkansas State Police said. A man suspected in the deaths of three people in Yell County, including a sheriff's deputy, was arrested "without incident" after a five-hour standoff, a state police spokesman said. [Full Article...]

Parents of freed Nigeria schoolgirls still wait to see them

In this photo released by the Nigeria State House, Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari , centre, meets with Chibok school girls recently freed from Nigeria Extremist captivity in Abuja, Nigeria, Sunday, Ma. After waiting so long for the return of their children, the parents of these girls must feel a great sense of relief and elation, " Tinubu said. "We have to redefine normal for the gir... [Full Article...]

EU's Michel Barnier warns of Brexit 'cost' in address to Ireland's parliament

EU's Michel Barnier warns of Brexit 'cost' in address to Ireland's parliament Addressing a joint session of the two houses of the Irish parliament, Michel Barnier said a border that divides the island, and Ireland's economic and historical ties with the United Kingdom would be taken into account in the Brexit negotiations, which he will lead when they get under way later this year. [Full Article...]

New Orleans removes second Confederate-era monument

A last-ditch effort to block the removal of a monument to a Confederate general in New Orleans has landed in court. The protests come as the city plans to remove three remaining Confederate monuments - to Lee, Confederate Gen. Landrieu aired his plan to remove the four Confederate monuments a week after the Charleston church massacre of 2015, when nine black worshippers were killed by a whit... [Full Article...]

Floods force 1900 people from homes in Quebec

Environment Canada said Montreal usually sees around 80 millimetres of precipitation in April, but this year, nearly double that amount fell on the city. The situation in Ontario seems to be 'generally stabilizing, ' although there are many unstable local circumstances, he said. "But I know it's hard". [Full Article...]

White House plays down Trump's praise of Australian health-care system

Bernie Sanders, I-Vermont, who have long advocated for a government-run universal health care option, similar to Australia's Medicare system. During a press conference with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Trump was asked by a reporter if he thought the Senate would pass their own bill. [Full Article...]

Le Pen's niece says will not seek re-election as French MP

Le Pen's niece says will not seek re-election as French MP Ms Marechal-Le Pen had always been considered a rising star of the Front National party but yesterday she reportedly made the shock decision to leave the political scene. Political expert Joel Gombin said of her decision: "This raises a lot of questions on how the party will evolve". Marechal-Le Pen said in a letter published in a regional newspaper Tuesday that she won't run for re-election in ... [Full Article...]

Condoleezza Rice calls Vladimir Putin's interference in election 'personal'

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice in action during the pro-am prior to the start of the KPMG Women's PGA Championship at the Sahalee Country Club on June 7, 2016 in Sammamish, Washington. She praised H.R. McMaster, Flynn's replacement, and the rest of the national security team. She suggested prosecuting anyone in the United States who took part in what intelligence agencies believe... [Full Article...]

Chelsea Manning releases 1st statement since clemency win

Chelsea Manning releases 1st statement since clemency win Manning acknowledged leaking the materials, saying she wanted to expose the USA military's disregard about the effects of war on civilians and said she released information that wouldn't harm the US. Manning acknowledged leaking the materials, saying she wanted to expose the USA military's disregard about the effects of war on civilians. The disclosures were considered an embarrassment to the ... [Full Article...]

Fireworks cache explodes in Mexico, killing at least 12

Fireworks cache explodes in Mexico, killing at least 12 The blast happened in a house in Chilcotla, Puebla state, which was being used as a warehouse to store fireworks ahead of a local festival next week. The blast was set off by a rocket that was sacked from outside the building and struck the stored pyrotechnic material, the government said. The market was well stocked with fireworks at the time and there were hundreds of customers. [Full Article...]

North Korea Says It Has Detained A Fourth US Citizen

North Korea Says It Has Detained A Fourth US Citizen The wife of an American citizen detained in North Korea for suspected "hostile acts" against Pyongyang, has pleaded for his release, the media reported . A group of North Korean officials is meeting with former USA officials in Oslo for a round of informal talks known as Track 1.5. "I think that's what the administration is trying to do is to change their calculus so that the Chinese see that if ... [Full Article...]

Conservatives claim there are no more 'no-go areas' in Scotland

Equally, the official tally of the parties' share of the first preference vote across Scotland as a whole, which was published today by Elections Scotland, confirms that the SNP was well ahead of the rest of the pack. On May 4th, vote Scottish Labour. On Friday the Tories saw significant advances in the local elections in England and Wales, gaining more than 550 council seats and saw shock v... [Full Article...]

Indian Army destroys Pakistani bunkers at LoC with anti-tank missiles

Indian Army destroys Pakistani bunkers at LoC with anti-tank missiles The said Pakistani bunkers were destroyed in less than 60 seconds. In the same Kulgam district, five Indian policemen and two civilians were killed when fighters attacked a bank van, and two soldiers were killed in an attack along the de-facto border with Pakistan. [Full Article...]

Water tanker scam- Kapil Mishra shows evidence against CM Arvind Kejriwal, others

Water tanker scam- Kapil Mishra shows evidence against CM Arvind Kejriwal, others Mishra has also alleged that Kejriwal had delayed the probe into a Rs 400 crore tanker scam, and today submitted documents to the Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) to back his claim. He said that a Rs 50 crore deal was arranged for the AAP chief's brother-in-law. Mishra became the fourth AAP minister to be sacked after Jitendra Singh Tomar, Asim Ahmed Khan and Sandeep Kumar, since the AAP stormed to ... [Full Article...]


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