• We're not satisfied yet with markets, Saudi oil minister says
We're not satisfied yet with markets, Saudi oil minister says

Saudi King Salman is in Russian Federation on a state visit, the first to Moscow by a reigning Saudi monarch. "Saudi Arabia's position is among the worst of the Gulf Cooperation Council countries", he added. "Falling back to the old scheme with decent US shale-supply growth expected for next year is not an option". "Do you feel that US allies are...

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  • BJP holds 'Jana Raksha Yatra' in Jammu against 'atrocities' in Kerala
BJP holds 'Jana Raksha Yatra' in Jammu against 'atrocities' in Kerala

They alleged that the CPM activists are perpetrating communal violence in the country. Taking a dig at the absence of BJP president Amit Shah , who was scheduled to join the march from Mambaram to Thalassery here on Thursday, CPI (M) district secretary P.

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  • Monarch Airlines administration - what to do if you're affected
Monarch Airlines administration - what to do if you're affected

The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has commissioned special flights to bring stranded Monarch customers back to the United Kingdom at no additional cost over the next two weeks. Monarch Airlines has gone into administration after failing to secure its financial future over the weekend. The British charter and scheduled flight operator Monarch...

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  • Ousted Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif stages defiant comeback
Ousted Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif stages defiant comeback

The Supreme Court also banned him from holding public office. A controversial clause of the Bill, commonly known as Electoral Reforms Bill, allows an individual disqualified to be member of the parliament to hold office of a political party.

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  • Kim Jong-nam death: Women plead not guilty
Kim Jong-nam death: Women plead not guilty

Three other suspects who were at North Korea's embassy were permitted to leave the country after reaching an agreement with Malaysia . "The act of both women involved in a prank exercise supervised by four people who are still at large shows a common intention and motive between the women and the four individuals in killing the deceased", the ...

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  • Amit Shah cancels Mangaluru programmes
Amit Shah cancels Mangaluru programmes

BJP President Amit Shah on Tuesday launched a scathing attack on the ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) in Kerala, saying Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan was responsible for the political murders of BJP and RSS workers in the state. Read Also: Amit Shah: Rahul Gandhi needs to remove Italian glasses to see development This "Jan Raksha" yatra is...

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  • Amit Shah lambasts CPI-M, Kerala CM for murder politics
Amit Shah lambasts CPI-M, Kerala CM for murder politics

Meanwhile, a heated war of words sparked off between the Pinarayi Vijayan and union minister Prakash Javadekar over the latter's remarks on Communist Party of India- Marxist ( CPM ) and its rule in Kerala. "We wanted to stand with our workers and their families and make situation where there's no further political violence", he added. Amit Sha...

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  • Bangladesh, Myanmar to form 'working group' on refugee crisis
Bangladesh, Myanmar to form 'working group' on refugee crisis

The agreement was reached during a meeting between State Counsellor's Office Minister Kyaw Tint Swe, and Bangladesh Foreign Minister Abul Hassan Mahmud Ali. Rights groups say the real death toll is likely to be much higher, especially among the Rohingya, while the United Nations has labelled army operations as " ethnic cleansing " against the Mus...

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  • Sharad Yadav slams UP administration for postponing Rahul's Amethi visit
Sharad Yadav slams UP administration for postponing Rahul's Amethi visit

The permission for Rahul's tour comes two days after the district magistrate and Superintendent of Police Poonam, who goes by one name, had asked him to reschedule his visit on the grounds of law and order. At a press conference in New Delhi later in the day, Congress spokesman Abhishek Manu Singhvi said that the district administration's suggestio...

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  • Tillerson: US in direct contact with the DPRK
Tillerson: US in direct contact with the DPRK

He provided no elaboration about those channels or the substance of any discussions. The official also said to the extent that diplomatic channels exist between Washington and Pyongyang, they are aimed at securing the return of Americans detained by North Korea.

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  • Zuckerberg seeks forgiveness for division caused by his work
Zuckerberg seeks forgiveness for division caused by his work

The ads ran between 2015 and 2017, although more than half (56 percent) were only seen after last November's election. Half of the ads cost less than $3, and 99% cost less than $1,000. On Monday, Facebook , elaborating on broad new guidelines revealed by Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg last month, said the new ad reviewers will be tasked with ...

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  • N to re-elect Nawaz as party president today
N to re-elect Nawaz as party president today

The central working committee of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz on Monday amended the party constitution, paving way for a disqualified legislator to lead the party. According to Nawaz Sharif's lawyer, Mohsin Ranjha, the court has been assured that Maryam Nawaz and her husband will appear in court during the next hearing.

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  • Farewell to 'The Voice,' Dave Strader
Farewell to 'The Voice,' Dave Strader

Strader was named in April by the Hockey Hall of Fame as recipient of the Foster Hewitt Memorial Award for his contributions as a hockey broadcaster. Strader received support from the Stars, who wore a microphone sticker with "DS" on it affixed to their helmets; fellow broadcasters around the league pinned the same logo to their lapels.

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  • Pakistan won't give up its principled stand on Kashmir: Asif
Pakistan won't give up its principled stand on Kashmir: Asif

In a statement, the Indian government said, "PM Narendra Modi met the chief executive of Afghanistan, Dr Abdullah Abdullah, today afternoon". Saeed has already been classified as a terrorist by the U.S. Asif also said that Pakistan now feels as if it has been used and discarded by the United States. He roams free in Pakistan and is aggressively...

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  • United States does not recognise Kurdistan independence referendum
United States does not recognise Kurdistan independence referendum

It comes as Iraq's military prepared to take control over the Kurdish region's global borders and join Iranian forces in joint military exercises near the Iran-Kurdish border. Ghanemi thanked Iran for its continuous military support and stated that he is convinced Iran will continue to support Iraq till the end. "The vote and the results lack leg...

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  • Ligue 1 game abandoned after three seriously injured
Ligue 1 game abandoned after three seriously injured

He said 25 people had been injured, four of them seriously. Five fans were seriously injured when a barrier collapsed at the front of a stand during a French top-flight match. Alain Gest, president of Amiens Metropole, was quick to counter, claiming: "I would like to point out that what has happened has absolutely nothing to do with the Stade d...

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  • Air France flight with engine damage makes emergency landing in Canada
Air France flight with engine damage makes emergency landing in Canada

None of the 520 passengers were injured aboard the Airbus A380 , which is the world's largest commercial airliner. Air France said passengers were being assisted and it was working to re-route them. However, the flight was late by almost 90 minutes from its scheduled departure time of 10.10 am from Paris. The flight was diverted to Goose Bay...

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  • The Senate Intelligence Committee Wants to Wring Jared Kushner's Neck
The Senate Intelligence Committee Wants to Wring Jared Kushner's Neck

The White House has begun an internal review of its staff's use of private email for government business, a person familiar with the inquiry said, as Congress scrutinizes an issue that echoes one of President Donald Trump's key attacks on his opponent in last year's election.

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  • Korea urges halt to U.S. hostile policy in talks with Russian Federation
Korea urges halt to U.S. hostile policy in talks with Russian Federation

Son-hui also met with Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov, the ministry said. Moscow said it is willing to work with Pyongyang towards a peaceful resolution of the nuclear tensions after a meeting between Russian and North Korean officials in Moscow on September 29, 2017.

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  • Vehicle bomb blast kills seven in Somalia's Mogadishu
Vehicle bomb blast kills seven in Somalia's Mogadishu

No group has yet claimed responsibility for the attack. In a radio broadcast Al-Shabab claimed a higher death toll, saying that its fighters killed 23 soldiers and have taken over the base. Local authoritiews said at least seven people have been killed when a vehicle bomb exploded while witnesses saw at least three bodies at the scene. Somali g...

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  • UAE's Mars Science City has museum with 3D printed sand walls
UAE's Mars Science City has museum with 3D printed sand walls

Elon Musk has not even sent rockets to Mars yet and the United Arab Emirates is already preparing for the eventual colonization of the red planet . According to The National, the Mars Scientific City, as a specialist research city, could offer a first step towards Mars 2117 as scientists delve into how humans might survive in Mars' harsh e...

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  • US Statements on Russian Arms Supplies to Taliban Unproven - Foreign Ministry
US Statements on Russian Arms Supplies to Taliban Unproven - Foreign Ministry

Asserting that his presence in Kabul along with Mattis reflects their commitment to Afghanistan , Stoltenberg said, "Corruption is a serious concern and that thousands of civilians have lost their lives in the Afghan conflict over the years, We count on the Afghan government to make good on its commitments on key reforms' and that North Atlantic T...

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  • By electing Henry Bolton Ukip has pulled back from the brink
By electing Henry Bolton Ukip has pulled back from the brink

Former Ukip leader Nigel described Mr Bolton as a "a guy of achievement and a man of substance". Phil Hornby spent the day on the English Riviera, and watched the build-up to an unexpected result. Bolton, a former soldier and Thames Valley police officer, later worked for organisations such as the United Nations and Organisation for Security and ...

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  • Prince Harry makes his first official outing with girlfriend Meghan Markle
Prince Harry makes his first official outing with girlfriend Meghan Markle

Either way, it does show a prince equally at ease with children as he has been with the military and veterans throughout the week of the Invictus Games . Back in February when Markle was visiting her royal boyfriend in London she stopped by a flower stall in High Street Ken wearing two quintessentially British brands: a Barbour jacket and Hunter...

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  • Ambassador Friedman Incorrectly Claims Israel Occupies Only 2% Of West Bank
Ambassador Friedman Incorrectly Claims Israel Occupies Only 2% Of West Bank

The Palestinians, along with much of the worldwide community, view Israel's West Bank settlements as illegal and an obstacle to peace. According to estimates by the European Union and NGOs across the spectrum, Israel occupies around 60 percent of the West Bank including both settlements and closed military areas .

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  • Google to ringfence shopping unit to avoid further European Union fines
Google to ringfence shopping unit to avoid further European Union fines

Google spokesperson announced the company plans to take measures to treat its shopping service the same as rivals to prevent further European Commission fines. Vestager also said the Commission has signed a contract with accountancy firm KPMG and SEO and marketing company Mavens, via an open tender, in order to provide expertise to help it monito...

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  • Contractors have started building prototypes for Trump border wall with Mexico
Contractors have started building prototypes for Trump border wall with Mexico

The eight prototype designs "will be between 18-30 feet high", says CBS News , "and will inform future design standards which will likely continue to evolve to meet the US Border Patrol's requirements". The physical prototypes can be disassembled after construction, or left in place. "They take drugs, literally, and they throw it - 100lbs of dru...

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  • Jihadi Attack on Afghan Airport Misses James Mattis by Hours
Jihadi Attack on Afghan Airport Misses James Mattis by Hours

Najib Danish , spokesman for the Interior Ministry, said the Taliban fired up to six projectiles at and near the airport, hitting both the global and the military sector of the sprawling hub and also two civilian houses nearby. "We will not abandon Afghanistan to a merciless enemy", he said, referring to the persistent threat posed by the Talib...

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  • Catalans say secession vote to happen, they hope peacefully
Catalans say secession vote to happen, they hope peacefully

Catalonia's interior minister says the region's authorities are aiming to ensure that a disputed referendum on independence from Spain will take place peacefully. AS the government in Madrid continues to block any website providing information on the upcoming Catalan referendum , hackers from across the globe are getting involved to help ou...

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  • The New Porsche 911 GT2 RS Has Smashed the Nurburgring Record
The New Porsche 911 GT2 RS Has Smashed the Nurburgring Record

Not only did Lamborghini claimed the number one spot but it also knocked off Porsche 918 Spyder by five seconds. Before setting its quickest time, the 911 GT2 RS was able to beat the Lamborghini Huracan Performante's record with their first lap and the auto easily cracked below 6:50 afterwards.

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