'Profoundly dismayed': Amnesty strips Suu Kyi of top honour

The prime minister said massacre and genocide may have been perpetrated in ancient times, but it is no longer tolerable in modern times. Dr Mahathir reiterated that Asean would like to resolve the problem by helping the Rohingya return to Myanmar... More..

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Myanmar govt. ready to return refugees
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Myanmar govt. ready to return refugees

Over 720,000 of Myanmar's stateless Rohingya fled in August a year ago, taking shelter in crowded camps in Bangladesh and bringing with them harrowing tales of rape, murder and arson in the brutal military crac...More..

Donald Trump Says North Korean Missile Sites
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Donald Trump Says North Korean Missile Sites "Nothing New"

He assured Americans that he would respond accordingly if North Korea's actions posed a threat. Imagery of the Sakkanmol missile base "continues to show minor infrastructure changes to the base that are con...More..

‘MAKE FRANCE GREAT AGAIN!’: Trump Goes Ballistic, Attacks Macron, Mocks France
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

‘MAKE FRANCE GREAT AGAIN!’: Trump Goes Ballistic, Attacks Macron, Mocks France

Shortly after Trump returned to Washington, DC from Armistice Day commemorations in Paris, he took aim at France , writing that people were " starting to learn German in Paris " before the United States en...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation sees 17 percent increase in hate crimes compared to 2016
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation sees 17 percent increase in hate crimes compared to 2016

Released on Tuesday, the Federal Bureau of Investigation report documented 7,175 hate crimes - at least 15 resulting in murders - across the country in 2017, although the number is likely higher because many ...More..

Donations flow in for Melbourne attack's
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Donations flow in for Melbourne attack's "Trolley Man"

Floral tributes can be seen for Sisto Malaspina at the spot where he was stabbed to death in an attack police have called an act of terrorism , in central Melbourne , Australia , November 10, 2018. Social ...More..

Rightwing author Jerome Corsi: I expect Mueller to indict me
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Rightwing author Jerome Corsi: I expect Mueller to indict me

Corsi is one of several Stone associates who have been questioned by investigators as Mueller probes Stone's connections with WikiLeaks. Farage and his team denied Corsi's allegations and told reporters tha...More..

Melania Trump says Bolton Deputy should be ousted
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Melania Trump says Bolton Deputy should be ousted

Despite the reports , Ms Ricardel was seen standing to the right of the President during a White House ceremony today, to mark Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights . Nielsen's role in the Trump administrat...More..

Brexit: Nigel Farage Rails Against
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Brexit: Nigel Farage Rails Against "Worst Deal In History"

The leading Brexiteers Jacob Rees-Mogg and Boris Johnson described the agreement as unacceptable, while anti-Brexit MPs urged May to put it to another referendum. Half a dozen Brexiteer ministers, including B...More..

SC agrees to hear Sabarimala review petitions on January 22
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

SC agrees to hear Sabarimala review petitions on January 22

A five-judge constitution bench by a ratio of 4:1 had held that women of all age groups should be allowed entry in Kerala's Sabarimala Temple. NDTV delivers reliable information across all platforms: TV, Inte...More..

Trump visit to US cemetery in France canceled due to rain
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Trump visit to US cemetery in France canceled due to rain

The White House said earlier that an impromptu motorcade would have caused major traffic jams. But following a series of tweets where he furiously set his sights on French President Emmanuel Macron , Mr ...More..

British FM urges Saudi Arabia to cooperate with Turkey on Khashoggi murder
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

British FM urges Saudi Arabia to cooperate with Turkey on Khashoggi murder

Saudi Arabia ordered the ambassador to leave the kingdom, froze all new business with Canada and said it would not renew government scholarships for thousands of Saudis studying there. "We find it unacceptabl...More..

United Kingdom says Brexit deal 'almost within touching distance'
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

United Kingdom says Brexit deal 'almost within touching distance'

A British government source said an agreement on a withdrawal deal was closer than it had been on Monday, after negotiators worked late into the night at the European Commission's modernist Berlaymont build...More..

Trump slams 'stupid question' from female reporter, calls April Ryan a 'loser'
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Trump slams 'stupid question' from female reporter, calls April Ryan a 'loser'

CNN said the move was done "in retaliation for his (Acosta's) challenging questions". In an edited set of video clips shared by the White House, it would appear that Acosta swiftly chopped downward at the ...More..

French Army, Twitterati troll Trump over missing WWI ceremony due to rain
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

French Army, Twitterati troll Trump over missing WWI ceremony due to rain

Later, when asked why he didn't drive instead, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said: " President Trump did not want to cause that kind of unexpected disruption to the city and its people",...More..

CNN sues Trump, demanding return of Acosta to White House
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

CNN sues Trump, demanding return of Acosta to White House

According to ABC's former White House correspondent Sam Donaldson , Acosta and his employer filed a lawsuit and are expecting a court hearing in the upcoming week. Nor did it say whether the urging by Diamond ...More..

Iran Abiding by JCPOA Terms, IAEA Says in New Report
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Iran Abiding by JCPOA Terms, IAEA Says in New Report

Bolton warned on Friday that more sanctions are possible. The bans had been lifted under the nuclear deal, signed between Iran and the P5+1 group of countries - the US, Britain, France, China and Russian Fede...More..

Macron vilifies nationalism at ceremony with world leaders
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Macron vilifies nationalism at ceremony with world leaders

Macron , who has increasingly voiced his displeasure with the direction of the Trump administration's foreign policy-even threatening in September to not make any trade deals with the USA due to its abandonme...More..

California wildfires toll reaches 25
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

California wildfires toll reaches 25

By Saturday, the death toll had reached 23, but it seemed likely to climb. The so-called Camp Fire in the northern part of the state has claimed at least 29 lives since it broke out on Thursday. "We do intend...More..

More heavy rain for Tuesday
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

More heavy rain for Tuesday

The second storm should move in Thursday afternoon, with rain that could mix with snow later in the afternoon. Blustery and cold conditions are likely Wednesday and Thursday with highs of 37 and 38 degr...More..

by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Donald Trump has defended missing memorial ceremony because of the rain

More than 2,000 USA troops are buried at Aisne-Marne American Cemetery, where Trump was meant to visit on Saturday. Some 60 world leaders gathered in Paris over the weekend to commemorate the 100th annivers...More..

The Queen Launches British Commemorations 100 Years After WW1
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

The Queen Launches British Commemorations 100 Years After WW1

Buildings and landmarks across the country have also been showing their support for the Scottish Poppy Appeal by lighting up red in the week running up to, and including, Remembrance Day . "The training of sol...More..

Unearthed, the cat-acombs set to boost Egypt pyramid selling
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Unearthed, the cat-acombs set to boost Egypt pyramid selling

As they were preparing the site to present the latest discoveries, archaeologists found the door of another tomb that remains sealed, Mostafa Waziri, secretary-general of Egypt's Supreme Council of Antiquitie...More..

An 'Honest Vote Count' Not Possible with 'Massively Infected' Ballots
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

An 'Honest Vote Count' Not Possible with 'Massively Infected' Ballots

The drama, which has included dueling lawsuits and unsubstantiated allegations of electoral fraud, has evoked memories of the state's 2000 presidential vote recount where the victor of the White House hung in...More..

Holding out slim hope as crews search for more fire dead
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Holding out slim hope as crews search for more fire dead

Firefighter Jose Corona sprays water as flames consume from the Camp Fire consume a home in Magalia. The death toll from the wildfire that incinerated Paradise and surrounding areas climbed to 29 - matc...More..

Democrats flip Arizona US Senate seat with Sinema victory
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Democrats flip Arizona US Senate seat with Sinema victory

Reps for Sinema say McSally would need to dominate the outstanding ballots in Maricopa to regain a lead, which is "not plausible", meaning Sinema's victory is inevitable: "Kyrsten will be declared the next U.S....More..

Trump, Putin absent for leaders’ symbolic walk in Paris rain
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Trump, Putin absent for leaders’ symbolic walk in Paris rain

Sitting several seats away was Russian President Vladimir Putin , who arrived at the ceremony separately as well. In another stark contrast with Trump, Macron went on to deliver a forceful speech against f...More..

Comic Book Legend Stan Lee Dead at 95
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Comic Book Legend Stan Lee Dead at 95

Here's a small sampling of the heartfelt tributes now flooding social media, as the Internet prepares to fly its flag at half-mast in honor of the late, great Stan Lee . DC also honored Lee by thanking him for...More..

North Korea hiding missile bases in remote areas
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

North Korea hiding missile bases in remote areas

In September , North Korean leader Kim Jong-un sent two tonnes of expensive pine mushrooms to Seoul as a gift for President Moon Jae-in, which were then shared among families living in South Korea that were s...More..

Arizona Democrat Senate Candidate Extends Lead
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Arizona Democrat Senate Candidate Extends Lead

Sinema pulled slightly ahead of McSally this week after roughly 127,000 votes in Maricopa County - the state's most populous county and home to Phoenix - were counted Thursday. The settlement came as Presi...More..