`No deal in the desert,` European Union says of Brexit breakthrough in Egypt

The summit, which will be co-chaired by Egypt's President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi and the EU's President, Donald Tusk, will be held under the theme, "Investing in Stability". The two regions are already major trade and investment partners. Leaders wil... More..

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Cargo jet with three on board crashes near Houston airport
by | Sunday, February 24, 2019

Cargo jet with three on board crashes near Houston airport

There are no survivors in the deadly crash, according to the Chambers County Sheriff's Office. During its approach to George Bush , the 767 lost radio and radar contract with air traffic controllers Saturday a...More..

United States peacekeepers will remain in Syria
by | Sunday, February 24, 2019

United States peacekeepers will remain in Syria

Trump tweeted on Saturday that "the Caliphate is ready to fall" and reaffirmed his decision to withdraw troops from Syria after a complete defeat of the IS. Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., applauded Trump's new de...More..

More civilians leave last IS-held pocket in eastern Syria
by | Sunday, February 24, 2019

More civilians leave last IS-held pocket in eastern Syria

Asked by an Associated Press team what the situation was like inside the village, he replied: "Not good". An SDF spokesman, Adnan Afrin, said more than 2,000 people were estimated to still be inside the pocke...More..

North Korea confirms leader on train to summit
by | Sunday, February 24, 2019

North Korea confirms leader on train to summit

President Trump will try to coax North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un into shutting down his country's main nuclear facility at their second summit meeting this week in Vietnam . North Korea's state media has...More..

by | Sunday, February 24, 2019

NTSB to investigate cargo jet crash in Texas; 3 dead

Lunsford said the plane - operated by Atlas Air - was en route to Houston's George Bush International Airport. The FAA said in a statement that the National Transportation Safety Board would be invest...More..

Nigeria counting votes in presidential election dogged by delays
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Nigeria counting votes in presidential election dogged by delays

Polls open at 0700 GMT, with President Muhammadu Buhari , a former army general who has vowed to defeat the jihadists, seeking a second term. Our security agencies have worked diligently to ensure that adequat...More..

Venezuelan soldiers kill two in clash over aid on Brazilian border
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Venezuelan soldiers kill two in clash over aid on Brazilian border

Humanitarian aid has become a key focus of the power struggle between Maduro and Guaido, who has been recognized as interim leader by more than 50 countries. As head of the opposition-led National Assembly, G...More..

President Macron tells Jewish leaders France will adopt IHRA definition
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

President Macron tells Jewish leaders France will adopt IHRA definition

Israel's President Reuven Rivlin, meanwhile, penned a letter to Macron thanking him for his visit to the desecrated graves and for his "serious commitment" to opposing anti-Semitism. Several officials have accu...More..

Country Liquor Kills 22 tea garden workers in Golaghat
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Country Liquor Kills 22 tea garden workers in Golaghat

The victims, many of them women, worked at local tea estates in the Golaghat district. Several others are admitted in hospitals and are believed to be in critical condition. According to health department repor...More..

Woman dies after Michelin-starred meal
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Woman dies after Michelin-starred meal

A woman has died after eating a dish containing morchella mushrooms at RiFF restaurant in Spain. Her husband and 12-year-old son also suffered from food poisoning . An inspection of the restaurant on Februar...More..

Gantz and Lapid form joint Knesset list
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Gantz and Lapid form joint Knesset list

Such an alliance could be crucial to the two parties' survival: opinion polls have shown that Jewish Home and Jewish Power might not garner enough votes on their own to win even a single seat in the Knesset. ...More..

Trump Taps Kelly Craft for US Ambassador to UN
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Trump Taps Kelly Craft for US Ambassador to UN

Kelly Knight Craft testifies during her confirmation hearing to be US ambassador to Canada during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, June 20, 2017, in Washington . "Ambassador Kel...More..

California Couple Pleads Guilty To Caging Kids Among Other Abuses
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

California Couple Pleads Guilty To Caging Kids Among Other Abuses

Hestrin said he had met with all the children and was impressed by the resiliency they had shown. The tortured children suffered cognitive impairment, nerve damage and other results of prolonged physical abus...More..

LGBT Mag Publishes Op-Ed Slamming Trump's Effort To Decriminalize Homosexuality Worldwide
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

LGBT Mag Publishes Op-Ed Slamming Trump's Effort To Decriminalize Homosexuality Worldwide

The campaign is being led by U.S. Ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell , an openly gay official in the Trump administration . "Yes, this is the same magazine I worked for as Editor-at-Large before they f...More..

Clashes at Venezuelan border as Maduro withholds humanitarian aid
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Clashes at Venezuelan border as Maduro withholds humanitarian aid

Venezuela's Information Ministry did not immediately reply to a request for comment. Mr Maduro promised a rival concert on the other side of the bridge, and was reportedly offering $7 million to artists to pe...More..

Amid Reports Of Attacks, Centre Asks States To Ensure Safety Of Kashmiris
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Amid Reports Of Attacks, Centre Asks States To Ensure Safety Of Kashmiris

The Supreme Court on Friday issued notices to the Central government and 11 states, seeking a response on plea over intervention to prevent alleged attacks on Kashmiri students in the aftermath of the Pulw...More..

Trump urges US telecommunications companies to step up 5G systems
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Trump urges US telecommunications companies to step up 5G systems

But he said the USA should "win through competition, not by blocking out now more advanced technologies". Despite the lack of basis behind some comments of the President, this isn't a bad idea, after all, mor...More..

Shamima Begum: IS teenager's family challenge citizenship move
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Shamima Begum: IS teenager's family challenge citizenship move

Earlier this week, CNN affiliate ITV News reported that Begum's mother received a letter from the Home Office, informing her of an order to revoke her daughter's citizenship. In the letter - seen by the BBC - t...More..

Time's Up Chief Resigns After Son's Alleged Misconduct
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

Time's Up Chief Resigns After Son's Alleged Misconduct

Gellert also said that Bowden "brushed his erect but clothed penis" against her during the healing session. Borders, who previously led the WNBA, became the first leader of the Time's Up organization in Oct...More..

Pope Francis opens sex abuse summit, says world expecting ‘concrete measures’
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

Pope Francis opens sex abuse summit, says world expecting ‘concrete measures’

Founding member of the ECA (Ending Clergy Abuse), Peter Isely, during a twilight vigil prayer of the victims of sex abuse near Castel Sant'Angelo, in Rome. A list of 21 " reflection points " written by the pope...More..

Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman meets Chinese president, bags oil deal
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman meets Chinese president, bags oil deal

Like the UAE, Saudi Arabia is also contributing to India's strategic petroleum reserves, along with investing in the National Investment and Infrastructure Fund, taking a path to the Indian economy already ta...More..

Pro-Brexit MPs quit UK's Conservative party
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

Pro-Brexit MPs quit UK's Conservative party

These forces have been unleashed by Brexit and the bitter divisions over how and whether to leave Europe behind. Four Cabinet ministers were said to have confronted the Prime Minister yesterday and warned t...More..

Tortoise Thought to Be Extinct for 100 Years Rediscovered in Galapagos Island
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

Tortoise Thought to Be Extinct for 100 Years Rediscovered in Galapagos Island

Wildlife conservationists working on the Galapagos islands have located an adult female Fernandina Giant Tortoise, seen at the Galapagos National Park on Santa Cruz Island on Wednesday, Feb. The islands belong ...More..

Saudi prince sees $100B worth of investment opportunities in India
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

Saudi prince sees $100B worth of investment opportunities in India

The Saudi crown prince's visit has "given a new momentum to our age-old relationship", Modi said in a joint press conference after the meeting. The Crown Prince and Modi also condemned in the strongest terms ...More..

Roger Stone gagged after Instagram post
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

Roger Stone gagged after Instagram post

She imposed a full gagging order that prevents Stone making any statements about the case, including press releases, press conferences and social media posts, although he can still solicit donations to his pe...More..

World's largest bee, lost since 1981, rediscovered in the wild
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

World's largest bee, lost since 1981, rediscovered in the wild

He found six nests on the island of Bacan and other nearby islands, but the species was lost to science again that same year. But it wasn't until the last day that the team found a single female Wallace's gia...More..

Maduro shuts Venezuela's border with Brazil amid aid standoff
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Maduro shuts Venezuela's border with Brazil amid aid standoff

The Venezuelan military was ordered to enforce the travel ban in airspace and on the sea until further notice, Maduro said during a televised address from a military headquarters. "If Maduro stays in power or t...More..

Colorado man faces additional charges in fiancee’s death
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Colorado man faces additional charges in fiancee’s death

The grim details revealed in a Colorado courtroom Tuesday provided the first public account of what led prosecutors to charge Patrick Frazee with murder and other charges in the death of Kelsey Berreth . Fol...More..

Alabama woman who joined ISIS can’t return home, USA says
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Alabama woman who joined ISIS can’t return home, USA says

According to HotAir.com, Muthana is a US citizen and will likely return home. "I have instructed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo , and he fully agrees, not to allow Hoda Muthana back into the Country", Mr...More..