Ecuador Confirms It Has Cut Off Julian Assange's Internet Access

The news adds another layer of intrigue to a campaign which has been roiled by dramatic leaks and allegations of state-sponsored subversion. WikiLeaks tweeted , " Ecuador admits to "restricting" Assange communications over United States election"... More..

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Marco Rubio Warns GOP: Don't Talk About WikiLeaks
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Marco Rubio Warns GOP: Don't Talk About WikiLeaks

Sen. Marco Rubio advised his fellow Republicans on Wednesday not to use revelations in WikiLeaks as political ammo against Hillary Clinton and other Democrats. The Director of National Intelligence and the Ho...More..

Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump by six points
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump by six points

Yards away, Hillary Clinton supporters with blow-up - um cats - staged at the Erotic Heritage Museum. The latest such news involved communications between the Federal Bureau of Investigation and a senior Stat...More..

Super typhoon slams into northeastern Philippines
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Super typhoon slams into northeastern Philippines

Wednesday night local time (1500 UTC). The Category 5 storm may cause major damage to areas in its path, according to Accuweather . Some locations within the potentially affected areas have powered down the ...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Obama: Trump's rigged election claim 'whining before the game's even over'

That followed news that the State Department had asked Federal Bureau of Investigation officials to lower the classification of a sensitive email related to the attack on the U.S. At an evening rally in Green B...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Putin to Kremlin journalists: US is watching you

It could also be lots of other people. Putin was speaking in India after the summits of BRICS nations: Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa. Trump's comments October 17, on a conservative radio talk s...More..

Guptas claim to be 'delighted' at Gordhan court application
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Guptas claim to be 'delighted' at Gordhan court application

The Gupta family lawyers released a statement on behalf of Ajay Gupta and Oakbay Investments, saying that lawyers for the Guptas and Oakbay are considering Gordhan's application and it will be "dealt with...More..

Obama says Trump 'wrong' on Russian Federation and Putin
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Obama says Trump 'wrong' on Russian Federation and Putin

That's no shock: Russia seems to be actively helping his campaign, with Russian-backed hackers releasing troves of stolen sensitive personal communications between Clinton staffers. Trump also said in the int...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

UNESCO recognizes East Jerusalem as Palestinian. Vote infuriated Israel

Israel suspended ties with UNESCO Friday after a draft of the resolution was approved last week and was critical of its passing Tuesday. UNESCO's draft resolution , entitled "Occupied Palestine", strongly...More..

NZ provides aid as fight to free Mosul from IS continues
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

NZ provides aid as fight to free Mosul from IS continues

The offensive was carried out by a coalition of about 30,000 Iraqi security personnel, Kurdish Peshmerga fighters, Sunni Arab tribesmen, and Shiite paramilitary forces. The advancing forces were still between...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Clinton camp considered Tim Cook, Bill Gates for VP

Cook is named alongside other tech and business figures including: Mary Barra, Michael Bloomberg, Ursula Burns, Bill Gates, Melinda Gates, Muhtar Kent, Judith Rodin, and Howard Schultz. The email suggests the C...More..

by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

UKIP Leadership Favourite Steven Woolfe Conscious In Hospital After Altercation With MEP

After visiting him in hospital in Strasbourg, his colleague Nathan Gill said Mr Woolfe was in "good form" but keen to return home after being told he was being kept in for another 48 hours for observation. He s...More..

Refugees Face Terrible Conditions In Australia Centres
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Refugees Face Terrible Conditions In Australia Centres

Australian Federal Police Commissioner Andrew Colvin told the same Senate committee he was confident Nauru police had the capability and intent to properly investigate such incidents. One father, who told the p...More..

18 inmates killed in uprisings at two Brazilian prisons
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

18 inmates killed in uprisings at two Brazilian prisons

But he said authorities were surprised when the riots erupted on a day the prisoners had visitors. The hostages - mostly women - were released after special operations forces entered the prison at night. Th...More..

Turkish-backed Syrian opposition captures Dabiq from IS
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Turkish-backed Syrian opposition captures Dabiq from IS

Apart from Dabiq , the Islamic State is also expected to face a massive offensive against its most important stronghold in Iraq - the city of Mosul. According to the Turkish news agency Anadolu, rebel fighte...More..

Several injured in explosion at BASF facility in Germany
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Several injured in explosion at BASF facility in Germany

It remains unknown at present what triggered the blast and BASF said it could not comment what financial impact the explosion could have. "We hope to have the fire under control by this evening", Friedric...More..

by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Russian Federation encourages convergence, stronger business ties of BRICS economies

Chinese President Xi Jinping remains upbeat about the long-term prospects for the BRICS countries of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa despite a precarious global economy. India has been impressed...More..

Modi, Nadda condole Odisha hospital fire deaths
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Modi, Nadda condole Odisha hospital fire deaths

Bhubaneswar: A major fire broke out on Monday evening at Sum Hospital here in Khandagiri area. As many as 14 bodies of the victims were lying at Capital Hospital, a government hospital while eight critical p...More..

by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Nigeria 1st lady says she may not back husband's re-election

The Nigerian presidency is downplaying the shocking remarks made by the country's President Muhammadu Buhari that his wife belonged to his kitchen, his living room and the other room . Part of the interview wa...More..

by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Led coalition increases airstrikes on militant-held Mosul

Anadolu said the Turkish-trained forces would participate in the operation together with the Iraqi army and the peshmerga forces of the Kurdistan Regional Government in northern Iraq , with the latter launchin...More..

by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Russia slams 'unprecedented' US threats over cyber attacks

United States vice-President Joe Biden said on Friday that America would send a "message" to Russian President Vladimir Putin in response to the violation. "If you look into it, research all the previous elect...More..

Explosion kills six at funeral in Yemen's Marib: agency
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Explosion kills six at funeral in Yemen's Marib: agency

Over the past year, busy markets, weddings, schools, and hospitals have been bombed, resulting in hundreds of deaths and thousands of injuries. "An independent global investigation of this atrocity is needed as...More..

Kuwaiti parliament dissolves, setting stage for early poll
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Kuwaiti parliament dissolves, setting stage for early poll

Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad Al-Sabah's decree made no direct mention of the tensions, instead referring to "delicate regional developments" and "the dangers of security challenges". In this coming election, Kuwait ...More..

Liverpool legend praises Jurgen Klopp & Jordan Henderson for awards
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Liverpool legend praises Jurgen Klopp & Jordan Henderson for awards

Klopp, though, has no doubt Rooney remains a potent force despite a run of only one goal in 13 matches across all competitions this season. This all points to Klopp and to the Liverpool side that he can now...More..

Burn 'chitta' Ravan effigies with Badal's face: Capt to Congmen
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Burn 'chitta' Ravan effigies with Badal's face: Capt to Congmen

Despite Punjab Congress leaders claiming that nobody from the party was in touch with Sidhu for an alliance, Bains claimed Awaaz-e-Punjab was "in contact" with the party's high-command. The Congress leadership ...More..

Rockstar teases Red Dead reveal
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Rockstar teases Red Dead reveal

Are we looking at Red Dead Redemption 2 or a different game in the series? In April 2016, a map was leaked that was reported to be from this new Red Dead game. It's nearly like, I don't know, Rockstar is tr...More..

Russia says it could sell missile defense systems to Turkey
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Russia says it could sell missile defense systems to Turkey

He said Russian Federation would consider selling various missile defense systems to Turkey in case the latter wants them. The Russian fighter jet went down in the mountainous Jabal Turkmen area of the Syri...More..

Syria: US, Russia, regional powers hold talks on conflict
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Syria: US, Russia, regional powers hold talks on conflict

Ministers put a fearless face on the Lausanne meeting, which Kerry said was "exactly what we wanted" - a statement that testified mostly to low expectations. The talks came amid heightened urgency about the c...More..

by | Monday, October 17, 2016

BRICS: Narendra Modi terms Pakistan 'mothership' of terrorism

The BRICS countries stressed the UN's central role in coordinating multilateral approaches against terrorism. It nurtures a mindset. "We strongly condemn terrorism in all its forms and manifestations and stre...More..

Trump, escalating rhetoric, says Clinton
by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Trump, escalating rhetoric, says Clinton "has to go to jail"

You don't know, that would not be my first choice". "I am certain we tested a lot of things like that", he said in an email. He says you "can't automatically assume" the hacked emails are real. "This was a po...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Trump denounces latest accusations of groping, sexual assault

Zervos said Trump emerged 15 minutes later and started kissing her open-mouthed, while pulling her towards him. She quoted Trump as saying that "none of this ever took place" and calling her "a disgus...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

As Syria's war rages, US and Russia back at diplomatic table

However, officials from both countries said they are not expecting any major breakthrough in the talks. Kerry hosted Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and seven foreign ministers from the region - from I...More..

Rosneft, partners to invest around $12.9b in Essar Oil: CEO
by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Rosneft, partners to invest around $12.9b in Essar Oil: CEO

The monetisation of our stake in Essar Oil will help drive the next level of growth for our other businesses, " Essar Group chairman Shashi Ruia said. Trafigura handles most of the crude exported by Rosneft ...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

BRICS 2016: India, South Africs decide to strengthen cooperation in UNSC

Access to the hotel premises where the VVIPs are being hosted is out of bounds for the media. Asked about the scuffle, Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Vikas Swarup said: "There was an issue, but I d...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Russia, India sign defence deals worth Rs 43000 crore

Speaking to a select group of journalists, Chemezov said that if all goes well the system will start getting delivered to India in 2020. It can hit targets at a speed of 17,000 km per hour. In addition, the joi...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

BRICS Summit: Xi keeps NSG talk for another day

According to India's external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup, who briefed reporters after the meeting, Modi told that Xi that "no country was immune from terrorism" and therefore, this was "one issu...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Turkey-backed forces attack Islamic State stronghold in Syria

A Syrian Opposition commander in the Euphrates Shield operation said the attack on Dabiq had started on Saturday morning and the Observatory said the fighters backed by Turkish tanks and warplanes had begun the...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Saudi-led coalition blames Yemeni party for funeral bombing

The Joint Incidents Assessment Team (JIAT) said in the statement that the coalition's Air Operations Centre in Yemen also failed to obtain approval for the strike from commanders, a violation of protocol. The S...More..

Ethiopian PM says police do not use violence against protesters
by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Ethiopian PM says police do not use violence against protesters

A panel of seven United Nations experts called on Monday for an global investigation into the violence in Ethiopia, which rights groups say has killed about 500 people , a figure the government says is exagger...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Iraqi Kurdish Leader Says Preparations For Mosul Battle Are Finished

Capitol with remote-controlled planes. Both Dorrian and the US official stressed that ISIS' use of drones would not be a game-changer in the push to drive the militants from Mosul . France has about 500 troo...More..

Scotland Plans New Independence Referendum From UK Over Brexit
by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Scotland Plans New Independence Referendum From UK Over Brexit

Nearly two-thirds (62%) of Scots voted to Remain part of the European Union, and Ms Sturgeon told the Prime Minister: "Scotland didn't choose to be in this situation - your party put us here". "The differen...More..

German bomb suspect was in Syria two months ago
by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

German bomb suspect was in Syria two months ago

Jaber Albakr's death late Wednesday has likely deprived authorities of a key source of information about what extremist groups might be planning in Germany. The death in a prison of a Syrian refugee suspected o...More..

by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Pakistani army chief lashes out at India as tensions spike

The spokesman informed that during the last three months of Indian brutality, 1,500 Kashmiris had been injured while 60 had lost their eyesight. Prime Minister's Special Envoy on Jammu and Kashmir Mushahid Hu...More..

by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Hurricane Matthew Is Gone, But The Danger Isn't

The governor said National Guard troops have been sent to Princeville with high-water vehicles to ensure no one loots stores or homes. "I'm praying that is not going to be", McCrory said . The funding will a...More..

Don't link triple Talaq with uniform civil code: Venkaiah
by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Don't link triple Talaq with uniform civil code: Venkaiah

He said, the Centre wants to build consensus before considering a step forward. On Thursday the All India Muslim Personal Law Board said they would block any attempt to abolish Islamic family laws, which many...More..

by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

India trashes Pak media report on surgical strike

The News International cited a meeting between German authorities and Pakistan embassy officials and claimed that Jaishankar told Ney that the surgical attacks did not take place. India has cleared rejected as...More..

by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

BRICS to advance agenda for development, peace: PM

In August this year, S-400 was delivered to a surface-to-air missile (SAM) regiment in Crimea. Other analysts say India is in real need of the S-400's capabilities and therefore the imminent purchase makes fo...More..

by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Militant attack kills 12 Egyptian soldiers in Sinai

It was carried out using assault rifles and some heavier weapons, medical and security sources said. Apart from 15 militants and 12 soldiers killed, Samir saida number of terrorists and six security personnel...More..

Colombia's president extends cease-fire with FARC rebels
by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Colombia's president extends cease-fire with FARC rebels

Santos is now listening to proposals from those opposed to the peace deal led by hard-line senator and former president Alvaro Uribe to amend the accord. "In the military, in the guerrillas, there are young p...More..

Hillary Invokes 'Can Not Recall' Defense Another 20 Times
by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Hillary Invokes 'Can Not Recall' Defense Another 20 Times

Throughout her responses , Clinton repeatedly claims that it was her assumption that because it was her practice to send emails about departmental business to staff at their official government email addresses...More..