Egypt, Israel conduct first high level meeting in decade

Sameh Shoukry's trip to Jerusalem Sunday is the first such visit since 2007. "Egypt remains ready to contribute toward achieving this goal". The latest round of peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians ended in April 2014 without results. More..

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France Latest: ID found in truck used in Bastille Day attack
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

France Latest: ID found in truck used in Bastille Day attack

Reports say the driver fired shots. Estrosi said the truck was drivien by someone who appeared to have "completely premeditated behavior". Officers reportedly found guns and grenades inside the truck. ...More..

The Wall Street Journal: Eurozone finance ministers warn of Brexit hitting growth
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: Eurozone finance ministers warn of Brexit hitting growth

Davis, who was beaten by Cameron in a 2005 party leadership contest, will take on the crucial role of defending Britain's economy from investment-withering uncertainty and covetous neighbours whilst unpicking o...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Nice attack: Assembly and Welsh Government flags at half-mast

Hollande announced he would extend France's state of emergency for three months in the wake of this latest attack and "step up" the government's action against Islamic State targets in Syria and Iraq. The singe...More..

Truck slams into Bastille Day crowd in Nice, killing at least 30
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Truck slams into Bastille Day crowd in Nice, killing at least 30

The lorry driver, Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, was shot dead by police after he swerved through the crowd, maximising casualties, and shot people for about 30 minutes. State Department spokesman John Kirby said e...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Egypt foreign minister to talk Mideast peace in rare visit to Israel

Sameh Shoukry's visit is the first visit for an Egyptian foreign minister to Tel Aviv since 2007, which aims to give a push to the Palestinian-Israeli peace process. Elie Podeh, a professor of Middle Eastern st...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Egypt FM calls for 2-state solution on Israel visit

It also follows Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's comments in May that there was a "real opportunity" for an Israeli-Palestinian deal that could lead to warmer ties between his country and Israel. Egypt...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Froome keeps the yellow jersey after dramatic tour stage

Uninjured but shaking his head in disbelief, Froome had no choice but to run uphill until - after a first bike proved too small - he could get a spare bike from his team auto to complete the stage. Porte and ...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

China vows 'decisive response' to South China Sea provocations

China claims almost all of the strategic sea - home to some of the world's most important shipping routes - and has steadily strengthened its toehold by converting reefs and sandbars into islands. The former la...More..

Newt Gingrich Says Donald Trump 'Not Trying' Yet
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Newt Gingrich Says Donald Trump 'Not Trying' Yet

Speaking at the Aspen Ideas Summit, Biden pointed Gingrich out in the crowd, asking loudly, "Newt, are you going to do it?" He also offered his take on what he called the "Trumpian phenomenon". "Nobody has sa...More..

Natured Prime Minister's Questions
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Natured Prime Minister's Questions

But as far as some Twitter users see it, the biggest story of the day was David Cameron's profession of love for Larry the cat. "I can't take Larry with me, he belongs to the house and the staff love him very m...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Truck seen being chased down Promenade des Anglais in Nice

Another government official said the driver of the truck also fired on the crowd before he was killed by police. An ID card found in the truck belonged to a 31-year-old man of French Tunisian descent. There...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Israel and Palestinians: Egypt FM urges two-state solution in rare visit

Shoukry's trip was the first official visit to Israel since 2007 and indicates the strong, if discreet, ties between Egypt and Israel. According to the Palestinian news outlet Ma'an, Egyptian sources said S...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Asia Markets Close Largely Up on Line Tokyo Debut

The company sold 35 million shares and also exercised a greenshoe option to sell an additional 5.25 million. "Our foremost priority is to continue defending our leadership in the markets where Line is the dom...More..

Philippines urges Beijing to 'respect' sea ruling
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Philippines urges Beijing to 'respect' sea ruling

China maintains that peace and stability in the South China Sea should be jointly upheld by China and Asean member states, said the whitepaper. China on Thursday warned of "decisive response" if any provoca...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Emotional services held for 3 officers slain in Dallas attack

Dallas PD officer Eddie Coffey, one of Ahrens' colleagues, said he met him at the Dallas Police Academy and said he was determined to be a Dallas police officer. The governor has defended the police, calli...More..

New UK cabinet best suited to deliver Brexit-lite
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

New UK cabinet best suited to deliver Brexit-lite

Referring to the recent referendum on European Union membership May said , "We are living through uncertain moments in our country's history". Mr Hammond will use his first morning in the job to meet Bank ...More..

Fifty Shades cast and crew safe after Nice attack
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Fifty Shades cast and crew safe after Nice attack

There is no word on whether or not production on Fifty Shades Darker will be postponed due to the attack. As far as I know everyone from our cast and crew is safe. Earlier, the producer of " Fifty Shades Dark...More..

The CDC Will Pay You For Your Zika-Infested Semen
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

The CDC Will Pay You For Your Zika-Infested Semen

This is the second time a state resident who traveled outside the continental USA has been infected with Zika. Professor Ferguson explained: "The current explosive epidemic will burn itself out due to a phe...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Israeli PM accepts Egyptian offer to host summit with PA President

Shoukry would hold talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, focusing on reviving the peace process with the Palestinians, Ahmad Abu Zeid, spokesperson of the Egyptian foreign ministry, said in a st...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Labour leadership contender says Britain should vote again on Brexit

His opponents in the party, who want him gone as leader, had argued that under party rules he needed to be nominated by 51 Labour MPs and MEPs to stand again. Last year, shortly after Corbyn won an overwhel...More..

Netanyahu Meets with Egyptian FM to Revitalize Peace Talks
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Netanyahu Meets with Egyptian FM to Revitalize Peace Talks

Israel has allowed Egypt to deploy troops exceeding the numbers stipulated by the peace agreement and has carried out raids targeting militants active on Egyptian soil, according to local press reports. Prime M...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Tim Tebow: Speaking slot at Trump convention 'a rumor'

In one showdown, the rules committee voted 86-23 to reject an effort by conservatives to eliminate the RNC's ability to change party rules in years between national conventions. "I hope whoever our nominee is t...More..

Zakir Naik rejects terror charges,claims videos are tampered
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Zakir Naik rejects terror charges,claims videos are tampered

Why are you relying on a doctored clip, or an answer which is out of context? I am a messenger of peace. He began his address by condemning the recent attacks in Nice, where more than 80 people were killed af...More..

Trump (almost) ready to announce VP pick; Pence the favorite
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Trump (almost) ready to announce VP pick; Pence the favorite

Analysts say this could be a sign Pence is being saved for the VP speaking slot. Multiple reports earlier Thursday said Trump had picked Pence for the vice presidency, though Trump campaign aides have s...More..

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence emerges as Trump's likely running mate
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence emerges as Trump's likely running mate

Eastern Friday, as originally planned. I hope that he picks a good movement conservative. Mike Pence joins Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at a rally in Westfield, Ind., Tuesday, July 12, 2016....More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Owen Smith postpones leadership campaign launch after Nice attack

Rival Angela Eagle, former shadow business secretary, launched her bid earlier this week. Whether that ruling is ultimately good or bad for Corbyn remains to be seen, but unnamed Labour rebels have reportedly b...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

United Kingdom opposition leader Corbyn wins fight to defend position

The NEC vote went 18-14 in the Labour leader's favor following hours of talks. A Labour Party spokeswoman said it was an NEC decision to agree that voters had to be members for over six months to vote a...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Egypt foreign minister heads to Israel for rare visit

Greeting Shoukry on Sunday, Netanyahu repeated his call for Palestinians to resume direct negotiations with Israel, and welcomed Egypt's efforts to resolve that conflict and achieve "a broader peace in our regi...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

New PM May to hand out more cabinet jobs

Might's spokesperson said she had spoken by phone to European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker, discussing that Britain would not be triggering the exit procedure immediately. “I dont detect Theresa May...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Fed policymakers signal no rush to raise USA rates

However, the heightened uncertainty resulting from the vote might "amount to a persistent economic headwind" over time. The Fed next meets July 26-27 and is expected to leave the target for its short-term pol...More..

Meghan McCain: Gingrich Would Serve As Trump's
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Meghan McCain: Gingrich Would Serve As Trump's "Conscience" If Selected As VP

Gingrich appeared on Hannity's show after he flew to Indianapolis to meet with Trump on a private jet provided by the Fox News host, for which Hannity received criticism . In 2012, he competed for the Repu...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Mob sets ablaze house in which militant Burhan Wani was killed

Some US Congressmen and witnesses also suggested declaring Pakistan a state sponsor of terrorism and imposing economic sanctions if Islamabad did not eliminate the alleged terrorist safe havens on its territo...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Theresa May becomes United Kingdoms second woman Prime Minister

Theresa has been home secretary for the last 6 years - she's the longest serving politician in the role for more than 50 years. At 5.30pm, Buckingham palace announced that Queen Elizabeth II had accepted Da...More..

'Pokemon Go' Privacy Concerns: A Warning Call for the Enterprise?
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

'Pokemon Go' Privacy Concerns: A Warning Call for the Enterprise?

Does Pokemon Go also share users' information with investors in Pokemon Go ? Pokemon Go allows players to form up into teams, taking on Gyms and helping each other out in times of need. Tap on the ...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Baghdad Bombings: At Least 12 Dead

Elsewhere, a bomb went off at another outdoor market, this one in the town of Mahmoudiya, about 20 miles (30 kilometers) south of Baghdad , killing three shoppers and wounding 10 people, police said. Iraq has ...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Congress back in Arunachal as SC restores status quo ante

This Supreme Court decision, Mr. Sibal said , "is historic in every sense of the word, because never before in the history of this country has the Supreme Court restored the status quo ante , having struck ...More..

Assad claims he can retake all Syria in months
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Assad claims he can retake all Syria in months

The text of the agreement, first obtained by The Washington Post's Josh Rogin , proposes that Russian Federation and the USA expand their military coordination in Syria "to defeat Jabhat al-Nusra and Daesh [IS...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Thousands Gather to Mourn Three Slain Dallas Police Officers at Funeral Services

Lorne Ahrens all three slain in downtown Dallas Thursday by a sniper during a march to protest recent fatal shootings of black men in Minnesota and Louisiana by police. Police say they've arrested three suspe...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Labour Leadership Hopeful Owen Smith Promises New Brexit Vote If Elected

That excludes more than 100,000 who have joined since last month's European Union referendum, including many Corbyn supporters. Three-quarters of Labour MPs backed a vote of no confidence in Corbyn on Jun...More..

Starbucks And McDonald's To Become Sponsored PokeStops In Pokemon Go
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Starbucks And McDonald's To Become Sponsored PokeStops In Pokemon Go

Japanese gaming giant Nintendo soared again on Thursday (Jul 14), taking a week-long rally to 75 per cent as investors ride the coattails of the Pokemon Go phenomenon sweeping the planet. You can see in all ...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Mickelson ties record with 63, takes British Open lead

Royal Troon is a tale of two nines. Phil Mickelson made the most of the calm conditions today as he stormed to an eight under-par outright lead with an opening round 63. "So it kind of allowed me to be a litt...More..

Auto bombing in Baghdad Shiite district kills 11 people
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Auto bombing in Baghdad Shiite district kills 11 people

At least 12 people have been killed in three bombings in Baghdad - just over a week after an attack claimed more than 290 lives in the Iraqi capital. Maan didn't name the occasion, but the country is due to m...More..

Meet Boris Johnson, Britain's John Kerry. Or maybe not
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Meet Boris Johnson, Britain's John Kerry. Or maybe not

Theresa May began her first full day as British prime minister July 14 under pressure to implement Brexit, after stunning observers by picking gaffe-prone "Leave" campaigner Boris Johnson as her top diplomat. I...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Mike Pence the likely pick for Trump VP, reports say

Trump took notice of Pence during the IN primary, noting that the governor had high praise for him despite endorsing one of his rivals. Roll Call was among the first to report it had confirmed that Penc...More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Gingrich: Expects to hear from Trump soon

In an interview earlier in the day with Fox News , Trump said that he had narrowed the field down to "three, potentially four, but in my own mind, I probably am thinking about two". "I'm not a journalist, I'm ...More..

Brace yourselves...Pokemon Go is officially out now
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Brace yourselves...Pokemon Go is officially out now

The official Pokemon GO Twitter account has just sent out a tweet , announcing the app's official release in the United Kingdom for both the Apple iOS App Store and the Google Play store for Android....More..

by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Trump Approves Convention Lineup Of Politicians And Celebs

In addition, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, who the paper said is a very popular figure in New Hampshire, isn't on the list the Times obtained. Night 2: A focus on the economy: Mr. A number ...More..

by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

In Cleveland, Donald Trump's Republican foes eye convention rules fight

He also said Trump is more likely than Clinton to help pass the Republican House agenda. One factor working against the Trump opponents is that objecting delegates must be recognized by the convention...More..

by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Speakers lined up for Trump at RNC

Her onetime Democratic presidential rival Bernie Sanders was also at the lunch. He endorsed Clinton in New Hampshire on Tuesday. House of Representative Speaker Paul Ryan is leading the list of speakers from ...More..