Pakistan, India exchange fresh fire in Kashmir

Gen. Asim Bajwa, as telling media at a forward command post on the Line of Control (LoC). India's attempts to shift the blame for the Uri attack on Pakistan and to try and take revenge were severely criticised. After the Army's surgical strike,... More..

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He said rebels could identify Lebanese and Iraqi militias by their flags. The Observatory said air strikes and shelling continued on Sunday and there was fierce fighting all along the front line which cuts th...More..

Overriding Saudi Arabia bill veto,
by | Monday, October 03, 2016

Overriding Saudi Arabia bill veto, "a mistake and risky precedent", warns Obama

A White House spokesman said the 97-1 vote to override in the Senate was the "most embarrassing" thing the Senate had done in decades. By passing JASTA and allowing 9/11 families to sue Saudi Arabia, the ...More..

Low turnout invalidates Hungary ballot on EU refugee quotas
by | Monday, October 03, 2016

Low turnout invalidates Hungary ballot on EU refugee quotas

Almost 95 percent of all ballots cast in Sunday's referendum rejected quotas set by the European Union requiring Hungary to accept a minimum number of refugees. "The question is phrased in such a way that i...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Pentagon: Sulfur-Mustard Blister Agent Used Against US Troops

If the White House approves the request, American personnel officially deployed to Iraq would increase from 4,400 to about 4,900. USA officials said President Obama has not yet received the military's plan....More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

India's Modi scraps planned visit to Pakistan for regional summit

Attorney General Ashtar Ausaf Ali-led Pakistani delegation met senior World Bank officials at its headquarters in Washington to discuss Pakistan's recent request for arbitration under Article IX of the Indus W...More..

India unwilling to address historical disputes like Kashmir, says Pakistan
by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

India unwilling to address historical disputes like Kashmir, says Pakistan

Not only the Pakistani media but the opposition also reacted sharply to PM Modi's speech. There is anger among people of the country after the killing of 18 armymen in Uri attack. "But the truth is if Pakistan ...More..

Philippines relationship is 'ironclad'
by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Philippines relationship is 'ironclad'

Carter headed to Hawaii after the speech to host a meeting with defense ministers of Asian and Pacific countries. The US rebalance towards Asia - or "pivot", as it is sometimes called - has been a cornerstone...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Former Miss Universe is 'disgusting'

In 1997, as her term was winding down, she told the Washington Post that when she was crowned, " I was anorexic and bulimic , but nearly all of us are". The insane conspiracy theory. He went on an early-morni...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Dutch probe: Missile brought from Russian Federation downed Malaysia Airline plane over Ukraine

Earlier this week, the Russian military said newly found data from radar in southern Russia showed that the missile that downed Flight 17 did not originate in rebel-controlled territory. Russian Federation and ...More..

by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Syrian official promises Aleppo ground offensive

In this photo provided by the Syria Civil Defense White Helmets, rescue workers respond following an airstrike in the al-Sakhour neighborhood of a rebel-held part of eastern Aleppo, Syria, Sept. United Nation...More..

by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Colombian rebels sign historic peace accord with government

Following the formal signature of the peace deal, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon spoke first, thanking the work of guarantor countries Cuba and Norway during the two years of negotiations in Havana, as well...More..

by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Clegg: Liam Fox's view of trade outside European Union is 'fantasy'

Concerns over immigration were a key issue in the European Union referendum, and May has been clear that she will seek some control over new arrivals. He added: " Theresa May has had the misfortune of taking o...More..

Adnan Sami in hot water after tweet on India LoC episode
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Adnan Sami in hot water after tweet on India LoC episode

Reports of the arrest came hours after India claimed to have carried out surgical strikes on "terror launch pads along the LoC". This in anticipation that a possible terror strike may not be limited to the b...More..

by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Syria army declares 'end' of the ceasefire

He said the U.S.is prepared to extend the cease-fire, "while working to strengthen it and expand deliveries of assistance". U.S. airstrikes at the Syrian army lead to the conclusion that Washington defends th...More..

by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Citing Hitler, Philippine President Says He'd Happily 'Slaughter' Country's Addicts

Since the vote, more than 3,000 suspected drug dealers and users have been killed and almost 700,000 others have surrendered in his crackdown. And he's looking at a certain historical figure who also made a nam...More..

Miss Universe dubbed 'Miss Piggy' by Trump a topic at debate
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Miss Universe dubbed 'Miss Piggy' by Trump a topic at debate

Towards the end of Monday night's first presidential debate, Hillary Clinton called out Donald Trump on his treatment of women. Her name was highlighted on the world stage when Mrs Clinton said "one of the ...More..

by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

French jets in action as Mosul offensive force readies

The offensive marks the third anti-terrorist operation in which the Charles de Gaulle has taken part since February 2015. The spokesman also added that the airstrikes against targets in Mosul , Daesh's last ...More..

White House: Congress has 'buyer's remorse' after overriding Obama veto
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

White House: Congress has 'buyer's remorse' after overriding Obama veto

A Saudi foreign ministry source on Thursday called on the US Congress "to take the necessary measures to counter the disastrous and unsafe consequences" of the law. Senior national security officials also argue...More..

Rajnath Singh meets CISF, NSG chiefs to review situation
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Rajnath Singh meets CISF, NSG chiefs to review situation

In the wake of the Army's surgical strikes along the LoC on late Wednesday night, the Central government on Thursday called an all-party meeting to brief leaders about the attacks and other related developments...More..

by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Supreme Court To Hear Case That Could Settle Washington Redskins Naming Battle

That was last year's 5-4 decision in which Justice Clarence Thomas joined the court's four liberals in upholding a decision by the state of Texas to refuse an application by the Sons of the Confederate Vetera...More..

Why families of 9/11 victims feel betrayed by Obama
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Why families of 9/11 victims feel betrayed by Obama

Last month, some 64 members of the House of Representatives signed a letter calling on the United States president to postpone the sale of over 130 Abrams battle tanks, 20 armored recovery vehicles and other ...More..

by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Gabon high court upholds incumbent leader's victory

Opposition candidate Jean Ping vowed to not back down from his pursuit of the presidency hours after the constitutional court upheld the victory of incumbent President Ali Bongo Ondimba , whose family has bee...More..

We Need More Troops In Iraq — US Military
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

We Need More Troops In Iraq — US Military

Media reports earlier said the Pentagon was seeking to send another 500 troops to Iraq ahead of the Mosul offensive. U.S. and Iraqi officials say the push on Mosul could begin in October. Al Jazeera quoted ...More..

by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

China investigating North Korean bank, report says

North Korean men and women wave flags and cheer as they watch a military parachuting demonstration. If it's not quite diplomacy, it sometimes gets pretty close. That depends on who you ask. Japanese visits ...More..

Girl weeps over police shootings at tense Charlotte meeting
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Girl weeps over police shootings at tense Charlotte meeting

We shouldn't have tears. "All we want is just to have our equal rights and we want to be treated the same way as other people ", Zianna said in an interview after school the next day. Following the shootin...More..

Indian PM Narendra Modi threatens Pakistan
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Indian PM Narendra Modi threatens Pakistan

In a blistering attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Uri terror attack, Bahujan Samajwadi Party leader Mayawati said on Sunday that rather than lecturing Pakistan on poverty and unemployment, BJP gov...More..

by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Washington Heights Native Lin-Manuel Miranda to Host 'Saturday Night Live'

Tickets are going for astronomical amounts for the musical, but tuning into " SNL " is free. Following the concert, Miranda tweeted a memory from 9th grade, when he attended a Weird Al concert with some fri...More..

Missile that downed MH17 came from Russian Federation: joint investigation team
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Missile that downed MH17 came from Russian Federation: joint investigation team

The Russian government had challenged the earlier findings, with the makers of Buk missile systems, Almaz-Antey, saying that experiments proved that one of its missiles could not have been launched from areas...More..

by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Obama says Trump should visit to new African-American museum

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has praised aggressive police tactics and condemned attacks on officers amid criticism of his plan to use "stop-and-frisk " tactics to reduce crime, in a speech fo...More..

by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Saudi Energy Minister Dashes Hopes for OPEC Deal in Algeria

Saudis, Iran dash hopes for OPEC oil deal in Algeria was posted in Business of TheNews International - https://www.thenews.com.pk on September 28, 2016 and was last updated on September 28, 2016. Floating ins...More..

Katju's comment on Bihar angers Nitish
by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Katju's comment on Bihar angers Nitish

Former Press Council chairman Justice Markandey Katju has sparked a fresh controversy with his sardonic remark against Bihar. "The state of Bihar may be lacking in resources but it did not give Katju a free han...More..

by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Police probing triple homicide search for missing teen

Jon Radus said. They found two men and a woman dead at the residence, and two younger girls, ages 6 and 9, were found unharmed. Officers found the bodies after a girl called the cops Saturday morning indicat...More..

Israeli consortium signs gas deal with Jordan
by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Israeli consortium signs gas deal with Jordan

The company also said that signing the deal with Noble Energy will enhance regional cooperation and will make Jordan part of the project of the EU and the Union for the Mediterranean to utilise the gas fields d...More..

by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Suspect in mall shooting charged with murder

He "is a legal, permanent resident of the United States", said Chris Cammock, lieutenant of the Mount Vernon Police Department. Sources initially said Cetin's ex-girlfriend use to work at the Macy's where the...More..

Two Turkish soldiers killed in PKK attack
by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Two Turkish soldiers killed in PKK attack

Thousands of rebels, soldiers and civilians have been killed. The blast targeted soldiers and village guards traveling on a highway, killing four soldiers and wounding six. Since then, more than 600 Turkish s...More..

Leicester City v FC Porto
by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Leicester City v FC Porto

Leicester City can take a huge step towards reaching the round of 16 in the Champions League with victory at home to Porto on Tuesday. "It probably helps having a game so soon, you have to focus on that, ra...More..

Lea Michele Talks Her Naked Cover and More On The Ellen Show
by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Lea Michele Talks Her Naked Cover and More On The Ellen Show

I'm doing good", she corrected with a laugh. "I have so many things that I want to do, and getting to play a darker role like this was obviously on my list". "Sorry Taylor, I love you!" she adds. I've never l...More..

by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Pentagon Seeks 500 More Ground Troops in Iraq for Mosul Invasion

The town's proximity to Iraqi supply lines reaching Qayyara airbase further north, which will be used as a logistics hub for the push on Mosul , lends it strategic importance. Iraqi forces have advanced swiftl...More..

Spain's Regional elections reaffirm Rajoy in Galicia
by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Spain's Regional elections reaffirm Rajoy in Galicia

Parliament has until Oct 31 to produce a government or face an unprecedented third general election. While Feijoo was able to comfortably defend his majority in Galicia, the PSOE lost 4 seats in the region an...More..

Corbyn Urges Unity After Crushing Rival For UK Labour Party
by | Monday, September 26, 2016

Corbyn Urges Unity After Crushing Rival For UK Labour Party

Rather than merely introducing the first speaker as the agenda suggested, Harman took the opportunity to make a coded dig at Corbyn by doing a little opposition of her own. "This issue of the leadership is sett...More..

Putin's United Russia Party Wins Big In Election; Some Ballot-Stuffing Seen
by | Monday, September 26, 2016

Putin's United Russia Party Wins Big In Election; Some Ballot-Stuffing Seen

While they may get some seats in individual constituencies, liberal opposition parties are unlikely to pass the 5% threshold needed for party-list representation. However, statisticians argue that United Russi...More..

Dolphins' Foster ruled out against Browns with groin injury
by | Monday, September 26, 2016

Dolphins' Foster ruled out against Browns with groin injury

Kessler , Cleveland's third-round rookie, is getting the nod while Josh McCown and Robert Griffin III nurse their respective shoulder injuries. Read on for our staff predictions for the matchup. Landry led t...More..

Clinton returns to campaign trail for 1st time since revealing pneumonia diagnosis
by | Monday, September 26, 2016

Clinton returns to campaign trail for 1st time since revealing pneumonia diagnosis

Bardack also said that Clinton was "up to date" on her vaccinations and has normal mammogram and breast ultrasound. She "will focus on what has been at the core of who Hillary Clinton is as a person and the...More..

5 shot, 1 dead, after fight at Illinois campus party
by | Monday, September 26, 2016

5 shot, 1 dead, after fight at Illinois campus party

The victims were taken to hospitals nearby and sustained minor and non-critical injuries. In the event of a campus emergency, Illini-Alert sends email and text messages, posts to Facebook and Twitter and trig...More..

by | Sunday, September 25, 2016

India claims diplomatic victory over Pakistan in UN

He said that Pakistan too has been a victim of terrorism and made a plea for encouraging tolerance. And that it's high time that now India changes its approach to deal with Pakistan. Sharif had spoken at leng...More..

by | Sunday, September 25, 2016

International gathering again puts Syria no closer to peace

A SARC warehouse was also hit, United Nations spokesman Stephane Dujarric said. He said USA and Russian officials were meeting in Geneva to try to sort out aid deliveries to Aleppo and other besieged commun...More..

USA decides: Trump vs Clinton - Grobe's view
by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

USA decides: Trump vs Clinton - Grobe's view

Podesta told the WSJ . She added, "I know how to do this". "If it's fair, if it's unfair". "But that's because it's not a detail for you, it's a big deal, and it should be a big deal to your president", she ...More..

Suspects remain at-large following Gwinnett home invasion shooting
by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Suspects remain at-large following Gwinnett home invasion shooting

The woman got her gun and went to investigate the sounds. He was identified as a 28-year-old Atlanta resident. The entire incident was captured on closed-circuit cameras installed inside the house. According ...More..

by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Gabon's Constitutional Court to Issue ruling

Now they're threatening to arrest Ping if he disagrees with the court's results and protests in the capital of Libreville turn violent again. The court's decision is likely to cause unrest in this oil-rich ce...More..