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Rohani Says Saudi Accusations Against Iran Distract From Riyadh's 'Failures'

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Saudi Arabia recently accused Iran of involvement in a missiles that was launched at Riyadh by Houthi militia who continue to receive sufficient backing from Iran. Tensions soared this month when Lebanon's Sunni Prime Minister Saad Hariri announced he was resigning on a visit to Riyadh , blaming the growing power of Iran and its ally Hizballah, which is part of Lebanon's ruling coalition. Read More »

Indira Gandhi Held Her Nose Here - PM Modi In Morbi

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The content of his addresses are slightly different, but in essence all his speeches are the same-attack the Congress for the survival of the BJP in Gujarat, where the party is facing anti-incumbency wave after its long rule of 22 years. "The Congress dislikes me because of my poor origins". The counting of votes will be on December 18. The PM is expected to run a high-pitch campaign in the last leg, playing on the Gujarat "asmita" (pride) and "vikas" (development) narrative. Read More »

India to provide naval facilities to Singapore

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This comes in the backdrop of China's increased aggression in South China Sea and the increased presence of Chinese Naval ships and submarines in the Indian Ocean. He also said that Singapore wants more activities in both the Strait of Malacca and Andaman Sea. "This is the reason why our air force trains with your air force". Read More »

Pentagon struggles to provide accurate numbers for deployed troops

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In Syria, there were 1,720 USA troops, more than three times the FML level the Pentagon repeated on Monday of 503. The figures reflect what the military calls the "force management level", set by the Obama Administration, which restricted the number of on-the-ground troops in the Middle East. Read More »

United Nations war crimes defendant claims to drink poison in court

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In the video the white-haired general can be seen downing a liquid, before lashing out at the War Crimes Tribunal. Bosnian Muslim Union veterans watch a television broadcast of the appeal trial in the Hague , Netherlands, for six Bosnian Croat senior wartime officials accused of war crimes against Muslims in Bosnia's 1992-1995 war, in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina November 29, 2017. Read More »

Instagram adds a way to remix photos for more wacky fun

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Once your friend drops you a photo in your DMs, you can edit and decorate it however way you like, be it with stickers, doodles, or sending it back with another photo of yourself. When you send a disappearing photo or video to a friend, you can now select "One View" to let your friends only see the message one. Instagram has not been shy about competing head-to-head with Snapchat, and a new update today continues that trend. Read More »

VA hospitals failed to report potentially unsafe physicians

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Of the 148 VA health care providers who required clinical reviews between October 2013 and March 2017, the hospitals were unable to provide documentation of reviews in almost half the cases. A report of this type, called a "focused professional practice evaluation (FPPE) for cause", is described in the report as a "prospective review of the provider's care over a specified period of time, during which the provider has the opportunity to demonstrate improvement in the specific area of concern". Read More »

UP district supervision slapped Rs 45 lakh fine on Maggi

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The move came after total ash content in samples of prominent noodle brands like Ching's (1.83 per cent), Hindustan Unilever's Knorr Soupy Noodles (1.89 per cent) and Foodles (2.37 per cent) from GSK Healthcare were higher than the permissible limit, district official Sanjay Singh at Barabanki had alleged. Read More »

Pence: Trump 'Actively Considering' Moving Israel Embassy To Jerusalem

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Wednesday's arrests came on the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, which is marked on November 29 each year to coincide with the anniversary of UN General Assembly Resolution 181. During his India visit, Palestinian President expressed hopes that New Delhi can play "a very important role" in resolving their dispute with Israel. Read More »

Somnath temple visit: Rahul Gandhi listed as non-Hindu visitor

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BJP should not bring down the political discourse to this level", Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala lashed out. Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday kicked off a two-day campaign tour in Gujarat with a visit to the Somnath temple. Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the first of four Gujarat rallies today in the crucial town of Morbi . I won't tell you who should you vote for. Read More »

China decries USA anti-dumping probes

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It is the first time in a quarter-century that the USA government has initiated such a probe that wasn't first initiated by the private sector. An MOC statement quoted ministry official Wang Hejun as saying "China is strongly discontent with the trade protectionism tendency shown in the USA move". Read More »

Baazigar co-star Vatsal Sheth

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The two met on the sets of Rishton Ka Saudagar... It is trusted the Ishita and Vatsal's romantic tale had a common Bollywood starting. However, her co-star Vatsal jumped in to save her. They have worked together in a TV show titled Rishton Ka Saudagar - Baazigar in 2016. Big names like Ajay Devgn , Kajol , Bobby Deol and Apoorva Lakhia attended the event. Read More »

Trump retweets anti-Muslim videos from far-right British party

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The third and final tweet claims to show a group of men killing a youngster and is titled: "Islamist mob pushes teenage boy off roof and beats him to death". Frasen was arrested in London by Irish police November 19 for "threatening, abusive or insulting words or behavior" displayed at a rally in Belfast, Ireland, in August. Read More »

Mother Allegedly Threw Newborn at Child's Father, Broke Baby's Skull

Doctors said the infant had a fracture to his right temporal bone. The mum reportedly yelled "take your f****** son". She has been arrested on the charge of cruelty to a juvenile. Reports also stated the infant's body was found in a garbage bag, which was placed in a crawlspace beneath a porch at the back of the house. According to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office , the incident took place on Thanksgiving when Riot and her boyfriend, the infant's father, were engaged in a heated ... Read More »

Saudi prince arrested on corruption charges released

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The release comes after Saudi authorities said the majority of those held had agreed to pay back some of the money they had gained illegally, in exchange for their freedom. Royal family members and acquaintances of Miteb had earlier posted messages on social media suggesting that the prince was at his home in Riyadh , but did not say how his release had come about. Read More »

Al Franken "Embarrassed" After Misconduct Claims, Promises to "Be Accountable"

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Monday's mea culpa was Franken's first address to the national media. He told MPR's Cathy Wurzer that the experience has been "embarrassing" and "difficult". "I'm going to try and learn from my mistakes", he said, vowing to be "much more sensitive" in his dealings with women. I know I'm not going to regain their trust immediately. Read More »

Victoria becomes Australia's first state to legalise euthanasia

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Among the changes, the scheme will now only be available to people doctors diagnose as having less than six months to live - half the original proposed time frame. Here is the government's list of the some of the amendments added to the legislation. Premier Daniel Andrews, who came to support euthanasia following the death of his father in 2016, praised colleagues, particularly Health Minister Jill Hennessy, for their work on the bill. Read More »

Reno Nevada on LOCKDOWN following reports of an 'elevated active shooter'

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Authorities say someone opened fire at a high-rise building of luxury condominiums in Reno, Nevada, but there are no reports of any injuries. Police on Tuesday took a suspect into custody in downtown Reno, Nevada after responding to reports of an active shooter, but there were no immediate reports of casualties. Read More »

Wentworth Falls rock slide: One dead, several injured in Blue Mountains

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Nine operational ambulances including Special Operations Team paramedics, two NSW Ambulance & Toll Rescue Helicopters and a road medical team are en route. Two patients appear to have sustained fractures and are trapped. After further signs of increasing instability the track was temporarily closed in September this year, following an assessment of overhead rock stability. Read More »

Trump 'considering' USA embassy Jerusalem move: VP

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US Vice President Mike Pence has said President Donald Trump is "actively considering" moving the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to the more controversial location of Jerusalem. "Seventy years ago, in this very room, in these very seats where you are sitting today, the dream of the Jewish people of 2,000 years came true", Danon said at the celebration. Read More »

Emotional senators pass same-sex marriage

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However, its move into the House of Representatives will need to wait until next week, because of the Turnbull government's decision to cancel this week's session. A flurry of tears and applause has greeted the Senate passage of a landmark bill legalising same-sex marriage. Senator Brandis said the alternative postal survey had been an enormous success for the Turnbull government. Read More »

Jesus banned from buses in DC, but gay hook-up ads allowed

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The lawsuit was filed against the Washington Metropolitan Transit Authority, regionally known as Metro , and its general manager, Paul Wiedefeld, in the U.S. "Although all of the campaign's distribution channels are helpful for spreading the Archdiocese's message, there is no medium that will reach the Archdiocese's broad audience as consistently or effectively as bus advertising", the complaint reads. Read More »

FSU kicker jumped by fraternity members in 2016, report says

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The incident involving Aguayo came to light in relation to a public records request seeking information on the fraternity since the death of Andrew Coffey on November 3. Since January 2015, TPD has responded to the fraternity house for several noise complaints stemming from large parties, a report of an ATM stolen from inside the two-story building and a report of a small fire. Read More »

Libyan cleared of most serious charges in Benghazi attack

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The jury acquitted him of the most serious charges he faced. Prosecutors accused Abu Khattala of leading a rampage aimed at killing personnel and plundering maps and other property from the US mission in Benghazi. Prosecutors acknowledged they lacked evidence to show Khattala personally fired any gunshots, but argued he orchestrated the violence out of his hatred for USA freedoms and his suspicion that Americans were operating a spy base in Benghazi. Read More »

Family to sue Air Force over Sutherland Springs church shooting

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In the immediate aftermath of the mass shooting, the Department of Defense determined that Kelley's 2012 court-martial conviction for beating his wife and infant son should have disqualified him from purchasing firearms, but he was not reported to the Federal Bureau of Investigation for inclusion in the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS ), the database for firearms-related background checks for private dealers and state outlets. Read More »

New York Terror Attack Suspect Sayfullo Saipov Pleads Not Guilty

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Saipov's next court appearance is January 23. His federal defender, David Patton, entered the not guilty plea on Saipov's behalf. Saipov was shot by a police officer after his truck hit a school bus. Authorities say Islamic State group propaganda was found on his cellphones. The crashed vehicle used to kill eight people on a NY cycle lane. Saipov, while hospitalized from his injuries, asked to hang an Islamic State flag in his hospital room, according to a criminal complaint filed ... Read More »

Tampa police questioning person in connection with shootings

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Tampa police are investigating an incident in Ybor City that may be connected to a recent string of killings in the city. "We have to be very careful about what we release because this person might be completely innocent", said Dugan, who met with reporters at Tampa Fire Rescue Station #4, south of the McDonald's. Read More »