Tuesday May 22-nd, 2018

Nawaz Sharif admits Pakistan's role in 26/11 Mumbai attacks Nawaz Sharif admits Pakistan's role in 26/11 Mumbai attacks

While speaking to Dawn , the tainted prime minister revealed that Pakistan could have prevented the terrorist attack in Mumbai which consumed the lives of more than 150 people. Nawaz Sharif reiterated his demand that the Chairman NAB should himself ...

Multiple Blasts Hit East Afghanistan City, at Least Six Killed Multiple Blasts Hit East Afghanistan City, at Least Six Killed

He said at least four attackers, armed with rocket propelled grenades and machine guns, still appeared to be fighting police. No one had claimed responsibility for the attack at the time of filing this report. The militant attack is the latest in a...

China's First Home-Built Aircraft Carrier Begins Sea Trials Off Liaoning China's First Home-Built Aircraft Carrier Begins Sea Trials Off Liaoning

The yet-to-be-christened warship set out at 7am local time from a dock at the Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company (DSIC) shipyard in China's Liaoning Province, according to local media reports. The new Chinese carrier can neither sale for longer...

Man and boy, 7, critically injured in plane crash in Offaly Man and boy, 7, critically injured in plane crash in Offaly

The young boy's father was one of 16 parachute jumpers who had exited the plane before the tragic crash. The pilot, believed to be from the United Kingdom, and a seven-year-old local boy were on board when the plane went down in bog land.

Iran Vows To Restart Nuclear Program On Industrial Scale Iran Vows To Restart Nuclear Program On Industrial Scale

We don't surrender", in streets festooned with anti-U.S. and anti-Israeli banners and posters. President Hassan Rouhani addresses the nation in a televised speech in Tehran, Iran. An Iranian rocket barrage on Israeli positions in the Golan Heights ...

Tessa Jowell, former Labour cabinet minister, dies aged 70 Tessa Jowell, former Labour cabinet minister, dies aged 70

She had a wide range of loyal friends, and partly as a effect, one of the most impressive contacts lists in Whitehall. "New adaptive trials can test many treatments at the same time", she said. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn praised her "huge achievem...

USAF C-130 returns without U.S. diplomat involved in Pakistani's death USAF C-130 returns without U.S. diplomat involved in Pakistani's death

The latest blow to relations came on Saturday, when Pakistani authorities banned a U.S. military attache from leaving as planned, Pakistan's The Nation and Express Tribune newspapers reported. "For the privacy and security of those involved, we c...

9 dead, 40 injured in Indonesian bombings 9 dead, 40 injured in Indonesian bombings

According to the representative of police of East Java by Frans Barunga mangery the first explosion took place in Surabaya, near the Catholic Church of St. He said two police officers were among a total of 40 wounded. The Islamic State (IS) group c...

Iran crossed a red line: Israel PM Iran crossed a red line: Israel PM

Syria blamed Israel for the Tuesday strikes that hit near the capital. "For the first time, Iran has the chance to show the world they are not the rogue nation they are always presented as, that they negotiated in good faith and keep to their com...

President Trump Promises to Lower Prescription Drug Prices President Trump Promises to Lower Prescription Drug Prices

The proposals also include banning the pharmacist "gag rule", which Trump said prevents druggists from telling customers about lower-cost options so they can save money, and speeding up the approval process for over-the-counter medications so patie...

Malaysia: date set for release of opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim Malaysia: date set for release of opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim

PKR vice-president Nurul Izzah was asked to comment on a Sinar Harian report which quoted her as saying that Anwar would be released today. Anwar's release will mark another chapter in his colourful and fraught relationship with Mahatir. Mahathir h...

Hunt for kidnapped Britons in Congo's Virunga reserve marred by murder Hunt for kidnapped Britons in Congo's Virunga reserve marred by murder

According to officials at the Congolese Institute for Nature Conservation (ICC), which is in charge of managing the park, the two tourists were kidnapped while returning to the city of Goma accompanied by park wardens. BBC Africa editor Will Ross sai...

Trump says Kim summit set for June 12 in Singapore Trump says Kim summit set for June 12 in Singapore

Kim Dong Chul, Kim Hak Song and Tony Kim were released Wednesday. Mr Trump's wife Melania was also there to greet the men, as was Mike Pence, the U.S. "Kim Jong-un reached a satisfactory consensus on the issues discussed with the USA state secretar...

USA vows to make North Korea rich USA vows to make North Korea rich

It said the North will invite journalists from the United States, South Korea, China, Russia and Britain to witness the dismantling process. Pompeo, who has just returned from Pyongyang, said he had "good" talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong-...

Leo makes history as Leinster clinch European Champions cup Leo makes history as Leinster clinch European Champions cup

On came Remi Tales but at least they could console themselves with Teddy Iribaren kicking them 3-0 ahead. Leinster have never lost a European final and they managed to maintain that proud record with Nacewa's late contribution ensuring that the...

Macron firm after Paris stabbing claimed by IS Macron firm after Paris stabbing claimed by IS

The Paris prosecutor arrived at the site of the attack, on rue Monsigny, near many bars and theaters as well as the opera. "A person attacked five people in the second district of Paris". France has been repeatedly targeted by IS and experienced mu...

Rain in weather forecast Rain in weather forecast

Today - A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2 p.m. Saturday night: A 50 percent chance of showers, low around 46. Showers and thunderstorms that began early Friday morning are expected to continue until Sunday morni...

Russian Federation backs off Syria S-300 missile supplies after Netanyahu visit Russian Federation backs off Syria S-300 missile supplies after Netanyahu visit

Belarusssian S-300 mobile missile launching systems drive through a military parade during celebrations marking Independence Day in Minsk on July 3, 2013. "But we did say after the [Western] strikes [on Syria] that of course Russian Federation reserv...

Chief of Staff Kelly: Trump 'Embarrassed' by Russia Probe Chief of Staff Kelly: Trump 'Embarrassed' by Russia Probe

The possibility of Kelly's departure has been floated for months, particularly after the saga involving former White House aide Rob Porter , who was accused of abusing his ex-wives. "They're not criminals. They're not MS-13", he said. 'They don't ...

Former CIA officer indicted for conspiracy to commit espionage Former CIA officer indicted for conspiracy to commit espionage

Tuesday's announcement said Lee left Hong Kong with his family in 2012 and stopped at hotels in Hawaii and Virginia as he returned to the U.S. to live in northern Virginia. was "one of the most devastating intelligence setbacks for the agency in rece...

Here's What The Critics Are Saying About Alia Bhatt's 'Raazi' Here's What The Critics Are Saying About Alia Bhatt's 'Raazi'

And who better than his own daughter Sehmat! With multiple shades to her character of a daughter, wife and a spy, Alia's Sehmat has been commissioned with the task of sourcing information from the Pakistani army and transferring it to Indian Forces.

Putin, Merkel back Iran deal Putin, Merkel back Iran deal

Russian President Vladimir Putin has spoken with Germany's Angela Merkel and Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan in a bid to keep the Iran nuclear deal alive after the USA decision to withdraw, the Kremlin said yesterday. But as a factor of the incre...

Pound v USA dollar: BoE rate decision prompts GBP to plunge Pound v USA dollar: BoE rate decision prompts GBP to plunge

The Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate has started to recover today, following a sharp drop when the Bank of England (BoE) froze United Kingdom interest rates. The Bank of England (BoE) has downgraded its predictions for inflation and eco...

Palestinian killed during protests at Gaza-Israel border Palestinian killed during protests at Gaza-Israel border

On Thursday in Gaza, Hamas leader Yehya Al-Sinwar described the protests as peaceful, and said: "We hope these incidents will pass without a large number of martyrs and wounded, and the occupation forces must restrain themselves". The American Admi...

USA and UAE sanction entities connected to Iran's Revolutionary Guard USA and UAE sanction entities connected to Iran's Revolutionary Guard

The latest move by Treasury, which was taken in cooperation with the UAE, follows the president's announcement Tuesday that the USA will no longer be party to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), more commonly known as the Iran nuclear d...

Putin, Erdogan Agree Trump Was 'Wrong' on Iran Nuclear Deal Putin, Erdogan Agree Trump Was 'Wrong' on Iran Nuclear Deal

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was speaking with his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani over the phone, said the sources on condition of anonymity due to restrictions on talking to the media. In a phone call, the Turkish leader also told Rouhan...

Michelle Wolf Cracks More Jokes About The 'White House Correspondents' Dinner' Michelle Wolf Cracks More Jokes About The 'White House Correspondents' Dinner'

Like numerous comics who have appeared at the event before her, Wolf's performance in Washington drew mixed reviews. 'I have to say I'm a little star-struck, I loved you as Aunt Lydia in A Handmaid's Tale. on NBC . "I complimented her eye makeup a...

Mosque attack: 'Stay calm,' Muslim leader pleads Mosque attack: 'Stay calm,' Muslim leader pleads

The other victims were in critical condition after the attack in the eastern town of Verulam, just north of the city of Durban, South Africa's state broadcaster SABC reported. "He told us that the attackers said the mosque was brainwashing people",...

PM: If Syria hits us, we will hit it back PM: If Syria hits us, we will hit it back

Iran has vowed to retaliate for repeated Israeli airstrikes targeting its forces in Syria . An Israeli soldiers stands on Mount Bental in the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights on May 10. None of the Israeli fighters suffered any damage despite anti...

Fresh US sanctions on Iran unlikely to affect India

India will face challenges on multiple fronts, from energy supplies to connectivity projects, following US President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the landmark Iran nuclear deal. Iran had struck the JCPoA (Joint Comprehensive Plan of Actio...

16:36US Withdrawal From Nuclear Deal to Strengthen Iran's Ties to Russian Federation 16:36US Withdrawal From Nuclear Deal to Strengthen Iran's Ties to Russian Federation

Foreign Minister Taro Kono has reiterated Japan's support for the Iran nuclear agreement. Lavrov said it was crucial that any new US sanctions on Iran did not scuttle the hard-won deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

Seven feared dead in 'mass tragedy' in Western Australia Seven feared dead in 'mass tragedy' in Western Australia

Dawson said firearms were also found at the scene. SEVEN people have reportedly been found dead following what police are calling a "mass tragedy" at a home in Western Australia. He called it a "horrific" and "devastating tragedy" which would have a ...

UK: Gov't apologizes for treatment of Libyan national UK: Gov't apologizes for treatment of Libyan national

In an earlier statement, he argued Britain had "set an example for other nations to follow". In letter sent to then-prime minister David Cameron in 2013, Mr Belhaj said: Various media reports I have seen suggest that our motive for bringing this ca...

'This is taking a long time': David Goodall's last words revealed 'This is taking a long time': David Goodall's last words revealed

In Switzerland after the procedure of euthanasia died 104-year-old Australian ecologist David Goodall , according to CNN . He died at the moment the song concluded, said Exit International - a campaign group that helped Dr Goodall travel to t...

Trump to press Kim for irreversible denuclearisation of Korean Peninsula Trump to press Kim for irreversible denuclearisation of Korean Peninsula

On the conversation, Trump said, "I just spoke to President Moon and explained what was taking place with respect to the three gentlemen", in reference to the release of three Korean-Americans detained by the North. The tweet came hours after Mr. T...

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