Tuesday September 18-th, 2018

Man lynched in Rajasthan's Alwar on suspicion of smuggling cows Man lynched in Rajasthan's Alwar on suspicion of smuggling cows

The Rakbar Khan incident is reminiscent of a similar incident which took place over a year ago in the same district. Three of the attackers have since been arrested. The two were arrested Saturday while the third accused Naresh Chand, 25, was arres...

Indians Abroad Are Rashtradoots, Says PM Modi In Rwanda Indians Abroad Are Rashtradoots, Says PM Modi In Rwanda

Later in the day, Prime Minister Modi will visit the Genocide Memorial and participate in an event on " Girinka " (one cow per family), a national social protection scheme of Rwanda initiated by Kagame. He said China was looking to build "mutually be...

Was it legal for Michael Cohen to secretly tape Trump? Was it legal for Michael Cohen to secretly tape Trump?

Avenatti has been a nuisance for Cohen throughout his legal representation for Stormy Daniels , but he recently encountered Cohen and held an "extremely productive" chat with him a NY restaurant. Investigators are looking into whether Cohen violat...

Trump targets Comey, Brennan and other critics

After Trump gave credence to Putin's denial of meddling in the 2016 US election despite findings by the USA intelligence community, Brennan called the Republican president's remarks " nothing short of treasonous ". It's frankly more of a courtesy ...

Pompeo urged the world to exert pressure on North Korea Pompeo urged the world to exert pressure on North Korea

But according to a senior South Korean diplomat who spoke on condition of anonymity, China and Russian Federation, two of the five permanent members of the council, also raised the need to start discussing an easing of sanctions once there is progr...

Eritrea’s envoy for Ethiopia in peace deal Eritrea’s envoy for Ethiopia in peace deal

The visit of Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed to Washington later this month presents President Donald Trump with a chance to make his first meaningful diplomatic contribution in Africa, a continent that appears to rank dead last in his global pri...

Trump Reverses Course Again, Calling Russian Election Meddling a Hoax Trump Reverses Course Again, Calling Russian Election Meddling a Hoax

Last week, a federal grand jury charged 12 Russian intelligence officers with hacking Democratic computer networks in 2016, in the most detailed United States accusation yet that Moscow meddled in the presidential election to help Mr Trump .

Indian media, global establishment stands with Nawaz, says Imran Khan

Meanwhile, worldwide community expressed concern as the Pakistan Army is making all efforts to ease cricketer-turned politician and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan's path to power. It is to be noted that Nawaz and his daughter Maryam ...

Trump says 'very happy' with progress in North Korea talks Trump says 'very happy' with progress in North Korea talks

The regime also threatened to pull out of the planned reunion of families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War, set for late August, if Seoul continues to refuse to repatriate 12 North Korean restaurant workers who made their way into the South in 2...

Trump issues all-caps threat to Iran Trump issues all-caps threat to Iran

The saber-rattling began when Iranian President Hassan Rouhani cautioned Trump not to "play with the lion's tail," saying that conflict with Iran would trigger the "mother of all wars" - prompting the furious salvo from the USA leader.

Arroyo takes oath as new Speaker Arroyo takes oath as new Speaker

Exactly 182 lawmakers signed a manifesto supporting Arroyo as the new House Speaker, said Representatives John Bertiz and Lito Atienza. The session was briefly adjourned upon the motion of the Alvarez' allies. It has been more than half an hour sin...

Trump & Putin Helsinki Summit with Russian Expert William Taubman | Connecting Point Trump & Putin Helsinki Summit with Russian Expert William Taubman | Connecting Point

Coats had already been under scrutiny since he said he wished Trump had not met one-on-one with the Russian leader and expressed dismay that the president had publicly undermined USA intelligence agencies. Rubio pointed to congressional efforts o...

Nawaz Sharif suffering from chest pain; doctors warn of possible kidney failure Nawaz Sharif suffering from chest pain; doctors warn of possible kidney failure

A four-member medical committee has been formed by the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) on Monday to examine the health of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif , who is presently detained in Rawalpindi's Adiala Jail for corruption.

Israel evacuates 800 Syria White Helmets to Jordan: Army Israel evacuates 800 Syria White Helmets to Jordan: Army

A Syrian civil defense volunteer, known as the White Helmets , holds the body of a child after he was pulled from the rubble following a government forces air strike on the rebel-held neighbourhood of Karm Homad in the northern city of Aleppo, on ...

Ecuador to Withdraw Asylum for Julian Assange, Hand Him Over to UK Ecuador to Withdraw Asylum for Julian Assange, Hand Him Over to UK

Ecuador's Presiden Lenin Moreno met with British officials Friday to finalize an agreement under which Ecuador will withdraw its asylum protection of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, eject him from the Ecuadorian embassy in London , and hand him ov...

Ortega undercutting talks on Nicaragua crisis, analysts say Ortega undercutting talks on Nicaragua crisis, analysts say

But Ortega remains defiant, insisting the protesters are being influenced by outside forces and blaming them for initiating the violence. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Nicaraguan Cardinal Leopoldo Brenes told the Canal 100% Noticias TV station t...

Trump Rages About Cohen's "Perhaps Illegal" Tape

Federal prosecutors investigating Donald Trump's former personal attorney Michael Cohen have received 12 audio recordings from the materials seized by the FBI during the searches of Cohen's home, office and hotel room, according to court filings....

Judge Delays Manafort Trial Until July 31 Judge Delays Manafort Trial Until July 31

Manafort's trial started Wednesday. Manafort is facing charges of bank fraud and tax fraud in Virginia. He has pleaded not guilty to all charges. The Manafort charges largely pre-date the five months Manafort worked on the Trump team in 2016, som...

RAND'S STAND: Paul Asks Trump to 'REVOKE' John Brennan's Security Clearance RAND'S STAND: Paul Asks Trump to 'REVOKE' John Brennan's Security Clearance

Paul posted his intentions on social media Monday morning, saying "Today I will meet with the President and I will ask him to revoke John Brennan's security clearance ". Tucker: Former CIA director John Brennan still has top security access and ha...

Trump claims it looks like his campaign 'was illegally being spied on' Trump claims it looks like his campaign 'was illegally being spied on'

U.S. President Donald Trump tried to cast fresh doubt Monday on the federal investigation into Russian election interference in the 2016 presidential election, calling it a "fraud and a hoax created to target Trump" and demanding an immediate end t...

Trump tries to spin Justice Department documents outlining Carter Page’s Russian Federation contacts

In his tweets , Trump also cited comments made by Tom Fitton , president of Judicial Watch, during an appearance Monday on Fox News's "Fox & Friends". The dossier became public knowledge after Steele shopped negative stories about Trump based on ...

Meant no disrespect to Trump, says official Meant no disrespect to Trump, says official

Russia's ambassador to the United States told the media in Moscow on Wednesday that Trump and Putin had reached several "verbal agreements" on weapons treaties and Syria, but US officials are still scrambling to determine what those agreements migh...

Justine Ruszczyk's family may get millions of dollars in compensation

Damond Ruszczyk, 40, formerly of Sydney, was dressed in her pyjamas at her Minneapolis home just before midnight on July 15 past year when she heard what she feared was a woman being raped. The lawsuit filed by Ruszczyk's father seeks monetary dama...

Imran Khan reveals biggest mistake of his life

Another bombing three days earlier in the northwestern city of Peshawar , had killed another provincial candidate and 20 others. With just days left before Pakistan general elections 2018 kick off, Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PMLN) president S...

College student Mollie Tibbetts missing in Iowa after going running College student Mollie Tibbetts missing in Iowa after going running

Her boyfriend said that Ms Tibbetts sent a picture of herself over Snapchat on the night she disappeared. However, she didn't show up for work the next day. In a Facebook post on Friday , the University of Iowa said its "thoughts are with Mollie...

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