• Bipartisan Group To Force Vote on US Involvement in Yemen War
Bipartisan Group To Force Vote on US Involvement in Yemen War

A Reuters photographer said the drone came down at around 11 a.m. local time in a crowded area on the outskirts of the capital. Later, the Houthis carry away the drone's debris and placed them in the back of a Toyota pickup truck, according to Reuters .

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  • Former Detroit Red Wings announcer dies after battle with rare cancer
Former Detroit Red Wings announcer dies after battle with rare cancer

Prior to his work with the Stars, he was a play-by-play announcer for the National Hockey League on NBC. Captain Jamie Benn led his team in a stick salute during one of the 2016-17 games that Strader was able to call and also tallied the overtime goal to bring in a win for the announcer.

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  • Hillary Clinton calls out NRA in wake of Las Vegas shooting
Hillary Clinton calls out NRA in wake of Las Vegas shooting

Take the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in December 2012, in which 20 children and six adults were killed. We asked our followers whether Congress should act on gun control, given what is known about the Las Vegas massacre. "I am more than frustrated, I am furious". It has not been stated that Paddock was a member of the NRA; and his...

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  • At least 15 people killed in multiple bomb attacks in Damascus
At least 15 people killed in multiple bomb attacks in Damascus

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said seven state officials and four civilians were killed. Interior Minister Mohammed Shaar told reporters that one of the attackers had managed to enter the police station and reach the first floor of the building.

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  • Las Vegas shooting victims: Portraits of the fallen
Las Vegas shooting victims: Portraits of the fallen

A gunman perched on the 32nd floor of a Las Vegas hotel-casino unleashed a hail of bullets on an outdoor country music festival below, killing at least 58 people in the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history. Parker worked for the Police Department for 10 years. Parker attended the concert with three other off-duty police department emp...

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  • Puerto Rico public schools may not reopen for weeks
Puerto Rico public schools may not reopen for weeks

While increasing amounts of water, food and medicine has been arriving on the island of 3.4 million people as a distribution bottleneck eases, many - particularly in remote and mountainous areas - remain desperate for water and other necessities.

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  • Two children killed in shelling by Pak along LoC; 3 terrorists killed
Two children killed in shelling by Pak along LoC; 3 terrorists killed

On September 24, two soldiers were injured as Pakistan opened fire at forwarding posts along the Line of Control ( LoC ) in Balakote sector of Poonch district. In another area of Jammu and Kashmir , the Army on Monday foiled an infiltration bid along the LoC in the Tangdhar sector of Jammu and Kashmir . Pakistan said over the weekend that two...

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  • Iraqi Kurdistan Voted to Secede, Now What?
Iraqi Kurdistan Voted to Secede, Now What?

He said that the idea of Iraqi Kurdistan's independence was floated by Israel, which "wants to achieve the disintegration of a number of states through their fragmentation on a national basis". Turnout was reported at more than 72 percent of eligible voters. "Faced with the priority of fighting Daesh and the stabilisation of Iraq, Iraqis must r...

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  • Navy training aircraft reported missing, reports of jet crash in Tennessee
Navy training aircraft reported missing, reports of jet crash in Tennessee

The Navy grounded all 197 training jets indefinitely in April, following an exclusive Fox News report that pilots were refusing to fly the T-45s. The T-45 Goshawk is a tandem-seat, carrier capable, jet trainer whose mission is to train Navy and Marine Corps pilots, according to the U.S.

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  • Myanmar proposes to take back Rohingya refugees from B'desh
Myanmar proposes to take back Rohingya refugees from B'desh

Kyaw Tint Swe, Union Minister for Office of the State Counsellor, who led a three-member delegation to a meeting in Bangladeshi capital Dhaka , made the proposal Monday to begin the process for repatriation. Bangladesh is to move to a camp at least 15,000 Rohingya refugees who have settled in a restive hill district near the border with Myanmar, a...

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  • Trump blasts San Juan mayor in wake of Maria response criticism
Trump blasts San Juan mayor in wake of Maria response criticism

Trump lauded the effort of first responders to Puerto Rico , saying they have done "an incredible job" despite a lack of electricity, damaged roads and no road service. The ideal amount of time spent being upset about this is zero seconds, but instead the president chose to accuse Carmen Yulín Cruz of " poor leadership ", while insinuating P...

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  • PM Hamdallah arrives in Gaza boosting hope of reconciliation
PM Hamdallah arrives in Gaza boosting hope of reconciliation

An official of the Palestinian Authority, the self-rule body headed by Abbas in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, said an Egyptian delegation comprised of two generals and Cairo's ambassador to Israel, arrived in Gaza to oversee reconciliation efforts.

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  • Trial begins for women accused of assassinating Kim Jong-un's brother
Trial begins for women accused of assassinating Kim Jong-un's brother

Siti Aisyah of Indonesia and Doan Thi Huon of Vietnam have been charged with spraying with VX, a banned chemical poison , on Kim Jong-nam's face at the Kuala Lumpur airport on February 13 . Four North Korean suspects fled Malaysia on the day of the murder. South Korea accuses the North of being behind the murder of Kim Jong Un's estranged hal...

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  • Maharashtra: Narayan Rane floats new party, to support BJP in state
Maharashtra: Narayan Rane floats new party, to support BJP in state

After resigning from the Congress, I had the option of joining some other party or launching my own. As per reports, Rane, in the press conference said many ask him will Sena stick to BJP but he has always maintained that Sena will not part ways but will be kicked out.

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  • Tillerson says United States in contact with N. Korea over possible nuclear talks
Tillerson says United States in contact with N. Korea over possible nuclear talks

United States' Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has said that the U.S. was directly communicating with North Korea , although, he said, Pyongyang did not seem like it was interested in dialogue. Trump said that if compelled to protect itself or its partners, the U.S. While Tillerson has said similarly moderate things before - in August he...

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  • Retired Army man asked to prove his Indian citizenship
Retired Army man asked to prove his Indian citizenship

However, the tribunal has tagged him as a doubtful voter and has said that he illegally settled in Assam in 1971. For 30 years he served the Indian Army . Infiltration of illegal immigrants from Bangladesh is an emotive issue in Assam. Hindustan Times quoted Hoque saying "This incident has saddened me a lot".

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  • Rex Tillerson Wasting Time With North Korea, 'Little Rocket Man — Trump Twitter
Rex Tillerson Wasting Time With North Korea, 'Little Rocket Man — Trump Twitter

North Korea responded to the insult at the United Nations in kind, with Kim saying, "I will surely and definitely tame the mentally deranged U.S. dotard with fire". Despite his tough criticism of China's trade practices, Trump has forged a personal connection with Xi over phone calls and while hosting him in Florida, during which they agreed on fou...

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  • Trump attacks Puerto Rico officials struggling with humanitarian crisis
Trump attacks Puerto Rico officials struggling with humanitarian crisis

The Department of Homeland Security said Thursday that the waiver of the law would be in effect for 10 days and allow foreign-flagged ships to supply Puerto Rico with fuel and other products. He then went on to criticize news coverage of the devastation from the category five hurricane. Trump has accused the news media of downplaying the ...

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  • Arunachal, Assam & Meghalaya get new Governors
Arunachal, Assam & Meghalaya get new Governors

It may be mentioned that the State has been without a full-fledged Governor since the sudden resignation of V Shanmuganathan in January this year. Banwarilal Purohit who was the former Governor of Assam replaced by Jagdish Mukhi and appointed as the Governor of Tamil Nadu.

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  • Trump Waves Jones Act to Speed Up Assistance to Puerto Rico
Trump Waves Jones Act to Speed Up Assistance to Puerto Rico

They've been there for days, goods locked away inside. "Let's not talk about jurisdiction, head-on collisions, let's talk about how we can make sure that people get stuff fast and easy". "Diesel is the one thing everyone is asking for", Mayor Felix Delgado said as he visited the hospital on a recent morning. Food is in short supply.

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