• Do not target families of militants
Do not target families of militants

Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti, who called on Union home minister Rajnath Singh here on Thursday, said the situation in the state had improved a lot as violence has come down significantly. It was also decided that to ensure the safety of people living in border areas, the construction of bunkers along the border would be expedit...

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  • Iraqi Military Takes on IS in 'Last Big Fight'
Iraqi Military Takes on IS in 'Last Big Fight'

Officials said Iraqi troops left Zummar early Thursday and began shelling Kurdish Peshmerga targets. Iraqi authorities did not confirm this account of fighting. "Daesh members have to choose between death and surrender", Abadi said in a statement announcing the offensive on region of al-Qaim and Rawa. IS also holds parts of the Syrian side ...

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  • Trump Ends Refugee Ban, Puts Stricter Screening in Place
Trump Ends Refugee Ban, Puts Stricter Screening in Place

Under the enhanced security measures, the USA will now consider biographic data from refugee applicants, as well as analyze their social media presence. And officials say refugees will be allowed to enter the U.S.as long as authorities determine their entry is in the national interest and that they don't pose a threat to Americans.

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  • Twitter bans ads from Russian media outlets Russia Today and Sputnik
Twitter bans ads from Russian media outlets Russia Today and Sputnik

Twitter said RT and Sputnik may remain "organic users on our platform, in accordance with the Twitter rules". The social media company Twitter on Thursday announced it would block any advertising on its platform from Russia-sponsored news outlets Sputnik and RT .

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  • U.S. told Pakistan won't be a proxy: Asif
U.S. told Pakistan won't be a proxy: Asif

The US Authorities was also asked to invest for fencing on the Afghan side to permanently stop the movement of Taliban and terrorists across the border. He said we were still in war and it would continue till complete elimination of terrorists. On Monday, while he slammed Pakistan, citing that there were a number of terror groups, which find safe...

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  • Male DNA And Text Messages Found In California Mom's Mysterious Disappearance
Male DNA And Text Messages Found In California Mom's Mysterious Disappearance

The sketches released by Federal Bureau of Investigation officials show two women. Female DNA was also discovered on the mother's body, but the samples have not been identified. Detectives interviewed the man in MI and determined he was not involved in Sherri's disappearance. The 34-year-old appeared battered and bruised when she was found, and...

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  • Russian helicopter crashes off Arctic archipelago
Russian helicopter crashes off Arctic archipelago

According to the report, the helicopter was en route from Barentsburg to a Russian settlement known as the Pyramid. As a result, Russia operates a coal mine in Barentsburg, a community home to several hundred Russian and Ukrainian miners.

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  • Dozens killed in fireworks factory blaze in Indonesia
Dozens killed in fireworks factory blaze in Indonesia

Numerous charred corpses of victims were found clustered at the back of the factory in an industrial complex in Tangerang, police said, indicating there may have been a panicked rush to flee the flames. Quoting a local official, MetroTV said that while the factory had a permit, its closeness to a residential neighbourhood was against regulations. ...

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  • 'Good morning' post leads to arrest of Palestinian
'Good morning' post leads to arrest of Palestinian

We pointed out to Mail Online that it was Facebook, as opposed to the police, that wrongly translated the Arabic. The caption was mistranslated into Hebrew with the meaning "attack them". "Unfortunately, our translation systems made an error last week that misinterpreted what this individual posted", Necip Fazil Ayan, an engineering manager in ...

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  • UK's Boris Johnson says Iran nuclear deal will survive
UK's Boris Johnson says Iran nuclear deal will survive

Trump demanded a tougher stance from Congress that could include renegotiating or pulling out of the Joint Plan of Comprehensive Action, as the Iran nuclear deal is formally known. A Nebraska Congressman says the Iran nuclear deal is flawed, but whether the United States should pull out of the agreement is a different matter. The move paves the way...

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  • European Parliament votes for a ban on glyphosate by 2022
European Parliament votes for a ban on glyphosate by 2022

Germany and Portugal abstained while Belgium, Greece, Croatia, France , Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, Austria, Slovenia and Sweden voted against the renewal. This already the case in certain member countries such as France , where such legislation went into effect in January. The non-binding European Parliament decision mounts pressure on the Europ...

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  • US ambassador to UN evacuated from volatile South Sudan camp
US ambassador to UN evacuated from volatile South Sudan camp

Shortly after Haley left the camp for displaced persons, United Nations security guards fired tear gas to disperse the crowd of more than 100 residents who looted and destroyed the office of a charity operating there, an aid worker at the camp said.

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  • Envoy Scott Brown Is Warned After Remarks to Guests
Envoy Scott Brown Is Warned After Remarks to Guests

Brown said the official complaints related to comments he had made at a party in the Samoan capital, Apia, where he told attendees they looked "beautiful" and could make hundreds of dollars working in the hospitality industry in the US. state department, which sent investigators to Wellington to look into what took place on the trip. "I was in fa...

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  • Russia Implicates Browder In Magnitsky 'Murder' Probe, Citing Widely Mocked MI6 'Expose'
Russia Implicates Browder In Magnitsky 'Murder' Probe, Citing Widely Mocked MI6 'Expose'

It was a weird twist in the saga of Magnitsky, whose 2009 death in a Moscow jail resulted in a 2012 US law bearing his name that slaps sanctions on Russians deemed to be human rights abusers. A major advocate for Russian sanctions told CNBC that his US visa issues should raise a red flag if they linger. The claims by Russian prosecutors, as repor...

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  • Fallen soldier's widow: 'Nothing to say' to Trump
Fallen soldier's widow: 'Nothing to say' to Trump

However, during the new interview, she said she has never seen her husband's body and can't even be sure his body is inside the casket. La David Johnson , telling reporters in an impromptu press conference on Wednesday that he was "really nice to her".

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  • Las Vegas Shooter's Brother Bruce Paddock Arrested For Child Pornography
Las Vegas Shooter's Brother Bruce Paddock Arrested For Child Pornography

This is a developing story. Benjamin Hoskins Paddock, the patriarch of the family, also had a long history of crime. According to ABC News , Paddock is thought to have removed the hard drive from the laptop before fatally shooting himself following the massacre.

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  • Ghost goal controversy blights second semifinal as Spain beat Mali
Ghost goal controversy blights second semifinal as Spain beat Mali

The goal was not given, and Spain went on to make it 3-0 to add to Mali's misery. The game was end to end from the get-go with both teams going agonisingly close to taking the lead within the first 10 minutes. At half time it was the boys in red and blue who had the upper hand. Mali , runners-up from the 2015 event, qualified for three str...

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  • Staff Editorial: Sexual assault will not end with awareness
Staff Editorial: Sexual assault will not end with awareness

A few minutes later, I was sure I wasn't going to participate in the Twitter-turned-Facebook campaign sparked by actor Alyssa Milano . It was heartbreaking to read the women's stories of being assaulted as girls and women. "Once I started writing it was nearly therapeutic to tell my truths". "It was like I was frozen and didn't know what to feel...

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  • Dwyane Wade to be regular backup for first time in career
Dwyane Wade to be regular backup for first time in career

It's been all bad for Wade since coming to Cleveland and moving to the bench could be a good way to make him productive again. Lue revealed that Wade preferred a line-up change after the team struggled to sustain offensive rhythm through the first three games.

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  • Trump's interior secretary proposes hefty entrance fee hikes at Acadia
Trump's interior secretary proposes hefty entrance fee hikes at Acadia

Those on foot or bicycle pay $10 to $15 for entry, that would increase to $30. The park service said Tuesday it plans on hiking up the cost of 17 of its parks to $70 per vehicle- nearly tripling the current costs of about $25 starting in 2018.

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