World News

Egypt president in Saudi Arabia to reaffirm ties

Egypt president in Saudi Arabia to reaffirm ties

King Salman issued a decree late Saturday, April 22, 2017, reinstating public sector perks after a drop in oil prices forced the kingdom to curb big-ticket spending and implement sensitive austerity m...

by · World News

Projections say Macron, Le Pen go through to runoff in French vote

The ruling Socialists and the conservative Les Republicains have both urged their supporters to back Mr Macron. Voters in France have comprehensively snubbed the country's political establishment, s...

by · World News
Easter celebrations and egg hunts going on this week

Easter celebrations and egg hunts going on this week

There will be the Easter egg hunt by age, photographs with real bunnies, Fun on the Go, crafts, cookie decorating, balloon animals, free lunch, free food and sensory zones and activities. Prefer you...

by · World News

Almost 500000 civilians fled homes since anti-IS offensive launched

In a Sunday statement , the Iraqi Observatory for Human Rights said an airstrike targeted a house in Al-Yarmouk district in western Mosul on April 10. Hashimi. Brigadier General Yahya Rasool tol...

by · World News
Abe, Trump discuss N.Korea amid rising tensions

Abe, Trump discuss N.Korea amid rising tensions

The threat to nuke Australia came from a spokesman for the North Korean Foreign Ministry after Bishop said in an ABC interview that North Korea's nuclear weapons program posed a "serious threat" to Au...

by · World News

Easter Day 2017 Significance, History, Traditions & Celebrations

Jesus was known as the "son of God" and his resurrection proved how correct this title was for him. "On the joyous occasion of Easter, I extend best wishes and felicitations to all my countrymen in ...

by · World News
Haley won't rule out strike vs North Korea for nuke testing

Haley won't rule out strike vs North Korea for nuke testing

The US has already begun deploying THAAD missiles in South Korea. On Xi's call with Trump, he said China firmly opposed any action that violates United Nations Security Council resolutions, and ca...

by · World News

Sarin was used in deadly Syria attack, chemical weapons watchdog confirms

Britain's delegation to the chemical weapons watchdog says its director has told a meeting that tests indicate that sarin or a similar toxin was used in an April 4 attack in Syria that killed almost 9...

by · World News
Israel Rules Out Talks With Palestinian Hunger Strikers

Israel Rules Out Talks With Palestinian Hunger Strikers

In the West Bank town of Ramallah, Barghouti's wife, Fadwa, joined about 1,500 marchers. In an opinion piece published this week in The New York Times , Barghouti alleged that Palestinian prisone...

by · World News
PDP leader shot at by militants

PDP leader shot at by militants

Abdul Ghani Dar was critically injured after he was shot at by some unidentified gunmen in Pulwama . Kashmir has been rocked by massive street protests in recent months, especially after eight peop...

by · World News
Mogherini: EU still has disagreements with Russian Federation on Ukraine issue

Mogherini: EU still has disagreements with Russian Federation on Ukraine issue

Russia and the European Union were strategic partners for many years, and the European Union would like to restore those relations, Mogherini told reporters after a meeting with Russian Foreign Minist...

by · World News

Prime Minister Abe: Japan to Continue Close Cooperation With US

However, Michael Madden, a visiting scholar at the US Korea Institute, cautioned against reading too much into the detention, saying the North Koreans may announce charges after the Tuesday celebratio...

by · World News

Jeremy Corbyn planning to 'dismantle' the UK's defences, Conservatives claim

Meanwhile, it has become evident that Jeremy Corbyn and his campaigns team led by Seamus Milne and Andrew Gwynne MP have been preparing for a snap general election for months, investing their time a...

by · World News
Forces burst teargas shells to disperse students in Srinagar, 6 protesters arrested

Forces burst teargas shells to disperse students in Srinagar, 6 protesters arrested

Government forces used tear gas and water cannons to stop students from marching in the main commercial area in Srinagar , the key city in Indian-controlled Kashmir. In a separate incident an officia...

by · World News
North Korea detains another US citizen; 3rd American being held

North Korea detains another US citizen; 3rd American being held

The U.S. State Department said "protection of U.S. citizens is one of [its] highest priorities". The statement came just hours after a North Korean newspaper said Pyongyang was ready to take out a...

by · World News
Venezuela protests claim three lives

Venezuela protests claim three lives

Anti-government protesters rest during a break in clashes with security forces in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. "We are concerned that the government of Maduro is violating its own ...

by · World News

Labor Leader Corbyn Says Could Suspend Syria Airstrikes If Elected

Lord General Richards said: "Jeremy Corbyn, unlike many of his distinguished predecessors in the Labour Party from Clement Attlee through Denis Healey and beyond, has demonstrated why he should not be...

by · World News

North Korea 'ready to hit back'

Meanwhile, China also issued a stern warning on Friday that a conflict over North Korea could break out " at any moment " after Pyongyang vowed a "merciless" response to any U.S. State news agency K...

by · World News
Euro pops to five-month high vs dollar on French election relief

Euro pops to five-month high vs dollar on French election relief

A Harris Interactive poll for M6 television found that 64 percent of those surveyed would vote for the former economy minister while 36 percent were seen voting for Le Pen. Macron goes through to the ...

by · World News
U.S. tells North Korea to cease 'destabilizing actions and rhetoric'

U.S. tells North Korea to cease 'destabilizing actions and rhetoric'

He was teaching at Pyongyang University of Science and Technology (PUST), a statement from the school said. Citing "privacy considerations", State officials declined to identify the individual, but ...

by · World News

Euro pops to 5-month high vs dollar on French election relief

Macron appears to have won the majority of the vote, with around 24 percent, while Le Pen came in second, with at least 21 percent, according to preliminary estimates based on exit polls. 'The major i...

by · World News
Facebook targets 30000 fake France accounts before election

Facebook targets 30000 fake France accounts before election

Earlier this year, Facebook hired former CNN and NBC News anchor Campbell Brown to help combat fake news after months of turmoil surrounding the spread fake or biased news. The company noticed that th...

by · World News
North Korea says its ready for nuclear attack

North Korea says its ready for nuclear attack

In his annual New Year's address, Kim said North Korea's preparations for an ICBM launch had "reached the final stage". Choe vowed that North Korea will "beat down enemies with the power of nuclea...

by · World News

South Korea on alert ahead of North Korea's army anniversary

North Koreas' ruling Kim family has been threatening South Korea and Japan over decades and pursuing its nuclear and long range missile ambitions with single minded devotion in wanton defiance of Unit...

by · World News
Trump on the right track with this executive order

Trump on the right track with this executive order

In the document, known to the White House as the "Buy American and Hire American" order , Trump also seeks changes in government procurement that would boost purchases of American products in feder...

by · World News
China ups calls for calm after tense weekend on Korean Peninsula

China ups calls for calm after tense weekend on Korean Peninsula

Speculation is once again mounting over whether North Korea will conduct a sixth nuclear test Tuesday to mark a key date on the nation's calendar - this time the 85th anniversary of the Korean People'...

by · World News
Federal Bureau of Investigation used Trump dossier to justify monitoring of ex-aide

Federal Bureau of Investigation used Trump dossier to justify monitoring of ex-aide

Smerconish tried again to get Page on the record condemning Russia's alleged attempt to interfere in the election, but Page was having none of it. Page disputes the idea that he has ever collected...

by · World News

Coalition rises slightly in Newspoll after focus on migration and citizenship

Prospective citizens will have to pass a standalone English test that will focus heavily on respect for women and children, with possible questions about child marriage, female genital mutilation and ...

by · World News
Kerr won't coach NBA Warriors in Game 4

Kerr won't coach NBA Warriors in Game 4

Steve Kerr will be out indefinitely as he deals with painful complications stemming from his back surgery in 2015. Kerr has done such a phenomenal job with the Warriors but his health hasn't cooperate...

by · World News
Monday weather: Rainy, with highs around 55

Monday weather: Rainy, with highs around 55

Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. The wind along the coast will be moderate southerly to south-westerly becoming south-easterly from the south later. Savannah, Ga. (WJCL) - As a cold front approa...

by · World News