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Islamic State claims stunning attack in heart of Iran

Islamic State claims stunning attack in heart of Iran

Four gunmen dressed as women stormed the parliament building with an ensuing standoff lasting over five hours; one suicide bomber set off an explosive device in the mausoleum. As Iran's first Suprem...

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Security barriers erected on London bridges after deadly attacks

Of the 48 people taken to hospital, 36 are now being cared for in London hospitals with 18 remaining in a critical condition. Four were in a critical condition, while another French national was una...

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Paul Ryan: Trump asking for Comey's loyalty 'obviously' inappropriate

Paul Ryan: Trump asking for Comey's loyalty 'obviously' inappropriate

Washington drinking spot Shaw's Tavern is hosting a watch event called "The Comey Hearing Covfefe" in allusion to Trump's odd tweet (that has proved to be the most entertaining thing he's done as...

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Farmers step up strike after six killed

Farmers step up strike after six killed

Leaders of three farmers' organisations alleged at a press conference in Indore that the number of people killed in police firing on Tuesday was eight and not five. State chief minister, Shivraj Cho...

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Judge will decide fate in Michelle Carter trial

Judge will decide fate in Michelle Carter trial

Roy killed himself in July 2014 by inhaling a fatal dose of carbon monoxide generated by a gasoline-powered water pump installed in the truck. Prosecutor Maryclare Flynn said Carter sent 40 text...

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Twelve dead as IS claims first attacks in Iran

Twelve dead as IS claims first attacks in Iran

IS released a video of the attackers from inside the building via its Amaq propaganda agency - a rare claim of responsibility while an attack was still going on. Iran's leaders sought to play down the...

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Third London Attacker Once Told Police 'I'm Going to Be a Terrorist'

There were 22 people killed when a suicide bomber blew himself up after an Ariana Grande concert on 22 May. The National Health Service told Reuters Monday that "a total of 36 ... Butt, a 27-year-...

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UAE president offers condolences to Iran after deadly attacks

UAE president offers condolences to Iran after deadly attacks

A statement issued Wednesday evening stopped short of alleging direct Saudi involvement but called it "meaningful" that the attacks followed Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia, where he strongly asserted W...

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South Korea: North Korea fires several short-range missiles

South Korea: North Korea fires several short-range missiles

North Korea fired what appeared to be several land-to-ship missiles off its east coast on Thursday, South Korea's military said, the latest in a fast-paced series of missile tests defying world press...

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As Comey testimony looms, Trump to push infrastructure plan

At the public hearing, Comey is expected to answer questions that may put pressure on the embattled Trump administration, including describing the conversations Comey had with Trump regarding Rus...

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Hawaii Passes Law Committing to Paris Agreement

The moment President Trump announced the United States would be withdrawing from the Paris climate accord , he literally put China and the other accord signatory nations ahead of us. Almost 200 cou...

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North Yorkshire heads to the polls for the General Election

North Yorkshire heads to the polls for the General Election

What if I have lost my polling card? You can find out via the AVDC website . If you do make a mistake, don't worry - just ask an officer for another ballot paper. Voters have until 10pm tonight to...

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Candidates face off in Ga. congressional debate

Handel seized on that turn of phrase. "This is an example of a fundamental difference between a liberal and a conservative", Handel said. "What I support is making sure that we have an economy that ...

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Police arrest east London man in connection with bridge attacks

LONDON (AP) - London police say one of the three suspects in the van and knife attack near London Bridge that left seven people dead was known to authorities, but they had no reason to think he...

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Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Wray, a man of impeccable credentials, to be the new Director of the FBI", Trump said. While Comey is not expected to divulge details on the ongoing probe, now being headed by former FBI Director Ro...

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Mandsaur violence: Rapid Action Force deployed, 62 people detained

Mandsaur violence: Rapid Action Force deployed, 62 people detained

Passengers dependent on this route have been affected as no other mode of transport seems to be possible since the Indore Bhopal highway has also been badly affected. Information and broadcasting mi...

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Korea Conducted Missile Test in Anju, not Pukchang

The comments by Mattis, during the annual Shangri-La Dialogue, show how U.S. President Donald Trump's administration is looking to balance working with China to restrain North Korea's advancing mi...

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France's Le Pen won't use Russian Federation contacts during Putin visit

France's Le Pen won't use Russian Federation contacts during Putin visit

The two countries are in stark opposition over the Syrian civil war, with Moscow backing Assad and France supporting rebel groups trying to overthrow him. At least 26 gay men have reportedly been kill...

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British Police Search Address In London Bridge Attack Probe

Counter terror officers arrested a 30-year-old man in Ilford on the early hours of Wednesday morning, after a 27-year-old man was taken into custody in Barking , east London , on Tuesday. Butt had n...

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Gulf rivals not seeking Qatar 'regime change'

The prosecutor said that the decision was made in response to Qatar's aggressive and irresponsible policies in the region. CNN reported Tuesday that USA investigators believe Russian hackers...

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Russian hackers 'planted false story' behind Mideast crisis

With five years until kickoff, that optimism is rapidly disintegrating after Arab neighbors severed ties on Monday with the tiny nation that turned to sports to buttress its global status. The regio...

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Iran minister calls Trump's condolences for attacks 'repugnant'

Iran minister calls Trump's condolences for attacks 'repugnant'

Much of the terror activity has involved Iran's Lebanese proxy Hezbollah, a group which before al-Qaeda's attack on 9/11 was held responsible by the US government for the deaths of more Americans than...

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Even North Korea Is Criticizing Trump Pulling Out Of The Paris Accord

The law commits the state to reducing greenhouse gas emissions in order to align with the principles and goals of the Paris Agreement . On June 2, European Council President Donald Tusk assert...

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How Qatar's contradictions fueled turmoil, hurt ties to Arab nations

The 550 Pakistanis, who were marooned at Doha airport after the Saudi-Qatar diplomatic row, have been transported to Muscat via Oman Airlines, it emerged on Tuesday. In this photo released by Emirat...

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Jordan reduces diplomatic representation with Qatar

While its flag carrier Qatar Airways now flies increasingly over Iran and Turkey, the airline has been blocked from landing elsewhere in the Middle East. At dawn on Monday, those governments and Bahra...

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US condemns attacks that killed 12 in Iran

US condemns attacks that killed 12 in Iran

A fire burns at the Mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini. Speaker Ali Larijani dismissed the attacks, saying they were a "trivial matter" and that security forces were dealing with them. In a new twee...

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What you need to know about FBI nominee Christopher Wray

What you need to know about FBI nominee Christopher Wray

Wray is a litigation partner at King & Spalding's Washington and Atlanta offices, handling white-collar criminal and regulatory enforcement cases, according to the firm. President Donald Trump ...

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Identities of two London Bridge attackers revealed

London Metropolitan Police have identified two of the three attackers involved in Saturday's violent rampage on and around London Bridge, releasing photos of Khuram Shazad Butt and Rachid Re...

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More bodies found in search for Myanmar military plane

More bodies found in search for Myanmar military plane

A Burma military plane has according to army reports, disappeared with 105 passengers and 11 crew members on board. "Communication was lost suddenly at about 1:35pm (07:05 GMT) when it reached about...

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Islamists promised new attacks in Iran

Islamists promised new attacks in Iran

Radical Muslim suicide bombers and gunmen attacked Iran's parliament and Mausoleum in Tehran killing 12 people. ISIL claimed credit for the attack on its social media channels and the group re...

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Khamenei calls Tehran attacks "fireworks" that will have no effect on Iran

The jihadists of IS consider Shiite Iran to be apostates, and Tehran is deeply involved in fighting the group in both Syria and Iraq. The assaults began mid-morning when four gunmen burst into the...

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Indonesia may lose 50000 tourists because of Qatar crisis

Trump made the comments on Twitter after Saudi Arabia , the UAE , Bahrain, Egypt , Libya , and several other countries cut off diplomatic ties with Qatar on Monday over allegations that Doha is...

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Trump feels 'totally vindicated' by Comey's planned testimony

Trump feels 'totally vindicated' by Comey's planned testimony

Comey's testimony was publicly released intentionally Wednesday by the Senate intelligence committee at Comey's request, a Senate intelligence committee source said. In the worst light, James C...

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Delhi, IIT-Bombay, IISc among world's top 200 universities

Delhi, IIT-Bombay, IISc among world's top 200 universities

The story ANU among top 20 in QS World University Rankings first appeared on The Sydney Morning Herald . NTU has climbed from its 35th position last year to be placed 25th this year in the list...

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Infiltration bid foiled in Kashmir, two militants killed

Infiltration bid foiled in Kashmir, two militants killed

On June 6, a class X student was killed when a bullet hit him during a cordon-and-search operation in South Kashmir's Ganowpora village on Tuesday. The soldiers from the Army 56 Rashtriya Rifles eng...

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