• Israeli navy fatally shoots Palestinian fishermen offshore Gaza
Israeli navy fatally shoots Palestinian fishermen offshore Gaza

Wilyat Sinai also said in the release that dozens of Egyptian soldiers were killed and wounded in the attack and that the four armed men in the photos detonated their suicide vests after running out of ammunition. Subsequently, one of the suspects was severely injured and he later succumbed to his wounds. After Israel's devastating military onsla...

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  • Russian mercenary boss 'spoke to Kremlin' before attacking USA allies in Syria
Russian mercenary boss 'spoke to Kremlin' before attacking USA allies in Syria

Several Russian media outlets have reported that two other jets were sent to Syria as well. However, in the time since, tensions have continued to escalate between the USA backed Syrian Democratic Forces and Bashar Al Assad's sitting Syrian regime, which has received direct military support from the Kremlin.

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  • Ivanka Trump: Visit to Olympics 'so incredibly inspiring'
Ivanka Trump: Visit to Olympics 'so incredibly inspiring'

Kim Yong-chol, a key party official handling inter-Korean affairs, arrived at a checkpoint in Paju, just south of the inter-Korean border via a land route at around 9:53 a.m., heading an eight-member delegation for a three-day trip to South Korea, according to pool reports.

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  • NRA Corporate Partners Are Feeling the Heat as Boycott Calls Increase
NRA Corporate Partners Are Feeling the Heat as Boycott Calls Increase

Companies which have pulled out of NRA promotions include airlines United and Delta , internet security brands such as Symantec and Norton Antivirus; auto hire firms Hertz , Alamo and National; identity theft protection company Lifelock; and First National Bank.

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  • Huge quake strikes off Papua New Guinea
Huge quake strikes off Papua New Guinea

The quake took place at a depth of 35 kilometers, according to USGS and just 10 kilometers, according to European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC). The region is the location of most of Earth's subduction zones, where oceanic plates slide under the lighter continental plates. The statement said homes in the region were "a mix of vulnerab...

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  • Ivanka Trump Cheers on Team USA at 2018 Olympic Winter Games
Ivanka Trump Cheers on Team USA at 2018 Olympic Winter Games

The U.S. medal haul may have disappointed in PyeongChang, but athletes have not come up short in being outspoken. Ivanka Trump got to feel what it's like to be an Olympic silver medalist - at least for a moment. Ivanka Trump, U.S. President Donald Trump's daughter and senior White House adviser, watches the men's final curling match between U...

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  • UN Security Council Calls For Syria Ceasefire
UN Security Council Calls For Syria Ceasefire

At least 35 civilians were killed in Saturday's strikes, including eight children. To this end France's Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian will also go to Moscow on Tuesday. "Nothing would be worse than seeing this resolution remain a dead letter", he said. The Syrian military forces have not commented on the resolution so far.

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  • Explosion causes building to collapse in United Kingdom, four injured
Explosion causes building to collapse in United Kingdom, four injured

Emergency services were called on Sunday to reports of a blast in the Hinckley Road area in Leicester. British police are responding to a "major incident" in Leicester, a city in central England, after reports of an explosion, police and fire services said on Sunday.

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  • Boney Kapoor releases official statement post Sridevi's demise
Boney Kapoor releases official statement post Sridevi's demise

Mumbai: The air outside Sridevi's residence was heavy with grief as fans of the veteran actor queued up to catch one last glimpse of their " Chandni ". When contact about the same Director Umesh Shukla confirmed, "Yes as a mark of respect to the sudden and untimely demise of our legendary actress Sridevi, we made a decision to cancel our today...

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  • Pep hasn't raised bar: Wenger plays down Guardiola success
Pep hasn't raised bar: Wenger plays down Guardiola success

He said: "We have to lift titles to give more value to what we have done". Guardiola has happy memories of Wembley. Certainly, Sergio Aguero for example, has a long way to go if he wants to become the top scorer in this particular competition.

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  • 'The Simpsons' Predicted Team USA's Olympic Curling Gold Back In 2010
'The Simpsons' Predicted Team USA's Olympic Curling Gold Back In 2010

The Utica Curling Club on Clark Mills Rd. held its Olympic Open House on Saturday, as it does once during every Winter Olympics , but this was the first time people at the club were celebrating a US gold medal, and amazingly it came just hours earlier.

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  • North Korea willing to hold talks with United States, says South Korea
North Korea willing to hold talks with United States, says South Korea

The new "maximum pressure and engagement at the same time approach", as described in the words of U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, is a deviation from the past, when the Trump administration would only engage directly with the regime if it made real concessions for denuclearization, building maximum pressure until that point was reached.

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  • United Kingdom police responding to 'major incident' in city of Leicester
United Kingdom police responding to 'major incident' in city of Leicester

Lauren Girling tweeted: 'Massive explosion near mine, apparently a shop has exploded and there's rubble everywhere! Police in United Kingdom city of Leicester dealing with "major incident" amid reports of an explosion. "It rattled doors and windows here", one resident of that Leicester street told the Daily Mirror . Whole house shook, loud ban...

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  • South Africa vs India T20I series: 5 talking points
South Africa vs India T20I series: 5 talking points

Then only we can win matches. The Indian team have a tough road ahead before the 2019 World Cup and the Indian captain has promised that the team will continue bettering themselves in future. The skipper was absent from this final match owing to a stiff back. "The way Virat led the team in last two and a half months, he showed he cares about each...

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  • 40cm of snow and -10 degrees predicted for Offaly next week
40cm of snow and -10 degrees predicted for Offaly next week

Freezing conditions are on the way for next week with a significant wind chill and severe frosts. "We will start to see some snow showers blowing in from Monday night". "Maximum temperatures on Tuesday of 2C to 5C in a biting east to northeast wind". The forecaster continued: "Snow showers will become fairly frequent across eastern counties dur...

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  • Labour Brexit chief says party wants new customs union with EU
Labour Brexit chief says party wants new customs union with EU

He said it would also ease tensions in Ireland. The Observer cited a statement by the group of MPs, MEPs, council leaders and trade unionists as saying that Corbyn will fail to deliver on his promise to invest in schools, hospitals and social care if the United Kingdom retracts its single market membership.

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  • Sheriff's deputy did 'nothing' as gunman hunted students Florida shooting
Sheriff's deputy did 'nothing' as gunman hunted students Florida shooting

This information came to light when video surfaced of the incident. The officer, Deputy Scot Peterson, was reportedly seen in video footage staying outside of a campus building for around four to six minutes as gunshots were blaring.

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  • Pakistan Super League set to be bigger and better in 2018
Pakistan Super League set to be bigger and better in 2018

When Sharma asked Zalmi skipper Sammy, "Why do people call you Khan?", he replied, "It's because of Afridi". Islamabad could never recover after losing early wickets as they were restricted for 142/9 in 20 overs. Misbah-ul-Haq, captain of the Islamabad United . Of course, the advice and guidance of Brendon McCullum as captain of Lahore Qa...

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  • US Democrats memo backs FBI surveillance of ex-Trump adviser
US Democrats memo backs FBI surveillance of ex-Trump adviser

Donald Trump phoned in a rambling, non-stop talk with Jeanine Pirro on her Fox News program Saturday, calling the newly released Democratic intelligence memo a "nothing", and blasting Rep. Saturday's release came as Nunes was addressing the Conservative Political Action Committee , an annual Republican conference. "Dem Memo: FBI did not di...

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  • 105 girls missing after Boko Haram school attack: parents
105 girls missing after Boko Haram school attack: parents

It would be the largest mass abduction since Boko Haram took more than 270 schoolgirls from the northeastern town of Chibok in 2014, sparking an online campaign that went viral and spurring several governments into action to try and find them.

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  • Guns have evolved, but gun laws haven't
Guns have evolved, but gun laws haven't

Israel claimed that Peterson "clearly" knew there was a shooting , and was seen doing "nothing" on video . According to a timeline of the shooting on Valentine's Day, Israel said Peterson remained outside of the school building for nearly four minutes during the shooting, which lasted six minutes.

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  • White House shelves tentative plan for Mexican leader visit
White House shelves tentative plan for Mexican leader visit

A White House official says Trump and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto (PAYN'-yuh nee-EH'-toh) agreed that now is not the right time for Pena Nieto's first visit since Trump took office. -Mexico border, though he's also said that payment might come "indirectly" from trade negotiations. The statement said Trump underscored his commitment to ex...

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  • Former PYD/PKK leader arrested in Czech capital
Former PYD/PKK leader arrested in Czech capital

But Turkey sees the YPG as the Syrian branch of the Kurdistan Workers Party ( PKK ), which for over three decades has waged an insurgency against the Turkish state and is banned by Turkey, the U.S. According to Turkish media reports, in 2013 and 2014, Muslim was invited by the Turkish government to Ankara and Istanbul to hold talks on the Syrian cr...

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  • Trump proposes arming up to 40% of United States teachers
Trump proposes arming up to 40% of United States teachers

The students and their parents appealed to him to press for stricter gun controls . A "gun free" school is a magnet for bad people. The president made clear Thursday that he believes additional security in schools is a key to halting America's mass-shooting scourge.

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  • South Africa vs India: Third T20 Squads, Preview, and Predictions
South Africa vs India: Third T20 Squads, Preview, and Predictions

Dala was the pick of the bowlers with three wickets , while Chris Morris snapped up two and Shamsi chipped in with one. India were 57 for one after six overs, South Africa struggled to 25 for one. In Kohli's absence, Rohit Sharma was asked to lead the side. "It is very important to play well in the first six overs", Raina said. The 3-m...

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