• Iran Accuses Saudi Arabia of Pushing for War
Iran Accuses Saudi Arabia of Pushing for War

Who was and was not there? Hariri, who arrived at his residence in Paris in the early hours of the morning, told Aoun in a phone call from Paris that he would be in Lebanon on Wednesday for the celebrations, the Lebanese president said on Twitter.

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  • Indonesia parliament speaker arrested
Indonesia parliament speaker arrested

The vehicle accident unleashed a wave of incredulity in Indonesia with some seeing it as an outrageous move to stymie the investigation. Novanto was admitted to hospital late on Thursday after the commission declared him a wanted person, but many Indonesians posted jokes online mocking claims by Novanto's lawyer that he was seriously injured afte...

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  • Authorities confirm former cult leader Charles Manson has died at 83
Authorities confirm former cult leader Charles Manson has died at 83

He believed the murders would help precipitate that war. "The Manson case, to this day, remains one of the most chilling in crime history", prominent criminal justice reporter Theo Wilson wrote in her 1998 memoir, "Headline Justice: Inside the Courtroom - The Country's Most Controversial Trials".

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  • Israel again fires warning shot at Syrian military position
Israel again fires warning shot at Syrian military position

The IDF stated that the Syrian fortification operation was in violation the 1974 ceasefire agreement after it used heavy tools to reinforce a military post in the demilitarized zone between the countries. Days before the incident, Israel allegedly destroyed a Syrian anti-aircraft battery after it opened fire on IAF reconnaissance planes. Israel a...

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  • Alonso admits eyeing Le Mans future
Alonso admits eyeing Le Mans future

The test comes a day after the final race of the world endurance season, the Six Hours of Bahrain , with Alonso then travelling to Abu Dhabi for the year's closing grand prix at Yas Marina. At the moment however, it has yet to be determined when Alonso will be making his endurance racing debut. The McLaren Formula 1 driver, who has targeted a Le...

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  • Sadc meets over Zim on Tuesday
Sadc meets over Zim on Tuesday

South Africa can not continue with its quiet diplomacy while the people of Zimbabwe suffer. The EFF has chosen to be on the wrong side of history instead of advocating and fighting for human rights. Just like the ANC government that seemingly supports war criminals and dictators like Omar Al-Bashir, Edgar Lungu and others who have abandoned the v...

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  • Another militant returns home in southern Kashmir, police say
Another militant returns home in southern Kashmir, police say

News of promising Kashmiri football player Majid Khan's decision to quit the terrorist outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba ( LeT ) and return to the mainstream after an impassioned plea from this mother caught the attention of the national media last week.

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  • Three face no action over Gaia Pope death
Three face no action over Gaia Pope death

A specialist search team found the missing 19-year-old south of Swanage yesterday - close to where clothing positively identified as belonging to the teen were found on Thursday. "Her family have been informed and are being supported by specially-trained officers". You will have justice. Clara Pope said her sister was "so handsome, so emotionally...

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  • Trump Insists China to pressurize North Korea
Trump Insists China to pressurize North Korea

The Chinese and Russian militaries will next month hold anti-missile drills in Beijing, China's Defence Ministry said on Friday, amid concern in both countries about the deployment of a US anti-missile system in South Korea. This prompted the United Nations Security Council to issue new sanctions to force Pyongyang to abandon its nuclear and ballis...

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  • Satellite photos show North Korean 'ballistic missile submarine' being built
Satellite photos show North Korean 'ballistic missile submarine' being built

Security expert Euan Graham told 9 News: "This is more than a one-off experiment". It said these appeared larger than those for North Korea's ROMEO-class attack submarine. Analysis of the site over the past months had shown progress, but Dr Peter Layton, a visiting fellow at the Griffith Asia Institute at Griffith University, said he was surpri...

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  • Israel president denies pardon to manslaughter soldier
Israel president denies pardon to manslaughter soldier

It added that the president understood that Azaria was due to face a parole board shortly and could be released in three months' time. In July, an appeal over Azaria's sentence was rejected by an Israeli military court. "The opportunity arose to put an end to this affair, which rocked Israeli society", Liberman said. "Beyond the price that the ...

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  • Park's collapse creates logjam going into final round of LPGA Tour Championship
Park's collapse creates logjam going into final round of LPGA Tour Championship

You know, insane things happen like that. With shaky hands, the 21-year-old converted a 15-foot birdie putt to claim her seventh career victory at the CME Group Tour Championship . Park had decent separation from the other four players who only have to win the final LPGA Tour event of the year to capture the CME Race to the Globe and its $1 mi...

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  • Cameras Catch Plane's Crash Landing in Central Florida
Cameras Catch Plane's Crash Landing in Central Florida

As seen in the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office's dashcam footage , the single-engine plane is flying low over the road and suddenly banks to its left, soaring right over the deputy's squad vehicle. The Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board are investigating the crash. The crash happened just before 10:30 a.m.

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  • German president says all parties have duty to try to form government
German president says all parties have duty to try to form government

What happens next is unclear, but Mrs Merkel is due to meet President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, who has the power to call snap elections. Both the UK's FTSE and the German DAX have bounced from session lows as investors digest not only what the future of the German government will end up looking like (first ever election re-run needed or a Merkel-le...

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  • Mugabe Might Face Impeachment After Ignoring Resignation Deadline
Mugabe Might Face Impeachment After Ignoring Resignation Deadline

Flanked by the country's top brass, his speech left Zimbabweans shocked after he remained defiant in clinging to the presidency . Despite Mugabe's bold refusal to loose his grip on power, military officials vowed to press ahead with impeaching him on Monday.

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  • Known tennisace Jan Novotny died of cancer
Known tennisace Jan Novotny died of cancer

The 1998 Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna has passed away, aged 49, after a long battle with cancer. Novotna was famous in part for winning Wimbledon in 1998, after losing in the United Kingdom tournament's final in 1993 and 1997. Four years later, Novotna, whose background as a talented child gymnast helped her to hone a dynamically athletic se...

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  • Hunt on for missing Argentine submarine
Hunt on for missing Argentine submarine

The United States assisted in the search for a missing Argentine submarine , reported by the media. Intermittent satellite communications had been detected on Saturday and the navy had said they were likely to have come from the submarine .

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  • Paris Saint-Germain captain Thiago Silva reveals regular Philippe Coutinho contact
Paris Saint-Germain captain Thiago Silva reveals regular Philippe Coutinho contact

The Blaugrana were linked with Coutinho throughout the summer transfer window and had several bids for the player rejected, and BBC Sport's Phil McNulty reported in August the biggest of those was worth £114 million. The 25-year-old has been linked with a switch to the Camp Nou since the departure of Neymar to PSG from Barca earlier this year, wi...

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  • Chinese envoy exchanges views on Korean peninsula issue in North Korea
Chinese envoy exchanges views on Korean peninsula issue in North Korea

Analysts had expected that Song would press North Korean officials on the nuclear standoff, but did not expect any breakthroughs. The number of foreigners who visited Korea from January to August came to 8.86 million, down 22.8 percent on-year, amid a sharp decline in the number of Chinese visitors.

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  • Defence Ministry Cancels $500 Million ATG Missile Deal With Israel
Defence Ministry Cancels $500 Million ATG Missile Deal With Israel

The final contract, seen as another sign of growing Indo-Israeli military cooperation, was to be signed after financial talks concluded past year. The sources indicated that the proposal to acquire the missile system faced hurdles when Israeli side apparently expressed reservations in ensuring full transfer of technology as per the provisions of ...

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  • Turkish capital bans all LGBT-related cultural events
Turkish capital bans all LGBT-related cultural events

It said that such exhibitions could cause different groups in society to "publicly harbor hatred and hostility" toward each other and therefore pose a risk to public safety. Police in riot gear broke up the parade , firing rubber bullets at demonstrators, after organisers chose to press ahead with the event. "We have sent a clear message that the...

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  • Congress will start process to make Rahul Gandhi chief on Monday
Congress will start process to make Rahul Gandhi chief on Monday

Sonia Gandhi has been holding the the post of Congress president for more than 19 consecutive years. The much-awaited political event - the elevation of Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi to the post of the president of the party - may take place before the upcoming Gujarat Assembly elections, and is likely to be announced on Monday, November ...

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  • Police officer fatally shot in New Kensington, Pennsylvania
Police officer fatally shot in New Kensington, Pennsylvania

New Kensington is about 18 miles northeast of Pittsburgh . Holt should be considered armed and risky, police said. A reward of $43,500 is being offered for information that leads to the location or arrest of Holt. He shot and killed 25-year-old Officer Brian Shaw on November 17. In a Facebook post, Pennsylvania's police department offere...

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  • Birmingham Young Republicans censure Roy Moore, pull endorsement
Birmingham Young Republicans censure Roy Moore, pull endorsement

There, she would only commit to keeping the special election date on December 12, despite national Republicans' efforts to find a way to move the election or get Moore off the ballot. The editors of the largest newspapers in the state - The Birmingham News , Mobile Press-Register, and The Huntsville Times - published a shared front-page edit...

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  • Protesters Gather in Washington DC to Help Puerto Rico
Protesters Gather in Washington DC to Help Puerto Rico

Today (November 19), a group of protesters have gathered in the streets of Washington D.C.to raise awareness about the situation in Puerto Rico, and to urge the US government to take further action. Hundreds of people marched in support of Puerto Rico on Sunday, November 19, calling for reforms that organizers said would help the United States terr...

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