• United Nations votes on US' recognition of Jerusalem status
United Nations votes on US' recognition of Jerusalem status

The Palestinians desire to make East Jerusalem the capital of an eventual Palestinian state. Meeting in Cairo, Arab foreign ministers say that the United States has "withdrawn itself as a sponsor and broker" of the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.

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  • Bangladesh: 10 died in stampede in Chittagong city
Bangladesh: 10 died in stampede in Chittagong city

Police officials told the media that the toll could rise as many were critically injured in the accident. TV footage showed scores of sandals and shoes littering the Rima Community Centre in the Jamal Khan neighbourhood where the stampede happened.

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  • Were Analysts Bullish Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc
Were Analysts Bullish Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc

JP Morgan maintained Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc . The rating was maintained by JP Morgan with "Overweight" on Tuesday, August 16. (NYSE:ARE) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, July 8 by Mizuho. As per Monday, November 6, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. Narrowing in a bit closer, the 5 month price index is 0.9...

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  • Some in graduation crowd boo, turn from DeVos
Some in graduation crowd boo, turn from DeVos

It's not the first time college graduates have booed and turned their backs on DeVos during a commencement speech. She says she was "shocked and disappointed" by the choice of DeVos as commencement speaker, citing what she describes as the Trump administration's "strangling of public education".

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  • IDF arrests Palestinian teenager seen slapping soldier in viral video
IDF arrests Palestinian teenager seen slapping soldier in viral video

Israeli occupation forces arrested a 16-year-old Palestinian early on Tuesday from her town near the West Bank city of Ramallah. Israeli security forces have arrested a Palestinian girl apparently filmed hitting Israeli soldiers during protests in the occupied West Bank.

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  • PM Modi to inaugurate Delhi Metro's Magenta line on Christmas Day
PM Modi to inaugurate Delhi Metro's Magenta line on Christmas Day

A driverless train belonging to Delhi Metro's Magenta Line that will be officially inaugurated on Christmas Day, crashed through a wall during a test run. The seats in these new trains will come in a range of colours from red, pink, orange and blue. "The Kalkaji Mandir station has also been developed as an interchange station and this will help r...

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  • USA vetoes United Nations resolution rejecting Trump's Jerusalem decision
USA vetoes United Nations resolution rejecting Trump's Jerusalem decision

On December 13 Muslim leaders call on the global community to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of a Palestinian state, following a summit of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation in Istanbul. The text put forward by Egypt affirmed that any decisions on the status of Jerusalem had "no legal effect, are null and void and must be rescinded ".

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  • Women's march leader accused of covering up female employee's sexual assault claims
Women's march leader accused of covering up female employee's sexual assault claims

When Fathelbab reported the behavior to Sarsour, Sarsour allegedly threatened her and called her a liar, suggesting her account wasn't credible. One of the founders behind this year's Women's March on Washington , an organized rally that stands as likely the largest single-day demonstration in recorded USA history, is being accused of creating a...

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  • Saudi intercepts third missile fired towards Riyadh by Iran-backed Houthis
Saudi intercepts third missile fired towards Riyadh by Iran-backed Houthis

Other local sources said the Saudis announced that they intercepted the missile. The missile was sacked from Yemen at the Saudi capital Riyadh. The first attack, which targeted Riyadh worldwide airport on November 4, triggered the tightening of a longstanding Saudi-led blockade of Yemen - already on the verge of starvation.

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  • Deaths reported after major train derailment in Washington State
Deaths reported after major train derailment in Washington State

The 24-year-old says he's an Eagle Scout with first-aid and emergency response training. "We are closely monitoring the situation and coordinating with local authorities.", President Trump tweeted . It also happened on the first day of a new route for Amtrak trains moving between Tacoma and the state capital of Olympia. The mayor of Lakewood...

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  • Trump strategy document singles out Russian Federation as bad actor globally
Trump strategy document singles out Russian Federation as bad actor globally

Russian President Vladimir Putin called his USA counterpart Donald Trump to thank him for a Central Intelligence Agency tip that helped foil a major terror attack in St. The Kremlin can not agree that Russian Federation poses a threat to the United States, spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Tuesday (Dec 19), after the administration of U...

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  • Senate Investigators Reportedly Looking at Jill Stein as Part of Russia Probe
Senate Investigators Reportedly Looking at Jill Stein as Part of Russia Probe

Burr confirms SSCI is investigating Jill Stein's campaign, saying there are TWO campaigns the committee has just started looking at. Stein was photographed with Trump's ex-national security adviser, Michael Flynn, and Russian President Vladimir Putin at the same table during a December 2015 dinner in Moscow.

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  • GSA Capital Partners LLP Reduces Position in AAR Corp. (AIR)
GSA Capital Partners LLP Reduces Position in AAR Corp. (AIR)

Narrowing in further, the stock has been recently noted at -1.24% away from the 30 day high and +8.39% separated from the 30 day low. Shares of Sealed Air Corporation ( SEE ) traded up $0.65 during trading on Monday, reaching $48.68. Therefore 21% are positive. MPLX LP had 50 analyst reports since October 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Th...

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  • Cyclone Ockhi: PM Modi holds meeting with officials in Lakshadweep
Cyclone Ockhi: PM Modi holds meeting with officials in Lakshadweep

Earlier on Tuesday, youngsters of Lakshadweep extended a warm welcome to the prime minister, the Prime Minister's Office tweeted. Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, finance secretary K Shanmugam, who is also holding the charge of the chief secretary, and senior officials from various departments including Commissioner of Revenue Administratio...

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  • The Defense Department Recently Operated a UFO Research Program
The Defense Department Recently Operated a UFO Research Program

But according to the Times , certain aspects of the program still exist with officials from the program continuing to investigate encounters brought to them by service members, while these officials still carry out their other duties within the Defense Department.

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  • U.S. declares North Korea the culprit behind devastating WannaCry ransomware attack
U.S. declares North Korea the culprit behind devastating WannaCry ransomware attack

This photo taken on November 29 and released on November 30 by North Korea's KCNA shows the Hwansong-15 ICBM, which is capable of reaching all parts of the U.S. The hackers drew worldwide headlines in 2014 when they allegedly broke into Sony Corp.'s movie business as it was preparing to release "The Interview", a Seth Rogen and James Franco comed...

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  • McCain Says He's 'Looking Forward' to Returning to Congress After the Holidays
McCain Says He's 'Looking Forward' to Returning to Congress After the Holidays

Republican Sen. John McCain has returned to Arizona to celebrate the Holidays with his family and will miss the vote on the GOP tax bill. Dr. Mark R. Republicans hold a slim 52-48 advantage in the Senate, and McCain and Sen. Eighty-year-old Sen. Thad Cochran missed votes along with McCain last week after having a lesion removed from his nose.

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  • 9-year San Francisco police veteran shot himself at Hilltop Mall
9-year San Francisco police veteran shot himself at Hilltop Mall

Hearing the shot and fearing for his life, the officer retreated to his vehicle and called for backup, Tan said. A statement from the San Francisco Police Department expressed "condolences to the officer's family". Around 1:30 p.m. Monday, Cacatian pulled into the Hilltop Mall parking lot in Richmond followed by a Richmond police officer with lig...

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  • Trump 'Briefed and Warned' by FBI About Russia Threat Before Election
Trump 'Briefed and Warned' by FBI About Russia Threat Before Election

The president's broadside appeared to reflect his anger over revelations that senior FBI officials exchanged anti-Trump and pro-Hillary Clinton text messages while working on last year's Clinton probe and during special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into whether Trump associates colluded with Russian officials in the 2016 election.

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  • Two terrorists eliminated in overnight encounter in Shopian
Two terrorists eliminated in overnight encounter in Shopian

He said the search operation turned into an encounter as militants opened firing towards the security forces. A gunfght broke out between militants and security forces in Wanpora area of South Kashmir's Shopian last night. This is another successful attempt from the forces to neutralize the terrorists that have been making nuisance and endanger...

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  • Killed in Mumbai fire
Killed in Mumbai fire

Although the fire was extinguished within ten minutes, several workers who were fast asleep at the shop when the fire broke out died. "The fire started on the ground floor and the people inside were sleeping in the loft", chief fire officer P.

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  • Trump administration blames North Korea for WannaCry ransomware attack
Trump administration blames North Korea for WannaCry ransomware attack

Other governments and private companies agree. "We do not make this allegation lightly", he wrote . The US government has assessed with a "very high level of confidence" that a hacking entity known as Lazarus Group , which works on behalf of the North Korean government, carried out the WannaCry attack, said the official, who spoke on condit...

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  • Here is how Kejriwal's AAP performed in Gujarat Assembly Polls
Here is how Kejriwal's AAP performed in Gujarat Assembly Polls

Put together, NOTA and Independents have 118,837 votes, better than the number of votes polled by several parties, including the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), ECI data shows. In almost all the remaining seats, AAP candidates lost their deposits, with some of them even polling votes in two digits. The main objec...

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  • Pentagon study of UFOs revealed — NY Times
Pentagon study of UFOs revealed — NY Times

The program was begun in 2007 under the oversight of Senator (and then Majority Leader) Harry Reid , and ostensibly shut down by the Defense Department in 2012. "I think it's one of the good things I did in my congressional service". UFO sightings have been investigated by government agencies since the 1940s, and in January 2016, the CIA relea...

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  • Leicester 16 Munster 25: Tigers pay heavy penalty
Leicester 16 Munster 25: Tigers pay heavy penalty

But Keatley punished Dom Barrow for another Leicester transgression with his fifth penalty and then, after Tuilagi had nearly broken free from his own 22, Stander squeezed out another breakdown penalty which Keatley drilled over to seal the win.

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