Saudi Arabia Arrests Egyptian Man Over Breakfast With Female Coworker

In this video, the pair could be seen eating breakfast together at a table. "The labor ministry arrested an expatriate in Jeddah after he appeared in an offensive video", said the ministry's statement, which was published on Sunday. "The government... More..

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House GOP moves to lock in tax cuts
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

House GOP moves to lock in tax cuts

With an eye toward November's midterm elections, House Republicans on Monday unveiled legislation to make permanent the individual tax cuts and pass-through business deductions that were set to expire in 2026...More..

Chinese troops take part in Russia’s biggest military exercise in 40 years
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Chinese troops take part in Russia’s biggest military exercise in 40 years

Last month, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Russia's "ability to defend itself in the current global situation which is often aggressive and unfriendly to our country is justified, essential and without ...More..

Mallya says met Jaitley before leaving India, Minister rejects his claim
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Mallya says met Jaitley before leaving India, Minister rejects his claim

Earlier, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan defended his cabinet colleague and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley saying absconding businessman Vijay Mallya took "undue advantage of the FM's presence in Parliamen...More..

Trump Says We're Prepared for Hurricane Florence. Are We?
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Trump Says We're Prepared for Hurricane Florence. Are We?

The San Juan mayor also retweeted a jab at Trump that referenced the incoming hurricane set to make landfall in the Carolinas later this week. The death toll in Hurricane Maria is estimated to be almost 3...More..

Philippines braces for Typhoon Mangkhut
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Philippines braces for Typhoon Mangkhut

Hurricane Florence is packing maximum sustained wind speeds of 120 miles per hour, while Mangkhut is packing maximum sustained winds of 135 miles per hour, according to the Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) a...More..

Pope calls meeting of key bishops on sexual abuse: Vatican
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Pope calls meeting of key bishops on sexual abuse: Vatican

After weeks of relative silence, Pope Francis has agreed to meet a delegation of US bishops and cardinals to discuss the Vatican response to the clergy abuse crisis. Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano sparke...More..

Pope Francis convokes world-wide meeting of bishops on abuse crisis
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Pope Francis convokes world-wide meeting of bishops on abuse crisis

The Vatican said that among those meeting the pope would be the head of the USA bishops' conference, Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, the archbishop of the Galveston-Houston area, and Cardinal Sean Patrick O'Ma...More..

Harry and Meghan's New Zealand tour details revealed
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Harry and Meghan's New Zealand tour details revealed

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will land in Sydney on October 16 to begin a three-week regional tour, including stops at Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand. The Duke and Duchess will also attend the Invictus Games ...More..

by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Trump signs order to enable sanctions for U.S. election meddling

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and White House national security adviser John Bolton discussed the order in a briefing with reporters. Bolton says the executive order will work to stem disinfor...More..

Pope to meet with Bishops to discuss protection of minors
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Pope to meet with Bishops to discuss protection of minors

The calling of the February meeting comes in the wake of fresh sexual abuse scandals in a number of countries, including the United States, Chile and Australia. Francis has refused to comment directly about V...More..

Putin has message for Russian poisoning suspects he calls 'civilians': ‘Come forward’
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Putin has message for Russian poisoning suspects he calls 'civilians': ‘Come forward’

Putin said they were civilians. NAN reports that on September 6, the United Kingdom charged two Russian men for the Novichok nerve agent attack on the former spy and his daughter in the English city of Sal...More..

What Russian pension protests mean for Vladimir Putin
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

What Russian pension protests mean for Vladimir Putin

Navalny reportedly said his arrest was an attempt to derail Sunday's planned protests . More than 1,000 people were detained at anti-government protests across the country in what the Kremlin on Monday c...More..

Russian Federation begins its largest ever military exercise with 300,000 soldiers
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Russian Federation begins its largest ever military exercise with 300,000 soldiers

Taking part in the drills are around 300,000 Russian soldiers, 36,000 military vehicles, 80 ships and 1,000 aircraft, helicopters and drones, as well as 3,500 Chinese troops. "It fits into a pattern we have see...More..

S.Africa 'close to war zone' with 57 murders a day: minister
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

S.Africa 'close to war zone' with 57 murders a day: minister

He said murders of girls, boys, and women have increased contributing 19.3% to the overall murder rate. "And there is no war in South Africa ", Police Minister Bheki Cele told lawmakers in Cape Town. Cele al...More..

by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

US President's ex-aide jailed in Russian Federation probe

The conflicting accounts pit Sessions, who has repeatedly recalibrated his recollections of any campaign contact with Russians, against Papadopoulos , who was sentenced last week to two weeks in jail for lyi...More..

by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

US President Donald Trump's Ireland visit cancelled

It was not announced if he originally planned to visit Northern Ireland on the short trip. "As details are confirmed we will let you know". News of the cancellation was first reported by an Irish national new...More..

Jalandhar Bishop Accused of Raping Kerala Nun Alleges Conspiracy
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Jalandhar Bishop Accused of Raping Kerala Nun Alleges Conspiracy

She said that bishop Franco Mulakkal was using his political clout and money power to influence the higher officials in the police and the state government. The nuns and their families are facing mental tra...More..

Flight 93 'Tower of Voices' Memorial Dedicated on Eve of 9/11 Anniversary
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Flight 93 'Tower of Voices' Memorial Dedicated on Eve of 9/11 Anniversary

Debra Sinodinos was among the thousands of 9/11 victims' relatives, survivors, rescuers and others expected at Tuesday's anniversary ceremony at the World Trade Center. A photo Tuesday captured a fist-pumping P...More..

Shaheen, Hassan will vote against Kavanaugh
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Shaheen, Hassan will vote against Kavanaugh

Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska). "Judge Kavanaugh was handpicked from a list of candidates developed with groups funded by corporate special interests, and the agenda he has implemented throughout his career aligns...More..

Off-Duty Dallas Police Officer Shoots, Kills Man After Going Into Wrong Apartment
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Off-Duty Dallas Police Officer Shoots, Kills Man After Going Into Wrong Apartment

The wounded man was taken to hospital, where he died a short time later. Authorities said in a statement that a Dallas police officer went home after work Thursday night but somehow entered the wrong apartm...More..

Aitzaz apologises for remarks on Begum Kulsoom’s illness following her demise
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Aitzaz apologises for remarks on Begum Kulsoom’s illness following her demise

PML-N president Shehbaz Sharif will be proceeding to London to bring Kulsoom's body to Pakistan . "She will be laid to rest in Pakistan", the family confirmed. Begum Kulsoom Nawaz was born in 1950. She wa...More..

Obama stumps for Democrats in California
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Obama stumps for Democrats in California

Obama told voters the dismay they feel about Washington right now is meaningless if they don't go to the polls. "You happen to be coming of age during one of those moments", Obama said. "It shouldn't be ...More..

Hurricane Florence Is Probably Going To Cost A Lot Of Money
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Hurricane Florence Is Probably Going To Cost A Lot Of Money

More than a million people were under mandatory orders to evacuate in coastal areas of North Carolina , South Carolina and Virginia , with many more being urged to do so voluntarily. Florence was located ab...More..

USA threatens the International Criminal Court with Sanctions, declares it already dead
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

USA threatens the International Criminal Court with Sanctions, declares it already dead

Bolton announced the end of US support for the ICC in a speech to the Federalist Society billed as his first major address since joining the Trump administration in April. The ICC is an worldwide tribun...More..

Many 'feared dead' after plane crashes in South Sudan
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Many 'feared dead' after plane crashes in South Sudan

The aircraft was carrying 22 people, 17 of whom died as a result of the accident. One of the men, an Italian doctor with an aid organisation, was critically injured and is undergoing surgery. "The whole town is...More..

PFAW Statement on Kavanaugh False Statements During Confirmation Hearings
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

PFAW Statement on Kavanaugh False Statements During Confirmation Hearings

That last question is among the most important at Kavanaugh's hearing since Trump could face a subpoena in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation. Coincidentally, Nixon's White ...More..

Egypt sentences 75 to death over violent anti-government protests
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Egypt sentences 75 to death over violent anti-government protests

One of Morsi's sons, Osama, and 22 other defendants received 10-year jail terms on Saturday, while 374 were sentenced to 15 years and 215 to five years. It concluded the mass trial of almost 700 people accused ...More..

U.S. met Venezuela officers to discuss coup bid - NY Times
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

U.S. met Venezuela officers to discuss coup bid - NY Times

The Times , citing unnamed American officials and a former Venezuelan military commander who took part in the secret talks, said the coup plans stalled. "Right there in U.S. media, new and disgusting evidenc...More..

Chemical Weapons Provocation in Syria to Start September 8 - Russian MoD
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Chemical Weapons Provocation in Syria to Start September 8 - Russian MoD

The province is Syria's last major stronghold of active opposition to the rule of President Bashar al-Assad. Back home, and having signed a joint communique that excluded his demands, Erdogan promised that T...More..