No need to justify family separation of migrant children: Steve Bannon

U.S. President Trump said Friday , "I hate the children being taken away", but he also falsely blamed Democrats for a law requiring it. Almost 2,000 migrant children - 1,995 - were separated from 1,940 adults between April 19 and May 31, after b... More..

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Delhi's air quality remains 'severe', winds slightly improve pollution levels
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Delhi's air quality remains 'severe', winds slightly improve pollution levels

According to the data by Central Pollution Control Board ( CPCB ), the PM10 level (presence of particles with diameter less than 10 mm) was recorded at 522 in Delhi-NCR and 529 in Delhi on June 16. "There cou...More..

Harvard University Is Accused of Discriminating Against Asian American Students in Admissions
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Harvard University Is Accused of Discriminating Against Asian American Students in Admissions

The university went on to say their rate of Asian-American enrollment has increased by 29 percent over the last decade. The study found that Asian-Americans scored highest among all admissions groups for te...More..

3 dead after natural disaster hits Osaka in western Japan
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

3 dead after natural disaster hits Osaka in western Japan

It is the largest seismic intensity the western Japan prefecture has registered since the agency started full-fledged observations in 1923. Among the casualties was a nine-year-old girl who died in the city o...More..

M5.9 quake hits western Japan
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

M5.9 quake hits western Japan

Japan lies in a particularly earthquake-prone region and accounts for around 20% of quakes worldwide of magnitude 6.0 or more. Areas like Hyogo, Kyoto, Shiga, Nara are also affected. It set off multiple build...More..

Government - rebel peace talks break down
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Government - rebel peace talks break down

Theresa May's Government has tabled an amendment to the EU Withdrawal Bill which has angered Remainer MPs. Who is Dominic Grieve? Mr Grieve told the BBC: "We could collapse the Government, and I can as...More..

Ramadaan truce sees Taliban militants pose for selfies in Kabul
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Ramadaan truce sees Taliban militants pose for selfies in Kabul

Afghan Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said in a telephone interview that he could not confirm Fazlullah's death because of the remoteness of the area but also because Afghanistan's Taliban are not pre...More..

5 immigrants killed, several injured after SUV fleeing Border Patrol crashes
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

5 immigrants killed, several injured after SUV fleeing Border Patrol crashes

Boyd said the driver of the SUV survived and was taken into custody. "We've seen this many, many times and not only in this county but other counties along the border", he said. Most of the occupants were bel...More..

Giuliani suggests Trump may pardon Manafort after Mueller's probe
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Giuliani suggests Trump may pardon Manafort after Mueller's probe

Rudy Giuliani told voters at a campaign rally in NY on Saturday that they have to put an end to the "possibility of a ridiculous impeachment" of President Donald Trump . "We would like to see it limited to ...More..

Taxi driver crashes into group of World Cup fans in Russian Federation
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Taxi driver crashes into group of World Cup fans in Russian Federation

Police said seven people had been injured but Russian news agencies quoted the city's health department as saying eight people were hurt. The vehicle comes to a stop after hitting a street sign. "I do not know ...More..

Majority say 'too early to tell' if North Korea summit a success
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Majority say 'too early to tell' if North Korea summit a success

Actually, I think sarcasm is one thing reporters do understand. Here's what we get: "everything". Trump and Kim declared in a joint text following the summit their commitment toward complete denuclearization ...More..

Trump Says It's 'Possible' He'll Meet With Putin This Summer
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Trump Says It's 'Possible' He'll Meet With Putin This Summer

While speaking with reporters, Trump also appeared to blame former President Barack Obama for Russia's annexation of Crimea from Ukraine in 2014. But Putin in 2014 alarmed world leaders after moving troop...More..

by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Several dead in vehicle crash near Texas border

This article be updated as more details become available. All of the people killed were immigrants. The passenger, also believed to be a US citizen, is now in custody. 'We've seen this many, many times, in no...More..

‘Upskirting to be a criminal offence in UK
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

‘Upskirting to be a criminal offence in UK

Campaigner Gina Martin , who started an online campaign to outlaw upskirting previous year, said in a statement posted to Twitter that she was "extremely upset and disappointed " but remained positive. C...More..

Merkel believes refugee issue needs European solution-spokesman
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Merkel believes refugee issue needs European solution-spokesman

A day after the Austrian chancellor, Sebastian Kurz , called on an " axis of the willing " to tackle the EU's migration impasse, Pope Francis also weighed in to the debate, demanding more global cooperation on...More..

Lawmaker urges Russian women to be vigilant with WCup fans
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Lawmaker urges Russian women to be vigilant with WCup fans

AsiaOne website reports that Pletneva said the World Cup hosted by Russian Federation could mean "there will be young women who meet someone and then give birth". Tamara Pletnyova, a lawmaker in the Communi...More..

Palestine welcomes UN General Assembly resolution
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Palestine welcomes UN General Assembly resolution

In fact, the Security Council has failed repeatedly when trying to solve the Palestinian issue because, in a certain way, Israel relies on the right to veto enjoyed by one of the permanent members of that body:...More..

One dead and 20 injured in shooting at NJ arts festival
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

One dead and 20 injured in shooting at NJ arts festival

Of those injured, 16 were treated for gunshot wounds and four for other types of injuries, said Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo Onofri. Authorities say that about 1,000 people were in the area when the shooti...More..

Govt Confirms TTP Leader Killed In Kunar Drone Strike
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Govt Confirms TTP Leader Killed In Kunar Drone Strike

His headquarters was just over the border with Afghanistan in Kunar. KABUL , Afghanistan A US drone strike in northeastern Kunar province killed Pakistan Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah, the insurgent l...More..

by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

2,000 families separated at United States border in six weeks

Brane says that may also discourage children from giving all the information that they are aware of to the social workers and the employees who are trying to reunify them. The process can take several weeks. Ye...More..

Sanders And Reporters Spar Over Bible Comments During Daily Press Briefing
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Sanders And Reporters Spar Over Bible Comments During Daily Press Briefing

Sanders had no good reply, insisting she wasn't aware of Jeff Sessions's comments. The policy change was reportedly meant to act as a deterrent to immigrants from crossing the border illegally as the Trump a...More..

Trump’s ex-campaign manager Paul Manafort sent to jail ahead of trial
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Trump’s ex-campaign manager Paul Manafort sent to jail ahead of trial

Assistant Attorney Mimi Rocah. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson of the District of Columbia, who ordered the incarceration Friday, said she had made a decision to take this step because less drast...More..

Trump sued for illegal use of charity funds
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Trump sued for illegal use of charity funds

Trump or his businesses to nonprofits, regardless of their goal or legality", said Barbara D. Underwood, New York's attorney general, who has been on her job little over a month. Eric Schneiderman". The Ne...More..

New bilateral accord on Macedonia's name opens its door to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation membership
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

New bilateral accord on Macedonia's name opens its door to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation membership

The deal is expected to be signed by the two countries' foreign ministers this weekend. If it passes Macedonian President Gjorge Ivanov will need to ratify it. "You, Slavs from Skopje through the centuries, you...More..

Sessions, White House Cite Biblical Support for Border Family Separation
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Sessions, White House Cite Biblical Support for Border Family Separation

The CBS late-night host began by noting that Father's Day is this weekend. "Now usually for me to talk about a news story on this show, especially a tragic one , it has to be something that everybody's alrea...More..

Fireball whisky covers interstate after big rigs crash
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Fireball whisky covers interstate after big rigs crash

The Arkansas Department of Transportation tweeted that they would be "working this for a while", and included a picture of the Fireball Whisky scattered across the roadway. It's not the first time a crash has l...More..

Afghan soldiers, Taliban exchange hugs, make selfies on Eid after unprecedented ceasefire
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Afghan soldiers, Taliban exchange hugs, make selfies on Eid after unprecedented ceasefire

An offshoot of the Islamic State , which has had a foothold in the province and has been behind some of the deadliest recent attacks there, claimed responsibility for the attack outside the provincial capital ...More..

Missing woman found inside Python's stomach in Indonesia
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Missing woman found inside Python's stomach in Indonesia

The body of an Indonesian woman was cut from the belly of a 23-foot python after it devoured her, officials have confirmed. When her family went to look for her, they found only her belongings in the garden, ...More..

'Antsy and bored' Trump almost left Kim summit in peril, report says
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

'Antsy and bored' Trump almost left Kim summit in peril, report says

Among Trump's most vocal supporters is Secretary of State Mike Pompeo , who led negotiations with Pyongyang to set up the summit and will hold talks with the North to work out vital details of the deal. "A...More..

A year on, horrific Grenfell Tower fire haunts Britain
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

A year on, horrific Grenfell Tower fire haunts Britain

Clarrie Mendy, who organised the service, prayed for strength and help coming to terms with the knowledge that "72 angels ascended into your heavenly realm on the 14th of June 2017". Despite the support, reside...More..