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Imran Khan elected prime minister of Pakistan

Imran Khan elected prime minister of Pakistan

Imran Khan , whose party swept the July 25 general election and commanded the loyalty of a majority of lawmakers in the Lower House of the Parliament, will take oath of the office on Saturday. He dr...

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DC mayor says she got through to Trump on parade

DC mayor says she got through to Trump on parade

A United States official told AFP yesterday the planning estimate had soared as high as $ 92 million , though no final figure has been reached. On Friday, President Donald Trump cancelled a mi...

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee no more, confirms AIIMS | Former Prime Minister was 93

Atal Bihari Vajpayee no more, confirms AIIMS | Former Prime Minister was 93

He retired from politics in 2005 and suffered a stroke in 2009. Prime Minister Narendra Modi was among the mourners who walked under a hot sun behind a flower-decked gun carriage carrying Vajpayee's...

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John Brennan's Security Clearance is Revoked

John Brennan's Security Clearance is Revoked

Instead, Brennan was appointed Deputy National Security Advisor, a position which did not require Senate confirmation. Brennan responded, "It's astounding how often you fail to live up to minimum st...

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North, South Korea to hold talks before possible Pyongyang summit

North, South Korea to hold talks before possible Pyongyang summit

Ri Son Gwon, the head of the North Korean delegation, told pool reporters at the end of the talks that officials agreed on a specific date for the summit in Pyongyang sometime within September, but ...

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French rescue vessel Aquarius stranded again, seeks port

French rescue vessel Aquarius stranded again, seeks port

He added the rescue was co-ordinated by the Libyan coastguard and that the vessel is now in Maltese waters. The Aquarius , rented by the SOS Mediterranee NGO and managed in partnership with Doctors...

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Floods close airport in Indian tourist hotspot of Kerala

Floods close airport in Indian tourist hotspot of Kerala

Rail services from Thiruvananthapuram have been suspended as the water level is steadily increasing. But this year's downpour and subsequent flooding have been cited as the worst in the state in a...

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Twitter suspends Alex Jones for a week for inciting violence

Twitter suspends Alex Jones for a week for inciting violence

The Infowars Twitter account remains unaffected. The microblogging site said it had asked Jones late Tuesday to delete the tweet that contained a video, which according to a company spokesman ha...

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Turkey, Russia come closer amid common tension with US

Turkey, Russia come closer amid common tension with US

Washington warned more economic pressures may be in store for Turkey if it refuses to release Brunson, a White House official said on Tuesday. Turkey and Qatar have traditionally maintained good t...

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No NAFTA deal without Canada: Quebec chief negotiator

No NAFTA deal without Canada: Quebec chief negotiator

President Trump had harsher words for Canada though, stating that "Canada must wait". "Oftentimes, when you have to compromise with a whole bunch of countries, you get the worst of the deals", Kudlow...

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FBI Fires Peter Strzok, Who Sent Anti-Trump Text Messages

FBI Fires Peter Strzok, Who Sent Anti-Trump Text Messages

The FBI had no immediate comment. After leaving Mueller's investigation, Strzok was reassigned to human resources but was still employed by the bureau. His texts were criticised by the Justice Departm...

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Trump in new Omarosa tape: "Nobody even told me about it"

Gidley said. She begged me for a job, tears in her eyes, I said Ok. And she says Manigault Newman's decision to share the recording during a Sunday television appearance to promote her new book "f...

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Too late, Chamisa missed deadline to Challenge Mnangagwa: Lawyers

Too late, Chamisa missed deadline to Challenge Mnangagwa: Lawyers

The president-elect who is to be sworn into office this weekend and his party, Zanu-PF, have welcomed the court action. "If [the judges] think the evidence is weak they could throw the case out fair...

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Cal Fire Mechanic Killed In Crash On Way To Battle Carr Fire

Cal Fire Mechanic Killed In Crash On Way To Battle Carr Fire

The fire is named for Holy Jim Canyon, where it erupted Monday and burned a dozen cabins. Shannon Hicks, 59, defied an evacuation order and watched in awe as firefighters faced down a storm of flame...

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Argentina's Senate rejects bill to legalize abortion

Argentina's Senate rejects bill to legalize abortion

Argentina's senators on Thursday voted against legalizing abortion in the homeland of Pope Francis , dashing the hopes of women's rights groups after the bill was approved by the legislature's l...

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Washington, DC Officials Prepare for Upcoming Nationalist Rally a Year After Charlottesville

Washington, DC Officials Prepare for Upcoming Nationalist Rally a Year After Charlottesville

Members of 40 anti-racism groups plan to protest near Lafayette Square . "It couldn't have possibly been worse than Charlottesville - they weren't just incompetent, they were malicious", Kessler ...

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Russian Federation denounces new U.S. sanctions

Russian Federation denounces new U.S. sanctions

The Russian top diplomat stressed that "since the Salisbury incident, neither the U.S. nor Great Britain nor any other country have presented a single fact to prove these allegations". The official sa...

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3 dead, 11 injured in rocket launches, airstrikes in Israel and Gaza

3 dead, 11 injured in rocket launches, airstrikes in Israel and Gaza

What outraged the Israeli side is the BBC's "deliberate lying", while not mentioning the fact that the Israeli bombing was triggered by the rockets fired from Gaza toward southern Israel as the Is...

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Iran's foreign minister says 'no one trusts America' anymore

Iran's foreign minister says 'no one trusts America' anymore

In a tweet on Tuesday addressed to Donald Trump , Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the world is "sick and exhausted of USA unilateralism". "I am asking for WORLD PEACE, nothing les...

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Twitter CEO: Alex Jones 'hasn’t violated our rules'

Twitter CEO: Alex Jones 'hasn’t violated our rules'

To see more from Doc, visit his channel on TheBlaze and listen live to "The Morning Blaze with Doc Thompson" weekdays 6 a.m. - 9 a.m. ET, only on TheBlaze Radio Network . "We believe in representin...

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