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United States sanctions six Venezuelan security officials over blocking aid

United States sanctions six Venezuelan security officials over blocking aid

The government of disputed President Nicolas Maduro has refused to recognize that there is a humanitarian crisis in the country and is not permitting aid from the United States to enter the country,...

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United States seeks UN vote for new Venezuela election and needed aid

United States seeks UN vote for new Venezuela election and needed aid

The United Nations Security Council is due to vote on Thursday on rival US and Russian draft resolutions on Venezuela, diplomats said, with Washington's proposal calling for free and fair presidential...

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Kim talks break down after dispute over sanctions

Kim talks break down after dispute over sanctions

The White House on Thursday said that negotiations with North Korea will continue, although no schedule was offered. "President Reagan took that approach with the Soviets at Reykjavik and in the...

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India demands Pakistan release pilot as Kashmir crisis intensifies

India demands Pakistan release pilot as Kashmir crisis intensifies

India had earlier demanded the immediate release of the Indian MiG-21 Bison pilot - who shot down a Pakistani F-16 - and ruled out talks on the issue, saying Pakistan can not use it as a deal. Air C...

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Indigenous politicians split on support for Wilson-Raybould

Indigenous politicians split on support for Wilson-Raybould

SNC-Lavalin heavily lobbied the government to settle the corruption case out of court. Wilson-Raybould says Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and others brought up concerns that such prosecution wou...

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Netanyahu corruption charges: decision is expected today

Netanyahu corruption charges: decision is expected today

The attorney general said he meant to indict Netanyahu, 69, for bribery, fraud and breach of trust in that case. Netanyahu, who is seeking a fourth consecutive term, denies any wrongdoing . In a ...

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Akali Dal, BJP to fight Punjab Lok Sabha polls together: Amit Shah

Akali Dal, BJP to fight Punjab Lok Sabha polls together: Amit Shah

Opposition parties slammed both the BJP and Modi for going ahead with the event at a time when an Indian Air Force pilot was in Pakistan's custody. The NDA rally at Patna on March 03 will serve as ...

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Pakistan PM calls for dialogue with India after jets shot down

Pakistan PM calls for dialogue with India after jets shot down

A statement from Pakistan International Airlines, said , "Attention!" Due to our high state of readiness and alertness, Pakistan's attempts were foiled successfully. But while India said a large nu...

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Pakistan tension: Airport shutdowns affect worldwide flights

Pakistan tension: Airport shutdowns affect worldwide flights

Emirates, Qatar Airways, Etihad, flydubai, Gulf Air and SriLankan Airlines suspended services to Pakistan and flight tracking portals showed Singapore Airlines , British Airways and others were for...

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Labour says it will back call for second Brexit referendum

Labour says it will back call for second Brexit referendum

The Labour MP made an emotional plea to the Prime Minister calling on her to vote against no-deal Brexit . Three junior government ministers write in Tuesday's Daily Mail that they will vote with...

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Top Vatican cleric Cardinal George Pell convicted of child sex crimes

Top Vatican cleric Cardinal George Pell convicted of child sex crimes

The victim, who has not been identified, claimed that Pell made him perform oral sex on him after catching them sneaking into the priest's sacristy in December, 1996. Pell's case has caused consternat...

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McConnell won't 'handicap' Senate border vote

McConnell won't 'handicap' Senate border vote

At least two other Republican senators, Susan Collins and Lisa Murkowski, have told the media they are likely to vote for the measure. Hurd, whose district spans more than 800 miles of the U.S. If all...

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India Attacks Pakistan: Air Force Crosses Border, 'Bombs Terror Camp' In Balakot

India Attacks Pakistan: Air Force Crosses Border, 'Bombs Terror Camp' In Balakot

He said the governor also expressed sympathy and solidarity with family members of Thakur. Another one of the aircraft, of which the Indian Air Force only has two, was spotted over the country's...

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R. Kelly Posted Bail, Due for Release

R. Kelly Posted Bail, Due for Release

In arguing for bail within the singer's ability to pay, Greenberg told a judge over the weekend that Kelly is not wealthy despite decades of success creating hit songs. Defense attorney Steve Greenbe...

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Iran says it made successful submarine missile launch in Gulf war games

Iran says it made successful submarine missile launch in Gulf war games

U.S. President Donald Trump in May withdrew from a landmark 2015 deal to curb Iran's nuclear program and reimposed sanctions on Tehran . The Velayat war games were one of several annual demonstra...

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Atlas Air confirms 3 deaths in Houston 767 crash, 2 bodies recovered

Atlas Air confirms 3 deaths in Houston 767 crash, 2 bodies recovered

Flight 3591 lost radio contact with air traffic controllers some 48km to the southeast of Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport, where it was scheduled to land. "We're looking for a lost ai...

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Winter Storm Warning for Willamette Valley

Winter Storm Warning for Willamette Valley

Although Saturday night's storm is behind us, more snow could be on the way before February is over. Snowfall rates of 1 to 2 inches an hour and strong north winds Saturday created risky travel ...

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Shamima Begum's father says he is on the government's side

Shamima Begum's father says he is on the government's side

They also asked for assistance in bringing her newborn baby to the UK. Speaking to The Sunday Telegraph in the al-Hol camp in Syria, the 19-year-old from east London said she might have been abl...

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Winter weather advisory calls for it all News Extra 0 comments

Winter weather advisory calls for it all News Extra 0 comments

Add to that an Environment Canada "weather statement" just mentioning there's a risk of freezing overnight as the temperature slips to a low of 8 C before climbing steadily to hit an expected -3 C by ...

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USA wants end of Pakistan-India tensions

USA wants end of Pakistan-India tensions

In the wake of the Pulwama attack, India had reportedly been pressuring the FATF to take strict action against Pakistan . He said India was planning to build projects on three rivers flowing ...

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