• Pope Francis and Aung San Suu Kyi avoid Rohingya crisis discussion
Pope Francis and Aung San Suu Kyi avoid Rohingya crisis discussion

The Pope's speech afterward also did not include any mention of the plight of the 600,000 Rohingya who have fled their homes in Myanmar's Rakhine State to Bangladesh since August, to escape what the United Nations describes as " ethnic cleansing " by Burmese security forces.

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  • We are committed to overall development of India without discrimination : PM Modi
We are committed to overall development of India without discrimination : PM Modi

After the flagging off ceremony, PM Modi took a ride in the newly-inaugurated metro rail along with Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao and other officials. Rao said that number of coaches could be increased to six relying on the traffic. The Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) will start feeder services for the metro from...

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  • United Kingdom hails new royal couple as country awaits wedding details
United Kingdom hails new royal couple as country awaits wedding details

Mr Knauf added that the couple were "grateful to the Queen for granting permission for the use of the Chapel". The American actress, who will become a senior HRH on marrying into the royals, also intends to become a British citizen . The actress will not continue her work on gender with the United Nations or with other organisations, but will in...

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  • White House Considering Ban on Personal Cell Phones of Staffers
White House Considering Ban on Personal Cell Phones of Staffers

The White House computer network already blocks employees from accessing certain websites, including Gmail and Google Hangouts, meaning that without personal devices officials could be cut off from their personal email accounts throughout work day.

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  • Hariri says Hezbollah must remain neutral to ensure Lebanon moves forward
Hariri says Hezbollah must remain neutral to ensure Lebanon moves forward

Hezbollah denies playing a military role in Yemen but has fighters in both Iraq and Syria. "In a politically motivated and targeted move, and by levelling utterly baseless and false accusations against Iran, the U.S.is trying, as always, to deflect the attention of people and the global community from the inhumane crimes committed by the coalitio...

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  • Russian Fighter Intercepts US Reconaissance Aircraft over Black Sea
Russian Fighter Intercepts US Reconaissance Aircraft over Black Sea

The incident occurred last Saturday, when Russian radio-surveillance media identified a SU-30 to prevent violation of its borders, explained the same source. "Unsafe actions have the potential to cause serious harm and injury to all air crews involved", Baldanza told the outlet. USA and Russian aircraft often have encounters in the region, some...

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  • Pakistan capital tense as military silent on protests
Pakistan capital tense as military silent on protests

At least one policeman was killed and scores of others and protesters were injured after the police and paramilitary troops on Saturday stormed a sit-in by religious groups at a major entry point to Islamabad that had been blocked for 20 days.

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  • Drama unfolds as Trump launches Capitol Hill tax blitz
Drama unfolds as Trump launches Capitol Hill tax blitz

The House would repeal the individual deduction for medical expenses and limit the home mortgage-interest deduction to future loans under $500,000 - provisions that aren't in the Senate bill. Johnson said he voted to approve the measure "based on the progress" in recent days. The president was having lunch with some members of the Senate Finance ...

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  • Michael Flynn's attorney reportedly meets with special counsel team
Michael Flynn's attorney reportedly meets with special counsel team

On Thanksgiving, The New York Times reported that Flynn's lawyers had stopped discussing the special counsel's investigation with White House lawyers. Congressional Democrats have also told ABC News that Flynn hid information about overseas trips and contacts with foreign officials when applying for his security clearance.

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  • Trumps to celebrate traditional White House Christmas
Trumps to celebrate traditional White House Christmas

Wearing a winter white dress with cape-like sleeves and gold-toned heels, Mrs. Trump descended a staircase from the residence to the Grand Foyer and spent a few minutes taking in the ballerinas before she joined a group of children making paper wreaths and other decorations in the State Dining Room.

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  • Ivanka Trump keeps 18 hours reserved for site seeing, shopping in Hyderabad
Ivanka Trump keeps 18 hours reserved for site seeing, shopping in Hyderabad

Trump's arrival at the hotel while traffic moved smoothly through the area. This is the eighth edition of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit , where entrepreneurs, investors, and supporters from around the world will gather. Ivanka will also be part of a discussion on increasing women in the workforce through skills training, education, and me...

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  • Merkel ally sees repeat coalition with SPD as 'best option'
Merkel ally sees repeat coalition with SPD as 'best option'

German Chancellor Angela Merkel yesterday took a conciliatory tone towards the Social Democrats, or SPD, as she invited them to begin talks on securing a stable government capable of tackling the challenges facing Europe's biggest economy .

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  • European Union to renew glyphosate licence, ignoring concerns
European Union to renew glyphosate licence, ignoring concerns

Nine countries voted against the five-year licence, while one country abstained and the other eighteen countries voted in favour. Germany put its weight behind the extension, a move that divided the caretaker government in Berlin and could have repercussions on Chancellor Angela Merkel's negotiations to form a grand coalition between her conserva...

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  • Trump has no plans to campaign for Moore in Alabama
Trump has no plans to campaign for Moore in Alabama

Senate is a Schumer/Pelosi puppet who is WEAK on Crime, WEAK on the Border, Bad for our Military and our great Vets, Bad for our 2nd Amendment, AND WANTS TO RAISES TAXES TO THE SKY". The ad does not describe the allegations against the 70-year-old Moore. Zac McCrary, an Alabama-based Democratic pollster, said Jones must focus on issues that cross...

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  • Jays earn No. 9, will host
Jays earn No. 9, will host

The winners of the two matches will play Saturday . Florida State (18-10) vs. Washington State (17-15), 2:30 p.m. After missing the postseason past year, Illinois, coach by Chris Tamas, got an at-large bid and will play Hawaii on Friday in Seattle.

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  • Trump calls Elizabeth Warren 'Pocahontas' while hosting Native American war heroes event
Trump calls Elizabeth Warren 'Pocahontas' while hosting Native American war heroes event

President Donald Trump (R) greets members of the Native American code talkers during an event in the Oval Office of the White House, on November 27, 2017 in Washington, DC. Trump delights in rolling out this nickname for her at every opportunity. Mr Brown pressed Ms Warren to release more information about how she described her heritage to po...

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  • Eau Claire family seeks out the ideal Christmas tree
Eau Claire family seeks out the ideal Christmas tree

Coleman's Christmas Tree Farm is located at 550 Silver Run Road just outside Middletown. "But what they're actually allergic to is the stuff in the trees". "The first year we were hungry", laughed Chris Nucifora. Before placing the tree on the vehicle, make sure all loose branches are secured and consider using a blanket to protect the finish of ...

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  • Gun background check requests hit record high on Black Friday, FBI says
Gun background check requests hit record high on Black Friday, FBI says

Last week the Department of Justice ordered a review of the background check system to determine whether law enforcement agencies are properly reporting crimes to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Sessions cited the November 5 shooting at a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas , as proof that "relevant information may not be getting reported ...

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  • Major US Massage Chain Hit With Sexual Assault Scandal
Major US Massage Chain Hit With Sexual Assault Scandal

The Buzzfeed report highlights the story of a Pennsylvania-based customer, Susan Ingram, who said she was sexually assaulted in May 2015 by a massage therapist named James Deiter. "I endured a long, humiliating, and painful trial, and the massage therapist was convicted of a felony sexual assault". According to the company, their therapists ha...

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  • IN teacher caught on video allegedly snorting cocaine in classroom
IN teacher caught on video allegedly snorting cocaine in classroom

The English teacher was allegedly caught doing drugs after students filmed her with a phone from outside the classroom, according to Fox 32 Chicago . Footage of the incident, of course, spread quite quickly on social media. School administrators confirmed that police had taken action against a teacher but declined to provide further detail.

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