• Senate's version of health care plan is very bad
Senate's version of health care plan is very bad

When it comes to managing Republicans' best interests, Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, the majority leader, rarely loses. "This bill , that's now in front of the United States Senate is not the answer". The bill also seems unlikely to stabilize insurance markets, even though their current instability is one of the main Republican talkin...

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  • Zuckerberg celebrates his first iftar dinner with Somali refugees
Zuckerberg celebrates his first iftar dinner with Somali refugees

While there are already more than 1 billion members of groups on Facebook , Zuckerberg says only 100 million of those users are now in what he calls "meaningful groups", which are online communities that play somewhat significant roles in the lives of their members.

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  • Captain (r) Safdar appears before Panama JIT
Captain (r) Safdar appears before Panama JIT

According to details, the JIT had asked Malik to bring over a report on the past investigation into the Hudaibiya Paper Mills. He said that the PML-N government had shown its reservations on the two members of JIT and claimed that the members had forced Tariq Shafi to change his statement.

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  • Iranian security forces kill mastermind of Tehran terror attacks
Iranian security forces kill mastermind of Tehran terror attacks

Analysts suggest that the twin attacks in Iran by IS, whose members are largely Sunni , reflect the shrinkage of the group's "caliphate" in Syria and Iraq under diverse pressure from Shiite militias and airstrikes by a US-led coalition. as Iranians counter terror backed by USA clients". "We obey Allah and His Messenger, and we are fighting f...

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  • Mexico coach sorry for cursing on camera in win
Mexico coach sorry for cursing on camera in win

Portugal's opening day draw with Mexico in Kazan, and Mexico's narrow win over New Zealand in Sochi, means the two teams are the joint group leaders and level on four points, with only the group winners and runners-up advancing to the semifinal stage.

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  • CNN brings courtroom sketch artist to White House press briefing
CNN brings courtroom sketch artist to White House press briefing

In recent weeks, Trump has expressed his dark discontent with Spicer by replacing him with Sarah Huckabee Sanders at the White House daily briefings-the way Casey Stengel used to platoon Moose Skowron and Joe Collins at first base. Since cameras are not permitted inside the White House Press room, they made a decision to cover the briefing in t...

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  • Tory-DUP deal:
Tory-DUP deal: "we have a lot in common", says Tory MP

Meanwhile, the DUP is a political liability for the role of the British government as an arbiter of the Good Friday agreement. It wasn't until the Irish Republican Army (IRA) and its political wing, Sinn Fein, as well as representatives from the government of the Republic of Ireland, finally reached a peace agreement, i.e.

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  • Rep. Steve Scalise Transferred Out of the ICU
Rep. Steve Scalise Transferred Out of the ICU

The F.B.I. said that Mr. Hodgkinson was carrying a military-style rifle and a handgun. Most visits were between 6 and 7am. He began shooting at the lawmakers just after 7am. Majority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise (R-La.) was shot in the hip and suffered damage to bones and internal organs. It is a dramatic turnaround for the 51-year-old represent...

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  • Soccer coach Guardiola leads Catalan independence rally
Soccer coach Guardiola leads Catalan independence rally

His promise followed a vote in the Catalonian parliament in favor of a second referendum on leaving Spain. "We have tried to reach an agreement 18 times and the answer has always been "no". Though, the latest polls suggest that most Catalans support the holding of a referendum similar to the one held by Scotland in 2014 - the main difference bein...

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  • India set to get 22 unarmed Guardian naval drones from US
India set to get 22 unarmed Guardian naval drones from US

Sources say there is some concern in the State Department that if India were to get the surveillance drones New Delhi would renew its push to acquire armed drones, which its military has eyed ever since they were deployed by USA forces against militants in Pakistan.

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  • Tom Price's former House seat remains in Republican hands
Tom Price's former House seat remains in Republican hands

As Dave Weigel wrote in the Washington Post , " The ad strategy, and the campaign visit from Republicans such as House Speaker Paul Ryan, have had nearly nothing to say about what Republicans were working on in Washington ".

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  • European Union leaders meet in Brussels for summit on security, Brexit and trade
European Union leaders meet in Brussels for summit on security, Brexit and trade

Responding to a call from Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond for the U.K.to be allowed a transition period when it leaves the EU in 2019, Barnier said that while he too favored such an approach, European courts would be in charge of checking Britain wasn't breaking the rules.

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  • Brussels attacker was carrying nail bomb that failed to detonate properly
Brussels attacker was carrying nail bomb that failed to detonate properly

Police in Belgium have raided the home of the attack suspect who was killed at the Brussels Central Station and took bags full of evidence with them. Witnesses said the suspect shouted " Allahu Akbar " (God is Greatest) before setting off the blast, which triggered a small but intense fireball in the station's underground hall.

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  • Eight killed in Pakistan blast
Eight killed in Pakistan blast

Important government offices are located in the area where the explosion took place. Four of those killed were police officers, while nine security officials were among the wounded, said Fareed Sumalan, a doctor at the Civil Hospital. Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif said these cowardly attacks are a sign of growing frustration of terrorists wh...

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  • WB Govt. honoured with UN Public Service Award for Kanyashree Prakalpa
WB Govt. honoured with UN Public Service Award for Kanyashree Prakalpa

The project was launched in 2011 soon after Mamata Banerjee came to power and has helped more than 40 lakh female students in the state. The scheme was one among eight schemes chosen for the United Nations award from 552 applications from 62 countries.

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  • Blast in Pakistan's city of Quetta kills at least seven
Blast in Pakistan's city of Quetta kills at least seven

The Quetta blast took place outside the office of the police chief of Balochistan, a mineral-rich province that remains in global headlines for huge Chinese investment in the strategic China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project and separatist insurgency.

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  • Ossoff Outspends Handel, Then Bemoans Lack of Campaign Finance Reform
Ossoff Outspends Handel, Then Bemoans Lack of Campaign Finance Reform

Pelosi's defensive comments came as Democrats remained angry and divided after throwing some $30 million into a House race in Georgia on Tuesday, only to end up with a loss that wasn't even very close. "Well, the Special Elections are over and those that want to MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN are 5 and O!", Trump tweeted early Wednesday. Bloo...

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  • Egypt condemns London mosque attack
Egypt condemns London mosque attack

In a statement on behalf of the family, Osborne's nephew, 26-year-old Ellis Osborne, said: "We are massively shocked; it's unbelievable, it still hasn't really sunk in". Witnesses described hearing the van driver, who was detained by members of the public at the scene, shout: "I'm going to kill Muslims". They had been helping a man who had co...

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  • North Korea denies torturing or mistreatment of Otto Warmbier
North Korea denies torturing or mistreatment of Otto Warmbier

But doctors at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center in the US said on June 15 they could not find evidence he had contracted the rare disease, though they did find signs of a "severe neurological injury". "Although Warmbier was a criminal who committed a hostile act against the DPRK, we accepted the repeated requests of the present USA a...

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  • Another van attack: more terror death in London
Another van attack: more terror death in London

The statement from her office said her thoughts were with the injured, their loved ones and emergency services who responded to the scene. The BBC says Osborne, a father of four , is reportedly from the Cardiff, Wales, area. "It's madness. It is obviously sheer madness". Another vigil is planned for Tuesday. Imam Mohammed Mahmoud was hai...

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