• Parliament hack: 90 email accounts compromised as hackers target 'weak passwords'
Parliament hack: 90 email accounts compromised as hackers target 'weak passwords'

Security experts speculate that the Russian government was behind the cyber attack against the United Kingdom parliament over the weekend, in which 90 email accounts belonging to MPs were breached. Security agents believe that a foreign government, rather than a criminal group, carried out the attack, and that only Russia, China, North Korea or Ira...

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  • No sign of DUP limbo ending as Arlene Foster departs
No sign of DUP limbo ending as Arlene Foster departs

Michelle O'Neill, Sinn Fein's leader in Northern Ireland , said any deal between the Conservatives and the DUP "cannot be allowed to undermine" the province's peace accords. The Good Friday Agreement or Belfast Agreement, was a major political development in the Northern Ireland peace process of the 1990s. Having failed to secure an ou...

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  • Killing of Muslim teen being probed as road rage incident
Killing of Muslim teen being probed as road rage incident

The department that they would pursue any new information that indicated Hassanen had been targeted for her race or religion. "He hit my daughter, in her head", said Hassanen . He said he was not particularly interested in knowing why his daughter was attacked or whether it could be considered a hate crime. "Why kill my daughter?" "We'd lik...

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  • UAE's Gargash says Qatar isolation could last for years
UAE's Gargash says Qatar isolation could last for years

Ankara is at the forefront of efforts to defuse a diplomatic crisis that led Saudi Arabia , UAE and Bahrain , as well as Egypt and other countries, to sever ties with Qatar, which is a strong ally of Ankara. Qatar long has denied that. "There's very few Qatari companies doing business in Saudi, UAE, Bahrain". Hosting the headquarters for the ...

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  • Modi greets nation on Eid-ul-Fitr
Modi greets nation on Eid-ul-Fitr

The Iftar dinners were typically attended by prominent members of the Muslim community as well as members of the Congress and diplomats from Muslim countries. Trump's Eid statement heavily differs from his earlier message when he wished Muslims a "joyful" Ramadan. Trump's decision not to hold an event comes after he released a controversial sta...

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  • Ensure Pupils Return to School After Eid - Muslim Parents Urged
Ensure Pupils Return to School After Eid - Muslim Parents Urged

The holiday celebrates the conclusion of the 29 or 30 days of dawn-to-sunset fasting during the entire month of Ramadan (the 9 month of the Islamic calendar). "So we are encouraging parents to also help us and encourage their wards to go to school after the Eid day". As the two don't align, the Islamic dates move back by 11 days each year.

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  • Recreational boat with 150 aboard sinks near Colombian city
Recreational boat with 150 aboard sinks near Colombian city

Soldiers and rescue workers flat at the site where a ferry sank in a reservoir in Guatape , Colombia , Sunday, June 25, 2017 . Authorities have confirmed that at least nine people have lost their lives after a tourist boat sank near the city of Medellin .

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  • Remnants of Tropical Depression Cindy threaten United States southeast with flooding
Remnants of Tropical Depression Cindy threaten United States southeast with flooding

Not much rain is expected during the day Friday, but Storm Team 4 says the chance for showers and thunderstorms will increase steadily over the course of the day, with any effects from Cindy likely to hit Saturday . A helicopter crew lowered a pump to the ship, which the trawler crew used to keep the boat from sinking, the Coast Guard said. Louis...

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  • Adviser says Obama tried to get Warmbier back
Adviser says Obama tried to get Warmbier back

Dr. Doug Pugar, of Dayton Center for Neurological Disorders, said even losing just a quarter-sized section of brain matter can lead to function loss. The American college student returned Tuesday to the United States after 17 months in detention.

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  • Modi Meets with Top US Executives
Modi Meets with Top US Executives

Modi, in his almost 50-minute address in Hindi to the diaspora, outlined the achievements of his government in the past three years, including introduction of social benefits like the direct benefit transfer scheme, subsidy removal, opening of bank accounts, technological advancement in areas ranging from space to agriculture and opening a number o...

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  • Pulse nightclub victims honored on 1-year anniversary of tragedy
Pulse nightclub victims honored on 1-year anniversary of tragedy

Police shot and killed Mateen during the massacre. It is followed by another midday service at the nightclub, and an evening gathering in the heart of downtown Orlando. Sunday night, hundreds of people marched in Dallas to remember those lost in the shooting. The Pulse nightclub itself has since been surrounded by various tributes, and will now...

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  • North Korea calls Donald Trump a 'psychopath' following death of Otto Warmbier
North Korea calls Donald Trump a 'psychopath' following death of Otto Warmbier

Department of State learned he had fallen into a coma after contracting botulism . North Korea said on Friday the death of USA university student Otto Warmbier soon after his return home was a " mystery " and dismissed accusations that he had died because of torture and beating during his captivity as "groundless".

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  • Look Out United States: North Korea's Women are Coming To Get You
Look Out United States: North Korea's Women are Coming To Get You

One of her first assignments was believed to be identifying and sending back other North Koreans who had fled the country to China and were trying to defect to South Korea . South Korea began developing Hyunmoo-2 after a 2012 agreement with its ally, the United States, to increase the range of its weapons to 800 kilometers (500 miles) and raise t...

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  • Thousands turn out for funeral for student jailed in N Korea
Thousands turn out for funeral for student jailed in N Korea

North Korea claims it is the " biggest victim " after sending an American college student imprisoned for over a year home in a coma, from which he never awoke. "We relied on this false premise they would treat Otto fairly and let him go, I think the results speak for themselves". About 2,500 mourners lined up early on Thursday morning at Wyomin...

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  • Militants executing civilians as Marawi siege enters 4th week
Militants executing civilians as Marawi siege enters 4th week

Mr Cayetano also said the militants had planned to take over at least two or three cities in Mindanao . However, the Philippines' relations with the US-a traditional ally and former colonial power-have been strained since Duterte took office and began distancing himself from Washington.

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  • Philippine army halts counter-terrorist op in Marawi for Muslim holiday
Philippine army halts counter-terrorist op in Marawi for Muslim holiday

A cadaver of a civilian killed by the terrorists was also recovered. He said government forces are still getting information that Omar Maute, one of the two co-founders of the group, is still in the war zone. "Okay sila kahit ilang oras" (They agreed to whatever time is needed), said the emissary, a prominent personality in Lanao del Sur, who h...

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  • Congress hits back at PM Modi for Emergency remark
Congress hits back at PM Modi for Emergency remark

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today remembered the Emergency imposed on 25th June in 1975, saying "such a black night" can not be forgotten, and underlined the need for eternal vigilance to preserve democracy. "But you will be happy to know that all the Muslim brothers and sisters, on the occasion of Ramzan , returned the amount of about Rs 17 ...

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  • Global Pact on Environmental Rights to be Presented to UN
Global Pact on Environmental Rights to be Presented to UN

Schwarzenegger has spoken critically of Trump in the past, posting a video message in early June that castigated the president's move to pull the USA from the groundbreaking 2015 Paris climate accord, according to the Washington Times. Macron, a centrist who was elected on May 7, designated Philippe , a conservative, to head a government gatheri...

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  • Malan leads England to series win
Malan leads England to series win

Dawid Malan smashed 78 off 44 balls on debut to help England secure a 19-run victory against South Africa in their third Twenty20 match on Sunday and win the three-match series 2-1. Two more quick wickets fell and while a stand of 54 between Mangaliso Mosehle (36) and Andile Phehlukwayo (27 not out) restored some respectability, England's...

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  • Senator Schatz speaks out on Senate health care bill
Senator Schatz speaks out on Senate health care bill

Collins said she is also concerned about a provision to block federal funding for Planned Parenthood. What has gone wrong in the hearts of so many Republicans in Congress? Schatz says the bill will destroy Medicaid, stripping millions of Americans of health coverage.

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