• FM Zarif Congratulates World Muslims on Eid al-Fitr
FM Zarif Congratulates World Muslims on Eid al-Fitr

In Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia, residents said they hoped the spirit of Eid would overcome fears about rising militancy in the country with the largest number of Muslims. State Congress chief Ghulam Ahmad Mir greeted people on Eid and prayed for peace and prosperity of the State. Responding to the call of roots, thousands of people have alr...

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  • Israel PM hails Modi's visit as 'very significant'
Israel PM hails Modi's visit as 'very significant'

Padamshree media personality Sudhir Parikh, a medical doctor and long time community leader told PTI that India is moving forward under Modi's leadership. He added that India's surgical strikes in September previous year were proof that the country "practices restrain but can show power when needed". "When India conducted surgical strikes...

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  • Putin greets Russian Muslim believers on Eid al-Fitr
Putin greets Russian Muslim believers on Eid al-Fitr

The Ministry is organising " Eid Al Fitr Awareness and Cultural Celebrations" in a bid to provide a safer environment for expatriate communities' members and workers to celebrate Eid Al Fitr on 1st and 2nd days of Eid Al Fitr from 5pm to 10pm at Asian town (Car parking outside cricket stadium) in Doha Industrial area.

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  • Trump accuses Obama of Russia meddling claim inaction
Trump accuses Obama of Russia meddling claim inaction

While Trump wondered on Twitter Saturday if the Obama administration had not done more to counter Russian Federation because "t$3 hey didn't want to hurt Hillary", according to the Post , Obama's concerns may have been the opposite: The administration was hesitant to appear as though they were intervening in the election on Clinton's behal...

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  • Attorneys General Of Maryland And DC Sue Trump Over His Hotel
Attorneys General Of Maryland And DC Sue Trump Over His Hotel

The lawsuit , the first of its kind brought by government entities , was launched by Washington D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine and his Maryland counterpart Brian Frosh . Once the federal judge permits the case to progress, the first step will be to obtain Trump's personal returns copies to determine the level of his overseas business ...

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  • Disability advocates arrested during health care protest at McConnell's office
Disability advocates arrested during health care protest at McConnell's office

The AHCA would cap and cut Medicaid , something that would have severe repercussions for Americans with disabilities. They say in a statement that they are open to negotiation before the full Senate considers the measure. "They were literally carried from the space out to a separate area". Mr Oxford said Capitol Police began following the pr...

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  • Palestinians dismiss Daesh claim of Israel female officer killing
Palestinians dismiss Daesh claim of Israel female officer killing

In an online statement, ISIS said extremist fighters had targeted a "gathering of Jews", warning that "this attack will not be the last". The PLFP is a Marxist-Leninist group that broke away from the Arab Nationalist movement in the late 1960s and was credited with carrying out worldwide attacks, including plane hijackings, and in more recent t...

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  • Trumpcare Will Bring Chaos to Health Care Market
Trumpcare Will Bring Chaos to Health Care Market

Fox and Friends host Pete Hegseth asked Trump how he responds to a Facebook post from Barack Obama in which the former president said that, "small tweaks over the course of the next couple weeks, under the guise of making these bills easier to stomach, can not change the fundamental meanness at the core of this legislation".

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  • Sushma targets Meira using old video
Sushma targets Meira using old video

Swaraj had later said the Speaker did not "protect" her when a number of senior ministers raised a ruckus during the speech. The former Speaker is challenging NDA presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind in the presidential election, that seems to be more a fight of ideologies than numbers as Mr Kovind's election is virtually assured.

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  • Toronto Pride parade goes ahead without police in the parade
Toronto Pride parade goes ahead without police in the parade

March on Pride, organized by the local chapter of Black Lives Matter, was an alternative event to the annual parade that the group says is more welcoming to marginalized groups by blocking police and corporate involvement. Black Lives Matter said it had launched its objection to hold Pride answerable for its "anti-blackness". "We welcome and enco...

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  • Indian president condoles former German chancellor Helmut Kohl's death
Indian president condoles former German chancellor Helmut Kohl's death

The head of the International Monetary Fund is expressing sadness at the death of former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl . In the spring of 1945, after surviving a heavy Allied bombing of Berchtesgaden and its environs in the Bavarian Alps, where Hitler had a retreat, Mr.

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  • China's jailed Nobel Peace laureate granted medical parole
China's jailed Nobel Peace laureate granted medical parole

Hong Kong's Apple Daily, citing Mr Liu's lawyer Mo Shaoping , said the information came from Mr Liu's younger brother. The global community had been calling for years for the release of the 2010 Nobel victor. The prize infuriated the Chinese government and relations with Norway quickly deteriorated. "The Chinese authorities should immediately ...

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  • GST a game changer, PM invites US CEOs to invest in India
GST a game changer, PM invites US CEOs to invest in India

He also said that growth of separatism and transition of separatists to terrorists is most visible in Jammu and Kashmir . Some commentators have argued that Modi and Trump should have a natural affinity as political outsiders who have risen to power in part by castigating the traditional ruling elite on a nationalist platform.

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  • MISSILE TESTS: US pressures China to impose more sanctions on North Korea
MISSILE TESTS: US pressures China to impose more sanctions on North Korea

The European Union chose to take part in the efforts of ending the nuclear program of North Korea as their officials, together with those from South Korea and China , believe sanctions are not enough to persuade the Kim Jong Un-led country to stop their nuclear tests.

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  • Marker to Honor Virginia Couple Who Fought Interracial Marriage Ban
Marker to Honor Virginia Couple Who Fought Interracial Marriage Ban

Fifty years after Mildred and Richard Loving's landmark legal ch. However, 50 years after the landmark legal challenge, some couples of different races still talk of facing discrimination, disapproval and sometimes outright hostility from their fellow Americans.

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  • MICHAEL REAGAN: I guess Trump was right
MICHAEL REAGAN: I guess Trump was right

Mark Sanford, R-S.C., tweeted a promise not to vote for Pelosi for leadership if he wins his race - just hours after announcing his bid. "I think the hype before the election that we had to win this was wrong", said Rep. "Well, I'm a master legislator". Pelosi allies have pushed back at the blame game, and pointed to the improvement Democrats...

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  • Philippine troops declare 8-hour cease-fire in besieged city
Philippine troops declare 8-hour cease-fire in besieged city

He said it will be lifted immediately if any of the following conditions occur: 1) The security of troops is jeopardized; 2) The safety of civilians is threatened; and 3) And if the enemy starts shooting. Adiong said: "This is the saddest Eid'l Celebration in recent memory". I urge everybody to continue praying so that the turmoil in our ci...

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  • House Democrat: Party heading into 2018 with 'damaged' leader Pelosi
House Democrat: Party heading into 2018 with 'damaged' leader Pelosi

Those involved in the discussions described them as preliminary among like-minded lawmakers. He emphasized that the group "was a diverse group from an ideological, geographic and ethnic standpoint". It's clear that Pelosi wants to keep her position as a leader in the Democratic Party . "Of course I'm open to a meeting" with Pelosi", Moulton said...

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  • Thousands Attend Otto Warmbier's Funeral
Thousands Attend Otto Warmbier's Funeral

Warmbier's brother and sister were expected to speak at Thursday's memorial, as were his friends. A rabbi officiated at the service, which was closed to news media. United States doctors say he suffered a "severe neurological injury", the most likely cause of which was a cardiopulmonary arrest that had cut the blood supply to the brain.

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  • SKorea president wants NKorea in Olympics
SKorea president wants NKorea in Olympics

That missile launch came after North Korea reportedly tested a rocket engine. The outlook of Seoul's suggestion to form an inter-Korean team for the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics appears bleak, with the North's International Olympic Committee member displaying skepticism toward the plan.

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