Tuesday October 17-th, 2017

PM Modi arrives in Chandigarh to meet French President

French President Francois Hollande along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday attended a business summit in Chandigarh . The two leaders then toured the city, which was developed by French architect Le Corbusier. "France wants to build with I...

Pope changes rules on Easter feet washing

The Vatican announced that the change will now be part of the Roman Missal, the book that guides Catholic liturgy throughout the world, and it will take effect on Holy Thursday, March 24, according to CNN . The Women's Ordination Conference, a g...

China hails a "new season" in relations with Iran

Elsewhere, he referred to the endorsement of different documents between the two countries and the necessity for enhancement of bilateral relations, and said , "Today, we negotiated the two countries' strategic relations, compilation of a comprehens...

India 'honoured' to host Hollande: Modi

The French president will be chief guest at India's Republic Day parade on Tuesday, after accepting an invitation that is viewed as one of the greatest honours New Delhi can bestow on a foreign leader. Inviting French companies, especially those in...

Gael Clichy calls for Manchester City to be more ruthless

Toure in particular was brutally exposed as a holding midfielder, and it must concern City supporters that Manuel Pellegrini did not agree with criticism of his captain. West Ham manager Slaven Bilic described Aguero as "at the same level as Lionel M...

Terror main agenda of visit: Francois Hollande Terror main agenda of visit: Francois Hollande

Mr. Modi also thanked France for providing cooperation to develop smart cities of Nagpur, Chandigarh and Puducherry. "Following the success of the 2015 Paris Climate Conference, we are going to translate our common drive to implement the Paris ag...

Taiwan says China drills days after election 'very bad news'

Lai noted that the statement was neither harsh nor threatening, especially compared with official statements made when former DPP President Chen Shui-bian was elected more than a decade ago. "We want to ensure that the transition is a smooth one, we ...

Trump says he could shoot a person and not lose votes

Beck has been quoted as saying that the "Silliness" and "Reality show tactics" used by Trump must cease in order to avoid the "Snowball to Hell" if Donald wins. He claimed one Republican candidate "for over 60 years of his life" supported so-called p...

Cardinals Gameday: NFC Championship

And after looking over the numbers, this one should be nothing short of a thriller as well. Arizona won 33-13 in Charlotte on the way to its only previous Super Bowl, as Fitzgerald finished with 166 yards while setting the playoff record he broke l...

Pak skipper buries hatchet with Amir

The match is scheduled to get underway at 11 a.m. on Monday, January 25, at Westpac Stadium in Wellington , New Zealand . "Hopefully we will all be united and with Muhammad Amir, and we will allow him to bowl really well and get wickets for Pakista...

Afghan Taliban to attend crisis group's conference in Doha

Members of the Taliban's Qatar office are believed to be directly linked to Mullah Akhtar Mansoor, who officially assumed the top position after Omar's death was announced previous year. Even if the Taliban were to join the peace talks, those present...

Doctors issue warning on risky Zika virus

Lab results from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed the presence of the virus in the newborn. The CDC's travel advice suggests that women who might become pregnant and are planning travel to Zika-affected areas should disc...

USA gov't warns pregnant women against travel to countries with Zika virus

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expected to issue travel recommendations today or Saturday over concerns about the Zika virus and its effects on pregnant women. Brazil is experiencing an explosion of microcephaly , from a...

Seoul: Time to push for nuclear talks without North Korea

Mr. Warmbier is claimed to have links to the United States government, and according to the Korean Central News Agency (which is run by North Korea), the alleged act was "tolerated and manipulated" by the United States. Son Ok-soon's video testimony ...

Former US Marine released from Iran lands in US Former US Marine released from Iran lands in US

Amir Hekmati (centre), flanked by U.S. Congressman Dan Kildee (L) and brother-in-law Ramy Kurdi, speaks with media in Landstuhl, January 19, 2016 for the first time since his release. Human Rights Council, said it also would refer allegations of phy...

Pope changes church law for gender-friendly pre-Easter rite Pope changes church law for gender-friendly pre-Easter rite

Hearing, he said, is about "receiving information, while listening is about communication, and calls for closeness". Extolling the virtues of digital communication makes it clear that Pope Francis - who once tweeted that "The earth, our home, is ...

USA flies B-52 bomber over South Korea amid North tensions USA flies B-52 bomber over South Korea amid North tensions

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un looked to milk his country's recent nuclear test as a propaganda victory on Monday, praising his scientists and vowing more nuclear bombs a day after the United States flew a powerful nuclear-capable warplane close to ...

Syrian rebels say Russia responsible if peace talks fail

Kirby said Kerry also pressed Russian Federation to use its influence with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to ensure unimpeded humanitarian access, especially to Syrians in besieged areas such as Madaya where people are reported to have died from ...

Syrian opposition sharply divided ahead of peace talks

He called the HNC "the concerned party, and they are the ones who decide who represents them in the talks". "And if he has some other people he wants to talk to and meet with he will". "The session will not take place until the measures are implement...

World Islamic body backs Saudi stance in Iran spat

The arson attack on Saudi Arabia's embassy on January 2 - for which local media reports say as many as 140 people have been arrested - led to Riyadh quickly severing diplomatic ties with Tehran . He also suggested that Pakistan should adopt a bala...

UVa Student Detained in North Korea

A 60-year-old Canadian pastor is now in North Korean prison on sedition charges and is sentenced to life imprisonment with hard labor. The United States has no diplomatic or consular relations with the North, and the Swedish Embassy in Pyongyang pr...

No Powerball victor, jackpot rises to estimated $1.3 billion

If no one matches all five numbers plus the Powerball for Wednesday's drawing, the jackpot will continue to grow. Officials with the Multi-State Lottery Association, which runs the Powerball game, had said they expected about 75 percent of the ...

Hillary Clinton tempers Sanders critique in New Hampshire

The Vermont senator's down-to-business demeanor on the campaign trail has been met with youthful enthusiasm during his unexpected rise in the Democratic race for president. Recently at the Salem, N.H., field office for the Sanders campaign, volunteer...

Bernie Sanders schedules campaign stop in Duluth

With less than two weeks until voting begins, the 74-year-old self-described democratic socialist Bernie Sanders could win both Iowa and New Hampshire, a once unthinkable outcome in a primary campaign that was supposed to be tailor-made for Hillary C...

East Coast blizzard may dump record snow on Washington

The Pennsylvania National Guard was called in to help stranded motorists along I-78 in the western part of the state, local media reported . It was unclear how many were stuck. "Past winters were much easier, much easier", he said. "Usually whe...

Canada School Shooting: Deaths Reported At Saskatchewan High School, Trudeau Confirms

He is now in custody, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said. "The community is reeling". La Loche acting Mayor Kevin Janvier told the Associated Press that his 23-year-old daughter Marie, a teacher, was shot to death in La Loche , an...

Swing, Cruz Sticks To Anti-Establishment Message

The ad features images of Trump on the cover of magazines and includes an interview clip with the real estate mogul saying, "I think eminent domain is wonderful". King told the newspaper, "Cruz isn't a good guy, and he'd be impossible as President"...

Hilary Clinton Gets Last Laugh at GOP Debate on Tonight Show

Many Democratic primary voters support universal health care even if it means their taxes will rise. Unfortunately, Chelsea Clinton misrepresented Senator Sanders' position, and her premiere performance on the stump backfired, producing a flood of p...

Tunisia clashes over jobs lead to curfew in western city Tunisia clashes over jobs lead to curfew in western city

Several rallies were held in other towns to support Kasserine and demand jobs and development. Tunisia has declared a curfew in the western city after clashes between police and more than 1,000 young... We are not asking for much, but we are fighting...

Biden Bringing Cancer Cure Quest to Philly

Since declaring his "moonshot" to cure cancer in October, Biden searching for answers about what's holding back a cure, with all the meticulousness of a physician diagnosing disease. "There has been quite a bit of money put into this (since the 197...

Pro-China posts flood Taiwan President-elect Tsai's Facebook

Taiwan's new government will carefully manage relations with mainland China and it wants Washington to keep encouraging reconciliation, a senior official of the victorious party said Tuesday. Now, with the DPP controlling both the presidency and the ...

Memorial set for 12 Marines aboard helicopters that crashed

The Marines were officially classified as deceased on Wednesday and Marine Corps officers personally notified each family, a statement from the Marines said. The uncle of Minnesota native Sgt. Dillon J. Semolina said the 24-year-old wants to be a R...

211 arrests after anti-migrant rioters rampage in Leipzig, Germany

G ermany is planning to make it easier to deport foreign nationals with a jail sentence for violent crime, including sexual assault, Minister of the Interior Thomas de Maizière said in Berlin on Tuesday. "We will reach conclusions very quickly". ...

United States troops in South Korea on highest alert

That could include F-22 stealth fighter jets, nuclear-powered submarines and B-2 bombers, according to media in the country. North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un looked to milk his country's recent nuclear test as a propaganda victory on Monday, prais...

Tajikistan Foreign Ministry Condemns North Korea's Hydrogen Bomb Test

China appears concerned about the assertive reaction of the U.S.in its backyard, which could be a stepping stone to boosting its military influence in the region. Seoul on Monday continued anti-Pyongyang propaganda broadcasts across the border and a...

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