Tuesday October 17-th, 2017

Erdogan: Turkish People Demand Death Penalty for Attempted Coup Supporters

The General Staff said in a statement it alerted the relevant authorities, adding that the majority of members had nothing to do with the coup. "We have sent four dossiers to the United States for the extradition of the terrorist chief". Hahn said ...

Turkey's 'witch hunt' of Erdogan rivals 'only just starting'

In Brussels Monday, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said he supported bringing perpetrators of the attempted coup in Turkey to justice, but warned the government against going "too far" while restoring order in the country. Conditions remained ten...

Cautious optimism as U.S. troops help to retake Mosul from ISIS Cautious optimism as U.S. troops help to retake Mosul from ISIS

On Monday, visiting US Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Washington will send 560 more troops to Iraq to help battle ISIL. "The presence of foreign troops is an understandably combustible issue for Iraq; the scars of past battles are, for many Iraq...

Fears Turkey may reinstate death penalty after failed coup

He has shaken up the government, cracked down on dissidents, restricted the news media and renewed fighting with Kurdish rebels. Yet the coup, in which at least 265 people were killed, was thwarted as Erdogan rushed back to Istanbul from a Medite...

France to hold a minute silence for victims of Nice truck attack France to hold a minute silence for victims of Nice truck attack

French police made further arrests and the government defended its security precautions as investigators continued to work on figuring out whether the Nice truck driver, who mowed down a crowd of revelers on Bastille Day, acted alone or had accom...

US House Speaker Requests Release of Findings in FBI's Clinton Probe US House Speaker Requests Release of Findings in FBI's Clinton Probe

Republicans in Congress have held 13 investigations into Benghazi and found nothing on Clinton. Petraeus, a retired four-star general, was sentenced to two years probation and a $100,000 fine in spring 2015 for mishandling classified information, i...

Britain's new Prime Minister Theresa May lays out her stall

He added: "We've now got the key players who will be involved in this decision-making process in place, and when the prime minister has finished making her appointments later today I am sure that we will sit down and start to talk about Britain...

Seoul says North Korea has fired 3 missiles into sea Seoul says North Korea has fired 3 missiles into sea

Northern Command, and U.S. Pacific Command remain vigilant in the face of North Korean provocations and are fully committed to working closely with our Republic of Korea and Japanese allies to maintain security", the U.S. Late last month, Kim ordered...

Erdogan says depends on will of Turkish people to reinstate death penalty Erdogan says depends on will of Turkish people to reinstate death penalty

Fethullah Gulen, the Muslim cleric and bitter foe of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Monday dismissed as doomed to fail Ankara's bid to extradite him from the United States over a failed coup attempt. " This entire plan was organized from ...

Philippine Supreme Court dismisses graft case against former leader Arroyo Philippine Supreme Court dismisses graft case against former leader Arroyo

Raul Lambino, a lawyer for Arroyo, said the plunder case was the only remaining criminal charge against the former president. Despite her detention, Ms Arroyo, 69, was re-elected to Congress in May. Arroyo was initially arrested on charges of elect...

Trump introduces Indiana Gov. Pence as 'my partner in this campaign'

Trump opened his announcement by offering sympathies to France and then turning to the attempted coup in Turkey, saying he hoped the situation was sorting itself out. Saturday's event in a New York City hotel ballroom had few of the traditional hal...

Vigil held in Calgary Sunday for Taliyah Marsman and Sara Baillie Vigil held in Calgary Sunday for Taliyah Marsman and Sara Baillie

Although Baillie did not grow up in P.E.I., she visited the province many times. He is being held at the Calgary Remand Centre Observation Unit. Bubbles floated into the air and sparklers crackled at a vigil for a slain Calgary woman and her daug...

Clinical Vijender clinches WBO Asia Pacific title

Vijender Singh has had to unlearn a few tactics from his amateur days in his unbeaten journey to the WBO Asia Pacific title , reveals the Indian boxing star's renowned British trainer Lee Beard who makes it hard for him in the gym to make him more ...

U.S. military resumes flights from Incirlik, Erdogan accuses preacher of masterminding coup U.S. military resumes flights from Incirlik, Erdogan accuses preacher of masterminding coup

This comes after reports that a Turkish soldier was beheaded in Istanbul by a pro-government mob. Erdogan has blamed the coup bid on supporters of US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, whom he has frequently accused of trying to foment an uprising in th...

India police seize newspapers amid Kashmir unrest India police seize newspapers amid Kashmir unrest

Several major newspaper offices have been raided by police in Indian-controlled Kashmir as part of an information blackout following a week of unrest in the disputed state. This was the ninth day of curfew in force in these areas and residents clearl...

Boris Johnson Tory leadership support would have been betrayal of country - Gove

Five Conservative lawmakers are running to replace Cameron, and the bookies' favorite is Home Secretary Theresa May, who backed the "remain" side in the referendum. However, Gove said, "The best person to lead Britain out of the European Union is som...

What's Beef? Drake and Joe Budden Trade Shots On New Diss Tracks What's Beef? Drake and Joe Budden Trade Shots On New Diss Tracks

But, the release of Drake's new track makes this official: We have a rap beef on our hands. Budden also mocks Drake for his Aaliyah obsession and takes not-so-subtle shots at Drake's What a Time to Be Alive partner Future. You let me turn i...

China warns foreign navy patrols could end in 'disaster' China warns foreign navy patrols could end in 'disaster'

The statement provided details of the closing but did not specify the type of exercises or the reason behind the drills. The U.S. Navy's top admiral, meanwhile, arrived in Beijing Sunday for talks with his Chinese counterpart about the South Chin...

India lifts ban on printing Kashmir newspapers amid unrest India lifts ban on printing Kashmir newspapers amid unrest

As a preventive measure, Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Shabeer Ahemed, Muhammad Yaseen Malik and some other separatist leaders are kept under house arrest, so as to hold back them from being active in protests. The attacks followed by his de...

SABC journalists fired because they approached labour court - lawyer

Four SABC journalists who were suspended for not following the SABC's editorial policy, have been let go by the broadcaster. "It can be likened to a kangaroo court that executes an accused while an appeal process is still pending". On Thursday, Solid...

United Nations must hold inquiry into Kashmir killings, says Gilani United Nations must hold inquiry into Kashmir killings, says Gilani

At least 40 people are now confirmed dead and over 2,000 others injured following days of violent clashes between protesters in Kashmir and Indian forces, but the government has put the number of fatalities at 36. Earlier on Friday night, the cable T...

Inflation rises to 16.5% in June, highest in 11 years

The national Consumer Price Index increased 0.3 percent from May to June and increased 1.0 percent over the past year. The index was weighted upon by a slower increase in the vegetables and "sugar, jam, honey, chocolate and confectionery" groups.

Nice attacker's link to Islamic State puzzles investigators

At the home of one of the suspects, an Albanian national, investigators found 11 telephones, cocaine and €2,600 in cash, according to a security official and the Paris prosecutor's office. He has also enacted Operation Sentinel, introduced after terr...

Trump could've picked a better running mate than Pence, expert says

Mike Pence tapped into his national network of operatives and loyalists to shepherd his bid for vice president, Donald Trump's campaign announced Saturday evening. "A lot of information was given to people", Trump said. "We have to wipe out ISIS", Tr...

See Melania Trump's speech during the Republican National Convention See Melania Trump's speech during the Republican National Convention

Convention delegates were moving towards approving a rules package, and when the convention chair declared the rules approved after a tense and loud voice vote, the Never Trump movement rose up in a chorus of boos. "We can't afford four more ye...

China not in agreement with USA comments over SCS arbitration award China not in agreement with USA comments over SCS arbitration award

Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines , Taiwan and Vietnam have rival claims. Such a move would require the nations whose territory is affected to force its aircraft to identify itself to a foreign country before flying through domestic air or face mili...

Pakistani model's brother says he killed her for 'honour'

Her brother, Waseem Azeem , was arrested Sunday. He confessed to the murder and stated that he had killed her for "honour". Reuters was not immediately able to reach the family. Her real name was Fouzia Azeem but she chose Qandeel Baloch as he...

Anti-Trump forces make-last ditch effort Anti-Trump forces make-last ditch effort

He says national party leaders "made a mockery of the rules" by not allowing a roll-call vote . Seeking a roll call vote in Cleveland then is about more than changing the party's nominee. "That is one reason I fell in love with him to begin with...

Pokemon Go officially launches in Canada, with a hitch Pokemon Go officially launches in Canada, with a hitch

The force had said it was concerned that the app could provide another online avenue for criminals to exploit. You'd need to manually uninstall PI Network, which should appear in your application manager. The game's safety was earlier questioned ...

Keep it cool, keep to law: Turkey warned

Kerry and Mogherini spoke after a meeting in Brussels that also included the bloc's 28 foreign ministers, and after a weekend when Turkey's government responded to the coup attempt by rounding up some 6,000 people, including hundreds of judges and ...

Baton Rouge shooter Gavin Long's manifesto before killing 3 cops

Colonel Mike Edmonson said: "His movements, his direction, his attention was on police officers". Three other officers were wounded, one critically. "His prey was those police officers or any police officers in the area". Reuters said that docume...

US cautions Turkey against going too far in search for coup plotters

More than 290 people were killed in the military coup attempt in Turkey, spokespeople for the Turkish Foreign Ministry said. Gulen has denied any involvement. The men, who havesought asylum in Greece, arrived by military helicopter yesterday after ...

If elected, would declare war against ISIS: Donald Trump

It would have been nice to have a one-on-one interview with Mike Pence because I did learn a lot about Mike Pence . However, with 22 percent of voters expressing no opinion on Pence's qualifications, there is room for change on this front as t...

Victory for Corbyn as Labour's NEC puts him on the ballot

Most Labour MPs have deserted the left-wing leader but he remains confident of grassroots membership support. The NEC on Tuesday agreed that Mr Corbyn will automatically appear on the leadership ballot but introduced restrictions on who will be a...

Newspapers fail to hit stands in Kashmir for third day

Curfew remained in force in Kashmir and normal life paralysed for the ninth day today. Local newspapers in curfew-bound Kashmir failed to hit the stands Monday for the third consecutive day after the government's clampdown on the media in the after...

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