• Assam register: Four million people risk losing citizenship in India
Assam register: Four million people risk losing citizenship in India

Under the BJP government, which came to power in 2016, some 15,000 people were declared foreigners a year ago alone - which means more than 1,000 per month. would be kept out of the list". Suban said both he and his father were born in Assam, and showed Reuters a soiled yellow document that showed his father's name in the list of voters in Assa...

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  • Massive Northern California fire gets even bigger
Massive Northern California fire gets even bigger

Law enforcement officials are now trying to locate 17 people reported missing, but noted that the number of missing has fluctuated in recent days as new people are reported missing and others located, Redding Police Sergeant Todd Cogle said by telephone.

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  • House Republicans move to impeach Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein
House Republicans move to impeach Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein

The men, allies of President Trump, are accusing Rosenstein of withholding information about the special counsel's Russian Federation investigation from Congress, amid other misconduct. In addition to stonewalling the GOP subpoenas, the impeachment resolution faulted Rosenstein for signing one of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act warran...

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  • Barnier blows hole in Theresa May's Brexit plan
Barnier blows hole in Theresa May's Brexit plan

But for pro-Brexit conservatives, already incensed at a government gesturing towards keeping close ties with the European Union instead of breaking completely with the bloc to make fresh free trade deals, this solution is unacceptable. Raab said during what was his second meeting with Barnier after his appointment by May, that agreements had be...

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  • Trump delays Putin meeting until 2019
Trump delays Putin meeting until 2019

But The Washington Post and CNN later reported that the omission appeared to be due to a technical issue. Reflecting the unease among USA lawmakers, House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday that Putin would not be invited to address Congress or visit the Capitol if he accepted Trump...

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  • Terror attack: Palestinian stabs 3 Israelis in Samaria
Terror attack: Palestinian stabs 3 Israelis in Samaria

Palestinians say that continued construction of illegal settlements on their land will ruin the chances of future Palestinian state constituting of the occupied West Bank, Gaza, and East Jerusalem as its capital, which was occupied during the 1967 war.

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  • Woman in 'loveless marriage' can't divorce husband, court rules
Woman in 'loveless marriage' can't divorce husband, court rules

More than 70% of divorces are filed by wives, according to the Supreme Court-backed China Justice Big Data Service Platform. He added: "Mrs Owens is devastated by this decision which means that she can not move forward with her life and obtain her independence from Mr Owens ".

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  • Zoo Denies Allegations That It Painted A Donkey To Look Like Zebra
Zoo Denies Allegations That It Painted A Donkey To Look Like Zebra

Is this a zebra or donkey? "I know the shape of a donkey and I know the shape of zebras, so it was easy to know". We'll tell you in short form - it's a fucking painted donkey. "The ears are rounded, not oblong and pointy, and of course zebras have black skin, answering that age-old question of them being black with white stripes".

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  • Explosion reported outside the US Embassy in Beijing
Explosion reported outside the US Embassy in Beijing

The US embassy confirmed the blast. An area outside the embassy, in the capital's Chaoyang district, was immediately cordoned off by authorities following the incident. Beijing police said the suspect, a 26-year-old man from China's Inner Mongolia region, was taken to hospital for treatment. Reuters cited Chinese police officials as claiming...

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  • Nawaz Sharif's party says army's 'pre-poll rigging' benefits Imran Khan
Nawaz Sharif's party says army's 'pre-poll rigging' benefits Imran Khan

Babar Yaqoob, an official from the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), told reporters on July 26 that there was "no conspiracy" and that counting had been delayed by technical failures in an electronic reporting system. If successful, the elections will mark only the second time a civilian government has handed power to another in Pakistan sin...

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  • Cohen secretly recorded conversation with CNN anchor
Cohen secretly recorded conversation with CNN anchor

The Enquirer never ran the story , a fact that many argue strongly suggests that the tabloid killed it at Trump's behest. "One-fifty?" Trump asks. That may explain why prosecutors did not follow typical Justice Department protocol to avoid subpoenaing news organizations when possible, and to give journalists advance warning when demanding docu...

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  • GOP Lawmakers File Articles Of Impeachment Against Rod Rosenstein
GOP Lawmakers File Articles Of Impeachment Against Rod Rosenstein

Congressional committees have sought information concerning the Department of Justice's (DOJ) handling of high-profile investigations into allegations of collusion between President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign, along with former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server to conduct official USA diplomatic business.

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  • China's Xi opens BRICS summit in South Africa
China's Xi opens BRICS summit in South Africa

President Cyril Ramaphosa met his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping , on Tuesday at the Union Buildings on the Chinese's President's official state visit. U.S. President Donald Trump earlier on Wednesday accused China of "vicious" tactics on trade, tweeting that China was specifically targeting U.S. farmers with retaliatory tariffs because "they kno...

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  • Trump and Iran Trade Barbs Over Twitter
Trump and Iran Trade Barbs Over Twitter

Within hours, Iran's state-owned news agency IRNA dismissed Mr Trump's tweet, describing it as a "passive reaction" to Mr Rouhani's remarks. Speculation was that this was an attempt to replicate the USA strategy in North Korea, where threats were followed with successful diplomacy.

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  • PM Modi Unveils Bust of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel In Uganda
PM Modi Unveils Bust of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel In Uganda

The Prime Minister will first visit Rwanda, followed by Uganda and South Africa. Demonstrating the importance of Africa for emerging powers, Modi's arrival in the Rwandan capital took place a little more than 24 hours after Chinese president Xi Jinping's visit .

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  • Theresa May takes personal control of Brexit negotiations
Theresa May takes personal control of Brexit negotiations

He added that the lack of a deal, while damaging for Britain, would provoke a backlash among British voters against the EU. "What the prime minister means is that she meant all along that the overall strategy and conduct of these negotiations she regards very much as her personal responsibility now with the secretary of state very close at hand"....

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  • Images Show North Korea Dismantling Key Facilities at Satellite Launching Station
Images Show North Korea Dismantling Key Facilities at Satellite Launching Station

Later Tuesday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Mr. Trump's point man in the nuclear talks with Mr. Kim , would not confirm the reports of Sohae's destruction, though he said the step would be consistent with the broad outlines of the discussions in Singapore.

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  • Two dead including gunman, 13 wounded in Toronto shooting
Two dead including gunman, 13 wounded in Toronto shooting

The Ontario Special Investigations Unit (SIU) said it was releasing his name due "to the exceptional circumstances of this tragic incident", BBC reported on Tuesday. Police did not know if the shooting was an act of terrorism. Two people are dead including the gunman, police reported. Although mass shootings are rare in Canada's largest city,...

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  • First Warning Forecast: Isolated severe storms possible this evening
First Warning Forecast: Isolated severe storms possible this evening

REST OF THE WEEKEND AND NEXT WEEK: An upper-level trough will settle over the state by Sunday , with temperatures taking a slight tumble. Storms will develop in the Gulf of Mexico and move onto the coast, becoming more numerous as they spread inland.

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  • In election-charged Pakistan, Mahathir makes an 'appearance'
In election-charged Pakistan, Mahathir makes an 'appearance'

Even during the civilian rule, the country's generals have wielded enormous power, setting the agenda for the country's foreign and security policies. Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan, who looks to emerge victorious after when the results are announced as per the Pakistan media reports, is finding support from his former teammates who have th...

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  • Fight over parking spot leads to deadly Florida shooting near Clearwater
Fight over parking spot leads to deadly Florida shooting near Clearwater

Both men were fighting over the same handicap space. Detectives from the sheriff's office said Jacobs had parked her 2016 Chrysler 2000 in a handicapped spot without a permit, leading to the argument with Drejka that prompted a witness to alert a clerk inside.

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  • Adam Schiff: Helsinki Talks 'Productive...For Vladimir Putin'
Adam Schiff: Helsinki Talks 'Productive...For Vladimir Putin'

Trump's public doubting of Russia's culpability for interference in 2016 - though he tried to "clarify" his remarks a day later - sparked bipartisan condemnation in Washington and sparked congressional lawmakers to look once again for ways to tighten sanctions on the longtime USA foe.

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  • Trump and Rouhani trade angry threats
Trump and Rouhani trade angry threats

Addressing a gathering of Iranian diplomats, Rouhani said: "Mr Trump , don't play with the lion's tail, this would only lead to regret", the state new agency IRNA reported . sanctions]", Khamenei said. President George W. Bush's administration established Radio Farda, a US -funded broadcaster that beams into Iran what it says is "objectiv...

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  • Shooting in downtown Toronto leaves nine people injured, shooter dead
Shooting in downtown Toronto leaves nine people injured, shooter dead

The incident occurred in the city's Greektown district, near Danforth and Pape avenues. The area has many restaurants, cafes and shops and is busy with diners and pedestrians on summer nights. John Tulloch said he and his brother had just gotten out of their auto when he heard about 20 to 30 gunshots. "Police have not drawn any conclusions about ...

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  • Israel passes Jewish nation-state law, strips Arabic of official language status
Israel passes Jewish nation-state law, strips Arabic of official language status

The Arab List, a coalition of Palestinian Arab parties at the Knesset and the third largest parliamentary group with 13 seats, strongly denounced the new law considering it as "one of the most unsafe law adopted in recent decades which establishes for an apartheid system since it justifies and legalizes discrimination against Arabs".

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