• Pakistan militant warns of Kashmir violence
Pakistan militant warns of Kashmir violence

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon has expressed concern over the deteriorating situation in Occupied Kashmir. "He asked the global community to pressurise India to hold talks with Pakistan for the resolution of Kashmir issue", said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a statement.

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  • Burundi Crisis: Ex-Minister, Hafsa Mossi, Shot Dead In Bujumbura
Burundi Crisis: Ex-Minister, Hafsa Mossi, Shot Dead In Bujumbura

Dlamini Zuma, the African Union Commission Chairperson (AUC), now attending the 27th AU Summit in Kigali, condemned the "barbaric act" and called on all Burundians to exercise utmost restraint and to refrain from any acts of retaliation that would only further escalate and complicate the tension in the country.

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  • Jesse Jackson rallies protesters in St. Paul
Jesse Jackson rallies protesters in St. Paul

He said he was trying to move the crowd along and keep the peace. "Do not be confrontational and cooperate". The attorney declined to provide any details on what specifically led the Latino officer to open fire on Castile as the victim sat behind the wheel of his auto.

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  • MEA sends military transport aircraft to evacuate Indians from South Sudan
MEA sends military transport aircraft to evacuate Indians from South Sudan

Germany and Italy said they were evacuating their nationals and other foreigners, although commercial flights were not expected to resume until today. Juba has been gripped by violence since gun battles erupted last Thursday. Kiir is a member of the Dinka tribe, while Machar is a Nuer, and the dispute has split the country along ethnic lines and...

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  • German minister says UK is serious about Brexit
German minister says UK is serious about Brexit

After the vote on June 23, Johnson turned his back on a chance to stand as prime minister in place of Conservative David Cameron, who stepped down having led the campaign to stay. If Yvette Cooper is right that Johnson has been set up by Theresa May to be the scapegoat when Brexit negotiations go wrong, then Johnson's "administrative sloth" and his...

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  • Colin Montgomerie buries 50-foot par putt
Colin Montgomerie buries 50-foot par putt

The other members of the so-called "Big Four" - world number one Jason Day and 2014 Open champion Rory McIlroy - were out on the course earlier in the day. An up-and-down later, Monty was walking off with a double-bogey 6 from possibly the easiest hole at Troon . No wonder Montgomerie was happy to finish with an even-par 71.

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  • Trump's VP drama headed for a climax
Trump's VP drama headed for a climax

And with the addition this week of possible new "planks" concerning marriage, homosexuality and gender identification to the proposed GOP platform, which delegates will vote on during next week's Republican National Convention, Pence's perceived presidential ambitions today appear intact.

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  • House passes measure to undermine nuclear accord with Iran
House passes measure to undermine nuclear accord with Iran

Ban had said Iran's ballistic missile launches "are not consistent with the constructive spirit" of the nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers. Representative Ed Royce, chairman of the House's Foreign Affairs Committee, denied that the legislation would violate the nuclear deal whatsoever, insisting "it would deter Iran from producing h...

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  • Tuki reinstated as Arunachal CM, asked to prove majority by July 16
Tuki reinstated as Arunachal CM, asked to prove majority by July 16

The Nabam Tuki-led government was dismissed following days of turmoil after 21 of the 47 Congress MLAs rebelled against the chief minister. "Why is he being singled out just because a verdict has gone against him", said Jain. The 43 includes 30 MLAs of the Peoples Party of Arunachal (PPA), 11 BJP legislators and two Independents. " Supreme Court ...

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  • Missing Wisconsin student found dead in Rome
Missing Wisconsin student found dead in Rome

Beau Solomon , 19, went missing Thursday night and was found in Rome's Tiber River Monday. "We express our most heartfelt condolences to the Solomon family and to all those who loved Beau", officials at John Cabot University , an English University in Rome , said in a statement .

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  • Holocaust Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery shun 'Pokemon Go' players
Holocaust Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery shun 'Pokemon Go' players

Pokemon Go is enabling, and perhaps even encouraging this behavior by not only placing pokemon in these sensitive locales, but also by making these tourist attractions into "pokestops"-physical locations in the real world that serve as a place to stock up on supplies in the game".

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  • Oil down 3 pct after smaller-than-expected US drawdown
Oil down 3 pct after smaller-than-expected US drawdown

Crude oil production for last month averaged 8.6 million bpd, which is 200,000bpd below the May level, and nearly 1.1 million bpd below the 9.7 million bpd level reached in April past year. The price of the country's crude now stands at $39.6 per barrel, which is 61 percent lower than the $100.64 in June 2014. OPEC crude output increased by 400...

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  • Speakers lined up for Trump at RNC
Speakers lined up for Trump at RNC

However, The Times note that the full roster of speakers was "confirmed by two people with direct knowledge of the convention planning". Instead, it is a rundown of Trump's friends, celebrities and relatives. The New England Patriots and Pittsburgh Steelers stars have six Super Bowl rings between them, while Tebow is better known for his religiou...

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  • Local delegate to Republican National Convention explains whether he could be
Local delegate to Republican National Convention explains whether he could be "unbound"

Graham also leaked a letter to the media that was intended for Hack before it was even sent to her. The letter stated that she had resigned as a delegate-which she denies. Delegate Director Brian Jack will be there; Rick Gates, a top aide to Campaign Manager Paul Manafort, is expected to show, and the campaign's legal counsel, Donald F.

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  • Severe thunderstorms could strike Wednesday
Severe thunderstorms could strike Wednesday

Heavy showers along with gusty winds were observed over the areas. "Now then, we have had a couple of unusual years of weather so we will just have to wait and see what they actually do". The humidity will stick around for another day making it feel like the low 90s and providing fuel for showers and storms Wednesday afternoon and evening.

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  • Zimbabwe protest leader arrested on eve of strike
Zimbabwe protest leader arrested on eve of strike

Last week security forces used tear gas and water cannon to disperse protesters along the Harare commuter belt that erupted over police road blocks used to extort cash from motorists. International Crisis Group analyst Piers Pigou said Mawarire's #ThisFlag movement had rattled Mugabe's government but was still a long way from becoming the first...

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  • Pentagon Opposes Obama Plan to Increase Military Cooperation With Russia in Syria
Pentagon Opposes Obama Plan to Increase Military Cooperation With Russia in Syria

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry took a proposal to boost military and intelligence cooperation against Islamic State and al Qaeda in Syria to Moscow on Thursday, despite doubts among U.S. The Obama administration wants to cooperate with Russian Federation to tackle al-Qaida and the Islamic State in Syria , but the Pentagon and intellige...

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  • Kerry To Visit Moscow For Talks On Syria, Ukraine, Nagorno-Karabakh
Kerry To Visit Moscow For Talks On Syria, Ukraine, Nagorno-Karabakh

Kirby said the United States has always explored options and alternatives and proposals with respect to the fight against the Al-Nusrah Front and Daesh in Syria , but added that "the degree to which the Russian military is willing to be committed to the fight against those two groups and exclusively those two groups, well, that's a conversation ...

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  • US lawmakers raise plight of gov't critics in Cambodia
US lawmakers raise plight of gov't critics in Cambodia

Oeut Ang could face life in prison if convicted of killing Kem Ley , who was shot dead on Sunday. Hun Sen has promised a thorough investigation. But on Tuesday police said the suspect's real name is Oueth Ang and said he hails from northwestern Siem Reap province.

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  • The Overwhelming Majority Of Americans Are Terrified Of Election Results
The Overwhelming Majority Of Americans Are Terrified Of Election Results

The new polls come at a time when many political observers have said Trump's path to the White House hinges on winning Pennsylvania - a critical swing state along with OH and Florida . It was Trump who was viewed less unfavorably, with 57 percent disapproving of him and 38 percent viewing him positively. The way I see it, the superdelega...

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