• This Eid, We Recommit To Protecting Muslim Americans Against Xenophobia: Obama
This Eid, We Recommit To Protecting Muslim Americans Against Xenophobia: Obama

In nine of Russia's regions the day has been declared a public holiday since it is forbidden for Muslims to work on this day. This year, Eid started on July 6 for most countries. "I'm excited, although this Ramadan has had hardships, there's been a lot of reflection and opportunities to come together beyond social media bubbles".

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  • Pune businessman who became famous for gold shirt murdered
Pune businessman who became famous for gold shirt murdered

Police suspect a dispute over money have led to the murder. Phuge's 22-year-old son, who witnessed his father's murder, was spared by the attackers, according to the police. As many as 15 goldsmiths from Bengal had worked for 16 hours a day over two weeks to make the shirt ordered by him, PTI reported. The investigations also revealed that about ...

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  • Egyptian minister in a rare visit to Israel for peace talks
Egyptian minister in a rare visit to Israel for peace talks

Israeli officials have recently talked with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi about reviving an Arab-led initiative to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, people familiar with the matter told The Wall Street Journal ahead o f a conference in Paris last month.

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  • Owen Smith announces his Labour leadership challenge
Owen Smith announces his Labour leadership challenge

Labour Party members, affiliated trade union supporters and so-called registered supporters are able to vote although there are some key differences from the 2015 contest, which Corbyn won a year ago. Bernadette Gallagher, secretary of Bolton Unison said she was very pleased that this week's meeting of Labour's National Executive Committee vote...

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  • We take full responsibility: Aust on Iraq
We take full responsibility: Aust on Iraq

In the report, finally published seven years after the inquiry began and 13 years after British and USA troops invaded Iraq , Chilcot concluded that Britain's military role in Iraq went "badly wrong" and "ended a long way from success". "In the end, partly because of the closeness of the relationship, we persuaded the Americans to go back to the...

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  • US Civil Rights Group Sues Baton Rouge Police for Actions During Protest
US Civil Rights Group Sues Baton Rouge Police for Actions During Protest

In the lawsuit filed Wednesday, the ACLU of Louisiana and other groups, including Black Youth Project 100, accuse police of responding "to peaceful acts of protest with unlawful restrictions on constitutionally protected activity and disproportionate deployment of militarized equipment and excessive force".

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  • Pokemon Go Users Stopped from Playing by U.S Holocaust Museum
Pokemon Go Users Stopped from Playing by U.S Holocaust Museum

The smartphone game allows players to hunt virtual Pokemon in the real world, thanks to an on-screen augmented reality overlay. "It is hard to control and to know what people are doing on their cell phones", said memorial director Dr.

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  • Modi offers India's experiences, expertise to Kenya
Modi offers India's experiences, expertise to Kenya

The two countries are major players in the global economy and share a common vision of shaping the development agenda through IBSA (India, Brazil and South Africa), BRICS and other related platforms, he said. Addressing a joint point press meet with Tanzanian President Magufuli here, Mr Modi announced that both countries had agreed to deepen overal...

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  • India extends $92-mn credit for Tanzania's water projects
India extends $92-mn credit for Tanzania's water projects

There are around 80,000 people of India origin in Kenya, most of whose ancestors were brought as labour for the railways the then British rulers were building or came as traders. "In this regard, I am happy that the prestigious KNH will soon have the state-of-the-art made in India cancer therapy machine (Bhabhatron)". "The Eastern coast of Africa...

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  • North Korea violates United Nations resolutions with missile test
North Korea violates United Nations resolutions with missile test

North Korea said the footage showed that it had ballistic missile technology which would allow it to launch a nuclear warhead from a submarine, in defiance of a United Nations ban. Seoul and Washington launched formal talks on deploying the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defence, or THAAD, after North Korea conducted a nuclear test and a long-range...

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  • North Korea 'test-fires submarine-launched ballistic missile'
North Korea 'test-fires submarine-launched ballistic missile'

Japan has " strongly condemned " Pyongyang's recent launch, calling it a " clear challenge to UN Security Council resolutions ". The United States stations about 28,500 troops in South Korea as deterrence against potential aggression from North Korea.

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  • US in front of queue for Britain, says new foreign minister Johnson
US in front of queue for Britain, says new foreign minister Johnson

Former Mayor of London , Boris Johnson's appointment as Foreign Secretary has provoked astonishment at Westminster and around the globe. He said Brexit negotiations will also be a priority. Until now a back-bencher, the promotion will cascade Johnson onto the world stage. Before becoming Britain's top diplomat, Johnson had an awkward rel...

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  • Pokemon Go Leads Players To Auschwitz, Humanity Is Doomed
Pokemon Go Leads Players To Auschwitz, Humanity Is Doomed

Pokemon Go players are being warned against using the augmented reality catch-em all app when visiting the US Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, reports the BBC . The National Parks authority, however, has embraced the game - which was originally designed 20 years ago to get people outdoors and exploring. "But this game falls very much outs...

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  • After the visit: Egypt coordinates with Palestine, plans Al-Sisi-Netanyahu meeting
After the visit: Egypt coordinates with Palestine, plans Al-Sisi-Netanyahu meeting

Netanyahu and other leaders on the Israeli right have insisted Israeli soldiers remain in the Jordan Valley in the West Bank to foil any attack on Israel from the east. However, Netanyahu refused earlier to participate in an worldwide conference for peace as a part of the French initiative for global intervention. It is believed Israel and Egypt ...

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  • South Korea Chooses Rural Town for US Missile Defense System
South Korea Chooses Rural Town for US Missile Defense System

North Korea's military on Monday threatened to launch a retaliatory strike against the THAAD deployment by turning the South "into a sea of fire and a pile of ashes". -Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies, on Monday. Earlier in the day, Ahn Cheol-soo, the party's former co-chair, said that T...

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  • Indians Evacuated From South Sudan Under Operation Sankat Mochan, Reach Kerala Safely
Indians Evacuated From South Sudan Under Operation Sankat Mochan, Reach Kerala Safely

The evacuation exercise faced a hurdle when several Indians, after registering with the External Affairs Ministry for leaving South Sudan, refused to return, despite an appeal by Swaraj on Twitter asking them to move out. A United Nations spokeswoman in Juba , Shantal Persaud, said the fighting had prompted hundreds of internally displaced peopl...

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  • Car Bomb Kills Several In Iraq
Car Bomb Kills Several In Iraq

A few days later, jihadists attacked a Shiite shrine in Balad, north of Baghdad , killing 40 people, and on Tuesday, a suicide bomber struck a market near the capital, killing at least seven people. The celebration comes on the heels of last month's retaking of the city of Fallujah from Islamic State and ahead of an expected assault on Mosul, the ...

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  • A Timeline Of The Deadly Truck Attack In Nice
A Timeline Of The Deadly Truck Attack In Nice

Following the massacre, Army Radio reported that no Israelis were harmed in the tragedy. The US Attorney General Loretta Lynch released a statement regarding the attack in Nice , France . "On our national holiday, Bastille Day , France once again finds itself standing in the face of a horrific terror attack . Dozens killed and injured, men,...

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  • India voices strong protest over Pakistan raising Kashmir issue in UN
India voices strong protest over Pakistan raising Kashmir issue in UN

Pakistan already condemned extra-judicial killing of Wani by the Indian government forces. Sharply reacting to Pakistan's statement on Burhan Wani's killing in Kashmir in the United Nations, government on Thursday it's India's internal matter and anyone trying to interfere will not change that reality.

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  • Tim Kaine Auditions as Hillary Clinton's VP, Slams Donald Trump
Tim Kaine Auditions as Hillary Clinton's VP, Slams Donald Trump

King said his support for the presumptive Democratic nominee came after he boarded the "Doomsday Plane", the aircraft that would provide command and control in the event of a nuclear attack. "Track down all of these people just to deport them?" Trott said he was concerned about Clinton's plans to make community college free and public universitie...

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