• Pence lands in New Jersey amid VP chatter
Pence lands in New Jersey amid VP chatter

The Republican convention kicks off in Cleveland Monday. Presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump is delaying his announced of his running mate following the deadly attack on Nice France, as Trump was slated to announce that Indiana Gov.

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  • Australian PM declares narrow election victory
Australian PM declares narrow election victory

In his letter to the governor-general , Mr Turnbull told Sir Peter he had the commitment of two independents, Bob Katter and Cathy McGowan, while Andrew Wilkie had indicated he would not support a vote against confidence or supply unless there was a case of illegality.

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  • Indian troops, protesters clash in Kashmir despite lockdown
Indian troops, protesters clash in Kashmir despite lockdown

For the first time, India connected the sharply escalating words from both the Pakistan government and opposition leaders like PPP's Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and PTI's Imran Khan to the elections in "Azad Jammu and Kashmir" - the name Pakistan has given to part of the area of Jammu and Kashmir that it administers.

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  • The Syrian military just extended a ceasefire, but Syrians are still dying
The Syrian military just extended a ceasefire, but Syrians are still dying

A US intelligence official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said Syrian and Russian forces appeared to be pressing their offensive to encircle some 250,000 people inside areas of rebel-held northern Aleppo despite the announced 72-hour nationwide ceasefire and an all-but collapsed cessation of hostilities declared by the United States and Rus...

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  • Virginia Coffee Shop Rewards Polite Customers With Discounts
Virginia Coffee Shop Rewards Polite Customers With Discounts

It pays to be polite at one Virginia coffee shop where a worker in a humorous mood put up a sign saying that nice people would be charged less for coffee . It was popular on Reddit , was featured in a British newspaper, and has been picked up by TV stations and media outlets all over the country. Austin Simms told WDBJ that he was trying to b...

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  • Ex-CIA: US-Russian Cooperation in Syria 'Essential' to Destroying Daesh
Ex-CIA: US-Russian Cooperation in Syria 'Essential' to Destroying Daesh

The U.S. State Department said that Kerry expressed concern about repeated violations of a cessation of hostilities by the Moscow-backed Syrian government. He said "terrorism" in Syria had been pushed back "only when the Russians intervened" while the U.S. was "not serious" about tackling so-called Islamic State.

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  • Kashmiris defy curfew to help injured Amarnath yatra pilgrims
Kashmiris defy curfew to help injured Amarnath yatra pilgrims

On account of the protests, the authorities have allowed movement of Amarnath yatra pilgrims during night hours only. Till date, 1,27,358 yatris have visited the holy cave. "We never told anyone that buses will be waiting in Srinagar ", the deputy commissioner said. The toll in the ongoing violence in Kashmir that erupted after the killing o...

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  • Maharashtra govt probing Zakir Naik's alleged `hate speeches'
Maharashtra govt probing Zakir Naik's alleged `hate speeches'

The comments by the two senior ministers came as Bangladesh's private TV cable operators said they await a government directive on the broadcast of Dr Naik's television channel. Naidu's remarks came a day after Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju hinted at action against the preacher after looking into whether Naik through his speeches ...

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  • Americans among 84 killed in France truck attack
Americans among 84 killed in France truck attack

The Paris prosecutor's office opened an investigation for "murder and attempted murder in an organized group linked to a terrorist enterprise". A state of emergency imposed past year that was scheduled to expire was extended. Officials and witnesses in Nice said at least 80 people, including children, were killed by the driver of the rampaging truc...

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  • Ethiopia suggests military intervention in South Sudan
Ethiopia suggests military intervention in South Sudan

Both aircrafts r reaching Delhi via Thiruvananthapuram. The passenger count for the second flight which will return on Friday afternoon remains uncertain. "They are desperate for water, food and in need of medical assistance". For those who have to travel to the northern part of Kerala, train tickets have been booked and there will be a help ...

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  • Brady to drop appeal, serve 4-game 'Deflategate' suspension
Brady to drop appeal, serve 4-game 'Deflategate' suspension

His only remaining hope had been the U.S. Supreme Court, which accepts about 1 percent of the appeals submitted. The players union in a statement said it was disappointed by the order and will review its legal options, while maintaining that there were "clear violations" by the National Football League and Goodell of their collective bargaining a...

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  • Inter state council meeting on saturday after 10 years
Inter state council meeting on saturday after 10 years

Britain's Prime Minister, Theresa May, speaks to the media outside number 10 Downing Street, in central London, Britain July 13, 2016. The proposed tax reform, India's biggest revenue shake-up since independence, seeks to replace a slew of federal and state levies, transforming the nation into a Customs Union.

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  • Mike Pence accepts Donald Trump's offer for VP spot
Mike Pence accepts Donald Trump's offer for VP spot

Roll Call , The New York Times and the Indianapolis Star all report that the Trump campaign has made its pick. The rules committee of the Republican National Convention shut down an effort by the Never Trump movement to allow delegates to vote according to their conscience and not be bound by the result of their states' primaries.

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  • UK Labour Lawmaker Owen Smith to Challenge Corbyn for Party Leadership
UK Labour Lawmaker Owen Smith to Challenge Corbyn for Party Leadership

Labour's National Executive Committee (NEC) ruled that Corbyn would automatically appear on the ballot paper rather than having to undertake the strenuous task of finding 51 lawmakers willing to nominate him. "This is the end of the Labour Party , nothing more or less than that. the unions have destroyed the Labour Party ", he said . C...

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  • USA to Send 560 More Troops to Iraq
USA to Send 560 More Troops to Iraq

Carter was scheduled to meet with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and chief executive officer Abdullah Abdullah, as well as his top US commander in Afghanistan, Army Gen. Earlier, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi had pledged to retake Mosul from the Islamic State by the end of the year. Carter called it a strategic victory.

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  • MFA of Armenia reports of second Armenian victim in Nice terror attack
MFA of Armenia reports of second Armenian victim in Nice terror attack

More than a dozen were critically injured, according to the latest count from the French interior ministry. - Boris Johnson, whose first engagement as Britain's new foreign secretary was at the French ambassador's Bastille Day party in London, said on Twitter: "Shocked and saddened by the appalling events in Nice, and the bad loss of life".

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  • Chinese leaders extend condolences over Nice truck attack
Chinese leaders extend condolences over Nice truck attack

This monstrosity of using a lorry to deliberately kill people, many people, who only came out to celebrate their national day. The attacker has been shot dead, Mr. France remains under a state of emergency that was put into place after a series of terrorist attacks in Paris in November. "Nothing will make us yield in our will to fight terrorism...

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  • At least 84 dead in Nice truck 'attack'
At least 84 dead in Nice truck 'attack'

But whatever the motivation, it was horrific and deadly. Michel says Belgian authorities had already considered the possibility of a terrorist using a vehicle to attack a crowd. In both attacks, at least some of the attackers had been known to French anti-terror forces and had been on terror watch lists. He called the carnage, which came as Fra...

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  • Nice attacker identified, 31-year-old French-Tunisian known to police
Nice attacker identified, 31-year-old French-Tunisian known to police

Major events in France have been guarded by troops and armed police since the Islamic State attacks previous year, but it appeared to have taken many minutes to halt the progress of the truck as it tore along pavements and a pedestrian zone.

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  • Dallas hotel lights up in colors of France following attack
Dallas hotel lights up in colors of France following attack

The slaughter ended only after police killed the armed attacker in a hail of bullets. Some even jumped into the sea, witnesses said. "I saw bodies flying like bowling pins in its path, heard noises, howls that I will never forget", said Damien Allemand, a journalist for the local Nice-Matin newspaper, who was among the revelers.

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