• 2 new arrests in Nice truck attack, as IS claim studied
2 new arrests in Nice truck attack, as IS claim studied

French security chiefs are meeting in Paris as Nice's seaside boulevard reopens to traffic Saturday following a dramatic truck attack which killed 84 people and wounded more than 200 others at a fireworks display. The Islamic State has called on sympathizers to target civilians in the countries that make up the coalition - calls that have been an...

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  • Arunachal Pradesh governor asks CM Tuki to prove majority by 16 July
Arunachal Pradesh governor asks CM Tuki to prove majority by 16 July

The decision was taken by the legislative assembly after governor's decision was unsustainable and liable to set aside under the then governance from December 9, 2015. As of 15 December past year, the Congress had 47 MLAs in a House of 60 with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) 11 and two Independents. The development had come as a major loss of fa...

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  • 15 civilians dead in strikes on Qaeda-held town
15 civilians dead in strikes on Qaeda-held town

An air strike hit a local field hospital in the town of Ahsem in Idlib province, killing three people, including a child, an worldwide charity and an aid worker said. Numerous dead and wounded are from surrounding areas who had traveled to Darkush to celebrate the Muslim Eid al-Fitr holiday. Fierce fighting also broke out in the eastern and south...

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  • Putin, Erdogan reaffirm intention to meet in person soon
Putin, Erdogan reaffirm intention to meet in person soon

Putin stressed the "categorical unacceptability in the life of a state of anti-constitutional acts and violence". Both men said they would meet soon in person, the Kremlin added, without saying when the conversation took place. The two countries patched up relations after Erdogan sent a letter to the Russian leader that expressed condolences to t...

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  • Case closed on unsolved D.B. Cooper airplane hijacking
Case closed on unsolved D.B. Cooper airplane hijacking

An artists sketch of D.B. Cooper, who vanished in 1971 with $200,000 in stolen cash. The bureau announced Tuesday that it has "exhaustively reviewed all credible leads " during its 45-year investigation and has redirected those resources to other priorities.

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  • Bound or unbound, Trump delegates from Valley as loyal as ever
Bound or unbound, Trump delegates from Valley as loyal as ever

Even if it passed, he expected Trump still would claim the party's nomination largely because of what Munisteri said: No Republican has offered himself or herself up as an alternative. I would have not put my money on him, and I may not always agree with him, but that's the process. "But I've got to think there's enough Republican base support ...

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  • Theresa takes charge as UK PM
Theresa takes charge as UK PM

He added: "It must be clear that no negotiations will begin before this is done". "We face a time of great national change". German Chancellor Merkel will be May's most important counterpart on the continent as the Brexit process unfolds.

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  • Europeans Are Freaking Out That They Can't Play Pokémon Go
Europeans Are Freaking Out That They Can't Play Pokémon Go

Unlike conventional computer and console games that demand a player's full attention, "Pokemon Go" can be consumed in bite-size increments throughout the day - a pattern that already matches most people's phone usage habits. It's especially good at getting stay-at-home nerds off their duffs and out the door for some fresh air and exercise. A Miss...

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  • Pokemon Go raises security concerns about military bases in China
Pokemon Go raises security concerns about military bases in China

While many other countries still did not officially have the game, that didn't keep users from playing it. It takes a lot to surprise police, but even they surprised themselves when they posted about Pokemon Go . When details of these requirements emerged, there was some unrest in the Pokemon GO community among players who feared for their s...

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  • Edhi's Soyam held at Karachi's Memon Masjid
Edhi's Soyam held at Karachi's Memon Masjid

At one moment, crowds broke through the military lines to help carry Edhi's coffin, which was drapped with Pakistan's green and white flag and covered with rose petals. Belonging to a family of traders, Edhi settled in Karachi in 1947. He said Abdul Sattar Edhi was the real manifestation of love for those who were socially vulnerable, impoverishe...

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  • IS claims responsibility for Nice truck attack
IS claims responsibility for Nice truck attack

But the statement quoting a security member of the group said the man was following calls from ISIS to target nationals of countries fighting it. He said that Thursday's massacre, when a truck mowed through families at a Bastille Day celebration in the Riviera city, was "a new type of attack " which "showed the extreme difficulty of the figh...

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  • Pokémon GO Is Now Available In Italy, Spain, And Portugal
Pokémon GO Is Now Available In Italy, Spain, And Portugal

John Hanke, CEO of Pokemon Go developer Niantic, said the game will include "sponsored locations" in the future, according to an interview with The New York Times earlier this week. Though the game is not officially available in many countries, users are finding different ways to have the game installed on their phones. Ever since the release...

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  • Almost 3000 arrested after failed Turkey coup
Almost 3000 arrested after failed Turkey coup

Broadcaster NTV cited Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag as saying that more arrests were expected on top of the 6,000 people already detained. "You don't see the high-level commanders that were involved in previous coups". Turkey has opened a new chapter in Middle Eastern politics by proving that the democratically elected government still reigns sup...

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  • Joe Root primed to move up to number three
Joe Root primed to move up to number three

But Wahab said they are all in it together. "We all take him as our young brother - he is a part of our family". Everybody is supporting him and we are all behind him. "We are not anxious about who England has picked or who they haven't picked", he added. "We're expecting a lot of support because there are a lot of Pakistani communities here in...

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  • Thousands rally in support of Turkish President Erdogan after foiled coup
Thousands rally in support of Turkish President Erdogan after foiled coup

Flights into Istanbul's worldwide airport have resumed after being halted for almost 24 hours by the failed coup attempt. Gozde Kurt, a 16-year-old student at the rally in Istanbul , said: "Just a small group from Turkish armed forces stood up against our government...

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  • French police arrest 2 in connection with Nice attack
French police arrest 2 in connection with Nice attack

The Islamic State group, in claiming the attack today, said he was a "soldier" who had responded to "calls to target nations of coalition states that are fighting (IS)". According to French media, a psychiatrist who saw him in 2004 said Bouhlel had come to him because of behavioural problems and that he diagnosed him as suffering from "the begin...

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  • Thousands cross Venezuela border shopping for scarce food
Thousands cross Venezuela border shopping for scarce food

The border passes between the Venezuelan state of Tachira and the Colombian department of North Santander (Norte de Santander) - whose capital is Cucuta - were closed on August 19 previous year on the orders of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro as part of his campaign against smuggling and alleged paramilitary groups.

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  • Police Say Several People, Including Officers, Shot in Baton Rouge
Police Say Several People, Including Officers, Shot in Baton Rouge

A manhunt is underway for a man dressed in black and wearing a mask who opened fire. L J McKneely said "multiple" officers were down. East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Casey Rayborn Hicks said the area is still an active scene.

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  • GOP Delegate Makes an Emotional Plea to Republicans to Embrace Equal Rights
GOP Delegate Makes an Emotional Plea to Republicans to Embrace Equal Rights

Perhaps in deference to the twice-divorced and thrice-married Donald Trump, platform committee members did vote down an amendment condemning no-fault divorce. The Obama administration's "edict to the states concerning restrooms" and other facilities, allowing transgender people to use the restroom of the sex they identify with is "dangerous", t...

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  • GOP optimistic party will leave convention united
GOP optimistic party will leave convention united

Political reporter Jim Brunner is on his way to Cleveland to cover the GOP National Convention. Democrats who backed Sen. The average ratings for the 1984 to 2004 conventions were 30% lower than the previous 20-year period. "That tells you more about the condition of the Republican Party and whether it's unified or not", said Mac Stipanovich, a l...

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