• PM Modi and Xi will not meet at G20 Summit
PM Modi and Xi will not meet at G20 Summit

China has alleged that Indian troops crossed into its territory and disrupted construction work for building a road in Dokalam (Donglang). China and Indian are locked in a dispute in Sikkim sector's Doklam area, also referred to as Donglong by Beijing , China is accused of building a road in the area which is claimed by Bhutan .

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  • Trump talks North Korea threat in calls with China, Japan leaders
Trump talks North Korea threat in calls with China, Japan leaders

The US and Chinese presidents spoke in a scheduled call hours after relations came under renewed pressure as an American warship sailed near a disputed island in the South China Sea. Restricting guest workers is one way the USA and other countries could try to reduce North Korea's access to foreign now. The Trump administration hasn't given...

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  • Slain NYPD officer recalled as devoted mom, cop
Slain NYPD officer recalled as devoted mom, cop

As reported yesterday, Bonds walked up to 48-year-old Familia's police vehicle and executed her with a bullet to the head. Just one day after the shooting that left the NYPD and Bronx residents reeling, a clearer picture of what preceded the attack began to emerge, with officials detailing the 911 calls and their search for Familia's killer, Ale...

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  • Netanyahu gifts signed picture to Modi
Netanyahu gifts signed picture to Modi

He also talked about country's flagship programme "Make In India". The initiative aims at leveraging Israel's strengths in technology, with Indian market access to develop technology solutions for the world's most critical challenges. Mr Modi will lead the Indian delegation, which includes NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman and India's G20 Sherpa Arvind Pa...

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  • Hanscom Air Force Base reopens all facilities after probe of truck
Hanscom Air Force Base reopens all facilities after probe of truck

The state police bomb squad and air wing has responded to the base in Bedford to investigate. State Police are setting up a perimeter extending 1,500 feet from the truck in all directions. State Police said the screening revealed "potentially explosive material". The company declined comment when contacted by MassLive. They have also closed the e...

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  • Senate Embargos Confirmation Of Presidential Nominees
Senate Embargos Confirmation Of Presidential Nominees

Senators also expressed concern about the refusal of the Executive to drop Mr. Magu as the acting chairman of the EFCC. The constitution empowers the president to appoint the chairman of EFCC and other such agencies directly . "And again, there is the other argument, whether or not we need to present him for confirmation and that's a compelling ar...

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  • New Poll Shows More Americans Trust Media (Including CNN) Over Trump
New Poll Shows More Americans Trust Media (Including CNN) Over Trump

The NPR/PBS Newshour/Marist poll also finds most people don't trust public opinion polls . Then, on Sunday, President Donald Trump set his sights on CNN , tweeting a video of himself wrestling with a person on whose head the CNN logo was superimposed.

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  • HTC Ocean Life Spotted Online; Features Qualcomm SD 660 Chipset & Edge Sense
HTC Ocean Life Spotted Online; Features Qualcomm SD 660 Chipset & Edge Sense

With a smaller display and a few necessary spec cuts, the Ocean Life will probably be a bit more affordable than the flagship U11. The name checks out since the flagship phone was referred to as the Ocean when it was being developed. It is justified since most of the smartphones these days ditch the headphone jack and come with a USB Type-C port ...

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  • Riot police clash with G20 protesters in Hamburg
Riot police clash with G20 protesters in Hamburg

The gathering should make for a challenging combination of world leaders, with President Donald Trump , Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan among those attending. She conceded that "we really don't have a legal claim to the Americans committing themselves everywhere in the world". 'It's not only going to b...

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  • Europe all set to receive US President Trump
Europe all set to receive US President Trump

Poland's leaders are closely aligned with Trump's worldview, and ruling party lawmakers and pro-government activists plan to bus in groups to help ensure an enthusiastic crowd for Trump after his rather awkward European debut in May. "The G20 countries that had hit US interests more often before President Trump was elected are the very G20 countrie...

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  • Vegas Fire: Illegal Fireworks Suspected in House Fire
Vegas Fire: Illegal Fireworks Suspected in House Fire

LFR said the estimated damage is $50,000 total and it was started from fireworks hitting the roof. The Fourth of July fireworks show at Hersheypark was cut short when the fireworks caused an actual fire late Tuesday night. The Lafayette Fire Department responded to 1800 Whitcomb Ave. just before 1 a.m.to a reported structure fire. Less than two...

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  • Judge orders drug company founder Shkreli to stop talking to courthouse journalists
Judge orders drug company founder Shkreli to stop talking to courthouse journalists

In the motion, federal prosecutors told U.S. District Court Judge Kiyo Matsumoto that Shkreli has interacted with the media since the jury for his trial was picked, in the courthouse, outside and on digital media. Prosecutors have also accused him of using an anonymous Twitter account to scoff at the trial. Shkreli previously used Twitter under...

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  • Colorado State University: busier than average Atlantic hurricane season
Colorado State University: busier than average Atlantic hurricane season

Forecasters say it has the potential to become at least a tropical depression before it could move into drier and more stable air. "It isn't in the prime development area for this month", Cangialosi said. If this disturbance - known now as Invest 94L, which basically means it's an area of interest in the Atlantic - becomes a tropical storm, it wo...

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  • London Tower Fire: 87 New Recoveries of Human Remains Found
London Tower Fire: 87 New Recoveries of Human Remains Found

Lakehouse PLC confirmed on Tuesday that its compliance business had been engaged to certify the appropriate working of the installed fire safety systems of Grenfell Tower, the tower block that was devastated by a major fire last month, claiming at least 80 lives.

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  • Backed Syrian Rebels Break Through Daesh's Defenses in Raqqa Old City
Backed Syrian Rebels Break Through Daesh's Defenses in Raqqa Old City

It said the strikes left most of the 2,500-metre wall intact. The breach of the wall comes after the alliance, known as the Syrian Democratic Forces, or SDF, encircled the entire city after capturing two southern villages that ISIS militants were fleeing to.

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  • Rory McIlroy quits Twitter - for now - after beef with Steve Elkington
Rory McIlroy quits Twitter - for now - after beef with Steve Elkington

Open. Only time will tell if the break proves helpful to McIlroy's game - after winning four majors between 2011 and 2014, he's gone nine starts without another title. Back in 2008 Ballyliffen hosted the Irish Seniors Open for the European Seniors Tour and in 2002, the North West of Ireland Open, an event co-sanctioned between the European Tour a...

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  • Macquarie Reaffirms Outperform Recommendation for Paragon Group of Companies (LON:PAG)
Macquarie Reaffirms Outperform Recommendation for Paragon Group of Companies (LON:PAG)

Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank), a Switzerland-based fund reported 1,546 shares. The Company also licenses third parties to manufacture and distribute products using the Burberry trademarks. Lba Wealth Mgmt Ltd Company reported 304 shares. Gam Ag reported 0% in Senior plc (LON:SNR). The company has market cap of 845.15 million GBP. Als...

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  • Potential tropical cyclone brewing in Atlantic Ocean
Potential tropical cyclone brewing in Atlantic Ocean

The next name on tap is Don. He says he's anxious that the USA government's Hurricane Forecast Improvement Program will lose more funding under President Donald Trump. The formation of a tropical storm or depression in the next two days increased to 70 percent, and holds at 80 percent for formation in the next five days.

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  • Canada gives $10M, apology to former Guantanamo prisoner
Canada gives $10M, apology to former Guantanamo prisoner

Toronto-born Omar Khadr-who was captured by the US military in 2002 when he was just a teenager and held at the Guantanamo Bay detention camp in Cuba-will receive an apology and reportedly $10.5 million ($8 million USD) from the Canadian government for failing to protect him from abuse while he was detained for more than a decade.

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  • Du Plessis to miss Lord's Test
Du Plessis to miss Lord's Test

South Africa will be playing England in a four-match Test series starting Thursday. Du Plessis has remained in South Africa following the birth of his daughter and opening bat Dean Elgar will lead in his absence. South Africa does have its top batsman, Hashim Amla, and top seam bowler, Vernon Philander , for the opening Test, but will ne...

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