• Europe moves to safeguard interests in Iran after US pullout
Europe moves to safeguard interests in Iran after US pullout

Indo-Iran ties have been on a upswing after Tehran sealed the nuclear deal with the worldwide community in 2015. "This objective-and China's base in Djibouti and its role in developing the Pakistani port of Gwadar- has shaped India's desire to invest in upgrading the Iranian port of Chabahar", says Brookings.

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  • At Least 5 Killed as Militants Storm Govt. Building in Afghan City
At Least 5 Killed as Militants Storm Govt. Building in Afghan City

A gun battle continued for several hours with around a dozen attackers who ran into the building with machine guns and rocket propelled grenades. No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack, but both the Taliban and a local Islamic State affiliate reject democratic elections and have targeted them in the past.

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  • Episode 7 Online For UFC 224 Embedded
Episode 7 Online For UFC 224 Embedded

Dern made her UFC debut at UFC 222 defeating Ashley Yoder by split decision . As a result, Cooper, who made weight, will receive 30% of Dern's purse. Short left for Cooper as the two step into range. Dern looking to find a right home for her right hand. UFC women's strawweight standout Felice Herrig also took to social media to slam Dern...

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  • Israel Seeks To Deport Human Rights Worker Over Boycott Claims
Israel Seeks To Deport Human Rights Worker Over Boycott Claims

Tamara Nasser reported for Electronic Intifada that "Israel's strategic affairs ministry said the decision was based on Shakir's support for the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement, but Shakir said the 'real aim is to muzzle dissent'".

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  • Spain nearly banned from this weekend's Eurovision Song Contest — SNAP JUDGEMENT
Spain nearly banned from this weekend's Eurovision Song Contest — SNAP JUDGEMENT

Picture: Reuters Azerbaijan's Aisel performs "X My Heart" during the Semi-Final 1 for Eurovision Song Contest 2018 at the Altice Arena hall in Lisbon, Portugal, May 8, 2018. He was introduced to the programme by his Swedish wife, Viveca Paulin and went to see the contest in Copenhagen four years ago when Conchita Wurst won.

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  • Disgusted with cancer, IPS officer kills himself
Disgusted with cancer, IPS officer kills himself

Himanshu's grit - and that's why I find it hard to believe he killed himself - was such that he found it necessary to proceed on leave because of cancer only two years ago, although he was diagnosed with the disease a year earlier. Roy became an Indian Police Service officer of the Maharashtra Cadre 1988 batch. In November 2016, Mr Roy started ...

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  • Arteta emerges favourite to replace Wenger as Arsenal manager
Arteta emerges favourite to replace Wenger as Arsenal manager

The Frenchman oversaw Arsenal's move from Highbury to the Emirates Stadium in 2006 and said the following nine years saw him do his "best job" as manager. If somebody deserved to celebrate like they have never done before, then it was this football club. The outgoing Arsenal boss believes Europe's elite clubs will fight for the introduction...

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  • Juventus Defeats AC Milan To Win Fourth Consecutive Italian Cup
Juventus Defeats AC Milan To Win Fourth Consecutive Italian Cup

And five minutes later they were gifted another goal by Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma . Gattuso in a post-match said, "At the moment I can't explain what happened to Donnarumma". An own goal by substitute Nikola Kalinic completed a calamitous defensive display by Milan . Bosnia internional Pjanic told the club website: "We really wa...

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  • Paris knife attacker was born in Chechnya, aged 20
Paris knife attacker was born in Chechnya, aged 20

Counterterrorism authorities have been known as in to guide the investigation after Prosecutor Francois Molins informed reporters that witnesses heard the suspect shouting, " Allahu Akbar " - "God is nice" in Arabic. People scrambled for shelter in nearby restaurants and cafes and eye witnesses are reported to have seen the attacker being blocked...

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  • Karnataka clocks 70% polling
Karnataka clocks 70% polling

One, Times Now-VMR, gave the Congress a narrow lead; the other, Times Now-Today's Chanakya, gave the BJP a clear majority. However, some polls said the ruling Congress will emerge as the largest party. The exit poll predicts that the BJP is set to bag 102 to 110, thereby fortifying its position in the state. Republic TV's "Jan ki Baat" exit po...

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  • Beijing condemns fighting between Myanmar army, rebels near China border
Beijing condemns fighting between Myanmar army, rebels near China border

Clashes in Northern Myanmar near the border with China have increased since January, as the worldwide community pays more attention to the Rohingya refugee crisis in the West. Myanmar's military frequently clashes with several groups, which say they are fighting for greater autonomy for ethnic minorities in the area, through which much of Myanmar's...

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  • Israeli air strikes killed 11 Iranians in Syria this week: Monitor
Israeli air strikes killed 11 Iranians in Syria this week: Monitor

That updates the monitor's initial toll of 23, which did not specify the number of Iranians. With the war winding down in favor of Assad, Israel - which saw him as the lesser of two evils compared to Islamic hard-liners among rebels - is now finding that his victory has brought Iran closer to its borders.

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  • Indonesia church attacks kill at least nine, dozens wounded
Indonesia church attacks kill at least nine, dozens wounded

The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the riot incident at Mako Brimob, which led to the deaths of five members of the police's elite counterterrorism squad, Densus 88, and a 36-hour standoff. The Islamic State group has claimed accountability. According to local police, nine people were killed while 40 wounded, including policemen, we...

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  • Pres. Trump Approves Financial Aid for Hawaii Over Volcanic Eruption
Pres. Trump Approves Financial Aid for Hawaii Over Volcanic Eruption

A new fissure roaring like jet engines and spewing magma has opened on Hawaii's Kilauea volcano, piling lava as high as a four-story building, as the area torn by the volcano's eruption spread. Geologists are warning of a possible explosion which would be the largest explosion in almost 120 years, CBS News reports. The US Federal Emergency Mana...

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  • Oil could hit $100 a barrel in 2019: Bank of America
Oil could hit $100 a barrel in 2019: Bank of America

S&P Global Platts associate editorial director, Mriganka Jaipuriyar, said that as historical allies of the US, Japan and South Korea are expected to cut Iranian crude imports, while China and India are either less likely to adhere to the sanctions or monitoring the situation before firming up their plans.

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  • Pakistan and US Restrict Diplomats' Travel, Adding New Strain on Ties
Pakistan and US Restrict Diplomats' Travel, Adding New Strain on Ties

The letter also confirmed that Pakistan "has been informed that the new travel permission regime for Pakistani diplomats and officials in the USA would be implemented from " 11 May 2018 ". Pakistan's letter outlined the list of concessions it has withdrawn from the USA diplomatic mission. The tensions had escalated to an extent that the U.S.

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  • Trump blew up at homeland security chief over border security
Trump blew up at homeland security chief over border security

Nielsen is responsible for those 20,000 border representatives who work in Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The New York Times first reported on the blowup, saying Trump berated Nielsen to the point she told colleagues she was close to resigning after the incident.

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  • Rights group calls for judicial independence amid Sereno ouster
Rights group calls for judicial independence amid Sereno ouster

I was thinking all the while nga they will deny the petition", he said . Lawyer Mundlyn Misal-Martin, president of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) Cebu Chapter, said she was surprised by the decision and that it was "something that I look forward to reading and learning from".

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  • Neymar models new PSG kit amid fresh Real Madrid links
Neymar models new PSG kit amid fresh Real Madrid links

On Friday Lasmar told Brazilian TV that " Neymar is recovering the best way possible.... and the expectation is that he will arrive well-prepared so he can take part in excellent World Cup training". 'They deserve it and that's what we are going to try to do tomorrow. "We have to finish this season, the rest will come after". But it means a lot th...

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  • Giuliani Departs From Manhattan Law Firm To Focus On Trump
Giuliani Departs From Manhattan Law Firm To Focus On Trump

Rudy Giuliani is splitting from his Manhattan law firm in order to focus on his new position as part of President Donald Trump's legal team. To view the full article, register now. However, Giuliani's departure may stem from tensions within the firm over his representation of the president . "That was money that was paid by his lawyer, th...

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