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Muslims congregate for Eid prayers as Zilhaj concludes

Muslims congregate for Eid prayers as Zilhaj concludes

In particular, he congratulated his fellow Muslims for the opportunity to witness another Eid-ul-Adha - another name for Eid el-Kabir, which is the Festival of Sacrifice, being the second of two Islam...

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China Expresses Strong Objections to Pentagon's Report

China Expresses Strong Objections to Pentagon's Report

Wu urged the USA to adhere to the one-China policy and the principles of the three joint communiques, and to discreetly deal with Taiwan-related issues. In a statement , he also firmly defended Chin...

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Rain Starts To Slow After Flooding Displaces 800000 In Southern Indian State

Rain Starts To Slow After Flooding Displaces 800000 In Southern Indian State

News agency Reuters quoted Anil Vasudevan, a Kerala health department official, as saying that three people with chickenpox had to be isolated in one of the relief camps in Aluva. Kerala has pitch...

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Man claims he killed pregnant wife after she strangled their kids

Man claims he killed pregnant wife after she strangled their kids

Christopher Watts , 33, was charged Monday afternoon with five counts of first-degree murder, three counts of tampering with a deceased body and one count of unlawful termination of a pregnancy. S...

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Malcolm Turnbull survives leadership challenge from Peter Dutton - for now

Malcolm Turnbull survives leadership challenge from Peter Dutton - for now

Cabinet minister Christopher Pyne said earlier Mr Dutton had told him the prime minister has his absolute support. After Peter Costello declined to stand for the Liberal leadership after the 2007 ...

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Families Separated Since Korean War Reunite In North Korea

Families Separated Since Korean War Reunite In North Korea

The meetings began at Mount Kumgang, a scenic resort in North Korea , Seoul government officials said. But North Korea's suspicion of any outside influence means that many tens of thousands more ha...

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Canada Wildfire Smoke Produces Nighttime Scene in the Middle of the Day

MPCA says the smoke is expected to completely exit the state by 9 a.m. on Tuesday. Air quality monitoring stations in Yakima, Toppenish, Sunnyside and White Swan are all reporting air quality as "ha...

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Mueller's team wants Papadopoulos to spend 6 months in jail

Mueller's team wants Papadopoulos to spend 6 months in jail

Papadopoulos pleaded guilty in October to lying to FBI agents investigating possible collusion between President Donald Trump's campaign and Russian Federation. Mueller wrote in the statement . "Th...

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Donald Trump's Social Media Solution? A Free-For-All For Both 'Good And Bad'

Donald Trump's Social Media Solution? A Free-For-All For Both 'Good And Bad'

His tweets are a major source of newspaper content containing Trump's statements. Owens said on "Fox & Friends" that she finds it comical that social media bans seems to only be happening with...

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Green Party MP heads for maternity ward on a bicycle

Green Party MP heads for maternity ward on a bicycle

His followers, however, did not support his sentiments as they stated that Kenyan leaders would face a lot of danger if they even dared to emulate Ganter's actions. This is Genter's third pregnancy - ...

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Shots Fired at US Embassy in Turkey

Shots Fired at US Embassy in Turkey

Embassy early this morning", embassy spokesman David Gainer said in a statement, according to NBC News . - Shots were fired from a moving vehicle at the U.S. Tensions between the USA and Turkey are...

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Afghan forces free 149 hostages taken by Taliban in ambush

Afghan forces free 149 hostages taken by Taliban in ambush

President Ashraf Ghani declared a provisional three-month ceasefire with the Taliban on Sunday to mark the Eid al Adha holiday, even though fighting against the Western-backed government in Kabul ...

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British woman survives after fall from cruise ship

British woman survives after fall from cruise ship

Her disappearance sparked a panicked search and the ship returned to the spot where they believed she had fallen and carried out at least four passes before abandoning the search. In still photographs...

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More than two million Muslims begin Hajj pilgrimage

More than two million Muslims begin Hajj pilgrimage

Muslim pilgrims speak to a translator in the Saudi holy city of Makkah. "I came for umrah (minor pilgrimage) in 2007 and today after 10 years of registering and waiting, I am here", said Najwa, 59, ...

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CNN accused of intimidating Paul Manafort jury

CNN accused of intimidating Paul Manafort jury

Under U.S. law, the guilt of the accused must be proven "beyond a reasonable doubt " or there can be no conviction. The judge said: "I've received criticism and threats". The case that Bob Mueller ...

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Rescuers plead for help as thousands stranded in flooded Kerala

Rescuers plead for help as thousands stranded in flooded Kerala

Many are still stranded in their homes with no food and sheaths of water around them at various places in Alapuzha, Thrissur and Ernakulam districts. It offered to run a special food and medicine ...

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US President says will attend November WWI parade in Paris

US President says will attend November WWI parade in Paris

But President Donald Trump's plans to bring back the old practice appear to have been sunk by a high price tag. A city official said the $21.6 million estimate of the costs the city would incur ...

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'Truth isn't truth': Giuliani weighs risks for Trump in possible Mueller interview

'Truth isn't truth': Giuliani weighs risks for Trump in possible Mueller interview

In January a year ago Kellyanne Conway said told Todd's programme, Meet the Press , that the White House was entitled to present " alternative facts " - to which Todd retorted: " Alternative facts a...

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Former US ambassador to Turkey appointed as Syria representative

Former US ambassador to Turkey appointed as Syria representative

He also said that his country will withdraw its troops in Syria "very soon", triggering speculation of the U.S. possible retreat from Syria. The Saudi contribution comes as President Donald Trump's ...

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Trump lashes out at Russia probe as 'McCarthyism at its worst'

Trump lashes out at Russia probe as 'McCarthyism at its worst'

He has spent 30 hours being interview on three separate occasions in the last nine months, reports Daily Mail . Mr. Trump's legal team has been involved in a back-and-forth with Mueller's team o...

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Omarosa may have as many as 200 White House recordings

Omarosa may have as many as 200 White House recordings

Lawyers for the Trump Organization have dispatched a letter to the publisher of Omarosa Manigault Newman's tell-all book, Unhinged: An Insider Account of the Trump White House. Before joinin...

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Thousands waiting for rescue after Indian monsoon tragedy

Thousands waiting for rescue after Indian monsoon tragedy

The worst affected places include Aluva, Chalakudy, Chengannur, Alappuzha and Pathanamthitta, where massive rescue operations were on as scores of persons were rescued. Chief Minister of Kerala Pinar...

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No tsunami threat to Hawaii following major Fiji quake

No tsunami threat to Hawaii following major Fiji quake

The tremor was also felt in the island's capital Mataram and on the neighbouring resort island of Bali . 'The quake caused people to panic and flee their houses, ' national disaster agency spokesma...

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Putin dances with the bride at Austrain Foreign Minister's wedding

Putin dances with the bride at Austrain Foreign Minister's wedding

Chancellor Sebastian Kurz and his conservatives, who control Austria's European Union policy, have said Austria will toe the European Union line - though they have also pointed to Austria's history ...

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Confusion, disbelief remain over man who allegedly killed family in Colorado

Confusion, disbelief remain over man who allegedly killed family in Colorado

Merson also requested that DNA samples be taken from Shanann Watt's hands and nails along with the children's nails. The girls had been missing since Monday, along with their mother. The Weld Coun...

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South Korea seeks progress on denuclearization at Sept summit

South Korea seeks progress on denuclearization at Sept summit

No sitting South Korean leader has attended the North Korean anniversary events. "This community will lead to an energy bloc and economic bloc in northeast Asia by expanding our economic area to the n...

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Indonesia envoy shocked by Malaysia trial ruling

Indonesia envoy shocked by Malaysia trial ruling

When the trial resumes on November 1, Indonesian suspect Siti will be the first witness to testify, the Associated Press reports. "I'm very sad", he said, sitting in his house 130km south-east of Ha...

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Xiamen Air Passenger Jet Skids Off Runway In Manila, No Casualties

Xiamen Air Passenger Jet Skids Off Runway In Manila, No Casualties

Xiamen Air is a subsidiary of China Southern Airlines. Flight tracking website Airlive reports that flight MF8667 circled for some time near the airport before attempting a landing, and aborting it....

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Afghan soldiers killed in latest battlefield reversal

Afghan soldiers killed in latest battlefield reversal

American airstrikes killed at least a several hundred Taliban members during intense fighting over the past several days in Ghazni city, officials said Tuesday . An Afghan family, who have escaped fro...

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Vatican sides with victims of United States predator priests

Vatican sides with victims of United States predator priests

Tim Lennon of the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP) tells OneNewsNow he is saddened and angered by the numbers because Catholic authorities knew about the abuse for years, even dec...

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Imran Khan pays tribute to Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Imran Khan pays tribute to Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Scores of people gathered at Smriti Sthal to pay their respects to the tall leader, who was cremated with full state honours. Earlier, tens of thousands of commoners joined Modi and BJP President Am...

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Omarosa May Have As Many As 200 Tapes

Omarosa May Have As Many As 200 Tapes

The letter said the agreement bars disclosure of confidential information and disparagement about Trump , his family members, their businesses and the campaign. "She says he drinks eight Diet Cokes ...

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Italian rescue teams still hunting for survivors after bridge collapse

Italian rescue teams still hunting for survivors after bridge collapse

Journalists should contact the Highways England press office on 0844 693 1448 and use the menu to speak to the most appropriate press officer. Deputy PM Luigi Di Maio has been one of the most vocal ...

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Trump Says He'll Yank Bruce Ohr's Security Clearance 'Very Quickly'

Trump Says He'll Yank Bruce Ohr's Security Clearance 'Very Quickly'

At a summit in Finland last month, Trump drew criticism and outrage when he told reporters he accepted Putin's denial that Russian Federation had intervened in the 2016 presidential election - a sta...

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Paul Manafort trial’s jury starts second day of deliberations

Paul Manafort trial’s jury starts second day of deliberations

They are to continue deliberating on Friday. Fox News anchor Chris Wallace was asked by fellow anchor Sandra Smith on Friday what he thought about President Donald Trump's comments on the tri...

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China is ‘training nuclear bombers’, U.S. claims

China is ‘training nuclear bombers’, U.S. claims

China is deploying "increasingly advance military capabilities meant to coerce Taiwan " in a bid to prevent self-governing Taiwan from declaring independence, CNN reported quoting the report as s...

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Trump revokes security clearance of former Central Intelligence Agency director and frequent critic

Trump revokes security clearance of former Central Intelligence Agency director and frequent critic

He urged that special counsel Robert Mueller be allowed to complete his investigation without interference. Later, in an interview with The Wall Street Journal , Mr Trump drew a direct connection b...

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Former cricketer Navjyot Singh Sidhu arrives in Pakistan

Former cricketer Navjyot Singh Sidhu arrives in Pakistan

PTI Chairman Imran Khan chaired a meeting on Thursday which was attended by Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Jahangir Tareen and other senior party leaders. (Web Desk) - Incoming prime minister Imran Khan's...

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Trump’s military parade postponed after US$92 million cost revelation

Trump’s military parade postponed after US$92 million cost revelation

Pentagon says military parade proposed for Veterans Day delayed at least until 2019. An official told the AP that about $50 million would cover Pentagon costs for equipment, personnel and other ...

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Entire parliament condemns Fraser Anning's controversial maiden speech

Entire parliament condemns Fraser Anning's controversial maiden speech

He called for a national vote on who should be allowed to enter the country. Pauline Hanson has disowned senator Fraser Anning - who was elected on her One Nation ticket - and named an adviser i...

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