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Sunday, February 19, 2017

Be holy like God!

Nearly 60 clergy from Texas, Louisiana and Mississippi gathered for a retreat in New Braunfels this week. Pastors, chaplains and ministers from the South Central Conference of our denomination, the U...

Tamil Nadu crisis: DMK to hold hunger strike on Feb 22, Stalin says will try to meet Presi...

A candle-light ceremony by the students of Everwin school at Kolathur to honour former Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa.(Vanne Srinivasulu/HT Photo). The victory in the trust vote by E Palanisw...

Russian provocation: Bluster or genuine peril?

(CNN) There's a Russian spy ship off the coast of Connecticut. Crammed with eavesdropping equipment, the Viktor Leonov has loitered in these waters before, but its current visit is the latest in a st...

The promised wall would be a mistake

More than 1,500 Mexicans formed a "living wall" in the border town of Ciudad Juarez, which is separated by fencing from its US neighbor city El Paso, to protest against US President Donald Trump's pl...

Idex 2017: UAE will count on technologies to keep terror threats at bay

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces received the visiting US Secretary of Defence , James Mattis, on Saturd...

Trump and Trudeau: Hardly two of a kind

Justin Trudeau is blaming corporate and government leaders for the spike in global anger rocking world politics, warning that low wages and the shift to precarious part-time work is at the heart of w...

Bono praises Mike Pence’s defense of AIDS bill during friendly meeting in Germany

President Donald Trump walks away from his podium at the conclusion of a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017. Standing in the front row, from le...

Far-right Wilders targets ‘Moroccan scum’ in his election campaign launch in t...

Dutch populist leader Geert Wilders vowed to crack down on “Moroccan scum” in the Netherlands when he launched his election campaign Saturday. Wilders pledges to ban Muslim immigration, close all mos...

China bans coal imports from North Korea

A Japanese government spokesman on Sunday welcomed China's announcement to suspend all North Korean coal imports until the end of this year as part of strengthened sanctions against Pyongyang in resp...

Syrian opposition hopes Geneva talks catalyse political transition

Munich (Germany) (AFP) - UN envoy Staffan de Mistura on Sunday questioned US President Donald Trump's engagement in solving the Syrian war, just days ahead of a new round of peace talks in Geneva. "W...

The Gambia: President Barrow sworn in at packed stadium

Osinbajo led world leaders to Banjul, capital of The Gambia for the inauguration of the new president, Adama Barrow. Published: 18.02.2017; Gbenga Bada. Print; eMail · Yemi Osinbajo play. Acting Pres...

Donald Trump calls media ‘enemy of the American people’

Editor's note: On Thursday, President Trump held a news conference in which he “aired his grievances against the news media, the intelligence community and his detractors.” On Friday, Anita Dunn, for...

Car bomb in Somalia leaves at least 30 dead

A commander of Somalia's Islamic extremist rebels denounced the country's recent election of a new president and vowed to continue fighting the government, the first official comment from al-Shabab s...

Melania Trump’s Red Dress: Pictures From Florida Rally Have The Internet Buzzing

First lady Melania Trump kicked off President Donald Trump's campaign rally in Melbourne, Florida on Saturday by reciting the Lord's prayer and telling the crowd she will "always stay true to myself,...

Daunting urban terrain as Iraqis push into western Mosul

Nineveh (IraqiNews.com) Al-Hashd al-Shaabi (Popular Mobilization Units) began Sunday an invasion of western Mosul areas coincidentally with Iraqi government forces which launched a new stage of offen...

People have been trolling Donald Trump after he suggested there was a terror attack #LastN...

Donald Trump has left many people baffled after appearing to refer to a terror incident in Sweden on Friday night, except no such attack occurred. The President told supporters of the need to "keep o...

Netanyahu hails ‘a new day’ after ‘historic’ talks with Trump

It is a bleak, miserable night in Bei-tar, one of the biggest Jewish settlements in the West Bank. Beitar sits just across the green line from Jerusalem. Its residents are not rich and as the winds o...

Grace gun for Mnangagwa as ZANU PF succession gets dirty

Grace and Robert Mugabe arrive at party headquarters in Harare this week. Photograph: Philimon Bulawayo/Reuters. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email; View more sharing options; Sha...

North Korean man arrested in Kim Jong Nam’s death

North Korean suspects Ri Jae Nam (front L), Hong Song Hac (back L) and Ri Ji Hyun (R) are seen in this undated handout released by the Royal Malaysia Police to Reuters on February 19, 2017. Royal Mal...

Senate silence speaks volumes about Russia probe

Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., had two main objectives. First, hoof it to the Senate's Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility as quickly as possible. Secondly, elu...