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With deadline approaching, Trump may decide to 'rip up' Iran nuclear deal


The EU's top diplomat, Federica Mogherini , said the deal, denounced by Trump as the worst ever made, had in reality "made the world safer and prevented a potential nuclear arms race in the region". "What will happens if President Trump does not waive the sanctions and go out of the deal?" the official asked. Not waiving the nuclear sanctions or reimposing them would effectively pull the United States out of the deal. Read More »

Indo-Israel Spike deal alive?


India's Defense Ministry has announced it will be purchasing 130 Barak surface-to-surface missiles from Israel's Rafael Advanced Weapons Systems. The Indo-Israel relationship is much stronger than one vote in the UN, Israeli Ambassador to India Daniel Carmon said Friday ahead of Premier Benjamin Netanyahu's visit to New Delhi starting January 14. Read More »

Mazda plant caps Alabama auto sector's successful year


Kay Ivey said at a press conference. Toyota has 10 existing USA factories, including an existing engine plant in Huntsville which opened in 2001 and employs 1,450 workers. "Build plant in US or pay big border tax". Corolla sales fell 14 percent for the year, to just less than 309,000, according to Autodata Corp. Neither automaker has made anything official, but it's expected to build Corollas specifically for the U.S. Read More »

Became known the cause of the loss of secret United States satellite


Currently, SpaceX is facing fierce competition from ULA, a launch provider operated by Boeing and Lockheed Martin, both of which have long relationships with various elements of the USA government. Analysts say that further indicates the company did not see a problem with its rockets. He said his committee would provide "rigorous oversight that accounts for that risk and ensures that we can meet all of our national security space requirements as the Air Force looks to competitively procure ... Read More »

7 days on, Tamil Nadu bus strike to continue. Here's why


Following the disqualification of 18 MLAs from the ruling AIADMK , Leader of Opposition and DMK working president MK Stalin said the government did not have the requisite numbers to remain in power, reported news agency ANI . The employees are in fact set to intensify protests after the state government issued notices to almost 60,000 workers for abstaining from work on 5 and 6 January, reports The Times of India . Read More »

Steve Bannon steps down from Breitbart


He notes that President Trump used the phrase " fire and fury " when he threatened North Korea a year ago. "100 percent of the senior staff of this White House , the people dealing with him on a daily basis" say this presidency is "not just unstable" but also "unpredictable" and "erratic". Read More »

Martin Guptill guides Black Caps to victory in second ODI against Pakistan


Having trounced Windies in Tests, ODIs and T20s, the Black Caps kicked off their five-match ODI series against Pakistan with a rain-affected victory in Wellington over the weekend. The pair was also involved in an 104-run unbeaten stand for the third wicket as New Zealand reached the target with 7 balls remaining. Lockie Ferguson (3/39) was the standout among the Kiwi bowlers. Read More »

Turkish TV airs Egypt intelligence tapes on Jerusalem


The visit will include Egypt, Jordan, and Israel, but not Palestine. The newspaper said in a report published Saturday that it obtained audio recordings in which an Egyptian intelligence officer, speaking with influential talk show hosts, asked them to downplay the significance of US President Donald Trump's decision. Read More »

Trump appears to mouth wrong words to U.S. national anthem


While Trump sat inside the Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta along tens of thousands to watch Alabama crush Georgia, members of different groups showed up in the cold rain to protest the president. Trump arrived in metro Atlanta around 6 take in the all-Southeastern Conference matchup between the two powerhouses. Rapper Kendrick Lamar, who has been a critic of the president, was set to perform during the break. Read More »

Louisiana teacher arrested during board meeting after she is says about pay


Noting that class sizes had grown, Hargrave told the Vermillion Parish School Board that it was "unspeakable" and "absurd" that the superintendent was getting a raise "when teachers are working this hard, and not even getting a dime". "Sir, hold on, I am way smaller than you!" It is not known if Reggie was told to escort Hargrave out of the room or he did it on his own. Hargrave walked out into the hall and Reggie followed. Read More »

WSU online business programs receive US News & World Report honors


Throughout both undergraduate and graduate studies, a couple Philly-area schools ranked among the best. "We are incredibly proud to have our exceptional online programs ranked second in the nation by U.S. "We are gratified Distance Education at Appalachian is represented well in the U.S. News rankings", said Terry Rawls, executive director for Distance Education at Appalachian. Read More »

Secret Service Spotted Fire Atop Trump Tower


The fire started on the roof shortly before 7am in the Fifth Avenue skyscraper, which is President Donald Trump's private home in NY and houses the headquarters of his company, which is run by his two adult sons. Two people were injured as a result of the fire, FDNY said. Eric Trump, the son of President Donald trump tweeted about the incident around 8:30 a.m. Read More »

Celebs React to Oprah Winfrey's Golden Globes Speech

Trump himself has lavished praise on Winfrey over the years, including in 2015, when he said that he would consider her as a running mate on his Republican ticket. The first African American to receive the honor was Sidney Poitier in 1982. Winfrey ended her speech Sunday with a rallying cry for girls on the topic of the "Me Too" movement, which was the focus of Hollywood's first awards show since allegations of sexual misconduct swept the entertainment industry and then expanded into ... Read More »

Bristol City's Korey Smith sets sights on more Carabao Cup glory


It is a prestigious competition the FA Cup, if you are not strong you can not do that. Gundogan said: "It was a free-kick and the referee didn't tell me to wait". They now seek a place in the League Cup final as they host Championship side Bristol City in the first leg of their semi-final today. No side has ever won the Premier League, FA Cup, League Cup and Champions League in a single season. Read More »

What to expect from North-South Korean talks

President Donald Trump's United Nations ambassador says the administration hasn't changed its conditions regarding talks with North Korea amid growing tensions over the North's nuclear and missile programs. Haley tells ABC's "This Week" that there's " no turnaround " in the USA position. A veteran negotiator in inter-Korean affairs, he has participated in talks with North Korea since the 1990s, including their last summit in 2007. Read More »

Bolivia Slams US 'Clumsiness' at UNSC Meeting On Iran Protests


But US ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, was defiant. "The world will be watching what you do", Haley told a meeting of the UN Security Council. "The Iranian people are rising up in over 79 locations throughout the country", Haley said. Earlier in the week, the USA government announced it was suspending security assistance to the country. The president's tweets have not called for violence or disruptive acts, but he has commended them. Read More »

Pro-government rallies held in Iran to protest violence


The local governor said the protesters were armed. But they along with the hardline security establishment also warned authorities would crack down on any violence after some protesters attacked government buildings and banks. Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi slammed on Tuesday the USA president for his rude comments, saying he should address his own country's problems instead of interfering in other countries. Read More »

Roy Moore's Jewish Attorney Is Actually a Christian


Roy Moore accuser Leigh Corfman spoke to the "Today" show November 20, following allegations she made in The Washington Post that U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore seduced and molested her when she was 14. It turns out that Roy and Kayla Moore have hired more than one Jewish lawyer in the fairly recent past. Jones was sworn in as a senator on Wednesday. Read More »

Pakistan Army powerful without United States aid as well: ISPR DG

Through major counter-terrorism operations, Pakistan has cleared all these areas resulting in elimination of organised terrorist presence, the statement said. I think you can assume that you know things that are in the U.S. national security, things that might be related to nuclear issues, end use monitoring of equipment. Read More »

Search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 to resume


Malaysia, China and Australia agreed to suspend the deep-sea sonar search in January after 120,000 square kilometres of seabed were combed without finding any trace of the plane. Ocean Infinity said in a statement that it dispatched a search vessel earlier this week from the South African port of Durban to take advantage of favorable weather around "the vicinity of the possible search zone". Read More »

Triple talaq Bill in next Parlt session


The triple talaq bill, which criminalizes the practice of instant divorce among Muslims , was tabled in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday. The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage ) Bill, which makes instant triple talaq a cognizable offence punishable with three years in jail. Read More »

China boosts trade restrictions on North Korea


The man reportedly told investigators that a Chinese national commissioned multiple transfers of oil products on the high seas. China will also halt imports of North Korean foods and electric appliances, starting on January 23rd. The announcement was also made just as North Korea agreed to talks with South Korea over the upcoming Winter Olympics, a move viewed as either a diplomatic breakthrough, Pyongyang buckling under sanctions, a delaying tactic, or a plot to fragment the global ... Read More »