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  • TTP confirms Mehsud group chief Sajna killed in United States  drone strike

    TTP confirms Mehsud group chief Sajna killed in United States drone strike

    Helmand is one of Afghanistan's most violent provinces, and also a major source of opium, the narcotic used to make heroin. He said another commander, Mufti Noor Wali, has now been appointed as the group's deputy chief.
    In Interview, Trump Casts Doubt on Palestinians' Desire to Make Peace

    In Interview, Trump Casts Doubt on Palestinians' Desire to Make Peace

    He also told an Israeli newspaper that he did not believe the Palestinians, and possibly Israel as well, were ready to make peace. Top Palestinian officials condemned the move, saying it disqualified the U.S. from playing the role of arbiter.

    Tough Turkey talks await Tillerson

    Some 2,300 representatives from the private sector, including from more than 100 American companies, are slated to attend. Middle East messes await Secretary of State Rex Tillerson as he embarks this weekend on a five-nation tour of the region.
  • This Electronic Skin is Capable of Healing Itself

    This Electronic Skin is Capable of Healing Itself

    Researchers at University of Colorado Boulder have developed an electronic skin that can be recycled and it can also heal itself. According to the researchers, e-skin can heal itself by combining compounds in ethanol with the material.
    Manchester United set to battle Manchester City for Leicester star

    Manchester United set to battle Manchester City for Leicester star

    Although Jamie Vardy levelled, De Bruyne picked out Aguero at the start of the second half for a tap-in that restored City's lead. Here, we take a look back at this weekend's top-flight fixtures.
    Mahinda's SLPP says it is heading for victory at polls

    Mahinda's SLPP says it is heading for victory at polls

    The SLPP got just over 45 percent of the popular vote at Saturday's election while the UNP got a little over 32 percent. However, calls for his resignation had subsided as the final results were coming in.
  • UN chief urges denuclearization to North Korea

    UN chief urges denuclearization to North Korea

    The 28-year-old is a crucial part of the North's Games delegation led by Kim Yong Nam, North Korea's nominal head of state. The South Korean president mentioned the need for the North to resume its dialogue with the United States.
    Facebook shares rise; report predicts fewer younger Facebook users in 2018

    Facebook shares rise; report predicts fewer younger Facebook users in 2018

    A report by eMarketer said Snapchat is drawing youths away from Facebook at a quicker clip than Facebook-owned Instagram . Meanwhile, more over-55s are signing up, with half a million new users expected to join by the end of the year.
    South Africa's Ramaphosa clears diary, pushing for Zuma…

    South Africa's Ramaphosa clears diary, pushing for Zuma…

    When Ramaphosa sold off his business in 2014 and returned to politics, he became one of South Africa's 20 richest people. Zuma has overseen a tumultuous nine years in power marked by economic decline and numerous allegations of corruption .
  • Pence: 'No daylight' between U.S.  allies opposing North Korea

    Pence: 'No daylight' between U.S. allies opposing North Korea

    Moon met Kim Yo Jong and the North's ceremonial head of state Kim Yong Nam for talks and lunch at the Blue House today. The South Korean President also stressed the need for the Communist North to resume its dialogue with the US.
    BJP Claims Party Candidate Injured in Attack in Tripura

    BJP Claims Party Candidate Injured in Attack in Tripura

    He said state government employees in Tripura were still getting salaries based on the 4th Pay Commission's recommendations. He also promised to take action against the chit fund scam accused, if the party comes to power.
    Tamil Nadu Assembly Gets Jayalalithaa Portrait, DMK Calls It

    Tamil Nadu Assembly Gets Jayalalithaa Portrait, DMK Calls It "Disgrace"

    The 1996 case involving charges that she had amassed a fortune far more than her known sources of income ended after her death. Jayalalithaa died in December 2016 while she was still Chief Minister and was out on bail in a corruption case.