Huge explosion rocks Kabul, at least four dead

Huge explosion rocks Kabul, at least four dead

No group has yet claimed responsibility. This comes as at least one person was killed in a magnetic bomb explosion in Karte Naw area of Kabul city late on Tuesday evening. military base in Afghanistan. The victims were not intelligence officers, nor did the bomber board the bus, Afghan officials said. "Three of the wounded people are in critical condition", he added. Read More

We will help peace, Israel 'ray of hope'

We will help peace, Israel 'ray of hope'

Hours after Trump's election, he invited Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for a visit. "Trump's victory is an enormous chance for Israel to back down from the idea of the establishment of a Palestinian state in the heart of Israel", stated Bennett. Read More

Nigel Farage lashes out as Number 10 says No Thanks

Nigel Farage lashes out as Number 10 says No Thanks

The pair met at Trump Tower in NY and spent over an hour discussing the president-elect's victory, global politics and the status of Brexit , according to Ukip. Some British newspapers Monday reported Farage had "Trumped" the Prime Minister by meeting the President-elect so swiftly after the election. We just sat there chatting for an hour and we ended the meeting. Read More

Russian fighter jet crashes off Syria's coast

The pilot ejected safely from the plane, the ministry said. It said that flight operations had not been suspended. Officials now don't know the reason for the jet crash, although it is extremely hard to take off and land on an aircraft carrier; even for highly-trained pilots. Read More

Anti-Obama protesters in Athens to test police ban

About 5,000 Communist party supporters took part in a separate, peaceful protest in central Athens and 1,000 people protested in Greece's second-largest city, Thessaloniki. But one week after Trump's victory, Obama said the outcome wasn't as clear cut, pointing to his 57 percent approval rating and his belief that the country is "indisputably better off" than it was before he took office. Read More

Demonetisation: Kejriwal demands rollback, SC-monitored probe

Demonetisation: Kejriwal demands rollback, SC-monitored probe

He said that unaccounted cash worth Rs 25 crore was recovered from Aditya Birla Group's office in Delhi in 2013 when PM Modi was serving as CM of Gujarat. From distributing water and offering tea and food to those waiting in line, to helping their neighbours tide over the cash crunch, people are pitching in however they can. Read More

Turkey Issues Travel Warning to the US, Citing Post-Election Protests

Turkey Issues Travel Warning to the US, Citing Post-Election Protests

He alleges that countries like France allow the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) to operate on their territory. Alluding to the tense atmosphere, he thanked Cavusoglu for "a conversation today that was not very easy", but which he said had been open and honest. Read More

Pope Francis pushes for inclusion in race, class, religion

The interview with Pope Francis was published on Friday but conducted on November 7, the day before the presidential election in the U.S., during which Republican nominee Donald Trump, against the public's expectations, secured the necessary electoral votes to become the 45th president of the United States. Read More

India's Modi pleads for patience as cash-crunch suffering worsens

The Prime Minister said his government's intent to weed out both was made clear with the first decision of his cabinet, which was to form a committee to keep track of black money and devise ways and means to bring it back to the country's treasury. Read More

Facebook employees rip Zuckerberg

Facebook employees rip Zuckerberg

Fake reports circulated that Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly had been fired just after the Trending Topics team was let go, while a 9/11 tabloid conspiracy story rose to the top of the algorithm-controlled Trending Topics just prior to the anniversary. Read More

Deportation fears grip immigrants after Trump's election

Deportation fears grip immigrants after Trump's election

Mexico-border and deport people in the country illegally . Those who took advantage of Obama's executive action and were entered into the "Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program" only have temporary work permits, which will eventually expire, she says. Read More

Alibaba's Singles Day rakes in $1bn in first 5 mins of trade

Past year it took more than 12 minutes for Alibaba to hit sales of 10 billion yuan. What's particularly notable about this year's sales figure is that the $14.6 billion mobile GMV accounted for 82% of the total GMV, singling out mobile e-commerce as the main driver for China's online retail growth. Read More

Ireland stay top as Wales and Serbia draw their World Cup qualifier

Wales have one win and two draws from their three qualifying matches and are third in the table, two points behind Serbia and Ireland. Only one team are able to qualify automatically from the group. We know what they're about, it'll be a tough game because they're top of the group, but we'll be prepared for that and we're looking forward to it. I thought we did enough to win the points. Read More

Christie: Working on transition, not talking jobs with Trump

Christie: Working on transition, not talking jobs with Trump

Christie is being replaced at the helm of the transition team by Mike Pence, the man Trump ended up selecting as his running mate, of course. Chris Christie said Thursday that he is focused on overseeing Donald Trump's transition to the White House and hasn't discussed his own career with the newly elected president. Read More

Colombia's government, rebels sign modified peace agreement

We invite all Colombians and the global community - always in solidarity with the search for reconciliation - to accompany and support this new agreement and its impeding implementation to leave the tragedy of war behind. Hours earlier, conservative former President Alvaro, who led the opposition to the original deal, called for the confirmation of the accord to be held up until the victims of the conflict and the deal's opponents could review the text. Read More

Green Tribunal Defines Emergency Norms For Delhi, Neighbouring States

Green Tribunal Defines Emergency Norms For Delhi, Neighbouring States

Taking strong note of air pollution near the Kaushambi Bus Terminal on the Delhi border, the tribunal had imposed a penalty of Rs 5 lakh on the public authorities in Ghaziabad for "failing to discharge their statutory duties". Looking at the situation, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has already pulled up the Delhi government for unprecedented smog levels which made the city into a virtual gas chamber. Read More

Comey faces complicated path under Trump administration

Comey faces complicated path under Trump administration

Her campaign said it would make its closing argument in a 2-minute television ad set to air during NBC's "The Voice" and CBS' "Kevin Can Wait". Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, a Trump ally, questioned Comey's independence, saying he "must be under enormous political pressure to cave like this and announce something he can't possibly know". Read More

Washington state elector says he won't vote for Clinton

When states are projected and electoral votes from each state are assigned on Election Night, the process is not automatic. Somehow, this election feels unprecedented - the volatile emotions, the charges of lying and corruption, the divisiveness. Read More

US close to accepting 100s of Australia's refugees

The Manus Island Regional Processing Facility is seen in 2012. The United States and Australia were close to announcing a deal in which the United States would resettle hundreds of asylum seekers banished by Australia to Pacific island camps, a newspaper reported on Friday. Read More

Obama and Trump pledge to work together

Obama and Trump pledge to work together

Trump also expressed the eagerness to work with the government and Obama in the future. Later that night, Trump tweeted: "A fantastic day in D.C. Met with President Obama for first time". But he said that "we are now all rooting for his success in uniting and leading the country". For months leading up to the election which he eventually won, Donald Trump repeatedly called the system "rigged". Read More

Michelle Obama Immaculately Covers December 'Vogue'

Michelle Obama Immaculately Covers December 'Vogue'

During the 2008 handover, George W Bush and wife Lauren posed smiling with the Obamas. The nature of living in the White House is isolating. Another blow to the Draft Michelle Obama movement, which has picked up steam after we found out Wednesday morning that Hillary Clinton wasn't going to be the first female president. Read More

Trump Holds 'Marathon' Rally Past Midnight in Virginia

Trump Holds 'Marathon' Rally Past Midnight in Virginia

The rally can be viewed in the embedded YouTube player via Right Side Broadcasting. "Hillary right now is fast asleep", he said, before launching into his traditional stump speech. With election day approaching quickly, we are looking for volunteers to make phone calls and knock doors. "Our democracy relies on confidence in election results, and the speaker is fully confident the states will carry out this election with integrity", Ryan spokesperson AshLee Strong said in October. Read More

Kim Kardashian West income drops

Kim Kardashian West income drops

As executive producer of the hit E! show, she'll also be able to control final edits and what makes it on air. The " Keeping Up With the Kardashians " star has invited her famous relatives round for a big calorific meal in celebration of the annual national holiday, which falls on the fourth Thursday of November in the U.S., as they spend time together in one place. Read More

Body of Missing 16-Year Old Girl Found

Body of Missing 16-Year Old Girl Found

An Amber Alert had been issued and crews had been combing the area for the teen when they made the discovery. Cynthia and Breanna were found deceased, having apparently been shot to death. Fritch's grandmother, Barbara DeRamus said Dobbs started dating Fritch after they met online and moved into the family's house. She tells us Dobbs has a drug habit, and described their three-year relationship as "abusive". Read More

Clinton vs Trump: Pollsters predict a close race to White House

Clinton vs Trump: Pollsters predict a close race to White House

The ABC/Post poll, conducted Thursday and Friday, had a 5-percentage point margin of error. The NBC/WSJ poll was conducted November 3-5 of 1,282 likely voters (including more than 600 reached by cell phone), and it has a margin of error of plus-minus 2.7 percentage points. Read More

Belgium freezes assets of 15 people linked to terrorism

Belgium freezes assets of 15 people linked to terrorism

Jihadist gunmen and bombers murdered 130 people on 13 November a year ago, in a series of nearly simultaneous attacks in the heart of Paris . French investigators have identified an Islamic extremist who they allege coordinated the Paris and Brussels terror attacks from Syria . Read More

Obama says he's heartened by Trump's call for unity

Obama says he's heartened by Trump's call for unity

Obama then disappeared into the White House, but his last minute get-out-the-vote effort had not yet finished. "If we elected the first African American president and it just opened up more racism in our society, it's just really hard", she said , her voice cracking as she started to cry. Read More

European Union congratulates USA president-elect, Trump

European Union leaders have today written to President-Elect Donald Trump inviting him to an urgent EU-US summit and pointedly urging him to strengthen transatlantic ties in order to tackle shared threats such as climate change. "I just received a call from Secretary Clinton", Mr. Trump said, "She congratulated us-this is about us-on our victory, and I congratulated her and her family on a very, very hard-fought campaign", Trump said. Read More

Man charged with murder in fatal stabbings of woman, 2 kids

Man charged with murder in fatal stabbings of woman, 2 kids

Murray said. Murray said that Arrington allegedly encountered nine people at the home when he approached it Saturday, and over the course of about an hour, stabbed six of them, three fatally. McBurroughs was not related to them, officials said. This incident is being investigated by the Essex County Prosecutor's Major Crimes Task Force, which includes detectives from the Newark Police Department. Read More

Solution 'within reach,' as Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot Leaders Open Talks

Solution 'within reach,' as Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot Leaders Open Talks

Five days of intensive, United Nations -backed talks in the Swiss resort of Mont Pelerin will concentrate directly on territory issues . Erdogan and Akinci noted that negotiations were at a sensitive juncture, agreeing that a bi-zonal and bi-communal social structure must be legally secured and a system of guarantees must also be determined. Read More