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Trump casts doubt over Iran nuclear deal after its missile test

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On state TV, the launch was shown but still the accurate time of test is unclear. The UN watchdog monitoring Iran's nuclear activities confirmed earlier this month that the country is fully in compliance with its 2015 nuclear agreement with world powers, even as Donald Trump , who labelled it " the worst deal ever ", threatens to scrap it. Read More »

UN Mideast Envoy Says Israel Ignoring Security Council Demand to Halt Settlements

The gunman was also shot and died later but has not yet been identified, a police spokesman said. According to the initial investigation, the terrorist arrived at the rear gate to Har Adar along with Palestinian workers. Challenged to halt, the Palestinian "opened his shirt, drew a pistol and fired at the security staff and troopers at close range", said the police spokeswoman. Read More »

Tehran's top diplomat slams 'fake' empathy from Trump for Iranians

Roghieh Shahverdi, a 23-year-old secretary, told The Associated Press on Monday that she viewed it as "a miserable decision". "Anybody who says we [could] get the flawless deal with those kinds of partners is just dreaming". "Trump's fake empathy for Iranians rings ever more hollow, with his new and even more offensive travel ban against such outstanding citizens", the Iranian FM said on Twitter. Read More »

Merkel seeks 'stable' coalition after German vote

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Alternative for Germany (AfD ) picked up an impressive 13 percent of the vote , giving them 94 seats and making them the third biggest party in the Bundestag, behind the Social Democrats ( SPD ). Though she is gay, Ms Weidel is far from an LGBT activist, declaring that "political correctness belongs on the rubbish heap of history". Knobloch called on the future government and the opposition "to provide non-partisan solutions to the central problems and fears of the people, over terrorism, ... Read More »

CAF Strips Kenya of CHAN 2018 Hosting Rights

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Caf is yet to make any official communication regarding this, and it remains unclear how realistic Kenya can host these competition whose bidding process closed on July 17 this year. "I can say a lot of things but at the moment I am not resigning". Speaking at a press conference in Nairobi on Tuesday, where he was put to task by journalists, Mwendwa said that "there are people who want me gone", but that he will not resign. Read More »

Labour to propose debt cap, helping millions in debt spiral

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A Tes investigation found that schools are paying thousands of pounds more than they should for everyday items because they are locked into PFI contracts they have no control over. "The scandal of the private finance initiative has resulted in huge long-term costs for taxpayers while providing enormous profits for some companies". Read More »

Hurricane Maria is still churning towards the East Coast

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More than 85% of the insured loss is in Puerto Rico , AIR said. Although Puerto Rico is about 1,500 miles away, some residents on the Gulf Coast are feeling just as helpless. Jennifer Lopez is playing a residency in Vegas right now, but her heart is with the population of ravaged Puerto Rico - including family members whose status remains unknown . Read More »

Oklahoma State drops Big 12 opener to TCU 44-31

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Don't ignore the score because of the competition: Toledo is really good, actually, as one of the top three or four teams on the Group of Five ranks. Jake Fromm only threw 12 times on Saturday, but he still managed to pass for more than 200 yards. Read More »

Afghanistan Top Of Mattis' Agenda While In India

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He is to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman . Pentagon , in a statement on Saturday, said, "The United States views India as a valued and influential partner, with broad mutual interests extending well beyond South Asia ". Read More »

Revisions Made To GOP Health Care Bill To Target Key Votes

Luther Strange, whom he endorsed and campaigned for at a rambling, 90-minute rally in the Cotton State on Friday night. A spokesman for Sen. "I can not in good conscience vote for the Graham-Cassidy proposal", McCain said of the bill proposed by fellow Republican senators Lindsey Graham and Bill Cassidy , adding he believed health reform legislation needed to be a bipartisan effort. Read More »

White House imposes new travel restrictions against 8 countries, including Venezuela

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However, they declined to say whether the list would include all six countries from which travel was temporarily banned by a revised executive order in March: Iran , Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen . Administration officials have said the new policy is the result of interagency collaborations and negotiations with several foreign governments. U.S. Read More »

Woman bitten 3 times by venomous snake in VA restaurant

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When the bite became more painful, she reached down to her foot. "I freaked out", she adds, per the Free Lance-Star. The snake bit her in the toes and feet three times . "There's very little that I can do". I can chat, but I can't negotiate a contract on someone's behalf. "The nausea was disgusting the itching was uncontrollable", she said. Read More »

Iran's new missile can reach Israel: US Prez

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Iran tested a new ballistic missile that is reportedly capable of carrying multiple warheads, the nation's state-run broadcaster announced Saturday. If he decides that it is not, it could open the way for renewed United States sanctions and perhaps the collapse of the agreement. Read More »

Unilever Buys South Korean Cosmetics Biz In €2.27B Deal

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The contract also marks the largest merger and acquisition deal ever for a South Korean cosmetics firm. Founded in 1999, Carver Korea is known for its signature brand AHC under which it makes products for age management, hydration and nourishment. Read More »

US President Trump Decides on Iran Deal, But Mum's the Word

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This launch occurred the same a month as North Korea's first demonstration of the Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile. Though the Khorramshahr is liquid fueled, it is possible that this engagement could lead to improved solid fuel designs, which troops can set up and fire faster, similar to North Korea's Pukguksong series. Read More »

Asean crisis; Malaysia rejects Rohingya stance

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Cayetano's counterpart in Malaysia , Foreign Minister Anifah Aman, openly disagreed with the ASEAN Chairman Statement on September 25. "What's truly exceptional here is not Malaysia's move to dissociate itself from the statement", he said. Read More »

Canadians, who were in Hurricane Maria's path, evacuated: minister

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Category five Hurricane Maria battered the island of Dominica after making landfall last Monday , leaving nearly 100% of buildings damaged and thousands without power. 'Our focus now is on making sure the islands affected have the right supplies in the right places to deal with the aftermath of the latest hurricane, ' she added. Read More »

Venezuela: US travel ban an opinion 'strategy'

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It accused the United States of "unfriendly and hostile acts", describing the travel ban as the latest move in a systematic effort by the USA to force political change in Venezuela. The government in Caracas has lambasted the White House for a ban on the travel of Venezuelan citizens to the United States, saying the restriction is a form of "psychological terrorism ". Read More »

Can Donald Trump be realistic with Iran?

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However, a U.N. Security Council resolution prohibits Iran from developing missiles capable of carrying a nuclear warhead. Other reports noted that Trump, just as in his political rally speeches in America, would periodically pause for applause, but received hardly any from the "stony faced audience of foreign leaders" in the General Assembly. Read More »

Russian Federation violating int'l law in Crimea

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The human rights situation in Crimea* has significantly deteriorated under Russian occupation, with "multiple and grave violations" committed by Russian state agents, according to a landmark report by the UN Human Rights Office published today. Read More »