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Macron vows 'essential cooperation' with Germany after Merkel win
Macron vows 'essential cooperation' with Germany after Merkel win

"I called Angela Merkel to congratulate her. We will continue our essential cooperation with determination for Europe and for our countries," Macron said on Twitter.

US sends mass military gears to SDF in Raqqa

The large quantities of weapons aim to help the SDF in their fight to completely clear Raqqa from IS, said the group.

North Korea, Venezuela, Chad among 8 countries on new US travel ban
North Korea, Venezuela, Chad among 8 countries on new US travel ban

Sudan, one of six majority-Muslim countries on the original travel ban, was removed from the list, leaving eight nations with complete or partial blocks on travel to the United States.

 

Russian general killed fighting IS in east Syria
Russian general killed fighting IS in east Syria

The ministry said Assapov would be posthumously decorated for his service.

Thousands evacuated as volcano on holiday island Bali grows more active
Thousands evacuated as volcano on holiday island Bali grows more active

"The latest analysis indicates that Mount Agung`s seismic energy is increasing and has the potential to erupt," the National Vulcanology Center said in a statement.

New York Gov Cuomo pledges state aid effort for Puerto Rico

Lopez, co-chair of the Empire State Relief & Recovery Effort, urged people to support Puerto Rico, the Caribbean and Mexico with donations and contributions.

At least eight injured in gunfire at Nashville church
At least eight injured in gunfire at Nashville church

The shooting occurred at the Burnette Chapel Church of Christ in Antioch.

Wave of protests grip NFL after Donald Trump urges fan boycott

On Saturday, he had also drawn a furious backlash from NBA stars after stating on Twitter that the champion Golden State Warriors and star Stephen Curry would not be invited to attend a White House reception.

Angela Merkel wins fourth term as far-right enters German Parliament
Angela Merkel wins fourth term as far-right enters German Parliament

After the AfD hurt her conservatives in regional elections last year, Merkel, a pastor`s daughter who grew up in Communist East Germany, wondered if she should run for re-election.

Donald Trump weighs replacement to travel ban
Donald Trump weighs replacement to travel ban

After the Sept 15 bombing attack on a London train, Trump wrote on Twitter that the new ban "should be far larger, tougher and more specific - but stupidly, that would not be politically correct."

Washington 'unreliable' following Iran nuclear deal threats: Mohammad Javad Zarif
Washington 'unreliable' following Iran nuclear deal threats: Mohammad Javad Zarif

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) is responsible for verifying that Iran meets the terms of the agreement.

Pak summons India's acting DHC over ceasefire violations along LoC
Pak summons India's acting DHC over ceasefire violations along LoC

Pakistan claimed that a 22-year-old girl was killed due to the alleged firing by the Indian troops and two others were injured.

ISIS-like flag put up on road in Pakistan
ISIS-like flag put up on road in Pakistan

Police later removed the trademark flag with inscribed message - 'Khilafat is coming'.

US, North Korea brinksmanship brings warning of 'unpredictable nosedive'
US, North Korea brinksmanship brings warning of 'unpredictable nosedive'

Despite the heated exchanges, Lavrov said the United States would not take military action against North Korea because "they know for sure that it has nuclear bombs."

Woman killed, six injured in shooting at Tennessee church
Woman killed, six injured in shooting at Tennessee church

The incident took place around 11 am at Burnett Chapel Church of Christ in Antioch, the Nashville Police told the media. 

Angela Merkel on track for fourth term as German Chancellor: Exit polls
Angela Merkel on track for fourth term as German Chancellor: Exit polls

Social Democrats and their candidate Martin Schulz, have come in a distant second in German elections, as per exit polls.

Germans warned against apathy as Angela Merkel heads for fourth term
Germans warned against apathy as Angela Merkel heads for fourth term

In Germany`s proportional election system, low turn-out can boost smaller parties, such as the hard-right Alternative for Germany (AfD), giving them more seats from the same number of votes.

Mass grave of 28 Hindus found in Myanmar; Army blames Rohingya 'militants'
Mass grave of 28 Hindus found in Myanmar; Army blames Rohingya 'militants'

More than 420,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled to Bangladesh since August 25.

Mass grave of 28 Hindus found in Myanmar: Army
Mass grave of 28 Hindus found in Myanmar: Army

"Security members found and dug up 28 dead bodies of Hindus who were cruelly violently and killed by ARSA extremist Bengali terrorists in Rakhine State," a statement posted on the army chief`s website said.

At least 3 peacekeepers killed in Mali attack: UN

At least three UN peacekeepers were killed today during an attack on their convoy in Mali, the UN mission to the conflict-torn country said, without specifying their nationality.

Singapore IS fighter challenges Prince Harry in video
Singapore IS fighter challenges Prince Harry in video

It is believed to be the first time that a fighter from the affluent city-state has featured prominently in one of IS`s videos.

Bali volcano eruption fears spark exodus of more than 35,000
Bali volcano eruption fears spark exodus of more than 35,000

Authorities raised the volcano's alert status to the highest level on Friday following a "tremendous increase" in seismic activity. Its last eruption in 1963 killed 1,100 people.

Theresa May's top ministers plotted to oust her: Book
Theresa May's top ministers plotted to oust her: Book

It claims that a "triumvirate" plan was hatched under which Johnson would lead the UK as the new Prime Minister, Brexit Secretary Davis would handle EU withdrawal and Hammond would run the country's finances.

Google to help media outlets win subscribers, boost income
Google to help media outlets win subscribers, boost income

The income from subscriptions is vital for news outlets as they cannot always rely on advertising for financial survival.

Rohingya in Bangladesh need massive assistance: UN

Bangladesh needs "massive international assistance" to shelter the 436,000 Rohingya, the head of the UN refugee agency has said.

26/11 trial: Pakistan court orders FIA to appoint focal person
26/11 trial: Pakistan court orders FIA to appoint focal person

Prosecution in the case said the Indian witnesses statements are needed to conclude the trial which has been going on for more than seven years.

 

Pakistan envoy shows photo of Palestinian victim as 'evidence of atrocities' on Kashmiris
Pakistan envoy shows photo of Palestinian victim as 'evidence of atrocities' on Kashmiris

After Sushma Swaraj's speech at the UN, Pakistan's Ambassador to the United Nations Maleeha Lodhi showed photos claiming that those were victims of pellet gun attacks in Kashmir.

Fears of dam collapse add to Puerto Rico's misery after hurricane
Fears of dam collapse add to Puerto Rico's misery after hurricane

"We saw directly the damage to the Guajataca dam," Governor Ricardo Rossello said in a Spanish-language Twitter message on Saturday while reinforcing his request that people leave the area as soon as possible.

Donald Trump warns North Korea; says 'they won't be around much longer'

In his speech, Ri had said that the US and its allies should "think twice" before threatening his country.

US bombers stage North Korea show of force

The US military, in a show of force, flew bombers in international airspace over waters east of North Korea, the Pentagon announced.