Latest stories

Syrian army bombs kill eight in Aleppo

Sep 30 2014, 10:40pm CDT | by IANS

Beirut, Oct 1 (IANS/EFE) Four children and a woman were among the eight people killed Tuesday when Syrian government aircraft dropped bombs on the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights... Read more Sep 30 2014, 10:40pm CDT
 
 

US slaps sanctions on two Pakistan terror groups for helping LeT

Sep 30 2014, 7:26pm CDT | by IANS

Washington, Oct 1 (IANS) The US has targeted two Pakistan-based terrorist organisations and frozen the assets of their leaders for providing financial support to Lashkar-e -Taeba (LeT) held responsible for the Nov 2008... Read more Sep 30 2014, 7:26pm CDT
 
 

India, US commit to hit terrorist havens

Sep 30 2014, 6:36pm CDT | by IANS

Washington, Oct 1 (IANS) In a significant development, India and the US have committed to make joint and concerted efforts to dismantle terrorist safe havens, including four Pakistan-based groups Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jaish-... Read more Sep 30 2014, 6:36pm CDT
 
 

US-led anti-IS coalition illegitimate: Iran

Sep 30 2014, 6:26pm CDT | by IANS

Damascus, Oct 1 (IANS) The US-led anti-Islamic State (IS) coalition is "illegitimate", said a top Iranian official visiting Syria Tuesday. Read more Sep 30 2014, 6:26pm CDT
 
 

'Secret service won't allow repeat of White House breach'

Sep 30 2014, 6:02pm CDT | by IANS

Washington, Oct 1 (IANS) US secret service chief Julia Pierson vowed Tuesday that the breach of White House security will not be allowed to happen again, amid mounting criticism over the agency's failure to prevent... Read more Sep 30 2014, 6:02pm CDT
 
 

The displaced from eastern Ukraine continue to flow

Sep 30 2014, 5:04pm CDT | by IANS

Odessa (Ukraine), Oct 1 (IANS/EFE) Despite a recent ceasefire, the people displaced by the separatist conflict in Donetsk and Lugansk in eastern Ukraine continue to flock to different areas of the country, including the... Read more Sep 30 2014, 5:04pm CDT
 
 

IS forces closing in on Syrian-Kurdish town

Sep 30 2014, 4:40pm CDT | by IANS

Beirut, Oct 1 (IANS/EFE) The Islamic State Sunni radical group advanced Tuesday on Kobani, the Syrian-Kurdish town on the Turkish border, and have come within two or three kilometres of the strategic town, the Syrian... Read more Sep 30 2014, 4:40pm CDT
 
 

20 killed in Algeria bus accident

Sep 30 2014, 4:16pm CDT | by IANS

Algiers, Oct 1 (IANS) At least 20 passengers were killed Tuesday in a road accident in Algeria, media reports said. Read more Sep 30 2014, 4:16pm CDT
 
 

New confidence, new excitement in India-US ties: Modi (Roundup)

Sep 30 2014, 3:50pm CDT | by IANS

Washington, Oct 1 (IANS) Saying there is "new confidence, new excitement" in the India-US relationship, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday assured the US of India's commitment to take their... Read more Sep 30 2014, 3:50pm CDT
 
 

Kiev rules out elections in rebel-controlled areas

Sep 30 2014, 3:12pm CDT | by IANS

Kiev, Oct 1 (IANS/EFE) Legislative elections set for Oct 26 in Ukraine cannot be held in areas controlled by pro-Russian separatist forces in the east of the country, the Central Elections Committee, or CEC, said... Read more Sep 30 2014, 3:12pm CDT
 
 

Read More

Latest from the Network

Kris Jenner loves 'really hard'
Kris Jenner says she loves ''really hard.'' The 58-year-old star, who split from husband Bruce Jenner last November after 23 years of marriage, insists they are still very close. The 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians'...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Robert Downey Jr. excited about 'little girl'
Los Angeles, Oct 1 (IANS) Actor Robert Downey Jr., who is awaiting the birth of his daughter with wife Susan, is confident that the experience will be "great". "It should be great. I wonder (what) a little girl Downey...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Thousands of children orphaned by Ebola: UNICEF
United Nations, Oct 1 (IANS) At least 3,700 children in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone have lost one or both parents to Ebola since the start of the outbreak in West Africa, according to preliminary estimates by the...
Read more on Business Balla
 
Miley Cyrus shares naked selfie, again
London, Oct 1 (IANS) It seems Singer Miley Cyrus is obsessed with posting naked selfies on the photo-sharing website Instagram. This time she has shared an intimate photograph of herself in the bath. The 21-year-old...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
US slaps sanctions on two Pakistan terror groups for helping LeT
Washington, Oct 1 (IANS) The US has targeted two Pakistan-based terrorist organisations and frozen the assets of their leaders for providing financial support to Lashkar-e -Taeba (LeT) held responsible for the Nov 2008...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
India, US commit to hit terrorist havens
Washington, Oct 1 (IANS) In a significant development, India and the US have committed to make joint and concerted efforts to dismantle terrorist safe havens, including four Pakistan-based groups Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jaish...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
US-led anti-IS coalition illegitimate: Iran
Damascus, Oct 1 (IANS) The US-led anti-Islamic State (IS) coalition is "illegitimate", said a top Iranian official visiting Syria Tuesday. The US-led international coalition is "amputated and doesn't have...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
'Secret service won't allow repeat of White House breach'
Washington, Oct 1 (IANS) US secret service chief Julia Pierson vowed Tuesday that the breach of White House security will not be allowed to happen again, amid mounting criticism over the agency's failure to prevent the...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Apple benefited from illegal tax agreements in Ireland: EU
Brussels, Oct 1 (IANS) European Union (EU) regulators Tuesday announced that Apple Inc. enjoyed state aid from Ireland for many years via illegal tax agreements. The European Commission expressed concern over tax...
Read more on Business Balla
 
Liam Hemsworth's family thought he was posessed
Liam Hemsworth's family thought he was possessed by demons when he was a child. The Australian actor, 24, admits he and his older brother Chris Hemsworth, 31, were very naughty when they were growing up, as their...
Read more on Celebrity Balla