Rousseff likens impeachment to death sentence

The leftist leader, appearing before the Senate in a trial expected to remove her from office this week, said Brazil's economic elite had sought to destabilize her government since her narrow re-election to a second four-year term in 2014. She said, ... More..

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German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel Criticizes Merkel's Migration Policy
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel Criticizes Merkel's Migration Policy

She suggested she was open to changes in the EU's planned quota system, which aims to transfer of about 160,000 asylum seekers from Greece and Italy to other European Union states, but said it was important to ...More..

Says uncoordinated actions in north Syria help Islamic State
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Says uncoordinated actions in north Syria help Islamic State

Meanwhile, Syrian opposition groups reported on August 29 that the Turkish-backed Syrian rebels have captured more towns and villages in northern Syria and were taking up battle positions around the city of Man...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Turkey strikes terrorist positions in Syria, kills 25

In a statement, the Turkish Armed Forces said the air campaign was carried out against terrorist groups which had attacked Turkish soldiers supporting a Free Syrian Army (FSA) operation in Jarabulus. Yesterda...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Attack at Yemen Recruitment Center Kills Dozens, Official Says

According to witnesses, the incident took place near two schools and a mosque and the death toll from the attack could rise. At least one child, a 6-year-old boy, was among the wounded, according to Malak Shahe...More..

Official Estimates Germany to Get 300000 Refugees This Year
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Official Estimates Germany to Get 300000 Refugees This Year

Asylum seekers can now be returned to the first safe country they are proven to have landed in, under the Dublin Regulation , an agreement between European Union countries. Public sentiment is nevertheless sha...More..

Kerry urges Bangladesh to step up efforts against terrorism
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Kerry urges Bangladesh to step up efforts against terrorism

Hasina's press secretary Ihsanul Karim told a media briefing. John Kerry's visit took place at a time when there has been growing security concerns in Dhaka following the July 1 attack at the Gulshan café, ...More..

Turkish tanks in Syrian city of Jarablus: Head of Kurdish group
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Turkish tanks in Syrian city of Jarablus: Head of Kurdish group

The Turkish military forces entered Jarablus on August 24. The Kurdish forces in the area were those of the Kurdish People's Protection Units, or YPG, which are backed by the United States but are seen by Ank...More..

City of White Rock investigate Pitt Bull attack on elderly woman
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

City of White Rock investigate Pitt Bull attack on elderly woman

The victim, a woman in her 70s, told police that the pit bull suddenly appeared from a nearby property and attacked her dog. The woman covered her dog to protect it, sustaining an injured hand in the process....More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Success for Hedingham with impressive GSCE results

Many students achieved fabulous individual results. Camille Danielsen achieved eight A*s, one A, and a Distinction in additional Mathematics. I am delighted with the fantastic performance of our Year 11 student...More..

Trump Promises Crackdown On Immigrants At Iowa 'Roast And Ride' Event
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Trump Promises Crackdown On Immigrants At Iowa 'Roast And Ride' Event

Despite that, some Trump supporters on the #alt-right believe he's doing the right thing. Branstad says he thinks Trump and Clinton are running "about even". But who Trump considers a criminal remained unclear ...More..

Florida's Gulf Coast warily eyes brewing storm
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Florida's Gulf Coast warily eyes brewing storm

On the forecast track, the center of the system will be near the Outer Banks of North Carolina late Tuesday and Tuesday night. Tropical Depression Nine , located about 125 miles (200 kilometers) west-northwe...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

North Carolina's transphobic HB2 served blow

U.S. District Judge Thomas Schroeder's injunction doesn't strike down the law officially, impacting only restrooms on UNC campuses. Whatever final decision the judge issues is nearly certain to be appealed. "...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Kaymer urges Europe captain to make Pieters a wildcard pick

Pieters finished the event one shot clear of Welshman and overnight leader Bradley Dredge, who had to settle for a second runers up spot in Denmark from the past three editions. Sweden's Joakim Lagergren stood ...More..

Gasquet stunned by Edmund at US Open
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Gasquet stunned by Edmund at US Open

The Briton has struggled for stamina before in extreme heat but he has developed physically this year and, in blistering temperatures of 32 degrees Celsius on Court Five, he showed no signs of letting up. After...More..

Former Brazil Prez Rousseff urges Senate to vote against impeachment
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Former Brazil Prez Rousseff urges Senate to vote against impeachment

They are then due to vote late on Tuesday or early Wednesday on whether to convict Rousseff and remove her from office. She denies the allegations, comparing the situation to a coup d'etat. If that's the case, ...More..

Iran: Russian use of air base authorized by top security body
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Iran: Russian use of air base authorized by top security body

The United States is looking at whether Russian Federation has violated a UN Security Council resolution on military dealings with Tehran by using an Iranian air base to carry out strikes inside Syria, the Sta...More..

Turkish jets strike Kurdish rebel targets in northern Iraq
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Turkish jets strike Kurdish rebel targets in northern Iraq

The White House said a continued Turkish push would complicate the fight against Islamic State. Syrian rebels backed by Turkish special forces, tanks and warplanes entered Jarablus this week, seizing the fron...More..

Violence will yield no positive result: Mehbooba Mufti
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Violence will yield no positive result: Mehbooba Mufti

The Chief Minister hailed the people of Jammu region for maintaining peace and harmony despite repeated provocations by various disruptive elements. Vohra, and this perhaps could be a precursor to either brin...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Bangladesh Kills Suspected Mastermind Of Deadly Cafe Attack

Officials said security issues, including Dhaka-Washington anti-terror cooperation, would feature during Kerry's talks with his Bangladeshi counterpart on Monday. "In the past several months there has been an i...More..