Singapore travel alert amid Zika threat

The following day, she sought the advice of a general practitioner, who then referred her to Tan Tock Seng Hospital where she tested positive for Zika yesterday. Douglas County has been named a hot spot for a mosquito species that can carry the Zik... More..

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Turkish army says 25 Kurdish 'terrorists' killed in Syria strikes

Escalating tensions between Turkish armed forces and Syrian Kurdish rebels in the newest battlefront of the complex war may endanger USA forces in the area and complicate their mission to eradicate IS, the Wall...More..

Poll Boost For Corbyn Ahead Of Leadership Vote
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Poll Boost For Corbyn Ahead Of Leadership Vote

Launching his proposals, Mr Corbyn will say that if he defeats Mr Smith, the Labour Party will use "digital technology to mobilise most visible general election campaign ever". As he fights to retain the leader...More..

Donald Trump Jr.: Mass Deportation Still On
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Donald Trump Jr.: Mass Deportation Still On

Clinton has a long history of activism for racial equality, dating back to the civil rights movement, where prominent leaders such as Rep. John Lewis, D-Georgia, said they met both Hillary and Bill Clinton. "...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Protests, clashes continue in Indian-controlled Kashmir as authorities lift curfew

Police lobbed tear-smoke shells and fired pellets to thwart the protest march near Saidakadal Srinagar . On Sunday night, the authorities said that following improvement in the situation the curfew will be l...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

France's Hollande says transatlantic trade talks 'bogged down'

However, it has been criticized and opposed by unions, NGOs and environmentalists on both sides of the Atlantic. Matthias Fekl, cited by the WSJ , said on French radio that "France no longer politically supp...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Statewide election offices change passwords, add code after July hack attack

The FBI alerted Arizona election officials in June of the cyber attack, describing the threat as "credible" and ranked it as "an eight on a scale of one to 10", Matt Roberts, a spokesman for Arizona Secretary...More..

Turkey demands US guarantees on Kurdish fighters' withdrawal
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Turkey demands US guarantees on Kurdish fighters' withdrawal

His comments came a day after U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter called on Turkey to "stay focused" on the fight against Islamic State and not engage with U.S. The Kurdish-led forces seized Manbij from IS earlie...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

A Second British Backpacker Has Died Following A Stabbing Attack In Australia

A verse from the Koran is to be read at the funeral of Mia Ayliffe-Chung, the British backpacker who was stabbed to death in Australia last week by a French Muslim who allegedly shouted "Allahu akbar" as he car...More..

Donald Trump To Make Immigration Speech in Phoenix
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Donald Trump To Make Immigration Speech in Phoenix

A nationwide telephone survey in June by the Pew Research Center found 66 percent of registered Hispanic supporters would support Clinton compared to 24 percent for Trump. During the GOP primaries, he was a har...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Donald Trump Jr.: My dad isn't 'softening' on immigration

To date, Trump's campaign has posted just seven policy proposals on his website . There are 38 on Clinton's "issues" page, ranging from efforts to cure Alzheimer's disease to Wall Street and criminal justice r...More..

Newborn twins among 6500 rescued migrants
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Newborn twins among 6500 rescued migrants

Most of the rescues took place off the coast of Libya and one was in Maltese waters. The EU said ambassadors from the bloc's 28 member countries also voted Tuesday for the EU's maritime force, known as Operat...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

U.S. shares slip on Fed rate hike worries; dollar climbs

Fischer said on Bloomberg TV early Tuesday that it's impossible to say whether the next interest rate hike would be "one and done". In an interview on Tuesday, Vice Chair Stanley Fischer said the USA job ma...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Korea, US envoys to seek retaliatory actions over N. Korea's SLBM launch

The U.S. and Japan called for the emergency meeting after North Korea fired a ballistic missile from a submarine earlier Wednesday. North Korea only has a single Gorae-class submarine (2,000 tons), the submarin...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

US shares slip on Fed rate hike worries; dollar climbs

Investors are holding out for the monthly official jobs report on Friday after Fed Chair Janet Yellen said the next interest rate hike depends on the strength of incoming economic data. US stocks closed slightl...More..

Have constantly asked Pak to 'deny safe haven to extremists'
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Have constantly asked Pak to 'deny safe haven to extremists'

The presidential office said the attack was "orchestrated" from Pakistan, Afghanistan's long-time regional nemesis often accused of harbouring the Taliban. Although the fees are high by Afghan standards, the un...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Kerry says evidence of IS links to Bangladesh attacks

The meeting was held from 4:35 pm to 5:10 pm. The high-profile visit comes as Bangladesh reels from a wave of murders of secular, liberal activists and religious minorities. "This will repeat, repeat and repe...More..

North Korea denounces UN condemnation, warns US of action
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

North Korea denounces UN condemnation, warns US of action

On Wednesday, North Korea test fired a submarine-based ballistic missile from its eastern coast days after the US and South Korea began their annual military exercises. North Korea singled out the council's con...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Singapore Zika cases surge to 82

South Korean travellers will receive text messages with the warning when they arrive in Singapore . Singapore's closest neighbor Malaysia has set up thermal scanners at its check points. Online retailer Laza...More..

Gulshan attack mastermind among 3 killed in N`ganj raid
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Gulshan attack mastermind among 3 killed in N`ganj raid

Police blame the Jumatul Mujahedeen Bangladesh, a homegrown militant group, for the deaths of more than 80 people over the last three years. After receiving a tip that several terror suspects were hiding out ...More..