Graham says Trump committed to smart Syria withdrawal

Republican U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham said President Donald Trump reassured him about his plan to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria and his commitment to defeating Islamic State during a White House meeting on Sunday.


Posted 2018/12/30 22:07:04

Republican Senator Graham says Trump receptive to shutdown deal idea

U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham said on Sunday that he was optimistic that Republicans, Democrats and President Donald Trump could reach a deal to end a government shutdown that includes border wall funding and legal status for some undocumented immigrants.


Posted 2018/12/30 22:03:22

Israel protests after Jordanian spokeswoman steps on its flag

Israel protested to Jordan on Sunday after the spokeswoman for the government in Amman was photographed stepping on the Israeli flag during a meeting with trade unionists.


Posted 2018/12/30 21:41:16

Venezuela offers help probing alleged planned attack on Colombia president

Venezuela's government is willing to help investigate a plot to assassinate Colombian President Ivan Duque, in which three Venezuelan nationals arrested in Colombia may be suspects, foreign minister Jorge Arreaza said.


Posted 2018/12/30 19:59:06

Ebola-hit Congolese town stages mock vote to protest at ban

Residents of an Ebola hotspot in eastern Congo staged a mock presidential election on Sunday to show the authorities a decision to postpone the vote there due to health fears was unfounded.


Posted 2018/12/30 19:34:49

Border patrol chief defends agents in child deaths

The head of U.S. Customs and Border Protection on Sunday defended his agents' handling of two sick children who died in their custody, saying they did everything they could to get medical help for them in difficult circumstances.


Posted 2018/12/30 19:28:48

GE drags premier U.S. corporate debt, which posts worst year since 2008

The stock market's gyrations have grabbed the year-end headlines, but another key financial market, investment-grade U.S. corporate debt, is turning in its worst yearly performance since the financial crisis a decade ago.


Posted 2018/12/30 19:19:19

Bangladesh PM takes big lead as opposition rejects poll alleging vote rigging

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's ruling party took a big lead over the opposition in a national election on Sunday, early results and trends showed, in a poll that was marred by allegations of vote rigging and violence that killed 17 people.


Posted 2018/12/30 18:56:47

Hardline cleric Larijani named to head powerful Iran body

Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani - the chief of Iran's hardline judiciary who has been blacklisted by Washington - was named on Sunday as the new head of the powerful Expediency Council, state television reported.


Posted 2018/12/30 18:22:14

Oregon hotel fires two employees who called police on black guest

A Hilton hotel in Portland, Oregon fired a security guard and a manager after a black guest captured them on video calling the police to report him for trespassing after he had been speaking to his mother by phone in the lobby, the hotel said on Saturday.


Posted 2018/12/30 17:51:58

Congo police officer and civilian killed in fight over alleged voting fraud

A police officer and civilian were killed in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo in a dispute over alleged voting fraud in Sunday's presidential and legislative elections, a witness and a politician from the area said.


Posted 2018/12/30 17:04:00

Deutsche Bank is strong, has no need for state aid, merger: chairman

Deutsche Bank is strong and its turnaround strategy is bearing fruit, Chairman Paul Achleitner said, ruling out the need for state aid and playing down speculation that the lossmaking German bank should merge.


Posted 2018/12/30 14:54:01


G2Alphabet is now complete. all will be revealed soon  G2A Team

Posted 2018/12/26 20:19:01

Hawaii missile alert: False alarm warning broadcast

A false missile alert was broadcast in Hawaii urging people to take shelter.

Posted 2018/01/14 02:40:43

Dealing with debt: The mini-bankers learning how to save

Schoolchildren from Kirton Primary in Boston run their own bank with its own currency to learn about saving money.

Posted 2018/01/14 00:46:09

EgyptAir hijack: Man jumps from plane cockpit window

A man was filmed jumping from a hijacked EgyptAir plane cockpit window shortly before the hijacker surrendered.

Posted 2016/03/29 11:46:23

EgyptAir hijack: Cyprus president laughs off hijacking

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades has said that the hijacking of the plane that landed at Larnaca was not linked to terrorism.

Posted 2016/03/29 10:42:10

Israel on alert for attacks by Islamic State fighters in Sinai

With so-called Islamic State militants active in Egypt's Sinai, Israeli troops are on alert for attacks just across the border.

Posted 2016/03/29 05:32:26

Inside Aleppo province: On the ground with Kurdish forces fighting IS

The BBC gains exclusive access in Aleppo province, where Kurdish forces have seized most of the border with Turkey from Islamic State fighters.

Posted 2016/03/29 04:08:36

Armed man shot by police at US Capitol building

Police shot an armed man as he tried to enter the Capitol building visitor centre in Washington DC.

Posted 2016/03/29 01:29:40