Jerusalem: Metal detectors at holy site 'could be removed'

Media playback is unsupported on your device Israel is willing to consider alternatives to controversial metal detectors it installed at a holy site in Jerusalem, a senior official says. Major General Yoav Mordechai called on the Muslim world to put forward other suggestions. Israel installed the detectors after two Israeli policemen were killed More...

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By Pundit001 On Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
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John Heard: Home Alone actor dies aged 71

The actor John Heard, best known for his role in the Home Alone films, has died at the age of 71. Heard was found dead on Friday in his hotel room in Palo Alto, California, according to celebrity news website More...

By Pundit001 On Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
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Donald Trump attacks 'illegal' report on Sessions Russian meeting

US President Donald Trump has attacked “illegal leaks” following reports his attorney general discussed campaign-related matters with a Russian envoy. The Washington Post gave an account of meetings More...

By Pundit001 On Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
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Afghanistan: MSF opens first clinic in Kunduz since US strike

Médecins Sans Frontières has reopened a small medical clinic in the Afghan city of Kunduz – its first facility there since US air strikes destroyed a hospital it ran in 2015. An MSF official said the clinic More...

By Pundit001 On Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
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Philippines Duterte: Martial law extended in Mindanao

Legislators in the Philippines have voted overwhelmingly to extend martial law to deal with an Islamist insurgency in the restive island of Mindanao. Militants linked to so-called Islamic State have been occupying More...

By Pundit001 On Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
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Sean Spicer quits: White House press secretary plays down 'row'

Media playback is unsupported on your device White House press secretary Sean Spicer has moved to minimise talk of divisions within the Trump administration after announcing his resignation. Mr Spicer is reportedly More...

By Pundit001 On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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Justine Damond shooting: Police chief Janee Harteau quits

Media playback is unsupported on your device A police chief in the US state of Minnesota has resigned after one of her officers fatally shot an unarmed Australian woman. Justine Damond was killed after she More...

By Pundit001 On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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China holds Canadians 'for smoking marijuana'

Chinese authorities have arrested two Canadians in the capital Beijing for allegedly smoking marijuana. According to Radio-Canada, officials entered a hotel room where members of the travelling equestrian show More...

By Pundit001 On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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Three Israelis stabbed to death in West Bank attack

Three Israeli civilians have been stabbed to death in a settlement near Ramallah in the occupied West Bank. Another Israeli was wounded in the attack in Halamish. The Israeli army says the attacker was shot and More...

By Pundit001 On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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How the West is winning the war on terror

Members of Canadian Forces Special Operations JTF2 unit storm a ship during Operation Nanook off the shores of Churchill, Man. Friday August 24, 2012. (Adrian Wyld/CP) Given all the rhetoric during Donald Trump’s More...