Florida school shooting: The organization is encouraging teachers and students to organize sit-ins, walkouts, marches and any other events to protest gun violence in schools.
The White House continued to deny collusion with Moscow a day after special counsel Robert Mueller indicted 13 Russian nationals and three entities for allegedly meddling in the US 2016 presidential election, the media reported.
Survivors of a deadly shooting at a Florida high school that killed 17 students and teachers, have called for tougher gun laws in the country and and urged voters to kick out lawmakers who oppose the move, the media reported.
Indian-American Himesh Gandhi has filed for re-election to a city council in the US state of Texas. He is a three-term incumbent of the At-Large Position 1 post on the Sugar Land, Texas, City Council and is seeking a fourth and final term in the May 5 election.
US forces are undeterred by China’s military buildup on man-made islands in the South China Sea and will continue patrolling the strategic, disputed waters wherever “international law allows us,” said a Navy officer aboard a mammoth US aircraft carrier.
An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan today sentenced to death a serial killer for the brutal rape and murder of a seven-year-old girl that sparked national outrage, the first ever trial in the country’s history that concluded in shortest period of four days.
Pakistan has contracted another foreign commercial loan of $500 million from the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) to shore up its depleting reserves.
A prolonged 7.2 magnitude quake that rocked Mexico on Friday left nearly a million homes and businesses without power in the capital and south but the only reported deaths came when a military helicopter crashed after surveying the aftermath.
Accused of corrupt links to ousted South African President Jacob Zuma, his close associate Ajay Gupta has reportedly left South Africa.
The alleged Russian interference had no impact on the results of the 2016 US presidential elections, President Donald Trump said today, as a federal grand jury indicted 13 Russian nationals and three companies for interfering in the country’s political system.
Al-Qaeda operative Ibrahim Suleiman Adnan Adam Harun has been sentenced to life in prison, the Department of Justice said today.
US President Donald Trump today visited a Florida hospital to offer comfort to those wounded in a mass school shooting, after the FBI admitted it mishandled a tip about the troubled teen behind the massacre that left 17 dead.
US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump visited a hospital in Florida where the survivors of this week’s school massacre were being treated, media reports said.
Thirteen Russian nationals and three Russian companies have been indicted for interfering in the 2016 US presidential election through social media propaganda.
The White House on Friday declared that U.S. indictments of Russians for meddling in the 2016 presidential election showed that the campaign of President Donald Trump had nothing to do with an issue that has overshadowed his year in office.
The troubled teen authorities say killed 17 people at a Florida high school excelled in an air-rifle marksmanship programme supported by a grant from the National Rifle Association Foundation.
A 7.5 magnitude quake shook southern Mexico on Friday, a prolonged rumble that rocked buildings across the capital Mexico City.
Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney announced on Friday he would run for a US Senate seat in Utah.
Venezuela’s hardline opposition party Popular Will, whose leader Leopoldo Lopez would be a leading presidential contender if he were not under house arrest, announced on Friday it would boycott April’s presidential vote.
The US Department of Justice on Friday moved to prevent AT&T Inc from arguing that politics played a role in the government’s decision to stop its merger with Time Warner Inc.
Syrian Kurdish forces and a monitoring group said the Turkish military carried out a suspected gas attack that wounded six people in Syria’s Afrin region on Friday.
The US Department of Justice is appealing a California judge’s decision to temporarily block new Trump administration rules
The UN will be making contacts with Maldives leaders in response to the request by the opposition leaders for Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to oversee the all-party talks.
Pakistan is scrambling to steer clear of a global watch list for terrorism financing, the latest US pressure tactic to get its difficult ally to crack down on militants crossing the border to fight in Afghanistan.
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, under pressure to act, strengthened the process for security clearances for President Donald Trump’s aides.
Ethiopia announced a state of emergency on Friday, the day after the prime minister’s resignation, as pressure mounted on the country’s ruling coalition.
A quick-acting Indian-American maths teacher is being hailed for saving the lives of her students during the shooting rampage at a Florida high school that left 17 dead.