Supreme Court partially reinstates Trump travel ban

Washington, Jun 26 The US Supreme Court today partially reinstated President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban targeting citizens from six predominantly Muslim countries, before examining the...

Jun 26, 2017 9:55 PM | Newsscroll

Supreme Court reinstates part of Trump travel ban

Washington, Jun 26 The US Supreme Court today partially reinstated President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban targeting citizens from six predominantly Muslim countries, before examining the...

Jun 26, 2017 8:49 PM | Newsscroll

IS fighters launch counterattacks in west Mosul neighbourhood

Irbil (Iraq), Jun 26 Iraq's Ministry of Defence says Islamic State fighters have launched a string of counterattacks in a western Mosul neighbourhood that was previously declared free of IS.The...

Jun 26, 2017 4:24 PM | Newsscroll

'Most homes in low-income countries don't have access to soap'

New York, Jun 26 Most families in low income countries such as Iraq and Serbia do not have access to soap, scientists including those of Indian origin have found.Researchers including those from...

Jun 26, 2017 3:33 PM | Newsscroll

Eid celebration in various parts of world

New Delhi [India] June 26, : Eid-Ul-Fitr was celebrated across the world on Sunday and Monday. The Muslims living in Mosul city of Iraq celebrated their first Eid without militant...

Jun 25, 2017 4:09 PM | Newsscroll

In most low-income places, handwashing with soap is rare

Washington D.C. [USA], Jun 26 : A recent research has found that most families in the low-income countries don't have soaps at their homes. The study led by University at Buffalo...

Jun 25, 2017 3:12 PM | Newsscroll

US high court looks to travel ban ruling & possible retirement

Washington, Jun 25 The White House declined to comment today on speculation that a pivotal US Supreme Court justice might announce his retirement tomorrow, the last day of the high court's current...

Jun 26, 2017 2:11 AM | Newsscroll

Iran mocks reports its Syria missile strikes fell short

Tehran, Jun 25 Iran said today the two-stage missiles it fired at Islamic State targets in Syria broke apart over the Iraqi desert as planned, mocking reports that some of the projectiles fell...

Jun 25, 2017 8:48 PM | Newsscroll

Two thirds of Mosul Old City retaken from IS: commander

Mosul (Iraq), Jun 25 Iraqi forces have retaken two thirds of old Mosul, a week after launching an offensive against the Islamic State group's last bastion in the city, a senior commander said...

Jun 25, 2017 7:08 PM | Newsscroll

Journalist with French TV dies of wounds from Mosul blast

Paris, Jun 24 Journalist Veronique Robert, wounded in the same landmine blast that killed two colleagues in the Iraqi city of Mosul earlier this week, has died, employers France Televisions...

Jun 24, 2017 5:21 PM | Newsscroll