Many believers simply no longer attach much spiritual weight to the simple act of opening up one’s Bible and delving in. In an age of distraction, we often simply do not place enough emphasis on the importance of reading the Scriptures regularly. When the going gets tough, which it inevitably...
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa’s High Court on Monday overturned a decision by the government to grant Zimbabwe’s former first lady Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity after she was accused of whipping a woman with an electric cord. FILE PHOTO: Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe, accompanied by his wife Grace,...
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The timing of Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov’s planned visit to Greece this autumn is no longer suitable, Russia’s ambassador to Athens said on Thursday, the TASS news agency reported. FILE PHOTO: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov reacts ahead of a joint news conference of U.S....
SAKATA, Japan (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump has declared North Korea is no longer a threat, but that doesn’t make the Japanese fishermen of Sakata feel any easier as they leave port for the peak fishing season. An aerial view shows a Japan Coast Guard patrol vessel spraying...
CHIANG RAI, Thailand (Reuters) - Twelve Thai boys and their soccer coach rescued from a flooded cave in Thailand are recovering well from their ordeal and will be discharged from hospital next week, health minister Piyasakol Sakolsatayadorn said on Saturday. FILE PHOTO: A screen grab shows boys rescued from...
MAE SAI, Thailand (AP) — Rescuers found all 12 boys and their soccer coach alive deep inside a partially flooded cave in northern Thailand late Monday, more than a week after they disappeared and touched off a desperate search that drew international help and captivated the nation. Video released early...
AMMAN (Reuters) - The Syrian army and allied troops laid siege to the rebel-held enclave in Deraa on Monday and were poised to gain complete control of the city where the uprising against President Bashar Assad’s rule first erupted, insurgents said. With its advance on rebel-held parts of Deraa...
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that he and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made unspecified progress Sunday toward an agreement for the North to give up its nuclear weapons, though there was no immediate indication whether Pompeo had managed to arrange...
ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s president said Saturday the country will freeze the assets of two United States officials in retaliation for sanctions against Turkey’s justice and interior ministers over the detention of an American pastor. Speaking in Ankara, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey had been “patient” since the U.S....
The homes of New Zealand the mosque massacre suspect's mother and sister were searched over the weekend. Officials say Brenton Tarrant's family has been cooperative with the investigation. Tarrant admitted to the mass shooting at two mosques on Friday in Christchurch where 50 people were killed.  New Zealand Police Commissioner...