Israeli Shell on School Sheltering Gazans Kills 15, Death Toll Exceeds 800

Fifteen Palestinians were martyred on the 19th day of the Israeli aggression on Gaza when an Israeli shell slammed into a UN shelter where hundreds of civilians had taken refuge
 

Tax rises hit Britain’s poor hardest

A report shows more than two million UK’s poorest people are facing increasing council tax demands this year due to new government cuts to the benefits system.
 

Californians confront Obama over Gaza

Hundreds of protesters confronted US President Barack Obama on Thursday during his visit to Los Angeles, California, calling on him to address the humanitarian crises in Gaza and at the US border with Mexico, Press TV reports.
 

Bus station bombing kills 1 in Nigeria

A bomb blast at a crowded bus station has killed at least one woman and injured several other people in the Nigerian city of Kano.
 

Palestinians to avenge death of martyrs

A senior Iranian military commander says Palestinians are determined to avenge the deaths of their countrymen killed in recent Israeli strikes.
 

ISIL razes shrine of Prophet Yunus

ISIL Takfiri militants have demolished the holy shrine of Prophet Yunus in a gruesome act of terrorism in the Iraqi city of Mosul.
 

Brazil recalls ambassador to Israel

Brazil has recalled its ambassador to Israel in protest at the Tel Aviv regime’s "disproportionate use of force" in the besieged Gaza Strip.
 

Militants kill 4 people in Pakistan

At least two Pakistani soldiers and two policemen have been killed in separate attacks in the country’s volatile regions, security sources say.
 

Lufthansa extends ban on Israel flights

Germany’s flagship carrier, Lufthansa, has announced that its ban on flights to Tel Aviv will continue for another day due to security precautions amid the ongoing Israeli war on the besieged Gaza Strip.
 

Death toll from Israeli war hits 830

Latest figures show the death toll from fresh Israeli aerial and ground attacks against Palestinians in the besieged Gaza Strip has risen to at least 830.
 

Iran Gaza aid ready for shipment

Iran says delivery of its humanitarian aid to the besieged Gaza Strip requires cooperation of the Egyptian government.
 

MH17 hit may ‘stiffen’ European spine

US President Barack Obama says the shooting down of the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 last week in eastern Ukraine "may stiffen the spine of our Europeans partners,” who are not joining the United States in its push for tougher sanctions against Russia.
 

Four Palestinian athletes killed in Gaza

Four Palestinian athletes have been killed in Israel’s relentless attacks against the besieged Gaza Strip, which have claimed the lives of over 800 people and left thousands of others wounded over the course of nearly three weeks.
 

Iran cleric: End Gaza siege before truce

A senior Iranian cleric says before any truce between Palestinians and Israel, the Tel Aviv regime should end the siege of the Gaza Strip.
 

Obama hits ‘corporate deserters’

Lashing out at what he called “corporate deserters,” President Obama on Thursday increased the pressure on Congress to approve legislation targeting companies that change their address to slash their US tax bill.
 

Rouhani raps Israel's genocidal Gaza war

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has condemned Israel’s brutal war on Gaza, urging Islamic countries to support the Palestinian resistance in unison.
 

Chelsea thinking Drogba return

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has unveiled he is contemplating return to the club of stellar Didier Drogba, who is credited with netting the side’s most important goal.
 

Rouhani raps Israel genocidal Gaza war

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has condemned Israel’s brutal war on Gaza, urging Islamic countries to support the Palestinian resistance in unison.
 

'UK police reforms lag behind goals'

You could tell that something had happened to public attitudes towards the police in Britain when Theresa May, the Home Secretary, addressed the Police Federation two months ago.
 

15 civilians killed in Afghanistan

Suspected Taliban militants have killed 15 Afghan civilians execution-style after stopping two vehicles travelling in central Afghanistan.