Speaker of the Iranian Parliament Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf blamed the crisis in Afghanistan on the former “puppet government” of Kabul, saying the Afghan politicians made the strategic mistake of relying on the US for development and security.
Last Friday, the UK experienced its hottest day in August for 17 years as temperatures hit an unbearable high of 36.4°C in the southeast of England. That came just two weeks after the Met Office logged the UK’s third hottest day on record, when temperatures soared to 37.8°C.
Americans are getting skin cancer — and sometimes dying from it — at an alarming rate, while the US Food and Drug Administration irresponsibly refuses to approve state-of-the-art sunscreens that could do a much better job protecting us from the sun’s cancer-causing rays.
Iran has hit back at US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo over his latest meddlesome comments about the Islamic Republic's role in the Middle East, saying Washington's "illegitimate interference and wrong policies" are the root cause of the expansion of terrorism and insecurity in the region.
Women should not be blamed for the gender wage gap in the US, according to psychologists at Rice University. To eliminate the gap, organizations must provide training, support and opportunities for growth, the researchers said.
The transition team of US President-elect Donald Trump has turned down the claims of Democrats that Hillary Clinton lost the November 8 election due to the epidemic of fake news in the run-up to Election Day.