Qadaki House and Behnam House are two historical residences in Tabriz, in the northwestern province of East Azarbaijan, which have been built adjacent to each other. They were constructed during the Zand era and were renovated in the Qajar Period.
The House intelligence committee's probe of Russia’s alleged interference in the 2016 election spun further into charges and counter-charges among angry US lawmakers and President Donald Trump as the panel voted to release a second classified memo about whether the FBI and Justice Department conspired against him.
Former finance minister Wolfgang Schauble was elected speaker of Germany's lower house of parliament on Tuesday, a position from which he will try to impose discipline on far-right lawmakers who opposed his appointment.
The Republican-led US House has moved closer to fulfilling President Donald Trump’s goal of doing 'a big number' on Dodd-Frank, the landmark banking law created after the 2008 economic crisis that was designed to prevent future meltdowns.
More than two dozen Democratic lawmakers have announced their boycott of President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration on January 20, particularly over Russia's alleged meddling in the 2016 election and his criticism of a civil rights leader.
The US House of Representatives will vote Thursday on a draft resolution condemning the recent UN Security Council rebuke of Israel’s illegal settlement activities on the occupied Palestinian territories.