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Will file review as Supreme Court bowed down to public pressure: Convicts

The former beauty queen also voiced her concerns over the fact that even in 21st century, how can a society allow such heinous crimes taking place against women...


Bank of England warns on living standards as interest rates stay steady

BoE Governor Mark Carney held a press conference following the BoE announcements, in which he defended record-low policies and argued that higher inflation was ...


More hints that Sean Spicer could be the next to go

Trump tweeted on Friday that Comey "better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations" if he intends to speak to the press. In fact, the official writ...


James Clapper on collusion between Russia, Trump aides: There could be evidence

CNN cited an unnamed source as saying Mr Comey was "not anxious about any tapes" Mr Trump may have of their conversations. The veiled threat added to the stor...


India gifts 16000 handcrafted candles to Sri Lanka on International Vesak Day

Ours is a friendship that lives in the hearts of our peopleand in the fabric of our societies", he said. India had always considered its smaller neighbour to ...


North Korea says will have dialogue with US under right conditions

Choe led a North Korean delegation that met this week in Oslo, Norway, with American academics and former government officials headed by Suzanne DiMaggio, a dir...


North Korea considers dialogue with US

The U.S. government has stated that it will not attach any special meaning to the so-called "track two" dialogue in Oslo. When asked if North Korea was also...


`Ruthless´ Brussels should pay Brexit divorce bill, Boris Johnson claims

Brexit Secretary David Davis claimed European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker was trying to force him out of his job. Leaks about a hard meeting betw...


Aaron Hernandez note to fiancee: 'I told you what was coming indirectly!'

Its contents are as follows. The handwritten note is largely a personal letter of love to his fiancee, Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez, and even references the Sav...


Senate intel committee subpoenas Michael Flynn

Republican Senate intelligence committee member Senator James Lankford told Fox News Wednesday that the subpoena is for " a large number of documents ". In...


Trump threatens Comey: 'Better hope' there are no tapes of our conversations

He said in an NBC News interview on Thursday that Mr Comey told him once over dinner and twice by telephone that he is not under investigation. "As they ate, ...


New Orleans removes Jefferson Davis Confederate monument

After years of heated public debate and legal battles, recent court decisions paved the way for the city to relocate the four monuments. "The removal of these...


Moon to Xi: Let's Talk

Moon, a former human-rights lawyer, also stressed the importance of the decades-old alliance between the two countries amid concerns that they may face friction...


Congo announces 9 suspected Ebola cases, including 3 deaths

Researchers argue that in order to prevent the spread of the deadly virus they must track down, test, and isolate suspected cases. The last outbreak of Ebola ...


China supports India-Pak dialogue to resolve Kashmir issue, says Nawaz Sharif

On the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), a part of the B&R initiative, Xi said the supplementary projects in and around the Gwadar port in the restive Ba...


Navy SEAL killed in action in Somalia was from Maine

Senior Chief Petty Officer Kyle Milliken, who died in Somalia, was assigned to an East Coast-based SEAL unit. He was the first USA soldier to die in Somalia s...


Turkey leader calls on United States to reverse decision to arm Kurds

After Wednesday's SDF victory, the coalition said it tracked fleeing Islamic State fighters and targeted those who could be hit without harming civilians. Spoke...


Four candidates to be Federal Bureau of Investigation director face interviews

The firing on May 9 stunned lawmakers and roiled Washington politics. The probe, Trump said, needs "to be absolutely done properly". In his first intervie...


Now what? Election puts BC into political parts unknown

And if not for local NDP riding in-fighting in Cowichan, Columbia River-Revelstoke and Fraser-Nicola over bitterly contested nominations, likely costing the par...


Stop Playing Politics with Chibok Girls ~ NLC President Warns

The national president of Christian Association of Nigeria Youth wing (YOWICAN), Engr Daniel David Kadzai, yesterday, commended the federal government for their...


Arkansas State Police identify Yell County deputy killed in line of duty

Dardanelle is about 65 miles (105 kilometers) west of Little Rock. Police say authorities are negotiating with a suspect who is holed up in a home, the AP rep...


North Korea missile threat: THAAD defence could be axed by Moon Jae

North Korea demanded on Thursday the handover of "terror suspects" who plotted to kill leader Kim Jong Un with a biochemical substance, repeating accusations it...


Obama Presidential Center Design Unveiled

Obama fielded questions from residents at a forum near the site, delving into nitty gritty details of traffic patterns, green space and job creation, while avoi...


Texas Senate Votes to License Immigration Lockups as Child Care Centers

Many Hollywood actors and music stars have suggested state boycotts, and the National Football League and NBA have warned about canceling future Texas events if...


I Asked Comey If I Was Under Investigation

But Trump contradicted that narrative on Thursday when he told NBC News that "regardless of the recommendation, I was going to fire Comey". He said Comey thre...


France's new president to meet Merkel next week

Their shared goal: to deliver Macron the parliamentary majority he needs to govern effectively and pull France out of its economic doldrums and social funk. "I ...


American Farmers Thrilled To Send Their Meat To China

Last fall, the Obama administration secured preliminary access to the Chinese market for US beef exports, which had been disrupted for more than a decade becaus...


Merriam-Webster corrects a typo in Trump's tweet about Sally Yates

By lying to Vice President Mike Pence about his involvement with the Russians, Flynn set himself up to "be blackmailed by the Russians", Yates said . Ms Yates...


Spicer Pressed on Clapper's New Comments on Trump-Russia Collusion

Deputy White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Mr Trump had been thinking about letting Mr Comey go since winning the presidential election, but...


At least 74 countries affected in 'biggest ever' cyber attack

Cybersecurity firm Avast identified more than 75,000 ransomware attacks in 99 countries. The ransomware infects victims by exploiting a Microsoft Windows vul...


Conservatives gain in United Kingdom local elections ahead of June parliamentary poll

But the results will deepen the gloom of Labour members who believe staunchly left-wing leader Jeremy Corbyn — painted by the Conservatives as a high-taxing loo...


Kremlin says 'too early' to speak of thaw in Russia-US ties

A top aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that conversations between Moscow and the Trump administration have been "extremely positive" so ...


Syrian FM describes Kurdish role as 'legitimate'

While the deal went into effect on Saturday, Russia, Turkey and Iran have until June 4 to map out the boundaries of the zones. "It's all in process right now"...


USA defense chief voices commitment to Turkey's security

Concerns were raised earlier this year that the dam could be damaged in the fighting or degraded by lack of maintenance, or that the extremists might sabotage i...


Egypt discovers new necropolis in Minya, first in area

This era lasted about 600 years after the conquest of the country in 332 BC by Alexander the great. Minister Khaled al-Anani told reporters at the site Saturd...