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Russia: No US Coalition Jets Allowed in Syrian De-escalation Zones

The Syrian opposition has criticized the deal, saying it lacks legitimacy. The Britain-based war monitoring group said government forces shelled the nearby to...


Russia relations at an "all time low point": Tillerson

I mean your counterpart, the Russian foreign minister, Mr. Lavrov, said that you guys didn't even talk about this issue of Russian interference in our election ...


Election day ahead: PM on workers' rights as Corbyn pledges NHS cash

While successive Labour and Conservative governments have ended up involved in US-led conflicts in the Middle East, Corbyn suggested that a Labour governmen...


Have limited time, will only focus on Triple Talaq now: SC

Earlier, the Supreme Court said that due to paucity of time it will only deal with triple talaq while keeping the issues of polygamy and nikah halala pending....


North Korea says missile can hit USA targets, carry large nuclear warhead

The launch, which Tokyo said could be of a new type of missile, is a direct challenge to the new South Korean president elected four days ago and comes as U.S.,...


SC allows CBI appeal in fodder scam case

Modi added that CBI should form special teams in Jharkhand for ensuring fair trial of Lalu in the remaining cases in the fodder scam over the next nine months...


Jakarta Governor Sentenced to Jail for Insulting Islam

But Ahok supporter Adrian Sianturi said "this decision is the character assassination of a good governor, a clean politician who is rare in this country". Thous...


Brexit: EU head trolls United Kingdom, says English 'losing importance in Europe'

The PM, who issued a hard-nosed statement after formally dissolving Parliament, believes European politicians are hoping to influence the British general electi...


China decries protectionism, but Europeans rain on Silk Road parade

Chinese President Xi Jinping urged world leaders to reject protectionism on Monday at a summit positioning Beijing as a champion of globalisation, as some count...


'Kapil Mishra's attacker not linked to BJYM, likely to be AAP activist'

Speaking to reporters after leaving the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) office in Delhi, the former minister urged Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and other t...


North Korean leader considering a plan to strike South Korea

All 10 members of the Association of South-East Asian Nations allowed North Korean embassies in their capitals and invited its diplomats to join two dozen other...


Local Farmer Concerned by New Trade Deal

According to the Washington Post, the 10-part agreement, announced by Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross , comes as part of an ongoing negotiation between the tw...


Unarmed man dies after Vegas officer uses neck technique

Las Vegas police said the arrest happened about 1 a.m. Sunday, after the man approached two uniformed officers inside The Venetian casino-hotel. Just before ...


World celebrates Mother's Day today

But I want you to reflect for a minute. Today, I made a decision to wear my little girl's hat as we give you the honor and glory. This Mother's Day ...


North Korea says tested missile can carry a nuclear warhead

Confirmation of the test, which followed multiple government responses to initial news of Sunday's test, came with technical details in the Korea Central News ...


Korea Challenges South's New Leader

It was "aimed at verifying the tactical and technological specifications of the newly developed ballistic rocket capable of carrying a large-size heavy nuclear ...


Obama to Voters: 'You Get the Politicians You Deserve'

He noted that some of the worst effects of climate change would be "borne by people in poor nations that are least equipped to handle it". "Over my eight year...


Backed Forces Seize Key Syrian Town, Dam On Road To Raqqa

In addition to the strategic significance of Tabqa because of its air field which was retaken by coalition-partnered ground forces on March 27 and the dam, whic...


God Brought You Back, Aisha Buhari Tells Freed Chibok Girls

She added that parents "are free to come and see them anytime" and that the girls are at the rehab centre "of their own free will, nobody is compelling them t...


Chelsea Manning to be on active duty after prison release

During her time in prison, Manning transitioned from male to female, changing her name from Bradley to Chelsea. Her sentence was commuted in the final days of t...


Leonard Fournette Must Earn Jaguars' Starting RB Job, According to Doug Marrone

The Dolphins originally meant to cut Albert, but instead worked out a pair of trades that sent him to Jacksonville and brought Jaguars tight end Julius Thoma...


China wins praise for Silk Road but concerns persist

He also urged donor countries to continue investing in development projects through official development assistance (ODA), and urged them to fulfil their commit...


China's President Pledged $124 Billion For A New Silk Road

No Indian official of any level was present at the elaborate opening ceremony attended by 29 heads of State and Government along with top officials of the world...


BBC wins big at Baftas

Coverage of the real queen's 90th birthday won the prize for best live event at Sunday's ceremony. Richard Taylor was joined on stage by Damilola's brothe...


Former Acting US AG Yates Testifies on Michael Flynn Saga

Here's what changed when a former Justice Department official testified about the Trump administration and Russian Federation. Clapper later added: "The evidenc...


Philippine lawmakers kill impeachment case against Duterte

A few hours later, the committee chaired by Oriental Mindoro Rep. Reynaldo Umali declared the complaint "insufficient in substance" after Alejano, a former Mari...


GOP primary challenger rips into Flake for questioning Comey firing

Trump fired Comey earlier this week. Trump referenced the allegation that he coordinated with Russian hackers in an NBC interview, saying it was one of the ...


Turkey blocks German lawmaker visit to soldiers at air base

Germany will now "look into alternative locations" for its military personnel, said Chancellor Angela Merkel's top spokesman Steffen Seibert. Foreign Minister...


ELECTION: 43 Liberals to rule as minority vs NDP's 41, three Greens

Christy Clark told reporters on Tuesday that she'd met with the lieutenant-governor and been asked to continue on as Wednesday, and that Prime Minister Justin T...


Merkel says she won't tell France what to do

After a private meeting with his former mentor Hollande and his first speech as president, Macron headed up the rainy Champs Elysees in an army vehicle, waving ...


Russia's Plan To End The Syrian Civil War Is Falling Apart

The Russia-Iran-Turkey cease-fire deal went into effect over the weekend and brought a general reduction in violence across the country, but clashes continued ...


Lavrov: Trump Wants 'Mutually Beneficial' Relations With Russia

Following the pool report, a White House official reportedly told Fabian , "On background, our official photographer and their official photographer were prese...


Democrats maintain pressure on Trump over Comey firing

Lawmakers from both parties reprimanded Trump's actions, which included shifting explanations from the White House for Comey's dismissal and an ominous tweet ...


Brian Molefe dances his way back to Eskom

Molefe denied any impropriety and made his infamous comment about the Saxonwold shebeen at a dramatic press conference on national television, where he tearful...


Tillerson: Trump Concerned About Moving Embassy to Jerusalem

The relocation of the USA embassy to Jerusalem has been a crucial issue since President Trump's campaign. Speaking through a translator, Abbas echoed Trump's ...