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Indonesia police thwart plan by hardline Muslims to guard poll stations

Ahok is on trial for blasphemy and hundreds of thousands have protested against him in Jakarta , calling for him to be imprisoned. The controversy is conside...


Rep. Jason Chaffetz will not run for reelection in 2018

The Utah Representative also took a hard line on Secret Service safety lapses during the Obama administration. He's often even stumbled over himself trying ...


Baahubali 2: Why Kattappa Killed Baahubali? Marvel At These 5 FAN THEORIES!

Visual Effects (VFX) and Company Behind Baahubali 2: nearly more than 15 VFX companies worked on Baahubali: The Beginning. And hence a film from Hyderabad t...


Trump's Nightmarish First 100 Days Gets the 'Simpsons' Spoof It Richly Deserves

The books spread out on the president's bed included The Little Book of Big Bombs , Florida on $10 Million a Day and our favorite, Bill O'Reilly's Killing a Go...


Canadian dollar weaker with oil fall, offset by NAFTA deal hopes

On Thursday, Mr Trump said NAFTA had been "horrible" for the United States but very good for Canada and Mexico. "Now, if I'm unable to make a fair deal, if I'...


Tad Cummins ordered to transfer to Middle Tennessee

The girl cooperated with authorities, Houtman said, and she flew back to Tennessee with the Federal Bureau of Investigation. "She didn't act like a rescued pers...


Arsene Wenger: Tottenham ahead in the table but no power shift

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has admitted that the need to finish above Tottenham is important for the "pride" and "continuity" of the club - but insisted that...


Syrian media: Israel attacked installation near Damascus

The airport, about 25 kilometres (15 miles) southeast of the city centre, was hit by Israeli air strikes in December 2014, Syrian state media reported at the ...


Flynn lawyer says docs show he was forthcoming

The news comes two days after Cummings and House oversight chairman Jason Chaffetz said Flynn may have broken the law by not disclosing payments he received...


7 times Ivanka Trump made a style statement- and what it meant

She also admitted that she is a feminist and in view of that, she said, "I think of feminism as believing in the social, political and economic equality for all...


Pai Plans to Reverse Broadband Title II Reclassification

Pai said he believed the rules depressed investment by internet providers and cost jobs. Senator Markey said: "Just two years ago the Federal Communications ...


'Obsession with surveillance' puts United Kingdom press freedom under threat

The same group placed Pakistan at 158 in 2015 in its annual report . The United States of America is down by two places at 43rd position while the United Kingd...


Lawmakers Seeking Short-Term Deal to Keep Government Open

The brinkmanship came less than 30 hours before a midnight Friday deadline for a shutdown . The White House and congressional Democrats on Wednesday defused ...


China Celebrates Launch Of 'Homemade' Aircraft Carrier

But experts were quick to point out that China's naval force still lagged far behind that of the United States, the world's leading military power, which has mu...


ASEAN foreign ministers express 'grave concern' over North Korea situation

It's also truly unfortunate that the South Korean Ministry of National Defense only belatedly confirmed the plans for practical operation after they were announ...


Royal Family Use London Marathon to Support Mental Health Charities

We know how desperately Kate Middleton's always wanted to fit in, and oftentimes, how other royals will go out of their way to remind her that she doesn't come ...


Twitter posts strongest growth in monthly users in a year

The number of people using Twitter has risen and the firm's losses narrowed in the first three months of this year. The surprising acceleration followed sev...


Michael Flynn under investigation over payments from Russia

The new probe compounds the legal problems Flynn faces for taking hundreds of thousands of dollars from the state-run Russia Today (RT) television network and a...


U.S. deeply concerned about Turkey's airstrikes in Syria, Iraq

The Turkish raids showed the challenges facing USA -led attempts to defeat Islamic State in Syria and risk increasing tension between North Atlantic Treaty Or...


Bashar al-Assad still has 'tonnes' of chemical weapons

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov also accused the USA of trying to incite further violence in the region instead of finding a peaceful solution. Russia, S...


Pence mends fences during Australia visit

Pence wrapped up a 10-day trip to Asia that included a visit to the Demilitarized Zone separating North and South Korea, consultations with leaders in South Kor...


Erdogan slams 'political' Council of Europe decision

EU Commission Vice President Valdis Dombrovskis said that despite the rift between the two, cooperation on issues like refugees and migrants remained necessary....


French riot police clash with youths protesting election

Margarita Simonyan, editor-in-chief of RT, said on social media that the Macron campaign was refusing to accredit her organization and the others for the second...


Belgium sorry it helped get Saudi Arabia on United Nations rights panel

Shamri's attorneys entered an insanity plea, saying he was technically insane because he was under the influence of drugs and alcohol when he made the videos. "...


Secret jail in Philippine station linked to drug war abuse

Human Rights Watch said the incident was another example of widespread rights abuse under Duterte's war on drugs, which has seen thousands of drug suspects ki...


Turkey: hundreds more detained over suspected links to Gulen

Currently, the president must be impartial and without party favour, but the sweeping constitutional changes approved in the April 16 vote will allow Erdogan to...


What Trump's poll numbers show at the 100-day mark

That charge was without merit and has continued to dog Trump and the White House with unforeseen side effects - wild conspiracy theories, reports of coverups, c...


4th Arkansas inmate executed in 8 days

With one of its lethal injection drugs set to expire at the end of April, Arkansas had scheduled eight executions over the final two weeks of April. Lawyers f...


Vinod Khanna Passes Away At 70

This time the veteran actor targeted the young generation actors for not attending the last rites of Vinod Khanna. "Will always remember Vinod Khanna as a p...


Le Pen Vows To End ALL Immigration To France

It is this contest, as well, that we think best characterises the import of the upcoming vote. Le Pen said the choice for French voters was between her riva...


Myles Garrett and Mitchell Trubisky star in 2017 NFL Draft

It was an eventful night, as six trades were made in total. After the Browns called him at about 8:12 p.m.to notify him he would become the No. 1 pick, Garrett,...


New scrutiny of timeline after Arkansas executes 4th inmate

Kenneth Williams, 38, was pronounced dead at 11.05pm local time, 13 minutes after the execution began at the Cummins Unit prison at Varner. Boren's widow said...


Iran not 'living up to spirit' of nuclear deal

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson accuses Iran of "alarming ongoing provocations" to destabilize countries in the Middle East as the Trump administration launche...


Syria accuses Israel of strike near Damascus airport

They were among 19 people killed as a result of strikes across rebel-held Idlib province on, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. "The prime minister...


How Anthony Joshua was rejected by Nigeria

That was the Ukrainian's first defeat for more than 11 years, and Joshua is well aware of the impact a victory over Klitschko will have on his own legacy in...