1 civilian killed as police battling militants open fire on stone pelters

Three civilians and one suspected rebel were killed and at least 28 people were injured Tuesday in clashes between protesters and Indian troops and police in Indian-occupied Kashmir. Forty personnel of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and 20 P... More..

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Body of Kim Jong-nam in Beijing along with N. Korean suspects

Kim Jong-Nam was attacked with the lethal nerve agent VX on February 13 in Kuala Lumpur airport, in an audacious Cold War style operation that triggered a diplomatic row between Malaysia and North Korea. AFP ...More..

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West Brom add to Wenger's woes as Dawson double downs Arsenal

Pressed on why he thought that, the West Brom boss added: "Because he told me". A 10-2 aggregate defeat against Bayern Munich in the Champions League badly damaged Wenger's standing while the setback on Sat...More..

Would have been handcuffed had I said what Adityanath did: Azam Khan
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Would have been handcuffed had I said what Adityanath did: Azam Khan

He added that in every religion people worship in a similar manner as God is one. UP CM Yogi Adityanath said on Wednesday that " surya namaskar " was similar to " namaz " (prayers) offered by Muslims and thos...More..

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European Union to lay out Brexit response, set negotiating priorities

In his draft guidelines, Tusk proposed that if the 27 leaders saw "sufficient progress" towards a withdrawal treaty then negotiations on a future trading relationship could start. Mr Davis rejected claims that ...More..

Was Prince William mocked at a dinner held by the British Ambassador?
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Was Prince William mocked at a dinner held by the British Ambassador?

All throughout the trip, both Prince William and Kate Middleton looked smitten with one another, showing zero signs of any sort of trouble in paradise, according to E! Officials say the itinerary has not been...More..

Gordhan: S.Africa's respected former finance minister
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Gordhan: S.Africa's respected former finance minister

Earlier yesterday‚ reports emerged that Zuma was facing a rebellion within his party‚ with the Bloomberg news agency quoting sources as saying that about 12 of his ministers were considering resigning and then ...More..

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Trump administration hosting first meeting of anti-ISIS coalition

Asked about Mr Tillerson's remarks, coalition spokesman Colonel Joseph Scrocca said the U.S. military had not yet received direction to establish any kind of "zones". On Wednesday, the US-led coalition said it ...More..

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Michael Flynn in talks with Congress, wary of prosecution

Robert Kelner , a Covington and Burling attorney representing Flynn, said there were discussions about the retired Army lieutenant general's availability to attend future congressional hearings on the matter,...More..

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Arab leaders reaffirm support for Palestinian state amid unease over U.S. stance

The leaders of Jordan, Egypt and the Palestinian Authority met to coordinate positions on the peace process ahead of separate meetings with US President Donald Trump next month, Ramallah said Thursday. embass...More..

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The Gorsuch filibuster debate rages in Senate

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY has called for a filibuster of Gorsuch, but McCaskill predicted that if Democrats refuse to confirm Gorsuch then Republicans would likely look to eliminate the rule ...More..

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Putin cosies up to Trump in a bid to thaw ties

For emphasis, he pronounced the last word in English. Burr and Warner have pledged cooperation with each other on the committee's probe of Russia's influence during the campaign, distancing themselves from th...More..

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Park Geun-hye, South Korea's ousted leader, arrested on bribery charges

The judge presiding over Park's case is Kang Bu-yeong of the Seoul Central District Court, a native of Jeju island who started his legal career in 2004, according to the Korea Times . Now that the Seoul Ce...More..

It's over: Great Britain files for divorce from the EU
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

It's over: Great Britain files for divorce from the EU

European stock markets closed slightly up Wednesday, but dealers said investors had largely "priced in" Brexit already. We are not seeing much in the way of personal investment from the British prime minist...More..

I'm unhappy with reshuffle‚ but I won't resign - Ramaphosa
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

I'm unhappy with reshuffle‚ but I won't resign - Ramaphosa

South African media reports suggest Zuma and Gordhan have an uneasy relationship, although the president has denied they are "at war". "It was not a consultation because he came with a ready-made list. "I hav...More..

The EU publishes its official plan for Brexit talks
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

The EU publishes its official plan for Brexit talks

While May this week said it was possible to line up a "bold and ambitious" commercial accord within two years, the European Union on Friday talked of an "overall understanding on the framework for the future ...More..

Israel approves construction of first new settlement in more than 20 years
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Israel approves construction of first new settlement in more than 20 years

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu chairs the weekly cabinet meeting, in Jerusalem, Feb. 19, 2017. Most of the Palestinians killed, 97 percent, were shot by Israeli occupation forces and police, the ...More..

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North Korean suspects in Kim Jong Nam killing head home

But a deal announced by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak and confirmed by North Korean state media on Thursday said the two countries had lifted their respective travel bans, and Kuala Lumpur would send K...More..

Prison for husband who killed wife during drunk driving sex
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Prison for husband who killed wife during drunk driving sex

Matthew had given his wife tickets to the March 8, 2014 music festival as a Valentine's Day gift. Unfortunately, Matthew made a decision to get behind the wheel for the ride home with a reported blood-alcoh...More..

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Britain lays out plans to convert European Union law after Brexit

Many have insisted Britain must first make good on a divorce settlement that will include it settling outstanding financial commitments - the European Union has advanced a ballpark figure of €60 billion - agr...More..

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Justice League 2017 Film First Official Trailer Released

It only seemed apt, then, that some genius chose to mash up the Justice League trailer with footage from the Avengers movies. Amy Adams, Amber Heard, Jeremy Irons , J.K. While we have seen a few Justice Leag...More..

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Judge Extends Block on Trump Travel Ban

U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson turned an earlier temporary restraining order into a preliminary injunction in a lawsuit brought by the state of Hawaii challenging Trump's travel directive as unconstitutiona...More..

Germany's new president says Erdogan jeopardizing Turkish success
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Germany's new president says Erdogan jeopardizing Turkish success

Erdogan again condemned German Chancellor Angela Merkel , who he previously claimed is "supporting terrorists", after she urged the Turkish-German journalist be freed and gave her support to the Dutch during t...More..

US Commander: 'Moral Responsibility' for Civilian Deaths in Mosul Is Islamic State's
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

US Commander: 'Moral Responsibility' for Civilian Deaths in Mosul Is Islamic State's

That, coupled with initial inquiries done by USA technical experts who visited the scene, led him to say: "My initial assessment is that we probably had a role in these casualties". Amid reports of dozens of ci...More..

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Lawyer: Michael Flynn in talks with Congress about immunity

President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, has told the Federal Bureau of Investigation and congressional officials investigating the Trump campaign's potential ties to Russian ...More..

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N.C. Lawmakers Vote To Rollback "Bathrooom Bill" Amid Pressure From NCAA

Not everyone is pleased with the deal. Governor Roy Cooper signed the bill Thursday afternoon while acknowledging it's not a flawless deal. How does it do that when so many elements of the original problema...More..

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Israel approves new settlement for first time in decades

It appears to have been a successful effort, as USA officials told the Israeli press that Trump accepts the new settlement as an "exceptional" case. A total of 16 Palestinians have been killed by Israelis s...More..

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Finland says no date yet for Arctic summit, Trump-Putin meeting

Putin said: "Read my lips: No". At the 1988 Republican National Convention Bush said, "Read my lips: no new taxes". "I very much hope that we'll. improve Russian-American relations, for the good of our peopl...More..

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Putin ready to meet Trump in Finland

Bush's 1988 campaign pledge not to raise taxes". Earlier on Thursday, Mr Putin again dismissed what he called "endless and groundless" accusations of Russian meddling in the U.S. The Russian president said d...More..

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Trump predicts 'very difficult' China summit

According to Zheng, Xi will hold talks with Trump, during which they will exchange views in an in-depth way on China-US ties and major worldwide and regional affairs of common concern with a view of enhancing m...More..

US, Turkey dispute over Kurdish YPG appears unresolved
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

US, Turkey dispute over Kurdish YPG appears unresolved

In four years, Turkey has accommodated more than 3 million refugees from Syria, Iraq , and Afghanistan, and done much to provide them food, shelter, health care, and education. "You pick and choose your battles...More..

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Suspect says he would rather have killed younger black man

At one point during the jailhouse interview, Jackson said that, 'Good white women should have as many children as possible'. He made statements that he was following the guy but something spooked him. "I didn...More..

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Sturgeon insists there will be a second referendum

That has outraged the SNP. However, the SNP are deliberately hiding the big elephant in the room effect of Scotland Exiting the UK from the Scottish people, which is that Scotland would LOSE access to the U...More..

Egypt's Mubarak returns home after years-long detention
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Egypt's Mubarak returns home after years-long detention

Mubarak's presidency lasted nearly thirty years, making him Egypt's longest-serving ruler since Muhammad Ali Pasha, who ruled the country from 1805 to 1848, a reign of 43 years. Many Egyptians who lived through...More..

Chhetri strike ends India's 64-year-old jinx in Myanmar
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Chhetri strike ends India's 64-year-old jinx in Myanmar

India got back-to-back throws adjacent to the opposition penalty box but Myanmar defenders outnumbered their Indian counterparts to prevent them from drawing first blood. Though Myanmar are 40 spots below India...More..