Somalia blames Saudi-led coalition for deadly strike on boat

The Red Sea port of Hodeidah is near the Bab al-Mandab strait. He described a scene of panic in which the terrified refugees waved flashlights, apparently to show they were not combatants. The bodies of 33 refugees were taken to hospitals in the we... More..

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Police say Kim Jong Un slain man's next of kin

Kim Jong Nam was murdered February 13 when two women wiped his face with the highly toxic VX nerve agent at an airport in Kuala Lumpur. China's Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said the remains of a Nor...More..

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Bridgegate lands two in jail

Baroni Jr., 45, former deputy executive director of the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey, was sentenced to 24 months in prison and Bridget Anne Kelly , 44, former deputy chief of staff to Gov. Both must als...More..

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British police name London attacker as Khalid Masood, 52

The so-called Islamic State claimed responsibility, but forensic police investigation so far has not come across any reason for the attack. Deputy Assistant Commissioner Neil Basu said there was no intelligen...More..

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Twitter war erupts between Raul Labrador and Donald Trump

The proposal was pronounced dead on Friday. "Don't hold me to it at the penny but that is the direction we are heading", Mnuchin said. LEON PANETTA: It's better if you can win one. Chuck Shumer of NY and Re...More..

SC refuses urgent hearing on Ram Temple issue
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SC refuses urgent hearing on Ram Temple issue

The top court headed by Chief Justice of India J S Khehar had at the last hearing created ripples when it had waded into the politically contentious issue by offering to mediate between the two warring communit...More..

All south-east Queensland schools closed amid ex-Cyclone Debbie aftermath
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

All south-east Queensland schools closed amid ex-Cyclone Debbie aftermath

From Friday the system is forecast to move offshore, but Police Commissioner Ian Stewart has warned of very unsafe conditions until then. "We're still assessing the damage and it will probably change daily". Go...More..

UN criticizes Hamas for closing crossing on Israel border
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UN criticizes Hamas for closing crossing on Israel border

El-Halabi's alleged wrongdoing, World Vision International and World Vision Australia have also commissioned independent review which are ongoing, and the Israeli court case continues", Dave Sharma, Australia's...More..

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Trump grants approval for controversial Keystone XL Pipeline

Trump met with TransCanada executives in the Oval Office including the company CEO Russ Girling. In his February 28 speech to a Joint Session on Congress, the president stated that his memo had "cleared the w...More..

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Tillerson tells coalition partners against Isis 'more' is needed from them

Diplomats said they're eager for the administration to clarify its strategy. Coalition foreign ministers last met in July 2016. We need your support to keep our talented reporters, editors and photographers h...More..

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Schumer: 'Virtually impossible' to reach deal on Gorsuch

Heitkamp's announcement on Thursday sparked a backlash on Twitter from people who said they are disappointed in her decision and that she is voting against Democratic values. A new NBC News/SurveyMonkey poll...More..

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Israeli Government Approves First New Settlement in 20 Years

Following the decision of Israel, a White House official told Haaretz that the decision of Israel was originally scheduled before Trump expressed his concerns regarding new settlements, adding that Israel w...More..

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Noida man arrested for 'objectionable' Facebook post on Yogi Adityanath

He has also directed to set up a committee called the Anti-romeo squads who would be responsible to keeping a check on eve teasers in the state of Uttar Pradesh. According to one of the handlers of the website,...More..

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After 'Euphrates Shield', Turkey to remain attuned to Syria security: Erdogan spokesman

Tillerson said the pair had discussed " a number of options and alternatives" for cooperation, but could come to no agreement. Throughout the Syrian Civil War, US officials have repeatedly insisted that Assa...More..

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Late Anti-Apartheid Leader Ahmed Kathrada: 'Don't Harbor Hatred And Revenge'

The Ahmed Kathrada Foundation said in a statement that he will "be buried according to Muslim religious rights, details of which will be made publicly available in due course". In 2008, the Ahmed Kathrada ...More..

Ex-Korean President Park arrested on 13 charges
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Ex-Korean President Park arrested on 13 charges

Here's what is likely to happen. Ahead of Thursday's hearing, prosecutors submitted around 120,000 pages of documents to the Seoul Central District Court, and said it would be "counter to the principle of f...More..

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Park Goes to Jail

March 10: Constitutional Court upholds parliament's vote to impeach Park, removing her from office. She has been taken to the same detention center where Samsung's de facto head, Jay Y. While in office, Pa...More..

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Voters who didn't like health plan still support Trump

Tom Zawistowski of the Portage County TEA party says he objects to the us-vs. -them tone of the tweet. Rep. Raul Labrador, R-Idaho, a founding Freedom Caucus member , seconded that view, warning Trump via Twi...More..

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European Union powerhouses fire Brexit warning shots

A demonstrator flies an EU flag outside the Houses of Parliament, during a rally following an anti Brexit, pro-European Union (EU) march in London on March 25, 2017, ahead of the British government's planned ...More..

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South Korea admits North Korea's latest engine test shows major improvement

North Korea claimed it successfully tested a powerful new rocket engine on Sunday, signaling defiance as the USA secretary of state visited China. North Korea conducted a ground test of a new rocket engine th...More..

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Israeli cabinet approves first West Bank settlement in 20 years

In addition, Israel recently passed contentious legislation paving the way for the retroactive legalization of settlement outposts that were built without government authorization on private Palestinian land. S...More..

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European Union 'will die', says French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen

The art group White Star (of which Katasonova is a member) produced an eye-catching triptych of Putin, Le Pen and Trump that was plastered across the internet, and which Katasonova used as part of her unsuccess...More..

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

While he said he wouldn't resign, he called Zuma's reasons for removing Pravin Gordhan "unacceptable". The ANC secretary general said that the ANC top 5 were not consulted on the reshuffle, they were info...More..

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Senate intel panel declines Flynn immunity offer 'at this time'

On Thursday, The Wall Street Journal reported that Flynn, a retired lieutenant general, was offering to be interviewed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Senate and House Intelligence Committees i...More..

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Trump directly attacks Freedom Caucus members on Twitter over healthcare battle

SHAPIRO: There was a lot of focus on the divide within the Republican Party when President Obama was in the White House . Meadows said that at this point if those were included "the vast majority of the Free...More..

Meatpacker JBS suspends Brazil beef output amid import bans
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Meatpacker JBS suspends Brazil beef output amid import bans

But the fact remains that many Brazilian restauranteurs already knew about the increasingly questionable quality of national meat brands. "But so far, none has come back to us and we are glad", he said, adding ...More..

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Putin: Criticism of Russia protest arrests is 'interference'

House and Senate have launched individual intelligence committees to explore possible ties between Russian officials and members of US President Donald Trump's campaign team. It's not uncommon for newly minted ...More..

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NYC mayor wants to close Rikers Island jail within a decade

It will require that local officials and stakeholders stand up and support facilities that meet our moral obligation to thousands of New Yorkers whose lives we will never turn our backs on. The commission's rec...More..

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Ivanka Trump to be assistant to United States president

As first reported by The New York Times , Ivanka will now serve as a "special assistant to the president". While relying on family members for advice is hardly unusual for a President, giving them a formal r...More..

High heels for infants sparks controversy online
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

High heels for infants sparks controversy online

A company called Pee Wee Pumps is making heels for 0 to six-month-old babies so "fashion savvy moms" can have equally stylish babies (Can babies just be babies, please?). "Soon women will be having Barbie sho...More..

Supreme Court Refuses To Allow Justice CS Karnan To Hear Cases
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Supreme Court Refuses To Allow Justice CS Karnan To Hear Cases

Justice Karnan, appearing for himself in a packed courtroom, shouted at the Bench that he will not come before it again. "I am also holding constitutional post". Do you say that you stand by whatever you have...More..

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Khalid Masood: Met Police release new picture of London terror attacker

Masood drove his auto into crowds of people on Westminster Bridge on Wednesday afternoon, killing three and wounding some 50, before stabbing a police officer to death at the Houses of Parliament. The six were ...More..

Author of controversial United Nations report to address Cork talk on Israel
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Author of controversial United Nations report to address Cork talk on Israel

Writing in Haaretz, commentator Barak Ravid pointed out that "at the end of the security cabinet meeting Thursday night, it turned out that all the celebrations, hopes and expectations of the right that Trump...More..

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Not everyone is mourning Martin McGuinness, the IRA fighter turned peacemaker

But McGuinness' political journey began far away from the marble halls of Stormont, Northern Ireland's imposing seat of government on the outskirts of Belfast. During one of his two Dublin trials for IRA member...More..

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Saudi King says Syrian subjected to 'killing' urges United Nations based political deal

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, King Abdullah of Jordan and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas affirmed their commitment to a two-state solution to the decades-long Arab-Israeli conflict in a triparti...More..