North Korea 'fails' in new missile test

However, neither of the countries has disclosed information about the type of missile fired . North Korea tested another missile on Wednesday. The US military later gave more details referring to an air field on North Korea's east coast. More..

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Tillerson urges North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies to increase spending

But he rejected out of hand Tillerson's proposal that nations create spending plans with specific, year-by-year targets, setting up a showdown for the May summit. Nerves were rattled further when Tillerson said...More..

Syria says it shot down Israeli plane after raids near Palmyra
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Syria says it shot down Israeli plane after raids near Palmyra

The incidents on Thursday are reported to be the most serious between Syria and Israel since the outbreak of the Syrian civil war six years ago. Israel's Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman has warned Syria ...More..

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Body of N.Korean leader's murdered brother arrives in Pyongyang

The three embassy workers and six family members including four children arrived at Kuala Lumpur early Friday morning. The news was one of two major developments Friday likely to cheer the North Korean lead...More..

Kushner retains scores of real estate holdings while in WH
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Kushner retains scores of real estate holdings while in WH

The first daughter announced Wednesday that she will serve as an unpaid employee in the White House, saying she had "heard the concerns some have with my advising the President in my personal capacity". The...More..

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Goodwin: Failed Health Care Bill Proof Bipartisanship Is Dead

Republican Sen. Bob Corker quickly pounced on Ryan's comments. He anger-tweeted at the conservatives: "The Republican House Freedom Caucus was able to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory". But the GOP's ha...More..

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Israeli-American teen arrested in bomb threats targeting Jewish centers worldwide

One threat was called into Delta Airlines in 2015, and allegedly led to a plane making an emergency landing, the Associated Press reported . For the past several months, the US has been an experiencing a...More..

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Hollande joins Merkel in rejecting call for early talks on trade deal

European Union negotiators have indicated that Britain will need to pay around £50bn to cover its outstanding obligations to the bloc. Merkel also promised a "fair and constructive" approach to Brexit talks ...More..

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Israel Approves the Construction of First Settlement in 20 years

Avichai Boaron, the head of the Amona Committee, welcomed the measure but said: "The test will be...whether in fact houses are built and this decision takes shape or, God forbid, if it remains on paper only"....More..

Another African assaulted in Greater Noida
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Another African assaulted in Greater Noida

Meanwhile, the Indian External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj, has assured in a promise to the Parliament that serious action would be taken against those involved in the attack on Nigerian students. Sujata Si...More..

Mexican man freed from detention thankful
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Mexican man freed from detention thankful

Immigrant rights groups are reeling after the arrest of Daniel Ramirez Medina last week, a so-called " Dreamer " who they say is now authorized to live and work in the United States under a program established ...More..

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Brazil 3 Paraguay 0

BRAZIL became the first team to qualify for the World Cup on Tuesday after beating Paraguay to clinch an eighth consecutive victory as Argentina's campaign stumbled after the shock suspension of Lionel Mess...More..

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Senate Democrats vow to filibuster Gorsuch high court nomination

But the issue is delicate: it opens up the possibility of Democrats, if they recover control of the Senate at some point in the future, also being able to confirm a Supreme Court nominee with a simple majority ...More..

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Tillerson meets with wife of pastor accused of terrorist affiliation

Tillerson says the two countries have to continue discussing the way forward and that the options are hard. Turkey sent hundreds of troops and heavy armor into Syria last summer to back thousands of rebels wi...More..

Thank Gadkari for aggressive MLA buying
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Thank Gadkari for aggressive MLA buying

The Congress and its senior leader in-charge of the state Digvijaya Singh could only watch helplessly as Mr Parrikar resigned at the centre and took oath as Chief Minister, winning a vote of confidence the same...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Kim Jong-nam's body returned to North Korea: China

A van believed to be carrying the body of Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korea's leader, leaves the forensics wing of a hospital in Kuala Lumpur Thursday. North Korea has maintained that the dead man...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

South Korean supporters of arrested ex-president to protest

If the warrant is granted Park will be detained and taken to a detention centre south of the capital, becoming the third former leader to be arrested over corruption in Asia's fourth-largest economy, where po...More..

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Westbrook drops 57 in Thunder's 114-106 win in OT

The center will miss the last eight games of this season and first 12 of next, but Hornacek said having Noah in practice will be beneficial. Like the 13-point outburst in the final three minutes in Monday's w...More..

Recovery operation of helicopter crash hampered by weather and terrain
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Recovery operation of helicopter crash hampered by weather and terrain

Police released a new photograph of the site prior to the crash and is appealing for anyone who saw the aircraft flying over Snowdonia between 12pm and 1pm on Wednesday to contact officers by calling 101. Model...More..

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Crowds march in Edinburgh to support EU

In bright sunshine, they waved European Union flags and banners with slogans like "So what's the plan?" and "Stop Brexit!" as they made their way to the parliament. May has said she will respond to a major dema...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Brexit EU guidelines: United Kingdom told settle divorce bill before talking trade deals

May has one of the toughest jobs of any recent British PM: holding Britain together in the face of renewed Scottish independence demands , while conducting arduous talks with 27 other European Union states o...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

China to talk new Silk Road in Australia, no deal expected yet

It is the first trip to the Oceanian country by a Chinese premier in 11 years. China's Vice Foreign Minister Zheng Zeguang told reporters on Beijing on Tuesday his government hoped Australia will continue to ...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

European Union draft guidelines soften line on future United Kingdom relationship

In the letter sent to UK government and the other 27 member states, Tusk reiterates that discussions over a long-term UK-EU trade deal could begin once "sufficient progress" has been made with settling the te...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Abbas says Trump administration "seriously considering" solution to Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Bogdanov said regional political developments, including the crisis in Syria and the Palestinian issue, were among topics discussed in the meeting. Trump rattled Arab and European leaders in February by indic...More..

South Africa's president, Jacob Zuma, ousts cabinet
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

South Africa's president, Jacob Zuma, ousts cabinet

Midnight ministerial massacre in South Africa", former U.S. Ambassador Patrick Gaspard tweeted. The Democratic Alliance, the main opposition party, said it would file an urgent legal request to block the plan...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Tillerson: US Will Uphold Russia Sanctions Until it Respects Pledges

TIllerson's remarks were met with skepticism by fellow top diplomats, including Germany's, who said meeting the goal would be "unrealistic". At the same time, Tillerson repeated demands that other alliance ...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

UK publishes White Paper to replace EU law after Brexit

The words were tough, but unsurprising: For months, since Britain voted in a June 23 referendum to leave the bloc, Brussels has insisted that the terms of a future trade agreement would not be negotiated un...More..

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Trump tackles trade abuses ahead of meeting with Chinese president

The moves come a week before Trump is set to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping , whose country Trump has argued contributes to the United States trade deficit through unfair trading practices. The study a...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

France's Le Pen says Putin embodies 'new vision' of world

In the same year, party founder Jean-Marie Le Pen's political fund Cotelec received another 2-million-euro loan from a Russian-backed fund based in Cyprus, the news website Mediapart reported . On Friday mor...More..

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Things You Need To Know As A Traveler Post-Brexit

European Union president Donald Tusk rejected British prime minister Theresa May's demand for immediate parallel negotiations in her letter triggering the Brexit process on Wednesday. "Converting EU law in...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Beleaguered Trump White House stalled on several fronts

Capping what was widely seen as yet another bruising week for the Trump White House, Mike Flynn, one of the president's top advisors during the campaign and later, until his ouster, his National Security Adviso...More..

Dershowitz: Trump is anxious for an Israel-Palestinian peace deal
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Dershowitz: Trump is anxious for an Israel-Palestinian peace deal

Trump's Middle East envoy Jason Greenblatt met Abbas ahead of Wednesday's summit, the second such meeting in two weeks. Furthermore, Abbas is supposed to travel to Washington in April and have personal meetin...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump Now Attacking Members of His Own Party - By Name

Donald Trump has turned his fire on members of his own party, declaring after the failed healthcare push that the conservative Freedom Caucus group will hurt the entire Republican agenda. "If we can get [rid...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Turkey will maintain military presence in Syria: army

The offensive was launched last summer as part of the fight against the so-called "Islamic State."The military operation known as "Euphrates Shield" is now over, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim announced on Wedn...More..

Communities on alert as floods move south
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Communities on alert as floods move south

Resident Phillip Roberts was again watching catchment overflow from the Wilsons River creep ominously up the side of his auto and through parts of his home on Saturday. On the Gold Coast, wild winds were on the...More..