Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Registers to Run for President

It also makes Ahmadinejad the most high-profile Iranian politician to defy the wishes of the supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who has the final say in all state matters. Ahmadinejad's return to Iran's presidency could see the West, particula... More..

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Germany probes possible claims of responsibility for Dortmund bus attack

To accommodate for travelling supporters, Dortmund fans offered beds for the evening via the hashtag #bedforawayfans . UEFA said in a statement there had been no specific intelligence regarding any threat to...More..

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US, Mexico, Canada join to launch 2026 World Cup bid

Soccer President Sunil Gulati said regarding Trump's opinion on teaming up with Mexico . No other country has even shown that they are close to launching a bid, with general interest from Uruguay the furthest ...More..

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US, Canada And Mexico Declare Combined Bid To Host The World Cup

US Soccer Federation chief Sunil Gulati, who announced the bid in NY with his Canadian and Mexican counterparts, insisted they had the full backing of President Donald Trump, despite the US leader's rocky r...More..

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Supporters stage rally for arrested former president Park Geun-hye

It's unclear how Park's arrest may affect voter sentiment before an election to replace her on May 9. Choi Soon-Sil, Park's secret confidante at the heart of the scandal, is already on trial for forcing top l...More..

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Mattis says Assad likely regrets chemical attack

In an accompanying four-page memo, the USA accused Russian Federation of a disinformation campaign and aiding Syria in covering up the gruesome attack, which killed more than 80 people. U.S. President Donald Tr...More..

Kim V Trump: President talks up military, calls China
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Kim V Trump: President talks up military, calls China

On Wednesday, North Korean officials told foreign journalists in Pyongyang invited to mark the national holiday that their schedule had been canceled, and to instead meet early on Thursday to prepare for a "b...More..

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Trump says NATO not obsolete, reversing campaign stance

A senior White House official said that among the issues the two leaders will discuss is Russia's attempts to thwart the expansion of NATO, specifically by intervening in the elections that took place past ye...More..

Xi Jinping calls Donald Trump for 'peaceful' North Korea solution
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Xi Jinping calls Donald Trump for 'peaceful' North Korea solution

Around 200 foreign journalists are in Pyongyang for North Korea's biggest national day called "Day of the Sun". Mr Xi took the opportunity to call for a peaceful resolution amid fears that the USA could tak...More..

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Carter Page now a 'no comment' on FBI investigations

That includes the possibility that US citizens - and particularly Trump advisers and associates - might have cooperated in Russian attempts to influence the election in Trump's favor . A former Donald Trump ad...More..

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Russia accuses U.S. of unlawful attack on Syria as Tillerson visits

After the UN vote, UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said Russian Federation was "on the wrong side of the argument", while French President Francois Hollande said it "bears a heavy responsibility" for cont...More..

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Trump officials say no new United States focus on ousting Syria's Assad

Haley said she thought a regime change would occur because " all of the parties are going to see that Assad is not the leader that needs to be taking place for Syria". "We have information that a similar prov...More..

I ruined Trump's 'unbelievably successful couple of weeks' - Sean Spicer
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

I ruined Trump's 'unbelievably successful couple of weeks' - Sean Spicer

The Nazis are infamous for using gas chambers to exterminate Jews and others in the Holocaust. "There is not in the - he brought them into the holocaust centers, I understand that", said Spicer. But I'm sayin...More..

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Trump inclined to rule out deeper U.S. intervention in Syria

In an ominous start to their meeting, Lavrov said it was important for Moscow to understand the "real intentions" of the Trump administration. Moscow's hostility to Trump administration figures is a sha...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Lawmakers: Trump Needs To Work With Congress On Strategy In Syria

He said: "The US missile attack on a Syrian government air base risks escalating the war in Syria still further". He says Trump's missile strike was meant as a "very strong signal to Assad and his spons...More..

As Tillerson visits Moscow, Trump calls Assad an 'animal'
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As Tillerson visits Moscow, Trump calls Assad an 'animal'

Although some USA officials have strongly hinted they suspect Russian Federation, which has a presence at Shayrat, may have known something about the planned attack, none have conclusively linked Moscow to the ...More..

Trump seems to rule out deeper United States intervention in Syria
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Trump seems to rule out deeper United States intervention in Syria

The Russian, Syrian and Iranian top diplomats held the previous trilateral meeting on October 28, 2016. It was stark evidence that the president is moving ever further from his campaign promises to establish be...More..

Trump, Xi agree to 'peaceful' resolution of NoKo nuclear threat
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Trump, Xi agree to 'peaceful' resolution of NoKo nuclear threat

Trump himself said of the missile strike Thursday night, reading from a prepared statement , that it was in the "vital national security interest of the United States to prevent and deter the spread and use ...More..

Dolph Lundgren lands villainous role in 'Aquaman'
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Dolph Lundgren lands villainous role in 'Aquaman'

Lundgren will portray King Nereus, ruler of the underwater kingdom of Xebel, who harbors a grudge against Aquaman and has designs on his love interest, Mera. Pictures' Aquaman for director James Wan . Ne...More..

Steve Bannon's ouster would be a blow to conservatives
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Steve Bannon's ouster would be a blow to conservatives

Trump is now trying so hard to reassert dominance in his own administration that he's acting like Bannon's official title isn't chief strategist. There's been something of a Cold War inside the White House. H...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Trump Adviser Page: 'I Wasn't a Foreign Agent'

The Washington Post reported that federal investigators obtained a rare warrant from the top secret Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court to monitor Page's communications - the first concrete confirmation ...More..

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Iran's Ahmadinejad registers to run for president

One stunned official told the AP that the move amounts to nothing less than "an organized mutiny against Iran's ruling system". Mehr news agency quoted Mr Ahmadinejad as saying that he registered as a c...More..

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Mobile internet and train services suspended in Kashmir

Eight people were killed when the security forces opened fire during the Lok Sabha by-election on Sunday in the Srinagar-Budgam constituency. Two of the civilian deaths occurred in the Charare-e-Sharif area...More..

BJP leading in Delhi by-poll, AAP distant third
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

BJP leading in Delhi by-poll, AAP distant third

The counting of votes for 10 assembly constituencies in eight states of Delhi , Karnataka , West Bengal , Rajasthan , Himachal Pradesh , Jharkhand , Assam and Madhya Pradesh is in progress on Thursday...More..

Pakistan Defence Minister rules out immediate execution of Kulbhushan Jadhav
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Pakistan Defence Minister rules out immediate execution of Kulbhushan Jadhav

India has acknowledged Jadhav as a retired Indian Navy officer, but denied that he was in any way connected to the government. India alleges that Mr Jadhav was kidnapped in Iran, where he ran a small business...More..

UP farm loan waiver right step, but not enough: Rahul Gandhi
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

UP farm loan waiver right step, but not enough: Rahul Gandhi

In all, Rs. 30,729 crore are being waived, said Singh, and the waiver applies to loan amounts of Rs. 1 lakh. Fadnavis' statement came after ally Shiv Sena demanded a UP-like scheme for the benefit of farmers....More..

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Trump reverses position, says NATO is 'no longer obsolete'

And it's a decision that the USA government apparently think benefits the United States, too. That was just a stupid bumper sticker slogan Trump ran on to appease Russian Federation and make himself out to be s...More..

Fast and Furious scandal: Suspected triggerman in border agent's murder arrested
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Fast and Furious scandal: Suspected triggerman in border agent's murder arrested

In his plea agreement, Osorio-Arellanes agreed the shot that killed Terry was sacked by a member of his group, although he did not claim to have personally fired the shot or blame someone else specifically for ...More..

Army 'Kills Abu Sayyaf Commander' Blamed For Beheadings
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Army 'Kills Abu Sayyaf Commander' Blamed For Beheadings

Authorities in Cebu, an island of almost five million people, warned their citizens about potential kidnapping raids following the Bohol attack. Abu Sayyaf is still holding at least 29 people in the jungles o...More..

Defense in Kim Jong Nam murder case fear 'trial by ambush'
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Defense in Kim Jong Nam murder case fear 'trial by ambush'

The two women looked calm and reserved as they were brought handcuffed into the courtroom separately via a staircase from below the courtroom into the dock. But they say they were duped into thinking they were ...More..

Xi urges peaceful resolution of North Korea tensions in Trump call
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Xi urges peaceful resolution of North Korea tensions in Trump call

The phone conversation between the Chinese and USA leaders came at a time of heightened tension on the Korean Peninsula as the South Korean military believes that Pyongyang may be preparing for a sixth nuclear ...More..

John Horgan promises no tolls and better jobs at NDP campaign kickoff
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

John Horgan promises no tolls and better jobs at NDP campaign kickoff

Renewable-energy advocates say these payments offer incentives for homeowners to place solar panels on rooftops and explore opportunities to produce geothermal energy from their property. But no matter what Hor...More..

Government to announce more free schools in Kent
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Government to announce more free schools in Kent

The Education Secretary is going to urge all grammar schools to change their policies and admit more children from disadvantaged families - describing greater diversity as vital. And this is at a time when exis...More..

Cyclone pulls a 'Sharknado' and brings a massive bull shark to land
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Cyclone pulls a 'Sharknado' and brings a massive bull shark to land

Queensland Fire & Emergency were among those to tweet out the discovery, saying, "Think it's safe to go back in the water?" Emergency services authorities warned residents to stay out of the floodwaters becau...More..

Louis sues NFL, teams over Rams relocation to LA
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Louis sues NFL, teams over Rams relocation to LA

Louis is not a viable National Football League market. Remember when the Los Angeles Rams (then St. Louis ) got all of those picks in the Robert Griffin III draft day deal with the Washington Redskins? "W...More..