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Feb 26 2017

Homs attacks aim to spoil Syria peace talks: United Nations envoy

He called them "act of political terrorism". "The UN should prioritize the struggle against terrorism", Jaafari said. Syria's opposing sides met face-to-face for the ...

Feb 26 2017

Bihar SSC chairman arrested in test paper leak case

Talking to the media on Friday, Patna Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Manu Maharaj said that the arrest was made after a thorough probe by a Special Investigative...

Feb 25 2017

Syria: ISIL vehicle bomb on Turkey-backed rebels 'kills dozens'

Last week, the Turkish military hit 18 Islamic State targets in al-Bab, Reuters reported . "We are announcing Al Bab completely liberated, and we are now clearing mi...

Feb 23 2017

Police release audio of possible suspect in Delphi double homicide

Bursten said a man can be heard saying " down the hill " on the recording, which was played several times for reporters during an update on the double murder investigatio...

Feb 23 2017

Blair defends Guantanamo release for 'Isis bomber'

BBC news identified one of the bombers as Ronald Fiddler aka al-Britani ("the Briton"), who was captured in Afghanistan by USA troops and shipped to Guantanamo in 2002...

Feb 23 2017

Muslim activists raise over $30000 to restore desecrated Jewish cemetery

Louis at least a hundred headstones were destroyed over the weekend. However, Lt. Fredrick Lemons said Monday that police are keeping all options of investigation ope...

Feb 23 2017

Donald Trump's state visit is "entirely appropriate" says foreign office minister

Arguments for and against were largely drawn along party lines, but those speaking in favor of a state visit were keen to point out that the invitation was extended to th...

Feb 23 2017

China Message to Trump With North Korea Coal Ban: Let's Deal

It is estimated to have enough plutonium for as many as 21 nuclear weapons. This is a central strategic goal for North Korea, making it unlikely that the types of press...

Feb 22 2017

Militants Launch Two Rockets Into Israel From Egypt's Sinai Peninsula

It comes a day after an Isis affiliate claimed that several of its members had been killed by an Israeli drone. The Islamic State (ISIS) affiliate in the Sinai is suspe...

Feb 22 2017

Donald Trump administration drafting plan to speed-up immigrant deportations

The memos are said to have already been approved by Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly and will be reviewed by the White House before the President signs any ne...

Feb 21 2017

Iraq Launches Offensive to Re-Take Western Mosul From ISIS: Prime Minister

We know that it has been hard for people to leave Mosul. "Stay at home, raising the white flags as the forces approach". Announcing the start of the campaign at the wee...

Feb 19 2017

Child dies following vehicle bomb attack in Turkey

The office added that the body of a neighborhood guard was later found in the debris following the blast that occurred at 8.45 p.m. local time (1745GMT). "The housing com...

Feb 19 2017

Tony Blair is simply spelling out the truth about Brexit

There was also dismay among some in Labour circles that Mr Blair, who remains an unpopular figure among many voters over the Iraq War, had chosen to re-enter the politica...

Feb 18 2017

Trump flips out on Jewish reporter for asking about anti-semitism

Peter Beinart, the liberal columnist who often writes on Jewish and Israel affairs, said the president took a general question from Thursday's reporter - Jake Turx...

Feb 18 2017

California rain: Flash flooding possible in SoCal as officials watch Oroville dam

Friday's rainfall is being generated by the second of back-to-back weather systems, although the first, which showed up late Thursday afternoon, amounted to very little, ...

Feb 17 2017

Syrian opposition to boycott Astana over Russian 'breaches'

But some of Syria's rebels say they won't begin negotiating a political settlement with the government until measures are taken to bolster a flagging cease-fire and addre...

Feb 15 2017

Kim Jong Un's half-brother dies in Malaysian airport, police say

The men deliberated on a response in a dining room at Trump's Mar-a-Lago club, in full view of other diners. Lee was assassinated on South Korean soil in 1997. Why was K...

Feb 14 2017

At least nine dead, multiple injured in Lahore blast

An explosion near the provincial assembly present in Pakistan's Lahore injured several people, according to the local media. A group called Jamaat-ul-Ahrar said it ca...

Feb 14 2017

Lukashenko sends greetings to Germany president-elect Frank-Walter Steinmeier

Before the vote, Steinmeier said he would, if elected, work to counter a heightened sense of insecurity in today's society. "I have faith in him to lead our country in ...

Feb 14 2017

Samsung chief in second grilling over corruption claims

A special counsel is investigating the country's biggest political corruption scandal involving South Korea's president. Lee was questioned with several other company ...