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Modi's Trip to South Africa Could Kickstart NSG Talks

He will also interact with the Indian community briefly. South Africa remains undecided as to whether to support India's bid, but has expressed concerns abo...


Modi arrives in South Africa

He said India and Mozambique are strengthening their partnership in many areas, such as food security and public health system. About his visit to Kenya tow...


Sanders scores platform victory, calls for $15 minimum wage

Rep. Joyce Beatty, D-Ohio, told Sanders that she felt "like a hostage" given his multiple demands for the party's platform that will be considered at the co...


US's John Kerry To Discuss Separatist Conflict, Reforms, With Ukraine

Mortar and grenade attacks were reported in towns across the region, the Ukraine-Interfax news agency said Thursday. "There is a full understanding between ...


Showdown as Wallasey MP Angela Eagle's local Labour branch back Corbyn

On its website, Wallasey Branch Labour Party said: "Last night at our branch meeting Wallasey Branch Labour Party passed, with an overwhelming majority, a motio...


Canada Post accepts 30-day truce for more talks

In the 1970s and 1980s, because of Canada Post's then near-monopoly on mail delivery, the country held its breath every time the post office and its labour un...


Government workers strike in Zimbabwe over unpaid wages

On Twitter , activists have been using the hashtag #ShutDownZimbabwe2016 to mobilise support. On Monday, police arrested 113 public transport drivers and the...


Trump, Clinton cancel campaigns after shooting

The deadly attack on Dallas police has sidelined some campaign events Friday by Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Reacting to Stewart's initial post, Trump...


"We will always decide for the greater interest of the Philippines" - Duterte

The Chinese foreign ministry insisted that Beijing would work with other Asian countries to "safeguard the peace and stability of the South China Sea". China,...


Obama: America is not as divided as some suggest

Earlier this week, Obama announced that overall he would keep 8,400 US troops in Afghanistan, rather than cut their numbers to 5,500 as he once planned. But bec...


Australian government likely to win election

Labor leader Bill Shorten said on Friday the coalition is likely to "scrape over the line". "The important thing now is that we have the best possible governm...


Indian troops kill top rebel in Kashmir

The death toll, according to the doctors and police officials, is likely to increase, for the number of people with bullet injuries is pretty high. Those wh...


Houston Reacts To Dallas Shootings Of Police Officers

Dramatic video of the shooting emerged from witnesses, who posted the footage online. The Rev. Jeff Hood, an organizer of Thursday night's protest, said he ...


Local African American leaders call for change, plan Monday rally

In Minnesota on Wednesday, Diamond Reynold live-streamed to Facebook a video in the immediate aftermath of the fatal shooting of her boyfriend, Philando C...


SDLP tight-lipped over whether Corbyn should stay Labour leader

Former shadow business secretary Chuka Umunna has said that he would "never say never" to leading the Labour party, while urging the party unite . Corbyn's a...


PBS gets blasted online for using stock footage of fireworks

PBS representatives didn't immediately return NBC News' calls for comment Monday night. Some shots showed a misty, almost un-viewable fireworks display near ...


Donald Trump's Cincinnati Rally: The Pictures You Need to See

John McCain, who was captured and spent 5 ½ years in a Vietnamese prison. Trump can wage the air war, while Cruz, with his grass-roots troops and organization, ...


Britain's Pro-Brexit Voice Nigel Farage Quits As Far-right Party Head

Throughout his political career, Farage has often attracted controversy. Ukip needs to put its in-fighting behind it, the party's deputy leader has warned. Th...


Donald Trump is trying to have it both ways on police brutality

Mr. Trump deplored the attacks as "horrific", but the often bombastic speaker offered a measured statement that also noted the "senseless, tragic" recent deat...


Tottenham Hotspur Emerge as Shock Favourites to Land Liverpool Target Mario Gotze

The 24-year-old burnt a lot of bridges in moving to Bayern and is unlikely to be welcomed back at Dortmund, where the fans have previously demonstrated their an...


Bahamas warns on visiting U.S. after deaths

The United States has previously issued travel advisories of their own for Americans traveling to The Bahamas, but it is rare for advisories to be posted agai...


Comey: Hillary Shared Classified Info with People Who Didn't Have Required Clearance

Yet today, in testimony before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, FBI Director James Comey testified that emails sent or received by Clinton...


Cristiano Ronaldo: 'I'm Not Just a Goalscorer, I'm a Fighter'

Portugal have not lost one of their 13 competitive matches since Santos was appointed in September 2014, although the Wales game was the first time they have...


Abadi fires head of Baghdad security

The loss of life over the last week increases pressure on Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, who has been trying to quell months of street protests calling for ref...


6 killed in Maoists-police crossfire, Odisha orders probe

Two women, a 13-year-old boy, and two men were killed in the incident. "Five civilians got killed in an exchange of fire", said Inspector General of Police (S...


Zakir's speeches 'highly objectionable, says Govt

Venkaiah Naidu had also said that the Home Ministry will analyze and act appropriately on Naik's "objectionable" speeches. "The Home Ministry will analyse eve...


Terrorist Threat In Bangladesh Is Real

More than 250,000 people gathered to pray at the sprawling Sholakia field in Kishoreganj, a district about 60 miles north of the capital Dhaka, when the attack ...


Bangladesh militants exchange fire with police at Eid prayers

At the Dhaka Café attack last Friday, almost 20 people including 18 foreigners were dead in the attack. It was not known immediately who launched the attack. "T...


Despite UN rebuke Iran says it will continue missile program

In addition, the report identified more than 1,000 associates of Iranian-backed terror groups living in Germany, including some 950 Hezbollah members and supp...


Olympic High? High-schoolers move on in 200 meters at trials

Martinez's heat-winning time of 4 minutes, 11.05 seconds is the fourth fastest among the 12 finals qualifiers. Norman and Lyles advanced to Saturday's final in ...


Protesters gather outside Baton Rouge police headquarters

According to the store owner, the officers shot Sterling four to six times shortly after he was tackled. Sterling, 37, was shot and killed out. Police said th...


UK Labour MPs' Loyalty to Blair Divides Party After Chilcot Report

British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn will face a leadership contest unless he considers his position, Angela Eagle , one of his MPs, said on Monday. Her...


Britain may deport European Union nationals

The sector had taken in capital from overseas and had become "stretched", the bank said. Meanwhile, shadow chancellor John McDonnell claimed George Osborne's ...


Pope Francis Meets with Parents of Deceased UW-Madison Student in Italy

The Vatican said Francis had met the parents of Beau Solomon privately and expressed his deepest sympathy and "closeness in praying to God for the young man who...


Rauner loses bid for shortcut on AFSCME contract talks

At issue is Rauner's contention that the two sides have reached "impasse" in contract talks, a technical stage in negotiations that could force the 38,000-membe...


Dallas investigators dig for details in Micah Johnson probe

He added: "The deaths of Alton Sterling in Louisiana and Philando Castille in Minnesota also make clear how much more work we have to do to make every America...


Amarnath yatra suspended following tension after Burhan Wani's encounter

Indian Armed Forces killed Hizbul Mujahideen Commander Burhan Muzaffar Wani in a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir. New Delhi :A day after alleging that slain Hi...


Palestinians injured in clashes at Jerusalem's al-Aqsa

Violence since October has killed around 210 Palestinians, at least 32 Israelis, two Americans, an Eritrean and a Sudanese. The Department of International Re...


Trump beats expectations, raises $51 million with GOP in June

The group includes some of the Republican Party's biggest fundraisers, including Florida real-estate magnate Mel Sembler and Michigan's Ron Weiser, a former top...


Philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi, 'Pakistan's Mother Teresa', buried after state funeral

They prayed may his soul rest in eternal peace."Edhi will never die and live in the hearts of Pakistanis forever", said Ms Khayal in her statement. "The Edhi ...


Pope Francis again trims scope of Vatican economy czar

The announcement was made by the Vatican at noon today, July 7. Cupich becomes the third American on the Congregation for Bishops, joining Cardinal Donald W. ...


Bangladesh Gunbattle During Eid Prayers Leaves at Least Four Dead

A woman was also killed. A day before the event, police said they had put strict security measures in place, including uniformed and plain clothes officers as...


Iraq PM announces recapture of key base from IS militants

Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar Al-Abadi announced on Saturday liberation of the Qayyarah air base in Nineveh, calling on the people of the governorate to get ready...


Narendra Modi meets President of South Africa Jacob Zuma

He started Thursday in Mozambique, followed by South Africa, Tanzania and Kenya. PM Modi who is now on his visit to Africa signed a one of its kind agreement ...


India's Modi to mark Gandhi's historic South African ride

But, India's economic advance is not for the benefit of our society alone. He said, "The sufferings of early generations of Indians under the apartheid and colo...


S Korea claims North carried out failed missile test

News of the deployment came after the U.S. on Wednesday placed "Supreme Leader" Kim on its sanctions blacklist for the first time, calling him directly responsi...


Dallas Police Shooting Suspect Identified As 25-Year-Old US Army Veteran

On Thursday night, a suspect allegedly killed five police officers and injured several more at a protest against police brutality in the downtown area of the ci...


Corbyn Challenges U.K. Labour Lawmakers in Bid to End Revolt

Mr Watson is expected to give a presentation to Monday evening's Parliamentary Labour Party (PLP) meeting on his attempts to avoid a contest. Local councillor...


Obama Calls Dallas Ambush a 'Vicious, Calculated, Despicable Attack on Law Enforcement'

Rep. Roger Williams, R-Austin, asserted that "the spread of misinformation and constant instigation by prominent leaders, including our president, have contribu...


Heavy gunfire outside South Sudan president's compound

With fighting described as particularly intense around the worldwide airport, it is anyone's guess now if airlines from the region, especially from Nairobi and ...