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Netanyahu to meet Putin, says Iran seeks permanent foothold in Syria

I hope we will be able to reach certain understandings in order to reduce possible friction between our forces and theirs, as we have successfully done up until...


Ukraine accuses Russian Federation of supporting terrorism in Hague case

The start of hearings at the International Court of Justice on the indication of provisional measures within the case of Ukraine v. Global investigators have ...


Brother-in-law admits beating to death French family of four

They said there had been signs of attempts to clean it up. Both were taken into custody on Sunday after being detained in the city of Brest, around 180 miles ...


Korea launches projectile towards East Sea

North Korea fired four ballistic missiles into the sea near Japan early Monday morning, an apparent retaliation against last week's joint U.S. Hours after N...


Man arrested over murder of allotment secretary in London

One said: "She was always looking after her plants and when I was growing tomatoes she would give me tips". A post-mortem examination took place on Wednesday ...


Francois Fillon says staying in French presidential race

The far-right candidate Marine Le Pen is also embroiled in a row over claims of misusing European Union funds but polls continue to show that she could make it ...


Turkey acuses Germany of using Nazi tactics

He said the German actions to stop the meetings were "no different to those of the Nazi period". While Germany has banned some of the pro-Erdogan rallies in i...


15000 children flee Iraq's Mosul

Many civilians were able to use the cover of battle to flee the Isis-controlled areas towards Iraqi special forces. The International Organization of Migrants...


Leaders talk to ease Turkey-Germany dispute over ban on rallies

A similar rally by Turkey's Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci was also taken off the books in Cologne after city officials said they were misinformed about the go...


Rivlin: US was, must always remain a safe place for Jews

In the United States now we have had a rash of anti-Semitism, over 100 acts of anti-Semitism, and I am sad to say also in my state, the state of NY. "To the p...


Coin flip gives Eagles 14th overall draft pick on April 27

The Minnesota Vikings have won a coin flip to determine their position in the upcoming NFL Draft. "It's a great result", said Howie Roseman. The Vikings w...


Neo JMB's top leader Abul Kashem arrested in Dhaka

According to the RAB chief, Sarwar Jahan along with slain JMB leader Tamim Ahmed Chowdhury reorganised Neo-JMB, and Sarwar was made the leader of the organisati...


UK Foreign Secretary Johnson to Come to Moscow for High-Level Talks

It would be the first visit to Russian Federation by a Britain foreign secretary in more than five years. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is to visit Russia f...


Supporters gather for 'March 4 Trump' rally in Raleigh

Saturday's demonstrations - which were meant to be small, according to the Main Street Patriots - come just one week after Trump tweeted something of a call...


McDonald's Will Soon Offer Delivery

Yet the presentation demonstrated that McDonald's executives want to leverage its biggest strength - its massive size - to get those customers back, and serve...


Fillon hit by campaign defections

Now polls suggest Mr Macron, who has formed a movement called En Marche!, will contest the decisive second round of the election on May 7 with his likely oppo...


Indus Water Treaty: Indian officials to attend meeting in Lahore

Even though officials from both countries are claiming the meeting to only be a "technical" development with India insisting that the commissioner's work can no...


Geneva talks 'outlined the way forward' for Syrian settlement - Russian envoy

Mr de Mistura dedicated more than a week to talks with all three groups and the Syrian government in a bid to get them to commit to negotiations for a political...


Stored US crude climbs for eighth straight week

While Saudi Arabia's February crude shipments fell again, indicating OPEC's top producer is cutting deeper than it pledged, US stockpiles expanded by 1.5 MMbbl ...


Turkey to strike Syrian Kurd militia unless it leaves Manbij

Now Syrian forces, with the help of Russian airpower, are battling IS in nearby villages. Russian and Syrian regime troops entering Manbij might be beneficial...


Theresa May Warns Independence Would "Wrench Scotland Out Of Its Biggest Market"

Scotland voted by 55 percent to 45 percent against independence in 2014 and that division roughly stayed the same through the end of past year. She used her spe...


USA general: Russia, Syria bombed US-backed fighters in Syria

Russian and Syrian regime pilots bombed Syrian villages that "they thought were held by ISIS" - but were in fact occupied by US-backed coalition forces, a USA g...


Indian athlete Tanveer Hussain held on sex abuse charges in the US

Their initial visa applications were denied around the same time President Donald Trump issued an order barring travel into the USA from seven countries, even t...


LeEco denies India exit rumors, to soon launch new smartphones and TVs

LeEco television and smartphone business continues in India and has gained significant market recognition. The layoffs were initially reported by India's Eco...


Merkel offers Egypt help in stemming migration to Europe

German Chancellor Angela Merkel starts a two-day trip to Egypt and Tunisia on Thursday, part of her push to limit migrant flows to Europe through North Africa, ...


Betsy DeVos receives backlash following comments regarding HBCUs

Betsy DeVos, who was confirmed 50-51 in the Senate as Trump's Secretary of Education, recently completed her eventful first week in office. #HBCUs weren't "mo...


White House aides told to preserve materials in Russian Federation probe

Former Obama aides told The Times that none of these efforts were directed by the former president. Reports were also kept at a relatively low level of classi...


Australia avoids technical recession, Q4 GDP beats expectations, rebounds 1.1 pct q/q

Australia's economy has rebounded, recording 1.1% growth in the December 2016 quarter. Commenting on the rise Scott Morrison, Australia's Treasurer noted: "Our ...


RSS distances itself from member's announcement of award for Pinarayi Vijayan's killer

Such traitors have no right to live in this country, such traitors have no right to murder democracy. A video tweeted by news agency ANI shows RSS Mahanagar...


Tender apology for twisting Rahul's remarks, Congress tells Modi

The Congress got more jolts as Parliamentary Secretary V Valte, lone tribal woman MLA Nemcha Kipgen and some other prominent lawmakers, who had been ministers f...


U.S. airstrikes in Yemen target al-Qaida, kill at least 4 militants

The first strike targeted the home of a known Al-Qaeda member in the Yashbum Valley in Shabwa province, a provincial security official told AFP . A USA officia...


EU Parliament Seeks To Reinstate Visas For American Travelers

U.S. citizens should be refused visa-free access to the EU in response to American visa rules affecting citizens from five EU countries, the European Parliament...


Judge okays release of Florida nightclub shooter's widow from jail

Noor Salman, 30, was arrested in California in January and was charged with helping Mateen plan the attack and concoct a cover story for him. In a statement ...


Snap soars on NYSE debut at $24 per share

The stock price places the company's market value at around $24 billion. With this public offering, lots of lucky Snappers became millionaires and multi-million...


Russia, Syria bombed US-backed fighters in Syria

Gen. Stephen Townsend, commander of Operation Inherent Resolve, told reporters via video from Baghdad today that "all the forces that are acting in Syria have c...


ECO leaders urge for regional economic cooperation, connectivity

During the meeting the two leaders exchanged view on bilateral relations as well as regional and worldwide issued of mutual interest. The adviser said initiat...


Irish abuse victim lashes out at Vatican bureaucracy as she quits panel

A prominent survivor of clerical sex abuse has resigned from a special Vatican commission that was created by Pope Francis to tackle the problem, saying the chu...


Syria conflict: All parties committed war crimes in Aleppo

Hundreds of people were killed and hospitals destroyed, amounting to the war crime of indiscriminate attacks. The Syrian air force and its Russian ally "condu...


Pancakes flipped throughout region on Shrove Tuesday

Will you be frying these unicorn-inspired pancakes this Shrove Tuesday? This history can be seen in the day's various names: "Carnival" literally means "farew...


Ash Wednesday And Lent 2017: 5 Fast Facts To Know About

The ashes are the just the start of this faith journey. "Today was an opportunity to really get that brought to my mind more by having those ashes placed on m...


U.S. to Award Contracts for Building Mexico Border Wall

During his first joint session of Congress address to lawmakers on Capitol Hill Tuesday night, President Donald Trump again called for the funding and building ...


Malaysia says aware of North Korean firms linked to arms trade

Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Khalid Abu Bakar cited International Global System and International Golden Services Sdn Bhd, which were named in a Reuters re...


Nigel Farage calls for UKIP MP's head

Mr Carswell reportedly said Mr Farage should receive an award for "services to headline writers", instead of the esteemed honour. The comments, at a Fishing f...


Ross set for Senate vote; easy confirmation expected

Wilbur Ross , left, is sworn in to be commerce secretary by Vice-President Mike Pence as Ross's wife Hilary Geary Ross holds a bible on Tuesday. Breaking wi...


Don't Underestimate North Korea's Nuclear Arsenal

And any conflict with North Korea would increase the US military presence and activities in the region, which, again, is not in China's strategic interests. For...


Iraqi forces push deeper into western Mosul as civilians flee

Losing Mosul would likely deal a hammer blow to the militants' dream of statehood, but they still control swathes of territory in Syria and patches of northern ...


Syrian opposition says to meet Russians at Geneva talks

Geneva - The fourth round of intra-Syrian talks in Geneva "have not yet risen to the level of negotiations", despite continuous efforts deployed by UN Specia...


Salvadorans mourn the violent death of Gustavito the hippo

Zoo keepers did not realize that the animal had been injured until Thursday, however, when he started acting strangely, refusing to eat and spending most of his...


BMW may develop electric Mini in Germany in place of Britain

But the uncertainty over whether the electric Mini would be built at all was among several issues threatening to derail the revival of the UK's vehicle industry...


Chiefs, Eric Berry finalizing six-year, $78 million contract

Berry was handed the franchise tag past year and played magnificently in 2016, racking up 77 tackles, four interceptions and two touchdowns. Chiefs CEO Clar...