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Benjamin Netanyahu's East Africa trip starts in Uganda

Details of the visit remained sketchy but Nation understands that security has been beefed up ahead of Mr Netanyahu's arrival. We have overcome over 100 years o...


Dead: Fleeing ISIS Militants Decimated by Airstrikes

At least 200 vehicles carrying Islamic State militants were destroyed in airstrikes on Wednesday alone. Air strikes conducted by the USA -led coalition and Ir...


A celebration unlike any other, it's called Eid

However, fears were also high following last week's Islamist militant attack on an upscale restaurant in Dhaka in which 20 people were killed. Here is a juxta...


Theresa May to take over as British PM on Wednesday

May (59), will succeed David Cameron, who announced he was stepping down after Britons unexpectedly voted last month to quit the EU. Britain's planned withdrawa...


Aamir, Salman are bigger stars than me: Shah Rukh Khan

Whatever Aamir has said it is out of respect. I don't remember much about it because my parents passed away when I was very little. Produced by Yash Raj Films ...


Scottish Open: Alex Noren wins by a stroke

She became the youngest woman to win a major previous year at the Evian Championship and followed that up by winning the ANA Inspiration this spring. 'Now it'...


Modi returns home after four-nation Africa tour

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday interacted with "Solar Mamas", a group of almost 30 rural women solar engineers from six African countries, who have been...


Trump Implodes And Embraces Neo-Nazis While Defending Anti-Semitic Star of David Tweet

The media's deliberate distortion. Gingrich is viewed as one of the top contenders to be Trump's running mate, and he has long defended the New Yorker in the ...


Hundreds march through Orlando for Black Lives Matter demonstration

The gathering in Orlando has been peaceful and there have been no reports of violence or arrests. The idea that people who are literally being killed in the...


Gove declines to reveal who he will back for PM

The results were announced at Westminster by Conservative MP Graham Brady, the chairman of the backbench 1922 Committee. Conservative MP Tim Loughton, Mrs Lea...


Korea vows to end diplomatic communication channel with US

However, the release of US detainees by North Korea has generally come only after visits to Pyongyang by high-profile USA leaders, including former Presidents B...


North Korea closes only communication channel with US

North Korea is threatening physical retribution against the United States in response to an anti-missile system that has been jointly deployed by South Korea a...


Trump predicts more protest violence to come this summer

Bernie Sanders, didn't respond specifically to Trump's latest attack during her speech on July 11. Trump has been test-driving his vice presidential possibili...


South China Sea exercise part of 'annual plan'

U.S. The Paracel island chain is controlled by Beijing but also claimed by Vietnam and Taiwan. The Philippines brought the arbitration case to the court, ar...


Giuliani: 'Don't tell me I don't care about black lives'

The Vice President went on to call Giuliani's statement "very broad" and to emphasize that the loosely organized Black Lives Matter movement encompasses peopl...


Turkey searches for ISIS suspects

A total of 109 out of the more than 230 people, who sustained injuries in the attack, have been discharged from hospitals in Istanbul . Ankara was the scene ...


More North Korean threat, this time over US missile system

It also criticized South Korea for allowing the system to be deployed on its territory. Earlier in the day, the North released an aggressive military statem...


Three Amigos Convene Again: The 2016 North American Leaders' Summit

The Canadian Parliament erupted in chants of " Four more years , four more years!" With Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto seated nearby and nodding his hea...


Federal Judge Rules for Anti-Trump GOP Delegate

The decision strikes down Virginia's ability to fine any delegates that don't vote with the primary's results, but it says nothing about whether the Republican...


Netanyahu Meets with Egyptian FM to Revitalize Peace Talks

Sameh Shoukry's trip was the first official visit to Israel since 2007 and reflected the strong but low-profile ties that have developed between the two countri...


GOP Leaders: Whites Unaware of Challenges Facing Black Americans

Mike Pence is a better choice for vice president than Newt Gingrich, says GOP strategist Karl Rove, because he has more of the overall package presumptive nomin...


Portugal stuns France to lift 1st cup despite Ronaldo injury

Fernando Santos' side, which has developed a flair for the dramatics, won their third match of the tournament in extra time, after playing out to a sixth draw i...


High stakes legal ruling looms in South China Sea dispute

The Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative says at least 10 mostly African countries have publicly supported Beijing in rejecting any ruling. US officials ha...


Last Cabinet for Cameron as Theresa May prepares her top team

While May supported Britain staying in the European Union, she cut a low profile during the referendum campaign and insists she will honor the popular vote, s...


Korea's Missile Likely Failed After Launch from Submarine

It will be used by U.S. Forces Korea "to protect alliance military forces", the South and the United States said on Friday. The North's actions could complica...


Trump and the Delegates

Judge Robert E. Payne said Monday the winner-take-all portion of the state law was unconstitutional and can't be enforced. But Geoff Skelley at the Universi...


Digital sensation: Pokemon Go invades the CLE

You would have no way of knowing you've granted all this access if you just downloaded the game and logged in with your Google account. Players can also vi...


Canadian Prime Minister marches in Toronto Pride parade

Police officers, with most wearing uniforms with the Pride rainbow on them, were evident on streets adjacent to the parade route. "Whether or not our demands ...


Tens of thousands pay final respects to Abdul Sattar Edhi

Known in Pakistan as the " Angel of Mercy " for his social work that also won global acclaim, Edhi had established a welfare foundation almost six decades ago t...


India set to finance construction of a specialised cancer hospital in Kenya

He said, India would provide concessional credit of 60 million dollars for power transmission project to Kenya. Underlining the need to counter radicalication...


Australian Prime Minister Turnbull Likely Winner Of Election

Mail-in and absentee votes that were being counted days after Saturday's poll are favoring the conservatives. Mr Hastie told Fairfax "what we were campaigning...


North Korea promises 'physical response' to THAAD deployment

On Monday, the North's state media said it told the U.S. it will terminate contact through a United Nations channel in NY that allowed diplomats to communicate....


Jeremiah Tilmon to Illinois: Fighting Illini Land 5-Star PF Prospect

I have a great relationship with the coaches and IL is my home. A star at prep power La Lumiere (La Porte, Ind.), Tilmon chose the Illini over the likes of Ka...


Theresa May will be new British prime minister after rival quits

Following the controversial vote in which United Kingdom citizens voted overwhelmingly to exit the European Union, multiple politicians vied for the opportunity...


Hamilton wins third straight Formula One British Grand Prix

If a driver has to drive the auto alone and unaided, should he change his own tyres? It was not a good move for the Perth driver, who was soon after delayed b...


South China Sea dispute: Are they islands, rocks or reefs?

But since Day 1, China has refused to join in the proceedings of the tribunal, arguing that the PCA has no jurisdiction to rule on the dispute with Manila. But ...


Australian Turnbull claims election win, but questions remain

Earlier in the day, Shorten announced that although vote counting continued, it became evident that the Coalition had secured enough seats in the House of Repr...


Protesters, counter protesters 'clash' in Dallas in heartwarming way

The protest was held in the wake of the fatal shooting of 37-year-old Alton Sterling by police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. In the United Kingdom police are n...


Former PM Tony Blair Could Face Contempt Vote After Iraq Report

In a response to Sir John Chilcot's findings, an emotional Tony Blair said he expresses "more sorrow, regret and apology than you may ever know" over the war ...


Pokemon Go business model doesn't rely on big spenders

As users acquire and strengthen more Pokemon, they use them to battle other players for control of Pokemon Gyms, which are scattered throughout the world. And i...


Three dead after courthouse shooting in US

Other officers then shot and killed Gordon. Michigan State Police, county officers, the St. Joseph City Department of Public Safety and the Federal Bureau of ...


Boeing, Airbus offer rosy outlooks for aircraft demand

Airbus said it had struck a deal to sell 12 of its biggest twin-engined plane, the A350-1000, to Virgin Atlantic. In the first big deal announced at the show,...


'Dallas shooter had planned a larger attack'

Though social media is often seen as a tool for the public to hold police accountable, police are showing it can also be used as a platform to spread hope and e...


Dallas PD chief defends decision to kill suspect in deadly ambush

He went on to kill five police officers at a Black Lives Matter rally after allegedly declaring he "wanted to kill white people, especially white officers". Cor...


With investigation completed, Obama still won't comment on Clinton emails

Chaffetz asked. Comey replied, "I'm not going to comment on the existence or non-existence of any other investigations". Comey appeared in front of a Hou...


Megaupload coming back? Founder Kim Dotcom plans a relaunch in 2017

Dotcom tweeted: "Did you miss Megaupload?" The original Megaupload site had 50 million users before it was closed down in 2012 by USA authorities over concern...


Israeli Right Slams Plans to Allow Arab Construction in East Jerusalem

Some 600 units will be built in the settlement of Ma'aleh Adumim, in the West Bank east of Jerusalem , and some 200 within the Israeli-drawn municipal boun...


Saudi police arrest scores of suspects following bombings

Monday's attacks targeting USA diplomats, Shi'ite worshippers and a security headquarters at a mosque in the holy city of Medina followed days of mass killing...


Players in hunt for Pokemon Go feel real-world pain

If you've noticed a sudden increase in the number of people staring at their phones while walking around the Auckland and Wellington waterfronts or Christchurch...


Civilian who survived shooting was 4th victim

Shortly after that, he was shot and killed by other officers who were in the building. Davis said that the incident has "torn our hearts apart". The other v...