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European leaders confident of EU-China Strategic Partnership

It came as Chinese President Xi Jinping met European Council President, Donald Tusk, and European Commission President, Jean Claude Juncker, today. Beijing sa...


Chinese newspapers condemn Hague Tribunal ruling on South China Sea

The central bank on Wednesday downplayed any negative impact of the United Nations (UN) ruling in the West Philippine Sea dispute to financial markets in the co...


Clinton: 'Party of Lincoln' becoming 'Party of Trump'

As per RealClearPolitics.Com which tracks all major polls , Clinton holds a 4.3 percentage point lead over Trump in an average of all major polls. Forty-eigh...


World of Warcraft Patch Gives Toxic Players the Silent Treatment

One of these new tools is the "Silence Penalty" which will be given to any player who has received multiple flags for Spam for Abusive Chat. If found guilty, pl...


Trump Meets With Pence, Gingrich In Indiana

That's according to a person familiar with Trump's thinking, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the person was not authorized to discuss the vetting pr...


Calgary Police Release More Details On Amber Alert

Police say Taliyah was wearing red or pink boots with white polka dots and was carrying a reddish-coloured suitcase. The footage shows Baillie speaking with a...


EU Acknowledges Hague Court Ruling in South China Sea Row - Tusk

Moreover China considers the dispute in the South China Sea as continuation of confrontation with the U.S., who has close ties with Manila and in 2012, was gr...


Theresa May becomes new UK PM

Amber Rudd is the new home secretary, David Davis has been given the new role of Brexit secretary and Liam Fox becomes global trade secretary. Boris Johnson, ...


Neil Kinnock: I Wish Corbyn Would Stand Down

Shadow cabinet loyalist Emily Thornberry hit out at the "irresponsible" MPs plotting to oust Mr Corbyn and insisted the party was electable with him at its head...


Rupee Jumps 19 Paise Against Dollar, Equities Help

The partially convertible currency is now trading at 67.46, stronger by 6 paise from its previous close of 67.52 on Thursday. The Indian rupee strengthened on...


Rescue operation underway in flood-hit Chitral

Local sources said that two girls also recovered in injured condition as Pak Army Chitral Scouts, police and local volunteers are busy in the rescue operation...


Turkey detains 22 in connection with airport attack

A further 239 people were wounded. A senior Turkish official on Thursday identified the nationalit. Other fatalities included nationals from Saudi Arabia, Ira...


Pokemon Go: Craze sweeps nation, poised to surpass Twitter

Kay Collins, 22, a health care worker in San Francisco, told The New York Times she played Pokemon Go for half a day on Sunday. But already the game has pos...


New Poll Puts Trump Ahead of Clinton in PA

Republican candidate Donald Trump leads Clinton by a margin of 42 percent to 39 percent in Florida , erasing the Democrat's eight-point lead in June, accordi...


Islamic State car bomb attack kills seven north of Baghdad

Government forces said on Saturday they had recovered the air base, about 60 km (40 miles) from the northern city, with air support from the US -led military co...


Trump and family meet with VP finalists

Republican Donald Trump huddled with Indiana Gov. Mike Pence at the governor's mansion in Indiana on Wednesday morning amid swirling speculation about Trump's v...


Swing State Polls Deliver More Bad News for Hillary Rodham Clinton

However, voters think Trump is more trustworthy-50 to 37 percent, up from 43 to 40 percent a few weeks ago. A political operative with ties to Hillary Clinto...


Obama pays tribute to slain Dallas officers at memorial

President Barack Obama on Tuesday emotionally and unequivocally hailed the bravery of America's police forces at a memorial for five officers gunned down in Da...


Bizmen upbeat on The Hague court ruling favoring PH

Taiwan will make every effort to assert its rights over the South China Sea islands and their surrounding waters, based on the principle of maintaining region...


Does This Fox News Bombshell Confirm Gingrich Will Be Trump's VP Pick?

Rachel Maddow shows how Republican politicians leave their jobs with Fox News before they run for office and how some are wondering if the departure of New...


Trump Suing Former Campaign Consultant for $10 Million

The Post's Page Six filed an item in late May about Trump press secretary Hope Hicks and former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski engaging in a screaming...


Israel carried out drone strikes against terror groups in Sinai

He had also said that unlike the common view up until now, suggesting a peace deal with the Palestinians would advance normalisation with Arab states, the order...


Cameron is out, May comes in: Drama in British politics

May said: "As we leave the European Union, we will forge a bold, new, positive role for ourselves in the world". May began appointing her new Cabinet within a...


South Sudan death toll probably higher than 272

In five days of fighting in Juba , President Salva Kiir's forces ousted those loyal to First Vice President Riek Machar, the former rebel leader in the country...


Namal Rajapaksa arrested and remanded until 18 July

He was remanded till the July 18. In April previous year, authorities arrested Mahinda Rajapaksa's younger brother Basil, who was a government minister under ...


Trump leads Clinton in Florida; too close to call in Ohio, Pennsylvania

In a sharp reversal from three weeks ago, presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump has regained the advantage over Hillary Clinton in Florida and Pennsy...


United States sanctions Kim Jong Un for first time for human rights abuses

In an unprecedented statement from the U.S. Treasury Department, Kim Jong Un was named a human-rights offender - the same day Pyongyang's state media report...


Oil prices edge down as IEA warns on global oversupply

In its monthly oil market report , Opec trimmed its forecast for world growth in 2016 to 3% from 3.1% and said the global economy would also be "impacted by the...


Clinton set to meet with Senate Democrats

Sanders, a feisty self-described democratic socialist, nevertheless has long resisted conceding defeat to his rival, although he has said he would vote for Clin...


Sensex loses early vigour, but still up 75 points

Benchmark Sensex lost its early momentum as it swung back into the negative zone, hurt by profit-booking mainly in realty, banks and financial stocks. Telecom, ...


What's next in the South China Sea disputes

Six countries - Brunei, China, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam - fully or partially claim the islands in the South China Sea and their surroundi...


Dallas attack: What Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump said

And refuted assertion by FBI Director James Comey that she was "extremely careless" with classified information. Lanhee Chen, who advised 2012 Republican no...


German MPs say troops must return if Turkey refuses Incirlik visit

Lawmakers have often visited deployed soldiers, mainly in Afghanistan. Ursula von der Leyen, a close ally of Chancellor Angela Merkel , said Germany and F...


Theresa May to appoint Brexit minister after taking reins from David Cameron

Energy Minister Andrea Leadsom, May's only remaining rival, pulled out of the PM race after courting controversy over comments she made about motherhood and lea...


Nicky Morgan backs Theresa May as the new Prime Minister

Mr Cameron's most pressing concerns have been to find somewhere to move his young family to - their west London townhouse is rented out, although the tenants ha...


May God save Abuja preacher's killers - Adeboye

According to him, he will be very slow to assume that the killing was an extension of an agenda to Islamise the nation, arguing that one has to use his common s...


South Sudanese emerge from makeshift shelters after heavy fighting

There has been no estimate so far of civilian or military casualties from the heavy clashes Sunday and Monday but Adama Dieng, the United Nations' Special Advis...


John Prescott dramatic u-turn over Iraq war

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair told then-US President George W Bush " I will be with you, whatever " before sending 45,000 British troops into battl...


Benghazi panel OKs report, Clinton probe may continue

The 800-page report by the GOP-led Benghazi Committee found no wrongdoing by the former secretary of state, but the two-year inquiry had revealed that she used ...


New Quinnipiac poll: Trump leading Clinton in Pa.

Many in the Republican Party still have reservations about supporting its presumptive nominee, Donald Trump, but with the announcement by Sanders, the Democrat...


Bernie Backs Hillary For President!

The newly formed partnership between Clinton and Sanders to upend the incendiary candidacy of Donald Trump is another sign that in politics, nothing is foreve...


Dallas chief: "We're asking cops to do too much"

The gunman who killed five police officers in Dallas was plotting larger attacks, Dallas Police Chief David Brown said Sunday. The Army veteran who served i...


Black Lives Matter group marches through Tampa

Giuliani also repeated to Fox an assertion that he first made Sunday on CBS' "Face the Nation", that the term " black lives matter " is racist. Black Lives M...


Indiana Gov. Mike Pence Meeting with Donald Trump's Family

While Pence might be the most strategic choice for Trump to solidify GOP unity, the business mogul has said that he is not sure about the governor's "fighting s...


Radio Recording Suggests Disturbing Reason Philando Castile Was Pulled Over

The videos of their shootings and their aftermath, particularly the one shot in real time by Castile's girlfriend, were unnerving, horrifying. Reynolds desc...


Support Rule of Law in West PH Sea Arbitration

The Philippines is willing to share natural resources with China in contested West Philippine Sea (South China Sea) areas even if it wins a legal challenge next...


At least 10 killed in Italy train collision

At least 20 people have been killed. "We went around all the hospitals, all day", said Giuseppe Colaleone, the brother-in-law of a passenger. Rescue workers...


Coats says Trump hasn't made up his mind on VP

Jeff SessionsJeff SessionsFinal frenzy in Trump VP search Possible Trump VP: US forgot "how to win wars" The Hill's 12:30 Report MORE (R-Ala.), an early Trump...


Cameron an ambitious leader defined by EU referendum defeat

An "emotional" British Prime Minister David Cameron today chaired his last cabinet meeting before handing over the baton to Theresa May who will assume charge...


First Look To Pennywise in Stephen King's Film

Now that production is finally - finally - underway on Andy Muschietti's rendition of It, Entertainment Weekly has cast light on Warner's demonic adaptati...