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Aircraft land at South China Sea airports

Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen slams United Nations ruling. "Japan strongly expects that the parties' compliance with this award will eventually lead to the ...


Theresa May new UK prime minister

Vince Cable, an opposition Liberal Democrat politician who was the minister for business in a coalition government led by the Conservatives from 2010 to 2015, p...


Zimbabwe anti-riot police, water cannons arrive at pastor's court appearance

The magistrate dismissed the charges saying that the state, in changing the charges, arrested Pastor Mawarire unconstitutionally and as such he had no case to a...


Auschwitz museum says no to Pokemon Go

On the other hand, a Reuters reporter who had visited the museum on Tuesday said that although many smartphone users were using their devices for capturing phot...


Attorney general defends decision on email inquiry

The panels chairman, Rep. Bob Goodlatte , R-Va., strenuously criticized Lynch over her decision, charging that it “does not seem to be a responsible way to u...


Senator Jeff Sessions Meets with Donald Trump

Trump, who attended a rally Tuesday in Westfield with the Republican governor, was scheduled to fly home to NY immediately after but was forced to stay overnigh...


Kashmir clashes leave 30 dead

A march in Muzaffarabad, the capital of Pakistan-administered Kashmir , in protest at the killing of militant leader Burhan Wani . Curfew remained in force ...


Japan Gov't Protests on US Serviceman Drunk Driving Arrest in Okinawa

The arrest is the latest in a string of incidents involving USA servicemen in Okinawa. That arrest came just two months after a Navy sailor was charged with r...


Sanders endorses Clinton to be the next president

The 74-year-old democratic socialist said,"I intend to do everything I can to make certain she will be the next president of the United States". " Hillary Cli...


Pentagon chief seeks better use of U.S. forces in Afghanistan

U.S. forces have already visited Qayara to check on its condition, and advisors can offer specialized engineering support in Mosul, where Islamic State has blow...


Black Lives Matter: Here's what it is, what it stands for

However, what may have helped the petition truly gain speed was an attack on police officers in Dallas, Texas the following evening. Two civilians also were w...


Low risk in all but 4 countries of Olympics-related Zika

Team GB will have a strong sculling squad in Rio with London 2012 bronze medallist Alan Campbell, 33, racing in the single scull, while Jonathan Walton, 25, and...


S.Sudan's vice president leaves Juba, not seeking war: spokesman

South Sudan's capital is witnessing heavy fighting due to clashes between former rebels and government soldiers in several parts of the city. Another 130 tro...


IS confirms key commander Omar Shishani dead

Al-Shishani, better known as Omar the Chechen, reportedly " died in combat " near the Iraqi city of Shirqat, 100km from the ISIS stronghold of Mosul . Shishani...


Do Manchester United fans even want Paul Pogba to join their club?

Since joining Juventus, he has won four Serie A titles and has established himself as one of the best midfielders in Europe. His form has seen him attract inter...


China Talking Tough Over South China Sea

Beijing called the Philippines' claims of sovereignty in the South China Sea "baseless" and an "act of bad faith". China reacted furiously to Tuesday's de...


Elon Musk: Tesla won't disable self-drive despite accidents

The Montana crash is the latest Tesla accident allegedly involving autopilot . In May, Joshua Brown was killed when his Model S , operating on autopilot, sl...


Bush Awkwardly Dances During Memorial Servies For Slain Dallas Officers

President Barack Obama on Tuesday urged Americans to unite while acknowledging deep divisions in American society amid national unrest following the killings of...


Australian Lawmaker Says Conservatives Won Election, But Vote Count Continues

Australia has had five prime ministers in the past six years. Mail-in and absentee votes that are still being counted days after Saturday's vote are favoring th...


Israel finds pieces of EgyptAir plane wreck on its coast

The device had been found broken into pieces but salvage experts managed to retrieve the recorder's memory unit, Egypt's civil aviation ministry had said. It ha...


Obama deploys 47 United States troops to South Sudan amid heavy fighting

Mr Machar and his troops have also left Juba "to avoid further confrontation". "There are bodies in the streets, shops have been looted, markets closed, peopl...


APS attack mastermind Umar Masnour killed

The mastermind behind the December 2014 massacre at Peshawar's Army Public School, responsible for the death of 144 students and staff members, has been killed ...


Fans Asked To Stop Chasing Pokemons In US Holocaust Museum

New York magazine reported that playing the game at other sites - such as Ground Zero in New York City, near a North Carolina statue of a Confederate general a...


Kashmir tense, one more succumbs to injuries, death toll 32

At hospitals in Srinagar , scores of local volunteers, wearing jackets with incandescent signs identifying them as "Razakaar" in Urdu and "Volunteer" in Englis...


Curfew continues in most parts of Valley for 5th day

Police in Indian-administered Kashmir say at least 30 people have been killed in clashes between protesters and security forces following the shooting of a we...


Australia 2016 Election: Prime Minister Turnbull Prevails after Tight Race

Mr Turnbull will also have to keep the conservatives in his own party happy. The coalition is now expected to secure 74 seats, and potentially two more, accor...


Clinton may have the popular vote, but Trump's leading in swing states

The state house in the IL capital of Springfield was the site where President Abraham Lincoln delivered an anti-slavery speech during his campaign for the U.S. ...


Trump calls for Justice Ginsburg's resignation, saying she's mentally unfit

Ginsburg recently demonstrated her position firmly within the court's progressive wing by voting to strike down a Texas law that put restrictions on abortion cl...


Ceasefire holds for second day in South Sudan capital

Clashes erupted in South Sudan on July 7 between forces loyal to President Salva Kiir and supporters of Vice President Riek Machar and continued sporadicall...


Congress sends Obama compromise drug-abuse bill

Both chambers' spending bills for fiscal year 2017 propose increasing the funding provided for opioid abuse, but Democrats say emergency funding should be pro...


Trump, Clinton both deeply unpopular in Wisconsin

Trump was leading 42-39 percent in Florida , compared to a 47-39 Clinton advantage in a June 21 poll. The poll was conducted through landlines and cell phon...


Angry China warns against 'cradle of war' in sea

A Taiwanese warship set sail for the South China Sea on Wednesday "to defend Taiwan's maritime territory", a day after an worldwide tribunal ruled China has n...


Sanders' endorsement to Clinton proves system is Rigged: Stephen Miller

Johnson then turned his attention to the former first lady. "Thank you for your lifetime of fighting injustice", the ex-secretary of state told Sanders, while...


Indian SC deals blow to Modi's ambitions

A Governor can not embroil himself in any "political thicket" or take an "individual call" when an elected government enjoys majority in the House, Supreme Cour...


Labour executive to decide on leadership contest rules

When asked if they were happy or unhappy with the Labour leader, 48 per cent of Labour supporters said they were unhappy compared to 45 per cent who reporte...


Solar Impulse airplane took off from Seville to Cairo

A plane powered exclusively by the sun landed in Cairo in the early hours of Wednesday, successfully completing the 16th leg of its round-the-world journey. Amr...


Philip Hammond appointed chancellor as George Osborne exits

By contrast Osborne was prime minister David Cameron's closest ally and chief strategist until Cameron stepped down earlier on Wednesday. Meanwhile Liam Fox, ...


Airbus secures further aircraft orders

On Tuesday, AirAsia lifted airplane maker Airbus' order books by signing a US$12.6bil (RM49.9bil) deal to buy 100 A321neo aircraft. At 11.01am, AirAsia Bhd ...


Cameron's last words as Prime Minister

In her first remarks as prime minister, May commended her predecessor, whom she described as a modern leader. She said she wanted to create "a country that wo...


Cameron is out, May comes in

Theresa May became Britain's new prime minister on Wednesday, and in her first speech as Prime Minister, made promises to carve out a bold new future in the wor...


Mercedes F1 team drops appeal on Nico Rosberg penalty

With five laps to go Rosberg's vehicle was terminal and stuck in seventh gear, but instructions over the pit radio allowed him to fix the problem and continue...


School Board Takes Transgender Bathroom Case To High Court

Transgender rights have become an increasing divisive issue in the United States, and the use of public bathrooms has been a key part of the controversy. "Based...


Germany, Turkey airbase row flares after 'genocide' vote

Asked whether the issues had been resolved, she said: "The differences don't just disappear through such a discussion". "The goal is crystal clear: it must be...


Wahab Riaz promises Pakistan will back 'younger brother' Amir

And having been in the United Kingdom since May to play for Essex in England's domestic Twenty20 competition, the hostile quick will look to impart some of hi...


In Springfield, Hillary Clinton urges country to fix divisions

Brown, assistant director of the Quinnipiac University Poll. Like other polls across the country, the Journal/NBC News/Marist poll said Clinton and Trump ar...


Republican Platform Shaping Up to Look a Lot Like Trump Stump

Of course there's the official business to do like nominate the party's candidate for president and vice president, to set the party's platform and to adopt rul...


Kerry heading to Moscow for 4th visit in a year

The talks in Moscow are scheduled fewer than three weeks before an August ultimatum for diplomatic progress. Russia's Foreign Ministry said that Russia-US rel...


Just In: It's official! Theresa May is the new UK Prime Minister

Theresa May is Britain's prime minister after accepting invitation from queen to form government. Born and raised in Eastbourne in Sussex, tonight she is call...


USA sends troops to South Sudan to protect Americans

However, Kenyan Foreign Minister Amina Mohammed has told the BBC that Kenyan nationals would not be evacuated, as the ceasefire in South Sudan was holding. Go...


Auto bombing in Baghdad Shiite district kills 11 people

US officials said a team of American troops went into Qayara for a quick site assessment Sunday and left. Iraqi government forces deployed in most of Baghdad...