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Social media star Qandeel Baloch 'strangled in honour killing'

Baloch was famous in socially conservative Pakistan for provocative selfies and posts on social media in which she talked about her sexuality. Police spokeswo...


Foreign Affairs secretary participates in ASEM Summit in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

After that gathering, the ASEM members sought to hold another session later, but the move floundered amid a spat among ASEM members over Myanmar's human rights ...


New Clinton ads depict Trump as lightweight

Colleagues at the morning meeting directed intense questioning at Sanders, a Vermont Independent senator, about why he has not yet endorsed Clinton and given up...


Nigel Farage endorses Andrea Leadsom to be next Prime Minister

Britain's first female prime minister was Margaret Thatcher, a Conservative who governed from 1979 to 1990. David Cameron stood down in the aftermath of the ...


Islamic State claims Nice truck attack

Bouhlel, a 31-year-old delivery man in the southern French city, was identified Friday as the driver who killed at least 84 people when he drove a truck into cr...


Blair: 'I understand why Iraq victims' families can never forgive me'

Former Iraqi leader and Dictator Saddam Hussein was nearly immediately toppled, yet the aftermath saw tens of thousands of innocent civilians and hundreds of ...


Turkey coup attempt: Crowds confront soldiers on Bosphorus Bridge

Forces loyal to Erdogan sought to crush the last remnants of the coup on Saturday as he launched a purge of the armed forces to tighten his grip on power. In th...


British Prime Minister Announces Key Members Of New Cabinet

But Johnson said Ayrault had since sent him a "charming letter just a couple of hours ago saying how much he looked forward to working together". In a Thursda...


Texas Father, Son Killed in Nice Terrorist Attack

A GoFundMe page was set by the Copeland's prior baseball league to benefit the family, and had collected more than $52,000 as of Saturday morning. Texas Gov...


Boris Johnson sets out post-Brexit foreign policy vision

Schulz said the cabinet, like the one run by May's predecessor David Cameron, is based on solving internal splits in the ruling centre-right Conservative Party ...


Foreign Office warning as Turkey attempted coup leaves at least 161 dead

The national airline, Swiss, says it has cancelled its two regular flights to Istanbul on Saturday, but it will continue to operate flights to the popular holid...


Trump campaign considers Gingrich, Christie for VP

Many are seeing him as the top pick for Trump , who is also a tough character and who has already campaigned with the governor. He's less familiar with Penc...


Outrage as Boris Johnson steps onto world stage

Boris Johnson has become clear favourite to take over from Prime Minister Theresa May following his appointment to Foreign Secretary . While the exact negoti...


Email investigation has hurt Clinton's image

Hillary Clinton! the event page reads . On major issues in the race, voters are divided over which candidate they trust more, reflecting the deep divisions...


Trump introduces Gov Pence as 'my partner in this campaign'

You will soon know all about the many ways that Pence and Trump have disagreed on policy in the past over the Muslim ban, NAFTA, funding for Planned Parenthood....


Brother kills Pakistani model-cum-actor

Its a sad news for all her fans that she is no more and her looks and voice will be a memory of her. In a high-profile stunt, she promised to strip should Pak...


Egypt's Foreign Minister Calls for Renewal of Palestine-Israel Peace Talks

Sisi's commitment to achieving peace in the Middle East. Sisi promised warmer bilateral ties if progress was made on restarting peace talks that would establish...


United States to Send 560 More Troops to Iraq

Most of the engineers, logistics personnel, security and communications forces will concentrate on building up Qayara air base, about 40 kilometers south of Mos...


Police look to keep peace at Black Lives Matter protests in Tennessee

That's all I wanted to say. The catchphrase is an adversarial response to the Black Lives Matter movement - and it is all too common in Canada. Their efforts,...


South China Sea Ruling: China Surrendered Historic Right A Long Time Ago

Speaking in Beijing on July 13 on the occasion of his visit to China to attend the 18 th EU-China Summit, Tusk said the EU has full confidence in the PCA and it...


Eric Garner's daughter says she was 'railroaded' by ABC

Amongst those that weren't happy with the ABC special, Erica Garner , the daughter of Eric Garner, voiced her concerns loud and clear. Harris took video of G...


We Now Know What The Democratic Convention Will Look Like

Moreover, the final section, presently called 'Where Do We Go From Here?' will outline a program of progressive activism for the coming years, a cause he is pas...


At least 300 killed in latest South Sudan violence

Embassies and aid organisations in South Sudan were moving to evacuate staff from Juba amid the tenuous ceasefire. According to media sources , Ethiopia wh...


Egyptian Foreign Minister Visits Israel, Lobbies for Peace

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has agreed to attend a summit in Cairo with the participation of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and Egy...


McCain supports president's revised strategy in Afghanistan

He said the Taliban remains a "threat" in the country and that Afghan government security forces are still not as strong as they need to be. "The Taliban rema...


Hillary Clinton's Campaign Releases a New Video Called 'Indecisive Donald

Speakers at the event will include Trump and Pence, as well as Ted Cruz and a number of figures from the world of sports and entertainment, including UFC Presid...


Discord over South China Sea clouds Asia-Europe summit

China called on Japan not to get involved in the South China Sea disputes in a regional summit on Friday, where Beijing is also attempting to get support for it...


Murray 'unlikely' to play for Britain against Serbia

The Serb's 30-match Grand Slam winning streak was ended by Sam Querrey at Wimbledon , but he still leads world No. 2 Murray by almost 5,000 points in the ATP...


Leave trio given key roles in May cabinet

Cameron had earlier given his final speech as prime minister outside Number 10, saying the job had been "the greatest honour" of his life and that the United Ki...


Cameron quits as PM, paves way for May

The former energy secretary in Cameron's cabinet won acclaim for her punchy defence of the European Union in television debates during the referendum debate. ...


Larry the cat to stay at 10 Downing Street

The opposition have not even decided what the rules are yet. European Union leaders have said they expect May to move quickly, and French President Francois H...


Turkey removes more than 2700 judges following coup attempt

More than 1,400 people were injured, he added. Although the military faction behind the coup attempt - the fifth since 1960 - announced late Friday that a ...


Turkey's PM: Constitution Council to consider death penalty after coup attempt

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim has called all legislators for an emergency meeting today. He made a televised address, via his mobile phone, urging peop...


Pence campaign logo is raising eyebrows

And, as NPR's Jessica Taylor noted, 57-year-old Pence will "give Trump a younger, conservative favorite to help heal the rift within the Republican Party and ea...


Boris: UK Relationship With EU Will 'Intensify'

BoJo travels to Brussels on Sunday for his first face-to-face confrontation with 27 EU Foreign Ministers - the first of a series of blockbuster meetings due to ...


The Turkish Government Says It's Back in Charge After the Coup Attempt

Gunfire and explosions were reported in both cities amid clashes between the government, the military faction and the public. Turkey's North Atlantic Treaty...


Terror mows down Nice people

The perpetrator was acting in response to the group's call for attacks on citizens of countries taking part in an worldwide coalition fighting IS in its Iraqi a...


MI delegates excited, wary about convention, Pence

On this week's episode of " Powerhouse Politics ", ABC News Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl and Political Director Rick Klein spoke with one "Neve...


Sonia Gandhi inaugurates statue of Shankarrao Chavan in Nanded

She said the Modi government had "shredded into pieces democracy and constitutional propriety first in Uttarakhand and now in Arunachal Pradesh where the Suprem...


Napoli, Carrasco shine as Indians topple Twins

Twins starter Ervin Santana (3-8) was coming off a shutout in his last start. Asked about Ramirez's hairdo before Friday's game at Target Field - it's half ...


Santana Can't Escape 6th As Twins Fall To Indians 5-2

Carlos Carrasco (6-3, 2.49 ERA) threw 6 2/3 innings, allowed two runs on four hits and struck out three. After Dozier tied the score at 2-2 with a 406-foot h...


Game of Thrones is king of the Emmy nominations list

Last year, the network earned 126 nominations overall, but increased competition - especially from FX's "The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story " a...


Friday's roundup: Gordon could sub for Earnhardt

If Earnhardt isn't cleared to race in time for the upcoming Brickyard 400 in Indianapolis, Gordon - a five-time victor of the race - is expected to take over ...


S. Korea premier pelted with eggs, bottles over missile site

The South Korean Defense Ministry decision this week to deploy THAAD in the southeastern county of Seongju has sparked public fear that THAAD could endanger the...


Turkish prime minister says attempted coup underway, calls for calm

The Hurriyet newspaper, quoting investigators, said some privates had thought they were on military maneuvers, not a coup attempt. "This uprising is a gift ...


UK's May removes another Cameron supporter as minister

After six years as interior minister under David Cameron, May took office on Wednesday signalling her intention to start with a clean slate - before ruthlessly ...


Secretary Yasay to represent President Duterte in first global meeting

Presidents and vice presidents from 11 countries, prime ministers from 23 countries including Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, 16 foreign ministers as w...


Have made arrangements to evacuate Indians from South Sudan: Sushma Swaraj

The violence, which erupted in the capital Juba four days ago, risks a return to civil war in the world's newest nation. In a rare move, Ban called for an i...


U.S. to send more troops to Iraq ahead of Mosul offensive

Carter compared its strategic importance to that of a base near Makhmour, a hub for Iraqi forces on the opposite side of the Tigris river that is also used by U...


U.S. to Send 560 More Troops to Iraq

The 560 newly deployed US troops will join the more than 4,000 already in Iraq. Carter landed in Baghdad on an unannounced visit and says U.S. advisers are pr...