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Germany tells Turkey return of death penalty would end European Union accession talks

Please Wait while comments are loading. The EU says there is "no excuse" for Turkey to abandon the rule of law after the failed coup, which led to thousands...


U.S. committed to TTIP, more important due to Brexit - Kerry

The Canadian government is focused on ratifying a trade agreement with the European Union despite Brexit, International Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland said, d...


Michael Flynn calls for Hillary Clinton to quit race, go to prison

RNC live coverage from ABC NewsPat Smith says she blames Clinton - who was secretary of state - "personally" for her son's death. Mrs Clinton said parents hav...


'We want death penalty' chant Turkish crowds as 6000 held in swoops

Gulen, in turn, has said the coup attempt may have been staged, casting it as an excuse for Erdogan to forge ahead with his purge of the cleric's supporters...


Eid-ul-Fitr celebrated in Delhi

Hilal (Moon) committees of various sects, after no confirmation of the sighting came on Tuesday, announced that Wednesday would be the 30th day of fasting in Ra...


Turkish purges spread to police forces in the wake of quashed coup

For the third straight night, thousands of Turks have flooded into the streets of Ankara and Istanbul in Turkey, to show their support for President Tayyip Er...


Indians' Gomes could miss 2 months with separated shoulder

The good news for Gomes is that surgery does not look necessary at this time, but he will miss a good portion of the Indians push for the playoffs. "It's an [AC...


Turkey removes 8000 police officers across the country

In the latest violence, an unidentified assailant burst into the office of the deputy mayor of a district in Istanbul and shot him in the head. Turkish Prim...


Baghdad bombing death toll passes 200

A multi-level building was damaged, and several cars were destroyed by the powerful blast. The Iraqi government has come under criticism from citizens after t...


New Zealand Seeks Increased Trade With Indonesia as Key Visits

Mr Key is in Indonesia to talk business, trade and terrorism and has had his first meeting with President Joko Widodo. The thorny issues of human rights and W...


PM Malcolm Turnbull has unveiled his new cabinet

Hunt, previously Environment Minister in both the Turnbull and Abbott governments, was described as an "outstanding" cabinet member, and the PM said it would be...


Beijing to hold South China Sea war games after ruling

An area off the east coast of China's island province of Hainan will host military exercises from today until Thursday, the maritime administration said on it...


9/11 report shows no proof of Saudi role, says US

The declassified documents establish that they did, in fact, have such evidence. Another Saudi national in California, Omar al-Bayoumi, was an alleged Saudi i...


Erdogan says depends on will of Turkish people to reinstate death penalty

Annual leave was suspended for more than 3 million civil servants, while close to 3,000 judges and prosecutors have been suspended. "We have a mutual agreemen...


Death penalty would prevent Turkish EU membership: German Foreign Minister

Merkel's comments were echoed by Foreign Minster Frank-Walter Steinmeier, who told reporters in Brussels that Germany expected Turkey to deal with those re...


Clinton tries to grab OH spotlight with NAACP speech

She spoke before the NAACP's national convention in Cincinnati Monday. Delegates will hear from Benghazi attack survivors Mark Geist and John Tiegen, along ...


This is how Trump made his first RNC appearance

And yet Republican women at this week's Republican National Convention are standing by their nominee, mostly because they say his policies and leadership wo...


Decision made in good faith: Blair

Our country was dragged into a conflict that took the lives of British troops and led to even more deaths among Iraqis, and made us and millions of others less ...


Baton Rouge Shooter, Ex-Marine, Had No Known Ties To Radical Groups

The recording is about 17-minutes long. Baton Rouge , Louisiana is in mourning again. Another officer was being treated for non-life-threatening injuries, ho...


Curfew continues for 10th day in Kashmir

The expressed their views that unless Kashmir is settled as per aspirations of the people of Jammu and Kashmir a state of non-peace would continue. In New D...


Tour de France: Chris Froome hopes team-mates can lead him to title

Norway's Kristoff (Katusha) celebrated after crossing the line, but it was Slovak Sagan (Tinkoff) who actually finished first after throwing his bike in timely ...


Son of SHC CJ, Awais Shah reunites with family in Karachi

Owais Shah and said that the professional and operational excellence of our security forces has made it possible for which they deserve huge appreciation", a st...


Anti-doping officials call for Olympics to consider banning Russian Federation entirely

McLaren stressed on Monday that "no recommendations" were tied to his report, saying his team had only been charged with investigating the allegations - which...


Australian Election 2016: Markets ill at ease over pending election results

The government and the opposition Labour Party are now each short of the 76 seats needed to govern, and with the vote count ongoing, there is the prospect o...


Ban all Russian Olympic competitors from Rio, doping agency says

The findings out of an independent investigation that confirmed Russian Federation cheated at the Olympics has left Canadian leaders in the anti-doping field "r...


City of Portland's response to Black Lives Matter protest

I understand the point they're trying to make. "It's not about black and white or any other color it's about all lives matter and everybody respecting that", ...


Ankara questions USA ties amid request for cleric's return

At least 260 people died in the chaos. It was not clear if the incident was linked to the coup but television reports said that the attacker was a soldier, wi...


Federal Bureau of Investigation director testifies on Clinton emails to criticism from Republicans

Comey said FBI investigators did not examine whether Clinton had lied to Congress about her use of emails because the agency did not get a "referral" from the l...


UC Berkeley student confirmed dead in Nice terror attack

More than 80 people were killed and more than 200 were injured, about a fourth of them critically, before police killed the driver. Mustapha Khokhar, a friend...


Attacker's uncle: he was radicalized in 2 weeks

The prosecutor said Bouhlel had told people close to him that he had been growing his beard for religious reasons and that he could not understand why Islamic S...


Boris Johnson shrugs off Europe's shock at top diplomatic job

Boris Johnson's first speech as British Foreign Secretary has been meet with boos at a Bastille Day Celebration in the French Embassy in London this morning. ...


Trump on Pence's Iraq war vote: 'I don't care'

This was the first time we were able to get a closer look at the teams dynamic and see what kind of Vice President Pence would be. The original logo was o...


Owen Smith cancels Labour leadership launch in wake of Nice attack

Hilary Benn, the former Shadow Foreign Secretary and supporter of Ms Eagle, suggested the bulk of Labour MPs would not rally behind Mr Corbyn even if he is re...


Nice attacker's link to Islamic State puzzles investigators

Though the Islamic State terrorist group claimed credit for the attack, investigators said they had not yet found evidence that Bouhlel pledged allegiance to an...


Israel demolishes home of Palestinian linked to attack

More than half a million Israelis live in over 230 illegal settlements built since the 1967 Israeli occupation of the Palestinian territories of the West Bank a...


Pres. Putin decides to suspend officials involved in doping scandal

In its report, the World Anti-Doping Agency alleges that Russia's FSB developed a way to extract contaminated urine from a laboratory under worldwide observatio...


Kashmir Violence: Two killed as India blames Pakistan for Kashmir trouble

J&K government spokesperson and Education Minister Nayeem Akhtar told Indian Express on Sunday that banning newspapers was a "reluctant decision". Curfew re...


Three police officers shot dead in Baton Rouge, Lousiana

Three other officers were wounded Sunday, one critically. Two other officers were injured. This happened one day after the last slain Dallas police officer, P...


Vos Not Yet Ready To Support Trump As Republican Nominee

When the Colorado, Iowa and parts of the Texas delegation looked likely to revolt over rules at the Republican National Convention Monday , Ohio Republicans we...


European Union and U.S. alarmed at Turkey's response to failed coup

Akin Ozturk, who has been described as the ringleader of the foiled uprising. Meanwhile, w arplanes are continuing to patrol Turkey's skies, in a sign that au...


Delegates look to make voices heard for GOP convention

They pushed hard to hold a state-by-state roll call on whether to change the party's rules in ways that would take power from GOP leaders. While it was unlikely...


Pema Khandu set to be new Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister

Governor Tathagata Roy administered the oath of office and secrecy to both Khandu, who became the youngest Chief Minister of the state, and Mein in a brief cere...


Convention rules hastily approved amid outcry

The convention comes amid a wrenching period of violence and unrest, both in the United States and around the world. "I want to watch", Mr Trump said on Fox ...


Middle-class Venezuelans liquidate savings to stockpile food

Some had traveled in chartered buses from cities 10 hours away. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, according to Tachira state Gov. Jose Vielma Mora, author...


Turkey will consider reinstating death penalty after failed coup

Those made the coup attempt were apparently inspired by the U.S. based preacher Fethullah Gulen whose followers are well entrenched in different departments of ...


Trump campaign chief: Kasich 'embarrassing' Ohio

More than 50,000 people are expected to attend the political event, among them delegates, journalists, celebrities, protesters, governors, senators and vendors ...


Labour leadership election: NEC bars new union members from voting

Corbyn - who was accused of being half-hearted in his attempts to persuade Labour voters to vote to remain in the European Union - has suffered a wave of sha...


The Bell Curve (of Hillary Clinton's Polls)

Clinton aides say their efforts are created to draw a stark contrast between the message that will be coming out of Cleveland and their candidate's agenda. "I ...


New PM May to hand out more cabinet jobs

May on Thursday finalised the details of the cabinet. Some said Johnson might surprise his many critics. Ayrault also predicted that Johnson has an uphill s...


Convention Votes Down Last Ditch NeverTrump Proposal

George Ortiz, a delegate from Tolleson, Ariz., said the rules, drafted by the Rules Committee, should not be changed. Some GOP activists, such as conservative a...