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Pakistan allows United Nations rights team to visit Pakistan-controlled Kashmir

India has been "constructively engaging" with the UN's Office of the High Commission for Human Rights (OHCHR) to project the correct picture in violence-hit Jam...


30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding attack in Turkey

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim condemned the bombing, which he said turned "a wedding party into a place of mourning". Turkish Islamic State affiliates ...


Trans Woman Brutally Murdered in Turkey

About 200 protestors held banners reading "We will not diminish [the value] of one more person". Kader tried to call attention to transgender murders in Turkey....


A-level results: Churchill Academy celebrates 'outstanding' results

Sammy Wright, head of the Ryhope Road sixth form said it was a hugely anxious wait, but the hard work has paid off. Would they get their places at university,...


Morgan Geyser, 14, accused of Slender Man stabbing pleads insanity

The Associated Press had not named either of them before Friday because their attorneys sought to move them back to juvenile court. A state appeals court, how...


Houthi shelling kills seven in Saudi Arabia

The coalition of Arab states intervened in the country after Houthi rebels seized the capital Sanaa and ejected the former government of President Abdrabbuh M...


Turkey calls for US to 'speed up' cleric's extradition

Meanwhile, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim told foreign media representatives in Istanbul on Saturday that Turkey wants the USA to speed up procedure...


Corbyn on defending a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally

There should be no place for this in our party. His campaign last summer was a breath of fresh air and offered hope to many. It is undoubtedly a good thing that...


Powell Wrote Clinton of His Own Use of Private Email Server

He also clarified that he used his personal email account only for unclassified messages. For instance, Powell didn't have a server at his house or rely on outs...


Manafort tied to undisclosed foreign lobbying

In 2008, according to court records, senior Trump aide Paul Manafort's firm was involved with a Ukrainian oligarch named Dmytro Firtash in a plan to redevel...


Trump proposes 'ideological test' for immigrants

Trump's most specific anti-Islamic State proposals centered on keeping those seeking to carry out attacks in the West from entering the United States. Reid also...


Philpott pays back $3700 for car service

Philpott's office admitted the minister was aware of that connection when she used the service. $145.09: Spent by Democratic Reform Minister Maryam Monsef fo...


Clinton Team Hits Report Of Trump Aide's Ties To Russia

The only plank of the GOP party platform that the Trump campaign had directly influenced was an amendment calling for the arming of Ukraine against Russian Fe...


Air strike hits MSF hospital in Hajjah, Yemen

This is the fourth attack against an MSF-supported facility in Yemen in the previous year. On Saturday, an airstrike on a school killed at least 10 children...


Obama unlikely to halt vacation to visit flooded Louisiana

The president and his family are taking their annual vacation on Martha's Vineyard - and the top elected Democrat spent about an hour speaking to 60 Democrats, ...


Rio 2016: Five biggest events to watch at the Olympics on Wednesday

The good news is, despite a slow start, they actually saw an expectant public start to prefer the women's team. But Murer, the silver medalist at the world cham...


Neville urges Joe to take Hart amid 'Bravo' call

Guardiola refused to be drawn on the matter after the game at Bucharest's Arena Nationala and defender Pablo Zabaleta would not offer much comment as he stopped...


Weary GOP hopeful Trump staff shake-up triggers new momentum

The conflict between the need to appease the Republican establishment, both the party and the electorate, and the desire to win through aggressive and outsider ...


Duterte slams United Nations for 'interfering' in Philippine drug war

He did not elaborate on that claim. The problem is so vast that reports of drug raids, arrests, and surrenders are coming from all over the country. This rema...


U.S. says $400M payment to Iran was contingent on release of prisoners

Both events occurred January 17. The Iranian didn't actually get the money until all three hostages were on their way out of Tehran on January 17th aboard a S...


Turkish prosecutors seek 2 life sentences for Gulen

About a possible reinstatement of the death penalty in Turkey for those involved in the defeated coup, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reiterated his stance ...


Third French town bans 'burkini' swimwear after tense clash

It's hard to distinguish from the kind of traditional wetsuit commonly worn by scuba divers and surfers. The first ban on the burkini has been attributed ...


North Korean envoy in UK defects with wife to 'third country'

Jeong refused to go into details over the defectors' motives or the route they took, citing diplomatic concerns. "They are now under government protection a...


Labour leadership debate: Owen Smith suggests IS talks

The poll, which included more than 300 Labour backing respondents, found May had a net satisfaction of 16%, while the Labour supporters gave Corbyn a -7% net sa...


Police issue warrant for IOC exec for scalping Rio tickets

Rio's police arrested Patrick Hickey in an early-morning bust at an upscale hotel on Wednesday morning. The OCI revealed he had stood down temporarily fro...


French train hits fallen tree, more than a dozen hurt

The spokeswoman, who spoke on condition of anonymity to comply with regional rules, said the seriously injured person was evacuated by helicopter. The emergen...


Trump tries to walk back Obama-ISIS comments: 'Sarcasm'

President Obama, Trump said repeatedly, "is the founder of ISIS". While conservative talk radio and the rhetoric that form engages in is a major factors ...


Sedition charge on NGO: Allegations are without substance, says Amnesty

Police officers said they had asked for a video of the event from the organizers, and are looking into the sedition case against JNU student activist Kanhai...


Trump calls for 'extreme vetting' of immigration applicants

The speech comes as Trump has struggled to stay on message. Reading large chunks of his speech off of a teleprompter, and sticking mostly to his script, Trump w...


Tourist boat, speedboat collision in Greece leaves 3 dead

The crash happened off the Saronic Gulf island of Aegina when the speedboat apparently rammed the boat carrying as many as 25 people who were on vacation, ...


Thai junta accused of exploiting bombings for political ends

Several people are being held at army facilities, but none has been charged, military government spokesman Colonel Winthai Suvaree told Reuters . Although th...


Donald Trump's plan to combat ISIS involves 'ideology tests'

Conservative talk show host Hugh Hewitt gave Trump the opportunity to ease his way out of this nonsense by suggesting that Trump was referring to a notion t...


Group starts Poland 'Nazi gold train' dig

The Ksiaz castle under which the "Nazi gold train" is supposedly hidden. "If it's there, we'll find it", Gaik said. Six independent companies using radar de...


Turkish police raid 44 companies in probe into failed coup

He referred to Monday's PKK vehicle bomb attack against a traffic police station in Turkey's southeastern province of Diyarbakir, which martyred one child and f...


Evacuations Ordered as Quick-Moving Brush Fire Scorches Devore

Emergency shelters have been been set up in Fontanta (at the Jessie Turner Community Center at 15556 Summit Avenue, Fontana) and in Hesperia (at Sultana High Sc...


Indonesia Replaces Energy And Mineral Resources Minister After US Citizenship Flap

Luhut Pandjaitan will serve as interim energy minister, while also maintaining his current position as coordinating maritime minister. Archandra reportedly be...


Russian Federation launches Syria airstrikes from Iranian base

The ministry said Tuesday's strikes had targeted the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS) and fighters affiliated with the group pr...


Airstrike hits aid group's hospital in northern Yemen

The conflict began early previous year, when President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi resigned and fled to the southern city of Aden after Houthi rebels seized and con...


Walsh Jennings, Ross advance in Olympic beach volleyball

The U.S. men's basketball team cheered them on, and serenaded her with Happy Birthday after the match. U.S. basketball stars Kevin Durant, DeAndre Jorda...


Andy Murray adds Olympic gold to his Wimbledon crown

Del Potro, who won the competition in 2009, saw his career interrupted by a wrist injury that resulted in him missing large parts of 2010, 2014 and 2015. Andy M...


Phelps leaves Lochte in his wake one last time at Olympics

Remarkably, just an hour later Phelps was back in the pool to anchor the United States of America team in the 4x200m freestyle relay, winning his 21st gold an...


Police search Istanbul courthouses as part of coup probe

Yildirim told reporters in Ankara his government has not backed down from demands the USA government hand over Fethullah Gulen , a former Erdogan ally who liv...


Turkey, US foreign ministers discuss extradition of cleric Gulen -Turkish formin sources

The accused are suspected of links to the US-based Islamic preacher Fethullah Gulen who Ankara blames for the June 15 failed putsch against President Recep Tayy...


Govt rules out immediate all-party delegation to Kashmir

Modi's tough stance towards Pakistan and the desire to engage only moderates and the backing of political parties for measures to ensure security summed up the ...


Trump looking to institute political tests for immigrants

In calling for a new program of "foreign policy realism", the Republican nominee, who has criticized USA activity in Iraq and Libya, will also declare his oppos...


Trump to declare end to nation building if elected president

Pence sat down with Chris Wallace for " Fox News Sunday " at the Governor's residence here in Indianapolis. "Well, I think that's what we need to find out". I...


Trump Pivots From Attacking Clinton To Criticizing Media

Manafort told the Times through his lawyer that he hadn't received any cash payments, calling the accusations "unfounded, silly and nonsensical". In his sta...


At least 6 killed in Louisiana floods

Maj. As the Two-Way reported Sunday , Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards declared a state of emergency over the weekend, describing the flooding as "unprecede...


Zambia's incumbent president Lungu wins re-election

Hundreds of Lungu's supporters, a lot of them young men draped in PF regalia, took to the streets of Lusaka, chanting slogans and singing, while drivers hooted ...


Boko Haram: Some abducted Chibok girls killed in air strikes

Salkida said the video was exclusively released to him by Abubakar Shekau, the ousted leader of militant group.. Maida's mother, Esther , is one of severa...