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May 28 2017

GOP senator: North Korea missile test 'one of most advanced yet'

A South Korean government minister has said North Korea's missile program is progressing faster than expected , just hours after the UN Security Council demanded the r...

May 27 2017

Armed man arrested at Phoenix Comicon

An armed man was arrested at a Phoenix Comicon at the Phoenix Convention Center on Thursday. Police and convention organizers said they are tightening security in r...

May 27 2017

Soldiers try to restore order in besieged Philippine city

The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) has assured that the country's security forces are on top of the situation in Marawi City, stating that clearing ...

May 27 2017

The Lib Dems want what remains of the Remain vote

If people feel this policy is simply based on them wanting to change the result because they disagreed with it then the rest of the campaign, and the result, could be har...

May 27 2017

Rahul Gandhi leaves for violence-hit Saharanpur despite no permission

Punia were denied permission to visit Saharanpur. He will reach Saharanpur around 1 pm. UP administration had denied permission to Rahul's helicopter to land in Saharanpu...

May 26 2017

Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader _ who calls it natural

Other meetings over the two days will include discussions of global economy and climate, a meeting with small African nations — Trump will be seated between the leaders o...

May 26 2017

Palestinians, Israel police clash at Jerusalem Old City gate

After all, Saudi Arabia promotes anti-Semitism and fundamentalist extremism . "Three days ago, the USA added another $75 million to the aid package", Netanyahu said on...

May 26 2017

Duterte says China's Xi threatened war if Philippines drills for oil

China and Vietnam have figured in armed confrontations, as the two wrestled for control over parts of the Paracel island chain. China claims ownership of almost all ...

May 24 2017

Stumbling blocks crop up as ministers discuss RCEP pact

In a pushback against the Trump administration's protectionist rhetoric, 11 nations in the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal have agreed on Sunday to proceed without...

May 24 2017

Liberals gain three-vote lead in Courtenay-Comox race

The NDP candidate increased her lead over the Liberal candidate from nine to 13 votes following the recount. A one-seat gain for the B.C. Liberals would give them a major...

May 23 2017

Punitive fire assaults undertaken across LoC to counter Pak: Indian Army

The objective of the engagement was to "bring down the number of terrorists in Kashmir so that local youth are not encouraged to take up arms", Major General Narula said....

May 23 2017

Fired FBI chief Comey to testify publicly in Congress

Trump, whose administration has offered conflicting accounts of Comey's dismissal, left Washington on Friday for a nine-day global trip that will take him to Saudi Ar...

May 22 2017

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Photobombs High School Students

The photo's caption reads "Prom season in Vancouver ". The teens asked him to take a proper group photo and he obliged and provided a big grin for the excited students. ...

May 22 2017

Palestinian protesters clash with Israeli forces in West Bank, Gaza

The Israeli military says forces were sent to the scene to disperse a "riot". The much criticized administrative detention is a policy under which Palestinian inmates are...

May 20 2017

Paul Nuttall lacks the personal touch in the leaders' debate

The event will see Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron, Ukip's Paul Nuttall and the SNP's Nicola Sturgeon lock horns. It is not clear whether Mr Nuttall was confusing Ms...

May 20 2017

Chinese jets intercept US aircraft over East China Sea, US says

Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying declined to comment on the specific incident, referring questions to the defense ministry which not yet commented. Altho...

May 20 2017

Merkel, Macron seek to revitalise ties to bolster EU

Macron said he will be an "open, direct and constructive partner" of Germany and also called for more "pragmatism" in bilateral relations. Agreeing a "road map" for the...

May 20 2017

South Korea President Discusses North Korea With China's Xi Jinping

Terminal High Altitude Area Defense ( THAAD ), on his country's borders for which Trump has demanded South Korea pay $1 billion. South Korea's relationship with China ...

May 20 2017

Japan's cabinet approves bill to let Emperor Akihito abdicate

It instead drafted a bill for one-off abdication legislation and a supplementary provision to the Imperial House Law to enable the special-case law to serve as a preceden...

May 18 2017

Wall Street has worst day in months amid Trump worries

The euro edged up 0.2 percent to $1.0994 after gaining 0.4 percent on Monday. That was followed late Tuesday by claims from recently-fired Federal Bureau of Investigati...