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Aug 10 2016

New images suggest China has built 'reinforced hangars' on Spratlys

But the rapid construction of reinforced hangars at all three features indicates that this is likely to change. Asked if he will bring up the favorable ruling of the Un...

Aug 10 2016

President Duterte honored and proud with Hidilyn Diaz silver medal victory

I just can not believe it. This is expected to be Diaz's last Olympics as she will head to the United States to accept a university scholarship after Rio. She was det...

Aug 09 2016

Israeli charges based on 'huge gap' in numbers

The CEO World Vision Australia Tim Costello has issued in a statement in which that the allegations of Mohammad El Halabi by Israel for provides to Hamas. Save the Ch...

Aug 09 2016

Clinton gains a 10-point lead over Trump

Hanna then discussed Hillary Clinton , whom Hanna says he will vote for despite significant points of disagreement. "She (Clinton) should get an award from them as the...

Aug 08 2016

Iran executes nuclear scientist that visited the US

Amiri disappeared in Saudi Arabia in 2009, reappearing a year later in the U.S. He later returned home. USA officials said he was to receive millions of dollars for his h...

Aug 08 2016

The Entire Russian Paralympic Team Banned From Rio Due To Doping Scandal

The IPC ban follows the report by Professor Richard McLaren for the World Anti-Doping Agency ( WADA ) which outlined state-backed doping in Russian Federation affecting s...

Aug 08 2016

The US nuked Hiroshima 71 years ago today

About 50,000 participants, including aging survivors and dignitaries, held a moment of silence at a memorial ceremony in the western Japanese city. The mayor quoted par...

Aug 07 2016

Gujarat: Vijay Rupani stakes claim to form govt, swearing-in tomorrow

Rupani was accompanied by new deputy leader Nitin Patel, BJP's Gujarat affairs in-charge Dinesh Sharma and Union Minister of State for Agriculture Parsottam Rupala. She h...

Aug 06 2016

Tags: Indian reporters not allowed into SAARC meet

Mr. Singh then took the decision to skip the lunch. I will have to speak to the Ministry of External Affairs. Home Minister Rajnath Singh came out all guns blazing agai...

Aug 06 2016

IOC board to review Rio final preparations, Russia doping

Pressure for the full sanction followed a World Anti-Doping Agency report by Canadian lawyer Richard McLaren that accused Russia's sports ministry of overseeing a vast do...

Aug 06 2016

Bank of Japan ups ETF purchases, keeps interest rates steady

Japan's Economy Minister had lobbied for more BOJ action in the wake of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's announcement of a bigger-than-expected ¥28 trillion stimulus package o...

Aug 05 2016

GST a long haul, says Yechury

Chidambaram said, "It's a half promise". In order to win support for the plan, the government had to offer a number of concessions to India's opposition Congress Party an...

Aug 04 2016

Packers employees invited by Favre to Hall of Fame

Favre played a total of 16 seasons with the Packers and is the franchise's all-time leader in passing yards and touchdown passes. Indy QB Andrew Luck and Green Bay ...

Aug 04 2016

Japan defense report raises China, North Korea concerns

Several Asian states have counter-claims in the South China Sea , where China has reclaimed reefs and islets to build airstrips and other major facilities. While the Uni...

Aug 03 2016

Trump moves from 'crooked Hillary' to 'the devil' on stump

Making an unprecedented assertion, Republican party presidential nominee Donald Trump has said that he fears the upcoming presidential election "is going to be rigged...

Aug 03 2016

Russian helicopter shot down in Syria

Three crew and two officers were returning to Khmeimim base in Idlib province when the helicopter was brought down by ground fire. A Russian fighter jet was shot...

Aug 03 2016

Life Remains Paralysed in Kashmir, Restrictions Continue

Indian police stand guard during a curfew in Srinagar July 25, 2016. Curfew was on Friday reimposed in four districts of south Kashmir and Srinagar city, while au...

Jul 31 2016

Three killed in Seattle house party shooting

Police did not release the names of the victims. The injured person was transported to Harborview Medical Centre. "We also stand by to help support the many other young...

Jul 31 2016

Off-Duty Indianapolis Officer Shoots On-Duty Investigator Responding to Domestic Violence Call

The detective returned fire, but missed. The detective was taken to the hospital in good condition with non-life-threatening injuries. Aurs fled the scene in his pers...

Jul 31 2016

Philippine president calls off truce after rebel attack

The recently-elected president ordered all government forces to go on high alert and "continue to discharge their normal functions and mandate to neutralise all threats t...