Wed, 19 Dec 2018

Trump weighs in on Flynn sentencing

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump wished good luck to his former national security adviser Michael Flynn on Tuesday, ...

Over 60 Al Shabaab militants killed in U.S. airstrikes in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - The U.S. Military broke its previous record of the number of airstrikes conducted in Somalia targeting the ...

Bomb explodes outside Greek media office, wrecking major damage

ATHENS, Greece - In an incident that has been denounced across Greece as an "attack on democracy," a powerful bomb ...

UN migration pact sparks massive protest, clashes in Brussels

BRUSSELS, Belgium - Days after more than 150 countries, including Belgium backed a United Nations Migration pact, the Belgian capital ...

North Korea threatens to block denuclearization over U.S. sanctions

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Months after touting a historic breakthrough in peace talks with North Korea, the U.S. President Donald ...

Macron's popularity sinks as Yellow Vest continue to protest

PARIS, France - Paying no heed to calls by the French government, which urged the Yellow Vest protesters to refrain ...

Indonesia's Mount Soputan erupts twice, sends thick ash into the sky

JAKARTA, Indonesia - One of the most active volcanoes in Indonesia's Sulawesi Island - Mount Soputan erupted twice in a ...

Massive explosion at Japanese bar leaves over 40 injured

SAPPORA, Japan - More than 42 people suffered injuries in a massive explosion at a bar in the northern Japanese ...

Seven killed, three injured in coal mine accident in China

BEIJING, China - The latest in a series of tragic accidents inside a coal mine in China on Saturday, reignited ...

Report: 20 civilians dead after airstrike targeting Taliban commander

KABUL, Afghanistan - At least 20 Afghan civilians, including a dozen children, are believed dead as the result of an assassination ...

U.S. Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke resigns from Trump inner circle

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has announced that the current U.S. Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke will step ...

Human rights champions from across the world receive top UN prize

The clear and profound guidelines enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, have made it the worlds most widely ...

One small flight for a drone, one big leap for global health

On a small island in the remote South Pacific, a one-month-old baby has become the worlds first child to be ...

Greek Lawmakers Approve New Budget With More Austerity

ATHENS, GREECE Greek lawmakers approved the heavily indebted country's budget for 2019 late Tuesday, the first since Greece exited an ...

Trump Urges Kosovo to Reach 'Historic' Deal with Serbia

PRISTINA U.S. President Donald Trump has sent a letter to Kosovo counterpart Hashim Thaci urging him to do everything to ...

New Brazilian Minister: Even Military Must Compromise on Pensions

BRASILIA Every Brazilian, including current and former members of the armed forces, will have to compromise under the next administration's ...

Sudan Leader Visit Seen as Effort to Reintegrate Syria into Arab Fold

CAIRO Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir traveled to Damascus on Sunday, catching many observers by surprise. According to Arab media, the ...

Major Powers Report Progress on New Syria Constitution Body

GENEVA The foreign ministers of Russia, Iran and Turkey agreed Tuesday to facilitate convening the first session of a committee ...

Guatemala Expels Investigators From UN Anti-Corruption Group

GUATEMALA CITY Guatemala has taken steps to expel 11 foreign investigators for a U.N.-backed anti-corruption body from the country, it ...

African Art Restitution Claims Gain Traction

PARIS When a private museum in Benin displayed artifacts from the ancient Dahomey kingdom a decade ago, roughly a quarter-of-a-million ...

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Kashmir: Separatists Under House Arrest To Regulate Protests

KASHMIR, India - Indian authorities have placed Kashmir separatist leaders under house arrest while blocking off certain roads in the ...

Mexico Budget Plan Races Past First Congressional Hurdle

MEXICO CITY The finance committee of Mexicos lower house of Congress on Tuesday rapidly approved the revenue section of President ...

Heinrich Klaasen set to join AB at Royal Challengers Bangalore

Cape Town - Proteas wicketkeeper-batsman Heinrich Klaasen has secured an IPL contract for 2019 after he was snapped up by ...

Rs 15 lakh will come slowly, not at once: Athawale

Solapur (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 19 (ANI): Union Minister Ramdas Athawale claimed that the Rs 15 lakh which was promised by ...

Rahul takes tuition to dream, what to speak: Smriti Irani

New Delhi (India) Dec 18 (ANI): Union Textiles Minister Smriti Irani on Tuesday said that Congress president Rahul Gandhi takes ...

Prayas sold for Rs 1.10 cr, Riyan Rs 20 lakh at IPL auction

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], Dec 18 (ANI): Bengal leg-spinner Prayas Ray Barman became the youngest 'crorepati' (millionaire) following the conclusion of ...

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