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Pentagon claims killing top former aide of Bin Laden

The Pentagon statement confirmed reports in Arab media over the weekend that al-Masri had been killed. A legacy al-Qaida terrorist, Abu Hani al-Masri, who had...


State of the Nation Address 2017

Police fired stun grenades outside to disperse supporters of the EFF and the ruling African National Congress party. This SONA comes on the back of calls by t...


Eiffel Tower to Get Permanent, Counterterrorism Barrier

The measure will not have a negative impact on the aesthetic beauty of the area near the tower, the newspaper added. Paris has been on high alert since terror...


Kremlin on US Senate's Controversial Move: Sanctions Are Mutually 'Destructive'

Anxious about President Donald Trump's continued praise of Russian President Vladimir Putin, U.S. Sen. "That's why our bill would bar the president from takin...


Ryan Defends Trump's Attacks on Judge, Says He's 'Respecting' Process

He then began to address the oral arguments in the case, which were carried live on some news programs Tuesday evening. Robart reached his decision because he...


Pakistan post world record total in Blind T20 World Championship

His successor Muhammad Jamil also accelerated the score at a good pace. Pakistan broke their own previous record to set new one with 373 runs on scorecard...


Gabriel Jesus will take time to settle at Manchester City - Fernandinho

Jesus - who joined City in January after a deal was agreed with Brazilian side Palmeiras in the summer - has also caught the eye with his intense running and ...


Mugabe govt hits out at USA embassy over Mawarire criticism

Mawarire is also required to surrender his passport to the clerk of court at Harare Magistrates Court and not to interfere with witnesses until the matter is ...


Man tries to set himself alight in Mecca Grand Mosque

A Saudi man, believed to be in his 40s, was captured by police as he was pouring gasoline on himself near the most sacred site in Islam, the Kaaba, just moments...


Iran: Another Missile Test Performed

It is only weeks since hawkish US President Donald Trump took an oath of office and he has already taken a hard line on the US arch adversary Iran . "The Irani...


Two Palestinians killed near Israel-Egypt border: Hamas

Israeli authorities have foiled several Hamas terrorist plots since the latest wave of Palestinian violence, which peaked in October 2015. Hamas is reportedly...


Multiple Studies: Europeans Support 'Travel Ban' More Than Americans

The Queen Elizabeth II Academy for Leadership in International Affairs, more commonly known as Chatham House , conducted a survey among 10,000 people across 10...


Jeremy Corbyn faces mockery for rallying cry after MPs backed Brexit bill

Sky News Political Editor Faisal Islam said Mr Lewis had become the fourth shadow cabinet minister to resign, the others having quit at the earlier second readi...


Colombian government, ELN militants initiate peace talks

The negotiations will cover similar issues such as political participation, disarmament and compensation for victims. "Colombia and the world realize that it'...


Two UK schools are testing body cameras for teachers in the classroom

The technology is already used by police, parking wardens and some hospital staff as well as crossing-patrol officers. Of the 158 readers we asked, 81pc said...


Claims of betrayal as door shuts on hundreds of refugee children

The immigration minister said 900 lone child refugees had been transferred to Britain from France during 2016, including 750 as part of the UK's support for t...


Delhi boy Mohit Ahlawat scores T20 300

Maavi XI went on to win the match by a huge margin of 216 runs. "I have to believe that I have done this", a surprised Ahlawat told Indian news outlet ABP ...


Islamic State in Sinai claims Eilat rocket attack

There were no casualties or damages that were reported. However, city officials said several people were treated for anxiety attacks related to the incident. Ji...


How an Obamacare repeal could put a damper on breastfeeding

Now, as President Donald Trump promises a replacement for the Affordable Care Act that will provide " insurance for everybody ", employers worry Republican at...


Canada fires preemptive strike on U.S. trade deal

Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said after a meeting with new US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Washington on Wednesday that her country was op...


Bihar exam paper leak: SIT detains BSSC Secretary

The Chief Minister of Bihar Nitish Kumar has asked for a thorough probe following which Parmeshwar Ram, Secretary of Bihar State Staff Selection Commission was ...


David Beckham Email Hack Reveals Star's Outrage Over Knighthood Snub

Beckham's spokesperson says, in a statement , the emails are "being taken out of context" and painting a "deliberately inaccurate picture". He was asked to a...


Hundreds Of Oculus Rift Demo Stations Are Closing

Another of the site's sources said that Facebook, which owns Oculus, has considered opening dedicated storefronts to sell the headset, but that those talks are ...


PM Modi takes a dig at Rahul Gandhi, says quake finally occurred

Answering criticism over demonetization, PM Modi asserted that the timing for the decision was ideal as the economy was doing well and hit out at Congress whose...


3 magnitude natural disaster hit Balochistan

This news story is related to Latest/184798-Strong-63-quake-strikes-off-coast-of-Balochistan/ - breaking news, latest news, pakistan ne. An quake measuring ma...


Sheriff Hall Declines Meeting With President Trump

Trump asked the group of sheriffs in front of reporters. Mahoney, who is part of the NSA's executive board, spoke to the president about mental health care in...


Putin ratifies deal on Turkish Stream natural gas pipeline project

Women's and children's organisations as well as NGOs have vehemently criticised the proposed change in the law. The law reduces battery of a relative to a civ...


European Union to end barriers to Netflix, streaming sites in 2018

The new regulation will apply to online content services which are provided against payment of money. The hope is that the new rules will be enacted in 2018...


Australia's highest paid public servant earned $4.3 million

An Australian Senate committee has revealed that that country's mail chief is the nation's highest paid public servant and made 5.6 million Australian dollars (...


SmackDown Recap: John Cena vs. Randy Orton

When Dolph Ziggler turned on Kalisto several weeks ago, Apollo Crews had his back. But, the first match between these two will go to James. On the following epi...


Coroner: Woman dies after getting stuck in clothing drop box

An autopsy conducted Monday concluded Ms. Permar suffered a broken arm and wrist during the incident and died of blunt force trauma, according to the coroner's ...


Russian opposition activist has been poisoned, says wife

No cause for that illness has been determined but Kara-Murza underwent tests showing he had ingested a poisonous substance. In 2015, Kara-Murza fell ill and w...


Trump's lack of respect for judiciary

Judge Robart: "How many arrests have there been of foreign nationals for those seven countries since 9/11?" He urged people to hold the court system in general ...


CNN Responds to Claims That They Don't Cover Terrorist Attacks

In response, Conway explained that the president wasn't saying that every incident is minimized, but that covering major attacks is making the media "inured" ...


Rolf Harris cleared of three sex offences in second trial

Disgraced TV entertainer Rolf Harris could be free from prison in five months after he was cleared of three sex offences during his showbiz career. Judge Alis...


Metropolitan Vancouver population grew at slower rate than other western Canadian cities

Nunavut's population of 35,944 outstripped that of Yukon by just 70 people, marking the first time since the territory was founded in 1999 that its ranks excee...


Lady Gaga To Perform At Wrigley Field

Gaga's Joanne world tour will head to the United Kingdom in October for three dates, and then go onto more European dates, before returning to the US. We get ...


Slippery conditions hit GTA as freezing rain warning remains in effect

WestJet also said the weather could cause delays or cancellations in southern Ontario. The weather cocktail will, of course, make road conditions hard this n...


Mother of murdered backpacker slams White House

On Monday the White House released a list of 78 attacks it described as "executed or inspired by" the Islamic State group since September 2014. According to...


Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo Elected President Of Somalia

When the final votes were tallied, celebratory gunfire echoed across the Somali capital. Farmajo, born in 1962, was prime minister from 2010 to 2011, when he ...


Supreme Court ruling on 'survivor's pension' could affect millions of cohabitees

Denise's lawyer Mr Mitchell said that following the 2012 High Court ruling in the Brewster case, local government pensions schemes in England, Wales and Scotlan...


Erdogan, Trump agree to deepen cooperation against terrorism

On Wednesday Syrian rebel forces supported by Turkish armed forces seized control of strategically important hills around al-Bab after operations launched overn...


US Raid in Yemen Tried, and Failed, to Target al-Qaeda Leader

The raid against al Qaeda's Yemen branch has become a flashpoint of controversy after reports painted a chaotic scene where everything that can go wrong did. ...


In Afghanistan Red Cross says six staff killed, two missing

Another two employees were unaccounted for after Wednesday's attack in Jowzjan province, said Thomas Glass, ICRC spokesperson. Jowzjan provincial governor L...


Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny 'guilty' of embezzlement

During the retrial Prosecutor Sergey Bogdanov asked the court to hand Navalny a five-year suspended sentence. Convicted criminals can not run for president in...


VW Gets Sued By Its First Major German Customer

Furthermore Deutsche See said in a statement that it had submitted its objection for mean trickery at the regional court in Braunschweig, near Volkswagen's ...


Justice For Theo: Protests Erupt After Police Rape

The incident was captured on video by surveillance cameras belonging to local police, which shows an officer delivering a horizontal blow with his baton to the ...


Israeli MK Thanks Trump for Helping Legalize Jewish Settlements

The step is the newest roadblock to the peace process and long anticipated two-state solution. Israel is basically going on a spree to increase the settlement...


Classmates, Cubs rallying around middle school student beaten at school

Best wishes go out to Henry and his family. "The kid grabbed him and slammed him into the ground", wrote Crystal Sembdner Mims. He suffered severe injuries an...


Brexit Already Having a Negative Impact, Business Leaders Say

Some have done this willingly and ahead of time, in an attempt to get a competitive edge, prior to the June ban. The amendment on European Union citizens' r...