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Syrian Refugee Numbers Surpasses 5 Million in Region

So far only 250,000 places had been offered. A UN-led humanitarian appeal to help Syrian refugees and support host communities is now drastically underfunded....


Traders meet Adityanath amid action against illegal abattoirs

Some news organisations such as Bloomberg are reporting that buffalo meat exports may drop to less than half current levels if the bans continue. "The impact ...


Confirmed: Zuma told SACP of plan to fire Gordhan, Jonas

Cape Town - The fight within South Africa's ruling alliance over the future of the country's finance minister, Pravin Gordhan, and ultimately the survival in of...


Did White House Pressure Spike This Week's Russia Hearing?

Last week, Nunes made a secret visit to the White House to meet a person he called a confidential source - a visit that Nunes and Spicer say was unknown to Trum...


Jordan's King Abdullah says two-state solution basis of Middle East peace

The leaders around the conference table were all men, a lot of them elderly. Various Arab nations are supporting different proxy forces on the ground and ther...


Senate hearing to focus on Russian disinformation tactics

When asked if Russian Federation interfered, Putin said, "Read my lips: No". Putin's comments are the President's most emphatic denial of the accusations yet,...


Trump asked Republicans to cancel vote, pull health care bill

It's also possible that the GOP health care bill dies before it gets to a vote, and that the party goes back to the drawing board, or moves on to other legisl...


European Union 'will die', says French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen

Dmitry Peskov, Putin's spokesman, told reporters on a conference call that Putin and Le Pen had not discussed the possibility of Russian Federation offering an...


Excerpts of travel ban rulings by Hawaii, Maryland judges

But statements from Trump and his team, especially when combined with his continued inclusion of a 90-day ban on foreign nationals from six Muslim-majority coun...


Brownback vetoes Medicaid expansion

The bill soon heads to Gov. Sam Brownback, who has long opposed expanding Medicaid and is likely to veto the proposal, setting up a showdown with the legislatu...


Mexican state attorney general arrested in San Diego on drug charges

Federal Bureau of Investigation agents have arrested a Mexican prosecutor suspected of involvement in the production and trafficking of illegal drugs including ...


US opens formal investigation into civilian deaths in Mosul

A federal policeman takes a break from inspecting houses during fighting against Islamic State militants on the western side of Mosul , Iraq, Wednesday, March ...


Police respond to Capitol Hill incident; shots fired

U.S. Capitol Police fired shots at a woman driver during a confrontation near the Capitol Building Wednesday morning. One year ago, a Capitol Police officer s...


American Airlines co-pilot dies just minutes before landing

The Boeing 737 was just a few miles from Albuquerque when the captain declared a medical emergency, an airport spokesperson confirmed. Grubbs' cause of death ...


North Korea's Latest Missile Test Failed 'Within Seconds'

A South Korean military official told Reuters the missile appeared to have exploded just after it was launched. Mr Chloe said, "I think this is stemming fro...


Korea Freaks After McCain Calls Kim Jong Un 'Crazy Fat Kid'

Kim Jong-nam was assassinated at Kuala Lumpur Airport last month with a lethal nerve agent banned by the United Nations as a weapon of mass destruction. Najib...


S. Korea court approves arrest of ex-president

Her impeachment this month left a political vacuum, with only an interim president pending a May 9 election, at a time of rising tensions with North Korea over...


Pc Keith Palmer died after chest stab wound despite wearing body armour

A senior police officer who also spoke at the start of Khalid Masood's inquest Thursday at Westminster Coroner's Court says that the attacker's rented SUV mount...


Ivanka Trump to attend women's economic summit in Berlin

Merkel's CDU had suffered a string of state poll setbacks in the wake of her decision in 2015 to open the borders to hundreds of thousands of refugees, mainly f...


Trump Pins Blame On House Freedom Caucus, Harris Responds

Rove also sounded out against the Freedom Caucus in an opinion piece for The Wall Street Journal Wednesday, saying that the "only lines crossed during this de...


Chinese President to Meet Trump in US

China's share of exports in the bilateral trade with USA is over $400 bn. USA secretary of state Rex Tillerson ended a trip to Asia this month in Beijing, agr...


FBI, NSA Heads Invited to Testify Again on Russia-Trump Probe

The U.S. House and Senate have launched individual intelligence committees to explore possible ties between Russian officials and members of President Trump's c...


David Cameron says he was right to hold Brexit referendum

But Labour warned it was being done without proper Parliamentary scrutiny. In the first signs of a business fall-out since May's Brexit notification, the pr...


Trump love not enough to bring back coal

The order directs the Environmental Protection Agency to redraft regulations related to carbon emissions at power plants, eliminates guidance calling for th...


UN Secretary General starts official visit to Iraq

The two reviewed the humanitarian situation and the protection of civilians as the Iraqi forces are fighting to retake control of the western side of Mosul, Xin...


'Angel of Death' serial killer dies after attack in prison

The breakthrough in Minarcin's investigation was a ideal alignment of Harvey's shift and suspicious deaths. The attorney who represented Donald Harvey, one of...


Senator Rubio - Hackers targeted former presidential campaign staffers

Marco Rubio said hackers using an Internet provider from an unknown location in Russian Federation tried twice to access internal information from former memb...


Gurugram: Shiv Sena shuts 500 shops selling meat products

We have also asked the KFC outlets to remain shut for the period. Media Coordinator Ritu Raj of the Shiv Sena stated that the shopkeepers close their shops th...


Anger as Venezuela's top court takes over functions of congress

Even though these legislators no longer sit, the court said parliamentary leaders had not handled their case properly. Venezuelan political analyst Carlos Rom...


Secretary of State Tillerson in Turkey for talks

But the Turks see the Syrian Kurds as terrorists, allies of the PKK who are intent on establishing a contiguous Kurdish-controlled zone in northern Syria , som...


Worst Humanitarian Crisis Hits As Trump Slashes Foreign Aid

O'Brien. "Seven million Yemenis are facing starvation", the United Nations official added. In Somalia, which has been hit by the worst drought in 20 years, ma...


Man suspected in officer's shooting death faced charge

Justin Terney, a rookie with the Tecumseh Police Department , passed away around 9 a.m. on Monday (March 27), reported affiliate KFOR . After a Taser failed...


South African anti-apartheid icon Ahmed Kathrada dead at 87

Following decades of activism, Kathrada was sentenced to life imprisonment and hard labor in 1964, together with seven other ANC luminaries such as Nelson Mand...


Trump's Administration raises questions of unpredictability on North Korea

USA defense officials told CNN the engine could be used for a long-range intercontinental ballistic missile. Kim's regime fired at least 25 projectiles in...


And doubles down on baseless wiretapping claims

Given that Napolitano is still making his claim on Fox programming, it is unclear why he was benched from the airwaves in the first place. "No change then...


'Job done': UKIP's only MP quits party after Brexit success

The two had an increasingly bitter relationship, with some going as far as to suggest Mr Carswell was a "fifth columnist" who joined the party to try and underm...


Sudan president, sought by ICC, welcomed by Jordan's king

He said people in more stable countries, such as Jordan and Egypt, "are pleased their states don't look like Syria, Libya, Iraq or Yemen, even if economies are ...


Scottish lawmakers back call for independence vote

Opening the referendum debate last Tuesday, the First Minister told the Scottish Parliament it would be "wrong, unfair and utterly unsustainable" for the UK Gov...


Emirates defends security as laptop ban looms

The strict security measures have reportedly been introduced in response to intelligence that Islamic State militants plan to target aircraft flying into the ...


Goa murder victim Danielle McLaughlin's body back home

It has also been revealed that further medical procedures are to be undertaken on Danielle in Belfast before she is returned to her home on the Inishowen penins...


Tillerson ends China trip with warm words from President Xi

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sunday in a careful public display of cooperation. Asked if the tweet made ...


Northern Ireland urged to 'finish his work' as it buries Martin McGuinness

President Michael D Higgins and former president, Mary McAleese, will also attend requiem mass along with the Taoiseach Enda Kenny . The flag also flew fro...


Sports Barcelona Angry at FIFA for Banning Messi for 4 Games

Juan Carlos Arce opened the scoring for Bolivia on 31 minutes, heading in Pablo Escobar's inviting cross before Marcelo Martins doubled the home side's lead ear...


Family gets a shock when turkey crashes through windshield

The dead turkey was left lodged in the shattered windshield as driver John Tarabocchia of Emerson, N.J., pulled over along USA 20. A New Jersey family on thei...


Pakistan allows General (Retd) Raheel Sharif to lead Saudi-led military alliance

The Saudi military coalition has 37 countries as its members. The defence minister, however, remained cryptic when asked what other nations will be contributi...


Police probe alleged threats to assault victim

Rape culture is truly infuriating. A missing 15-year-old Chicago girl who was reportedly sexually assaulted by several attackers in a Facebook Live recordin...


Heat takes toll on protesting farmers

The Tamil Nadu government is doing its best to take the issue forward. Thambidurai informed protesting farmers that he has requested for a meeting with Home M...


Senate To Begin Trump-Russia Hearings

That stands in sharp contrast to the House Intelligence Committee, where Republican chair Devin Nunes is refusing calls from Democrats to step down from investi...


Small BC community in mourning after four found dead in rural home

The family was found in their home in a remote community called Saranagati Village near Ashcroft after a wellbeing check was performed by RCMP. Toxicology tes...


USA citizens warned against travel to French Guiana

Hundreds of people have taken part in protests over high crime, the cost of living and anger at the quality of social services such as health care. Strikes an...