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'Daily Show's' Hasan Minhaj to star at Correspondents Dinner

Donald Trump won't be in attendance at this year's White House Correspondents' Dinner, but the show must go on. Mason acknowledged that the president's absenc...


North Korea calls US aircraft carrier dispatch outrageous

South Korea's acting President Hwang Kyo-ahn warned of "greater provocations" by North Korea and ordered the military to intensify monitoring and to ensure clos...


Budget session was meaningful, successful: Modi to party MPs

A BJP functionary told The Hindustan Times , "This event will showcase NDA's expanse and its increasing clout in Indian politics. we have seen geographical, po...


Taapsee Pannu celebrates sister Shagun's birthday in Bangkok

Taapsee Pannu, who gave an unforgettable performance in her last film " Naam Shabana ", took some time off from her work commitments to celebrate her sister S...


Syria's allies claim United States crossed their own 'red lines' with missile strike

And others in the Trump administration cautioned that final American determination had been made that Russian Federation had advance knowledge of the attack, wh...


Steve King to Trump: Bannon is a 'lynchpin'

Morning Joe co-hosts Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski weighed in on reports of a growing rift between White House strategist Steve Bannon and preside...


Australia says it's ready to supply uranium to India

In addition to this, lack of a commercial contract between the two countries has not allowed Australia to supply uranium to India, even after the two nations si...


New York lawmakers approve free middle class college tuition

Cuomo feels so strongly about it. Undergraduate students who attend a State University of NY or City University of NY who qualify will be eligible for the sch...


Nigeria sees 'massive spike' in death sentences, says Amnesty International

Information on foreign nationals given death sentences for drug-related crimes is also missing from the database, which could prove problematic for China's re...


Clashes, fire at Paraguay congress after re-election vote

The damage to Paraguay's Congress building was substantial and the fire was reported to have raged for nearly two hours before it was finally extinguished. "T...


European Union offers pre-Brexit trade talks

Two days after British Prime Minister Theresa May triggered Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, formally notifying Brussels of Britain's intent to leave the Europe...


Israel Approves New West Bank Settlement for previous Amona residents

Israel's government approves its first new West Bank settlement in two decades https://t.co/2LRcvJUTI9 pic.twitter.com/iaLIG2RPDk- Al Jazeera English (@AJEnglis...


Church Bombing North of Egypt's Capital Kills 13

The UN body said that the attacks, which occurred during Palm Sunday when both churches were packed with worshippers aimed at ruining the unity and diversity th...


Death toll from Colombia landslide climbs to 306

The National Legal Medicine and Forensic Sciences Institute on Wednesday said that of the 301 confirmed dead, 173 have been identified, Efe news reported. The m...


United Nations denied access to South Sudan town alleged to be massacre site

As well as the fighting near Pajok in Eastern Equatoria, ongoing fighting is also reported in the districts of Magwi and Oboo close to the border with Uganda, n...


Tens of thousands in London protest against Britain's European Union departure

UK Prime Minister Theresa May's absence from the celebratory summit, marking 60 years since the Treaty of Rome created the bedrock for the European Union, hig...


May, Trump agree Russian Federation should break ties with Assad - UK PM's office

First, Tillerson stopped in Italy to discuss the violence in Syria with a much friendlier audience: other G-7 foreign ministers. The Syrian opposition will ta...


France into Davis Cup semis after doubles win vs. Britain

Edmund, drafted into the singles line-up after the withdrawal of Murray with an elbow injury, was made to pay for letting slip a 5/2 lead in the second-set tieb...


Sweden truck attack suspect 39-year-old Uzbekistan-born man

Swedes flew flags at half-staff Saturday to commemorate the four people killed and 15 wounded when the hijacked truck plowed into a crowd of shoppers Friday a...


Uganda charges, jails academic for insulting the president

The feminist academic was arrested on 7 April. Magistrate James Ereemye adjourned the further hearing of the case until 25th April when the bail application f...


Suns take pride in stopping Russell Westbrook from getting triple-double

Russell Westbrook tied Oscar Robertson's single-season National Basketball Association record for triple-doubles last week against Milwaukee, but has failed t...


Drake, the Chainsmokers lead with 11 Billboard Award nods

Michaels handled the list for Top Male Artist: Justin Bieber, Drake , Future, Shawn Mendes and The Weeknd. The nominees for Top Artist include: Adele, Be...


Iran's Rouhani calls Assad to stress backing for Syrian state

On Sunday, Tillerson emphasized that the administration considers defeating the Sunni militants of Islamic State the most pressing concern in Syria, not ousting...


US ambassador says 'no love' in dealings with Russia

Trump administration ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley joins ABC's "This Week" with Martha Raddatz to discuss the developments on the U.S. Haley ...


Eight killed, 70 hurt in Kashmir poll violence

The security forces opened fire after a mob attacked the polling station at Dalwan village and reportedly damaged the EVMs and prevented voters from exercisin...


Egypt state media: Bombing at church in Nile Delta

Vatican City: Pope Francis condemned a deadly blast at a church in Egypt and said at a Palm Sunday Mass that the world was suffering from wars, terrorism ...


ANCYL Distances Itself From Kathrada Memorial Interruptions

The civic body sought an interdict on Saturday to prevent the league from disrupting proceedings at the memorial. The youth league has since apologised to Mkh...


After hosting Xi, Trump to visit China this year

The North has long claimed that the U.S.is preparing some kind of assault against it and justifies its nuclear weapons as defensive in nature. "The world is...


Toyota invests $1.3 billion in its production in the United States

Note that this investment is being made exclusively into the plant itself, not into new jobs (though none will be lost as a result). Last year, TMMK produced al...


Flynn Not Upfront in Disclosure Form About Income From Russia-Linked Companies

Trump. Four Democratic senators have charged in a series of letters that the appointment of Michael Flynn as Donald Trump's national security adviser "might...


Russian Federation to blame for Syria deaths - Sir Michael Fallon

In an interview airing Sunday on "Meet the Press", Haley said the administration would hold Russia accountable for Syrian government attacks against civilians...


Assad's allies threaten to retaliate against USA strikes on Syria

The countries along with other allies, issued a joint statement under a so-called "Joint Command Centre", that also said the United States attack had crossed a ...


Tillerson: 'No change' to Syria policy after strike

The US military attacked the Syrian government's Shayrat Airfield near Homs with 59 tomahawk missiles on Friday. This is the second time Johnson has delayed...


Warplanes strike Syrian town hit by chemical attack

He said the U.S. He said contacts had been initiated with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. Warplanes on Sat...


2 adults dead, 2 students critical in shooting at school

Burguan said the shooter, Cedric Anderson, 53, of Riverside, entered the classroom with a large caliber revolver and opened fire "without saying anything", kill...


Iran's Rouhani says Trump abetting Syria 'terrorists'

The Syrian army said the USA attack killed six people and called it "blatant aggression" that made the United States a partner of "terrorist groups" including I...


Violent clashes break out ahead of rally by far-right Le Pen

Polls show far-left Melenchon closing in on the frontrunners, 39-year-old centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen ahead of the April 23 fir...


Tillerson says missile strikes carry a message for others

Navy strike group headed toward the Korean Peninsula, Tillerson said China agrees that action is necessary to address North Korea's nuclear arsenal, following...


Fox investigating sexual harassment claim against O'Reilly

Carlson's lawsuit was later withdrawn after Fox agreed to pay her $20 million. Fox News still hasn't addressed the multiple lawsuits and complaints, eit...


Russia Detains 6 Terror Suspects in St. Petersburg After Bombing

The Investigative Committee said the suspects are residents of the former Soviet Central Asia region like the bomber, 22-year-old Akbarzhon Dzhalilov, a native ...


10 militants killed in encounter with police

April. 8: As many as ten terrorists involved in a suicide blast on Lahore's Mall Road have been killed in an encounter with Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) p...


70k rally against new Hungarian govt rules targeting Soros-funded college

European justice commissioner Vera Jourova on Monday (10 April) called on civil society to stand up to prime minister Viktor Orban's right-wing government and...


Johnson cancels Moscow visit after Syria gas attack

It was not certain Saturday morning who was behind the latest round of airstrikes on Khan Sheikhoun, according to CNN , but the rebel-held area has been the ta...


Payday loan firm hit by data breach

As of yet, no details have emerged as to the cause of the breach but customers have been warned that personal data ranging from name and address to bank account...


North Korea fires ballistic missile into sea, says Seoul

The tensions between Japan and North Korea have increased following a number of successful mid-range missile launches by North Korea in March, one of which fell...


One For Arthur wins Grand National at 14-1

Back then, One For Arthur was not even his ride. He never missed a fence, within reason. "Together (Peter and I) we have had good and bad times but the horses...


Aspiring rapper believes Gold Coast seafood restaurant should apologise to him

The staff at the restaurant chased after the seafood thief as the man ran toward Main Beach and escaped, momentarily, into the water. He was released on bail ...


Alleged EVM tampering: Oppn parties to meet EC

They also submitted a memorandum to the commission in this regard. Representatives of parties including Congress, BSP, DMK, Trinamool Congress and the Left me...


US, Canada And Mexico Declare Combined Bid To Host The World Cup

The 2018 World Cup is scheduled to be in Russian Federation, while the 2022 World Cup is slated for Qatar, human rights violations be damned. The bids will be...


Russia bans images of Putin linked to 'gay clown' meme

At least 70 people, among them 27 innocent children, were killed with over 500 others wounded on Tuesday in a toxic gas attack by Syrian warplanes on the Islami...