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Jun 29 2018

Airport reopens after 12hr closure due to volcano eruption

Air New Zealand has cancelled Bali flights today due to an erupting volcano at Mount Agung. The volcano's eruption this week, which began on Wednesday, June 27, emitt...

Jun 28 2018

France, Germany push for deal to end migration row

Even though new arrivals have dropped, the political consequences of migration pressures are still reverberating around Europe. One of the key accomplishments of the EU...

Jun 28 2018

Seven Suspects Held in Slaying of Bronx Teen

Instead of getting him help, video shows the clerk and another person pointing the disoriented teen to the door. National Basketball Association star Carmelo Anthony an...

Jun 26 2018

Activists against immigration policies to protest in Nevada

Trump , a frequent viewer of cable television newscasts, had recognized the family separation issue was a growing political problem, White House sources said . Mrs T...

Jun 24 2018

President Kenyatta condoles with Ethiopia after Addis Ababa attack

Shortly after the attack, Abiy appeared grim-faced on television to say " a few people " were killed and the "well-orchestrated attack" was "cheap and unacceptable". Bela...

Jun 24 2018

Juncker: ‘More answers’ needed from United Kingdom on Ireland

Mr Juncker was speaking in Dublin on Thursday. The pair held a short meeting along with their delegations, including Clara Martinez-Alberola, head of Mr Juncker's cabin...

Jun 23 2018

Mayor learns more than 200 separated migrant children in NYC

But despite days of heart-wrenching images of children being pulled from their immigrant parents, she stayed publicly quiet until Trump on Wednesday signed an executive o...

Jun 23 2018

Obama calls for end to the 'cruelty' of family separations

Children are then streamed into a separate legal process; because their cases are a lower priority, it could be years until their status is settled one way or another. Th...

Jun 23 2018

White House: North Korea still a threat to US

In addition to the pledge, North Korea had already collapsed their lone nuclear testing site in the country. "They've stopped the sending of missiles, including balli...

Jun 22 2018

North Korea, China leaders agree to boost 'strategic, tactical' cooperation - KCNA

President Donald Trump last week, Reuters reported . The North Korean leader also visited a traffic control centre in Beijing before departing for Pyongyang on W...

Jun 21 2018

Disney ups Fox bid to $71.3 billion

Disney ( DIS ) had initially bid $52.4 billion for Fox in December. Fox said it will postpone its special shareholders meeting in order to provide stockholders the opp...

Jun 20 2018

Sessions: harsh migrant policy aims to end 'lawlessness'

The Trump administration insists that separating families is not a policy, but a requirement of enforcing the law to prosecute adults who cross the border illegally . ...

Jun 20 2018

Canada legalises recreational marijuana

Our plan to legalize & regulate marijuana just passed the Senate. With senators bowing to the will of the elected House of Commons on that issue, that cleared the way...

Jun 20 2018

USA withdraws from UN Human Rights Commission

The decision was announced by USA envoy to the UN, Nikki Haley in Washington after she slammed Russia, China , Cuba and Egypt for thwarting US efforts to reform the ...

Jun 19 2018

House of Lords rejects UK PM May's Brexit plan on 'meaningful vote'

If MPs reject the agreement reached by Mrs May with Brussels - or if no deal has been obtained by January 21 - Parliament will be offered the opportunity only to vote o...

Jun 19 2018

DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen briefs from White House

Bernie Sanders to former First Lady Laura Bush to House Speaker Paul Ryan . "Sudden and unexpected family separation, such as separating families at the border, ca...

Jun 18 2018

Mattis slams Russian Federation, says Putin 'attempts to undermine America's moral authority'

Earlier on 15 June, Trump said Russian Federation should be invited back to the negotiating table with other industrialised countries. Trump, in his remarks, blamed f...

Jun 18 2018

At Least 4 Feared Dead in Texas Border Crash

Five undocumented immigrants were killed when an SUV they were in crashed by being chased by border patrol agents near Big Wells, Texas , June 17, 2018 . The SUV was ca...

Jun 18 2018

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes charged

They charged Ms Holmes , 34 and Mr Balwani, 53, with wire fraud . The indicment accuses Holmes and Balwani of engaging in a multi-million-dollar scheme to defraud inv...