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Feb 09 2019

Australia PM ramps up pressure on Thailand to free refugee footballer

Hakeem al-Araibi's case has drawn global criticism as a Thai court considers an extradition request from Bahrain for him to serve a 10-year sentence related to the Arab...

Feb 07 2019

Vietnamese proud to host Trump-Kim summit

President Trump announced a second summit this month with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un the same day that news leaked of a confidential United Nations report det...

Feb 06 2019

Is the end near for Ralph Northam's governorship?

Ralph Northam's resignation. Ralph Northam , engulfed in days of controversy over a racist photo in his medical school yearbook, sought advice from key aides Monday a...

Feb 06 2019

USA general 'not consulted' before Trump's Syria pull-out decision

United States President Donald Trump says he wants American forces to stay in Iraq in order to keep an eye on Iran . Trump is under pressure from his allies and ...

Feb 06 2019

Russian Federation to respond adequately to US INF withdrawal: FM

Effective Saturday, "the United States will suspend its obligations under the INF Treaty and begin the process of withdrawing from the INF Treaty, which will be compl...

Feb 06 2019

Heavy snow and rain expected to hit northern Arizona this week

The freezing rain will turn into rain later Monday, as the temperature will rise to above zero. Environment Canada says ice build up may also cause tree branches to bre...

Feb 06 2019

Happy Chinese New Year: China ushers in the Year of the Pig

The year of the pig is seen as the final animal of the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac and follows on from the year of the dog. The movie shows Peppa celebrating ...

Feb 05 2019

Reports of plane down in Yorba Linda, catching homes on fire

Two individuals were transported to a nearby hospital with injuries, the fire authority said earlier today on Twitter. "It felt like an natural disaster and then my hus...

Feb 05 2019

European Union powers recognize Guaido as Venezuelan leader, demand free and fair elections

Juan Guaido , President of the National Assembly, as President ad interim of Venezuela", the proposed joint statement said, calling for "free, fair and democratic preside...

Feb 05 2019

Iraqi president says Trump did not ask permission to 'watch Iran'

Mr Trump said the United States had spent a "fortune" on the Al Asad Air Base in western Iraq, which he visited in December, and that the United States should hold on...

Feb 05 2019

'It Blows My Mind': Madeleine Albright 'Stunned' by Trump Schooling US Intel

He also said that Kim committed to dismantle and destroy all of North Korea's plutonium and uranium enrichment facilities if the U.S. takes "corresponding measures". Wh...

Feb 04 2019

India issues demarche to U.S. over detained students

The report states that these 8 student recruiters were arrested after the USA agencies used a fake college, the University of Farmington as part of their undercover ope...

Feb 04 2019

VP Osinbajo: Caverton explains reason behind helicopter crash

It is the second time Mr Osinbajo's helicopter has crash-landed. The chopper crashed in Kabba, Kogi State, according to Laolu Akande , Senior Special Assistant (Medi...

Feb 04 2019

Pro MMA fighter with pending murder charges captured after 9-hour dragnet

The protective order request was denied. Apparently, when the Montgomery County sheriff's deputies stopped for food at a McDonald's, Marks, a veteran of almost 60 MMA f...

Feb 03 2019

As Venezuelans protest, Maduro seeks early parliament vote

Shortly after protests broke out against Maduro last week, Venezuela's most important regional military commanders and its defense minister issued a statement in support ...

Feb 03 2019

Budget 2019 | 'Election' Budget: Silent On Jobs?

Section 80C of the Income Tax act provides tax exemptions up to Rs 1.5 lakh. Although the Centre's share of goods and services tax (GST) receipts is expected to be ...

Feb 03 2019

Donald Trump: 'Time to Start Coming Home' from 'Endless Wars'

And a growing concern for Republicans - which McConnell voiced to Trump at the White House - is that they would be forced to vote on a disapproval resolution aimed at...

Feb 03 2019

United States governor Ralph Northam ´deeply sorry´ for racist yearbook photo

Northam was an adult while attending Eastern Virginia Medical School in 1984. The yearbook images were first published on Friday by the conservative news outlet Big Le...

Feb 02 2019

USA announces withdrawal from INF treaty with Russian Federation

NATO supported the US decision, saying in a statement released shortly after Pompeo's remarks that Russian Federation "continues to deny its INF Treaty violation, re...