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De-escalation agreement in Syria comes into force

Russian Federation proposed the "de-escalation zones", agreed to by Turkish leaders, which acted as a guarantor for a rebel coalition of forces opposed to Presi...


Trump Makes Renewed Push before Appeals Court to Adopt Divisive Travel Ban

A Richmond, Virginia-based federal court will hold a crucial hearing to scrutinize a Maryland judge's ruling that dealt Trump a humiliating blow by freezing his...


3 weeks into hunger strike, Palestinian inmates add vitamins

Assaf Librati, a spokesman for the prison service, said strike organizer and Palestinian uprising leader Marwan Barghouti ate a candy bar on May 5 and cookies o...


Pakistan seeks United States help to break Afghan-India nexus

Maj. Gen. Anjum said four or five checkposts were also destroyed when Pakistani border guards retaliated to the cross-border attack. Kabul quickly denied the ...


Parents of missing UK girl still hopeful she's 'out there'

Despite being designated as official suspects in their daughter's disappearance, Madeleine McCann's parents were allowed to return to Britain within days. But...


Thai family mourns girl killed in video streamed on Facebook

Tearful relatives gathered outside a Thai temple to bury an 11-month-old girl killed by her father in a harrowing murder he broadcast live on Facebook before co...


Germany's Merkel begins Gulf trip with stop in Saudi Arabia

She made this move just weeks after Theresa May was praised for declining to cover her head when she went for talks in Saudi Arabia. For more than two years, ...


Obama 'warned Trump' about hiring Michael Flynn

A White House official told CNN that the administration plans to rebut Yates by employing two strategies: Calling into question her objectivity by arguing she...


Obama said to have warned Trump about Flynn

One senior Trump administration official told NBC News that Obama had made it clear to Trump that he was "not a fan of Michael Flynn". Yates , according ...


South Korea Votes: A New Day for North-South Relations?

The upcoming election, which will take place on May 9, is no different. With former President Park, Trump would have had a partner willing to take a hard line...


AAP suspends Kapil Mishra from party

He has crossed all the limits of lying. "If he (Mishra) has proof, he should show the documents". "Jain will file a defamation case against him (Mishra) for...


Another US Citizen Has Been Detained in North Korea

Kim Hak-song worked at Pyongyang University of Science and Technology (PUST) and previously described himself as a Christian missionary, according to Reuters...


Malaysia, North Korea Asian Cup qualifier to go ahead in Pyongyang

David Lee, another former classmate in the USA, said that Kim would send food to North Korea out of concern for the starving people. North Korea confirmed las...


Switzerland welcomes Macron's election but stresses hard road ahead

European Parliament President Antonio Tajani told AFP: "We have received a vote of confidence from France in the European Union". Putin had spoken favorably a...


Donald Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner's family apologizes for China name drop

A spokesman for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce did not immediately respond to a request for comment. His point was that there's the appearance of the Kushners i...


French President-elect Emmanuel Macron prepares for challenges ahead

Macron's decisive victory in the French elections will have short and long term economic and financial markets implications, according to Vincent Deluard, an an...


'We will get this done' Trump promises Israeli-Palestinian peace

The long-shot effort to bring peace - which has eluded U.S. presidents since the 1970s - got off to a rocky start early in Trump's administration. The sourc...


Upheaval in AAP, Kejri in graft soup

The Delhi chief minister has not yet reacted to the allegations, but his Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has strongly defended him and rubbished the allegations of Mishra...


Women march in Venezuelan capital against socialist govt

On May 1, Maduro called for the creation of a constituent assembly to draft a new constitution as a way out of the political impasse. Right-wing leaders say t...


Everything you need to know about Sally Yates

She did not specify what that was. "General Flynn was given the highest security clearance by the Obama Administration - but the Fake News seldom likes talkin...


FBI Investigating Possible Leaks To Rudy Giuliani About Hillary Clinton Email Investigation

In an interview with Christiane Amanpour at a Woman for Woman event on Tuesday, she claimed if the election had been earlier, she would be president; "It wasn...


Valtteri Bottas wins his first Formula One Grand Prix

Raikkonen took third, 10.3 seconds further back. "Amazing." Said Bottas. "It took quite a while, more than eighty races for me, but definitely worth the wait,...


Pakistani, Afghan Military Officials Agree To Defuse Border Tension

Tension has been increasing in recent months with each side accusing the other of not doing enough to stop militants engaging in cross-border raids. However, ...


Theresa May 'more in touch' than Nicola Sturgeon, says Ruth Davidson

Ms Sturgeon started the first full week of campaigning at Inveralmond Brewery in Perth with local SNP MP Pete Wishart, where she practised pulling pints. Ms Dav...


Irish beach reappears 33 years after vanishing into Atlantic Ocean

However, after a freak tide, hundreds of thousands of tons of sand have been dumped on the beach over the span of ten days recreating the 300 metre long beach. ...


Nikkei hits 17-month high at outset on Macron French presidency win

He only truly entered the public discourse when he rebelled against Hollande's socialist party and ran as an independent presidential candidate for his En Marc...


The Unlikely Revival of Scottish Conservatism

Thomas Kerr said Scots wanted to send a message to Nicola Sturgeon that they did not want another independence referendum after he became the Tories first counc...


Mattis: US reviewing Syria safe zones but has many questions

Political and armed opposition groups have rejected the proposal, saying Russian Federation has been unwilling or unable to get Assad and his Iranian-backed m...


North Korea Detains 4th American: State Media

Kim is a former professor at Yanbian University of Science and Technology in China, close to the Korean border. North Korea says it has detained another US ci...


Passenger David Dao Settles With Airline Over Dragging Incident

The footage showed airport police officers pulling the 69-year-old father of five from his seat and dragging him down the aisle. Dr. David Dao will receive an...


Ismail Haniya elected new political chief of Hamas

He also said that Hamas movement is pumping new blood into its leadership, referring to electing Yehya al-Sinwar, as the leader of the movement in the Gaza ...


Trump in-laws promote thorny visa-for-sale program in China

Meyer was promoting the controversial (though legal) EB-5 immigrant investor visa program, which gives foreign investors a path to citizenship if they invest ...


More Violence In Coligny As Police Use Rubber Bullets To Protect Houses

Meanwhile, at the house that was set alight, one farm owner threatened journalists with a firearm, saying he would shoot them if they did not leave. Residents...


Labour loses Glasgow in local elections

He added that "losing any seats and candidates in Glasgow is disappointing for us", but said it is too early to tell if the SNP will win a majority. Green co-...


Threat closes Colorado school after Trump pinata allegation

Foster said officials were notified of the threat early Monday morning and consulted with the Johnstown Police Department. "There are so many other ways we ca...