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UN almost doubles appeal for South Sudan refugees

PoE said it had interviewed one Pierre Dadak, a jailed polish arms dealer who revealed that between January and June 2014, the Sudan Peoples' Liberation Army-In...


Xi urges countries to coordinate policies, reject protectionism

The deals yielded a list of 270 deliverables in areas such as policy coordination, infrastructure building, trade, investments and finance as well as people-to-...


North Korea a flagrant menace, says Trump's White House

Also, these missiles are senseless in case of a China's potential attack on the USA - there missiles will also go over Russian territory, but through the North ...


How Some Abducted Chibok Girls Refused To Return Home - Negotiator

The eight-year Boko Haram insurgency has killed some 20 000 people and forced at least 2.6 million others to flee their homes. "Many of you will have also f...


China's Xi appeals to foreign leaders for freer trade

Almost 30 world leaders are taking part in the global summit on China's Silk Road plan, a huge infrastructure project which Beijing hopes will revive ancient ...


Elton John shows love for once-estranged mom

In 2016, the Rocket Man confirmed he had buried the hatchet with his mother ahead of her 90th birthday party, where he also performed. "Out of respect for my ...


House on rejecting Duterte impeachment

Monday's session was the first step in the impeachment process, with the justice committee tasked to determine whether the verified complint was "sufficient in ...


Bafta win for Happy Valley as The Crown leaves empty handed

BBC 2 documentary Muslims Like Us was also recognised last night, winning an award for the best reality show. The Crown stars Claire Foy, Jared Harris and J...


France's new president moves quickly on first full day in office

The grandson of a dockworker, according to French media, Philippe is a boxer and, like Macron, graduated from France's elite ENA, the National School of Adminis...


Now what? Election puts BC into political parts unknown

The NDP claimed the Courtney-Comox riding by just nine votes, which will mean a recount. Horgan said he also looks forward to a final result by May 22, with t...


Justice Officials To Interview These Four People For FBI Director

After that, the president said he had already chose to fire Comey and that he was going to do it regardless of whether or not Rosenstein recommended it. Senior ...


Full transcript: Sally Yates and James Clapper testify on Russian election interference

He alleged without evidence that Yates was a supporter of Hillary Clinton, whom Trump defeated in the November presidential election. Yates and Clapper sai...


Turkey blocks German lawmaker visit to soldiers at air base

The lawmakers were denied a visit to the base as it was not deemed appropriate at this time, sources in Turkey's foreign ministry told Reuters news agency, wi...


Hong Kong rejects asylum for refugees who sheltered Snowden

He brought him to their homes in 2013 just after the former National Security Agency contractor revealed he had leaked classified information to the press revea...


Harvard Constitutional Scholar Calls For Trump Impeachment Probe

The "Doomsday Clock", which members of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists' Science and Security Board have maintained since 1947 as a measure of "how close...


Donald Trump forbids James Comey from leaking to media in veiled tweet

When it comes to any potential recordings of conversations with fired Federal Bureau of Investigation head James Comey, there is bipartisan agreement that the p...


Pentagon chief: USA studying Moscow's Syria safe zone plan

The deal was signed Thursday by Russian Federation and Iran, who support the Assad regime, and Turkey, who backs the opposition. The channel added that the ev...


World leaders approve joint communique, outcome list for Belt and Road cooperation

India treats the entire Jammu and Kashmir as its integral part. "Trade is the important engine of economic development", Mr Xi said. President Xi made the r...


South African Opposition Wants Secret Ballot on Zuma Vote

South Africa's highest court weighed Monday whether lawmakers can cast secret ballots in a no-confidence vote in President Jacob Zuma, who faces growing critici...


United States lawmakers ask Trump to turn over any Comey tapes

USA intelligence agencies have made clear their conclusion that Russian Federation meddled in the 2016 election. Trump tweeted on Friday that " James Comey b...


Corbyn plays down Watson's warning of 'mountain to climb' before polling day

Waiting lists are soaring and, and as we saw last week, Tory cuts have exposed patient services to cyber attack. There will also be new returnships, internshi...


North Korea Reportedly Launched A Missile Test

Kishida says he and South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se shared the view that dialogue is important for resolving the North Korean tensions. North Kore...


Police used stun gun, chokehold in fatal Vegas Strip arrest

Police say the incident began when the man approached two officers inside the Venetian hotel and casino about 1am Sunday, reports the AP. Both officers followed...


Conway slams media in wake of Comey's firing

Gingrich continued, saying: "We are surrounded by 24-hour a day leaks and I think we are much better off to have these things out in the open", said Gingrich. T...


Ransomware attack should be wake-up call for govts

National Security Agency, which routinely searches for flaws in software and builds tools to exploit them. The NSA alerted Microsoft about the issue three mon...


Kurdish-led forces say they will advance on IS capital

But the tone of Erdogan's comments, four days before he is due in Washington to meet Trump, contrasted with angry rebukes from Ankara earlier this week, when th...


Indira Gandhi most acceptable PM till today, says Pranab Mukherjee

He recalled that after being elected party president on January 2, 1978, she had taken only until January 20 to finish the process of formation of the working c...


President Trump meets with Russia's top diplomat

As I was finishing this animation, the Senate committee investigating Russia's meddling in the US presidential election subpoenaed Michael Flynn . The White Ho...


India's opposition to OBOR regrettable, not problem: Chinese Media

Xi addressed nearly 30 leaders on the second day of a forum on his new Silk Road plan, an infrastructure project Beijing hopes will revive ancient trade rou...


Government pushes on with company tax cuts

It sees the unemployment rate at 5.75 percent in 2017/18, easing from a 13-month high of 5.9 percent now while it pegged the consumer price index (CPI) at 2 per...


Trump mulling over Jerusalem embassy move: Tillerson

During a joint press conference following the meeting, in which the officials reiterated the principles they agreed on in their meeting, the foreign minister hi...


Bennett: Peace agreement that divides Jerusalem 'bound to fail'

But there has been no movement on that pledge so far. Ramallah -Israeli sources said that Transportation Minister Israel Katz would present to US President Do...


Blue House: S.Korean leader Moon discuss N.Korea with China's Xi

Trump and Moon appear at odds over how to deal with Pyongyang's missile and nuclear programs, with the USA president favoring economic sanctions and military fo...


Detention of fourth United States citizen by N. Korea 'concerning': White House

The United States Defense Secretary Jim Mattis promised that the United States is ready for any attack from North Korea under Kim's regime. It noted that du...


UK Conservatives have 15 point lead over Labour - Opinium poll

The Conservatives say that Mr Corbyn can not deliver his pledge to pensioners as his sums don't add up. By resourcing hospitals to deliver the 18-week referra...