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X-ray services at Basingstoke hospital hit in NHS cyber attack

The government is not legally bound to notify at-risk companies. Carmaker Renault said one of its French plants, which employs 3,500 people, wasn't reopening ...


WSJ Poll: Just 29 Percent Approve of Trump's Firing of James Comey

More than a lack of momentum on major policy goals, Trump is said to be seething over the flood of leaks pouring out of the White House and into news reports ....


Carlstadt plane crash: Building fires as jet goes down near

Flight data compiled by Flightaware, a website that tracks plane movements, said the Learjet 35 had started the day at Teterboro and flown to MA before flying t...


Africa should support Belt and Road Initiative

The Belt and Road Forum was attended by some 200 senior officials from around the world and heads of state of 29 countries, including Russian President Vladimir...


Trump Got Democrats And Republicans To Agree On Something

And now, ex-intelligence chief James Clapper - who worked for President Barack Obama - worries that the USA democratic system of checks and balances and the sep...


Expelled AAP minister Kapil Mishra faints

She said Mishra would face the consequences of the false allegations he has made. In another press conference, AAP MLAs Goel and Yadav denied links with the e...


Russia's Putin performs impromptu piano recital ahead of Trump meeting

He added that global leaders needed to discuss cyber security at a "serious political level" and said the USA has backed away from signing a cyber security ag...


Belt and Road Quest Not Aimed at Forming Small Group

Some experts say China may be trying to increase its worldwide influence too quickly. "We have been urging China to engage in a meaningful dialogue", the Indi...


Accusation of crematorium at prison

It said most of the victims had been civilians who opposed the government, and the mass killings had been created to "crush any form of dissent within the Syria...


Former PM John Howard slams Scott Morrison over bank tax

On Thursday night, federal senator Derryn Hinch outlined details of a letter he wrote to the AFP asking for an investigation. Treasurer Scott Morrison justifi...


Kara McCollough's reign as Miss USA off to a rocky start

Kára responded that she "definitely" believed it was a privilege . "So therefore, we need to continue to cultivate this environment that we're given the oppo...


Chargesheet filed in Najeeb Ahmed ransom case

Delhi Police was probing the case of the student who had been missing since October 14 a year ago. The court noted that Delhi Police had implemented all direc...


Centre delaying appointment of two new ministers: Kejriwal

But surprisingly, both Vishwas and Mishra had received personal support of Arvind Kejriwal at the time of party formation despite reservations against them by s...


Assad Regime Using Crematorium to Hide Continuing Executions, State Department Says

Sometimes as many as 70 prisoners are crammed into cells that were meant to hold five people. The US State Department has released newly-declassified photogra...


Russia-backed safe zone plans a bid to divide Syria, say opponents

The U.S.is not party to the agreement and the Syrian rivals have not signed on to the deal. The Observatory and al-Masalmeh said government forces targeted a ...


White House: Blame cyberattack on hackers, not spy agencies

Bossert said he spoke to his counterpart in Great Britain and learned that "they have a feeling of control over this ransomware event". President Donald Tru...


Syrian crematory hides prison 'murders'

Stuart Jones, the acting U.S. assistant secretary for Near Eastern Affairs, said Syrian President Bashar Assad's government "has sunk to a new level of depra...


Sturgeon Claims Independent Scotland Will Rejoin EU in Stages, Without Euro

Labour claimed that the SNP's approach to the currency was "a shambles" while the Conservatives said Ms Sturgeon's remarks showed that she was "flimsy and ins...


Cancer shock: Young Demons star to undergo surgery

Mr Mahoney commented on the video and said the club does not condone smoking but understood Hogan's family situation. Roughead knows first-hand that the outpo...


Sandiganbayan denies Napoles' request for NBI detention

She also made this particular request in a letter dated May 5, addressed to Justice Secretary Vitaliano N. Aguirre II. Chief Inspector Kimberly Molitas, NCRPO...


UN Security Council condemns North Korea missile test, vows sanctions

It signaled to apply new sanctions. Russian President Vladimir Putin, speaking in China, condemned North Korea's latest missile launch as "dangerous" but caut...


Busy day for French president: Names PM, meets with Merkel

Merkel and Macron want to kick-start ties with an alliance some German media have dubbed "Merkron", stressing that the European Union is resilient despite Brita...


Ivory Coast defense minister says deal reached with soldiers

When a group of them apologized to President Alassane Ouattara and the head of the army on national television last week, dissatisfied soldiers took to the stre...


Merkel's party wins election in rivals' German heartland

Armin Laschet (L), Christian Democratic Union (CDU) leader in North Rhine-Westphalia, casts ballot for the regional state elections of North Rhine-Westphalia at...


Russian Federation ready to play constructive role in resolving North Korea's nuclear threat

Moon told Xi that it would be easier to settle the missile-defense issue if North Korea wasn't engaging in provocations, the statement said . Japanese offi...


Election 2017: Tories promise to protect European Union migrants after Brexit

Listing 11 commitments, May said she would increase the "national living wage" in line with median earnings, give new protections to "gig" economy workers and o...


PA Envoy: 'I Promise There Will Be a Palestinian State'

The White House told reporters last week that Trump had yet to decide what he would do on that front. Israel occupied the West Bank and east Jerusalem in ...


State Dept.: Syria Is Getting Rid of Bodies in Crematorium

To support the claim today, Jones cited reports from global monitoring groups, the press and US intelligence - including new satellite photos the State Depart...


CPEC is not directed at India, says China

A day before the Summit, Baglay had said in New Delhi that, "Guided by our principled position in the matter, we have been urging China to engage in a meaningfu...


Oil prices build on gains on expectation of extended crude supply cut

All Russian oil companies share the position of the Russian Ministry of Energy to extend the agreement on reducing oil production for another 9 months , Energy...


UN Security Council threatens DPRK with new sanctions for missile tests

The North Korean missile test occurred days after Moon Jae-in, of the liberal Democratic Party of Korea, was sworn in as the president of South Korea, replacing...


Latest missile can carry nuclear warhead: N. Korea

Had the mid-range missile been fired towards a real target at a normal trajectory, experts told Reuters it could have reached as far as 4,000km, potentially p...


Olympics - France's Macron to support Paris bid in Lausanne

The IOC s 11-member evaluation commission, who examined rival bidders Los Angeles last week, started their day with a visit to the Eiffel Tower, the iconic back...


Creative and Unique Last Minute Mother's Day Gift Ideas

Dad and mom gave me $5 and bought me a bicycle if I agreed to have my tonsils removed when I was about seven years old. Since 2013, North York Moms has been a...


Cinco de Mayo 2017: All the Memes You Need to See

The holiday has really taken off in the U.S. since then and people today celebrate with parades, parties, mariachi music, and traditional Mexican foods. Trump h...