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100 dead and wounded after attackers in uniform storm Afghan army base

Other army officials confirmed that the attackers entered the base in disguise. He said four police were wounded in the blast. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mu...


Jakarta's Christian Governor Loses Election, so What's Next for Islamic Blasphemy Case?

A former Indonesian education minister won the race for Jakarta governor yesterday after a polarising campaign that cast a shadow over Indonesia's reputation ...


Senate has votes to confirm Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court

In exit polls, 21 percent of voters called Supreme Court appointments "the most important factor" for their votes, and among those people 56 percent voted for T...


Iran foreign minister says USA must meet own obligations for nuclear deal

Trump, speaking Thursday in a White House news conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, says there "is no give up" even after the White House's f...


Pence says US committed to Australian alliance

Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce, NSW Treasurer Dominic Perrottet, and Australian ambassador to the US Joe Hockey were on hand to meet the vice president whe...


Federal Bureau of Investigation obtained court order to monitor ex-Trump adviser

But Page, who has repeatedly changed his tune on the extent of his ties to Russian Federation, then claimed that he could not recall. The agency obtained the ...


Trump Weighs in on French Election After Paris Terror Attack

Meanwhile, Barack Obama spoke to 39-year-old Macron on Thursday about the "important upcoming presidential election in France", a spokesman for the former U.S...


North Korea Threatens America With 'Super-Mighty Preemptive Strike'

North Korea's forces are heavily dug-in and are capable of inflicting massive damage on South Korea. State controlled media claimed North Korea could "imme...


One person dead after Greyhound bus crash near Quesnel

All four vehicles were travelling north on the highway at the time of the crash. One of those people was airlifted to hospital while the others were taken by ...


Henrique Capriles banned from public office

But he has been disqualified from holding office for what the national comptroller's office call "administrative irregularities". He says it is due to a capital...


Trump Seems Confused About Who The Leader Of North Korea Is

On Monday, the paper again called for China to cut off most oil supplies to North Korea if there was another nuclear test. North Korea was ready to trot, and,...


British Parliament Backs Holding Early Election on June 8

The Labour party is in total disarray and there is no prospect of the Conservatives losing their grip on power up to the scheduled date of what should hav...


United States backtracks on 'armada' sailing towards N. Korea

White House officials said on Tuesday they were relying on guidance from the Defense Department. The strike group - including the 97,000-ton carrier and its 6...


Egyptian President to visit Saudi Arabia after tensions

Saudi Arabia supported Egypt with billions of dollars in aid after the ouster of the Islamist president Mohamed Morsi in 2013. Mattis in turn "reiterated t...


Venezuela: Ten people killed in Caracas looting incident

Overall, at least 20 people have been killed in the unrest that erupted after the government-stacked Supreme Court gutted congress of its last vestiges of power...


Two Japanese destroyers depart for possible drill with U.S. carrier group

Speaking to Fox News , the United States president said of the aircraft carrier's re-routing: "We are sending an armada, very powerful. Very powerful", were t...


North Korea: US's sword is ready to chop Pyongyang

The DPRK has conducted multiple missile tests and two nuclear tests in the past 18 months, with the United States' recent deployment of an aircraft carrier unit...


Peace with North Korea remains possible thanks to China, Pence says

Trump reportedly had a testy first call because of the refugee issue. Pence and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull repeatedly praised the decades-long American-A...


United States anticipated North Korea missile test that failed - adviser with Pence

After inspecting an honor guard, Kim, in a black suit, watched the parade pour into Kim Il-Sung Square, accompanied by top military and party leaders, state te...


Officer Killed, 2 Wounded In Shooting On Paris' Champs Elysees

Yesterday, French authorities said a suspect sought by Belgian police, who was suspected of having planned to travel to France on Thursday, had handed himself i...


Paris shooting will have 'big effect' on French election

Emerging from an emergency meeting of security officials, Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve announced a full mobilisation of security forces, including elite u...


Hundreds of Palestinian prisoners launch mass hunger strike

It is known that he has been placed into solitary confinement. While Palestinian prisoners have mounted hunger strikes before, it has rarely on such a large s...


Russian expert points to Fillon as best French presidential candidate for Moscow

Her party advocates France's withdrawal from the European Union and has been condemned for xenophobia and hostility to Islam. French authorities previously foi...


South Korea on alert over nuke fears

South Korea was on heightened alert on Friday ahead of another important anniversary in North Korea, with a large concentration of military hardware amassed on ...


Pence set to rid Korean Peninsula of nuclear weapons

But time and again , the regime had answered the overtures with "willful deception, with broken promises, and nuclear and missile tests", he said . "And the...


Former South Korean President Indicted

Park's indictment follows months of street protests as the corruption scandal unfolded, culminating in her ouster and arrest last month. Samsung's contribut...


United States 'not looking for fight' with North Korea

This comes in the wake of multiple North Korean missile tests. Beijing has always been concerned about potential instability in North Korea should the regime i...


Fighter pilot from aircraft carrier Carl Vinson ejects safely at sea

But - and this is the key - there was a narrative out there that a USA aircraft carrier was headed into a very significant and conspicuous part of the western P...


Accused Paris gunman previously threatened police, but not on any watch list

The famous shopping street in the heart of the city, which is usually teaming with tourists and Parisians, was blocked by armed police and metro stations in the...


Pence aims to reassure Australia, lay out US priorities for Pacific Rim

US Homeland Security officials have been on Nauru and Manus Island in Papua New Guinea to do fingerprinting and security interviews with refugees in the past fe...


Trump 'Throws Out' Indian From Top Post

Murthy was asked to resign from his duties as Surgeon General after assisting in a smooth transition into the new Trump administration, PTI quoted US Department...


Jeremy Corbyn says election is not a 'foregone conclusion'

The Lib Dems point to the by-election success in Richmond Park - where former Tory Zac Goldsmith was defeated as an independent - as an indication that Remain-s...


On day 40 of their protest, TN farmers drink urine

Ayyakkannu is leading the farmers' protest. "We are not getting water to drink in Tamil Nadu, and PM Modi has been ignoring our thirst". He reportedly said th...


Replacing Chelsea captain Terry not easy for Conte

Should they lose this, they'll set a record for consecutive FA Cup semi-final defeats (Chelsea also six between 1920 and 1966). Their front line is possibly the...


US Fighter Pilot Approaching USS Carl Vinson Ejects from Jet

Carl Vinson wasn't actually steaming toward the Korean Peninsula. Amid growing tensions between the U.S. and North Korea, U.S. Pacific Command announced on A...