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Violent clashes at German nationalist conference

Frauke Petry's appeal at a party convention in the western city of Cologne appeared to reveal a growing split among the populist party's leading figures. "We ha...


Arab League calls for worldwide protection for Palestinians held by Israel

There are fears that the hunger strike - observed by 1187 detainees, according to Israel's prison service - could fuel tensions across the Palestinian areas...


Happy Days actress Erin Moran is found dead aged 56

An autopsy is pending. However, in his radio interview Monday, the 56-year-old actor said he was a "little shocked but not completely shocked that this happen...


Russia says US airstrike on Syria damages peace process

In other words, the Syrian war has once again become a complex and internationalized civil war. North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member Turkey considers the Y...


Thai father hangs infant daughter on Facebook Live then takes own life

Police Maj. Prawat Tantibhussapun said the father's cousin was browsing Facebook on Monday and came across the live video in which the man, identified as 20-y...


Chris Soules Made 911 Call After Fatal Crash and Checked Victim's Pulse

Soules is charged with leaving the scene of a fatal crash. Soules was arrested early in the morning on Tuesday around 1:16 a.m after his truck collided into...


Trump marking Holocaust remembrance vows to combat denialism

Trump also drew fire in February for remaining silent for several days over anti-Semitic threats against Jewish community centers, before condemning them as "ho...


Stanley Cup Playoffs 2017: Marcus Johansson puts Capitals in second round

As a Calder Trophy finalist and the team's scoring leader in his rookie campaign, the Scottsdale, Ariz., native wrapped up his year with 40 goals and 69 points,...


Freeland touts progress on softwood, vows to be 'tough' with US

Canada's foreign minister on Tuesday said her nation would fight tariffs from President Trump's administration that it finds unfair. "It may be enough to stem...


Trump Blocked From Withholding Funds From Sanctuary Cities

It also said the ruling is a gift to the criminal gang and cartel element in the country, empowering the worst kind of human trafficking and sex trafficking, ...


USA objects to Russia's veto on United Nations resolution concerning Syria

Tillerson said President Donald Trump's administration was of the view that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad "cannot stay in power". U.S. Ambassador to the ...


Trump Lied About His Relationship With Steve Bannon

It has only been a matter of days since the White House chief strategist was removed from the National Security Council - a move described at the time as a ...


AAP blames EVM tampering for its debacle in MCD

While party chief and CM, Arvind Kejriwal is yet to speak on the issue, other party members have happily stuck to the tune of poll rigging. The credit of victor...


HR group urges China to release N Korean refugees

Seoul and Washington say the sole goal of THAAD is to defend against North Korean missiles, but China is concerned the system's powerful radar can penetrate...


US sets up missile defense in S. Korea as North shows power

Seoul and Washington say the sole goal of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system is to defend against North Korean missiles, but China is concer...


Jammu and Kashmir government orders suspension of internet services for a month

In a statement, the local government said the services were "being misused by anti-national and anti-social elements" and should be blocked for one month or unt...


Milovan Rajevac hired to coach Thailand's national team

He takes over from Kiatisak Senamuang, who stepped down following a series of defeats in the recent World Cup qualifiers. "The Football Association of Thaila...


Manoj Tiwari thanks Delhi people for MCD victory, recalls Sukma martyrs

Meanwhile, Kejriwal had already claimed that he will launch a "movement" if the exit poll results turn out to be true. The three civic bodies cover 68 of the ...


US Moves THAAD Anti-Missile to South Korea, Sparking Protests

The South's Yonhap news agency cited a government source as saying the exercise was the North's "largest ever" and was presumed to have been overseen by leader ...


VK Sasikala banners removed from party headquarters in Chennai — AIADMK merger

Jayalalithaa", K.C.Palaniswamy, former parliamentarian told IANS. Panneerselvam had Monday said that a "conducive" atmosphere was evolving in both camps for t...


US Treasury sanctions Syrian officials over sarin attack

The sanctions mean U.S. banks must freeze the employees' assets and American companies are banned from doing business with them. One official said the sanctio...


Le Pen's father says campaign was too laid back

Two weeks ago, Le Pen made a statement downplaying France's role in the Holocaust, which caused outrage among French voters and her political rivals and reignit...


Ivanka Trump booed at Berlin Women's Summit after defending her dad

However, things took an awkward turn when a discussion on paid leave began upon which Ivanka began describing her father as an advocate for women. "And who ar...


US Defense Secretary Mattis Says Syria Still Has Chemical Weapons

He referred to the April 6 USA launch of 59 Tomahawk missiles against Al-Shayrat Air Base in Syria that Trump authorized in retaliation for the regime of dict...


Air China resumes booking flights to North Korea

The destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyers is conducting bilateral maritime exercises with a South Korean destroyer in waters west of the Korean Peninsula Tuesday and We...


Muslim candidate leading in Jakarta poll pledges to safeguard unity

Basuki Tjahaja Purnama is facing a Muslim challenger, heavyweight ex-minister Anies Baswedan, in a neck-and neck race to lead the teeming capital of 10 million ...


Mallya arrested in London

Despite multiple injunctions, Mallya has failed to appear before the Indian courts. A Metropolitan Police statement said officers from the Extradition Unit ...


Prosecutors: Dortmund Bus Bomber Was Carrying Out Get-Rich-Quick Scheme

However, in the days following the incident, a suspect with ties to Islamic movements was arrested and the local prosecutors added that a letter had been found ...


138 soldiers killed in Taliban attack: Afghanistan declares day of mourning

John Nicholson avoided offering specifics about Russia's involvement in the Afghan war. Gunmen in soldiers' uniforms and armed with suicide vests entered the ...


Afghan district officials injured in bomb attack

Ataullah Khogyani, spokesman for the provincial governor in Nangarhar, said the number of Islamic State group dead was up from the 36 reported a day earlier. ...


Former 'Bachelor' star Chris Soules arrested after deadly crash

Police officers at the moment aren't sure of how Soules managed to get home, considering he left his truck at the scene. The Buchanan County Sheriff's office...


Labour set to fall behind the Tories in Wales, new poll claims

The 21-point lead for the Tories shows Mr Corbyn's vigorous start to campaigning, which has included pledges to introduce four new bank holidays, has not had mu...


Korea displays advanced missiles in huge parade

His visit comes just after a failed missile launch by the North. As well as celebrating the Day of the Sun , the nation's most important holiday, North Korea...


Hollande endorses centrist presidential candidate

The defeated candidates in first round of the elections - François Fillon, of the centre-right, who took 19.91% of the vote, and hard-left nominee Jean-Luc Méle...


Imran Khan to hold protest rally to demand Nawaz Sharif's resignation

Nisar added that the apex court's decision to further investigate allegations of corruption against the prime minister should be accepted in all its merit. Oppo...