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Labour leader Corbyn says could suspend Syria air strikes if elected

The UK Independence Party has lost its leader and its goal since convincing enough English voters to take the country out of the European Union. Since the sho...


Chechen Leader Denies Reports of Gay Pogrom

Gay Russian asylees who are now living stateside read the disturbing accounts, which officials said were compiled from reports from Novaya Gazeta , as well as ...


Dems say Trump can avert shutdown risk if he relents on wall

A Republican congressional aide said over the weekend that Democrats may agree to some aspects of the border wall, including new surveillance equipment and ac...


Welsh electoral 'earthquake' of Tory gains suggested by poll

Their surprise 10-point lead points to Labour MPs" worst fears that the "Corbyn effect' is combining with May's growing popularity to radically slash the part...


Kerala minister MM Mani in trouble for 'anti-women' remarks

Mani said he would resign only if party asks him to. While addressing a public meeting Mani cast aspersions on the character of women activists who he report...


North Korea warns Trump: 'We're ready to launch nuclear strike'

Pyongyang threatened to launch a strike in response to what it's describing as American provocation. As tensions heighten in the peninsula, China's foreign m...


Oil prices rebound after Kuwait supports oil deal extension

Data from Baker Hughes suggests output is rebounding in the USA with explorers adding rigs for over three months. Brent for June settlement on Friday decli...


Satellite spots 'volleyball games' at North Korea nuclear test site

But if you thought the North Koreans were taking a break, it's more likely that the games were staged knowing the outside world is looking. South Korea's Air ...


Trump to visit, speak at US Holocaust museum this week

Earlier at the government's weekly meeting, Netanyahu said the Jews has become "from the people that is a driven leaf, helpless, to a sovereign people with a de...


Police stop 12-year-old boy from driving across Australia

Police said the child, who did not produce a driving licence, had already made his way across a third of the country when he was stopped. The journey to Perth...


Jakarta Governor may escape jail term

The polarizing campaign has undermined Indonesia's reputation for practicing a moderate form of Islam and given hardline Islamic groups a national stage. Religi...


China's first unmanned cargo spacecraft launched

Tianzhou spacecraft would be used to deliver fuel and cargo to it. The Tianzhou-1 spacecraft successfully enters orbit taking the country a step closer to bu...


UK lawmakers back prime minister's call for June 8 election

Labour veteran Dennis Skinner, one of those who voted against holding an election, told MPs earlier in the House of Commons that May should ban all Tory MPs inv...


Russia-US relations at an 'all-time low' following Syria strike

Stopping just short of accusing Russian Federation of complicity with the sarin gas attack against civilians April 4, Trump said it's "certainly possible" that ...


Pence praises moderate Islam in Indonesia

FILE - In this April 11, 2017, file photo, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull takes a tour during a four day visit in Mumbai, India. United States vic...


In wake of tense Trump call, Pence aims to soothe Australia

In South Korea and Japan, Pence played down protectionist declarations of "America first" and reaffirmed United States treaty commitments to the security of the...


House intel panel to hear from top officials on Russia probe

The committee asked FBI Director James Comey and National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers to appear at a closed hearing on May 2. These hearings are the...


Some US companies that have left or scaled back in Venezuela

Three people were killed late Wednesday as tens of thousands of people took the streets to demand fresh presidential elections and the release of jailed opposi...


New England Patriots' QB Tom Brady skips offseason workouts opener, White House

Trump did not mention Brady, who was awarded the Super Bowl MVP award and whom he has called a friend, in his absence. With the Patriots lined up behind hi...


As Trump warned North Korea, his 'armada' was headed toward Australia

The perceived communications mix-up has raised eyebrows among Korea experts, who wonder whether it erodes the Trump administration's credibility at a time whe...


Tiger hits a few shots, but unsure of comeback

TGR Design has now designed 10 courses in different parts of the world, including two that have been completed and opened, Bluejack National outside of Houston...


Most Americans think corporations, wealthy pay too little tax

Sixty-seven percent of those polled say corporations are not paying enough in taxes, compared to 19 percent who say they are paying their fair share and 9 perce...


Silence on triple talaq like Draupadi episode : UP CM Yogi Adityanath

We should also proceed on the formula of a new India. "We do not want that there is conflict within the Muslim community over this issue". Adityanath also s...


French police thwart attack days before election

Macron, an independent centrist with pro-business, pro-European. She and the bankers' candidate Emmanuel Macron , had previously seemed like the contenders i...


President Buhari congratulates Turkey on successful referendum

Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman, James Slack, told reporters in London on Tuesday. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has also suggested holding a referend...


European leaders respond cautiously to Turkey vote

Under the changes, President Erdogan could stay in power through 2029. Sources in Erdogan's office said on Sunday that he told Prime Minister Binali Yildirim ...


Syrian President Assad's allies say US attack crosses 'red lines'

National security advisor H.R. McMaster listens as President Trump speaks at Mar-a-Lago. Syrian activists and state media said the overnight airstrike by th...


Palestinians in Israeli jails hold mass hunger strike

The Times makes no mention of Barghouti's history, referring to him at the bottom of the op-ed as "a Palestinian leader and parliamentarian". Barghouti is ser...


Walt Disney World pushes projection mapping in new fireworks show

One of the more intriguing revelations from the panel was that guests can "build a reputation" at Star Wars Land. Designer Doug Chiang said his inspiratio...


Teenage girl dies after shark attack in Western Australia

The teenager's mother and two younger sisters are believed to have watched the attack helplessly from the beach during the family's Easter holiday. The websit...