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China Defends Scrapping Presidential Term Limit

That move follows complaints that China isn't open enough about how it funds its military or what the goals of its massive campaign of expansion and modernizati...


Benjamin and Sara Netanyahu to be Questioned at Same Time Friday

Netanyahu was questioned for an eighth time by police Friday over fresh allegations, but protests his innocence and accuses the media and police of a witch-hun...


Weakened Merkel has her work cut out to make coalition last

But it is surely the beginning of the end. Chancellor Angela Merkel and Germans can breathe a sigh of relief now that the center-left Social Democrats have vo...


No missile talks until West gives up its N-weapons: Iran

His comments came as French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian is scheduled to visit Iran this week. With Trump warning of a last chance for "the worst deal ...


Secret Service: Man shot himself near White House

The Secret Service also tweeted that pedestrian and vehicular traffic around the White House has been affected by the incident. The man's name has not been r...


Trump, Merkel concerned over Putin's new weapons

When NBC News asked Putin about the rhetoric directed at his country, he responded: "My point of view is that the individuals that have said that a new Cold War...


Area Middle School Suspends Dozens Of Students After Walkout

It circulated on social media Thursday evening and Friday morning. The suspect made statements to police corroborating his involvement in the threat. School ...


White House Preps for HR McMaster's Departure

Vincent Brooks at U.S. Forces Korea or becoming the first commander of the new U.S. Army Future's Command, which will focus on modernizing the force. "There are...


European Union to tech companies: you have one hour to remove terrorist content

The Commission's guidelines say web companies need humans overseeing content removal to make sure automated tools don't excessively or incorrect remove cont...


Two Australians hurt in Kabul vehicle bomb

No group claimed responsibility for the incident yet. Camera IconResidents walk though the site of a suicide attack in Kabul , Afghanistan, Friday, March 2, ...


Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang accorded ceremonial welcome at Rashtrapati Bhavan

India already has two blocks for oil exploration in the South China Sea (SCS), despite criticism from China. He said that Vietnam and India have long-stan...


UFC 222 Fight Card: Betting Odds, Start Time For Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya

On Kunitskaya: "You have to always respect your opponent". The 32-year-old's victory over Holm marked the first time she has gone the distance during her cur...


Space signals shine light on first stars

Telescopes basically cannot get pictures so ancient and distant stars, but radio waves, generated at the time of their "awakening", will help us to know when i...


Pentagon: We already know about Russia's nuclear weapons

Nobody listened to us. "Now, listen to us". "In an address to the Russian people, Vladimir Putin claims he's developed a new arsenal of weapons the USA ca...


Former Afghan President Sees Russia as Key to Peace With Taliban

Kabul :The Afghanistan special forces have detained a German national who had been fighting along with the Taliban for nearly a year, officials said on Thursday...


US Plans to Sell Antitank Missiles to Ukraine

The Raytheon/Lockheed Martin Javelin Joint Venture would be the prime contractor on the sale. The missiles will come from existing U.S. Army stockpiles. Howev...


A Gold Medal & New Faces

They played well and when they put us in trouble, we couldn't handle it. A Season 21 episode titled " Boy Meets Curl " resurfaced in the wake of the curling ...


Turkish deputy FM defends Operation Olive Branch at the UN

A Czech court released Muslim, who was detained at the weekend and is wanted by Turkey on terror charges, his lawyer said. Muslim was president until previo...


Jordan slams Israel after Christian leaders close Jerusalem holy site

The legislation was angrily opposed by church leaders, as was a recent decision by the city of Jerusalem to freeze the assets of the churches until they pay m...


'Most wanted' Syrian Kurdish leader arrested in Prague at Turkey's request

Muslim reportedly was on Turkey's most-wanted list. Turkey launched the so-called Operation Olive Branch in Syria's Afrin on January 20 in a bid to elim...


Pakistan's ruling party picks Nawaz Sharif's brother as president

Shahbaz, the 66-year-old chief minister of Punjab province, has been elected as the party's president for 45 days by its central working committee (CWC) in a me...


USA tourist arrested in Japan after severed head found in apartment

Bayraktar arrived in Japan in January, apparently for sightseeing, Asahi reports He has denied responsibility for the woman's death and refused to answer po...


7.5 magnitude earthquake strikes Papua New Guinea

There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage. The quake took place at a depth of 35 kilometers, according to USGS and just 10 kilometers, according...


Court challenge coming from BC Wine Institute against Alberta wine ban

The B.C. NDP government has announced it will be asking the court if it has the right to protect its environment by restricting diluted bitumen in the Trans Mou...


Biennial elections to five Rajya Sabha seats in MP on March 23

Terms of 3 MPs from Odisha AV Swami, Dilip Tirkey & AU Singh Deo drawing towards conclusion; Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan's tenure will also end in April. ...


Terrorists strike in Budgam and Srinagar,Two police personnel killed

Two policemen were shot dead by militants today in two separate attacks, including one at a police post near the revered Chrar-e-Shareef shrine and another outs...


McMaster May Be Removed as National Security Adviser

The political website said Trump has told the Department of Defense to organize a parade for November 11, according to an unclassified February 20 memo from n...


Barnaby Joyce's sexual harassment accuser upset complaint now public

There was also the allegation that he cost taxpayers $372 per night to sleep away from his family home for months. "It is quite evident that you can't go to...


US, Australia pledge stronger ties on economy, security

The location of the incident is not in close proximity to the West Wing or the presidential residence, reported CNN. Both world leaders fielded questions from...


European Union leaders push for ceasefire in Syria's Eastern Ghouta

The UN Security Council is to put to vote a draft resolution submitted by Sweden and Kuwait on the 30-day cessation of hostilities in Syria on Saturday. "...


Tourist ferry explodes at Mexican beach, several injured

The injuries were said to be non life-threatening and their conditions were said to be stable. "The priority is people". In a statement, the local government ...


PM in Turkmenistan to join TAPI gas pipeline inauguration

Prime Minister Abbasi arrived in Mary earlier in the day on the invitation from the president of Turkmenistan to participate in the link-up ceremonies of TAPI p...


"We Must Stand United", Says Retiring Top Court Judge Amitava Roy

This is the first time that any judge of the Supreme Court has publicly spoken about the problem plaguing the top court. "It is about judicial discipline, pro...


Winter storm moves in Saturday

There could be some light freezing drizzle mixed in with the snow at times, but little or no ice accumulation is expected. WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT...


HRW: Myanmar bulldozing Rohingya villages

The United Nations has described military actions against the Rohingya as a " textbook example of ethnic cleansing ". Myanmar's military says it is fighting...


Delhi Chief Secretary Assault Case: AAP lawmaker Prakash Jarwal arrested

Prakash claims to have been assaulted on Monday night at Chief Minister Arvind Kejrirwal's resdience during an official meeting. While the IAS association annou...


University strikes: Surrey students call on Vice-Chancellor to lobby UUK

According to Hermione the University of Surrey campus is very divided on its opinions of the strike action. A spokesperson for Universities UK said in a state...


Missouri Governor Arrested, Indicted On Felony Charge

Greitens allegedly snapped a pic of his former hairdresser - whom he was sleeping with - on March 21, 2015 while she was bound, blindfolded and partly undressed...


Siberian winds to bring 'significant snow' to UK

The Met Office says wintry flurries will begin in the east tomorrow as the weather feels "increasingly cold" with a "marked windchill". Dubbed the "Beast from...


Billy Graham to lie in honor in Capitol Rotunda

He always emphasized the Billy Graham "team" and worked closely with local pastors and lay leaders to make his crusade more than a flash in the pan. The ser...