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Feb 23 2019

No-deal Brexit: everything you need to know

Theresa May plans to speak to every European Union leader and the European Commission chief to seek changes to her EU withdrawal agreement, days after another defeat f...

Feb 22 2019

Maduro shuts Venezuela's border with Brazil amid aid standoff

Earlier in the day, an ally of Venezuelan opposition leader and self-proclaimed president Juan Guaido said as quoted by Reuters that the opposition leader would person...

Feb 22 2019

IS teenager Shamima Begum will not be allowed into Bangladesh

I feel like it's a bit unjust on me and my son. Begum's fate has stirred controversy since she and two friends fled her east London home to join the terror network four...

Feb 22 2019

Ali Zafar supports Pakistan PM Imran Khan's speech on Pulwama terror attack

Pakistan has opposed some of these projects saying they violate the World Bank-mediated treaty on the sharing of the Indus waters, upon which 80 percent of its irrigated ...

Feb 22 2019

Roger Stone Ordered To Appear In Court Following Post That Criticized Judge

Adam Schiff against the same background. Roger Stone will appear in court on Thursday after he posted a controversial photo online of the judge overseeing his case....

Feb 21 2019

Trump wants California to pay back bullet train billions

The Trump administration action is likely to add further fuel to critics, including those in California, who want the project stopped. Newsom, though, tweeted back, "...

Feb 21 2019

Andrew McCabe’s Colleague Slams Him For Discussing Classified Congressional Briefing

After President Donald Trump fired Comey in May 2017, the FBI began investigating whether Trump had obstructed justice and whether he might be secretly in league with the...

Feb 21 2019

Trump To Nominate Jeffrey Rosen As New Deputy Attorney General

Transportation Department, would replace Rob Rosenstein. Now, I guess from what I understand, that will be totally up to the attorney general. Secretary of Transportati...

Feb 20 2019

Seven lawmakers quit UK Labour Party citing Brexit 'betrayal', anti-Semitism

Dozens more lawmakers within the Labour Party support calls for a second referendum, but many others say such a move would further polarize the electorate and fail to h...

Feb 19 2019

Aid for Venezuela arrives at border as Maduro vows to block entry

The dynamic toward a transition under Juan Guaido , the US -backed leader of Venezuela's National Assembly, should accelerate as Venezuela's cash dwindles with India the...

Feb 19 2019

IL factory gunman killed co-workers after being sacked

They included a plant manager, a human resources manager, an intern on his first day, and two other workers who were gunned down in the attack. He wounded one other col...

Feb 19 2019

Nigeria postpones national elections at the last minute

When Buhari came to power in 2015 he made history with the first defeat of an incumbent president in an election hailed as one of the most transparent and untroubled ever...

Feb 19 2019

Pakistan calls back high commissioner from India

The gunfight started late Sunday night after security forces, including the Rashtriya Rifles (RR), Special Operations Group (SOG) of the state police and the Central...

Feb 18 2019

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrives in Pakistan

New Delhi accused Islamabad of harboring militants behind the Thursday's attack, which was the deadliest bombing in three decades of bloodshed in Indian-controlled Kash...

Feb 18 2019

Top US official discussed Trump removal in 2017, says ex-FBI chief

McCabe himself was later fired by then-U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions , who cited an internal Federal Bureau of Investigation watchdog report that found McCabe le...

Feb 18 2019

Poland threatens to pull out of Israel Summit over WWII comments

Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has cancelled a trip to Israel in the wake of reported remarks made by his Israeli counterpart suggesting Polish complicit...

Feb 18 2019

Modi launches Vande Bharat Express and orders 130 more

The train will travel from Delhi to Varanasi in 9 hours and 45 minutes, officials said . "He insulted the hardworking engineers of Railways who have put in backbreakin...

Feb 18 2019

Catholic Church credibility on the line at abuse meeting

The scandal swirling around McCarrick was particularly damning to the church's reputation because it apparently was an open secret in some church circles that he slept wi...

Feb 15 2019

Trump Calls for Resignation of Antisemitic Congresswoman

Omar, a Democrat who was elected to the House of Representatives in November 2018, in a tweet on Sunday questioned the financial relationship between the powerful Ameri...

Feb 15 2019

Scott Morrison's Response To The Medivac Bill Is Reopening Christmas Island

The Conservative coalition's historic parliamentary defeat will deprive ministers of the power to decide if illegal migrants being held on islands in the Pacific are sick...