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Jun 24 2017

Iranians hold annual anti-Israel rallies, displays missile

Iran staged anti-Israel rallies across the country on Friday, with protesters condemning Israel's occupation of Palestinian territories and chanting "Death to Israel " ...

Jun 24 2017

At least 10 dead as two powerful explosions strike Parachinar

Pakistani officials, however, have played down the presence of the Islamic State, also referred to as I.S., in the country. At least 11 people were killed and 24 wounde...

Jun 24 2017

USA forces shoot down Iranian drone over Syria as fighting escalates

The shoot down comes two days after the USA announced it shot down a Syrian regime fighter jet on Sunday after it dropped bombs near US -backed Syrian Kurdish forces adva...

Jun 24 2017

Yoga belongs to whole world, says Sushma Swaraj

Scores of young and old attended the International Yoga Day and practiced yoga lessons. Television footage showed Indian soldiers performing yoga in their military ov...

Jun 24 2017

Camden evacuates tower block after Grenfell fire

A local London council has made a decision to evacuate some 800 households in apartment buildings it owns because of safety concerns following the devastating fire that k...

Jun 23 2017

American Student Freed By North Korea Arrives Home

USA officials learned of Warmbier's medical condition last week during a meeting with a North Korean official, and by Monday, a US delegation including a medical team h...

Jun 23 2017

Trump returns to Florida to unveil Cuba policy

President Trump's aides say that Mr. Hussein Obama's easing of United States restrictions has done nothing to advance political freedoms in Cuba, while benefiting the C...

Jun 23 2017

Syria troops position themselves at heart of war on IS

The row prompted the Australian government to announce that it would "temporarily" halt its airstrikes in Syria . A US-led coalition fighter jet has shot down a Syri...

Jun 22 2017

Trump "100%" willing to testify under oath

It is not yet known whether Session will testify to the committee in public or private. MARTIN: So what exactly from James Comey's testimony made the case? "I tend ...

Jun 22 2017

Islamic State blows up iconic al-Nuri mosque in Mosul

The Iraqi military said in a statement that ISIS "committed another historical crime by blowing up the al-Nuri mosque and its historical al-Hadba minaret". Still, the U...

Jun 22 2017

Kushner arrives to try for Israeli-Palestinian breakthrough

The president's volatile and unpredictable personality could make it harder for either side to reject proposed concessions or goodwill gestures. The new settlement - ...

Jun 22 2017

France's Macron to reshuffle govt after huge parliament win

After the presidency triumph on May 7, France's youngest top official enjoyed a landslide majority in the National Assembly , making the party, he had created a year...

Jun 22 2017

Nigeria to Become 3rd Most Populous Country By 2050

Although a fifth of the world's population lives in China , growth and fertility rates in the country are amongst the lowest in the world, and demographers warn of an ac...

Jun 21 2017

US says it shot down Iranian-made drone in Syria

The announcement came after the United States military shot down a Syrian warplane on Sunday, accusing the regime of attacking the US-allied Syrian Democratic Forces ...

Jun 20 2017

Trump tweets his frustration with Russia investigation

Trump advisers describe the president as increasingly angry over the investigation, yelling at television sets carrying coverage and insisting he is the target of a consp...

Jun 20 2017

Trump publicly acknowledges Russia probe includes him

On Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Comey had presented no evidence to prove that Moscow meddled in the USA election, adding that Washington had tried to...

Jun 20 2017

Presidential election 2017: BJP to decide its today?

The BJP Parliamentary Board, the party's highest decision making body, will meet today to take a decision on its presidential nominee. Reports on Saturday said BJP has ...

Jun 20 2017

Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's business dealings

Those being looked into include former national security adviser Michael Flynn, former campaign chairman Paul Manafort and Carter Page, another campaign adviser to Trump....

Jun 20 2017

Iran calls missile attack on Syria militants a wider warning

Rezaei also called the missile attacks "the message of Iran's authority" to "the supporters of terrorism". Iranian state-controlled television quoted IRGC spokesman...

Jun 20 2017

Ted Cruz Will Have to Work With GOP on Healthcare Reform

President Donald Trump told Republican senators Tuesday that the House-passed health care bill he helped revive is " mean " and urged them to craft a version that...