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Apr 06 2018

German court grants Puigdemont bail, rejects Spain's extradition request

His lawyers have said they will appeal. The court has been considering what to do about a Spanish extradition request for Mr Puigdemont for more than a week. Spain cha...

Apr 06 2018

Brazil's ex- president faces jail

Mr. Henrique Meirelles, the Finance Minister of Brazil, recently made public his plans to get on board with the Brazilian Democratic Movement political party - its name i...

Apr 05 2018

Nerve agent attack: Johnson faces questions over Porton Down claim

Putin said there were 20 countries that could manufacture the nerve agent, adding he was "surprised at the speed with which the anti-Russian campaign was promoted and acc...

Apr 05 2018

Britain's Prince Philip in 'good spirits' after hip operation

Buckingham Palace says the procedure for the Queen's 96-year-old husband had been planned. The Duke of Edinburgh is "comfortable and in good spirits" after a successful...

Apr 05 2018

Islamic State claims it killed four Catholics in southern Pakistan

Pakistani forces strengthened security around churches ahead of the Easter weekend, expecting attacks on Christians during the celebrations, according to NPR . Police s...

Apr 05 2018

Rain, go away: Weather warning calls for freezing rain into Wednesday

Temperatures Thursday and Friday will be twenty to thirty degrees below normal. Locker said. "Alpena didn't get any lake effect snow because of the ice cover in the l...

Apr 05 2018

Trump tweets condolences in Marine chopper crash

Authorities are investigating the cause of the crash . To view PDF documents, Download Acrobat Reader . The incident occurred in the city of El Centro. It is primar...

Apr 04 2018

Jewdas: Why has Jeremy Corbyn been criticised for meeting the Jewish group?

It also reportedly described the row as "the work of". JLM spokesman Ivor Caplin said: 'When we called on the leader of our party to show moral leadership and take de...

Apr 04 2018

Netanyahu Officially Cancels African Migrants Deal

Israel had originally planned to deport thousands of asylum seekers from Sudan, Ethiopia and Eritrea back to Africa starting in April. The fate of some 37,000 Africans ...

Apr 04 2018

High Impact in First Hours of Railway Strike in France

Only one in eight high-speed TGVs is scheduled to run while only one in five regional trains is operating. And with stoppages planned two days out of five until June 28...

Apr 04 2018

Turkish manufacturing PMI falls sharply but still in growth territory in March

Released yesterday, the headline PMI - a composite single-figure indicator of manufacturing performance - dropped to 49.5 in March from 49.9 in February. The growth in ma...

Apr 04 2018

United States keen to work with Egypt's re-elected Sisi

The commission said that Mr Sisi won a total... Sisi's serious contenders either withdrew, were sidelined or were detained. The main challenger was arrested and his cam...

Apr 04 2018

J&K encounter: 13 militants killed in three encounters in one day

At least 13 rebels and three Indian army soldiers were killed in Sunday's fighting in three gun battles in southern Kashmir, where a new generation of rebels have reviv...

Apr 04 2018

Putin attends groundbreaking ceremony for Turkey's first nuclear power plant

The Russian leader was driven to the vast presidential palace surrounded by an escort of Turkish troops in ceremonial dress on horseback and was warmly greeted by Erdoga...

Apr 04 2018

Threat of severe weather Tuesday in eastern Hill Country

The wind advisory is in effect from noon through 10 p.m. for sustained winds up to 25 miles per hour with gusts from 40 to 45 miles per hour. Storms will move through i...

Apr 03 2018

Killed in Foiled Attack on Maiduguri

Boko Haram fighters resorted to attacking remote communities near Maiduguri after several attempts to penetrate the city were quashed, Nwachukwu said. A press statemen...

Apr 03 2018

Syria war: Rebels 'begin leaving last Eastern Ghouta town'

A Russian-brokered deal had been reported on Sunday for fighters with Jaish al Islam (or Army of Islam), the largest rebel group still in Ghouta, to leave the enclave's m...

Apr 03 2018

Israel reaches deal with United Nations to send 16000 African migrants to West

The groups had challenged the deportation plan in Israel's High Court, which on March 15 issued a temporary order that froze its implementation. From the Israeli side, th...

Apr 03 2018

Who was Winnie Mandela, South Africa's 'Mother of the Nation?'

A longtime stalwart of the ruling African National Congress political party, Madikizela-Mandela was a member of South Africa's parliament at the time of her death. She ...

Apr 02 2018

New videos offer clearest view of Alton Sterling's killing

Lake walks up to Sterling and says, "Scuse me, man". The officers recovered a loaded revolver from Sterling's pocket. "These actions were not minor deviations from po...