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Oct 28 2018

Mohammed bin Salman calls Khashoggi murder a 'heinous crime'

But he also said that does not want the United States to lose investments from Riyadh, a close USA ally. Earlier on Saturday, Saudi Arabia admitted that Khashoggi died ...

Oct 28 2018

Israel's Netanyahu pays surprise visit to Oman

Netanyahu and his wife, Sara , were joined by Mossad intelligence chief Yossi Cohen, who has reportedly been responsible for clandestine talks with Gulf governments, an...

Oct 28 2018

Palestinian agree ceasefire after exchange of fire with Israel

More than 30 launches were identified from Gaza beginning late Friday, the Israeli military said, and about a dozen were intercepted by the Iron Dome missile defense syst...

Oct 28 2018

Flash floods: 18 killed in this Middle East country

The flooding carried people for "four to five kilometres", Sharaa said, while some survived by clinging to rocks. Gen. Mustafa Abed Rabbo Al-Bazai'a, is now coordinating ...

Oct 27 2018

Police intercept suspicious package addressed to Joe Biden

Those packages contained pipe bombs packed with shards of glass. They targeted Hillary Clinton , former President Barack Obama , CNN and others . The package wit...

Oct 27 2018

'I'm not satisfied' with accounts of Khashoggi death

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan's claim earlier Tuesday, Pence said, that "this brutal murder was premediated - pre-planned days in advance - flies in the face of earlie...

Oct 27 2018

Trump administration considering rollback of transgender protections, report says

The department argued in its memo that key government agencies needed to adopt an explicit and uniform definition of gender as determined "on a biological basis that is...

Oct 27 2018

High political drama in Sri Lanka: Mahinda Rajapaksa becomes new PM

The parliament had been due to meet again on November 5 to unveil the 2019 annual budget. In a tweet shortly after the swearing in, Sri Lanka's Minister of Finance and ...

Oct 26 2018

HAPPENING NOW: Multiple People Shot At A Kentucky Kroger

Moments later, he claimed that a man walked through the parking lot holding a gun by his side, when he pleaded with Harrell not to shoot him. Stallard was the father of ...

Oct 26 2018

Sex offender lurked for days before Utah killing

The statement also said that McCluskey ended the relationship on October 9 when she learned of the man's history. Attendees said the things they loved most about ...

Oct 26 2018

Four men held for lurking outside CBI chief Alok Verma's Delhi residence

This also enables law enforcement agencies to respond immediately to developing situations, he added. Citing the Lokpal Act, Singhvi asked if the decision was taken on ...

Oct 25 2018

China Says Trump Should Switch to Huawei Phones to Improve Security

Revelations about Trump's phone were first reported by the New York Times on Wednesday , and were leaked by security officials whom the Times described as frustrated "w...

Oct 25 2018

CIA Director Reportedly Hears Audio of ‘premeditated’ Khashoggi Killing

Turkey has resolved the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi despite the USA, the union of bar associations head said on Thursday. The official could not confirm ...

Oct 24 2018

World's oldest intact shipwreck discovered in the Black Sea

The shape and design of the ship bear great similarities to that of a ship seen on the famous " Siren Vase " that resides in the British Museum . According to AFP , a s...

Oct 24 2018

Trump says Saudi Arabia's arrests in Khashoggi case is a 'big step'

That yet again adds to the pressure Saudi Arabia faces over the slaying of the Washington Post columnist. Madini, who is around the same age, height and build as Kh...

Oct 24 2018

Abrams defends burning state flag, Confederate symbol in '92

Kemp said that his concern stemmed from the millions of dollars that Abrams has put into a get-out-the-vote campaign that has shown success in the state despite Kemp's ...

Oct 23 2018

Jeff Flake: Trump Wrong to 'Emphasize Criminals' Among Caravan

Caravan leaders have not defined the precise route or decided where on the USA border they want to arrive, but in recent years most Central American migrants traveling on...

Oct 23 2018

5-magnitude quake hits 208 kilometres off Port Alice on Vancouver Island

Geophysicist Amy Vaughan told The Associated Press that there may have been some other aftershocks. They say there are a few reports of light shaking but no damage or...

Oct 23 2018

China opens mega-bridge linking Hong Kong to mainland

It is the second major infrastructure project tying Hong Kong to mainland China to launch in a matter of weeks, after the opening of a high-speed rail link last month...

Oct 23 2018

Phelps extends lead in Wentworth

The Labor opposition is also unlikely to test the now-minority Morrison government on the floor of parliament. Asked if she would support a no-confidence motion against...