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Al Jazeera | 2017-05-29

There is a link between the woeful Manchester attack and the dubious methods the UK used to help Libyans topple Gaddafi. ...


The Independent | 2017-05-29

A Palestinian judge has banned divorces during the month of Ramadan as people may make hasty


News18 | 2017-05-29

Rome: Even Daniele De Rossi, one of the hardest men in football, was reduced to tears as AS Roma talisman Francesco Totti brought down the curtain on a


Dawn | 2017-05-29

CANNES: Swedish satire The Square, a send-up of political correctness and the confused identity of the modern male, won the Palme d’Or top prize at the Cannes


Chosun Ilbo | 2017-05-29

The U.S. is sending another aircraft carrier strike force to the western Pacific region as a warning to North Korea to halt its missile and nuclear programs.


Chosun Ilbo | 2017-05-29

British police have arrested a 19-year-old man in connection with the Manchester bombing that killed 22 people last week.The arrest was made late Sunday during


Irish Independent | 2017-05-28

A man who apparently got into a dispute with his wife and in-laws was arrested after a house-to-house shooting rampage in Mississippi that left eight people

Yahoo Daily News | 2017-05-28

More Senior US advisers have refused to answer questions about Donald Trump‘s son-in-law, following reports that


News24 | 2017-05-27

A trail of emails between the Gupta family and their employees has blown the lid off how they have managed to do business with government, ingratiate themselves


Atlanta Journal | 2017-05-27

PORTLAND, Ore. A man who police say fatally stabbed two people who tried to stop him from yelling anti-Islamic slurs on a Portland light-rail train spent time


This image shows Jupiter’s south pole, as seen by NASA’s Juno spacecraft from an altitude of 32,000 miles (52,000 kilometres). Image credit:


Yahoo Daily News | 2017-05-27

By Bill Trott REUTERS – Former U.S. national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski, who established himself in the Carter administration as a hardliner on

The Associated Press | 2017-05-26

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Kuwaiti logistics company has agreed to pay $95 million to resolve allegations that it inflated prices and defrauded the U.S.


Reuters | 2017-05-26

TRIPOLI (Reuters) – Heavy clashes erupted in the Libyan capital Tripoli on Friday, as armed groups aligned with the U.N.-backed government fought to fend off a | 2017-05-26

The trial of 26 people accused of involvement in a 2015 militant attack on a Tunisian beach resort which left 38 people dead opened on Friday, but was quickly | 2017-05-26

President Donald Trump’s views on climate change are “evolving” following discussions with European leaders who are pushing for him to stay in the Paris climate


The Associated Press | 2017-05-26

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Estonia has informed Russia that two of its diplomats in the country will be expelled, the Baltic region&aposs largest news agency


New York Post | 2017-05-26

WASHINGTON — There’s a glimmer of hope for America’s ailing honeybees as winter losses were the lowest in more than a decade, according to a


The Japan News | 2017-05-25

Reuters MANILA (Reuters) — U.S. President Donald Trump told his Philippine counterpart that Washington has sent two nuclear submarines to waters off the Korean


Xinhua | 2017-05-25

WASHINGTON, May 25 (Xinhua) — Millions of users worldwide are under threat from a new type of cyberattack, which means their computers might fall into hackers’


Hindustan Times | 2017-05-25

A US Navy ship has sailed in disputed South China Sea waters near a reef claimed by Beijing in the first “freedom of navigation” exercise under


Antiwar | 2017-05-25

The political noose is tightening around Trump’s neck, and he’s got only one way out: war. The U.S. involvement in the Syrian war is accelerating as Trump’s


ILIGAN CITY, PhilippinesIslamic State group-linked militants swept through a southern Philippine city, beheading a police chief, burning buildings, seizing a | 2017-05-25

Nepali sherpas have found four climbers dead in their tents on Mount Everest, officials said on Wednesday, taking the death toll on the world’s highest mountain.. | 2017-05-25

At a maximum-security prison in Northern California, corrections officers opened fire with live ammunition on inmates after a melee broke out on Wednesday,

Sydney Morning Herald | 2017-05-24

Beijing: Taiwan will become the first country in Asia to legalise same sex marriage, after a landmark ruling by the constitutional court. The court ruled on


BBC News | 2017-05-24

Donald Trump has appointed lawyer Marc Kasowitz to represent him in an inquiry into Russia‘s


Arabnews | 2017-05-24

RIYADH: Millions of Muslims worldwide will mark the start of Ramadan, a


The Associated Press | 2017-05-24

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — The roars of lions, snorts of rhinos and trumpets of elephants still blend with the cacophony of honking buses and screeching | 2017-05-24

Controversial new research suggests that modern humans evolved from apes in the Eastern Mediterranean — not from ancestors in Africa, as long believed by the

National Public Radio | 2017-05-24

Children watch U.S. forces in the village of Darbasiyah, Syria, on Apr.29. A UNICEF report on Monday put the number of children at risk in Mideast and North | 2017-05-24

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus was elected as the new head of the World Health Organization (WHO) on Tuesday, becoming the first African to be at the head of the

Hindustan Times | 2017-05-23

Former South Korea President Park Geun Hye denied corruption charges at the start of a criminal trial on Tuesday that could potentially send the country’s


A Gambian court on Monday froze the assets of Yahya Jammeh after it emerged the former leader had siphoned off around $50-million (about €44.5 million) in


Hindustan Times | 2017-05-23

India’s unemployment rate has registered a slight increase since the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government began its term in May 2014, despite the | 2017-05-23

President Donald Trump has narrowed his search to four attorneys for outside counsel during the investigations into his campaign and Russian attempts at | 2017-05-23

Professional big-game hunter Theunis Botha was crushed to death by an elephant after it was shot in Zimbabwe, according to reports from South Africa reported by


BBC News | 2017-05-23

Greece has failed to secure a deal to unlock the next instalment of its multi-billion-dollar | 2017-05-22

It’s hard to believe, but what’s now a pristine Indian shoreline was until recently considered to be one of Mumbai‘s dirtiest beaches, CNN reports. Labeled the

Your Story | 2017-05-22

Reaching Mount Everest’s summit even once is an achievement, but Anshu Jamsenpa has achieved this remarkable feat twice in five days. The Indian climber


The Independent | 2017-05-22

Ivanka Trump has praised the progress of women’s rights in Saudi Arabia after the country and the United Arab


The Local | 2017-05-22

Sweden won the ice hockey world championships for the 10th time with a 2-1 victory over 2016 champions Canada after Sunday’s final came down to a dramatic


Penn Live | 2017-05-22

The first part of a now-viral video shows a sea lion swimming near a dock in Steveston, a seaside community on Canada’s western coast. The sound of cameras


A startling photograph of Donald Trump, the Egyptian president and Saudi king placing their hands on a glowing orb at a summit in Riyadh has prompted..

New York Times | 2017-05-22

Anarchist groups are taking matters into their own hands after years of austerity policies and a refugee crisis have undermined the Greek government. ...


India TV | 2017-05-22

Thousands of dalit rights activists, led by Bhim Army, on Sunday gathered at the Jantar Mantar here to raise their voice

The Guardian | 2017-05-21

The idea of Pence taking over from Donald Trump has lately gained traction, but his conservatism and his likely effectiveness pose a threat to the left


Yahoo Daily News | 2017-05-21

Four-time Champ Car champion and ex-Formula One driver Sebastien Bourdais suffered a fractured pelvis and hip in a frightening crash during qualifying for the


Deccan Chronicle | 2017-05-21

Caracas: More than 200,000 protesters took to the streets of Venezuela on Saturday, day 50 of an angry and sometimes deadly showdown with the unpo

BBC News | 2017-05-21

Heading an organisation responsible for the health of all 7.3 billion people on earth is no small task. “The word ‘health’ itself is a burden that it carries,”


Atlanta Journal | 2017-05-21

SAN FRANCISCO A co-founder of Twitter says he’s sorry if the popular social media platform helped put Donald Trump in the White House, as the


RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Fighting to save his job amid a mushrooming corruption scandal, Brazilian PresidentMichel Temer told the nation Saturday that an


The Independent | 2017-05-20

Prince’s siblings have been declared the legal heirs to his Paisley Park estate, more than a year



The Guardian | 2017-05-20

Royalty and tennis stars join family and friends at wedding of Duchess of Cambridge’s sister


Deccan Herald | 2017-05-20

Trump, who embarked on a nine-day trip to Saudi Arabia, Israel, Vatican, Belgium and Italy, said in his weekly web and radio address to the nation that he would


Newsweek | 2017-05-20

This article originally appeared on The Conversation. Forty-five years have passed since humans last set foot on an extraterrestrial body. Now, the moon is back


Japan Times | 2017-05-20

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Friday that his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping had warned him there would be war if Manila tried to enforce an


Deccan Chronicle | 2017-05-20

Caracas: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro delivered his most scathing critique of US President Donald Trump yet Friday, telling him to stop intervening and


DNA India | 2017-05-20

US President Donald Trump told Russian officials at an Oval Office meeting last week that firing FBI DirectorJames Comey eased pressure on him as he was a


WPTV | 2017-05-20

Callista Gingrich is President Donald Trump‘s pick to be the U.S. ambassador to the Holy See. She’s a self-described “devoted Catholic” and