World Now Archived # 23

 

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This is Money | 2018-07-08

The file picture combo shows Ethiopia‘s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (L) and Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki. The two are holding a historic meeting in Asmara to

 

Star Advertiser | 2018-07-08

TOKYO >> Heavy rainfall hammered southern Japan for the third day, prompting new disaster warnings on Kyushu and Shikokuislands on Sunday, as the government

 

DNA India | 2018-07-08

Turkey issued a decree on Sunday dismissing more than 18,000civil servants, half of which were from the police force, ahead of this month’s expected

 

CNN | 2018-07-08

(CNN)US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo dismissed North Korea‘s accusation of a “gangster-like mindset” in denuclearization talks, saying the two nations had

 

Press TV | 2018-07-08

Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega has rejected opposition calls for early elections, despite a wave of anti-government protests and violence that has

 

The News International | 2018-07-08

MADRID: Spain‘s new leader Pedro Sanchez on Monday meets separatist Catalan president Quim Torra for the first time in a bid to kickstart dialogue after the

 

The Miami Herald | 2018-07-07

The Haitian government suspended a fuel price hike Saturday after widespread violence broke out across the capital and in the northern city of Cap-Haitien.

 

photo: AP / Sakchai Lalit

REUTERS/Christopher Furlong/Pool British Prime MinisterTheresa May has won backing from her top ministers regarding her so-called soft Brexit proposals for a

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-07-06

Following an expansion of nearly 1.5 million hectares (3.7 million acres), Colombia’s Serranía de Chiribiquete National Parkis now the world’s largest

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-07-06

Lawyers for Paul ManafortPresident Trump’s former campaign chairman, say their client has been in solitary confinement as he awaits trial on financial

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-07-06

On Thursday night, about 300 miles to the northwest of Guamin the western Pacific Ocean, a monster was born, The Washington Post reports. Super Typhoon Maria

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-07-06

The item contaminated with novichok that left a Wiltshire man and woman fighting for their lives has not been recovered, The Guardian has learned, as the search

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-07-06

Turkey will dismiss people from “many institutions” including the police and military with a decree to be issued late on Friday, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-07-06

Germany‘s three-party coalition reached an agreement on a key migration policy Thursday night, ending, for now, a dispute that had threatened to bring down the..

Star Tribune | 2018-07-06

Officials in Poland say that a MiG-29 military jet crashed during a night flight in the country’s north. The Polish Air Force pilot was killed, despite ejecting

 

Sacramento Bee | 2018-07-06

Turkey‘s state-run news agency says authorities have issued detention warrants for 271 soldiers

 

One India | 2018-07-06

Beijing, July 6: India‘s proposal to hold a bilateral maritime dialogue with China is a significant move and the Chinese media, too, has welcomed the step

 

Deccan Herald | 2018-07-06

The court said that the verdict in the Avenfield corruption case — pertaining to the ownership of four flats in the posh Avenfield House in London — would be

 

Reuters | 2018-07-06

DHAKA (Reuters) – The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Friday approved a grant of $100 million to Bangladesh, the first half of an assistance package to develop

 

Joy Online | 2018-07-06

The organisers of an online auction in South Africa which offered the chance to spend a night in Nelson Mandela’s former prison on Robben

 

DNA India | 2018-07-06

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan will allow protesters to fly a blimp over parliament portraying Donald Trump as an orange, snarling baby during the US

One India | 2018-07-05

Bangkok, July 5: It’s Day 3 since a team of young soccer players aged between 11 and 16 and its 25-year-old coach was located inside a deep and complex cave

 

A woman was arrested Wednesday after staging a dramatic protest against President Donald Trump’s separation of migrant families, climbing the Statue of

 

Wtop | 2018-07-05

UKHIYA, Bangladesh (AP) — Tucked away in the shadows of her family’s bamboo shelter, the girl hid from the world. She was 13, and she was petrified. Two

 

One India | 2018-07-05

Samara (Russia), July 5: The ongoing Fifa World Cup in Russiahas made the headlines for all kind of reasons – from sporting to diplomatic to even bizarre. To

 

The Guardian | 2018-07-05

As outrage over family separations at the southern US bordercontinues to boil, protesters and even a number of Democraticpoliticians are increasingly calling

 

Deccan Chronicle | 2018-07-05

Usually it was an earthshaking event such as the end of World War II, the dismantling of the Berlin Wall or the breakup of the Soviet Union which in the past



Sify | 2018-07-04

London: Dressing royal doesnt happen on discount. Thats what one can say about Meghan Markle‘s royal wardrobe, which is estimated to be worth $1 million. Since

 

The Malta Independent | 2018-07-04

Tina Turner’s eldest son has died in an apparent suicide, international media

 

The Journal | 2018-07-04

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) ? Turkey has issued a decree to adjust its current laws to a new presidential system that comes into effect

 

This is Money | 2018-07-04

BEIRUT (AP) – Islamic State media outlets are reporting that the son of the group’s leader has been killed fighting Syrian

 

MENA FN | 2018-07-04

Researchers have long looked upon wars, famines and mass migrations as grim but important opportunities to understand how adversity affects children’s health.

 

MENA FN | 2018-07-04

(MENAFN – Trend News Agency ) Baku, AzerbaijanJuly 4 Trend: Azerbaijan may abandon plans to increase electricity imports from Russia, head of public relations

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-07-04

By Kiyoshi Takenaka AKITA, Japan (Reuters) – On a recent weekday morning, a group of men in their 70s and 80s gathered for baseball practice just down the road

The Jakarta Post | 2018-07-03

A stray cat living at Beijing’s Palace Museum died on Monday after becoming an online sensation for making six successful predictions for this

 

CNBC | 2018-07-03

U2 singer Bono said “we live in a time when institutions as vital to human progress as the United Nations are under attack.” ...

 

The Independent | 2018-07-03

Guy Pearce shocked an interviewer with an anecdote regarding his time working with disgraced

 

One India | 2018-07-03

Islamabad, July 3: Pakistan is headed for its national and general elections on July 25 but not many are ecstatic about the country’s tryst with democracy,

 

The Siasat Daily | 2018-07-03

LagosFrench President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday headed to Abuja to meet his Nigerian counterpart Muhammadu Buhari, in his latest attempt to forge closer ties

 

The Siasat Daily | 2018-07-03

Tokyo: A Japanese women’s university said Tuesday it will admit transgender students who were born male but identify as female, a rare move in a country

 

Wtop | 2018-07-03

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Torrential monsoon rains have lashed many cities across Pakistan, flooding streets and killing three people. The deaths from

The Guardian | 2018-07-02

Canadian prime minister says he does not recall any ‘negative interactions’ at event

 

The Times of India | 2018-07-02

PuruliaDays after BJP president Amit Shah gave a call from the Simulia ground in Purulia to uproot Trinamool from the state, the ruling party on Sunday said

 

The Oklahoman | 2018-07-02

GO PRO Support local journalism by upgrading to NewsOK Pro. CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia has ended direct aid to the Palestinian Authority because it

 

Springfield News-Sun | 2018-07-02

Israel has denied entry to a Jewish-American activist for advocating boycotts of the Jewish state. ...

 

Centre Daily Times | 2018-07-02

Germany‘s interior minister is expected to hold talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel‘s party after offering his resignation in a bitter dispute over migration

 

Middle East Online | 2018-07-02

ISTANBUL – Gay rights groups and activists pressed ahead with the Istanbul Pride parade on Sunday despite Turkish authorities banning the event for a fourth

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-07-02

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korean President Moon Jae-in will visit India from July 8 to 11, his presidential office said on Monday, and hold a summit with Prime

TDN | 2018-07-01

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexicans will elect a new president and numerous other officeholders on Sunday. With popular discontent high due to high murder rates and

 

The Telegraph Macon | 2018-07-01

At least 30 people were killed on Sunday when an overcrowded bus plunged off a mountain road into a gorge in northern India, officials said. Chief Minister of

 

Belfast Telegraph | 2018-07-01

Holocaust survivor Simone Veil, who became one of France’s most revered politicians, is receiving the rare honour of being buried at

 

Reuters | 2018-06-30

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – A Mexican journalist was murdered in the southern state of Quintana Roo, authorities said on Saturday, in the latest case of a reporter

 

The National | 2018-06-30

US intelligence agencies believe North Korea has increased production of fuel for nuclear weapons at multiple secret sites in recent months and may try to hide

 

The Jakarta Post | 2018-06-30

Feted as a “rock star” by an American ambassador and courted by Angela Merkel‘s right-wing critics: it’s a dream start for Austria‘s

 

Independent Online | 2018-06-30

European Union leaders Friday drew up new plans to screen migrants in North Africa for eligibility to enter Europe, saying they set aside major differences over

 

The Jakarta Post | 2018-06-30

Feted as a “rock star” by an American ambassador and courted by Angela Merkel‘s right-wing critics: it’s a dream start for Austria‘s

 

Independent Online | 2018-06-30

European Union leaders Friday drew up new plans to screen migrants in North Africa for eligibility to enter Europe, saying they set aside major differences over

 

DNA India | 2018-06-30

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani declared a formal end to his government’s ceasefire with the Taliban on Saturday but called on the insurgents to agree

 

BBC News | 2018-06-30

There has been a surge in UK citizens acquiring the nationality of another EU country since the Brexit

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-06-29

German archeologists have excavated a Neolithic site near the town of Pömmelte in central GermanyIFL Science reports. The area is the location of an ancient

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-06-29

Islamist militants have attacked the Malian headquarters of a regional anti-terror taskforce, killing six people and leaving many injured, according to a

Belfast Telegraph | 2018-06-29

Europe’s leaders demanded clarity from Theresa May on her plans for a post-Brexit trade deal as their impatience over the Prime Minister’s divided Cabinet

 

People Daily | 2018-06-29

MOSCOW, June 29 (Xinhua) — The amount of modern weapons in the Russian Armed Forces is close to 60 percent and is expected to

 

The Siasat Daily | 2018-06-29

GenevaThe UN migration agency elects a new director general on Friday in a vote that will test US influence in a major international organisation, with

 

Sacramento Bee | 2018-06-29

Although the numbers of economic migrants and asylum-seekers in Europe are declining overall from the peak levels of 2015,

 

Radio Free Europe | 2018-06-29

BRUSSELS – European Union leaders are calling for a new sanctions regime targeting the use of chemical weapons and an action plan to respond to disinformation

 

Wtop | 2018-06-29

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s military government is praising the U.S. State Department’s decision to upgrade the country in its annual report on

 

This is Money | 2018-06-29

Nine people have died after an oil-carrying tanker truck crashed and burst into flames on a bridge in LagosNigerian

This is Money | 2018-06-28

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) – A fire has swept one of Nairobi‘s largest open air markets, killing 15 and sending 70 injured to hospitals, said an official. Nairobi

 

Wtop | 2018-06-28

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is defending her decision to open the country’s doors to migrants in 2015, saying it was a one-off

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-06-28

By Jeffrey Heller JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince Williamon Thursday visited Jerusalem‘s al-Aqsa mosque compound and Judaism’s Western Wall at the foot

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-06-28

SHANGHAI (AP) — Police in Shanghai say a 29-year-old man used a kitchen knife to attack three boys and a woman near

 

NDTV | 2018-06-28

US President Donald Trump cracked a joke about Portuguesesoccer star Cristiano Ronaldo running for president against incumbent Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, who

 

ABC News | 2018-06-28

A U.S. military team and British cave experts have joined the rescue effort in northern Thailand for 12 boys and their soccer coach stranded for a fifth day

 

Fresno Bee | 2018-06-28

Huge flocks of famished birds scour the sands of Delaware Bayfor the tiny greenish eggs an army of horseshoe crabs lays every spring. It’s a marvel of ecology

CNBC | 2018-06-27

A row between Saudi Arabia and Qatar over the broadcasting of the World Cup soccer tournament shows no signs of dying down, with soccer’s European and

 

WPXI | 2018-06-27

BANGKOK (AP) – A Thai court sentenced a human rights lawyer to 16 months in prison on Wednesday, finding him guilty of sedition for material he posted

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-06-27

MOSCOW (AP) — U.S. President Donald Trump‘s national security adviser is due in Moscow to lay the groundwork for a possible

 

China Daily | 2018-06-27

China and African countries should share experiences and cooperate more in media operations, program production, technical services and personnel training,

 

The Siasat Daily | 2018-06-27

ISLAMABAD: Yousaf Saleem, a visually impaired lawyer from Lahore, became Pakistans first blind judge after taking oath of office here on Tuesday. Saleem was

 

Deccan Chronicle | 2018-06-27

If you are using Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp or any other social media platform to communicate with people or simply check your friends’ status’,

 

Asahi News | 2018-06-27

YANGON–A senior Myanmar official has told Western diplomats that a proposal to review a citizenship law that effectively renders most Rohingya Muslims

Myrtle Beach Online | 2018-06-26

Macedonia‘s conservative president on Tuesday refused to signoff a deal with neighboring Greece for his country to change its name to “North Macedonia,” a move

 

Ledger Enquirer | 2018-06-26

On Chinese state television broadcasts, President Xi Jinping is often shown clad in battle fatigues inspecting troops, praising their service, and hailing the

 

Business Insider | 2018-06-26

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis receives a bouquet upon arrival at an airport in Beijing, China June 26, 2018. BEIJING (Reuters) – U.S. Defense Secretary Jim

 

The Telegraph Macon | 2018-06-26

French President Emmanuel Macron is meeting privately with Pope Francis at the Vatican. Francis ushered the French leader into his studio, then the two men

 

Xinhua | 2018-06-26

THE HAGUE, June 26 (Xinhua) — A van hit the building of Dutchnewspaper De Telegraaf in Amsterdam at 4 a.m. local time (0200 GMT) on Tuesday, causing no

 

Zeenews | 2018-06-26

Nikki Haley, the highest ranking Indian-American official in the Donald Trump administration, is all set to visit India for two-days from Tuesday. ...

 

Sputnik | 2018-06-26

Earlier this year, UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson pledged to “lie down in front of bulldozers” in order to prevent a new runway from being built at Heathrow

Belfast Telegraph | 2018-06-25

A nine-year-old English Bulldog has won the title of 2018 World’s Ugliest Dog. Zsa Zsa saw off stiff competition to take home$1,500 on Saturday evening..

 

Middle East Online | 2018-06-25

ROME – Italy‘s far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini left Monday for talks in Libya on the migrant crisis, he said on Twitter. “Mission Libya, we’ve

 

The Telegraph Macon | 2018-06-25

Greek authorities say a strong earthquake with preliminary magnitude of 5.4 has struck off southern Greece but no injuries or damage have been reported. The

 

This is Money | 2018-06-25

A predecessor to chess is thought by some to have originated in India in the sixth century AD A 12-year-old Indian boy described as “unstoppable” by his proud

 

Kathimerini | 2018-06-25

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is in London on Monday for a three-day visit during which he is scheduled to meet with his counterpart, Theresa May, and the head

 

Belfast Telegraph | 2018-06-25

Jeremy Corbyn has been urged to steer Labour away from a “kamikaze” Tory Brexit and back a second referendum that would include an option to stay in the EU, by

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-06-25

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The rival Koreas are discussing the possible relocation of North Korea‘s long-range artillery systems away from the tense Korean

Gulf News | 2018-06-23

Capella sentenced to five years in prison and fined €5,000 

 

CNN | 2018-06-23

(CNN)The FBI informed House Republicans late Friday evening that it has “substantially complied” with two committees’ document requests related to the Russia

 

The Times of India | 2018-06-23

HARARE: An explosion rocked a stadium in Zimbabwe where President Emmerson Mnangagwa was addressing a political rally on Saturday, his spokesman said, adding

 

Hindustan Times | 2018-06-23

The rally was being held in Ethiopia’s capital in support of the 41-year-old ex-soldier who has outlined a series of radical reforms since taking office in

 

This is Money | 2018-06-23

BARCELONA/VALLETTA, June 23 (Reuters) – Spanish coast guards rescued nearly 600 migrants trying to make the perilous crossing from Africa, authorities said on

 

CNN | 2018-06-23

(CNN)A teenager was jogging along a Canadian beach when she inadvertently crossed the border into the United States and ended up in detention for two weeks.

 

DNA India | 2018-06-23

The Trump administration has urged the US Congress to either reform or eliminate the EB-5 investors visa programme, which provides green cards to foreigners

DNA India | 2018-06-23

The Trump administration has urged the US Congress to either reform or eliminate the EB-5 investors visa programme, which provides green cards to foreigners

 

CNN | 2018-06-23

(CNN)Ever since he left the White HouseSteve Bannon has been scouring the world for new opportunities to promote his brand of populism: a revolt against

 

Irish Independent | 2018-06-23

Recep Tayyip Erdogan sat in stony silence as he listened to the complaints of his citizens. During his final drive for votes ahead of tomorrow’s elections, the

 

Xinhua | 2018-06-23

TRIPOLI, June 22 (Xinhua) — Libya‘s UN-backed Prime MinisterFayez Serraj on Friday held a phone conversation with Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte over

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-06-22

A federal judge on Friday dealt another blow to U.S. PresidentDonald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, refusing to dismiss a money laundering

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-06-22

A man on the tracks claiming to have a bomb forced the evacuation of London’s Charing Cross subway station Friday morning, BBC News reported. British Transport

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-06-22

Lasers have been used to target U.S. aerial operations in the Pacific, with 20 incidents recorded since September of last year, according to a U.S. military

NDTV | 2018-06-22

The Russian man said he had placed a bet with a friend that he could kiss the reporter on the cheek, and had waited for her to go on-air before springing on

 

CNN | 2018-06-22

Atlanta, Georgia (CNN)Americans born into poverty are more likely than ever before to stay that way, according to a United Nations report on poverty and

 

RTE | 2018-06-22

The UK Treasury is not trying to undermine Brexit but is instead focused on boosting prosperity by promoting continued close ties with the European Union after

 

Belfast Telegraph | 2018-06-22

New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is regaining her strength with macaroni and cheese and plans to spend at least one more night in an Auckland public

 

Reuters | 2018-06-22

JAKARTA (Reuters) – An Indonesian court on Friday sentenced to death an Islamic State-linked cleric for masterminding from his jail cell a string of deadly

 

NDTV | 2018-06-22

Friends and loved ones said goodbye Thursday to Americanfashion designer Kate Spade at a funeral in Kansas City, Missouri, birthplace of the 55-year-old who

 

Asahi News | 2018-06-22

HANOI–Vietnamese police have arrested four more former senior oil executives for allegedly abusing their power to appropriate property as the communist

DNA India | 2018-06-21

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said his ruling AK Party could seek to form a coalition if it fails to secure a parliamentary majority in Sunday’s

 

The Herald-Sun | 2018-06-21

The European Court of Human Rights on Thursday rejected an appeal by Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik. who claimed his incarceration in Norway

 

This is Money | 2018-06-21

Britons appear to care more about animal rights than LGBT rightsPride In London organisers have claimed. They said the results of two surveys – one among

 

This is Money | 2018-06-21

Pope Francis, seen here arriving in Geneva Thursday, has faced criticism for making ecumenism and interreligious dialogue — most notably with muslims — one of

 

Belfast Telegraph | 2018-06-21

Ireland’s deputy premier has warned the UK there will be no Brexit withdrawal deal without an agreement on the Irish border. Ahead of a visit by European

 

Wtop | 2018-06-21

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia says it will not cancel a skyscraper project billed as the tallest in the region even though 3 billion ringgit ($747

 

Arkansas Online | 2018-06-21

BEIJING — South Korea urged North Korea on Wednesday to present a plan with concrete steps toward denuclearization, raising the pressure on its leader Kim Jong



Middle East Online | 2018-06-20

GAZA CITY – Israeli warplanes pounded Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip early Wednesday in a new flare-up of hostilities that saw dozens of rockets and mortar

 

This is Money | 2018-06-20

By Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY, June 20 (Reuters) – Pope Francishas criticised the Trump administration’s policy of separating migrant families at the Mexican

 

This is Money | 2018-06-20

ADDIS ABABAEthiopia (AP) – South Sudan‘s warring leaders are set to meet face-to-face for the first time in almost two years on Wednesday amid efforts to end

Gulf Daily News | 2018-06-20

World News Wed, 20 Jun 2018 AFP LondonBritish Prime Minister Theresa May faces a showdown with her pro-EU MPs on Wednesday over parliament’s role in the final

 

The National | 2018-06-20

Taliban militants killed 30 security forces in an ambush on two checkpoints in the farwestern province of Badghis early on Wednesday, the provincial governor

 

Bloomberg | 2018-06-20

Nearly one in four Americans report they have no emergency savings. And many don’t seem too concerned.

 

The Guardian | 2018-06-20

Texas-based campaign to provide legal advice to families becomes Facebook’s largest ever single fundraiser

IBM’s machine argues, pretty convincingly, with humans

Project Debater was not hooked up to the internet. Instead, it drew its information from a data bank of carefully curated sources chosen by IBM’s researchers.

The machine took part in two debates. The first was on whether there should be more publicly funded space exploration. The second was on whether more should be

 

 

The Times of India | 2018-06-19

LONDON: Britain on Tuesday marked the first anniversary of a deadly terror attack against a north London mosque, with Prime Minister Theresa May vowing that


Yahoo Daily News | 2018-06-19

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen must repay nearly 300,000 euros to the European Parliament for funds paid incorrectly to an assistant, a top European

 

Lexington Herald-Leader | 2018-06-19

The leaders of Germany and France are meeting to coordinate the two major European powers‘ positions on the future of the European Union, ahead of next week’s

 

BBC News | 2018-06-19

Project Debater was not hooked up to the internet. Instead, it drew its information from a data bank of carefully curated sources chosen by IBM’s researchers.

DNA India | 2018-06-19

On Tuesday, Google began rolling out a desktop browser support for Android messages, allowing people to use their PC to send texts and viewing those that they

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-06-19

Dhaka [Bangladesh], June 19 (ANI): The head majhi of block 11, Balukhali camp (2/2), Arif Ullah (35) was hacked to death by unknown assailants inside the camp

 

Wtop | 2018-06-19

BANGKOK (AP) — Prison officials in Thailand say they have carried out the country’s first execution in nine years, putting to death a convicted murderer

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-06-18

More President Donald Trump’s attorney said Special CounselRobert Mueller’s probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election should itself be the subject of

 

Belleville News-Democrat | 2018-06-18

Spanish prison authorities say that the brother-in-law of Spain‘s King Felipe VI has begun serving a nearly six-year sentence for fraud and tax evasion. An

 

Wtop | 2018-06-18

AMSTERDAM (AP) — A van has run into a small group of pop fans at a festival in the Netherlands, killing one and injuring three, before fleeing the

CNN | 2018-06-18

(CNN)The Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea has declared a nine-month state of emergency in the country’s rugged Southern Highlands province in response to

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-06-18

More Caption Close WASHINGTON (AP) — First lady Melania Trump “hates” to see families separated at the border and hopes “both

Reuters | 2018-06-18

MANILA (Reuters) – Philippine troops have clashed with remnants of a pro-Islamic State militant group that held a southern city for five months last year, the

The Star | 2018-06-18

NAIROBI (Reuters) – Eight Kenyan police officials were killed in the eastern part of the country on Sunday after their vehicle hit an improvised

Independent online (SA) | 2018-06-17

WARNING: This story contains a graphic video that is not suitable for sensitive viewers. Jakarta, Indonesia – A 7-metre-long python has swallowed a woman in

The Gazette | 2018-06-17

VALENCIA, Spain — Three ships carrying more than 600 migrants rescued from the Mediterranean Sea were set to arrive in the eastern Spanish port city of Valencia

Springfield News-Sun | 2018-06-17

Armed assailants set fire to a house and gunfire erupted at a street barricade in Nicaragua&aposs capital on Saturday, leaving at least eight people dead and

This is Money | 2018-06-16

Yemeni pro-government forces fire on rebel positions around Hodeida‘s disused airport as they press a Saudi- and Emirati-backed offensive on the Red Sea port

 

NDTV | 2018-06-16

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Saturday called on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to jointly overcome their mutual distrust, as he confirmed ongoing

 

Belfast Telegraph | 2018-06-16

A group of Florida high school shooting survivors have started their nationwide bus tour aimed at registering young voters to help accomplish their vision for

This is Money | 2018-06-16

Yemeni pro-government forces fire on rebel positions around Hodeida‘s disused airport as they press a Saudi- and Emirati-backed offensive on the Red Sea port

Belfast Telegraph | 2018-06-16

A group of Florida high school shooting survivors have started their nationwide bus tour aimed at registering young voters to help accomplish their vision for

Asahi News | 2018-06-16

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Japan is prepared to meet some of the costs of inspections by the International Atomic Energy Agency to ensure the “complete,

 

Hindustan Times | 2018-06-16

An Indian-American former president of a blood-testing company along with its founder has been charged in the US for allegedly engaging in a multi-million

WorldNews.com | 2018-06-15

The ashes of Stephen Hawking were buried Friday in a corner of Westminster Abbey that honors some of Britain’s greatest scientists, between the graves of

WorldNews.com | 2018-06-15

India is facing its worst water shortage in history, CNN reports. Six hundred million people are dealing with high to extreme water shortage, according to a

WorldNews.com | 2018-06-15

The National Weather Service on Thursday issued an El Niñowatch for next fall and winter, raising the prospects for cooler, wetter weather across

WorldNews.com | 2018-06-15

Russia Today | 2018-06-15

A brain-eating amoeba has been detected in the Louisianawater system – the third time the potentially deadly organism has been found in the same district since

 

This is Money | 2018-06-15

TOKYO, June 15 (Reuters) – Japanese farm ministry said on Friday it has suspended its tender and sale of wheat from Canada after grain containing a genetically

 

Hindustan Times | 2018-06-15

Pakistan’s ousted prime minister Nazwaz Sharif’s ailing wife Kulsoom Nawaz’s health has further deteriorated following a cardiac arrest in the

 

The Herald-Sun | 2018-06-15

One boy died and his brother and mom were in critical condition Thursday following a shooting in a suburban Denverparking lot, according to police. Westminster

 

BGR | 2018-06-15

An increasing number of users are shifting from social media websites such as Facebook to messaging apps such as WhatsApp as the source for their daily dose of

 

The Malta Independent | 2018-06-15

Hungarian court on Thursday sentenced four human traffickers to 25 years in

 

Chosun Ilbo | 2018-06-15

The White House has started selling a new coin commemorating U.S. President Donald Trump‘s summit with North Koreanleader Kim Jong-un after the last, premature

The Washington Times | 2018-06-14

Palm Beach Daily News | 2018-06-14

Happy birthdayMr. PresidentPresident Donald Trump turns 72-years-old today and while he likes to be superlative at everything he does, he is not the oldest

This is Money | 2018-06-14

WhatsApp has crashed for many users according to reports, with problems starting at around 7:00 BST (2:00 ET) this morning. Sixty three per cent of users said

 

The News International | 2018-06-14

MAKASSAR, Indonesia: At least 13 people died when a passenger boat overloaded with holidaymakers celebrating Eid capsized off the Indonesian island of Sulawesi

The News International | 2018-06-14

KABUL: The Taliban told “American invaders” to leave Afghanistan in an announcement marking the end of the fasting month of Ramazan, assured the

ATLANTIC CITYN.J. (AP) ” In 1978, the Democratic governor of New Jersey threw the first dice at an Atlantic City casino to kick off an era of legal gambling

 

Hindustan Times | 2018-06-14

Pakistani law student has emerged as a women’s rights crusader after she was stabbed 23 times in a busy street only to see her alleged attacker walk

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-06-14

San Francisco, June 14 (IANSGlobal cab-hailing platform Uberhas hired Daniel Danker, a product director at Facebook who was responsible for video and

Hindustan Times | 2018-06-13

North America will host the 2026 World Cup after FIFA voters overwhelmingly opted for the financial and logistical certainty of a United States-led bid over a

 

Canberra Times | 2018-06-13

Kim Jong-un was clad in his favorite Mao-style suit, wore the same horn-rimmed glasses and maintained his trademark high-cut hairstyle. ...

 

Aluquerque Journal | 2018-06-13

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A Saudi-led coalition backing Yemen’s exiled government began an assault Wednesday morning on Yemen’s port city of Hodeida, a

 

Deccan Chronicle | 2018-06-13

SydneyAustralian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will deliver a national apology to child sex abuse victims as part of the government’s response to a

 

Hindustan Times | 2018-06-13

A 28-year-old Indian-origin student in the UK has been racially attacked by a man, shouting “Brexit, go back home” after the Briton made sexist

ABC News | 2018-06-13

A female Indian chess player said she has decided to not participate in an Asian championship being held in Iran next month because she could not comply with an

 

Asian Age | 2018-06-13

Over 60 pc of Peshawar‘s 30,000 Sikhs have left for other parts of Pak or migrated to India after being forced to live under threat. ...

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Fast Company | 2018-06-12



DNA India | 2018-06-12

A bipartisan group of about a dozen influential lawmakers today said the recent Indian decision to increase tariff on apples from 50% to 80% would hurt growers

 

Xinhua | 2018-06-12

JERUSALEM, June 12 (Xinhua) — Israeli police investigators questioned Benjamin Netanyahu Tuesday in the official prime minister’s residence in Jerusalem over

 

NDTV | 2018-06-12

A prominent Bangladeshi writer and publisher was dragged out of a shop and shot dead by unidentified attackers in central Bangladesh, ending a lull in the

 

BGR | 2018-06-12

Facebook has just announced the launch of “Memories”, a dedicated section where users can access their past posts made on that day. This section will not be

 

ABC News | 2018-06-12

Afghan official says at least five policemen killed by suicide bomber using a military Humvee in eastern Ghazni province ..

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-06-12

New York, June 12 (IANS) A new World Trade Centre skyscraper was opened for business in New York city, 16 years after the 2001 terror attacks. The 80-storey

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-06-12

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s top diplomat, State Councillor Wang Yi, said on

China plans a global infrastructure power grab

Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios

China was already building the largest single infrastructure project since the Marshall Plan — the Belt and Road Initiative, echoing planet-spanning 19th and 20th century moves by the British and then the United States to set the rules for global commerce.

What’s happening: But now Beijing is looking to amplify its reach far beyond what the U.K. and the U.S. accomplished in their respective heydays.



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Giant panda “Liangliang” and her cub enjoy their bamboos at Zoo Negara, near Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, June 7, 2018. Akmal Hadi Bin Samsuddin is the assistant supervisor of the Giant Panda Conservation Center at Zoo Negara. He along with other six colleagues form the team to take care of the giant pandas on loan from China to Malaysia. The panda pair, “Xingxing” and “Liangliang”, arrived in Malaysia in 2014. The duo have given births to two cubs via natural mating in 2015 and 2018 respectively, thanks to the care and love by Akmal and his colleagues. (Xinhua/Zhu Wei)



News18 | 2018-06-11

The Japan News | 2018-06-11

The Associated Press RIYADH (AP) — Three Gulf Arab statespledged $2.5 billion in aid to Jordan on Monday in an effort to stabilize the U.S.-allied kingdom as


Xinhua | 2018-06-11

KATHMANDU, June 11 (Xinhua) — The Nepali government has asked the United Nations (UN) to close its Department of Political Affairs (DPA) unit based in

 

The Jakarta Post | 2018-06-11

Startling images of plastic shreds, rubber bands and other debris found jammed in the stomach of a green turtle in Thailand have highlighted the crisis of

 

Arabnews | 2018-06-11

AuthorAFP Mon, 2018-06-11 04:37 ID: 1528692003883003200 GHAZNI, Afghanistan: Hobbled by blisters and stalked by hunger, dozens of Afghan protesters are

The Oklahoman | 2018-06-11

GO PRO Support local journalism by upgrading to NewsOK Pro. KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says a roadside bomb struck a microbus in the eastern

Vietnam News | 2018-06-11

Malta on Sunday reiterated its refusal to open its ports to an NGO migrant rescue ship in the Mediterranean with hundreds of people on board, ignoring calls

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-06-11

By Michael Nienaber BERLIN (Reuters) – Europe will implement counter-measures against U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminium just like CanadaGerman Chancellor

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-06-10

More President Donald Trump reiterated his call to bring Russiaback into the Group of Eight bloc, stoking an already-fraught

 

This is Money | 2018-06-10

BEIRUT, June 10 (Reuters) – Syrian President Bashar al-Assaddenied that military ally Russia was making decisions for him, but said it was natural for there to

The Times of India | 2018-06-10

SINGAPORE: Spare a moment, as you anticipate one of the most unusual summits in modern history, to consider North Korea‘s leader as he leaves the

The Observer | 2018-06-10

An enigmatic sculpture of a king’s head dating back nearly 3,000years has left researchers guessing at whose face it depicts. The 5cm (two-inch) sculpture is

 

The Jakarta Post | 2018-06-10

Global cities from Seoul to Tel Aviv have welcomed Google with open arms, but in the bohemian Berlin district of Kreuzberg the Silicon Valley giant has found

 

The Times of India | 2018-06-10

LONDON: Britain’s royal patriarch Prince Philip, turns 97 on Sunday, his first birthday since retiring after a lifetime of public service. Never one for a fuss

 

Xinhua | 2018-06-09

RIGA, June 9 (Xinhua) — Around 8,000 people gathered in a park in downtown Riga on Saturday to march in the Baltic Pride 2018 parade, an annual LGBT rights





WorldNews.com | 2018-06-08

 

Vibe Magazine | 2018-06-07

An undocumented man was turned over to immigration officials after delivering pizza to a Brooklyn Army base. Pablo Villavicencio, a husband and father who is


Yahoo Daily News | 2018-06-07

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Thursday announced a weeklong cease-fire with the Taliban to coincide with the holiday marking the

 

Duluth News Tribune | 2018-06-07

Durant scores 43 as Warriors move within win of NBA Finalssweep By Field Level Media Today at 11:34 p.m. CLEVELAND—Kevin Durant scored 43 points, and the

 

DNA India | 2018-06-07

US first lady Melania Trump reappeared in front of the cameras on Wednesday for the first time since May 10, travelling with her husband President Donald

 

The News International | 2018-06-07

ISLAMABAD: In most countries, politicians who warned that aliens were trying to influence an upcoming general election would likely find themselves ridiculed by

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-06-07

A new study published on Wednesday found a surprising link between those that would fall under “heavy drinkers” and those who abstain from drinking alcohol:

 

Manila Bulletin | 2018-06-07

NEW YORK (AP) — The husband and business partner of designer Kate Spade, who died in an apparent suicide, said she suffered from depression and anxiety for many

This is Money | 2018-06-06

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) – An Afghan official says the Taliban have attacked an army post in the western Badghis

Fashion giants H&M and Gap Inc vowed to investigate reports that garment workers who supply their high-street stores routinely face sexual harassment and

 

This is Money | 2018-06-06

A supporter holds a picture of Demirtas, Turkey‘s leading Kurdish politician, who urged supporters to campaign in his name as “my voice and my breath” Turkey’s

 

The Times of India | 2018-06-06

MANILA: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has defended his kiss on the lips of a married Filipino woman in South Korea, and said he will resign if enough

Xinhua | 2018-06-06

GUATEMALA CITY, June 5 (Xinhua) — A total of 192 people remained missing as of Tuesday due to the eruption of Fuegovolcano in Guatemala, according to

 

NDTV | 2018-06-06

The head of Qatar Airways apologised on Wednesday for saying that a woman could not do his job. Qatar Airways Chief Executive Akbar Al Baker said his remarks at

 

Hindustan Times | 2018-06-06

Donald Trump has sacked an aide who said cancer-stricken Senator John McCain’s opposition to a presidential nominee did not matter because

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-06-05


Deccan Herald
 | 2018-06-05

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who is on a five-day trip to South Africa, attended the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) Foreign

This is Money | 2018-06-05

A manhunt is under way after a woman and baby were stabbed in west London. The woman, in her 30s, and a one-year-old boy were found with stab injuries at a

This is Money | 2018-06-05

KABUL, June 5 (Reuters) – Afghan President Ashraf Ghanicondemned Monday’s suicide bomb attack outside a peace tent gathering of Muslim clerics in Kabul and

The Guardian | 2018-06-05

Reef monitoring program shows northern section has lost half of its coral cover

Dawn | 2018-06-05

QUETTA: Three security personnel were killed and two others inj­ur­ed in a suicide bombing at a check-post at the Quetta-Karachi highway in Mastung on Monday

 

Sify | 2018-06-05

New Delhi: Every year on June 5, World Environment Day is observed around the world. With the ever-increasing process of industrialisation and development,

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TOKYO (AP) — Japan is proud of its bathing traditions. For many Westerners, though, the fact that these traditions involve being naked with strangers is awkward at best, even though men and women bathe separately.

On my first trip I tried to wriggle out of a friend’s offer to take me to an onsen, or hot springs resort.



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Belleville News-Democrat | 2018-06-01

India‘s Prime Minister Narendra Modi renewed calls Friday for a maritime agreement that would make international waters more secure amid increasingly tense

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-06-01

Kiev, June 1 (IANS) A Ukrainian court has remanded a businessman in custody for two months on suspicion of plotting the murder of Russian dissident journalist

 

REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein Indian-American Karthik Nemmani, was declared champion of the 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee, winning on the word “koinonia” and

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-06-01

Scientists who conducted one of the most comprehensive analysis to date of what types of damage industrial farming does to the planet said avoiding meat and

 

The Siasat Daily | 2018-06-01

New Delhi: Twitterati are praising renowned Pakistanieducational activist and Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai over her epic reply to Tesla CEO Elon Musk. It

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-06-01

Lava continues to blast from Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano, and it’s cutting off escape routes for people trying to evacuate, CBSNews reports. The massive amount of

Sify | 2018-05-31

[Malaysia], May 31 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is on a three-nation tour to South-East Asia left for Singapore after meeting his Malaysian

 

People Daily | 2018-05-31

Cairo (People’s Daily) – Egypt‘s Ministry of Social Solidaritylaunched on Saturday a national project for birth control to limit overpopulation, dubbed “two

 

Dawn | 2018-05-31

GILGIT: Five people were buried alive when a snow avalanche hit a jeep at Babusar top here on Wednesday evening, while one person was rescued.

TVNZ | 2018-05-31

Slow-walking peacocks disrupted traffic on an expressway in the US, after making an escape from a nearby zoo. The birds required a police escort as they

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-05-31

Astronomers have found six possible “dark galaxies” – galaxies that instead of being filled with an abundance of stars, don’t seem to have many, if any, at all,

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-05-31

British Labor Party leader Jeremy Corbyn holds “antisemitic views” that could drive Jewish people to leave Britain if he becomes prime minister, one of the

Reuters | 2018-05-29

MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Kremlin said

 

Wtop | 2018-05-29

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s antitrust agency has decided against opening proceedings against Lufthansa over steep price increases following the bankruptcy of

 

Hindustan Times | 2018-05-29

Twelve more alleged drug dealers were killed in overnight raids carried out by the Bangladesh’s law enforcement agencies, police said on Tuesday, taking

 

Deccan Chronicle | 2018-05-29

Johannesburg: A nine-year-old Indian-origin girl was killed after being shot during a botched carjacking in South Africa, outraging the community members and

 

Hindustan Times | 2018-05-29

Australia’s scandal-hit former deputy prime minister was widely criticised on Tuesday for agreeing to a paid tell-all television interview about an

 

The Jakarta Post | 2018-05-29

Russia on Monday called for the harshest possible punishment after a visitor to Moscow‘s Tretyakov Gallery caused serious damage by attacking a famous

 

The Guardian | 2018-05-29

Flurry of diplomacy in Singapore while Japan’s Shinzo Abe and Donald Trump decide to meet before expected summit



The Hindu | 2018-05-27

A woman was among four people killed in an air strike that hit a petrol station in Yemen’s rebel-held capital late Saturday, medical sources said.Eleven people

 

The Oklahoman | 2018-05-27

LOG IN Oklahoman subscribers log in and go ad-FREE. RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas‘ doctor says the 83-year-old leader is being

 

Free West Media | 2018-05-27

The AfD politician attended a public meeting on Thursday evening together with his staff. When they returned from the event, his staff noticed that the vehicle

 

The News International | 2018-05-27

YAOUNDE: More than two dozen people have been killed in one of Cameroon´s Anglophone regions, local sources said on Saturday, although the exact

 

Omaha World-Herald | 2018-05-26

DUBLIN –– Almost two-thirds of voters in a referendum backed the loosening of Ireland’s strict law on abortion, the government said Saturday. Barry Ryan, an

 

Provo Daily Herald | 2018-05-26

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — The president of the Chilean Catholic Church‘s Commission for the Prevention of Abuses has resigned after acknowledging he was slow to

 

Montana Standard | 2018-05-26

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe met in Moscow on Saturday for talks that included resolving a dispute over

Times Free Press | 2018-05-26

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The president of the University of Southern California has agreed to step down amid a raging sex scandal involving a university

 

The Independent | 2018-05-26

A mysterious wolf-like creature shot dead in the US has baffled wildlife

 

The Times of India | 2018-05-26

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has rejected US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo‘s accusation that American diplomats were treated badly by authorities in Islamabad, saying

 

This is Money | 2018-05-26

By Suman Naishadham MEXICO CITY, May 25 (Reuters) – An ex-member of an informal police force running for Mexico‘s Senateis battling attacks labeling her a

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-05-25

Archaeologists have discovered a mummy said to be in especially good condition in Peru, dating back to about 1000 or 1200 CE, IFL Science reports. Researchers

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-05-25

A second survivor of Cuba’s worst aviation disaster in three decades died Friday, raising the death toll to 112 one day after state-run media reported that

 

Journal Review | 2018-05-25

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge in Virginia has delayed the trial of President Donald Trump‘s campaign chairman, Paul ManafortU.S. District Judge T.S. Ellis

Fox News | 2018-05-25

Police say mobs of terrified

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-05-25

VIENNA (Reuters) – Iran wants European powers to give it a package of economic measures by the end of the month to compensate for the U.S. withdrawal from their

 

Hindustan Times | 2018-05-25

Undercover French officers could hardly believe their luck this week when two dealers they were tailing

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-05-25

London, May 25 (IANSThe General Data Protection Regulation — better known as GDPR — that gives citizens of the European Union (EU) more rights to control

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-05-25

Washington, May 25 (IANS) WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange‘s nearly six-year refuge inside the Ecuadorian Embassy in Londonis “in jeopardy” as he faces

 

Deccan Chronicle | 2018-05-24

Rome: Two people were killed and 20 others injured after a train crashed into a rig truck near the northern Italian city of Turinand derailed, Italian media

 

Observer Dispatch | 2018-05-24

HONOLULU (AP) ” Scientists in Hawaii have captured rare images of blue

 

This is Money | 2018-05-24

LONDON, May 24 (Reuters) – Britain is set to demand the European Union repays up to 1 billion pounds ($1.34 billion) if the bloc continues to force British

 

Press TV | 2018-05-24

These are the headlines we are tracking for you in this episode of On the News LineTurkey to sanction Israel Turkish PresidentTayyip Erdogan has announced a

 

Hindustan Times | 2018-05-24

At least 13 transgenders will contest the Pakistan general elections this year. Two of them will contest for the National Assembly and the rest for provincial

 

BGR | 2018-05-24

To stop false news from spreading on its platform, Facebook has said it put in place a three-pronged strategy that constitutes removing accounts and content

 

The Times of India | 2018-05-24

WASHINGTON: A US federal court today ruled that PresidentDonald Trump cannot block his followers on Twitter as this violated the First Amendment. US District

Kentucky New Era | 2018-05-23

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s currency, the lira, has fallen to an all-time record low against the dollar amid fears of economic instability as the

Dawn | 2018-05-23

Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, on Tuesday attended their first royal event as newlyweds — a Buckingham Palace garden party honoring Harry’s

 

 

BBC News | 2018-05-23

It was funny, explicit and for the time shockingly frank. There were attempts to ban the book in

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-05-23

Naypyidaw, May 23 (IANS) Members of a Rohingya militant group allegedly massacred as many as 99 people, including women and children, in Hindu villages in



News-Press Now | 2018-05-22

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Palestinian foreign minister arrived at the International Criminal Court on Tuesday to call on prosecutors there to open an

 

Business Insider | 2018-05-22

Facebook CEO Mark ZuckerbergEurope‘s top data protection official has warned that Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica crisis is just the “tip of an iceberg” when

 

Enid News & Eagle | 2018-05-22

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A judge in Fiji found an opinion writer and three newspaper executives not guilty of sedition on Tuesday in a ruling that many

 

The Rock Hill Herald | 2018-05-22

Police in the Thai capital blocked a march Tuesday by pro-democracy activists protesting four years of military rule and calling for elections this year. About

 

Winston-Salem Journal | 2018-05-22

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ratcheting up pressure on the Russiainvestigation, the White House announced that top FBI and Justice Department officials have agreed to

 

Creative commons An Australian archbishop was found guilty on Tuesday of concealing child sex abuse by a priest, which Australian media said made him the most

 

Deccan Chronicle | 2018-05-22

Earlier this month, Facebook at its annual F8 developers’ conference, unveiled a number of new features for its social network. The company might soon


The Times of India | 2018-05-21

BEIJING: Police in the central Chinese province of Hubeideployed drones to bust a gambling gang, which often changed its area of operation, and arrested 12

 

The Times of India | 2018-05-21

YOGYAKARTA: Indonesia‘s most volatile volcano has spewed smoke and ash in the latest of several eruptions in

This is Money | 2018-05-21

Recent attacks have made Kabul the deadliest place in Afghanistan for civilians for months The Taliban warned Kabul residents Monday to avoid “military centres”

 

TDN | 2018-05-21

BEIJING (AP) — A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple disputes over islands, coral

 

Scottsbluff StarHerald | 2018-05-21

BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities say suspected Muslim insurgents set off small bombs at about two dozen locations in the country’s deep south, wounding two

 

Reuters In a welcome move that is likely to garner quite some appreciation for the Pakistan government, Islamabad has released funds worth Rs 20 million for the

 

This is Money | 2018-05-21

May 20 (Reuters) – Celebrity chef Mario Batali, who already faces sexual harassment accusations from four women, is under criminal investigation by the New York

Atlanta Journal | 2018-05-20

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has announced that he will make 14 new cardinals next month, among them his chief aide for helping homeless people.

 

The Manila Times | 2018-05-20

CANNES, France: “Shoplifters,” a heart wrenching family tale by Japanese veteran director Hirokazu Kore-eda, won the Palme d’Or top prize at the Cannes film

 

The Himalayan | 2018-05-20

CARACAS: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is expected to win a second six-year term in Sunday’s election, despite a deepening crisis that’s made

 

News18 | 2018-05-20

Almost six million people tweeted their thoughts on

 

Star Tribune | 2018-05-19

Lava creeping across roadways

The Manila Times | 2018-05-19

SEOUL: A North Korean military officer, accompanied by a civilian, defected to the South across the Yellow Sea on Saturday, a South Korean news

The Times of India | 2018-05-19

MURMANSK: Russia on Saturday unveiled the world’s first floating nuclear power station at a ceremony in the port of the far northern city of Murmansk, where it

 

Sun Star | 2018-05-19

HAVANA — An aging Boeing 737 with 110 people aboard crashed and burned shortly after taking off from Havana‘s airport, leaving three survivors and

 

Lebanon Express | 2018-05-19

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Several bombs exploded nearly simultaneously at a cricket match in Afghanistan’s eastern Nangarhar province, killing at least eight

 

The National | 2018-05-19

The final results of Iraq‘s elections confirmed on Saturday a breakthrough for nationalist cleric Moqtada Al Sadr, who was in the lead, ahead of internationally

 

The Siasat Daily | 2018-05-19

WashingtonThe US Treasury has announced it has imposed sanctions on an influential Venezuelan political figure, three persons related to him and his alleged

Popular Science | 2018-05-18

An octopus tasting a camera. Pixabay We have to stop taking away Mother Nature’s achievements. Every time a creature is quirky or bizarre people say that it

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-05-18

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are set to tie the knot on Saturday in a glittering ceremony that will bring together royalty and Hollywood glamourQueen

 

Hamodia | 2018-05-18

France’s interior minister said that authorities have thwarted a possible attack using ricin or explosives and have arrested two

 

The Journal | 2018-05-18

CAIRO (AP) ? Egypt‘s President Abdel-Fatah el-Sissi says he has ordered the opening of the Rafah border crossing

 

Wtop | 2018-05-18

SYDNEY (AP) — A man who provided a revolver used to kill a state police employee in an Islamic State group-inspired attack in Sydney in 2015 was sentenced on

 

Arabnews | 2018-05-18

AuthorAFP Fri, 2018-05-18 03:41 ID: 1526617094179353200 ISTANBUL: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday hosts for the second time in half a year a

 

The Telegraph Macon | 2018-05-18

Pope Francis has accused Chile‘s bishops of destroying evidence of sex crimes, pressuring church lawyers to minimize accusations and of “grave negligence” in

Independent online (SA) | 2018-05-18

Mac Miller has allegedly been arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol. The 26-year-old rapper is believed to have been drinking before he got behind



Hindustan Times | 2018-05-17

The United States on Thursday accused India of not adhering to any protocols on international parental child abduction, claiming that 90% of requests for the

 

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-05-17

Sydney, May 17 (IANS) An “irate” passenger who reportedly missed his scheduled flight was arrested at Melbourne Airporton Thursday after attempting to break

 

The Sun Chronicle | 2018-05-17

BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — Burundi is voting in a referendum proposing constitutional changes that could extend the president’s rule until 2034. Five million

 

News18 | 2018-05-17

London: With Meghan Markle‘s induction into Britain’s royal family

 

CNN | 2018-05-17

Washington (CNN)Early each morning, special counsel Robert Mueller arrives wearing his signature uniform: a crisp white dress shirt, tie, slacks and dark

Herald and News | 2018-05-16

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — A group of Chinese tourists wearing T-shirts depicting the country’s territorial claims in the disputed South China Sea has sparked anger

 

This is Money | 2018-05-16

For refugees like Hashim, the start of Ramadan now serves as a bitter reminder of everything they have lost since being driven out of Myanmar The 12-year-old

 

Deccan Chronicle | 2018-05-16

Pahoa, HawaiiExplosions intensified on Hawaii‘s Kilauea volcano on Tuesday, spewing ash and sparking a red alert for aviation for the first time

 

The Jakarta Post | 2018-05-16

The father of American actress Meghan Markle said on Tuesday he could not attend his daughter’s wedding to Britain’s Prince Harry on Saturday

Odessa American | 2018-05-15

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council plans to meet Tuesday to discuss violence along the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip, following the

 

Deccan Herald | 2018-05-15

RNA, or ribonucleic acid, has been widely known as a cellular messenger that makes proteins and carries out DNA‘s instructions to other parts of the cell. It is

 

Lincoln Journal Star | 2018-05-15

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower in muted trading Tuesday amid continuing uncertainty over trade tensions between China and the U.S. KEEPING SCORE:

 

CBS News | 2018-05-15

The driver of a Tesla electric car had the vehicle’s semi-autonomous Autopilot mode engaged when she slammed into the back of a Utah fire truck over the

Enid News & Eagle | 2018-05-14

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An expedition organizer says an Australian mountaineer has scaled Mount Everest to become the fastest to climb the highest peaks

 

The Courier – Waterloo | 2018-05-14

BEIJING (AP) — A look at recent

 

News18 | 2018-05-14

SeoulNorth Korea will never completely give up its nuclear weapons, a

 

Hindustan Times | 2018-05-14

China expects to deliver its domestically developed AG600, the world’s largest amphibious aircraft, to customers by 2022, the state-run Xinhua news agency

 

Belfast Telegraph | 2018-05-14

A woman convicted of killing both her husband and lover may have murdered another nine men, making her one of America‘s worst female serial killers, according

 

Deccan Chronicle | 2018-05-14

Liverpool: Mohamed Salah finished the season as the Premier League‘s top scorer after setting Liverpool on their way to a 4-0 win over Brighton on Sunday

WorldNews.com | 2018-05-11

NASA is preparing to announce some big news about Jupiter’s moon Europa, and it could have some major implications for the search for life, IFL Science reports.

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-05-11

China is developing a powerful weather modification network — more than twice the size of Texas — to bring much-needed rain to the Tibetan Plateau, Newsweek

 

Independent online (SA) | 2018-05-11

Congolese general and former presidential candidate Jean-Marie Michel Mokoko, 71, was sentenced on Friday to 20 years for “undermining internal state security”

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-05-11

The European Union has warned Montenegro that a shooting attack on a journalist will have an impact on the country’s membership bid and urged it to investigate

 

Radio Free Europe | 2018-05-11

The chief inspector of the United Nations nuclear watchdog has resigned from the agency that conducts inspections in Iran to verify compliance with the 2015

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-05-11

Ten American and foreign automakers went to the White Houseon Friday to push for a weakening of U.S. fuel efficiency standards through 2025, while

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-05-11

The World Health Organization is preparing for the “worst case scenario” as it continues to respond to the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo,



Suryaa | 2018-05-11

Washington, May 11 (IANS) At a time when the world is struggling to fight climate change, US President Donald Trump‘s administration has quietly killed a

 

The Hindu | 2018-05-11

Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano that has been oozing lava and burping steam for days may be gearing up for a huge eruption, scientists have warned, prompting the

 

Sacramento Bee | 2018-05-11

Turkey‘s state-run news agency says prosecutors have issued detention warrants for 300 military personnel

 

Dawn | 2018-05-11

Five members of a family were killed and two others injured when an explosion occurred on the fourth storey of a local hotel in Peshawar on Friday, police and

 

The Malta Independent | 2018-05-11

Seven people were found dead with gunshot wounds at a property near the tourist town of

 

BBC News | 2018-05-11

You’ve probably heard of the 1MDB scandal, or 1 MalaysiaDevelopment Berhad as it is formally known. In a nutshell, it was a state investment fund set up by the

DNA India | 2018-05-11

The United States did not pay any money to the North Koreansfor the release of its citizens held as a prisoners, PresidentDonald Trump said as he slammed the

Business Day | 2018-05-10

Boston/Washington — Royal Bank of Scotland Group has agreed to pay $4.9bn to resolve a US department of justice probe into its structuring and sale of

Longview News Journal | 2018-05-10

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A dam burst its banks in Kenya’s Rift Valley, killing at least 27 people and forcing hundreds from their homes, Kenyan officials said

Scottsbluff StarHerald | 2018-05-10

LUCKNOW, India (AP) — A powerful dust and rain storm demolished homes and downed power lines in northern India, killing at least 11 people, an official said

Missoulian | 2018-05-10

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — After months of anticipation and drama, the release of three American detainees by North Korea played out amid high-stakes

The Guardian | 2018-05-10

Cohen has said he provided consultancy services rather than lobbying, and is not required by law to register as a lobbyist and disclose payments

 

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Five officers and one prisoner were killed in a riot at a police detention center in a city near Indonesia’s capital that authorities

Deccan Chronicle | 2018-05-09

New Delhi/LondonVijay Mallya, the business tycoon wanted in India on loan default and money-laundering charges, has lost a major lawsuit filed by Indian banks


The Jakarta Post | 2018-05-09

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi has expressed his interest in becoming India‘s prime minister if his party or a coalition led by it wins next year’s

Voa News | 2018-05-09

A prominent Iranian-Israeli journalist says Israeli intelligencesources have reported unusual activities by Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps forces in Lebanon.

Wtop | 2018-05-09

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — An official says a magnitude 5.5earthquake has rattled northwest Pakistan, causing panic but there’s no immediate word about

Deccan Chronicle | 2018-05-09

Tech moguls Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg said they will team up to help develop new methods for kids with trouble learning — an effort that will include

 

WorldNews.com | 2018-05-09

At least five military wives received death threats online from a self-proclaimed CyberCaliphate website which claimed to be hackers working as Islamic State



Wtop | 2018-05-08

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s government says it has turned a corner on mounting debt and has proposed a plan to give tax cuts to most

 

This is Money | 2018-05-08

Thailand is trying to shake off its reputation as a haven for sex tourists An American man has been arrested in a sting operation for allegedly running a online

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-05-08

By Vanessa Johnston (Reuters) – When she marries her prince next week, Meghan Markle will join a distinguished line of American citizens who have become

 

The Hays Daily News | 2018-05-08

LOS ANGELES (AP) ” A court ruling that gave coffee drinkers a jolt

The Guardian | 2018-05-08

The most telling symbol of the modern era isn’t the automobile or the smartphone. It’s the chicken nugget. Chicken is already the most popular meat in the US,

Mid Day | 2018-05-08

Dust storm damages light pole. File pic A high-intensity dust storm hit New Delhi and Haryana on late Monday night. The high-speed winds hit the national

Dothan Eagle | 2018-05-07

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A grouping of Islamic countries said Myanmar‘s treatment of Rohingya Muslims is a “serious and blatant violation of international law”

Belfast Telegraph | 2018-05-07

The number of homes destroyed by Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano has jumped to 31 as scientists reported lava spewing more than 200ft into the air. Some of the more

The Jakarta Post | 2018-05-07

US President Donald Trump and North Korea‘s Kim Jong Un are likely to meet in Singapore next month, reports said Monday, as anticipation builds for

Winona Daily News | 2018-05-07

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Two teenage sisters who went on a tour of an underground river were swept away by the current and died,

China Daily | 2018-05-07

LAGOS — At least 45 people have been confirmed dead and others wounded during an attack at Gwaska village in Nigeria‘s central north Kaduna state, eyewitnesses

The News International | 2018-05-07

PHNOM PENH: A newspaper hailed as Cambodia’s last independent English daily has been sold to a Malaysian investor with apparent business links to premier

The Telegraph Macon | 2018-05-06

Tunisians are voting in their first local elections since the 2011Arab Spring revolution, a crucial step toward consolidating the country’s exceptional

Messenger-Inquirer | 2018-05-06

MOSCOW — Russians angered by the impending inauguration of Vladimir Putin to a new term as president protested Saturday in scores of cities across the country —

The News International | 2018-05-06

TAMPA: SpaceX´s unmanned Dragon cargo ship left the International Space Station Saturday carrying 4,000 pounds (1,800 kilograms) of gear and prepared to

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-05-06

GAZA (Reuters) – An explosion in Gaza killed six Hamas gunmen on Saturday, the group said. It blamed the incident on Israel, which declined comment. A statement

Independent online (SA) | 2018-05-05

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho took aim at his players for not having the required desire in a 1-0 defeat to Brighton on Friday that secured the

Suryaa | 2018-05-05

Washington, May 5 (IANSUS President Donald Trump will meet with his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in at the White House on May 22, ahead of the real

Hamodia | 2018-05-04

Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas was re-elected as chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization’s (PLO) Executive Committee on Friday, as the veteran

Lexington Herald-Leader | 2018-05-04

Turkey‘s main opposition party has nominated lawmaker Muharrem Ince (EEN-jeh) to run against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in the upcoming presidential

Belfast Telegraph | 2018-05-04

A spectacular sinkhole the length of two football fields and the depth of a six-storey building has opened up on a New Zealandfarm. A worker stumbled upon

Arkansas Online | 2018-05-04

BEIJING — China’s foreign minister congratulated North Koreanleader Kim Jong Un on Thursday on his moves to reduce tensions with South Korea in meetings in

Time Magazine | 2018-05-04

(BEIJING) — U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin sounded a positive note Friday about talks between U.S. and Chineseofficials ahead of a second day of

This is Money | 2018-05-04

BUDAPEST, May 4 (Reuters) – Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Friday named Interior Minister Sandor Pinter and Economy Minister Mihaly Varga as deputy

DNA India | 2018-05-04

Malaysian opposition leader Mahathir Mohamad challenged the government to charge him under an anti-fake news law, after authorities said they were investigating



Waco Tribune-Herald | 2018-05-03

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan is rolling out long-delayed electronic ID cards as a measure President Ashraf Ghani insists is “important to help fight

The Times of India | 2018-05-03

LOS ANGELES: A naked statue of Donald Trump, complete with a distended belly and jowly sneer, is to go on display at a HauntedMuseum after a paranormal

 

Beatrice Daily Sun | 2018-05-03

NOUMEA, New Caledonia (AP) — French President EmmanuelMacron starts Thursday a highly symbolic visit to New Caledonia, a French territory in the South Pacific

News & Record | 2018-05-03

DENVER (AP) — A transgender inmate who is suing Colorado‘s corrections agency says she was raped at a men’s prison hours after a federal judge denied her

 

The Times & Democrat | 2018-05-03

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s prime minister said on Thursday his wife was “flattered and charmed” to be described by President Emmanuel Macron as

Reuters | 2018-05-03

MOGADISHU (Reuters) –

News & Record | 2018-05-03

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A doctor hired by the family of an unarmed black man shot by California police defended his autopsy on Wednesday, a day after the

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-05-02

Angry Indian villagers killed 13 stray dogs after three children were mauled to death by the animals on the same day, officials said on Wednesday. Villagers in

The Times of India | 2018-05-02

SYDNEY: Was it a Freudian slip by French President EmmanuelMacron? A joke linked to French gastronomy? Or even, a week after his visit to Washington, a parody

The Jakarta Post | 2018-05-02

US President Donald Trump may rule the roost on Twitter, but he lags far behind Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Facebook, according to a study published

The Guardian | 2018-05-02

Republican People’s party and three others team up to take on president’s ruling alliance

Reuters | 2018-05-02

YEREVAN (Reuters) – Armenian protesters

News18 | 2018-05-02

Magazine designer Art Paul, who created Playboy’s famous tuxedoed bunny head logo,

Deccan Herald | 2018-05-02

Investigations carried out by US Department of Labour‘s Wage and Hour Division revealed that some of the H-1B employees that information technology provider



Business Insider | 2018-05-01

Peppa Pig (left, with her brother, George) has come under heavy criticism by the Chinese government. One of China’s largest video-sharing apps has banned Peppa

Xinhua | 2018-05-01

RIO DE JANEIRO, April 30 (Xinhua) — Brazil‘s Chief Prosecution Office denounced on Monday former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva to the Supreme Federal

The Guardian | 2018-05-01

Latest attacks focus attention on continuing failure of Trump’s efforts to stabilise the country

The Post-Star | 2018-05-01

SYDNEY (AP) — The new scan of the Indian Ocean floor for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has searched nearly 80,000 square kilometers since January without finding

The Hill | 2018-05-01

Special counsel Robert Mueller planned to ask PresidentTrumpDonald John TrumpTrump rips correspondents’ dinner, ‘filthy’ Michelle Wolf White House..

 

The News International | 2018-05-01

YEREVAN: Armenian opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan became the sole candidate for the post of interim prime minister on Monday after a key deadline passed

WorldNews.com | 2018-05-01

Scientists are about to set off on the biggest field campaign – in terms of number of ships, planes, and researchers – ever launched to study AntarcticaIFL

Inquirer | 2018-04-30

Danish man was jailed for a week in MalaysiaMondayafter pleading guilty to breaking a law against

Hindustan Times | 2018-04-30

Statue of Kargil martyr Paviter Kumar was found vandalised in Haryana’s

The Hindu | 2018-04-30

Bolivian ex-dictator Luis Garc?a Meza, who was serving a lengthy prison sentence for crimes committed after his 1980 military coup, died on Sunday in a La Paz

South China Morning Post | 2018-04-30

The world’s oldest known spider has died at the ripe old age of 43

The Times & Democrat | 2018-04-30

BEIJING (AP) — The foreign minister of North Korea‘s chief ally China will visit Pyongyang this week following the historic summit between the leaders of the

Beaumont Enterprise | 2018-04-30

BEIJING (AP) — Taiwan is mourning the deaths of five firefighters and two Thai migrant workers in a

News18 | 2018-04-30

LahorePakistani opposition figure Imran Khan on Sunday vowed to sweep to power in



WorldNews.com | 2018-04-27

An outbreak of E. coli food poisoning linked to romaine lettuce has widened and has now made at least 98 people sick, U.S.health officials said Friday, NBC

SpaceDaily | 2018-04-28

Tampa (AFP) Apr 28, 2018 In a move that shocked lunar

WorldNews.com | 2018-04-27

An outbreak of E. coli food poisoning linked to romaine lettuce has widened and has now made at least 98 people sick, U.S.health officials said Friday, NBC

WorldNews.com | 2018-04-27

Temple University, where Bill Cosby long served as a leading public face and key fundraiser, said Friday it will rescind the honorary doctorate it awarded to

WorldNews.com | 2018-04-27

A federal judge based in Washington, D.C. on Friday tossed a civil lawsuit brought by Paul ManafortPresident Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, seeking

WorldNews.com | 2018-04-27

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is expected to echo many of the concerns raised during French President EmmanuelMacron’s state visit earlier this week when she

 

Irish Independent | 2018-04-27

European Union countries backed a proposal on Friday to ban all use outdoors of insecticides known as neonicotinoids that studies have shown can harm bees. The

Bowling Green Daily News | 2018-04-27

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania’s president on Friday called on the prime minister to resign, saying she is unfit for the job. President Klaus Iohannis said

Bowling Green Daily News | 2018-04-27

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania’s president on Friday called on the prime minister to resign, saying she is unfit for the job. President Klaus Iohannis said

 

This is Money | 2018-04-27

GAZA CITYGaza Strip (AP) – The U.N. high commissioner for human rights has urged Israel to refrain from using excessive force against Palestinians who have

Belfast Telegraph | 2018-04-27

New US secretary of state Mike Pompeo has hit the ground running at Nato headquarters on his first trip abroad as America’s top diplomat. Just hours after being

Houston Press | 2018-04-27

Five Pretty Cool New Gmail Features Rolled Out by Google JeffBalke | April 27, 2018 | 4:00am Facebook Twitter email PrintArticle AA Google rolled out a

Suryaa | 2018-04-27

Washington, April 27 (IANSNASA‘s Hubble Space Telescope has captured the first image of a surviving companion to a supernova, a compelling evidence that

Bowling Green Daily News | 2018-04-27

BEIJING (AP) — China is expected to pass a law making it a crime to attack historical heroes and martyrs as the ruling Communist Party steps up efforts to

This is Money | 2018-04-27

YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) – Armenia’s acting prime minister has called off talks with the opposition leader amid mass protests. Acting premier Karen Karapetian and

The World | 2018-04-26

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s Foreign Ministry says Indian troops have fired across the frontier between the two countries in the disputed Kashmir region, killing

TDN | 2018-04-26

PARIS (AP) — Ministers from more than 70 countries are discussing ways to combat financing for the Islamic State group and Al-Qaida at an international

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-04-26

More He continued, “If your friend jumps off the bridge you don’t have to do the same. Ye being Ye is a fight for you to be you. For people in my life the idea

South China Morning Post | 2018-04-26

A train crashed into a school van at an ungated railroad crossing in

Deccan Chronicle | 2018-04-26

Washington: The nomination of Mike Pompeo, the CIA Director, for the US secretary of state was on Wednesday opposed by Democrats as they raked up his remarks on

El Defensor Chieftain | 2018-04-25

— Landmark agreement to develop and produce Europe‘s next generation combat aircraft — Fosters European high-tech leadership in the military aviation sector

Federal News Radio | 2018-04-25

MADRID (AP) — A top politician for Spain’s ruling party has resigned as the head of the Madrid region, opening a new crisis for the conservative

Irish Independent | 2018-04-25

A DANISH court has handed down a life sentence to submarine entrepreneur Peter Madsen for murdering Swedish journalist Kim Wall. He was convicted of murdering

The Guardian | 2018-04-25

The only recorded palimpsest in which a Christian text has been effaced to make way for the Islamic holy text is to go on sale at Christie’s

Irish Independent | 2018-04-25

Pope Francis has urged all those taking part in the “two Koreas” summit to have the courage to be “artisans of peace”. The pontiff on Wednesday asked for

Hindustan Times | 2018-04-25

Indian-American scientist Inder Verma, considered as one of the world’s leading authorities on gene therapy and cancer, has been placed on administrative

Your Story | 2018-04-25

Job seekers can discover listings from LinkedIn, Headhonchos, TimesJobs, QuikrJobs, etc. through a simple Google search on desktop or mobile. Google has

Provo Daily Herald | 2018-04-24

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An Indonesian court sentenced a senior politician to 15 years in prison for his role in the theft of $170 million of public money, a

The Times of India | 2018-04-24

WASHINGTON: A woman said on Monday that she was facing a $500 fine from the US customs agency after a free apple that she was given as a snack on a plane was

News18 | 2018-04-24

Australian police were Tuesday investigating how a 12-year-old boy

This is Money | 2018-04-24

ISTANBUL, April 24 (Reuters) – An earthquake struck Turkey‘s southeastern province of Adiyaman early on Tuesday, injuring

Fox News | 2018-04-24

A grainy video of female officers

Dawn | 2018-04-24

TEHRAN: Tehran’s heritage committee said on Monday it has found a mummified body at the site of a former shah’s tomb, raising a storm of interest over whether

WorldNews.com | 2018-04-24

NASA aircraft has spotted something in the Arctic that it can’t explain and it has “never seen before,” Fox News reports. On April 14, NASA’s Operation Ice



The Times of India | 2018-04-23

RIYADH: Four British pilgrims were killed and 12 injured in Saudi Arabia when their bus collided with a fuel tanker, officials said. The crash happened on

The Columbus Telegram | 2018-04-23

BEIJING (AP) — A human rights group says gender discrimination is widespread in the Chinese work force, with many hiring advertisements openly calling only for

Deccan Chronicle | 2018-04-23

BeijingA road accident in North Korea has caused “heavy casualties” among Chinese tourists, the foreign ministry in Beijing said on Monday. The

Music News | 2018-04-23

Shania Twain has apologised after causing controversy with her admission that she “would have voted” for U.S. PresidentDonald Trump. The 52-year-old country

The Journal | 2018-04-23

ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) ? The son of a former dictator’s top aide won the presidential election in Paraguay on Sunday, helped by a booming economy under his

Radio Free Europe | 2018-04-23

Bosnian Serb wartime leader Radovan Karadzic will launch an appeal of his 40-year jail sentence before United Nations judges at The Hague on April 23. The

CNN | 2018-04-23

(CNN)Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping later this week, as the two countries strive to mend ties following a

Dawn | 2018-04-22

‘He hates the deal’No Plan ‘B‘ French President EmmanuelMacron seems, as much as any world leader, to have developed some kind of rapport with his American

TVNZ | 2018-04-22

Queen Elizabeth II has celebrated her 92nd birthday with a Saturday night concert in London featuring British singers such as StingTom Jones and Jamie Cullum.

Deccan Chronicle | 2018-04-22

West Palm BeachPresident Donald Trump said Saturday that he doesn’t expect Michael Cohen, his longtime personal lawyer and fixer, to “flip”

The Observer | 2018-04-22

During the early weeks of his 167-day stint aboard the International Space Station in 2014, astronaut Barry “Butch” Wilmore noticed that a torque wrench was

The Independent | 2018-04-22

In the rugged Sierra Maestra mountains near where Fidel Castromade his hideout as he led a guerrilla uprising in the late 1950sCubans say they are

Metro UK | 2018-04-21

A star of the popular Superman TV prequel Smallville has been charged with heinous crimes related to sex trafficking. Allison Mack is reported to have been

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-04-21

By Tom Perry and Suleiman Al-Khalidi BEIRUT/AMMAN (Reuters) – Syrian rebels began withdrawing from an enclave northeast of Damascus on Saturday and will go to

Yahoo Daily News | 2018-04-21

By Tom Perry and Suleiman Al-Khalidi BEIRUT/AMMAN (Reuters) – Syrian rebels began withdrawing from an enclave northeast of Damascus on Saturday and will go to

The National | 2018-04-21

Avicii‘s last performance was an heroic send-off gig in Ibiza in August 2016, after which he largely remained out of the spotlight, with the exception of

 

CNN | 2018-04-21

(CNN)A Texas charter school is apologizing after a teacher gave an assignment to an eighth grade American History class, asking students to list the positive

 

The Independent | 2018-04-21

The plastic bottles we throw away today will be around for hundreds of years. It’s one of the key reasons why the mounting plastic pollution

WorldNews.com | 2018-04-20

The United States Justice Department started a probe of potential coordination between AT&T Inc.Verizon Communications, a telecommunications standards

WorldNews.com | 2018-04-20

The driver of a big rig involved in the deaths of 10 smuggled immigrants in Texas last year was sentenced Friday to life in prison, The Associated Press

WorldNews.com | 2018-04-20

Indonesia’s deeply conservative Aceh province on Friday caned several unmarried couples for showing affection in public and two women for prostitution before an

 

DNA India | 2018-04-20

US President Donald Trump invited his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to the United States during a phone call, and said he would be glad to see Putin in the

Arkansas Online | 2018-04-20

HAVANA — In his first hour as Cuba‘s new head of state, MiguelDiaz-Canel made clear that while Raul Castro is no longer president, the longtime Communist

 

Irish Independent | 2018-04-20

The European Union’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barniersaid on Friday some 25 percent of work remained to be done on a pact covering UK withdrawal from the

Deccan Chronicle | 2018-04-20

Kathmandu: Nepal’s only international airport remained closed Friday after a passenger plane attempting to take off

CNN | 2018-04-20

(CNN)When North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and his South Korea counterpart, Moon Jae-in, meet next Friday, the most important topic on the agenda is the one on

The Times of India | 2018-04-20

BERLIN: The planned disposal of an unexploded World War IIbomb Friday will force a mass evacuation around Berlin‘s central railway station and likely spark

 

BBC News | 2018-04-20

Syria has returned to France the prestigious Legion d’honneurpresented to President Bashar



This is Money | 2018-04-19

By Joyce Lee and Stephanie Nebehay SEOUL/GENEVA, April 19 (Reuters) – North Korea has expressed its commitment to “complete denuclearisation” of the Korean

The Times of India | 2018-04-19

WASHINGTON: In a rare move, the US Senate has voted unanimously to allow the babies of its members into the chamber. The rule change was done on Wednesday to

This is Money | 2018-04-19

By Robert-Jan Bartunek BRUSSELS, April 19 (Reuters) – The European Union said on Thursday it could impose further sanctions on Venezuela if it believes

The Times of India | 2018-04-19

DUBAI: The US Geological Survey says a magnitude 5.5earthquake has struck in southern Iran near a nuclear plant, shaking Bahrain

This is Money | 2018-04-19

ISLAMABAD (AP) – Pakistani police say a group of men on motorcycles hurled acid at three female university students in the city

Kyodo | 2018-04-19

A female mayor of a city in western Japan visited the Japan Sumo Association on Thursday and asked the sport’s governing body to reconsider its longstanding

Moneycontrol | 2018-04-19

With public debt currently at historic highs in advanced and emerging market economies, the IMF has advised countries to avoid policies that increase economic

 

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Fremont Tribune | 2018-04-18

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoganmet with the leader of the country’s main nationalist party on Wednesday to discuss his political

Auburnpub dot com | 2018-04-18

HAVANA (AP) — Cuba’s National Assembly will elect a new president on Wednesday and announce the replacement for Raul Castro the next day, an unusual two-day

Hawaii Tribune-Herald | 2018-04-18

WASHINGTON — After the United States last week accused the Russian-backed Assad regime in Syria of a chemical-weapons attack, Russia had a ready

Wtop | 2018-04-18

BERLIN (AP) — Prosecutors have carried out raids at 10 locations in southern Germany in an investigation of current and former managers at automaker Porsche, a

The Times of India | 2018-04-18

WASHINGTON: Scientists have developed a new algorithm that can spot fake accounts on social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter. The method is based

The Jakarta Post | 2018-04-18

“Where I come from, women and girls have been gang-raped, tortured and killed by the Myanmar army, for no other reason than for being a Rohingya,”

 

 







Radio Free Europe | 2018-04-11

Serbian nationalist politician Vojislav Seselj will learn on April 11 whether a United Nations court will uphold an appeal against his acquittal on charges of

 

Gulf Daily News | 2018-04-11

World News Wed, 11 Apr 2018 AFP Baku – Azerbaijanis voted on Wednesday in a snap presidential election boycotted by the main opposition parties and set to

Radio Free Europe | 2018-04-11

Russia and Egypt are slated to resume direct flights on April 11 after a more than two-year suspension prompted by the bombing of a Russian charter plane over

This is Money | 2018-04-11

SEOUL, April 11 (Reuters) – South Korean prosecutors said on Wednesday former president Park Geun-hye had unfairly dodged some bribery charges in her trial and

The Alliance Review | 2018-04-11

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) ” Three men have climbed to the top of the world 21

WorldNews.com | 2018-04-11

Researchers warned on Tuesday that river systems around the world are plagued with waste from over-the-counter and prescription drugs which have negative

 

 

 

Global stocks climb after Xi promises trade reforms

Xi Jinping walks past photographers to take the stage
Xi spoke of opening China’s economy in his speech. Photo: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Markets around the world are rallying Tuesday morning after Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a speech pledging to significantly lower tariffs on imported cars and emphasizing that China wants a “greater balance of international payments.”