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Today's 'humbling' call to prayer: What to expect, how to listen

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced the prayer would take place to recognise the lives lost in the Christchurch terrorist attacks last Friday. "New Zeal...


Negotiations continue: US negotiators to return to China next week

Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer attend a trade negotiation meeting of senior U.S. and Chinese officials on February 21, 2019, in Washington . Trump ha...


Brazil's former President Temer arrested on corruption charges

The corruption scandal involves millions of dollars in kickbacks and more than 80 politicians and members of the business elite. The public discontent and r...


Backed SDF: Islamic State Camp Under Full Control

The militants have been putting up a desperate fight against SDF advances. But SDF fighters have not taken up positions in the so-called encampment, a jumble ...


Venezuela's opposition-controlled legislature makes new military offer

The attack goal, he considered, is not Maduro, it is to destroy what symbolizes the presidency of a worker, it is to demolish the model of justice instituted un...


Iraq ferry disaster: 55 drown as families celebrate public holiday in Mosul

He added that most of the casualties were women and children who could not swim. A spokesman for the Iraqi health ministry said that at least 55 people were...


Brexit: Theresa May will not ask European Union for long extension

European Council President Donald Tusk indicated that Brussels would be open to the idea of extending the Brexit date to beyond 29 March if the United King...


Trump to order colleges to support free speech or lose funding

Trump's executive order is supposed to "encourage" schools to pursue fewer restrictions and "safety measures", but as U.S. News and World Report points out , i...


Netanyahu, Pompeo vow to counter Iranian 'aggression'

The second way could be through a presidential decision, such as the one Trump made when he chose to relocate the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Pompe...


Israel slips in UN World Happiness Index

This marks a substantial decline for the country, with the report finding that there has been a steep drop in overall life satisfaction and happiness over the l...


Joe Biden tells supporters he is running for president, per WSJ

Biden and his aides also have reached out to donors and potential bundlers - people who volunteer to raise money on behalf of the candidate - to assess support...


Trump Says Mueller Report Should Be Made Public

That's up to the attorney general. As a result, the full objective of this memo remains unknown to the public. "I'm also not rooting for Mr. Mueller to "clear...


Kushner Used Private Email To Conduct Official Business, House Committee Says

In his response letter Thursday, Lowell stressed that he didn't say whether Kushner used WhatsApp to communicate with foreign leaders or officials. The Pres...


President Trump Just Recognized the Golan Heights as Israeli Territory

Since the Syrian war erupted in 2011, Syrians in the Golan taking Israeli citizenship has become more common, though the vast majority reject it. Officials wa...


Trump to host Netanyahu just two weeks before Israeli elections

Trump is yet to comment on the reports of Hicks' willingness to turn over the documents requested by the judiciary committee. However, it is now unclear how muc...


John Bolton: North Korea Not Willing to Take Steps to Denuclearize

That agreement saw Pyongyang agree to "permanently dismantle" the Tongchang-ri missile engine test site and launch platform in the presence of worldwide experts...


PM Imran facilitates Hindu community on Holi

Holi , or the festival of colours , is celebrated across the world on the day of Purnima (full moon) in the month of Falgun. The night before is the Holika ...


AMBER Alert cancelled, missing Idaho girl found safe

The mother has been taken into custody, and the child is safe. The Idaho State Police said authorities were searching for Brooke A. Helmandollar, 41, and her d...


No timetable for end to fire at Texas chemical facility

Officials previously said the fire could have burned itself out by Wednesday, but they scrapped that timetable on Tuesday. Before the fire was extinguished, s...


Trump changes his mind on Electoral College, now wants to keep it

President Trump tweeted his response to the Democratic plans overnight, saying, "The Democrats are getting very 'strange.' They now want to change the voting ...


Raw Politics in full: Brexit delay and Fidesz party vote

May, who has spent two and a half years trying to lead Britain out of the European Union, said it was "a matter of great personal regret" that she had to seek a...


Multiple people shot and wounded in NY

In breaking news, there has been a shooting in NY, with reports of multiple people injured. Earlier, Fox News reported police mobilised a "Level 1" response a...


Cuts could be coming to Truax Field to pay for border wall

Sasse told Fox News' "Special Report with Bret Baier" late Monday the president has the "absolutely right" to declare his emergency declaration to address the...


'New freaky low': Trump faces backlash after reviving McCain attacks

Before McCain had her say, her co-hosts on The View laid into Trump for his comments. "What was shocking to me is there was a time in this country when the ...


Body found in search for missing Ruth Maguire in Carlingford

There was great concern for her welfare as soon as it was realised she was missing because it was "out of character", according to her friends. She was part o...


Indian diamond tycoon denied bail after arrest in London

However, District Judge Marie Mallon remanded him in custody till 29 March, saying there was substantial grounds to believe that he would fail to surrender if g...


Christchurch shooting: First mosque victims laid to rest under armed guard

Khaled Mustafa, 44, and Hamza, 16, arrived as refugees to New Zealand previous year. The Mustafa family came to New Zealand from Syria as refugees about nin...


Turkish president claims Gallipoli comments 'taken out of context'

His office on Wednesday said the remarks were taken out of context. He was referencing the WWI battle at Gallipoli, in which thousands of Australian and New Z...


Boeing faces growing pressure in Washington over 737 MAX crashes

The FAA and other regulators grounded the aircraft type after two fatal crashes since October. The Senate hearing, at an unspecified date, would be the firs...


Trump remarks on Conways' marriage in feud with aide's husband

Are. He's a wack job, but I don't know him", Trump said. Then, just before he left to give a speech in OH on yesterday afternoon, Trump called George Conwa...


Michael Cohen racked up $3M in consulting fees after Trump's election

Emails were sought by Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office, which is probing Russia's role in the 2016 US presidential election, as well as by the Federal Bu...


Boeing CEO says company understands 'lives depend' on plane safety

The BEA will release a preliminary report within 30 days, French investigators said. We've been working in full cooperation with the U.S. Federal Aviation Adm...


Kazakh president says resigning after 3 decades in office

Nazarbayev was the sole candidate in the 1991 presidential election held soon after the dissolution of the Soviet Union. "I have taken the decision to refuse ...


Is stage 5 and 6 load shedding a reality?

Ramaphosa's government has promised to inject 23 billion rand a year over the next three years to shore up Eskom's balance sheet, although there are signs that ...


New Zealand's Prime Minister Says Gun Reforms Are Coming

Students at the University of Canterbury in Christchurch , New Zealand , came together to pay tribute to the victims of a terrorist attack on two mosques, w...