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Trump laments 'shattered lives' after aides resign

White House Counselor Kellyanne Conway says President Trump has full confidence in Chief of Staff John Kelly and is not seeking a replacement. "Is there no su...


'Nothing is insurmountable' - Mary Lou McDonald says Stormont issues are 'resolvable'

Adams, who announced in November he was stepping down after nearly 35 years, was the key figure in the peace process that saw the signing of the 1998 Good Frida...


Venezuela calls April 22 presidential election

Venezuela's presidential elections have been set for April 22, it has been announced, as talks between the government and opposition aimed at promoting peace ...


Alibaba plans $865m investment in Chinese home improvement firm

Alibaba said on Sunday it will support the digital transformation of Easyhome's 223 stores in 29 Chinese provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities, throu...


USA confirms Tillerson to visit Turkey

They said the coalition would look at containment and elimination of IS outside of Iraq and Syria by strengthening intelligence sharing, law enforcement coopera...


Judge Asserts Right To Rule On Border Wall

U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel was set to hear arguments Friday on the lawsuit. Environmentalists claim the butterfly and a number of other species, i...


Iranian, Turkish Presidents Discuss Bilateral, Regional Issues

Erdogan and Rouhani agreed to hold a summit of the leaders of Turkey, Russia and Iran in Istanbul on the Syrian conflict. He further noted that holding summ...


Atmosphere in Haryana not right for BJP chief Amit Shah's rally

The first round of meeting between Haryana Government and Jat leaders, which lasted for more than four hours failed to yield any positive result. The immediat...


BJP workers hurl cow dung at Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik's aide

Stating that such violent acts and intolerance were unacceptable in a democracy, Deb said action would be taken as per law and those involved in the incident wo...


James Harden leads Rockets past Heat with 41 points

Wilson Chandler (11 points) joined Jokic as the only starters in double figures for the Nuggets , who had their three-game winning streak snapped. Denver has n...


Coree: sorella leader Nord in delegazione Olimpiadi

A renderlo noto sono stati funzionari sudcoreani citati dall'agenzia di stampa Yonhap. Presente anche Kim Yo-jong, la sorella più giovane del leader nordcorea...


Leafs beat Senators 6-Three as Marner earns career-high 5 factors

Dzingel scored Ottawa's third goal of the game at 13:32 before Marleau added an empty-net goal for Toronto at 18:38. That point total also is the best on Toront...


United States politician Nancy Pelosi sets record with eight-hour speech

Their status has been in jeopardy since the Trump administration announced in September it would end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, the Oba...


Rally held as immigrant activist granted deportation stay

Ragbir slammed the Trump administration's immigration policy after his release, calling it "ethnic cleansing". "This lawsuit is not just about me, it is about...


Left Cadres "Looting" Public, Says Amit Shah Campaigning In Tripura

He said his party wanted to replace the "politics of violence" with "politics of development" in Tripura. Indirectly accusing Rahul Gandhi, the BJP chief said t...


Gangsters beat Rikers Island correction officer to a pulp

The attack, which was recorded by security cameras, took place just before 6:30 p.m.in the George Motchan Detention Center. A jail insider reportedly overhear...


Turkish president says helicopter downed in northern Syria

Turkey's president announced that a Turkish military helicopter was "downed" in northern Syria Saturday during Ankara's offensive on Syrian Kurdish militia...


Democrats see partisanship in GOP Pennsylvania district map

President Donald Trump won 12 of the 18 districts in the 2016 presidential election, becoming the first Republican to carry the state since 1988. This is a 'D.'...


Turkish soldiers killed in 'Operation Olive Branch' in one day: Turkish army

Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said two Turkish military personnel were killed when a helicopter was downed during Ankara's military offensive against ...


Madhya Pradesh fails to release 'Padmaavat'

However, despite protests, the court paved a smooth way for the release of Padmaavat , after the censor board approved the film with a U/A certificate. A speci...


'Horrific murder spree' in Kentucky leaves 5 dead, incl gunman

The names of the victims is being withheld while their families are notified. The sheriff's office, Kentucky State Police and Paintsville police searched for th...


Sword-wielding man injures 4 churchgoers in Indonesia

A congregation member Andhi Cahyo said that a few minutes after the mass started, another member ran into the church with a bleeding head, while the man holding...


Three die as helicopter crashes in Grand Canyon

Authorities say the four were level 1 trauma patients. The identities and nationalities of the dead and injured were not immediately released. The FAA and N...


Detained Iranian-Canadian Activist Reportedly Dies In Tehran Prison

The New York-based Center for Human Rights issued a statement on February 11 confirming Seyed-Emami's identity. Activists say there have been other suspicious...


Hyderabad: AIMPLB expels Salman Nadwi who suggested shifting of Babri site

Some Muslim organisations and seats of learning - such as the Darul Uloom Deoband and the Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind - have expressed their displeasure over Maulana Sa...


Merkel Dodges Question on Poland's New Holocaust Law

A shield which is meant to protect Israel against any criticism", said the Nicolaus Copernicus University sociology professor. Rabbi Michael Schudrich says th...


Trump 'not sure' Israel seeks peace with Palestinians

In the interview, Trump criticized Israel's West Bank settlements, which the Palestinians and most of the worldwide community view as illegal obstacles to peace...


Cebu Pacific heeds Duterte plea, to ferry OFWs home from Kuwait

While saying that he can not divulge what was discussed during their closed-door meeting, Duterte said that he is planning to going to the Gulf State to appeal ...


White House speechwriter quits as ex-wife alleges abuse

The women also reportedly said they had told FBI investigators about the abuse during Porter's security clearance. "He said , 'I saw that all over the news to...


Oregon State Senator Accused of Harassment Resigns

In a letter sent to the Secretary of State Dennis Richardson Office on Thursday, Kruse said, "Please accept this notice of my resignation from the office of Sta...


Second White House aide resigns over domestic abuse claims

Following Rob Porter's resignation , president Donald Trump took to his favorite medium of communication - Twitter - and addressed the situation. Porter an...


India's speeding train kills four elephants

Four elephants were killed and two injured after a train hit a herd in Assam on Saturday night, IANS reported. "Five elephants, including three calves, repo...


Egypt reports major success in Sinai Peninsula terrorism crackdown

Since the 2011 Revolution that ended former President Hosni Mubarak's 30 years in power, militant groups used Sinai as a hotbed and attacked several military an...


House passes budget bill to reopen government after brief shutdown

The spending bill will also allow the Energy Department to make sales of the country's Strategic Petroleum Reserve and will finance community health center...


All the reaction to clinical first half performance from Ireland

Certainly the way they reduced the Azzurri to so much rubble will do their confidence levels no harm whatsoever ahead of the visit of Wales' in a fortnight's ...