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Venezuela's Maduro and opponents to continue talk

Although normally at loggerheads with Washington, President Nicolas Maduro met senior USA diplomat Tom Shannon on Monday (Oct 31). They agreed to meet again November 11, said Italian prelate Claudio Maria Celli, the Vatican mediator, according to l...

Syrian army claims rebel bombardment of Aleppo killed 84 in 3 days

Citing video-recorded evidence from Aleppo , Amnesty said the opposition groups " have used imprecise explosive weapons including mortars and Katyusha rockets " in densely populated civilian areas - an act that "flagrantly violates global humanitari...

Youngest American voters back Hillary Clinton for presidency

She urged supporters to take part in early voting, which began this week in Florida, likely to be one of the biggest prizes on election night. Clinton told a rally in Florida, one of the battleground states where the election is likely to be decide...

Pakistan information minister removed over newspaper leak that angered army

Khan has said that now that the government has been found complicit in breach of national security with planting of story, sacrificing one 'darbari' minister is not enough, learnt 24 News. India has long accused Pakistan's military of sponsoring th...

Four killed, two injured in firing at Majlis in Karachi

The deceased and injured have been shifted to Abbasi Shaheed hospital while security personnel have reached the site. As per the report, the attackers entered the religious place where the participants had gathered for the " majlis ". "Four men wer...

Spain breaks deadlock, re-elects Rajoy prime minister

But others, including the Socialists and anti-austerity Podemos ("We Can"), have said they will fight Rajoy's policies and will not approve his budgets. After the vote, Rajoy sought to strike a conciliatory tone. If Rajoy, 61, had not won the parli...

House debates bill to restrict naming officers in shootings

Wolf says he plans to sign a bill to liberalize beer sales laws in Pennsylvania. Select the newsletters you would like to subscribe to . Bills on the move Wednesday could include legislation to overhaul benefits in Pennsylvania's two big pu...

Judge tosses reporter Amy Goodman's riot charge for covering pipeline protests

Their protests have attracted thousands of other Native Americans. The footage showed guards using dogs and pepper stray against protesters on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation. If that's all he's got, it's a chilling affront to the concept of a...

Formalise 2003 ceasefire to end tensions: Abdul Basit

The National Security Advisor appreciated the Prime Minister's policy of reaching out to the neighbour countries for establishing cordial relationships with them. "We need to move from symbolism to substance and from conflict management to conflict r...

South Africa becomes second country to leave the global criminal court

The ICC started in 2002 as the first global court with jurisdiction to investigate and prosecute individuals for genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes . "The implementation of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court Act, 20...

Republican VP nominee Mike Pence to make campaign stop in ABQ

Donald Trump has an appearance set at a county fair in Delaware. "I think there's no question that the evidence continues to point in that direction", Pence said. "We're voting for who can run this country the best". The Indiana governor previous...

Obama's transgender school policy hits roadblock

Student A, with the help of the ACLU of IL, filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights, claiming that being barred from the girl's locker room violated her rights under Title IX of U.S. Title IX protects people f...

Android Nougat 7.1 Set To Be Available As Beta Preview

Google's newly released smartphones - Pixel and Pixel XL - are selling like hotcakes in the United States, at least that's what online stores indicate. At the time of switch on the phone, the Apple users will get an option to switch their emails, ph...

Nadda finds SUM safety measures inadequate

Nadda on Wednesday exerted indirect pressure on the state administration to bring to book the real culprits and punish them. "A fresh advisory will be given to all states so that such incidents do not take place anywhere", Nadda said before winding u...

Brexit would 'very likely' have to be ratified by parliament

Eadie QC, who was speaking in court about what was likely to happen at the end of the negotiations, in 2019, said: "The government view at the moment is it is very likely that any such agreement will be subject to ratification". "I'm baffled", Lord...

French court OKs Calais migrant camp closure, amid NGO fears

I hope British hospitality is not being abused. On Monday the Red Cross issued a statement saying it was "proud to be helping to finally bring these children, who have been fending for themselves in conditions unimaginable to most adults, to the Un...

President Obama Questions Donald Trump's Approach Toward Russia

Mr. Trump added that "she shouldn't be talking so tough" about Russian Federation, and he suggested, as he has repeatedly in recent months, that Russian Federation could be an ally in fighting the Islamic State. "But their behavior has undermined wor...

Russia, Syria halt Aleppo airstrikes ahead of 8-hour lull

The Russian air force and the Syrian army recently upped their offensives in Aleppo in order to banish the rebels from the east of the city. The reasons for such a discrepancy were not immediately clear, and Laerke specified that it would be up to Ru...

Putin to Kremlin journalists: US is watching you

Russian Federation and India renewed their close ties at an annual meeting Saturday signing several cooperation agreements and deals worth over $5 billion. "Ours is a truly privileged relationship". Sergey Chemezov, a close associate of President ...

Centre ready to help Odisha in tackling fire incident: Nadda

SUM Hospital deputy superintendent Basant Pati said all patients from the ICU were shifted to other hospitals. Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the tragedy was "mind-numbing" and directed the federal health minister to facilitate transfer of those...

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Mueller Removed FBI Agent From Russia Investigation Over Possible Anti-Trump Texts

The New York Times and Washington Post both reported Saturday FBI special agent Peter Strzok - who played key roles in the FBI's initial Russian Federation investigation, ...

Time for US Military Families to Leave S. Korea: Sen. Lindsey Graham

Trump is "staging an extremely unsafe nuclear gamble on the Korean peninsula", a Foreign Ministry spokesman said in a written statement that also calls Trump a "nuclear demon" and...

Member of Trump team directed Russian Federation contacts, says Michael Flynn

Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, pleaded guilty Friday to lying to the FBI , becoming the first Trump White House official to face c...

Inside tour: First lady decorates White House for Christmas

The first lady's theme is "Time-Honored Traditions", a nod to 200 years of holiday celebrations at the executive mansion. "We pray that our country will be a place where every ...

Russian Federation positioning itself to make U.S. irrelevant in North Korean nuclear crisis

Haley called on all nations to "cut off all ties with North Korea" and specifically highlighted China's influence over the rogue regime during an emergency meeting of the UN Secur...

Trump Calls Acquittal in Sanctuary City Murder `Disgraceful'

Garcia Zarate was charged with murder, assault with a deadly weapon and being a felon in possession of a firearm in the death of Steinle, a 32-year-old Pleasanton native and San F...

Philly rocked by 4.4 magnitude quake in Delaware

A rare quake jolted the Mid-Atlantic region of the East Coast on Thursday evening, prompting some to flee offices and homes, but causing no serious damage or injuries. The Univers...

White House says Tillerson to remain as secretary of state

The ouster of Mr. Tillerson would end a turbulent reign at the State Department for the former Exxon Mobil chief executive, who has been largely marginalized over the a year ago ...

Uber says 2.7m Brits hit by breach that was covered up

It left their names, email addresses, and mobile phone numbers exposed. Now, after some further digging, it seems that 2.7 million of those affected were Uber customers from the UK...

Pakistan justifies Hafiz Saeed's release, United States warns of repercussions

Saeed was put under house arrest after the Mumbai terror attack in November 2008 but he was freed by court in 2009. On Saturday, the White House said there would be repercuss...

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Watch Mount Agung ERUPT as tourist hotspot issues 'RED WARNING'

Watch Mount Agung ERUPT as tourist hotspot issues 'RED WARNING'

These airlines resumed Bali flights on Sunday morning, according to Reuters. According to the Volcanic Observatory Notice for Aviation (VONA) system, winds carried the ash in a...

Anguish As Hundreds Throng Slain Soldier's Funeral In South Kashmir

Anguish As Hundreds Throng Slain Soldier's Funeral In South Kashmir

He had come home on leave. "His bullet-riddled body was found in Wothmula village of Shopian", he said, adding that investigations are on into the killing. Rajesh Kalia said. Meh...

Texas DPS Trooper Shot, Killed Near Fairfield

Texas DPS Trooper Shot, Killed Near Fairfield

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has ordered Texas flags at Texas Department of Public Safety facilities statewide to be lowered to half-staff in honor of fallen Trooper Damon Allen ...

NY asks residents to buy local Christmas trees

NY asks residents to buy local Christmas trees

Farmers there harvest more than 4 million trees per year, shipping them across the USA and as far as Japan. Fast forward to 2017, the supply isn't as plentiful as it's been in y...

Q2 Weather: Wind and warm temperatures highlight Thanksgiving weather

Q2 Weather: Wind and warm temperatures highlight Thanksgiving weather

Plan on dry and unusually warm weather for Thanksgiving . Southwesterly winds gusting to about 25 miles per hour will shift to the northwest late in the day as a cold front passe...