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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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London crash: Van slams into crowd leaving mosque, one arrested

CNN is reporting that the incident occurred near a mosque as people were leaving a service. The police said they were called after reports of a collision on Seven Sisters Road, w...

Oil hits six-week low as OPEC fails to curb oversupply

The EIA said USA crude inventories fell by 1.7 million barrels in the week ending June 9, against a market expectation of a 2.7 million drawdown and compared to yesterday's 2.7 ...

White House denies Trump wants Mueller out, but heat's on

Ruddy said the ethics behind Mueller's presence are concerning considering how he was appointed to be special counsel. As Rosenstein went on to say, "I've been a prosecutor for 2...

Rule gives Oregonians non-gender option on driver's license

In September, Keenan was able to change her New York City-issued birth certificate. A 2015 survey of more than 27,000 transgender people across all 50 states found that 68...

No longer out of bounds: Trump allies question Mueller probe

Under current Justice Department regulations, firing Mueller would have to be done by deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein, not the president- though those regulations could theo...

Congressman: Ex-aide shows 'feistiness' after shooting

Matt Mika , director of government relations in the meat processor's Washington office, was shot when a gunman fired upon a group of congressmen practicing for an upcoming char...

DC police seek arrest of Turks for melee, angering Erdogan

The Metropolitan Police Department said in a brief statement that Sinan Narin had been arrested in Virginia on an aggravated assault charge. Mahmut Sami Ellialti, who told C...

Zarif to Annan: Iran to Provide Qatar with Humanitarian Aids

It comes as relations between Tehran and Washington have grown increasingly strained, most recently overshadowed by a string of allegations made by a number of high-ranking Irani...

SCO Summit: India inducted into organisation, Narendra Modi meets Afghan President

President Ashraf Ghani called for joint efforts against terrorism and said those countries which differentiate between good terrorists and bad terrorists will pay the price for it....

US soldiers killed by Afghan soldier; Taliban takes credit for attack

The shooting took place a few hours after an American airstrike in southern Helmand Province accidentally killed two Afghan policemen. Such insider attacks have happened before...

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UK prime minister's top aides resign after election fiasco

Her Downing Street office initially said last Saturday that the "principles of an outline agreement" had been agreed with the DUP, only for the smaller party to contradict that hou...

Ukip's stand-in leader warns Theresa May: Don't water down Brexit objectives

The so-called confidence and supply agreement means that the supporting party will back the government in motions of confidence by either voting in favor or abstaining, while ret...

Kushner asked to 'lay low' amid Russian interference reports

Kushner asked to 'lay low' amid Russian interference reports

President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared "Got Dem Visas" Kushner, wanted to have a burner phone in the White House that was directly connected to Russian Federation ; the ...

Palestinians say Gaza man killed at protest on Gaza border

He said in Berlin he is seeking a response "soon". The incident took place after the soldiers fired many live rounds at Palestinians protesting on their lands, close to the bor...

After Trump Says Iran Reaps What it Sows, Iran Condemns "Repugnant" Statement

The ministry did not identify the men's hometowns, nor say how they were able to evade authorities. He did not elaborate. US Council on Foreign Relations president Richard Haass ...