Tue, 21 Aug 2018

Sunday tweet storm: ’Disgusting witch hunt’ rattles Trump

WASHINGTON, U.S. - A day after making efforts to downplay the bombshell revelation that his White House counsel has been ...

Massive 8.2 magnitude quake strikes off the coast of Fiji

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Small tsunami waves were observed soon after a magnitude 8.2 earthquake struck off the coast of ...

Five imams shot dead in Turkey’s Erzincan province

ANKARA, Turkey - Five clerics from Turkey’s Religious Affairs Directorate (Diyanet) were shot dead after a heated argument broke out ...

Man jailed after making hoax bomb call to catch U.K. flight

LONDON, U.K. - In a shocking incident at the Gatwick Airport, a resident of east London, made a hoax bomb ...

Magnitude 6.0 quake rattles southern Costa Rica

GOLFITO, Costa Rica - The U.S. Geological Survey (U.S.G.S.) said that the southern part of Costa Rica was rattled by ...

Dozens of children drown as boat sinks in the Nile

KARTOUM, Sudan - In a tragic incident, a boat with over 40 children onboard ran into trouble after the engine ...

Second quake in a day rattles Indonesia’s Lombok

LOMBOK, Indonesia - Weeks after a devastating magnitude 7.0 earthquake rattled Indonesia’s Lombok island, on Sunday, the tourist hotspot was ...

Trump alleges social media censorship of conservatives

WASHINGTON, U.S. - A month after accusing Twitter of shadow banning members of his administration, the U.S. President Donald Trump ...

Trump claims he allowed McGahn to cooperate with Mueller

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a bombshell explosion, a report in the New York Times revealed on Saturday that the White ...

Papadopoulos misled investigators: Mueller recommends jail

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a court filing made as part of his probe into Russia interference in the 2016 U.S. ...

Al Qaeda led by Bin Laden’s son set to threaten Syria, Iraq

NEW YORK, U.S. - Despite claims made by the Iraq Prime Minister and the U.S. President Donald Trump, who have ...

Trump cancels proposed military parade, blames Washington DC

WASHINGTON, U.S. - A day after reports revealed that the U.S. President Donald Trump’s military parade was set to cost ...

ISIS claims Kabul attacks, as U.S. warns of Taliban threat

KABUL, Afghanistan - With no conceivable end to America’s longest military engagement in sight - the war against insurgents in ...

Treatment of Jailed Vietnam Dissidents Draws Petition, Hunger Strike

Jailed Vietnamese human rights defender Tran Thi Nga has received beatings and death threats from a cellmate assigned to her ...

Zimbabwe Opposition Appeals for Regional Help

HARARE - Zimbabwe's main opposition leader Nelson Chamisa has appealed to African leaders to ensure a peaceful and smooth transition ...

Europe Sees Sharp Rise in Measles: 41,000 Cases, 37 Deaths

BERLIN - The World Health Organization says the number of measles cases in Europe jumped sharply during the first six ...

Several Police Wounded In Chechnya Attacks Claimed By IS

Russian investigators say they have launched investigations into three separate attacks that wounded several police officers in the North Caucasus ...

Transgender Pakistanis Demand Protection After Murder, Dismemberment

Dozens of transgender people in Pakistan have staged a protest demanding more protection after a transgender woman was shot dead ...

PepsiCo Buys Israel's SodaStream for $3.2 Billion

JERUSALEM - Beverage giant PepsiCo on Monday purchased Israel's fizzy drink maker SodaStream for $3.2 billion, a boon for a ...

Mali Must Bolster Security, Governance, Analysts Say

In winning a second term as Mali's president on Thursday, Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has another chance to tackle challenges ranging ...

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Second quake in a day rattles Indonesia’s Lombok

LOMBOK, Indonesia - Weeks after a devastating magnitude 7.0 earthquake rattled Indonesia’s Lombok island, on Sunday, the tourist hotspot was ...

ISIS claims Kabul attacks, as U.S. warns of Taliban threat

KABUL, Afghanistan - With no conceivable end to America’s longest military engagement in sight - the war against insurgents in ...

China Reconsiders LNG Tariff Threat

China has sown confusion in international energy markets after reconsidering plans to slap tariffs on U.S. crude oil and liquefied ...

Asian Games: Indian men's badminton team bow out

Jakarta [Indonesia], August 20 (ANI): Indian men's badminton team bowed out of the ongoing 18th edition of the Asian Games ...

Cagayan North Int'l Airport ready for commercial flights

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Aug. 20 (PIA) - The Cagayan North International Airport is now ready for commercial flights, both domestic ...

Asian Games: Lakshay wins silver in shooting

Jakarta [Indonesia], August 20 (ANI): Indian shooter Lakshay Lakshay has won a silver medal in men's trap event in the ...

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