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Russia's Putin arrives in Iran

Ilham Aliyev was the second president to be received by the Leader in Tehran as President Putin of Russian Federation met with Ayatollah Khamenei an hour earlie...


At least 12 die in India thermal power plant explosion

It also was not clear how many workers were in the plant at the time. Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath has taken cognizance of the explosion at NTPC pla...


South Africa clear leaders to host 2023 Rugby World Cup

The Rugby World Cup Board has made an initial recommendation that South Africa would be the most favoured country to be awarded the hosting duties. Vision ...


White House downplays George Papadopoulos' role in Trump campaign

The plea was unsealed Monday, but his sentencing hearing will be scheduled later. When asked about that later in the briefing, Sanders insisted that it was on...


Turkey, Azerbaijan cherish long-standing bilateral ties strengthened with cooperation

While the line offers a shorter route for transporting Chinese goods to Europe by rail, "the competition is really tough", said Akif Mustafayev, the permanent r...


Kurdish parties opposed to Barzani claim attacks on offices

They attacked lawmakers and reporters while a crowd outside parliament waved Kurdish flags. Abadi called the independence referendum illegal. As MPs discu...


Kim Jong-un and wife, Ri Sol-ju, visit cosmetics factory

Ms Kim meanwhile can not be identified in the photographs, but the report by state news agency KCNA mentioned she was present along with other top officials. ...


Iran meeting nuclear deal commitments: IAEA

The International Ministerial Conference on Nuclear Power in the 21st Century opened in Abu Dhabi on Monday, with the participation of experts and leaders in th...


Congress is speaking Pak language on Kashmir: Modi

Chidambaram's response was that Modi hadn't read his comments fully, and that he was attacking a "ghost". Modi's sharp comments came a day after senior Congress...


U.S. issues new targeted North Korean sanctions for Human rights abuse

It has backed US -led United Nations sanctions on North Korea following a series of prohibited arms tests, some of which coincided with this year's political ...


What President Trump's Public Health Emergency Declaration Means for the Opioid Crisis

The Medical Care Journal estimated past year the economic cost of opioid overdoses, dependence and abuse was almost $79 billion. Trump made similar comments d...


Bombs kill at least 17 in Somalia's capital Mogadishu

And the Nasa-Hablod hotel was targeted just a year ago, when al-Shabaab gunmen stormed the building, killing at least 14 people and injuring another 25. "We are...


Sushma Swaraj seeks investigation in Sherin Mathews adoption

Sherin Mathews was found in a drain in suburban Dallas this week. Sherin's adopted father, Wesley Mathews , has been arrested on a charge of felony injury to...


#CoffinAssault: Duo jailed for attack on farmworker

Married father of three Jackson, 30, was sentenced to 19 years with 5 suspended meaning he serves 14 years. The two white men were handed down jail terms for ...


Golfer Emily Nash isn't awarded championship trophy because she's a girl

The latest unwelcome controversy involves Emily Nash, a junior at Lunenburg High School and victor of the Central Massachusetts Division III boys golf tournamen...


Singapore passport gets new design, security upgrade

That means it's also a rank below South Korea and Sweden, and two ranks below the German passport. Singapore now single-handedly dominates the first tier of t...


Dwyane Wade to Come Off Bench For First Time in His Career

That's not Wade , and he quickly realized that he would better serve the Cavs as a reserve. But this wasn't exactly Wade's idea, either. Lue and Wade t...


Pakistan not responsible for USA failures in Afghanistan: Pak FM

The minister said that normal security given to Tillerson during his visit to Pakistan reflected that Pakistan had restored peace after rendering numerous sacri...


Russian helicopter with eight people on board crashes into sea

Russian helicopter with eight people on board has smashed into the sea near the Norwegian Arctic archipelago of Svalbard. "We don't know if it was a controlled ...


U.S. ambassador to New Zealand Scott Brown faced complaints over 'cultural misunderstanding'

Mr Brown said in a video statement released on Wednesday that he wanted to address "rumour and innuendo" reports of an "administrative investigation" into his...