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Sep 14 2019

US Begins Tough New Policy on Asylum Seekers

The Trump administration is threatening to move swiftly to impose a near-total block on Central Americans seeking asylum at the US-Mexico border after the US supreme...

Sep 13 2019

Russian Federation requests Interpol info on suspected spy location

Russia requested Interpol to check the information on whereabouts of suspected US spy, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Thursday. Outlets oper...

Sep 13 2019

Top Democratic Presidential Contenders To Debate In Houston

You'll have to wait and see! The ABC News post on what to look for in the debate includes other points of interest, including Biden, who has been making an appeal to ...

Sep 13 2019

Habibie, president of Indonesia in shift to democracy, dies:The Asahi Shimbun

The government has declared three days of national mourning. Taking over from Suharto , who had ruled the world's most populous Muslim majority country with an iron fi...

Sep 13 2019

South Florida man missing for 22 years found dead in retention pond

How they came to be discovered occurred in a most freakish manner after the manager of The Grand Isles housing development spotted the sunken auto on Google Earth and a...

Sep 13 2019

New plane for Trudeau's trip to Edmonton after runway collision

The first ads already have been aired, and many of them are negative, befitting two leading candidates who begin their formal campaigns with large electoral hurdles. "He ...

Sep 12 2019

Mugabe body being flown to Zimbabwe, burial place undecided

At home, Zimbabweans have been divided over how to mourn a man once hailed for ridding the former British colony Rhodesia of white-minority rule but who later purged his ...

Sep 12 2019

Afghanistan: Taliban vow to fight on after Trump ends peace talks

In announcing the end to peace talks, Trump accused the Taliban of using terror to strengthen their position, echoing members of his administration. was strolling away ...

Sep 12 2019

Labour Rebel Scorches Corbyn in Brexit Parliament Debate

Labour says it will vote to allow Prime Minister Boris Johnson to trigger an election once he has delayed the October 31 Brexit deadline. "If you're a worker with a b...

Sep 12 2019

House of Commons Speaker John Bercow Will Step Down Amid Brexit Chaos

He likes to think of himself as a reforming Speaker, yet he's been dogged by scandals and given up any pretence he is impartial. But historic parliamentary convention s...

Sep 11 2019

Air Force Completely Destroys Media Narrative About Crew Favoring Trump's Scottish Hotel

In a statement issued by Pence's office after Short's comments, the office said, "Because of some misreporting, we want to clarify that the decision to stay at Trump Na...

Sep 11 2019

United Nations asks India to end rights breaches in Jammu & Kashmir

Kashmir issue is being discussed and here is how India is prepared to face the UNHRC whereas Pakistan is not enjoying the support of most of the member countries in the ...

Sep 11 2019

Trump Says Afghan Peace Talks With Taliban 'Are Dead'

Trump cancelled the meeting after the Taliban admitted carrying out an attack in Kabul on September 5 that killed 11 people, including a U.S. soldier. In a statement ...

Sep 10 2019

DORIAN STRIKES CANADA: Knocks out power, downs a crane on Atlantic coast

Dorian was downgraded to a post-tropical storm as it made landfall near Halifax, Nova Scotia , on Saturday evening, but wind speeds still reached 150km/h (93mph), simila...

Sep 10 2019

North Korea willing to hold talks with U.S. in September

There was no immediate information on whether the projectiles were ballistic missiles or rocket artillery. "More detailed analysis is needed to determine the exact specif...

Sep 10 2019

CDC warns against vaping as "vape lung" spreads

Nicotine is found in many plants, including tobacco. But while the U.S. Centres for Disease Control and Prevention and others are still saying there are multiple reasons ...

Sep 08 2019

India’s Chandrayaan-2 Mission to Attempt Historic Moon Landing

After the apparent mishap, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted: " India is proud of our scientists!" While the significance of the Chandrayaan-2 can not be unders...

Sep 06 2019

Teenager dies in Indian Kashmir in month-old lockdown

Qureshi said the visits were part of Pakistan's diplomatic effort to sensitise the world about Kashmir . That has seen Kashmir's importance increase exponentially in...

Sep 06 2019

Death toll rises to 20 in Hurricane Dorian in Bahamas

Apocalyptic", Head-Rigby said . (Cheryl Diaz Meyer for NPR) Damage in the Abaco Islands. More than 91,000 customers along coastal Georgia were without power Thursday...

Sep 06 2019

United Kingdom lawmakers pass bill to delay no-deal Brexit

Where this now leaves Brexit and the government is unclear. On Wednesday evening, they approved a bill that could force the PM to delay Brexit to January or even later ...