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Aug 14 2017

Istanbul: a policeman killed by a suspected member of the AR

He attacked the officer as he was taken from the patrol auto into Istanbul's main police station, according to the Dogan news service. The sources said Istanbul anti-te...

Aug 14 2017

Commonwealth Bank CEO Ian Narev to Retire by Mid

The big four bank says the exact timing of his departure will depend on when his replacement is hired. The nation's securities regulator opened its own inquiry last week ...

Aug 14 2017

Gardaí Carrying Out Search In Relation To Trevor Deely Case Today

Trevor Deely, from Naas in County Kildare, was 22 when he went missing while walking home in south Dublin following a Christmas party in December 2000. Detectives said to...

Aug 14 2017

Ivanka Trump Denounces Racism, White Supremacy, Neo-Nazis After Charlottesville Violence

A friend from childhood, Felicia Correa, who launched a crowdfunding page and said she was speaking for Ms Heyer's mother, who was not ready to speak in public, said: "Sh...

Aug 14 2017

Australian Deputy PM could be a Kiwi, unqualified for office

Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce has asked the High Court to rule on his eligibility to sit in the Parliament after it was revealed he may be a citizen of New Z...

Aug 14 2017

White House says Trump condemns hate groups

When asked what the president meant by " on many sides ", a White House spokesperson responded: "The President was condemning hatred, bigotry and violence from all source...

Aug 14 2017

Central Intelligence Agency chief: No indication of imminent nuclear war with N. Korea

North Korea has defied all calls to rein in its nuclear and missile programs, even from China, its lone major ally, calling them legitimate self-defense. "We've engaged t...

Aug 14 2017

Trump Declares Opioid Crisis a National Emergency as Schools Feel the Effects

Former President Barack Obama declared a national emergency in the east coast during Hurricane Sandy . "I think thanks to some of the reporting that has been don...

Aug 14 2017

Woman killed in Charlottesville, Virginia vehicle attack identified

Far-right protesters converged on the university town of Charlottesville at the weekend to demonstrate against a plan to remove a statue of Robert E. " Trump's not a...

Aug 14 2017

Venezuela rejects Trump talk of military option

Speaking from Bedminster, New Jersey, Trump told reporters that his administration is considering taking action against the South American country in the wake of the Nati...

Aug 14 2017

Illinois Senate Overrides Governor's Veto of Chicago School Aid

The motion to override moves to the House. The House is scheduled to be in session on Wednesday, and must act on the veto within 15 days. Members of the Senate reject...

Aug 14 2017

Kentucky mayor says Confederate statues should go after violence in Virginia

The events of Charlottesville, apparently, moved him to announce earlier than he planned to. Rallies and marches in support of yesterday's victims and refuting the me...

Aug 14 2017

Opposition unity faces hiccups; upset NCP stays away

From the meeting of the Opposition parties called by the Congress on Friday, it is evident that their unity remains a work in progress. Mrs Gandhi's political aide, Ahm...

Aug 14 2017

Fantastic Fire And Fury

Mediadrumworld/ZUMA Press/NewscomU.S. Defense Secretary James "Mad Dog" Mattis warned that the Kim Jong-un regime's actions risk the "destruction of its people" President...

Aug 13 2017

Pep praises speed of City's transfer deals

Failing to win against the likes of Leicester, Stoke and Middlesbrough contributed to City's title charge fizzling out last term and, having once again been installed as ...

Aug 13 2017

Two US soldiers killed in northern Iraq

Central Command said in a statement that five other soldiers were wounded in Sunday's incident, without providing further details. The military said in a statement the ...

Aug 13 2017

Closer China-Asean relations

The diplomat says the South China Sea may be settled faster and will likely not carry sensitive issues that China objects to because the ministers are aware of Beijing...

Aug 13 2017

Scaramucci: Trump 'needed to be much harsher' on white supremacists

On Sunday morning, short-lived, recently-ousted White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci gave his first interview since his departure from the Donald Trum...

Aug 13 2017

NEET 2017: Tamil Nadu students to get one year's exemption

Rural students face difficulty in getting admissions. "If the Tamil Nadu government brings forward an ordinance seeking exemption for students of government colleges on...

Aug 13 2017

CIA Chief: Not Surprising If N. Korea Tests Another Missile

But he rejected talk of the US being on the "cusp of nuclear war". In a separate interview on "Fox News Sunday", Pompeo was asked about the nature and degree of threat ...