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May 16 2017

Australia's Fairfax Media gets revised US$2b offer from TPG-led group

This would have left shareholders with Fairfax's regional papers, 50 percent of its online streaming service Stan and its beleaguered New Zealand business, which was re...

May 16 2017

North Korea: New long-range missile can carry heavy nuke

New South Korean President Moon Jae-In, who was inaugurated on Wednesday, has also been conciliatory. The United Nations Security Council is due to meet on Tuesday to d...

May 16 2017

President Trump Is Confident That Israel And Palestine Will Find Peace

As CBS2's Andrea Grymes reported, Abbas lauded Trump's "courageous stewardship" and his negotiating skills, saying peace is achievable. The US president greeted Abbas o...

May 16 2017

France's Macron confirms backing for Paris Olympic bid

We all know this is a big city but they have a compelling plan that is in line with what is required for the host of an Olympic games". The host city will be released a...

May 16 2017

200000 cyberattack victims in 150-plus states: Europol

It is not clear how fast it is now spreading, though it has the attention of multiple government agencies. Deutsche Bahn said early Saturday that departure and arrival di...

May 16 2017

Experts predict instability in the legislature after BC election

Clark added that the Liberal vote went down, the NDP vote stayed the same, as the Green vote went up, saying she's taking her cue from the voters. She said her party wo...

May 16 2017

Asylum for families that sheltered Snowden rejected

The asylum-seekers fear for their safety if they are deported back to their home countries of Sri Lanka and the Philippines. Snowden was hiding in Hong Kong in June 201...

May 16 2017

India skips China's Silk Road summit, warns of 'unsustainable' debt

The inclusive tone of China's Belt and Road push stands in stark contrast to US President Donald Trump's "America First" policy, which included the scrapping of the Trans...

May 16 2017

US Senate Democrats may refuse to vote on Trump FBI pick: Schumer

Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this January 3, 2006, file photo, then-Assistant Attorney General for the Criminal Division Alice Fisher briefs reporters at the Just...

May 16 2017

India asks World Court to bar Pakistan from executing alleged spy

ICJ reached a conclusion after Pakistan's lawyer Khawar Quraishi presented his arguments on Monday. Both lay claim to complete control over the Himalayan territory of Kas...

May 16 2017

Si Woo Kim becomes youngest in history to win Players Championship

In his homeland of South Korea, males are required to serve 21 months of military service between the ages of 20 and 30, but golfers can avoid it by winning one of golf's...

May 16 2017

What happens if Donald Trump is impeached?

The time has come for Congress to launch an impeachment investigation of President Trump for obstruction of justice . Impeachment does not mean that the president will...

May 16 2017

Moors Murderer Ian Brady Dies, Aged 79

It is understood Brady had been bedridden for the last couple of years, suffering from emphysema. IAN Brady, who murdered five children along with partner Myra Hindley,...

May 16 2017

Moon urges both talks and sanctions to rein in N Korea

Easing tensions over the antimissile system was a crucial topic when President Xi Jinping of China called Moon on Thursday to congratulate him on his election as presiden...

May 16 2017

'Even Personal laws Must Abide By Constitution': Centre On Triple Talaq

Persistent level headed discussions on the legitimacy and credibility of this practice were prompted not long after one solicitor, Shayara Banu, tested the Muslim individ...

May 16 2017

Trump Says New FBI Director Could Be Named Next Week

The New York Times reported the president asked Comey in January to pledge loyalty to him and that Comey refused to do so. Trump said he would have fired Comey regardles...

May 16 2017

LA Reid Out as Chairman of Epic Records

The letter also claims that, during a business trip, Reid had asked the unnamed assistant to lie down next to him in bed and offer him a hug. Multiple outlets have conf...

May 16 2017

Nurses vote overwhelmingly in favour of strike action

Preempting concerns for patients during any potential industrial action, Mr Brown said: 'If we don't stand up now, can we ensure future patients will be safe. "We've hear...

May 16 2017

Tehran mayor Ghalibaf withdraws candidacy in Iran's presidential candidacy

But with the election of Donald Trump as president, this new power balance is under threat. The Supreme Leader appears to be in a dilemma - whether to promote his proté...

May 16 2017

Court peppers lawyer about Trump travel pan

Hawaii Attorney General Doug Chin, center, talks to reporters outside a federal courthouse in Seattle , May 15, 2017. Trump's order is simply meant to keep Americans s...