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May 23 2017

Rouhani says Iran ready to promote relations with the world

The pro-Rouhani reformist group Omid (Hope) won all 21 seats, ousting their conservative rivals who had been in power for 14 years. Tens of thousands of supporters of P...

May 23 2017

Anthony Weiner Pleads Guilty in Sexting Case, Could Get Years in Prison

Federal officials learned of the online tryst between Weiner and the then-15-year-old, high school sophomore's last September through a story by the British tabloid, th...

May 23 2017

4 climbers die near top of Mount Everest in tragic weekend

At least two of the deceased succumbed to altitude sickness. Sherpa said that Kumar's body was spotted about 200 metres (650 feet) from the main route and the team wa...

May 23 2017

BC Greens begin talks with other parties

The Liberal leader also injected a note of humility on the drop in Liberal seats. "We better reflect the real face of British Columbia with the new members", he said. A...

May 23 2017

Trump says 'fast decision' possible on new FBI director

But in a poll conducted last month, Republicans were far more opposed to hypothetically removing Comey, while Democrats were slightly more open to the possibility. Howeve...

May 23 2017

Mississippi rep apologizes for lynching comments

After Louisiana removed four Confederate monuments, a MS lawmaker said they should be lynched if they wanted to try that in his state. Oliver, a Republican, was ele...

May 23 2017

French voters in Slovakia elected Macron

Marine Le Pen, the right-wing nationalist who has called for pulling France out of the European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, may have been routed in ...

May 23 2017

Rajinikanth should stick to acting, he has no idea about Constitution: Swamy

Swamy further said that Rajinikanth does not fit in the current political situation and also lamented the idea of having movie stars in politics. Miffed over actor Raji...

May 23 2017

French president to meet EU's Tusk, reveal minister picks

In 2007, Bayrou's unexpected popularity - winning almost 7 million votes in the first round - took the French establishment by surprise. Collomb has been a prominent Soci...

May 23 2017

Man accused in Times Square crash was seeking mental help

Four of the victims injured in the attack were hospitalized in critical condition. Alyssa Lynn Elsman... my attractive 18 year old girl. Williams was just weeks away from...

May 22 2017

No secrets were passed to me by Trump, says Lavrov

John Sipher, who used to run intelligence operations against Russian Federation for the CIA, said sharing information with Moscow carried high risks. PILLAR: Terrorism ...

May 22 2017

US Treasury slaps sanctions on 8 Venezuela court justices

The protest in Caracas comes after a tumultuous 24 hour. He called Wednesday's briefing by Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs Miroslav Jenca a first step...

May 22 2017

Indonesian soldiers killed in South China Sea exercise

Political observers said Duterte's frank account of the conversation in the Chinese capital could infuriate China . While Huang called the agreement "very significant ...

May 22 2017

Kushner Family Apologizes for Referring to White House Adviser Jared Kushner

The event was meant to draw investors for 1 Journal Square, a $976.4 million residential and commercial project underway in New Jersey. To do so, they're promoting a prog...

May 22 2017

World court reserves verdict on Jadhav case

The last encounter was in 1999, when India gunned down Pakistan navy's Atlantique aircraft but the case was dismissed due to the lack of jurisdiction. India wants a fresh...

May 22 2017

Comey to testify in public before Senate Intelligence Committee

McMaster said in an interview on ABC's " This Week with George Stephanopoulos ". "That's taken off." Trump's Oval Office meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey La...

May 22 2017

US Defense chief affirms commitment to protecting Turkey

US President Donald Trump has approved a plan to arm the Syrian Kurdish militia-an important US ally in Syria in the fight against IS. "It is conducting an active insur...

May 22 2017

Problem in JK centred around just three Kashmir districts, says Amit Shah

He told PTI that the situation of unrest in Kashmir was confined to "three-and-a -half districts". "There are many such spells of three months, six months, one year, wher...

May 22 2017

Tommaso Ciampa avoids serious injury, TakeOver match on as of now

Be back here tomorrow for the full Best and Worst of NXT TakeOver: Chicago column. Below is video of Johnny Gargano leaving on a stretcher after " Takeover: Chicago " w...

May 22 2017

Rajinikanth can meet PM if he wants: Naidu

Panneerselvam was not holding any position now and was only a Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) but he was given appointment by Modi on "short notice", Stalin said. Su...