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Dec 11 2017

Rohingya crisis reflects vulnerability of human rights

Worldwide human rights law lays down obligations of Governments to act in certain ways or to refrain from certain acts, in order to promote and protect human rights and f...

Dec 11 2017

Trump Watches CNN and 'Morning Joe' To 'Get Fired Up,' Report Says

Donald Trump has often attacked CNN and other networks on Twitter while lavishly praising Fox News. Once the sun sets and he puts his phone down, Trump tunes int...

Dec 11 2017

Blaze Erupts at Clairemont Home Following Plane Crash

The two survivors were transported to a nearby hospital with burn injuries. This plane accident occurred at about 4.30 pm on Saturday where the crash-landed in the Lafa...

Dec 11 2017

Tillerson scolds Saudi Arabia over Yemen, Qatar, Lebanon

On Nov. 25, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman compared Iran's growing regional influence to Germany's hegemonic policies in the Hitler era. At the global level, ...

Dec 11 2017

Met Office warns of heavy snow at the weekend

It warned of "possible delays and cancellations to rail and air travel". Met Office forecaster Steven Keate said: "The worst of the snow is now across parts of Wales an...

Dec 11 2017

Trump holds his first White House Hanukkah party

Christian vice-president Mike Pence, Sheldon Adelson, the hotel magnate and Zionist donor, and Jewish Republican legislators were among those who attended and ate kosher ...

Dec 11 2017

Nikki Haley Said Trump's Accusers "Have Every Right To Speak Up"

On Sunday, Haley, who was the first female governor of SC, praised the courage of women who have raised complaints of harassment in various industries, including governme...

Dec 11 2017

Israeli gunfire wounds 6 Palestinians in southeast Gaza

Col. Jonathan Conricus. It was blown up using a new method that does not require air strikes or explosions. The tunnel destroyed on Sunday had been discovered several w...

Dec 11 2017

Anti-US protest over Jerusalem turns violent in Lebanon

As a result, he will also move the American Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem over the course of the next three to four years. Thousands protested outside the US Embas...

Dec 11 2017

Arab league adopts resolution criticizing Trump's Jerusalem move

In Cairo, the head of Egypt's largest Christian church announced he would not meet US Vice President Mike Pence when he visits Cairo on December 20. Many in the worldwi...

Dec 10 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation chief defends agency after Donald Trump attacks

Countering strident attacks on his agency from the president who appointed him, FBI Director Christopher Wray on Thursday defended the tens of thousands of people who w...

Dec 10 2017

Paul George, Jerami Grant out vs. Brooklyn Nets in Mexico City

The team in Mexico City would be operated in partnership with the league office, according to Silver. "We do see enormous opportunity in Mexico City and think it could ...

Dec 10 2017

UK Decided to Quit Customs Union Without Full Analysis: Davis

David Davis said "forecasts" of how Brexit would affect the various sectors in the United Kingdom did not exist. "There's no sort of systematic impact assessment", Mr...

Dec 10 2017

PM Narendra Modi wishes Sonia Gandhi on birthday

The Jharkhand Pradesh Congress Committee today celebrated the 71st birth day of AICC president Sonia Gandhi here. Sonia is set to relinquish her post next week, after...

Dec 10 2017

Putin to visit Turkey to mull Jerusalem

The leaders said the move by the U.S would "badly" affect the peace and stability in the region. Trump's defiant announcement, making good on a core campaign pledge, en...

Dec 10 2017

Gold medalist Lindsey Vonn: I'm not representing President Trump at the Olympics

Vonn went on to say she would not accept an invitation to the White House, which is a statement Trump has heard before from players in both the National Football League a...

Dec 10 2017

Liberal group trolls Trump rally using Ivanka Trump's criticism of Roy Moore

Ivanka Trump made the remark in response to the Moore scandal shortly after the first allegations became public in November. While Ivanka Trump criticized Moore, her f...

Dec 10 2017

Tillerson to meet Lebanon's Hariri in Paris on Friday: US State Department

The United States says it will voice support for Lebanon's "sovereignty, stability and independence" during a gathering of world diplomats in Paris. Lebanese Prime Mini...

Dec 10 2017

Theo Walcott: 'Players want to give Arsene Wenger a selection headache'

But who will start for the Gunners? He's sharp, he's quick, he's incisive again with his dribble, and technically he was very good tonight. Just after the hour-mark, Ol...

Dec 10 2017

Met Office Issues Weather Alerts As Snow Could 'Cut Off' Some Areas

The Met Office said: "A spell of snow is expected over a central swathe of the United Kingdom on Sunday". Temperatures are also likely to reach lows of -10C (14F) in ...