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Jun 22 2017

Pakistan confirms it shot down Iranian drone

But on Wednesday, the ministry's spokesman Nafees Zakaria released a statement on the matter. An Iranian spy drone was shot down by the Pakistan Air Force over Panjg...

Jun 22 2017

Trump traveling to Iowa for campaign-style rally

President Donald Trump is celebrating Tuesday night's Republican victories, declaring, "We're 5-0 in special elections". By the evening, he was set to tour a communit...

Jun 22 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting

Hodgkinson of Belleville, Ill., opened fire with a rifle on a group of Republicans practicing for an annual congressional baseball game. This year, a portion of the proc...

Jun 22 2017

BJP President Shah Amit Shah arrives in Maharashtra; to meet Uddhav Thackeray

Extending his well-wishes, Mr. Thackeray said Mr. Kovind belongs to a simple family and is a down to earth person who will competently perform his duties. "If they have d...

Jun 22 2017

Shiv Sena to back NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind as President

It set off speculations that Yadav was personally not happy with JD (U)'s decision to support Kovind. Ram Nath Kovind believes that if the president of the country ca...

Jun 22 2017

Grenfell Tower Survivors To Be Rehoused In Luxury Kensington Development

The Evening Standard reported that a deal was made by the Homes and Communities Agency on behalf of the government, and the flats were acquired at a cost of "tens of mi...

Jun 22 2017

Al-Qaida-linked group says it staged Mali attack

A auto bomb scare has caused widespread panic in the Malian capital Bamako , two days after a terrorist attack killed nine people at a camp in the city.Malian security f...

Jun 22 2017

Congress leader recommends Guinness Record for Shiv Sena for issuing most threats

The Sena, which has often been critical of the BJP and the Modi government, recently suggested the name of M S Swaminathan, the father of India's Green Revolution, for Pr...

Jun 22 2017

Rep. Quigley: Kushner's clearance 'absolutely' should be suspended

House investigators note that they do not know precisely when Flynn traveled to the Middle East for the nuclear deal, but they cite a discrepancy between the June 10,...

Jun 22 2017

'Scalise took a bullet for all of us'

Speaking today from the White House , President Trump said Scalise's condition- initially announced as "stable" - was "much more hard that people even thought at the t...

Jun 22 2017

Philippines' Duterte not aware of US support against Islamists in Marawi

Maute militants stormed Marawi on May 23, clashing with government troops and prompting President Duterte to declare martial law in the island of Mindanao , of which...

Jun 22 2017

Queen outlines UK government agenda in scaled-down speech

Trump's omission from the speech is significant because so much has been made of his planned state visit to the United Kingdom in the fall. "You have to keep him". Nati...

Jun 22 2017

Saudi king names son crown prince

Mohammed's appointment as heir to the throne completes a gradual stripping of power from the ousted crown prince, Mohammed bin Nayef, 57, who has also been fired as deput...

Jun 22 2017

IS Blows Up Mosul Mosque Where It Declared 'Caliphate — Iraqi Military

Gen. Joseph Martin, commander of the ground forces component of a coalition working to defeat ISIS in Iraq . Baghdadi's black flag had flown over it since June 2014....

Jun 21 2017

Trump tweets of witch hunt amid Russian Federation probe, bashes Hillary Clinton

And it was Rosenstein who appointed Robert Mueller as special counsel to investigate Russian involvement in the 2016 presidential election and possible collusion with the...

Jun 21 2017

India will learn from final loss, says Kohli

Arthur said the focus now shifts to 2019 World Cup. "The team exhibited a heart touching performance proving all predictions wrong by winning a major title after a long...

Jun 21 2017

Gov. Walker: critics' argument in gerrymandering case 'woefully ignorant'

In 2014 and 2016, Republicans extended their statehouse advantage to 63 and then 64 seats even though the statewide vote remained almost tied. The Supreme Court has...

Jun 21 2017

Georgia inmates save officer who passed out during work detail

Six of the inmates who were there jumped into action and quickly grabbed the officer's phone and dialed 911. But last Monday, six inmates turned out to be the heroes af...

Jun 21 2017

Qatar Airways CEO slams Gulf blockade

The sanctions have disrupted its main routes to import goods by land from Saudi Arabia and by sea from big container ships docked in the United Arab Emirates . Sheikh ...

Jun 21 2017

Theresa May under pressure to soften Brexit stance

A deal with the DUP could also risk destabilizing the political balance in Northern Ireland by increasing the influence of pro-British unionists who have struggled for ...