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Turkey says Syria's al-Bab "totally encircled" with clean-up underway

However at a press conference in January , the spokesman for the Secretary-General Stéphane Dujarric said: "I can tell you that we obviously remain very concer...


Warm day in Delhi, max temp at 30.1 degrees C

On Friday, Delhi recorded maximum and minimum temperatures of 27 degrees Celsius and 15.4 degrees, respectively. Minimum temperature was above normal in Patha...


Draft Memo Surfaces Concerning National Guard Deployment for Unauthorized Immigrant Round Up

It is false . It is irresponsible to be saying this. "The White House has adamantly denied there are efforts underway to mobilize the National Guard for this...


Rebel leader in eastern Ukraine issues military threat

Authorities in pro-Russian rebel held areas last March began distributing passports very similar to Russian ones bearing a two-headed eagle on a red backdrop....


Russian Federation says it bombed Islamic State targets near Syria's Raqqa

The Ministry says the Tupolev-95 bombers took off from Russian Federation and flew over Iran and Iraq to get to Syria where it said they successfully targeted m...


Trump re-launches attack on media at Florida rally

As the man climbed up, the President addressed security concerns by saying to the crowd, and perhaps to Secret Service agents, "I'm not anxious about him". One ...


Netanyahu on 2-day visit here

The State Department's "commitment" to the two-state solution, after President Trump's "out of the box" thinking a day earlier of course, betrayed an air of dam...


Iraq Starts Operation to Drive ISIS Out of Mosul

Iraqi forces began a large-scale offensive to retake the northern city from the jihadists on October 17 previous year, securing the east bank last month. Iraq's...


Led coalition claims to have destroyed IS in Mosul

Lieutenant General Stephen Townsend, the commander of the US-led coalition forces, said on Sunday: "Mosul would be a tough fight for any army in the world". Ira...


Lords Will Defeat The Government Over Brexit, Mandelson Warns

Known for his proximity to former prime minister Tony Blair, Mandelson defended the former's intervention this week, asking people to "rise up" against Brexit i...


Reince Priebus defends Donald Trump's Friday night, anti-media tweet

Fox News and every other network have been giving all of the things that Priebus complained about full live coverage. Several members of his inner circle have...


Israeli threats to Lebanese sovereignty will meet 'appropriate response': Aoun

The source, which related the details to, Al-Hayat, warned Aoun that Israel is closely monitoring Lebanese military capabilities and its military presence in S...


Former Hong Kong Chief Donald Tsang Found Guilty of Misconduct

However, he escaped a bribery charge over allegations he had taken the redecoration and refurbishment of the apartment as a kickback, after the jury failed to r...


Looking out for the middle class

Cruz and Sanders, who have completely opposed viewpoints on the government's role in health care , discussed controversial aspects of the law like the individu...


US Navy begins 'routine' patrols in South China Sea

Meyer were sent as part of "routine operations", the U.S. Navy said in a statement. A United States aircraft carrier strike group has begun patrols in the So...


Robert Mugabe's wife says he could run in election 'as a corpse'

Attention, however, is on a post-Mugabe scenario, said political analyst Alexander Rusero. Both belong to bitterly opposing factions and neither is designated a...


Lionel Messi salvages win for Barcelona with late penalty against Leganés

Barca's frightful performance against PSG midweek in the Champions League carried over to this one. "Everything was hard for us, and that after having scored ...


Oroville Dam: Dramatic photos show damage to dam's emergency spillway

The American Society of Civil Engineers classifies almost 4,000 dams as "deficient", meaning these facilities have aged to the point where they are more suscept...


Saudi Foreign Minister: Iran Is the Biggest State Sponsor of Terrorism

But so far we haven't seen a change in behavior. "It's clear today that we suffer in the last period from lack of political determination", said Liberman. For...


Daesh bombings kill 2 in eastern Mosul

In October, the Iraqi army - backed by a USA -led air coalition and local allies on the ground - began a wide-ranging campaign to retake Mosul, once Iraq's seco...


Ecuador Election May Put In Question Outgoing President's Legacy

Surrounded by supporters chanting "Lasso, please, save Ecuador" the opposition candidate confidently told journalists the election would have a wider significan...


Iraqi Forces Launch Major Push to Liberate Western Mosul From Daesh

Eastern Mosul was retaken from ISIS by Iraqi forces last month after a 100-day battle, but the west of the city remains in the hands of the extremists. The Isla...


Iran dismisses new United States pressure, calls for 'mutual respect'

Graham said he and other Republicans would introduce measures to hold Iran accountable for its actions. "He believes in containing Iran; so do we". "I think mos...


Trump Surprised A 'Yuge' Fan At His Florida Rally

Trump, who held a rally in the same spot in Florida in September, clearly relished being back in front of his supporters , welcoming the cheers and letting one...


Somalia:Car bomb blast in Somali capital kills at least 25 people

One witness, Adbulle Omar, said: "I was staying in my shop when a vehicle came in into the market and exploded". "I need the Somali public to understand how m...