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Russia: US prohibited from flying over Syrian 'de-escalation zones'

The Syrian government has said that although it will abide by the agreement , it would continue fighting "terrorism" wherever it exists, parlance for most arme...


Pak husband accuse Indian HC of detaining his wife

Police officials told The Express Tribune on Sunday that Tahir had met Uzma in Malaysia and they made a decision to marry. Uzma, hailing from New Delhi , a...


Barbra Streisand blames sexism for Oscar snubs

The singer, actress and filmmaker called out the Academy's ageing membership, which was also male-dominated at the time, for the double snub during a candid car...


Taliban seize district near Afghanistan's Kunduz

Although the Taliban made a formal announcement of their spring offensive only last week, there has already been heavy fighting from the northern province of Ba...


World War II bombs prompt evacuation in Hanover

Around 50,000 people have been evacuated from their homes in Hannover after five unexploded World War II bombs were found. Shortly after the evacuation, exp...


North Korea Shows Off Missiles During Military Parade

Amid speculation that North Korean leader Kim Jong-un could be about to order a new nuclear test, a clear message was sent out that North Korea is prepared to a...


When is a wall not a wall? GOP redefines Trump's border wall

They include efforts by some lawmakers to attach unrelated policy provisions, known as "riders", to the legislation, which Democrats are fighting. But he did no...


US sets up missile defense in S. Korea as North shows power

Hours before the admiral spoke to members of Congress, parts of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile system began the trip to their deploymen...


Congress Members Urge Trump to Re-Work Paris Agreement

The latest word on the administration's stance came from Energy Secretary Rick Perry , who said Tuesday he would not advise Trump to abandon the deal, but to "...


Carrier group heads for Korean waters as Trump calls leaders

The Trump administration says North Korea's nuclear ambitions are an urgent national security threat and will put diplomatic measures and economic sanctions i...


North Korea marks founder's 105th birth anniversary

Rows of military bands and columns of troops marched into Pyongyang's main Kim Il-sung square in the heart of the city. The US military on Thursday dropped th...


White House backs off as lawmakers work to avert shutdown

The Trump administration now says that funding for the wall along the USA border with Mexico need not be included in whatever spending package Congress appr...


United States says strategy on North Korea centres on sanctions, open to talks

South Korea's navy is planning to hold joint naval drills with US aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson battle group, which has trained with Japanese destroyers in r...


Stephen Colbert Explains How Trump Got Himself a Canadian 'F*ck You'

As Donald Trump's first 100 days in office are the topic on everyone's mind in USA politics, late night comics are adding their commentary on how Trump has ...


New tax plan could be good news for many, bad for deficit

When Trump's spokesman, Sean Spicer, was asked by reporters Thursday whether it was fair to inquire about the benefits that the tax cuts would provide for the p...


NYC police department launches 1st phase of bodycam program in Washington Heights

An officer who is not in their vehicle would have to press a button to activate the body-worn camera. "I'm totally convinced that this is the way forward". "Not...


Russia's Putin and Japan's Abe tell North Korea to avoid provocative behaviour

Japan's disaster reconstruction minister has resigned over his remark that "it was good" that the March 2011 quake and tsunami had hit northern Japan instead of...


Thousand detained in Turkey in operation against "secret structure in police"

Police launched simultaneous operations across the country on Wednesday, detaining hundreds of people with suspected links to US -based cleric Fethullah Gulen. ...


N Korea conducts live-fire drill as United States submarine docks in South

Seoul and Washington say the sole objective of Thaad is to defend against North Korean missiles, but China is concerned the system's powerful radar can penetra...


Paris police clash with students over presidential election

But the far left leaning communist candidate, Jean-Luc Melenchon, who had looked like he may also reach the final two, which really spooked the markets, has so ...


Spicer: Obama Administration Renewed Flynn's Security Clearance

The letter , one of three documents released by Maryland Democrat Elijah Cummings, revealed that Defense Department Inspector General Glenn Fine is examining...


Krauthammer: Trump Admin Can Pursue 3 Possible Objectives in North Korea

A USA missile defense system called Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense is being installed in South Korea. At the same time, the USS Michigan , a nuclear-pow...


French voters in Switzerland reject Le Pen

Le Pen won 21.4 percent of the vote on Sunday to 23.9 percent for Macron, who is now projected to defeat her by a margin of about 20 points in the runoff. In ...


Merkel 'regrets' Israel PM's snub of German foreign minister

The Foreign Minister on Tuesday met opposition leader Isaac Herzog, chairman of the Labor party. Last year, Israel's parliament adopted a law seen as targetin...


Korean economy grows 0.9 percent in Q1

Korea's exports have been on an upward trend since November, ending almost two years of decline thanks to a general pick up in the global economy. Further, on...