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North Korea sends protest to US Congress over sanctions

It's also notable that the letter was sent by the Foreign Affairs Committee, which was abolished in the late 1990s and revived last month. It was not immediat...


5 key questions about the NHS cyber hack answered

Patients were asked not to come to hospitals unless it was an emergency. The wave of cyberattacks wreaking havoc cross the globe is "at an unprecedented level...


The new faces of France? Macron's candidates gather in Paris

Like him, many are new to politics - and also like him, they hope to repopulate the political map of France with new faces and fresh ideas. Renewing a politic...


Egypt discovers new necropolis in Minya, first in area

On Wednesday, the Ministry of Antiquities, announced it had uncovered what is believed to be a 3,700-year-old burial chamber for a pharaoh's daughter. It is t...


Overblown claim on new China trade deal

China's 1.37 billion residents are projected to eat roughly 17.6 billion pounds of the meat this year, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Foreig...


Head of Daesh in Afghanistan killed by US, Afghan forces

Logari was among several high-ranking leaders of IS in Afghanistan who died in the raid carried out by Afghan troops in partnership with U.S. forces, the Pentag...


Triple talaq is the worst way to dissolve a marriage, says SC

Abdul Nazeer aksi also observed that it would not hear polygamy issue along with the triple talaq petitions. Several women divorced by triple talaq have...


Gen. Michael Hayden: Trump White House Unable to Admit Basic Facts

This is the story she detailed to a Senate committee on Monday. If anything, Trump's latest Twitter gaffe proves no matter how much he tries to hide it, the...


DOD launches investigation into payments Flynn received from Russian Federation

Flynn's attorney, Robert Kelner, has argued that Flynn briefed the DIA, from which he retired in 2014 after conflicts with the Obama administration, before an...


China to invest $150 billion along 'Silk Road' economic belt

While China has portrayed the New Silk Road as a genuine effort to share the bounty of China's economic development and to fund infrastructure gaps, many Wester...


Ismail Haniyeh elected new overall leader of Hamas

Despite Haniyeh's reputation as an affable leader who helped push Hamas to compete in elections that were expected to moderate the organization, the years of co...


Dillier wins stage 6 of the Giro, Canada's Woods fifth

Orica-Scott star Caleb Ewan finally clinched a victory at the 2017 Giro d'Italia on Friday, although there was no change at the summit as Quick-Step Floors star...


UK Labour leader accuses Theresa May of 'pandering' to Trump

The Financial Times also weighed in saying Jeremy Corbyn's claim that the manifesto was fully funded did not stand up to scrutiny. She is expected to say: "...


After SKorean leader eyes North trip, Trump offers US invite

How hard will it be for the new president to regain public confidence in the government? Acts that are not considered criminal in other countries, including b...


Officials from Arctic nations meet amid drilling concerns

The Arctic Council is an advisory body that promotes cooperation among member nations and Indigenous groups. US scientists estimate the Arctic contains about ...


China's Silk Road Forum Latest Effort To Boost Xi's Stature

China was aiming at establishing regional connectivity with Africa and Asia through multiple linkages through this initiative, he said. In an interview with C...


Syria fighting eases as safe zones plan begins

Jets from the US-led coalition are barred from proposed safe zones in Syria set to be created under a deal inked by Russia , Iran and Turkey, Moscow's envoy ...


Michelle Obama says school lunch program critics are 'celebrating' kids 'eating crap'

Along with the delay in nutrition standards for school lunches announced by the USA agriculture secretary, Sonny Perdue , the Trump administration has also p...


Trump says first 100 days have been exciting & productive

Trump spokesman Sean Spicer defended the president for holding the rally Saturday, scheduled for the same time as the White House Correspondents Association din...


Russia: Syria deal bans US-led coalition aircraft

There are still questions about how it will be enforced. The United Nations still has a million questions about a Syria deal struck last week by Russia, Turke...


Turkey, US can turn Raqa into 'graveyard' for IS: Erdogan

Khalil said his forces were not building up in the area. Turkey's military has relocated a convoy of armoured vehicles and personnel carriers to a base near t...


Senate Intelligence Committee subpoenas Michael Flynn

Earlier in the day Trump shot off a series of pre-emptive Twitter strikes, accusing Obama of enabling Flynn, and assailing Yates for allegedly leaking classifie...


Hospitals in UK National Health Service knocked offline by massive ransomware attack

The Barts Health group, which manages major central London hospitals, including The Royal London and St Bartholomew's, said it had activated a major i...


U.S. President Trump To Visit Saudi Arabia, Israel, Italy This Month

McMaster, and Dina Powell shared the details behind President Trump's first foreign visit which will include a trip to Israel, Saudi Arabia, and the Vatican . ...


Trump to Visit Israel May 22-23, on Jerusalem Day

Both leaders avoided mentioning any specifics on the way forward beyond a USA push to counter incitement and hate rhetoric from the Palestinian side. The meet...