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Health experts in Congo identify two more suspected Ebola cases

On 10 May 2017, a multidisciplinary team led by the MoH and supported by World Health Organization and partners was deployed to the field and are expected to re...


China presses South Korea on THAAD missile system

On Wednesday, South Korea's Electoral Commission declared that Moon Jae-in, the former human rights attorney and student activist-turned opposition leader, had ...


India likely to skip China's Belt and Road summit, neighbours attending

Pakistan has been a flagship country and one of the most enthusiastic supporters of the One Belt-One Road initiative, in part because many projects are for p...


Gunmen kill 10 labourers near port in southwest Pakistan

The incidents took place in the Pishgan and Ganth Road areas of Gwadar, Geo News reported. The attack sites have been cordoned off. "We will not bow down be...


Massive ransomware attack hits 74 countries

He said many NHS hospitals in Britain use Windows XP software, introduced in 2001, and as government funding for the health service has been squeezed "IT budget...


Navy SEAL Killed in Somalia Firefight Identified

US and Somali forces were attacked at some point after arriving by helicopter to the target location, a compound that housed a group of al-Shabaab militants ass...


Pentagon chief, Turkish PM meet after decision to arm Kurds

The Arab-Kurdish alliance accepted ISIL's surrender to protect civilians and the dam, it said, adding "the coalition tracked fleeing fighters and targeted those...


Defecting French ex-PM Valls is told he must join Macron's party

Paris: France's mainstream parties of the left and right struggled on Wednesday, May 10, to adjust to the new political landscape created by centrist Emmanuel ...


Pakistan signs nearly $500 million in China deals at Silk Road summit

Najib, who is on a five-day working visit to China to attend the Belt and Road Forum for worldwide cooperation, said the forum has an emphasis on mutual discuss...


EU Commission: English Language Losing Importance in Europe Amid Brexit

Voters across England, Scotland and Wales went to the polls on Thursday to choose almost 5,000 new local councillors, in the shadow of campaigning for the surpr...


Traffic accident in Turkey kills at least 20 local people

The local deputy governor told state-run Anadolu Agency that the driver is among the dead and most of those killed were women. Authorities said the tour bus t...


Trump says he was always going to fire Federal Bureau of Investigation director

President Donald Trump unleashed a Twitter torrent Friday morning following days of punishing headlines over his decision to fire FBI Director James Comey. "I m...


Russian cyberthreats on the rise, says US intelligence director

He noted ISIS' proven ability to direct and inspire attacks over a wide range of targets around the world. "We assess that ISIS maintains the capability to dire...


North Korea accuses US, South Korea of plotting assassination attempt

Claiming an alleged plot by USA and South Korean intelligence agencies to assassinate Kim Jong-Un, North Korea vowed to "ferret out" and destroy " CIA terrori...


BC election brings unwelcome uncertainty for business as Greens hold balance

Horgan says the final results are hanging in the balance and he can't wait until May 24 when we expect all absentee ballots to be in and reminded people that ri...


AR Flags to Fly Half-Staff in Honor of Fallen Yell Co. Deputy

A sheriff's deputy was shot and killed in Arkansas Thursday morning. . Mainhart, 46, of the Yell County Sheriff's Department was killed in the line of duty to...


Aisha Buhari meets 82 Chibok school girls in Abuja

The government agreed to free an undisclosed number of Boko Haram prisoners in exchange. Holt said that his government had gone from the place of, "not be...


China tests new guided missile in Bohai Sea

China today said it has successfully tested a new guided missile in the Bohai Sea near the tense Korean peninsula to raise the operational capability of its arm...


Trump invites new South Korean leader to US

During his campaign, many conservatives anxious that Moon's election would cause problems with Washington, Seoul's most important ally, because of his engagem...


Pakistan PM travels to China to attend Belt and Road Forum

Sharif will also hold bilateral meetings with several other heads of state on the sidelines of the forum. Vice-President of the European Commission Mr Jyrki Kat...


Obamas to visit Chicago to discuss planned library, museum

He said he and former first lady Michelle Obama , who also attended, would personally donate $2 million to summer job efforts in the city. The design, by h...


Texas bill could deny transgender wrestler title defense

It's pretty freakin suspicious that a bill about steroid use pops up only a handful of months after Beggs' state championship win. Although the House voted ea...


I Would Have Fired Comey Without Rosenstein's Letter

The ousted director has told associates he was summoned to the White House for a one-on-one dinner with Trump just seven days after the January 20 inaugurat...


Venezuela replaces health minister after data shows crisis worsening

The ministry also said there was an increase in cases of diphtheria and Zika. Anotnieta Caporale, the minister who produced the Venezuelan government's first ...


Trump says he wanted to fire 'showboat' Comey

McCabe told senators he could not comment on conversations between Comey and the president. But McCabe said the claim was not accurate. Trump said he had pl...