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Jacob Zuma's Exit From South Africa Presidency to Be Finalized Monday

South Africa's ANC has called a meeting of its national executive for Monday, as Ramaphosa and his allies lobby for President Zuma to step down. We know you wan...


Oxfam to face United Kingdom government review over Haiti sex worker scandal

Roland van Hauwermeiren, who has been at the centre of Haiti sex scandal, was running Oxfam's Chad operation at the time . It is a "complete betrayal of bo...


Philippine president orders military to scrap helicopter deal with Canada

Philippine Defence Secretary Delfin Lorenzana has said the helicopters will only be used for humanitarian assistance and disaster relief efforts. The governme...


18 killed and dozens injured as bus topples over in Hong Kong

Police have arrested the driver and charged him with causing death by risky driving. Police have yet to comment on the cause of the crash. The train, which wa...


Russia calls for restraint from Israel, Syria

The statement said the Israeli air strikes had targeted drones used in the fight against "terrorist organisations, primarily Daesh", referring to the Islamic St...


CORRECTED - House Speaker Ryan: House likely to pass US budget deal

During the White House event targeted on criminal threats raised by few immigrants, USA president, Donald Trump stated that, "I'd love to see a shutdown if we...


Third-ranking US Justice Department official resigns amid turmoil

She will reportedly be leaving after serving nine months at the department for a general counsel job in the private sector. She served under Deputy Attorney...


India's improved ties with Israel could benefit Palestine, says expert

On February 9, Prime Minister Modi arrived in Jordan, which is his transit to Palestine . Modi will also meet the Ruler of Dubai and Prime Minister Sheikh ...


Jammu on red alert after JeM terrorists attack army camp injuring 2

Army officials told IBNS that a Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO), a non-commissioned officer (NCO) and two children were killed and four army men injured in th...


Senate Announces 2-Year Budget Deal That's A Huge Win For GOP

A bipartisan budget deal that would fund several healthcare programs has support from Senate leadership, but House Democrats looking to secure a vote on...


Former US President Bush slams Putin for alleged non-mutual political attitude

Therefore, many of his movements (are) to regain Soviet hegemony. Trump has repeatedly denied collusion between his campaign and Russian Federation and dism...


Trump Speaks at National Prayer Breakfast LIVESTREAM

His appearance came as the White House continues to face criticism over the handling of abuse allegations against Trump's Staff Secretary Rob Porter. "Then on...


Syrian Forces Capture 2 Members of Islamic State 'Beatles'

Kotey and Elsheikh were the last two still at large. Along with "Jihadi John" Mohammed Emwazi and Aine Davis, they are believed to have tortured and beheaded ...


White House Staff Secretary Resigns Over Abuse Allegations

Kelly, who encouraged Porter to remain in his post despite the allegations, did not alter his effusive statement . "These outrageous allegations are simply f...


11-year-old dies after falling through icy pond in Queens

WABC-TV reported that firefighters took off their gear, stripping down to t-shirts and shorts during mid-30s temperatures, to find the boy under the water. "He...


Further losses predict on Wall Street

Major indexes in Asia and Europe also fell following Monday's 1,175-point drop in the Dow Jones industrial average . U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin s...


Buildings in eastern Taiwan's Hualien collapse after magnitude 6.0 quake

Reports of its depth vary from one kilometre to 10 kilometres. Premier William Lai said two people had died in the quake in the port city of Hualien and 114 ...


Amid political unrest, Maldives declares state of emergency

In addition to ordering the release of the political prisoners, the court also reinstated 12 politicians who had been ousted for switching allegiance to the opp...


Maldives' SC scraps order to free political prisoners

Former President Mohammad Nasheed on Tuesday sought India's direct and swift intervention. Chief Justice of Maldives Abdulla Saeed and another judge, Ali Ha...


Ancient city of 60000 structures discovered under Guatemala Petén Jungle

LiDAR is a method of mapping from the sky: An airplane-mounted device sends a constant pulse of laser light across a swath of terrain; precise measurements of ...


Jammu and Kashmir, Rajouri: 4 Soldiers killed in the attack, one injured

An official said that Pakistan army fired at Indian positions along the LoC in Shahpur sector of Poonch today morning. In 2018, the Indian forces have carried...


US, Turkish forces on course for clash in Syrian town

Speaking to CNN Turk on Sunday, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag said if United States troops wear "terrorists' clothes" and find themselves among "...


Turkish president meets pope, expected to discuss Jerusalem

The Vatican is in favor of a two-state solution to the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians and hopes that both sides reach a consensus on the status of J...


U.S. 'shamelessly threatening Russian Federation with atomic weapon', says Iran's Rouhani

In addition Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif earlier warned in a tweet that the U.S. policy risked " bringing humankind closer to annihilation ". G...


TDP among allies unhappy with BJP

Shiv Sena has already declared that it would be contesting the 2019 general election and Maharashtra assembly polls separately. Singh said that he would spe...


Fiji win Hamilton 7s

Magical Fiji edged out reigning Series champions South Africa 24-17 in a pulsating final for their leg win this season. New Zealand got knocked out by Fiji,...


Jammu and Kashmir: Unknown gunmen fire in Srinagar's tertiary hospital

The personnel, who are critically injured, have been admittted to the hospital. Commenting on the matter, the police said that a carbine rifle of one of the cop...


Paul Ryan Proudly Tweets About School Worker Getting $1.5 Wage Hike

Democrats on Saturday slammed Speaker Paul Ryan , R-Wis., for tweeting about a Pennsylvania woman whose paycheck went up by $1.50 a week, citing the raise ...


Trump gives up on Hartnett White for CEQ

But President Donald Trump last month. Hartnett White's designation terminated a year ago after Democratic restriction slowed down her affirmation. The Coun...


China condemns United States nuke report; tells to shun cold-war mentality'

According to Politico, the strategy is to counter aggressive moves by Russian Federation and China in upgrading their nuclear arsenal. Washington also consi...


8 injured, kids lifted to HSC in head-on crash of bus, SUV

On Friday, Ornge, which provides air ambulance services in Ontario, said it airlifted five of the injured to SickKids, one to St. Michael's Hospital and one to ...


Italian gunman targeted immigrants after Nigerian man was arrested for killing

An Italian man who has been politically active with the anti-migrant Northern League has been arrested in the drive-by shootings that wounded six people. There ...


Stormy Daniels talks (and doesn't talk) Trump with Jimmy Kimmel

Stormy Daniels , the adult film star who has been alleged to have had an affair with President Donald Trump , is scheduled to appear at a Shreveport strip cl...


CAS overturns doping bans on 28 Russian athletes

CAS said it found "insufficient" evidence that 28 of the athletes had broken anti-doping rules at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. In a further 11 cases, CA...


Turkey: Journalist on duty injured in Syria's Afrin

Authorities initially said they believed the blast was a gas explosion but did not rule out the possibility of "sabotage". To the east, Syrian troops and thei...