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Pompeo: US to help North Korea economy if it gives up nuke

Has China told Kim to calm down, talk with President Trump , and if he doesn't, he will lose the backing of China? Trump had announced he would meet with K...


Trump health secretary pushes back against Medicare drug negotiation

In reality, it is entirely in line with the financial interests of the drug companies and health insurers and will do virtually nothing to stop their profit-gou...


Catalan lawmakers set to elect new hardline leader Quim Torra

The Catalan parliament looks set to retain its pro-independence majority, and with the potential appointment of Torra, will continue to seek a mandate for indep...


MI5 chief - Not aware outside influence determined outcome of Brexit vote

MI5 chief Andrew Parker will warn of twin threats from Islamic State and Russian Federation, in a landmark speech to European security chiefs in Berlin, where...


Piyush Goyal to handle finance ministry till Arun Jaitley returns

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has effected a small but significant cabinet reshuffle on the eve of the Karnataka election results. Goyal will also take over ...


Top 3 singers revealed for this season's 'American Idol'

The season's Top 3 contestants who will therefore be competing in next week's finale are Gabby Barrett , Caleb Lee Hutchinson and Maddie Poppe . Contestan...


Controversial pro-Trump pastor offers blessing at Jerusalem embassy opening

McCain's rationale is particularly relevant to Trump's decision to pick him to open the American embassy in Israel: He rejected Hagee's endorsement because of a...


Anti-US protests held in Iran

Pertinently, North Korea believes it can at least rely on China as a buffer against potential US aggression; Iran does not have a similar faith in Europe. The...


Iran's Zarif in Moscow as Russia moves to save nuclear deal

He will then go to Brussels to meet counterparts from Germany, Britain and France "about the fate of the nuclear deal", Iranian state television said. China als...


Black American bishop will give the address at royal wedding

Prince Harry and Markle have yet to meet the high-energy, evangelical preacher, who has been credited with shaking up the face of Episcopalianism, the US-b...


Zenit agree Mancini exit as Italy loom

Mancini however insisted that no arrangements concerning a possibility of his work with the Italian national side had been achieved yet. "Today's game will be h...


Kerala woman arrested after confession that daughter was molested with her consent

She also gave a detailed statement before a magistrate and later underwent medical tests. A 10-year-old girl was allegedly abused by K V Moitheenkutty, in a m...


Italy Populists Close in on Government Pact, Silent on Premier

However, coalition talks were stalled for two months as the M5S insisted the League, which led the right-wing coalition with 17 per cent of the vote, ditch Mr B...


Karnataka polls -Litmus test for BJP and Congress

When asked if the party secures majority and wants to appoint a dalit as the CM, Siddaramaiah said: "I'll tell them do it". "While we will get 130 seats, ...


Sharif says media grossly misinterpreted his remarks on Mumbai attack

A spokesman for Sharif said: "At the outset, statement of Nawaz Sharif has been grossly misinterpreted by the Indian media". "The people serving on important ...


Iraq counts votes as record abstentions hit first post-IS poll

Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi performed poorly across majority Shiite provinces that should have been his base of support. The elections held Saturday had b...


IMD predicts rain, squall over next 72 hours

In West Bengal seven people and in Delhi one person lost their lives. The death toll could increase as information on the extent of the tragedy was still po...


Petrol, diesel prices hiked 2 days after Karnataka election

Petrol price was seen at Rs 74.80 per litre, the highest since September 2013, and diesel was seen at Rs 66.14 per litre. Apart from resulting in higher retail ...


US Set To Officially Open Its Israeli Embassy In Jerusalem

In 1995, Congress passed a law mandating the move of the US embassy to Jerusalem , a law that had the support of both parties. In 1980, Israel declared Jerus...


Huddersfield Town 0-1 Arsenal: Poacher Aubameyang gives Arsene Wenger winning send-off

For his final Arsenal line-up, Wenger has opted for the back four of Hector Bellerin , Shkodran Mustafi, Rob Holding and Sead Kolasinac, with Granit Xhaka, A...


Give Goa a chief minister, Congress tells BJP President Amit Shah

Shah was in Goa to address booth convention ahead of forthcoming Lok Sabha election in 2019. Goa Congress spokesperson Yatish Naik said: "Goa is headless for ...


Trevor Story bashes the Brewers in Rockies shutout victory

Freeland (3-4) kept the Brewers in check the night after they had battered Rockies' pitchers in an 11-10 win in 10 innings. Angels 2, Twins 1: Shohei Oh...


5-year-old seriously injured after bear attack near Grand Junction

The child was grabbed in or near her own home in Grand Junction around 2:30 a.m. Sunday, the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Department said . When the mom went ...


Eyes trained on Gulf as storms develop near Florida

Where could it go? The Gulf system that will help bring in moisture will stall out through midweek, keeping rain and storms around each day from Tuesday throu...


Sanders scolded staff for leak of White House official's 'dying' McCain comment

Sanders is refusing to otherwise weigh in on the comments or condemn them. A White House official reportedly made what some saw as an insensitive comment abou...


White House Goes Silent on Remark about McCain

Mercedes Schlapp, the White House director of strategic communications, said Friday during a White House meeting that she stood by Sadler, Axios reported . Pay...


Iran vows to restart nuclear program if deal collapses

Bolton noted that Trump said in announcing the US exit from the Iran nuclear deal that "countries that continue to deal with Iran could face USA sanctio...


USA embassy in Israel to be moved to Jerusalem

According to the Israeli PM, Trump's decision to transfer the embassy confirms the "simple truth: Jerusalem was the capital of Israel 3 thousand years ago...


France condemns U.S. move to re-impose Iran sanctions

Egypt and Saudi Arabia may fast-track development of their own nuclear weapons if the Iran deal collapses as a result of the US withdrawal, former European Unio...


Fears for pilot and seven-year-old boy after light aircraft crashes

All 16 made their jump from the craft. The man killed in the crash is reported to be from the United Kingdom, while RTE report the young boy is the son of o...


Europe opposes US' role as a economic policeman

Dan Eberhart, CEO of oilfield services company Canary LLC, drew a direct connection: "Withdrawing from the Iran nuclear deal will support higher oil prices". ...


North Korea says it will dismantle nuke test site May 23-25

Pompeo's comments come ahead of a planned June 12 meeting in Singapore between North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump , the first such me...


Spanish LaLiga Report: Getafe v Atletico Madrid 12 May 2018

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone will be absent from the touchline for the Europa League final in Lyon after UEFA upheld his four-match ban. Getafe's...


Bolton warns economic sanctions possible for business with Iran

In a Fox News interview in January, Bolton said the United States should take steps such as increasing economic pressure on Iran and providing support to oppone...


Iran's Foreign Minister in China to rescue nuclear deal

After meeting his counterpart in Beijing, Mr Zarif said: "We hope that with this visit to China and other countries we will be able to construct a clear future ...


4 dead, over dozen missing as bridge collapses in Neelum Valley

Javed Ayub, a senior tourism department official in Pakistani-administered Kashmir, said 14 students were rescued after the bridge collapsed and that civil and ...


Iran would remain part of deal: Rouhani

Sri Lanka has been a long-term buyer of Iranian light crude, but the two countries have had difficulties over global sanctions, especially in remitting money. O...


'Olympic Games' minister Jowell dies at 70

Sarah Lindsell, CEO of the Brain Tumour Charity, said the charity had started working with "wonderful ambassador" Dame Tessa towards the end of previous year, a...


Black money charges against Chidambaram is Congress's 'Nawaz Sharif moment': Nirmala Sitharaman

Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman launched a blazing attack against senior Congress leader P Chidambaram and said that the ongoing black money pro...


President Kovind visits Siachen base camp, lays wreath at war memorial

The President said, as the supreme commander of the armed forces and as the President of India, he carries the gratitude of the entire country with him. Kovind ...


"Proves India's Stand": Nirmala Sitharaman On Nawaz Sharif's 26/11 Remark

In an interview to Dawn newspaper ahead of his rally in Multan on Friday, Mr. Sharif expressed concern over Islamabad's foreign policy approach. Stating tha...


Sanctions on European countries 'possible,' says Trump adviser

During an interview on CNN , host Jake Tapper noted that America's European allies are not planning to abandon the deal that prevents Iran from building nuclea...


Netanyahu says Iran crossed 'red line' with rocket fire

While Israel claims Iran launched first, it says most of the 20 missiles Iran fired failed. He added that Syria has the right to defend itself "against the ag...


IPL 2018: MI vs RR Preview

Suryakumar Yadav has been in good form and is giving Mumbai Indians a solid start time and again but he needs support from Lewis. The problem for MI has bee...


Iran foreign minister sets off on tour to save nuclear deal

Hundreds of thousands of Iranians took to the streets in the largest demonstration on Friday, three days after Trump announced his decision of withdrawing fro...


Conoco authorized to seize $636 mln in Venezuela PDVSA assets

PDVSA did not reply to a request for comment. Cargoes arriving from the Caribbean have started creating bottlenecks of vessels around PDVSA's main ports, espe...


Alibaba Group (BABA) Shares Bought by Wetherby Asset Management Inc

The volume of the company in the last trading session was 21.27 Million. About 5.76M shares traded. Deutsche Bank set a $204.00 target price on Alibaba Group...


Family of 7 dead with gunshot wounds in rural Australia

The bodies of four children and three adults were found at or near a property in Osmington near the southwestern tip of Australia . The bodies of four chil...


Four killed, over 20 injured in multiple blasts in Afghanistan's Jalalabad

Militants detonated bombs and stormed a government building in eastern Afghanistan, leaving at least six civilians dead, officials said. At least three explos...


Citizenship (Amendment) Bill infringe the Rights of Indigenous People

The Accord marked the end of anti-foreigner movement - anyone who entered the state after the midnight of March 24, 1971, would be considered an illegal immigra...