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Brexit date can be extended but only for good reason - EU's Barnier

According to this plan, the agreement May negotiates with Brussels and the package of amendments that will succeed in the meantime, will be voted once again, ...


White House: Trump, Kim summit ends early without deal

Trump said Thursday that North Korea wanted him to lift US sanctions on the country in exchange for denuclearization, but he wasn't willing to do that. "I do...


Pakistan to release captured Indian pilot in effort to defuse Kashmir conflict

Pakistan arrested the Indian pilot after aircraft from the two nations clashed in the disputed region of Kashmir in the worst military stand-off in decades....


Patriots owner Robert Kraft pleads not guilty to soliciting prostitution

Kraft engaged in any illegal activity". Kraft's attorney Jack Goldberger filed the written plea, according to the AP, in Palm Beach County court documents. It...


India Says It Does Not Want to See Further Escalation

The attack was claimed by the Pakistan-based JeM. Could India and Pakistan conflict trigger World War 3? He also praised Pakistan's military. Flight opera...


A ‘pilot’ project has just got over, says PM Modi

The minister also called upon the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers and leaders to work tirelessly for the upcoming elections. And that too on a day when Win...


Cardinal Pell remanded in custody after bail plea dropped

The 77-year-old cardinal, who is on leave from his role as treasurer, maintained his innocence this week, despite the jury deeming him culpable of one charge of...


US Disrupted Russian Trolls on Day of November Election

The cyber attack, backed by intelligence from the National Security Agency, reportedly took the Kremlin-linked Russian troll farm, Internet Research Agency, o...


'Overwhelming humanitarian catastrophe': UN targets $4b to help Yemen in 2019

As millions of people continue to suffer in Yemen , the European Commission has announced its intention to provide €161.5 million in humanitarian aid for 2019....


Trump says Cohen lied ‘95% instead of 100%’ in testimony to Congress

Cohen said. "I am ashamed that I chose to take part in concealing Mr. Trump's illicit acts rather than listen to my own conscience". He recounted how Trump ma...


Netanyahu to be Charged in Corruption Cases, Pending Hearing

The prime minister will have an opportunity to make his case against the indictments at the final hearing, which is likely to take place after the election. Opi...


IDF may have committed war crimes in quelling Gaza border protests

Acting Foreign Minister Israel Katz said in a statement that the U.N. Human Rights Council had "produced another hostile, mendacious and slanted report agai...


81-year-old Trump supporter assaulted over his MAGA hat

When asked if Turner did anything to provoke the attack, Geo Macarao, a bartender at Casa Vallarta, said , "No, he just walked in and ordered his food". "She w...


Lynne Patton: I was not a 'prop' at Michael Cohen hearing

Patton is a longtime associate of the Trump family who is now a high-ranking political appointee to the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Patton said...


Farage: If Parliament Delays Brexit Once, It Will Delay ‘Again and Again’

May said the promises were "commitments I am making as prime minister and I will stick by them". Each vote takes about 15 minutes, and the result is read out in...


Trump says N.Korea will thrive like Vietnam if it denuclearizes

Trump and Kim are due to meet for dinner later in the evening, their first engagement together in Vietnam. Trump told reporters he thought the talks would b...


Watch Ocasio-Cortez Grill Cohen on Whether Trump Committed Insurance Fraud

Ocasio-Cortez and Massachusetts Democrat Senator Ed Markey introduced the "Green New Deal ", an exceedingly expensive plan to fight carbon emissions an...


TikTok fined $5.7M for collecting kids' personal data

A spokesperson for the company declined to comment on what percentage of users were potentially under 13 but stated that since the app's rebrand to TikTok la...


Egypt says crash happened after conductor fight

Ashraf Momtaz, a general railway inspector, told the AP news agency that it was possible that someone could have set the rail vehicle on high speed and jumped o...


Vatican treasurer convicted of sexually abusing 13-year-old boys

He was convicted of five sexual offences committed against the 13-year-old choir boys 22 years earlier in the priests' sacristy of St Patrick's Cathedral in Me...


ICJ rule UK has to give Chagos islands back to Mauritius

The United Nations' highest court will deliver a non-binding opinion on the legality of British sovereignty over the Chagos Islands , in the Indian Ocean s...


Mother and Daughter Charged in the Murders of Five Family Members

The bodies were discovered inside one of the first-floor apartment's two bedrooms. Dominique confirmed that she lived in the home with her mother , her sis...


Venezuela crisis: Russian Federation claims USA is preparing for military invasion

Guaido spoke from Colombia on Tuesday after meeting with regional diplomats and U.S. Vice President Mike Pence. Over the weekend, the opposition failed in i...


‘Growling’ baby from Hickory, NC, named Gerber’s official ‘spokesbaby’ for 2019

The little sweetheart, whose family lives in Hickory, North Carolina, was chosen from among a record-breaking 544,000 entries on Instagram . The Hmong are an...


Captured IAF pilot must be treated humanely as per Geneva Convention

He was captured by Pakistani armed forces. The article is applicable since global conflict has occurred despite the lack of a formal declaration, VanLandingham ...


Andrew Scheer calls for Justin Trudeau to resign

One of those meetings was between her and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau . A Morneau spokesman denied the minister or his staff had ever pressured Wilson-Rayb...


U.S. airstrike kills 35 al-Shabab militants in central Somalia

In December, the United States military said it had killed 62 Shabaab militants during six air strikes in the Horn of Africa nation. "We continue to support o...


Lavrov hopes for de-escalation of India-Pakistan situation

The agreement came as Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma ...


'Tiniest baby boy' ever sent home leaves Tokyo hospital

The Yomiuri ShimbunA baby boy born at 268 grams last summer has grown to 3,238 grams, allowing him to be discharged in good condition from Keio University Hos...


Markets Hit and Flights Diverted as India-Pakistan Tensions Flare Up

As the PAF jets approached the LoC, the Indian Air Force (IAF) scrambled fighters. The latest wave of tensions erupted after a pre-dawn strike by Indian aircr...


Thousands of migrant children allegedly sexually abused in USA custody

This means the cost for the 10,500 unaccompanied minors now being housed in HHS shelters is almost $2.7 million per day, according to the numbers provided by HH...


Trade talks expected to finalize deal

The conflict has unnerved investors and clouded the outlook for the global economy, putting pressure on Trump and Xi to reach a deal. In Tokyo, some China-lin...


Wilson-Raybould says she was pushed, got veiled threats on SNC-Lavalin

SNC-Lavalin, facing a criminal trial on charges of bribing Libyan officials, was seeking a so-called deferred prosecution agreement that would have allowed the ...


IHC rejects Nawaz’s plea for bail on medical grounds

The judges did not explain the reasons for dismissal of the petition in a short judgment. His personal physician, Dr Adnan, said only the government would d...


Kushner says US Middle East peace plan addresses borders

A senior Iraqi official said the country would be interested and willing to establish relations with Israel if the Jewish state would sign a peace deal with t...


High Winds Leave Thousands Without Power Along East Coast

Large chunks of ice could be seen slamming into the wall. High winds pushed ice through the Niagara River and into the lake, and eventually forced it ashore, ...


Pakistan military 'shoots down' two Indian aircraft

Pakistani troops on the ground captured an Indian pilot , he later said, after earlier saying it captured two. He did not explain what caused the confusion. It...


Hostage held in Yemen 'recovered and reunited' with his family announces Trump

Taking to Twitter, Trump confirmed that Burch was "reunited" with his family and "recovering". The State Department, however, was similarly tight-lipped about t...


Roly-poly rat rescued after getting stuck in manhole cover

Volunteer firefighters had to step in, and together they exerted effort to let the rat loose. Once released, the rat ran right back to the safety of the sewer...


Wing Commander Abhinandan says Pakistani Army treating him with respect

Pakistan says its air forces shot down two Indian warplanes that had flown over its border in the disputed territory of Kashmir Wednesday. One of the downed pla...


Pastor Lukau’s resurrected man ‘arrested’ and exposed by old employer

The video was filmed outside Lukau's church in Johannesburg. The man was "brought back to life" by the pastor. "God's power, simply put, knows no bounds", s...


US Navy Ships Pass Through Strategic Taiwan Strait

Navy ships have sailed through the Taiwan Strait, the fifth time in eight months that Navy ships have sailed through the body of water that divides China and ...


Afghan Civilian Deaths Rise to New High in 2018

Critics remain skeptical of the talks for a number of reasons, primarily because they have not yet included the Afghan government, which the Taliban considers U...


The work begins: US, Taliban arrive in Doha for fresh talks

Washington's talks with the Taliban are more about safeguarding America's national interests and security and Khalilzad has said that Afghan negotiators have to...


Former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen disbarred in NY

The hearing was expected to provide the most damning depiction to date of Trump's campaign and business operations from a onetime member of the president's inne...


Vatican Cleric, Guilty Of Sexually Abusing Boys, Removed From Top Post

The former Vatican treasurer, Australia's highest-ranked Catholic and the third most powerful man in the Church was found guilty December 11 in a Melbourne...


Waterford parents issued with warning over disturbing Momo challenge targeting kids

At the moment it's a home issue rather than a school issue. "If children are exposed to this, they need to be aware of the dangers". Momo begins with a shad...


Iran’s Zarif Releases Message after Rejection of Resignation

On Wednesday, Zarif thanked Iranians for their support. Many interpreted Mr Zarif's resignation, announced on Instagram on Monday night, as a "put up or shut ...


Tainted Liquor Kills 114 in India’s Assam State

Doctors from Assam Medical College Hospital of Dibrugarh district, Gauhati Medical College Hospital and Tezpur Medical College Hospital in Sonitpur di...


NI to bask in record-breaking winter temperatures?

It is the first time a temperature of over 20C has been recorded in winter and breaks the UK's record for February, set when the temperature reached 19.7C in Gr...