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Kim Jong Un visits war memorial following summit with Putin

The Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported that Kim extended an invitation to Putin to come to North Korea " at a convenient time ". The North Korean le...


North Korea demanded $2 million before agreeing to return Otto Warmbier

A US envoy signed an agreement to pay the bill at the instruction of President Donald Trump , two unnamed sources told the Washington Post . It is unclear w...


PM Imran arrives in China to attend Second Belt and Road Forum

A 2018 US report analyzing 15 Chinese-funded port projects throughout Asia, Africa and the Indo-Pacific found they were not driven by the potential for mutual e...


Myanmar's top court rejects final appeal by jailed Reuters journalists

Reporters Wa Lone , 33, and Kyaw Soe Oo , 29, have been behind bars since their arrest in December 2017 under the Official Secrets Act. A policeman testifi...


Texas executes white supremacist for black man's 1998 dragging death

John William King , who was one of three men convicted for murder behind the gruesome killing of a Black man they dragged behind a pickup truck, pulling his b...


US Condemns Russia's Offer of Expedited Citizenship to Ukrainians

Mr Putin said people living in these areas were "completely deprived of civil rights" and could not "move normally" or "realise their most elementary needs". Th...


SU alum Joe Biden formally launches 2020 presidential campaign

Hank's Hoagies in the city was visited by a production crew working on Biden's campaign but wasn't shown in the announcement video. Former Vice President Joe...


Could a second Scottish independence referendum be on the cards?

May said "now is not the time" when Sturgeon first called for such powers in March 2017. Nicola Sturgeon has backed off from officially demanding a second i...


Tanzanians flee Mtwara region as Cyclone Kenneth nears

The storm, which the French meteorological agency calls Tropical Cyclone Kenneth, was about 200 kilometers north of Madagascar Tuesday and heading toward the C...


Prince William meets mosque attack survivors in New Zealand

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said the attack was an act of terrorism and passed firearm laws banning semi-automatic weapons. His visit comes at the request...


Putin, Kim shake hands before start of talks

The meeting was Kim Jong-un's first face-to-face talks with another head of state since returning from his Hanoi summit with US President Donald Trump, which ...


Border group leader injured in New Mexico jail altercation

In a flurry of tweets Wednesday morning , President Donald Trump accused the Mexican government of not doing enough to stop migrants from traveling through i...


Bernie Sanders Is Right: We Should Let the Boston Marathon Bomber Vote

DONLEMON :People who are convicted, in prison, like the Boston Marathon bomber, on death row, people who are convicted of sexual assault, they should be able to...


PM Modi's wife Jashodaben casts her vote in Gujarat

Gujarat sends 26 lawmakers to the Indian parliament and the right-wing BJP won all of those seats in 2014. An estimated 60 per cent of eligible voters cast a...


Boeing's 737 Max crisis hits profits, 2019 outlook delayed

Boeing said its core earnings fell to $1.99 billion, or $3.16 per share, in the quarter ended March 31 from $2.51 billion, or $3.64 per share, a year earlier....


Body of Missing Illinois Boy AJ Freund Found, Reports Say

The update is scheduled one hour than previously planned, according to the McHenry County Sheriff's Office. Cunningham admitted to the officers that the hom...


Multiple explosions hit Sri Lanka: Eight places where the blasts occurred

Foreigners and locals who were injured in hotel blasts were admitted to the Colombo General Hospital. An official said the church attacks are suspected to h...


Digital Minister denies final decision taken on Huawei and United Kingdom 5G network

EXPERT NEGOTIATING ROBOT Theresa May has reportedly agreed to allow controversial telecoms company Huawei to provide equipment for the upcoming 5G infras...


Philippines' Duterte in war of words over Canada garbage row

Dozens of shipping containers filled with Canadian household and electronic garbage has reportedly been rotting in the port for up to six years. A total of ...


Brexit limbo points to election misery for Tories

Meanwhile, cross-party Brexit talks between the government and the Labour Party will continue in London while both party leaders attend the funeral of murdered...


India to observe USA sanctions on Iranian oil

Iran was the third largest oil supplier for India after Iraq and Saudi Arabia. In November, the US granted a six-month waiver to India and seven other countri...


Woman in vegetative state regains full consciousness after 28 years

Munira Abdulla suffered a severe brain injury in a auto crash 28 years ago in the city of Al Ain. The report said Ms Abdulla was protecting her four-year-old ...


North Korea nuclear impasse looms over US-Japan talks

The statement did not give further details, including the date and venue of the summit. Since Hanoi, Kim and senior North Korean officials have also been open...


Six Bombs Hit Three Churches and Three Tourists Hotspots

The country had enjoyed a decade of peace since a bloody civil war between the government and militant Sri Lankan Tamil nationalists that raged for 26 years end...


Why Queen Elizabeth Is Reportedly ‘Furious’ At Meghan Markle’s Baby Reveal Plans

Earlier this month, Meghan sparked controversy by snubbing more royal traditions, and opting against giving birth in the Lindo Wing of Paddington's St Mary'...


Saudi Arabia executes 37 citizens for 'terrorism'

Numerous Saudi analysts and pro-government writers appeared on al-Ekhbariya and saw the executions as a powerful sign that the kingdom will not hesitate to puni...


Israel Denies All Gaza Christians Travel Permits to Jerusalem for Easter

Israeli forces destroyed two apartments of the Palestinian family accused of killing an Israeli woman in February. He was identified as Abed al-Qader Diab.PPS...


Death toll rises to 359 in Sri Lanka bombings, more arrested

The Islamic State , which has lost all the territory it once held in Iraq and Syria, has made a series of unsupported claims of responsibility. Several near-...


Iran's Supreme Leader appoints new IRGC chief commander

State TV did not give a reason for the appointment of Brigadier General Salami to the role. He replaces Gen. Mohammad Ali Jafari, who had been in charge of th...


SCOTUS to Decide if 'Gender Identity' is Protected for Employees

The nation's highest court is considering three related cases, one involving a funeral home worker who was sacked after telling her employer she was a transge...


GOP bill would allow Wisconsin lottery winners to remain anonymous

The lottery player won the March Powerball jackpot of $768.4 million after purchasing the winning ticket at a Speedway convenience store in New Berlin, Wi...


US House panel chair subpoenas ex-White House lawyer Don McGahn

Meanwhile, House Judiciary Committee chairman Jerrold Nadler subpoenaed Mr McGahn after Mr Mueller's report revealed he refused Mr Trump's request to curb...


Journalist shot dead in Ireland on Good Friday

Some officials blamed Thursday's unrest on the " New IRA ", a republican paramilitary group opposed to the shift towards non-violent tactics to bring about a ...


What Is Known About Group Blamed in Sri Lanka Attacks

Sri Lanka has said local Islamist extremist group called the National Tawheed Jamath (NTJ) is suspected of plotting the blasts. CNN reports that the group s...


Netanyahu says he'll name Golan Heights town after Trump

Sanders said he is "not anti-Israel" - nor does he oppose sending military aid to the Jewish State - but feels Netanyahu's policies don't help to advance peace....


Trevor Noah: Trump aides committed 'obstruction of obstruction of justice'

Not only is it no guarantee that impeachment would pass the marginally Democratically-controlled House of Representatives, but the Republicans continue to con...


Prince Louis looks identical to his famous siblings in first birthday snaps

The youngest child of Prince William and his wife, Kate , is celebrating his first birthday! Prince Louis' birthday is here! The tiny prince has been saf...


North Korea leader Kim to meet with Putin in Russian Federation

South Korean media reported that Kim's security service was allegedly on board the planes and it arrived in Russia to prepare for a meeting between Kim and Russ...


Woman arrested for allegedly tossing bag of puppies near trash bin

Investigators say the bag was sealed and cavalierly tossed into the bin, causing Animal Services to term the case one of "willful act of animal cruelty", accord...


Elizabeth Warren Announces 'Free College' Plan on Lenin's Birthday

Warren, who also touted her plan to wipe out student debt, said she plans to build a strong grassroots movement and advocate for working-class Americans. Bu...


Trump to make first state visit to United Kingdom in June, sources say

President Trump is planning a state visit to Britain in June after repeated delays over Brexit and fears that his reception would be a testy one. In a twee...


Scotland to be hotter than Morocco today as country continues to sizzle

Thanks to some warm weather moving in from the continent, the United Kingdom has been basking in temperatures in the mid 20s so far this Bank Holiday weekend - ...


Chair of Ipswich Tories joins calls for Theresa May to quit

But May survived a no-confidence vote among party colleagues in December, and under Conservative rules she can't face another challenge until a year has passed....


Christians in Rapid City celebrate Easter Sunday

Boafo who was elected at the 10 biennial conference previous year, in his sermon on the theme, " Christ is risen, bringing newness into our lives", explained th...


Why Easter Sunday is important for Christians across the world

On Easter, people greet each other "Happy Easter" or "Happy Sunday Easter" to celebrate the day. As unbridled capitalism and endless consumption reveal themse...


Easter Sunday terror attack: Police warned of plot ten days before bombings

In recent years, there have been clashes between the majority Sinhalese Buddhist community and minority Muslims, and in March last year the government imposed a...


Russian Federation and European Union court Ukraine's new president

A Ukrainian serviceman casts his ballot at a polling station on the front line with Russia-backed separatists in the town of Zolote, Lugansk region, during th...


Philippines rocked by deadly 6.1-magnitude quake

A Reuters witness said office buildings swayed in the main business district of Makati City in the capital, Manila. Among those trapped were customers and emplo...


Afghan communications ministry attacked, seven killed, South Asia News & Top Stories

The pictures released by the Ministry of Interior showed slain attackers wearing police uniform. Afghan authorities declared on Saturday the end of an hours-l...


Leader of USA border vigilante group arrested by Federal Bureau of Investigation

The arrest comes after New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham , a Democrat, demanded that members of a militia group, some of whom are armed, stop detaining ...