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Tsunami warning after strong quake off Papua New Guinea: USGS

The U.S. Geological Survey meanwhile recorded the magnitude of the quake at 5.5, which struck off the coast of Kokopo . The Ministry of Civil Defence and Eme...


Students walk out of vigil for Colorado school shooting victims

The vigil in the gym of the school was one of several held to honor victims of the shooting , including an 18-year-old student who was killed when two gunmen w...


Iran: Suspect sentenced to 10 years for spying for Britain

The spokesman further said that the agent had confessed to the his/her cooperation with the British-based cultural council and had transferred good intelligen...


Shrinking moon may cause moonquakes

Scientists believe that due to this, the Moon has shrunk about 150 feet during the last millions years. NASA's planned mission to the moon-which aims to...


Man hacked to death in Sri Lanka communal riots — Easter Sunday Bombings

Nalaka Kaluwewa, the chief of the Information Department said the ban on social media was intended "to prevent misinformation from being circulated and also...


Huawei chairman says ready to sign 'no-spy' deal with UK

According to a Reuters report Wednesday, president Donald Trump is expected to sign an executive order that would bar USA companies from using telecommunication...


Texas police officer fatally shoots woman heard on video shouting, 'I'm pregnant'

Police say that's when a struggle ensued, forcing the officer to deploy his department issued taser at the woman. "You're actually harassing me", the woman sa...


Bill implementing Brexit deal to be introduced in early June

The Conservative MP said there was no "logic" in the move, which was announced after last night's Brexit talks between Mrs May and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn...


Putin Meets Pompeo as US Seeks 'a Way Forward' in Ties

It is Pompeo's first visit to Russian Federation as secretary of state . In a key point of contention, Pompeo has rebuffed demands from North Korea, which ha...


Plane With No Front Wheels Makes Emergency Landing in Myanmar

All 82 passengers and seven crew members aboard Flight UB103 from Yangon were declared safe after the dramatic landing on Sunday in Myanmar's second-bigge...


Trump Denies Trade Talks with China Have Collapsed

Facing criticism for the new round of tariffs on Chinese goods, the President defended his administration's handling of the trade standoff with an economic supe...


Trump tweets well wishes to Jimmy Carter after hip surgery

Carter was on his way to a turkey hunt, which is still on his mind, the Carter Center said. A statement from the Atlanta-based Carter Center said the 94-...


Alabama Senate heads toward vote on abortion ban measure

Just this year, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi and OH have outlawed abortion after a doctor can detect an embryonic heartbeat. The Republican-majority chamber a...


Saudi Arabia shuts key oil pipeline after Houthi drone attacks

Armed drones attacked the stations for an east-west pipeline that carries oil from the Eastern Province to the port of Yanbu on the Saudi west coast. Michel. ...


Barr Orders Connecticut Prosecutor to Investigate Mueller Probe

Castro said that Barr has been "a fixer" and protector for President Trump, adding that he thinks they're opening the investigation to "chill anybody else fro...


Don Jr To Testify In Front Of Senate Intelligence Committee

Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen , now serving a three-year prison sentence for tax and bank fraud, campaign finance violations and lying to Congress, testified t...


Source says Barr is launching new look at origins of Russian Federation probe

President Trump criticized FBI Director Christopher A. Wray on Tuesday, saying he gave a "ridiculous answer" during congressional testimony last week when he de...


Woman fatally shot after using Houston-area officer's stun gun on him

The video posted on Snapchat shows the officer approaching the woman late Monday night. Police will not confirm if Turner was pregnant until an autopsy is compl...


North Korea demands return of detained cargo ship

It added that the seizure was a denial of the " underlying spirit " of last June's DPRK-US Joint Statement on renewed bilateral relations made by US President ...


Moonquakes are causing the moon to shrink over time

Images from NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter showed that the moon has delicately shriveled as its interior has cooled over the eons, akin to a plump grape...


5 killed in Sudan violence

The killings took place after nightfall on Monday, when protests in Sudan usually swell during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, which is marked by dawn-to-du...


Annunziata Rees-Mogg brings Brexit Party message to Nottingham

But Mr Starmer suggested a deal was beyond reach, warning that "probably 120 if not 150" of the party's 229 MPs could vote against it unless it was linked to a ...


Deepest underwater dive in human history finds plastic on ocean floor

From behind the glass of a submersible created to withstand extreme pressures, he spent hours observing and documenting the quiet, dark alien world. With his ...


Crossbow murders: Two woman killed by arrows after three dead in hotel

The 53-year-old man and the 33-year-old woman were from Rhineland-Palatinate state in south-central Germany while the 30-year-old was from Mecklenburg West Po...


Clashes, protests erupt across Kashmir valley against rape of minor

On Thursday, the youth allegedly lured the child with a candy and raped her in Sumbal area's Trehgam locality. A controversy had arisen about the age of the a...


USA and Palestinians clash over plan for peace with Israel

Palestinian ambassador to the UK Dr Husam Zomlot stood on the stage next to Ahed Tamimi , the protester who became a globally known after slapping an Israeli s...


WhatsApp vulnerability allowed government-grade spyware to be installed on phones

WhatsApp claims to have 1.5 billion users around the world and it released a software update yesterday. The Facebook-owned company confirmed that a "select nu...


3 die when sightseeing planes collide in Alaska

Ten passengers were pulled from the wreckage of the planes. The plane was returning from a trip to the Misty Fjords National Monument. The Taquan Air flight w...


Gunmen kill six during Catholic mass in Burkina Faso

The mayor of Dablo, Ousmane Zongo, told AFP: "Towards 9:00am, during mass, armed individuals burst into the Catholic Church". Several shops were also torche...


Giuliani says he is not going to Ukraine

Mr. Trump has known as attention to the scrutiny of Mr. Biden's son Hunter Biden, and to questions in regards to the venerable vice president's involvement with...


Fresh curfews, social media block in Sri Lanka after riots

A mosque official said the attacks were triggered when several people, including some Buddhist monks, demanded a search of the main building after soldiers ha...


Adam Schiff: This Country Won’t ‘Survive Another Four Years’ of President Trump

The 400-plus page letter says the Mueller report - summarizing the results of a 22-month investigation - found evidence of obstruction of justice against Tru...


Police investigating shooting near Trump resort in Sunny Isles Beach

Along with that, police are noting that one person was left dead as a result of the shootout that took place. Police are investigating a shooting near one of Pr...


Myanmar pilot safely lands plane without front wheels

An NDTV report quoted Ye Htut Aung, deputy director general of Myanmar's civil aviation department as saying that the pilot had tried repeatedly to drop the lan...


Pompeo to hold talks in Brussels

This will be the second meeting between Lavrov and Pompeo this month. The meeting holds prominence particularly because Russian Federation and the USA have ...


Sam Pitroda's remark completely out of line, he must apologise: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi said former prime minister Manmohan Singh has already apologised and so has former Congress president Sonia Gandhi over the anti-Sikh riots. But...


Britain's Conservatives in fourth place in EU election poll, Farage leads

The two parties endured a drubbing at the polls earlier this month during local elections, with voters venting their fury over the UK's ongoing Brexit stalema...


Hong Kong lawmakers brawl over controversial extradition bill

The bill, which is still under consideration, would allow transfers on a case-by-case basis to all jurisdictions that the city is yet to sign an extradition dea...


Get in line, USA: Sweden reopens Assange rape case

That left a rape allegation, but officials couldn't pursue it because Assange was living at the embassy and there was no prospect of bringing him to Sweden. A...


Police arrest stepdad in disappearance of Houston girl, 4

She was not seen walking out. Soto said she remembers clearly not noticing the bruise on Vence's head the same night Maleah was reported missing. CNN has ...


UAE: Sabotage on 4 Commercial Ships in Gulf of Oman

The comments followed a reported remark by Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih, who said that two Saudi vessels were among those targeted near the ...


Yemen's Houthis start withdrawing from ports in Hodeidah

Former Danish General Michael Lollesgaard, head of the UN's Redeployment Coordination Committee (RCC), in a statement on Sunday, said: "All three ports were mon...


Trump says top 2020 rivals are 'SleepyCreepy' Biden, Sanders

Biden, a former vice president and 2020 presidential candidate, led the Senate Judiciary Committee during Thomas' confirmation and has received scrutiny for the...


Iran's Revolutionary Guards reject talks with USA after Trump offer

Tensions rose after the United States said last month that it would not renew waivers allowing Tehran's eight largest customers to purchase oil from Iran in...


Tensions Growing Between US and Iran

Vice-Admiral Jim Malloy, commander of the US navy's Bahrain-based Fifth Fleet, told Reuters on Thursday its forces were on a heightened state of readiness, ...


Derogatory pamphlets: AAP candidate Atishi files complaint against Gautam Gambhir with DCW

But, now, he has shown how low he and his party can stoop in this election", she said. (Web Desk) - Gautam Gambhir the cricketer-turned-politician, who insp...


Police take No. 2 leader of Venezuela congress

In another interview, the opposition leader said he has asked his envoy to the United States to meet with Pentagon officials to "cooperate" on a solution to...


DeSantis signs legislation creating new voucher program that likely draws court challenge

Republicans, however, emphasized that in some districts - particularly rural ones - law enforcement officers could take more than 15 minutes to arrive at some s...


Republicans attack Richard Burr over decision to subpoena Trump Jr

It seems to me that Burr serves two of his interests by issuing the subpoena: furthering his Committee's investigation and maintaining some level of bipartisa...


Gunmen storm luxury 5-star hotel in Pakistan, battle security forces

While the the surrounding area has been cordoned off, security forces are still inside the hotel tackling the terrorists . SHO Bangulzai also said that "addi...