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Six feared dead as Police, Shi'ites clash in Abuja

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, was seen at the State House where he briefed President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday's protest. Two of the sect me...


Gillibrand: Female senators unfairly blamed for Franken exit

NATHAN BAKER to offer FRANKEN more time to respond but was overruled for fear the story would leak; MCINTYRE and BAKER confirmed to MAYER that TWEEDEN's story w...


Trump drops in on New Jersey wedding, as attendees chant 'USA!'

In videos posted to social media, Secret Service brokers had been viewed retaining most attendees at bay whereas the bride and groom approached Trump and hugg...


Bad driving leads to US$140 mil drug bust in Sydney

Lo and behold, police allege the officer found several boxes in the van which contained "bags of a crystalline substance". While it seems like police have eve...


Minister’s parting bid to derail ‘ramshackle’ Boris Johnson

The monarch will then invite either Mr Johnson or Mr Hunt to form a new government. He said: "If we were to narrow our support to purely being those in favo...


South Koreans fire warning shots at Russian jet

Yonhap reports with reference to the Defense Ministry. The ministry says South Korea launched fighter jets and that they fired warning shots. South Korea...


Why Puerto Ricans are 'fed up' with Rossello, poor economy

Protesters had given the governor until Sunday evening to resign. In another conversation, Puerto Rico's former chief fiscal officer Christian Sobrino Vega ex...


Japan PM Abe suffered a setback by not gaining a supermajority - TDS

The result means that Prime Minister Abe's political goal in life a Change in the post-war Constitution, is moved in the distance. U.S. President Donald Trump...


Kim inspects new submarine, points out weapons systems:The Asahi Shimbun

The KCNA did not describe the kind of weapons systems the submarine contained or when the inspection took place. Photos with the report showed Kim and accom...


Jo Swinson's election as Lib Der leader welcomed by Board

In the local elections, the Lib Dems gained more than 700 councillors and 10 councils, while at the European elections soon afterwards the party's strongly anti...


India launches spacecraft to far side of moon

The Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO ) Chandrayaan-2 ( Moon Chariot 2), on board the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-mark III-M1), l...


Mum whose chihuahua was snatched by seagull denies making story up

It carried Gizmo a fair way as we couldn't see him any more. Becca Hill took to Facebook detailing the Sunday afternoon incident, hoping for Gizmo's saf...


Teens Vanish Days After Couple Found Killed in Remote Part of Canada

But the Royal Canadian Mounted Police said there is "nothing to indicate" that the double murder of Australian Lucas Fowler , age 23, and U.S. citizen Chynna ...


South Africa's Cyril Ramaphosa seeks judicial review of graft watchdog's allegations

The court also found her investigation was flawed, and that she had put forward a number of falsehoods. The Constitutional Court has dismissed Advocate Busisi...


Hill And Trump Administration Close In On 2-Year Budget Deal

US Democrats have almost reached a deal with the Trump administration to raise the debt ceiling , allowing the government to borrow more money and avoid a ...


Puerto Rico Governor Rossello Won't Run for Re-Election, Resigns as Party Chief

A day before a planned general strike and more demonstrations in the US island territory, Ricardo Rossello said he respected the wishes of Puerto Ricans and w...


Tainted alcohol believed to be cause of 19 deaths in Costa Rica

CNN reports 30,000 bottles of alcohol from varying brands were confiscated after samples tested positive for toxic levels of methanol . The amount of alco...


Huawei secretly helped North Korea build, maintain wireless network

Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei Technologies Co. reportedly helped build North Korea's commercial wireless network, a revelation sure to increase scru...


Mueller's Testimony Will End Badly for Prosecutor

He argued that Mueller's report lays out "very substantial evidence" that Trump is guilty of "high crimes and misdemeanors", the constitutional standard for...


Zarif slams United States unilateral adventurism at NAM ministerial meeting

Asked about the possibility of sanctions , he said: "We are going to be looking at a series of options.We will be speaking with our colleagues, our global alli...


French submarine that disappeared with 52 sailors on board in 1968 found

In the end it was a boat belonging to private USA company Ocean Infinity which found the submarine wreckage on Sunday. I think of the families who have been w...


Cooler Weather On The Way This Week For the Hudson Valley

Most of the rest of the state will have lows in the 60s, even in south Alabama. Flash Flood Watch is in place at 3PM Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thun...


Power restored in some areas amid New York heatwave

Speaking from an emergency management command post set up in Brooklyn , the mayor said that little more than a week ago, a power outage "that came out of no...


Man remains in custody after auto drives into crowd at Dundalk cemetery

It is thought people had gathered at the cemetery for an annual blessing of the graves service. A pedestrian was seriously hurt and others sustained minor inj...


Karnataka crisis: BSP MLA to skip floor test tomorrow on Mayawati's directions

In a video message, they said that they want to teach a lesson to the ruling Congress-JD (S) coalition government led by Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy . Ku...


LOL: Bernie Isn't Paying Staffers the $15 Minimum Wage He Champions

He's also put his money where his mouth is, by becoming the first presidential campaign to unionize and pay his workers at least $15 an hour. Sanders declar...


India Successfully Launches Rocket To The Moon Ahead Of Lunar Landing

India is seeking to become just the fourth nation after Russian Federation, the United States and China to land a spacecraft on the Moon. Earlier also, SAIL ...


British Airways suspends flights to Cairo for seven days -statement

In a letter to passengers the airline said: "We constantly review our security arrangements at all our airports around the world". Lufthansa resumed flying to...


Thousands without power after storms

Wind gusts Saturday downed 1,100 power lines, making this the worst storm this year and one of the largest since March 2017, DTE said. "We are working to update...


Venezuelan fighter jet 'aggressively shadowed' USA intelligence plane

In a statement issued on Sunday, the United States military said that it had determined the "Russian-made fighter aggressively shadowed the EP-3 at an unsafe d...


Iran's Revolutionary Guard savagely taunts the United Kingdom over seized tanker

Former Tory leader Iain Duncan Smith has claimed that Washington had offered London to use "US assets" to support United Kingdom shipping in the Persian Gulf ...


Israel demolishes 'illegal' homes under Palestinian control

He explains that although Israel has demolished homes in Area A as a collective punishment against Palestinians who carry out attacks on Israel this will be t...


Iran claims it dismantled Central Intelligence Agency spy ring, sentencing some to death

Last week Iran captured a British tanker in the Strait of Hormuz after Britain's Royal Marines seized an Iranian tanker off the coast of Gibraltar in Ju...


Ukraine president's party leads in parliament election on early counting

The Opposition Platform party - which calls for a restoration of ties with Russian Federation - came second with 12.5% of the vote. The tally broadly reflecte...


Audio Shows UK Navy Trying to Thwart Iran From Seizing Ship

Papachen, father of crew member Dijo Papachen, said that Stena Bulk, the company that owns the vessel, on Friday night informed his family that the ship has b...


Rep. Nadler Says Trump Has Broken The Law 'Six Ways From Sunday'

In two nationally televised back-to-back hearings on Wednesday before the House Judiciary and Intelligence committees, Democrats are expected to try and get Mue...


Countdown Begins For Launch of Chandrayaan 2 on Monday 2:43 PM

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has rescheduled Chandrayaan-2 launch on July 22 at 2:43 pm and the best part is there won't be any change in landing d...


U.S. Adviser Bolton Travels to Japan, Korea Amid Trade Dispute

Bolton will visit South Korea from July 23 to July 24, South Korea's presidential office spokeswoman Ko Min-jung said on Sunday. The newspaper also said that th...


British Airways, Lufthansa cancel flights to Cairo

The airline added that it would never operate an aircraft unless it was safe to do so. British Airways has announced it has suspended flights to Cairo for s...


Animal shelter to Area 51 Enthusiasts: Come raid us instead!

Area 51 is an active, highly classified Air Force base in the Nevada desert and is the subject of a fair number of conspiracy theories revolving around alien...


Hack leads to strange tweets, web posts from London police

Trump tweeted in response, "With the incompetent Mayor of London , you will never have safe streets!" US President Donald Trump on Saturday used a brief...


Biden raps Trump for response to 'send her back' chants

Rashida Tlaib (D-MI), and Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) and are members of a group called the "Justice Democrats". The following day chants of " Send her back!...


Irish IT security experts sound alarm bells over popular FaceApp

They have clearly listed their office address on their Terms of Use page . The app, which allows users to imagine what they would look like in 40 years, was ...


Gunmen and bomber kill seven in Pakistan

The second attack killed another two police officials and three civilians who were visiting their relatives, reported AFP . According to Express News , two ...


Trump Abandons Pretense Of Disowning Chant, Calls Crowd 'Patriotic'

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, Rashida Tlaib of MI and Ayanna Pressley of MA. On Friday, he called members of the rally crowd "incredible patriots". In a...


European Union 'considering further Brexit extension'

A nine-foot model of Nigel Farage, carrying Mr Johnson and fellow leadership candidate Jeremy Hunt on puppet strings, joined the blimp on the march. Mr Johnso...


Hong Kong actor stabbed in mainland China

Taiwan would handle the issue of Hong Kong residents arriving in the nation to seek political asylum "appropriately based on humanitarian considerations", Pre...


Bihar floods: Agri Minister Prem Kumar to hold emergency meeting in Madhubani

A total of 1.79 lakh hectare agricultural land was submerged and around 90 percent of Kaziranga National Park and Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary has been severel...


Argentine architect Cesar Pelli dies aged 92

The Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia , is one of the Pelli's best-known works. And his Adrienne Arsht Centre for the Performing Arts is a ziggurat o...


Indians On The Most Admired List of UK

On the men's side, Microsoft founder Bill Gates retains his top spot - a position he has held since the survey began. YouGov , British International intern...