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Netanyahu slams 'Holocaust denier' Abbas after remarks on Jewish history

US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman lately chided President Mahmoud Abbas's caustic speech delivered to a meeting of the Palestinian National Council in Ramallah. Abbas's remarks at the Palestine National Council "were distorted", Saeb Erekat ...

DOJ Cracks Down on Illegal Caravan With Federal Charges

About 140 others were still waiting in Mexico to turn themselves in at San Diego's San Ysidro border crossing, the nation's busiest, said Alex Mensing, project organizer for Pueblo Sin Fronteras, which is leading the caravan. Dozens of Hondurans, Gua...

Kim Jong-un understands denuclearization requires inspection: Seoul official

A letter to the editor attributed the easing of Korean tensions to President Trump's bullying ("Trump's approach on North Korea ends years of status quo", April 28) is filled with misinformation and confused associations. Apart from threats from ...

President Donald Trump nominated for 2019 Nobel Peace Prize

One of those 18 lawmakers is Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D. The group sent a letter to this effect to the Norwegian Nobel Committee on Wednesday. "You literally have history being made under President Trump, but yet President Obama got a Nobel Peace P...

Trump furious about Russian Federation investigation's questions and 'phony crime'

The circumstances of the subpoena move remained unclear. The President asks about the details of some of the meetings, the opinion of the trump of Komi and his reaction to some "confessions" dismissed officials, writes Rosbalt. The law firm of Will...

109 people detained for May Day violence in Paris

Radical leftist groups had issued a call on social media - both in French and English - for people to take part in a "revolutionary May 1" on the 50th anniversary of the 1968 student and worker protests which almost brought down the government of the...

Blasts kill around 20 in northeast Nigeria's Mubi - Adamawa police commissioner

Mubi resident Abdullahi Labaran said the first bomber mingled with worshippers who had gathered for prayers at the mosque at the edge of the market. The head of Adamawa State Emergency Management Agency, Haruna Hammanfuro also confirmed that the ...

Dominican Republic opens diplomatic ties with China, drops Taiwan

Economic opportunities created by ties with the second biggest economic power in the world is the main pull for these countries, which have to follow the "One China principle", and acknowledge Taiwan as an "inalienable part" of Chinese territory in...

Swiss police say 5th hiker dies after snowstorm in Alps

The regional Valais police said efforts to identify the victims continued Tuesday. The group had set out from the Dix rest-stop and had meant to make it to Vignettes to sleep, trekking along a route called The Serpentine. Valais police spokesman ...

Google celebrates 2018 Labour Day with doodle

The strike was followed by a bomb blast in Chicago's Haymarket Square on the 4th of May. Providing a university education for national model workers is a way of rewarding them and recognizing their selfless contributions, Xi said, adding that it al...

Paul McCartney to headline 2018 Austin City Limits Music Festival in October

Austin City Limits 2018 headliners will include Paul McCartney , Metallica , Childish Gambino and The Arctic Monkeys , according to a lineup released Tuesday by festival organizers. Vincent , Sylvan Esso , Father John Misty , Brandi Carli...

Rohingyas: UNSC delegation meets top leaders in Myanmar, B'desh

Theplomats are slated to head to northern Rakhine state on Tuesday. Suu Kyi, the de facto leader of mainly Buddhist Myanmar, has been pilloried overseas for her failure to speak up for the Rohingyas or publicly condemn the army for driving them out...

Iran will respond to "Israeli aggression", MP says after Syria attacks

The US could withdraw from the deal completely on May 12 - the next deadline for waiving Iranian sanctions. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu revealed the mission in a speech accusing Iran of "brazenly lying" about its nuclear capabilities .

Lion mauls South African sanctuary owner in enclosure

Hodge and his wife started off raising lions in 2003 on a farm about 18 miles from Thabazimbi . 'It had put the lion on edge but when Mike went in the lion turned and came for him and he ran but couldn't get through the gate quick enough and...

Comey dismisses House report on Trump-Russia collusion as a 'political document'

Comey said on Sunday on NBC's Meet The Press that he considers the report , issued on Friday by the Republicans, to be a "political document". Graham also addressed the investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's use of a pri...

John Kelly Clashes With Media Over Alleged 'Idiot Trump' Remarks

The disagreements between the retired four-star general and the businessman-turned-president have grown more animated, and on one such occasion a year ago Kelly blasted the president as "an idiot" to staffers, the former administration official t...

Jackson unlikely to return as Trump doctor

Ronny L. Jackson, who withdrew from consideration for secretary of veterans affairs last week amid allegations related to his professional conduct, is unlikely to return to his role as the president's doctor, according to a person familiar with the m...

Lydia Ko wins Mediheal Championship to end two-year drought

The previous world No.1 had not tasted victory since July 2016, however the New Zealander produced what she described as the most effective shot of her profession to clinch the LPGA Mediheal Championship in California Sunday. Ko turned 21 during the ...

Barnier warns Brexit talks at 'risk' over Ireland issue

Barnier acknowledged the backstop proposal was "the subject of heated discussions in the UK", and said there were "three points to avoid any misunderstandings". "He has taken the time to understand the complexities and indeed the vulnerabilities of I...

BBC Journalist Shot Dead at Afghan's Khost Province

The attacks in rapid succession were a grim reminder of the strength of both the Taliban and Islamic State's emerging Afghanistan branch to wreak violence despite stepped up US air attacks under Trump's new policy for the 16-year-old war.

Donald Trump sued for defamation by adult film actress Daniels

Trump retweeted a photo of the sketch alongside a picture of Daniels' former boyfriend and wrote , "A sketch years later about a nonexistent man. A total can job, playing the Fake News Media for Fools (but they know it)!" Represented by Californi...

China's foreign minister to visit North Korea this week

At the same time, relations have become somewhat strained over North Korea's nuclear weapons programme, as China fears it will bring instability to the region and could boost the standing of the United States in Asia through its ally South Kor...

Power Ministry aims to electrify every household by Dec end

Former Power Secretary, P Uma Shankar told the Times Of India , "Village electrification means that the infrastructure to supply power has now reached certain parts of the village". He also shared photos showing workers carrying the equipment need...

Western aggression only strengthens Syrian resolve to defend sovereignty - Assad

He said that the main target of the missile was the location of the 47th Brigade of the Government. However, a source in the pro-Shiite Iranian-backed forces in Syria said that Iran had indeed lost at least 11 of its personnel in the attacks, with ...

President Buhari, Donald Trump in meeting

The North American group faces one rival bid from Morocco, with the decision by world football's governing body FIFA to come on June 13. The US president also raised eyebrows in March by firing Rex Tillerson as secretary of state while he was visit...

Eight men molest, tear off clothes of girl in Bihar's Jehanabad

The girl is seen vehemently struggling to escape the group. The girl is seen in the footage helplessly fighting her attackers, majority teenagers, who are heard laughing and jeering while tearing her clothes off. Most of the attackers seen in the v...

Iran's Khamenei says USA provokes Saudi Arabia to deepen regional crisis

Iran's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei said that the US Department of Treasury has turned into "a war room" against Iran. Leader of the Islamic Revolution Imam Sayyed Ali Khamenei said the U.S. Saudi Arabia and Iran are longtime regional rivals, an...

Israeli leader schedules special announcement on Iran

According to documents seen in the archive, the goal of Project Amad was to build five warheads, each with 10-kiloton TNT yield for integration on a ballistic missile. President Trump has always been critical of the Obama-era agreement, calling it ...

Russian lawyer who met with Trump Jr. says she is an informant

Trump provided no explanation for the email evidence that established her connections to the Russian government were ongoing. "Russian collusion. Give me a break". Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III's Russian Federation investigation has reportedl...

U.S. risks trade fight with Europe as sanctions delay expires

That will likely reduce steel shipments from those countries over time. The secretary indicated on Friday that nations have been asked to accept import quotas in return for tariff-free access of the metals into the U.S. "The European Union should be ...

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USA disinvites China from Pacific military exercises: Pentagon

Several countries participate, and China has been involved since 2014. The world's largest worldwide naval exercise, it is held biennially in the summer months of even-numbered ...

Kelly sues him for sexual assault and herpes infection

The Associated Press does not typically identify people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they decide to make their names public, which Rodgers has done. The campai...

In HSLC Result 2018 Declared at 9:30, Tamilnadu 10th Result 2018

Students can check their result using their registration number and date of birth. But they don't need to wait more as today on 23 May 2018 the Tamil Nadu Board is going to decla...

Congressional leaders to review information on Russian Federation probe

The Justice Department has in the past offered classified briefings to Nunes, though they have so far refused to turn over documents. The comments come as Trump is escalating h...

Afghanistan: Car bomb kills 3 in Kandahar

Earlier, three people were killed and 25 others were injured in the auto bomb blast, officials said. Nematullah Barak, head of Mirwais hospital in Kandahar , said the latest fi...

White House confirms Trump's meeting with Rod Rosenstein, Christopher Wray

He said that under "the potential deal", China "will purchase from our Great American Farmers practically as much as our Farmers can produce". "What did they learn from it?" In t...

Man's condition in fatal cougar attack upgraded

Ryan Abbott said . Instead, face the cougar , speak firmly and slowly back away - appearing as large as possible, such as by standing on a rock or stump or opening a sweatshirt ...

Solo: A Star Wars Story in IMAX - What's Your Story?

Last year, an R2-D2 droid used in the making of several " Star Wars" films sold for $2.76 million at auction in Los Angeles. He flies into an asteroid belt, barking at that droid,...

Venezuela's Maduro faces overseas condemnation following election win

Many governments around the world rejected the election even before ballots were cast as several key rivals of Maduro were barred from running. "We do not recognize the legi...

Elliott Walden wants to go from spoiler to Triple Crown champion

At 1 3/16 miles, the Preakness is slightly shorter than the Kentucky Derby , and Bravazo and Tenfold, both of which skipped the race two weeks ago, nearly caught Justify at the...

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Mangaluru is the best city in solid waste management

Mangaluru is the best city in solid waste management

Similarly, Ranchi has been adjudged the best capital and Kota in Rajasthan has been adjudged the best city in the citizen feedback category. This year, the survey has covered 4,2...

Collegium meeting on KM Joseph, other judges remains inconclusive

Collegium meeting on KM Joseph, other judges remains inconclusive

The collegium meeting was scheduled to discuss in detail the High Court probables for the Supreme Court . Sources told The Telegraph that the five-member collegium of Chief J...

Prison where Josh Holt is being held captive reportedly under attack

Prison where Josh Holt is being held captive reportedly under attack

They are saying that they want me as their guarantee". We need the people to help us.' He was flanked by three other men. Please, my fellow Americans, don't allow me to continue su...

School Bus Crash in New Jersey Kills At Least 2, Reports Say

School Bus Crash in New Jersey Kills At Least 2, Reports Say

The New Jersey-based company has a higher than average out-of-service rate - 37.9 percent compared to the national average of 20.7 percent. Officials say they're investigating the ...

Israel Hits Back at Hamas Terrorist Targets in Gaza

Israel Hits Back at Hamas Terrorist Targets in Gaza

Hamas spokesperson Fawzi Barhoum dismissed Katz' claims saying, "there is no mediation". Israel said many of those killed were members of Hamas and the Islamic Jihad terror gr...

Bucks hire former Atlanta head coach Mike Budenholzer as new head coach

Bucks hire former Atlanta head coach Mike Budenholzer as new head coach

Milwaukee made the right choice by hiring Budenholzer. Sampson was an National Basketball Association assistant with the Bucks and Rockets before joining the Cougars 2014.Portla...

Arab League fails to agree on United States envoy recalls

Arab League fails to agree on United States envoy recalls

Many critics have called it an excessive use of force and a Google search reveals wide-ranging criticism of Israel for its actions. These new needs are in addition to a pre-exi...

Meet Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding Party

Meet Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding Party

Thousands of journalists from across the world are descending on the genteel town of Windsor for the wedding , and Mr. Markle told TMZ earlier this week that the media atten...

U.S. sanctions Hezbollah chief in joint action with Gulf allies

U.S. sanctions Hezbollah chief in joint action with Gulf allies

The deputy chief of Hezbollah, Sheik Naim Qassem, casts his ballot during Lebanon's parliamentary elections in Beirut, Lebanon, May 6, 2018. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Jav...