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Famed Glasgow art school ravaged by fire again

Heath said fire crews were called about 20 minutes before midnight on Friday, and by the time they arrived fire had already spread to the whole building. He said firefighters who had battled to save the building four years ago were distraught to be...

Mullah Fazlullah who ordered attack on Malala Yousafzai killed in drone strike

Defense Ministry spokesman Mohammad Radmanish told TOLOnews that the strike happened at about 2:30am local time. USA forces had conducted the strike close to the border of Pakistan and targeted a "senior leader of a designated terrorist organisat...

Donald Trump nominated for Nobel Peace Prize by right-wing lawmakers in Norway

The nomination comes after Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway took a swipe at former President Barack Obama's own Nobel Peace Prize saying "look, the last president was handed Nobel Peace Prize". And betting company William Hill is now giv...

No Sex With Foreigners During World Cup, Russian Lawmaker Warns

His comments come after MP Tamara Pletnyova, head of the Russian parliament's committee for families, women and children, said on Wednesday that Russians should avoid sexual relations with foreigners, particularly if they were "of a different rac...

Merkel under internal pressure to abandon EU-wide solutions to migration crisis

She was widely criticised for letting in about one million in 2015. Merkel is locked in a standoff with her interior minister, Horst Seehofer, over his demand for some asylum-seekers to be turned back at the border. In the tense stand-off, an unnam...

Trump quip about North Korea's Kim sparks outcry on social media

President Donald Trump's military salute, returned to a North Korean general , is raising questions about the appropriateness of the deference he paid to aides of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during nuclear talks in Singapore this week.

Donald Trump Wants "His People" To Treat Him Like Kim Jung

Later Friday, Trump told reporters at the White House that his remark was a joke. "We now have a very good relationship with North Korea ", Trump said , arguing that before he entered office the United States' biggest problem was a nuclear-ar...

Rudy Giuliani: Comey Belongs in Jail

Trump hasn't made a decision yet, and his legal team will spend the weekend doing research and reading through a Justice Department inspector general's report to determine whether they can make a case that Mueller's investigation is invalid becaus...

Trump's personal lawyer wants Stormy Daniels' lawyer gagged

U.S. District Judge James Otero said Cohen had not shown he would suffer "immediate, irreparable injury" absent emergency relief against Daniels' lawyer, Michael Avenatti . Cohen's associates say that in recent days he has become increasingly irrita...

Trudeau’s criticism will cost Canada ‘a lot of money’

If Canada's negotiators want to do what's best for Canada, they should stop posturing before they do more damage to our industries. It came from an older, more familiar problem: The U.S. Trudeau's. Protectionism and the stagnation it brings haven't...

Trump, Kim sign 'very important' document

Kim said through a translator, "We've made a decision to leave the past behind". The leaders of South Korea, Japan and Malaysia were among those wishing for a successful summit. Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un have sat down and signed an official...

South Korea, US to announce whether to suspend joint drills

The Russian leader praised the historic meeting between the U.S. and North Korea , adding it was "without doubt just the first step towards a full-blown settlement". Trump's comments began as part of a discussion with " Fox and Friends " broadcastin...

Senators seek to soothe relationship with Canada

President Donald Trump's trade adviser Peter Navarro expressed regret Tuesday for having said there is "a special place in hell" for Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau . "You can't do that". But when the labour lawyer tweeted out a photo ...

Stone-faced Sanders is asked about detained immigrant children

At a press briefing on Thursday evening, Sanders responded to a question put by CNN journalist Jim Acosta on US Attorney General Jeff Session's invocation of Christian scripture to justify detaining children separately from their parents....

FM Klimkin: Trump did not say Crimea belongs to Russian Federation

Sen. Lindsey Graham stood by President Donald Trump on Friday after media criticized the president's comments on former President Barack Obama and Crimea. Russian Federation was kicked out of the group in 2014 due to its annexation of Crimea. "Just...

Trump says he won't sign GOP's compromise immigration bill

Asked about whether the White House backed either of the two House proposals on Thursday, press secretary Sarah Sanders did not directly answer. Underscoring the confusion, leaders canceled plans to use several votes Friday morning on unrelated b...

Judge jails ex-Trump campaign chair Manafort ahead of trial

Mr Manafort's trial on charges of money laundering and illegal lobbying is due to begin in September. Manafort pleaded not guilty to those charges Friday. Manafort's longtime associate, Konstantin Kilimnik - who prosecutors have said has ties to ...

Eid 2018: Kerala to celebrate tomorrow, rest of India on Saturday

The crescent of the Shawal moon was sighted in Jebel Hafeet, Al Ain, the International Astronomy Center was quoted by Khaleej Times on Thursday. Some parts of North America, Canada and the United Kingdom - where Saudi Arabia's Islamic calendar is...

2 riders fall after Dayton roller coaster derails

A photo the fire department shared on social media showed the front auto hanging down from the track while passengers in the other cars waited to be rescued. Daytona Beach Firefighters in the process of rescuing riders from rollercoaster accident at...

IG Finds FBI ‘WILLINGNESS’ to Intentionally Damage TRUMP PRESIDENCY

Trump was set to receive a briefing Thursday on the 500-page report, which the president is widely expected to use to launch fresh attacks against not only Clinton but also the law enforcement officials behind special counsel Robert Mueller's Ru...

Trump says he will halt Korea war games

It was the first meeting between a sitting USA president and a North Korean leader. Moreover, the US seems to have made broad concessions about stopping its military operations in South Korea - something which is being seen as a victory for the North...

Gunmen kill newspaper editor, two security guards in India's Kashmir

Shujaat Bukhari was shot by unidentified gunmen as he left his office in Srinagar , the disputed region's main city. Meanwhile, more details are awaited. A graphic video shot moments after the attack shows Shujaat lying head-down on the middle sea...

Italy and France spar over rejected refugee ship

Italy's new economy minister Giovanni Tria had been due to meet his French counterpart Bruno Le Maire in Paris Wednesday afternoon. The two governments have recently traded angry words over Italy's refusal to accept a rescue ship, Aquarius , carry...

USA drone strike kills Taliban chief

An American drone attack has targeted and killed the leader of the Pakistani Taliban in an eastern border province of Afghanistan, military officials and local intelligence sources confirmed to VOA. "Afghanistan's unilateral ceasefire with the Afghan...

Possible Tornado Collapses Multiple Buildings, Overturns Cars in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Vehicles damaged from a powerful storm are seen outside a U-Haul in Wilkes-Barre Township, Pa., Wednesday, June 13, 2018. The mall near Wilkes-Barre was closed Thursday because power was out to much of the area after Wednesday's night confirmed ...

How anti-Trump hysteria helps the president on North Korea

Sputnik: What do you make of the reaction by North Korea's neighbours to the summit with Shinzo Abe saying no concrete steps have been taken? President Trump returned on Wednesday from his historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un i...

U.S. Sanctions Russian Companies for 'Malicious' Cyberattacks

All three individuals added to the SDN list have been targeted by the United States sanctions due to their links to the Divetechnoservice Company, the Russian diving-equipment producer, according to the Treasury. The US used new legislative authori...

Google Doodle celebrates diverse cultures for World Cup kickoff

The Associated Press reports that FIFA's member associations voted 134 to 65, with one no-vote, Wednesday in favour of the joint North American bid by Canada, the USA and Mexico to host the 2026 World Cup men's soccer tournament over that of Mor...

Officials hired to tape up Trump papers

Another unnamed sourced told Politico that Trump would tear up "anything that happened to be on his desk that he was done with", and that aides were unable to prompt the president to break his habit. "I had a letter from Schumer - he tore it up", h...

Kim Jong-un in Singapore for Summit with Donald Trump

The official was not authorized to speak publicly about internal deliberations and insisted on anonymity. German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she found Trump's tweet disavowing the G-7 statement "a little depressing". Singapore is one of the few...

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Donald Trump: Jamal Khashoggi Not a U.S. Citizen

He also reportedly was close to the Saudi crown prince, and has been photographed near him on several global trips. The Saudi journalist has been missing since October 2, wh...

Bound migrant caravan reaches Mexico

Trump, who campaigned for president with vows to stop illegal immigration, said on Twitter today that he thinks Republican candidates for Congress should campaign on the issue in...

At least 50 dead in train crash

At least 300 people were at the spot watching 'Ravan dahan' , sources said. Sub Divisional Magistrate, Amritsar I, Rajesh Sharma said 50 bodies have been found and at least 50...

Italy’s PM criticises economic sanctions against Russian Federation

It could be months, if not years, before Rome faces penalties. Di Maio did not clarify who could have amended the document. While attracting global criticism, the budget is po...

Theresa May said nothing 'substantially new' in Brexit address

Reuters also reported that European Union leaders would discuss support for free trade, the Iran nuclear deal and combating global warming, but also forging relationships with ...

Trump Lauds Feral Congressman For Body Slamming Reporter

Gianforte initially told police that Jacobs instigated the attack but later pleaded guilty to misdemeanor assault after eyewitness statements and audiotapes showed that he had been...

Turkish official: New evidence Saudi writer slain in consulate

Khashoggi entered the consulate and has never been seen since, the onus is on the Saudi authorities to reveal what happened to him ", Bachelet said . They took samples with the...

Texas authorities try to find woman who left boy on doorstep

She said by the time she reached her front door, the person was gone leaving the child behind. He told Inside Edition his son's name is Royal Prince Simmons, and the woman who ...

Singapore is the 2nd Most Competitive Country in the World

According to the report, which in 2018 uses a brand new methodology to fully capture the dynamics of the global economy in the Fourth Industrial Revolution, numerous factors that ...

Trump To Send Troops, Close Border if Mexico Won't Stop Migrant March

Military and CLOSE OUR SOUTHERN BORDER!" The Latest on the caravan of Central American migrants trying to advance toward the United States. The president's tweets come after ...

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Fears For Jayme Closs Who Vanished After Her Parents Were Murdered

Fears For Jayme Closs Who Vanished After Her Parents Were Murdered

Police issued an Amber Alert for Jayme Closs on Monday afternoon after discovering the bodies of James and Denise Closs, who had suffered gunshot wounds. Law enforcement official...

Afghan Police, Intelligence Chiefs Killed In Shooting Attack

Afghan Police, Intelligence Chiefs Killed In Shooting Attack

He had no further information. US military officials confirmed that a USA soldier, a contractor and another civilian were wounded in the attack, which occurred shortly after a ...

Britain records surge in religious hate crime Home Office data

Britain records surge in religious hate crime Home Office data

Hate crime is defined as any criminal offence which is perceived by the victim... In total, there were 94,098 hate crimes in 2017/18, 76% of which were recorded as race hate, and...

Missing Amber Alert girl might have been seen in Miami, cops say

Missing Amber Alert girl might have been seen in Miami, cops say

Jayme Closs , the victims' only child, was not found at the home. Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald held a second news conference Tuesday afternoon to field more questions about the inc...

Saudi considers admitting Khashoggi died in botched op

Saudi considers admitting Khashoggi died in botched op

Earlier on Monday, CNN reporters saw a cleaning crew entering the consulate. Local reports based on information provided by unidentified Turkish officials have painted a bleak ...

Body found in rain-swollen lake amid Texas flooding

Body found in rain-swollen lake amid Texas flooding

The Llano River rose to almost 40 feet Tuesday in the city of Llano - about 35 feet higher than it was just 24 hours earlier - after 8 to 10 inches of rain fell in the area over t...

Indian government minister steps down as country’s #MeToo movement gains traction

Indian government minister steps down as country’s #MeToo movement gains traction

Akbar, who was appointed minister of state for external affairs in 2016, began his journalism career in 1971, rising to become one of the nation's most influential editors. An Indi...

Australia insists trade agreement with Indonesia on track despite Israel comments

Australia insists trade agreement with Indonesia on track despite Israel comments

Australia is considering the recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and transfer to the city of tel Aviv its Embassy in the Jewish state. His Liberal Party is fight...

Error behind 'It's OK to be white' vote

Error behind 'It's OK to be white' vote

Labor's ploy to force the House of Representatives to vote on Pauline Hanson's motion declaring "It's OK to be white" has narrowly failed. Prime Minister Scott Morrison also say...