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Obama ponders creating 'a million young Barack Obamas'

The former USA president said his nonprofit the Obama Foundation could create a "platform for young, up and coming leaders" to exchange information with each ...


Over 114000 people left E. Ghouta through humanitarian corridors - Russian military

Harasta was declared free of militants after the departure of a second convoy of Islamist militiamen and their families on Friday night for the northwestern pro...


European Union says it still might break up Google

And Vestager is not against the idea of trying to break-up Google down into a range of smaller companies; a threat that is being seriously considered, accord...


Italian Parliament elects speakers on fourth attempt

In a text message Berlusconi's Forza Italia Party described as "an act of cold hostility" the decision of the League to vote for ex-minister Anna Maria Bernini ...


EU's Tusk says Erdogan talks gave no agreement on issues of concern

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan today insisted that Turkey still aimed to become a full member of the EU. European Council President Donald Tusk has told Bul...


USA drags China to WTO on discriminatory technology licensing requirements

Earlier, the commerce ministry said it was considering suspension of tariff concessions on 128 items of United States products worth about Dollars 3 billion, ...


United Kingdom authorities raid Cambridge Analytica HQ

German bank Commerzbank also said it was putting Facebook advertising "on hold" as it evaluates data security, according to the AFR . Overview of relations ...


Watchdog Alleges Cambridge Analytica Violated Election Law

Cambridge Analytica , which rose to prominence through its work with Trumps 2016 election campaign, has found itself confronting a deepening crisis since report...


Russian shopping malls to undergo checks after Kemerovo deadly fire

No one knows exactly how many people there were inside when the fire broke out", Alexander Yeremeyev, an official with the local Russian emergency services mini...


Catalonia's Puigdemont to be brought before judge in Germany

If the court decides that German authorities can keep Puigdemont, his case will be remanded to a higher regional court in the city of Schleswig, where he could ...


Apex court to inveigh Nikah Halala, polygamy

Almost seven months after banning the practice of triple talaq , the Supreme Court today chose to examine the constitutional validity of prevalent practices of...


Kemerovo mall fire: Emergency exits blocked & alarm system turned off, investigators find

Within hours of opening an investigation into the cause of the fire, the Investigative Committee spokeswoman Svetlana Petrenko said authorities were looking i...


Pulse club gunman's dad was Federal Bureau of Investigation informant: court revelation

A United States government email to his attorney said an "anonymous tip indicated that Seddique Mateen was seeking to raise $50,000-$100,000 via a donation dr...


Benjamin Netanyahu questioned by police over graft case; Israel PM denounces allegations

Israeli police arrived at Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Jerusalem residence this morning to interrogate him over one of several graft cases that threate...


South Africa's Zuma to appear in court April 6 on corruption charges

Hangwani Mulaudzi said it was hoped that it would be finalised within the next week. The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) on Thursday said it would seek t...


Magnitude 6.6 natural disaster strikes Papua New Guinea

The quake struck at a depth of 10 kilometers , the USGS reported. The Pacific Ring of Fire is the most geologically active area in the world, with more tha...


Canada joins US, Europe in expelling Russian spies for British poison attack

President Donald Trump is ordering the expulsion of 60 Russian diplomats and the closure of the Russian consulate in Seattle, Washington , in the wake of t...


Is Kim Jong-un in China? No confirmation, but 'speculation rife'

Japanese media reported on Monday (Mar 26) that a train possibly carrying a high-level official from North Korea has arrived in Beijing, sparking speculatio...


Wyatt Heroics Secure Record Run-Chase

The national selectors have also picked India A squad which will play a practice game against England Women . The duo added 61 runs for first wickets just in...


Increasing rain chances tonight, slight chance of strong storms for Monday

The Storm Prediction Center has placed portions of Cottle, King, Kent, and Scurry counties under the Slight Risk Category for severe storms and portions of Motl...


Palestinian who hit Israeli soldier jailed 8 months

Ahed Tamimi, was 16 at the time of the December incident. Ms Tamimi was 16 at the time of the offence. " No justice under occupation! ". Her trial ope...


Malaysia's Bill to fight fake news tabled in Parliament

According to the tabled Bill, these offences include creating, offering and publishing fake news or publication containing fake news; providing financial assist...


Reaction: Tough talk on global trade escalates as Donald Trump claims results

Periodically, China behaves in way that suggests it is aware of its position as the largest creditor of the US, notably when diplomatic relations between the ...


Costello won't seek reelection in Pennsylvania

Earlier this week, the US Supreme Court denied a request from Pennsylvania Republicans to block new congressional maps. In a separate interview on Sunday with...


Arizal encounter: Militant killed, lady injured says Police

In retaliation, one unknown militant has been neutralized, whose identity and affiliation is being ascertained. On how long he had been active in Budgam or ha...


Trump signs US$1.3 trillion budget after threatening veto

The omnibus amends the cooperative tax deduction (Section 199A) to restore balance to commodity markets and re-establish fairness between cooperative and non-co...


Parents Beat Teen Who Refused Arranged Marriage, Cops Say

Talks about the arranged marriage started previous year. Apparently the parents agreed to the arranged marriage in exchange for $20,000. The Al Hishmawi cou...


Stuart Broad questions whether Australia ball tampered during England's Ashes demise

Players from Australia's oldest foe England have led the furious worldwide reaction to Steve Smith's admission of deliberate ball tampering in the Third Tes...


Why Messi may not play Argentina's match against Spain

The main thing Messi's critics like to bring up is that he's never won a major tournament with his country, whereas Cristiano Ronaldo helped Portugal to win Eur...


AAP govt unveils 'green budget' in bid to improve Delhi's air quality

The Minister also proposed a 26-point programme under "Green Budget" to preserve the environment ."We have shortlisted 26 separate programmes and projects prop...