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Trump gives generals 30 days for new anti-IS strategy

Trump promised the plan would include new warplanes, new ships, new resources, and in increase in the number of special forces. President Donald Trump ordered...


Reince Priebus Defends the White House's Tone-Deaf Holocaust Remembrance Day Statement

The Republican Jewish Coalition (RJC), an influential political lobbying group, slammed President Donald Trump for failing to directly mention Jewish people in ...


Conte ready for 'dangerous' Liverpool after easy progress

It was Liverpool who inflicted Conte's first defeat as Chelsea manager in September, but the Italian's side is now an nearly unrecognisable team from back t...


Thousands protest Trump refugee ban and travel restrictions

The order also indefinitely suspends the entry of Syrian refugees, and bans the resettlement of refugees from any country for four months. Mr Trump blo...


UK Petition To Cancel Donald Trump State Visit Reaches 500000 Signatures

A petition recently created on the United Kingdom parliament's official website reads, "Donald Trump should be allowed to enter the UK in his capacity as head...


Theresa May calls on Trump to renew 'special relationship'

Trump says Syrian Christians will be given priority when it comes to applying for refugee status in the United States . The talks will also look at removing ...


Fire That Destroyed Texas Mosque Under Investigation

According to the president of the Islamic center, Shahid Hashmi, the moque's imam woke up in the early hours and made a decision to check online surveillance, d...


M'sian among IS-linked militants killed in Philippines assault

Eduardo Ano said yesterday. The military offensive was launched after they monitored Abu Sayyaf leader Isnilon Hapilon joining the Maute Group in Central Mind...


Arab League hopes Trump will reconsider Jerusalem vow

On the other hand, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has said prospects for peace in the region will suffer if Trump does indeed move the U.S. embassy there...


Airbnb to Offer Free Housing to Refugees, Blocked Travelers

Co-founder Brian Chesky wrote on Twitter to stay tuned for more information on how this will work-and "contact me if urgent need for housing". In earlier tweets...


Afghan, Pakistani Visa Applicants To Face Extreme Vetting

Peter King and Michael McCaul and former U.S. Attorney General Michael Mukasey, was to instead focus on targeting specific, predominantly Muslim countries, rath...


Arsene Wenger jokes: Arsenal's detractors 'would like to put me in jail'

Forward Theo Walcott scored a hat-trick as he helped Arsenal cruise into the fifth round of the FA Cup on Saturday. Asked if he had feared Welbeck may nev...


President Mutharika heads to AU Summit in Addis Ababa

The statement says Kiir is expected to have sideline meets with President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni of Uganda and United Nations Secreta...


EC Asks Goa Poll Authorities to Register FIR Against Kejriwal

If the Election Commission uses my statement and propagates it then in two years, the political parties will stop distributing notes", Kejriwal said in the lett...


More than 100000 sign petition to cancel Trump's United Kingdom visit

Already more than 35,000 have put their name to it, calling for Trump to "be allowed to enter the United Kingdom in his capacity as head of the USA government, ...


City of San Francisco, Zoo Welcome Start of Lunar New Year

What animal sign does 2017 fall under in the Chinese zodiac ? The head of the University of Sydney's Confucius Institute and an adviser to the City of Sydney'...


Japan's Abe, Donald Trump to meet February 10

Trump and Abe on Saturday discussed over phone the importance of the US-Japan alliance and cooperation on regional and global issues, Xinhua news agency cited t...


Gorbachev Urges Trump and Putin to Introduce UN Resolution Banning Nuclear War

He said there was a new arms race, that politics was becoming militarised and that North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and Russian forces were deployed too close...


Canadian PM Justin Trudeau Jabs Trump on Immigration, Invites Refugees to Canada

Trudeau later posted the statement on Twitter with the hashtag "ACanadianIsACanadian". "Executives of major US corporations such as Apple and Google who were i...


Hamon Wins French Socialist Primary as Party Old-Guard Rejected

Almost a million people went to vote in the Socialist Party primaries, compared to 400,000 in the first round. The run-off follows last week's seven-way prima...


Trump agrees with Steve Bannon that media is the 'opposition party'

Bannon called the press "elite", and expressed a particular bias towards the Washington Post , which drew the ire of Trump during his campaign. DAVID FOLKENF...


Judge Will Not Dismiss Melania Trump's Libel Lawsuit

Trump hired Los Angeles-based attorney, Charles Harder , who has gained national fame for representing Hulk Hogan in his lawsuit against Gawker to represent he...


General Motors shifting jobs from Canada to Mexico

General Motors of Canada Ltd. vice-president of corporate affairs David Paterson said the layoff notices are not related to the Terrain, but stem from the end ...


Premier Kathleen Wynne's U-turn on tolls all about rescuing votes

Wynne said there are now not enough choices for drivers and that expanded transit options need to be in place before tolls are approved for the city. Now we'll ...


New US Envoy Nikki Haley Says to UN: "We're Taking Names"

According to The New York Times , which obtained the draft document Wednesday, the cuts would target peacekeeping operations, the International Criminal Cou...


United Nations can not confirm Russian Federation announcement of postponing Syria talks

The Kurdish representative stressed that the draft Constitution proposed by the Kurds "has common aspects with the Russian proposals". The way to the Geneva t...


Russian Federation to replace current 'light fighters' with MiG-35

According to Bondarev, flight tests of the new fighter are expected to be completed in summer this year, right after which a contract to purchase 30 MiG-35 jets...


CCTV Footage: Woman Throws Her Child Off a Staircase

In a shocking incident, a 26-year-old woman threw her two-and-a-half-year-old son down the stairs during an argument with her in laws in south-east Delhi's Pul ...


The gold price appears indifferent while Doomsday Clock moves

It stayed there until 1960. A board of scientists and nuclear experts meets regularly to determine what time it is on the Doomsday Clock . It's goal has sinc...


Raptors 102, Bucks 86

For the seventh straight time, the Milwaukee Bucks fell to their neighbors to the north, this time ending in 102-86 victory for the host Toronto Raptors. "I don...


Trump expected to sign executive orders on immigration

Of the almost 85,000 refugees admitted to the U.S.in fiscal 2016, 38,901 were Muslims, while 37,521 were Christians, according to a Pew Research Center repor...


Rahul Gandhi, Akhilesh Yadav to hold road show in Lucknow on Sunday

Insiders say joint rallies were also being planned by the two parties at a later stage. If sources are to be believed, Congress star campaigner Priyanka Gandh...


Syrian Army Enters Ain Al-Fija in Wadi Barada, Raises Syrian Flag

Disruption to water supplies, including infrastructure damage, has caused acute shortages in the capital this month. The army had not yet entered Ain al-Fija,...


China open to work with Russia, US to tackle global challenges

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov plans to take part in the Munich Security Conference next month, Foreign Ministry's official spokeswoman Maria Zakharova ...


America's Zoos Fought on Twitter Over Whose Animals Are the Cutest

Apparently, the National Zoo announced that it had a new seal pup on Twitter . The Smithsonian National Zoo is no stranger to receiving attention for its c...