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Trump travel ban order eclipses UK PM's Brexit talks with Ireland

The border will be Britain's only land frontier with the European Union once it leaves the bloc. When asked "Should Taoiseach Enda Kenny travel to the White H...


Supreme Court refuses bail, orders probe against Asaram

According to an Indian Express report, the apex court also slapped a fine of Rs 1 lakh in fine for filing a "frivolous petition". But the document was found t...


Naturipe calls on industry to help fight wildfires in Chile

She added that 43 people had been detained "for their possible responsibility in the forest fires". This has forced the evacuation of at least 4,000 people, acc...


Arvind Kejriwal appeals to people to vote for AAP to save Punjab

He also slammed Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal's family for monopolising most businesses in the state. It will be interesting to see how the two le...


Arvind Kejriwal in trouble for staying at ex-militant's house in Punjab

He also praised Punjab people and said them a courageous nation; he said that many of Punjab people had served in Indian army. He said the Badal family ha...


This Miss Universe Moment Is 100% Beyoncé-Approved

Haiti's Raquel Pelissier was first runner-up , while Colombia's Andrea Tovar , who was perceived to be a shoo-in for the crown, landed on the second runner...


Brazilian ex-billionaire Eike Batista surrenders to Rio police

Former Brazilian billionaire Eike Batista was arrested on Monday on his return to Brazil four days after an worldwide alert for his detention was issued over hi...


Vigil planned at Albany airport Sunday

Trump has defended the orders via his official Twitter account, saying, "Our country needs strong borders and extreme vetting, NOW". After politically divis...


Justice Department won't defend Trump's travel ban, for now

Attorney General Ferguson said that he will be looking into legal options regarding the Trump administration's executive order punishing local governments of ...


Rahul Gandhi defamation case adjourned till March 3

Ridiculing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's monthly radio address to the nation "Mann Ki Baat", Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Monday said the former sho...


Two all-party meetings slated today ahead of budget session

The session's first day - January 31 will see President Pranab Mukherjee address a joint sitting of both houses and the Economic Survey will also be presented. ...


US protests grow over Trump 'extreme vetting' travel ban

The president also knocked Sen. "But we will do so while protecting our own citizens and border", Trump said Sunday afternoon. Trump's decision led to t...


Sean Spicer: Refugee Ban Issues Are 'Being Blown Out of Proportion'

As Donald Trump's becomes the president of the U.S., protesters around the world make their opinions known. He said after all, 325,000 immigrants came t...


Senator Schumer calls Trump's immigration ban "mean-spirited and un-American"

At a Sunday press conference , the NY senator surrounded himself with children and delivered a watery-eyed testimony calling the travel ban “mean-spirited, ” a...


Chadian Moussa Faki Mahamat Elected Chairman of AU Commission

The new AU chair has pledged to put security and development at the top of his agenda. Mahamat succeeds to South African Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, who was the c...


Mattis Assuages NATO Fears, Reaffirms Commitment to Israel's Security

The review of Lockheed Martin's F-35 program, which President Donald Trump has derided as being too expensive, would have two parts: one looking at how to cut c...


President Donald Trump smashes record to get fastest majority disapproval rating ever

According to The Hill , this sets a new record for the amount of time it takes a majority of the public to disapprove of a president. It took hundreds of days ...


India's most wanted terrorist Hafiz Saeed placed under house arrest in Pakistan

Sources in the police told The Express Tribune that they took Hafiz Saeed into custody from Markaz Al-Qadsia, the headquarters of Jamaat-ud-Dawa, and took him...


Trump's 'Muslim Visa Ban' Also Applies to Dual-Citizens

The executive order signed by Mr Trump barred newcomers from the seven "terror-prone" nations including Iran , Iraq , Libya , Somalia , Sudan and Yemen...


Merkel opposes Trump's Muslim ban

Seibert said Merkel believed that the resolute fight against terrorism didn't justify putting people who have particular origin or faith under general suspicion...


Iraq calls on U.S. to review 'wrong' travel ban

Almost a decade ago Congress approved a special visa program to help Iraqi and Afghan citizens who helped the USA war efforts. Although no specific numbers we...


JUST IN: One million people sign petition to stop Trump's United Kingdom visit

Ms May invited Mr Trump to Britain on behalf of the Queen when she visited him in Washington DC earlier this week. Despite the global backlash of his latest a...


Is Today's Google Doodle A Poke At The Trump Administration?

January 30th, 2017 would have been his 98th birthday and is officially recognized as Fred Korematsu Day in California, Hawaii, Virginia and Florida. Rows of i...


United Nations refugee agency hopes resettlement resumes soon to US

And only a tiny fraction end up resettled in the United States. Sawan said Saturday that he learned of the decision from TV news the night before. Several...


Suspected bomber behind Brussels attack charged for Paris attacks

Mohamed Abrini was the first identified criminal as one of the suspects in Paris and Brussels attacks. The Belgian-Moroccan is also suspected of having accomp...


Philippines to suspend drug war to clean up 'corrupt' police

Philippine police chief Ronald Dela Rosa said the break-up of the anti-drugs unit could disrupt the crackdown but was necessary. He had been kidnapped and kil...


Netanyahu backs U.S. embassy move to Jerusalem though signals no urgency

And it's not at all clear that Israel's claim is valid. Palestinian leadership claimed the resolutions only asserted the Islamic connection to the sites in ad...


Man mauled to death by tiger at Ningbo zoo in China

At one point, two other tigers appear and watch as the predator drags the man under a tree and sinks its teeth into his neck. This is the second such incident...


Donald Trump's travel ban a 'great gift to extremists': Zarif

On Thursday, one of Iran's most popular actresses said she would boycott next month's Academy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles in protest at the U.S. ban. adminis...


Joseph Goebbels' secretary, Brunhilde Pomsel, dies aged 106

Aterview with the Guardian - her last in-depth interview of her life - was conducted prior to the release of a documentary called " A German Life ". Pomsel, w...


Holocaust museum reacts to WH defense of Remembrance Day statement

Priebus said "certainly we don't mean any ill will to anybody; I don't know about regret. we acknowledge it, we acknowledge the disgusting time of the Holoca...


Washington becomes first state to sue Trump over refugee order

Ferguson announced his lawsuit Monday, making Washington state the first to announce legal action against the new President's administration over enacted polici...


Iran tests ballistic missile in violation of United Nations resolution

Iran defense minister Brigadier Gen. Hossein Dehqan said in September that Iran would start production of the missile and the regime claims the tests are legiti...


U.S. diplomats circulate memo critical of immigration order

President Donald Trump's controversial ban on Muslim immigration is about to meet a new challenger - the president's own State Department. His executive orde...


Mexico Reproaches Israeli Ambassador for Bibi's Wall Tweet

Mr. Trump said he wanted to build an "impenetrable, physical, tall, powerful, beautiful, southern border wall" between the USA and Mexico. "We had a very go...