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Labour leadership contender Owen Smith faces attacks over lobbyist past

United Kingdom bookmakers appear adamant that Jeremy Corbyn will keep his position as Labour Party leader despite the electoral challenge of Shadow Work & Pensi...


Ugandan army says 38000 evacuated from S. Sudan conflict

Machar's forces, only 1,300 in number with light weapons, were dislodged and had to be dislodged from their Jebel Kujur base, a western suburb of Juba , after ...


Corbyn seeks permission to fight legal action over Labour leadership ballot

If the vast majority of Labour MPs had their way, then Owen Smith would be facing Theresa May when she makes her debut at Prime Minister's Questions. The deci...


Beijing to hold South China Sea war games after tribunal ruling

The announcement struck many as odd, as it happened during a three-day visit to China from the U.S. Chief of Naval Operations Admiral John Richardson. Reiterati...


Turkey suspends 15000 education staff after failed coup

Erdogan has referred to it as a "virus". In a sign that the roundup of suspected sympathizers is likely to swell further, police chiefs in Istanbul and Ankara...


Protesters raise Pakistani flags in Indian Kashmir

The incidents of violence continue to crop up despite the Centre and Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti urging the people to maintain calm and coop...


India should hold plebiscite in Kashmir: Sharif

Pakistan's Ambassador to the UN Maleeha Lodhi briefed President of the Security Council for July Japanese Ambassador Koro Bessho, Ban's Chief of staff and Under...


EU says North Korea missile launches "grave violation" of international obligations

And now, after 16 years of silence, listeners to shortwave radios would have picked up a mysterious coded message meant for the ears of North Korean foreign ope...


Why is the Public Attempting to Undermine Black Lives Matter?

The Dallas shooter and others who fired at police in retaliation for the deaths of the black men are not "reflective of the vast majority of citizens who are ...


California university student killed in Nice attack

Nick Leslie, 20, a UC Berkeley student killed during the Bastille Day attack in Nice, France. Leslie was an environmental sciences major and had been planni...


Pakistan calls Hizbul terrorist 'martyr', to observe July 19 as black day

Meanwhile, the cabinet meeting scheduled to be chaired by the PM in Lahore will discuss the oppressive actions of Indian security forces against innocent civili...


WikiLeaks Promises Document Dump on Turkey's Power Structure

It added that the material was obtained a week before Turkey's attempted coup and that its scheduled publication was brought forward in response to "the governm...


UK's Johnson says immigration control will be possible outside the EU

The former London mayor, who said during the referendum campaign that President Barack Obama's "part-Kenyan" ancestry made him hostile to Britain and previo...


RNC official cites 'My Little Pony' to defend Melania Trump

In 2008, Mrs. Obama said she and Barack were raised with the same " values: that you work hard for what you want in life; that your word is your bond and yo...


Green's court date moved to next week

Green's arraignment in 54B District Court in East Lansing had been scheduled for July 20, but Green's appearance was waived. Edmondson told police that he, ...


Chris Froome extends lead on Tour de France

In Thursday's racing drama, Richie Porte crashed headfirst into a motorbike carrying a TV camera, and Froome, who was right behind his former teammate, also h...


Dallas Police Sgt. Michael Smith laid to rest in public service

Thousands of mourners are attending services Wednesday, July 13th for three of the five police officers killed last week by a gunman in Dallas. Funerals are...


China to Hold Naval Exercises in South China Sea

Chief of Naval Operations Admiral John Richardson. China has refused to recognise last week's ruling by an arbitration court in The Hague, which invalidated i...


Boris Put On Spot Over Obama Comments

Pressed on his comments by U.S. journalists, he said it would take too long to apologise to everyone mentioned in the "rich thesaurus" of things he had said. ...


Cyril Ramaphosa calls for immediate restoration of peace in South Sudan

Tens of thousands of people have been killed in South Sudan since late 2013, while more than 2.3 million have been forced to flee their homes. A ceasefire was...


Curfew and separatist shutdown continue for 12th day in Valley

The pro-freedom leaders also charged New Delhi of unleashing propaganda about the Kashmir dispute instead of understanding and accepting the genises of peop...


Beijing goes on Hague ruling offensive

Hainan maritime administration said that an area south-east of the island province would be closed from yesterday until Thursday, but it gave no details about t...


Sanders finally endorses Clinton to defeat Trump

Sacramento Democrats said the endorsement helps unify the party, but some believe that Clinton still has a lot of work ahead of her - especially with voter tu...


GOP CONVENTION | Mother of American killed in Benghazi takes on Clinton

Trump, who is making his first run at political office, should also paint Clinton, a former first lady, USA senator and secretary of state, as the ultimate insi...


Uganda's president opposes arms embargo on South Sudan

Neighbouring Kenya called for urgent action by the two leaders to move troops away from civilians and end the crisis. African leaders have backed plans to dep...


Dalit youth dies, cop killed as violence engulfs Gujarat's Saurashtra

With five more cases of attempted suicide by Dalits reported on Tuesday, a total of 12 youngsters have tried to end their lives in the Saurashtra region in th...


Awkward Donald Trump-Mike Pence '60 Minutes' Interview Dominates Morning's RNC Coverage

Pence, long a conservative darling, made a surprise appearance Tuesday in front of a powerful conservative lobbying group to vow "that Donald Trump will be a ...


No ban on newspapers: Mehbooba to Naidu

The army opened fire after the protesters refused to heed warnings and two women were killed, the spokesman said. Mehbooba Mufti's political advisor Amitabh M...


Nice Attacker Expressed Support For IS

In a sign of the growing feeling of alienation among many Muslims in Ariane and elsewhere, Younis, a roof-builder born to Moroccan immigrants, said the whole co...


American Ambassador to Turkey John Bass Denies US Hand in Coup Attempt

Early Monday, special Istanbul anti-terror police units raided the prestigious air force military academy, detaining four suspects , Anadolu reported . "W...


Iowa is angry Ernst was bumped from prime time

Ernst's speech included a controversial claim about terrorism in the USA, referring to the presence of Islamic State radicals in the country. If you went to b...


Honest leaders feeling suffocated in BJP: Kejriwal

The move of Sidhu set the BJP party in the huge problem and blow them. But why is Sidhu such a big deal for the AAP? He has appeared in popular TV shows and i...


Flights between Birmingham and Turkey resume after failed coup

Three top Turkish commanders who were held hostage by the coup attempters were also saved on July 16, Defence Minister Fikri Isik announced on Saturday. "And th...


Arlington National Cemetery is a no-go for Pokemon Go

NY magazine first reported Tuesday that some users of the Nintendo game, which allows players to capture its animated creatures on their phones at outdoor sit...


After failed coup, Tayyip Erdogan vows to build barracks in central Istanbul

Turkey abolished the death penalty for all forms of crime in 2004 but the government now claims there is growing public pressure to reinstate it for the coup pl...