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Rajnath Singh in J&K in fresh effort to end ongoing turbulence

The Union Home Minister is in valley to review the security situation in valley given the strict curfew in place for last over 46 days since mass protests erupt...


Turkey withdraws ambassador to Austria amid diplomatic spat

Turkey is withdrawing its ambassador to Austria amid a growing diplomatic spat. Cavusoglu also said that the Austrian ambassador was summoned to the T...


Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort resigns

Late Tuesday, the GOP nominee said he'd recruited Breitbart chief executive Steve Bannon as campaign CEO, while adviser Kellyanne Conway had been upped to c...


Chibok indigenes say they regret voting for Buhari

After 854 days, some of the parents of the missing Chibok girls saw their daughters for the first time in a recent video released by Boko Haram after they were ...


Turkey launches new artillery strikes at ISIS in Syria

Syria's complex, multi-sided war has created a patchwork of areas across the country controlled by the government, rebels, Kurdish forces or ISIL. Kurds accus...


US Army chief visits China amid missile system tensions

A South Korean expert said that due to the comprehensive targeting of North Korean society in her remarks, this year's Independence Day speech was the most no...


Backed Syrian Arab-Kurdish alliance retakes key border town of Manbij

The Islamic State group's loss of the northern Syrian town of Manbij to USA -backed fighters marks the latest in a string of defeats for the extremists across...


Protesters attack Pakistan TV station, one dead

Several journalists of various media organisation present there were attacked by the activists of the Mutthaida-E-Qaumi Movement (MQM) - the single largest part...


Coup 'mastermind' Gulen's terror organisation has infiltrated India, claims Turkey foreign minister

Cavusoglu said terrorism, in all its forms and manifestations constitute a threat to India and Turkey and, "Therefore, exchange of information regarding these t...


Campaign, party officials insist Trump getting back on track

Trump flew into MI later on Friday to address a rally, explaining his appearance in an open-necked shirt and trucker hat by saying he had come straight from "a ...


Ex-USC and Raiders QB Marinovich arrested naked with drugs

The call came in about 9 p.m. and officers began scouring the neighborhood. "Someone's else's backyard. We responded to a caller stating there was a naked perso...


Olympics: Great Britain's Mo Farah seals distance double-double

Nurmi has nine Olympic gold medals from the 1920 and 1924 Olympics, while Zatopek won the 5,000m, 10,000m and marathon at the 1952 Helsinki Games. After Far...


Trump says he's not flip-flopping on immigration

A top aide to Donald Trump said on Sunday the Republican presidential nominee's plans to deport 11 million people who are in the United States illegally were ...


Burnley stun Liverpool, Chelsea rally to win

As with Monday's 2-1 defeat of West Ham, a late winning goal from Diego Costa from close range secured all three points for new manager Antonio Conte . "There ...


Turkey child bomber fits pattern of insurgencies exploiting underage combatants

Dramatic video has emerged of Iraqi police stripping an explosive belt from a child suspected in a suicide bombing attempt for ISIS. In March, a suicide bom...


Syrian war is ON: US scrambles jets to Hassakeh

Assad's military since the conflict's start, Capt. Davis said. The local partners, known as the Syrian Democratic Forces, are largely comprised of YPG fighters ...


Si Woo Kim opens 4-stroke lead in Wyndham Championship

Na posted five consecutive birdies through No. 10 to pull even at 15-under, but Kim responded with birdies on Nos. "They're not following the trajectory I'm loo...


Kerry: South Sudan agrees to deployment of regional force

The UN Security Council this month adopted a U.S. proposal to send a 4,000 strong "protection force" to bolster the peacekeeping mission in South Sudan but repe...


Singapore PM's illness at rally caused by heat, dehydration

Lee, who had been on his feet for more than two hours, stunned the audience when he slouched over the lectern before cameras cut away. State-controlled The S...


John Kerry: US Secretary of State to visit Nigeria on August 23

United State Secretary of State, Mr. John Kerry, is expected to visit Nigeria next week. He is also set to visit Kenya, on August 22 to meet with President Ke...


Third town in France bans the 'burkini'

An inquiry has been opened to determine what prompted the brawl; a witness said the fight began after tourists took photographs of women wearing Burqinis. In ...


Russia-Turkey to restore frosted bilateral relations

Following the incident, Russian Federation gives trading sanctions along with travel suspensions to Turkey . Erdogan's trip to Russian Federation comes as T...


China building reinforced hangars in South China Sea-US think tank

The spike in tension over the East China Sea also follows a Chinese accusation that Japan's new defence minister, Tomomi Inada, had recklessly misrepresented ...


Stefanidi sizzles in pole vault event

Both Stefanidi and Morris cleared 4.85 on their second attempt, and the 26-year-old Greek was awarded victory on a countback as she succeeded in 4.70 meters on ...


Man Returned to North Carolina to Face Slaying Charges

A video posted online by The Daily Reflector in Greenville (http://goo.gl/2xgKWK) shows Toone being led by law enforcement into the jail in a blue jumpsuit on...


Kashmir unrest: 30-year-old lecturer beaten to death, toll reaches 66

He said the law and order situation will largely remain with police, but Army will assist them wherever is the need. Authorities have imposed strict curfew in...


Philippines frees top communist leaders to join peace talks

Duterte declared a ceasefire on July 25 but withdrew it five days later after the guerrillas killed a government militiaman and failed to declare their own truc...


Turkey: Assad can be part of transition in Syria

Turkey, which has been hosting more than 2.7 million Syrian refugees, has been an open supporter of the so-called moderate opposition attempting to overthrow As...


Rangana Herath climbs to fifth spot in ICC Test rankings

Only twice in Test history has a team's openers consistently gotten their side off to worse starts in a series than Dimuth Karunaratne, Kaushal Silva, Dilruwan ...


Police find 'elderly man' is young fugitive in Massachusetts

On Thursday, police surrounded a house where they believed Miller had been staying and ordered him to exit the residence. He was charged with drug trafficking...


USA says support to Saudi's Yemen campaign modest, no blank check

They also sharply reduced the number of staff elsewhere engaged in assisting that planning, USA officials told Reuters . Also, fewer than five U.S. One is ...


Kerala government drops proposal for 'online' liquor sales during Onam festival

Bevco (Kerala State Beverages Corporation) which is equivalent to the TASMAC in Tamil Nadu started shutting down their stores and the same happened with Consum...


Taliban seize district in Kunduz province

Afghan troops, supported by USA airstrikes, stopped the Taliban assault on Lashkar Gah but government security forces are stretched on multiple fronts across...


More than 200 civilians killed in 4 months in Yemen war

AFP said Saudi Arabia sent the agency pictures of children holding guns and in military uniform. The Houthis have been recruiting or impressing children into t...


Trump Received First Classified Intelligence Briefing Wednesday

Donald Trump met with the Federal Bureau of Investigation for an inteligence briefing on Wednesday. Career staffers from the Office of the Director of Nation...