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Apple to show off new iPhones and maybe new ways to listen

An hour before Apple was scheduled to announce its latest addition to the iPhone line on Wednesday, Amazon accidentally posted its specialized page for the iPho...


Jamie Dornan rules out returning to Fifty Shades: 'I'm done'

However, when The Times interviewed Dornan, he clarified this issue. The trilogy has been completed, but James has written a fourth book, titled Grey , so ...


Charity building in Kabul hit by bomb, gun attack

An Interior Ministry statement said that a suicide auto bombing struck close to a building belonging to the charity CARE International in Shar-e Naw late Monday...


Saudi Arabia's Top Cleric Says Iranians are 'not Muslims'

Iran said it is not sending any pilgrims on the hajj this year after talks with Saudi officials about security failed. During last year's hajj pilgrimage,...


Syrian army reimposes siege on rebel-held areas in Aleppo

On Monday, there was a large suicide bombing and fighting in a government-held part of al-Amariya district north of Ramousah, where rebels said they had advance...


South Sudan puts sharp limits on new peacekeeping force

Lomoro said the government would meet with the UN Security Council and troops contributing countries to discuss the modalities for the deployment. Sunday's ...


Rita Ora will cherish memories of Mother Teresa's canonisation

Known as the " Saint of the Gutters ", the Roman Catholic nun devoted her life to helping the poor . "Mother is a great saint, a very great saint, but she alwa...


Jacob Wetterling's mom: Son's legacy will endure

Heinrich has not been charged in that case. He said hundreds of dedicated law enforcement officers worked around the clock in the early stages of the inve...


Eid Al Adha holidays announced for UAE public and private sectors

Government sector workers will resume work on Sunday, September 18. The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation has declared a public holiday from Sunda...


Deputy Crown Prince and Putin Open New Page of Saudi-Russian Relations

Chinese President Xi Jinping will inaugurate the summit of the world's 20 most influential leaders on Sunday. "G20 leaders all agreed that the risks and chall...


BRICS must intensify efforts against terror,its sponsors: Narendra Modi

In a hard-hitting intervention while leading from the chair, Modi in his address to the BRICS Leaders Meeting here said "terrorists in South Asia or any where f...


Building collapses in Tel Aviv, 3 people trapped inside

The Israeli military has been dispatched to help emergency services . Aerial images released by police and shown on Israeli TV showed a large, crater-like hole...


Brexit chief says UK gov't will not be rushed

Prime Minister Theresa May, who did not support leaving, says Brexit means Brexit and the vote will be respected. Committing to a points-based system would make...


Mexico calls Trump's wall plan 'outrageous' day after visit

Shortly after the joint appearance, a dispute arose over the most contentious part of the billionaire's plans to fight illegal immigration - his insistence that...


G20 Summit: China, US end without agreement on cease of Syrian war

Obama notes at his news conference before leaving China that he will be the first US president to visit the southeast Asian country. While U.S. special forces a...


Obama vows action against Turkey coup plotters

The following month Erdogan survived a coup attempt by a rogue military faction and in August the Turkish leader met Putin during a highly symbolic visit to Rus...


Russian Federation claims credit for killing Daesh spokesman in Syria

Russia's defence ministry yesterday said its air strikes had killed "up to 40" ISIS fighters, including Adnani. "We have no reason to believe Russia's claim", t...


Speedo drops sponsorship of Ryan Lochte

The company also sponsors U.S. Volleyball, Swimming and Diving and provided some Olympic athletes with travel mattresses for the Rio Games. In April, the compan...


Clinton enters fall with key advantages in White House race

And as the probe agency unearthed 15,000 more of her emails, an Indian-American judge asked the State Department to quickly release 30 of these related to the 2...


Canada Seeks to Strengthen Bilateral Business Ties With China - Trudeau

On Tuesday, Trudeau fielded questions at the China Entrepreneur Club and said that China should strengthen trade ties with Canada. This means encouraging Canadi...


Uzbekistan holds funeral for autocratic Islam Karimov

Karimov died Friday at the age of 78 after being hospitalized following a stroke on August 27th. The head of state signed the Book of Condolences opened at th...


Seoul says North Korea fires 3 ballistic missiles

This comes just under two weeks after Pyongyang test-fired a submarine-launched ballistic missile. During his meeting with Park on Monday on the sidelines of th...


US, Russia talks on Syria to go into Monday; no deal yet

On the battlefront, fighting raged. The government and rebels would also be required not to block any aid entering the city, it said. Two lecterns had been se...


Uzbek government says President Karimov has died

But Turkey's PM had sent condolences to Tashkent hours earlier - live on television - saying that the Uzbek leader had already died. Many mourners held flow...


Rosberg wins Italian GP after Hamilton's poor start

Hamilton, 31, had been the heavy pre-race favourite in Italy, having easily qualified in pole position. Rosberg's winning margin over Hamilton was 15 seconds,...


Singapore says confirms 26 more local transmission Zika cases

He pointed out that the figures for dengue fever, which is spread by the Aedes mosquito - the same species responsible for Zika - are a lot higher in these th...


Senior medics wade into junior doctors strike row

But doctors have denied "playing politics" over the imposition of a controversial new contract, after Theresa May accused them of failing to put patients first....


Indian premier offers loan, defense cooperation in Vietnam

While such a possibility can not be totally excluded, but it will not play a vital role either, it said. Condemning the recent suicide bomb attack on the Chin...


South by South Lawn

It was pretty unusual to have an appearance from the President of the United States of America Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama at this year's Sout...


Christian neighborhood, courts targeted in two attacks

The bomber threw hand grenades before detonating a suicide vest among the morning crowds at the court, said senior police official Faisal Shehzad. Ahsanulla...


North Korea executes top education official

Kim Yong Jin was killed by a firing squad in July as "an anti-party, anti-revolutionary agitator", added an official at the ministry, who declined to be named. ...


Trump in Detroit: 'I'm here today to learn'

His Democratic rival, he charges, is a "bigot" who only cares about black votes. "Everything." The Rev. Lawrence Glass told the AP that Trump peddles the "polit...


Zakir Naik NGO's renewed FCRA registration set to be revoked

The suspended officials include two under secretaries, one section officer and one data entry operator. Naik is accused of radicalisation of youths into terro...


Mourners Weep At Sight Of Uzbekistan President Islam Karimov's Coffin

Karimov was raised in an orphanage in the ancient city of Samarkand, before studying mechanical engineering and economics and rising up Communist Party ranks to...


Bangladesh hangs Jamaat-e-Islami party figure

Earlier, local media reported that all preparations have been made to execute Ali, who is imprisoned at the Kashimpur high security jail in Gazipur, some 40 kil...