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Taiwan courts Central America after United States visit angers China

Her stop in the US was scrutinized by Beijing for any signs that Trump's team would risk its ire by further engaging with Taiwan , which China considers to be ...


Ed Sheeran has broken Spotify's 'day one' streaming record

Sheeran, 25, has made Spotify history with both songs clocking up 13 million streams in one day. " Shape of You " and " Castle on the Hill ", released last ...


Mike Tyson will reportedly train Chris Brown for Soulja Boy fight

Iron Mike Tyson has Chris Brown's back. Signed my contract I'm leaving the fight with $1,000,000. The Chris Brown Soulja Boy beef apparently stemmed from Brow...


Ghana swears in new president, vice president

President Akufo-Addo has come under pressure to fire some members of his communication team for supervising the writing of his inaugural speech that had portion...


North Korea says it can launch a nuclear missile 'anytime and anywhere'

He said the US military has strengthened its missile defenses and deployed them in South Korea, Japan and Guam. North Korea's nuclear weapons capabilities and...


Eric Holcomb sworn in as Indiana's 51st governor

Vice President-elect Mike Pence has released a video to bid farewell to the Hoosiers he's served since 2013. Holcomb will replace Mike Pence, who was elected ...


UK: Labour wants inquiry into Israeli figure's remarks

The shadow foreign secretary, Emily Thornberry, said: "The exposure of an Israeli embassy official discussing how to bring down or discredit a government minist...


Vehicle bomb at Baghdad market kills over a dozen

At least 11 people were killed and 25 were wounded, police said. At a hospital where victims of the attack had been taken, a body exploded inside a morgue ref...


Islamic State Blows Up Government Buildings On Iraq's Mosul

Members of the Iraqi rapid response forces gather during a battle between Iraqi forces and Islamic State militants in the Wahda district of eastern Mosul...


Parts of Ghana's Nana Akufo-Addo's speech was plagiarized

The intellectual theft was absolutely unnecessary as it only degraded the import of the new president's message of hope to Ghanaians. Thousands of people gath...


President Obama was the cutest groomsman in his aide's wedding

She and Nicholson worked on Obama's 2008 campaign, and her father, Steve Pajcic, has been a fundraiser for Obama's campaigns and those of other Democrats. Obama...


Toyota unveils all new look for NASCAR Camry

According to Toyota , the new 2018 Camry is about more than value, comfort, safety, and dependability, the midsize family sedan's hallmark traits. "Its gon...


Traslacion of the Black Nazarene 2017

On Monday, devotees will transfer the image of the Black Nazarene from Intramuros, Manila to the Minor Basilica of the Black Nazarene or Quiapo Church. This yea...


Spotify posts 'President of Playlists' job made for Obama

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek even tweeted at Obama to give him a personal heads up about the listing, so I doubt any references are necessary. During a recent m...


Nicole Kidman Is Wearing Alexander McQueen at the 2017 Golden Globe Awards

As soon as she put the frock on the girls "jumped up and said, "Mummy, you look like a lovely fairy on that dress, '" so she stopped trying on other options". W...


Irish woman (21) in critical condition after light aircraft crashes in Australia

A light plane carrying four people has crashed at Middle Island near Eurimbula, just north of Agnes Water on the central Queensland coast. The pilot, a man in...


Demonetisation: Mamata's TMC stages nationwide protests, seeks Modi's removal from office

I have never seen such a government. Banerjee, who has been at the forefront in opposing the note-ban, insisted "vendetta politics" can not deter Trinamool fr...


Militant killed in Hajin

He said that another militant managed to escape. "During the brief encounter One militant has been killed and one soldier has been injured during the gunfight...


CBSE Date Sheet 2017 Class 10 and 12 timetable download cbse

According to a circular released by V P Simalti, who has recently joined as UBSE secretary, the state board exams for class XII will begin with Hindi examinatio...


Norwegian mass murderer Breivik in court in appeals case

On 22 July 2011, the 37-year-old accused, a far-right extremist, first killed eight people by detonating a home-made explosive device outside the prime minister...


Pakistan lawmakers call for investigation into disappeared activists

According to reports, the family members and relatives of the missing activists who have been extremely vocal about their leftist views on social media inform...


Jawan uploads poor food videos, BSF orders inquiry

In another one of the videos, the soldier films dinner being cooked in semi-darkness, " Dal with only haldi (turmeric) and salt". A day after he released t...


Magnitude 7.2 quake rocks Celebes Sea; no tsunami threat

A 6.9-magnitude quake hit the Philippines Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. Though its magnitude is high, it has a depth of 625 kilometers so it isn't...


Syria's Assad 'ready to negotiate everything', if conditions are met

Syrian President Bashar Assad has ruled out a truce with rebels in an area near Damascus which supplies the capital with its water needs, in an interview air...


Will We Act Soon Enough to Save Polar Bears?

Polar bears were listed as endangered in 2008 by Dirk Kempthorne, the Interior secretary under then-President George W. Bush, amid the alarming loss of summer s...


Michael Chamberlain, Father of Baby Killed by Dingo, Dies

Lindy and Michael Chamberlain, both Seventh-day Adventists, were wrongly convicted of the death of their nine-week-old daughter Azaria after the baby vanished f...


'Don't tip black people': United States waitress left racist note on receipt

The incident happened Saturday morning at Anita's, a New Mexican style eatery with several locations in the northern Virginia area. "It was just total sho...


Wayne Brady joins the cast of Chicago's 'Hamilton' as Aaron Burr

The Grammy nominee and former Whose Line is it Anyway? star took to Twitter to share the news with his fans. The news comes after it was announced that Josh...


Top US Diplomat to Attend JCPOA Joint Commission Meeting in Vienna

The Associated Press also points out that Iran has not said what it will do with the uranium, opting either to store it or turn it into low-enriched uranium, ...


Twin blasts near parliament buildings in Afghan capital

The spokesperson said the bombers targeted the Afghan spy agency's "5th Directorate minibus and gathered hirelings in the Darul Aman area". Officials said the c...


Venezuela's opposition tries again to unseat Maduro

The pay increase will see the monthly minimum wage set at 40,000 bolivars: around $60 according to the official exchange rate or $12 on the black market. Hyperi...


Schumer urges GOP to set fair hearing schedule for Cabinet confirmations

At least five other nominees are expected to have their hearings on Wednesday and Thursday. Get the necessary information, hold the hearings, then vote. Democra...


Washington sanctioned a close friend of Putin and Alexander Litvinenko's alleged assassins

The sanctions were part of the so-called Magnitsky Act , the list of personal sanctions imposed by the United States on several dozen Russian citizens allege...


Assange slams 'so-called intelligence report' on Russian hacking

From inside London's Ecuadorian embassy - where he has sought asylum for the past five years - Assange gave a live-streamed press conference responding to the...


Dylann Roof receives death penalty from federal jury

And sometimes that's because they've been misled and sometimes it isn't. Previously, Roof had clashed with his court-appointed attorneys who wanted to introduce...