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Feb 16 2018

Russian Federation plane downed by iced instruments

The country's health minister said recovery of all of the victims' remains could take up to a week. The Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations also published a list...

Feb 16 2018

More Israelis believe police than PM Netanyahu: polls

Police said in a statement that Netanyahu had accepted gifts valued at 750,000 shekels ($214,000) from billionaire film producer Arnon Milchan, and in exchange Netanyahu ...

Feb 16 2018

YouTube Accused of Censorship After Coming Under Russian Pressure

In Russia , YouTube and Instagram were under the threat of blocking due to a conflict blogger Nasty Fish, and the Russian businessman Oleg Deripaska . Navalny claims ...

Feb 15 2018

Iraq's reconstruction will cost $88.2 billion, planning ministry says

He said there were preliminary indications that some states would do so. Non-profit organisations have already pledged more than $330 million to reconstruction progra...

Feb 15 2018

Funeral prayers of Asma Jahangir offered

Salman Sufi, director-general of Strategic Reforms Unit of the Punjab Government, hailed Jahangir for her "undeniably crucial" role in establishing the Punjab Women Pro...

Feb 15 2018

Trump extends condolences to Putin over plane crash near Moscow

Under the Oslo deals signed between Israel and Palestine in the 1990s, the PA is obliged to share intelligence with Israel about any armed resistance to the Israeli occ...

Feb 14 2018

Prince Henrik of Denmark dies

Then it was revealed last week that Prince Henrik was diagnosed with a benign tumour and he was already battling with dementia. The royal was treated at the Rigshospitale...

Feb 14 2018

Judge rules against Trump in case over immigration program

Pressing Democrats to accept an immigration plan along the lines of one endorsed by President Donald Trump, GOP Senators unveiled the details of their plan to address the...

Feb 14 2018

NY bomber Ahmad Khan Rahimi sentenced to life in prison

The convicted terrorist who planted a pressure-cooker bomb in New York City that injured 30 people was sentenced to several lifetimes in prison on Tuesday, Feb. "She ...

Feb 14 2018

The downing of the Israeli jet: towards a 'Third Lebanon War?'

During the attack, Syrian air defense managed to shoot down an Israeli aircraft, also for the first time. Russian Federation apparently intervened to prevent additional...

Feb 14 2018

Trump Budget Aims to Cut SNAP Benefits

The Trump Administration said the food stamp changes could also be a good economic boost for farmers who provide food for the proposed boxes. The Trump administ...

Feb 14 2018

Omarosa has been sharing some juicy details on the Trump White House

Manigault-Newman also commented on the White House's plans for DACA. "He is extreme. he thinks Jesus tells him to say things". In an attempt to appeal to the Preside...

Feb 12 2018

South Africa's Ramaphosa: ANC Working to Resolve Fate of Zuma

After missing out on becoming Nelson Mandela's deputy when the anti-apartheid icon swept to power in 1994, Ramaphosa withdrew from politics, switching focus to business. ...

Feb 12 2018

Egyptian army 'kills 16 militants' in Sinai operation

He said in a second statement the air force had targeted militant hideouts in north and central Sinai, while the navy tightened its maritime control to cut off supply lin...

Feb 12 2018

Senate votes to reopen government, passes budget deal

That's the situation facing legislators, who will reconvene and work through the night in hopes of hammering out a compromise on a funding deal. The funding and budget...

Feb 12 2018

Donald Trump Lashes Out at #MeToo Movement ... People Deserve Due Process

Trump just tweeted , "Peoples lives are being shattered and destroyed by a mere allegation ". In the tweet on Saturday, Trump wrote that "some [allegations] are tru...

Feb 12 2018

Condolences pour in for Asma Jehangir on Twitter

She was critical of the Supreme Court for "judicial activism" and also criticised the apex court for disqualifying Nawaz Sharif from the office of prime minister in July ...

Feb 11 2018

Olympics: Sweden's Kalla wins 1st gold medal of Pyeongchang Games

She moved clear of Russian Raisa Smetanina and Italian Stefania Belmonndo, who also had 10 cross country medals to their name. Kalla broke free from the pack at around ...

Feb 11 2018

Zuma's speech postponed amid South Africa power struggle

On Tuesday, the parliament chose to suspend Zuma's state of the nation address amid growing calls for the country's president to leave office. His premature departure -...

Feb 11 2018

Terrorists attack army camp in Jammu and Kashmir

In the initial attack, Subedar Madan Lal Chowdhry, his daughter, Neha, and Lance Naik Bahadur Singh were injured. Jammu's regional police chief S D Singh said the a...