Sat, 23 Mar 2019

Top Pakistani Cleric Survives Assassination Bid

ISLAMABAD - A prominent Islamic scholar in Pakistan survived an assassination attempt Friday that killed his two security guards and ...

Pence Calls for Roberto Marrero Release in Venezuela

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has said the United States 'will not tolerate' the continued detention of Roberto Marrero, chief ...

EU Position On Golan Heights 'Unchanged' Despite Trump Comment

European Council President Donald Tusk has said the EU is holding its line on the Golan Heights despite U.S. President ...

Iran Strongly Condemns Trump's Decision on Occupied Golan

Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman has strongly condemned US President Donald Trumps decision to recognize Syrias Golan Heights as Israeli territory. ...

Iraqi Protesters Block President's Pathway Over Ferry Sinking

MOSUL, IRAQ - Iraqi residents of the northern city of Mosul, angry over the sinking of a ferry in the ...

Indian Forces Kill 7 Militants in Kashmir as Crackdown Deepens

SRINAGAR, INDIA - Indian security forces on Friday killed seven militants who they said belonged to Pakistan-based groups during four ...

China's New Silk Road May Hurt Italian Workers, Analysts Say

ROME - Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte will sign up his country Saturday to China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), ...

Relief Aid Reaches Malawi Flood Victims

BLANTYRE, MALAWI - Relief supplies are arriving for thousands of people in southern Malawis Cyclone Idai-affected flood areas, where at ...

Fear of Infectious Disease in Cyclone-Hit Countries Growing

GENEVA - Aid agencies are scrambling to get life-saving aid to hundreds of thousands of survivors of Cyclone Idai in ...

Trump Says He Did Not Know About Kushner's WhatsApp Messaging

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he knew nothing about son-in-law and White House adviser Jared Kushner's use of ...

Clashes With Taliban Kill Two US Soldiers in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD - A joint counter-Taliban operation in northern Afghanistan Friday killed two American service members and an Afghan partner, officials ...

Racist Violence Threat Keeps Charlottesville Schools Closed

Schools in Charlottesville, Virginia, remained closed for a second consecutive day on Friday as police investigated a threat of racist ...

GM Announces Jobs, Electric Vehicle After Trump Criticism

ORION TOWNSHIP, MICH. - Less than a week after a series of critical tweets from the president over an Ohio ...

Pyongyang removes staff from inter-Korean liaison office

Seoul [South Korea] March 22 (ANI): Pyongyang removed staff from an inter-Korean liaison office just weeks after North Korean leader ...

Udhampur: Villagers bid emotional farewell to Rifleman Yash Paul

Udhampur (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Mar 22 (ANI): Villagers and Army men on Friday bid an emotional farewell to Rifleman ...

PM Modi extends greetings to Imran Khan on Pakistan National Day

Islamabad [Pakistan], March 22 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday received greetings from Prime Minister Narendra Modi on ...

One person detained from outside Pakistan High Commission in Delhi

New Delhi [India], March 22 (ANI): One person was detained from outside the High Commission of Pakistan here on Friday, ...

Zuma says nuclear could've solved load shedding

Former president Jacob Zuma, whose administration has been blamed for SA's current power outages, has said the power crisis could ...

Jammu and Kashmir: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch

Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Mar 22 (ANI): Pakistan on Friday violated ceasefire in Poonch district at around 1545 hours ...

The Week In Russia: Do Kremlin Bosses Dream In Kazakh

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Miami - Austria's Sepp Straka took advantage of a depleted field at the Valspar Championship , firing a bogey free ...

Residents Fret About Chemical Plant Fire, Despite Assurances

HOUSTON - Kristin Crump and her two kids put damp cloths over their mouths Thursday for the short walk from ...

Venezuelan Agents Arrest Guaido's Top Aide

Venezuelan opposition leader and self-declared interim president Juan Guaido says intelligence agents working for President Nicolas Maduro have arrested his ...

US Democrats Hail New Zealand's Move on Banning Assault Weapons

WASHINGTON - New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's quick action to ban assault rifles after a horrific mass shooting prompted ...

Desperate Migrant Families Overwhelm US Border Agencies

MCALLEN, TEXAS - A mother cradled a crying toddler as she waited in line with 20 other women to shower. ...

US Forecasters Say Unprecedented Spring Flooding Possible

The stage is set for unprecedented major flooding this spring for most of the nation, U.S. weather officials said Thursday. ...

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