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Sep 06 2016

South Sudan puts sharp limits on new peacekeeping force

Lomoro said the UN Security Council and the South Sudanese government agreed to work "in a fresh spirit of cooperation to advance the interest of South Sudanese people, p...

Sep 06 2016

Hermine's East Coast Journey

NEWS BRIEF Millions of people are under weather advisories in some parts of the East Coast as Hermine continues make its way north, but the storm is not expected to ma...

Sep 06 2016

How AP rates the presidential race and the Road to 270

Clinton also has multiple paths to the 270 electoral votes needed to win in November - so many that she could lose OH and Florida and still become America's first female ...

Sep 06 2016

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

President Barack Obama says he has asked his staff to assess whether it would be productive for him to meet with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte. Mr Abe has vocally ...

Sep 06 2016

Chicago police: 90 homicides in August, 472 shooting victims

One of the victims was Nykea Aldridge, a 32-year-old mother of four who was pushing a baby stroller in South Side Parkway Gardens when she was hit in the head by a stray ...

Sep 06 2016

Pence on Clinton: 'Most Dishonest Since Richard Nixon'

Trump hasn't released his medical records, his tax returns, has fought to have the release of his video depositions blocked. That agency has said Trump is free to release...

Sep 06 2016

Kabul: Twin bombings near Afghanistan's Defense Ministry kill at least five

Taliban have regrouped since the death of former leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour earlier in the year and are reported to be now in control of some areas in Afghanistan . "W...

Sep 06 2016

Christian Democrats come third in Merkel's home constituency

A deep-dive into the final result reveals the Social Democrats, who came out top, actually lost a higher share of support than Merkel's party, as did left wing Die Linke....

Sep 06 2016

SE Turkey: Nearly 100 PKK militants reported killed or injured

The government has previously estimated some 6,000 buildings have been destroyed in security operations, and put the cost of replacing them at 1 billion lira ($345 millio...

Sep 06 2016

ANCWL will defend ANC at Luthuli House

They also lashed out at former National Press Club chair Jose Charle, whom they claimed was anti-revolutionary for assisting people who did not belong to their movement t...

Sep 05 2016

Aides confirm ex South Sudanese vice president Machar has left the country

JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — South Sudan's government has recruited child soldiers in the past week to prepare for a renewed conflict, according to an internal United Nati...

Sep 05 2016

You are here! Home > LatestNews > Modi meets with Vietnam PM

The President thanked the government and people of India for consistent support for the socio-economic development of Vietnam. It has been keen on India undertaking oil e...

Sep 05 2016

Sidhu to float new political outfit, AAP taken aback

The formal announcement of new political front will be done on September 9. Chhotepur and his supporters - HS Kingra and six of AAP's zonal heads - will also join the fro...

Sep 05 2016

US, Russia close on Syria deal, but Obama says not there yet

The package would include provisions so aid can reach besieged areas of Syria and measures to prevent Syrian President Bashar Assad's government from bombing areas where ...

Sep 05 2016

Swimmer's sex assault sentence spurs debate over prison plan

The release of former Stanford swimmer Brock Turner following three months in jail for his conviction on sexual assault charges has allowed the public its first look ...

Sep 05 2016

China parliament ratifies Paris climate change agreement

The ceremony opened what is likely Obama's valedictory tour in Asia. China and the USA together produce 38 percent. "Very rightly and in a timely manner, the Chinese ...

Sep 05 2016

Turkish-backed rebels advance amid airstrikes, killing 35

The Jarablus Military Council group, which is allied to the SDF, said a Turkish air strike in the village of al-Amarna caused civilian casualties and called it "a risky e...

Sep 05 2016

Zimbabwe riot police fire teargas and water cannon at protesters

They have also beaten up people wearing red T-shirts, the colour of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change party (MDC), a BBC reporter at the scene says. "Citizens...

Sep 05 2016

Two California officers wounded in shooting at Fresno County Jail

ABC-30 reported that a suspect is in custody. Fresno County Sheriff Margaret Mims said Vang acted erratically when confronted by staff and did not cooperate with office...

Sep 05 2016

New Emails Suggest Pay-for-Play At Clinton's State Department

Abedin at times held overlapping jobs with the State Department, Teneo, and the Clinton Foundation , an arrangement that Judicial Watch has questioned through a Freedo...