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Category: World News

South Sudan says no neighboring countries in regional force

South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir, left, takes members of the UN Security Council, including US Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power, right, on a tour...

Philippines President Regrets His Remarks After White House Cancels Meeting With Obama

Speaking to reporters here, he said, “I do not want to quarrel with the most powerful country on the planet”, but immediately took his typical combative approach by...

Obama, Putin fail to agree on Syria at G20 Summit sideline meeting

The G-20 meeting comes at a time when China – the world’s largest steel producer – is facing calls from the European Union and the United States to reduce its...

Uzbekistan President Islam Karimov no more

Karimov, who had served as president of the newly independent republic since 1991, suffered a brain hemorrhage on Saturday. ‘If they fail to agree on a compromise,...

Pakistan spreading terror, PM Modi tells G20

I urge the worldwide community to act in unity and respond against terrorism”, PM Modi said. The PM also made what officials described as “a strong intervention”...

Brock Turner: Protesters with guns await former Stanford swimmer after jail release

The judge who handed the sentence to Turner that many considered light, is facing a recall effort. The Los Angeles Times reported that former Stanford University student...

Hunt on for trio over Davao blast

The attack rattled the normally peaceful home city of Duterte, who typically spends his weekends there, some 980 kilometers away from the capital Manila. Senior...

ASTI to hold two separate ballots on industrial action

The union represents 18,000 teachers – more than half of all second-level teachers. Members are now voting on whether they will withdraw from supervision and...

Muller double helps Germany get off to winning start in Norway

Germany continued their impressive record against Norway with a 3-0 win in Sunday’s 2018 World Cup qualifier in Ullevaal. Muller then turned provider for Joshua...

Tim Cook on European Union tax ruling: ‘It is total political crap’

“I have been concerned that it reflected an attempt to reach into the US tax base to tax income that ought to be taxed in the United States”, Lew said in response to...