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What Jacinda Ardern thought of Donald Trump's 'short and fat' tweet

In Vietnam, Turnbull told US President Donald Trump and China's president Xi Jinping during a leaders' retreat that their relationship is one of the "single m...


North Korean soldier who defected undergoes 2nd operation

Seoul also expressed reservations about Japan taking part in joint exercises conducted by the U.S., South Korea and Australia off the island of Jeju on Nov...


Myanmar military denies atrocities against Rohingya Muslims

The U.S. continues to weigh renewing sanctions on Myanmar as global frustration over the country's treatment of its ethnic Rohingya minority rises, according to...


Daily Telegraph accused of 'blatant bullying' of Tory Brexit 'mutineers'

But critics warn the European Union withdrawal bill - also known as the repeal bill - represents a power-grab by ministers, while others see the legislation as ...


Russia's Bill Retaliating Against Foreign Media Passes Unanimously

Russian lawmakers on Wednesday amended two laws that could require foreign news outlets to disclose status, report their activities and be subjected to financia...


United Kingdom foreign secretary to meet husband of British woman jailed in Iran

I do apologise, and of course I retract any suggestion that she was there in a professional capacity'. Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe, 38, was arrested in Tehran in Ap...


3 dead, 2 wounded in California school shooting

Johnston told reporters that three weapons - a semi-automatic rifle and two handguns - had been recovered from the scene. Students also were shot and wounde...


CM to decide fate of KPME Bill

Out-patient services in private hospitals across Karnataka was affected on Monday as some 50,000 private doctors went on a strike to protest against an amendmen...


Boeing announces $27bn order from flydubai for 737 MAXs

The plane maker said the new agreement includes a commitment for 175 MAX airplanes, and purchase rights for 50 additional MAXs in a deal that could "sustain ten...


Day Buzzers -- Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD)

It has underperformed by 38.50% the S&P500. Pioneer Investment Management Inc. now owns 3,493,148 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $247,245...


No official meeting with Ravi Shankar : AIMPLB

Amid crucial meeting between spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath here on Wednesday morning, Uttar Pradesh Shia ...


Rodrigo Duterte to Jacinda Ardern: 'You don't have atomic bombs?'

The two leaders witnessed the signing of the Memorandum of Cooperation between the New Zealand Qualifications Authority and the Philippines Commission on Higher...


Zimbabwe's Military Denies Military Takeover

Heavy gunfire and artillery were heard in northern suburbs of the capital, Harare , early on Wednesday. Firstly, we wish to assure the nation that His Excellen...


Yemen rebels say raid destroys airport navigation aids

The Houthis control most of northern Yemen . "The flights will increase gradually in the coming days", the official said, noting Yemenia would resume its fou...


Students react to Texas church shooting

Twenty-six white chairs had been set up inside the church bearing the names or nicknames of each victim painted in gold. These fears have also brought up the to...


Shot North Korean defector suffered massive internal injuries - surgeon

The Unification Ministry said North Korean soldiers also defected across the JSA in 2007 and 1998, but military officials said no shooting occurred during those...


Highly Traded Stock: Callon Petroleum Company (CPE)

The stock decreased 4.78% or $0.56 during the last trading session, reaching $11.16. The hedge fund run by Jeffrey Altman held 3.12 million shares of the consum...


5.4 quake in southeast South Korea causes some minor damage

It's the strongest quake in South Korea since a 5.8-magnitude occurred near the ancient city of Gyeongju, which is close to Pohang, in September 2016, Korea Met...


Hearing of NAB references against former PM Nawaz, family adjourns till Wednesday

Meanwhile, Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz submitted plea seeking exemption from the hearing, owing to the ongoing medical treatment of Kulsoom Nawaz in London. A...


What next for same-sex marriage

In a statement, Abbott said "the parliament should respect the result" but he pointedly noted that both the prime minister and the opposition leader, Bill Shor...