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Iraqi military to take control of Kurdish borders

Against the opposition of Iraq's central government and despite the warning signals from much of the global community, thousands of Iraqi Kurds headed to poll...


Roy Moore wins Alabama Senate GOP primary runoff, CNN projects

In one deleted Tweet , the president said odd "will never let you down!" and in another he said "vote today for 'Big Luther, '" according to media rep...


Nitish greets President Kovind on his birthday

May Almighty bless him with a long and healthy life devoted to the service of our nation. "Ram Nath Kovind ji to convey him Birthday Greetings". On the occasi...


White House: Trump scheduled to make 12-day Asia trip

The joint statement expressed regrets that the government rejected 154 of 257 recommendations "necessary to address serious human rights violations", which were...


Quake in Haiti Proves We Can Do More to Help Puerto Rico

And in the midst of the challenges they face, the Cuban people stepped up their internationalist missions to provide aid to fellow Caribbean nations ravaged by ...


Puerto Rico governor says relief arriving to storm-ravaged rural areas

Donald Trump lashed out at the mayor of Puerto Rico's capital city early on Saturday as the row over his administration's response to Hurricane Maria escal...


Congress terms rescheduling of Gandhi's visit to Amethi as 'murder of democracy'

The administration's decision to seek deferment of Rahul's visit assumes significance as BJP as barely a few days after Congress leader's proposed visit, BJP na...


Rex Tillerson says the United States is in 'direct contact' with North Korea

President Donald Trump on Sunday again mocked North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and said Secretary of State Rex Tillerson should not bother trying to negotiate ...


Tillerson Says US Is Communicating Directly With North Korea

The United States is probing to find out whether North Korea is willing to hold talks on giving up its nuclear weapons, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tille...


United States 'will not rest' until Puerto Ricans are safe

The developments Thursday came after Trump came under sharp criticism for what critics said was a too-slow response to a humanitarian crisis among Puerto Rico's...


'Big decisions' needed on rebuilding Puerto Rico, Donald Trump says

Around 44% of Puerto Ricans lack access to potable drinking water, and utility officials say it may takes months before electricity is restored, allowing clean ...


Non-bailable arrest warrants issued for Sharif children

Former Prime Minster Nawaz Sharif has arrived Islamabad to appear in accountability court for indictment proceedings in three NAB references. However, they we...


Coast Guard report: Captain's errors led to El Faro sinking

But it was also harshly critical of the ship's captain and crew. The report reflected a basic point - that course changes early enough could have easily eva...


Uber Ex-CEO Travis Kalanick Names Directors in Power Play

Uber's board is set to vote on a plan to revamp Uber's corporate governance next week. "The appointments of [former Xerox CEO Ursula Burns] and [former Merril...


Hurricane Center now watching two potential tropical systems

Some large and disorganized clouds are expected to create showers over the northwestern Caribbean Sea northward across western Cuba to the southern Florida peni...


Iran FM: Europe Should Keep Nuclear Deal Intact If US Withdraws

Nikki Haley has been pushing to increase and broaden the inspections conducted by the UN's International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), which is charged with moni...


'Dunkirk' rescue as volcano island of Ambae erupts

Government spokesman Hilaire Bule said the latest scientific information it had received was that the volcano was stable and no longer a threat. Ure said he...


Alleged church shooter left note referencing Charleston shooting

The note apparently cited revenge for the death of nine black churchgoers at the hand of Dylann Roof, who was later convicted and sentenced to death. Emanuel ...


Odisha Guv, CM pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on birth anniversary

Mahatma Gandhi , also known as Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi , was born on October 2, 1869 in Gujarat's Porbandar. Asserting that Gandhi Jayanti was an occasi...


(Update) Verstappen wins in Malaysia; Hamilton second

Hamilton, who suffered a similar championship setback to Vettel a year ago in Malaysia when his engine blew while he was leading, downplayed the Singapore rac...