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Congress demands LEMOA agreement contents be made public

The two sides also discussed cooperation on capabilities to augment India's capacity for maritime domain awareness (MDA). The government needs to come clean on ...


Odisha becomes 16th state to ratify GST Bill

Keen to ensure smooth implementation of GST in April 2017, the empowered group of state finance ministers will meet industry chambers on Tuesday. The Constitu...


Hawaii hit by strong rain, surf as tropical storm brushes by

The specific impacts in terms of wind, rain and storm surge remain to be seen given the storm's uncertain path. "The state is monitoring the storms and standing...


Kim Jong Un Attends Celebration of N. Korea Youth League

In a press statement issued late yesterday evening, the Council also strongly condemned the DPRKs ballistic missile launches conducted on 2 August and 18 July, ...


David Warner slams Sri Lankan pitches after ODI series win

Angelo Mathews limped off with a calf injury while batting. De Silva was the lone batsman for Sri Lankan who crossed the 50-run mark and scored 76 off 87 ball...


Rousseff appears at Brazil impeachment trial

Senators from her Workers' Party stood up and applauded once she had finished, while her opponents sat in their seats stony-faced, the BBC reported. The drama...


No injuries as Gaza rocket crashes into centre of Israeli city

Meanwhile, a senior United Nations official on Saturday expressed a deep concern about the deteriorating health of a Palestinian detainee on hunger strike for m...


France's Hollande: EU-US trade deal won't happen this year

Paris: France said Tuesday it will call on the European Commission to suspend negotiations on a massive trade deal between the European Union and the United St...


Barrel bomb attack in Aleppo kills at least 15

At least 25 people have been killed as Turkey continues to target Kurdish-held areas in Syria, near the border city of Jarablus. It is the first reported Turkis...


Los Angeles airport back to normal after panic-filled night

As police tried Monday to sort out the cause of the disruption, experts said the incident - the second of its kind at a major USA airport in two weeks - highlig...


More than half of Clinton Foundation donors met Hillary

Bill Clinton said changes at the foundation are needed if Hillary Clinton becomes president that weren't necessary when she led the State Department. An inves...


At least 10 dead as typhoon batters Japan

The authorities also plan the evacuation of over 5,000 people from the Aomori Prefecture and another almost 1,900 in Miyagi Prefecture, Kyodo news agency writes...


Pro-Corbyn union leader threatens legal action over Labour suspension

Meanwhile, a number of other Labour party members said they had also been suspended today. Mr Corbyn was photographed in a seat on a Virgin service from Londo...


India, Myanmar agree to jointly combat terrorism, insurgent activity in region

Htin Kyaw is coming to India at the invitation of President Pranab Mukherjee. Modi and Kyaw signed four major deals including one for the construction of as m...


United States envoy urges cooperation between Turkish and Kurdish forces against ISIS

The Pentagon, which sees the YPG militia as an important strategic part of the USA -led anti-IS coalition, says US forces were not involved any clashes betwee...


France restaurant refuses to serve Muslim women

Owner of the restaurant: Racists like me don't kill good people. Muslims must be "committed to a total defense of the Republic in the face of terrorism, in th...


Italy rescues around 1100 migrants in Mediterranean

Spanish and Italian naval ships, along with vessels from non-government groups, are rescuing thousands of migrants off the Libyan coast. Medecins Sans Frontie...


Bomber kills at least 60 at Yemen recruitment center

This is the highest death toll in any attack that happened in Aden before", Hakim al-Masmari, editor-in-chief of Yemen Post newspaper, told Al Jazeera. Howeve...


Brussels on alert after bombing

Several attackers entered the site of the institute by auto around 2 a.m. and went into the wing of the building where the laboratories are located, prosecutors...


Twitter trolls John Kerry after he gets stuck in Delhi traffic

In each session, he made the point that Bangladesh must deal with the roots of the attacks, the most recent of which killed 20 people, including 17 foreigners, ...


U.S. has reached 10000th Syrian refugee, White House says

The refugee resettlement program has become a contested issue during the 2016 presidential race, with Republican candidate Donald Trump calling it a "Trojan hor...


Flood volunteer bus hits fire truck; 2 dead, dozens hurt

John the Baptist Parish district fire chief. The bus, filled with volunteers to help residents recover from massive flooding in Louisiana earlier this month, ...


Two Syrian boys sob for killed brother in heartbreaking footage

There was a discrepancy in the number of children reported killed in the airstrike in the rebel-held Bab al-Nayrab neighborhood. In it, the boys hug each other ...


State Police: Bus driver in the USA illegally

Mack was released after treatment for minor injuries, according to the fire department. Criminal charges are pending against Rodriguez, who has no driver's li...


Dozens arrested, hurt at London's Notting Hill Carnival

Annuar Aziz, a businessman from Malaysia, was on holiday with his wife and four young children and stumbled across the event by accident. "We didn't even know...


Illinois redistricting referendum won't appear on ballot

The Illinois State Board of Elections certified the November ballot Friday without the redistricting referendum, but it could be added back through a court orde...


Syria and Islamic State blamed for chemical attacks

Today, the United Nations and the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) announced the results of a year-long expert, independent, and neut...


25 injured in fresh clashes in Kashmir, death toll rises to 68

Mehbooba had strongly defended security forces action on Thursday during a press conference and had said "People came on streets, we imposed curfew". Constabl...


Train operator challenges Corbyn over lack of seating

The journey was on an East Coast Mainline service from Kings Cross - a franchise that went from public ownership to Virgin Trains previous year. Today though,...


Israel uncovers illegal Palestinian weapons-making network

The Palestinians, along with the worldwide community, oppose all settlement construction in the West Bank and east Jerusalem, territories they seek for a future...


Many donors to Clinton Foundation met with her at State

From the context of the emails quoted by Judicial Watch, it is obvious that Clinton was initially reluctant to meet with the crown prince on a particular day on...


Kurdish militants fire rocket at civilian airport in Turkey

The missiles also struck wasteland near the airport, but there was no immediate claim of responsibility. According to Diyarbakir governor Huseyin Aksoy, there...


Trump attempts to charm minority voters ahead of Clinton speech

On Wednesday, Trump suggested he would allow exceptions to let some undocumented immigrants to stay in the United States, vowing he wouldn't grant them citizens...


Biden calls on Turkey to be patient in Gulen case

He promised that Washington would work closely with the Turkish government on the case. "None", he said. "But we need to meet the legal standard requirement und...


United States men once again grab gold in hoops

Nemanja Nedovic paced Serbia with 14 points. Sunday's 96-66 victory capped off the most successful coaching career in men's Olympic basketball history, wit...