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Palestinian rivals Fatah and Hamas say progress made in reconciliation deal

Head of Hamas political bureau, Ismail Haniyeh, confirmed at dawn that an agreement was reached between Fatah and Hamas. Palestinian media outlets have said t...


STF: 5 votos a 4 para submeter afastamento de parlamentar ao Legislativo

O magistrado disse que não se pode minimizar o papel do Supremo Tribunal Federal. "O artigo 53 da Constituição protege o integral exercício do mandato parlame...


Trump says Iran deal decision coming 'very shortly'

However, they do not believe he will go beyond that and call for Congress to reinstate nuclear sanctions that were lifted as a result of the deal. "We need to...


Spain sets clock ticking on Catalan independence row

Rajoy, who has refused to rule out invoking article 155 of the Spanish constitution to take control of Catalonia, was quick to seize on the ambiguity of Puigdem...


Aarushi-Hemraj murder case: Allahabad High Court to deliver verdict today

On May 16, 2008 , Aarushi Talwar aged 14 years, was found dead in her bedroom in her Noida residence with her throat slit with surgical precision. Initiall...


'White Widow' British ISIL recruiter 'killed in air strike'

However, it was kept secret on both sides of the Atlantic over fears her 12-year-old son Jojo may have also died in the blast. But it is often impossible to v...


White House Brings on Hogan Gidley as Deputy Press Secretary

In reality, the US ranks 13th among developed nations, and well behind countries such as Norway, Luxembourg and Sweden, according to the Organization for Eco...


US Supreme Court justices question Arab Bank liability in militant attacks

The underlying legal question is whether corporations can be sued under a U.S. law called the Alien Tort Statute, which dates to 1789. Questions from the libe...


Hacker codenamed 'Alf' from Home and Away stole data from defence subcontractor

The prime minister's adviser on cyber security Alastair MacGibbon says there is a range of ways the attacker could have got in, including default passwords. ASD...


Conservatives Unhappy With Trump's Plan for Obamacare

Without insurance, they could be fined. Trump has suggested before that he was eying an executive order that would allow individuals to purchase insurance a...


Netanyahu Announces New Settlement Construction

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu approved building plans for 3,736 new units in Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank on Tuesday, in what activi...


Defiant Trump could derail free trade agreement talks

President Trump welcomed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to the White House Wednesday as round four of NAFTA negotiations are underway on the other side ...


Biden, Pence Campaign for VA Gubernatorial Candidates

Another former president, George W. Bush, has also taken to the campaign trail in the race, supporting Gillespie in several campaign events and fundraisers. T...


United Kingdom draws up North Korea BATTLE PLAN amid fear WW3 starts TODAY

Mattis-who has grown close with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson-has taken every opportunity to emphasize that the USA approach is diplomatically-led, but maint...


Pelicans guard Rondo to miss 4 to 6 weeks after surgery

Rondo, 31, is entering his 11th National Basketball Association season since being selected in the first round of the 2004 draft. There was still a chance that ...


Manhattan DA's office defends handling of Weinstein grope allegation

The audio, obtained by the New Yorker , stems from an NYPD sting back in 2015. Weinstein met Gutierrez, then 22, days earlier at a reception for Radio City M...


Kenya: Search for Survivors on After Kisii Building Collapse

The rescue operation was led by the Red Cross and the Kisii county government disaster management unit. He said 24 people had been hospitalised and that Kenya...


Qualcomm faces $774 million antitrust fine in Taiwan

Qualcomm, in a statement, said it plans to appeal. Qualcomm was hit with a healthy fine of $23.4 billion Taiwan dollars (around $773 million in USD) for reporte...


Russia, China Call For Restraint With Trump On N. Korea

Ri, who had called Trump "mentally deranged" after the United Nations speech, told TASS that North Korea was "winning" and represented "a worthy counterweight...


Yashwant Sinha flays BJP's defence of Jay

He indicated his strong disapproval of the way senior ministers in the Narendra Modi cabinet publicly defended the BJP chief's son and a top government lawye...