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South Korea urged to invest more in Philippines

He also has high hopes for fostering ties between his nation and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), which the Philippines is chairing this ye...


Joe Biden Would Beat President Trump in 2020, a New Poll Says

The poll surveyed 1,993 registered voters . Among white voters, Biden stood at 41 percent and Trump at 40. Biden has a 9-point lead over Trump in the poten...


Federal appeals court allows Trump's third travel ban to partially take effect

The United States is going to be very strict with this rule . The judges said that the government could implement the ban, except on "foreign nationals who...


Husband of Briton Zaghari-Ratcliffe jailed in Iran meets Johnson

She has been in Tehran's notorious Evin Prison since then and her husband has accused Mr Johnson of possibly increasing her sentence by five years after he told...


Volunteers pack boxes for annual Operation Christmas Child

Through Monday, volunteers at the local church will accept gift-filled shoeboxes and prepare them to deliver to children in need overseas for the yearly Operat...


Scotland to become first country with minimum price for alcohol sales

We'll be working with the Scottish government and our customers over the coming months to support the successful introduction of minimum unit pricing. With alco...


Google doodles on Cornelia Sorabji's 151st birth anniversary

Her efforts bore fruit in 1924 when the legal profession was opened to women in India. Later, she became the legal advisor to the colonial government of Ind...


North Korea "Sentences Trump To Death" For Insulting Kim Jong

As President Trump's 12-day tour of Asia came to a close, it was unclear what tangible progress he made toward deescalating U.S. It went on to say: "He should k...


Tillerson: Individual sanctions more likely for Myanmar

US President Donald J. Trump did not publicly take Duterte to task for the drug crackdown and avoided questions about whether he'd raise human-rights concerns w...


Sri Sri Ravi Shankar meets Yogi Adityanath to discuss Ayodhya issue

Mr. Ravi Shankar is scheduled to visit Ayodhya on Thursday to meet the stakeholders in the legal dispute of the Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi case. Welcoming...


Telegraph accused of 'bullying' Tory rebel MPs after labelling them Brexit 'mutineers'

The Telegraph is engaging in a " blatant piece of bullying " for publishing the names of Tory Brexit "mutineers", Conservative MP Anna Soubry says. Rebel Con...


State Duma passes amendment on media classified as "foreign agents"

Russia's lower house of parliament, the State Duma, passed in the third and final reading a law on designating media outlets as foreign agents if they receiv...


Democratic Sen. Feinstein says judicial nominee has conflict

Mr. Trump nominated Mr. Talley in September to the Federal District Court based in Montgomery, Ala. Question 24 of the disclosure form asks nominees to "ident...


Shooting reported at Northern California elementary school

Enloe Medical Center said it had four patients from the shooting - one adult and three children. Johnston said he was told the suspected shooter was kille...


Keurig CEO Apologizes For Mishandling Decision To Pull Ads From 'Hannity'

Fox News host Sean Hannity poses for photographs on the set of his show, in NY on October 28, 2014. "With the allegations against Judge Moore, none of us kno...


YouTube Partners With Ticketmaster To Bring Concert Tickets To Music Videos

Starting today, YouTube is rolling out a new system that integrates upcoming US tour dates right into music video landing pages via Ticketmaster's databas...


Zimbabwe military denies coup, says President Mugabe safe

Three explosions were heard in Zimbabwe's capital Harare on Wednesday as military vehicles were seen in streets. The Zimbabwean ambassador to South Africa, ...


Turnbull cops a battering over same-sex marriage

Labor Senator Penny Wong and Greens leader Richard Di Natale both rose to respond to Senator Brandis' suggestion of new amendments, asserting that the bill p...


Rohingya Flee Myanmar, Only to be Exploited in Bangladesh

The report has been widely criticized by several human rights groups in the region. Once they start the job, they usually find that they are not paid what was...


Sharif challenges accountability court's decision

Nawaz Sharif stated that he has to look after his ailing wife Kulsoom Nawaz in London; therefore, he should be granted the leniency for one week. On November ...