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Hamas, Fatah Ink Deal on Palestinian Reconciliation

Bennet will demand the cancellation of all agreements signed with the Palestinian Authority, including the abolition of the construction of a new residential ne...


White House chief Kelly: 'Not quitting' - or trying to control Trump

There have been reports that Kelly is unhappy in the job as Trump's legislative agenda stalls and the president continues to picks fights with everyone from...


Panama Papers case: Pak court defers indictment of Nawaz Sharif

An anti-corruption court today adjourned the indictment of Pakistan's ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif , his daughter and son-in-law in the Panama Papers c...


Gauri Lankesh murder: SIT releases sketches of three suspects

Two of the sketches were the same person made based on different descriptions by people who claimed to see the suspect. Gauri was gunned down by the assailant...


Sen. Collins to remain in US Senate

There has been speculation for months on whether she would leave the Senate to run for the Blaine House. Independents are a powerful force in ME politics, wit...


United States drops bombshell auto parts demands at NAFTA talks

The Trump administration says the clause, causing NAFTA to expire every five years unless all three countries agree it should continue, is to ensure the pact st...


Again?! Owner of 'Breaking Bad' Home Builds Wall to Prevent Pizza Tossers

Still, even though construction is going on, fans are still trying to get around it just to take pictures with the home or, in some cases, throw a pizza on th...


Wenger Congratulates George Weah as President Elect

There were 20 candidates in the election and one person needs to receive more than 50% of the votes in order to be declared the victor. Mr Weah was among 20 p...


Iran FM briefs parliament on Trump's threat to nuclear deal

Recently, Washington based European envoys, including EU Ambassador met with top senators to convince about the repercussions of withdrawing from the Iranian nu...


Hamas must disarm, recognise Israel under Palestinian unity deal

Hamas and Fatah agreed in 2014 to form a national reconciliation government, but the deal soon dissipated in mutual recriminations with Hamas continuing to...


Alibaba to invest Dollars 15 billion in a global research program

HANGZHOU-Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. says it will almost triple spending on research and development, to more than $15 billion ove...


NASA eyes the Development of Tropical Storm Ophelia

At 5 a.m., the center of the storm was about 784 miles southwest of the Azores. At 5 pm Wednesday afternoon, Ophelia was upgraded to a category 1 hurricane....


Republicans to Trump and Corker: Please just stop

Both Trump and Corker entered politics after careers as business executives, both in real estate and construction, and their shared backgrounds gave them a leve...


United States flies strategic bombers over Korean peninsula

Defense officials refused to comment Wednesday. The hackers broke into the computer networks of South Korea's defense ministry previous year and pilfered cl...


Sylvester Stallone set to direct Michael B. Jordan in 'Creed 2'

Sylvester Stallone and Michael B. Jordan are both expected to return for the sequel, as well as Dolph Lundgren as Drago. Creed followed the life and care...


Pilots killed after Russian jet rolls of runway in Syria's Hmeymim

A Russian military jet crashed on Tuesday while taking off Syria's Hmeimim base, Russian news agencies said. The crew aboard the two-seater aircraft was unable ...


Raila Odinga ordered by court to declare participation in election

Al Jazeera's Mohammed Adow, who has covered Kenya extensively, says Odinga has taken the decision perhaps in the hope that people are going to listen to h...


Gen. Mattis Says US Military Should 'Be Ready' Amid North Korea Tensions

In recent days US President Donald Trump has suggested he is considering taking military action after lambasting 25 years of diplomacy that "didn't work". But...


Saudi Ambassador Welcomes the Formal Notification for Proposed Missile Defense Sale

The approval has now opened the way for Saudi Arabia's purchasing of the 44 Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) launchers and 360 missiles, as well as...


Heavy rains lash Kolkata, nearby districts, more forecast

As per police sources, a portion of a wall of an old, dilapidated building in ward number 74 of Kolkata Municipal Corporation in Alipore police station area c...