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Opposition to development of autonomous weapons growing

More than 60% of people around the world oppose the development of autonomous weapons that could select and kill targets ...

Trump: Maduro government illegitimate, names his own interim president

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump, in a shock move, has formally recognized the head of the Venezuela National ...

Trump says he will honor invitation by Pelosi to address nation

  WASHINGTO DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has swept aside security concerns about the upcoming State of the Union ...

Syrian government wants UN to rein Israel in

DAMASCUS, Syria - Just as the Syrian War is at a dying stage, Israel has stepped up its engagement prolonging ...

New Israeli airport named after astronaut Ilan Ramon

RAMON, Israel - The long-awaited new international airport in the south of Israel opened on Monday. Costing $455 million, the ...

Taliban launches assault on Afghan military base after day-long attack

KABUL, Afghanistan - Taliban insurgents launched a series of attacks across Afghanistan over the weekend, killing more than 50 people ...

U.S. airstrikes kill dozens of Al Shabaab militants in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - An extremist attack at a luxury hotel complex in Kenya's Nairobi last week was claimed by the ...

WhatsApp messenger limits forwards in a bid to crackdown on rumors

  CALIFORNIA, U.S. - The Facebook owned popular messaging service, WhatsApp has revealed plans to fight misinformation and rumors through ...

Global inequality soars: Shocking gap between rich and poor revealed

  LONDON, U.K. - The shocking gap between the rich and poor across the world was revealed in a new ...

U.S. president and vice president pay tribute to Martin Luther King

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump made an unscheduled visit to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial in Washington on Monday, ...

Israel to shut down Palestinian schools in East Jerusalem

JERUSALEM - Israel has announced it will close all UNRWA schools in East Jerusalem and replace them with Israeli-run schools. ...

Press TV Anchor Comes Out of Jail, Calls for Continued Protest at US

The US-born anchorwoman Marzieh Hashemi was released from US jail after 10 days of detention, and called for continued protest ...

Former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych Convicted Of Treason

A court in Kyiv has found former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych guilty of treason. Prosecutors in Kyiv were seeking life ...

Johan Botha retires from all forms of cricket

Dubai [UAE], Jan 24 (ANI): South Africa all-rounder Johan Botha announced retirement from all forms of cricket with immediate effect. ...

Central African Republic war crimes suspect sent to court

A war crimes suspect who is also head of Central African Republic's soccer federation has been sent to the International ...

Pakistan captain Sarfraz sorry for Phehlukwayo 'black guy' comment

Johannesburg - Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed apologised on Wednesday following a controversial comment aimed at South Africa's Andile Phehlukwayo which ...

Showdown in Venezuela as US backs Maduro rival's power claim

Venezuelans headed into uncharted political waters on Thursday, with the young leader of a newly united and combative opposition claiming ...

Russia Slams U.S. Backing For Venezuela Opposition Leader

U.S. President Donald Trump has said he recognizes Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido as interim president, leading the South American ...

Dia Mirza felicitates winners at India Achievers Awards - 2019

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Jan 24 (BusinessWire India): India Achievers Awards, 2019, conceived and initiated by Blindwink is aimed at eulogising ...

Sarfaraz Ahmed apologises for racial comments against Proteas batsman

New Delhi [India], Jan 24 (ANI): Pakistan captain Sarfaraz Ahmed apologised for making racial remarks at South African batsman Andile ...

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Associated Press journalist died in hostilities he was covering

TRIPOLI, Libya - The Associated Press has paid tribute to its photoghrapher Mohamed Ben Khalifa, who was killed in clashes ...

Opposition to development of autonomous weapons growing

More than 60% of people around the world oppose the development of autonomous weapons that could select and kill targets ...

Trump: Maduro government illegitimate, names his own interim president

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump, in a shock move, has formally recognized the head of the Venezuela National ...

Trump says he will honor invitation by Pelosi to address nation

  WASHINGTO DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has swept aside security concerns about the upcoming State of the Union ...

Syrian government wants UN to rein Israel in

DAMASCUS, Syria - Just as the Syrian War is at a dying stage, Israel has stepped up its engagement prolonging ...

New Israeli airport named after astronaut Ilan Ramon

RAMON, Israel - The long-awaited new international airport in the south of Israel opened on Monday. Costing $455 million, the ...

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