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Rahaf Mohammed: 18-Year-Old Saudi Teen Says Fleeing and Seeking Asylum

TORONTO, Canada - Rahaf Mohammed, an 18-year-old Saudi teenager who fled from her family and sought refuge in Canada states ...


Newmont Mining to buy Goldcorp in deal worth $10 billion

COLORADO, U.S. - In what has become the second high-profile merger in the mining industry in less than 12 months, ...


Canada to extradite two accused in honour killing case to India

Ottawa [Canada], Jan 17 (ANI): Malkit Sidhu, the mother of Jaswinder Sidhu, a victim of honour killing, and her uncle ...


Canadian Kidnapped in Northern Burkina Faso

OUAGADOUGOU A Canadian national was kidnapped in an area of Burkina Faso that the government has warned is under growing ...


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ISIS suicide bombing targets U.S. soldiers in Syria's Manbij

DAMASCUS, Syria - The Islamic State militant group has claimed a deadly suicide bombing that targeted the U.S.-led coalition troops ...

U.S., U.K. lead first joint naval drills in the South China Sea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - As part of Washington's pressure campaign against China's militarization of the man-made islands it has constructed in ...

William Barr asserts independence in confirmation hearing

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a heated confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, the U.S. President Donald Trump's ...

May faces pressure from those seeking her resignation

LONDON, U.K. - The U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May suffered a crushing defeat in the Parliament on Tuesday, after British ...

Citizenship question in 2020 census invalidate by federal judge

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a ruling that came as a setback for the U.S. President Donald Trump, a federal ...

Protest Turns Violent Amidst Rising Petrol Prices in Zimbabwe

HARARE, Zimbabwe - Because of a government-induced rise in fuel prices, protesters in Zimbabwe have taken to the streets to ...

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Newmont Mining to buy Goldcorp in deal worth $10 billion

COLORADO, U.S. - In what has become the second high-profile merger in the mining industry in less than 12 months, ...

Canada to extradite two accused in honour killing case to India

Ottawa [Canada], Jan 17 (ANI): Malkit Sidhu, the mother of Jaswinder Sidhu, a victim of honour killing, and her uncle ...

Kremlin Dismisses 'Stupid' Notion That Trump Is A Russian Agent

Top Russian officials have dismissed allegations that U.S. President Donald Trump could have worked for Moscow's interests, calling them 'absurd' ...

Ahead Of Visit To Serbia, Putin Blasts West's Role In Balkans

Russian President Vladimir Putin is due to receive a grand welcome as he heads to Belgrade for talks with Serbian ...

Belgrade Court Acquits Suspects In 2008 Attack On U.S. Embassy

A Serbian court has acquitted the suspects in the 2008 arson attack on the U.S. Embassy in Belgrade. The Appeals ...

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Warner bats right-handed to smash Gayle for boundaries

Dubai [UAE], Jan 17 (ANI): Southpaw Australian batsman David Warner batted in right-hand stance to smash West Indies cricketer Chris ...


Gibson must lead Proteas to CWC glory to keep job

Cape Town - As things currently stand, Proteas coach Ottis Gibson needs to lead the team to Cricket World Cup ...


Injured Warner to make early BPL exit

Melbourne [Australia], Jan 17 (ANI): Australian cricketer David Warner will make an early exit from the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League ...


Australian Open: Naomi Osaka continues her dominant run

Melbourne [Australia], Jan 17 (ANI): Reigning US Open champion Naomi Osaka on Thursday defeated Tamara Zidansek of Slovenia to enter ...


ICC opens online portal for public screening requests of 2019 WC

Dubai [UAE], Jan 17 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday opened an online portal for parties interested in ...


Russia ready to work with US to save INF treaty

Moscow [Russia], Jan 17 (ANI): Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Wednesday said that Moscow is ready to work with ...


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