Monday, 20 November, 2017
Japan PM Abe orders breakup of parliament, snap election next month

Japan PM Abe orders breakup of parliament, snap election next month

The 475-seat House of Representatives will be dissolved Thursday, Abe announced, and campaigns to re...

Corbyn defends preparation for possible run on pound after Labour takes office

And at the annual conference in Brighton on Monday McDonnell said: "We have already pledged that...

Backed Syrian Militia Say Russian Planes Bombed Their Positions

Lavrov said any action by the USA -backed SDF forces that would "make it difficult" for Assad's troo...

United Nations medics: Widespread evidence of sexual violence against Rohingya refugees

They said the implementation of promises by Suu Kyi to address the crisis, including that perpetrato...

It faced protests Monday night by seething relatives of those still inside the biggest search site, ...

After years of worldwide attention, Saudi Arabia has reversed its longstanding prohibition on wome...

The Karangasem regency, located closest to Mount Agung , is housing the largest number of evacuees...

Tourists spots are still operating normally, although officials have roped off a seven-mile exclusio...

Most of the nations affected by the ban were part of an original travel ban on Muslim countries th...

But hours after the statement was published on Friday Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho spoke to repor...

These are the toughest sanctions we've seen so far against Kim Jong Un . Kim also called the pres...

Both officers were shot in the arm and suffered non-life threatening injuries. Currenty the fire and...

Hurricane Maria weakened slightly as it continued on its northward path towards the East Coast of t...

One gunshot victim and the man who was pistol-whipped were taken to Skyline Medical Center for treat...

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson declined to say how exactly the US might act if North Korea drops...

Given Kim's record of putting political rivals and dissenters to death, including members of his o...

But he is willing to hear out suggestions about how that aspect of the bill could be constricted. ...

Sen. Rand Paul , R-Ky., walks to the Senate chamber for a vote, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesda...

Kim Dong-yub, a former South Korean military official who is now an analyst at Seoul's Institute fo...

Most of the audience loved Jai character and it has become a talk of the town amongst the audience. ...

Transport for London (TfL) says the ride-booking app was not "fit and proper to hold a private hir...

Thomas, Simpson and Casey lead by one stroke from a group of four including American Patrick Reed, w...

Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov called for a cooling of "hotheads" on the North Korean nuclea...

Turkey, which has developed close commercial and political ties with the region, especially in the a...

With such a range, the missile would be easily capable of reaching Israel and Saudi Arabia. The ...

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