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Iran fumes after separatists kill dozens at military parade

AHVAZ, Iran - In one of the deadliest attacks in the country in years, Iran suffered a bloody assault on ...

Rosenstein debunks report on his strategy to topple Trump

WASHINGTON, U.S. - The federal investigation into alleged collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign, in a bid to swing ...

136 dead after ferry sinks in world's largest tropical lake

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - In one of the year's worst disasters, about 136 people were confirmed dead and several ...

Ensure my safety: Kavanaugh accuser willing to testify

WASHINGTON, U.S. - It has been less than a week since 51-year-old research psychologist from northern California, Christine Blasey Ford ...

Kim Jong Un wants second meeting with Trump

SEOUL, South Korea - The South Korean President Moon Jae In, who just concluded his third meeting with the North ...

Ferry in Tanzania capsizes, hundreds feared dead

UKORA, Tanzania - About 42 people were confirmed dead after a ferry capsized on Africa's largest lake - Lake Victoria ...

Editorial: It is legal, but we should criticise it

When Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo delivered the Constitutional Court's judgment on the private use of cannabis, the only words ...

Guptas also stole our dignity

A common refrain from President Cyril Ramaphosa and other ANC leaders when asked why they kept silent during the corruption-infested ...

EFF set to take 10% from the ANC

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) could double its support in next year's elections at the expense of the ANC, which ...

NDZ has Cyril's back

Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma is emerging as one of President Cyril Ramaphosa's key ministers after she helped engender a breakthrough meeting between ...

Pakistan's Khan Denounces India's Arrogant Decision To Cancel Talks

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan denounced India's decision to cancel rare talks with Islamabad just one day after New Delhi ...

UK PM's Team Makes Plans for Snap Election

LONDON / LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - British Prime Minister Theresa May's aides have begun contingency planning for a snap election in ...

U.S., UN Condemn Deadly Attack On Iranian Military Parade

U.S. and United Nations officials condemned the attack on a military parade in southwestern Iran that state media said killed ...

Comcast Outbids Fox With $40B Offer for Sky

LONDON - Comcast beat Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox in the battle for Sky after offering 30.6 billion pounds ($40 ...

Arizona Congressman Blasts Siblings Who Endorsed Opponent

PHOENIX - Six siblings of U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar have urged voters to cast their ballots against the Arizona Republican ...

UK PM's Team Make Plans for Snap Election

LONDON / LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - British Prime Minister Theresa May's aides have begun contingency planning for a snap election in ...

Maldives Leader Expected to Cement Grip on Power in Election

MALE, MALDIVES - Maldives President Abdulla Yameen is expected to cement his grip on power in an election on Sunday ...

Labor Will Challenge UK PM on Brexit Deal, Corbyn Says

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - British opposition Labor leader Jeremy Corbyn said Saturday that his party would challenge Prime Minister Theresa May ...

US-China Tensions Rise as Beijing Summons US Ambassador

Tensions between China and the United States escalated Saturday as China's Foreign Ministry summoned U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad ...

'The country is poorer without Edna Molewa'

Tributes continue to pour in for Minister of Environmental Affairs Edna Molowa who died on Saturday after a short illness. ...

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Windfall for 21st Century Fox despite loss of Sky to Comcast

LONDON, UK - Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox has lost control of its prized Sky plc, which was founded by ...

Indian IT giant, Infosys announces 1,000 jobs in Arizona

BANGALORE, India - As part of its commitment to offer employment to 10,000 Americans by 2023, India's second-biggest software firm ...

French brand Longchamp eyes expansion in China to lift sales

PARIS, France - Famed for its iconic folding Le Pliage handbags, the leading French luxury brand Longchamp is exploring various ...

Facebook's dating feature goes live but only in Columbia

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Earlier this year, Facebook unveiled its most boggling feature till date - revealing at its annual developer ...

Amazon buys majority stake in Indian supermarket, More

SEATTLE, U.S. - Starting off in 1994 as a modest firm to sell books in Seattle, Amazon's trajectory in its ...

Dow hits another all-time high, tech stops drop

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks around the world were at six months-highs as the global leader, the Dow Jones ...

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