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Chinese ship, trade convoy reach Gwadar port

China and Pakistan hope to turn Gwadar as the hub of regional trade and commerce, with the CPEC linking China to the new port by land route. "The prime minist...


CII launches Clean Air initiative to fight pollution

Highlighting that the Supreme Court had declared almost a decade ago that Article 21 of Constitution should be expanded to include clean environment as a fund...


Silicon Valley wants California to leave the U.S. after Trump win

Tech workers gave 60 times more cash to Clinton than to Trump , so it's fair to say he was not the favorite to win among this crowd. "It's two different countr...


The Electoral College Strikes Again

We talked about some of the organizational issues in setting up a White House". According to the Constitution, chosen electors of the Electoral College are th...


Amber Alert issued for missing Baytown teen

Mr. Dobbs is now being held on a resisting arrest charge that stemmed from his encounter with Texas City Police last night. Police said Cynthia Morris and he...


Clinton Leads Trump by 6 Points in Va., Poll Says

Enthusiasm for Clinton and Trump now stands at rough parity, both significantly lower than it was among supporters of Barack Obama and Mitt Romney four years ag...


After Trump captures presidency, David Duke thanks Julian Assange

Trump now has the chance to become one of the greatest Americans to have ever lived - we have the moral high ground, 100%!" Obama invited Trump to meet with h...


Cyprus president urges Turkey to help reunification talks

After the meeting, President Anastasiades will meet with the entirety of his negotiating team, sources mentioned. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will at...


UKIP leader Farage lauds Trump win as a 'supersized Brexit'

On the question of Brexit, many commentators see potential gains for Britain. The promising statement was in stark contrast to Barack Obama's comments that Br...


Rebels fight back as army captures key district in Aleppo

Warplanes from the Admiral Kuznetsov will target rebels on the outskirts on the city, where they have launched a counter offensive against the Syrian government...


Syrian Kurds push ahead in their offensive toward Raqqa

In September, Turkey launched multiple attacks on towns and villages in Syria liberated by the SDF. Political official Rezan Hiddo said the SDF had warned...


Asia shares sink as Trump reported taking lead in vote count

At 9 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (0200 GMT) the count showed Donald Trump with 123 electoral votes to Clinton's 97. The move put the US Dollar at its highest l...


Senate control up for grabs as GOP holds Florida

Of the Senate's 34 seats contested in 2016, 24 are held by Republicans and of the nine closest Senate races, only one, in Nevada, is held by a Democrat. In the ...


Competing claims of voter fraud, intimidation raise tensions

In the last week alone, Democrats went to court in seven states seeking to halt what they claim were efforts by Republicans and the Trump campaign to deploy a n...


Will Pakistan Deport Iconic National Geographic 'Afghan Girl'?

Pakistan on Wednesday deported Sharbat Gula, the green-eyed "Afghan Girl" whose 1985 photo in National Geographic became a symbol of her country's wars, medical...


Scotland seeks to block Brexit talks without its approval

Such was the extent of the personal attacks on the judges - branded "Enemies of the People" by one tabloid newspaper - that the justice minister was forced to i...


Look What They've Done to Toblerone in the UK

Fans lashed out at the change, with some saying they feel "cheated" by the decision to have larger gaps between the chocolate triangles. The confectionery, ...


'Tom Brady said he voted for me!'

When asked if he thought Trump could win, Brady said "I hope so". And perhaps its about time that other players nearing the Autumn of their career to check ou...


Duterte cancels order of 26000 assault rifles from the US

Mark Toner, a U.S. State Department spokesman said, however, that the USA had yet to receive any formal notification on the cancellation. "The reason why I won ...


Canadian Navy to probe 'lost-nuke' found off B.C's coast

He says he told his buddies he might have spotted a UFO - and when he told some fishermen about the sighting a few days later, "some old-timer said 'Oh, you mig...


Emails don't change conclusion on Clinton — FBI review

Throughout, Clinton maintained that her use of personal email was in compliance with federal laws and State Department regulations and that former secretaries o...


Parliament must accept Brexit vote was legitimate: UK PM May

British Prime Minister Theresa May will travel to India on Sunday, embarking on her first bilateral visit outside of Europe since the Brexit vote . Her argumen...


What if? A look at the Electoral College, rogue electors

Well, in August one elector publicly announced his intention to vote against his party's candidate. California ranks first with 55, while seven states and the...


Katy Perry the latest in string of stars to sing Clinton's praises

Katy Perry shouted bouncing on stage in blue leather leggings and a coat emblazoned with the words "I'm with madame president". On Friday, rapper Jay Z and hi...


Syria Kurds announce start of campaign to retake Raqqa

This frame grab from video provided by Arab 24 network, shows officials with the US -backed Syria Democratic Forces at a press conference in Ein Issa in norther...


Tottenham is more than just a derby

Tottenham were well below par against Leverkusen at Wembley and Pochettino admits his players can not afford a repeat against Arsenal , who have won 10 out ...


Fending off Trump, Clinton tries to secure Midwest blue wall

Republican Donald Trump is headed back to Detroit on Sunday as polls show him narrowing the gap on Democrat Hillary Clinton in MI with just days to go in the 20...


Trick-or-Treaters Advised of Halloween Safety Tips

Jensen said, most importantly, drivers need to slow down and watch for kids, while driving through neighborhoods. Miniature sized ghouls and goblins are geari...


Fighting rages in Mosul, IS disables Abrams tank

Smoke rose across eastern neighborhoods of Iraq's second-largest city as heavy fighting continued after sundown, with explosions and machine gun fire echoing in...


Amid a nasty race, one kind moment for Trump and Clinton

The #Al Smith Dinner is held in New York City at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, typically taking place at the end of October. "Now I'm told Hillary went to co...


Marvel's 'Doctor Strange' Debut Tops $86 Million Overseas

Marvel's Doctor Strange follows the story of the talented neurosurgeon Doctor Stephen Strange who, after a tragic vehicle accident, must put ego aside a...


Police plan arrest in attack on autistic teenage runner

Officials in Rochester , a city of 210,000 on Lake Ontario, this week reversed themselves, and on Monday, police sent two officers to take a deposition from C...


Trump tells early voters to recall their ballots

Michigan, a state where Trump and Clinton are both campaigning , doesn't have early voting, but voters can - like in NY - request a fresh absentee ballot, th...


Independence Party given mandate to form Iceland government

The Pirates won 10 seats in Iceland's 63-member Parliament, up from three in the last election. Jóhannesson has just announced that he has given the Independe...


Mandela Foundation Calls for South African President's Resignation

The investigation probed accusations that Zuma allowed a wealthy Indian business family to influence some cabinet post selections to benefit its own business in...