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Zimbabwe: Army takes control of national broadcaster amid political crisis

Zimbabwe: Army takes control of national broadcaster amid political crisis

Soldiers are reported to have taken over the headquarters of Zimbabwe's national broadcaster ZBC, amid a growing political crisis. Heavy gunfire and artillery have also been heard in northern suburbs,....

France president Emmanuel Macron warns Europe about Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin

France president Emmanuel Macron warns Europe about rebuffing Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin

French President Emmanuel Macron has said US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin are threatening Western values of openness and tolerance but isolating them from Europe would be....

Sulfur dioxide emissions soar in India while China witnesses decline

Sulfur dioxide emissions soar in India while China witnesses decline

India should be concerned about the soaring Sulfur dioxide emissions level in the country. The subcontinent with increasing pollution in the states is in the race to become world's top....

Australians decisively support same-sex marriage, over 60% vote for marriage equality

Australians decisively support same-sex marriage, over 60% vote for marriage equality

Australians have voted in favour of legalising same-sex marriage in a historic non-binding poll. The vote showed 61.6% of people favour allowing same-sex couples to wed, the Australian Bureau of....

US Senate committee questions Donald Trump's nuclear authority

US Senate committee questions Donald Trump's nuclear authority

For the first time in over 40 years, the Congress has examined a US President's authority to launch a nuclear attack. The Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing was titled Authority....

California mass shooting: Gunman kills 5, injures several others in Rancho Tehama, shot dead by police

California mass shooting: Gunman kills 5, injures several others in Rancho Tehama

At least five persons were killed following shootings at multiple locations in Tehama County in Northern California in the US, including an elementary school where at least two children were....

Trump promises major announcement on his return to Washington

Trump Asia tour: US President promises major announcement on his return to Washington

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced he will make a major statement upon his arrival at the White House after a two-week tour of Asia, during which he visited....

Government manipulation on social media increasing Report

Government manipulation on social media networks increasing, says global report

Governments around the world have drastically increased their attempts to manipulate information being shared on social media networks, contributing to a seventh consecutive year of decline in internet freedom, a....

PM Modi at 15th India-ASEAN Summit: Time to jointly address terrorism challenge

PM Modi at 15th India-ASEAN Summit: Time to jointly address terrorism challenge; 10 points

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a three-day Philippine trip to attend the 15th India-ASEAN Summit and 12 East Asia Summit on Tuesday while addressing the India-ASEAN Summit in....

Pakistan: 14-year-old arrested for sexually assaulting a chicken

Pakistan: 14-year-old arrested for sexually assaulting a chicken

There is unusual news and then there is bizarre. But the incident which we are going to share is something that doesn't come under either. According to a report by....

Woman accuses former President George HW Bush of groping

Woman accuses former President George HW Bush of groping

A woman has alleged that former President George HW Bush touched her inappropriately when she was a teenager while posing for a photograph. Roslyn Corrigan, who was 16 years old....

US witnessed more hate crimes in 2016 than 2015, claims FBI

US witnessed more hate crimes in 2016 than 2015, claims FBI

The US witnessed more hate crimes in 2016 than the previous year, with an increase of 4.6 % from 2015, new FBI data showed. The total number of hate crimes....