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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....

East Asia Summit 2017 kicks-off in Manila

East Asia Summit 2017 kicks-off in Manila

The 12th East Asia Summit kicked-off here on Tuesday where security and trade will be the major topics of discussion among world leaders. The leaders who will participate in the....

Iran-Iraq earthquake: Death toll reaches 422, thousands spend night in open

Iran-Iraq earthquake: Death toll reaches 422, thousands spend night in open

The death toll in the devastating 7.3-magnitude earthquake that struck Iran in a region bordering Iraq on Sunday, has reached 422 with thousands of Iranians spending a second night outdoors....

Russian news network RT America registers as foreign agent in US

Russian news network RT America registers as foreign agent in US

The Russian international news network RT America has registered as a "foreign agent" in the US at the request of the Department of Justice, the outlet's editor-in-chief has announced. "Between....

Donald Trump Jr. releases exchanges with WikiLeaks

Donald Trump Jr. releases exchanges with WikiLeaks

Donald Trump Jr., the US President's eldest son, has released exchanges he had with the WikiLeaks Twitter account via direct messages during the 2016 presidential campaign, the media reported. Trump....

Free people of PoK now: India's stern 'recommendation' to Pakistan

Free people of PoK now: India's stern 'recommendation' to Pakistan

In an attempt to pressurize and expose Pakistan at the global level, India asked Islamabad to provide freedom to the people of Pakistan by ending its illegal and forceful occupation....

Facebook agrees to support new political ad rules in US

Facebook agrees to support new political ad rules in US

Facing scrutiny over the presence of Russian ads on its platform during the 2016 US presidential poll, Facebook has agreed to support new limited federal rules on online political ads.....