ETHIOPIAN ARMED OPPOSITION GROUP GINBOT 7 SUSPENDS ATTACKS

Group says it will call off assaults in order to support the agenda of new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed.

AS EU SLAPS TARIFFS ON US, HAS WORLD TRADE WAR BECOME INEVITABLE?

The EU has imposed tariffs on a wide range of US goods in response to American duties on steel and aluminium.

 
 
 

UN: RULE OF LAW 'VIRTUALLY ABSENT' IN VENEZUELA

Caracas dismisses 'grotesque media farce' as report says security forces suspected of arbitrary killings enjoy immunity.

MALTA SAYS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR LIFELINE BOAT DENIED BY ITALY

Valletta refuses responsibility for ship carrying 234 migrants as Rome blocks vessel from entering Italian waters.

 
 
 

OFFICIAL 'HUMILIATES' INDIAN INTERFAITH COUPLE, SPARKING OUTRAGE

An interfaith couple claim they faced religious bias at a passport office in Lucknow, drawing outrage on social media.

WHO WILL KURDS VOTE FOR IN KEY TURKEY ELECTIONS?

Votes of millions of Kurds are likely to determine outcome of upcoming polls by tipping balance of power in parliament.

 
 
 

GREECE: MIXED FEELINGS ABOUT THE YEARS OF AUSTERITY

Originally intended to last only two years, Greece's eight-year austerity programme is seen by many as having caused more harm than...

NICARAGUANS TRYING TO FLEE THE CONTINUING VIOLENCE

Parents want their children far away from Nicaragua until the political crisis is resolved.

 
 
 

SHOULD KIM JONG-UN TRUST TRUMP? NO, ACCORDING TO IRAN

North Korea's Kim Jong-un must have watched closely how Trump dismantled the Iran nuclear deal.

CAN US PLAN FOR MIDDLE EAST DELIVER PEACE?

As White House team visits region, what hope is there for unannounced US plan pre-emptively rejected by Palestinians?

 
 
 

MALAYSIA'S GROWING PLASTIC RECYCLING INDUSTRY

Countries like the UK have increased their plastic waste exports to Malaysia now they can no longer export to China.

MEXICO POLITICAL KILLINGS MAR ELECTION

Mexico is headed for its biggest and possibly most violent election ever.

 
 
 

FOOTBALL, THE CRAZINESS AND THE WORLD

As the World Cup delivers triumph and tragedy on the field, it's impossible to keep the politics from trickling in.

REFUGEE CRISIS HAS DRIVEN A FAULT LINE THROUGH EU

Western European countries are under attack from Italy, Austria and Hungry as 27-member bloc grapples to find a solution to the refugee...

 
 
 

EUROPEANS IN UK DEEPLY WORRIED ABOUT POST-BREXIT FUTURE

The UK is promising a streamlined registration system for EU citizens to apply to stay after Brexit.

AMERICA'S LATEST AMNESIA EPIDEMIC ON IMMIGRATION POLICIES

Trump is not the only US president to have ripped thousands of families apart.

 
 
 

YEMEN WAR: HUDAIDA RESIDENTS ESCAPE SOUTH TO SANAA

People from Hudaida have started heading south to the capital Sanaa in an attempt to escape the fighting in the port city.

BRITAIN'S BLACK MUSLIMS: IGNORED, DISCRIMINATED AND RESISTING

Mostly of African or Caribbean background, black Muslims are raising awareness of the centrality of blackness to Islam.

 
 
 

CLEANUP FOLLOWS DEADLY FLOODING IN IVORY COAST'S ABIDJAN

At least 18 people killed as flash floods raged through parts of the country's major urban centre.

UN REPORT CONDEMNS KASHMIR'S PUBLIC SAFETY ACT

Minors are arrested under the preventive detention law, which has now been slammed by the UN human rights body.

 
 
 



Multiple cars engulfed in fire in Carowinds parking lot

Multiple cars engulfed in fire in Carowinds parking lot

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NHL Draft 2018: Sabres select defenseman Rasmus Dahlin with No. 1 pick

NHL Draft 2018: Sabres select defenseman Rasmus Dahlin with No. 1 pick

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6 pitchers combine on 5-hitter, Rays beat Yankees 2-1

6 pitchers combine on 5-hitter, Rays beat Yankees 2-1

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GOP to go ahead with immigration vote despite Trump's criticism

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NHL Draft 2018: Capitals trade Philipp Grubauer, Brooks Orpik to Avalanche...

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Islanders have first two draft picks of the Lou Lamoriello era

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Mexican airline offers to reunite immigrant families for free

Mexican airline offers to reunite immigrant families for free

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American With a Cellphone? This Ruling Affects You

American With a Cellphone? This Ruling Affects You

It's being described as a landmark decision in favor of privacy: The Supreme Court ruled Friday that the government in most cases needs a warrant to track a person's location... Read more ...

Bryce Harper will participate in Home Run Derby if he makes All-Star team...

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Harper, a five-time All-Star, is hitting .213 with 19 home runs and 45 RBIs this season. Read more ...

Xhaka and Shaqiri score for Swiss, make Albanian symbol

Xhaka and Shaqiri score for Swiss, make Albanian symbol

KALININGRAD, Russia - Albania's national flag was at the center of Switzerland's 2-1 victory over Serbia on Friday at the World Cup. Read more ...