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Jun 11 2017

Hamilton equals Senna pole haul in Canada

It was this venue 10 years ago where Hamilton secured his first ever grand prix victory, and he will now be odds-on to record his sixth win here after his blistering lap....

Jun 11 2017

Tehran Attacks Death Toll Up to 16

There are different opinions on who stands behind these attacks, and many observers consider the events in Tehran in the context of escalated confrontation between Saud...

Jun 11 2017

Xi snubs Sharif by skipping bilateral meet after murder of Chinese nationals

Capping a two-year-long process, India and Pakistan today became full members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), a China-dominated security grouping that...

Jun 11 2017

McCain says his confusing Comey questions resulted from fatigue

It is entirely possible that Mueller will turn up additional evidence that bears on the intent behind Trump's interactions with Comey, such as the president's contemporan...

Jun 10 2017

Erdogan Calls for Qatar Row to be Resolved by End of Ramadan

Not only do the USA and Israel perceive the developments as weakening the Iran axis of resistance by pressuring the country which gave protection to Hamas, but antagoni...

Jun 10 2017

ISIS attacks in Tehran: Iranian Kurds likely responsible for atrocity

Iranian security officials late Wednesday confirmed IS involvement, saying the attackers, many disguised as women, were Iranians who had joined the terror group. "The Ira...

Jun 10 2017

Emmanuel Macron explains his tense handshake with Donald Trump

But at least he can brag about his extended handshake with Trump. Of course it's not Trump whom Macron and France needs to worry about. As soon as Macron turned his...

Jun 10 2017

Tehran attackers were Iranians, committed terror attacks in Syria, Iraq - Iranian intelligence

A policeman at the Iranian parliament. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said that as the Iran legislation moves forward, lawmakers will have an opport...

Jun 10 2017

Putin says he's certain that Syria's Assad didn't use chemical weapons

On Syria, Mr Putin underlined the importance of securing the Syrian state, adding that it is essential for combating terrorism. Macron wanted to bring about a "Normandy...

Jun 10 2017

Theresa May confirms she will stay as Britain's prime minister

Sinn Fein, Northern Ireland's Republican party gained 3 seats, totalling 7, although leader Gerry Adams stated that they would maintain their abstentionist policy wit...

Jun 10 2017

Northern Ireland's DUP not commenting on reports of deal with May

The European Union's budget commissioner Guenther Oettinger says the outcome of the British election calls into question whether Brexit negotiations will be able to sta...

Jun 10 2017

No. 3 Halep faces unseeded Ostapenko in French Open final

Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko plays a forehand during the women's French Open final against Simona Halep of Romania at Roland Garros in Paris . Nevertheless, it was ...

Jun 10 2017

Bahrain and UAE criminalize 'sympathy' for Qatar

The UAE , Saudi Arabia , Bahrain and Egypt cut diplomatic ties and land, sea and air links to Qatar on Monday over its support for Islamist groups and refusal to fu...

Jun 10 2017

May to form minority 'government of certainty'

Theresa May is set to visit Buckingham Palace at 12:30pm to seek permission from the Queen to form a United Kingdom government, despite losing her Commons majority in t...

Jun 10 2017

DC police: 2 officers, transportation employee hit vehicle

The passenger, Dwayne Nicholas Taylor , 23, of Prince George , was charged with possession of an unregistered firearm . After striking the officers, the truck procee...

Jun 10 2017

Bernie Sanders Slams 1 Percent in Praise for UK's Corbyn

The Liberal Democrats won 12 seats and the Democratic Unionist Party got 10 seats, while the UK Independence Party did not receive a single seat. May provided no insi...

Jun 10 2017

President Trump urges Qatar to stop funding terrorism

During the call , the White House said that Trump "emphasized the importance of all counties in the region working together to prevent the financing of terrorist organiz...

Jun 10 2017

Mastermind Behind ISIS Attack in Tehran Has Been Killed, Iran Says

Larijani also criticized a Wednesday decision by the US Senate to move forward on a new set of sanctions against Iran, including its elite Revolutionary Guards, a move th...

Jun 10 2017

Qatar is a financier of terrorism. Why does the United States tolerate it?

Arab countries put 12 organizations and 59 people on a terror sanctions list early Friday they described as being associated with Qatar, the latest in a growing diploma...

Jun 10 2017

DUP set to support May as United Kingdom left with hung parliament

Formed in 1971 by Ian Paisley , the party is now led by Arlene Foster . The party emerged from the troubles in Northern Ireland and stand for staying in union with L...