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Nearly 6,000 US sexual assaults reported to Uber in 2017 and 2018

Nearly 6,000 instances of sexual assault, including more than 450 cases of rape, were reported to Uber in the United States in...

4 accused in India rape-murder case killed in ‘encounter’

All the four people arrested on charge ofgruesome gang-rape and murder of a young veterinarian in India’s TelanganaState were killed in an...

US first lady wades into impeachment fight to defend teen son

 US First Lady Melania Trump onWednesday publicly rebuked a scholar who used her 13-year-old son’s name tomake a point during an impeachment...

Italy authorises arrival of two ships carrying rescued migrants

Italy authorised the arrival of two charity ships carrying more than 100 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean, under the terms of an...

NATO: Donald Trump lashes out at ‘disrespectful’ Macron over ‘brain dead’ allies claim

US President Donald Trump grimaces during a meeting with NATO Secretary General, Jens Stoltenberg...

Masatsugu Asakawa becomes ADB’s new President

Masatsugu Asakawa has been unanimously electedas the new President of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) by its Board ofGovernors.

US House panel to meet on Trump impeachment charges

A Congressional panel will begindrawing up charges against President Donald Trump on Wednesday as thelikelihood grows of his becoming only the third...

140 illegal immigrants deported from Libya to Chad, Sudan

An immigration reception center inthe southern Libyan city of Kurfa on Thursday announced the deportation of140 illegal immigrants to their home countries.

London attacker named, was convicted of terrorism offences

Armed police with dogs patrol along Cannon Street in central London, on November 29, 2019 after reports of shots being fired on...

Ex-Japan PM Nakasone dies at 101

Former Japanese Prime Minister YasuhiroNakasone, an ardent conservative who worked to forge a stronger militaryalliance with the United States, has died at...

German tourist killed in Myanmar landmine blast

 A German tourist was killed and anArgentine woman injured in a landmine explosion in Myanmar’s eastern Shanstate, local police said Wednesday, days...

Sri Lanka airports on alert after top cop flees

The Sri Lankan government has putairports on alert to stop police detectives leaving without permission aftera top officer who had reportedly received...