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Theresa May sacks Michael Gove, other senior Tory leaders

The traditional spectacle of seeing MPs summoned to Downing Street for hiring and firing discussions with the Prime Minister will continue on Th...

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Erdogan calls on US to extradite preacher Gulen in Istanbul speech

Metin Mangir with the Los Angeles Turkish-American Association says Turkey has a history of bloody coups and he's glad his family in Istanbul ...

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More changes as British leadership transitions

Mrs May began forming her new cabinet shortly after her arrival into 10 Downing Street. "The full title of my party is the Conservative and ...

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New UK prime minister May names Philip Hammond as finance minister

She gave a speech outside and said: "In David Cameron I follow in the footsteps of a great modern Prime Minister ". Johnson led the campaign ...

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Seven Videos That Tell the Story of Turkey's Failed Coup

Mr Erdogan also condemned the uprising as an act of "treason". He said: "They will pay a heavy price for this". Over 180 people were killed ...

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Four men arrested over Nice attack

Paris prosecutor Francois Molins said the attack bore the hallmarks of jihadist terrorism. The veracity of the group's claim couldn't immediat...

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'28 Pages' Of 9/11 Report Released

The 28-page section was made public Friday by the House Intelligence Committee with some portions blacked out after US intelligence agencies del...

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Operation Sankat Mochan Was A Success, Tweets Gen VK Singh

Deepmala Mahla, the South Sudan country director for the aid group Mercy Corps, said there was a worrying lack of food and water for residents...

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Nasa releases first image of Juno orbit of Jupiter

This first image shows Jupiter's Great Red Spot, an ancient, mysterious storm that has started to shrink. Like all the other instruments abo...

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ISIS confirmed Nice terror attack : We did it!

They claim that Tunisian Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel carried out the attacks in response to its call to target citizens of states involved in the ...

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Trump picks Ind. governor as running mate

With their chaotic courtship behind them, Donald Trump and Gov. Mike Pence of IN made their public debut as running mates Saturday morning, hopi...

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Newspapers seized in Kashmir, raids on printing press

Another young man died when police fired live bullets at a group of protesters who set fire to a police station in the southern village of Yarip...

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Modi should learn from Arunachal verdict: Mayawati

Arunachal Pradesh was placed under President's Rule on 26 January. In a major setback to the BJP-led government at the Centre, the Supreme Co...

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Theresa May shakes up United Kingdom govt to prepare for Brexit

On Sunday, Merkel had told Germany's ZDF channel that "the decision has been taken ... and the next step is to invoke Article 50". European ...

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Nice attacked: Victims, suspect and more about the France terror attack

French authorities have yet to produce any evidence that the 31 year-old Tunisian killer, shot dead by police in the attack, had turned to radic...

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First case of female-to-male Zika transmission

As of July 15, the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene has reported three cases of sexually transmitted Zika virus , wh...

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Pokemon Go boosts Nintendo shares

If you're yet to give the game a spin, but you're a fan of the TV show, you know there's one star, and that's Pikachu. With the new game, pl...

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Turkey regains control after coup bid

The federal government is advising Canadians to avoid all travel to Turkey the day after a violent military coup tried and failed to overthrow...

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India police seize newspapers amid Kashmir unrest

Curfew continued in 10 districts, with incidents of stone-pelting and clashes reported from seven districts across north, south and central Ka...

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May or Leadsom to succeed UK's Cameron

Leadsom received 84 and Michael Gove, the education secretary, got 46 votes and was eliminated from the race. But the final decision will no...

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Appointing Boris Johnson shows new British PM committed to Brexit: Steinmeier

The White House says he told May on Thursday that the US was committed to deepening the USA relationship with the U.K. Obama told her he looks...

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Turkish PM: Situation 'fully under control' after coup attempt

The Turkish government is considering bringing back the death penalty so it can execute those involved in the attempted military coup against Pr...

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Theresa May appointed British PM, vows to fight 'burning injustice'

She is expected to announce her Cabinet early today (Singapore time), including a Brexit minister in charge of leading negotiations with the Eur...

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Egypt's pro-army media jump gun, welcome Turkey coup

From his estate in the Poconos outside the village of Saylorsburg, Pa., Gulen - who is at the helm of a broad religious network that includes hu...

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Theresa May becomes first female British PM since Margaret Thatcher

Davis has previously said that Britain should take a "brisk but measured" approach to exit talks with the EU. Taking office three weeks after ...

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Germany urges United Kingdom to swiftly leave EU

Others greeted the news with mockery and outrage, with many highlighting Johnson's embarrassing flubs at home and overseas - like when he got st...

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South Sudan president orders ceasefire after days of fighting

Aid workers say the humanitarian situation in Juba is "dire and deteriorating". The U.N. chief called for an immediate arms embargo of South...

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After Brexit debacle, David Cameron leaves office humming a happy tune

Now, even his exit from political life will be remembered for how he bottled it. After announcing his intention to step down as Prime Minister f...

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Leadership contest adds to Labour Party turmoil

The leadership race was triggered by a challenge to leader Jeremy Corbyn from former Shadow Business Secretary Angela Eagle , which came after...

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Coup in Turkey: Military Seizes Power, President Defiant

The rogue military group said in a statement that they did it "to ensure and restore constitutional order, democracy, human rights and freed...

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Hackers Claim Credit For Taking Down Pokemon GO

The developer of Pokemon Go - Niantic - made a previous game called Ingress that saw its players submit all sorts of real-world locations to be ...

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Syria's three-day truce not enough for fresh peace talks

Rebel forces responded by firing barrages of rockets into the government-held west of the city on Friday, killing at least 41 people, majority c...

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BBB warns of privacy concerns with Pokemon Go

Anticipation is running high, with rumours circulating the game might be coming to Japan sometime this week. But so what? That isn't really Ni...

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South Sudan president orders cease-fire after clashes

The United Nations Mission in South Sudan reported on Twitter that clashes restarted near its compound in Jebel, where some 30,000 civilians h...

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May appoints 2 women to Cabinet posts

However, on Wednesday Mr Cameron's successor Theresa May appointed the former mayor of London as her Foreign Secretary, but said Mr Johnson will...

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