Category: International News

Tillerson to visit UK amid anger over Manchester leaks

Tillerson to visit UK amid anger over Manchester leaks

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will make his first official visit to Britain amid a transatlantic spat over intelligence leaks in the wake of the deadly Manchester terror attack. Tillerson is scheduled to meet British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, […]

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China completes first nuclear project

China completes first nuclear project

China has completed construction of the first nuclear power project equipped with a new generation of reactors using Chinese-developed Hualong-1 technology, officials said The containment dome, weighing 340 tonnes with a diameter of 46.8 metres (154 feet), was installed in […]

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5 policemen killed in Kenya blast

5 policemen killed in Kenya blast

Five policemen were killed when their vehicle drove over an improvised explosive device in eastern Kenya. “The five policemen killed in the attack were on their way to reinforce our ongoing operation towards Liboi, a town on the border with […]

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Trump calls on NATO members to tackle terror, immigration

Trump calls on NATO members to tackle terror, immigration

US President Donald Trump called on NATO members to focus on defeating terrorism and urged them to pay a fair share towards the Alliance’s upkeep. Trump was speaking during the unveiling of a monument ceded by the US to Brussels […]

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6 killed in Sri Lanka landslides

6 killed in Sri Lanka landslides

At least six people were killed and several others reported missing due to landslides in two different areas in Sri Lanka’s Kalutara district following heavy rainfall, police said. Rescue operations are currently underway at both the affected locations — Kosbawaka […]

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Bomb unit declares Manchester college package safe (Lead)

Bomb unit declares Manchester college package safe (Lead)

A “suspicious” package has been declared safe after army bomb disposal experts were called to a street in Hulme, near Manchester city centre. Greater Manchester Police tweeted around 10.45 a.m. that the army were on their way to a college […]

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Alleged leaks are deeply troubling, grave security threat: Trump

Alleged leaks are deeply troubling, grave security threat: Trump

US President Donald Trump said that alleged intelligence leaks, in reference to the Manchester attack, were a grave threat to security and described them leaks as “deeply troubling”. As he prepared for his first NATO summit in Brussels, Trump said […]

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US-led strikes kill 35 civilians in eastern Syria

US-led strikes kill 35 civilians in eastern Syria

At least 35 people were killed by US-led airstrikes on areas in eastern Syria, a British monitor group said. The airstrikes targeted areas under the control of the Islamic State (IS) group in the city of Mayadeen in the countryside […]

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Nearly 90% S.Koreans approve of new President: Poll

Nearly 90% S.Koreans approve of new President: Poll

Nearly 90 per cent of South Koreans approve of their newly appointed President and said he will do a “good job” running the country, according to a poll released on Friday. In the poll conducted by Gallup Korea, 88 per […]

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Trump meets EU leaders in Brussels

Trump meets EU leaders in Brussels

US President Donald Trump met leaders of the main European Union institutions here as part of his first international tour after taking office in January. Trump arrived in the Belgian capital to attend a NATO summit and was received by […]

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