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Vatican abuse summit ‘wake-up call’ for countries where scandals have not yet exploded

Saturday  22:45,   23 february 2019

The West has led the inquests into predatory priests, but calls grow for a harder look into other corners of the Roman Catholic... >>>

The Kalashnikov assault rifle changed the world. Now there’s a Kalashnikov kamikaze drone.

Saturday  22:45,   23 february 2019

The Kalashnikov drone is now on sale, and it could transform warfare much as the AK-47 did in the last... >>>

Amid Brexit Strains, Anglo-Irish Relations Are ‘Fraying’

Saturday  21:10,   23 february 2019

When he crossed into Northern Ireland recently, Patrick O’Reilly felt his body tense up, a feeling that was once all-too familiar but that he thought would never... >>>

At least 93 die from tainted liquor in India's northeast

Saturday  20:20,   23 february 2019

At least 93 people have died and about 200 people have been hospitalized after drinking tainted liquor in two separate incidents in India's remote northeast, authorities said Saturday. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function... >>>

Russian Spy or Hustling Political Operative? The Enigmatic Figure at the Heart of Mueller’s Inquiry

Saturday  20:00,   23 february 2019

In the nearly two years that the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, has been investigating whether there was collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign, few figures seem to have offered more tantalizing leads than Konstantin V. Kilimnik.... >>>

Colombia demolishes drug kingpin Pablo Escobar's former home

Saturday  18:35,   23 february 2019

Colombia demolishes drug kingpin Pablo Escobar's former... >>>

Planes and armoured trains: the Kims' foreign trips

Saturday  17:40,   23 february 2019

The first sign that Kim Jong Un was potentially on his way to meet US President Donald Trump for a second summit was the reported appearance of an armoured train in China. If that train trundles all the way to Hanoi carrying the North Korean leader, >>>

India detains Kashmir separatists, issues new warning to Pakistan

Saturday  16:12,   23 february 2019

Indian authorities arrested dozens of Muslim leaders in raids across Kashmir and sent thousands of reinforcements to the troubled territory on Saturday as Prime Minister Narendra Modi stepped up warnings to Pakistan over a suicide bomb attack.... >>>

Report: N.Korea's Kim sets off by train to Vietnam for summit with Trump

Saturday  13:01,   23 february 2019

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un set off by train for Vietnam on Saturday, for his second summit with U.S. President Donald Trump next week, Russia's TASS news agency reported. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function... >>>

Trump predicts 'very good chance' of China trade deal

Saturday  09:50,   23 february 2019

President Donald Trump expressed optimism on a trade deal with China, after meeting with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He in the Oval Office on Friday afternoon. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

Bootleg liquor kills at least 84 in northeast India, 200 hospitalized

Saturday  09:35,   23 february 2019

Bootleg liquor kills at least 84 in northeast India, 200... >>>

Trump administration signals ISIS foreign fighters could be sent to Guantanamo Bay

Saturday  09:25,   23 february 2019

The Trump administration has signaled that ISIS foreign fighters could be sent to the Guantanamo Bay... >>>

Blasts heard in Maiduguri, NE Nigeria, before polls: residents

Saturday  09:15,   23 february 2019

A series of explosions was heard in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Saturday, shortly before the opening of polls in presidential and parliamentary elections. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

Iran Begins War Game to Show Off New Submarine Missiles

Saturday  08:25,   23 february 2019

The drills were designed "to protect the territorial waters of our country, maintain lines of communication and promote the flag of the Islamic Republic of... >>>

Vietnam issues traffic ban for Kim's possible arrival route

Saturday  08:05,   23 february 2019

Vietnam has announced an unprecedented traffic ban along a possible arrival route of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ahead of his second summit with President Donald Trump in Hanoi next week, state media reported.... >>>