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Protests against Emmanuel Macron

French transport workers strike, reducing train services on SNCF, due to privatisation efforts.


A man from Queens is arrested after threatening to kill NBA commissioner Adam Silver.

A Queens man was arrested for sending a threatening email to NBA Commissioner Adam Silver, police sources said Sunday. I’m going to “come up there and kill you with my f–king gun,” 27-year-ol…

Crime in Canada

Jaspal Atwal, who was the subject of attention during Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's visit to India, is charged after making death threats against a Canadian radio host.

Controversial Sikh advocate sparked a political storm after he attended a reception in India with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Sanctions against North Korea

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stated that the U.S. would lift sanctions against North Korea if the latter would dismantle its nuclear weapons program.

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday that Washington would agree to lift sanctions on North Korea if the country agrees to completely dismantle its nuclear weapons program, a move that would create economic prosperity that "will rival" that of South Korea.

Economic policy of Donald Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump says in a tweet that he is working with Chinese President Xi Jinping to get the Chinese telecom company ZTE "back into business, fast." ZTE suspended its main operations after the U.S. Department of Commerce banned American companies from selling to the firm for seven years as punishment for ZTE breaking an agreement reached after it was caught illegally shipping U.S. goods to Iran.

President Donald Trump said on Sunday that he and Chinese President Xi Jinping are working to give Chinese telecom company ZTE Corp "a way to get back into business, fast."

Terrorism in Indonesia

At least 13 people are killed and more than 40 others wounded after a series of suicide bombings at three churches in Surabaya, Indonesia.

Six family members, the youngest of whom were girls aged 9 and 12, carried out the attack according to police. ISIL has claimed responsibility