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Tensions High as US, Russia Call for Syrian Chemical Weapons Probe

Tensions High as US, Russia Call for Syrian Chemical Weapons Probe

The UN Security Council failed Wednesday to so much as condemn last week's chemical weapons attack that killed dozens of people in Syria. Washington is leading a campaign of air strikes in Syria against Islamic State fighters and has backed rebels fighting against Assad during a six-year civil war, but until last week the United States had avoided directly targeting the Syrian government.


Madeleine McCann 'New Evidence' Claim By Australian Current Affairs Show

Madeleine McCann 'New Evidence' Claim By Australian Current Affairs Show

A spokesman for parents Kate and Gerry McCann told the Daily Star that any new information should be passed to the authorities. It was issued in response to a 40-second teaser video released yesterday which claims that a new line of inquiry could help finally solve the case .


Journalism student killed in Pakistan for 'blasphemy'

Journalism student killed in Pakistan for 'blasphemy'

The murdered student has been identified as Mashal Khan, who was accused of posting blasphemous messages on social media. They were mainly students but also included some university clerical workers. A mob of students beat a classmate to death for blasphemy while shouting " Allahu Akbar " at a Pakistani university Thursday. "The students were beaten and tortured by large group of students, and Mashal appears to have succumbed to a gunshot wound", he said.


Freeform Renews 'Shadowhunters' For Season Three!

Freeform Renews 'Shadowhunters' For Season Three!

The former ABC Family has renewed the series adaptation of The Mortal Instruments for a third season. One of the photos generating a lot of buzz among fans is the one showing a garden, which led to speculations that a new realm will be featured in the second half of the season.



Huge Majority Of UK Lawmakers Back June 8 Early Election

I think the Prime Minister has pulled a blinder. But Corbyn said the Prime Minister's U-turn showed she could not be trusted to run the country. "We welcome the general election but this is a prime minister who promised there wouldn't be one, a prime minister who can not be trusted ", he told the Commons on Wednesday.


'Mother of all Marches' claims two lives in Venezuelan protests, in pictures

'Mother of all Marches' claims two lives in Venezuelan protests, in pictures

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos said via Twitter on Wednesday that he had directed his country's exterior ministry to ask the UN Secretary General to address what he called the "worrying militarization of Venezuelan society". The minister said a preliminary investigation suggests that the Vente Venezuela attack on Ramirez was planned in advance. "We're going to go on struggling", she said Wednesday, "because the one who tires, loses".