Violence escalates in Zimbabwe as court rules against opposition protests

Tensions between Zimbabwe's main opposition party and President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government escalated into violence in the country's capital on Friday after a court ruled against...

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US Navy helicopter crashes on board USS Ronald Reagan

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May to address EU leaders as Tusk warns no-deal Brexit ‘more likely than ever’

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CTA President discusses Global Challenges of China at the Forum 2000

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‘Highly likely’ Japanese journalist has been released from captivity in Syria

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‘Chilling message’: Hong Kong refuses to explain FT journalist visa denial

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Suspect in Salisbury poisoning receives hero’s honor in Russia, Bellingcat says

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Violence escalates in Zimbabwe as court rules against opposition protests

Tensions between Zimbabwe's main opposition party and President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government escalated into violence in the country's capital on Friday after a court ruled against...

North Korea fires two more ballistic missiles as it vows to end talks with ‘impudent’ South Korea

North Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the waters off its east coast Friday morning, just minutes before Pyongyang vowed to cut off dialogue...

Hong Kong officials deny protesters a permit for Sunday march

Hong Kong officials have denied permits for a march organized this Sunday by the same group that coordinated massive marches earlier this summer. Bonnie Lueng, spokesperson for the...

They’re US citizens and shouldn’t fear deportation. But they’re carrying their passports anyway

Alejandra Duran was devastated the day she decided it was time to get US passport cards for her children. It wasn't because they were planning to take...

Wisconsin police say they found a fugitive hiding in a solar-powered bunker in the woods

A Wisconsin man wanted on charges of incest, child sexual assault and possession of child pornography has been hiding out for more than three years in...

A second earthquake hit Southern California in as many days. It’s 11 times stronger than Thursday’s

A powerful 7.1-magnitude earthquake swayed buildings and cracked streets and foundations in Southern California on Friday night, sending terrified residents into the streets a day after another quake hit. The latest earthquake Friday struck 11 miles northeast of...

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Will China’s Next Crisis Be in Tibet?

In April of this year, the Dalai Lama was admitted to a hospital in New Delhi for a chest infection. He was discharged three...

China raises alarm over Kashmir with Tibet and Xinjiang in mind

China is asserting its interests in the disputed Kashmir region after the Indian government decided to end a special status for the country's Muslim-majority Kashmir province, and...

India A Priority For China, Tibet To Play Key Role, Says Tibetan Official

Highlighting the role of Tibet in Indo-China friendship, Sun Xiaobo, Deputy Director-General of Foreign Affairs Office in Tibet Autonomous Region, has said that the...

Scrapping Article 370 India’s Internal Matter: Tibetan President-In-Exile

Echoing the stance maintained by the UAE, Sri Lanka and the Maldives, President of the Tibetan government-in-Exile Lobsang Sangay said on Tuesday that the...

America is a strong supporter of Tibet: His Holiness the Dalai Lama

A six bipartisan Congressional delegation of U.S House of Democracy Partnership received a special audience with His Holiness the Dalai Lama at his residence...