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  • Donald Trump To Insist On Border Wall Funds As Budget Deadline Looms

    23 April, 2017 10:49 PM 18

    Washington: Donald Trump pressed for the funding of a Mexico border wall Sunday as a looming spending showdown in Congress threatens to shut down the US government on the president's 100th day in office. Building the wall was Trump's signature campaign promise, and the White House appeared determined to get Congress to approve a down payment as part of a bigger

  • Top French Politicians Back Emmanuel Macron In Runoff Against Le Pen

    23 April, 2017 10:22 PM 47

    Paris: Leading politicians from across France's left-right divide on Sunday threw their weight behind Emmanuel Macron ahead of a presidential run-off between the pro-EU centrist and the far-right's Marine Le Pen. Macron led on Sunday the first round of voting for president, with projections based on partial results showing him polling 23-24 percent to Le Pen's

  • Centrist Emmanuel Macron, Far-Right Marine Le Pen One Step Away From French Presidency

    23 April, 2017 7:19 PM 15

    Paris: Centrist Emmanuel Macron will face off against far-right Marine Le Pen in the second round of France's presidential election, projections showed Sunday, making him clear favourite to emerge as the country's youngest leader in modern history. Macron was projected to win between 23 and 24 per cent in Sunday's first round, slightly ahead of National

  • North Korea Detains US Citizen: Foreign Media

    23 April, 2017 3:52 PM 16

    Seoul: A US citizen has been arrested as he tried to fly out of North Korea, becoming the third American to be detained there, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported Sunday. There was no immediate official confirmation of the reported arrest, which would come at a tense time in relations between Pyongyang and Washington. Yonhap quoted sources as saying

  • France Votes In High-Stakes Presidential Election

    23 April, 2017 2:45 PM 23

    Paris: French voters flocked to the polls under heavy security Sunday in the first round of a highly unpredictable presidential election seen as vital for the future of the ailing European Union. Far-right leader Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron are the favourites to progress to a run-off on May 7 but the race is too close to call in a deeply

  • North Korea detains third US citizen

    23 April, 2017 2:40 PM 15

    Korean-American Tony Kim had spent a month teaching an accounting course at the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology. He was detained at Pyongyang International Airport as he attempted to leave the country, bringing the total number of Americans held by the isolated country to three. SEOUL: North Korea detained a US citizen on Friday as he attempted

  • Early French vote turnout slightly higher than 2012

    23 April, 2017 11:56 AM 22

    Hundreds of thousands of French expatriates in the US, Canada and South America already cast their ballots on Saturday. Turnout figures for the first round of the French presidential election showed a 28.54 percentage participation rate by midday local time (3.30 p.m. IST) the Interior Ministry said on Sunday, slightly above the corresponding rate in the 2012 vote. The 28.54% compared

  • France begins voting in first round of presidential election, seen crucial to Europe's future

    23 April, 2017 7:34 AM 19

    The outcome will be anxiously monitored around the world as a sign of whether the populist tide that saw Britain vote to leave the EU and Donald Trump's election in the US is still rising, or starting to ebb. Voting began in France today in the first round of a bitterly fought presidential election that is crucial to the future of Europe and a closely-watched

  • Amid North Korea crisis, Pence becomes Trump emissary abroad

    23 April, 2017 7:08 AM 17

    SYDNEY (AP) — As tensions rose on the Korean peninsula, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, who has President Donald Trump's trust but little diplomatic experience to go with it, became the top American official headed to the region after North Korea again failed to successfully launch a ballistic missile. Days later, the mild-mannered former governor stood

  • France Votes In Election Nailbiter

    23 April, 2017 7:03 AM 14

    Paris: France goes to the polls under heavy security Sunday for the first round of the most unpredictable presidential election in decades, with the outcome seen as vital for the future of the beleaguered European Union. Far-right leader Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron are the frontrunners to progress to a run-off on May 7 but the result is too close