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National : 12 teenagers back home from India *** SC awaits to hear appeals in 16 war crimes cases   |   International : ** China set for win at Southeast Asian summit **6.8-magnitude quake strikes the Philippines: USGS **Hundreds displaced as Bahamas luxury festival implodes **EU leaders to unite behind Brexit demands **   |   

International News

Trump agrees to NAFTA talks, no exit -- for now

WASHINGTON, April 27, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - President Donald Trump hedged his agreement to renegotiate -- rather than exit NAFTA -- with a warning to Canada and Mexico Thursd...More...

Two US troops killed, 1 wounded fighting IS in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON, April 27, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Two US troops were killed and another wounded while fighting an Islamic State group affiliate in Afghanistan, the US military said...More...

Veteran Bollywood actor Khanna dies aged 70

MUMBAI, April 27, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Acclaimed Indian actor Vinod Khanna, who starred in dozens of hit Bollywood movies including "Amar Akbar Anthony" and "Mere Apne", die...More...

'Huge' explosion near Damascus Airport: monitor

BEIRUT, April 27, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A massive explosion hit near the Damascus International Airport in the early hours of Thursday morning, a monitoring group said, with...More...

Venezuela snubs regional powers as more die in unrest

CARACAS, April 27, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Venezuela says it is quitting the
Organization of American States in anger at pressure from the bloc over the government's handling o...More...

US vows to force N.Korea back to nuclear talks

WASHINGTON, April 27, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The United States pledged Wednesday to step up sanctions to force North Korea to resume dialogue over its nuclear program, but said...More...