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Trump and the hard grind of presidential travel

WASHINGTON, May 19, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Most US presidents make their first foreign trip an easy-peasy one-day hop to visit friendly neighbors in Canada or Mexico, but not D...More...

India's environment minister dies at 60

NEW DELHI, May 18, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - India's environment minister Anil Madhav Dave died Thursday at the age of 60 in New Delhi, shocking colleagues who remembered him as a nature lover committed to c...More...

Four Indonesian soldiers killed in S. China Sea training

JAKARTA, Indonesia, May 18, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Four Indonesian soldiers have been killed and eight others injured by artillery fire in an accident during training on a So...More...

Ex-FBI chief Mueller to head Trump-Russia probe

WASHINGTON, May 18, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A former FBI chief was tasked Wednesday with leading a beefed-up investigation into whether Donald Trump's team colluded with Russia to tilt the 2016 election in t...More...

'Islamists' stone couple to death in north Mali: official

BAMAKO, May 18, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - An unmarried couple were stoned to death in public in northeast Mali by "Islamists", local officials told AFP on Wednesday, the first suc...More...

UN court to rule on Indian 'spy' facing execution

THE HAGUE, May 18, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The UN's top court was to rule Thursday on an urgent bid by India to stop Pakistan from carrying out a death sentence imposed on an In...More...