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Celebrating International Day of the Girl

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For the fifth year, people around the world are celebrating International Day of the Girl — a movement spearheaded by the UN to empower and provide better lives for girls.


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Moroccan authorities were engaged in a manhunt Saturday for a protest leader in the neglected Rif region after his arrest was ordered for interrupting an imam's prayer sermon following more than six m
A cargo plane crashed Saturday as it was trying to land at a small airport near Mount Everest, seriously injuring the two pilots and hostess on board, officials said
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iran's Hassan Rouhani held a phone call in which the two leaders stressed the need for more joint efforts to resolve the Syria crisis and discussed economic ties,
British Airways flights in Britain were being delayed and passengers were suffering long waits at airports Saturday because of a global system outage, the airline said
Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations met African heads of state on Saturday, the final day of their annual summit which has been marked by discord over climate change, but unity on tackling t
British police said they arrested two more people during raids Saturday in connection with the suicide bombing at a Manchester concert, with a "large part" of the network behind the attack now being h
Armed police will be on patrol over the holiday weekend, with security increased at football's showpiece FA Cup final at Wembley Stadium in London on Saturday.
At least three of 19 people who were allegedly fathered by a now-deceased Dutch doctor through IVF treatment came from a different sperm bank than one until now named in reports, a Dutch newspaper sai
China is determined to open its market and is positive about promoting talks on a China-EU investment agreement, a senior Chinese official said Saturday ahead of Premier Li Keqiang's visit to Brussels
The square has become the scene of a continuous and somber procession of mourners, eager to pay their own personal respects to the dead. 
G7 nations risked unprecedented deadlock Saturday as U.S. President Donald Trump resisted pressure to sign up to joint positions on hot-button issues such as climate change, trade and migration
Since October 2016, Iraqi forces launched a large-scale military operation to clear ISIL from Mosul
MANCHESTER, England - Britain reduced its terrorism threat level a notch, from "critical" to "severe," as authorities said major progress has been made in unravelling the plot behind the Manchester ..
Need for accountability cannot be overemphasized post-insurgency, remembering the deadly atrocities committed, says NGO
After Manchester attack and ahead of June 8 election, new YouGov poll suggests fall in Tory lead from 9 points to just 5
The attack came a week after Iranian border guards fired five mortar shells into Pakistani territory.
Ties worsened after Turkey imprisoned Deniz Yucel, a German-Turkish journalist with Die Welt, on terror charges in February.  
A South Korean fishing vessel was apparently hijacked in waters off Somalia Saturday, a defense ministry official said
There has been a ‘recalibration of costs’ since prices fell in June 2014, expert says
Six suspected militants were killed Saturday in Indian-administered Kashmir along the heavily militarized border that divides the disputed territory with Pakistan, the Indian army said
On eve of holy month of Ramadan, Ethiopian Muslims take stock of tensions amid national growth of their faith
CAIRO (Reuters) - The Egyptian military is continuing to carry out air strikes against militant training camps outside the country, state television reported on Saturday.
U.S. President Donald Trump has agreed to include a pledge to fight trade protectionism in a final communique due to be released later on Saturday at
A total of 11 people are in detention in Britain and Libya over Monday`s suicide bombing on a pop concert in the northwestern English city of Manchester by a British-born man of Libyan origin.
Dahal, who had announced his resignation as the PM to honour an agreement with Sher Bahadur Deuba, said the process has already been initiated.  
The Pentagon said two Chinese jet fighters unsafely intercepted a U.S. naval surveillance plane over the South China Sea in the second such incident around China’s shores in a week.
The arrests, raising the total to 11, come as Britons prepare for a sunny holiday weekend under heightened security.              
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A small plane carrying only crew members and cargo crashed near Mount Everest on Saturday, injuring all three people on board, Nepalese officials said. The plane hit a mountain
BRIA, Central African Republic (AP) — Scores of blackened homes dot this town where more than 41,000 people have fled for their lives. Deadly sectarian violence that has gripped Central African Repub
A top Chinese official said Saturday Hong Kong's high degree of autonomy must not be taken as a licence to confront Beijing, and urged the territory's government to implement contentious new national
British Twitter users use satire to comment on the situation as threat levels are raised
A Taliban car bomber killed 13 people in Afghanistan's Khost city Saturday, in the first major attack at the start of the holy month of Ramadan that targeted a CIA-funded militia group
A suicide car bomber killed 13 people in the eastern Afghan city of Khost Saturday, officials said, in the first major insurgent attack at the start of the holy fasting month of Ramadan
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