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U.S. top court to hear post-Sept. 11 detentions lawsuit

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear an appeal by former senior officials during George W. Bush's presidency seeking to block a lawsuit filed by immigrants, mainly Muslims, detained after the Sept. 11 attacks who said they faced abusive treatment.
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Tehran, Oct 24, IRNA - Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi on Monday rebuked the Turkish government for violating Iraqi territory under excuse of fight against terrorism without permission from
Tehran, Oct 24, IRNA – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Sunday that Iran is ready for any cooperation on establishment of ceasefire in Syria and sending humanitarian supplies to alleviat
Tehran, Oct 24, IRNA – Head of Presidential Council of Bosnia-Herzegovina Bakir Izetbegovic arrived in Tehran on Monday afternoon at invitation of President Hassan Rouhani.
Paris, Oct 24, IRNA – A visiting Iranian delegation to Paris met with senior French officials on Monday.
Tehran, Oct 24, IRNA – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday conferred with European Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection Christos Stylianides on situation of foreign refu
Pakistan's experienced all-rounder, Mohammad Hafeez has informed the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) that he is ready to undergo a bowling assessment test from the ICC The post Pakistan’s Mohammad
Trade union Solidarity plans to take the SABC to court again after freelancer Pieter van den Berg’s contract with the public broadcaster was unfairly ended.
Udayveer Singh, a Samajwadi Party MLC and one of the closest aides of Akhilesh Yadav, was on Saturday expelled from the party for "undignified" conduct days after he wrote to SP supremo Mulayam Singh
Economic Freedom Front leader Julius Malema reckons only brave men should step forward to claim a wife.
One of the world’s top economists, Ukrainian Bohdan Hawrylyshyn died in Kyiv on the morning of Oct. 24 – just five days after celebrating his 90’s jubilee. Hawrylyshyn leaves his wif
The Ukrainian Prosecutor General’s Office has closed the criminal proceedings against member of the Verkhovna Rada of the 7th convocation from the Party of Regions Volodymyr Medyanyk and he has
While Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump exchange blows in the public arena, two knights of different genders squared off in a unique matchup at the Saint Louis Renaissance Festival.
On Monday Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal alleged that SAD-BJP and Congress had joined hands to stop AAP from winning the Punjab assembly elections whi
Ukrainian businessman Oleh Bakhmatyuk, the major shareholder in agricultural group Ukrlandfarming, is in talks with Chinese and Middle East investors about possibly selling a stake in the company, Int
Kamat alleged that Gomes and Ticlo had allotted several residential apartments to people under Housing Board's projects at Curti
Besides the election, there is a more important battle taking place, Franklin Graham says, and the battle against godless secularism is for the soul of the country.
Tehran, Oct 24, IRNA – Spokesman for the Foreign Ministry has announced that the comprehensive talks between Iran and Europe on different issues will be held in Belgium's capital, Brussels in Dec
Nicola Sturgeon warns Theresa May she is not "bluffing" about a referendum after the devolved governments' leaders meet to discuss Brexit at No 10.
Luanda - Angolan ambassador to Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Emilio Guerra said Monday that the success of DRC agreement, signed this month between the presidential majority and some opposi
The Merafong Local Municipality in Gauteng should have approached the courts to challenge a decision by then Minister of Water Affairs Buyelwa Sonjica that it should not levy a surcharge on w
Donald Trump's slide could hurt the GOP-controlled Congress.
About 1,300 migrants are bussed away from the "Jungle" camp in Calais to other parts of France as the authorities clear the controversial camp.
It is hardly surprising that Italy, an old friend of Russia, led the successful charge to soften conclusions at last week’s EU summit. It removed threats to tighten sanctions on Moscow a in response t
On Monday the Supreme Court sought responses from controversial RJD leader Shahabuddin, sent back to jail by the apex court, and Bihar government as to why he should not be shifted out of the state an
The DA in Parliament on Monday challenged Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan to introduce structural reforms to assist the economy during Wednesday’s medium term budget policy statement‚ incl
Tehran, Oct 24, IRNA – An Iranian parliamentary delegation which is in Geneva to take part in the 5th Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Conference, also participated in the opening ceremony of IAEA'
NOTABLES --WEEKEND IN REVIEW -- TRUMP VOWS TO SUE SEXUAL ASSAULT ACCUSERS AMID PLAN FOR FIRST 100 DAYS: Donald Trump kicked off a speech in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania about his plan for his first 100 d
Khomein, Markazi Prov, Oct 24, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani said that the great Iranian nation will never let the country's independence, the nation's freedom, and the Islamic Republic of
Khomein, Markazi Prov, Oct 24, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani says the great Iranian nation will never let the country's independence, the nation's freedom, and the Islamic Republic of Iran&
He then added, as an insult to injury, that Akhilesh was accepted as chief minister only because he was his son and that he never had any "individual standing in politics". The post Samajwadi Party fe
In a major encounter which took place in the early hours of Monday on Andhra-Odisha border, 25 Maoists were killed in a joint operation by the AP and Odisha police, according to police sources. There
Although Christian persecution continues to be one of the biggest human rights issues facing the world, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump have shared very f
At least one African country has asked South Africa to go back on its stated intention to withdraw from the International Criminal Court (ICC).
About 21:00 hrs on Sunday night, Traffic Police Sofia inspected an Iveco truck driven by a 46-year old man from Vidin. A total of 45 foreigners were discovered in the cargo section of the truck, repor

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