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WATCH: Obama Tells Protesters 'Get Your Own Rally'

The president was interrupted several times during a rally in Greensboro, North Carolina, tonight.
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Islamabad, March 28, IRNA — Iranian authorities have handed over 70 Pakistani nationals to Pakistani authorities at Taftan border in Balochistan, state media reported.
Tehran, March 28, IRNA – Algerian Minister of Culture Azzeddine Mihoubi says cultural movements play an important role in fighting against Takfiri and extremist groups, stressing that Algeria sees it
Tehran, March 28, IRNA - President of the Algerian Council of the Nation Abdelkhader Bensalah praised Iran’s efforts in fighting terrorism in Iraq and Syria.
Tehran, March 28, IRNA – Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani urged further economic and parliamentary cooperation with Bangladesh, saying the two should also strengthen their banking interactions.
Georgian nationals with biometric passports will be able to travel to most European Union member states without visas as of March 28. The day has been eagerly anticipated by Tbilisi, which has long so
There's been an outpouring of messages and condolences following the death of struggle stalwart and icon Ahmed Kathrada.
In a slick online video, 22-year-old Turkish student Ali Gul sits in front a drum kit and framed artwork while making tart remarks about Turkey’s political leadership. He wraps up by musing that
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine on the third anniversary of the adoption of the UN General Assembly resolution “Territorial Integrity of Ukraine” (68/262) demands from the Russi
Moscow’s Tverskoy District Court has ordered a 25-day arrest of Nikolai Lyaskin, an associate of opposition activist Alexei Navalny and head of the Progress Party’s Moscow division, for a
Jacob Zuma tells senior leaders of the South African Communist Party that he plans to fire Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan - sources.
Limiting the number of polling stations in countries outside the EU and the prohibition of using languages other than Bulgarian during the election campaign are said to be part of the problems that in
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa will participate in negotiations with the Road Accident Fund facilitated by the CCMA.
Ahmed Kathrada died this morning at the age of 87. Here are some pictures of the Struggle icon from Independent Media's archives.
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan faces a court showdown with the Guptas today, with President Zuma also there as an “interested party”. But wait there's more...
Luanda - The presidents of Angola, José Eduardo dos Santos, and of Equatorial Guinea, Teodoro Obiang Guema, expressed their satisfaction at the spirit of solidarity that characterizes the fraternal r
In a letter to Bulgarian President Rumen Radev, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has expressed readiness of the Commission to examine the long-term needs of Bulgaria for effective gua
Larsen & Toubro (L&T) said the Buildings & Factories Business of L&T Construction has bagged a major design and build order worth Rs 2,903 crore to re-develop Mumbai’s century-old BDD
Shashi Tharoor had said he has lived with a victim of mental illness and knows the pain
Congress said the BJP was aiming for communal polarisation by calling the firebrand UP CM
To attend Parliament MPs need to travel by plane too: Lok Sabha Speaker
The External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj, today spoke to the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath, about the alleged attack on African students in Noida after a foreign student pleaded w
Struggle stalwart Ahmed Kathrada has died aged 87.
A new report from Samara Canada suggests Canadians feel better about the state of their democracy than they have in two years — but they say there's
The White House cited the negative effect on jobs as its justification.
Thousands of meat sellers in UP shut shops for an indefinite period against Yogi Adityanath
This would be the first meeting of the full council after BJP's victory the Assembly polls
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump will sign an executive order on Tuesday to undo a slew of Obama-era climate change regulations, a move meant to bolster domestic energy production bu
The tweets follow news of a probe into Russian election interference.
PM Modi to host dinner to discuss the strategy for the Presidential polls
The huge properties, vine yards, hotels, farm houses were bought by Chidambaram: Swamy
BJP juggernaut rolled on in UP and in the neighbouring state of Uttarakhand
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee asked the government ethics watchdog on Monday to review comments by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin plugging "The Lego Batman
Rep. Devin Nunes called his actions "pretty common."

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