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Gunman killed in New Jersey clash

A suspected gunman was shot dead and 22 people were injured on Sunday after a dispute among rival gangs erupted into gunfire at an all-night arts festival in Trenton, New Jersey, officials said.
Jun 19, 2018 00:00 IST

Germany's interior minister Horst Seehofer wants quick action on migrants

Germany's interior minister Horst Seehofer says he wants to be able to start turning migrants back at the border quickly if Chancellor Angela Merkel's talks with other European Union countries fail to produce results this month.
Jun 18, 2018 18:41 IST

First lady Melania Trump 'hates' to see families separated

The emotional debate over separating immigrant parents and their children at the nation's southern border is getting some strong comments from first ladies — past and present — who want the practice changed.
Jun 18, 2018 11:14 IST

Audi CEO detained in diesel emissions case

German authorities on Monday detained the chief executive of Volkswagen's Audi division, Rupert Stadler, as part of a probe into manipulation of emissions controls.
Jun 18, 2018 16:09 IST

Former Bangladesh PM Zia critical, not able to walk on her own: BNP leader

Bangladesh's imprisoned former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia is critically ill and not able to walk on her own, a senior leader of the main opposition BNP has said. 
Jun 18, 2018 14:10 IST

Trade war fears strain global economy

Only a few months ago, the global economy appeared to be humming, with all major nations growing in unison. Now, the world's fortunes are imperilled by an unfolding trade war.
Peter S. Goodman, Ian Austen and Elisabeth Malkin Jun 18, 2018 00:00 IST

Taliban pour into cities as clock ticks

Taliban militants headed into cities across Afghanistan on Sunday as they celebrated their Id ceasefire with feasts and selfies, raising questions about what happens when the ceasefire ends at midnight.
Reuters Jun 18, 2018 00:00 IST

Mugged, Javid to give cops more teeth

UK home secretary Sajid Javid is to give police much greater powers to pursue violent gangsters who use mopeds to target members of the public - not least because he was himself the victim of a "mugging" when his mobile phone was snatched outside Euston station in London.
Amit Roy Jun 18, 2018 00:00 IST

Saudis hit Yemen port city

A Saudi-led coalition conducted air strikes on Yemen's Hodeidah airport on Sunday to support forces trying to seize control from Iran-aligned Houthi fighters, who are facing their biggest challenge in the war.
Reuters Jun 18, 2018 00:00 IST

1995 kids 'separated from families'

The government said on Friday that 1,995 children were separated from 1,940 adults at the US-Mexico border between April 19 and May 31, as the Trump administration implements stricter border enforcement policies.
Reuters Jun 17, 2018 00:00 IST

Fire guts Glasgow School of Art

A large fire ripped through the Glasgow School of Art in Scotland overnight on Friday, officials said on Saturday morning, causing extensive damage to a building considered the jewel in the city's architectural crown.
New York Times News Service Jun 17, 2018 00:00 IST

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