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Reports: 3 hurt in shooting on Israeli car

Reports: 3 hurt in shooting on Israeli carPalestinian gunmen shot and injured at least three Israeli settlers on Monday in the occupied West Bank, news reports said

Lebanon objects to Arab League final statement

Lebanon objects to Arab League final statementForeign Affairs Minister Gebran Bassil Monday voiced his countrys reservation and opposition to a recent resolution by the Arab League that he said failed to mention the Palestinian right of return, a crucial item for Lebanon.

Shaath: Israeli sanctions will not stop us from pursuing our political struggle

Shaath: Israeli sanctions will not stop us from pursuing our political struggleFatah's Commissioner for International Relations Nabil Shaath has said that Palestinians have several diplomatic options to choose from, stressing that Israeli sanctions will not stop the Palestinian people from seeking to join international treaties and organisations.

500 people to undergo DNA tests at French school to find rapist

500 people to undergo DNA tests at French school to find rapistMore than 500 male students and staff were to give DNA samples in an unprecedented operation launched on Monday to uncover who raped a 16-year-old girl in the toilets of a French school.

After 50-year wait, Sydney to get second airport in Australia infrastructure drive

After 50-year wait, Sydney to get second airport in Australia infrastructure driveAustralia has approved a $2.4 billion project to build a long-awaited second airport for Sydney, likely boosting near-term investment and jobs in a bet that the city's air travel demand will grow enough to justify a surge in terminal capacity.

Erdogan Wants to Seek Turkey Presidency, Radikal Reports

Erdogan Wants to Seek Turkey Presidency, Radikal ReportsPrime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan wants to become the nations first president elected by popular vote when Turks go the polls in August, Radikal newspaper said today, without citing anyone.

Russian Jet Buzzed US Warship In Black Sea

Russian Jet Buzzed US Warship In Black SeaA near-encounter between a Russian fighter jet and a US warship in the Black Sea heightens tensions, as the CIA boss visits Kiev.

Iran Asks UN to Address US Refusal to Issue Envoy Visa

Iran Asks UN to Address US Refusal to Issue Envoy VisaIran is asking a United Nations committee to hold a special meeting on the refusal of the United States to issue a visa to Iran's choice for its ambassador to the U.N.

Supreme Court recognizes transgender as 'third gender':India

Supreme Court recognizes transgender as The Supreme Court on Tuesday recognised the existence of a third gender that is neither male nor female, in a landmark judgement hailed by transgender people.

Bomb Wounds 2 Policemen in Egyptian Capital

Bomb Wounds 2 Policemen in Egyptian CapitalA bomb has exploded in Egypt's capital, wounding two policemen.