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Stable govt in Punjab necessary for Country's security: PM Modi

Modi, however, did not take the name of the Congress scion. Reiterating that he had chose to contest from Lambi in order to rout Mr Badal completely, Mr Singh...


Growing fallout from Trump's crackdown as refugees detained at U.S. airports

On Friday, Trump signed an executive order to curb immigration and the entry of refugees from some Muslim-majority countries. They include Hameed Khalid Darw...


'Great idea': Netanyahu tweets support for Trump's Mexico border wall

A senior Palestinian politician has said that if the USA follows through with President Donald Trump's election campaign promise to move the country's embas...


Britain's May Due in Turkey for Talks With Erdogan

Following her meeting with Erdogan, May was due to hold talks with Prime Minister Binali Yildirim. Mrs May copped a bitter backlash from campaigners as other ...


President Trump: 'Very Early' To Talk About Lifting Sanctions Against Russia

First of all, Putin will congratulate Trump on taking office then they will likely to discuss bilateral ties. The sanctions represented a novel attempt to e...


Second FSB Agent Arrested; Possible Links To US Election Hacking

Both men were arrested in December. Also arrested in December was a manager of the renowned Russian cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab. It added: "We d...


Facing jihadist attack, Syrian rebels join bigger faction

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based monitor, has said Fateh al-Sham appears to believe that local rebels were providing coordinates for the...


Where to feast for Chinese New Year

Grass gardens feature orange and yellow lilies symbolic of rebirth and growth. This year's Lunar New Year, which marks the beginning of the 15-day Spring Fe...


Chile's timber industry says over 40000 hectares lost to fires

President Michelle Bachelet on Tuesday had ordered extra funds to fight what she referred to as the country´s worst-ever forest fires. A almost decade-long drou...


Geneva talks on Syrian crisis postponed to February end: Russian FM

The Astana negotiations will be followed by a UN-mediated meeting in Geneva expected to take place on February 8. "At the same time, we're sure that it's time t...


U.S. economic growth slowed in 2016 to 1

The composition of growth in 2016 was not surprising as consumer spending continues to be the main driver of our economy. "It is widely expected that GDP growth...


Volkswagen CEO might have known about the emissions scandal before July 2015

The investigation into the company's massive emission test cheating scandal is still on, and fresh evidence from 28 homes and offices in Braunschweig near the v...


Australian Open 2017: Nadal edges past Dimitrov to set up Federer final

And with someone like Wawrinka, the 17-times grand slam victor knows how much his 31-year-old compatriot has progressed since their first meeting indoors in Rot...


Red panda escapes from zoo

A rogue red panda is on the lam after escaping from the Virginia Zoo . Staff started by searching the zoo, even recruiting police to use a geothermal camera to...


Korean defector says his sons were reason he fled

In August 2016, Thae moved to South Korea, and there she has been speaking to the media to explain why she has abandoned the Kim Jong-un regime. Thae is now...


Trump Greeted by Protesters Outside GOP Retreat

Winikur also said she felt Trump's choices to run the Energy and Health & Human Services departments (former Texas Gov. Rick Perry and Georgia Rep. Tom Price) w...


Trump team ponders changes to USA commitment to United Nations

The paper's Interpreter columnist Max Fisher said he had viewed two draft executive orders from president Trump which outline cuts to USA funding for the Unit...


Not Again: Trump's Baker Accused of Plagiarizing Obama's Inauguration Cake

Duff Goldman , the celebrity baker and owner of Charm City Cakes in Maryland, made the cake in 2013 and he has spoken out about how the cakes look identical. "I...


Vatican condom row: pope prevails as Knights of Malta chief resigns

Both the order and the Vatican confirmed that Pope Francis had accepted the "resignation" of the order's Grand Master, Englishman Matthew Festing , who had...


New Gambia President Barrow returns after ousted leader's exile

The Swedish UN ambassador, Olof Skoog, who holds the security council's presidency, said: "We shouldn't just turn our back on Gambia now and walk away to the ne...


Mexico may leave NAFTA if renegotiation unfavourable - minister

But the latter will depend largely on Donald Trump, whose statements regarding trade have emphasized the importance of trade deals that are favorable to the U.S...


Donald Trump reinstates policy that restricts abortions

U.S. President Donald Trump shows the Executive Order titled "Mexico City" which bans federal funding of abortions overseas after signing it in the Oval Offic...


State Department freezes Obama's $221m gift to Palestinians

In addition to the $221 million for the Palestinians, the Obama administration also told Congress on Friday it was going ahead with the release of another $6 mi...


Israel okay's 2500 new Jewish homes in Palestinian territory

Commentators in Israel have said it was too early to tell what Trump's policy on these matters will actually be once he takes office. Following the meetin...


Rio Tinto extracted top dollar in Yancoal coal deal

The second option would see Yancoal - which has China's Yanzhou Coal as its major shareholder - make an initial payment of US$1.95 billion followed by a further...


Hollywood Reacts To Mary Tyler Moore's Tragic Passing

Her most recent TV gig was as a guest star on TV Land's Hot in Cleveland in 2013. She gained fame in the 1960s as the frazzled wife Laura Petrie on The Dic...


Trump May Suspend Some Immigration From Iraq, 6 Other Countries

A total of 84,995 refugees arrived in the U.S.in the fiscal year 2016. "Another order will block visas being issued to anyone from Syria, Iraq, Iran , Libya, S...


State of Tobacco Control Report: SC Gets a Failing Grade

It says Arkansas needs to maintain the current level of prevention funding, remove exemption for the state's clean indoor air act to protect workers from second...


AMBER Alert cancelled; girl found safely

The Amber Alert notes that the suspect's intentions are unknown and police fear for the child's safety. The girl is Filipina, with dark brown eyes and hair. S...


New Sinn Féin leader calls for change in attitude of DUP

Following in the footsteps of former Sinn Féin leader and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness would be no "mean feat" but "a challenge I'm certainly up for"...


Trump Proclaims 'National Day Of Patriotic Devotion'

Rumblings of Trump proclaiming the modern iteration of a "patriotic devotion" day came shortly after the president was sworn in on January 20. Trump's inaugur...


Next Goa government will function under Manohar Parrikar's leadership: Amit Shah

Responding to a query on BJP president Amit Shahs statement that next Goa government would function under leadership of Parrikar "irrespective of wherever he ma...


Obamas keep low profile on second day of Palm Springs vacation

Obama's entourage was tight-lipped prior to their visit as to how long they would be staying in the area, leading some to renew speculations about a potential p...


President Trump gives controversial United States oil pipelines the green light

The executive action, due on President Trump's fourth day in office, would be in line with his campaign promise to support Keystone XL. The Standing Rock Sio...


Trump Open to Joint Military Actions With Russia in Syria, Spicer Says

In addition to saying it received coordinates "from the US side via hotline", the Russian Defense Ministry said Monday that two Russian warplanes and two aircra...


Canada should step in to fill Trump's abortion 'gag rule' gap: advocate

Wade decision. The most important characteristic of the Mexico City Policy is that it establishes an eligibility criterion for US funding: If a group is un...


Life sciences to be funded by government investment

Ahead of the green paper's publication, Suez UK cheif executive David Palmer-Jones ( pictured below ) said his company would work with the Government to emb...


Police Confuse Wanted Man with Black Race Relations Adviser

Judah Adunbi, 63, was mistakenly Tasered by police outside his home last week after officers thought he was a wanted man . According to a video made by a nei...


Iraqi forces take complete control of eastern Mosul: defense ministry

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has ordered the formation of a committee to investigate reports of abduction and abuse committed by Iraqi forces in Nineveh...


Trump To Start Negotiations on NAFTA With Canada, Mexico

Mexico's foreign minister is scheduled to hold talks with Trump administration officials in Washington next week amid growing fears that the new USA president's...


Marco Rubio to Support Rex Tillerson for Secretary of State

That was a big deal because the Democrats on the committee only need one Republican defection to reject Tillerson. Stephanopoulos pressed McCain on how Tiller...


Ukip leader Paul Nuttall to fight crunch Stoke-on-Trent by-election

And he said he wanted to see a separate English Parliament, telling his supporters: "I am sick and exhausted of Englishness being the one national identity in o...


Obama's last airstrike 'kills 100 al-Qaeda fighters in Syria'

Jeff Davis announced on Friday. The strike on Thursday was the second major United States military attack in the final hours of Barack Obama's presidency. The...


West African troops near Gambia's capital after Jammeh flees

His departure followed two days of negotiations led by Guinea's President Alpha Conde and Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz of Mauritania that have prompted speculation o...


South Korea's culture minister arrested over blacklist of artists

Cho became the first minister in active service to be arrested in South Korea. In the early hours of the morning, the Seoul Central District Court issued a ...


Magnitude 8 Quake Hits Solomon Islands, Tsunami Possible

The Bureau of Meteorology also confirmed that there was no tsunami threat to Australia. Aloysius Laukai from Bougainville's New Dawn FM said the quake was str...


Trump Son-In-Law All Clear for White House Job

The Kushner opinion also referenced a 1995 ruling from the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit that found that the executive residence at the White House...


Lawyer says has seen no evidence of wrongdoing by El Chapo

Intel: Prosecutors say Guzman sometimes carried a gold-plated AK-47 rifle and a gold-and-diamond-encrusted.45 mm handgun. Now in his late 50s, he faces the poss...


Marine Le Pen hails patriotism as the policy of the future

Europe's far-right leaders expressed hope Saturday for major political changes on the continent, following Brexit and Donald Trump's presidential victory. Gathe...


French voters choosing left-wing presidential nominee

French left-wing voters are casting ballots in a nationwide presidential primary aimed at producing a candidate strong enough to confront formidable conservativ...