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Newspapers welcome George Osborne to the trade with words of warning

Mr Osborne, who masterminded the Remain campaign during the European Union referendum, was ditched by Mrs May as soon as she took over as Prime Minister. "Growi...


Syrian rebels, families begin leaving Homs in deal with govt

Their departure, after intense negotiations, involves the movement of more than 1,500 people to the northeastern region of Aleppo under the supervision of the R...


Two planes collide mid-air over shopping centre in Canada

Longueuil police spokesperson Nancy Colagiacomo said that only one person was aboard each plane. Police said that the incident took place shortly before 1pm l...


AS Monaco 3 Manchester City 1 - Defensive woes exposed again

Just as in the first leg, which they lost 5-3 after leading 3-2, they seemed to run out of steam in the second half but Tiemoue Bakayoko , one of five players ...


Yogi Adityanath chosen as Uttar Pradesh CM

Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma will be the deputy chief ministers of the state. - ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) March 17, 2017#FLASH BJP's legislature party mee...


Trump slams media coverage of Merkel meeting

Merkel could be seen leaning towards Trump, who sat with his hands firmly locked between his knees, a very "un-Trump" like gesture. In trying to justify Trump...


Gold, silver trade higher in early trade

USD/CAD is supported at 1.3274 levels and is trading at 1.3324 levels. While the Fed raised interest rates by 25 basis points on Wednesday, it kept to its ori...


"Now is not the time", May tells Scotland on independence vote

She said there would be further talks with devolved administrations. Just in case some people in Whitehall aren't listening: Scotland's referendum is going to...


Travel Ban Legal Battles Continue, As Administration Appeals New Injunction

Robart, the supreme law of the land. So it is no surprise that in the wake of the president's new travel ban, another grandstanding judge - several of them, in ...


NCAA Tournament 2017 First Round

So for any March Madness participants - the bottom line? (1) North Carolina Tar Heels vs. (16) Texas Southern Tigers, 4 p.m. Does a team from the Fir...


IOC sets up group to look at double 2024-2028 Olympic picks

All the units have already been sold to private buyers once the 2018 Games is over. Since December, Bach has repeated warnings about a bid process that produc...


Trump envoy meets with Israeli settler groups

Netanyahu's statements, as reported by Haaretz, came on Thursday afternoon, ahead of his second meeting with Trump's special envoy Jason Greenblatt, for talks o...


Killed in Airstrike on Syrian Mosque, Rights Office Reports

The US military says it carried out an airstrike in northern Syria against an al-Qaeda target, but denies deliberately targeting a mosque where at least 42 pe...


Devastating floods kill scores in Peru

As torrents of floodwaters cascaded behind her, the 32-year-old - covered from head to toe in slick, beige mud -was almost camouflaged as she carefully stepped ...


Massive Fire Consumes Building In Downtown Raleigh

WRAL-TV reports a five-story apartment building under construction in the city's downtown caught fire around 10 p.m., Eastern Time. Officials said the fire s...


Tillerson Says State Department Spending 'Unsustainable'

As Trump's approach to foreign policy evolves, the concerns about the role of the State Department-and the new secretary of state-only continue to grow. "We exp...


29 killed in pro-Houthi strike on mosque in Yemen

Yemen officials confirmed there had been an incident, with an official saying the bodies of 33 refugees had been taken to hospital in the port city of Hodeida. ...


Trump to auto CEOs: 'Build modern plants like you've built in Mexico'

California Gov. Jerry Brown goes after EPA Director Scott Pruitt over Trump decision to relax fuel efficiency standards. "And you, as workers, will be respected...


Exploding letter 'injures one' at International Monetary Fund office in Paris

Armed officers arrived on the scene shortly afterwards and the Paris police department said the operation was ongoing. A spokesman for the police said the I...


France Issues Terror Warning After School Shooting

Authorities said a shooting has been reported at a high school in south-east France. Police SWAT teams are on the scene and are now investigating the area ...


Canadian Girl Guides cancel USA travel ahead of ban

It said the organization values providing safe, inclusive and accepting experiences to its members, including when travelling. The group cited uncertainty about...


Captain Amarinder Singh in charge of Punjab again

Charanjit Singh Channi, leader of the Congress legislature party and Sadhu Singh Dharamsot, Nabha legislators also took an oath at the ceremony. However, there ...


Kim's identity confirmed through son's DNA: Malaysia

Malaysia said the group of people with the expired visas were working in Sarawak, one of two Malaysian states on the island of Borneo. Pak Myong Ho, a ministe...


Theresa May has blocked a second Scottish independence referendum before Brexit

Speaking in Cardiff, May will lay out an expanded "Plan for Britain", vowing to put Britain first and issuing a warning to Scottish first minister Nicola Sturge...


Top 14 chiefs to meet over Racing-Stade Francais merger

Asked about the strike rumours, players' union chief Robins Tchale-Watchou said: "I am meeting with Stade Francais players today, we'll see what comes out of it...


House Intel Chair Says There's No Evidence of Trump's Wiretapping Allegations

Trump provided no evidence for his claim. The House Intelligence Committee announced Wednesday that FBI Director James Comey and Admiral Mike Rogers, the dire...


Greens criticise SA government's gas-fired power plant announcement

The South Australian government will build its own gas power plant to have government-owned stand-by power available in South Australia for emergencies. can not...


Dutch party leaders vote in many-horse race

Interpreting the outcome of Dutch elections is tricky at the best of times due to the proliferation of parties (there may be more than a dozen represented in ...


Miguel Cabrera, K-Rod help Venezuela advance in World Baseball Classic

Venezuela will play Italy in a one-game tiebreaker Monday night, with the victor advancing to the second round. Dominican Republic infielder Carlos Santana...


Kushner Companies and Anbang may revive stalled tower at 666 Fifth Avenue

If this deal moves forward, the building will be valued at $2.85 billion, the largest sum for a single tower in Manhattan. Kroll called some $1.1 billion in deb...


China urges cooperation with US

He said on Wednesday that achieving the 2016 target "will not be easy", and warned that China faced a plethora of financial risks at home. "The chairmen rec...


Coast Guard helicopter crew member dies in hospital

Speaking to media outside Government Buildings, he said the Government is determined that no resources will be spared in the search for the remaining missing cr...


Caledonian Sky cruise ship wrecks one of Indonesia's best coral reefs

The Indonesian government said it was assessing the damage and would seek compensation from the company. An "underwater Amazon" was severely damaged when the ...


Gov. Wolf signs proclamation of disaster for Winter Storm 'Stella'

Almost one foot of snow is expected for high-elevation areas in Fayette County. A winter storm warning will be active from 8 p.m. Monday until 12 p.m. "We're pr...


Challengers race to block new travel ban before it goes into effect

The Northwest Immigrant Rights Project has filed an amended class-action lawsuit , saying the new version of the travel ban discriminates against Muslims and r...


Family speaks after kids crash BBC interview with dad

She was recording Kelly's appearance on her phone and apparently, the interview had been on a delay. "I hope people just enjoy it, not argue over this thing...


CIA Given Power to Launch Drone Strikes Under President Trump

The move would be a change from the policy of former President Barack Obama's administration of limiting the CIA's "paramilitary" role, the newspaper reported. ...


Congress cries foul over lost opportunity to rule Goa, Manipur

Besides, one seat was won by All India Trinamool Congress and one by an independent in the 60-member assembly. While ordering floor test, the bench noted the ...


Francois Fillon charged over fake jobs scandal

Their two eldest children, Marie and Charles, also allegedly worked for their father in the French senate, raking in more cash. Fillon however says he has don...


Advocates Denounce EU's Workplace Headscarf Ruling

After three years of work as a receptionist in a Belgian security firm, Samira A. decided in 2006 that she would wear her headscarf to work and not just in he...


Brexit Bill to become law in coming days, says Theresa May

With a vote set for Monday on a bill granting May the authority to open divorce talks with the European Union, some Conservative lawmakers are pushing for Parl...


Messy commute expected as winter storm hits southern Ontario

Strong winds will also result in localized blowing snow so that visibility will be reduced and driving could be hazardous. A major winter storm bringing up ...


NM's unemployment rate highest in the nation

It is a great growth rate. The revised November rate was 2.9 percent. The bureau has made major revisions to its estimates of local job growth every year since ...


Sara Connor jailed for four years over fatal assault on Bali policeman

Over the course of their trial, the court had heard the couple were having a night on the beach when they realised Connor's handbag was missing. Connor said she...


Scotland paves the way for second referendum

Ms Sturgeon and her supporters argue that the Brexit vote changed all that since Scotland voted for Britain to stay in the European Union by 62 per cent in th...


Malaysia hopes to open N.Korea talks `in next few days`

Kim had apparently told Japanese officials at the time of his detention that he wanted to visit Disneyland in the country. They were protesting the rising ten...


46 killed, dozens missing in Ethiopia garbage dump landslide

Hundreds of people rely on the 50-year-old Reppi dump, the city's only landfill site, to survive. Elderly women cried, and others stood anxiously waiting for ne...


Trump Wants To Host China's Xi At Florida Resort

According to CNN, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will travel to Beijing this week, in part, to finalize plans for the Mar-a-Lago meeting. Axios first r...


Rahul Gandhi congratulates PM Modi on UP Victory

Nihal Singh said Uttar Pradesh was a minus point for Rahul Gandhi as his campaign was not too effective. "I congratulate Narendra Modi and the Bharatiya Janat...


Cuomo Orders Probe After Rochester JCC Receives 2nd Bomb Threat

Saying he was "profoundly disturbed and disgusted" by the threat, Cuomo said it "is a despicable and cowardly act that will not be tolerated in NY". "The new ...