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Muslim man dies after attack by cow vigilantes in India

Police said Pehlu Khan died Tuesday of the injuries he sustained when he and 14 other men were brutally beaten Saturday night in Rajasthan state. Cows are con...


Sherman trade talks have occurred — Seahawks GM

It's just open communication. We know what's going on. As Schneider said, "98 percent of the deals that we're involved with, we don't follow through with". We k...


Oregon's Merkley ends all-night speech as Supreme Court clash nears

Anschutz, revealed last month by the New York Times . Democratic Sen. Jeff Merkley has ended his marathon speech on the Senate floor against President Donald...


Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon visits California

Since Scots voted down independence, 55 to 45 per cent, the Scottish National Party has grown enormously with many Scots getting politicized by the bitter campa...


US will take action on Syrian chemical attacks if UN doesn't

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley strongly condemned Russian Federation and the Syrian government Wednesday over the chemical weapons attack on ...


Advertisers flee Bill O'Reilly's show but impact unclear

Now, if Trump's take sounds like the sort of thing a president shouldn't say just days after giving a speech about preventing sexual assault, you might be on to...


China warns India after Dalai Lama visits Arunachal Pradesh

Chief Minister Pema Khandu, who is accompanying the Dalai Lama to Tawang, said that China has no right to interfere in India's business, telling what to do ...


Blaming Assad, Trump says Syria attack 'cannot be tolerated'

He suggested that the attack that killed 72 people had cut into his former reluctance to plunge the USA further into the complex and risky turmoil in the Midd...


United States stocks close lower after Fed minutes

The minutes said rate hikes would continue gradually as long as "the economy continued to perform about as expected". During that time, the Fed's holdings ros...


Flood watch for much of the week

The rainfall could also cause urban street flooding and flooding in poor drainage areas, according to the flood watch . Isolated instances of flash flooding ma...


Michael Flynn in talks with Congress, wary of prosecution

The spokesman for Rep. Devin Nunes, the chairman of the House intelligence committee, said there was never an immunity deal offered to Flynn. US President D...


Girl, 8, who escaped NSW flood left without mother, sister or brother

A "heroic" mother who perished with two of her three children after their vehicle plunged into a northern NSW river died trying to save her kids, police say. Fo...


Will Hillary Clinton Run Again? Chelsea Weighs In On Presidential Run

Clinton dismissed the idea that the former 2016 Democratic nominee has plans to seek public office again. "I think we're seeing what that means right now", Ch...


Former Trump adviser admits to 2015 communication with Russian spy

BuzzFeed News obtained the court filing for the case, which included a transcript of a conversation between Victor Podobnyy , the person accused of spying, an...


Slain Texas lawman felt threat from target of probe

Texas authorities said Greenwood was ambushed and shot in the neck but somehow managed to call for help. Greenwood was given aid at the scene and was eventua...


Citing Abortions in China, Trump Cuts Funds For UN Family Planning Agency

In its statement , the State Department referred to a presidential directive signed by Trump in January, which banned US funding for any worldwide organizatio...


AK Walia threatens to quit Cong over 'irregularity in ticket'

He has been a member of the Delhi Assembly for four terms, representing Laxmi Nagar constituency. The veteran Congressman also alleged that the party is ignor...


South Africa's new finance minister notes 'mutual suspicion'

Gordhan was reportedly sacked because of an alleged intelligence report into meetings he held in London earlier this week. Earlier a year ago, South Africa's hi...


Japan to send ambassador back to South Korea

Seoul's Foreign Ministry officials said they have also been informed on the envoy's reinstatement, which they said would facilitate closer consultations between...


Japanese envoys to return to S. Korea

Japan's ambassador to Seoul and consul general to Busan are expected to return to Korea on Tuesday after being recalled to Tokyo almost three months ago to pr...


Japan to send back envoy recalled over S. Korea statue

Kishida added that Nagamine will strongly urge acting South Korean President Hwang Kyo-ahn to ensure the settlement of the diplomatic row over the "comfort woma...


Japan envoy returning to South Korea after recall over 'comfort woman' statue

Before and during World War II, many Korean and other women in Asia were forced to work in brothels for the Japanese military in what was known as Japan's "comf...


Japan envoy recalled over statue flap to return to S. Korea

The two nations in 2015 agreed that the issue of "comfort women", which has long troubled ties between the Asian neighbours, would be "finally and irreversibly ...


2 dozen reported arrested in Moscow protest attempts

Thousands of people participated in anti-corruption protests across Russian Federation on Sunday, March 26. The Moscow office of Russia's Investigative Comm...


Institutions with better ranking to get more funds, autonomy: Javadekar

Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad was adjudged the finest management institute. In the overall ranking category, Savitribai Phule Pune University clock...


Bill proposing school finance changes headed to Texas House

But House Speaker Joe Straus ruled Tuesday that the rule wasn't relevant. The Senate will roll out its budget proposal on Thursday. Republicans will likely ...


White House won't comment on Manafort

Manafort and Deripaska maintained a business relationship until at least 2009. "We are now of the belief that this model can greatly benefit the Putin governm...


Babies cry more in Canada, Britain and Italy

Parents struggling with a wailing baby can rest assured they are not alone - British babies cry more than in a number of other industrialised countries, a stud...


3 dead as boiler explodes, shoots through roof of St. Louis building

Louis Fire Department said on Twitter. The boiler, described as a being about the size of a van, then crashed into the administrative area of the Faultless He...


India keen to boost ties with Malaysia amid China build-up

He was addressing the India Malaysia Business Forum here organised jointly by industry chambers Ficci, Assocham and CII along with the Malaysian Investment Deve...


Casey says he will vote 'no' on Gorsuch nomination

The opposition from the two Democrats came after two days of hearings in which Gorsuch emerged unscathed and with solid Republican support in the GOP-led Senate...


Defunding Planned Parenthood would be unfair

Midday March 30, Vice President Mike Pence, as president of the Senate, cast a tiebreaking vote that allowed Senate action to proceed on a joint resolution to b...


Congress lets states block some Planned Parenthood money

Part of the United States Department of Health And Human Service's Office of Population Affairs, Title X is "the only federal grant program dedicated exclusiv...


Bill would let states block some Planned Parenthood money

Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., who has been home after surgery, to return to the Capitol in a wheelchair to provide support. For the second time as vice president, Pe...


Bastian Schweinsteiger scores in his MLS debut

Schweinsteiger made four appearances after being brought back into the first team in late October, but was last week granted a move to the United States - a dea...


Fire breaks out in Dubai building near Burj Khalifa

The world's tallest tower, a 2,717-foot-high structure called Burj Khalifa, is part of the Downtown Dubai development. Media Office also confirmed no injuri...


J&K: PM Modi inaugurates Asia's longest Chenani-Nashri tunnel

The 10.9 km-long Chenani-Nashri tunnel will reduce distance between the two places by 31 km. Prime Minister Modi said that the Centre has planned nine more tu...


Trump Aide Urges Defeat Of Michigan Member Of Freedom Caucus

White House social media director Dan Scavino Jr. took to Twitter on Saturday to urge primary challengers to unseat a prominent member of the hardline conservat...


Sindhu beat Marin to win her maiden India Open Super Series

Marin hasn't won a tournament post her historic gold medal at the Rio Olympics previous year and she has been battling an injury that has forced her to skip som...


EC dismisses AAP's complaint about EVM tampering

The minister said the Election Commission has chose to replace 9,30,430 EVMs purchased before 2006 in a phased manner before the General Election and simultaneo...


14-year-old charged in Chicago sex assault streamed online

The boy faces charges of aggravated criminal assault and manufacturing and disseminating child pornography. The investigation into the March 19 incident was p...


Israeli police kill Palestinian who stabbed three in Jerusalem

The incident took place close to the spot where, three days earlier, border police shot and killed a woman who tried to stab officers at Damascus Gate, a heavil...


Thousands evacuated as remnants of ex-tropical Cyclone Debbie widely felt

In its latest update the NSW State Emergency Service confirmed its volunteers had conducted more than 406 flood rescues and responded to 2220 requests for assis...


NYC mayor wants to close Rikers Island jail over next decade

Andrew Cuomo to former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara. "But it will happen". This, when numerous same voices who are loudest in demanding that Rikers close are j...


Gabriel: No 'UK rebate' in Brexit talks

The bill will transpose EU law, repeal the 1972 European Communities Act which formalises Britain's EU membership, and give ministers the power to change existi...


Gibraltar outraged that Spain has veto power over its future

Speaking at the Gibraltar Federation of Small Businesses (GFSB) Llamas said Gibraltar had developed a five-point strategy for Brexit. "Brexit is already c...


24 dead after river overflows, destroying homes in Colombia

In 1999 the late Hugo Chavez had to confront his nation's worst natural disaster when thousands of people died in mudslides. Santos says: "These rains are inc...


Tests find drugs, alcohol in blood of Paris airport attacker

The father and brother told police that Belgacem phoned them Saturday morning, minutes after shooting at the police traffic patrol, to say that he'd "made a mis...


India rejects China's objection on Dalai Lama's Arunachal visit

The Dalai Lama also recalled his escape from Tibet way back in 1959, described how he was received by Indian officials on the border in the Kameng sector of pre...


Venezuela court says it can take over congress' powers

The court's argument cited its own ruling in January 2016 that the National Assembly leadership was in contempt for swearing in three lawmakers who were banne...