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Parliament elects president, BJP-backed candidate Ram Nath Kovind favourite

Both Kovind and Kumar are from the Dalit community and have canvassed hard by visiting states to seek support of legislators. "We requested all MLAs, MPs of t...


Fresh Brexit talks begin with 'clock ticking'

Maajid made the comments after Tony Blair hinted that politicians high up in the European Union are prepared to offer the United Kingdom a deal to remain. " T...


Lydia Ko finishes tied for 33rd at US Open

That's how it probably came and I'm happy for it". She didn't become the first amateur in 40 years to win the U.S. Women's Open, either. Trump spent most of F...


Australia to adopt reforms allowing military a larger role responding to terror

NEW powers to prevent suspected terrorists from leaving the scene of an incident. "As public officials in this space, we must always ensure we never politicis...


Aussie golf tees up final spot at British Open

He then watched Shenkwin drop a shot at the final hole. Before last year's T43 finish at Royal Troon , Scott had finished inside the top ten at the previous ...


Vibrant northern lights forecast across Canada on weekend

If you live in a big city, light pollution may make them much harder to see. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced a moderate geomagne...


A day on the Tour de France

The race now takes a break before recommencing on Tuesday. The 30-year-old from Groningen is a regular finisher in the top 10 of the Tour, but usually has at ...


Teenager arrested after five hurt in London acid attacks

Metropolitan Police Chief Cressida Dick, speaking in a radio interview, condemned the attacks as " barbaric " and described the injuries that result from them...


Pakistan launches military operation near Afghan border

The ruling party also raised questions on the performance of the JIT members. "I have shown you what the army is doing". He said around 1760 joint check-posts w...


Liam Fox warns that Cabinet leaks could hurt UK Brexit talks

Appearing on the BBC's The Andrew Marr Show on Sunday (16 July), Hammond said it was inappropriate to discuss "out of context" quotes, but said he was happy...


Odisha MLAs cast votes for presidential election

He has practised in both the Delhi High Court and Supreme Court. Jailed MLAs Chhagan Bhujbal and Ramesh Kadam will be brought to the Maharashtra Legislative A...


New Evidence To Be Released In Delphi Murder Investigation

Abby Williams, 13, and Libby German, 14, were reported missing on February 13 after being dropped off along the Monon High Bridge Trail near Delphi to go hiking...


Reply to graft charges or face axe: Nitish to Tejashwi

JD (U) has 71 members, nine short of alliance partner RJD , who have 80 seats in a 243-member Bihar assembly. The source added that the Congress president, w...


Legendary Actor Martin Landau Has Passed Away At The Age Of 89

A second Oscar nomination followed for Allen's " Crimes and Misdemeanors " (1989), in which Landau brought a sympathetic twist to a NY ophthalmologist and phila...


South Korea Proposes Military, Red Cross Talks With N Korea

But it's unclear if those talks will be realized. Moon, the South's first liberal leader in a decade, believes dialogue should be used to help build trust, as...


The 2nd Round of the Brexit Talks Begins

A picture of Mr Davis sitting opposite Mr Barnier as the negotiations got under way caused a bit of a stir, with the Brexit Secretary having no notes or paper...


Essar Steel loses plea against bankruptcy proceedings

It was then argued "the initiation of proceedings under the Bankruptcy Code results in coercive steps including mandatory suspension of the functioning of the B...


Skydiver jumped to his death after leaving video for wife, police say

Police searched the area around Skydive DeLand on Flightline Bvld. for Vitantonio and found him face down in an open field near the runway at around 10 a.m....


Love mac and cheese? Beware of the chemical in those boxed versions

Three years ago a report titled, "Chronic Hazard Advisory Panel on Phthalates and Phthalate Alternatives" was given to the US Consumer Product Saftey Commis...


Al-Bashir to tour Gulf countries over crisis with Qatar

To further pressure Qatar, Saudi Arabia has totally closed its land border with its tiny neighbor, through which much of Qatar's food supply crossed. "We hope...


Donald Trump pouts as a French marching band plays Daft Punk

Closing out the visit, the French military band performed a fitting (and seriously sick) medley of Daft Punk tunes. All eyes were on Donald Trump's signatur...


USA denies visas to Russian replacements for expelled diplomats - Moscow

Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said allegations of interference and other accusations were "an obvious lie". "Return of the diplomatic propert...


Lea Michele remembers Cory Monteith on the fourth anniversary of his death

A few months before he died, Monteith entered rehab. "I miss seeing you every day on set, your supreme kindness and generosity", she writes. Lea has written...


Search continues for four missing Philadelphia men, possible suspect in custody

Bucks County District Attorney Matthew Weintraub says he suspects foul play is involved in the disappearance of the four men . A Pennsylvania man h...


US House may be near deal on stalled Russian Federation sanctions bill

This week, Trump has been defending his oldest son, Donald Trump Jr., who met with a Russian lawyer during the 2016 campaign after he was told she might hav...


2nd person of interest in custody in Bucks killings, reports say

DiNardo revealed where he had concealed their bodies on the 90-acre farm, about 30 miles north of Philadelphia, in exchange for avoiding the death penalty. Top ...


Sources confirm body found Thursday was suspect

The remains of a fugitive wanted in the 1980 slaying of a Pennsylvania police chief were recovered from the back of the MA home of his former wife, USA author...


Kings receive draft pick, cash from Knicks for exec Scott Perry

The Sacramento Kings have spent this National Basketball Association offseason as a darling of the league for the first time in what feels like 15 years. Alth...


Serena Williams disappointed by cravings

Williams also said her father and longtime coach was "always hands-on" but never demanded a fee or a cut of her earnings, and he told her it was up to her to d...


Border agents can't lawfully search data stored in the cloud

However, the data " solely stored" in the cloud comes under the exception. That could leave the door open for agents to potentially search through data that's ...


Democratic Congressman Accuses Trump of Coordination With Putin

Trump said on Wednesday he had asked Putin last week if he was involved in Russian interference in the campaign. Akhmetshin, who lobbied in Washington to o...


Delta profit misses estimates, but revenue rises

Stock price volatility is an indicator that is most often used by options traders to find changes in trends in the market place. About 465,035 shares traded. I...


Massive sinkhole swallows two Florida homes, forces evacuations

Within two hours, the sinkhole was 200 feet wide (61 meters) and 50 feet deep, said Guthrie, who spoke with reporters late Friday morning. Tobin says surround...


Jimmy Carter released from Winnipeg hospital, back at charity site

As a precaution, he was transported to St. Boniface General Hospital for rehydration, the statement explained. "He encourages everyone to stay hydrated and ke...


Man Trapped Inside ATM Sends Note For Help Through Receipt Slot

The contractor had no phone with him, so he sent help messages to folks using the ATM by sliding them through the receipt slot. When police showed up, p...


Glendale will join other cities in climate change initiative

The process of developing America's Pledge will also provide a roadmap for increased climate ambition from USA states, cities, businesses and others, and will...


Egypt Red sea resort stabbing: Six tourists wounded

According to The Telegraph , Egypt's Interior Ministry revealed that the suspected attacker was arrested and is being questioned by police to determine why h...


India is modernising its atomic power to target China

Apart from Jaishankar briefing the Opposition on Doklam row, the Home Secretary explained the gathering about the steps being taken by central government to t...


Scattered Storms This Weekend

Saturday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. The National Weather Service said we can expect sunny skies and near-normal temperatures Saturday and...


Marco Rubio Wants to Crack Down on Businesses Helping North Korea

Russia has also expressed its opposition to additional sanctions on North Korea , making it even more hard for the UNSC to agree on "punitive measures" against...


Turkey marks anniversary of failed coup against Erdogan rule

We will then initiate our plan B, and C. The European Union is not indispensable for us. Prime Minister Binali Yildirim was quoted by the state-run Anadolu ne...


Huge eel spill slimes OR highway, cars

The flying container hit a vehicle which then caused it and four other cars to be pushed into each other. Several cars and a long stretch of highway were co...


South Dakota GOP senators won't commit to new health bill

Proposed law: "Notwithstanding any other provision of federal or state law, it shall be lawful to purchase or sell any health insurance product in the United St...


Charges possible for taking Marine crash debris

A US military plane crashed in a MS soybean field on Monday afternoon, killing 15 Marines and a Navy Corpsman. Six Marines and a sailor from an elite unit b...


Parents fighting for the survival of terminally ill son

The answer, as is nearly common knowledge, is that doctors at England's Great Ormond Street Hospital have been treating Charlie, and it is their opinion that th...


Afghan girl roboticists granted U.S. visas

The competition brings together worldwide students and sheds light on global challenges as well as the importance of STEM education. The girls' applications for...


Seoul: Correlation Between KORUS FTA, Trade Imbalance Should Be Reviewed First

Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said he had formally notified Seoul of the move and that a meeting would be held in August, though no specific date had...


UK's Corbyn says European Union wants good post-Brexit ties

Meanwhile, the regional governments in Scotland and Wales have said they will attempt to block the bill unless the United Kingdom -wide government makes substan...


Pennsylvania man in custody for allegedly stealing missing man's auto

Finocchiaro, Mark Sturgis , 22, Tom Meo , 21, and Jimi Tar Patrick , 19, went missing last week . The events of this case can be traced back to the day afte...


Fisherman killed by whale moments after rescuing it from net

Federal Fisheries Minister Dominic LeBlanc offered his sympathies to Mr Howlett's family and friends. In response to Howlett's death, the National Oceanic and...