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J&K: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Balakote sector of Poonch, 3 children injured

Jammu: Visibly frustrated by the repeated failed attempts to push terrorists from across the Line of Control (LoC), the Pakistan forces again violated the ce...


Patna University centenary celebrations: PM Modi, Nitish Kumar programme details

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar will on Saturday share the stage for the first time after the Janata Dal (United) chose t...


Feared Dead in Kenya as Suspended Student Attacks Own School

Seven people among them six students and a night guard died after heavily armed militia suspected to be from South Sudan stormed a high school in Kenya's Turkan...


Court defers Maryam Nawaz, Safdar's indictment due to lawyers' commotion

Judge Muhammad Bashir this morning adjourned the hearing soon after the proceedings began when the PML-N lawyers forced their way into the court room and surrou...


Gauri Lankesh murder case: SIT releases sketches

Head of SIT team, B K Singh said that the suspects were aged between 25-30 years and were suspected to have stayed in the city for a minimum of seven days and p...


Maine Republican Sen. Susan Collins says she will not run for governor

She said, "I continue to believe that Congress can and will be more productive". "She is at the very center of virtually every big policy debate and big vote ...


Donald Trump and others speak at 2017 Voters Value Summit

Donald Trump will become the first sitting president to speak at the event, which is hosted by the anti-LGBTQ group Family Research Council . "We're getting...


U.S. destroyer sails near China-claimed island in South China Sea

Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying denounced the mission as risky and a violation of China's sovereignty. Meanwhile, the Chinese Defense Minist...


National Football League seeks unified plan to move past anthem situation

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and the player's association executive director released a joint statement that said the league will work together on how to...


Wells Fargo beats on earnings, sets aside $1 billion for legal woes

Revenues fell 1.8% from past year to $21.93 billion, however, missing analysts' view for $22.3 billion consensus. Investment Of Virginia Limited Liability Compa...


Paris plans ban on combustion-engine cars by 2030

The controversial move follows Mayor Anne Hidalgo's plan to ban all diesel cars from the city by 2024, when Paris will host the Summer Olympics. "This is ab...


Huge, 'mysterious' hole appears in sea ice near Antarctica

The hole is covering an area of around 30,000 square miles. The scientists are unable to predict what the hole is exactly because its existence in the thick la...


BeIN 'refutes all allegations' amid Swiss investigation

The Swiss attorney general's office (OAG) has opened criminal proceedings against Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi and former Federation Interna...


Hurricane Ophelia Moving At Snail's Pace To Northeast

It is much less likely to make landfall than storms in September, however. Hurricane Season does not officially end until November 30th. Such a record streak ...


India's supreme court outlaws sex with wife under 18

Indian law says a woman must be at least 18 to marry and consent to sex, but there are exceptions. Marriage to girls under 18 and boys under 21 is banned in I...


Opposition is calling for a halt in announcing Liberia's presidential election results

According to NEC, preliminary results, which are expected for today, Thursday, have been delayed by several glitches at some polling stations . Voters in the...


Unrecognisable After Plastic Surgery, Chinese Women Detained At Airport

In the picture - which appears to have been removed from her account, but not before going viral - the women sit, passports in hand, faces swollen from the surg...


Colombian conspiracy? Peru & Colombia at center of World Cup match-fixing fiasco

The two nations played out a 1-1 draw in their final qualifier this week, which earned the Colombians their place at the Russian Federation showpiece while Per...


Auto suppliers fear job losses if United States quits NAFTA

The trade negotiations this week in Washington have gotten off to a rocky start, with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce warning that the Trump administration m...


'White widow' British IS recruiter killed

Hussain is one of the suspects in the beheading of USA journalist James Foley, but was killed in 2015 by a USA drone strike. Following the death of Hussain, ...


In phone call, United Nations chief offers congratulations and support to Palestinian President

The prime minister said he considered Hamas "responsible for all acts of terrorism originating in Gaza", and called on the Palestinian Authority to prevent terr...


Donald Trump set to 'decertify' 2015 Iran nuclear deal

However, with the agreement in place and strongly supported by co-signers Britain, France, Germany, Russia and China, many Republicans who still abhor the pact ...


The US Is Leaving UNESCO - Again

Israel has also announced today that they will be quitting the United Nations agency, and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called the decision by the ...


Audit triggers extra help to close the ethnic jobs divide

Meanwhile, Indian and Pakistani people have similar rates of home ownership to white people in Britain, but black people and those from Bangladesh were less lik...


Turkey halts all visa services for American citizens in US

U.S. -Turkish tensions have risen over U.S. military support for Kurdish YPG fighters in Syria, considered by Ankara to be an extension of the banned PKK, which...


Ophelia becomes remarkable 10th hurricane of season

Ophelia is a Category 1 hurricane with 75 miles per hour winds. If Ophelia is able to reach hurricane status it will be the 10th consecutive named storm to beco...


Iran has 'all options on table' if United States blacklists Revolutionary Guards

Trump has long criticized the Iranian nuclear pact. But the moderates and hardliners tend to rally together in public when threatened from overseas. "All option...


Trump Will Nominate Kirstjen Nielsen to Head DHS

Following Kelly's move, Elaine Duke was named acting secretary and has coordinated the department's efforts in the wake of three major hurricanes, the largest m...


A three-year-old boy was left at a Utah corn maze Monday night

According to staff at the Crazy Corn Maze, the boy was emotional, but finally calmed down when a West Jordan officer put a movie on her laptop for the child, ...


The Feud Between Trump and Corker Is Puzzling to Washington Insiders

The only fix for a commander in chief who is treating his immensely powerful office like "a reality show" is a new commander in chief. "The Failing New York ...


Trump NBC Attack Follows Criticism Of Time Warner's CNN, Amazon

In his tweet earlier in the day Trump raised the possibility of the broadcast licenses of NBC and other networks being challenged. Trump starred on the ...


Saudi Arabia has fired many extremist imams: Saudi FM Al Jubeir

The sale, supplied by Lockheed Martin and Raytheon - also includes 43 trucks, generators, electrical power units, communications equipment, tools, test and ...


Heavy rains lash Kolkata, nearby districts, more forecast

It has now moved close to Purulia, regional Met director said G K Das said. The depression system, which lay centred east-northeast of Balasore and northeast ...


Deal to Protect 'Dreamers' Endangered by Trump's Hard-Line Immigration Plan

In a statement , Democratic leaders Representative Nancy Pelosi (D-Cali.) and Senator Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.), rebuked the list as "anathema to the Dreame...


Capita PLC (CPI) Shares Up 1.3%

As per Wednesday, June 1, the company rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs. Liberum Capital maintained the shares of RWA in report on Wednesday, April 12 with...


Iran Made 32 Attempts to Obtain Technology for Proliferation Programs — German Intelligence

Last week, a senior U.S. administration official said that President Trump is expected to announce that he will decertify the landmark deal, more properly c...


India's defence minister interacts with Chinese soldiers at border checkpoint

With the Chinese soldiers looking a little confused, she asked them, "Do you know what " namaste " is?" A Defence Ministry press release said, the visit was p...


Why no progress in Amethi, asks Shah

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath , in his address, pointed out that Rahul rushed to the constituency when he learnt of BJP's October 10 programme...


Clinton weighs in on Weinstein sexual harassment allegations

Representatives for the Clintons have not responded to comment for this story , and Obama's office declined to comment. In a clip from the interview , Clint...


White House: Trump IQ Test Challenge To Tillerson Was A 'Joke'

Reacting to reports last week that Mr. Tillerson referred to Mr. Trump as a " moron ", the president suggested he'd win an aptitude test in an interview wi...


Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga quits election rerun

Ruto said as Jubilee, they will abide by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission's decision whether it declares President Uhuru Kenyatta as the vi...


Political uncertainty moves International Monetary Fund to cut SA's growth forecast

The IMF overturned a summer downgrade to forecast the U.S. economy would now grow by 2.2% this year, with total world growth expectations rising 0.1% to 3.6% ...


Warrant issued for Deandre Harris, accused of unlawful wounding on August 12

A black man who was brutally beaten in a parking garage during a deadly far right-wing rally in Charlottesville in August is now facing an arrest warrant, Vir...


Rajnath Singh to inaugurate NIA headquarters in Delhi

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will inaugurate the new headquarters office complex of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) at Delhi's Lodhi Road on Tues...


Farmer who rescued missing girl gives $7000 reward to her

Two heroes have emerged in Minnesota: an abducted 15-year-old girl and the 65-year-old farmer who found her. Fox News and the Twin Cities Pioneer Press report...


Puerto Rico Governor Updates Pence on Recovery Efforts

The goal is to fill up a large truck and have the donations flown to Puerto Rico with the help of Jet Blue by the end of the month. Assured Guaranty, along wi...


Todd Haynes praises 'courageous' women for speaking up against Harvey Weinstein

Weinstein was sacked from The Weinstein Company, the film company he co-founded, days after a New York Times investigation detailed numerous incidents of a...


Fire Prevention Week: "Every Second Counts, Plan 2 Ways Out"

Parents and their children should recognize the sound of the smoke alarm and immediately get out of the house and assemble at a pre-determined location, he said...


Calls to replace Columbus Day gaining momentum

They say no one spoke out against it at that time. Bo Dietl, the independent candidate and former NYPD detective, wore a t-shirt to the parade that read, "L...


Inferno Engulfs Napa and Sonoma Counties

In Sonoma County , Santa Rosa's city manager declared the fires a local emergency. Just as there is a long list of mandatory evacuations in the affected ar...