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Over 1000 Attend Candlelight Vigil for Cops Killed in Dallas

On Thursday, he became the first DART officer killed in the line of duty since the agency's police force was founded in 1989, spokesman Morgan Lyons said. Micha...


Narendra Modi highlights areas of cooperation between India and Mozambique

Modi set the tone for his continental visit by announcing a raft of cooperation agreements as India scrambles to catch up with its Asian rival China, which has ...


Javadekar's Message to Students: Rebel and Challenge the Status Quo

All three of us will work together like Team HRD", he said, pointing to the two ministers of state . "We need to promote inquisitiveness...children should as...


Mice watch out: Larry the cat to stay at 10 Downing Street

Jokes apart, Cameron sought to shore up his legacy as a reforming prime minister, highlighting his government's efforts to stabilize the post-financial crisis e...


Zika Patient Dies in Utah; 1st Related Death in Continental US

Though officials said that the patient was elderly and had another health condition, they did not release any further information, citing health-privacy laws. T...


Pokemon Go now available in Germany, UK release date to follow?

You look through your phone's camera to see them superimposed over wherever you happen to be. The addiction to the Pokemon Go game is increasing as more...


Clinton struggles to make inroads with young Americans

Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.), has accused Hillary Clinton of being " funded by Wall Street ". Young people like him who energized Sanders' campaign also should b...


Obama to send 560 troops to Iraq

Moreover, Baghdad and Arbil, the capital of the autonomous Kurdish region, do not appear to have agreed on a plan for Mosul, and any significant participation...


US sends troops to South Sudan capital to protect citizens

Three-quarters of the population of South Sudan needs humanitarian aid after four days of deadly fighting, the UN's World Food Programme director Etharin Cous...


International Tribunal rules against China in the South China Sea

Philippine House Rep. Harry Roque, an worldwide law expert, said that if China resorts to force in the South China Sea, the Philippines can seek a vote of ...


Obama slows drawdown of troops in Afghanistan

The president said the decision was based on a recommendation from U.S. General John Nicholson, Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair...


Markets Right Now: US stocks move higher; Dow nears record

WELLINGTON - The S&P/NZX 50 index rose 17.01 points, or 0.2 per cent, to 7079.46, a new record close. The Dow Jones Industrial Average surged 120.74 points or...


Improving quality of education biggest challenge: Javadekar

Traditionally the outgoing minister hands over charge to the new minister at a formal ceremony. Junior environment minister Prakash Javadekar takes over from Ir...


Turkey PM Says Aims to Develop Relations With Syria, Iraq

Turkey has always been one of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's staunchest opponents, arguing that only his departure could stabilise Syria. The country is a...


Thousands protest against Brexit vote to leave EU

Demonstrators also carried banners asking to annul the results of Brexit, while others chanted "We love You, EU". "But they must also secure the interests of ...


Cameron chairs final cabinet meeting as PM

Mr Corbyn, in turn, pointed out that Theresa May, the former Home Secretary and new Prime Minister, had once complained of workers "exploited by unscrupulous ...


Both sides blamed for civilian deaths as Syria's Eid ceasefire collapses

Air strikes killed 22 people in the northwestern Syrian province of Idlib on Friday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said, on the last day of a three da...


Pokemon Go maker issues fix for embarrassing privacy gaffe

For more on some of Go's most noticeable current issues and how to work around them, as well as more information about playing the game , check out IGN's Pokem...


Swing-state polls: Trump, Clinton neck-and-neck

Sanders said he is pleased his campaign won nearly 1,900 Democratic delegates, "far more than nearly anyone thought we could win". In a five-minute opening. L...


South Sudan struck by aid shortage after days of fighting

Adama Dieng, the UN Special Advisor on the Prevention of Genocide, said some civilians "were reportedly targeted based on their ethnicity". After South Sudan ...


Federal Bureau of Investigation interviews Clinton over private email server

This morning, FBI investigators interviewed Hillary Clinton for three-and-a-half hours. Mrs Clinton turned over some 30,000 emails to State Department offici...


Australian PM Turnbull set to win narrow majority

Moody's said such a scenario would be "credit negative", echoing S&P's decision last week to cut Australia's credit rating outlook to negative from stable, thre...


Victory for Corbyn as Labour's NEC puts him on the ballot

A recent study by academics from Queen Mary University and Sussex University found that 55 percent of Labor members who joined since May 2015 support deselectin...


Kerry heads to Russia for Ukraine, Syria talks

US Secretary of State John Kerry could propose Moscow to share information on terrorists' positions in Syria in exchange for its pressure on the Syrian gove...


In Kashmir, Deadly Protests Follow Death Of Rebel Leader

As clashes continue over the killing of 22-year-old Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani, a police post was set on fire today in Romu of Jammu and Kashmir'...


BSF troops foil intrusion bid at Narli outpost, recover 21kg heroin, arms

Similar to the opening scene of the film, the smugglers hurled packets of the drug across the border fence into Indian territory and were challenged by deployed...


No Defamatory Statement Against Arun Jaitley: Kejriwal tells HC

The court posted the matter for August 21. "... Using a derogatory and demeaning term like " thulla " to refer to police personnel is equivalent to referring ...


Evan Bayh Replaces Baron Hill on Democratic Senate Ticket

Rumors are flying today after Indiana U.S. Senate Democratic candidate Baron Hill announced he was dropping out of the race. "And, the stakes are far too high...


Trump Says Fatal Police Shooting Videos Were 'Tough to Watch'

At Tuesday's IN rally, Mr. Pence, IN a short speech introducing Mr. Trump, said , "We are ready to put a fighter, a builder and a patriot IN the Oval Office". ...


Sanders on Clinton VP: Go progressive

Most participants see Trump as "more honest and trustworthy". Rigged system: TrumpTrump ridiculed the move in a series of Twitter posts, saying Sanders had ab...


Oil near two-month-low on economic woes

Physical markets were also weak, with Asian oil refiners processing less crude as they grapple with margins that plunged to five-year lows after the region wa...


Obama urges Congress to approve emergency funds to fight Zika virus

Owens said the city will set 10 traps throughout the city that are specifically created to entrap mosquitoes carrying the virus. MS will receive $308,661 of tha...


Funerals set to begin for police officers slain in Dallas

Disagreement escalates too quickly into dehumanization. "Too often we judge other groups by their worst examples, while judging ourselves by our best intentio...


Protest In Solidarity With US Black Lives Matter Movement

That doesn't mean that I do not fear you". Lisa Durden in particular got pretty fired up, shouting, "Everyone wants to deflect when we're getting blown in t...


Aylesbury-born MP in race to become leader of Conservative Party

The battle to choose David Cameron's successor will run until September 9 when the final result is announced. The victor would become the U.K.'s first femal...


6 times Smriti Irani scored an A+ in controversy as HRD head

Javadekar said that education "is not a subject for party politics", but is an important issue, and "we will have a discussion on it with everyone". Calling ...


Cosby Tries to Get Sexual Assault Charges Dropped

The judge made the ruling Thursday, saying Cosby shouldn't get a new preliminary hearing. The statute of limitations has passed on all but Constand's case; ...


Professional bullfighter gored to death by bull during competition

Bull runs, or "encierros" as they are called in Spanish, are a traditional part of summer festivals across Spain. The festivals themselves have come under inc...


Funerals today for 3 of 5 slain Dallas police officers

President Obama , Vice President Biden and former President George W. Bush were in Dallas this afternoon to pay tribute to the five police officers killed dur...


Crucial win for jubilant Corbyn in the battle for Labour's soul

The party's general secretary later confirmed the leadership contest had officially been triggered and said the timetable would be set out after a meeting of La...


Maha EC cancels AIMIM registration as political party

Next year's Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) elections are crucial to the party's plans to expand its base in Maharashtra, especially after it won two s...


US sends Marines to South Sudan capital to protect citizens

Forces loyal to South Sudan's President Salva Kiir and Vice President Riek Machar had battled each other with anti-aircraft guns, attack helicopters and tanks...


Chinese civil aircraft land on new South China Sea airports

Ruling on a variety of disputes the Philippines had asked the tribunal to settle, the five-member panel unanimously concluded that China had violated its ...


Jeremy Corbyn: Labour leader on leadership ballot after NEC vote

The MP for Pontypridd had given an indication of his plans in a tweet on Sunday which said: "I am not prepared to stand by and see our party split". Eagle, th...


David Cameron's last hours as United Kingdom prime minister

He will formally tender his resignation to her, and recommend that she invite Theresa May to form the new Government. Cameron will be succeeded by Theresa ...


South Sudan's Civil War Restarts, Riek Machar Attacked

Salva Kiir, who has led South Sudan since it broke away from Sudan via a referendum in 2011, dismissed his Vice President, Machar, in 2013 after declaring his i...


Revered Pakistani Philanthropist Edhi Dies; State Funeral Set For July 9

At one moment during the country's first state funeral since the 1980s, a crowd broke through military lines at Karachi's National Stadium to help carry Edhi's ...


Car bomb kills seven north of Baghdad, second bombing in two days

Six civilians and two policemen were killed when the bomber rammed his explosives-laden auto into the checkpoint in the Shiite-dominated northeastern al-Rashidi...


Obama to Travel to Dallas on Tuesday

The president had traveled to Spain after attending a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Poland, but the killings in the US overshadowed most of his p...


New British Prime Minister

How well her personality and policies work for the country remains to be seen. Despite the many calls to reconsider the Leave vote, Theresa May has stated t...