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Newspapers Seized In Kashmir, Raids On Printing Press

Till date, Kashmir Times is the only newspaper which continues to be denied advertisements, which is the main source of revenue. Mobile internet services have...


Turkey coup attempt: USA warns Turkey against 'insinuations' of involvement

Turkey's state-run news agency says the Interior Ministry has sacked close to 9,000 personnel across the country, following Friday's foiled coup attempt. A HEAR...


Pantano takes Stage 15, Froome overall leader at Tour de France

Tinkoff's Majka was persistently at the front and was leading on his own during the second descent of Grand Colombier - a mountain making only its second Tour a...


Odisha celebrates Eid-ul-Fitr with fervor, gaiety

And this Eid we celebrate, Muslims celebrate all over the world, after the finishing of 30 days of Ramadan, or fasting", said Saeed Ahmad, president of the IN c...


Condemning Baton Rouge attack, Obama calls for unity

Long joined the Marine corps in 2008 and worked as a data network specialist, according to the US military. According to CBS News, Long was honorably discharg...


Baton Rouge shooter sought, ambushed officers

Speaking from the White House, President Obama said the motive for the killings was still unknown. Colonel Mike Edmonson, superintendent of the Louisiana St...


Germany says death penalty in Turkey would end European Union accession talks

Merkel's spokesman said the quashed coup hasn't affected an EU-Turkish arrangement for stopping migrants arriving by sea. Seibert said such a move "would m...


UK MPs to vote on nuclear weapons system renewal

I'm proud that I, along with at least 56 parliamentary colleagues from Scotland, will vote against the Tories' plan to spend hundreds of billions of taxpayers' ...


Syrian army cuts only road into rebel-held Aleppo

On Wednesday, the Syrian regime's armed forces had declared a 72-hour ceasefire to be applied across all Syrian territory. Some rebel groups said they would r...


It's Owen or Angela or oblivion for Labour

The NEC's decision will come as a major blow for the majority of Labour MPs. This week Labour's National Executive Committee voted by 18 votes to 14 that,...


Trump and Cruz About to Kiss - on Progressive Group's Billboard

The billboard, which is emblazoned with the words " Love trumps hate ". Already the weirdness is settling in, Cleveland. The group's Equality House, painted i...


Canada, pressed on UK trade talks report, says focus is EU deal

Mr Fox has also said there had been a "very fruitful" beginning of a bilateral trade deal with Canada, though Canada's International Trade Minister Chrystia Fre...


Fox News Benches Newt Gingrich Amid Donald Trump VP Talk

Former House speaker Newt Gingrich is the subject of a new round of Donald Trump vice presidential buzz after Fox News announced it suspended its contra...


All eyes on GST Bill as monsoon session of parliament begins

Monsoon Session on its first day witnessed Honourable PM arriving right before time in the premises of Parliament. According to official sources, the governme...


Baton Rouge police killer 'was seeking out police'

According to the New York Times , Long served in the Marines for five years, from August 2005 to August 2010, and was deployed to Iraq from June 2008 to Janua...


RNC 2016: Christie says he wasn't out looking for veep spot

Trump will deliver his speech accepting the nomination on Thursday. Matt Schlapp, the Chairman of the American Conservative Union - one of the oldest conserva...


Turkey's talks about re-establish death penalty condemned by EU

Strategists and economists said on Sunday the fact that the coup, launched while US markets were still trading on Friday, had been put down would limit its im...


Military coup in Turkey: 103 generals and admirals arrested

A group within Turkey's military attempted to overthrow Erdogan's government late Friday. At a news conference Saturday in Saylorsburg, Pennsylvania, Gulen ...


RNC 2016: What time does the Republican National Convention start?

Meanwhile, pro-Clinton ads await Cleveland area taxicab passengers. With speculation at a fever pitch and news leaking last week of Trump's choice of vice...


France holds moment of silence for Nice victims

But France's interior minister, Bernard Cazeneuve, said links between the attacker and "terrorist networks ... have not yet been established by the investigatio...


Boris Johnson's plane in unscheduled landing outside London

Boris Johnson urged European Union counterparts to respect the "will of the people" on Brexit and pledged to keep close cooperation with the continent as he mad...


Pogba: France showed maturity vs. Germany

France are unbeaten in their last 18 major tournament games played on home soil, winning 16 and drawing two. There was an air of controversy over his opening...


India shuts down Kashmir newspapers amid unrest

Jammu and Kashmir Police had raided the offices of at least two newspaper printing presses in Rangreth Industrial Estate in the outskirts of the city here barri...


18 still critical after French truck attack: Minister

With ISIS claiming credit for inspiring the Nice attack, the worry is more attacks are inevitable. In total, six people now remain in custody related to the t...


Dumpster Fires, Fishing And Travel: These Republicans Are Sitting Out The RNC

A spokeswoman for Kasich said Sunday that the governor could not suspend open carry. If those rules are thrown out, then the convention would most likely be g...


Arunachal CM is India's youngest

Regarding the ‘stalled 2000 MW Lower Subansiri hydroelectric project, located at Gerukamukh on Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border, Khandu said he will talk to his A...


South China Sea: Chinese admiral warns of 'disastrous' consequences

Although the tribunal's ruling was likely to be raised in Richardson's discussions, the head of the Chinese navy, Adm. Wu Shengli, did not mention it directly i...


New PM May pledges new future for Britain outside EU

May, 59, the second female prime minister after Margaret Thatcher (1979-1990), served as home secretary in the administration of David Cameron, whose premiers...


Turkey detains 103 generals, admirals after coup

Even before the weekend chaos, Turkey had been wracked by political turmoil that critics blamed on Erdogan's increasingly heavy-handed rule. The EU's fore...


In South Africa: AIDS summit opens with warnings that progress at risk

Today, almost 16 million people are on HIV treatment worldwide, however, it still represents less than half of the 37 million people around the world who need t...


Trump's convention to feature less glitz, more family

But Claremont McKenna College government professor Jack Pitney says it's odd that more lawmakers aren't attending the convention, where they could make valuable...


China may set up air defence zone over South China Sea

China's Wednesday statement also slammed The Hague's arbitration court ruling once again, calling it " a political farce under the cloak of law ". When aske...


Jacob deGrom's game of his life is just what Mets need

DeGrom had his complete game. "I feel good", Howard said. Opposing pitcher Zach Elfin singled in the third inning to become the Phillies' first baserunner o...


Brewers recall RHP Zach Davies to start against Reds

Joey Votto had four of Cincinnati's nine hits. Hamilton's 24th stolen base put him at third and he raced home when Smith's pitch skipped a few feet away from...


Jihadist group claims it inspired Nice truck attacker

The attacker "carried out the operation in response to calls to target citizens of coalition countries fighting Islamic State", the group said, without mentioni...


Forecast: Hot and mostly dry week in store for Knoxville area

Tuesday night should be mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. This pattern will hold through at least Thursday with temperat...


Roger Ailes Reportedly Being Ousted from Fox News

Roger Ailes will be dismissed from Fox News, the network he built nearly singlehandedly, in the wake of multiple reports that he sexually harassed his female ...


New British foreign secretary arrives for first EU meeting

European Union foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini was due to welcome the former mayor of London on Sunday "for an initial contact" before he sets about re...


Owen Smith ready to launch Labour leadership bid

Mr Smith, who joins Angela Eagle in challenging Jeremy Corbyn, said an "overhaul" of the tax system was needed to make it more "progressive". Mr Smith repeate...


Labour Leadership Rivals Set Out Their Stalls

So Labour MPs are still taking a punt on whoever they back. Applications can be made on the Labour Party website. It was reported earlier this week that Labou...


Turkish F-16s patrol skies days after failed coup

The nationwide arrests and dismissals have unsettled a country that was already bitterly divided over what many describe as a yearslong effort by the Turkish le...


Kyle Edmund sends Britain into the semi-finals of the Davis Cup

The Murray brothers teamed up for the rest of the title-winning campaign, leaving Inglot sitting on the sidelines and still waiting for his first victory in the...


I don't care that Pence supported Iraq War. But Clinton? That's different

During his stint in Congress, he was assigned to the Foreign Affairs Committee, a credential which could make up for Trump's lack of foreign affairs experience ...


Gates: Foundation to invest $5B in Africa over next 5 years

Although he did not specify the areas the fresh investment would be made in, healthcare - which has been a major area of focus for Gates' foundation in Africa -...


Baghdad bombings death toll rises to 154

As the death toll from the weekend truck bombing in Baghdad climbed to 157, Iraq's embattled prime minister ordered new security measures, including abandonin...


USA decides to leave 8400 troops in Afghanistan aids allies

The readjustment to original plan came as the USA struggles to maintain stability in Afghanistan while fulfilling promises to end the war by the end of Obama pr...


Interstate 94 reopened following protest

They were cited for public nuisance and unlawful assembly - both misdemeanors - and released, police said . The crowd was estimated at more than 1,000. Casti...


Senate passes bill that could put QR code labels on GMO foods

The measure now heads to the House , where its fate is less certain. In a release, the Organic Consumers Association says the bill has no enforcement, so the...


NY GOP looks to Trump for jolt

The focus of Monday's events will be " Make America Safe Again ", and include speakers discussing the 2012 attack in Benghazi, Libya, that killed four Americans...


Vietnam police detain dozens in anti-China protest

Scores of activists were detained in Vietnam's capital Sunday, July 17, as they gathered to protest against China after it rejected a recent global ruling that ...