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Syria' civil war: Twin blasts rip through Qamishli

Rescue teams are working to find people under the rubble. Qamishli is under the joint control of president Bashar al-Assad's forces and the Syrian Kurdish P...


Madhya Pradesh: Vigilante group thrashes two Muslim women for supposedly carrying beef

Despite being caught by police, the cow vigilantes kept beating the women, showed the video grabs. The women were slapped and kicked by a group of men and w...


Medical marijuana could be available in Florida next week

Florida's first marijuana dispensary will open Tuesday at 800 Capital Circle SE, Tallahassee . According to Department of Health spokeswoman Mara Gambineri, ...


Turkey issues detention warrants for 47 journalists

The move against the former " Zaman " staff comes two days after arrest warrants were issued for another 42 journalists. Protesters at the scene of the govern...


Trident debate: MPs vote to renew £31 billion nuclear submarines

Although Labour's official policy is to maintain Trident , a large number of anti-nuclear activists have voiced their opinion in the party's ranks. "I do not...


Donald Trump accepts Republican presidential nomination

Costa Rica's La Nación led its coverage of Trump's speech with his promise to have "Americanism" as his creed if he wins the White House. More baloney. McIv...


Bill Clinton's tale of life with Hillary a hit with Tennessee delegates

Unmoved by Sanders' plea for unity, thousands of people chanting "Bernie or bust!" took to the streets under the hot sun. After Clinton won the nomination, hu...


Assange Timed Email Leaks to Hurt Clinton Campaign — NY Times

Clinton, he said . Now, of course, Hillary Clinton has tried to immediately produce a counter-example by putting out a statement, within hours, saying that De...


US To Expand Refugee Program For Central American Minors

Now, the expanded program will allow additional categories of people to qualify - including older siblings, biological parents who accompany their child to the ...


What You Need to Know About DNC Day 2 — George Stephanopoulos

The beginning of the convention in Philadelphia has been dominated by protests from die-hard supporters of Sanders, the democratic-socialist Vermont senator who...


Government wants emotional bond with Kashmir: Rajnath

Over two weeks since suspending mobile telephony and mobile Internet services in the state, the Jammu and Kashmir government asked Kashmiris residing outside th...


Patriotism not in Corbyn's make-up, Owen Smith claims

Asked if he considered Mr Corbyn to be unpatriotic, he said it was "not something that is core to his set of beliefs". "I'm not sure that's right, but he has ...


Donald Trump Climbs 6 Percentage Points in One Week After GOP Convention

Trump is scheduled to speak at the convention tomorrow. In recent elections, conventions have rarely been turning points in the presidential election. By cont...


Sanders urges fans to rally behind Clinton as DNC heats up

Sanders, a 74-year-old US senator from Vermont, drew a fervent following of youth and liberals during a primary campaign that called for a tough hand on Wall St...


Flood situation worsens in Assam

Large areas of the Kaziranga National park and Dibru-Saikhowa wildlife sanctuary have been flooded forcing animals to take refuge in platforms built for their s...


General Mills expands flour recall

To date, only one of the ill people has been infected with STEC O26. Illnesses started on dates ranging from December 21, 2015 to June 25, 2016. General Mill...


Hacked emails complicate Democratic National Convention

Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Florida. But even before it begins, Clinton's convention is mired in controversy. A slew of leaked emails from the Democratic Na...


Sanders' delegates react to call for them to support Clinton

The losing side has suspicions and the losing side is now confirmed. Kramer said some differences remain within the party, but she insisted that Democrats wil...


My father is colour blind and gender neutral: Ivanka Trump

Sometimes, she says, she has a tough choice picking a presidential candidate. She said: "For more than a year, Donald Trump has been the people's cham...


Another setback! Case filed against AAP workers for preventing emergency vehicle's movement

Later, the FIR was registered against an unidentified youth under sections 506 and 509 of IPC at Jamia Nagar police station. The complainant alleged that the ...


Woman killed in machete attack in Germany

One eyewitness told German newspaper Bild: "The perpetrator was completely out of his mind". After the attack , the suspect briefly went on the run befor...


Olympic Village in Rio is uninhabitable, says Australian Olympic Committee

Some delegation members have moved in, and Olympic officials said the problems are expected to be fixed "within a few days", the Times said. Paes reacted to...


The Sand Wildfire Rages in Southern California

The wildfire was only 10 percent contained on Sunday and the cause of was still under investigation. More than 1,600 firefighters are struggling to battle b...


China: Woman mauled to death by Siberian tiger at Beijing wildlife park

In a graphic video , the younger woman can be seen exiting the auto and walking around to the driver's-side door. Recently, Siberian tigers at the park atta...


Will Navjot Singh Sidhu be India's envoy to Canada?

Though speculation has been rife over his becoming a CM candidate for AAP, as elections are due in the State in the next few months, Sidhu stopped short of reve...


Evacuation widened as fire near Big Sur spreads

Highway 1 south to Bixby Creek Road. The Soberanes fire started burning Friday in Soberanes Creek at Garrapata State Park in Carmel, according to the Califo...


Belgian police isolate, guard suspicious man in Brussels

The alarm was raised by security guards who reported his behaviour and shops have been evacuated while police deal with the incident. Christian De Coninck of ...


Missouri Sanders delegates reluctant to now back Clinton

Many of Warren's March supporters moved to Sanders (56%, compared with 12% who moved to Clinton). About 100 Sanders supporters made their way into Philadelp...


Turkey vows to uproot Gulen movement

Turkey's president has declared a state of emergency for three months following a failed coup to oust his government. Around 20 alleged coup supporters we...


Turkey sacks 24000 government workers over coup attempt

Government supporters wave Turkish flags and hold a picture of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan during a rally in Taksim Square. Citing an unnamed Turki...


Munich Shooting: Lone Gunman Planned Attack for One Year

Investigators said the Munich shooter had researched that slaughter online and had visited the site of a previous school shooting in the German town of Winn...


Defiant Corbyn wins right to stand as leader

Corbynistas - says it is his fans that elected him that count and not the bulk of his elected members of parliament who want to topple him. Following a meetin...


Najib says legal process must be allowed to take its course

Among them is Riza Shahriz Bin Abdul Aziz, who co-founded Red Granite Pictures, a movie production studio whose films include " The Wolf of Wall Street ". In ...


Protesters hit the streets for hot day of marches before DNC

Those emails describe efforts to undermine Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders in an effort to bring more voters to Clinton's side. The Democratic National Convent...


Labour rival accuses Corbyn of allowing 'culture of bullying'

It comes after Labour suspended its Brighton constituency party and annulled a vote that installed officers supportive of Mr Corbyn in key roles. "I don't thi...


Clinton introduces VP Kaine as antithesis of Trump

That should assuage concerns about Kaine, she said. Citing his stance on gun regulation, she said: "Behind that smile Tim has a backbone of steel". Clinton on...


GOP Leaders Crush Effort To Derail Trump's Presidential Nomination

Tebow's appearance at the GOP convention, which was widely reported after The New York Times detailed the speaker list, was even promoted by Trump's so...


Turkey rounds up 283 members of president's guard in post-coup crackdown

Separately, the official confirmed a report in the state-run Anadolu news agency that Turkey also detained the son-in-law of Akin Ozturk, a former air force c...


Brazil nabs 10 IS backers in Olympics anti-terror swoop

The detainees, all Brazilian and one of them a minor, "had no personal contact among themselves" but communicated via instant messaging services such as WhatsAp...


Not so fast: Defeated anti-Trump delegates vow trouble during the convention

Other speakers include House Speaker Paul Ryan Arkansas Senator Tom Cotton, former Attorney General Michael Mukasey, Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, Kentucky Senator Mi...


Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitments

In an interview with the New York Times , the GOP presidential nominee trashed a key pillar of USA national security policy, saying, in essence, that if Russian...


Turkey's academics banned from leaving in Erdogan's post-coup crackdown

But Mr Erdogan's critics claim he is using the backlash against coup plotters to consolidate power and stifle dissent. About 60,000 soldiers, police, judges, ...


Owen Smith Joins Angela Eagle In Leadership Contest Against Corbyn

This week, former shadow cabinet members Angela Eagle and Owen Smith have both announced that they will take on the Islington MP in a bid to become Labour's ...


Daughter Ivanka Trump raises issues father rarely mentions

But what she says about her father or her own political affiliation has little bearing on what Donald Trump thinks. Her ensemble was "modern, feminine and h...


Ted Cruz: Villainous GOP turncoat, or calculated hero?

Cruz refused to endorse his former presidential rival, leaving Wiegert and numerous other Republican delegates angry, frustrated and disappointed. Five Cruz...


Ivanka: Trump Will Fight for Equal Pay for Equal Work

CLEVELAND (AP) - Donald Trump's daughter promised Thursday that her father will fight for equal pay for women and affordable childcare for parents, issues the R...


India official says air force plane with 29 on board missing

The Russian-made AN-32 was on its way to Port Blair, the capital of the Andaman and Nicobar chain of islands, from the southeast city of Chennai when it disap...


ACC, ESPN extend deal to 2036

It will provide access to more than 600 live events from across the conference. The league's linear network will launch in August 2019. Basically, nearly ever...


Nice City Hall Puts up Names of 84 Truck Attack Victims

In July 2015 he took photos of the crowd at the Bastille Day fireworks display, as well as another crowd watching a concert on Nice's Promenade Des Anglais t...


Colorado town awaits test results of pot ingredient in water

Officials told residents of a small Colorado community not to drink or shower in tap water Thursday because one of the town's wells may have been contaminated w...