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Vladimir Putin to Lead Russia for Another 6 Years

Vladimir Putin earned a convincing victory in Sunday's presidential election in Russian Federation, winning 73.9 percent of the vote as he was re-elected to ...


The Pennsylvania race is a toss-up. But the narrative is a lock

Scott Perry, R-Pa., said . "I would rather be in Lamb's shoes right now", former Sen. But tea party nominees also cost them winnable Senate seats during Bara...


FedEx package explosion likely linked to Austin blasts, feds say

Austin residents have been on edge for weeks after two were killed and four injured in previous bombings. The most recent bombing happening Sunday night, inju...


Junaid case: Supreme Court stays trial, issues notices to CBI, State

Junaid's father, Jalaluddin, approached the top court, appealing the high court's decision to deny a CBI probe. A division bench comprising Justice Kurian J...


M Natarajan, husband of former AIADMK chief Sasikala, dies aged 75

Chennai: Natarajan Maruthappa, businessman and husband of J Jayalalithaa's aide Sasikala Natarajan, died at a private hospital in Chennai on the wee hours ...


'Any actions & tricks to split China are doomed to failure' - Xi

China's parliament has endorsed Xi Jinping for a second term and appointed Wang Qishan as his vice-president. The newly elected also took a solemn oath of ...


Zalmi to take on Gladiators in PSL playoff in Lahore today

Now, while many England cricketers have chose to not visit Pakistan for the league, players like Darren Sammy , JP Duminy, Colin Ingram and others have made a ...


Palestinian President Calls US Ambassador "Son Of A Dog"

The White House today condemned Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas , after he called the USA ambassador to Israel David Friedman a "son of a dog". Palestin...


USA ambassador to Israel suggests Abbas's attack was anti-Semitic

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu responded, "For the first time in decades, the US administration has stopped pampering Palestinian leaders and tells them "tha...


Putin pledges to reduce Russian Federation military spending this year

Putin faced no credible threat from a field of seven challengers. Mr. Putin's victory, which comes at a time when his relations with the West are on a hostile...


European Union slams Turkey's military offensive in northern Syrian town of Afrin

A State Department statement said: "This adds to the already concerning humanitarian situation in the area, with United Nations agencies reporting a displaced p...


Passenger plane crashes in Iran killing all on-board

The 24-year-old turboprop plane was staffed with six crew members. Later, a civil aviation spokesman told Reuters news agency the reports could not be con...


Huawei P20 pricing and new pictures just leaked

On the front, the Huawei P20 Pro sports a whopping 24MP selfie camera. In conclusion, the Huawei P20 Pro complete technical specifications revealed a smar...


Throne Speech Fails to Inspire PC Leader Doug Ford

In a statement issued after the throne speech was read, Ford accused Wynne of writing cheques that are going to bounce. Throughout the final parliamentary ses...


Rail Roko On Central Line Affects Services, Angry Commuters Tweeting

Students shouting slogans against railways held placard in their hands demanding one time settlement from GM quota and said that they demand jobs from governmen...


Vladimir Putin Wins Russian Election in Stunning Upset

Nearly 55.5 million of voters supported his candidacy in the election that took place on Sunday paving the way for Putin , 65, to lead the country until 2024 a...


Body of missing Australian woman found in Whistler, BC park

The 25-year-old was reported missing from the Alpha Lake area near Whistler , on 23 November. Her phone was found about 6.30am that day at the same park wher...


Russian presidential election sees 51.9% turnout

As the embodiment of Russia's resurgent power on the world stage, Putin commands enormous loyalty among Russians. Yevgeny, a 43-year-old mechanic voting in ...


All 39 Indians kidnapped in Iraq's Mosul killed by ISIS: Sushma Swaraj

Addressing the Rajya Sabha , Swaraj said, "39 Indians who were kidnapped in Iraq have died. For verification of bodies, the DNA samples of their relatives we...


Former head of Catholic Church in Britain dies after fall

O'Brien was forced to resign as archbishop of St Andrew's and Edinburgh in February 2013 , after serious allegations of sexual misconduct emerged following an ...


Tathra residents return home after devastating bushfires

Residents got their first look Tuesday at the devastation wrought by a bushfire that ravaged a town in Australia , but fears over asbestos and unstable struc...


Imran Khan marries for the third time making Bushra Wattoo his wife

Imran's political secretary Awn Chaudhry is also witnessed in the images. Bushra Maneka, who is in her 40s, is from the Wattoo clan, of which the Manekas are ...


Worth Watching Stock Wells Fargo & Company

The company's P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 15.48 and Forward P/E ratio of 10.45. The stock decreased 1.32% or $0.92 during the last trading session, reachin...


Russian opposition leader Navalny boycotts vote

At the end of last December, Russia's Supreme Court upheld a ruling by the country's Central Election Commission barring Navalny from running for preside...


No. 16 UMBC etches name in sports lore, routs No. 1 Virginia

They had an edge playing Virginia , a team that isn't good at playing catch up. They finished 6 of 22 from 3-point range two nights after lighting up Virginia...


S. Korea military drills to resume despite thaw with N. Korea

While North Korea has long seen the drills as provocations of war, Kim was quoted by one of Moon's envoys to Pyongyang this month as saying he understands the...


McCain: Putin's Claim to Power 'a Sham'

Finnish Foreign Minister Timo Soini said on Sunday that the voter turnout in Russian presidential election indicates that Vladimir Putin has genuine suppo...


Chris Wallace: Trump Is Taking a 'Middle Road' With Russia Sanctions

Treasury Department earlier on Thursday said it would levy sanctions against five Russian entities and 19 individuals, accusing them of having interfered with t...


Bomber Killed, 5 Wounded in Failed Attack in Kabul

He invited Pakistani prime minister to visit Afghanistan . A Pakistani military official said they have no knowledge of any retired officer killed in Afghani...


Lyon risk season ban by UEFA for fan racism, disorder

Police said that at least 8 officers were hurt as 100-150 hooded fans attacked an anti-terrorist unit. The French side now have a ban, suspended for two years...


JNU assault case: DCW comes in support of complainants against JNU Prof

While an FIR has already been filed against him, many are alleging only one FIR based on one of the many complaints has been filed. Students have been assured...


SC dismisses PIL seeking Bihar CM Nitish Kumar's disqualification

Nitish Kumar was elected as a Member of the Bihar Legislative Council on April 19, 2012 for a six-year-term. They have been challenging him to speak up on ...


Who is who? Meet China's new state leadership

Wang, 64, has been China's foreign minister since 2013. In Chinese power hierarchy, State Councillor is ranked higher than Foreign Minister and considered as ...


Authorities find missing teen, 45-year-old man in Mexico

Marshals located Amy Yu and the 45-year-old Kevin Esterly in Mexico. After being found, Yu and Esterly were flown to Miami, Florida. Yu's mother said mo...


Ukrainian pilot blamed for MH17 downing 'kills himself'

The Boeing 777 was destroyed by a Russian Buk surface-to-air missile, Dutch investigators found. "The victim was urgently hospitalized, but he died in the ambul...


Democrats urged to run suitable candidates in midterm elections

The live-caller NBC/WSJ poll was conducted March 10-14 of 1,100 adults - almost half reached by cell phone - and it has an overall margin of error of plus-minus...


21:00'Sick Mentality': Pope Calls Prostitution 'Torture', 'Crime Against Humanity'

In Italy, he added, it's plausible that "90 percent are baptized, Catholics ..." "He's a criminal. He can say 'But Father, can't I make love?' But this is not...


Facebook Security Chief Plans to Step Down

Facebook's chief of security said late Monday his role has shifted to focusing on emerging risks and election security at the global social network, which is u...


European Union urged to impose new sanctions against Iran

By May 12, Trump must decide whether or not to keep the United States in the nuclear deal by renewing waivers that presently shield Iran from crippling sanction...


Saudi women should have choice whether to wear abaya robe - crown prince

Bin Salman was appointed crown prince in June 2017, and he has since sought to market himself as a reformist who will modernise Saudi society. The likely Sena...


Russian Elections: Putin wins fourth term in landslide victory

The main opposition leader, Alexei Navalny , was barred from the race . German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier congratulated Mr Putin in his re-election...


Kiwi businessman to assist Trump

Liddell's school-teacher father died when he was young and Liddell studied at Mount Albert Grammar and Auckland University before gaining a doctorate from Oxfo...


Jared Kushner Condemned for Outrageously Corrupt Real Estate Practices

The company told the DOB it had no rent-regulated tenants - but tax filings indicated there were over 300 rent-regulated units in the 34 buildings. The filing...


Revival of Active Stocks to Gainer: Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC)

The stock has actually weakened in the past week, as the company has gathered a -1.68% return in the past 5 trading days. The institutional investor held 2.18 m...


Supreme Court stays Khaleda's interim bail

Khaleda's counsels Khandaker Mahbub Hossain and AJ Mohammad Ali defended begum Zia in the Zia Orphanage Trust graft case. Attorney General Mahbubey Alam too r...


Blink-182 Announces 16-Night Las Vegas Residency At Palms Casino Resort

People reported Monday that the band is starting a 16-date residency starting Memorial Day weekend. "When the Palms asked us to do a residency...we said, 'Ab...


Furore over Continental Free Trade Area

African leaders are expected to sign an agreement that will launch the AfCFTA at the heads of state and government summit, according to the AU. A dream of est...


China's Congress reappoints Premier Li Keqiang and names new anti-graft watchdog

Xi's loyalist and close confidant Wang Qishan has been elected as vice president, who like Xi is set for a lifelong tenure. Xi is expected to ask Wang to deal...


D'oh! Driver fails to fool police with fake Homer Simpson license

The driver's vehicle was taken away by police. According to Thames Valley Police , a traffic officer in Milton Keynes was greeted with the sight of the ico...


Clinton Apologizes For Critique Of Trump Voters

Hillary Clinton shot down the idea of Ivanka Trump being President of the United States, a rumor that was written about in Michael Wolff's Fire and Fury . T...