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SEMITISM ROW: Derbyshire Tory leader brands Jeremy Corbyn's mural comments 'simply horrific'

MPs have called on Corbyn to attend the meeting to explain his questioning the removal of a mural featuring classic anti-Semitic images in Tower Hamlets in 2012...


Trump Says Trade Deal With South Korea 'Close to Being Finished'

That exemption is pending a successful conclusion of talks to amend the 2007 free trade agreement between the United States and South Korea, which took effect s...


Charlotte Pence Bought John Oliver's Marlon Bundo Book

Radio host Howie Carr asked Pence during an interview on his show Thursday which of the men the vice president would back in a possible fight. Pence's book,...


Rick Santorum on gun protests: Students should learn CPR instead

Trauma surgeons explained in the wake of the Valentine's Day mass shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School - the catalyst for the recent nationwide, student-l...


Trump calls for tougher anti-terror measures after attacks in France

Several cities, the National Assembly and police stations across France flew their flags at half-mast in his honour. Lt. Col. Arnaud Beltrame , 44, was amo...


Byron Allen's Entertainment Studios makes power move with Weather Channel acquisition

Allen called TWC "one of the most trusted and important cable networks" and the beginning of ESI's process of "investing billions of dollars over the next five ...


Flying Eagles tackle Egypt's Pharaohs in Alexandria's main stadium

The ministry's statement said it had dealt an "effective blow to the armed wing of the Muslim Brotherhood, the Hasam Movement". The Muslim Brotherhood has sai...


Ahed Tamimi's lawyer: There was never a chance for a fair trial

The news of Tamimi's plea deal comes days after Israel quietly reduced the prison sentence for 20-year-old former Israel Defense Force recruit Elor Azaria, who ...


Whistleblower: Leave lobby 'cheated' its way to Brexit victory

She added: "What I want to see is a real investigation into exactly who knew what - the ministers associated with the Vote Leave campaign, what did they know ab...


Pope tells young people to keep shouting

During the homily, Francis recalled the words of Jesus to the Pharisees who sought to silence his disciples. "The temptation to silence young people has alw...


Boy, 4, released from hospital after brothers die in fire

The fire was knocked down quickly, and the walls and ceilings were opened to check for possible fire extension but none was found, Battalion Chief John Radewan ...


President Trump Considers Veto of Government Spending Bill

A separate VA watchdog investigation, due out in the coming weeks, is also looking into a complaint that Shulkin asked his security detail to accompany him to a...


DNC Hacker Guccifer 2.0 Was Reportedly a Russian Military Spy

It had been assumed by the USA intelligence community that Russian forces were indeed responsible for the DNC email leak, but President Donald Trump hasn't ex...


Criminal killed in encounter, AK 47 recovered

As reports of encounters poured in, UP DGP O P Singh said wrong-doers would not be spared and the long arm of the law will catch up with them. While the Samaj...


Senator Tells Ben Carson To Stop Blaming Wife For Expensive Furniture

Carson again faced harsh lines of questioning over spending at HUD before a Senate committee this week, with Sen. "You know, the next thing that I quite frank...


After the March For Our Lives, what's next?

CBS News journalists were also embedded with parent Andrew Pollack, whose daughter, Meadow, was one of the 17 people who died during the shooting. In the r...


Melania to stay at Mar-a-Lago ahead of Stormy Daniels interview

Daniels was paid $130,000 by Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen , as part of a non-disclosure agreement that she signed shortly before the 2016 United Stat...


Ram Navami celebrations at ISKCON marks communal harmony and gaiety

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee , however, eased the blanket ban on armed rallies, stating organisations that are celebrating the occasion of Ram Navami for mor...


US to proceed with China tariffs

Mnuchin on Sunday also downplayed stock markets fluctuating sharply since at least early-March when Trump imposed tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. "These...


Winter/spring storm will bring rain, heavy snow

Another similar round of winter weather could be in the offing Saturday night into Sunday , Wilmoth said. Although steady light snow will be falling today ,...


American family of four 'killed by gas inhalation'

They left the United States for Cancun on March 14, then rented a auto and drove to Tulum, where they were renting a condo, according to Amy Sharp's sister, Ren...


37 dead, dozens missing after fire at Siberian mall

A representative of Russia's Investigative Committee, Svetlana Petrenko, said that 26 people had sought treatment or had been taken to hospital. The blaze sta...


Cambridge Analytica London search warrant adjourned until Friday: ICO

The building housing the Cambridge Analytica office in central London . The UK Information Commissioner's Office said the operation was "just one part of a...


Trump signs spending bill after veto threat

Telegraphing the outcome, an internal White House television feed advertised the event this way: " President Trump Participates in a Bill Signing". On Wednes...


China to respond to U.S. tariffs, resist protectionism -WTO envoy

Just because U.S. President Donald Trump's proposed tariffs aren't directly targeting cars and parts arriving from China doesn't mean the threat is over. ...


Donald Trump signs budget to avoid US government shutdown

A pox on both Houses - and parties", tweeted Sen. In 256-167 vote on Thursday, the House sent the compromise measure to the Senate , which could vote by ...


Ambedkar's India: PM Modi

The prime minister said he himself is an example of Ambedkar's philosophy. That the development of industries could only be possible in the cities, was the kern...


India confirms deaths of 39 workers abducted in Iraq by Islamic State

The bodies were found near Badush, a village about 10km from the construction site where the men were snatched. Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj told India's ...


Vehicle bomb kills 4, driver near parliament in Somali capital

Those dead included two soldiers, he said, while numerous almost 10 people wounded are rickshaw drivers. Abdikadir Abdirahman, director of Amin ambulances, th...


UIDAI Dismisses Report Of Data Leak; Says Aadhaar Remains Safe

The answer would obviously be in negative". The Unique Identification Authority of India ( UIDAI ), which manages the Aadhaar programme, said "there is no tru...


Bombing victim accepted at Oberlin before death

The 23-year-old Mark Anthony Conditt is suspected to have killed two people with bombs in Austin and doesn't show guilt for his actions, said McCaul, the ch...


March for Our Lives: five of the most powerful speeches

The Parkland kids implored people to register to vote. "One final plug", she said. Here's what you may have missed at the marches. The very day the shoo...


Palm Sunday observed in Kerala

Gomez and at 1 p.m.in Spanish by Rev. David Gallardo. " Palm Sunday is the beginning of the Holy Week which contains the three most important days in the life...


Israeli jets pound Gaza target after 'border fence breach & arson attempt'

According to an IDF statement, the Israeli Air Force targeted a military compound in Rafah, in the southern Gaza Strip, after Palestinians armed with Molotov co...


No Relief for Dreamers in US Govt's Latest Spending Bill

He said he signed it in order to provide needed money for the military. "But I say to Congress I will never sign another bill like this again", he told re...


PSL Final: Islamabad United to face Peshawar Zalmi today

On March 3, 2009, the bus carrying the visiting cricketers, part of a large convoy, was sacked upon by 12 gunmen near Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore. The last time...


Donald Trump Scraps Plan to Hire Two Lawyers, Citing Conflicts

Former prosecutor Joseph DiGenova and his wife Victoria Toensing will not join the legal team, Trump's lawyer Jay Sekulow said in a statement Sunday, citing "co...


No Problem Stripping Before "White Man": Minister's Barb On Aadhaar Row

The Union Minister of State for Electronics and IT, and Tourism had recently courted controversy when he said that Indian citizens shouldn't have a problem givi...


China may hike tariffs on USA pork, other goods in trade spat

China announced a list of USA goods including pork, apples and steel pipe it said Friday may be hit with higher import duties in response to President Donald T...


Singhvi, four TMC candidates win from West Bengal

While Shubashish Chakrabarty of the TMC got 54 votes, Nadumul Haque from the same party bagged 52 votes. Left Front-backed CPI (M) candidate Rabin Deb lost ...


Kurdish militant PKK group withdrawing from Iraq's…

The Kurdistan Workers Party, or PKK, said it moved into Sinjar to protect the Yezidi people "from genocide" at the hands of the Islamic State group and are now ...


President Maithripala Sirisena gives Sri Lanka's thumbs up for CPEC in Pakistan

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has said that Sri Lanka is a close friend of Pakistan and both countries are enjoying good relations. The ceremony ...


Cambridge Analytica London search warrant delayed by court

Enforcement officers from the UK's Information Commissioner's Office early Saturday finished searching the London offices of Cambridge Analytica, the politica...


Mexican authorities: Creston, Iowa, family died from inhaling toxic gas

On Friday, a member of the U.S. State Department visited the condominium for a welfare check and found the bodies of Kevin Wayne Sharp, 41, his wife Amy Marie S...


First exclusive pictures of billionaire Akash Ambani's engagement with Shloka Mehta

Earlier, it was reported that the wedding was being planned for early December . Akash Ambani, the eldest son of India's richest man Mukesh Ambani , o...


UN Human Rights Council Scorecard: Five Israel Resolutions, Syria Two

However, they warned that "the credibility and impact of these resolutions is repeatedly undermined by their being tabled under item 7" - a device through which...


Hundreds participate in area Easter egg hunts

Kids were able to collect eggs and also check out police vehicles. Also, bring a blanket and a picnic lunch to enjoy on the law after the egg hunt. "They ge...


Catalonia's former president Carles Puigdemont left Finland for Belgium

Puigdemont had been holed up in Belgium since fleeing Spain following the Catalan Parliament's unilateral declaration of independence at the end of October. ...


Several EU countries might recall diplomats from Moscow

In a declaration complying with a night of talks in Brussels, the European Council of EU leaders concurred "there is no probable alternate description". British...


Turkish military continues to provide support for delivery of aid in Afrin

Associated Press journalists on a press tour organized by the Turkish government Saturday passed through the northwestern town of Jinderes en route to central A...