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Time for people to say goodbye to Congress, says PM Modi

In Amaravati, AP CM N Chandrababu Naidu, who was in a day-long meeting with collectors, also did not react to Rahul Gandhi's statement. Shah also said that ...


Wall Street lower, Trump's Iran decision awaited

The S&P consumer discretionary index .SPLRCD was down 0.4 percent. Snap Inc. gained 1.6 percent after hiring Tim Stone, who had led Amazon's $13.7-billion i...


Maryland Deputy Fatally Shoots Groundhog As It Crosses Road

Justyna Olkowska, the woman talking over the video, soon turns from a giggling OMG to a gasping one as she films the Carroll County Sheriff's Office deputy even...


Trump Threatens to Take Away Press Credentials Over Fake News

Trump has always been critical of the news media, but taking away the credentials of White House reporters who cover him would take his animus to a new level. T...


5.5-magnitude quake hits Pakistan

The epicentre of the quake measuring above 6 was along the Afghanistan-Tajikistan border and it originated at a depth of 97 kilometre, said a spokesman for Khyb...


LDS Church will break ties with Boy Scouts of America

Boy Scouts of America and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints jointly declared that they intend to end their long-time partnership on December 31, 2...


UN Chief Open to 'Building' Upon Iran Nuclear Agreement

The US president has been criticizing the JCPOA, more widely known as the Iran nuclear deal, which was negotiated by his predecessor then-President Barack Obama...


Islamist prisoners kill five Indonesian counter-terrorism police

Gen. Mohammad Iqbal, a National Police spokesman, told reporters that the riot erupted late Tuesday at the detention center, which is inside the local headquart...


Maharashtra: Shiv Sena, BJP face off in Palghar LS bypoll

While the BJP has not yet officially declared its nominee for Palghar, a new dimension was added when local strong force Bahujan Vikas Aghadi () on Tuesday anno...


No tussle with China in Indian Ocean Region: Nirmala Sitharaman

Police said the tourist, R Thirumani from Chennai, was hit on the head by a stone and sustained injuries. "I don't know whether it (the incident) was inadvert...


The Day the Iran Deal Died

German multinational Siemens says it will abide by any sanctions on Iran but is waiting to see how the global community reacts to U.S. President Donald Tru...


Explosions at police station in major city spark fears of multiple casualties

He said another explosion occurred near a different police station. Mohammad Hashim, a member of parliament from Faryab province, said the Taliban captured ...


Burt Reynolds, Kurt Russell, more in talks for Tarantino's Manso

Spahn was a near-blind older man who rented out his ranch to be used as the location for shooting Westerns. The Manson connection comes into play with DiCaprio'...


First new Solon school levy since 2010 passes overwhelmingly

The totals showed 3,141 voting for the levy and 2,752 voting against it. "We could not be more thrilled on today's vote", school district spokeswoman Tamara S...


PDP charges aspirants, delegates to Ekiti Primary

It is now a two-way race between Adeyeye and Kolapo Olusola, the preferred aspirant of Ayodele Fayose, the incumbent governor. Whoever emerges as the victor o...


Plea deal denied for cop who shot Justine

Justine Damond called the police after hearing what she thought was a woman screaming for help. The penalty for third-degree murder is up to 25 years in pris...


MeToo will not sway Cannes film contest, says jury head Blanchett

A self-described expert in "going to the movies and eating popcorn", Newburyport native Nate Gilbert never thought he would work on a film to be featured in the...


Alleged Israeli attack near Damascus

The strikes, "probably Israeli", targeted a military airport in Aleppo in the country's north and Brigade 47 in Hama, where Iranian forces are stationed, the Ob...


Natural disaster hits Afghanistan-Tajikistan border, tremors felt in Delhi-NCR, Himachal, J&K

A mild quake hit Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR) at 04:18 PM on Wednesday. The natural disaster of magnitude 6.2 shook buildings in Afghanistan's ...


Election Commission seizes thousands of voter ID cards in Bengaluru

The counting of votes and announcement of result will take place on May 15. "We'll check whether there are fake ones too", flying squad official said. "I am the...


Boom! Lords land serious blow to government on single market

The peers who have turned up in numbers to give the government... The government has suffered yet another defeat in the House of Lords today on its vital piec...


Saudi Arabia: Everything is in place for women to drive in June

Women aged 18 and above in the Kingdom will finally be allowed to have a driving license, and get behind the wheel of a auto from 24th June. Driving schools w...


Duterte ranks 69th in Forbes 'Most Powerful People' list

Modi , 67, is ahead of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg (ranked 13), United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May (14), Chinese Premier Li Keqiang (15) and Apple ...


John Kerry cautions 'new arms race' is underway

President Trump slammed former Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday, accusing him of harming the country during his backdoor talks with Iranian Foreign M...


Read - Odisha BSE result 2018 declaration date, time officially confirmed

However, the School and Mass Education Minister had refuted the allegations and termed it as an intentional attempt to disrupt the examination . This year, mor...


Backed Jim Renacci wins primary to face Sen. Sherrod Brown

Brown has held his Senate seat since 2007, and recently praised President Trump's move to increase tariffs. Ohio's U.S. Senate race this fall is expected ...


Malaysians vote in election defined by scandal, tax

BN, which has ruled Malaysia throughout the nation's 61-year history, will garner only 37.3 percent of votes, falling short of the 43.4 percent predicted to go ...


Two buses on fire underline poor state of Rome's public transport

According to officials, several explosions popped, setting off nearby vehicle alarms. Eyewitnesses told how the driver attempted to extinguish the flames with...


Think tank wants pensioners to pay national insurance

Frances O'Grady, another commission member and TUC general secretary, said young people faced insecure work and had little prospect of decent homes or pensions....


Nepal PM KP Oli to receive PM Narendra Modi on his arrival

But, there will be two separate narratives that will govern his trip. "Security of investments by Indian Government or the Indian people is a prime concern". Th...


Trump wants to cut $107M in Hurricane Sandy relief funds

House to vote Tuesday on repealing vehicle loan guidelines White House to request Congress rescind billion in spending MORE (R-Ky.). Democrats have supporte...


Congress spokesperson Surajewala addresses Media over 9746 voter ID cards

A day after the discovery of almost 10,000 voter ID cards in a Bengaluru apartment, which triggered rigging allegations ahead of the Karnataka election on S...


Pompeo flies in to prepare for summit with Kim

Mr Pompeo flew out of Washington under cover of darkness late on Monday aboard an Air Force 757. Xi backed North Korea's adherence to the denuclearization of...


Iran prepares 'instant reaction' to Trump announcement

Iran has already intimated that Europe has a shot at keeping this deal going. The three European countries negotiated the 2015 deal with the U.S., Russia , ...


NC superintendent doesn't want schools closing so teachers can attend protest

Since the district will meet the state minimum requirement of 1,025 instructional hours without making-up the lost instructional time, GCS does not plan to add ...


WRAPUP 5-Trump expected to quit Iran deal, Europeans say

Rami Abdel Rahman, director of the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights , told AFP that the missiles had targeted a weapons depot in Kissweh, "p...


Actors paid to support Ontario Tories outside leaders' debate in Toronto

The official said the actors were hired by local candidate and the practice "won't be continuing". Lantsman called the decision "unnecessary and a mistake", and...


High Court ruling over dual citizenship sees resignation of Senator Katy Gallagher

The High Court's decision puts a cloud over a number of other MPs, including Labor's Susan Lamb, Justine Keay and Josh Wilson, and the Central Alliance's Rebekh...


Hungarian president hands mandate to incumbent PM Orban to form gov't

Parliamentary elections were held in Hungary on 8 April. One of the most vociferous opponents of immigration into Europe by mainly Muslim people fleeing war a...


Marcus Morris is Ready to go Right Now

During press time, Embiid talked about his skirmish with Terry Rozier - an event which landed them two technical fouls . Embiid was a little to aggressive tr...


Malaysia election: Voting begins as Najib hopes for big win

Malaysia's 14th General Election has become increasingly hard to call in recent weeks, borne out by polling data suggesting PH has gained on BN. Najib's ruling...


Mother, 2 kids killed in fiery crash on I-95

A 2011 Kia Soul was traveling north and hit an animal in the road, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol Trooper Judd Jones. The crash remains under invest...


Russian Federation fined for racist chants during France match

Petersburg. According to Sky Sports , FIFA have noted both the "gravity of the situation but also the limited number of fans involved", and in the time sin...


Arrest made in shooting of ATF agent in Chicago

Attorney Lausch. Officials have made an arrest in the shooting last week of a federal law enforcement agent in the Back of the Yards neighborhood, the Chicag...


Florida mom and her 2 toddlers die after hitting alligator on highway

Fogle, the Chief Deputy Coroner with the Orangeburg County Coroner's Office, said all three died from thermal injuries sustained in the blaze , The State note...


Tim Wellens wins Stage 4, Rohan Dennis keeps lead

New Zealand hopeful George Bennett moved 11 places up the general classification to 21st position after finishing 10 seconds back from Wellens. Dennis and Dum...


Police Unity Tour departs Rochester in honor of fallen officers

Abbott also signed House Bill 3647 into law a year ago, making the Texas Peace Officers' Memorial Ceremony an annual event. "We've had officers that have di...


Class 10 PSEB Result: Girls Outshine Boys in Class 10 PSEB Result

The complete result will be announced at 12pm on May 9. Previous year the CGBSE Class 12 Result was declared on April 27 and the exams were conducted from Febru...


It's still hard to digest Trump's McCain comments

Orrin Hatch , who said McCain not wanting President Trump at his funeral was "ridiculous". In July 2015, Trump said of McCain: "He's not a war hero. Con...


Police search for bodies in decades-long cold case

Police sources told Local 4 they are positive Ream is responsible for other crimes, but they aren't certain he's responsible for the disappearances of these gir...