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India's top court to rule on decriminalizing gay sex

A five-judge constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra had reserved its verdict on July 17 after hearing various stakeholders, including gay r...


Pakistan Fires Top Ahmadi Economist After Backlash

On Friday, the PTI-led government backed down over its decision to appoint Atif Mian , a MIT-educated Pakistani-American economics professor at Princeton Univ...


Japan rocked by 2 earthquakes after typhoon

The island, a tourist destination about the size of Austria known for its mountains, lakes and seafood, lost all power after the quake when Hokkaido Electric Po...


Paraguay to move embassy in Israel back to Tel Aviv: foreign minister

The move comes weeks after Mario Abdo assumed office as the new president of Paraguay, replacing Horacio Cartes who had attended the inauguration ceremony for t...


Five found dead in Perth home: the deceased are women and children

The man who presented to the regional station is in police custody and assisting with their inquiries. Neighbour Vagner de Souza said he regularly saw a famil...


Four MORE Russian suspects yet to be named in Salisbury Novichok probe

Prime Minister Theresa May said the attack, which took place in Salisbury and left Skripal and his daughter seriously ill, was likely approved "at a senior le...


United Kingdom charges two Russians over Salisbury poisoning of Skripals

But experts say it's hallmark GRU, the Russian military spy agency with a brutish reputation that's increasingly taking on high-profile, high-risk operations to...


I'm Not Ready to Make Trade Deal With China

But Trump's most recent ultimatum which could make presence felt as early as Thursday would heighten the commercial fight four times more. Analysts say US com...


Scenes of joy as India finally decriminalises gay sex

Activists have frequently said that the law has been used to harass members of the country's gay and transgender communities. The petition claimed their rig...


Remnants of 'Gordon' set to surge into the tri

Saturday and continuing through Monday evening, according to the National Weather Service . So far this Saturday our rain intensity has been light. The heavi...


Woman blows off fingers after mistaking stick of dynamite for candle

The mother, who was home with her husband and two children, was the only one who was hurt during the "tragic accident", officials said. A CT woman may have be...


Trump Tells Supporters It'll Be 'Your Fault' If He Gets Impeached

Trump explained that impeachment would be a bad precedent for Democrats to set, particularly if a Republican majority House felt the need to retaliate against a...


Don Lemon Airs Embarrassing Footage Of Republicans Hating, Then Loving Donald Trump

In a speech at the University of IL at Urbana-Champaign, Mr Obama said Americans were living in "dangerous times", urging Democrats to vote in November midte...


Anonymous anti-Trump op-ed enters uncharted territory in USA politics

It's all but unthinkable that the Justice Department could open an investigation into the op-ed article. "And we are trying to do what's right even when Dona...


Egypt: Court sentences 75 people to death in connection with 2013 protests

Mahmoud Abu Zaid, a photojournalist also known as Shawkan whose case was embraced by rights groups, received five years imprisonment, meaning he will walk free ...


#PlaidShirtGuy from Trump rally steps forward

He was eventually asked to leave the rally and replaced with a woman who appeared to be with the Trump campaign to stand in his place. So whenever I disagreed w...


Off the coast of Fiji quake

The PTWC says there is no tsunami threat because the natural disaster was located too deep inside the Earth. Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre messages do not re...


World leaders stand with United Kingdom in charging 2 Russians over Novichok attack

Alexander Petrov is seen in this undated photo released by Metropolitan Police.Ruslan Boshirov is seen in this undated photo released by Metropolitan Police. Ne...


Kavanaugh confirmation hearing closes with witness testimony on day four

The Democrats have a point: The Republicans are running a rushed review of a man who is on track to occupy a seat on the nation's highest court. He is holding...


After rejecting Turkey plea, Russian Federation and Iran back offensive in Idlib

The conquest of Idlib will allow Syrian leader Bashar Assad to regain full control of the country and the Teheran summit meeting between Turkish President Tayyi...


US, Canada Push to Resolve Issues, Reach NAFTA Deal

On Air Force One on his way to a Republican fundraising event in North Dakota, Trump said, "Canada has been ripping us off for a long time". National Economic...


10 incredible pictures of India exploding in ecstasy as gay sex legalised

A change in legislation would "create a space of freedom where you can start expecting justice", Danish Sheikh, a law professor at Jindal Global Law School and ...


Is North Korea's timeline to denuclearise for real?

US President Donald Trump (R) gestures as he meets with North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un (L) at the start of their historic US-North Korea summit, at the ...


UK Security Chief Says Putin Responsible For Poisoning Attack

Britain's security minister says Russian President Vladimir Putin bears ultimate responsibility for the Novichok nerve agent attack carried out in England. Petr...


Pakistan will not fight any other country's war: PM Imran Khan

It says the unrest in Kashmir is fuelled by Pakistan, which arms, trains and sends in terrorists. Prime Minister Imran Khan , in his first message on the o...


Police Respond to Active Shooter Situation in Downtown Cincinnati

Cranley also noted the building, which is the corporate headquarters of the Fifth Third Bank , also houses popular ice cream, sandwich and pastry shops. A woma...


Pacific Leaders Want US Back in Paris Climate Pact

During a media conference that followed the leaders' meeting at the forum late on Wednesday, Nauru's president was asked whether he would seek a formal apology ...


Protesters set fire to Iranian consulate in Basra

An Iraqi demonstrator poses outside the torched Iranian consulate on Friday, as protests over poor public services broke out in the city of Basra. Clashes e...


Drinks with Downer set Papadopoulos towards jail

That was because, in January 2017, shortly before Papadopoulos was interviewed by - and lied to - the FBI, Trump proclaimed that the Russian Federation invest...


Mueller hardens stance on Trump interview in Russian Federation probe, Giuliani says

The paper is being anticipated both by Trump's opponents and his legal team, which, according to Giuliani, is preparing a counter-report to question the legitim...


Man shot, killed by off-duty police officer who walked into wrong apartment

Investigators are still trying to piece together what happened, but say it appears that after working a full shift, the officer went home to her apartment compl...


Kim Kardashian Meets With President Donald Trump On Prison Reform

TMZ reports that Kim Kardashian West has met with President Donald Trump and his administration to talk about prison reform and lobby for the release of so...


Off-duty Texas police officer shoots man after mistaking apartment as her own

The officer reportedly believed Jean was an intruder in her own home. She declined to speculate as to whether fatigue or other factors, including race, may have...


Here's Another Brett Kavanaugh Email Republicans Didn't Want You To See

But Kavanaugh appears on his way to becoming the court's 114th justice. Harris said late on the second day of Kavanaugh's confirmation hearing. The witnesse...


Young Saint Lucian Killed by Dallas Police after entering the Wrong Apartment

The victim was identified as 26-year-old Botham Shem Jean . Jean was taken to a hospital, where he died. Police have not released the name or race of the off...


Donald Trump threatens tariffs on $267 billion more of China goods

Trump has had Beijing in his crosshairs since he took office, and has applied increasing pressure to try to convince it to change its policies, allow more imp...


Israel says it launched 200 strikes in Syria since 2017

On Monday, Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman hinted that Israel could strike Iranian targets outside Syria. Asked, in light of Bolton's comments, w...


Trump Campaign Adviser George Papadopoulos Sentenced to 14 Days in Jail

He then pleaded guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about the his contacts with Joseph Mifsud, a London-based professor with connections to...


Death toll in Kabul blasts rises to 25

While the Taliban reportedly denied responsibility, the attack bore the hallmarks of the terrorist group ISIL, also known as Da'esh, which has carried out a w...


American police officer kills Saint Lucian in his own home

The officer who shot Jean was the one who reported the shooting. The 26-year-old man was taken to the hospital with serious injuries where he died, according ...


Boris Johnson and wife Marina Wheeler to get divorced

Confirmation of the split comes just hours after reports claimed the One Crown Office Row silk and her husband were living apart and no longer socialise as a ...


Homeless Veteran Johnny Bobbitt Will Get His Full $400,000, GoFundMe Says

On Wednesday, Superior Court Judge Paula Dow ordered McClure and D'Amico to appear in court next week for a deposition hearing because homeless veteran Johnny...


Donald Trump tells supporters ‘it’s your fault’ if he gets impeached

President Donald Trump speaks at a rally at Rimrock Auto Arena in Billings, Mont., Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018. At the rally, Trump railed against Democrats eng...


Two Russian nationals identified as suspected Salisbury nerve agent attackers

The 53-year-old appellate judge stuck to a well-rehearsed script, avoiding any serious mistakes that might jeopardize his chances at confirmation. In what nearl...


John Kerry: "I doubt very much I'll be running for office again"

And we almost walked away on two or three diverse times the build we belief it was compulsory", he acknowledged. Only the United States walked away. I've alwa...


California wildfires: What new fires are burning now and where are they?

The two fires Thursday were raging just weeks after a blaze in the Redding area killed eight people and burned about 1,100 homes in a frightening start to the...


NYT op-ed speculation sparks hunt for anonymous writer

If you want to know who this gutless loser is, call the opinion desk of the failing NYT". Mrs. Sanders included the main phone number for the newspaper. Onl...


Warplanes Strike Syria's Rebel-Held Idlib Region

Jeffrey said he was confident Trump now supported a more open-ended Syria policy. In the past few days, Russian officials, cited by Russian media, have said...


Attorney general launches statewide investigation into clergy abuse

Attorney general Barbara Underwood announced Thursday that her office has created a hotline for victims to use. "Grewal has authorized the task force to pre...


Shooter kills three in downtown Cincinnati, police say shooter also is dead

A police officer at the scene told The Associated Press there are at least two, possibly more, people who have been shot. Hamilton County deputies are searc...