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Mark Harris Says He Won't Run Again

He gave up attempts to be declared victor, citing a blood infection that required hospitalization and led to two strokes. Democrat Dan McCready , who trailed...


Fiery crash ‘kills 20’ at Cairo train station

Photos and videos posted on social media appeared to show the train and the platform it hit engulfed by fire, as well as people rushing to help the casualties. ...


Vatican places restrictions on Cardinal George Pell after sex abuse conviction

Asked if Pell's previous treatment of paedophiles - including the notorious priest Gerald Ridsdale - demonstrated that Pell did not take the issue of child sexu...


‘Peace & Love’ summit shirts for sale in Hanoi

VIET PHUONG NGUYEN: To talk about that, we have to look back at the situation of Vietnam in the early 1980s. The school initially had just four classrooms acc...


India shoots down Pakistani fighter jet after own aircraft downed

According to local Pakistani police official Mohammad Altaf, the six fatalities in the shelling earlier on Wednesday included children. On Tuesday, Pakistan b...


Venezuela's opposition leader says he will begin exercising his 'duties as president'

US Special Representative for Venezuela Elliott Abrams urged the UN Security Council to vote this week on a resolution calling for Venezuela to allow the entr...


Indian fighter jet crashes in occupied Kashmir

Initial probe points to technical glitch in the aircraft. The crash took place in Garend Kalan village of Budgam at around 10.40 am and two people are feared de...


Kurds in Syria Hand over More ISIS Members, Including Foreigners, to Iraq

The SDF have slowed their offensive on Baghouz, a village in eastern Syria where the country's last remaining IS fighters are holed up, in order to evacuate civ...


Gardai issues warning to parents about cyberbullying 'Momo Challenge'

In a Facebook post, the Craigavon Police Department reported the challenge is being operated "by hackers who are looking for personal info". "Whatever or wh...


United States officials discuss Mideast peace with Gulf leaders

Kushner was given responsibility over Washington's Israel-Palestinian policy, along with other top postings, after his father-in-law was inaugurated in January...


CLIMATE? SOCIALISM? Hillary Staffers Say Bernie Demanded PRIVATE JETS Throughout 2016 Campaign

Three of the top advisers who helped propel the senator's 2016 White House bid - Tad Devine, Julian Mulvey and Mark Longabaugh - are parting ways with Sanders, ...


Trump to delay China tariff hike after trade talks ‘progress’

That 90-day period ends on Friday, but Trump announced Sunday night that he would delay raising the tariffs because "substantial progress" was being made in tra...


India fighter jets 'destroy terrorist camp in Pakistan'

Numbers estimated by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) also showed that between 1993 and 2006, more than 20 percent of Pakistan's ann...


Pastor Alph Lukau resurrects a dead man from his coffin

Three Johannesburg funeral parlours on Monday said they were victims of "misrepresentations" by people associated with the controversial self-styled prophet, A...


Brexit: Theresa May caves to pressure offering MPs chance to prevent no

Labour's shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer said the vote should be between a "credible" Leave option and Remain - and should not include no-deal. "And th...


Pennsylvania mother and daughter accused of killing five relatives, including twins

All the bodies were found in a ground floor apartment, and investigators have reportedly ruled out carbon monoxide poisoning . Shana Decree, 45, and her 19-ye...


Cohen to testify Trump broke the law

In addition to accusing Trump of criminal conduct while in office, Cohen is also expected to make public some of the president's private financial statements an...


Bootleg alcohol kills 99 and hospitalises 200 on Indian tea plantation

At least 140 tea garden workers lost their life in the hooch tragedy in Assam's Jorhat and Golaghat districts with many more succumbing on Sunday. "Modi...


Dems ready to fight to make Mueller report public

When Mueller's office completes its investigation, they are required to submit a final report to Attorney General William Barr . Joseph Moreno is a former fe...


Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen to testify on Capitol Hill this week

The Intelligence Committee will question Cohen behind closed doors but the Oversight Committee hearing will be public. Trump will be out of the country as Coh...


Nigerian opposition accuses government of manipulating election results

According to the results, as declared, PDP won in 12 LGAs - Afikpo South, Afikpo North, Ivo, Ohaozara, Ebonyi, Ishiellu, Onicha, Ohaukwu, Izzi, Abakaliki, Ezza ...


Woman Unpacks Spotted Python In Scotland After Australia Trip

Nestled in one of her shoes was an Australian python. "She actually thought that Sarah and I had put a fake snake in her shoe to wind her up, so at first she ...


Meghan glows in pleated black dress during whirlwind Morocco tour

Animal-lover Meghan was eager to say hello with she and Harry seen petting the horses ahead of their tour of the equine centre. The gown draped gracefully o...


Adam Schiff ‘Absolutely’ Willing To Go To Court To Obtain Mueller Report

Speaking to ABC's This Week, Schiff said the House Democrats are going to "insist" that Mueller's final report into Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential e...


Trump extends China tariff deadline, cites progress in talks

And Monday he said he expected negotiations to resume quickly and "we're going to have another summit" with Xi. "We're going to have another summit, we're goi...


Trump declares 'signing summit' for imminent trade deal with China

After a week of talks that extended into the weekend, Trump said those tariffs would not go up for now. "I am pleased to report that the US has made substan...


Will defend Forest Rights Act: Tribal Affairs Ministry | newkerala.com #105252

India has more than 100 million indigenous people, who are also known as Adivasis, or original inhabitants. While the forest land is legally controlled by the g...


Cardinal George Pell Has Been Found Guilty Of Child Sexual Abuse

Pell was in his first year as archbishop of Melbourne in 1996 when he found the boys in the rooms of a cathedral following a mass, the jury was told. A suppre...


Jorge Ramos, Univision crew released after being detained in Venezuela

In Caracas, the Venezuelan National Union of the Press Workers also confirmed that "the Univision team has been freed". During a visit to the Colombia border ...


Iran's foreign minister resigns

That deal is now on the verge of collapse after U.S. President Donald Trump withdrew America from the accord previous year. Further details were not immedia...


Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif, Key Figure in Iran Nuclear Deal, Resigns

I thank the Iranian nation and officials", the 59-year-old diplomat wrote on Instagram according to the translation provided by the Reuters news agency. A casua...


Strong winds remain with snow showers Monday

Winds could occasionally gust between 60-65 miles per hour on Monday. Peak wind gusts are expected between 11 AM -7 PM. The wind stays strong through the ...


Former U.S. security officials to oppose emergency declaration

A measure is expected to pass easily in the Democratic-controlled House on Tuesday, forcing a hard vote for GOP senators, who will have to weigh whether to supp...


Innocent US man gets $30m after 38 years in jail

USA authorities have reached a US$21 million (NZ$30.7m) settlement with a man who spent more than 38 years wrongfully jailed in the brutal 1978 murders of a wom...


UK Labour to support a second Brexit referendum - Jeremy Corbyn

The statement said Labour would put an amended plan for Brexit to the British parliament this week and also support a separate cross-party motion which seek...


‘HOLD THE DATE!’: Trump announces Independence Day celebration

The White House did not respond to a request for comment Sunday. "We will be having one of the biggest candy giveaways in history on October 31st". On Sunday,...


UK PM May considers plan to delay Brexit by two months

Increasing numbers of European Union leaders and her own government ministers believe that she should acknowledge that she might have to delay the UK's depart...


Meghan Markle Transforms the LBD Into a Maternity Wear Staple

If there's one thing for sure it's that the Duchess of Sussex's Moroccan tour outfits have been absolutely flawless over the last couple of days and her lates...


Video captures frozen tsunami along Niagara River

In Sandusky, Ohio, a motorist captured video of a tractor-trailer flipping over on a bridge . Residents in Hoover Beach, New York were asked to voluntarily e...


Labour closer to backing second Brexit referendum 'to prevent damaging Tory Brexit'

In its most decisive move towards backing a so-called People's Vote, Labour said it would "put forward or support an amendment in favour of a public vote to pre...


Saudi Arabia taps princess as new envoy to U.S. amid Khashoggi fallout

Reema's appointment - the first time the Kingdom has named a woman as its top diplomat in Washington - comes amid tensions between the USA and its strategic all...


Trump Campaign Staffer Alva Johnson Sues, Alleges Unwanted Kiss

She said she turned her head and the kiss landed on the side of her mouth. "This never happened and is directly contradicted by multiple highly credible eye w...


Former Trump campaign chief broke law 'repeatedly and brazenly', says Mueller

Even if Mueller's report says he's found nothing further, "we need to know what he knows and how he came to that conclusion, if it's to be believed", U.S. Speak...


Over 70% of voters reject U.S. base transfer in Okinawa referendum

The prefecture could also move more aggressively to delay or deny any local approval needed for central government requests related to the Henoko facility. Okin...


Army man, DySP among 5 killed in Kashmir encounter

The officer succumbed to his injuries when he was being flown to the army hospital, the officials said. "He had been heading the counter-terrorism wing of Jam...


British PM May promises vote on Brexit deal by March 12

The prime minister has so farfailed to get her proposal of a Brexit deal through the British parliament, and many politicians accuse her of trying to "run down ...


Pope Francis vows to stop cover-ups of child sexual abuse

But advocates for victims say Francis merely repeated old promises. In his closing address to the nearly 200 church leaders, including Coleridge, who had be...


London could see damaging winds with gusts up to 110 km/h Sunday

Those gusts could reach speeds between 90 and 110 kilometres an hour, and forecasters said that is strong enough to cause serious damage to roof shingles and wi...


Dianne Feinstein rebuffs young climate activists' calls for Green New Deal

The children present were between the ages of 7 and 16, according to the organization. "'Cuz you're not. So, until you do it, I'm the boss .' How 'bout that?'"...


Record-breaking amounts of snowfall sees dog vanish while playing fetch

How much has fallen near you? "In 1915, 31" of snow was measured in one day. The storm needs about two inches to move into the number 2 spot, which remaine...