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No Assembly Polls In J&K, Lok Sabha In 5 Phases

According to the Commission, the conference will take place at the Vigyan Bhavan's plenary hall at 5 p.m. NEW DELHI: India announced Sunday a general electi...


Canada's Justin Trudeau denies impropriety, offers no apology

The crisis has prompted the resignations of Wilson-Raybould, Treasury Board President Jane Philpott and Trudeau's closest political aide, Gerald Butts. The char...


Americans among 157 killed in Ethiopian plane crash

Visibility appeared to be clear. The plane is the latest version of the 737, the world's best selling modern passenger aircraft and one of the industry's most...


Algeria's Bouteflika warns against 'chaos' ahead of protests

Without giving a reason for the move, the Ministry said in a decree that the spring break would be brought forward by 10 days, starting on Sunday instead of Mar...


Liz Cheney: Democratic Party Is ‘Now Enabling and Abiding By Anti-Semitism’

Democrats argued with one another last Wednesday over the resolution's language. All 23 votes against the resolution came from Republican representatives, m...


Manning in Custody After Refusing to Testify in WikiLeaks Case

The case is part of a long-running criminal inquiry into WikiLeaks and its leader, Julian Assange , that dates to the Obama administration and which the Trum...


U.S. envoy in China casts doubt on trade deal

But Trump's chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow, speaking on Bloomberg Television at almost the same time as Trump, said the USA wants a good deal with China, n...


Bodies of Italian, British climbers found on Pakistan's 'Killer Mountain'

The pair had lost contact with the base camp, prompting a search by other fellow mountaineers in collaboration with the Pakistan Army, said Karar Haidri of Alpi...


Time isn't on your side with change to daylight saving

M. Safwan Badr, a pulmonologist at DMC's Detroit Receiving Hospital, told CBS News. But sleeping times vary from person to person, and needs change as people ...


China’s advice to India, Pakistan: ‘Turn the page, transform crisis into opportunity’

The development comes in the backdrop of India Pakistan tensions last week in which in response to India's anti-terror operation, Pakistan launch strikes on I...


Trump, Cohen accuse each other of lies in Twitter spat

While the world watched the pseudo-negotiations in Hanoi, House Democrats were conducting a public hearing, over the objections of their Republicans colleague...


'Serial': Adnan Syed Won't Be Getting a New Trail After All

Syed waived his claim of ineffective assistance of counsel related to his trial counsel's failure to challenge cell-tower location data", the ruling said . Bro...


Iran: UK diplomatic protection for prisoner legally invalid

Foreign Minister Jeremy Hunt announced Thursday that a British-Iranian aid worker being detained in Iran will receive diplomatic protection . As UK Govt is acu...


Suspicious packages found at airports, train station in London

No person or group claimed responsibility for sending the devices and police said they haven't made any arrests. The first device, sent to The Compass Centre...


Prisons blocked across France after guards attacked by 'radicalised' inmate

French prisons have been fertile breeding grounds for the spreading of radical Islamist ideas. Police reinforcements were sent to the prison and both were a...


Imran Khan: Won’t let armed groups function in Pakistan

One such attack in Indian-controlled Kashmir on February 14, claimed by the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) Pakistan-based group, killed 40 Indian paramilitary police an...


Thai party that nominated a princess for PM has been dissolved

Banning the Thai Raksa Chart party just over two weeks before the general election struck a blow to opposition parties' chances of defeating parties allied to ...


YouTube Displays Fact Check Panel To Users That Search For Alternative Facts

But nonetheless, the information panels should help YouTube warn users about fake news and misinformation being circulated around a particular topic. With the...


Michael Cohen sues Trump Organization for nearly $2M in legal fees

Cohen was Trump's longtime personal lawyer and fixer. The lawsuit, filed Thursday in NY state court, claims the Trump Organization stopped paying Cohen's moun...


Celebrate International Women’s Day With The Most Beautiful International Models

Who are some of the most important women in your life? First up, Obama Foundation Fellow and head of the Change.org Foundation, Preethi Herman . Lastly, th...


Nirav Modi's bungalow in Alibaug demolished with explosives

Fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi , who is wanted by Indian agencies in the Rs 13,500 crore Punjab National Bank fraud case, has been spotted in London , a medi...


Nuclear exchange between Pakistan, India most likely

Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Ajay Bisaria was also called to New Delhi for consultations in the wake of the attack that killed 45 Indian paramilitary so...


Juan Guaidó commands protest against Nicolàs Maduro

He said government supporters would hold a rally on Saturday, a "day of anti-imperialism" in his words, and a counter to US -backed Guaido's plans to hold nat...


Huawei sues the United States for stopping Government Agencies

Guo added the company was seeking unspecified damages. Several Huawei executives took the stage during a news conference at its Shenzhen headquarters on Thurs...


Venezuela plunges into darkness amid widespread outage

Venezuela has been plunged into darkness after a major failure in the national power grid, one that embattled President Nicolas Maduro has blamed on anti-gov...


Sherrod Brown Won't Run For President

Brown, in an attempt to explore whether a run for President was possible, launched a "listening tour" that included stops in Iowa, New Hampshire, Nevada and S...


Hebrew University adds new manuscripts to Albert Einstein archive

Most of the documents constitute handwritten mathematical calculations behind Einstein's scientific writings in the late 1940s. He said: "But in the copies we...


Bolsonaro criticised over obscene video on Twitter

The Bolsonaro golden shower tweet is intended as an attack on queer people and their celebrations during Carnival, which is now underway in São Paulo. As pe...


White House Communications Director Quits, To Join Trump's 2020 Campaign

There had been rumors over Shine's role. Speaking to The Independent , Naveed Jamali, a former US Defence Department intelligence officer and ex-FBI asset, ...


Chelsea Manning Is Officially Back in Jail

Manning famously gave the website hundreds of thousands of classified documents about the USA wars in Iraq and Afghanistan in 2010. Manning, who at trial ex...


Baby of ISIS Bride Shamima Begum 'has died'

Last month, Mr Javid confirmed the boy was a British citizen and said he had considered the child's interest when deciding to revoke Ms Begum's citizenship. "...


This is when snow is set to hit Sheffield as temperatures plummet

Southern most counties of England will see some showers spreading east, but as these clear the southeast later this morning it will generally be followed by dri...


Macron calls for strengthening of EU

In a spirited defense of the European Union (EU), Macron added, "We can not let nationalists without solutions exploit the people's anger". Also, geopolitic...


Suspect in death of Illinois deputy arrested after standoff

Police said Brown was wanted on warrants from multiple IL counties when the task force went to an Extended Stay America hotel in Rockford, a city about 80 miles...


Powerful wind gust rocks Norwegian cruise ship, passengers hurt

On social media, passengers shared stories of their fear as the ship was smashed by the gale. "The boat tilted nearly completely on its side", she wrote . "T...


Further 2,000 people quit last Islamic State enclave in Syria - SDF

On Wednesday the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights that monitors the war said preparations were underway in eastern Syria to announce the end of Islamic S...


North Korea rocked by 'artificial earthquake' amid underground explosion reports

At the engine test stand, the website said it appears that the engine support structure is being reassembled. "Given that construction, plus activity at other...


Ash Wednesday observed in West TN

On this holy day, this Ash Wednesday , the first day of Lent for Christians worldwide, not everyone here in the Valley can attend service. It is done in imitat...


Malaysian PM says Beijing should define ‘so-called ownership’ in S. China Sea

Putrajaya, through the foreign ministry, had consistently rejected the Philippines' claim, the latest being in July past year when Aquilino Pimentel Jr, a membe...


Trump revokes Obama-era order to report civilian drone deaths

President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Wednesday which overhauls policy on the reporting of civilian casualties caused by USA operations. "In ...


EU states block blacklisting Saudi, Panama over dirty money

It was the first rebuke of the kingdom at the UN Human Rights Council since it was set up in 2006 and came amid growing global concern about Saudi violation...


Colorado Man Admits to Killing Pregnant Wife and 2 Daughters

The interview records also provide a glimpse of Watts' life in prison. "It's like the unbelievable grace with all of this, but I just wish nobody had to pay any...


Former Trump Campaign Chairman Paul Manafort Sentenced to 47 Months

Judge T.S. Ellis III has himself said repeatedly Manafort was only charged because he might be able to offer information on Trump . Manafort, his black h...


USA senators say Saudi crown prince has gone 'full gangster'

Abizaid said despite the killing of Jamal Khashoggi , alleged abuses of innocent people and Saudi involvement in the war in Yemen, it is in the USA interests...


John Kelly rebukes Trump on immigrants at border: ‘They’re not criminals’

Clinton made her intentions clear when speaking with News 12 Westchester , telling the news outlet: "I'm not running, but I'm going to keep on working and spea...


Roger Stone Might Have Violated Gag Order

Roger Stone may have violated his gag order. Stone is asking the court to clarify that the publication of the book will not violate the order. The longtime...


Florida senators push to make Daylight Saving Time permanent in US

But, while Daylight Saving Time might seem like a wonderful thing (who doesn't love an extra hour of sunlight?), some say it isn't all sunshine. "Reflecting t...


Four points of conflict between Gerry Butts and Jody Wilson-Raybould's testimonies

Trudeau acknowledged that during a face-to-face meeting with Wilson-Raybould on September 17, she told him she'd made up her mind not to intervene with the publ...


Alabama teenager will represent aborted fetus in unprecedented lawsuit against clinic

But WHNT said it's not clear if Barger knew what he was granting. "Despite her situation, she does have the right to make the choice she made", King-Shepher...


Turkey buying Russian S-400s a done deal: Erdoğan

Claiming the need to protect North Atlantic Treaty Organisation interoperability and to hide the technical characteristics of United States hardware from the Ru...