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Killed, 32 Injured as Foot Over Bridge Collapses Near CST Platform

All the injured have been admitted to St. George Hospital. It is also called "Kasab bridge" as Ajmal Kasab, one of the terrorists who struck Mumbai in Novembe...


Shooting at mosque in New Zealand

All schools in Christchurch have been placed on lockdown, police commissioner Mike Bush said. ESPN cricket reporter Mohammad Isam tweeted that a team from ...


Caribbean Airlines addresses Boeing 737 MAX-8 concerns

Boeing executives announced that they had paused delivery of the Max, although the company planned to continue building the jets while it weighs the effect of ...


Democrats seeking primary opponent for Omar

Sisa said in her apology, "At a time when so many communities in our country feel under attack by the president and his allies, I absolutely recognize that we...


Rocket Sirens Wail in Tel Aviv Amid Reports of Explosion

It said there were no reports of casualties or damage. Following the rocket fire, Hamas evacuated all its headquarters in the Gaza Strip in anticipation o...


Mueller report should be made public, House says in bipartisan vote

Jim Himes (D-CT) said, as The New York Times reports. In an overwhelmingly bipartisan vote, the U.S. House of Representatives called Thursday for special coun...


Greta Thunberg: Swedish climate campaigner nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Young Derry students at a number of Derry schools will tomorrow leave their classrooms in a staged "strike" to attend a protest on climate change. "And we will ...


No deal Brexit: No tariffs for Irish goods going to NI

This would not involve any infrastructure or checks at the border including in Northern Ireland . They have been created to ensure the politically sensitive ...


Former soldier to face prosecution over killings — Bloody Sunday

It pitched Irish nationalists, who wanted the north to unite with the Republic of Ireland in the south, against unionists, who campaigned for the region to rema...


Pound falls sharply on Brexit deal advice

Writing to EU summit chairman Donald Tusk after agreeing a deal to break the Brexit deadlock with British Prime Minister Theresa May , Juncker wrote: "The ...


Kim Jong-nam murder: Malaysia rejects suspect's release plea

The two women were the only people in custody after four North Korean suspects fled the country the morning of February 13, 2017, when Kim Jong Nam was poisoned...


How An iPhone Saved A Man From Bow And Arrow Attack

An Australian man used his smartphone as a shield to block an arrow that was sacked at him during a skirmish, according to police. The 39-year-old archer fire...


Fox News' Tucker Carlson Calls Iraqis "Semiliterate Primitive Monkeys" in Surfaced Recording

In other clips, Carlson described women as "extremely primitive" and suggested that illegal marriages between adults and underage girls were not as serious as f...


Brexit: Attorney General says backstop risk "unchanged"

Both lawmakers and the public remain split between backers of a clean break from the European Union and those who favor continuing a close relationship, either ...


Mafia boss shot dead outside home

Cali is the first reputed crime family boss to be shot since the execution of former Gambino head Paul Castellano in 1985. The New York Times notes that Cal...


Will Priyanka Gandhi be the X-factor for Congress in Elections 2019?

Reiterating his support to the long-standing issue of Women's Reservation Bill, Gandhi told reporters in Chennai , "Not just in Parliament and state legislatur...


Beto O'Rourke announces that he is running for president in 2020

Beto O'Rourke tipped his hand in a number of ways Wednesday, then finally confirmed he's running for President to a hometown TV station . "I think I'd be good ...


US prosecutors probing Facebook's data deals

A grand jury subpoenaed records from two smartphone developers, The New York Times reported Wednesday , citing two anonymous sources familiar with the matter. T...


U.S., China negotiators talk but no date for trade summit

According to Jim Acosta, President Trump condemning anti-Jewish sentiment so forcefully was "beneath everybody" and asked Sanders if Trump would tone it down. "...


China's dissent on Azhar counters mutual goals

The no-objection period deadline was scheduled to end at 3 PM local time on Wednesday (12:30 AM IST on Thursday). Hours before the United Nations can take u...


Brazil gunmen kill eight people and themselves in school shooting rampage

Doria said the school had been evacuated and police were inspecting what appeared to be possible explosives left by the shooters. He said it was not yet known...


Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 crashes with deaths reported

The Ethiopian plane was new, delivered to the airline in November. The jet's last maintenance was on February 4, and it had flown just 1,200 hours. The flight...


North Korea rocket launch ‘would be catastrophe for diplomacy’

Many experts have offered theories as to why talks broke down early on the second day, with some pointing to the sudden arrival of White House national securit...


Malaysia releases Indonesian suspected of killing Kim Jong Nam

Laoly said Siti Aisyah's release, after over two years in prison, was the result of high-level diplomacy by his government, including meetings with Malaysian Pr...


Michael Cohen not in trouble for misleading committee, House chairman says

In a statement to lawmakers on Tuesday, Cohen's legal team sought to clarify his recent testimony amid questions over whether Cohen sought, or Trump offered, a ...


Brexit talks deadlocked ahead of key Parliament vote

The backstop is an insurance policy aimed at avoiding controls on the sensitive border between the British province of Northern Ireland and European Union membe...


'Bomb Cyclone' Due to Hit Central United States

More than 1,000 flights were cancelled Wednesday in preparation for the storm, with additional cancellations and delays possible. Wind gusts of 50mph to 70mph a...


Gillibrand defends handling of sexual harassment allegations

It also said the letter came after she'd given her notice, "contained clear inaccuracies and was a major departure from the sentiments she shared with senior st...


Beto O'Rourke heads to Iowa as 2020 speculation reaches fever pitch

O'Rourke is not the only presidential hopeful bringing his star power to campaign for Giddens, who is running against Republican Walt Rogers. But in the after...


US House Speaker Pelosi 'not for' impeaching Trump

No effort should be made to impeach President Donald Trump unless the reasons are overwhelming and bipartisan, US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says in a Wash...


California governor suspends death penalty

Because of a series of legal challenges to its method of lethal injection, California hasn't executed a prisoner since 2006. However, the death penalty has disp...


Trump blasts 'fake news' over Melania body double theory

Trump's favorite TV program, Fox News' "Fox & Friends", reported on the body double theory Wednesday, following up on a Monday segment that aired on ABC's " The...


Brexit: MPs to vote on no-deal after rejecting May's plans

Ms Phillips said: "To me she looks like a rabbit in the headlights, she looks like someone who isn't actually willing to say the real facts and say this is real...


U.S.'s Bolton says Pakistan committed to easing tensions with India

Bolton said in a tweet. "To which I used to reply that no, I assure you India will not escalate the situation but if there is any other terror attack then we ...


Victims killed, injured during school shooting in Brazil

The school has primary and secondary students, and the identities of the victims and the alleged attackers have not yet been released. The dead included two t...


Ethiopian Airline crash: Families of victims visit crash site

Ethiopian police officers walk past the debris of the Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 plane crash, near the town of Bishoftu, near Addis Ababa, Ethiopia March ...


New app helps locate "Trump-friendly" businesses

Will this business protect its customers if they are attacked for political reasons? He said the goal isn't to find places that are conservative or pro-Trump,...


GOP plan would limit power to declare emergency

In a statement introducing the legislation, Senator Mike Lee of Utah said he spearheaded the bill in a bid to stop a president from "acting like a king [by] tak...


Donald Trump tried to 'get rid' of Ivanka from the White House

He would joke that Ms. Trump could have married Tom Brady, the quarterback for the New England Patriots , and once joked to Robert K. Kraft, the team's owner, ...


Trump campaign ex-chief Manafort faces second sentencing

The latest sentence, handed down by U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson in Washington , DC federal court, was for 73 months in connection with Manafort's ...


Rouhani visits Iraq in hopes of improving trade ties

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, who arrived in the Iraqi capital earlier in the day, thanked Baghdad for having "refused the unjust and illegal s...


Mitt Romney blows out his birthday candles differently than you do

Exit question: Did he blow them out individually simply for sanitary reasons, to avoid spreading germs? Headlines in TIME , BuzzFeed and elsewhere soon follo...


7 school pupils, 12 adults rescued alive from Lagos building collapse

Prince Adams, who lives in the area, told Punch Nigeria: 'It is awful. Sani Datti, a spokesman with Nigeria's National Emergency Management Agency, told T...


Humiliation redux: May crushed in Brexit vote, 242-391

Given the size of the prime minister's defeat yesterday, as well the EU's opposition to rolling calls for delay from the United Kingdom, some may believe a long...


US Envoy Says ''Real Strides'' Made In Longest Taliban Talks

He said however a responsible withdrawal of troops would be in better interest of Pakistan as well as the regional countries. The German foreign minister sa...


LAPD ID girl found in duffel bag wearing 'Future Princess Hero' shirt

There were no obvious signs of trauma on her body. Hunt's arraignment was postponed until April 16. Earlier this week, family members and friends visited Tr...


The Web Is 30. Here's What Its Inventor Thinks

Speaking to reporters at CERN , he said: "They are all stepping back, suddenly horrified after the Trump and Brexit elections, realizing that this web thin...


Scientists are one step closer to reviving woolly mammoths

The cell nuclei used in the team's recent findings were extracted from muscle and other tissue from Yuka, a female woolly mammoth about 3.5 meters long excavate...


California governor to impose moratorium on executions

Newsom will sign an executive order on Wednesday granting a reprieve to the state's 737 death-row inmates and shutting down the execution chamber at the San Que...


Schiff: It's A 'Mistake' If Mueller Concludes Probe Without Interviewing Trump

In a shocking admission, the man leading the House investigations into the Trump White House, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), agreed with Speaker of the House Rep. -...