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Election 2019: Congress Candidate List for Odisha

Polling is also progressing for some constituencies of Assam, Bihar , Chhattisgarh, Jammu and Kashmir, Maharashtra , Manipur, Odisha, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh ...


Netanyahu on clearer path to victory in close Israel vote:exit polls

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was projected to win a fifth term in office on Wednesday, after almost complete results from Israel's general election put...


Hong Kong democracy leaders await Umbrella Movement verdict

Among them are three prominent activists - Chu Yiu-ming, Benny Tai and Chan Kin-man - who are seen as the faces of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement. The dem...


Disasters drag down Boeing's deliveries of new jets

NEW YORK: Boeing on Tuesday reported a 19 percent drop in first-quarter commercial airplane deliveries as the global grounding of its 737 MAX plane hits resul...


US forces: 3 Marines killed, Afghan contractor wounded

The third Marine killed in the explosion was identified by the DoD as 31-year-old Sgt. Benjamin S. Hines of York, Pennsylvania. US officials said Slutman an...


Faith Goldy, other hate promoters banned from presence on Facebook, Instagram

Facebook users searching for terms associated with white supremacy are being directed to Life After Hate, an organisation set up by former violent extremists, w...


Police believe body found, woman dead in hospital is missing couple

Duran Mejia was reported as saying that the body of a man fitting Moore's description was found on March 31 in an advanced state of decomposition. Duran said...


Theresa May seeks Brexit delay from Merkel and Macron

In his letter , which he asked "be taken into account" during today's EU Council talks, Mr Cash wrote: "It is a fundamental principle of British constitutional...


Man charged in ISIS-inspired plot to drive van into crowd

Henry reportedly admitted that he wanted to create "panic and chaos" and that his plans for a truck attack were modeled after a deadly attack in France, accordi...


Khashoggi's children deny settlement discussions over his murder: Statement

The Post reported that Khashoggi's two sons and two daughters could also receive payouts of tens of millions of dollars each as part of "blood money" negotiat...


Bodies resembling missing USA couple found in Dominican Republic

Duran Mejia said an unconscious woman, who fits the description of Portia Ravenelle , was found on the road to the worldwide airport in Santo Domingo on that...


Japan MISSING jet: Fighter plane mysteriously DISAPPEARS while on exercise mission

The U.S. Navy joined the search for a missing Japan Air Self-Defense Force pilot whose F-35A Lightning II stealth fighter went down Tuesday in the Pacific Oce...


Barr reviewing origins of FBI's Russian Federation investigation

The House Appropriations Committee is not among those examining Trump, his finances and his foreign contacts, and only one member of the subcommittee that quest...


Michel Barnier: EU will battle for Ireland

Mrs Merkel said on Thursday that Germany would stand with Ireland "every step of the way" over Brexit . Speaking on Monday afternoon, Barnier said: "I have s...


London's ultra low emissions levy on older vehicles kicks in

He commissioned a study by King's College London and Imperial College London which found that poor air quality leads to about 1,000 London hospital admissions...


Barr: ‘I Think Spying Did Occur’ Against Trump Campaign

That's a slight difference from Tuesday, when he told lawmakers in the House that the report would be out "within a week". "I think spying on a political camp...


Winter Storm Watch For SE Wyoming Wednesday & Thursday

Cities across the region were preparing after blizzard warnings were issued by the National Weather Service from parts of northeastern Colorado to southea...


Benjamin Netanyahu poised to win fifth term as Israeli prime minister

The veteran politician said the exit polls suggested a "fantastic achievement, an enormous achievement, which is nearly unfathomable", and praised his supporter...


Tiny Bees Found in Woman’s Eye, Feeding off Tears

According to Apple News Network, who shared a video of Ms He and of the press conference by the hospital , the bees entered her eye while she was pulling out ...


Dalai Lama, 83, taken to hospital with chest infection

In early 1959, the spiritual leader was forced to flee his homeland and escape to northern India following a failed Tibetan revolt against China , which cont...


United States judge blocks Donald Trump policy of returning asylum seekers to Mexico

President Trump speaks in the Oval Office on Tuesday. Outgoing Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen oversaw the "zero tolerance" prosecution policy that requ...


Mnuchin says he'll 'follow the law' on Trump tax returns

White House acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney said on Sunday that Trump's tax returns would never be handed over to Democratic lawmakers, in defiance of the...


BJP MLA among 5 killed in Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh

BJP MLA Bheema Mandavi and four others lost their lives on Tuesday in a dastardly attack carried out by Naxals in Dantewada. Initially, the BJP MLA was report...


Is US Setting the Stage for War with Iran?

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday accused the United States of being the real "leader of world terrorism", hitting back after Washington blacklist...


Wreckage found near where Japanese F-35 stealth fighter went missing

A Japan Air Self-Defense Force F-35A fighter jet has gone missing off the coast of northern Japan, with a search mission now underway. Japan's national public...


Barr to release redacted Mueller report within a week

But there might still be reason to avoid going after it with the full force of Congress's might. Democrats on the committee pressed Barr for more informatio...


Ocasio-Cortez: Republicans shouldn't dismiss Green New Deal as 'socialism'

Ain't nothing wrong with that, ' Ocasio-Cortez said. Her Saturday remarks came after commentators accused her of adopting a southern-like drawl while speaking...


Americans killed by bomb in Afghanistan

They added that one armoured personnel carrier had been "completely destroyed". The bomber struck as military personnel were conducting a security patrol ne...


US pledges to put new tariffs on $11B worth of EU imports

The country's trade department released a list of items that could have tariffs applied to them which includes Swordfish steaks, olive oil, scallops, ski suit...


United Kingdom passes law forcing May to consult on EU

May has already asked Brussels to extend Britain's European Union membership until June 30 to allow talks with the Labour Party in search of a different exit ...


Congress, AAP mock BJP manifesto error on women

With his popularity falling to an all-time low after failing to deliver on previous economic pledges, Narendra Modi , the prime minister, is instead appealing ...


Tripoli's only functioning airport under attack

In a statement released today, Ribeiro said that the escalation of violence in and around Tripoli has caused the displacement of more than 2,800 persons fleei...


In Brexit delay, United Kingdom economy remains prisoner of uncertainty

May plans to meet French President Emmanuel Macron later in Paris. "Any extension should serve a objective". But other countries such as Germany and, most...


Why Trump decided Nielsen wasn't tough enough on immigration

He is seeking a harder line to crack down on rising immigration levels, having previously threatened to close the border with Mexico. Homeland Security Secre...


Heavy gunfire heard at anti-government protest in Sudan

Witnesses and a protester said security forces of the powerful National Intelligence and Security Service and riot police were firing tear gas in a bid to dispe...


United Kingdom holds out hope for Brexit compromise by Friday deadline

May is battling to contain a backlash from within her Conservative Party over her decision to work with Labour Party leader Corbyn, someone she's spent three ye...


British woman facing Dubai jail for ‘insulting ex’s new wife’

However, her arrest was made in 2016 when she posted two comments on Facebook about her husband and his new wife, campaign group Detained in Dubai claims. D...


I Still Support Trump's Border Goals — Kirstjen Nielsen

Nielsen told reporters outside her Alexandria, Virginia home Monday that she continues to support the president's goal of securing the border. The agency's unde...


Vehicle bomb kills three U.S. servicemembers, one contractor outside Bagram Air Field

In a statement, the military said three other USA troops were wounded in the explosion and were receiving treatment. Defense Department officials told The Wa...


American tourist rescued after being abducted while traveling in Uganda

Uganda's police spokesperson Fred Enanga addresses the media on the rescue of American tourist Kimberley Sue Endecott, who was abducted by gunmen in Queen El...


Despite Brexit delay, United Kingdom issues new passports without 'EU' label

Brexit hung in the balance on Monday as Prime Minister Theresa May tried to coax the Labour Party into agreeing a divorce deal with a better chance of passage b...


Secret Service director to leave Trump administration, sources say

Nielsen and President Trump met at the White House on Sunday - after which the president announced that Nielsen would leave her post as head of DHS. The depar...


NY Man Accused Of Threatening To Kill Rep. Omar

She later apologized, saying "anti-Semitism is real and I am grateful for Jewish allies and colleagues who are educating me on the painful history of anti-Semi...


Flood-hit Iran getting no aid from abroad due to US sanctions

The boats and rescue equipment are expected to be sent to the southwestern province of Khuzestan. "The water moving south from Ilam and Lorestan provinces wil...


Man charged with threatening to kill Rep. Ilhan Omar

US President Donald Trump justified his decision to cut aid to 3 central American countries. Pointing out his meeting at the White House to announce Israel ...


Bernie Sanders Says U.S. Can't Have 'Open Borders'

These big, showy displays between kids (at least, or especially, when they're not already in a relationship) put too much pressure on the recipient to accept, a...


Libya braced for war as Khalifa Haftar orders advance on Tripoli

Unity government chief Fayez al-Sarraj condemned Haftar's "escalation" and said he had ordered loyalist forces to prepare to "face all threats". Hifter's me...


US Moves to Cut off Venezuela Oil, Cuba Trade

Vice President Mike Pence said on Friday, in a new blow against the government. US Vice President Mike Pence on Friday threatened more sanctions against bot...


The customs union is a protectionist racket

The price of Corbyn's agreement, it seems, is that the United Kingdom stays in the customs union, or some close variant. London and Brussels clinched a di...


Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen leaving Trump administration amid surge of migrants

CBS News reports that Nielsen's possible resignation is just one of several expected in a "a massive DHS overhaul" created to take the Department of Homeland...