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Triple Talaq Bill likely to be tabled in Parliament today

She argued that the only difference from the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Divorce) Act, 1986, was in the fact that the old Act had provision for a year...


Barbados Gun Violence Kills Rihanna's Kin; Singer Calls for End

Tanella revealed she and Tavon lost their mother as children, while their father "never played his part", so this was their first Christmas back together celebr...


Trump says Dems know there is no DACA fix without border wall

Democrats have previously signaled that they could agree to Republican demands for more border security funding in exchange for a fix to DACA . Trump also ...


Berlin New Year's Eve Safe Zone for Women Created

Hundreds of thousands of revelers are expected to flock to Berlin's "party mile" on Sunday in front of the Brandenburg Gate in the heart of the city. The idea...


Democrat Jones officially declared victor over Roy Moore

During an interview with CNN, Merrill, who voted for Moore, outlined some of the voter fraud claims his office has had to deal with in the weeks that followed J...


Multiple people shot inside Long Beach business

Some victims were taken to the hospital by ambulance, some drove themselves, authorities said. They said on Twitter that it has become a murder investigation, a...


The state of our Nation: Drunk tanks to be increased

The Cardiff Alcohol Treatment Centre (ATC) is based in the city centre and is led by a senior A&E nurse with help from other nurses, a paramedic and a police of...


Thatcher refused to take panda to United States in Concorde

As CNN reports , newly declassified documents revealed that in 1981, Lord Zuckerman-president of the London Zoological Society-asked Thatcher's staffers if ...


Barack Obama shouts out Eagles player Chris Long

Long said he was honored the story reached Obama's radar, and the whole goal of what he was trying to do was spreading positivity, according to NJ Media . ...


Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN) Shares Sold by Sterling Capital Management LLC

The stock increased 5.14% or $8.02 during the last trading session, reaching $164.16. About 832,250 shares traded. It is down 9.31% since December 27, 2016 and ...


Who said what as Viswanathan Anand wins World Rapid Chess Championship

Anand however, seems to be firmly watching his back for the world No.1 player Carlsen. But their relationship soured over the years, specially after Anand ref...


Andrew Finch's mother: Police gave no warning before deadly shooting

According to authorities, Andrew Finch was shot dead by SWAT team members upon answering the door to his home. Livingston didn't say if the man was ...


Margate, Brigantine postpone polar plunge due to risky cold

The club is aiming to raise $80,000 with this year's event to help support a number of Coney Island nonprofits including the Alliance for Coney Island, the New ...


Tightest security ever for New Year's after deadly attacks

This year, the NYPD is tightening up security more than ever after two terror attacks in New York City and the horrific mass shooting in Las Vegas. Arrangem...


Analysts Anticipate Lockheed Martin Co. (LMT) to Announce $4.06 EPS

The institutional investor held 147,698 shares of the telecommunications equipment company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $7.31 million, up from 11,159 at the ...


7-year-old boy killed; suspect arrested

Officials say McKinney officers located the suspect vehicle leaving a store on Hardin at Eldorado and initiated a stop. She and a passenger in her vehicle, Cas...


Eight Meghalaya MLAs including five from Congress join NPP

The MLAs of the ruling Congress have resigned from the state assembly to join NDA constituent National People's Party (NPP). “I personally met Sonia and Rahul...


New Year's Day walks planned

It would be an excellent day to start a new annual tradition, your very own First Day Hike . Contact information is available through the Pennsylvania Departm...


ZImbabwe's VPs Chiwenga And Mohadi Start Work After Swearing In Ceremony

This also adds to signs of a consolidation of power for the army since it turned against the 93-year-old Mugabe. This happened after he had refused to leave o...


Authorities: Florida man tried to electrocute pregnant wife

When a deputy tried to kick the door open, there was a large spark. Police said Wilson also stole a firearm that belongs to the woman's father from the house....


Myanmar police to drop charges against journalists jailed for filming with drone

Singaporean Lau Hon Meng and Malaysian Mok Choy Lin were on assignment for Turkey's state broadcaster, Turkish Radio and Television, when they were detained on ...


Dog found frozen to death in Ohio

Temperatures in Toledo didn't reach above minus 7 Celsius on Thursday. "It's a very needless death", Stephen Heaven, President/CEO, Toledo Area Humane Society...


Can Kentucky stop Northwestern's running game?

The Big Ten has a 2-3 record in the Music City Bowl. Northwestern finished the season on a seven-game win streak, and with a win on Friday could win back-to...


Jobs And Workforce Increase In Metro Dalton

Four metro areas experienced job losses, led by the Danville metro area, which had 500 fewer jobs compared with November a year ago, a 1.7 percent decline. The ...


Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. (TSM) Shares Sold by Pitcairn Co

It has outperformed by 34.70% the S&P500. Citigroup Inc increased Calpine Corp (CPN) stake by 4.59% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Greystone Managed Investmen...


Sister of TV actress dies after horror crash

He added: "My prayers are with darling Jess and I hope she can pull through". Jessica , who played Hope Morrison throughout 2016 on Home and Away , underwen...


Franken makes first public appearance in Minn. since announcing resignation

Franken has been accused by multiple women of sexual misconduct. His fall came after Los Angeles radio personality Leann Tweeden released a photo of Franken...


Terrorists re-entering Pak from western border: minister

Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal said the "enemies of Pakistan" were using different tactics and propaganda to fail the Dollars 50 billion CPEC economically, the D...


Russia's Lavrov Says Timing of Putin-Trump Meeting Not yet Discussed: RIA

However, on the same call on Tuesday, Mr Lavrov criticised President Donald Trump's "aggressive rhetoric" towards North Korea, as many world leaders and the U...


Celgene (CELG) Given a $166.00 Price Target at Oppenheimer

Alpine Woods Cap Investors Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 8,500 shares. The stock decreased 1.31% or $0.535 during the last trading session, reaching...


Could control of Virginia House come down to an ill-timed bathroom break?

The board announced Friday that it will meet that day to randomly draw the name of the victor in the Newport News-based 94th District, barring any intervention ...


Saudi-led airstrikes killed 68 civilians in Yemen in one day

At least 109 civilians have been killed nationwide over the past two weeks, in a conflict that has intensified since the death of the country's former president...


Russian Federation restores contact with Angolan satellite

Instead of providing the bearings of the actual launch site situated in Vostochny, the rocket was fed with the bearings of the launch site in Baikonur situated ...


Police officers killed in shooting outside Egypt church

A gunman opened fire on worshippers and Egyptian security forces stationed outside a Coptic church in a Cairo suburb on Friday and killed at least seven peo...


Dozen die in NY apartment fire: mayor

The cause of the fire remains under investigation. The fire department said earlier it had more 160 firefighters on the scene battling the flames. Officials...


How to recycle your Christmas tree

You can even set up an e-mail alert to remind you of tree pick-up days on that website. Every month the crews at public works work to collect brush from resid...


Victims of Troy Quadruple Homicide Are Named by Police

Tedesco noted the slayings were not a random act of violence and characterized the quadruple homicide as the worst he has seen yet. "People are very nervous, ...


Iran: Protest over soaring cost of living

The Basij militias intervened to suppress demonstrators in Kermanshah who repeated anti-regime slogans such as "Death to the dictator" and "Death to Rouhani", a...


Huge Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots up for grabs

IN now holds the record for Powerball jackpot winners with 39. The Mega Millions jackpot stands at $306 million, and lottery officials say the lump-sum cash a...


New Zealand's Boult moves up to fourth position in ODI bowling rankings

Rance returned the impressive figures of three for 30, while Tim Southee took three for 36. Having pulled things back admirably after fifties from Glenn Phil...


Police investigate if video game prank led to shooting death

At Thursday night's police briefing, Wichita Police Department Deputy Chief Troy Livingston was asked whether this was a "swatting" incident or a prank. The tar...


Status Yellow wind warning for Kilkenny due to Storm Dylan

There is a yellow warning for rain in place from 6pm on Saturday until 9am on Sunday, with 25mm predicted to fall, rising to 40mm in some places. Earlier on F...


Shivering US could use some global warming, Trump says in tweet

But since becoming president, Trump laid off the broadsides - at least on Twitter - against the broad scientific consensus that the burning of fossil fuels and ...


10 deaths in Oklahoma linked to flu during current season

Chandra. A total of 585 people have been hospitalized for the flu so far this season. "It's important to know that it takes about two weeks for the vaccine to t...


Lindsay Lohan bitten by a snake while hiking in Thailand

In 2012, the IRS had levied bills for unpaid federal taxes of $93,701.57 for 2009 and $140,203.30 for 2010, and seized Lohan's bank accounts, TMZ .com report...


Russian Federation probe makes United States 'look very bad'

A Democratic member of the House Intelligence Committee made a surprise admission on Thursday about the findings of the panel's investigation into possible col...


Three rockets fired from Gaza at Israel, two intercepted by Iron Dome

A third landed in an Israeli community in the Sha'ar Hanegev region, near the border with Gaza, according to the Israeli news website Ynet. The incident was t...


Trump fires entire White House HIV/AIDS council

Cecilia Chung, an Obama-era appointee who left voluntarily after her term expired earlier this year, echoed these concerns. PACHA was founded during the Clint...


South Korea seizes ship suspected of transferring oil to North Korea

There was no immediate evidence of Chinese involvement in the suspected transfer of oil by the ship seized by South Korea , The NYT reports. South Korea formal...


Israel, US reach secret deal to tackle Iran

McMaster, and his Israeli counterpart, Meir Ben-Shabbat, agreed on overt and covert plans to block any potential nuclear threat from Iran. Top U.S. and Israel...