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Oxfam probing 26 new cases of sexual misconduct

During questioning by the worldwide development committee, Mark Goldring apologised to MPs for the actions of staff who were dismissed for their use of sex work...


Leader threatens to burn down BBMP office

Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee ( KPCC ) president Dr G Parameshwara announced that Narayanaswamy had been expelled from party membership for six years...


These were the best black gowns on the BAFTA 2018 red carpet

The Prime Minister wants to deal with domestic violence with more laws, increased police power and longer prison sentences. It won't, but what will is fully f...


Get Back Nirav While Returning From Abroad, Rahul Gandhi Tells PM Modi

Nirav Modi sold diamonds, which are the stuff he claims dreams are made of". Quoting reports of Nirav Modi's communication to the PNB, Congress spokersperson ...


Teacher Pay Raise Bill Heads to Governor as Walkout Looms

House of Delegates and Senate leaders called for teachers to accept the proposal, which would amount to a three-year, 4 percent raise, as opposed to 5 percent ...


Husband of Florida woman who went missing at sea faces murder ch

Authorities revealed a Coast Guard expert determined the catamaran had suffered intentional damage, not from a collision, but "from inside the vessel" in both h...


Iranian Official Threatens Israeli PM Netanyahu: 'We Will Level Tel Aviv'

This month alone, U.S. aircraft killed as many as 200 Russian mercenaries as they attacked Kurdish forces in eastern Syria; Turkey threatened to expand its ...


Winter Olympics 2018: Lindsey Vonn joins star exodus from team event

The U.S. team is made up of first-time Olympian Bradie Tennell , the reigning U.S. champion and an exceptional jumper, as well as 2010 Olympian Mirai Nagasu ...


Numis Securities Reaffirms "Hold" Rating for N Brown Group (LON:BWNG)

The stock decreased 9.13% or GBX 59 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 587.5. About 301,528 shares traded. uniQure N.V. (NASDAQ:QURE) has declined 52...


United Nations 'deeply alarmed' by situation in Eastern Ghouta

Damascus says it only targets militants. "Actually, we are humans". About 100 people were killed in the besieged area since Monday, including at least 13 child...


Donald Trump recommends ban on bump stock gun modifications

The devices were reportedly discovered in the room of the Las Vegas shooter, who killed 58 and injured 851 in December 2017. Asked at a press briefing T...


Spring Teen Arrested in Staged Robbery of Her Friend

But the "perfect" plan crashed and burn when Mize's father ran inside the house, locked the door and called 911. Cops say the two men then got into the auto and...


Drought-stricken Cape Town's Day Zero moves to July

Cape Town - The water crisis now affecting Cape Town demands that we all take extra measures to ensure that Day Zero never comes. These checkpoints will limit p...


Early Voting Begins For March Primaries

Election locations in Smith County include: R.B. Hubbard Center-Smith County Elections Office (304 East Ferguson St., Tyler); Heritage Building (1900 Bellwo...


Luiten targets Ryder Cup after Oman victory

As Luiten's co-leaders Matthew Southgate and Julian Guerrier both struggled over the front nine it was left to the Dutchman and Wood to fight it out for the t...


Gitanjali Gems tanks 46% in 4 sessions; locked in lower circuit

Shares of Gitanjali Gems continued to fall for the fourth straight session on Monday, plunging 10% as investor sentiment remained muted after the company came u...


ICE Arrests 212 Illegal Aliens in Los Angeles Area

The Attorney General of the state, Xavier Becerra gave a stern warning that businesses could be fined up to $10,000 in the event that they were caught in violat...


Camilla and Meghan Markle 'have SECRET lunch to discuss Royal Wedding jitters'

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry will Wednesday on May 19 at St. George's Chapel in Windsor. "The Government is urging other councils to follow suit ". Pr...


Family Who Housed Florida School Shooter Describes the Days Before the Attack

Ashley Kurth said of politicians who do little more than offer condolences after mass shootings: "We're exhausted of the 'We're sorry for your loss.' 'We're...


Tehran bus-ramming attack: three police die amid violent protest

Iranian social media circulated video allegedly showing the moment when the cars ploughed into a group of policemen and the security forces clashing with blac...


Russian, Indian banks lose millions to hackers

The next morning, bank officials managed to reconcile the previous day's transactions and found out "three transactions which were not originated from our bank"...


More arrests made over Punjab National Bank scam

RBI said "it had, therefore, confidentially cautioned and alerted banks of such possible misuse, at least on three occasions since August 2016, advising them to...


East beaches close en masse as risky surf pounds coast

It's believed the man is from Kempsey. The hazardous surf is still pounding the NSW and Queensland coasts, forcing the closure of many beaches and warning for...


Pakistan given 3-month reprieve over terrorist financing watchlist

A USA motion to put Pakistan on a terrorist financing watch list has been deferred for three months, Pakistani officials said. "How many times have we talked ab...


How not to respond to the Russian Federation indictments

He also lamented that "there is a bit of a revision of history going on", saying Trump held Russia's feet to the fire a lot more than Obama ever did. "Russia ...


Iran locates wreckage of crashed plane

The Iran Aseman Airlines plane took off from the capital Tehran at 8:00 a.m. local time (0430 GMT) on Sunday and disappeared from the radar screen 50 minutes la...


Olympic Women's Alpine Skiing Results 2018: Mikaela Shiffrin Takes 4th in Slalom

Women's downhill (Tuesday, 9 p.m. ET/Wednesday 11 a.m. local time): At the downhill event, the attention will be on Vonn . No one could catch Sofia Goggia ...


Federal Bureau of Investigation says it did not properly follow-up tip on accused Florida shooter

Bennight continued: "I can't fathom what goes through somebody's mind when they decide to pick up a weapon of any kind and take another person's life just beca...


Flood Watch Tues.-Thurs for Arkansas

Sixteen rivers are under flood warnings, including the Grand River, which the National Weather Service is forecasting will crest near 20 feet in Grand Rapids....


GM offers $2.2B debt for equity swap in South Korea

The state-owned Korea Development Bank is the second-largest shareholder in GM Korea, after General Motors , holding 17.2 percent of its shares. GM's decis...


Trump to meet with high school students

And although Trump's Federal Bureau of Investigation criticism may easily be said to be aimed at undermining the heavy criticism targeting the president's R...


This Week's School Shooting Was A Very American Tragedy

Each child who has to run for their life from their own school, each parent who has felt a stab in their heart to hear a child is in danger and even children an...


SL Green Realty (SLG) Stock Rating Upgraded by Stifel Nicolaus

About 1.51 million shares traded or 37.57% up from the average. Realty Income Corporation (NYSE:O) has declined 8.21% since February 19, 2017 and is downtrendin...


Ohio Gov. John Kasich: 'No confidence' Congress will address guns

Kasich adds the greatest place to initiate change is at the local and state levels. Kasich also removed a pro-Second Amendment section from his website. Assau...


Trump pressured on gun control, faces backlash over tweets

With her voice rising nearly to a scream, the distraught mother added: "The gunman, a insane person, just walks right into the school, knocks down the window of...


Raila Odinga to attend Morgan Tsvangirai burial

At Harare International Airport on Monday, MDC leadership was quick to recognise Raila's special relationship with Tsvangirai. Tsvangirai passed away in S...


Meghalaya's 'Husband-Wife' Govt Neglected Health: Rajnath

Nationalist Congress Party leader and candidate Jonathone N Sangma, his personal security officer and two party workers were killed in an explosion in Meghalay...


Pakistan calls FATF move politically motivated

Pakistan has sent Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance Dr Miftah Ismail to plead its case at the ongoing session of the Financial Action Task Force ( FATF ) tha...


Qatar takes delivery of first Airbus A350

Al Baker stated, "It has redefined passenger expectations of business travel and is a natural evolution of our philosophy: You can create your own experience on...


PM Modi inaugurates Magnetic Maharashtra Summit

This is Maharashtra's first Global Investors Summit and is being regarded as one of the biggest such events, especially on the lines of the "Make In India" init...


Prime Minister Theresa May announces post-18 education review

In May's speech this afternoon, she will say the "fees charged do no relate to the cost or quality of the course" and introduce a temporary freeze. The prime ...


Militants attack defence vehicle in Pulwama

The station authorities informed the nearby Humhama police post and police officials rushed to the scene. According to a police press note, the individual, "w...


Fact-checking Trump's error-filled tweetstorm about the Russia investigation

Lavrov argued that US officials, including Vice President Mike Pence, have said no country influenced the USA election results. Trump was continuing his eff...


Trump turns on Federal Bureau of Investigation over school shooting after criticism from survivors

In an extraordinary attack on the nation's top law enforcement agency, Trump accused the Federal Bureau of Investigation of "spending too much time trying to pr...


I'm Muslim and wish to remain one: Hadiya tells SC

I most humbly pray that this Court may be pleased to allow us to live together as husband and wife. Hadiya, a 24-year-old homeopathy student, was born Hindu a...


Kamal party and yatra in Tamil Nadu

Before kicking-starting a state-wide tour, he will launch his political party and enumerate its "guiding principles". "So, I came to seek the blessings of the...


Mudslinging between BJD, BJP continues over Bargarh cash seizure

Pointing out that it was Prime Minister Narendra Modi who recognised Jitendra Haripal, the singer of popular Sambalpuri folk song "Rangabati, Rangabati", and Sa...


Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz shown fighting students in 2016

Cruz, 19, moved in with Snead and his wife Kimberly Snead in November after his adopted mother died. "Part of the stipulations of Nick moving in was that he g...


Court blocks government from revoking Nasa leaders' passports

Salim Lone, an adviser to opposition leader Raila Odinga, said James Orengo and Jimi Wanjigi had planned to travel to the funeral of Zimbabwean opposition leade...


Wichita police continue to search for missing child

Davidson said the boy's family has been cooperating and they are asking for help in finding him. Five-year-old Lucas Hernandez was reported missing Saturday a...