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U.S. seeks to lessen Iran role in Syria: ex-diplomat

In one of the deadliest offensives of Syria's war, government air strikes and bombardment have killed hundreds of people over 12 days in eastern Ghouta, an ar...


Karti Chidambaram, In CBI Custody, Taken To Mumbai For Questioning

Chidambaram is likely to be questioned in the bribery case in which his son Karti has been arrested, CBI sources said on Thursday. Karti may be brought fa...


United Kingdom government should pay Australia child migrants

Thousands of children were sent overseas between 1945 and 1970 by charities and the Catholic church. The inquiry heard many harrowing accounts of sexual abuse...


India's ruling party emerges stronger after polls in northeast

Meanwhile, the BJP registered their first win in the northeastern state by winning 35 seats out of 60, while the ruling CPI (M) managed to take 16 seats. The ...


China's political advisory body opens annual session

Yu Zhengsheng, chairman of the 12th Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference National Committee, delivered a work report to more than 2,100 political ...


Baldwin returns to 'SNL' as Trump flip-flopping on gun-control

Bring back Darrell Hammond, much funnier and a far greater talent!" "But instead, we'll hear from Donald Trump ". In another tweet , the actor asked the pre...


Congress stakes claim to form government in Meghalaya

Terming the Bharatiya Janata Party's ( BJP ) victory in Tripura assembly elections as historic, party chief Amit Shah credited Prime Minister Narendra Mo...


Trump has 'autocratic envy' toward Putin — Ex-CIA director

According to the leader, the drone sub is capable of travelling faster than a torpedo and capable of carrying both conventional and nuclear weapons . As pol...


Child Rights Body To Study Rituals At Kerala Temples

The "masters" who train the children in Kuthiyottam performances maintain that the boys are offered to the goddess to bring her joy, and the ritual can not be b...


Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2018: India lose opening match against Argentina

A typical Ipoh downpour stopped play for nearly 45 minutes in the 4th quarter but after resumption Argentina held the play not giving much away to clinch the ...


S Korea envoys to visit N Korea on Monday

North Korea has attacked Mr Trump's unilateral sanctions, but said it was open to talks with the usa when senior officials from the isolated state visited S...


Will Brazil take on greater role in Israeli-Palestinian…

The US plans to soon unveil a comprehensive Middle East peace plan that President Donald Trump has hailed as "the deal of the century". Palestinian Authorit...


Ulster rugby rape trial delayed due to sick juror

He confirmed to police that he and 25-year old Jackson, from Oakleigh Park, "talked about what happened" when they woke up that morning, and they were "pretty h...


South Africa's President Ramaphosa to Settle Land Issue 'Once and for All'

South Africa seeks to address the legacy of apartheid more than two decades after the end of white rule. "Rather, it's how we can make sure that our people hav...


Justin Thomas apologises for 'over-reaction' to abusive fan

Turns out he wasn't finished. When Thomas holed to beat List and win the tournament, his relief and maybe his frustration at the earlier incident showed as th...


Former Chattanooga school bus driver found guilty in deadly crash

Walker was arrested and charged with 34 crimes, including six counts of vehicular homicide. Sentencing for Walker is scheduled for April 24. Prosecutor Cr...


Iran's defense program has nothing to do with France: Velayati

Brigadier General Masoud Jazayeri said on Saturday that the primary condition for possible global negotiations on Iran's missiles is the destruction of nuclear ...


Weather warning for Donegal downgraded to Orange

Widespread snow showers moving east to west this morning. People are being told to stay indoors from four o'clock this afternoon, as a red alert for snow is e...


Manhunt continues for CMU student suspected of murdering parents

Around 3 p.m. police started ushering students and staff off campus. Officials identified James Eric Davis Jr .as a suspect in the fatal incident, and on Frida...


Anthony Scaramucci is barred from visiting the White House

That development comes a day after Scaramucci claimed he was not blocked, Bloomberg reported. Those former employees must have any appointments on the premises ...


Trump's position on guns has not changed, White House says

On Wednesday, President Trump , the titular head of the GOP, outlined what he wants to see , and to the surprise of many , it's the same things Democrats wan...


Rain's a pain as Lucas Pouille makes Dubai Championships final

The French second seed stood within two points of victory in the second set against Filip Krajinovic, but eventually had to go the distance to oust the Serb 6-3...


German SPD minister expects 60 percent party support for coalition

Volunteers began counting the postal ballots at 10 p.m. (2100 GMT) and worked through the night, with party leaders due to announce at 9 a.m. whether Germany's ...


US Northeast still facing flooding, outages after killer storm

Hayes added that winds are also expected to drop somewhat overnight and into Saturday as the offshore storm system recedes. "This is a very risky storm". Stro...


Parents of Grand Canyon helicopter crash victim 'file lawsuit'

The suit, filed Friday in Las Vegas by the parents of Jonathan Udall of Southampton, says he could have survived if the helicopter had a crash-resistant fuel sy...


Price Target Overview of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM)

Frontier Investment Mgmt Company sold 2,092 shares as the company's stock rose 10.88% with the market. Athena Capital Advisors Llc who had been investing in Bri...


Barrick Gold Corp Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.04 (TSE:ABX)

The company has a quick ratio of 1.60, a current ratio of 2.68 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.58. About 1.32M shares traded or 107.18% up from the average. (NA...


White House Disputes Report Trump Is Backing Off Gun Age Restriction

On the Mr. Trump's interest in arming teachers , and daughter Ivanka Trump's remarks on the idea, Sanders said a final determination on the subject has not b...


Wayne Hummer Investments LLC Increases Holdings in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

The stock decreased 1.06% or $0.985 during the last trading session, reaching $91.865. About 37.14M shares traded or 25.63% up from the average. Evercore mainta...


Pesticides harm bees - European Union food safety watchdog confirms 2013 findings

Neonicotinoids , which are nerve agents, have been shown to cause a wide range of harm to bees, such as damaging memory and reducing queen numbers. Most uses ...


Someone nominated Donald Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize

On Tuesday, a European publication reported that the Norwegian Nobel Institute suspected the nomination on the president for the prize might be a fake one. Th...


N.Korea to send athletes to PyeongChang Paralympics

The North agreed to send a delegation of officials from its Paralympic Committee and athletes to the South on March 7 via a land route, according to a joint sta...


Perdue Reaffirms Support for Ethanol, RFS

He also stressed that no assurances or commitments were made. "Nothing new was discussed in this meeting". The meeting illustrated growing White House conce...


Trump trade tensions send top German index to six-month low

He also indicated that USA president Donald Trump's "blatant ... protectionism" risked doing wider harm to transatlantic relations. Ordering combative action ...


Hope Has His Biggest Dream Come True With "Hope World"

Hope World is accessible to the public via online audio distribution platform SoundCloud. The synth-heavy, intro track " Hope World " sets the standard from th...


At Tadoba Reserve, Tense Face-Off Between Tiger And Bear Caught On Camera

The tiger, which was a dominant male, had marked the water body as his territory. The video, shot by a group of visitors on a safari at the reserve, shows the...


BHS students joining nationwide walkout against gun violence

MONETT, Mo. - Monett police say they have someone in custody after a student threatened violence Thursday at Monett High School. I want to assure the Chandler...


Gov. Inslee vetoes legislative exemption bill

On Feb. 27, 13 daily newspapers across Washington state published front-page editorials condemning the bill , and the Seattle Times reported that over the we...


Monster snow storm kills three within a day in UK

Blizzard-like conditions brought on by the icy Siberian chill colliding with the moist Atlantic air combined to create the flawless storm and the remnants of th...


Sultans vs Gladiators: Who will shine in tonight's showdown?

In reply, Sultans chase down the target in the 17th over at the expense of just one wicket. This was Tahir's second hat-trick and third in the history of PSL ....


United Kingdom police arrest 3 men over blast that killed 5 people

Five people died in the blast and Wednesday's police statement indicated there may be people still missing and feared dead. Ali, of Drake Close, Oldham, Has...


Storm brings wind, flooding and snow to US Northeast

Heavy rain, intermittent snow and high winds with gusts exceeding 50 miles per hour are expected as the storm moves up the Eastern seaboard, beginning in NY a...


China Talks Future Changes to Presidential Term

Dropping constitutional term-limits was first reported by the English-language version of state news agency Xinhua, with a Chinese version released hours la...


Korea calls tougher USA sanctions an act of war

In Pyeongchang for the closing ceremony of the Winter Olympics, the visiting delegation said developments in relations between the two Koreas and between Nort...


Merlin Entertainments (MERL) Price Target Lowered to GBX 460 at Morgan Stanley

Merlin said globally it had a record 66 million worldwide visitors in 2017, up 3.5 percent. The rating has been disclosed to clients in a note on 2 March. The r...


Deadly storm hits US Northeast, leaving thousands without power

The storm knocked out power to 500,000 residences and businesses from MI to North Carolina. Almost 141,000 customers there were without power Friday morning. Hi...


FBI, Indonesian Police Search Yacht Seized in 1MDB Scandal in Bali

THE captain of luxury yacht Equanimity is a suspect after he turned off the yacht's automated identification system to allegedly avoid detection of a wanted a...


School Employee Tried to Build 'Army of Children' for London Terror Attacks

It is believed that Haque was self-radicalised online, and was inspired by an attack in March 2017 when Khalid Masood mowed down pedestrians on London's Westm...


Saudi Crown Prince Salman to pay three-day visit to Egypt

The three-day visit will start on March 4, with the Saudi crown prince then traveling to London on March 7 and the United States , Riyadh's closest Western...


Nigerian president condemns Boko Haram attack on humanitarian workers

At the time, a Western diplomat said that the Nigerian military had been informed that fighters were massing to attack a military post nearby but that the strik...