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Seoul delegation will meet with Kim Jong

Moon's chief envoy and head of the presidential National Security Office, said shortly before his departure for Pyongyang, according to Yonhap. Thawing relati...


Naga governor asks Neiphiu Rio to form government

Rio had met the governor along with NDPP president Chingwang Konyak, BJP state president Visasolie Lhoungu, the JD (U) MLA and the Independent legislator, he ...


Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan admitted to hospital in Chennai

The Opposition members staged a walkout, accusing the government of trying to hush up the suicide of a Gulf returnee, Sugathan, following AIYF workers' protest ...


China sets $175bn military budget

China's announcement of growth target comes at a time when it has been engaged in a trade conflict with the United States after President Donald Trump said h...


Dolly Parton announces '9 to 5' remake in the works

There has been no official confirmation of the film's release, but Parton said that 20th Century Fox has presented her with an idea and she said yes. Parton i...


Oscars 2018: 'Time's Up' Will Have 'a Moment' at the Academy Awards

On Thursday evening a small group of journalists took their seats in a Hollywood conference room, assembling before celebrated female showrunner Shonda Rhimes ...


NDPP, NPF both claim to form Govt in Nagaland

We are requesting the prime minister to attend the swearing-in ceremony. The swearing-in ceremony of the new ministry will be held either on March 7 or 8th. The...


China's 2018 Defence Budget Set at $174.5 billion

The session also stated that China will create a new landscape in all-around opening up and advance global cooperation under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI)....


Pakistani lawmakers begin secret vote for 52 Senate seats

According to the reported results, the PML-N has become the leading party in the Senate with total 33 seats after adding up the fresh and previous seats in th...


Florida votes to arm teachers, rejects ban on assault weapons

The amendment to ban assault rifles was rejected by a vote of 20-17, which was followed by a moment of silence for the 17 Parkland victims at the request of Sco...


Mueller Reportedly Wants Documents On Trump And His Advisers

The witness shared details of the subpoena on condition of anonymity. NBC follows up on an earlier report from Axios , which reported that "a witness" had re...


Winter Storm Watch in place as mid-week storm eyes the state

Models are becoming a little more consistent in their runs on where the heaviest of the snow will be and where the storm will track. "Heavy wet snow will in...


Bennett, Guy, Wilkins lead UVa's long list of ACC honors

U.Va. senior forward Isaiah Wilkins was named defensive player of the year, and redshirt freshman De'Andre Hunter was tabbed the league's sixth man of the year...


Two New York State Troopers Injured At Crash Site

Police say a driver failed to change lanes and ended up hitting the patrol vehicle and two state troopers. After striking the Troop auto, Neumann's vehicle cont...


'Parrikar to again be shifted to Mumbai hospital'

Parrikar was hospitalised at the Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai on February 15 following mild pancreatitis problems and was discharged from there on February 22. H...


Saying that civilians were OGWs does not justify killings, says National Conference

He was missing since November 13, 2017. A police official said a joint MVCP (mobile vehicle check post) near Pohan in Shopian had signalled a auto to stop, bu...


China sets growth target of 6.5% as debt crackdown continues

China's economic growth will bring opportunities for the rest of the world, but what exactly? Economists had already expected the world's second-largest econo...


Poll results in NE will have no bearing on Karna election: Congress

Using the opportunity to lash out at the BJP after its national leadership was caught using "fake pictures" of communal violence, the Congress ran a hashtag on ...


UP: BSP-SP likely to join hands for Gorakhpur, Phulpur bypolls

Gorakhpur-based journalist Manoj Kumar Singh told TwoCircles.net, "It is early to speculate if SP will gain anything from such "understanding" or alliance, but ...


Oscars show salutes #MeToo movement, diversity in film

Del Toro was favored to win the directing prize after picking up the Directors Guild of America Award last month. Former Hollyoaks stars Rachel Shenton and ...


In a first, Dalit woman makes it to Pakistan Senate

Krishna Kumari Kohli, a Dalit woman, was on Saturday elected to the Pakistan Senate, AP reported. Provincial and federal lawmakers voted to elect 52 Senator...


Dalai Lama a revered figure, no restrictions on him

Two weeks later, the Dalai Lama surfaced in India. Beijing in November 2011 postponed a visit of the then State Councilor of China, Dai Bingguo, to New Del...


Tristan Thompson To Miss Multiple Games With Sprained Ankle

During the first half of Saturday's game against the Denver Nuggets , Thompson stepped on the heel of an opposing player. He's averaging 10 points and 6.6 rebo...


Write exams with a smile: PM Modi tells students

This exam is scheduled to take place in 4453 centers for Class 10th and for Class 12th there are 4,138 centers. The Board has made appropriate arrangements with...


Water companies issue warning over usage as pipes break following extreme weather

Thames Water said around 12,000 homes were left with no running water following the recent deep freeze and thaw, while several water companies said they were al...


German Chancellor Angela Merkel set to serve 4th term

After September's election that handed her a victory but no clear majority, Merkel has been struggling to find partners to govern with. "France and Germany ...


S.Korean envoys leave for the North

Kim Yo-jong delivered an invitation from her brother for Moon to visit Pyongyang at an early date for what would be a third inter-Korean summit. Monday's dele...


Storm could drop 6 inches of snow on Grand Forks

Dry and sunny conditions are expected to return to central Pennsylvania on Sunday , according to forecasters with AccuWeather and the National Weather Service...


China Ready To Hit Back At US

U.S. President Donald Trump has proposed a military budget that is the largest since 2011 and focused on beefing up the country's nuclear defences and counterin...


Tigers win, clinch share of SEC title

We'll hang a banner. "Hopefully that's what we learned from this game", Taylor said. And the answer is no. "I have no doubt we're a top 10 team as well". "It'...


United Kingdom to create more affordable housing by taking down local NIMBY councils

Theresa May has faced criticism from the main organisation representing local authorities ahead of a speech on the housing crisis in which the prime minister...


Brexit negotiations: what is a Customs Union?

Britain's Labour opposition leader, Jeremy Corbyn delivers a speech on Brexit at the National Transport Design Centre, Coventry University, Coventry, 26 F...


US thrash Argentina to take Las Vegas Sevens crown

And if you weren't quite sure how good it was at first glance, these graphics tell the full story. "Our second Cup final victory ever - it feels great to be hom...


European Union could reject Theresa May's soft border proposals, Tanaiste says

Analysts said that while May's speech suggested a transition deal - created to buy Britain time to agree terms of exit from the European Union - was one step cl...


EU unveils Brexit draft, ramping up pressure on Britain

Fox will argue that maintaining a customs union would prevent Britain from setting the rules in sectors of its economy, handicapping free trade deals with n...


China: Abolishing presidential term limits good for governance

Trump announced the tariffs despite lobbying of his administration by foreign governments, and while Chinese President Xi Jinping's top economic adviser is ...


Execute drug dealers to solve opioid crisis

Speaking at a White House summit on the opioid epidemic on Thursday, Trump threatened to sue companies that manufacture painkillers with an eye toward halting...


USS Carl Vinson on Historic Visit to Vietnam

The visit comes against the backdrop of long-running territorial disputes between China and its neighbors, including Vietnam, in the South China Sea, where they...


Budget session of Parliament: Opposition set to corner govt on bank scams

Amid reports that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and BJP president and Rajya Sabha member Amit Shah would meet members of the TDP to discuss about special status...


Nagaland election results: BJP, ally NDPP take comfortable lead over NPP

Voting was held in 59 of the total 60 constituencies as three-time chief minister Neiphiu Rio of the NDPP was declared elected unopposed from Northern Angami-...


Philando Castile Fund Settles City's School Lunch Debt

Paul's entire school lunch debt. Castile, who was a cafeteria supervisor at J.J. Hill Montessori Magnet School in St. Paul, Minnesota, used to memorize kids' ...


China to increase 2018 defense budget by 8.1pc

The 2018 defense budget will be 1.11 trillion yuan ($175 billion USD), according to a report issued at the opening of the country's annual meeting of parliament...


Ankara 'on alert' against possible terror threats

According to the statement, the governorate was tipped off by the U.S. Embassy in Ankara about possible terror threats against U.S. embassy personnel and U.S. T...


County Armagh man in court over Garda Donohoe murder

A young man has been charged with the 2013 murder of Dundalk-based Garda Adrian Donohoe . Aged in his 50s, the man was arrested in Dundalk last Monday, and a...


China raises 2018 military budget by 8.1 percent

China will continue to pursue stable economic growth this year, setting its GDP growth target at around 6.5 percent and reducing its fiscal deficit ratio targe...


Committal hearing begins into sexual offence charges — Cardinal George Pell

Lawyers dealt largely with administrative and preliminary matters before closing the court to the media and the public just before 10.30am. Cardinal Pell stre...


School District removes teacher over alleged racist podcast

Dayanna Volitich , until recently, taught social studies at Crystal River Middle School in Florida . The teacher has since been "removed from the classroom...


Car-ramming wounds three in Israel, assailant shot

Earlier reports suggested the attack was an incident of road rage, after the driver received a hefty parking ticket. The driver, reported by Israel Radio to b...


Guatemalan president speaks at AIPAC

Morales is expected to announce a date for the embassy move on Sunday evening when he addresses some 18,000 AIPAC supporters at the organization's annual policy...


Aid Needed for PNG Quake Survivors

Last week's quake was one of the largest to hit the region in almost a century, triggering landslides, destroying buildings and disrupting communication lines. ...