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Rahul Gandhi accuses BJP of 'usurping' power, forming 'opportunistic' alliance in Meghalaya

Extending his best wishes for the new chief minister , Mukul Sangma expressed hope that the new administration would be able to come up to the people expecta...


Ted Cruz uses jingle to take opening jibe at November opponent

O'Rourke has visited about 230 of the state's 254 counties since March, hosting crowded speaking engagements at big theaters and smaller conversation sessions a...


Massive water main break causes damage to Buford Highway, businesses

Like many parents, Ernst said he took his children to school this morning but then had to go back to get them after DeKalb Schools announced they were closing e...


Partition remark: Jitendra Singh advises Farooq Abdullah to 're-read history'

He went on to say that Pakistan was the result of the Indian leaders' refusal to accept the minority status of Muslims and Sikhs in the country. Kicking off a...


Saudi Crown Prince visit sparks protest against UK's "shameful support"

He also launched an anti-corruption drive that saw princes, ministers and influential businessmen detained and generated an estimated $106bn (£76bn) in settleme...


Serious fire rips through new Maersk 15000 teu ship, four missing

The Maersk Honam , a 353-metre long, 53.5-metre wide container ship built in 2017, is now carrying 7,860 containers. After firefighting efforts were unsucc...


UN Official Demanded to Stop the Ethnic Cleansing in Myanmar

In a letter sent Tuesday to Suu Kyi, Myanmar's civilian leader, the Washington museum said it was revoking the Elie Wiesel Award because Suu Kyi had remained si...


U.S. trade deficit hits nine-year high on falling exports

Economists polled by Reuters had forecast the trade gap widening to $55.1-billion in January from a previously reported $53.1-billion in the prior month. Trump ...


First polls close in Texas with Democratic turnout high

Cruz had more than 85 percent of the vote in the Republican primary , while O'Rourke go more than 60 percent of the vote - almost two-and-a-half times ...


Violence in Tripura continues after vandalisation of Lenin's statue

Karnataka assembly poll is the next state election and has assumed particular significance as it is the only big state left under the Congress rule and BJP pr...


May defends Saudi ties as Crown Prince get royal welcome in London

Both sense an opportunity to broaden their existing relationship: Britain is looking for trading partners as it exits the European Union, and Saudi Arabia needs...


SFIO summons ICICI Bank, Axis Bank chiefs in PNB fraud case

A slew of agencies, including the CBI and ministerial arms like the Enforcement Directorate as well as the SFIO are probing the scam. The Central Bureau of Inve...


Jared Kushner to visit Mexico, meet country's president

Jared Kushner will visit Mexico on Wednesday and is scheduled to meet with President Enrique Pena Nieto, according to multiple sources. Kushner, who recently ...


Man fleeing police run over by his own vehicle

Dashboard video from the incident released Tuesday shows the 30-year-old man leave his vehicle on a residential street in Alexandria, Virginia, a Washington s...


Cape Town water supply unlikely to hit 'Zero Day' this year

Scientists have said that Cape Town's Day Zero scare is the result of a three-year drought that almost dried up the city's municipal dams, and the rainfall ...


May defends Saudi ties as Crown Prince gets royal welcome in London

The trip, which also includes stops in Egypt and the United States, is seen as part of an effort by the Crown Prince - considered a key power player behind the ...


Lynchburg student addresses school board about school safety and nationwide walkout

Kathi took her concerns directly to the district and got the following response from Superintendent Bob Fulton who said the walkout is "voluntary". The pair o...


Like RTI, 'Act Rightly' must be debated: PM Modi

The MHA has said that persons indulging in such acts must be sternly dealt with and booked under relevant provisions of law. That night police arrested two me...


Gigaba denies Ajay Gupta is on the run with SA passport

The DA has already laid a formal complaint against the Public Protector requesting that she investigate Gigaba for lying under oath during court proceedings and...


Mamata Banerjee wishes Goa CM Parrikar 'speedy recovery'

In a video message, CM said, "I am thankful for all". Before flying to the US, Parrikar had written to governor Mridula Sinha stating down his move. Deputy ...


Raveena refutes allegation of advertisement shoot inside Odisha temple

She also raised questions on the security measures employed in the temple premise. On the other-side, Andaz Apna Apna actress dismissed the allegations saying...


Shopian Chalo: Kashmir shuts to mourn civilian killings

Separatists under the banner of Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL), which includes Mirwaiz, Syed Ali Geelani and Mohammad Yasin Malik, had called for a march to ...


Don't make Aadhaar number mandatory for enrolling NEET candidates, SC tells CBSE

The Gujarat High Court had on February 27 dismissed a prayer of Yusufbhai that an interim order be passed to restrain the CBSE from taking the Aadhaar number ...


House Speaker Paul Ryan urges Trump 'to be more surgical' on tariffs

President Donald Trump and Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy at the White House in Washington, U.S., September 26, 2017. "It's not the main market but it's...


Air India Launches Direct Five-Hour Flights Between Delhi and Tel Aviv

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced about a direct nonstop flight between the two countries when he met with his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanya...


Nor'easter cancels hundreds of flights at NYC airports

If you heading to catch your flight at Bradley Wednesday morning, lines are packed- so give a little extra time to catch your flight. Airport officials are ad...


EU Accuses May Of "Double Cherry-Picking" For Brexit Deal

However, the BBC said it understands President of the European Council Donald Tusk will reject the proposals. The EU dismissed UK Prime Minister Theresa ...


Trump says he'll counteract any Russian Federation meddling in midterms

He credited the Winter Olympic Games as a being stepping off point for the negotiations, saying North Korea's inclusion in the games made it "very successful"...


Rahul accuses BJP of 'usurping' power, forming 'opportunistic' alliance in Meghalaya

He added that Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP president Amit Shah and chief ministers of all the BJP-ruled states would be invited to the swearing-in ceremo...


Mhlengi Gwala, South African triathlete, attacked with chainsaw to legs

South African 2016 Olympic triathlon medallist Henri Schoeman described the attack in a tweet as "absolutely disgusting!" His athletic sponsor, Sue de la Port...


India objects to 'Thank you, India' event; McLeod Ganj is new venue

Confirming the move, Sonam Dagpo, spokesperson for the Central Tibetan Administration, told The Indian Express Monday: "The Thyagaraj stadium event has been ...


Kolkata: Six people detained for defacing Syama Prasad Mookerjee's bust

Syama Prasad Mukherjee . "Lenin's statues were destroyed in Tripura, tomorrow, in Tamil Nadu, casteist Periyar's statues will be destroyed", he wrote. The viole...


Saudi-British Trade Volume Amounts to 10 Billion Pounds

On the eve of the crown prince's visit , Egypt's Supreme Constitutional Court dismissed all previous rulings on the islands, including those that struck down t...


Karnataka lokayukta stabbed inside Bengaluru office; attacker nabbed by police

He was rushed to the Mallya Hospital and is now being treated for the wounds in the emergency section, he is in critical condition. This content is restricted...


Oklahoma Teachers May Soon Go On Strike

It isn't about getting a raise for teachers but restoring funding for education. She said she wants to reach 40,000 signatures and write an open letter to Gov...


India lose to Australia, exit Sultan Azlan Shah Cup

Daniel Beale (38') and Blake Govers (40') scored for Australia. Tomorrow it's World No.1 Australia (8.05am), who beat India 4-2, while Malaysia beat Argentina...


Turkey detains 4 IS suspects in probe of United States embassy threat

The U.S. Embassy in Turkey says it is preparing to resume regular services after a security threat forced it to close for a day. The Embassy also called on ...


WFP reaches Eastern Ghouta with desperately needed food amid crippling siege

The U.N. said airstrikes and shelling in eastern Ghouta and the shelling of Damascus continued for hours while the convoy was unloading supplies. The Syria...


Analysts Ratings for Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY)

Alphaone Investment Services Llc bought 27,500 shares as the company's stock rose 10.88% with the market. The institutional investor held 723,731 shares of th...


Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi visiting Nepal

The 19th Saarc summit, which was to be held in Kathmandu in 2016, was put off after an attack on an Indian Army base in Uri that was blamed on Pakistan-based te...


Nirav Modi's firm moves Delhi HC against ED proceedings

In its plea to the Delhi HC, plaintiff Firestar Diamond International Private Ltd has requested the Ministry of Finance and the ED to provide them with a copy o...


Russian Federation says Britain's allegations on Skripal incident 'groundless'

A 66-year-old former Russian spy and his daughter are seriously ill after being allegedly poisoned. The incident has not been declared a terrorist incident ...


Vladimir Putin: Russia Will Charge Election Meddlers On One Condition

But the United States born Brit said they "haven't figured out a way yet to kill me and get away with it". "So grossly and brazenly, perhaps, it was a first...


China abolishes 10-year presidential term limit

Xi appears intent on making the bold move on term limits with his trusted ally Wang Qishan alongside as vice president. The legislature is due to endorse a p...


Irish Supreme Court clears the way for May referendum on abortion

The ruling reverses a previous finding by the High Court that the unborn has rights beyond the Eighth Amendment and that the reference to "all children" in the ...


Sierra Leone votes for new President

On the eve of the election, the heads of six International Election Observation Missions (IEOMs) urged all stakeholders in the country to ensure peaceful and cr...


Justice Department sues California over 'sanctuary' laws

Administration officials say the three laws in question, all passed by the Legislature a year ago, blatantly obstruct federal immigration law and thus violate t...


Under Analysts' Radar: Duke Realty Corp (DRE)

American Century Companies Inc increased Aar Corp (NYSE:AIR) stake by 70,443 shares to 204,481 valued at $7.73 million in 2017Q3. Bank Of Nova Scotia Trust Co...


Lok Sabha impasse: Meet called by Speaker inconclusive

Parliament is not conducting itself in a dignified manner", he quipped before adjourning the House till 2 pm. Earlier, when the Lok Sabha met, opposition m...


JD(S) retort to Siddaramaiah: We'll field candidate for Rajya Sabha poll

He has reportedly rejected the candidacy of Sam Pitroda and Janardhan Dwivedi. "We have recently witnessed in the northeast, Tripura in particular, where peop...