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Women around the world rally for change on International Women's Day

The women attended the all-day event organised by the female-owned and run company WPortfolio, in collaboration with the Bureau of Gender Affairs and the Nati...


China has no need or intention to replace US: Chinese FM

China's latest trade data released on Thursday showed its February exports up 44.5 per cent from a year earlier, beating market expectations, while imports grew...


Rand Paul's neighbor in court Friday

Paul, a former presidential candidate, was attacked November 3 while mowing his lawn at his home. She called out the media for falsely describing the incident. ...


Philippines Terrorist Petition Virtual Hit List

Referring specifically to Duterte's comments about Callamard, Zeid said: "This is absolutely disgraceful that the president of a country could speak in this way...


Reminder given to change smoke detector batteries - and clocks, too

They also say that families should have an escape plan, including a place to meet outside of the home, in case of fire, and to practice the plan. The NFPA rep...


Northeast Faces Another Wallop of Snow

Utility crews worked around the clock to restore power to the affected areas, as almost 300,000 are struggled without electricity. While the Northeast digs ou...


Palestinian killed in clashes with Israeli army

The ministry said the victim, identified as Mohammed al-Jabari, 24, was shot during clashes between Israeli forces and Palestinian protesters in the southern ...


Irish government approves abortion referendum bill

Abortion would be available without consideration to the reason through the regulation of abortion-pills or another abortion service. Currently, terminations ...


This Waffle House Server's Heartwarming Deed Scored Her a $16000 Scholarship

The teen told ABC that she's surprised the random act-of-kindness went viral and it's something she would do any other day if a customer needed it. As Wolf expl...


Five injured as fire breaks out at chemical factory in Palghar

The industrial solvent has burst under an environment of high temperature and pressure causing the huge explosion, the police investigations indicated. The bl...


CHP: Shooter takes 3 people hostage at Veterans Home in Yountville

There are preliminary reports of 30 shots fired around the main dining area. The Napa County Sheriff's Office reported that a shot had been fired, but there wer...


Corbyn named in Facebook hate group expose, as Labour suspends members

He told the gathering it would be "wrong" for the United Kingdom to sign up to a single market deal with the European Union that would not be "fully compatibl...


Asheville officer charged with assaulting black jaywalking suspect

In a report to the Asheville City Council on Monday, City Manager Gary Jackson wrote, "The use of force shown in the recordings is, understandably, a sour...


Actor Jo Min-ki Found Dead Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

His most prominent recent film role was in 2013 hit " The Attorney ". He was found dead in a auto park in Seoul . He is among dozens of men in positions of...


Steel tariffs: Canada exempt for now

The president temporarily exempted Canada and Mexico from the tariffs , arguing his administration would continue talks with the North American Free Trade A...


Trump meeting is a win for North Korea's Kim

The countries do not even have formal diplomatic relations. "I think President Moon is a good man, but he is too trusting", she told The Telegraph. Kim Jon...


Unemployment at 4.5% in February

Statistics Canada says the number of people employed in the London region (which includes St. Thomas, Strathroy and surrounding municipalities) was down by abou...


Malfunction At Freezing Facility Could Have Damaged Thousands Of Frozen Eggs, Embryos

Temperatures unexpectedly fluctuated in the liquid nitrogen storage bank at the University Hospitals Fertility Clinic where the eggs and embryos were stored, ...


Suspect says 'no remorse' in IN deputy's shooting death

Deputy Jacob Pickett was shot and killed while assisting with a pursuit in Lebanon on March 2. An officer who responded recognized Baldwin, Jr. and knew him ...


Extremely nasty form of politics taking root in India: Rahul

Former Congress President Sonia Gandhi On Friday took a jibe at the BJP-led Government, alleging that the ruling party was muzzling the voices of the oppositi...


EU Expects US Tariff Exclusion, Could Hit Back In 90 Days

The EU had adopted a combative approaching to the President's tariffs, threating wide-ranging retaliation, with Jean-Claude Juncker, the unelected President of ...


Chennai student stabbed to death outside college

Aswini was later shifted to the hospital where she was declared brought dead. Alagesan stabbed her in chest and stomach. The Police has informed about the i...


Indian Open: Pablo Larrazabal Two Shots Off Lead After Almost Missing Tee

The Argentine carded a second round four under 68 at DLF Golf and Country Club in New Delhi, enough to move him to 11 under for the tournament, four ahead of ri...


Three Missouri Officers Shot, One Killed In Hours-Long Shootout

The City of Clinton Missouri Police Department announced Friday the funeral plans for fallen officer Christopher Ryan Morton. Morton's two fellow officers, Nath...


KL title fight vs Matthysse is done deal - Pacquiao

It signals an apparent break with long-time USA promoter Bob Arum - who reportedly warned that the Kuala Lumpur card was not a done deal. "The Malaysia part i...


German justice minister Heiko Maas to become foreign minister

Germany's Social Democrats on Friday named acting Justice Minister Heiko Maas as foreign minister in the new coalition government with Christian Democrats. Th...


United Kingdom sends in troops to small city after Russian spy poisoned

British police community support officers stand on duty outside a residential property in Salisbury, southern England, on 6 March 2018. Home Secretary Amber R...


China's February exports surge, trade surplus widens

If renegotiations are completed, "there won't be any tariffs" on the two US neighbours, Trump said. Trump's administration has faced growing opposition to the...


14-year-old boy posed as deputy in California

A teenager in California , USA, has been arrested for pretending to be a police officer and pulling people over. The next day, a sergeant spotted a Ford Expl...


General says China needs to arm South China Sea islands

US President Donald Trump on Thursday demanded in a tweet that China cut $US1 billion ($A1.28 billion) from its exports to the US. Speaking at a press confer...


China calls for USA to withdraw trade tariffs on steel, aluminium

China's commerce ministry said on Friday (March 9) that it "resolutely opposed" a move by US President Donald Trump to impose tariffs on steel and aluminium im...


New $10 bill unveiled featuring civil rights activist Viola Desmond

Viola Desmond's heroic acts were recognized today at the unveiling of Canada's new, vertical $10 banknote. She then launched the first known legal challenge a...


You'll lose sleep this weekend, but spring's around the corner!

In order for Daylight Saving to become permanent in Florida, the law will need a signature from Governor Rick Scott . That likely means it wouldn't happen unti...


'Wadali Brothers' Pyarelal Wadali Dies Of Cardiac Arrest

Ustad Pyarelal Wadali started his singing career along with Puran Chand Wadali at very young age & won millions of hearts with their voice in Punjabi as well ...


Police Say 54 Severed Human Hands Found In Russia 'Not Crime Related'

In one image, the 54 hands lie in a haphazard pile in the snow like leathery catcher's mitts, seemingly upended from the bag; in another photo, the hands have b...


Kalonzo, Wetangula and Mudavadi to meet after Raila met Uhuru

Political commentator and Nasa adviser Joseph Simekha said the decision to hold the meeting was arrived at after Mr Odinga's January 30, 2018 "swearing-in". Kur...


China says ready for trade war as President Trump tariffs loom

China deserves credit for fostering the improved atmosphere, Wang said, pointing to Beijing's "freeze-for-freeze" proposal whereby the North would halt tests ...


Canada should retaliate proposed tariffs by going to WTO: trade expert

He also referred obliquely to a fourth concern looming in the political backdrop. Talks to overhaul the 24-year-old pact are moving slowly, in part because Ca...


Suspect In Journalist Gauri Lankesh Murder, KT Naveen Kumar, Arrested

Gauri, 55, was the outspoken editor of Gauri Lankesh Patrike , which was known for its frank editorials. Naveen, the president of Hindu Yuva Sene and a residen...


Tillerson: US is 'long ways' from negotiations with N. Korea

The official told CNN, however, the detente leaves the United States on the margins. He said the United States was surprised at how "forward-leaning" Kim was ...


Saudi-British Agreement on the Need to Deter Iran's Threats

His remarks came on the second day of a controversial visit to the United Kingdom by the country's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman . Plans were finalised th...


4 accused in Lenin statue demolition

Through the Facebook post, Raja said that Periyar statues in his state could be the next justifying the Tripura incidents. BJP leader H Raja, who is facing ...


LHC bars action against JuD chief Hafiz Saeed till April 4

The Islamabad High Court today suspended the Election Commission of Pakistans (ECP) decision to bar the party from registering itself as a political outfit. T...


Plano PD to release new information on human remains found in Anna

The man who found them said he noticed what appeared to be women's clothes. 'I don't know how else to put it because her family needs closure'. "My first instin...


Louisiana 2018 special session: Winners and losers

Barras' behavior "caused tremendous problems that we never recovered from in this session", the governor said, referring to it as "a spectacular failure of lead...


Texas vs Texas Tech

Tipoff for the second game is set for 30 minutes after the conclusion of the earlier game. The two teams watching these games with great interest were Kansa...


Jaspal Atwal issues statement about India scandal

Atwal, 62, said he was one of many Sikhs who got "caught up" in the separatism movement nearly 40 years ago. "I deserved the punishment I received, and I have...


The American Tower (AMT) Earns Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.16

The company has market cap of $58.84 billion. The institutional investor held 21,321 shares of the real estate investment trusts company at the end of 2017Q3, v...


LS proceedings washed out for entire week

Nearly immediately therafter, the opposition members again stormed the Well raising slogans and displaying placards. Ashok Gajapati Raju (TDP), who had resign...


BC upsets NC State to advance in ACC tournament

State. BIG PICTUREBoston College: The Eagles had not won more than one game in any ACC Tournament since 2006, BC's first season in the conference. After the t...