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Google doodles to celebrate Navroz

Every year while in office, former President Barack Obama crafted an annual address to mark Nowruz , the Persian New Year, and sent his greetings to the millio...


One Sustains Head Injuries in Accident Involving Benue Governor's Convoy

There was tension in Benue on Tuesday as the convoy of Governor Samuel Ortom was involved in an accident on his way from Zaki-Biam. Moses Yamu , the state ...


French Minister Under Investigation for Hiring Daughters

François Fillon, the conservative candidate in next month's presidential election, fell to third place in the race last month after he admitted employing his Br...


#RamMandir: Supreme Court bats for outside - court settlement

The advice came during the hearing of a petition by BJP leader Dr Subramanian Swamy, who had sought expeditious hearing of the appeals filed against the Allahab...


Rahulji, not interested to take lead; please make way: Kerala Congress leader

If respected Rahul Gandhi is not keen on taking up the leadership and lead from the front he should quit, Mahesh said. In the recently-concluded Uttar Pradesh...


Former shelter dog credited with saving 3-year-old MI girl

The owner found the little girl, brought her inside and called 911. DELTA COUNTY , MI -A naked 3-year-old girl was found lying in a ditch, in freezing temp...


SC approves CBI probe into Narada operation

The BJP will also submit a deputation to Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi, seeking actions against accused state ministers, he said. A committee, set by the hig...


Note ban: ED arrests Sekhar Reddy, 2 others in PMLA Case

Sekar Reddy, a sand mining baron, was arrested in December a year ago for holding about Rs 130 crore, out of which a significant amount was in new currency. Sri...


SC notice to Centre, RBI over plea on old currency deposits

However, when the actual ordinance on demonetisation was issued, it specifically added that the only people who could deposit the demonetised currency (after De...


Freak accident at Ghana waterfall kills at least 18

The Kintampo waterfalls are surrounded by woodland and are a popular beauty spot for visitors in the west African country. The Bureau of Public Safety (BPS)...


Russia: US Missile Defense 'Poses Deep Risk' to Security of Asia

Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida is meeting with Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov, while Japanese defense chief Tomomi Inada is to sit down with counter...


National Assembly approves military courts's extension bill

Muhammad Azam Khan of PTI supported the bill and said that judicial reforms should be ensured in the two-year period to be extended for military courts. Al Jaze...


U.S. in sad shape on world happiness scale

The group "aims to support global goals to standardise happiness as a measure of development, as we are doing in the UAE", the royal stated on Twitter. America'...


Conservatives upset with Tomi Lahren for admitting she's pro-choice

As the Daily Caller noted , Lahren's comments sparked rebukes from her colleagues. On the one hand, some people seem to see the idea of a pro-choice woman ac...


Article 50 will be triggered on March 29

David Davis, the Secretary of state for exiting the European Union, said yesterday: "Last June, the people of the United Kingdom made the historic decision to...


Baghdad: 15 killed in auto bomb attack

The militants' are under pressure from Iraqi forces who are entering the group's last strongholds in Mosul. The attack targeted a commercial area in Baghdad'...


Trinis Are The Happiest Islanders In The Caribbean, Says UN Report

Professor Jeffrey Sachs , the director of the Sustainable Development Solutions Network , told Reuters that Trump's policies are all aimed at increasing ine...


Korea Concerns on Forefront on Secretary of State Tillerson's Visit to China

Tillerson left China with warm words from Xi on the weekend, ending his first trip to Asia since taking office with an agreement to work together with China on ...


Japanese PM Abe wants economic deal with European Union soon

While in Germany, Abe plans to give a speech at CeBIT, a world-leading information technology trade fair in Hanover, at the invitation of Merkel. The G20 lead...


Alternate jurors being picked in Penn State case

Spanier is accused of mishandling child sexual abuse complaints against former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky. After graduate assistant Mike McQueary...


Filipino tycoons included in Forbes' list of world's richest

With an estimated $86 billion wealth, the Microsoft msft co-founder and philanthropist has held the top spot for four consecutive years, Forbes reports . w...


Nashville Native Will Wade Named Head Coach At LSU

He has been an assistant coach at Clemson (2005-2007), Harvard (2007-2009) and VCU (2009-2013) before landing the head coaching position at Chattanooga in 2013....


Newly restored shrine at Jesus's tomb reopened in Jerusalem

The restoration and cleaning has uncovered the original details of the Edicule . According to Roman Catholic and Orthodox Christian belief, the Edicule enc...


Eden Hazard sidelined for up to two weeks with calf injury

Belgium boss Roberto Martinez has confirmed that Eden Hazard will be out for up to a fortnight after the Chelsea winger was forced into pulling out of his ...


S.Korea's ousted leader 'sorry' ahead of interrogation

Currently, Moon Jae-in, a liberal opposition leader who lost the 2012 election to Ms Park, now has a commanding lead in opinion surveys. She was grilled in th...


Drugs, alcohol in blood of Paris Orly airport attacker

He was stopped for speeding during a traffic stop in the north of the city on Saturday morning, where he shot a policewoman in the face with an air pistol, inju...


Passenger plane with 44 on board crashes in South Sudan

Further details are awaited. The commercial plane left Juba and was headed to the capital, Wau , when it made a crash landing in bad weather. "There is no ...


Ten Indian fishermen detained by Sri Lankan navy

The protests following the death of the fisherman on March 6 were pegged on the core demand of peaceful and a long-standing solution to the issues miring fishin...


Customs officer shoots, kills himself at Minnesota border crossing

Humphrey will be presenting information related to the long waiting lines, the travel ban, the Chinese parole program and other topics at 1 p.m. on April 10 in ...


Bharara Will Take Post At NYU Law School

Almost 1,300 data breaches were reported in 2016 to the New York Attorney General's Office, a new record and a 60 percent increase from 2015. In addition, E...


Lawsuits Going After Saudi Arabia's Role In 9/11 Increase

This lawsuit has followed years of USA intelligence findings and disclosures that were gathered up and released last year in the declassified "28 Pages" repor...


Indian court gives Ganges, Yamuna same rights as a human

Recently, the indigenous Māori people of New Zealand rallied to recognize the Whanganui river as an "ancestor" with the same rights as a human being in their ...


Theresa May Speaks Out About Her First Meeting with President Trump

Asked by Vogue what she thought of the USA president, May said: " I like to think we got on ". May met with Trump in January, marking the first visit from...


WSJ Editorial Likens Trump to Drunk With Empty Gin Bottle

The op-ed began by wondering if Americans, and the world, would believe him if he said "North Korea launched a missile that landed within 100 miles of Hawaii". ...


United States billionaire David Rockefeller dies at age 101

A Rockefeller family spokesman said that David Rockefeller Sr. died in his sleep. He was the last former member of the unofficial royal family of Amer...