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Michael Jackson Is Getting the Biopic Treatment

Paris Jackson is grateful that an " insulting " TV show about her father Michael Jackson has been cancelled. MJ fans were quick to express their disgust on so...


Bahrain executes three Shia men over 2014 police killing

The executions of the Shiite men drew swift condemnation from human rights groups and sparked outrage among opponents of the Sunni-ruled government, who see the...


Abbas wants Russia's help in preventing relocation of United States embassy in Israel

Neither Israel nor the Palestinians were represented at the conference, which Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dismissed as "futile". US Secretary of...


Brazil police quell latest deadly jail riot

At least three prisoners were decapitated inside the Alcazuz prison, in the city of Natal, the largest in the state of Rio Grande do Norte. Police surrounded th...


NZ man who sailed to Australia with six-year-old daughter charged

The pair survived nearly a month on the catamaran that was reportedly built in Mr Langdon's garden and made it 1,200 miles from New Zealand's North Island acros...


Serbian President Vows to Send Troops to Kosovo If Serbs' 'Massacred'

After a conflict that killed about 10,000 people, mostly members of Kosovo's ethnic Albanian majority, a United Nations mission ran Kosovo until 2008, when it o...


Rep. Lewis says Trump is not a 'legi

Lewis (or the DNC staffers who wrote the fundraising email) seized on Trump's "all talk, no action" remark. President-elect Donald Trump has cancelled his pla...


Central Intelligence Agency chief John Brennan has a stern warning for Donald Trump

The US intelligence community concluded in a report presented to President Barack Obama and Trump last week that Russian Federation tried to sway the outcome of...


Pope demands protection for migrants as sea rescue continues

This is the worst accident involving refugees in 2017 so far, said the International Organization of Migration (IOM). "We must do everything possible to guara...


Just 7 Percent of Top Films in 2016 Directed by Women

Macy, and was supported by the lead actor. Women directors, whose underemployment is now being investigated by the federal government's Equal Employment Oppor...


BJP hails HC order allowing RSS programme in city

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat on Saturday said that Hindus can not live freely in parts of India and that their rights are not protected becau...


Civilian deaths in Afghanistan

According to a U.S. military statement, the investigation "determined, regretfully, that 33 civilians were killed and 27 wounded" as troops responded to fire fr...


U.S. company recalls boots after wearer discovers tiny swastika prints on soles

The photo of the boots has now been viewed more than 3 million times. The company says the symbol wasn't intentional and they are working on finding out wha...


Watch song: Kangana is at her groovy best in Rangoon's Bloody Hell

I also read a report that we might not promote the film together. (But) there is no problem. " Earlier, it was reported that Vishal Bharadwaj was keen on making...


Indian flag doormat row: Centre warns Amazon again, says respect Indian sentiments

But within a week Gandhi flip flops have appeared on its United States website selling beach slippers with Gandhi's face printed on them "professionally". In a ...


Funerals planned as Orlando killer remains on the run

Debra Clayton as she approached him outside a Walmart. Loyd, 41, has been sought by police since December 13, when Sade Dixon, 24, a mother of two who was thr...


Six children feared dead in Baltimore house fire

Firefighters said they were waiting for more equipment to arrive to the scene to continue searching. Six young children died in the blaze: a 9-month-old boy...


Punjab polls: Capt.Amarinder Singh wants to contest from Lambi

Dr Daljit Singh who was Aam Aadmi Party's candidate in Punjab for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections has joined Congress in the presence of party leader and president...


French Far Right Leader Le Pen Seen at Trump Tower

One reason Le Pen may have selected this particular public building to get her caffeine fix: George "Guido" Lombardi - Trump's " self-professed contact to Europ...


Ex -Kosovo premier freed pending French extradition decision

He can not leave the country until a court decision whether to extradite him to Serbia, where he is wanted for alleged war crimes. Serbia's government formall...


Retail inflation falls for fifth straight month to 3.41%

The mining sector output growth was at 3.9% in November, compared with -1.1% in October and -3.1% in September. The official data disclosed that prices of veg...


Second Scorpene class submarine INS Khanderi launched in Mumbai

The first of the class submarine, Kalvari is presently undergoing sea trials and likely to be commissioned into Navy by Mid 2017. It was built by the Mazgaon Do...


US Launches Formal WTO Complaint Over Chinese Aluminum

We will assess the impacts of this action across the full value chain and continue to believe that a negotiated agreement between the USA and Chinese government...


Anna Kendrick In Talks To Play Female Santa Claus

Anna Kendrick is in talks to star as a female Santa Claus in a new Disney film. First it was Ghostbusters , then Ocean's Eleven - now Santa Claus is the...


Huge drop in asylum-seekers heading to Germany in 2016

According to the Dublin Regulation , persons seeking asylum must apply in the first European Union member-state which they have entered. Tobias Plate, a G...


Roadmap agreed at Cyprus reunification talks - Turkish FM

On Thursday, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu had said discussions were "at a critical juncture" and that technical experts would now hold talks. "We...


Trump not committed to 'One China' policy

However, as the Lawfare blog observes, "the president and president-elect do not get briefed on material that the intelligence community does not believe to be ...


Makar Sankranti celebrated in different ways in various parts of India

Meanwhile, Indian Prime Miniter Narendra Modi extended his wishes in multiple languages on Twitter to the people who are celebrating the festival. He added, "...


Chaffetz may subpoena ethics chief

Walter Shaub , the head of the Office of Government Ethics , blasted Donald Trump's new plan to handle his conflicts of interests on Wednesday. Popular Vid...


Iran nuclear deal is working, wise for Trump to uphold it

White House spokesman Josh Earnest said such arrangements are "subject to the careful monitoring and inspections that are included in the deal to ensure that Ir...


Migrants, refugees face harsh winter conditions in SE Europe

Noting how the bodies of two Iraqi men were found on January 6 in southeastern Bulgaria after they crossed over from Turkey, Pouilly said: "The UNHCR is extreme...


NHS crisis: Theresa May frustrated over GP opening hours

The data for England highlights acute problems with delayed discharges - where patients are medically fit to leave hospital but are stuck in beds due to problem...


Israeli jets bombed Syrian military airport near Damascus - state media

In November, the Syrian army said Israeli jets fired two missiles on an area west of the capital, close to the Damascus Beirut-highway, in an attack mounted f...


Oil down on concerns rising U.S. production could dampen output cut deal

After reaching a consensus to freeze oil output between OPEC and some non-OPEC nations, the cartel is looking to drive oil prices even higher with a new agreeme...


Thousands gather for parade, celebration honoring Clemson Tigers

Coach Brooks has been rumored to be thinking about retirement for several years and after getting a national championship in 2016 it appears that he has decided...