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Ex-British spy behind Trump dossier helped Federal Bureau of Investigation bust Federation Internationale de Football Association

Senior officials could not confirm media reports at the weekend that reassurance has been sought by London from the CIA that the identities of British agents ...


Dozens missing after refugee boat sinks off Libyan coast

Search operations were continuing after nightfall in poor weather and sea conditions, a spokesperson added. But dozens were still believed to be missing as ni...


Serbia to defend 'every inch' against Kosovo after train incident

Serbian authorities have sent a promotional train to north Kosovo for the first time in 18 years, a move deemed a "serious provocation" by Pristina . "I have a...


Amazon, better behave. Don't be flippant about Indian symbols: Shaktikanta Das

On Wednesday, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj demanded an immediate apology from Amazon for selling the doormats and threatened to withhold visa approva...


Seventeen drown and 10 missing after boat capsizes in India

However, officials indicated that figure was likely to rise. This is a breaking story. Sahni maintains that the boat which was later retrieved from the Ganga ...


Wizards shake off sluggish start to beat Joel Embiid-less Sixers

Yet Washington entered halftime tied 56-56 and then outscored Philadelphia 30-15 in the third quarter before leading by 25 in the fourth. Jahlil Okafor made...


Amarinder wants to contest against Punjab CM; Sukhbir laughs off

Taking a jibe at Kejriwal, Capt said,"I will ensure that "Kejri Kujri" does not succeed in taking over the state, with which he has no connect". "I want to figh...


Met Éireann warns of icy weather, wind and snow in parts

A yellow Met Office weather warning for snow remains in place for Northern Ireland to midnight. A wind warning is in place for Donegal, Leitrim, Mayo and Slig...


'We waited for decades': Polish govt welcomes Fort Carson troops

It also marks a new historic moment - the first time any Western forces are being deployed on a continuous basis to NATO's eastern flank. The American deploym...


Maxwell, Marsh brothers recalled for India Test series

Maxwell's all-rounder counterpart Mitchell Marsh also gained a recall into the squad along with his brother, batsman Shaun Marsh, spinner Ashton Agar and tall...


'You Made Me a Better Man': Obama Delivers Final Weekly Address

Obama noted that Trump "ran sort of a improvisational campaign" but cautioned him against running an "improvisational presidency", saying it will be a test to s...


Anti-terror police launch major operation in Brussels district of Molenbeek

Another spokeswoman, Ine Van Wymersch, claims "The operation has ended". The three suspects will be questioned on Sunday (15 January) The Telegraph reports. E...


Gambia: President-elect Barrow to remain in Senegal until swearing

The West African regional bloc has said if Jammeh does not cede power it will consider military intervention and has already prepared a standby force led by Sen...


Lucasfilm won't 'digitally recreate' Carrie Fisher for future 'Star Wars' movies

Lucasfilm has responded to rumors that it would digitally recreate the late Carrie Fisher in one or both of the two remaining Star Wars episodes. If you'...


Philippines' Duterte threatens martial law

Hundreds gathered as President Rodrigo Duterte, the ASEAN 2017 chairman, delivered the keynote address . He said the aim of such a move would be "to preser...


Abu Sayyaf frees 2 hostages in Philippines

Mr. Duterte's remarks reflect the alarm and desperation of the Philippines, along with Malaysia and Indonesia, in halting a series of kidnappings primarily by A...


Jennifer Holliday pulls out of Trump inaugural performance

Despite her original thoughts, Holliday admitted to fans that she did not take into consideration how her performance at such a controversial political event co...


This Joe Biden-Obama Friendship Necklace Meme Is Glorious

So in this courageous new era of making sure we listen to - or are at least aware of - what the other side is saying, here's a run-down of weirdly negative and ...


Stampede kills six in religious India festival

Six pilgrims died in a stampede at a fair in Gangasagar, which is in Kachuberia, West Bengal, on Sunday. A stampede at a religious gathering in northern India k...


Six still in hospital after bus crash

The bus with passengers aged in their 60s from the United States and United Kingdom crashed about 8.10am on Sunday in the Tongariro Forest Park at the intersect...


Palestine welcomes Paris summit statement

In an article printed in " Le Monde " on Thursday, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said France was not trying to impose a solution, but to stop an "in...


Flight 666 makes safe Friday the 13th landing in HEL

The flight tracking website picked up on a scheduled Finnair flight from Copenhagen, Denmark, to Helsinki, Finland, taking off early afternoon local time (or mo...


#360LIVE: India vs England - First ODI at Pune

But Dhoni himself seems clear on the reasons. From his position behind the stumps, Dhoni felt he was well-placed to give the new captain counsel whenever requir...


Iconic US circus to shut down after 146 years

The owners of Ringling Brothers say declining attendance, high operating costs and with changing public tastes ultimately put them out of business. "I am the ve...


Noted Tamil filmmaker attacked while protesting for Jallikattu

Though police tried to detain more people and prevent the holding of sport, villagers continued to outsmart police in holding the events. The tweet by BJP lea...


Justice Dept to Investigate FBI Director Over 'Misconduct' in Handling Clinton Probe

The Thursday statement from the Justice Department's Inspector General said there will also be an examination of whether FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe sho...


House to vote on Obamacare repeal; Paul Ryan vows to 'rescue people'

The Senate on Wednesday passed a "repeal resolution" attached to a budget bill that would begin the process of dismantling the healthcare program. To make i...


Inauguration Workers Cover Up 'Don's Johns' on Portable Toilets on Capitol Hill

A major port-a potty company supplying toilet facilities to presidential inauguration, has an unfortunate name (at least, for Donald Trump). Workers have plac...


Freezing rain advisory until 1 pm Saturday

The NWS warns that Oklahoma, Missouri and Kansas will see the greatest effects of the ice storm. Missouri State Highway Patrol spokesman Al Nothum said a spor...


Teacher impregnated by student gets 10 years in jail

The teacher had an abortion after being contacted by authorities, according to court documents . " We want them to keep their hands off the students ". Vera pr...


Petra Laszlo: Hungarian camerawoman sentenced for tripping refugees

Petra Laszlo was handed three years probation for breach of the peace after the incident was captured on camera in September 2015 when her case was heard at Sze...


Lara seeks statement win over Foreman in super welterweight defense

There was no question about the knockdown in round four, however. As Foreman walked in and missed with a punch, Lara ripped a pinpoint counter left uppercut t...


Lord Snowdon, Princess Margaret's ex-husband, dies aged 86

The child - conceived during an alcohol and amyl-nitrate-fueled threesome - was born while Armstrong-Jones was on his honeymoon with Princess Margaret. Lord Sno...


Kidnapped Kamiyah Mobley reunited with biological parents after 18 YEARS

Williams reportedly suffered a miscarriage about a week before she drove from SC to the Florida hospital where she abducted Mobley. "Not the type of reputation...


Indian army chief threatens Pakistan with surgical strikes

The soldier sings of the tough conditions they live in, probably at a border post, the "pickle on roti" they get to eat while people go to the Taj [hotel] in ci...