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China's economy registers 6.7% growth in 2016

China is deeply suspicious of Tsai, whose ruling Democratic Progressive Party espouses the island's formal independence, a red line for Beijing , and has cut ...


Obama White House has touching last tweet

On the final day, when the Obamas bid adieu from the "people's home", Souza presented the world with few farewell pictures of the 44th U.S. president and signed...


Tamil Nadu: 2 killed many injured in Jallikattu on 1st day

Kerala State Animal Welfare Board member Jayachandran told Express the move to amend the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act-1960, to facilitate conduct of Ja...


Protestoes burn Donald Trump statue and mock president with fake 'Great Wall'

President Donald Trump by phone on Saturday ahead of talks among their officials in Washington next week as the Mexico leader faces populist pressure from a fro...


Saina Nehwal Lifts Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold Title

Now ranked 10th the world, Nehwal took made it a one-way contest in the second game, winning it 21-10. All her wins have come under 45 minutes and the world num...


Protesters rally outside European right-wing congress in Germany

Both are scheduled to address the rally, along with Frauke Petry, co-leader of the anti-euro Alternative for Germany party, and Italy's Northern League chief Ma...


French left-wing voters cast ballots in fiercely competitive presidential primary

A quick look at three main candidates and method of Sunday's vote for France's Socialist Party presidential candidate: --- MANUEL VALLS, 54 Resume: French inter...


UNLFW militants attack army convoy in Assam, three soldiers injured

The outfit added a joint team attacked the 13 Assam Rifles of Indian Security Forces at Jagun-Jairampur.The outfit claimed that in the attack joint team killed ...


Yahya Jammeh There is no room for dictators in Africa - Dogara says

Barrow has yet to comment on Jammeh's departure. According to him: "We are going to redeem all items in our manifesto for the benefit of the people". "We don'...


'SNL' roasts Kellyanne Conway with critical musical number

The musical number ended with her lying on massive, illuminated letters readying " Conway ". But, there was another thought she had, too. "The name on everybo...


SNL's Putin Mocks Trump's Inauguration Crowd Size in Cold Open

So his critiques of Trump were constructive. Putin then brought on Kate McKinnon dressed as a shivering Russian peasant woman. Then as thousands of demonstr...


India win toss and field first in 3rd ODI

Despite being set a mammoth target, England were in the game as long as Morgan was in the middle, but bowler Jasprit Bumrah put paid to the visiting side's ...


Trump spokesman claims inauguration drew the largest audience in history

We spent time talking to people in the crowds. Trump said one network estimated turnout at 250,000. A contentious back-and-forth started when Todd tried t...


Trump inauguration had 7mill less viewers than Obama

According to the Nielsen Co., which tracks TV-watching habits, a lot of people watched the inauguration from home - almost 31 million . Nielsen may also ...


Magnitude 8 quake hits Solomon Islands, tsunami possible

The Pacific nation sits in the "Ring of Fire", where the world's most active fault lines are located. An powerful quake struck off the coast of Panguna, Papua...


Jallikattu is back; Tamil Nadu Governor Approves ordinance

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Saturday announce that the Jallikattu will be held across the state on Sunday. In response, tens of thousands o...


US Under Trump Won't Send a Delegation to Syria Talks

The talks are seen as a prelude to a new round of UN-led negotiations in Geneva next month between the Syrian government and the opposition. Instead, the US w...


Reince Priebus Claims the Media is trying to "Delegitimize" Donald Trump

Preibus said it was "not about size" but "honesty in the media". "There's an obsession by the media to delegitimise this president and we are not going to s...


27 killed in latest India rail disaster

Similarly in the end of a year ago 146 people were killed and many get injured when a train derailed its track in Kanpur. At least 26 people were killed and 5...


S.Korean minister, aide arrested over alleged blacklist

This is the first arrest of a minister active in the history of China. Seoul District Court said on Saturday in a text message to reporters that minister Ch...


Trump Praises CIA, Blasts Media During First Day In Office

To a gathering of career intelligence professionals, he said, "probably nearly everybody in this room voted for me, but I will not ask you to raise your hands i...


27 killed, over 50 injured as Hirakhand Express derails in Andhra

The accident comes only two months after a similar accident killed almost 150 people near the town of Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh, the deadliest rail disaster in th...


'Queer Dance Party' in front of Mike Pence house

Initially a group of a dozen people met at the Friendship Heights Metro Station, which is located on the border of Washington, D.C., and Maryland. Tomorrow, we ...


David Geffen lobbied for Chelsea Manning's release

She was arrested and began serving jail time the same year. "If Pvt. Manning is discharged with a dishonorable discharge, she will lose her entitlement to...


United Nations confirms destruction of sites in Palmyra, other ancient Syrian cities

Two of Palmyra's iconic monuments, the Tetrapylon and the Roman theater, have experienced "significant damage", according to the Cultural Heritage Initiatives ...


Armed robberies reported in Austin

The second robbery occurred January 14 around 2:13 a.m.at a 7-Eleven at 1609 South 1100 East. Police say the man robbed the Family Dollar store at 6216 North ...


Protest against Trump inauguration in Scotland

More than 200 banners are being dropped across the world, including France, Australia, Nepal, the US and Norway. A major womens march is planned in London an...


Obama Praises 'Steadfast Partnership' With Afghan Leadership

In a telephone call to Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Wednesday, Obama urged him to continue the power sharing arrangement negotiated by his administration. H...


Nitish makes a spectacle of his prohibition policy. What's he aiming for?

Such report came from Patna , Gopalganj, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur and Begusarai. One of them was rescued while the other one went missing. The court directed Ch...


Martin McGuinness WON'T return to Ulster's executive

Responding to the news that Mr McGuinness, 66, would be quitting frontline politics, Ms Foster said in a statement: "As deputy First Minister for nearly a dec...


Someone Set a Boston Police Cruiser on Fire

The Boston Herald reported that Boston Police Commissioner William Evans said the propane tank started a fire alongside a police cruiser parked on West Broa...


Killed, Dozens Injured in Pakistan Market Explosion

The exact nature of the blast is yet to be known, but it is believed to be an IED ( improvised explosive device ) which was hidden in a vegetable box. PM Nawaz ...


Beijing warns against trade war and protectionism

China, meanwhile, is selling itself as the future as it touts new types of trade agreement shorn of United States influence. Ma said he and Trump didn't spe...


Samajwadi Party's alliance with Congress on the brink over seat sharing

Senior party leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said that a decision will be taken by Sunday morning. "But it will be cleared only after the alliance is announced offici...


Reservation encourages separatism, must be ended: RSS ideologue Manmohan Vaidya

Meanwhile, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal also lashed out at Vaidya while accusing the BJP and RSS of being anti-Dalits. During their session at the Ja...