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German Ifo Business Sentiment At 4-Month Low

Sentiment fell from a three-year high in December to its lowest point since September, according to a survey of over 7,000 companies by Germany's Ifo Institute....


Mount Everest to be Remeasured by Indian Surveyors

Mount Everest, the world's tallest mountain, might have shrunk after a devastating quake in the region two years ago, believe some scientists. After that, there...


Kuwait hangs royal family member in mass execution

The seven included two Kuwaiti and two Egyptian nationals, along with a Bangladeshi, a Filipino and an Ethiopian, according to a public prosecution official q...


Anti-Trump Protesters Hang 'Resist' Banner From Construction Crane Near White House

We are out here with a message today that says: "resist", said activist and Greenpeace board chairwoman Karen Topakian in a live video feed . "There are many...


New Pentagon chief to visit Japan, S. Korea next week

During the trip, the threat of North Korea will undoubtedly be on the table. Departing on February 1, Mattis will begin his trip in South Korea, where he will...


Former Eastbourne student successful in Brexit case

A 50-year-old man was arrested by Met Police in Knightsbridge, central London, on Wednesday morning on suspicion of racially aggravated malicious communications...


750000 still living under militant rule in Iraq's Mosul

Last week, Staff General Talib al-Shaghati, who commands the Iraqi counterterrorism forces, said the eastern section of Mosul had been "liberated" from IS jihad...


Honour of votes above daughter's izzat : Sharad Yadav's controversial remark

Ye beti ki izzat se bhi vote ki izzat badhi hai . " Beti ki izzat jaygi to gaon, mohalle ki izzat jayegi. If a vote is sold the entire nation lose...


Iraqi Forces Liberate Eastern Mosul from the Islamic State

The battle for Mosul, involving 100,000 Iraqi troops, members of the Kurdish security forces and Shi'ite militiamen, is the biggest ground operation in Iraq sin...


New Gambian president set to return from Senegal on Thursday

The troops deployed by the West African regional body known as ECOWAS continued security sweeps in Gambia on Tuesday to secure the country for his arrival. The ...


Train slams into FedEx truck in dramatic dashcam video

Two drivers in the vehicle narrowly escaped injury, and the approximately 80 passengers on the train were unharmed, South Davis Metro Fire reported Saturday. ...


Knights of Malta head resigns after dispute with Vatican

Grand Master Matthew Festing , 67, resigned after the pope asked him to step down at a meeting on Tuesday. "The Pope asked him to resign and he agreed", a sp...


Kaspersky Lab employee reportedly arrested in Russian Federation for treason

She said the company has no details of the charges Stoyanov faces, but added that the investigation dates back to the time before Stoyanov was hired by Kaspersk...


Yancoal To Spend $2.45B On Rio Tinto's Aussie Coal Assets

The deal comprises an initial $1.95bn cash payment and $500m in aggregate deferred cash payments, payable as annual instalments of $100m over five years followi...


Donald Trump To Restrict U.S. Immigration From Seven Countries

He is also set to head executive actions limiting and banning immigration from "several Muslim-majority Middle Eastern and North African countries including Syr...


Armenia ranked 113th in Transparency International Corruption Index

Last year, the index ranked Rwanda as the fourth least corrupt country in Africa and 44th globally. Revelations of tax-evasion and money-laundering networ...


American Lung Association wants age for tobacco sales raised to 21

Montana received a "C" grade for access to cessation services a "D" grades for prevention and cessation funding and tobacco taxes and an "F" for not raising the...


Constitutional Court examines Italicum

The Constitutional Court opened a public hreaing on Tuesday to examine the legitimacy of the "Italicum" election law. The law relates only to the lower hous...


Executed in Kuwait: Who was OFW Jakatia Pawa?

May her life be spared from execution. A news report said Philippine Air Force Lieutenant Colonel Angaris Pawa had confirmed his sister's impending execution ...


McCain Says Trump OMB Pick Pits 'Debt Against Military'

Democrats couldn't resist a rare opportunity to force one of President Trump's top officials to admit the Republican administration exaggerated about its reco...


Terror attack on Somalia hotel leaves 28 dead, 43 hurt

Speaking at a press conference in Mogadishu, Somalia's outgoing security minister Abdirazak Omar Mohamed said Police ended the deadly siege after killing last...


Japan launches satellite to modernise military communications

The main aim of this launch was to enhance security and the launch was also broadcasted online. Japan's defense ministry officials have said new satellites ...


Trump Promises 'Major Investigation' Into Voter Fraud06:05

Based on Trump's announcement via Twitter , and a later press conference by Sean Spicer , it's unclear whether or not Trump is investigating dual voter regi...


Russia Says Lavrov To Meet Syrian Opposition This Week

According to the statement, the three sponsors of the talks agreed that there is no military solution to the Syrian conflict and it can only be resolved politic...


Aaron Paul Teases Possible Appearance in 'Better Call Saul' Season 3

So with Jesse set to return, could we perhaps even see Bryan Cranston's Walter White make an appearance? " Better Call Saul " season 3 stars Bob Odenkirk as J...


Irish person scoops £76 million Euromillions jackpot

The winners of an 88 million euro (£75 million) EuroMillions jackpot have made contact about collecting their prize. There have been nine jackpot-winning tick...


Last Friday was 'National Day of Patriotic Devotion.' Yes, seriously

Shortly after taking office as the 45th US president, Trump signed a series of documents on the Senate floor establishing his new administration, reports th...


Trump's Plan For Israel Embassy Is Already Stoking Tensions

On Sunday, Israeli authorities approved the construction of 566 settler homes in East Jerusalem . "For the secretary-general there is no plan B for the two...


Army Major dies, five troopers rescued in Kashmir avalanche

Mewanwhile, an a separate incident of avalanche in Gurez sector near the line of control, four members of a family have died following the avalanche that buried...


Morgan Stanley (MS) Stock Price Decreases -2.78%

Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) will issue its 2016 fourth quarter and full-year earnings news release at 7 a.m. EST Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017. This represents a $0.8...


Puppies survive deadly Italian avalanche, rescued after 5 days under rubble

The Italian emergency crews had been boring over the weekend with no sign of life, but after recovering the white sheepdogs from the hotel's boiler room, they a...


Kate Middleton Gets Real About What Life As a Princess Is Like

The brunette beauty even enjoyed a craft session with some of the youngsters suffering from life-threatening conditions, where one of them reportedly asked her ...


Iran, Russia, Turkey say will jointly enforce Syria ceasefire

The peace talks started in Astana on Monday in the presence of representatives of the Syrian government and opposition groups to explore whether or not they c...


Abu Dhabi Crown Prince arrives in New Delhi

Amar Sinha, Indian foreign ministry official in charge of economic relations, said the two sides were also expected to sign a pact between the UAE's sovereign w...


No Trump and Theresa May joint press conference planned

U.S. Republican Senator Susan Collins says Trump's executive order last week targeting Obamacare is "very confusing", and she offers her own replacement plan. "...