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Beached whale had 30 plastic bags in its stomach

An autopsy showed the whale's intestinal system to be completely empty - suggesting starvation.Attempts were made to chase the whale back into the sea when it b...


France widens Fillon probe to include his children

Le Canard Enchaine , a French satirical magazine, reported that Mrs Fillon was paid from state funds between 1998 and 2013 for working as a parliamentary assist...


Puget Sound Snowstorm Upgraded: Winter Storm Warning Issued

Forecasters in the Weather Service's Seattle office predict snow will cause primarily travel difficulties, and warn drivers to be prepared for snow-covered road...


Pentagon pulls footage seized in Yemen raid

The Pentagon on Friday mistakenly posted a video it claimed had been recovered from a recent anti-terror raid in Yemen that had actually been recovered almost d...


Katamarayudu teaser: Watch a dhoti-clad Pawan Kalyan in full swag

It packs a punch completely and Pawan roars in the role of Katamarayudu . The movie is expecting to hit silver screens on Ugadi festival. It has to be seen whe...


Two militants killed in Baramulla encounter

The combat operations are underway and the entire area has been segregated off by the security forces. A rifle, a pistol, four hand grenades and other weapons...


Sasikala, the next chief minister of Tamil Nadu

Sasikala Natrajan is selected as the new legislative leader of AIADMK. She had been a close aide of the late CM Jayalalithaa for around three decades. " Amma h...


Ross to lead NAFTA negotiation

NAFTA has been a catastrophe for our country; it's been a catastrophe for our workers and our jobs and our companies. He also suggested that the new agreement...


Global gold jewellery demand fell to a seven-year low in 2016

Donald Trump's surprise victory in the United States presidential elections and Brexit fears also saw global gold demand hit a three-year high of 4,308.7 tonnes...


Mattis Tells North Korea Not To Mess With America Or Its Allies

The status of disputed islands in the South China Sea is a likely agenda item for discussions there. On the campaign trail, Trump questioned the alliance by s...


Did Sweden's deputy PM just take a swipe at Trump?

More than 200,000 people shared a tweet of the picture of Trump in the Oval Office, captioned: 'As long as you live you'll never see a photograph of seven w...


Private Banks' involvement suspected in 3700 crore fraud case

The ED said the accused also "promoted four systematic investment plans offering various incentives depending upon the investment made by the user". The fake ...


Angelina Jolie blasts Donald Trump's executive order on refugees

In which case, she believes the response to Trump's ban "must be measured and should be based on facts, not fear". Jolie is known for her humanitarian work, e...


Deathly high radiation levels at Fukushima nuclear reactor is bad, bad news

Tepco thinks that some of the melted fuel may have escaped the vessel, which has caused the radiation level to soar. To put the danger to human life into pers...


Falcons Win The Coin Toss Ahead Of Super Bowl LI

The Atlanta Falcons will kick off after winning the coin toss ahead of Super Bowl LI. The first photo of former president George H.W. Bush since being disch...


Trump blasts Obama over 'dumb deal' for refugees

When asked about the tweet labeling the agreement brokered with Obama's administration a " dumb deal ", Turnball said , while the deal may not have been one Tr...


White House had Holocaust statement mentioning Jews, didn't use it

The White House statement spoke of "the victims, survivors, [and] heroes of the Holocaust ", but did not specifically mention Jews or anti-Semitism, which had...


New Sanctions Are Also a Response to Iran's Funding of Terrorism

Iran plans to launch missiles later today as part of a military exercise, despite US sanctions over a test firing they made last weekend. The sanctions were s...


Romania repeals graft decree amid further protests

The government had earlier argued that the changes were needed to reduce prison overcrowding and align certain laws with the constitution. Protesters were ang...


Roman Catholic Church of Philippines Criticizes Duterte's Bloody Drug War

The letter from the Catholic Bishop's Conference of the Philippines said: " An additional cause of concern is the reign of terror in many places of the poor ", ...


Students launch effort to help those barred from US

The U of A students were working on executive summaries and compiling information on four different research topics: the treatment of refugees in the US, global...


Romania ditches decree that would have protected corrupt politicians

Late on Saturday, the government had pledged to repeal the decree widely seen as easing the penalties for corruption that sparked the biggest protests since 198...


Here's how Trump's Mexico rhetoric sounds in reverse

The official says the remark was meant to be "lighthearted" and was a reference to cooperation between the countries in fighting drug cartels. According to t...


Shahid Afridi wants Kashmir issue resolved, free from 'suffering and brutality'

Pakistan strongly condemns the systemic state terrorism and brutal killings of the innocent people in IoK by Indian occupation forces. Sympathising with the peo...


Le Pen's election bid starts with anti-Islam stance

He is now trailing the other three candidates by a few percentage points in opinion polls. "Will they even speak our French language?" May's election is the c...


Will the USA take Australia's Unwanted Asylum Seekers?

Obama's deal, which attracted little attention when the USA and Australia announced its terms, collided this week with the policies of the Trump administratio...


CIA's New Deputy Director Oversaw Torture and Destruction of Evidence

That order prompted a lengthy Justice Department investigation that ended without charges. The CIA employed a combination of torture techniques against Zubayd...


Black Stars place 4th at 2017 AFCON

But they came out with great objective right from the start in Franceville and, although Ghana improved and had the better of things in the second period, Ca...


Gilani, Shah thank Pakistan for unflinching support on Kashmir

The participants of the rallies will also strongly condemn gross violations of basic human rights by Indian troops in the occupied valley. "People in India-he...


NEET 2017 to be counted as first attempt, says CBSE officials

They will get three more-and possibly more- attempts to clear National Eligibility-Cum-Entrance Test (NEET), the common medical entrance test. The NEET 2017 w...


'Baahubali' Harish Rawat holds Uttarakhand as Modi watches in amazement

Besides this, the party promises to set up Chief Minister office in Gairsain, where the chief minister will work for one week every month. "In March itself, we ...


Kate Middleton Would Have Better Valentine's Plans Than Everyone Else

William , perhaps aware he would be beat by his more athletic sibling, had quipped moments before the start: "Oh, my hamstring!" According to the Heads Toge...


Trump, challenged about Putin, says 'Our country's so innocent?'

In an interview with Fox News , the president suggested he thinks the United States and Russian Federation are as bad as each other. Host Bill O'Reilly ask...


Teen girl thrown to her death from ride in China

Mobile phone footage showed the girl flying out of the ride and falling onto the railings. She was rushed to hospital but was later pronounced dead. The Gener...


Tamil Nadu: Jallikattu held in Madurai, 37 bull tamers injured

Of the injured, nine have been admitted to hospital for medical treatment, while the others who are not critical are being given first aid. We are ensuring the ...