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French police brutality in spotlight again after officer charged with rape

Violence spread in Paris's northern suburbs for a fourth night and French police arrested a dozen people, police said this morning, amid accusations that police...


President Duterte threatens death to Korean gangs

We work for them. "Often on the flimsiest of evidence, people accused of using or selling drugs are being killed for cash in an economy of murder", said Tirana ...


Afghan consulate official killed by guard in Karachi

According to a statement, Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry also talked on the phone with Afghan Ambassador Hazrat Omar Zakhilwal to express his condolence...


Robots 'could replace 250000 public sector workers'

According to the report , analysis by Oxford academics Frey and Osborne suggests that many routine administrative roles have a 96% per cent chance of being a...


Cost of Jayalalithaa's treatment was Rs 5.5 crore, reveal doctors

She was put on non-invasive ventilation before her condition improved and later started deteriorating. On criticism over Jayalalithaa's photograph not being rel...


Record number of children killed in Afghanistan conflict in 2016, United Nations says

UNAMA attributes the vulnerability of children to unexploded ordinance to the fact that many children living in contested areas have never received mine-risk e...


Kejriwal asks chief secretary to remove all deficiencies in a week

The team of DCW headed by its chief Swati Mittal, went to Asha Kiran for a surprise inspection, and what they witnessed there have taken places in their report ...


Catalonia's former separatist leader Mas warns of backlash

Catalan officials say more than 80% of those who voted backed independence, however only two million voters out of an estimated 5.4 million who were eligible to...


Next, Women's March Organizers Want Ladies To Go On Strike

The Women's March may be the most high-profile announcement of a general strike during the Trump presidency so far, but many others - often on the political lef...


Lady Gaga's 'Joanne' World Tour Tickets Are Selling Like Hotcakes

If you enjoyed the sizzling Super Bowl performance by Lady Gaga (and who didnt'), the superstar will be coming to Atlanta later this year in support of her albu...


U.S. 2016 trade deficit highest in four years

Exports of goods rose $4.8 billion to $126.9 billion in December, driven by increases in capital goods. Even without this boost, the USA trade balance improve...


Dept. of Defense looking to rent space at Trump Tower

He said the Defense Department would work through "appropriate channels and in accordance with all applicable legal requirements" during the leasing process. Se...


Mother Of Murdered British Woman Pens Scathing Letter To Trump

Ms Ayliffe said seeing her daughter's death included on Mr Trump's list, despite police saying the attack is not terror related and no charges related to terr...


Calm before the storm: Freezing rain warning for Toronto, GTA

Freezing rain began Tuesday night in several regions of Quebec, including Montreal, the Eastern Townships and the Mauricie. Both later and earlier than predicte...


Somalia elects Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo as president

Supporters of Somalia's new President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, a veteran diplomat and former prime minister, hope he can be the answer to corruption and extre...


Court ruling sets precedent for 'millions of cohabitees' denied pension benefits

Denise Brewster, in her early 40s, argued she was discriminated against after being told she was not entitled to payments from her late partner's occupational p...


Free Syrian Army surrounds al-Bab town in Islamic State fight

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan reviews a guard of honor at the Presidential Palace in Ankara, Turkey, Feb. 7, 2017. After this we will target Raqqa. "The al-B...


Militants kill 6 Red Cross workers in Afghanistan

Azizi also said the aid workers were in a convoy carrying supplies to areas hit by avalanches when they were attacked in the Qush Tepa district. "This is a de...


Two British schools trialling body cameras for teachers

Teachers in two United Kingdom schools are trialling using body cameras in class because they are "fed up with low-level background disorder", a criminal justic...


Rolf Harris cleared of three sex charges in second trial

Family lawyer Daniel Berke gave a brief statement on the former TV and radio star's behalf on the steps of the Southwark Crown Court after the jury returned the...


Al-Qaeda taunts President Donald Trump over Yemen raid

That is, in short, not good. The White House said Wednesday that any criticism of a USA special forces raid in Yemen in which civilians were killed is an in...


Is populist Marine Le Pen a good pick to lead France?

French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen blasted globalisation and Islamic fundamentalism in her closing speech at a two-day National Front party...


The Wife of a Comatose Russian Dissident Says Her Husband Was Poisoned

Kremlic critic Vladimir Kara-Murza has been on a ventilator and undergoing renal dialysis since he was hospitalised after collapsing in Moscow on Thursday. On T...


Putin opponent Alexei Navalny found guilty of embezzlement in Russian Federation

Under Russian law, a person with a criminal record can not run for president for 10 years after a guilty verdict, unless it is scrapped by a higher court. Prose...


BC population grows by 5.6 per cent: census

Alberta continued to have the highest growth rate of all the provinces, up to 11.6 from 10.8 in 2011. One in four municipalities, or 23 per cent with at leas...


Kiwi restaurant in NY says immigrants 'make America great'

Mark Simmons, an alum of Top Chef , now owns and serves as chef for the posh NY restaurant, Kiwiana. Sometimes it's the little things that cause the biggest ...


Anti-Government Protest: Hundreds Of People Gather In Lagos, Abuja

Yesterday's protest was put together by civil rights organisations: OneVoiceNigeria and United Action for Democracy (UAD). The youths mostly dressed in differen...


Casey Anthony Turns Up at Anti-Trump Rally in FL

But she was embraced by anti-Trump protestors in West Palm Beach. She pleaded not guilty to the charges. Prosecutors said she went partying while her daughter...


Osinbajo says only President Buhari can disclose his health status

He also described those peddling the rumuored death of President Muhammadu Buhari as wicked, callous and treacherous. He said the government's goal was to h...


Super Bowl LI: Roger Goodell booed while handing trophy to Robert Kraft

Follow us on Twitter , Facebook and Instagram to stay updated with the latest news and exclusive giveaways! At that time, he told his fans it was " the s...


Subway Riders Rise Up To Clean Swastikas From New York Train

Gregory Locke , the author of the post, describes how he, along with other commuters found every advertisement on every window of the Manhattan 1-train vandal...


'Finally the natural disaster came': Modi's quake jab at Rahul Gandhi

Modi's sharp digs at the Congress, particularly Rahul Gandhi, came as the alliance crafted by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and Congress vice pres...


Ministers give MPs a vote on final Brexit deal

At the last Labour Party conference in September, delegates passed motions that we were proud of Europe and we would be the party that defends membership of the...


Video proof of Yemen raid success turns out to be golden oldie

At least 14 militants, one US soldier and an unspecified number of civilians have been killed during the operation, US Central Command said in a statement . At...


Supreme Court attaches Sahara's Rs. 39000 cr Aamby Valley project

Based on forensic evidence, the Income Tax Settlement Commission has said "evidentiary value" of loose papers & electronic documents seized in raids on Sahara I...