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Human Rights Watch is 'propaganda' group, can't have workers permit

A letter from Israel's immigration authority said the application had been declined following a review, because of a recommendation by the country's foreign min...


German Islamist suspected of planning violent act detained

The German national was arrested Wednesday and stands accused of "preparing a serious act of violence threatening state security", prosecutors in the northern c...


'Dancing With the Stars' Cast 2017 - Celebs Rumored So Far!

Kerrigan won a silver medal in skating at the 1994 Winter Olympics, just weeks after she was physically assaulted by the ex-husband of fellow USA skater Tonya ...


Modi clears Rs 17000 crore air defence missile deal with Israel

The system will protect India against incoming enemy aircraft, drones and missiles and will help the army protect its strategic assets. India's Prime Minister...


Ukip's Paul Nuttall 'not going anywhere' despite Stoke byelection failure

The Conservatives were a Brexit party too these days, and they were in a position to deliver it. Referring to the the controversy caused by fake claims on th...


Majority of voters not impressed with Trump, poll says

A majority of Americans are anxious President Trump with lead the United States into a major war within the next four years, according to the results of an NBC ...


Turkish military confirms full control in Syria's al-bab - statement

The suicide bombing that rocked the town of Susian, in said to be targeting Turkey-backed rebels, Xinhua news agency reported . It had earlier said that 42 p...


Arizona Cardinals awarded 5th round compensatory pick

The NFL also awarded a fifth-round compensation pick, the 185th overall, to the Patriots. National Football League insider Adam Schefter tweeted out the entir...


Gas, electricity prices pushes Saskatchewan's January inflation rate to 1

The nation's number crunchers found the annual inflation rate rose from 1.5% in December. Headline Canadian consumer prices rose 0.9% in January which was not...


Cabinet ministers reject Tony Abbott's conservative manifesto for Coalition

The Daily Telegraph reports that if the Liberal party was to win the next election, Mr Abbott has outlined a proposal which would see cuts to new spending, cu...


Turkish President hosts dinner for Sharif

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday arrived in the Turkish capital to participate in the 5th session of the Pakistan-Turkey High Level Strategic Cooperat...


Jayalalithaa's niece Deepa Jayakumar announces new political party in Tamil Nadu

Talking about the controversy surrounding Veda Nilayam, the residence of Jayalalithaa while she lived, Deepak said, "This is a family property and it belongs to...


Woman Arrested After Doing Cartwheels During Field Sobriety Test: Cops

At that point, Marshall's opportunities to complete the tests were over and she was arrested. Marshall was asked by the officers to open her mouth to ensure s...


Ocean City named one of the top 10 United States beaches by TripAdvisor

Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast took out second place, followed by Noosa's Main Beach. It was the only beach not in Florida or Hawaii to make the top 10. T...


MK Stalin meets Sonia, discusses political situation in Tamil Nadu

Former chief minister and leader of the rival faction in the AIADMK O Panneerselvam also met the Governor and sought rejection of the trust vote. The division...


Which analysts are covering Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (MPEL)?

They now have a United States dollars 22.3 price target on the stock. The up/down ratio for the block was found to be 0.48. The firm earned $1.19 billion during...


Iraqi warplanes strike Daesh positions in Syria

In the fight against the Islamic State group in Mosul, the United States has adjusted its rules of engagement as American and other worldwide troops are now clo...


Did the PCB save Sharjeel and Latif from going to prison?

Similarly he said Khalid Latif also admitted to have met the bookie. "If a stranger had approached these two players in their hotel, then the anti-corruption un...


Zuma breaks silence on xenophobic attacks

Shops and homes owned by migrants have been looted and torched over the last two weeks, with some South Africans alleging that the properties were brothels an...


Oil Settles as Stockpiles Rise Mildly

Prices were also pressured by book squaring ahead of the weekend and upcoming February 28 expirations in Brent futures for April delivery, heating oil for March...


JCPenney to close up to 140 stores in the coming months

There are two local JCPenney stores; one in the Monmouth Mall in Eatontown and another in the Freehold Raceway Mall. The department store chain said it is ini...


4 including 3 soldiers in militant attack in South Kashmir

The Hizb-ul-Mujahideen militant outfit has claimed responsibility of the attack. He said the operation concluded without any recovery. Rawat expressed grief a...


Shooting of two Indians in US bar sends shock waves in India

Swaraj said that she has already spoken to the Indian Ambassador in United States and two Embassy officials have been rushed to the city of Kansas to assist the...


Trump reiterates neutrality on two-state solution, but says he 'likes' it

In this light, Trump's pronunciations at last week's press conference should not have come as a surprise. But for the Palestinian leadership, today or in the fu...


Watch Ted Cruz Call Democratic Base 'Bat-Crap Crazy'

Along with getting a conservative Justice on the Supreme Court, Cruz listed major changes he wanted Congress to pass. "And also we should be thanking Harry Re...


Trump blames 'so-called angry crowds' at GOP town halls on 'liberal activists'

Still, a majority (55 percent) said they should focus on Trump's priorities. Republican officials across the country have found themselves on the receiving en...


Watch How One Congressman Handles a Rowdy Town Hall Meeting

In Virginia, asked about Russian interference in the presidential election, Rep. David Brat said an investigator should "follow the rule of law wherever it lead...


Osinbajo withholds assent to three bills

The letter was read during plenary on Wednesday by Saraki. According to the letter, the executive plans to issue the Eurobond in the worldwide capital market ...


Robert Mugabe: Give Donald Trump a chance

Speaking softly and haltingly in an interview with the state-owned Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corp., Mugabe said he would only heed calls to step down from within ...


'Arbeit macht frei' sign returns to Dachau

A wrought iron gate that was stolen in 2014 from Germany's Nazi Dachau concentration camp was returned Wednesday. The gate was stolen in 2014 and reappeared i...


U.S. should expand nuclear arsenal - Trump to Reuters

He also claimed the US has "fallen behind on nuclear weapon capacity", according to Reuters . Trump also said: "It would be wonderful, a dream would be that ...


Family of Kim Jong-nam to arrive soon: Malaysian police

Malaysia's police chief called on the North Korean embassy to cooperate with the authorities and allow officials to be questioned over the death, although with ...


Time winding down on Louisiana's budget-rebalancing session

Rep. C. Denise Marcelle, D-Baton Rouge, said reaching a compromise was hard as her Republican counterparts wavered on the amount of Rainy Day use they were will...


Gurudas Kamat targets Sanjay Nirupam after Congress defeat

Especially since the BJP seems to be on the ascendancy in the state, making inroads even into rural areas-simultaneous elections were held to the zilla parishad...


Supreme Court blocks Texas man's death sentence over racial bias

The majority opinion by Chief Justice John Roberts ruled that Buck's counsel was ineffective, noting that that the jury in his sentencing phase had been told...