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Hasina to visit India in April

When the Indian foreign secretary raised the issue of SAARC which now remained stalled, the Bangladesh premier said: "We should not let it die down". During Ind...


Iraqi forces take control of Mosul airport

Special forces led the assault on a military base adjacent to the airport, moving in from the south and engaging extremists in fierce fighting at the edge of th...


Add in-flight drones to the list of prey known to Siberian tigers

Video showing the tigers in an enclosure in Heilongjiang Province shows the animals chasing a drone until one of them successfully jumps up and knocks it out of...


Pence Condemns Vandalism at Jewish Cemetery

Pence later toured the cemetery with local officials and Jewish community members, helping to clean it up. "The anti-Semitic threats targeting our Jewish comm...


Victims, suspect identified in Newton murders

Castro, it is not anticipated that charges involving her will be forthcoming in this case", said David Yoder, Harvey County Attorney. Castro was previously bo...


Army patrol attacked in Shopian, 3 soldiers killed, 5 injured

Six men of the 44 Rashtriya Rifles were injured when militants fired at an army patrol in Mulu Chitragam area of Shopian on Thursday morning, police said. Gen R...


Hansal Mehta praises Kangana Ranaut for her unique talent

Bollywood trade analyst Taran Adarsh says that the film will have to perform better over the weekend to survive in the theatres. VishalBhardwaj's films usuall...


Undocumented immigrant with brain tumor put back in Texas detention center

Sometimes, I forget things. Local attorneys working with Kasdan's office said Tuesday that a representative with the Salvadoran consulate of Dallas had been i...


Le Pen Won't Wear Headscarf, Cancels Meeting With Muslim Leader

Macron had been polling roughly on a par with centre-right rival Francois Fillon, but is now expected to edge him out for the head-to-head showdown with Le Pen...


Ahmed Fahour quits as Australia Post CEO

Mr Turnbull had said he acknowledged Mr Fahour had a big job overseeing a large government-owned entity, which had improved its operating business. He'd saved...


IAS official Sudhir Kumar in jail

Kumar, a 1987-batch IAS officer of Principal Secretary level, was arrested along with his brother Awadhesh Kumar, sister-in-law Manju Devi and nephew Ashish Kum...


Saudi Arabia to appoint new Iraq envoy, Iraqi foreign ministry official says

Jubeir also said that Riyadh was ready to assist Baghdad in maintaining stability in areas already liberated from the terrorists. The visiting Saudi minister ...


Chemical weapon VX Nerve Agent used to kill Kim Jong-un's half-brother

The assassination of Jong-nam not only created a growing rift between Pyongyang and Kuala Lumpur , which had warm and full mutual ties, but also dragged Viet...


President Trump reiterates call for United States nuclear supremacy

New START stipulates that both sides must limit their arsenals of strategic nuclear weapons to equal levels by February 2018 and maintain those ceilings for 10 ...


Donald Trump says he won't attend White House Correspondents' Dinner

The dinner is planned for April 29, 2017. Press secretary Sean Spicer has also shaken things up in the briefing room, breaking with protocol and often giving ...


Birkie Ski Race Canceled After Storm Misses Course

Throughout the last few weeks, race organizers had been hopeful they would be able to stage some sort of ski race. "It's certainly disappointing", Popp said. ...


Dakota Access protestors burn camp as deadline to leave looms

Campers set structures on fire in preparation of the Army Corp's 2 p.m. Wednesday deadline to leave the Dakota Access Pipeline protest site. The camp - known ...


Attack on Syrian security forces in Homs kills dozens

Factions within the al-Qaeda-linked Tahrir al-Sham alliance have attacked groups that backed a separate set of negotiations in the Kazakh capital of Astana earl...


Scotland end 10-year Wales hoodoo with 29-13 victory

North, whose return in place of stand-in Alex Cuthbert is the only change to the starting side, launched his hot streak with a dazzling solo score in a 27-23 ...


Conor McGregor is hell of a fighter, says Floyd Mayweather

Mayweather , though, argues that the matchup could be competitive. If Floyd Mayweather doesn't wanna get beat up, he should avoid running into Conor McGregor....


Chemical Weapon Used to Kill Kim Jong Nam, Police Say

Malaysia's Royal Police Chief Khalid Abu Bakar (C) speaks next to a screen showing North Korean Hyon Kwang Song during a news conference regarding the apparent ...


Buffett's Berkshire says quarterly profit rises 15 percent

Operating earnings, which exclude some investment results, were $2,665 a share, compared with the average $2,717 estimate of three analysts surveyed by Bloomber...


Six arrested after large cannabis factory is discovered in former nuclear bunker

The bunker in Wiltshire used to be owned by the Ministry of Defence and was built in 1985 to protect government officials in the event of a nuclear war. The thr...


Hollywood A-lister Jodie Foster joins Oscar protests against Donald Trump

She said she has never been comfortable using her public face for activism and has always found the small ways to serve, but that this year is different. Trump ...


Three injured after man drives into pedestrians in Germany

According to local newspaper "Rhein-Neckar-Zeitung", the man is now not fit to be questioned. The police located him and opened fire wounding the attacker. Poli...


Paris mayor fires back at Donald Trump

Without mentioning Trump's name, he said "I may send a special ticket to one of them, so that he at least comes to Euro Disney and understands what France is". ...


Perez Elected Democratic Chairman as Party Seeks New Direction

Senators Bernie Sanders of Vermont and Elizabeth Warren of MA. The two withdrawals surely add to Perez and Ellison's vote totals, and solidify the two as the ...


Iran's enriched uranium stock halves after flirting with limit - IAEA

Iran has asked a body overseeing its 2015 nuclear accord with world powers to approve the purchase of uranium ore and was still awaiting Britain's agreement, Sa...


Man Charged in Shooting That Targeted Foreigners: 'Get Out of My Country'

He was caught in Missouri over five hours later, where he told an employee at a local bar that he had shot two Middle-Eastern men. A GoFundMe page has b...


Congress trying to topple govt in Maharashtra: Gadkari

The congress is down to 31 from 51, and the NCP to 9 from the 13 it had in 2012. Both have been pushed to the margins of a state they ruled (in alliance) for 15...


Comedian Mike Epps arrested for casino fight in New Orleans

A Virginia man - who was in New Orleans for the NBA All-Star game - accused Epps and 52-year-old Brooklyn man Thomas Cobb of striking him and repeatedly hitti...


Kim Jong Nam Death: Diplomatic Spat Between North Korea and Malaysia Intensifies

Security has been increased at the morgue where the body of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's half brother is being held after attempts were made made to break ...


Russia's United Nations envoy Churkin buried in Moscow

Mourners including the Russian foreign minister on Friday brought flowers to Vitaly Churkin's casket in an elaborate state funeral on Moscow's outskirts. The ...


Life Expectancy in US Will Increase Less than in Other Countries

At the time of publishing, the current 2017 estimated life expectancy (and not the 2030 prediction) for Australians is 80.4-years-old for men and 84.5-years...


Guatemalan army detains Dutch boat providing abortion services

Berkeley. It is more than 90 percent effective for women up to 10 weeks pregnant. "The military will not permit this group to carry out its activities in the ...