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Hands-on and first impressions of Nokia's budget smartphone

The company continues to sell a broad range of simple phones in developing markets, but the Nokia 3310 will be sold worldwide as a "digital detox" phone. The ...


Dead and Several Feared Trapped in a Fire in Hotel in China

In the latest update, about 10 fire tender were rushed at the fire scene and they took almost two hours to extinguish the fire. According to People's Daily Chi...


BMC Election 2017 Results: Two independent corporators join Shiv Sena

Raj Thackeray's MNS, once assumed to be "real" heir of Balasaheb's legacy, has been shown up to have no electoral heft. But that doesn't tell the full story. ...


Sunday penalty and public holiday rates to be slashed

We asked our readers if they believed Sunday penalty rates should be cut. "We've had penalty rates in this country since 1919". Anglicare WA chief executi...


South Sudan's man-made starvation demands a response

South Sudan joins a long list of countries classified as having the highest level of food insecurity by the Integrated Food Security Phase Classification . T...


Ruling AKP officially kicks off 'Yes' campaign for charter referendum

The details of the "Yes" campaign, including its slogans and songs were revealed during the event, where Prime Minister Yıldırım addressed tens of thousands of ...


PSA Plant Upgrade Could Threaten Vauxhall Jobs

Mr McCluskey emerged from the meeting looking content with progress. Clark said he had a "constructive meeting" with the chief executive of Peugeot SA (PSA), ...


Human Rights Watch Denied Work Permit

But Israel has long accused the group, as well as other human rights groups, of focusing excessively and unfairly on it. An English translation of the letter ...


Guatemala seizes boat offering free abortions

The Dutch ship travels the world offering free abortions in places where they are illegal, and had decided Guatemala would be its next destination. The group ...


Iran's enriched uranium stock roughly half amount allowed: IAEA

Under the accord, Iran dramatically scaled back nuclear activities in order to put atomic weapons out of its reach - an aim Tehran always denied having - in exc...


Track degrees are coming to universities in the UK

Just how much the fees will be is yet to be confirmed but it is thought that they could be as high as £13,500 a year, as opposed to the £9,000 now charged to st...


Drone records surfers' near miss with stalking great white shark

Drone footage captured on New South Wales' Lighthouse Beach saw a close call between a surfer and a great white shark. Footage taken at 60m above the ocean re...


Jeff Sessions cancels Obama's plan to reduce private prisons

When the Obama administration put in place a plan to end the federal government's use of private prisons, it looked like the days of the DEA/CCA team-up Kanye s...


Gap, Inc. (The) (NYSE:GPS) Valuation According To Analysts

The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$30.74 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$25.52. The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) valu...


Europa League: Tottenham crash out after draw with Gent

Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino said the game was "another final at Wembley". "It's only a year and a half that he's playing for Tottenham and in the Premier L...


Ivanka Trump calls for religious tolerance as Jewish community centres threatened

Several of the centers were evacuated for a time on Monday after receiving the threats, the JCC Association of North America said . Rabbi Jonah Pesner , direc...


Betsy DeVos defends rescinding of Obama-era transgender protections

The Trump administration's actions Wednesday night could affect a gender identity case set for oral argument at the Supreme Court next month, one that depen...


President Trump Signs Executive Order on Regulatory Reform

The Trump administration also ordered a freeze on regulations pending review and has stopped some regulations from taking effect. In 1981, President Ronald Re...


Cedric Thinks Euro 2016 Final Will Help Against Manchester United

It doesn't matter if you play, didn't play, if you play much or don't play much. "It wasn't one of the most memorable finals but it was clearly one which we w...


Witches Unite to Cast 'Binding Spell' on Trump and Followers

While the right and left of the political spectrum have been waging war over Donald Trump since the day he announced his candidacy to become the U.S. president,...


Great white zeroes in on surfer off shark attack hotspot

It gets right up to the surfer before suddenly veering away when a wave comes along. The second surfer, who is dangling their legs in the water, also appears ...


Kim Jong Nam case: North Korea hits out at Malaysia's 'unfriendly attitude'

Malaysian police said they have not received any offer of assistance from the North Korean embassy and are awaiting medical and dental records to identify the d...


SC mom's tax return refund goes viral

I know that a roof over my kids head is what's important. She said when she got her tax return this year, she made a decision to put all the money toward putt...


South Africa's Zuma condemns violence against foreigners

At another location, tear gas and water cannons were also used. The minister said, "The ministry has not received the report of any death of Nigerian in the l...


White House defends approach to Federal Bureau of Investigation over Russian Federation reports

Trump also criticised what he called purveyors of "fake news". "If Chairman Burr is discussing classified matters with the press and pre-judging the commi...


GOP congressman says special prosecutor needed to investigate Russian Federation election meddling

Issa , who supported Trump during the election, made the comments on HBO's " Real Time with Bill Maher ". "Say the Russians hacked only Mitt Romney [in 20...


Watson's attorney: Creighton star returning to Omaha following sexual assault allegation

As of Wednesday night, no charges had been filed in the alleged incident in Omaha and Watson had not been arrested, the World-Herald reported. An attorney for...


Kenya gets clearance to operate direct flights to the US

Maybe that will change with these non-stop flights. A horticulture official in Kenya told Bloomberg News that while the flowers passing through Europe make ...


Could Tony Abbott really make a comeback?

Finance Minister Mathias Cormann responded last night by saying it was "deliberately destructive and completely unhelpful". It was his duty as a former party ...


Storms Pull Much of California out of Drought

After this incredibly wet winter, [Columbia University climate scientist Park] Williams said, he considers the drought over; trees that survived the drought wil...


'Women Appreciate' Billboard in North Carolina Sparks Protest

Molly's organised a peaceful protest against the billboard's message, inviting people to join together and paint alternative messages on bedsheets, with the aim...


Checking the Recommendations for Hormel Foods Corporation (HRL)

Several research analysts have recently weighed in on HRL shares. Piper Jaffray Companies assumed coverage on shares of Hormel Foods Corporation in a report o...


Subway worker Javier Flores killed protecting his mom, who worked with him

The alleged shooter and second man are seen standing at a counter while an employee empties the restaurant's register and safe, giving the men both cash and coi...


Rangers conduct 200 operations in Punjab under Raddul Fasaad, claims ISPR

The statement added that the operation would result in better border protection, continuation of the ongoing operation within the state and new operations in th...


BJP won elections through malpractice, not merit: Congress

In 2012 Brihunmumbai Municipal Congress (BMC) elections, the Congress had won 52 seats and in 2007, it had emerged victorious on 75 seats in the Mumbai . He, h...