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Google honors humanitarian Abdul Sattar Edhi with a doodle

The foundation, which works 24/7, offers a variety of social services from homeless shelters to medical care. Edhi was born before partition in Bantva Gujarat...


Tim Tebow impresses with batting practice homers

After getting off to an 0-for-13 start in the Arizona Fall League, the 29-year-old Tebow finished with a.194 batting average in 19 games, with three doubles, ei...


West Covina Churches Vandalism Investigated As Possible Hate Crime

Rivas begins swinging the baseball bat he is carrying, striking the windows at the front of the station. For about a minute, the man stood at the entrance wit...


Over 25000 children crossed the Mediterranean in 2016

It is estimated that at least 700 of those who perished were children. "They are being sexually assaulted, abused, exploited and killed". Sexual violence was wi...


Reward in teens' murder case increases to almost $100000

Slocum told the Tribune he believes investigators were present in Kokomo to ask questions, reiterating that no arrests were made in the double homicide investig...


London Stock Exchange merger runs into to regulatory problems

The two exchanges, which had hoped to become a dominant global bourse by joining forces in a £24 billion "mega-merger of equals", said last month that they had ...


Minnesota cop pleads not guilty in Philando Castile shooting

Ramsey County District Judge William Leary III asked Jeronimo Yanez how he wished to plead to the second-degree manslaughter charge and two felony counts of ris...


Nigeria Senate wants ties with SA re-assessed

Total trade between South Africa and Nigeria has risen from R174 million in 1999 to nearly R3 billion in 2008 and R66 billion in 2014. The ex - President who ...


Almost 100-year-old woman 'arrested' to fulfill bucket list item

Most people flinch getting behind the cell but a senior woman, Annie always wanted to experience the feeling of being handcuffed and the life behind bars. They ...


Narendra Modi Surprises His Countrymen As Economy Grows Faster Than Expected

Sinha said the two countries have planned a series of events to celebrate the silver jubilee of the diplomatic relationship this year. The dates of the Prime ...


Insurers descend on Chancellor to fight discount rate cut

The spokesman said changes to motor insurance premiums were a matter for companies, although ministers were in discussions with them about the issue. Chancell...


Thank you Brexit: Germany reacts as BMW considers move

Though, another option is that the electric Mini will be produced in the Netherlands via contract manufacturer Nedcar. BMW's plant in Oxford had always been c...


Paul Ryan sees Trump 'as more of a chairman' as president

McCaughey said "ObamaCare is in a death spiral", but accused Ryan of wanting "ObamaCare light" and saying he needs to push Trump's agenda through Congress. Amer...


The Calamos Advisors LLC Reduces Position in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY)

For this year, consensus EPS target is $2.81. SunTrust Banks also issued estimates for Bristol-Myers Squibb's FY2018 earnings at $3.31 EPS, FY2019 earnings at $...


European Union member states back visa liberalization for Georgia

EU Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos, in Tbilisi when the decision was announced, welcomed the development. "Today's adoption recognises the tremendous effor...


Muhammad Ali Jr says airport detention made him feel violated

When asked about what he would say to President Trump if he would apologize for the detainment on the account of protecting the American people, Ali visibly f...


Seven killed in prison bus attack in Sri Lanka

Police also said that the gunmen had been attired in an outfit similar to a Police uniform. Police suspect that the attack on prison bus in Kalutara was carri...


Pellet guns to be reintroduced for operations in Kashmir

The developments were shared by the CRPF's Director General S Durga Prasad here today. Some 60 years ago the acerbic VK Krishna Menon had members of the USA d...


Turkey Said to Seek US Backing to Attack IS Syria Stronghold

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor group said Monday the Syrian army's progress in eastern Aleppo reached areas close to the SDF-controlled areas a...


Woman deported from United Kingdom despite being married to Briton for 27 years

Mrs Clennell, who had been living in Chester-le-Street, was given indefinite leave in 1992 to remain in the United Kingdom after her marriage - but this lapsed ...


Digging Up the Facts on Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. The Gross Margin score lands between 1 and 100 where a score of 1 would be seen as good, and a score of 100 would be considered bad. For t...


Canadian music store taking over 70 HMV locations

But the Ancaster-based firm seems to be playing a careful game even as it takes over leases for 70 HMV locations in the country's malls. The news release says...


New LEGO set: Women of NASA

If you're looking for a great Christmas gift for 2018, we have a suggestion: the LEGO Women of NASA set . Mae Jemison , 60, who became the first African-Ame...


Judge Grants Change of Venire in Cosby Trial

But O'Neill denied that, opting instead to simply bring a new jury into Montgomery County.Prosecutors did not object to the change in jury pool, asking only tha...


Four million without water in deadly Chile floods

The storms started on Saturday, sending mudslides and rubble surging into the Maipo river, which supplies most homes in the capital of 6.5 million people. The...


Netflix debuts first trailer for Will Smith's 'Bright' during Oscars

The trailer, which lasts 30 seconds, is like a mix of the game Shadowrun with its gritty urban setting. The movie is written by Max Landis (Chronicle) and p...


Russian, Syrian planes hit US-backed fighters

Gen. Stephen Townsend, who briefed the press regarding the attack saying, " Some quick calls were made through our deconfliction channels and the Russians ackno...


Caribbean swimming pigs poisoned by tourists feeding them alcohol

The animals live on Pig Beach, part of the deserted Big Major Cay in Exuma. The tragedy has drawn criticism of irresponsible tourists who often feed the animals...


Two dead after small vintage plane crashes near Long Island airport

The plane crashed into trees on the airport property near one of runways. "That's miraculous, it's unbelievable that a plane could crash and somebody survives...


Al Qaida's No. 2 killed in United States drone strike in Syria

Al-Masri, the name means he's from Egypt, was a long time confident of another Egyptian, Ayman al-Zawahiri, who became the leader of al Qaeda after bin Laden wa...


Morocco to withdraw from Western Sahara tension zone

The UN Secretary General released a statement on Saturday (25 September), urging all parties to "unconditionally withdraw all armed elements from the buffer ...


Pakistan to Host Summit of the Economic Cooperation Organization

Hassan Rouhani received a warm welcome as he arrived in Islamabad. In the absence of the foreign minister, the Afghan ambassador to Pakistan, Omar Zakhilwal, ...


Australia, Indonesia restore full military ties, see progress on trade

He said both countries will continue to build good relations with respect for each other's territorial integrity and sovereignty. In January Indonesia suspend...


After confirmation of paper leak in Pune, Army cancels recruitment exam

According to the news agency, nearly 250 students have also been taken into custody after the question papers were leaked. While there is no need to be alarmi...


UP Elections Phase 5, polling started in full swing

Polling, which started at 7 AM, will end at 5 PM. In urban areas, polling was brisk. The voting is being held across 11 districts. This phase is crucial for...