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Radioactive Wild Boars Have Taken Over Abandoned Towns Near Fukushima

Wild boar meat is a delicacy in northern Japan, but animals slaughtered since the disaster are too contaminated to eat. Namie and another town, Tomioka, are w...


Taylor Swift Stalker Arrested

Twenty nine-year-old Mohammed Jaffar has been arrested after spending three months lurking around Swift's Tribeca condo building, the site reports. He has cli...


Poland to block European Union summit statement after Tusk re-election

She said she had reminded leaders they too could be steamrolled. "There is no need for hurry, no need to make the decision today", Waszczykowski said on TVN24...


Charges laid after child porn allegedly found on Regina man's computer

The pornography showed a range of disturbing acts including pedophilia and bestiality, the Harris County Sheriff's Office said. Police discovered the operatio...


Four Russians Among Dead In Istanbul Helicopter Crash

The helicopter broke into pieces left scattered along the E-5 motorway, which was closed as firefighters cleared the burning wreckage, the Independent reporte...


Akhilesh hints at alliance with Mayawati post a hung assembly

The BSP has cited the exit polls of Bihar Assembly Elections 2015 that failed miserably after predicting a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) sweep in the state. Acco...


S.Korean court to rule on Park's fate

In a letter to the court, she apologized for her "carelessness" but said she never sought personal gain. Park won't vacate the presidential Blue House on F...


President Buhari expected back Friday

Sign up to our daily newsletter for your chance to win. He said Vice President Yemi Osinbajo "will continue" in the role of acting president "and I will con...


Kim Jong Un's Nephew Randomly Appears, Ensures Everyone He's Safe

Kim Jong Nam was killed at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Malaysia on February 13 by a highly toxic nerve agent in what USA and South Korean officials ...


ICE To Release Detained 'Dreamer' Daniela Vargas

Vargas was earlier arrested after criticizing USA immigration policy in a press conference. Daniela Vargas , 22, spoke to reporters at the press conference i...


Human trafficking victim forced to get plastic surgery, tattoo, police say

He has not entered a plea to his charges and it was not immediately clear if he has retained an attorney. Roberts is being held without bond at the Fulton Co...


UCD Features In Top World University Rankings

However, Chris Whelan warns against complacency. The QS subject rankings are arrived at on the basis of a combination of factors including Academic Reputation...


Obama 'Livid' With Trump After Wiretapping Claim: Undermines POTUS' 'Integrity'

Democrats pressed the point, saying that if the Department of Justice can clear up the matter for the American people by confirming or denying Trump's allegatio...


CBSE app to help students locate centre

Nearly 9 lakh students have registered for Class 10th examination which is around 16 percent more than last year's figure. Students will appear for Class XII ex...


US Senate committee approves Friedman as Israel envoy

It is heartening to see so many Senators take a stand against his nomination today, in recognition that someone with such disregard for Palestinian rights is th...


Uphaar fire tragedy: SC rejects Gopal Ansal's plea for relief

The bench extended his deadline to surrender from 9 March to 20 March. The court also rejected a plea by the victims' families to send Sushil, Gopal's elder b...


UK Government 'Could Face Second Brexit Defeat'

A split within May's Conservative party would undermine her authority at a time when she is facing down demands for a second independence referendum from Scot...


Suspended DU professor Saibaba, 5 others get life imprisonment for Maoist links

DU Professor G N Saibaba, who was arrested for alleged links with Maoists, outside the Nagpur Central Jail with wife Vasanta Kumari in Nagpur . The sixth a...


Gender parity definitely possible in India, says Maneka Gandhi

She said: "To protect you from your own hormonal outbursts, perhaps a certain protection, a Lakshman Rekha [red line] is drawn. It really is for your own safe...


India first in bribery rate, says global NGO

Roughly 40 percent of the respondents thought that the level of corruption increased in their own countries in the last year, but 75 percent of those surveyed i...


German police search for man over killing of 9-year-old boy

He mentioned "torture" to get the woman's bank details and pin card number. Pascal told the paper; 'We had been shopping, my wife and I. Maurice and Steven, h...


Kerala: Minors in orphanage raped, five arrested

The incident came to light when a security staff member of the orphanage found a girl on the premises of a shop near the orphanage at odd hours on Saturday. "Th...


Tony Bellew: "I feel like I've been hit by a JCB"

Bellew's promoter Eddie Hearn said on Sunday that American WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and WBO champion Joseph Parker of New Zealand were pote...


10 militants killed during Swabi operation

The two other terrorists, whose identity could not be ascertained, were presumably Afghan nationals. "Security forces received a tip-off that besides those fi...


Avalanche hits French ski slope, many skiers trapped

A police spokesman quoted by local newspaper Le Dauphine said several people were buried by the avalanche that came down on a busy ski slope. In a separate ...


Casey Anthony 'Sleeps Pretty Good At Night' 6 Years After Murder Trial

At the time , Anthony told Morgan she hadn't killed Caylee and expressed regrets about how she'd handled the investigation, including the lies she admitted...


House Takes Step Forward on Russia Meddling Probe

In the letter sent to Acting Deputy Attorney General Dana Boente and FBI Director James Comey , the bipartisan pair has made it clear that although the Preside...


How rhino was shot by poachers in French zoo

The incident is said to be the first of its kind in Europe where a live animal living captivity has been attacked by poachers. The unknown assailants killed ...


Iraqi troops in 'heaviest clashes yet with Isis' since Mosul push began

Earlier in the morning, Lt. Gen. Abdul-Amir Rasheed Yar Allah said the troops hoisted an Iraqi flag on the complex of buildings in the Dawasa neighborhood, hail...


German court rules against Syrian refugee in Facebook case

When Modamani and Facebook first went to court in February, his lawyer, Chan-jo Jun, argued that the company had the ability to preemptively filter and remove l...


AG Sessions to Recuse Himself From Investigating Trump Ties …

In a statement , said, "I've been on the Senate Armed Services Committee for 10 years, and in that time , have had no call from, or meeting with, the Russia...


Germany's Industrial Production Recovers In January

The main drag came from capital goods - especially automobiles - which saw a 9.9 percent decrease in orders. Excluding large orders, January's data showed a sma...


Flanagan en route to Stormont as talks enter third day

Ms Foster was accompanied to her meeting with Mr Brokenshire by Nigel... She denied reports that a third of her party's newly returned members of the legisla...


Apple Pay Goes Live In Ireland

Adding a card to an iPhone or an iPad is done through the Wallet app on the device. Until then Apple had maintained a policy of not permitting seamless dona...


Female traffic lights to promote gender equality in Australia

The trial signals were installed on Tuesday ahead of International Women's Day. The Committee for Melbourne has not responded publicly to any of the complai...