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Opposition rakes up USA racial attacks in Parliament, government calls incidents unfortunate

Raising the issue during Zero Hour, Kharge said: "The recent spate of racially motivated attacks, specially the brutal murders of Indian citizens, Srinivas Kuch...


Malaysia-North Korea Asian Cup qualifier postponed: AFC

The FAM request came following escalating tension between Kuala Lumpur and Pyongyang following the assassination of Kim Jong-nam, the exiled half brother of N...


Hawaiian Airlines Flight Diverted Over Cost Of A Blanket

Los Angeles Airport Police spokesman Rob Pedegro told the Honolulu Star-Advertiser that the passenger's threat was why pilots made a decision to divert the fli...


Late 2018 could be best time for new Scottish referendum, says Sturgeon

A Scottish Labour spokesman said: "We will not vote for any SNP plan to impose another independence referendum on the people of Scotland". There is speculatio...


Ed Sheeran 'made up' sword story about Princess Beatrice

Ed Sheeran's "accidental" face slashing by Princess Beatrice during a mock-knighting ceremony made headlines around the world past year, but as it turns out, ...


Lorenzana to Navy: Drive away Chinese survey ships off Benham Rise

Lorenzana said satellite photos showed a Chinese survey ship was plying the Benham Rise for three to six months a year ago. PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte thanked ...


Govt proud of slain terrorist Saifullah's father: Rajnath

March 9 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said the National Investigation Agency (NIA) will probe the Lucknow terror operation. Saifullah, ...


Person found dead in suitcase in Arkansas; likely killed in NY

Police say she may be in the vicinity of Perry, White, or Pulaski County, Arkansas. It all started with a body found in a suitcase in Arkansas on Sunday. "Aga...


Feds Block Release of Russian UN Ambassador's Cause of Death

Russia's longtime envoy to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin, died from a heart attack suffered inside his Manhattan office last month, a city official said Fr...


Time to 'spring forward' but lose an hour of sleep

But come fall, when the clocks are set back to ditch DST, well, owls just might get their payback. It now boasts over 130,000 signatures begging Congress to "st...


Koeman delighted with Everton performance

It was at the mid-point of that bout that the advantage turned in Bellew's favour when Haye picked up an injury, though there was little chance of a similarly-t...


Massive gains for BJP, SP-Congress, BSP lag behind in Assembly polls

In other state assembly results announced Saturday, the BJP won a sizable majority in rural Uttarakhand state but fell short in the northern farming state of ...


Police close German shopping centre after tip-off about imminent attack

Reports said police officers, many armed with machine pistols and bullet-proof vests, had even forced out early morning staff. He declined to provide further de...


Astana will host Third International Meeting on Syria on March 14-15

Invitations are also sent to the representatives of the United Nations, the USA and Jordan. "The members of the Security Council recognized that the continuat...


Turkey military says chief meeting US, Russian counterparts on Syria

On Tuesday, U.S., Russian, and Turkish chief of staffs met in Turkey to discuss the situation in and around Manbij city in northern Syria and the ways to de-c...


Niasse calls on Silva to throw shackles off in Hull's survival bid

Hull were struggling to make headway in the second period when head coach Marco Silva played a master-stroke by sending on Niasse in the 63rd minute and the Se...


Four-year-old goes missing with stolen vehicle

The girl was inside the vehicle when it was recovered and is doing OK, police say. "We're just having an ambulance stop by and make sure she's okay". About th...


Former Trump aide says he had contact with DNC hacking suspect

Stone wrote about the hacker in an article on Breitbart News in August 2016 and claimed that the Russians weren't behind it. Stone initially said he did n...


South Korean President Removed From Office After Impeachment

But the divisions fostered by the scandal will continue - while Park's removal had overwhelming public support, she remains popular with an older, conservative ...


40 dead in Syria terrorist attack

Syria state TV aired footage from the scene showing blood-soaked streets and several damaged buses in a vehicle park, apparently where the blasts went off near...


Vehicle belonging to Toni Anderson found

While there is a boat landing near where the vehicle was pulled from, it's unknown at present how the auto got there. Kansas City police said Friday they're u...


JK: Civilian killed in Pulwama encounter, gunfight on

Both were stated to be locals from Koel in south Kashmir. Many intellectuals often accuse the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir of violating human rights, ...


'Social media sites to be blocked if blasphemous content persists'

It is not the issue of Muslims living in Pakistan alone, but the sentiments of entire Ummah (Muslim community) are hurt by such madness and Muslims all across t...


Kerala KPCC President VM Sudheeran abruptly resigns

On Wednesday, senior party legislator and former Minister K.C. Joseph at a commemoration meeting on the second death anniversary of former Assembly Speaker and ...


Trump once called Huntsman a 'lightweight' and 'weak' in critical tweets

Polls show that Huntsman is far more popular than Hatch in Utah. Politico first reported that Huntsman was offered the position earlier this week and is i...


FCC promises investigation into 911 outage for AT&T customers

Aware of issue affecting some calls to 911 for wireless customers. Chester County's Director of Emergency Services Bobby Kagel says their counterparts in De...


New Israeli law bans boycott activists from entering country

Critics of the bill have claimed it silences any legitimate censure of Israeli policy. Prominent BDS supporters, including South African cleric, anti-apartheid ...


Prosecutors: New York-Virginia gun ring dismantled

He regularly engages with the community and holds public events, like his announcement of the largest illegal gun bust in Brooklyn history today. Twenty-two V...


Iceland decides to end the gender pay gap

Alþingishúsið, the Icelandic parliamentary building. The index tracks gender equality's progress all around the world and is measured by combining data on "hi...


The Statue of Liberty Experienced an Oddly-Timed Power Outage

Something happened to the Statue of Liberty on Tuesday night and, based on the timing, people are likely to see it as either a serendipitous moment or a deliber...


This Trump-inspired app tracks how often women are interrupted by men

Part of the goal if the app is to help men realize when they're jumping into conversations and cutting women off. Barradas acknowledges that many men might no...


Families vent anger as Blair joins Queen at Iraq memorial

The Iraq and Afghanistan Memorial was created by the sculptor Paul Day and designed with two copper medallions - representing Iraq and Afghanistan - which sit i...


Aseemanand acquitted, 3 convicted in 2007 Ajmer blast case

The matter was posted for point of sentence on March 16. Judge Dinesh Gupta found former RSS pracharaks Devendra Gupta and Sunil Joshi (who was killed in Dece...


Trump Invites Palestinian President to White House

Spokesman Nabil Abu Rudeina said that Trump emphaiszed his "commitment to a peace process that would lead to a real peace between Palestinians and Israelis". "L...


Government, RSS deny claims that India unfairly blocked US-based Christian NGO

Asked about the decision of Compassion International to close down its operation in India, Toner said, "Just to emphasise, we want all parties to be able to wor...