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After ten years in the wild, Punjab Congress MLAs hungry for ministries

In Manipur, however, the BJP just about pulled off a miracle. Its ally, Lok Insaf Party, won two seats. Calling for a bigger role for regional leaders in stat...


John McCain tells Trump: present wiretapping evidence or retract the claim

McCain is one of several top lawmakers in Congress to call on Trump to provide evidence of his unsubstantiated claim that Obama ordered Trump's communications m...


Spicer: There's 'No Question' Deep State at Work in Government

The spokesman joked: "John Roberts, always helping with the fashion tips". "Forty-two per cent", Politifact reported Trump said . Spicer said the Central I...


Malaysia now says only 315 North Koreans left in the country

Azmi said Beijing had a very strong influence over Pyongyang, and Beijing also trusted Kuala Lumpur, so this made the superpower the ideal party to resolve the ...


Afcon U-20: Zambia beat Senegal 2-0 to emerge champions

The team also became the first host to win the title. Three minutes later Sakala was back on the by-line to tease the ball into the box with Sarr spilling it ...


Elections BC hands political donations investigation to RCMP

The report also raised the question of whether some lobbyists may have claimed tax credits for those donations. Premier Christy Clark's BC Liberals have als...


Iraqi Forces Advance Deeper In Mosul, Commander Says

Federal police and Rapid Response units said they had entered the Bab al-Tob area of the Old City, where the fight is expected to be toughest due to narrow alle...


Residents Wear Green at Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade

The parade began at City Hall and strolled down Butler Avenue before finishing up on Tybrisa Street. One of the most popular floats popped. This year's them...


Landslide at Ethiopia landfill kills 46

Many people at the site had been scavenging items to make a living, but others live at the landfill because renting homes, largely built of mud and sticks, is r...


Trump accuses Obama of wiretapping him, offers no proof

It would have been taken to a judge by investigators, but investigators never sought a warrant to monitor Trump's phones, the former official said. James Clap...


United States lawmakers want evidence for wiretap claim

Other lawmakers - including some within the GOP - have also requested evidence of any wiretapping, with South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham previously stati...


BJP Confident of Forming Manipur Govt After NPP, NPF Lend Support

BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav, who has been camping in Imphal for almost a month and campaigned extensively throughout the state, pipped the Congres...


Korean National Suspected of Kim Jong Nam's Murder

Doan Thi Huong, left, and Siti Aisyah have said they thought they were taking part in a TV prank. Kim Jong-nam had large amounts of toxic nerve agent in his b...


After NPP pledges support, BJP ready to form govt in Manipur

Modi thanked the people of Goa and Manipur, where the party claims that it would be able to form government. It has also avoided being seen as doling out reckle...


Mosul IS battle: Iraqi forces retake Badoush prison

Meanwhile, the Iraqi Joint Operations Command (JOC) announced that forces from the Rapid Response Division and the federal police were attacking the Bab al-Toub...


House of Lords expected to pass Brexit Bill on Monday

British Prime Minister Theresa May could formally trigger Brexit in as early as 72 hours, with European leaders stating that they are already making prepara...


Two dead in riots after South Korean president dismissed

Former chief judge retired on January 31. She did not appear in court on Friday . The court's judgement has been highly anticipated, and its decision is se...


India released two Pakistani students falsely accused of Uri attack

Two Pakistani schoolboys, who were arrested for their alleged involvement in Uri attack, have been transferred to the Amritsar Attari border. They were handed o...


Driver Plows Into Pedestrians, Dozens Of Fatalities Reported

A motive for the crash was not immediately known. The bus was travelling from Cap Haitien to Port-au-Prince at the time of the incident. The driver then ram...


BJP Win In Uttar Pradesh Will Boost Market Sentiment

Now when this teams up with organisational machinery of BJP chief Amit Shah, the result is a stellar win in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and an impressive perform...


Muhammad Ali Jr. detained at airport security for a second time

After around 20 to 25 minutes, the 44-year-old was allegedly allowed to get on the plane after producing his American passport. Mr Ali was told by airline sta...


YouTube Stars To Fundraise On GoFundMe For Special Olympics

Lucia, Siobhan James-Alexander, in commenting on the celebrations of the team said "At Digicel we deeply care about the special needs community and as such will...


Lalu Prasad Yadav burns Sushil Kumar Modi in a single tweet

Sushil Modi would require a lot of Aloe Vera . Kumar also congratulated Congress for its win in Punjab and emerging as te largest party in Manipur and Goa. "It...


Donald Tusk gets second term for top European Union job despite Polish objections

But people in the room said Prime Minister Beata Szydlo took pains to be polite and cooperative after Thursday's sharp exchanges with the likes of French Presid...


European Central Bank leaves rates unchanged, bond buying to taper from April

Drafting the communiqué is usually the task of the hosts, so it's possible that Germany was flagging its concern about the new USA administration by saying it w...


Washington's Sidney Jones Suffers A Significant Leg Injury At Pro Day

Expect more details to emerge in the coming days. Last season, he started all 14 games for Washington, and forced a fumble during the Pac-12 Championship Game a...


US General warns India-Pakistan conflict could result in nuclear exchange

The US general said that the requirement for an increased attention on Pakistan's eastern border "detracts from its efforts to secure the western border with Af...


Dutch riot police break up pro-Erdogan demonstration in Rotterdam

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim vowed there would be "a stronger reprisal against the unacceptable treatment toward Turkey and ministers who have diplo...


GOP Leaders Looking Past Repeal Bill to Additional Health Reforms

And despite concerns that the bill provides $600 billion in tax breaks that will disproportionately benefit upper-income individuals, the first amendment appro...


ACC Tournament Schedule 2017: Duke Advances To Face UNC In Semifinals

Duke and UNC split their regular season series, with the Blue Devils winning the first game at Cameron Indoor Stadium and the Tar Heels taking the rematch at Ch...


United States demonizes Russian Federation with claims of tampering election, Kremlin says

What's more, he said, America was "self-humiliating" by admitting that a foreign country had the power to intervene in its election process. The US is a "huge...


German shopping mall shut on police fears of an attack

French police were involved in the operation. In the meantime, de Maiziere also said that German police are now investigating known Salafist groups in the Ger...


Coveted Pro Bowl OG TJ Lang signs three-year deal with Lions

Lang joins a revamped offensive line in Detroit that includes recently signed right tackle Rick Wagner , and is expected to take the place of guard Larry Warf...


Durban police search for baby abducted in South Africa 'car-jacking'

The DA welcomes the arrest of three suspects and trusts that a full investigation will take place. Conflicting details during police interviews about the alle...


ICE frees Argentine woman facing deportation after protests

Today, Rep. Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS), Ranking Member of the Committee on Homeland Security, released the following statement on Daniela Vargas , a DACA recipi...