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Bangladesh: Suspected militant carrying explosives shot dead in Khilgaon

The bomb went off soon after a man entered the compound of a makeshift camp of the crime-busting Rapid Action Battalion leaving the man dead on the scene. Bangl...


Rutte Cautions Against Populist "Experiment" in Netherlands

Wilders, who campaigned on radical pledges to close borders to migrants from Muslim nations, close mosques, ban the Qur'an and take the Netherlands out of the E...


New York EMT Killed By Her Own Stolen Ambulance

The two were driving the ambulance Thursday night when someone told them that a man was hanging onto their rear bumper, authorities said at a news conference la...


Toni Anderson's parents thankful for answers after body found

Police said the woman had been stopped for an improper lane change, but was let off with a warning after she told the officer she was running low on gas. "After...


Indian diplomat reminds Pakistan of its poor human rights record at UNHRC

There are news reports that China has concerns about the unsettled status of Gilgit-Baltistan-which could have prompted this move by Pakistan to attempt a chang...


Dutch election: What's next?

So it is very likely that Wilders, or someone like him, will win the next elections if new policies do not weaken the currents that carried him so far. "We see ...


Nigerian Senate denies rejecting anti-graft chief on corruption allegations

Recall that the Presidency had in 2016, written to the Senate, seeking the screening and confirmation of Magu as substantive chairman of EFCC. The Senator who...


Families React To Prosecutor's Decision Not To Seek Death Penalty

Ayala, a Democrat who has been the state attorney for just three months and is the first black elected prosecutor in Florida, said in her morning announcement t...


Senate to issue arrest warrant if Hameed Ali fails to appear tomorrow

Members of the Red Chamber in the National Assembly unanimously passed a motion to issue a warrant of arrest on the Customs boss at their plenary on Wednesday. ...


British Queen grants royal assent to Brexit bill

Brexit Secretary David Davis admitted on Wednesday that he had not yet calculated the likely cost of Britain dropping out of the European Union with no exit de...


China's position on Kashmir not affected by CPEC

The top Chinese diplomat made the statement during a meeting with army chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa, who is now on a visit to Beijing . He reiterated Chinese fu...


Work visas for nurses concern Henry Ford Health System

Canadian nurses working at MI hospitals were shocked last week when border security officers stopped them from entering the US because of changes to their worki...


Service dog killed for delayed flights

But, after 16 flights had to be delayed, they gave police the go ahead to shoot the 10-month-old border collie and German shorthaired pointer mix. The dog , ...


China calls for North Korea to suspend nuclear and missile activities

A fourth fell short of that mark. The council has imposed six sets of sanctions on North Korea - two of which were adopted a year ago to significantly ramp ...


Trump and Merkel show little rapport

Germany does not owe " vast sums of money to NATO" because that's not the way the organization works. Trump said at the press conference that many countries ow...


American soldiers wounded in Afghan 'insider attack'

U.S. soldiers receiving medical care. According to media reports, the Afghan soldier was killed. The NATO mission in Afghanistan aims to train and advise Af...


Germany Turkey Tensions on Rise following Nazi Comment by Erdogan

Erdogan has spent the past week slamming European nations - especially the Netherlands and Germany- after Turkish ministers were stop from carrying out campaign...


Price shoots down clean repeal of ObamaCare

Leaders from the AMA, the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, the American Diabetes Association and the American Heart Association urged Congress to ...


Germany angers Turkey with Gulen remarks and PKK rally

The presidential aide accused some European countries of attempting to "interfere [in] the referendum that will take place on April 16 in Turkey and took up a p...


Was Prince William mocked at a dinner held by the British Ambassador?

William and Kate made their first joint public appearance since the ordeal Friday, stepping out for the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade in London before dash...


Illinois Could Be Loser in Republican Healthcare Plan

Friday morning health secretary Tom Price is scheduled to meet with the restive House Republican caucus. Health care which promotes highest quality at lowest co...


Paul Ryan: AHCA has to do more for older Americans

Conservatives have been pushing to block grant Medicaid funds to the states. Older people who buy coverage would pay higher premiums. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick...


Netanyahu: Syria raids targeted Hezbollah arms

Over the past five years, Israeli jets have from time-to-time struck what Israeli military analysts describe as weapons caches and convoys of arms being transfe...


Sheriff's deputy shot and killed Saturday night in Baton Rouge

A Louisiana sheriff's deputy was fatally shot late Saturday night while conducting an investigation, the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office and Louisiana State P...


Economic blockade of UNC to be lifted today midnight

UNC had imposed the economic blockade against Manipur since Nov 1, as a protest against the creation of seven new districts by the Ibobi Singh led government. O...


Recently unearthed Egyptian statue not Ramses II

The statue was first thought to be of Ramses II, who ruled Egypt more than 3,000 years ago. The statue's true identity might be more complex, Enany added. Des...


Rock and roll legend Chuck Berry dies, found unresponsive at home

Keith Urban thanked the guitarist, singer and songwriter for "the poetry, the passion and the potency". Thanks to songs like " Johnny B. Goode ", " Roll Over B...


Tamil Nadu budget 2017: spares the common man from new tax

The populist schemes of late chief minister J Jayalalithaa found mention broadly in the budget presented by finance minister D Jayakumar, but sans much hype. Fi...


Germany's Merkel to visit Russian Federation on May 2

The Kremlin had already announced that the German chancellor was due to visit, but had not mentioned the date. The Russian President also said that the two le...


'A Day Without A Woman' Rallies Held In Boston

In January, it was a march. "Day Without a Woman" coincided with International Women's Day and sparked conversations about women in the workforce and disparat...


Suspect Killed in Paris Airport After Trying to Grab Soldier's Weapon

It also intervenes as Belgium prepares to commemorate the first anniversary of the terrorist attacks of the airport and the Brussels metro on 22 March (32 death...


Facebook and Twitter face €50m fines for hate speech and fake news

According to the study, which was conducted by the German government, Facebook is deleting 39 percent of the flagged content, while Twitter managed just 1 perce...


Chinese Premier says no intention of devaluing yuan to boost exports

Experts say China has been pushing hard to arrange such a meeting, realizing how important personal chemistry between the two leaders could be in maintaining st...


Sri Lanka take lead against Bangladesh

Dilruwan Perera has shown remarkable patience, ending the day with an unbeaten 26 off 126 deliveries. An edge off Mustafizur flew to the third man boundary to...


Moroccan king dismisses PM after months of political deadlock

The prime minister-designate is a trained psychiatrist who served as secretary general of the PJD from 2004 to 2008 and as foreign minister from January 2012 to...