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Filipino tycoons included in Forbes' list of world's richest

With an estimated $86 billion wealth, the Microsoft msft co-founder and philanthropist has held the top spot for four consecutive years, Forbes reports . w...


Nashville Native Will Wade Named Head Coach At LSU

He has been an assistant coach at Clemson (2005-2007), Harvard (2007-2009) and VCU (2009-2013) before landing the head coaching position at Chattanooga in 2013....


Newly restored shrine at Jesus's tomb reopened in Jerusalem

The restoration and cleaning has uncovered the original details of the Edicule . According to Roman Catholic and Orthodox Christian belief, the Edicule enc...


Eden Hazard sidelined for up to two weeks with calf injury

Belgium boss Roberto Martinez has confirmed that Eden Hazard will be out for up to a fortnight after the Chelsea winger was forced into pulling out of his ...


S.Korea's ousted leader 'sorry' ahead of interrogation

Currently, Moon Jae-in, a liberal opposition leader who lost the 2012 election to Ms Park, now has a commanding lead in opinion surveys. She was grilled in th...


Drugs, alcohol in blood of Paris Orly airport attacker

He was stopped for speeding during a traffic stop in the north of the city on Saturday morning, where he shot a policewoman in the face with an air pistol, inju...


Passenger plane with 44 on board crashes in South Sudan

Further details are awaited. The commercial plane left Juba and was headed to the capital, Wau , when it made a crash landing in bad weather. "There is no ...


Ten Indian fishermen detained by Sri Lankan navy

The protests following the death of the fisherman on March 6 were pegged on the core demand of peaceful and a long-standing solution to the issues miring fishin...


Customs officer shoots, kills himself at Minnesota border crossing

Humphrey will be presenting information related to the long waiting lines, the travel ban, the Chinese parole program and other topics at 1 p.m. on April 10 in ...


Bharara Will Take Post At NYU Law School

Almost 1,300 data breaches were reported in 2016 to the New York Attorney General's Office, a new record and a 60 percent increase from 2015. In addition, E...


Lawsuits Going After Saudi Arabia's Role In 9/11 Increase

This lawsuit has followed years of USA intelligence findings and disclosures that were gathered up and released last year in the declassified "28 Pages" repor...


Indian court gives Ganges, Yamuna same rights as a human

Recently, the indigenous Māori people of New Zealand rallied to recognize the Whanganui river as an "ancestor" with the same rights as a human being in their ...


Theresa May Speaks Out About Her First Meeting with President Trump

Asked by Vogue what she thought of the USA president, May said: " I like to think we got on ". May met with Trump in January, marking the first visit from...


WSJ Editorial Likens Trump to Drunk With Empty Gin Bottle

The op-ed began by wondering if Americans, and the world, would believe him if he said "North Korea launched a missile that landed within 100 miles of Hawaii". ...


United States billionaire David Rockefeller dies at age 101

A Rockefeller family spokesman said that David Rockefeller Sr. died in his sleep. He was the last former member of the unofficial royal family of Amer...


Baghdad bombing kills at least 23

At least 23 people have been killed and 45 others injured in a auto bomb blast in the west of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad . They spoke on condition of anonymi...


Italian Coast Guard rescue 3000 migrants in Strait of Sicily

Rome: The Italian Coast Guard have rescued more than 3,000 migrants in the Strait of Sicily over the weekend, officials said on Monday. Attempts to settle mi...


National Ag Week honoring food producers

Only conducted every five years by USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), the census captures a complete count of all USA farms, ranches, and t...


Restoration of Jesus' tomb costs $3.3 million

The National Geographic Society is a partner in the fix work and has access to a report on the structure's stability, which was written by a team of scientist...


USA border authority seeks tenders for 30 foot Mexico wall

And while the U.S. side of the Texas-Mexico border will be made to look aesthetically pleasing, the other side will be created to look imposing to potential mig...


Tokyo Olympic course votes to admit female members

The Kasumigaseki Country Club, north-west of Tokyo , has long had restrictions on women's membership, including limiting the days women were allowed to play. K...


Jilted lover attacks girl with acid in Delhi

She is expected to survive the attack, as per the report. The incident took place when the victim was standing outside her residence in Sangam Vihar. The poli...


Rwanda: Pope Apologizes for Church Failure During Rwandan Genocide

Pope Francis has pleaded for forgiveness for "the sins and failings of the Church and its members" implicated in the 1994 Rwanda genocide that killed about 800...


Rex plane propeller found in Sydney bushland

Spotted: the missing propeller in bushland, as seen from above. "This is an extremely rare event and the only other recorded similar event was in 1991 when Un...


Beijing using facial-recognition technology to stop toilet paper thieves

Toilet paper is not readily available in most public bathrooms in China. The unorthodox method ensures that the public bathroom at the Temple of Heaven Par...


Ajmer blast case: 2 accused sentenced to life imprisonment

The police had initially blamed Pakistan-based terrorists for the 2007 attack on the revered 12th-century Sufi shrine at Ajmer in Rajasthan, which killed three ...


Returned clerics were working against nation: Subramanian Swamy

Pakistan, on the same day, informed India that the two clerics had been "traced" and they had reached Karachi. Both had left for Karachi on March 8 to meet th...


Uttar Pradesh: BSP leader Mohammad Shami shot dead in Allahabad district

The incident has led to heightened tension in the area and Shami's supporters sat in protest on the Allahabad-Pratapgarh highway. “60-year-old Mohammad Shami ...


Israel accuses Hamas of "abusing" Turkish aid fund

He was involved in military training, manufacturing weapons and explosive devices and building terror tunnels. "Murtaja even stored weapons, such as hand gren...


Naira to sell at N415/$ as CBN sustains intervention -Gwadabe

The CBN governor called for speedy implementation of the plan with clear timelines and deliverables. Emefiele said at the last meeting of the Monetary Policy ...


Pakistan, KSA enjoy good ties: PM

Nawaz Sharif needs to be commended for ordering the reopening of the Pak-Afghan border. Pakistan stepped up operations against militants following a series of...


Fury as Turkish leader Erdogan blasts European Union as 'fascist and cruel'

Turkish officials are calling a halt to their campaign rallies in Germany, organizers have said . Steinmeier also called on Turkey to release German-Turki...


Rightmove Reports Lowest Annual House Price Increase since 2013

Milton Keynes was identified as the best-performing new town for property price growth over the past 30 years, with Telford, Corby, Warrington and Skelmersdale ...


Boston Schools Use Modernized Maps That Enlarge Africa, Depict World Accurately

Our world does not look like the map on the wall of the classrooms you grew up in. South America is made to look about the same size as Europe, when in fact i...


Trump budget underscores need to protect public schools

It was a "fundamental injustice", she said, that they did not have the same option she had in sending her children to private schools while raising them in Gran...