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Coachella does want Kate Bush, festival promoter says

In a feature in The New Yorker about the inner-workings of the festival, it was claimed Marc Geiger , head of music at the William Morris Endeavour agency,...


Tom Brady's stolen Super Bowl jersey to go on public display

The Hall at Patriot Place will host Brady's Super Bowl XLIX jersey starting Saturday, giving fans the opportunity to see his grass-stained jersey from New Engla...


Budget session was meaningful, successful: Modi to party MPs

BJP's Amit Shah started addressing the meeting, and it was finished by Prime Minister. This is the first time in the past three years of the Modi government t...


Manufacturing sector output for February 2017 down 2%

For January, the Central Statistics Office has revised the IIP growth rate to 3.27 percent from 2.74 percent in the provisional data released last month. Overal...


USA missile strike on Syria violated global laws: Putin

In televised comments, Russian President Vladimir Putin not only repeated his defense of Assad, but suggested the Syrian leader s rebel opponents are preparing ...


Coffin carrying Kim Jong-Nam leaves Malaysia for North Korea

Malaysian officials have returned the body of Kim Jong-un's estranged half-brother to North Korea in return for the release of nine Malaysian nationals who were...


North Korea calls United States strikes on Syria 'unforgivable'

The "friendly" atmosphere surrounding the Thursday night banquet and the "warm" speeches delivered by the leaders also found favor with Xinhua, which covered th...


What President Trump should do in Syria

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Tuesday that the United States' military policy in Syria had not changed and remains focused on defeating Islamic Stat...


US Blocks G7 Climate Statement As White House Waffles on Paris Deal

Perry specifically pushed for a commitment to "h$3 igh efficiency, low-emission coal and natural gas with adequate financing from multi-lateral development ...


Trump slams Russian Federation for backing 'evil' Assad

Russian Federation and Syria deny any involvement in the chemical attack, but the White House claims they're trying to cover up the incident and "confuse the wo...


Drink-driving mother jailed after overturning car with toddler inside

Her toddler, aged 20 months, was sat in the back of the vehicle but fortunately, escaped without any serious injuries. "I negotiated the roundabout and could ...


TMC councillor files police complaint against Yogesh Varshney

TMC leader Saugata Roy called for strong action against people making remarks. "Law should take its own course". An FIR should be registered. This came hours af...


#BBNaija: Efe Wins Big Brother Naija 2017

The two participants answered questions from journalists on their stay in the house and their future endeavours. She had earlier told Ebuka, the show host, th...


Scotland approves controversial 'game-changer' HIV drug

Kadcyla was approved by the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC), which assesses drugs for use by the health service in Scotland, in a decision welcomed by chari...


South African opposition marks Zuma's birthday with protest

Police said about 60,000 people took part in the marches in the major cities. "I came because Zuma has to step down". The race card is just a convenient excus...


HIV/AIDS Bill passed in Parliament: All you need to know

The legislation will make it illegal to discriminate against those living with HIV in the workplace; deny them access to education, housing and health care, or ...


Iraq says Islamic State has lost most of the land it seized

Brig Gen Yahya Rasool, a military spokesman, said the extremist group now controls less than 12,000 square miles (30,000 square kilometres) in Iraq, or 6.8 per ...


Britain's Kyle Edmund defeated by France's Lucas Pouille in Davis Cup

Nick Kyrgios will have the chance to win the Davis Cup tie for Australia on Sunday after the US bounced back strongly to claim the doubles rubber and keep t...


United States has 'no doubt' Assad behind gas attack

Given this, the United States attack on Syria last week in retaliation for what it said was a chemical weapons attack by Assad's forces on Syrian civilians ...


China navy says it foiled pirate attack on ship off Somalia

A Navy helicopter undertook aerial reconnaissance of the vessel to sanitize its upper deck and ascertain the location of the pirates. The Indian Navy also pla...


US strike killed 4, nearly destroyed Syria base: monitor

It was not immediately clear whether those killed were army personnel or civilians. "It is at the present not the intention to have more than this single stri...


Theresa May woos European press on Brexit deal

Downing Street has insisted European Union leaders "appreciated" Theresa May's letter formally starting the Brexit process, despite the prime minister emphasi...


Chief Keef Charged With DUI During Drug Bust

Upon seeing police, McElrath ran back and tried to get into the McLaren. According to New York Daily News , the person riding in the passenger seat of Keef's a...


Reformist head of Ukraine's central bank resigns

She took over at Ukraine's central bank shortly after a 2014 uprising ousted the country's then Russian-backed president Viktor Yanukovich, who was accused with...


A Week Of Mild Weather

Through tonight , temperatures will stay chilly in the 30s, with mostly cloudy skies. Lows will be in the lower 50's. Winds will be from the east at 10-15 mile...


Netflix's The Crown leads the way with five nominations

Tom Hiddleston and nearly all his fellow cast members in The Night Manager have been overlooked at the Bafta Television Awards despite their victories at the...


Witness claims pickup driver admitted texting before collision

Morrison said most, if not all, of the bus occupants in the Texas crash were wearing seat belts. Hein said the small bus was a 2004 Turtle Top, though he did ...


AFL's indigenous players call for end to 'racial vilification'

Port is unlikely to be able to take any action against Spratt as she's not a member of the club, though Facebook has deactivated her account. "The club takes ...


One dead after tourist bus crash in Vic

A man has died and a woman is in a serious condition after becoming trapped under a bus which rolled in Apollo Bay last night. Police are expected to intervie...


Xi stresses China's North Korea concerns in talk with Trump

In a statement provided to CNN , Pyonyang said it would counter "reckless acts of aggression" no matter what "methods the U.S. wants to take". Trump called t...


Trump won't rule out second Yellen term, signaling drift to the mainstream

During the campaign, he said the bank was unnecessary. In The Wall Street Journal interview, Trump also waded back into the debate over the relative value o...


Tarun Vijay's remarks echo in Lok Sabha; LoP Kharge demands sedition charge

Meanwhile, the opposition leaders, especially from South India, also started castigating Tarun Vijay over his reported remarks despite his bid on Twitter to c...


US Rhetoric is 'Primitive and Loutish': Russian Deputy Foreign Minister

The White House compared Assad's tactics to those of World War II Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler, sparking widespread criticism for apparently ignoring the Holocaus...


Taiwan is about to make eating dogs and cats illegal

Taiwan is to ban dog and cat meat. The bill passed in the house also increased the penalty for killing or abusing animals, hiking the jail term to a minimu...


Russian police check suspicious object in St. Petersburg

The identification of Kyrgyz-born ethnic Uzbek Akbarjon Jalilov as the bombing suspect stoked fears of police action targeting migrants from Central Asia and th...