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Vincent Kompany on target as Manchester City beat lightweight Southampton

Southampton could have levelled after 74 minutes when Maya Yoshida powered a header too close to Bravo, but four minutes later they were out of the game thanks ...


South African unions demand President Zuma resign

While the political leadership has changed, the government's overall policy orientation remains the same as derived from the governing party, the African Nation...


Ex-Afghan president: Allowing US to drop bomb 'treason'

The statement by the spokesperson for the governor of Nangarhar came after an Afghan Ministry of Defense official said on Friday that ongoing clearance and asse...


India, Bangladesh ink pacts on navigation, earth sciences, judicial training

He also said India and Bangladesh have already identified 17 projects including port development and other key infrastructure upgrade for the usage of United St...


Taxes: President scraps tax plan, timetable threatened

The basic idea - which your humble blogger suggested back in January - is that tax reform is particularly ripe for conflicts of interest, given Trump's refusal ...


Estes wins in Cowley County by 13 points

Voters on Tuesday picked state Treasurer Ron Estes to fill the vacancy created when Trump chose former U.S. Rep. Mike Pompeo as Central Intelligence Agency di...


Sweden attack suspect refused residency

On Sunday, several thousand people gathered at Stockholm's Sergel Square to remember the victims. Details around the suspected terrorist, a 39-year-old Uzbeki...


Georgia Driver Demetrius Hollins Had Earlier 'Encounter' With Fired Cop

The veteran immediately turned in his co-worker for being the one who kicked the suspect in the head, but he still will not admit whether it was he or McDonald ...


8 coaches of Rajya Rani Exp derail near Rampur, 10 injured

The incident took place at 8:15 am. The Rajya Rani Express was travelling from Meerut to Lucknow when the derailment happened. Fifteen people suffered minor inj...


UP signs 'power for all' agreement with central govt

Currently, the state is supplying power for 18 hours to rural areas, 20 hours in Tehsil towns and Bundelkhand and 24 hours in district headquarters, cities an...


Libyan coast guard says 97 missing after migrant boat sinks

The boat's hull was completely destroyed and the survivors, all men, were found clinging to a flotation device, Qassem said. Thousands of immigrants have reac...


Egypt identifies Alexandria church bomber as fugitive with militant ties

Mark's Cathedral, the seat of the Coptic Orthodox Pope, a dozen high-ranking police officers are stationed on all entrances, searching cars and scanning the are...


U.S. May Launch Preemptive Strike Against North Korea

And it will continue developing its nuclear program and conduct its next nuclear test whenever its leaders see fit. Shanghai: Military force can not resolve t...


United States officials say Russian inaction enabled Syria chemical attack

Near the central city of Homs, a bomb exploded aboard a bus carrying workers, killing a woman and wounding more than 20, according to state TV and the Observato...


Insurers say Trump must do more to stabilize 'Obamacare'

Plans are now underway for a massive Tax March to be held, fittingly enough, on Tax Day, Saturday, April 15. Trump's tax returns from a decade earlier, expos...


Jobs, jabs take centre stage on first day of BC election campaign

Green party leader Andrew Weaver, a noted climate scientist, said he will present the Greens as a principled, fiscally sound alternative to the Liberals and N...


Davis Cup: Australia leads US 2-0 in quarterfinal

The 79th-ranked Thompson clubbed 14 aces and 17 winners as he ground down the American world number 15 in just over three hours at Pat Rafter Arena. The Ameri...


Devin Nunes Steps Down From Trump/Russia Probe After Ethics Complaints

Conaway, as second ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, was put in the position after committee chairman Rep. Devin Nunes of California recus...


Syria's Assad says Idlib chemical attack a 'fabrication'

Mr Trump said it was "certainly possible" though "probably unlikely". I think it's very bad for mankind. "You can say that the level of trust on a working lev...


Alabama Supreme Court allows impeachment of governor to proceed

The Alabama Supreme Court ordered a stay Saturday afternoon to the temporary restraining order issued by a Montgomery Judge that could stand in the way of the...


Steve Bannon Attended NSC Meeting After Shake-Up

An administration official, as well as a recent regulatory filing , indicated the shakeup would also demote Homeland Security Adviser Tom Bossert. Another s...


Palestinian stabs Brit amid Easter, Passover fetes

Bladon was a theology student at the University of Birmingham in the United Kingdom, who had begun her guest studies at the Hebrew University, which confirmed h...


Israel Approves New Settlement, UN Condemns

The security cabinet gave its unanimous backing to the new settlement late on Thursday as what is widely seen as the most right-wing government in Israeli histo...


Afghanistan condemns terrorist attacks in Egypt

Coptic Pope Tawadros, who was leading the mass in Alexandria's Saint Mark's Cathedral when the bomb exploded, was not harmed, the Interior Ministry said . Gute...


Trump security adviser urges Russian Federation to rethink Syria support

And a joint operations center in Damascus that includes Iran, Russia and Lebanon-based Hezbollah militants threatened reprisals. Russian president Vladimir Pu...


U.S. officials say Russian inaction enabled Syria chemical attack

Pressed to clarify, McMaster said the goals of fighting IS and ousting Syria's president were somewhat "simultaneous" and that the objective of the missile stri...


Hillary Clinton Called for Strikes on Syrian Airfields Shortly Before Trump's Announcement

Clinton added that the attack "reminds us and certainly the last 100 days are a reminder that politics matter enormously". "I don't want any Republican candid...


Stockholm truck attack suspect reported to have confessed

Police had been looking for him since the Swedish Migration Agency in December past year gave him four weeks to leave the country. However, in February 2017, ...


United Kingdom defense minister: Russian Federation responsible by proxy for Syria chemical deaths

Tillerson's comments came just a few days after the United States fired dozens of cruise missiles at the Syrian airbase that was allegedly used in the chemical ...


Why is it called Good Friday and what's so good about it?

Adebutu preaches love, selflessness appeared first on Vanguard News. The Thursday before Easter marks the day that Jesus had his last supper with his discip...


'Mother of all bombs' kills dozens of militants in Afghanistan

Shinwari later said locals told him a teacher and son were killed, the Guardian reports , while the New York Times reports four houses in the Pekhe area,...


Donegal woman who tragically drowned while on family holiday named

AN investigation is under way in Fermanagh following the death of a Donegal woman who fell from a boat during the early hours of this morning. Her two childre...


Is this a new Trump? Abrupt reversals may reflect experience

The recent climb-downs suggest a new president learning that go-it-alone trade policies don't easily work. The weakness of the won , which the Taiwan dolla...


UN, US caution Israel on new settlement building in West Bank

The Palestinians have earmarked the West Bank and East Jerusalem as territories for any future Palestinian state. This came as the resolution to a 12 year court...


Boris Johnson cancels Moscow visit over Syrian chemical weapons attack

Earlier on Sunday, Rep. Adam Schiff of California, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, said on ABC News' "This Week" that Russian Federation i...