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Dozens of ISIS fighters killed in Mosul battles

The United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq reported that almost 2,000 Iraqi and Kurdish forces were killed in November, but drew fire from the Iraqi militar...


Kabul: Afghan MP Fakuri Behishti wounded, bodyguard killed in blast

The bomb injured the MP, his son, and several other people as it exploded as the MP's auto crossed a bridge, under which the bomb had been planted. According ...


Israel's Lieberman urges Jews to leave France

Albert Dreyfus, a Jewish artillery officer, was convicted of passing military secrets to Germany in 1894 but later exonerated after evidence emerged of a miscar...


New Year's Eve travel forecast

To celebrate the official opening of the One Times Square building, newspaper owner Adolph Ochs chose to throw a big New Year's Eve party. "At a time when the...


Magnitude 4.1 natural disaster shakes Palm Springs area

Geological Survey reported. Fairview is about 100 miles northwest of Oklahoma City. An natural disaster with a preliminary magnitude of 6.3 struck Japan on We...


Russian Federation says Obama creating hurdles for Trump by signing the defense bill

According to Maria Zakharova, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman, the changes in the policy to loosen some restrictions on supplying defense weapons to Syrian...


Search to resume for missing snowshoers in BC

Early this morning, NSR mobilized 25 volunteers to comb the mountain, but were unsure exactly where the men had set out - the only clue being Lee's auto, left l...


Ana Ivanovic: Former French Open victor retires from tennis aged 29

While Ivanovic's message lacked detail, it prompted rumours that the wife of Manchester United midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger could be pregnant and set to an...


Graham: 99 Percent of Senators Believe Russia Interfered in Election

Both lawmakers have been highly critical of Russian actions in the past, and have urged other lawmakers from both parties to take Moscow's alleged interference ...


President Obama Said That Proper Steps Will Be Taken Against Russian Hacking

Russian Federation had denied involvement in the hacking. The Washington Post cited officials as saying the steps set to be announced as early as this week ...


Houston Rockets cruise past Dallas Mavericks

Rockets teammates Patrick Beverley , James Harden and Eric Gordon joined Ariza, and they were emotional as well. Aside from the ejection, the game resulted ...


PM Modi addressed Parivartan Rally in Dehradun !

Now, you must be wondering how PM Narendra Modi is managing this fight against black money. The law, an amended version of an earlier law passed by Parliament...


Clinton Thanks Her Voters For Their Support

While Clinton had won more raw votes in a contest that she ultimately lost, the majority of Republicans still believe that their candidate won that metric. And ...


Netanyahu likely to be investigated for bribery, fraud following 'secret probe' discovery

The Prime Minister's spokesperson told Channel 2, "The claims are baseless". This [latest attempt] is absolutely false. Police recently received new documents...


Aaron Rodgers makes serious MVP case in Packers' win over Vikings

With the loss, the Vikes will miss the playoffs despite a 5-0 start to the season. Ahead of the upcoming game he explains what he meant by those words . At...


Will fight 'Kaala Dhan' and 'Kaala Mann', wasn't voted to cut ribbons

PM Modi while hitting out at the Congress over One Rank One Pension (OROP) said, "My Army jawans were demanding OROP for the last 40 years, the party that ruled...


From Syria to Colombia, Pope issues a clarion call for peace

An estimated 40,000 people were gathered in St. Peter's Square below the pontiff as he delivered the speech. Materialism has "taken us hostage this Christmas"...


Why more people die of heart disease around Christmas

Sudden hike in number of deaths due to heart attack is not due to extreme cold temperature but excess stress due to the festive season, claims study authors. ...


Defector: North Korea Expects to Have Nuclear Weapons Within a Year

North Korea is racing ahead with development of nuclear weapons and hopes to have them ready by the end of next year, CNN quoted a high-profile diplomat who d...


Abducted Kerala priest appeals: If only I were a European….

The video was posted on social media sites Youtube and Facebook on Monday but it is not clear when it was shot. Addressing "fellow Christians", he said, "Noth...


Drexel professor defends tweet about 'white genocide'

The term "white genocide" was trending on Twitter Monday, casting a new spotlight on the nation's seemingly more vocal white supremiacy movement. Public acces...


Pakistan, China, Russia agree to expand talks on Afghanistan

The announcement came in a joint statement issued after the trilateral meeting involving senior officials from Pakistan, Russia and China. For their part, the...


Colombian officials blame pilot and Bolivian regulators for Chapecoense crash

The flight was already 1,000 pounds overweight at takeoff, according to investigators, and flew about 2,000 feet higher than it was created to. "No technical ...


Two trucks carrying gas cylinders explode

Also, the concerned authorities are taking adequate measures to avoid any further damage. The loss is estimated to be around Rs 70 lakh, according to NDTV . As...


Police evacuate 3000 people from railway stations after anonymous bomb threat

Police have evacuated 3,000 people from three train stations in Russian Federation after receiving an anonymous bomb threat. Fire departments, ambulances and re...


Taiwan school principal resigns over student Nazi cosplay event

Bild reports that the students at Kuang Fu High School seemed unaware that the Nazis were responsible for the deaths of millions of people, and The Taipei Time...


Indonesia Prosecutes Christian Governor for Blasphemy Against Qur’an

He is running for re-election against two Muslim candidates. Last month, Islamic conservatives rose up against Ahok accusing the governor of having manipulate...


Teddy bear voiced by late grandfather makes Oklahoma sisters burst into tears

Two sisters both broke down in tears after being given teddy bears voiced by their late grandfather. She had special gifts waiting for Ramos' little sisters, ...


Mexico: Man kills Tinder date for refusing sex, dissolves body in acid

The suspect, 26-year-old Emmanuel Delani Valdez Bocanegra , was questioned by police after friends and family of 26-year-old Francia Ruth Ibarra reported her...


Javed Akhtar & Mohammad Kaif supports Shami for trolled wife's gown

The Indian pace bowler faced adverse reactions after he posted the pictures of his wife and daughter. Some even questioned if the cricketer had forgotten how "w...


National Basketball Association roundup: Westbrook's triple-double leads Thunder

Adams, after signing a four-year, $100 million contract on Halloween, has been revelatory this season after the loss of Serge Ibaka from the Oklahoma City backc...


Goa AAP: BJP victimising Elvis Gomes, says Kejriwal

The case was lodged against him out of political vendetta bythe BJP government when Mr Gomes had applied for voluntaryretirement from the state services earlier...


Jesus Christ came to save all

When the Son of God came in "the fullness of time", it was not as a removed figure falling from the skies. None of us will know and understand scripture lik...


Swamy's plea seeking docs dismissed in National Herald case

In his complaint, Swamy had alleged that the Congress granted an interest-free loan of Rs. 90.25 crore to the AJL, owner of the National Herald newspaper, est...


Gingrich on Trump tweets: 'Get used to it'

Mr Obama used his executive powers to push through labor, climate and immigration reforms after Congress refused to go along with his proposed programmes, accor...