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Reliance Capital exits Paytm parent One97 Communication, nets Rs 275 crore

The Anil Ambani-led company, which is one of India's largest in asset management, had first bought this stake for Rs 10 crore - and had also received one percen...


A Brief History of International Women's Day

As Vox pointed out, a strike is much more distributed at a local level rather than a huge march and rally like we saw in January, so it's "not clear how the ...


NFL Combine: Which defensive back jumped the farthest on Monday?

His testing numbers at that size were truly remarkable. UConn S Obi Melifonwu recorded a vertical jump of 44-inches and a broad jump of 11-feet-9 at the NFL C...


Panama ex-dictator Noriega has surgery to remove brain tumor

The 83-year-old will remain under house arrest until late April when officials will decide if he should return to prison. After his rule was toppled by a US inv...


Let's make Ghana's next 60 years even better - Mahama

The year-long celebration will be marked with a series of events. He used the opportunity to pay glowing tribute to the late Ghanaian leader, adding that he s...


Leicester City yet to open talks with caretaker manager Craig Shakespeare

The Foxes have since won both of their games with Shakespeare in charge. The 47-year-old has three years remaining on a deal that includes a £750,000 release ...


Israel to convene anti-BDS summit at UN

It appears that this is now a new front in the war against Israel, which the State has so far been avoiding preparing for properly. For decades Israel faced b...


CBN Mandates Banks On PTAs, School Fees

He reiterated that the CBN was more than ever ready to support the inter-bank market by ensuring liquidity and transparency to guarantee efficiency in the forex...


Isaiah Firebrace to represent Australia at Eurovision 2017

You're going to be hearing a lot about Isaiah Firebrace over the next few months. "To be able to share this news with my family and friends is unbelievable". ...


Woman Dead, Children Injured After Horrific Collision On Hume Highway

The boy and the woman were both taken to Liverpool Hospital in a critical condition but the boy died several hours later, police said. Truck driver's risky dr...


Talks resume to restore the North's power-sharing executive

Under Northern Ireland's power-sharing agreement, the government must be run by Irish nationalists and unionists together, with the largest party being invited ...


Jason Chaffetz Tells Poor Americans to Choose Between iPhones and Health Care

Rep. Larry Bucshon , R-Indiana, later said on "CNN Newsroom" that Chaffetz's comments were "unwarranted at this time". Healthcare or a way to contact your ...


The original Cybermen will return for Peter Capaldi's final Doctor Who episodes

The Doctor (Peter Capaldi) is pictured with the Mondasian Cybermen - the original version of the Doctor's deadly enemies who hail from the planet Mondas a...


Hungarian law that could detain all asylum-seekers violates country's legal obligations

Hungary initially ditched its policy of detaining migrants after coming under pressure from the European Union, but Mr Orban feels numbers have got too high and...


Pauline Hanson admits voters hate Colin but defends preference deal with Liberals

Senator Hanson said she was not judging the Russian leader over the downing of MH17 because she did not know the truth. "You've won me", Mr Brown said. "In the ...


Gold Cup Draw: Mexico to play El Salvador, Curaçao, and Jamaica

Group A includes Canada, Costa Rica, French Guyana and Honduras, and matches are at Harrison, New Jersey; Houston; and Frisco, Texas. CONCACAF does not hold d...


U.S. considers splitting up families that cross Mexican border

Kelly said a new initiative could instead see children being turned over to the Health and Human Services department, where they could be put in foster care or ...


FBI's Comey Asked to Testify in House Panel's Russia-Trump Probe

The chairman of the House committee charged with investigating whether President Trump was wiretapped by President Obama announced Tuesday he hasn't seen evid...


Proof Donald Trump's Inauguration Crowd Was Much Smaller Than Obama's

It was notoriously the highlight of the Trump administration's first press conference . And from the media tent to the Washington Monument, another 250,000 peo...


Switzerland rated best country in the world in U.S. poll

The 2017 Best Countries rankings are based on a survey, conducted after the US presidential election, that asks 21,000 business leaders, informed elites and g...


AFC: Venue change for Asian Cup qualifier need consent from North Korea

North Korean travel ban on Malaysians sees FAM seek venue change for Pyongyang football match . Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Reezal Merican toda...


Backed Syrian militia cuts last IS route out of Raqqa

While SDF claims its week-long halt of operations against IS was due to weather conditions, analysts believe the group was awaiting a "green light" from the U...


WEATHER: Snowfall warning continues for Abbotsford

The Fraser Valley region is still under a snowfall warning , with anywhere from five to 10 centimetres of snow expected. Snowfall warnings have been issued f...


Netanyahu to discuss Iran's plans for Syria with Putin in Moscow

In February, during a visit to Washington, Israel's prime minister discussed the situation in Syria with the U.S. President Donald Trump. The negotiations on ...


Rod Rosenstein on Russian Contacts With US Officials

Al Franken suggested during the hearing, that Sessions colluded with Russian Federation during the 2016 campaign and lied about it. Indeed, the Washington...


Get A Load Of This Incredible Game-Winning Sequence From Kawhi Leonard

And while the Brazilian scrambled to stay in front of him, appearing to - reasonably - expect Leonard to try and get a head of steam toward the basket, he had n...


Israel's New Travel Ban is Neither Jewish nor Democratic, Says Peace Now

The committee that approved the bills' final language also rejected a Justice Ministry recommendation "to make an exception for Palestinians with temporary resi...


Dabiri's U.S. travel warning causes diplomatic row

Nigeria, Africa's most populous country, is advising its citizens against traveling to the USA, except on urgent trips. This warning comes just days after Nig...


With passage in House, Philippines poised to reinstate death penalty

Voting 216-54-1, the House approved on third and final reading House Bill 4727 or the bill seeking to reinstate the capital punishment on some drug offenses. Ho...


Germany urges European Union to rally behind Poland's Tusk for top job

German MEP Manfred Weber heads the main conservative bloc in the EU, the European People's Party (EPP). "Kaczynski remembers that when Donald Tusk was in Po...


Iraqi Forces Push ISIS From Mosul's Main Government Complex

Al-Dawasa includes the Nineveh governor's headquarters and other government buildings. The announcement of the successful advance in Mosul coincided with th...


United Nations head: drought-stricken Somalia needs help to avoid starvation

Nor said she recently lost one of her children to diarrhea. "We need to make as much noise as possible". Later in the day, Guterres flew to Baidoa, one of...


Enrique, Barcelona confident they can make history in second leg vs. PSG

Pacific Time at Camp Nou in Barcelona , Spain. We're able to score 6 goals against the club that scored 4 goals in the first leg. Three weeks on from sufferi...


Trump inaccurately tweets Obama released 122 Gitmo prisoners

Come on. Asked on Tuesday about the status of the executive order, the White House declined to comment or say if one is in the works. Maybe that's why his s...


Chinese Taipei Pitcher Commits Hilarious Error By Throwing To No One

The double-elimination part of the tournament will be in Tokyo and Petco Park in San Diego, California, with the championship game taking place in Dodger Stadiu...


Six held for molesting minor girls in Wayanad

Mr. Shaffi said the hostel was almost 500 metres away from the school and the accused used to assault the girls at an eatery adjacent to the hostel. On Thursd...


'Logan' claws its way to the top of box office charts

Seeking his age as an advantage, Dr. Rice develops a vengeful plan and creates something more animalistic in nature than Wolverine i.e. X-24 according to Comic...


Framingham Jewish Day School Receives Bomb Threat

DeWitt police said the telephone threat at the JCC of Syracuse was not a bomb threat , but instead a "threat of violence". A bomb threat forced the evacuatio...


Senate Dem Will Try To Block Confirmation Of Jeff Sessions' Deputy

The conversations Sessions had with the Russian ambassador may be completely harmless, but it seems with all that was happening, it's hard to imagine the electi...


UCL Match Report: Napoli v Real Madrid 07 March 2017

Then, just as the storm seemed to be blowing out, it took a 24th-minute lead. "It will be a hard game, the same as it always is in the Champions League", Zida...


9 injured in explosion on Bhopal-Ujjain express in Madhya Pradesh

At least nine people were injured after an explosion took place in Bhopal-Ujjain passenger train on Tuesday. Police have detained three persons from Pipariya ...


Poachers break into French zoo, kill rare rhino for ivory horn

The other horn was only partially cut, leading investigators to believe the criminals may have been interrupted. Rhinoceros horns are worth on average between...


"A Day Without a Woman" strike planned for Wednesday

For those who can't take off work, the organizers have suggested people not shop Wednesday and to wear read in solidarity. Anyway, rather than let it bum you ...


Sessions Defends His Testimony About Russian Contacts

Republican Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley says he won't call Sessions back to testify again. Sessions, then a USA senator from Alabama, was ...


Duterte aide told me to deny DDS: Lascañas

Buenaventura is said to be one of Duterte's longtime aides. Lascanas said Duterte ordered the killings of his personal and political enemies, and told the com...


Protesters Stall Osinbajo's Meeting With Stake Holders in Edo

The meeting was nearly marred by a protest by some members of oil producing communities who insisted that the Acting President should abort it. The protesters...


Andrew Bogut Lasted About Two Minutes In Cleveland Before Getting Hurt

Bogut was trying to get out to defend Okaro White of the Miami Heat. The seven-footer was in attendance, and is still expected to dress for Monday night's game ...


Australia's central bank keeps rates unchanged

Pedestrians walk past the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) headquarters in Sydney, Australia, on Monday, July 4, 2016. Australia's central bank left interest r...


PM under pressure on three million European Union nationals living in UK

The committee has also called on the government to set out how it will establish a new system for immigration to be in place within two years of triggering the ...


Iraqi commander: ISIS leaders 'running away' from Mosul

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced the start of an offensive on February 19 to drive the IS out of Mosul. All of Mosul's five bridges over the Tig...