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Freedom Caucus heads to White House ahead of healthcare vote

Several members of the conservative House Freedom Caucus say they are standing firm in opposition to the Republican health care bill despite heavy lobbying by P...


Ten Egyptian soldiers killed in fighting with Jihadists

The 10 army personnel, including three officers, were killed in two roadside bomb blasts that targeted two army vehicles during raids on terrorists in central S...


CBSE notifies system for assessment

Class X board exams will also make a comeback from 2018. As per the officials, there are ore than 18,000 schools affiliated with CBSE that follow different as...


Walmart service lets people convert DVDs into digital copies

Vudu has come up with a way to let you save all of those titles in a digital library. Vudu has offered a similar service for several years, but the mobile app...


North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper laments 'dark anniversary' of HB2

As the state knows, next week our various sports committees will begin making championships site selections for 2018-2022 based upon bids received from across t...


Florida Senate's medical marijuana bill at least 2 weeks way

These bills are first deliberated in a Senate committee, and if one word is changed or added, the bill must go back to the House for approval. House Bill 107...


You can get Jio's Prime membership for free, but there's a catch

The Rs. 99 subscription fee is just a one time fee. Many could be disappointed by the move after enjoying free data for six months but Rs 303 per month for 30...


De Mistura, Lavrov meet in Russian Federation ahead of Syria talks

Among the previous attendees were delegates for the Syrian regime, headed by Bashar al-Ja'aafari, and representatives of the opposition, led by Nasr Hariri from...


'I Can't Be Doing So Badly Because I'm President and You're Not'

Then they called me and they said: 'I'm sorry, Dad. "You have tremendous numbers of people" who committed fraud, Trump said. The Republican Congressional Comm...


Iraq civilians killed in possible United States airstrike in Mosul

He said many people were surviving on just bread and water, and eating once a day. Approximately 230 people are reported to have been killed in what is though...


Israeli Officials Pledge to Consider Trump Concerns on Settlements

The surprisingly restrictive terms were laid out by Jason Greenblatt, President Trump's special negotiator, in his Jerusalem meetings with Israeli premier Ben...


China's PM voices support for free trade on Australia visit

Ahead of his visit to Australia, Li has published an article titled "We Want to Work with You for Progress and Peace" in the newspaper The Australian. "We are w...


IS recruiting in Pakistan, Afghanistan, says US

One in three Afghan children will not attend school this year.That is 3.5 million children who will not show up when the new term starts on Thursday, March 23.S...


Tillerson lauds China-US contacts in meeting with leader Xi

The two governments disagree on plenty, including what actions to take against Pyongyang and the deployment of an American missile defense system in South Korea...


Gunfire heard outside Britain's Parliament, two people shot

A policeman was stabbed, an assailant shot and several people injured today close to Britain's Houses of Parliament in what police said they were treating...


Blood-spattered woman is wife of American killed in London attack

One of the victims was Kurt Cochran , a 54-year-old American from Utah. "Our family is deeply saddened to learn of the death of my brother, Kurt Cochran in...


British Officials Identify Attacker as 52-Year-Old Khalid Masood

Masood was also known by a number of aliases. However, he was known to the police and had a range of previous convictions for assaults, including GBH, possess...


South Korea: sunken Sewol ferry pulled up

The vessel was carrying 476 people when it went down on April 16, 2014, off the southwestern island of Jindo, leaving 304 people dead - nearly all of them schoo...


What a mad world, says MP who tried to save stabbed policeman

Four people, including the police officer and the attacker, died. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn was among those who praised Mr Ellwood for his efforts, telling ...


Lippi's China keep World Cup dream alive, Qatar slump

They nearly got a favour from an unlikely source as Feng Xiaoting deflected Kim Jin-su's cross towards his own goal, but the China defender was relieved to se...


Nikkei hits 1-1/2 month low ahead of school-scandal testimony

The head of a nationalist school at the heart of a swirling political scandal said in sworn testimony in the Diet on Thursday that he received a donation of ¥1 ...


Toyota Yaris now on sale in Australia from $15290

Three new colors have been added to Sienna as well: Toasted Walnut Pearl, Alumina Jade Metallic, and Parisian Night Pearl. To reduce noise, vibration, and harsh...


33 killed in US-led airstrike on school in northern Syria

The ground forces were backed up by helicopter gunships, Marine 155mm artillery and USA airstrikes, he said. The London-based group Airwars says coalition str...


Police charge man over Australian toddler's 'quite horrific' disappearance in 1970

The toddler, who had spent the morning there with her mother and three brothers, went into a changing area with her siblings while their parent packed up their ...


Tributes to footballer Ryan McBride at Derry captain's funeral

Fr Aidan Mullan told the congregation how Ryan was "an athlete in his prime who achieved much and still had great potential" who brought to "so many thrilling m...


Theresa May: Westminster attack was 'sick and depraved'

Five people were killed and about 40 injured in London on Wednesday after a auto ploughed into pedestrians and a suspected Islamist-inspired attacker stabbed a ...


Queen Elizabeth offers deepest sympathy to victims of London attack

A Buckingham Palace spokesman said: "In light of today's events the decision has been taken to postpone the Queen's engagement to New Scotland Yard tomorrow...


People Evacuated After Fire at Military Arsenal Depot Near Ukraine-Russia Border

Matios said witnesses heard a sound resembling that of a drone in flight before the blasts began. Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak told reporters in comments ...


Iraqi leader likes Trump's approach

Trump's comments raised the hackles of the Iraqi officials. President Trump on Monday held his first meeting with Iraq's prime minister Monday as the Americ...


Iraqi officials say Baghdad bombing kills at least 23

The attacks came as the Iraqi security forces backed by anti-IS worldwide coalition are carrying out a major offensive to drive out the IS militants from its la...


Anifah meets Secretary of State Tillerson to discuss regional issues

Declaring the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group's destruction its top Middle East priority, the Trump administration on Wednesday urged coalitio...


Child steals the Pope's hat, invites wrath of God

It was so amusing it made the pope and every one around laugh, Butorac shared the recoding on twitter and the world it finding it just as amusing! She stole his...


Will find out what made Gaikwad lose his temper Shiv Sena

Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha has also condemned the beheviour of Gaikwad and said that the incident will be investigated and action will be...


Angry Navjot Singh Sidhu asks, Should I indulge in corruption?

Clearing the air over Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu's controversy of continuing his appearance on The Kapil Sharma Show , Advocate General Atul Nanda on...


London terror attack: Mother of 2 among those killed

It is claimed that her Spanish family in Betanzos , north-western Spain, received a a telephone call from London yesterday delivering the tragic news. Speaki...


Ex-Dhanbad mayor dies in shootout

On this incident, Bihar's deputy chief minister Tejashwi Yadav took to twitter and wrote, " Curfew like situation in Dhanbad. Dhanbad's former deputy mayor Ne...


Russian Federation ex-MP killed in Kiev, Ukraine blames 'state terrorism'

Former parliamentarian Denis Voronenkov was killed by an assailant who was armed with a pistol. Television footage showed Mr Ponomarev and Ms Maksakova leavin...


Puerto Rico baseball fans go blond to back team

Instead, he wore the red, white and blue of the U.S. "Just really fantastic. And best of all, the games on the field have been absolutely unbelievable, compelli...


House Intel chair: Trump transition officials monitored 'incidentally'

Nunes said . This surveillance is not remotely the same thing as the president ordering US intelligence agencies to wiretap the home of a presidential nominee. ...


Video shows man stealing women's innerwear from college hostel

One of the students said that this guy has stolen at least a dozen innerwear. In a freaky incident, a man was caught on camera while entering the women hostel...


U.S. general: Russian Federation may be supplying Taliban fighters

In Kabul , a lawmaker from Sangin, Mohammad Hashim Alokzai, urged the military to move quickly to retake the district, saying its fall could have devastating c...


Scottish Parliament Suspends Independence Vote Debate After Westminster Attack

MSPs had been due to vote on Nicola Sturgeon's plan to ask Westminster for permission to hold a referendum. Business in the Scottish parliament has resumed as...


Trump, conservatives fail to strike deal on health bill

The delay comes as around two-dozen Republicans threatened to vote against the bill. Republican House leaders delayed their planned vote Thursday on a long-pr...


Kashmir remarks on Pakistan Day rile New Delhi

Basit went on to say that the aspirations of people and inpendence movement like in Jammu and Kashmir can be suppressed but not quelled ('tarikh gawah hay ki az...


Top Senate Democrat opposes Neil Gorsuch, Trump's pick for Supreme Court

Democrats have demanded Judge Gorsuch show more empathy as a judge. "When I became a judge, they gave me a gavel not a rubber stamp", Gorsuch said . The Sou...


Martin McGuinness has died aged 66

He then says he left the organisation in the mid-1970s, though this is disputed, before becoming central in uniting Republicans and Unionists - ultimately culmi...


U.S. may charge North Korea with orchestrating $81m Bangladesh Bank cyberheist

In February 2016, thieves transferred the funds from Bangladesh's account at the New York Fed to accounts in the Philippines using authenticated worldwide bank ...


Supreme Court unanimously strikes down Gorsuch ruling

The ruling, one of the most important of this term, came as President Trump's Supreme Court nominee is wrapping up his third day of testimony before a Senate co...


WSJ Editorial Likens Trump to Drunk With Empty Gin Bottle

However, the relationship between the president and Fox News isn't always a smooth one. Two months after Mr. Trump assumed office as President, approval ratin...


Ukrainian: Cash fed Trump aide

The new documents, if legitimate, stem from business ties between the Trump aide, Paul Manafort, and the party of former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych ...