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Appeal against Godhra order in Supreme Court, says Pravin Togadia

The Gujarat High Court yesterday commuted the death penalty awarded by a lower court to 11 convicts in the 2002 Godhra train burning case into life imprison...


Detroit Rapper Doughboy Roc Shot & Killed

He was pronounced dead at the scene. Doughboy Roc, whose real name is Rodney Yeargin, was a member of the Doughboyz Cashout crew, which formed in 2006. "It li...


How Dianne Feinstein's re-election bid encapsulates the divide within the Democratic Party

The decision averts what would have been an intense scramble of politicians seeking to succeed her. "I'm all in!" Feinstein tweeted. Feinstein, who is 84, has...


Texas Tech student accused of killing officer is caught, police say

That referred to a law that took effect past year allowing Texans with concealed carry permits to bring guns into university classrooms and buildings. Daniels w...


Red Cross reduces its presence in Afghanistan for security reasons

Her killing has particularly shaken the organization. "Exposure to risk has become our greater challenge in Afghanistan, and we know that zero risk doesn't ex...


Sydney woman picks up shark from rockpool

By holding the bronze whaler upside down, Ms Hatheier put the shark into a state of paralysis called "tonic immobility", meaning she could safely move it withou...


Love jihad: NIA claims two women trapped, converted

Their families, however, feel that there is a ploy to convert them. "The cases relate to forced conversions, inter-faith relationships and marriages, with compl...


United Nations pulls out of Malawi over 'vampire scare'

The president of Malawi said the reports of mob violence over vampire fears were "distressing and agonizing". A security report by the by the UN Department ...


United States flies strategic bombers over Korean peninsula

North Korea being plunged into darkness would theoretically allow for a quick and relatively bloodless intervention by Washington and Seoul. If the United St...


ISIS terror plot thwarted in NYC previous year

El Bahnasawy is a 19-year old Canadian citizen, who allegedly gathered the materials needed to create a bomb and assembled them in a cabin located within drivin...


3 bodies pulled from burning home in Nanaimo

Fire Chief Karen Fry said a bystander called 911 and the call did not come from inside the house. "We are working with the fire department to investigate this i...


Supreme Court says it has dismissed travel ban case -- for now

The expired ban had targeted people from Iran, Libya, Syria, Yemen, Somalia and Sudan. Hawaii is seeking a nationwide order against the ban that removes Sudan...


Former chief of army staff, Victor Malu dead

Suswam, in a statement by his Media Assistant, Mr Bartholomew Bede, in Makurdi on Tuesday, said the general died when his services were needed the most. Gen. Vi...


U.S. offers millions in rewards for two Hezbollah commanders

The United States offered multimillion-dollar rewards for two Hezbollah officials on Tuesday as it stepped up a pressure campaign against the Iranian-backed Leb...


Trump Praises Trump on Puerto Rico Response

The Trump administration is brushing off fresh criticism from the mayor of San Juan over the federal government's recovery effort in hurricane-battered Puerto...


Tunda gets life term in 1996 Sonepat twin bomb blasts

At least 15 people were injured in the twin blasts - at a cinema hall and a sweet shop - in Sonepat in December 1996. Tunda was arrested by the Delhi Police...


Las Vegas gunman shot security guard before mass shooting

Mandalay Bay hotel-casino security guard Jesus Campos told investigators that Paddock was drilling to an adjacent wall when he walked up to Paddock's room ...


Not just Diwali, what's SC plan for other periods?

The Supreme Court's ban on of sale on crackers in Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR) till November 1 evoked mixed reactions on social media. SC in its ...


Ivana Trump: Donald Trump wouldn't be who he is without me

The White House has not commented about Mr Trump offering Ivana an ambassadorship. In the book, Ivana writes glowingly about her marriage to Trump and he...


Tourists Detained in South Korea After Plastic Surgery

As their faces were wrapped in bandages post surgery, the three women were unable to detained by immigration officers at passport control as their identified co...