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Pranab Mukherjee was more qualified to become Prime Minister: Manmohan Singh

Singh was speaking at the launch of former President Mukherjee's new book, 'The Coalition Years: 1996-2012, ' in New Delhi. "Pranab knew I had no choice and a...


Sri Lanka ranks 84th on Global Hunger Index as child malnutrition worsens

India's child wasting (low weight) rate has not substantially improved over the past 25 years. According to health authorities despite good health indicators ...


Missouri senator makes new negative Trump post after censure

In the original ad, a black woman is pictured taking off a shirt to reveal a white woman. "Then ask yourself why you have different qualifications for a black w...


Kenyan police use teargas to disperse opposition protesters

But longtime rival Odinga says his withdrawal legally forces election officials to begin the entire process from scratch - a move that leaves more time for his ...


General Motors Added To The List Of Automakers Supplied With Substandard Metals

Europe's Airbus does not buy products directly from Japan's Kobe Steel but is investigating whether any of its suppliers have been affected by a cheating scanda...


'They have to pay', EU's Juncker says of Britain

His comments, in a speech in his native Luxembourg , come a day after Michel Barnier, the EU's chief negotiator, said the failure to make progress on the size...


Australian Court Accepts Draft Message As Dead Man's Will

She explained amongst the factors that led to her decision was the fact that it was "created on or about the time that the deceased was contemplating death". Th...


Trump Courts Conservatives at Value Voter Summit

However, SPLC president has sharply criticised the president for endorsing a hate group's event by participating as an official speaker at it. President Do...


Friday the 13th: Flight 666 makes it safely to HEL

While the journey may be the worst nightmare of superstitious people, the airline says it has never affected passenger numbers. "As of Oct 29th, some of our f...


China withdraws candidate for UNESCO chief

Thirty votes are needed to clinch the nomination to head the Paris-based UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation. The third round gave 18 votes t...


NFL Should Have Suspended Kaepernick To Prevent Further Protests

President Donald Trump has been calling on NFL owners to step in and mandate that their players stand up during the national anthem. He criticized the penaliz...


Catalan Parties Call for EU Mediation in Independence Referendum Crisis

The European Union made clear that if Catalonia split from Spain, the region would cease to be part of the EU. The CUP statement echoes the position express...


Kurds put forces on alert for Iraq attack near Kirkuk

According to the region's vice president Kosrat Rasul, Iraqi Kurdistan will send 6,000 Peshmerga troops to the province of Kirkuk due to alleged plans by th...


UPCC passes resolution for Rahul Gandhi as Cong chief

Uttar Pradesh's Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today reached Valsad to join the Gujarat Gaurav Yatra . Moily, however, was not sure whether Gandhi would ...


GJM supporters clash with police, violence spread in Darjeeling once again

One police officer was killed and another four were injured when they were fired at by members of a Gorkha organization demanding a new state be carved in the r...


Florida oranges still dropping from trees weeks after Irma

Irma, which dropped as much as 17 inches of rain on citrus-growing areas in a 24-hour period, made it impossible for farmers to reach their groves, with trees d...


US nuclear sub in Korea: US military

During the visit sailors will experience the culture and history of South Korea as well as foster outstanding relations between the US Navy, Korean military and...


Collins Not Running for Governor, More To Be Done in Senate

Additionally, Collins would have control of the state bureaucracy, potentially using it and the bully pulpit of the governor's office to advance a policy agenda...


Gun-rights debate driving wedge between Americans

Stephen Paddock used some of the 23 guns he brought with him to kill 58 people and injure almost 500 more. Just not here in the United States. No matter you...


Amit Shah breaks silence on son Jay Shah's business, rejects money laundering

He added: "The business was of commodity trade which is a high value low profit venture. The figure in question is turnover not profit". On the question of de...