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12 special courts to try cases against politicians: Govt to Supreme Court

The Election Commission , supporting the PIL, had said that such a ban was necessary for decriminalisation of politics. SC Justices Ranjan Gogoi and Navin S...


Ryanair to face down strikes by its Dublin-based pilots

Members of the Irish Airline Pilots' Association (Ialpa), which is a branch of the trade union Impact, voted overwhelmingly in favour of industrial action on ...


SpaceX delays fully recycled rocket and capsule launch

The launch of SpaceX's first completely recycled spacecraft has been delayed until Wednesday. But following a 10-month, $50 million upgrade, the 1960s-era launc...


Menorah Lighting at Liberty Station to Mark First Night of Hanukkah

Hanukkah starts Tuesday and runs through December 20, marking the most widely celebrated Jewish holiday in remembrance of the religion's miraculous victory ...


Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli wedding: Interesting pictures

We are truly blessed to share this wonderful news with you. This lovely day will be made more special with the love and support of our family of fans & well-wis...


College basketball: Arizona State upsets No. 2 Kansas

Romello White scored 22 points and No. 16 Arizona State held off St. John's 82-70 on Friday night in the opener of the Basketball Hall of Fame Classic triplehea...


Explosion at Major Austrian Gas Hub, One Dead, 18 Injured

One person was killed and 18 injured in the blast in Baumgarten, eastern Austria . "A wide area has been sealed off and there are expected to be several injure...


Migrants: Amnesty, EU govts accomplices of Libya torture

Fayez al-Serraj, Prime Minister of Libya's Government of National Accord, last week said migrants' countries of origin, mostly in sub-Saharan Africa, and of Eur...


NYC subway attack: Bangladeshi bomber arrested after blast; Chicago panics

The 29-year-old from Yonkers, who was unhurt in the blast but shaken, decided not to go to work as a security guard and instead will spend time with friends in ...


Giant Diego Maradona statue draws ridicule

Argentine footballer Diego Maradona (L) gestures during a football workshop with school students in Barasat , around 35 Km north of Kolkata on December 12,...


Trump may visit United Kingdom despite Twitter spat, U.S. envoy says

Last month, Trump retweeted a number of anti-Muslim messages from far right political group Britain First and was rebuked by May. Challenged about the inc...


OIC should declare Jerusalem as capital city of Palestine

Saudi Arabia will be represented by Islamic Affairs Minister Salih bin Abdulaziz al-Shaikh. The participation of the member states is expected at the state head...


Areas to the west under Winter Storm Warning

Other parts of the region are under a winter weather advisory, with 3 to 6 inches expected. Winter Storm Warnings are in effect for the foothills and mounta...


Jenkins, husband of Japanese ex-abductee to N. Korea, dies at 77

There are strong suspicions in Japan that dozens of other citizens were also snatched by the North. Mr Jenkins said his captors often beat him, and conducted ...


Jisha case: Lone accused Ameerul Islam found guilty

Ameerul's DNA was found on the clothes of Jisha, on the door frame of her house and on the knife used for the crime proved his involvement. The accused, howev...


Injured in Powerful Earthquake in SE Iran

President Hassan Rouhani highlighted his government's efforts in providing help and temporary home to the victims of the quake of last month. It is the risky ...



Gillibrand: Trump should resign over sex misconduct allegations

In addition, none of the Democratic senators who discussed Trump's resignation explicitly said they supported removing him from office through impeachment. An...


Texas A&M DL Zaycoven Henderson arrested for aggravated assault

Henderson, 23, was arrested by the College Station Police Department for allegedly pointing a rifle at several people around 2:30 p.m., according to a release i...


NFL Network analysts suspended amid sexual harassment probe

Cantor worked as a wardrobe stylist for the network from 2006 until she was sacked in October 2016. In the suit, Cantor claims that Faulk groped her breasts a...