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NY bombing suspect reportedly posted Trump 'failed to protect' US

According to police, Ullah had a suicide-bomb vest that detonated prematurely at the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan, a block from Times Square and o...


Russian Court Jails Ex-Minister Ulyukayev For 8 Years In Bribery Case

He is the highest-ranking Russian official to have been convicted on corruption charges. The case was viewed by many as Sechin's personal vendetta against Ulyuk...


South Korean president calls for reset in relations with China

Xi said he believed Moon's visit is an important opportunity to "pursue a better road and improve relations based on mutual respect and trust". The two leader...


Triple Talaq Bill cleared by Union Cabinet

It will be tabled during the Parliament's Winter Session, which commenced on Friday. As per the draft, tripe talaq or talaq-e-biddat will be a "cognisable and...


White House defends its diversity amid Omarosa exit

With the exception of Housing Secretary Ben Carson , who does not work in the White House, there are no other Black officials "among Trump's more than three ...


Have you heard of Oxford Dictionaries' 2017 word of the year?

Among the names on the shortlist were also Antifa and Kompromat , which Grathwohl described as terms which have "strong usage evidence and are worthy call-o...


Ajinkya Rahane's father arrested by police as woman dies after accident

The police have taken Rahane's father into custody and are interrogating him. As per reports, the cricketer's family was heading towards Tarkarli, Konkan, t...


ISIL weapons traced to United States and Saudi Arabia

Other items affected were ammunition and chemical components used to make explosive devices. A 200-paged report by Conflict Armament Research (CAR) analyzed ...


European leaders agree Brexit talks can move to second phase

The decision by the EU27 to progress to trade talks is expected to be little more than a formality. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said Fri...


Pakistan Supreme Court to announce verdict on Imran Khan today

Addressing journalists after the court's verdict, Khan said that he was glad that the country's top court had absolved him of the charges, and vindicated his st...


Poroshenko welcomes extension of European Union sanctions against Russian Federation

After the summit, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that the sanction extension was debated "intensely" though there was overall support for it. In March...


Firefighter dies battling California blaze

The Thomas Fire has blackened nearly 100 000ha since it broke out 10 days ago, Cal Fire said, making it the fourth-largest blaze in the state's history. " In ho...


Trump wants USA astronauts back on the moon! (and maybe Mars too!)

President Trump shows off a new national space policy directive he signed Monday at the White House , putting NASA's focus on returning astronauts to the ...


Anushka Sharma shares the first post-wedding selfie with Virat Kohli

Some guessed Deepika didn't wish Anushka because of Ranveer, who is now said to be dating her. Amidst snow-clad location, the couple posed for a selfie and shar...


Turkish aid group gives food, digs wells for Rohingya

Worldwide aid group Doctors Without Borders says its field survey has found at least 6,700 Rohingya Muslims were killed between August and September in a cr...


Nazareth municipality cancels Christmas celebrations in protest against Trump speech

Approximately 69 percent of the Arab town's 76,000 inhabitants are Muslims and 30 percent are Christians. Nazareth, the Israeli Arab city where Jesus is thoug...


Trump pledges to whittle federal regulations down to 1960 levels

Agencies also had to offset any new regulatory costs with cuts by eliminating existing rules. Some regulatory experts say that Trump may be overstating his ...


Day before Rahul Gandhi's official elevation, Sonia Gandhi announces retirement

All hail Rahul of Houses Nehru and Gandhi, First of His Name, King of the Congress, Trueborn Heir to India's Iron Throne. The events, especially after the u...


Gujarat Elections: Polling Ends For 2nd Phase, Cong Targets PM Modi & EC

Advani has cast his vote in Ahmedabad district's Jamalpur Khadiya on the second and final phase of Gujarat Assembly elections . Prime Minister Narendra ...


Trump Boasts of 'Screeching' Halt to Growth of Regulations

Donald Trump has said that by ending excessive regulation his government is "defending democracy and draining the swamp". Trump said his administration had "...