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Jun 27 2017

Rajnath Singh hopes Eid will help in bringing peace in Kashmir

Kashmiri protestors clash with Police after Eid prayers in old city Srinagar on Monday. The festival of Eid was celebrated with much fanfare across the State with peo...

Jun 27 2017

Trial Begins For 'Pharma Bro' Shkreli

He resigned from Turing after being arrested in December 2015 for the alleged security fraud. It was while head of Turing that Shkreli earned the reputation as the "...

Jun 27 2017

An undeclared 'Emergency' in the country now, says Congress

The Prime Minister wished people on the occasion of the Jagannath Rath Yatra and Id, underlining that pluralism was a strength of India. "What Prime Minister said was...

Jun 27 2017

White House paints Handel win as Trump triumph

Since she's been in leadership, she's raised over half a billion dollars for the party, she's been more inclusive". That's especially because she was the focus of a tor...

Jun 27 2017

McCain slams Pentagon for Afghan policy delay

South Korea's top national security adviser said last week that Seoul did not aim to change its agreement on the deployment of a U.S. anti-missile system to protect aga...

Jun 27 2017

UK: All building cladding samples tested failed fire safety

He says he and other residents are determined to remain in their apartments until a legal notice is obtained or they are "dragged out by their fingernails". The buildings...

Jun 27 2017

1 winning Powerball ticket sold in California worth $447M

The winning ticket was sold at Marietta Liquor & Deli in the city of Menifee. Saturday's jackpot is the seventh-largest in Powerball's history, according to the Califo...

Jun 27 2017

Erdogan rejects Arab demands; Turkish troops stay in Qatar

The Qatari emir, for his part, extended his congratulations on Eid al-Fitr, and said, "Qatar has open arms for interaction and cooperation". "We approve and appreciate ...

Jun 26 2017

North Korea tests rocket engine, possibly for ICBM

The organization said it officially launched its new name, logo, and brand a day before Saturday's kickoff of the 23rd World Taekwondo Championships in Muju County, Sou...

Jun 26 2017

AIADMK faction led by Panneerselvam to support Kovind

JD (U) leader and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday chaired a meeting of party leaders in Patna that chose to support Kovind for the President's post. Join...

Jun 26 2017

Arrests at Capitol of health bill protesters

Four Republicans in the U.S. Senate say they won't vote for the health care overhaul package unveiled by Senate leaders Thursday, including Wisconsin Senator Ron Jo...

Jun 26 2017

South Korea to scrap building new nuclear power plants

South Korea , one of the world's largest nuclear electricity producers, will scrap plans to add nuclear power plants, its president said Monday, signaling a shift in dec...

Jun 26 2017

Istanbul police enforce ban on gay, transgender pride march

The Istanbul governor's office said it chose to prevent the demonstration out of concern for the security of marchers, tourists and residents."The true reason for the r...

Jun 26 2017

1000-Acre Castaic Lake Brush Fire Remains at 10% Containment

CASTAIC A wind-blown fire in dry, hard terrain near Castaic Lake had rapidly grown to 1,000 acres and burned two outbuildings Saturday night. Shortly before 6:00 p.m., ...

Jun 26 2017

Seven tourists killed in Gulmarg mishap

SSP Baramulla Imtiyaz Hussain said that they were ascertaining the cause of derailment. Director tourism Kashmir Mahmood A Shah said this is very unfortunate accident w...

Jun 26 2017

Democrats may benefit from gerrymandering — AP analysis

The study is based on a formula that compares the statewide average share of each party's vote in the districts with the statewide percentage of seats it wins. "Partisan ...

Jun 26 2017

837th-ranked Romero wins BMW International Open

Garcia , who waited almost two decades to notch his maiden major at Augusta , made seven birdies on Saturday and joined Bland atop the leaderboard, a shot ahead of Swe...

Jun 26 2017

South Korea's new presidential pooches, and why they matter

In a Reuters interview earlier this week, President Moon Jae-in said the original agreement with the USA was to deploy just one THAAD launcher by the end of this ye...

Jun 26 2017

Jeremy Corbyn Gets Rock Star Welcome at Glastonbury Festival

British Prime Minister Theresa May (L) and US President Donald Trump speak in the Oval Office of the White House, in Washington, DC, January 27, 2017. I want to quali...

Jun 26 2017

Japan Passes Controversial Terror Law

Critics say gathering information on possible plots would require expanded police surveillance, and the legislation has been compared to Japan's "thought police", who bef...