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Haryana teachers bunk 'compulsory priest training', face disciplinary action

The government schoolteachers were asked to get training and carry out the work of priests in view of lakhs of people coming for the festival. The teachers wh...


Electoral Commission opens investigation into Brexit donor Arron Banks

The investigation will also consider whether "any individual facilitated a transaction with a non-qualifying person" in the process of making the donations. How...


Covent Garden Taxi Crash; Multiple People Reported Hurt

British police say they are responding to a "serious injury accident" involving a taxi and pedestrians in London's busy Covent Garden area. The London Tra...


Egyptian lawyer: Women who wear ripped jeans 'deserved to be raped'

The women's rights group also lodged a complaint to the Supreme Council for Media Regulation, urging media outlets to refrain from hosting controversial figures...


Woman 'killed 17 family members in bid to poison husband'

She apparently obtained a poisonous substance from her boyfriend, Shahid Lashari, last week and mixed it in milk for her husband, who refused to drink it, Taj...


Nitish Kumar's selfie with 2012 hooch tragedy accused leaves JD(U) red-faced

Singh's petition seeking disqualification of party MPs Sharad Yadav and Ali Anwar Ansari is already pending before the Rajya Sabha and will be heard on November...


Amazon Considering New Retail Store Initiatives

Integration will be a complex process, Olsavsky noted, but the company is determined to establish new store formats, with consideration toward applying technolo...


Siddaramaiah says everyone living in state is Kannadiga; should learn Kannada

Referring to the Supreme Court's verdict in 2014 which struck down a 1994 Karnataka law making it mandatory for primary schools to teach in Kannada, Siddarmaiah...


Eight Dead In New York Truck Crash, Mayor Says 'Act Of Terror'

No other suspects are being sought, the NYPD said. The driver then got out of the truck holding imitation firearms and was shot by police, according to the ...


Early voting dates for Wagoner sales tax election announced

Democrat Derrick Edwards is facing off against Republican John Schroder in the Treasurer's race. Cupp also reminds voters that they can request a mail ballot ...


Iranian, Russian top generals confer in Tehran amid Putin's visit

The sides said the fact that the presidents have had ten meetings over the past five years is an indicator of the level of successful bilateral cooperation, not...


Juventus, Allegri: 'Mandzukic could play as defender'

Even after the goal there was no reaction from us - we didn't spring back into life. "It was better after the interval". Now we'll move on to our next game, w...


The Teck Resources Ltd. (TCK) Stake Boosted by Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Finally, Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Teck Resources during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $108,000. Vanguard Group...


Are NERD about to announce their return?

Though Williams has dropped several hints pertaining to a potential comeback equipped with new music, speculation has grown exponentially after fans spotted sev...


Former Jackson, Miss., mayor subdues burglar, paddles him

As he was walking down the driveway, Yarber said he saw the door to his truck swing open, and instinctively he kicked it. Tony Yarber found the suspect outside ...


Westminster harassment scandal - Tory Minister made aide buy sex toys

International Trade Minister Mr Garnier is quoted by the Mail on Sunday as saying he does not deny the allegations and would "take it on the chin", suggesting...


New Yorkers oppose Constitutional Convention ahead of election

For most people, this will be an off year for voting. If voters are unhappier with the direction of NY than they are anxious about jeopardizing current constitu...


Malloy signs budget bill, but nixes portions affecting a tax

Malloy acknowledged there are several areas in the two-year, $41.3 billion plan that he finds problematic, telling reporters later in the day that "it's not a d...


Shah Rukh Khan spends birthday evening with friends and family at Alibaug

The star's closest family members and friends were seen out and about today, boarding a private ferry from Mumbai's Gateway of India. Gauri Khan and daughte...


Mediator calls two sides in college faculty strike back to bargaining table

More than 12,000 college professors, instructors, counsellors, and librarians went on strike October 15, putting hundreds of thousands of students out of class....


Betting On Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD) ?

About 36,174 shares traded or 195.56% up from the average. The Company is committed to providing senior living solutions primarily within properties that are de...


Hurriyat rejects dialogue with Indian state on occupied Kashmir

The statement, issued by Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik, said Sharma's appointment was "nothing more than a tactic to buy t...


Here's The Cop Who Brought Down The NYC Attacker

The "hero" police officer who shot the man who killed eight people and injured 11 others in Manhattan yesterday has been named as 28-year old Irish American, Ry...


Pope Francis: 'When I pray, sometimes I fall asleep'

Police in NY identified the suspect as 29-year-old Sayfullo Saipov, a citizen of Uzbekistan, who has been in the United States on a visa since 2010. There is ...


Barcelona's Sergi Roberto, Andre Gomes Out About a Month With Injuries

Midfielder Roberto was taken off with a hamstring strain during Tuesday's goalless draw with Olympiakos in the Champions League and tests on Wednesday showe...


Papadopoulos Email Claims Trump Campaign Approved Meeting With Putin's Office

Clovis is the Trump "campaign supervisor" mentioned in court documents released Monday by the special counsel, according to the Washington Post . Sanders als...


Mom drives with son on roof of minivan

She's now been charged with a felony for the incident, which happened September 9. She told police that she didn't think it was a big deal because he was only u...


NY terror: Jewish businessman among eight killed in truck-ramming attack

One of the Argentinian victims Erlij, who was 48, was a businessman in the steel industry and helped pay for the group's travel. A sixth Argentinian man w...


Racist college student tortures and infects her Jamaican roommate

In a statement with The Hartford Courant , she later said she felt "ostracized" by Brochu. In a Facebook video, she describes becoming increasingly ill w...


Man found shot to death, lying in middle of street in Lancaster

The shooting happened around 1:15 a.m. on East Dunlap Street and Thomas Lane, according to the Lancaster Police Department. As officers investigated further, ...


Socialism, capitalism and Trump Jr's Halloween candy

On Tuesday, the President's eldest son suggested he would take half of his daughter's Halloween candy "and give it to some kid who sat at home". Donald Trump II...


Australia's Oil Search to buy oil assets in Alaska for $400 million

Australian oil and gas explorer Oil Search said on Wednesday it will buy stakes in oil assets in Alaska for $400 million from privately owned USA companies Arms...


4 dead, several injured as boiler explodes at NTPC plant in UP

The District Magistrate (DM) of Rae Bareli said the pressure at NTPC plant could have led to the explosion in the ash-pipe. The district administration has co...


Photos Of Justin Trudeau Dressed Up As Clark Kent For Halloween

But he just locked it down today when he showed up for Question Peroid at the House of Commons dressed like Clark Kent. Obviously Trudeau looked great in b...


Fiery Crash Closes Hwy. 400 North Of Toronto

Schmidt says he doesn't think he has been to a collision scene as graphic. "There are cars everywhere". He says there are burned cars, shells of cars, twist...