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End daylight saving time?

Castanet hit the streets of Penticton to ask is it time to ditch daylight saving time? You're going to want to go home from work an hour earlier. "I don't thi...


BSF Constable Martyred in Ceasefire Violation by Pakistan, Indian Forces Retaliate

According to a senior police official, the Pakistan Rangers opened fire on a BSF patrol party, critically injuring a trooper who later succumbd to his injuries ...


US Prosecutors Consider Charging 6 Russians in DNC Hacking Case

The Journal reported that dozens of others may have also played a role in the cyberattack. Allegations that President Trump's campaign colluded with Russi...


Jinnah's daughter Dina Wadia passes away

Dina Wadia is survived by her son and Wadia group chairman Nusli N Wadia, daughter Diana N Wadia, and grandsons Ness and Jeh Wadia, the spokesperson said in a ...


Six firefighters fired after noose hung over black colleague's family photo

The Miami Herald reported that someone had created a noose out of twine and hung it over the family photo of an African American lieutenant. Then, several ...


South Africa's Jacob Zuma denies receiving kick-backs

The report focused on allegations that Zuma's friends, the businessmen and brothers Ajay, Atul and Rajesh Gupta, had influenced the appointment of ministers. "T...


Who Is Donna Brazile? Hillary Clinton Rigged Nomination, Former DNC Chairwoman Says

After Debbie Wasserman Schultz resigned as DNC chair in July 2016 following accusations that she was working to rig the Democratic primary in Clinton's favor,...


Va. man kills self with chainsaw in domestic dispute

The woman survived and was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The family member, an adult female, tried to enter the home but could not...


Comey takes subtle dig at Trump in new book title

On Thursday, the cover and title of the book were announced via Axios and the reference to Trump's request for "loyalty" is obvious. The title pointedly all...


Student put body fluids on roommate's belongings

University President Greg Woodward, in a press statement, said Brochu's conduct was "reprehensible" and she "is no longer a student at the University of Hartfor...


Elected government can not be without power, SC told in AAP vs Centre

The observation came on a petition by the AAP government against a court verdict that held the Lieutenant Governor was the national capital's boss. SC obs...


India returned 13 Pakistani prisoners

The sisters' family was present at the border area to receive them. Besides having spent about 11 years in prison, the accused were also fined Rs200,000 each....


Colorado Walmart shooting suspect identified, remains on loose

Colorado police are searching for a man that shot dead one woman and two men at the Walmart store on Wednesday. The woman died later at a hospital. The names ...


Man arrested 27 years after murder of Charles Skarratt

Despite exhaustive investigations at the time, the matter had remained unsolved. Police made the breakthrough after specialist forensic officers re-examined a...


State BJP launches Parivartana Yatra

The state witnessed installation of the first-ever BJP government in the South in 2008 and the five-year term saw three chief ministers amid squabbles among i...


Manhunt for Gunman Who 'Nonchalantly' Killed 3 in Shooting at Colorado Walmart

Police spokesman Victor Avila said the suspect - identified Thursday as Scott Ostrem, 47 - left the store in the same calm demeanor he entered in. They also pub...


Chanda Kochhar, Biocon's Shaw in Forbes list of 100 most powerful women

The list covered four metrics - money (either net worth, company revenues, assets, or GDP); media presence; spheres of influence and impact, analysed both wit...


Bride kills 17 in botched plot to kill husband

The Independent quoted a police officer as saying that the woman "was not happy" and had "concocted the plot to avenge being married against her will". In Aug...


Hillary Clinton defends funding Steele dossier on President Trump's ties to Russian Federation

The FBI has confirmed some parts of the dossier and Special counsel Robert Mueller is looking into other details as part of an investigation into possible coo...


WB CM Mamata Banerjee meets Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray in Mumbai

The book alleges that many BJP leaders are involved in alleged scams and controversies. Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Thursday met West Bengal C...


Death prompts huge recall of fire extinguishers

The federal government has launched a massive fire extinguisher recall , covering almost all 38 million extinguishers made by manufacturer Kidde. The nozzle ma...


NYC Halloween Parade to proceed despite terror attack

The driver, identified as Sayfullo Saipov , entered the path at Houston Street around 3:05 p.m., the NYPD said. News reports said that a note was found at the ...


SAS soldiers to be tried over deaths on training march

At the inquest into their deaths in 2015, coroner Louise Hunt said parts of the planning and conduct of the 16-mile SAS test march on 13 July, 2013, were inadeq...


Here's what Kenyans said after Uhuru voted for Nyashinski

Raila Odinga made the comments on Tuesday, one day after President Uhuru Kenyatta was declared the victor of the October 26 poll, Al Jazeera reported. The oppos...


After a decade, Pakistani sisters released from Amritsar jail

Fatima and Mumtaz were arrested on smuggling charges and were lodged in Amritsar jail for over 10 years. Fatima was pregnant when she was taken into custody...


FAKE NEWS wins Collins' 'Word of the Year' 2017

One uniquely British word on the list is " Corbynmania ", a "fervent enthusiasm for Jeremy Corbyn", illustrated by thousands chanting his name at this summer's ...


Former Trump campaign chair used fake name on recent trips

Manafort also traveled to Tokyo, Havana, Shanghai, Cancun and Dubai in the past year. Gates' record showed that he had not visited any foreign countries in th...


Suspected Indon ISIS nabbed in Marawi faces rebellion raps

Madrid said the suspected Indonesian terrorist arrived at Camp Crame on Wednesday evening. "He is undergoing the routine police procedures for arrested person...


Rescued sailors back on dry land

One rescue device that did work may have been the most important of all: the Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon, or EPIRB. She said they received a Coas...


Japanese man arrested after parts of nine bodies found in home

Police are expected to charge Shiraishi with murder. A Japanese man police say confessed to killing and dismembering nine bodies found in his apartment was ha...


'Sardar Patel was architect of national integration'

He also administered the oath of unity to those who participated in the event. Addressing a gathering before the rally, Deputy Commissioner Narayan Konwar tal...


Near term Outlook For Expedia Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPE)

Zacks Investment Research's sales calculations are an average based on a survey of sell-side research firms that follow Expedia . Expedia (NASDAQ: EXPE ) ...


Taylor Swift Shares the Writing Process for 'Gorgeous'

She is going to make people know about behind-the-scenes from the very album for which she has made a series of videos to tell people how does a songwriter work...


'May use anti-terror law against PFI': Ravi Shankar Prasad

The Information and Technology minister said the NIA was looking into cases of "love jihad", adding that the agency should also investigate what the media repor...


HP polls 2017: Rajnath Singh attacks Virbhadra, says corrupted leaders should resign

Despite the charges Congress leaders came out before the media to release their manifesto, which says the Congress government would show zero tolerance of corru...