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Congress seeks PM Modi's reply on Ananth Kumar Hegde's remarks

His controversial remark backfired and caused him to face a lot of flak from opposition parties. Gogoi asked if the PM would break his silence on Hegde's re...


Teen Charged With the Attempted Murder of His Girlfriend's Parents

Neighbors say a Virginia teen charged in the fatal shooting his girlfriend's parents say the youth mowed a swastika about 40 feet (12 meters) across into the gr...


Australian woman faces death penalty in Malaysia if convicted of drug trafficking

Maria Exposto, 54, was caught with 1.5 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine at Kuala Lumpur global airport in December 2014. Mrs Exposto was married at the ti...


Five-time MLA Jairam Thakur to be new Himachal CM

Chief Minister-designate Jairam Thakur and Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda on Tuesday monitored the arrangements for the arrival of the party leaders. Mr Thaku...


Kremlin wants opposition's call for election boycott investigated

Declining to comment on the election commission's decision, Peskov shrugged off allegations that the presidential poll would be a farce without Navalny. Navalny...


North Korea calls latest United Nations sanctions 'an act of war'

The U.N. Security Council unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Friday for its recent intercontinental ballistic missile test, seeking to limit it...


Serbia votes for annulling Trump's Jerusalem decision

This was despite Trump's threats of possible financial consequences for countries backing the resolution. An additional 21 countries did not turn up for the v...


Hibbing house fire kills 2, injures 2 children

Two of the victims, both adults, did not survive. Fire crews arrived to find one juvenile outside but four other people trapped inside, fire officials said. w...


China Halts Oil Products' Exports to North Korea Amid New UN Sanctions

South Korea revealed Tuesday the U.N. Security Council was examining oil trade between China and North Korea amid reports they circumvented global sanctions aim...


Brazil Kicks Out Venezuela's Top Diplomat Amid Tensions

Brazil today ordered the top diplomat at Venezuela's embassy, Gerardo Delgado, to leave the country, in retaliation for Caracas booting out the Brazilian ambass...


Congress condemns Pakistan for insulting Kulbhushan Jadhav's kin

The MEA spokesperson stressed, "However the family members handled the situation with great courage". Countering Pakistan's contention that the meeting was a ...


Aleksei Navalny can not be registered as presidential candidate in Russian Federation

Navalny has repeatedly described the conviction as politically-motivated. With or without Navalny in the race, Putin has been expected to win a fourth term ea...


Dramatic rescue of boy from frozen pond by Utah police officer

Sgt. Thompson of the Washington County Sheriff's Office was the first one on the scene, some 130 miles northeast of Las Vegas. Members of the Washington Count...


Singer Joy Villa Files Sexual Assault Report Against Former Trump Campaign Manager

Villa said that after she told him she could report him for sexual harassment, Lewandowski said, "I work in the private sector" and slapped her again. Trum...


Real Madrid-Barcelona: this Lionel Messi stat will leave you speechless

Alas, the story was all too familiar as Zidane's men were thwarted by an efficient, if not dominant, Barcelona side. A revival in the second-half of the seaso...


Midfielder Mohamed Diame urges Newcastle to build on West Ham win

Marko Arnautovic gave the Hammers , who had a spring in their step following recent wins over Chelsea and Stoke, a sixth-minute lead. The first 10 minutes...


4 bodies found in basement apartment in upstate NY

Daniel DeWolf told the Albany Times Union that the deaths appeared suspicious , but did not reveal whether there were any weapons at the scene. "It's frigh...


Part of Weakened White House Magnolia Tree to Be Removed

The tree was about to fall, and experts recommended its removal. Mrs. Trump has asked that wood from the tree be preserved, and that seedlings be available if...


Sucampo Pharmaceuticals (SCMP) PT Raised to $14.00 at Mizuho

Rubric Capital Management LP owned about 0.43% of Sucampo Pharmaceuticals worth $2,381,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. It is positive, as 14 investor...


'Gift' to Mnuchin was 'act of political theater,' says man claiming responsibility

The present was accompanied by a note, which read: "Mrs.Mnuchin & Trump, We're returning the "gift" of the Christmas tax bill". The festively wrapped package ...


Relief for property tax owners in Montgomery Co. could be coming

The new federal law caps those tax deductions at $10,000. Governor Andrew Cuomo issued an emergency Executive Order late last week in response to tax reform...


'Alcohol And Singing' Ban Is North Korea's Latest Attack On Christmas

The US treasury named the two men as Kim Jong-sik and Ri Pyong-chol, and said both were "key leaders" of North Korea's ballistic missile programme. He is also...


Tropical Storm Tembin Leaves More Than 100 Dead In The Philippines

It was heading west and would be out over the sea later on Saturday, they added. Power and communication lines to the area had been cut, which is making rescu...


The Library of Congress has chose to stop collecting all your tweets

As Gizmodo points out, the LOC also had only been collecting text, which renders a large number of tweets with photo and video essentially worthless to the ar...


Ten Countries Said To Be In Talks To Move Embassies To Jerusalem

The resolution condemns both United States recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel as well as Washington's decision to move its embassy to the cit...


Egypt refused new agreement for Nile waters

He underlined that the talks are now focused on the declaration of principles deal that was signed two years ago. Ethiopia's leader is expected to visit Egypt...


Pennsylvania city gets 34 inches of snow on Christmas

Even the snowiest day in the city's history, a 20-inch storm in November 1956 - pales in comparison to the new record. The 34 inches of snow that came Monday ma...


'Real Housewives of Atlanta's Eva Marcille Says Yes to Christmas Proposal

Marcille, who is known for winning Season 3 of America's Next Top Model and for starring on The Young and the Restless , announced that she had joined the ca...


Shelly Simonds to legally challenge tie results in 94th District race

That letter asks the board to delay the drawing for up to two weeks until the court rules on Simonds' motions. Shelly Simonds, the Democrat running in the 94t...


Mariah Carey to return to New Year's Rockin' Eve

One year later, however, Carey is getting a second chance. 'We can all agree that past year didn't go exactly as planned and we are thrilled to move forward t...


It wasn't last meeting, will decide on consular access to Jadhav

Separately, Faisal had said that the meeting would take place at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and its photo and video footage would be issued. Extremely t...


Northern Illinois vs. Duke - 12/26/17 Quick Lane Bowl Pick, Odds, and Prediction

If you're looking for a Quick Lane Bowl live stream , you can find it at Watch ESPN . According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Blue D...


South Korea Warns UN Sanctions Won't Keep North From Testing Missiles

The United States today sanctioned two senior North Korean officials over the country's ballistic missile program, the Treasury Department said. "North Kore...


Trump Reacts to Reports of FBI Deputy Director's Retirement

But Mr McCabe is a civil service employee who can not be fired without clear evidence of wrongdoing. Jill McCabe ran for a Virginia State Senate seat in 2015 as...


Armenian President Arrives In Georgia On Official Visit

Once again, I wish to thank the Georgian President, the Vice Prime Ministers and the members of Government for effective talks, and reaffirm that we are keen ...