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Myanmar army chief honored by Thailand despite Rohingya crisis

No Myanmar official commented on what they discussed in the meeting. On 16 January, Bangladesh and Myanmar signed a document on "Physical Arrangement" which w...


Highline College On Lockdown After Reports Of Shooting

Police say they are trying to determine whether shots were fired. By mid-morning, local time, as officers continued to search and clear buildings, an official...


Pakistan to send military training mission to Saudi Arabia

According to the reports, Pakistan already has around over 1000 troops in Saudi Arabia under a 1982 bilateral agreement. The contingent will join Pakistani t...


Ramaphosa To Deliver His First SONA

South Africa's newly appointed president Cyril Ramaphosa has hailed a "new dawn" for the country as he delivered his first major policy after nine bruising y...


USA urges Turkey to refocus its Syria fight against IS

Angered by a Washington plan to set up a 30,000-strong Kurdish force at its doorstep, Turkey launched on January 19 the so-called Operation Olive Branch ...


Bill in WV Legislature would allow legal sports gambling

The House voted Monday to amend the legislation over the objections of allies of Dominion Energy, the state's biggest electric monopoly and the most politically...


CM Mamata Banerjee attacked om PM Modi and Centre's latest healthcare plan

Government of West Bengal already has a public healthcare scheme called " Swasthya Sathi ", for the nearly 50 lakh people that includes government employees, ...


S. Africa's Zuma submits letter of resignation to parliament - speaker

Malema said it was for this reason that the EFF would call for the dissolution of Parliament. ANC chief whip Jackson Mthembu has instructed all of the party's...


Indictments issued against Russians in United States election meddling case

Special Counsel said in an indictment on Friday. Using multiple identities, some stolen, hundreds of operatives worked to organize Americans around divisive s...


Turkey frees German-Turkish journalist pending trial

He denied the accusation. The German Foreign Ministry confirmed his release. The premier insisted on the independence of Turkish courts and added: "We do ...


Sinkhole swallows cars in Rome

The collapse happened in the Baldunia area of the city between via Livio Andronico and via Lattanzio. "The road had sunk for about 10 meters, dragging parked ...


PNB incident shows vulnerability of Indian banking system: Assocham

Jaikishan J Parmar, Research Analyst told IANS that, "Some other banks in addition to PNB might be impacted as they too have given loans to these clients ov...


Patrick Brown says he's suing CTV over sexual misconduct allegations

But it is not for him that I call attention to the scheming and the slanders against him - it in the name of fair play and justice and to call out political and...


Woman (38) found dead in wardrobe in Dublin

The house was sealed off to allow for a technical examination. A post mortem this morning will reveal more about the death of a woman whose body was found in ...


Billboards inspired by Oscar contender appear outside Grenfell Tower

The organization is calling on city officials and the government to provide lodging for the victims still without homes and to address the safety concerns of 29...


Mild Tonight, Showers Return for Friday

A cold front will move across our region Friday afternoon and it will bring a chance for a few showers. Next week we have an increasing temperature trend as w...


Florida Teacher Says Country More Concerned With Athletes Kneeling Than Protecting Kids

More details about his unremarkable life emerged as he appeared in court via videolink, handcuffed and wearing an orange jumpsuit. At least one student said ...


IOC President Bach to visit DPR Korea

The South's appreciation of the North's presence and the welcome it gave its representatives were "impressive", he said , thanking Seoul for its "sincere e...


Dreamers' in limbo as Senate rejects immigration bills

Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, only received 39 votes to move forward, with 60 votes against its advancement, including 11 from Republicans. The measure - the first ...


PM Narendra Modi's 'Pariksha Par Charcha' session with students today

Earlier this week, Prime Minister had asked the students to share their thoughts on the upcoming examinations and suggest stress-busting techniques through the ...


YouTube user warned Federal Bureau of Investigation after school shooting comment

Former classmates called him "quiet and unusual", "troubled" and noted that he bragged about shooting rats with his BB gun. "Our students are asking for that co...


Zuma's exit lifts South African stocks

Acting President of South Africa Cyril Ramaphosa in Parliament, in Cape Town , for a session to deal with former President Zuma's resignation and Ramapho...


Indian woman poses as a man to marry two women, gets arrested

The profile also consisted of her photographs in which she looks like a man. The role of her mother Nirmala Sen is under the scanner as she is said to have be...


U.S. mourns Tsvangirai, Zimbabwe's opposition leader

Tsvangirai will receive a state funeral, but will not be buried at the National Heroes' Acre, largely reserved for ruling Patriotic Front guerrillas killed duri...


The 5 Key Parts of Trump's Plan to Lower Prescription Drug Prices

Medicaid: Continuing his efforts to dismantle the Affordable Care Act, Trump wants to end the Obamacare Medicaid expansion, which extended the federal-state he...


Egyptian Security Forces Kill 10 and Arrest 400 in Sinai Operation

In December, a military court sentenced a colonel, Ahmed Konsowa, to six years in jail after he announced his intention to stand. Dozens of terrorists have be...


Government assures action against Nirav Modi, blames UPA

It is understood that the ED also went through the PNB complaint that was made out against Modi and others. He also said that the fraud was confined to ...


At least 100 White House officials lack long-term security clearances

Of those appointees working with interim clearances, 47 of them are in positions that report directly to President Donald Trump . His departure comes amid in...


Olympics Skeleton Men's qualifying medal results

Wearing an Iron Man-style helmet and red race suit, the 23-year old rocketed past the finish line at over 125 kilometers per hour, winning by a whopping one-poi...


Florida Shooting: Student Jokes About A 'Round 2' of Attacks

Spartanburg School District Three spokesperson Sherri Horton told officials that they had received a tip from a student about a threat to the "safety of the stu...