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Kabul Blast: Dozens Of Casualties After Explosion Near Hospital, University

Afghan officials fear that the death toll from the attack may rise. No one has claimed responsibility for the attack. IS said the attack targeted "a gatheri...


Jayalalithaa wasn't keen on going to the hospital: Sasikala to Commission

Sasikala claimed that Jayalalithaa called her for help on 22 September, 2016 at 9.30 pm at her Poes Garden residence. "She called out to me for help". Doubts ha...


Winter Storm Warning, advisories in place for several in counties

Elsewhere in the state, the storm was expected to bring up to 6 inches (15 centimeters) of snow. Road crews began working on 12-hour shifts at 8 p.m. and 8 p....


Lingayat Separate Religion: Veerashaiva leader Shamanur Shivashankarappa objects

Lingayats and Veerashaiva Lingayats, who worship Hindu deity Shiva as their universal god, are the largest community (17 per cent) in the state, whose votes cou...


Relive the Highlights of UMBC's Brief, Glorious March Madness Run

UMBC: Will face No. 9 seed Kansas State on Sunday in the second round. The Big 12 joins the Atlantic Coast Conference with the most teams remaining in the Swe...


White House slams Abbas for swearing at US ambassador to Israel

Abbas said Hamas would have to give up control of Gaza or risk taking full responsibility for the enclave and its two million residents without any help from ...


Italy 2nd in European Union for 2017 asylum requests (2)

Thus, Russian nationals submitted the highest number of asylum applicants to the Polish authorities a year ago - 2,120. In general, according to Eurostat, in ...


Russian diplomats expelled from UK

They will also meet police before sending samples to worldwide laboratories for testing, with results expected to take at least two weeks, according to British ...


ICOs not a current risk to financial stability, says Carney

The G-20 communique said that digital coins/tokens are assets, which "lack the Key attributes of sovereign currencies", and that "at some point they could hav...


Koreas to hold talks on S. Korean art troupe's performance in Pyongyang

The deal is the latest step in the detente that began after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said at the beginning of the year that he meant to improve ties. Thi...


Three Teens Arrested Following Robbery With Replica Assault Rifle in Mississauga

Ross is facing an additional felon in possession of a firearm charge. The direction in which the person fled is not known, police said. The robberies, plus at l...


ATF, FBI, Texas Police at Scene of Suspect in Bombings

They have identified several people of interest, but no clear suspects have emerged. Police believe the second bomb may have been intended for a black family'...


Ignoring Problems With Russia, Trump Congratulates Putin On Victory

Later commenting on the possible meeting, Trump told reporters "we will probably get together in the not too distant future". On Sunday, Putin secured a landsli...


Trump required White House staffers to sign NDAs

The Washington Post reported this weekend that Trump had all of his senior staff sign non-disclosure agreements that lasted beyond his time in office. During ...


Israel admits to 2007 airstrike on Syrian nuclear reactor

The military would not comment on its reasoning, but the move could be related to the upcoming memoir of former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, who ordered the stri...


China will ride the mighty east wind to riches, says President Xi

The rhetoric included a remarkable threat in his closing statement to fight "bloody battles" against China's enemies, even though it is hard to pinpoint who the...


Berks still carved up under Pennsylvania Supreme Court map

Election analysts said that the courts new map could result in Democrats picking up three or four more seats, based on 2016 voting patterns. In January, t...


'Ashamed' Fox News contributor quits, slams network as 'propaganda machine'

I swore to 'support and defend the Constitution, ' and that oath did not expire when I took off my uniform. Anti-Trump views weren't entirely uncommon on Fox ...


Ryan hoping for Thursday vote on spending bill

Congress must pass a funding bill before midnight on Friday to prevent the federal government from shutting down, but a number of thorny issues remain, includ...


Barack Obama lands in New Zealand

New Zealand's former prime minister John Key helped organize the visit. Tomorrow he will be officially welcomed on to Government House in Auckland before spea...


SSC paper leak: Supreme Court rejects PIL as CBI begins probe

Junaid's father had filed an appeal, submitting that his son's killing was "motivated by deep rooted communal hatred against victim's community". Junaid's fa...


Myanmar's president resigns "to take rest from duties"

A statement posted on the Myanmar President Office's Facebook page said that 71-year-old President Htin Kyaw was retiring from his duties. "The Lady", as Stat...


USA government issues sanctions against Venezuela's petro cryptocurrency

The Miami Republican sent a letter Tuesday to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin saying Gabriel Jimenez owns a company in Florida identical in name to the one he...


Labor fends off Greens challenge in Batman

Kearney was also leading the primary vote with 42.4% to the Greens candidate Alex Bhathal's 40.8%. Critically, Kearney's victory brings the proportion of wome...


Congress likely to announce new GPCC chief within fortnight

The Goa chief has cited inspiration from Rahul Gandhi's words, in which he said the Congress party should allow the younger generation to come ahead and lead ...


India sends another 'note verbale' to Pak on harassment of officials

The sources also noted that the website of the Indian High Commission continues to be intermittently blocked which is causing inconvenience and has affected nor...


Candidates wrapping up election push

JB Pritzker , Chris Kennedy and Daniel Biss were busy crisscrossing the state in the hunt for every possible vote in the 25 hours before the polls close. C...


Texas big man Bamba declares for draft

The 19-year-old Bamba is 6-foot-1. Texas pretty much knew this was coming. Bamba's length and defensive prowess have him in the conversation to be a top-five ...


Trump congratulated Putin, considered summit

Komsomolskaya Pravda, the country's best-selling tabloid, said Putin had won an enormous new electoral mandate stemming from a "colossal demand for a response t...


USA should not act emotionally on trade: Chinese Premier

China has the lion's share of over Dollars 580 billion in bilateral trade with the US. Trump has pressured the Chinese president , Xi Jinping, to reduce Chin...