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Ready to pay 'political price' for strict reformatory steps, says PM Modi

The prime minister who has faced criticism for demonetisation and GST said these measures had left the corrupt scared and brought black money into the formal ...


Ex-Bosnian chief shocks Dutch court, reportedly dies after 'shooting' poison

Praljak's act demonstrated "what sacrifice he was ready to make" to show he was " not a war criminal ", said Dragan Covic, the Croat member of Bosnia's triparti...


Accountability court adjourns corruption hearing on Nawaz's request

Sharif said that he will continue the struggle for democracy with his workers and other political parties. Captain Safdar had reached the court premises earli...


Grad Students to Stage Walkout over GOP Tax Plan

Students say the move could diminish the number of students who will even consider graduate school and hurt the chances for current students of finishing, impac...


NC teenager killed after log crashes through pickup truck windshield

The 10th-grader was in the passenger seat when the log entered the vehicle through the windshield. The deceased is 15-year-old Wesley Alfred Oliver of Lenoir, w...


Four militants gunned down in Kashmir encounter

Reports said two to four militants are believed to be trapped inside the house, belonging to Muhammad Asadullah. Earlier a gunfight between militants and gove...


Padmavati Controversy: The Movie Gets Banned In Bihar

The court does not take cognizance of events not placed before it, but the Chief Justice of India apparently saw the political hand of the ruling party behind t...


Syrian government delegation arrives for Geneva UN talks

The opposition wants the regime to participate in negotiations for a political transition, a new constitution and elections in Syria. Syrian government negoti...


White House says Jerusalem embassy move report 'premature'

Pence's pledge comes days before the December 1 deadline for Trump to decide whether to waive a 1995 law mandating moving the embassy to Jerusalem, which source...


Turkish-Iranian gold trader begins testimony at US trial

A Turkish-Iranian gold trader says he overcame a banker's fears he was too popular in Turkey to launder Iranian money by paying over $50 million in bribes to Tu...


3 accused in Kopardi rape case get death

The court had last week convicted the three men of raping and murdering the minor girl, an incident that had sparked a huge outcry across the state, especia...


Thousands of American Airlines Holiday Flights Don't Have Pilots: Union

American pared share gains on the news, climbing 1.3 percent to $49.86 at 1:51 p.m.in NY, easily the smallest gain on a Standard & Poor's index of the five bigg...


White House on CNN's Christmas party boycott

The family Christmas card is framed and on display. Wearing a winter white dress with cape-like sleeves and gold-toned heels, Mrs Trump descended a staircase ...


Diamond Reynolds agrees to $800000 settlement stemming from Philando Castile's death

The settlement "will resolve all civil litigation" against the city and current and former employees and "opens the door to healing", Mayor Jerry Faust said. No...


Poppi Worthington inquest: father refuses to answer key questions

He declined to answer. Ms Worthington told the hearing: "He said it was OK". He had arrived at the court in Kendal under a blanket, flanked by two police offi...


€50 Brexit deal is just a rumour, insists Barnier

Repeating Lib Dem calls for a second referendum on any Brexit deal, Mr Brake said the divorce payment would be "dwarfed" by the hit to United Kingdom economy of...


AT&T, Time Warner extend deadline to finalize merger

On November 20, 2017, the United States Department of Justice (the "DOJ") filed a lawsuit in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia (the ...


Two held for bare butt stunt in Thai temple

They were nabbed at a Bangkok airport late Tuesday while in transit to another country, said Jarupat Thongkomol, chief of the Bangkok Yai district police. "...


Trump's Wild Morning: Tweets About Muslim Violence And Scarborough's Dead Intern

While this would have been a typical morning for a president, Trump also made a decision to highlight videos of alleged Muslim violence and imply that MSNBC's ...


Mostly sunny skies set for your Wednesday

At this point, freezing temperatures are not expected, but stay tuned for updates. Saturday night: Partly cloudy with a low around 51. East winds will be at...


Sanders pushes bill to help Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands

Virgin Islands rebuild and recover", she said. Sanders' office says more than two months after Hurricane Maria , much of those areas remain devastated, and h...


Theresa May visits Saudi Arabia, Jordan to boost ties

After landing on her RAF Voyager plane, the Conservative prime minister was set to meet with the Crown Prince and speak to leading architects of his reform plan...


PM Modi says Indira-ben came to Morbi with hankie

Addressing a rally in Rajkot recently, Prime Minister Modi had taken a similar dig at Congress for making a reference to his beginning as a tea vendor in a p...


Singapore's Defense Minister Gives a Thumbs Up to India's Home-Grown Fighter Jet

He was responding to a query on whether Singapore that would be chairing the Asean block of nations from January 1, 2018, would encourage increased Asean-level ...


The Pentagon is Downplaying Number of US Troops in Iraq and Syria

Defense Department officials were pressed Monday to explain inconsistencies between their official statements about troop counts in multiple war zones and stati...


China expresses 'strong dissatisfaction' with United States aluminum imports probe

It is the first time in a quarter-century that the USA government has initiated such a probe that wasn't first initiated by the private sector. "We are self-ini...


War-crimes suspect ingests 'poison' during court ruling

The unprecedented scenes came just after the judges also upheld a 25-year prison term against Jadranko Prlic, the former prime minister of a breakaway Bosnian C...


Instagram now lets you Remix photos sent as messages

You can also resize the image and incorporate it into your own visual response - meaning if you're truly dedicated you could create a never-ending chain of remi...


UP district supervision slapped Rs 45 lakh fine on Maggi

As per the district authority's officials, it had composed the samples past year in November and sent them for a lab testing, which had recovered ash substance ...


Trump 'actively considering' moving USA embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

Experts say there is nothing surprising in India's stance and it is only a reaffirmation of the country's long-standing position. In a tweet message on the ev...