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Gandhi statue damaged in Kannur, police detain mentally unstable man

Ram Dinesh Tiwari, SHO, Nagra, said that the statue was damaged and a poster was also found pasted on it. The police have registered a case and an investigati...


After Supreme Court verdict, Hadiya leaves for Kerala

According to the investigation ordered by Supreme Court probing inter-caste Hadiya's Marriage, the National Investigation Agency (NIA), found four of the 11 cas...


Yen sags on hopes for easing US-North Korea…

The agreements, which follow a flurry of cooperative steps taken by the Koreas during last month's Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, brightened prospects for a dialo...


California veteran's home on lockdown after reports of shots fired

The California Department of Veterans Affairs said it was following reports of gunfire at the home, and that the safety of its residents, workers and the comm...


China promises 'necessary response' to USA tariffs as trade war fears grow

China remains committed to non-interference, Wang said , arguing that those in the West who are alarmed by China's growing clout and overseas activity are affe...


African Union : Rex Tillerson received by Moussa Faki Mahamat and Smail Chergui

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, visiting Zimbabwe on Thursday, told reporters it was inappropriate for Tillerson to criticize China's relationship w...


Myanmar's 'ethnic cleansing' of Rohingya 'continues'

UN Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights Andrew Gilmour [official bio] on Tuesday said [press release] that the "ethnic cleansing of Rohingya from ...


Maybe to an all-time low, early ratings show

Considering the war of words that Trump had with some actors in the run-up to the 2017 Oscars, it is hard to accept Trump's claim that his recent observation ...


Paul Manafort gets a trial date

Manafort and Gates worked for Viktor Yanukovych , the pro-Russian former Ukrainian president who was attempting to burnish his image in the USA and Europe. The...


SC restores Hadiya's marriage, strikes down Kerala HC order

A three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra gave the ruling after NIA lawyer Maninder Singh told the apex court that probe in the case was nearly ...


Iran's Zarif calls on European Union to play constructive role on nuclear deal

The U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened to scuttle the 2015 Iranian nuclear deal unless amendments are made to it. A senior Iranian security official...


Trump administration escalates California immigration feud

The lawsuit alleges the three laws enacted past year are "a deliberate effort by California to obstruct the United States' enforcement of federal immigration ...


Qualcomm Drama Delayed Amid National Security Review

In its letter , treasury heaped praise on Qualcomm for having "led the mobile revolution in digital communications technologies". The Committee is particul...


US Announces $533m Humanitarian Assistance For Nigeria, Others

On Monday, acting assistant secretary of state for African affairs, Donald Yamamoto confirmed the meeting between President Uhuru and Tillerson, although he did...


Nashville Mayor Megan Barry Pleads Guilty to Theft and Agrees to Resign

Ms. Barry, 54, a former corporate ethics and compliance officer, was known for her outspoken support of abortion rights and same-sex marriage. Her plea deal r...


Governor announces deal to end West Virginia teachers' 9-day strike

Workers inside the capitol were chanting "Today!" "That's over 62,000 school kids that are being taught by someone that isn't certified to teach", Hofmeister ...


Saudi Arabia donates $10 million to Nigeria

Ali said Nigeria as a country is grateful to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for the opportunity given to her to be part of the alliance established to fight terror...


SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket puts Spanish satellite into orbit

The satellite aims to expand television, broadband and telecommunications service in Europe and Northwest Africa. This doesn't include the recent test flight ...


Voters head to polls Tuesday for Texas primaries

Will Hurd in a district stretching hundreds of miles from San Antonio to El Paso. Democrats are fielding a modern-day record number of candidates across the...


Jeff Bezos tops Forbes' billionaires list; Trump's rank drops

Mr Bezos' rise knocks Microsoft founder Bill Gates , whose estimated wealth is $US90 billion ($115 billion) - up from $US86 billion ($109 billion) - into sec...


Russian attack on Syrian market may be war crime, says UN

Western powers, however, blame the Syrian government and Russian Federation for the crisis. De Bretton-Gordon added that, while he speaks to people in Ghouta ...


More snow on the way

The storm warning is in effect until 6 a.m. on Tuesday . Strong northeasterly winds will continue to kick up large waves through Tuesday with coastal flood...


'Coco,' a 'love letter to Mexico,' wins best animated film Oscar

Marginalized people deserve to feel like they belong. "Storytellers come from all places at Pixar ", Molina said. The award marked the second Oscar for di...


NDPP alliance gains another seat after EC reverses result in Tenning constituency

In 2013 the BJP contested 50 seats and in all its candidates except one lost deposits and it could not win a single seat and it was zero. While the electoral ...


Germany: Social Democrats approve coalition deal

Merkel was weakened by her decision in 2015 to welcome hundreds of thousands of people seeking asylum, which contributed to the rise of a far-right party that s...


Future still murky for young immigrants as DACA 'deadline' day arrives

The issue could come up again before a March 23 deadline to fund the federal government, but there's no clear path to a solution yet. Both those development...


PNB fraud: Opposition wants debate in Lok Sabha on March 6

The bill to target economic offenders was approved by the Union cabinet hurriedly and will be introduced in both Houses of Parliament and the government will al...


Trump lawyer complained he wasn't reimbursed for Stormy Daniels payment

After Trump's shock victory over Hillary Clinton, Cohen is said to have complained to his friends that he had not been paid back for sending the funds to Cl...


Seventh victim found after suspected Canadian serial killer 'targeted gay men'

Police say they have not linked the new remains found to the just released photographed. At the same news conference, officials announced that a seventh set o...


Secret Service: Man Dead After Shooting Himself Near White House

No shots were fired by the Secret Service, and a firearm was recovered at the scene, the source said . The Secret Service also tweeted that pedestrian and ve...


Saudi crown prince lands in Egypt on first public trip

Hariri's brief resignation was seen as a politically orchastrated move by Saudi Arabia, with President Michel Aoun accusing the Kingdom of holding him against h...


Chinese military not a threat, NPC spokesman says

The annual CPPCC meeting runs concurrently with the two-week session of the National People's Congress, China's rubber-stamp parliament. The annual session of...


Germany Social Democrats back coalition with Merkel

Many analysts here predict she will now be able to finish her fourth and final term as Chancellor without having to face challengers. 'We now have clarity: th...


Roger Bannister, First to Run a 4-Minute Mile, Dies

His record lasted just 46 days as Landy ran 3:57.9 in Turku, Finland, on June 21, 1954. Bannister burst through to win the gold by crossing the line in 3 minu...


US Joint Military Drills With Seoul Will Counteractions, Says Pyeongchang

Republican senator from South Carolina Lindsey Graham said the United States is reportedly considering military action against Kim Jong-un, should Pyongyang bui...