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Yogiji could not save his own seat: Akhilesh Yadav on BJP's defeat

Mayawati alleged that ever since BSP-backed Samajwadi Party defeated BJP in Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha bypolls, the BJP and its leadership was using al...


Catalan parliament suspends vote on detained new president

It also complicates the Catalan parliament's attempts to replace Puigdemont, who is in exile in Belgium to avoid being jailed over last year's attempt to de...


Soldier-Slapper, Palestinian Teen Ahed Tamimi Sentenced to Jail

Her mother Nariman was sentenced to eight months in prison in addition to a fine of 6,000 shekels (around US$ 1,780) and a three-year suspended sentenced fo...


Policeman dies in pre-election bombing in Egypt

IS claimed the 2015 bombing of a Russian airliner carrying tourists from the South Sinai resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, which killed all 224 people on board. "The B...


Volunteers help to save five whales after 150 stranded on WA beach

Authorities said they will continue to sweep the surrounding beaches by air and sea on Saturday. Most of the whales did not survive after beaching themselve...


RS polls: After bypoll losses, BJP grabs extra RS UP seat

Out of the 58 vacancies across 16 states, 33 candidates from 10 states had already been elected unanimously. The BJP used its extra 28 votes to tilt the balance...


Ex-Playboy model says Trump offered her cash after sex

Karen then said she told Trump: 'That's not me. McDougal claims she embarked on a love affair with Trump around the same time the former porn star Stor...


Officer Noor To Make First Court Appearance This Afternoon

Noor had left the country or the jurisdiction", she said. The officer who shot Justine Damond is identified as Mohamed Noor , a Somali-American with less t...


Turkish Red Crescent to held Afrin people

The United States does not operate in the area of northwest Syria , where Afrin is located. Two days after Turkey's flag was raised in the northern Syrian ...


Trump touts 'great friendship' with Saudi Arabia

During the meeting, a senior administration official said , the two leaders took up an array of thorny issues: Mr. Trump's coming decision on whether to rip ...


Seth Meyers Laughs off Biden-Trump "Thrilla in Vanilla" Feud

JOETUS, live on C-SPAN pay per view. Perhaps this sandbox mentality is proof of that. Former Vice President Joe Biden has Donald Trump's panties all in a ...


Crude Oil In Rally Mode After Inventories Surprise

It added to signs that production cuts by OPEC and Russian Federation are successfully clearing a global glut. Oil prices were firm on Thursday, buoyed by a s...


White House defends Putin call

The White House had said Monday that it was "not surprised by the outcome" of Sunday's presidential election in Russian Federation and that no congratulatory ...


Miss. gov. appoints replacement for Sen. Cochran

Hyde-Smith will succeed fellow Republican Thad Cochran , 80, who is stepping down on 1 April because of poor health. Brookhaven is the hometown of Cindy Hyde...


Israel admits attacking Syrian nuclear reactor in 2007

The former prime minister explained that from that moment, in March 2007, Israel's political and military echelons began preparing the operational activities,...


Snow will get heavier through the night

Outdoor supply stores throughout central Virginia had to turn back their calendars and return to winter thanks to the springtime snow storm. There's a chanc...


Ex-Playboy model who claimed affair with Trump sues to break silence

McDougal claims in the docs that Trump's lawyer, Michael Cohen , was secretly involved with AMI in the effort to pay her off and shut her up. because the h...


In Persian New Year greeting, Trump hits Iran's self-serving 'rulers', 'hostile' IRGC

A European diplomat involved in the discussions told Israel's Channel 10 that despite Trump's threats to walk away from the Iran deal on May 12, when it is up f...


Moscow seeks no arms race, wants to resolve disputes - Putin

Putin, who has ruled Russian Federation for nearly two decades, recorded his best ever election performance with 76.67 percent of the vote but rejected the ...


Arizona woman, hit by Uber self-driving auto, dies

It has also been reported earlier this month that the Governor of Arizona updated an executive order to allow a self-driving auto to operate on state roads ...


Trump pushes drug-dealer death penalty as opioid crisis response

MANCHESTER, N.H. -Unveiling a long-awaited plan to combat the national scourge of opioid drug addiction, President Donald Trump called Monday for stiffer pena...


Jim Carrey slammed online for alleged Sarah Sanders caricature

Carrey captioned it: "This is the portrait of a so-called Christian whose only objective in life is to lie for the wicked". According to the Associated Press...


Trump has banned Venezuelan cryptocurrency in the US

Trump's executive order preventing any US involvement in Caracas's new digital currency applies to USA citizens or anyone operating within the United States u...


U.S. trade groups urge Trump to stop planned China tariffs

One business source , who has discussed the issue with the administration, said that the China tariffs may be subject to a public comment period, which would d...


Spring begins Tuesday; a little snow possible Wednesday

The National Weather Service has issued winter storm and coastal flood watches ahead of Wednesday's storm. Weather forecasts for Berkshire County are handl...


Ukraine will not allow Russians to vote at Russian consulates - interior minister

Only diplomats will have access to Russian diplomatic institutions in Ukraine during the Russian presidential election on March 18, whereas other individuals ...


37th annual St. Patrick's Day parade in downtown Rockford

Large since the mid-1800s, the parade has celebrated Irish culture and Irish immigrants , who once faced nativist calls for their exclusion from the workforce ...


Stenson shares lead with DeChambeau at Bay Hill

Masters favourite Tiger woods will need one of his vintage Sunday performances at the Arnold Palmer Invitational if he is to break a US PGA Tour win drought...


Fire at Manila hotel kills at least 3 workers

A fire at a hotel in the Philippine capital killed three people on Sunday and injured almost two dozen, police and rescue officials said, with two people listed...


Trump Lawyers Want To Take The Stormy Case Federal

As of Saturday night, the campaign has received approximately $230,000. Cohen has not explained why he made the payment and has not said if Trump was aware of i...


Is President Trump Ditching National Security Advisor HR McMaster?

During a freakish off-the-record briefing Friday, Kelly told a handful of reporters that Tillerson was on the toilet suffering from a stomach bug when he inform...


Xi Jinping unanimously elected Chinese president,

Maldives' President, Abdulla Yameen, considered Xi's continuity in the position a total recognition of his great contributions to his nation in the last five ye...


Israeli soldiers killed in West Bank auto attack

The alleged driver of the vehicle - identified as Alaa Kabha, born in 1991 - was already in custody having been detained injured at the scene and taken to hospi...


Erdogan says Turkish militias may occupy Syria's Afrin any moment

More than 100 civilians have been killed in government, Russian, and Turkish air strikes and shelling on towns inside Syria, according to a monitoring group, as...


Nordic athlete Arendz to be Canada's flagbearer at Paralympic closing ceremony

It's not the medal the Canadians were hoping for, as Canada had swept the gold medals since the sport made its Paralympic debut in 2006 in Turin. Hall won gol...