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All US Visa applicants could have to disclose social media information

In a document posted on the Federal Register on Thursday, anyone who wants to come to the USA on a non-immigrant visa will have to answer a list of questions ...


Single Jackpot-Winning Mega Millions Ticket Sold In New Jersey

A single lottery ticket sold in the USA state of New Jersey has won Friday's Mega Millions jackpot of more than half a billion US dollars. The jackpot has n...


John Worboys release decision overturned by High Court

She said she was "very grateful" to members of the public who crowdfunded the High Court case. It means Worboys - known as the black cab rapist after attack...


Minority status to the Lingayats only election stunt: Shah

The 224-member assembly expires on May 28 in the state where the Congress is now in power, with 122 seats against the BJP's 43. Other than BJP and Congress, JD ...


Early Warning - Possible Snow - Easter Monday

Thursday will see rain and sleet, and Thursday will see frost developing as the temperatures hover around -1. High snow drifts loomed over many roads inclu...


APC sets up committee to 'consider' Buhari's position on Odigie-Oyegun

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday left members of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC ), stunned after...


Vehicle driven at soldiers in French Alps

Quoted by the newspaper, the public prosecutor in Grenoble, Jean-Yves Coquillat, said that "we must remain cautious regarding the motives of the attacker". To...


Popular Serial Subject Adnan Syed Has Been Granted A New Trial

In 2016 , a lower court judge vacated Syed's conviction and ruled that he deserved a new trial because his original attorney failed to cross-examine a key wit...


Easter Bunny leaves trail of eggs, treats in parks

The egg hunt will be divided into age-appropriate sections for babies through fifth grade. However, in case of inclement weather, or if the park is too muddy fo...


Rival Korean leaders to meet April 27 in historic summit

Subsequently, Kim is expected to meet U.S. President Donald Trump for what will be the first-ever summit between the two countries, though the date and venue ...


Malala breaks down in tears during her address in Islamabad

Yousafzai was targeted by Taliban gunmen for campaigning for female education in the deeply conservative region. He was speaking at a ceremony in honor of Ma...


Govt plans to sell 76% stake in Air India, cede management control

In October 1982, the then Congress government had signed a joint-venture agreement with Suzuki Motor Corporation to start Maruti Udyog. The second aim is to e...


Parkland shooting survivor takes aim at #WalkUpNotOut movement

A responding officer saw Kennedy placing a bundle of pinwheels in the backseat of a auto that was stopped in front of a "no stopping anytime" sign, the sheriff'...


Government Seeks Information From Facebook on Data Leak

Facebook is overhauling its privacy controls in response to the Cambridge Analytica data scandal , which has wiped some $100 billion (£700 million) from its ...


California county votes to join Donald Trump's 'sanctuary' lawsuit

But Orange County, a rare Republican area amid a wave of blue, has been pushing back against the sanctuary law from within the state. Supervisor Michelle Steel...


Trump ousts Veterans Affairs chief David Shulkin in administration's latest shake-up

David Shulkin was the only Obama-era holdover in Trump's Cabinet. The uncertainty has left the leader of the federal government's second-largest agency, its e...


India talks tough to China, says ready for any situation

The India-China JEG is a minister-level dialogue established in 1988 during the visit of prime minister Rajiv Gandhi to China. "If anyone changes the status quo...


Two Mega Millions tickets sold in Virginia Beach win $10000

Mega Millions players pick six numbers from two separate pools of numbers - five different numbers from 1 to 70 and one number from 1 to 25 - or select Easy Pic...


Sun to start Wednesday, isolated showers by afternoon

Then, by the afternoon, a few light rain showers could develop and clouds will increase in front of our next system moving in Friday . Snow possible on the...


6 explosive packages sent to United States gov't, military sites in Washington

Tests and an X-rays of one package sent to Fort Belvoir showed it contained black powder, residue, suspected Global Positioning System and a fuse. Law enforceme...


France terror attack: Hero policeman married hours before he died

Arnaud was killed on Friday during a shooting spree and hostage-taking around the towns of Carcassonne and Trebes by Radouane Lakdim , a Moroccan-born Fren...


More Spring snow possible

We'll keep a chance for some drizzle and light rain, but for the most part it's just going to be a damp and gloomy March day. It will also be breezy at times ...


Cambridge Analytica worked with political parties in India, says the whistleblower

The use of targeted ads using data mined from people's Facebook profiles could have influenced the European Union referendum, the Cambridge Analytica whistleblo...


Remington's Bankruptcy Latest Trouble for Firearms Industry

Remington generated $865.1 million in sales and $21.6 million in profit in Fiscal Year 2017, the last full year publicly reported , but owes approximately $9...


NY sues Trump administration over addition of citizenship question to census

Census data are crucial for decision makers working on everything from the drawing of electoral boundaries to the allocation of education funding and the locati...


European Union expansion without Turkey 'grave mistake': Erdogan

Erdogan has used his position as the gatekeeper of Middle East refugees by constantly threatening to withdraw from an agreement with Brussels over the hosting o...


German Court Orders Puigdemont To Stay In Custody Pending Spain Demand

According to his lawyer Jaume Alonso-Cuevillas, he was on his way to Belgium, where he fled after Spanish authorities moved to impose direct rule over Catalon...


Ireland to expel Russian diplomat over United Kingdom nerve agent attack

It is said to be the largest, global one-time expulsion of a country's intelligence officials ever. The Russian embassy in Washington asked its Twitter foll...


Karnataka Assembly Elections dates announced; Find out polling date and other details

In a letter to the EC, Malviya said an English news channel had reported the poll date at 11:06 am and he tweeted about it at 11:08 am. Karnataka, where the C...


Results of Russian presidential election revealed

Hours before the White House even acknowledged Trump had spoken to Putin , the Kremlin put its own spin on the call , saying that Trump had called to congratu...


March for Our Lives: St. Louis rallies against gun violence

The youths led the rally, but alongside them were teachers who said they witness each day how fear and violence puncture their students' lives. Deanna's cerebra...


Porn star says daughter threatened in bid to silence her

The suit alleged that Daniels began an "intimate relationship" with Trump in the summer of 2006 that continued well into 2007. McDougal and Daniels are among...


Europe demands permanent waiver from USA metal-import tariffs

Under EU law, firms like Google and Facebook can choose to book their income in any member state, prompting them to pick low-tax nations like Ireland , the...


Pendency of cases: Rahul Gandhi hits out at government

Anderson claims came amidst major data breach row on Facebook by a british analytics firm, Cambridge Analytica. The saffron party claimed that the NaMo app...


How Much Could Trump's Multibillion Tariffs Really Cost China?

On Thursday, the Trump administration declared the talk approach a failure, noting that the US trade deficit in goods with China a year ago hit a record $ 375...