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Aug 04 2017

Van Niekerk ready for 200m/400m double for new face of athletics

De Grasse is considered by many to be the heir to the fastest-man-in-the-world throne. "The evening was full of interesting insights into the man behind the medals and ...

Aug 04 2017

Withdraw NOTA for Gujarat Rajya Sabha elections: BJP

The searches had its echo in Parliament where protesting Congress members disrupted the proceedings and questioned its timing even as Finance Minister Arun Jaitley insist...

Aug 04 2017

Syrian Militants, Refugees Arrive In Syria Rebel Zone From Lebanon

We review the key developments in Syria , including militant evacuations from the Lebanese border, USA warnings over al-Qaida's ascendancy in Idlib and reports that jour...

Aug 04 2017

Trump Says US 'Losing' Afghan War in Tense Meeting With Generals

In addition, once the meeting concluded, Trump's chief strategist, Steve Bannon, got into what one official called "a shouting match" with White House national security a...

Aug 03 2017

Telegraph's Prince Philip 'death' article removed after weird gaffe

Buckingham Palace announced in May that the Duke would not be taking on any more solo engagements from Autumn this year. It said he "may still attend events alongside t...

Aug 03 2017

Trump to Join Senators in Bid to Cut Legal Immigration

It would alter the immigration screening process to favor English speakers with the purported ability to support themselves financially and demonstrate skills that will b...

Aug 02 2017

2 infants die in separate hot-car incidents in Phoenix

Two babies have have lost their lives to hot auto deaths in the Phoenix area in the past two days, according to officials. Josiah's father has not been arrested and i...

Aug 02 2017

Philippine mayor, 6 others killed in drug raids

CHILDREN. Ozamiz City Vice Mayor Nova Princess Parojinog and her brother Reynaldo Parojinog Jr arrive at NAIA Terminal 3 following the death of their parents. "We met wit...

Aug 01 2017

Schumer tells Trump: Block all Chinese mergers & acquisitions via CFIUS

Trump's public statements about China's role in dealing with North Korea has run the gamut, from praise for Chinese President Xi Jinping to contempt. Beijing has contin...

Aug 01 2017

Cabinet struggles to convey coherent Brexit approach

THERESA MAY has confirmed that unlimited European Union migration WILL end when Britain officially quits the EU. It provides for the free movement of people, goods, ...

Jul 31 2017

"180 airlines boost security measures " Manila Bulletin Business

Global travelers flying to the US should prepare for longer wait times and more intensive screening, as the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) rolls out its enhance...

Jul 31 2017

US Conducts Successful THAAD Missile Test

The United States said it conducted a successful missile defense test in the Pacific Ocean on Sunday amid growing tensions with North Korea . The system is created t...

Jul 29 2017

1 killed, 2 injured in shooting at Israeli embassy in Jordan

This case has been no different. Dr. Oded Eran, former Israeli ambassador to Jordan, said security measures at the embassy in Amman would be stepped up, but Jordan wo...

Jul 29 2017

Congress MLAs are frustrated with party's ideology: BJP

The issue also rocked the Rajya Sabha, which witnessed repeated adjournments as angry Congress members accused the BJP of "stealing" party lawmakers. Following repeated...

Jul 28 2017

Trump Slams Hezbollah After Praising Its Anti-ISIS Operation

Of Republican Senators Susan Collins (ME) and Lisa Murkowski (AK), who both voted against the motion, Trump said only, "It's sad". "We agreed with all political parties...

Jul 28 2017

After Trump bans transgender troops, Wyoming senators say military should make call

Kim Kardashian expressed her disappointment over President Donald Trump's newly announced policy of banning transgenders in the United States armed forces, terming it...

Jul 28 2017

Prime Minister surveys flood-hit Guj, announces Rs 500 cr relief

Several teams from the Army, India Air Force and the National Disaster Response Force ( NDRF ) are working round the clock to rescue people stranded in islands created ...

Jul 27 2017

North Korea Could Hit US With Nuke Sooner Than Expected

The question, however, is how much time it would take before an agreeable draft can be passed on to the rest of the members of the council. The United States has alread...

Jul 27 2017

McCain to return to Senate for healthcare vote

And just his unexpected presence could make it more hard for some Republicans to vote against even considering the procedural bill, the Associated Press reported . R...

Jul 26 2017

Swiss chainsaw attack was not a terrorist hit

Police issued a brief statement announcing the arrest but said they would give no further details before a news conference scheduled in Schaffhausen on Wednesday. None ...