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Feb 10 2018

SC to resume hearing in Ram Janmabhoomi and Babri Masjid dispute

Ravi Shankar had also, in November last, met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath who then said "everyone knows where the talks would lead to", especially when ...

Feb 10 2018

Philippine president orders military to scrap helicopter deal with Canada

Canada said it would review the sale, including on human rights grounds, after Philippine Major-General Restituto Padilla told Reuters the helicopters would be used for...

Feb 09 2018

Top Trump aide resigns after allegations of spousal abuse

Porter, a graduate of Harvard Law School and a Rhodes scholar, previously worked for Republican Sens. Kelly saw in Porter a partner in professionalizing the operation. ...

Feb 09 2018

Pentagon uncertain over Trump military parade location

We're not North Korea, we're not Russian Federation, and we're not China and I don't want to be". Mattis was asked Thursday by a reporter if he has any "misgivings", g...

Feb 09 2018

Women Were Given The Right To Vote 100 Years Ago Today

Women, by contrast, had to be over 30 and either had to own a property, be or be related to a member of the local government register, or be a graduate in a university co...

Feb 09 2018

White House scrambles to contain Porter fallout

Even after one of Portman's ex-wives released pictures of herself with a black eye, Kelly backed Porter. After those images were published, Porter announced his resigna...

Feb 09 2018

Toronto police find remains of 6 people in Bruce McArthur case

Investigators have since seized planters containing human remains from several homes across the Greater Toronto Area, including the one at Mallory Crescent where forensic...

Feb 07 2018

It Will Soon Be A Crime To Blame Poland For The Holocaust

He said there had been no systematic collaboration of Polish institutions. Israel has repeatedly expressed outrage, claiming that it will stifle Holocaust discussio...

Feb 04 2018

'No rights for ex-VP Adeeb on Maldives soil', says Prez

It is significant that while countries like the US, Britain, Canada and India have weighed in with the assertion that implementing the ruling was important for restoring ...

Feb 03 2018

Calais violence: France tightens border security after migrants are shot

France and Britain signed a new treaty last month aimed at speeding up asylum applications for migrants entitled to claim refuge in the UK. This approach, he argued, woul...

Feb 03 2018

Tyler Public Library hosts Black history film collection

Foster was introduced by Nekkita Beans, president of the university's Black Student Union . The message was ripe with material to poke fun at, like Vank not knowing wh...

Feb 02 2018

U.S. missile test off Kauai reportedly failed

The official said test data is being analysed to determine why the interceptor did not hit the target. Wright said the test was of an SM-3 Block IIA missile, made by ar...

Feb 01 2018

Justice Department seeks to toss out charges against Sen. Menendez

Prosecutors said he took gifts from Florida eye doctor Salomon Melgen, including a luxury hotel stay, private jet flights and campaign donations, in exchange for which ...

Feb 01 2018

Sochi Talks End, Constitutional Committee to be Formed

It added that the final agreement on the "mandate and terms of reference, powers, rules of procedure, and selection criteria for the composition" of the committee is to...

Feb 01 2018

MSU college students vent anger at board assembly

Engler is to lead, with another former MI governor, Democrat James Blanchard, in a senior role, while the board begins a national search for a permanent president. Truste...

Jan 31 2018

Iranian women protest obligatory headscarf rules

Movahedi became a symbol of defiance after she stood on a metal utilities box on a busy street in the Iranian capital on December 27 and silently waved a white scarf from...

Jan 31 2018

Fort Worth Rep. Kay Granger announces bid for powerful House committee

Still, in his first term leading the appropriations committee, he was entitled to four more years as one of the most powerful "cardinals", the term for the influential ...

Jan 30 2018

Ikea founder Ingvar Kamprad dies at age of 91

Born on March 30, 1926, in southern Sweden , Kamprad started off selling matches to neighbours at the age of five and soon diversified his inventory to include seeds, Ch...

Jan 29 2018

Donald Trump tells Piers Morgan: 'I wouldn't say I'm a feminist'

Morgan , who previously won Trump's " Celebrity Apprentice " and is friendly with the president , . Morgan , 52, claims to be a friend of Trump, and his Twitter acc...