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Aug 13 2017

Victory despite 'toughest hurdles': JD(U)'s Sharad Yadav congratulates Congress leader Ahmed Patel

Meanwhile, the JDU has sacked Gujarat General Secretary Arun Srivastava for writing to the Returning Officer over the appointment of the party's election agent when he ...

Aug 13 2017

Suspect identified in Charlottesville vehicle rampage that killed protester

The driver who plowed into counter protestors at the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia has been identified and charged with second-degree murder. "Do...

Aug 13 2017

The monsoon session of Parliament

In between, there were holidays, there was the Presidential election, obituary references, and there was also a day dedicated to discussion on the Quit India movement. Du...

Aug 13 2017

Sri Lanka make late comeback after Dhawan, Rahul fire

Rahul's record half-century and Dhawan's sixth Test ton ensured India hold the advantage after Sri Lanka staged a brilliant fight back. Resuming the final session a...

Aug 13 2017

23 killed in floods and landslides in Nepal

The meeting also made a decision to urge the Indian side to open more doors of Laxmanpur barrage and Koshi barrage so as to minimise damage on the Nepali side. "In Surkhe...

Aug 13 2017

Olympics could open North Korea -- Rex Tilley

I'd say he's being incredibly irresponsible and he's putting us in a situation where you could have an accidental launch. "The question now is, after Trump escalated th...

Aug 13 2017

Trump to China: Trade probe is coming Monday

While administration officials said Saturday that it's too early to discuss specific actions against China, such an investigation could eventually pave the way for Trump ...

Aug 13 2017

Iran Parliament ratifies motion to counter US' 'terrorist' acts

Tehran says the measures violate a 2015 deal with world powers that eased sanctions in exchange for curbs on its nuclear programme. Tehran says its missile program does n...

Aug 13 2017

KOSPI Loses 1.69% amid US-N. Korea Tension

Jenna Gaminde told a press briefing on Thursday that the residents would be immediately notified by the 15 All-Hazards Alert Warning System sirens, located in low-lying a...

Aug 13 2017

Tropical Depression Eight forecast to become tropical storm Gert

Here's a look at the forecast track of Tropical Depression 8, which will likely become Gert on Sunday. A cold front along the East Coast should keep the depression aw...

Aug 13 2017

Children's school uniform style is based on intelligence

The action by the Al Farooque English Medium school at Pandikkad in the district triggered widespread outrage among students and their parents as they felt it was discr...

Aug 13 2017

Trump again cites 'military' option against North Korea

The White House says Trump also told Xi he looked forward to seeing him in China later this year. Jamil Jaffer , founder of the National Security Institute at George...

Aug 13 2017

For First Time, A Kashmir Shutdown In Support Of Indian Constitution

A message should go that there is no such thing", she said. Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said that there is an improvement in the situation in Jammu and Kashmir. Profe...

Aug 13 2017

FTSE sell-off gathers strength on North Korea fears

Data showed US producer prices unexpectedly fell in July, recording their biggest drop in almost a year, while another set showed the number of Americans filing for unemp...

Aug 13 2017

Natural disaster of magnitude 6.5 hits Indonesia's Sumatra; tremors felt in Singapore

The epicenter, with a depth of 35.9 km, was initially determined to be at 3.7937 degrees south latitude and 101.6003 degrees east longitude. Indonesia, sits on the high...

Aug 13 2017

United States warship sails near island; China protests

Firing back at criticism of China's activities, Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Monday that China had "stopped or already completed land reclamation" on its holdings in the...

Aug 13 2017

Landslide in Himachal, at least seven dead

So far eight bodies have been recovered which included the driver and the conductor of Chamba depot bus Chanden Sharma and Satpal. The incident that took place on the M...

Aug 13 2017

Could this be the weekend Rickie Fowler wins his first major?

That's what you're meant to think. "We haven't played well in them yet this year but every year you learn more about the majors and how to approach them". "When I start...

Aug 13 2017

Trump warns U.S. may consider 'military option' on Venezuela

Peru said on Friday it was expelling Venezuela's ambassador to Peru to protest the country's recent formation of an all-powerful constituent assembly that has been ...

Aug 13 2017

Trump threatens Venezuela with 'military option' as country's political crisis escalates

Venezuela's new Constituent Assembly on Saturday strongly backed socialist President Nicolas Maduro in the face of the "vile threats " of his USA counterpart Don...