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Mar 08 2018

International Women's Day 2018: What you should know

Sheila Flavell, Chief Operating Officer at FDM Group said, "While this report highlights the continuing low numbers of women entering tech careers, we know from our own...

Mar 07 2018

Trump says he'll impose tariffs in a "loving way"

The president did not expand on how the U.S. would counteract Russian efforts to sow discord when asked about Moscow's electoral interference during a joint press confere...

Mar 07 2018

Iran foreign minister criticises EU 'extremism' towards Tehran

The senior Iranian commander's remarks came on the same day that Ali Akbar Velayati, a senior adviser to Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on...

Mar 07 2018

West Virginia Legislators Eye Measures To End 9-Day Teacher Strike

West Virginia's natural gas industry is "anxiously awaiting" Republican Gov. Jim Justice's signature on co-tenancy legislation that would modernize the mineral law and be...

Mar 07 2018

France To Make 15 Legal Age Of Consent For Sex

After public consultations and the recommendation of a panel of experts, "the government has chose to set the age at 15", Schiappa told AFP . The new laws will be pres...

Mar 07 2018

Aldon Smith turns himself into police on domestic violence charges

San Francisco Police had obtained a warrant for his arrest Monday in connection with Saturday's incident. Also on Tuesday, TMZ Sports reported that Smith's strugg...

Mar 06 2018

Turkey detains 12 Islamic State extremists amid ongoing crackdown

According to the statement , they are suspected of trying to recruit members for the extremist group and were allegedly in contact with people in "conflict zones". Moreo...

Mar 06 2018

Putin says he'd reverse Soviet collapse if he could

President Putin also stressed during an interview with NBC TV that the possibility of Russians standing before a U.S. court is amounted to zero. "Russia does not extr...

Mar 06 2018

President Trump may visit Israel for US Embassy opening

It wasn't clear whether Trump might have been referring to State Department plans to quickly modify the current consulate in Jerusalem while a new embassy is built. The H...

Mar 06 2018

U.S. urges citizens to reconsider Burkina Faso travel "due to terrorism"

The army released the names of the eight members of the security forces killed in the simultaneous attacks , including a senior officer. JNIM is believed to have car...

Mar 06 2018

Snow, gusting winds expected in Racine Monday night through Tuesday

Heavy snow is possible, with accumulations of 6 to 9 inches, with localized amounts up to 12 inches, the weather service said. Morgan County will see more heavy winds ...

Mar 05 2018

Secret Service: Male shot himself to death near White House

NBC News White House Correspondent Geoff Bennett was among a number of people working at the building in Washington to have taken shelter as the incident unfolded. "Tryi...

Mar 05 2018

Egypt court upholds Tiran, Sanafir transfer to Saudi Arabia

Shortly after the reception ceremony, El-Sisi and Bin Salman held a bilateral summit at the Ittihadeya Presidential Palace in Cairo. In April 2017, King Salman Bin Abdu...

Mar 05 2018

Monitor: Turkish Warplanes Hit pro-Syrian Regime Forces in Afrin, Kill Dozens

According to the Turkish General Staff, the operation aims to establish security and stability along Turkey's borders and the region as well as to protect Syrians from te...

Mar 05 2018

Meghalaya Election 2018 updates: Congress leading on 7 seats

Shortly after the meeting with governor Prasad, Assam minister Sarma said one of the two BJP legislators will be "a part of the government". The National People's Par...

Mar 05 2018

N. Korea will 'counter US' if it holds drills with Seoul

The North sent delegations to attend the opening and closing ceremonies of the Pyeongchang Olympics and they met with South Korean President Moon Jae In. North Korea ha...

Mar 05 2018

United States says Russian weapons breach Cold War treaties

Putin said the weapons would render Western missile defence systems obsolete, prompting a harsh response from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, which insisted its syste...

Mar 04 2018

Hindus mark the beginning of spring with Holi festival

Often described as a "free-for-all", people gather together in large groups to cover each other in vibrant colored water and powders. Pakistani Hindu celebrate the h...

Mar 04 2018

John Shipley: Vikings' decision to wait on QB says everything

Will one - or two - of them remain in Purple next season, or will the Vikings bring in a fresh face under center? And he's not going to get one from the Vikings , who ...

Mar 04 2018

PNB fraud: CBI arrests bank's retired chief auditor, ED attaches Choksi's properties

Choksi and designer diamantaire Nirav Modi along with others are being investigated by the ED and other probe agencies after the PNB scam came to light. The CBI has a...