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Mar 16 2018

Dog death on United Airlines flight leads to U.S. investigation

Senator John Kennedy wrote a letter Wednesday to the president of United Airlines demanding an explanation to the number of animal deaths aboard the airlines' flights. ...

Mar 16 2018

'Beast from the East 2.0' forecast on Sunday

In the video above, Met Office presenter Alex Deakin explains where and why it's likely to get much colder. Warnings have been given by the Met Office for snow from t...

Mar 15 2018

Naidu asks TDP MPs to raise special status issue in Parliament

YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) has said that the double standards of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu had come to the fore once again with the two MPs pullin...

Mar 15 2018

Oklahoma plans to resume executions, with inert gas or nitrogen

Many states have slowed their lethal injection executions as the drugs have become hard to obtain in the past two years amid a nationwide shortage and after some drug com...

Mar 14 2018

Palestine PM Narrowly Escapes Assassination Attempt in Gaza

It said the blast "hurt efforts to achieve unity and reconciliation", promising an "urgent" investigation. Hamas considers this crime as part and parcel of trying to ...

Mar 14 2018

Kenyan President Launches China-Sponsored Doctoral Scholarship Programme

The leaders, led by immediate former Kitui Senator David Musila, described the agreement reached by Kenyatta and Odinga on Friday last week as a move in the right directi...

Mar 14 2018

Bin Talal not allowed leave Saudi Arabia after release

One individual, Maj. Gen. Ali al-Qahtani of the Saudi National Guard, reportedly died in custody with "a neck that appeared twisted, a badly swollen body and other signs ...

Mar 14 2018

Emmanuel Macron promises 700 mn euros for solar energy development

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi called for a unified effort for promoting solar energy and said the Alliance would help to achieve greater global energy security. D...

Mar 13 2018

Police Link Package Bombs in Austin, Texas

His department is working with the FBI and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to determine whether the three bombs were similar and to identify t...

Mar 13 2018

White House backs off on assault rifle curbs

Sanders insisted that the age limit increase is still included in the proposal, though its only mention is on the list of issues that will be considered by a commission c...

Mar 13 2018

Taliban seize district headquarters in Afghanistan's Farah province

Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujhaid claimed responsibility for the attack. Another attack was carried out in the province's capital of Farah, six police officers were ...

Mar 13 2018

Sean Smith will be released by Oakland Raiders

He's due back in court on April 5. He signed a four-year, $38 million deal with the Raiders before the 2016 season. Smith was benched early in his Raiders career and fail...

Mar 13 2018

Republicans end House committee's Russian Federation probe, claiming 'no evidence of collusion'

Conaway said the panel would release a "separate report on the analytical integrity" of the intelligence community's conclusions in the weeks ahead - though he said the p...

Mar 12 2018

Over 30000 Farmers March to Mumbai, India

The advisory was issued keeping in view the farmers' scheduled protest outside the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly on Monday. Thackeray said the Shiv Sena stood "shoul...

Mar 12 2018

China says trade war with U.S. will only bring disaster

China does not want to enter in a war with the United States of America, as it would have devastating consequences for world's economy. China has repeatedly vowed to ...

Mar 12 2018

Donald Trump says U.S. should consider death penalty for drug dealers

He said it was crucial for Republicans to muster forces to turn back a strong Democratic drive to win one or both houses of the US Congress in November midterm elections...

Mar 12 2018

Over 50% turnout in Bihar bypoll

Nayak. Also, in Araria , a seat that fell vacant after the death of RJD lawmaker Mohd Taslimuddin, the party has fielded his son Sarfaraz Alam, looking to capitalize o...

Mar 11 2018

European Union warns U.S. against tariff exemptions for individual states

Trump imposed the tariffs - 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminium - despite repeated warnings from the European Union and other allies that this could trigger a...

Mar 11 2018

Turkish Forces Set for Assault on Key Kurdish-Held City in Syria

Turkey launched its operation, dubbed "Olive Branch", in northern Syria almost seven weeks ago to sweep the Syrian Kurdish YPG from the Turkish border. This is while USA...

Mar 11 2018

France's Le Pen set to field new name for far-right party

Bannon has already spoken in Zurich, Switzerland at an event organized by a conservative publication, and on Saturday headlined the annual conference for France's Nationa...