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Mishra accuses AAP of spreading lies over attack

Disqualifying candidates named in a charge sheet for bribing voters, making electoral graft a non-bailable offence and easing of rules to order counting of vote...


United States intelligence director warns of more Russian cyberthreats

Gen. Vincent Stewart, the head of the Defense Intelligence Agency, added that North Korea has not yet tested a long-range nuclear missile but is on the path to ...


Not just a new president, new faces for France's parliament

They range in age from 24 to 72. An average 34 applications were received from each constituency, Mr Ferrand said; 71 per cent from men and 29 per cent from ...


Can Nigeria's Chibok girls ever be truly free?

One of the Chibok schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram in 2014 and who had the opportu. She said all the girls would resume the new academic session in Septe...


France's new president proving a keeper of secrets

Macron had promised to meet Merkel on his first visit as president during the presidential race, in which he campaigned on a pro-EU platform. Merkel and Germa...


Stone vows to cooperate with Senate committee

The committee had announced it was prepared to use subpoena power when it first began the bipartisan probe in January. In a joint statement Wednesday evening,...


Trump urges Russian Federation to rein in Syrian ally

During Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Ambassador Sergey Kislyak's Wednesday visit to the White House, the administration barred all US media outle...


Labour thinks it can win back seats in Glasgow from SNP

Liberal Democrats picked up 6,872 while Labour gained 4,407 first votes. Blair McDougall, a key figure on the pro-union side during the 2014 independence ref...


Moon urges both talks and sanctions to rein in N Korea

Moon agreed, the official said. Russian President Vladimir Putin said Friday that his country was ready to play a "productive" role in ending the North Korean...


+2 Science results declared: 81.11 percent students passed

Arts and Commerce results will be published by the end of the month. Now, the wait is over. The CHSE, Odisha board has conducted examinations of class 12 in...


Mustard set to be India's 1st GM food, gets regulator nod

The government's biotech regulator on Thursday approved India's first transgenic food crop GM Mustard for commercial release. Late past year Reuters reported ...


Major phishing attack targets Google Docs users

Reddit user JakeSteam, who received the phishing email, said clicking the purported Google Docs button in the message takes you to an actual Google page ,...


White House was warned on Flynn, says former official

Yates told a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on Monday that she warned the White House about Flynn's conversations with Kislyak so that the Trump administration "...


Bank of England leaves rates unchanged, lowers 2017 growth forecast

Mike's getting the headers but the BOE have cut GDP for 2017 to 1.9% from 2.0% and thus why the dip in the quid. Meanwhile, signs that higher import prices are ...


Zidane predicts 'great final' with former club Juventus

They also showed why they will always be the bigger Madrid club, always casting the shadow. "Now, though, I am with Real Madrid , the club of my life and i...


Sean Spicer: Trump will not announce Paris climate decision until after G7

Rabbi Jonah Pesner, the director of the Religious Action Center - the Reform movement's political action wing - cited Jewish tradition in expressing support of ...


Hamas leader urges Trump to seize 'historic opportunity'

As Republicans now struggle to craft a health care law that can pass the House, let alone the Senate, a reminder that Trump said creating a health care bill ...


Nigerian Gov't Still Imprisoning My Sister, Other Freed Chibok girls - Uncle

The top official pointed out that while the Boko Haram sect specified the names of its five commanders it wanted released in exchange for the 82 girls, the Fede...


Witness video shows police takedown of San Diego pool gunman

A unidentified woman is taken away by ambulance near the area where a gunman shot seven victims at a complex in University City . Friends confirm the woman k...


Human Rights Group Alarmed By Trump's Invitation Of Duterte

In March, a retired Philippine police officer testified that Duterte and his men were linked to almost 200 killings that took place when Duterte was mayor o...


Grand jury subpoenas issued in Russian collusion investigation

In a statement, the chairmen of the committee said the panel had initially requested the documents from Flynn on April 28. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), "to reque...


Chibok girl 'refused to be released'

Ms Alhassan said Nigeria's government has no regrets about exchanging Boko Haram commanders for the schoolgirls' release. Some of the 21 Chibok school girls...


Israel cuts million dollar funding to United Nations over critical resolution

The UNESCO resolution criticized Israeli excavations in east Jerusalem as a violation of global law. "This is a vote against Israel, part of a systematic ...


Turkey says 11 Syrian Kurds killed in border clash

The Syrian Kurdish Peoples' Protection Units (YPG) are seen by Washington as the most effective fighting force in the battle against jihadists in Syria. On Satu...


Indonesia hard-liners call for jailing of Christian governor

He said Ahok's comment during the election campaign that people were being deceived if they believed the Quran forbids Muslims from voting for non-Muslims had d...


European Union leaders show 'unity' announcing the bloc's Brexit negotiating stance

European Union leaders agreed on Saturday that they would only start talks on issues such as future trading arrangements after "sufficient progress" was made on...


Kapil Mishra visits CBI office to file complaint against Kejriwal, AAP leaders

Mishra had been suspended on Monday evening. New Delhi, May 8 The Anti-Corruption Branch today recorded the statement of sacked Delhi minister Kapil Mishra ov...


It's Rosie O'Donnell vs. Donald Trump, James Comey edition

So it's fairly hypocritical for a man who's spent a lifetime boasting about how great he is to refer to anyone else in the world as a "showboat". Founders P...


Spicer: Sally Yates Was A "Strong Supporter" Of Hillary Clinton

The contact drew heightened scrutiny on the heels of the intelligence community's assessment that Russian Federation had interfered in the USA election to help ...


Public hearings in Jadhav case on May 15: ICJ

The country's adviser to the prime minister on foreign affairs, Sartaj Aziz, told the media that Islamabad was still reviewing its own as well as India's positi...


North Korea fails another missile test

But when asked by host John Dickerson if he would consider military action in response to another nuclear test, Trump responded: "I don't know". At the time, ...


Pope urges unity against fanaticism at Cairo mass

The Catholic pontiff arrived in a simple blue Fiat, with his window rolled down, a contrast to the tight security in place for his two-day visit. Despite the ...


China conducts new missile tests aimed to counter THAAD

Abe and Moon are likely to have discussed working together to address North Korea, which continues to develop nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles in defiance...


USA could distribute equipment to Syrian Kurds 'very quickly' - spokesman

The SDF accepted the IS surrender in order "to protect innocent civilians" and to preserve the Tabqa Dam infrastructure, which hundreds of thousands of Syrians ...


Kerala: Retaliatory political killings continue, RSS worker hacked to death

Biju is the 12th accused in Payyanur Dhanraj murder case. The deceased has been identified as Biju who is the Kakkampara Mandal Karyavahak of RSS. The distric...