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France says analysis shows Syria regime behind sarin attack

It called on the U.N.to condemn the attack. No Syrian government forces were targeted in the attack. The SDF and the Syrian government have largely avoided conf...


CBS Poll Reveals Support For Pot Reaches New High

Support for legalization differs by age, but not by much. Perhaps the most surprising of the study's findings is that a majority (53 percent) of Americans say...


US Moves THAAD Defense System into South Korea

A USA military vehicle which is a part of Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system arrives in Seongju, South Korea, April 26, 2017 . USA defense offi...


BCCI Loses Revenue Battle As ICC Chairman Manohar Has Last Laugh

India's opposition to change of the revenue model was also rejected 8-2 by the ICC board with Chaudhary only finding support from Sri Lanka Cricket's Thilanga...


Pakistani cricket board threatens to sue BCCI for not honouring MoU

More interestingly, as this paper had recently reported, the BCCI side had pleaded with the members that they would ensure that their 2014 share stayed intact a...


Early indication of China doing better job on North Korea

Chinese and Russian officials met in Moscow on Wednesday within hours of the installation by the U.S. of large parts of the controversial THAAD anti-missile rad...


S.Korea, US warn of punishment for N.Korea; US stresses sanctions

Admiral Harry Harris , commander of the U.S. Pacific Command, told Congress that the THAAD anti-missile defense system would be operational "in the coming da...


19-year-old pleads guilty to plotting attack on Buckingham Palace

The BBC reports that Syed was picked up after talking to undercover British agents online. After police seized his belongings, they found that his pincode f...


Trump says it's 'possible' he will ditch Iran deal

And in a series of unpublicized court filings, the Justice Department dropped charges and worldwide arrest warrants against 14 other men, all of them fugitives....


Trump team softens war talk, vows other pressure on NKorea

Joseph Dunford , chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, presided over the full meeting. It also claimed the USA bringing its nuclear strategic assets to the r...


BJP to delve into Mehbooba's proposal to counsel youths: Shah

During her meeting with the prime minister, Mufti stressed the need for initiating talks with separatist leaders of Indian-controlled Kashmir but only after nor...


AAP Punjab incharege Sanjay Singh and Durgesh Pathak finally resigned

The BJP on Wednesday retained the three municipal corporations in the national capital for the third term in a row, handing a humiliating defeat to the Arvind...


CGBSE 12th Result 2017 Released - Check @ cgbse.net, cgbse.nic.net Website

Check more information below. The Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (GBSHSE) has declared online results of the GBSHSE Class 12 or HSSC 20...


US vows to force N.Korea back to nuclear talks

Harry Harris, the chief of U.S. Pacific Command, told the House Armed Services Committee. In addition to North Korea's struggles with building functional miss...


Indian doctors treating world's heaviest woman quit in protest against allegations

She said she feared that it would be impossible for her sister to get treatment if she needed it once back in Egypt and wanted her to stay in hospital in India ...


Can Far-right candidate Marine Le Pen win the French election?

Support for far-left candidate Melenchon and his far-left France insoumise alliance - which can be translated as "Unbowed France " - was at 19 percent, accord...


Venezuela protests: Boy, woman killed in mass demonstration

Maduro claims that beneath a peaceful facade, the protests are little more than opposition efforts to foment a coup to end socialism in Venezuela. Opposition...


Sanders Doesn't Know if Jon Ossoff Is a Progressive

More tests await in the weeks to come, with special elections approaching in Montana and SC in May and June. Republicans in the race are split among Trump sup...


Kenya opposition alliance announces presidential candidate

A multitude that gathered at Uhuru Park waited patiently as speaker after speaker addressed them even as anxiety built up. The five men stood together on stag...


Trump tax plan leaves Congress, Ryan with heavy lift

The document was largely devoid of detail - including on whether the proposed cuts for businesses and individuals would increase the federal deficit. The admi...


At Least 12 Are Dead In Venezuela After A Night Of Protests

The attorney general's office in Venezuela said 11 people had died of electrocution and gunshot wounds "in acts of violence" in El Valle , a working-class ...


Hiker rescued after 47 days stranded in Nepal survived on salt, water

The couple had been trekking on the Ganesh Himal trail and had become caught in a snowstorm. They tried to find a village by following a river, but ended up o...


Trooper ambush killer sentenced to death in Pennsylvania

Eric Frein, 33, could be sentenced to death in the 2014 ambush that killed Cpl. He was sentenced Wednesday, just one week after his conviction on charges of m...


The resurrection of Jesus

The court- backed National chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Ali Modu- Sheriff has urged Christians to imbibe the lessons of the death and resurrec...


North Korea threatens to sink United States aircraft carrier with single strike

Adding to the heightened tension, North Korea detained a USA citizen on Saturday as he attempted to leave the country. The man was a former professor at Yanbi...


European Union will "for sure" reach post-Brexit free trade deal with Britain

Arguing that the Brexit talks would only really get going after Britain's June 8 parliamentary election, Merkel stressed several times that all 27 remaining...


French intelligence blames Syrian regime for deadly chemical attack

The sanctions target employees of Syria's Scientific Studies and Research Center, which the USA says partly enables the use of chemical weapons. A declassi...


AAP hungry for power, has lost credibility: Anna Hazare

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) yesterday swept the polls to Delhi's three municipal corporations, North, East and South winning 181 seats out of 270 seats. Mo...


Trump pursues health care win before 100th day

But a proposed amendment circulated Thursday that could bring Freedom Caucus members on board with the AHCA. Much of the concern continues to center on gutti...


Macron targeted by hackers, cyber firm says

Both are locked in a bitter battle with just over a week to go until the second-round vote, on May 7. The parliament believes 17 FN lawmakers in the European ...


Pope Francis warns world leaders 'to act humbly' in surprise TED talk

TED, short for Technology, Entertainment and Design, organizes conferences around the world aiming to spread ideas through short talks. The pope, who has been...


Trump Drops Opposition to Obamacare Payments to Avoid Government Shutdown

Cost-sharing subsidies help Obamacare enrollees cover out-of-pocket payments associated with their health care, including deductibles, coinsurance and copayment...


Syria chemical weapons: 'No doubt' Damascus retains stocks

Mattis, on a swing through the Middle East that includes stops in Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Qatar, warned that Syria would be "ill advised" to use chemical weapon...


Venezuela threatens to exit OAS as pressure on Maduro mounts

The Venezuelan government is accusing the Organization of American States (OAS) of meddling in the country's affairs, and said it plans on leaving the Washingto...


North Korea's soldiers: A closer look the military's 'fake' capabilities

Indeed, the USA provoked local protests in a small rural village in South Korea Wednesday when it moved parts of the anti-missile defense system called Termina...