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Oct 21 2017

Korea says nuclear weapons, missiles meant to deter USA threat

Tensions have escalated in recent months with North Korea recently testing what it said was a hydrogen bomb on Sept 3 and firing a missile over Japan . On North Korea's ...

Oct 21 2017

PM Narendra Modi to spend Diwali with troops on china border

Praising Army jawans for practising yoga, the Prime Minister said that jawans who leave the Armed Forces after completing their duty tenure can become excellent yoga trai...

Oct 21 2017

Prepare Your Teen Driver for the Road Ahead

Distracted driving, drowsy driving, speeding, alcohol use, not wearing a seatbelt, and driving with passengers are among the risky driving behaviors teens are more like...

Oct 20 2017

Tillerson visit will advance ambitious agenda with India

He also called Wednesday for the US and India to expand strategic ties. In another comment likely to upset Beijing, he said Washington saw room to invite others, incl...

Oct 20 2017

Cornwall braces for Storm Brian

Meanwhile the rest of the country are expected to receive less severe winds although they could still potentially reach 110kph. "This storm system is going to be stron...

Oct 20 2017

Quebec's new law bans facial coverings by public workers, on buses

The law on religious neutrality stipulates that people working in or using public services, or on public transport, must not have their faces covered, for purposes of "se...

Oct 19 2017

Second federal judge blocks Trump's curbs on travel to US

A second USA federal judge has blocked parts of President Donald Trump's latest travel ban on people entering the United States from eight countries, dealing another lega...

Oct 19 2017

Iran nuclear deal: Khamenei denounces Trump's 'rants and whoppers'

The UK, France, Germany, Russia, China and the European Union all endorsed the agreement. His comments followed Mr Trump's announcement on Friday that he would not re-c...

Oct 19 2017

Kenyan election commissioner quits and accuses colleagues of bias

The Oct. 26 poll is the re-run of an election that took place in August, where incumbent president Uhuru Kenyatta's victory was nullified on procedural grounds. Protester...

Oct 19 2017

In Gandhinagar, PM Modi reaches out to traders hit by GST

Referring to Congress leaders, including party president Sonia Gandhi and her deputy Rahul Gandhi being on bail in the National Herald case, Modi said,"The whole part...

Oct 19 2017

Killed In Shooting At Business Park In Maryland

Shock Trauma, a Baltimore trauma hospital that treats the severely injured, said clinicians were treating two patients from the Emmorton Business Park shooting as of 10:4...

Oct 18 2017

Two Chinese nationals charged with selling fentanyl to United States suppliers

In a sealed indictment issued on September 7, Yan was charged with two counts of conspiracy to manufacture and distribution multiple controlled substances including fen...

Oct 18 2017

Backed forces take Raqa hospital, raise flag in stadium

The SDF, spearheaded by the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia, began its campaign to isolate Raqqa early this year, pushing along several fronts to enclose ...

Oct 18 2017

This Is Who Was Responsible for the Scaramucci Post's Holocaust Tweet

The question is, of course, offensive for many reasons. "I take responsibility for it and have put systems in place to ensure something like this can not and will not h...

Oct 18 2017

Malaysian terrorist could be new IS leader in Marawi

General Eduardo Ano, the military chief, revealed that Hapilon and Maute attempted to escape but were cornered by government troops. The military said Monday Hapilon ...

Oct 18 2017

Use CSR funds to strengthen Ayurveda system: PM

I was happy to see the name. To observe " Ayurveda Day", the Ministry of AAYUSH requested all the state governments, Ayurveda teaching institutions, associations of ...

Oct 17 2017

Journalist behind Panama Papers killed by auto bomb

No group or individual has come forward to claim responsibility for the attack. Simultaneously, a few years ago she started her personal blog known as Running Commenta...

Oct 17 2017

Bergdahl says he's insulted to be called a traitor

He told the judge that he now understands that what he did caused others to search for him. The misbehavior before the enemy charge carries a maximum sentence of life i...

Oct 17 2017

Iraq seizes territory from Kurdish forces

On Monday, Iraqi forces, backed by Shia militias, said they had taken control of the city's worldwide airport, an oil field, the strategic K1 military base and the Taza K...

Oct 16 2017

United States believes current North Korea nuclear threat is manageable - White House

Trump tweeted on October 10 that "the Fake News is at it again, this time trying to hurt one of the finest people I know, General John Kelly , by saying he will soon be...