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Dec 27 2017

Christmas gift: India's first AC local train flagged off in Mumbai

Mumbai: The commuters travelling in the air-conditioned local train from Monday onwards will be safe thanks to the presence of the Railway Protection Force (RPF) of West...

Dec 27 2017

North Korea calls new United Nations sanctions an "act of war"

North Korea's official name is the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK). Last week, AFP quoted United Nations officials as saying the USA and China were working...

Dec 26 2017

Lalu convicted in fodder scam, party to appeal in high court

Soon after a special CBI court in Ranchi pronounced its verdict and held Lalu guilty, the RJD chief took to twitter to express his anguish. Special CBI Judge Shivpal ...

Dec 26 2017

Guatemala says it is moving embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

In a post on his official Facebook account, Mr Morales said that after talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, he made a decision to instruct Guatemala's Fo...

Dec 26 2017

Julian Assange's Twitter account goes quiet

The tweet was later deleted and the Navy later apologized for the mistake. The big mystery may be that Assange (or whomever else has the keys to his account) accidental...

Dec 26 2017

CHP officer from Tracy dies in Christmas Eve crash

Sanchez said the suspected intoxicated driver was coming home from a party and "obviously had too much to drink and too much to smoke" when the collision happened, the E...

Dec 26 2017

Christmas Tree May Be to Blame for Irving House Fire

A fire spokesman said the blaze was completely out by 7:30 a.m. He said, "We smelled smoke so we got up and checked the house out". Firefighters were able to get there ...

Dec 26 2017

Eric Garner's activist daughter in coma after heart attack

Presently she is hospitalized in a coma, her mom, Esaw Snipes-Garner, disclosed to The New York Daily News . Erica Garner calls for further justice and legal action ...

Dec 26 2017

Muscovites bringing flowers to site of bus crash in western Moscow

Multiple videos show the vehicle swerving off one of the Russian capital's busiest roads at speed as panicked passers-by scatter. Police immediately ruled out a possibi...

Dec 26 2017

Kentucky woman killed 'savagely' in dog attack identified

A 66-year-old woman was killed in a Christmas Eve pit bull attack and her husband was severely injured, officials said. When he went outside to see what the commotion w...

Dec 25 2017

Amazon acquires Blink, a startup focused on wireless security cameras and doorbells

Blink says that you won't have to worry about any changes with regards to support. For that price you get two-way audio, motion detection, night vision, unspecified "HD v...

Dec 25 2017

India sweeps Sri Lanka T20 series, with four balls to spare

Defending 136, Sri Lankan pacers got some movement and bounce from the wicket to trouble Indian batsmen but had less runs on the board to earn a favourable result. Sri La...

Dec 25 2017

Environment Canada guarantees a white Christmas

Widespread weather alerts have been issued across southern Ontario Sunday, with the City of Toronto and the regions of Halton and Peel under snowfall warnings. Snowfall a...

Dec 25 2017

Parrikar soft to K'taka plea for Mhadei water

The farmers claimed that they do not belong to any political party and some of them also appreciated the BJP leaders efforts to solve the dispute, but urged them to put p...

Dec 25 2017

Box of gift-wrapped horse manure addressed to United States treasury secretary

The package was found at a neighbor's home but was addressed to Mnuchin, which police say raised alarm bells. LAPD Sgt. R. Briggs described the contents of the packag...

Dec 25 2017

Winter Weather Advisory in effect for Christmas Eve, be careful traveling

Use extra caution while traveling as roads may become slick. Snow develops around or after midnight as an area of low pressure quickly takes shape. The highest snowfall...

Dec 24 2017

Catalonia begins voting in pivotal election

The leader of the other main separatist party and former vice president, Oriol Junqueras, faces the same charges and is now being held on remand in a Spanish prison. She ...

Dec 24 2017

Bus Falls Into Banas River; 26 Bodies Recovered — Sawai Madhopur

In a very tragic incident, at least 33 people were killed on Saturday when a private bus fell into Banas river from a almost 100-foot high bridge in Rajasthan's Sawa...

Dec 24 2017

Stoking Fears, Trump Defied Bureaucracy to Advance Immigration Agenda

He then called Afghanistan, the source of another 2,500 people, a "terrorist haven". The report cites "six officials who attended or were briefed about the meeting", a...

Dec 24 2017

Conductor Charles Dutoit and Principle Dancer Marcelo Gomes Accused of Sexual Misconduct

The orchestra statement says the facts should be determined by a legal process and Dutoit "needs to be given a fair opportunity to seek legal advice and contest these all...