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May 13 2017

Stone vows to cooperate with Senate committee

Trump tweeted Wednesday that he hasn't spoken to Stone "in a long time", saying CNN's reporting on the matter was "false". "He has to be able to ask for advice, or disc...

May 13 2017

Iraq's Shi'ite paramilitaries squeeze Islamic State towards Syria border

There are eight neighborhoods left in west Mosul for forces to fully capture the city, Rudaw reported . Mosul is divided by the Tigris River, and while the series of...

May 13 2017

15 great white sharks spotted close to California paddle-boarders

NewsChopper4 captured images of the sharks from the air days after 10 to 20 sharks were spotted Long Beach, prompting a shark advisory. "You are paddle boarding next to...

May 13 2017

Mystery surrounds huge slimy creature washed up on beach

Residents have meanwhile asked the government to help them remove the remains of the squid as it already started to decay. Some believe the decomposing remains are thos...

May 12 2017

Sensex, Nifty Touch Fresh Record Highs

The wider 51-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) crossed the 9,400-mark for the first time ever to close at 9,407.30 points - up 90.45 points or 0.97 per cen...

May 12 2017

Microsoft unveils a big Windows update and virtual reality hand controllers

Terry Myerson, Microsoft's executive VP of the Windows and devices group, debuted the latest update today during Microsoft's Build developer conference. The so-called...

May 10 2017

Israel says Palestinian hunger strike leader ate in secret

An unnamed IPS official told Channel 2 on Monday that video clips of Barghouti eating were obtained as part of an IPS scheme to induce the hunger strike's leaders to eat ...

May 10 2017

Would price cap pledged by Tories result in lower energy bills?

Speaking earlier to Conservative General Election candidates in York, Mrs May said that last year's investigation by the Competition and Markets Authority had shown con...

May 09 2017

Trump signs religious liberty order

An earlier version of the order, which had previously leaked to The Nation, would have provided sweeping legal protections for people to claim religious exemptions, pro...

May 09 2017

Bromwich and Proctor will not be considered for World Cup

National Rugby League (NRL) head Todd Greenberg said this afternoon he was satisfied with the punishment given to Bromwich by the Melbourne Storm. The Kiwis have valu...

May 08 2017

House heads toward passage of bill to keep gov't running

But while Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., was willing to deploy the so-called "nuclear option" to change Senate rules and allow Trump's Supreme Court nomin...

May 08 2017

Philippines' Duterte set for summit drug war support

The Philippines is determined to agree a framework for a China ASEAN code of conduct on the South China Sea during its chairmanship, though there is some scepticism about...

May 07 2017

Satyendra Jain paid Rs.2 cr to Arvind Kejriwal, claims Kapil Mishra

Mishra said he had met Kejriwal earlier on Saturday and handed over documents related to the alleged tanker scam. After suspecting that the funding from overseas might ...

May 07 2017

Explosion Rocks Damascus Airport

Rami Abdurrahman, head of the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights , said the blasts were heard across the capital, jolting residents awake. It also supports t...

May 06 2017

Russia, Iran, Turkey sign on 'de-escalation zones' in Syria

Guterres was "encouraged by the agreement today in Astana, Kazakhstan , by guarantor countries Iran, Russia and Turkey to de-escalate violence in key areas in Syria, " t...

May 06 2017

Hubble Captures Massive Galaxy Cluster In Stunning Detail

But huge galaxy clusters like Abell 370 contain hundreds of galaxies or more, many of which reside in their dense centers. But as rendered by the Hubble Space Telescope, ...

May 06 2017

Iraq PM: No US combat troops to stay in Iraq after IS

They will join troops pushing into the Old City area from the south. Government forces launched a major offensive to recapture Mosul, the last major urban stronghold of I...

May 06 2017

Strong Museum inducts 4 into the World Video Game Hall of Fame

These are Halo: Combat Evolved , Street Fighter 2 , Donkey Kong (the arcade original), and Pokemon Red and Green. The selection came after 12 finalists were listed ea...

May 06 2017

President of Niger reschedules visit to Buhari

His wife Aisha Buhari had tweeted on Tuesday that her husband was not as sick as is being perceived. He has not been seen in public for more than a week. He uncharacter...

May 06 2017

Kerala SSLC results declared, pass percentage 95.98

The Kerala SSLC Result 2017 and and THSLC Private Examination results are declared on the official website after the declaration. In March, all the students have appe...