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PM Back To New Deputy

Mr Joyce stepped down following questions over his relationship with media adviser Vikki Campion , and an allegation sexual harassment by another woman. The Ne...


Policemen Killed In Separate Terror Attacks In Jammu And Kashmir

Srinagar-Two policemen were shot dead by militants Sunday in separate attacks, one at a police post near the revered Chrar-e-Shareef shrine and another outside ...


7.5 magnitude quake strikes Papua New Guinea

Geological Survey reported on Monday. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck at about 6:44 a.m. Hawaii time about 96 miles east-northeast of Lake Murray at a depth o...


Army provides relief to displaced villagers in Uri

Eyewitness told The Kashmir Monitor that Pakistan army made announcements through public address systems asking Sillikote and Tillawari residents to vacate th...


Mexican President's Trump visit canned after fresh border wall spat

United States and Mexican officials will continue to talk and work together, the official said. After a telephone conversation with Donald trump , Enrique ...


West Virginia House OKs surplus funding to offset insurance | Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

The state's year-end surplus has ranged from about $12 million up to almost $339 million during the past eight years, according to lawmakers. President Ran...


Prince William and Kate Middleton Attended the 2018 BAFTA Awards

The Duchess, who wore a Seraphine maternity dress and forest green Dolce & Gabbana coat for the occasion, was later seen sporting the flower and swirl design du...


Iran threatens to pull out of nuclear deal

In relation to his recent trip to the UK, Araghchi said that he had had good discussions on bilateral relations and the implementation of the JCPOA with the Bri...


Suspect in killing of Filipina maid interrogated in Lebanon

Assaf was arrested in his home country of Lebanon, but his Syrian wife Mona, who is also a suspect, remains on the run. Demafelis' shocking death prompted ...


Dropbox files IPO as $DBX on Nasdaq, service has 500 million users

Apple's Steve Jobs once famously wrote off the Dropbox service as a "feature, not a product", but that didn't stop the company from becoming one the first an...


Trump announces new North Korea sanctions

The measures target one individual, 27 entities and 28 vessels, located or registered in several locations: North Korea, China, Singapore, Taiwan, Hong Kong, th...


At least 1 killed, 6 injured in Kabul blast near North Atlantic Treaty Organisation headquarters

Qari Yusouf Ahmadi, a Taliban spokesman, claimed responsibility for both suicide attacks in Helmand province. Pakistan's financial system was strong and its a...


Russian mercenary boss 'spoke to Kremlin' before attacking United States allies in Syria

Friends and families of the Russian military contractors said the mercenaries were among the many killed in retaliatory USA airstrikes in northern Syria earli...


Pakistan not on FATF's terror financing watch-list, public announcements reveal

Foreign Office (FO) Spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal, in a weekly press briefing in Islamabad today, said Pakistan had serious concerns over the motion moved b...


Brrrrr: 'Beast from the East' set to plunge temperatures below freezing

He said it will be a "bitterly cold day on Monday" with snow showers caused by the high pressure from Scandinavia. Issued at 12:00pm today, the warning will r...


389 kilos of cocaine found in Russia's Argentina embassy

Security Minister Bullrich said that the criminal network was headed by a Russian businessman identified only as "Mr. K". She told reporters that Russian...


Int'l Mother Language Day marked in Bangladesh

Pointing out that every two weeks a language disappears, Azoulay underscored that "promoting multilingualism also helps to stop this programmed extinction". "Th...


Man Drives Car Into Middlesex Hospital, Catches on Fire

Ellam's motive was unclear at first, but Middletown Mayor Dan Drew has stated that he believes it was an isolated incident. Police said no threat was made t...


Netanyahu confidant turns state witness

Meanwhile, Shlomo Filber, the former director of the Communication Ministry, agreed overnight to become a state witness and testify that he was instructed by ...


US Judge Denies Paul Manafort's Request to End His House Arrest

The 32-count indictment repeats previous charges of money laundering and tax evasion, in addition to the bank fraud counts. Manafort, the former campaign ...


'He Never Went In': Stoneman Douglas Resource Officer Resigns

Sick to my stomach. Peterson then took up a position but "never went in". Two other deputies were placed on restricted duty while the sheriff's office investi...


The drugs do work - study suggests antidepressants are effective

Although he added that drugs were "not the only treatment available" for depression "and we'd never want to send out that message". "Our findings are releva...


Venezuela opposition to boycott 'fraudulent' presidential vote

There is little doubt that Venezuela is desperately attempting to raise funds rather than introduce a novel concept to the crypto market through a digital curre...


Omarosa reveals most interesting thing from her time in White House

That prompted Mathews to ask the Apprentice veteran if the country should be anxious, to which Manigault nodded her head to signify 'yes'. Or as Manigault p...


Democrat flips Kentucky House seat in Republican territory

Belcher's win marks the 37th state seat Democrats have flipped this election cycle. The wife of a former Kentucky Republican lawmaker who killed himself p...


Russian links probe: lawyer admits lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation on Trump ties

Bloomberg puts Mr Khan's net worth at $9.7 billion. Both men have pleaded not guilty. Andrew Weissmann, a prosecutor with Mueller's office, told the court ...


Conservative Backbenchers Remind Theresa May of Vulnerability on Brexit

The letter supports the vision for Brexit that Mrs May set out in her Lancaster House speech in January 2017, including leaving the customs union and the single...


Twitter Wars: Hashtags trend on Twitter following SC's verdict against Nawaz Sharif

In July a year ago the Supreme Court ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif after an investigation - prompted by the Panama Papers leaks - showed his daughter and...


At least 50 girls remain missing after militants attack Nigerian school

We rushed out and ran towards the gate. Reports also emerged that the insurgents seized scores of girls at the school, although official confirmation of this ...


Syria sends reenforcements to Kurdish-controlled Afrin

A day earlier, the Turkish shelling targeted areas close to the assembly point of the pro-government fighters at the entrance of Afrin , which later turned to ...


President Trump Pushes 'Low Cost' ALTERNATIVE to OBAMACARE — EMERGENCY BYPASS

Republicans argue that these insurance rules have driven up premiums for healthier Americans, especially the roughly 7 million who don't get tax credits that of...


Navi Mumbai International Airport Foundation Stone Laid by PM Modi

This makes quality infrastructure in the aviation sector important. Modi said his government has taken up projects worth more than Rs10 lakh crore. "Now peopl...


Trump Keeps Up Attacks On Obama Over Russian Meddling

The full indictment , released on Friday, said that a Russian propaganda arm funded by the businessman, Evgeny Prigozhin, oversaw a criminal and espionage ...


Aam Aadmi Party MLA Prakash Jarwal Arrested

The events took the astonishing turn after an altercation over claims that the officials had not sanctioned advertisements for the Kejriwal government's third...


United States vows investigation into Syria attack involving Russians

The coalition claimed that it carried out airstrikes against "Syrian pro-regime forces" that launched an "unprovoked attack" on Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Fo...


Pres. Trump endorses Mitt Romney for Senate

While Trump once called Romney a " disaster candidate ", the president now says Romney "will make a great Senator and worthy successor" to Hatch. The two ha...


Schools on Lockdown in Jackson Township, Ohio, After Gunshot Reported

The student's condition is now unknown. Police said the heavily emergency response was a precaution. The school district announced the lockdown at the middl...


Turkey releases German journalist after year in jail

Merkel welcomed his release and thanked "all those" who worked to free him, but also added a word on behalf of others still held in Turkey . " We know o...


Several Russians killed in United States airstrikes in Syria, friends say

He gave no further details. CIA Director Mike Pompeo also refused to confirm specifics when asked whether the U.S. was responsible for killing Russian contra...


Ethiopia announced state of emergency amid political unrest

Further emergency measures are expected to be announced later today. The move follows yesterday's resignation of Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn both as P...


Under fire, Kelly makes changes to White House security clearance process

The issue has been in the spotlight for two weeks since it was revealed that former staff secretary Rob Porter had an interim clearance that allowed him acces...


Rocket sirens blare again across Israel's Gaza border communities

An Israeli soldier stands near a military jeep next to the border fence with the southern Gaza Strip, in Nir Oz, Israel. "We will respond appropriately ", said...


Indian Woman Pretending to Be Man Marries Twice, Steals Dowry

However, soon after they were married, the couple had a downfall which culminating with the Indian woman assaulting his wife to secure her dowry . During quest...


Turkey-led forces scoop up 2 more towns in Syria's Afrin

Mr Cavusoglu said Turkey would be able to take joint steps with the United States in Syria once the YPG left the vicinity of Manbij. In a hugely unusual break...


Barnaby Joyce left 'stunned and betrayed' after Malcolm Turnbull's public criticism

He also said the new ministerial code of conduct will create "immense fodder" for the media, which has launched a steady stream of reporting, analysis and debat...


Shooting outside of National Security Agency

CBS News reported an SUV with bullet holes in the windshield could be seen crashed outside the gate. A federal official said the incident was not linked to te...


France threatens Syria strikes if chemical weapon use is proven

Iran's ballistic missile program must be placed under worldwide monitoring, French President Emmanuel Macron said, trying to get tougher on Tehran while pres...


Bill and Melinda Gates say it's unfair they are so rich

They expanded on some of those themes and fielded questions about other topics in the recent interview. Throughout the letter, the Gateses address with some hum...


Israeli Police Recommend Charging Netanyahu With Bribery, Fraud

Pre-empting the police recommendations, Netanyahu told the public to expect them and did his best to minimize their importance. It will be up to Israel's ...


Shaun White apologizes amid resurfaced sexual misconduct allegations

He continued, "I have grown and changed as a person, as we all grow and change, and am proud of who I am today ". White did acknowledge the texts in a prev...