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Hurricane Ophelia to hit Dorset - bringing winds up to 42mph

Hurricane Ophelia is predicted to hit Scotland over the next few days. The storm is the 10th hurricane that has developed in the Atlantic this season. "But th...


Child Marital Rape: Supreme Court reads down Exception 2 to Section 375

Therefore, more than one out of every 5 marriages violates provisions of the Prohibition of Child Marriage Act and the Hindu Marriage Act", it said. "Exception ...


Weah Takes Early Lead in Liberia Presidential Election Count

By Thursday, results of the polls were being expected from across Liberia's 15 administrative counties, where some 2.18 million registered voters cast their bal...


Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah reach agreement in Cairo

The move should ensure a unity government will once again administer both the West Bank and Gaza after the rift caused by militant group Hamas' takeover of the ...


What Bob Corker really fears

Asked to clarify Trump's comments about making the plan stronger, a White House spokeswoman said the administration had always planned to work with Congress to ...


Rocket fired from Gaza strikes southern Israel

Home to almost two million Palestinians, the Gaza Strip has been reeling under a crippling Israeli blockade since 2007. While no group immediately claimed S...


Former Equifax CEO Is Grilled On Capitol Hill Following Massive Data Breach

Earlier this month, the credit reporting company announced that crucial, identifying information belonging to almost half the country may have been compromise...


Google Finds Russian-Linked Ads on Gmail, YouTube and More

Axios reported an email sent to Facebook advertisers said that ads that are targeted to people based on "politics, religion, ethnicity or social issues...


$15 billion: Alibaba to cash in big for new technologies

Chinese multinational Alibaba has announced it will invest $15bn in a global research program over the next three years in a bid to increase technological c...


Clinton addresses Weinstein sexual harassment allegations

At the Mondavi Center, Clinton talked about the James Comey letter to Congress that surfaced during the 2016 presidential campaign that mentioned the reopenin...


Raila Odinga ordered by court to declare participation in election

The decision was announced by its leader and former Prime Minister, Raila Odinga , on Tuesday afternoon. "There was very little room for manoeuvre here - jus...


Low pressure to trigger heavy rains in Odisha in next 24 hours

Bhubaneswar Met office said, the upper air cyclonic circulation over North Bay of Bengal and neighbourhood has formed into a low pressure area over the bay an...


Ivana Trump Calls Marla Maples a "Showgirl" and a "Nobody"

She went on to say that she is "basically [the] first Trump wife". "I was very, very proud of them because they were articulate, intelligent", she said. ...


Saudi FM Al-Jubeir: Saudi Arabia 'has fired thousands' of extremist imams

United States military sales to Saudi Arabia has come under increased scrutiny as a Saudi-led coalition is involved in military intervention in Yemen. It can ca...


PSU up to No. 3; Wassu, Auburn crack top 10

John O' Korn , who was picked off three times Saturday, is not the answer. Ty Isaac and Sean McKeon fumbled. The Michigan Wolverines were already wit...


Nursing home where 12 died after Irma shuts down

Cecilia and Miguel Antonio Franco died within a month of each other. Nursing home residents were exposed to the heat after Hurricane Irma downed a tree that k...


As Pruitt Abandons Climate Progress at EPA, RGGI Moves Ahead

In fact, with emissions falling to 79.2 million tons in 2016, the RGGI states have already achieved their Clean Power Plan targets - 14 years early - and th...


Rallies in Support of Spanish Unity Continue in Barcelona

Catalan officials say people voted overwhelmingly for secession . It is expected that the head of the government of Catalonia Carles Pujdeme will address the...


Spain outclass Albania 3-0 to seal 2018 FIFA World Cup berth

The upcoming match as such does not bring us intrigue, it is expected a very confident victory of Spain , which I think we will not have to wait long. Gerard P...


Indigenous People's Day 2017: All the Memes You Need to See

Columbus did not actually discover America as many believe, Green said, but rather stumbled upon the Caribbean Islands. "We do this because our history book...


Nate could drop more than 1 inch of rain in Lancaster County

The rain is in association with what's leftover from Hurricane Nate that hit the Gulf Coast Saturday night. As far as Columbus Day weekends go, they don't g...


Ghana's gas station explodes in capital city Accra

There are some vehicles that were also burned as a result of the explosions", he told AFP. After the first explosion, two more filling stations nearby engulfed ...


Trump blasts Corker, say senator 'begged' for his political support

This person said the president also reaffirmed that he would have endorsed Corker had he chose to run again - which, this person added, was not the first ti...


London Museum Crash 'Not Terrorist-Related'

It said the arrested man was among nine people taken to hospital, while two others were treated at the scene. Police confirmed that a auto mounted a pavement ...


Las Vegas massacre probe turns to gunman's girlfriend ahead of Trump visit

Ms. Danley learned about the trip when Paddock told her he had bought a ticket. But his family and his 62-year-old girlfriend Marilou Danley said there we...


Danish police find body parts of missing journalist Kim Wall

Headless torso Valle was found in the waters of Copenhagen on August 21. Identification was based on dental records from Sweden, he said . A police spokesm...


California becomes sanctuary state

Brown signs "sanctuary state" bill expanding protections for undocumented immigrantsUnder the law , police, sheriff's officials and jail officers will be bar...


Hasina says Bangladesh was alert against Myanmar's provocations for war

UN Secretary General Gutterres, on September 28, briefed UN Security Council members and the UN members about the world's fastest developing refugee emergency a...


Trump's comment about the 'calm before the storm' has everyone freaking out

According to the New York Post, he then repeated: "Could be the calm, the calm before the storm ". Trump had said he has made up his mind already, but did ...


Uganda Vs Ghana: Why Sekagya isn't part of Cranes technical staff

Appiah admitted that the exclusion of Ayew brothers from the 26-man squad will not deter the team's quest to go past Uganda. Turkish Club Kayserispor had sent...


Former housing minister emerges as leader of plot to dethrone PM

Earlier, loyalist MPs claimed a backbench plot to oust her from Number 10 was set to "fizzle out" after former party chairman Grant Shapps was identified as t...


Putin and Saudi king turn the page on decades of tensions

President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that a military strike against North Korea created to destroy its nuclear and missile program might not succeed b...


Final Malaysia F1 race gets the Bullish ending it deserves

Where the latter achieved the maximum in their favourite races, the red team did not enjoy the same fruits. "So until that last flag, until I've actually got ...


Spacewalking astronauts making repairs on International Space Station in October

Officially called the Space Station Remote Manipulator System (SSRMS), Canadarm2 is part of the Mobile Servicing System (MSS), and it is one of the most crucial...


Tom Petty Fought the Good Fight for Music--and for Musicians

For those of us old enough to remember when Petty and his backing band The Heartbreakers burst on the national scene back in the late 1970s with " Damn the ...


Russian Federation woos Saudi investment in LNG

The Saudi diplomat also said that the King's visit would have a great impact, not only on boosting mutual relations between both countries, but on the situation...


Nuclear accord with Iran in USA interest: Mattis

John McCain (AZ) are undecided on whether they'd vote to reimpose sanctions on Iran. While Republican Senator John McCain or Arizona, the committee's chairman...


JUST IN: Oscar Pistorius family to take legal action over new film

It will also cover the subsequent trials - though whether the film ends at the first conviction of manslaughter or the second of murder remains yet to be se...


Russian raids killed thousands in Syria since 2015: NGO

The so-called Syrian Observatory for Human Rights estimates that more than 10,000 people may be living in the Daesh-held parts of Dayr al-Zawr. Russian Fede...


J&K: Child killed, five civilians injured as Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch

The Foreign Office, in a statement, alleged that Indian forces resorted to firing in Rukh Chakri and Rawalakot Sectors on September 30 and October 2, killing th...


Myanmar ready to take back Rohingya refugees

Diplomats and United Nations officials visited conflict-torn areas of northern Rakhine for the first time since more than 500,000 self-identifying Rohingya Musl...


Yogi U-turn: Rahul Gandhi gets go-ahead for Amethi visit

Rahul is now the vice-president of the Congress party, and his elevation as president, replacing mother Sonia, has been long speculated. Another BJP leader Ra...


Trump says Tillerson 'wasting his time' attempting to negotiate with North Korea

Tillerson, speaking at a press conference in Beijing, said the United States made it clear through its direct channels to North Korea that it was seeking ...


Parliament makes way for Sharif to head party

The PML-N leaders will hold a meeting of its general council to elect a new party president - a day after central working committee approved an amendment to the...


Boris Johnson Is Unsackable, Theresa May Concedes On BBC Andrew Marr Show

Mr Johnson had said such an outcome would be unacceptable. She highlighted the fact that Britain and the European Union start with identical regulatory st...


Indian media twisting Khawaja Asif's comments: FO

The minister said the Taliban had 40 to 45 percent territory of Afghanistan under their control, adding that Kabul had no control of that territory. While A...


Iranian, Iraqi government forces to hold joint border drills

Earlier, the United States said it would be willing to help facilitate conversations between Iraqi Kurds and Baghdad in an attempt to ease tensions between th...


Dead and Other Officer Injured in Polk County, Georgia Shooting, Suspect Arrested

Keenan said Spangler and a woman they identified as Samantha Roof came out of the woods and were acting suspiciously when questioned by officers. He wasn't wear...


North Korea says 'millions' ready to fight US

Trump has offered fiery rhetoric and a tough stance against the North's nuclear weapons program, declaring in a speech to the United Nations General Assembly la...


Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez refuses to rule out Liverpool return

And I wish Jurgen Klopp a lot of success. Following Sunday's clash with Jurgen Klopp's side, the Magpies have a two week break thanks to global matches ...