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Three men from Delhi try to enter NIT Srinagar, detained

The local police, accused of thrashing outstation students , is virtually invisible. The Union Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) had already conveyed to the non-local students that if they did not appear for the exams, they would be ...

Governor seeks to keep execution drug suppliers secret

State lawmakers came up with a work-around - make the electric chair the mandatory method of execution if the needle isn't available - and Gov. Terry McAuliffe had until midnight Sunday to sign the bill. A similar measure backed by the governor fai...

First woman leader takes charge in Indian Kashmir

Governor N.N. Vohra administered the oath of office to Mehbooba along with her council of ministers. Mehbooba Mufti on Monday sworn in as the first woman Muslim Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir. BJP's Suchetgarh Choudhary Sham Lal and Reasi Aja...

White House to Draw on Ebola Funds to Fight Zika Virus

Officials said Wednesday there have been 64 confirmed cases of Zika in pregnant women in the continental U.S. One baby has been born with microcephaly in Hawaii and more cases are being investigated. The Centers for Disease Control and Preventi...

N Korea able to mount nuclear warhead on missile: Seoul

There will be exceptions on North Korean coal and iron trade if they are imported for civilian use. China announced a ban on exports of jet fuel and rocket fuel components to North Korea on Tuesday, as well as banning imports on coal, iron, iron or...

Ukraine PM Yatsenyuk announces resignation

The political crisis in Ukraine also threatens a massive IMF-led rescue package aimed at reviving the country's shattered economy and slashing its reliance on Russian financial support. Please see our terms of service for more information. Neverthe...

Bernie Sanders tops Clinton in Wyoming

Continuing a string of victories across the West, Sen. Democrat presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders today continued his winning streak against frontrunner Hillary Clinton in Wyoming as Republican Ted Cruz swept all delegates in Colorado against...

Alex Morgan, Other Players Accuse U.S. Soccer Federation of Wage Discrimination

They said in a statement. He said they had endured "discriminatory and unfair treatment" for years, and that the five women were taking a stand for all female players. On the other hand, men would earn around $263,320 (more than double) in the sa...

Pakistan PM under fire over offshore accounts leak

Khan warned Sunday he will stage a rally outside Sharif's residence in the eastern city of Lahore if the prime minister does not quit. I promise my country that I will not step back this time. Rasheed said that the allegations, being leveled by Khan,...

Greece resumes migrant deportations from islands

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, whose country took in 1.1 million asylum seekers past year, delivered a message of optimism Thursday regarding the migrant crisis. Migrants and Greek authorities say they expect tensions to escalate as the depor...

Hosts Dwayne Johnson & Kevin Hart Promise 'Epic' MTV Movie Awards 2016

Accepting the award, he joked that the Generation Award was "code for the old-ass dude award". Melissa McCarthy participates in AOL's BUILD speaker series to discuss her new film "The Boss" at AOL Studios on Wednesday, April 6, 2016, in NY.

Donald Trump weighs in on Dems' qualifications spat

Cruz doubled down on his criticism of " New York values" this week while campaigning in the state that holds its primary on April 19. If the state of Texas had a referendum on it, I would vote no. Under ordinary circumstances, the chances of a s...

'The Force Awakens' wins top honors at MTV Movie Awards

The 23-year-old Londoner said: "It feels particularly unbelievable to become the section of a movie that presents folks of all genders, all contests and all-ages in aspirational approach and such a good". In his acceptance speech Reynolds told the au...

Bernie Sanders defeats Clinton in Wyoming Democratic caucus

Democrat Bernie Sanders and Republican Ted Cruz both scored weekend victories against their front-running rivals in a tightening race as the two major parties prepare to pick their White House nominee. The latest victory of both Sanders and Cruz is...

As Congress stalls funding, White House will move Ebola funds to Zika

Americans don't know a lot about the Zika virus that is linked to birth defects and creeping steadily closer to the US, according to a new poll that found about 4 in 10 say they've heard little to nothing about the mosquito-borne threat.

Obama: GOP Jeopardizing Judicial Integrity With Garland

Speaking to the University of Chicago law school, Obama decried the Republican blockade of his nominee, Merrick Garland, until the 45th president is sworn in next year. "The Constitution is also very affirmative. The Senate's role in providing advice...

Manuel Pellegrini plots the ideal leaving present for Manchester City

City were frustrated by Tony Pulis' visiting Baggies, and Pellegrini brought on Yaya Toure and Kevin De Bruyne to change things. "It has been more than five months since I have been out so I can't explain how happy I am". The Belgium forward, ...

Panama law firm says data hack was external, files complaint

This was followed by a statement from a No 10 spokesperson, who said: "To be clear, the Prime Minister, his wife and their children do not benefit from any offshore funds". state department, the Central Intelligence Agency and special services. L...

Ted Cruz looking to scoop up more Colorado delegates

According to an Associated Press count, Trump has 743 delegates, Cruz has 532 and Ohio Gov. John Kasich has 143. Campaign finance lawyers are divided over whether federal or state anti-bribery statutes would apply to delegates who are not elected of...

Shoe Hurled at Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal during Press Conference in Delhi

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal's press conference regarding the second edition of his odd-even plan culminated with a shoe being thrown at the Aam Aadmi party chief. Today's shoe attack on him was another addition to the previous ones. But, there is a que...

3 men rescued from Pacific island thanks to "help" sign

A US Navy plane was dispatched to look for them after they were reported missing. The trio had planned to sail from one Micronesian island to another and drifted off course. Navy P-8A Poseidon maritime surveillance aircraft. This information was re...

Obama calls Villanova coach to congratulate after 'exciting' NCAA victory

Villanova's Daniel Ochefu celebrates with fans on the school's campus Tuesday, April 5, 2016, in Villanova, Pa. Villanova defeated North Carolina 77-74 to win the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Monday night in Houston . Game-winning...

Ted Cruz adds 21 delegates with Colorado sweep

Borelli is already spending his time hammering Cruz over his opposition to the reauthorization of the Zadroga Act, a bill aimed at funding the health care costs of 9/11 first responders. Losing even a handful of districts could hurt Trump's effort to...

Syrian forces enter Islamic State-held town near Palmyra

A rebel fighter from Jaysh al-Sunna carries food as he walks along a sand barricade in Tel Mamo village, in the southern countryside of Aleppo, Syria , March 13, 2016. The Turkish Foreign Ministry says its consulate in the Iraqi city of Mosul was de...

State health officials urged to get ready now for Zika

Researchers are now convinced that the Zika virus is linked to the birth defect microcephaly and to Guillain-Barre, a rare neurological disorder that can cause paralysis, the World Health Organization says. Some communities already have ramped up the...

Scandal-hit Malaysian fund bosses agree to quit following damning parliamentary report

The PAC has recommended that the authorities probe 1MDB's former boss Shahrol Halmi and other management officials for their lapses. The bipartisan MPs called for a criminal investigation into the fund's former CEO Shahrol Azral Ibrahim Halmi and...

Some key gaps in Americans' knowledge about Zika virus

About 350 additional cases have been reported in USA territories, a lot of them in Puerto Rico, where mosquitoes are already spreading the virus. Lucia, A man and a woman in the Caribbean country of St. Burwell said a recent flare-up of Ebola in We...

Rijiju rejects Basit's statement on NIA's visit to Pakistan

The evidence was proof of the "Pakistani links of the terrorists" - those who attacked the Pathankot airbase on January 2, the sources said, adding: "They realise that their game is up". "The investigation is not about reciprocity", he said. "After...

US to try to block Halliburton from buying rival

It would create a bigger rival to the industry leader, Schlumberger Ltd. "Because prices are typically negotiated for each project or tender, Halliburton would be able to profitably raise prices to these customers after it acquired Baker Hughes", t...

Cruz win in Wisconsin leaves Trump damaged front-runner

And while it is true the OH governor statistically cannot win the nomination outright by capturing a majority of the delegates, he should stay in the contest. Republican and Democrat voters cast their ballots in Wauwatosa, Wis., during the state's...

White House to transfer Ebola funds to combat Zika virus

Researchers fear Zika causes microcephaly , a serious birth defect in which a baby's head is too small, as well as posing other threats to the children of pregnant women infected with it. Unattended swimming pools can evolve into mosquito habita...

TransCanada Says Oil Leak Estimated at Keystone Pipeline May be 16800 Gallons

They are still trying to pinpoint the extent and source of the spill. The Keystone pipeline carries light and heavy crude oil from Hardisty, Alberta to Illinois, Oklahoma and Texas. Environmental campaigners have pointed to the leak - and the fact ...

Student activist hacked to death in Bangladesh

Police said Mr Samad was attacked by three assailants on a bike and then shot him, The Dhaka Tribune reported. Bangladeshi secular activists take part in a torch-lit protest against the killing of USA blogger of Bangladeshi origin and founder of ...

State Department: Syrian government releases US citizen

Syria's government has freed an American who was seized after entering the country in 2012, US officials said Friday. Audio clip: Listen to audio clip . This wasn't the first time he had gone to a conflict zone. Prior to disappearing in Syria, D...

Trump now says abortion laws should be left as is

Mr Cruz has little chance to overtake Mr Trump in the hunt for delegates who will choose the party's nominee at the national convention. The Republican race is overshadowed by a persistent effort by Mr Trump's rivals in the campaign and the p...

Rahul criticises Modi for silence on probe into Panama Papers

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi why he not constituted a probe into the matter after Chhattisgarh Chief Minister's son name featuring in the Panama Papers. Attacking former Prime Minister Manmohan Sin...

North Korean defect from overseas restaurant, arrive in South

They were admitted on humanitarian grounds, Jeong Joon-hee, a spokesman for South Korea's unification ministry, which handles North Korean issues, told reporters. "I understand that since the sanctions, other North Korean restaurants overseas are a...

Obama says comments like Trump's show ignorance about world

Fatemi said focus on nuclear security should further enhance worldwide cooperation in peaceful applications of nuclear technology. President Barack Obama had stern words for Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump at the close of a nucle...

Australian consuls visit detained TV crew

It is believed the team was in Lebanon filming a story about the recovery of two Australian children who were taken there by their Lebanese father. The Nine Network said that the crew, who had been working for the current affairs show " 60 Minutes ...

BSP MP Kashyap sent to 14 days judicial custody

Father-in-law Narendra who has been admitted to the hospital after he complained of chest pain was arrested after being discharged from the hospital. The complaint alleged that Himani, 29, was shot dead because the Kashyap family was unhappy with t...

Cruz win in Wisconsin leaves Trump a damaged front-runner

Sanders still trails Clinton in the pledged delegate count and has so far been unable to persuade superdelegates- the party officials who can back any candidate - to drop their allegiance to the former secretary of state and back his campaign.

Prosecutors appeal for info on Brussels Airport suspect

Weah, along with family members of other Dutch victims, is considering filing a joint legal complaint against the Brussels Airport. Twin bombs at Brussels Airport and another on the city's metro killed 32 people, excluding the suspected bombers...

Turkish security manhandles journalists at Washington event

With a deeper understanding of the role Turkey plays in promoting US interests, particularly on security issues, TIP aims to build a strong bond between these longtime allies. Delivering remarks at the Brookings Institute about global challenges an...

Report Identifies Mysterious Third-Party Helping FBI Unlock Terrorist's iPhone

The firm is called Cellebrite and while it has declined to comment on the matter so far, a report from the Israeli Daily ( via Reuters ) cites industry sources close to the plans. Essentially, Cellerbrite is responsible for creating technolog...

Former GOP Senator: 'New York Values' Crack Will Cost Cruz the State

Also waiting for Cruz outside was a man who proselytized reporters and supporters alike about "right-wing evangelical Christians". "Our community, the Hispanic community", Cruz said before switching to Spanish. We deal with climate change every sin...

US Charges Iranian Hackers in Dozens of Attacks from Banks to Dams

An announcement was expected Thursday, said the person, who was not authorized to discuss the matter by name ahead of time and spoke on condition of anonymity. Even though their access to infrastructure, in the form of the dam, has gotten a lot of ...

Explosions during police operations in Brussels

After the attacks raids and searches were conducted across the country amid heightened security in several other countries too including France and United States . Brothers Khalid and Ibrahim El Bakraoui were seen on a CCTV with a third man, dubbe...

Htin Kyaw sworn in as Myanmar's president

The NLD won 80% of contested seats in the elections previous year, ending decades of military rule. The ceremony ushers the long-time opposition party of Ms Suu Kyi into government after 54 years of direct or indirect military rule. NLD lawmakers a...

More protests planned in Iceland over offshore accounts

For over a year, journalists across the globe have combed through a set of 11.5 million documents dubbed the "Panama Papers" for information about politicians, celebrities and other powerful public figures who have hidden huge amounts of money in off...

Alabama lawmaker moves forward with plan to impeach governor

They are the most important people in my life. "Every time that conversation comes up, you can bet the people who we are competing against are talking about it. Ivey said she hasn't talked to Governor Bentley in recent weeks and won't comment on whet...

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French conservatives voting in first presidential primary

Both rivals have closed the gap, with Sarkozy in second place and Fillon's support growing fast. That means voting patterns are to some extent untested and leaves potential for t...

Obama administration suspends trade deal

The TPP agreement, negotiated for more than five years and signed in October 2015, was aimed at reducing trade barriers erected by some of the fastest growing economies in Asia a...

U.S. hate crimes against Muslims surge 67 percent — FBI Statistics

It was the highest number of hate crimes against Muslims since 2001, the year of the most deadly terrorism attack on US soil. As of Tuesday, a total of 437 such incidents have...

Clinton casts her ballot: 'It is the most humbling feeling'

Clinton casts her ballot: 'It is the most humbling feeling'

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Chelsea Clinton used foundation money for her wedding

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