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Sisodia meets Jung after returning from Finland

Congress activists had observed "Bhagoda Divas" in Delhi to protest against the alleged absence of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Sisodia and other ministers from the national capital which is at present reeling under chikungunya and dengue outbre...

Doug Martin Injury: Updates on Buccaneers Star's Hamstring and Return

Martin departed after only seven carries for 23 yards. Either way though, the Tampa Bay running game might not be much of a factor in Week 3 with a hard matchup against the Los Angeles Rams on the horizon. Buccaneers tight end Luke Stocker left the...

Philippine President Duterte 'ordered political rivals killed'

Numerous others were garroted‚ burnt ‚ quartered and then buried at a quarry owned by a police officer who was a member of the death squad. In harrowing details, he described how his squad strangled and disembowelled suspects they picked up, or hac...

U.S. to Russia: Syria military cooperation not guaranteed

During the scheduled meeting, U.S. and Russian envoys were to present details of the joint agreement that calls for a ceasefire, the delivery of aid and joint targeting of Islamist rebels in Syria . "This is a risky and bold attack against the Syria...

Tech expert who set up Clinton's server ignores subpoena

Bill Thornton and Paul Combetta , the Platte River Networks employees who hosted Clinton's servers, invoked the Fifth Amendment and told the committee nothing. He's a former White House aide to President Bill Clinton. Democrats insist the sole ob...

Japan to increase activities in South China Sea

In the speech at the Washington think tank on her first visit to the U.S.as defense minister, Inada singled out China for its reclamation of land around maritime features in the water and expressed support for the U.S. Inada justified the decisio...

Diane James favourite to be named Ukip leader at party conference

In her tell-all interview with the BBC, Farage's ex-aide Phillips recounted how the one-time UKIP chief had spent his final months at the helm of the party " trying to relive his days of the 1980s in the City ", surrounded by " lads " and drinking.

Two Indians captive in Libya since July 2015 rescued, tweets Sushma Swaraj

Both the teachers, along with two other colleagues, were kidnapped in July 2015 by a group in Libya which owes its allegiance to Islamic State. The news brought cheers to the families on Ganesh Nimajjanam, which culminates the 11-day festival.

Israel denies its aircraft harmed after raid in Syria

The Israeli air force responded by conducting missions overnight to target Syrian regime artillery positions. Lerner also noted that no casualties occurred as a result of projectiles being launched into the Golan Heights, where illegal Israeli sett...

Clinton says she got dizzy but didn't pass out

Clinton later said she regretted applying that description to "half" of Trump's backers, but stuck by her assertion that the GOP nominee has given a platform to "hateful views and voices". "I'm feeling great", she told the crowd. Trump aides did no...

Vikings beat Titans 26-15, must decide who starts at QB next

Minnesota's second-half output wasn't the result of the Tennessee defense - which did its job holding All-Pro running back Adrian Peterson to 31 yards on 19 carries. Wentz threw a 19-yard TD pass to Jordan Matthews on the opening drive and tossed ...

IS terrorists kill three soldiers in Syria

For his part, Jean Perier, an independent researcher and expert on Middle Eastern affairs suggested in his opinion piece for New Eastern Outlook that Turkey may bolster its cooperation on Syria with Russia , China and Iran while turning its back on...

Turkey hails US-Russian deal on Syria

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov added: "I want to stress that distinguishing between terrorists and moderate oppositions has been written as a priority into the document that we agreed today". "This all creates the necessary conditions for res...

Israel strikes Syrian positions after shell lands in Golan-army

An Israeli military spokeswoman said the firing of projectile from Syrian-controlled Golan was most likely unintentional, calling it "spillover" from the fighting in the Arab country. Israel had repeatedly declared it would not intervene in the inter...

Despite North Carolina vote changes, groups may go to court

As Baker spoke, N.C. Republican Party executive director Dallas Woodhouse sat on the front row of a packed conference room. "There are people who enjoy their Sundays with their church and their families". An Associated Press analysis found that 50 ...

China blames US media for playing up Obama red carpet snub

The president's subdued arrival on Saturday afternoon, from a secondary exit on the presidential plane, stood in contrast to other world leaders who departed their planes onto red-carpeted stairs - and some, including Trump, perceived it as a snub by...

Sex-offender swimmer Brock Turner granted early release

Santa Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith expressed frustration with the sentencing in a brief statement following Turner's release . "He should be in prison right now, but he's not in our custody". Turner was charged with sexual assault instead of ...

North Korea may have kidnapped missing American student in 2004, website reports

On Wednesday, Yahoo News Japan reported that Mr Sneddon had been spotted in North Korea, where he is believed to live. According to the report , Sneddon was working as a tutor in Pyongyang, and he was married with children. North Korean dictat...

Coalition jets scrambled to defend USA forces from Syrian bombing

Syrian government warplanes were in the air again on Saturday over the flash point northeastern city of Hasakeh, despite a United States warning against new strikes that might endanger its military advisers. Cook was highly critical of Syrian militar...

York and District TUC backs Jeremy Corbyn in Labour leadership battle

Mr Corbyn has been forced to employ Mr Anderson, who is MP for the English seat of Blaydon, as his shadow Scottish secretary as Labour's sole Scottish MP quit the left-winger's top team after growing fed up with his leadership. About 40 minutes into ...

White House: Last of 10k Syrian refugees will arrive this week

The US ambassador to Jordan, Alice Wells, Sunday described the resettlement numbers as "a floor, not a ceiling". "The Republican nominee for president, Donald Trump, wants to ban anyone coming from an area with terrorism ties and a majority of gove...

The appeal against 'shockingly lenient' Oscar Pistorius sentence is rejected by judge

Oscar Pistorius will not face harsher jail term for his conviction over the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, a judge ruled Friday dismissing prosecutors' appeal over the paralympian's six-year sentencing. He wondered aloud why the state had ...

N. Korea says UN condemnation of missile tests 'provocation'

Peter Wilson, Britain's deputy United Nations ambassador, said this was the fourth missile launch where "something has not been agreed" to by the Security Council in response. It is the U.S.' policy to expect an improvement on the Korean Peninsula ...

Government should act on its words on Kashmir, says Congress

He said there was a need to identify the trouble mongers and also counselling the "misguided youth" against taking to violence. Around forty other people were injured in violent actions of Indian police and troops against the protesters. · Poor Kashm...

After violence, more MQM offices sealed in Pakistan

Pakistan has approached the British government for taking legal actionst London-based Muttahida Qaumi Movement ( MQM ) chief Altaf Hussain for raising slogans and making provocative speeches against the country. While the authenticity of the clip h...

More disaster recovery centers opening in Louisiana

The destination: Castle Place, a middle-class subdivision outside Baton Rouge where mounds of drywall, mattresses toys - even a water-damaged violin - were piled high on the curb. They unloaded supplies and spoke to flood victims in Gonzales, La. Oba...

Pakistani troops seal MQM party headquarters

At least one person was killed and several others injured in these clashes. "Who says long live Pakistan, it's down with Pakistan". MQM said five of its leaders had been taken into custody. "It is MQM Pakistan, so it should be operated from Pakis...

Saudi-led coalition probes deadly strike on Yemen hospital

It expressed outrage at what it described as "the fourth attack against an MSF facility in less than 12 months". Doctors Without Borders says one of its staff members was killed in Monday's airstrike and 19 people were injured. "The violence in Y...

Donald Trump Campaign Chairman Paul Manafort Resigns

Yet Trump openly defied Manafort's guidance, with aides telling The Washington Post on Wednesday that he felt "controlled" and "boxed in" by efforts to soften his messaging. So it's odd that in Trump's first speech in the middle of this trans...

House GOP lays out case for Hillary Clinton perjury over emails

Clinton has said she did not send or receive any information marked classified at the time. Finally, the chairmen cite Clinton's assertion that she gave the State Department all the work-related emails she had, which were subsequently turned over t...

Zambian police arrest opposition protesters after disputed poll

The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) on Monday 15th August, 2016 declared His Excellency Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu, President of the Republic of Zambia, victor of the presidential elections after he amassed over 50 per cent of the total valid votes ...

Corsican Town Becomes Third in France to Ban the 'Burkini'

Four people were hospitalised - a boy and his father, who was stabbed with a harpoon, and two of the north African men. Prosecutors in nearby Bastia said an inquiry had been opened to determine the cause of the weekend violence. Several inciden...

Celebrities wish Independence Day

Today we are here to celebrate the Independence day of India. Happy Independence Day to all the Indian brothers and sisters. On the occasion of 70th Independence Day of India, Google dedicated its doodle to the first words spoken by Nehru, ushe...

Trump Ends Standoff With Ryan as He Works to Repair Mistakes

Trump had told The Washington Post in an interview earlier this week that he was "just not quite there yet" when it came to backing Ryan - language that echoed the words used by Ryan as he weighed whether to endorse the party's nominee. " Kelly Ayo...

Trump ends standoff with Ryan, strains to fix split GOP

Trump announced he is endorsing House Speaker Paul Ryan after initially declining to do so. He has refused to admit any error, however, on a higher-profile dispute with an American Muslim family whose son, U.S. Less than an hour before the rally, R...

More Delta cancellations, delays at Orlando International

Hundreds of thousands of passengers have been stranded overnight throughout the ordeal, many spending the night in airports around the globe. Delta officials made the decision Tuesday night to cancel at least another 90 flights scheduled for Wednes...

PM Breaks Silence, Says "A Handful of Misguided" Elements Are Hurting Kashmir

There are ways, including dialogue, to resolve issues in a democracy, says Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Kashmir situation. "Government should initiate political process to win the minds of the people, win confidence of people", Raja said.Neeraj ...

Thousands of foreign workers stranded in Saudi Arabia without food or water

Riyadh- Saudi Labor Minister Mufarrej al-Haqbani expressed Saudi readiness to cover all expenditures of Indian labor workers wishing to go back home, in addition to the provision of legal aid to those in pursuit of legal justice against companies res...

Air Algeria plane lands safely after technical fault

However, before arriving, the plane disappeared from radar, according to the Mirror . Meanwhile, reports have also said that the flight disappearing from online tracking sources maybe a technical tracking issue and that the aircraft may not be mis...

US Constitution becomes a best-seller after Trump comments

He made those remarks during an interview Monday with Fox News host Sean Hannity from a campaign event in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Trump's rebellious nature has even extended toward his own party, as the mogul declined to endorse the re-elec...

Pleas for Indonesia to halt executions

Last year, Jokowi's government executed 14 people convicted of drug crimes, mostly foreigners, sparking a huge outcry overseas, and particularly in Australia, which had two citizens among those condemned. Diplomats, Australian Foreign Minister Julie ...

Cal Thomas - Pence and Trump a good combination

Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb has never won a political race of his own, but Pence in a statement "wholeheartedly" endorsed him as "one of the best prepared individuals in recent memory" to be governor. Pence picked Holcomb for the post in March after his 20...

UN mission in Afghanistan finds children bear brunt of war

A full third of those casualties are children, representing an 18 percent increase over past year. Most civilians were caught up in ground clashes between the two sides as the Taliban increasingly threatened population centers and government tr...

Trump, now GOP nominee, returns to fighting former foe Cruz

Delegate Hope Sutterfield of Duncan says Cruz should not have attended the convention at all if he didn't intend to endorse Trump. Do you think endorsements affect voters' decisions? CLEVELAND ― A close Donald Trump associate suggested on Thu...

Former Turkish Air Force Chief Reportedly 'Confesses' to Plotting Coup Attempt

Earlier, Akin Ozturk was reportedly detained in Turkey on the suspicion of organizing the coup attempt . Those detained are accused of seeking to violate the Turkish constitution and attempting to overthrow the authorities by force. Gen. Avni An...

For "blue-collar billionaire" Donald Trump, money's an asset

Trump viewed Gingrich as "too volatile" on the campaign trail. Pence left the Hilton to do a joint interview with Trump for CBS's "60 Minutes" at Trump Tower and grabbed an early dinner at Chili's in Times Square before heading back to Indianapolis...

White ex-officer charged in death of black Atlanta man

Burns is being held without bond and is scheduled to appear before a judge Monday, Fulton County sheriff's spokeswoman Tracy Flanagan said . The district attorney said Burns had not been given any info to believe Rogers was a threat nor was he ide...

Democratic convention features party stars

Nonetheless, I stand by my July 13 comments and press release endorsing Hillary Clinton. Sanders Latino spokesperson Erika Andiola, who like Vargas and Carmona was a national immigration activist before joining the Sanders campaign, declined to...

European Union told China committed to tackle steel production

President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang will meet with European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Tuesday. He said China is willing to cooperate in fields such as infrastructure, third-part...

Seoul tries to remain neutral after South China Sea ruling

An worldwide tribunal yesterday ruled China has no right to more than a million square miles of territory it claims in the South China Sea. "Whether we need to set up one in the South China Sea depends on the level of threat we receive", he said ....

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Spox Dodges Question On Whether Carrier Deal Could Return To Bite Trump

At the Carrier plant on Thursday, Trump told the crowd that, in the future, he would make leaving the country "very, very difficult" for companies seeking to do so. IN officials ...

30 trains delayed, railways hints at temporary cancellation of many

Several flights were delayed at the Delhi airport this morning due to heavy fog and poor visibility. The flight operations at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport in Delhi...

Modi tells BJP MPs, MLAs to submit bank transaction details

The BJP won 41 out of 44 seats in the Vapi municipality, while Congress won one seat out of 28 in the Kanakpur- Kansad municipality in Surat. Prime Minister Narendra Modi said ...

Twitter Reacts As Katie Taylor Demolishes Opponent On Professional Debut

Over here (Britain), it's just quadrupled in five minutes. 'I thought it was obviously a very good performance. Katie Taylor won the first fight of her professional career in t...

Arsene Wenger explains why Granit Xhaka isn't starting for Arsenal

The Swiss global became the Gunners' third most expensive signing in their history following his £34million move from Borussia Monchengladbach in the summer, but he has failed to ...

Nephew of ex-NBA player Camby found dead on Texas property

Police searched for McGee until Saturday morning, when they announced they had discovered the boy's body in a lake behind Camby's home. McGhee, who had autism and was nonverbal, ...

Islamic State could launch gas attacks beyond Syria

Reports of the rebels in the Nusra Front-dominated eastern portion of Aleppo overtly blocking civilian evacuation are picking up this week, with new reports from the Syrian Observa...

Caribbean, Latin American media invited to set up branches in China

President Xi Jinping announced several measures on Monday to share China's development opportunities with Latin American countries during his third visit to the region as China's h...

Iran warns of retaliation if U.S. breaches nuclear deal

The leader of Iran has threatened retaliation if 20-year-old sanctions against the Islamic Republic are renewed for another ten years. Mr Khamenei was referring to the Joint Comp...

Ohio Democrat Announces Challenge to Nancy Pelosi

If elected House minority leader, Ryan pledged to take his party back into the majority . "This should indicate to all of us that keeping our leadership team completely unchange...

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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'

Trump says he received a phone call from Hillary Clinton , congratulating him on his victory. Podesta said the Democratic nominee would not speak. Hillary Clinton will spend...

Chelsea Clinton used foundation money for her wedding

Chelsea Clinton used foundation money for her wedding

The FBI is now investigating The Clinton Foundation as the Democratic presidential nominee aims for the White House. The Post reports he was complaining to Podesta about the f...