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SC to hear Congress plea against use of NOTA in RS polls

Speaking to the reporters, Congress MLA Shailesh Parmar had said earlier, "To ensure that BJP is not successful in its mission, 44 of us Congress MLAs are lea...


Claim: Trump Weighed Firing General Over Afghanistan Failures

Gen. HR McMaster, who was also present at the meeting , according to Axios. President Donald Trump has become increasingly frustrated with his advisers tas...


Lost chance to beat Bolt will 'haunt' De Grasse, coach says

Juliet Freud, head of event planning at The Brewery commented, "Such a prestigious occasion demanded a space to match, and The Porter Tun room provided exactly ...


Ezra Cohen-Watnick Dismissal From NSC Suggests McMaster Calls The Shots

Apparently, new White House chief of staff John Kelly is unable to stop the war, or is siding with McMaster against Bannon. White House officials have said th...


Syrians evacuate Lebanese border camps

The evacuation came as part of a deal struck between the militants and Nusra, following a wide-scale offensive Hezbollah and the Syrian army unleashed two weeks...


Income Tax officials raid Karnataka Minister who is hosting Gujarat Cong MLAs

Shivakumar was In-charge of hospitality for all Congress Gujarat MLAs staying in Bengaluru . Income Tax raid: Rs 7.5 cr seized from K'taka Minister's h...


EU To Impose Retaliatory Sanctions Against US

Germany's government and business leaders say the new sanctions could prevent German companies from working on pipeline projects they say are essential to the c...


Powerful bomb explosion kills over 20 Shia Muslims in western Afghanistan

The attack took place in the middle of evening prayers when the mosque was packed with about 300 worshippers. "More than 20 bodies, and more than 30 wounded h...


Jailbreak: Inmates used peanut butter to fool guard

I'm not going to make excuses. Underwood said some of them took off on foot, while others are suspected of getting in a vehicle. The inmates escaped from Wa...


Sri Lanka allays India's concerns renegotiates port deal with China

The strategic deal that may raise security concerns in India will be signed tomorrow between state-owned China Merchants Port Holdings (CMPort) and Sri Lanka Po...


What's next for McConnell, GOP senators after the latest health care failure?

Repealing key provisions of Obamacare without replacing them could cause insurers to flee and premiums to rise. It reportedly would repeal the ACA's indivi...


French Airlines Grounds Venezuela Flights Ahead of Controversial Vote

Dozens of people were arrested, Reuters reported. Arteaga has said he will continue to play with protesters until Maduro releases all political prisoner...


Storms today and Friday, but weekend looks great

Today , top temperatures will be 15-19 degrees, dropping to lows of 11-13 degrees overnight. Met Eireann have said that Thursday will be a wet and blustery ...


United States sanctions Iranian companies after satellite launch

Sanctions were introduced against Iran for its missile program, alleged human rights abuses and what the USA claims Iran's "destabilizing" role in the Middle ...


Transgender Service Members Accuse Trump of Discrimination

US President Donald Trump is set to sign a Russian Federation sanctions measure by the US Congress, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says....


Death toll in Venezuelan protests reaches 102

The fresh sanctions were meant to dissuade Maduro from holding a controversial election, scheduled for Sunday, for a constituent assembly charged with overhau...


SSP Group PLC (LON:SSPG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages

In a note issued to clients on today, Numis restate their Reduce rating on Paragon Group of Companies The PLC (LON:PAG)'s stock. Therefore 54% are positive. The...


Lebanon Is Fighting A Group That Has Seats In Its Government

What is your position towards these sanctions and on the role of Hezbollah is playing in the region and Syria? The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah said ...


World North Korea Threatens To Order Nuclear Strike On US

But neither Haley nor Liu would estimate how long it will take before they agree on a draft that can be circulated to the rest of the 15-member Security Council...


Trump Calls Obamacare "Death", Tells GOP To Act

The approach was not flying with some Republicans. All we have seen are bills which the CBO says are going to knock millions of people off their insurance. None...


Vatican turns off fountains as Italy reels from drought

The Vatican has shut off the water at its fountains, including in St. Peter's Square. . All fountains within Vatican City have been switched off in a show of ...


Swiss Police Take Manhunt For Homeless Chainsaw Attacker International

An attack by a man armed with a chainsaw in the Swiss town of Schaffhausen has left five people injured, two seriously, according to police. "But we can not s...


Teen Accused of Driving Under the Influence Livestreams Fatal Los Banos Crash

I f-- killed my sister, OK? "I f-ing love my sister to death ". The other 14-year-old passenger suffered what authorities call "severe trauma" to one of he...


Violence leaves 2 dead at Israeli embassy in Jordan

Jordanian security forces stand guard outside the Israeli embassy in the residential Rabiyeh neighborhood of the capital Amman on July 23, 2017. Israel's ...


Despite job growth, Illinois' unemployment rate rises

The sector that saw the most growth between May and June was leisure and hospitality which added 2,900 jobs. In June, the statewide rate was 4.9 percent, 4.5 ...


Jerusalem On Edge As Israel (Sort Of) Flexes Muscles at Temple Mount

Three of the victims died, while the fourth was hospitalized. More than 200 Palestinians - the majority believed to be the perpetrators - and dozens of Israel...


US Implementing Iranian Nuclear Deal 'Very Badly' - Moscow

He referred to the enemy's fresh sanctions against the IRGC as attempts to cause disunity among Iranian people and damage national interests; "the great nation ...


Exxon fined $2M for violating Russian Federation sanctions when Tillerson was CEO

The US Treasury Department said Exxon showed "reckless disregard" for rules. The OFAC said Exxon's top executives knew Sechin was under sanctions, and the c...


Google redesigns mobile search app with personalised 'feed'

Not only does the smart feed provide yet another way for people to spend more time engaged with Google products and the ads that run on many of them, it add...


Detwiler Fire almost doubles overnight to over 45700 acres, Coulterville evacuations ordered

The raging blaze that forced thousands from their homes in Mariposa yesterday has continued to spread its wrath, almost doubling in size overnight to more than ...