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Aug 17 2018

Former Indian prime minister Vajpayee passes away at 93

Vajpayee cited Sonia Gandhi's as evidence of the Indian democracy's vibrancy, reported the Hindu . Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited him Wednesday night and Vice-P...

Aug 17 2018

Escalating cost rains on Donald Trump's Washington military parade

Last month, the Military Times reported that initial estimates of the parade's cost were $ 12 million . Defense Secretary James Mattis on Thursday said that the repor...

Aug 16 2018

Huckabee Sanders: Trump Has Revoked John Brennan’s Security Clearance

Trump said, because of the Russian Federation investigation, revoking Brennan's security clearance was "something that had to be done". Traditionally, former official...

Aug 16 2018

Aquarius can't come to Italy - Salvini - English

The Gibraltar government said in a statement the ship could no longer fly a Gibraltar flag from August 20 and should revert back to the "underlying owners' flag", which...

Aug 16 2018

Indian Air Force airlifts people affected by Kerala floods

Vijayan's office on Wednesday said that the authorities were also anxious about rising water levels in the massive Mullaperiyar dam, and urged officials in the neighbouri...

Aug 16 2018

Twitter bans Alex Jones from tweeting for seven days

A " false flag operation" is what conspiracy theorists refer to as a staged act of violence to influence public opinion. Among his claims is that the 2012 Sandy Hook E...

Aug 16 2018

Unhealthy smoky air blankets Northwest

Birrell may be among those causing a small increase in the number of residents in the Metro Vancouver and Fraser Valley areas showing up at hospital emergency rooms this ...

Aug 15 2018

United States priests in sexual abuse cover-up

Shapiro said the investigation is ongoing. "Predators in every diocese weaponized the Catholic faith, and used it as a tool of their abuse", noted Pennsylvania Attorney...

Aug 15 2018

Christine Hallquist: First transgender governor nominee picked

Rather than just focusing on Chittenden county - which encompasses Burlington and is by far the largest county in Vermont - Hallquist said she took her message around t...

Aug 15 2018

Iraq PM cancels visit to sanctions-hit Iran

Iran announced on Saturday that it will bring back home a second batch of 20%-enriched uranium which has been kept in Russian Federation under the 2015 nuclear deal to be...

Aug 15 2018

Defense Team Rests in Paul Manafort Case

Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort is shown in a court room sketch, during a testimony of a longtime business associate Rick Gates (not shown), on the fifth ...

Aug 13 2018

FBI Fires Strzok Over Anti-Trump Texts

The FBI agent who came under scrutiny for anti-Trump texts he sent from a work phone during the 2016 presidential campaign has now been fired , according to his lawyer...

Aug 13 2018

Omarosa claims she has heard tape of Trump using N-word

The White House has not denied it, but The Associated Press has not independently verified it's Trump . Former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman on Monda...

Aug 12 2018

Argentina Senate Rejects Abortion Bill Following Heated Debate

After a 15-hour debate, 31 senators voted in favour and 38 voted against a bill legalising abortion in the overwhelmingly Catholic country. Opponents of the bill celebr...

Aug 11 2018

State of emergency declared in preparation of Unite the Right anniversary

Numerous most prominent white supremacist leaders from last year's rally have suffered setbacks in the past year, a result of forceful counter-protests, a series of law...

Aug 11 2018

Heavy rains, landslides kill 25 in India

Heavy and tourist vehicles have been banned in Idukki . Many areas are submerged after authorities opened the sluice gates of an overflowing Idamalayar dam. Union mini...

Aug 10 2018

Gaza pounded by Israeli air strikes after rocket barrage

At least seven Israelis were injured by the rocket fire, including three in the border town of. The IDF has said it intends to deploy additional Iron Dome batteries i...

Aug 10 2018

Canada to ask UK, UAE to help end Saudi Arabia rift

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), a loose association of the six Gulf Arab countries, the Arab League and Palestine also supported Saudi policy. The cabinet was refer...

Aug 10 2018

Koreas prepare for summit as North asks U.S. to ease sanctions

The United States was "attempting to invent a pretext for increased sanctions against the DPRK by mobilising all their servile mouthpieces and intelligence institutions t...

Aug 09 2018

Germany warns U.S. sanctions on Iran could 'boost radical forces'

The first wave of USA sanctions targeting Iran's automotive sector as well as gold, steel, and other metals went into effect Tuesday. The sanctions go back into place a...