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Triple talaq bill likely to be tabled in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday

Although the bill was listed, Rajya Sabha did not take it up since Opposition members said the business advisory committee had not allocated it time. Most par...


Mega Millions, Powerball Start New Year With Big Jackpots

It's the second time that Powerball and Mega Millions have had jackpots bigger than $300 million at the same time. The Powerball jackpot has reached $440 mi...


At least 20 people are dead in Iran's bloody week of protests

German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel expressed concern on January 1 about the death of protesters and urged the Iranian government to respect people's rights....


Pak slams U.S. envoy over Trump's accusation of aiding terrorism

Pakistan summoned U.S. ambassador in Islamabad late Monday and lodged protest over U.S. President Donald Trump's tweet in which he doubted Pakistan's role aga...


Doctors in Kerala to join nationwide strike against bill today

The bill also proposes to allow practitioners of alternative medicines, such as homoeopathy and ayurveda to practice allopathy after completing a bridge course....


Kim says USA should know North Korean nuclear force a reality

The United States has also pressured China and other nations to cut trade and diplomatic ties with North Korea, as part of global efforts to dry up Pyongyang's...


Four CRPF troopers, two militants killed in Kashmir

The attack comes days after India claimed it killed three Pakistani soldiers in a cross-LoC attack. "Soon after the attack, reinforcement of Army's special forc...


New Year's Eve weather update

Sunday night that's expected to expire noon Monday, right when wind chills in Akron will hit above -6 degrees. Northwest winds of 10 to 20 miles per hour, wit...


Dead man makes list of Buhari's new appointment

But it was discovered that in the list were some dead persons and this has generated mixed reactions, with some lambasting the Presidency for the error. "Now th...


Russian Federation and Turkey Seal Deal on Controversial Missile System

He noted Moscow was expected to begin the first deliveries in March 2020 and that Turkey was the first North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member state to acquir...


Salman Khan's 'Tiger Zinda Hai' mints Rs 217 crore in 8 days

Superstar Salman Khan's Tiger Zinda Hai continue to have dream run at the box office with the blockbuster of the year making over Rs 200 crore on sixth day ...


Israeli military strikes Gaza Strip after rocket fire

Three rockets were launched from Gaza towards Negev villages in southern Israel and two were intercepted by anti-missile defense system Iron Dome, the Israeli a...


Rahul Gandhi Rebukes Congress MLA Asha Kumari Who Slapped Lady Cop

Congress Working Committee (CWC) member and party legislator from Dalhouise Asha Kumari was booked for hurting a woman cop publicly as the legislator was tryin...


How to dispose of your Christmas tree in the Northstate

Flocked trees cannot be recycled and must be disposed through regular trash service; trees must fit into the trash can, with lid closed for collection. Whatever...


The First Supermoon of 2018 Arrives on New Year's Day

The final installment of the supermoon series will kick off on January 31, which will be "extra special", NASA says. The first moon of the New Year, the wolf mo...


Triple-homicide suspect out of Nebraska arrested in Jackson

He's now suspected of killing his parents and a niece. A first-degree murder warrant had been issued for Dalton Jr. on Tuesday night. Police are searching ...


10 injured by TNT blast in St. Petersburg, state media says

Petersburg. The supermarket has reportedly been evacuated. Alexander Klaus, head of the Investigative Committee of Russian Federation in St. Petersburg, confirm...


Meghan Markle's first royal Christmas vs Kate Middleton's first appearance in 2011

Her photo has made the front page of almost every major newspaper in the United Kingdom. "There's always that family part of Christmas (where) there's always ...


China Caught Illegally Selling Oil To North Korea By US Satellites

Satellite images released by the U.S. Department of Treasury appeared to show vessels from both countries illegally trading oil in the West Sea, The Chosun Ilb...


Four bodies found in upstate NY basement, police say

The victims were a 36-year-old woman, her 5-year-old daughter, her 11-year-old son and a 22-year-old woman who had been in a relationship with the mother, Troy ...