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Jan 13 2018

Malaysia Signs Contract with US Firm to Resume Hunt for Jetliner

According to the "no find, no fee" deal, the Malaysian government will pay Ocean Infinity up to $70 million (approximately Rs 465 crore) if it finds the aircraft, but n...

Jan 13 2018

MEA confirms India, Pak NSAs met in Thailand to discuss terror

Our position is clear, dialogue and terrorism can not go together, the official stressed, referring to the systematic Indian accusations against its neighbor for the supp...

Jan 13 2018

Georgia's Jacob Eason to transfer to Washington

His presence certainly wouldn't affect Eason negatively, though, as the latter will be subject to transfer rules that state a player must sit out a full season unless gra...

Jan 13 2018

Myanmar admits killing 10 Rohingya Muslims found in mass grave

Myanmar has been accused of blocking journalists from traveling independently to Rakhine to look first-hand at the crackdown, and to verify refugees' claims of murder, ma...

Jan 12 2018

Trump Slams Controversial Spying Program His White House Aggressively Supports

Meanwhile, another House bill based off last year's FISA Amendments Reauthorization Act of 2017 ( H.R. 4478 ) will extend NSA's mass surveillance to six years, as wel...

Jan 12 2018

Trump Administration Paves Way For Ohio's Medicaid Work Requirement

Medicaid, the government's largest health insurance program, covers more than 70 million people. The directive spells out who is excluded from the new work requireme...

Jan 12 2018

Ecuador confirms it granted citizenship to Assange

Ecuador's Foreign Minister, Maria Fernanda Espinosa , certainly seems keen to have Mr Assange out of the embassy . Assange, who is Australian, first sought refuge at...

Jan 11 2018

Weekend weather: More snow and rain followed by sun

Breezy, with a south southwest wind 8 to 13 miles per hour increasing to 18 to 23 miles per hour in the afternoon. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible. N...

Jan 10 2018

Cornyn Says Democrats Hold Spending Bill Hostage on Immigration

Trump past year ended the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which shielded more than 700,000 people from deportation and gave them the right to wo...

Jan 10 2018

Trump Suggests Freezing $1.9B in Aid to Pakistan Just the Start

Pakistani Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif, in an interview with the local Geo News television, said the USA was "now neither a friend nor ally but a friend who always b...

Jan 10 2018

Alligators survive freezing waters by poking noses through ice

The cold temperatures have caused the pond they live in to freeze over. "They can sense temperature changes and will stick their noses out of the water to breathe", How...

Jan 10 2018

Teacher Arrested For Asking Why Superintendent Got A Raise

Hargrave later raises her hand and when called on again asks a question about the issue of teacher salaries and pay raises. The instructor was called upon a moment time...

Jan 09 2018

Egypt to hold presidential elections in March

Former Egyptian prime minister Ahmed Shafik has said via his Twitter account he will no longer challenge incumbent President Abdel Fattah El Sisi in this year's election...

Jan 09 2018

Israel Releases Blacklist Of 20 'Boycott' Groups

The leader of the UK's Labour party, Jeremy Corbyn, is a patron of the Palestine Solidarity Campaign which has been included on Israel's so-called BDS blacklist . "H...

Jan 09 2018

Supreme Court to review 2013 verdict that upheld Section 377

The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals allowed the law to take effect in June 2017, finding that the plaintiffs lacked standing because they could not identify an entity t...

Jan 09 2018

Mumbai Cinevista Studio fire: One body recovered from accident site in Kanjurmarg

Sources are saying that Sony Tv's upcoming show which is featuring Jennifer Winget currently-running show which is featuring Zayed Khan, Nikita Dutta, Vatsal Seth was bei...

Jan 08 2018

Late-Night Hosts Are Campaigning for Trump's 'Most Dishonest & Corrupt Media Awards'

It all began when President Trump tweeted Tuesday: "I will be announcing THE MOST DISHONEST & CORRUPT MEDIA AWARDS OF THE YEAR on Monday at 5:00 o'clock". "Stay tuned...

Jan 08 2018

Meryl Streep Brings Activist Ai-jen Poo to Golden Globes 2018!

Other actresses bringing along activists to Sunday night's ceremony in Los Angeles include Emma Watson , Amy Poehler , and Shailene Woodley . Streep - who has been ...

Jan 08 2018

Four policemen killed in Sopore IED blast

Authorities had deployed a large number of forces in the market and other areas of Sopore in the wake of the protest shutdown. The security forces launched cordon and s...

Jan 08 2018

Man dies in Sweden after picking up suspected hand grenade

The Expressen and Aftonbladet newspapers said the device was a hand grenade, but that has not been confirmed. Police also said the man died at the hospital and that t...