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Jan 23 2018

Pennsylvania Supreme Court rules congressional mapping unconstitutional

In the order from the court, which ruled 4-3, the judges found that the "Congressional Redistricting Act of 2011 clearly, plainly and palpably violates the Constitution o...

Jan 23 2018

Steve Smith rejects ball tampering talk after ODI series loss to England

Such was the Midas nature of his touch that even when he dug out a Mitchell Starc yorker it yielded four runs. The England all-rounder had an abysmal Ashes series ...

Jan 23 2018

Suspect in custody after school shooting in Italy, Texas

The school will partner with Region 10 to provide grief counseling for students, he said. Edge says the male suspect fired a semi-automatic.380 handgun. Italy High Scho...

Jan 22 2018

Britain Will Have Its "Own Solution" To EU Links, France's Macron Says

France would "probably" have voted to leave the European Union if it had held an in/out referendum, according to the country's leader. The French President, who visit...

Jan 22 2018

German election would further harm SPD, Schulz warns

In the event, "Merkel fatigue" set in, as did many Germans' desire to punish her for having opened the borders to a million asylum seekers in 2015. A Forsa survey this ...

Jan 22 2018

US Competitive Warfighting Edge Has Slipped, Says Mattis

In presenting the new strategy, Defence Secretary James Mattis said: "We will continue to prosecute the campaign against terrorists that we are engaged in today, but grea...

Jan 22 2018

N. Koreans to Compete in 3 Events at PyeongChang Olympics

Interestingly, a total of 12 North Korean athletes will be added to the existing South Korean Women's Ice Hockey squad to feature in a unified team. The IOC also made a...

Jan 21 2018

Battlefield 1 Getting Meat Cleaver in Apocalypse DLC

Called Apocalypse , the new content includes five new maps . There will be new assignments included with Battlefield 1: Apocalypse . London Calling: With you...

Jan 21 2018

Soldier, 3 civilians killed in Pak shelling

A Border Security Force ( BSF ) jawan and a civilian were killed in fresh ceasefire violations by Pakistan troops along the International Border (IB) in Jammu on Thur...

Jan 21 2018

Monday date for Loya plea

Justices A K Sikri, N V Ramana, U U Lalit and D Y Chandrachud were reported to be among them. They included justices S A Bobde and L Nageswara Rao, who had visited Just...

Jan 21 2018

Delhi government orders probe into Bawana warehouse fire

Officials said that the rescue operations are underway as more people are suspected to be trapped inside, however the situation is totally under control. Around 15 fire e...

Jan 21 2018

Kim K, Kanye West name their newborn girl Chicago

Kardashian revealed the name, without explanation, in a simple update to the birth announcement she made earlier this week. Little Chicago was born via a surrogate on...

Jan 21 2018

Autopsy Shows Roy Halladay Had Morphine In System At Time Of Death

The autopsy did not say whether Halladay had prescriptions for the medications found in his system, the Times reported . Toxicology results in the autopsy show Hallada...

Jan 21 2018

Twitter updates total of Russia-linked election bots to 50000

Meanwhile, Twitter said in a blog post Friday that it would email almost 678,000 people in the U.S.to notify them they had followed accounts linked to Russian propagand...

Jan 20 2018

Bare-Chested Putin Takes Icy Plunge to Mark Orthodox Epiphany

It was the first time that Putin had participated in the ritual, although his spokesperson Dmitry Peskov later claimed that he had been "plunging into an ice hole for...

Jan 20 2018

Banning Spielberg in Lebanon

Bassam Eid, product manager for Empire Cinemas in Lebanon and distributor of " The Post ", said social media campaigns have started to put more pressure on Lebanon's gove...

Jan 19 2018

Trump Calls Apple's Overseas Cash Return 'Huge Win' for US

Apple has provided a curriculum for kindergarten through 12th grades on using Swift, the programming language developed by the company. Apple claims these new investme...

Jan 19 2018

Bitcoin slumps to $10000 after losing half its value

Such a ban would require a majority vote from the country's National Assembly, which the Evening Standard reports could take months or possibly years. The cryptocurrenc...

Jan 19 2018

Syrian Government: US Military Presence in Syria Is Act of Aggression

Tillerson repeated his stance that the way forward in Syria does not include Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. If the US were to withdraw, it would also "provide Ira...

Jan 18 2018

Amazon Alexa and Echo set for Febuary launch

While the rollout might be good for Australians and New Zealanders who want Echoes for themselves, it'll be harder for Amazon to wean them off other music streaming s...