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Early marriages take away self-esteem, confidence of girl child

According to the IPC, Section 2 of Article 375 , "A man is said to commit rape if he penetrates his penis, to any extent, into the vagina, mouth, urethra or a...


Former World Best Footballer, George Weah Wins Liberia Presidential Election

However, most analysts expect it to go to a second round, as a candidate needs more than 50% of the votes for outright victory. Weah, who emerged the world's ...


Lavrov says Tehran abides by all commitments on Iran nuclear deal

She noted that the global community, including the European Union and other United States allies, will continue to abide by the deal even if Trump chooses not...


Hamas: Deal reached with Palestinian rival Fatah

Fatah party lost control of Gaza to Hamas, considered a terrorist group by the West and Israel, in fighting in 2007. Egypt has previously attempted to help H...


Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg to meet with Russian Federation investigators on Capitol Hill

Earlier reports said Russian operatives bought ads across several of Google's services without the company's knowledge, in the latest evidence that their c...


Alibaba to launch US$15bn R&D campaign

According to Alibaba's Chief Technology Officer Jeff Zhang, "The Alibaba DAMO Academy will be at the forefront of developing next-generation technology th...


The Feud Between Trump and Corker Is Puzzling to Washington Insiders

As turmoil continues to envelop Trump's administration, the president has become "unstable", and has started "unraveling", and has been "consumed with dark mood...


Korean lawmaker says North Korea hacked war plans

Operational Plan 3100 details how to respond to North Korean provocations, Yonhap reports . Democratic Party representative Rhee Cheol-hee said in radio ...


Clinton Finally Comments on Sexual Misconduct Accusations Against Weinstein: 'Shocked and Appalled'

Weinstein who launched the Weinstein Company in 2005 was sacked by co-chairman and brother Bob Weinstein Sunday due to the allegations. But when pushed furthe...


Su-24 fighter jet crashes in Syria during takeoff killing the crew

Russian frontline su-24 bomber crashed during takeoff from the air base Hamm in Syria , according to the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation. The cre...


Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga quits election rerun

The protests started after the electoral body announced incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta as the victor of the August 8 election. His Jubilee Party has ins...


Saudi buys Russia's S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems

The approval has now opened the way for Saudi Arabia's purchasing of the 44 Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) launchers and 360 missiles, as well ...


Heavy rainfall predicted in West Bengal, Jharkhand, Bihar and Odisha

It has now moved close to Purulia, regional Met director said G K Das said. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) in its latest bulletin said that the obs...


Ivana Trump Takes Credit For President Trump's Success, Bashes Marla Maples

And I don't want to cause any kind of jealousy or something like that, because I'm basically first Trump wife. In her book, she says that she and Trump ar...


Wilton Speight 'Likely' Out For Season With Broken Vertebrae

According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, MI is favored at home, as the Wolverines are getting odds of -10 points against the Spartans. And even though Ohio State h...


13th patient from sweltering Florida nursing home dies

Meanwhile Thursday, Scott released a statement calling on the state Constitution Revision Commission to consider proposals that could help protect residents o...


Trump administration to roll back Obama clean power rule

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell was also present at the event and said that withdrawal from the Clean Power Plan would relax burdens that environme...


Anti-Catalonia independence protests erupt in Barcelona

Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont is expected to address the region's parliament tomorrow, when he could unilaterally declare independence . Catalan officia...


Man who rescued Jasmine Block donates $7000 reward to her family

Earl Melchert, 65, decided that the money would be better spent on Jasmine Block, who had been held captive and abused by three men for a month. When the two ...


Pique Jeered During Spain Game

Pique , a vocal supporter of Catalan independence, voted in the violence-hit election that been declared illegal by the Spanish government, and then later offer...


Does Christopher Columbus Really Deserve A Holiday?

The (Oct. 2) action by the Moscow City Council to replace Columbus Day with a new holiday, Indigenous Peoples Day , is disappointing and sad. We all marc...


Rainy, humid Monday; warmer, less humid on Tuesday

Furthermore, that low is lifting northeast at a fairly good clip, which should limit the steadier rain to the first half of the day. SUNSHINE RETURNS: After...


Vehicle hits pedestrians outside London's Natural History Museum, at least 11 hurt

Most people caught up in the crash were treated for leg and head injuries, the London Ambulance Service said. The woman, who was thought to be in her 30s, ...


Fox News Reporter Claims Harvey Weinstein Masturbated in Front of Her

While the publicist acknowledged receiving the questions, multiple attempts to get a response were unsuccessful. Weinstein has denied "many of the accusations...


California becomes a 'sanctuary state' to protect immigrants from Trump administration

Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones asked Homan for help fighting the so-called sanctuary state bill weeks before the two hosted a town hall meeting in Ma...


Trump expected to decertify Iran nuclear deal

Opposition to the deal was a major part of his campaign previous year. The US President reportedly summoned reporters to a dinner with his highest-ranking mil...


Stars depart Kenya Thursday evening for Uganda 'do-or-die'

Interim coach Moses Basena will however welcome back ace midfielder Tony Mawejje for a their make or break tie against Ghana's Black Stars at Mandela Stadium. E...


Theresa May's speech overshadowed by a persistent cough and a prankster

May's already precarious position looked even worse after her speech was plagued by a prankster trying to deliver a redundancy notice as she spoke, lettering fa...


Kremlin warns US against restrictions on Russian media

The Moscow meeting between the two leaders is seen by analysts as a venue to deepen the relationship and, in the near term, allow the Saudis to nudge Russian ...


Over half million Rohingya fled Myanmar, 2000 per day, says UN

Myanmar has tightly controlled access to the state since then, as the army kickback in the Buddhist-dominated country sent half a million Rohingyas fleeing to ...


Five things to watch at the Japanese Grand Prix

That's the really cool one with the masks and body armour and the massive bamboo swords..." Mercedes are also optimistic their vehicle will be more suited t...


Don't treat Pakistan as a whipping boy: Asif to US

To a question regarding the Foreign Minister's visit to the United States , he said the U.S. has acknowledged Pakistan's vital role and cooperation for solut...


Two astronauts are spacewalking today to fix the space station's robotic arm

But that doesn't mean it doesn't experience wear and tear. 'Congratulations, my friend, on becoming the 221st human to exit in your own personal spacecraft in...


Tom Petty Never Backed Down

The classics " American Girl " and " Breakdown " were on the band's 1976 debut album. Lewis had interviewed Petty before and the rocker sounds relaxed, easily b...


Saudi Aramco Chairman Eyes IPO In Second Half Of 2018 (ALLIPO)

Russia's Industry and Trade Ministry and Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Commerce and Investment signed a memorandum of understanding as part of the Russian-Saudi t...