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Texas city offers Harvey relief in exchange for Israel no-boycott pledge

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has criticized the application an attack on free speech. The state of Texas passed a law in May banning state ...


India rout Pakistan 4-0, enter Asia Cup hockey final

With this victory, India have now entered the final of the continental tournament as the toppers of Super 4 with seven points. Second-placed Malaysia took the...


City of lights celebrates the festival of lights

On this day, people purchase gold, silver or copper utensils as it is considered auspicious.The Hindi financial year starts with Diwali and hence, this day is a...


Brian Storm Is Coming To The UK This Weekend!

CHECK the Met Office website for the latest weather warnings. So it's time to say goodbye to those sun hats. The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for st...


General Motors to pay Kentucky $1.3 million for defective ignition switches

According to state investigators, GM allegedly knew certain vehicles had a safety defect with the ignition switch as of 2004 but delayed issuing a recall until ...


North Korea to keep up nuclear tests

A report by United Nations experts seen by the AP in March showed how Pyongyang evades sanctions imposed for its nuclear and ballistic missile programs to coope...


Loving 'War Hero' Admits He Lied His Ass Off About His Service

Fox News is having to retract a story this week after it was taken by a U.S. Navy veteran claiming to have served as a member of Navy SEAL. And finally, Gara...


Volvo unveils first Polestar model, part of green vehicle push in China

The Polestar 1 is a plug-in hybrid Grand Tourer Coupé with a range of 150 kilometers (93 miles) using only its available electric power. The Polestar 1 will...


Pro-Trump pol, tapped as drug czar, slammed for pharma ties

President Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday morning, two days after CBS' 60 Minutes program featured several former employees of the Drug Enforcement Administr...


Minnesotans don't need new ID for a year

Dunlap says the new waiver will allow ME residents to use their standard driver's licenses and IDs to access federal facilities and to board commercial aircraft...


Forbes 400 List: 10 Richest People in America for 2017

The Forbes 400 list features the wealthiest billionaires in the U.S., but not every American with three commas in their net worth made the cut. Forbes repo...


Thousands of Rohingya refugees stranded near Bangladesh-Myanmar border

An analysis of newly released satellite images revealed 288 Rohingya villages were targeted in arson attacks in Rakhine since August 25, and 66 of those village...


U.S. expects Pak to take decisive action against terrorists: Rex Tillerson

While President Donald Trump has looked to deepen cooperation with China on addressing the nuclear threat from North Korea, he's sought a much closer relation...


Kenya Election Commissioner Flees Country Few Days To Polls

Odinga received nearly 45 percent of the vote in the August 8 election. Last evening, Dr Akombe singled out Mr Chiloba, heaping the August 8 election irregula...


12, including 11 security personnel, killed in terror attacks across Pakistan

Rescue teams transferred the injured to the nearby Civil Hospital and Combined Military Hospital (CMH) where an emergency was declared. Security forces reache...


Mexico minister says can't yet see common ground to finish NAFTA talks

Robert Lighthizer , the U.S. Trade Representative, didn't mince words in response to the criticism. "We have a lot of trade, a lot of reasons to trade". The U...


North Korean UN diplomat warns nuclear war may be imminent

Speaking to the the UN General Assembly's disarmament committee, Kim In-ryong explained that no other country in the world has been subjected to such an "extrem...


United States indicts two Chinese in major fentanyl trafficking case

The two men, identified as Jian Zhang and Xiaobing Yan, were indicted by grand juries in the Southern District of MS and the District of North Dakota for " sepa...


Ask Kelly whether Obama called after his son was killed in action

Trump made this claim while explaining why he had not yet made a statement about the four US special-forces who had died on October 4 in Niger during a deadly...


Sri Lanka skipper pulls out of Pakistan tour citing security reasons

The Pakistan Cricket Board on Tuesday announced the 16-man squad for the three-match Twenty20 worldwide (T20I) series between Pakistan and Sri Lanka ...


Donald Trump On Mike Pence: He Wants to 'Hang' All Gay People

Mr Trump repeatedly chided Vice President Mike Pence for his religious views during a meeting with a legal scholar, according to the New Yorker's Jane Me...


Passengers panic as AirAsia flight plunges over 6000m in mid-air scare

Previously, The Sydney Morning Herald news portal reported that the passengers described how they were instructed to adopt the brace position and use their ox...


Taj was built by traitors, says BJP's Sangeet Som

The BJP stepped into the row with party spokesperson G V L Narasimha Rao describing Muslim rule in India as "barbaric and a period of incomparable intolerance...


India beat Pakistan with 3-1 in Hockey Asia Cup 2017

Now, India lies at the top of their Pool A which also features tournament hosts Bangladesh along with Japan and Pakistan. Chinglesnsana Singh (17th minute), R...


Okorocha's Unveiling of Jacob Zuma Statue 'Embarrassing,' Group Says

Still others questioned why the Imo State governor chose to erect a statue of a South African leader rather than a notable Nigerian. As part of the welcome pa...


US Supreme Court Keeps Microsoft Ireland Email Case Alive

The US Supreme Court will review a case concerning whether law enforcement can demand data stored overseas from a US-based email provider, according to a court...


New York, other states sue to halt Trump from scrapping Obamacare subsidies

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman described the decision, announced late October 12 by the White House, as "Cruel", "breathtakingly reckless" and "u...


Kurds, Iraqi forces in stand-off in Kirkuk

In Iraq, the Kurdish Peshmerga forces have rejected a warning from the country's paramilitary force to withdraw from a strategic junction in south of Kirkuk. Th...


Turkey welcomes Hamas-Fatah reconciliation

Abbas welcomed the deal in comments to AFP and said he considered it a "final agreement to end the division"-though many details remain to be resolved and...


German Football Team distracts from losses by kneeling down

The club then posted a picture on their official Twitter account with the caption: " Hertha BSC stands for tolerance and responsibility!" President Trump s...


Michel Barnier: Brexit negotiations have hit 'disturbing' deadlock

They all rule out a clear move to trade talks but many expect "positive language" to try to defuse British accusations of Brussels intransigence and to help May...


Susan Collins Forgoes Bid For Maine Governor, Will Run For Re-Election Instead

Collins and LePage mark out the two poles of the state's Republican party, with the senator routinely working with Democrats in Washington while the governor ...


Congress workers celebrate party's victory in Nanded civic polls

Chavan, whose hometown remains one of the last unvanquished political bastions in the state, said the BJP, which had made big claims of victory, could not achie...


Himachal Pradesh assembly election on November 9

As soon as a voter casts his vote, a screen attached to the VVPAT machine will flash the symbol of the party and the candidate's name for seven seconds so tha...


JK: LeT commander Waseem Shah, another terrorist killed in Pulwama encounter

Lashkar's district commander for Shopian, Waseem Shah, was killed along with an associate Nasir Ahmad Mir at Litter village of Pulwama in a gun fight. A police ...