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South Africa's ANC downgrades Israeli Embassy in solidarity with Palestinians

After the U.S. veto, the United Nations General Assembly is now set to vote for or against the withdrawal of Trump's recognition of Jerusalem in an "emergency...


Zanco announces possibly the world's smallest phone

Kickstarter Campaign has introduced a phone called Zanco Tiny T1 which it claims to be the smallest phone in the world. The phone lets you make calls and s...


Top court: Uber should be regulated like a taxi company

Bernardine Adkins, head of EU, Trade and competition law at Gowling WLG welcomed the "vital clarity" that the ECJ's decision had given to Uber's status in the t...


IAF Orders 83 Tejas MK 1A Fighters From HAL

The latest order if delivered will help the IAF in combating the depleting strength of fighter jets in its squadron, which now has only 33 fighter aircraft. The...


Barcelona firm filing Uber lawsuit hails ruling

A debate in Europe over whether ride-hailing app Uber [UBER.UL] is merely a digital company or one providing transport services will be decided when the top E...


China's Didi raises $4 bn to fund global turf war with Uber

People familiar with the matter told the Wall Street Journal that Softbank and the UAE state fund Mubadala Investment participated in the latest round. The ...


N.Korea denies WannaCry cyberattack involvement

North Korea accused the U.S. of trying to create an "atmosphere of sanctions and pressure" against the DPRK by labelling it a criminal state. White House Home...


PDP faction named Fresh PDP sets up Abuja secretariat

Some aggrieved members of the former ruling party had on Wednesday, announced the emergence of a parallel faction known as " Fresh PDP ", in Abuja . Some oth...


NASCAR legendary owner Richard Childress shoots at home intruders

Investigators said Childress armed himself and fired shots at the three robbery suspects. It's unknown if any of Childress's shots struck any of the assailant...


Dead and 100 Injured in the quake from Last Night in Iran

A 5.2 magnitude natural disaster hit Iran near its capital of Tehran on Wednesday. The epicenter of the quake was near the towns of Malard and Meshkin Dasht...


Bihar: Boiler explosion kills at least four, injures nine in Gopalganj

The tragedy is a brutal reminder of boiler blast at NTPC plant in Uttar Pradesh's Rae Bareli, where 46 people were killed. Among the deceased are Arjun Kushwa...


Nucor Corporation (NUE): Examining the Technicals

Insiders have sold a total of 41,717 shares of company stock valued at $2,470,331 in the last ninety days. Macquarie Research maintained Nucor Corporation ( N...


Pence to delay Mideast trip over tax reform vote

There was no estimate of the costs of the preparation. During the interview, Ingraham pressed Pence on what the Trump administration would need to do to convi...


Sales of new-build leasehold houses banned

Sajid Javid , the communities secretary, said all councils would be able to raise council tax by up to 2.99% next year to fund local services, which is 1% more ...


Four dead, 88 missing as ferry carrying 238 passengers sinks off Philippines

A survivor, Donel Jade Mendiola, told DZMM radio that bad weather briefly delayed the ferry's departure, but the weather improved and it then departed Quezon'...


Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe jailed in Iran 'eligible for early release'

Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe was serving a five-year sentence on charges of planning to topple the Iranian government but was brought back to court to face... A family...


Trump says he isn't considering firing Mueller over emails

In addition to the emails, CNN reported , Mueller's team was also able to secure access to "transition laptops, cell phones and at least one iPad" without ...


Trump Commutes Prison Sentence for Former Iowa Agriprocessors CEO

Rubashkin made national headlines nine years ago after federal agents arrived by helicopter at the Agriprocessors plant in Postville, Iowa, and detained almost ...


South Korea fires shots after another North Korea soldier defects

Hackers stole about 17 percent of YouBit's cryptocurrency in the attack, which happened at 4:35 a.m., the exchange said in a statement posted on its website. Th...


Ashes 2017: England players safe after Melbourne auto attack

Paramedics took 19 people to nearby hospitals, including the driver. The alleged driver of the vehicle is a 32-year-old man of Afghan descent who was arrested...