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Korea falls to Austria in alpine skiing team event

Nita Ambani, Member, International Olympic Committee (IOC) now at the 2018 Winter Olympics, PyeongChang, here today presented the medal award to Switzerland - v...


Withdrawal of troops caused Dapchi girls abduction - Governor

TheCable reports that Abubakar confessed to being one of the brains behind the kidnap of over 200 girls at a girls secondary school in Chibok, Borno state as ...


Florida governor proposes new gun sale limits after school shooting

Why? In addition to banning firearm sales to anyone under 21, the governor called for a trained law enforcement officer for every school and one for every 1,000...


Dalit girl burnt alive in UP village, no one held

Her charred body was found outside her village, about 100 km from Lucknow . The victim identified as Moni, who was on her way to a vegetable market on her cy...


Syrian Kurd Leader Detained In Prague

A prominent leader of Syria's Kurdish community has been detained by Czech authorities on a warrant from Turkey. Czech police say that have arrested and place...


Jesus' burial site in Jerusalem shut over tax dispute

The homeowners don't know who their landlords are and are exposed to eviction or significantly higher land leases, said Azaria, a former deputy mayor of Jerusal...


Al-Azhar condemns deadly Somalia twin blast

However, al-Shabab said it had targeted security forces. The first blast went off at about 6:30 p.m., followed minutes later by a second explosion, both near ...


India outplay South Africa to win T20I series Video

While none of the players could cross the fifty-run mark, India rode on strokeful forties by comeback man Suresh Raina and opener Shikhar Dhawan . Hardik P...


Fisher, Pepperell lead Qatar Masters

Pepperell entered the day a shot off the lead but a birdie on the first gave him a share - further gains on the fifth, seventh and tenth had him two ahead. The ...


Rain and Thunderstorms Potential This Weekend

A rumble or two of thunder is certainly possible. The morning rain will have moved out and we will just be waiting for those afternoon showers and storms. Rain ...


Rahul attacks PM over Rs 390-crore banking fraud by Delhi jeweller

He also claimed that the Rs 390-crore fraud also took place in the same manner like the previous scams by the use of fake letters of undertaking and added that ...


Answers to Trump's tweets on Russian Federation probe

And curious Americans want to know. And while Facebook and Mueller's indictment focus on the Russian Internet Research Agency, some in Congress have suggest...


#BoycottNRA: US bank, vehicle rental company cut ties with NRA

The backlash against the NRA began late Thursday when the First National Bank of Omaha , the largest privately held banking group in the USA, also said that it...


Ex-Trump campaign aide Rick Gates pleads guilty to conspiracy, lying

Manafort, 68, has been accused by the team investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 United States presidential elections and possible collusion with the Tru...


Former Trump Adviser Pleads Guilty in the Mueller Inquiry

The charges come just two days after Alex Van der Zwaan , a prominent, Russian-connected attorney, was charged with misleading the Federal Bureau of Investigat...


China proposes to let Xi Jinping extend presidency beyond 2023

While important party posts were unveiled at the party congress in October, government positions including the roles of premier and ministers still need to be d...


Hertz cuts ties with NRA

ThinkProgress noted that First National Bank offered two NRA cards, each with a $40 bonus, and touted it as "enough to reimburse your one-year NRA membersh...


Mother, daughter thwart armed robbery attempt at Oklahoma liquor store

A mom and daughter working at the family's liquor store shot an armed robber several times on Thursday evening, officials said. Multiple law enforcement agenc...


PM Modi urges scientists to find ways to enhance lives of humankind

The former union minister said that the prime minister should explain why these scamsters "gained" while the nation faced losses under his watch. Modi yesterday...


Pakistan back on terrorist financing list

Currently, the FATF's website shows Ethiopia, Iraq, Serbia, Sri Lanka, Syria, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Vanuatu and Yemen in the "grey list". But reports ...