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Ban on mass incarceration book lifted at 2 jails

The ACLU requested that the prisons remove " The New Jim Crow " from their ban lists by January 24 to be followed by a more complete review of the rest of the c...


Mitt Romney was diagnosed and treated for prostate cancer a year ago

Though he has not announced his future political plans, Romney is widely expected to mount a run later for the Senate seat being vacated at the end of this year...


Braintree MP James Cleverly handed promotion in cabinet reshuffle

BBC political editor Laura Kuenssberg had also named Grayling, citing two unnamed sources, but later tweeted that another source said immigration minister Brand...


International Olympic Committee extends North Korea deadline for Pyeongchang Games

South Korean President Moon Jae-in told CNN past year that North Korean participation in the Olympics would "provide a very good opportunity for inter-Korean pe...


Hurricanes And Wildfires Made 2017 The Costliest US Disaster Year

The only category that did not see a $1 billion disaster a year ago was a winter storm. That topped the $215 billion in losses from events including hurrican...


CAT 2017 results declared, here's how you can check score

There were 231,067 students who had applied for the exam and only 199,632 candidates appeared for CAT 2017 . The results of the Common Admission Test (CAT) e...


Road construction issue in Arunachal Pradesh with China resolved: Army Chief

The army chief said that the Chinese had also reduced the number of troops deployed at Doklam in Bhutan where a face-off that lasted for 72 days past year, befo...


Egypt's ex-PM Shafik says won't run for presidency

Shafiq said last month that he was reconsidering his intention to run in the 2018 presidential elections, after relatives said his whereabouts were unknown for ...


Roy Moore accuser's home burns in fire

Authorities in Alabama say that arson is being considered in an investigation of a January 3 fire that destroyed the home of Tina Johnson, one of the women who ...


Senior Egyptian Intelligence Officer Asks TV Hosts to Accept US Jerusalem Announcement

Egypt was among one of the first countries to criticise the decision by US President Donald Trump, which prompted widespread worldwide condemnation and deadly p...


AMU PhD scholar from JK's Kupwara joins Hizbul Mujahideen

All new schemes developed by the Government especially for Jammu and Kashmir seem to have failed after it was reported that a scholar at Aligarh Muslim Universi...


Twitter explains why it won't suspend Donald Trump's account

It should be added that Twitter's rules forbid the publication of direct threats to anyone, however, since the threat in Trump's tweet is "non-specific", he d...


Billionaire donor Steyer says he won't run for office in 2018

The hedge fund billionaire on Friday said he had read only a handful of excerpts from Michael Wolff's " Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House ", but those...


Trump's Team, FBI In Talks About Possible Mueller Interview With POTUS

NBC reports that Trump's lawyers are seeking to determine whether the special counsel's interest in the president would meet a legal bar for interviewing the na...


Netanyahu: UN's Palestinian Refugee Agency Should Be 'Thing of the Past'

He made a suggestion to the U.S. Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday told his Cabinet that the U.N. Relief Works Agency (UNRWA), which is res...


USA security experts back Iran nuclear deal, as Trump faces deadlines

It is not clear what will the US President Donald Trump's decision be January 12, when he must decide again whether to certify the Islamic Republic's compliance...


U.S. to end special protections for Salvadorans

The Trump administration will end protections for certain nationals of El Salvador, a source familiar with the decision tells CNN, a move that could leave more ...


Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to pay tribute to Lata Mangeshkar in 'Fanne Khan'?

It is with much pride and pleasure that she plays a singer and huge fan of the Goddess Of all melodious things in Atul Manjrekar's Fanney Khan . "Apart from a ...


Trump administration wants $18B to build 'big, lovely wall'

Current funding expires January 19. A recent report states that the multi-billion-dollar plan would build more than 700 miles of barriers. " In some form , ...


Svitolina wins in Brisbane

In each set Svitolina made two breaks and held on to his service never made a problem situation. 3 seed proved too big a challenge for Sasnovich of Belarus, w...