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Nov 20 2017

U.S. military truck crash kills elderly civilian in Okinawa, Japan

US service members on Okinawa have been banned from drinking and restricted to base or their off-base residences following a fatal accident between a USA service member a...

Nov 20 2017

Gerry Adams to announce retirement as Sinn Féin president today

Although many identify Adams as a member of the IRA since 1966 and a commander for decades, Adams has long insisted he was never a member. Adams said he would be replac...

Nov 20 2017

No tsunami threat to Hawaii after 7.0 quake in Pacific Basin

The Pacific Tsunami Centre warns of "possible" hazardous waves within 300 kilometres of the epicentre. New Caledonia is a French territory, made up a series of islands....

Nov 20 2017

Israeli minister: We have secret ties with 'many' Arab states

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said Iranian missiles did not respect the sanctity of Islam in Mecca. "Unfortunately countries like the Saudi regime are pursuin...

Nov 20 2017

Syrian army retakes last IS stronghold in Syria for 2nd time

The note said that the Syrian forces and their associates crossed the Euphrates River to the islet through a large bridge built with the cooperation of Russian units. Ira...

Nov 20 2017

Indira Gandhi was a mother to this nation, says Varun Gandhi

Indira Gandhi was born on November 19, 1917 and went on to become the only woman Prime Minister India has seen. BJP MP Varun Gandhi on Sunday hailed his grandmother and...

Nov 20 2017

Pentagon releases sexual assault data

Then there was a slight decline previous year to 114. Pentagon statistics released Friday show that the world's largest Navy base in Norfolk fielded more sexual ass...

Nov 20 2017

Germany, Sweden, EU extend strong support to Bangladesh on Rohingya issue

The campaign has been described by the United Nations as "ethnic cleansing" and drawn widespread outrage from the worldwide community. The economic corridor, in conside...

Nov 20 2017

Stampede kills 15 near popular tourist town in Morocco

Fifteen people have died after a stampede broke out at a market in Morocco today . Local media reported a "benefactor" had begun a distribution at a stall when a crowd ...

Nov 20 2017

Donald Trump nuclear order could be refused - General John Hyten

Hyten said though that if the "illegal" command did come, they would go through a process to find a better solution. While the President retains that authority, Hyten p...

Nov 20 2017

Authorities seek suspect in fatal shooting of Pennsylvania police officer

Friday, according to CBS Pittsburgh . He shot and killed 25-year-old Officer Brian Shaw on November 17. They said the suspect fled the scene and remains at large. Duri...

Nov 20 2017

Japan's Abe vows to bolster defense amid North Korea threat

The regime already has one Sinpo-class submarine, which can make short journeys but is not yet able to launch ballistic missiles, the International Institute for Strategi...

Nov 20 2017

Love-Jihad? Former model says husband forced her to convert

Presently, the Bandra police in Mumbai are investigating the case. Interestingly, Rashmi called upon the media to her husband's house and escorted the camera person t...

Nov 20 2017

Ed Sheeran woos audience in Mumbai concert

Choreographer/filmmaker Farah Khan threw a big do at her residence, where Shah Rukh Khan , Neha Dhupia, Shahid Kapoor , Malaika Arora Khan, Bhumi Pednekar and more came...

Nov 20 2017

Israel Ready to Work With Saudis Against Iran

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has boasted about growing cooperation between Israel and Arab nations it does not have diplomatic relations with, especially regarding ...

Nov 19 2017

Trump adds five conservatives to list of possible Supreme Court picks

Kavanaugh recently wrote a dissent when his colleagues on the federal appeals court in Washington allowed an immigrant teen in US custody to have an abortion. Carrie Se...

Nov 19 2017

Hopes sprout in AIADMK as EC favours Nitish Kumar

The issue arose when the Sharad Yadav faction staked a claim to the party symbol, as the Nitish Kumar-led group struck an alliance with the BJP to form the government i...

Nov 19 2017

High school science teacher arrested for improper sexual relationship with student

On the day she was arrested, Day planned to meet with the victim in her home, and when deputies arrived they used the boy's phone to text her and say "he" had arrived. Du...

Nov 19 2017

Sylvester Stallone accused of sexually assaulting 16-year-old girl

Stallone allegedly had sex with the girl after which he reportedly invited De Luca to join them. The teenager, according to the report, said she was " very uncomfortabl...

Nov 19 2017

Gadgets, papers on benami assets seized from Poes Garden, says IT official

Watch accompanying video of Poornima Murali for more details . Training the guns on Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami and his deputy O. Panneerselvam for not con...