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Aug 14 2017

Man charged with murder of Banham grandfather Peter Wrighton

A post-mortem examination revealed he died from multiple stab wounds to the neck and head. The body of the 83-year-old was found in woodland at around 10.45am on Saturd...

Aug 14 2017

5-judge Constitution bench may hear pleas challenging Article 35A: SC

The NC has alleged that the abolition of Article 35A will adversely affect people of Jammu region and has called for a referendum in Jammu on the same. "All this is being...

Aug 14 2017

Ukraine denies selling North Korea nuclear missile engines

State-owned Yuzhmash said it does not produce military-grade ballistic missiles anymore. "The information presented in the report is not consistent with reality: in par...

Aug 14 2017

Ivanka Trump's Charlottesville Response, Taylor Swift's Lawsuit Dropped, and Clarks' Shoe Sexism

At his January inauguration, black-clad anti-Trump protesters in Washington smashed windows, torched cars and clashed with police, leading to more than 200 arrests. A s...

Aug 14 2017

Corruption case: Supreme Court wants Karti Chidambaram to remain in India

Supreme Court on Monday stayed Madras High Court's order that had put on hold the look out notce issued against Karti Chidambaram in an alleged corruption case, accord...

Aug 14 2017

Amid renewed North Korea tensions, China appoints new special envoy

On Monday, Beijing issued an official ban on the imports effective from Tuesday as it moved to implement the sanctions. "To make an announcement that they're going to d...

Aug 14 2017

Vigils held in South Florida for Charlottesville

Galen thought the Columbia community should do something to show support for the people in Charlottesville, so she made a decision to organize the vigil. Those who attend...

Aug 14 2017

Man charged in jet ski crash, search for missing teen continues

Police Chief James Spinney says officers responded to the river at about 10:30 p.m. Sunday and learned that the two craft had collided, knocking the girl who had been a p...

Aug 14 2017

Mining magnate Beny Steinmetz held by police in Israel

Bezeq said that Granot had been released without any restrictive conditions preventing his continued tenure as acting chairman. Israeli police said on Monday five su...

Aug 14 2017

Willie Nelson Cuts Show Short, Cites Utah's High Altitude

He apologized in a statement posted to his social media accounts, writing: "This is Willie I am sorry to have to cut the SLC show short tonight The altitude got to me". W...

Aug 14 2017

Top US officer warns N. Korea that US military is 'ready'

President Donald Trump once called Kim a "pretty smart cookie". Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Joseph Dunford, who is now in South Korea, sent a serious message ...

Aug 14 2017

Two hurt when gas grill explodes in SUV, police say

According to the National Fire Prevention Association , there are more than 7,000 gas grill fires and 287,000 vehicle fires every year. The propane tank was open on the g...

Aug 14 2017

Learner drivers to be allowed on motorways from 2018

The Government ruling lifts the ban that prevents provisional licence holders from driving on motorways, provided that they're accompanied by a qualified instructor and u...

Aug 14 2017

Pictures of Charlottesville United in Mourning Are Heartbreaking and Hopeful

That people approach this agenda with inconsistencies. No arrests were reported. But video replayed over the weekend on cable news and social media appears to show lo...

Aug 14 2017

Helicopter crashes in Virginia

Police said Lt. H. Jay Cullen of Midlothian and Trooper-Pilot Burke M.M. Bates of Quinton were killed in the crash. Bates' immediate family lives in Knoxville. Trooper-Pi...

Aug 14 2017

Action again North Korea's ballistic missiles a hard call for US

Now, it is at the center of a different kind of peril, following North Korea's specific threat to attack the USA territory with a volley of Hwasong-12 missiles. The gover...

Aug 14 2017

Trump doubles down on support for struggling Luther Strange

On a humid afternoon, U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks , on his campaign bus named the Drain the Swamp Express, pulled into a central Alabama farmer's market and said he is the true ...

Aug 14 2017

Sharad Yadav Attacks Nitish Kumar, Says JD(U) Is My Party Too

A letter to this effect was handed over to Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu by party MPs in the morning at his residence. The name of JD-U's Rajya Sabha member Ram Ch...

Aug 14 2017

Over 600000 displaced Syrians returned home so far this year - United Nations agency

Eighty-four per cent of the 602,759 who returned to their homes between January and July this year had taken refuge elsewhere within the country, while the remaining 16 p...

Aug 14 2017

Trump to ramp up trade pressure on China with call for probe

The trade investigation could strain relations between the USA and China as the two countries wrestle with the unpredictable situation over North Korea . Beijing knows ...