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Oct 03 2017

Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: At Least Two Blasts Hit Damascus

At least 10 people were killed in Damascus on Monday in a suicide bomb explosion at a police station, reports said. The Syrian Ministry of Interior said that suicide bo...

Oct 03 2017

West Tennessee man killed in mass shooting at Las Vegas concert

She said they were running away, when she felt him get shot. Melton's wife, Heather Gulish Melton, said she is in complete disbelief. She says her husband was the mos...

Oct 03 2017

I'll meet with Trump if he asks: San Juan Mayor

Returning to the White House, Trump told reporters Sunday evening: "We're doing really well on Puerto Rico". Hospitals ran low on diesel for generators. "Not federal wo...

Oct 03 2017

Pakistan firing kills boy, teenage girl in Kashmir

A five-year-old is the youngest among the injured. The injured have been admitted a district hospital in the Digwar sector of Poonch . Pakistan's claims that it wants ...

Oct 03 2017

Responding to Erdogan, Netanyahu Denies Mossad Had Role in Kurdish Referendum

The results of Kurdish independence vote showed that the referendum would have "a lot of risks for the security of Iraq and the region", he was quoted as saying. A day ...

Oct 03 2017

US Navy investigating reported jet crash in Tennessee

Tellico Plains is about 60 miles southwest of Knoxville, Tennessee. It is believed a Navy training plane with two people on board crashed near River Road on Sunday. Acc...

Oct 03 2017

Myanmar has proposed to take back Rohingya refugees, says Bangladesh foreign minister

COLOMBO , Sri Lanka (AP) - Sri Lankan authorities have arrested seven people, including at least one Buddhist monk, suspected of storming a United Nations safe house for ...

Oct 03 2017

Trump slams Puerto Rico mayor, Democrats, news media over Hurricane Maria response

Comedian Rob Delaney, meanwhile, tweeted , "You literally sent this from a golf course you fat bigot". - Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 30, 2017 I wi...

Oct 03 2017

US Is Seeking Dialogue With North Korea: "We Do Talk to Them"

Asked how he could know whether the North would even contemplate coming to the table, Tillerson told reporters in Beijing: "We are probing , so stay tuned". "They're a...

Oct 03 2017

Abbas's Fatah to take control of Gaza as part of reconciliation

He said Hamas will push for the success of bilateral talks with Fatah under Egyptian supervision next week in Cairo that will follow up the restart of the PA government i...

Oct 03 2017

Kim Jong-nam murder: Accused women plead not guilty, say was tricked

The prosecution said the intention was apparent as the accused smeared the victim's face and eyes with VX nerve agent, which a post-mortem confirmed had killed Kim. At ...

Oct 03 2017

'Spurned' Narayan Rane floats own party

Referring to the BJP, he said, "I have friends there, so I have no issues with the party". Rane had been the revenue minister in the erstwhile Shiv Seva-BJP government ...

Oct 03 2017

U.S. in direct communication with North Korea - Rex Tillerson

Tillerson's stop in the Chinese capital was helping lay the preparation for a November state visit by Trump, some portion of a five-country swing through Asia. authoriti...

Oct 02 2017

After Harvey Relief Effort, Texas First Responders Help Puerto Rico

He said the hurricane "totally destroyed" Puerto Rico and that "the military and first responders, despite no electric, roads, phones etc., have done an unbelievable jo...

Oct 02 2017

New Governors Appointed for Assam, Meghalaya and Arunchal Pradesh

While he retired in 1995, he also received Commendation for Gallant Role in Counter Terrorist Operations. On Ganga Prasad's appointment as Meghalaya's governor , Chi...

Oct 02 2017

Trump bashes mayor of San Juan for 'poor leadership ability'

Gas stations and supermarkets are rationing supplies, while banks are running low on cash. Trump has waived the law for 10 days to allow foreign ships to deliver food, ...

Oct 02 2017

Macklemore To Donate 'Same Love' Earnings To 'Yes' Campaign

The Grammy Award-winning artist performed his hit song in front of as many as 80,000 people on Sunday night despite criticism from Tony Abbott , Bob Katter and a numbe...

Oct 02 2017

Trump disparages San Juan mayor who criticized Hurricane Maria response

Ten days after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico , the US territory's governor approved a moratorium on rent payments for those living in public housing as residents...

Oct 02 2017

California schools warn flutes could be tainted with semen

Several school districts alerted parents on Friday to turn in the flutes to authorities after the California Department of Justice and the U.S. Postal Service launc...

Oct 02 2017

Saudi Arabian women targeted with vehicle adverts

The country's ban on women obtaining a Saudi Arabian driving licence, or driving in the country, was unique. "The royal decree will implement the provisions of traffic ...