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Dec 27 2017

Google Will Set Up Brick & Mortar Stores In India by Q4 2018

Its hardware includes Google Home smart speakers, Chromecast streaming devices, Pixel laptops and Daydream View virtual reality headsets. In addition to opening pop-...

Dec 27 2017

Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Happy that family reunited, says kin

The wife and mother of an imprisoned Indian naval officer facing the death penalty in Pakistan for espionage and sabotage were allowed to meet with him on Monday in what ...

Dec 27 2017

Democratic candidate asks Virginia elections board to delay tiebreaker until court decision

The postponement comes after lawyers representing Simonds filed a motion asking the board to delay the lot draw. The ballot showed ovals for both candidates filled-in, ...

Dec 27 2017

US, China link up on N. Korean sanctions, share intelligence

The ministry said attention is being drawn to whether North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's New Year address will include the direction of the North's policies regarding th...

Dec 27 2017

'Aggressive US rhetoric' on North Korea unacceptable, Russian FM Lavrov says

Tensions have risen over North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes, which it pursues in defiance of years of UN Security Council resolutions, with bellicose rhetoric c...

Dec 27 2017

Edwardsville Township collecting Christmas trees

Beginning Tuesday, trees are being accepted at more than 30 drop-off locations from Boulder City to Summerlin, and Southern Highlands to North Las Vegas. Before putting t...

Dec 27 2017

Trump Slams FBI, Obamacare in Tuesday Tweets

President Trump slammed the so-called dossier that he says was funded by the Clinton campaign and led to the FBI's Russian election meddling probe. The Fox and Friend...

Dec 27 2017

Weather Advisory: Snow and blowing snow for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

The peak time for snowfall will be from 5 tonight to 5 a.m. Sunday , when the snow should have moved beyond the area. By Monday afternoon, winds will blow from the w...

Dec 26 2017

More than 30 bodies found in burnt Philippine mall: fire chief

Paolo Duterte, the president's son and the vice mayor of Davao, also wrote in a Facebook statement that fire officials had told him there was "zero" chance of anyone trap...

Dec 26 2017

British woman Laura Plummer jailed in Egypt for carrying painkillers

Plummer had claimed the painkiller, legal in the United Kingdom but banned in Egypt, was for her Egyptian partner, to treat his back pain. Her family told British newspap...

Dec 26 2017

Julian Assange's Twitter account reappears after mysterious absence

People trying to access Assange's Twitter page Monday were directed to an "error message" page. We've reached out to Twitter about the incident, but unsurprisingly have y...

Dec 26 2017

Up to 20 cm of snow expected across GTA on Christmas Eve

They are predicting five to 10 cm of snow before this evening. Visibility could be limited by the snowfall, making travel hazardous, the agency added. Cold brisk winds ...

Dec 26 2017

Putin foe clears first step in bid for Russian presidency

Navalny previously received multiple sentences for a number of charges, including fraud and calls to attend "unauthorized" rallies. Mr Navalny came under pressure from ...

Dec 26 2017

North Korea denounces new United Nations sanctions as an 'act of war'

The new sanctions, passed on Friday, includes a ban on almost 90 percent of refined petroleum exports to North Korea. Cooperating with the United States to prevent a de...

Dec 26 2017

Details of Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma Mumbai reception

Anushka looked like every Indian bride in traditional attire in her in-laws' place in Delhi. Sharma and Kohli will be dressed in Sabyasachi couture. Post their wedding ...

Dec 26 2017

Kulbhushan Jadhav's wife, mother meet Sushma Swaraj

Mother and wife of Kulbhushan Jadhav leave from residence of EAM Sushma Swaraj in Delhi. The meeting lasted for 3 hours which has created an air of curiosity as to wh...

Dec 26 2017

Rupani govt in Gujarat to be sworn-in on Dec 26

Rupani, 61, and his deputy Nitin Patel were administered the oath of office and secrecy by Governor OP Kohli at a grand ceremony in Gandhinagar. "Will attend the swea...

Dec 26 2017

Prayers Up: Erica Garner On Life Support After Suffering A Heart Attack

It was during that pregnancy that doctors informed her she had an enlarged heart, a condition she was previously unaware of, Snipes told the Daily News . Photo Ms. Garne...

Dec 26 2017

Pence to Afghan president: United States is 'here to see this through'

This will be the first round of China-Afghanistan-Pakistan trilateral Foreign Ministers' dialogue. Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif Saturday hit out at US Vice Presiden...

Dec 26 2017

England: Fire at London Zoo kills aardvark, meerkats believed dead

According to the ambulance service, two people were treated for minor injuries, six for smoke inhalation , with one taken to hospital. TV footage from the scene showed...