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Feb 05 2018

Congress wins Rajasthan by-polls; Rahul lauds state unit

In Ajmer, Congress' Raghu Sharma was maintaining a lead of 23,882 votes over BJP candidate Ram Swaroop Lamba. We did not expect to lose these seats neither did the Congre...

Feb 05 2018

Officer, three soldiers killed in Pakistan firing on LoC (Third Lead)

In the heavy shelling, four personnel were killed and four persons injured, he said, adding that Indian Army was giving a befitting reply as heavy exchanges were still on...

Feb 05 2018

Climate-change skeptic from Texas won't head up environmental agency

But President Donald Trump re-nominated her early last month. The Senate sent her nomination back to the White House - along with several others' - at the end of a ...

Feb 04 2018

White House source tells CNN: Trump firing Mueller is still a 'possibility'

If Trump tries to fire Mueller again, there will likely be no one on his staff willing to follow through on the order . This would, since Attorney General Jeff Sessions h...

Feb 04 2018

Trans Mountain pipeline project will be built, says PM Trudeau

Iveson said Trudeau told him that the federal government will do everything it needs to do to ensure pipeline approvals are not undermined. The province is already ch...

Feb 04 2018

Man City dispatch West Brom as Laporte makes debut

In a remarkable cash splash, Manchester City has paid out more than £225 million (US$318 million) on players whose sole goal it is to prevent the ball from hitting th...

Feb 04 2018

Kohli hits century, India register easy win in Durban

He informed that Aiden Markram is replacing AB de Villiers at No. 4. Morris stuck around for a 74 partnership before being bowled by Kuldeep's full toss, but Du P...

Feb 04 2018

Eight undergo 'severe, life-threatening' accidents after van collides with bus

Ornge said it airlifted five of the injured to Sick Kids, one to St. Michael's and one to Sunnybrook hospitals in Toronto. He did say that two Ornge air ambulances and tw...

Feb 04 2018

USA criticises Iran against apprehension of compulsory hijab protesters

Iran's semi-official Tasnim News claimed the campaign "deceived" the 29 arrested women into removing their hijab, according to The Guardian . Meanwhile, the trend a...

Feb 04 2018

Syria rejects USA accusations of chemical weapons use

Forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad have continued occasional use of chemical weapons in smaller amounts since a deadly attack last April that drew a USA mis...

Feb 04 2018

Arizona man who sold ammo to Las Vegas shooter is charged

Haig was released on bond, but faces up to 5 years in prison and a fine of $250,000 if convicted. A criminal complaint filed Friday morning is sealed in Nevada, but i...

Feb 04 2018

Punxsutawney Phil Is About to Make His 2018 Groundhog Day Prediction

The famously prophetic creature emerged from his den early Friday morning, this year's Groundhog Day , with his behavior indicating a seasonal change soon to come. The...

Feb 04 2018

Assam Summit is a boost to northeast, says, Jitendra Singh

The summit has been organised on Feb 3-4 at a total expenditure of Rs 32 crore. Ministers of several foreign nations, including Prime Minister of Bhutan Tsering Tobga...

Feb 04 2018

Yakuza 6 gets a delay into April

The news comes courtesy of a post from the official Yakuza Twitter account, which made the announcement with an image attached to the tweet , which you can read belo...

Feb 04 2018

Battle Of The Super Bowl Playlists: Puppy Bowl Edition

Wing Bowl started as an alternative to the Super Bowl by a Philadelphia radio host who was exhausted of the Eagles never making it to the big Game. "Everything is just ...

Feb 04 2018

Hawaii man says he's devastated about sending missile alert

Gov. Ige, whose response to the incident was also called into question, said there was certainly need for improvement in the procedures and said changes had been impl...

Feb 04 2018

United States to impose arms restrictions against South Sudan

The move, however, is mostly symbolic since the USA has nearly no defense trade with the East African country. But patience from South Sudan's foreign allies has worn o...

Feb 04 2018

DOT plans to replace 'I Love NY' road signs

State DOT officials say the signs are safe and provide useful information to drivers. "It will be a campaign launched for the summer tourism cycle and, as such, must be...

Feb 04 2018

Bars, Bargoers Geared Up for Extended Super Bowl Weekend Hours

Minneapolis will be hosting Super Bowl LII on Sunday, and the forecast looks cold. YouthLink, located in downtown Minneapolis , will open its doors 24/7 during the 1...

Feb 04 2018

Afghan, Pakistan officials meet in Kabul to talk differences

Deputy Secretary of State John J Sullivan, who recently returned from a visit to strife-torn Afghanistan, said the U.S. also expects Pakistan to contribute to a lasting a...