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Jul 02 2017

GST Highlights: Top remarks by PM Modi during midnight session in Parliament

To keep a surveillance of the goods manufacturers and service providers, the GST council has also taken the resolution to form an anti-profiteering committee. The resta...

Jul 02 2017

Helmut Kohl: Leaders pay tribute to German reunifier in Strasbourg

Mr Kohl, who died aged 87 on 16 June , was remembered as both a German and European patriot, who deserved a place of honour in the European pantheon. During his 16-year ...

Jul 02 2017

Pakistan, India exchange lists of nationals in their jails

According to a section of the India-Pakistan Joint Statement, May 2008 - pertaining to the consular access agreement - both the countries must exchange lists of prisoners...

Jul 02 2017

First Alert Weekend Forecast 7.1.2017

Isolated storms are possible, mainly south. "As far as today and the 4th of July go, the patterns are roughly similar", said James Carpenter, meteorologist with the ...

Jul 02 2017

Duterte reiterates: I will never compromise with terrorists

Valera said Duterte's declaration of martial law in the entire Mindanao region following the siege in Marawi City is in accordance with the 1987 Constitution. Governmen...

Jul 02 2017

Tom Holland had to wear a thong underneath his Spider-Man suit

One, a nerdy teenager from Queens. He's still learning how to be a superhero. And three, a sense of fun. This kickoff to a new Spider-Man franchise is a total crowd ple...

Jul 02 2017

Chinese President Reaffirms Autonomy for Hong Kong

On Saturday, she formally became the city's first female chief executive and fourth leader since its transfer from British rule. And Hong Kongers admit they have no inf...

Jul 01 2017

Moscow says questionable data in chemical watchdog's Syria

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says the report by an worldwide chemical weapons watchdog that confirmed a chemical attack in Syria doesn't back claims by the ...

Jul 01 2017

US' planned $1.4bn arms sale to Taiwan irks China

But, he warned, "if we find other activity, we will sanction other entities". Trump's message then was: You help us rein in North Korea , and the rest is on the tabl...

Jun 30 2017

Big list: Fourth of July parades, fireworks and celebrations!

Antique cars, animals, dancers and more will be a part of the parade from 9:30 a.m.to 12 p.m. Enjoy dinner and dancing while the boat cruises the lake, scouting for local...

Jun 28 2017

Trump and Modi hold first talks at White House

The high profile meet between the two leaders fared quite smoothly with signing a range of agreements on issues ranging from terrorism, trade, technology Pakistan and Afg...

Jun 27 2017

Court Upholds Overturned Conviction of Suspect in Netflix's 'Making a Murderer'

Investigators coerced Dassey, who was 16 at the time, into confessing, the judge ruled. "It's obvious the confession was involuntary ". The majority found that as author...

Jun 27 2017

Nestle stock surges amid reports US hedge fund takes stake

The 3.28 billion Swiss francs ($3.4 billion) stake is the largest ever taken by the hedge fund , which pressed for change in recent years at USA internet firm Yahoo (Nas...

Jun 27 2017

China's jailed Nobel Peace laureate granted medical parole

Liu, who has about three years of his 11-year sentence to serve, was diagnosed with late-stage liver cancer on May 23 and granted medical parole days later, lawyer Mo ...

Jun 27 2017

DNC Chairman Tom Perez suggests Democrats could 'take 50 seats' in House

Kathleen Rice (D-N.Y.) to Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio), who Pelosi beat for re-election to her leadership post late a year ago - have raised fears that their party may no...

Jun 27 2017

YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft Form New Group to Fight Terrorist Content

The companies said their initial collaboration would focus on technological solutions, research and knowledge sharing, and that the new forum builds on initiatives includ...

Jun 27 2017

Trump visit to Britain left out of Queen's speech

Trump reportedly told May in a phone call that he would not undertake a visit until the British public opinion turned. The Queen's speech usually mentions any state...

Jun 27 2017

Trump attacks Obama's handling of Russian meddling

The Obama administration formally accused Russian Federation in October of a campaign of cyber attacks against Democratic Party organisations ahead of the November 8 elec...

Jun 27 2017

No evidence NSW shooting victim was bikie

Evidence including a crowbar was removed from the vehicle, which is believed to belong to Mr Hall. It is understood the person who shot Mr Hall believed they were going t...

Jun 27 2017

Supreme Court rejects gun rights appeal

In his dissenting view, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas cited an amicus brief filed by Alabama on behalf of 25 other states in support of the Second Amendment i...