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Jul 12 2017

Music veteran Ray Phiri has died

Family spokesperson, Paul Nkanyane confirmed the news to media. Phiri was a founding member of the soul group the Cannibals in the 70's. Stimela's best-known albums...

Jul 12 2017

China to Play Constructive Role in Promoting India-Pakistan Dialogue - Beijing

Playing down differences with China and the military stand-off between Indian and Chinese troops at Doklam, Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar said the situation there had o...

Jul 12 2017

Brazil president moves closer to corruption trial

Oliveira responded by ordering the power and microphones cut off and he adjourned the session, leading to long negotiations behind the scenes while the insurgents remaine...

Jul 12 2017

Turkish police kill five in raid on ISIL cell house

The officers were hospitalized, the statement said, adding preventive security measures were taken on roads leading to a military base in the district. Last week, Preside...

Jul 12 2017

Queen welcomes Spain's King Felipe VI to UK

She completed the ensemble with a pale yellow clutch bag, gloves and nude shoes. Pic: ReutersLONDON: Spain's King Felipe and Queen Letizia begin a pomp-laden state vi...

Jul 12 2017

Gay man wins for equal pension rights in landmark United Kingdom court case

As things stand at present, Mr Walker's husband will be entitled to a pension of about £1,000 per annum (the statutory guaranteed minimum). Now an exemption in the 2010...

Jul 12 2017

India Inflation Lowest Since 2012

Nirmal Bang, in its research report said June 2017 Consumer Price Index or CPI inflation is likely to come in at 1.3 %, down from 2.2% in the previous month. June's pri...

Jul 12 2017

IndusInd Bank inches up on buzz of brokerage call

The growth in the bottom line was aided by a robust growth in the bank's net interest income (NII). While NII is estimated to be at Rs 1,696.2 crore, up by 25.05% yoy and...

Jul 12 2017

Trump Pick To Lead FBI Faces Senate Judiciary Committee

Following Trump's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey , he turned around and nominated Wray less than a month later. Trump and Comey also have different stories ...

Jul 12 2017

Ensco wins drilling contracts with three supermajors

Stock investors acquired 7,997 call options on the stock. While looking the figure depicted by the Price to Earning we can suggest that the shares of Ensco plc ( ESV ) ar...

Jul 12 2017

Smugglers leave Mexican woman dangling from border fence

She was hanging in a harness on a rope about 15 feet off the ground when she was found Saturday. Officials said when they approached the woman, she attempted to climb b...

Jul 12 2017

COA hails CAC for picking Ravi Shastri as head coach

Shastri was one of five candidates the CAC interviewed for the role, along with Virender Sehwag , Tom Moody, Richard Pybus and Lalchand Rajput. The selection for the...

Jul 12 2017

Troops depart to Djibouti at China's first overseas military base

China continues to push the line that this is simply a "logistics base", with foreign ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang saying it would not only enable China to make "n...

Jul 12 2017

SWS: Majority of Filipinos support martial law in Mindanao

The Palace said on Friday, July 7 that this manifests the "tacit public support" to Duterte's martial law declaration. Lorenzana, the administrator of martial law in Mi...

Jul 12 2017

Police remand report reveals why Dileep bore grudge against the Malayalam actress

The police claim that Dileep insisted on Pulsar Suni to record a video to prove that it was not fake or morphed and that the actress should be clearly identifiable with...

Jul 12 2017

Donald Trump Jr.'s Russia Meeting 'Borders on Treason': Ethics Lawyer

Painter further elaborated that the Bush administration could have never considered such a meeting. Joined by Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner and his then-campaign manag...

Jul 12 2017

NATO To Provide Cyber Defense Equipment To Ukraine

He delivered a speech at the Verkhovna Rada, the first North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief to stand in front of the Ukrainian parliament. "Thus, these rules provide ...

Jul 12 2017

Fisherman breaks TX state record after catching hammerhead shark

But nothing like this had ever bitten before. "We were able to grab it and hold on tight". "Getting close the end of the 2017 Tackle Time Fishing Tournament Mr. A tiger...

Jul 12 2017

Haley: 'Everybody knows that Russian Federation meddled in our elections'

Trump said that Putin "vehemently denied" the conclusions of American intelligence agencies that Russian hackers and propagandists tried to sway the election in Trump's f...

Jul 12 2017

GOP Senate candidate: Moderate Republicans are blocking the wall

Brooks used the new ad to show voters he is supportive of the President's agenda. The Montgomery County Republican Executive Committee hosted the forum ahead of a special...