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Zhang beats home favourite Sindhu in BWF India Open women's singles final

Then, the American went on a roll, winning the next five points, owing to her great smashes and took a commendable lead 9-4. Then, the American hit the net first and hit it wide next to make it 10-8. Sindhu's cross-court smashes and deft touches at...

Mattis says United States has no evidence of Syrian use of sarin gas

He stressed that the U.S. did not have evidence of sarin gas use. "The regime appears to have weaponized chlorine again", Mattis, "but we are even more concerned about the possibility of sarin use". Syria has staunchly denied the claims, pointing t...

Hundreds of thousands protest possible name deal with Macedonia in Athens

Protesters from across Greece converge in Athens' main square outside parliament to protest a potential Greek compromise. Greek police, however, estimated that about 140,000 people participated in the demonstration. The dispute has remained unres...

Palestinian killed in clash with IDF during search for rabbi's killer

A Palestinian man has been shot dead by Israeli forces, during clashes in the occupied West Bank on Saturday. A witness said about 200 Palestinians were throwing stones at Israeli military vehicles when a gunshot rang out. "The legalization of th...

PLO Calls for Formal Disengagement from Israel

Senior Palestinian official Saeb Erekat has taken the anti-American rhetoric coming from Ramallah a step further, accusing the Trump administration of seeking to foment an uprising to remove Mahmoud Abbas from the scene, The Times of Israel repo...

Merchant Marine Vessel Missing in Gulf of Guinea, Search Underway - FM

This is the second ship to go missing in the last one month. There has been no contact with the Panama-registered Marine Express since Thursday. "The first priority is the safety of the 22 crew members on board whose families have been contacted ...

German intel chief: North Korea acquiring weapons tech through Berlin embassy

He explained that the technology could be put for both civilian and military uses, even though he did not specify what sort of technology North Korea acquired during its activities. The rogue regime's repeated weapons tests saw the UN Security Counci...

Mob assault two Kashmiri students in Haryana after Friday prayer

Two students from Jammu and Kashmir were thrashed allegedly by almost 15 people last evening in Haryana's Mahendragarh. She said, "Shocked & disturbed to hear reports of Kashmiri students being assaulted in Mahendargarh, Haryana . "Me&my frien...

Winter Weather Advisory Sunday morning in NE GA for icing concerns

Lancaster and Chester counties are not included in the advisory, as precipitation in those areas is expected to fall as rain. - A winter storm advisory remains in effect Sunday morning as freezing rain and moderate snowfall continue to push thr...

China slams USA nuclear expansion

Washington also considered China a possible nuclear adversary and noted that the United States arsenal is created to "prevent Beijing from mistakenly concluding" that it can take advantage if it uses its atomic weapons in Asia, or that "the use ...

New Castle's Cowart, Union's Robinson offer Super Bowl insight

So as soon as the Eagles soothe their Super Bowl jitters - a very real thing, any player will tell you - the sooner they can get to putting it on the Pats, much the way Atlanta did past year, before forgetting they had the lead, the clock, and Devo...

Maldives President Yameen appears in public after SC verdict

The court also ordered the immediate release of other opposition leaders, sparking demonstrations as crowds of supporters celebrated the ruling. The Maldivian opposition accused Yameen of resisting local and global pressure to comply with the cou...

Extreme-right gunman shoots 6 in Italy

A shaven-headed far-right supporter suspected of wounding 6 Africans Saturday in brazen drive-by shootings in central Italy was arrested , as the country's interior minister said "racial hatred" had prompted the attack. A short while later two o...

White House Spokesman Says 'No Changes' Will Be Made at Justice Department

Sessions and Rosenstein met with Trump at the White House the day before Comey was sacked, and the president asked them to put in writing a rationale for the dismissal. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is defending his deputy in the face of criticism...

Pakistan, Afghanistan agree to continue talks on joint action plan

Top-level delegation of Pakistan's civil and military leadership, led by Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua, reached Afghanistan earlier today to attend the meeting . Pakistan has urged Afghanistan that instead of indulging in blame game both the co...

Migrants clash in Calais leaving four teenagers in critical condition

It would mean the time taken to process migrants hoping to come to the United Kingdom from Calais , would be reduced from six months to one month for adults and 25 days for children. Violent gangs wielding rocks, knives, sticks and iron bars were ...

Iranian Authorities Announce 29 Arrests in Hijab Protests

Another woman, Narges Hosseini, later appeared performing a similar act in the heart of Tehran. Iranian police said that they had arrested a further 29 women for staging "white Wednesday protests", Buzzfeed reported , quoting Iranian agency Tas...

Laporte completes Man City move

While that may look like he's insulting someone's mother, he wasn't. It is understood that Sheffield Wednesday have already expressed an interest in signing him but are expected to face competition from a number of Premier League and Championshi...

Left alliance leader Oli calls on Swaraj

She is the first senior Indian minister to visit Nepal after the conclusion of elections to local bodies, provincial assemblies and federal Parliament. Both the leaders discussed steps to further deepen unique India-Nepal relations. The new governm...

Darren Osborne jailed for life for Finsbury Park terror attack

A CCTV still of Darren Osborne at a pub in Wales planning his attack at Finsbury Park . Makram Ali died after his legs were crushed under the van in the Finsbury Park area of north London in the attack on June 19. Osborne, of Glyn Rhosyn, ...

Shopian chalo: Restrictions, clashes in Shopian, Srinagar parts

Police said restrictions under Section 144 of the Code Of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) have been imposed in Rainawari, Nowhatta, MR Gunj, Safakadal, Khanyar, Maisuma and Kralkhud in Srinagar . At 12 PM, Mirwaiz came out of his residence here at Nigeen ...

Five soldiers killed in French army helicopter crash

There were three army personnel in one and two in the other". Five army officers were killed Friday after two training helicopters crashed into each other near a lake in southern France , officials said. French Defense Minister Florence Parly who ...

Palestinian President to Address UN Security Council

They also asked for an global conference to be held to re-start peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians and the worldwide recognition of a Palestinian state with east Jerusalem as its capital. administration. Israel's United Nations ambassa...

UK, EU Brexit negotiators to meet in London on Monday

The two countries have agreed on moves to open up the Chinese market to some of Britain's world class financial services providers, May said in a speech delivered to the China-UK Business Forum held in Shanghai. Pushed on whether she would adopt the ...

Napolitano: Trump Tower Assembly Bodes Hassle for President

President Trump accompanied by White House Communications Director Hope Hicks aboard Air Force One Manila, Philippines on November 14. "But this warrants a response", Trout told the Times . The statement has become a focus of the inquiry by Robe...

Girl in Slender Man stabbing gets maximum mental commitment

Geyser spoke briefly before she was sentenced , breaking down in tears as she apologized to the girl she stabbed. Andrews said that since last fall, after Geyser's psychotropic medications were adjusted in the spring, she has not shown any sy...

BJP stunned, as Congress sweeps Rajasthan Bypolls

The Congress made a spectacular comeback in Rajasthan winning all the 3 seats that went to polls this week - the Mandalgarh assembly seat, Ajmer and Alwar Lok Sabha seats. Congress' Karan Singh Yadav, who had represented the seat from 2004 to 2...

Trump reportedly asked Rosenstein if he was 'on my team'

However, the attending members of the House Judiciary Committee didn't ask Rosenstein any questions similar to Trump's alleged suggestions. California Rep. Others reminded followers that Rosenstein is in charge of overseeing the Russian Federation in...

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Iran wants Europeans to present economic package by end of May

Mr Khamenei made five demands to European countries, warning unless they were met Iran would resume its enrichment of uranium. The meeting between Iran, Britain, France, Germany,...

Congress threatens to block deal between White House and China on ZTE

The Commerce Department last month had blocked China's ZTE from importing American components for seven years, accusing it of misleading USA regulators, after it had settled cha...

US Warns Syria Of "Firm" Measures For Ceasefire Violations

The U.S. and Israel are growing increasingly concerned about Iranian military activities in Syria in support of Assad. The Israel Defense Forces refused to comment on the attack. O...

Cyclone Mekunu pounds Yemen island on its path to Oman

After rain and wind blew through Hubballi, the entire roof of a building in Udyama Nagara there which houses Venkateshwara Steels and George Oakes, flew away. Salalah and the surro...

Putin reveals when he will step down as Russian Federation president

Mr Macron has been openly critical of Moscow's unwavering support for Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad, whom he has repeatedly shielded at the UN Security Council by thwarting attem...

Tamil Nadu violence: CPI demands resignation of CM K Palaniswami

The Labour Party in Britain wants Vedanta Resources Plc.to be de-listed from the London Stock Exchange after 13 people died while protesting against Sterlite Copper's smelt...

Michael Cohen Got $500,000 After Trump Tower Meeting With Russian Oligarch

Vekselberg is Columbus Nova's biggest client. Intrater told the Times that Vekselberg had no role in the decision to hire Cohen. A representative for Vekselberg also did not resp...

2 hurt in Indiana middle school shooting; suspect in custody

Students and parents said Seaman, a science teacher who also coaches football and track, helped stop the shooter, who pulled out a gun and opened fire while a seventh-grade cla...

Campaigners make final pitches on eve of Ireland's abortion referendum

The letter said these experiences with the people they serve left the priests with the firm conviction of the wonder of human life that begins at conception. Abortion is an issue ...

Taiwan Scrambles Fighters as Chinese Heavy Bombers Circle the Island

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi told reporters in January that he hoped "all African countries can appear in the family portrait of China-Africa cooperation, without anyone miss...

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Ireland abortion referendum: What you need to know

Ireland abortion referendum: What you need to know

The Late Late Show, as well as the Irish Times, conducted exit polls - that's where they stop voters on the way out of the polling station and ask them how they voted - on the is...

Peel Police Release An Update On The Mississauga Restaurant Bombing

Peel Police Release An Update On The Mississauga Restaurant Bombing

According to Peel Regional Police, two suspects detonated the device and fled the scene. Three of them have suffered " critical blast injuries " and were rushed to a Toronto tr...

NOAA predicts near- or above-normal 2018 hurricane season

NOAA predicts near- or above-normal 2018 hurricane season

Weak El Nino conditions - water warming on the surface of the ocean along the equator - could develop during the hurricane season . No matter what the season may hold - looking ...

Russian Military Missile Was Responsible for Downing Deadly Flight MH17, Investigators Find

Russian Military Missile Was Responsible for Downing Deadly Flight MH17, Investigators Find

The JIT appealed for information from anyone who knew who gave the orders before the passenger jet was shot down. Prosecutors said they have presented their findings to Moscow an...

Meghan Markle Gets an Official Coat of Arms

Meghan Markle Gets an Official Coat of Arms

The Arms features represent her home state of California as well as her new life as a member of the Royal Family . The Duchess of Sussex is now the holder of a Coat of Arms ...

North Korea's explosive,

North Korea's explosive, "peace-loving" gesture of dismantling its nuclear site

Many observers had expected a belligerent North Korean response to Trump's cancellation, but the comments by Kim, the North's vice foreign minister, seemed, at times , nearly me...

Australian grandmother accused of drug trafficking in Malaysia to be hanged

Australian grandmother accused of drug trafficking in Malaysia to be hanged

Upon leaving Shanghai, Maria Elvira Pinto Exposto was approached by a stranger, who asked her to take a backpack back to Melbourne. The grandmother, and mother-of-four, told la...

Video shows road rage suspect hitting vehicle, man with sledgehammer

Video shows road rage suspect hitting vehicle, man with sledgehammer

Police are still trying to identify the attacker and the victims. The SUV, in a scramble to leave the lot, causes its passenger to fall out of the vehicle . The man with the sled...

Parents sue deadbeat son to get out of their house

Parents sue deadbeat son to get out of their house

Mark and Christina Rotondo brought the court case after several eviction letters offering money and other help were ignored. "Michael, after a discussion with your mother, we ha...