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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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Jordan cancels part of 1994 peace agreement with Israel

Under Jordan's constitutional monarchy, only King Abdullah has the power to eventually rescind the peace deal with Israel. The 25-year lease expires next year. Israeli Prime Mini...

60 killed, many injured in India train tragedy

Police said it was "freak accident" as people did not hear the train approaching amid the din of festivities and fireworks. "This was an incident where people were trespassing on...

At least 17 people are killed after passenger train derails in Taiwan

The worst crash in recent years was in 2003 when 17 died and 156 were injured after a train on the Alishan mountain railway plunged into a chasm at the side of the track. Photos fr...

Israel steps up armored deployment on Gaza border

They, however, quoted the Israeli army saying that the protests were the least intense in recent weeks. The reports were also unclear as to whether ‎the Egyptian-brokered truce w...

WikiLeaks' Assange sues in Ecuador for better asylum terms - lawyer

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been holed up in Ecuador's embassy in London for years to avoid being arrested by British cops for skipping bail. Assange's lawyers said t...

At least 59 killed as train hits crowd in northern India

While speaking to the media outside the Civil Hospital, as reported by ANI , Sidhu said that the matter should not be politicised and that it was an accident and was not intention...

Euro Lower on Italian Budget Worries

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte says he will visit EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in the near future to discuss the issue. The increase suggests investors ar...

Meghan's royal tour schedule pared back

The couple, who are expecting a child next spring , have 76 events on their schedule during their 16-day tour of Australia , New Zealand , Fiji and Tonga. Prince Harry poses w...

Meghan’s tour schedule in Australia cut after hectic start

Meghan Markle , The Duke and Duchess of Sussex , visits Macarthur Girls High School in Sydney , Australia , Oct. 19, 2018. Prince Harry attended the Road Cycling Time Trials...

Southeast Asian Navies to Hold Drills With China Next Week

Asked at a press conference about the usefulness of such non-binding protocols in the light of a recent near-miss between a U.S. warship and a Chinese destroyer in the South Chin...

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Highway crashes up in states that legalized marijuana, study says

Highway crashes up in states that legalized marijuana, study says

Marijuana's role in crashes isn't as clear as the link between alcohol and crashes. the report notes. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety study does not go as far as makin...

Kerryn Phelps defeats Liberals Dave Sharma in Wentworth by-election

Kerryn Phelps defeats Liberals Dave Sharma in Wentworth by-election

Independent candidate Kerryn Phelps amassed a huge lead over Liberal rival Dave Sharma in the early counting of the votes in the affluent division of Wentworth, which saw the favou...

Train Mows Down Crowd Killing Scores

Train Mows Down Crowd Killing Scores

Neither the organisers nor the police administration had barricaded the tracks to stop people from venturing onto them, preliminary investigations have revealed. The tragedy is hea...

Amnesty urges United Nations investigation, independent autopsy in Khashoggi death

Amnesty urges United Nations investigation, independent autopsy in Khashoggi death

In public, Erdogan and top government figures have remained extremely cautious, often referring to a prosecutors' investigation and stopping short of pinning the blame on Saudi Ara...

Police find 63 foetuses in United States funeral home amid probe

Police find 63 foetuses in United States funeral home amid probe

Peter Parks, another attorney, and Cieslak say they have uncovered documentation showing Perry billed Medicare for holding proper burials for the remains, when they found they were...

At Vatican, South Korean leader says he's certain of peace

At Vatican, South Korean leader says he's certain of peace

As Song called for giving what he called a "small gift" to induce the North, main opposition Liberty Korea Party Rep. Kim Moo-sung and Bareunmirae Party Rep. US officials are conc...

Migrants 'Crash Gates,' Head into Mexico — CARAVAN DEFIANT

Migrants 'Crash Gates,' Head into Mexico — CARAVAN DEFIANT

Cristian, a 34-year-old cell phone repairman from San Pedro Sula, Honduras , says he wants to reach the U.S.to work. They chanted , "Walk! Walk!" A smaller group walked to th...

Two top Trump aides tangle outside Oval Office over immigration

Two top Trump aides tangle outside Oval Office over immigration

Bolton was siding with the president, who has angrily blamed Nielsen for failing to staunch the flow of migrants across the border, while Kelly, who is protective of his protégé, d...

Islamic State has seized 700 hostages in Syria's Deir Ezzor, says Putin

Islamic State has seized 700 hostages in Syria's Deir Ezzor, says Putin

The White House said no official decision had been made to leave the treaty, known as INF. John Roberts now serves as the chief White House correspondent for FOX News Channel (F...