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Queen asks Commonwealth to put Prince Charles in charge

The Queen has no designated successor as Commonwealth chief, and some have suggested Charles should not take over. It's a role that's not hereditary and will not pass automatically to Prince Charles . She called for closer collaboration among Commo...

Cuba Set To Swear In New President To Replace Raul Castro

That image changed slightly this year as state media placed an increasing spotlight on Diaz-Canel's public appearances, including remarks to the press last month that included his promise to make Cuba's government more responsive to its people, lan...

Winter weather advisory extended

Another round of snow is expected in parts of the Midwest and Plains midweek. However, the back side of the storm will usher in brisk northwesterly winds and much colder air early Thursday, and rain will switch over to snow in the morning.

Instagram-Famous 'Cocaine Babe' Gets Eight Years For Drug Smuggling

Roberge pleaded guilty to importing almost 30 kilograms of cocaine into Australia - the largest drug seizure on a cruise ship docking in the country. But police in Australia delivered the women to a not-so-peaceful place - the penitentiary - af...

Israeli artillery attack injures five Palestinians in Gaza's Khan Younis

The ongoing Great Return protests are meant to mark the 42nd anniversary of the "Land Day" demanding the right of return of some 750,000 Palestinian refugees. "Denying Palestinian prisoners of their fundamental rights and dignity goes against all for...

IDF official confirms Israel struck Iranian base in Syria

Mehdi Dehghan, a top official in Iran's drone program, among those killed during the strike. Iran was outraged by the strike, and unlike its traditional downplaying of previous indirect incidents, openly acknowledged its losses and vowed to take r...

Turkey to hold snap elections on 24 June, says Erdo─čan

Numerous new powers were not expected to take effect until after the polls, which were scheduled to take place in November 2019. The report also called for Turkey to lift a state of emergency that allows the president and the government to bypa...

Turkey Orders Continued Detention of US Pastor in 'Extremely Grim' Prison

Brunson, who's accused of espionage and assisting terror bands, needs to really be allowed to "allowed to come home to his family at which he belongs", Trump explained. "Of course I have hope; I want to get a call saying my father is coming home". ...

Tributes For Barbara Bush; Son, Jeb, In Chicago For Speech

Flags were lowered to half-staff at the library on the campus of Texas A&M on word of Bush's passing. Their six kids produced the widest range of parental emotions imaginable: watching one son become president, another the governor of Florida, and ...

Oil jumps 3 percent on Saudi price target, US stockpiles

Futures in NY climbed from the settlement Tuesday after the American Petroleum Institute was said to have reported US crude inventories tumbled 1.05 million barrels last week . Likewise, renewed US sanctions on Iran can have a similar strengthen...

Cash Crunch: ATM daily cash inflow plunges to 30%: CATMi

The shortage of the cash in the banks specially in SBI worsened on Tuesday due to sudden rise of cash demand and short supply of cash from RBI . "The RBI has been given an indent to increase the flow of Rs 500 notes in the system", said Kuma...

Saudis Warn of 'Painful' Response Over Yemen Drones

Col Turki Al Malki, spokesman for the Saudi-led coalition forces, on Monday warned of a "painful" response if the Houthis continued to launch attacks on Saudi Arabia using Iran-supplied drones. Russian Federation in February vetoed a British-drafte...

Buzzing Today: Thugs storm Senate Seize Mace

According to Premium Times , the Senate resumed its plenary around an hour after the incident after finding a replacement mace. "Today, some hoodlums ... "Following the said media reports on the Mace issue, the Police authorities chose to hear fro...

Only VIPs to attend as Saudi Arabia launches first new cinema

On April 18, 2018, at about 9 pm in Riyadh , around 600 guests will sit down in a refitted conference hall in the King Abdullah Financial District as the big screens showcase the major cultural landmark, the Marvel superhero blockbuster - Black P...

Armenian protesters pile pressure on new premier

On April 13, Armenia's opposition started mass protests against the candidacy of former president Serzh Sargsyan for prime minister of the country. Protesters were holding Armenian flags and were chanting "Armenia without Serzh!" Before he was of...

Armenian opposition MP injured during clashes with police

The protesters blocked the vehicle traffic in the downtown, while the leader of "Civilian Agreement" opposition party Nikol Pashinyan claimed that the "Velvet Revolution" began. The opposition accuses Sargsyan of trying to stay in power indefinitel...

Trudeau Continues to Back Controversial Kinder Morgan Oil Pipeline

Trudeau met premiers of Alberta and British Columbia, Rachel Notley and John Horgan respectively, in the national capital on Sunday. Kinder Morgan also set a deadline of May 31 to get "certainty" on the project so it could alleviate the concerns ...

US, Britain charge Russian-backed hackers of global cyber espionage campaign

Specifically, these malicious cyber activities can target local government network infrastructure such as routers , switches, firewalls to compromise government services and extract intellectual property, compromise login credentials, and pote...

Senior army officer: Israel targeting Iran forces in Syria

U.S. President Donald Trump is a stern critic of the nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), reached between Iran and the five permanent members of the UN Security Council - the United States, France, Britain...

Rights groups cry foul after Philippines detains Australian nun

Nancy Binay criticized the Immigration bureau for acting on an "imaginary threat" in arresting a 71-year-old Australian Catholic nun. "Sister Patricia's case has nothing to do with her being a nun, nor with her personal advocacies", the DOJ chief n...

Will Meghan Markle visit Kate in hospital?

Though Markle was not at the event on Monday, she is expected to join Harry on Wednesday at the Commonwealth Youth Forum reception. Harry vowed to take inspiration from his grandmother, and reflected on her famous 1947 speech, when she pledged he...

'No appetite' for major TPP changes to accommodate US: Australia

The U.S. Commerce Department announced Monday its banning of ZTE Corp., a Chinese tech firm, from buying American components. The World Trade Organization is comprised of 164 countries and deals with global rules of trade between nations.

Trump Says He's Spoken Personally With North Korean Leader Kim Jong

Earlier Tuesday, Trump dropped hints about top level talks between the USA and North Korea during a joint press conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe late Tuesday. Washington D.C. [US], April 18 (ANI): United States President Donald ...

Israel warns Iran: we are ready to strike you in Syria

The release of the satellite images was meant to signal to Iran that Israel knows the location of its elite expeditionary Quds Force bases in Syria and stands ready to strike. According to the Wall Street Journal, Iran began bolstering air defenses f...

Sandy Hook Parents Sue InfoWars Host Alex Jones

The parents are targeting Jones, Austin-based LLC Free Speech Systems and Infowars .com, the assumed name under which the LLC operates in Texas. Twenty children and six adults were killed in the attack. Jones denied the claims to Daily Mail . "Th...

On Syria suffered a new missile attack

The heavily armed and Tehran-backed Shiite movement has been a vital military ally of al-Assad in the seven-year-old Syrian war. On April 14, the US, UK and France carried out joint air strikes at Syria's chemical weapons facilities as a retaliat...

Former US first lady Barbara Bush in 'failing health'

Bush is the mother of former President George W. Bush, 71, the 43 USA president. Their son, George W Bush, was elected president in 2000 and served two terms as the nation's 43rd president. The former fist lady had been sent to hospital repeated...

Cohen Loses Bid To Block Review Of Documents Seized In FBI Raid

Michael Avenatti, the lawyer for adult film star Stormy Daniels , laid into President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen on Monday, saying the ongoing investigation will result in more bad news for the White House. Prosecutors have ...

Facebook Faces Questions Over Cambridge Analytica

The appearance of the witnesses comes amid controversy about the harvesting of Facebook users data by a third party app and the improper passing of that information to United Kingdom political consultancy Cambridge Analytica . Those users would have...

Theresa May faces British MPs over Syria strikes

May easily won a procedural vote late Monday, noting that "this house has considered the current situation in Syria and the United Kingdom government's approach", by 314 votes to 36. Liberal Democrat leader Vincent Cable said he was also concern that...

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USA disinvites China from Pacific military exercises: Pentagon

Several countries participate, and China has been involved since 2014. The world's largest worldwide naval exercise, it is held biennially in the summer months of even-numbered ...

Kelly sues him for sexual assault and herpes infection

The Associated Press does not typically identify people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they decide to make their names public, which Rodgers has done. The campai...

In HSLC Result 2018 Declared at 9:30, Tamilnadu 10th Result 2018

Students can check their result using their registration number and date of birth. But they don't need to wait more as today on 23 May 2018 the Tamil Nadu Board is going to decla...

Congressional leaders to review information on Russian Federation probe

The Justice Department has in the past offered classified briefings to Nunes, though they have so far refused to turn over documents. The comments come as Trump is escalating h...

Afghanistan: Car bomb kills 3 in Kandahar

Earlier, three people were killed and 25 others were injured in the auto bomb blast, officials said. Nematullah Barak, head of Mirwais hospital in Kandahar , said the latest fi...

White House confirms Trump's meeting with Rod Rosenstein, Christopher Wray

He said that under "the potential deal", China "will purchase from our Great American Farmers practically as much as our Farmers can produce". "What did they learn from it?" In t...

Man's condition in fatal cougar attack upgraded

Ryan Abbott said . Instead, face the cougar , speak firmly and slowly back away - appearing as large as possible, such as by standing on a rock or stump or opening a sweatshirt ...

Solo: A Star Wars Story in IMAX - What's Your Story?

Last year, an R2-D2 droid used in the making of several " Star Wars" films sold for $2.76 million at auction in Los Angeles. He flies into an asteroid belt, barking at that droid,...

Venezuela's Maduro faces overseas condemnation following election win

Many governments around the world rejected the election even before ballots were cast as several key rivals of Maduro were barred from running. "We do not recognize the legi...

Elliott Walden wants to go from spoiler to Triple Crown champion

At 1 3/16 miles, the Preakness is slightly shorter than the Kentucky Derby , and Bravazo and Tenfold, both of which skipped the race two weeks ago, nearly caught Justify at the...

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Mangaluru is the best city in solid waste management

Mangaluru is the best city in solid waste management

Similarly, Ranchi has been adjudged the best capital and Kota in Rajasthan has been adjudged the best city in the citizen feedback category. This year, the survey has covered 4,2...

Collegium meeting on KM Joseph, other judges remains inconclusive

Collegium meeting on KM Joseph, other judges remains inconclusive

The collegium meeting was scheduled to discuss in detail the High Court probables for the Supreme Court . Sources told The Telegraph that the five-member collegium of Chief J...

Prison where Josh Holt is being held captive reportedly under attack

Prison where Josh Holt is being held captive reportedly under attack

They are saying that they want me as their guarantee". We need the people to help us.' He was flanked by three other men. Please, my fellow Americans, don't allow me to continue su...

School Bus Crash in New Jersey Kills At Least 2, Reports Say

School Bus Crash in New Jersey Kills At Least 2, Reports Say

The New Jersey-based company has a higher than average out-of-service rate - 37.9 percent compared to the national average of 20.7 percent. Officials say they're investigating the ...

Israel Hits Back at Hamas Terrorist Targets in Gaza

Israel Hits Back at Hamas Terrorist Targets in Gaza

Hamas spokesperson Fawzi Barhoum dismissed Katz' claims saying, "there is no mediation". Israel said many of those killed were members of Hamas and the Islamic Jihad terror gr...

Bucks hire former Atlanta head coach Mike Budenholzer as new head coach

Bucks hire former Atlanta head coach Mike Budenholzer as new head coach

Milwaukee made the right choice by hiring Budenholzer. Sampson was an National Basketball Association assistant with the Bucks and Rockets before joining the Cougars 2014.Portla...

Arab League fails to agree on United States envoy recalls

Arab League fails to agree on United States envoy recalls

Many critics have called it an excessive use of force and a Google search reveals wide-ranging criticism of Israel for its actions. These new needs are in addition to a pre-exi...

Meet Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding Party

Meet Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding Party

Thousands of journalists from across the world are descending on the genteel town of Windsor for the wedding , and Mr. Markle told TMZ earlier this week that the media atten...

U.S. sanctions Hezbollah chief in joint action with Gulf allies

U.S. sanctions Hezbollah chief in joint action with Gulf allies

The deputy chief of Hezbollah, Sheik Naim Qassem, casts his ballot during Lebanon's parliamentary elections in Beirut, Lebanon, May 6, 2018. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Jav...