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Jan 09 2018

Israel lists 20 groups to be denied entry over boycott calls

Publication of the list comes nine months after Israel passed a law banning foreigners who support boycotting the country . Corbyn is a long-time supporter of the group ...

Jan 09 2018

Supreme Court Allows Draconian 'Religious Freedom' Law To Stand

The ban on homosexual sex was overturned by the Delhi high court in 2009 but was reinstated by the supreme court four years later in a judgment that drew widespread con...

Jan 08 2018

Bolivia Slams US 'Clumsiness' at UNSC Meeting On Iran Protests

But Rana believes Pakistan is self sufficient when it comes to major counter-terrorism operations and the security of its border with Afghanistan. The U.S. "Why is the ...

Jan 08 2018

Trump says he's delaying 'Fake News Awards' until mid-January

Late night hosts took advantage of Trump's latest invention to poke fun at the president - and put themselves up for the honor, of course. "MediaBuzz" host Howard Kurt...

Jan 08 2018

Meryl Streep, Emma Watson bring activists as Golden Globe guests

Laura Dern , Amy Poehler , Susan Sarandon , Meryl Streep , Emma Stone , Emma Watson , Michelle Williams and Shailene Woodley told The New York Times that they'...

Jan 08 2018

Man Dies In Stockholm Blast; Police See No Terrorism Link

Mr Alvarsjo said Swedish police have "unfortunately" noticed a rise in the use of hand grenades by criminal groups. The man, in his 60s, was taken to hospital but later...

Jan 08 2018

Blast kills 4 Indian policemen in disputed Kashmir

He said that three shops were also damaged in the blast at Gole market Sopore. "Four policemen including an Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) were killed in the powerful bl...

Jan 08 2018

Mega Millions Jackpot: Top 10 largest US Jackpots

If someone wins, it would be the fourth biggest Mega Millions jackpot and the 12th largest in USA lottery history. It rolled to $418 million after no one hit Tuesda...

Jan 07 2018

Three Powerball tickets sold in SE Louisiana worth tens of thousands

If no one wins, the jackpot only will continue to grow. The next Powerball drawing, set for Saturday night, January 6, will be worth more than half a billion dollars ...

Jan 07 2018

American plane disappears from radar over Gulf of Mexico

Officials said there is a chance the plane lost cabin pressure and that the pilot fell unconscious, though an exact cause of the incident remains unknown. His family is s...

Jan 07 2018

White House requests $13bn to build Trump's border wall

The proposal by Customs and Border Protection calls for 316 miles (505 kilometers) of additional barrier by September 2027, bringing total coverage to 970 miles (1,552 ki...

Jan 07 2018

Lalu Prasad Yadav Gets 3.5 Years Jail Term

The court also imposed Rs 5 Lakh fine on Lalu. Lalu heard the sentencing from jail via video conferencing. "The BJP, RSS and Nitish Kumar had got threatened with La...

Jan 06 2018

Islamic State claims responsibility for deadly Kabul bombing

All of the dead were police. "Kabul police forces were there to prevent a possible protest when a suicide bomber approached them and detonated his suicide vest", Mujahi...

Jan 06 2018

Fire at Home of Roy Moore Accuser Being Investigated for Arson

As AL.com reported, the Tuesday morning fire that burned nearly all of Johnson's home in Gadsden, Alabama is under investigation by the Etowah County Arson Task Force...

Jan 06 2018

Kmart stores closing in NC, including one in the greater Triangle

The company says employees at 64 Kmart stores and 39 Sears stores were notified Thursday that it was closing the stores between early March and early April . Liquidation...

Jan 05 2018

U.S. to announce specific actions for Pak to follow

In September previous year, the USA suspended $255 million in funding to help Pakistan buy high-tech weaponry from American manufacturers. None of the $900 million as s...

Jan 05 2018

MPs call for 25p 'latte levy' on disposable coffee cups

It added that if disposable coffee cups aren't all fully recyclable by 2023 , they should be banned . The Committee issued a report explaining that the United Kingd...

Jan 05 2018

Indian national accused of sex assault on United States flight

Ramamoorthy, an Indian national living in U.S. was charged with aggravated sexual abuse and held without bail after being arrested when the flight landed. According to ...

Jan 03 2018

Mega Millions jackpot reaches $363 million

The Powerball jackpot is even bigger at $440 million for Wednesday's drawing. And Americans do love buying lottery tickets. Large jackpots are more common than th...

Jan 03 2018

Official denies Trump's accusation that China sold oil to North Korea

Current UN sanctions create a limit for the amount of oil countries are allowed to send to North Korea each year, but ban ship-to-ship transfers. Crew members from th...