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Sep 13 2018

Senate Judiciary Committee schedules vote on Kavanaugh nomination

We now have a president whose conduct is at the center of a federal criminal investigation, but in his testimony before the Judiciary Committee, Judge Kavanaugh refused t...

Sep 11 2018

Swedes weigh choices before vote likely to boost far-right

Unless parties on the center-left and center-right break ranks with their blocs, it is likely to be impossible to form a stable government without some kind of support fr...

Sep 11 2018

Fire Train Takes on Delta Fire in California's Shasta County

California accounts for 10 percent of all the acreage burned in the US since 2000, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. Hard Closure Information: The Del...

Sep 10 2018

Indian Supreme Court decriminalises homosexuality in landmark verdict

Kavi was one of the petitioners in the case along with four other people from the Trust that works the area of health and human rights of sexual minorities. Read | What...

Sep 10 2018

Hurricane Florence causing 85-mph winds, will become major hurricane Monday

The National Hurricane Center said Saturday that Florence will start to rapidly intensify Sunday, and be a major hurricane by Tuesday. Right now, Florence is expected...

Sep 10 2018

"Coffee Boy" Papadopoulos Sentenced To 14 Days

Mueller and Flynn's defense team last month asked for more time before Flynn is sentenced . His case was also the first to detail a member of the Trump campaign havi...

Sep 10 2018

Authorities: Dalllas officer arrested for manslaughter

Dallas Fire Rescue also responded and took Mr. Jean to the hospital where he later died. "And for that reason this is a awful thing that has happened. "This is a tough ...

Sep 10 2018

Banker from Andhra Pradesh among three killed in Cincinnati bank shooting

A search was conducted of his apartment, he said . Fountain Square is a heavily trafficked landmark in the middle of the city. Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters ...

Sep 08 2018

Twitterati lauds Supreme Court's decision to legalise gay sex

Social morality can not be used to violate the fundamental rights of even a single individual. "Constitutional morality cannot be martyred at the altar of social morali...

Sep 08 2018

Trump aide Papadopoulos gets 14 days in prison

Prosecutors for Special Counsel Robert Mueller said Papadopoulos lied to agents about his contacts with Russians during the campaign "to minimize both his own role as a...

Sep 07 2018

India 2 plus 2 dialogue to take place on Thursday

According to the joint statement, the two sides signed the Communications Compatibility and Security Agreement ( COMCASA ) that will facilitate access to advanced defenc...

Sep 07 2018

Quake halts all trains on Japan island

Around 3 million houses were left without power in Hokkaido after the quake caused thermal power plants in the prefecture to shut down. The quake was the second disaste...

Sep 06 2018

PM May says Britain will not compromise over Brexit plan - global

General secretary Tim Roache said: 'Sitting on the sidelines watching the mess this Government is making of Brexit is infuriating, because there is so much at stake. Pr...

Sep 06 2018

Typhoon kills 9 in Japan, Kansai airport flooded

At least eight people died and scores were injured. Popular Osaka amusement park Universal Studios Japan also remained closed Wednesday - the first time it's been clo...

Sep 06 2018

Republicans hit Trump for criticizing Justice Department

The White House did not immediately react. However, from previous reports, George Papadopoulos, the former adviser account appeared to be contradicting with the testimony...

Sep 06 2018

Ayanna Pressley defeats Dem Rep. Michael Capuano in upset primary victory

She and Ocasio-Cortez both defeated older, white congressmen who were reliable liberal votes, but who didn't look like many voters in their districts. Brown over Democ...

Sep 05 2018

40-year-old bridge in Kolkata collapses, rescue operations underway

Fire brigade personnel engaged in the rescue work had earlier said 25 injured were pulled out from the rubble. The tragedy happened two years after the collapse of the un...

Sep 04 2018

Supreme Court Nominee to Face Tough Questions on Range of Issues

Klobuchar argued that the documents stemming from Kavanaugh's time in the Bush White House could "strongly bolster the arguments that I could make" on whether the appella...

Sep 03 2018

Trump calls court ruling on N.C. redistricting 'very unfair'

Visitors wait to enter the U.S. Supreme Court, as the Court sent back to a lower court a decision that Republicans in North Carolina had drawn congressional district boun...