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Apr 30 2018

Rohingya Muslims Protest in Bangladeshi Camp Calling for UN Protection

Muslims in the overwhelmingly Buddhist nation mostly live in poverty in Rakhine state, next to Bangladesh. "I think, we've witnessed the magnitude of the refugee crisis...

Apr 30 2018

9 teenagers die in flash floods; 1 still missing

Two remain in detention and the third is under house arrest, he added. Haaretz reports that one of the girls who died on the ill-fated trip messaged friends the night...

Apr 29 2018

Trump to visit United Kingdom in July

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Thursday the president will go in July after months of back-and-forth and at least one canceled trip. Even London Mayor...

Apr 29 2018

Muslims clear UPSC exams, Saad Miya Khan bags 25th rank

Anudeep, an OBC candidate from Hyderabad , qualified the examination with Anthropology as his optional subject. Anu Kumari is a student of Physics Honors of the Hin...

Apr 29 2018

Tom Brokaw Denies Sexual Harassment Allegations, Attacks Accuser

The letter was circulated after former NBC News correspondent Linda Vester said she was "groped and assaulted by Tom Brokaw ". The women say he has treated all o...

Apr 27 2018

Kushinagar train-bus collision: 13 children killed, bus driver had earphones on

The train involved in the incident when it was on its way from Sivan to Gorakhpur . The protesters demanded that railway personnel should be posted at the unmanned c...

Apr 27 2018

Mike Pompeo Confirmation a 'Pro-Life' and 'Religious Freedom' Victory

Trump undermined Tillerson several times, most notably in October, a day after Tillerson stated that the US had "lines of communication" to North Korea. Senator Robert ...

Apr 27 2018

Emmanuel Macron delivers a rebuke to Trump

French President Emmanuel Macron arrived in Washington hoping to convince President Donald Trump to stick with the Iran nuclear deal . The French president's addre...

Apr 27 2018

WB panchayat polls will be on May 14: EC

As per an announcement by the State Election Commission ( SEC ) on 31 March, the dates for the three-phase polls were 1 May, 3 May and 5 May, with the last date of nomi...

Apr 26 2018

Trump pick for VA faces allegations over drug prescriptions, wreck

The practice allegedly once threw White House Medical Unit staff into a panic, when they realized that a large quantity of Percocet was missing without any documentation....

Apr 26 2018

Palestinians: Assassinated Hamas Commander's Body To Be Returned To Gaza

Hussein‎ was working as a photojournalist for Gaza's Al-Shaab radio station and wore a protective vest marked "Press" at the protest on April 13, witnesses said , accord...

Apr 26 2018

Influential Guru Asaram Bapu Given Life Sentence For Raping Teenage Girl

Now, the Indian government is on alert in case his supporters take to the streets to protest over the verdict, as had happened when another charismatic guru, Gurmeet Ram...

Apr 26 2018

Supreme Court to consider Texas redistricting

Minority advocacy groups did not like those 2011 maps, and said they were deliberately created to negatively affect African American and Latino voters. The battle over wh...

Apr 26 2018

Yet another federal judge confronts Trump administration over Daca

Judge Bates gave the justice department 90 days to try and prove that the DACA program is unlawful. However, the previous two judges - in Brooklyn and San Francisco - had...

Apr 26 2018

State senate candidates rally ahead of special election

In total, 11 NY legislative seats were up for grabs on Tuesday. But with Democrats in charge of the Assembly by huge margins, those outcomes would not change the balance ...

Apr 26 2018

Apple CEO Tim Cook visits White House for Trump meeting

Tim Cook is scheduled to meet with President Trump on Wednesday, a day after Apple's CEO attended the president's first state dinner. The White House and Apple have ...

Apr 25 2018

Why it's unlikely there will be a statewide teacher strike in Colorado

LIMITING Two Republican lawmakers introduced a bill that would prohibit teachers in Colorado from striking, with language that would allow fines and jail time for teac...

Apr 25 2018

Congress will effectively counter Modi and Shah: Siddaramaiah

As per the list, finalised by the party's Central Election Committee, G.R. Pravin Patil will contest from Bhadravati in Shivamogga district, and Kannada cine star Ja...

Apr 25 2018

UCL Preview: Bayern Munich vs Real Madrid

Bayern, who have already won the Bundesliga title and the German Cup, are hoping to complete the treble in Heynckes' fourth spell in charge. 'Currently, I play football...