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Dutch sixth in world happiness ranking, but migrants rate it 11th

For the first time, the United Nations also examined the happiness levels of immigrants in each country, with Finland also scoring the highest. The Nordic ...


Thunder Rally Behind Westbrook's 100th Triple Double to Beat Hawks

Notably, Westbrook is now the only active player in the National Basketball Association to hold such an accomplishment, as the three other players to do it, Ja...


Duterte needs 'psychiatric evaluation' says United Nations rights chief

He said the Philippine leader "needs to submit himself to some sort of psychiatric examination". But he abandoned the process in November, after what he calle...


Anti-party line: Mehbooba Mufti sacks finance minister Haseeb Drabu

Drabu has deliberately made the statement to prove his credentials to quarters that matter to him. In recent times, leaders from BJP and PDP have openly critici...


Saudi royals tackling corruption, or just cashing in on foes?

In November, Saudi Arabia launched an anti-corruption purge, arresting hundreds of the country's elite, including billionaires, government ministers, and roya...


Kenyan opposition suspends plans to oust president

Kenya's president and opposition leader have promised to begin a process of reconciliation following last year's bitterly contested election. He explained what ...


Karti Chidambaram remanded in 13-day judicial custody in Inx Media case

The CBI counsel further stated, "Under the circumstances when there is sufficient material clearly implicating the accused in this serious economic offence,...


Scientists put on alert for deadly new pathogen - 'Disease X'

It added that special populations such as refugees, internally displaced populations, and victims of disasters, constitute potential victims of the listed dis...


Macron announces additional 700 million euros for solar energy

The Alliance also promised to find innovative financing mechanisms capable of building market for cost effective solar technologies along with positive policy i...


Mohammed Shami goes missing after wife Hasin Jahan files FIR against him

The controversy has already cost Shami as India's cricket board has put the 27-year-old bowler's annual contract with the national team on hold while an investi...


Texas primary turnout buoys Democrats' hopes again

With over 99% of precincts counted (and not including votes for any third parties), Democratic turnout did top one million in a midterm primary for the first ...


NRA Files Lawsuit Over Florida Gun Control Legislation

Marion Hammer, the NRA's Florida lobbyist, called the bill "a display of bullying and coercion". It also highlighted that women between 18 and 21 are very u...


Fla. governor signs school-safety bill

Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle have been inundated by emails and phone calls from opponents and supporters of the measure, which does not include an assau...


Supreme Court transfers Karti Chidambaram's challenge to ED summons to HC

Karti Chidambaram , arrested in the INX Media corruption case, told the special CBI court on Friday that he has been kept awake at night and allowed to sleep on...


Turkey neutralises 3055 terrorist in Syria

The Turkish troops and allied militants have so far seized five of Afrin's seven urban centers, according to Anadolu. Cars and buses reportedly carrying peo...


Toys-R-Us making plans to liquidate USA operations

The U.S. branch of the company hoped to find a buyer or work out a debt restructuring deal, and unnamed sources are leaking to business outlets that the company...


The unemployment rate in Canada in February fell to 5.8%

Advertisment Canada's job market added about 15,000 jobs in February, less than expected but enough to nudge the unemployment rate down one-10th of a percentage...


Myanmar's 'ethnic cleansing' of Rohingya continues, says United Nations official

The United Nations and United States have concluded the campaign amounted to ethnic cleansing . "I don't think we can draw any other conclusion from what I h...


Kevin Love Candidly Details Mental Health Issues, Recent Panic Attack

That's why I didn't realize until after I finished reading Love's Players' Tribune piece that tears were streaming down my face. "It came out of nowhere",...


Karnataka Lokayukta Wrote 20 Times For More Security, Says Justice Hegde

The accused gained access to the Lokayukta office in the guise of an advocate intending to lodge a complaint. During the lunch break when there were not many st...


23andMe Granted FDA-Approval for Genetic Test on Cancer Risk

Now they can add information about three BRCA mutations to the health reports they issue. Most BRCA mutations that increase an individual's risk are not det...


Hundreds march at Michigan State to protest Richard Spencer's speech

A group protests white nationalist Richard Spencer's visit to Michigan State University in East Lansing, Mich ., March 5, 2018 . In addition to MSU police...


Eagles trade with Seahawks for DE Michael Bennett

The Seahawks were expected to move on from Bennett before March 18 when he was due a $3 million roster bonus. Michael Bennett is a three-time Pro Bowler in th...


CDC report maps ongoing opioid epidemic in the USA

The largest increase - 109 percent - was in Wisconsin. And while the same report did not mention the number of deaths involved, another recent CDC report reveal...


Pa. says its bad flu-season has 'peaked'

PHOENIX - This year's flu season has been one of the worst in modern day history - and it is not over yet. "These numbers reflect only laboratory-confirmed ...


Teens exposed to five toxic chemicals from E-cigarettes Video

Of the 1,295 adolescents included in the analysis, those who have ever used e-cigarettes were likely to progress to established smoking when compared with t...


Opioid overdoes in U.S. increased by 30% in only 14 months

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . CDC Acting Director Anne Schuchat said: "Long before we receive data from death certificates, emergency departm...


Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrives in Egypt

Lebanon's prime minister has met with Saudi Arabia's powerful crown prince during his first trip to the kingdom since relations strained following Saad Hariri's...


Here's The Updated Big Ten Tournament Bracket Heading Into Friday

It's just going to be a really stressful process, I feel like". Sophomore guard Zavier Simpson deserves an honorable mention for scoring 12 points and playing...


WashPost: Mueller Probing Trump's Sessions Attacks for Obstruction

He added a slap at Michael Horowitz, the inspector general: "Isn't the IG an Obama guy?" That source said Francisco, the No. 3 Justice Department official, ha...


Saudi- Three Aid Workers Killed in Nigeria

No details were immediately available for the fourth, but Newport said the injured and missing were both women. The latest Rann attack comes almost two weeks ...


Outrage over Kenyatta Hospital surgery mix up

According to Kenya's Daily Nation , the incident took place last month at the Kenyatta National Hospital in Nairobi. One needed surgery to remove a blood clot...


Karti produced in court, CBI seeks 14 days of custodial interrogation

Medicines are allowed only on prescription but home food is not allowed. "It is unbelievable that despite no history of cardiac problem, doctors advised him to ...


Gun wasn't part of St. James High School threat, police say

During the investigation, officials identified the suspect as 17-year-old Fernando Vasquez and located a firearm in his vehicle. Rotorua Police said a student...


Kushner loses top-secret security status

The family real estate business of Jared Kushner reportedly received millions of dollars in loans from two companies whose leaders met with him in the White H...