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Truck bomb kills 90, wounds hundreds in Afghan capital

Residents described a mushroom cloud over Kabul and windows were shattered in shops, restaurants and other buildings up to a kilometre (half mile) from the bl...


Trump Expected to End US Participation in Paris Climate Pact

Trump faced considerable pressure to hold to the deal during visits with European leaders and Pope Francis on his recent trip overseas. A White House official...


Trudeau, Notley line up behind Trans Mountain pipeline amid NDP-Green alliance

AMP Capital Investors Ltd now owns 6,724,359 shares of the pipeline company's stock valued at $153,047,000 after buying an additional 447,882 shares during the ...


Most popular Kildare baby names revealed

Emily tops the list for girls names, a position it has held since 2011, closely followed by Grace. Jack had been the most popular name in Donegal, but more pa...


Frank Miller's 'Sin City' Is Coming To TV

This is probably good news for fans since the movies had to be polished up a bit to avoid an R-18 rating. Stephen L'Heureux, who produced the second film, Si...


Tobacco Kills 7 Million a Year

The statement called for countries to act now to fully implement the proven strategies put forward by the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC ) ...


Amid US doubt, UN chief says climate deal essential, 'get on board'

Lindsay Graham told CNN on Sunday that a withdraw "means that the leader of the Republican Party is in a different spot than the rest of the world". Canada's ...


United Nations warns Yemen conflict is leading to country's collapse

In this Monday, May 15, 2017 file photo, people are treated for suspected cholera infection at a hospital in Sanaa , Yemen . Also speaking at the Council me...


Corbyn says he would ensure Brexit deal

There are several possible reasons for this: Labour's popular manifesto policies and Theresa May's controversial social care plans and subsequent U-tu...


We need to forget that we are playing India, says Haris Sohail

While South Africa's AB de Villiers (874 rating points) and Australian David Warner (871) just have a three-point difference between them, Kohli with 852 po...


#GE2017 Scottish Liberal Democrats to launch their manifesto today

The first minister said that she wanted to speak to pensioners directly yesterday, warning them that the Conservatives were pitting the young against the old ...


Ohio attorney general sues 5 drugmakers over opiate crisis

DeWine said. Purdue said in an emailed statement: "We share the attorney general's concerns about the opioid crisis and we are committed to working collaborat...


Tobacco kills seven million people, gulps $1.4 trillion annually

The UN agency said tougher measures were needed to rein in tobacco use , urging countries to ban smoking in the workplace and indoor public spaces, outlaw ...


Faceless fish among weird deep sea Australian finds

The crew commented they are collecting many specimens which have been unknown to Australian waters until now. " We're not even scratching the surface of what ...


Sturgeon's approval ratings collapse but support for SNP still strong

However, Tory Prime Minister Theresa May has repeatedly voiced her opposition to Sturgeon's plan, saying " now is not the time " for a repeat of the September...


Cashews, Macadamia nuts recalled for possible Listeria

The macadamia nuts were sold in six states: Ohio, Kentucky, Kansas, Nebraska, Missouri and Indiana. If you have some Kroger Simple Truth store-brand macadamia...


Legendary batsman Sunil Gavaskar plays down Anil Kumble-Virat Kohli rift

But amid this, there have been speculations of a rift between the Indian skipper and Kumble . "COA's Vinod Rai is visiting London during the course of Cham...


Madison County finds first mosquitoes with West Nile in 2017

The Illinois Department of Public Health announced Tuesday that mosquitoes collected last week in the Godfrey area had tested positive. The best prevention, h...


Pakistani team capability to beat traditional rival India: Younus

As I told you before, it didn't come easy. He (Kohli) was just talking to me and trying to ease me out, but it really didn't work. Pakistan are the side nob...


Bomb kills 13, hurts 24 in Baghdad; IS claims responsibility

The attack took place near the Directorate of Public Pension, one of several government buildings in al-Karkh area in the Iraqi capital, the spokesman of Baghd...


Jeremy Corbyn rules out deal with SNP in hung parliament

She previously had said a new independence referendum would be held between autumn 2018 and spring 2019 after the terms of Brexit were clear but before a fina...


Bale fit and raring to go for Cardiff final

I want to be at this cub, but it depends on what happens on the field. A fee, possibly in the region of £2million to £3million, for Solanke will be decided by...


Demonetization effect? GDP growth at 6.1% in Q4 of 2016-17

In the previous quarter (October-December), the country's GDP grew at 7 per cent. Growth in eight core sectors have also slumped, CSO report said. This is pu...


Florida confirms first cases of H3N2 'dog flu' in state

Dog flu is a disease of dogs. Most dogs recover at home without any complications. There is no evidence that H3N2 infects people. If you think your dog has ...


Turkey calls for ouster of United States envoy for anti-IS coalition

On his return to Ankara, the foreign minister said Turkey had been assured that after the operation in Raqqa, territory seized from the jihadists would be han...


Captain and coach will not always be on same page: Gavaskar

NewsX exclusive sources confirmed on Tuesday that all these reports of rift between Kumble and Kohli are fictional and that the Indian cricket team is firmly ...


Scottish party to push for vote on independence

The SNP is seeking to build on its narrative that Scotland has a different political dynamic to the rest of the United Kingdom when it comes to welfare, care ...


Scotland should have new choice on independence at end of Brexit

She said a vote for her party next week would "strengthen Scotland's hand against Tory cuts" and also help protect against a "extreme Brexit". The first min...


Sri Lanka monsoon toll climbs to 164

Over 170 people have died following one worst incidents of flooding in Sri Lanka since 2003, The Indian Express reported, while over 100 are still reported mi...


Ian McGeechan: Warm-up losses are "irrelevant" on Lions tour

I see that as their only chance". "The Lions, the All Blacks and the Legendary Tour of 1971", by Tom English and Peter Burns, details what is still widely r...


Tiger Woods blames DUI arrest on an 'unexpected reaction to prescribed medications'

According to the police report, officers had to awaken Woods in his running vehicle prior to him being arrested . The result of the tests by police said he wa...


Tobacco kills over 7 million every year, scars environment

World Health Organization estimates that smoking costs more than US$1.4 trillion (PS1.1 trillion) in terms of healthcare costs and lost productivity. WHO's r...


White House communications director Mike Dubke resigns

Dubke resigned on May 18, according to Politico's Mike Allen after taking the job in March. Dubke wrote in a statement that it had been an honor to serve Trum...


North Carolina blows past Miami 12-4 in ACC semifinal

In the eighth inning, however, the Seminoles exploded. The Bad: Unlike the first three games in Louisville, Florida State did not get a stellar start from its ...


Insomniac? Climate change could make that worse

Extrapolated to the entire USA population in the year 2099, "the figure could rise by several hundred million more nights of lost sleep annually", a press rele...