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This Is The Happiest Country In The World

For instance, new parents in Norway are eligible for almost a year of leave with pay. Finland takes 5th place. This latest ranking put Malaysia up five plac...


SC should decide on its own, not believe Swamy: Owaisi

The Court has now asked Swamy to mention the matter again on Friday next week. India's apex court on Tuesday urged concerned Hindus and Muslims to hold meetings...


4-magnitude natural disaster hits Bali, no tsunami warnings issued

The quake, which had an epicentre about 10 kilometres from Denpasar and a depth of about 118km, hit just after 7am on Wednesday, local time. Carla Beharry, a ...


Malaysians among top 50 happiest nationalities in the world

A United Nations initiative ranked 155 countries on the basis their happiness level and the results are a sad reality for Indians. It also takes into account GD...


US Detects N. Korea's Move to Launch Missile Soon

North Korea has launched mostly Scud and Rodong-class missiles from the Wonsan test site. "This defensive exercise focuses on enhancing the interoperability b...


T&T a "happier" place, says World Happiness Report

But the report's not just about bragging rights. Northern Europe dominated the top of the list and Africa the bottom. Germany was ranked 16th, the U.K, 19...


Afghanistan supports sending more United States forces

Kabulov said Monday that five Central Asian countries and the US - which he added had not yet confirmed its participation - were also invited to the upcoming me...


Park apologises to South Koreans

When she left the prosecutors' office and got into a black sedan waiting for her, Park didn't make any comments to reporters. The conservative Chosun Ilbo, So...


Bad weather slows the advance of Iraqi forces in western Mosul

He said: "We can go back but it is a question of safety". The campaign for the western side, now in its second month, is harder as it is more densely populate...


Dogs, puppies, cats and rabbit seized from troubled rescue in Langley

She said one of the dogs that was seized, a three-year-old greyhound named Hadley, "is the only reason I get up in the morning". On Sept. 19 past year, SPCA o...


Comey: We Have No Information to Support President Trump's Wiretapping Tweets

FBI Director James Comey and NSA Director Mike Rogers both appeared before the House Intelligence Committee hearing in which Rep. Peter King (R-NY) asked Co...


Give chance to Myanmar gov't to improve Rohingya situation: DFM

It said that Myanmar does not allow global media into the affected area in Rakhine State and will not cooperate with a United Nations probe into the killings, r...


Feinstein's Questioning of Gorsuch Reveals Her Misunderstanding of the Supreme Court

In his testimony from yesterday's hearing, National Security Agency chief Michael S. Rogers said there was no evidence that vote tallies had been tampered w...


Russians take curling to the next level by using cars as stones

The cars have been stripped of all normal necessities like an engine, gears and other parts that could weigh the vehicle down, which makes the auto easier for t...


North Korea to pursue development of ICBM - envoy

Such technology allows an ICBM to successfully reenter the earth's atmosphere with no damage to the warhead. Experts say it could have a nuclear-tipped missile ...


UK Inflation Passes Bank of England Target for First Time Since 2014

Today's figures came as the ONS switched to its preferred measure of inflation from CPI to CPIH, which includes costs associated with living in, maintaining...


Kesha Suffers Serious Setback in Dr. Luke Case

Luke would result in the kind of abuse she's alleging. In Tuesday's ruling, the judge said Kesha could not claim Dr. Luke had breached their agreement ...


NewsAlert: Man accused of killing his seven-old stepson arrested, police say

The woman who was stabbed was taken to the St. Catharines hospital with serious injuries and then transported out of the region. Gavin says the suspect has be...


Euro Climbs to Six-Week High Following Presidential Debate in France

UBS doesn't have an official view on whether Macron or Fillon will become the next president, according to Tan Teck Leng, a foreign-exchange analyst at its weal...


Tomi Lahren suspended for pro-choice, guns comment

I just don't think it's the government's place to dictate". On Friday, Lahren said "I'm pro-choice" then added: "I can sit here and say, as a Republican, ...


First day of spring a welcome sight in Fox Cities

Temperatures will quickly rise into the 30s this morning even as clouds and perhaps a few showers work in from the west. A few showers are possible Tuesday ...


Yellow weather warning in place overnight with freezing temperatures expected

According to the national forecaster, showers of snow are expected this morning. On average, the United Kingdom experiences more days of snow falling in March...


'Under formal investigation', Francois Fillon refuses to quit presidential race

Fillon's campaign has taken a very serious hit since the scandal broke out late January in the satirical weekly Le Canard Enchaine, which alleged that he paid h...


Israel's multilayer defense system nears completion

The new platform specializes in intercepting tactical ballistic missiles, medium to long-range rockets, and cruise missiles. The tests validated the capabilit...


Norway named happiest country in the world

Australia, Canada and New Zealand are the only non-European nations in the top ten. This was clearly shown by DEWA setting a world record, obtaining the lowest ...


Canada-wide arrest warrant to be issued for Kuijer

Visitations will take place on Thursday night and Friday afternoon at the Pleasantview Funeral Home in Thorold, Ont., with a celebration of life service to take...


Neil Gorsuch's sales pitch: I'm my own judge

After Blumenthal recounted his conversation with Gorsuch, Trump suggested Blumenthal was a serial liar. "It's not a matter of agreeing or disagreeing", Gorsuc...


Mass Effect Andromeda Tips to Level Up Faster

This unhealthy environment is what led to problems with their latest game because many programmers left the company throughout the years. The Xbox One, on t...


Federal Bureau of Investigation director lauds find of Tom Brady's jersey, but can't stomach Patriots

Devin Nunes, R-Calif., said that there is still no evidence that the Obama administration wiretapped Trump Tower , as President Trump has claimed, even aft...


Galloway fights Labour in Kaufman seat

The Liberal Democrats claimed they were now a contender to win the seat - despite their lowly fifth-place finish in 2015. Tim Farron's party will now see a ch...


Former All Black turned coach Aaron Mauger dumped by English club Leicester

Appointed Leicester head coach in 2015, former Crusaders and All Blacks midfield back Mauger took control of the club's coaching team on an interim basis after ...


Spicey Says Trump's Constant Golfing Okay Because He's Working While He Plays

In his mind, the President - himself, he hoped - would be too busy trying to fix America to take much time off. Guess that is just the hundredth time that c...


Tokyo's First Cherry Blossoms Reported This Season (News)

Millions of people across the country look forward to the annual event, holding hanami (cherry-blossom viewing) parties underneath the trees in parks during t...


Guatemala youth gangs kill three police officers

A police spokesman, Pablo Castillo, said the motive of the attacks was not known, but have not ruled out that they might be in reprisal for the raid. The pris...


Russia Says Syrian Government Officials Will Attend Geneva Peace Talks

United Nations spokeswoman Alessandra Vellucci says the envoy, Staffan de Mistura, won't be there but his deputy, Ramzy Ramzy, will "engage the parties bilatera...