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Iraq Says US Vows to Speed Support in ISIS Battle

Even before Trump took office, Iraqi forces had recaptured a string of major cities from Daesh, shrunk the militant group's finances and significantly stemmed t...


The Supreme Court rules in favor of a special education student

The National Education Association applauds the Supreme Court for unanimously affirming that the IDEA is intended, and must be interpreted, to provide children ...


Germany: Gay Convictions of 50000 Men Would Be Overturned by New Bill

The German government's Justice Minister Heiko Maas said to AFP: "We can never completely erase the travesty of justice, but we want to rehabilitate the victims...


FBI's Comey and NSA's Rogers testify at House hearing on Russian Federation

The FBI typically does not comment on active investigations, but the Russian actions targeting the US election represents an "unusual" case, he told members of ...


IS Claims Responsibility for Car Bomb That Kills 23 in Baghdad

At least 15 people were killed and 33 others wounded on Monday in a vehicle bomb explosion at a marketplace in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, a police source tol...


Ukrainian Lawmaker Says Manafort Hid Yanukovych Payments

The Anti-corruption investigators in Ukraine have alleged Yanukovych and members of his party ran a corrupt regime. On Monday, the intrigue took another tur...


NEW One Injury in Oil Sands Fire

Fort McMurray Councillor Keith McGrath says things are under control. "One Syncrude employee was injured and immediately attended to by Syncrude Emergency Ser...


White House calls alleged rape by immigrant teens 'horrendous'

Montano's hearing is set for March 31 and Sanchez's is set for April 14. "People are victims of these crimes". "She refused", Montgomery County Police said in a...


Two missing India Sufi clerics traced, to be deported to India tomorrow

He told her that both of them were safe and will return to Delhi today. Swaraj had taken up the matter with Pakistan Prime Minister's foreign adviser, Sartaj ...


[Graphic News] Norway ranked world's happiest country

The Scandinavian nation of 5 million, known for its spectacular fjords, reindeer and "Midnight Sun", ranks No. 1 among 155 countries rated for happiness in a Un...


Deadly Midtown Stabbing Attack Was Racially Motivated, Police Say

On Monday night, Jackson crossed paths with Timothy Caughman, a black man who was rummaging through garbage on a sidewalk in Manhattan's Hell's Kitchen neighbor...


Malaysia moves up five spots in world's happiest country index

India is one of the least happiest countries in the world. The report , published by the U.N. Sustainable Development Solutions Network , shows that whi...


Lee-Martin Luther King Jr. joint holiday

Hutchinson started off the signing of SB519 by saying Tuesday was a day "two years in the making". The legislative support for a separate holiday to recognize M...


PM Narendra Modi represents 'aspirational' India: Dr Jitendra Singh

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar spoke about incidents of lack of quorum in both the Houses, including on Monday, prompting Modi to say that it shoul...


Rajnath Singh Not to Play Holi in Respect of Martyred CRPF Jawans

These CRPF jawans were part of a road opening party, which were dissipating the road between Bhejji and Kuttacheru when the Maoists rebels first produced a domi...


White House tries to distance Trump from campaign aides

The accusations - all of which he denies - prompted Mr Manafort to resign from Mr Trump's campaign last August. "Of all of the characters in and around the Tr...


My wife made me take the job, says Tillerson

Mr Tillerson said his boss, President Trump, places a "very high value on the communications that have already occurred". North Korea's state news agency KCNA...


Rex Tillerson says wife convinced him to take secretary of state job

The statement said that Tillerson also conveyed that U.S. President Donald Trump is anticipating to soon meet with his Chinese counterpart for face-to-face disc...


White House Defends Trump's Golf Outings As Business Trips

Trump has visited the two courses near his Mar-a-Lago estate - Trump International Golf Course in West Palm Beach and Trump National Golf Course in Jupiter - 10...


Telangana announces welfare-oriented, tax-free budget for 2017-18

In the Budget 2017 presented by Finance Minister Eetela Rajender, the state government has projected that the state's debt burden would increase to Rs 1.40 lakh...


Maruti Suzuki violence case: 13 murder accused given life sentence

Out of these 18 who were convicted for voluntary causing hurt, destruction of property, rioting and rioting armed with deadly weapons, it sentenced four to ...


Unfazed by controversies, Sunil Grover continues to entertain audience, here's proof

Will Sunil, Chandan and Ali leave the show? It has been reported that the co-stars of The Kapil Sharma Show have chose to boycott the TRP-booster of Sony Ent...


63 million in India do not have access to clean water

The country with the greatest percentage of the rural population without access to clean water was Angola, at 71 per cent. Hundreds of millions of people acro...


Alibaba plans for regional distribution hub in Malaysia

Alibaba Group is at the forefront of private sector development of e-commerce solutions and their ambitions to enable trade, particularly for SMEs, make them th...


US, Iraqi Leaders 'Confident' of Islamic State Defeat

Institute of Peace in Washington . "Maybe someday we'll be able to figure it out". He also lamented the 2011 withdrawal of US forces from Mosul and the rest ...


Gorsuch Just Confirmed That Trump Totally Made Up Stuff Again

When Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) confronted Gorsuch, however, Gorsuch flatly denied Sisk's claims. According to data from a Harvard-Harris survey provided exclusi...


US Supreme Court nominee Gorsuch coasting towards Senate showdown

Richard Blumenthal questioned him about Trump's tweets. "And Gorsuch declined to say what he would do if he's confirmed and President Trump's executive order on...


Two Ajmer Blast Convicts Sentences to Life Imprisonment

They were convicted under various sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) for criminal conspiracy and under sections of the Explosive Substances Act and Unlawfu...


Ivanka Trump brand hit with class action lawsuit alleging 'unfair competition'

Ivanka Trump is reported to have been given a prominent role in the White House, despite not technically serving as a government employee. (In fact, her busi...


Former Trump campaign chief 'offered to help Putin advance interests'

Furthermore, CNN claims that Ukrainian lawmaker Sergii Leshchenko showed the publication a six-page document that apparently has Manafort's signature on a con...


Delhi: On suspicion of infidelity, man throws acid on girlfriend

He used diluted acid, the one used in households for cleaning purposes! The incident took place outside the residence of the survivor's home in Sangam Vihar. ...


Pressure grows on Dijsselbloem to resign after "sexist and xenophobic" remarks

Those key issues include the growth-friendly rebalancing of Greece's public finances over the medium term (in 2018 and beyond) and the labor market reform. Dijs...


Gunshots heard outside UK parliament, two people treated

Twelve police cars and vans were outside the Palace in the moments after the incident. Police are then believed to have shot a man who tried to enter the Parl...


Pope Francis Reacts Divinely To Little Girl Snatching His Skullcap

What do you do if you're a little girl and you're meeting the Pope for the first time? The Pope gave Estella a kiss and she reached up and swiped the zucchetto...


'Sean Spicer doesn't believe Sean Spicer at this point'

Monday he pushed back hard against allegations he colluded with Russian Federation in any way. A smooth start to the Senate confirmation hearing for Supreme C...