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US 'Mother of all bombs' owes origins to specialized anti-Nazi weapons

The U.S. estimates 600 to 800 IS fighters are present in Afghanistan, mostly in Nangarhar. The statement said it is the responsibility of Afghans, not the Uni...


Ivanka Trump 'Booed' at Women's Forum in Germany

Taking part in a Berlin summit , USA president's daughter says she is still "rather unfamiliar" with first daughter role. Trump's 35-year-old daughter Iva...


Will France Leave The EU? It Depends On Who Wins Sunday's Election

The race is so tight that, unlike in previous years, some local news channels are warning viewers not to expect an announcement of results promptly at 8 p.m., w...


Treasury won't grant Exxon drilling waiver for Russian Federation

Rosneft is now expected to pursue the deepwater exploration programme with Italian oil group Eni. In response to the ruling the firm said they understood t...


Minn. Dairy Farms Settle Dispute With Wis. Buyer Over Trade In Canada

Addressing reporters at the White House on Tuesday, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the twin disputes underline the problems with the North American Free ...


Egypt declares 3-month emergency after church bombings

The attacks followed a Cairo church bombing in December and came weeks ahead of a planned visit by Catholic Pope Francis meant to show support for the country...


GOP rep: 'Significant amendments' added to health care plan could aid negotiations

Democrats have for weeks warned against such "poison pill" additions to the spending bill and say they will not support allocating money for Trump's pet project...


Sanctuary city ruling praised in San Francisco

The ruling from U.S. District Judge William Orrick III in San Francisco said that Trump's order targeted broad categories of federal funding for sanctuary...


French PM Attacks Marine Le Pen In Wake of Paris Shooting

The report , however, said that It was unclear whether the attack would tip the balance of the vote in favour of Le Pen, who has vowed to take a tough line o...


Don't believe exit polls, wait till results: AAP

Voting for three municipal corporations of Delhi ended with a turnout of around 54 per cent. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his family after casting...


Border Wall 'Will Get Built and Help Stop Drugs, Human Trafficking'

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said negotiations between Democrats and Republicans in both the House of Representatives and the Senate were "going quite...


Builder stocks hammered on lumber tariff hike

Ross said during a press conference Tuesday that the tariffs are effective immediately. "Enforcement is very much on the forefront in this administration". Thes...


Fewer Americans Think President Trump Keeps His Promises, Poll Shows

Any proposal that he makes, especially tax cuts for the wealthy, will be met with suspicion if Trump continues to be opaque regarding his own tax returns. In ...


Mexico wall demands eased as spending talks advance

Insurers are also desperate to get some clarity on the issue and make sure the administration continues making the payments. But it does not completely eliminat...


US judge blocks Trump order to restrict funding for 'sanctuary cities'

A federal judge on Tuesday blocked a Trump administration order to withhold funding from communities that limit cooperation with US immigration authorities, say...


Caps look to clip Leafs in game 6

Oshie has four assists and Alex Ovechkin has 21 shots on goal. Marcus Johansson stuffed his second goal of the game past Frederik Andersen at 6:31 of overti...


Home Minister Rajnath Singh pays tribute to the martyred CRPF personnel

Not much is known about Hidima other than the fact he is in his thirties and hails from Andhra. But the sources said he was involved in the May 2013 ambush in t...


Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn go head-to-head at final PMQs before election

Labour is trailing in opinion polls that suggest it will lose seats in the election, strengthening May's hand in Brexit talks and reducing opposition from lawma...


United Kingdom kicks off Vijay Mallya's extradition process, Tuesday's arrest the first step

The Ministry of External Affairs confirmed that India had handed over a request for the extradition of Vijay Mallya to the British High Commission, saying it ha...


JEE Mains result to be declared on April 27

We know that students are very eager to check out the JEE Main 2017 Results . Joint Entrance Examination commonly known as JEE is a national level test whi...


Costa's return to form gives Chelsea new momentum in title bid

Chelsea's superiority - and nerve - had been questioned after a timid loss at Manchester United came so soon after a shock home defeat by Crystal Palace - ...


School applications made easier in Gauteng

Applications will start on May 2 from 8.30am and close at midnight on June 12. "As of 2nd May, our contact centre will extend operating hours from 08:00 - 18:...


General election is NOT about changing Government, says MP

Mr Corbyn promised he would not "play by the rules" if he won the election, but would take on the "cosy cartels that are hoarding this country's wealth for them...


On Day Two, Delhi Police Questions Dinakaran for 11 Hours

Dinakaran's faction had contested on the hat symbol for the by-polls, after the Election Commission froze their AIADMK's "two leaves" symbol acknowledging the s...


Trump condemns Holocaust deniers as 'accomplices of evil'

His remarks at the U.S. Capitol follow a number of controversies relating to anti-Semitism and his administration. "I will always stand with the Jewish people...


New questions raised over Flynn-Russia ties

President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn , appeared to break USA law when he failed to seek permission or inform the government...


Asia Minute: Government Begins Hire Australian Program

April. 18 (ANI): With Australia set to abolish the 457 visa programme used by companies to bring in temporary foreign workers, the Ministry of External Affair...


Four days questioning leads to TTV Dhinakaran arrest in EC bribery case

Earlier, alleged middle man Sukesh Chandrashekhar and Dinakaran had reached the Delhi Police Crime Branch office for questioning. Holding that the entire alle...


Korea port call, North remains defiant

Pyongyang's forces reportedly held its largest military drill as a show of strength against the US and South Korea's increasing pressure. When North Korea sta...


DU, IIT-D, AMU among 10 websites hacked, pro-Pak slogans

The official websites of four prominent Indian universities - Delhi University, Aligarh Muslim University, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi and IIT BH...


Federal judge rules Trump cannot punish sanctuary cities by withholding funds

A federal judge on Tuesday blocked any attempt by the Trump administration to withhold funding from "sanctuary cities" that do not cooperate with us immigra...


Centre vows to review anti-Maoist strategy

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday condemned the massacre of 25 CRPF personnel in a Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh on Monday and paid tribute to them. The secu...


Clasico victory was morale booster, says Barcelona coach Luis Enrique

The social media world explodes with Messi's El Clasico victor, Tony Adams keeps up his dancing, and more in the Sweeper. And Enrique is hoping to build on ...


Food Advocates Denounce Confirmation of Sonny Perdue to Lead USDA

Perdue served as a state senator in Georgia before being elected governor in 2003 - the first republican governor in 130 years. Before serving two terms as go...


GOP Congress Ignores Trump Threats, Proceeds With Deal To Avoid Shutdown

And ultimately, Republicans will need Democratic votes to pass a funding bill through the Senate. In exchange for the military buildup, Democrats want crucial...