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White House defends Trump's visits to his golf club

But the White House has customarily informed reporters traveling with the president what he is up to during these outings, and even provided some details, suc...


Federal Bureau of Investigation and NSA: There's No Evidence of Russia Changing Votes

Comey was testifying Monday (March 20) before the House intelligence committee. "No, I do not, but I would highlight we're a foreign intelligence organization...


UNC receives invitation from MHA for tripartite talk

It was agreed that "the grievances of the UNC which led to the imposition of Economic Blockade by them was recognised as there was non-adherence to the four Mem...


UK-bound passengers 'facing ban on large electronic devices in hand luggage'

The Department of Homeland Security said passengers traveling from those airports could not bring devices larger than a cellphone, such as tablets, portable DVD...


Ozil ruled out of Germany squad for England clash

Arsenal star Ozil is still struggling with a hamstring problem that kept him out of the Gunners side that lost 3-1 to West Brom last week. But Low - who has ...


Plane passenger suffers burns when headphones explode mid-flight

The woman said she saw sparks and small flames shooting from the headphones while they were on the floor. It was so severe that the battery and its cover be...


Inflation in biggest monthly rise since 2012

But with inflation at 2.3%, prices are rising at the same rate as average earnings. Maike Currie, investment director for personal investing at Fidelity Int...


Sterling hits 3- week high as United Kingdom inflation passes BoE target

The Bank of England has predicted inflation peaking at 2.8% next year, as last June's Brexit vote has made imported goods more expensive due to the weaker pou...


Israel ranks 11th happiest country

And Norway surged from 4th place in last year's assessment all the way to the top spot, even though oil prices are down, the World Happiness Report 2017 said...


Wisconsin leaders still grappling with effect of health bill

It could save county governments outside of New York City $2.3 billion a year. But the administration and House leadership can afford to lose only about 20 vote...


Finance Minister moves Finance Bill 2017 for passage in the Lower House

Notably, the government had in its Budget presentation this year, mooted a cap of Rs 3 lakh on cash transactions, in line with the proposals of the Supreme Cour...


Centre Proposes Making Aadhaar Mandatory For Filing Tax Returns, PAN Card Applications

The proposal would further ensure that more such transactions take place electronically and leave a trail. "In case of failure to intimate the Aadhaar number,...


Damascus bombings bode ill to Syria in sixth war anniversary

The attacks came in response to success of the Syrian army and its allies in countering Jabhat Fatah al Sham (former Nusra Front) and Daesh terrorist organiza...


The pound is climbing after inflation hit its highest level since 2013

The UK benchmark index has lost ground in London in today's session, after the nation's inflation shot past the Bank of England's (BoE) target, sending ster...


Lockhart teacher accused of improper relationship with student

According to Fox News , 27-year-old Sarah Fowlkes turned herself in to police Monday, just hours after celebrating her birthday with her husband. Police al...


Northern Ireland's Martin McGuinness dies at 66

REPUBLIC of Ireland worldwide James McClean has lauded Martin McGuinness as a "hero" who had done "so much" for the freedom of Irish people. McGuinness was sc...


Ivanka Trump to get West Wing office, access to classified information

Monday, it was announced that Ivanka would get her own office in the West Wing despite not having an official government role. Donald Trump's daughter Ivank...


'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Character Import: Get Your Ryder Looking Fancy

For extra, extra realism. try and make default Shepard in the character editor at the start of the game. Everyone probably knows about the hate on Mass Effec...


Shin Bet: Terror attacks will intensify ahead of Passover holiday

The Shin Bet said one of Murtaja's schemes was to provide his superiors with a list of impoverished residents in the Gaza Strip who were candidates to receive...


American tourists allegedly chanting 'build that wall' in Cancun

Workers within the hospitality industry noted that they've noticed a recent uptick in "Spring Breakers" who have been "offensive, rude and haughty towards Mexic...


Britain's European Union exit starts next week

The Brexit secretary said Britain will then be engaged in the most important negotiation "for a generation". But the actual Brexit talks will not start for ar...


Republican health care plan 'death trap' for state

Most controversially, in order to appease some hesitant New York Republicans, the GOP chose to shift Medicaid costs from the state's counties to its state g...


Dylann Roof's Friend Sentenced to 27 Months in Prison

He added that Meek was fortunate another massacre didn't occur because of the delay in identifying Roof. Richard Gergel, judge for the U.S. District Court for...


Article 50 Will Be Triggered on 29 March, Government Confirms

However, Mrs May then delayed triggering Article 50 to the end of the month, despite receiving parliament's approval to do so on 13 March, pushing back timetabl...


Delhi Woman Jumps Off 20-Feet Balcony To Escape Alleged Rapists

The woman was taken to east Delhi's Lal Bahadur Shastri Hospital and discharged after treatment. "The incident occurred on Saturday when the woman, who lives ...


Philippine President Duterte says no to same-sex marriage

In an address to Myanmar's Filipino community on Sunday, Duterte castigated European Union lawmakers who last week adopted a resolution condemning "the many...


Britain bans laptops on flights from 6 countries

He said the U.S. ban is going to mean confusion at check-ins, and lost productivity. Prohibited devices can be carried in checked baggage, though concerns h...


French Interior Minister Bruno Le Roux Resigns

The TMC television channel reported that Mr Le Roux, who was Socialist parliamentary leader for more than four years, had given his daughters several staff cont...


Can the Canadian data-train stay on the tracks? Retail sales next

Sales at motor vehicle and parts dealers led the way with gains of 3.8 per cent. Sales at health and personal care stores increased 6 per cent, and general merc...


FBI probing Russian connections to Trump

Comey said the collusion inquiry began last July as part of a broader probe into Russian meddling in American politics, meaning Trump was elected president as...


Senate to investigate Saraki over vehicle importation

Sen. Ndume had raised the motion for the investigation of the allegation as contained in so many social and conventional media. While transferring the vehicle b...


TDP victory in YS Jagan's bastion

All three districts traditionally considered a bastion of the YSR Congress were lost to TDP while other seats were won by Naidu's party unopposed. Results of ...


European Union to Hold Brexit Summit in April

In a survey of 2,322 people, the study found that 82% of Leave voters and 58% of Remain voters want potential European Union migrants to Britain to be treated i...


Britain to trigger Brexit process on March 29

At the weekend the Chancellor accused Brussels over "overstating" its position ahead of the negotiations, which will begin after Theresa May invokes Article 5...


North Korea Defector: Keep Pressure on Kim to Contain Nuclear Ambitions

Tillerson said in a meeting in South Korea on Friday that " all options were on the table " and that a "comprehensive set of capabilities" was being created to ...