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White House will re-open its doors for tours next month

Requests for the self-guided tours must be submitted to members of Congress. President Trump reportedly has done some minor remodeling since the January 20 Inauguration Day. In announcing the reopening of the White House visitors' office, Mrs. Tru...

Chinese man trapped in India goes home after 50 years

Geng made the remarks in reply to a question on what would happen to his Indian family - his wife, daughter, son, daughter-in-law and grand daughter - if Wang decides to settle in China. He flew out from Delhi on Friday night accompanied by his son. ...

Kailash Satyarthi's Nobel Prize replica recovered

Satyarthi, who was in the United States at the time of the incident, and came to know about the theft when he was having his dinner with the President of Panama and other dignitaries. Investigators found that two more burglaries took place in Aravali...

Judge refuses to stop work on Dakota Access pipeline

All that is required to bring the Dakota Access Pipeline to completion is a mere 1,100-foot link under Lake Oahe, which is an artificial lake along the Missouri River system. Before heading to court Monday, it was widely anticipated that the legal te...

Confusion at Rangers after Warburton denies resigning

However, that was soon refuted in media reports afterwards, with Mark Warburton himself telling BBC reporters that he was unaware of the Rangers statement regarding his resignation. The statement had explained events during a seemingly busy week, a...

Bali landslide leaves 12 people dead, homes wiped out

Members of two families were among those killed in Songan village including a 1-year-old boy, his 7-year-old sister and their mother. 12 people have been killed in a landslide on the Indonesian island of Bali . Heavy downpours were blamed for the ...

United States considers designating IRGC a terrorist group

The concern is that any upset in that tenuous arrangement could undermine the counterterrorism war, possibly even leading to renewed Shiite attacks against USA forces, officials said. According to a CNN report, drafts of executive orders have been w...

Russian Federation halted Syrian army, rebel clash in northern Syria

Peskov said that Russian Federation and Turkey will jointly investigate the deadly incident. "It was a lack of coordination in providing coordinates - that is how I would formulate it", he said. "Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of th...

Davis warns peers to fulfil 'patriotic duty' over Brexit bill

It is thought that given the Lords will have its final vote on the legislation on March 7, barring any Government defeats, then she could formally begin the process at the end of that week after the Budget. A number of Labour MPs rebelled against par...

Melania wins 'substantial' settlement from blogger over prostitution claims

The suit says the Daily Mail article "impugned her fitness to perform her duties as First Lady of the United States ". The products referenced in the lawsuit could have included apparel, accessories, jewelry, cosmetics, hair care and fragrance...

United States citizen elected president of Somalia

The United States, which still doesn't have an embassy in Somalia, quickly congratulated Farmajo after his win. (Got all that? Here's a flow chart .) The vote, initially scheduled for a year ago, was marred by delays and widespread bribery, with Som...

Hideki Matsuyama Defends Title at Waste Management Phoenix Open

Once in the playoff, Simpson had a putt to win each of the first three holes, not coming close on his first two on 18 before leaving his putt on the 10th an inch short. Ultimately, Matsuyama drained a birdie putt on the par-4 17th - his fourth playof...

Afghanistan: Over 900 children killed in 2016 violence

Civilian casualties caused by North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces have been one of the most contentious issues in the 15-year campaign."We are very sensitive and careful about civilian casualties, this report is incomplete and we reject it", he...

Arrest made in Karina Vetrano case, helped by DNA evidence, NYPD says

Chanel Lewis , 20, is charged with second-degree murder. "He murdered my daughter - my attractive, innocent daughter!" Karina's body was discovered in the tall grass of the marshy area, 20 feet from the jogging path. "We brought that immediately to...

Israel starts demolition of West Bank Jewish outpost

The measure is created to protect homes in Jewish settlements, built on private Palestinian property "in good faith or at the state's instruction", from possible court-ordered evacuation and demolition. Security forces began demolishing buildings at ...

Watch Egypt Vs. Cameroon Football Live Online

Between Egypt and Cameroon are two outstanding African national teams and traditional rivals on the continent. Broos sent experienced striker Aboubakar on in place of Tambe for the second half and Cameroon were far more positive as a result ...

Knife-wielding man attacks soldier near the Louvre

The machete attacker carried two backpacks. A French soldier was stabbed by an assailant early Friday morning in what French officials are calling an attack that was "terrorist in nature ". A second person was also detained after acting suspicious...

Snap to invest $2 billion in Google Cloud

The bad news? The company is not yet profitable; in fact it lost a whopping $514.6 million previous year. Snap says 158 million people use Snapchat daily. Majority of Snapchat users are between 18-34 years old and an average Snapchat user spe...

Documentary filmmaker Rob Stewart disappears in Florida

Stewart's family has helped co-ordinate an extensive search since he went missing. "They haven't seen him since", he said. "Friends of Rob have gone out there, rented a boat with night goggles". Aerial and sea-based searches are planned for Friday i...

UN Ambassador Haley hits Russian Federation hard on Ukraine

Kiev has accused Russian Federation of sending more troops and weapons into eastern Ukraine as the USA renewed pressure on the Kremlin to defuse a resurgent conflict that has killed more than 30 people and injured dozens this week. United Nations und...

Iran confirms missile test, says it does not contradict nuclear deal

Iran's actions are destabilizing to the region and underscore the United States' need for the development of a comprehensive ballistic missile defense system. The missile testing combined with the Houthi attack, "underscore what should have been cl...

Brexit will see Britain quit EU customs union

The government is expected to win, with most Conservative and Labour MPs set to back its European Union Bill. Confirming the UK's strategy would be guided by the 12 principles set out by May in her Lancaster House speech last month, Davis said the ...

Rex Tillerson sworn in as Trump's Secretary of State

Tillerson, however, was deemed highly qualified for the position by the Republicans as they rejected the Democrat's concerns . Sens. Joe Manchin of West Virginia , Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota, Mark Warner of Virginia and Angus King of ME vot...

Marine Le Pen refuses to repay more than €300000 'misused' European Union funds

The Brussels-based institution demanded that Le Pen, the leader of France's Front National, repay €300,000 ($321,000) by midnight Tuesday. "In order to reimburse, I'd have had to have received the funds, but my name isn't François Fillon ", Le Pe...

In South Korea, Mattis tries to reassure allies on THAAD

Mattis said the system wouldn't be needed at all if it wasn't for the North's provocative behavior. US DEFENCE SECRETARY JAMES MATTIS, on working with South Korea against a nuclear threat from Pyongyang. Cui Zhiying, Director of the Korean P...

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Team Israel suffers first loss in World Baseball Classic

Israel is now 1-1 in the second round of the 16-team quadrennial tournament and 4-1 overall. Gregorius got his final RBI on a sacrifice fly in the eighth. He has been used at DH fo...

Turkey-Netherlands row shows no sign of ebbing

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan lashed out at the decision, saying the ban was reminiscent of Nazism and pledged to retaliate. "I understand they are angry, but this is of...

Chinese president to meet with Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump is planning to host his Chinese counterpart President Xi Jinping at his Florida Mar-a-Lago resort next month. However, a senior administration officia...

BJP scores massive victory in Uttar Pradesh; leaders thank PM Modi

It seems the voters turn on the Congress in places where Rahul spearheads the party's poll campaign. Many in the party feel the leadership is in a flux amid continued uncertainty o...

Akhilesh Yadav submits his resignation to UP Governor Ram Naik

While most Samajwadi Party leaders were having a bad day in the office, there was one man who stood tall. After months of power-struggle on January 1 with help of his uncle Prof Ra...

Another legal challenge to revised Trump travel ban

A federal judge in Seattle issued a temporary restraining order halting Trump's initial travel ban order after Washington state and Minnesota sued. The reason for his hesitatio...

Donald Tusk re-elected as European Council head

Donald Tusk has done a good job. The 27 remaining European Union states are now preparing a joint declaration to mark later this month the 60th anniversary of a founding trea...

Trump taps Bush administration lawyer and Cruz friend as Solicitor General

Francisco now serves as the administration's acting solicitor general , the National Law Journal reports. Francisco is but one of many Jones Day partners to make his way in...

Turkey, Russia, and U.S. draw chart to oust IS out of Syria

Therefore, the US-led coalition stationed forces in Manbij to send a message to all forces to keep their focus on ISIS. Photos of McGurk's visit to Kobani surfaced on social media ...

Poachers Killed A Rhino At A Paris Zoo And Stole Its Horn

But the poachers appear to have been disturbed as his second - partially sawn - horn was left behind. Poachers broke into a French zoo and murdered a beloved white rhinoceros, ch...

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Gayatri Prajapati rape case: Woman's lawyer says witnesses being threatened

Gayatri Prajapati rape case: Woman's lawyer says witnesses being threatened

Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik has written to Akhilesh Yadav asking why the chief minister has retained rape-accused minister Gayatri Prajapati in his cabinet. Raids have been con...

Turkey summons German ambassador over rally ban

Turkey summons German ambassador over rally ban

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said today he would speak with German Chancellor Angela Merkel by telephone amid a row over rallies cancelled in Germany ahead of a vote ne...

Headstones found toppled at another Jewish cemetery

Headstones found toppled at another Jewish cemetery

Hikind said he has spoken with the New York Police Department on scene, but officials with the cemetery said that there was no vandalism, and that perhaps the damage was caused by ...

Oil Price Climbs As OPEC Members Stick To Production Cut

Oil Price Climbs As OPEC Members Stick To Production Cut

However, government efforts to appease the militants seem to be working, and earlier this week, an official from the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation said that the country...

Trump to host Germany's Merkel at the White House

For her part, Merkel announced that the German contribution to the economic development of Tunisia will be increased by 15.8 million USA dollars. Germany is interested in creati...