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Myanmar MPs choose Suu Kyi's close ally as new president

As Myanmar emerged from an outright military rule, Win Myint won his seat in 2012 by-elections, the same vote that elevated Suu Kyi to parliament after a combin...


Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower Says Death of Predecessor May Have Been Poisoning

Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala referred to statements in the parts of the deposition before the House of Commons which talked about how an India...


Four terrorists killed in Rajouri gun battle, Op on

Talking about the Sunderbani encounter, J&K DGP, SP Vaid, said the group of four terrorists had recently infiltrated from the LOC . A Defence Ministry offici...


Class XII biology exam: Easy and not too lengthy

He said CBSE is a respected and reliable organisation and throughout the year, it conducts many examinations, including 1.40 crore students. Majority of stu...


Scary near-miss with drone puts passengers and crew at risk

He said NZ092 was "just metres away from a serious incident". Almost 280 customers and crews were put at risk after a drone flew five metres away from an Air ...


Racist ranter Vicki Momberg to spend 2 years in jail

Earlier, Magistrate Pravina Raghoonandan sentenced Momberg to three years' imprisonment with one year suspended, meaning she would only spend two years in priso...


Planned Parenthood Branch: 'We Need a Disney Princess Who's Had An Abortion'

What do YOU think, Perezcious readers?? The current slate of Disney Princesses - 11 in total, from Aurora to Mulan and plenty in between - includes some ...


Steel, Aluminum Tariffs Go Into Effect With Some Exemptions

China warned the United States on Friday that it was "not afraid of a trade war " as it threatened tariffs on $3 billion worth of U.S. goods in retaliation ov...


Here are your Tuesday $458 million Mega Millions winning numbers

The tickets are sold in 44 states as well as Washington, D.C. and the Virgin Islands. Friday's jackpot will be the fourth biggest in the 16-year history of Me...


Cannabis helps alcohol, cocaine addicts overcome cravings

Many abstinent addicts find it even harder to control themselves in drug-related settings or when they experience stress or higher levels of anxiousness. The re...


Fightin Maidens Soccer to open playoffs on Thursday

The head coach had words of advice for his team. Highlights, he said, were victories over NEC state tournament mainstays in Beverly, Danvers and, especially, ...


Pak PM Shahid Abbasi frisked like regular visitor in United States airport

Footage aired on Pakistani television this week shows Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi retrieving his bag and coat and exiting a security checkpoint at wha...


What killed family mysteriously found dead in Mexico resort

The bodies of the American family of four found dead in their Mexico vacation condo on Friday will be returned to the USA this week. Photos released by Me...


Iowa selects 5 cities for medical marijuana dispensaries

Chronic pain, anxiety, migraines, and Tourette's syndrome are being added to the dozen ailments that previously could be treated with cannabis . Results of...


Man Posing As Photographer Charged With Sexual Assault

Officers said a man employed as a sonographer at the clinic allegedly sexually assaulted a 48-year-old female patient during an examination. The majority of t...


PM's spy comments make NZ 'a laughing stock'

On Tuesday, Jacinda Ardern said she had sought information from the Security Intelligence Service (SIS) and was satisfied there were no Russian "undeclared inte...


EC to announce dates for Karnataka Assembly polls

The date of scrutiny for nomination will be April 25. The last date for withdrawal of candidate is April 27 . There will be a single phase election for the 2...


CBI case against Simbhaoli Sugars first registered in 2015: OBC

As per OBC, Simbhaoli Sugar has "dishonestly and fraudulently diverted" a Rs. 1.48-billion-loan sanctioned in 2011 for financing cane farmers for private use....


Opposition parties mull motion to remove CJI Dipak Misra, SP extends support

Confirming the development, NCP leader Majeed Memon said, "The Congress as the largest opposition party has belatedly initiated the proceedings for impeachment ...


White House Says President Trump 'Doesn't Believe' Stormy Daniels Account of Affair

During the highly anticipated interview, Daniels claimed to have had a consensual sexual encounter with the president in 2006, and alleged that she was physical...


Tis' the Season: Rome Gets Snow for First Time in Six Years

Rome saw its first snowfall since February 2012, with about 3 to 4cm settling on the ground yesterday. Romans have awoken to a rare snowfall, after an Arctic ...


Kevin Pietersen has reacted brilliantly to Darren Lehmann keeping his job

But former Australia captain Clarke, who retired from global cricket following the 2015 Ashes series, says the public have not been fully informed of what went ...


Turkey condemned by European Union leaders for 'illegal actions'

A recent Turkish court decision to release a number of journalists before the summit might have relieved the Europeans, but the EU's minimum value benchmark to ...


Netanyahu rushed to hospital

The Prime Minister's personal physician, Dr. Berkowitz, stated that he does not believe that Netanyahu had gotten the rest he required to recover from an illnes...


Young children found dead in car seats in rural area; mother arrested

Authorities did not immediately provide information on how the 2-year-old boy and 10-month-old girl died and said that autopsies are being conducted. The chil...


Trump Scores His First Revised Trade Deal, With South Korea

The agreement is Trump's first revised trade pact since taking office. The deal also includes streamlining Korean customs inspections while harmonizing Korean...


Dashcam video shows trooper being hit by vehicle

I just got hit. "Holy crap, '" he said. He previously helped deliver twins on the side of the interstate and helped save a burn victim in a vehicle crash. "She'...


Ex-Cambridge Analytica employee names Congress as client

When asked to comment on India, which has been a prime source of business for CA according to the Committee, Wylie said, "I believe their client was Congress bu...


Final death toll is 64 in Russian mall fire

Video footage showed a group of people in a smoke-filled staircase trying to smash a fire exit door, which was jammed. Sputnik, a state-funded news outlet...


Firefighters weren't allowed at Manchester bombing site for hours

The fire service was left "outside of the loop" of the police and ambulance emergency response, and firefighters - some of whom were trained in first-aid and te...


Santa Clara Sheriff's Department Says ICE Agents Interviewed Inmates

It was created to help protect undocumented residents from deportation and signed into law by Gov. Authorities in Orange County, California, have started pu...


Asia stocks follow U.S. shares up as trade war fears ease

US Treasury Secretary, Steven Mnuchin, said talks were ongoing in a bid to stop the trade war comments from escalating further. USA stocks tumbled on both on ...


Veteran who served two tours in Afghanistan is deported to Mexico

Perez's lawyer said that while this case is a hard one, they are going to keep fighting to bring him back into the country. "It's shameful to turn our backs o...


Russian official confirms 48 dead in mall fire

However, the blaze is thought to started on the fourth floor , where a cinema and a children's entertainment centre are located. Footage broadcast on Russi...


Serbs abandon Kosovo institutions over police violence

The European Union has made Serbia committing to stable relations with Kosovo a prerequisite for membership of the bloc, and the country's presidents, Aleksa...