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Monkeys stone man to death, cops in fix as family wants FIR

Giving a different account of what happened, Krishnapal Singh, the brother of the 70-year-old, said that Dharampal was collecting wood for a " havan " (ritual) ...


Thousands in Brazil rally in support of right-wing, front-runner candidate Bolsonaro

The left-leaning party governed Brazil between 2003 and 2016, and has been dogged by the massive "Carwash" corruption investigation. One of Brazil's top newsp...


US State Dept official tipped to replace Nikki Haley as United Nations envoy

Alfred E. Smith (D-N.Y.), who ran against President Hoover in 1928. "Jeff Flake was going to be here, but he wanted to give the Federal Bureau of Investigatio...


Saudi Arabia deployed Twitter army against critics including Jamal Khashoggi, says report

Statements from the United Nations , the European Union and a number of western governments have criticized Riyadh's handling of the case, which has gone from ...


Saudi King, Crown Prince Phone Jamal Khashoggi's Son, Condole His Death

The minister also reiterated that the Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was unaware of this operation and the people involved in the killing did not have ties wi...


Palestinians are sending balloon bombs over the border to Israel

The militant Hamas group praised the turnout as a challenge to Israel , which was mulling a large-scale military response after a rocket was sacked from Gaza ...


Trump accuses Saudi Arabia of lying on Khashoggis death

The Saudis have laid out different versions of the circumstances that led to the death of Khashoggi , a Washington Post columnist and critic of Saudi Crown P...


Jordanian king cancels border land leases with Israel

Oraib al-Rantawi, a political analyst in Jordan's capital, Amman , said "the king saw the popular rejection against keeping this agreement with Israel , esp...


Prince Harry reveals hopes for a baby girl with Meghan Markle

The former actress will accompany Prince Harry to Fraser Island, the world's largest sand island, but she may alter her schedule while there given the hard te...


Prince Harry Just Revealed Whether He Wants a Baby Boy or Girl

The former Suits actress ducked out of arranged meetings this morning after an electrical storm delayed the launch event for the Games and prompted a late nig...


17 dead after train flips in Taiwan

Mandatory Credit: Photo by RITCHIE B TONGO/EPA-EFE/REX (9939584a) A general view on the site of a train accident in Yilan, Taiwan , 21 October 2018. At least...


55 killed in Nigeria ethic clashes

The presidency condemned the violence in a statement issued late on Saturday. Official presidential spokesperson Garba Shehu tweeted that Mr Buhari found the ...


Georgia police officer killed; suspect on the loose

The caller believed the vehicle occupants might have been smoking marijuana. Meanwhile, the suspect vehicle crashed about a mile away from the scene of the sh...


ADGP Sahota to probe Amritsar rail tragedy, fix criminal responsibility: Suresh Arora

Railways authorities said there would be no probe against the driver of the DMU Jalandhar-Amritsar passenger train that was involved in the tragedy near the...


'Everyone was jumping': Party horror as dancefloor collapses

Video posted to social media shows the moment the floor collapses, sending dozens of party-goers plummeting into the basement. People were under other people. ...


People Shot, 3 Critically, Near Jacksonville Jaguars Stadium

The incident took place just blocks away from the Jacksonville Jaguars stadium, as the National Football League team played a game against the Houston Texans. T...


Bolton and Kelly exchange profanities outside Oval Office over immigration policy

They should be ashamed for pushing an open borders agenda and are only doing this for strictly political reasons. A senior White House official said later t...


Italy approves final budget draft yet vows dialogue with EU

On Friday, the head of Italy's anti-establishment 5-Star Movement, Luigi Di Maio, said a dispute with coalition partner the League over a tax amnesty needed to ...


Fate of Saudi journalist tests U.S.-Saudi relationship

The New York Times cited a Turkish official who said Khashoggi was killed and dismembered by a team of Saudi agents. Investigators are also focusing on 15 S...


Legal marijuana helps Canadian Girl Guide sell cookies

A nine-year-old Canadian girl sold out of Girl Guide cookies in under an hour after setting up her shop outside a marijuana store on the country's first day...


Scores dead as train plows into revelers at religious festival

As the fireworks started, the crowd moved backward onto the tracks for a better view when two trains crossed in opposite directions, giving people little opport...


Nebraska students served chili with kangaroo meat, district says

The marsupial meat was served to students at the middle and high school in western Nebraska. Middle and high school students at Potter-Dix public schools in t...


Pregnant Meghan takes break from Australia royal tour

A regular championship for injured servicemen and women was an idea begging to be stolen, Harry said when he originally launched the Invictus Games . The In...


Facebook reveals elections ‘war room’ at California headquarters

Although they could work remotely, having everyone in the same room let the team make quick decisions and talk "face-to-face", he said. The facility resembled ...


Studies link marijuana to auto crashes

The number of accidents in Nevada, Oregon, Colorado and Washington state have all increased, compared to some neighboring states that have not legalized marijua...


Thousands take to streets calling for a second Brexit referendum

The "People's Vote" campaign, which includes several pro-EU groups, said they had stewards stationed at regular intervals to estimate the size of the crowd. The...


Mattis and his Chinese counterpart to meet following canceled talks

In the South China Sea, tensions have been running high as the U.S. challenges China through freedom-of-navigation operations, bomber overflights, and joint d...


Julian Assange to take legal action against Ecuador

But now - six months after Assange's internet access was cut off - WikiLeaks lawyer Baltasar Garzon says Assange's rights are being violated, and he's suing. ...


Speeding train kills 60 worshippers at Hindu festival of Dussehra

Neither the organisers nor the police administration had barricaded the tracks to stop people from venturing onto them, preliminary investigations have revealed...


Australia's ruling coalition forced into minority government

Independent candidate Kerryn Phelps claimed victory in the electorate of Wentworth with just over 30 percent of the vote counted. Shorten said last week Labo...


Meghan Markle cutting down on tour engagements: 'She's feeling fine, but resting'

The former actress will accompany Prince Harry to Fraser Island, the world's largest sand island, but she may alter her schedule while there given the hard te...


Beto O'Rourke supporters can't name any of his accomplishments

When the women attacked Cruz for supporting Kavanaugh's confirmation, he had the flawless response, saying, "Thank you for expressing your First Amendment Right...


President Donald Trump Holds Campaign Rally in Nevada

The heavily immigrant union's voter turnout was credited with giving Democrats key victories in Nevada in 2016. "If we do that, it will be sometime just prior...


Riyadh admits Khashoggi died in Istanbul mission as world powers demand answers

The Amnesty International human rights organization called for a "neutral and independent" UN-led investigation into the killing of Khashoggi, while the Reporte...


Duke of Sussex relishes sharing 'personal joy' of baby announcement

The prince, accompanied by the Australian prime minister, Scott Morrison , a Games ambassador and three athletes climbed Sydney Harbour Bridge to raise the I...