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Accused give statement against forest officials — Madhu's death

Madhu was tied up and assaulted for hours in the forests near Palakkad over alleged shop-lifting. Thrissur Range IG M R Ajith Kumar, who is in charge of th...


Woman survives rare great white shark attack in Sydney's Botany Bay

Randwick City Council says the victim was assisted about 20 metres to shore where paramedics treated "serious wounds" on her right leg. Randwick mayor Lindsay...


Flash flood warning issued for several counties including Wagoner, Okmulgee

Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast. As of Friday morning, rainfall, heavy at times, was falling in much of Arkansas, keeping the threa...


Democrats release the rebuttal to the Republicans' FISA memo

The release comes after weeks of back and forth over how much of the Democratic document would be redacted. The declassified Democratic memo seeks to disput...


UN Security Council delays vote on Syria truce resolution

The Britain-based Observatory said regime warplanes and artillery hit Douma , Zamalka , and other towns across the enclave in the early hours on Friday. " S...


Six Nations: Ireland see off Wales in Dublin thriller to stay perfect

Halfpenny added the extras and was on target with a penalty as Wales' kicking game worked a treat, but Sexton got off the mark from close range and converted ...


Trump Delivers Animated and Freewheeling Moments in CPAC Speech

Trump then surveyed the audience of conservatives on which issue was more important to them, and listened as the crowd cheered loudly in support of the Secon...


United States firms cut ties with the gun lobbying NGO, NRA

A bank spokesperson said "customer feedback" prompted a review of its partnership with the NRA , and it chose not to renew its current contract. The U.S. The...


21 resigned or fired since 2015 in sex cases — International Red Cross

The news from the two charities follow recently-revealed allegations that senior staff members of the British extension of Oxfam International - which works t...


Russia's Su-57 fleet in Syria expands to four stealth jets

Sources, however, have said that dozens of Russians were killed in the recent attack while supporting the forces of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. The co...


Students take historic stand, lobby lawmakers for gun reform

Scores of students from Florida's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School joined other students from other high schools on Wednesday as massive protests agains...


Bihar: 9 killed, 20 injured after speeding car runs over school children

Manager of the SKMC hospital said all the injured were being treated and condition of the 4 injured children is serious. Parents of the injured students gathe...


Companies Are Dropping Their Partnerships With The NRA

Companies like Enterprise Rent-A-Car and MetLife previously offered discounts to NRA members, but have now terminated those programs. About a dozen other ...


Shiffrin claims silver after Vonn's fairytale ending misses its gate

She has has three Olympic medals - a gold in the downhill in 2010, a bronze in the Super-G in 2010 and now the bronze in the 2018 downhill. Mikaela herself gr...


Bjoergen, American women make history at Olympics

In addition to Kripps's gold, Canada's bobsled team also has a bronze from Kaillie Humphries in the women's event . Jessica Diggins and Kikkan Randall edged Sw...


Manslaughter charge dropped against Chautauqua County hunter

Specifically, Foley said Swanson failed to answer a question from a member of the grand jury regarding a lesser charge below manslaughter in the second. Thomas ...


Virat Kohli never takes things easy, says Suresh Raina

The second match was a show of respective batting resolves by both sides, especially of their middle-order batsmen. "When you come to the middle order, MS (D...


Scattered showers today; heavy rain Sunday - FIRST ALERT FORECAST

Even with little to no sunshine, temperatures will come up compared to the past few days and should top out in the low to mid 50s across most of the area. We'...


New strikes hit Syria enclave after UN delays truce vote

The Security Council was originally scheduled to vote at 10 a.m., but it was delayed while last-minute negotiations continued. Meanwhile, Qatar Fund for Devel...


Grand Canyon helicopter crash victim dies from injuries

Udall was one of four people, including the pilot, who were hospitalized in critical condition after the February 10 crash. Udall's wife, another passenger and ...


18-year-old girl burnt alive in India

According to the victim's mother, she had gone to a nearby market on her bicycle. Even before she could react, they poured petrol on her and set her ablaze. The...


Koreas to hold talks on N. Korea's participation in Paralympics

US President Donald Trump said on Friday that if the new sanctions on North Korea "don't work, we'll have to go phase two", which he said could be "a very r...


School District discouraging students from nationwide school walkout

Ryan said the message warned B-G students of an anonymous threat that someone would "shoot up the school" on Wednesday and to not go to school. The school dis...


Hundreds more Austin-area students stage walkouts for gun laws

The district's Facebook page was abruptly shut down Thursday; perhaps someone pointed out that students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High in Parkland, Fla., wher...


3 bombs blast in capital of Myanmar's Rakhine

Four bomb explosions hit Sittwe, the capital of Myanmar's western Rakhine state, early Saturday, February 24, morning and one person has reportedly been injured...


Samsung Galaxy S9: What to expect from Unpacked 2018

However, the biggest addition will be the inclusion of a new camera setup. Today, we made a decision to compare three Nokia phones that are yet to launch in...


Ben Stokes likely to play first ODI between England and New Zealand

Along with Stokes, Joe Root, Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes and Jonny Bairstow are also back in the England squad after missing the recent tri-nations Twenty20 series ...


Does chocolate milk represent racial diversity?

At the Thompson Center on Wednesday at a event promoting workplace diversity led by Hyatt Hotels diversity and inclusion executive Tyronne Stoudemire , the two...


Adivasi man lynched in Kerala, mob takes murder selfies

Agali Deputy SP N Subrahmaniyan said the tribal youth was mentally challenged and used to stay in the forest occasionally. So far, the police has registered a...


Angry Birds maker craters on bad guidance, losing half its market value

Chief executive officer Kati Levoranta, who led Rovio through its initial public offering in September a year ago, said it was the intense sell-off that for...


Sen. Rubio Says He Would Support Raising Age To Buy Rifles

Rubio certainly looked unnerved at times during the evening, but he did say that he supported raising the purchase age for a rifle or shotgun from 18 to 21 (s...


SCOTUS Stops Terror Attack Survivors From Taking Artifacts

The important Persian cultural artifacts, on loan from Iran to the museum since the 1930s, include clay tablets boasting some of the oldest writing in the world...


#OptimumCoalMine CEO to address striking workers

The chairman of the committee, Sahlulele Lupizo, said the situation was reminiscent of the Aurora mine scandal where workers were not paid while the owners plun...


Mideast peace proposal almost ready, says US

American President Donald Trump broke with decades of USA policy in December by recognising Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and declaring he would move the c...


Police lock down part of Brussels amid reports of gunman

Masked police, some with automatic weapons, were aiming their guns high at a building near the Place Saint-Denis. A police helicopter flew overhead, with Belg...