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Winter Olympics: N.Korean delegation in S.Korea to attend closing ceremony

Trump spent part of Sunday morning watching the US team compete in the bobsled competition and meeting with athletes, including Team USA bobsled silver medalist...


Women-led development is future of India: Modi on Mann ki Baat

Breaking his silence over the Rs 11,400-crore fraud at the India's second-biggest PSU bank, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today warned of stringent action agai...


IShares MSCI China (MCHI) Rises 1.66% for Feb 24

Fluctuations in the financial markets can have a big effect on shorter-term investments. On the other end of the spectrum, a younger investor with a longer time...


Aruna Reddy creates history, becomes 1st Indian to win bronze

The Hyderabad gymnast clinched an execution score of 9.066 in the first round where she opted for a difficulty of 4.600. In men's artistic gymnastics, Ind...


Donald Trump's suggestion about giving GUNS to TEACHERS leaves Twitterati in shock

Jay Inslee said . But while LaPierre had plenty to say about protecting the Second Amendment and keeping schools armed to prevent further violence, he spent ...


Najam in VOA on Terror Financing Politics

The countries on the FATF's watchlist, announced after the meeting, included Ethiopia, Iraq, Serbia, Sri Lanka, Syria, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Vanuatu and...


Madhav Slams Tharoor for Comparing NPP with 'Wagging Tail' of BJP

Meghalaya is due for elections on February 27 along with Nagaland to vote on the same day. Tharoor added stating it is the biggest failure of the party at the ...


High-level North Korean delegates arrive in the South

South Korea said on Saturday new U.S. sanctions on North Korea will bolster global community compliance with United Nations resolutions aimed at pressing the...


Death toll in weeklong Syria airstrikes tops 500, including 127 children

Warplanes have pounded the region for seven straight days while residents holed up in basements. Around 20 people have been killed in eastern districts of the...


Damascus suburb strikes kill scores, United Nations votes for cease-fire

The ten elected non-permanent members (E10) of the UN Security Council pushed the five permanent members (P5) to reach a compromise and got an unanimous vote ...


Watch 'Walking Dead's Andrew Lincoln Sing Chandler Riggs A Ridiculous Goodbye

Season 8's extended midseason return episode will be focused on the departure of Rick Grimes' son, played by Chandler Riggs . Team family is giving Carl, Mich...


GoM recommends e-way bill implementation from April 1

The GoM meet, however, remained inconclusive on how to simplify the return filing process for businesses under the Goods and Services Tax ( GST ) regime. The in...


United States imposes 'largest ever sanctions tranche' on N.Korea

The penalties, the latest of multiple rounds of Trump administration sanctions, signal US officials' concern that an under-the-radar fossil fuel trade undermine...


Tory MP Ben Bradley apologises over Corbyn tweet, Labour says

A spokesperson for Corbyn welcomed the apology. Conservative MP Ben Bradley was forced to issue an apology to the Labour leader on Saturday as well as make a ...


Florida teacher says sheriff's deputy is a 'scapegoat' in school shooting

The county sheriff told reporters that Peterson should have gone "in, addressed the killer, killed the killer " but instead he remained outside the building....


Nation braces itself as Met Éireann issues ANOTHER weather warning

As a result, Nolan expects that schools and universities in the Midlands region will close and that road travel will grind to a halt due to the quantities of sn...


Trump Backs Gun Control After Florida School Shootings

The principal of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School - the site of last week's slaying of 17 people by a lone gunman - has released an emotional video sayi...


USA curlers' first gold medals were the wrong ones

With the score deadlocked at 5-5 on Saturday, U.S. skip John Shuster provided some last-rock magic with a pinpoint double take-out for five that left their Swed...


Newly Wednesday couples gift explodes; husband dead, wife critically injured

The bride too has suffered serious injuries and is being treated at a hospital. The incident occurred in Patnagarh, Balangir district in Odisha. The Police has ...


Delta, United Scrap Discounts For NRA Members

Symantec's announcement on Friday for NRA members. The mega-shipper's main link to the group is through the NRA Business Alliance, which offers members up ...


Broward Sheriff Deputy Resigns After Video Shows He Avoided School Shooting

One of the goals, says Scott , is to make "virtually impossible" for a risky person to get a gun. The Governor's plan is divided into three sections. The gov...


Chelsea forward Eden Hazard: 'I prefer to play out wide'

I might have touched 25 balls that night and 15 of them were flying towards my head. Hazard had spoken on the eve of the game about having to do more in Europ...


Stoneman Douglas victim still remains in ICU, needs your help

After the Parkland school shooting , students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High school are leading a cry of never again. Trump says that he's spoken w...


22-year-old woman dies, man injured in Winchester library stabbing

The 22-year-old victim was home from college for the weekend, according to friends, and was studying at the library. Police responded to a report of a stabbin...


Former Trump Campaign Aide Pleads Guilty To Charges In Mueller Russia Probe

Van der Zwaan admitted to lying to federal investigators while they questioned him about the production of a legal report that Paul Manafort and Gates are acc...


In Afghanistan, the attack occurred

Meanwhile, 18 soldiers were killed in a Taliban attack in western Afghanistan , the Afghan Defense Ministry said on February 24. The identity of the casual...


Protest march against PM Narendra Modi denied, Congress releases black balloons

He said that the manner in which Daman has taken to cleanliness as a mass movement using e-rickshaws and CNG is a shining example for all of us. He announced ...


Manafort secretly paid ex-EU politicians for lobbying Yanukovych's interests

First, two Washington-based firms hired by Manafort and Gates in 2012 to act as lobbyists were told they would be "representing the government of Ukraine". Mana...


Trump Repeats Call For Armed Teachers, Stronger Background Checks

Runcie was addressing the crowd gathered for CNN's town hall , "Stand Up: The Students of Stoneman Douglas Demand Action" on Wednesday evening in Sunrise, F...


Trump Suggests Bonuses For Teachers Trained To Carry A Gun

The president did not immediately offer more details. "They're friends of mine, they backed us", Trump said of the NRA . In his speech to CPAC, Trump pra...


Hospital Officials Report Dozens Killed in 2 Car Bombings in Aden, Yemen

The source, who preferred to remain anonymous, said that another attacker drove his explosives-laden vehicle and managed to enter the anti-terror base, causing ...


Rev. Billy Graham's body makes journey from mountains to Charlotte

The motorcade rolled through Black Mountain, where he shopped and caught trains, and Montreat, where he lived. The procession reached the Billy Graham Library...


Liquor store clerks shoot armed robbery suspect

The suspect, later identified as Tyrone Lee, was able to flee from the store despite his injuries and check himself into the hospital. He's also a suspect in ...


Severe storms, flooding possible tonight

Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall with storms repeatedly moving over the same areas will be possible. Lamar County is under a flood watch until midnight Sat...


Delta and United Airlines have cut ties with the NRA (DAL, UAL)

United said it was ending a discount it has offered for travel to the NRA's annual meeting. Hotel Planner, unmoved by the controversy, said it would stick by th...