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Meghalaya voting at 84.86%, Nagaland figures not yet final

An election on 59 out of 60 Assembly seats in the state is going on in Meghalaya . Polling in one Constituency - Williamnagar - was countermanded following t...


Monday, February 26 Overnight Forecast

Monday night will be cool with lows near 50 degrees. Expect milder temperatures with highs in the mid-60s. We'll see scattered rain showers, primarily in sou...


President Uhuru Kenyatta receives World Cup trophy

He exuded confidence in the good partnerships between the national and county governments as a robust ground for developing the sporting talent. Coca-Cola urges...


India not doing any favour by slashing bike import duties

He also said, "I visited Korea when I was CM of Gujarat. Am I supposed to be thrilled?" "We have eliminated 1400 old laws and acts which were holding back gro...


Speeding Train Killed Six teenagers while crossing tracks in Uttar Pradesh's Hapur

All were daily wagers and worked as painters. According to police, all the seven teenagers were friend and they were walking back home after missing a train f...


Korean athletes to visit South for Paralympics

This marks the first participation of the country in the Winter Paralympics. North Korea offered to send 20 members to the Games, including six athletes, who ar...


Saudi King Salman replaces top military commanders

Saudi's King Salman has sacked a few of his top military commanders, including the chief of staff. The king and his son Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, kn...


Ted Deutch introduces legislation to ban assault weapons

But the bill from Reps. The bill, simply titled the Assault Weapons Ban of 2017 , would ban the sale, transfer, manufacture and importation of what Congres...


USA gov't adds Maute group, ISIS-PH to list of foreign terrorists

The U.S. Department of State has added seven organizations, including local terror group Maute, to its list of foreign terrorists and terrorist organizations du...


Trump looking into ways to stop Russian meddling: White House

Rogers, director of both the U.S. Cyber Command and the National Security Agency, said he's taken steps to respond to the threat, but that neither President Don...


RBI says no extension beyond Feb 28

The leading e-wallet issuers - PayTM , MobiKwik , Amazon Pay and Ola Money - are running against time to meet the KYC deadline for their users. Hence, 28th of...


20 states sue Trump administration to end Obamacare after mandate repeal

Soon after the law was enacted in 2010, Schmidt joined in another multistate suit seeking to have that same mandate declared unconstitutional . Trump signed...


Top North Korean general to attend Winter Olympics closing ceremony

US President Donald Trump's eldest daughter and key adviser Ivanka will also attend the event, creating protocol headaches for Seoul officials. Rep. Conserv...


UCLA Women's Basketball are a 4-seed in the Pac-12 Tournament

In order to be eligible for the Pac-12 Scholar-Athlete of the Year award, student-athletes must be a senior (in athletics eligibility) on track to receive a deg...


GST revenue collections for January 2018 remains stable at Rs 86318 cr

The monthly revenue numbers indicate tax collections till February 25. "The total revenue received under GST for the month of January 2018 (received in Janu...


Antoine Fuqua Back in Negotiations to Direct Scarface Remake

The rags-to-riches crimes story has been transplanted from Miami to modern-day Los Angeles, and Fuqua would be ready to take on the project after he completes p...


Watch This Is Us season 2, episode 16 online

For their fourth anniversary, she gets him an engraved hammer that she's so proud of, but he gets her a piano. Years go by, they wake in bed. The flashback took...


Bench Shows Up Big as Thunder Tops Magic, 112-105

At that time, Orlando was shooting 80% from the floor, while Oklahoma City was late on defensive switches, leaving guys open all over the floor. Oklahoma C...


Welsh and Scottish governments raise pressure over Brexit plans

Both assemblies must give legislative consent to the UK Government's Brexit plans but are threatening to withhold it, which could spark a constitutional crisi...


Two soldiers injured in Pak shelling in Poonch, Rajouri

The Indian Army was retaliating strongly and effectively, he added. A BSF official said two border guards were injured in the firing and have been hospitalise...


'Clueless' star Stacey Dash to run for Congress

The 44th district which she will be be running for in the state is now represented by Democrat Nanette Barragán - having always been represented by the party. T...


First Openly Transgender Recruit Joins US Military In Wake Of Trump's Ban

Whether the recruit will be allowed to remain in the military is up to the White House . Former Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced in 2016 that transge...


Expansion planned for O'Hare

The new Terminal 2, dubbed the Global Terminal, would be home to passengers of hub carrier American and United to connect to their Oneworld and Star Alliance pa...


US confirms tariffs on Chinese aluminium foil

Wang Hejun, a ministry official, said in a statement that the "unreasonable overuse of trade remedy measures by the U.S. side" will fail to revive the country...


Inside The Search For Notorious BIG And Tupac's Killers

Jimi Simpson plays Poole in one of many surprisingly engaging performances in the series . And they did, they did find the truth. The series also stars J...


Wisconsin Democrats Sue to Force Scott Walker to Hold Constitutionally Required Elections

Attorneys for the National Redistricting Foundation, an affiliate of the National Democratic Redistricting Committee, filed the lawsuit Monday in Dane County ...


Trump Open to N. Korean Talks Under Right Conditions

The U.S. has applied a series of sanctions, including a fresh round on Friday, in what it says is a "maximum pressure campaign" to force North Korea to disarm. ...


Russia Vetoes UN Move Against Iran Over Alleged Arms Embargo Violations

The British-drafted resolution , which would have called out Iran's failure to block supplies of missiles to the Yemeni rebels, was supported by most members...


Microsoft clashes with Justice Department at US Supreme Court

If Microsoft prevails, the government says, a company could shift all its US customer data beyond the reach of USA law enforcement simply by building its server...


Kings tie game late, top Knights in OT

Ryan Reaves took a pair of penalties in the 3rd which led to a bench minor and eventually the fourth goal for the Kings. It was the first victory for the King...


Students walk out to support teacher suspended over Fla. shooting comments

His initial reaction, he said in a statement Tuesday afternoon, stemmed from "concern for the safety of all students" after he read an online post urging stud...


Steelers S Davis sued for cyberbullying

Parents of the boy are identified by initials - D.K. and C.K. - in the suit and the boy is not named or identified by initials. The lawsuit states that Davis,...


No evidence of IS presence in Kashmir, but have to investigate claim

The Jammu and Kashmir police on Tuesday said although there is no evidence of the presence of the terror group Islamic State (IS) in Kashmir, its claim that i...


Erdogan Tells a Weeping Girl, 6, She'd Receive Honors if Martyred

Erdogan's visit to Algeria will be the second Turkish presidential trip to the country, while the visits to Mauritania and Mali are maiden presidential tours. T...


Ryanair blames air tax for closing Glasgow Airport base

Ryanair opened its base at Glasgow airport in 2014. Edinburgh's airport, so long in the shadow of its western rival, now processes almost 30 per cent more p...