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Tony Bennett named ACC Coach of the Year

U.Va., which opens the ACC tournament Thursday in the quarterfinals against Wednesday's victor of No. 8 seed Florida State vs. Bagley, who averaged 20.7 p...


Sathyaraj and Nassar on board Anand Shankar- Vijay Devarakonda film

Happening beauty Mehreen Pirzada has been finalized as the film's leading lady. He is a brilliant actor and I'm glad to have joined hands with him. In an ea...


Nawaz Sharif demands an end to horse trading in Senate Elections

Independent candidates won 10 seats, including six from Balochistan and four from tribal regions. Among prominent losers included Maulana Samiul Haq, known as...


Manohar Parrikar likely to travel to USA for further medical treatment

The Congress Goa chief, Shantaram Naik, had claimed that the state administration was on the verge of collapse due to Parrikars absence. Parrikar was releas...


Florida Senate approves assault weapon ban, upturns it 15 mins later

After the upper chamber debated for almost an hour, Senate President Joe Negron (R) ruled that the amendment temporarily banning the sale of AR-15s had passed i...


Shopian attack: Terrorist, accomplices killed in retaliatory firing

The latest incident comes 36 days after three young men were killed in army firing in Ganawpora village of Shopian district of Kashmir on January 27. The ...


Historic meeting lauds lifetime power for Xi

Sources previously told Reuters that China will maintain its growth target at "around 6.5 percent". The announcement was made Chinese Premier Li Keqiang i...


Tripura poll results will have no impact in Karnataka, says Siddaramaiah

The party has identified a six-bed room house for Shah that will effectively function as the party's election headquarters. Fadnavis said the BJP is now in po...


To fight BJP, BSP-SP alliance on the cards

Addressing a press briefing in the Uttar Pradesh capital Lucknow , Mayawati said, "I want to clarify that BSP has not allied with any political party". Phulpur...


Grand Canyon helicopter tour company says wrongful death lawsuit is misguided

Jonathan Udall and his wife Ellie had recently got married and were on their honeymoon sightseeing over the Grand Canyon when the helicopter crashed. The heli...


Oscars 2018: Jimmy Kimmel gets brutally honest, attacks the infamous Harvey Weinstein

On Sunday, the NRA tweeted out videos timed to the Oscars bashing elites, Hollywood included. He also turned last year's embarrassing envelope mix-up over t...


CBSE Classes 10, 12 exams to begin today

CBSE Class 10 and Class 12 board examination will begin on Monday and over 28 lakh candidates will be appearing for it. The Class 10th exam will continue till ...


When will water be back on in north and south London?

People across the United Kingdom are being urged to use as little water as possible after thawing temperatures cause pipes to burst. The worst snowstorms in a...


Merkel vows swift return to government work to boost Europe

Merkel's party, the Christian Social Union, had captured the most votes in national elections five months ago but hadn't been able to reach a coalition, which...


Trump says North Korea 'called up,' seeking talks with the United States

During her visit, the younger Kim invited Moon to Pyongyang. It comes amid signs of a recent thaw in relations on the Korean Peninsula. Envoys for the South...


Notre Dame eliminates Virginia from ACC Tournament

After top-ranked Virginia wrapped up the ACC regular-season title last weekend with a dominating win over Pittsburgh, it seemed the regular-season drama was...


Xi Jinping's Power Play In Focus As China Parliament Opens

US President Donald Trump has proposed a military budget that is the largest since 2011 and focused on beefing up the country's nuclear defenses and countering ...


United Kingdom to create more affordable housing by taking down local NIMBY councils

Almost three-quarters (73%) of planning refusals are upheld on appeal, vindicating councils' original decisions. Theresa May has faced criticism from the ma...


Dry, sunny weather returns to central Pa. on Sunday

Rain Sunday is expected to turn to snow early Monday afternoon. Snow will continue into Monday evening, and may become mixed with freezing drizzle at ni...


Business leaders want more details on trade despite Corbyn's customs union speech

On Monday, Mr Corbyn confirmed an extraordinary U-turn on Brexit , saying Labour did now want to stay in a customs union indefinitely, even though this wou...


All Black Sevens consigned to fifth place playoff

World Rugby Sevens Player of the Year Baker grabbed the first USA try, and Baker's scintillating, spinning run then set up Barrett's first try which saw the Ea...


United Kingdom trade chief: Staying in EU customs union would be sellout

It would prevent Britain from setting its own import tariffs, killing any chance of setting up its own trade deals in goods with developed countries such as Aus...


China warns Trump if its interests are harmed

Almost 3,000 legislators from around the country will attend the two-week gathering of Chinas National Peoples Congress (NPC) in Beijing . "We buy as much do...


What Rhode Island Can Teach The US About Fighting The Opioid Crisis

He said , "The country (US) needs to fight the drug epidemic with "strength and toughness, have spoken with his embattled Attorney General Jeff Sessions about b...


In a first, Dalit woman makes it to Pakistan Senate

Chawla represented the province of Sindh from 2006 to 2012. "I feel proud, I am thankful to Pakistan People's Party that they nominated me", Kohli said on Sun...


USS Carl Vinson on Historic Visit to Vietnam

The visit comes against the backdrop of long-running territorial disputes between China and its neighbors, including Vietnam, in the South China Sea, where they...


Second part of Budget Session 2018 to begin on Monday

Before the start of proceedings, BJP members were seen clapping when Prime Minister Narendra Modi walked into the House. Even outside the Parliament , the ...


Nagaland trends: NPF leading in 11, BJP-NDPP in 10

He further expressed his confidence that the BJP along with its alliance would form the government in all three states -Tripura, Meghalaya , and Nagaland . Vo...


China to increase 2018 defense budget by 8.1pc

According to a budget report to be submitted to national legislature on Monday, defense budget will be 1.11 trillion yuan. Chinese government officials releas...


US Embassy in Ankara, Turkey Closed Due to Threat

The source said the arrested suspects, who were foreigners, were allegedly recruiting members for the terror group and were in contact with conflict zones. In 2...


Here's a line Trump can use with Jared Kushner: You're fired!

Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner also lost his "top secret" security clearance this week and gotten embroiled in several scandals si...


Senate elections underway in Pakistan

Working with allied parties in the senate, PML-N should have de facto control of the 104-seat chamber. "This should serve as an eye opener.the more injustice ...


Social Democrats back new Merkel-led German government

Ms Merkel could be sworn in as Chancellor by mid-March. Fending off a youthful grass-roots revolt against staying in government allows the Social Democrats to...


Trump trade war: China vows retaliation if tariffs bite

China's Ministry of Commerce said in early February it was investigating whether to limit imports of US sorghum, a cereal grain used to feed livestock, in respo...


Robert Lewandowski told to focus Bayern Munich amid interest from Real Madrid

StarTimes Nigeria has announced that current Bundesliga title holders, FC Bayern Munich is bringing the league trophy to Nigeria on March 8, in a move to t...