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Work stalled in Parliament for fourth day

As the din continued, Mahajan adjourned the proceedings till noon. All the protesting members, including from the Telugu Desam Party, All India Anna Dravida M...


Composed Gabe Devoe lifts Clemson in ACC quarterfinal

But Boston College's Ky Bowman stole the inbounds pass and knocked down a pair of free throws with 12 seconds remaining. The Eagles check in at No. Syracuse...


Mississippi Lawmakers Approve Ban on Abortion After 15 Weeks

It outlaws abortions after 15 weeks, except in the cases of a the pregnancy endangering the life of the woman or a "major bodily function", or severe fetal abno...


German justice chief Heiko Maas to be Merkel's new foreign minister

German Justice Minister Heiko Maas attends the weekly cabinet meeting at the Chancellery in Berlin , Germany, September 13, 2017. The post of top diplomat ...


The American Tower (AMT) Earns Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.16

The real estate investment trust reported $1.59 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.63 by ($0.04). The firm has a market cap of $59...


Karti Chidambaram produced before Delhi court

They requested the Bench headed by Chief Justice of India (CJI) Dipak Misra to allow them to withdraw their petition for protection against arrest from the SC s...


American Catholics Uneasy With Pope Francis

Pew's survey of 1,503 adults was conducted January 10-15 and has an overall margin of error of plus or minus 6.4 percentage points among Catholics. Only 19 pe...


Two arrested over 'racist chants' at Nottingham Trent University halls

In a statement to BuzzFeed News, a spokesperson for Nottingham Trent University said: "We are shocked and appalled to see the video of racist chanting posted ...


Supreme Court junks Kerala High Court order, lets Hadiya stay with husband

The National Investigation Agency ( NIA ), which examined so-called cases of "love jihad" at the order of the Supreme Court in connection with the Hadiya case ...


Anti-Trump activist Laura Moser advances to runoff in Texas Democratic primary

Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller defeated Republican challengers Trey Blocker and Jim Hogan with a little over 56 percent of the vote. Democrats need...


Catholic Church 'An Empire of Misogyny' Claims Former Irish President Mary McAleese

Other women speakers included Zuzanna Radzik, a Catholic theologian from Poland, who described the struggle to make priests and bishops in her homeland take h...


Strong 6.8 quake hits off Papua New Guinea

About 90% of earthquakes happen in this region due to plate tectonics. A strong natural disaster struck off Papua New Guinea this morning but does not pose a ...


Oklahoma man arrested after child's body found

On February 19 police responded to a call about domestic abuse at a separate home. On Feb. 23, an emergency Victim Protective Order was issued to the child's ...


Turkish army, FSA 'capture Jinderes town' in Syria's Afrin

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Thursday that the country's ongoing military operation in Afrin northern Syria might be completed in May, Turk...


Judge Tells Trump To Mute, Not Block, On Twitter

To deny citizens the option of seeing them would potentially a violation of their rights. The Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University filed t...


Broncos' Talib to Rams for draft pick

The Broncos will get a 2018 fifth-round pick for Talib , per ESPN's Adam Schefter . The #New England Patriots have engaged the #Denver Broncos in talks ...


City qualify for Champions League quarter-finals despite 1-2 loss

Despite the defeat, the runaway Premier League leaders advanced to the quarter-final stage of the competition with a 5-1 aggregate score. None of Kevin De ...


Coree: summit Kim-Moon a fine aprile, pronti a denuclearizzare

Stringendo la mano dell'inviato speciale e dei membri della delegazione, Kim Jong-un ne ha accolto calorosamente tutti i componenti durante la loro visita a ...


Sereno camp: Chief Justice can prove her innocence at Senate impeachment trial

A vote of a least one-third of the House membership is needed to approve the impeachment complaint and send it to the Senate for trial. Jojo Lacanilao, a spok...


Activists Rally Worldwide to Mark International Women's Day

The strike has been made more visible by several female TV presenters, such as the popular Ana Rosa Quintana, deciding not to work, leading to their live mid-mo...


Ben Carson Backpedals On Removing Anti-Discrimination Language From HUD Mission Statement

The proposed statement chops the current 63-word mission on HUD's website down to 23 words - and puts an emphasis on "self-sufficiency", a mantra that HUD Sec...


What to expect from Trump's game industry summit today

The White House released a statement Thursday saying that the meeting would address "violent video-game exposure and the correlation to aggression and desensiti...


Ireland team to face Scotland in the Six Nations

Follow Ireland v Scotland on Saturday (KO 2.15pm) via the live blog on RTÉ.ie/Sport and the News Now App, or listen live on RTÉ Radio 1, with commentary fro...


Oakland mayor's warning in advance of ICE sweeps a 'disgrace'

Trump said ICE had been prepared to arrest "close to 1,000 people" before Schaaf's warning. She didn't stop: " How dare you vilify members of our community b...


Cop kicks running bike, pregant woman riding pillion falls and dies

Kamaraj, who reportedly fled from the scene after the accident, was arrested and remanded. Usha and Raja were rushed to a government hospital in Thuvakudi whe...


TPP signing sends a signal to Beijing, Japanese envoy says

Just after his swearing in January 2017, protectionist president Donald Trump withdrew the USA from the multinational trade agreement before it was implemented ...


White House Backs Away From Redlines In Gun Control Debate

But after Trump's pronouncements this week, the Cornyn-Murphy measure hardly mattered. To say the earlier effort ended badly is an understatement. On Wednes...


Some Bay Area flights impacted as nor'easter barrels through East Coast

The second nor'easter in a span of a week is expected to drop heavy snow and hurl strong winds across parts of the storm-weary East Coast, which had already bee...


#TimesUp: EU Fights Gender Pay Gap

On March 4, the Ames Public Library hosted an International Women's Day celebration and hosted a keynote speaker, Jamet Colton, a Ames school board member, ...


PM @NarendraModi launches #NationalNutritionMission, and expansion of #BetiBachaoBetiPadhao, at #Jhunjhunu

Jhunjhunu district has achieved great milestones in making huge inroads in implementing beti bachao beti padhao scheme. Yet, I say this can not happen with t...


USA closes consulate in Mexico due to security threat

As well, all US government employees are now prohibited from travelling to Playa del Carmen until further notice. The U.S. Embassy in Mexico has closed its co...


Ambedkar statue vandalised in UP; 5th incident in 4 days across India

The incident comes after a Lenin statue was toppled in Tripura and a statue of Periyar was broken in Tamil Nadu by suspected BJP activists. The perpetrators...


National Basketball Association player, education secretary visit school where 17 shot

Western Branch High School administrators sent a letter to parents stating that students will need signed permission slips in order to take part in the demonstr...


Trump's ex-campaign manager Manafort pleads not guilty to criminal charges

Manafort has been indicted twice on separate charges in Washington, D.C. He has pleaded not guilty to those charges as well. Mr. Manafort entered the plea in ...


Danish inventor denies murder in Swedish journalist death trial: lawyer

He also said he wanted to "stick to my explanation [of an accident] until your evidence means that I have to tell how she died". Wall, 30, was initially decla...