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Oxfam pressed over claims its aid staff in Haiti used prostitutes

Ms Patel's intervention came as it emerged yesterday that Oxfam had allowed three men to resign and sacked four for gross misconduct after they were found to ha...


NC MLA shouts pro-Pak slogans in JK Assembly, party distances itself

A lawmaker of the so-called Assembly in Occupied Kashmir chanted Pakistan Zindabad (Long Live Pakistan) slogan on Saturday during the session . The House also...


The Newest: Ex-Uber CEO noticed Google founder as a 'brother'

Waymo lawyer Verhoeven argued that Uber was so desperate to catch up with the pioneering Google in the self-driving auto race that its CEO at the time, Travis...


Reddit just banned AI-powered fake porn

Unrelatedly, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian announced today that he would be stepping aside at Reddit to focus on a full-time role at Initialized Capital,...


US President and Indian PM discuss Maldivian issue in a phone call

While China is working on forging close links with the nation of Indian Ocean atolls and backing Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen , New Delhi and Washingto...


Laidlaw back for Scotland

But Laidlaw, whose selection ahead of Ali Price is meant to bring more composure to the side, insisted: 'We have a plan B. "I don't have much to reproach th...


Egypt launches 'major operation' after Sinai placed on alert

Friday's operation stretches into the Nile Delta and the Western Desert, and it appears that other Islamic extremists and criminal groups are also being targete...


NBC Gains 12% More OOH Viewers From Super Bowl

NBC's This Is Us lacked the kind of boost that many series see after getting a post-Super Bowl audience, but it still topped Tuesday night and earned its be...


Cheniere Energy Partners LP Holdings LLC (CQH) Short Interest Update

Jump Trading Llc who had been investing in Nvidia Corp (Call) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $139.69 billion market cap company. The N...


Woman claims husband stole her kidney as dowry payment

However, the pain did not disappear after the operation. She pleaded with her husband to take her to see a doctor, but he refused. Scans then revealed her right...


Here are the reported terms for Jimmy Garoppolo's mega-contract

Who wouldn't want to be here? When we don't spend to the cap, they don't put that in their pocket and say, 'Thanks guys.' They roll it over to the next year. Th...


India's antitrust regulator finds Google guilty in 'search bias' investigation

Detailing a specific instance of Google's search bias, the CCI says its investigation found that Google was directing web users who were searching for flights...


Woman Abandons Newborn In Airport With Note

Tucson airport officials say that a woman who left a newborn in a restroom near the rental auto facility last month may have given birth in another airport res...


Ruth Davidson leads calls for suffragette pardons

The lesbian Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson is leading the calls for the suffragette convictions to be overturned. At a special meeting of the ...


Trump won't release Democratic memo, sends back to committee

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), who compiled the Democratic memo said that he wants the FBI, US intelligence community and the White House to vet its contents. The D...


Casino mogul Steve Wynn resigns amid sex misconduct allegations

The company's board of directors named the 42-year-old Maddox CEO late Tuesday following Wynn's resignation . Wynn explained that the accusations have cr...


Winter Olympics: Arbitration Court dismisses 47 appeals from Russian athletes, coaches

But the IOC left open a loophole when it said a large group of "clean" Russian athletes could take part under a neutral flag as "Olympic Athletes from Russia"...


House Passes Spending Bill Ending Overnight Government Shutdown

Trump , in announcing he had signed the legislation, contended it will help the USA military be "stronger than ever before". The US government officially shu...


Forties pipeline closure sends industrial output tumbling

Falling exports and rising imports drove Britain's trade deficit higher in December, thanks partially to the rise in oil prices, the Office for National Statis...


Kelly Knew Porter's Security Clearance Would Be Denied Weeks Ago

As staff secretary , Porter was largely responsible for controlling the flow of information to the president. The episode is a staffing embarrassment for Tru...


Dananjaya strikes bundle Bangladesh out for 110

However, a sequence of events on the opening day gained plenty of attention when Mominul Haque was dismissed towards the end of play. " Sri Lanka has a good ...


Twin Bombings Kill Two, Injure Dozens

Two weeks ago, around 35 people were killed by a twin bombing at another mosque in Benghazi. In January, two vehicle bombs exploded near Benghazi's largest mo...


Prince William: If Kate had twins it would test my mental health

In the meantime, all we know is that while attending the Centrepoint Awards at Kensington Palace, Prince William opened up about becoming a father again. Help...


Horgan announces minimum wage hike

On Thursday, Minister Harry Bains said the government drew from the commission's recommendations when it decided on the figure of $15.20. "When I presented ou...


US Rep. Rick Nolan won't run for re-election in 8th District

The seat was considered a battleground district prior to Mr. Nolan's announcement, and has been considered a top target for the National Republican Congressiona...


Rescue dogs used to search for Taiwan's natural disaster victims

In response to the tragedy, a high-ranking Japanese official announced that his country would dispatch a rescue team to aid in the search efforts for the remain...


Trump on Ex-Aide Accused of Abuse: 'We Wish Him Well'

President Trump has defended one of his top aides who resigned over claims he beat his two ex-wives. It's obviously a tough time for him, ' Trump said. She...


White House Favors Releasing Democratic Memo

The memo from Rep. Adam Schiff of California, the top Democrat on the committee, was written to rebut the Republican memo released one week prior, which a...


Olympics: Court upholds doping ban for 47 Russians athletes, coaches

The World Anti-Doping Agency's athlete committee on Tuesday expressed its "profound disappointment and dismay" that 28 Russian athletes last week had doping b...


California #MeToo leader Cristina Garcia accused of sexual misconduct

In December, when Time magazine announced that "Silence Breakers" who spoke out against sexual harassment were its Persons of the Year, Garcia's face was ...


Elton John to attend Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding, cancels concerts

The musician canceled two Las Vegas concerts that fell on the same weekend as Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's highly-anticipated wedding, with his last show ...


Trump Receives Intel Briefings Orally, Not Every Day — WashPost

Trump has declined to read the President's Daily Brief-a tradition that his past seven predecessors followed-for the better part of the previous year, and relie...


Georgia police officer fatally shot, two deputies wounded

A police officer was shot dead and two sheriff's deputies were wounded on Friday in a small Georgia town by a gunman who was then killed, the county sheriff sai...


Justice Department's third-highest ranking official resigns

Brand, 44, who has only been in her Senate-confirmed position for nine months, would have been in line to take over the supervision of Special Counsel Robert M...


Oil prices search for momentum on competing trends

Let's look at them one by one and analyse how far the rally is likely to extend. Exxon will close the distillates unit at its 320,000-bpd Antwerp refinery in ...