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Spring 2018: What is the March Spring Equinox? How does it work?

The change in the date of the spring equinox each year has to do with the fact that every year is not exactly 365 days-it's actually closer to 365.25 days. ...


Gulf Arabs Relish Tillerson Firing; Iran Weighs Nuclear Deal

I will now return to private life as a private citizen, as a proud American, proud of the opportunity I have had to serve my country. In an illustration of th...


I have been practising these shots, says Dinesh Karthik

In the next three deliveries, Karthik accumulated six runs which left India needing 12 off the last over. "It's been a great journey for the past one year and I...


Verition Fund Management LLC Acquires Shares of 12521 Realty Income Co

Apg Asset Management Us Inc increased its stake in Sl Green Rlty Corp (SLG) by 35.88% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Following the t...


Saudi women need not wear abaya: Crown Prince

Shi'ite Iran and Sunni Saudi Arabia are now involved in a proxy war in Yemen , where Tehran supports Huthi rebels fighting against the Saudi-backed Yemeni ...


Kamal hits out at govt for allowing Ram Rajya Rath Yatra

Opposition parties, including the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK), created ruckus in Tamil Nadu assembly and condemned the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kaz...


Some Agreement on Brexit

The transition accord was announced Monday at a news conference in Brussels by David Davis , Britain's main negotiator, and his European Union counterpart, Mi...


South Africa's Kagiso Rabada cleared to face Australia after ban is overturned

The International Cricket Council (ICC) recently revoked their two-Test match ban imposed on South African speedster Kagiso Rabada . However, Rabada challe...


Financial website claims South Dakota is dependent upon gun industry

Blue states are generally at the bottom of the list as most have run-off gun manufacturers and gun manufacturing jobs. Kentucky's neighbor to the south, Tenness...


Trump jabs Mueller, but White House says firing not in…

Former Rep. Jack Kingston (R-GA), who is one of Trump's most reliable defenders on cable news, tells the Daily Beast that even he feels anxious about the ...


Germany says Russian Federation to remain 'difficult partner' after Vladimir Putin's re-election

You know, we've been living in this kind of rhetorical conflict or, you know, sanctions conflict and nearly hot conflict with the West for the last three or f...


Periyar statue vandalised in Pudukottai

Police said the head of the statue was found removed and kept beneath the statue, this morning. News agency ANI reported that the Periyar statue was being r...


Indians missing in Iraq killed: EAM Swaraj

Over a period of time, we received updates on some DNA samples matching. India had asked Iraq's help to locate the missing Indians after Iraqi forces recapt...


Requirements for steel, aluminum tariff exemptions issued

Coming right on the heels of steel and aluminum tariffs imposed last week and aimed right at China , the Trump Administration is said to be preparing to levy...


Vladimir Putin claims victory with rivals trounced in Russian election

Health authorities were also offering free cancer screenings at selected polling stations in exchange for voting. Navalny - who called on his supporters to bo...


Can Democrats reboot their winning ways?

Conor Lamb wouldn't be the right candidate for every district. Lamb, 33, defeated Rick Saccone , a representative in the state House, by 627 votes. The ma...


Package bound for Austin explodes at FedEx facility in Texas

Manley said more than 500 federal agents were involved in the investigation, including from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and US Bureau of Alcohol, ...


SSC paper leak: SC dismisses plea seeking court-monitored probe

Junaid's father, Jalaluddin, approached the top court, appealing the high court's decision to deny a CBI probe. In June a year ago, Junaid, his brother and tw...


VK Sasikala to attend husband's funeral ceremony

Natarajan, was admitted to the intensive care unit, Gleneagles Hospital on March 16 with severe chest infection and was on put on ventilator support . It was...


Xi Jinping unanimously elected Chinese president,

Hussain said China has made remarkable achievements in the past five years, which has not only enhanced its worldwide status and image, but also brought great c...


Quetta Gladiators' owner unhappy over foreign players refusal to visit Pakistan

The match, which will be played in Lahore, is the first of the season to be held in the PSL's home country of Pakistan. Islamabad United have already qualified ...


Hamas 'behind' attack on Palestinian PM: Abbas

Israel regards Jerusalem as its eternal and indivisible capital, although that is not recognised internationally. Friedman, who was Trump's personal lawyer be...


Abbas says Hamas 'behind' bomb attack on Palestinian premier

Franck appeared in a court in the southern Israeli city of Beersheba along with Palestinians Moufak al-Ajluni and Mohamed Katout. A spokesman for the French E...


Former French president Sarkozy 'in police custody'

The representative was summoned by authorities and now remains in police offices of this locality, where it is investigated wher it would have received funding ...


Governor of Mississippi Signs Toughest Anti-Abortion Law in the Country

A federal judge will consider a request to block a MS law banning most abortions after 15 weeks of gestation less than 24 hours after the law took effect. "A wo...


Putin Wins Presidency With Historic Record Number of Votes, Results Say

With Mr Putin's most vocal opponent Alexei Navalny barred from running for legal reasons, the outcome of the weekend election was never in doubt, and most of ...


U.S. 'deeply concerned' with developments in Afrin: State Department

Turkish and Syrian rebel forces overtook the Kurdish-held enclave of Afrin on Sunday where they declared full control following a almost two-month long offensiv...


66 people killed in Iran plane crash

IRNA reported Sunday night that one passenger did not make the flight. The plane has disappeared from the radar 50 minutes after its departure from one of Te...


Huawei P20 Pro - The Complete Technical Specifications Unveiled

On the front, we will be looking at a 6.1-inch AMOLED display with Full HD+ (2280 x 1080 pixels) resolution & 19:9 aspect ratio. To start with, Huawei P20 a...


Students block railway tracks in Mumbai, demand jobs

They are refusing to leave till their demands are met by the government. "However, Ministry of Railways has taken a decision and reserved 20 percent of the se...


Putin Winning Big in Russian Elections

The exit poll by state-owned pollster VTsIOM at 1,200 voting stations around Russian Federation projected that Putin had won 73.9 percent of the vote, up fr...


Has $340000 Position in Cooper Tire & Rubber Co (CTB)

It has outperformed by 30.83% the S&P500. John W. Moon decreased its stake in Goodyear Tire & Rubr Co (GT) by 44.55% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory fil...


Body Of Australian Woman Found In Semi-Frozen Canadian Lake

A four month investigation and search for Alison turned up nothing until this past Friday, when a bystander discovered her remains in the thawing Alpha Lake. Mu...


Cardinal Keith Patrick Cardinal O'Brien dies after fall

The closest parallel to the 2015 event took place in 1927, when French Cardinal Louis Billot resigned from the Sacred College of Cardinals following a stormy me...


Australian bushfire engulfs homes and livestock in two states

The NSW south coast local had just doused a spot fire in his backyard on Sunday when the main firefront - which destroyed nearly 100 houses, caravans and cabins...