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20 tourists swept away in Neelum Valley bridge collapse

Around 25 tourists were swept away when a bridge over a water channel collapsed in Neelum Valley of Azad Kashmir on Sunday. An operation is now going on to rescue the people. Personnel of the Pakistan Army are also assisting in the operation. ...

Philippines' top court ousts Duterte-critic chief justice

Sereno has been at loggerheads with President Rodrigo Duterte , who has called her an "enemy" for voting against many government proposals. Sereno was given 10 days by the remaining top judges to explain away vaguely-worded allegations including "...

Iran Supreme Leader: Don't trust America, Trump speech silly & superficial

Mousavi said that the biggest loss Iran has incurred from the nuclear deal was legitimizing the USA government by accepting to negotiate with them. Iran responded with frustration, but it now appears to be engaging in a more off-the-cuff manner.

Stoeger to leave Dortmund at the end of the season

Goals from Adam Szalai and Pavel Kaderabek, however, handed Hoffenheim the win. Dortmund squeezed into the Champions League by finishing fourth on goal difference ahead of Bayer Leverkusen . The result was in vain for Hamburger, though, as the...

Iran sentences IS-affiliated terrorists involved in parliament attack to death

Two separate attacks rocked the capital city of Tehran on June 7, 2017 leaving at least 17 dead and 43 injured. A court in Tehran has issued death sentences for eight Daesh terrorists over their role in an attack that killed 17 people in Tehran pre...

5-year-old girl attacked, severely injured by black bear

The five-year-old girl was attacked by a "big black bear" outside her home. She says the bear dropped the girl, identified by her father as Kimberly Cyr, after she began screaming at the animal, U.S. Colorado Parks and Wildlife announced in a pres...

National Hurricane Center: 40% Chance Tropical Cyclone Forms Off Florida

The low pressure system is now in the eastern Gulf of Mexico, near the western coast of Florida. "Regardless of subtropical or tropical formation, this system will enhance rainfall across portions of Florida and the northeaster Gulf Coast during the ...

Iran hopes to keep nuclear agreement

Stressing that Iranian companies are ready to provide technical-engineering services to Sri Lanka, President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday in a joint press conference with his Sri Lankan counterpart: "Relations between the two great Iranian and Sri...

Fox says guest who criticized McCain won't be back

The day after a White House aide made an insulting comment about the health of Senator John McCain, the President's office refused to acknowledge the remark . "God bless John McCain , and for what he's meant for our country, and what he has meant to...

White House Refusing To Apologize For "Joke" About John McCain

On Thursday, in her freakish comment dismissing McCain's opposition to the nomination of Gina Haspel as the new Central Intelligence Agency director, Kelly said that the senator's take on the issue "doesn't matter because he's dying anyway".

Iran Rallies Against US and Warns Europe Over Endangered Nuclear Deal

The EU's so-called blocking statute is the most powerful tool at its immediate disposal because it bans any EU company from complying with USA sanctions and does not recognise any court rulings that enforce American penalties. All foreign businesses ...

Nepal ties scaled new heights after Modi visit: Oli

Mr Modi has become the first world leader to pay homage at the main sanctum of Muktinath temple. Voting for 222 constituencies is being held in Karnataka on Saturday. He said Modi's visit was discussed with his Nepalese counterpart on February 12 w...

Robinhood App Fundraising Exceeds $360 Million, Plans Zero-Fee Crypto Trading

Accordingly, the current valuation of the app is at about $5.6 billion; this amount is much more than a fourfold increase just from previous year. The investment is led by DST Global, the firm run by Russian billionaire Yuri Milner , and includes pa...

Iran turns to China as Europe tries to save nuclear deal

Shortly after Trump's announcement about the US withdrawal from the JCPOA, President Hassan Rouhani said Tehran would stay in the deal with other signatories if its interests are guaranteed. "We are waiting now for how the decision-makers in the Euro...

Palestinians slam European Union members blocking condemnation of United States embassy relocation

Festivities surrounding the opening of the new US embassy building in Jerusalem kicked off in "grand fashion" over the weekend and will spill into Monday afternoon when U.S, Israeli , and worldwide diplomats gather to formally open the new embassy b...

Europe moves to safeguard interests in Iran after USA pullout

The announcement triggered USA plans to reimpose sanctions on the Islamic Republic within roughly three to six months. That's what's wrong with this deal. "The nuclear accord belongs to the whole of the global community", she said. But the mo...

Sitharaman, Chidambaram in war of words

Hours after Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman attacked P Chidambaram over disproportionate assets case and likened it to the "Nawaz Sharif moment" for the Congress party, the former Union Minister took a dig at her saying that there was a buzz ...

Two dead after light aircraft crashes in Offaly

Gardai and ambulance personnel rushed to the scene of the light plane crash in Offaly. All 16 made their jump from the craft. Just the pilot and the young boy were on board when the plane crashed. The boy is undertood to be the son of a Polish nati...

Iran foreign minister sets off on tour to save nuclear deal

Bauchard said Iran will exercise a "certain prudence to avoid an escalation which they could not counter". Decoding the recent positions of Western officials can play an effective role in understanding the European troika's demands on the "new JCPO...

UK's Former Culture Secretary Has Died At Age 70

She is survived by her husband and children. She was aged 70. "She showed unflinching tenacity in persuading the prime minister and the cabinet that the government should throw its full weight behind the bid", he said. "Spent a memorable evening wi...

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Polls open in Kentucky primary

Are schools open on Election Day? Now that the primary is over, Stankiewicz said he's gotten numerous complaints about how the election was run, including some from elected offi...

Farm Bill fails in House of Representatives

Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-Fla.) responded, "Some of the best mothers in the world are poor mothers and some of the worst mothers in the world are rich mothers". I have a clear bias to...

Trump to press South Korea's Moon before summit with North

Last week , Trump said Xi "could be influencing" Kim to take a harder line with the USA after North Korea threatened to walk away from the summit. "We believe there is a 99.9 pe...

Syria war: Army takes full control of Damascus after ousting IS

Syrian government forces have regained full control of the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee in southern Damascus , the Al-Masdar news outlet reported on Monday. ISIS had controlle...

Haspel: CIA 'a National Treasure,' Will 'Forge Ahead with Determination'

President Donald Trump made a rare visit to CIA headquarters on Monday to deliver remarks at incoming director Gina Haspel's swearing-in ceremony and expressed his optimism for...

American Idol finalists prepare for star-studded finale

Series host Ryan Seacrest was pleased with the way the inaugural season of the ABC series turned out, but revealed he would change one large aspect of the show. Did American ge...

Cougar kills 1 mountain biker, injures 2nd near Seattle

Alan Myers of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. SJ Brooks, 32, was killed and Isaac Sederbaum, 31, was seriously injured by the mountain lion on Sunday. According t...

Road tripped: Celtics' Game 3 loss another playoff pothole

LeBron James scored 44 points on 17-of-28 shooting to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 111-102 victory over the visiting Boston Celtics to even the Eastern Conference finals ...

Trump attacks ex-CIA chief over 'hit job' Russian Federation probe

Rep. Devin Nunes, an ardent Trump supporter and head of the House intelligence committee, has been demanding information on an FBI source in the Russian Federation investigation. ...

Video shows lava spewing from Kilauea volcano

Hawaii residents dealing with Kilauea's volcanic eruption faced a potentially deadly new challenge on Sunday as lava that reached the Pacific Ocean threatened to send up laze , a ...

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Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For Re-Election

Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For Re-Election

According to the campaign, Sanders' name will appear on the Democratic primary ballot. He says he's very proud to have represented Vermont for two terms in the U.S. In the past...

Win Awesome Solo: A Star Wars Story Merch!

Win Awesome Solo: A Star Wars Story Merch!

I didn't think that was that weird. "How can you not be pansexual in space?" he said. "There's a fluidity to Donald and Billy Dee's [portrayal of Lando's] sexuality". "And, to ...

Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Meanwhile, a number of countries said they would not recognize the election results. The United States and the European Union have also expressed concern. Mr. Maduro attributes t...

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Coming off an impressive victory in the Kentucky Derby , Justify is the 1-2 morning-line favorite for Saturday's second race in a field of eight horses. Baffert has never lost t...

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

A consortium of western companies and Russia's Gazprom said this week it was starting preparatory work off Germany's Baltic coast. "Does he agree that there appears to be no ...

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

The European Union and Iran have launched a vigorous campaign to safeguard the 2015 nuclear deal that the USA has recently ditched by trying to keep Iran's oil and investment flow...

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

The slain officer was identified as a 28-year-old constable Sitaram Upadhyaya of 192 Battalion. In total, six persons, including a BSF officer, were injured in the firing. On Tue...

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

In addition, Toshiba will retain a 40 per cent stake and, together with technology firm Hoya, will ensure that Japanese companies retain a controlling stake of just over 50 per cen...

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

I'm actually 21 weeks, about four and a bit months. Frank posted a picture on Instagram with Christine, his two daughters and dog with the caption: We have some exciting news we ...