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Akhilesh should step down as SP chief, says Aparna Yadav

Immediately after Mr. Shivpal had announced his "secular morcha" plan, Mr. Akhilesh had warned that he knew how to identify "asteen ka saanp (snake hiding under...


Some rivers receding, but Mississippi River remains high

Travel was restricted on and near parts of the Mississippi River, including a 14.5-mile stretch of the river at St. Louis that was closed to barges and othe...


Gonzalo Higuain rescues point for Juventus against 10-man Torino

Juventus will meet Lazio in the Italian Cup final and, after a 2-0 win over Monaco in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final, look to have one...


From the Archives: Prince Philip Through the Years

Prince Philip , husband of Queen Elizabeth II, will retire from his royal duties later this year, marking the end of a public life spanning almost seven decades...


North Korea's Kim Jong-un is 'pretty smart cookie'

President Donald Trump would not rule out the use of military force against North Korea in an interview on CBS's " Face the Nation " on Saturday, just hours...


Overtime Bill Passes House

So, an employee who works 60 hours of overtime in the first quarter of the year has no guarantee that she will be able to take her comp time a few months later,...


Korea issues direct criticism on China amid nuke dispute

North Korea on Wednesday confirmed the detention of another American citizen for alleged acts of hostility aimed at overthrowing the country. China has sought...


Pittsburgh Steelers' 2017 NFL Draft Results

Watt , a linebacker from Wisconsin , as their first pick. The Steelers used their first round selection on Wisconsin outside linebacker T.J. Watt . The 22...


Turkey threatens further strikes on US-allied Syrian Kurds

He said he would discuss the issue at a meeting with US President Donald Trump next month. The relocation of Turkish troops to an area near the border with S...


Iran summons Pakistani envoy over attack on borders guards

The province has a large Sunni community and has seen repeated attacks by Sunni militants against the security forces of mainly Shiite Iran. In a visit to the...


Threat From the North: Seoul Seeks More Anti-Missile Radars

China reacted angrily to the progress the same day. The Pentagon needs to consider deploying new anti-ballistic missile systems and a defensive radar to Hawai...


Armenia 79th in RSF's freedom index, down from last year's 74th

Involvement of authorities in the operations of the Croatian Radio Television (HRT) brings into question press freedom and media independence in the country. US...


German FM: Netanyahu cancelation would be regrettable

European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini yesterday (27 March) reiterated the EU's commitment to a two-state solution and its opposition to Israel'...


Afghan defense minister, army chief of staff resign over military base attack

McMaster, visited Kabul last week to consult with Nicholson and with Afghan officials. The insurgents succeeded in cutting off the districts of Darqad and Khu...


Canadian PM Responds to Trump's Criticism of Dairy Industry

Trump said last week during a visit to Wisconsin. But the most immediate impact has been on American farmers... The new pricing led to some American dairy p...


UN hosts aid-pledging conference for beleaguered Yemen

Earlier, United Nations and Russian officials warned against an attack by Saudi-led coalition forces on the rebel-held Yemeni port of Hodeidah, the aid lifeline...


Britain's Labour to guarantee EU citizens' rights if wins election

In a speech in London, Labour Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said the largely pro-EU party would not seek to reverse voters' decision to quit the bloc. He said a...


Turkey's premier warns opposition against street protests

They argued that this contravened Turkish electoral law. Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim , speaking on CNN Turk, urged the opposition Wednesday to...


Worldwide rallies commemorate anniversary of the Armenian genocide

President Donald Trump is recalling the death and suffering of more than 1 million Armenians during the final years of the Ottoman Empire, without describing it...


McDonald's order trips up Facebook slaying suspect

Stephens fled and Pennsylvania State Police troopers pursued, prompting an officer to ram the auto to disable it. The interview with Cooper came after Godwin'...


US VP Pence warns North Korea: 'The sword stands ready'

The North, which is intent on developing a nuclear-tipped ballistic missile capable of reaching the mainland United States, defied global pressure Sunday with a...


Jeremy Corbyn raises prospect of scrapping Trident

Expanding on his foreign policy priorities, Mr Corbyn said he supported North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and wanted to boost the UK's conventional armed force...


Partial French official results show Macron, Le Pen in second round

Le Pen's father, Jean-Marie, scored the first breakthrough in the French presidential elections by the National Front, winning a slot in the runoff in the 2002 ...


Trump addresses Paris incident: Looks like a terrorist attack

Also , Fillon has pledged to keep the country under a state of emergency following the shooting of police officers Thursday in Paris . The Socialist and previo...


Trump raps Iran as violating 'spirit' of nuclear deal

Despite his administration's certification of Iran's compliance with the 2015 nuclear deal, U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday accused Iran of "not living ...


City of Buffalo is giving out trees to plant

Tree distribution starts at 10:00 a.m.at the Band Shell parking lot along Loiter Way. It takes stewardship to earn the Tree City award. Giving out saplings ...


US VP Mike Pence meets Indonesian president on Asia tour

Pence and President Donald Trump will attend the ASEAN in November, visiting Vietnam and the Philippines, in what is the fiftieth anniversary of the regional or...


French candidates boost security ahead of tense vote

UBS also sees Le Pen posing an existential threat to the European Union, particularly in the wake of recent Eurozone problems that have already weakened its sta...


Belgium had sought suspect in foiled French election attack

French centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron an. The Front National leader's commitment to ending France's membership of the borderless Schengen area, describ...


Tiger Woods to design new golf course in southwest Missouri

Open champion and Missouri native Payne Stewart and will open in 2019. Tiger and his team will also build a short course at Big Cedar Lodge . Tracey Stewar...


Facebook F8: Facebook Messenger revamps business features

All this will help Marcus demonstrate a business model for Messenger, which has more users than Facebook's Instagram but a much more nascent plan. Facebook an...


Obama aide says intel not used to spy on Trump advisers

Pete Hoekstra told Newsmax TV. When asked if Rice, who has denied leaking the names of Trump associates under surveillance by U.S. intelligence agencies, ha...


Russian Federation vetoes United Nations draft resolution on Syria gas attack probe

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson got an unusually hostile reception in Moscow. "As a whole, the administration's stance with regards to Syria remains a m...


Airstrikes on Syria might also send message to North Korea

The leaders of the world's two superpowers wrapped up their two-day summit with trade topping the agenda and a mutual understanding on North Korea. The U.S. H...


ISIS leaders among 94 killed in East of Afghanistan

US President Donald Trump has described the bombing of Islamic State in eastern Afghanistan as a "very successful mission". "This is the right weapon for th...