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Congress MLAs in Gujarat make a beeline for the BJP

However, they are yet to file nominations. While Shah would debut in the Parliament as Rajya Sabha member, this would be Irani's second term from Gujarat. Pat...


Brokers Change Their Target Price On Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD)

Shares of Relx PLC ( LON REL ) traded down 0.84% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching GBX 1651.00. The company has market cap of $1.04 billion. Credit Sui...


US Says Iran Rocket Test Breaches UN Resolution 2231

The two officials said that the Simorgh rocket likely exploded before it reached orbit. The US government says the technology used in the launch is inherently...


Police Search For Missing Inmate At Rikers Island

The inmate was bleeding from cuts received from climbing over the barber wire, the DOC source said . Port Authority Police Dept. officers canvassed near LaGu...


Sarah Huckabee Sanders Jabs Back At Scaramucci About Hair And Makeup

In the President's defense, Sanders said the decision was a tough one for Trump to make but was the best for the military; "The decision is based on a milit...


USA sanctions Venezuelan officials to pressure Maduro

The opposition, emboldened by an unofficial referendum against Maduro last week, is boycotting the election, which they say is rigged in Maduro's favor. "...


US Pledges Extra $140 mln to Lebanon for Syrian Refugees

So while it is easy for Trump to view everything through his usual "Them: bad, us: good" lens, in reality, as far as Hariri and Hezbollah are concerned, much ...


Protests erupt nationwide following Trump's transgender military ban announcement

In a set of tweets, Trump cited the "tremendous medical costs and disruption " that the individuals serving in the armed forces would entail. "But you know...


Senate Passes Motion To Proceed On Health Care Debate

Instead, repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has become partisan red meat. All 48 Democrats voted against it, as did two Republicans-Susan Collins of ME...


North Korea threatens a nuclear strike 'at the heart of the US'

Moscow has also argued that sanctions are not the answer to rein in North Korea , and that talks, as advocated by Beijing, were needed. While China's Defen...


Debbie Wasserman Schultz's Aide Is Arrested

Debbie Wasserman Schultz , D-Fla., participates in the House Democrats' media availability following the House Democrats' caucus meeting in the U.S. Capitol. Th...


Get well, Sen. McCain; we need you

Refreshingly, much of the conversation included well-wishes for McCain, from both sides of the political aisle. After several other efforts and several iterat...


Chinese fighter jets intercept US Navy reconnaissance plane over East China Sea

Two Chinese J-10 warplanes intercepted a US Navy EP-3 reconnaissance plane, similar to the one pictured here, in worldwide air space west of the Korean Peninsul...


California teen arrested after 'live streaming fatal auto crash'

Mary Hernandez, a Stockton resident, made a decision to record the livestream on her phone, "At first we didn't even want to believe it was real, ' she said ...


Ott finishes second at World Series of Poker

Blumstein won the no-limit Texas Hold 'em main event after eliminating Pennsylvania's Dan Ott on the 246th hand of the final table, including more than 60 han...


Iraq not sure of fate of 39 Indians

However, the minister said that efforts are being made to find the whereabouts of the missing Indians. She said they had information that the Indians were in a ...


Father says time to let Charlie Gard go

Charlie Gard's parents had made a decision to let him die before his first birthday next week, but accused the doctors of denying him his only chance of getti...


Jeremy Corbyn insists he never promised to write off student debt

Corbyn told the BBC's Andrew Marr Show: "The single market is dependent on membership of the EU". Labour maintains a slim lead over the Tories with 42 per...


Taliban group intensifies activities in Afghanistan northern regions

Similarly, the Taliban fighters attacked the peaceful district of Gazargah-e-Noor in the northern Baghlan province Sunday morning but after suffering 15 death...


Attack at Israel embassy in Jordan's capital Amman

Police said the two Jordanians had gone into the building to carry out "carpentry work". The incident comes at a time of mounting tensions between Israel ...