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Hours after release, Rahul detained again after meeting veteran's family

Hitting back, BJP accused Rahul Gandhi and Arvind Kejriwal of doing "politics over deaths" after they targeted Modi government over suicide by an ex-serviceman,...


Trump Urges Supporters To Vote Twice Claiming 'Rigged' Election

Caption + Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump arrives to speak to a campaign rally at the University of Northern Colorado , Sunday, Oct. 30, 2016, i...


GOP senators call on Obama to suspend ties with UNESCO

The resolution, proposed by Kuwait, Lebanon, Tunisia, used the Muslim term "Al Aqsa Mosque/Al Haram Al Sharif" to refer to the compound located in Jerusalem's O...


Lebanese Parliament Elects New President

The return of Aoun to the presidential palace in Baabda, 26 years after he was ousted by the Syrian army, is a direct result of political pragmatism by the lead...


United States intelligence director says North Korean denuclearization "probably a lost cause"

The deputy foreign ministers who held talks in Tokyo made clear that North Korea now poses a new level of threat and requires broader global pressure and toughe...


At least 19 killed in latest India-Pakistan border firing

He said three army porters suffered injuries in the shelling in Noushera sector of the district and they have been hospitalised. "While on the intervening nig...


United Nations envoy 'appalled' by Syrian rebel fire in Aleppo

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the death toll included at least 17 children. The Observatory director Rami Abdurrahman said about 1,000 governme...


Paul Ryan: Voted For Trump, Working to Save House Majority

U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan was scheduled to appear in Billings Sunday for a rally with fellow Republicans who are seeking election on November 8. "I stand w...


Clinton runs up campaign cash advantage over Trump

From now to Election Day, Mr. Trump was projected to spend $30.6 million to Mrs. Clinton's $22.2 million. President Barack Obama - who will campaign for Clint...


Shiite Militias Join in Offensive to Retake Mosul

Iraqi troops and security forces advanced towards Mosul from the south and southeast of the city on Sunday, Iraqi officials said, backed by air and ground sup...


IS car bombs, mortars slow down Iraqi advance on Mosul

Who Is Involved In The Fighting? "Children, the elderly, disabled, will be particularly vulnerable", Weiss said. But many Iraqis saw the special forces as the ...


In dawn assault, Iraqi special forces near Mosul from east

It said troops were advancing on the city from three axes. He added that more than 20 militants had been killed while his forces suffered only one light injur...


Trump campaign has links to Russian government, veteran spy told Federal Bureau of Investigation

The FBI has opened an inquiry into Paul Manafort, Donald Trump's former campaign manager, over his business ties to foreign countries, according to a report . ...


Is Prince Harry dating Suits star Meghan Markle?

The pair have been spotted wearing matching bracelets, further fueling the fire of their so-far secret romance. The prince and the actress have something el...


Iraq forces launch operation to cut Mosul off from Syria

The militias, known collectively as the Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF), seek to secure the western border with Syria, cutting off the pipeline of fighters an...


Broncos defensive coordinator upended, carted off field

He was talking to his wife. Yes, the Broncos running game finally started to come back around after disappointing games against both San Diego and Atlanta, ru...


Iraqi forces edge closer to Mosul on southern fronts

The involvement of Shi'ite militias in the Mosul operation has been a source of contention, although some of the Hashed's top commanders insist they do not plan...


Australia would deny entrance to boat arrivals under proposed law

Asylum seekers who attempt to reach Australia by boat will be issued lifetime bans that prevent them from ever setting foot in the country, under proposed legis...


Erdogan tells Obama that Ankara targeting Raqqa

Across the border, the Iraqi army and Kurdish forces backed by the USA have launched a major offensive against Islamic State's most prized possession, the city ...


Trump takes issue with Clinton's criticism of Putin

According to the Kremlin's translation of Putin's words in Russian (which differed slightly from the live interpretation dubbed over the official video), the p...


Clocks go back on Sunday

Daylight Saving Time rules dictate that clocks are set one hour back at 2am tonight, to better employ daylight. Unless you have a very old model, the timer on...


Modi terms Pakistan as 'mothership of terrorism' at BRICS

The two Pakistan-based outfits responsible for spreading terrorism in India. Pakistan has called upon the global community, especially the BRICS Leaders to as...


Baroni, Kelly 'pawns' in Bridgegate scheme

The move came after the judge instructed the jurors that the crux of their decision should be based on whether or not the prosecution proved that Kelly and Baro...


All treats, no tricks: Tips for a safe Halloween

Oestreich said this can be easily avoided. "But, we don't recommend that", urged Oestreich. On Halloween night, children fill sidewalks and streets in their n...


U.S. Stock Futures Higher as GDP Grows 2.9%

MSCI's global stock index fell 0.1 percent .MIWD00000PUS while its broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS was down 0.3 percent, press...


Centre, Supreme Court fight over judges' appointment

Expressing deep anguish over the delay in appointment of judges in high court, the Supreme Court earlier in the day told the Centre, "You can not bring the enti...


Bitter war of words intensify between Cyrus Mistry and Tata Sons

The correspondence makes unsubstantiated claims and malicious allegations, casting aspersions on the Tata group, the Tata Sons board and several Tata companies ...


United Nations envoy asks for Yemen cease-fire extension

Mr Ahmed said the ceasefire had largely held during the truce, "despite reported violations from both sides in several areas", and that it had enabled United Na...


Pakistan resorts to heavy shelling in Jammu

India shares 230 km of International Border and 740 km of LoC with Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir. Along the global border also, there have been no firing from...


Philippine: Duterte Says All Foreign Troops Out

Duterte started off his meeting with Abe by assuring Japan that the Philippines would always be by its side. Japan and the Philippines also signed notes on two ...