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UK Bans Laptops And Tablets On Flights

About 50 daily USA -bound direct flights are affected. That could again prove to be hard as many airlines don't allow electronic gadgets containing lithium-io...


Kim Jong-Nam's body returned to North Korea as suspects released

Malaysia did not sever relations with North Korea after the republic fulfilled the demands made in the negotiation process which led to the release of nine Mala...


Watchdog to examine cost, security of Trump's Florida trips

A US government watchdog has agreed to review how classified information is kept secure at President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, the agency...


Aadhaar row: Jaitley, Chidambaram engage in war of words in Parliament

The amendments were adopted with a significant margin, with the difference of votes ranging between 27 and 34 votes. Congress member Digvijaya Singh moved ame...


Phl, China to hold direct talks on SCS

This aerial photo taken on January 2, 2017 shows a Chinese navy formation, including the aircraft carrier Liaoning (C), during military drills in the South Chin...


Putin meets Le Pen, denies French election interference

The Front National's treasurer, Wallerand de Saint-Just, reportedly defended the funding choice and suggested that the party might turn to Russian Federation ...


US Helicopters Join Assault Behind Islamic State Lines in Syria

Foreign ministers from 68 countries met in Washington yesterday to agree on the next steps to defeat the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the first suc...


Senate revives proposal for appointed state schools chief

The bill-which will now move to the state's House of Representatives for a vote-prevents patients from suing their doctor if their child is born with a disabi...


Coalition air strikes kill 16 rebels in Yemen: military official

The Saudi-led coalition accuses Iran of providing weapons to the Houthis and allied forces of former President Ali Abdullah Saleh, a claim denied by Tehran. If ...


Severe storms in forecast for US much of this week

One thing going against severe weather is the amount of rain and clouds expected during the day Wednesday . Two transient low pressure systems will bring cha...


Netherlands sack coach Blind after latest setback

Two mistakes from the 17-year-old Ajax defender enabled the comparatively wily journeyman Spas Delev to capitalise and give Bulgaria the two-goal lead that se...


Russian Opposition Leader Detained by Police During Moscow Protest

The police offered to hold the demonstration in another area in the outskirts of Moscow but Navalry and his supporters ignored the statement and chose to hold...


French presidential hopeful Le Pen attends Russian parliament meeting

The two sides reportedly did not discuss financing for Le Pen's National Front party. Mr Putin added that Ms Le Pen - a nationalist, Eurosceptic candidate wit...


United Nations criticizes Israel for expanding settlements

The joint statement released Thursday night after four days of talks between top officials said the issues are "exceptionally complicated", a signal that Israel...


Russian Federation to soften rules for state banks hit by new Kiev sanctions

In Ukraine , Voronenkov went from being a Putin supporter to a vocal opponent of his former government and president. Voronenkov's wife told Radio Free Europ...


Sterling boost as United Kingdom retail sales surge beats predictions

Food store sales edged up 0.1 percent and non-food store sales climbed 1.8 percent in February after easing 0.3 percent each in January. Compared to February ...


Biren Singh to take floor test in Manipur assembly today

Speaker Khemchand too was elected by voice vote, defeating Govindas Konthujam of the Congress. Despite the overwhelming majority for the party which should al...


Russia Could Have Laundered Up to United States dollars 80 B Via Moldova, Latvia

The Guardian is reporting that British banks handled huge sums of money from a laundering operation based in Russian Federation. The newspaper was shown th...


House panel says it has no proof to back Trump wiretap claim

When pressed again on whether he believes there are people inside these intelligence communities leaking information, Nunes said he doesn't "think so anymore". ...


G20 fails to agree on free trade endorsement

G20 financial leaders failed to reach an agreements on free trade during its annual meeting on Saturday. The first meeting of G20 financial ministers after US...


SNP: UK Government running scared of second independence vote

If the referendum on Scottish independence is postponed until the United Kingdom leaves the European Union, the move would be considered a "democratic outrage",...


Greenblatt Has 3-Hour Meeting With Netanyahu Before Leaving

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday (16 March) that he would honour his commitment to rebuild the demolished West Bank settlement. " Th...


Voting underway in Netherlands election

Rutte is casting the election as a two-horse race between his VVD party and the Party for Freedom led by Wilders. Wilders had pledged to close the borders to ...


China doesn't want trade war with US, Li declares

Here are highlights of the event. He said the Chinese mainland will continue to uphold the 1992 Consensus, which acknowledges that the Chinese mainland and Ta...


Parrikar likely to resign as India's defence minister

During the meeting with the governor, the BJP contingent of 13 MLAs was accompanied by three legislators each of the Goa Forward party and the Maharashtrawadi G...


Trump headed back to Mar-a-Lago this weekend

Moreover, Yang met separately with Trump and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson during his visit. Trump back-tracked during a February phone call with Xi, tel...


Ethiopia's rubbish landslide kills 15 in Addis Ababa

Some of the victims were squatters living in shacks at the site; others were scavengers who dig through the garbage every day, looking for items to sell. "Now I...


Putin spokesman: When will dialogue with US start?

Peskov said he was just doing his job in "talking about bilateral relations, but Zakaria asked if there were any similar meetings with Clinton campaign official...


Start time, tv channel schedule, scores and results, SEC Tournament Championship game

For Kentucky , Bam Adebayo is coming off a double-double (13 points, 10 boards) against Georgia and had a 14 points, seven rebound game against Alabama earlie...


Taylor Swift's Alleged Stalker Arrested On Multiple Charges

Refusing to take no for answer, Jaffar then showed up to the glitzy Tribeca building four more times over the next two months, the most recent visit on February...