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US plays down absence from Moscow talks on Syria, says not 'sidelined'

Gunman Mevlut Mert Altintas gestures after shooting the Russian Ambassador to Turkey, Andrey Karlov , at a photo gallery in Ankara, Turkey, on December 19, 2...


Trump calls for greater nuclear capabilities

President-elect Donald Trump wants the United States to "greatly strengthen and expand" its nuclear capability. "That's why these arms control treaties have...


Russia, Turkey, Iran on Talks for Solution to Syrian Crisis

Although Washington has always been a player in efforts to end the Syria civil war and other Mideast conflicts, the United States was forced to watch from the s...


White Christmas Likely For London

The Met Office also said it could not rule out a white Christmas - but added that it was unlikely. "Yes", said Amanda Bowen, a meteorologist with the NWS,...


China rejects Trump claim it stole United States drone

The drone was seized about 50 nautical northwest of Subic Bay, a Philippine port that was once a US military base and still plays host to visiting USA troops an...


Swiss police find mosque gunman's body

Further, police were already searching for the same suspect in connection with a fatal stabbing of a "friend" whose body was found at a playground. People at ...


Australia and France sign deal to build 12 submarines

The deal comes months after over 22,000 pages of secret data on the capabilities of six highly-advanced submarines being built for the Indian Navy in Mumbai in ...


PA Preacher: US Embassy Move to Jerusalem 'Means War'

A source in Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office said the premier was "pleased" with the appointment. Friedman, a fiercely pro-Israel bankrupt...


Suspect In Custody After Deadly Attack On Christmas Market In Berlin

According to German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, his asylum application was not completed. "Our security protocols are established and reviewed annu...


Poisonous bath lotion kills dozens in Russian Federation

Irkutsk's regional government said the lotion bottles were clearly marked with warnings that the substance was not for internal use. The death toll has grown ...


Merriam-Webster's word of the year is pretty 'surreal'

The dictionary company determines the " Word of the Year " based on the number of searches a word gets, with particular attention to the year-over-year increase...


Apple and Dublin detail challenges to EU's Irish tax deal ruling

Apple said that as a result of the ruling, the company would pay 40 per cent of all the corporate taxes collected in Ireland. The company also asserts it was ...


Arctic cold front to bring storms, frigid air to Middle TN

A severe thunderstorm watch issued overnight had been allowed to expire this morning, and no severe weather watches were in place statewide. Temperatures are ...


Oil rises on signs of producers' compliance with output cuts

In particular, "Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, and Abu Dhabi... have notified customers that they would cut supplies from January". The February contract for Brent crude...


FM Çavuşoğlu talks to Iranian officials to keep Aleppo evacuation on track

In his last media briefing of the year US President Barack Obama said the world should not be fooled by what he called the bad events unfolding in Aleppo and th...


10 contenders to advance in VFX Oscar race

It was selected by the jury at the Film Federation of India from 29 other films, representing our country at the Oscars. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts an...


Winter Session of Parliament ends

Speaking on the manner in which the winter session of Parliament functioned, he said, "The government completely failed in running the proceedings in Parliament...


Demonetisation Mayhem: Four Gunmen Loot Rs 11 Lakh From Kashmir bank

The CCTV footage shows two to three terrorists armed with AK rifles storming the bank and looting close to Rs 10 lakh. J&K Bank's Ratnipor branch in Pulwama w...


Authorities regain control of HMP Birmingham after major disturbance

Prison affairs academic and blogger Alex Cavendish told the Press Association an "inside informant" told him the trouble started with lights being broken and in...


Crushing of rebels in Aleppo could be repeated

Clashes resumed for several hours before the deal was revived, and on Thursday afternoon buses and ambulances began transporting evacuees to rebel territory in ...


12-Year-Old Boy Allegedly Tries to Bomb German Christmas Market

Inside they found a glass jar packed with material from firecrackers and with nails taped to it, Focus reported. Caption + Pedestrians walk into the city ha...


Winter weather advisory to begin Friday night

Temperatures on Thursday will only be in the 20s with a gusting north wind and wind chill temperatures between 10 and 20 degrees in some areas. It gets really c...


Trump taps retired general, TV analyst for NSC posts

President-elect Donald TrumpDonald TrumpElectoral College must delay, or else Putin picks the next U.S. president Prosperity has a price; but everyone ultimatel...


Istanbul attacks: Turkish police arrest 235 over 'militant links'

Turkey said that Kurdish militants may be responsible for the bombs that killed 38 people and wounded 155 in what looked to be a coordinated attack on police a...


Star Trek: Discovery cast The Walking Dead's Sonequa Martin-Green

The actor previously appeared on the Good Wife and starred as Tamara on ABC's Once Upon a Time . Now, the fans need to wait till May 2017 to see their favo...


Cong questions providing ex-gratia to Burhan Wani's kin

Mehbooba's statement comes after various political leaders, including BJP, the ruling ally in the state, condemned the government's decision to approve compensa...


Will raise Kiren Rijiju corruption report in Lok Sabha: Mallikarjun Kharge

Venkaiah Naidu also said Kiren Rijiju only "forwarded" the request of "some people who did not get the money" for a hydro project. "Work had started in 2005 aft...


Sunny Leone dresses up as Punjabi kudi at brother's wedding, see pics

She also shared some lovely pictures of the rituals. Sunny Leone was on cloud nine at her brother's wedding; she wrote, "My little brother @ chefsundeep no...


Defense Secretary Carter makes surprise visit to Afghanistan

Ghani has been a valued US partner, Carter said, telling the Afghanistan president, "I want to thank you again for your continued leadership, your resolve, for ...


Brexit dominates UK politics, from Supreme Court to Commons

Amid growing concerns about Ms May's Brexit plans, 461 MPs voted in favour of a proposal to force the Prime Minister to stick to her proposed timetable of trigg...


Michigan Supreme Court Denies Jill Stein Recount Appeal

Trump won MI by about 10,000 votes over Clinton. Judge Paul Diamond promised that he would work toward coming up with a ruling "first thing Monday morning"....


Pope urges new culture of nonviolence for world politics

The British daily added that "it is not common practice for the Vatican to release private correspondence by the pope, but it chose to reveal more details after...


Pakistan to split into 10 Parts:Rajnath

In this context, he said that while countries worldwide are anxious about the ISIS, the Islamic State has not been able to find any ground in India. So we chose...


Andrew Garfield looking forward to new Spider-Man

The unprecedented deal between the two studios has led to Spider-Man: Homecoming , a film financed and distributed by Sony Pictures but with Marvel having a he...


Delhi:Police, IT department raid law firm; recovers cash in old,new currency

The same month, Income Tax officials seized almost Rs 28 lakh, half of it in new currency notes, from two men travelling in a taxi in Ghaziabad. The police said...


Plane slides off runway at Detroit Metro Airport

They said: "Shortly before noon today, a Delta aircraft, inbound from Buffalo, NY, slid off a taxiway at Detroit Metropolitan Airport". The incident happen...


China says Trump's Taiwan comments cause 'serious concern'

It seemed to bend over backwards to find a suitable explanation for Trump's comments: Trump is inexperienced, Trump is being influenced by hawkish advisers, Tru...


1400 tourists stranded in Andamans

The disaster management department of the Andamans administration called the Navy early in the day after the rains left hundreds of tourists stranded amidst war...


Istanbul: Two explosions rock Taksim Square in Turkish capital

Suleyman Soylu says the source appears to have been a vehicle bomb that targeted a riot police bus outside Vodafone Stadium. This post was syndicated from pu...


Cotton says he trusts Trump on promise to focus on presidency

President-elect Donald Trump said Wednesday he plans to leave his business "in total" to focus on the White House and will discuss the matter at a news conferen...