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Jul 27 2017

Veterans Respond To Transgender Military Ban

In a series of tweets, the president said the U.S. Government will not accept or allow transgender individuals to serve in any capacity in the U.S. "I am able-bodie...

Jul 26 2017

India lose cliffhanger; England win Women's World Cup

Anya Shrubsole, what a hero. "Looking at the wicket, it looks full of runs and any venue where you've scored runs previously always gives you confidence", Raj added, as...

Jul 26 2017

Arab governments deem terrorists to those linked with Qatar

Qatar's production of up to 77 million tonnes of gas per year has solidified its position as the world's largest exporter of liquefied natural gas (LNG) and propelled it ...

Jul 26 2017

Chainsaw attacker injures five in Swiss town

On Monday afternoon, police said they had located the Volkswagen minivan the suspect was believed to have driven. Police said they do not believe Monday's attack in the...

Jul 25 2017

Army Tank On JNU Campus Soon? If Vice-Chancellor Gets His Way

The tank would instil a "love for the Army" among JNU students, Kumar said at the celebrations, part of HRD ministry's Vijay Veerta Abhiyan. Union Minister Dharmendra...

Jul 25 2017

Revolt of the BBC women as stars pen letter demanding equal pay

The FT figures proved the point: we saw in bar charts what we all suspected too - the FT had plenty of well-paid very senior men and not enough senior, well-paid women. "...

Jul 25 2017

Michael Phelps races great white shark, loses by 2 seconds

The most decorated Olympian Michael Phelps of all time keep up with a great white shark . Aside from the race itself, " Phelps vs. Shark " gave us some great mater...

Jul 25 2017

Vehicle airbag update questions

Australian vehicle companies are facing a class action over the defective airbags involved in a global recall. The safety concerns surrounding Takata airbags stem fro...

Jul 25 2017

Sri Lankan navy rescues two elephants stranded in sea

The two distressed elephants in troubled waters were first noticed by an Inshore Patrol Craft on routine sea patrol. "Having safely guided the two elephants to the sh...

Jul 25 2017

Book about Mandela's 'last days' withdrawn from circulation

Machel said she considered the book a breach of patient-doctor confidentiality and was thinking of taking legal action against Dr Ramlakan. He released his book, " Mand...

Jul 25 2017

Not sure if 39 missing Indians in Mosul are alive

Iraq Foreign Minister Dr Ibrahim al-Jaafari arrived in New Delhi on Monday morning for a five-day visit to India . The minister said the Iraqi government will make a...

Jul 24 2017

Minneapolis police chief resigns after shooting of unarmed Australian woman

Speaking at a news conference in Minneapolis shortly before her resignation was announced, Ms Harteau said the killing was "the actions and judgement of one individual"...

Jul 24 2017

Human Trafficking Tragedy: Police Find 8 Bodies in Truck Outside Texas Walmart

A Wal-Mart employee called San Antonio police late Saturday night after a man approached him asking for water near a parked 18-wheeler in the store's parking lot. Cops ...

Jul 24 2017

Liverpool FC Unveil Third Summer Signing: Andy Robertson

The Scotland global joins fellow new boys Mohamed Salah and Dominic Solanke at Anfield after rubber-stamping the switch from relegated Hull City , with midfielder K...

Jul 23 2017

Teenager arrested after five hurt in London acid attacks

The two suspects had stolen mopeds belonging to their victims and drove around the city and threw acid on strangers. One victim was said to have suffered "life-changi...

Jul 23 2017

Cebu lawmakers back extension of Mindanao-wide martial law

President Rodrigo Duterte had previously imposed a 60-day martial law over Mindanao when fighting broke out in Marawi on May 23, but it was set to expire Saturday. "...

Jul 23 2017

Davison Feels Sad Boys have lost a Role Model, But Baker Disagrees

Jodie Whittaker will take over from Peter Calpaldi as the 13th iteration of the Time Lord (or Time Lady, now) following the show's Christmas special, something that we'r...

Jul 23 2017

USA airstrikes kill Afghan forces in 'friendly fire'

A North Atlantic Treaty Organisation statement said: "During a US-supported (Afghan security) operation, aerial fires resulted in the deaths of the friendly Afghan forces...

Jul 23 2017

Rape case registered against Kerala MLA

The police are yet to record the woman's statement, as she is still under treatment. A CONGRESS MLA in Kerala was arrested on Saturday on charges of allegedly raping...