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South Korea seizes another ship suspected of transferring oil to North Korea

The resolution adopted by the council included sharply lower limits on North Korea's refined oil imports, the return home of all North Koreans working overs...


PM Mann ki Baat: New India will be free from casteism, communalism

The PM made the announcement on his Mann ki Baat radio address, in which he also wished the nation on New Year Eve. "Indian democracy welcomes our 21st centur...


Russia's Investigative Committee to petition court for supermarket blast suspect's arrest

The Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) said in a statement on Saturday that it had identified and detained the organiser and direct executor of the bombing ...


Nawaz Sharif to leave for Saudi Arabia tonight

Opposition parties say that since the Sharif family is facing multiple cases in courts and political challenges it needs its friends in the Saudi royal family...


U.S. cuts funds for United Nations after 'null and void' vote

The United Nations' budget is set to shrink by over $285 million next year - a 5 percent cut that the US government says it negotiated. The U.S.is the largest...


Terror Attack On CRPF Training Centre In Kashmir's Pulwama, 3 Injured

The CRPF stated that there was a possibility of similar attacks on other camps. "Fidayeen managed to enter Lethpora camp at 0210 hours". Heavily armed milit...


Egypt says 10 killed in shootout outside Cairo church

He previously hid in plantations in Upper Egypt , as he is believed to be one of the perpetrators of an attack on a police vehicle in 2016. At least 9 people...


Oppong Weah Deserves To Be President Of Liberia - FA Cup Vice Chairman

Voter turnout for the runoff was low, but Weah drew overwhelming support from the younger generation, which makes up a majority of Liberia's population of 4.6 m...


Mike Pence's Neighbors Put Up A "Make America Gay Again" Sign

He added that Secret Service agents were not fazed by the sign. "[The neighbor] was real sheepish and thought [they] might be confronted by the Secret Service...


New Year's Eve party in Berlin to have 'safe zone' for women

It reportedly will feature "safe zones" for women keen on partying without have to worry about being grabbed by salacious strangers. Hundreds of thousands of ...


One Person Hospitalised As Wild Fire Breaks Out In Manchester Apartment

It is believed to have started on the ninth floor of the Lighthouse apartment and hotel complex and spread up to the tenth floor. "There are police and ambula...


Priest asks for prayers for victims of Bronx fire and their families

Five of the building's residents were already dead when the fire department arrived three minutes after the first 911 call. A 3-YEAR-OLD boy playing with stov...


Dozens Killed in Bombing at Shiite Center and News Agency in Kabul

The first explosion was detonated by a suicide bomber sitting among students at a lecture marking the 38th anniversary of the Russian invasion of Afghanistan ....


Russia's Putin calls Saint Petersburg blast 'act of terror'

It offered no evidence for its claim. Investigative Committee spokeswoman Svetlana Petrenko said on December 27 that the "homemade bomb" that ripped through a...


Huma Abedin's documents on husband's computer released

Also, at least 627 emails were not part of the 55,000 pages of emails that Clinton turned over. Of the 2,800 emails the State Department released Friday, on...


The world is watching, Trump warns Iran after arrest of protesters

However, information about them remains scarce as both state-run and semi-official media in Iran have not widely reported on the protests. Washington condem...


Civil rights activist Erica Garner has passed away

Activist Shaun King, who has been in touch with the Garner family, also said she died. Garner suffered her first heart attack shortly after the delivery o...


Novak Djokovic comeback on hold after Qatar Open withdrawal

Even if we take away the match he played against Roger Federer for the Andy Murray Live exhibition, which was hardly played at anything like competitive int...


Arizona Sen. John McCain one of the 'most admired' men in 2017

Mr. Trump's average approval rating , according to Gallup's daily tracking poll , has hovered between 35 and 40 percent since the early summer. This is Obama'...


Hardik asks 'sulking' Gujarat deputy CM Nitin Patel to quit, join Congress

Hardik added, "if he is ready to quit the BJP and if he is saying that 10 MLAs are ready to quit BJP with him, then we are ready to support him". If BJP d...