Global

Firefighters Give Harrowing Testimony in Jessica Chambers Murder Trial

A trial this week could shed some light on the mystery behind the gruesome death of a 19-year-old MS woman who was set on fire and left to die beside her burnin...


FIFA suspends the Pakistan Football Federation; here is why

This comes as a big low for the Pakistan national football team and all its allies as they will now be disallowed from participating in all the worldwide events...


Mumbai stampede: Officials get clean chit, rain to blame

The committee examined all the matters pertaining to the incident including the evidence from the witnesses, the written statement of injured persons, Railway o...


Turkey summons United States consulate worker for questioning: Anadolu

Some Western allies fear the crackdown shows the country is slipping ever deeper into authoritarian rule under Erdogan. The man's wife and daughter were detai...


Gun Rights Groups Break with NRA: Bump Stock Control Is Gun Control

There are many questions that remain about Stephen Paddock, but nearly from the first moments the shots rang out in Las Vegas, one piece of his identity was not...


Police issue warrants for 10 frat members after LSU student's death

The national Phi Delta Theta organization removed the charter of the L.S.U. chapter on September 18, after its inquiry into Gruver's death "uncovered enough i...


Myanmar army's 'systematic' crackdown aimed at expulsion of Rohingya, UN probe finds

Myanmar's months-long attacks on Rohingya Muslims have been a concerted, well-organized campaign explicitly meant to push them out of the country into Banglades...


Turkey and US Suspends Visa Services

Within minutes, Turkey's embassy in Washington issued a similar suspension of visa services in the US. The answer in short: It's complicated. The measure prom...


Trump Threatens Networks That Report Critical Stories of Him

Trump has decided that the free press is "bad for the country". "The president also said that NBC "made up a story that I wanted a 'tenfold" increase in our...


International Day of the Girl Child

Girls who marry as children are deprived of their fundamental rights to health, education and safety. On this special day, let us join in celebrating the Intern...


IN couple finds hidden camera disguised as smoke detector in Airbnb

When he took it down, he saw the hole was actually a recording camera. Anyone who thinks they may have stayed there is asked to call police. A screenshot of t...


Anupam Kher appointed as the new FTII chairman after Gajendra Chauhan

Previously, Kher has headed the Censor Board and the National School of Drama. Chauhan is now the chairman of the Evaluation Committee of Doordarshan's Arun P...


Centre tells Supreme Court: Law on passive euthanasia soon

The ASG said the Bill would have safeguards to prevent its misuse. When the patient consents, it is deemed as voluntary euthanasia . The US, UK, Germany an...


Mukul Roy resigns from Rajya Sabha, keeps suspense about future political move

Roy has, however, said he is yet to decide on his future course of action. "Today I am resigning from RS membership elected as a member of TMC , also resign ...


Police custody of Honeypreet Insan, aide extended by three days

Honeypreet Insan aka Priyanka Taneja was accused of paying Rs 1.25 crore to Dera Sacha Sauda's Panchkula branch head, Chamkaur Singh in a bid to spread viole...


Not just Pakistan! Sushma offers help to tourist from 'time-tested friend Russia'

After searching in vain for fellow tourists from his country across the town, he finally settled in a temple and began to seek alms. When the news reached Swa...


The US just flew bombers over the Korean Peninsula

Rhee, who belongs to the ruling Democratic Party and sits on the Defense Committee, told CNN on Tuesday that he received information about the alleged hacking f...


Penguins celebrate Stanley Cup win at White House

Trump, a native of New York City, referenced how much more successful the Penguins have been of late compared to the New York Rangers , whose last Stanley Cu...


Donald Trump's United Kingdom trip reportedly stripped of red carpet treatment

The report said a future state visit had not been ruled out, but no date had been set. It was immediately criticised as a breach of convention, as state visit...


Traders to defy pound coin deadline

Despite the 12-sided coins being introduced in March to facilitate the phasing out of the old coins, some retailers have said they will continue to accept the c...