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United States pulls out of UNESCO, alleges anti-Israel bias

The United States plans to withdraw from UNESCO, the U.N.'s cultural and educational agency, diplomats said on Thursday, dealing a further blow to an organizati...


Russian antivirus was used to obtain classified information

This software is used by 400 million people around the globe, including USA government agencies, The New York Times reported that over two years ago Israeli o...


Kinzinger: Trump 'Doing All the Right Things' on North Korea

The rumoured tour would come during his November visit to the South, according to a source quoted by the Yonhap news agency. They were also deployed in 1999...


Trump threatens to end recovery efforts in Puerto Rico amid ongoing crisis

The Fund will invest in disaster relief, sustainable rebuilding, and capacity building for MA nonprofits that will serve the substantial migration of Puerto Ric...


Pakistan Rescues Western Couple Held by Afghan Taliban

The initial word came from a Pakistani Army statement and was confirmed by United States officials. The release, which came together rapidly Wednesday, comes ...


Talwars acquitted by HC in murders of daughter Aarushi, help

They said that they were waiting for the copy of the verdict of the high court . "We are really grateful to the high court for having aquitted and ending the...


Princess Nokia Pours Hot Soup On Subway Racist

America is seeming like more of a divided country with every passing day, and it seems like every day, a new racially charged video goes viral. Lawson can be se...


First Warning Forecast: More Rain On The Way

Saturday looks partly sunny and warmer with temperatures in the mid and upper 70s. We've had some pop up showers through the afternoon but more rain is on th...


African football legend George Weah wins Liberia Presidential Election

A runoff election was widely expected with 20 candidates vying to replace Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Africa's first female president . Although footballer Georg...


Nanded Municipal Election 2017: Counting of votes to begin at 10 am

In the 2012 polls, the Congress had won 41 seats, Sena 14, followed by Asaduddin Owaisi's All India Majlis-e-Muslimeen (AIMIM) with 11 seats, NCP 10. The voti...


Hurricane Ophelia continues in Atlantic

With Ophelia becoming a hurricane , 2017 is now the fourth time since 2000 to see at least 10 hurricanes in the Atlantic Basin, and the first time since 2012...


District Attorney Defends Decision Not to Prosecute Harvey Weinstein

Chief Assistant District Attorney Karen Friedman said that if the office could have prosecuted Weinstein for the conduct that occurred in 2015, "we would have...


Election Commission of Pakistan issues arrest warrant against Imran Khan

He said Imran Khan did not declare his London flat in his tax returns and nomination papers for elections. According to PTI Spokesperson Naeemul Haq, the part...


FM Çavuşoğlu discusses visa crisis with U.S. counterpart Tillerson

U.S. Secretary of State Tillerson on Wednesday expressed "profound concern" to his Turkish counterpart over the detention of local employees of U.S. diplomatic ...


EC set to announce polls to Gujarat, Himachal assemblies

The term of the 182-member Gujarat assembly ends on January 22, 2018 while that of the 68-member Himachal Pradesh's Assembly ends on January 7, 2018. A K Joti...


Presidential election will go on, Kenya's Supreme Court rules

His ruling means President Uhuru Kenyatta may still have a challenger on October 26, when the re-run is scheduled despite the withdrawal of top opposition candi...


Aarushi murder case: Allahabad High Court to deliver verdict today

The court four years back, in 2013, awarded life imprisonment to Rajesh Talwar and Nupur Talwar, the parents of Aarushi Talwar , one of the victims in the mu...


Final reconciliation agreement to be announced in Cairo press conference today

According to Reuters, the details regarding the agreement are expected to be revealed during a press conference this afternoon in Cairo , where the talks betwe...


'White widow' British IS recruiter killed

The reported death has yet to be confirmed by official channels. Her husband, Junaid Jussain, also an IS recruiter, was reportedly killed in a drone strike in...


Spanish PM Rajoy demands clarity from Catalonia on Independence

Here is the status of the standoff between the affluent, industrial region of Catalonia and the central Spanish government in Madrid . The Generalitat can no...