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Teen 'forced to dye hair black' for school in Japan

The 18-year-old, who has naturally brown hair, is seeking 2.2m yen (£14,700) in damages from the Osaka prefectural government in western Japan due to anguish ...


Iran's Account of Rouhani-Trump Meeting 'False', White House Says

Rouhani's vow to push ahead came after the US House of Representatives voted in favor of legislation last week that would hit individuals and entities assisti...


Japan offers Duterte aid for rebuilding, fighting terrorism

The assistance from Tokyo includes 15.9 billion yen ($140 million) in low-interest financing for a water management project in the Philippines' flood-prone Ca...


Night Stalker Pilot Killed in Afghanistan Identified

The crash was not the result of enemy action, the statement said, adding that all personnel have been accounted for and the crash site was secured. The raid w...


At least five dead as strong winds and flooding hit central Europe

A 63-year-old camper drowned in the Jadebusen river in Lower Saxony in Germany, when he was swept away in a flash flood, the German news agency dpa reported. In...


Not long till the clocks fall back

But instead of trusting their own judgement and automatic updates on their phones, many Britons will go online to double-check the time on Sunday morning. 29. T...


Kim Wall death: Danish inventor Madsen admits dismembering journalist

The police said in a statement Madsen had told them in an October 14 interrogation that Wall, 30, had died from carbon monoxide poisoning inside the submarine, ...


Feinstein blasts 'immoral travesty' after immigration agents detain girl with cerebral palsy

The agents did not allow Rosa Maria's cousin to close the door for privacy. According to a USA customs and Border Patrol press release, due to Hernandez medic...


Florida Fires Head Coach Jim McElwain

The move comes a day after Florida fell to SEC rival Georgia 42-7. While the Gators should be focusing on one of their top rivalry games against Georgia at ...


Storm knocks out power across region, Northeast

Two to three inches of rain are expected overnight. A portion of Memorial Drive in Cambridge, Massachusetts was closed by floods. Winds were expected to trigger...


ISIS link row: Ahmed Patel writes to Rajnath Singh, seeks objective probe

Patel said that the arrests of the Islamic State operatives pose a grave challenge to the well-being and security of the state. There are photographs of Patel...


Manafort, ex-associate face charges in US Russia probe

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has officially brought charges against Paul Manafort and Manafort business associate Rick Gates , the first indictments in t...


Spain's state prosecutor calls for charges to be brought against Catalan leaders

Organizers said their goal was to defend Spain's unity and reject "an unprecedented attack in the history of democracy". Mr Puigdemont and other Catalan off...


Trump dossier research triggered by website with GOP ties

Trump issued four tweets over 24 minutes, attacking the Mueller probe as unfair and citing various Clinton controversies that he said warranted investigation. M...


Police shoot robbery suspect outside of King of Prussia Mall

Saturday. Authorities said a handgun was recovered at the scene along with a stolen auto. The suspect intentionally rammed three Upper Merion police vehicles ...


'Unconstitutional' Article 35A held long as 'appeasement to votes' by Congress: Swamy

The JRL which has on it Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik said, "A full-fledged agitation will be started if some decision com...


West Indies cricketer Chris Gayle wins defamation case against Fairfax Media

Gayle testified that he was devastated by the false, humiliating and heartbreaking claims. His teammate Dwayne Smith, who was in the changing room at the time...


Body of Sherin Mathews released

Dental records were used to identify the body as Sherin after officers and search dogs found the body in a culvert less than a mile from the family's home. Her ...


Tensions high as Manus closure looms

PNG police commissioner Gari Baki said last week there was a "small disgruntled faction among the refugees" and pleaded with locals not to make the transfers ha...


Idaho woman intentionally drove off cliff with three kids

On Friday, officials announced that a woman intentionally drove herself and her three children off of a 50 to 70-foot cliff in Idaho a year ago, in an apparen...