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Nov 05 2016

NHRC asks MP government for report on SIMI activists' killing

In one of the videos , a policeman is seen shooting a man lying on the ground, with an assault rifle from close range, while several other men are seen lying dead on the...

Nov 03 2016

Russia Accuses Rebels in Aleppo of Killing Civilians

According to Shoigu, the Russian groupings at the Hmeymim air base and the Tartus naval maintenance base in Syria are also supplied with all the necessary items as 2,...

Nov 01 2016

Firefighters' safety warning over flammable Halloween costumes

According to the National Fire Protection Association, Halloween decorations are the cause of over 1,000 homes fires each year. Firefighters are reminding parents to ch...

Nov 01 2016

More migrants set to leave Calais refugee camp

Britain has temporarily stopped taking lone children from the Calais Jungle - just as the squalid camp is demolished. French officials celebrated the peaceful start t...

Nov 01 2016

Maduro kicks off Vatican-led talks with Venezuela opposition

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro joined opposition leaders of the Democratic Unity Roundtable (MUD) for a series of landmark meetings mediated by the Vatican. "The onl...

Nov 01 2016

Russian Federation denies involvement in Syria school attack

The Syrian Civil Defence first responder team and the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the airstrikes killed at least 35, majority children. Most ...

Nov 01 2016

Lebanon finally elects new president

The 81-year-old Christian leader has won the support of two of his greatest rivals: Samir Geagea, leader of the Christian Lebanese Forces, and ex-prime minister, Saad Har...

Nov 01 2016

Pakistani police, opposition supporters clash in Islamabad

Police arrested over 100 PTI protesters trying to reach party chief Mr. Khan's residence. I will not accept a "suspect" as Prime Minister of Pakistan. The Pakistani autho...

Nov 01 2016

Calais businesses dare to hope for 'apres-Jungle' boost

Following the evacuation of the "Jungle" in Calais, the camp at Stalingrad is now the largest in France, with some 2,000 people in makeshift accommodation there. A 24-yea...

Oct 31 2016

Drop-off locations for mail ballot voters

The Macon County Election Commission is conducting Early Voting for General Presidential and Red Boiling Springs Municipal Election through November 3rd at the Election...

Oct 31 2016

Shiite militias join in offensive to retake Mosul

Iraqi security forces on Saturday freed a town from the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group in the south of the group's stronghold of Mosul, as a major anti-IS offensive c...

Oct 30 2016

Government seeks lifetime ban on asylum seekers entering Australia

Mr Turnbull said: "This is a battle of will between the Australian people, represented by its government, and the criminal gangs of people-smugglers". Mr Turnbull said it...

Oct 29 2016

United States intel chief: North Korea will never give up nukes

Following the comments, the U.S. State Department said its policy had not changed and it still aimed for a resumption of the six-nation talks that North Korea pulled ...

Oct 29 2016

SC slams Centre for sitting over judicial appointments, scuttling them

Name should be recommended seven months in advance. "Courts rooms are locked down". Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi had promised the court that there is no blockade fr...

Oct 29 2016

Radwanska Beats Pliskova To Claim Final Singapore Semifinal Spot

The Czech nearly pulled off another comeback win after trailing for most parts in the third set but Kuznetsova showed grit and came through in the tiebreak to record a 3-...

Oct 28 2016

911 caller helps police solve case of missing backup dancer

North Bergen Police Department spokesperson Phil Swibinski told outlet NJ.com that they are "actively investigating" and have "received a Missing Person report". The auth...

Oct 27 2016

Deutsche Bank makes 278 million euros, strengthens buffers

That compared with a net loss of EUR6 billion during the same period previous year, driven by billions of dollars in write-downs. We need to restructure and modernize the...

Oct 27 2016

Police say they are poised to remove oil pipeline protesters

Neither the Lincoln Police Department nor the Lancaster County Sheriff's Office sent anyone, they confirmed Wednesday. Kirchmeier and Cass County Sheriff Paul Laney say...

Oct 27 2016

Detainees tortured by police during Turkey's emergency state: HRW

It details 13 cases of alleged abuse, including stress positions, sleep deprivation, severe beatings, sexual abuse, and rape threats, since the coup attempt. In additio...

Oct 25 2016

Shots fired at police during high speed chase, caught on camera

The woman can be heard on audio from dash camera video pleading for the officer not to continue pursuing the Mazda sports utility vehicle after someone in the vehicle ope...