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Pakistan Violates Ceasefire in Jammu & Kashmir's Naugam Sector, India Retaliates

Pakistan Violates Ceasefire in Jammu & Kashmir's Naugam Sector, India Retaliates

A soldier was martyred after Pakistan army resorted to unprovoked firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Sunderbani sector of Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district. An Army jawan was killed in...

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Newspaper Front Pages Around the Country React to OJ Simpson's Parole

Newspaper Front Pages Around the Country React to OJ Simpson's Parole

Bruce Fromong says he and Simpson have been friends for nearly 27 years and that Simpson is not a threat. He also repeatedly apologized for his role in the crime. "None of this would have happened...

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Pet parrot potential star witness in murder trial

Pet parrot potential star witness in murder trial

After Glenna shot her husband, she attempted to commit suicide but survived. The attempt was unsuccessful, and Duram was found guilty after about eight hours of deliberating by the jury, Fox17 rep...

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China, US discuss one-year economic plan during dialogue

China, US discuss one-year economic plan during dialogue

Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang on Wednesday called for cooperation between China and the US instead of confrontation to address their differences. The two sides did not issue a joint statement or ac...

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Treasury Department Fines Exxon Mobil for Russia Sanctions Violations

Treasury Department Fines Exxon Mobil for Russia Sanctions Violations

President Barack Obama signed an executive order in March 2014 targeting those involved in an escalating conflict along the Russia-Ukraine border, including Russia's annexation of Crimea. So while...

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U.S. lifts electronics ban on flights from 10 Middle Eastern, African countries

U.S. lifts electronics ban on flights from 10 Middle Eastern, African countries

The Transportation Security Administration said the U.S. government had lifted the restrictions at Saudia's main hub in Jeddah at King Abdulaziz International Airport . DHS Spokesman David Lapan twe...

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US expresses concern over India-China standoff

US expresses concern over India-China standoff

Earlier she had called an all-party meeting to apprise the opposition parties of the month-long chain of events and the steps initiated by the Narendra Modi Government. "If China wants to discuss th...

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Euro holds below 14-month highs before European Central Bank decision

Euro holds below 14-month highs before European Central Bank decision

It's Thursday, so weekly initial jobless claims data are due at 8:30 a.m., with expectations for a slight decrease from last week's total to 245,000. Confidence games are all around the news today f...

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Germany summons Turkish envoy over human rights activist

Germany summons Turkish envoy over human rights activist

Earlier in the day, Turkey's Foreign Ministry criticized recent statements by German government spokesperson regarding the arrests , saying that interference in Turkish judiciary is unacceptable. T...

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England reach final of Women's Cricket World Cup

England reach final of Women's Cricket World Cup

Wolvaardt and du Preez made steady but slow progress for the third-wicket partnership, putting on 77 before England captain Heather Knight bowled Wolvaardt off her second delivery of the match. Wh...

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Annual inflation comes in below expectations as quarterly rate drops to zero

Annual inflation comes in below expectations as quarterly rate drops to zero

Experts predict the unexpected fall in the consumer prices index could lead the Bank of England to shelve an expected increase to interest rates, which would have knock-on consequences for investors...

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Hungarian PM calls on European Union to restore 'common sense' in Israel policy

Hungarian PM calls on European Union to restore 'common sense' in Israel policy

Israeli premier Benjamin Netanyahu and Hungary's Viktor Orban both said relations should be reassessed as Israel was being criticized in Brussels while playing a stabilizing role in the Middle Eas...

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LoC skirmishes intensify: Two army soldiers killed in Pak firing

LoC skirmishes intensify: Two army soldiers killed in Pak firing

The Indian jawans strongly retaliated to the firing, an Army spokesperson said. Two Indian soldiers were killed on Tuesday as the Pakistan Army resorted to heavy shelling and firing along several ar...

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Notorious 86-year-old jewel thief arrested again

Notorious 86-year-old jewel thief arrested again

Payne was arrested and taken to Chamblee jail on charges of theft by shoplifting, then later released after posting bail. "Thieving was the farthest thing from my mind", she told NBC News by phone...

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Very good dog jumps into water and rescues baby deer from drowning

Very good dog jumps into water and rescues baby deer from drowning

Freeley then called a local animal rescue crew for help - but as the workers were walking up the beach, the deer became spooked once more and dashed back into the water. The video appears below....

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India's ruling party names minister for vice president

India's ruling party names minister for vice president

Naidu tweeted, "Happy that Sh Mulayam Singh ji blessed me and extended his full support". "Gandhi is a better candidate for the post instead of Venkaiah Naidu who has been chosen by the ruling NDA",...

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Ed Sheeran Delete His Social Account

Ed Sheeran Delete His Social Account

The British musician's Twitter account conspicuously disappeared Monday, after his appearance on GoT was ridiculed by social media users. "Shouldn't they have disguised him a little bit more....

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Woman shot dead in voting queue in Venezuela

Woman shot dead in voting queue in Venezuela

The proposed constitution is deeply unpopular as it would effectively give Maduro the power to dissolve all government bodies, including the opposition-packed National Assembly . "I thought it was go...

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Brexit talks 'get to work' despite United Kingdom infighting

Brexit talks 'get to work' despite United Kingdom infighting

Britain and the European Union (EU) launch a new round of Brexit negotiations here on Monday as conflicting views on "divorce" terms cast shadow on the resumption of talks and a feasible deal seems ...

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Congress top brass meet to chalk out strategy for monsoon session

Congress top brass meet to chalk out strategy for monsoon session

Meanwhile, leaders of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Government met in the evening to chalk out their strategy to counter the Opposition in Parliament. "There are a lot of bills pending in the...

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15th stage of the Tour de France: Mollema victor in solitaire

On that occasion though, the rider in third place, Samuel Sanchez, was two minutes off the lead. But the French have been [going] so well [with] the stage wins and Bardet fighting for the win. I thi...

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Teenager arrested following a series of acid attacks in northwest London

Teenager arrested following a series of acid attacks in northwest London

Another man had a corrosive liquid thrown at him 15 minutes later, causing "life-changing" facial injuries while the fifth person, a 33-year-old man, was attacked while he sat on his moped on Chatswor...

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Army launches operation in tribal areas targeting ISIS

Army launches operation in tribal areas targeting ISIS

When asked to comment on reports that the army is part of a conspiracy to remove the civilian government, the Geo News quoyted him as saying "I don't think this even merits a response". But, Daesh as ...

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Philip Hammond defends claims he called public-sector workers 'overpaid'

Philip Hammond defends claims he called public-sector workers 'overpaid'

But an unnamed minister was quoted in this morning's papers stating that Mr Hammond was attempting to derail Brexit. Britain has until March 2019 to negotiate its divorce from the EU. Speaking on BBC ...

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In West Bengal, 337 members vote for new President

In West Bengal, 337 members vote for new President

The term of present incumbent Pranab Mukherjee comes to an end on the 24th of this month. Ruling NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind and joint Opposition candidate Meira Kumar , both Dalits, were pitted ...

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