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Jan 20 2017

Michelle Obama Shares Her Last Walk Through the White House

Most of all she showed you could be one of the most scrutinized women in the world, but you don't have to give up being authentically black. By 2007, Obama had earned m...

Jan 20 2017

McGuinness will not lead Sinn Fein into N.Ireland elections

On the surface, 2016 seemed to be a good year for the political and peace process in Northern Ireland . He said he could not pretend to agree with numerous positions M...

Jan 20 2017

CBI 'scared' of Sisodia: Kejriwal

The preliminary enquiry was initiated by the CBI on a complaint alleging that a consultant of a well-known public relations company was hired by the Delhi government to p...

Jan 19 2017

Russian Federation calls British author of Donald Trump dossier a 'runaway swindler'

Patrushev made his comments before Trump told Britain's Sunday Times in a weekend interview that he would propose offering to end sanctions imposed on Russian Feder...

Jan 17 2017

SpaceX launches Iridium NEXT satellites

SpaceX enjoyed a textbook success with the launch of a 10-satellite cargo for telco Iridium on January 14th. Carrying 10 Iridium satellites, a Falocon 9 rocket lifted o...

Jan 17 2017

PM Narendra Modi announces Rs 2 lakh compensation for Bengal stampede victims

Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed his grief for the victims of both incidents on Twitter, promising the families of the deceased 200,000 rupees ($2,935/£2,440) each....

Jan 16 2017

Cubans worry about future after repeal of 'wet foot, dry foot' policy

The end of the " wet foot, dry foot " policy, which allowed any Cuban who reached US soil to stay , but returned any picked up at sea, took effect immediately. Cubans ca...

Jan 15 2017

US Military Convoy Arrives In Poland, Drawing Local Cheers, Russia Ire

Gottemoeller said she saw "legitimate possibilities for future dialogue" between North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and Russian Federation, but insisted the Western all...

Jan 15 2017

Obama Administration To Loosen Sanctions Against Sudan

The Obama administration, however, claims the easing of sanctions against Sudan is due to the country's willingness to restrict movement of Islamic State jihadists and it...

Jan 15 2017

UFC president offers $50 million for McGregor-Mayweather fight

Mayweather made a disclosed $32 million to face Andre Berto in 2015. White goes on to say: "When you look at things like this, you have to take an educated guess at wha...

Jan 14 2017

Lord Snowdon, former husband to Princess Margaret, dies aged 86

He was named the Earl of Snowdon a year after the couple married and a month before their first child, David, was born. Buckingham Palace confirmed that Queen Elizabeth...

Jan 14 2017

The Cyprus' reunification talks that seek to end 40 years of hate

And Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias said there can be no solution to the four-decade division of Cyprus while Turkish "occupation" troops remain. Ahead of the conf...

Jan 14 2017

French National Front leader Marine Le Pen spotted at Trump Tower

Also sighted with Ms Le Pen was George "Guido" Lombardi, an Italian businessman who lives in Trump Tower and whom Politico described as Mr Trump's "self-professed conta...

Jan 14 2017

Passing motorist shoots, kills man beating hurt Arizona state trooper

Authorities say the southbound lanes of Interstate 17 are closed at Bethany Home Road after a four-vehicle crash involving an Arizona Department of Public Safety vehicl...

Jan 13 2017

M&S sales grow under new boss

M&S reported a like-for-like growth in food business sales of 0.6% for the 13 weeks to December 31, 2016, while Tesco reported a 1.3% increase in like-for-like food sales...

Jan 12 2017

One reportedly dead in Middle Island plane crash, three others injured

She has since been identified and the Department of Foreign Affairs said it is providing consular assistance. The pilot is also in a critical condition. The pilot, a ma...

Jan 12 2017

United States says might not shoot down North Korean ICBM, eying intel

North Korea, which has carried out five nuclear tests and numerous missile launches, is thought to be planning a nuclear push in 2017 as it seeks to develop a weapon syst...

Jan 11 2017

Dylann Roof: Charleston Church Shooter Sentenced To Death Penalty After Killing 9

A few nodded as he reminded them that they said during jury selection they could fairly weigh the factors about whether he should get life in prison or the death penalty....

Jan 11 2017

Ahead of Trump, Canada Shakes up Its Cabinet

He had said Canada could not accept the billionaire Republican's threat to ban Muslims from entering the United States. Dion, 61, also served in the Chrétien regime as ...

Jan 09 2017

Turkish forces 'neutralize' 32 Daesh terrorists

In a round-up of its military operations over the last 24 hours in support of the Free Syrian Army (FSA) in northern Syria, the army said Turkish warplanes destroyed 21 D...