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PM Modi inaugurates Chenani-Nashri tunnel on Jammu-Srinagar highway

By bringing down the travel time between Jammu and Srinagar, the government hopes to save fuel worth Rs 27 lakh a day. The 10.89 kilometre Chenani-Nashri road...


Super Sindhu conquers Marin to win her maiden India Open title

India's Pusarla Venkata Sindhu is into her first final of her home Superseries event, after withstanding a late charge from Korea's Sung Ji Hyun . In the sec...


Athlone Bus Éireann Workers Will Strike "As Long As Necessary"

Colleagues in Irish Rail and Dublin Bus refused to cross the picket lines leading to nationwide cancellations on those services, but this action has since cease...


Merkel's sweeping victory in state election dims "Schultz effect"

Schulz, a former president of the European Parliament but a newcomer to national politics, has boosted his party's long-moribund poll ratings and injected it ...


Comey sought to reveal Russian election meddling last summer

Comey would likely have tried to publish the op-ed in The New York Times , and it would have included much of the same information as the bombshell declassifi...


Oil prices end at highest level in about three weeks

Crude inventories rose 867,000 barrels (bbl) in the week ending March 24, compared with analysts' expectations for an increase of 1.4 MMbbl. However, Nigeria ...


North Carolina lawmakers vote to undo 'bathroom bill'

Also unknown is if HB142 meets the standards of Bruce Springsteen, Boston, Ringo Starr and Pearl Jam, which all canceled concerts in North Carolina because of H...


UN Secretary General starts official visit to Iraq

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights stated on Tuesday that at least 307 civilians had been killed and 273 injured in the area ne...


White House invites lawmakers to see intelligence material

He later went to the White House to brief them on his findings, ushering in a wave of criticism from Democrats, including Rep. Adam Schiff, the party's ranking ...


Republicans must overcome gridlock in their own party

It attracted both Republicans and Democrats . Last Friday, House Republicans couldn't muster the votes for their marquee legislation to repeal and replace ...


Your Browsing Data Could Soon Be Compromised Thanks to US House

These companies are looking to expand their businesses and offer marketers more targeted advertising, and they want to use the personal information they colle...


Saudis announce new tax rate for Aramco amid plans for IPO

Subtract royalties of 20 percent, and deduct production costs plus operating expenses of a combined $11 per barrel, and Aramco's pre-tax profit would be $135 bi...


USA Hockey strikes deal with women's national team

USA Hockey's 91-member board convened a three-hour teleconference call on Monday to further discuss the situation, but there was still no resolution Monday nigh...


Trump handed Merkel $374B North Atlantic Treaty Organisation bill during talks

The election for the state legislature in Saarland, a region of just under 1 million people on the French border that Merkel's Christian Democrats have led sinc...


Trump Administration Approves Construction of Keystone XL Pipeline

Trump at the time ordered the State Department to make a permitting decision within 60 days from when the project's builder, Calgary-based TransCanada , su...


Marine Le Pen says she may lift Russian Federation sanctions if elected

Le Pen travelled to Moscow at the invitation of an MP for meetings in the Russian parliament, and had not been expected to meet Putin. "Russia has been mistre...


9/11 victims' families file lawsuit against Saudi Arabia

And finally, the suit identifies Saudi officials who worked with the hijackers in Los Angeles, San Diego, Sarasota, Fla., Washington, D.C., and Virginia in the ...


Iraqi forces prepare new push, tactics in Mosul as civilians flee city

The video was said to have been recorded on March 18 after the child was pointed out to coalition forces by fleeing civilians. "It is a very big disaster, ind...


Starbucks plans to give even more jobs to veterans

The company said it will begin actively hiring in numerous cities where recent newcomers to Canada have settled, with an initial focus on the Greater Toronto Ar...


French presidential debate dominated by Islam and Burkini row

The UNDR, however, claims Le Pen is travelling to the Central African nation to ask for campaign funds from President Idriss Déby, and urged Chad to not show an...


Canada Might Give Recent Asylum Seekers A Cold Shoulder

In February of this year, for example, Quebec alone saw 646 refugees walk across their border from the US - a rise of 600% from February of 2016. Citizens of ...


Bill Pressuring Trump To Disclose Tax Returns To Get Vote

Despite the substantive revelation, Maddow drew criticism from many quarters over her splashy, highly hyped presentation of the tax info, which followed several...


Syrian army fires at Israeli warplanes

As to the Russian presence in Syria, Liberman said the last thing Israel wants is tension with Russia, but Israel values its own security above anything else. I...


Manchester City have given me more power than ever, says Pep Guardiola

City were eliminated from the competition on away goals after a 3-1 defeat on the night against the Ligue 1 leaders proved enough for Leonardo Jardim's side to ...


Making 'Ayogya' Yogi UP CM is BJP's biggest mistake: Tejaswi Yadav

Let the oath ceremony take place, as of now the decision has been taken in the presence of the supervisors. Commenting on BJP leaders' statements that develop...


Federal judge blocks President Trump's revised travel ban

Meantime, a federal hearing in Seattle on Wednesday could also potentially block President Trump's revised travel ban from taking effect this week. Any reas...


Captain back in charge in Punjab

Along with him, Manpreet Badal, Razia Sultana, Charanjit Channi and Brahm Mohindra will be included as cabinet ministers. Speculations were rife that Navjot Sin...


Malaysia: Country To Deport 50 North Koreans With Expired Visas

He did not say when and where the DNA sample was taken. Angered by Malaysia's handling of the incident, North Korea imposed an exit ban on Malaysian citizens ...


Dutch party leaders vote in many-horse race

He's famous as the pollster for the LA Times who forecast Trump's election win. Polls suggested Rutte's center-right People's Party for Freedom and Democracy...


Kushner family to make $400M from real estate deal with Chinese firm

It will allow the family to buy back the building's more lucrative retail spaces and maintain a 20 percent stake for the property, which has been struggling fin...