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Arson attack backfires as man sets himself on fire

The woman puts an object near the door, followed by the man who throws something on the ground, starting a fire. MPD Lt. William Poe said the department is receiving a steady stream of tips after releasing the video, and detectives are following up...

White House condemns Quetta hospital bombing

Attacks claimed by ISIS in Pakistan are rare, the most significant being a 2015 bus assault in Karachi that killed 47 people. Schools and markets were closed in Quetta , also in protest over the attack, which was claimed by a breakaway faction of th...

Tensions rise over East China Sea dispute

China claims nearly the entire South China Sea, through which more than $5 trillion of trade moves annually. Besides China and the Philippines, Vietnam, Taiwan, Malaysia and Brunei have competing claims over uninhabited islands and features in the So...

Hidilyn Diaz becomes Philippines' first female Olympic medallist

The head of state also said that he's happy to have inspired Hidilyn during her Olympic journey, " I'm happy that she had encouragement by my words ", he said. "Before she set off [for Rio], she told me, "at least, I can get a bronze". So this (silve...

Hanna: Trump 'Unfit' To Be President, Says He'll Vote For Clinton

The poll showed Clinton with a 10-point lead over Trump, with 49% of 1,022 registered voters saying that they back the Democratic nominee. Then he said: "She should get an award from them as the founder of ISIS". "I think these polls- I don't kno...

Israeli charges based on 'huge gap' in numbers

The Shin Bet, Israel's internal security agency, announced on Thursday that Mohammed el-Halabi had embezzled aid money to help Hamas purchase weapons, build terror tunnels, and even give bonuses to terrorists. He added that Halabi's legal team will...

Iran Executed Nuclear Scientist that Collaborated with US

According to the AP, U.S. officials said in 2010 that "Amiri was paid $5 million to offer the Central Intelligence Agency information about Iran's nuclear program, though he left the country without the money". Although the circumstances of Amiri's m...

Entire Russian team banned from competing in Rio Paralympics

US Anti-Doping Agency chief executive Travis Tygart said: "The IPC showed strong leadership today in holding Russia's state-organised doping programme accountable". The delegation was expected to be one of the biggest from non-IPC managed sports at t...

Japan observes anniversary of Hiroshima bombing

In addition to survivors and representatives of the families of victims, the ceremony was attended by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe , representatives from 91 countries and a European Union delegation. According to Japan Today, the book titled The Day Wh...

Dalit-Patidar-Muslim Factor may sink BJP in Gujarat

She further mentioned that her resignation will also give time to the new leadership to prepare for the Vibrant Gujarat Summit scheduled to be held in January 2017. After the meeting with the Governor, BJP state in-charge Dinesh Sharma said Rupani wi...

Obama denies $400M payment to Iran was ransom

Of course, the White House was quick to dismiss this new detail, which it conveniently left out of the announcement in January about a $ 400 million payment to Iran , in the wake of that dubious nuclear deal. We've got a number of Americans being h...

Rajnath's Insult in Pak Result of Flip-Flops of Modi Govt

Singhvi was also critical of certain statements of the External Affairs Ministry when the Home Minister went to Pakistan saying that it should have kept quiet. Also, New Delhi urged all SAARC nations not to glorify or give patronage to terrorism. ...

Vladimir Morozov becomes first Russian to appeal Olympic ban

The IOC is still in shock over attacks for not ordering a blanket ban on Russian athletes following an inquiry by Canadian lawyer Richard McLean for the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). However, the International Olympic Committee decided against a b...

Is that it? Bank of Japan disappoints

The government recently downgraded its growth forecast for 2016 to 0.9 percent from 1.7 percent, and speculation had mounted over the possibility for a so-called "helicopter money" approach that would entail more direct infusions of money into the ec...

What Happens to North Korea Missiles Fired Into the Sea?

Despite the sanctions , Pyongyang's provocative acts continued. Two ballistic missiles were fired simultaneously on Wednesday, although one of the projectiles exploded immediately after launch, the South Korean Defence Ministry said.

Target for GST rollout is April 1, 2017: Revenue Secretary

India already has overtaken China as the world's fastest growing economy. Where the auto industry is concerned, GST will only need to be paid by the automaker at the time of dispatch of goods as GST is destination based tax. "All efforts will be ...

Joint Indian American's Company Approved For Moon Lander

Until now it was only under the control of the government. In a first, the Federal Aviation Administration has given license to a private USA company, co-founded by an Indian American, to launch a spacecraft and land on moon in 2017. Moon Express ...

Packers welcome House Speaker Paul Ryan to training camp

Rodgers and the Packers lost Jordy Nelson for the year on an injury during the preseason. The Packers have a longer camp schedule this summer because they are playing the Pro Football Hall of Fame Game on August 7, meeting the Indianapolis Colts in...

China's supreme court clarifies maritime jurisdiction — China Focus

That led to days of angry statements from Beijing , followed by live-firing naval exercises in the South China Sea and the launch of regular aerial patrols in the area. Russian Federation has backed China's claims in the South China Sea . Chine...

Zika virus: Florida steps up investigation after first local transmission

More than 1,650 cases of Zika have been reported in the USA - mostly from people who traveled to Latin American and Caribbean countries where the spread of the virus has reached crisis levels. Chattanooga health officials say they need more blood don...

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Pakistan govt allows Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet wife

Jadhav has been accused of being an agent of the Research and Analysis Wing, India's external spying agency. India has appealed to the court to impose emergency measures for Jadh...

Apple may be working on an AR headset for 2020

And now according to Bloomberg , which cited people familiar with the situation, Apple aims to have technology ready for an augmented-reality headset in 2019 with a view to sh...

Obama gets dismissed from jury duty in Chicago

Daley Center and then shaking hands with those seated around the jury pool waiting room. USA talk host Oprah Winfrey served as a juror on a murder trail in 2004 while Oscar-winn...

Twitter now lets (almost) everyone use 280 characters in tweets

Twitter assures its readers that 280 characters will give its users room to be even more creative. Others just want an edit button already. According to BusinessInsider.com, ...

War With Kim Jong Un 'Must Not Happen,' South Korea Says

That blunt assessment from the Pentagon is in response to a letter from two Democratic congressmen asking about casualty assessments in a conflict with North Korea . every once in...

SJW: Are Michael Flynn And His Son Mueller's Next Indictment Targets?

Investigators will also look at whether the elder Flynn tried to help form a plan to extradite an opponent of Turkish President Recep Erdogan who lives in the U.S. Mr Manafort and ...

Nasrallah: Saudi Arabia forced Lebanese PM to resign

Lebanon's president, Michel Aoun, said he spoke with Hariri by phone after the speech Saturday and, as the AP reports, he planned to work out the terms of the resignation followin...

George Bush Sr dislikes Trump

Last month George W Bush gave a speech in NY that appeared to be a sweeping, yet thinly veiled critique of the Trump administration, its policies, and the President's blunt styl...

Yemen's Houthi fire missile at Saudi Arabia's Riyadh

According to videos published on social media, smoke could be seen rising near Riyadh's King Khalid International Airport. Saudi Arabia's Civil Aviation Authority confirmed on ...

Nights Of Sunset Before 5 PM Ahead As Daylight Saving Time Ends

When going to bed tonight, adjust your clocks back one hour. When the clock first hits 2 am on Sunday, it reverts back to 1 a.m. If California chose to join the list of areas th...

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How to delete Whatsapp messages; Check Twitter reactions over Whatsapp outage

How to delete Whatsapp messages; Check Twitter reactions over Whatsapp outage

Although every Whatsapp user is not experiencing this issue and some of the users who experienced the outrage are claiming that there Whatsapp is working now. Much to everyone's di...

Seething Trump blames son-in-law Jared Kushner for Mueller's widening probe, report says

Seething Trump blames son-in-law Jared Kushner for Mueller's widening probe, report says

President Donald Trump , First Lady Melania Trump, Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump departing from Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv in May. Roger Stone has allegedly a...

Motive Unknown in Walmart Shooting That Killed 3 People

Ostrem was arrested Thursday, about 14 hours after the shooting inside a Walmart in the Denver suburb of Thornton. 9Wants to Know has learned he was charged with resisting arrest i...

Uluru climbing ban from 2019

Uluru climbing ban from 2019

Figures from Parks Australia indicated only 16per cent of visitors climbed the rock between 2011 and 2015, down from 74per cent in the 1990s. And in the US , visitors are asked...

'Idiotic': Rights Groups Slam Trump for Reactionary 'Send Him to Gitmo' Threat

'Idiotic': Rights Groups Slam Trump for Reactionary 'Send Him to Gitmo' Threat

In a statement released Wednesday afternoon, McCain said: "The terrorist attack in NY is the latest brutal, horrific example of the war that radical Islamist extremists are wagi...