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Syria rebels reject Aleppo exit as army advances

That would have allowed about a quarter-million civilians under siege in eastern Aleppo, along with opposition forces, to remain and facilitated the negotiation of a truce and the flow of humanitarian aid. President Vladimir Putin's spokesman says th...

IS exploits rain, hits Iraqi militias west, south of Mosul

The Iraqi government has called on Mosul's residents to stay in their homes during the operation to retake the city from the Islamic State group, hoping to avoid large-scale displacement, but as progress on the ground slows, hundreds of thousands are...

Cost reductions, venue plans dominate Tokyo 2020 meetings

The IOC is expected to make its decision by late 2017. The budget's biggest expense is venue infrastructure with more than $1.9 billion allocated for construction of temporary venues or fitting overlays in existing venues to get them to meet Olympi...

Four new elements officially added to periodic table

The periodic table is getting a little bigger after scientists added the names of four new elements , completing the seventh row of the chart. Once the proposed names are submitted, they were opened for public review for a five month period.

United States woman alleges gang-rape by five men in Indian capital

The other suspects include the hotel attendant, a cousin and friend of the tourist guide, and one other who worked in the tourist bus that the American woman and her friends had hired. A special police team has been formed and an investigation is on ...

'Words that I deeply regret': Maryam Monsef apologizes for accusations against MPs

And in May, Democratic Institutions Minister Maryam Monsef changed the promise, pledging electoral reform only with "broad support" from the public. In the wake of Monsef's comments and the Liberal MPs' recommendations, there was widespread specula...

Michigan Recount Process to Resume Next Week After Brief Halt

Some critics have claimed Ms Stein is trying to garner more national attention while building a donor database by raising money for the recount effort. 4:09 PM A federal judge today rejected a request from two pro-Donald Trump groups looking to ...

Daesh Militant Blows Up Tank Truck in Eastern Mosul, Kills 24

The grueling house-to-house battles are expected to take months and cost hundreds, if not thousands, of lives, but commanders say they are up to the challenge. The Iraqi counter-terrorism forces say that ISIS' most lethal weapon is their snipers. H...

Putin meets Japanese FM in St. Petersburg

The two countries never signed a formal peace treaty after the end of World War II. Kishida said the talks were "meaningful, important and useful" ahead of Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to the city of Yamaguchi in western Japan on Dece...

Xbox Live Games With Gold for December 2016

The Xbox One has lagged behind Sony's PlayStation 4 in sales in all major territories around the world, but since July in the U.S. and September in the United Kingdom and Australia, it has been the best-selling console. I think we'll look back on 2...

Putin: We'll work with new USA administration

During his annual State of the Nation speech in Moscow , Mr Putin emphasised his eagerness to work with President-elect Donald Trump. Putin added he hoped the United States and Russia will unite to fight global terrorism , noting Russian military...

Western Michigan survives OH for MAC title, possible Cotton Bowl bid

The Bobcats fell, 29-23, in a tight, taunt, thrilling MAC Championship Game on Friday night at Ford Field. It wasn't that Western Michigan won to finish the season 13-0. It is perfectly reasonable to claim that Western Michigan did not face a s...

Trump announces December 15 news conference to discuss leaving business

In fact, Trump had made no such commitment, at least publicly. "In the last few years. we have faced attempts of foreign pressure with all tools involved - from the myths about Russian aggression, (allegations) of meddling in elections to the hound...

Net long-term UK immigration hovers at record levels

It was the second highest figure on record - just behind the 336,000 for the 12 months to June 2015. "The government has been clear that we are committed to reducing migration to sustainable levels, but that it's going to take time", she said .

Baltimore police release video of police-involved shooting

Baltimore cops Gary Brown and Supreme Jones responded to the scene after receiving a call at around 9:30 a.m. about a man behaving erratically, threatening people on the street with knives and a cane. Footage from the shooting marks the first time ...

Largest coral die-off ever in Great Barrier Reef

In the east Torres Strait and outermost ribbon reef -also part of the northern region of the Great Barrier Reef- the survey spotted large swathe of reefs that escaped the damages of the bleaching. "The message should be that it isn't too late for Aus...

Apple MacBook Pro with Touch Bar now available in India

Sources are saying that this new MacBook Pro 2016 with Touch Bar is now running out of the stock at dealers of India, IT Net Infocomm, mentioned in its Twitter account about its Touch bar variant at a price of Rs 1,55,900 and another one with a 15-...

Thunderstorm Triggers Freak Asthma Outbreak in Australia, Killing Four

Ambulance Victoria's executive director of emergency services Mick Stephenson said they received an "unprecedented workload" last night. It's a baffling situation, as CBC News noted that some of the sufferers never had any attacks in the past ....

Infiltrators fire at BSP patrol along IB, jawan injured

A senior BSF officer said a group of militants entered into the this side along the International Border in Ramgarh sector of Samba district and the movement was picked up by BSF troops. "The tunnel is about 75-80 metres from the IB and about 35-...

Nuttall is elected UKIP leader

But Mr Nuttall declared the party would continue to hold the Government to account saying: "If we don't get real Brexit, and if we continue to have freedom of movement and we're not allowed to sign our own trade deals and we still have to pay a me...

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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...