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HC rejects AAP plea for VVPAT EVMs in MCD polls

And for the first time in MCD elections, None Of The Above (NOTA) option will be available. In his video message, Kejriwal promised to clean up the national capital in one year if his AAP won Sunday's municipal election. Taking escalating cost of c...

Sask. woman charged in human smuggling incident at border

They have filed refugee claims and are living in Canada while they wait for their claims to be decided, police said. The investigation has already led to the arrest and two charges against a Saskatchewan woman. Fisher said it's the first case in wh...

Moto X (2017) leak adds in a 4GB RAM variant

Moreover, the Motorola Moto X (2017) smartphone also features antenna lines, which makes it hard for viewers to believe that it might not be true. TechRadar's take: All the evidence points to a dual-lens camera. Whatever version it runs will prob...

Newly released Egyptian-American charity worker visits Trump

The couple and their co-workers had been incarcerated since May 1, 2014, on child abuse and trafficking charges that were widely dismissed by human rights workers and USA officials as false. Hijazi was detained for 33 months - far longer than the 24-...

Tropical Storm Arlene forms in Atlantic

Of those, four are expected to become hurricanes, and two of those will become "major hurricanes", classified as Category 3 or stronger on the Saffir-Simpson scale. At 5 a.m., the center of Tropical Storm Arlene was about 1135 miles west-northwest of...

New Report Claims iPhone 8 Might Adopt A Flat OLED Screen

Apple will still be using Sony mobile image sensors for their smartphones as their current generation models. Additionally, Apple's rumored design choice to reduce the size of the bezels around the iPhone's screen would mean there would no lon...

Iraq Accuses IS of Using Chemical Weapons in Mosul

Islamic State has fired a rocket loaded with chlorine in western Mosul , Iraq, hitting several soldiers with the gas, according to an AP report. Iraqi forces with the backing of the US-led coalition - which has thousands of military personnel ...

Towering iceberg draws massive crowds to Newfoundland town of 400 people

The small Canadian town has a prime view of Iceberg Alley - so called because from spring to September, many icebergs break off in the Arctic and float down past the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador, said The Independent. However, being the first...

Cleveland Facebook killer shot himself after chase

Lane spoke about the ordeal and what her life has been like for the past 48 hours after Stephens said her name in the disturbing video , according to the Washington Post . He apparently said he was "shooting people" because he was "mad with his...

Pence says US will review FTA signed with S.Korea

A ship bell signaled his arrival Wednesday morning on the USS Ronald Reagan at the U.S. Yokosuka naval base south of Tokyo. In Wisconsin on Tuesday, Trump said that how much North Korea's leader desires peace will be a deciding factor in easing ten...

NCAA Championships Coming To North Carolina

Greensboro Coliseum has hosted 63 NCAA men's tournament games, which is fifth most in tournament history. Of the 133 bids North Carolina collectively submitted, the NCAA awarded the state 26 events that include a total of 35 championships.

Shift in H-1B visa allotments seen as key to tech outsourcing

Senior administration officials say that the order will also strengthen rules that bar foreign contractors from bidding on federal government projects. "Everyone in my administration will be expected to enforce every last Buy American provision on ...

Pence: US not seeking North Korea negotiations

The focus of his trip is expected to shift in Japan to trade. Pence was having lunch with Abe at the prime minister's official residence after arriving in Japan earlier in the day for the second stop of a 10-day Asia tour. Pence is halfway through ...

5 things to know about Tax Day: refunds are up, audits down

While some may consider this debate long over and fruitless, the reality is that a whopping 80 percent of Americans want the President to increase his transparency by releasing his tax returns. The protest, held days ahead of Tax Day, was also organi...

International Monetary Fund slashes GDP forecast to 2.2 percent

Thanks to improvements in the manufacturing and trade sectors, the global economy will reach growth of 3.5% in 2017 and 3.6% in 2018 (after a 3.1% rise in 2016). "A strengthening of the USA and global economy.allow us to make some positive assumption...

IS militants killed in Iraq's Mosul

The talks come as Iraqi troops close in on IS fighters in the city of Mosul . Iraqi forces with the backing of the US-led coalition - which has thousands of military personnel deployed in Iraq and carries out daily air strikes - began a major of...

North Korean test missile explodes on launch

An unidentified rocket is displayed during a military parade marking the 105th anniversary of the birth of late North Korean leader Kim Il-Sung in Pyongyang on April 15, 2017. The North has said it has developed and would launch a missile that can st...

N. Korea may be capable of sarin-loaded missile attack: Japan PM

The event celebrates what would have been the 105th birthday of state founder Kim Il-sung. And with U.S. -South Korean wargames ongoing, North Korean has intensified rhetoric warning it would retaliate strongly against any aggression. strike agains...

Statement: US national security adviser arrives s Kabul

Sharing his concerns over the deteriorating security situation in Afghanistan and the continuing impasse, he conveyed Pakistan's readiness to work with the worldwide community to explore ways in which the Afghan crisis can be resolved. The U.S. advis...

Palestinian prisoners go on hunger strike over treatment

More than 1,000 Palestinian security prisoners held in Israeli prisons have gone on hunger strike demanding better conditions. The open-ended hunger strike, one of the largest in recent years, coincides with Palestinian Prisoners Day , annually ...

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Canada Launches Global Trade Complaint Against US Over Use of Duties

This decision appears even more fraught given the USA administration's critical stance on the WTO; the Trump administration feels as if world trade rules are stacked against them....

Yikes: Camila Cabello Admits the Girls of Fifth Harmony Hurt Her Feelings

Did we use the word "fluke" for the massive success of " Havana "? Meanwhile, Camila has recently spoken out about the reason she left American girl group Fifth Harmony in a ...

Google acquires United Kingdom technology start-up Redux

However, it is believed the deal went through in August. The Verge tested startup's technology a year ago on a tablet. "Moreover, our surface audio technology is more power ef...

Trump says Russian Federation probe is a 'Democrat hoax'

Mueller for months has led a team of prosecutors and agents investigating whether Russian Federation and Trump's Republican campaign coordinated to sway the 2016 election, and whe...

Rain on tap but watch out for Friday night

Mostly cloudy and cold , with a high near 10. The strongest winds will be found from west central to south central Minnesota where winds could gust to 40 miles per hour . A Blizz...

Trump, Bipartisan Lawmakers Discuss Immigration Reform

Led by Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte and Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul, the bill would curtail chain migration and end the Diversity Visa Lottery, which Presiden...

Trump's plaintiff cry to Bannon, Wolff - Shut up or I'll sue

Sanders said there was a "very short phone conversation" but there was no "interview about the book ", accusing Wolff of falsely making it seem as if he was outside the Oval Offic...

Suspects in death of 4-year-old MI girl captured in Georgia

Police say Diaz and Fields are driving a 2002 black Chevy Cavalier with the MI license plate of DTR1854. A postmortem uncovered signs of Battered Child Syndrome, denoting the gi...

Replay of SpaceX's first launch and landing of 2018

A backup two-hour launch is slated for tonight, January 8 at 8:00 p.m. Zuma is funded by an unknown branch of the United States government and its payload is classified. Falcon H...

HTC Vive Introduces New Vive Pro Headset, Wireless Adapter

CES appears to have other players in the wireless-VR space, as well, and we'll do our best at Ars to cover or go hands on with any promising VR demos, especially any with the HTC ...

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Supreme Court to review Section 377: All your questions answered

Supreme Court to review Section 377: All your questions answered

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to review two challenges to a MS law considered to be one of the most extreme anti-gay rights laws in the country. This follows the ape...

'Trump administration trying something new for Pakistan'

'Trump administration trying something new for Pakistan'

The US has given almost $33 billion aid to Pakistan since 2002. The Foreign Military Financing programme, by which the United States pays Pakistan to buy its military hardware ma...

Bigg Boss 11: Luv Tyagi eliminated; show gets its top 5 contestants

Bigg Boss 11: Luv Tyagi eliminated; show gets its top 5 contestants

Luv tells that he will miss the wake up song, while Hina tells that she will miss the peace in the house. Contestants Hina Khan , Shilpa Shinde , Vikas Gupta , Luv Tyagi wer...

Prosecutors in pot-friendly states will decide on crackdown

Prosecutors in pot-friendly states will decide on crackdown

Sillitoe said he doesn't expect prosecutors to start banging down his doors. "You're not going to waste your resources on cases you can't win or cases your community is against". T...

Astronaut John Young remembered as

Astronaut John Young remembered as "fearless"

He eventually became one of the most accomplished astronauts in the history of the United States space programme. Spanning three generations of spaceflight, he went on to fly in s...