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Reformists sweep Tehran municipal vote as Rouhani wins Iran

Rouhani, who fronted Tehran's deal with six major powers in 2015 to curb Iran's nuclear programme in return for the lifting of sanctions, said the US administration lacked knowledge about the Middle East. Minister Al-Jubeir criticized Iran for ...

UN Security Council slams latest ballistic missile launches

North Korea on Monday (May 15) celebrated the launch of what appeared to be its longest-range ballistic missile yet tested in a bid to bring the American mainland within striking reach, saying it was capable of carrying a "heavy nuclear warhead".

Security boosted after armed man arrested at Phoenix Comicon

If you buy a prop weapon, police will require you keep it sealed while you're inside the venue. The 30-year-old suspect's intention was to harm police. However, this did not seem to occur on Thursday, with the armed man slipping through into the ...

Lib Dems pledge to end 'Orwellian' snooping powers in manifesto

Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron . New policies include allowing tenants to use rent payments to buy their own homes. They would also scrap the planned expansion of grammar schools and repeal the rule all new state-funded schools should be fr...

Gas prices trickle down for Memorial Day weekend motorists

Normally, gasoline prices rise heading into the summer as refineries retool and put out more expensive blends created to reduce emissions associated with higher temperatures. Retail gasoline prices vary significantly within the United States because ...

Rahul Gandhi defies orders, heads for strife-torn Saharanpur

Congress's Saharanpur district chief Sashi Wali, who had sought permission for Rahul's visit, told The Indian Express on Friday: "The district administration denied permission, but Rahul Gandhi will come to Saharanpur tomorrow. Putting an end to...

House Intel panel likely to also subpoena Flynn businesses, Dem says

Comey told Congress the bureau was investigating possible "coordination" between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign, the president asked Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coats and National Security Agency Director Adm.

Budget office to gauge health bill effect on coverage, cost

In remarks on the Senate floor, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., did not mention the budget office report . What are the Republicans thinking?" said Durbin, "Do they really believe that we're a better, stronger nation with 23 million peo...

US Senate panel says it will subpoena Michael Flynn businesses

Brennan was President Barack Obama's Central Intelligence Agency director. JOHN BRENNAN: I don't know whether or not such collusion - and that's your term - such collusion existed. Brennan believes Moscow wanted Trump to win the White House . ...

Chris Coleman not interested in Crystal Palace job

And Coleman, who pledged this would be his final campaign after leading Wales to the semi-finals of Euro 2016 last summer, says his focus is on reaching next summer's World Cup finals in Russian Federation. Wales now sit four points behind Serbia ...

Trump, Pope Exchange Gifts In First Meeting

But a Vatican statement said Wednesday's meeting was "cordial" and expressed a hope for "serene collaboration" between the church and the United States government, including "assistance to immigrants". Accompanying the President were his wife and...

Norway Boosts Defense Of Arctic 'Doomsday' Vault Against Climate Change: Here's How

It turns out the vault regularly floods, as its designers anticipated. Fortunately none of the seeds were compromised. According to Aschim, the breach happened because engineers never considered that the Arctic's layer permafrost, which is suppos...

Trump retains private lawyer Marc Kasowitz in Russian Federation probe

Since the early 2000s, Mr Kasowitz has represented Mr Trump on some of his most sensitive legal issues, including the Trump University fraud case. In particular, his public descriptions of his conversations with Comey may have jeopardized any lat...

Saharanpur violence: SSP, DM sacked for failing to control clashes

When the group was returning from the meeting, it was attacked by assailants carrying sharp-edged weapons near Chandpur village, according to DNA. Violence continued on Wednesday as unidentified gunmen shot and seriously injured a member of the T...

China's favoured trade deal in focus at Asian meeting

Champagne also met last Sunday with the 11 remaining members of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a trade deal that Trump withdrew the United States from in one of his first acts as president. We are still an enormous exporter to this area [and] w...

Samsung to showcase world's first 'stretchable' display

The South Korean manufacturers of electronics expect that this stretchable display technology will ultimately take up by Artificial Intelligence , Internet of Things , and Automobile as well as Wearable industry. Samsung said it was unsure whe...

Google's AI takes on champion in fresh Go challenge

This could lead to Go players trying out more innovative moves in the future, but it remains to be seen if Ke Jie will try that strategy in future matches against AlphaGo. Go involves two players alternately laying black and white stones on a grid, s...

Snapchat's custom Stories put you in control of curation

The videos users see will be determined by a number of factors, Barnes said, such the kinds of videos they've viewed in the past, as well as the popularity of a clip. Now, it's making it easier for you to find stories. They thought that the story fe...

Trump boasted about firing 'nut job' Comey to Russian officials

Reuters reported on Thursday that Flynn and other Trump campaign advisers were in contact with Russian officials and others with Kremlin ties in at least 18 calls and emails during the last seven months of the presidential race. As The New Yor...

Punitive Fire Assault On Pak Posts To Check Infiltration, Says Army

Indian Army's statement on counter insurgency operations comes in backdrop of heightened tensions between New Delhi and Islamabad. Meanwhile, the targeted attack is being seen as India's reply to Pakistan for aiding and abetting infiltrators to c...

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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...