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Bishop Franco admitted to hospital after complaints of chest pain, discharged later

Mulakkal, who heads the diocese of Jalandhar , wrote to the Vatican on Sunday asking to step down temporarily as protests and calls for his arrest grew. Follow...


India and Pakistan call off foreign ministers' meet after Kashmir deaths

India and Pakistan have called off a meeting between their foreign ministers in New York, India's foreign ministry spokesman said in a statement, a day afte...


Puerto Rican community remembers lives lost in Hurricane Maria one year later

Electricity poles and lines lay toppled on the road after Hurricane Maria hit the eastern region of the island, in Humacao, Puerto Rico , Wednesday, Sept. "T...


Iran vows 'swift, decisive' response after terror attack

An unnamed spokesman for the Revolutionary Guards blamed Arab nationalists, who he said were backed by Saudi Arabia, the semi-official ISNA news agency report...


Kavanaugh's Accuser Willing To Testify, But She Has Conditions

Prof Ford had agreed to testify at the Senate judiciary hearing, but asked for certain conditions, including it not taking place until Thursday. A rep for Gra...


Senate candidates Cruz, O'Rourke square off in fractious debate

That will remain true for the Dallas debate, while the other two debates they ultimately agreed to are set for different days. O'Rourke criticized Cruz during...


Trump suggested Spain build African Sahara wall to stop migrants, minister says

Comparatively, the US-Mexico border spans roughly 3,200km. An audio file obtained by CNN noted that the minister impersonated Trump's voice as he said: "You...


Dianne Feinstein: ‘Twas the media that outed Kavanaugh’s accuser

Ford's lawyers have asked the FBI to investigate her charge - that a drunken Kavanaugh groped her and tried to remove her clothes at a party when they were both...


U.S. ready to resume North Korea talks, seeks denuclearisation by 2021

South Korean President Moon Jae-in made his first trip to the North Korean capital Pyongyang this week, where he convened yet another summit with leader Kim J...


S. Korea's Moon seeks nuclear agreement with Kim at summit

The agreement followed the signing of the separate " Pyongyang Declaration" by DPRK leader Kim Jong Un and ROK President Moon Jae-in, and came on the secon...


Samsung heir in South Korea's delegation to North: Seoul

The two leaders and their spouses shook hands. Moon, clad in a dark business suit and a maroon and grey-striped tie, and his wife received bouquets of flowers...


Two dead in China from Typhoon Manghkut

China has ordered about 6,000 boats to return to harbor, and evacuated thousands of offshore oil platform workers, the state news agency, Xinhua, said. The stor...


Cabinet approves ordinance on triple talaq

Prasad said that almost 22 countries, including neighboring Pakistan and Bangladesh, have banned the practice and appealed to the opposition to approve the Mu...


Polish, US presidents hold talks at the White House

Poland " likes the idea very much ", according to Trump, who has been looking at the prospect of putting a permanent military base in Poland " very seriously "...


ConCourt decriminalises private dagga use, rules current act is unconstitutional

Unlike in USA states, where cannabis reform has been enacted through legislation or public votes, South Africa's legalization comes from a ruling of the country...


Syria Accidentally Shot Down a Russian Military Plane, Killing 15

A United States official said Washington believed the aircraft, which is an Il-20 turbo-prop plane used for electronic reconnaissance, was inadvertently shot d...


Michael Jordan donates $2M for hurricane relief in NC

In Jones County, where Pollocksville is located, record flooding from Hurricane Florence has occured. "We are going to have to be smart about recovery and...


N Korea to allow global disarmament verification

After a closed-door summit , the South's delegation, including top business executives and musicians, joined Kim and North Korean officials at Pyongyang Grand ...


With Kavanaugh allegations, Democrats warn of repeating mistakes of Anita Hill hearings

Mazie Hirono (D-Hawaii) has made it her personal duty to ask all Trump administration nominees that encounter the Senate Judiciary Committee if they've ever...


Russian Federation and Turkey to create demilitarised zone around Idlib

The United Nations and non-governmental organisations have repeatedly warned that such an offensive would unleash a "bloodbath" and "humanitarian catastrophe"...


Woman Caught Putting Needle Into Banana In Kids Free Fruit Section

A man told police in York, Western Australia he had found a needle in the sink after washing a punnet of strawberries. These frightening incidents have put re...


This is the 'serial killer' U.S. border agent accused of slaying prostitutes

Webb County District Attorney Isidro Alaniz said authorities were able to capture Ortiz after the kidnapped women escaped and identified him to police. NBC Ne...


Senate Hopeful Rick Scott Breaks With Trump Over Puerto Rico Deaths

Then, a long time later, they began to report large numbers, like 3000...,' one tweet reads. Trump called the death toll a plot by Democrats to make him ...


Will Trump's trade war give us a happy ending?

Asian shares advanced on Thursday on hopes that a deal could be struck in the bitter tariff dispute between the world's two largest economies. Earlier in Vlad...


First deaths reported from Hurricane Florence after Wilmington home collapses

The White House said on Friday that President Donald Trump had spoken with state and local officials, assuring them the federal government was prepared to help....


White House says Manafort plea is 'totally unrelated' to Trump's 'victorious' campaign

Jury selection was due to begin on Monday in a second Manafort trial on charges including conspiring to launder money, conspiring to defraud the United States ...


This is South Africa’s murder capital

South Africa's murder rate rose again a year ago, official statistics showed Tuesday, with over 20,000 people killed across the country - about 57 a day - as p...


Trump declares thousands of deaths in Puerto Rico fake news

Conducted by George Washington University, the study Trump is attempting to discredit as a Democratic plot was commissioned by the Puerto Rican government...


Congress slams Jaitley after Mallya says he met him

Everyone knew the seriousness of Mallya case. "I put nearly Rs 15,000 crore offer on the table of the Karnataka High Court". "There is a series of letters b...


Rights Group Says More Than 1,000 People Were Detained in Russia Protests

The election-day protests against the pension-reform plan that were organized by Navalny triggered harsh crackdowns by riot police in several cities and led to ...


Kerala: Congregation Calls Rape Accused Bishop "Innocent Soul", Condemns Protest By Nuns

The statement consists of the same allegations that were raised by Franco Mulakkal against the complainant nun during evidence collection. She petitioned the ...


Trump’s planned visit to Ireland cancelled for scheduling reasons, Irish government says

A spokesperson for Taoiseach Leo Varadkar was earlier unable to confirm the story even after it was broken on Independent.ie. The UK campaigners behind the ...


Senior official says there are 'dozens' of others working against Trump

She also doubled down on Trump's demand for the Justice Department to investigate the anonymous writer, saying that "they are attempting to undermine the exec...


Delta Fire 40903 Acres: I-5 to remain closed

A temporary flight restriction continues to be in effect over the fire area. Due to the public safety threat posed by the Delta Fire , visitors and tourists wi...


Dallas officer mistakes apartment for own; kills man

Allison also revealed that she was visiting NY when she received a call informing her that Botham had been killed in his own apartment. Hall said the offi...


Swedish far-right leader says party 'won' vote

With nearly all districts having reported, the ruling center-left Social Democrats and Greens and their Left Party parliamentary allies had 40.6 percent of the ...


Trump spooked Pentagon with almost-sent tweet on N.Korea: Woodward

Ultimately the tweet was never sent. Trump also tweeted "TREASON?" According to a clip from the show, Trump made a comparison between his salary and those o...


Women and children among dead in 'tragic' Perth massacre

Five people were found dead in a suburb of Perth , Australia, police said. "The man now assisting police remains in custody, no charges have been laid at t...


Ex-Trump adviser jailed in Russian Federation inquiry

Papadopoulos pleaded guilty in October to making false statements to Federal Bureau of Investigation agents about his correspondence with Russian nationals ...


Dallas police officer arrested in shooting death of Botham Shem Jean

Responding officers administered aid to the victim, a 26-year-old male, at the scene. "He was real. He was down to earth". On the night of his death, she though...