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Houthi fighters kill Yemen's former president Ali Abdullah Saleh

The 75-year-old was killed outside the capital Sanaa , along with the assistant secretary-general of his General People's Congress party (GPC), party officials...


'Icarus' Filmmakers "Applaud" IOC's Decision To Bar Russia From 2018 Olympic Games

The International Olympic Committee says Russian athletes will be able to compete at the upcoming Pyeongchang Olympics as neutrals. The qualifying athletes ...


Starbucks opens its largest store in China

Starbucks claims China is now its fastest-growing market worldwide with 3,000 stores at present, with the country being tipped by its chief executive, Kevin Joh...


Supreme Court declines to hear Texas same-sex marriage benefits case

Supreme Court for oral arguments on December 5 is a showdown between a gay couple from Colorado and a Denver-area baker who in 2012 cited his Christian faith in...


Trouble mounts for Delhi's Max Hospital

In its atatement, the hospital said, "While the inquiry by the expert group which includes external experts from IMA is still in process, we have chose to termi...


Offbeat | Former President Barack Obama: 'Think before you tweet'

Obama then spoke on the mindfulness that should be exercised when using Twitter and all social media . Obama was more direct in criticising Trump's threat to...


Trump, #MeToo Movement On Short List For Time 'Person of the Year'

TIME's first selection was Charles Lindbergh, the first person to make a solo non-stop flight across the Atlantic . Colin Kaepernick: The former NFL qua...


Iran launches commercial port in Oman Sea

Easily accessible from India's western coast, the port is expected to accelerate trade between India, Afghanistan and Iran as Pakistan does not allow tran...


Russia pours scorn on US' call to cut ties with North Korea

His foreign minister Sergey Lavrov said: "We see this negatively". Tensions have been on the rise on the Korean Peninsula in recent months as Pyongyang keep...


Excited crowds gather to see Harry on first official outing with Meghan

Although there's no official rule that royals can't touch each other in public when they're working, most family members have kept it very professional, which i...


This weekend: Supermoon. Coming soon: Blue moon

This is due to an optical illusion that makes the super moon appear much bigger and brighter than it will look when it rises higher in the sky. The moon will be...


Florida Teen Found in New York After Disappearing With Soccer Coach

The sheriff's office did not immediately provide details on the circumstances surrounding the girl being found. The officer pulled the auto over and took Rodrig...


Argentina abandons rescue mission for crew of missing submarine

The rescuers have allowed for twice the possible time that the crew could have remained alive. Argentine Navy spokesman Enrique Balbi said: " More than doub...


Palestinian Farmer Killed by Israeli Settlers in West Bank

From conversations with five witnesses to the incident, two soldiers and three settlers, Haaretz has learned that dozens of Palestinians surrounded a group of...


NC State coach Dave Doeren turns down Tennessee

Tennessee officials have also had talks with SMU coach Chad Morris and Auburn defensive coordinator Kevin Steele, as they try to put an end to a whirlwind co...


Germany's SPD's Schulz Says He Hasn't Given Green Light for Coalition

He said Social Democrat (SPD) leaders would make a proposal on Monday on how to proceed. Contradicting a report by Bild newspaper, Schulz said the party l...


Explosive device defused in German city of Potsdam

The newspaper said police were alerted at about 2.30pm local time (1.30pm GMT) after an employee opened the package at the pharmacy and saw suspicious wires and...


Deaths reported in Taliban attack on college in Pakistan

He said that he is monitoring the operation and that they are trying hard to safe lives of maximum students. At least two explosions have been heard from insi...


Alarming: Uttar Pradesh, Delhi topped crime list in 2016, says NCRB

Hyderabad has emerged as one of the safest cities in the country with the city being ranked 14th in terms of crime rate among 19 metropolitian cities with a ...


Analysis of the 2017 Hurricane Season

WDSU chief meteorologist Margaret Orr said the 2017 hurricane season will go down as one of the costliest with more than $367 billion in damage. 5 hurricane - t...