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Indian diamond tycoon Nirav Modi: From billionaire jeweller to arrest

The duo face allegations of defrauding the Punjab National Bank of Rs 13,578 crore in issuance of letters of undertaking and foreign letters of credit on the ba...


Cancel Brexit Petition 14 Million Signatures Short

Following the EU's vote last night, the United Kingdom has been granted an Article 50 extension until May 22 if MP's agree the prime minister's deal next week...


New Zealand To Confront Erdogan Over Christchurch Mosque Attack Comment - World News

In the wake of the twin attacks, which saw 50 killed and dozens injured, Erdogan said Turkey would make the suspected attacker pay if New Zealand did not . The...


President Trump Backs Israeli Sovereignty Claim Over Golan Heights

Trump's tweet coincided with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's visit to Jerusalem, and comes two weeks before Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu will fa...


Ferry sinks in Iraq`s Tigris River, 93 people feared dead

Video footage showed scores of people being carried away in the water's fast current as passengers on a nearby boat shout. Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi ha...


Israeli forces kill Palestinian in West Bank - Palestinian medics; Israel reviewing

The Palestinian man was dead upon arrival at Beit Jala Hospital. As Mr Manasra was returning to his auto, the soldiers shot him, Mr Hmeid said. The Israeli so...


Trump says time to back Israeli sovereignty over Golan heights

In a meeting with parliament speaker Nabih Berri, who is himself a Shiite, Pompeo warned of the "destabilizing activities" in the region of Hezbollah , an Ir...


Jared Kushner accused of using WhatsApp and personal email for state business

The request is part of the Oversight Committee's broader effort to get information about White House operations and Kushner's security clearance process. Lowe...


Israel slips in UN World Happiness Index

Singapore ranked first among the rest in terms of an absence of corruption and healthy life expectancy and third for GDP per capita. Finland topped the ranki...


Robert Mueller investigated Michael Cohen for money laundering, foreign lobbying violations

Cohen, who has been criticized for his unregistered foreign contacts and relationships, was never charged with failing to register as a foreign agent under the ...


Boeing CEO Stresses Firm's ‘Relentless Commitment’ to Safety in Open Letter

USA regulators and safety experts are now asking how thoroughly the FAA and Boeing vetted the anti-stall system and how well pilots around the world were traine...


Trump aide, husband squabble over president’s mental state

George Conway said in an interview Tuesday that he has had a number of notable interactions with Trump over the past decade, often concerning legal represe...


Pompeo boosts Israel's Netanyahu before election

Shortly after entering office in January 2017, U.S. President Donald Trump visited the Western Wall, though without Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu...


Trump Says Top Aide's Husband "From Hell"

In August 2018, Kellyanne Conway told The Washington Post's Ben Terris of her husband, "I feel there's a part of him that thinks I chose Donald Trump over...


New Zealand bans sales of assault weapons days after mosque bloodbath

In the immediate aftermath of Friday's shootings at two mosques in Christchurch , Ardern labeled the attack as terrorism and said New Zealand's gun laws would ...


Boeing reshuffles top engineers amid 737 MAX crisis

Southwest Airlines Co. and American Airlines Group Inc., the two largest MAX operators in the United States, said they have bolstered their reservation and oper...


United Kingdom court remands fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi to custody till March 29

He is the main accused in the 13,500 crore rupees Punjab National Bank scam case. The 48-year-old appeared in custody at Westminster Magistrates Court and w...


New Zealand Prime Minister Wants To Deny Mosque Shooter Notoriety

Meanwhile, preparations were underway for a massive Friday prayer service to be led by the imam of one of the two New Zealand mosques where worshippers were k...


Trump Says His Ex-Campaign Manager's Probe Report Should Be Made Public

We'll see what happens. Yes, 86 percent of conservatives say Mueller's conducting a witch hunt, compared to only 14 percent of Democrats who believe similarly...


76ers' Simmons pays tribute to Australian 'Egg Boy'

Aussie NBA superstar Ben Simmons , exhibit his support to the Egg Boy , Will Connolly , by showing up to play Charlotte with a shiny pair of Nike that had ...


'Bizarre new low': Meghan McCain slams Trump's attack on dad

At an event in Ohio, Mr Trump repeated his complaint that Mr McCain voted against his legislation to repeal President Barack Obama's health care law and argue...


President Trump meets with Brazil's president

Praising the CIA as " one of the most respected intelligence agencies in the world ", Bolsonaro's son Eduardo framed his father's cozying up to the backers of...


Cindy McCain posts stranger’s hateful message about John McCain, their daughter

Asked why he attacked McCain, who died almost seven months ago, in a series of weekend tweets, the president said he's "very unhappy" that the lawmaker was a ...


Meghan McCain fires back at Trump tweets against her father

John McCain was tortured for more than five years in Vietnam and survived for more than a year after being diagnosed with brain cancer in 2017. John McCai...


Hurricane kills 166 in southern Africa as heavy rains persist

Speaking to state radio after flying over the port city of Beira and viewing the flooding and devastation, Nyusi said he saw bodies floating in the flooded area...


'Clear similarities' between Boeing crashes in Ethiopia, Indonesia

It's unclear whether the Justice Department's probe was related the inspector general's scrutiny of the FAA, according to the Journal. While declining to give...


Nigerian imam narrates how he escaped shooting in New Zealand

Brenton Tarrant , 28, of Australia, who has been charged with one count of murder, appeared to be lucid and not mentally unstable, said Richard Peters, his form...


New Zealand gunman 'rational,' will represent himself: ex-lawyer

Legal experts in New Zealand say 28-year-old Brenton Tarrant may instead face multiple murder charges over Friday's massacre, which left 50 people dead ....


NWS issues flood warning for Denton Creek near Justin

The North Raccoon River is forecast to rise to flood stage Thursday evening and continue rising to 20.5 feet, or 5.5 feet above flood stage, by Saturday evening...


Bangladesh Cricket Team | Christchurch | Twitter Reactions

However, when the players were about to enter the mosque, a woman warned them that there was shooting inside and the team took cover on the floor of their bus. ...


European Union warns Brexit extension can not be taken for granted

Mr Corbyn said he would first examine Labour's proposals for a softer Brexit which include a permanent customs union and a second EU referendum. "Althou...


Iran Shuts Down Airspace to Boeing 737 MAX Planes

The 373 MAX, the fourth generation of the 737, was launched in 2016 and gained its Federal Aviation Administration ( FAA ) certification on March 8 2018. Boeing...


Book reveals reported Tom Brady joke Donald Trump made to Robert Kraft

Kushner asked him at the time . Citing reporting from journalist Vicki Ward in her upcoming book about Trump's daughter, Ivanka, and her husband , Jared Ku...


Trump vetoes legislation to strike down his emergency declaration for border wall

To overturn Trump's veto, at least two-thirds of both the Senate and House of Representatives would need to vote to do so. Trump declared a national emerge...


Woman loses 5 children in Lagos school building collapse

Residents, firefighters and other emergency services workers picked through the rubble to find those trapped. Others includes National Emergency Management Agen...