Battle for Philippine town abates as troops mark Islamic holiday - Fighting between government forces and Islamist rebels holed up in the heart of a southern Philippine town eased on Sunday as the military sought to enforce a temporary truce to mark the Eid al-Fitr Islamic holiday.
Egypt President Sisi ratifies Red Sea islands deal - Eypt President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has ratified the maritime demarcation deal that cedes sovereignty over two uninhabited Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia, despite widespread public criticism of the deal.
PM Modi thanks Trump for warm welcome, looks forward to discussions - Hours after landing in Washington D. C. , Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday thanked United States President Donald Trump for the warm welcome rendered to him, while saying that he was looking forward to discussions with the latter.
Athletics-Olympic champion McLeod sets sizzling 110m hurdles pace - Reigning Olympic 110 metres hurdles champion Omar McLeod ran a sizzling 12.90 seconds in Kingston on Saturday to lay down a marker ahead of the world championships.
Circuit links Kadinamkulam, Anchuthengu, Akathumuri lakes
Britain’s fire-safety crisis expanded substantially Saturday as authorities said 34 high-rise apartment blocks across the country had cladding that failed fire safety tests.
Environmental activists on Sturday took strong objection to the wrong manner in which trees were transplanted by the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation (MMRC) after they found that over 70 per cent of them
The Police encounter took place around 11:30 PM on Saturday. During the encounter, Anandpal and his two aides fired some 100 rounds of bullets on Policemen who were surrounding his house..
An encounter broke out on Sunday between security forces and militants who took refuge inside the school after attacking CRPF personnel in Srinagar s Pantha chowk area on Saturday evening..
OAS chief offers to resign if Venezuela holds free vote - Organization of American States President Luis Almagro offered on Saturday to resign if Venezuela holds free elections and enacts reforms to protect democracy in the troubled South American nation.
The teenage suspect was reportedly chased off by members of the public on Saturday evening.
By Juliet Eilperin and Amy Goldstein, A small group of moderate Republican senators, worried that their leaders’ health-care bill could damage the nation’s social safety net, may pose at least as significant an obstacle to the measure’s passage as their colleagues on the right. The vast changes the legislation would make to Medicaid, the country’s broadest source of public health insurance, would represent the largest single step the government has ever taken toward conservatives’ long-held goal of reining in federal spending on health-care entitlement prog
Sulabh International adopts hamlet for development; plans to construct 120 toilets in the village
Members of the district unit of Social Democratic Party of India staged a dharna here on Saturday demanding immediate arrest of those involved in the murder of SDPI zonal president Mohammed Ashraf, wh
The now-retracted story was a "massive, massive fuck up and people will be disciplined," a source close to the network told BuzzFeed News.
The benefit will be extended from September: Khader
ASSOCHAM-PwC report urges efficient waste disposal - In the wake of an improper waste disposal system, with waste being dumped without sufficient treatment, an ASSOCHAM-PwC study revealed that an estimated 88 square kilometer (sq. km. )
Succumbs to injuries at Dombivali hospital
His assets were found to be 256% more than his income
Mumbai: Mumbai is India’s most expensive city for expatriates, inching closer to a place on the list of 50 most expensive cities in the world, according to Mercer’s 23rd annual Cost of Living Survey.“
Israeli aircraft struck various positions in Syria Saturday, destroying two tanks, in response to more than 10 projectiles that landed in its territory, the military said.
Gujarat’s Leader of the Opposition Shankarsinh Vaghela hit out at the Congress party’s leadership and said that he would not like to be part of the team if the “corrective steps” are not taken by the
Post mortem report says death due to injuries; inmates claim guards assaulted her; 6 staffers suspended
Court also directs State govt. to create awareness about Act for the welfare parents and senior citizens
Infosys has reached a settlement for USD 1 million with the state of New York for systematically abusing the H1-B work visa programme, allegations that Infosys has denied..
Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said that the priority of the government was to modernise the Department of Fire and Rescue Services. “The government has allocated ₹39 crore in the Budget for the
Woman who accused cop of demanding sexual favours jailed - A 37-year-old woman who had accused a police officer here of demanding sexual favours from her in return for action against her rapists was charged with "cheating" and sent to jail.
By Paul Kane, The stark divide among Republicans on reshaping the nation’s health system came into full view over the past few days. Formally unveiled Thursday, the Senate Republican plan came under immediate friendly fire from within Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s GOP conference. The Kentucky Republican has just a few days to navigate the perilous path in trying to appease one bloc of holdouts without losing votes from another bloc. It sets up a final frenzy of negotiation, as McConnell has determined he will finish with the legislation one way or another by
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Portuguese counterpart Antonio Costa issued joint statement in Lisbon on Saturday. PM said that new agreements in the field of taxation, science, space, youth affairs and sports outline expanding scope of our partnership..
Phones, SIM cards recovered from inmates in Gurgaon jail - Gurgaon police commissioner Sandeep Khairwar directed the crime branch and jail administration to conduct surprise checking of jail inmates and criminals.
Saudi, most Gulf Arabs start Eid al-Fitr on Sunday - Saudi Arabia, the birthplace of Islam, and most other Gulf Arab states will celebrate the Muslim Eid al-Fitr feast on Sunday to mark the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan, regional media said on Saturday.
India and Portugal announced a 4 million euro joint fund to bolster research in science and technology as Narendra Modi held in-depth talks with Antonio Costa on cooperation in areas like counter-terrorism, space, climate studies and start-ups.
Philippine troops declare 8-hour cease-fire in besieged city - The Philippine military today declared an eight-hour halt to its air and ground offensive against Islamic militants aligned with the Islamic State group in southern Marawi city to allow residents, most of them displaced by the fighting, to celebrate the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan.
After weeks of relative peace in Pakistan, terrorists struck three cities killing 62 people and injuring over 100. It has prompted the army to launch a countrywide crackdown on militants..
NGT asks commercial buildings in Shimla to set up STPs - The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed all commercial buildings in Shimla which have a discharge of more than 5 KLD (kilo litres per day) to establish their own sewage treatment plant (STP) within three months.
While speaking to Anupam Kher, on his chat show ?Anupam Kher?s People? for a leading channel, the 30-year-old actress said, at the age of writing love letters and going on blind dates, she was busy working, with ?talented? people like Mahesh Bhatt. - Kangana Ranaut, known for leading life on her own terms, recently opened up on her struggling days and rebellious life.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Rajkot on June 29, where he would be attending several programmes including one to distribute kits to physically challenged persons..
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday hailed the introduction of Goods and Services Tax (GST) as a good initiative to reform the Indian economy, which would lead to shrinking of red-tapism, and facilitate consumers and traders by reducing costs..
Parishad’s activities being undertaken in Kalady ward
PM Modi in U.S.: BJP foreign affairs in-charge says terrorism will be discussed - Throwing light on the issues that will be discussed in an upcoming meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and United States President Donald Trump in Washington on Monday, Vijay Chauthaiwale, In-Charge, Department of Foreign Affairs, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has said that counter-terrorism would be a major topic of discussion.
Golf-Ryu seizes lead after sparkling 61 in Arkansas - June 24 (The Sports Xchange) - So Yeon Ryu shot a tournament-record 10-under-par 61 on Saturday to seize a five-stroke lead heading into the final round of the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship in Rogers, Arkansas.
Rescue crews found 15 bodies on Saturday, Chinese state news says. But 118 people remain missing, after a landslide of mud, rocks and boulders buried the town of Xinmo in Sichuan province.
Areas close to the International Border in Rajasthan have witnessed a spurt in the establishment of mosques and madarsas which have raised concern in the Border Security Force (BSF) in the state..
Uber’s case is not an ordinary PR disaster
The British parliament was hit by a cyber attack Friday night that left members and staffers unable to access emails as hackers attempted to exploit weak passwords and gain access to accounts.Multiple news agencies reported Saturday that the U.K. parliament was hit by a “sustained and determined” effort by hackers, a report which was confirmed on Twitter by multiple members of parliament.“Sorry no parliamentary email access today - we’re under cyber attack from Kim Jong Un, Putin or a kid in his mom’s basement or something...” Henry Smith, a Conservative member, tweeted."Cyber secu
The rift between Gujarat Congress leaders and high command seems to be widening right before assembly elections scheduled for later this year. Senior Congress leader Shankarsinh Vaghela on Saturday warned the top leadership that he would not heed if they continued on its present “suicidal path”..
Indiscriminate firing of small arms, automatics and mortars were seen from Pakistan..
London tower blocks evacuated as 34 buildings fail fire tests - Britain said 34 high-rise apartment blocks had failed fire safety checks carried out after the deadly Grenfell Tower blaze, including several in north London where residents were forced to evacuate amid chaotic scenes.
Court frees rape accused over unreliable testimony of woman - A man was acquitted of rape charges with a Delhi court saying it was dangerous to convict him only on the basis of the testimony of the woman who waited for months to lodge an FIR.
The president says his predecessor "did nothing" despite knowing of meddling claims before the poll.
Dalit organisations led by activist Jignesh Mevani will organise a march from Mehsana to Banaskantha next month to mark one year since cow vigilantes thrashed a group of Dalits for skinning a dead cow
Kakkanad hostel to accommodate staffers from transgender community
Woman hid $76,000 in hand baggage
85% seats reserved for State board
Huge rocks and a mass of earth engulfed a cluster of 62 homes and a hotel in the village of Xinmo, officials say
Lisbon: Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented the Overseas Citizen of India card to his Portuguese counterpart Antonio Costa and described him as the best of the Indian diaspora across the world.
Union minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday said Gandhian teachings are relevant at any point of time and need to be followed especially in the view of growing westernisation of our culture and conflicts in public life..
Bus and car services between Siliguri, considered the gateway to the north east, and Gangtok were affected on Saturday as drivers of West Bengal registered vehicles stopped plying to Sikkim, inconveniencing a large number of tourists..
The rock band are playing the Pyramid Stage, two years after injury forced them to pull out
Police are investigating reports a player pulled out a knife after being spat at by an away fan.
Glastonbury started serving free milk from the farm in 1970. Nearly 50 years on it’s still delivered to tents at £1.20 a pint.
Over 140 people were feared buried on Saturday after a massive landslide smashed into their homes in southwest China s Sichuan Province after which rescuers frantically scoured through the rubble for survivors..
The former Miss Italy finalist said she was doing so to encourage other women to defy bullies.
The government would do everything possible for the safety and well-being of Indians in Qatar which has been battling economic sanctions from a number of Arab countries, said External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday..
Wallpaper fungus can lead to all building occupants falling sick - The situation is called sick building syndrome
Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Saturday launched a series of initiatives taken up under Southern Railway..
DNA Morning Must Reads: PM Modi to meet Trump, India beat England in World Cup, making of Eid Mubarak, and more - Here are the top stories of the morning
At least eleven die in Colombia coal mine explosion - At least eleven miners at an underground coal mine in Colombia have died and two remain missing after an explosion caused by methane gas, the government said on Saturday.
The contraband included a metallic powder suspected to be iridium
Jagannath Rath Yatra, also known as Rathjatra or Chariot festival attracts over a million Hindu pilgrims who join the procession every year in Odisha..
in Parash Pathar, Satyajit Ray shows, with admirable dexterity, and without being preachy in even a single shot, that true magic lies inside a man’s heart, and that even a simple act of kindness can turn any base emotion into pure gold.
INC approval not mandatory for conducting courses
A 33-year-old Keralite priest who was missing from last four days was found dead on a beach in Edinburgh in the United Kingdom, according to information received by Thiruvananthapuram- based Church sources said on Saturday..
SRCC aspirants panic as college initially refuses to accept provisional certificates; Kirori Mal witnesses a huge turnout
Questions silence of Centre, Haryana govt over issue
Cyprus leaders under pressure to strike peace deal - Rival Cypriot leaders at a make- or-break summit in Switzerland this week will come under pressure to seal an elusive peace deal for their divided island or face the consequences.
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13 Reasons Why shows that people who attempt suicide are sometimes from families like yours and mine
Trump read a new report about Russian meddling — and suggested an Obama conspiracy
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By William Booth, JERUSALEM — The Israeli air force struck three Syrian army targets in the Golan Heights on Saturday, after errant fire from the Syrian side landed in Israeli-controlled territory. Israel’s military spokesman said that 10 projectiles fired from Syria landed in open areas on the Israeli-controlled side of the Golan Heights. Israel’s government said the fire was a result of fighting in Syria and not intentionally aimed at Israeli soldiers or civilians. In response, an Israeli aircraft hit two Syrian army tanks and a heavy-machine-gun position on the Syr
A new project seeks to get residents of low income areas to use the facilities by making them more attractive
The Supreme Court’s term ends next week with growing speculation that Justice Anthony Kennedy--the panel’s most pivotal member--may retire at age 80 after 29 years on the court.
DGP says 15 to 20 Maoists gunned down in Operation Prahar
The contraband included a metallic powder suspected to be iridium
Parents protest against Ghaziabad school for expelling 64 kids - As many as parents of 29 students have received transfer certificates (TCs) through couriers, member of all India parents association of Uttar Pradesh (AIPAUP), Neeraj Bhatnagar said.
An unidentified dead body was recovered from the sector 16 metro station of Noida on Saturday, police said..
West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh on Saturday said the party had never talked about Gorkhaland nor was it in favour of formation of states on the basis of any linguistic group or community..
From retiring actors to breastfeeding politicians.
NC, Congress give a miss to all-party meeting on GST - The consultative group met here this afternoon under the chairmanship of former deputy chief minister and Member of Parliament, Muzaffar Hussain Beigh, an official spokesman said.
37 suspected dengue cases reported in Thrissur district
Capito and Portman want substantial more dollars to go toward the opioid epidemic.
Fire breaks out in a flat and spreads to the roof of the four-storey block in east London.
The Madras High Court has issued notice to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and the management of a school here on a petition alleging that several standard IX students had been detained and compelled to repeat the class..
Petra showed few signs of the appalling knife injuries to her left playing hand, securing a one-sided victory by 6-1, 1-0 retired over her friend and compatriot Lucia Safarova, who quit with a thigh strain.