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7.7% GDP growth shows Indian economy is on right track: Piyush Goyal

The Centre reported Gross Domestic Product (GDP ) growth of 7.7 percent in the fourth quarter of FY 2017-18 (at 2011-12 prices). Rapid growth in agriculture (4...


On yer bike! Deadline for unemployed millennial ordered out of parents' home

According to local media , he left a couple of hours before a midday deadline set by a judge last week. Rotondo tells TMZ . he called the cops on his father ...


USA to Impose 25% Tariff on Tech Goods From China - White House

Trade war fears had receded after the Trump administration said it had reached a deal to put ZTE Corp back in business after banning China's second-biggest...


Kim Jong Un says North's will for denuclearization 'unchanged'

Yet he also said at his news conference that hard work remains including hurdles that may appear to be insurmountable as negotiations progress on the US demand...


China urges United States to keep promise on trade issues

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is scheduled to meet with officials in Beijing on June 2-4 to continue negotiations. China's Foreign Ministry referred question...


United States hits EU, Canada and Mexico with steel, aluminium tariffs

The tariffs are part of Trump's effort to protect USA industry and workers from what he described as unfair global competition, a key theme of his "America ...


Assad threatens to expel U.S. troops from Syria by 'force'

According to USA military and Iraqi officials, the Syrian government helped fuel the insurgency by aiding the passage of hundreds of foreign fighters across the...


Trump to pardon Dinesh D'Souza

D'Souza also personally contributed $10,000 to the campaign of Republican Wendy Long , who ran unsuccessfully for Senate in NY in 2012. D'Souza, who made t...


India urges U.S. to "engage constructively" with Iran on Nuke deal

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj , responding to a question on the extradition of liquor baron Vijay Mallya, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi told...


United States surprises markets with revival of China tariffs

The Trump administration plans to shorten the length of validity for some visas issued to Chinese citizens, the State Department said today, as President Donal...


USA officials in North Korea to prepare for United States summit

Despite Kim's apparent eagerness for a summit with Trump, there are lingering doubts on whether he would ever agree to fully relinquish his nuclear weapons when...


Fears over Italy turmoil spread through global markets

Stocks in the US and Europe sank following political turmoil in Italy , which stoked fears of instability in the euro bloc. A steep drop in USA bond yields, ...


Gaza border falls quiet after Egypt brokers ceasefire

It was the largest barrage fired from Gaza targeting Israel since a 2014 war, and Israel's response would also be the biggest since then. "It could be that ...


Russian scribe turns up alive during briefing about his own ‘killing’

Officials in Russia reacted with reserved dismay to the staged assassination of a Russian journalist by Ukrainian state security services (SBU), which led to ...


Dad was playing Pokemon while French 'Spider-Man' saved tot

Paris migrant hero Mamoudou Gassama dubbed "Spiderman" rewarded by French president after he climbed several stories to reach a toddler dangling from the edg...


US following through on 25 percent Chinese tariff

The final list of items subject to the new tariffs will be released on June 15, with formal imposition of these duties occurring a few days later. The adminis...


Congressional leaders get briefings on Russia probe

Trump has also taken to now frequently using the term "Spygate" to refer to reports of an Federal Bureau of Investigation informant making contact with three ...


Trump confirms senior North Korean official is heading to United States for talks

Besides worrying about missiles, Abe has also repeatedly asked Trump to raise the issue of Japanese citizens kidnapped by North Korea four decades ago. Kim Ch...


U.S. Officials Meet With North Koreans to Discuss Summit

At the same time, the man who is basically the North Korean leader's chief of staff was spotted in the Beijing airport Monday en route to Singapore , the s...


Florida woman escapes abusive boyfriend by slipping a note to vet's staff

Floyd was charged with aggravated assault with a firearm, false imprisonment, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of ammunition by a convic...


Indiana School Shooting: Hero Teacher Recovering After Tackling Student Gunman

Erica Higgins was at Noblesville High School to pick up her son after Friday morning's shooting at Noblesville West Middle School , which she learned about at ...


Irish Catholics interpret support for abortion as ‘anti-church vote’

International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt said Ireland's vote was a "hopeful" day for Northern Ireland. Women celebrate the result of yesterday's r...


Ireland's pro-life campaign concedes defeat in abortion referendum

It's looking like we will make history", Varadkar wrote on Twitter following a divisive and often emotional campaign. Sweeney will be in the air flying ba...


Trump says North Korea summit could still happen

On Friday, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told South Korea's Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha that, despite Trump pulling out of the summit, the U.S. The ...


First named storm of season forms

On the forecast track, Alberto is expected to pass near the eastern coast of the Yucatan peninsula Friday night and be near the western tip of Cuba Saturda...


30-year-old man ordered to move out of parents' home

Thirty-year-old Michael Rotondo's parents say he refused to leave after receiving several notices. His parents, Christina and Mark Rotondo, took the highly ...


Ireland referendum could lift abortion ban

In other news, South Korea's government recently announced that it will conduct a survey of 10,000 women in upcoming months to get a sample of the prevalence ...


School Bus Crash in New Jersey Kills At Least 2, Reports Say

The teacher who died taught at the middle school. At least two were killed after a school bus collided with a dump truck and fell off a New Jersey highway on ...


Man shot by police during confrontation at Trump National Doral, reports say

Miami-Dade Police Director Juan Perez said Oddi tried to lure police into a gunfight. The president's son, Eric TrumpEric Frederick TrumpUS paid Trump's Sco...


Amid Trump threats, Tehran says nuclear deal is all-or-nothing

The danger that military tensions in the Middle East will mount after the USA decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal is growing, Russian Deputy For...


Off with e's head: e-cig explosion causes first vaping death

An autopsy has confirmed that Florida man Tallmadge D'Elia may have been the very first death caused by an exploding vape pen . At the time of his death, D'E...


Packers not expected to pursue WR Dez Bryant

Shortly after being released by the Cowboys last month, the Baltimore Ravens showed serious interest in Bryant as they wanted him to join Michael Crabtree ...


Four killed in latest Indonesia 'terror' assault

This was the second attack on a police premise in the country since Monday. The church bombing family - whose father was named a local JAD leader - and two ot...


US Identifies Suspect in Leak of CIA Hacking Tools

Prior to joining the CIA, Schulte worked for the National Security Agency. The Post reports that federal prosecutors obtained a search warrant previous year f...


Malaysia: Opposition icon Anwar gets royal pardon, released from prison

Once a high flyer in the ruling party, Anwar was convicted of homosexual sodomy — and an additional charge of corruption — in 1998 amid a power struggle with Ma...


On eve of teacher march, North Carolina lawmakers promise raises

Multiple school districts and counties followed suit. Johnson, a Republican, said in a statement last week that teacher pay is important and has been improvin...


Woman killed in explosion at California medical facility

A powerful explosion tore through an Aliso Viejo office building that houses a medical office on Tuesday afternoon, killing a woman, injuring three other people...


Muslims in Singapore to mark start of Ramadan on May 17

The start date is set by both lunar calculations and physical sightings which determine when the last day of one lunar month ends and a new one begins. The Rama...


North Korea Begins Dismantling Nuclear Test Site

South Korea's president on Monday welcomed the announcement as the beginning of North Korea's nuclear disarmament. Still, analysts say the closure wouldn't repr...


Gov. Brown orders flags to half-staff for Peace Officers Memorial Day

This year's memorial is held in memory of the 16 Texas law enforcement officers who were killed in the line of duty in the past year. He told the crowd abou...