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Railways suspend seven men as coaches roll down track without engine

Railways suspend seven men as coaches roll down track without engine

The alert staff stopped the coaches by putting stones and bringing the train to a halt, the railway spokesperson said, adding the section from Titlagarh towards Kesinga has a downward slope. Accordi...

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Brazil's da Silva in police custody

Brazil's da Silva in police custody

Lula was flown by police to the southern city of Curitiba - where he was tried and convicted late past year - and then taken to the federal police headquarters last Saturday to serve his sentence. But...

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Cambridge Analytica whistleblower thinks Facebook data breach affected more users than reported

Cambridge Analytica whistleblower thinks Facebook data breach affected more users than reported

The data Cambridge Analytica obtained was originally collected by University of Cambridge psychology professor Aleksandr Kogan. Wylie accused Vote Leave of improperly channeling cash through Aggre...

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Ken Starr: Mueller Appears to Be Investigating 'Russian Invasion' Not Trump 'Collusion'

Ken Starr: Mueller Appears to Be Investigating 'Russian Invasion' Not Trump 'Collusion'

Three officials said Thursday that the Treasury Department would implement the sanctions under the Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act, known as CAATSA, which was overwhelmingly pas...

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1998 black buck poaching case: The hunt returns to haunt

1998 black buck poaching case: The hunt returns to haunt

Salman Khan is accused of killing two blackbucks in the Kankani village near Jodhpur in 1998 during the shooting of the film " Hum Saath Saath Hain ". His lawyers said he would have to spend the ...

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Trump says China will Eliminate trade Hurdles - Tweet

Trump says China will Eliminate trade Hurdles - Tweet

Treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin said he was "cautiously optimistic" that the USA and China could reach an agreement before any tariffs went into place, but he also said "there is the potential of a ...

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Palestinians protest along Israel-Gaza border

Palestinians protest along Israel-Gaza border

The EU has questioned Israel's use of force during clashes. I live in Gaza City . But rights groups have harshly criticised Israeli soldiers' actions, and Palestinians say protesters are being ...

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Four arrested ahead of planned Berlin half marathon knife attacks

Four arrested ahead of planned Berlin half marathon knife attacks

German newspaper Die Welt says the main suspect in the foiled Berlin half-marathon plot "wanted to avenge the death of Amri". Four men, one of whom is suspected of planning the assault, were detai...

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Governors could be powerless to deny Trump troop request

Governors could be powerless to deny Trump troop request

Oregon's governor says that if President Donald Trump asks to dispatch members of her state's National Guard to the USA southern border, she'll "say no". It's unclear if Trump will ask for troops ...

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Two family dogs die in house fire

Two family dogs die in house fire

They could have also been swept away by seawater because no one in the SUV was wearing a seatbelt, officials said. An autopsy will be performed on the body on Tuesday, police said. They crashed of...

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Fourth Dalit BJP MP writes to PM Modi

Fourth Dalit BJP MP writes to PM Modi

Moments after both houses of parliament ended in a clatter of protests , members of the ruling BJP-led coalition and the opposition Congress took their fight outside. "So it is our national duty not...

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Indian women create history, win first team table tennis CWG gold

Indian women create history, win first team table tennis CWG gold

Following Davies was Fiji's Apolonia Vaivai , who lifted 216 kg to finish with the bronze medal. It was, however, Steven Kari from Papua New Guinea who stole the show with his combined lift o...

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Lionel Messi bags hat-trick as Barcelona equal La Liga unbeaten record

Lionel Messi bags hat-trick as Barcelona equal La Liga unbeaten record

Ernesto Valverde has shown this season he doesn't like to make too many changes, but in the midst of a packed schedule, he brought in Thomas Vermaelen, Andre Gomes and Ousmane Dembele . The visito...

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Manchester City stunned by rivals Manchester United in thrilling derby

Manchester City stunned by rivals Manchester United in thrilling derby

With less than 10 minutes left City nearly drew level but Ashley Young made a timely clearance. "The first half was negative of Pogba - he did not threaten the midfield or the backline and was pas...

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Who Will Walk Trump Back From This Trade War?

Who Will Walk Trump Back From This Trade War?

Chinese and US officials haven't held talks "for a period of time" on any economic or trade issues, Gao said. That itself was 11 hours after the White House announced a list of 1,333 Chinese imports f...

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Trump touts falling aluminum prices after tariffs

The President took to Twitter and a radio interview to make his case after he threatened tariffs on $100 billion more in Chinese goods . He added that the guys in charge of USA trade laws and...

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Israeli Forces Journalist Target During "Great March" Succumbs To His Injuries

The protests, created to last six weeks, are in support of refugees, including those in the Palestinian enclave who want to return to their former homes in what is now Israel. But Palestinians say una...

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Russia's ambassador in United Kingdom requests meeting with Boris Johnson over Salisbury attack

Russia's ambassador in United Kingdom requests meeting with Boris Johnson over Salisbury attack

It comes as speculation mounted that the Skripals could be able to offer officers investigating the Salisbury nerve agent attack missing clues as the pair continue to recover. Worldwide watchdog the O...

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Hungary's future at stake in general elections: Orban

Hungary's future at stake in general elections: Orban

The Fidesz-led coalition is projected to secure a majority to give Orban a 3rd consecutive term. Previous constitutional changes have put Mr Orban on a collision course with Brussels, including move...

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Facebook suspends another data analytics firm, AggregateIQ

Facebook suspends another data analytics firm, AggregateIQ

Zuckerberg's missives were sent in the normal Messenger window. He also mentioned how artificial intelligence (AI) tools were employed to keep Macedonian trolls from spreading misinformation durin...

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Commonwealth Games: Another draw for Pakistan as England held to 2-2

Commonwealth Games: Another draw for Pakistan as England held to 2-2

The 21-year-old Rahul, who is a Commonwealth Championships gold-medallist, lifted a total of 338kg (151kg+187kg) to finish on top. But I couldn't do that because of my injury. "I didn't want to touch ...

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Facebook says it should have audited Cambridge Analytica

Facebook says it should have audited Cambridge Analytica

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify at a hearing before U.S. Congress next week. The company said , "After Sony Pictures' emails were hacked in 2014 we made a number of changes to protec...

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'No innocent people in Gaza' says Israeli defence minister

Attempts were made by Palestinians to infiltrate into Israel under the cover of a smoke screen, in addition to explosive devices and firebombs thrown toward IDF soldiers and attempts to damage the sec...

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Andhra Assembly passes resolution seeking special Parliament session to discuss Reorganisation Act

Andhra Assembly passes resolution seeking special Parliament session to discuss Reorganisation Act

The MPs had been forcibly removed from outside PM Modi's residence on Lok Kalyan Marg and were packed into buses to take them to the police station, but they continued waving their placards and rais...

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South Korean court jails former president Park for 24 years

South Korean court jails former president Park for 24 years

Park has been held at a detention center near Seoul since her arrest in March 2017, but she refused to attend Friday's court session, citing sickness. She has also denied all wrongdoing. She was a...

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Rich letter: Donald Trump and Russian Federation

Apart from the seven oligarchs punished, 12 companies that they own or control were also sanctioned, including B-Finance based in the British Virgin Islands, Basic Element, EN+ Group, EuroSibEnergo (a...

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Opposition turning increasingly violent against BJP: Modi

Opposition turning increasingly violent against BJP: Modi

All the opposition parties are continuously calling for unity to defeat the BJP. When huge floods occur, everything is washed away. Mr. Chavan also criticised Mr. Nearly a week ago, Savitri Bai Ph...

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Robbery: Kwara police arrest seven persons

Robbery: Kwara police arrest seven persons

He said: " Yesterday's savage attack on unsuspecting citizens and establishments in Offa LGA, that led to significant loss of lives and injury is a despicable act committed by cruel individuals ". Spe...

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US, NK Officials Directly Talking About Plans for Summit

US, NK Officials Directly Talking About Plans for Summit

According to the officials, the North Koreans are pushing to hold the meeting in Pyongyang, although it was unclear whether the White House would be willing. Officials say once the meeting's location ...

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Indian court grants bail to Bollywood star Salman Khan

Indian court grants bail to Bollywood star Salman Khan

Bhai, as he is popularly known, was accompanied by his father Salim Khan, mother Sushila Charak, Shera, other family members, sister Alvira and Arpita and a nephew. Bollywood actor Salman Khan's adv...

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