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Russian presidential election sees 51.9% turnout

Russian presidential election sees 51.9% turnout

But 70 is also a number that may hang over Putin's next six years. Golos, an independent election watchdog that the Kremlin calls a "foreign agent", reported dozens of violations across the country,...

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Sex in the City star Cynthia Nixon running for New York governor

Sex in the City star Cynthia Nixon running for New York governor

The actress, best known for her role as the practical lawyer Miranda on HBO' " Sex and the City ", was born in NY. "When I grew up here, it was just my mum and me in a one-bedroom, fifth-floor wal...

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Kushner Companies Filed Dozens Of False NYC Housing Permits

On construction permit applications from 2015, the company declared that there were no rent-regulated tenants. A real estate investment startup co-founded by Jared Kushner skirted New York City ...

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Decision on appointment of prosecutors soon, says CM KCR

Decision on appointment of prosecutors soon, says CM KCR

Post by-polls defeats of the BJP in Uttar Pradesh, Congress President Rahul Gandhi had met Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar, fueling the speculations about the possible collective...

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Pakistani model reveals details about match-fixing allegations on Mohammad Shami

Pakistani model reveals details about match-fixing allegations on Mohammad Shami

I hope he comes out of this soon and I will do anything to get him out. "Alishba is neither a fan, nor a friend of Shami ... would any woman of good moral character check into a hotel with a marri...

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Aarushi-Hemraj murder case to be re-examined by Supreme Court

Aarushi-Hemraj murder case to be re-examined by Supreme Court

On 12 October a year ago, a bench of Justice BK Narayana and Justice AK Mishra overruled the trial court verdict in the Aarushi murder case of Aarushi Talwar and Hemraj and acquitted the Talwar...

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John Oliver Wants Your Help Telling Mike Pence To 'Go F**k Himself'

John Oliver Wants Your Help Telling Mike Pence To 'Go F**k Himself'

There are a few differences between the books, though. In the 20-minute rant above, Oliver breaks down some of the shadier aspects of the US Vice President's past - including his continuing friendsh...

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United Kingdom to 'consider next steps' in row with Russian Federation

United Kingdom to 'consider next steps' in row with Russian Federation

The British Embassy in Moscow told CNN it had been given a list of 23 specific individuals that were to be expelled from Russian Federation. Even US officials seem unsure how to react to Britain's...

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Conservatives win South Australian state election after 16 years in opposition

Conservatives win South Australian state election after 16 years in opposition

Steven Marshall leaves Government House after being sworn in as 46th Premier of South Australia. "We can build an environment in which all business and employers of any size can thrive and create th...

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Watch UMBC vs. Kansas State NCAA Tournament

We wanted to win tonight. Nobody plans on losing and I don't think we planned on losing. They'll miss the leadership and defense of seniors Isaiah Wilkins and Devon Hall-neither of whom will want to...

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Tit-for-tat over ex-spy poisoning: Russian Federation expels 23 United Kingdom diplomats

Tit-for-tat over ex-spy poisoning: Russian Federation expels 23 United Kingdom diplomats

Voters in Russia's Perm region said they were coming under pressure from their employers to vote Sunday - and to prove it. Messages were sent Friday to regional employees, warning that information a...

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Five graphics that show Putin's dominance in the Russian election

Five graphics that show Putin's dominance in the Russian election

Backed by state TV, the ruling party, and credited with an approval rating around 80 per cent, his victory was never in doubt. "Our people always comes together at hard times, so many thanks to some...

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Ashraf Sehrai Replaces Geelani As Tehreek-E-Hurriyat Chairman

Ashraf Sehrai Replaces Geelani As Tehreek-E-Hurriyat Chairman

In a unanimous decision taken in an extraordinary meeting of its highest decision making body, (Majlis-e-Shoora) of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat appointed Mohammad Ashraf Sehraie as interim Chairman, till the o...

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Congress seeks allies to defeat BJP in 2019

Congress seeks allies to defeat BJP in 2019

On March 19, he would participate in programmes to celebrate the completion of one year in government. The Shiv Sena , a staunch critic of the BJP since long, asked what has changed so rapidly in j...

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Yi Gang named head of People's Bank of China

Yi Gang named head of People's Bank of China

He had been the head of the General Office of the ruling Communist Party's Central Leading Group for Financial and Economic Affairs and a vice minister of the National Development and Reform Commissio...

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Facebook shares fall 5% on report of 'systemic problems' in data breach

Facebook shares fall 5% on report of 'systemic problems' in data breach

Watch Facebook's stock move in real time here . Cambridge Analytica, the data analysis firm hired by Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, stole information from 50 million Facebook users...

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Tánaiste meeting Barnier in Brussels to discuss Brexit

Tánaiste meeting Barnier in Brussels to discuss Brexit

Speaking at a news conference in Brussels on Monday, the EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier said agreement on the draft legal text for withdrawal was a "decisive step" towards Brexit . Those of u...

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Ahead Of Polls, Karnataka Pushes Separate Religion For Lingayats

Ahead Of Polls, Karnataka Pushes Separate Religion For Lingayats

Earlier on Sunday, a group of Lingayat seers had met Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah at his official residence to talk over the issue. The Lingayats account for almost 17 per cent of the s...

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Russian Federation election: Putin wins a landslide

Russian Federation election: Putin wins a landslide

About 107 million Russians were eligible to cast ballots and the central election commission said turnout was 60 percent 3 hours before polls closed in Moscow , after the authorities used both the ca...

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'Large number' of North East schools targeted by American bomb hoax

'Large number' of North East schools targeted by American bomb hoax

More than 400 schools across the United Kingdom, including some in our region, have received hoax bomb threats. Our Lady Immaculate Catholic Primary school in Tolworth, Cardinal Road School in Felth...

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Iran slams 'simple-minded' Saudi crown prince

Iran slams 'simple-minded' Saudi crown prince

Donald Trump will host Saudi Arabia's crown prince in Washington on Tuesday, giving the American president a receptive audience to denounce rival Iran and a chance to take stock of significant ch...

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DOJ plans to seek death penalty in drug overdose cases when 'appropriate'

DOJ plans to seek death penalty in drug overdose cases when 'appropriate'

The president is scheduled to unveil his plan Monday in New Hampshire , a state hard-hit by the crisis. His plan is expected to include three major parts, including raising awareness, enforcing s...

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Putin storms to landslide election win as opposition cries foul

Putin storms to landslide election win as opposition cries foul

Putin, who has ruled Russian Federation for nearly two decades, is polling at around 70 percent and is sure to extend his term to 2024 despite a lacklustre campaign. "If I want to keep working, I vote...

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Vladimir Putin Wins, Will Lead Russia for Another 6 Years

Putin called for Russian Federation to unify during his victory speech. Most world leaders, however, did not rush to congratulate the Russian president. According to the Central Election Commission ...

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Trudeau family arrives in India for state visit

Trudeau family arrives in India for state visit

PM Modi will hold bilateral talks with Trudeau on February 23 following which a number of agreements are expected to be signed. Trudeau said the visit to "one of the most attractive places in the wo...

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Boy Fatally Shoots 13-Year-Old Sister After Argument Over Video Game

Boy Fatally Shoots 13-Year-Old Sister After Argument Over Video Game

The boy shot his 13-year-old sister in the back of her death after she refused to give him the controller. Details of her condition were not immediately known. "This is all new ground for us", says ...

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Could Saturday Night Takeaway be CANCELLED following Ant's arrest?

Could Saturday Night Takeaway be CANCELLED following Ant's arrest?

Ant is now back on TV on Saturday nights alongside best pal and co-presenter Dec Donnelly, hosting Saturday Night Takeaway . One witness has reported that Ant seemed angry following the crash and ...

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'I don't want to make someone a hero': Balayya On Pawan Kalyan

'I don't want to make someone a hero': Balayya On Pawan Kalyan

On Friday, a number of TDP MPs gave their consent in writing to the motion with other opposition parties in support. Things went so far that, BJP leaders, who never took AP or CBN name, started me...

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Fodder scam: Lalu found guilty in 4th case, Jagannatha Mishra acquitted

Fodder scam: Lalu found guilty in 4th case, Jagannatha Mishra acquitted

While Yadav was convicted in the Dumka treasury scam, his alleged partner in crime and former Bihar CM, Jagannath Mishra was acquitted by the court. The bulk of the fodder scam cases were transfer...

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Parkland Counselors, Deputy Wanted Nikolas Cruz Committed in 2016

Parkland Counselors, Deputy Wanted Nikolas Cruz Committed in 2016

His decision to not enter the building during the massacre resulted in broad criticism and the officer ultimately retiring after being suspended by Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel . "If he had li...

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