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ISLAMABAD, Nov 22:  Pakistan’s ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family members today appeared before an anti-graft court here as trial resumed into the corruption cases filed against them in the high-profile Panama Papers scandal. Sharif, his daughter Maryam … More
LONDON, Nov 23:  Drinking three to four cups of coffee a day may lower the risk of death and develo More
NAGPUR, Nov 23:  Denied by the ‘Weather Gods’ in the opening Test, a supremely confident India More
WASHINGTON, Nov 23:  An expert human pilot was successfully able to beat flying drones controlled b More
AUSTIN, Texas, Nov 23:   A US district judge in Austin on Wednesday struck down parts of a Texas l More
UNITED NATIONS, Nov 23: Widespread atrocities against Rohingya Muslim women and girls have been orchestrated and perpetrated by Myanmar’s military and may amount to war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide, the UN envoy on sexual violence in conflict said … More
CHICAGO, Nov 23:  A US lawmaker from Texas apologised today for an explicit photo released on the internet, saying he had erred in judgement when pursuing consensual sexual relationships with women. The photo shows Congressman Joe Barton nude, with his … More
WASHINGTON, Nov 23: Attorney General Jeff Sessions is ordering a far-ranging review of the FBI database containing information for use in background checks on prospective gun buyers. The move today comes after the Air Force acknowledged that a man who … More
PHILADELPHIA (US), Nov 23: A New Jersey woman who was helped by a homeless man after she ran out of gas on an interstate in Philadelphia has raised more than USD 60,000 for the good Samaritan. Kate McClure, 27, started … More
PANAMA CITY, Nov 23:  Latin America and the Caribbean is the most violent region in the world for women, the United Nations said today, highlighting Central America and Mexico as particularly dangerous. In a report presented in Panama, UN Women … More
BEIJING, Nov 23:  China’s internet regulator had said it will purge the “evil influence” of its former top official who the ruling Communist Party has put under investigation for suspected corruption. The official, Lu Wei, was suspected of serious discipline … More
LOS ANGELES, Nov 23:  Actor Jude Law is in talks to play the male lead opposite Oscar-winning actor Brie Larson in “Captain Marvel”. Larson will portray the titular role in the Marvel movie, which will also see Samuel L Jackson … More
LOS ANGELES, Nov 23:  Actor Alexander Skarsgard has joined the cast of drama series “The Little Drummer Girl”. The six-part series is based on the spy novel by the same name from author John le Carre, and actor Florence Pugh … More
LONDON, Nov 23: Sanjay Leela Bhansali-directed “Padmavati”, whose release has been postponed amid the protests here, has been cleared by British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) for the UK audience. The BBFC has given the film a 12A rating and … More
SEOUL, Nov 23:  South Korean students sat for their highly competitive university entrance exam on Thursday, a week after it was postponed for the first time ever because of safety concerns after an earthquake. Schoolmates, teachers and relatives gathered in … More