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Frederic Vasseur: Renault team principal leaves role

Vasseur, who is also responsible for running the ART GP2 team, seen as a feeder team, will no longer operate in Formula One, but in a statement on F1's official...


NO Jallikattu for Pongal, Supreme Court tells Tamil Nadu

The court had earlier questioned the Centre for its January 2016 notification allowing bulls to be used in events like Jallikattu, saying that its 2014 verdict ...


Shoe hurled at Punjab CM Badal, assailant arrested

Singh was immediately arrested by the police. Had anything of that sorts happened, CM would have sustained some injury. According to the police, Gurbachan is th...


Is the BSF jawan a whistleblower or 'habitual offender'?

The jawan , Tej Bahadur Yadav made serious allegations: of them not getting enough food to eat, of them getting badly cooked meals and of how they, the jawans...


Cyprus leaders seek deal in 'historic opportunity' for peace on divided island

The proposals will be seen by only a handful of people before being placed in a United Nations vault in Geneva , a testament to the delicateness of the diploma...


Four wives, 40 children remark: Sakshi Maharaj gets ECI notice

EC showcause notice to Sakshi Maharaj: What actually Sakshi Maharaj said? "Population is rising rapidly, and so are the country's problems". Coupled with th...


Dairy Queen owner 'proudly admitted' to calling woman, kids racial slur

According to the police report , the owner was angry when the officer arrived but did not deny Ford's claims. In retaliation, Ford made a Facebook post det...


U.S. hits Russian Federation with new sanctions

Lawmaker Andrei Lugovoi, one of two suspects in the poisoning of former KGB agent Alexander Litvinenko in London in 2006, said he was baffled by the move. Russi...


Afghanistan: 30 dead, 80 injured in blasts near Afghan parliament

Mohibullah Zeer, an official in the Public Health Ministry, said another 72 people were wounded in the attack. Police immediately cordoned off the area and tw...


Seattle's new Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal shut down by Joe Biden

Jayapal said she understands Biden's decision, but would have liked to have been given the opportunity to speak. House and Senate members have jointly backed ...


Hillary Clinton makes rare appearance, gets standing ovation at 'The Color Purple'

December 8, 2016 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Clinton, who has been keeping a low profile since her loss to president-elect Donald Trump, attended the ...


WTI crude oil futures settle at $51.96/barrel

Light, sweet crude for February delivery recently lost $1.34, or 2.5%, to $52.65 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. "Investors are naturally anxious ...


Lucknow: 4 killed in hit and run case

According to police the accused was under the influence of alcohol. A former MLA's son along with son of a well-connected businessman who is member of multipl...


Team USA wins World Juniors in shootout

But in no way should USA Hockey and its fans feel as though they were the better team. For the most part, the officials swallowed their whistles, and fans were ...


Smith hails Australia turnaround, next stop India

But he said their four-Test tour of India next month presents a whole new challenge, with India coming off easy Test series victories against New Zealand and En...


As flu picks up, Minnesotans are reminded to get vaccinated

There's also some good news about the current cases of the flu. Deb Purfeerst, Rice County's Public Health director, said that vaccines are still in "adequate...


Rise above caste lines and vote: Modi at parivartan rally

In a poll survey conducted between October and December past year, voters gave a thumping mandate to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party despite the controvers...


Busy roads could be linked to dementia risk, researchers say

The researchers aren't sure what proportion is due to pollution and how much is down to years of traffic noise, but independent scientists in the United Kingd...


North Korea 'close to testing long-range missiles'

Donald Trump's "clear warning" to North Korea shows that the US President-elect is aware of the urgency of the threat posed by North Korea's nuclear program, So...


Catch Tiger Woods on Twitter in PGA Tour's New Streaming Deal

In just two weeks, that won't be a problem. The PGA TOUR has struck a deal with Twitter for the social media platform to serve as the exclusive global platf...


Mosul: Thousands of refugees stream out of Isis stronghold as fighting resumes

Since the start of the Iraqi offensive to retake Mosul in mid-October, U.S. officials have not confirmed whether American advisers would operate in the city acc...


Caught on Tape: Cop Throwing Student to Floor

The student who was slammed to the ground had tried to intervene in the fight, and one witness claimed that the girl was trying to defend her sister . Video se...


Ankara: Turkey and Russian Federation hit 100+ ISIS targets in Syria

Saying that the U.S. have accused Turkey of supporting IS, speaking at a press conference on Tuesday the Turkish leader blamed the US-led coalition for assistin...


Don't blame Israel alone for the lack of peace

On the other hand, Israel's ambassador to Washington Ron Dermer has endorsed the idea as "a great step for peace". As Kerry forewarned, without a two-state solu...


TMC anger knocks at BJP door

Bhattacharya, in her police complaint, said three motorcycle-borne men with their faces masked hurled bombs at her house at 9 pm on Tuesday, PTI reported. "TMC ...


Adolf Hitler's racist manifesto Mein Kampf is a bestseller in Germany

In January 2016, the Institute of Contemporary History released the first reprint of Adolf Hitler's " Mein Kampf " since World War II. The sales figures "over...


Russian diplomats ordered out by Obama depart USA, state department says

In a statement he said: "All Americans should be alarmed by Russia's actions". Trump has also cast doubt on US intelligence agencies' conclusion that Russ...


Judge Clears Dylann Roof To Represent Himself At Sentencing Phase Of Trial

He ordered the first mental competency exam in November, ahead of jury selection, to determine whether Roof was "suffering from a mental disease or defect to ...


Why Trump's move on ethics office will be rare

Ann Wagner, R-Ballwin, said . House speaker Paul Ryan had opposed changing the ethics rules, but failed to sway Republicans, some of whom have felt targe...


Syrian rebels threaten to boycott peace negotiations

Syrian rebel groups announced last night that they would boycott Russian-sponsored peace talks unless the regime and its allies stopped violating the ceasefire ...