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Soldiers patrol India's Kolkata after election violence

Soldiers patrolled the centre of Kolkata, the capital of India's West Bengal state, on Wednesday a day after rival political supporters clashed during campaigning for the country's...

Soldiers patrol India's Kolkata after election violence

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Sri Lanka soldiers patrol areas hit by anti-Muslim violence Sri Lankan soldiers in armored vehicles on Tuesday patrolled towns hit by sectarian violence this week as residents recalled how Muslims had hid in p...
13:00, 05/14/2019

After Violence In Kolkata, Mamata Banerjee-BJP War Of Words: 10 Facts BJP chief Amit Shah's first roadshow in Kolkata ended with violence, arson and a police lathicharge today as the rallyists clashed with students hold...
20:56, 05/14/2019

Amid Battle With BJP Over Kolkata Violence, Trinamool Cites "Evidence" Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress has claimed to have "irrefutable evidence" that BJP goons are responsible for yesterday's violence at Amit Shah'...
18:14, 05/15/2019

Violence At Amit Shah's Kolkata Rally; Stones Thrown, Vehicles Burnt BJP chief Amit Shah's mega rally in Kolkata, that wowed residents with scale and street-party air, ran into trouble later this evening. Clashes broke...
20:56, 05/14/2019

Moon Moon Sen's Gaffe No. 2, Says Kolkata Clashes "Tiny Bit Of Violence" Actor-turned-politician Moon Moon Sen, a Trinamool Congress candidate for the national election, was again accused of making a comment that undermine...
14:28, 05/19/2019

Soldiers held hostage, villagers killed: the untold story of Venezuelan aid violence At dawn on February 22, as Venezuela's opposition was preparing to bring humanitarian aid into the country, a convoy of military vehicles drove into ...
16:56, 05/21/2019

Benin: Soldiers shoot at protesters in post-election unrest Footage of the demonstrations shows security services firing their guns and water cannons at crowds. Activists have warned of deteriorating freedoms ...
01:42, 05/03/2019

Protesters in Benin clash with police in post-election violence Security forces in Benin's capital Cotonou on Thursday fired weapons to disperse crowds protesting against the exclusion of opposition parties from l...
19:42, 05/02/2019

Trinamool Seeks Election Commission's Intervention Over Asansol Violence A Trinamool Congress (TMC) delegation led by party MP Shukhendu Shekhar Roy on Monday sought time from Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) West Bengal ...
12:28, 04/29/2019

Indonesian police arrest at least 20 amid post-election violence Indonesian police have arrested at least 20 people accused of provoking riots in Jakarta following official results showing President Joko Widodo had...
06:00, 05/22/2019

Violence flares in West Bengal as voting in Indian election ends Violent clashes broke out in India's eastern state of West Bengal again on Sunday in the final phase of the staggered election that will decide wheth...
19:42, 05/19/2019

Violence Erupts in Indonesia’s Capital in Wake of Presidential Election Results The authorities said they would limit social media access one day after supporters of a defeated presidential candidate took to the streets in protes...
13:28, 05/22/2019

Trinamool Seeks Meeting With Election Body After Amit Shah Rally Violence The Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Tuesday sought a meeting with the Election Commission over the destruction of a statue of Bengali writer and philosop...
03:56, 05/15/2019

2 Climbers From Kolkata Die On Kanchenjunga In Nepal Two Indian climbers died near the summit of Mount Kanchenjunga during an expedition on the world's third highest mountain in Nepal, their hiking comp...
12:56, 05/16/2019

Ex-Kolkata Top Cop Gets 7 Days To Seek Protection From Arrest By CBI Former Kolkata police chief Rajeev Kumar has been given seven days to seek protection from arrest by the CBI for his alleged role in destroying evide...
08:56, 05/17/2019

2 Climbers From Kolkata Die On Kanchenjunga, One Had Reached Summit Two Indian climbers from Kolkata have died near the summit of Mount Kanchenjunga during an expedition on the world's third highest mountain in Nepal....
12:56, 05/16/2019

Top Court Asks CBI For Proof After It Seeks Custody Of Ex-Kolkata Top Cop The Supreme Court today asked the CBI to show evidence for seeking custodial interrogation of former Kolkata police chief Rajeev Kumar for his allege...
10:56, 04/30/2019

Top Court Refuses To Set Up Special Bench For Ex-Kolkata Top Cop's Plea The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to set up special bench to hear former Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar's plea seeking extension of the ...
11:14, 05/21/2019

Ex-Kolkata Top Cop, Sent To Delhi, Fails To Report At Home Ministry Former Kolkata police chief Rajeev Kumar did not turn up at the Home Ministry in Delhi where he was supposed to reach by 10 am today, after the Elect...
12:56, 05/16/2019

Bodies Of 2 Kolkata Mountaineers Killed On Kanchenjunga Found The bodies of two Indian mountaineers, who died in Nepal due to high altitude sickness near the summit of Mount Kanchenjunga during an expedition to ...
19:14, 05/19/2019

Supreme Court Order On Protection From Arrest To Ex-Kolkata Top Cop Today The Supreme Court is scheduled to pronounce verdict on Friday on the CBI application seeking vacation of the order which granted interim protection f...
21:28, 05/16/2019

Cyclone Fani: Bhubaneswar Airport Closes At Midnight, Kolkata Tomorrow No flights will take off or land from Kolkata's Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport from 9.30pm tomorrow till 6pm on Saturday as Cyclone...
19:14, 05/02/2019

"Wouldn't Have Escaped Unhurt But For CRPF": Amit Shah On Kolkata Clashes BJP president Amit Shah today blamed Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and her Trinamool for the violence, arson and vandalism at his roadshow in...
14:56, 05/15/2019

What's on TV: 'What/If,' 'Doom Patrol' and 'Killing Eve' Even though Game of Thrones has finished, HBO will try to keep viewers engaged with a post-series show on Sunday night. For others, there are finales...
05:56, 05/21/2019

5 Best Street Foods Of Kolkata | Bengali Street Food Recipes Street Foods of Kolkata: Here are our 5 best street foods of Kolkata along with key ingredients and a step by step process to try at home. From kathi...
17:28, 05/13/2019

OVPD patrol car occupied by interesting guest ORO VALLEY, Ariz. – The Oro Valley Police Department found an interesting guest hitching a ride in one of their patrol vehicles Monday. In a Fa...
03:56, 05/24/2019

Border Patrol official to Congress: 'We can't arrest our way out of this problem' A top U.S. Border Patrol official tells Fox News that the immigration situation unfolding in America is “no longer constrained to the border” – forci...
23:14, 05/10/2019

Border Patrol arrests two women on smuggling charges YUMA – Federal authorities say two women have been arrested, after they were caught with nearly 90 pounds of methamphetamine hidden inside thei...
22:42, 05/22/2019

Tucson Sector Border Patrol Agent bit by migrant A migrant woman is facing charges after she allegedly bit a Tucson Sector Border Patrol Agent. According to Customs and Border Protection, last Thurs...
15:00, 05/20/2019

Border Patrol wants to build new tent to detain migrants HOUSTON (AP) — The U.S. Border Patrol says it plans to build another tent facility in South Texas one week after a tent for processing migrants opene...
06:28, 05/11/2019

Nearly 1,000 migrants detained by Yuma Border Patrol this weekend TUCSON – Nearly 1,000 undocumented immigrants were taken into custody after Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents spotted the group attempting to en...
09:42, 05/21/2019

Guatemalan teenage boy dies in U.S. Border Patrol custody A 16-year-old Guatemalan boy died on Monday in U.S. Border Patrol custody in Texas, U.S. officials said, making him the fifth Guatemalan minor to die...
22:00, 05/20/2019

Fifth migrant child dies after being detained by US border patrol Sixteen-year-old Guatemalan was detained in Texas on 13 May and found unresponsive on Monday, Customs and Border Protection saidThe US government say...
19:42, 05/20/2019

NYPD cop loses control of patrol scooter in Manhattan This cop may need a refresher course on riding a scooter if he’s ever going to chase down criminals on it. A video making the rounds on social ...
23:14, 05/05/2019

Israel says 2 soldiers wounded by gunfire from Gaza GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Israeli military says two soldiers have been wounded by gunshots from the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip. The army said...
19:14, 05/03/2019

Maltese soldiers charged with migrant murder Tasked with rescuing migrants who arrive on Malta's shores, two soldiers have been charged with murdering two men who arrived from Ivory Coast. Charg...
23:42, 05/19/2019

Trump says considering pardons for some U.S. soldiers accused of war crimes U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he was considering pardons for "two or three" American soldiers charged with war crimes, a move he also sa...
05:42, 05/25/2019

Trump says he may pardon soldiers accused of war crimes “Some of these soldiers are people that have fought hard and long,” the president said. “You know, we teach them how to be great fighters, and then w...
23:42, 05/24/2019

Trump says to consider pardons for some U.S. soldiers accused of war crimes U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he is considering pardons for "two or three" American soldiers charged with war crimes, a move he also sai...
03:28, 05/25/2019

Dozens of Border Patrol agents to be trained to screen for asylum LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. (AP) – Immigration officials say they will train dozens of U.S. border patrol agents to start screening immigrants on the...
05:28, 05/09/2019

Desert View HS student released from Border Patrol custody TUCSON – The Desert View High School student that was detained by Border Patrol during a traffic stop was released from custody Wednesday. Thom...
05:28, 05/09/2019

Trump taps ex-Obama border patrol chief as ICE Director WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is tapping a former border patrol chief who served in the Obama administration to lead Immigration and Custo...
18:28, 05/05/2019

Photos show Border Patrol saving migrant boy from drowning _____ Photos show a Border Patrol agent saving a Honduran child who almost drowned while trying to cross the Rio Grande to enter the United States. F...
19:28, 05/18/2019

Border Patrol rescues stranded migrants west of Tucson TUCSON – U.S. Border Patrol agents have rescued a number of distressed migrants in the desert west of Tucson. In the first incident at around 1...
04:56, 05/04/2019

Radio ads offer to 'help out' migrants trying to enter US, Border Patrol official says U.S. Customs and Border Protection this week claimed that advertisements aired on the radio in Central America are urging migrants to come to the U.S...
07:00, 04/29/2019

Trump: Border Patrol catching record numbers of ‘bad hombres’ A day after announcing a new immigration plan, President Trump declared that Border Patrol is rounding up “record numbers” of “bad ‘hombres’” who wil...
18:56, 05/17/2019

British soldier killed by elephant during anti-poaching patrol Mathew Talbot of Coldstream Guards died on deployment in Malawi, MoD confirmsA British soldier has died while on anti-poaching work in Malawi, the Mi...
22:42, 05/07/2019

APNewsBreak: Iowa patrol lieutenant faces inquiry over move IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa State Patrol is conducting an internal investigation into a manager who received $40,000 in benefits to relocate to w...
19:28, 05/07/2019

Civil Air Patrol’s Arizona Wing conducts emergency exercise PHOENIX (AP) – The Arizona Wing of the Civil Air Patrol is conducting an exercise featuring a simulated emergency to demonstrate to a U.S. Air ...
04:00, 05/19/2019

Arizona Students Protest Border Patrol Detention of Classmate More than 100 classmates called for the release of Thomas Torres-Maytorena, 18, who was detained last week after the authorities say he “indicated” h...
02:14, 05/08/2019

Trump names border patrol chief under Obama to take over Ice agency Mark Morgan, a former FBI agent, supported a border wall – one of Trump’s signature 2016 election campaign issuesDonald Trump said on Sunday that Mar...
19:56, 05/05/2019

Obama border patrol chief on immigration crisis: Congress not 'looking at what they need to do right now' President Obama’s border patrol chief said Monday that he isn’t optimistic Congress can end the immigration crisis on the southern border--or even wa...
23:00, 04/29/2019

Germany to train Saudi soldiers despite Yemen war concerns Seven Saudi soldiers are to receive officer's training from the German military starting in July. But some lawmakers have accused the German governme...
16:14, 05/01/2019

GOP lawmaker: US soldiers threatened with kidnapping and killing in Iran The decision to bolster U.S. military presence in the Persian Gulf was made after a Hezbollah proxy group received instructions to kill and kidnap U....
07:00, 05/18/2019

Official: Taliban overrun 2 outposts, 15 soldiers killed KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says the Taliban have launched an assault on two security outposts in western Badghis province, killing ...
16:14, 05/10/2019

Attacks in Pakistani province kill 3 soldiers, 2 coalminers A Pakistani local official says three soldiers and two coalminers were killed in attacks in the country's volatile southwestern Baluchistan province....
13:14, 05/10/2019

2 Maltese soldiers arrested in drive-by slaying of migrant VALLETTA, Malta (AP) — Malta’s prime minister has announced that two armed forces members have been arrested in connection with a fatal drive-b...
17:42, 05/18/2019

At least 17 Niger soldiers killed in ambush: government spokesman Gunmen killed at least 17 Nigerien troops in an ambush near the Malian border, where several jihadist groups are active, and another 11 soldiers are ...
18:42, 05/15/2019

In photos: Soldiers place flags at Arlington for Memorial Day Old Guard U.S. Army soldiers place American flags at the tombstones of the fallen at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., on May 23, 2019 i...
19:14, 05/24/2019

Dramatic video shows Florida man hop into patrol car before high-speed chase Newly-released dash cam footage shows a Florida man hopping into a police cruiser — and taking troopers on a dramatic 11-mile chase that reache...
16:14, 05/20/2019

Trump, Via Tweet, Names Pro-Wall Former Border Patrol Director to Head ICE President Donald Trump has picked Mark Morgan, a former director of the U.S. Border Patrol under the Obama administration, to head U.S. Immigration a...
00:56, 05/06/2019

Trump Names Mark Morgan, Former Head of Border Patrol, to Lead ICE Mr. Morgan led the Border Patrol during the last months of the Obama administration, but he has expressed agreement with many of President Trump’s ha...
21:42, 05/05/2019

Migrant boy, 2, dies after being detained by US Border Patrol; 4th death of minor since December A Guatemalan official says a 2½-year-old migrant child has died after crossing the border, the fourth to die in U.S. custody since December. ...
07:00, 05/16/2019

Trump announces Obama-era Border Patrol chief Mark Morgan will take over ICE President Trump announced on Sunday that the former head of the U.S. Border Patrol under President Barack Obama will be his administration’s new chie...
18:56, 05/05/2019

Records show border patrol agent called migrants “subhuman” PHOENIX (AP) — A Border Patrol agent in Arizona sent texts calling immigrants “savages” and “subhuman” the month before using his patrol vehicle to k...
09:42, 05/21/2019

Border patrol official gives Fox News first-hand look at ‘ground zero’ for illegal crossings Migrants who cross the U.S.-Mexico border are being spotted on a daily basis casually walking down a dirt road in an area immigration officials call ...
21:14, 05/16/2019

The ACLU Is Taking on Border Patrol Over the Fatal Shooting of a Guatemalan Woman The ACLU of Texas has filed a $100 million claim for damages against the U.S. government over the fatal shooting of a Guatemalan woman by Border Patr...
08:42, 05/24/2019

Migrants sleep on ground, rig awnings at Texas Border Patrol station Reuters photos taken on Wednesday show adults and children outside the U.S. Border Patrol station for migrants in McAllen, Texas, sleeping on the gro...
00:28, 05/16/2019

Border Patrol Initiative brings awareness of desert dangers to migrants TUCSON — It’s a journey migrants take to come to the United States, traveling through the hot desert. Border Patrol shows how the trek ca...
06:28, 05/10/2019

Maduro tells soldiers to fight 'coup plotters' after May Day clashes One person was killed and dozens injured during May Day clashes, according to human rights monitors. More than 150 people were arrested, the governme...
15:56, 05/02/2019

Trump: Mexican soldiers 'probably' used confrontation with US troops as a diversion for smugglers "Better not happen again! We are now sending ARMED SOLDIERS to the Border," the president wrote in a post on Twitter. "Mexico is not doing nearly eno...
19:00, 04/28/2019

US would need ‘one million soldiers’ to defeat Iran, warns Brit admiral US FORCES would need at least one million soldiers to defeat and occupy Iran in what could be another Iraq War-style quagmire, a top Brit admiral has...
20:28, 05/19/2019

Retired Lebanese soldiers picket central bank over cuts Retired soldiers in Lebanon, concerned about any pension or benefit cuts as the government debates a draft budget, started picketing the Central Bank...
04:00, 05/13/2019

Two French soldiers killed freeing four captives in West Africa PARIS — Two French soldiers have been killed in a military operation in the West African nation of Burkina Faso that freed four people from the U.S.,...
00:00, 05/11/2019

Militants kill at least 25 Nigerian soldiers, some civilians in ambush: sources Islamist insurgents killed at least 25 soldiers and a number of civilians in an ambush in northeast Nigeria on Saturday morning, two security sources...
21:14, 05/25/2019

Islamic State claims responsibility for attack on Niger soldiers Islamic State claimed responsibility on Thursday for an attack on Niger soldiers near the Mali border, the group’s Amaq news agency said, without pro...
16:00, 05/16/2019

Islamic State claims it killed 10 soldiers in northeastern Nigeria Islamic State (IS) killed 10 Nigerian soldiers in an attack on the northeastern town of Magumeri, the group claimed through its news agency AMAQ on S...
21:28, 05/04/2019

Trump may pardon US soldiers accused or convicted of war crimes – report New York Times says pardons could come around Memorial DayNavy Seal and Green Beret accused of killing unarmed civiliansDonald Trump has asked for fi...
00:42, 05/19/2019

Donald Trump Says He Plans To Pardon Some Soldiers Accused Of War Crimes US President Donald Trump said on Friday he was considering pardons for "two or three" American soldiers charged with war crimes, a move he also said...
08:28, 05/25/2019

Two French soldiers killed in rescue of four hostages in Burkina Faso Two French soldiers were killed in a night-time rescue of four foreign hostages including two French citizens from the clutches of a militant group d...
14:14, 05/10/2019

Four Turkish soldiers killed in attacks by Kurdish militants, Turkey says Four Turkish soldiers were killed and two others wounded in two separate attacks by Kurdish militants on Saturday, the Turkish defense ministry said,...
21:28, 05/04/2019

Islamic State claims it killed 11 soldiers in northeastern Nigeria Islamic State (IS) killed 11 Nigerian soldiers in an attack on the northeastern town of Gajiganna, the group claimed through its news agency AMAQ on ...
06:42, 05/12/2019

2 Malta soldiers charged with race crimes in migrant death Two Maltese soldiers have pleaded not guilty to charges they participated in a racially-motivated, fatal drive-by shooting of a migrant from Ivory Co...
16:00, 05/19/2019

Newly appointed Thai Senate includes many soldiers, police BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s newly appointed 250-member Senate, which will play a crucial role in selecting the country’s next prime ministe...
10:28, 05/14/2019

Two French soldiers killed rescuing hostages in west Africa South Korean, US and French hostages are safe after overnight raid, France saysFrench special forces have freed two French hostages, an American and ...
15:00, 05/10/2019

France honors soldiers killed freeing hostages in Africa PARIS (AP) — France is honoring two special forces officers killed in an operation that freed four hostages held in Burkina Faso. The French public w...
11:42, 05/14/2019

Israeli soldiers shoot blindfolded, handcuffed Palestinian as he tried to flee Israeli soldiers shot a blindfolded, handcuffed Palestinian teenager who had been arrested on suspicion of taking part in disturbances as he tried to...
20:00, 04/28/2019

French soldiers killed while freeing tourists in West Africa Two French soldiers have been killed in a military operation in the West African nation of Burkina Faso that freed two French tourists and two others...
13:42, 05/10/2019

Election Results 2019: How to Check Election Result Online via Google, App, Website Election Results 2019 will be declared on May 23. Check Lok Sabha election results on NDTV website, Android, iOS app and official social media channe...
10:14, 05/21/2019

Turkey election board rejects opposition bids to annul Erdogan's 2018 election victory Turkey's High Election Board (YSK) has rejected bids by opposition parties to annul all votes in the Istanbul local elections, as well as last year's...
18:28, 05/13/2019

The Latest: Election board orders Istanbul election redone The Latest on disputed mayoral elections in Turkey (all times local): 7:35 p.m. Turkey's state-run news agency says the country's highest electoral b...
22:42, 05/06/2019

Kerala Lok Sabha Election Results: How To Check Election Result Lok Sabha Election Results in Kerala, along with all other states, will be declared tomorrow. The counting of votes will begin at 8 am and the final ...
18:56, 05/22/2019

Election 2019: Get Quickest Live Updates of Election Results How to get the quickest live updates of election results for the Indian general elections of 2019 that will be announced later today, deciding who wi...
07:42, 05/23/2019

Netanyahu's re-election plans in limbo as election too close to call Benjamin Netanyahu's hopes of securing a record fifth term as Israeli Prime Minister are on hold for the moment after early results showed a tight el...
20:00, 04/28/2019

California college disinvites US Border Patrol from job fair citing possible 'distress and concern' A California college disinvited U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) from a jobs fair on Tuesday, arguing that the agency’s presence would cause ...
04:56, 05/01/2019

Man arrested in Florida after driving stolen truck with caskets inside, Highway Patrol says A man was arrested in Jacksonville, Florida on Monday after he was allegedly driving a stolen box truck with stolen caskets inside, according to Flor...
07:00, 05/14/2019

Guatemalan teen dies at Border Patrol station, 5th minor to die in US custody in 6 months Customs and Border Protection said the 16-year-old from Guatemala was found unresponsive during a welfare check in the Rio Grande Valley.  ...
06:28, 05/21/2019

Top Border Patrol official: Facilities not 'designed to handle' heavy flow of immigrants A top border patrol official said Monday on “Fox & Friends” that facilities intended to house migrants and illegal immigrant detainees were “not desi...
02:28, 05/07/2019

US immigration system 'needs a reboot, but bigger detention spaces could help, Border Patrol official says A recent request from the White House for Congress to supply an additional $1.4 billion in funding to deal with the crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border ...
17:56, 05/20/2019

Islamist insurgents kill at least 25 Nigerian soldiers, some civilians in ambush: sources Islamist insurgents killed at least 25 Nigerian soldiers in an ambush on Saturday morning, two people with knowledge of the battle said, bringing the...
20:14, 05/25/2019

2 French Soldiers Killed Freeing American and 3 Other Hostages in West Africa (PARIS) — Two French soldiers have been killed in a military operation in the West African nation of Burkina Faso that freed four people from t...
19:28, 05/10/2019

3 Hostages Rescued From Burkina Faso "Hell", 2 French Soldiers Killed Three hostages freed by French commandos from terrorists in Burkina Faso arrived in Paris on Saturday, expressing sorrow at the death of two French s...
12:42, 05/12/2019

Amid Euphoria in Sudan, a Delicate Dance Over Who Will Lead: Soldiers or Civilians? Outside defense headquarters, protesters celebrated the ouster of an autocrat. Inside, the generals were still in charge. Distrust abounds between th...
17:14, 04/29/2019

Buttigieg: ‘It’s disgusting’ that Trump is reportedly considering pardoning soldiers convicted of war crimes The Democratic presidential aspirant, who served in Afghanistan as a Navy Reserve intelligence officer, was interviewed at a Washington Post Live eve...
23:42, 05/23/2019

Venezuelan soldiers oversee fuel rationing in some towns amid shortages Soldiers oversaw rationing of gasoline at service stations in several parts of Venezuela on Sunday as worsening fuel shortages forced angry drivers t...
01:00, 05/20/2019

Brazil military court frees soldiers pending killing trial A top Brazilian military court has ordered nine soldiers to be released while they await trial in an April shooting that killed two people in Rio de ...
23:56, 05/23/2019

France honors soldiers who died during hostage rescue in Burkina Faso An American woman who was taken hostage in Burkina Faso was nearly handed over to al-Qaida militants before she was rescued by U.S. commandos, a Fren...
18:28, 05/14/2019

Soldiers oversee fuel rationing in some Venezuelan towns amid shortages Soldiers oversaw rationing of gasoline at service stations in several parts of Venezuela on Sunday as worsening fuel shortages forced angry drivers t...
22:00, 05/19/2019

Beast from the east: Indian soldiers reckon they've found Yeti footprints Mountaineers from the Indian army on a expedition in Nepal have found mysterious large footprints in the snow that they think belong to the Yeti, or ...
14:56, 04/30/2019

Istanbul election annulled due to unsigned documents, unsuitable ballot box officials: AK Party's election board representative The High Election Board (YSK) decided to re-run the mayoral election in Istanbul because of unsigned result documents and some ballot box officials n...
22:56, 05/06/2019

Migrant woman's family sues Border Patrol for $100M over fatal shooting The family of Claudia Patricia Gómez González, a Guatemalan woman shot and killed by a U.S. border agent, is demanding $100 million in ...
22:28, 05/24/2019

Police: Border Patrol agent Steven Holmes sexually abused 3 women over 7 years Arizona authorities say they've charged a U.S. Border Patrol agent with several counts of sexual assault after at least three women said they were vi...
19:14, 05/23/2019

Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro says 7 soldiers killed in military helicopter crash CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro says 7 soldiers killed in military helicopter crash....
08:14, 05/05/2019

‘Need more soldiers’: Venezuela’s Guaidó says opposition overestimated military support before failed uprising In an interview with The Washington Post, Guaidó left open the option of considering possible U.S. military intervention alongside Venezuelan forces....
23:28, 05/04/2019

Carcassonne: Europe’s Largest Medieval Fortified City Was Defended by Straw Soldiers Carcassonne is Europe’s largest fortified city that still stands today. It is located in Aude, a department in the southern French region of Occitani...
21:00, 05/02/2019

U.S. Halts Recovery of Remains of Missing Soldiers Amid Impasse With North Korea U.S. officials are pausing efforts to recover the remains of American solders who went missing in the Korean War, citing a lack of cooperation from N...
09:42, 05/09/2019

Meet the Army veteran and off-duty Border Patrol agent who chased the San Diego synagogue shooter Jonathan Morales and Oscar Stewart aided in efforts to stop a suspected gunman who opened fire at Chabad of Poway near San Deigo on Saturday.  ...
17:14, 04/29/2019

Trump administration asks for $23M to train Border Patrol agents to decide credible fear claims The Trump administration is requesting $23 million for U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services officers to train U.S. Border Patrol agents on how t...
04:28, 05/10/2019

Venezuela’s Guaido calls for military uprising while flanked by soldiers at Caracas airbase: ‘The moment is now’ Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido has called for a military uprising, saying he has begun the “final phase” of his plan to oust embattled Pres...
15:42, 04/30/2019

Hostages freed in Burkina Faso offer condolences to families of fallen French soldiers Hostages freed by French commandos from militants in Burkina Faso offered their condolences on Saturday to the families of the two French soldiers ki...
19:14, 05/11/2019

Trump administration to give Border Patrol agents authority to decide asylum claims on the spot: Sources The Department of Homeland Security is racing to implement a plan that would give federal law enforcement on the border the authority to conduct inte...
22:00, 05/02/2019

Border Patrol apprehends 'largest group' of illegal immigrants near US border yet U.S. Border Patrol on Tuesday morning apprehended its largest group of illegal immigrants caught at once, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) reporte...
04:56, 05/01/2019

Border Patrol demonstrates dangers migrants face crossing the border Tucson- Border Patrol agents hosted a mock scenario highlighting the dangers border crossers face on Thursday. Border Patrol officials said migrants...
16:42, 05/10/2019

GOP lawmaker on Iran threat: Directive was to 'kill and kidnap American soldiers' An Iranian military leader told proxy militias: 'We are getting ready to have a proxy war and target Americans,' a top GOP lawmaker said Fr...
22:42, 05/17/2019

Violence Erupts at May Day Rally in Paris The police in France fired tear gas after violence broke out at the labor rally, with masked vandals mixing with demonstrators, smashing vehicles and...
17:42, 05/01/2019

Turkey: Is mob violence undermining democracy? Opposition party leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu was attacked by an angry mob in public and nearly killed — the latest in a spate of such violence. What do...
00:00, 05/04/2019

Trump: violence against people of faith must end President Donald Trump says violence and terrorism against people of all faiths must end. Trump spoke Wednesday to faith leaders at a White House din...
13:42, 05/02/2019

Trump says violence against people of all faiths must end WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says people of faith around the world have faced terrible hardship of late. Trump says violence and terroris...
12:14, 05/02/2019

Is gun violence a public health issue? Rep. Robin Kelly, D-Ill., says gun violence should be considered a public health issue, and she is promoting legislation that would require the feder...
09:56, 05/03/2019

Burkina Faso Wracked by Escalating Violence A once-stable country is plagued by extremists pouring over its northern border, restive farmers and herdsmen battling for land, and militias bent on...
21:14, 05/18/2019

Sexual violence against women in conflict in the spotlight Germany, with the support of actor and activist Angelina Jolie, has forwarded a UN Security Council resolution addressing rape in conflicts — a subje...
16:14, 05/01/2019

Violence overshadows Sudan's transition push Sudan's opposition alliance blamed military rulers on Tuesday for renewed street violence complicating efforts to negotiate a handover to civilian po...
22:28, 05/14/2019

Mexico state plagued by violence: 682 killed In just the first few months of 2019, the Mexican coastal state of Veracruz has been plagued by bloodshed -- on the streets, in drive-by shootings, a...
05:00, 04/29/2019

‘This Violence Has to Stop’ Governor Says After U.N.C. Charlotte Shooting A gunman killed two people and injured four others on the last day of classes at the University of North Carolina Charlotte. The police have taken a ...
00:42, 05/02/2019

Protest in southwest Sudan ends in violence A protest in the South Darfur city of Nyala ended in violence on Saturday, with security forces launching tear gas at protesters and firing gunshots,...
00:00, 05/05/2019

Bolton: US calling for halt to Venezuelan violence National Security Adviser John Bolton says the U.S. does not want a repeat of the violence that marred protests Tuesday. (May 1)    &...
18:14, 05/01/2019

More than 20 dead as violence flares between Gaza and Israel Air and tank strikes kill 19 Palestinians after Netanyahu orders ‘massive attacks’, while rockets kill three in Israel Militants in Gaza and Israeli ...
23:14, 05/05/2019

ETA's bloody history: 853 killings in 60 years of violence The most-wanted member of the Basque separatist militant group ETA, who had been on the run for 17 years, was caught by police on Thursday in the Fre...
13:56, 05/16/2019

Islamists in Sudan cancel rally over fears of violence Islamists in Sudan who were allied with ousted autocrat Omar al-Bashir say they have cancelled a planned rally for fear of violence from the proteste...
12:42, 04/29/2019

Russell rejoins Cubs after 40-game MLB domestic violence ban Shortstop Addison Russell is rejoining the Chicago Cubs after completing a 40-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball's domestic vio...
07:14, 05/09/2019

Israel halts gas supplies from Tamar due to Gaza violence Israel's energy minister decided on Sunday to temporarily halt natural gas supplies from the offshore field Tamar due to a surge in violence with Gaz...
19:00, 05/05/2019

Stalemate in Venezuela persists after days of protests and violence. What comes next? In the fourth month of their standoff, President Nicolás Maduro and opposition leader Juan Guaidó are unable to deliver a knock-out blow as Venezuela...
22:42, 05/03/2019

Refugee law changes will hurt victims of domestic violence, advocates say In the U.S., domestic violence is no longer grounds for asylum claims. Canada has moved to prevent people from making refugee claims in Canada if the...
22:56, 05/08/2019

4.3 million in need of aid as violence in Cameroon worsens: UN humanitarian chief Cameroon is facing worsening violence and conflict and the number of people needing humanitarian assistance has increased 30 per cent from last year ...
03:14, 05/14/2019

As D-Day landings fade from memory, a veteran grapples with violence of war Leon Gautier landed on Sword Beach in a hail of enemy fire on June 6, 1944, one of the first wave of French commandos to storm the Normandy beachfron...
16:28, 05/21/2019

US, Europe condemn violence in Albania opposition rallies TIRANA, Albania (AP) — The U.S. and European Union lawmakers are calling on Albania’s center-right opposition parties to restrain from violence...
18:56, 05/13/2019

Violence Against Women in El Salvador Is Driving Them to Suicide — Or to the U.S. Border It’s hard to grasp the scale of El Salvador’s problem with gender violence. In the Central American country of just six million people, o...
17:28, 05/14/2019

Trump calls on people of Gaza to ‘end the violence’ against Israel President Trump on Sunday called on the people of Gaza to “end the violence” and make peace with Israel. The president’s appeal cam...
13:14, 05/06/2019

New Estonian minister probed over alleged domestic violence Estonian authorities say a criminal investigation into suspected domestic violence has been launched against a new government member just hours after...
15:42, 04/30/2019

Russia accuses Venezuelan opposition of resorting to violence Russia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday accused the opposition in Venezuela of resorting to violence in what it said was a brazen attempt to ...
19:42, 04/30/2019

John Carpenter looms over a day of madness and violence at Cannes Of the three film festivals that happen at the same time as Cannes in Cannes, Quinzaine (or Directors’ Fortnight) is the one that comes closest to ri...
18:00, 05/16/2019

Singapore PM says call to curb online violence ‘effective’ SINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says a global call to curb the spread of hate and extremism on internet platforms i...
10:28, 05/17/2019

Congo violence sparks fears over UK Ebola response Attacks on health clinics provoke concern that disclosing details of funding might ‘put a target on the head’ of medical workersThe UK has agreed not...
11:42, 05/22/2019

US Abstains From Global Pledge to Curb Online Violence The White House is not endorsing a global pledge to step up efforts to keep Internet platforms from being used to spread hate, organise extremist gro...
15:00, 05/16/2019

McDonald's workers protest workplace violence McDonald's workers in Chicago say they feel unsafe at work after witnessing gunfire and other acts of violence inside their restaurants. They pr...
03:56, 05/23/2019

Venezuela defense minister says 'act of violence partly defeated' Venezuelan Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino said "acts of violence" by some members of the armed forces on Tuesday had been "partly defeated" and th...
19:42, 04/30/2019

Chicago's new mayor vows to stop gun violence After taking the oath of office, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said she has "no higher calling" than restoring safety and peace in the city's nei...
22:28, 05/20/2019

| Former All Black given suspended prison term for domestic violence Former All Black Carl Hayman was handed a four-month suspended prison sentence for domestic violence with the ex-Toulon star admitting to "a problem ...
23:00, 05/06/2019

Artist Ai Weiwei takes aim at state violence in Mexico with Legos Chinese artist Ai Weiwei unveiled a new installation in Mexico that tells the story of 43 students likely massacred five years ago in a case that exp...
18:42, 04/28/2019

Reports of ceasefire between Gaza and Israel after days of violence – video Palestinian officials said Egypt has mediated a ceasefire between Hamas and Israel to end a recent surge of violence. Reports of a ceasefire came not...
20:42, 05/06/2019

Greek Cup final to limit fans over crowd violence fears Greek Cup final between champion PAOK Thessaloniki and AEK Athens to be played before limited number of fans due to fears of crowd violence  &#...
18:42, 05/06/2019

UPDATE 1-Israel halts gas supplies from Tamar due to Gaza violence Israel's energy minister decided on Sunday to temporarily halt natural gas supplies from the offshore field Tamar due to a surge in violence with Gaz...
21:14, 05/05/2019

Gaza-Israel violence flares into second day with rocket attacks, air strikes Gaza militants fired more than 200 rockets into Israeli towns and villages through Saturday, while Israel hit back with tank shelling and air strikes...
21:28, 05/04/2019

U.N. chief urges 'maximum restraint' in Venezuela to avoid violence United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urges maximum restraint in Venezuela to avoid violence, a U.N. spokesman said on Tuesday, after Ven...
19:42, 04/30/2019

Algeria's army chief of staff says military will keep country from violence -TV Algeria's army chief of staff said on Wednesday the military will ensure the country does not descend into violence, state TV said, as mass protests ...
14:28, 05/01/2019

Democrats slam McConnell for delay on domestic violence bill WASHINGTON (AP) — Frustrated Democrats are ramping up their rhetoric as they pressure the Senate’s Republican leader to allow a vote on a bill ...
01:42, 05/23/2019

Mexican state of Veracruz plagued by bloody shadow of violence In just the first few months of 2019, the Mexican coastal state of Veracruz has been plagued by bloodshed -- on the streets, in drive-by shootings an...
18:56, 04/28/2019

‘Global sisterhood’ tells perpetrators ‘time is up’ for pandemic of violence From #MeToo to #HearMeToo, the fight to end violence against women continues as UN Women Goodwill Ambassador, Nicole Kidman, joined survivors, activi...
22:14, 04/28/2019

Israeli man killed by rocket fire from Gaza as violence worsens An early morning rocket from the Gaza Strip killed an Israeli man Sunday outside a home in the coastal city of Ashkelon amid a massive wave of attack...
13:56, 05/05/2019

Julio Urias of Dodgers Placed on Leave After Domestic Violence Arrest Urias, 22, was arrested on Monday night for “intimate partner battery,” the police in Los Angeles said. The commissioner’s office will investigate th...
01:56, 05/15/2019

Gaza violence escalates after militants launch rocket attacks Gaza militants fired more than 400 rockets at Israel over the past day in one of the deadliest escalations in in years. Israel reported first fatalit...
20:00, 05/05/2019

BJP's Tajinder Bagga Trends As He Claims 2 am Arrest Over Rally Violence Tajinder Bagga, a Delhi BJP leader, alleged today that he was arrested at 2 am in Kolkata hours after the Amit Shah roadshow that ended in clashes, a...
14:56, 05/15/2019

Sri Lanka’s President Vows a Search of Every Home, as New Violence Erupts Explosions and shootings continued to shake the country, as President Maithripala Sirisena tried to deflect anger at the government’s failure to stop...
19:42, 04/28/2019

The world over, people in crisis suffer sexual violence – this scourge must end Tackling gender violence in crises requires changes of response and focus – as delegates in Oslo for a major summit will be toldNomtaz Begum had live...
13:56, 05/23/2019

Violence mars voting in India's eastern battleground state India's battleground state of West Bengal took the center stage in the fourth phase of a staggered general election on Monday after clashes broke out...
14:56, 04/29/2019

Palestinians report Gaza truce with Israel as violence ebbs A deadly surge in violence in the Gaza Strip and southern Israel petered out overnight and Palestinian officials reported that Egypt had mediated a t...
05:56, 05/06/2019

Sri Lanka stocks fall for 10th day on sectarian violence concerns Sri Lankan shares fell for the tenth straight session on Wednesday and closed at their lowest in nearly seven years, as sectarian violence dented inv...
15:28, 05/15/2019

Chicago woman killed, baby cut from womb in ‘unspeakable act of violence’ he newborn was in grave condition and not expected to survive, and three people were taken into custody, with charges including murder expected to be...
22:00, 05/16/2019

West Bengal Witnesses 16.9% Polling Till 9 am Amid Violence Union Minister and sitting MP Babul Supriyo's car was vandalised outside a polling booth in West Bengal's Asansol today. Reports of EVM malfunctionin...
07:14, 04/29/2019

Sudanese military and opposition resume talks after street violence Sudan's ruling military council said it had restarted talks late on Sunday with an alliance of protest and opposition groups that is pushing for a ci...
01:00, 05/20/2019

Recent violence puts U.S. mosques on guard as Ramadan begins Mass shootings at places of worship have Muslims on high alert as they begin to celebrate the holy month of Ramadan, with some hiring armed guards at...
16:56, 05/06/2019

Sri Lankan Islamist Called for Violence on Facebook Before Easter Attacks A charismatic leader who allegedly helped plan and execute Sri Lanka’s Easter bombings called before the attacks for killing non-Muslims in Facebook ...
06:14, 05/01/2019

Muhlaysia Booker: an advocate against trans violence is mourned in Texas Before her death, Booker spoke about her attack, which was captured on video, to raise awareness about violence faced by transgender womenA week afte...
17:14, 05/21/2019

Special teams at U.S. universities try to identify students at risk of violence Last week's shooting at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte that killed two students and wounded four was just the kind of tragedy a team o...
17:28, 05/06/2019

Prohibitory Orders Imposed In Bengal's Bhatpara After Poll Violence The Election Commission on Monday imposed prohibitory orders in Bhatpara in North 24 Parganas district of West Bengal, following violence in the area...
01:28, 05/21/2019

On day one, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot vows to fight gun violence Lori Lightfoot was sworn in Monday as Chicago's first black female and openly gay mayor, with a promise to end the "broken and corrupt political mach...
01:14, 05/21/2019

Violence, poverty reign in Honduran city where caravans form Honduras’ second biggest city is where caravan after caravan of migrants have formed in recent months to head north into Mexico and on toward the Uni...
07:28, 05/13/2019

After Violence-Marred Polling, BJP, Trinamool Approach Poll Body The Trinamool Congress and the BJP workers on Monday clashed at many places during voting in eight constituencies of West Bengal, repeating the patte...
03:42, 04/30/2019

Facebook sets new rules to keep violence, abusive content offline Social giant Facebook will spend millions on research to develop ways to prevent users from utilizing its livestream feature for nefarious purposes, ...
16:28, 05/15/2019

Don't Miss: social media violence, lowdown on AI, scary black holes Watch a town descend into chaos after a social media hack, learn how much we really know about AI, explore science-art links – and peer inside black ...
18:28, 04/28/2019

Dodgers Pitcher Julio Urias Arrested On Suspicion Of Domestic Violence Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias was arrested Monday around 9:30 p.m. local time by the Los Angeles Police Department after witnesses reportedly saw him s...
20:56, 05/14/2019

The west turns a blind eye to Middle Eastern violence at its own peril | Dr Amr Darrag In failing to hold Egypt and Saudi Arabia to account over the deaths of Giulio Regeni and Jamal Khashoggi, the west is making a rod for its own backT...
12:00, 05/25/2019

Sri Lanka stocks, rupee fall as sectarian violence pushes investors away Sri Lankan shares slumped 1.6% on Tuesday, extending their falls into a ninth session and closing at their lowest in more than six-and-a-half years, ...
15:14, 05/14/2019

Venezuela foreign minister says Maduro in control, blames Washington for violence Venezuela's Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza on Tuesday denied there was a military coup attempt underway to oust President Nicolas Maduro and accused ...
22:14, 04/30/2019

Calls To Tigger Violence Tomorrow, Centre Warns States Before Results Day The Home Ministry has sent out alerts to chief secretaries, police chiefs of all states, warning them about the possibility of violence breaking out ...
15:28, 05/22/2019

Estonian nationalist party sees media bias in violence case Estonia's interior minister is blaming the Baltic country's media of having double standards when reporting on a former government official from his ...
17:28, 05/02/2019

Violence, natural disasters forced a record 41 million people from their homes GENEVA — A leading advocacy group for refugees estimates a record 41 million people have been displaced within their countries, with many forced to f...
00:00, 05/11/2019

New Zealand Seeks Global Support for Tougher Measures on Online Violence In the wake of the terrorist attack on Muslim mosques, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is calling for a united effort against the biggest internet comp...
19:28, 05/12/2019

Violence against women and 'femicide' in El Salvador propelling them to US border, data shows A female has been bludgeoned to death in El Salvador, on average, at least every single day this year in what is a growing level of gender-based viol...
21:42, 05/15/2019

BJP Delegation Meets Governor Over Post-Poll Violence In West Bengal A BJP delegation Tuesday met Governor KN Tripathi to lodge complaint about post-poll violence in West Bengal and demanded deployment of army in parts...
19:14, 05/21/2019

West Bengal Records 52.36% Voter Turnout Till 1PM Amid Violence Polling began amid incidents of violence in West Bengal, where an estimated 52.36 per cent of voters cast their votes till 1pm on Monday in eight Lok...
12:28, 04/29/2019

Relentless Taliban violence casts a pall over 'slow' Afghan talks Talks with the Taliban on ending Afghanistan's war are making steady but slow progress, the chief U.S. envoy involved in the negotiations said on Fri...
13:00, 05/10/2019

Leaders and tech firms pledge to tackle extremist violence online Jacinda Ardern and Emmanuel Macron met companies and G7 nations in Paris for Christchurch Call summitWorld leaders and heads of global technology com...
21:28, 05/15/2019

Cops tried to provoke violence with profanity-laced traffic stop, lawsuit says Two Atlantic City Police officers with disciplinary histories are being sued by men who claim their civil rights were violated during a traffic stop....
00:42, 05/18/2019

'Essential first step': Congress moves to act on crisis of violence against Native women Senator Lisa Murkowski tells the Guardian ‘justice was not there’ for indigenous families, but says change is coming‘Sister where did you go?’: the N...
17:00, 05/01/2019

Hayden Panettiere's Boyfriend Brian Hickerson Arrested for Domestic Violence Hayden Panettiere's boyfriend Brian Hickerson was arrested early on Thursday after allegedly getting into a violent confrontation with the actress. ...
01:56, 05/04/2019

Violence spills over in heart of Caracas as thousands answer Guaidó's call Masked protesters bloodied from rubber bullets and one person hit by armored tank as clashes rock Venezuelan capitalVenezuela: clashes after Guaido u...
17:00, 05/01/2019

After Asansol Violence, Babul Supriyo Says Officer Stage-Managed Voting BJP leader and Union Minister Babul Supriyo on Tuesday denied allegations of threatening election officials at a voting booth in West Bengal during t...
21:28, 04/30/2019

Mamata Banerjee Responsible For Bengal Poll Violence: Rajnath Singh The BJP Tuesday attacked the West Bengal government over incidents of political violence in the state, with Home Minister Rajnath Singh holding Chief...
03:56, 05/15/2019

One dead as Sri Lanka town gripped by another bout of anti-Muslim violence At least one person was killed Monday amid renewed anti-Muslim violence in a Sri Lankan town targeted during last month's Easter Sunday terrorist att...
10:42, 05/14/2019

Venezuela's Guaido urges troops to unite against Maduro, violence erupts Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido on Tuesday made his strongest call yet to the military to help him oust President Nicolas Maduro, and violen...
20:28, 04/30/2019

Israeli killed and two Palestinian gunmen dead as Gaza violence persists A rocket fired from Gaza killed an Israeli civilian on Sunday and two Palestinian gunmen were killed in an Israeli strike as cross-border hostilities...
10:00, 05/05/2019

Israeli Killed And 2 Palestinian Gunmen Dead As Gaza Violence Persists A rocket fired from Gaza killed an Israeli civilian on Sunday and two Palestinian gunmen were killed in an Israeli strike as cross-border hostilities...
09:14, 05/05/2019

Algeria's army chief of staff says military will prevent violence in country: TV Algeria's army chief of staff said on Wednesday the military will ensure the country does not descend into violence, state TV reported, as mass prote...
20:56, 05/01/2019

Venezuela's Guaido urges troops to rise against Maduro, violence breaks out Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido on Tuesday called for a military uprising to oust President Nicolas Maduro and violence broke out at anti-go...
19:42, 04/30/2019

"Compare Bengal, UP": Yogi Adityanath's Barb At Mamata Over Poll Violence Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today exuded confidence of getting full majority in the Lok Sabha elections. He asserted that BJP will w...
09:14, 05/19/2019

World leaders, tech bosses work on stemming online violence PARIS (AP) — Several world leaders and tech bosses are meeting in Paris to find ways to stop acts of violent extremism from being shown online. They&...
10:28, 05/15/2019

Election Results 2019: Top 5 Ways To Check Lok Sabha Election 2019 Results Online The Lok Sabha election result 2019 will be declared on May 23. The recently concluded seven-phase 2019 general election was the world's largest democ...
12:14, 05/21/2019

White House Says It Won’t Sign Global Pact for Tougher Measures on Online Violence Citing free speech protections in the United States, the Trump administration said it would not endorse the ‘Christchurch Call,’ which calls for the ...
19:56, 05/15/2019

Principal tried to hide stabbing of basketball coach at violence-plagued high school An assistant coach was stabbed after a girls basketball game between two Manhattan high schools — and now one of the principals is trying to hush up ...
07:56, 05/15/2019

Dr. Zudhi Jasser on Ilhan Omar’s tweets on violence in Gaza: 'She needs to look at her own talking points' President of the American Islamic Forum For Democracy Dr. Zuhdi Jasser has criticized Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., for her recent tweets regarding viole...
20:14, 05/07/2019

After Violence At Amit Shah Rally, Trinamool Leaders Change Profile Pics Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar, a name every Bengali has grown up with, has been dragged into the acrimonious and violence-hit national election campaign ...
14:56, 05/15/2019

Dodgers’ Julio Urias arrested for domestic violence after shopping-mall fight Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias was busted Monday night on a domestic violence charge, according to multiple reports. Urias was arrested at 9:30 p.m. fol...
17:56, 05/14/2019

Cannes filmmaker urges Macron to watch tale of French police violence Filmmaker Ladj Ly urged French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday to watch his thriller about a chaotic police patrol, in the running for the top ...
19:14, 05/16/2019

Prosecutor asks for jail time for Russian soccer stars accused of violence: RIA A Russian prosecutor on Monday asked a court to hand jail sentences to two famous Russian soccer players accused of taking part in violent attacks in...
01:56, 05/07/2019

Books of The Times: An Extraordinary New Book Dismantles the Myths That Surround Domestic Violence In “No Visible Bruises,” Rachel Louise Snyder reports on “a global health problem of epidemic proportions,” and writes about actionable changes that ...
03:00, 05/08/2019

Gavin Newsom triples funding to combat gun violence in updated Calif. budget California Gov. Gavin Newsom issued an updated state budget that calls for $27 million to go toward combating gun violence, triple the amount he orig...
05:42, 05/10/2019

Cameroon: Clear ‘window of opportunity’ to solve crises rooted in violence - Bachelet The UN human rights chief on Monday welcomed Cameroon’s willingness to cooperate over finding workable solutions to “major human rights and humanitar...
23:56, 05/06/2019

Ilhan Omar's tweet on Israel-Gaza violence sparks condemnation from Republicans Republicans were harsh to condemn freshman Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., who tweeted about this weekend’s violence in Israel, the worst in a string of fl...
00:42, 05/07/2019

Pregnant mothers give birth in olive groves after fleeing Syria violence Officials in the last rebel outpost in Syria have told Sky News an estimated 700,000 people have been forced out of their homes due to a recent surge...
19:28, 05/25/2019

'Grave consequences' await if new deadly escalation of violence in Gaza continues - top UN official The United Nations Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Nickolay Mladenov, is “deeply concerned by yet another dangerous escalation...
23:00, 05/04/2019

Chicago Cubs will keep Addison Russell in minors after domestic violence suspension ends When Addison Russell's 40-game domestic violence suspension ends on Friday, the Cubs shortstop will remain with Class AAA Iowa.   ...
05:00, 05/01/2019

‘Endemic’ sexual violence surging in South Sudan: UN human rights office A surge in sexual violence in South Sudan’s Unity state targeting victims as young as eight years old, has prompted a call from the UN human rights o...
18:14, 04/28/2019

Security Council should ‘nurture’ Colombian consensus against return to violence, top UN official urges Two years after the signing of the historic peace agreement in Colombia and following a recent escalation of violence, the newly-appointed representa...
18:14, 04/28/2019

Venezuelans risk death trying to cross into Colombia escaping violence, hunger, Fox News finds Fox News correspondent Ellison Barber reported from the Venezuela-Colombia border Monday about the flight of migrants, what the United Nations has ca...
07:14, 05/07/2019

Opinion: NFL teams don't care about domestic violence. Losing draft picks would change that. The Kansas City Chiefs have signed three players with abusive histories in the past four years, and CEO Clark Hunt's words are just lip service....
00:14, 05/01/2019

White Supremacist Leader and One of His Minions Plead Guilty to Inciting Violence at Charlottesville, Va., Riot The leader of a group of California-based white supremacists and one of his members pleaded guilty Friday to charges connected with the deadly violen...
01:42, 05/04/2019

Protests, violence in Haiti prompts international call for ‘realistic and lasting solutions’ to crisis Opposition-led protests in Haiti calling for the president to step down, which sparked violence last week, have prompted a group of senior diplomats,...
18:14, 04/28/2019

CNN anchor questions if Trump will be 'foaming at the mouth' and incite 'violence' at Fourth of July celebration CNN anchor Alisyn Camerota expressed her concern on Monday that President Donald Trump will be "foaming at the mouth" and incite violence during his ...
09:28, 05/14/2019

City’s $8M plan to give inmates free phone calls may lead to more jailhouse violence The city’s $8 million gift of free phone calls for inmates will spark jailhouse violence, with violent prisoners sure to attack fellow jailbirds to s...
09:28, 05/03/2019

Facebook Bans 'Dangerous' Louis Farrakhan, Alex Jones and Others for Promoting 'Hatred and Violence' It’s not exactly a secret that Facebook has allowed conspiracy theorists, white supremacists and hate speech to run rampant on its multi-billion doll...
03:56, 05/03/2019

Family of girl injured in Poway synagogue shooting: We fled violence in Israel. We thought it was safe here Eden Dahan — mother of Chabad of Poway shooting victim Noya Dahan — says her family left Israel's violence seeking a better life in ...
03:42, 04/30/2019

Violence on the rise in Darfur following Sudan military takeover, but UN-AU peacekeeping mission maintains ‘robust posture’ Security across the volatile Darfur region of Sudan has deteriorated since last week’s military takeover in Khartoum, the UN Security Council heard o...
18:28, 04/28/2019

Deadly violence at Israel-Gaza border escalates dangerously: UN chief condemns in strongest terms The United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, is following with “deep concern” the latest developments across the Gaza-Israeli border and u...
21:00, 05/05/2019

Hayden Panettiere and Boyfriend Brian Hickerson Hold Hands 2 Weeks After His Domestic Violence Arrest Hayden Panettiere and Brian Hickerson are hand in hand. The actress and her boyfriend were spotted on Monday out and about together in Los Angeles....
19:14, 05/15/2019

UN Middle East Coordinator strongly condemns ‘arrests and violence’ by Hamas security forces during Gaza protests The UN’s Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process has strongly condemned the violent response by security forces in the Hamas-controlled...
18:28, 04/28/2019

Johnny Depp says Amber Heard painted fake bruises on her face to ‘fabricate’ domestic violence claims Johnny Depp has accused his ex-wife Amber Heard of painting fake bruises on her face in order to “fabricate” claims of domestic violence against him ...
15:42, 05/21/2019

‘Huge’ stakes, ‘daunting’ job to tackle gender-based violence, UNICEF chief tells ground-breaking conference One-in-three girls or women will experience physical or sexual violence in her lifetime, and “the risk multiplies” during a conflict or natural disas...
00:14, 05/25/2019

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: sexual violence in conflict, a malaria vaccine trial, updates on Libya, Ebola in DR Congo, Sri Lanka and Mali Here are our top stories for this Tuesday: a focus on conflict-related sexual violence at the Security Council, a groundbreaking trial for a malaria ...
19:28, 04/28/2019

Friday’s Daily Brief: Honouring fallen peacekeepers, action against gender-based violence; LGBT rights in Kenya, Rohingya water crisis Friday's main stories include: Honouring UN peacekeepers; landmark conference to combat sexual and gender-based violence in crises; Kenya upholds LGB...
00:14, 05/25/2019

What's behind the Kansas City Chiefs' brutal history of domestic violence? With domestic violence, the Kansas City Chiefs have a history of tragedy, second chances and even letting a player play after being sentenced to jail...
12:56, 05/17/2019

"Mamata Didi" Now ''Mamata Dadagiri'': Manoj Tiwari On Bengal Violence Coming down heavily on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee over poll-related violence in the state, Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari on Monday...
17:14, 05/20/2019

'Unspeakable act of violence': Pregnant woman strangled, baby cut from womb, police say Marlen Ochoa-Uriostegui, 19, had gone to a Chicago home in response to a Facebook offer of free baby clothes.        ...
18:56, 05/16/2019

'A Woman Is No Man' explores the toll of domestic violence on an Arab immigrant family Three generations of Palestinian-American women are torn between custom and desire in this piercing debut from Etaf Rum.     ...
02:28, 05/16/2019

'After Parkland' aims to show the human side of David Hogg, gun violence issue The ripple effects of gun violence are explored in the documentary "After Parkland," which follows survivors of last year's mass shooting in Flo...
21:42, 04/28/2019

"No Bed Tea...": Moon Moon Sen On Why She Was Unaware Of Asansol Violence As clashes were reported from West Bengal's Asansol in the fourth round of voting today for the national election, Moon Moon Sen, the Trinamool Congr...
08:42, 04/29/2019

Crucial election for Duterte Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s name is not on the ballot but Monday’s mid-term elections are seen as a crucial referendum on his rise to powe...
14:00, 05/12/2019

This Election Was Like A Pilgrimage For Me, Says PM Modi Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday told his ministerial colleagues that this Lok Sabha election was like a pilgrimage for him, Union Minister Na...
09:28, 05/22/2019

Top election candidates vow to run again in Istanbul Mayoral candidates from both Turkey's ruling AK party and the main opposition said they would again run for election in Istanbul on June 23 after res...
22:56, 05/06/2019

How 'election tourism' took off in India With elections underway in India, which is the world's largest democracy, a tour company is offering a collection of political tours for a different ...
07:56, 05/06/2019

Leaders campaign until the end of Australian election day Political leaders are continuing frenetic 11th-hour campaigning as Australians vote at an election likely to deliver the nation’s sixth prime ministe...
07:56, 05/18/2019

| Malawi votes in tight three-way election Malawi polls have opened after a closely-fought election campaign, with President Peter Mutharika battling to hold off two serious rivals in a race t...
14:28, 05/22/2019

Why Is This Temple Important to India’s Election? Our reporter Jeffrey Gettleman traveled to Kerala to see how Prime Minister Narendra Modi used a controversy at one of India’s holiest shrines to try...
17:42, 05/22/2019

6 Die During Riots in Indonesia Over Election Results (JAKARTA, Indonesia) — Indonesian President Joko Widodo said authorities have the volatile situation in the country’s capital under contr...
14:56, 05/22/2019

More than 270 workers dead after Indonesian election More than 270 election staff have died from overwork-related illnesses after the world's third biggest democracy hit the polls earlier this month, an...
04:42, 04/29/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky Primary Election, ADVISORY, KY EDITORS, NEWS DIRECTORS: Here are coverage plans for the Kentucky primary election on May 21. This information is not for publication or broadcast, a...
17:42, 05/18/2019

Election 2019 A Fight Between Two Ideologies, Says RSS 2019 Lok Sabha Election Results: The just concluded Lok Sabha election was a fight between two different ideologies - "the Hindu way of life and poli...
10:28, 05/24/2019

EU election candidates face off in TV debate With European elections looming, the lead candidates from six pan-EU party groups have met for a head-to-head debate on a range of issues. Though the...
03:14, 05/16/2019

UK opposition leader Corbyn: We must have an election Britain's opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Friday Theresa May was right to resign as prime minister and whoever replaced her as leader ...
13:42, 05/24/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky Primary Election Testing, KY EDITORS, NEWS DIRECTORS: NOT FOR BROADCAST, PUBLICATION OR USE ONLINE The KENTUCKY PRIMARY ELECTION is Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Poll Close: 6 p.m. and ...
18:56, 05/13/2019

Britons Pause to Vote in an Election Many Did Not Want But voting for the European Parliament was an ideal way to cast protest ballots against the Tories and Labour, they said. Both parties seemed headed ...
23:42, 05/23/2019

Theresa May in peril over Brexit on EU election day Prime Minister Theresa May was under intense pressure to name a date for her departure after her final Brexit gambit failed, overshadowing a European...
09:14, 05/23/2019

Graham: The Russians are 'up to it again' when it comes to election interference Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., said on Sunday that the Russians are “up to it again” when it comes to meddling with elections in the United States and ...
19:42, 04/28/2019

Carles Puigdemont cleared to run in EU election The Spanish separatist has scuppered a ban on contesting the European elections. A court ruled he still has a fundamental right to contest the electi...
01:56, 05/06/2019

A fateful election for South Africa's ANC South Africa goes to the polls on May 8. The elections are gearing up to be a referendum on the ruling ANC party and whether it's done enough to reha...
01:14, 05/07/2019

Set to Win Re-Election, Modi Celebrates With Supporters Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India is on track to to become the first Indian prime minister to lead his party to majorities in Parliament in back-...
20:28, 05/23/2019

‘We Will Win Again,’ Opposition Vows in Istanbul Election Do-Over A day after the authorities annulled a result that embarrassed President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, several minor candidates withdrew to avoid splitting t...
13:42, 05/07/2019

In South Africa, the Election That Changed Everything When voters go the polls on Wednesday, it will cap a quarter century of transformation that began when a white-minority regime realized its time was ...
08:42, 05/08/2019

Philippines' Midterm Election Looks Likely to Boost Duterte Filipinos voted in midterm elections that polls suggest could strengthen President Rodrigo Duterte’s support and his plans to reintroduce the death p...
12:56, 05/13/2019

Biopic On PM Modi To Release On May 24, Day After Election Results A biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, starring Vivek Oberoi, will be released on May 24, a day after the results of the ongoing national election...
06:56, 05/03/2019

Australia 2019 Election Live Updates: What to Look For Voters face a momentous choice: keep the conservative coalition in power after six years, or hand the government to the center-left Labor opposition....
02:14, 05/18/2019

Factbox: It's all about Brexit: The United Kingdom's EU election Nigel Farage's Brexit Party is on course to win Thursday's European parliamentary election in the United Kingdom while pro-European Union parties rem...
14:00, 05/22/2019

Australian opposition leader favorite to win election CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Bill Shorten, the man most likely to become Australia’s prime minister in elections on Saturday, has the solid suppo...
06:28, 05/16/2019

Hundreds demand election boycott in Kazakhstan Hundreds of Kazakhs rallied in their two main cities on Wednesday, calling for a boycott of June presidential elections that they dismissed as a cove...
14:28, 05/01/2019

Factbox: Party time - EU election line-ups EU citizens will elect a new European Parliament next week. National parties line up in pan-EU groups. These could change after the vote, but in the ...
15:28, 05/16/2019

Spain's election reshuffles party standings on the right The party that had dominated conservative politics for decades in Spain suffered an unprecedented debacle in national elections Sunday, with the erup...
02:28, 04/29/2019

Will young voters have their say in South Africa's election? Young South Africans make up the majority of eligible voters who have not registered to take part in next week's elections, raising concerns over vot...
13:56, 05/03/2019

Election Results 2019: A Look At Winning Candidates As national election results are declared, the BJP has emerged as the single largest party winning 303 seats. The Opposition Congress has won 52 seat...
18:14, 05/24/2019

Polls close in Lithuania presidental election Dalia Grybauskaite is set to leave the presidential office after two terms as head of state. Nearly 2.5 million people in the Baltic country were eli...
20:14, 05/12/2019

Far-right's influence fills EU election ballot boxes Compared to national elections, it's always more difficult getting voters to cast a ballot in EU polls. While the upcoming vote is no different, the ...
23:28, 05/17/2019

A mystery to many, Australian PM is a tough sell at election CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Scott Morrison has carried an unusual burden for an Australian prime minister campaigning for election. As well as explain...
06:28, 05/16/2019

Polls close in Lithuania presidential election Dalia Grybauskaite is set to leave the presidential office after two terms as head of state. Nearly 2.5 million people in the Baltic country were eli...
11:28, 05/13/2019

5 Takeaways From Modi’s Win in India’s Gigantic Election Prime Minister Narendra Modi has become one of the most powerful politicians in Indian history, and his success has lifted the Hindu right to its gre...
23:42, 05/23/2019

Australian government on course for election defeat: poll Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison is on course for defeat at this weekend's national election, a political poll showed on Friday, as campaigni...
01:42, 05/17/2019

|Moody'slikelytokeepSA'screditratingatinvestmentgradepost-election-analyst The outcome of the election which was in line with market expectation is likely to influence global ratings agency Moody to keep South Africa's credi...
13:14, 05/16/2019

India’s general election reaches second-last phase Indians are voting in the next-to-last round of 6-week-long national elections, marked by a highly acrimonious campaign with Prime Minister Narendra ...
17:00, 05/12/2019

Protests in Indonesia After Presidential Election Results Violence erupted in Jakarta, Indonesia, after it was announced that President Joko Widodo won re-election. Supporters of his opponent, Prabowo Subian...
01:42, 05/23/2019

Factbox: Australia's election - key themes and contests Australians go to the polls on Saturday in a contest to determine whether conservative Prime Minister Scott Morrison can maintain his shaky grip on p...
02:56, 05/17/2019

Police say 7 died in Indonesia election rioting Seven people have died in election violence in the Indonesian capital, police said Thursday, as calm returned to the city and the losing presidential...
13:28, 05/23/2019

India’s marathon election reaches next-to-last phase Indians are voting in the next-to-last round of a six-week-long national election marked by a highly acrimonious campaign that has seen Prime Ministe...
13:28, 05/12/2019

EU election voter apps: Swipe right to vote? The battle for the EU parliament is in full swing, with populists to pan-European newbies fighting for votes. Voting advice apps (VAA) offer users he...
19:56, 05/11/2019

Sort Brexit and win election: Five things on the next PM's to-do list Only three candidates - Boris Johnson, Esther McVey and Rory Stewart -  have so far formally declared their intention to stand for the Tory lead...
03:42, 05/24/2019

India’s Marathon Election Has Reached Its Next-to-Last Phase (NEW DELHI) — Indians voted Sunday in the next-to-last round of a six-week-long national election marked by a highly acrimonious campaign that ...
06:56, 05/13/2019

Morrison thanks Australians for surprise election victory Prime Minister Scott Morrison has thanked "all Australians" for returning his conservative coalition to power in a shock general election result, and...
13:00, 05/19/2019

Spain’s Election Gives a Lift to the Left and a Warning to the Far Right The vote was likely to hearten supporters of socialism. If not the beginnings of a backlash against the populists, it seemed at least to be a fortify...
21:00, 04/29/2019

Algeria election may be postponed, protests continue Algeria's imminent presidential election looks likely to be postponed, a source said on Friday, as protesters returned to the streets for the 13th su...
16:42, 05/17/2019

ANC coasting to victory in South African election The African National Congress was set to easily win South Africa's election on Saturday but with a lower vote share reflecting anger at corrupti...
12:56, 05/11/2019

Counting started in Malawi's tight three-way election Vote counting has started in Malawi after Tuesday's elections. President Peter Mutharika, hoping for a second term, is battling to hold off two serio...
10:56, 05/22/2019

Indonesian president says he will lead all after confirmation of election win Indonesian President Joko Widodo promised on Tuesday that he would be a leader for all of his country's people after official results from an April 1...
09:56, 05/21/2019

Bears in Russian zoo predict Ukrainian election "Anyone but Poroshenko!" cried the crowd in a Russian zoo on Thursday as a brown bear made its way toward a butternut squash bearing a picture of Ukr...
18:28, 04/28/2019

Will climate change swing Australian election? "This is the climate election," declared Queensland Greens Senator Larissa Waters at a Brisbane forum, weeks before the Australian election this mont...
07:56, 05/08/2019

Macron's party falls behind Le Pen's far right in EU election poll The party of far-right leader Marine Le Pen will top the upcoming European Parliament elections with 22 percent of the vote, just ahead of President ...
01:28, 05/06/2019

South Africa votes in general election President Cyril Ramaphosa is hoping that his African National Congress (ANC) keep their comfortable majority in the parliament. The party has won a m...
10:28, 05/08/2019

Election rally leaves several injured in India Rival political supporters have clashed with rocks and sticks during an election rally by the Hindu nationalist party in eastern India, leaving sever...
20:14, 05/14/2019

Election 2019 Phase 7 Voting: A Look At Top 10 Candidates The last round of the seven-phase national election is being held today in 59 Lok Sabha seats. At least 912 candidates are contesting in seven states...
03:00, 05/19/2019

Ten Battles To Look Out For In The Final Round Of Mega Election Fifty nine seats in eight states will vote today in the final round of the mammoth national election that began last month. The states which will go ...
03:00, 05/19/2019

No knockouts in final debate before Australian election Australia's leader and his main challenger played it safe in an inconclusive final debate on Friday ahead of next week's election, though opposition ...
15:14, 05/08/2019

Spanish court to rule if Puigdemont can run in EU election MADRID (AP) — Spain’s Supreme Court will decide whether Carles Puigdemont and two other Catalan separatists who fled abroad to escape arrest wi...
15:28, 05/04/2019

Truck drivers become key EU election issue in Bulgaria SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — The future of Bulgaria’s vast number of low-wage truck drivers has become a top campaign issue in the country heading in...
10:28, 05/14/2019

Polls close in India's mammoth election Polls in India's marathon elections have closed. Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist party is hoping to secure another five years in pow...
15:28, 05/19/2019

4,000 People Fear This Is Their Last Election Before Their Island Sinks Residents on Ghoramara fear that the votes they cast on Sunday in the national election may be the last before their island sinks into the Bay of Ben...
14:28, 05/19/2019

Pompeo tells Russia: no more election interference On his first trip to Russia as U.S. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo said Tuesday that he warned his Russian counterpart against any “unacceptable” Ru...
22:00, 05/14/2019

'European' election sidelines 17.5 million non-EU residents They pay taxes in the European Union, call it home — some for decades. But they cannot vote in the European Parliament election. Some 17.5 million no...
16:42, 05/25/2019

Explainer: How a dispute over Indonesia's election is likely to unfold Indonesian President Joko Widodo comfortably won last month's presidential poll, an official count showed, but the refusal of his opponent Prabowo Su...
10:14, 05/21/2019

Election Commission's 'Cover Up' Of Dissent: How It Began The first instance of dissent within the Election Commission - and the poll panel's alleged attempts to cover it up - flared up 10 days ago, over an ...
14:28, 05/05/2019

Australia government says it won’t break election tax pledge CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s newly reelected administration says its promise to slash income taxes might be delivered late but won...
13:14, 05/21/2019

Trump blasts Fox News election coverage President Donald Trump, at a rally in Pennsylvania, criticized Fox News' for hosting town hall meetings with Democratic presidential candidates....
09:42, 05/21/2019

South Africans vote in crunch election Voters in South Africa are casting their ballots in an election which is being viewed as a referendum on the ruling ANC. The DA and EFF opposition pa...
15:28, 05/08/2019

Australia's conservatives keep power in 'miracle' election win Despite trailing the Labor party in polls, Prime Minister Scott Morrison will remain in power following Australian elections. He dedicated the victor...
18:56, 05/18/2019

Kentucky Has a Primary Election Today. Here’s What to Watch. Gov. Matt Bevin, the Republican incumbent, is the most unpopular governor in the country. Democrats hope that will give them an opening in a red stat...
01:00, 05/22/2019

New Ukraine Leader Calls Snap Election Ukraine’s new president called snap parliamentary elections as he sought greater authority to tackle a weak economy and a military conflict with Russ...
00:56, 05/22/2019

Socialists set to win Spanish election - but far-right makes gains Spain's ruling Socialists have secured the most votes in the country's general election but have failed to win a majority amid gains by the far-right...
23:14, 04/28/2019

Turkey to re-run Istanbul election lost by Erdogan's AKP Turkish authorities on Monday scrapped the result of a vote for Istanbul mayor lost by President Tayyip Erdogan's candidate, responding to calls by h...
22:56, 05/06/2019

Trump’s re-election campaign will kick off next month President Trump will officially kick-off his re-election campaign next month and then embark on a swing through several must-win Rust Belt states whe...
19:42, 05/20/2019

South Africa votes in parliamentary election President Cyril Ramaphosa is hoping that his African National Congress (ANC) keep their comfortable majority in the parliament. The party has won a m...
07:42, 05/08/2019

Spain’s election reshuffles party standings on the right The party that had dominated conservative politics for decades in Spain has suffered an unprecedented debacle in national elections, with the eruptio...
03:42, 04/29/2019

ABC TV: most likely election result is return of Australia government Australia's conservative coalition government looks like it would be returned to office in Saturday's election, the Australian Broadcasting Corporati...
14:42, 05/18/2019

Macri bets on infrastructure in push for re-election Total of 770 projects, ranging from public housing to Paseo del Bajo, in line to be inaugurated by end of 2019 – 62% of them before the August primar...
16:56, 05/18/2019

What bruising election results mean for Labour and the Conservatives It was supposed to be all about Brexit, but the local elections illuminated the deeper fault lines that continue to threaten to break the British par...
21:56, 05/03/2019

Kentucky governor gets election-eve boost from Trump LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — President Donald Trump refers to Gov. Matt Bevin as his “good friend” and urges Kentucky Republicans to support th...
00:42, 05/21/2019

Chelsea Handler: Trump's election was a trigger for me Comedian Chelsea Handler reflected about how President Donald Trump's election represented the time where she felt unstable, after her brother's deat...
21:00, 05/08/2019

Australia's Conservatives Win Surprise Election Victory Australia’s conservative government eked out a surprise victory in national elections after voters in resource-rich districts turned against center-l...
19:28, 05/18/2019

Factbox: Key issues in South Africa's May 8 election South Africa is due to hold parliamentary and provincial elections on Wednesday, amid frustration with a lack of progress 25 years after Nelson Mande...
10:56, 05/06/2019

Is Ukraine headed for a snap parliamentary election? Freshly sworn-in President Volodymyr Zelenskiy is seeking to capitalize on his popularity and cement his grip on power. But will his call for snap el...
21:00, 05/20/2019

"Election A Fight Between Three Gs Of Congress And BJP": Amit Shah BJP president Amit Shah on Wednesday claimed that this Lok Sabha election is a fight between ''3 Gs'' of the Congress represented by the Gandhi famil...
21:56, 05/08/2019

Gautam Gambhir Set To Win Lok Sabha Election From East Delhi Gautam Gambhir, cricketer-turned-politician, is set to win from East Delhi constituency. He had found himself in multiple controversies - some of Bre...
18:28, 05/23/2019

Israeli disinformation campaign targeted Nigerian election A U.S. think tank that analyzes misinformation online has found that an Israel-based influence campaign busted by Facebook had stumped for the winnin...
19:42, 05/17/2019

Election Body Invokes Article 324 After Bengal Clashes. What It Says... The Election Commission today invoked Article 324 of the Constitution to prohibit election campaigning in nine constituencies of West Bengal from 10 ...
18:14, 05/15/2019

Election Commission Website Crashes Several Times On Result Day As soon as the counting for Lok Sabha polls began on Thursday morning, the Election Commission website designed to give out latest trends and results...
19:42, 05/23/2019

Partial recount ordered in Malawi’s presidential election LILONGWE, Malawi (AP) — Malawi’s electoral commission says it has been blocked from announcing presidential election results until a “tra...
20:42, 05/25/2019

Pompeo tells Russia: Don't meddle in next U.S. presidential election U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Russia on Tuesday that Washington would brook no interference in the 2020 U.S. presidential election and wan...
00:00, 05/15/2019

Pro-EU Dutch parties see surprise gains in first results of EU election Dutch mainstream, EU-supporting political parties made gains in the first test of the European Parliament election, according to an exit poll that sh...
14:56, 05/24/2019

The Latest: Bishop wins GOP primary in NC special election RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a Republican primary election for a still-vacant North Carolina congressional seat (all times local): 8:50 p.m. Re...
05:28, 05/15/2019

Malawi President Mutharika leads election count Incumbent President Peter Mutharika is set to win a second term in the impoverished, landlocked southeast African state. With most votes counted, he ...
20:56, 05/23/2019

Indonesian opposition set to challenge election result in court Defeated Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto is set to lodge a challenge to the result of the April 17 election in the Constitutional ...
10:42, 05/24/2019

Clashes during election rally in east India injure several Rival supporters have clashed with rocks and sticks during an election rally by the Hindu nationalist party president in eastern India, and several p...
04:42, 05/15/2019

India's Modi begins talks for new cabinet after big election win Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold talks on Friday to form a new cabinet to tackle a stuttering economy and other challenges facing his se...
07:14, 05/24/2019

India is voting: who is going to win the world's biggest election? – podcast Hundreds of millions of Indians are going to the polls over six weeks to vote for their next government. The Guardian’s south Asia correspondent, Mic...
04:28, 05/15/2019

Russia 'targeted 2014 European Parliament election' Evidence of Kremlin efforts to use social media to target the 2014 European Parliament elections have been uncovered by researchers at Cardiff Univer...
01:00, 05/24/2019

First presidential debate of 2019 election to be held in Santa Fe The event, for which a date has yet to be scheduled, will be held at the Paraninfo auditorium of the National University of the Littoral (Universidad...
04:00, 05/15/2019

German political parties go green for EU 'climate election' Environmentalism and climate protection are top priorities for voters going into the European elections. But Germany's political establishment faces ...
18:14, 05/24/2019

Opinion: Modi's election victory starts a new era for India Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his BJP party have won India's general election. On the way to victory, Modi has completely changed the country and ...
20:56, 05/23/2019

Losing Indonesian candidate challenges election in court The defeated candidate in Indonesia’s presidential election has filed a challenge against the result in the country’s top court just days after seven...
18:42, 05/24/2019

Guy Verhofstadt joins Lib Dems for Euro election campaign Sir Vince Cable's Liberal Democrats showed off a new recruit in the election battle today — the European Parliament's Brexit co-ordinator Guy Verhofs...
14:00, 05/10/2019

No election fever in Romanian village thriving with EU funds LUNCAVITA, Romania (AP) — In 2014, the Romanian village of Luncavita had one of the lowest voter turnouts in the country for the European Parliament ...
13:42, 05/24/2019

Evo Morales launches bid for re-election to fourth term in Bolivia Before a massive rally of more than one million people, the leftist leader asked for "five more years [of leadership] to guarantee this liberation fo...
20:56, 05/20/2019

Hundreds protest as Indonesia president's re-election confirmed Indonesian President Joko Widodo comfortably won re-election in last month's poll, an official count showed on Tuesday, throwing the spotlight on his...
11:14, 05/21/2019

Australia's conservative government revels in 'miracle' re-election Australia's conservative government celebrated on Sunday its surprise election victory that defied years of unfavorable opinion polls, with U.S. and ...
07:56, 05/19/2019

Australia's Conservative Government On Way To "Miracle" Election Victory Australia's Liberal-led conservative government was headed for a remarkable win at the national election early on Sunday after uncovering a narrow pa...
06:56, 05/19/2019

Hundreds protest as Indonesia confirms president's re-election Indonesian President Joko Widodo comfortably won re-election in last month's poll, an official count showed on Tuesday, throwing the spotlight on his...
13:56, 05/21/2019

If Modi wins India election, who will be finance minister? India's Finance Minister Arun Jaitley looks set to retain his post if Prime Minister Narendra Modi wins a second term as expected when results come o...
19:14, 05/20/2019

Australia's conservative government on course for 'miracle' election victory The results upended pre-election polls which predicted a Labor victory, though it is unclear whether the Scott Morrison-led coalition can govern with...
21:14, 05/18/2019

As India’s Election Wraps Up, a Village Is Caught Between 2 Parties India has seen less violence than usual during this election season, which ends Sunday. But political and sectarian anger left at least one village s...
21:14, 05/18/2019

Austrian government on verge of collapse as EU election looms Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is to nominate a caretaker government. He faces a vote of no-confidence in the wake of a scandal that saw the wholesale rem...
18:28, 05/21/2019

| Australia election triggers refugee suicide attempts At least four refugees in Australia's offshore Pacific camps have attempted suicide since the conservative government's shock re-election, according ...
20:28, 05/21/2019

| Aussies flock to Kiwi migration site after election The number of Australians making online queries about migrating to New Zealand has surged after conservative Prime Minister Scott Morrison's shock el...
21:42, 05/21/2019

Hundreds protest as Indonesia confirms president’s re-election Indonesia’s General Election Commission (KPU) confirmed unofficial counts by private pollsters in the April 17 election, giving Widodo a 55.5 p...
21:56, 05/21/2019

Australia: Counting begins after climate-focused election Australia's parliamentary vote is turning out to be a cliffhanger, as the ruling conservative Liberal party faces a possible upset from the center-le...
13:42, 05/18/2019

UK's Brexit Party maintains big lead in EU election poll Nigel Farage's new Brexit Party has kept a big lead over both the ruling Conservative Party and the opposition Labour Party in a poll on voting inten...
07:56, 05/19/2019

Australian PM heads to church, football after 'miracle' election win Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison thanked his fellow Pentecostal churchgoers on Sunday after a miraculous election victory that defied years o...
09:56, 05/19/2019

Facebook, Google, Twitter to testify on election security Elections officials and leaders at tech companies Facebook, Google and Twitter are set to testify later this week at a House Committee on Oversight a...
01:14, 05/21/2019

Partial recount ordered in Malawi's presidential election Malawi's electoral commission says it has been blocked from announcing presidential election results until a "transparent recounting of the ballot pa...
22:56, 05/25/2019

'Fed up' grassroots Tories refuse to join election campaign Something odd is happening in the depths of Derbyshire. And it's all to do with European elections no one thought for a minute we would be taking par...
05:14, 05/20/2019

Argentine markets stumble, then recover after election twist Argentine markets recovered following an early wobble on Monday as investors grappled with the likely impact of a shock twist in the country's presid...
00:42, 05/21/2019

‘SOTC’: Panel Discusses Upcoming Primary Election (LEX 18) — LEX 18’s “State of the Commonwealth” convened a panel to discuss the upcoming primary election. Participants include: Tres Watson, founde...
23:42, 05/19/2019

UK's 'Mr. Brexit' Nigel Farage eyes EU election success With Brexit postponed, the UK is holding European Parliament elections. Supporters of Nigel Farage's new party are hoping for a strong showing. DW's ...
03:42, 05/21/2019

INDIA LIVE-Election results still unpredictable - ING Asia May 21 (Reuters) - 0230 GMT: POTENTIAL REMAINS FOR A SURPRISE, BANK SAYS ING Asia said in a research note that despite exit polls showing Prime Minis...
06:14, 05/21/2019

India's Modi set to win election, exit polls show Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling alliance is likely to win a clear majority in parliament after a mammoth general election that ended on ...
16:56, 05/19/2019

The Latest: India's mammoth national election ends The Latest on India's general election (all times local): 7:15 p.m. Voting in India's mammoth national election has ended with the seventh and final ...
16:00, 05/19/2019

BP pushed for Arctic drilling rights after Trump's election Despite PR damage over earlier spills, documents show oil firm pressed for reduced regulationBP stepped up its campaign to be allowed to drill for oi...
15:56, 05/19/2019

Indonesia presidential challenger says does not accept election result Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto said on Tuesday he did not accept official election results giving President Joko Widodo a second ...
09:56, 05/21/2019

| Ecstatic Australian conservatives bask in election glory Australia Prime Minister Scott Morrison basked in the glow of a "miracle" election victory that sparked praise from the US president, soul searching ...
13:42, 05/19/2019

Malawians vote in tough election for President Mutharika Malawians headed to polling stations on Tuesday for presidential and legislative elections seen as a tough test for President Peter Mutharika, who is...
09:56, 05/21/2019

Italy's Salvini says coalition government won't change after EU election Matteo Salvini, Italy's deputy prime minister, denied he will look to change a coalition agreement in Rome if his Lega party performs well at th...
23:56, 05/21/2019

The Latest: Vote counting starts in Australian election Votes are being counted after Saturday’s Australian election, with senior opposition lawmakers gaining confidence they will form a center-left govern...
11:56, 05/18/2019

Protests of Indonesian Election Results Turn Deadly Authorities blocked social media and arrested hundreds of rioters as they struggled to contain deadly protests of a vote count confirming the re-elec...
01:42, 05/23/2019

India Election-Results Updates: The Count Begins Officials will soon begin tabulating the results of the world’s largest election ever, after a national debate on joblessness, religious extremism an...
04:00, 05/23/2019

India's PM Modi set to sweep to general election victory Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party is set for a historic victory as India began counting on Thursday hundreds of millions of votes from its general...
08:14, 05/23/2019

A Recap Of 2014 Election Results When BJP-Led NDA Formed Government In 2014 Election Results, BJP-led NDA secured 282 seats in the last general election and formed the government, making Narendra Modi the Prime Minist...
17:56, 05/16/2019

Chinese Immigrants Emerge as Key Bloc in Australian Election Australia’s main parties are treading a fine balance as they work to woo Chinese immigrants who could swing the outcome of Saturday’s election, amid ...
17:42, 05/16/2019

India PM Modi's party looks set to sweep general election Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party was set for a historic victory as India on Thursday counted hundreds of millions of votes from its general elect...
09:14, 05/23/2019

German far-right rules digital campaign for Europe election BERLIN (AP) — Polls put the far-right Alternative for Germany at less than 15 percent of the vote one week before European elections, but with their ...
11:56, 05/18/2019

2019 Election Results Will Be Better Than 2014: Harsh Vardhan The Union Minister is seeking re-election from Chandni Chowk parliamentary constituency in Delhi where he is leading by a margin of over 14,000 votes...
10:00, 05/23/2019

India Election Results Till 11 AM: BJP Leads On 323 Seats Indian Election Results 2019: According to the leads at 11 am, BJP crossed the 320 mark on its own and was leading on 323, while the Opposition Congr...
10:00, 05/23/2019

India Election Results Till 10 AM: BJP Crosses 320, Congress At 111 India Election results 2019: According to the leads in the first two hours of counting, BJP crosses the 320 mark on its own and was as 322, while the...
10:00, 05/23/2019

India's Modi stuns opposition with huge election win Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi scored a dramatic election victory on Thursday, putting his Hindu nationalist party on course to increase its maj...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Australia's Labor opposition set for election victory: poll Australia's opposition Labor party is on course to win power at this weekend's national election, a widely watched poll showed on Thursday, as conser...
07:56, 05/16/2019

Ahead Of Election Results, "Kingmakers" Wait In The Wings Regional satraps, all astute politicians and mostly from southern states, are positioning themselves to play kingmakers if the Lok Sabha results do n...
00:42, 05/23/2019

Parliament frustrates new Ukraine president's election reform Lawmakers dealt an early blow to Ukraine's new president Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Wednesday by rejecting proposed changes to the electoral system ahead...
17:42, 05/22/2019

Mining magnate aims to be kingmaker after Australian election A billionaire who built his own Jurassic Park and promises a replica Titanic may hold the balance of power in Australia's parliament if his populist ...
09:00, 05/17/2019

Lok Sabha Election 2019 Phase 7: Top Candidates To Watch Out For 2019 Indian General Elections: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, BJP lawmaker Kirron Kher, Congress leader Shatrugha...
08:56, 05/18/2019

EU approves cyber-attack sanctions ahead of election The European Union has agreed to an automatic set of sanctions to punish any future cyber attackers. Just a week ahead of the EU Parliament elections...
01:00, 05/18/2019

Protesters clash with Indonesian police after election loss Supporters of an unsuccessful presidential candidate clashed with security forces and set fire to a police dormitory in the Indonesian capital after ...
03:42, 05/22/2019

Protesters, police clash in Indonesian capital after election The protesters tried to force their way into the downtown offices of the election supervisory agency late Tuesday and clashes have continued since th...
06:14, 05/22/2019

Protests Over Indonesia’s Election Results Have Turned Deadly At least six people are dead and more than 200 are injured after protests turned violent following the announcement of Indonesia’s official pre...
09:14, 05/22/2019

Election Commission Gives Assent To PM's Visit To Uttarakhand: Report The Election Commission is learnt to have given its nod to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's proposed visit to Kedarnath and Badrinath shrines in Uttara...
21:14, 05/17/2019

Risk to Turkey’s Economy Deepens With New Istanbul Election President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s government is spending billions to prop up the currency amid new economic turmoil. The question is how long it can l...
19:00, 05/17/2019

Six dead, 200 injured in protests over Indonesia's election result Six people were killed and more than 200 injured in Indonesia's capital amid angry protests against the results of the country's recent general elect...
14:28, 05/22/2019

Coin toss settles rare Philippine election tie MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine election officials have settled a rare tie in a mayoral race by tossing a coin. They proclaimed Sue Cudilla the...
15:42, 05/17/2019

Austria heading for September election after far-right video scandal Austria's president on Sunday recommended a new election be held in early September, saying he wanted to restore trust in the government after a vide...
16:56, 05/19/2019

GOP holds US House seat in Penn. special election Republican Fred Keller, a conservative state lawmaker, won the special election for Congress on Tuesday in a heavily Republican district that sprawls...
14:56, 05/22/2019

German far right cancels election party after venue threats The far-right Alternative for Germany party is canceling a planned election-night party in Berlin after staff at the venue received threats from poli...
16:56, 05/22/2019

Vote for the Bogeyman: undertaker uses gallows humor in election bid Printing campaign leaflets that look like funeral announcements and handing out coffin-shaped car fresheners, a Greek undertaker is using gallows hum...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Navjot Sidhu Gets Another Election Body Notice For Comments Against PM Navjot Sidhu, Congress's star campaigner, has received a notice from the Election Commission over his speech in Bhopal last month in which he had acc...
20:14, 05/10/2019

More than 270 poll workers dead from overwork after Indonesian election More than 270 election staff have died from overwork-related illnesses after the world's third biggest democracy hit the polls earlier this month, an...
05:00, 04/29/2019

Will she, won't she? Argentine ex-president teases election run with book launch A book launch in Buenos Aires became Argentina's hot ticket of the week, drawing raucous crowds on Thursday night to hear ex-President Cristina Ferna...
07:14, 05/10/2019

In Call With Putin, Trump Says Did Not Raise US Election Meddling U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that he discussed "the Russia Hoax" with Russian President Vladimir Putin but did not raise with him conce...
06:56, 05/04/2019

Strong economy boon to Trump’s re-election A new round of robust economic indicators is offering fresh evidence of a strong economy and giving President Donald Trump a big political advantage ...
02:00, 05/04/2019

South Africa election: ruling ANC set for reduced majority First results indicate South Africa's African National Congress (ANC) is on course to retain power, but with a smaller majority. Issues around corrup...
21:28, 05/09/2019

Ousted Istanbul mayor says election re-run a battle for democracy Istanbul's ousted mayor says he will go into battle for Turkish democracy next month when he stands in a re-run of an election he thought had grante...
20:42, 05/09/2019

Upcoming federal election debates need to be more ‘civil’, commission says Televised leaders' debates during the coming federal election campaign ought to be more accessible, more civil and more educational for voters trying...
19:42, 05/03/2019

Australia's PM launches official campaign six days out from election Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison officially launched his party's election campaign on Sunday, less than a week before the May 18 vote that o...
07:56, 05/12/2019

Anger over corruption widespread ahead of Panama election PANAMA CITY (AP) — Anger over brazen corruption and weariness over the political status quo are widespread among the Panamanian electorate ahead of S...
19:14, 05/03/2019

Erdoğan says rerun of Istanbul election is 'best step' for Turkey ‘Serious corruption’ occurred and ‘thieves’ must be brought to account, president claimsThe Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, has welcomed a c...
12:56, 05/07/2019

Turkey Orders a Do-Over of Istanbul Election Narrowly Won by Opposition (ANKARA, Turkey) — Turkey’s top election authority voided the Istanbul mayoral election won by an opposition candidate and ordered a do-o...
13:28, 05/07/2019

South Africa's ANC celebrates election win with street party Thousands of supporters of South Africa's African National Congress (ANC) took to the streets of downtown Johannesburg on Sunday to celebrate victory...
19:42, 05/12/2019

North Carolina’s Special Election: When Do the Polls Close? Primary voters will thin a field of more than two dozen candidates running to replace Walter B. Jones Jr., a longtime congressman who died in Februar...
13:56, 04/30/2019

Congress Party A "Crybaby" This Election, Says Arun Jaitley Amid multiple model code violation allegations against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said in a blog post today that the...
19:14, 05/07/2019

Theresa May under pressure to quit after local election losses Tory councillors and MPs call for PM to consider position as party sheds nearly 500 seatsLocal elections: latest news liveElection tracker: results a...
15:42, 05/03/2019

South Africa's Ramaphosa targets reforms after election win South African President Cyril Ramaphosa led the African National Congress (ANC) to victory in Wednesday's election, but a drop in its share of the vo...
17:56, 05/11/2019