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World News Stormy Daniels' lie detector test shows she was truthful about Trump
Author: 0 Stormy Daniels' lie detector test shows she was truthful about Trump

The newspaper obtained reports of the exam , which Daniels took on May 19, 2011. Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, has taken Cohen and Trump to court in an attempt to end a non-disclosure agreement that claims to be compelling her silence about the alleged affair that took place her over a decade ago.

World News Defamation case against Trump can procede, NY judge rules
Author: 0 Defamation case against Trump can procede, NY judge rules

The decision by Justice Jennifer Schecter of the NY state court in Manhattan in favour of California restaurateur Summer Zervos, a former contestant on NBC's " The Apprentice ", raises the prospect that Trump might have to answer embarrassing questions in court about his behavior toward women.

World News Another Periyar statue vandalised, this time in Pudukkottai
Author: 0 Another Periyar statue vandalised, this time in Pudukkottai

Actor-turned-politician Rajinikanth on Tuesday condemned the vandalism of a statue of social reformer EV Ramaswamy - better known as Periyar - in Tamil Nadu. There has been a spate of statue vandalisation across the country in the wake of the tearing down of Communist leader Lenin's statue in Tripura after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) stormed to power in the recently held assembly polls.

World News Vernal Equinox 2018: Satellite Sees First Day of Spring
Author: 0 Vernal Equinox 2018: Satellite Sees First Day of Spring

They are key dates in the journey of the Earth around the Sun. There are two equinoxes every year - in March and September. The date of the spring equinox varies from 19 to 21 March depending on location and corrections due to the mismatch between the Gregorian calendar, which logs 365 days a year, and the duration of Earth's orbit around the sun, which takes 365.25 days to complete.

World News Sheriff Says Shooter At Maryland School Has Died
Author: 0 Sheriff Says Shooter At Maryland School Has Died

A male student is in stable condition and a female student is in critical condition, he said . Cameron says all three were hospitalized and the shooter was later pronounced dead. "You never think it'll be your school and then it is", Mollie Davis , who identified herself as a student at the school, wrote on Twitter . The public school's roughly 1,600 students were later escorted off campus by police, classroom by classroom, to reunite with their parents at another high school.

World News Telegram Loses Bid to Stop Russia From Getting Encryption Keys
Author: 0 Telegram Loses Bid to Stop Russia From Getting Encryption Keys

However, Telegram ignored this order and was told to pay a fine of $14,000. Telegram plans to appeal the latest ruling as well. He confirmed that the court proceedings could continue until the summer. Telegram says that it'll be appealing the new ruling, but should Russian Federation deem this as a non-compliance case, Telegram could potentially be blocked altogether from the country.

World News Two dead in targeted shooting outside crowded North York bowling alley
Author: 0 Two dead in targeted shooting outside crowded North York bowling alley

Investigators say she has no connection to the male victim and was not known to police. I would imagine just customers of the bowling alley. Police say there is no suspect description at this time. Post-mortem examinations are scheduled for Sunday. "I turned back and said "What's going on, what's going on" and someone yelled "gunshots, gunshots" and I just started running outside like everyone else".

World News Alia Bhatt gets injured on the sets of Brahmastra
Author: 0 Alia Bhatt gets injured on the sets of Brahmastra

Alia Bhatt , who was shooting for her upcoming film, Brahmastra with Ranbir Kapoor in Bulgaria fell in the sets and injured her right arm and shoulder, according to a report in DNA . The big budget film has a number of intense action sequences. Not just that, the legendary actress even shared few pictures on her Instagram account.

World News Saudi FM terms Iran nuclear deal as 'flawed agreement'
Author: 0 Saudi FM terms Iran nuclear deal as 'flawed agreement'

MBS could also face renewed criticism for the war in Yemen, where USA -backed Saudi forces are locked in a bloody battle with Iran-supported Houthi rebels. Any agreement among the Gulf nations could be formalized at a Trump-hosted gathering at the presidential retreat at Camp David, Maryland, where the Egyptian-Israeli peace accord was first struck in the Carter administration, the administration officials said.

World News Rajini, Haasan have different views on Ram Rajya Rath Yatra
Author: 0 Rajini, Haasan have different views on Ram Rajya Rath Yatra

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) working president M.K. Stalin was detained by police on Tuesday after he, along with party activists, launched protests outside the Assembly demanding that the state government act to stop the passage of the Ram Rajya Rath Yatra through the state.

World News How worldwide media covered Sudan's death in Kenya
Author: 0 How worldwide media covered Sudan's death in Kenya

Sudan was something of a celebrity, attracting thousands of visitors. Past year he was listed as "The Most Eligible Bachelor in the World" on the Tinder dating app in a fundraising effort. "We at Ol Pajeta are all saddened by Sudan's death", said Richard Vigne, Ol Pejeta's CEO. Four fertile rhinos, two males and females, were moved from the Dvur Kralove Zoo in the Czech Republic to Ol Pejeta in Kenya , with high hopes that conditions similar to their native habitat would encourage ...

World News Russian presidential vote kicks off in Far East
Author: 0 Russian presidential vote kicks off in Far East

President Vladimir Putin has appealed to Russians' "love of the fatherland" to encourage them to vote on Sunday, as he seeks to boost turnout at an election he is sure to win. A White House spokesman said the United States was not surprised by the outcome of the election and no phone call was scheduled between Putin and U.S.

World News VK Sasikala's husband Natarajan Maruthappa dies at 74 in Chennai
Author: 0 VK Sasikala's husband Natarajan Maruthappa dies at 74 in Chennai

The funeral will be held at Thanjavur, Sasikala's hometown on Wednesday. She will not be allowed to visit Chennai and will have to remain in Thanjavur, said the official cited above. Later, Sasikala dropped her husband's name previous year and added the prefix VK to revert to her maiden name, soon after she was appointed general secretary of the AIADMK .

World News Madhuri Dixit fills in for Sridevi in Karan Johar's film
Author: 0 Madhuri Dixit fills in for Sridevi in Karan Johar's film

Yes the film will Commence shoot in mid April! She took to the site earlier on Monday to explain how Indian film director Abhishek Varman's next movie was "very close" to Sridevi's heart. She was last seen in the film Mom and her last appearance on the silver screen will be in Shah Rukh Khan's Zero. The Karan Johar's upcoming production has an ensemble cast comprising of Varun Dhawan , Sonakshi Sinha , Alia Bhatt , Sanjay Dutt and Aditya Roy Kapur .

World News Brexit talks 'may break down over Ireland'
Author: 0 Brexit talks 'may break down over Ireland'

That's after no agreement was reached on the right operational approach to avoid a hard border in the EU's draft agreement. This agreement, if it holds, allows Theresa May to begin negotiations on a trading agreement with the EU. Q. What is this about the withdrawal agreement being colour coded? . After the publication of the last draft of the 53,000 word agreement, including that backstop, May had insisted that the proposition could "threaten the constitutional integrity of the United ...

World News Trump prepares $60 billion in tariffs to punish China
Author: 0 Trump prepares $60 billion in tariffs to punish China

The United States exported $130.4 billion in goods to China, but it imported almost four times as much, running a trade deficit of $375.2 billion, according to the U.S. "It's hard to know what the ultimate intent of the administration is", said Rod Hunter, a lawyer at Baker & McKenzie who previously coordinated global economic policies during George W.

World News Haley: Russia must account for its use of chemical weapons
Author: 0 Haley: Russia must account for its use of chemical weapons

Great Britain has pointed the finger at Russia for the attack that left Sergei Skirpal, a former Russian double agent now living in England, and his daughter Yulia hospitalized. He added: "Without this, stating that there is incontrovertible truth is not something that we can take into account". He went on to accuse Britain of creating "a hysterical atmosphere" following the announcement by United Kingdom prime minister Theresa May that 23 suspected Russian intelligence agents operating out ...

World News Indians missing in Iraq since 2014 declared dead, confirms Sushma Swaraj
Author: 0 Indians missing in Iraq since 2014 declared dead, confirms Sushma Swaraj

Swaraj had told the Upper House last year that her government was not giving up the search for the Indian nationals kidnapped in Mosul , which was liberated from the ISIS in July last year. "We requested that the bodies be brought out, exhumed", Ms Swaraj told the Rajya Sabha. The external affairs minister informed the press about the native place of the deceased.

World News 1 injured during explosion at San Antonio FedEx facility
Author: 0 1 injured during explosion at San Antonio FedEx facility

One female employee is said to have suffered a non-life-threatening injury. The agency couldn't confirm reports that the package may have contained nails and shrapnel. The first three bombings were packages, apparently hand delivered police said, that exploded after being picked up by residents at the homes. Police have said all four devices were similar and more than 500 Federal Bureau of Investigation agents are helping with the search for the culprit.

World News Abbas blames Hamas for blast targeting PM
Author: 0 Abbas blames Hamas for blast targeting PM

In an address to Palestinian officials, Abbas condemned Ambassador David Friedman's close ties with the West Bank settler movement, describing him as a "son of a dog". Abbas previously said the Islamist group was responsible as it controls security in the Palestinian enclave, but yesterday evening, said it was "behind the attack".

World News Putin casts ballot in Russian presidential election
Author: 0 Putin casts ballot in Russian presidential election

Vladimir Putin on Monday said he would address disputes with the West after an election that saw him return to the Kremlin with a record vote share, as Moscow faces increasing isolation. But the electoral commission dismissed most concerns, saying monitors sometimes misinterpret what they see. Among liberal Russians the mood was grim.

World News PM Modi congratulates Xi Jinping on re-election as President
Author: 0 PM Modi congratulates Xi Jinping on re-election as President

In his speech, the Chinese President warned that whatever effort becomes invested in interfering with the country's attempts to achieve "total unity" was "doomed to fail" as it was the "collective hope of all Chinese people". Economic growth and social stability have allowed Xi to amend the constitution and carry out other moves that once seemed highly contentious, said Kerry Brown, professor of Chinese Studies and director of the Lau China Institute at King's College, London.