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Shallow magnitude 5.9 earthquake hits remote India

2 days ago   |   ABC News   |   2 articles

USGS says a shallow magnitude 5.9 earthquake shakes a remote part of India near the China border
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Father dies, sons in critical condition, after emergency at Winnipeg pool

2 days ago   |   National Post

WINNIPEG - A father has died after he and his two sons were pulled from a swimming pool at a Winnipeg apartment complex. Ram Nivash Misra, 38, died in hospital Monday night...
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India's $7 Billion Election

India's $7 Billion Election

2 days ago   |   Foreign Policy

How the vote got so expensive, and what it says about the country's democracy.
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India says it has 'robust plan' to guarantee oil supply after end to Iran waivers

2 days ago   |   Reuters

India said on Tuesday its refineries will have adequate oil supplies, thanks in part to imports from other producers, despite the United States' demand that buyers of Iranian...
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Fight fire with fire: Hundreds of Indian men try to set each other ablaze to appease goddess

Fight fire with fire: Hundreds of Indian men try to set each other ablaze to appease goddess

2 days ago   |   RT

Thousands of awestruck onlookers gathered in Mangalore, India this past week to watch hundreds of men try to set each other on fire in an effort to appease the Hindu warrior...
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Four million people in India fear deportation

2 days ago   |   Al Jazeera

Rights group say BJP is turning the citizens register into a political weapon.
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India to observe US sanctions on Iranian oil

2 days ago   |   Miami Herald

India says it will buy crude oil from other major oil producing countries in view of the United States' decision this week to end waivers that allowed it to buy...
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The 10 countries with the biggest piles of gold

The 10 countries with the biggest piles of gold

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

The volume of gold bought by central banks in 2018 rose to its highest level since the end of the Gold Standard nearly a half a century ago. That trend has continued this year...
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Oil prices soar after Trump tightens his squeeze on Iran, while Tehran threatens to close one of the world's most important shipping lanes in retaliation

Oil prices soar after Trump tightens his squeeze on Iran, while Tehran threatens to close one of the world's most important shipping lanes in retaliation

2 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Oil prices jumped to a six-month high on Tuesday after the US government decided not to renew waivers for buyers of Iranian crude after they expire in May, according to...
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Exclusive: China's Bytedance says India TikTok ban causing $500,000 daily loss, risks jobs

2 days ago   |   Reuters

India's ban on popular Chinese video app TikTok is resulting in "financial losses" of up to $500,000 a day for its developer, Beijing Bytedance Technology Co, and has put more...
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Andrew ‘AJ' Freund forced to stay in cold shower, viciously beat to death...

Andrew ‘AJ' Freund forced to stay in cold shower, viciously beat to death: officials

The Illinois parents accused of killing their 5-year-old son forced him to stay in a cold shower and viciously beat him, according to court documents. Andrew Freund Sr., 60... Read more ...

Jets' 2019 NFL Draft tracker: Round-by-round picks and analysis

Jets' 2019 NFL Draft tracker: Round-by-round picks and analysis

The New York Jets got their franchise quarterback last year, so the 2019 NFL draft will have a different focus. With their new jerseys, new coach and free-agent prizes, GM Mike... Read more ...

FBI, IRS execute search warrants on Baltimore Mayor Pugh's home, City Hall, more

FBI, IRS execute search warrants on Baltimore Mayor Pugh's home, City Hall, more

The FBI Baltimore office and IRS Criminal Division out of Washington are executing search warrants at Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh's home, a business address, an aide's home... Read more ...

Kings, NBA launch investigation into allegations against Luke Walton

Kings, NBA launch investigation into allegations against Luke Walton

The Sacramento Kings and the NBA announced Thursday that they have commenced a joint investigation into sexual assault allegations against the team's new head coach, Luke Walton. Read more ...

Report: North Korea sought $2M from US for Otto Warmbier's medical care

Report: North Korea sought $2M from US for Otto Warmbier's medical care

North Korea reportedly insisted the U.S. agree to pay $2 million in medical costs in 2017 before it released detained American college student Otto Warmbier while he was in a... Read more ...

Patrick Mahomes graces 'Madden NFL 20' cover

Patrick Mahomes graces 'Madden NFL 20' cover

The Chiefs quarterback and reigning NFL MVP will test the infamous "Madden" curse in 2019 after putting up staggering numbers last season. Read more ...

Lawmaker Is Mailed 1.7K Decks of Cards

Lawmaker Is Mailed 1.7K Decks of Cards

Nurses weren't pleased last week when a lawmaker said nurses in Washington state's rural hospitals "probably play cards for a considerable amount of the day." They've come up... Read more ...

NFL Draft 2019 rumors: Steelers looking to trade up

NFL Draft 2019 rumors: Steelers looking to trade up

Pittsburgh is looking to trade up in the first round, according to a report from ESPN, which cites unidentified league sources. Read more ...

Joe Biden launches 2020 presidential campaign

Joe Biden launches 2020 presidential campaign

WASHINGTON - Former Vice President Joe Biden formally joined the crowded Democratic presidential contest on Thursday, betting that his working-class appeal and ties to Barack... Read more ...

Amazon says it's cutting its Prime 2-day shipping guarantee to just one day

Amazon says it's cutting its Prime 2-day shipping guarantee to just one day

Amazon CFO Brian Olsavsky announced on Amazon's first-quarter 2019 earnings call that it is working on turning its Prime two-day shipping guarantee into a one-day shipping... Read more ...