Intense rains and snowstorms in the central and southern parts of Chile have displaced thousands and disrupted vital utilities.
A parliamentary session usually runs for a year but the government will double the length of the session to let lawmakers debate Britain’s approach to Brexit without interruption.
Would we ever like to exist within a world where the dead influence our daily lives in a way that sometimes even the living cannot? Do we exist in this world?
Since a resumption of peace negotiations last year, there have been multiple rounds brokered by the UN between representatives of Syrian rebels and the government of President Bashar al-Assad, resulting in scant progress.
Macron’s party is expected to win as many as 75-80% of seats in the lower house of parliament.
President Juan Manuel Santos denounced the attack and promised to bring those responsible to justice.
The Grenfell Tower fire, which killed 17 people,is being called not an accident, but a crime – corporate manslaughter.
Tupac’s sensitivity, intelligence and creativity confronted the hostile forces that antagonised black youth across the country in the 1970s and 1980s.
American citizens have long favoured information and government openness over secrecy. But the landscape is changing with heightened anti-leak and anti-press rhetoric.
The book, a collection of stories, represented a turning point in the recognition that Pakistani writing received. Intermingling questions of identity and culture, along with the dynamic geopolitics are represented in the collection with utmost nuance.
“India and Pakistan will continue to play at international tournaments but neither India plays in Pakistan nor Pakistan plays in India.”
The law, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe claims, has been made to clamp down on organised crime. But the mandate is said to affect even those with no relation to these crimes by restricting freedoms and invading privacy.
Over 17.5 million people have been displaced from Iraq, Yemen and Syria.
With many unhappy politicians and activists calling for protests against the handover of Egypt’s islands to Saudi Arabia, police has been deployed to contain the situation.
The notification has created apprehensions in the minds of Goans, who fear that the government wants to turn everyone vegetarian, state agriculture minister Vijai Parsai said.
The teachers were promised more funds directed towards public education after the FARC weapons handover deal, but they saw nothing.
The prosecutor accused the security forces of ‘excessive violence’ and heavily criticised President Maduro’s decision to revise the constitution.
Trump’s revised approach calls for stricter enforcement of a longtime ban on Americans going to Cuba as tourists
The first lady is being accused of buying a 22 carat diamond necklace from the $30 million funds involved in the scandal.
May, already under pressure after a botched snap election, is facing widespread criticism for her response to the blaze.
The video footage of the aftermath of the shooting taken by the victim’s girlfriend, which went viral, had shaped many public perceptions of the fatal shooting before the trial.
Hit by weak monsoons, inadequate infrastructure and catastrophically poor water conservation efforts, India faces unprecedented water shortages.
While the disclosures show his assets and liabilities, Trump continues to refuse to disclose his tax returns,.
In an attempt to remove the closures of airways, Qatar has approached the UN International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).
“I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director! Witch Hunt,” Trump wrote on Twitter.
The unusually busy waterway saw the collision in the early morning hours, since when two US vessels have been deployed to help at the scene.
For all his accomplishments as chancellor, Kohl’s life was tinged by controversy and personal tragedy.
A case under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act has been registered against two people, according to the police.
The elected Congress government has alleged that Bedi interferes in the political functioning of the UT, disrupting daily functioning.
The Global Barometer of Gay Rights (GBGR) ranks countries on their level of protection of LGBT rights, and unsurprisingly, a majority of the countries, including the US, score extremely low on it.
What happens when dissociative identity disorder makes you lose your sense of being an individual?
At a time when social media is a conduit of lies and rumours, youngsters in Assam are using it to prevent child marriages in the district of Darrang.
In Somalia, the UN reports that 3.2 million people – that’s one third of its estimated 11 million inhabitants, are now on a ‘hunger knife-edge.’
Jaypee Infratech, Electrosteel Steels, Monnet Ispat, Alok Industries, ABG Shipyard and Jyoti Structures are also among the firms reportedly singled out.
The incident comes three months after a man drove a car into pedestrians in the same area. The House of Commons has asked people to remain vigilant.
Learning languages rewires the brain and changes how we experience time.
Rs 10,000 initial crop loan assistance is provided to farmers under the Maharashtra scheme.
The hotly-debated program announced by President Obama, which would have let around 4 million undocumented people live in the US was ultimately rescinded after a protracted political tug of war.
The claim stands at odds with President Trump’s undiplomatic accusations against the nation even as his own State and Defence departments try to strike a neutral chord.
India’s re-election to Economic and Social Council came just a day after leading expert on international law Neeru Chadha won a crucial election to the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea.