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Forbes unveils 31st annual list of world's richest billionaires

Forbes unveils 31st annual list of world's richest billionaires

Others in the top 10 included Amazon founder Jeff Bezos at number three, Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg at number five and Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison at number seven. The U.S. had the most bi...

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Duterte tells European lawmakers:

Duterte tells European lawmakers: "Why do you have to f*** with us?"

Philippines police say around 2,500 people have been killed in operations where officers were engaged in shootouts, and attribute the remaining deaths to vigilante gangs. Rather than assure the global...

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Spicer Pressed on Why Trump's Golf Trips Are Different Than Obama's

The White House didn't confirm whether the president played golf during his almost four hours at the course. "He also had a full day of meetings, calls and interviews for the new NSA (national securit...

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Inflation surges to 2.3% - highest level since September 2013

Food prices rose 0.3pc last month having fallen consistently for the past two and a half years. However, average prices at food stores have seen their largest increase since April 2013, rising 0.5% ...

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Sit together and arrive at consensus to end Babri Masjid/Ram Temple dispute

However, Swamy said, "Swamy said that there had been numerous attempts for a negotiated settlement and that now judicial intervention is required in the issue". BJP leader Subramanium Swamy mentioned ...

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Martin McGuinness the former deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland has died

Martin McGuinness the former deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland has died

The inquiry into Bloody Sunday, when 14 unarmed civil rights protesters were killed by British paratroopers in 1972, concluded that although McGuinness was "engaged in paramilitary activity" at the ti...

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Premier of China's visit to Australia

Premier of China's visit to Australia

After having talks with Prime Minister Malcom Turnbull in Australia, the Chinese premier will travel to New Zealand along with his wife, Professor Cheng Hong. Asked about Bishop's comments, Zheng said...

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Schulz confirmed SPD chief to challenge Merkel in elections

Schulz confirmed SPD chief to challenge Merkel in elections

Martin Schulz on Sunday, March 19 officially became Chancellor Angela Merkel's chief rival at Germany's September general election, leading the leftwing challenge to unseat arguably the world's mos...

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Le Pen under attack in first French presidential debate

A snap opinion poll showed Macron, a 39-year-old former economy minister who has never run for public office before, was the most convincing among the top five contenders in a marathon debate of almos...

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Syrian Kurdish militia says it's getting Russian training

Turkey rejects any role by the Kurdish YPG forces in northern Syria, and considers the YPG as an affiliation of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK)-designated by Turkey as a terrorist organization. He s...

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March 19: Today is the last full day of winter

March 19: Today is the last full day of winter

Wind northeast 5 miles per hour. Monday night: Rain. Low temperature around 56 degrees. North northeast wind 8 to 13 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 21 miles per hour. Tuesday night: A 20 p...

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There's 'no information' to support Trump wiretapping tweets — Federal Bureau of Investigation director

The Senate Intelligence Committee has scheduled a similar hearing for later in the month. Comey sent the October 28 letter to Congress over the warnings of Justice Department officials that doing so...

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Iraqi prime minister joins Trump for meeting focusing on IS

Iraqi prime minister joins Trump for meeting focusing on IS

Either the prime minister was trying to lighten the mood, or he apparently thinks so little of Trump that he'd crack wise about an intelligence investigation into the very legitimacy of his presidency...

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Auto bomb attack kills at least 23, injures dozens in Iraq's capital

Auto bomb attack kills at least 23, injures dozens in Iraq's capital

The attack targeted a commercial area in Baghdad's southwestern Amil neighborhood, police and hospital officials said. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the explosion, which bore ...

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India's Market Braces For 'Anti-Islam' Leader Appointed By Modi

Adityanath, 44, was elected by state lawmakers on Saturday, a week after the BJP won a landslide victory in India's most populous state by mobilising the Hindu vote. But over the years, he has acqui...

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President Higgins leads tributes to Martin McGuinness

At the time a frail and emotional McGuinness told a large group of supporters gathered outside his home in the Bogside area of Northern Ireland's second city that it broke his heart that he had to bow...

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Microsoft Co-Founder Bill Gates Tops World's Richest List Again

Microsoft Co-Founder Bill Gates Tops World's Richest List Again

The total worth of people on the list amount to a huge £6.18 trillion - more than double the UK's annual gross domestic product. Last year, Forbes said Trump was the 324th-richest person in the wo...

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Cabinet clears four bills to enable rollout of GST

Cabinet clears four bills to enable rollout of GST

The Union cabinet on Monday gave its nod to the supporting legislations for the implementation of the goods and services tax (GST) paving the way for the bills to be tabled in the Lok Sabha this week....

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Should Yogi Adityanath be given a chance to prove himself?

But it's also unknown to what extent the UP chief minister shares this vision when his main political preoccupations so far appear to have been Ram mandir, cow protection and the mythical love jihad. ...

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Money Doesn't Buy Happiness (In America, at Least)

Money Doesn't Buy Happiness (In America, at Least)

Once again, Nordic and Western European countries rule the roost. Im comparison, the unhappiest countries in the world are Central African Republic , Burundi and Tanzania respectively. The country ...

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Lindsey Graham dares Democrats to explain why Neil Gorsuch is 'not qualified'

Democrats claimed that he has found in favour of corporations over "the little guy" during that time, while Republicans credit him with an intelligent and straightforward approach of interpreting the ...

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Dukhi India drops to 122 on World Happiness Index

Dukhi India drops to 122 on World Happiness Index

The United States dropped in its ranking, falling behind Israel and sinking to number 14 on the list. How Norway has climbed to the top (toppling Denmark, a three-time topper) despite the fall in oil ...

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War Machine Guilty On 29 Counts, Could Face Life In Prison

War Machine Guilty On 29 Counts, Could Face Life In Prison

The brutal and disgusting beating of Mack (which has been met by laughs from Koppenhaver) was set off after the MMA fighter found her in bed with another man, Mack's friend Corey Thomas. She also clai...

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Saddam Hussain Is Struggling to Find a Job

Saddam Hussain Is Struggling to Find a Job

It has been over 10 years since the execution of ex-President of Iraq Saddam Hussein. His application has been rejected around 40 times by various multinational shipping companies as "people were sc...

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On International Day of Happiness, Egypt Ranks 120 in World Happiness Report

On International Day of Happiness, Egypt Ranks 120 in World Happiness Report

Known for its stunning fjords, cozy ice hotels, and Viking history, Norway edged out Denmark as the happiest country in the world, according to the World Happiness Index. In the middle ranks were pe...

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Top senators: No evidence Trump Tower bugged by Obama

Top senators: No evidence Trump Tower bugged by Obama

Today, AP employs the latest technology to collect and distribute content - we have daily uploads covering the latest and breaking news in the world of politics, sport and entertainment. Carlson chall...

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Theresa May on hand-holding with Trump: He was being a gentleman

Theresa May on hand-holding with Trump: He was being a gentleman

The Prime Minister chose to pose for Vogue despite facing huge criticism, including from former Cabinet colleague Nicky Morgan, for being photographed for another magazine in pants later revealed to...

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Pakistan government bars five cricketers from leaving the country

Pakistan government bars five cricketers from leaving the country

The country's interior ministry also put four players provisionally suspended by the PCB in relation to the case - Sharjeel Khan, Khalid Latif, Mohammad Irfan and Shahzaib Hasan - on an exit control...

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Watch India Vs Australia 3rd Test Day 5 Live Match on Hotstar

Close-in cordon breathing down on batsmen, two leading spinners on the hunt, and a Test to be saved on a fifth-day pitch with variable bounce - the Australians needed to unlock this sub-continental co...

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Tillerson Meets President Xi Jinping in Beijing

Tillerson Meets President Xi Jinping in Beijing

The men " agreed there are opportunities for greater cooperation between China and the United States, but acknowledged there are, and will be in the future, differences between the two countries ", th...

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Merkel reserves right to block Turkish campaign appearances

Merkel reserves right to block Turkish campaign appearances

The head of Germany's Central Council of Jews, Josef Schuster, said that the Nazi comparisons are "not just offensive and absolutely wrong". Turkish politicians have repeatedly slammed Germany for t...

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Flames' Matthew Tkachuk suspended two games for elbow

Flames' Matthew Tkachuk suspended two games for elbow

The punishment was announced Monday evening, shortly after the 19-year-old left-winger made his case during a hearing with the NHLs Player Safety Department. “I dont know exactly what happened becau...

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Leafs get Carrick back for Bruins showdown

Leafs get Carrick back for Bruins showdown

The lost game against the Maple Leafs was particularly devastating as they are competing with the Lightning for the last wild card playoff spot in the east. Ondrej Palat has compiled three goals and s...

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RadioShack bankruptcy claims Indianapolis stores

RadioShack bankruptcy claims Indianapolis stores

Those stores were deemed the ones with the "lowest sales velocity and highest rent". Another 365 locations nationwide are slated to close by April 4, the Post-Dispatch reported. RadioShack filed vol...

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Oil slides as U.S. production shows no signs of slowing down

US WTI and Brent crude oil prices averaged $43.3 per barrel and $43.7 per barrel in 2016, respectively. According to traders, the oil prices have been squeezed by rising USA drilling activity, in ad...

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