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Video shows Harvey Weinstein’s hands-on encounter with rape accuser

September 13, 2018 1:24:07 pm

Weinstein is seen on the video rejecting a handshake from Thompson and then hugging her instead and rubbing her back. He then caresses her shoulder as they sit side-by-side in front of her laptop.

Senator Cory Booker releases new confidential records about Kavanaugh

September 13, 2018 1:05:08 pm

Booker said the documents about Kavanaugh's work "raise more serious and concerning questions'' about his honesty during his testimony before the committee when he suggested he was not substantially involved in the nominations.

Lawyer of former Malaysian PM Najib Razak charged with money laundering

September 13, 2018 3:31:53 pm

Muhammad Shafee is leading a defence team for Najib who faces charges of criminal breach of trust, money laundering and abuse of power at SRC International, a former 1MDB unit. Najib has denied any wrongdoing

‘Miraculous’: Missouri boy survives after meat skewer pierces skull

September 13, 2018 12:06:57 pm

Xavier's harrowing experience began Saturday afternoon when yellow jackets attacked him in a tree house at his home in Harrisonville. He fell to the ground and started to scream. His skull was pierced from front-to-back with half a foot of skewer still sticking out of his face.

Pakistan must crackdown on terror groups like the LeT or handover terrorists

September 4, 2018 10:54:49 am

The US lawmaker said that Pakistan needs to be serious about closing down 600 Deobandi madrassas in the country

Nigeria: Suicide bombers destroy three fuel tankers, no casualties

June 30, 2020 5:38:17 pm

Three suicide bombers set ablaze three fuel tankers in the center of Nigeria’s northeastern city of Maiduguri before dawn Friday, officials said, just days before a planned visit by the UN Security Council. Soldiers fired at one of the bombers, a teenage girl, to avert what could have been a major attack on the city’s […]

Singapore calls for increasing connectivity between South Asia, SE Asia

August 21, 2018 7:33:57 pm

Singapore's foreign minister said the countries in the two regions should maximise opportunities to increase connectivity via air, land, sea and digital technology.

Lankan President Sirisena dismisses UN demand for probe into war crimes by foreign judges

August 22, 2018 11:41:05 pm

The Tamil minority, however, insists on foreign judges, claiming that the local judicial system remains far from trustworthy to deliver justice to the large numbers of Tamil victims of the conflict.

US: Indian-American jailed to 9 years for USD 25 million fraud scheme

August 22, 2018 11:41:15 pm

Amit Chaudhry, 44, has also been ordered to pay USD 4.1 million in restitution.

Turkey accuses Germany of ‘double standards’ over meeting cancellation

August 22, 2018 11:41:32 pm

Ankara's relations with Berlin have soured especially since the attempted coup in July.

Samsung chief’s ‘trial of the century’ to start next week

August 22, 2018 11:41:42 pm

The Samsung scion's hearing will be held in a court that can accommodate more than 150 people.

George Bush explains his fondness for Michelle Obama

August 22, 2018 11:43:19 pm

According to CNN, the 43rd President credits Michelle Obama's appreciation for his sense of humour as a key reason