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  World   Americas  05 Apr 2017

World, Americas, 05 Apr 2017

Rhode Island man rapes girlfriend for smoking last cigarette; convicted

In a separate case, Belen has been accused of beating 78-year-old Delor Cabral to death during a home invasion in 2013.

05 Apr 2017 5:02 PM

40-50 years needed to clear weapons in Iraq, Syria: UN

The director of the United Nations Mine Action Service said that it will take decades of work to help the countries get rid of arms.

05 Apr 2017 4:31 PM

Not living in White House insults Americans: Petition against Melania Trump

The petition is to be delivered to Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, both prominent Trump opponents on the left of US politics.

05 Apr 2017 4:11 PM

North Korea's nuclear provocations on forefront of Trump, Xi meeting

Speaking at a White House business forum on Tuesday, Trump called North Korea a ‘humanity problem’.

05 Apr 2017 1:34 PM

Pakistan welcomes US mediation after India rejects it

'Any positive role that the US plays to bring peace and stability in South Asia can serve the region well,' Chaudhry said.

05 Apr 2017 12:32 PM


US man dies trying to eat doughnut in shop's eating challenge

Travis Malouff had been participating in a contest to eat a doughnut the "size of a small cake.

05 Apr 2017 9:26 AM

Donald Trump blames Assad and Obama for toxic gas attack in Syria

Officials noted that U.S. presidents have rarely attacked their predecessors so aggressively for events like a chemical weapons attacks.

05 Apr 2017 9:04 AM

US says programmers not fit for H1-B, blow to India

In 2016, the Obama administration issued employment-based visas to 1.5 lakh Indian nationals, including 1.26 lakh H1-B job permits.

05 Apr 2017 1:38 AM