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Feb 17 2016

Typhoon jets scrambled from Lincolnshire RAF base to intercept Russian bombers

The Russian bombers did not enter British airspace, which extends 12 miles off the coast, but were in the " area of interest ", according to a defense official cited by...

Feb 17 2016

'Boutros Boutros-Ghali leaves behind legacy of peace and unity'

A former Egyptian foreign minister, Boutros-Ghali was the first Arab to serve as United Nations chief. Current UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon called Boutros-Ghali "...

Feb 17 2016

JNU row: Jadavpur University students raise anti-national slogans

Wednesday's remand hearing was briefly adjourned as the Supreme Court rushed a team of commissioners to investigate, after lawyers for Kumar said he had been attacked...

Feb 17 2016

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley endorses Rubio

Haley holds an 81% approval rating in SC. Four days before voters head to the polls for the S.C. Republican presidential primary, the state's most coveted GOP endors...

Feb 17 2016

US stealth jets fly over S. Korea amid N. Korea standoff

The deployment comes as the US seeks to bolster their military assets on the peninsula in response to technological advances being made in North Korea regarding its mis...