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Carey says she suffers from bipolar disorder

Pop singer Mariah Carey revealed on Wednesday that she suffers from bipolar disorder, telling People magazine that she was diagnosed in 2001 but had only recently been taking medication.
Apr 12, 2018 00:00 IST

257 die in Algeria military jet crash

Two hundred and fifty seven people, including Western Sahara refugees, were killed when a military plane crashed near Algeria's capital on Wednesday, state media said, with witnesses saying they saw a wing catch fire shortly after the plane took off.
Apr 12, 2018 00:00 IST

No survivors as Algerian military plane with 257 on board crashes in field

As many as 257 people were killed when a military plane carrying soldiers and their families crashed soon after takeoff in a farm field in northern Algeria on Wednesday, Algeria's defense ministry said.
Apr 11, 2018 14:59 IST

Mark Zuckerberg apologises for Facebook's privacy failures

Under fire for the worst privacy debacle in his company's history, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg batted away often-aggressive questioning from lawmakers who accused him of failing to protect the personal information of millions of Americans from Russians intent on upsetting the US election.
Apr 11, 2018 13:07 IST

FBI raids Trump lawyer's office

The FBI agents who raided the office of President Trump's personal lawyer on Monday were looking for records about payments to two women who claim they had affairs with Trump, and information related to the publisher of The National Enquirer's role in silencing one of the women, several people briefed on the investigation said.
New York Times News Service Apr 11, 2018 00:00 IST

President cancels trip to Latin America

President Trump cancelled a trip to South America that was to have begun on Friday, the White House announced on Tuesday, citing the crisis in Syria as Trump fumed publicly about FBI raids targeting his personal lawyer.
Eileen Sullivan and Julie Hirschfeld Davis Apr 11, 2018 00:00 IST

Rallies rattle Bangla

Hundreds of university students across Bangladesh blocked roads on Tuesday in a third day of protests against what they say are discriminatory quotas for government jobs.
Apr 11, 2018 00:00 IST

Bill Clinton novel is 'book of the summer'

London Book Fair opened on Tuesday with the news that it will have a "poet's corner" for the first time, with the honour of occupying it going to the Indian woman of verse - Imtiaz Dharker.
Amit Roy Apr 11, 2018 00:00 IST

Man tied to Nobel in name leak

A Swedish newspaper says the husband of a member of the academy awarding the Nobel Literature Prize violated century-old Nobel rules by repeatedly leaking the names of winners of the prestigious award - including 2016 recipient Bob Dylan.
Apr 11, 2018 00:00 IST

Xi to maintain reform measures

Chinese President Xi Jinping promised on Tuesday to open the country's economy further and lower import tariffs on products including cars, in a speech seen as an attempt to defuse an escalating trade dispute with the US.
Apr 11, 2018 00:00 IST

No Harry invite for Trump, Obama, May

President Donald Trump, his predecessor Barack Obama and British Prime Minister Theresa May have not been invited to the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on May 19, royal and British government sources said on Tuesday.
Apr 11, 2018 00:00 IST

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