Harvey arrested on rape charges

Harvey Weinstein was arrested by New York City detectives on Friday on charges that he raped one woman and forced another to perform oral sex, capping a lengthy inquiry into the avalanche of accusations against him that spawned a public reckoning, and, with it, the global #MeToo movement.
Benjamin Mueller May 26, 2018 00:00 IST

Indian eatery in Canada hit, 15 injured

Two persons are thought to be behind the bombing of an Indian restaurant outside Toronto on Thursday night, injuring 15 people, three of them critically, officials said.
Catherine Porter and Dan Bilefsky May 26, 2018 00:00 IST

Korea meet may be rescheduled: Trump

President Trump said on Friday that his administration was back in touch with North Korea and the two sides may reschedule his summit meeting with Kim Jong-un, perhaps even on the original June 12 date, a stunning reversal just a day after the President cancelled the get-together.
Peter Baker May 26, 2018 00:00 IST

No spirits please, an 'aperitif' will do

Drinks companies are converging on an unusual cocktail recipe: less alcohol.
May 26, 2018 00:00 IST

New EU privacy laws come into force

New European privacy regulations went into effect on Friday that will force companies to be more attentive to how they handle customer data.
May 26, 2018 00:00 IST

Explosion in Indian restaurant in Canada wounds 15 people 

An explosion caused by "improvised explosive device" ripped through a restaurant in a mall in the Toronto suburb of Mississauga, wounding 15 people, Canadian police said.
May 25, 2018 11:32 IST

Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein turns himself in, arrested on rape and other charges

Police say Harvey Weinstein has been arrested on rape, criminal sex act, sex abuse and sexual misconduct charges for encounters with two women.
May 25, 2018 17:04 IST

Trump cancels talks with Kim

President Donald Trump has notified Kim Jong-un, the North Korean leader, that he has cancelled their much-anticipated meeting to discuss steps toward denuclearisation and peace because of recent "tremendous anger and open hostility" by Pyongyang towards members of his administration.
Eileen Sullivan May 25, 2018 00:00 IST

N. Korea says it has destroyed N-site

North Korea said on Thursday that it had destroyed its only known nuclear test site.
Choe Sang-Hun May 25, 2018 00:00 IST

Trump can't block Twitter users: Judge

Apart from the man himself, perhaps nothing has defined President Trump's political persona more than Twitter.
John Herrman and Charlie Savage May 25, 2018 00:00 IST

Russia link in missile that shot down MH17

Dutch prosecutors identified a Russian military unit on Thursday as the source of the missile that shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine in 2014, killing all 298 people on board.
Reuters May 25, 2018 00:00 IST


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