Corruption trial begins for ex-South Korean President Park

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Former President Park Geun-hye stared straight ahead in court today and denied that she engaged in bribery and leaking government secrets at the start of a criminal trial that could send South Koreas first female leader to prison for life if convicted. Police escorted Park, in handcuffs with her ...

Uttarakhand: Landslide near Rishikesh-Badrinath NH, thousands feared stranded

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Thousands of pilgrims are feared stranded after a landslide occurred near Vishnuprayag in Uttarakhand's Chamoli district blocking the Rishikesh-Badrinath National Highway. District collector Ashish Joshi said that BRO (Border Roads Organisation) personnel are engaged in clearing the roads and it ...

New York City: Speeding vehicle plows into Times Square pedestrians, one killed, say reports

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First responders are at the scene as people help injured pedestrians after a vehicle struck pedestrians on a sidewalk in Times Square in New York, U.S., May 18, 2017. REUTERS/Jeremy Schultz At least one person was killed, and 13 injured after a speeding vehicle rammed into pedestrians in Times Sq...

Corruption trial begins for ex-South Korean President Park

10 hours, 0

Former President Park Geun-hye stared straight ahead in court today and denied that she engaged in bribery and leaking government secrets at the start of a criminal trial that could send South Koreas first female leader to prison for life if convicted. Police escorted Park, in handcuffs with her ...