GOP divided over new course after House health care debacle

Brian Mast (R-Fla.) said to reporters, recounting his remarks to his colleagues. And they've offered mixed messages on what comes next. "We can't leave this alone". Meanwhile, the Senate Judiciary Committee is holding its markup to consider the nomin... More..

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Former Russian lawmaker and Kremlin critic shot dead in streets of Kiev

The killer and Voronenkov's bodyguard were wounded during the attack, he added. Kyiv Police Chief Andrei Krishchenko said Voronenkov's murder was likely a contract killing, The Moscow Times cites Meduza as ...More..

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European Union papers over the cracks to mark its 60th birthday

The leaders took the opportunity to sign the Rome Declaration , which outlines the bloc's plans for meeting the main challenges it faces today. Sometimes in more creative ways than others too... "I was a gir...More..

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Lithuanian Foreign Minister calls on Russian Federation to release anti-corruption protesters

Turnout was estimated to be between 7,000 and 8,000, according to the police. "It will be interesting whether Putin goes for a reformer such as Kudrin , or perhaps Nabuillina , to inject some new momentum...More..

Ahmed Kathrada's death has left 'a profound sense of loss'
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Ahmed Kathrada's death has left 'a profound sense of loss'

A life fighting racial injustice Born to immigrant Indian parents in the town of Schweizer-Reneke in the North West Province, he became involved in politics at the age of 12, distributing leaflets for the Youn...More..

If Taipei not involved, S China Sea code futile: MOFA
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

If Taipei not involved, S China Sea code futile: MOFA

The Philippines has bickered with China for years over the South China Sea, but associations seem to have amended under President Rodrigo Duterte, who was arranged to meet Chinese Deputy Premier Wang Yang in Da...More..

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Samsung Has Officially Launched the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus

Samsung's new smartphone is hard wired with artificial intelligence, visual reality and Internet of Things ability, but New Zealand will have to wait for some perks. Because the screens on both Galaxy S8s are...More..

Ivanka Trump changes plans, will become federal employee
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Ivanka Trump changes plans, will become federal employee

Well, Ivanka is definitely going to be staying cozy in her West Wing office, but now she is becoming a bonafide federal employee , working directly under her dear daddy as Assistant to the President. Ivanka Tr...More..

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Sturgeon wins vote for second referendum

Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale said the start of the European Union withdrawal process was "a deeply divisive moment in our country's history" and urged the Prime Minister to soften her approach. Ms ...More..

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Nuclear arms ban talks begin at United Nations, but USA, others boycott

With the support of more than 120 countries, the UN General Assembly approved the negotiation of a treaty banning nuclear weapons in October of 2016. "But today, in this day and time, in the situations that w...More..

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Scotland to hold another referendum on exiting UK

Scotland can not hold a binding independence vote without Westminster's approval and Scottish secretary David Mundell said the Conservative government would not consider the proposal until after Brexit is com...More..

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India not participating in United Nations negotiations on banning nuclear weapons

Japan is also the only nation to ever be be hit by a nuclear weapon, with the US dropping two such bombs on Japanese cities during World War Two. "So, until we can help Pyongyang find a credible substitute to...More..

Supreme Court Nominee To Face Confirmation Vote April 7: Senate Leader
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Supreme Court Nominee To Face Confirmation Vote April 7: Senate Leader

The groups said they fear Gorsuch "will not protect our rights as Americans or as Mainers". Charles Krauthammer thinks a Democratic filibuster of Supreme Court Nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch should get Republ...More..

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'Erratic' woman drives into US Capitol cruiser

The drama near the Capitol began after officers attempted a traffic stop for an erratic driver. They ordered her to stop, but the driver made a U-turn and fled, hitting a police cruiser in the process, Maleck...More..

Pakistan is fully aware of sensitivities attached to Gilgit-Baltistan
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Pakistan is fully aware of sensitivities attached to Gilgit-Baltistan

The three separatist leaders have also asked Pakistan to show "wisdom" and "desist" from taking any such steps which may hamper the political and geographical position of Jammu and Kashmir. "The move to declare...More..

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Palestinian Authority warns against Jerusalem Embassy move

Palestinians want the West Bank and East Jerusalem for their own state, along with the Gaza Strip. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence revived talk of the possibility the United States may move its embassy to Jeru...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Buhari Names Ocheni, Hassan As Ministerial Nominees

Buhari sent the list at a time when the senate is unhappy with the executive. He had his secondary education at Idah Secondary Commercial College , Idah, Kogi. He is former chairman of the defunct Congress f...More..

EU parliament says no Brexit deal without safeguarding citizens' rights
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

EU parliament says no Brexit deal without safeguarding citizens' rights

EU Council President Donald Tusk holds British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit letter which was delivered by Britain's permanent representative to the European Union Tim Barrow that gives notice of th...More..

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Egypt, Saudi leaders meet in sign of thaw

Mr Hadi's speech stood out in a summit where other leaders alluded to Iran's swollen influence in the region at times without naming the power. The head of Libya's United Nations -backed government has called...More..

Turkey Ends Euphrates Shield Military Campaign In Syria
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Turkey Ends Euphrates Shield Military Campaign In Syria

It has never disclosed how many troops were involved in Euphrates Shield. It was not immediately clear if that signified a plan to withdraw Turkish troops , or if operations would continue elsewhere under an...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

South Africa activist's funeral exposes divide over future

Kathrada had called on Zuma to resign past year after he became mired in a series of corruption scandals. The funeral attendees rose in a standing ovation when Kgalema Motlanthe, a former deputy president und...More..

House Intel Chair Facing Pressure to Step Away From House Russia Probe
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

House Intel Chair Facing Pressure to Step Away From House Russia Probe

Michael Flynn, Trump's former national security adviser, was also in attendance for that December meeting at Trump Tower with the Russian ambassador and Kushner. "The committee asked her to testify on our own...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

S.Korea prosecutors to question SK Group chief in corruption probe

Park was accused a year ago by prosecutors of acting as an accomplice to a longtime friend, Choi Soon-sil, who allegedly used her ties to the president to extort money from South Korea's biggest corporations, i...More..

Jewish community center bomb threats: Teen suspect arrested in Israel
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Jewish community center bomb threats: Teen suspect arrested in Israel

The suspect , a Jewish dual citizen of Israel and the USA, was arrested on March 23 in the Israeli city of Ashkelon. The suspect was arrested Thursday morning at his home in southern Israel. Jewish institu...More..

Spicer: Trump
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Spicer: Trump "Absolutely" Open To Working With Democrats

On Monday, just three days later, Ryan said: "If Obamacare just stays as is, that's not acceptable to the American people". So the Republicans want to blame the Democrats for the failure of their health car...More..

Man accused of killing his seven-year-old stepson arrested
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Man accused of killing his seven-year-old stepson arrested

A gofundme page has been set up to take donations in support of the Dumas family, and it sat at over $12,500 as of Monday afternoon. "It's not something as a mother you ever want to see or have happen", the w...More..

Divorce papers filed: United Kingdom triggers European Union exit
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Divorce papers filed: United Kingdom triggers European Union exit

Tusk responded to May's letter by saying, "There's no reason to pretend that this is a happy day, neither in Brussels nor in London". British Prime Minister Thersa Maytriggered Article 50 of the Lisbon Trea...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

UP: 8 coaches of Mahakaushal Express derail near Mahoba, 22 injured

It took place between Mahoba and Kulpahar stations. The official said an accident relief train has also been rushed to the site and the injured have been given first-aid. However, the cause of the derailment ...More..

Article 50: Volatility for pound as Theresa May triggers Brexit
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Article 50: Volatility for pound as Theresa May triggers Brexit

On the currency markets, the pound was down 0.29% against the dollar at $1.2415 and 0.16% down against the euro at 1.1495 euros. "Sterling fared better against the euro, which ended up being the main loser fr...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Former Russian Mp Shot Dead In Kiev, Ukraine

Police said they were both taken to hospital. Kiev police chief Andriy Kryshchenko said Voronenkov was killed around noon local time (1000 GMT) and his bodyguard was also injured in the attack outside...More..

Rivals Paris and London announce joint business plan
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Rivals Paris and London announce joint business plan

Currently, only nitrogen oxide emissions will be monitored under real driving conditions for type approval purposes. Motorists will be able to identify the most polluting vehicles before they buy them with a ...More..

Hungary's education official says supports Soros university
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Hungary's education official says supports Soros university

Hungary's state secretary for education, Laszlo Palkovics, sought on Wednesday to dismiss any accusations that the law targets the CEU , saying it was not "an anti-CEU or anti-Soros law". "We will energeticall...More..

'Hideous' Cristiano Ronaldo statue sparks social media laughs
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

'Hideous' Cristiano Ronaldo statue sparks social media laughs

Airport officials at the former Madeira International Airport were about to celebrate renaming the location to the Aeroporto Cristiano Ronaldo-a nod to the world famous footballer who hails from the area. Con...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Zinke: Border wall 'complex,' faces geographic challenges

The White House documents were submitted to Congress amid negotiations over a catchall spending bill that would avert a partial government shutdown at the end of next month. And if we lose that cooperation with...More..

Christie mum on bridge lane-closure sentences
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Christie mum on bridge lane-closure sentences

Bridget Anne Kelly , 44, a former top aide to the governor whose " time for some traffic problems " email became a focal point of the federal investigation, was given 18 months. Despite emerging as one of Donal...More..