Europe's attitude toward Turkey anti-democratic, deputy PM says

Turkey has expressed anger at perceived slights from Berlin, including a parliamentary motion referring to the 20th century killing of Armenians as "genocide" and the decision by several German cities to ban events at which Turkish officials wanted t... More..

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United States government watchdog to review Mar-a-Lago trips, Trump hotel profits

The lawmakers' bill requires the publication of these visitor logs to ensure that the American people have information about who has access to and may be influencing the Trump administration. "So far, all we've...More..

Israeli-Palestinian conflict top of agenda at Arab leader's summit
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Israeli-Palestinian conflict top of agenda at Arab leader's summit

The agreement, which was expected, comes weeks after Trump tossed a diplomatic wrench into the Middle East peace process by seemingly stepping back from a decades-long USA commitment to eventual Palestinian sta...More..

Nicola Sturgeon has invited us all to move to Scotland - fancy it?
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Nicola Sturgeon has invited us all to move to Scotland - fancy it?

Ms Sturgeon will say: "Whatever our different opinions on independence, we can all unite around this simple principle - Scotland's future must be Scotland's choice". Delegates greeted her address with stand...More..

House Republicans will try again on health care bill, Paul Ryan says
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

House Republicans will try again on health care bill, Paul Ryan says

The one bright spot for the GOP is Trump's nomination of conservative appeals court Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court, which will be considered on the Senate floor the week of April 3. "The people who wer...More..

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US, China renew determination to resolve N. Korea threat, differ on approach

Nearly two weeks ago North Korea carried out a missile launch exercise it said was targeting U.S. bases in Japan, and in his New Year's address , Kim said Pyongyang was nearly ready to test-fire an intercontin...More..

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Former Chris Christie allies sentenced in 'Bridgegate' case

This photo combo taken November 3, 2016, shows Bridget Kelly, left, who was New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's former deputy chief of staff, and Bill Baroni, right, who was Christie's former top appointee at Th...More..

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Berkeley community reacts to tabling of Obamacare repeal bill

Ryan met with President Donald Trump , Vice President Mike Pence and some senior staff at the White House Monday about the rest of the party's agenda. Trump, for his part, has given mixed signals since Ryan ca...More..

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Now what? The next steps for health care legislation

While some House Republicans remain focused on "repeal and replace ", a new conversation in Congress is starting on a different "R" word when it comes to Obamacare: fix. "And in the meantime, we're going to do...More..

Remembering the victims of the terror attack in Great Britain
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Remembering the victims of the terror attack in Great Britain

The family of American tourist Kurt Cochran killed in the Westminster terror attack today spoke of their sadness at his death. It was not immediately clear how many children the couple had. Masood was known...More..

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Ukip quitter Douglas Carswell 'not planning' on rejoining Conservatives as MP

Mr Banks wants to follow through on his threat to stand against Mr Carswell, but it is unclear whether he would be able to do it under Ukip's banner as he is no longer a member of the party. "I will leave UKIP ...More..

Hamas Develops New, High-Powered Rocket to Target Israel
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Hamas Develops New, High-Powered Rocket to Target Israel

Khaled Mashal, the leader of Hamas' political bureau, said in a Monday speech that "if Israel has made a decision to change the rules of the game, our leadership will accept the challenge". "An investigation ha...More..

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Severe storms threaten central United States; trucker dies in Oklahoma

One person was in one vehicle and two in their other, Witt said, but he could not match up occupants with vehicles. Williamson was a noted storm chaser for The Weather Channel. "Mr. Williamson was ejected from ...More..

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London police make two more 'significant arrests' in Westminster attack

Authorities have carried out at least 21 searches and seized more than 2,700 items including "massive of amounts of computer data". Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack, although it was unclear...More..

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Australia skips United Nations nuke-ban treaty talks

Is there anyone who thinks that North Korea would ban nuclear weapons?" Haley noted that the United States had reduced its nuclear arsenal by 85 percent since the 1968 Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nucle...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

DHS: Travis County declined 142 ICE detainer requests in a week

Per Monday's report , Somerville does honor ICE detainers if the government provides a criminal warrant or there is "a legitimate law enforcement objective beyond immigration status for keeping a suspect in cu...More..

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IMA calls off strike post Bombay HC order

There are 38 hospitals under the Delhi government. Medical services in 17 government hospitals in Maharashtra, including four in Mumbai, have been affected because of the protest. FORDA is an umbrella body of...More..

Indian-occupied Kashmir observes shutdown to protest civilian killings
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Indian-occupied Kashmir observes shutdown to protest civilian killings

Acting on specific information, security forces surrounded Durbugh village but as they closed in on the house where the militants were hiding, they were fired upon, sparking the gunfight, the official said. Hea...More..

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UK faces government decision on deadlocked Northern Ireland

DUP leader Arlene Foster meanwhile insisted that there was "little to suggest" that Sinn Féin wanted to secure an agreement. The move would see senior civil servants in Westminster take charge of the North's ...More..

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What the death of broadband privacy rules means

Last week, Pai said consumers would have privacy protections even without the Obama internet provider rules, but critics say they will weaker. The Senate last week passed the resolution , and on Tuesda...More..

Why SM Krishna Is An Important Acquisition For BJP
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Why SM Krishna Is An Important Acquisition For BJP

Notably, on January, Krishna (84) quit the Congress and said that he was being sidelined in the party because of his age. "I am feeling grateful on joining the BJP". "I am deeply humbled that I am joining a...More..

German voters deal early blow to upstart Schulz
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

German voters deal early blow to upstart Schulz

A much tighter race had been expected after the Social Democrats were boosted in polls by nominating Mr Schulz, a former European Parliament president, but a newcomer to national politics, in January. "I think ...More..

The Bottom Line: Trump signs order to dismantle climate change rules
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

The Bottom Line: Trump signs order to dismantle climate change rules

California and NY issued a joint statement saying they would continue the fight against climate change. Authorities say a truck driver was killed when powerful winds upended his tractor-trailer on an Oklahoma...More..

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'We'll blow Europe's mind' Turkey threatens to FLOOD continent with refugees

The mainstream center-right party of Mark Rutte fended off a challenge from conservative rival Geert Wilders in the parliamentary elections. But Turkish ministers and Erdogan have said they need to re...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Meeting Le Pen not interference, says Putin

Le Pen called for "strategic and economic cooperation" between France and Russian Federation, saying: "This new world taking shape right before our eyes now is already facing two big, monumental challenges, na...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

British-Born 52-Year-Old Identified as London Attacker

Rowley also revealed that two " significant arrests" have been made overnight in the West Midlands and northwest and nine people have been taken into custody. The Scotland Yard's top anti-terror officer Mark R...More..

Cong condoles death of Ahmed Kathrada
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Cong condoles death of Ahmed Kathrada

The African National Congress bestowed its highest honour, Isithwalandwe/Seaparankoe on Mr Kathrada in 1992 for his selfless dedication to the struggle for a free democratic non-racial and non-sexist South Afri...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Ferry Sewol raised from the seabed

Salvage workers are speeding up their preparation work to get the Sewol ferry ready for transport to port, government officials said Tuesday. Rescue workers had recovered the bodies of 295 people - majority...More..

BJP, Congress misleading people on house tax: AAP
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

BJP, Congress misleading people on house tax: AAP

BJP's landslide victories in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand and AAP's own poll debacle in Goa have put the latter party on the backfoot. Mr Kejriwal added that the commercial house tax will continue to be in pla...More..

Odd-Looking Ronaldo Statue Becomes 'Bust' of All Jokes
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Odd-Looking Ronaldo Statue Becomes 'Bust' of All Jokes

Don't believe us? What do you think of "Giraffe Ronaldo"? The airport on the Altantic Island will now be knwown as "Aeroporto Cristiano Ronaldo ". Ronaldo , though, seemed unfazed by all the attention the ...More..

The Forces Driving Middle-Aged White People's 'Deaths Of Despair'
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

The Forces Driving Middle-Aged White People's 'Deaths Of Despair'

Death rates for non-Hispanic middle-aged white men with a high school degree or less, increased by 130% from 1998 to 2015; yet for those with a four-year college degree by only 44 percent. "Controlling opioid...More..

Hot wealther: Expect relief from searing heat by Friday
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Hot wealther: Expect relief from searing heat by Friday

However, heat wave conditions are likely to prevail till at least Saturday in regions like Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Vidarbha, including south Haryana and Chhattisgarh, according to the department's...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Chinese President Xi Jinping To Meet With President Trump In Florida

Trump played host to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe last month at Mar-a-Lago, in Palm Beach, Florida. The two leaders are also are likely to discuss the United States president's threats to counter what he ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Le Pen, Putin talk terrorism in surprise Kremlin meeting

Putin has held a su. In the meeting with members of the Duma, Ms Le Pen urged Russian Federation and France to work together to save the world from globalism and Islamic fundamentalism. Le Pen's anti-immigra...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Erdogan considers reviewing ties with the EU

Speaking during the Turkish-British Tatlidil Forum in southern Antalya province, Erdogan said Turkey would likely review its ties with the bloc after its April 16 referendum on sweeping constitutional changes...More..