Brazil qualify for 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation

Brazil has become the first side to seal their place at the World Cup finals in Russian Federation next year. Paris Saint-Germain's Cavani struck from the spot against Brazil to save his country's blushes, but the Ligue 1 top scorer (27 goals) f... More..

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Israel has approved new settlements at the West Bank

Palestinian officials have condemned the move and called on the global community to intervene. Netanyahu said he was following through on a pledge he made a few weeks ago to 40 settler families who were ev...More..

Russia 'Perhaps' Supplying Taliban in Afghanistan
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Russia 'Perhaps' Supplying Taliban in Afghanistan

A graphic produced by the group circulated online , boasting of booty captured from the retreating forces. The province has been the scene of some of the fiercest fighting in Afghanistan. "It's a sign of the g...More..

Former South Korean President Arrested in Corruption Probe
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Former South Korean President Arrested in Corruption Probe

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - MARCH 31: Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye (C), leaves the prosecutors' office as she is transferred to a detention house on March 31, 2017 in Seoul , South Korea. Security offi...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Messi on Argentina ban: 'My sayings were never addressed to the assistant'

Messi was punished for directing "insulting words" against an assistant referee during the match against Chile on Thursday. Messi's club Barcelona described his four-match global ban as "unfair and totally di...More..

Company: Dakota Access pipeline on track to start this week
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Company: Dakota Access pipeline on track to start this week

The developer said there was vandalism to aboveground portions of the pipe at shut-off valve sites in South Dakota and Iowa, it confirmed to The Associated Press yesterday (March 21). In court records, Dakota...More..

Venezuela court drops moves to tighten president's grip
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Venezuela court drops moves to tighten president's grip

In a rare climb-down by the president's allies, the pro-Maduro court retreated from the rulings that had prompted opposition calls for mass protest marches in a volatile country stricken by an economic and poli...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

White House staff finance files raise conflict of interest concerns

According to the Times , her assets were valued between $11 million and at least $44.2 million. His total assets are valued between $253 million and $611 million, and his income previous year was reported to b...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

[Teams] Man Utd vs West Brom: Confirmed Line-Ups

For all Mourinho's anger, he saw United stretch their unbeaten run to 19 league games and their total of three league defeats all season is now joint-best in the division, along with Tottenham. "We can not be...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Anti-ISIS coalition to meet in Washington

Meanwhile, even as the ministers gathered at the State Department , news was breaking of the latest coalition air strike to have reportedly killed dozens of civilians in northern Syria. An additional one thousa...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Manafort volunteers for interviews with Intelligence committees

Yet, Schiff became even more upset on Friday after Nunes announced he was canceling the next public hearing into their investigation, in which former DNI Director James Clapper, former CIA Director John Brenn...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Will Tillerson visit be a disappointment for key United States ally?

US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, arrived in Ankara earlier today, marking the first official to the country by a US official in the Trump administration. Tillerson's visit to Turkey came one day after Yi...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Iraqi forces battle to Mosul mosque, 17 killed in Baghdad

The UN said earlier this month that some 600,000 civilians were still in west Mosul, 400,000 of them trapped in siege-like conditions in the Old City. Votel told the House Armed Services Committee Wednesday...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Malaysians returning from North Korea arrive home

Kim Jong-un assumed power in late 2011 following the sudden death of his father. "We have obtained whatever we want from them". "We wanted their help in the investigation because they were captured on CCTV ...More..

US Forced To Adjust Bombing Tactics After ISIS Baits Airstrikes On Civilians
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

US Forced To Adjust Bombing Tactics After ISIS Baits Airstrikes On Civilians

On Syria, Scrocca said that the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have made significant gains in Tabqa over the past week and are "poised" to liberate the town soon. "We need more solidarity from the worldwide com...More..

Donald Trump's White House aides are worth millions
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Donald Trump's White House aides are worth millions

Together, 27 White House officials have at least $2.3 billion in assets. One of the wealthiest members of the Trump administration - aside from the president himself - is Gary Cohn , who left a top positio...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Israeli leader set to approve first new settlement in decades

The statement added that "The Israeli government has made clear that going forward, its intent is to adopt a policy regarding settlement activity that takes the president's concerns into consideration". Israel'...More..

Gov. Brown: Trump's climate rollbacks are a 'colossal mistake'
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Gov. Brown: Trump's climate rollbacks are a 'colossal mistake'

The coal industry and Trump are also unlikely to reverse the cultural trend favoring cleaner cheaper energy choices. President Trump's move to undo President Obama's Clean Power Plan could make it easier ...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Trump's tweet sets tone for tense first meeting with Chinese President

The executive orders came a week after Trump's promise to replace Obamacare imploded in Congress and a week before he meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Florida, a summit that promises to be fraught wit...More..

Ousted South Korean leader behind bars after arrest on bribery charges
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Ousted South Korean leader behind bars after arrest on bribery charges

Ahead of the hearing Thursday, prosecutors submitted around 120,000 pages of documents to the Seoul Central District Court relating to the charges against Park, and said it would be "counter to the principle of...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Carter Page, Roger Stone Also Offer To Testify Before House Intel Committee

Although Nunes used the word "postponed", Rep. Adam Schiff, the ranking Democrat on the committee, said it was a cancellation and tweeted that Nunes had made the decision to "choke off public info". He then r...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

S Africa's Zuma reshuffles cabinet in political showdown

South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa launched a stinging verbal attack on President Jacob Zuma today, criticising a cabinet purge in which Indian-origin finance minister Pravin Gordhan was sacked. H...More..

Messi protests Federation Internationale de Football Association ban
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Messi protests Federation Internationale de Football Association ban

Initially, the incident was not included in referee Sandro Ricci's report but was followed up by Federation Internationale de Football Association after video footage emerged, the 29-year-old then receiving a f...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Global Renewable Power Capacity Expanding

But accelerating this momentum will require additional investment in order to move decisively towards decarbonising the energy sector and meet climate objectives. A record 71GW of new solar energy was deploye...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Tillerson Vows Safe Zones for Refugees, Increased Pressure on ISIS

The Westminster Bridge attack brings renewed urgency to the efforts of the coalition of nations to root out ISIS from its strongholds in Iraq and Syria. "Under President Trump's leadership and with the strength...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

United States 'understands' Israeli decision to build new settlement in occupied West Bank

Palestinian official Hanan Ashrawi condemned the new settlement approval and called for worldwide intervention. The Cabinet on Thursday night authorized the establishment of a new community for evictees f...More..

Lewis Hamilton: 2017 rules made battle with Sebastian Vettel 'harder than ever'
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Lewis Hamilton: 2017 rules made battle with Sebastian Vettel 'harder than ever'

Vettel's win justified the hype around Ferrari and was, as alluded to by CEO Sergio Marchionne, a long time coming for a team which failed to record a victory in 2016. "Once we put the soft tyres on, the vehicl...More..

Tillerson Talked About Safe Zone Plan With Turkey
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Tillerson Talked About Safe Zone Plan With Turkey

Turkey's decision to end Euphrates Shield Operation is the right step, main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has said, adding that he has always been advising the government ...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Sean Spicer: Trump wants Michael Flynn to testify in Russian Federation investigations

At least two White House officials played a role in surfacing the classified documents that were viewed by House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, ABC News has confirmed. I mean this: why would a Whi...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Uttar Pradesh meat sellers' strike enters third day

In Noida, the national capital's suburb in Uttar Pradesh, meat shops were open but many sellers said their daily income has fallen almost by half due to the crackdown on slaughterhouses. "Our children will at l...More..

Airstrikes near Syrian border kill over 150 terrorists: Iraqi military
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Airstrikes near Syrian border kill over 150 terrorists: Iraqi military

Highlighting the lack of resources for United Nations programmes assisting those displaced by the fighting in Iraq's Mosul Secretary-General António Guterres urged the worldwide community to do more to help the...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

United Nations secretary-general starts official visit to Iraq

The senior USA commander in Iraq acknowledged on Tuesday that the US-led coalition probably had a role in an explosion in Mosul believed to have killed scores of civilians, but said ISIS could also be to blam...More..

Former South Korean President Park Geun-hye Arrested
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Former South Korean President Park Geun-hye Arrested

She is accused of allowing her close friend Choi Soon-sil to extort money from companies, including Samsung , in return for political favours. Lee, also detained since February , has pleaded not guilty, cla...More..

Bastian Schweinsteiger: Ex-Man Utd midfielder scores on MLS debut
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Bastian Schweinsteiger: Ex-Man Utd midfielder scores on MLS debut

Schweinsteiger, a World Cup victor with Germany, was acquired from Manchester United on March 21st after the 32-year-old struggled to replicate the highs of his Bayern Munich career. I had to let him go and n...More..

Russian Federation engaged in 'information warfare' in USA, senator says
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Russian Federation engaged in 'information warfare' in USA, senator says

Trump has also dismissed suggestions of links with Russian Federation as Democratic Party sour grapes after his surprise November defeat of the party's candidate, Clinton. He said former campaign staffers were ...More..