Russian Federation metro blast toll climbs to 14

An unidentified device went off at about 14:40 Moscow time on Monday in a subway train vehicle when the train was moving from Tekhnologichesky Institut Station to Sennaya Ploshchad Station. A year later, a bomb exploded on a high-speed train travelli... More..

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US and Russia clash over US attempt to debate rights at UN

Haley has been a leading voice on the US administration's foreign policy, in contrast to US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson who has held a low profile. We've changed the Israel bias that's happening at the ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

South Africa's Zuma says government disputes are damaging

Mr Ntshalintshali also criticised ratings agency S&P's decision to downgrade South Africa to junk status saying the union views it as political interference. Gordhan's sacking has outraged opponents and some ...More..

College student dies after choking during pancake eating contest
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

College student dies after choking during pancake eating contest

The 40-year-old cop also helped evacuate the area after the 1993 bombing. A college student who father was killed while rescuing people in the September 11 attacks has died from choking during a pancake-e...More..

Election candidate says Martin McGuinness 'transformed Irish politics for the better'
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Election candidate says Martin McGuinness 'transformed Irish politics for the better'

Ex-IRA commander McGuinness died yesterday at the age of 66. And Michelle O'Neill also sent her condolences to his family and said she was "inspired" by him. McGuinness stepped down from his post of deputy fi...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

IRS to use private debt collectors amid huge telephone scam

If you're approaching the upcoming federal deadline feeling completely unprepared, you may be wondering: What happens if I'm late filing my taxes? The April reality check is upon us. "This is not just a scare, ...More..

IS fight the focus on Tillerson Turkey visit
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

IS fight the focus on Tillerson Turkey visit

This week's visit by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to the Turkish capital emphasized once again the intensive dialogue between the two key North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies in terms of the fig...More..

Lawmakers warn UK to assess impact of 'no deal' Brexit
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Lawmakers warn UK to assess impact of 'no deal' Brexit

I would have said, "Yeah, it will start to come apart". Government officials, lawmakers and analysts say privately that she believes she has some strong cards to play, while also hoping that European Union of...More..

Leahy says he'll back filibuster on Gorsuch
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Leahy says he'll back filibuster on Gorsuch

Democrats are also still angry that the Republican-led Senate refused a year ago to consider then-Democratic President Barack Obama's nomination of Merrick Garland to fill Scalia's seat. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, bl...More..

Russian opposition leader Navalny jailed
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Russian opposition leader Navalny jailed

Al Jazeera's Rory Challands, reporting from Russian Federation, said that the breadth and scale of Sunday's protests had likely surprised both Navalny and the Kremlin; solidifying Navalny's position as the pr...More..

Trump pledges 'full support' to Putin over Russian Federation metro attack
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Trump pledges 'full support' to Putin over Russian Federation metro attack

Security forces say they believe the 23-year-old was linked with radical Islamists. Resident Dmitry Leonov said there was a sense of shock that terror could strike the city as he picked his way through the ca...More..

Tar Heels find redemption with national championship
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Tar Heels find redemption with national championship

The quiet game by Gonzaga's big men allowed North Carolina to have a 40-18 advantage in the paint. The triumph at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale , Arizona came in sharp contrast to the scene...More..

Norway's Seadrill warns of share, bond wipe-out
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Norway's Seadrill warns of share, bond wipe-out

Seadrill Ltd (NYSE:SDRL) has a market capitalization of $836.36M and most recently 504.44M outstanding shares have been calculated. The stock added in the prior trading session by 5.1%, closing at the stock p...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Vladimir Putin 'wished Marine Le Pen good luck' in surprise Kremlin meeting

Denouncing the financial interests of chief rivals Macron and Francois Fillon , she said: "I am a free woman who has no need to refer to anyone, who has no media or big boss to thank". Two minutes later ther...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Westminster terrorist Khalid Masood 'used WhatsApp' minutes before attack

Those arrested on Thursday were: A 39-year-old woman in east London . Although police said they were confident that Masood was the sole attacker on Wednesday, counter-terrorism detectives are investigating w...More..

'We Agree On So Many Things': Trump Sings Praises of Egyptian Autocrat
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

'We Agree On So Many Things': Trump Sings Praises of Egyptian Autocrat

Trump noted that the USA plans to build its military to "possibly" its highest levels as it looks to fight the Islamic State group and lend support to its allies. But Trump also had plans to address the longs...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Inside Birmingham terror flat where 'London terrorist atrocity was planned'

Police say Leslie Rhodes of south London is the fourth person killed by British-born Khalid Masood, who was killed in the attack . The Scotland Yard's top anti-terror officer Mark Rowley said at least 50 p...More..

Spain
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Spain "surprised" by Britain's tone on Gibraltar

Speaking to Sky News on Sunday, Lord Howard said: "Thirty-five years ago this week, another woman prime minister sent a task force halfway across the world to defend the freedom of another small group of Br...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Supreme Court reserves order on liquor outlets along highways

Bareilly: Officials of the excise department have said they need more staff and vehicles in order to fully implement the Supreme Court order on shutting down liquor shops within 500 metres of national highways ...More..

Turkey will continue efforts in Syria after completion of Euphrates operation
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Turkey will continue efforts in Syria after completion of Euphrates operation

Erdogan has been incensed by Washington's readiness to work with the Kurdish YPG militia in the fight against Islamic State. "The Secretary [Tillerson] had very good conversations in Ankara and noted that w...More..

Brexit: UK to publish 'Great Repeal Bill' plan to replace European Union laws
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Brexit: UK to publish 'Great Repeal Bill' plan to replace European Union laws

This, the document says, should be done bearing in mind the Union's interest to protect its autonomy and its legal order, including the role of the ECJ. The third will be used to negotiate a possible transition...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Britain expresses 'regret' after egg is thrown at Saudi general

But, less than a week after Britain officially started a two-year countdown for quitting the European Union, May made clear that economic issues were the priority. More than 10,000 people have been killed in th...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

China's Premier denies militarisation of South China Sea islands

Li and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will on Friday detail an expansion of their two-year-old bilateral free trade pact in the areas of investment and services. Analysts believe Australia is maintaining a d...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Borrowing Brexit line, Le Pen warns of 'project fear' on euro

Each are polling at around 26% going into the first-round vote on April 23, and polls suggest that Macron will beat Le Pen in the decisive second round on May 7 to become the new French president - a sign t...More..

Could UK passports turn blue again after Brexit?
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Could UK passports turn blue again after Brexit?

That puts them directly at odds with Theresa May, who said in her formal letter notifying Mr Tusk of Britain's intention to withdraw from the European Union under the terms of Article 50 of its treaties that sh...More..

Russian Federation 'perhaps' supplying Taliban: NATO commander
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Russian Federation 'perhaps' supplying Taliban: NATO commander

The district's police chief, Mohammad Rasoul, said the Taliban overran Sangin early on Thursday morning.He said the district headquarters had been poorly protected and only eight police officers and 30 Afghan s...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

US ambassador to UN says no question of Russian interference

Trump added that the United States could "totally" handle the situation in North Korea without China's help. "And so once that information comes out, I expect that will be handled accordingly", Indian-American ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

US ambassador says 'no love' in dealings with Russia

Trump said ahead of the meeting that China has great influence over North Korea and he wants Xi to help the US denuclearize the reclusive northeast Asian nation . China is North Korea's most important source o...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Syrian activists say several dead in Idlib chemical attack

The images he posted showed children - at least eight in one video - seemingly deceased without any apparent external injuries. A suspected gas attack by Syrian government or Russian jets killed at least 35 ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Marine Le Pen 'meets with Putin' in Moscow

Le Pen's meeting with Putin - their first, according to Moscow - comes a month before the first round of the French presidential vote and as she tries to boost her worldwide status by meeting with world leaders...More..

'Not natural friends': Trump, Xi will be 'odd couple' at first summit
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

'Not natural friends': Trump, Xi will be 'odd couple' at first summit

Cooperation with the U.S. We noted in our article of March 14 that North Korea has often issued strongly worded statements in response to the Foal Eagle exercise. These joint exercises would be unneeded when,...More..

Teen admits plotting to kill Pope during Philadelphia trip
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Teen admits plotting to kill Pope during Philadelphia trip

According to the Department of Justice , federal prosecutors said Colon planned to recruit a sniper to shoot the pope during Mass and set off explosive devices nearby. Pope Francis visited Philadelphia on Sep...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

USA sanctions 11 North Koreans for links to nuclear and missle programs

The United States wants China to prove that it is really seeking to stop North Korea's nuclear testing with actions - and that's what President Donald Trump will be pressing China's President Xi Jinping to do...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

More funds, autonomy to institutions with better ranking: HRD

IISc is followed by Indian Institute of Technology ( IIT) Madras and IIT Bombay, which secured the second and third positions, respectively. Indian Institute of Technology ( IIT) Madras and Indian Institute o...More..

JNU students strike over massive seat cuts in Phd, MPhil
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

JNU students strike over massive seat cuts in Phd, MPhil

JNU Student Union President Mohit Pandey has said, "The Vice Chancellor had claimed that there will be wider consultations and there will be no seat cuts to deny opportunities to students from marginalised co...More..