Germany President Steinmeier defends European Union, criticises Brexit

Nigel Farage was heckled in the European Parliament after accusing MEPs of "behaving like the mafia " over the conditions of Brexit . The changes proposed by British Conservative lawmakers in the European Union parliament and by a cross-party gro... More..

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United Kingdom to send troops to fight terrorism in Jordan
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

United Kingdom to send troops to fight terrorism in Jordan

The trip is part of a three-day visit to the Middle East, which will include a visit to Saudi Arabia for discussions about trade. They discussed the strategic partnership between Jordan and the United States as...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

United States comment terse on latest North Korea missile

A U.S. statement said initial assessments indicate the type of missile was a KN-15 medium-range ballistic missile. North Korea rarely misses an opportunity to conduct a banned missile test to coincide with ...More..

Stonewall calls for 'gender X' option on passports
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Stonewall calls for 'gender X' option on passports

Campaigners are calling for United Kingdom passports to come with an official "gender x" option. In its five-year-plan to create equality for transgender people in Britain, Stonewall said many people are afra...More..

Court: Civil Rights law prohibits discrimination of LGBT
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Court: Civil Rights law prohibits discrimination of LGBT

Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago marks an expansion of employee protections under the 1964 Civil Rights Act that has always been sought by the LGBTQ community. Ivy Tech said on Tuesday night that it does n...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

South Africa's rand falls after ANC says it stands by Zuma

Despite the African National Congress (ANC)'s acceptance that President Jacob Zuma deviated from the party's conference resolution when he recently reshuffled his Cabinet, the party's leaders have chose to ta...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

French candidates go head to head in TV debate with Macron favourite

Some 21 % found centrist Emmanuel Macron as the most convincing, the second best score. Candidates arrive at prime-time televised debate for the French 2017 presidential election in La Plaine Saint-Denis, nea...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Westminster murderer Khalid Masood killed by single bullet to his chest

An inquest into the deaths of the four victims of the attack has heard how PC Keith Palmer , 48, was killed by Khalid Masood outside Parliament last Wednesday. "He was then shot dead by a police officer". "T...More..

Rahman Dahlan: 'Abhorrent' to allow rapists to marry victims
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Rahman Dahlan: 'Abhorrent' to allow rapists to marry victims

At least she has someone who can become her husband. "They reach puberty at the age of nine or 12". "Perhaps through marriage they [the rape victim and rapist] can lead a healthier, better life". The new la...More..

Court: Civil Rights Act Protects Sexual Orientation
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Court: Civil Rights Act Protects Sexual Orientation

Kimberly Hively began working as a part-time adjunct professor for Ivy Tech Community College in South Bend, Indiana in 2000. During her employment, she applied for six full-time positions but claims never to...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

'Equal Pay Day' Raises Awareness For Wage Discrimination Against Women

The reasoning behind the campaign is this, if a woman makes 20 percent less than a man, she should pay 20 percent less for the purchases she makes. "[What ] a man earns [by] December 31, it takes the woman unti...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Syrian government cannot stay on after civil war over - Britain's Johnson

The town is also on a crossroads between Hama and Idlib and is considered vital to any regime offensive towards the northern city of Idlib. At least 72 civilians including 20 children died in a suspected chem...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

North Korea fires a possible ballistic missile

North Korea fired a newly developed powerful ballistic missile into its eastern waters Wednesday, U.S. and South Korean officials said, amid worries the North might conduct nuclear or long-range rocket tests ah...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Xi meeting: How Trump seeks to push his trade agenda forward

Last August Pyongyang also successfully test-fired a submarine-launched ballistic missile 500 kilometres towards Japan, far exceeding any previous sub-launched tests, in what the North's leader Kim Jong-Un hail...More..

Ivanka Trump, husband still benefiting from business
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Ivanka Trump, husband still benefiting from business

The documents show Mr Kushner began selling off the most problematic pieces of his portfolio shortly after Mr Trump won the election and some of those business deals are not required to be disclosed in the form...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Turkey says findings indicate chemical weapons used in Syria attack

Then he added, "These heinous acts are a outcome of the past administration's (Obama Administration's) weakness and irresolution". A Syrian military source strongly denied the army had used any such weapons. ...More..

Cargo ship catches fire off Colombo coast, Indian Navy sends help
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Cargo ship catches fire off Colombo coast, Indian Navy sends help

According to the Navy, the ship caught fire yesterday and a distress call was issued. "There are no casualties among the 22-member crew", Walakuluge said. As per sources, the fire which broke out last night i...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Adityanath waives farm loans of Rs 36359 cr

The BJP had in its poll manifesto or Lok Kalyan Sankalp Patra for Uttar Pradesh promised to write off loans taken by small and marginal farmers. Aadhar cards and direct money transfers would be mandatorily ...More..

Four takeaways from United States soccer's dominant win over Honduras
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Four takeaways from United States soccer's dominant win over Honduras

Friday night's win was the largest margin of victory against Honduras ever. The top three teams in the group qualify automatically for Russian Federation while the fourth-placed side goes into a playoff wi...More..

Maha to study UP farm loan waiver: Fadnavis
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Maha to study UP farm loan waiver: Fadnavis

As the day advanced the number of fans expressing appreciation openly grew in number. The Shiv Sena raised its voice in the Lower House, forcing Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to announce that the governmen...More..

In Turkey, Tillerson talks ISIS
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

In Turkey, Tillerson talks ISIS

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson wrapped up his first trip to Turkey. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson stands before laying a wreath at the mausoleum of Turkey's founding father, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk,...More..

Klopp delighted by Coutinho´s return to form
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Klopp delighted by Coutinho´s return to form

I think everyone saw it, especially me, but now it is over. "There are still a lot of games ahead of us and we must think of the next game". The win sees Liverpool climb to third on the table and with a s...More..

UN chief says suspected chemical attack shows 'war crimes' in Syria
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

UN chief says suspected chemical attack shows 'war crimes' in Syria

At least ten children died in Tuesday's attack on a rebel-held town in Idlib province. He said "chemical-laden weapons" made by rebels at the site had previously been used by militants in Iraq - an apparent...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Kremlin spokesman: Russia-US relations 'maybe even worse' than Cold War

Obama in late December announced "a number of actions in response to the Russian government's aggressive harassment of USA officials and cyberoperations aimed at the US election". "It's about whose ideas are mo...More..

Spanish ship off Gibraltar
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Spanish ship off Gibraltar

The incident came at a time of heightened tension between the United Kingdom and Spain over Gibraltar due to Brexit. An FCO spokesperson said: "The Royal Navy challenges all unlawful maritime incursions int...More..

Scotland formally requests independence vote from UK
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Scotland formally requests independence vote from UK

Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon won a major victory Tuesday in her demand for a new Scottish referendum. Nicola Sturgeon sent U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May a letter formally requesting the tra...More..

Australia condemns alleged Syria chemical attack
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Australia condemns alleged Syria chemical attack

But many of these attacks are delivered through airstrikes, and no rebel or terrorist group in Syria is believed to have the capacity to carry out aerial bombardments in Syria. Wednesday's renewed airstrikes hi...More..

All-night Democrat talk-a-thon opposes Supreme Court pick
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

All-night Democrat talk-a-thon opposes Supreme Court pick

The Democratic obstruction is expected to compel GOP leaders to eliminate a 60-vote requirement for Supreme Court nominees and allow confirmation of Gorsuch with a simple majority vote. "The decisions that it r...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Home of St. Petersburg Terrorist Searched

The bomber in that attack said he had been acting under the direction of IS militants in Syria. The perpetrator had radical extremist links, Russian media cited law enforcement officials as saying, raising th...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Pepsi responds to Kendall Jenner advert controversy

Pepsi has released a two-and-a-half minute video advertisement that shows Kendall Jenner skipping out on a photoshoot to join a protest march, where she then gives a police-officer a can of soda as a peace offe...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Tony Romo Reportedly Retiring, Pursuing Job in Broadcasting

LeGarrette Blount and the team reportedly have a mutual interest in working on bringing the veteran back in 2017, giving them one of the main cogs in the machine that won the Super Bowl last season. 1 seed in...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Spain urges United Kingdom not to lose temper over Gibraltar

Responding to the former Tory leader's comments in Madrid, Spanish foreign minister Alfonso Dastis said: "The Spanish Government is a little surprised by the tone of comments regarding Gibraltar coming o...More..

Warplanes bomb Idlib province one day after suspected chemical attack
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Warplanes bomb Idlib province one day after suspected chemical attack

Tuesday's attack drew swift condemnation from world leaders, including United States president Donald Trump, who called it as a "heinous" act that "cannot be ignored by the civilised world". If confirmed, i...More..

Russian Federation names Kyrgyzstan native as prime suspect in St. Petersburg metro bombing
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Russian Federation names Kyrgyzstan native as prime suspect in St. Petersburg metro bombing

The ministry said on its website on Tuesday that relatives have identified the victim's body, and that it will be taken to Kazakhstan for burial. Garyugin said the train driver, 50-year-old Alexander Kaverin,...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Democrat gives marathon speech against Gorsuch

Here is my message for each of them who considers altering Senate rules for your personal gain: You are fired. Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer, leading the filibuster effort, said it was the Republicans...More..