Tillerson to press Russia on Syrian chemical weapons

British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson also had planned to visit Russian Federation this coming week, but decided Saturday to cancel the trip because of the fast moving events in Syria. After months of allegations of ties between his election campa... More..

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Ossoff, Handel head to confressional runoff after 18 candidate scramble

As the clock winds down, Republicans expect their candidate in the runoff will either be Karen Handel, the former Georgia secretary of state, or Bob Gray, a businessman and former city councilman. The President...More..

Ivanka's biz prospers as politics mixes with business
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Ivanka's biz prospers as politics mixes with business

The scenario underscores how hard it is for the president's daughter, to separate business from politics in her new position at the White House. Retailers are doing a delicate dance when it comes to handlin...More..

Trump could release his taxes but probably won't, experts say
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Trump could release his taxes but probably won't, experts say

As president, his federal returns are audited automatically by law. A poll taken in January , the results of which we have no reason to doubt still hold true, found that three of every four Americans - inc...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

2 suspects arrested in Marseille, planning attack before election - French authorities

Le Pen mentioned she is the only candidate in the French presidential election who has a clear and unchanging stance in this issue. Paris Prosecutor Francois Molins said in a news conference that weapons, e...More..

Ex-French diplomat accused of raping daughter acquitted
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Ex-French diplomat accused of raping daughter acquitted

Pascal Mazurier, a former French diplomat accused of raping his infant daughter, was let off by a court in Bengaluru today for lack of evidence. An FIR was registered against Mazurier, who was the deputy head...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Brexit talks to start after UK vote in June

The election will be a vote on her performance so far. In any case, with the United Kingdom prime minister enjoying a lead of more than 20 percentage points in the opinion polls, there surely can not be any dou...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

General election 2017: Neil Coyle vs Simon Hughes - round 2

Jeremy Corbyn has insisted he is "campaigning to win" despite Labour languishing in the opinion polls. JEREMY CORBYN welcomed yesterday's announcement of a snap general election on June 8, saying it was an op...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Russian Federation relations at another low after Syria attacks

Tillerson is a former oil executive who was awarded Russia's Order of Friendship by Putin. Lavrov doubled down on Russia's support for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, repeating denials that Assad's governme...More..

Syrian teenager thanks US President Trump for his 'action' after chemical attack
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Syrian teenager thanks US President Trump for his 'action' after chemical attack

Can Tillerson make the case for Russian Federation shifting its focus in Syria toward defeating Islamic State, which may have trained the Kyrgyz-born suicide bomber behind the attack on a subway train in St. ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

President Trump signs executive order targeting foreign work visas

Trump signed the order that calls for tightening the rules of the programme at the Kenosha , Wisconsin, headquarters of tool maker Snap-on Inc yesterday. Specifically, or rather, vaguely, the order calls f...More..

Brexit plans unaffected by election: European Union
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Brexit plans unaffected by election: European Union

Her spokesman said she had the backing of her top team of ministers and had informed Queen Elizabeth of her plans on Monday. Theresa May will refuse to take part in televised leaders' debates ahead of the sna...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Belgium had sought suspect in foiled French election attack

Authorities say they have made hundreds of arrests since the beginning of previous year, but Tuesday's incident was the first with a possible link to the hotly contested election campaign. Le Pen has confirmed ...More..

Photographer lauded for putting camera aside to rescue injured boy in Syria
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Photographer lauded for putting camera aside to rescue injured boy in Syria

You find another child, barely breathing, and you pick him up. A bomb hit a convoy carrying evacuees outside Aleppo that left more than 100 dead. According to CNN , almost 126 people died after the bomb wa...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Pence Promotes Trump's Economic Plans, Visits USS Rondald Reagan in Japan

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is on board an American aircraft carrier stationed in Japan amid heightened tension on the Korean Peninsula. Pence arrived in Japan. -Japan alliance as the "cornerstone" of region...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Barghouti's strike part of long road

Erdan also said prominent Palestinian prisoner Barghouti, the organizer of the protest, has been placed in solitary confinement. While Palestinian prisoners have mounted hunger strikes before, it has rarely...More..

Indian officials to lose red beacon lights atop their cars
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Indian officials to lose red beacon lights atop their cars

He said a detailed notification in this regard will be issued soon and there is no need for any amendment in the Motor Vehicles Act. The decision also intends to strengthen democratic values in the country, h...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

ISIS launches chemical attacks in Mosul, say Iraqi military

Progress in the Old City - a warren of closely-spaced buildings and narrow streets where hundreds of thousands of civilians are thought to reside - has been hard and slow. He called the civilians apostates who ...More..

EVENT CANCELLED: Easter egg hunting with a twist
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

EVENT CANCELLED: Easter egg hunting with a twist

The free Easter egg hunt has been held in Napa for more than 40 years and this year there were at least 1,000 children who joined in on the festivities, Rau said. Sorter also says Strive would like to thank t...More..

Lady Gaga talks to Prince William about PTSD and mental illness
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Lady Gaga talks to Prince William about PTSD and mental illness

We have to make the strongest, most relentless attempt we can to normalise mental health issues, so that people feel like they can come forward. In the clip, which was live streamed, Gaga sports a floral top...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

General election needed to stop opposition parties 'frustrating' Brexit - May

For decades, Britain's prime ministers have held nearly unchallenged powers to call early elections, but critics say snap elections have mainly been used by British leaders to hold early votes when it benefited...More..

'The Sword Stands Ready': Mike Pence Issues Pointed Warning to North Korea
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

'The Sword Stands Ready': Mike Pence Issues Pointed Warning to North Korea

Pence was joined by U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, Toyota President Akio Toyoda and executives from General Motors, 3M and Aflac. During a visit to South Korea this week, Vice President Mike Pence said ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Trump signs order on high-skilled worker visas

Trump signed an executive order to call for review of H-1B visa programme and said the "most skilled and highest paid applicants" should get the visas. The officials said the commerce secretary will review ho...More..

Melania gives Donald Trump subtle reminder during national anthem
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Melania gives Donald Trump subtle reminder during national anthem

The Easter Egg Roll dates back to 1878, when President Rutherford B. Hayes opened the gates to the Executive Mansion. Trump, the first lady and son Barron appeared at the White House Truman Balcony to wel...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Jailed Arab Terrorists Begin Hunger Strike as NY Times Whitewashes Barghouti's Terrorism

Barghouti has spent 15 years in prison since being arrested by Israeli forces in 2002, during the Second Intifada , as leader of the ruling Fatah faction's military wing. Nearly 6,500 Palestinians are being he...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Russian FM Lavrov holds joint presser with US State Secretary Tillerson

While Russia says sarin was released when Syrian government forces accidentally struck a building where terrorists were hiding a cache of deadly chemicals, the USA says it has images proving the bomb left a cra...More..

Trump on North Korea: 'I Don't Want to Telegraph What I'm Doing'
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Trump on North Korea: 'I Don't Want to Telegraph What I'm Doing'

One reporter asked President Trump if he had any message for North Korea. But Pence expressed impatience with the unwillingness of the regime to move toward ridding itself of nuclear weapons and ballistic mis...More..

Pak SC to announce Panamagate verdict tomorrow
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Pak SC to announce Panamagate verdict tomorrow

At the outset, the ASG said that investigation into the names leaked by a website was not simple and multiple agencies were probing and trying to ascertain the details. Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman I...More..

While President Buhari praises Turkish referendum, European Union calls for transparent investigations
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

While President Buhari praises Turkish referendum, European Union calls for transparent investigations

Turkey's ruling AK Party set out plans on Wednesday for President Tayyip Erdogan to gradually take back the party reins, in a sign it would begin implementing changes approved in Sunday's referendum despite opp...More..

Branstad signs laws restricting distracted driving in Iowa
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Branstad signs laws restricting distracted driving in Iowa

Gov. Terry Branstad has signed into law enhanced penalties involving the use of cellphones while driving. SF 489 would allow licensed retailers or community groups to sell consumer-grade fireworks out of perm...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Can a China reset defang North Korea?

The United States, Pence said, would be unwavering in its alliances and unyielding in its resolve. Lu said Beijing wants to resume the multi-party negotiations that ended in stalemate in 2009 and suggested that...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Graham: Assad is telling Trump 'FU'

WALLACE: So, there is a possibility that President Trump, you are saying - leaving it wide open that he will act against President Assad if he goes against civilians no matter what weapon he uses? Video depic...More..

US releases footage of 'mother of all bombs' being dropped
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

US releases footage of 'mother of all bombs' being dropped

According to military sources, the 21,000 lb GBU-43 massive ordinance blast weapon used in the attack on Thursday was the largest non-nuclear weapon the US military has ever used in combat. An Afghan resident l...More..

Theresa May should keep her eye on Sussex in the upcoming election
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Theresa May should keep her eye on Sussex in the upcoming election

The leaders of the 27 must adopt their "guidelines for negotiations" on 29 April, at a summit in Brussels , on the basis of proposals already presented by the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk. Ma...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Israeli Cancels Family Visits to Palestinian Prisoners on Strike

People hold banners during a rally in support of Palestinian prisoners in the West bank City of Bethlehem, Monday, April 17, 2017. The other cage bore the pictures of two Israeli soldiers killed in the 2014 war...More..