Iceland officials boycotting football World Cup in Russian Federation

FIFA - which is now investigating Football Federation Australia over its governance structures - would expel and punish Australia should the Socceroos not attend. "I can not confirm at the moment the attendance of officials from the European Commissi... More..

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Donald Trump's approval ratings at highest point in 11 months
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Donald Trump's approval ratings at highest point in 11 months

The lowest approval rating policy wise was for his performance on foreign affairs, where only 39% of American approved of and 53% disapproved of his actions. The president was given the highest marks - 48 p...More..

Jewish Groups Attack Corbyn Over Anti-Semitism
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Jewish Groups Attack Corbyn Over Anti-Semitism

The time for talking is over, the time for words is over, and the time for action has begun. Labour should definitively rid itself of the taint of antisemitism, and go on the offensive against the racism at th...More..

Severe storms possible Thursday
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Severe storms possible Thursday

The northwestern half of the area will have the best rain chances this afternoon through tonight . Those storms are expected to form along and southeast of a front that's expected to move through the area T...More..

Turkey to target new town in Syria operation, Erdoğan says
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Turkey to target new town in Syria operation, Erdoğan says

Turkish police on Sunday were holding seven students from a prestigious Istanbul university after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused them of behaving like "terrorists" for staging an action opposing his m...More..

Anger over claims Brexit campaign 'cheated' to bend referendum rules
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Anger over claims Brexit campaign 'cheated' to bend referendum rules

Mr Parkinson, a political appointee who is employed by the Conservative Party, said he believed it was inevitable details of their relationship would become known once Mr Sanni chose to go public with his alleg...More..

Uber Gives Up in Southeast Asia, Sells its Services to Rival Grab
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Uber Gives Up in Southeast Asia, Sells its Services to Rival Grab

Uber's CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said at a conference in NY in November that the company's Asia operations were not going to be "profitable any time soon", particularly because of how heavily Uber was subsidizin...More..

South Korea agrees to limit U.S. steel exports to win tariff exemption
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

South Korea agrees to limit U.S. steel exports to win tariff exemption

It also agreed to lower trade barriers to autos imported from the United States. To avoid the heavy steel import duties, South Korea allowed US automakers a greater access to its domestic market by easing...More..

Amit Shah visits 110-year-old Lingayat seer Sri Shivakumara Swami
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Amit Shah visits 110-year-old Lingayat seer Sri Shivakumara Swami

The visit assumes significance as it comes in the backdrop of the Siddaramaiah government's move to recommend to the Centre to accord a religious minority tag to Lingayats and Veerashaiva Lingayats in an atte...More..

US Senate wants to legalize industrial hemp
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

US Senate wants to legalize industrial hemp

Department of Agriculture encouraged farmers to grow as much hemp as possible to help with World War II effort. Marijuana can contain up to 30% THC, while hemp contains less than 0.3% (per dry weight) THC....More..

by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Dead in Fire at Siberian Shopping Center: Russian State Media

Some of the dead were found inside a cinema, which one witness said had been locked shut. A total of 64 people had been killed, according to the list, Interfax said. The fire at the four-story Winter Cherry...More..

'Brazil still haunted by 7-1 ghost'
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

'Brazil still haunted by 7-1 ghost'

Germany went on to win the competition and are on course to defend their crown in Russian Federation this summer, with Brazil being the last team to have successfully done this when they beat Czechoslovakia ...More..

Almost 6800 militants, families leave E. Ghouta, head to Idlib - Russian military
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Almost 6800 militants, families leave E. Ghouta, head to Idlib - Russian military

A convoy of buses that carry rebels and their families waits at Harasta highway outside Jobar, in Damascus , Syria March 26, 2018. The last rebel faction that's still active in Eastern Ghouta, just outside o...More..

Russian shopping mall fire kills 64; no alarms reported
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Russian shopping mall fire kills 64; no alarms reported

It says crews are still searching for remains and that 10 people are being treated in hospital. There has been no immediate information on the cause of the fire Sunday in the city 3,000 kilometres east of Mo...More..

Remington Seeks Bankruptcy Protection As Gun Sales Slide
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Remington Seeks Bankruptcy Protection As Gun Sales Slide

Details of the filing were not immediately available, but in a note to investors on Friday, the company reported negative operating cash flow as of March 25 of $7.4 million. Like most gun makers, Remington ...More..

More Spring snow possible
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

More Spring snow possible

There is a 60 percent chance of showers after 10 a.m. Monday , amid a high temperature around 66 degrees. The city started out the day with mostly sunny skies but now the clouds are starting to roll in, than...More..

Netanyahu taken to hospital, spokesman confirms
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Netanyahu taken to hospital, spokesman confirms

Police, who have yet to make a recommendation about charges in the case, reportedly questioned the prime minister in his official residence in Jerusalem al-Quds. A police spokesman confirmed "various investig...More..

Karnataka Assembly polls: Voting on 12 May, results on 15 May
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Karnataka Assembly polls: Voting on 12 May, results on 15 May

It had no intention to undermine the stature of EC. He also submitted screen shots of the news channel report, his tweet and the Congress leader's tweet and their timings to make his case. The tweet, which got ...More..

Did Kim Jong-un complete first foreign trip as N Korea leader?
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Did Kim Jong-un complete first foreign trip as N Korea leader?

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has reportedly left Beijing after his first trip outside the isolated state since he came to power in 2011, having travelled to the Chinese capital on his family's purpose-bui...More..

Amid data breach scandal, Modi app sparks political furor in India
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Amid data breach scandal, Modi app sparks political furor in India

Indian journalist Pratik Sinha, who double-checked the researcher's work, explained all the attention by pointing to the fact that Modi's name was attached to the app . "More such centres are being opened", ...More..

Relative Says Sharp Family Killed by Gas Leak from Appliance
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Relative Says Sharp Family Killed by Gas Leak from Appliance

Amy's cousin Jana Weland said her family had a "gut" feeling something was wrong as the Sharps hadn't been posting photos and "last year they shared pictures about every day". Officials found the bodies in th...More..

by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

K'taka govt trying to divide Hindus with Lingayat card: Amit Shah

In 2017, when the BJP president was on a three-day visit to Karnataka, he had mistakenly taken the name of Yeddyurappa and not Chief Minister Siddaramaiah while criticising the Congress for their "non-per...More..

Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower Says Death of Predecessor May Have Been Poisoning
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower Says Death of Predecessor May Have Been Poisoning

I don't remember a national project, I know regionally", said Wylie while responding to a question on CA's work in India by Labour's Paul Fareely. "India's so big that one state can be as big as Britain", Wylie...More..

Mamata to attend dinner hosted by NCP chief Pawar
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Mamata to attend dinner hosted by NCP chief Pawar

State BJP President Dilip Ghosh rallied with a sword in West Midnapore while party's state women wing president Locket Chatterjee was seen carrying a trident. Trinamul sources maintained that discussions have a...More..

United States will reinstate question about citizenship in 2020 Census: Commerce Dept
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

United States will reinstate question about citizenship in 2020 Census: Commerce Dept

Department of Commerce said in a statement . Decennial censuses asked about citizenship from 1820 to 1950, and annual sample surveys continue to ask the question. The census figures determine the number of s...More..

White House disparages porn star's story of Trump affair
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

White House disparages porn star's story of Trump affair

Shah's statement that the White House did not engage in any wrongdoing can be viewed as meaningless because at the time the alleged payment was made, Barack Obama, not Trump, was president. The issue is a hard ...More..

Orange snow baffles Eastern Europe
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Orange snow baffles Eastern Europe

Sochi in Russian Federation, in particular, was blanked by the orange snow , Skiers posted photographs and videos of the tangarine-coloured snow on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. On Thursday, before the oran...More..

Suspicious packages sent to DC area military installations
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Suspicious packages sent to DC area military installations

Officials told Fox News among the areas include the White House and Central Intelligence Agency mail facilities located at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, which is located in Southeast DC. Howard said in a state...More..

Turkey 'neutralises' 41 terrorists in northern Iraq
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Turkey 'neutralises' 41 terrorists in northern Iraq

The meeting was hosted by Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov, whose country now holds the rotating Presidency of the Council of the EU, and attended by Turkish President Recep Tayipp Erdoğan, Tusk, and Eur...More..

Former US Ambassador John Bolton Tapped As National Security Adviser
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Former US Ambassador John Bolton Tapped As National Security Adviser

He added that the USA will use MEK to achieve that aim. To date, Mr. Trump , who has condemned the decision to invade Iraq as a disaster , hasn't come across as a war enthusiast. policy on an array of issues;...More..