German minister urges Russian Federation to cooperate in solving Syria crisis

On April 14, the United States, France and Britain launched a series of missile strikes on Syrian positions over the allegations of chemical weapons' use by the Syrian forces on the formerly rebel-held area of Douma east of Damascus. British Foreign ... More..

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Union Deal Means GM Korea Won't File for Bankruptcy
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Union Deal Means GM Korea Won't File for Bankruptcy

In its mid-term report on the financial health of GM Korea , KDB expected the company to be able to see a dramatic turnaround if its management plan is carried out successfully following the agreement between ...More..

White House stresses Trump has 'no intention' of firing Mueller
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

White House stresses Trump has 'no intention' of firing Mueller

President Donald Trump , left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea. "Denuclearization. So far in this potential summit, North Ko...More..

Rahul to be in Mangaluru for poll campaign
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Rahul to be in Mangaluru for poll campaign

Accusing Modi of turning a blind eye towards the issues that have troubled the nation, he challenged Modi to face him for a 15-minute debate in Parliament. State Forests Minister and Dakshina Kannada district-i...More..

At least 18 dead in China karaoke lounge fire
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

At least 18 dead in China karaoke lounge fire

The suspect got into an argument, then used a motorcycle to block the building's door and lit the fire , state broadcaster CCTV said, adding that the suspect was on the lam. In addition to the 18 dead, the pol...More..

Alfie Evans given Italian citizenship boosting hopes of 'immediate transfer'
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Alfie Evans given Italian citizenship boosting hopes of 'immediate transfer'

The boy's medical team at Liverpool's Alder Hey hospital have argued that his life support system should be turned off. Judges at the UK's highest court said "there is no hope of him getting better". "I love ...More..

Chemical weapons experts take samples at site of 'gas attack' in Douma
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Chemical weapons experts take samples at site of 'gas attack' in Douma

Russian ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Saturday in a statement that the delays to the OPCW team were "unacceptable". The US, UK and France launched military strikes on Syria following the suspe...More..

Sports Minister Xasa 'Appalled' By Moses Mabhida Stadium Chaos
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Sports Minister Xasa 'Appalled' By Moses Mabhida Stadium Chaos

Moses Mabhida Stadium was opened in 2009 and was a central venue during the 2010 World Cup. A group can be seen attacking a female security guard with chairs and pieces of wood in the distance. "We would like...More..

Expert Praises Improved Trade Agreement between European Union and Mexico
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Expert Praises Improved Trade Agreement between European Union and Mexico

In a joint statement by the secretariats of Foreign Affairs and Economy, the Mexican government said the agreement in principle includes political, economic and cooperation aspects that "will allow political di...More..

Mitt Romney will face primary after setback in run for US Senate
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Mitt Romney will face primary after setback in run for US Senate

This implies Kennedy, who seized 50.18 percentage of their delegate vote, also Romney (49.12 percentage) will experience one another at a GOP primary election June 26. The issue prompted hours of debate, shou...More..

Houston mom sets auto on fire with kids in it
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Houston mom sets auto on fire with kids in it

Witnesses intervened and the woman ran away with the children. A woman in Houston set her vehicle on fire as she sat inside with her three children, at one point declaring, "We're going to see Jesus", The A...More..

MotoGP 2018: Marc Marquez claims dominant win at COTA
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

MotoGP 2018: Marc Marquez claims dominant win at COTA

A shaken Rossi later took aim at Marquez's conduct, saying he felt "scared" by the Spaniard's presence on the grid, accusing the world champion of being a safety risk to other riders. "I don't have a problem wi...More..

G7 foreign ministers condemn Russian behavior, says it impedes cooperation
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

G7 foreign ministers condemn Russian behavior, says it impedes cooperation

Other security issues include the nuclear standoff with North Korea, the crisis in Venezuela, possible war crimes committed against Rohingya Muslims and ongoing civil unrest in Syria and the Middle East. Both R...More..

Some Google services are also now being blocked in Russian Federation
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Some Google services are also now being blocked in Russian Federation

It comes after a court order issued a week ago that made Telegram illegal in Russia because the company refused to hand over decryption keys to Russian authorities. "We know about reports that some users in Rus...More..

China says many Chinese casualties in North Korea bus crash
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

China says many Chinese casualties in North Korea bus crash

The North has frequently used Gadhafi's death to justify its own nuclear development in the face of perceived US threats. On April 10, 2018, 40 organizations , including Human Rights Watch and representing o...More..

Plastic bags could soon be banned in New York State
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Plastic bags could soon be banned in New York State

The proposed ban comes after a report was released showing the impact plastic bags have on the environment. In the Pacific Ocean there is a huge mass of plastic known as the "Great Pacific Garbage Patch". The b...More..

Waffle House Shooting Suspect Travis Reinking Booked on Four Murder Charges
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Waffle House Shooting Suspect Travis Reinking Booked on Four Murder Charges

Reinking "got on the ground immediately" and laid prone, as officers placed him in handcuffs. Reinking, who had a pistol and ammunition in a backpack when he was arrested, was not talking to police . Reinkin...More..

by | Monday, April 23, 2018

"Reforms Can Be Bought": Neelam Katara On Jailed Manu Sharma's Charity Work

The Tihar jail had sent a letter to Sabrina regarding financial assistance from the victim welfare fund. Manu Sharma is a son of former Congress leader Venod Sharma. Jail officials say open jail prisoners are a...More..

Dramatic Napoli Winner Puts Pressure On Juventus
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Dramatic Napoli Winner Puts Pressure On Juventus

Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini has been diagnosed with a muscle tear in his left knee after lasting just 11 minutes of Sunday's 1-0 defeat to Serie A title rivals Napoli . "The city has given us such...More..

Bloomberg donates $4.5M to United Nations climate body after U.S. cuts
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Bloomberg donates $4.5M to United Nations climate body after U.S. cuts

The $4.5 million pledge from Bloomberg will not make up the entire shortfall from the U.S.'s departure. Asked if he thought the nonbinding nature of the Paris deal was a problem , in terms of other countries...More..

Naroda Patiya riot case: Gujarat HC acquits Maya Kodnani
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Naroda Patiya riot case: Gujarat HC acquits Maya Kodnani

Kodnani's personal assistant, Kirpal Singh Chabda was also acquitted by the court. This despite the Supreme Court SIT making a written submission how Kodnani was a kingpin of the 2002 anti-Muslim massacre, wh...More..

Syrian army continues strikes in Southern Damascus
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Syrian army continues strikes in Southern Damascus

Smoke rises from a Syrian government air strike in the Hajar al-Aswad neighborhood of Damascus. State-run al-Ikhbariya TV said the aim of Monday's move is to isolate IS in the southern Damascus area of Hajar ...More..

by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Israel Hits Syria Target After Mortar Shell Lands in Golan

Netanyahu retaliated the comment during a toast to mark Israel's 70th Independence Day with Defence Minister Avigdor Liberman and Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot. "I do not believe that we are headed towards regio...More..

Armenian Prime Minister resigns after protests
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Armenian Prime Minister resigns after protests

Health officials say 46 people are injured, including six police officers and protest leader Pashinian. I was wrong . This situation requires solutions, but I won't participate in them. Demonstrations have b...More..

Treasury Sec. Mnuchin eyeing trip to China for trade talks
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Treasury Sec. Mnuchin eyeing trip to China for trade talks

Because the world is so interconnected, the supply chains involve so many countries that it would affect the global economy, the International Monetary Fund has said. Mnuchin told reporters he was continuing ...More..

Ministers 'still making case for leaving customs union'
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Ministers 'still making case for leaving customs union'

It is a trading bloc made up of the EU's member states, in which goods move freely across borders without tariffs. It reduces administrative and financial trade barriers, such as customs checks and charges, a...More..

Obama Makes Melania Trump Smile and Twitter Erupts
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Obama Makes Melania Trump Smile and Twitter Erupts

About 200 people gathered on a ME beach on Sunday to remember Barbara Bush , who with her husband, former President George H.W. Bush, spent years at their summer home in Kennebunkport. Although a solemn servic...More..

Sushma calls on Xi, meets Chinese Vice President
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Sushma calls on Xi, meets Chinese Vice President

This was Swaraj's first meeting with Yi after the latter was her first since the Chinese Foreign Minister was elevated to a more powerful position in the Chinese political establishment. "We must work very hard...More..

48 dead, 112 injured in Kabul blast
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

48 dead, 112 injured in Kabul blast

According to United Nations figures, more than 750 people have been killed or maimed in suicide attacks and bombings by militants during the three months to March. "We hold meetings with security forces nea...More..

by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Russian Federation calls for greater United Nations presence in Syria

Russia will soon present evidence that the Syrian air defense forces shot down more than half of the missiles fired in the recent USA -led strikes, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Friday. Deliver...More..