Thursday April 19-th, 2018

Life affected in parts of south Kashmir's Pulwama Life affected in parts of south Kashmir's Pulwama

The police denied the militants had tried to kill the BJP leader and said that he was inside a building when the attack took place on his security guards who were standing outside. Srinagar -Two militants killed in a gun battle with government force...

Kremlin says no clear proof Russian Federation behind Skripal attack - RIA

Russia's Defence Ministry said he was an "intellectual impotent" and Lavrov said he probably lacked education. Peskov on Thursday said Russian President Vladimir Putin would ultimately choose the option that "most suits Moscow's interests".

North Korean minister's visit to Sweden fuels speculation over Trump talks

North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho is set to land in Sweden on Thursday for a two-day meeting with his Swedish counterpart Margot Wallstrom, Sweden's foreign ministry said. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un waves to people attending a military ...

Israeli Soldiers Killed in Palestinian Car-Ramming Attack in West Bank Israeli Soldiers Killed in Palestinian Car-Ramming Attack in West Bank

The ZAKA emergency response organization reported that one of the victims was pronounced dead at the scene and according to Magen David Adom, paramedics were treating two victims in moderate to serious condition. Israel's Defence Minister Avigdor Li...

Unconventional Irish whiskeys for St Patrick's Day Unconventional Irish whiskeys for St Patrick's Day

Patrick's Day? The feast has evolved into a global event, with people celebrating Irish culture with public parades, drinks, dance, and wearing of green attire or shamrocks . Known as one of the earliest Christian missionaries, St. Patrick was bor...

Illegal alien appointed to state post in California Illegal alien appointed to state post in California

The committee's formal name is a bureaucratic mouthful - the California Student Opportunity and Access Program Project Grant Advisory Committee, or "Cal-SOAP", for short - but its mission is one that will be familiar to Mateo: to find ways to help st...

US Hits Russia With New Sanctions; Russia Vows Retaliation US Hits Russia With New Sanctions; Russia Vows Retaliation

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov is photographed in Geneva, in 2013. He said the usa was taking the matter "very seriously, as I think are many others". A senior administration official said there was some feeling that the goodwil...

Former President Obama picks Michigan State, UConn in NCAAs Former President Obama picks Michigan State, UConn in NCAAs

Obama also filled out a bracket for this year's NCAA Women's Tournament, and he has UConn winning the title. There are some upsets in there including Loyola-Chicago (11) over Miami (6). Obama picked UConn to win a year ago as well, but the Huskie...

Lavrov: Russia has no motive for attack on ex-spy Lavrov: Russia has no motive for attack on ex-spy

Trump spoke to British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday and he says their two governments "are in deep discussions", about next steps. The British, US, French and German leaders called on Russian Federation to provide "full and complete disc...

Russian Lawmaker: US Had Access To Nerve Agent Russian Lawmaker: US Had Access To Nerve Agent

Britain and its allies on Thursday blamed Moscow directly for a poison attack on a double agent in England, escalating diplomatic tensions as Washington separately announced sanctions against Russian Federation for allegedly meddling in its elections...

South East Asian heads of state descend on Sydney for ASEAN summit South East Asian heads of state descend on Sydney for ASEAN summit

During Singapore's Asean chairmanship this year, Asean is pursuing an agreement on e-commerce to streamline the varying regulatory systems across member states and make electronic transactions safer and more convenient, he added. Hundreds of Camb...

Gallup: Americans' Support for Israel Strong as Ever Gallup: Americans' Support for Israel Strong as Ever

American support for Israel has reached an all-time high, a report by Gallup shows, driven in large part by growing support among Republicans, as the partisan divide continues to grow. The Gallup poll also shows that Americans increasingly believ...

Russian Federation chides United Kingdom for blaming Putin for poisoning Russian Federation chides United Kingdom for blaming Putin for poisoning

He also gave no details, saying only that Russia's retaliation would be "well thought out" and "fully in line with the interests of country". He had previously said Russian Federation had no motive to target Skripal, but suggested others could ...

Schmidt 'scared' of Grand Slam thoughts Schmidt 'scared' of Grand Slam thoughts

England team to face Ireland: Watson; May, Joseph, Te'o, Daly; Farrell, Wigglesworth; M Vunipola, Hartley, Sinckler, Itoje, Kruis, Robshaw, Haskell, Simmonds. "We've done some good work on it (the breakdown)", he said. Speaking at the team hotel...

Delmarva law enforcement team up for St. Patrick's Day impaired driving checkpoints Delmarva law enforcement team up for St. Patrick's Day impaired driving checkpoints

Patrick's Day celebrations. It's nearly St. Patrick's Day, meaning more corned beef and cabbage, green beer and a heightened police presence. "If you're heading out for the Irish festivities, plan ahead and remember: 'Buzzed Driving Is Drunk Drivin...

Egypt wants answers in death of teenage student in UK Egypt wants answers in death of teenage student in UK

Mariam Moustafa, spent weeks in a coma after the brutal attack which took place around 8pm on February 20. "They started to beat her, kicking and punching her all over, she ran away but they chased after her". According to other reports, he said, "...

Rep. Louise Slaughter, New York Democratic 'trailblazer,' dead at 88 Rep. Louise Slaughter, New York Democratic 'trailblazer,' dead at 88

The Washington Post reports that Slaughter was the oldest sitting member of Congress, and yet she had been planning to seek reelection in November. The congresswoman fell at her Washington, D.C. "Louise was a friend and a colleague for years and I...

Runaway chair lift injures skiers at Georgian resort Runaway chair lift injures skiers at Georgian resort

Gaudari is a ski resort located in the Caucasus mountain range. Representatives from the owner of the ski lift in Austria have been dispatched to the scene. Injured skiers were transported to a local hospital. "Only two cases need to be monitored...

Donald Trump Jr.'s wife Vanessa files for divorce Donald Trump Jr.'s wife Vanessa files for divorce

Vanessa Trump, a former model and actress, and Trump Jr said in a joint statement on Thursday: "After 12 years of marriage, we have made a decision to go our separate ways". Vanessa Trump's engagement and marriage to Trump Jr had been a subject of ...

Britain Expels Russian Diplomats Over Poisoning, But Lacks Proof Russia Did It Britain Expels Russian Diplomats Over Poisoning, But Lacks Proof Russia Did It

The Foreign Office has called for an urgent meeting of the United Nations Security Council to update members on the investigation. "There is no alternative conclusion other than that the Russian state was culpable for the attempted murder of Skripa...

The US backs Britain over Russian Federation spy poisoning The US backs Britain over Russian Federation spy poisoning

Russia has denied any involvement, cast Britain as a post-colonial power unsettled by Brexit, and even suggested London fabricated the attack in an attempt to whip up anti-Russian hysteria. Skripal, a former agent of the GRU, Russia's military intell...

Interior Secretary Criticized for Saying 'Konnichiwa' After Hearing Story of Japanese Internment Interior Secretary Criticized for Saying 'Konnichiwa' After Hearing Story of Japanese Internment

After a pause of her own, Hanabusa reminded the Interior secretary that the term he'd used was premature. "I think it's still "ohayo gozaimasu", but that's OK", Hanabusa responded, using the Japanese phrase for "good morning". Hawaii Sen. Mazie Hi...

Clifford (aka Daniels) v. Trump et al Clifford (aka Daniels) v. Trump et al

Daniels, who was born as Stephanie Clifford, was furious, as she should be, when she found out that Cohen - unlike her - had violated the agreement by confessing he paid her $130,000 out of his own pocket . The agreement was signed in October 2016, ...

Bad sausage: Namibia records first case of Listeriosis Bad sausage: Namibia records first case of Listeriosis

Bernard Haufiku told Namibia's parliament the victim was a 41-year-old man who was fighting for his life in hospital in the capital of the southern African nation. "Please do not consume any of these products from South Africa", he said. Motsoale...

Islam doesn't belong to Germany, interior minister says Islam doesn't belong to Germany, interior minister says

The statements come after Merkel's conservatives, and their coalition allies - the Social Democrats - lost ground to the anti-immigrant Alternative for Germany (AfD) party in elections previous year. Seehofer's comments are likely to prove divisive...

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