Friday September 21-st, 2018

Icy cold snap as 'mini beast from the east' grips UK Icy cold snap as 'mini beast from the east' grips UK

Temperatures barely above freezing, and in the wind it will feel like it's well below freezing. Driving conditions are hazardous and dozens of bus services were suspended this morning after heavy snow continued overnight. Luckily the cold snap is ...

France, Germany aim for euro zone reform roadmap by June France, Germany aim for euro zone reform roadmap by June

The two leaders also commented on Russia's alleged nerve agent attack in Salisbury. But that gathering is a week away and it appears unlikely that they will have anything concrete to put forward by then, with the next European Union leaders' meetin...

Someone in Pennsylvania Won $457 Million Powerball Jackpot Someone in Pennsylvania Won $457 Million Powerball Jackpot

If the new millionaire in Pennsylvania wants to keep their identity secret, they would probably face a similar legal hurdle. Three tickets sold in California, Missouri and Texas matched all five white ball. The ticket in Texas earned $2 million bec...

Russian Federation to expel United Kingdom diplomats as crisis over nerve toxin attack deepens Russian Federation to expel United Kingdom diplomats as crisis over nerve toxin attack deepens

Russian Federation also said it was halting the activities of the British Council, Britain's worldwide organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities, across the country. British Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson called relation...

Boris Johnson Slams Moscow's Response to Expulsion of Russian Diplomats From UK Boris Johnson Slams Moscow's Response to Expulsion of Russian Diplomats From UK

She told a forum of her Conservative Party that Britain had "anticipated a response of this kind" and that it "will consider our next steps in the coming days, alongside our allies and partners". Britain's foreign ministry said it had anticipated Rus...

'Looks like' Russian Federation to blame for United Kingdom attack 'Looks like' Russian Federation to blame for United Kingdom attack

While Britain has accused the Russian state of ordering the poisoning of former spy Sergei Skripal , British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson took it a step further Friday and said it's "overwhelmingly likely" that Putin himself ordered the attack.

Russia Vows To Expel British Diplomats In Retaliation

Geopolitical tensions have been mounting since the poisoning of the Skripals in the English city of Salisbury on March 4, in what Western powers see as the latest sign of increasingly aggressive Russian interference in foreign countries. The governme...

Russian Federation has been stockpiling deadly nerve agent Novichok 'for 10 years' Russian Federation has been stockpiling deadly nerve agent Novichok 'for 10 years'

He added: "We support exactly what the Prime Minister said and we condemn Russian Federation for this, condemn them". Russia announced Saturday it will expel 23 British diplomats and close the British consulate in St. On Friday, British Foreign S...

BJP messed up economy: Manmohan Singh BJP messed up economy: Manmohan Singh

She launched a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi , saying his government was "power-drunk" and the pre-poll promises of combating corruption and ensuring inclusive development were mere "dramebaazi". "That's not going to happen". Hit...

Two each from BJP, Congress elected unannounced to RS from Gujarat Two each from BJP, Congress elected unannounced to RS from Gujarat

While Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Thawar Chand Gehlot made it to the Rajya Sabha from Madhya Pradesh. The role of the four Independents, besides the second preferential votes would be key for the ...

Weather warning for snow & ice in Lancashire Weather warning for snow & ice in Lancashire

We're being warned of treacherous conditions on the roads over the next few days. After a relatively mild week, it seemed like we'd seen the back of those extreme wintry conditions. Snow is due to fall on Portsmouth and the surrounding areas from...

Russian Federation retaliates in escalating feud over United Kingdom nerve agent attack Russian Federation retaliates in escalating feud over United Kingdom nerve agent attack

The U.K., the U.S., Germany and France accused Russia this week of orchestrating the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter with a toxic nerve agent on British soil, leaving them critically ill. The pair remain in critical condition...

New US State Secretary Could Discourage Global Oil Output New US State Secretary Could Discourage Global Oil Output

Speaking after closed-doors meetings between the U.S., Iran, Russia and other major world powers in Vienna, U.S. diplomats indicated that an American walkout from the deal isn't a foregone conclusion yet, despite harsh words about the agreement fro...

Russian Ambassador: 'Nerve agent came from United Kingdom lab' Russian Ambassador: 'Nerve agent came from United Kingdom lab'

The Russian Foreign Ministry ordered the 23 diplomats to leave within a week. Ahead of the poll, a new crisis broke out with the West as Britain implicated Putin in the poisoning of former double agent Sergei Skripal with a Soviet-designed nerve ...

Moscow to Expel 23 UK Diplomats, Revokes Agreement on Opening Consulate Gen. Moscow to Expel 23 UK Diplomats, Revokes Agreement on Opening Consulate Gen.

The first use of a nerve agent on European soil since World War II is a direct challenge to the Western alliance, days before elections are nearly certain to give Vladimir Putin a fourth term as Russia's president. The development comes as counter-te...

Saudi Crown Prince Says to Develop Nuclear Bomb if Iran Does

In a preview of the program, which will air Sunday night, the prince told host Norah O'Donnell why he has called Iranian leader Ayatollah Khameinei, " the new Hitler " of the Middle East. Iran insists that based on the International Atomic Energy A...

Orange snow-ice warning issued as snow showers expected Orange snow-ice warning issued as snow showers expected

Meanwhile, a festival planned for Merrion Square today has been cancelled. Passengers are advised to check flight status with their airline before travelling. Scattered heavy snow showers are likely to continue in the counties affected by the statu...

Syrian rebel fighters enter Afrin town, say Kurdish forces have pulled out Syrian rebel fighters enter Afrin town, say Kurdish forces have pulled out

According to the Turkish General Staff, the operation aims to establish security and stability along Turkey's borders and the region as well as protect Syrians from terrorist cruelty and oppression . The majority of the deaths occurred in eastern ...

Russian Federation should be held accountable for attack, says US Russian Federation should be held accountable for attack, says US

Particularly, we cancel the invitation to the Foreign Minister of Russian Federation to visit the UK. Furthermore, Russia has dismissed the accusations as "fairy tales" and denied any involvement in the attack against Sergei Skripal and his daugh...

Two IDF soldiers killed in car-ramming attack in Samaria Two IDF soldiers killed in car-ramming attack in Samaria

President Reuven Rivlin added: "Throughout Shabbat, our prayers and thoughts were with the families of the victims of the awful terror attack that took place as the Sabbath began on Friday afternoon". The rallies saw at least three Palestinians and t...

Russian Federation retaliates against the United Kingdom over ongoing spy poisoning fight Russian Federation retaliates against the United Kingdom over ongoing spy poisoning fight

Russia's Foreign Ministry ordered the British diplomats to leave within a week. Russian Federation will expel 23 British diplomats amid an escalating row over the nerve agent attack in Salisbury on a former spy and his daughter. During a speech ...

Pak 'must do more' against Taliban, terror groups Pak 'must do more' against Taliban, terror groups

At 3pm - nearly four and a half hours after the meeting - senior Trump administration officials held a special briefing for Washington-based journalists to convey their dissatisfaction with Pakistan's Afghan policy. "We are continuing to look for rea...

Airman from Moody Air Force Base killed in Iraq Airman from Moody Air Force Base killed in Iraq

Our thoughts are with his family and with all who knew and loved him. He chose to join the FDNY after the September 11th attacks and deployed in Afghanistan with the New York Air National Guard in 2012. Christopher Zanetis was on his third combat tou...

Russia's CEC, Foreign Ministry addressing situation around voting of Russians in Ukraine Russia's CEC, Foreign Ministry addressing situation around voting of Russians in Ukraine

Geopolitical tensions have been mounting since the poisoning of Skripal and his daughter Yulia in the English city of Salisbury on March 4, in what Western powers see as the latest sign of increasingly aggressive Russian interference in foreign count...

Russian Federation announces retaliatory measures against UK Russian Federation announces retaliatory measures against UK

The statement said Moscow could take further measures if Britain implements any more "unfriendly" moves toward Russian Federation. The diplomatic standoff started with the poisoning of former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter...

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