Thursday June 21-st, 2018

Escaped elephants force closure of Spanish motorway Escaped elephants force closure of Spanish motorway

Investigators said early indications suggested the truck rolled as the driver tried to overtake another vehicle. There was continued outrage among animal rights organizations in Spain on Tuesday after a circus truck carrying five elephants over...

Putin, Erdogan launch Turkey's 1st nuclear reactor Putin, Erdogan launch Turkey's 1st nuclear reactor

In his first trip overseas since re-election last month, Putin arrived Tuesday in Ankara to take part in the ceremony and a summit on Syria the following day. Russian Federation is the top provider of natural gas to Turkey. All permissions for the ...

Boat carrying Rohingya refugees arrives in Malaysia Boat carrying Rohingya refugees arrives in Malaysia

Because a repatriation deal between the neighboring countries has been delayed, Bangladesh is racing to prepare new homes on a nearby island, called Bhasan Char, before the monsoons that could arrive later this month. The boat, which a UNHCR spokesma...

Govt questions SC order on SC/ST Act Govt questions SC order on SC/ST Act

Mr. Venugopal said personal liberty was subject to "procedure established by law", and the law here was the 1989 Act, which had no provision for a preliminary enquiry. The AG did not relent: "What is said for SC/ST Act (about need for prior sanct...

Kim Jong-un, wife attend K-pop concert in Pyongyang Kim Jong-un, wife attend K-pop concert in Pyongyang

Although it was the first time a North Korean leader ever watched a K-pop performance, experts said , Kim's apparent thumbs-up is not likely to lead to any change of policy toward South Korean cultural content in the near future. The optics of Kim...

Russia Says Spy Poisoning Could Be ''In Interests'' Of Britain Russia Says Spy Poisoning Could Be ''In Interests'' Of Britain

More than 150 Russian diplomats have been ordered out of the U.S., European Union members, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries and other nations as punishment for the March attack on Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in the English c...

Lawyer Who Lied to Mueller About Russian Spy Gets 30 Days Lawyer Who Lied to Mueller About Russian Spy Gets 30 Days

Van der Zwaan, 33, lied to Mueller's prosecutors about his work in Ukraine with former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and his business associate Rick Gates . Van der Zwaan had also been accused of lying about an email exchange between him...

Indian Air Force Mi-17V5 helicopter severely damaged in landing incident Indian Air Force Mi-17V5 helicopter severely damaged in landing incident

Indian Air Force helicopter caught fire after collided with iron girder during landing near a helipad near Kedarnath Temple. "A Court of Inquiry will ascertain the cause of the accident", the IAF said in a statement. Deposing before the Parliamenta...

Chandrababu meets Key leaders from opposition parties in New Delhi Chandrababu meets Key leaders from opposition parties in New Delhi

After quitting the NDA recently, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu visited Delhi for the first time on Tuesday. Naidu left for New Delhi on Monday and will be in the national capital for two days hoping to bring all anti-B...

DOJ Authorized Mueller to Probe Manafort for Collusion DOJ Authorized Mueller to Probe Manafort for Collusion

A newly disclosed August 2, 2017, memo from Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein shows that Mueller was authorized to go after Manafort on multiple fronts in an investigation that has resulted in criminal charges against 19 people and three...

Israel suspends controversial plan to send African migrants West Israel suspends controversial plan to send African migrants West

The Prime Minister's Office said in a statement Monday that the original mass deportation plan was cancelled "because of legal considerations and political difficulties on behalf of third-party countries". Israel is home to roughly 35,000 African...

France set for massive railway strike against President Macron's reforms France set for massive railway strike against President Macron's reforms

Farid Hachelef, a 32-year-old who works in construction, said he had spent the night in Paris with a friend rather than trying to travel in from the northern suburb of Argenteuil, "otherwise, I would never make it". Rail employees have been called up...

Kosovo President ays Extradited Turkish Nationals Suspected of 'Breaching National Security' Kosovo President ays Extradited Turkish Nationals Suspected of 'Breaching National Security'

Commenting on the decision of the Prime Minister, Ramush Haradinaj, to sack minister of Interior and chief of the KIA for not informing him on the operation, Thaci said that the Prime Minister's decision came after consultations but he refused to com...

Ex-spy's poisoning may be beneficial to Britain: Russian FM Ex-spy's poisoning may be beneficial to Britain: Russian FM

As the Kremlin continued to deny its involvement in the incident that took place on March 4, Lavrov said there were "other explanations" over who actually orchestrated the attack on the former Russian agent. His 33-year-old daughter Yulia, who was ...

Muslim woman suing U.S. hospital after vicious patient attack Muslim woman suing U.S. hospital after vicious patient attack

Police said two men and a woman went to a "gentleman's club" in Wichita late Saturday night, then the three left together in a vehicle. The accused attacker has since been identified as John Deliz, 57. "They knew he was a danger yet instead of remo...

Saudi prince says Israel has 'right' to its land Saudi prince says Israel has 'right' to its land

Both countries consider the United States their biggest ally in order to stop the looming nuclear threat from Iran. When asked by Goldberg if Israel has a right to a nation-state in the land of its ancestors, Prince Mohammed responded, "I believe t...

Iwobi Benched, Aubameyang Bags Brace As Arsenal Ease Past Stoke Iwobi Benched, Aubameyang Bags Brace As Arsenal Ease Past Stoke

Wonder what he made of the booing at half time? Tottenham's top-scorer only featured in the final 20 minutes after his right ankle made a rapid recovery from the ligament damage sustained three weeks ago. "They can't offer him [Tuchel] a job that's n...

Boy, 13, rescued after fall into drain pipe at Los Angeles park Boy, 13, rescued after fall into drain pipe at Los Angeles park

Jesse was given a cell phone so he could speak with his parents, who Scott described as "overwhelmed" with joy. He was then evaluated on scene and taken to a local hospital for further examination, according to the LAFD statement. Sanitation. Camer...

Parkland students receive clear backpacks as part of enhanced security Parkland students receive clear backpacks as part of enhanced security

On social media, students criticized-and mocked-the clear backpacks , comparing them to airport security. With the nation watching, students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School tweeted on Monday what it was like to go about their days with...

USA top court will not revive verdict against Palestinian Authority, PLO USA top court will not revive verdict against Palestinian Authority, PLO

Hughes survived and sued Kisela, arguing he had used excessive force. The wounded woman, Amy Hughes, had accused Kisela of using excessive force in violation of the U.S. Hughes was not suspected of a crime, she said, nor did she raise the knife in an...

NZ battling to save Test against England

Their record stand of 142 helped New Zealand to 192 for six by stumps - and whatever the remaining twists and turns, they had already ensured no one-way traffic here as they bid for a famous series win and England try to avoid ending their conspi...

Israel suspends new relocation deal for African migrants Israel suspends new relocation deal for African migrants

Israel's Supreme Court had blocked deportations meant to begin on Sunday. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends a Knesset session on March 12, 2018. Critics at home and in the Jewish American community have called the government's pro...

A family's SUV plunges off coastal cliff: tragic accident or intentional? A family's SUV plunges off coastal cliff: tragic accident or intentional?

The couple's other three children, 12-year-old Sierra Hart, 16-year-old Hannah Hart and 15-year-old Devonte Hart, are missing and presumed dead. Devonte caught national attention when a picture went viral of him hugging police officer at a rally ...

London's murder rate overtakes New York's London's murder rate overtakes New York's

He is in hospital in a critical condition. "No arrests at this early stage; enquiries continue". Elsewhere in the capital on Monday, a 16-year-old boy was shot in Walthamstow, east London and a second suffered stab wounds. London City Hall said i...

United Nations probes reports of 'serious harm to civilians' in Afghan airstrike United Nations probes reports of 'serious harm to civilians' in Afghan airstrike

Most of Helmand Province is under the control of the Taliban who oppose the education of girls. "Mothers are wailing and crying outside the hospitals for the death of their children and everyone is crying with them", he added. The group denied it...

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