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Which cities face most, least air pollution according to new WHO Which cities face most, least air pollution according to new WHO

Europe also has the highest number of places reporting data of any region in the world. Since 2016, more than 1,000 additional cities have been added to WHO's database, which shows that more countries are measuring and taking action to reduce air pol...

Syrian Democratic Forces Announce Drive to Reclaim Last ISIS Territory Syrian Democratic Forces Announce Drive to Reclaim Last ISIS Territory

Airstrikes killed at least 23 civilians on Tuesday in one of the last pockets of Islamic State-controlled territory in Syria, according to Syrian state media and an opposition-linked monitoring group, as US -backed forces in the area announced they h...

Army soldier in Alaska brigade dies in Afghanistan Army soldier in Alaska brigade dies in Afghanistan

Gabriel David Conde, 22, was killed by enemy small-arms fire Monday in Afghanistan's Tagab District. Conde, 22, was an airborne infantryman who was assigned to the 4 Brigade Combat Team, 25 Infantry Division based out of Joint Base Elmendorf-Richar...

Morocco Cuts Ties With Iran For Allegedly Backing Western Saharan Independence Morocco Cuts Ties With Iran For Allegedly Backing Western Saharan Independence

In the same vein, UAE's foreign minister Anwar Gargash said that his country supports Morocco's supreme interests against Iran's meddling. He was speaking upon his return from Tehran, where he said he informed his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Jav...

Parkland father files lawsuit against 'coward' school resource officer Parkland father files lawsuit against 'coward' school resource officer

The father of Meadow Pollack , one of the students killed in the Parkland , Florida, school shooting , filed a wrongful death lawsuit Monday against former Broward County Sheriff's Deputy Scot Peterson and others. " Scot Peterson is a cowar...

Small businesses to benefit: gst loophole closed to offshore companies Small businesses to benefit: gst loophole closed to offshore companies

Analysis - The government will impose the 15 percent GST on low-value goods bought by New Zealanders online from overseas. The rules will create a more even playing field for Kiwi businesses, he says. "It would not mean extra compliance for New Ze...

Senate candidates exchange fire in Fox News debate Senate candidates exchange fire in Fox News debate

Senate seat in the November general election, WV News reported . Don Blankenship , a former coal operator and for a while a resident of a federal penitentiary in connection with a fatal mine explosion, is reportedly struggling in his out-of-the...

Administration Thinking About Space Force Military Branch Administration Thinking About Space Force Military Branch

The trophy has been awarded since 1972 to the military service academy that wins the three-way competition between the Army, Navy, and Air Force academies, the report said. The president also praised the Army's lead running back, who broke the team...

Rahul takes jibe at Govt claims of 100 per cent village electrification Rahul takes jibe at Govt claims of 100 per cent village electrification

He comes in, electrifies last 18,000 villages and says that its a great achievement of my government. But, connecting all villages does not mean that the DDUGJY will lapse. On Sunday, Modi's government claimed it had delivered electricity all its vil...

Counting down to the warmer weather Counting down to the warmer weather

If you're keeping track, that's 25 days less than past year, when it didn't reach 80 degrees until May 12. A chilly start to the work week across the Mountain Empire region as temperatures this morning will hover around the 35 degree mark, accordin...

'Nothing is impossible': PM Abbasi inaugurates Islamabad International Airport 'Nothing is impossible': PM Abbasi inaugurates Islamabad International Airport

A PIA pilot waved a green and white Pakistani flag out of his cockpit window after landing the carrier's first commercial flight at the New International Islamabad Airport. He hoped that the Authority will respond to challenges and will adapt accor...

White House mystery: Where is Macron's gifted oak tree? White House mystery: Where is Macron's gifted oak tree?

The statement contradicts the previous stance of French President Emmanuel Macron , expressed after his visit to the United States , saying that he wanted to preserve the deal , but adding several new provisions to it. Mr Macron made a referenc...

EPA Aide On Toxic Cleanups Resigns Amid Scott Pruitt Scandals EPA Aide On Toxic Cleanups Resigns Amid Scott Pruitt Scandals

Environmental Protection Agency head Scott Pruitt is announcing the departure of two top aides amid ethics investigations at the agency. And of Perrotta, Pruitt described a man who has "selflessly served the American people for more than 23 year...

'Gay Cake' case goes before Supreme Court in Belfast 'Gay Cake' case goes before Supreme Court in Belfast

Mrs McArthur has said she cancelled the order because of her concerns about the slogan, which she said goes against the family's Christian beliefs, not because of Mr Lee's sexual orientation . He placed the order in person at Ashers' Belfast city ce...

I thought Lord Kilclooney 'typical Indian' tweet was parody - Leo Varadkar I thought Lord Kilclooney 'typical Indian' tweet was parody - Leo Varadkar

Leo Varadkar's visit is another demonstration of the poor manners and disrespect which appears to be the Irish government's Brexit strategy. After being accused by a Twitter user of hate crime, the former Ulster Unionist Party MP and MEP wrote: "I...

Thousands attend memorial for slain Afghan AFP photographer Thousands attend memorial for slain Afghan AFP photographer

Over the past week, eleven journalists and cameramen have been killed in Afghanistan . Meanwhile, media supporting organizations have said that the scale of casualties among journalists has dramatically increased under the national unity governmen...

North Korea will SHUT nuke test site next month North Korea will SHUT nuke test site next month

It was the third summit between the two Koreas following meetings between Kim's late father Kim Jong Il and late South Korean presidents Kim Dae-Jung and Roh Moo-Hyun, in 2000 and 2007 respectively. It could buy Kim Jong-un "desperately needed relief...

Why Facebook asked users if posts contained hate speech Why Facebook asked users if posts contained hate speech

People saw the question appear on innocuous posts, including one from The Bad Apple bar in Chicago talking about menu items. Facebook users may have noticed an unusual question popping up near posts: "Does this post contain hate speech?" Choosi...

Woman accused in 2 deaths booked in Florida jail Woman accused in 2 deaths booked in Florida jail

The documents also say that while there's no record of Riess renting or owning a condo at Marina Village, there was evidence someone was staying in Hutchinson's guest room. Federal Marshalls joined the hunt and Riess was spotted moving through the Co...

Bengal panchayat polls: 'May 14 date not final' Bengal panchayat polls: 'May 14 date not final'

The court said that May 14 can be considered as a tentative date only. The SEC and the opposition parties are once again at loggerheads after the former announced a single date to conduct the poll that too allegedly without consulting the latter.

House Freedom Caucus drafts impeachment articles against Rosenstein, as 'last resort' House Freedom Caucus drafts impeachment articles against Rosenstein, as 'last resort'

The House Freedom Caucus , which is chaired by Rep. Mark Meadows , North Carolina Republican, have drafted eight articles of impeachment against Mr. It was also revealed in December that Ohr's wife, Nellie Ohr, was hired by Fusion GPS to investi...

Paul McCartney, Metallica, Travis Scott, Khalid: 2018 ACL Fest lineup is out Paul McCartney, Metallica, Travis Scott, Khalid: 2018 ACL Fest lineup is out

When the Austin City Limits Music Festival lineup dropped for their 2018 edition, you could hear the collective community by way of their jaws dropping to the floor. Tickets for the festival go on sale Tuesday, May 1 and can be bought online. One-...

Israel 'preparing for war' with Iran in Syria, US officials say Israel 'preparing for war' with Iran in Syria, US officials say

Stressing his commitment to share the intelligence with other countries, the prime minister told reporters that he would give Russian Federation and China access to the material. Tzachi Hanegbi, Israeli minister for regional development and a Netanya...

Border Patrol agents live find tiger cub in a duffel bag Border Patrol agents live find tiger cub in a duffel bag

One of them was carrying a small, black duffel bag but left it behind when they returned to Mexico . On Monday, Brownsville agents discovered a live tiger cub inside an abandoned duffel bag. I have to imagine every day is interesting over at the B...

Netanyahu says not seeking Iran war as USA faces deadline Netanyahu says not seeking Iran war as USA faces deadline

In a statement released on Tuesday, Qassemi deplored Netanyahu's comments against the Islamic Republic as "a ridiculous propaganda show" and said his recent television presentation was "one of the latest repetitive episodes of fruitless and sha...

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