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PH gov't congratulates Putin on winning presidential election

PH gov't congratulates Putin on winning presidential election

Putin called for Russian Federation to unify during his victory speech. Russian Central Election Commission chief Ella Pamfilova, a former presidential human rights official, said there were no seri...

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Turkey vows to widen offensive to eastern Syria, Iraq

Turkey vows to widen offensive to eastern Syria, Iraq

BEIRUT-The European Union's top diplomat criticized Turkey on Monday over its military offensive in a northern Syrian town, calling on Ankara to ensure that fighting eases in the conflict-torn count...

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Iranian plane crashes into mountains; all 66 people on-board killed

Iranian plane crashes into mountains; all 66 people on-board killed

The incident occurred on Sunday when the twin-engine turboprop ATR-72 plane was flying from Tehran to the southern city of Yasouj. The plane was carrying 60 passengers, including one child , as w...

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Huawei Nova 3e is the Chinese variant of the P20 Lite

Huawei Nova 3e is the Chinese variant of the P20 Lite

It will come with "Light Fusion" mode for capturing clearer and brighter selfies even in low light conditions. All these three sensors will be accompanied by laser autofocus & IR-RGB sensor. Based on ...

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Mississippi's GOP governor imposes 15-week abortion ban, nation's toughest

Mississippi's GOP governor imposes 15-week abortion ban, nation's toughest

Dr. Sacheen Carr-Ellis, in a sworn statement, said she'll have to stop providing abortions to women past the 15 week ban, or else lose her MS medical license, as House Bill 1510 requires. The law an...

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Doug Ford touts 'united' Ontario PC caucus at Toronto rally

Doug Ford touts 'united' Ontario PC caucus at Toronto rally

While touting her party's plan, Wynne took a swipe at her main rival, newly minted Progressive Conservative Leader Doug Ford whose party is leading in the polls. Chris Young/CANADIAN PRESS Ontario PC ...

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Mumbai local trains status: 60 trains cancelled, check helpline numbers

Mumbai local trains status: 60 trains cancelled, check helpline numbers

Services on the Central Railway line in Mumbai which were badly hit on Tuesday morning after job-seekers protested on the tracks about several issues related to railway recruitment, have been resume...

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Vladimir Putin to lead Russia for another six years

Vladimir Putin to lead Russia for another six years

Putin faces seven challengers but none poses a serious threat. Putin's win was largely expected after one of his major opponents, Alexei Navalny , was barred from running in the election due to ...

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Human remains found near Whistler, BC, linked to missing Australian woman

Human remains found near Whistler, BC, linked to missing Australian woman

Witnesses say they last saw Raspa leaving the Three Below Bar on Blackcomb Way just before midnight on November 22, and she was reported missing by co-workers the next day. At the time of her disappea...

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Global monitors slam Russian election as 'overly controlled'

Global monitors slam Russian election as 'overly controlled'

Now that President Vladimir Putin has overwhelmingly won re-election for another six years, some are wondering whether he will try to stay in power in Russian Federation for life. He said it's unacc...

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All 39 Indians kidnapped in Iraq are dead: Sushma Swaraj

All 39 Indians kidnapped in Iraq are dead: Sushma Swaraj

She had also stated past year that there was no evidence to state that they were killed by the ISIS , adding that she would not commit the sin of declaring them dead. The opposition Congress condoled...

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Cardinal Keith O'Brien 1938

Cardinal Keith O'Brien 1938

Due to various health problems he was being cared for by the Little Sisters of the Poor in Newcastle and had been transferred to hospital following a fall. When the scandal peaked in 2013, he stepped ...

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Devastating Australia Bush Fire Destroys Scores of Homes

Devastating Australia Bush Fire Destroys Scores of Homes

Rural Fire Service commissioner Shane Fitzsimmons said if the blaze was a few hundreds metres north or south, it would have likely gone straight past Tathra. There are suggestions that rural firefig...

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PTI confirms Imran Khan's marriage with Bushra Maneka

PTI confirms Imran Khan's marriage with Bushra Maneka

His first wife, Jemima Khan was a British socialite and the marriage could only last for 9 years. This is Imran Khan's third marriage. According to Dawn report, Bushra Maneka , in her 40s, be...

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US Bancorp DE Grows Position in Cooper Tire & Rubber Co (CTB)

US Bancorp DE Grows Position in Cooper Tire & Rubber Co (CTB)

Universal Health Services, Inc. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) has risen 12.54% since March 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Therefore 54% are positive. Cooper Tir...

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Presidential election : Polls open in Moscow with Putin on track to victory

Presidential election : Polls open in Moscow with Putin on track to victory

The question is whether voters will turn out in big enough numbers to hand him a convincing mandate for his fourth term - and many face intense pressure to do so. Russian authorities had appealed to...

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NCAA Tournament: Kentucky to face Kansas State in Sweet 16

NCAA Tournament: Kentucky to face Kansas State in Sweet 16

But out of more than 17 million submissions on ESPN's Tournament Challenge, no "perfect" brackets remained after the historic UMBC upset of Virginia on Friday night. And yet, they only lost by s...

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S.Korea announces date for military drills with US

S.Korea announces date for military drills with US

A USA official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said no US aircraft carrier would take part this year, which he said was according to plan and not related to the political situation. -South Korean...

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Vladimir Putin wins Russian presidential election with more than 75 percent

Vladimir Putin wins Russian presidential election with more than 75 percent

Britain and Russia last week announced tit-for-tat diplomat expulsions over the spy case and the United States issued new sanctions.Russian officials denounced both cases as efforts to interfere in th...

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Russian Federation hit with toughest sanctions yet

Russian Federation hit with toughest sanctions yet

Senior administration officials said the penalties on five Russian entities and 19 individuals are meant to punish Russia for "malicious cyber activity" and the "reckless and irresponsible conduct of ...

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Marseille, Lyon face disciplinary action over UEFA Europa League violence

Marseille, Lyon face disciplinary action over UEFA Europa League violence

The remaining tickets will then be allocated to the local organising committee, as well as broadcast partners, UEFA and national associations. "Prices for youth packages are comparably low: 140 eu...

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Student union approaches DCW over sexual harassment allegations against professor

Student union approaches DCW over sexual harassment allegations against professor

However, JNUSU president Geeta Kumari has said, "It is more than 36 hours since the FIR was filed, but still no action has been taken against him". Hundreds of students gathered outside the police s...

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No silence on special status demand for Bihar:Nitish

No silence on special status demand for Bihar:Nitish

In July 2017, M.L. Sharma had filed the PIL seeking cancellation of Nitish Kumar's membership to the state legislative council for allegedly concealing a pending criminal case against him. But we are ...

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Missing Pennsylvania Teen Found in Mexico, Man Arrested

Missing Pennsylvania Teen Found in Mexico, Man Arrested

A witness reportedly spotted them on a flight. The school then prohibited Esterly from school grounds, CNN reported. Amy's family previously said the two met at church years ago, and the 16-year...

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Pilot blamed by Russian Federation for MH17 disaster dies

Pilot blamed by Russian Federation for MH17 disaster dies

Vladyslav Voloshyn, 29, had denied allegations by Russian Federation that his plane shot down MH17 in 2014. But Russians blamed him for the Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777 jet being shot down in the r...

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Trump, Dems at odds over immigrants, border wall

To put it less elegantly, since the upset win of Democrat Conor Lamb in a solidly Republican House district in southwestern Pennsylvania - even in spite of Republican and conservative groups outsp...

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Paying for Sex Is Like Torture and Slavery, Says Pope Francis

Paying for Sex Is Like Torture and Slavery, Says Pope Francis

Francis responded that in Italy it was likely that some 90 percent of male clients of prostitutes were baptized Catholics. He insisted Monday: "This isn't making love". This is criminal, a sick men...

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Facebook security chief is reportedly leaving over misinformation dispute

Facebook security chief is reportedly leaving over misinformation dispute

Stamos joined Facebook in 2015 after previously serving as the chief information security officer at Yahoo. "I'm now spending more time exploring emerging security risks and working on election se...

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France urges tough European Union approach on Iran to save nuclear accord

France urges tough European Union approach on Iran to save nuclear accord

Any new European sanctions against Iran will have a direct effect on the nuclear deal struck between world powers and Tehran, Iran's deputy foreign minister said Friday, according to state media. Iran...

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Crown Prince bin Salman Compares Ali Khamenei to Adolf Hitler

Crown Prince bin Salman Compares Ali Khamenei to Adolf Hitler

Women were driving cars. " Saudi Arabia does not want to acquire any nuclear bomb, but without a doubt, if Iran developed a nuclear bomb, we will follow suit as soon as possible", he said in an i...

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Syria's Assad Congratulates Putin On 'Natural' Victory

Syria's Assad Congratulates Putin On 'Natural' Victory

The whistleblower also demanded the voters of Russian Federation "take their future back". New President-elect Vladimir Putin will go on to lead Russian Federation for yet another six years, a new...

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Chris Liddell the most powerful New Zealander on the planet?

Chris Liddell the most powerful New Zealander on the planet?

The White House revealed Lidell's appointment to the post in a statement early Monday, and noted he will be in charge of the policy process going forward. Colleague Rob Drury of New Zealand company ...

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Kushner Company Reportedly Filed False Paperwork, Harassed Tenants

Kushner Company Reportedly Filed False Paperwork, Harassed Tenants

The company added that it would "never deny any tenant their due-process rights", and noted that it "has renovated thousands of apartments and developments with minimal complaints over the past 30 yea...

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Zia Orphanage Trust graft case: Khaleda's bail stayed until May 8

Zia Orphanage Trust graft case: Khaleda's bail stayed until May 8

On February 22, BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia filed a petition with the High Court seeking bail in the Zia Orphanage Trust graft case. The BNP claims the government had orchestrated the trial of Khale...

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Rwanda's Kagame hosts African leaders meeting to sign free trade deal

Rwanda's Kagame hosts African leaders meeting to sign free trade deal

With the approval given to the President by FEC at last Wednesday's meeting presided by the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, some members of Nigeria's delegation had left to Kigali on Friday, while an...

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Miami bridge project team met over crack hours before collapse

Miami bridge project team met over crack hours before collapse

Orlando, Fla ., attorney Matt Morgan announced over the weekend he would file the first civil lawsuit in the accident. The lawsuit says a vehicle swerving to avoid the falling concrete struck Hepburn....

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Federal judges reject lawsuit over Pennsylvania congressional district map

Federal judges reject lawsuit over Pennsylvania congressional district map

Supreme Court and a Pennsylvania panel of federal judges on Monday rejected Republicans' efforts to block the state's new congressional district map from taking effect. Wolf to review it. It's wort...

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Ramaphosa congratulates Chinese president on his re-election

Ramaphosa congratulates Chinese president on his re-election

China's legislature on Sunday re-appointed Premier Li Keqiang to a second five-year term in the ongoing session of the 13th National People's Congress. A marathon anti-corruption campaign led by Xi ...

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Soldier who killed neutralized terrorist to be freed in May

Soldier who killed neutralized terrorist to be freed in May

Azaria entered jail on August 9 , after being convicted of manslaughter for shooting Palestinian attacker Abdel Fatah al-Sharif on March 24, 2016. Azaria will be released on May 10, five months ahe...

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Trump bans use of Venezuelan cryptocurrency

Trump bans use of Venezuelan cryptocurrency

After the bank collapsed in 2014, his father was charged with fraud and Jimenez started travelling to the U.S. "All transactions related to, provision of financing for, and other dealings in, by a ...

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