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Arsenal to face CSKA Moscow in Europa League

Arsenal have been drawn to play CSKA Moscow in the Europa League quarterfinals , a tie which could have political overtones. There are some cracking teams left in the competition including Lazio , Marseille and favourite Atletico Madrid .

House Republicans End Russia Probe

Russian Federation denies trying to influence the election. Democrats have accused Republicans of failing to rigorously investigate, and Republicans have accused Democrats of using the probe to score political points. According to Conaway, the report...

North Korean foreign minister in Sweden amid speculation

Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallström said Friday that the country is ready to host talks between North Korea and the USA, saying the Swedish government "values this opportunity to arrange a meeting". After months of ballistic missile tests and p...

Eight injured in ski-lift accident in Geirgia's Gudauri

The chairs begin to jam and cause a unsafe pile up. Representatives from the owner of the ski lift in Austria have been dispatched to the scene. Ski lifts are pretty intimidating to begin with, but a malfunctioning one is something straight out o...

Spy poisoning scandal: Did Vladimir Putin himself order the attack?

Asked by a Reuters reporter, at a summit on Syria in the Kazakh capital, if Russian Federation planned to expel British diplomats, Lavrov replied: "We will, of course". Police are working on the theory that an item of clothing or cosmetics or a g...

Finland ranked happiest country in the world, says United Nations report

New Delhi :India ranked 133rd in the global list of the happiest countries, coming after terror-riven Pakistan and poorest-of-poor Nepal, according to a United Nations report released. The report says that Finland's capital, Helsinki, like the ...

Qatar pledges $50mn funding for UNRWA

The worldwide community Thursday pledged $100 million to the United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees, UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krahenbuhl announced following a donor summit in Rome. Trump said in January the United States would only g...

Alabama Hospital Shooting Leaves 2 Dead, Including Suspected Gunman, and 1 Wounded

Birmingham Police Department Lt. Peter Williston said the department is still investigating and reviewing employee records to determine if the gunman was also an employee. Officers respond to a shooting at the UAB Hospital-Highlands in Birmingham, Al...

Trudeau tries to reassure aluminum workers about United States tariff threat

Last week, U.S. President Donald Trump granted Canada and Mexico an indefinite exemption from the tariffs. The proclamation instead pointed to economic integration between the U.S., Canada and Mexico, the fact the U.S. Trudeau asked after their fam...

Syrian Kurdish YPG says Ankara unrealistic about Afrin capture

Sealing off Afrin city would be major for Turkey's "Olive Branch" operation, launched on January 20 and aimed at ousting the YPG, a vital partner for a US-backed coalition against the Islamic State group, but seen by Ankara as "terrorists".

Israeli PM avoids early elections over ultra-Orthodox draft

Though Netanyahu's legal woes hang over the discussions, the dispute within the coalition centers on a separate issue entirely: legislation to exempt young ultra-Orthodox Jewish men from military conscription. Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman's ann...

Student recovering after teacher accidentally fires gun in NorCal classroom

One Facebook user wrote on the news outlet's page, "This is clear example why teachers shouldn't have a gun". Alexander had just told the class that he wanted to make sure his gun wasn't loaded when it went off, leaving the children stunned, Gonz...

'We Have the Air Force. We Will Have the Space Force'

President Donald Trump spoke to Marine Corps troops on Tuesday, March 13, at the Miramar Marine Corps Air Station in San Diego , California. "We're doing a tremendous amount of work in space , and I said , maybe we need a new force".

Father: 'Neymar has a future at Paris Saint-Germain'

Neymar has been strongly linked with a possible return in La Liga ever since Unai Emery's men were knocked out by defending champions Real Madrid in UEFA Champions League Round of 16 phase. "It seemed insane to me and 10 years later they are pay...

FM Jaitley files nomination for Rajya Sabha elections in Lucknow

However, it is said that Rathwa, hailing from Chhotaudepur, a tribal belt, was assured Rajya Sabha ticket during 2017 assembly elections. Former Minister and Congress leader Rajmani Patel will contest from Madhya Pradesh. Both the parties are...

Syracuse will play Arizona State on Wednesday in NCAA Tournament

Fast starters Arizona State and Syracuse meet in the First Four . OSU lost 79-76 at Mississippi State on December 3, which was the closest anyone had played the defending champion Bulldogs all season until they lost to SC in the SEC Tournament ...

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Out

September 30, 2017 - Tillerson says the USA has a few channels in which it has been in contact with North Korea and was "probing" to see if Pyongyang would be willing to engage in direct talks on its missile and nuclear programs. David Bosco, a pro...

EU Pressing UK to Speed Up Brexit Negotiations

Britain has said it will adhere to EU regulations for a time-limited period after it leaves the European Union in March 2019, and hopes the details of this transition, or implementation period, will be finalised at a summit with the EU on March 2...

Mattis says Afghan victory still possible, but not on battlefield

During his visit, Mattis plans to meet with General John Nicholson, the top United States commander in Afghanistan , and Ghani. Ghani, during a meeting with Mattis, described the new USA strategy as a game changer, allowing Kabul to extend its p...

Russian exile and Putin critic found dead in Britain

After being given a suspended sentence for another count of fraud in 2006, he fled to the United Kingdom to seek political asylum and became a critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin . In 2011, he gave evidence at the court case brought by Berezo...

Militants 'Capture District Headquarters' In Afghan Province

Nasrat Rahimi, a deputy spokesman of the interior ministry, said reinforcements had arrived in Anar Dara town and surrounded a group of Taliban fighters. Khogyani said two other people in the vehicle were wounded in the attack in Bati Kot district. ...

Palestinian PM Hamdallah survives Gaza bomb attack

Another senior official, Tawfiq Abu Naim, said "whoever who did this only serves the [Israeli] occupation and is doing what the occupation demands". The official said that Rami Hamadallah crossed Erez Crossing towards the Western Bank shortly aft...

Meghan Markle joins The Queen in first official appearance together

After the Commonwealth Day services at Westminster Abbey ended, the Queen and other members of the Royal Family met those who participated in the day's affair. The wedding of Meghan Markle approach and it has, of course, had the right to a bu...

Goldman Sachs signals likely CEO pick as it shifts strategy

The Wall Street Journal reported that the announcement signaled that Solomon would lead the bank after Blankfein's departure. Mr Solomon will now continue in the role alone, suggesting that he is a clear frontrunner to replace Mr Blankfein , wh...

Tillerson says plans for North Korea meeting 'in the very early stages'

He noted in a tweet that North Korea has refrained from such tests since November and said Kim "has promised not to do so through our meetings". "We have not heard anything directly back from North Korea, although we do expect to hear something d...

Almost half of United States arms exports go to the Middle East

The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (Sipri) said that global transfer of major weapons systems between 2013 and 2017 rose by 10 per cent compared with the five-year period before that, in a continuation of an upward trend that began ...

Sushma Swaraj ticks off Naresh Agarwal for controversy comments on Jaya Bachchan

He described his joining the BJP as "homecoming" and said he would unconditionally do whatever the party wanted him to. "I have been compared with those who dance and work in films ", Agrawal, referring to Jaya Bachchan , was quoted as saying...

Mattis warns Syrian forces on use of chemical weapons

The Syrian army has been fighting there to dislodge the al-Qaida-linked groups from that area. More than 200 children have been killed in bombardment of the rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta by Syrian regime and allied forces since February,...

United States could lift travel ban on 'important partner' Chad - Tillerson

Mr. Tillerson said Monday during a news conference in Nigeria that planning was in "very early stages" for the meeting. He was received by the Foreign affairs minister Geofrey Onyeama at the forecourt of the Villa. "That will be reviewed by the pre...

Bangladesh aircraft crashes at Kathmandu airport, several casualties feared

As per initial reports, the plane caught fire after it overshot on the runway and crashed into a football ground near the airport while landing. The airport services were halted immediately after the crash. Kathmandu has Nepal's only global airpor...

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Killed In Gas Explosion At School In Crimea

Photographs from the scene of the blast posted by local media outlet Kerch.FM showed that the ground floor windows of the two-story building had been blown out, and that debris f...

Canada makes history with first legal pot purchase in St. John's

As of 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, adults will be allowed to carry and share up to 30 grams of legal marijuana in public, according to a bill that passed the Senate in June. Uruguay was...

Theresa May to give Brexit update after talks break down

May was is set to make a statement to Parliament later on Monday. The key issue of how to prevent the return of a hard border between Northern Ireland and EU-member Ireland h...

Australia Takes Trump’s Lead, Considers Moving Israeli Embassy To Jerusalem

Arguing that a two-state solution has failed to achieve peace between Israel and the Palestinians , Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced that his government is contemplati...

Trump tells '60 Minutes' that climate change will 'change back again'

Keeping to the target of 1.5 degrees Celsius of warming against pre-industrial levels agreed to in the internationally-backed Paris climate change agreement of 2015 will mean "ra...

Hauwa Liman: How Boko Haram killed Red Cross staff

According to him, killing another aid worker whose only crime is dedicating her life to make life better for others confirms that Boko Haram has sunken to its lowest level of wea...

Jared Kushner likely paid no taxes for years - despite making millions

In the eyes of the IRS, real estate depreciates over time , so there is a provision that allows property owners to deduct a part of the cost related to their assets each year. Kus...

Melania Trump's spokeswoman wants to boycott T.I

The woman is wearing a jacket that reads "I REALLY DON'T CARE, DO U?" Check out the clip above. While the White House was outraged over both T.I.'s music video and Brown's rema...

Sex abuse allegations 'political' - minister

Is there an agenda? "You be the judge", Akbar said , referring to the elections to be held in five states-Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Mizoram and Telangana-starting...

Amal Clooney Blasts Trump For Mocking Dr. Christine Blasey Ford

Dr. Ford testified that Brett Kavanaugh , Mr. Trump's Supreme Court nominee, had pinned her on a bed, tried to take off her clothes and covered her mouth in the early 1980s, when ...

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Trump Threatens To Withdraw Honduras Aid Over Approaching Migrant Caravan

Trump Threatens To Withdraw Honduras Aid Over Approaching Migrant Caravan

The group has swollen in size since leaving San Pedro Sula, one of the world's most unsafe cities, on Friday. The latest caravan was launched a day after Vice President Pence ur...

Trump says defense chief Mattis 'could be' leaving post

Trump says defense chief Mattis 'could be' leaving post

Trump added that he and Mattis "get along very well". By that, I mean that in our duties, we were brought up to obey the elected commander in chief, whoever that is. Mattis has ...

Pro-Trump Mob Assaults Protesters in NYC:

Pro-Trump Mob Assaults Protesters in NYC: "Are You Brave Now, F*ggot?!"

The fact that it's taken three days for the department to publicly call for all of the men to be taken into custody has a variety of elected officials and community leaders calli...

Russian Orthodox Church severs ties with Ecumenical Patriarchate

Russian Orthodox Church severs ties with Ecumenical Patriarchate

The Moscow Patriarchate has denied being a tool of the Kremlin and says it has tried to bring about peace in eastern Ukraine. Ilarion said that Constantinople's decision to back ...

Trump calls Elizabeth Warren ‘total fraud,’ offers to give DNA test himself

Trump calls Elizabeth Warren ‘total fraud,’ offers to give DNA test himself

In a second tweet moments later, Trump alleged that Warren's claims of Native American heritage "have turned out to be a scam and a lie" and called for Warren to apologize for ...

A judge dismisses Stormy Daniels’ lawsuit against Trump

A judge dismisses Stormy Daniels’ lawsuit against Trump

After Whoopi Goldberg read Trump's tweet , in which he also denied knowing Ms. Daniels, Sunny Hostin chimed in, saying "he didn't think she was a horseface when he was having an a...

China's USA ambassador vows Beijing will defend its own interests

China's USA ambassador vows Beijing will defend its own interests

Anyway, it makes for a pretty hilarious segment. Trump on 60 Minutes: Lesley Stahl tells Trump: "I wish you could go to Greenland, watch these huge chunks of ice just falling...

Australia mulling embassy move to Jerusalem - PM

Australia mulling embassy move to Jerusalem - PM

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has attempted to persuade other countries to move their embassies to Jerusalem. Labor reminded the government that Frances Adamson, th...

British Mountain Biker Shot Dead By Hunter In French Alps

British Mountain Biker Shot Dead By Hunter In French Alps

The hunter was taken to hospital for shock. Dozens of gendarmes surrounded the area where the tragedy happened, as others attempted to contact the victim's next of kin. "He now f...