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President Trump Issues Executive Order Preventing Any US Involvement With Venezuela's Petro

In the latest move by the US government to restrict the Maduro regime's access to capital, President Donald Trump has issued an executive order banning any transactions within the USA involving "any digital currency, digital coin, or digital toke...

WTO ministerial meeting begins Monday

Azevedo, in his interaction with the media after meeting the industry representatives, said the trade environment globally was very risky and there were many challenges both in and outside the WTO. "We have the dispute settlement system which is comp...

Mike Pompeo scheduled to meet with Rex Tillerson

It was the first meeting between Pompeo and Tillerson since Trump's decision to fire the former Exxon Mobil CEO last week following a series of rifts over policy on North Korea, Russia and Iran, a US official said. Graham dismissed concerns about Has...

Cristiano Ronaldo scores 50th career hat-trick

Christian Stuani scored twice for Girona - a first-half equalizer and then a 67th-minute header to make it 4-2 to Madrid. Ronaldo scored three more goals in the second half to prevent Girona from making a historic comeback. The Argentina forw...

Out of 73 Million Russian Voters Prefer Putin

Link said that although a significant number of people turned out to vote, restrictions on their fundamental freedoms "have limited the space for political engagement and resulted in a lack of genuine political competition". He said Putin would spend...

Ukrainian Police Block Access to Russian Embassies and Consulates During Election

We remember that. We will not forget and we will not forgive", he said. Some 43 worldwide observers from 20 countries are now monitoring the election in Crimea, who have been invited by the State Duma (lower house) and the Federation Council (upper...

Turkey Says Allied Forces Reach Center of Afrin

They called on the United Nations, European powers, Muslim countries and members of the US -led military coalition against Islamic State to "take steps to immediately avert the tragedy in Afrin and get concrete results, including withdrawal of all ...

Russian Federation expels 23 United Kingdom diplomats in dispute over former spy's poisoning

British officials have said Moscow was culpable for the poisoning and expelled 23 Russian diplomats based in London. The statement said the government could take further measures if Britain takes any more "unfriendly" moves toward Russian Federat...

Palestinian shot dead after stabbing Israeli in East Jerusalem

Critically wounded in the chest and limbs, he is being treated at Shaare Zedek Medical Center. A police statement said that an Israeli in his 30s was rushed to a hospital with serious injuries. Stabbings and car-ramming have been widely used by P...

Hotel fire kills at least three in Philippine capital

Richard Gordon, wrote on Twitter, "PRC now responding to a fire that broke at Manila Pavilion Hotel". Three people were killed and 23 injured by a major hotel fire in the Philippine capital Manila on Sunday, with others plucked by helicopter from t...

S.Korea to seek talks with N.Korea in preparation for summit

Sweden is happy to help with problems on the Korean peninsula but it is up to the parties involved to try to find a way forward, Foreign Minister Margot Wallstom said on Friday. Tillerson, who did not see eye-to-eye with the president on numerous iss...

Boris Johnson blames Vladimir Putin personally for Salisbury nerve agent attack

In a rare joint statement, the leaders of Britain, France, Germany and the USA on Thursday condemned the attack on Skripal and his daughter Yulia as an "assault on United Kingdom sovereignty". While the statement signals a more coordinated response f...

Talks On Iran Nuclear Deal Amid Questions On US Commitment

A US State Department official declined to comment, adding, "We don't want to get ahead of the EU's decision-making process". While such a scenario is unlikely, the fact it is being floated as an option may give USA officials more leverage in ne...

Russia Expels 23 British Diplomats

The British diplomats have one week to leave the country , a measure that is similar that the one taken by the United Kingdom against 23 officials from the Russian Embassy in that country. The incident revived memories of the fate of Alexander Litvi...

Russia Summons British Ambassador, Readies To Expel Diplomats

The ministry also revoked its approval of the opening and operation of the British Consulate General in the Russian city of St. Petersburg, saying that "the British Council's activities are being ceased due to its unregulated status in the Russian ...

As Donald Trump says Russia WAS

Russia's foreign ministry summoned Britain's ambassador to the country, Laurie Bristow, for a meeting on Saturday, Russian news agencies reported, citing an unidentified ministry source. Mr. Peskov said Russia's sanctions could come "any minute" ...

Engineer warned of cracks before fatal Florida bridge collapse

She called the collapse an "unprecedented event" and wrote that "no other bridge designed by FIGG Bridge Engineers has ever experienced such a collapse ". Doctors and medical students ran to the scene from a nearby building and started treating vi...

Banksy returns to NYC - where to find his new works

Her watercolor stretches out across the top of the building where Banksy has painted his mural. The 70-foot long mural protests the incarceration of a Turkish-Kurdish artist named Zehra Dogan. The world-famous British graffiti artist's latest pie...

Belarus bag six medals in biathlon at PyeongChang 2018 Paralympics

Flag bearer Vitaliy Lukyanenko won Team Ukraine's first gold medal, coming in first in the men's 7.5-km biathlon race for visually impaired athletes. Three bronze medals were clinched by two-time PyeongChang medalist Lidia Grafeyeva and Svetlana Sakh...

Small plane crashes into house killing 10 in Philippines

Agustin Joseph, Deputy for Operations in Plaridel, said that the plane crashed on a house where a family was having their lunch. Police said the five people aboard the six-seater twin-engined Piper PA-23 Apache plane were killed along with five oth...

Pak Pulls Out Of WTO Meet In Delhi As Diplomatic Stand-Off Worsens

The Times of India quoted Indian authorities as saying that Pakistan had censored the websites deliberately because of which the Indian High Commission has been receiving several complaints from Pakistani nationals seeking access to Indian visa form...

China: Anti-corruption chief Wang named Xi's deputy

Wang, 69, who headed Xi's campaign against corrupt officials and rivals over the past few years until he stepped down last October, was expected to receive the mission of handling global relations, including sensitive issues like the threat of a trad...

US, UK, Germany and France agree Russian Federation orchestrated attack on former spy

Russia's retaliation comes after British Prime Minister Theresa May claimed that it was "highly likely" that the Russian government was involved in the poisoning of Sergei Skripal , a 66-year-old former Russian military intelligence officer, and ...

North American 2026 World Cup Bid Confirms 23 Host Cities

Soccer's failed 2022 bid either so it's not unprecedented that they aren't part of the World Cup. Vancouver, Chicago and Minneapolis, MN all announced their withdrawals from candidacy in the past 24 hours, citing issues with the bidding process.

UN launches 951 mln USD appeal for Rohingya refugees

To meet the urgent needs of almost 900,000 Rohingya refugees and more than 330,000 vulnerable Bangladeshis in the communities hosting them, United Nations agencies and their humanitarian partners appealed jointly on Friday for $951 million.

Russian Federation should go away, shut up, - UK Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson

During his first keynote speech since becoming Defense Secretary past year, Williamson has outlined the threats faced by the United Kingdom, modernization of the Defense Program, further investments in the armed forces, and the British response to t...

Reports Trump is ready to sack security adviser

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders quickly moved to quash the reports . "It all depends on President Trump's volatile mood and available, willing replacements", according to the report. " Mike Pompeo , Director of the Central I...

Two Israelis killed, two injured after suspected West Bank ramming attack

Israel's security service identified the suspect as Alaa Kaha from a village near Jenin . The Palestinian Islamist group Hamas hailed the car-ramming incident but did not say it was behind it. The worldwide community does not recognize the annex...

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...

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USA disinvites China from Pacific military exercises: Pentagon

Several countries participate, and China has been involved since 2014. The world's largest worldwide naval exercise, it is held biennially in the summer months of even-numbered ...

Kelly sues him for sexual assault and herpes infection

The Associated Press does not typically identify people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they decide to make their names public, which Rodgers has done. The campai...

In HSLC Result 2018 Declared at 9:30, Tamilnadu 10th Result 2018

Students can check their result using their registration number and date of birth. But they don't need to wait more as today on 23 May 2018 the Tamil Nadu Board is going to decla...

Congressional leaders to review information on Russian Federation probe

The Justice Department has in the past offered classified briefings to Nunes, though they have so far refused to turn over documents. The comments come as Trump is escalating h...

Afghanistan: Car bomb kills 3 in Kandahar

Earlier, three people were killed and 25 others were injured in the auto bomb blast, officials said. Nematullah Barak, head of Mirwais hospital in Kandahar , said the latest fi...

White House confirms Trump's meeting with Rod Rosenstein, Christopher Wray

He said that under "the potential deal", China "will purchase from our Great American Farmers practically as much as our Farmers can produce". "What did they learn from it?" In t...

Man's condition in fatal cougar attack upgraded

Ryan Abbott said . Instead, face the cougar , speak firmly and slowly back away - appearing as large as possible, such as by standing on a rock or stump or opening a sweatshirt ...

Solo: A Star Wars Story in IMAX - What's Your Story?

Last year, an R2-D2 droid used in the making of several " Star Wars" films sold for $2.76 million at auction in Los Angeles. He flies into an asteroid belt, barking at that droid,...

Venezuela's Maduro faces overseas condemnation following election win

Many governments around the world rejected the election even before ballots were cast as several key rivals of Maduro were barred from running. "We do not recognize the legi...

Elliott Walden wants to go from spoiler to Triple Crown champion

At 1 3/16 miles, the Preakness is slightly shorter than the Kentucky Derby , and Bravazo and Tenfold, both of which skipped the race two weeks ago, nearly caught Justify at the...

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Mangaluru is the best city in solid waste management

Mangaluru is the best city in solid waste management

Similarly, Ranchi has been adjudged the best capital and Kota in Rajasthan has been adjudged the best city in the citizen feedback category. This year, the survey has covered 4,2...

Collegium meeting on KM Joseph, other judges remains inconclusive

Collegium meeting on KM Joseph, other judges remains inconclusive

The collegium meeting was scheduled to discuss in detail the High Court probables for the Supreme Court . Sources told The Telegraph that the five-member collegium of Chief J...

Prison where Josh Holt is being held captive reportedly under attack

Prison where Josh Holt is being held captive reportedly under attack

They are saying that they want me as their guarantee". We need the people to help us.' He was flanked by three other men. Please, my fellow Americans, don't allow me to continue su...

School Bus Crash in New Jersey Kills At Least 2, Reports Say

School Bus Crash in New Jersey Kills At Least 2, Reports Say

The New Jersey-based company has a higher than average out-of-service rate - 37.9 percent compared to the national average of 20.7 percent. Officials say they're investigating the ...

Israel Hits Back at Hamas Terrorist Targets in Gaza

Israel Hits Back at Hamas Terrorist Targets in Gaza

Hamas spokesperson Fawzi Barhoum dismissed Katz' claims saying, "there is no mediation". Israel said many of those killed were members of Hamas and the Islamic Jihad terror gr...

Bucks hire former Atlanta head coach Mike Budenholzer as new head coach

Bucks hire former Atlanta head coach Mike Budenholzer as new head coach

Milwaukee made the right choice by hiring Budenholzer. Sampson was an National Basketball Association assistant with the Bucks and Rockets before joining the Cougars 2014.Portla...

Arab League fails to agree on United States envoy recalls

Arab League fails to agree on United States envoy recalls

Many critics have called it an excessive use of force and a Google search reveals wide-ranging criticism of Israel for its actions. These new needs are in addition to a pre-exi...

Meet Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding Party

Meet Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding Party

Thousands of journalists from across the world are descending on the genteel town of Windsor for the wedding , and Mr. Markle told TMZ earlier this week that the media atten...

U.S. sanctions Hezbollah chief in joint action with Gulf allies

U.S. sanctions Hezbollah chief in joint action with Gulf allies

The deputy chief of Hezbollah, Sheik Naim Qassem, casts his ballot during Lebanon's parliamentary elections in Beirut, Lebanon, May 6, 2018. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Jav...