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Iran foreign minister to meet counterpart in Moscow on May 14 Iran foreign minister to meet counterpart in Moscow on May 14
- May 11, 2018

He said he does not trust European countries either, and if there's no guarantee of Iran's interests, the deal can not continue. Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said "the deal makes the world safer", adding that Germany could find no legitimate reason for pulling out of the deal. (more...)
John Kelly: Trump Is 'Somewhat Embarrassed, Frankly' By Russia Probe John Kelly: Trump Is 'Somewhat Embarrassed, Frankly' By Russia Probe
- May 11, 2018

Kelly, who was previously the secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, also spoke about the administration's aggressive enforcement of USA immigration law, Trump's upcoming meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, and what's next after the US withdrew from the Iran nuclear deal. (more...)
Nude man arrested at Daytona Beach International Airport after issuing bomb threat Nude man arrested at Daytona Beach International Airport after issuing bomb threat
- May 11, 2018

No explosives were found at Daytona Beach International Airport , said Volusia County Sheriff Michael Chitwood at a news conference after passengers were allowed to go back inside the airport. Officials said no injuries were reported. Chitwood revealed Greenwood was "well known" to local police and had been arrested a number of times previously. (more...)
Guard killed, British tourists abducted in Congo's Virunga Guard killed, British tourists abducted in Congo's Virunga
- May 11, 2018

Armed groups have staged a series of raids to steal resources, particularly charcoal. The Foreign Office later confirmed that the incident had involved two British citizens. That attack - carried out by MaiMai militia - was the deadliest attack against the park's staff and brought the number of rangers killed in the park up to 175 in 20 years. (more...)
Sushma calls on Myanmar President, Rohingya refugee crisis on the plate Sushma calls on Myanmar President, Rohingya refugee crisis on the plate
- May 11, 2018

Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday called on Myanmar President U Win Myint in her first engagement in Myanmar. The exodus of refugees in large numbers has resulted in a major crisis in neighbouring Bangladesh. Bangladesh is a member of the ICC but Myanmar is not. So far, only one family has gone back, but United Nations agencies have claimed that the situation in Rakhine is still not conducive to ensure a safe and dignified re-settlement. (more...)
Ret. Gen. McInerney: Torture worked on 'Songbird John' McCain Ret. Gen. McInerney: Torture worked on 'Songbird John' McCain
- May 11, 2018

John McCain's opposition to Gina Haspel turning into Central Intelligence Agency director was as a result of torture "labored" on McCain. Sadler's remark about the Arizona Republican echoed Trump's remark at the outset of his campaign for president, when he mocked McCain's time as a prisoner of war by saying, "I like people that weren't captured". (more...)
Former Dem Congressman Says He's Moving To Africa After Third Conviction Former Dem Congressman Says He's Moving To Africa After Third Conviction
- May 11, 2018

The maximum penalty Reynolds faced was four years in prison. U.S. District Judge Robert W. Gettleman imposed the sentence in federal court in Chicago . Gettleman said Thursday that in actuality Reynolds hasn't filed a federal tax return since 2002. Most of the money was from Chicago businessmen seeking his help in securing business deals in Zimbabwe. (more...)
Authorities respond to 'possible shooting' at southern California high school Authorities respond to 'possible shooting' at southern California high school
- May 11, 2018

Ricky Munoz, 23, says he dropped his two younger brothers and a friend off at the school around that time. At least one person has reportedly been injured and drove him- or herself to the hospital, officials said, according to CBSLA . Highland High School is located about 65 miles from Los Angeles. This is a developing story and will be updated as more information is received . (more...)
UK PM May Splits Up Warring Ministers To Examine Brexit Options UK PM May Splits Up Warring Ministers To Examine Brexit Options
- May 11, 2018

All EU members are part of the customs union which means there are no tariffs on goods transported between member states. It also found that even in a "best-case scenario", in which the Government agreed tariff-free, frictionless trade imports on food and drink, worldwide rules would oblige the United Kingdom to conduct more customs and borders checks. (more...)
Flooding forces 2500 BC residents from their homes Flooding forces 2500 BC residents from their homes
- May 11, 2018

Officials said the water levels in the Boundary rivers exceeded those seen in 1948, when most of southeast B.C. was underwater, and almost 2,300 homes were destroyed and 10 people killed. "Be advised that if flood levels continue to rise that vehicles with limited clearance may not be permitted to cross this intersection", DriveBC said. (more...)
Man charged in apparent road rage stabbing in Lee's Summit Man charged in apparent road rage stabbing in Lee's Summit
- May 11, 2018

On Wednesday, police received information from a confidential source who told investigators the suspect might be Webb. The suspect got out of his vehicle, approached the victim and "swung" at him with his right fist, but missed, according to the witness. (more...)
Finalists of 63rd Eurovision Song Contest announced Finalists of 63rd Eurovision Song Contest announced
- May 11, 2018

The second semi-final featured 18 countries, and Serbia's entry, "Nova Deca" ("New Children"), finished third. Those who do tune in to watch the contest will see familiar faces from UK TV, including former Britain's Got Talent finalist Ryan O'Shaughnessy, who got Ireland through to the finals for the first time since 2013. (more...)
Collegium to reiterate Justice KM Joseph's name for elevation to Supreme Court Collegium to reiterate Justice KM Joseph's name for elevation to Supreme Court
- May 11, 2018

Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has denied that the centre's decision had anything to do with Justice Thomas's 2016 verdict cancelling president's rule in Uttarakhand, which enabled the Congress to remain in power. The government had on April 26 returned the Collegium's recommendation to elevate Justice Joseph seeking its reconsideration, saying the proposal was not in accordance with the top court's parameters and there was adequate representation of Kerala in the higher judiciary from where ... (more...)
Leave.EU fined £70000 for overspending during EU referendum Leave.EU fined £70000 for overspending during EU referendum
- May 11, 2018

Several inquiries are underway into spending and advertising during the referendum, amid allegations about the use of Facebook users' data to influence US and British campaigns. The dates the transactions were entered into, the repayment date, the interest rate and the provider of the transactions were all incorrectly reported. (more...)
Donald Trump Jr. prepares for stepped up role in 2018 midterm el Donald Trump Jr. prepares for stepped up role in 2018 midterm el
- May 11, 2018

Even a slight slide is troubling news for Republicans, who risk coming out of the June 5 primary without a candidate on the ballot for U.S. Senate or governor, although their chances are better in the governor's race. The Democrats' advantage in the generic ballot dipped from 16 points in February to six points in March to just three points now. "If that means we're going to have some more discordant views in our party, we have to be OK with it". (more...)
Mother and daughters plotted attacks on London landmarks Mother and daughters plotted attacks on London landmarks
- May 11, 2018

A mother and her two daughters attempted to form the UK's first all-female terror group, with the intention of carrying out attacks on the British Museum and the Palace of Westminster, a British court was told on Thursday. Mr Atkinson, told the Old Bailey: 'Based on her preparation and discussion, it appears she planned to launch an attack against members of the public, selected largely at random, in the environs of that cultural jewel and most popular of tourist attractions, the British ... (more...)
Expert mocked for freakish baby consent claims Expert mocked for freakish baby consent claims
- May 11, 2018

Deanne Carson , who works with Body Safe Australia, made the comments on ABC News as part of a segment on establishing a " culture of consent " in the home. Child behavior expert Nathalie Brown opined babies can not give their consent for anything let alone for changing diapers because the concept of consent is too complicated for them to grasp. (more...)
Erdogan and Putin discuss U.S. withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal
- May 11, 2018

On the other hand, Trump's repudiation and attempt to reassert United States hard power could have the opposite effect as it alienates allies and United States public opinion - over 60% support the Iran deal. If these firms don't cut their ties with Tehran, the Trump Administration could fine them billions of dollars. Analysts said the soaring prices were the result of an expected fall in Iranian oil exports. (more...)
Merkel denounces Iran attack on Israeli positions Merkel denounces Iran attack on Israeli positions
- May 11, 2018

Rouhani, for his part, assured Merkel that the country is not looking to increase tensions in the Middle East, and is working to promote stability and security in the region instead. Prior to her conversation with Rouhani, Merkel condemned Iran's attack on Israeli military outposts in the Golan Heights and called for large-scale talks regarding Iran's ballistic missile system. (more...)
Global Controlled Atmosphere Packaging (CAP) Market 2018 - Clondalkin, Winpak, Quantum Packaging, Constantia Global Controlled Atmosphere Packaging (CAP) Market 2018 - Clondalkin, Winpak, Quantum Packaging, Constantia
- May 11, 2018

The research report, titled " Packaging Resins Market 2018 " Industry Research Reports, covers the current as well as the future scenario of the global Packaging Resins market. are covered. The market players that are involved in the Active Food Packaging market is also included in the report. The complete profile of the market is described along with its sales, supply, demand, the technological advancements that they have made, future strategies that they are going to implement in ... (more...)
Fresh controversy of Tripura CM hits politics once again Fresh controversy of Tripura CM hits politics once again
- May 11, 2018

While addressing public gathering organised to mark the 157th birth anniversary of the poet in Udaipur (Tripura), Deb apparently said Tagore "returned his Nobel Prize " to protest against the British rule. He didn't stop. Soon after, at an event in the state capital Agartala , the Tripura chief minister said that "mechanical engineers should not opt for civil services, but only civil engineers should. (more...)
United States diplomats in Pakistan to face restrictions United States diplomats in Pakistan to face restrictions
- May 11, 2018

Reacting to the movement ban, the Foreign Office (FO) unveiled a set of changes in the government's dealing with United States diplomats in the country through a notification. The first deadline was said to be May 1 but following partially successful negotiations, the timeframe was extended by 10 days. The limitations will be applied at the Pakistan Embassy in Washington , as well as its four consulates in New York, Los Angeles, Texas and Chicago. (more...)
Himanshu Roy, former Maharashtra ATS chief, shoots himself Himanshu Roy, former Maharashtra ATS chief, shoots himself
- May 11, 2018

Roy, the IPS officer of 1988 Maharashtra Cadre has cracked many cases including the 2013 Indian Premier League spot-fixing case. He was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was declared dead. Himanshu Roy completed his studies from St. Xavier's College and was now holding the position of Additional Director General of Police of Maharashtra. (more...)
Delhi University Admission Registration dates announced Delhi University Admission Registration dates announced
- May 11, 2018

The registration process for the MPhil and PhD courses will begin from May 20. According to reports, the UG online registration window will remain open even after the CBSE declares the Class 12 results, to facilitate the central board students to register themselves for more than 50 thousand seats available in the colleges. (more...)
Politicians intensify blitz as countdown begins in poll-bound Karnataka Politicians intensify blitz as countdown begins in poll-bound Karnataka
- May 11, 2018

In an interaction at the Berkeley University in the United States in September past year, Gandhi had said he was "absolutely ready" to be the prime ministerial candidate of the Congress in the 2019 general elections. At poll rallies in Chitradurga and Raichur, he flayed the Congress Government led by Siddaramaiah for celebrating the "jayantis of sultans" (birth anniversaries of Muslim rulers) for the sake of "vote bank politics". (more...)
Egypt rejects invitation to United States embassy event in Jerusalem Egypt rejects invitation to United States embassy event in Jerusalem
- May 11, 2018

The Egyptian government has declined Israel's invitation to attend the ceremony of moving the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, Israeli newspaper Haaretz reported Thursday. Arab and Muslim leaders have warned that there could be a further escalation if the embassy is moved. Tension has mounted on the Gaza Strip's eastern border with Israel since March 30, when Palestinians began holding open-ended demonstrations to demand the "right of return" to their homes in historical Palestine ... (more...)
Jubeir: Saudi Arabia will seek nuclear weapon if Iran does Jubeir: Saudi Arabia will seek nuclear weapon if Iran does
- May 11, 2018

However, since Trump's announcement, Iran has threatened to gather uranium if negotations fail in response to the United States withdrawal from the agreement. Since the sanctions were lifted in 2016, major European companies, partly wary of the remaining USA sanctions on Iran, have been reluctant to do business with Tehran, which needs to attract over $100 billion in foreign investment to boost its crude output. (more...)
Mount Merapi erupts, residents told to evacuate Mount Merapi erupts, residents told to evacuate
- May 11, 2018

Merapi is the most active volcano in Indonesia and thousands of people live in villages on the flanks of the volcano. Some 120 people who were hiking on the mountain when the eruption happened are safe, the government said. The Southeast Asian archipelago of more than 17,000 islands and islets - and almost 130 active volcanoes - is situated on the Pacific "Ring of Fire", a vast zone of geological instability where the collision of tectonic plates causes frequent quakes and major volcanic ... (more...)
Body found in search for missing Frightened Rabbit singer Body found in search for missing Frightened Rabbit singer
- May 11, 2018

Police searching for missing Frightened Rabbit frontman Scott Hutchison say they have found a body. Hutchison (36) was last seen at 1am on Wednesday, May 9th when he left the Dakota hotel in South Queensferry. Hit PLAY to try out something brand new. . Scott formed Frightened Rabbit in 2003, after initially planning to start it as a solo project. Over the years their popularity has continued to grow and their 2016 album, " Painting Of A Panic Attack ", entered the United Kingdom ... (more...)
Fear grips Solai as second Patel dam shows sign of collapse Fear grips Solai as second Patel dam shows sign of collapse
- May 11, 2018

The Kenya Red Cross said it had rescued 39 people shortly after the dam burst, while several people were feared to be trapped in thick mud which had spilled over from the reservoir - spreading over a radius of just over 1 mile. "They found his body in the morning", said Veronica Wanjiku Ngigi. On Thursday, a government delegation led by Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i, Education PS Belio Kipsang' and Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinett visited Solai to assess the extent of ... (more...)

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