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Russia, Iran discuss nuclear deal after U.S. withdrawal Russia, Iran discuss nuclear deal after U.S. withdrawal
- May 14, 2018

After the U.S. withdrawal from the nuclear agreement Iran is intending in the form of an ultimatum demand that the European members of the security deal, said Deputy Iranian foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi, reports DW with reference to the AFP news Agency. (more...)
MI5 attacks Russian Federation over 'fog of lies' MI5 attacks Russian Federation over 'fog of lies'
- May 14, 2018

The UK suffered four deadly militant attacks previous year that killed 36 people, the deadliest spate since the London "7/7" bombings of July 2005. These included a suicide bombing at a pop concert in Manchester on May 22 in which 22 people were killed. (more...)
U.S. bishop to give address at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding U.S. bishop to give address at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding
- May 14, 2018

In 2016, Kensington Palace released a strongly worded statement condemning racist and sexist attacks on Markle . The elaborate handwritten document, which was issued in March, bears the monarch's signature, and features nods to the couple's heritage, including details from Prince Harry's family arms, and a rose, the national flower of the US, beside two golden poppies, the state flower of Meghan's native California. (more...)
Mancini eyes Italy job as Zenit confirm exit Mancini eyes Italy job as Zenit confirm exit
- May 14, 2018

Mancini has beaten off competition from the likes of Carlo Ancelotti and Antonio Conte to land the gig, and will now be tasked with steering Italy back to the top of the worldwide game following the disappointments of 2017 and the failed World Cup qualification campaign. (more...)
US Security Adviser Says US Not Pushing Iran 'Regime Change'
- May 14, 2018

White House National Security adviser John Bolton on Sunday said U.S. sanctions on European companies that do business with Iran were "possible, but Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he remained hopeful Washington and its allies could strike a new nuclear deal with Tehran". (more...)
Man arrested for abusingminor girl in cinema hall Man arrested for abusingminor girl in cinema hall
- May 14, 2018

Invoking section 7 and 8 of POCSO Act (sexual assault) is insufficient. This content is restricted to site members. K V Moitheenkutty and the girl's mother have been booked under POCSO Act. The accused came in a Benz vehicle after the child and her mother arrived at the theatre. Childline officials and local activities have alleged that the police did not take the matter seriously and delayed action against the accused. (more...)
Stalemate in government talks pushes Italy's Five-Star to call for snap election Stalemate in government talks pushes Italy's Five-Star to call for snap election
- May 14, 2018

The League and the Five Star Movement started talks on forming a government last week. President Mattarella has asked to meet Di Maio at 4.30 pm and Salvini at 6 pm, a statement said. The League's hallmark scheme, a flat tax rate of 15% for companies and individuals, is estimated to reduce tax revenues by €80bn per year. Their policies would defy the European Union's rules in order to cut taxes and spend public money on a guaranteed income for the poor - pledges that some economists fear ... (more...)
Karnataka elections: Siddaramaiah fuels rumours of a possible Congress-JD(S) alliance Karnataka elections: Siddaramaiah fuels rumours of a possible Congress-JD(S) alliance
- May 14, 2018

During Saturday's polling, Karnataka witnessed an all-time high turnout of 73.07 per cent, with districts other than Bengaluru , bettering even the post-Emergency election (1977) record of 71.9 per cent and the 2013 State election figure of 71.45 per cent. (more...)
Haryana minister Captain Abhimanyu wants AMU named after 'Jat king' Haryana minister Captain Abhimanyu wants AMU named after 'Jat king'
- May 14, 2018

The concerned authorities had been intimated officially and were cognizant of the standard arrangements including security for such occasions. He also mentioned that their request that action be taken against the intruders and disruptors, after a judicial enquiry, is justified. (more...)
Nawaz Sharif 'Speaking Modi's Words' On Mumbai Attacks: Top 10 Developments Nawaz Sharif 'Speaking Modi's Words' On Mumbai Attacks: Top 10 Developments
- May 14, 2018

In the Dawn interview, the ex-prime minister - who was ousted over corruption allegations by the Supreme Court in July - reignited debate over Pakistan's alleged support of select extremist groups that launch attacks against neighboring rival India. (more...)
Shi'ite Cleric Al-Sadr's Coalition Leads in Iraq Poll Shi'ite Cleric Al-Sadr's Coalition Leads in Iraq Poll
- May 14, 2018

The race to become Iraq's next prime minister appeared wide open Monday as two outsider alliances looked to be in the lead after the first elections since the defeat of the Islamic State group. After results are finalized, the country's prime minister will be chosen through negotiations to form a governing coalition, which could take months. (more...)
Delhi witnesses trees uprooted, slower traffic amid huge thunderstorm-rain Delhi witnesses trees uprooted, slower traffic amid huge thunderstorm-rain
- May 14, 2018

The Police Control Room received 260 calls about incidents related to the storm till 7.30pm, police said. Traffic came to a crawl at several areas in Delhi as the strong wind picked up dust and swirled them around, reducing visibility. One person each died in Etawah, Aligarh, Kannauj, Hapur, Noida and Sambhal. Western disturbance originates in the Mediterranean Sea that brings sudden rains to north-western parts of India. (more...)
Karnataka polls over, petrol, diesel prices rise after 19 day freeze Karnataka polls over, petrol, diesel prices rise after 19 day freeze
- May 14, 2018

Petrol price was seen at Rs 74.80 per litre, the highest since September 2013, and diesel was seen at Rs 66.14 per litre. Petrol and diesel prices were revised today after a gap of almost 21 days. The prices were increased by almost 20 paise across India. Indian Oil Corp (IOC) Chairman Sanjiv Singh had last week said that the state-owned firms were "temporarily moderating" prices to avoid sharp spikes and panic among consumers. (more...)
IDF Says Hamas Planning a Massacre, but IDF Will Stop Them IDF Says Hamas Planning a Massacre, but IDF Will Stop Them
- May 14, 2018

Turkey is one of the most important players in the Muslim world thanks to its military, cultural, historical and strategic power. Mr Netanyahu said that "under any peace agreement you could possibly imagine, Jerusalem will remain Israel's capital". (more...)
Arsene Wenger drops major hint over his next move after leaving Arsenal Arsene Wenger drops major hint over his next move after leaving Arsenal
- May 14, 2018

Arsene Wenger bids farewell to a stadium he helped to build in more ways than one when he leads Arsenal at the Emirates for the final time at home to Burnley on Sunday. The game kicks off at 3pm this afternoon but unfortunately it's not being broadcast on live TV as Sky Sports thought it was more important to show Southampton vs Man City than Wenger's last game. (more...)
Brewers' Peralta has 13 Ks in debut win Brewers' Peralta has 13 Ks in debut win
- May 14, 2018

Giolito (2-4) matched a career high with seven walks, tossed three wild pitches and hit a batter, but pitched two-hit ball for 5 2/3 innings in his first victory since April 26. They were going 70 miles north to Denver to watch Freddy play at Coors Field . Before his last start against the Angels, Gray moved slightly toward the first-base side of the rubber to improve the depth on his slider. (more...)
Give Goa a chief minister, Congress tells BJP President Amit Shah Give Goa a chief minister, Congress tells BJP President Amit Shah
- May 14, 2018

And to ensure that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi government is returned to power, we need to ensure that we need to win big victories in both Lok Sabha seats in Goa. The scuffle began with a war of words when GSM members began chanting slogans against Shaheven as BJP booth workers were arriving at the venue. "The same party has now become the party with the maximum legislators and MPs". (more...)
Hurricane Center issues special statement on disturbance in Gulf Hurricane Center issues special statement on disturbance in Gulf
- May 14, 2018

As of Sunday afternoon, forecasters said there is about a 40 percent chance the storm will develop over the next five days, and a 30 percent chance it will form within the next 48 hours. "It's very hard to tell how strong it will be, but looking at the track and looking at the models it's likely that we will be on the western edge of the surface low", he said. (more...)
WH spokeswoman chides staffers for leaking 'unacceptable' comment about 'dying' McCain WH spokeswoman chides staffers for leaking 'unacceptable' comment about 'dying' McCain
- May 14, 2018

The White House is refusing to condemn a staffer who said during a closed-door meeting that Arizona Sen. McCain's wife, Cindy, and daughter Meghan both quickly condemned the comments. And I want to say, since my dad has been diagnosed... A senior White House official said they don't expect Sadler to be fired. "And that's just disgusting", she said according to a report by Axios on Saturday. (more...)
United States threatens sanctions against European companies as Iran rift grows
- May 14, 2018

It said in a statement that they underlined their aim of preserving the Iran deal after the U.S.'s withdrawal, and that both expressed concern about recent developments in the region. Echoing Trump's perspective on the deal, Bolton said that the agreement was flawed. The Iranian year ends on March 20. Oil jumps to a fresh three and a half year high as tensions in the Middle East continue to rise . (more...)
Nepal ties scaled 'new heights' after Modi visit: Oli Nepal ties scaled 'new heights' after Modi visit: Oli
- May 14, 2018

The two countries have also agreed to expedite implementation of all pending projects of bilateral cooperation by Nepals Constitution Day in September, said Oli adding that multiple bilateral ministerial meetings will be held. Nepal Premier K P Sharma Oli today said he and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have to address the "outstanding tasks" between the two countries in a time-bound manner. (more...)
Israeli army warplanes hit Gaza strip Israeli army warplanes hit Gaza strip
- May 14, 2018

Guatemala and Paraguay plan to move their embassies to Jerusalem later this month. The move also reflects the stated intent of the Jerusalem Embassy Act of 1995, which called on Washington to move the embassy to Jerusalem. About 40 of them have accepted the invitation, Xinhua reported. It's unclear when or if the United States plan will be released. Three additional infantry brigades will be deployed next week, two around the Gaza Strip and one in the West Bank , army spokesman ... (more...)
Bolton Warns Sanctions Possible for Doing Business With Iran Bolton Warns Sanctions Possible for Doing Business With Iran
- May 14, 2018

Mr Zarif said on his first stop, China, that he hoped to secure a "clear future design" for the agreement. Despite the US exit, Britain and Iran on Sunday expressed their commitment to ensuring that the accord is upheld, according to a statement released by British Prime Minister Theresa May's office. (more...)
5-year-old girl seriously injured in black bear attack outside home 5-year-old girl seriously injured in black bear attack outside home
- May 14, 2018

The mother tells CPW that her daughter had gone outside because she thought she heard her dog making noises in the yard. The child was grabbed in or near her own home in Grand Junction around 2:30 a.m. Colorado Parks and Wildlife officers and federal wildlife services officers are now tracking the bear. The press release notes that residents should expect heavier than normal law enforcement presence as well as hounds in the area until further notice. (more...)
Seven killed as bus rolls down hill in India Seven killed as bus rolls down hill in India
- May 14, 2018

As per reports, Village locals immediately rushed to the spot and helped the injured before the authorities came. They also mourned the demise of six people in a auto accident at Kholgali near Theog in Shimla district. Six pilgrims, including four women, died while ten others were injured when their van overturned at Ramachandrapuram in Virudhunagar district this evening. (more...)
In Iran, six militants were sentenced to death In Iran, six militants were sentenced to death
- May 14, 2018

Soon after, several people, including another suicide bomber, attacked the mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini, located in the suburbs of Tehran. Ghazanfarabadi said courts will hear claims later filed by families of the victims against the United States and Saudi Arabia, which mainly Shi'ite Muslim Iran accuses of supporting Sunni Muslim militant group Islamic State. (more...)
Emergency services remain at scene of Midlands plane crash Emergency services remain at scene of Midlands plane crash
- May 14, 2018

They said all 16 made their jump from the aircraft. "It is understood the pilot is from the United Kingdom, while the boy is the son of a member of the Parachute Club", says RTÉ. Emergency services are attending the scene. The AAIU set up their own cordon and it's understood digging machinery was needed in order to try to remove the aircraft from the bog, as the force of the impact had driven it into the ground. (more...)
In Australia, there was the most bloody murder in 22 years In Australia, there was the most bloody murder in 22 years
- May 14, 2018

In a land of only 18 million people, almost everyone knew someone, or knew someone who knew someone, who was among the 500 or so people in the small waterfront historic site at Port Arthur that day. Now a shadow hangs over the community as people struggle to come to terms with the deaths of three adults and four children in a murder-suicide Friday morning. (more...)
Europe Keeps Buying Iran Oil, But Banks May Hinder Trade Europe Keeps Buying Iran Oil, But Banks May Hinder Trade
- May 14, 2018

The price of oil rose sharply on Wednesday to its highest since 2014 on expectations that the new sanctions will crimp Iranian exports. Military tensions between Iran and Israel have already mounted, and oil prices are rising on the uncertainty. (more...)
US to lift sanctions on North Korea if it meets demands: Pompeo US to lift sanctions on North Korea if it meets demands: Pompeo
- May 13, 2018

Remember that time in 2009 when Bill Clinton went to North Korea and came back with two young women? In a tweet Saturday afternoon, Trump thanked the North Koreans for their move to dismantle the underground nuclear test site, calling it "a very smart and gracious gesture". (more...)

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