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United States destroyer CLASHES with four Russian warplanes in Black Sea

United States destroyer CLASHES with four Russian warplanes in Black Sea The spokesperson also pointed out that the USA destroyer was conducting routine maritime operations in worldwide waters in the Black Sea after it concluded Exercise Sea Shield. "These incidents are always concerning because they could result in miscalculation or accident", he said. Overall 16 warships, one submarine, and ten aircraft took part in the drills. [Full Article...]

Boy dies in Topshop 'furniture incident'

He died from severe head injuries when the 7ft mirror, which had been left standing free rather than being attached to a wall, toppled on to him. Kaden was taken to the Royal Berkshire Hospital but died an hour later. Bunches of flowers were left against the shop's closed shutters and passers by paused to look at the tributes. "Detectives are now working with the local authority and the store ow... [Full Article...]

Trump, Putin could meet before July

Putin noted that he also met with former US President Barack Obama in the Slovenian capital. He said that the Russian side had published all information it wanted to publish following this conversation. The Washington Post reported last week that "senior USA officials" described Flynn's comments about easing sanctions to Kislyak as "inappropriate and potentially illegal". [Full Article...]

Thousands march in Mexico to demand respect, reject Trump

Thousands march in Mexico to demand respect, reject Trump People also protested in several other Mexican cities, such as Tijuana, Monterrey and Morelia. "It really marks the point in which the promises of his campaign - building a border wall that he expects Mexico to pay for, import tariffs of Mexican goods heading to the U.S. [Full Article...]

Trump has 'no doubt' he will win court battle on travel ban

Trump has 'no doubt' he will win court battle on travel ban President Donald Trump said Friday his White House will unveil new security measures to keep America safe next week, and said his administration will continue to pursue efforts to lift the freeze on his immigration ban. with urgency. The order by the federal judge in Seattle was issued in response to a challenge filed by the state of Washington . Pressed about what this means, Trump replied... [Full Article...]

Fierce Freight in Kashmir's Kulgam District Leaves Seven Dead

Fierce Freight in Kashmir's Kulgam District Leaves Seven Dead The four militants who were killed in the encounter between security forces and militants have been identified as members of terror groups Lashkare-Taiba (LeT) and Hizb-ul-Mujahideen. The injured soldiers were airlifted to Srinagar and admitted to the 92-base Hospital at the 15 Corps headquarters in Badami Bagh Cantonment in Srinagar . [Full Article...]

North Korea missile launch prompts urgent UN Security Council meeting

North Korea missile launch prompts urgent UN Security Council meeting Analysts noted the timing was tricky for Beijing, which had been putting pressure on South Korea to abandon plans for a new United States anti-missile radar it said was needed to protect it from its northern neighbour. A joint chief official who spoke to the news service on the condition of anonymity said the military is investigating whether North Korea is in the midst of developing a ground-to... [Full Article...]

WWII Bomb Defused in Greece, Allowing 70000 Evacuees to Head Home

WWII Bomb Defused in Greece, Allowing 70000 Evacuees to Head Home The 250 kg (550 lb) bomb was discovered about 5 meters (16 feet) below ground during excavation works at a petrol station last week. Local officials said the entire process of evacuating the city and defusing the bomb is likely to take about eight hours. [Full Article...]

PerĂº Judge Orders Arrest of Ex-President Alejandro Toledo for Odebrecht Corruption

Among plea bargains to emerge was a claim from Odebrecht's former chief in Peru, Jorge Barata, that the company gave Toledo's government a $20-million bribe for the highway project. Toledo is a visiting scholar at Stanford University in California. The Peruvian government has offered a almost $30,000 bounty to whomever captures and returns Toledo to Peru, or provides information leading to his c... [Full Article...]

Turkish president approves constitutional change bill

Parliament in January approved a new 18-Article reform Bill to create an executive presidency in the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member state - along the lines of the system in France and the United States. The referendum campaign is due to formally kick off on February 25, with Kurtulmus expressing hope that it would reflect "the maturity of Turkish democracy". [Full Article...]

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation has shortfall of troops in Afghanistan: US general

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation has shortfall of troops in Afghanistan: US general Special Forces soldier had been severely wounded in a firefight in the flashpoint Sangin area of Afghanistan's southwestern Helmand province, the center of the country's flourishing poppy trade. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, asked the commander of US forces in that country. With almost 12,500 American and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces on the ground in ... [Full Article...]

Former prime minister wins Somalia's presidential vote

Former prime minister wins Somalia's presidential vote The soldiers firing celebratory gunfire in the streets of Mogadishu on Wednesday have not been paid for months. "When delegates refused to take money and vote a certain way, they would be replaced, intimidated, harassed and, in some incidences... [Full Article...]

Senator Bernardi confirms he will quit Libs today

Senator Bernardi confirms he will quit Libs today He is asked whether he tried to persuade Senator Bernardi to remain inside the Coalition camp: "Look, I've spoken to Cory Bernardi on a number of occasions but if a person wishes to leave a political party, plans to leave a political party, then normal practice and courtesy would suggest that they would talk to the leader about it". [Full Article...]

Russian Federation to miss World Athletics Championships in London as doping ban extended

Russian Federation to miss World Athletics Championships in London as doping ban extended Anastasiya Grigoryeva (center) during a 60m heat at the Russian Winter national athletics meet in Moscow, Russia, on February 5. "If everything goes in accordance to plan there will be a full reinstatement by November 2017", Anderson said. [Full Article...]

United Nations report says civilian casualties at record high in Afghanistan

United Nations report says civilian casualties at record high in Afghanistan UNAMA documented 11,418 civilian casualties (3,498 deaths and 7,920 injured); marking a two per cent decrease in civilian deaths and six per cent increase in civilians injured. While the Taliban have been making their aggressive push into cities and are still blamed by UNAMA for the bulk of civilian casualties, fears are also growing about the expanding presence of Islamic State. [Full Article...]

The US-Australia Refugee Deal That Trump Called 'Dumb'

The US-Australia Refugee Deal That Trump Called 'Dumb' Tasmanian Greens Senator Nick McKim said Australians deserve to know the facts and trade-offs tied to the agreement. As a signatory of the 1951 United Nations refugee convention, Australia agreed to accept asylum seekers reaching the country-regardless of their medium of choice. [Full Article...]

Trump rips into Australian leader on call

Their visit came after Trump blasted the plan for the United States to resettle more than 1,000 refugees being held by Australia in offshore camps, an arrangement that was negotiated by his predecessor Barack Obama and current Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull. [Full Article...]

Ex-Baylor head coach Art Briles drops libel lawsuit against school officials

Briles filed the suit in December in state district court in Llano County alleging that three Baylor regents and a university official aided by a California public relations firm so damaged his reputation with "false information and defamatory statements" that he may never again hold a head coaching job. [Full Article...]

Woman gets snake stuck in ear

I didn't move because I really thought he was like attacking the side of my head", she said. "I like tried to get him out myself". While waiting to see the doctor, Glawe alleviated the boredom by taking a few pictures of herself with Bart stuck through her ear, and posted it on Facebook, where it was soon shared hundreds of times. [Full Article...]

Eight-year-old girl killed in Donald Trump's first anti-terror raid

Eight-year-old girl killed in Donald Trump's first anti-terror raid The girl's grandfather and Yemen's former agricultural minister, Nasser al-Awlaki, told NBC that Nora had gone to stay at her mother's house, which is where the attack took place. A USA defense official said the operation was directly authorized by Trump. The raid in southern Yemen, conducted by the supersecret Joint Special Operations Command, was meant to capture valuable intelligence, speci... [Full Article...]


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