Trump can take Nobel Peace Prize: Moon

01 May, 2018

Trump's predecessor, Barack Obama, won the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize just months into his presidency, an award many thought was premature, given that he had little to show for his peace efforts beyond rhetoric. Whatever the location, Trump's meeting Kim would be a first between sitting leaders of the two countries. Martin stated that North Korea is willing to give up all its nuclear weapons under the condition that the United States (US) promises not to invade them or initiate hostilities.


Last Indian village now hooked up to power grid, says govt

01 May, 2018

In his Independence Day speech in 2015, PM Narendra Modi promised electrification of all in-electrified villages within 1000 days. "But let me remind this boastful government that it has only electrified 18,452 villages out of India's 6,49,867 villages - a meagre 3 per cent".


Terrorist Attacks in Kabul Leave 36 Dead, Including 9 Journalists

01 May, 2018

The men are all hospitalized, in stable condition, according to a military spokesperson. The group first emerged in 2014, as the US and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation were wrapping up their combat mission in the country, and has steadily expanded its footprint since then.


Federal judge stays Stormy Daniels' suit, says Cohen indictment appears 'likely'

01 May, 2018

Trump retweeted a photo of the sketch alongside a picture of Daniels' former boyfriend and wrote , "A sketch years later about a nonexistent man". Daniels said that she has received death threats as a direct results of the president's allegedly defamatory tweet.


Smoke and haze around Colorado Springs from Arizona wildfire

01 May, 2018

Updates were also available on the DOT website . Also, State Route 87 has been closed at mile post 312. Coconino County announced Sunday that the Sheriff's Office had ordered evacuations for several communities. People with pre-existing conditions should avoid exposure to the smoke as much as possible, and consult their physician if they have any questions. KNAU's Ryan Heinsius reports, fire officials say there isn't yet any containment of the blaze.


Saudi crown prince: 'Palestinians must accept peace with Israel or shut up'

01 May, 2018

The harsh remarks were made during a meeting with the heads of Jewish organizations in NY in March. "The Palestinians have come to accept proposals and to agree to sit down at the negotiating table, or shut up and stop complaining " - he said at a meeting with leaders of the Jewish community in the U.S.


More details emerged of the attack on a military base in Syria

01 May, 2018

But Israeli officials have repeatedly said they won't let Syria become an Iranian base and will intercept weapons shipments bound for the Iran-backed Lebanese militant group Hezbollah. Spyer said that with Israel determined to prevent the "consolidation and entrenchment" of Iranian influence in Syria , "the chances of confrontation between Israel and Iran are quite significant".


Buhari has done a great job on security, says Trump

01 May, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari is, at the time of this report, now meeting with U.S president Donald Trump . Nigeria, Africa's most populous country with nearly 200 million people, is the largest economy on the continent and the leading crude oil exporter.


Netanyahu and Emmanuel macron discussed the "nuclear agreement" with Iran

01 May, 2018

Netanyahu went on to describe Iran's attempts to hide its "nuclear weapon's files", hidden in an "innocent looking compound" in Tehran. Netanyahu has been a number one critic of the settlement, saying it fails to forestall Iran from gaining nuclear weapons functionality and welcoming Trump's pledges to withdraw from the deal if it's not modified.


Immigrant caravan arrives at United States border

01 May, 2018

After traveling through Mexico with great fanfare for a month under the Trump administration's watchful eye, almost 200 Central American migrants attempting to seek asylum in the United States were stopped in their tracks when border inspectors said that a crossing facility didn't have enough space to accommodate them.


House of Lords inflicts Brexit defeat on May's government

01 May, 2018

He argued that Parliament should be able to vote on whether to leave the European Union on May's terms, and if it rejected them, there would be three options: instruct her to renegotiate a new deal, choose to stay in the bloc on current terms, or leave the European Union without a deal.


Treasury's Mnuchin is optimistic about improved trade, tariffs and the economy

01 May, 2018

Larry Kudlow , Trump's top economic adviser, who will join Mnuchin's delegation in Beijing, said on Thursday he hoped the talks with China would yield progress but that resolving USA complaints would be "a long process". The metal tariffs have also heightened trade tensions with China, with Trump continuing to accuse Beijing of maintaining a huge trade surplus through unfair practices.


Russian Federation launches floating nuclear power plant for Arctic energy grab

01 May, 2018

The floating nuclear power plant was initially supposed to be loaded with nuclear fuel and tested on site in the centre of St. Petersburg. The Akademik Lomonosov will eventually be moored in the port of Pevek in the remote Chukotka region, on the coast of the Arctic Ocean.


Jeffrey Schlupp makes injury comeback for Crystal Palace

30 Apr, 2018

Ndidi's absence was massively felt as further goals from Loftus-Cheek (81), Van Aanholt (84) and Benteke (90 penalty) ensured 10-man Leicester remained without a win after three consecutive games. "He is just unplayable at times and I wouldn't like to be a defender playing against him". Puel's Leicester performed like a team with little to play for, and at half-time he responded by replacing Hamza Choudhury and Iheanacho with Adrien Silva and Fousseni Diabate.


Armenia's RPA won't hinder PM vote 'if single candidate nominated'

30 Apr, 2018

Armenia's ruling party will not put up a candidate for prime minister, it said on Saturday, in a bid to ease tensions after more than two weeks of street protests against the ruling elite. Hundreds of protesters are conducting marches on all the streets in Yerevan , blocking the roads with dumpsters and benches. Another seven seats belong to the Armenian Revolutionary Federation (Dashnaktsutyun) faction, which on April 26 said it was withdrawing form its coalition with HHK.


Rusal to quit global market if USA sanctions stay after new board

30 Apr, 2018

Authorities have little desire to intervene directly in the ownership issue and the government is focusing on its efforts within the European Union to limit the effects of the sanctions if they come into play, the person said. The company listed on the LSE last November in a $1.5bn flotation. Deripaska also agreed with the chairman's proposal that he will resign from the board and consent to the appointment of some new directors so that the board will have a majority of new independent ...


Ban of Kenyan film over lesbianism criticised

30 Apr, 2018

Because of the strict policy of the Kenyan government regarding same-sex relationships, which are punishable in the country with imprisonment up to 14 years, this picture will be shown there. "Any attempt to introduce and normalize homosexuality in Kenya flies in the face of the law and the constitution and must be resisted". Board spokeswoman Nelly Muluka added on the social media platform: "Our culture and laws recognize family as the basic unit of society".


US Senate Judiciary Committee Approves Bill to Protect Mueller

29 Apr, 2018

The special counsel emphasized, as he did in conversations in March with Trump's team, that an interview is essential for investigators to understand Trump's intent in making key decisions as they seek to wrap up the portion of the probe focused on potential obstruction of justice.


DGCA Sets Up Panel To Probe Rahul Plane Snag

29 Apr, 2018

Prime Minister Modi is now in China for an informal summit with Chinese President Xi Jinping . "It was a private conversation between the two (over phone)". The party has filed a police complaint in Karnataka and sought a investigation into the snags alleging possible tampering. "Neither the pilot nor the air traffic control (ATC) complained to me about the snag", Hubballi airport Director Ahilya S.


Israeli forces martyr three more Palestinians

29 Apr, 2018

The IDF viewed with "great severity" the Hamas continued attempts to turn the area adjacent to the security fence into a combat and terror zone under civilian cover, said the Israeli army. Hamas security forces prevented journalists from reaching the scene. It is believed to have been the first time Israeli aircraft had targeted boats in Gaza since the 2014 war there between Israel and Hamas.


F1: Ferrari's (NYSE:RACE) Sebastian Vettel on the Pole at Baku

29 Apr, 2018

Recall, then, that Red Bull 's Max Verstappen ran into him, but Mr. Vettel kept his cool and after the race praised the young driver for immediately apologizing. A running theme during the 2017 season was the on-track antics of the two Force India drivers. The most damaging incident occurred in Baku , where they collided on a Safety Car restart while both in podium contention, forcing Perez to retire and limiting Ocon to a sixth-placed finish.


Business Extra Podcast: What's next for the oil price rally?

29 Apr, 2018

Brent crude, the global benchmark, was down 0.47% to $73.71 a barrel on London's Intercontinental Exchange. In addition to fundamentals, there has been a shift in geopolitical sentiment after France's president Emmanuel Macron yesterday called for a new Iran deal to avoid the imposition of USA sanctions against Tehran that the latter warned will lead to serious consequences, without going into detail.


Victims named in deadly helicopter crash

29 Apr, 2018

An NTSB investigator was expected to arrive at the crash scene Friday afternoon to document the site and collect evidence, Knudson said. The Eurocopter AS350 helicopter left Madison on its way to Howard Young Medical Center and crashed about 12 miles south of the destination, according to the Wausau Daily Herald .


US Warns "Caravan" Migrants Against Entering Its Borders

29 Apr, 2018

In the eyes of 11-year-old Carlos, he looked like Captain America. The 18-year-old El Salvadoran claimed he was an unaccompanied minor, according to a CBP news release . The first two buses will be followed by three more, said organizer Irineo Mujica of the migrant rights group People Without Borders. But the reality they face is often bleak.


IS propaganda machine hit by law enforcement: Europol

29 Apr, 2018

According to the Europol statement , principal Daesh media outlets, such as the Amaq news agency, Halumu and Nashir news and al-Bayan radio were targeted by the law enforcement services. Launched in 2014, the Aamaq News Agency publishes information in at least nine languages involving the Islamic State and is regarded as "the primary source of information" regarding the group's activities, according to Europol.



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