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Worldwide Russian Federation expels 23 British diplomats after spy poisoning
Author: 0 Russian Federation expels 23 British diplomats after spy poisoning

The war of words between Moscow and London over the nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy escalated as Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said his government's "quarrel" was with Putin rather than the Russian people. "Those [American] politicians are playing with fire", he said. "The measures are more harsh, but the British deserved them". The incident revived memories of the fate of Alexander Litvinenko, a Russian dissident who died of Polonium radiation poisoning in a ...

Author: 0 Forecasters warn of more snow to come

Forecasters at the Met Office have issued a further yellow weather warning for ice across the North East region. In addition, there had been sightings of butterflies and bees making the most of last week's warm weather, and these could be badly affected by the sudden arrival of cold and snow.

Worldwide Hurriyat leader Syed Geelani resigns
Author: 0 Hurriyat leader Syed Geelani resigns

Party sources said that the decision taken during the Majlis-e-Shora or the advisory board of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat was to ease the burden on Geelani, who is over 88 years old and often keeps ill. Sehrai is a lifelong friend and comrade of Geelani. A stanch and steadfast pro-freedom leader, Sehrai will now lead TeH, an effective constituent of Hurriyat Conference (G).

Worldwide Yogi Govt One Of The Best BJP Govt In States: Amit Shah
Author: 0 Yogi Govt One Of The Best BJP Govt In States: Amit Shah

The BJP's defeat in the recent Lok Sabha byelection in Gorakhpur and Phulpur can not be seen as a referendum on the policies and programmes of the party's government at the Centre or in Uttar Pradesh , Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Sunday.

Worldwide John Oliver takes on Pence - and his pet rabbit, Marlon Bundo
Author: 0 John Oliver takes on Pence - and his pet rabbit, Marlon Bundo

John Oliver announced on Sunday's episode of " Last Week Tonight " that he'd published a parody of a children's book that the family of Vice President Mike Pence released on Monday. "Although, in buying it, that's exactly what you'd be doing". While the late night host was ready to enjoy Bundo and his silly new book without reservation, he noticed that one of the stops on the Bundo book tour included a Focus on the Family event in Colorado.

Worldwide Veerappa Moily's tweet puts Congress in a bad spot
Author: 0 Veerappa Moily's tweet puts Congress in a bad spot

Mahadevappa , who is close to chief minister P.C. Siddaramaiah . Mr. Veerappa Moily had on Friday distanced himself from the tweet, saying his account could have been hacked. A senior Congress leader in the party accepted that there is internal bickering in the party. Harsha Moily has filed an application seeking Congress party ticket to contest from Karkala constituency in coastal Karnataka- a seat now held by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

Worldwide China announces new cabinet members
Author: 0 China announces new cabinet members

Liu He , who travelled to the U.S. last month to ease bilateral trade tensions and represented China at this year's Davos Forum, has been named as one of the four vice premiers of the cabinet-like State Council. "Both are the main driver to China's reform in the past few years", Xie said. A massive overhaul of China's bureaucracy announced last week - the biggest in a decade and created to boost efficiency - will give the central bank more power to push through such reforms.

Worldwide Vladimir Putin Wins, Will Lead Russia for Another 6 Years
Author: 0 Vladimir Putin Wins, Will Lead Russia for Another 6 Years

Only Soviet dictator Josef Stalin ruled for longer. Putin is headed to lead Russian Federation for another six years - his fourth term as president. "People came together. No other country in the world has such open and transparent elections". Nearly 55.5 million voters supported his candidacy in the election that took place on Sunday paving the way for Putin, 65, to lead the country until 2024 after which he is constitutionally obliged to stand down, Sputnik news agency reported.

Worldwide Vladimir Putin decisively re-elected as Russian president: preliminary results
Author: 0 Vladimir Putin decisively re-elected as Russian president: preliminary results

She has announced plans to form a new political party - something that could further sideline Navalny, who is the Russian opposition leader with the most nationwide support and who wants to tear down the Putin system. Sunday marked four years since Putin signed a treaty declaring Crimea to be part of Russian Federation in a move that triggered a pro-Kremlin insurgency in east Ukraine, a conflict that has claimed more than 10,000 lives.

Worldwide Saudi Arabia's crown prince gives first USA interview to '60 Minutes'
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia's crown prince gives first USA interview to '60 Minutes'

The deal was reportedly reached by Trump after a December phone call with Saudi Arabia's King Salman , and may include military strategies to keep control of the region's rich natural resources such as oil. Bin Salman also blamed the social problems and shift towards conservatism in Saudi Arabia on the Islamic Revolution in Iran. According to The New York Times , at least 17 detainees were subjected to physical abuse during the anti-corruption crackdown.

Author: 0 Arbor Realty Trust Inc (ABR) Stake Boosted by Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership

Physicians Rlty Tr now has $2.82B valuation. The stock increased 0.99% or $1.04 during the last trading session, reaching $106.37. 1,423,869 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,389,214. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, January 2 by Piper Jaffray. BB&T Capital has "Underweight" rating and $79 target. (NASDAQ:CSCO) on Thursday, May 19 with "Underperform" rating.

Worldwide Facebook Stock Sinks After Controversy Involving Data Firm Tied to Trump Campaign
Author: 0 Facebook Stock Sinks After Controversy Involving Data Firm Tied to Trump Campaign

And second, it didn't get permission to use the data of all the friends and friends of friends who were swept up in the data collection. "What there is to see her is a multibillion-dollar Silicon Valley company which allowed this vast, vast trove of personal information to be harvested and used in ways people can't see and don't understand", Cadwalladr said.

Worldwide Air strikes on Syria's Ghouta kill 30 civilians
Author: 0 Air strikes on Syria's Ghouta kill 30 civilians

The Observatory said that almost 200,000 people have fled the region of Afrin over the past days and entered government-controlled areas nearby, adding that 11 people were killed Saturday when a shell hit a truck carrying fleeing people. "Most of the terrorists fled already", Erdogan said. Ankara launched the operation, codenamed Olive Branch, against the town and surrounding areas on January 20, slowly squeezing the militia and hundreds of thousands of civilians into the town centre.

Worldwide Canadian PM Justin Trudeau, family reach India on first official-visit
Author: 0 Canadian PM Justin Trudeau, family reach India on first official-visit

The Punjab CM had past year refused to meet Canadian defence minister Harjit Sajjan during his visit to the state saying that apart from Sajjan, other members of Trudeau cabinet, including Amarjeet Sohi, sympathised with Khalistanis. Trudeau will be in Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad tomorrow. He will also participate in business round tables in Mumbai, the economic and commercial heart of India, where he will also meet with representatives of the national film industry to explore ...

Worldwide Putin re-elected Russian president, early poll data confirms
Author: 0 Putin re-elected Russian president, early poll data confirms

The accusations ultimately bolstered Putin among a populace that sees him as their defender against a hostile outside world and the embodiment of Russia's resurgent power on the world stage. Moscow faces increasing global isolation over its interventions in Ukraine and in Syria, and a fresh round of United States sanctions over alleged Russian election meddling in 2016.

Worldwide IPL Technical Committee approves replacement in Mumbai Indians squad
Author: 0 IPL Technical Committee approves replacement in Mumbai Indians squad

After the auctions in January, he had sent out a tweet thanking the Mumbai Indians team and Rohit Sharma for the time he spent with the team. McClenaghan, who went unsold in 2018 auction, cost the defending champions Rs. But now the Mumbai outfit have played their card and got him back for the plethora of experience he brings to the squad. He has played 40 matches for Mumbai Indians , picking up 54 wickets with a generous economy of 8.61.

Author: 0 Putin wins another six years at Russia's helm in landslide victory

In an outcome that was never in doubt, the Central Election Commission, with almost 100% of the votes counted, announced that Putin, who has run Russian Federation as president or prime minister since 1999, had won 76.68% of the vote. "The ballot stuffing seen today in Moscow and elsewhere in the Russian election is an effort to steal the influence of 140+ million people", he said.

Worldwide Boy shoots sister in argument over video game controller
Author: 0 Boy shoots sister in argument over video game controller

Officers say the boy grabbed a.25 calibre handgun at about 1pm on Saturday when his sister would not give up the controller . The incident reportedly took place in Monroe County in northeast Mississippi . How the brother got access to the gun and what kind of gun was used is yet to be discovered. "I don't know if he knew exactly what this would do. I do know it's a tragedy".

Worldwide Fight With BJP : Naidu Wins Muslims Hearts
Author: 0 Fight With BJP : Naidu Wins Muslims Hearts

Reacting to a query by a national electronic media reporter as to how he would rate the two chief ministers on a scale of 1-10, the Jana Sena Party chief said he would give 2.5 marks to Naidu and 6 to KCR. TDP was once a crucial ally of the BJP in the south. The Shiv Sena, though still a part of the government, has announced that it would fight the coming Lok Sabha and Assembly elections without any alliance with the BJP.

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