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NATO Chief Begs Members To Boost Military Spending

Only four European Nato members - Estonia, Greece, Poland and Britain - met the 2% standard previous year. Stoltenberg told reporters, as he released his annual report on the world's biggest military alliance, that countries still do not have fai...

Dutch will 'pay price' for expelling minister

His comments came yesterday after the Netherlands said it would refuse Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu permission to land for a rally to gather support for a referendum on boosting Erdogan's powers. Yalim Eralp, a retired Turkish diplomat who h...

Akhilesh Yadav will not lead opposition anymore

This was the party's worst performance in 25 years of its existence. Both Shivpal Singh Yadav and party patriarch Mulayam Singh had criticised Akhilesh for the Congress-SP alliance. He also denied that the turmoil within the party was responsible for...

Trump's Muslim Ban Remarks May Cloud Suits On New Order

According to experts, the Hawaii court has to prove the revised travel ban still discriminates against Muslims on goal and thus violates the Establishment Clause of the First Amendment. "This is effectively a Muslim ban". The lawmaker referred t...

BJP surges ahead in India's five state polls

Those who anxious that the BJP might trip on demonestisation blues and the lack of a local leader were left gasping at the BJP's sweep, since it now appears the BJP will get a landslide without having projected a state chief minister. The assembly el...

Wenger adamant his "preference" is to stay at Arsenal

I've watched this game three times now. "I didn't want to gamble today because I knew it was very important to win the game", Wenger said. "I think we had an outstanding performance as long as we were 11 versus 11". "We have to be inspired and lear...

Thousands still without power in West Michigan

In a statement early Thursday, DTE Energy said 700,000 of its customers lost power in southeastern MI and more than 670,000 were without service Thursday morning after what it called "the largest weather event in DTE history". ~Never drive across a d...

Turkey forces aid group Mercy Corps to shut down its operations

In a deal said brokered by Russia, Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces have taken over frontline positions from a USA -backed militia in northern Syria . "They know what our capabilities are", Yildirim said. In a bid to lower the tensions, U.S....

S.Korean court to rule on Park's fate

Park's lawyers say she was staying in her "residence cum office", receiving situation reports by phone and issuing directives on rescue operations. Pro-Park demonstrators gathered near the court to urge it not to uphold the impeachment while those ...

Boeing's first 737 Max 9 rolls out

The 737 MAX 8 type-certification test program including flight-testing four aircraft, plus ground and laboratory testing. The 737 MAX 8 is the first in the family to be developed and meets customer demand in the heart of the single-aisle market.

Cruise ship comes too close for comfort to couple's back patio

Todhunter yells. "Too close!" she says. "This thing is coming to the house and I was really anxious", Yasmine said. Celebrity Equinox's parent company, Royal Caribbean, released a statement about the incident, saying the boat stayed in its assign...

Theresa May: Scotland's government 'obsessed' with independence

While few would doubt her commitment to the Union, her decision to raise the prospect of Scotland not being handed powers now on their way from Brussels was a peculiar one. The academic, who voted "yes" in the 2014 referendum, told The Herald: "My ...

Syrian government seeks talks with unified national opposition: Chief negotiator

The UN-sponsored Syrian peace talks concluded in Geneva with an agreement from the conflicting parties to pursue further talks on a political transition to end the crisis. They insist on the opposition becoming one. Archaeologists have decried what...

Oil prices decline as USA stockpiles set record

An extension of the supply deal past June will depend on market conditions when OPEC ministers next meet in Vienna May 25. U.S. crude stocks sat in early February just 3.5 million barrels below the all-time high of 512.1 million barrels seen in Apr...

LeEco India Allegedly Fired 85% Of Staff, May Exit India

Moreover, LeEco India has a robust R&D team working for India as well as LeEco globally, as the company values the R&D function, as it is integral to long-term business. "It is a quite normal change for the company's strategy and execution", LeEco sa...

Series of USA airstrikes in central Yemen

Jeff Davis, a Pentagon spokesman, said in a statement. Survivors and witnesses said at least 25 Yemenis were killed in the attack, including 10 children and nine women, sparking outrage in Yemen and prompting the government to ask Washington for ...

Presidency: Economy defied International Monetary Fund in 2016, slipped by only 1.5%

Growth returned to the economy from the September quarter, which was dragged down by a series of one-off factors, including bad weather delays to construction work and lumpiness in government investment. Growth over the year to December was 2.4% - mu...

Prosecutors seek to stop release of Pulse gunman's wife

Another attorney for Salman, Charles Swift, questioned the statements that she made to the Federal Bureau of Investigation without a lawyer present, and told ABC News that Salman "had no foreknowledge nor could she predict what Omar Mateen meant ...

Syrian opposition refuses to add terrorism to United Nations talks agenda

Ankara- Russia's deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov threw on Tuesday the ball of the intra-Syrian talks in the camp of United Nations mediator Staffan de Mistura after announcing from Geneva that "the fight against terrorism is a priority and sh...

Why British people eat pancakes on Shrove Tuesday

It's Shrove Tuesday, also known as Pancake Tuesday. If you don't feel that active you can confine your pancake flipping to the kitchen and make some for dinner. Flip pancake easily. Discuss what you're giving up for Lent- Neither of you is reli...

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'Baahubali' actor Prabhas hikes fee for his next 'Saaho'. Worthy details

After the phenomenal success of Baahubali 2 , Prabhas' next will be Saaho . However, the producers finally put all the rumors to rest and released a statement saying, "Shraddha...

Jayalalithaa's niece questions Palaniswami's decision to convert Poes Garden residence into memorial

Tamil Nadu govt says the inquiry commission will be headed by a retired High Court judge and the name of the judge who will head the probe will be announced later, said the CM. Fu...

President's Address to the Nation on the eve of Independence Day

Rail and road connectivity has been suspended due to floods across the state. One Army Column and one Engineer Task Force (ETF) were appointed in 6 districts of Bihar, which led ...

Australia's Constitution ready for overhaul after latest dual-citizenship fiasco: lawyer

The High Court will determine whether Mr Joyce, former Greens senators Larissa Waters and Scott Ludlam , One Nation senator Malcolm Roberts and former minister Matt Canavan are ...

Tropical depression forms in the Atlantic

Gert became the season's second hurricane Monday night, but was projected to stay well off the East Coast, with increased wave action the only indirect impact, according to weather...

USA envoy Nikki Haley

In this instance, we have the President of the United States issuing counterfactual statements suggesting Iran is not complying with the nuclear accord and indicating the USA wi...

After Doklam, China tries to enter Ladakh; India foils infiltration bid

Chunying said the People's Liberation Army (PLA) troops always patrol along the Chinese side of the Line of Actual Control (LAC). The incident took place on the morning of Indian...

US National Security Adviser Says 'No War with N.Korea Imminent'

Meanwhile, echoing the worries of US analysts, commentary on official North Korean news agency KCNA said that "war can not be blocked by any power if sparks fly due to a small,...

Kim Wall: Danish Submarine Was 'Deliberately Sunk'

The BBC News wrote that the Nautilus was raised but Wall was not found and investigation into her disappearance continued. On Sunday , they said Madsen had given another explana...

Senior South Korean diplomat says Trump threats sowing confusion

At a separate meeting later in the day with Joseph Dunford, visiting chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, Moon reaffirmed his stance. Mr Moon sought to ease the tension, tel...

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Anthony Scaramucci: Trump Needed to Be 'Much Harsher' to White Supremacy

Anthony Scaramucci: Trump Needed to Be 'Much Harsher' to White Supremacy

Anthony Scaramucci's tenure as Donald Trump's White House communications director was quite brief , but it still gave him a strong sense of the firm grip that white supremacist...

Trump Says He Has Not Considered Firing Mueller, Contradicting Himself

Trump Says He Has Not Considered Firing Mueller, Contradicting Himself

Long-time political consultant and lobbyist Paul Manafort is being investigated for money laundering and has been targeted as someone who might testify against former colleague...

African Migrants Take New Risks for Better Life in Europe

African Migrants Take New Risks for Better Life in Europe

IOM spokesman Joel Millman said he believes that migrants taking the long route towards Italy via the Sahara and Libya - many of whom are from West Africa - are now choosing to tak...

Eric Bolling Suing HuffPo Journalist Over Lewd Photo Allegation

Eric Bolling Suing HuffPo Journalist Over Lewd Photo Allegation

In a summons filed Wednesday in NY state court, Bolling accused Ali of trying to damage his reputation through "highly reckless publication of actionable false and misleading ...

Rising Temperatures Stretch Into Thursday

Rising Temperatures Stretch Into Thursday

The weekend will feature more rain chances, especially for Sunday , with high temperatures staying in the lower 80s. Although it's mainly dry, a shower or thunderstorm could also...