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by | January 01, 2019 | 19:24

Despite US warnings of punitive sanctions against nations doing military transactions with Moscow, India inked a Dollars 5 billion deal to purchase the much-vaunted S-400 air defence system from Russian Federation during annual summit in New Delhi .

by | January 01, 2019 | 16:54

The comments are likely to fuel growing scepticism over whether Pyongyang intends to give up the nuclear weapons program that it has long considered essential to its security. He also called for an end to joint military drills between the US and South Korea and said no strategic military assets should be brought onto the Korean peninsula.

by | December 31, 2018 | 23:24

The White House abandoned the concept of a "solid concrete wall early on in the administration", he said. On Friday night, Trump dined at Vice President Mike Pence's residence with Pence, incoming Acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney and adviser Jared Kushner, a White House aide said.

by | December 31, 2018 | 22:08

Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) says it has detained a US citizen in Moscow over suspected spying. The US is also investigating whether Russian Federation interfered in US elections in 2016. According to BBC , the U.S. Department of State confirmed that Moscow notified them of the alleged arrest, but did not confirm the arrest or the man's name.

by | December 31, 2018 | 21:57

Last time a driver drove right into the runway of Lyon Airport in France on 10 September. The airport is located in Langenhagen, seven miles north of downtown Hannover. - about 4 1/2 hours after the man drove onto the airfield. Bomb disposal experts were sent in to examine the vehicle and no unsafe objects were found.

by | December 31, 2018 | 20:58

The blast rocked the apartment complex at around 4 a.m. local time, completely collapsing one of its sections. Authorities said five people were hospitalized with injuries and 35 others remained unaccounted for. The Soviet-era high-rise was built in 1973 and was home to around 1,100 people. Sixteen of them have been evacuated, and another 15 were not home at the time of the blast.

by | December 31, 2018 | 19:43

In a highly-produced four and a half minutevideo emailed to supporters on New Year's Eve, Warren made a populist political appeal, recounting her own middle class background and her work on consumer financial protections. Warren won her Senate seat in 2012, defeating incumbent Sen. Warren has been a polarizing figure since her emergence as the main proponent of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and she has been one of the most harshly critical detractors of the financial services ...

by | December 29, 2018 | 19:41

Sheriff Adam Christianson said police arrested Gustavo Perez Arriaga, 32, in Bakersfield for allegedly killing Newman police Cpl. As IJR News reported, authorities said 33-year-old Corporal Ronil Singh, a Fiji native who had immigrated to the U.S.to become a police officer, was shot and killed early Wednesday when he was pulling someone over for suspicion of driving under the influence.

by | December 29, 2018 | 19:26

Another appointee, Prince Abdullah bin Bandar, a young royal seen as close to the crown prince, was named head of the Saudi National Guard, a powerful security agency whose role has been to protect the royal family. Assaf was held in Riyadh's Ritz-Carlton hotel past year along with hundreds of elite princes and businessmen, in what the government called an anti-corruption crackdown.

by | December 29, 2018 | 16:50

South Korean officials attended a groundbreaking ceremony December 26, for an aspirational project to modernize North Korean railways and roads and connect them with the South. At the end of 2008, North Korea had a section of the rail link to the South for the transport of goods on a short haul, less than a year after their recovery to be interrupted.

by | December 29, 2018 | 15:46

Border Patrol also has not released information on when the father and son entered the United States and how long they've been in CBP custody . "The child was initially diagnosed by hospital staff with a common cold, and when evaluated for release, hospital staff found a fever ", government officials previously said in a news release.

by | December 29, 2018 | 13:57

It added that police had seized bomb-making materials, ammunition and a large number of weapons during the raids. A roadside bomb hidden in a wall exploded as the bus carrying 14 Vietnamese tourists went by. No militant group has yet claimed responsibility for the attack. The attack comes as Egypt has been working on reviving its economy after the 2011 uprising.

by | December 28, 2018 | 19:18

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has been discharged from the hospital and is now recovering at home after her recent operation. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is living up to her fame as a tireless worker that won't let anything-not even cancer-get in the way of doing what needs to get done.

by | December 28, 2018 | 15:57

But President Trump did get the monkey off his back today with a "secret" trip to Iraq (the first lady in tow). Qais Khazali, the head of the power Asaib Ahl al-Haq militia, expressed confidence that parliament would vote to expel U.S.

by | December 27, 2018 | 15:42

Indonesia on Thursday raised the danger alert level for a volcano that sparked a killer tsunami at the weekend, after previously warning that fresh activity at the crater threatened to trigger another deadly wave. "Since the collapse , I assume that the slope is now steeper and the rain has made it more fragile", he said. "I didn´t have time to save my mother and son", the weeping 46-year-old told AFP from a shelter in one of the stricken region´s hardest-hit areas.

by | December 27, 2018 | 15:26

Ashes coated streets and sidewalks in the mountain towns of Zafferana Etnea and Santa Venerina. According to media, the natural disaster jolted the island at 3:19 am, injuring at least 10 people and prompting villagers to flee their homes.

by | December 27, 2018 | 15:22

President Donald Trump arrived in Iraq late on Christmas Day to meet with USA troops, the White House revealed Wednesday. President Donald Trump incorrectly told troops in Iraq on Wednesday that he gave them their first pay raise in more than 10 years - a falsehood he has repeatedly told .

by | December 27, 2018 | 14:43

It was a hard way to finish Boxing Day for the Singh family of Naitata, Navua after receiving news of their son, Ronil Singh being shot in the line of duty in California. The Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department will be leading the investigation. "He was living the American Dream, I'll put it that way", said Royjinder Singh, who called him a friend.

by | December 27, 2018 | 14:02

Europe's most active volcano, Mount Etna in Sicily, erupted on Monday, with officials reporting more than 130 earthquakes of up to 4.3 in magnitude. Hikers were brought down from higher elevations to 1,900 meters (6,230 feet) for their safety. This weekend's eruption is one of many which have occurred this year, the most recent taking place in November.

by | December 27, 2018 | 12:28

Numerous doors were blocked accordingly, and the police had to break up some of them, so that residents were able to leave the house. About 3,000 people from inside the tower and in nearby buildings were told to leave late Monday (Dec 24), with engineers investigating after the apartment complex moved "one or two millimetres".

by | December 25, 2018 | 19:43

The warning reads: "Fog or freezing fog patches will quickly become more widespread later on Christmas Eve , and will also be dense in places". But Scott says Edmonton, Winnipeg and Regina are guaranteed to get some kind of white Christmas as snow is already on the ground.

by | December 25, 2018 | 19:11

There, Colonel Harry Shoup, embracing the holiday spirit answered the calls from children and also assigned some of the calls to his subordinates, so that all the anxious kids get to know that Santa is on the way with the gifts to their home.

by | December 25, 2018 | 18:28

U.S. President Donald Trump is "open to a potential meeting in the future" with his Turkish counterpart, the White House said December 24. Turkey said Tuesday it is working with the United States to coordinate the withdrawal of American forces but remains "determined" to clear USA -allied Kurdish fighters from northeastern Syria.

by | December 25, 2018 | 18:17

Sharif had already been sentenced by the same court to 10 years in prison on charges related to the purchase of upscale apartments in London, after the Supreme Court removed him from power. Pakistan's ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was shifted to Kot Lakhpat jail in Lahore on Tuesday, a day after an anti-corruption court sentenced him to seven years in prison in a graft case linked to the high-profile Panama Papers scandal.

by | December 25, 2018 | 16:26

The ambiguity surrounding the arrests has also added to the unease, said Canadian Adrian Wu, who frequently travels to China for both work and leisure. Nine days later, the Chinese secretly detained two Canadians on vague suspicions of "engaging in activities that endanger the national security" of China.

by | December 23, 2018 | 00:57

The Justice Department said that through the "technology theft campaign" that reached into companies and organizations in several USA states, APT10 "stole hundreds of gigabytes of sensitive data" from a "diverse array" of industries, from space and satellite technology to pharmaceuticals.

by | December 22, 2018 | 20:35

On June 12 in Singapore , North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump signed a vaguely worded pledge to "work toward complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula ". The exact definition of denuclearisation is likely to be raised again as Trump has said he is working to meet again with Kim sometime early next year.

by | December 22, 2018 | 20:16

The annual report of the "reporters without borders" referred to it as a "frightening character" that 36 journalists have been killed outside of War zones. Gunman Jarrod Ramos shot and killed four journalists and one Capital Gazette employee. China continued to be the world's biggest jailer of journalists , with 60 now detained in the country according to the report.

by | December 22, 2018 | 20:13

After deciding this week to withdraw USA troops from Syria , President Donald Trump may also pull thousands of soldiers from Afghanistan - a possibility that's already drawn a response from Afghan officials. There are many within the Taliban who oppose negotiations and advocate waiting out Washington's patience and money. Both sides described the dialogue as productive and promised to meet again in the Gulf country.

by | December 22, 2018 | 19:00

Even then, Sullivan told Flynn he ought to consider a delay in his sentencing because there were no guarantees, the judge said, that he would not be incarcerated. U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan on Tuesday set a status conference for March. The judge - who has a well-deserved reputation as both tough and fair - made several fundamental errors right at the outset.