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Apr 04 2018

Russian ambsassador says it is 'plausible' United Kingdom was involved in poisoning

Putin said there were 20 countries that could manufacture the nerve agent, adding he was "surprised at the speed with which the anti-Russian campaign was promoted and acc...

Apr 04 2018

Surprise at Netanyahu's Rejection of Asylum for Africans

The stated plan would have ended over a decade of uncertainty for most asylum seekers in Israel, as the government has increasingly pressured migrants to leave the countr...

Apr 04 2018

Putin To Meet Erdogan In First Foreign Trip Since Election Win

Turkey seeks to extend its military operation to other areas in northern Syria , which has been increasing the tensions between North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allie...

Apr 04 2018

India's manufacturing sector growth declines in Mar, a 5-month low

Local manufacturing companies generally passed on these higher cost burdens to clients by raising output prices in March. The slowdown was mainly driven by a weaker exp...

Apr 04 2018

French rail workers begin major strike action over Macron's reform efforts

French unions plan strikes two days every week through June to protest against government plans to eliminate some rail worker benefits - part of broader European plans ...

Apr 04 2018

NWS: Strong storms possible today w/link to community storm shelter information

From snow to start the workweek to now thunderstorms we have had our fair share of everything. As we head toward Tuesday evening , winds will be picking up and eventua...

Apr 03 2018

Putin congratulates al-Sisi on victory in Egypt's presidential election

Sisi ran virtually unchallenged after the other serious candidates were arrested or pulled out. His only rival, leader of the El-Ghad party Moussa Mostafa Moussa , won 2...

Apr 03 2018

Apple to start using own chips in Macs, Intel shares plunge

Now investors want to know the actual market worth of the company in the Stock Market. If the company really does follow through with it, Intel would sustain a major bl...

Apr 03 2018

United Nations unveils blacklist to fight North Korea sanctions-busting

Security Council for a new package of sanctions against North Korea. In a statement released by the Security Council on its website on Friday, the council said the Ta...

Apr 03 2018

Boy found alive hours after plunging into drainage pipe

Jesse Hernandez , who was scared, cold and hungry when he was found early this morning, is "alert and talking", the fire department said. To find Jesse, rescuers turned...

Apr 03 2018

Amazon stock falls after another round of Trump rants

This time , it wasn't geopolitical risk fueling the gains, or even weak inflation figures (the Federal Reserve's preferred gauge, in fact, beat analysts' estimates). The...

Apr 03 2018

Israel announces plan to send African migrants to Western countries

Israel's prime minister says he has suspended an agreement with the U.N.to resettle African migrants in Western countries, just hours after unveiling the agreement on nat...

Apr 02 2018

Baton Rouge officer fired in deadly shooting

Officer Howie Lake 2nd, who was also involved in the black man's shooting death, was suspended for three days after "an exhaustive, yearlong federal criminal civil rights...

Apr 02 2018

Malala Yousafzai visits hometown Swat Valley, but locals fear terror backlash

Malala landed by helicopter in the town of Mingora , in Pakistan's northwestern Swat Valley , amid heightened security together with her father, mother, and two brothe...

Apr 02 2018

Buhari's Lagos Visit, Plot To Spoil Easter Celebration - Archbishop

An earlier planned trip to Lagos in May 2016 was aborted at the last minute, with a terse statement from the presidency saying Buhari had an ear infection. Dignitaries w...

Apr 01 2018

SpaceX successfully launch ten satellites into orbit

SpaceX , the master of reusable rocket technology, will be launching a used (sorry, "flight proven") Falcon 9 today, and will not be attempting to recover the booster. ...

Apr 01 2018

Health Experts Discovered An Incurable Gonorrhea Strain

A man in the United Kingdon has been reported as suffering from world's first case of super-strength gonorrhoea. According to a report in the BBC , he got the infect...

Apr 01 2018

Russian Sarmat more powerful than 'Satan'

Dubbed a "powerful and modern" system by Russian President Vladimir Putin earlier this month, the Sarmat system is meant to have a worldwide rage, and to be able to bypas...

Apr 01 2018

West Indies players arrive in Karachi on the eve of first T20

West Indies players presented with traditional Sindhi Ajrak upon arrival in Karachi . The series of three back-to-back matches starts on Sunday. "We have made it ve...