Bloody 2016 for Afghan civilians

Air strikes by worldwide warplanes resulted in at least 127 civilian deaths and 108 injuries in 2016, while the Afghan air force accounted for at least 85 deaths and 167 injuries, the United Nations said. While ground engagements were the main cause ... More..

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by | Понедельник, Февраля 06, 2017

Protests Against Trump's Immigration Order Sweep Australia

Under the deal agreed with the Obama administration, the US will take more than 1,000 asylum seekers held by Australia off-shore in return for Australia accepting refugees from Central America. Harsh conditio...More..

by | Понедельник, Февраля 06, 2017

United Nations says hundreds of Rohingyas killed in western Myanmar

Myanmar, a mostly Buddhist country where Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi is de facto leader, has denied nearly all allegations of human rights abuses in northern Rakhine and says a lawful counterinsurgency ca...More..

by | Суббота, Февраля 04, 2017

Ford Is Bringing Its Iconic F-Series Truck to China

Clearly, the 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor is not yet ready to step down as America's favorite truck. Ford had previously discontinued the truck in 2014. Chairman Mao Tse Tung, the Communist revolutionary founder ...More..

by | Пятница, Февраля 03, 2017

One million sign petition to cancel Donald Trump's UK State Visit

British citizens are upset with Prime Minister Theresa May for inviting Donald Trump to the U.K., Cosmopolitan reports. She also criticized her political opponent, head of the UK Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn,...More..

EPL: It will be hard to catch up with Chelsea - Pochettino
by | Четверг, Февраля 02, 2017

EPL: It will be hard to catch up with Chelsea - Pochettino

He said: "There is nothing to say, nothing to complain about". At the end of the day it's a good point, it's a base for us now. Mauricio Pochettino's side made a bright start at the Stadium of Light but the...More..

by | Четверг, Февраля 02, 2017

Inside Your Earlobe Is A Terrible Place To Keep A Pet Snake

It soon became clear that the python did not attack her - they are just drawn to holes. "And I knew I wasn't going to be able to without hurting him by pulling him back against his scales", she said. While her ...More..

by | Вторник, Января 31, 2017

Trump Gives Steve Bannon, Champion of White Nationalism, Key National Security Seat

On Sunday White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Bannon, who has no experience in government, was qualified by dint of his seven-year service in the navy in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Bush's last ...More..

Mexican president cancels trip to meet with Trump, citing border wall order
by | Воскресенье, Января 29, 2017

Mexican president cancels trip to meet with Trump, citing border wall order

Trump, who visited Republican lawmakers at their policy retreat in Philadelphia, told them he would use tax reform legislation to pay for the border wall. TheAmerican and Mexican presidents talked by phone - af...More..

Ireland says settlements call into question Israeli commitment for negotiations
by | Суббота, Января 28, 2017

Ireland says settlements call into question Israeli commitment for negotiations

The two leaders agreed to "continue to closely consult on a range of regional issues, including the threat allegedly posed by Iran", the statement published by the White House said, adding that Trump "affirme...More..

Trump Reverses Obama Policy on Funding Abortion Overseas
by | Четверг, Января 26, 2017

Trump Reverses Obama Policy on Funding Abortion Overseas

In the years that followed, the Mexico City Policy has become emblematic of a new president's stance on abortion. Ploumen is launching an worldwide fund to make up for the about $ 600 million gap created by Tr...More..

Anti-hacking boss at Russian cybersecurity firm faces treason charge
by | Четверг, Января 26, 2017

Anti-hacking boss at Russian cybersecurity firm faces treason charge

Representatives for Kaspersky Lab have been quick to indicate that this arrest has nothing to do with the company, and relates specifically to Stoyanov's actions prior to his arrival at the company in 2012. Art...More..

Turkish FM Says Astana Talks May Become Milestone for Syrian Future
by | Четверг, Января 26, 2017

Turkish FM Says Astana Talks May Become Milestone for Syrian Future

Negotiations between key stakeholders in the Syrian War met in Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan, ended with Russia, Iran and Turkey devising a sustainable mechanism to support the ceasefire. Rebel spokesman Os...More..

Speculations abound after Melania Trumps sudden sad frown
by | Среда, Января 25, 2017

Speculations abound after Melania Trumps sudden sad frown

The outfit-drawing comparisons to Jacqueline Kennedy's inaugural look from 1961. The Trumps are coming off their first weekend as the first family. He was also caught yawning when Trump won the election in No...More..

Trump Reinstates Global Gag Rule to Cut Off Abortion Funding Abroad
by | Вторник, Января 24, 2017

Trump Reinstates Global Gag Rule to Cut Off Abortion Funding Abroad

At its core , the policy bars foreign organizations that receive American family-planning funds "from providing counselling or referrals for abortion or advocating for access to abortion services in their cou...More..

by | Понедельник, Января 23, 2017

Trump administration says it didn't lie, it used 'alternative facts'

Asked on NBC's " Meet the Press " why Mr Spicer used his first appearance before the press to dispute a minimal issue like the inauguration crowd size, and why he used falsehoods to do so, Ms Conway responded. ...More..

by | Понедельник, Января 23, 2017

Bio Box: The life of drug kingpin Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman

An additional hearing was scheduled for February 3. Guzman faces six separate indictments in the US, which agreed not to seek the penalty in exchange for the extradition. Justice Department says Guzman landed T...More..

AFCON 2017: Gyan's Goal Vs Mali Sends Ghana into Quarter-finals
by | Воскресенье, Января 22, 2017

AFCON 2017: Gyan's Goal Vs Mali Sends Ghana into Quarter-finals

The final whistle was greeted by wild cheers by the Black Stars fans in the stands as the side now goes on 6 points with a game against Egypt to spare. "In tournaments you play for the points". "We are plea...More..

by | Воскресенье, Января 22, 2017

North Korea May Debut Intercontinental Missiles to Send 'Strategic Message' to Trump

While this story talks about the test being of a long-range missile (an intercontinental range ballistic missile (ICBM)) the few details that have been made public don't seem to support that-although not much i...More..

Dan Evans vs Bernard Tomic, Australian Open
by | Суббота, Января 21, 2017

Dan Evans vs Bernard Tomic, Australian Open

He didn't even just say no. A decisive final-rubber loss to world No 114 Leonardo Mayer at the Davis Cup came after a solid showing at Flushing Meadows, but things went from bad to worse for Evans after los...More..

China Notes Progress in Ties Under US President Obama
by | Суббота, Января 21, 2017

China Notes Progress in Ties Under US President Obama

Trade Representative, Trump has nominated another trenchant critic of Chinese commercial practices: Robert Lighthizer, a Washington lawyer who served in the administration of President Ronald Reagan. "The rise ...More..

Protests continue over Jallikattu in TN, Panneerselvam meets Modi
by | Пятница, Января 20, 2017

Protests continue over Jallikattu in TN, Panneerselvam meets Modi

Actor Suriya, in between his promotional tour for the upcoming Tamil action film "C3", lashed out at animal rights advocacy group PETA, which is aggressively campaigning against Jallikattu. Rahman would observe...More..

by | Пятница, Января 20, 2017

Iraq special forces chief says mission accomplished in east Mosul

According to the Iraqi General, the government forces have "established control over the territory of Mosul , located on the left bank of the Tigris [the east]". "The information we have about the operation in...More..

by | Четверг, Января 19, 2017

Is Trump preparing to surrender America's interests to Russian Federation?

The Donald Trump dossier, written by former Brit spy Christopher Steele, outraged the billionaire business mogul, who has labelled claims linking him to the Kremlin girls of the night as "fake news". "They are ...More..

by | Четверг, Января 19, 2017

Xi Jinping Swiss police detain Tibet protesters as China President arrives

Mainstream Western leaders have been grappling with populist movements at home, including the one that helped undergird Trump's election victory. In New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi acknowledged India ...More..

Tight security as Madame Tussaud's unveils United Kingdom waxwork of Trump
by | Четверг, Января 19, 2017

Tight security as Madame Tussaud's unveils United Kingdom waxwork of Trump

Inauguration came early for the wax version of Donald Trump on Wednesday. The life-like wax figure of the next president of the United States is dressed in a dark blue suit with a red tie, complete with a M...More..

by | Среда, Января 18, 2017

NEW March on Washington Showing Support, Defending Against Trump Racism, Sexism

Many of them are from Southwest Florida. The Women's March on Washington is expected to draw close to a quarter of a million people to D.C. on January 21, the day after Trump's inauguration. "I feel like we...More..

by | Среда, Января 18, 2017

Leonie the shark don't need a man, begins impregnating herself instead

The phenomenon marks the first time a shark has shifted from producing offspring sexually to asexually. In 2006, she was introduced to a male shark, and began laying eggs fertilized by him two years later. "Hav...More..

by | Вторник, Января 17, 2017

Activists accuse Japanese whalers of killing minke in Australian sanctuary

Captain Adam Meyerson of the Ocean Warrior , a Sea Shepherd patrol ship, says that the crew was caught "red-handed", according to CNN. "The Steve Irwin [the group's helicopter] has shut down their illegal ...More..

by | Вторник, Января 17, 2017

European Union to stand by Iran nuclear deal

President-elect Donald Trump, who takes office on Friday, vowed at times during the presidential campaign either to walk away from the deal or to renegotiate it. The threat of sanctions "snapback", if the agree...More..

by | Понедельник, Января 16, 2017

Serbia-Kosovo train row escalates to military threat

Serbia's president says the country is ready to send troops to Kosovo to protect Serbian nationals, if necessary. Relations between Belgrade and Pristina came under renewed strain on January 4 when former Kos...More..

Trump blasts Rep. Lewis for commments
by | Воскресенье, Января 15, 2017

Trump blasts Rep. Lewis for commments

Republican senator Ben Sasse tweeted: 'John Lewis and his "talk" have changed the world'. "It will be the first [inauguration] that I miss since I've been in Congress", Lewis, who assumed office in Januar...More..

Team India gets new ODI kit ahead of England series
by | Суббота, Января 14, 2017

Team India gets new ODI kit ahead of England series

Now, I can't be the Test captain as I have quit the Test cricket. Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been one of the greatest captains in India's cricketing history till date . Sometimes you need to look at the bigger...More..

Breakfast at Rodrigo Duterte's as Shinzo Abe samples Philippine leader's simple style
by | Суббота, Января 14, 2017

Breakfast at Rodrigo Duterte's as Shinzo Abe samples Philippine leader's simple style

He will later travel to Australia, Indonesia and Vietnam. It's an important affirmation of Duterte's leadership at a time when he faces domestic and global criticism for a brutal crackdown on illegal drugs that...More..

Stevie Wonder serenades Michelle Obama on TV
by | Пятница, Января 13, 2017

Stevie Wonder serenades Michelle Obama on TV

Michelle and Barack Obama sure give us relationship goals! "Kids are my heart", Michelle explained. Wonder opened the performance of a shortened rendition of Isn't She Lovely . "You see, our glorious di...More..

by | Пятница, Января 13, 2017

Three Fast Facts On Oil Price Decline As US Crude Reserves Rise

Higher prices would give further confidence in tapping these DUCs to cash-starved US producers, whose lenders are likely looking for these players to increase production programs in 2017 after sweeping operatin...More..

by | Четверг, Января 12, 2017

Sainsbury's reports record £1bn Christmas sales

The supermarket giant beat analyst expectations of a fall in sales, they predicted a 0.8 per cent decline. "The market remains very competitive and the impact of the devaluation of sterling remains uncertain"...More..

by | Четверг, Января 12, 2017

Islamic State Blows Up Government Buildings On Iraq's Mosul

All the major bridges between the two sides of the city have now been cut, making it more hard for Isil to send supplies and fighters from the west to the beleaguered east. The advances however did slow down in...More..

Fifteen year old charged with murder of Katie Rough
by | Четверг, Января 12, 2017

Fifteen year old charged with murder of Katie Rough

She was remanded into secure accommodation and the case was adjourned until Friday, when she will appear before Leeds Crown Court. Katie was a seven-year-old girl from York who died after she was found in a f...More..

by | Четверг, Января 12, 2017

US Imposes New Sanctions on Russian Federation

State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin called the move " a hysteric fit of the departing Obama administration ". It called Russian activities the "boldest effort yet" to influence a USA election, and said the Ru...More..