Thursday October 19-th, 2017

Brazil's Michel Temer accused by police of 'passive corruption' Brazil's Michel Temer accused by police of 'passive corruption'

In a report the Federal Supreme Court said Temer - who was away in Russian Federation - benefited from bribe funds, even if he did so using someone else to collect or deposit the bribes. Gains in Brazilian markets were limited due to concerns that ...

PM Modi meets Chinese President Xi Jinping, discusses bilateral relations PM Modi meets Chinese President Xi Jinping, discusses bilateral relations

Speaking at the SCO Summit, Prime Minister Modi on Friday termed terrorism as the main encroacher of the human rights and values. “We have extensive cooperation with SCO nations. During the meeting, Modi said India and China should tap their potent...

Terror probe as man rams police vehicle in Paris

Earlier this month a man wielding a hammer attacked police officers on patrol outside Notre Dame cathedral, injuring one before being shot and seriously injured himself. The officials identified the man as from the suburb of Argenteuil, and said he h...

Restoring powersharing the priority as Brexit talks begin, says Irish minister

And this morning Cabinet minister Chris Grayling says the Tories have plenty of time to get the DUP's support, with the vote on the Queens' Speech not until next week. "The negotiations haven't proceeded in a way that DUP would have expected", ...

France's Macron to reshuffle government after parliament win France's Macron to reshuffle government after parliament win

Victory for Macron, France's youngest leader since Napoleon , marks the routing of the old political class. Some of them previously had local political experience, but many are newcomers to politics. The election results indicate Macron's party will...

Confederations Cup is 'a gift' for Germany's Loew

Low's side continued to dominate play after their early opener and Sandro Wagner almost doubled their lead in the 16th minute, sending a diving header inches wide at the far post following Goretzka's pinpoint cross, before the Hoffenheim man fire...

Georgia race finally heads to voters; DC watching closely Georgia race finally heads to voters; DC watching closely

Spending in the race could top $50 million, making it the most expensive House contest in USA history. A Republican victory would embolden Trump and suggest that Republicans may have good prospects for holding their House lead, despite Trump's na...

Britain's vehicle industry expects no Brexit agreement by March 2019 Britain's vehicle industry expects no Brexit agreement by March 2019

The interim arrangement would maintain membership of the single market and customs union, until a final agreement on a new relationship with the EU is negotiated and implemented. According to a new report, a "hard Brexit" could result in increasing...

London vehicle hits pedestrians, police say 'number of casualties'

The BBC says Osborne, a father of four, is reportedly from the Cardiff, Wales, area. Witnesses reported that the assailant repeatedly said: "I want to kill Muslims". Prime Minister Theresa May spoke of a "terrorist attack" and "Islamophobia" pl...

Victims of Orlando Pulse nightclub shooting remembered at vigil Victims of Orlando Pulse nightclub shooting remembered at vigil

The shooting , which took place on June 12th of last year, saw twenty-nine year-old Omar Mateen enter into Pulse, a gay nightclub in Orlando, and went on a rampage that left forty-nine people dead and fifty-eight injured. The Pulse nightclub itself ...

Rep. Steve Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious'

But she says he sold items from his business and told her he was going to Washington . "The guy's down to a handgun, he dropped his rifle, they shoot him, I go over there, they put him in handcuffs", Conaway said, adding that if the shooter had "g...

People Worldwide Forced From Their Homes In Record Numbers In 2016

Evacuees make bread inside a refugee camp in Erbil, Iraq, for people who fled from Mosul due to fighting between Iraqi forces and Islamic State militants. Turkey, which has taken in the largest number of Syrians, to a total of 2.9 million at the end ...

University of Michigan coach to ask Obamas to be honorary football captains University of Michigan coach to ask Obamas to be honorary football captains

Of course, the political aspect here will have some fans upset, but any time you can get a former United States president on campus, it's probably an impressive move. It was then that he dropped in on the former President. "Well, we're going to ask...

Russia probe causes tension among top officials at Justice Department

Officials familiar with the matter describe friction on the Justice Department's fourth and fifth floors, home to the suite of offices belonging to the deputy attorney general and the attorney general, respectively, in part because of Rosenstein's ...

BRICS summit highlights climate change, trade, terrorism BRICS summit highlights climate change, trade, terrorism

Both countries, at least publicly, seemed to play down differences on what India calls cross-border terrorism from Pakistan . "Everyone agrees that terrorism is a common enemy of mankind". "I hope we can strengthen the cooperation among the five...

Man Credited For Finding Fugitives Says He Is No Man Credited For Finding Fugitives Says He Is No "Hero"

After initially stating the reward would not be paid because Dubose and Rowe had surrendered directly to police, Sills said he has since learned of civilian involvement that led to the inmates capture. Several SUVs were hit when the escapees drove aw...

UN envoy plans new round of Syria talks in July UN envoy plans new round of Syria talks in July

Russian Federation has proposed that a two-day round of Syrian peace talks should start on July 4. Moscow also announced it hopes to organize another round of talks in the Kazakh capital, Astana, on July 4-5. In the northern city of Raqqa, the self...

Second arrest made in investigation into death of Ellen Higginbottom Second arrest made in investigation into death of Ellen Higginbottom

She added: "Her contribution to our college was fantastic". Police and residents joined the effort to locate Ellen, who was last seen at Winstanley College at around 1pm on Friday. DS Millington vowed to leave "no stone unturned" as they hunt the w...

Trump confirms he is being investigated over Comey firing Trump confirms he is being investigated over Comey firing

His investigation then grew to include looking at whether President Trump fired FBI Director James Comey because he was unwilling to back off the Russian Federation investigation. Rosenstein also approved the appointment of Mueller as special ...

Petrol bomb hurled at CPI (M) office in Coimbatore Petrol bomb hurled at CPI (M) office in Coimbatore

According to media report, though no one was injured in the attack, a vehicle parked nearby was slightly damaged. One of the youth had his face covered using a handkerchief. Thirunavukkarasar urged the state government to identify the outfit behind...

BJP creates history by winning maximum seats in Shimla civic body BJP creates history by winning maximum seats in Shimla civic body

Three of the independent candidates have extended their support to the Congress, but the tally would still only go up to 15, three short of the magic figure of 18. It thus ruled the civic body with its three members in the then 25-seat House - a majo...

AIIB injects vitality to sustainable infrastructure development AIIB injects vitality to sustainable infrastructure development

Poor infrastructure in Latin American countries has led to low trade facilitation and less favorable environment for both foreign trade and capital inflow, Yang noted, adding that an AIIB membership will help improve their trade and investment enviro...

Putin: New sanctions will 'complicate' Russia-US ties

In a move that could complicate US President Donald Trump's desire for warmer relations with Moscow, the Senate backed the measure by 98-2. The bill includes new sanctions on Iran over its ballistic missile program and "continued support for te...

Gun salute for Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists killed in south Kashmir

One of the slain policemen was identified as Feroz Ahmad. Local media reports said militants looted the service rifles of policemen following the attack. Meanwhile, normal life in Valley was affected by the strike called by separatists and restrict...

India to allow late filing in first two months of GST - Jaitley

Companies will have to file sale invoice for August with the GST Network by 20 September instead of 10 September earlier. Industry chamber Assocham today demanded postponing GST implementation, saying that taxpayers will find it hard to comply ...

Kiwis beat Oracle in 1st 2 America's Cup races in Bermuda Kiwis beat Oracle in 1st 2 America's Cup races in Bermuda

New Zealand continued to excel in light-wind sailing on the second day of racing as helmsman Peter Burling , 26, capitalised on a small mistake by the US team and extended his lead throughout Sunday. Oracle will be good for the future of the Americ...

Coca-Cola European Partners PLC (CCE) Price Target Raised to $46.00 at Argus Coca-Cola European Partners PLC (CCE) Price Target Raised to $46.00 at Argus

Howland Management Ltd Company holds 0.26% or 66,112 shares. Cannell Limited owns 1.17M shares or 1.87% of their U.S. portfolio. Pfizer now has $196.05 billion valuation. The stock of Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) earned "Neutral" rating by Piper Jaffray...

Rita Ora joins effort to help London tower fire victims Rita Ora joins effort to help London tower fire victims

Jamie isn't the only one to help those in need during the fire incident, after Big Brother star Aisleyne Horgan-Wallace offered her property to families who lose their home in Grenfell Tower blaze . One bystander said: 'The fact that Adele has gone...

Virginia gubernatorial primary: Northam wins, awaits GOP victor Virginia gubernatorial primary: Northam wins, awaits GOP victor

The Republican primary races, by contrast, were significantly closer, with governor candidates Edward W. Gillespie and Corey A. Stewart neck-and-neck for much of the night, though Stewart never managed to overtake the presumed GOP frontrunner.

India Rejects Pakistan's New Twist To Kulbhushan Jadhav Case At UN Court India Rejects Pakistan's New Twist To Kulbhushan Jadhav Case At UN Court

As per discussions, we submitted for early and expeditious proceedings in the matter and pointed out the precedence of the Avena case , in which four months were given for submitting memorial", said Baglay. He also ordered Pakistan to inform the tri...

Nicola Sturgeon slams speculation about second independence referendum as nonsense

The SNP is to announce its new Westminster group leader later. "The Tories hard Brexit plan has been rejected and we can not allow the Brexit negotiations to become hostage to the inability of either the Tories or Labour to command a clear majo...

Student freed from North Korea suffered 'severe neurological injury' Student freed from North Korea suffered 'severe neurological injury'

The damage to Warmbier is apparently limited to his nervous system, with no evidence of "acute or healing fracture", suggesting that Warmbier wasn't severely beaten, the doctors said . Otto's father, Fred Warmbier, gave a televised statement to th...

Grenfell Tower fire: 2 young sisters located at hospital by loved ones Grenfell Tower fire: 2 young sisters located at hospital by loved ones

Farah Hamdan and her six-month-old baby are among the missing, along with Ms Hamdan's husband Omar Belkadi. The search continues for their six-month-old sister, Leena, mother, Farah Hamdan, and father, Omar Belkadi. Mr Chaoui said they were given n...

Alexis Sanchez sprains ankle, may miss Cameroon clash

Chile qualified after winning the Copa America in 2016, while Cameroon won this year's African Cup of Nations. Over a minute had passed since Vargas' exuberant celebrations when the on-field referee signalled the goal had been chalked off.

Miley Cyrus gets real about why she quit smoking weed Miley Cyrus gets real about why she quit smoking weed

She says that's the longest she's ever gone without it. Her new single "Malibu" is markedly different from her last album, Bangerz . Thanks for nothing, Miley . Get Miley's full explanation below. I'm excited that it makes me re-love my songs, ...

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