Thursday April 27-th, 2017

Outrage as Boris Johnson steps onto world stage

Johnson is not a popular figure among European foreign ministers. After filling half a dozen of the top jobs Wednesday - including surprise choice Boris Johnson as foreign Secretary - May made new appointments Thursday, including Justice Secretary ...

Ethiopia ready to send more peacekeepers to South Sudan

Singh, who led the operation titled Sankat Mochan. Of the total 156 Indian nationals evacuated from South Sudan, 85 deplaned at Thiruvananthapuram airport while 71 landed at Palam. Near Juba and its outskirts the ministry aim is to evacuate t...

Messaging app Line set to soar in Tokyo trading debut Messaging app Line set to soar in Tokyo trading debut

Picture some combination of WhatsApp, Skype, Twitter , Zynga, Spotify and Uber, and you start to get a sense of Line's sweeping appeal. But those growth concerns don't seem to be cutting into investor interest in Line . That number could jump to ...

US State Department Issues 'Ordered Departure' for Embassy in South Sudan US State Department Issues 'Ordered Departure' for Embassy in South Sudan

The two-year civil war killed tens of thousands and displaced more than two million. Menon told the newspaper that around 2,500 peacekeepers were stationed in the U.N. "Many people have been killed in heavy fighting ". A BBC reporter has described...

Tunisia Prosecutor Orders Criminal Investigation Into Nice Attack Suspect Tunisia Prosecutor Orders Criminal Investigation Into Nice Attack Suspect

Mr Molins said Bouhlel's estranged wife was arrested in Nice on Friday, while Bouhlel narrowly avoided being put behind bars months before the attack, AP reported . Hollande said the state of emergency in France , ongoing for nine months, woul...

British PM May gets down to business

David Cameron formally tendered his resignation to the Queen earlier, which Buckingham Palace said Her Majesty had "graciously accepted" after his six years in power. And that word unionist is very important to me. Five women besides May already ho...

Owen Smith Promises Second EU Referendum If Labour Leader

Mr Findlay said: "Jeremy won a year ago because he put forward a new vision for Labour and for society, a clear alternative to a broken political system, real change, not just managerialism". Committee chair Keith Vaz had confirmed that two letters h...

Donald Trump taps Mike Pence as his running mate

IN law forbids candidates from seeking two offices at the same time . He faces a Friday deadline to withdraw from the governor's race. But the GOP official said word has been given to senior Republican officials that they should expect Mr.

Fear factor: Poll finds Americans scared of presidential options

Very rarely do people simply flip from one candidate to another. Three-quarters of voters say their selection would be motivated more by a desire to keep either Trump or Clinton out of the Oval Office - more than those who say they're voting ...

Labour CLPs hold meetings in support of Corbyn, defying NEC

A meeting of the Labour NEC on Thursday ruled that union affiliates who had joined in the last six months would be barred from voting, bringing them into line with the previously declared rules on people who have joined as full members. Foster, who s...

Attempted coup in Turkey: What we know so far Attempted coup in Turkey: What we know so far

JULY 15, 2016 "As someone who suffered under multiple military coups during the past five decades, it is especially insulting to be accused of having any link to such an attempt", Mr. embassy personnel had been accounted for. Discarded gear was strew...

ISIS claims responsibility for attack in Nice

One of the men being held was arrested Friday and three others on Saturday morning, a police source added. "He didn't talk about it, and I didn't talk about it with him", Mondher Lahouaiej-Bouhlel told French media from his home in Tunisia.

Nepal Government in Crisis as Maoists Withdraw Support Nepal Government in Crisis as Maoists Withdraw Support

Similarly, Indian Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj had expressed displeasure for "being dragged into Nepal's internal affairs", particularly issues related to efforts to topple the CPN-UML-led government. He said the new Constitution could...

Airbus to cut A380 production rate in 2018 Airbus to cut A380 production rate in 2018

Airbus announced the cutback at the Farnborough Airshow, taking the shine off a $20 billion haul of orders for smaller planes, after the decision was reported in French newspaper La Tribune. Although orders have dropped for the plane maker in the re...

Islamic State confirms Shishani's death Islamic State confirms Shishani's death

In addition to Shishani, the U.S. announced that it had killed IS deputy leader Abd ar-Rahman Mustafa al-Qaduli in March. The United States is still trying to confirm they got him this time, the US officials said. Omar is said to be killed in an ai...

Pokemon GO augmented reality game finally rolls out in Germany Pokemon GO augmented reality game finally rolls out in Germany

Created by programmer Sun Xiaoyu, City Spirit Go also challenges users to seek and catch the fantastical creatures and fight them, although instead of using a mobile phone camera to integrate the videogame in images taken from reality, as in Pokem...

US condemns fighting in South Sudan

Meanwhile, a ceasefire appears to be holding in South Sudan's capital, Juba . The UN has the full text of the secretary-general's statement . But through the two-year civil war world powers and regional states struggled to find leverage over the ...

New UK leader May wields cabinet axe to prepare for Brexit

The former home secretary has appointed seven female ministers to her top table, meaning that, including May, women account for more than a third (35%) of the total number of 23. "I will miss the barbs from the opposition". French Foreign Minister ...

UN Security Council condemns Nice attack UN Security Council condemns Nice attack

Thousands of people had massed there to watch fireworks for France's national day celebrations. Of the scores of injured, 25 were on life support, authorities said on Friday. Urvoas told reporters in Paris that the attacker "was at the center of ...

Pakistan's Pakistan's "living saint" got the country's first state funeral in 30 years

President Mamnoon Hussain, Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif, Punjab chief minister Shahbaz Sharif, Sindh chief minister Qaim Ali Shah and Sindh governor Dr Ishratul Ibad, among others, also attended the funeral. Pakistani volunteers from the...

Erdogan vows 'heavy price' for coup plotters

Opposition leader claims devotion to democracy: Turkey's main opposition leader, Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, of the Republican People's Party, said Saturday: "Our country has suffered a great deal from coups". European Union leaders, including German Chancel...

Turkey crushes attempted coup

It said that the democratic and secular rule of law had been eroded by the current government, and there would be a new constitution. He took to his mobile phone to make a televised statement , urging people to take to the streets to oppose the up...

Sanders Endorses Clinton at Joint 'Stronger Together' Rally in New Hampshire

Many said that Sanders will have to take to the trail and campaign in earnest if he hopes to sway some of his supporters to Clinton's side. "I have said publicly that if she happens to be the nominee, I'll vote for her, but my vote does not ind...

Brexit: Boris Johnson is a liar - French Minister

He was seen as an effective cheerleader for London during his stint as mayor, a tenure that included the successful 2012 Summer Olympics. Former Belgian Prime Minister Guy Verhofstadt, now the leading federalist liberal in the European Parliament...

Line Corp's IPO, Biggest Technology Debut of 2016

In addition to Facebook, Line is training its sights on China's Tencent, whose WeChat app now dominates. "Fighting in the same digital arena as them is extremely important for us". Calling the Line IPO a "bold step toward greater change", Lee sai...

Gove states his case to be British leader

The Justice Secretary had been widely expected to throw his weight behind fellow Leave campaigner Boris. "The best person to lead Britain out of the European Union is someone who argued to get Britain out of the European Union", Gove said.

Rocks Off: Mick Jagger, 72, Is Going to Be a Daddy Again

The insider shared: "It's a very casual relationship, they see each other now and again and really enjoy each other's company. There is talk of buying a house for Melanie". Melanie has no plans to move to London from NY when the baby is born. Jade J...

Someone Allegedly Found A Poisonous Gas Pokemon In The Holocaust Museum

The museum has reached out to Niantic, the game's developer, in hopes of having their museum excluded from the whole Pokemon craze, but has yet to see a response. We are attempting to have the Museum removed from the game. A spokesman for the Aus...

'Pokemon Go' Gamers Are Banned From Locations For A Suitable Reason

The game involves using a mobile device to find and capture virtual Pokemon characters at real life locations, including apparently inside the Washington-based museum. The museum has reached out to Niantic, the game's developer, in hopes of having ...

President Obama Rebukes Newt Gingrich's Call To Test Muslims For Deportation

Western civilization is in a war. Speaking with Fox News' Sean Hannity shortly after a terror attack in Nice, France claimed 84 lives - including an American father and son - the 73-year-old Gingrich said that only those Muslims who have "given...

United Nations chief calls for arms embargo, sanctions on South Sudan

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon called for an immediate arms embargo and enacting additional targeted sanctions on South Sudan. There is also not much trust between them - the last war broke out when Kiir accused Machar of plotting a coup.

Trump, Supreme Court justice double down in war of words Trump, Supreme Court justice double down in war of words

He told The New York Times on Tuesday that she should apologize to her fellow justices for "highly inappropriate" comments that disgraced the court. The furor gave Trump a cause to help galvanize conservatives divided over his unorthodox candidacy ...

New information - and a smiling mugshot - emerge from the Draymond Green arrest

Jermaine Edmondson claims he was punched by Green early Sunday outside a restaurant in East Lansing, though officers patrolling the area said they saw or heard a loud, open-handed "slap". "So it's something that I learn from, and just move on". We lo...

Another Dead Body Found by Pokémon Go Player Another Dead Body Found by Pokémon Go Player

Robert Giggi, Nashua Police. The body was found near the Holocaust Memorial in " Rotary Park ", a local Pokestop. The incident is now under investigation by Nashua police. I was walking towards the bridge along the shore when I saw something in...

White House candidate Trump picks Indiana Gov. Pence for running mate

In light of the awful attack in Nice, France, I have postponed tomorrow's news conference concerning my Vice Presidential announcement. Gingrich was on Hannity's prime-time show Thursday night, where he was asked about the day's meeting with Tr...

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