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Putin launches deep-water phase of TurkStream gas pipeline

It will lay the deep-water part of the Turkish Stream. "When it takes us years to have administrative approval with the others, we do this within several months with Turkey and this certainly comes ...

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Checks find combustible cladding on seven tower blocks

She repeated calls for members of the public with information about people who may have been in the tower at the time of the fire to come forward. But while the samples taken from the 11 buildings f...

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London police: Manslaughter charges being considered in Grenfell Tower fire

Repeating concerns from police commander Stuart Cundy about the scale of the task in identifying the victims, Ms McCormack added: "There is a awful reality that we may not find or identify everyone wh...

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Grenfell Tower blaze sparked by faulty fridge

Metropolitan Detective Superintendent Fiona McCormack , who is overseeing the investigation, released the information on Friday. "Officers have seized documents in the investigation into the fire...

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Donald Trump torched on Twitter after insulting Nancy Pelosi and 'Cryin' Chuck

Donald Trump torched on Twitter after insulting Nancy Pelosi and 'Cryin' Chuck

She's already under fire for losing the House in 2010 and for failing to make gains in this year's special elections. "They always want to choose our leaders", Pelosi said Thursday. Why the relent...

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Four more farmers end lives in Madhya Pradesh, 21 in a fortnight

Four more farmers end lives in Madhya Pradesh, 21 in a fortnight

In Sagar, 50-year-old Gulai Kurmi was found hanging from the branch of a tree in his agricultural field in Basahari village under Bina tehsil Wednesday afternoon, the police said. In yet another incid...

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FIFA takes no further action on Mexico-New Zealand clashes

FIFA takes no further action on Mexico-New Zealand clashes

The weakened starting lineup showed how lightly Mexico considered the threat posed by New Zealand. "I would like to apologise to our fans, the way I spoke to one of their assistant coaches was not o...

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Defence will seek to secure Dassey release

Dassey's attorney, Laura H Nirider, said the outcome was "a victory for Brendan", who's now 27 years old. Instead, Kratz wrote , Dassey involved himself in her rape and murder, and Avery is "by any...

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Texas sailor among the dead in destroyer-container ship collision

Trump posted a message Saturday on Twitter expressing his concern for the sailors and his appreciation to Japan for its assistance. "I ask that you [keep] your thoughts and prayers for the family me...

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New moon to mark end of Ramadan end

Branches he said were requested to announce Eid-ul-Fitr Salaah time in their respective Masajid during Juma Salah on 23rd June, 2017 at the latest. Iraq's health minister, Adila Hamoud, told The Ass...

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Bihar Class 10 results out, 50% students fail

Bihar Class 10 results out, 50% students fail

The second and third positions were secured by Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya (SAV)-Jamui students' Bhavya Kumari (92.8 per cent) and Harshita Kumari (92.4 per cent) respectively. In fact, hundreds...

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Carrie Fisher had cocaine, heroin, ecstasy in her system, autopsy shows

Carrie Fisher had cocaine, heroin, ecstasy in her system, autopsy shows

In addition to the listed cause of death, the coroner's statement cited "other conditions: atherosclerotic heart disease, drug use". The L.A County Court previously released a report earlier this ye...

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How US Senate, House Obamacare overhaul bills compare

Four conservative GOP senators quickly announced initial opposition to the measure and others were evasive, raising the specter of a jarring rejection by the Republican-controlled body. "Coloradans wa...

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USA military shoots down Iranian-made drone in southern Syria

The drone flew in the direction of the garrison of coalition forces, located in the South-Eastern Syria near the border with Iraq. "The coalition does not seek to fight Syrian regime, Russian, or pr...

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Health care bill protesters stage "die-in" outside McConnell's office

Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell smiles as he leaves the chamber after announcing the release of the Republicans' healthcare bill. Senate Republicans have finally released the text of th...

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Obama Trashes Senate GOP Health Care Bill

Alexander said the bill repeals the employer mandate penalty, the medical device tax and health insurance tax . "Republicans believe we have a responsibility to act and we are", said Majori...

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Flash Flood Watch in effect starting 2 am Friday

Flash Flood Watch in effect starting 2 am Friday

A Flash Flood Watch is in effect for eveyone else in the Miami Valley until late Friday night. Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small creeks and streams, country roads, fa...

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AIADMK faction led by Panneerselvam to support Kovind

The JD (U)'s support to Kovind clearly speaks of his wider acceptability among non-NDA parties. Call it destiny or sheer coincidence, BJP's Presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind was denied entry ...

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Opp chooses Meira Kumar as its Prez candidate

He further said Meira Kumar is the "daughter of Bihar" and he will try to convince Nitish to back her for the post. A lawyer and a former diplomat, she was the first woman Speaker of the Lok Sabha . ...

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House Democrats call for Pelosi to step down as minority leader

House Democrats call for Pelosi to step down as minority leader

Democrats are still reeling from Hillary Clinton's loss in the presidential election a year ago, and this week Democrat Jon Ossoff lost in Georgia's special election to replace former Rep. Mar...

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Flint airport stabbing suspect tried to buy gun in US, FBI says

Flint airport stabbing suspect tried to buy gun in US, FBI says

As asserted in a statement released by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, "all law enforcement agencies responded to Flint's #Bishop International Airport after receiving the report of a stabbin...

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Meira Kumar is Oppn choice for prez candidate

Meira Kumar was chosen as their candidate for presidential elections by 17 Opposition parties at a meeting at Parliament library on Thursday. Backing Kovind would be a "historical blunder", he said...

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Fact check: Trump tweets he was `vindicated´ by Comey testimony - not quite

During a press conference earlier today, President Donald Trump said he'd be "100 percent" willing to testify under oath about his conversations with James Comey , the former Federal Bureau of ...

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Police officer lynched to death in Srinagar

Police officer lynched to death in Srinagar

Mirwaiz also stated that what the state of Jammu and Kashmir has wreaked on them was largely responsible for this kind of brutalisation. In an incident veiled in mystery, a middle-rung J&K Police ...

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Trump Says Mueller's Friendship With Comey Is 'Very Bothersome'

In later Senate hearings, Comey said that tweet got him seriously concerned that Trump might misrepresent their conversations. Trump also reiterated that he didn't tape the conversations he had wi...

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Will Contest Prez Poll Based On Ideology: Opposition

Reacting to Kumar's selection, BJP spokesperson GVL Narsimha Rao said, "When the Congress had the opportunity to elect a Dalit president when they were in power they did not find Meira Kumar suita...

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BJD, BJP stages demonstration over farmers issue

BJD, BJP stages demonstration over farmers issue

The BJP's promise before the 2014 general election to double the paddy MSP was a mere "eyewash", they roared. Later, activists of the BJD farmers' wing led by Agriculture Minister Damodar Rout and...

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AIADMK (Puratchi Thalaivi Amma) to support NDA in Prez poll

AIADMK (Puratchi Thalaivi Amma) to support NDA in Prez poll

An "opportunity" has been provided for a member of the Dalit community to be elected to the Presidents office, and "for providing that opportunity (to Kovind), we have made a decision to support him",...

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Barack Obama Blasts The 'Fundamental Meanness' Of The Senate GOP Healthcare Bill

Those waivers would allow state to drop benefits required by Obamacare like maternity coverage, mental health care and prescription drug coverage. Senate Republicans revealed the discussion draft ...

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#Brexit: UK offer to European Union citizens 'very fair', 'very serious'

Those with a shorter period of residency will be able to stay on to reach the five-year threshold and those arriving after a yet-to-be-defined cut-off date will have a "grace period" to regularise the...

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United Kingdom urges Gulf states to ease blockade against Qatar, de-escalate tension

Mr Johnson will tell them a swift resolution is in the interests of the region and the United Kingdom, and express concern about the impact of the blockade on ordinary people in Qatar. "Victimising Qa...

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Four Republicans oppose new Senate health care bill. Here's why they do

They argue it would eliminate job-killing taxes enacted under Obama's law. But its fate remains uncertain. "Surely we can do better than what the Republican health care bill promises", said Se...

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Barack Obama Just Blasted the Senate's Trumpcare Bill

The so-called individual mandate - aimed at keeping insurance markets solvent by prompting younger, healthier people to buy policies - has always been one of the GOP's favorite targets. And they w...

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Suspected tornado: 1 hurt, businesses flattened in Alabama

Suspected tornado: 1 hurt, businesses flattened in Alabama

Cindy moved ashore as a tropical storm early Thursday near the Louisiana-Texas line. The National Weather Service of Little Rock said: "A$3 reas of heavy rain and embedded thunderstorms will sprea...

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Who Loses the Most Under the New Republican Health Care Bill

Who Loses the Most Under the New Republican Health Care Bill

McConnell released the bill Thursday, drafted after weeks of closed-door meetings searching for middle ground between conservative senators seeking an aggressive repeal of Obama's statute and centri...

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Cosby jury sent home after deliberating four hours

Cosby jury sent home after deliberating four hours

In the prosecution's closing argument, Steele said that Cosby's lurid statements from 2005 helped corroborate Constand's allegations. "To be going off on these tangents is a distraction to the evi...

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Indiana Democrats, Republicans React To Senate Health Bill

The measure represents his attempt to satisfy GOP moderates and conservatives who've complained about the measure. The Affordable Care Act for the first time is now viewed favorably by more than...

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Stevenson Ranch resident Greene goes No. 2 to the Reds

The 6-foot-1, 185-pounder out of JSerra Catholic nabbed bids to the Under Armour All-American Game and Perfect Game All-American Classic, and responded by taking home MVP in both showcases. "I just lo...

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After second thoughts, Shiv Sena decides to support Ram Nath Kovind

After second thoughts, Shiv Sena decides to support Ram Nath Kovind

S. Swaminathan - Thackeray said Bhagwat was proposed as India is a Hindu nation, but the country has lost a good opportunity by ignoring him. "We are more anxious about what will happen to Kashmir a...

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Soros says United Kingdom is approaching 'tipping point' as Brexit bites

The EU and Britain on Monday launched the long-awaited Brexit talks at European Commission's headquarters in Brussels , almost one year after Britain voted to leave the bloc by a narrow margin on J...

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