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Malaysian election rivals make final appeals for votes

Malaysian election rivals make final appeals for votes Mahathir has said Najib has "destroyed" the country and the economy has been ruined. The main players include the ruling Barisan Nasional coalition , which is expected to win by a narrow margin, and opposition parties Pakatan Harapan, a coalition led by Mahathir, who has come out of political retirement, as well as Parti Islam Se-Malaysia. [Full Article...]

Trump, Chinese president discuss Xi's meeting with Kim

Trump, Chinese president discuss Xi's meeting with Kim The U.S. and its allies, in turn, have responded with escalating sanctions meant to hobble North Korea's economy. It said there was a "deep exchange of opinions" between Kim and Xi on the changes around the Korean Peninsula . South Korea and Japan share concern about United States troops stationed in South Korea, whose numbers Mr Trump has threatened to cut, while China and Japan are set to... [Full Article...]

Republican congressman threatens to hold Republican Attorney General in contempt

Republican congressman threatens to hold Republican Attorney General in contempt The Republican lawmaker told the "Fox & Friends" crew he learned on Thursday that the DOJ does not plan to comply with the subpoena. Supporters of Nunes include House Majority Whip Steve Scalise . Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) and GOP members of House Intelligence Committee are frustrated the Department of Justice hasn't turned over documents related to the conduct of Justice Department and FBI o... [Full Article...]

Israel led the troops to combat readiness

Israel led the troops to combat readiness On April 9 missiles focused the T-Four air base within the central province of Homs, killing as much as 14 fighters, together with seven Iranians, two days after an alleged chemical assault carried out by the Syrian regime. The report arrived soon after United States president Donald Trump's announcement that he would break with the Iran nuclear agreement , a move that has put the region on e... [Full Article...]

Iran wakes up to learn Trump plans nuclear deal announcement

Iran wakes up to learn Trump plans nuclear deal announcement He said the United States "will be instituting the highest level of economic sanction". Mr. Trump , in a tweet on Monday, said he would make the announcement at 2 p.m. The Iran nuclear deal collapsing has raised concerns it might embolden Iran to strike Israeli targets. "Until implementation of this decision, we will wait for some weeks and will talk with our friends and allies and ... [Full Article...]

More North Carolina school systems closing on May 16

More North Carolina school systems closing on May 16 Closure will also spare many teachers who would otherwise be forced to forfeit $50 from their paychecks to take a "personal day" for the event, which is being led by the N.C. Sharon L. Contreras said in the release. The event is focused on more than just teacher pay - where North Carolina ranks 37th in the nation - but also advocating for more per pupil spending, classroom resources, school saf... [Full Article...]

Katy Gallagher's dual citizenship judgment could trigger string of by

Katy Gallagher's dual citizenship judgment could trigger string of by Gallagher holds dual citizenship of Australian and British. Centre Alliance MP Rebekha Sharkie also resigned just moments before them. Gallagher had sought to renounce her British citizenship ahead of the 2016 election but the process had not been completed by the time she nominated for the election. [Full Article...]

CPI(M), BJP trade charges over political murders in Mahe

CPI(M), BJP trade charges over political murders in Mahe A dawn-to-dusk "hartal" called by the CPI-M and BJP in Kannur district and Mahe evoked near total response with shops remaining closed, police said. New Mahe comes under Kannur district. The CPI (M) has accused the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) for the alleged murder. However, since Babu's funeral was held before Shamej's body was brought from the Kozhikode Medical College , a tense sit... [Full Article...]

Fatwa issued urging Muslims not to support Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Fatwa issued urging Muslims not to support Muhammad Ali Jinnah The controversy made the headlines after BJP's Aligarh lawmaker Satish Gautam questioned the portrait's presence in the AMU student union office. Mansoor demanding an explanation on the portrait of Mohd. "Seventy percent of Indians didn't vote for Modi in last elections but lost because they were completely factionated among themselves, it is my hope that a great number of this 70% will come tog... [Full Article...]

Ohio Primary Results: Republican Governor Race

Ohio Primary Results: Republican Governor Race Joe Schiavoni, of Boardman, and former state Supreme Court Justice Bill O'Neill, was viewed as a beneficial public vetting for him. Trumbull County voters also will choose state representatives, judicial candidates and vote on ballot questions. [Full Article...]

Tim Wellens wins Stage 4, Rohan Dennis keeps lead

Tim Wellens wins Stage 4, Rohan Dennis keeps lead Kiwi George Bennett has climbed 11 places in the general classification at the Giro d'Italia after a finishing stage four in 14th on Wednesday (NZ time). "I'll ride stress free now". "It's great to keep the jersey for a little bit longer, the team did everything possible to put me in that position". The fifth stage of the tour starts in Agrigento and finishes 153km later in Santa Ninfa in Southe... [Full Article...]

In Russia elected a "new old" Prime Minister

In Russia elected a Russia's parliament has approved Dmitry Medvedev as Prime Minister with a vote of 374-56. Prior to that, he was four years President of Russian Federation and Prime Minister Putin has taken, reminds the website of the TV channel "Rain". Putin, who is 65, embarks on his fourth term in office buoyed by widespread popular support but weighed down by a costly confrontation with the West, a fragile eco... [Full Article...]

Russian Ka-52 helicopter crashes in Syria, both pilots killed - MoD

Russian Ka-52 helicopter crashes in Syria, both pilots killed - MoD On May 3, a Russian fighter jet crashed after taking off from an airbase, killing both pilots. Earlier it was reported that Syria was wrecked Russian military helicopter Ka-52. It was initially consisted of air strikes fired by Russian aircraft stationed in the Khmeimim base at targets in north-western Syria . According to official figures, Russian Federation has lost seven planes a... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump pulls United States out of the Iran nuclear deal

Donald Trump pulls United States out of the Iran nuclear deal On the presidential campaign trail Mr Trump made his opposition clear and then continued to make threats about pulling out of the "worst" deal the U.S. This was in exchange for commitments to halt what Western powers feared was a nuclear weapons programme. Trump spoke with French President Emmanuel Macron and Chinese leader Xi Jinping on Tuesday. [Full Article...]

Deck fire damages Fargo apartment building

Deck fire damages Fargo apartment building No one was injured in the fire, but power had to be turned off to two of the apartment units. The cat did not make it, but no one else was seriously hurt. [Full Article...]

Bob Marley's Granddaughter Speak Out After Being Detained By Cops

Bob Marley's Granddaughter Speak Out After Being Detained By Cops A group of filmmakers, three of the four of them Black, were detained by police and surrounded by a helicopter while leaving a California Airbnb where they were guests. Yesterday, she announced plans to sue the Rialto Police Department. After everything was sorted out, cops told the friends that the reason the neighbor called police was because they didn't wave to her as they loaded their ... [Full Article...]

Lords inflict another Brexit defeat on May over EU Withdrawal Bill amendment

Lords inflict another Brexit defeat on May over EU Withdrawal Bill amendment According to EU officials, Britain (which leaves the EU on 29 March 2019) needs to submit a detailed proposal to the European Commission's Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier . One of those amendments instructs the government to begin negotiating future United Kingdom membership of the European Economic Area (EEA), the so-called "Norway option". [Full Article...]

Pompeo on his way to North Korea

Pompeo on his way to North Korea What sort of result might actually emerge from negotiations? Trump announced that his top diplomat was en route to North Korea during a speech in which he announced the U.S. Trump announced the mission in Washington on Tuesday just minutes before Pompeo arrived in Japan to refuel before flying on to Pyongyang, and as the president declared he was withdrawing from a landmark nuclear deal with a... [Full Article...]

In Congo declared an Ebola outbreak: 17 dead

In Congo declared an Ebola outbreak: 17 dead The virus is transmitted to individuals from wild animals and spreads within the human inhabitants by means of human-to-human transmission. "Since notification of the cases on May 3, no deaths have been reported either among the hospitalized cases or the healthcare personnel", the DRC Health Ministry said in a statement to Reuters . [Full Article...]

Syrian media: Israel launches airstrike near Damascus

Syrian media: Israel launches airstrike near Damascus Syrian TV earlier reported large explosions in the area. The Syrian government accused Israel on Tuesday of launching fresh missile strikes on an army base in the Al Kaswa area near Damascus, while Western sources indicated that the attack targeted an Iranian military base in Syria. [Full Article...]


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