No smiles from Macron after win

He said the victory of a "business-minded President" would be the spur for increased efforts for France to draw business to Paris from other financial centres, including London after Brexit. "I call upon all patriots to join us", she continued.... More..

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Making Akhilesh Yadav CM cost us UP polls: Mulayam Singh Yadav
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Making Akhilesh Yadav CM cost us UP polls: Mulayam Singh Yadav

Samajwadi Party expelled as many as 5 leaders on Saturday. The timing is significant as Akhilesh has just launched a membership drive and asked SP district presidents to report on leaders who indulged in anti-p...More..

Kejriwal should quit as Delhi CM on moral grounds: BJP
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Kejriwal should quit as Delhi CM on moral grounds: BJP

Maken said .Responding to "water tanker scam" allegations against former Delhi CM Sheila Dixit levelled by Kapil Mishra, Maken said, "They don't have an iota of evidence against any Congress leader". Kejri...More..

5 things to know about sacked AAP minister Kapil Mishra's allegations Kejriwal
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

5 things to know about sacked AAP minister Kapil Mishra's allegations Kejriwal

Kejriwal said these things happen in politics. He said, Mishra was sacked because of poor performance. Opposition Bharatiya Janata Party and Indian National Congress party workers held demonstrations outsid...More..

Deciding next step in Afghanistan comes with grim backdrop
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Deciding next step in Afghanistan comes with grim backdrop

While insurgents have failed to capture and hold a major city, they are controlling or influencing ever more territory. So far, Trump has offered little clarity about whether he might approve more forces for ...More..

65.3% turnout in France polls; Macron favourite
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

65.3% turnout in France polls; Macron favourite

Marine Le Pen on Sunday put a courageous face on her crushing defeat to Emmanuel Macron in Sunday's presidential election, pledging to overhaul her far-right party and turn it into the main opposition to France...More..

Anna Nicole Smith's Daughter Steals The Show At The Kentucky Derby
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Anna Nicole Smith's Daughter Steals The Show At The Kentucky Derby

In 2003, Birkhead met Anna Nicole Smith , the mother of his daughter, while attending the Barnstable Brown Party in Louisville. Standing next to her dad, who matched in a pastel suit with a pink tie and hank...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Fourth US citizen is detained as North Korea moves to 'hostage diplomacy'

The country's official news agency reported Sunday that Kim Hak-song was arrested on charges of committing "hostile acts". KCNA said the American was detained Saturday, but did not release more details on h...More..

Afghanistan Forces Eliminate Head of Daesh in Country
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Afghanistan Forces Eliminate Head of Daesh in Country

In April, US Central Command (CENTCOM) said Hasib might have been killed during a raid in Nangarhar, but there had been no confirmation of this prior to Sunday's announcement. A counter-IS operation has been un...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Russian Federation ready to work with Saudi Arabia, US on Syria

According to the text of the document published by the Russian Foreign Ministry on May 6, Russia, Turkey, and Iran agreed to establish four separate de-escalation zones in Syria for at least six months. United ...More..

Two dead, including suspect in Dallas-area college shooting, police say
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Two dead, including suspect in Dallas-area college shooting, police say

The Irving Police Department, which is leading the investigation, asked people to stay away from the campus while the investigation continues. "I saw a guy standing and there was a girl sitting on the chair"....More..

Pak man accuses Indian HC of detaining wife, India says she
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Pak man accuses Indian HC of detaining wife, India says she

The two got married on May 3 after Uzma travelled to Pakistan on May 1 via the Wagah border. The woman, Uzma, is reportedly from Delhi and met her husband Tahir in Malaysia. "They told me no one was inside", ...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Guarantor states agree to impose Syria de-escalation zones for 6 months

United States and allied aircraft will be banned from flying over much of Syria as part of a deal struck by Iran , Russia and Turkey to foster a cease-fire in the Syrian war, a senior Russian diplomat said F...More..

The euro had a boost from the French election result
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

The euro had a boost from the French election result

His opponent in the race for the presidency, Marine Le Pen, is a critic of globalisation and had proposed withdrawing France from the single currency. Le Pen will be president and the European project will go t...More..

Pakistan, Afghanistan start joint survey after border clash
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Pakistan, Afghanistan start joint survey after border clash

To a question about Afghan attack on border areas, he said that the Afghan government had been informed through diplomatic channels that national census was being conducted in Pakistan and the teams would be vi...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Russian Federation says Syria safe zones will go into effect

This photo provided by Azaz Media Office, a Syrian anti-government activist group, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows Syrian citizens and civil defense workers gath...More..

Trump Says Border Wall Will Be Built in 1st Term
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Trump Says Border Wall Will Be Built in 1st Term

With the Democrats and Republicans preparing for budget negotiations this week, President Donald Trump has also expressed his confidence that Mexico will "eventually" pay for the border wall. Mike Rounds (R-S.D...More..

Prince Philip stepping down from public engagements
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Prince Philip stepping down from public engagements

Prince Philip spent 110 days previous year making official engagements, the BBC reported , makng him the fifth busiest member of the royal family . Despite his reputation for controversial (and sometimes off...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Local church weighs pros and cons of religious freedom order

Trump promised during the campaign to dismantle the Johnson Amendment, which bans tax-exempt organisations like churches from political speech and activities. Legal experts said the order would not have a disce...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

You're the 'Terrorists': North Korea Vows Attack on Enemy Intelligence Agencies

The Guardian notes that "the CIA's long history of attempting covert assassinations of political leaders across the world is notorious", but, as with "other North Korean claims, the allegation that the Centra...More..

Goodwin: Hillary's Election Loss Excuse Means One Thing - She's Running in 2020
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Goodwin: Hillary's Election Loss Excuse Means One Thing - She's Running in 2020

The only options he saw, he said , were "speak" or "conceal". And one more thing: Asked whether misogyny played a role in her loss, Clinton replied, "Yes, I do think it played a role". But in an election thi...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

'Of course the Australians have better healthcare than we do - everybody does'

US President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Friday to defend remarks he had made about healthcare during a meeting with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull. " Thank you, Mr. President ". In Australia an...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

ASEAN Summit Recap: Assertive China flexes its muscles

Nevertheless, they noted concerns expressed by some leaders over recent developments in the area. China has reacted angrily to the members, who expressed their concern about its rapid reclamation of reefs in ...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Macron wins French election

Domestically, Macron inherits a deeply troubled and divided nation of 67 million people. "France will need you more than ever in the months ahead". But the vote also showed that France's 67 million people are...More..

Army kills 50 Afghan forces in border fight
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Army kills 50 Afghan forces in border fight

Web Desk - Officials say government has dispatched truckloads of relief supplies to villages along the southwest border with Afghanistan where 11 people were killed in fighting between the two countries that ...More..