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Putin, Erdogan launch construction of Turkey's first nuclear power plant

Putin, Erdogan launch construction of Turkey's first nuclear power plant On Wednesday, Putin , Erdogan and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani are expected to hold a summit in the Turkish capital of Ankara to discuss Syria's future. He pointed out that the nuclear power plant would enhance Turkey's potential in science and technology and provide Turkish consumers with clean and low-priced electricity. [Full Article...]

Israel suspends controversial plan to send African migrants West

Israel suspends controversial plan to send African migrants West Under the agreement, more than 16,000 would resettle in other countries, largely in Europe. Under the plan, Netanyahu said, Israel would offer temporary residency status to the same number of asylum seekers as were resettled in Western nations . [Full Article...]

IS kills 19 regime fighters in east Syria: monitor

IS kills 19 regime fighters in east Syria: monitor The deal brokered by regime ally Russian Federation would see fighters with the Jaish al-Islam rebel faction leave Ghouta's main town of Douma for opposition-held territory in northern Syria , the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. He says, however, that "humanitarian cases" will be allowed to evacuate on Monday. "If they intend to support terrorist elements or provide direct or indirect... [Full Article...]

A Tribute to the Late Apartheid Struggle Veteran, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

A Tribute to the Late Apartheid Struggle Veteran, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela The Government of Antigua and Barbuda has learned of the passing of Mrs. Winnie Mandela , the first wife of Nelson Mandela , who was instrumental in bringing freedom to South Africa . Nelson Mandela sacked her from his cabinet, then divorced her. Instead, she spent her dissident years in constant run-ins with the law, building a reputation as ruthless and violent towards those who did not su... [Full Article...]

Boko Haram Attack Kills 15, Injures Dozens in Nigerian Villages

Boko Haram Attack Kills 15, Injures Dozens in Nigerian Villages Nwachukwu said the attackers were on a mission to carry out major attack on Maiduguri . It was one of the most brazen attacks in recent months and was a precursor to a planned strike on Maiduguri, the capital of Borno State and the birthplace of the hardline Islamist group. [Full Article...]

Malala leaves Pakistan after emotional visit

Malala leaves Pakistan after emotional visit Considering the events of the last time Malala was at home, the heightened security on her trip makes details about her time there scarce. After visiting Mingora on Saturday, she tweeted that it was "the most handsome place on earth" for her. [Full Article...]

Vietnam War Veterans Day

Vietnam War Veterans Day According to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund, the NPS brick will become part of the collection of items left at the Wall. McPherson and McFarland said the day should be full of thanks to veterans. The Honor Guard fired a 21 gun salute and played "Taps" to honor the 58,479 military personnel that did not come home and all the Vietnam veterans who have passed since the wars end due to age, woun... [Full Article...]

#AltonSterling: White Cop Who Killed Alton Sterling Fired

#AltonSterling: White Cop Who Killed Alton Sterling Fired Sterling was killed on July 5, 2016, at a Triple S Food Mart convenience store in Baton Rouge , LA. The deadly encounter was sparked by a homeless man who called 911 to say that Sterling had flashed a weapon at him outside the store. Lake answered "all of the questions that were presented during the hearing", but Salamoni was advised by his attorney not to answer any questions. "On the advice o... [Full Article...]

Buhari Arrives Lagos, Inaugurates Ikeja Bus Terminal (WATCH VIDEO)

Buhari Arrives Lagos, Inaugurates Ikeja Bus Terminal (WATCH VIDEO) Archbishop Martins' statement comes on the heels of Governor Akinwumi Ambode's declaration of Thursday as a public holiday and the reported grounding of economic activities in the state because of President Buhari's visit. "We have also made adequate arrangements to mitigate the impact of the closures on residents". He listed the areas to be affected to include Bank Anthony Way in Ikeja, A... [Full Article...]

Malala finally gets to visit Swat Valley; amid heavy security

Malala finally gets to visit Swat Valley; amid heavy security Pakistani Nobel Peace laureate Malala Yousafzai (C) poses for a photograph with her family as she arrives at her home in Mingora , Swat valley , Pakistan, on Saturday. "We welcome Malala and the slogan that she has raised - one pen, one teacher". The security was extraordinary as the Taliban had warned in the past that they would again target her again if she came back to Pakistan. [Full Article...]

British man contracts super-strength strand of gonorrhoea in world first

British man contracts super-strength strand of gonorrhoea in world first Gwenda Hughes, who leads the sexually transmitted infection section at Public Health England (PHE ), said Wednesday in a statement. According to the PEH, this is the first report of a patient who is resistant to both types of antibiotics - ceftriaxone and azithromycin - which are typically used to treat the sexually transmitted disease. [Full Article...]

Brathwaite skips Pakistan T20s over security concerns

Brathwaite skips Pakistan T20s over security concerns The West Indies will play three T20s in as many days starting Sunday at National Stadium in Karachi - Pakistan's largest city. Jason Mohammed (captain), Samuel Badree, Rayad Emrit, Andre Fletcher, Andre McCarthy, Keemo Paul, Veerasammy Permaul, Rovman Powell, Denesh Ramdin (wkt), Marlon Samuels, Odean Smith, Chadwick Walton, Kesrick Williams. [Full Article...]

Russian Federation tests new intercontinental ballistic missile as tensions with West rise

Russian Federation tests new intercontinental ballistic missile as tensions with West rise On Friday, AP reported: "President Vladimir Putin said earlier this month that Sarmat weighs 200 metric tons and has a higher range than Satan, allowing it to fly over the North or the South Poles and strike targets anywhere in the world". [Full Article...]

Palestinians mourn border dead

Palestinians mourn border dead Relatives of Palestinian Hamdan Abu Amshah, who was killed along Israel border with Gaza , mourn during his funeral in Beit Hanoun town, in the northern Gaza Strip March 31, 2018. Hamas and Abbas traded accusations after the bombing, signaling that any deal on Hamas handing the Gaza government to Abbas is increasingly unlikely. [Full Article...]

Winning Mega Millions lottery ticket bought in New Jersey

Winning Mega Millions lottery ticket bought in New Jersey The victor will receive an estimated $521 million - or $317 million in cash. The lump sum for the Mega Millions is estimated at $301 million. The ticket was sold at Riverdale Lukoil South in Riverdale in Morris County, the New Jersey Lottery tweeted Saturday morning after the winning ticket was announced. [Full Article...]

Frosh lead CV softball to another 20-something run win

Frosh lead CV softball to another 20-something run win The sixth-ranked Blue Devils finished pool play 3-1 and later beat Rogers 10-0 followed by a 6-3 win over Smith Station in bracket play. Dallas Christian 19, Brook Hill 6: BULLARD - The Lady Chargers amassed 18 hits in blasting Brook Hill, 19-6, on Thursday evening. [Full Article...]

GSLV successfully launches GSAT-6A Satellite

GSLV successfully launches GSAT-6A Satellite Antrix terminated the deal on February 25, 2011. He said the GSLV rocket had major improvements to enhance its performance. The 27-hr countdown for the launch of GSLV-F08 / GSAT-6A mission commenced on Wednesday afternoon after it was given clearance from authorities concerned. [Full Article...]

Will Turkey-EU summit help heal wounds?

Will Turkey-EU summit help heal wounds? It brought together European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, European Council President Donald Tusk and Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for a working dinner to discuss "all aspects of current and future EU-Turkey relations". [Full Article...]

Donald Trump visits Richfield Training Facility, discusses infrastructure plan

Donald Trump visits Richfield Training Facility, discusses infrastructure plan The president has kept a relatively low profile since the broadcast, except for a series of tweets about trade and his pending meeting with North Korea's leader. Speaking to reporters Wednesday, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders cast the focus on infrastructure as "the next piece of the President's successful economic agenda". [Full Article...]

Sessions reveals prosecutor probing Federal Bureau of Investigation misconduct

Sessions reveals prosecutor probing Federal Bureau of Investigation misconduct Justice Department spokeswoman Sarah Flores Isgur said in an email that Sessions asked Huber to do the review before November 13 and that his review officially began before November 13 - the date when Assistant Attorney General Stephen Boyd sent a letter to Congress stating that Sessions had "directed senior federal prosecutors " to look into whether there should be another special counsel. [Full Article...]


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