Tuesday May 22-nd, 2018

Donald Trump pushes drug dealer death penalty Donald Trump pushes drug dealer death penalty

Addiction to opioids - primarily prescription painkillers, heroin and fentanyl - is a growing problem in the United States, especially in rural areas. He said, "Some countries have a very, very tough penalty, the ultimate penalty ". At the time, tre...

How The Internet Reacted to Jacqueline Fernandez's 'Ek Do Teen' How The Internet Reacted to Jacqueline Fernandez's 'Ek Do Teen'

The revamped version of the original Tezaab song features the very hot Jacqueline Fernandez who brings oomph to the song. While the comparison with the original number is an obvious given, we were just waiting to see how Jackie baby sets the scre...

Trump Bans Venezuelan Petro Cryptocurrency Trump Bans Venezuelan Petro Cryptocurrency

US President Donald Trump has banned the trading of Venezuela's oil-backed cryptocurrency in the US through an executive order . On Monday, the Trump administration banned Americans from dealing in Venezuelan cyrptocurrencies benefiting the go...

Russian Federation: leaders on President Putin victory Russian Federation: leaders on President Putin victory

The Communist Party's Pavel Grudinin came in at a distant second with 11.8%. Third was ultranationalist Vladimir Zhirinovsky with 5.66 percent. In the runup to the vote, a new crisis broke out with the West as Britain implicated Putin in the ...

Russian Federation not to respond to Ukraine with any restrictions: Putin Russian Federation not to respond to Ukraine with any restrictions: Putin

I have no doubt about that", Poroshenko said . A member of Germany's Left Party Andreas Maurer noted that authorities have ensured all conditions for the work of foreign observers. Petro Poroshenko, the President of Ukraine urged the world communi...

FAA Grounds Doors-Off Helicopters Following NYC Crash FAA Grounds Doors-Off Helicopters Following NYC Crash

The crash was particularly tragic as all six people aboard the helicopter survived the impact, but as the New York Medical Examiner determined, the five passengers died of drowning after the helicopter turned over in the water and they could not re...

Retailers make the case against tariffs Retailers make the case against tariffs

Trade Representative office. Peter Navarro, a senior White House advisor on trade, said Thursday that the president would soon consider fresh punitive measures against Beijing over its "theft" of USA intellectual property. The administration is sai...

Haley warns UN: Russia may use chemical weapon on NY Haley warns UN: Russia may use chemical weapon on NY

Mr Stoltenberg said the incident was part of a "pattern of reckless behaviour" from Russian Federation following allegations of cyber attacks and election meddling in recent years. Opposition politician Ksenia Sobchak has announced the creation of ...

Syrian rebel fighters enter Afrin town, say Kurdish forces have pulled out Syrian rebel fighters enter Afrin town, say Kurdish forces have pulled out

Free Syrian Army spokesman Mohammad al-Hamadeen said they entered the town from the north, east and west. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the Turkey-backed forces have taken control of half the town, with intense fighti...

Russian Federation expels British diplomats Russian Federation expels British diplomats

Putin has rejected British accusations of Russian involvement in ex-spy Sergei Skripal's poisoning as nonsense. On Friday, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said it was overwhelmingly likely that Russian President Putin himself had made the d...

Manila hotel fire leaves at least 4 dead, 2 trapped Manila hotel fire leaves at least 4 dead, 2 trapped

At least four people have been killed in a fire that broke out at a hotel in the Philippines' capital, while more than a dozen people are trapped inside. Fire authorities were investigating the cause of the blaze, which is believed to have begun in t...

Sweden happy to host US-North Korea talks Sweden happy to host US-North Korea talks

The Swedish Foreign Ministry said on Friday night that Ri and Wallstrom planned to meet again Saturday and a summary of their discussions would be provided afterward. "I think it's much too early to speculate about that. we're not there yet", Swedish...

Gillette Stadium included in United Bid to host 2026 FIFA World Cup Gillette Stadium included in United Bid to host 2026 FIFA World Cup

Whittling the list down from 40 applicant cities, then to 32, and now to 23 was done in half the time that was previously available to the USA when it bid on its own for 2022 back in 2010. Place (Stadium) and they own the convention centre". With a...

The UK Is Forcefully Responding to Russia's Chemical Attack On Their Soil The UK Is Forcefully Responding to Russia's Chemical Attack On Their Soil

But Mr Skripal, 66, the Russian ex-spy who was the target of the attack, and his daughter Yulia, 33, remain critical but stable in hospital. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov accused London of behaving in a "boorish" way and suggested this was partly be...

US Negotiating 'Supplement' To Iran Nuclear Deal With European Allies US Negotiating 'Supplement' To Iran Nuclear Deal With European Allies

Trump has threatened to withdraw the United States from the accord between Tehran and six world powers, signed in 2015 before he took office, unless France, Britain and Germany help agree a follow-up pact by that date. According to United States offi...

Israeli security guard stabbed to death in Jerusalem Israeli security guard stabbed to death in Jerusalem

A roadside bomb struck a convoy carrying Hamdallah earlier this week after he crossed into Gaza from Israel, wounding some of his bodyguards. "Our policy is to act resolutely against any attempt to harm us and systematically eliminate the terror tu...

May says considering next steps after Russian Federation expels British diplomats May says considering next steps after Russian Federation expels British diplomats

Britain's Prime Minister, Theresa May , speaks at the Conservative Party's Spring Forum in central London , on March 17, 2018. People's deputy Anton Gerashchenko (the People's Front faction) has explained that Kyiv's decision not to allow Russian...

Britain says its priority is looking after staff in Russian Federation Britain says its priority is looking after staff in Russian Federation

Petersburg. Three days after the United Kingdom said it was expelling 23 Russian diplomats over the poisoning of a former Russian double agent on United Kingdom soil, Russia says it's responding in kind, by kicking out 23 United Kingdom diplomats n...

Russian Federation to expel 23 British diplomats: foreign ministry Russian Federation to expel 23 British diplomats: foreign ministry

In retaliation to Britain expelling 23 Russian diplomats from the UK, Russia expels 23 diplomats from Britain. The British government said they were poisoned with Novichok, a nerve agent of a type developed by Russian Federation. Britain announ...

New Banksy NYC mural supports jailed Turkish artist New Banksy NYC mural supports jailed Turkish artist

The mural protests against the jailing of Dogan, an ethnic Kurd, after she painted the Turkish flag flying over the rubble of a destroyed town. Banksy's work features a projection of Dogan's original painting above a white wall covered in tally m...

Winter Paralympics: Historic First Gold Medal for Croatia Winter Paralympics: Historic First Gold Medal for Croatia

The Neutral Paralympic Athletes (NPA) and Canada followed suit with eight golds, while Germany, Ukraine and Slovakia have secured six golds. Curling wrapped up with both the bronze and gold medal matches, while an extremely tight bronze medal game in...

'Gods are smiling', 'Literally perfect' - Newcastle fans rave over mammoth Arsenal reveal 'Gods are smiling', 'Literally perfect' - Newcastle fans rave over mammoth Arsenal reveal

CSKA are now second in the Russian Premier League, 8 points behind Locomotiv Moscow, who were just destroyed 8-1 on aggregate by Atletico Madrid , so we probably need to beat CSKA convincingly if we are going to have confidence against the Spanish f...

Small plane crashes into house outside Philippine capital, killing 10 Small plane crashes into house outside Philippine capital, killing 10

It was carrying six people, including two pilots, and was en route to Laoag in northwestern Luzon. Apolonio said that six passengers were on board the aircraft when the incident happened. Television footage showed parts of the plane wreckage and th...

Russian Federation will 'of course' expel British diplomats: Lavrov Russian Federation will 'of course' expel British diplomats: Lavrov

A witness claimed to have seen the woman frothing at the mouth with her eyes "wide open but completely white". The prime minister said there was "no alternative conclusion" than to believe Russian Federation was "culpable" for the poisonings .

Chicago pulls out as potential host city for 2026 World Cup Chicago pulls out as potential host city for 2026 World Cup

Minneapolis has dropped out of the running to host the 2026 World Cup. On Thursday morning, Minneapolis, which had been on a list of 32 finalists, said it, too, had declined to bid for similar reasons. Canada, the US and Mexico are up against Moroc...

United Nations launches $1 billion Rohingya refugee appeal United Nations launches $1 billion Rohingya refugee appeal

Fifty four per cent of the appeal was to ensure food, water and sanitation, shelter and other basic aid, with food alone accounting for 25 per cent of the total. Najib said Malaysia was ready to render assistance in finding a just and durable solutio...

Afghan official says vehicle bomber kills 2 in Kabul Afghan official says vehicle bomber kills 2 in Kabul

In a WhatsApp message sent to journalists Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said the bomber had targeted a convoy of "foreign troops". Earlier this week, General John Nicholson, the top United States commander in Afghanistan , said security in ...

Scandal-tainted Mauritius president Ameenah Gurib-Fakim resigns Scandal-tainted Mauritius president Ameenah Gurib-Fakim resigns

She does not want to see the population and economy suffer. "In the country's best interests she has chose to leave", the lawyer said. Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth said earlier this month that Gurib-Fakim, 58, had agreed to step down, with a d...

Wang Qishan elected Chinese vice president Wang Qishan elected Chinese vice president

Xi received a standing ovation after winning all 2,970 votes at the annual session of the National People's Congress for a second five-year term today. In the past, China's vice president has not been a significantly administrative or substantive p...

President demands money from Porn Star President demands money from Porn Star

Trump intends to pursue his rights to the fullest extent of the law", it reads. After Trump's legal team filed its motions on Friday, Avenatti argued in a series of tweets that the president is attempting to hide "the truth from the public".

Ukrainian Foreign Ministry protests over Putin's visit to Crimea on March 14

He urged the European Union to impose sanctions against "those who organized Russian presidential election events on a Ukrainian territory". Construction of the bridge started in 2016. The European Union also called for full compliance with global hu...

'I am a living ghost': Court rejects Romanian's claim he's alive 'I am a living ghost': Court rejects Romanian's claim he's alive

Mr Reliu has today lost his case in the northeast city of Vasului because he took too long to appeal his death certificate. Reliu left Romania in 1992 to work in Turkey. The decision, the court said, is final. "I can't do anything", he told The ...

Engineer warned of cracks before fatal Florida bridge collapse Engineer warned of cracks before fatal Florida bridge collapse

It's too early to tell whether the bridge failed when construction workers were applying post-tensioning force to strengthen the beams, said Robert Accetta of the National Transportation Safety Board . For the Moses Wheeler Bridge, "there were i...

Trump negotiating with countries over tariffs, White House says Trump negotiating with countries over tariffs, White House says

National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster is a "dedicated public servant" - and President Donald Trump said that "he had no intention of changing and that he looked forward to continue working with him", White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee ...

Guam archbishop to be removed from office Guam archbishop to be removed from office

A Vatican tribunal has found Archbishop Anthony Sablan Apuron, who was accused of sexual abuse, guilty of "certain of the accusations" against him, and removed him from office. Burke, a prominent canon lawyer, was the presiding judge in the investiga...

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