Winter Olympics: Russian player dedicates medal to banned compatriots

Russia's short-track speed-skater Semion Elistratov won the bronze medal at a distance of 1,500m at the Olympic Games in South Korea's PyeongChang . Staying back in the pack early in the nine-man final, Lim overtook the lead with two laps to go an... More..

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Indian PM in Palestinian Authority Visit
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Indian PM in Palestinian Authority Visit

Upon his arrival, he has already become the first Indian Prime Minister to travel to Palestine. "We count on India, an global force on a strategic and economic level, to help Palestinians achieve a just peace...More..

by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

North Korea had frank, candid talks with South's president: KCNA

The first liberal president in a decade, Moon during his inauguration speech past year that he would be willing to visit Pyongyang and meet with Kim Jong-un if that helps solve the nuclear problem. North Korea ...More..

Real Madrid 5 v Real Sociedad 2 - story of the match
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Real Madrid 5 v Real Sociedad 2 - story of the match

Real Sociedad travelled to Madrid with the fourth worst defensive record in the Liga Santander and they fell behind after less than a minute as Lucas Vazquez, who was in the side for the rested Gareth Bale, op...More..

La sorella di Kim torna a casa
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La sorella di Kim torna a casa

L'agenzia sudcoreana Yonhap informa che il presidente della Corea del Sud e il capo di stato della Corea del Nord presenzierano insieme alla prima partita della squadra di hockey su ghiaccio femminile cor...More..

by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Turkish helicopter shot down by Kurdish militia in Syria's Afrin - Erdogan

A Turkish military combat helicopter crashed on Saturday in northwestern Syria's Afrin during the ongoing operation, and two soldiers were killed, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said. The two ...More..

Here's How North Korea Will Keep Olympians From Defecting
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Here's How North Korea Will Keep Olympians From Defecting

South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported that servers were shut down to prevent damage to technical systems, causing problems with the Pyeongchang Olympic website. The Games has seen better ties between t...More..

Syria calls rare US strike an effort 'to support terrorism'
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Syria calls rare US strike an effort 'to support terrorism'

The Turkish-Banjul diplomacy chief noted that these terrorist elements should be wiped out from these border territories because they are not only killing innocent people in Syria, but also displacements of civ...More..

by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Pyeongchang Olympics open with a call for unity, harmony

But US has distanced itself from the North Korean overtures. They both donned the red, white, and blue Team USA winter jackets. At Friday's opening ceremony, for example, Moon shook hands with Jong, as Pence...More..

Donald Trump: 'Mere allegations' are destroying lives
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Donald Trump: 'Mere allegations' are destroying lives

Trump defended Porter in the Oval Office on Friday and wished him well while making no mention of the alleged victims. "There is no recovery for someone falsely accused - life and career are gone", Trump tw...More..

Iran sneers at reports of Israel downing Iranian drone
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Iran sneers at reports of Israel downing Iranian drone

An IAF F-16 jet also crashed, after its two pilots ejected. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has long warned of the danger of Iran's growing military presence along Israel's northern border. "We ...More..

Farooq Sattar reacts to Rabita Committee's decision
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Farooq Sattar reacts to Rabita Committee's decision

The committee had also announced that it was delegating the right to choose party's elections candidates to deputy-convener Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui - a move which failed when the ECP ruled in Sattar's favour, s...More..

Turkish Military Helicopter Shot Down In Syria
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Turkish Military Helicopter Shot Down In Syria

The attack came just hours after Israel said one of its military jets was shot down in Syria. " One of our helicopters was downed just recently ", Erdogan said as he spoke to a member of the ruling Justice an...More..

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Amid Olympic thaw, Pence says allies united in isolating North Korea

Already there have been concerns that North Korea's overture of the sports diplomacy is an indirect attempt by the regime to wedge a rift between the US and South Korea. "VP does not applaud N. Korea or exchang...More..

18 useless after Hong Kong bus topples over
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18 useless after Hong Kong bus topples over

On Saturday, the route 872 bus had been on its way from Shatin racecourse to Tai Po. According to local police officers, a total of 18 persons were killed, including15 men and three women confirmed dead at th...More..

North Korea's Summit Offer Could Test US-South Korea's United Nuclear Front
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North Korea's Summit Offer Could Test US-South Korea's United Nuclear Front

Moon met Kim Yo Jong and the North's ceremonial head of state Kim Yong Nam for talks and lunch at the Blue House today. Any summit between the two still-officially warring Koreas would be a coup for Moon, w...More..

Russian Federation begins deportation of N.Korean laborers
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Russian Federation begins deportation of N.Korean laborers

The new sanctions boost against North Korea was passed in December and stipulated that all North Koreans working overseas should be sent back by the end of 2019. The migrants' role in the construction industr...More..

Local Poll - Former President Rajapaksa proxy heads for landslide
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Local Poll - Former President Rajapaksa proxy heads for landslide

Sirisena has targeted the Wickremesinghe's United National Party, dubbing it even more corrupt than the Rajapaksa government of which Sirisena walked out to become the then main opposition challenger. The elect...More..

Trump won't declassify Democratic memo on Russia
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Trump won't declassify Democratic memo on Russia

In a letter to Republican Representative Devin Nunes of California, chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, McGahn said the Justice Department concluded that portions of the memo were highly sensitive...More..

Turkish jets resume airstrikes over Syrian Kurdish enclave
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Turkish jets resume airstrikes over Syrian Kurdish enclave

The battle underscored the competing global and regional powers fighting in Syria and the myriad conflicts they are prosecuting on Syrian territory almost seven years into the civil war. Authorities have con...More..

Saratov Airlines plane crashes near Moscow with 71 on board
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Saratov Airlines plane crashes near Moscow with 71 on board

As per details by Russian Media, the plane crashed on the outskirts of the Russian capital on Sunday after taking off from Moscow's Domodedovo airport. When does Lent 2018 start, why do we have it and when do...More..

Helicopter Crashes In The Grand Canyon
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Helicopter Crashes In The Grand Canyon

Photos of the crash scene showed flames and dark smoke rising from the rocky terrain. The company says it flies around 600,000 passengers a year over the Grand Canyon and on other tours. It also noted that it...More..

Kim Jong Un invites South Korean president for summit
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Kim Jong Un invites South Korean president for summit

Pyongyang's self-promotion campaign began at the start of the year. But it made no mention of US President Mike Pence , who was seated in the same box as Moon and the two North Koreans. The two are easily conf...More..

Amid Olympic thaw, Pence says allies united in isolating N. Korea
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Amid Olympic thaw, Pence says allies united in isolating N. Korea

Last year Kim Jong Un's regime claimed to have successfully launched a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile which was of striking the US. A visit by Mr Kim's sister , a handshake, a luncheon - thos...More..

Radhika Apte shares a personal story ahead of PadMan's release
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Radhika Apte shares a personal story ahead of PadMan's release

Muruganantham also known as " India's Menstrual Man" who was present at the event said, "I never thought someone would make a film on my story". Pad Man is inspired by the story of Arunachalam Muruganan...More..

First child flu-related death reported in SC
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

First child flu-related death reported in SC

With 15,753 laboratory confirmed influenza cases reported to the New York State Department of Health, and 2,349 New Yorkers hospitalized with confirmed influenza, these numbers are again the highest weekly numb...More..

Oxfam sex scandal: Sacked staff found new aid job in Bangladesh
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Oxfam sex scandal: Sacked staff found new aid job in Bangladesh

Penny Mordaunt's warning follows claims that Oxfam covered up the use of prostitutes by aid workers in Haiti after the 2010 quake. The Department for International Development (DFID) said the UK-based charity...More..

Operation Olive Branch: Turkish military helicopter shot down in Syria operation
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Operation Olive Branch: Turkish military helicopter shot down in Syria operation

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said in a televised speech that the military helicopter had been shot down, without saying who was responsible but vowing they would pay a "heavier price". "Eleven members of the ...More..

Trump Attacks #MeToo Movement After Two House Aides Resign Amid Allegations
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Trump Attacks #MeToo Movement After Two House Aides Resign Amid Allegations

Both men deny the allegations . He did not mention either of the alleged victims of Porter's abuse. The Porter story has rattled the White House , unleashing a fresh wave of chaos in the West Wing as th...More..

Staff chief Kelly orders White House aides to lie about Porter's departure
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Staff chief Kelly orders White House aides to lie about Porter's departure

Sources for CNN said in a Wednesday report that Kelly knew about the allegations since last fall because Holderness and Porter's second wife Jennifer Willoughby told their claims to the Federal ...More..

N. Korean Delegation Visits Presidential Office in Seoul
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N. Korean Delegation Visits Presidential Office in Seoul

At the opening ceremony Friday night, Pence was seated in front of Kim Yo Jong, Kim Jong Un's sister and part of the North Korean delegation. Kim Jong Un wanted to meet Moon "at an early date" and Moon ha...More..

Narendra Modi arrives in Palestine, to hold talks with Mahmoud Abbas
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Narendra Modi arrives in Palestine, to hold talks with Mahmoud Abbas

India recently voted for a resolution that criticised US's decision to move its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Modi also thanked the UAE which provided nearly 30 lakh people from India a home l...More..

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Trump Tweets About Not Declassifying 'Very Political' Democratic Memo

Citing national security concerns, the White House is formally notifying the House intelligence committee that President Donald Trump is "unable" to declassify a memo drafted by Democrats that counters GO...More..

Asma Jahangir, a moderate face of Pakistan, passes away
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Asma Jahangir, a moderate face of Pakistan, passes away

Later, she also became president of Supreme Court Bar Association. Following the sad news, messages of grief and condolences were shared on social media as well as by prominent officials, including the presid...More..

Photo of historic handshake between North and South Korea goes viral
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Photo of historic handshake between North and South Korea goes viral

The Winter Games, staged only 80km (50 miles) from the North Korean border, saw the two Koreas, who are technically still at war since a 1953 armistice, march together at the opening ceremony for the first t...More..

United Nations rights expert condemns violations against Syria civilians
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

United Nations rights expert condemns violations against Syria civilians

The overnight attack, which a USA military official earlier said killed about 100 of the attackers, added another layer to the Syrian conflict that is once again plunging into a new and unpredictable spiral...More..

More than 220 civilians killed as Syria continues air strikes
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More than 220 civilians killed as Syria continues air strikes

This is published unedited from the PTI feed . Turkey's military issued a brief statement Friday, saying its jets hit 19 targets, including shelters, ammunition depots and gun positions belonging to "terror" ...More..

Anadolu Agency: Turkish military, Free Syrian Army free another village
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Anadolu Agency: Turkish military, Free Syrian Army free another village

Last Saturday, seven Turkish troops died in the second worst single-day loss of the operation so far, with five killed in a tank attack. Yildirim told reporters the downed chopper was a T129 ATAK helicopter, ...More..

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Turkish military helicopter shot down near Syria: President Erdogan

Talking to reporters in western Muğla province, Yıldırımm said: "Unfortunately, one of our two ATAK helicopters on a mission in Afrin region has crashed ". It called on worldwide aid organizations to help....More..

Kim Jong Un invites S Korean president for summit
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Kim Jong Un invites S Korean president for summit

The discussions from Saturday's meeting weren't immediately released. Pence said Friday that the USA would oppose talks between the two Koreas until the North agreed to open negotiations on ending its nuclear...More..

Meeting ends between SKorean leader, N. Koreans
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Meeting ends between SKorean leader, N. Koreans

In a rare public moment, President Moon shook hands with Kim Yo Jong, the younger sister of Kim Jong Un, at start of the opening ceremony. The North Korean diplomatic initiative comes amid growing global pres...More..

Nine Turkish soldiers killed in action in Syria's Afrin in one day
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Nine Turkish soldiers killed in action in Syria's Afrin in one day

Speaking at a meeting of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) in Istanbul, Erdogan said "we might lose one helicopter, but they will pay a heavier price ". There are, however, fears that a Turk-led o...More..

United States launches rare strike on Syrian government-backed troops
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United States launches rare strike on Syrian government-backed troops

USA officials have confirmed that an air strike had been carried out against pro-Syrian goverment forces which had attacked the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF ) in what it described as an unprovoked a...More..

Chances for rain, thunderstorms throughout Sunday afternoon
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Chances for rain, thunderstorms throughout Sunday afternoon

Most rain ends as the upper disturbance lifts northeast by Saturday evening. Another weather disturbance brings the chance for rain on Saturday , and a rain to wintry mix on Sunday . Sharply colder temperat...More..

North Korea: Cracks in US-Japan-South Korea alliance start to show
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

North Korea: Cracks in US-Japan-South Korea alliance start to show

In October 2007, then South Korean President Roh Moo-hyun met with DPRK leader Kim Jong Il in Pyongyang, marking the second summit between the two Koreas since 2000. I have never seen that before. US Ambass...More..

by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Kim Jong Un invites South Korean president to visit him in Pyongyang

Moon was heard asking the visiting delegation "I appreciate you stayed late out in the cold, are you all well?" before the talks proceeded behind closed doors. Athletes from South Korea and the DPRK also march...More..

by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Steele wrote memo based on information fed through Clinton campaign - released documents

Republicans are effectively accusing the Obama State Department of providing Steele information from Clinton associates which he then used to reinforce his own dossier that he eventually gave to the Federal Bur...More..

Senate Leader Announces Two-Year Spending Plan to Avoid Shutdown
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Senate Leader Announces Two-Year Spending Plan to Avoid Shutdown

Paul explained in an interview with Fox News Thursday afternoon why he's blocking the vote on the measure, which includes a bipartisan budget deal to lift spending caps. Senators voted 71-28 to appro...More..

Trump won't declassify Democrats' memo, citing national security concerns
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

Trump won't declassify Democrats' memo, citing national security concerns

Although Trump's Saturday morning tweet portrayed the memo's arrival on his desk as the work of Democrats, the House Intelligence Committee voted, unanimously , to release the counter memo earlier this week. B...More..

NKorea notes 'warm talks' with SKorea's Moon, no mention of summit invitation
by | Воскресенье, Февраля 11, 2018

NKorea notes 'warm talks' with SKorea's Moon, no mention of summit invitation

The two leaders however, did not discuss North Korea's invitation to Moon to visit Pyongyang, according to a senior administration official. The two Koreas have a rocky and sometimes violent history at the Bl...More..