• Anger as Ukraine doesn't allow Russians to vote
Anger as Ukraine doesn't allow Russians to vote

Given the lack of real competition in the presidential race, authorities struggled against voter apathy, in the process putting many of Russia's almost 111 million voters under intense pressure to cast ballots. With the vast country stretching across 11 time zones, polls close in Kaliningrad, the exclave on the European Union border, at 1800 GMT, w...

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  • Remains of Australian woman missing since November found in Whistler
Remains of Australian woman missing since November found in Whistler

Police say they were alerted at around 7:30 Friday night to the discovery of human remains within Alpha Lake. Alison Raspa , originally from Perth, was reported missing from the Alpha Lake area near Whistler on 23 November. A personal item was found in Alpha Lake Park on the morning of November 23. Ms Raspa was originally from Canberra, an...

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  • What tricks were played in the Russian election?
What tricks were played in the Russian election?

When the journalist brought up her Sunday row with Aleksey Navalny, who strongly rejected Sobchak's offer of alliance and accused her of everything from hypocrisy to actually accepting a "tremendous sum of money" from the Kremlin for running in the election, Sobchak answered that she was disappointed with the discussion and considered all charges a...

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  • Indians missing in Iraq's Mosul since 2014 are dead: Sushma Swaraj
Indians missing in Iraq's Mosul since 2014 are dead: Sushma Swaraj

In July 2017, Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari had said that there was no "substantial evidence" on whether the Indians were alive or dead and confirmed that their last known location, the prison at Badush, has been destroyed by the Islamic State.

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  • Scotland's last Cardinal Keith O'Brien dies while in care
Scotland's last Cardinal Keith O'Brien dies while in care

But few approaching the stature of Cardinal O'Brien have publicly admitted sexual conduct that is frowned upon by the church and that contradicted their own preaching. Pope Francis, Benedict's successor, ultimately permitted him to retain the title of cardinal but, in effect, stripped him of all privileges associated with that rank, including the r...

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  • At least 70 homes and businesses destroyed by ferocious Tathra bushfires
At least 70 homes and businesses destroyed by ferocious Tathra bushfires

Fires are still burning in a peat swamp near Cobrico within the perimeter of the Terang-Cobden fire, but firefighters have stopped the spread of the blaze. Total fire bans were declared in 11 areas around NSW on Sunday. Rural Fire Service commissioner, Shane Fitzsimmons , said the inferno first started in a woodland area at around midday on Sund...

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  • Imran Khan Marries For Third Time To Faith Healer Bushra Maneka
Imran Khan Marries For Third Time To Faith Healer Bushra Maneka

Earlier in January, Imran Khan was witnessed talking something about asking his supporters to wish him to find personal happiness for which he has been deprived of. PTI chief Imran Khan signing documents of his nikah with Bushra Bibi. On January 7, the PTI chairman broke his silence about his possible third marriage, clarifying that he had o...

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  • Indian Super League: Chennaiyin FC are champs
Indian Super League: Chennaiyin FC are champs

IST: 4 minutes of added time. Dimas Delgado scuffs a shot from close range; really should have done better there. IST: A curl like that! A long clearance by a Chennaiyin defender, found Augusto unmarked, and he made no mistake to make it 3-1.

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  • Saputo Inc. (TSX:SAP) EV Value Sitting at 17756537
Saputo Inc. (TSX:SAP) EV Value Sitting at 17756537

Cooper Tire & Rubber stock traded down $0.45 during midday trading on Monday, reaching $29.90. About 4.36 million shares traded or 41.85% up from the average. Investors sentiment increased to 1.24 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.10, from 1.14 in 2017Q2. Other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company.

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  • Polls open in Russian Federation as Putin stands to win 4th presidental term
Polls open in Russian Federation as Putin stands to win 4th presidental term

Putin ". "We wish him victory at the election ". Russia's Central Election Commission chief Ella Pamfilova said observers "don't interpret some situations accurately", promising to address concerns about organised voting later in the day.

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  • The Final Stats From UMBC-Kansas State Were Really Ugly
The Final Stats From UMBC-Kansas State Were Really Ugly

The Wildcats are led by a pair of juniors, forward Dean Wade and guard Barry Brown . John Calipari has his kids playing their best basketball of the season. UMBC secured its underdog legacy in sports lore, alongside Buster Douglas, the 1980 United States Olympic hockey team, Appalachian State football and Joe Namath's Jets.

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  • S. Korea, US to launch joint military exercises from April 1: Seoul
S. Korea, US to launch joint military exercises from April 1: Seoul

North Korea has angrily denounced the drills in the past. "Our combined exercises are defence-oriented and there is no reason for North Korea to view them as a provocation", Pentagon spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Christopher Logan said in a statement.

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  • Russian Federation readies to hand Putin new term in presidential vote
Russian Federation readies to hand Putin new term in presidential vote

Russia's Central Election Commission said on Sunday it was responding to 670 claims of violations, including ballot stuffing. However, some election observers have warned of widespread cases of ballot stuffing and other irregularities.

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  • Chris Wallace: Trump Is Taking a 'Middle Road' With Russia Sanctions
Chris Wallace: Trump Is Taking a 'Middle Road' With Russia Sanctions

Trump should have learned from their errors, but at least he's starting to learn now that the problem with Russian Federation wasn't a deficit of friendliness from the US. US officials said the hackers chose their targets methodically, obtained access to computer systems, conducted "network reconnaissance" and then attempted to cover their tracks b...

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  • European Union urged to impose new sanctions against Iran
European Union urged to impose new sanctions against Iran

Any new European sanctions against Iran will have a direct effect on the nuclear deal struck between world powers and Tehran, Iran's deputy foreign minister said Friday, according to state media. "That must also be discussed to reach a common position". In response, the three European signatories - France, Britain and Germany - have proposed new...

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  • Three killed in blast outside Hekmatyar rally in Afghanistan
Three killed in blast outside Hekmatyar rally in Afghanistan

A Pakistani military official said they have no knowledge of any retired officer killed in Afghanistan. Political commentators view the Pence-Abbasi meeting as a continuation of their talks on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in NY past year.

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  • Lanka Prez Sirisena lifts nationwide state of emergency
Lanka Prez Sirisena lifts nationwide state of emergency

The government of Sri Lanka has lifted a nationwide state of emergency imposed following clashes between majority Buddhists and minority Muslims. "Returned from a very successful tour of Japan, that brings many short and long terms benefits to us".

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  • JNU Students Launch #SuspendJohri Campaign Against Professor Accused of Sexual Harassment
JNU Students Launch #SuspendJohri Campaign Against Professor Accused of Sexual Harassment

Later, 2 more students leveled the same charges against the professor. JNU students launched a Twitter campaign with the hashtag #SuspendJohri on Sunday evening, demanding action against Johri. The students accused him of sexual misconduct and abuse of power. "How will these students feel safe unless this professor is suspended?" said Aditya Mu...

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  • Supreme Court Dismisses Petition against Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar
Supreme Court Dismisses Petition against Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar

He also hit out at the RJD for questioning his "silence" after the TDP pulled out of the NDA seeking similar benefits for Andhra Pradesh. Election Commission had, in December a year ago, stated that at the time, when he had filed the affidavit, there was no case pending against Mr Kumar.

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  • Kushner Companies Filed False Documents With New York City Officials
Kushner Companies Filed False Documents With New York City Officials

Kushner Companies reportedly filed more than 80 false work permit applications with the city, which is against the law, with the goal of driving out tenants with nonstop construction. But real estate experts say it is often flouted with little to no consequences. "The right hand of city government didn't know what the left hand was doing".

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  • Missing Teen Found In Mexico With Friend's Father
Missing Teen Found In Mexico With Friend's Father

The school then prohibited Esterly from school grounds, CNN reported. A family attorney says warning flags went up about the amount of time Esterly had been spending with the teenager who was just two years older than his own daughter. He said initially he thought the pair were father and daughter and that Esterly had adopted Yu. "He had to see...

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  • Pilot accused of shooting down MH17 kills himself
Pilot accused of shooting down MH17 kills himself

Voloshin quit the Ukranian airforce after Russian Federation accused him of shooting down the Boeing 777 and had been working as acting director of Mykolayiv International Airport for around a year. Russian rebels targeted several Ukrainian jets after launching their insurgency in April 2014, while many worldwide airlines continued flying over the ...

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  • Trump, Dems at odds over immigrants, border wall
Trump, Dems at odds over immigrants, border wall

Efforts to use the measure as a vehicle to extend protections for young immigrants under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival, or DACA , program appeared likely to fail, aides said. The Gateway Project would add an $11 billion rail tunnel under the Hudson River to complement deteriorating, century-old tunnels that are at risk of closing in a ...

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  • 21:00'Sick Mentality': Pope Calls Prostitution 'Torture', 'Crime Against Humanity'
21:00'Sick Mentality': Pope Calls Prostitution 'Torture', 'Crime Against Humanity'

Francis said that in Italy it was likely that some 90% of male clients of prostitutes are baptised Catholics. This is not making love, this is torturing a woman. The root cause of this behavior, according to Francis, is a " sick mentality " dictating that "women can be exploited", that the feminist movement has yet to eradicate from the collective ...

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  • Facebook's security chief to leave company
Facebook's security chief to leave company

The Times report also follows Facebook's announcement last week that it had suspended Cambridge Analytica over evidence that it used data from 50 million user profiles to craft messages on the social network designed at influencing elections.

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