• SBU raids premises of RIA Novosti Ukraine, chief detained
SBU raids premises of RIA Novosti Ukraine, chief detained

Hitlyanska wrote that the SBU and prosecutors had "uncovered the activities" of a Russian-controlled network of media outlets that has been "used by the aggressor country to conduct a hybrid information war against Ukraine". Earlier the day RIA Novosti reporter Kyrylo Vyshynsky was detained by Ukrainian law enforcement officers near his house. ...

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  • Israel hits dozens of 'Iranian' targets in Syria after rocket fire
Israel hits dozens of 'Iranian' targets in Syria after rocket fire

The two rivals have long fought each other through proxies, and with the new exchange each seemed to be sending a warning that a direct clash between them could swiftly escalate. "We will not let Iran turn Syria into a forward base against Israel", the Israeli defence minister said. He added: "Whoever hurts us, we will hurt them sevenfold, and wh...

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  • Buhari Congratulates APC's Fayemi Guber Candidate
Buhari Congratulates APC's Fayemi Guber Candidate

According statement made available by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, Buhari maintained that Fayemi's track records in the state as a reformist, with a penchant for building educational infrastructure and promoting the welfare of the ordinary people, will bolster his chances at the forthcoming polls.

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  • Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner subjects of Vicky Ward book
Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner subjects of Vicky Ward book

While the president was not in attendance during the dedication ceremony, he was represented by his daughter Ivanka and son-in-law Jared Kushner . "I imagine peace is inside attain if we dare to imagine the longer term might be completely different from the previous".

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  • Finance Minister Arun Jaitley undergoes kidney transplant surgery at AIIMS
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley undergoes kidney transplant surgery at AIIMS

Jaitley, 65, is a prominent member of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government. AIIMS sources said the kidney was donated to Jaitley by a distant relative, a middle-aged woman. Post the surgery, top politicians, from Rahul Gandhi, Prashant Bhushan, Piyush Goyal , Rajnath Singh to Shashi Tharoor wishing Jaitley a speedy recovery.

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  • CJP Saqib Nisar has Summoned All CEOs of Airline Companies
CJP Saqib Nisar has Summoned All CEOs of Airline Companies

The chief justice gave the summons while heading a three-member bench hearing a suo motu case. The report submitted by Sajid Ilyas Bhatti on behalf of the CAA in the SC stated that none of the pilots in private airlines held fake degrees.

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  • Brooklyn Nine-Nine Revived at NBC After Cancellation
Brooklyn Nine-Nine Revived at NBC After Cancellation

People are venting their frustration on social media at shows such as The Big Bang Theory following Brooklyn Nine-Nine's near miss which was saved by the NBC bell . The series' new time slot has yet to be revealed, but we can use the rest of the network's lineup to formulate a best guess. In the end, even Jesus stayed dead longer than B...

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  • No big progress on Brexit since March - EU's Barnier
No big progress on Brexit since March - EU's Barnier

During a meeting of ministers from the remaining European Union 27 countries, "Mr Barnier informed us that since 23rd of March no significant progress has been made", Bulgarian Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva told reporters. Barnier said the "two key points where there is a risk of failure" is the Irish issue, and the governance of any futur...

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  • Europe Has 60 Days To Give Nuclear 'Guarantees' - Iran
Europe Has 60 Days To Give Nuclear 'Guarantees' - Iran

Based on Rouhani's order, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is expected to leave Tehran for Beijing on Sunday, May 13 and then to Moscow. The Government's position, in common with its European Union partners, remains that the 2015 deal remains in operation and that former EU and United Nations sanctions on Iran, which had been suspended und...

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  • Malaysian PM says may be prime minister for 1-2 years
Malaysian PM says may be prime minister for 1-2 years

During the campaign, Mahathir, who was prime minister for 22 years in a previous stint from 1981, promised to step aside and make Anwar prime minister once he was pardoned. Dr Mahathir, who first led the country from 1981 to 2003 under Umno, is now Prime Minister under an agreement with PH that he would eventually hand over power to Mr Anwar, whose...

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  • Jammu: BSF jawan killed in ceasefire violation by Pakistan
Jammu: BSF jawan killed in ceasefire violation by Pakistan

The firing comes four days ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Jammu and Kashmir . Despite the constable being immediately evacuated to a hospital, he did not survive. At least 33 people, including 17 security personnel, have been killed in over 700 alleged incidents of Pakistan shelling in the state this year. Pakistan has repeat...

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  • BSEB 10th class result 2018 expected today; check at biharboard
BSEB 10th class result 2018 expected today; check at biharboard

Earlier, it was reported that Bihar Class 10 Matric Result were to be declared on May 10 and Class 12 Results were to be declared soon after. The official also mentioned that the results of class 10 examinations will be declared by the second week of June .

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  • United Nations warns of more attacks on voter registration sites in Afghanistan
United Nations warns of more attacks on voter registration sites in Afghanistan

In a separate attack in Farah city, Taliban fighters killed 11 police and seized a large quantity of weapons and equipment, Reuters quoted the official as saying. Special forces of Afghanistan with air support conducted active operations, but failed to prevent repeated attacks of militants. One hundred eighty-five people were wounded.

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  • Chance of rain, thunderstorms Tuesday evening
Chance of rain, thunderstorms Tuesday evening

As a large area of moist low pressure continues to circulate just off the Gulf Coast, expect cloud cover with daily chances for showers and storms straight through the end of the work week and into the upcoming weekend . As we move into the later part of the week ahead, expect slightly drier conditions early in the day with a bit more sunshine lat...

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  • Fierce battle as Taliban militants besiege provincial capital
Fierce battle as Taliban militants besiege provincial capital

Afghan security forces have struggled to combat the Taliban and IS since the USA and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation formally concluded their combat role in the country in 2014, shifting to a support and counterterrorism mission. Reinforcements including commando units as well as the Afghan air force were battling Taliban fighters around the cit...

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  • Dozens Killed, Wounded In Taliban Attack In Western Afghanistan
Dozens Killed, Wounded In Taliban Attack In Western Afghanistan

Attahullah Khogyani, the spokesman for the governor of Nangarhar province, said a suicide vehicle bomb exploded outside the building, which belongs to the provincial finance directorate. Farah borders Helmand province, where the Taliban controls several districts. Several security force members, including provincial deputy Police Chief Abdul Ra...

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  • Sochi informal summit: PM Modi, Vladimir Putin to meet on May 21
Sochi informal summit: PM Modi, Vladimir Putin to meet on May 21

Russian Federation is putting the final touches on its stadiums and facilities before this summer's World Cup . The Ministry of External Affairs, in its statement on Monday, said that "at the invitation of Russian President Vladimir Putin", Prime Minister Modi will visit Russia on May 21 for an informal summit in Sochi.

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  • Some NJ Congressional Primary Candidates Argue Party-Line Politics Are Unfair
Some NJ Congressional Primary Candidates Argue Party-Line Politics Are Unfair

There's also a contested Republican primary for U.S. Senate , pitting retiring U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta , R-11th District, against state Rep. Jim Christiana , of Beaver County. Lieutenant Governor: There are five Democrats running for the job, including Democratic incumbent Mike Stack. Both Republicans and Democrats are watching the outcome of ...

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  • Wauwatosa police release new video of fight between officer and teen
Wauwatosa police release new video of fight between officer and teen

Cops said they were called to the scene after mall security complained about the teen and four others being disruptive. In response, the officer said: "I can assure you this, an investigation has been started, the command staff is aware of this incident that happened at the mall".

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  • HUL shares hit 52-week high on strong Q4 results
HUL shares hit 52-week high on strong Q4 results

The home care business reported a double-digit volume growth. Overall volume growth was at 11 per cent in the fourth quarter, while domestic consumer growth stood at 16 per cent. During the year, the company reported total standalone income of ₹ 35,787 crore as compared to ₹ 35,013 crore in the previous year. The board of directors has proposed...

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  • Greitens says dropped charge a 'great victory'
Greitens says dropped charge a 'great victory'

Assistant St. Louis Circuit Attorney Ronald Sullivan announced that he was withdrawing the case Monday and said he wanted to switch to using a special prosecutor because Greitens' lawyers planned to call St. It's unclear what will happen with the computer tampering case, but Greitens' legal team said that it should also be turned over to a special ...

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  • Cheong Wa Dae welcomes N. Korea's pledge to dismantle nuclear test site
Cheong Wa Dae welcomes N. Korea's pledge to dismantle nuclear test site

During negotiations ahead of the summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, the US administration called on the regime to remove some of its weapons, including nuclear warheads, materials and intercontinental ballistic missiles from the country in return for easing economic sanctions, the agency reported, cit...

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  • Ex-diplomat Thae Yong-ho: North Korea likely to limit denuclearization
Ex-diplomat Thae Yong-ho: North Korea likely to limit denuclearization

Abe said the issue can not be fully settled without talks between Japan and North Korea, and that Japan's own efforts are necessary to resolve it. Kang said for the North it means the pullout of U.S. Tony Kim and Kim Hak-Song joined President Trump on the tarmac at roughly 3am after landing back in the US, they had been held in North Korea for 1...

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  • Jacinda Ardern's maternity leave plan: 'I'm certainly hoping for the best'
Jacinda Ardern's maternity leave plan: 'I'm certainly hoping for the best'

Speculation about the range and extent of Peters's powers, including whether he might be sworn in as Prime Minister during Ardern's absence, have been a staple source of gossip among political observers since she announced her pregnancy on January 19.

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  • Israeli army shoots dead dozens in Gaza in bloodiest day since 2014
Israeli army shoots dead dozens in Gaza in bloodiest day since 2014

On Monday, Israeli troops opened fire on Palestinians who have gathered near a Gaza fence for the climax of a six-week demonstration coinciding with the inauguration of United States embassy in Jerusalem al-Quds. A State Department official, speaking on background, noted that Jerusalem "is a holy city for millions of people around the world". H...

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