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Iran's Supreme Leader posts Instagram pic reading 'Fire and Fury'

Iran's Supreme Leader posts Instagram pic reading 'Fire and Fury' Iran responded with frustration, but it now appears to be engaging in a more off-the-cuff manner. Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has harshly reacted to the United States' withdrawal from the nuclear agreement with Iran in strongly worded remarks published on his official website on Wednesday May 9. [Full Article...]

Aircraft crashes in Co Offaly

Aircraft crashes in Co Offaly According to The Journal , the aircraft had left Clonbullogue Airfield earlier this afternoon, carrying 16 parachutists who were making the jump from the plane to land. "A rescue/recovery operation is under way". It crashed near the Irish Parachutists Club in County Offaly, Ireland . Edenderry-based independent Councillor Noel Cribbin told the Irish Times that the whole community is in... [Full Article...]

Pakistan stops USA diplomat to fly out in Bagram-bound plane

Pakistan stops USA diplomat to fly out in Bagram-bound plane As a result, a U.S. Air Force C130 flown in to Pakistan's Nur Khan air base outside Islamabad was forced to leave without him on Friday, Geo TV and the two newspapers reported. Col Hall had escaped arrest because of diplomatic immunity but a first information report (FIR) regarding the incident was registered with Kohsar Police Station. [Full Article...]

Iran Calls for Clarity Over Nuclear Deal After Talks With China

Iran Calls for Clarity Over Nuclear Deal After Talks With China Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif sought further talks after failing to win any concrete assurance to help tackle the US threat of economic sanctions over its nuclear program. It reiterated that Iran was preparing to resume "industrial-scale" uranium enrichment "without any restrictions" unless Europe provided solid guarantees that it could maintain trade ties despite renewed United States sanct... [Full Article...]

Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner In Israel Ahead Of US Embassy Opening

Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner In Israel Ahead Of US Embassy Opening Monday is bound to be one of the worst days in office for Abbas since the militant Hamas movement seized Gaza in a 2007 takeover. "You deserve a better government". More than two million people are packed into the narrow Gaza Strip, where poverty and unemployment rates are high. A mass border breach could trigger potentially lethal Israeli force. [Full Article...]

China's new aircraft carrier begins sea trials near Dalian

China's new aircraft carrier begins sea trials near Dalian What will be at test is the carrier 's reliability and stability with regards to its power systems. The ship, temporarily named Type 001A, was floated off in April 2017 after nearly 4 years of construction. By now its outfitting - during which engineers installed and fine-tuned all interior equipment and weapons - has been completed. China has been steadily increasing investment to modernize i... [Full Article...]

Iran Had Never Made Strategic Decision to Give Up Nukes: Bolton

Iran Had Never Made Strategic Decision to Give Up Nukes: Bolton Zarif on Tuesday will meet with his counterparts from Germany , France and the United Kingdom in Brussels. British Prime Minister Theresa May has told US President Donald Trump that the United Kingdom and its European Union partners will remain "firmly committed" to the Iran nuclear deal. [Full Article...]

White House aide who said McCain is 'dying' still working

White House aide who said McCain is 'dying' still working On Thursday, Kelly Sadler , a special assistant who handles surrogate communications, told other staffers that McCain's opposition to President Donald Trump's Central Intelligence Agency director nominee Gina Haspel does not matter because "he's dying anyway ", a White House official told CNN . [Full Article...]

Public office in Afghanistan comes under armed attack

Public office in Afghanistan comes under armed attack The assault came days after suicide bombers and gunmen launched apparently coordinated attacks on two Kabul police stations Wednesday, killing at least ten people. The Taliban recently launched their annual spring offensive, in an apparent rejection of a peace talks overture by the Afghan government. Last year, United States stepped up its support to struggling Afghan forces, announcing plans fo... [Full Article...]

F-22s Intercept 2 Russian Bombers Off Alaska Coast

F-22s Intercept 2 Russian Bombers Off Alaska Coast Russian nuclear forces dispatch two strategic bombers into the air defense zone near Alaska on Friday and the aircraft were intercepted by American F-22 jets, the U.S. Russia regularly tests the patience and nerve of its rivals by flying near or through enemy airspace and it is just the latest examples of belligerent Russian activity in recent weeks. [Full Article...]

Forecast: A chance of rain for Mother's Day

Forecast: A chance of rain for Mother's Day Otherwise we're mostly cloudy, warm and muggy, with light winds and a summery feel as lows hold up in the mid-60s to near 70. Variable cloudiness; a couple of showers and a t-storm around, mainly early and again later in the afternoon. South wind 5 to 7 miles per hour. Atlantic high pressure will hold on Sunday to ensure that we will have a handsome Mother's Day . This lead to sun-filled sk... [Full Article...]

Cooper Says Dern Is A "Disgrace", But Will Take Catchweight Fight

Cooper Says Dern Is A Cooper, however, has agreed to proceed with the contest, but she will reportedly receive 30% of Dern's purse. Mackenzie Dern and Amanda Cooper were scheduled to fight at UFC 224 at the women's strawweight limit. Dern appeared significantly bigger as the two fighters made their way to the octagon. Despite the weigh-in slip-up by Dern, she and Cooper will still be part of a main card that ... [Full Article...]

Rights Groups Slam Israel's Move to Expel Local HRW Director

Rights Groups Slam Israel's Move to Expel Local HRW Director Human Rights Watch accuses Israel of attempting to "shut down criticism" after director ordered to leave. The following month he was granted a work visa. Human Rights Watch, on the other hand, is flagrantly lying about Shakir's conduct, as anyone with access to his publicly available Twitter feed can easily confirm. [Full Article...]

Cyprus makes it through Eurovision semi-final, favourite to win

Cyprus makes it through Eurovision semi-final, favourite to win Song composition, " Toy " (" Toy "), which the singer is the Eurovision song contest , after the presentation in may gained 2 million views in 3 days. Saara Aalto from Finland performs the song "Monsters" in Lisbon, Portugal, Monday, May 7, 2018 during a dress rehearsal for the Eurovision Song Contest. [Full Article...]

Mumbai cop Himanshu Roy's battle with cancer began in early 2000s

Mumbai cop Himanshu Roy's battle with cancer began in early 2000s Himanshu Roy's suicide may not be connected to the cancer he was diagnosed with. Apparently, Roy was at his residence on the fourth floor of Suruchi Building near YB Chavhan Centre in South Mumbai when he shot himself. In November 2016, Mr Roy started his consultations with Centre for Difficult Cancers (CDC) where he was among the 140 patients with last stage cancer and was offered precisio... [Full Article...]

Wenger predicts European Super League

Wenger predicts European Super League Wagner has enhanced his reputation by ensuring top-flight football for another year at Huddersfield in their first full season in the top division after they drew 1-1 with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge . The German has played in 36 of Huddersfield's 37 Premier League games this season - starting in all 36 games - and has been a key reason why the terries were able to secure their Premier league s... [Full Article...]

Deadly Paris knife attack treated as terrorism: French officials

Deadly Paris knife attack treated as terrorism: French officials The President of France Emmanuel Makron wrote on his Twitter page: "France has again paid the price of blood for their freedom, but will not give the enemy a chance at this freedom to infringe". "Firemen were giving her first aid". French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb called it an "odious" attack. "The speed of the response obviously avoided a heavier toll", he said. [Full Article...]

Karnataka exit polls divided over BJP, Congress, JDS seen kingmaker

Karnataka exit polls divided over BJP, Congress, JDS seen kingmaker However, India News-Today's Chanakya has predicted a clear cut majority for the BJP with 120 seats. The Congress had won 122 seats in the 2013 state Assembly polls following a split in the BJP, which was reduced to 40 seats while the JD (S) also got 40 seats. [Full Article...]

Beijing condemns deadly Myanmar border clashes

Beijing condemns deadly Myanmar border clashes The conflict, including in the northern-most state of Kachin, has escalated over the past month as the global focus remains on the Rohingya crisis in the west of the country. "We are sorry. But it's hard to say how they were killed during the fighting", he said. A further 20 civilians were wounded, a spokesman said. Observers believe Beijing holds significant sway over the ethnic rebels near... [Full Article...]

Iranians among dead in Israel strikes on Syria

Iranians among dead in Israel strikes on Syria That updates the monitor's initial toll of 23, which did not specify the number of Iranians. "The new report is due to the death of wounded or missing persons whose deaths have been confirmed", Abdel Rahman added. Speaking on Friday while touring the Israeli held side of the Golan Heights, Lieberman said Israel does not "look for friction. we did not come to the Iranian border, they came here". [Full Article...]


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