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Trump Emerges From Putin Meeting With Cease-Fire and Little Else

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USA president Donald Trump says he's ready to "accept" Russian denials of interference in the 2016 US election to instead focus on how to "move forward" on relations between the countries. "But you should ask him what his opinion is on that". "I do not know how this will sound, but I will say as I see it: Trump on TV is very different from the real person", the Russian leader said. Read More »

Syria ceasefire a 'hopeful step'

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Plans for the ceasefire deal were announced on Friday after an eagerly anticipated first meeting between US President Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany. Follow-up talks this week in Kazakhstan to finalise a ceasefire in those zones failed to reach a deal. To the west you have Israel and to the south you have Jordan. Read More »

James Rodriguez offered to Liverpool, amongst other clubs

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However, it now looks as if Conte will be seething again if one of his main targets chooses a move to Manchester over London - particularly given that Chelsea are the reigning Premier League champions while United could only finish sixth last season, 24 points behind their rivals. Read More »

Liu Xiaobo can be taken overseas, foreign medics say

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He was recently moved from jail to a hospital in China's northeastern city of Shenyang to be treated for late-stage liver cancer and the hospital said it had invited doctors from the United States and Germany to help with Liu's treatment. Beijing has come under fire from human rights groups over its treatment of the activist and for waiting until he became terminally sick to release him from prison more than a month ago. Read More »

Macron says still trying to change Trump's mind on climate change

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French president Emmanuel Macron left his assigned spot during the G-20 leaders' photo-op, and made his way down to the front row and placed himself next to President Trump. Trump announced last month that he would withdraw the US from the accord. "On Dec. 12, two years after the Paris (climate) agreement, I will therefore convene a summit to take further action on climate, notably on the financial front", Macron told reporters. Read More »

Kalyani Priyadarshan Signs Akhil's Movie!

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There have been talks that Sayyesha who made her debut with Akhil will romance Akhil again in the film however the makers stayed calm without responding much. "So, we are looking forward to having her on board the movie". According to a close source, Kalyani is said to have chosen the project because of the good role offered to her as well as the director helming the project. Read More »

Enforcement Directorate Raids Lalu Yadav's Daughter Misa Bharti's Residence

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Lalu Prasad Yadav's family is under fire, as first it was his children who were being accused of corruption, then his wife Rabri Devi was being inculpated of owning benami properties and now he himself in under CBI scanner. Additional Director General of Police (Headquarters) S K Singhal had said a general alert was sounded across the state in view of the political ramification of the raids. Read More »

Cleveland Cavaliers sign Jeff Green; Shelvin Mack joins the Orlando Magic

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Reportedly, before Green chose to join Cleveland he had multiple conversations with LeBron James about it. Despite his deal being for the minimum, Green will cost the Cavs nearly $8 million in salary and luxury tax next season. The Los Angeles Lakers were the front-runners for his signature early on when the Los Angeles Clippers traded him to the Hawks, but ESPN's Marc Spears has reported that they might no longer be in the running since both sides seemed to have lost interest ... Read More »

PM Modi Gets A Unique Gift From Norway Prime Minister

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In this meeting, Prime Minister Modi also promised that India will continue to cooperative with China until no harm is done to the country. Making the lead statement on the theme of terrorism at G20 leaders' retreat, Modi said it is important to understand terrorism before adopting any measures to counter it. Read More »

Venezuelan opposition leader released from prison, on house arrest

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The video was released by the government after rumors surfaced that he had health problems. Lopez, 46, was sentenced to almost 14 years in prison for inciting violence during anti-government protests in 2014. "We reiterate our call for the full restoration of Mr. Lopez's liberty and his political rights", US Department of State said in a statement . The judge in the case was later sanctioned by the Obama administration. Read More »

United States to fire RETALIATION missile against North Korea within DAYS

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It is the first operational test of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense ( THAAD ) to defend against a simulated attack, USA officials told Reuters news agency. THAAD interceptors are positioned in Guam which are meant to help guard against a missile attacks, such as one from North Korea . "The test is designated as Flight Test THAAD (FTT)-18", Johnson said, without elaborating further. Read More »

James Harden agrees to record-setting extension with Rockets

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Last summer, Harden signed a three-year contract extension through 2020 that was worth $118.1 million. Tucker averaged 6.7 points, 5.8 rebounds 1.4 steals in 81 games for the Suns and Raptors last season. He had career bests in points, assists and rebounds (8.1) for a third straight campaign. According to ESPN , the supermaximum deal is worth a whopping $228million and is the largest contract extension in National Basketball Association history. Read More »

Gwinnett County mother and slain family identified by police

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Her behavior in court Friday was freaky and erratic as she smiled to the media and gave two thumbs-up to the cameras. "It does not matter what color you are because God loves us all". "I'm going to cautious you to cut off the display for the cameras", Judge Michael Thorpe told Martinez . She is being held at Gwinnett County Jail without bail and is also expected to meet with USA immigration officials. Read More »

Responding to North Korea's ICBM Test

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Tensions are certainly high between the USA and North Korea, but also in Rancho Cordova within the Korean community. Also, a US guided missile submarine docked in South Korea , and the USS Carl Vinson aircraft supercarrier headed toward the Korean peninsula for joint exercises with South Korea's military. Read More »

Moving wildfire forces almost 3600 from their homes in central BC

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The wildfire service says the blaze started near a forest service road and the cause is under investigation. The BC Wildfire Service , RCMP and the Town of Princeton Fire Service are on scene. "Usually you're lucky to see five or six cars in the morning", he said. "We have performed a tactical evacuation in the area". Two reception centres have been set up at the curling rink in 100 Mile House and the Ramada hotel in Williams Lake. Read More »

Officer Wounded in 2016 Baton Rouge Shooting Sues Black Lives Matter Leaders

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Filed in federal court on Friday, the lawsuit claims at least $75,000 for physical pain and suffering, disability, medical expenses, loss of enjoyment of life and other damages. He had posted videos online talking about police treatment of black people in America and called for action to be taken in response to the recent string of black deaths at the hand of police officers. Read More »

Chelsea match United's Lukaku bid

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The initial reaction to the news that Manchester United were in advanced talks including agreeing a fee in a staggering deal to sign Everton's Romelu Lukaku was one of utter disbelief. Raiola did extremely well out of United previous year making an estimated £40m from Pogba's transfer from Juventus alone while stablemates Henrykh Mkhitaryan and Zlatan Ibrahimovic also joined the "Red Devils". Read More »

Army back on streets after fresh violence in Darjeeling

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GNLF and Gorkhaland supporters laid siege to the Sonada police station. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee appealed to people of Darjeeling not to resort to violence and remain peaceful. "Police is showing utmost restraint in the hills, even when they are being attacked". Moreover, reports of arson at Sonada Railway Station has also surfaced. Read More »

Kenya: 9 People Killed in Lamu 'Al-Shabaab' Attack

Residents who talked to the Nation on phone said they believe the militants could be planning attacks in other parts of the county including their village and the other surrounding areas. Al-Shabab in recent months also has increased attacks in Kenya with homemade bombs, killing at least 46 in Lamu and Mandera counties. The attack Saturday occurred in the Pandaguo area, where just three days ago Shabab fighters engaged security agencies in a daylong battle. Read More »

Kenya's interior Cabinet Secretary dies

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Matiang'i is now the cabinet secretary for education. "I have appointed Education CS Fred Matiang'i as the Acting CS for security to ensure there is no vacuum", Uhuru said in a statement. "On my own behalf and that of the entire football fraternity, I wish to extend our deepest condolences to the entire nation and most importantly to the family and friends of the late Honorable Nkaissery", Mwendwa said. Read More »

Mercedes-Benz X-Class Teaser Campaign Begins With Dramatic Video

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BMW India registered sales of 4589 units in the first half of 2017Mumbai: Munich based luxury vehicle maker, BMW India has sustained its volumes momentum in 2017 by registering a growth of 11.5% in January to June period of the calendar year, retaining the tag of the fastest growing luxury auto brand in the country. Read More »

Ricciardo playful as Hamilton cops penalty

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This didn't help Lewis Hamilton much though as he came back over the radio and complained of a similar lack of power that caused his spark plug change earlier. "Got the vehicle nice and stable for qualifying and was able to build up the confidence and this is a track where you really need it in the high-speed corners". Read More »

GOP health bill gets tougher on Medicaid

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Republicans have campaigned for years on repealing and replacing ObamaCare, arguing the Affordable Care Act is "failing" and in a "death spiral", and insisting the law is not fixable. Nine of Sasse's Republican colleagues agree. Senator Ben Sasse made a similar argument during an interview with CNN . "I've always voted Republican, but I don't know why, or if I will again", said Rose, a mental-health nurse and middle-aged mother, at the parade in Eastport . Read More »

DeAngelo Williams Says He's Retiring From Wrestling Following Impressive Slammiversary Debut

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Josh Mathews was on the card in a No Disqualification match where he teamed with Scott Steiner, losing to his broadcast colleague Jeremy Borash and Joseph Park (Abyss). The 34-year old running back now says he's waiting on a phone call so he can resume his National Football League career. "I respect the sport too much to just go in there and not perform like a wrestler". Read More »

G20: Trump says he will visit London

The President made the comments Saturday as he met with British Prime Minister Theresa May at the G20 meeting in Hamburg, Germany, confirming that the two countries are now working on a trade agreement. U.S. president Donald Trump has confirmed there will be a trade deal with the UK. The US will want to know what access its companies and banks in Britain will have to the rest of the EU. Read More »

US And Russia Disagree On What Happened In Trump-Putin Meeting

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The Russian president denied the allegations. US officials were blindsided by the Russian state news agency's release of photos of the visit, which showed Trump and the Russians in jovial conversation. CNN interviewed the former director of national intelligence, James Clapper, who said the intelligence agencies "saw no evidence whatsoever that it was anyone involved in this other than the Russians". Read More »

Europe 'in battle mood' over Trump's steel threat

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The G7, which includes Canada, Japan , the US and several European countries, have called for a solution to global overcapacity in steel, and the European Union has previously accused China of steel dumping while levying duties of its own. Read More »

Indian forces martyr two Civilians along LoC: ISPR

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Pakistan on Saturday summoned the Indian Deputy High Commissioner in Islamabad over fresh ceasefire violations on the Line of Control, that it said have killed two Pakistani civilians and injured three others. The Indian firing and shelling occurred a day after the first martyrdom anniversary of Hizbul Mujahideen Commander Burhan Muzaffar Wani was observed with the renewed pledge to continue his mission till the success of Kashmir liberation struggle. Read More »

BJP MPs enroute to Basirhat detained in Kolkata

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On Friday, a delegation of Left parties, Congress and BJP were not allowed to visit Basirhat. Fresh tension was reported in Basirhat area yesterday forcing the police to lob tear gas shells and resort to baton charge even as the state government chose to ban some organisations for allegedly instigating people. Read More »

Government ethics director who prodded Donald Trump resigns

The vacancy will allow President Trump to appoint a new OGE chief who will have to be confirmed by the US Senate. His departure "is likely to spur anxiety among ethics officials and critics of the president who viewed him as one of the few federal officials who had been willing to speak out", the Washington Post reports. Read More »