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Putin critic arrested as thousands heed his call for protest

In most of the opposition rallies on Sunday, police released those detained shortly afterward. Neither Medvedev nor Putin has commented on the demonstrations,...


France's Le Pen meets Putin in Moscow

The National Front Treasurer Wallerand de Saint-Just says the visit has nothing to do with raising funds for Le Pen's campaign, which received €9m (£7.8m) in fu...


Israeli troops shoot dead Palestinian teen: Palestinians

The joint statement released Thursday night after four days of talks between top officials said the issues are "exceptionally complicated", a signal that Israel...


Russia, Ukraine at odds over singer's Eurovision performance

The Kremlin fought back against claims that it was involved. Adviser to the Interior Minister of Ukraine Anton Gerashchenko disclosed identity of an alleged...


UK Retail Sales Recover In February - Finance News

United Kingdom retail sales had a huge month in February, confounding the forecasts of economists who had predicted stuttering growth in the month, according ...


British banks 'processed dirty cash from £65bn Russian money laundering operation'

The Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project said that reporters from the group and the Novaya Gazeta newspaper in Moscow obtained bank records showin...


Supporting BJP with party's permission, I'm still in Trinamool Congress: Robindro

The party, which was the second largest with 21 seats out of the 60 in the state assembly, needs another 10 to prove majority. The Congress's Govindas Konthouja...


House Intelligence chairman: 'No evidence of collusion' between Trump camp, Russian Federation

Nunes says the committee still had not received information it requested from the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Central Intelligence Agency about whether ...


G20 leaders fail to reach agreements on free trade

The draft of final joint communique of meeting, which gathered G20 finance ministers and central bank chiefs, has been agreed and includes provisions on global ...


Nicola Sturgeon: Blocking IndyRef2 will destroy United Kingdom unity

Commission spokesman Margaritis Schinas said the "Barroso doctrine" continued to apply - a reference to former commission president Jose Manuel Barroso that if ...


Israel's PM reiterates promise to build new West Bank settlement

A real estate lawyer who has worked for Trump for 20 years, Jason Greenblatt has met Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanayhu, Palestinian President Mahmoud ...


Center-Right Parties Expected to Form Government in Netherlands

The row with Turkey stemmed from the government's decision to ban two Turkish ministers from speaking at rallies in Holland because of concerns regarding "risks...


One-China policy foundation of Sino-US relations, says Li

Here are highlights of the event. Li also struck a confident tone in the country's financial stability, ruling out the possibility of systemic risks as "the c...


Ibobi quits as Manipur CM, BJP stakes claim

The BJP's tally stands at 14 as Independent candidate Govind Gawade, supported by the party, won in Priol seat. There was even a secret ballot to select the C...


Trump Wants To Host China's Xi At Florida Resort

No golf is planned during Xi's stay, Axios said. Trump also hosted Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the luxurious Florida property last month. He has b...


15 killed, dozens missing in Ethiopia garbage dump landslide

A city spokeswoman told AP news agency that many children were among the dead. The mayor of Addis Ababa noted that more than three dozen people were rescued a...


Kremlin Spokesman: Russian Envoy Met With Clinton Campaign Staff, Too

Concerning similar-style meetings between members of the Clinton campaign and Kislyak, Peskov said, "If you look at some people connected with Hillary Clinton ...


Vanderbilt falls in SEC Semis, 76-62 to Arkansas

Kentucky (28-5) has won 10 in a row and are in search of its third straight SEC Tournament championship . After the Crimson Tide cut the deficit to 58-57 wit...


Taylor Swift's Stalker Arrested for Breaking Into Her Apartment Building

During one visit (on February 6), Mohammed somehow made his way INTO the building, where he lingered in front of TayTay's door and spent time on the building's ...


Confident Boeing prepares to deliver first revamped Max models this summer

Starting next year, there will an efficient new airliner entering commercial service - the Boeing 737 MAX 9. The 737 MAX 8 type-certification test program inc...


IRGC warns United States of 'irreversible consequences' after vessel encounter

US officials labeled that encounter "unprofessional". The administration responded with its first economic sanctions, when it placed 13 people and 12 businesses...


Witness to Biloxi bus crash: 'Body pieces were thrown everywhere'

Another one took place 20 years before that, in 1983. The accident happened in Biloxi, Mississippi at around 2.15pm local time. It took more than an hour fo...


US, Russia Counter Erdogan in Syria as Fight Scrambles Allies

Hulusi Akar, Valery Gerasimov, and Joseph Dunford took place in the southeastern city of Antalya on Tuesday, the army said. In a statement released on its w...


6 injured in explosion on passenger train in central India

SHAJAPUR :At least four persons were injured on Tuesday in a blast in the Bhopal-Ujjain passenger train near Jabdi station in the district, a railway official s...


NY Gov Cuomo travels to Israel

Cuomo left Saturday and will return Monday. Governor Cuomo appointed Mr. Both those efforts factored in to the presidential buzz. The governor flew o...


Geneva peace talks produce clear agenda: United Nations envoy

United Nations mediator Staffan de Mistura said the warring parties now had a clear plan to pursue a political solution to a conflict that is entering its seven...


Francois Fillon Faces Pressure To Drop Out Of French Presidential Race

It's clear that Le Pen's intent was not to antagonize Mr. Foley's family - her acceptance of their distress and distaste at the image's distribution, although w...


Murder charge expected over body in river

The river is known for its strong current and many snags, complicating the search for the many crews involved, including Victoria police divers and NSW search a...


India accepts Pak invite for Indus dialogue

Even though officials from both countries are claiming the meeting to only be a "technical" development with India insisting that the commissioner's work can no...


Indian sportsman detained in USA over allegedly assaulting minor girl

Hussain] was arrested on Wednesday and charged with first degree sexual abuse and endangering the welfare of a child", the website quoted the Adirondack Daily ...


US Says Russia 'Accidentally' Bombed American-Backed Syrian Troops

US forces, who were a couple of miles away to assist the Syrian fighters, called in the information and the Russians halted the airstrikes, Townsend said. But s...


White House staff told to save Russia-related materials

Top House Intel Committee member Adam Schiff expressed frustration Thursday about FBI Director James Comey, saying the FBI was not forthcoming about their inves...


US Airstrikes in Yemen Hit Area Where Navy SEAL Was Killed

Residents said they believed US drones were used in Thursday's strike. Though Trump provided no specifics, a senior US official said earlier that the intellig...


AB InBev bolstered by 3 global brands

Net revenue increased by just 2.4% a year ago but would have risen a more impressive 4% when excluding the woeful Brazilian results. Anna Ward, alcoholic drin...


Iran President arrives in Islamabad to take part in ECO Summit

Muslim nations can not permit terror organizations to incriminate Muslims, Turkish Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said March 1 in an address to the Economic Cooperation O...