by | August 30, 2018 | 08:35

Russian Federation will hold its biggest war games in almost four decades next month, a massive military exercise that will also involve the Chinese and Mongolian armies. In remarks carried by Russian media, Shoigu said Vostok-2018 would "in some senses [be] even bigger" than 1981 war games staged in eastern Europe during the-then Soviet era.

by | August 30, 2018 | 08:20

It was an attempt to end the "willing-buyer, willing-seller" model which has been in place since South African independence from apartheid rule. Last week, the South African Poultry Association (SAPA) filed a lawsuit against the country's government, demanding the suspension of the U.S.

by | August 30, 2018 | 03:31

Among those visited by police teams include Arun Ferreira , Vernon Gonsalves , Varavara Rao , Susan Abraham , journalist Kranthi Tekula, Father Stan Swamy , Anand Teltumbde and Gautam Navlakha . She began working with the Mukti Morcha in 1986, after witnessing the abysmal working conditions of labourers in West Bengal, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh during her stint as a student in IIT Kanpur.

by | August 30, 2018 | 00:27

McGahn - who has fully cooperated with special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation - threatened to quit earlier this year after Trump threatened to fire Mueller. McGahn did not discuss the issue with Rosenstein and threatened to quit when Trump continued to insist that he do so, the person said. But McGahn and Trump are still on "amicable" terms, Giuliani said.

by | August 29, 2018 | 22:33

A woman - barefoot and wearing what could be handcuffs - repeatedly rang doorbells at a number of Texas homes before vanishing into the night. The video has divided commenters on social media, with many saying they would have tried to help the woman if she had rung their doorbell.

by | August 29, 2018 | 21:41

According to NBC News, the FBI issued a short statement on the claim: "The FBI has not found any evidence the (Clinton) servers were compromised". As results from primaries ahead of the mid-term elections came in, Trump tweeted about "Big Election Wins" and derided Florida Democrat Andrew Gillum, a victor in Florida, as a "failed Socialist mayor".

by | August 29, 2018 | 18:52

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa, who served with McCain for 31 years, said Monday he was in favor of "naming nearly any building" for McCain, but added, "I'm not sure that I would make a decision on a specific building at this point".

by | August 29, 2018 | 15:53

Rogoff said about 40 French boats had gathered overnight in protest at British " pillaging " of the scallop supply. Sheryll Murray, the MP for South East Cornwall, said she had urged Mr Gove to raise the issue with... This year, the fed-up French rejected that agreement. "'For the Brits, it's an open bar - they fish when they want, where they want, and as much as they want, ' he complained".

by | August 29, 2018 | 14:24

But his reputation and political influence have taken a sharp hit as his promised economic gains have failed to materialise. In a court filing at the International Court of Justice, the United Nation's top court, Iran's lawyers said the U.S.

by | August 29, 2018 | 14:17

White House officials - chief of staff John Kelly and press secretary Sarah Sander - had planned to put out a more detailed statement , and one that described McCain as a war-hero. McCain, who will be buried Sunday, is likely to be replaced by a more conservative, toe-the-line appointee. "And we can try, as he summoned us to try, to restore the Senate to its rightful place in our national political life", Schumer said about the Republican he'd worked alongside since the early 1980s.

by | August 29, 2018 | 13:14

Bush and Obama are expected to offer eulogies at his funeral, to be held at the National Cathedral in Washington , D.C. Vice President Mike Pence is to attend, but not Trump. McCain was just one of 11 US senators in the state's 116-year history, and on Tuesday, primary voters will decide the nominees in races across all levels of government.

by | August 29, 2018 | 12:28

May, who is visiting the continent with United Kingdom business executives, said Britain will work with African countries to tackle insecurity and migration by creating jobs. It comes after the EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier indicated last week that a deal may be pushed back to early November. She added that Philip Hammond was highlighting "work in progress" figures released in January when he published a letter just hours after the government started revealing its no-deal ...

by | August 29, 2018 | 11:49

Recruiting Hulot as a minister had been a coup for Macron, who has sought to position France as a champion in the fight against environmental degradation and as a counterweight to the climate change attitudes of U.S. "I don't understand why he is stepping down when we had many successes in the first year that are to his credit", government spokesperson Benjamin Griveaux told the French broadcaster BFM TV, according to Reuters .

by | August 29, 2018 | 10:57

McCain , a six-term Arizona senator who died at 81 after a long battle with brain cancer, was widely respected for his history as a Vietnam war hero and his commitment to his moral code over party alliance. "Indeed, a Democratic senator just spoke to me on the floor and was very kind and said, 'You know we're all looking to you now, '" she said late on Monday.

by | August 29, 2018 | 09:41

The New York Police Department has a number of officers with skills in bee keeping according to the department's official bee keeper Twitter account . People react to a swarm of bees in Times Square in New York City on Aug 28, 2018. I guess the bees love the unbeelievable sights here!' The collection of bees immediately became the biggest attraction at the NY tourist destination with hundreds of people lining up to snap a photo.

by | August 29, 2018 | 08:08

Lasnik, who ordered the federal government to go back to the Obama-era policy for now. Cody Wilson says he began selling the plans Tuesday morning and that he believes that selling them, instead of posting the plans for free, will not run afoul of the Seattle federal judge's Monday order.

by | August 29, 2018 | 06:51

According to BGR , giant squids are known to reach maximum lengths of 40 feet, which makes the Aplin brothers' find small by comparison, but the animal's extremely reclusive tendencies still make the sighting quite notable. Daniel Aplin posted evidence of their finding to the Facebook page " OCEAN HUNTER Spearfishing & Freediving Specialists ", and the photographs immediately drew attention from other spear fishers and divers.

by | August 29, 2018 | 05:25

Researchers calculated excess deaths that occurred in the US commonwealth between September 2017 and February 2018. Puerto Rican Governor Ricardo Rossello called the new death toll "painful", while Carlos Santos-Burgoa, a researcher who aided with the study, said, "There are huge inequalities in Puerto Rico that were brought up by the hurricane".

by | August 29, 2018 | 04:06

Then in December, Trump tweeted out his support for DeSantis, who wasn't even in the race at the time . The front-runner is Rep. Ron DeSantis , R-Fla., a member of the House Freedom Caucus who represents Florida's 6th Congressional District in the House of Representatives.

by | August 29, 2018 | 03:04

The UN investigators called on the global community to stop that supply line, reports the Guardian . "The Group of Experts has reasonable grounds to believe that the Governments of Yemen, the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia are responsible for human rights violations, including unlawful deprivation of the right to life, arbitrary detention, rape, torture, ill-treatment, enforced disappearance and child recruitment, and serious violations of freedom of expression and economic, ...