Thursday July 20-th, 2017

EU, Japan announce trade deal EU, Japan announce trade deal

We concluded EU-Japan political and trade talks". The meeting will be attended by Tusk, EU Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. The agreement will provide valuable access for European Union wine and dairy exp...

China warns India it'll support Sikkim's independence China warns India it'll support Sikkim's independence

According to reports , the political councilor of the Chinese embassy in India, Li Ya, has suggested India withdraw its troops back to its side of the boundary before any sort of peace talks between the two nations can start. The official said Dok...

Snoop Dogg Reveals He Illegally Obtained Jay-Z's Album Snoop Dogg Reveals He Illegally Obtained Jay-Z's Album

The RIAA tweeted JAY-Z's major accomplishment on Wednesday. Even more impressive, originally, the album was only available exclusively through Tidal and to pre-existing subscribers, as well as Sprint customers. In the animated film, directed by...

Trump set to give major speech at historic Warsaw Square Trump set to give major speech at historic Warsaw Square

Trump's own staff appears to be anxious that unscripted Trump could cause problems in that meeting, given that Trump is facing an FBI investigation into his campaign's alleged ties to Russian Federation and has thus far not categorically condemne...

Trump talks North Korea threat in calls with China, Japan leaders Trump talks North Korea threat in calls with China, Japan leaders

However, after the Xi-Trump summit in April brought an improvement in relations with the fledgling U.S. administration, the latest events are a reminder that risks remain and that from time to time we can expect to see bilateral tensions rise.

Greek coast guard fires on Turkish ship Greek coast guard fires on Turkish ship

Our only consolation is the fact that nobody was hurt in the incident. Three Greek Coast Guard boats tried to approach the Turkish-flagged vessel and tankers traveling off the coast of Turkish resort town of Bodrum from the islands of Kalymnos, P...

Russia, Turkey, Iran fail to agree on Syria de-escalation zones Russia, Turkey, Iran fail to agree on Syria de-escalation zones

Russia, Turkey and Iran have failed to hammer out details on an agreement over the war in Syria , including the boundaries and policing of four safe zones previously agreed, according to Moscow's chief negotiator. While Damascus has voiced its suppo...

Northern Ireland executive will not be formed in 'immediate term': United Kingdom minister Northern Ireland executive will not be formed in 'immediate term': United Kingdom minister

During his address in parliament, Brokenshire declined to call another election for the assembly but stressed that "this hiatus can not continue for much longer". But we will not forget our responsibilities to uphold political stability and good gove...

Kano govt declares Tuesday public holiday to mourn Maitama Sule Kano govt declares Tuesday public holiday to mourn Maitama Sule

According to News Agency of Nigeria , the late Maitama-Sule (87) was later buried at Kara Cemetery at Kofar Mazugal in Kano metropolis. Maitama Sule's corpse is expected to arrive in Kano tomorrow, for a funeral at the Kano Central Juma'at...

Markelle Fultz scores 17 in Sixers Summer League debut Markelle Fultz scores 17 in Sixers Summer League debut

The Celtics would go on to win by that score, and Tatum finished with 21 points and 7 rebounds. While Tatum's night was spectacular, it was last year's No. The others are Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot, Jonah Bolden , Isaiah Miles and Larry Drew II. ...

Mass rally held ahead of G20 summit in Hamburg Mass rally held ahead of G20 summit in Hamburg

When asked by German weekly Die Zeit if she would stand by those words today, Merkel answered in the affirmative, specifically mentioning the US. The German leader, who faces elections in September, has expressed her disappointment with the USA...

Hot air balloon crashes in pond with alligators Hot air balloon crashes in pond with alligators

Everyone seems to be giggling and having fun, until the basket starts to sink and one person starts screaming like a maniac. "(The pilot) attempted to land in a field off of the Turnpike but ended up in a retention pond", Sgt. Kittinger, who has thou...

Man who inspired ALS Ice Bucket Challenge back in hospital Man who inspired ALS Ice Bucket Challenge back in hospital

The Ice Bucket Challenge saw millions of people dump a bucket of ice on their head and post videos online. Frates, 32, who's now paralyzed and unable to speak, hasn't lost his sense of humor. "Any family would be broke because of this", said hi...

David Beckham Shocked At Criticism For Kissing Harper David Beckham Shocked At Criticism For Kissing Harper

This isn't the first time the family have been criticised for apparently "inappropriate" posts. "I kiss all my kids on the lips". One Instagrammer asked, "On the lips??? what has the world come to". What do you think: is it okay to kiss your ch...

Hinkley Point nuclear plant to cost extra £1.5bn Hinkley Point nuclear plant to cost extra £1.5bn

The French government stepped in later on Monday, with Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire asking EDF to come up with a "rigorous" action plan by the end of July to ensure the review's financial impact remains as small as possible. In 2007, an EDF bo...

First re-flown commercial spacecraft returns from International Space Station First re-flown commercial spacecraft returns from International Space Station

NASA and the Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS), the non-profit organization that manages research aboard the USA national laboratory portion of the space station, will receive time-sensitive samples and begin working with resear...

One militant reportedly killed in south Kashmir One militant reportedly killed in south Kashmir

Army, local police and Central Reserve Police Force ( CRPF ) began search operation to nab a militant suspected to be trapped in the area. According to a senior police official, the encounter between the hiding terrorists and the security forces st...

Vlogger Accidentally Poisons Herself While Eating a Plant on Live Stream Vlogger Accidentally Poisons Herself While Eating a Plant on Live Stream

Reports also claim that Zhang lost her voice and was in critical condition - which seems odd when she only appeared to consume a few bites of a plant that causes irritation. Only, that doesn't work so well when the plant in question is Agave American...

Small plane crashes in North Georgia; 4 dead Small plane crashes in North Georgia; 4 dead

Wreckage of the plane was located near the intersection of U.S. Highway 8 and State Highway 111. At this point, we don't know how many people have been killed. The sheriff's office says the crash happened just south of the city of Phillips. Stay ...

Inside the Capitals' decision to trade Marcus Johansson Inside the Capitals' decision to trade Marcus Johansson

The Washington Capitals made two significant moves on Sunday during the NHL's free agency period, starting with left winger Evgeny Kuznetsov signing an eight-year, $62.4 million contract to stay with the team. "We were expecting to run into som...

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