EU Leaders Endorses Iran Nuclear Deal

The leaders of Britain, France and Germany reaffirmed their support for the current nuclear deal with Iran. The issue is due to come to a head, again, in May when President Trump decides whether to maintain the treaty. The leaders of Britain France and Germany reaffirmed their support for the existing nuclear deal with Iran, which is “the best way of neutralizing the threat of … Continue reading EU Leaders Endorses Iran Nuclear Deal

Mahathir’s rides red tide into Langkawi hoping nostalgia will trump ruling party

Horford shows how indispensable he is, but now he has to deal with The Process https://ift.tt/2HAdUHU BOSTON – His long work week finally complete, Al Horford elected to take the long way home. Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens fetched Horford with 41.8 seconds remaining in Saturday’s Game 7 win over the Milwaukee Bucks but after a 26-point, 8-rebound performance that only confirmed the notion that … Continue reading Mahathir’s rides red tide into Langkawi hoping nostalgia will trump ruling party

Man’s body discovered on banks of River Isla in Keith as cops swoop on scene

https://www.thescottishsun.co.uk/?p=2565729. THE body of a man, believed to be in his twenties, has been found near a river in Keith. Cops have confirmed the grim discovery was made at around 7.20pm on April 25 on the banks of the River Isla in Keith. A section of the River Isla near the town centre of Keith Officers are still on the scene but they don’t believe … Continue reading Man’s body discovered on banks of River Isla in Keith as cops swoop on scene

South Carolina Volunteer Officer Shoots Motorist

https://wp.me/p2btKJ-7TYV A South Carolina volunteer officer has raised concerns about his duty after shooting at a Black motorist during a traffic stop. Follow @TheRSMS According to Post And Courier, an unnamed volunteer police officer fired his gun on Saturday night March 24, during a ride along with an officer of the Florence police department. In firing his gun he injured the motorist for which investigators … Continue reading South Carolina Volunteer Officer Shoots Motorist

Nobel-Awarding Swedish Academyb Under Probe by the Swedish financial crimes unit

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – The financial crimes unit of the Swedish police said on Friday it had started an investigation into the Swedish Academy, the institution that picks the winners of the Nobel Literature prize. FILE PHOTO: A general view of the Swedish Academy’s annual meeting at the Old Stock Exchange building in Stockholm, Sweden  REUTERS/File Photo The prestigious Academy has become embroiled in allegations of … Continue reading Nobel-Awarding Swedish Academyb Under Probe by the Swedish financial crimes unit

Israeli forces fire bullets, tear gas at border protesters, wound 200

GAZA (Reuters) – Israeli soldiers fired bullets and tear gas at thousands of Palestinian protesters at the Gaza-Israel border on Friday, wounding nearly 200 people, hours after the United Nations human rights chief criticised Israel for using “excessive force”. Israeli troops have killed 38 Palestinians and wounded more than 5,000 others since Gaza residents began staging protests along the border fence on March 30 to … Continue reading Israeli forces fire bullets, tear gas at border protesters, wound 200

Those against Buhari’s re-election behind attacks in the country – Lai Mohammed Briefs International Media

Lai Mohammed, the Nigerian minister of information and culture, has commended the efforts of  the Buhari administration in pushing back insurgency in Nigeria. – He eqully gave this administration kudos in its economy development and diversification efforts,  President Buhari says he may have been part of the herdsmen/farmers clashes if he did not go to school Lai Mohammed, the minister of information and culture, has … Continue reading Those against Buhari’s re-election behind attacks in the country – Lai Mohammed Briefs International Media

North Korea’s Kim Jong Lin and South Korea’s Moon Meet For the First Time

https://videopress.com/embed/ZmotGQ0J?hd=0&autoPlay=0&permalink=0&loop=0 (Provided by Wochit News) GOYANG, South Korea — With a single step over a weathered, cracked slab of concrete, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made history Friday by crossing over the world’s most heavily armed border to greet South Korean President Moon Jae-in for talks on North Korea’s nuclear weapons. Kim then invited Moon to cross briefly back into the north with him before … Continue reading North Korea’s Kim Jong Lin and South Korea’s Moon Meet For the First Time

Proud Prince William plays down Prince Albert website gaffe insisting royal baby name is undecided — Metro

Prince William and Kate Middleton have still not revealed the name of their third child (Picture: PA)Prince William has played down the growing rumours that he and Kate Middleton have named their son Albert. On Thursday, eagle-eyed royal fans spotted a page on the royal family website that appears to have been made especially for… via Proud Prince William plays down Prince Albert website gaffe insisting … Continue reading Proud Prince William plays down Prince Albert website gaffe insisting royal baby name is undecided — Metro

Ronny Jackson Withdraws As VA Secretary Nominee

WASHINGTON (CNN) – Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson has withdrawn as President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs, he said in a statement Thursday morning. His nomination was hampered by a flurry of allegations about Jackson’s professional conduct. In a statement announcing his withdrawal, Jackson slammed allegations of improper behavior leveled against him as “completely false and fabricated.” “If they had any … Continue reading Ronny Jackson Withdraws As VA Secretary Nominee

‘Cocaine cowboy’ gets 11 years in prison after 26 years as fugitive

A fugitive dubbed the last of Miami’s “cocaine cowboys” was sentenced Wednesday to 11 years in prison after being a fugitive for 26 years. Gustavo Falcon, 56, aka “Taby,” played a key role in one of the biggest drug trafficking operations of the violent 1980s smuggling era, authorities said. He was part of a gang that smuggled 75 tons of cocaine into the U.S. and … Continue reading ‘Cocaine cowboy’ gets 11 years in prison after 26 years as fugitive

Rape lawsuit against Russell Simmons has been dropped

An aspiring documentary filmmaker, Jennifer Jarosik, who accused Russell Simmons of rape has asked the court today to dismiss the lawsuit. Jennifer Jarosik filed a civil suit in U.S. District Court in January, accusing Russell Simmons, founder of Def Jam Recordings of rape and sexual battery when she approached Simmons seeking help in producing and financing a film. The woman alleged Simmons befriended her, invited her to his Los … Continue reading Rape lawsuit against Russell Simmons has been dropped

High-profile Indian guru, Asaram Bapu sentenced to life for raping 16-year-old girl- Abati

A high-profile spiritual guru in India with a huge following has been handed a life sentence for raping a teenage girl in 2013. The verdict against 77-year-old Asaram Bapu was read out on Wednesday inside the prison where he is being held in Jodhpur in Rajasthan state because of fears that his followers might resort to violence. Security was tight around the prison complex and in states … Continue reading High-profile Indian guru, Asaram Bapu sentenced to life for raping 16-year-old girl- Abati

Model kidnapped and ‘auctioned as sex slave’ released ‘because she is a mother’- Jen Mills

Italian police staged how they believe the kidnap took place (Picture: Polizia Di Stato/ Twitter) A group who ‘snatched and drugged a British model to be sold as a sex slave’ boasted they let her go because she was a mother, Italian police said. The woman, 20, was lured to Milan for a photoshoot, but when she arrived at a fake studio in the city … Continue reading Model kidnapped and ‘auctioned as sex slave’ released ‘because she is a mother’- Jen Mills

THE Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a baby boy – Sun

THE Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a baby boy. Kate Middleton and husband Prince William welcomed their third child, weighing in at 8lbs, 7oz, at 11.01am today. It is understood that William may bring Prince George and Princess Charlotte to see their new brother at St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, later this afternoon. The Royal family are said to be delighted with the news, with the … Continue reading THE Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a baby boy – Sun

Armenian police arrest more amid ongoing protests — © blogfactory

Police in Armenia have arrested scores of opposition supporters amid ongoing protests and sit-ins in the capital, Yerevan, against the parliament’s election of former President Serzh Sargsyan as prime minister. Hundreds of opposition supporters took to the streets of Yerevan, waving national flags and carrying placards reading, “Sarkisian is a dictator.” Meanwhile, some demonstrators tried […]   Hundreds of opposition supporters took to the streets of … Continue reading Armenian police arrest more amid ongoing protests — © blogfactory

Oil dips as U.S. drilling tempers otherwise bullish sentiment

Reuters. © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Illustration photo of crude oil being dispensed into a bottle By Henning Gloystein SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil prices dipped on Monday as a rising U.S. rig count implied further increases in output, marking one of the few factors tamping back crude in an otherwise bullish environment. Brent crude futures were at $73.91 per barrel at 0630 GMT, down 15 cents, … Continue reading Oil dips as U.S. drilling tempers otherwise bullish sentiment

EIB and African Development Bank to support private sector investment in Nigeria with Development Bank of Nigeria backing

EIB and African Development Bank to support private sector investment in Nigeria with Development Bank of Nigeria backing The European Investment Bank and the African Development Bank have agreed to support the creation of the new Development Bank of Nigeria to strengthen lending for business and agriculture investment in the country. The European Investment Bank has finalized a US $20-million equity stake in the new … Continue reading EIB and African Development Bank to support private sector investment in Nigeria with Development Bank of Nigeria backing

Here’s one thing North Korea can do to show it’s serious about de-nuking

Here’s one thing North Korea can do to show it’s serious about de-nuking – By Jamie Tarabay, CNN  © Ahn Young-joon/AP Photo People watch a TV screen showing North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s New Year’s speech, at Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018. North Korea is “livening up the mood” with regards to its talk on denuclearization, but doing very … Continue reading Here’s one thing North Korea can do to show it’s serious about de-nuking

Aborted Fetus And Pill Bottle In 19th Century New York Outhouse Reveal History Of Family Planning

(Source: www.forbes.com) David Tuttle / Historical ArchaeologyThe archaeological discovery of presumably aborted fetuses in outhouses in New York along with pill bottles and historical records have led researchers to conclude that many 19th century American women had family-planning concerns similar to those of 21st century women. Writing in this month’s Historical Archaeology journal, archaeologist Andrea Zlotucha Kozub of the Public Archaeology Facility at Binghamton University details her discovery … Continue reading Aborted Fetus And Pill Bottle In 19th Century New York Outhouse Reveal History Of Family Planning

Biya regime investigates illegal ivory, Pangolin scales bound for China

Cameroon Concord News Law enforcement officials in Cameroon say investigations continue following a large discovery of illegal wildlife products hidden in shipping containers bound for China. At least 1,000 kilograms of pangolin scales and several hundred elephant tusks were found April 6, in containers of cocoa that were to be transported to China from the Douala international airport. Officials have not yet determined the country … Continue reading Biya regime investigates illegal ivory, Pangolin scales bound for China

Doctor Who Illegally Prescribed Prince Painkillers Before Overdose Pays $30,000 Settlement

  Michael Ochs Archives—This content is subject to copyright. By AMY FORLITI / AP (MINNEAPOLIS) — A Minnesota doctor accused of illegally prescribing an opioid painkiller for Prince a week before the musician died from a fentanyl overdose has agreed to pay $30,000 to settle a federal civil violation, according to documents made public Thursday. The settlement between the U.S. Attorney’s Office and Dr. Michael Todd … Continue reading Doctor Who Illegally Prescribed Prince Painkillers Before Overdose Pays $30,000 Settlement

LG’s 2018 OLED TVs sport new processor, promise smoother motion

BYKOPITIAMBOTON 2018-04-19 (Source: http://www.techgoondu.com) LG is shipping its latest 2018 OLED TVs in Singapore this month, with each sporting a new processor that enables richer colours, sharper images and smoother motion. The top-end lineup is led by the wallpaper-like W8. If the paper-thin design with a depth of just 2.57mm looks familiar, that is because it’s an update to last year’s W7 that set the … Continue reading LG’s 2018 OLED TVs sport new processor, promise smoother motion

Facebook Unveils New Privacy Policies to Comply With Europe’s Data Rules

(Source: http://www.inc.com) Facebook will start asking its European customers this week for permission to use their personal data for targeted advertising and other features in an effort to comply with the European Union’s new data privacy regulations. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which goes into effect on May 25, was passed two years ago to tighten restrictions on companies that collect user data on anyone in the European Union. Under … Continue reading Facebook Unveils New Privacy Policies to Comply With Europe’s Data Rules