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Syrian army gives Harasta rebels till 3pm to withdraw

Syrian army gives Harasta rebels till 3pm to withdraw

Troops have splintered Ghouta into three besieged zones in one of the bloodiest offensives of the seven-year war, with rebels facing their worst defeat since the battle of Aleppo in 2016. Eastern Ghou...

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Britain says likely that Russia's Putin made decision for nerve agent attack

Britain says likely that Russia's Putin made decision for nerve agent attack

Voting began on Saturday in Russia's presidential election, in which incumbent Vladimir Putin is seeking a fourth term in office. The doctor, who gave her name only as Yekaterina because of fear...

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ISL 2018 Final: Bengaluru FC v/s Chennaiyin FC

ISL 2018 Final: Bengaluru FC v/s Chennaiyin FC

On the other hand, Bengaluru will be wary of Chennaiyin's goal-scoring record from set-pieces (10 - the most by any club this season). This was Chennaiyin FC's second title triumph in the ISL, t...

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Putin says 'nonsense' to think Russian Federation would poison spy in Britain

Putin says 'nonsense' to think Russian Federation would poison spy in Britain

Earlier Sunday, there were widespread reports of ballot-box stuffing and forced voting, but complaints of voting irregularities will likely do little to undermine Putin, according to the AP. Video rec...

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TDP's exit reduces NDA MP count to 315 in Lok Sabha

TDP's exit reduces NDA MP count to 315 in Lok Sabha

The two no-confidence motions target voters in Andhra Pradesh ahead of next year's state elections. The Telugu Desam Party today chose to quit the NDA, days after two of its ministers resigned f...

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Vehicle drives into Kent nightclub, multiple injuries reported

Vehicle drives into Kent nightclub, multiple injuries reported

More than a dozen people were injured last night when a driver allegedly ploughed his auto into a busy nightclub. Investigating officer detective chief inspector David Chewter, of the Kent and Essex...

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Last-gasp penalty sees Scotland survive scare to beat Italy

Last-gasp penalty sees Scotland survive scare to beat Italy

We certainly looked the stronger team in the second half". Italy finish bottom of the table for the third straight year with five defeats in five games, with captain Sergio Parisse suffering his 1...

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Philippine leader urges other nations to quit ICC

Philippine leader urges other nations to quit ICC

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday called for other signatories of the Rome Statute that established the International Criminal Court (ICC) to join his country in withdrawing from th...

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Nerve agent fallout: Russia evicts UK diplomats

Nerve agent fallout: Russia evicts UK diplomats

Russian ex-spy Sergei Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia Skripal, 33, remain critically ill in hospital, after they were found unconscious on a bench in Salisbury , Wiltshire. Britain's foreign secr...

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Boris Johnson blames Vladimir Putin personally for Salisbury nerve agent attack

Boris Johnson blames Vladimir Putin personally for Salisbury nerve agent attack

Russian Federation ordered the expulsion of 23 British diplomats in retaliation for United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May's ouster of 23 Kremlin envoys over the nerve-agent poisoning near London o...

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Russia vows to respond to Britain over spy attack 'any minute'

His comments were met with a scathing rebuke from Mr Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov , who said: "We have said on different levels and occasions that Russian Federation has nothing to do with this ...

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Russia Mulls Response to UK Over 'Losses' Caused by Diplomat's Expulsion

Russia Mulls Response to UK Over 'Losses' Caused by Diplomat's Expulsion

Britain's action was sequel to the use of a Russian-developed nerve agent to poison Skripal and daughter. "These will then be despatched to highly-reputable global laboratories selected by the OPCW ...

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Dovizioso holds off Marquez in Qatar to draw first blood

Dovizioso holds off Marquez in Qatar to draw first blood

With just under a second in the gap ahead of Rossi is was about if Marquez could finally beat Dovizioso on a last lap battle after coming off second best in Austria and Japan previous year. Tito Rab...

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Germany, France vow to unveil European Union reform plan in June

Germany, France vow to unveil European Union reform plan in June

The two leaders also exchanged views on the European Council set for next week. After holding talks in the Elysee Palace, the leaders announced the two countries would hold a series of meetings on a...

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Beast from the East Part 2: Your photos

Beast from the East Part 2: Your photos

In the meantime, weather prediction maps from the Met Office and Weather Outlook show when and where snow will fall across the United Kingdom on Saturday. Weather experts have even given it a name -...

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Powerball jackpot ticket worth $457M sold

Powerball jackpot ticket worth $457M sold

Three tickets - sold in Missouri, California and Texas - matched all five white balls. "The ticket matched all five white balls and the Powerball to win the jackpot worth an estimated $456.7 million...

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NDA messed up economy, mismanaged JK: Manmohan Singh

NDA messed up economy, mismanaged JK: Manmohan Singh

When Modiji was campaigning (in 2014), he made lots of tall promises. "The Modi government has mismanaged issues in Jammu and Kashmir like never before. "They count money faster than the RBI", Chida...

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Warning to drivers as Portsmouth told to expect snow

Amber warnings are in place for into all of Saturday where London and the South East are included. Meteorologist Martin Bowles said snow will first appear on Friday afternoon, impacting north-easter...

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Russia Expels 23 British Diplomats As Crisis Over Nerve Toxin Attack Deepens

Russia Expels 23 British Diplomats As Crisis Over Nerve Toxin Attack Deepens

Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova denied that Russia or the Soviet Union had ever developed Novichok, the class of nerve agent that Britain says was used to poison the Skripal...

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U.S. puts pressure on Europe to enforce Iran nuclear deal

U.S. puts pressure on Europe to enforce Iran nuclear deal

Araqchi's comments were in reaction to a Reuters report that Britain, France and Germany have proposed fresh European Union sanctions on Iran over its ballistic missiles and its role in Syria's war to...

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Vladimir Putin eyes fourth term as Russians vote and opposition cries foul

Vladimir Putin eyes fourth term as Russians vote and opposition cries foul

Hamish de Bretton-Gordon, an ex-commander of the British Army's chemical, biological, radiation and nuclear regiment, said Novichok was only ever manufactured at one site, a military lab in central ...

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Russian diplomat hints United Kingdom lab could be nerve agent source

Russian diplomat hints United Kingdom lab could be nerve agent source

Metropolitan Police Assistant Commissioner Neil Basu said: "We are learning more about Sergei and Yulia's movements but we need to be clearer around their exact movements on the morning of the incid...

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Britain says its priority is looking after staff in Russia

Sergei Skripal , a 66-year-old former colonel in Russia's military intelligence service, and his 33-year-old daughter, Yulia Skripal, were found dead slumped on a bench in a British shopping distr...

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Status orange snow-ice warning extended to 6pm

Status orange snow-ice warning extended to 6pm

After a very cold St Patrick's Day with a biting wind, conditions are set to get even colder tonight with two Met Eireann Weather Warnings in place. Dublin Airport crews worked throughout the night ...

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Turkish army takes control of Afrin center

Turkish army takes control of Afrin center

Turkey views the Kurdish forces in the Afrin enclave along the border as terrorists due to their links to the Kurdish insurgency inside Turkey. "But the project of building a terrorism corridor and ...

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Ex-spy poisoning: U.S. holds Russian Federation responsible

Ex-spy poisoning: U.S. holds Russian Federation responsible

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told Sputnik that Moscow was drawing up a list of British diplomats it planned to expel as a reciprocal measure. Russian Federation denies being the source of...

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Israeli soldiers dead, 2 hurt in West Bank auto attack

Israeli soldiers dead, 2 hurt in West Bank auto attack

Two other people were injured in the attack, one of whom was in critical condition, according to reports. Israeli forces often raze home of Palestinians involved in attacks against Israeli targets...

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Lindsey Graham Calls for Senate Hearing on McCabe's Firing

Mueller could ever be dismissed is for cause". Schumer says "Republican colleagues, particularly the leadership" need to make it clear that "firing Mueller is a red line for our democracy that can n...

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Russia expels 23 British diplomats in spy-poisoning response

Russia expels 23 British diplomats in spy-poisoning response

The Russian Foreign Ministry also said in a statement that it is ordering the closure of the British Council, a government organization for cultural and scientific cooperation, and that it is endi...

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PM Abbasi meets Congressman Ted Yoho, US officials in Washington

PM Abbasi meets Congressman Ted Yoho, US officials in Washington

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi met high-ups in the United States government during his day-long visit to Washington . Although no official announcement was made regarding the unscheduled meeti...

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