UK Labour leader comes out fighting ahead of election

Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May unexpectedly called the general election three years ahead of schedule in a bid to capitalise on Labour's internal divisions and dwindling support. She said: "Brexit isn't just about the letter that says we want to leave". Small businesses and individuals could not simply call up the tax man to ask for a lower tax bill, he said, vowing to chase down multi-na... [Full Article...]

Afghan officials: 100 casualties in Afghanistan attack

The US has around 8,400 troops in the country with about another 5,000 from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies assisting a much larger Afghan force in the war against the Taliban and other Islamist militants. "Afghanistan CEO Abdullah Abdullah has condemned the "cowardly" attack". Reports conflicted on the death toll, but at least two sources within the army corps and a provincial securit... [Full Article...]

2000 homes evacuated in southwest Florida amid brush fires

2000 homes evacuated in southwest Florida amid brush fires The mandatory evacuation of about 800 homes in Indian Lake Estates, a golf and fishing community near Lakeland, had been lifted, state officials said. The Associated Press reports 2,000 homes were evacuated because of the brush fires in Collier County. "The thing that will help our firefighters do their job is staying out of this area". [Full Article...]

United Kingdom lacks understanding of events in Syria: Russia

Allies in the Middle East and Europe who panned Trump's efforts to ban Syrian refugees from the United States cheered his decision to strike against Syrian President Bashar Assad's military after viewing images of young children killed in the chemical attacks. [Full Article...]

Paris attack to have 'big effect' on presidential poll

Macron is in the lead with 24 percent of the first-round vote, ahead of Le Pen who had fallen back slightly to 21.5 percent, according to an Elabe survey of voter intentions taken before the shooting. Fillon wanted greater cooperation with Russian Federation and Iran. Fillon's support, however, has been curtailed by graft charges, Gave said. French authorities have not yet released the suspe... [Full Article...]

Government seeks delay for air pollution strategy deadline

Labour says the air pollution crisis is a "national scandal". "Labor will not allow the Tories ... to kick this issue into the long grass or water down standards that would put millions of United Kingdom adults and children at risk", said Sue Hayman, shadow secretary of state for environment, food and rural affairs. [Full Article...]

NASA Livestreams 360-Degree View Of Rocket Launch

The 19-story booster soared off its seaside launch pad at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station at 11:11 a.m. EDT/1511 GMT. NASA's shipper, Orbital ATK, asked Glenn's widow, Annie, for permission to use his name for the spacecraft, following his December death. [Full Article...]

Monchi, mio futuro sarà alla Roma

Monchi, mio futuro sarà alla Roma Dopo tanti tira e molla, Monchi , al quotidiano spagnolo As, svela il segreto di Pulcinella confermando quello che è noto ormai da metà dicembre: "Se tutto va come deve andare e non ci saranno intoppi, andrò alla Roma ". Conclude Monchi , nessun risentimento: "Tutti vediamo gli stessi giocatori ma davvero non vedo conflitti di interesse". "Ho un contratto con il Psg e non sono sul mercato. [Full Article...]

North Korea threatens to nuke Australia

Mr Pence thanked Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull "for calling on China even this week to play an even more active and constructive role in addressing the North Korean threat". There are renewed concerns that North Korea may conduct its sixth nuclear test on Wednesday, the 85th anniversary of its military, and China said this week it was "gravely concerned". [Full Article...]

Pentagon to test ability to shoot down North Korean missiles

Pentagon to test ability to shoot down North Korean missiles During the large scale military parade new missiles and military hardware were wheeled out in front of the North Korean public "in a show of military strength", according to U.S. South Koreans may be uneasy about North Korea's expanding arsenal of weapons, but many doubt that the country's leader, Kim Jong Un, wants to start a war that would likely end in the destruction of his government and the ... [Full Article...]

Brazil construction firm ordered to pay $2.6B in bribe case

Brazil construction firm ordered to pay $2.6B in bribe case The company was charged with paying about $788 million in bribes in 12 countries in Central and South America and in Africa to win contracts between 2001 to 2016. The news comes after eight of Temer's ministers, mentioned last week by Odebrecht executives as figures who had received kickbacks, are set to face investigations over fraud allegations. [Full Article...]

UK Parliament approves Theresa May's snap vote

Fending off repeated barbs for not agreeing to appear on live television debates between party leaders, May said she would be out on the streets debating with everyone, and accused the opposition of trying to divide Britain. For voters in Britain, this snap election will be the third time they've been to the polls in three years. "If they truly trusted the British people - and wanted to give... [Full Article...]

Hunt for kidnapped Chibok girls may take years, general says

Hunt for kidnapped Chibok girls may take years, general says The minister made the comments while speaking with the Hausa service of Voice of America. "Five more were injured", the military officer said. "It took the USA up to seven, eight, up to 10 years before they could get to bin Laden", he said. [Full Article...]

Venezuela officials: 12 dead in overnight violence

Opposition leaders accused the government of repressing protesters with tear gas and rubber bullets but standing idly by as businesses were looted. Some protesters silently prayed, others carried Christian-themed banners or images. The court partly backtracked after an worldwide outcry. The court partly backtracked after an global outcry, but tension only increased when the authorities slapped... [Full Article...]

Tributes pour in as Tottenham confirm tragic passing of coach Ugo Ehiogu

The 44-year-old, who played for Aston Villa and Middlesbrough and was capped by England on four occasions, received medical attention at Tottenham's Enfield training base before he was transferred to hospital in an ambulance. Ugo Ehiogu is an ex Premier League football who racked up over 350 appearances in the top flight. "It is with vast sadness that we announce the passing of Ugo Ehiogu", the ... [Full Article...]

China, Philippines argue over defence chief's island visit

Philippine Defense Secretray Delfin Lorenzana, center, Armed Forces Chief Gen. Eduardo Ano, second from left, and other officials take their oath of allegiance to the flag during their visit to the Philippine-claimed Thitu Island off the disputed South China Sea in western Philippines Friday, April 21, 2017. [Full Article...]

Switch sells 906000 units in March in the U

Not too shabby, especially considering that the console launched in March rather than the traditional holiday season launch window. The company sold over 906,000 Switches in the USA in March. " Nintendo always strives to offer consumers something fun, new and different", said Reggie Fils-Aime, Nintendo of America's President and COO. Even though sales have been off to a fast start, Nintendo... [Full Article...]

Galaxy S8 owners complain of 'red-tinted' display borkage

With pre-orders for the smartphones kicking off today, Samsung is offering buyers free wireless charging case, and the company has also tied up with Reliance Jio to offer double data. "Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ extend our trust, our heritage of great innovation and stunning design and our "Make for India" promise", said H.C. Hong, President and CEO, Samsung Southwest Asia. [Full Article...]

Turkey's President Erdogan tells referendum critics 'know your place'

Turkey's President Erdogan tells referendum critics 'know your place' Under the emergency powers, Turkey has arrested some 40,000 Erdogan critics, including a record number of journalists, and fired at least 100,000 more Turks. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has dismissed concerns a referendum on constitutional amendments did not live up to global standards, telling voting monitors to "know your place". [Full Article...]

Ong scrivono a Juncker, serve direttiva Ue su consumo suolo

Ong scrivono a Juncker, serve direttiva Ue su consumo suolo La media regionale di cementificazione è del 4,74%, con un tasso di crescita del 9% negli ultimi dieci anni. Hanno deciso di metterci la faccia e ognuno ha realizzato un video che invita a non rimanere passivi di fronte alla minaccia del consumo di suolo e alla colpevole assenza di norme adeguate. [Full Article...]

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