• Korean Foreign Minister meets Swedish PM in Stockholm

    Korean Foreign Minister meets Swedish PM in Stockholm

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    Officials of the two Koreas will discuss key agenda topics and other matters related to the pending summit between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Kim, Moon's presidential chief of staff, Im Jong-seok, told a media briefing. Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven , speaking at a press conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin , did not answer directly whether his country had United States support to organize talks with North Korea.
  • Russia warns against 'anti-Russian hysteria' in Israel

    Russia warns against 'anti-Russian hysteria' in Israel

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    Sergei Skripal - who was convicted of spying for the UK's overseas spy agency MI6 - and his daughter Yulia remain in critical condition after exposure to the Soviet-designed chemical Novichok on March 4 in the British city of Salisbury. In a statement late Friday, May's office said the OPCW had agreed to travel to Britain to collect a sample of the nerve agent. Moscow has backed to the hilt President Bashar Al-Assad - a sworn enemy of Israel - in his battle to maintain control of the civil ...
  • Famous 'snake whisperer' dies after fatal cobra bite

    Famous 'snake whisperer' dies after fatal cobra bite

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    According to the Strait Times , Mr Hussin was used to receiving snake bites. Abu Zarin Hussin, based out of the Temerloh branch Fire and Rescue Department, two hours outside of KL, passed away at 12:54am after being send to the Sultan Ahmad Shah Hospital.
  • Andrew McCabe, hoping to retire, asks DOJ not to fire him

    Andrew McCabe, hoping to retire, asks DOJ not to fire him

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    Those familiar with McCabe's side of the story say he was authorized to talk to reporters. "B$3 ased on the report of the Inspector General, the findings of the FBI Office of Professional Responsibility, and the recommendation of the Department's senior career official, I have terminated the employment of Andrew McCabe effective immediately", Sessions also said.
  • TDP may support no-trust vote against Centre

    TDP may support no-trust vote against Centre

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    A party release, jointly signed by AIADMK coordinator O Panneerselvam and co-coordinator K Palanisami, said he was expelled "effective today" from the basic party membership and all other responsiblities. "The BJP government may continue to be a caretaker government and then face the electorate", he added. The political circles said that with the BJP alone having 274 members in the 536-member Lok Sabha and enjoying the support of allies, the no-confidence motion, if accepted, is likely to ...
  • North Korea foreign minister meets Swedish PM

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    Sweden, which is not a member of the US -led North Atlantic Treaty Organisation military alliance, has been mentioned as a potential location for a possible face-to-face meeting between Trump and Kim. Sweden is now a non-permanent member of the Security Council. Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha told reporters before leaving for the US that she will do her best to prevent any possible disruptions in communication between the allies, a concern that has been spawned by President Donald Trump's ...
  • Scientific community must extend its research from labs to land: PM Modi

    Scientific community must extend its research from labs to land: PM Modi

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    Union science and technology minister Harsh Vardhan, Manipur governor Najma Heptulla and chief minister N. Biren attended the inaugural function. Speaking to students, teachers, scientists and researchers at the Manipur University here, he said the term " research and development" should become "research on development" in the context of India.
  • Friday, March 16 Afternoon Forecast Discussion

    Friday, March 16 Afternoon Forecast Discussion

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    It's not yet clear what the storm's path will be, so it's hard to say whether it will hit MA, said Eleanor Vallier-Talbot, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Taunton. Wednesday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers. The threat looks areawide with the severe threat beginning during the early afternoon and continuing through early evening Monday .