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    US Navy Ships to Deploy Lasers as Anti-Missile Defense in 2021

    US Navy Ships to Deploy Lasers as Anti-Missile Defense in 2021


    In an attempt to outflank Russian and Chinese naval tactics, the US Navy is rushing to put a laser defense system on its destroyers - first, for the purpose of improving targeting, but eventually scaling the lasers up to being weapons in...

    In an attempt to outflank Russian and Chinese naval tactics, the US Navy is rushing to put a laser defense system on its destroyers - first, for the purpose of improving targeting, but eventually scaling the lasers up to being weapons in themselves.
    UK PM May to Outline Departure at 1922 CMTE Meeting - Report

    UK PM May to Outline Departure at 1922 CMTE Meeting - Report


    UK Prime Minister Theresa May will outline her departure proposal at a meeting with Graham Brady, the head of the 1922 Committee, the Conservative Party group in the UK House of Commons that oversees the party’s leadership, The Financial Times reported...

    UK Prime Minister Theresa May will outline her departure proposal at a meeting with Graham Brady, the head of the 1922 Committee, the Conservative Party group in the UK House of Commons that oversees the party’s leadership, The Financial Times reported Thursday.
    Hungary Slams EU's 'Hypocrisy' Over Budapest's China Talks, Use of Huawei's 5G

    Hungary Slams EU's 'Hypocrisy' Over Budapest's China Talks, Use of Huawei's 5G


    The US has been pushing its European allies to abandon Huawei equipment in the development of their 5G networks; however, media reports suggest that the UK will still use it in non-core systems, while France has no problem with either using or replacing...

    The US has been pushing its European allies to abandon Huawei equipment in the development of their 5G networks; however, media reports suggest that the UK will still use it in non-core systems, while France has no problem with either using or replacing Huawei tech.
    ‘Not Limited’ to Cyberspace: NATO Threatens Physical Response to Cyberattacks

    ‘Not Limited’ to Cyberspace: NATO Threatens Physical Response to Cyberattacks


    Jens Stoltenberg, NATO's secretary general, told officials at the Cyber Defense Pledge Conference in London on Thursday that the alliance won't hesitate to use all means necessary to respond to cyberattacks moving...

    Jens Stoltenberg, NATO's secretary general, told officials at the Cyber Defense Pledge Conference in London on Thursday that the alliance won't hesitate to use all means necessary to respond to cyberattacks moving forward.
    'If US Doesn’t Dare' Attack Iran, It's Due 'Spirit of Resistance' – Commander

    'If US Doesn’t Dare' Attack Iran, It's Due 'Spirit of Resistance' – Commander


    Iran’s ties with the US have long been strained, especially after Washington intensified its sanctions pressure on the Islamic Republic and its business partners, as well as deployed additional troops and equipment to enhance its positions in the...

    Iran’s ties with the US have long been strained, especially after Washington intensified its sanctions pressure on the Islamic Republic and its business partners, as well as deployed additional troops and equipment to enhance its positions in the Middle East, with the latter sparking concerns of a possibly looming military confrontation.
    Nudist Travel Blogger BLASTED for 'Desecrating Sacred Lagoon' Over Racy Pics

    Nudist Travel Blogger BLASTED for 'Desecrating Sacred Lagoon' Over Racy Pics


    Environmentalists earlier addressed the Colombian authorities to restrict tourism in the pristine area of Paramo de San Turban, historically inhabited by ancient Mayan tribes. However, the woman who entered the waters of the “sacred” lagoon argued...

    Environmentalists earlier addressed the Colombian authorities to restrict tourism in the pristine area of Paramo de San Turban, historically inhabited by ancient Mayan tribes. However, the woman who entered the waters of the “sacred” lagoon argued that just a few minutes there could hardly do any harm to the site.
    Over $30 Bln in Defence Deals May See Light of Day After PM Modi’s Win - Analyst

    Over $30 Bln in Defence Deals May See Light of Day After PM Modi’s Win - Analyst


    Having come out victorious, despite corruption charges levelled by opposition parties in the Rafale fighter jet deal, the Narendra Modi-led government may now find it much easier to sign defence contracts during its second term, observes defence...

    Having come out victorious, despite corruption charges levelled by opposition parties in the Rafale fighter jet deal, the Narendra Modi-led government may now find it much easier to sign defence contracts during its second term, observes defence procurement analyst and ex-financial adviser to the Defence Ministry Amit Cowshish.
    Study: Mysterious Rise in Dangerous Banned Gas Levels Linked to China

    Study: Mysterious Rise in Dangerous Banned Gas Levels Linked to China


    Despite the fact that China signed the 1987 Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer, vowing to reduce the production of harmful chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), the country has continued to use the banned chemicals, according to a recent...

    Despite the fact that China signed the 1987 Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer, vowing to reduce the production of harmful chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), the country has continued to use the banned chemicals, according to a recent study.
    Election Trends in Netherlands Show Growing Support for Euroscepticism

    Election Trends in Netherlands Show Growing Support for Euroscepticism


    Voters in the UK and the Netherlands are casting their ballots on Thursday in the European Parliamentary election. While Brexit sets the mood in the UK, Dutch Nexit proponents appear to be gaining popularity in...

    Voters in the UK and the Netherlands are casting their ballots on Thursday in the European Parliamentary election. While Brexit sets the mood in the UK, Dutch Nexit proponents appear to be gaining popularity in Holland.
    US Defence Spending Bill Requires List of Academic Institutions in China, Russia

    US Defence Spending Bill Requires List of Academic Institutions in China, Russia


    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The latest version of the US defence spending bill for the fiscal year 2020 requires compiling a list of academic institutions in China and Russia that are engaged in military research in an effort to protect US national security...

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The latest version of the US defence spending bill for the fiscal year 2020 requires compiling a list of academic institutions in China and Russia that are engaged in military research in an effort to protect US national security according to a summary of the National Defence Authorisation Act (NDAA).
    Political Class Voted to Wipe Away Our Democracy – Political Campaigner

    Political Class Voted to Wipe Away Our Democracy – Political Campaigner


    The UK government has announced that Theresa May's Brexit bill will not be published or debated until early June. Mrs May is under pressure to resign following negative feedback from her fellow MPs on her amended...

    The UK government has announced that Theresa May's Brexit bill will not be published or debated until early June. Mrs May is under pressure to resign following negative feedback from her fellow MPs on her amended deal.
    WATCH Moment Pilot Ejects From DOOMED F-16 Mid-Flight

    WATCH Moment Pilot Ejects From DOOMED F-16 Mid-Flight


    A single-seat General Dynamics F-16 fighter jet crashed into a warehouse in Los Angeles as it was attempting to land at its home airbase. Although the pilot managed to eject, 13 people on the ground sought medical attention as a result of the...

    A single-seat General Dynamics F-16 fighter jet crashed into a warehouse in Los Angeles as it was attempting to land at its home airbase. Although the pilot managed to eject, 13 people on the ground sought medical attention as a result of the accident.
    Moon Reshuffles Gov't As Talks on Colonial Compensation Stall - Reports

    Moon Reshuffles Gov't As Talks on Colonial Compensation Stall - Reports


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - South Korean President Moon Jae-in has dismissed the vice ministers of diplomatic, defence and Korean unification affairs amid a deadlock in talks with Japan over compensation for South Korean labourers made to work during Tokyo’s...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - South Korean President Moon Jae-in has dismissed the vice ministers of diplomatic, defence and Korean unification affairs amid a deadlock in talks with Japan over compensation for South Korean labourers made to work during Tokyo’s colonial rule, Yonhap news agency reported on Thursday.
    Outrage as Pelosi Dubs Trump's Abandoning Meeting With Dems 'Stunt'

    Outrage as Pelosi Dubs Trump's Abandoning Meeting With Dems 'Stunt'


    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi claimed Donald Trump performed a “stunt out of his bag of tricks” as he stormed out of a meeting with Democratic congressional members, after Pelosi accused him earlier in the day of engaging in a...

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi claimed Donald Trump performed a “stunt out of his bag of tricks” as he stormed out of a meeting with Democratic congressional members, after Pelosi accused him earlier in the day of engaging in a “cover-up”.
    US Bill Targets Beijing Firms, Persons Pressing Claims in China Seas - Senators

    US Bill Targets Beijing Firms, Persons Pressing Claims in China Seas - Senators


    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Fifteen senators are cosponsoring new legislation to impose sanctions on Chinese companies and individuals involved in the assertion of Beijing’s legal claims to the South and East China Seas, US Senator Marco Rubio said in a...

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Fifteen senators are cosponsoring new legislation to impose sanctions on Chinese companies and individuals involved in the assertion of Beijing’s legal claims to the South and East China Seas, US Senator Marco Rubio said in a press release.
    US Man Arrested After Threatening to Bomb Trump Tower, Israeli Consulate

    US Man Arrested After Threatening to Bomb Trump Tower, Israeli Consulate


    The man was noticed by the FBI after he began expressing interest online in the Hamas militant group, which is considered to be a terrorist organisation by the US, Israel, and a number of other...

    The man was noticed by the FBI after he began expressing interest online in the Hamas militant group, which is considered to be a terrorist organisation by the US, Israel, and a number of other states.
    May is Gone, Only the Legal Reality Needs to Confirm This Fact - Prof.

    May is Gone, Only the Legal Reality Needs to Confirm This Fact - Prof.


    UK Prime Minister Theresa May has been facing growing pressure over her Brexit deal, with people betting on whether she will resign before or after the results of the European Parliament elections are announced. Franco Rizzuto, professor of European law...

    UK Prime Minister Theresa May has been facing growing pressure over her Brexit deal, with people betting on whether she will resign before or after the results of the European Parliament elections are announced. Franco Rizzuto, professor of European law at Edge Hill University, told Sputnik how he sees a possible timeline of May's departure.
    Kashmir Awaits New Dawn During PM Narendra Modi’s Second Term - Analyst

    Kashmir Awaits New Dawn During PM Narendra Modi’s Second Term - Analyst


    There has been a consistent demand to boost peace efforts in the Kashmir Valley, which is in turmoil due to militancy. With Narendra Modi set to make a comeback as prime minister, analysts hope for better times in the near...

    There has been a consistent demand to boost peace efforts in the Kashmir Valley, which is in turmoil due to militancy. With Narendra Modi set to make a comeback as prime minister, analysts hope for better times in the near future.
    Pentagon Mulls Sending More Troops to Middle East to 'Enhance Force Protection'

    Pentagon Mulls Sending More Troops to Middle East to 'Enhance Force Protection'


    The United States may consider sending thousands more American troops to the Middle East as tensions rise with Iran, CNN reported, citing three US officials familiar with the...

    The United States may consider sending thousands more American troops to the Middle East as tensions rise with Iran, CNN reported, citing three US officials familiar with the matter.
    Trump Calls Tillerson 'Dumb as Rock' for Alleged Remark Putin Out-Prepared POTUS

    Trump Calls Tillerson 'Dumb as Rock' for Alleged Remark Putin Out-Prepared POTUS


    This is not the first time that Trump attacks the former secretary of state and questions his "mental capacity". This time, the rant was provoked by purported statements that Tillerson made in secret talks with House...

    This is not the first time that Trump attacks the former secretary of state and questions his "mental capacity". This time, the rant was provoked by purported statements that Tillerson made in secret talks with House lawmakers.
    India, Japan Sign Tripartite Pact With Sri Lanka to Develop Strategic Port

    India, Japan Sign Tripartite Pact With Sri Lanka to Develop Strategic Port


    The $500 million development project holds high importance in the region, as the project has been stalled since 2016 due to major diplomatic manoeuvres between consortiums led separately by India and China to acquire the...

    The $500 million development project holds high importance in the region, as the project has been stalled since 2016 due to major diplomatic manoeuvres between consortiums led separately by India and China to acquire the project.
    Child Exploitation Issue Has Been Impacted by Wider Gov't Initiatives - Expert

    Child Exploitation Issue Has Been Impacted by Wider Gov't Initiatives - Expert


    Data published in the Modern Slavery Police Transformation Programme's annual report show there were 475 police operations into child slavery in the UK last month, compared with 53 in April...

    Data published in the Modern Slavery Police Transformation Programme's annual report show there were 475 police operations into child slavery in the UK last month, compared with 53 in April 2017.
    NASA Shares Details on Upcoming 2024 Lunar Mission (VIDEO)

    NASA Shares Details on Upcoming 2024 Lunar Mission (VIDEO)


    Jim Bridenstine is delivering a speech on Thursday detailing NASA’s plans to send a manned mission to the moon in...

    Jim Bridenstine is delivering a speech on Thursday detailing NASA’s plans to send a manned mission to the moon in 2024.
    'UK Gov't's Reputation When It Comes to Blaming Russia is Very Dubious' - Journo

    'UK Gov't's Reputation When It Comes to Blaming Russia is Very Dubious' - Journo


    UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has accused Russia of running a global campaign of cyber warfare to target governments. His speech was delivered to the NATO Cyber Defence Pledge Conference in London. In the speech, he also claimed that attempts to...

    UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has accused Russia of running a global campaign of cyber warfare to target governments. His speech was delivered to the NATO Cyber Defence Pledge Conference in London. In the speech, he also claimed that attempts to meddle in democracy could result in a justified proportionate response.
    Muslim Calls to Ban Dogs in EU Cities Indicate Colonisation of West, Author Says

    Muslim Calls to Ban Dogs in EU Cities Indicate Colonisation of West, Author Says


    According to a report by The Stream’s John Zmirak, as Muslims are increasingly moving to traditionally non-Islamic countries, there have been calls to bring and entrench at least some of their cultural norms, including their aversion to...

    According to a report by The Stream’s John Zmirak, as Muslims are increasingly moving to traditionally non-Islamic countries, there have been calls to bring and entrench at least some of their cultural norms, including their aversion to dogs.
    Slain CIA Agent's Daughter Slams Release of 'American Taliban' as 'Slap in Face'

    Slain CIA Agent's Daughter Slams Release of 'American Taliban' as 'Slap in Face'


    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Fox News on Thursday that John Walker Lindh, the first US-born detainee in the War on Terror, is still a threat to the United States, and is "still committed to the very jihad that he engaged in that killed a great...

    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Fox News on Thursday that John Walker Lindh, the first US-born detainee in the War on Terror, is still a threat to the United States, and is "still committed to the very jihad that he engaged in that killed a great American and a great CIA officer".
    Vehicle Explodes in Iraq’s Anbar Province, Kills Two, Wounds Two More (PHOTO)

    Vehicle Explodes in Iraq’s Anbar Province, Kills Two, Wounds Two More (PHOTO)


    The US has been boosting its military presence in the Middle East lately amid continuing tensions with Iran. Washington has deployed an aircraft carrier strike group to the region, as well as Patriot missiles, B-52 bombers and F-15...

    The US has been boosting its military presence in the Middle East lately amid continuing tensions with Iran. Washington has deployed an aircraft carrier strike group to the region, as well as Patriot missiles, B-52 bombers and F-15 fighters.
    Al-Qaeda Linked Terrorist Zakir Musa Killed in Kashmir Gunfight -Report

    Al-Qaeda Linked Terrorist Zakir Musa Killed in Kashmir Gunfight -Report


    The gunfight broke out when Zakir Musa – a local terrorist popular in the Kashmir valley – opened fire after the security forces approached the house where he was hiding. Since the Pulwama attack, around 90 terrorists have been killed in gun-battles...

    The gunfight broke out when Zakir Musa – a local terrorist popular in the Kashmir valley – opened fire after the security forces approached the house where he was hiding. Since the Pulwama attack, around 90 terrorists have been killed in gun-battles with Indian security forces in Kashmir.
    US Sanctions Argentine Drug Company for Trafficking, Money Laundering

    US Sanctions Argentine Drug Company for Trafficking, Money Laundering


    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The United States has imposed economic sanctions on an Argentina-based pharmaceutical company and nine entities in South America, Canada and Western Europe for trafficking drugs and laundering money, the Department of the Treasury...

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The United States has imposed economic sanctions on an Argentina-based pharmaceutical company and nine entities in South America, Canada and Western Europe for trafficking drugs and laundering money, the Department of the Treasury announced.
    Forty Years of Privatisation Has Left Most Britons Out of Pocket

    Forty Years of Privatisation Has Left Most Britons Out of Pocket


    Mrs Thatcher's great sell-off of publicly owned services and assets, continued by successive governments, started exactly forty years ago to a fanfare of positive...

    Mrs Thatcher's great sell-off of publicly owned services and assets, continued by successive governments, started exactly forty years ago to a fanfare of positive publicity.
    Kardashian Slammed for Silence as Armenian Footie to Miss Final in Azerbaijan

    Kardashian Slammed for Silence as Armenian Footie to Miss Final in Azerbaijan


    The reality TV star has been dragged into a sports row after it was confirmed that Arsenal would lose Armenian footballer Henrikh Mkhitaryan in the key match in Azerbaijan, a country that has been embroiled in decades-long tensions with Armenia....

    The reality TV star has been dragged into a sports row after it was confirmed that Arsenal would lose Armenian footballer Henrikh Mkhitaryan in the key match in Azerbaijan, a country that has been embroiled in decades-long tensions with Armenia. According to some comments, the diva, who is vocal about her Armenian roots, should have interfered.
    Could British Steel Have Been Saved With State Aid If UK Had Left EU in March?

    Could British Steel Have Been Saved With State Aid If UK Had Left EU in March?


    In 1967 when it was nationalised by Prime Minister Harold Wilson, 350,000 people were employed in the UK steel industry. In 2019 the number employed in British Steel is 5,000, and those jobs are now under severe...

    In 1967 when it was nationalised by Prime Minister Harold Wilson, 350,000 people were employed in the UK steel industry. In 2019 the number employed in British Steel is 5,000, and those jobs are now under severe threat.
    Sergei Skripal Allegedly Called Niece Living in Russia - Reports

    Sergei Skripal Allegedly Called Niece Living in Russia - Reports


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Sergei Skripal, a former Russian military intelligence officer who fell victim to a mysterious poisoning incident in the United Kingdom last year, may have called his niece earlier in May, although his whereabouts remain unknown,...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Sergei Skripal, a former Russian military intelligence officer who fell victim to a mysterious poisoning incident in the United Kingdom last year, may have called his niece earlier in May, although his whereabouts remain unknown, Russian newspaper Moskovskii Komsomolets reported Thursday, citing a recording of the purported call.
    IMF Sheds Light on Impact of Possible Anti-Turkey US Sanctions Over S-400

    IMF Sheds Light on Impact of Possible Anti-Turkey US Sanctions Over S-400


    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The International Monetary Fund's spokesman Gerry Rice said that it is too early to speculate on the repercussions if the United States imposes sanctions on Turkey over its deal to purchase S-400 surface-to-air missile defence...

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The International Monetary Fund's spokesman Gerry Rice said that it is too early to speculate on the repercussions if the United States imposes sanctions on Turkey over its deal to purchase S-400 surface-to-air missile defence systems from Russia.
    'No Achomlishments': Trump Gets Memed Over Spelling Error in Handwritten Notes

    'No Achomlishments': Trump Gets Memed Over Spelling Error in Handwritten Notes


    Social media users have received some new food for fodder as US President Donald Trump made an impromptu media appearance at the White House's Rose Garden after abruptly ending a scheduled meeting with House Democrats, as he was taken aback by the news...

    Social media users have received some new food for fodder as US President Donald Trump made an impromptu media appearance at the White House's Rose Garden after abruptly ending a scheduled meeting with House Democrats, as he was taken aback by the news about a Dem gathering convened to discuss his impeachment.
    Muslim Appeasement by Previous Gov'ts is Cause of Aggressive Hinduism - Analyst

    Muslim Appeasement by Previous Gov'ts is Cause of Aggressive Hinduism - Analyst


    Attributing responsibility to parties that took to Muslim appeasement to win elections for the rise of Hindu fanatics, a political analyst opines that Modi’s thumping win will help him push his economic and social reforms, but not tame aggressive Hindu...

    Attributing responsibility to parties that took to Muslim appeasement to win elections for the rise of Hindu fanatics, a political analyst opines that Modi’s thumping win will help him push his economic and social reforms, but not tame aggressive Hindu elements - something which could taint the government
    Persisting MH370 Enigma: Ex-Pilot Shares CLUE to Where Jet Was Really Heading

    Persisting MH370 Enigma: Ex-Pilot Shares CLUE to Where Jet Was Really Heading


    As the still missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 continues to baffle, raising a bunch of unanswerable questions, a thought-provoking comment from the time it vanished into thin air has come to light – one from a colleague of Flight MH370’s...

    As the still missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 continues to baffle, raising a bunch of unanswerable questions, a thought-provoking comment from the time it vanished into thin air has come to light – one from a colleague of Flight MH370’s captain, former pilot Christopher Goodfellow.
    Russia Not to 'Greenlight' Any Side to Libyan Conflict - Contact Group Head

    Russia Not to 'Greenlight' Any Side to Libyan Conflict - Contact Group Head


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Moscow believes that the Libyan crisis should be resolved peacefully and it does not intend to support or "greenlight" any side to the conflict, according to the head of the Russian Contact Group for the intra-Libyan settlement, Lev...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Moscow believes that the Libyan crisis should be resolved peacefully and it does not intend to support or "greenlight" any side to the conflict, according to the head of the Russian Contact Group for the intra-Libyan settlement, Lev Dengov.
    Hydrogen Tank Blast Leaves 2 Dead, 4 Injured in South Korea - Reports

    Hydrogen Tank Blast Leaves 2 Dead, 4 Injured in South Korea - Reports


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - At least two people were killed and four others were seriously injured on Thursday as a result of a hydrogen tank explosion in the eastern South Korean city of Gangneung, Yonhap reported citing firefighting...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - At least two people were killed and four others were seriously injured on Thursday as a result of a hydrogen tank explosion in the eastern South Korean city of Gangneung, Yonhap reported citing firefighting authorities.
    Iran's Supreme Leader Says Youth Will See Demise of 'Degenerate' US, Israel

    Iran's Supreme Leader Says Youth Will See Demise of 'Degenerate' US, Israel


    Iran's relations with both states have long been strained, but the US recently intensified its pressure on Tehran, tightening economic sanctions against it and deploying additional troops and equipment to the Middle East region, sparking concerns of a...

    Iran's relations with both states have long been strained, but the US recently intensified its pressure on Tehran, tightening economic sanctions against it and deploying additional troops and equipment to the Middle East region, sparking concerns of a possible military conflict.
    Wishing on a Star: Japanese Girls Dream to Become K-Pop Celebrities in S Korea

    Wishing on a Star: Japanese Girls Dream to Become K-Pop Celebrities in S Korea


    Asian performers have conquered the global music community with incredible speed. Their videos gain millions of views, the melodies and beats literally hypnotize listeners. Even Michael Jackson himself could only envy their dance...

    Asian performers have conquered the global music community with incredible speed. Their videos gain millions of views, the melodies and beats literally hypnotize listeners. Even Michael Jackson himself could only envy their dance techniques.
    Kris Jenner Reveals Why Kim and Kanye Went BIBLICAL For Their Newborn Son's Name

    Kris Jenner Reveals Why Kim and Kanye Went BIBLICAL For Their Newborn Son's Name


    Kim Kardashian and Kanye West welcomed their fourth child, a son, via surrogate nearly two weeks ago, with the reality show star confirming the exciting news via social media, tweeting "he's here and he's...

    Kim Kardashian and Kanye West welcomed their fourth child, a son, via surrogate nearly two weeks ago, with the reality show star confirming the exciting news via social media, tweeting "he's here and he's perfect!"
    Sputnik Expands Its Presence in Africa

    Sputnik Expands Its Presence in Africa


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Sputnik news agency and radio has entered into a cooperation agreement with the Congo’s national broadcaster, RTNC (Radio Television Nationale Congolaise). The signing ceremony took place in Moscow on Thursday as part of the...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Sputnik news agency and radio has entered into a cooperation agreement with the Congo’s national broadcaster, RTNC (Radio Television Nationale Congolaise). The signing ceremony took place in Moscow on Thursday as part of the Congolese delegation’s visit to Russia.
    London Design Museum Retells 'Timeless' Filmmaker Stanley Kubrick's Life, Works

    London Design Museum Retells 'Timeless' Filmmaker Stanley Kubrick's Life, Works


    The exhibition takes place 20 years after Mr Kubrick's death and showcases his ground-breaking career via a collection of personal artefacts, photos and movie props, as well as explores his work as a photographer, storyteller and later,...

    The exhibition takes place 20 years after Mr Kubrick's death and showcases his ground-breaking career via a collection of personal artefacts, photos and movie props, as well as explores his work as a photographer, storyteller and later, director.
    Saudis Thwart Explosive-Laden Drone Targeting Patriot Missile Battery in Najran

    Saudis Thwart Explosive-Laden Drone Targeting Patriot Missile Battery in Najran


    Yemen's SABA news agency previously reported that the Houthis planned to attack about 300 targets, including military and strategic facilities in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab...

    Yemen's SABA news agency previously reported that the Houthis planned to attack about 300 targets, including military and strategic facilities in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.
    Kremlin Will Not Interfere in Dispute Over New Church in Russia's Yekaterinburg

    Kremlin Will Not Interfere in Dispute Over New Church in Russia's Yekaterinburg


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Kremlin will not interfere in the ongoing dispute over the possible construction of a new church in Yekaterinburg and let local authorities settle the disagreements based on the results of a special poll recently conducted on the...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Kremlin will not interfere in the ongoing dispute over the possible construction of a new church in Yekaterinburg and let local authorities settle the disagreements based on the results of a special poll recently conducted on the issue, presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said.
    Pompeo Claims Huawei Lied About Gov't Ties, Thinks More Firms Will Ditch Company

    Pompeo Claims Huawei Lied About Gov't Ties, Thinks More Firms Will Ditch Company


    The US has repeatedly accused the Chinese tech giant of installing backdoors in its equipment to enable Beijing's global espionage and cyberattacks, something that Huawei vehemently denies. In addition to banning its equipment on American soil, the US...

    The US has repeatedly accused the Chinese tech giant of installing backdoors in its equipment to enable Beijing's global espionage and cyberattacks, something that Huawei vehemently denies. In addition to banning its equipment on American soil, the US started pushing Asian and European states into refusing to use Huawei's 5G technologies.
    Pakistan Test-Launches Nuke Capable Missile Amid Tensions With India

    Pakistan Test-Launches Nuke Capable Missile Amid Tensions With India


    The test of the nuke capable supersonic missile has been conducted a day after Pakistan's foreign minister held informal interactions with his Indian counterpart, claiming that he proposed a dialogue to resolve all the issues to bring peace to the...

    The test of the nuke capable supersonic missile has been conducted a day after Pakistan's foreign minister held informal interactions with his Indian counterpart, claiming that he proposed a dialogue to resolve all the issues to bring peace to the region.
    Militants Fired 4 Rockets Toward Hmeymim Base, All Destroyed - Russian MoD

    Militants Fired 4 Rockets Toward Hmeymim Base, All Destroyed - Russian MoD


    Syrian government forces with the support of the Russian Aerospace Forces continue to repel attacks by militants from the Jabhat al-Nusra* group on Hmeymim Air Base and in the southern regions of the Idlib de-escalation zone, according to the Russian...

    Syrian government forces with the support of the Russian Aerospace Forces continue to repel attacks by militants from the Jabhat al-Nusra* group on Hmeymim Air Base and in the southern regions of the Idlib de-escalation zone, according to the Russian Defence Ministry.
    Political Activist Dies of Heart Attack Watching Party’s Drubbing in Elections

    Political Activist Dies of Heart Attack Watching Party’s Drubbing in Elections


    The opposition Congress Party wrested power from the BJP in the state-level assembly elections that took place five months ago and the party was optimistic that it could repeat the success – but this was not to...

    The opposition Congress Party wrested power from the BJP in the state-level assembly elections that took place five months ago and the party was optimistic that it could repeat the success – but this was not to be.
    UK Judge To Decide If Boris Johnson Can Be Prosecuted Over £350 Mln Brexit ‘Lie'

    UK Judge To Decide If Boris Johnson Can Be Prosecuted Over £350 Mln Brexit ‘Lie'


    During the 2016 referendum the battle bus on which Boris Johnson toured the country promised that the £350 million the UK gives the EU every week would be redirected to the National Health Service in the event of...

    During the 2016 referendum the battle bus on which Boris Johnson toured the country promised that the £350 million the UK gives the EU every week would be redirected to the National Health Service in the event of Brexit.
    Indian Elections 2019: As BJP Heads for Landslide, Twitteratti is on Fire

    Indian Elections 2019: As BJP Heads for Landslide, Twitteratti is on Fire


    Social media was already full of comments about Indian political parties’ supporters and activists venting their aggressive viewpoints during the over a month-long 2019 Indian Parliamentary Elections. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his party BJP are...

    Social media was already full of comments about Indian political parties’ supporters and activists venting their aggressive viewpoints during the over a month-long 2019 Indian Parliamentary Elections. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his party BJP are known to have a sizeable fan base on social media platforms.
    Washington Kicks Off Joint Naval Exercise with Allies in Pacific Ocean - US Navy

    Washington Kicks Off Joint Naval Exercise with Allies in Pacific Ocean - US Navy


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The US naval forces together with servicemen from Australia, Japan and South Korea have approached Guam, a US island territory in the western Pacific, to launch the inaugural joint maritime drills, dubbed Pacific Vanguard, the US 7th...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The US naval forces together with servicemen from Australia, Japan and South Korea have approached Guam, a US island territory in the western Pacific, to launch the inaugural joint maritime drills, dubbed Pacific Vanguard, the US 7th Fleet said in a statement on Thursday.

    Dr. West on Republicans & Democrats Failing the Social and Moral High Ground


    On this episode of The Critical Hour, Dr. Wilmer Leon is joined by Dr. Cornell West, activist and provocative democratic intellectual. Dr. West is a professor of public philosophy at Harvard University and holds the title of professor emeritus at...

    On this episode of The Critical Hour, Dr. Wilmer Leon is joined by Dr. Cornell West, activist and provocative democratic intellectual. Dr. West is a professor of public philosophy at Harvard University and holds the title of professor emeritus at Princeton University.
    Banksy Makes Surprise Appearance in Venice, Allegedly Gets Kicked Out by Police

    Banksy Makes Surprise Appearance in Venice, Allegedly Gets Kicked Out by Police


    The street-art star, who has managed to keep his identity secret for years despite leaving his unauthorised masterpieces all over the world, complained on Instagram that the Venice Biennale had never invited him and decided to take the matter into his...

    The street-art star, who has managed to keep his identity secret for years despite leaving his unauthorised masterpieces all over the world, complained on Instagram that the Venice Biennale had never invited him and decided to take the matter into his own hands. It did not go quite so flawlessly, however.
    Out of Nowhere: Giant Whale Surprises Fishermen

    Out of Nowhere: Giant Whale Surprises Fishermen


    Fishing at sea can hardly be called a predictable pastime. When you think that waters are calm and your mind goes into a meditative state, watch out for a...

    Fishing at sea can hardly be called a predictable pastime. When you think that waters are calm and your mind goes into a meditative state, watch out for a surprise.
    Long-Standing Tesla Bull Warns Musk's Firm NO LONGER 'Growth Story' - Reports

    Long-Standing Tesla Bull Warns Musk's Firm NO LONGER 'Growth Story' - Reports


    It has appeared Tesla, which has been seen as a top promising growth story by many, has entered a dangerous phase, following an invitation-only call with Morgan Stanley’s institutional clients on...

    It has appeared Tesla, which has been seen as a top promising growth story by many, has entered a dangerous phase, following an invitation-only call with Morgan Stanley’s institutional clients on Wednesday.

    US Diverting After “Bombshell” Cover-Up on Chemical Weapons in Syria


    On today's episode of Loud & Clear, Brian Becker and John Kiriakou are joined by Ambassador Peter Ford, the former UK Ambassador to...

    On today's episode of Loud & Clear, Brian Becker and John Kiriakou are joined by Ambassador Peter Ford, the former UK Ambassador to Syria.
    Censorship and Hegemony of Mainstream Media Echo Chambers

    Censorship and Hegemony of Mainstream Media Echo Chambers


    On this episode of Fault Lines, host Garland Nixon is joined on the phone by his co-host Lee Stranahan who is currently in London to cover the upcoming European Union Parliamentary elections. What is expected to happen in this vote, and what is the...

    On this episode of Fault Lines, host Garland Nixon is joined on the phone by his co-host Lee Stranahan who is currently in London to cover the upcoming European Union Parliamentary elections. What is expected to happen in this vote, and what is the significance of these elections for the people of the United Kingdom?
    Why Being Anti-Trump Isn't Enough

    Why Being Anti-Trump Isn't Enough


    Democrats anti-Trump campaign strategy; Sen. Harris and Booker low favorability among black voters; "Spunk" review at Signature...

    Democrats anti-Trump campaign strategy; Sen. Harris and Booker low favorability among black voters; "Spunk" review at Signature Theater
    US Firm Issues Souvenir Coin in Honour of WWII Victory... With no USSR on It

    US Firm Issues Souvenir Coin in Honour of WWII Victory... With no USSR on It


    Apparently, the Soviet Union, whose soldiers hoisted a red flag over the Reichstag marking the liberation of most of Europe from the Nazis during World War II, is not a country that contributed to securing the "liberties" the Western states "enjoy...

    Apparently, the Soviet Union, whose soldiers hoisted a red flag over the Reichstag marking the liberation of most of Europe from the Nazis during World War II, is not a country that contributed to securing the "liberties" the Western states "enjoy today", per a US company which issued a souvenir commemorating the victory's upcoming anniversary.
    Panasonic Denies Cutting Off Ties With Huawei Amid US Pressure Campaign

    Panasonic Denies Cutting Off Ties With Huawei Amid US Pressure Campaign


    The US recently intensified its pressure on China’s Huawei accusing it of installing backdoors in hardware to enable espionage and cyberattacks on behalf of Beijing, something that the tech giant denies. Washington has subsequently banned Huawei from...

    The US recently intensified its pressure on China’s Huawei accusing it of installing backdoors in hardware to enable espionage and cyberattacks on behalf of Beijing, something that the tech giant denies. Washington has subsequently banned Huawei from buying American software and chips.
    President of PSG Football Club Charged With Corruption - Reports

    President of PSG Football Club Charged With Corruption - Reports


    According to AFP, citing a source, Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) head Nasser Al-Khelaifi and PSG Board member Yousef Al-Obaidly were questioned by French investigators in March over awarding the 2017 and 2019 Athletics World Championships bidding...

    According to AFP, citing a source, Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) head Nasser Al-Khelaifi and PSG Board member Yousef Al-Obaidly were questioned by French investigators in March over awarding the 2017 and 2019 Athletics World Championships bidding process.
    Merkel’s Party Clashes With YouTuber After He Rips Their Policies

    Merkel’s Party Clashes With YouTuber After He Rips Their Policies


    Just days before the European Parliament elections, German vlogger Rezo, who has an over 2-million-strong following on the video platform, tore into Germany’s governing Christian Democratic Union and other parties. The politicians launched a...

    Just days before the European Parliament elections, German vlogger Rezo, who has an over 2-million-strong following on the video platform, tore into Germany’s governing Christian Democratic Union and other parties. The politicians launched a counter-attack, promising a video response.
    European Stocks Tumble Amid PM May Leadership Bid, Brexit, US-China Trade War

    European Stocks Tumble Amid PM May Leadership Bid, Brexit, US-China Trade War


    The news comes as Asian stocks slid to four-month lows after investors belive the US-China trade war could spark a tech race between the two...

    The news comes as Asian stocks slid to four-month lows after investors belive the US-China trade war could spark a tech race between the two superpowers.
    Bollywood Actor Faces Flak for Saying ‘Want Kids but Not Their Mother’

    Bollywood Actor Faces Flak for Saying ‘Want Kids but Not Their Mother’


    Quite a few of Salman Khan’s movies have had children as central characters. At the age of 53, he is still considered to be an “eligible bachelor”. The actor reportedly said that "I want children, but with children comes the mother. I don't want...

    Quite a few of Salman Khan’s movies have had children as central characters. At the age of 53, he is still considered to be an “eligible bachelor”. The actor reportedly said that "I want children, but with children comes the mother. I don't want the mother, but they need one”.
    So Bad It's Funny: Social Media Reacts to Tory Chaos as UK Voters Head to Polls

    So Bad It's Funny: Social Media Reacts to Tory Chaos as UK Voters Head to Polls


    The European elections in Britain are being held against a backdrop of political chaos, with the Prime Minister Theresa May expected to resign if her Conservative Party does...

    The European elections in Britain are being held against a backdrop of political chaos, with the Prime Minister Theresa May expected to resign if her Conservative Party does badly.
    US Gave Turkey No Official Ultimatum to Ditch S-400 Deal - Turkish Deputy FM

    US Gave Turkey No Official Ultimatum to Ditch S-400 Deal - Turkish Deputy FM


    ANKARA (Sputnik) - Turkish Deputy Foreign Minister Yavuz Selim Kiran has refuted media reports claiming that the United States has given Ankara a two-week ultimatum to terminate its contract on the acquisition of Russian S-400 air defence systems or...

    ANKARA (Sputnik) - Turkish Deputy Foreign Minister Yavuz Selim Kiran has refuted media reports claiming that the United States has given Ankara a two-week ultimatum to terminate its contract on the acquisition of Russian S-400 air defence systems or otherwise face penalties.
    Moscow Says Possible Creation of 'Arab NATO' to Counter Iran a 'Dangerous Path'

    Moscow Says Possible Creation of 'Arab NATO' to Counter Iran a 'Dangerous Path'


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Moscow believes that it is dangerous to create new dividing lines in the Middle East, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Vershinin said on Thursday, commenting on the possible creation of the so-called Arab NATO that could counter...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Moscow believes that it is dangerous to create new dividing lines in the Middle East, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Vershinin said on Thursday, commenting on the possible creation of the so-called Arab NATO that could counter Iran.
    New US Policy in Arctic Aimed at Turning Region Into Battlefield - Moscow

    New US Policy in Arctic Aimed at Turning Region Into Battlefield - Moscow


    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo revealed earlier this month that the United States would boost its military presence in the Arctic region and create a new senior military post for Arctic affairs to counter “Russia's activities in the Northern...

    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo revealed earlier this month that the United States would boost its military presence in the Arctic region and create a new senior military post for Arctic affairs to counter “Russia's activities in the Northern Sea”.
    Indian Stock Market Hits Record High Amid Celebrations of Modi’s Likely Return

    Indian Stock Market Hits Record High Amid Celebrations of Modi’s Likely Return


    The Indian stock market surged with a record high on Thursday as early trends showed a massive victory for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's National Democratic Alliance (NDA) in early vote counting in the world’s largest...

    The Indian stock market surged with a record high on Thursday as early trends showed a massive victory for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's National Democratic Alliance (NDA) in early vote counting in the world’s largest democracy.
    Brexit Party Leader Nigel Farage Casts His Vote in European Elections (VIDEO)

    Brexit Party Leader Nigel Farage Casts His Vote in European Elections (VIDEO)


    According to the recent polls, the Brexit Party, founded by the politician earlier in 2019, can gain about 35 percent of votes in the European elections, beating the Labour Party, Liberal Democrats, and the governing Conservative...

    According to the recent polls, the Brexit Party, founded by the politician earlier in 2019, can gain about 35 percent of votes in the European elections, beating the Labour Party, Liberal Democrats, and the governing Conservative party.
    6.1-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Aleutian Islands - USGS

    6.1-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Aleutian Islands - USGS


    The islands, located in southwestern Alaska, belong to the northern part of a seismically active zone known as the Ring of Fire, which is regularly affected by powerful...

    The islands, located in southwestern Alaska, belong to the northern part of a seismically active zone known as the Ring of Fire, which is regularly affected by powerful earthquakes.
    Norway Salmon Farming Reeling From Algae Bloom Killing Millions

    Norway Salmon Farming Reeling From Algae Bloom Killing Millions


    In a tragedy for fishkind and a bitter loss for Norway's farming industry, blooming macroplankton has killed millions of salmon, affecting the prices on Norway's fish...

    In a tragedy for fishkind and a bitter loss for Norway's farming industry, blooming macroplankton has killed millions of salmon, affecting the prices on Norway's fish market.
    Where's Glory, Glory Man United? US Owners Taken £1Bln Out of Trophyless Club

    Where's Glory, Glory Man United? US Owners Taken £1Bln Out of Trophyless Club


    Manchester United were taken over in 2005 by the Glazer family, who owned several sports franchises in the United States. The takeover enraged many of the club's fans, with some setting up a rival club FC United of...

    Manchester United were taken over in 2005 by the Glazer family, who owned several sports franchises in the United States. The takeover enraged many of the club's fans, with some setting up a rival club FC United of Manchester.
    Japan Not Expecting Any Meetings With Iranian Leadership in Near Future - FM

    Japan Not Expecting Any Meetings With Iranian Leadership in Near Future - FM


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Japan does not plan to hold any meetings with the Iranian leadership in the near future amid the heightened tensions between Washington and Tehran, according to a Japanese Foreign Ministry...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Japan does not plan to hold any meetings with the Iranian leadership in the near future amid the heightened tensions between Washington and Tehran, according to a Japanese Foreign Ministry official.
    Rats Feasting on Huge Trash Piles Spark Fears of BUBONIC PLAGUE Outbreak in LA

    Rats Feasting on Huge Trash Piles Spark Fears of BUBONIC PLAGUE Outbreak in LA


    Los Angeles has been dealing with an outbreak of typhus since October 2018, but the number of cases has steadily increased in the first months of 2019. Typhus is a disease typically caused by infected fleas that hitch rides on rats and their...

    Los Angeles has been dealing with an outbreak of typhus since October 2018, but the number of cases has steadily increased in the first months of 2019. Typhus is a disease typically caused by infected fleas that hitch rides on rats and their faeces.
    India’s Defence Policy Decisions Will Bear Fruit Over Next Decade - Army Veteran

    India’s Defence Policy Decisions Will Bear Fruit Over Next Decade - Army Veteran


    The sloth and inertia, which were a hallmark of India’s Ministry of Defence between 2004 and 2014, has given way to a decision-making process that is far quicker, more responsible and robust. There is greater movement in the Make in India effort,...

    The sloth and inertia, which were a hallmark of India’s Ministry of Defence between 2004 and 2014, has given way to a decision-making process that is far quicker, more responsible and robust. There is greater movement in the Make in India effort, opines a former Indian Army Officer and Director of a Delhi-based security think-tank.
    US Repeatedly Urged South Korea to Join Anti-Huawei Campaign - Reports

    US Repeatedly Urged South Korea to Join Anti-Huawei Campaign - Reports


    TOKYO (Sputnik) - The United States has repeatedly called on South Korea to join a campaign against Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei by avoiding using its products in the wake of Washington's decision to add the company to the list of companies...

    TOKYO (Sputnik) - The United States has repeatedly called on South Korea to join a campaign against Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei by avoiding using its products in the wake of Washington's decision to add the company to the list of companies considered as a threat to the US national security.
    Police, Military Tied to Norway's 'Largest-Ever' Weapons Scandal

    Police, Military Tied to Norway's 'Largest-Ever' Weapons Scandal


    Nearly 70 people, including military officials and police officers, have been charged for illegally trading in arms, after over 2,000 firearms were seized from a series of stashes across the...

    Nearly 70 people, including military officials and police officers, have been charged for illegally trading in arms, after over 2,000 firearms were seized from a series of stashes across the country.
    US Air Force Mulls Teaming F-35, F-15EX Jets With Drone Wingmen

    US Air Force Mulls Teaming F-35, F-15EX Jets With Drone Wingmen


    Under the so-called Skyborg prototype programme, drones are expected to be connected to manned fighters to assist pilots during missions. When the American fighter pilots get their own Star Wars’ R2-D2s, it could “open up the door for an entirely...

    Under the so-called Skyborg prototype programme, drones are expected to be connected to manned fighters to assist pilots during missions. When the American fighter pilots get their own Star Wars’ R2-D2s, it could “open up the door for an entirely different way to do aerial combat”, the US Air Force has revealed.
    US Needs to Correct Incorrect Actions to Continue Trade Talks - China

    US Needs to Correct Incorrect Actions to Continue Trade Talks - China


    Earlier this month, US President Donald Trump increased tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods to 25 percent from the previous 10 percent...

    Earlier this month, US President Donald Trump increased tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods to 25 percent from the previous 10 percent rate.
    Girl Reportedly Bullied by Teacher, Classmates for Refusing to 'Climate Strike'

    Girl Reportedly Bullied by Teacher, Classmates for Refusing to 'Climate Strike'


    A Swedish girl who refused to join her classmates in skipping school for the sake of the climate has ended up being labelled as a "climate denier", which her mother described as "mass...

    A Swedish girl who refused to join her classmates in skipping school for the sake of the climate has ended up being labelled as a "climate denier", which her mother described as "mass psychosis".
    Maradona Arrested at Buenos Aires Airport Over Ex-Girlfriend's Lawsuit - Reports

    Maradona Arrested at Buenos Aires Airport Over Ex-Girlfriend's Lawsuit - Reports


    The 1986 World Cup winner previously expressed anger at the legal and economic demands from his ex-girfriend with whom he had broken up in December 2018 after six years...

    The 1986 World Cup winner previously expressed anger at the legal and economic demands from his ex-girfriend with whom he had broken up in December 2018 after six years together.
    Early Celebrations Break Out at Ruling BJP's Headquarter in New Delhi

    Early Celebrations Break Out at Ruling BJP's Headquarter in New Delhi


    As per the latest data, the BJP has gone past the half-way mark. The BJP and its allies are leading in 321 seats, while the Indian National Congress (INC) and its allies are leading in 114 seats. The counting of votes began at 8 a.m. on Thursday...

    As per the latest data, the BJP has gone past the half-way mark. The BJP and its allies are leading in 321 seats, while the Indian National Congress (INC) and its allies are leading in 114 seats. The counting of votes began at 8 a.m. on Thursday morning.
    Knockout Beauty: Undefeated Sexy Polish Boxer Reveals If She'll Pose for PLAYBOY

    Knockout Beauty: Undefeated Sexy Polish Boxer Reveals If She'll Pose for PLAYBOY


    The current WBO super featherweight champion from Poland doesn't hesitate to share tonnes of smoking hot photos with her army of over 25,000 Instagram...

    The current WBO super featherweight champion from Poland doesn't hesitate to share tonnes of smoking hot photos with her army of over 25,000 Instagram followers.
    Migrant Influx to Germany May Weigh Down Economy in Years to Come

    Migrant Influx to Germany May Weigh Down Economy in Years to Come


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The cost of maintaining Germany’s huge population of immigrants, most of them unskilled workers, has skyrocketed to over $25 billion in taxpayers’ money in 2018 and will remain a drag on the economy, a survey by the country's...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The cost of maintaining Germany’s huge population of immigrants, most of them unskilled workers, has skyrocketed to over $25 billion in taxpayers’ money in 2018 and will remain a drag on the economy, a survey by the country's finance ministry shows.
    Spanish MP on EU Vote: 'European Identity is at Stake'

    Spanish MP on EU Vote: 'European Identity is at Stake'


    European Parliament elections are just around the corner; the vote will be held on 23-26 May in all 28 EU nations. It is slated to demonstrate whether the populist and eurosceptic parties that have been gaining support in national elections will do as...

    European Parliament elections are just around the corner; the vote will be held on 23-26 May in all 28 EU nations. It is slated to demonstrate whether the populist and eurosceptic parties that have been gaining support in national elections will do as well on the European level.
    Democrats Must 'Urinate or Get off the Pot' on Impeaching Trump - Sen. Kennedy

    Democrats Must 'Urinate or Get off the Pot' on Impeaching Trump - Sen. Kennedy


    The Louisiana Republican weighed in on the impeachment debate following a fresh row between Donald Trump and the Democratic leadership. POTUS marched out of a meeting with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi after she reportedly accused him of a cover-up amid...

    The Louisiana Republican weighed in on the impeachment debate following a fresh row between Donald Trump and the Democratic leadership. POTUS marched out of a meeting with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi after she reportedly accused him of a cover-up amid growing calls from fellow Democrats to launch impeachment proceedings.
    Mexico's Popocatepetl Volcano Sends Ash Plume 3.5 km Into Sky (VIDEO)

    Mexico's Popocatepetl Volcano Sends Ash Plume 3.5 km Into Sky (VIDEO)


    MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - The Popocatepetl volcano, located in central Mexico near Mexico City, belched a column of ash up to 3.5 kilometres (2.2 miles) above sea level into the sky, the country's civil defence service has...

    MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - The Popocatepetl volcano, located in central Mexico near Mexico City, belched a column of ash up to 3.5 kilometres (2.2 miles) above sea level into the sky, the country's civil defence service has said.
    UK PM May Expected to Declare Resignation on Friday Amid Brexit Stall - Reports

    UK PM May Expected to Declare Resignation on Friday Amid Brexit Stall - Reports


    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - UK Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to announce she will leave office on Friday in the wake of disagreements with lawmakers over her Brexit plan, The Times reported on...

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - UK Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to announce she will leave office on Friday in the wake of disagreements with lawmakers over her Brexit plan, The Times reported on Thursday.
    Czech Colonel Slams Rand Paul's Call to Ban Sale of Military Choppers as Comical

    Czech Colonel Slams Rand Paul's Call to Ban Sale of Military Choppers as Comical


    US Republican Senator Rand Paul wants Congress to ban the sale of military helicopters to the Czech Republic, which the State Department approved earlier this month. Along with the Czech Republic, the politician has also proposed blocking the sale of...

    US Republican Senator Rand Paul wants Congress to ban the sale of military helicopters to the Czech Republic, which the State Department approved earlier this month. Along with the Czech Republic, the politician has also proposed blocking the sale of military equipment to Bahrain, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates.
    Counting of Votes Begins to Decide Fate of India’s PM Modi

    Counting of Votes Begins to Decide Fate of India’s PM Modi


    The seven-phase polls were conducted between April 11 and May 19 in which around 67 percent of the nearly 900 million eligible voters exercised their franchise. The Indian government has beefed up security across the country, fearing violence may erupt...

    The seven-phase polls were conducted between April 11 and May 19 in which around 67 percent of the nearly 900 million eligible voters exercised their franchise. The Indian government has beefed up security across the country, fearing violence may erupt at sensitive locations.