• Turkish president calls snap elections for June
Turkish president calls snap elections for June

He said he made the decision after speaking to the head of the nationalist MHP party, Devlet Bahçeli, who a day earlier had floated the prospect of early polls. "As result of consultations with Mr. Bahceli, we chose to hold elections on June 24, 2018, a Sunday", said Erdogan , standing in front of Turkish flags at the presidential palace.

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  • Iceland's Bitcoin heist suspect 'flees on PM's plane'
Iceland's Bitcoin heist suspect 'flees on PM's plane'

Swedish police spokesman Stefan Dangardt said no arrest had been made in Sweden but Icelandic police had briefed them on the situation and issued an worldwide arrest warrant. The prison is unfenced and inmates there have telephone and internet access. He was one of 11 individuals who allegedly stole over $2 million worth of electronic equipment fro...

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  • Sexual assault on minors continue; 8-year old raped, killed in UP
Sexual assault on minors continue; 8-year old raped, killed in UP

The Times of India reported that the girl's body was found abandoned near a construction site around the wedding venue and that the police have apprehended the accused, a certain Sonu Jatav . "She left me speechless and I had no other option but to attend the function", the girl's father recalled. Police have recovered the clothes he was wearing ...

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  • Diaz-Canel lone candidate to replace Raul Castro
Diaz-Canel lone candidate to replace Raul Castro

On Wednesday, Castro wore a dark suit in place of military fatigues and sat near Diaz-Canel as an official read out the names of proposed leaders to the 604 legislators gathered at a wood-panelled convention center in a quiet Havana suburb.

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  • Trump says he prefers bilateral trade deal with Japan
Trump says he prefers bilateral trade deal with Japan

North Korea has been crippled by decades of communist rule with the vast majority of its population living is destitution. We are negotiating now. Trump thanked Chinese President Xi Jinping for maintaining tight control of the border between China and North Korea.

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  • Still going: Officials try to rescue more people days after Kauai deluge
Still going: Officials try to rescue more people days after Kauai deluge

Local emergency management officials say the U.S. Army, National Guard, and the county airlifted over 220 people Monday, and will continue rescue operations throughout the day. The National Weather Service listed 28.1 inches (71 centimeters) of rainfall in the modest North Shore city of Hanalei involving two a.m. Saturday and two per cent Sunday.

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  • SCOTUS strikes down part of mandatory deportation law
SCOTUS strikes down part of mandatory deportation law

The case, Sessions v. Dimaya , focused on a Filipino with permanent US residency who had been convicted of burglary . The Supreme Court was deciding on a law that would subject legal immigrants to mandatory deportation if they had committed certain crimes.

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  • BJP demands apology from Cong for 'defaming Hindus'
BJP demands apology from Cong for 'defaming Hindus'

He added that the transcript shows the mindset of Mr Gandhi towards Hindus who have been always taken for granted by the Congress. Congress president and Gandhi Scion Rahul Gandhi on Monday will embark on a three-day visit to his and his mother Sonia Gandhi's parliamentary constituencies of Amethi and Rae Bareli respectively.

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  • Boston Marathon Winners Break Decade-Long National Losing Streaks
Boston Marathon Winners Break Decade-Long National Losing Streaks

Linden came thisclose to winning the 2011 Boston Marathon , claiming second place just two seconds behind victor Caroline Kilel from Kenya at her personal best time of 2:22:38, which was then the fastest time ever run by an American woman in Boston .

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  • India's Economy to Grow at 7.4% in 2018, 7.8% in 2019
India's Economy to Grow at 7.4% in 2018, 7.8% in 2019

China is projected to grow 6.6 percent this year, decelerating from 6.9 percent growth in 2017. The IMF said the reforms would improve infrastructure in transport and telecommunication sectors to spur growth. It forecasts the Irish economy to grow at 4.5% this year and 4% next year. Many economists worry that Trump administration efforts to s...

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  • Sean Hannity Was a Client of Donald Trump's Lawyer Michael Cohen
Sean Hannity Was a Client of Donald Trump's Lawyer Michael Cohen

Officials told the court that those seized records include roughly 10 boxes, plus data files on multiple phones and electronic devices that could take up to two weeks to organize. Monday's hearing began with an appearance by porn actress Stormy Daniels , who was swarmed by photographers and almost fell as she was hustled into the courthouse, a ...

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  • Assad calls Syria air strikes act of 'American aggression'
Assad calls Syria air strikes act of 'American aggression'

Assad also declined to comment on calls by the US State Department to declare alleged Syrian stockpiles of chemical weapons, Zheleznyak said. "In a sign of cynical disdain, a group of countries chose to take military action", Russia's UN Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia said.

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  • WWE SmackDown Celebration Planned For Tonight, Ronda Rousey Remembers Roddy Piper, More
WWE SmackDown Celebration Planned For Tonight, Ronda Rousey Remembers Roddy Piper, More

On his very first night back on RAW , Mahal competed in a title matchup against The Charismatic Enigma-one that saw Hardy defeat the Modern Day Maharaja to become the new United States Champion. Bayley - New scenery could be a blessing for Bayley . Baron Corbin , Mojo Rawley , Zack Ryder , Chad Gable , and The Ascension all jumped to RAW ...

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  • South Africa Backs Morocco's Bid To Host The 2026 World Cup
South Africa Backs Morocco's Bid To Host The 2026 World Cup

Morocco is up against a United States-Canada-Mexico bid to stage the continent's second World Cup . According to the local bid committee, president Moulay Hafid Elalamy, the five-member FIFA Task Force will begin inspection on Tuesday visiting some stadiums, training facilities, fans sites and media centres.

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  • NK leader says Chinese artists' visit will help strengthen ties
NK leader says Chinese artists' visit will help strengthen ties

He said he would offer 'all conditions for the Chinese art troupe at the highest level and on a top-priority basis, ' according to the KCNA. The warm welcome is in stark contrast to Chinese diplomats' last visit to Pyongyang in November as President Xi's special envoy, where he returned without meeting with Kim.

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  • California rejects border duties for troops — APNewsBreak
California rejects border duties for troops — APNewsBreak

He said Homeland Security officials are "in continuing dialogue and discussion" with state officials and did not rule out an agreement on an even more circumscribed role for the troops. California authorities pushed back Monday on a Trump administration official's claim that Gov. The additional staffing would allow the Guard to support statewide la...

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  • London stabbing: man killed in Forest Gate
London stabbing: man killed in Forest Gate

A 34-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of murder at the scene of the Colindale attack. "I saw a suspect being led away in handcuffs". Dihan was wanted in several cases, including murder, snatching and extortion, lodged with Kotwali Police Station, the OC said.

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  • Conway questions Comey's credibility over Trump meeting claims
Conway questions Comey's credibility over Trump meeting claims

It's really hard to follow, which is nothing new for those who track Conway . For what its worth, Conway's husband sure doesn't think a lot of the White House's attacks on Comey. ABC has changed its headline since, to read " Kellyanne Conway slams Comey: He always diverts 'the spotlight to him'". Stephanopoulos quickly pointed out that Com...

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  • Wheeling Police Continue Investigating Robbery at Edgington Lane Business
Wheeling Police Continue Investigating Robbery at Edgington Lane Business

April. 12, 2018: Police say a man with a knife walked into a business on Victoria Avenue, just east of Park Street. Hopewell Police were called to the 1900 block of Warren Avenue Saturday, at about 12:17 p.m., where a woman was screaming for help.

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  • Stormy Daniels' lawyer: Michael Cohen is 'radioactive'
Stormy Daniels' lawyer: Michael Cohen is 'radioactive'

Michael Avenatti, a lawyer for Stormy Daniels , did not. The search warrant authorizing the raid indicated prosecutors were looking into potential violations of bank fraud, wire fraud, and campaign finance violations, sources told CNN. "I give my word that we will not rest until that happens". Following a wild day of proceedings as part of a ...

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