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Russian lawmaker proposes to legalise football hooliganism

With less than 18 months to go until Russia hosts the World Cup, Lebedev has drafted rules for a "draka" - the Russian word for fight - featuring 20 unarmed c...


USA warns Israel against annexing West Bank

Meanwhile the Palestinian Ministry of Health has reportedly confirmed Al-Araj's death, according to online media reports, while his body was taken by Israeli fo...


Club president claims Arsenal target is worth astonishing fee

Belotti has been hugely impressive this season and scored the Serie A's fourth fastest hat-trick during Torino's 3-1 victory over Palermo during the weekend. To...


Only one foreign airline has agreed to use Kaduna airport, says FG

The airport will be closed for six weeks, beginning March 8, in order fix the runway which is in a shocking state of disrepair. The Minister of State in charg...


Putin to have meeting with Netanyahu in Moscow March 9

But, majority-Shi'ite Iran has always maintained that its forces were in Syria to defend holy Shi'ite shrines. "Iran is the greatest generator of terrorism in...


Retired policeman links Philippine leader Duterte to death squad in TV inquiry

Senators opened a separate inquiry previous year on extrajudicial killings of drug suspects allegedly ordered or known by Duterte, then city mayor Duterte start...


Ukraine takes Russian Federation to United Nations court for 'supporting' terrorism

The U.N. court takes years to hear cases. "This case will send a message about whether the global legal order can stand up to powerful countries that disregar...


Inheritance at heart of missing French family probe

The newspaper and RTL radio said a dispute over an inheritance is at the heart of the investigation into the missing Troadec family, including both parents and ...


Israel decriminalizes marijuana use, implements fine system instead

Speaking ahead of the meeting on Sunday, Israel's leader, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stated to his cabinet that "on the one hand we are opening ourselv...


Mama June Flaunts Extreme 60-Pound Weight Loss After Gastric Sleeve Surgery

Mama June appeared to be wearing prosthetics or a fat suit of some kind, perhaps accentuating her weight. So the 37-year-old vowed to show her former flame wh...


Fifteen dead in Pakistan border attacks

Speaking at the floor of the House, he said that Pakistan wants to have proper border management with Afghanistan. "If NATO forces failed to ensure peace in Afg...


EU's big four meet to seek impetus in face of Brexit

Other EU members could choose to opt out of measures meant to deepen integration, he added. "We must be able to move forward", she said. But to avoid antago...


Petition Seeks Release of Afghan Family Detained in US

Then, at a brief meeting with the mother, attorneys learned that she and her children were going to be transported to a family detention center in Texas, Inlend...


Gold Star father's Toronto speech cancelled as travel rights are 'reviewed': organizer

Pakistan is not one of the six nations temporarily prohibited from travel into the USA under Trump's revised ban, which isn't even scheduled to go into effect u...


IHS CERAWeek: IEA chief says global oil demand 'not peaking'

On the demand side, Birol said India is overtaking China as the centre of oil demand growth. The IEA sees the U.S.as "the number one source of supply growth" ...


What's behind row between Turkey and Germany?

Germany is home to almost 1.5 million Turks eligible to vote in Turkey's upcoming referendum, according to Turkish media. They were scheduled to address the r...


Robert Osborne, Host of Great Movie Ride and TCM, Passes Away

Turner Classic Movies released a statement on Osborne's death just a few minutes ago; you can see that below. Robert was a deloved member of the Turner fam...


Trump goes after Obama over Russian links

Trump's language on Russia now has shifted somewhat from campaign days, when he tweeted his admiration for Putin as a strong leader, and the Russian president p...


North Korean missile tests angers Japan

The launch prompted South Korea's acting leader to call for a quick deployment of the controversial American anti-missile system known as THAAD, a move th...


Jeremy Corbyn tax returns prompts claims that figures do not add up

His tax return showed that he earnt £77,019 from all employments, £36,045 from United Kingdom pensions and state benefits, a total of £1,200 profit from self-em...


Hundreds of supporters rally for Trump in Bensalem

According to Berkeley Police, ten people were arrested. A Trump supporter is injured after the rally. Several hundred people gathered at a rally organized b...


RSS leader retracts statement on Kerala CM; expresses regret

The RSS today relieved Kundan Chandrawat, whose announcement of a bounty of Rs 1 crore for beheading Kerala Chief Minister P Vijayan triggered a controversy, of...


India rejects China's land exchange deal on Tawang

At one bilateral meeting early in his tenure, Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj asked her Chinese counterpart whether Beijing had a "one India" policy, according t...


Sweden re-activates military draft over concerns about Russian aggression

The Nordic nation will demand that thousands of teenagers of both sexes serve in the armed forces for nine to 12 months. Non-aligned Sweden ended compulsory m...


Fallen Tombstones at Brooklyn Jewish Cemetery Not Vandalism

There has been a rash of vandalism at Jewish cemeteries and 122 bomb threats called in to Jewish organizations in three dozen states since early January. Member...


Two die in Nebraska prison violence

Officials say inmates in one housing unit have refused to return to their assigned cells. It wasn't until about 4:30 p.m. that emergency response personnel were...


Woman cremated in India may have been burned alive

Two doctors said the cause of death was " shock caused by being burnt alive ", not a lung infection, according to the Daily Mail . A day later on 26 February...


Malacañang 'saddened but resolved' after discovery of beheaded German's body

The death toll update on the side of the ASG came as the military confirmed that the body of beheaded German hostage Jurgen Gustav Kantner was recovered in Inda...


Iraq minister criticises United Nations efforts for Mosul displaced

The UN agency said the almost 40,000 people displaced from the town since November fled north to areas controlled by other rebel forces. The militants, he ...


Will Tony Blair become Trump's Middle East adviser?

Blair, who led the Labour Party to three general election victories, has specialised in Middle East policy since stepping down as prime minister in 2007. He doe...


7 treated for exposure to toxic agents near Mosul — Red Cross

Two of the twelve patients being treated had been discharged, he said. They said the attacks came across the Tigris River from western Mosul. Hala Jaber, a ...


Hungry and afraid, Mosul civilians flee

Drones used by both sides highlights a new possible element of warfare. UNICEF's Vigneau said that more than 100,000 children have been displaced from Mos...


KHEIRIDDIN | Halifax woman offering taxi alternative for women with #HailLadyCab

Wayne MacKay, a law professor at Dalhousie University in Halifax, said he liked Ambrose's idea, adding that questions have been raised as to whether Lenehan's c...


Against 'outside meddling': China to boost defense budget by 7% in

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg came under attack on social media as he jogged in China's capital past year as the air pollution index was well into the hazard...


Liverpool push Arsenal out of top-4

Before the game, Liverpool had just won one out of their nine Premier League meetings at Anfield. ALEXIS SANCHEZ is on the bench for Liverpool v Arsenal, an...