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Airstrike forces closure of Libya’s only operational airport

Airstrike forces closure of Libya’s only operational airport Haftar last week ordered his self-styled Libyan National Army (LNA), which is allied to a parallel administration in the east, to march on Tripoli, the seat of the internationally recognised Government of National Accord (GNA) which is protected by an array of militias. [Full Article...]

Why Modi is no longer certain to win India's mega-election

Why Modi is no longer certain to win India's mega-election In the first phase, voting will take place in all seats in eight states and two Union Territories. The Election Commission on Monday said that predictions about election results by astrologers, tarot card readers and others in media when there is a ban on broadcasting exit polls are a violation of law. [Full Article...]

Mueller report will be released within a week: USA attorney general

Mueller report will be released within a week: USA attorney general Barr is scheduled to testify on the report itself at separate hearings before the Senate and House judiciary committees on May 1 and May 2. The attorney general made no mention of Mueller's report or the Russian Federation investigation in his opening statement. [Full Article...]

Tracking male pythons leads hunters to massive pregnant Burmese python

Tracking male pythons leads hunters to massive pregnant Burmese python The snakes have no natural predators in Florida and the United States Geological Survey (USGS) said they have contributed to "drastic declines" of midsized mammals. The Everglades is a vast area with a tropical climate flawless for pythons to hide and thrive. Florida has used other methods to manage the python population, including encouraging the humane killing of pythons on private property ... [Full Article...]

Who is Kirstjen Nielsen? Why has the chief of Homeland Security QUIT?

Who is Kirstjen Nielsen? Why has the chief of Homeland Security QUIT? Nielsen had traveled to the U.S. -Mexico border on Friday with Trump to participate in a roundtable with border officers and local law enforcement. Two children in US detention died late a year ago and hundreds of families are still being separated . [Full Article...]

Homeland Security boss to leave Trump Administration

Homeland Security boss to leave Trump Administration These moves include last month's recognition of Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights, and last year's opening of the US embassy in Jerusalem. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (neh-ten-YAH'-hoo) is seeking a fourth consecutive term in office as Israel's leader. [Full Article...]

BJP to release manifesto for Lok Sabha polls today

BJP to release manifesto for Lok Sabha polls today He also added that BJP is going forward with 75 resolutions that they fulfil by the year 2022 when India completes 75 years of independence. The BJP has consistently advocated an end to occupied Kashmir's special constitutional status, which prevents outsiders from buying property there, arguing that such laws have hindered its "integration" with the rest of India. [Full Article...]

Netanyahu pledges to annex West Bank settlements after vote

Netanyahu pledges to annex West Bank settlements after vote The agreement was fiercely opposed by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , who has cheered as Trump re-imposed stringent new sanctions on the country that Israel regards as an existential threat. The settlements have also been the most contentious sticking point in the peace negotiations between Israeli and Palestinian leaders, and the talks have remained stalled since 2014. [Full Article...]

First Report on Boeing Crash That Killed 157 in Ethiopia Due Thursday

First Report on Boeing Crash That Killed 157 in Ethiopia Due Thursday As the Boeing 737 MAX remains grounded, a new Senate investigation has launched and details of a federal grand jury have emerged, the latest in a series of probes looking into how the plane was certified and the problems that have occurred since. [Full Article...]

U.S. expected to designate Iran’s Revolutionary Guard a terrorist group

U.S. expected to designate Iran’s Revolutionary Guard a terrorist group Last year, CNN reported that Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats cautioned the administration that designating the IRGC could pose dangers to U.S. "The designation of the IRGC would send that message". The announcement would come ahead of the first anniversary of President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of a 2015 nuclear deal with Tehran and to reimpose sanctions that had crippl... [Full Article...]

Nadler: Barr is 'biased' and Mueller's Trump-Russia report must be released

Nadler: Barr is 'biased' and Mueller's Trump-Russia report must be released Allegations this week that the US Justice chief downplayed serious evidence of illegal obstruction by Trump in Special Counsel Robert Mueller's final report are fuelling demands that he release the entire, unexpurgated document to Congress. [Full Article...]

Trump says China trade talks ‘moving along very nicely’

Trump says China trade talks ‘moving along very nicely’ That has left negotiators diametrically opposed: China wants all tariffs that have been imposed in the course of the past 12 months removed, while the US wants to retain some as part of its enforcement mechanism. Speaking from the Great Hall of the People in Beijing before their bilateral meeting, Trump said, "My feeling toward you (President Xi) is an incredibly warm one". [Full Article...]

Pakistan issues India attack WARNING as intelligence uncovers plot just days away

Pakistan issues India attack WARNING as intelligence uncovers plot just days away Earlier, in a suicide bombing attack by Pakistan based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammad in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama, more than 40 CRPF personnel had lost their lives. India said it, too, had shot down a Pakistani aircraft and the air force displayed pieces of a missile that it said had been fired by a Pakistani F-16 before it went down. [Full Article...]

Chinese woman 'lied her way into Mar-a-Lago' with malware

Chinese woman 'lied her way into Mar-a-Lago' with malware And on Wednesday, Trump said he was "not concerned". According to the Times, she has " promoted events at Mar-a-Lago with ads targeting Chinese business executives hoping to gain access to Trump and his family". "Yes please, translate", Zhang said. Staff allowed her access " due to a potential language barrier issue " after believing she was related to a club member. [Full Article...]

Doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight crew followed procedures

Doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight crew followed procedures She said the report recommended that Boeing should review the aircraft flight control system. A preliminary report released on Thursday indicated Ethiopian Airlines pilots wrestled with controls to stay aloft but plunged to the ground after restoring a computer system that was ordering the nose down because of faulty sensor data. [Full Article...]

Boeing dealing with second software problem on troubled 737 Max jets

Boeing dealing with second software problem on troubled 737 Max jets Boeing has insisted safety is at the core of its activities in response to the preliminary report into the crash of Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 . Aboulafia speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Australia". He said that it was the similar case in the recent two accidents, adding that pilots had stated that erroneous activation of the MCAS function could add to what was already a high workload ... [Full Article...]

White House pulls nomination to lead ICE head — APNewsBreak

White House pulls nomination to lead ICE head — APNewsBreak During gaggle with reporters Thursday morning, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said the administration isn't interested in playing political games with Democrats over the issue. "There's no question that they are salient". The appellate level will likely take that more seriously, but we can't pretend that precedents don't exist for probes of personal finances of presidents and their fami... [Full Article...]

Biden speaks to union amid women's complaints

Biden speaks to union amid women's complaints I'm not sorry for any of my intentions. I'm not sorry for anything that I have ever done. "And I hate they way things have changed over the past 15-20 years". But the doctored video retweeted by Trump shows images of Biden popping up behind the former vice president, touching and nuzzling him. Trump said Friday he is "a very good messenger" to mock Biden and claimed that "people got a kick out o... [Full Article...]

Saudi Arabia gives murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s children houses, monthly payments

Saudi Arabia gives murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s children houses, monthly payments Although Saudi Arabia has denied the royal family had anything to do with the assassination of Khashoggi, worldwide intelligence agencies have implicated Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman as the main instigator of the murder. In an exclusive interview with CNN in November , the two brothers described their father as "courageous, generous and very fearless", and issued an emotional appeal for th... [Full Article...]

British MPs back Brexit delay by one vote

British MPs back Brexit delay by one vote In a move created to commit Jeremy Corbyn to demanding a vote, Labour's shadow foreign minister Emily Thornberry wrote to party colleagues on Thursday insisting that the party mustn't agree to any deal without a referendum attached, saying: "Any deal agreed by Parliament must be subject to a confirmatory public vote, and yes, the other option on the ballot must be Remain". [Full Article...]


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