https://s1.cdn.autoevolution.com/images/news/putin-drives-a-truck-over-new-crimea-bridge-army-of-trucks-follow-125702_1.jpg

Global

When they were still friends, back in 1994, Russian Federation and Ukraine tried to work together on a bridge project, but this idea failed too. The peninsula has until now been hard to access from southern Russian Federation with long queues of vehicles often trying to board ferries, which are not always able to run during winter storms.
  • Catalan separatists want to re-elect fugitive ex-leader

    Catalan separatists want to re-elect fugitive ex-leader

    Global

    The announcement came after Spain's Constitutional Court on Wednesday accepted an appeal form the government that blocked pro-independence politicians in Catalonia from voting in Puigdemont while he remains in exile. He was handpicked by the deposed former president, Carles Puigdemont , regarded by secessionists as the rightful leader but now in Germany facing extradition proceedings on rebellion charges.
  • Broader Israel-Iran War would hit airports and ports for economic attrition

    Broader Israel-Iran War would hit airports and ports for economic attrition

    Global

    We will remind, on the night of 10 may, the IDF attacked dozens of military targets belonging to the Iranian forces of al-Quds in Syria, in response to the shelling of their positions in the Golan heights. Though Iran has been feverishly building military installations facing the Israeli border, Iranian forces in Syria are no match for Israel, as the Israeli strikes have demonstrated.
  • Collegium likely to repeat recommendation for Justice KM Joseph to SC…

    Collegium likely to repeat recommendation for Justice KM Joseph to SC…

    Global

    The collegium in principle on Friday agreed to reiterate Uttarakhand high court chief justice KM Joseph's name for elevation to the top court, but made a decision to send it back along with some other names for appointment as judges. The collegium consisted of a group of five most-senior judges. If the Collegium sends it back a second time, as in the present case, the Centre is bound to accept the recommendation.
  • Why Meghan Markle Won't Wear A David Emanuel Wedding Dress

    Why Meghan Markle Won't Wear A David Emanuel Wedding Dress

    Global

    It also includes two golden poppies, the official flower of Markle's home state of California . For Harry, then fifth in line to the throne, had required his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth's , permission to Wednesday Meghan, according to the 2013 Succession to the Crown Act.
  • 1MDB Bonds Take a Hit as Malaysia Vote Puts Focus on Future

    1MDB Bonds Take a Hit as Malaysia Vote Puts Focus on Future

    Global

    Newly elected Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has said he would reopen an investigation relating to allegations that Mr. Najib siphoned money from 1Malaysia Development Bhd., or 1MDB, the Malaysian state investment fund at the center of probes in multiple countries.
  • Will not permit torture if confirmed to run CIA: Haspel

    Will not permit torture if confirmed to run CIA: Haspel

    Global

    If the answer is yes, then perhaps you need to rethink your position on torture. Haspel, now the acting director of the CIA, told members of the Senate intelligence committee during her confirmation hearing on Wednesday that, if confirmed, she would not restart the interrogation program.
  • Trump berates DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen over border security

    Trump berates DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen over border security

    Global

    During his 2016 presidential campaign, Trump fervently pushed for immigration reform by outlining bold plans, including the construction of a massive wall stretching across the US-Mexico border. Trump has growing increasingly angry about his inability to secure the border and has repeatedly called on Congress to pass new legislation to strengthen what he calls the nation's "horrible" immigration laws.
  • Nepal comes first in India's Neighbourhood First policy: Modi

    Nepal comes first in India's Neighbourhood First policy: Modi

    Global

    The Indian Government has identified 15 destinations in India for development under the Ramayana Circuit theme namely Ayodhya , Nandigram, Shringverpur & Chitrakoot (Uttar Pradesh), Sitamarhi, Buxar & Darbhanga (Bihar), Chitrakoot (Madhya Pradesh), Mahendragiri (Odisha), Jagdalpur (Chattisgarh), Nashik & Nagpur (Maharashtra), Bhadrachalam (Telangana), Hampi (Karnataka) and Rameshwaram (Tamil Nadu).
  • Plus Two Results Announced; Check Results on keralaresults

    Plus Two Results Announced; Check Results on keralaresults

    Global

    Click on the link "Kerala DHSE Plus Two Result 2018". Students who have appeared in the examination can also check their results on keralaresults .nic.in. - Fill in your registration number to get your result. Kerala Plus One (class 11) examination results 2018 will be declared by May last. The overall pass percentage in Plus-2 is 83.75 %.
  • Kevin Kamenetz, Democratic candidate for Md. governor, dies of cardiac arrest

    Kevin Kamenetz, Democratic candidate for Md. governor, dies of cardiac arrest

    Global

    Kamenetz was asleep at his home in Owings Mills, northwest of Baltimore, when he woke up at 2 a.m. ET and complained of chest pain. Doctors pronounced him dead at 3:22 a.m. In 2010, he was elected as Baltimore County's 12th County Executive, and was reelected in 2014. He worked as a prosecutor in the Baltimore City State's Attorney's Office and in 1994 he was elected to the Baltimore County Council, where he served four terms.
  • China, Japan and South Korea highlight unity amid North Korea moves

    China, Japan and South Korea highlight unity amid North Korea moves

    Global

    Fifteen Korean business leaders also joined including Chairman of the Korea Chamber of Commerce Park Yong-maan, Samsung Electronics CEO Yoon Boo-keun, Hyundai Motor President Chung Jin-haeng, LG Electronics CEO Cho Sung-jin and the heads of Lotte Holdings, GS, CJ, LS and Amorepacific.
  • It is for Nawaz Sharif to respond to money laundering charges

    It is for Nawaz Sharif to respond to money laundering charges

    Global

    While the World Bank promptly responded to the NAB move and stated "the report does not include any mention of money laundering nor does it name any individuals", the State Bank of Pakistan said the estimates showed in the WB report were based on "assumptions" which did not reflect the reality.
  • At least 20 people are dead after dam bursts in Kenya

    At least 20 people are dead after dam bursts in Kenya

    Global

    Property estimated to be worth millions of shillings was also destroyed by the raging waters and thick mud. Nakuru governor Lee Kinyanjui said: "We will do our best to take affected families to safety and help them get medical attention".
  • Israel damages

    Israel damages "almost all" Iran's bases in Syria: defense minister

    Global

    In Syria , where the USA has sought, in collaboration with Islamist "rebels", to overthrow the pro-Iranian Assad regime for over seven years, killing hundreds of thousands of Syrians in the process, American forces are focused on thwarting attempts by Iran to open up a land bridge from Tehran to Damascus.
  • China exports beat expectations despite U.S. trade spat

    China exports beat expectations despite U.S. trade spat

    Global

    China's goods trade rose 8.9 percent year-on-year to 9.11 trillion yuan (about 1.43 trillion USA dollars) in the first four months of this year, customs data showed Tuesday . Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, Assistant to the President for Economic Policy Larry Kudlow, and Assistant to the President for Trade and Manufacturing Policy Peter Navarro were all on the trip.
  • Former senior Chinese official given life sentence

    Former senior Chinese official given life sentence

    Global

    One of China's most high-profile politicians, Sun Zhengcai , once seen as a likely candidate to be China's next leader, was sentenced to life in prison for taking almost $27 million in bribes. Many China politics experts and some party insiders attribute Mr. Sun's downfall to his reputation as a possible next-generation leader whose ties were to senior party figures other than Mr.
  • "Multiple fatalities" reported in Montgomery County home

    Global

    Christopher Wilson Snyder, 41, died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to NBC affiliate WRC . Three other adults in the home where the three people were killed were able to escape unharmed. He threatened to blow up the building if police come in. According to police, there are multiple fatalities and the suspect is not in custody. The three weren't the only ones there at the time of the shooting, however.
  • System of a Down's Serj Tankian Joins Armenia Opposition Rally

    System of a Down's Serj Tankian Joins Armenia Opposition Rally

    Global

    The election of Pashinyan , a former newspaper editor who spent time in prison for fomenting unrest, marks a dramatic rupture with the cadre of rulers who have run Armenia since the late 1990s. Pashinyan , who led the peaceful "Velvet Revolution", promised MPs that human rights would be protected, and that corruption and election-rigging would end.
  • Melania Trump to Announce Initiatives on Children's Well-Being

    Melania Trump to Announce Initiatives on Children's Well-Being

    Global

    The first lady's spokeswoman, Stephanie Grisham, says the focus will be on the overall well-being of children, which Mrs. Trump has spoken about since becoming first lady. The gender gap in impressions of the first lady has also narrowed, Trump's numbers are up 7 percentage points among men, but have risen 13 percentage points among women.