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Hundreds of people protested in Lower Manhattan and buildings were to be lit green in solidarity after President Trump declared Thursday that the U.S. is withdrawing from the landmark Paris climate a
Hundreds of people protested in Lower Manhattan and buildings were to be lit green in solidarity after President Trump declared Thursday that the U.S. is withdrawing from the landmark Paris climate a
Tehran, June 2, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhnai in a message to his Afghan counterpart Ashraf Ghani condemned the terrorist blast in Kabul which killed and wounded dozens of Afghan Muslim and defense
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency plans to offer some employees a buyout program to reduce staff, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters, as President Donald Trump
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Three Democratic lawmakers sent a letter to the president of Kushner Companies on Thursday seeking information related to concerns that the real estate firm has exploited Jared
President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate change agreement will endanger human health and make it hard to prevent even more damage from global warning, medical groups told
St. Petersburg, June 1, IRNA - The 21st St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF 2017) opened late on Thursday in a ceremony attended by Chairman of Iran-Russia Joint Economic Commission Ma
President Donald Trump announced his intention for the United States to leave the Paris climate agreement on Thursday in a lengthy and rambling speech that veered into inaccurate territory several ti
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Thursday said he will withdraw the United States from the landmark 2015 global agreement to fight climate change, a move that fulfilled a major campaig
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency initiated a buyout program on Thursday to reduce staff numbers as the agency seeks to refocus its agenda on reducing regulation, accordi
President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate change agreement will endanger human health and make it hard to prevent even more damage from global warning, medical groups said
President Donald Trump’s decision to pull the United States out of the Paris climate accord — which kept a campaign promise — drew quick rebukes from prominent Washington state Democrats, as well as
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has spoken with U.S. President Donald Trump and expressed his disappointment with Trump's decision to pull out of the P
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Thursday he was confident that Congress would raise the federal debt limit "before there's an issue" with U.S. creditworthiness,
World leaders on Thursday reacted quickly to President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate change agreement, with former Vice President Al Gore calling the move "reckless and..
President Donald Trump in announcing the U.S. withdrawal from the climate change agreement, said, “I was elected to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris.”Maybe he should have chosen a diff
The foreign interference that may have influenced the U.S. election should not deter Canada and other countries from embracing online voting, says th
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Thursday said he will withdraw the United States from the landmark 2015 global agreement to fight climate change, spurning pleas from U.S. allies and c
We Love ‘90s (party) Leggings and weird hairstyles, sports costumes and men`s handbags – it’s time to fish these 1990s attributes out of the closet and wear for the We Love 90s party. Guests will take
Good pizza should take less than two minutes to make. Good olive oil costs at least 15 euros per bottle. Good recipes can sometimes be hundreds of years old. Those are just a few of the titbits of kno
Lyubomyr Huzar, the former supreme archbishop of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, died on May 31 after a long illness. He was 84. Crux, an independent Catholic news organization, said it expects t
Russia’s hijacking of Ukrainian history triggered a Twitter war to go along with the real war that has killed 10,000 Ukrainians after the Kremlin’s invasion of Crimea and the eastern Donbas in 2
The Kyiv Post asked two Italians in Kyiv what they love about Ukraine and its capital. Luciano Scambiato Licciardi, three years in Ukraine Luciano Scambiato Licciardi, a 33-year-old strategic communic
Ukrainians move to Italy for a range of reasons: Some are seeking a degree from a European university, while others want to join family or loved ones living in the country. But most go for work. Accor
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said Thursday it will take up a proposal this month to revise its rules to allow law enforcement personnel to identify threatening cal
Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko and EU Commissioner for European Neighborhood Policy Johannes Hahn have discussed the security situation in Donbas and the importance of the full implementat
Some Twitter users accused Islamic State Group, also known as ISIS, for attacking a resort and casino complex in Manila. The hotel was on lockdown after there were reports of gunfire and explosions,
Further privatizations of Russian oil and gas companies were ruled out by an aide to President Vladimir Putin on June 1. “I believe the question of further privatizations of oil companies, inclu
Sberbank of Russia CEO Herman Gref has expressed dismay over the decision to ban Yandex services in Ukraine. “It is too bad that the citizens of Ukraine will be deprived of the ability to access
Russia could use nuclear weapons to defend its position if forces led by the US or Nato make a move into Crimea, a veteran politician in the country has claimed. Read more here.  The post The Independ
Shifting from his previous blanket denials, President Vladimir Putin of Russia said on June 1 that “patriotically minded” private Russian hackers could have been involved in cyberattacks last year to
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) announced the startup of the program of the special space probe to research the corona. The aim of the mission Solar Probe Plus is to gather th
Tehran, June 1, IRNA – Secretary of Expediency Council (EC) Mohsen Rezaei wrote in his telegram channel on Thursday that world would not see tranquility without punishment of countries supporting ter
At least four players including Larsen & Toubro, IL&FS, Jaiprakash Ventures and Reliance Infrastructure in JV with Turkey-based Dogus Constructions are likely to bid for the Rs 10,000 crore Z
The farmers in Maharashtra have begun their indefinite strike from Thursday, which could impact the supply of fruits and vegetables to large urban centers if the strike continues. In large cities suc
Online recruitment activities in May 2017 registered 7 per cent year-on-year growth, according to Monster Employment Index, with sectors such as telecom and banking leading the growth, but manufactur
European Union Commissioner for Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn has emphasized that at this stage there is no reason to suspend the visa-free regime between Ukraine and
Russia’s top search site Yandex has decided to close its offices in the Ukrainian cities of Kyiv and Odessa, RIA news agency cited the company as saying on June 1. Read more here.  The post Reut
Russia’s economy is growing again after three years of recession. Western sanctions may have helped the country into recovery, forcing it to become more self-reliant. But higher oil prices played a pa
Ukraine has taken a very welcome first step in the fight against corporate secrecy and corruption by agreeing to share data on who ultimately owns and controls Ukrainian companies. Last week Transpare
Quebec Liberal MP Marc Miller has been quietly learning Mohawk over the last number of months, and delivered a statement in that language in the Hous
Quebec Liberal MP Marc Miller has been quietly learning Mohawk over the last number of months, and will deliver a statement in that language in the H
Though one of its flagship stores was destroyed in fire and losses are being assessed, Chennai Silks’ fire insurance cover is expected to help recoup a significant portion of the losses, according t.
Chennai Silks’ textile showroom in Chennai, that caught fire early on Wednesday morning will be demolished, said Finance Minister of Tamil Nadu, D Jayakumar. Addressing media persons today, Jayakum..
Yandex intends to limit or completely abandon its business in Ukraine, that’s according the company CEO, Alexander Shulgin, who spoke with the Russian NTV. Read more here.  The post UNIAN: Yandex CEO
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former FBI Director James Comey will testify before a Senate committee next Thursday as part of a probe into alleged Russian meddling in the U.S. presidential election and possi
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump signed a temporary order on Thursday to keep the U.S. embassy in Israel in Tel Aviv instead of relocating it to Jerusalem, despite his campaign pledge to
The Trump administration is moving toward handing back to Russia two diplomatic compounds, near New York City and on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, from which its officials were ejected in late Decem
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former FBI Director James Comey will testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee on June 8 as part of its probe into alleged Russian meddling in the U.S. presidential elect
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House Intelligence Committee's top Democrat on Thursday accused panel chairman Devin Nunes of violating his recusal from its Russia probe by issuing three subpoenas to
Russian investigators say the December crash of a Tu-154 airliner in the Black Sea, which killed 92 people, was most likely a case of pilot error. The military flight was on its way to Syria, carrying
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko spoke by telephone to European Council President Donald Tusk to discuss the situation in Donbas. “Petro Poroshenko drew attention to the constant violation b
Russian President Vladimir Putin denied Russian state involvement in a series of hacking incidents that purportedly influenced the 2016 presidential election, but floated a theory that "patrioti
The federal Liberals will face pressure today from municipal leaders who want them to speed up the pace of the government's vaunted infrastructure pl
Congressional investigations into whether Donald Trump or his associates had improper contact with Russia are heating up, with the probes shifting toward a dramatic, public phase that’s inching closer
The FBI and Congress are examining a campaign event last spring during which Donald Trump, Jeff Sessions and Jared Kushner were in a small gathering with Russian ambassador to the U.S.Photo Credit: A
The tit-for-tat trade spat between the Liberal government and Boeing over the future of the Super Hornet fighter jet purchase escalated Thursday with
Boeing has put the brakes on a major announcement regarding the sale of 18 Super Hornet fighter jets to Canada after Ottawa took the aerospace and de
The Congress slammed PM Modi's controversial demonetisation move saying it was an "extraordinarily foolish" measure that had set the economy further back.Reacting to the CSO data which showed the GDP
Kabul, June 1, IRNA – Iranian Ambassador to Afghanistan Mohammad Reza Bahrami met with Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive of government Abdullah Abdullah on Thursday.
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