• US Navy carrier
US Navy carrier"s visit to Vietnam puts China on notice"

Vietnamese diplomats and military officers have repeatedly stressed the country's independent foreign policy and its desire for broad foreign relations - hoping to maintain stable ties with China while standing up to it over the South China Sea, the sources said.

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  • Upstate New York college on lockdown after 'real' and 'credible' threat
Upstate New York college on lockdown after 'real' and 'credible' threat

A pair of phone calls threatening to take some sort of action at the Gordon Science Center on the campus of Utica College has resulted in a campus-wide lockdown. The investigation was continuing, with police remaining on campus. Residential students will be escorted back to their residence halls by law enforcement, and must remain there until the...

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  • Modi's nationalist party notches win in key Indian state
Modi's nationalist party notches win in key Indian state

It is a difference of about five per cent votes only. Zeliang said NPF continued to be a part of the North-East Democratic Alliance led by the BJP and hoped the saffron party will form the new governemnt with it. Its vote share dipped to less than two per cent, the EC source said. "It is a concern...how the erosion has taken place and why this ...

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  • Nagaland's Outgoing CM TR Zeliang Refuses to Step Down
Nagaland's Outgoing CM TR Zeliang Refuses to Step Down

Rio has the majority and should form the government, Acharya said after the meeting. Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju had said on Saturday that the BJP could not form an alliance with the NPF due to disagreements over seat-sharing.

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  • Power restored for most as winds calm, snow coming our way Tuesday
Power restored for most as winds calm, snow coming our way Tuesday

Light snow accumulations are possible at times from Tuesday through Friday morning, the weather service said in its outlook. Wind: S 5-10 miles per hour.• SATURDAY NIGHT: Daylight Saving Time begins at 2 a.m. Tuesday night: A slight chance of rain and snow between 8 and 9 p.m, then a chance of snow. A slight chance of snow showers. And ...

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  • Crucial abuse hearing for top Vatican official opens in Australia
Crucial abuse hearing for top Vatican official opens in Australia

Australia's most senior prelate and top economic advisor to Pope Francis has been given a leave of absence from his role at the Holy See as Prefect of the Secretariat for the Economy while he fights the case in the city where he was once archbishop before becoming Archbishop of Sydney in 2001.

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  • Merkel gets support for a fourth term
Merkel gets support for a fourth term

Two in three of the SPD's rank backed a new partnership with Ms. Merkel's conservatives, ending the stalemate that has plagued Europe's biggest economy since September's inconclusive elections. "Criticisms agai-nst the GroKo remain", he wrote. By taking the lead on tax harmonization, France and Germany are hoping to encourage other member sta...

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  • Israeli media: Close Netanyahu aide turns state witness in corruption cases
Israeli media: Close Netanyahu aide turns state witness in corruption cases

The deal casts a long shadow on the visit of Netanyahu in Washington, where he is due to meet later Monday with U.S. President Donald Trump. Netanyahu has embraced the Trumpian tactic of denouncing as "fake news " the corruption allegations hanging over his head, while insisting he is the target of a politically motivated smear campaign.

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  • Nor'easter to bring NYC heavy rain, damaging winds, flooding
Nor'easter to bring NYC heavy rain, damaging winds, flooding

The National Weather Service warned of more flooding to come along the MA coast, including Boston . About 92% of customers in Scituate, Massachusetts - home to an estimated 18,000 residents, according to the US Census Bureau - were without electricity Saturday afternoon, according to James Boudreau, the town's administrator.

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  • Barnaby Joyce 'doesn't care' if girlfriend's baby isn't his
Barnaby Joyce 'doesn't care' if girlfriend's baby isn't his

Appearing at a road project announcement in his New England electorate, Mr Joyce showed signs of the strain from weeks of public scrutiny on his marriage breakdown, his resignation from cabinet, and the widespread public criticism he triggered by discussing the paternity issue.

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  • Saudi crown prince arrives in Egypt on first foreign tour
Saudi crown prince arrives in Egypt on first foreign tour

They also President Sisi and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman held a bilateral session of talks, followed by an expanded meeting attended by the two countries' delegations. Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in Egypt's capital Cairo on Sunday on his first public trip outside the kingdom since he has been named crown prince a year ago.

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  • Respect people's mandate: Mukul Sangma to BJP
Respect people's mandate: Mukul Sangma to BJP

The seats now sum up to 34. "Governor shouldn't agree to this, they can't be the single largest party", Kharge told ANI . He also confirmed that those parties supporting the government, one ministerial berth will be given against 2 MLA's. The NPP, which secured 19 seats on its own, has the backing of six United Democratic Party (UDP) legislators, ...

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  • Toddler dies after shoe store mirror falls on her
Toddler dies after shoe store mirror falls on her

According to local reports, the mirror hit the back of the toddler's head when it fell on her. The child was in traumatic arrest and taken to the hospital , where she died, according to a spokesperson with the Clayton County Fire Department.

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  • Putin: Russia will 'never' extradite citizens accused by US
Putin: Russia will 'never' extradite citizens accused by US

In direct violation of its treaty obligations Russian Federation has been developing destabilising weapons system for over a decade. Following Washington's imposed restrictions on Moscow for the Ukrainian crisis, Russian Federation has spoke out against United States sanctions, deeming them as unlawful and globally damaging.

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  • Message from Northeast: Assembly results herald major shifts in politics
Message from Northeast: Assembly results herald major shifts in politics

They supported, they gave the mandate. Confirming the lastest development, BJP minister Hemanta Biswa Sarma said, "We will meet the Governor at 5 pm with 30 seats". The BJP had parted ways with the NPF just ahead of the polls and joined hands with the newly launched NDPP of Neiphiu Rio. The chief minister urged the party workers to make people aw...

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  • China's 2018 growth target: 6.5%
China's 2018 growth target: 6.5%

Though it's expected to pass with near-unanimous approval, some complaints have arisen from independent political commentators and internet users posting online. By eliminating Xi's opponents, including former Standing Committee member Zhou Yongkang, Wang helped Xi solidify his grip on power. While there is no doubt that the NPC will approve the ...

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  • Guatemalan embassy to be moved to Jerusalem in May
Guatemalan embassy to be moved to Jerusalem in May

In response to a question directed by a journalist to whether he planned to invite Trump for the occasion, Netanyahu responded, "I'll definitely discuss with him that possibility". "It's important to be among the first, but it is more important to do what is right", Morales said on Sunday. Earlier this month, the U.S. said the move would take place...

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  • Bodies of mother, 3 children found in MA home
Bodies of mother, 3 children found in MA home

Early said anyone who saw something on Old Warren Road Wednesday, Thursday or even Friday, no matter how insignificant it may seem, should call State Police at 508-820-2121. West Brookfield police also planned to have personnel at the school. West Brookfield Police Chief Thomas O'Donnell said he was talking to parents at the school, noting that t...

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  • Deadly 'bomb cyclone' out to sea after pounding East Coast
Deadly 'bomb cyclone' out to sea after pounding East Coast

MA is taking the brunt of the storm, which hit Friday and was not expected to ease up until midday Saturday, according to weather authorities. Residents in eastern MA are bracing themselves for more flooding with high tides expected around noon.

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  • Watch Alec Baldwin lampoon Donald Trump on gun control
Watch Alec Baldwin lampoon Donald Trump on gun control

He then continued on, toying with the idea of getting rid of everyone's guns. "Nobody is allowed to have a gun, not even whites". Dianne Feinstein (Cecily Strong). On the recent resignation of former White House Communications Director Hope Hicks, Baldwin's Trump said "I hate seeing her go, but I love seeing her walk away".

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