|Few Celebrities at Correspondents' Dinner|
Added: 30.04.2017 3:12 | 3 views | 0 comments
There was a thinner presence of celebrities and other famous faces at this year's White House Correspondents' Association dinner.Saturday evening's red carpet featured boldface names largely from the world of journalism and government. Among the guests are longtime...
|Guided and solo walks around the world inspired by literature and history|
Added: 30.04.2017 3:00 | 4 views | 0 comments
Finding your way through cities can be daunting. Try exploring them by focusing on a single person or period. The Raj’s Calcutta From Government Place to the tombs of South Park Street Cemetery, this three-hour guided tour by Calcutta Walks takes you through the heart of the colonial city. Particularly noteworthy is St John’s Church, ...
|Green heating system accused of causing 'fuel poverty'|
Added: 30.04.2017 1:58 | 9 views | 0 comments
The government says district heating networks should cut bills, but some say they are beset with problems.
|Why Is the U.S. Pentagon Selling $300 Million of Military Hardware to the Kurdish Army?|
Added: 30.04.2017 0:09 | 4 views | 0 comments
Even the Iraqi government knows the non-Iraqi Army Peshmerga are among the most effective troops in Iraq.
|Office of Government Ethics wants to see ethics waivers given Trump appointees|
Added: 29.04.2017 22:59 | 3 views | 0 comments
Independent watchdog agency is requesting information on whether Trump administration have been granted waivers on ethics.
|Cuban military plane crashes, killing 8 troops on board|
Added: 29.04.2017 22:48 | 5 views | 0 comments
A Cuban military plane crashed into a hillside Saturday morning in the western province of Artemisa, killing eight troops on board, the government said.
Cuba's military said in a statement that the Soviet-made AN-26 took off from the Playa Baracoa airport outside Havana at 6:38 a.m. and crashed...
|More civil servants sacked in Turkey|
Added: 29.04.2017 19:13 | 10 views | 0 comments
Turkish authorities have expelled more than 3900 people from the civil service, military and gendarmerie, the government says in what appears to be the latest large-scale purge related to last year's failed coup.
|Abrupt shifts on NAFTA throw allies off balance|
Added: 29.04.2017 18:53 | 5 views | 0 comments
Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto and most of his government were miles away from Mexico City on Wednesday, sitting on a grandstand under the hot midday sun, watching an aviation demonstration at a military base, when the news started to filter through.
In cellphone messages and traded remarks,...
|Turkey sacks thousands of civil servants in latest post-coup purge|
Added: 29.04.2017 18:52 | 4 views | 0 comments
Turkish authorities have expelled more than 3,900 people from the civil service, military and gendarmerie, the government said in its Official Gazette on Saturday, in what appears to be the latest large-scale purge related to last year’s failed coup.
|How does Trump's progress measure up to campaign promises?|
Added: 29.04.2017 16:51 | 7 views | 0 comments
Congress passed a temporary spending bill to keep the government open on the eve of President Trump's 100th day in office. The president has downplayed the significance of the 100-day milestone but says he believes the early days of his administration have been just about the most successful in the nation's history. Errol Barnett reports.