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United States intercepted chemical weapons communications in Syria

United States intercepted chemical weapons communications in Syria

After Tillerson spent three hours talking with Lavrov and nearly two hours at the Kremlin with Putin, conveying Washington's demands that Moscow abandon Syria, the Russian Foreign Minister aired a long list of grievances with the USA, some dating back many years.



April the giraffe gives birth to calf in NY zoo

April, a 15-year-old giraffe kept in a USA zoo, gave birth to a calf on a live feed to an internet audience of over a million people yesterday. April will raise the calf, with weaning expected to take between six to 10 months. "What [removing the live stream] has done is pulled an educational tool away from tens of millions of individuals", zoo officials said on Facebook Live.


Mark Selby in control against Fergal O'Brien at World Snooker Championship

Mark Selby in control against Fergal O'Brien at World Snooker Championship

O'Brien picked up a second frame too, but Selby soon crossed the winning line. John Parrott's 10-0 win over Eddie Charlton in 1992 remains the only whitewash in Crucible history. And in a lapse when remarking on how McGill was struggling, Thorne said on the BBC: "When you "go" here though Pete, it is a f****** nightmare this place".



US military says North Korea missile blew up almost immediately

Military vehicles carry missiles with characters reading "Pukkuksong" during the military parade in North Korean marking the 105th birth anniversary of country's founding father, Kim Il Sung. A U.S. military official, who requested anonymity to discuss planning, said the United States doesn't intend to use military force against North Korea in response to either a nuclear test or a missile launch.



Canada Moves To Legalize Recreational Marijuana

A household may grow up to four marijuana plants, but the primary supply will be through commercial growers, closely regulated by the authorities. "It's obvious that the producers who are already licensed have an advantage going in". Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said that any revenues from the taxation of marijuana should be directed to addiction treatment, mental health services and public health education - initiatives Goodale said would be a key priority.


Senior Manipur Minister quits, CM in Delhi

Senior Manipur Minister quits, CM in Delhi

Asked if the suspension was justified, he told the reporters "You should ask the high officials concerned". Addressing a formal function of launching the websites, N Biren stated that the new Government has taken such a daring step to transform the entire system of public services through the use of information technology with a commitment to bring transparency, accountability and a corruption-free society to the people of the State.