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Syrian government had no role in Idlib chemical attack: Putin

France invited Putin to the opening of a exhibit on the 300th anniversary of Russian Czar Peter the Great's trip to Paris just two weeks ago, shortly after Macron was elected. We are convinced that he did not use them, ' Putin said. It also accused the Russians of having a hand in a massive cyberattack on key Macron aides.



Kelly defends plan for Russia back channel

Earlier The Washington Post reported that Ambassador Sergey Kislyak told "his superiors in Moscow" that Kushner, son-in-law and confidant to then-President-elect Trump, made the proposal during a meeting on December 1 or 2 at Trump Tower. Things could be more serious for Kushner, the son-in-law of the president whose stock has supposedly fallen in recent days. A small team of senior White House officials and Cuban officials met quietly in Canada and the Vatican for over a year in order to ...


Suspect in deadly Times Square crash faces murder, attempted murder charges

Suspect in deadly Times Square crash faces murder, attempted murder charges

The death of 18-year-old tourist Alyssa Elsman , who authorities say was hit by a vehicle in Times Square on Thursday along with almost two dozen other pedestrians, has stunned her family. The incident does not appear to be linked to terrorism and is being investigated as an accident, according to New York City police, who are working with the FBI to investigate.


Bihar students protest poor class 12 result

Bihar students protest poor class 12 result

Passing percentage was 73.76 for Commerce stream. The Students can check their result at official website. But, board sources now say the results of BSEB Patna Class 12 Inter all thress streams will be declared simultaneously. About half-a-dozen students were detained by police for indulging in violent protest against irrational marking. Of 1,50,573 students who appeared for the Class 10 exams, about 1,10,941 students passed.


Laptop ban's European expansion 'still on table'

Laptop ban's European expansion 'still on table'

In a call with European Home Affairs Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos and Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc, Kelly said that the proposed USA expansion of restrictions on large electronics was "still on the table", according to an emailed statement from the Department of Homeland Security.



Envoy: US believes China is trying to stop N. Korea tests

Even if successful, the $244 million test will not confirm the U.S.is capable of defending itself against an intercontinental-range missile fired by North Korea . But despite USA calls for China to turn the screw, Beijing remains reluctant to impose biting economic pressure as it fears a North Korean collapse that would lead to instability on China's doorstep.