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Russia's Victory Day parade marred by thick clouds

Russia's Victory Day parade marred by thick clouds

The Soviet Union is estimated to have lost 26 million people in the war, including 8 million soldiers, and the enormous suffering contributes to Victory Day's status as Russia's most important secular holiday. After the parade, Putin laid flowers at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldiers outside the Red Square . -Reuters President Vladimir Putin attends a wreath laying ceremony marking the 72nd anniversary of the Soviet Union's victory over Nazi Germany during World War II at the Tomb of the ...



Cyber Strike on UK Hospitals is 'International Attack', Says PM Theresa May

Britain's National Cyber Security Centre and its National Crime Agency were looking into the United Kingdom incidents, which disrupted care at National Health Service facilities. Patrick Ward, 47, a sales director at Purbeck Ice Cream, from Dorset in England, poses for photographs after giving media interviews after his heart operation scheduled today was cancelled because of a cyberattack, outside St Bartholomew's Hospital in London , Friday, May 12, 2017.


Seattle mayor drops re-election bid after sex abuse claims

Seattle mayor drops re-election bid after sex abuse claims

The August 1 primary will narrow the field to two candidates ahead of the November general election. What looked like a relatively placid mayor's race now appears to be wide open. Activist and educator Nikkita Oliver was perhaps the best-known candidate running for mayor before sexual-abuse accusations against the mayor were reported by The Seattle Times .



James Comey will not testify before Congress on Tuesday

The White House said Mr Comey was sacked over his handling of the Hillary Clinton email affair, but Democrats have asked, if that is the case, why it took so long. Trump has been roundly bashed for sacking Comey . When the president fired Comey , it made him the first since Nixon to fire a law enforcement official officially investigating something tied to the White House.


Bali police scour Australian man's villa

Bali police scour Australian man's villa

They said the glass door of a cupboard was broken, along with a window near a bedroom. From outside he could see the man lying naked on his bed and called out to him but received no response. "It means, there is blood from the victim and from a perpetrator". "There are weird things (about the case)". 'The gate was locked, so was the door to the room where the body was found.


Lalu to face trial in all fodder scam cases: SC

Lalu to face trial in all fodder scam cases: SC

The apex court had on Monday made "strong observations" against the Jharkhand HC judge, who had dropped the conspiracy angle in the fodder scam case against RJD chief Lalu Prasad, while setting aside his 2014 order. The CBI had registered a number of cases against Lalu Prasad and others for embezzlement of funds on the pretext of buying fodder for the cattle. Mr.