38 detained in Turkey for questioning legitimacy of referendum result

38 detained in Turkey for questioning legitimacy of referendum result

Demonstrations against the outcome of a referendum expanding the president's powers are continuing in Istanbul, where protesters are demanding the resignation of the election board that has refused to void the vote. "We demand the cancellation of this referendum", Tezcan said. The board met for seven hours Wednesday before rejecting the request. European election observers should not interfere in domestic politics, Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Wednesday, reacting ...

Murray knocked out of Monte Carlo Masters

The 22-year-old Edmund, who is ranked 45th, was happy with the way he pushed Nadal in their first ever meeting. (15) Albert Ramos-Vinolas bt. Murray suffered a decisive break in the 11th game, before Ramos-Vinolas grasped his second chance for the most memorable victory in his career.

Russian guided missile cruiser arrives in Manila

Russian guided missile cruiser arrives in Manila

TIES between the Philippines and Russian Federation are expected to be strengthened after both countries agreed to sign a defense cooperation partnership agreement when President Rodrigo Duterte visits Moscow next month, a senior Cabinet official said Friday.

Marine Le Pen demands closure of all Islamist mosques in France

Unless one candidate wins 50 percent of the vote, which has never happened before, the top two candidates will then face off in a May 7 run-off. The Islamic State terrorist group (ISIS/ISIL) later claimed responsibility for the attack through its propaganda website.

The US will honor a 'dumb' refugee deal with Australia

Given President Trump's unpopularity with many Australians, Mr Turnbull has been urged by some to distance the country's relationship with the U.S. in favour of stronger ties with China. US Vice President Mike Pence has taken time out from his high-level talks with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to share lunch with leaders from Australia's business, arts and defence sectors.

Will Smith death: Man who killed National Football League star sentenced to 25 years

On top of the 25-year sentence, Hayes will also be serving a 15-year sentence for shooting Racquel Smith concurrently with his 25-year sentence. While Judge Buras' ruling did technically fall within the 20-60 year punishment window allowed for manslaughter and attempted manslaughter, the 25-year sentence certainly comes in a lot closer to 20, than it does 60.