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France Braces for Runoff Between Nationalism and Globalism

Mr. Fillon might have fared better if not for his personal scandals, but voters also remember the promise and failure of the last Republican President, Nicolas Sarkozy, six years ago. "He is a hysterical, radical 'Europeanist.' He is for total open borders". "It is time to liberate the French people", she told supporters at a rally Sunday.


Third US citizen detained in North Korea : Yonhap

Third US citizen detained in North Korea : Yonhap

The man was said to be a Korean-American in his fifties, who was in the country to discuss relief work. The North has arrested and jailed several U.S. The Swedish embassy confirmed to multiple news organizations that an arrest took place Saturday but did not immediately respond to a request for more information from USA TODAY.


Siren wails as Israel marks annual Holocaust Remembrance Day

Siren wails as Israel marks annual Holocaust Remembrance Day

Israel came to a standstill on Monday as a two-minute siren wailed in remembrance of the Holocaust's six million victims. As a Jew, policymaker and elected representative of one of the largest survivor populations in the United States, I have strived to dedicate myself to providing Holocaust survivors with the financial and social services that they need to live in dignity.


Eminent Actor/Fimmaker Kasinathuni Viswanath Conferred Dadasaheb Phalke Award

Eminent Actor/Fimmaker Kasinathuni Viswanath Conferred Dadasaheb Phalke Award

He richly deserves the Phalke award as he has contributed to Indian cinema industry in many ways. The ceremony will take place on May 3 this year at Vigyan Bhawan. Swati Mutyam , a National Award-winning film, was India's official entry to the 59 Academy Awards in the best foreign film category. Viswanath's stress on classicism in his films had earned him the title of "Kala Thapasvi", which means a devotee of the arts.



SC rules LK Advani, MM Joshi, Uma Bharti will stand trial

While the Lucknow court has been directed to carry out the hearing on a day-to-day basis without granting adjournment, the CBI has been asked to ensure that some prosecution witnesses appear in trial court for recording of testimony. "The CBI is in the hands of the Prime Minister, and the CBI said in court that the case of conspiracy should take place against Advani in the Babri case".


Japan's PM Shinzo Abe, Donald Trump discuss North Korea amid rising tensions

Japan's PM Shinzo Abe, Donald Trump discuss North Korea amid rising tensions

North Koreas' ruling Kim family has been threatening South Korea and Japan over decades and pursuing its nuclear and long range missile ambitions with single minded devotion in wanton defiance of United Nations resolutions and sanctions. YUST, a university in neighbouring China, has a sister university in Pyongyang. Yang Mu-jin, a professor at the University of North Korean Studies in Seoul, said he didn't expect North Korea to do anything serious on Tuesday unless it feels provoked.