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NATO's Mobile Training Team conducts seminar in Baku

The Mobile Training Team of Allied Joint Forces Command in Brunssum (Netherlands) is conducting a seminar in Baku.
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Eleven people traveling through New York City’s JFK airport had one of the easiest experiences going through security. Unfortunately, that was because the checkpoint had been left compl
The 680 undocumented immigrants recently captured by ICE represent 0.7 percent of all those targeted for deportation, as nearly 940,000 others remain undetained. Meanwhile, the Departme
Politicians and sex scandals go together like peanut butter and jelly, but one Arizona gubernatorial candidate is trying to break the mold. Noah Dyer, running on a platform of honesty,
Hundreds of Buddhist monks and devotees clashed with police outside Bangkok’s Buddhist Dhammakaya Temple as authorities tried to find 72-year-old former abbot, Prha Dhammajayo, who is w
Russia’s Ambassador to the United Nations Vitaly Churkin died in New York on Monday, a day before his 65th birthday
A man with three wives is accused of having plotted with them to kill a 14-year-old girl he sexually abused. Two of the women allegedly dressed up as ninjas and attempted to murder the
Discussions on shifting the presidential elections in Russia began after the law on rescheduling the election to the State Duma, lower house of parliament, was adopted in summer of 2015
A notorious art thief nicknamed “Spiderman” has been sentenced to eight years in prison for a daring €100 million heist in 2010 at the Musée d'Art Moderne in Paris, France. Read Full Ar
I will recommend partial privatisation; that is Public-Private Partnership. Railway falls under major public infrastructural projects providing social services for its users. The PPP arrangement for t
Police in Japan have developed a new app that will warn users if they’re about to enter an area where sex crimes have been committed over the previous 12 months. Read Full Article at RT
The fate of car industry supplier Cimos will be a test for the government, the bad bank and the Slovenian Sovereign Holding, the daily Delo comments on Tuesday the announcement of the Italian buyer, P
The Cimos story is foremost a story about Slovenia's inability to play a serious role in the region. It is also a story about how ill-prepared it is for informal diplomacy, lobbying true decision-
The only useful lesson of the Munich security conference and the first visit of US President Donald Trump's men to Europe, according to Tuesday's commentary of the daily Delo, is that the EU m
The Slovenian government is justified in raising its voice about the new constitution in the Austrian province of Carinthia, but it took critical reporting by Slovenian media for it to raise its voice
Olusola Fabiyi and Leke Baiyewu The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, met with former President Goodluck Jonathan at the ex-President’s residence in Abuja on
On many occasions over the decade that he served as Russia’s ambassador to the UN, Vitaly Churkin has countered attacks by Western diplomats with a pointed turn of phrase. RT looks at s
Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The Senate, on Monday, asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to investigate officials of the Central Bank of Nigeria and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation ov
John Ameh, Abuja Tension appears to be rising among members of the House of Representatives over the rising number of ad hoc committees set up by the leadership under the Speaker, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, T
Femi Makinde, Osogbo Indigenes of Abere community in Ede North Local Government Area of Osun State staged a protest against the demolition of some buildings in the area by the Ministry of Environment
John Ameh, Abuja A former Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Mr. Abdulmumin Jibrin, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to trust Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo because o
Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Monday presided over a meeting of the Presidential Task Force on Rice and Wheat as part of the Federal Government’s efforts aimed at enh
John Ameh, Abuja The House of Representatives, on Monday, queried contracts worth over N450bn awarded under the Presidential Amnesty Programme between 2010 and 2015. The House Committee on Public Proc
John Ameh, Olalekan Adetayo and Adelani Adepegba The Federal Government has called on Pretoria to stop the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians and bring the perpetrators to justice. This was as the govern
A 53-year-old Russian woman has been arrested in Thailand's Phuket Province and is awaiting a court hearing after she was caught feeding some bread to fish near ecologically sensitive c
Tony Okafor, Awka The Anambra State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has petitioned the state’s House of Assembly, asking the lawmakers to impeach Governor Willie Obiano for alleged constitutio
Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja The Ministry of Budget and National Planning on Monday said there was no provision of N250m in the 2017 budget for the construction of a gatehouse for the quarters of Vice-Preside
Foreign Minister Karl Erjavec and Carinthian Governor Peter Kaiser will meet in Ljubljana on Tuesday to discuss the draft constitution for the Austrian province, which has been met with criticism by
On International Mother Language Day, the persistent question in Slovenia is whether the nation and its language are threatened. The head of the Writers' Association thinks not, while the Univers
Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt    A Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has adjourned till April 24, 2017, the hearing of the suit brought before it by the wife of former President Goodluck J
John Ameh, Abuja The House of Representatives Committee on Basic Education heard on Monday that up to 80 per cent of teachers in Federal Government Colleges in the country were paid salaries from the
Sola Fabiyi and Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, on Monday took a swipe at the All Progressives Congress administration led by President Muhammadu Buhari, saying the ec
Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja The Central Bank of Nigeria on Monday modified its foreign exchange policy with the reduction of the tenor of its forward sales from the current maximum cycle of 180 days to 60 da
Anna Okon Nigerians on Monday expressed outrage after it emerged that Indian-packaged garri was being sold in the country. The garri is packed in a 500g bag, which has the picture of a lady and an ins
’Femi Asu The Department of Petroleum Resources has announced the seizure of a vessel, MT JAZI, discharging Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) that does not meet the standard specifications for any white p

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