News Reality

Russian President Putin Refuses To Visit France

by www.novinite.com

Russian President Vladimir Putin has cancelled his visit to France for a meeting with his French counter-part François Hollande, reported Reuters.

Earlier, the French President questioned the expediency of a meeting with Putin after Russia rejected in the Security Council of the UN the draft resolution of France and Italy for the creation of a no-fly zone over Aleppo.

The meeting between Hollande and Putin was supposed to take place on October 19.

“The president decided to cancel his visit. The issue is that there were several events related to the launch of a Russian cultural-spiritual centre, the opening of an exhibition. But these events were cancelled and the President decided to cancel his visit.”

The leaders of the Normandy Four (Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany) will discuss the conflict in Ukraine on October 19 in Berlin, stated Russian Ambassador to Paris Alexander Orlov, cited by TASS.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel invited the three leaders for talks and dinner in Berlin on October 19. During the first part of the day, President Putin was supposed to visit the French capital.

Berlin has not confirmed the meeting will take place.

 

 


Read Full Article On www.novinite.com
Latest
Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA - The following headlines appeared in local English language newspapers on Saturday:
In a setback to Samajwadi Party, Mulayam Singh Yadav’s aide Ambika Chaudhary today joined the BSP, saying he was saddened by the way the SP patriarch was treated by his son and Chief Minister Akhiles
President Trump signs executive orders on his first night in the Oval Office.
Despite demonetisation and a general dip in investors' sentiments, Bengal has secured investments to the tune of ?235,300 crore, West Bengal Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee, said today. Speaking at..
President Donald Trump is still taking aim at his 'enemies.'
The provocative far-right firebrand spoke at Kane Hall Friday night, mocking liberals to big laughs and a standing ovation. Dozens protested outside the hall, and one person suffered potentially life
Leadership vaccum and spurious WhatsApp forwards combine to make it an issue of Tamil pride
At least 18 people were killed and dozens injured after a bombing Saturday in Parachinar vegetable market in a mainly Shiite area of Pakistan’s northwestern tribal region, officials reportedly said.
President Trump started the day at St. John's Episcopal Church and wrapped up the night at the inaugural balls.
Theresa May says she looks forward to meeting the new US president and expects "very frank" talks.
Stirs up controversy ahead of UP polls as opposition leaders pounce on his comments
A day after the Centre cleared the jallikattu Ordinance, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said all efforts are being made to fulfil the cultural aspirations of the people of Tamil Nadu. “We are ...
DMK MLAs, MPs and party workers, led by its Working President MK Stalin, began a fast here today demanding permanent removal of the ban on jallikattu. DMK cadres and party functionaries from vario...
Tehran, Jan 20, IRNA – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a message on Friday to the bereaved families of the tragic incident of the collapse of Plasco building in Central Tehran extended his c
We took a look at some of President Trump's statements.
It's a mix of traditional events and personal touches.
The new first couple danced to the classic song "My Way" at the Presidential Inaugural Ball.
President Trump signs executive orders on his first night in the Oval Office.
ABC News' Serena Marshall interviews Sarah Armstrong, the CEO of the Presidential Inaugural Committee.
Officials in China ordered state-run media to be careful in covering President Donald Trump's inauguration, the Washington Post reported Friday. Propaganda officials warned all of the country's media
ABC News' Serena Marshall gives us a preview of the 'Freedom' Inaugural Ball.
Protests were in several cities amid the 45th president's inauguration.
ABC News' Maggie Rulli gives us a preview of the 'Salute to Our Armed Services' Inaugural Ball.
President Trump signs executive orders on his first night in the Oval Office.
Many of the pages on the White House's website were taken down Friday, shortly after Donald Trump's inauguration as president, including pages on LGBTQ rights, climate change and the Affordable Care
GOP Washington Secretary of State Kim Wyman and her election campaign are set to pay roughly $10,000 in fines after the campaign’s failure to properly disclose campaign-finance information.
ABC News' Serena Marshall reporting from protests in DC.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Donald Trump took power as the 45th president of the United States on Friday and pledged to end what he called an "American carnage" of rusted factories and crime in an inaugura
Ken Nwadike tries to explain how the limo fire started when another protester throws an item over the police line.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump signed his first executive order on Friday, heading into the Oval Office shortly after his inaugural parade to direct agencies to ease regulations associa
ABC News' Amna Nawaz, Dan Harris, LZ Granderson and political commentator Amy Holmes discuss their final thoughts on President Trump's inauguration.
ABC's Brad Mielke view from flatbed truck before the inaugural parade.
In a move with symbolic timing, the Los Angeles City Council chose the day of Donald Trump’s swearing-in as America’s 45th president to approve the hiring of an “immigrant advocate” at City Hall.

Recent News

I will continue to tweet – Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump has hinted his supporters that he will keep tweeting as president. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Trump had at one of his Presidential Inaugural Balls on Friday ni
Read Full Article

Jammeh announces decision to step down, thanks Gambians

Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh said Saturday he would step down to keep peace in his country after 22 years in power, following last-chance talks with west African leaders before a military intervention.
Read Full Article

Jammeh goes into exile today

Gambia’s former president, Yahya Jammeh will now leave Banjul on Saturday with President Alpha Conde of Guinea, to begin a new life in exile. This followed Friday’s final peace move by Conde and Mauri
Read Full Article

Pakistan bomb blast kill 18, wounds 51 in country's northwest

Shahid Khan said the explosion took place when the market was crowded with retailers buying fruits and vegetables from a wholesale shop.
Read Full Article

Crystal Gayle to be inducted into Grand Ole Opry

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music legend Crystal Gayle is being inducted into the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, nearly a half-century after she first walked onto its stage to perform as a teenager
Read Full Article

Bill Maher Highlights Extent Of Opioid Abuse In Donald Trump-Voting States

Bill Maher took aim at the idea that liberals are to blame for “destroying the fabric of society with our drug use” on Friday. To do so, the “Real Time” host revealed t
Read Full Article

Jane Fonda: Celebrities Must Still Speak Out Against 'Predator-In-Chief' Donald Trump

Jane Fonda says it’s crucial that celebrities continue to speak out against President Donald Trump. “The ‘predator-in-chief’ and his fake news, their tactic is to divid
Read Full Article

Promises and protests mark Trump inauguration

Pledging to empower America’s forgotten men and women, Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Friday, taking command of a deeply divided nation and ushering in an unpredi
Read Full Article

Pakistan market bomb kills 20: officials

A bomb exploded at a market Saturday in a mainly Shiite area of Pakistan's northwestern tribal belt, killing at least 20 people and wounding 40 others, officials said
Read Full Article

Popular Finance

16 killed as bus carrying students crashes and burns in Italy

Police say 16 people died when a bus carrying Hungarian students returning home from France left a highway and crashed near Verona, Italy. Thirty-nine people survived.  Police Cmdr. Geralomo Lacqu
Read Full Article

Bomb blast in Pakistan market kills 18, wounds 51

A bomb exploded Saturday in a market in a northwestern tribal region of Pakistan, killing at least 18 people and wounding at least 51.  Dr. Sabir Hussain at the Parachinar main hospital said 11 cr
Read Full Article

Hot Property: Just when you thought things couldn't get any crazier

Now we have officially seen it all. The Bel-Air mansion that hit the market mid-week at $250 million is the most expensive home for sale in the U.S. Where to begin? Well, at the top of the four-le
Read Full Article
 

Mexican top officials will meet Trump administration to discuss bilateral relations next week

Mexican officials will hold meetings on January 25 and 26 with U.S. President-Elect Donald Trump's top aides in Washington, to discuss bilateral relations such as security, tra
Read Full Article

Nathan Chen dominates men's short program at U.S. figure skating championships

Hyped as the future of men's skating, Nathan Chen put the sport on notice that his time is now.  Chen dazzled and dominated as he stamped himself as a future Olympic medalist contender, connecting
Read Full Article

Boys' basketball: Birmingham unleashes 24-0 run to defeat El Camino Real

Anyone who wants to know just how good Birmingham might be when it plays at its best only needed to be in its gym on Friday night for a West Valley League game against El Camino Real. The Patriots
Read Full Article

Boys' basketball: LiAngelo Ball scores 60 points; Chino Hills winning streak reaches 55

Another game, another victory and another high-scoring performance from the unbeaten Chino Hills Huskies and senior guard LiAngelo Ball. He scored 60 points in the Huskies' 136-93 Baseline League
Read Full Article

Lakers roll past Pacers despite loss of D'Angelo Russell to knee injury

The Lakers should have installed one of those Turn-o-Matic ticket dispensers — like the ones at supermarket deli counters — outside their training room Friday night. “Now serving No. 1 … Now servi
Read Full Article

Storms delay start of Obama's post-presidential vacation

After eight years, Barack Obama had to wait a little bit longer to start his post-presidential relaxation. The plane taking the Obama family from Washington to the California desert Friday was del
Read Full Article