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    Politics: Here’s how May Day rallies unfolded around the world
    May02

    Politics: Here’s how May Day rallies unfolded around the world

    Some employers like Facebook began rolling out paid time off for social justice events like May Day. May Day rallies and marches were held worldwide on May 1, 2017. Some of the demonstrations, which are also celebrated under the International Workers’ Day banner, reflected cultural traditions, and many others were a rallying cry for equal...

    Malaysia Airlines reaches settlement with family over MH17
    May02

    Malaysia Airlines reaches settlement with family over MH17

    KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airlines announced Tuesday it has an Australian family who lost four family members on Flight MH17. Perth couple Anthony Maslin and Marite Norris lost their children Evie, 10, Mo, 12, and Otis, 8, along with their grandfather on the Boeing 777 which was shot down over Ukraine in 2014. The airline said in a statement it has...

    Merkel to visit Russia for Putin talks amid hints of warmer ties
    May02

    Merkel to visit Russia for Putin talks amid hints of warmer ties

    The German chancellor is to meet with the Russian president for talks on the conflict in Ukraine as well as the Syria crisis. …read more Source:...

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 2 May 2017
    May02

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 2 May 2017

    US anti-missile system in South Korea The US says its Thaad anti-missile system is now operational in South Korea, ready to shoot down North Korean missiles before they reach their targets. When it was announced, the North warned of a “physical response”. Yesterday, Donald Trump said he would be “honoured” to meet North...

    [Ticker] Merkel to hold Sochi talks with Putin
    May02

    [Ticker] Merkel to hold Sochi talks with Putin

    German chancellor Angela Merkel will meet Russian president Vladimir Putin on Tuesday in her first visit to Russia since 2015. The meeting, at Putin’s summer residence in Sochi, officially concerns the G20 summit to be held in Hamburg in July. Merkel is also expected to ask Putin to seek an end to the conflicts in Ukraine and Syria by using...

    Merkel makes rare Russia visit as Putin backs warmer ties
    May02

    Merkel makes rare Russia visit as Putin backs warmer ties

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel will Tuesday meet President Vladimir Putin in the Black Sea resort of Sochi in her first visit to Russia since 2015, signalling renewed dialogue between Berlin and Moscow. The Russian and German leaders have scaled back links as Moscow’s ties with the EU have plunged to a post-Cold War low. Merkel has...

    Four Kyrgyz sportsmen denied entry to Ukraine
    May02

    Four Kyrgyz sportsmen denied entry to Ukraine

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    Merkel to meet Putin to discuss crises in Syria and Ukraine
    May02

    Merkel to meet Putin to discuss crises in Syria and Ukraine

    Ukraine and Syria are both expected to feature in Angela Merkel’s first Russian visit in two years. …read more Source:...

    Merkel makes rare Russia visit as Putin backs warmer ties
    May02

    Merkel makes rare Russia visit as Putin backs warmer ties

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet President Vladimir Putin (shown in this file photo from May 10, 2015 in Moscow) on Tuesday in her first visit to Russia since 2015 in a sign of renewed dialogue between Berlin and Moscow © POOL/AFP/File / MAXIM SHIPENKOVSochi, Russian Federation, May 2 – German Chancellor Angela Merkel will Tuesday meet...

    Merkel, Putin aim to ease diplomatic tensions in Sochi
    May02

    Merkel, Putin aim to ease diplomatic tensions in Sochi

    Angela Merkel is traveling to the Black Sea coast to talk with Vladimir Putin about Ukraine, Syria and other issues putting a strain on Berlin-Moscow relations. Is the Russian president interested in honest dialogue? …read more Source:...