Iranian president pledges to stick to nuclear deal commitments

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday it would adhere to commitments under its 2015 international nuclear agreement, signed with six world powers to limit its disputed nuclear program. “We will adhere to our commitments made,” Rouhani said at an event in New Delhi. “After signing a contract, haggling with it is ridiculous.” Under the agreement ...

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Trump Focuses on First Responders After Florida Shooting

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump has made a grim trip to a Florida community reeling from a deadly school shooting, meeting privately with victims and cheering the heroics of first responders. But he extended few public words of consolation to those in deep mourning, nor did Trump address the debate over gun violence that has raged since ...

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Boy, 4, critically ill after Aberdeen window fall

Image caption The child fell from a window of flats in Invercauld Road A four year old boy is critically ill after falling from an upper storey window in Aberdeen. Police Scotland said the child fell from the window of a communal stairway of flats in Invercauld Road shortly before 17:10 on Friday. He was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary ...

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Public reports ‘clearly show’ Assad’s use of chemical weapons: McMaster

MUNICH (Reuters) – U.S. National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster said on Saturday that, despite denials, public reports showed that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad was using chemical weapons, and added that it was time for the international community to hold the Syrian government accountable. “Public accounts and photos clearly show that Assad’s chemical weapons use is continuing,” McMaster said at a ...

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Winter Olympics: Lizzy Yarnold defends skeleton gold as Laura Deas takes bronze

XXIII Olympic Winter Games Venue: Pyeongchang, South Korea Dates: 9-25 February Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, Red Button, Connected TVs, BBC Sport website and mobile app. Full coverage times Great Britain’s Lizzy Yarnold defended her Winter Olympic title with a gold medal in the women’s skeleton as team-mate Laura Deas claimed bronze. It took Britain’s medal count on Saturday ...

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Iranian President says will adhere to nuclear deal commitments

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday it would adhere to commitments under its 2015 international nuclear agreement, signed with six world powers to limit its disputed nuclear program. “We will adhere to our commitments made,” Rouhani said at an event in New Delhi. “After signing a contract, haggling with it is ridiculous.” U.S. President Donald ...

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Anger Bubbles Over at Funerals for Florida Shooting Victims

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — As families began burying their dead, authorities questioned whether they could have prevented the attack on a South Florida high school where a gunman took the lives of 14 students, the athletic director, a coach and a geography teacher. At funerals and in the streets of Parkland, a suburb on the edge of the Everglades, anger ...

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Winter Olympics: Marit Bjorgen ties medal record as Norway win women’s 4x5km relay

Norway have won the women’s 4 x 5km relay at the last two World Championships XXIII Olympic Winter Games Venue: Pyeongchang, South Korea Dates: 9-25 February Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, Red Button, Connected TVs, BBC Sport website and mobile app. Full coverage times Marit Bjorgen has become the joint most decorated Winter Olympian of all time by leading ...

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