US Congress allows fresh sanctions to punish Russia for alleged election meddling
Leaders of both parties in the US Congress have agreed on legislation that allows fresh sanctions to punish Russia for alleged election meddling, BBC report.
The new legislation would also sharply limit President Donald Trump's ability to lift any sanctions against Russia.
He has previously said he needs diplomatic leeway with the Kremlin.
Mr Trump's time in office has been dogged by....Read More >
Eight people found dead inside trailer truck in USA
Eight people have been found dead inside a trailer truck parked outside a Walmart store in San Antonio, in the US state of Texas, police officials say, according to BBC.
Twenty others were in critical or serious condition, with some believed to be suffering heatstroke or dehydration, and taken to hospital.
Police did not say where the vehicle came from, but confirmed that the driver was....Read More >
Syria army declares halt in fighting in parts of Eastern Ghouta
Melted nuclear fuel found in Fukushima
An underwater robot has captured what is believed to be the first images of melted nuclear fuel deposits inside Japan's stricken Fukushima nuclear plant, its operator Tepco says, according to BBC.
Large amounts of solidified lava-like rocks and lumps in layers were seen underneath its unit three reactor.
If confirmed, it would be a major milestone in the clear-up operation.
The power plant....Read More >