Interstate 10 (I-10) has been closed following the incident which has reportedly resulted in students being wounded.
In the future, groups that don't support Swedish values such as gender equality may be banned from starting or running religious schools. This may particularly affect Muslim schools, as the proposal has come amid a lingering controversy featuring Islamic fundamentalism.
LONDON (Sputnik) - A suspicious package has been delivered to one of the UK parliament buildings on Tuesday, London police told Sputnik.
A delegation from the Iraqi federal government arrived in Iraqi Kurdistan’s capital to discuss an emergency financial agreement with the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) on Sunday, local media reported, citing an informed source. The KRG has been under financial strain ever since it lost control of a number of disputed oil fields in late 2017.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has arrived in Afghanistan with a surprise visit on Tuesday, local media reported.
The user PewDiePie, listed as the most popular YouTuber, went full on communist and received more than three million views in the process.
The Russian representatives have slammed UK Prime Minister Theresa May's allegations in the British parliament that it was "highly likely" that Russia was engaged in the poisoning of former spy Sergei Skripal in the British city of Salisbury.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Turkey will not use Russian S-400 air defence systems during its operation Olive Branch in Syria’s Afrin, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Tuesday.
The step has been taken against a backdrop of persistent technical snags in the jet, which is operated by the country’s low-cost carriers like IndiGo and Go Air. In the latest incident, an IndiGo flight bound for Lucknow returned to Ahmedabad due to a mid-air engine failure on Monday.
Figure skating gold medalist from the 2014 Sochi Games, Adelina Sotnikova has admitted she's received offers to compete under different colors, but is not even sure about continuing her career in the sport.
Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has commented on the UK's claims of Moscow's alleged involvement in Sergei Skripal's poisoning, US threats to attack Syrian government forces and his view on the de-escalation zones in Syria.
In total, 20 organizations and associations across the Nordic country have been granted government funds to get more people to vote. The emphasis will be put on areas with high unemployment and a high proportion of foreign-born citizens with little to no education at all.
This would be the first high-level visit to China from India in the aftermath of last year’s 73-day long military stand-off at Doklam. The visit is being considered a precursor to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s scheduled visit to Qingdao for the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit on June 9.
It seems that Germany may face the consequences of Turkey's ongoing military operation against the Kurdish YPG militia in Syria’s northwestern Afrin region.
Anti-Merkel sentiments have brought hundreds of people onto the streets of Hamburg drawing antifascist counter protesters as well as pro-Kurdish demonstrators. Check the footage of the night unrest in one of Germany’s biggest cities.
The Washington Capitals captain scored twice in the 3-2 overtime win over the Winnipeg Jets to reach the landmark in his 990th regular season contest.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Turkish military on Tuesday surrounded the Kurdish-held Syrian city of Afrin in the course of its Operation Olive Branch, the Turkish General Staff said.
While Sweden's political establishment generally has a hard time coming to terms with the right-wing Sweden Democrats, parties from across the political spectrum joined forces to stop the rental of burkinis at a local swimming pool in a rare display of unity.
A blast hit a site on Tuesday near the motorcade of Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah after it had entered the Gaza Strip, however, the prime minister has received no injuries and continued his trip, a spokesman for Gaza's Interior Ministry said.
The BBC has reportedly published a narrative of the piece by Russian journalist Yelizaveta Gerson about the alleged poisoning of former Russian intelligence officer Sergei Skripal and his daughter in Britain.
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