Altmann would be made a Conservative member of Britain's upper house of parliament in order to take up the role.
The stretch of sea has grown increasingly chaotic as many people have risked the dangerous journey to Europe.
The search began just as Putin was starting his annual televised question and answer session.
Wednesday’s move could lead to billions in fines for Google if the case shows that the way it does business is illegal.
John Kerry made clear at a meeting of foreign ministers that he is optimistic that the Iran deal will get through the Congress.
Peace talks continue between Ukraine and Russia, fights continue on ground.
Valls urged a new intelligence bill for extraordinary measures that would be used only emergency.
She already has children ranging in age from 9 to 44, from five fathers.
Matthias Wegner, spokesman for the Steidl publishing house, confirmed that Grass died Sunday morning in a Luebeck hospital.
A Germanwings plane headed for Milan was evacuated mid-way after bomb threat.
Polls suggest Scottish National Party could win the upcoming UK elections.
The president of the appeals court, Giovanni Canzio, said that there was more than one victim.
The hackers knocked out the TV channels and posted material on the broadcaster's Facebook and Twitter feeds.
Putin hinted that Moscow could lift its embargo on food imports from Greece, which has been hurt by the ban.
London police say heavy cutting equipment has been used to break into a vault in city's major jewellery business district.
Four suspected rioters were detained while no injuries were reported. (AP Photo)
French air traffic controllers went on a strike prompting the cancellation of 40 percent of flights in France.
Spain police arrested 10 people for suspected links to jihadi terror activity and the Islamic State armed group.
The presidential plane crashed in dense fog near the airport in Smolensk, Russia, killing President Lech Kaczynski and 95 others.
Blair's appearance in his former constituency of Sedgefield will be the first of a series of stops to promote Labour candidate Ed Miliband.
In Poland, doctors, shopkeepers, lawmakers and others are heeding a call to receive military training in case of an invasion.
After being closed for more than two years for upgrade CERN on Sunday restarted the Large Hadron Collider.
Greece is in difficult negotiations with creditors over its bailout programme.
Duesseldorf prosecutors say there was no evidence the co-pilot had any physical ailments.
Nicola Sturgeon, was said to have told the French ambassador to Britain in February that she would rather see Cameron remain in power over Labour leader Ed Miliband, the Daily Telegraph newspaper reported.
None of the players were injured in the attack, which happened in the city of Trabzon.
Books on Islam are selling out in France.
"My baby girl has gone somewhere better. She took her last breath in my arms at 9.39 pm," her mother Kerry Okines wrote.
The chilling new detail from the BEA agency is based on an initial reading of the plane's "black box'' data recorder.
Inspite of Britain's growing economy, the pre-elction debate held under the shadow of The Great Recession.
Investigators said that co-pilot Andreas Lubitz had "looked for information on ways to commit suicide".
Victims from the United States tend to receive higher payouts, followed by Europeans and Asians.
Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz lied to his doctors, told them he was on sick leave instead of flying commercial planes.
The footage appeared to have been taken from near the back of the plane but no individuals could be identified.
Germanwings co-pilot had suicidal tendencies and received lengthy psychotherapy as contented by officials.
Spanish police say they have arrested 12 people suspected of belonging to an anarchist group with terrorist aims.