DUP to support minority Tory government after 'confidence and supply' deal reached

As May struggled to contain the fallout, her two closest aides resigned. The right-wing British press speculated Sunday that Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson , a former journalist and the former Mayor of London, was plotting a leadership coup. More..

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by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Turkey says Qatar deployment aims to ensure security

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan told Bahrain's Foreign Minister that the dispute between Qatar and other Arab states should be resolved by the end of the holy month of Ramadan, Turkish Foreign Minister Mev...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Russia's Lavrov calls for talks to ease Qatar stand-off

The president's words are a strong claim against Qatar, a key USA military ally that has consistently denied allegations of its support for terror organizations. He also added that the blockade was causing "uni...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

McCain says his confusing questions resulted from tiredness

During the hearing, Senator McCain apparently asked questions that were found confusing by some. While Comey's appearance before the Senate Intelligence Committee was chiefly to testify about his in...More..

UAE ruling family member: Qatar now questioning its leaders
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

UAE ruling family member: Qatar now questioning its leaders

The decision came after the UAE and several other states cut diplomatic and travel ties with Qatar earlier this week and started an air, trade, economy and diplomatic boycott against Doha . You have Abdul Male...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Iran minister calls Trump's condolences for attacks 'repugnant'

Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif hit back early Thursday at a White House statement reacting to the shooting. London [U.S.], June 8: Iran's Revolutionary Guards has blamed Saudi Arabia for Wedne...More..

Need to respect sovereignty in connectivity projects: PM
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Need to respect sovereignty in connectivity projects: PM

During the meeting, Modi said India and China should tap their potential in cooperation, strengthen communication and coordination in worldwide affairs, respect each other's core concerns and appropriatel...More..

Amit Shah calls Mahatma Gandhi 'chatur baniya', Congress demands apology
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Amit Shah calls Mahatma Gandhi 'chatur baniya', Congress demands apology

The political situation is boiling up in Indian after a Bharaitya Janata Party (BJP) leader called his Father of Nation, Mahatma Gandhi, a " bahut chatur baniya " (clever baniya ). He added that thus the par...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Gaza Palestinian shot dead by Israeli soldiers: ministry

In April, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, who also heads up the PA, vowed to take "unprecedented measures" aimed at pressuring Hamas - which has governed Gaza since 2007 - to relinquish control over th...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Shivraj Singh Chouhan peace fast in Bhopal; 5 things to know

Mandsaur , the epicentre of farmers' agitation in Madhya Pradesh, remained peaceful on Friday. After meeting the chief minister, Dubey did not speak to reporters. Chouhan, on Friday, made an announcement that...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

British Prime Minister Vows to Carry on Despite Election Losses

With no clear victor emerging from Thursday's election, a wounded May signalled she would fight on. The Conservative leader had called Thursday's snap election in a bid to extend her majority and strength...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Trump to respond publicly to Comey's testimony

Comey, who was sacked by Trump in May, delivered a scathing indictment of the president on Thursday at a congressional hearing in which he accused Trump of trying to block the investigation into Flynn. Aske...More..

Trump to evangelicals: We're 'under siege,' will be stronger
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Trump to evangelicals: We're 'under siege,' will be stronger

Trump in his speech told the evangelical community that they are under siege but that he will continue standing up for them as president. "And as you know, we're under siege. "As long as I am president, no o...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

US House backs move to repeal post-2008 crisis banking law

It also exempts smaller banks from Dodd-Frank regulations and undermines the authority of Financial Stability Oversight Council. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has returned $29 billion to 12 million...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Death toll from Sri Lanka's floods rises to 164

Some 104 people were still listed as missing, the country's Disaster Management Centre said on Monday, while another 88 remained in hospital. The government Tuesday decided not to proceed with the purchase ...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Countdown for launch of GSLV MARK III begins today

The vehicle in a two stage flight (with a non-functional cryogenic upper stage) carried the Crew Module Atmospheric Re-Entry Experiment to the intended height of 126 km and re- entered the atmosphere safely. In...More..

GOPer Gianforte Wins Montana House Race, Apologizes For Alleged Assault
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

GOPer Gianforte Wins Montana House Race, Apologizes For Alleged Assault

Ryan Zinke , the previous congressman who left office to become Trump's Interior secretary, won the district by 16 points. Ben Jacobs , a reporter for The Guardian , said that Gianforte bodyslammed him afte...More..

Israel advances plans for further 1500 settler homes: Peace Now
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Israel advances plans for further 1500 settler homes: Peace Now

It later annexed east Jerusalem in a move never recognised by the global community. With Arab armies clearly preparing to attack, Israel struck first, and took out almost the entire Egyptian Air Force in on...More..

DOJ Says Comey Wasn't Honest In Senate Hearing
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

DOJ Says Comey Wasn't Honest In Senate Hearing

At the end of previous year United States intelligence agencies said they believed Moscow's intelligence agencies had used hackers to try to sway the election in Mr Trump's favour and against his rival Hillary ...More..

Putin in Oliver Stone Interview: Nobody Survives a Nuke Conflict
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Putin in Oliver Stone Interview: Nobody Survives a Nuke Conflict

Easy laughs aside, sitting in planes, palaces, hockey arenas and more with Russian president Vladimir Putin , Stone knows a thing or two about power and a bit about how to talk to it. Stone is aware that h...More..

Pentagon report cites China military buildup around world
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Pentagon report cites China military buildup around world

China reacted angrily to the department of defence assessment saying it " firmly opposed " the report which disregarded facts and made "irresponsible remarks". The report also focused on the buildup in China'...More..

Leaked NSA doc highlights deep flaws in US election system
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Leaked NSA doc highlights deep flaws in US election system

And late Tuesday, Wayne County Clerk Debra Berry said she received confirmation from VR Systems that no IN counties were impacted, adding the primary focus was customers IN Florida. But she cautioned that the a...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

White House tries to regroup, but Trump isn't helping

Please understand the difference". "It's a position that Speaker of the House Paul Ryan has aligned himself with, too, in the past, while declining to "to comment on the daily tweets " in December when Trump w...More..

Australia's GDP grows 0.3 percent
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Australia's GDP grows 0.3 percent

The RBA has indicated this week that it forecasts growth of just over 3% in the coming years despite occasional quarterly variations, meaning they predict growth will quickly pick up again even if it slows. C...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump sons defend his criticism of London mayor

Trump accused Khan - London's first Muslim mayor - of offering a "pathetic excuse" for comments that Trump earlier misconstrued about policing in response to Saturday's attack, which left seven people dead. T...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Theresa May 'ready to curb human rights laws to fight extremism'

May argued for longer prison sentences for convicted terrorists, making it easier to deport suspects and restricting the freedom of movement of suspects who are known threats, but may not have enough evidence a...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Police fear French man lost in the Thames after London Bridge attack

Xavier Thomas, seen with his girlfriend Christine Delcros. The Metropolitan Police force appealed on Tuesday for information about 45-year- old Xavier Thomas, who was walking with his girlfriend over the brid...More..

GOP Donors OK With Trump's Tough Talk on Twitter
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

GOP Donors OK With Trump's Tough Talk on Twitter

It is the second day that Trump has twisted the mayor's words. This was in reference to Khan's statement that there was no cause for alarm. "The invitation has been issued and accepted and I see no reason t...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

England set for a tougher test against New Zealand

However, the tourists' chase got off to a awful start with Luke Ronchi dismissed for a golden duck, and though Kane Williamson hit an impressive 87, they were bowled all out for 223 with just over five over...More..

Arab nations cut ties with Qatar, saying it backs terror
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Arab nations cut ties with Qatar, saying it backs terror

Qatar is home to global airline Qatar Airways and many airports in the Gulf region are major hubs for worldwide connecting flights. Qatar hosts the largest US air base in the region, which is crucial t...More..

Veterans Affairs to revamp how it stores veterans' health information
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Veterans Affairs to revamp how it stores veterans' health information

Shulkin said the Defense Department and the VA had been tackling interoperability issues for 17 years "at the cost of several hundred millions of dollars - in an attempt to create a consistent and accurate view...More..

Man jumps into vehicle, saves driver having seizure in Dixon
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Man jumps into vehicle, saves driver having seizure in Dixon

Tompkins ran towards the other vehicle without hesitation and leaped through the passenger window to put the auto in park. After stopping the vehicle, Tompkins stuck his fingers down the driver's throat to ma...More..

Kellyanne Conway's husband throws shade at Donald Trump over travel ban tweets
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Kellyanne Conway's husband throws shade at Donald Trump over travel ban tweets

The Justice Department has appealed to the Supreme Court after lower courts blocked the president's revised executive order that would restrict travel from six majority-Muslim countries. George Conway , a l...More..

In Israel, flags Iranian threat, remains mum on Mideast peace plan
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

In Israel, flags Iranian threat, remains mum on Mideast peace plan

In a much-awaited speech at the Israel Museum, Trump pledged unstinting support for Israel, vowed that he would prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon and asserted that Israeli and Palestinian leaders wer...More..

Vermont to join US Climate Alliance
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Vermont to join US Climate Alliance

In the past, Trump has called climate change a hoax despite most of the world having acknowledged it for more than a decade. "He is not helping the forgotten American, he is hurting them". While cities ca...More..