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Antonio Conte: I've got great men and fantastic players at Chelsea

Antonio Conte: I've got great men and fantastic players at Chelsea

Conte is close to leading the Blues to the title in his first season at the helm, with Sunday's 3-0 victory at Everton keeping them four points clear at the top with four games left to play. His dream...

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What you need to know about rising tensions on the Korean Peninsula

The U.S. aircraft carrier Carl Vinson is in waters close enough to take military action on North Korea if ordered to do so, Adm. Harry Harris, commander of the U.S. The drills near the port city of Wo...

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Mark Selby storms into lead over John Higgins

This time the glory would be all his, as he bids to become just the fourth player to defend a world snooker title in Sheffield, after Steve Davis, Stephen Hendry and O'Sullivan. Selby had to overcome...

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Donald Trump says Civil War could have been avoided

Donald Trump says Civil War could have been avoided

Kate Borden, host of CNN's "At This Hour", asked Paris Dennard, a former Bush aide, what President Trump meant when he asked if the Civil War could have been prevented. Former president Jackson, a s...

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Pakistan welcomes Erdogan's offer to help resolve Kashmir issue

Both parties agreed that there was no justification for terrorism, and urged all countries to disrupt terrorist networks and financing and "stop cross-border movements of terrorists", Balgay said. Erd...

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Labour to guarantee European Union citizens' rights if wins election

Labour trail the Conservatives by more than 20 points in opinion polls, and the party is also divided over Corbyn's left-wing leadership and strategy on Brexit. Ms May is more popular with voters than...

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Trump would be 'honored' to meet N.Korea's Kim, if conditions right

North Korea test-fired a ballistic missile on Saturday, the South Korean and U.S. militaries said, defying warnings from the United States and the reclusive state's main ally, China, which have tried ...

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United Kingdom govt says Scottish Brexit proposal could disrupt trade

United Kingdom govt says Scottish Brexit proposal could disrupt trade

A Scottish Labour spokesman said: "Voters at this council election face a choice - they can either elect a local champion with Scottish Labour, or a cheerleader for independence with the SNP". The sol...

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NKorea says it will speed up nuke program in response to US

White House press secretary Sean Spicer was peppered with questions about what conditions Mr. Trump would require for a meeting and suggested that the soaring tensions on the Korean Peninsula made a q...

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Venezuelan Opposition Calls on People to Rebel against Maduro's Assembly Call

President Maduro called on Monday, May 1, for a c. Mr. Maduro's critics fear the new body will further sideline the current opposition-led legislature and pave the way for undemocratic changes to th...

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Turkey's Erdogan to rejoin ruling party after referendum win

Turkey's Erdogan to rejoin ruling party after referendum win

The president will likely be reinstalled as party chairman on May 21 at an extraordinary AKP congress and replace Yildirim, who is set to stay on as premier. Binali Yildirim, head of the party, propos...

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Liverpool edge Watford in Premier League yawner

Manchester United and City both were held to draws against Swansea and Middlesbrough while Arsenal were defeated by Tottenham in another fantastic North London Derby. "Yes, it would be nice if we ha...

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Congress passes one-week funding bill to avert government shutdown

Congress passes one-week funding bill to avert government shutdown

It leaves out funding for the wall that Trump has pledged to build on the southern USA border with Mexico. Democrats are also fighting other so-called policy riders Republicans want to attach to the...

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Korea: US move pushed region closer to

Korea: US move pushed region closer to "brink of nuclear war"

The tension between the United States and North Korea has escalated quickly after the dictator Kim Jong-un tested his fourth missile. Trump is set to speak with leaders of Singapore and Thailand ab...

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Donald Trump Says He'd Be 'Honored' To Meet With Kim Jong Un

Although the White House played down near-term prospects for such a meeting, Trump's conciliatory comments marked a departure from his more unforgiving tone toward the North in recent days. "We can no...

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France's Macron gets rough ride in Le Pen country

France's Macron gets rough ride in Le Pen country

And she made clear how she intends to take on her opponent, a former investment banker, ex-economy minister and advocate of the European Union as well as global trade and ethnic diversity. "When I h...

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Panama verdict: LHCBA gives PM 7-day ultimatum to resign

The court ordered a joint investigation team to be formed to look into allegations around three of Sharif's four children using offshore companies to buy properties in London. "We are ready for all ki...

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China launches its 1st home-built aircraft carrier

China launched the carrier on Wednesday amid rising tension over North Korea and regional worries about Beijing's assertiveness in the South China Sea and its broader military modernisation programm...

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Trump would be 'honored' to meet NKorea's Kim, if conditions right

Mr Trump warned in an interview with Reuters on Thursday that a " major, major conflict" with North Korea was possible, while China said last week the situation on the Korean peninsula could escalat...

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FAQs on US-North Korea Tensions

FAQs on US-North Korea Tensions

In a phone conversation with Trump on Monday, Chinese President Xi Jinping called for all sides to exercise restraint. On Friday, Tillerson will host a meeting on North Korea at the UN. North Korea's ...

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'Angry' Petr Cech admits Arsenal's top four hopes are all but over

'Angry' Petr Cech admits Arsenal's top four hopes are all but over

Both sides still have four to play, but it is Chelsea who look to have a more favourable run-in to the end of the season, with games against Middlesbrough, West Brom, Watford and the already relegated...

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Kim Jong-un threatens to sink USA aircraft carrier

Kim Jong-un threatens to sink USA aircraft carrier

Tensions on the Korean peninsula have been running high for weeks, with signs that the North might be preparing a long-range missile launch or a sixth nuclear test - and with Washington refusing to ru...

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South Africa's Cosatu labour groups cancels May Day speeches after Zuma booed

South Africa's Cosatu labour groups cancels May Day speeches after Zuma booed

Mr Zuma attended the rally despite the fact that powerful affiliates of Cosatu, the Congress of South African Trade Unions, had opposed his presence. Police had to stop union members from pushing thro...

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Thousands in US rally against Trump

In 2006, there were May Day marches in Los Angeles and elsewhere, and those were seen as among the reasons for the failure that year of a bill in Congress that would have made it a felony to be in t...

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Watchdog to Trump: Accountability not red carpet for Duterte

The Department of Foreign Affairs in Manila said Duterte has not yet responded to Trump's offer, adding that an official USA invitation would kick off diplomatic arrangements for Duterte's possible US...

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Violence scars pre-election May 1 marches in France

One person was badly injured and five others injured after a molotov cocktail was thrown. He says Le Pen's priorities as president would be "to fight against press freedom, "against women's rights, ...

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Far-right victim's son hugs Macron in Paris

In a context of high terror risk, 9,000 policemen, gendarmes and soldiers were mobilized on Monday with 2,000 of them deployed to secure protests in the French capital, according to Paris prefecture...

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Trump administration to roll back some school meal standards

Currently, elementary school lunches may include up to 1,230 grams of sodium . The new proclamation also allows for schools to begin serving one-percent milk and flavored milk again, rather t...

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US troops patrol Turkey-Syria border after Turkish strikes on Kurds

US troops patrol Turkey-Syria border after Turkish strikes on Kurds

Erdogan also told a conference in Istanbul that United States support for Kurdish militia fighters inside Syria was damaging solidarity between Washington and Ankara, but that relations could turn a...

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Trump says he could meet with North Korea's leader

Trump says he could meet with North Korea's leader

The telephone calls follow Trump's conversation on Saturday night with Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte. His administration has since said North Korea must agree to abandon its nuclear and miss...

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French presidential rivals clash as May Day protests turn violent

French presidential rivals clash as May Day protests turn violent

Notably, second round of the presidential elections in France will be held on May 7. Dominic Thomas, professor of French and Francophone Studies at UCLA, believes the electorate faces a similar scen...

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Here's everything you need to know about North Korea's missile tests

South Korean and US Army sources said North Korea test-firing a ballistic missile that failed on Saturday, April 29, was the second such instance in a fortnight. Trump has been pressuring China to be ...

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Tensions Simmer in California Despite Conservative Pundit Cancelling Speech

Tensions Simmer in California Despite Conservative Pundit Cancelling Speech

During the demonstrations, police put up barricades and forbid protesters from entering the UC Berkeley Campus. The other was charged with violations including "delaying or obstructing a police offi...

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Sabers rattle amid Korean standoff, WH to brief senators

The United States may need to strengthen its missile defences, particularly in Hawaii, given the advancing threat from North Korea's missile and nuclear weapons programs, the top US commander in the P...

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IDF fire rubber bullets & tear gas at supporters of Palestinian hunger-striking prisoners

In a letter sent from prison, Barghouti - a member of the Fatah movement's Central Committee and leader of the hunger strike - stressed the need to show support for the hunger strikers and ensure resp...

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