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Theresa May promises to advance workers' rights if Tories win election

Theresa May promises to advance workers' rights if Tories win election

He said: "This new "right" to a year's unpaid leave will not help people in an age of already squeezed living standards and rising costs". Mrs May, who ordered a racial equality audit into access to...

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Victoria Police receives legal advice on Pell investigation

Victoria Police receives legal advice on Pell investigation

Speaking at the Vatican on Wednesday, Cardinal Pell reiterated his rebuttal of all the allegations of abuse made against him. News Corp reports the advice relates to allegations against Cardinal P...

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THAAD radar detected N. Korea's missile launch: defense chief

THAAD radar detected N. Korea's missile launch: defense chief

The ruler also pledged further missile tests and nuclear detonations, despite repeated warnings by President Trump. North Korea said Monday that it successfully test-fired an intermediate-range ball...

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Two killed in Pak shelling

Two killed in Pak shelling

On Saturday, more villagers were seen abandoning their homes to take shelter in safer places away from the line of enemy fire. Two civilians died whereas three others including a BSF jawan were injure...

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Trump accused of asking Federal Bureau of Investigation to stop Flynn probe

Trump accused of asking Federal Bureau of Investigation to stop Flynn probe

The FBI and Justice Department declined to comment Tuesday on accounts of the memo, which was first reported by The New York Times . The White House says the report is "not a truthful or accurate...

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Texas police officer fired after shooting his rifle into car, killing teen

They also urged calm, and asked that no violence against police officers be carried out in Edwards' name. Balch Springs Police Chief Jonathan Haber told reporters a day earlier that police video...

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Trump say it's possible he could pick FBI head by next week

Trump say it's possible he could pick FBI head by next week

Comey could testify during an investigation into the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation, meaning the president's tweet could be seen as witness intimidation . Trump anxious about recorde...

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Lawmakers urge Trump to avoid picking a partisan for FBI job

Lawmakers urge Trump to avoid picking a partisan for FBI job

Trump added that he thought the Democrats were "hypocrites" for their outrage at Comey's dismissal, saying they themselves were upset with Comey's handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's...

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Clapper: US institutions 'under assault' from Trump

Clapper: US institutions 'under assault' from Trump

Indications that Comey may be willing to cooperate with the Trump investigation came when he reportedly leaked information to the New York Times last week regarding a reported loyalty pledge that th...

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Did Obama Never Leak Anything at all to the Russians?

Did Obama Never Leak Anything at all to the Russians?

In an interesting exchange, when a reporter asked McMaster if Donald Trump "leaked" intelligence, he said President can't "leak" anything; "he decides what to say". Seidman says another concern is i...

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James Clapper destroys Trump's favorite talking point about the Russian Federation investigation

In an interview on Thursday with NBC News, the president said Comey gave him this assurance during a dinner and in two phone conversations. During the March 20 House hearing where he confirmed...

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Maddow: A Comey Tape is Interesting But Because it's Subpoenable

Maddow: A Comey Tape is Interesting But Because it's Subpoenable

Well, again, Democrats may take a page from the Watergate playbook. On Capitol Hill, where the House will return Monday after a recess, members continued to disagree about the need for a special pro...

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Tories `leading fightback against SNP´ with major gains in local elections

Tories `leading fightback against SNP´ with major gains in local elections

The party won 431 seats, 155 more than their nearest rivals, the Conservatives. He told the BBC News Channel: "The SNP are running very strong in Aberdeen, we've got high hopes of taking control of ...

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Tillerson's Israel Comments Got The Worst Kind Of Guy 'Furious'

The Western Wall, the holiest site where Jews can pray, is located in east Jerusalem, which was occupied by Israel in 1967 and later annexed in a move never recognised by the global community. "It wil...

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Coroner: Killer Brady's ashes mustn't be scattered on moor

Coroner: Killer Brady's ashes mustn't be scattered on moor

Alas, however, he departed this earth with one final insult to the families of those he murdered, and kept the location he buried 12 year old Keith Bennett a closely guarded secret in his sadistic g...

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BC election results won't be final until May 22

They finished with more than 16 per cent of the popular vote based on Tuesday's preliminary results. The NDP won one riding by only nine votes, making a recount a certainty that will determine the d...

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ACLU Demands to Know Why Trump Fired Comey, Files FOIA Request

At least a dozen different names are being mentioned in United States media as candidates to replace Comey. Lawmakers from both parties reprimanded Trump for his actions, which included shifting exp...

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Multi-billion-dollar arms deal with Saudi Arabia

Multi-billion-dollar arms deal with Saudi Arabia

Following those stops, Trump will jet onto a highly-anticipated North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels on May 25, where he is expected to hound allies on boosting their defense spendi...

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One Belt and One Road initiative is good for Africa - Amb. Kayonga

It was one of the first concrete results of trade discussions that began a month ago, when Xi and Trump launched a 100-day action plan on economic cooperation during their meeting at the US leader's M...

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HR McMaster: Information President Trump Shared With Russians Was 'Wholly Appropriate'

HR McMaster: Information President Trump Shared With Russians Was 'Wholly Appropriate'

McConnell also says he recommended to Trump that he nominate Merrick Garland to replace fired FBI Director James Comey. He said that as "an intelligence officer by training, I know firsthand the lif...

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Just 29% of Americans approve of Trump's decision to fire Comey

Just 29% of Americans approve of Trump's decision to fire Comey

This could potentially trigger a showdown with the White House as Democrats consider a boycott of the vote on Comey's replacement. Associates of fired FBI Director James Comey believe that his fir...

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China releases list of achievements from Belt and Road Forum

China has defended globalisation at a time when the United States is retreating into "America First" policies on trade and foreign relations under President Donald Trump. "Nepal as the closest neighbo...

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Donald Trump did not threaten FBI Director James Comey: White House

A source said they expect that at some point Comey will respond to Trump - but it is uncertain when that would be. The core issue here is not whether Trump is secretly recording his meetings or te...

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Maguiresbridge bodies: Death of woman treated as murder

Maguiresbridge bodies: Death of woman treated as murder

It is thought they were attacked by 55-year-old Peadar Phair, a former partner of Ms Leonard. Detectives are not looking for anybody else in connection with the incident. UUP MP Tom Elliott also ext...

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White House denies trying to influence Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into Flynn

White House denies trying to influence Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into Flynn

Johnson calls Trump's possible recording of conversations a "complete hypothetical" and wouldn't comment on if it should be investigated. When the meeting ended, Mr. Graham also said he would consider...

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White House: Trump staffer's Western Wall comment does not reflect administration policy

Officials are also considering a lesser announcement outlining a U.S. vision for the future of Jerusalem as Israel's capital without taking any immediate action, created to help Trump save face on h...

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Women walk out of Jammu and Kashmir CM event, seek freedom

Women walk out of Jammu and Kashmir CM event, seek freedom

A woman said that they were told to attend a training programme under UMEED scheme in Srinagar . "We had been called for some UMEED function and not told that Mehbooba will be here", reports quotin...

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European country might halt USA intel-sharing

European country might halt USA intel-sharing

The intelligence is said to have been so sensitive, it was closely guarded within the U.S. government. President Donald Trump meets with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak. feel it was necessary to...

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PLO official: Too soon for direct talks with Israel

Additionally, he all but ignores the fact that the Palestinian territories are governed by terrorists and terror-supporting regimes, while Israel is a free state and one of the few stable, reliable Am...

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Israel Demands Explanation Over US Official's Western Wall Comments

In addition to two meetings with Netanyahu while in the Middle East, Greenblatt met with Abbas, Palestinian civil society groups and visited with Palestinian children in a West Bank Refugee camp. ...

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Israel was source for some of information shared with the Russians

According to the daily, the sensitive classified information was given to the U.S. by one of its allies, which had not given it permission to share it with the Russians. McMaster told reporters after ...

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In Trump Abbas-Meet, Hope Springs Eternal as Peace Prospects Run Dry

Speaking at a meeting aimed at getting people back around the table, Mr Trump said: " I've always heard that perhaps the toughest deal to make is the deal between the Israelis and the Palestinians ". ...

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India reaffirms support for Palestine cause during Mahmoud Abbas's visit

JD-U President Sharad Yadav said that Indians would always stand in support with the Palestinian people. "We hope to see the realisation of a sovereign, independent, united and viable Palestine, c...

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North Korea says 'perfect weapon system' tested, can carry heavy nuke

North Korea says 'perfect weapon system' tested, can carry heavy nuke

Yet 38 North also says new assessments of what North Korea's missile program can do are now necessary. "If it was a signal, it could have been directed at any of the neighbors", Klingner said, n...

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Trump Says He Shared 'Facts Pertaining to Terrorism' with Russians

Trump Says He Shared 'Facts Pertaining to Terrorism' with Russians

Three White House officials who were in the May 10 meeting strongly denounced the story, saying no intelligence sources and methods were discussed - but they didn't deny that classified information wa...

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