Global News

UK police seek information about Manchester attacker's suitcase

Police officials said around 1,000 people are working on the Manchester bombing case and that they were making 'good progress'. Interior Minister Amber Rudd told Sky News that this was a "righ...

by · Global News
Darrell Issa Appears to Flee to Building Roof to Avoid Protesters

Darrell Issa Appears to Flee to Building Roof to Avoid Protesters

Two town-hall meetings in March held by Issa drew more than 1,000 people combined, and many in attendance questioned his support of the AHCA before he voted in favor of it. In the post, Levin qu...

by · Global News

G7 Debate On Climate Was Very Unsatisfying - Merkel

But there are virtually no signs he plans to remain in the agreement as it now stands. He said he will strengthen North-South, South-South and other partnerships to implement the Paris Agreement. La...

by · Global News

WH communications director Michael Dubke resigns

Instead, in the first press briefing since President Trump returned from a nine-day trip overseas, Spicer focused on the fact that The Washington Post story , which first reported the request, used...

by · Global News
National Security Adviser to Jimmy Carter Zbigniew Brzezinski dies at 89

National Security Adviser to Jimmy Carter Zbigniew Brzezinski dies at 89

The news came from a Brzezinski who might be more familiar to younger generations, daughter Mika of the Morning Joe program on MSNBC. "My father passed away peacefully tonight", she wrote in the ...

by · Global News

President Trump Has Full Confidence in Jared Kushner

Trump fired Comey after allegedly asking him to drop the probe into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and his close ties to the Kremlin. The new report follows allegations last week tha...

by · Global News
Budget, finance chiefs dismiss martial law threats to PH economy

Budget, finance chiefs dismiss martial law threats to PH economy

The tough-talking Filipino president was on a five-day trip to Moscow, when news broke out that the Maute, an armed group affiliated with the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant ( ISIL , also known a...

by · Global News

Further Woes For Oil and GBP

Ann-Louise Hittle, vice president at energy consultancy Wood Mackenzie said the "decision in Vienna sends a signal of continued support for oil prices from OPEC which helps US onshore drillers...

by · Global News

Turkish foreign minister says wants USA envoy McGurk changed

In the 15 years that Erdogan has served as prime minister and president of Turkey, there has been a broad trend to crack down on freedom of the press and expressions of public dissent. "Someone was be...

by · Global News

Sigmar Gabriel: US putting 'peace in Europe at risk'

He added that the U.S. president was undermining peaceful cooperation of nations based on mutual respect and tolerance. Merkel, however, had also said Germany's relationship with the USA was of "o...

by · Global News

Will leave Paris climate deal -Axios

Pulling out of the Paris climate deal would unravel Obama-era climate change policies, and possibly the agreement itself. Other G7 nations leaned heavily on Mr Trump to stay in the climate deal,...

by · Global News
Trudeau addresses Merkel-Trump rift, says Canada committed to Europe and US

Trudeau addresses Merkel-Trump rift, says Canada committed to Europe and US

They said there is a need for expansion in both permanent and non-permanent categories of membership, to make it more effective, efficient and responsive to the existing challenges to global peace and...

by · Global News

German SPD leader calls Trump a 'destroyer of all Western values'

India's railway modernization and expansion plans offer ample opportunities for the German rail industry, and in this regard, both Germany and India on Tuesday appreciated the significant progress ...

by · Global News

Modi seeks quantum jump in eco ties with Germany, 8 pacts

The president also declined to affirm the USA commitment to the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation doctrine of mutual defense or the Paris Climate Agreement, two top priorities for Merkel. ■ Terrorism...

by · Global News
Two killed in Portland after trying to stop anti-Muslim rant

Two killed in Portland after trying to stop anti-Muslim rant

Two of the men were killed . Throughout Sunday, pressure mounted on social media for Trump to make a statement on the attack , which was allegedly carried out by a suspected white supremacist , ...

by · Global News
President Trump Criticizes Germany in Tweet Amid Tensions with Merkel

President Trump Criticizes Germany in Tweet Amid Tensions with Merkel

President Donald Trump's decision at the recent G-7 meeting in Sicily not to reiterate support for the 2015 Paris agreement to combat climate change. After hosting Modi, Merkel is due to meet with...

by · Global News
Protestors march in Manila against martial law declaration

Protestors march in Manila against martial law declaration

Rebellion is a justification for martial law, they said. Senators on Tuesday spent three hours discussing the matter of whether or not to call for a joint session of Congress to tackle President Rod...

by · Global News
Palestinians, Israeli police clash at Jerusalem Old City gate

Palestinians, Israeli police clash at Jerusalem Old City gate

The Temple Mount and the Western Wall "will forever remain under Israeli sovereignty", Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in an address to the Knesset session. "And since both sides see a ...

by · Global News
Merkel says can develop India ties and keep up U.S. relationship

Merkel says can develop India ties and keep up U.S. relationship

The Ministry of External Affairs said in a statement at the end of the first day of Prime Minister Modi's two-day Germany visit, "The two leaders discussed Afghanistan and reiterated their support...

by · Global News

Donald Trump attacks 'fake news' following Jared Kushner reports

A rally planned Thursday in Iowa was postponed due to "an unforeseen change" in Trump's schedule. He focused heavily on leaks - both those coming out of the White House and an intelligence leak blam...

by · Global News

Trump Tweets Criticism of Germany After Merkel Questioned US Reliability

During his trip, Trump also echoed his past criticism of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies for failing to meet the defensive alliance's military spending commitment of two percent of GDP. She ...

by · Global News

Novak Djokovic makes winning start with new coach Andre Agassi

Should he do so, the 30-year-old Spaniard would become the first man to win 10 titles at any single Grand Slam event. He surrendered his No. 1 ranking to Andy Murray, admitting to a loss of motiva...

by · Global News

United Kingdom police stop sharing info on Manchester attack with U.S. after leaks

The National Health Service says 75 people have been admitted to eight hospitals, "including 23 patients now receiving critical care". "They were lovely inside and out to ourselves and our familie...

by · Global News

Woman held in Manchester terror probe released without charge

The British government announced a nationwide minute's silence for 11:00am (1000 GMT) Thursday in memory of those killed and the dozens wounded. "This is not us", Ramadan Abedi told the news service...

by · Global News

Mike Dubke: White House communications director quits

Dubke's last day as White House communications director has not been set, Axios reported . In an email to friends and associates on Tuesday morning, Dubke wrote: "It has been my great honor to serv...

by · Global News

McCain on Kushner Backchannel Reports: 'I don't like it'

The news of the secret channel proposal came in the same week that Reuters reported that Kushner had three unreported contacts with the Russians between April and November of previous year. "If thes...

by · Global News
Facebook Boss, Mark Zuckerberg Got Harvard Degree After 13 Years

Facebook Boss, Mark Zuckerberg Got Harvard Degree After 13 Years

Mark Zuckerberg has said he's not running for president. He also said that the worst part of Facebook's early days occurred when someone tried to buy the company. Speaking to young graduates,...

by · Global News

Angela Merkel says Europeans can't rely on the US anymore

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Europe has to forge its own path forward, as the United States and Britain are no longer reliable partners. Now, a special counsel has been appointed to loo...

by · Global News

Palestinian Prisoners End Hunger Strike

Spearheaded by Barghouti, the strike, widely known among Palestinians and supporters as the "Freedom and Dignity" battle, was joined by prisoners from all Palestinian political factions. "How long d...

by · Global News
Police selfie with drunk may be the greatest of all time

Police selfie with drunk may be the greatest of all time

Mr Park discovered the photo on his phone the next day, and posted it to Facebook with a message. Officers then used the man's mobile phone to take a selfie, with the inebriated man pictured givin...

by · Global News

PM Modi meets German President at Castle Bellevue

Germany , until recently Washington's closest partner in Europe , was particularly discomfited, and Merkel wasted no time in warning German voters that the United States can no longer be relied upon ...

by · Global News

PM arrives in Berlin for Fourth India-Germany Intergovernmental Consultations

Modi, whose visit to Germany comes less than a week after Merkel provided the strongest indication yet that the European Union and the U.S. under President Trump were drifting apart, said India wo...

by · Global News

Spicer: Trump Has 'Fairly Unbelievable' Relationship With Merkel

India's railway modernization and expansion plans offer ample opportunities for the German rail industry, and in this regard, both Germany and India on Tuesday appreciated the significant progress m...

by · Global News
Former contestant on 'The Bachelorette' dead at 31

Former contestant on 'The Bachelorette' dead at 31

Other members of " Bachelor Nation" also took to social media as word spread about Nance's death. Sean said his heart was broken to hear the news of the passing of his friend. He was pronounced dea...

by · Global News

Julian Assange: Sweden Drops Rape Investigation Into WikiLeaks Founder

The Swedish prosecutor's office said in a statement it had made a decision to end its seven-year probe. Assange's lawyers hailed the decision as a victory, but the WikiLeaks founder may still fa...

by · Global News