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Koreas tension | Seoul says North object that drew fire was likely balloon

Koreas tension | Seoul says North object that drew fire was likely balloon

The North's general staff said the South's firing was a "reckless military provocation" aimed at promoting hostility towards Pyongyang and maintaining a confrontation on the Korean peninsula. Around 1...

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Trump to pull out of climate deal

Trump to pull out of climate deal

Trump himself kept everyone in suspense, saying he was still listening to "a lot of people both ways". Trump aides including Steve Bannon, Stephen Miller, lawyer Don McGahn and Peter Navarro, along ...

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House intel panel approves subpoenas for Trump lawyer, former top aide

Kushner is Trump's son-in-law and holds the title of Senior White House Adviser. The Monday Fox News report , which Trump retweeted on Tuesday, laid blame on the Russians rather than Jared Kushne...

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Jadhav will not be executed until mercy pleas exhausted: Pak

Jadhav will not be executed until mercy pleas exhausted: Pak

Jadhav has the right to request for clemency, initially with the Chief of the Army Staff and later with the Pakistan President. He claimed that it was not true. "It has not ruled on any of these arg...

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Trump breaks protocol telling world leaders to call him on personal cellphone

Trump breaks protocol telling world leaders to call him on personal cellphone

However, among the leaders approached Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has taken advantage of the offer so far, according to U.S. officials who demanded anonymity because they were not autho...

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Associate says fired FBI head OK'd to testify

Former FBI Director James Comey is preparing to testify to Congress as early as next week about his private conversations with President Donald Trump leading up to his abrupt firing, according ...

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General election 2017: Unemployment would 'surge under Jeremy Corbyn's tax policies'

The figures, if replicated on 8 June, would see Corbyn beat Tony Blair's share of the vote in 2005, when more than 35% of the electorate backed Labour . "You are not worth Theresa May's time, don't g...

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UK General Elections: What will be the future?

UK General Elections: What will be the future?

Furthermore, the Liberal Democrat leader, Tim Farron has said there will be "no deal, no deal with anybody", unlike his predecessor Nick Clegg did when he formed a coalition with David Cameron's Con...

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Washington Denounces Erdogan's Security Brutality against Protesters

The Turkish president gets out of his vehicle and looks straight at the chaotic scene behind him. The two leaders touted strong ties between the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, but Erdogan ...

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Turkey Warns Against Supporting PKK And Affiliates

Turkey Warns Against Supporting PKK And Affiliates

The YPG - the military wing of the Syrian People's Democratic Unit (PYD) - is widely considered to be the most effective militia against ISIS on the ground in Syria and cooperates with both the Un...

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Focus on Kudankulam power plant agreement as PM Modi lands in Russian Federation

Apart from Kudankulam power plant agreement, other 12 agreements are also expected to be inked, reported a leading news daily on Thursday. Mr Modi and Mr. Your brother was martyred, Modi told Puti...

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Trump expected to withdraw from Paris climate deal, reports say

And it could trigger further efforts to erode the landmark climate accord. He ended his tweet with: "MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!" In a joint statement issued following talks in the Spanish capital b...

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State of Origin 2017: Here comes Game 1

Now he's the NSW State of Origin captain. While Queensland are claiming the underdog tag - with future immortal Jonathan Thurston, prop Matt Scott and Greg Inglis all ruled out - the Maroons ...

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Trump to Announce Decision on Paris Accord Soon

Trump to Announce Decision on Paris Accord Soon

China says it will work with the European Union to uphold the global agreement on climate change even if the USA pulls out. Trump is to make the announcement from the Rose Garden Thursday afternoon....

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McCain: Throw Turkish ambassador 'the hell out' of US

McCain: Throw Turkish ambassador 'the hell out' of US

A man with a bullhorn is repeatedly kicked in the face. Almost a dozen people were injured. The State Department and D.C. police are also looking into the incident. "The State Department has raise...

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Should 'Can't Be Trusted' Jared Kushner Be Stripped Of Security Clearance?

More than 40 lawmakers joined the letter to the White House's top lawyer. Isn't this illegal? In 1953 the Rosenbergs were executed for selling secrets to the Russians, and Russia and communists wer...

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European Union leader urges Trump not to ditch Paris climate deal

European Union leader urges Trump not to ditch Paris climate deal

What is not yet clear is whether Trump plans to initiate a formal withdrawal from the Paris accord, which under the terms of the agreement could take three years, or exit the underlying United Natio...

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Reversing Course With Cuba Costs The US 12295 American Jobs

Reversing Course With Cuba Costs The US 12295 American Jobs

In January, the Obama administration ended the "wet foot, dry foot" policy, which allowed any Cuban who made it to USA soil to stay and become a legal resident. Cubans living in the US send up to $4 b...

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Donald Trump says 'unmasking' is the real story in Russian Federation case

They are focused on the accusations of collusion between the Trump campaign and the Russian government, as well as on Flynn, who was sacked three weeks into the new administration for lying to Vice Pr...

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PM Modi interacts with leading Spanish companies' CEO

In a bid to boost India-Spain business and investment ties, Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with CEOs of leading Spanish companies here on Wednesday, inviting them to invest in India and b...

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Sen. Blumenthal: Leaving Paris Accord Would Harm US Credibility

But Trump campaigned on a promise to nix the deal, saying it would mean stricter environmental policies that would hobble the economy and cost jobs. During Trump's overseas trip last week, European ...

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Macron says French troops to stay in Mali, wants more German support

That has been brought further to light after a spike in violence across Mali, where the former colonial power intervened more than four years ago to drive out al Qaeda-linked militants who hijacked a ...

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Fraught White House campaign blamed as U.S. bucks global trend towards peace

Fraught White House campaign blamed as U.S. bucks global trend towards peace

The GPI, issued annually by the Sydney-based non-profit Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP) since 2007, ranks 163 countries that account for 99.7% of the world's population. It does not include th...

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Former Auschwitz guard Reinhold Hanning dies a year after conviction

Former Auschwitz guard Reinhold Hanning dies a year after conviction

While there was no evidence he directly participated in killings at Auschwitz, he was convicted as an accessory for helping the death camp function in his capacity as a guard in a verdict hailed as an...

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Damian Marley buys marijuana magazine

Other members of the ownership group include Damian Marley , youngest son of Bob Marley , and a number of cannabis industry leaders. Levin said the investors were eager to capitalize on High Time...

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Iran's watchdog council approves election results

Iran's watchdog council approves election results

Tampering with the numbers of people's participation is inappropriate. Rohani's impressive re-election - he won about 57% of the vote - might have given USA officials an opportunity for a possible r...

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Obamas Buy Washington Mansion for $8.1M

Obamas Buy Washington Mansion for $8.1M

Who knows, maybe the presence of Barack Obama will cause #45's administration to straighten up...wishful thinking? It's only been little more than four months, but it appears Barack and Michelle ...

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Russia calls for expulsion of Estonian, Moldovan diplomats

Russia calls for expulsion of Estonian, Moldovan diplomats

Deputy Head of the Russian Government's Analytical Center Gleb Pokatovich has been deported from Moldova, the Foreign Ministry of the self-proclaimed Transniestrian Republic reported on Thursday. "The...

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Donald Trump's Lawyer Will Now Be Answering All Russia Related Questions

Sean Spicer isn't taking your questions. Dubke offered his resignation earlier this month, White House counselor Kellyanne Conway told The Associated Press on Tuesday, but offered to stay o...

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UK June 8 election opinion polls marred in controversy

Greater attention was focussed on the debate in the eastern English city of Cambridge after Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn announced earlier in the day that he would take part. The Prime Minister, ...

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GOP Health Plan Would Leave 23 Million More Uninsured, Budget Office Says

Wednesday's report incorporates the changes made while Paul Ryan wooed party voters, including loosening protections for people with pre-existing conditions and adding funds to help sick consumers...

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Massive Kabul truck bomb kills 90, wounds hundreds

Massive Kabul truck bomb kills 90, wounds hundreds

Global outrage swelled over the massive blast, the deadliest single attack in Kabul since the Taliban were toppled from power in a 2001 US-led invasion. The insurgent group rarely claims responsibi...

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Boeing scraps Canada fighter jets announcement after defence minister Sajjan blasts planemaker

Boeing scraps Canada fighter jets announcement after defence minister Sajjan blasts planemaker

Sajjan said Canada requires "trusted industry partners". "Boeing values Canada as a customer and supplier-partner, and we continue to seek opportunities to expand our current and future partnershi...

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Ex-FBI director Comey to testify June 8 before Senate committee

Comey publicly announced the investigation in March. The White House has been dogged by allegations of links with the Kremlin during Trump's successful election campaign previous year, and Comey's t...

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White House Press Secretary offers bizarre explanation for meaning of 'covfefe'

Before assuming the role of White House Press Secretary, Sean Spicer was communications director for the Republican National Committee. White House adviser Jared Kushner , Trump's son-in-law, m...

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