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London Bridge victim's body recovered from River Thames

Officials said assailants plowed into pedestrians on London Bridge using a van, then drove to Borough Market , where they attacked people with knives. "We're pushing the British authorities becau...

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India & 67 nations sign pact to check tax evasion by MNCs

India & 67 nations sign pact to check tax evasion by MNCs

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) has welcomed the signing of the Multilateral Convention on Tax Treaty Measures to prevent Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) as an important move to p...

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Trump Offers to Mediate Qatar's Diplomatic Crisis

Emirati state minister for foreign affairs Anwar Gargash in an interview with AFP at his office in Dubai on June 7, 2017. The move expands on an earlier ban on direct flights between the two cou...

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Michelle Obama outs Barack as an outfit repeater

Michelle Obama outs Barack as an outfit repeater

And there is no denying the disparity in coverage, with every last detail of the former first lady's style scrutinised. She continued, "And he was proud of it too". The pair's transition into post...

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Should we pay attention to Trump's twitter during Comey hearing?

Former FBI Director James Comey is set to testify Thursday about his private discussions with Trump and the Russian Federation investigation has lapped into the White House, with questions about the...

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Police Have Arrested Another Suspect in Connection With the London Bridge Attack

Police Have Arrested Another Suspect in Connection With the London Bridge Attack

An Italian investigative source said Zaghba was a Moroccan-Italian whose mother lived in the northern Italian city of Bologna. In Italy , a senior police official told The Washington Post that ...

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James Comey testimony: former Federal Bureau of Investigation director to go before Senate

Trump is widely expected to use his Twitter account, which lists 31.8 million followers, to counterpunch at Comey on Thursday - perhaps even in real time. He listened, hands clasped on his lap, as c...

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President Trump Nominates Yale Graduate for FBI Director

President Trump Nominates Yale Graduate for FBI Director

During his time in the government, Wray was a member of the administration's Corporate Fraud Task Force and oversaw the fraud prosecutions of former executives at Enron Corp. Wray now works for King &...

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Comey claims his moment at hearing

Comey claims his moment at hearing

Trump fired Comey in early May, as Comey led an investigation into whether the Trump campaign had colluded with Russian Federation to interfere with the 2016 presidential election. "You have got to wa...

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The tortured explanations of Trump's tweets make no sense

Former FBI Director James Comey is set to testify Thursday about his private discussions with Trump and the Russian Federation investigation has lapped into the White House, with questions about the P...

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ECB president sees inflation still subdued

ECB president sees inflation still subdued

The 60 billion euros ($67 billion) per month in bond purchases are to run at least through the end of the year. Analysts think the bond purchases will be tapered next year, but the bank has moved ...

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UK voters prioritize security in wake of attacks

UK voters prioritize security in wake of attacks

However, as the campaign progressed the polls narrowed sharply. If social security is the third rail of USA politics, social care is much the same in Britain: you don't mess with old people beca...

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Ireland Just Elected An Openly Gay Man Its Next Prime Minister

Leo Varadkar was named as the new leader of Fine Gael today, beating rival Simon Coveney to the position. Colleagues giddily proclaim that their new leader has the "X Factor". "He has come to personif...

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Saudi ally Bahrain demands Qatar distance itself from Iran

In an earlier interview with the Saudi newspaper Makkah on Wednesday, Sheikh Khalid said he appreciated Kuwaiti mediation to resolve the dispute but that all options were open for his country to prote...

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Egypt condemns IS-claimed Iran attacks

Egypt condemns IS-claimed Iran attacks

The attacks targeted the Tehran parliament and the shrine of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, who founded the Islamic Republic in 1979. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said that as the ...

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Fired FBI Director James Comey faces Senate and rebuts Donald Trump

Fired FBI Director James Comey faces Senate and rebuts Donald Trump

Fired FBI Director James Comey testifies before senate on Thursday, June 8, 2017 . Trump has called Comey a "showboat" and a "grandstander" and said he was thinking of "this Russian Federati...

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Former FBI Director James Comey Testifies

He will also be grilled on claims the President obstructed justice by asking him to shut down part of the bureau's Russian Federation probe. The hearings will represent a rare moment of common natio...

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Fired FBI chief Comey ready to testify about Trump encounters

Television "watch parties", typically hosted for sporting events and awards shows, are planned at homes and bars across the country for Comey's 10am EDT appearance before the Senate Intelligence Commi...

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Third London Bridge attacker named

Third London Bridge attacker named

In Saturday's attack, three men, wearing fake suicide vests, mowed down pedestrians on London Bridge in a van, before slashing and stabbing revelers in Borough Market , a bustling district of late-...

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UK Election Arrives After May Sees Lead Over Corbyn Shrink

UK Election Arrives After May Sees Lead Over Corbyn Shrink

Counting will begin immediately after the polls close, with each vote counted and checked by hand. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves with her husband Philip af...

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Senegal joins nations cutting ties with Qatar

The US wasn't planning a major mediation role, a State Department official said, pointing to offers from Turkey and Kuwait to intervene in what is emerging as the worst diplomatic crisis in the Pers...

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Tehran attackers were ISIS recruits

Egypt has condemned Islamic State-claimed attacks on Iran's parliament and a shrine to its revolutionary leader in the "strongest terms". Terrorists entered the Parliament building while they ha...

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Legal experts say Trump comments inappropriate, maybe worse

Trump began the day by announcing his new nominee to lead the FBI - Christopher Wray, a career white-collar crime attorney and former Justice Department official under former president George W. "It m...

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Multiple threats could lead to downfall of Brazil president

Multiple threats could lead to downfall of Brazil president

The electoral court scheduled more sessions for Wednesday and Thursday, but those could be postponed if any of the seven judges asks to review the case. If the court finds it did, Temer could be remov...

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Iran declines to confirm Saudi hand in Tehran terror attacks

Gaza-based Palestinian resistance movement Islamic Jihad, in a press statement, said the criminal acts sought to target the Islamic Republic of Iran's role in supporting the anti-Israel resistance fro...

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UK Elections 2017: Polls under way as Britons make a choice

May would increase her parliamentary majority by 25 seats - not as much as she had hoped, but still a "pretty solid" win. At stake is not only the direction that the forthcoming talks on Brexit wi...

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French Open 2017: Andy Murray beats Kei Nishikori in quarter-finals

He trails Murray in head-to-head meetings 10-7 and lost to the Briton in four sets in the semi-finals previous year. "I had struggled in some of my matches during the event a year ago, but I played ...

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Trump pressured me on Russian Federation probe — Sacked FBI chief

Rep. Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House probe, said he wants to know if Trump's request for loyalty and that Comey drop his Flynn investigation ultimately led to Comey's firing. Trump's outs...

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Russia Rejects Claims It Planted Fake Stories That Caused Qatar Crisis

In a tweet sent out early on Monday morning, the Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs said: "Protecting national security from threats of terrorism and extremism, Saudi Arabia has chose to sever dipl...

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Iran FM Zarif slams 'repugnant' Trump statement on Tehran attacks

The White House statement, which mentioned how Iranian people were "going through such challenging times", came as the US Senate advanced legislation that would impose new sanctions on the Islamic Rep...

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Donald Trump Jr. Goes Off on Twitter as Comey Testifies

Donald Trump Jr. Goes Off on Twitter as Comey Testifies

In that testimony he had already disclosed that Trump demanded his "loyalty" and directly pushed him to "lift the cloud" of investigation by declaring publicly the president was not the target of the ...

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Qatar isolation could damage Gaza reconstruction: NGO

Qatar isolation could damage Gaza reconstruction: NGO

He said he had not been officially informed of any USA investigation into the alleged hacking of Qatar's news agency. "Also, the statements made by Al Jubeir go against the global laws and the Ara...

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Queensland woman Sara Zelenak confirmed dead in London terrorism attack

Queensland woman Sara Zelenak confirmed dead in London terrorism attack

Australian staff nurse Kirsty Boden , 28, was killed as she ran to try to help the wounded on London Bridge , her family said in a statement . She wrote: " Sara Zelenak is confirmed dead, they f...

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Comey says Trump pressured him on Russia probe

The seven-page remarks released Wednesday reveal in dramatic detail, and with a writer's flair, Comey's uneasiness with Trump, who he believed was disregarding the FBI's traditional independence from ...

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Comey: 'No,' Trump Didn't Ask Me To Stop Investigation

While much of the nation will be watching the proceedings live, some of you have day jobs and don't have time to stay glued to your TV. "That happened. 'I've seen the tweet about tapes. Comey ackn...

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