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U.S. successfully tests ICBM defence system

Jim Syring said . The military says that missile struck the target outside the Earth's atmosphere in what the Pentagon called "a direct collision" - and destroyed it. North Korea has dubbed its la...

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Details of Brexit process revealed in EU documents

Details of Brexit process revealed in EU documents

During the presentation of the budget proposal of the European Commission for 2018, Oettinger stated he lacked enough information to include such a factor in the report. It said: "Both net contributor...

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Trump To Announce Decision On Paris Climate Accord

Trump To Announce Decision On Paris Climate Accord

Zinke told reporters that he has "yet to read what the actual Paris agreement is" and "would like to sit down and read" the 2015 accord before commenting. The companies said it would reduce compet...

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Italy backs Merkel call for stronger Europe in age of Trump

Italy backs Merkel call for stronger Europe in age of Trump

The eurozone's big three economies, Germany , France and Italy , are sharply at odds with the U.S. over climate change, the future of worldwide trade and the management of mass migration. Merkel, ...

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Trump and Merkel 'get along well' despite spat

Trump and Merkel 'get along well' despite spat

President Donald Trump has renewed his criticism of Germany following Chancellor Angela Merkel 's suggestion that her country needs to adopt a more independent stance in world affairs. European l...

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New image released of Manchester bomber Salman Abedi carrying blue suitcase

New image released of Manchester bomber Salman Abedi carrying blue suitcase

Abedi's suicide attack killed 22, many of them young girls, at the end of an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester . On May 22, a deadly blast occurred outside the Manchester Arena at the end of U.S....

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At least 90 killed after bomb rips through central Kabul

Most of the casualties were Afghans but foreign nationals were also injured, including 11 USA citizens. "Attacks such as these only serve to strengthen our commitment to our Afghan partners as they...

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British Pound Falls Ahead Of Next Week's Election

British Pound Falls Ahead Of Next Week's Election

Prime minister Theresa May called the general election in April when her party held a comfortable lead in the polls, but public opinion has wavered since the parties published their manifestos. The ...

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Supreme Court Deems Asylum Seeker Work Ban 'Unconstitutional'

Supreme Court Deems Asylum Seeker Work Ban 'Unconstitutional'

It suggests that by changing some of those, today's order could be met. If there is no limit on the time for processing an asylum application, that could amount to an absolute prohibition on employm...

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Reward upped to $25K for info about Yellowstone wolf death

Reward upped to $25K for info about Yellowstone wolf death

On the first day of the New Year this Moment of Nature takes you to Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, where the gray wolves run freely. He said up to $25,000 from the fund will be used to pay fo...

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Pulling Out Of Paris Accord

Pulling Out Of Paris Accord

Prominent business leaders like Elon Musk and Tim Cook, and even Trump's own daughter , Ivanka, have shown strong support for the climate agreement . "The U.S. traditionally has been an absolute...

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Russians Might Get US Diplomatic Compounds Back — WaPost

Russians Might Get US Diplomatic Compounds Back — WaPost

The threat of closing the compounds was not pursued. The Post reported that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told top Russian diplomats last month that the return of the compounds no longer hinged...

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Priest and churchgoers kidnapped by IS militants in Philippines

Priest and churchgoers kidnapped by IS militants in Philippines

He said: "The government in the Philippines is acknowledging perhaps for the first time that foreign jihadists have been involved in this because some of those killed are including fighters from I...

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Spicer: Trump Has 'Fairly Unbelievable' Relationship With Merkel

Spicer: Trump Has 'Fairly Unbelievable' Relationship With Merkel

White House press secretary Sean Spicer said: "I think the relationship that the President has had with Merkel he would describe as fairly unbelievable". On Monday, Ms Merkel showed how seriously conc...

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Nuneaton man held over Manchester terror attack released without charge

The Daily Mail said police raided additional homes Monday in its search for the network behind the suicide bombing at the Manchester Arena . Eleven other men between the ages of 18 and 44 also were...

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Ariana Grande to hold benefit concert for Manchester

In the tweet, Grande also said that she plans to spend time with fans in Manchester when she returns to the city and offered support to those affected by the incident. "From the day we started putting...

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Kathy Griffin's Gory Trump Photoshoot Cost Her A Network Job

President Donald Trump said Griffin "should be ashamed of herself" for appearing in the video. "I moved the line, then I crossed it". "I'm merely mocking the Mocker in Chief", Griffin said. As Griff...

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Theresa May to abandon strategy of attacking Jeremy Corbyn

But a Conservative Party spokesman said: "There are no changes to the Prime Minister's plans". "[Conservatives] still enjoy a substantial lead on issues such as security, the economy, and Brexit, ...

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E-rickshaw driver murder case: 2 accused including minor held

E-rickshaw driver murder case: 2 accused including minor held

The Aam Aadmi Party on Wednesday targeted Delhi Police for making no arrests in the lynching of an e-rickshaw driver and demanded that Delhi Police chief Amulya Patnaik be summoned over the issue,...

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Delhi: Pre-Monsoon rains drop mercury, bring relief

Delhi: Pre-Monsoon rains drop mercury, bring relief

Following the Cyclone Mora, heavy rain warnings were also issued in Odisha and northeastern states including Assam, Meghalaya, Tripura, Mizoram, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh and Nagaland. Next week, how...

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McCain weighs in on Kushner's reported request for Russia back channel

Administration officials close to President Donald Trump have been pushing Kushner to step aside while the FBI investigates meetings that Kushner he had with Russian figures during the transition peri...

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Trump criticises Germany's trade, spending

Trump criticises Germany's trade, spending

Up until this past weekend, German Chancellor Angela Merkel has publicly avoided outright conflict with U.S. President Donald Trump . " Many commentators thought that a year ago when we had Bre...

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White House PR chief Mike Dubke resigns

But on the other hand, Trump was angry that Dubke and others struggled to craft communications plans to defend the president and push back at allegations stemming from the ongoing investigation into t...

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Rudd stands in for May and hides private grief in TV debate

In the debate she was quick to accused the opposition parties of offering "bluff, bravado and tempty, shiny election promises". "She won't turn up to these debates, because her campaign of soundbites ...

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Donald Trump pulling U.S. out of Paris climate deal

Donald Trump pulling U.S. out of Paris climate deal

The administration's decision comes after months of internal debate and speculation about what Trump, who campaigned on leaving the deal, would do once he took office. On Tuesday, White House spokespe...

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Ex-White House Press Officer Under Investigation in Russia Probe

According to media reports , senior adviser Jared Kushner is under Federal Bureau of Investigation scrutiny for his relationship with Russian officials during the transition period before Trump to...

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Trump to withdraw U.S. from Paris pact on global warming

Trump to withdraw U.S. from Paris pact on global warming

The Paris Agreement is an agreement within the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC ) dealing with greenhouse gases emissions mitigation, adaptation and finance starting ...

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Explainer: Was Jared Kushner's attempted 'back-channel' with Russia treasonous

Axios said Dubke offered to stay until end of Trump's first overseas trip as president. Trump, who returned to Washington on Saturday after a nine-day trip to the Middle East and Europe, has been...

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Trump attacks Germany in furious tweets

Trump had tweeted earlier on Tuesday that Germany's trade and military policies are very bad for his country and warned that something will be done about it. "One must stand in the way of such a m...

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Trump to announce decision on Paris deal tomorrow

A dozen large groups including oil major BP, agrochemical giant DuPont, Google, Intel and Microsoft, have urged Mr Trump to remain part of the deal. Kennedy also slammed comic Kathy Griffin, who has...

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Melania Trump responds to Kathy Griffin's photo shoot with beheaded Trump figure

Chelsea Clinton, daughter of Trump's arch rival Hillary Clinton, called the photo "vile and wrong". She originally described the project with photographer Tyler Shields as an "artsy fartsy statement...

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Jeremy Corbyn says Tories planning five more years of austerity

Jeremy Corbyn says Tories planning five more years of austerity

Labour played down reports that Mr Corbyn could open the door to unskilled foreign workers as part of his immigration shake-up , insisting the document leaked to the Daily Telegraph and Daily Mail wa...

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Hastings' Amber Rudd to stand in for PM at BBC election debate

Hastings' Amber Rudd to stand in for PM at BBC election debate

Home Secretary Amber Rudd tried to use the heated debate to warn over a " coalition of chaos " between the other parties, but was shouted down by Green Party co-leader Caroline Lucas , who said t...

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Trump's Speech on Radical Islam Praised by US Jewish Groups

Trump's Speech on Radical Islam Praised by US Jewish Groups

Trump will have visited significant homes of three major religions by his trip's end, Islam, Judaism and Christianity, a point that his senior aides say is important in bolstering his argument that mi...

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United Kingdom election Average of polls still shows big victory margin for conservatives

United Kingdom election Average of polls still shows big victory margin for conservatives

It also makes the prospect of a coalition between Labour, the Scottish Nationalist Party (SNP) and Liberal Democrats a realistic possibility, for the first time in this election campaign. Since th...

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Trump communications director Dubke is leaving, white house says

Dubke's last day has not yet been determined. Spicer also said the president is meeting Tuesday afternoon with two more candidates to replace James Comey for Federal Bureau of Investigation dire...

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Macron unshaken by Trump power grip

Macron unshaken by Trump power grip

Forewarned, Macron was able to resist Trump's dominance games not just once, but twice during the president's visit to France, stopping the American president from jerking him all around a blue-car...

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Ariana Grande Taking Time Off After Deadly Manchester Attack

Ariana Grande Taking Time Off After Deadly Manchester Attack

He reportedly was in contact with family members just before the attack . "We don't believe in killing innocents". British police lifted the ban in less than 24 hours, but only after Prime Minist...

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Massive blast rocks Kabul diplomatic quarter

France also reported damage to its own embassy and the German one, but there was no information on possible casualties. "Today's tragedy shows that the conflict in Afghanistan is not winding down ...

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At least 90 killed in Kabul explosion near foreign embassies

The embassy advised that travel to all areas of Afghanistan remains unsafe due to the ongoing risk of kidnapping, hostage taking, military combat operations, landmines, banditry, armed rivalry betwe...

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