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PM defends TV debate no-show as Corbyn decides on last-minute appearance

Other stories making the headlines include a "secret plan" by Labour to increase migration, as covered by the Telegraph and Daily Mail, while Guardian columnist Rafael Behr takes down the Prime Mi...

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Trump planning to pull USA out of Paris climate deal

Trump planning to pull USA out of Paris climate deal

Reports indicate that he intends to withdraw from the agreement. "We've done a lot in California", he said. Quitting the Paris accord may not resonate with members of Trump's Republican Party as ...

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Pentagon video shows dramatic shoot-down of mock missile

Pentagon video shows dramatic shoot-down of mock missile

Infrared footage shows the collision between the missile and the interceptor. "According to the agency's press release, this is the first test of the U.S. It was not a mock-up of an actual North Kor...

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A guide to global warming, Paris pact and the United States role

A guide to global warming, Paris pact and the United States role

Although Trump has been vocally skeptical of climate change in the past - including once accusing the Chinese of having created the whole thing as a hoax - one of the primary justifications for leav...

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Sean Spicer Can't Answer Whether Trump Believes In Man-Made Climate Change

Trump hired Kasowitz last week to lead a legal team focused on steering the President through the various investigations into Russia's election meddling. But it remains unclear whether the president m...

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Kabul attack highlights security challenges in Afghanistan as US mulls more troops

Reports vary as to the kind of vehicle used to deliver the bomb - either a water or sewage tanker. Zabihullah Mujahid, a spokesman for the Taliban, said that the group was not involved in the attack....

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New Trump attack on Germany widens transatlantic rift Featured

She shaded his wall , and he described Germany as "very, very bad " for the USA on trade. "They get along very well", he told reporters at the White House . Recounting that Mr Trump's speech ...

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Indian Navy's relief work going on full swing in Kalutara

Indian Navy's relief work going on full swing in Kalutara

Around 164 killed as rescuers helped to withdraw people abandoned by floods and under the mudslides before rains restart on Monday. A dozen military aircraft have also been sent out to rescue maroon...

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Philippine President Duterte slams Chelsea Clinton over rape criticism

In response to Duterte's remarks about rape, Clinton, daughter of former U.S. President Bill Clinton , wrote on Twitter, "Not amusing". I was not joking, I was being sarcastic. He told them that he w...

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Something extraordinary happened when Jeremy Corbyn arrived at the BBC debate

Home Secretary Amber Rudd, who was first elected to Hastings and Rye in 2010, will represent the Conservatives in Mrs May's place. It comes after May has repeatedly warned against backing Labour le...

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What would the U.S. leaving the Paris climate deal look like?

What would the U.S. leaving the Paris climate deal look like?

Axios first reported that Trump is working with a group led by Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt on the exact mechanism of pulling out before announcing his final decision. ...

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Trump reviews option to move U.S. embassy to Jerusalem

Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv, U.S. officials and a diplomatic source said on Wednesday, despite his campaign pledge to go ahead with the controversial move. administrations have said m...

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Make in India outreach has attracted many German SMEs: Modi

Make in India outreach has attracted many German SMEs: Modi

Trump had told European Union leaders last week, according to reports in the German press."See the millions of cars they sell in the US, terrible". " The times when we could completely rely on ot...

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Trump to declare climate decision 'very soon'

Trump to declare climate decision 'very soon'

Leaders were expected to lobby him on maintaining USA participation during last week's G7 summit in Taormina, Sicily. A frustrated German Chancellor Angela Merkel later warned that Europe "must take...

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Trump returns with plan to wage war on 'fake media'

Trump drilled in on every stop he made during the week on a trip that took him from Saudi Arabia to Israel and the West Bank, the Vatican, Brussels and, finally, Italy. There is no evidence that money...

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White House says it has granted 14 ethics waivers to staff

White House says it has granted 14 ethics waivers to staff

In the case of former energy lobbyist Michael Catanzaro , now working as Trump's top energy adviser, there is a "public interest" in having him work on the same issues on which he lobbied. Three of t...

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White House to Europe: Trump picks on you because he likes you

Trump's tweet showed the deterioration of links with a key North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally, yet his timing also highlighted Germany's web of relations with worldwide partners who broadly sh...

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Dead in Nighttime, Early Morning Bombings in Baghdad

The Islamic State militant group claimed responsibility for the attack, which Iraqi officials said involved apparently remotely detonated explosives inside a parked auto. Iraqi forces had previous...

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At least 67 wounded and several killed in Kabul auto bombing

At least 67 wounded and several killed in Kabul auto bombing

Mohammed Nazir, a driver for the BBC , was among those killed, the BBC reported. A foreign security guard, center, and Afghan forces patrol near the. contractors are among the wounded, and that t...

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Other Views: The fallout from Trump's trip

Other Views: The fallout from Trump's trip

In Europe, Trump 'boldly stood up for American taxpayers and our common defense by calling on other North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries to pay their fair share'. When they finally greeted e...

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Cyclone Mora hits Bangladesh with heavy wind and rain

Authorities have been moving more than one million people to shelters. Bangladesh's Cyclone Preparedness programme head had earlier told EFE that 56,000 volunteers had helped in the evacuation in ...

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Massive vehicle bomb explodes in "highly secure" neighborhood in Kabul

The bombing raises serious questions about the Afghan government's ability to provide basic security. She adds that for now, Germany will suspend deportations of rejected Afghan asylum seekers, to e...

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Manchester terrorist 'bought most of bomb components and mainly acted alone'

Mr Jackson said it was "vital" to ensure that Abedi had not been part of a "wider network" and that this could not yet be ruled out. "The release of some people can be expected in investigations of ...

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Philippine leader Duterte slams Chelsea Clinton over rape criticism

He said he was being sarcastic when he told troops last week that he would take responsibility for any crimes they commit while implementing martial law that he declared in the southern third of the...

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Australian hunter dead after fall in Fox Glacier

Australian hunter dead after fall in Fox Glacier

During their hunting trip, they became separated at around lunchtime - when they were nearly 1,800m up in the Westland Ranges. The son went looking for his father and eventually found him shortly af...

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Philippine leader slams Chelsea Clinton over rape criticism

Philippine leader slams Chelsea Clinton over rape criticism

GETTY•RTVMRodrigo Duterte blasted Chelsea Clinton with a dig at her fatherRelated articles When President Clinton was f•••••• Lewinsky, what was your statement or your reaction? Philippine Pres...

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Sabzar Ahmad Bhat's encounter: Curfew in valley, all under control

Still, thousands assembled in Tral to attend Bhat's burial, shouting anti-India and pro-independence slogans. Authorities imposed a curfew in many parts of the main Srinagar city as violence sprea...

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Trump poised to spark fury by pulling United States out of climate deal

Trump poised to spark fury by pulling United States out of climate deal

During Trump's overseas trip last week, European leaders pressed him to keep the U.S.in the landmark agreement. President Donald Trump is planning to withdraw the United States from the Paris clima...

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Mueller to give commencement address at Tabor Academy

Since his dismissal earlier this month, Comey had been expected to testify at some point about his private interactions with the president, a s well as the detailed memos he took describing the conver...

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Election day ahead: May and Corbyn to face Paxman, but not together

Mr Corbyn, a lifelong opponent of nuclear weapons who has made clear that he would never authorise their use, nevertheless indicated he would issue the customary final instructions to the commanders o...

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Reaction To Trump's Paris Accord Decision

Reaction To Trump's Paris Accord Decision

Under the terms of the treaty , member countries promised to reduce their carbon output "as soon as possible" and to do their best to keep global warming "well below 2-degree Celsius" of pre-indus...

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Trump planning to pull US out of Paris climate deal

Trump planning to pull US out of Paris climate deal

While an official announcement has not yet been made, Trump has been teasing the decision for some time now-and did again Wednesday morning on Twitter , even as multiple news outlets ran stor...

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Cleveland fires 1 officer, suspends 2nd in Tamir Rice shooting

Cleveland fires 1 officer, suspends 2nd in Tamir Rice shooting

The officers weren't charged criminally, but Tamir's mother settled a federal civil rights lawsuit with the city for $ 6 million . Tamir was playing with a toy gun in a local park when Loehmann came...

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President Trump honors fallen soldiers, lays wreath at Arlington National Cemetery

President Trump honors fallen soldiers, lays wreath at Arlington National Cemetery

They all share one title in common-and that is the title of "hero"-real heroes", Trump said ". Byers was on his third combat tour and, Trump said, ran through smoke and a hail of bullets to rescue ...

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N.Korea launches new missile test

It also said the South Korean government will not accept any North Korean provocations, adding it will protect the security of South Korea and the lives of the South Korean public by maintaining a rea...

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Tax and spend: UK Labour Party releases its election pledges

Tax and spend: UK Labour Party releases its election pledges

Although, he said Labour's suggestion to halt the Sustainability and Transformation Plans "risks holding back essential changes to services". Labour has been given a significant boost in two genera...

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Trump Ask Justice Dept To Investigate Intelligence Leaks

Trump Ask Justice Dept To Investigate Intelligence Leaks

Trump made the statement after British Prime Minister Theresa May told reporter that she would tell Trump that intelligence shared between the United Kingdom and the United States must remain secu...

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North Korea fires what appears to be a ballistic missile towards Japan

The suspected Scud-type missile is not thought to have caused any damage. But his administration is still working to solidify a policy to deal with North Korea's nuclear ambitions. "The North, despi...

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Official says Trump expected to pull U.S. from Paris deal

Official says Trump expected to pull U.S. from Paris deal

That post includes a video link to an impassioned speech that Guterres gave on Tuesday, when he called on the world to intensify action to combat climate change . Steffen Kallbekken, Research Direc...

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Cleveland police fire officer who shot Tamir Rice

The Cleveland police officer who fatally shot 12-year-old Tamir Rice in 2014 has been fired . The Cleveland police officer who killed Tamir Rice was sacked, but not for killing Tamir Rice ...

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