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Trump Urges Muslim Leaders to Confront Extremism

The official said the Saudi Arabia stop was an "amazing coming together of a lot of people" who are "looking for an opportunity to follow the lead of what the president wanted to speak about". in ...

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Philippine 'Friendly Fire' Kills 11 Soldiers in Marawi Fight

The Maute group has proven to be a fierce enemy, clinging on to the heart of Marawi City through days of air strikes the military has said are " surgical " and on known rebel targets. Tanks ar...

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Duterte says China's Xi threatened war if Philippines drills for oil

Duterte says China's Xi threatened war if Philippines drills for oil

The code framework would envisage a round-the-clock hotline and urge defence officials to find ways to follow the code, Chee Wee Kiong of Singapore's foreign ministry said on Thursday. Duterte said ...

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British and Irish Lions' tours to forget

Robin Thompson's 1955 squad in South Africa suffered just five defeats in 25 games, drawing a gripping four-game Test series, and four years later in Australia and New Zealand another marathon t...

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'Big story' unmasking, surveillance during Obama administration

Democrats have generally dismissed the unmasking issue as an attempt to distract the public and the congressional investigations from alleged collusion between Mr. They've been trying so hard to deleg...

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Trump's America First Agenda Coaxes Europe To Shape Its Own Destiny

In recent times, India has attracted 74 German companies with business plans worth $1 billion, Mr Singh told news agency PTI as Prime Minister Narendra Modi held talks with German Chancellor Ange...

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Gunmen attack Manila hotel

Gunmen attack Manila hotel

The Islamic State terrorist organization claimed responsibility for the attack, saying it was carried out by its "lone wolf terrorists". Gen. Ronald Dela Rosa said one gunman is at large. The national...

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Syrian state media claims U.S. airstrikes against Isis have killed 35 civilians

As the battle against IS picks up in Syria and Iraq, reports of deaths among civilians have been on the rise. Nine others died in a strike that hit a nearby market in the town of Mayadeen on Thurs...

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Obama condemns Trump for 'rejecting the future' by exiting Paris deal

But Trump, who campaigned on a pledge to cancel U.S. participation in the deal, said he would ditch the Paris accord because it handicaps the U.S. economy. The tech industry in particular has supporte...

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US, China could decide this week on North Korea sanctions

US, China could decide this week on North Korea sanctions

Built by Boeing, the Ground-Based Midcourse Defense (GMD) was recently featured in an article by Forbes as the only system that can successfully protect the US from an ICBM. With congressional suppo...

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Two blasts at bus terminal in Indonesian capital, casualties

Two blasts at bus terminal in Indonesian capital, casualties

In December 2016, Indonesian counterterrorism police killed three militants in a gunfight outside Jakarta; the attackers had planned to stab traffic police and detonate a bomb afterwards. Five min...

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Macron visits troops in Mali, keeping campaign pledge

Putin and Macron discussed the conflicts in Ukraine and Syria in a phone call last week. Analysts say the main reason why Greece has taken a step back is its stalled bailout negotiations. France, th...

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Trump pulling US from global climate pact, dismaying allies

Trump pulling US from global climate pact, dismaying allies

Trump himself kept everyone in suspense, saying he was still listening to "a lot of people both ways". Pointing out the British government's failure to produce an effective plan to reduce carbon emi...

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Navy sailors admit to throwing trash discs overboard near Outer Banks

Navy sailors admit to throwing trash discs overboard near Outer Banks

Brown said punishment hadn't been determined for the sailors, who weren't identified. The disks are a method for Navy ships to compress plastic waste for easy storage until a ship reaches port. On May...

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Massive slide buries stretch of iconic California highway

Massive slide buries stretch of iconic California highway

The affected area is about nine miles south of Monterey County. Highway 1 is a major tourist draw, attracting visitors to serene groves of redwoods, beaches and the highway's dramatic oceanside ...

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Friendly fire kills at least 10 soldiers in Philippines

The friendly fire deaths bring to 171 the number of people reported killed since gunmen waving black flags of the Islamic State (IS) group began rampaging through the Muslim city of Marawi last week...

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Trump confirms decision to withdraw from Paris accord

Trump confirms decision to withdraw from Paris accord

He suggested the existing agreement was about other countries gaining an advantage over the US. " Trump is betraying the country, in the service of Breitbart fake news, the shameless fossil fuel ...

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UN chief to meet rival Cyprus leaders in New York

UN chief to meet rival Cyprus leaders in New York

This was announced by Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu while speaking at a joint press conference with the Turkish Cypriot President Mustafa Akinci in the Lefkosa. Anastasiades has proposed...

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Trump announces USA pull out from climate pact

Trump announces USA pull out from climate pact

He said the USA would try to negotiate re-entry on better terms. Calculations suggest withdrawal could result in emissions of up to 3 billion tons of additional carbon dioxide in the air a year - enou...

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Trump Poised To Announce Decision On Paris Climate Agreement

Trump Poised To Announce Decision On Paris Climate Agreement

President Trump rejected the Paris climate change agreement in thorough terms on Thursday, calling it "unfair at the highest level to the United States". After Trump spoke, Pruitt praised his leader...

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WH says Israel peace hopes sparked embassy delay

The White House press office said in a statement that Trump still fully intends to move the us embassy , but that such a move could jeoparize the prospect of a peace deal between Israel and the...

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Trump urges Muslims to join 'battle of good and evil'

He continued: 'This is not a battle between different faiths, different sects, or different civilizations. Speaking from the birthplace of Islam, Trump implored the leaders of dozens of Muslim natio...

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What would the United States leaving the Paris climate deal look like?

What would the United States leaving the Paris climate deal look like?

But he indicated that was hardly a priority. "And I'm quite certain the president is wide open on this issue as he takes in the pros and cons of that accord", said Mattis. Nancy Pelosi, one of the top...

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Philippine casino violence not terrorism, claims presidential spokesman

Dela Rosa said it's too early to tell if terror group ISIS is behind the incident. "But he did not hurt anyone". Oscar Albayalde, chief of the capital's police office, said those that died were in t...

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Afghanistan cancels friendly cricket series with Pakistan after Kabul attack

The gruesome killings prompted an outpouring of sympathy and outrage from around the world. "They are asking for the resignation of Afghan security officials, calling this attack a security and intell...

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Mayor: Puerto Rican militant to step aside from parade role

Mayor: Puerto Rican militant to step aside from parade role

The decision by Puerto Rican Day Parade organizers to honor Lopez Rivera has prompted sponsors including Coca-Cola, JetBlue and AT&T to pull out of the march up Fifth Avenue. Lopez Rivera's attorney...

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Casualties reported after gunshots and explosions at Philippines hotel and casino

Dozens of people were hurt, according to the Manila Times . " He parked at the second floor and barged into the casino, shooting large TV screens and poured gasoline on a table setting it on fire "....

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Trump announces United States will withdraw from Paris climate agreement

Trump announces United States will withdraw from Paris climate agreement

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and 21 other Republican sent Trump a letter last week urging him to follow through on his campaign pledge to pull out of the climate accord. "This agreem...

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Jury Selection In Cosby Case Completed

She was ordered to either serve 45 days in jail or 30 days of graffiti removal. Afterward, Constand filed a civil lawsuit, which was settled in 2006. The defense team has highlighted race as an issu...

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Infiltration bids have fallen after surgical strikes across LoC, says Rajnath Singh

Infiltration bids have fallen after surgical strikes across LoC, says Rajnath Singh

Rajnath urged the BSF to be more vigilant against the cross-border smuggling of drugs and fake Indian currency. The home minister said the government was working to fully deploy a Comprehensive an...

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Grande to record 'inspiring song' for Manchester victims

American artists Miley Cyrus , Pharrell Williams and Usher will also perform at the June 4 concert, along with Britain's Coldplay , One Direction singer Niall Horan and the Manchester-based ba...

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Aam Aadmi Party to hold 'EVM challenge' on Saturday

Aam Aadmi Party to hold 'EVM challenge' on Saturday

We will hold a similar challenge simultaneously. As for NCP's request for sharing serial numbers of their battery and memory, EC said that since the EVMs brought to its headquarters are in a sealed co...

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Trump Delays Promised U.S. Embassy Move To Jerusalem

Abdullah in particular expressed deep concern that moving the U.S. Embassy would spark unrest among his country's large Palestinian population. Trump promised throughout the 2016 campaign that he wo...

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Donald Trump's Saudi trip ends, urges Muslim leaders to fight extremism

But he deviated from prepared remarks in Riyadh , the birthplace of Islam, as he called on dozens of leaders from majority-Muslim nations to help stamp out terror. "We are not here to lecture - we ar...

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8 foreign fighters killed in southern Philippines siege

The deaths of the soldiers takes the number of security force members killed to 38, with 19 civilians and 120 rebel fighters killed in the battles in Marawi over the nine days. "And siguro we have t...

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Robbie Williams to reunite with Take That for Manchester benefit gig?

Tickets went on sale Thursday. The show ended in a suicide bombing that killed 19 people, and Grande subsequently planned a benefit concert in the city. "The poor children who have had to witness it...

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Trump's Press Chief Quits Amid White House Shake-up

He offered to stay through the President's first foreign trip to ensure there was a smooth transition as he exited, the Washington Post reported . The changes may also include more lawyers to h...

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Explosions and gunfire reported at Manila mall

Explosions and gunfire reported at Manila mall

Silva said he saw a SWAT member who was shouting: "I was hit, I was hit". A spokeswoman for the U.S. State Department said earlier it was not aware of any U.S. Resorts World Manila , which bill...

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Resort In The Philippines On Lockdown After Reports Of Gunfire

Smoke billows from the Resorts World building in Pasay City, Metro Manila , Philippines June 2, 2017. Photos tweeted by an Israeli journalist appear to show the building in flames, and a video shows ...

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India Too a Victim of Terrorism, Says Donald Trump in Saudi Arabia

During an October general election debate in Las Vegas, Trump went further: "It's a criminal enterprise", he said of the Clinton's charitable foundation. Drive them out. Drive them out of your places ...

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