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Comey clear to testify about Trump talks, says special counsel

According to CNN , sources close to Comey suggest that his testimony could reveal that Trump tried to pressure him to end the FBI's investigation of his campaign's ties to Russian Federation, thus...

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Gunman in Philippines casino kills 36 after setting tables on fire

A second "person of interest" who was in the casino at the time was cooperating with the investigation, police said . An ax that was found at the scene may have been used during the homicide, police ...

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Former FBI Director James Comey to testify on June 8

Former FBI Director James Comey to testify on June 8

On Wednesday, the House Intelligence Committee issued subpoenas for Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen and his former national security adviser Michael Flynn - who was also allegedly part of ...

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British PM May could lose majority

The latest modeling indicates that the Conservatives might lose as many as 20 seats of the 330 it now holds while the Labour Party might gain as many as 30 seats. According to some expert estim...

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President Trump warns Germany on trade. Economists wonder why?

Trump did not take it lying down and used his favorite platform of Twitter to lash out at Germany and ifs insufficient defense spending and trade imbalances with the United States promising that h...

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At least 36 bodies found at casino complex in manila

South Korea's Foreign Ministry said one South Korean died after being evacuated from the casino after suffering an apparent heart attack while resting after the evacuation. Dela Rosa said the gunman...

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Rep. Schiff: Nunes Violated Recusal From Russia Probe

Separately, the panel approved subpoenas to the CIA, the National Security Agency and the Federal Bureau of Investigation seeking records showing which former Obama administration officials requested ...

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Palace thanks 15 senators for supporting martial law in Mindanao

The 67-year-old prelate said he relies on Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Cardinal Quevedo's position that there are no "solid and sufficient facts to absolutely reject the declaration of martial law "...

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Sterling Edges Higher Despite Polls May 30 2017

According to the poll, the Conservatives could lose as many as 20 of the 330 seats they held in the last parliament, while Labour could gain almost 30. As her lead shrank, May was forced to backtrac...

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Trump condemns leaks after United Kingdom police stop sharing attack information

American pop singer Ariana Grande told fans she plans to return to Manchester where her sell-out concert Monday ended with Britain's worst terrorist act for 12 years. "We won't let hate win", she ...

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'Explosions and gunfire' heard at casino resort in Philippines

'Explosions and gunfire' heard at casino resort in Philippines

The police chief confirmed his original statement to the AP that there is "no concrete evidence that the attack was terrorism" - despite President Trump's opening remarks while announcing the US withd...

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Trump and Hillary trade jabs in Twitter skirmish

Ms. Clinton said former FBI Director James Comey's decision to reopen an investigation against her in connection with maintaining a private email server while being the Secretary of State a week a...

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Ten Philippine soldiers killed in military air strike

Sometimes the fog of war . An exodus of residents from mainly Muslim Marawi started on May 23, when the Maute rebels ran amok, torching and seizing buildings, capturing police weapons and vehicle...

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Democrats are focusing on Russian Federation as an "excuse", Nunes says

Nunes' subpoenas were not cited in a bipartisan House Intelligence Committee announcement Wednesday that the panel approved subpoenas in connection with the Russian Federation probe for Trump's first ...

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German Ambassador: 'No, No, No' Feud Between Trump, Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel made comments Sunday that Europe "must take its fate into its own hands", as the US and the United Kingdom are looking after their own interests. A weak currency ma...

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Released tapes implicate Brazil's President Temer in corruption scandal

Released tapes implicate Brazil's President Temer in corruption scandal

O Globo has backed Temer's pledge for austerity measures and reforms, but now says the president lacks the moral, ethical, political and administrative tools to remain. Temer , who has vehemently d...

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Mehooba Mufti prays for Kashmiri Pandits 'respectful return'

Mehooba Mufti prays for Kashmiri Pandits 'respectful return'

Meanwhile, Ms Mehbooba said Mela Kheer Bhawani symbolised the multi-religious and tolerant ethos of the State which has been an epitome of harmony and brotherhood since ages. The Tullamulla temple and...

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Israel disappointed at Trump's decision not to move US embassy

Israel captured Arab East Jerusalem during the 1967 Middle East war and later annexed it, a move not recognised internationally. White House aides say that President Donald Trump hopes that t...

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Japan lower house OKs bill allowing emperor to abdicate

Japan lower house OKs bill allowing emperor to abdicate

Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga, the government's top spokesperson, however, who has been chairing parliamentary deliberations over the bill, said the new bill could indeed set a precedent for ...

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French President Offers Jobs To Disappointed American Climate Scientists

The president referred to a published study to claim that the climate pact would result in "as much as 2.7 million lost jobs by 2025", of which 440,000 would be in manufacturing. The move basically ...

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British Indian lawyer invited to Russian biz forum attended by Modi

British Indian lawyer invited to Russian biz forum attended by Modi

During the forum , Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi , Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern, and other world political and business leaders. In recent ...

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Goldman's Blankfein criticizes US decision to leave Paris climate deal

Goldman's Blankfein criticizes US decision to leave Paris climate deal

While Blankfein has sent just one tweet about climate change-or any other issue-Trump has tweeted many, many times about global warming, according to an exhaustive record compiled by Vox . Blankfein ...

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Tory lead narrows to 3 points: YouGov

Tory lead narrows to 3 points: YouGov

They'll choose from 3303 candidates standing in 650 parliamentary constituencies. Britons will vote in a general election on Thursday June 8. Theresa May calls snap electionWho are the main partie...

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Coimbatore: Elephant tramples four to death in Vellalore area

Coimbatore: Elephant tramples four to death in Vellalore area

Park deforestation, poaching and encroachment by villagers are boxing in the country's estimated 27,000 to 31,000 wild elephants and causing them to stray from their habitat and reserves. Forest offic...

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John F. Kennedy Centennial

John F. Kennedy Centennial

The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History (14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW) is displaying nine photographs of Kennedy and his family in the museum's "The American Presidency" exhi...

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France's Macron says U.S. interests to be harmed by climate deal withdrawal

Forget yesterday's news. Get what you need today in this early-morning email. Top executives have been fiercely critical of Trump's decision on the Paris accord . Is it appropriate for a former pre...

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Scientific groups disappointed in Trump's move on climate

Scientific groups disappointed in Trump's move on climate

However, senior Republicans and the United States coal industry backed the move. "As someone who cares deeply about the environment, which I do, I can not in good conscience support a deal that punish...

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Alabama inmate fights to halt execution, 'won't give up'

Alabama inmate fights to halt execution, 'won't give up'

Arthur appealed that issue to the Supreme Court . "We'll, I'm terrified, but there is nothing I can do about it". Since then, the southern U.S. state has executed 58 people, although Arthur has manag...

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Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester benefit concert sells out in 6 minutes

Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester benefit concert sells out in 6 minutes

More than 50,000 people are expected at the Emirates Old Trafford cricket ground for the show, which has been hastily arranged following the bombing tragedy outside Grande's concert in Manchest...

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Trump hesitates on embassy shift to Jerusalem

Israel has declared Jerusalem, a city that is central to Judaism, as its "eternal" capital. This morning the White House announced that the president has again waived the law passed by Congress in...

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Manchester Bomber 'Wanted Revenge' For US Airstrikes In Syria

Manchester Bomber 'Wanted Revenge' For US Airstrikes In Syria

The man was arrested in the Moss Side area. Police in Manchester say two more arrests have been made in connection with the investigation into the deadly attack at an Ariana Grande concert as Br...

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Paris climate deal: PM May tells Trump of 'disappointment'

The Paris Agreement was the open door for future US administrations to regulate and spend hundreds of millions of dollars on global climate programs, just as the Obama administration did without any i...

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Top Merkel aide rejects Trump's call to renegotiate global climate deal

Trump says the deal, a landmark 190-nation climate agreement aimed at reducing carbon emissions to slow climate change, "disadvantages" the USA and is causing lost jobs and lower wages. Implementing t...

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Rand Paul Calls Paris Accord 'Disaster for American Jobs'

Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky took to the airwaves shortly after to explain why he supports the president's decision. "I can't imagine a worse agreement for the American worker", Paul said, claiming ...

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Netanyahu's office says Israel disappointed at Trump embassy decision

Trump did not discuss the waiver publicly during his visit to Jerusalem late last month. President Donald Trump is keeping the US embassy in Israel in Tel Aviv , even while promising to event...

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United States to leave global climate pact

In 2014, according to the Environmental Protection Agency , the United States was responsible for approximately 15 percent of the world's greenhouse gas emissions. The official, who insisted on ano...

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Theresa May's lead slashed after publishing manifesto

Theresa May's lead slashed after publishing manifesto

However, Mrs May said there would be consultation over what should be the maximum anyone should have to pay - a cap - something the party had previously ruled out. The Prime Minister, answering ques...

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Trump declines to move US Embassy to Jerusalem, for now

While the White House had signaled the president would sign the waiver, Trump repeatedly vowed during his White House bid to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem, a pledge welcomed in Israel. Nabil Abu ...

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Philippines' Duterte says Mindanao rebellion not Maute but 'purely ISIS'

On Tuesday, the Senate minority bloc also disclosed that government security officials including Lorenzana during a May 29 separate briefing for the members of the Upper House admitted that they did n...

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Swaraj promises to provide visa to ailing Pakistani baby

Swaraj promises to provide visa to ailing Pakistani baby

Apparently, the kid had been unable to secure a visa for his medical treatment in India . Sushma Swaraj had especially appreciated the efforts of Pakistan Foreign Office and Justice Mohsin Kayani o...

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