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Confidence in Qatar's state finances has been shaken by its diplomatic row

Their "fingerprints are all over the place" in terror funding, Gargash said. Qatar has denied the allegations. The country's only land border with Saudi Arabia was also shut, depriving it of a main fo...

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Lieberman: Trump never demanded loyalty during talks for FBI job

January 6: FBI Director James Comey briefs President-elect Trump on the Intelligence Community brief concerning Russian interference in the United States election. might not be the worst, but maj...

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Voting begins in Britain's snap elections in shadow of terror attacks

Prime Minister Theresa May called the vote in April, when opinion poll ratings for her and her centre-right Conservative party were sky high, presenting herself as the strong leader to take Brita...

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Armed cops evacuate Trafalgar Square this afternoon

Armed cops evacuate Trafalgar Square this afternoon

They have also closed off Charing Cross underground tube station. The entire square has been cleared and a cordone set up around the historic square. The U.K. capital has seen increased patrols by p...

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In shadow of terror, British election tighter than expected

In shadow of terror, British election tighter than expected

Polling experts - many of whom failed to predict the historic referendum vote to leave the European Union a year ago - are now wary of calling the outcome although May remains the favourite. If the T...

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Foreign Minister: Measures taken against Qatar were surprising

Macron spoke separately with Qatari ruler Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, Saudi King Salman and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and "invited all parties to pursue dialogue", Macron's office s...

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Three terror suspects arrested in east London armed raids

Three terror suspects arrested in east London armed raids

United Kingdom police named 27-year-old Khuram Shazad Butt and 30-year-old Rachid Redouane as two of the suspects. Butt was investigated by officers in 2015 but they found no evidence he was plannin...

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Trump hails Arab countries for ostracising Qatar

The advisory came in the wake of several Gulf nations cutting off diplomatic ties with Qatar earlier this week. The Gulf countries aren't just recalling diplomats; they're also closing airspace to...

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What Trump has said about Comey over the past year

The testimony, Comey's first public statements since his May 9 dismissal, is likely to bring hours of uncomfortable attention to an administration shadowed for months by an investigation into ties bet...

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Election 2017- Smiling Jeremy Corbyn casts his vote

The online polling company, which has been an outlier for its constituency poll that predicted a hung parliament , said it was finding the Tories were outperforming in Scotland and forecast May...

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'Manspreading' banned on Madrid public transport

Madrid isn't the first city to stamp out manspreading. The new signs feature a selfish, red body with its arms and legs wide open, clearly blocking an available seat, with a red X indicating that th...

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United Kingdom heads to the polls after campaign marred by terror attacks

Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn in his final rally claimed he had reshaped British politics. Her main rival Jeremy Corbyn, an old-school socialist and leader of the Labour Party , ...

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Mother fears woman accused of leak will be made an example

Mother fears woman accused of leak will be made an example

It is not mentioned what will become of victor, but she will be dealt with strictly. Winner's social media profiles (her Facebook page was taken down on Tuesday) show a socially-conscious twenty-som...

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Thirteen killed in Tehran parliament attack

Thirteen killed in Tehran parliament attack

If confirmed, this attack would be the jihadist organization's first in Iran, according to The Guardian The terrorist group adheres to a bastardized version of Sunni Islam, and it considers Shiite M...

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Strong Iranian Diplomatic Contacts over Gulf Crisis

Gargash said: "What he said in public, in tweets, is what is being said privately by American politicians, by European politicians, by Arab politicians". Federation Internationale de Football Associat...

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Qatar asks citizens to leave UAE within 14 days

In Germany, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir also said he wants to see a response from the Arab countries' demands "soon". France is calling on Qatar to answer its Gulf neighbors' questions i...

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Legal experts analyze weight of Trump's comments to FBI director

In parallel, the Senate and House Intelligence Committees are leading their own probes, and a number of key former Trump aides as well as his son-in-law Jared Kushner have been asked for, or subpoen...

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Polls on eve of United Kingdom election suggest PM May will boost majority

Polls on eve of United Kingdom election suggest PM May will boost majority

For May, the challenge is not only to win but to surpass handsomely the 12-seat majority her Conservative predecessor David Cameron won in 2015. Even if the Tories are the largest party with the...

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At least 80 killed, hundreds wounded after bomb explodes in Kabul, Afghanistan

At least 80 killed, hundreds wounded after bomb explodes in Kabul, Afghanistan

Afghan Interior Ministry spokespeople reportedly said a water tanker laden with explosives was detonated during the morning rush hour on a busy street in Kabul right outside the fortified Green Zo...

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Comey's Senate testimony: Trump asked to end Flynn probe

By the end of it, King said they would have to provide a legal answer why they couldn't answer the questions. James Comey's appearance before the Senate Intelligence Committee later will be among ...

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White House: Iran risks 'falling victim to evil they promote'

State news agency IRNA quoted an official at the mausoleum as saying that the attacker had blown himself up after shooting at people. Attackers dressed as women burst through parliament's main...

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Kuwait mediates Gulf crisis between Qatar and Arab nations

Last month Qatar's official news agency was hacked and a fake news story ostensibly quoting the country's Emir , Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani was published through it. "We have no plans to cha...

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Russian hackers may have framed Qatar

In order to reduce the expected loss, Arief said his ministry would coordinate with the Transportation Ministry to transfer the license given to the Qatari airline to other airlines, such as Emirate...

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Iran says Islamic State group attacks killed 17

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack, which authorities on Thursday said killed 13. Trump tweeted that "states that sponsor terrorism risk falling victim to the evil they pr...

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Legal Experts to Trump on Travel Ban: Put Down Twitter

He wrote , in part: "I am calling it what we need and what it is, a TRAVEL BAN!". "The president isn't concerned with what you call it". Potentially making it harder for his lawyers to win at the ...

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ISIS Claims Responsibility for Attack on Iran's Parliament, Shrine

Trump says in a statement that "states that sponsor terrorism risk falling victim to the evil they promote". June 7 Iran will seek revenge for deadly bomb and gun attacks in Tehran on Wednesda...

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Comey to Congress: Trump expected 'loyalty'

Trump also referred to the investigation of Russia's meddling in the 2016 USA election as a "cloud" that is damaging his administration. In his remarks, Comey clarified conversations "associates" of...

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Qatar crisis: Donald Trump calls King Salman, asks for Gulf unity

CNN reported on Tuesday that USA intelligence officials believe Russian hackers planted a false news story that led Saudi Arabia and several allies to sever relations with Qatar . Qatari Foreign M...

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Theresa May on course for big election win, say polls

It is estimated that by the time the polls close about one in five of the electorate will have cast a postal vote. I've just voted. I'm very proud of our campaign. Corbyn is now supported by almos...

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Trump wanted ex-security adviser Flynn dropped from Russian Federation probe - Comey

Here's where Feldman and others who have written on the subject have been unequivocal: Nothing stops Congress from determining that what Trump did in his dealings with Comey amounted to "high crimes...

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Two US intel chiefs say were never pressured by White House

Schiff, in an interview on CNN's "The Situation Room", said he would fight any effort from President Donald Trump or his administration to claim executive privilege, preventing Congressional investi...

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Up to 10 000 moved as fires rage near SA's oyster capital

Up to 10 000 moved as fires rage near SA's oyster capital

Three people died in the fires in Rheenendal, a village outside Knysna. "It comes on the back of the worst storm seen in the Western Cape in at least thirty years", said Western Cape government spokes...

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Striking workers reach tentative deal with Toronto Zoo

Striking workers reach tentative deal with Toronto Zoo

More than 400 union workers had been on strike since May 11, citing concerns over job security. Negotiations then resumed on Wednesday, eventually leading to the reaching of the tentative agreement ...

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Washington on edge ahead of Comey testimony on Trump, Russia probe

Washington on edge ahead of Comey testimony on Trump, Russia probe

Their primary arguments echo those of Trump's personal lawyer - that the President feels "vindicated" by the written testimony , in which Comey acknowledged that he told Trump he was not personally u...

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Deaths From Floods And Landslides, 110 Missing

Deaths From Floods And Landslides, 110 Missing

The family's eldest son was the only survivor because he was not at home when the disaster occurred. "To those injured, I wish speedy recovery and soonest reuniting with their families", the president...

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UN chief condemns terrorist attacks in Tehran

People look at the shoe at the shooting site in the Iranian parliament in Tehran , Iran, on June 7, 2017 . The re-election of Rouhani, who has pledged to remove non-nuclear sanctions through dipl...

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El-Rufai Orders Arrest Of Northern Youths Over 'Quit Notice' To Igbos

El-Rufai Orders Arrest Of Northern Youths Over 'Quit Notice' To Igbos

The post Quit Notice: We Invested Over N44 Trillion In The North, We Are Going Nowhere - Igbos To Northern Youths appeared first on Ngyab . "This is a sad development, considering efforts being m...

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USA condemns attacks that killed 12 in Iran

USA condemns attacks that killed 12 in Iran

According to Tasnim news agency, at least eight people have been injured in the shooting attack. Images circulating in Iranian media showed gunmen held rifles near the windows of the complex. S...

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UK election: Polls open after attacks mar campaign

UK election: Polls open after attacks mar campaign

Perhaps the most telling illustration of May was when she was asked to describe the naughtiest thing she had ever done. But for May the time seemed right. The election's early stages pointed towar...

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White House: Timing Of Released Comey Testimony Is 'A Little Bit Interesting'

Comey will appear before the Senate intelligence committee at 9 a.m.in one of the most eagerly awaited hearings in decades, and will publicly contradict aspects of Trump's accounts of their pri...

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