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Alvarez warns SC should stay off Congress' affairs

Alvarez warns SC should stay off Congress' affairs

Another High Court petition was filed by opposition congressmen headed by Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman. The martial law proclamation said the militants openly attempted to remove that part of the country...

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UAE turns screws on Qatar, threatens sympathisers with jail

UAE turns screws on Qatar, threatens sympathisers with jail

The call came after a senior Saudi royal arrived in Kuwait with a message from the Saudi king. Mr Sabah left Tuesday night for Saudi Arabia , where he has reportedly met with King Salman. Keppel ha...

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Iran's Intelligence Ministry releases Tehran terror attackers identity / Pics(+18)

Police increased their patrols in the streets and subway stations of Tehran on Thursday, a day after a pair of stunning Islamic State-claimed attacks on Iran's parliament and the tomb of its revolut...

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President Trump redefines the role of legal client

U.S. President Donald Trump urged his administration to seek a tougher version of his controversial travel ban proposal on Monday following a weekend attack in London , and pressed for an expedit...

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Timeline: N. Korean missiles a test for new S. Korean leader

Timeline: N. Korean missiles a test for new S. Korean leader

China, North Korea's closest ally, has called on Pyongyang to suspend its testing program, while calling on the U.S. to suspend military exercises on and near the Korean Peninsula. The probe may take ...

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Police increase patrols in Tehran after Iran terror attacks

Iran's revolutionary guard accused Saudi Arabia of being responsible for the attack. The UAE state news agency WAM said President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed al-Nahayan had condemned "the horrific crim...

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Qatar, Gulf may stabilise but Qatari banking sector still a risk

Qatar, Gulf may stabilise but Qatari banking sector still a risk

The Saudi Arabian, UAE and Bahraini central banks have not yet clarified how they want commercial banks in their countries to handle business ties with Qatar, which involve substantial cross-border ...

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Donald Trump accuses London Mayor Khan of 'pathetic excuse' over attack statement

Donald Trump accuses London Mayor Khan of 'pathetic excuse' over attack statement

In the US, Virginia Sen. Instead, he responded to the latest terrorist attack in London in a very unpresidential manner - like a spoiled, ignorant, insensitive 12-year-old who just got his first sma...

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Men Investigating Chinese Supplier of Ivanka Trump's Shoe Line Missing, Arrested

CLW executive director Li Qiang told the AP that the three men - named Hua Haifeng, Li Zhao and Su Heng - "must be held either by the factory or the police". "I can't accept it's justice", she...

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Bangladesh raises storm danger to highest level as Cyclone Mora batters coastline

Bangladesh raises storm danger to highest level as Cyclone Mora batters coastline

Under Mora's influence, Chittagong, the last known position of the cyclone's eye at 11:30am, saw the highest wind speed of 128 kmph. The cyclone is believed to have destroyed refugee camps housing...

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Egypt condemns IS-claimed Iran attacks

It identified them only by their first names, saying they didn't want to release their last names due to security and privacy concerns for their families. "I am sure Persian Gulf Arab countries are be...

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Lieberman: Trump never demanded loyalty during talks for Federal Bureau of Investigation job

According to Mr Comey, Mr Trump asked if he wanted to remain as Federal Bureau of Investigation director and declared: "I need loyalty". A day later Comey is scheduled to testify before the same Se...

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UK election too close to call, polls differ widely

UK election too close to call, polls differ widely

The main campaign focus has been on those traditionally working-class Labour seats that voted strongly for Brexit . She went into the election untested on a national campaign, but with a reputation...

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Christie Defends Trump's Comey Convos As 'Normal New York City' Talk

Christie Defends Trump's Comey Convos As 'Normal New York City' Talk

The statement appears to refer to allegations in the media that Trump had embellished the truth in his statement after firing Comey in May . He adds: "I did not say I would 'let this go'". -Comey" ...

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Brazil court opens session that could topple president

Brazil court opens session that could topple president

In four sessions scheduled through Friday, the seven-member electoral court will discuss whether to annul the 2014 re-election victory of then-President Dilma Rousseff and her running mate, Temer,...

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Trump feels 'totally vindicated' by Comey testimony - Trump attorney

I hope you can let this go. In a subsequent phone call, Comey says the President asked if he could do anything to lift the "cloud" of the Russian Federation investigation, which had included salacio...

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Iran says Tehran attackers had been to Islamic State bastions Mosul, Raqqa

Iran says Tehran attackers had been to Islamic State bastions Mosul, Raqqa

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday strongly condemned the terrorist attacks on the mausoleum of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini and the Parliament (Majlis) building in Tehran, capital of I...

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Election opinion polls paint mixed picture

Election opinion polls paint mixed picture

The election's early stages pointed toward the predicted coronation for May and the Conservatives , campaigning under the slogan "strong and stable government". The Conservatives were also damaged ...

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12 dead, dozens injured as duel terror attacks rock Iranian capital

The semi-official Tasnim news agency reported the siege had ended with four of the attackers killed. Tehran :Iran's Parliament (Majlis) and the Mausoleum of the late founder of the Islamic Repu...

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Trump to highlight aging waterway system in Cincinnati

Trump to highlight aging waterway system in Cincinnati

DAVID SCHAPER, BYLINE: Well, the idea from the White House's perspective was to draw some attention to a vital part of the country's infrastructure that doesn't usually get a lot of attention, and tha...

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French President Emmanuel Macron urges Gulf heads to defuse crisis

French President Emmanuel Macron urges Gulf heads to defuse crisis

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir delivers a statement after a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at the State Department in Washington, February 8, 2016. Earlier in the day, the pres...

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A simple guide to the Qatar-Gulf crisis

Kuwait's ruler, Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah, travelled from the UAE to Qatar on Wednesday after visiting Saudi Arabia the day before to try to resolve the crisis. Qatar's foreign ministe...

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Trump wrong to attack Mayor of London: May

Trump wrong to attack Mayor of London: May

This appeared to have rankled the notoriously thin skinned President, who added to his criticism this afternoon. Trump's tweet on Khan's " pathetic excuse" is his second Twitter attack on the Lo...

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Police fear French man lost in the Thames after London Bridge attack

Police fear French man lost in the Thames after London Bridge attack

Reports in the Italian media said Zaghba was stopped in Italy's Bologna city. His mother is Italian and still lives there. London officials said a large part of the outer cordon of the crime scene...

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Durant rallies Warriors to bring title within reach

They spoke openly of their desire to beat Jordan's 72-win team in 1996, but this time have downplayed the importance of 16-0. According to espn.com, a person who heard the track said Durant took...

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South Africa's Dondo Mogajane confirmed as treasury's director general

South Africa's Dondo Mogajane confirmed as treasury's director general

Lungisa Fuzile resigned as the department's highest official shortly after his political head, Pravin Gordhan, was removed as finance minister. Mogajane represented the country as a senior adviser f...

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Former FBI Director James Comey testifies about Russia

In another report likely to raise tensions at the White House , the Washington Post says Mr Trump had asked Dan Coats , his director of National Intelligence, to try to persuade the FBI to b...

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May's lead halves to 5 points - Kantar poll

While May has been touring target seats around the country, delivering slogan-heavy speeches to small groups of hand-picked activists, Corbyn has drawn large crowds to open-air rallies. May's reversal...

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Iran calls Trump's reaction to ISIS attacks 'repugnant'

Iran calls Trump's reaction to ISIS attacks 'repugnant'

The broadcaster previously reported that one of the wounded included a security guard. "This terrorist attack happened only a week after the meeting between the USA president and the backward leaders ...

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Donor Contributions Ended Up In Donald Trump's Pockets As Revenue

President Trump took cash intended for child cancer research and funneled it into his personal businesses - charging his son, Eric, to hold charity events at a family golf course in the process,...

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Some states review election systems for signs of intrusion

Some states review election systems for signs of intrusion

Much of the five-page report is analysis on what the hackers may have meant to do. "In October 2016, the hackers created a Gmail email address, "[ email protected ]", which the analyst said was "p...

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Former FBI Director James Comey Senate hearing testimony: Things to know

Former FBI Director James Comey Senate hearing testimony: Things to know

Trump's campaign team colluded with Russian Federation to influence the 2016 presidential election. In preparation for Comey's testimony, Trump's team is said to be gearing up to undermine Comey'...

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Iran says Tehran attackers had been to IS bastions Mosul, Raqa

Soon after the parliament attack, a suicide bomber and other assailants targeted the shrine located just outside the capital, Tehran, according to Iran's official state broadcaster. The timing didn't ...

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12 killed in twin Iran attacks

12 killed in twin Iran attacks

He added that it is too early to determine Saudi Arabia's complicity in the attacks. Egypt has condemned Islamic State-claimed attacks on Iran's parliament and a shrine to its revolutionary lead...

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UK voters go to the polls

Even if the Tories are the largest party with the most number of seats and will therefore have the first chance to form a government, she will find it hard to go into coalition with a smaller party ...

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Iran: Deadly Attacks in Tehran

IS's claim of responsibility for the Wednesday attacks "reveals their [Saudi Arabia's] hand in this barbaric action", the statement said, vowing the "spilled blood of the innocent will not go unaven...

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Happy Trump Forgot Qatar Key US Ally

UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash also told reporters there would be more curbs if necessary and said Qatar needed to make iron-clad commitments to change what critics say is...

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India flights take Pakistan, Iran route to Qatar after travel ban

In a phone call Wednesday with Qatar's ruling emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Trump said he wanted to help Qatar and its Arab neighbors resolve the row that has upended any sense of Gulf unit...

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GJM activists burn police vehicles in Darjeeling

GJM activists burn police vehicles in Darjeeling

The GJM leadership stirred up unrest in the hills after the state announced that teaching of Bangla will be made compulsory in schools till class X. Sensing strong opposition from Nepali-speaking Gork...

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Trump takes aim at key anti-ISIS ally Qatar in tweets

Trump takes aim at key anti-ISIS ally Qatar in tweets

Airlines suspended flights and residents nervous about the peninsula's lone land border closing cleaned out grocery store shelves. Panis at Moody's estimated under 2 percent of Saudi banking sector ...

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