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Bodies and wreckage found in search for missing plane

Bodies and wreckage found in search for missing plane

Evidence consisting of plane debris and bodies have been found on the Andaman sea pointing to the possibility that the Myanmar missing military plane indeed crashed. For the rescue operation, Myanma...

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Qatar FM to AP: No one has 'right to blockade my country'

Qatar FM to AP: No one has 'right to blockade my country'

U.S. investigators believe Russian hackers breached Qatar's state news agency and planted a fake news report that contributed to a crisis among the US' closest Gulf allies, according to USA offi...

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Police arrest 6 in actions directed against terror in UK

Police arrest 6 in actions directed against terror in UK

Police have made more than a dozen arrests in the wake of the London Bridge attacks, but most have now been released without charge. Searches at the residence in Ilford, as well as a business there, a...

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Police release man held in connection with Manchester attack

Salman Abedi was born in Manchester to Libyan parents, who moved back to Tripoli in recent years, along with his younger siblings. His release means 11 men remain in custody for questioning over the...

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Sacked FBI chief: Trump pressured me on Russian Federation probe

Sacked FBI chief: Trump pressured me on Russian Federation probe

One is the president demanding loyalty from the FBI Director, which is traditionally an independent position. Rep. Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House probe, said he wants to know if Trump's ...

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Russia Concerned About Increasingly Common N Korea Missile Tests

Russia Concerned About Increasingly Common N Korea Missile Tests

North Korea has been firing off missiles on an nearly weekly basis since the election of South Korean President Moon Jae In last month. Some of the U.S. James Syring said before Congress Wednesday ...

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Fired FBI director Comey 'asked not to be left alone with Trump'

Fired FBI director Comey 'asked not to be left alone with Trump'

Trump allies have raised questions about Comey's credibility ahead of his testimony , noting that the Federal Bureau of Investigation had to correct some of his remarks from his last appearance on ...

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Brits say terror, European Union exit are keys to election today

Officially, a party must win 326 seats to secure an overall majority in the House of Commons. While opinion polls earlier showed the Conservatives taking a lead, they later indicated that the Lab...

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The Five Weirdest Interactions Between James Comey and Donald Trump

In the wake of the firing, the Justice Department named an special prosecutor, former FBI director Robert Mueller, to lead the government's investigation. Mr Comey has said it is the only public test...

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Fired FBI Director James Comey releases statement a day before his testimony

Released Wednesday, a day ahead of Comey's highly anticipated testimony to a Senate committee, the remarks detail a series of conversations between the men about the investigation into contacts betwee...

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Donald Trump feels 'totally vindicated' by James Comey statement: attorney

Donald Trump feels 'totally vindicated' by James Comey statement: attorney

Comey, who is scheduled to appear before the Senate intelligence committee, will also tell lawmakers that he informed Trump that he was not personally under investigation. "I didn't move, speak or c...

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29 bodies from missing Myanmar military plane found at sea

29 bodies from missing Myanmar military plane found at sea

The plane was carrying relatives of Myanmar soldiers, including children, as well as 14 crew members, and there was no immediate word on whether there were any survivors. Local news media quoted My...

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'Considered official statements' - Sean Spicer defends Donald Trump's unorthodox use of Twitter

In a series of tweets , he undermined his own lawyers by poor-talking the rewritten executive order, which was drafted to defend against lawsuits alleging that the ban discriminated on the basis of re...

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Three men arrested in connection with London attack

Three men arrested in connection with London attack

British police have not publicly identified the eighth victim, but they said the next of kin of missing French citizen Xavier Thomas has been informed about the body found. He was not charged, but...

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White House condemns Kabul attack

He also suggested that the German embassy might not have been the target of the blast, which sent towering clouds of black smoke into the sky near the presidential palace. There was no claim of respo...

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Israel Pushes Plans for Thousands of Settlement Homes in the West Bank

Israel Pushes Plans for Thousands of Settlement Homes in the West Bank

The day was also marked by Ambassador Nikki Haley's first visit to Israel as America's envoy to the United Nations and for Israelis, her rapid ascent to "superstar status". "I don't intend to te...

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Shooting continues in Mexican prison fight, 4 dead

Shooting continues in Mexican prison fight, 4 dead

An hours-long rolling gunbattle at a northern Mexico prison left seven dead and 13 injured before control was re-established Wednesday morning, authorities said. Turf wars between the rival Gulf Carte...

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Digging deeper into Reality Winner's work history

Digging deeper into Reality Winner's work history

The Justice Department announced her arrest Monday as The Intercept reported that it had obtained a classified report suggesting Russian hackers attacked a US voting software supplier days before ...

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WRAPUP 4-UAE turns screw on Qatar, threatens sympathisers with jail

Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani told a news conference that Qatar, host to the biggest United States military base in the Middle East, wanted to maintain brotherly ties with its powerful neig...

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MP violence: Collector, SP of Mandsaur district removed

MP violence: Collector, SP of Mandsaur district removed

Speaking to reporters here, Naidu also dismissed the Congress' demand that Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan step down from his post in view of the deaths of five protesting farmers in police f...

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Wray tapped as Federal Bureau of Investigation director

National television networks are breaking into regular programing to cover the blockbuster hearing. The Washington Post reported Trump may use his Twitter account to post reactions to Comey's li...

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German minister sees danger in 'Trumpification' of conflict in Gulf

Qatar hosts the largest U.S. military base in the entire a Middle East - the Al Udeid Air Base - a facility that serves as the regional headquarters for U.S. Late Tuesday night, the Jordanian govern...

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State Department cable speaks to a simpler time in Saudi-Qatar relations

The base is also the regional headquarters of USA special forces and Air Force commands - two vital components of American military operations in Afghanistan, Syria , Iraq and beyond. Doha is a long...

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White House aide tweets about Comey's testimony

White House aide tweets about Comey's testimony

Comey said he took those notes after every private meeting with Trump due to both the subject matter of the conversation and because he was "honestly concerned (Trump) might lie about the nature of ou...

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Intelligence chiefs won't say if Trump asked them to downplay Russia probe

In a contentious Senate Intelligence Committee hearing, Admiral Michael Rogers, head of the National Security Agency (NSA), and Mr Trump's intelligence director Dan Coats said they did not feel that...

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UAE minister says terror financing at heart of Qatar crisis

A day after the announcement in cutting ties with Qatar, Saudi Arabia had revoked the licences of Qatar Airways and ordered its offices to be closed within 48 hours. It should be noted that the Shii...

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Twinkle Khanna shares heartfelt post for her mother!

Twinkle Khanna shares heartfelt post for her mother!

In her career spanning over three decades, Dimple has worked in films such as Saagar (1985), Jaanbaaz (1986), Bees Saal Baad (1988), Ajooba (1991), Rudaali (1993) and Krantiveer (1994). She we...

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N seeks explanation for inclusion of army men in JIT

N seeks explanation for inclusion of army men in JIT

He urged the Supreme Court to take notice of the leaking of Hussain Nawaz's picture, as well as the "ambulance scandal" - the mysterious calling of an ambulance on the first day of Hussain's app...

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Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian - Italy investigative source

Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian - Italy investigative source

The uncle of the Pakistani-origin ringleader of the London Bridge terror attack in the United Kingdom that killed seven people has condemned the horrific massacre, saying he was ashamed of his nephe...

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Iran officials say 5 attackers fought for IS

But no proof or specifics were offered. State TV also showed pictures of ammunition, rifles and binoculars laid out next to an Islamic State flag, all, it said, taken from the attackers . The U.N...

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United Kingdom goes to the polls in general election

United Kingdom goes to the polls in general election

Some votes have already been cast, through postal voting, which accounted for 16.4% of the total electorate at the 2015 general election . Some 68 per cent said they would be more likely to vote vi...

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Qatar's crisis is impacting business and millions of people

German Foreign Ministry spokesman Martin Schäfer said in a separate news conference on Wednesday that Trump's stance differed from Berlin , while what he was hearing from the State Department was ...

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Trump announces pick for FBI Director

Apparently the meeting with Trump had left him gravely disconcerted, although he did not reveal the circumstances of the meeting. It has been speculated that senators will question Comey on allega...

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Scottish Episcopal Church votes to allow same-sex marriage ceremonies

Scottish Episcopal Church votes to allow same-sex marriage ceremonies

However, gay Christian couples will now be able to get married in a church in Scotland if they chose to do so. Members of the church's General Synod in Edinburgh agreed to change cannon law at their...

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Parents of terminally-ill baby Charlie Gard lose Supreme Court case

Parents of terminally-ill baby Charlie Gard lose Supreme Court case

They said life support treatment should stop. The parents of the severely ill baby boy took their legal battle to an emergency hearing at the supreme court in the hope of persuading judges that he s...

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Trump v Comey: Who said what

While Comey is anxious to recount his version of his conversations with the President, he also appears likely to sidestep questions about how he felt about Trump's comments - for instance, whether he ...

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North Korea Test-Fires Multiple Anti-Ship Cruise Missiles

North Korea Test-Fires Multiple Anti-Ship Cruise Missiles

The DPRK projectiles were not ballistic missiles. "We look forward to continuing our close coordination with the Moon administration", U.S. State Department spokeswoman Anna Richey-Allen said when a...

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Tehran terrorist attacks' death toll reaches 16

Tehran terrorist attacks' death toll reaches 16

State television also reported on Thursday that the death toll had risen to 16, citing Ahmad Shojaei, the head of the country's forensic centre. Saudi Arabia said it was not involved. The reports sa...

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United Kingdom arrests three as footage of London Bridge attack appears online

They included seven women and five men who were arrested following the attack, while a 55-year-old man and 53-year-old woman arrested at the same address in Barking have been released. Salahudeen said...

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Italian police warned of London attacker

Italian police warned of London attacker

May said: "What government needs to do is, and what the government that comes in after Thursday's election needs to be willing to do, is to give more powers to the police and security service when...

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