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Bahrain foreign minister says all options open on Qatar: Mecca Newspaper

Qatar has yet to receive any list of demands from the Arab countries that have cut ties , Sheikh Mohammed said . Egypt, Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain have issued a joint statement on Friday ...

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Militant killed as Army foils infiltration bid in JK's Gurez

He said that the operation is underway to locate other militants . With this, the number of infiltrating terrorists killed over the last three days has gone up to 13. In the current year, Army foiled...

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Explainer: What a hung Parliament means for Britain

It may well be able to form a minority government in the coming days and weeks, but the prime minister's ability to cling to the keys of Number 10 Downing Street is very much in doubt, and her state...

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This 'bot' formats Trump's tweets as White House statements

A majority of people who voted for President Donald Trump want someone in the White House to get the boot (and, no, we're not talking impeachment, although plenty of people want that as well). Wha...

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Iran accuses Saudi Arabia for Tehran attacks

Iran has indirectly suggested that Saudi Arabia , its major regional rival and a USA ally, played a role in the attack. The semi-official ISNA news agency on Thursday quotes Intelligence Minister...

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NSA contractor was afraid she would 'disappear' after arrest

NSA contractor was afraid she would 'disappear' after arrest

The federal government has charged her with "removing classified material from a government facility and mailing it to a news outlet". The charge against victor carries a potential prison sentence o...

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Theresa May Says She Won't Resign, Seeks Minority Gov't

May faces strong criticism within her own party for her weak performance during the election campaign and for unwisely exercising her prerogative by calling for the election this year, after only two ...

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Manchester United want Morata to fill forward void

Manchester United want Morata to fill forward void

The Real Madrid striker has agreed a deal to join the Old Trafford club but is just waiting for a fee to be arranged between the two parties, according to the Teelgraph. Besides, Milan won't play ...

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More than 65 Indian Americans in this year's Scripps National Spelling Bee

More than 65 Indian Americans in this year's Scripps National Spelling Bee

She made it to the countywide finals, but never advanced to the national competition. This year's bee, the 90th in history, kicked off Wednesday morning in National Harbor, Maryland, with 291 spelli...

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Trump Reviewing Whether to Block Comey Testimony to Senate

The Times notes that nothing is set in stone, considering Trump's history of changing his mind at the last minute, but it would most likely be disastrous if he did end up trying to bar Comey from ...

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Young Voters Flock to Labour, Spurning Theresa May's Conservatives in UK Election

Over the next few days, the DUP will hold talks with Theresa May to help her form the government . The reason is Britain's first-past-the-post electoral system. Brancaccio: The term of art here ...

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LeBron James climbs to third place in career NBA Finals scoring

They became the first team to triumph after falling into a 3-1 finals deficit when they beat the Warriors in seven games past year. The Warriors won their first 15 playoff games, the longest pos...

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US' Tillerson urges Saudi allies to ease Qatar blockade

Tillerson told reporters at the State Department shortly before Trump spoke that this blockade is hindering the US -led military campaign against ISIS, creating hardships for the people of Qatar a...

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Rays blast A's with 5 home runs

Rays blast A's with 5 home runs

The Rays signed him to a six-year, $53 million contract extension this past winter. The two-time Gold Glove victor has uncharacteristically struggled on defense this season, having accumulated six...

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Tehran attackers were Iranians, committed terror attacks in Raqqa, Mosul

Tehran attackers were Iranians, committed terror attacks in Raqqa, Mosul

Iranian security officials have not said who might have been behind the attacks, although state media called the assailants "terrorists". Five of the attackers had left Iran to fight for the Islam...

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Kane to captain England against Scotland

Part of it is proving that on an global stage", added Kane. "I think it maybe sharpens us up a bit, though, and maybe sharpens our senses to realise how good these players are and all of a sudden we...

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United Kingdom police arrest London attack suspect in raid

United Kingdom police arrest London attack suspect in raid

At 1838 GMT they left and two hours later the van reached London Bridge which they drove along twice before targeting pedestrians on the sidewalk on their third run. With that, 17 people have now been...

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What you need to know about Britain's surprising election

Left-wing politician and 2016 Democratic presidential primary contender Bernie Sanders is praising the large gains Britain's Labour Party made in the United Kingdom elections under the leadership ...

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Election result could delay start of Brexit talks, European Commissioner warns

Election result could delay start of Brexit talks, European Commissioner warns

Business, already struggling with the uncertainties of the two-year Brexit negotiating process, urged party leaders to work together. British Prime Minister Theresa May says she will lead a mino...

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Trump Contradicts Tillerson Line On Blockade Of Qatar Within Hours

On Monday, weeks after President Donald Trump's orb-embracing visit to the region, Gulf states led by Saudi Arabia suddenly broke diplomatic ties with Qatar. Qatar is the regional headquarters for U...

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What the result means for Brexit

What the result means for Brexit

For Theresa May , she over the time forgot that the underlying cause of vote to leave European Union was not against the European Union directives but was against the unfair, unjust and unbalanced ...

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Qatar Gulf row roils LNG market, Shell tanker diverted

Qatar Gulf row roils LNG market, Shell tanker diverted

Qatar is the world's largest LNG exporter, according to WoodMac, exporting 78 million tonnes past year, or almost 30 per cent of global supply, with about two-thirds going to Asia. If that happens, i...

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Trump's lawyer to file leak complaint against Comey, report says

Trump stayed mum throughout Comey's remarks, not even commenting on Twitter . On Thursday, Comey spoke candidly for nearly three hours, accusing President Trump and his administration of defamation...

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Philippines' Duterte voices confidence of win against Islamic extremists

Lt. Col. Ray Tiongson of the Philippine Army claims Daeshs invasion of Marawi City and the spiraling security crisis the sudden attack spawned is "not the reason" Brig. The group has pledged loyal...

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President Trump calls United Kingdom election results 'surprising'

President Trump calls United Kingdom election results 'surprising'

The reason is Britain's first-past-the-post electoral system. May's Conservative Party lost 12 seats but still retained the largest number in the 650-member House of Commons. Prime Minister Bo...

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India, Pakistan become full members of SCO

India, Pakistan become full members of SCO

He added that in the coming decades, the SCO, which has emerged as a "sheet anchor" for regional stability would serve as a strong link between Asia Pacific, East Asia, West Asia and the Atlantic regi...

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Preds' Colton Sissons cleared for Game 6 after match penalty

Preds' Colton Sissons cleared for Game 6 after match penalty

That hasn't stopped talks about the Penguins switching back to Marc-Andre Fleury in net for game five. If clutch was something you could depend on, we'd expect Crosby to always wilt deeper in the ...

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We are not ready to surrender: Qatar Foreign Minister

Normally guarded about politics, Qataris expressed outrage. U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis spoke on Tuesday by phone with his Qatari counterpart, a Pentagon spokesman said, without disclosing th...

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Qatar seeks allies as Gulf crisis grows

Trump's condemnation contradicted the message delivered by his secretary of state, Rex Tillerson , who had urged Qatar's neighbors to ease their blockade while calling for "calm and thoughtful dia...

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Blockade against Qatar 'hindering' planning for long-term operation - Pentagon

His comments were a forceful endorsement of this week's move by Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates to cut off ties to Qatar . "I won't name other countries but we are not do...

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France confirms second French death in London attack: minister

France confirms second French death in London attack: minister

A 27-year-old was detained on terrorism charges while the second, 33, was arrested on drugs charges. The three were taken into custody at a south London police station under the Police and Crimina...

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UAE Criminalizes Sympathy Towards Qatar, Imposing Up to 15 Years Jail Penalty

Its foreign minister has struck a defiant tone in interviews , even after anxious residents emptied grocery stores in its capital of Doha as Saudi Arabia has blocked trucks carrying food from e...

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Trump calls ex-FBI director James Comey a 'leaker' after testimony

In 2008, the federal appeals court in St. Louis upheld a longer prison term after a judge determined that a defendant had obstructed justice when he told someone "I hope and pray to God you did not ...

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Celebrities air their views on the UK election result

The voters rebuked United Kingdom prime minister Theresa May , who had called a snap election on April 18 in a bid to strengthen her hand in the run up to the Brexit negotiations . Following Da...

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Trump accuses ex-FBI chief Comey of lying

Comey also testified in his written testimony that Trump , in a unusual private encounter near the grandfather clock in the Oval Office, pushed him to end his investigation into former National ...

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Trump's pressure on Iran may be stoking sectarian tensions in Mideast

Emirati state minister for foreign affairs Anwar Gargash in an interview with AFP at his office in Dubai on June 7, 2017. He credited Qatar's emir with making progress in curbing financial support a...

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Brazil court resumes Temer, Rousseff hearing

Tuesday's court case comes as the president battles for his political survival amid unrelated allegations of corruption and influence-trafficking, intensifying calls for his resignation or impeachme...

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Theresa May pushed to resign after vote crash in United Kingdom elections

Her office said later that the key finance, foreign, Brexit , interior and defense ministers would remain unchanged. Having called an early election in hopes of getting an increased majority that...

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Wounded police officer sorry he couldn't do more

Wounded police officer sorry he couldn't do more

Counter-terrorism officers arrested two men in a street and another man in a separate raid on a house in Ilford, east London, late on Wednesday night, Scotland Yard said. The footage believed to be fr...

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I'm '100 percent' willing to testify under oath

After four weeks of the president and White House staff shirking and ducking the question from reporters, the House Intelligence Committee on Friday asked White House counsel Don McGahn to put the i...

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