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US carries out air strike on al Shabaab militants in Somalia

US carries out air strike on al Shabaab militants in Somalia

In a statement , Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo said he authorized the dawn strike on the militants training base near Sakow which Al-Shabab used as command and supply hub. This is less...

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Trump says Comey lied under oath, remains coy on 'tapes'

Comey did say he believed that his unwillingness to lift what Trump called the "cloud" of the Russian investigation hindering his ability to govern as another factor in his abrupt termination. On Frid...

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May confirms she will form government with help of Northern Ireland party

Theresa May and the Conservatives fought this election on the basis of stability ahead of the Brexit negotiations due to begin in just over a week. German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she doesn'...

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UK leader May strikes tentative deal with Northern Ireland party

A Downing Street spokeswoman said: " The Prime Minister has tonight spoken with the DUP to discuss finalising a confidence and supply deal when Parliament returns next week. The party leader, Foster, ...

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Trump is claiming James Comey perjured himself. That's extremely hard to believe

In his first public comments over the damaging case, Mr Trump dismissed the Senate hearing over the FBI investigation into Russian meddling in the presidential election as a politically charged pr...

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US President Donald Trump declares 'total vindication' over 'leaker' James Comey

Comey merely testified that the FBI investigation into possible collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign did not extend to Trump himself during the time Comey was leading the...

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Iran has sent 5 planes of food to Qatar: Iran Air

Kuwait's ruling emir has traveled to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Qatar to try and mediate the crisis that began June 5. The phone call comes as President Trump criticized Qatar on F...

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Trump holds press conference with Romanian president

President Donald Trump's personal attorney is planning to file a complaint against former FBI Director James Comey for details he revealed during his congressional testimony. "Yesterday showed n...

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Jeff Sessions to testify before Senate intelligence committee about Russia

Jeff Sessions to testify before Senate intelligence committee about Russia

Jeff Sessions , a longtime senator until President Donald Trump picked him as U.S. attorney general, heads to Congress this coming week when he will face a grilling about his Russian interactions. S...

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Xi snubs Sharif by skipping bilateral meet after murder of Chinese nationals

Xi snubs Sharif by skipping bilateral meet after murder of Chinese nationals

The Advisor termed the meetings of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif with Russian and Afghan Presidents in Kazakhstan very constructive. Asian rivals India and Pakistan on Friday formally joined the ...

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Italian of Moroccan Descent Named as Third London Terror Attacker

Seven people were killed and dozens wounded in the attacks by three assailants near London Bridge . Police reportedly found IS propaganda videos on his cell phone but, after an investigation, fai...

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2 fishermen killed as cargo ship hits fishing boat

2 fishermen killed as cargo ship hits fishing boat

The victims were Kulachil native Thambidurai and another person from Assam and a north Indian. The Coast Guard and Indian Navy officials are working together to bring the ship here. The Panama-based...

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Germany ready for talks with United Kingdom on European Union exit: Angela Merkel

British Prime Minister Theresa May's gamble in calling an early election appeared Friday to have backfired spectacularly, after an exit poll suggested her Conservative Party could lose its majority ...

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Confusion as Downing St says no deal has been reached with DUP

Instead, the result has sown confusion and division in British ranks, just days before negotiations are due to start on June 19. But she seems secure for the immediate future, because senior Conserv...

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Turkey demands an end to Qatar blockade as humanitarian crisis deepens

Saudi Arabia said an immediate change of policy by Qatar was essential. "We ask that there be no further escalation by the parties in the region", Tillerson said Friday. Kuwait's ruling emir has t...

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Many in GOP unshaken by Comey's testimony against Trump

Trump stopped short of saying that Comey lied under oath at the hearing, which occurred a month after Trump fired him on May 9. When asked if he would testify under oath with special counsel Rob...

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Iran Leaders Accuse US, Saudis of Supporting Attacks in Tehran

Iran Leaders Accuse US, Saudis of Supporting Attacks in Tehran

In a condolence message read to mourners ahead of a funeral for the victims of Wednesday's attack that killed 17 and wounded scores, Khamenei blasted leaders in Washington and Riyadh. Also, the atta...

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May and Corbyn prepare for final pre-election TV grilling

May and Corbyn prepare for final pre-election TV grilling

Jeremy Corbyn refused to say whether he would launch a retaliatory nuclear strike when questioned by voters this evening. So, with this in mind, why should you vote Labour , especially with such a...

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British PM Theresa May under fresh pressure as top aides quit

British PM Theresa May under fresh pressure as top aides quit

The DUP has been at the centre of attention since winning 10 of Northern Ireland's 17 seats and finding itself the party of choice to help the Conservatives. The resignations came as May worked to fil...

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Thousands mourn Tehran attack victims, chant "Death to Saudi"

A condolence message is not the time to make a point or deliver an insult to a foreign government, and it certainly isn't the time to suggest that the victims or their government brought it upon thems...

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France says Notre-Dame attack an 'isolated act'

France says Notre-Dame attack an 'isolated act'

The attacker's condition was being evaluated. He said the man previously worked as a journalist for North African media. Two police sources said the officers shot the assailant in the thorax after h...

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Grenade attack on Indian envoy's residential compound in Kabul, all safe

The country's top commanders met at a Special Corps Commanders Conference that reviewed regional environment in the backdrop of a recent terrorist attack in Afghan capital that killed over 100 people ...

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AB de Villiers fit to face India in crucial Champions Trophy clash

AB de Villiers fit to face India in crucial Champions Trophy clash

South Africa's Faf du Plessis falls to his knees as South Africa's David Miller is run out during the ICC Champions Trophy match between India and South Africa at The Oval cricket ground ...

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Merkel ready for Brexit talks after United Kingdom election

United Kingdom voters failed to deliver a widely expected parliamentary majority for the Conservative party in Thursday's general election. He told Europe 1 radio that Brexit was supported by most of ...

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Fate of Theresa May, Conservatives as polls before Brexit backfire: Key updates

Fate of Theresa May, Conservatives as polls before Brexit backfire: Key updates

A No 10 spokesman said: " We can confirm that the Democratic Unionist party have agreed to the principles of an outline agreement to support the Conservative government on a confidence and supply basi...

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Gulf countries to consider humanitarian aspects of mixed Qatari families

Some 11,000 people from the three nations are believed to be in Qatar. For its part, Qatar issued a statement saying residents living in the country from nations that severed ties would have "comp...

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Theresa May's top aides quit after United Kingdom election criticism

Theresa May's top aides quit after United Kingdom election criticism

British Prime Minister Theresa May's two closest advisers, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill , resigned today after taking responsibility for the poll debacle for the Conservative Party which lost its ma...

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Democrats are destroying health care in US

The White House's self-proclaimed "Infrastructure Week" began with Trump appearing June 5 with aviation officials and some prominent GOP lawmakers to announce plans to privatize the nation's air traf...

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Why Comey's Interaction With Loretta Lynch Left Him "Queasy"

Back in campaign season, former President Bill Clinton and former attorney general Lynch raised eyebrows with their unconventional meeting on a tarmac in Phoenix, Ariz. The former FBI director's rev...

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Fact check: did James Comey's testimony actually vindicate Donald Trump?

Attorney General Jeff Sessions could prove a distraction Tuesday when he appears before Congress. He portrayed Trump as a chief executive dismissive of the FBI's independence and made clear that h...

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Defy terrorists and go out this weekend, mayor urges

Defy terrorists and go out this weekend, mayor urges

The London Bridge terrorists , who had a stash of Molotov cocktails in their van, wanted to use hostages as human shields in a bloody siege, police have revealed . Police also released photos of t...

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CT 2017: India restrict Proteas to low total

CT 2017: India restrict Proteas to low total

So, if anyone tend to get overexcited and then commit errors, will ultimately cost the team". It was expected that both India and South Africa will be the two teams to progress from Group B, howev...

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Will give my life for farmers: Shivraj (Second Lead)

Will give my life for farmers: Shivraj (Second Lead)

Chouhan said his government was pro-farmer and recalled efforts underway to make farming a profitable business in MP. The farmers in Madhya Pradesh were on strike since June 1 demanding loan waive...

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DUP leader Arlene Foster to hold talks at No10 with Theresa May

The moves buy May a temporary reprieve. European Union leaders expressed fears that May's shock loss of her majority would delay the Brexit talks, which are due to begin next week, and so raise the ...

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Still no deal to keep Tories in power

Still no deal to keep Tories in power

May's gamble of calling snap polls backfired after the British electorate delivered a hung Parliament, forcing her to seek the support of a small Northern Irish party for staying in power, as the coun...

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Mandsaur incident: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends his fast

Mandsaur incident: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends his fast

The agriculture department is not at all effective in bringing up any co-ordination. Chouhan said the government had extended Rs 4,800 crore as relief amount to farmers when their soyabean crop was ...

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Trump not planning to invoke executive privilege for Comey testimony: NY Times

After Comey's dismissal, news reports emerged that Trump asked Comey to end the probe into former national security adviser Michael Flynn during a February meeting in the Oval Office, the day afte...

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What to Know About the Three London Bridge Attackers

Zaghba's Pakistani-born co-conspirator, Khurum Butt, 27, was investigated by British police in 2015, but he was also considered a low priority. "However, there was no intelligence to suggest that this...

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Body of eighth terror attack victim found in Thames

The death toll reached eight after a body was recovered near Limehouse, downstream from London Bridge , at around 7.45pm on Tuesday. The force said formal identification has not yet taken place, bu...

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Middle East More arrests in Iran, mastermind of Tehran twin attacks killed

Alavi also added that the safe house used by the five terrorists who carried out the attacks in Tehran was discovered by security forces and the brother of one the terrorists, who according to the m...

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