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Arab states laud Trump for stance on Qatar

Mauritania, an Arab League member, cut ties on Tuesday and central African oil producer Gabon condemned Qatar for failing "on counter-terrorism.". Gulf crisis mediator Kuwait said on Sunday that iso...

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Around the NHL: Penguins Win 2nd Straight Stanley Cup

Around the NHL: Penguins Win 2nd Straight Stanley Cup

It can be done. Scoring first hasn't always been a determining factor between the Penguins and Predators . Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne is a friendly, polite man off the ice. That was sev...

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Puerto Rico referendum backs calls for island to become 51st USA state

Puerto Rico referendum backs calls for island to become 51st USA state

The island's two main opposition parties boycotted the vote, which gave Puerto Ricans three options: becoming a USA state; remaining a territory; or becoming an independent nation, with or without som...

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Kathy Griffin dropped by CNN over 'Trump' picture

Kathy Griffin dropped by CNN over 'Trump' picture

Griffin posted a videotaped apology on Tuesday night amid a public outcry from Republicans and Democrats alike over the images, including condemnation from Trump . "The image is too disturbing", she ...

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Jeremy Corbyn: Labour will call on other parties to defeat government

Some senior Tories had made the removal of Hill and Timothy a condition for continuing to support May, who has vowed to remain prime minister. Timothy said he took responsibility for the Conservativ...

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UK PM Theresa May isolated after election fiasco as key aides quit

UK PM Theresa May isolated after election fiasco as key aides quit

Since the election, most of the members of May's cabinet have kept quiet on the issue of her future, adding to speculation that her days as prime minister are numbered. Britain's largely pro-Conservat...

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Iran sends 5 planes of food to embargo-stricken Qatar

Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al Khaled Al Sabah said in a statement carried by the state-run KUNA news agency Sunday that unity among Gulf Arab countries "was paramount to the people of t...

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3 more people arrested in London terror attack probe on election eve

London police have said all 12 people held since the attack from the Barking neighborhood, have been freed. No one remains in custody. Khuram Shazad Butt , 27, one of the terrorists shot dead by p...

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Anti-LGBT DUP agrees to alliance with Theresa May's Conservatives

Anti-LGBT DUP agrees to alliance with Theresa May's Conservatives

May's two closest aides Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill quit after coming under intense pressure from Tories following the election result. Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after a church...

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Liverpool prepared to smash transfer record for Premier League winger

Liverpool prepared to smash transfer record for Premier League winger

Liverpool have so far only confirmed the signing of striker Dominic Solanke from Chelsea as Jurgen Klopp looks to strengthen his team ahead of next season. In a campaign where the French tactician an...

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Temer holds onto presidency after corruption acquittal

The campaign finance case was filed shortly after the 2014 presidential election by one of the losing parties. That decision was seen as giving the embattled Temer some breathing room, but the new acc...

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Qatar crisis: Gulf states announce humanitarian hotline for mixed Qatari families

Kuwait, which has retained ties with Qatar and has often acted as a mediator in regional disputes, said it wanted to resolve the dispute "within the unified Gulf house". Kuwait is already attempting...

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Theresa May: A dead woman walking?

Except that she had not been honest about a snap election until the very last possible moment. The Downing St. resignations came as May worked to fill jobs in her minority government and replace min...

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Tehran attacks mastermind killed

Tehran attacks mastermind killed

Meanwhile, a third attack was foiled by the police, Iran's Interior Minister confirmed. But no proof or specifics were offered. The pressure was so high that we felt their failures in carrying out...

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Special Gulf treatment for mixed Qatari families

On Friday Saudi Arabia , Bahrain , the UAE and Egypt tightened their squeeze on Qatar by putting dozens of figures and charities they link to the country on terrorism blacklists. To help prepare i...

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School probing why pro-Trump yearbook photos were altered

School probing why pro-Trump yearbook photos were altered

However, Grant's father, Joseph Berardo Jr., told the Asbury Park Press he wants the yearbooks to be recalled and will pursue legal action. Junior Wyatt Dobrovich-Fago's high school yearboo...

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Qatari foreign minister says no need for Russian aid

Iran earlier sent five aircraft carrying food products to Qatar, as well as three ships carrying 350 tonnes of food. "We will continue deliveries as long as there is demand" from Qatar, Noushabadi a...

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Maharashtra Farmers Call Off Protests As Government Announces Loan Waiver

Maharashtra Farmers Call Off Protests As Government Announces Loan Waiver

Agro-economist Giridhar Patil, Shetkari Sanghatana leader Anil Ghanvat, and farmers leaders Budhajirao Mulik and Ramchandra Patil were among those who stayed away, besides Bachhu Kadu who was absent d...

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MP CM Shivraj Singh continues fast for 2nd day

MP CM Shivraj Singh continues fast for 2nd day

Chouhan said he studied the Swaminathan Committee report, submitted in 2002, last night and has taken several decisions based on its recommendations. Earlier, Chouhan had said he lived for the state...

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Talks between Conservative Party, DUP over power deal are 'ongoing'

Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of the Labour Party, would have had the opportunity to form a "progressive alliance" with all other smaller parties including the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) only if ...

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GST slashed for 66 items, including insulin, pickle

Jewellery industry can heave a sigh of relief as the GST Council has cut the applicable rate on making charges from the 18 per cent decided earlier to five per cent. Tickets costing more than Rs 100...

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SSC results delayed over extra sports, arts and culture marks

SSC results delayed over extra sports, arts and culture marks

The Maharashtra Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education is likely to declare the 10th SSC Results of the academic year 2016-17 on June 15. If the theory paper of a particular subject is fo...

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Merkel assumes United Kingdom to stick with its Brexit talks plan after election

Concerns grew that Brexit negotiations could be put on hold after Britain's Conservative Party failed to secure a majority in Parliament and a clear mandate in the snap election Thursday. Bohuslav...

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ISIS attacks Iran's seat of power

Iranian forces are seen outside the Parliament building in Tehran , on June 7, 2017, during a terrorist attack on the complex. Iranian investigations into the attack are increasingly focusing on ...

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India asks Saudi Arabia, Qatar to resolve differences through dialogue

Trump said "Nations came together and spoke to me about confronting Qatar over its behavior". Davis said the diplomatic rift has not interrupted or curtailed operations at al-Udeid air base, a launc...

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Ireland's European Union commissioner sees softer Brexit after United Kingdom poll, says newspaper

London , Jun 10 A petition against British Prime Minister Theresa May's deal with the ultra-conservative Democratic Unionist Party garnered almost 600,000 signatures today as concern grew over her...

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Pakistani-Origin British Man Among Two Attackers Identified In London Attack

The body was recovered near Limehouse, downstream from London Bridge, at around 7.45pm on Tuesday by specialist officers from the marine police unit. The paper said that Zaghba had been stopped at...

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So is Donald Trump secretly recording conversations or not?

So is Donald Trump secretly recording conversations or not?

But he said that Trump's request at a February 14 Oval Office meeting for him to ease the probe of former national security advisor Michael Flynn sounded like an order . "There should be no fuz...

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United Kingdom prime minister insists she is staying put

May announced later that Gavin Barwell-a former housing minister who lost his seat in Thursday's election-would be her new chief of staff . Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May and her husband Ph...

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Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends peace fast

Curfew will, however, continue in Pipliamandi police station area, about 15 km from Mandsaur district headquarters, where the killing of five farmers in police firing on June 6 led to a sudden escal...

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James Comey is 'between opportunities' but faces plethora of opportunities

James Comey is 'between opportunities' but faces plethora of opportunities

When [my father] tells you to do something, guess what? When asked if the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director was lying then, the president said, "Well, I didn't say that". "I think he's...

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John McCain Slams Trump: US Leadership Was Better Under Obama

John McCain Slams Trump: US Leadership Was Better Under Obama

The Guardian has released an extensive analysis on President Trump's approach to foreign policy, as well as the diplomatic complications that it has entailed so far. Trump called out London Ma...

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Curfew lifted from Mandsaur; prohibitory orders to remain in force

Curfew lifted from Mandsaur; prohibitory orders to remain in force

Farmers across Madhya Pradesh have been staging a protest demanding better prices for their produce and a waiver on their loan repayments. Earlier on Saturday, Chouhan said, " "We will help the farm...

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Prison attack in eastern Congo kills 11, frees 900 prisoners

Prison attack in eastern Congo kills 11, frees 900 prisoners

It is the third major prison break in the country in the past month. Also, over 900 prisoners escaped in the attack staged on the prison located in Beni territory in North Kivu province in eastern D...

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How long can Britain's May cling to power?

Defending her party's stance on gay marriage in a recent interview, leader Arlene Foster insisted those who characterised the DUP as anti-gay were wide of the mark. Former minister Lord Barker said ...

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Iran twin attacks mastermind killed, says minister

Iran twin attacks mastermind killed, says minister

Iran has arrested over 40 suspects in connection with twin terror attacks on Tehran last week as the country's security was stepped up to combat militant groups. Alavi said his ministry observed a flu...

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Brownback reacts to veto override

Democratic House Minority Leader Jim Ward, who represents southern Wichita and also voted to raise taxes, said he felt "relieved" once he realized victory was assured. Those are the roughly 330,000 pe...

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Karnataka bandh: Things you should know before stepping out of home

Karnataka bandh: Things you should know before stepping out of home

Shops and other business establishments are expected to operate as normal. Pro-Kannada organisations have called for a state-wide bandh on Monday in lieu of early implementation of the Mahadayi ri...

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Congress demands imposition of President's Rule in MP: Congress

Congress demands imposition of President's Rule in MP: Congress

At least 56 people have been arrested and over 100 detained in connection with violence during the farmers agitation here. India often confronts such situation as Farming, the prime occupation of In...

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Sen. Susan Collins: President Trump should voluntarily turn over tapes

Sen. Susan Collins: President Trump should voluntarily turn over tapes

Collins said that she supported issuing a subpoena to obtain the tapes if they exist, but noted that it would probably come from special counsel Robert Mueller , who is leading an independent investi...

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