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S Korean president picks ex-navy man for defense

Mastering warhead miniaturization, as well as re-entry technologies, have always been considered two major challenges Pyongyang must overcome if it wants to develop a nuclear ICBM capable of strikin...

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This Author Was Forced to Eat His Words, Literally

This Author Was Forced to Eat His Words, Literally

Prime Minister Theresa May and her Conservative Party 's representation in Parliament fell to 318 MPs - eight seats shy of keeping an outright majority in the Parliament - while Corbyn's Labour Par...

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Kuwait: Qatar willing to listen to Gulf concerns

Almost a week after Saudi Arabia and several of its allies severed ties with Qatar in an unprecedented Gulf diplomatic crisis, there were no signs of the bitter dispute being resolved. Kuwait, which h...

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'I can still be Prime Minister': Corbyn

While that to-and-fro was unfolding, several British newspapers were reporting that some prominent Conservatives, including Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Brexit minister David Davis, were bein...

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Senators sound calls to release Comey 'tapes' as Trump attacks 'cowardly' leak

Reed says "there's a real question of the propriety" of Sessions' involvement in Comey's dismissal, since Sessions had recused himself from the federal probe into contacts between Russian Federation a...

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General election 2017: DUP deal 'risks peace process'

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". We want to end auste...

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DUP agrees principles to back UK Conservatives - KVOA | KVOA.com | Tucson, Arizona

DUP agrees principles to back UK Conservatives - KVOA | KVOA.com | Tucson, Arizona

Former Finance Minister George Osborne , a rival who was sidelined by May a year ago when she took over from David Cameron, told the BBC: "Theresa May is a dead woman walking. The protest moved t...

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India to release 11 Pakistan prisoners today in 'goodwill gesture'

India to release 11 Pakistan prisoners today in 'goodwill gesture'

It bears mentioning that the nuclear-armed neighbours are facing each other at the UN's judicial organ over the RAW agent Kulbhushan Jadhav's case who's death sentence was stayed by the court in May. ...

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Do Americans trust James Comey more than Trump?

The president chose not to assert executive privilege in regard to his conversations with Comey. So just how uncomfortable was he? Comey said Thursday that he began documenting his conversation...

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No Pressure To Intervene In Investigations — Intelligence Officials

No Pressure To Intervene In Investigations — Intelligence Officials

The intelligence chiefs indicated they would be more comfortable speaking in a closed environment and Burr suggested during the hearing that he would schedule time for the four men to return for a clo...

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Donald Trump Jr.: There's 'no ambiguity' in my father's orders

Donald Trump Jr.: There's 'no ambiguity' in my father's orders

Sunday's attack on Comey was the third in a series of tweets criticizing the media for focusing on the various scandals of his young presidency - and not on the "great economic news since Election D...

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Deal to keep Tories in power not done yet

Deal to keep Tories in power not done yet

If the Conservatives cannot organise either a coalition or a minority government, the Labour Party could be given an opportunity. After extracting the concessions, ministers rallied round Mrs May, a...

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Netanyahu urges UN to dismantle its Palestinian aid agency

Netanyahu urges UN to dismantle its Palestinian aid agency

He said that while millions of other refugees around the world were cared for by the office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), only the Palestinians have their own body. Today, the orga...

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Blasts rock besieged city as Philippines marks independence day

The US involvement, made public for the first time Saturday, shows Manila's continued reliance on Washington's military prowess, despite an onslaught of anti-American sentiment from Philippines Presid...

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Projections show Macron's party set for parliamentary majority

Projections show Macron's party set for parliamentary majority

Leading centre-right figures have disputed whether the party should offer support to Macron's programme or fight to effectively wrest power from him by winning a parliamentary majority. The party's ch...

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Peace returns to Mandsaur; MP CM ends fast

Peace returns to Mandsaur; MP CM ends fast

Senior leader Kailash Joshi offered him juice to break his fast. He said that innocent farmers will not face the heat of law, but those who tried deliberately to vitiate peaceful atmosphere for vest...

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Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends his fast in Bhopal

Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends his fast in Bhopal

An organisation of farmers had yesterday said that they will continue the agitation till their demands, including loan waiver and better price of their produce, are met. On being asked whether he had ...

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Are there Trump tapes? Congress is asking, and it may issue subpoenas

Are there Trump tapes? Congress is asking, and it may issue subpoenas

QUESTION: He did say under oath that you told him to let the Flynn - you said you hoped the Flynn investigation, he could let go. Mr Trump denies he asked Mr Comey for loyalty and tweeted o...

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Theresa May to meet with backbench Tory MPs after election fallout

Theresa May to meet with backbench Tory MPs after election fallout

May sidestepped direct questioning on whether she intends to serve a full term at prime minister, following calls for her to resign in the wake of the election debacle. The leader of the Britain's thi...

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WB Govt. orders offices to remain open in Darjeeling, Kalimpong

WB Govt. orders offices to remain open in Darjeeling, Kalimpong

Since the West Bengal Government announced to make Bengali compulsory across all schools, the GJM supporters have been protesting against the State Government and have called for an indefinite strik...

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Merkel talks Brexit in Mexico

Speaking during a visit to Mexico, Ms Merkel ended her brief period of "polite" restraint from commenting on Mrs May's catastrophic poll. "We were waiting for the election in Britain, but in the nex...

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UK Election Jolts Europe as Brexit Timing Becomes Less Certain

UK Election Jolts Europe as Brexit Timing Becomes Less Certain

The European commission president, Jean-Claude Juncker, had privately urged May to hold a general election on several occasions, hoping she would be able to secure a big enough majority to free hers...

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Talks at Stormont in bid to restore power-sharing

The Conservatives' ability to adhere to such a commitment if they are wedded to a parliamentary alliance with the DUP has been questioned. Efforts to resume power-sharing will resume at Stormont thi...

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Arrested After "Suspicious Conversation" On Flight

Seventeen additional passengers and the easyJet crew were questioned about the incident at Cologne police headquarters, police said in a statement . "There upon the flight captain chose to carry out ...

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'I did everything I could': Officer injured trying to stop London attack

'I did everything I could': Officer injured trying to stop London attack

The Metropolitan Police said the body was found on Tuesday downstream from the bridge. His girlfriend was struck by the van and seriously injured. London police have identified two of the three ...

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Jeremy Corbyn warns Theresa May must protect LGBT rights

Theresa May was fighting for survival on Saturday after a failed election gamble undermined her authority and plunged the country into a major political crisis days before talks to leave the Eur...

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Duvvada Jagannadham: Allu Arjun Delights With Film's Jukebox, Latest Trailer

Duvvada Jagannadham: Allu Arjun Delights With Film's Jukebox, Latest Trailer

Harish took extra care on the new trailer cut after receiving mixed response for the first one. In just 24 hours, it got 7.4 million views. Both Allu Arjun and his grandfather, Allu Aravind were vis...

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Comey told senators Sessions may have met Russia's ambassador a third time

Comey told senators Sessions may have met Russia's ambassador a third time

The president told him, "I hope you can let this go", and he took it as more than a mere suggestion. Comey was leading that probe. According to the DOJ, Comey had a discussion with Sessio...

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Mandsaur violence: MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan calls off fast in Bhopal

Mandsaur violence: MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan calls off fast in Bhopal

Chouhan broke his fast with a glass of coconut water offered by former MP chief minister Kailash Joshi . When she went to meet the Chief Minister - who is on a "peace fast" at 40 km away in Bhopal's...

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Scottish Tory leader: Brexit needs cross-party approach

Scottish Tory leader: Brexit needs cross-party approach

When asked if her 13 MPs in Scotland should back remaining in the single market regardless of how their colleagues south of the border vote, Ms Davidson said: "There are an bad lot of issues surroun...

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Amid stir, farmers' market in Mandsaur grinds to a halt

Amid stir, farmers' market in Mandsaur grinds to a halt

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Saturday began an indefinite fast "until peace is restored". "The Chief Minister refused to consider our demand for a loan waiver, and consequently I and ot...

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Police name third London Bridge attacker

Police name third London Bridge attacker

But British police said Zaghba was "not a police or MI5 subject of interest". Earlier, police identified Khuram Shazad Butt , 27, and a 30-year-old Rachid Redouane as the other two attackers. F...

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Jeremy Corbyn: Labour 'ready to fight' another election

Jeremy Corbyn: Labour 'ready to fight' another election

With just 10 members of Parliament, the DUP doesn't wield much power on its own - but those seats, if they vote with May's party, have the power to push the Conservatives over the threshold to a f...

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Sensex falls over 100 points, Nifty slips in trade

Sensex falls over 100 points, Nifty slips in trade

It is up by 9% at Rs 84.20 per share. Indian indices recouped early losses to finish marginally higher on Friday after global markets took the inconclusive United Kingdom election result as well as ...

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Comey: President Trump Asked For Loyalty, End Of Flynn Probe

Comey: President Trump Asked For Loyalty, End Of Flynn Probe

The Kemper Project, the only USA coal plant to use carbon capture technology, costs over $4 billion more than originally estimated due to a number of reasons , highlighting how expensive so-called "c...

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Police release dash cam from Woods' arrest

Woods, 41, was arrested near his home in Jupiter after police noticed his 2015 Mercedes pulled over toward the side of a road. "Both drivers' side tires were flat along with minor damage to both r...

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Theresa May To Form UK Govt With Right-Wing Irish Democratic Unionist Party

Theresa May To Form UK Govt With Right-Wing Irish Democratic Unionist Party

The British currency lost as much as 3 cents against the dollar by Friday as the results confirmed exit poll predictions that Prime Minister Theresa May had failed in her gambit to gain a stronger...

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UK's Boris Johnson says PM May is best person to deliver Brexit

UK's Boris Johnson says PM May is best person to deliver Brexit

Under British law, a political party (in this case, the Conservatives headed by May) can call an election ahead of the end of their terms time. The moves buy May a temporary reprieve. Writing in T...

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Russia, US Willing to Help Settle Qatar Dispute

African nations including Chad, Niger and Senegal have recalled their ambassadors to Doha in recent days, while Mauritania has cut relations entirely. Mr Noushabadi said deliveries would continue "a...

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May seeks deal to stay in power

May seeks deal to stay in power

May's conservatives were reduced to 318 seats - eight short of an outright majority - in last Thursday's snap election that saw a surge in votes for Corbyn's Labour, especially by young adults who ski...

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