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UK urges Gulf states to ease blockade against Qatar

UK urges Gulf states to ease blockade against Qatar

Qatar says the allegations are based on lies. "Pakistan would try to solve the crisis diplomatically", said PM Nawaz adding that Pakistan valued its ties with Saudi Arabia , Qatar and Iran . Sau...

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I'm here as long as you want me, May says

May has shown little public contrition for the electoral gamble that backfired spectactularly, but was forced to accept the resignations of her two top aides - reportedly a requirement by cabinet coll...

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Secret Service says it doesn't have any Trump tapes

Secret Service says it doesn't have any Trump tapes

Those explosive allegations have raised questions about whether Trump tried to influence the FBI's probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election and possible ties between the Trump campaign and...

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I'm going to get us out of this mess: UK PM

Speaking to The Stage before the June 8 vote , Hancock said a Conservative government would put the creative industries at the core of its plans to support the economy, "whether in domestic pol...

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British PM Theresa May's statement in Downing Street

British PM Theresa May's statement in Downing Street

She named her Cabinet Sunday, keeping most of the ministers in their posts and even appointing an old adversary, Michael Gove, to the post of environment secretary. Joining forces with the hardl...

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Panama switches diplomatic recognition from Taiwan to China

Panama switches diplomatic recognition from Taiwan to China

China and Panama signed a joint communique Tuesday on the establishment of diplomatic relations. Panama is the second country to switch its recognition to Beijing since Tsai took office a year ago...

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President Trump willing to testify about James Comey conversations

Trump also disputed Comey's statement that he had sought a pledge of loyalty from him and indicated he may have recordings of their conversations which he will say more about "over a fairly short pe...

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Democratic Rep. Drafts Article of Impeachment Accusing Trump of Obstruction

Democratic Rep. Drafts Article of Impeachment Accusing Trump of Obstruction

Trump was not under investigation in the Russian Federation probe, Comey said . "You are not going to get another "All the President's Men" out of this story", he said, adding that "so far, there i...

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Hundreds of demonstrators arrested in Russia

Hundreds of demonstrators arrested in Russia

Protests against Putin were held in more than a hundred cities and towns across the country on Monday, the patriotic Russia Day holiday, but Navalny was arrested at his home in Moscow before he ...

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Across the USA, marches and rallies in support of LGBT rights

Across the USA, marches and rallies in support of LGBT rights

In 2016, the LA Pride parade was marked by a somber tone in the aftermath of the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, Fla. A group called " No Justice No Pride " officially organized the protest. Th...

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Merkel ready for Brexit talks, assumes UK sticking to its plan

May said she could rely in parliament on the support of her "friends" in Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party after her governing Conservatives failed to emerge as clear winners. She said ...

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North Korea conducts fifth missile test in a month

Roh Jae-cheon said in a briefing. North Korea fired several suspected short-range anti. North Korea test-fired the Hwasong-12 medium- to long-range ballistic missile May 14, followed by ...

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DUP and Sinn Féin make big gains in Northern Ireland

The Free Presbyterians are evangelical, fundamentalist Christians. Paisley, himself, was involved with anti-Catholic paramilitaries in the 1960s, and notoriously yelled that Pope John Paul II was the ...

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U.S. finalizes talks to resume beef exports to China after ban

U.S. finalizes talks to resume beef exports to China after ban

Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and Secretary of the Treasury Steven T. Mnuchin, the Trump Administration today has taken important steps toward commercial shipment of U.S. "We will continue to work...

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Iran arrests 8 suspected of supporting Daesh-claimed attacks on Tehran

Iran arrests 8 suspected of supporting Daesh-claimed attacks on Tehran

The bloodshed shocked the country and came as emboldened Sunni Arab states - backed by U.S. President Donald Trump - are hardening their stance against Shi'ite-ruled Iran. The Intelligence Ministry ha...

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Bill Cosby accuser denies prior romance with entertainer

Bill Cosby accuser denies prior romance with entertainer

While on the stand, Andrea Constand was asked why she stayed in contact with the accused. (Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Pool Photo via AP). On Tuesday, Constand described to the Norristown , Pa., cour...

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The mystery of the motorcycle 'ghost rider' in Paris has been solved

The mystery of the motorcycle 'ghost rider' in Paris has been solved

But the mystery of the ghost rider may have been solved, with Le Parisien reporting that the motorbike was involved in a collision seconds before. A video, filmed last month and published by Frenc...

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British PM May's top aides quit after election disaster

British PM May's top aides quit after election disaster

In a short statement, Ms Hill said it had been "a pleasure to work with such an excellent Prime Minister". An alleged cocaine kingpin and top Italian crime clan boss has been arrested at a Brazilian...

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Sessions will testify in open hearing Tuesday before Senate Intelligence Committee

Sessions will testify in open hearing Tuesday before Senate Intelligence Committee

That prompted at least some members of the committee to push for a closed hearing, or at least some allotted time to meet with Sessions privately after the public forum, aides said. Comey testified th...

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Bruce Arena rebuilds US confidence after Jurgen Klinsmann

Bruce Arena rebuilds US confidence after Jurgen Klinsmann

The U.S. head man arrived at a starting lineup with seven changes from Thursday's game, along with a base 3-4-3 formation that the Americans rarely play in. The speed of the break that ended with Ca...

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Canada's Trudeau denies he wants G20 to drop Paris pact mention

Trump has sometimes dismissed man-made climate change as a hoax even though a United Nations panel of leading scientists says it is at least 95 percent probable that man-made emissions were the main...

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Trump resumes tweeting, claims vindication by Comey

MSNBC skirted the specifics on this, simply saying Comey was being grilled on the subject of the Clinton email probe, among others. Trump stopped short of saying that Comey lied under oath at the he...

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Qatar Airways urges UN action against Gulf 'blockade'

France has economic and military ties with Qatar and other Gulf states. Jason Tuvey, Middle East economist at London-based Capital Economics, said that as long as the other Gulf countries did not inte...

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US left as "footnote" in G7 climate talks

Top environment officials from the Group of Seven wealthy democracies met Sunday in Italy amid ongoing differences between the USA and other members of the club over how to deal with climate change. R...

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Sharif to visit Saudi Arabia amid Gulf crisis

Qatar has been accused by Saudi Arabia and the UAE of supporting terrorism, claims that the tiny state has rejected in the strongest terms. Oman welcomed a decision by three Gulf countries to give...

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'Neo-nazi' in National Guard faces federal charges after police find explosives

'Neo-nazi' in National Guard faces federal charges after police find explosives

Prosecutors believe those reasons should keep Russell behind bars while he awaits trial on federal charges. It is not yet clear what the conditions for Russell's release were. This evidence caught t...

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Amazing!: Bette Midler's Tony Awards Speech Was Literally Everything

No clear favorite this year meant more excitement, and the race for the top prize of " Best Musical " was too close to call going at last night's Tony Awards. Josh Groban and the cast of " Natasha, P...

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US, Mexico battle to draw after Bradley wonder strike

Less than three months ago the US was winless and last in the qualifying table. Today, I'm hoping we can bury the hatchet now that you are in your latest role as US Men's National Team manager. Ha...

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Indian minister hopes USA could rethink over decision on Paris deal

Indian minister hopes USA could rethink over decision on Paris deal

After the president revealed last week that he intends to exit the agreement, several high-profile business leaders said they would end their advisory roles with Trump, in protest. We'll be talking mo...

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Labour builds a 6% lead over the Conservatives

Labour builds a 6% lead over the Conservatives

Talks between the government and the DUP are due to restart Tuesday after confusion over the weekend whether an outline deal had been reached, but the Northern Irish party is in the driving seat as th...

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UK Election Result 2017: What Does A Hung Parliament Imply?

Such a result would confound those who said the opposition Labour Party's left-wing leader, Jeremy Corbyn , was electorally toxic. "MAYHEM" screamed the headline in the tabloid Sun newspaper. Thi...

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Charlie Nicholas: 'Arsenal should target three key players'

Charlie Nicholas: 'Arsenal should target three key players'

Former Arsenal forward Charlie Nicholas says that Arsene Wenger should target moves for Raphael Varane and Alexandre Lacazette this summer. "We're glad now that it has finally been announc...

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Brazil President Faces Corruption Interrogation amid Electoral Trial that Could Oust Him

Brazil President Faces Corruption Interrogation amid Electoral Trial that Could Oust Him

But starting Tuesday, Temer faces the separate, more immediate challenge of the Supreme Electoral Tribunal (TSE). Temer has rejected all accusations against him and refused to step down, despite gro...

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Philippines' Mindanao a longtime hotbed of Islamist insurrection, extremism

Philippines' Mindanao a longtime hotbed of Islamist insurrection, extremism

Denying reports that states that he sought help from the USA to support Philippine soldiers battle ISIS-inspired militants in the Southern Philippines, Duterte said he never approached any Ame...

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Davis stays on as UK Brexit Secretary

May's room for maneuver has been eroded by the election drubbing which saw the Conservatives lose their majority in Parliament, and she has kept many ministers in their jobs. The DUP, however, will ha...

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President Trump Calls James Comey 'Cowardly' in Early Morning Tweet

President Trump Calls James Comey 'Cowardly' in Early Morning Tweet

Pressed on the issue Friday, Mr Trump said: "I'll tell you about that maybe sometime in the very near future". American intelligence agencies issued a report in January concluding the foreign power wo...

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Iran identifies terrorists involved in Tehran attacks

Iran's Intelligence Ministry has confirmed that five of the men involved in terror attacks in Iran had fought for the Islamic State group. The "fingerprints of Saudi Arabia are visible when it comes...

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Russian opposition figure detained amid protests

Russian opposition figure detained amid protests

In the film, Medvedev was accused of benefiting from the transfer of at least $1.2 billion in funds and assets to organizations controlled by people close to the Putin ally. That means the protest w...

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Gingrich: Congress 'should abolish' special counsel after Comey testimony

Gingrich: Congress 'should abolish' special counsel after Comey testimony

According to James Comey, President Donald Trump was pressuring him to stop the inquiry into friend and former national security advisor General Michael Flynn, by saying he "hoped" the FBI would dro...

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'Not aware of United States support against Islamists in Marawi': Philippines' Duterte

Duterte, who declared martial law on Mindanao - an island the size of South Korea - after the Islamist fighters overran Marawi, said that under martial law he has authority over the defense department...

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