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Chaffetz's Last Role In Congress May Be Looking Into Comey's Memos

Chaffetz's Last Role In Congress May Be Looking Into Comey's Memos

Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) is leaving Congress, possibly for a job at Fox News. House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., said Thursday that he had not spoken to Chaffetz about his intentions. Chaffetz's ...

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I am not corrupt, will remain in politics, Trinamool: Sudip Bandopadhyay

I am not corrupt, will remain in politics, Trinamool: Sudip Bandopadhyay

So far opposition leaders have met each other, with Sonia Gandhi taking a lead on a joint candidate and holding discussions with the Left's Sitaram Yechury, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Ms Ba...

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Netanyahu vows Israel 'will continue to build in our capital' Jerusalem

Netanyahu vows Israel 'will continue to build in our capital' Jerusalem

It's starting to become a routine. A senior White House official told Bloomberg earlier this week that Trump would not be using the trip to announce a change in embassy locations. Not as pleasing ...

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Palestinians want to draw Trump's attention to prisoner hunger strike

Palestinians want to draw Trump's attention to prisoner hunger strike

Meanwhile, activists have also announced that several of the Palestinian prisoners had been moved to a civilian hospital after falling into a critical health condition. The military occupation of Pale...

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London Sevens: Scotland beat England to seal second ever title

London Sevens: Scotland beat England to seal second ever title

Defeat meant that the United States of America topped Pool A , leaving the Blitzboks to face hosts England in the last eight. In Sydney previous year they had eight on the field against Australia b...

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Mamata welcomes Sudip's conditional bail, calls him a fighter

Mamata welcomes Sudip's conditional bail, calls him a fighter

The bench of Justice J P Das released the TMC leader on bail against a deposit of Rs 25 lakhs in a nationalised bank, and bail bonds of Rs 50,000 with two sureties of the same amount. While probing th...

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US Extends Iran Nuke Deal Sanctions Relief, Imposes New Ballistic Missile Sanctions

US Extends Iran Nuke Deal Sanctions Relief, Imposes New Ballistic Missile Sanctions

As president, he has altered his position, insisting he is still studying the accord and hasn't made a final decision. The dual moves - ensuring old sanctions on Iran don't return while imposing new...

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Brazilians call for president to resign after graft charges

Brazilians call for president to resign after graft charges

However, less than five hours before the start of the meeting, a spokesman for the party told AFP it was cancelled. The revelations eroded what appeared to have been sufficient political support for...

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Senator calls for ejection of Turkish ambassador

In all, nine people were hurt. Demonstrators included representatives from American Armenian, Kurdish and Greek communities, protesting Erdogan's visit to the White House. There may be issues with d...

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German, French leaders vow to rebuild EU

Merkel said in a joint news conference with Mr. Macron at the Chancellery in Berlin. Emmanuel Macron's support for the Paris bid is seen as symbolically important, and his decision to meet Tuesd...

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Macron says France uncompromising in fight against jihadists in Mali

Northern Mali fell to jihadist groups linked to Al-Qaeda in March 2012 and a French-led military intervention the following year drove out the extremists from key towns. French President Emmanuel Macr...

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Cloud Computing Pulls Upset Win At Preakness, Ending Triple Crown Hopes

Brown has won almost every major turf race in America, including seven Breeders' Cup races on grass and the Arlington Million, and has trained three Eclipse-Award-winning turf horses. "I was hoping ( ...

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Kashmir Policeman decamps with four service rifles, forces launch manhunt

Kashmir Policeman decamps with four service rifles, forces launch manhunt

Speaking to a local new agency, Hizbul Mujahideen's operational spokesman Burhanuddin confirmed that the cop had joined them, reported Indian Express . In January a year ago, Shakoor Ahmad, a polic...

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Comey agrees to testify before Senate Intelligence Committee in open hearing

White House officials did not deny either story, but only stressed that Trump and his staff had no collusion with Russian Federation. The Washington Post is reporting that a current senior White...

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US calls on Iran's president to cut terror ties

Friday's vote was largely a referendum on Rouhani's more moderate political policies, which paved the way for the landmark 2015 nuclear deal that won Iran relief from some sanctions in exchange for ...

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Predators on verge of winning West

The 23-year-old Swede has only one goal in his 15 games of regular-season National Hockey League experience, but Nashville's injuries thrust him into a key role alongside Forsberg on its top line. The...

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Trump called ex-FBI director a 'nut job' in comments to Russians

Meanwhile, on Friday evening the Senate Intelligence Committee confirmed that Mr Comey would testify in "open session" about the investigation into possible links between the Trump team and Russian o...

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Billboard Music Awards: Céline Dion gives 'Titanic' performance

Billboard Music Awards: Céline Dion gives 'Titanic' performance

And if you thought that she may have lost the vocal power, Cher instantly proved you wrong as she belted her way through the track. But what made this part of the performance more entertaining was the...

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SIAM Welcomes GST Rates on Automobiles

The tax rates for services will be 5, 12, 18 and 28 percent - in line with those applying to goods. "Any rate beyond the existing 15% makes the telecom services more expensive for the consumer", COA...

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Chaffetz will resign, raising doubts about Trump probe

The congressman had been harshly criticized by constituents for what they saw as his inadequate response to allegations surrounding Trump. Chaffetz would not discuss his next career move, which so...

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Tories win majority of council seats in East Renfrewshire election

Tories win majority of council seats in East Renfrewshire election

Party leader Nicola Sturgeon said: "The SNP has won the council elections". Following the local elections which saw the SNP come out as the largest party across Scotland's local authorities, the S...

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Duterte says won't allow US to treat Philippines as colony

Duterte says won't allow US to treat Philippines as colony

And when Duterte asked what that was, Xi reportedly said: "We will go to war". He said the reply was China and the Philippines are friends, but Beijing will go to war if Manila forces the issue. Pre...

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Trump administration notifies Congress of intent to renegotiate NAFTA

However, the Mexican foreign secretary said that the new trade deal must preserve the existing trilateral structure to ensure a fair deal. The Trump administration gave Congress official notice on T...

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Comey to Testify in Open Session on Russia Investigation

Rosenstein, who was confirmed as deputy attorney general less than a month ago, wrote the memo that the Trump White House initially cited as the rationale for Comey's firing. Trump began the day by ...

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Hamas sentences 3 to death over killing of military commander

Hamas sentences 3 to death over killing of military commander

According to Xinhua reporter who attended the court session, two defendants, Ashraf Abu Leila and Hisham Aloul were sentenced to death by hanging, Abdullah Nashar, another defendant, was sentenced to ...

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Iraqi special forces tell of gains in Mosul

Iraqi special forces tell of gains in Mosul

In Baghdad, suicide auto bombers attacked in the area of a checkpoint in the city's southern Abu Dsheer area, killing 24 people and wounding 20, said Brigadier General Saad Maan. Gunmen have stormed a...

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North Korea missile test is huge step forward

North Korea missile test is huge step forward

Suggesting, say experts, that North Korea's missile range is growing - sparking condemnation of the launch and of the leader who ordered it. A Republican senator warned Monday that North Korea's m...

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Riyadh hosted Arab Islamic American Summit President Ilham Aliyev attended the event

Riyadh hosted Arab Islamic American Summit President Ilham Aliyev attended the event

While many presidents adjust their commentary once they depart the campaign trail and travel overseas, Trump's speech to Gulf Arab leaders featured a much softer tone than his large-scale rallies a ...

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WH Official: NYT, WaPo Reports Are 'Coordinated Attack' on Trump

WH Official: NYT, WaPo Reports Are 'Coordinated Attack' on Trump

President Trump told Russian officials that firing James Comey took a "great pressure" off him in regard to the ongoing investigation into his campaign's possible collusion with Russia , the New Yo...

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SoftBank's Vision Fund raises $93 billion, becoming world's largest private equity fund

SoftBank's Vision Fund raises $93 billion, becoming world's largest private equity fund

While Saturday's statement did not reveal how much the PIF had committed to the fund, but previously it has said it would invest up to $45 billion over five years. "Uber is redefining the transportati...

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Kashmir, Kashmiris, Kashmiriyat are ours: Rajnath Singh

Kashmir, Kashmiris, Kashmiriyat are ours: Rajnath Singh

Kashmir is in a vice-like grip of violence since the killing of militant commander Burhan Wani in an encounter with security forces in July previous year. Pakistan Prime Minister was invited to the oa...

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In Saudi Arabia, Melania Trump opts to keep her head bare

In Saudi Arabia, Melania Trump opts to keep her head bare

Saudi Arabia marks the beginning of Trump's first foreign trip as President that includes visits to Israel, the Vatican City, Belgium and Italy where he is to take part in North Atlantic Treaty Organi...

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Comey to testify before Senate intel committee

Comey to testify before Senate intel committee

Graham said he was "surprised" Comey would agree to testify at all, "given the fact that we now have a Special Counsel who will likely be investigating matters related" to his conversations with Trump...

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Middle Eastern Leaders Confident Trump Can Bring Peace To The Middle East

Middle Eastern Leaders Confident Trump Can Bring Peace To The Middle East

Mousavi said that by making lucrative arms deals with Saudi Arabia, the United States has lost its ability to put pressure on Riyadh to reform Wahhabism, a fundamentalist brand of Islam that insists...

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UN Security Council vows sanctions over N. Korea missile test

UN Security Council vows sanctions over N. Korea missile test

North Korea's missile program is progressing faster than expected, South Korea's defense minister said on Tuesday, hours after the U.N. Security Council demanded the Kim Jong Un's regime halt all nuc...

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Trump reaches out to Muslims, calls for sharing 'burden' in terror fight

The president has been enthusiastically embraced in Riyadh , where the ruling royal family of Saudi Arabia has welcomed his aggressive stance on Iran, its regional foe. "Terrorists do not worship Go...

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Newly freed Chelsea Manning: 'I'm figuring things out'

Newly freed Chelsea Manning: 'I'm figuring things out'

She posted a picture on Twitter of her black-and-white Converse baseball shoes with the caption "First steps of freedom!" followed by a smiley-face emoticon. Manning, a native of Oklahoma, had a hard ...

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Tories can not block another independence referendum, says Robertson

Tories can not block another independence referendum, says Robertson

Pitching the Tories as a party of the "centre ground", Ms Davidson appealed for Labour voters to back her party to defeat the SNP. "Every vote will help me get a better deal for the whole United Kin...

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Stalin wonders how PM met OPS but not farmers in Delhi

Stalin wonders how PM met OPS but not farmers in Delhi

In a faux pas, former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu O. Panneerselvam on Saturday said alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party will be decided after local body polls are announced. If he wants to meet ...

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Iran: Rouhani leads initial count; over 70 percent turnout

Beyond the immediate effects, analysts were quick to point out that Rouhani's decisive victory means moderates and reformists will have a bigger say in the high-stakes battle to choose a new supreme l...

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