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Arlene Foster and Theresa May set for crucial talks in London

Arlene Foster and Theresa May set for crucial talks in London

Mrs May failed to win a majority in parliament at the election last week, prompting calls for her plan to leave the EU's single market to be watered down, and for some rival lawmakers to demand that...

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Pilot diverts EasyJet flight to London over suspicious talk

An easyJet flight headed to London made an emergency landing in Germany after three men allegedly had a "terrorism-related" conversation, police said. "The police have been informed and have taken...

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BDO office in Darjeeling torched on Day 1 of GJM strike

BDO office in Darjeeling torched on Day 1 of GJM strike

It is not just the imposition of language that has spurred the people of the hills to go for an unofficial deadlock, the closest observers assume. Darjeeling district magistrate Joyoshi Dasgupta s...

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Brexit Talks May Not Begin On June 19

Brexit Talks May Not Begin On June 19

Brussels has warned that time is running out to start the talks on divorce terms and a future trade deal, with Britain set to leave the European Union come what may in March 2019. He also said the ...

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Gulf crisis: Qatar 'comfortable' despite sanctions by Arab countries, markets stabilise

Gulf crisis: Qatar 'comfortable' despite sanctions by Arab countries, markets stabilise

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and other Arab countries cut diplomatic as well as travel and trade ties with Qatar last week, accusing it of supporting Iran and funding Islamist groups. Qata...

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Daesh planning laptop bomb to target aircraft

Daesh planning laptop bomb to target aircraft

The New York Times reported the discovery of the crucial intelligence, one of the few successes achieved in cyber-intelligence efforts against ISIS , later leaked by U.S. According to a May report ...

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Italian Minister: US, G-7 Far Apart on Paris Climate Deal

Italian Minister: US, G-7 Far Apart on Paris Climate Deal

USA media said Pruitt was "summoned" by President Donald Trump to Washington to attend Trump's first full cabinet meeting on Monday. The grand prize soared to its highest in months after 19 straig...

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Trump accuses ex-FBI director of cowardice over 'leaks'

Sergey Kislyak. Comey testified that Trump asked him to quash an active investigation into one of his associates in February, weeks after the president asked his former FBI director to pledge ...

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Merkel ready for Brexit talks after UK election

Merkel ready for Brexit talks after UK election

We know then they must end. "Either way, this result looks to strengthen Europe's hand in the negotiations". German Chancellor Angela "Merkel will notice that, (French President Emmanuel) Macron w...

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Trump accuses Comey of lying to Congress, willing to speak under oath

At a congressional hearing session on Thursday, Comey accused Trump of trying to block a probe into ties between former national security adviser Michael Flynn and Russian Federation. Under oath Thu...

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Attorney General Sessions to Testify Before Senate Intelligence Committee

Attorney General Sessions to Testify Before Senate Intelligence Committee

In March, Mr. Sessions removed himself from any probe into alleged Russian meddling in the elections, but maintained he did nothing wrong by failing to disclose that he met a year ago with Russia's am...

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Iran urges Persian Gulf Arab states to show restraint

The summit included one bilateral meeting between the USA and Saudi Arabia and two multilateral meetings, one between the members of the Gulf Cooperation Council and the other with Arab and Muslim...

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Qatar begins shipping cargo through Oman

Qatar begins shipping cargo through Oman

The gas-rich emirate strongly rejects the allegations. Saudi Arabia's Flynas has waded into the kingdom's row with Qatar , making a pitch to poach Saudi staff working for the much larger Qatar Ai...

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Russian opposition leader jailed for 30 days

In Moscow , thousands of angry protesters held an unsanctioned rally on Tverskaya, the capital's main street. "Go for me, please!" he tweeted . The anger has spread beyond Medvedev, with many demon...

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Britain's May apologises to own MPs for election 'mess'

Britain's May apologises to own MPs for election 'mess'

David Davis , the official in charge of Brexit strategies, told the BBC that the feverish speculation about who could replace May as prime minister - much of it focused on Boris Johnson, Britain's...

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Hopes rise for softer Brexit after poll shock

Hopes rise for softer Brexit after poll shock

That had been scheduled to lead to a state opening of the new session of parliament next month when Queen Elizabeth II outlines the proposals May's government intend to put forward. "Going overseas an...

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Simona Halep will face unseeded Jelena Ostapenko in Saturday's

Mimi Jausovec was the last unseeded player to reach the French Open final in 1983, losing to Chris Evert . "Still, I think I'm able to play better tennis", Pliskova said, "which, probably, I'm ...

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42 killed as rain-triggered landslides wreak havoc in Bangladesh

42 killed as rain-triggered landslides wreak havoc in Bangladesh

According to police officials, the death toll was likely to rise as rescue workers were reaching far off places. Ahmed said disaster response teams had been deployed to the affected areas to reinfor...

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AG Sessions to Testify in Open Hearing Before the Senate's Intelligence Committee

AG Sessions to Testify in Open Hearing Before the Senate's Intelligence Committee

The Senate Intelligence Committee will get its chance Tuesday to hear from Attorney General Jeff Sessions under oath. Sessions won't be able to tell senators what went on in the meeting - the pr...

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Teenager Ostapenko shocks Wozniacki to reach last four

Ostapenko faces 30th-seeded Timea Bacsinszky in Thursday's semifinal. Ostapenko is the first teenager to reach the Roland Garros semi-finals since Serbia's Ana Ivanovic and the first to book a p...

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UKIP's leader Paul Nuttall and general secretary have both quit

UKIP's leader Paul Nuttall and general secretary have both quit

Conservative MP Giles Watling has now taken control of that constituency ahead of Labour's Tasha Oben who came in second. However, many who voted for UKIP in previous elections are former Labour vo...

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Turkey, UAE, Saudi Arabia discuss Qatar crisis

Moreover, Qatar's Foreign Minister Mohammed bin-Abdulrahman al-Thani pointed out that Hamas itself has always been considered a "legitimate resistance group" across the Arab world. Qahtani described t...

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Qatar Airways CEO - UN body should call Qatar measures illegal

This is while Trump's Secretary of State Rex Tillerson had just earlier attempted in a more diplomatically savvy manner to avoid a stirring up of tensions between the Arab countries involved in the ...

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Gulf air embargo only applies to Qatar companies: UAE

Qatar, which imported 80 percent of its food from bigger Gulf Arab neighbours before the diplomatic shutdown, has also been talking to Iran and Turkey to secure food and water. Natural gas exports may...

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President Trump won't say if Comey conversations were taped

Trump also seized on Comey's revelation that after Trump fired him in May , he had given one of his memos about his interactions with the president to a friend to leak to the press. Trump added ...

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Britain's May Names New Cabinet, Vows to Stay on as PM

Britain's May Names New Cabinet, Vows to Stay on as PM

Former education and justice secretary Mr Gove had been moved to the backbenches in Mrs May's first reshuffle after his betrayal of Boris Johnson in the Tory leadership race past year. It is a fourt...

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May re-appoints minister she had fired

May re-appoints minister she had fired

Justine Greening also keeps her job as Education Secretary, No10 said, despite differences with Mrs May over the Prime Minister's flagship policy to expand the number of grammar schools in England. Al...

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Qatar Makes 'Siege' Claims as its Tries to Counter Diplomatic Crisis

After meeting Qatari foreign minister Mohammed al Thani, Mr Johnson urged Qatar "to take seriously their neighbours' concerns". And in Kuwait, which has not joined its neighbours in acting against Q...

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UAE newspaper says fake site impersonated it

Morocco said it would send plane-loads of food to Qatar to boost supplies there after Gulf Arab states cut diplomatic and economic ties with Doha . Qatar Airways was forced to cancel direct flights...

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Conway says Comey testimony bad for Lynch

Conway says Comey testimony bad for Lynch

Sessions recused himself from overseeing the federal Russia probe three months ago after The Washington Post reported on a pair of undisclosed meetings Sessions had during the campaign with Sergey...

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Impatient Brussels hosts Brexit 'talks about talks'

Impatient Brussels hosts Brexit 'talks about talks'

British Prime Minister Theresa May attempts to form an alliance to cling on to power before heading to Paris Tuesday, leaving the EU's dismayed Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier wondering when exit...

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Trump Says He Looks Forward to Working With Theresa May

As results trickled in, early victories for Labour Party under Jeremy Corbyn's leadership hinted at a tough ride for the Conservative Party. British newspapers summed it up in a word: Mayhem . ...

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Govt Committed To Fast-Track Development In NE: Rajnath

Govt Committed To Fast-Track Development In NE: Rajnath

Since the NDA government came to power, this is the second time a committee is being constituted to study the free movement across the Myanmar border. They can stay up to 72 hours with effective a...

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Assassins Creed Origins Shows Off Gameplay and a Trailer

Ubisoft launched Steep in December 2016, and the game is set to launch on Nintendo Switch later this year. It marks the final story arc for series protagonist Kazuma Kiryu, so we could see Sega...

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Helen Zille keeps her job as Western Cape premier

Helen Zille keeps her job as Western Cape premier

The announcement saw Zille retain her post as Western Cape Premier but she'll be excluded from all DA structures, and has lost control of the medium that caused the fury. " Mmusi Maimane is the democ...

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Saudi Arabia says Qatar airspace closure to protect citizens from threats

Saudi Arabia says Qatar airspace closure to protect citizens from threats

Al Thani has visited multiple European countries in recent days seeking diplomatic support. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif returned to Pakistan after concluding his one-day visit to Saudi Arabia in t...

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U.S. intelligence contractor pleads not guilty to leaking charge

U.S. intelligence contractor pleads not guilty to leaking charge

Two days later, according to the indictment, she transmitted the document to an online news outlet. Mugshot of Reality Winner , who is being held at Lincoln County Jail in Georgia. Daniella Silva r...

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Moss: Intense heat, storms slated for later this week

Moss: Intense heat, storms slated for later this week

Heavy downpours, lightning and gusty winds are possible. The focus also turns to storm chances nearly everyday the next 8 days as a frontal boundary will be the focus for storm development. With this ...

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Collins: Comey Created Precedent For One-On-One Meetings, Trump Was Continuing Practice

The former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief has said the decision was now in the hands of special counsel Mueller. I mean, think of it, I hardly know the man. Concurrently, the Post later reporte...

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Nerd Food: Wonder Woman Cookies Of Truth

Wonder Woman doesn't always hold our attention and the showdown with Ares at the end goes on for way too long but with a sense of humour, romantic interest and kick-ass action at its core, it still q...

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