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Macron's lead in French election polls shrinks

It featured all 11 candidates in the race. Centrist presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron is tied on 25 percent of first-round French election votes with far-right leader Marine Le Pen, although Ma...

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Xi and Trump are both daring and ambitious

Xi and Trump are both daring and ambitious

Trump noted that "only time will tell" whether the two countries' trade relationship would improve. Trump's aides insisted he had made good on his pledge to raise concerns about China's trade prac...

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Britain's prime minister to seek early election on June 8

Or, as in May's case, it can occur when an incumbent is seeking to take advantage of favorable polls to strengthen her party's majority. In 2015, after protracted negotiations, David Cameron agreed ...

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Canada's Government Has a Plan to Legalize Recreational Weed By Next Summer

The press release puts a heavy emphasis on keeping cannabis away from children, curbing impaired driving and reducing criminal and organized crime profits. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has argued t...

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Sean Spicer apologises amid uproar over Holocaust remark

Spicer later apologized for his "inappropriate and insensitive reference to the Holocaust". "For that I apologise, it was a mistake to do that... It was a mistake to do that". "I hope I showed that ...

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United Nations votes to close, replace Haiti peacekeeping mission

The UN said that the mission would help the Haitian Government strengthen rule-of-law institutions, further develop and support the Haitian National Police, and engage in human rights monitoring, repo...

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US President Donald Trump Says NATO Is No Longer Obsolete

The NATO Secretary-General made these comments during the discussion of "Future of NATO " at the Elliott School of International Affairs at the George Washington University in the United States...

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Crews search for hikers swept away in Grand Canyon creek

Crews search for hikers swept away in Grand Canyon creek

Ranger Vandzura said if the pair survived the fall into the creek, he believes they had the gear and were prepared to spend several days in the backcountry. Tapeats Creek in Grand Canyon National Park...

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'Shattered' Picks Through The Broken Pieces Of Hillary Clinton's Dream

'Shattered' Picks Through The Broken Pieces Of Hillary Clinton's Dream

As it became clear that Donald Trump would become the next leader of the free world, Hillary Clinton called President Obama - and apologized. When that did not work, he called Clinton campaign cha...

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Israel Protests Le Pen Denial On Holocaust Role

Israel Protests Le Pen Denial On Holocaust Role

Almost 38,000 Jews had been deported to Auschwitz from France by the end of September 1942. Le Pen clarified her remarks later today when she declared that "I consider that France and the Republic wer...

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Russian Federation casts 8th veto to block condemnation of Assad regime gas attack

The US has blamed Moscow's ally and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad of the deadly attack that killed scores of civilians and launched missile strikes against one of the regime's airbases in retributi...

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Disney releases plans for Star Wars-themed lands

At the end of the panel, it was suggested that more Star Wars Land details will be released at the D23 convention in July. Crait , as director Rian Johnson recently revealed, is the mineral-mining pl...

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Lawyer: Suspect admits ramming truck into crowd in Stockholm

Akilov, who was arrested in a Stockholm suburb just hours after Friday's attack, appeared in the courthouse's special heavily-guarded, high-security courtroom. A number of people were also injured, ...

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Obama aide says intel not used to spy on Trump advisers

According to a USA official, Rice asked spy agencies to give her the names of Trump associates who surfaced in intelligence reports she was regularly briefed on. To Trump backers, the so-called "un...

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Trump turns on charm, drops China bashing in meet with Xi

China has vehemently objected to the deployment of a Thaad battery in Korea, saying it goes against its national security interests, undertaking a series of economic retaliatory measures against Seoul...

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China urges return to negotiations over N. Korea

Sin Hong-chol, North Korea's deputy foreign minister, told Al Jazeera in an exclusive interview on Monday that Donald Trump's administration "should look at the world with open eyes". On a visit to ...

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Steve Bannon Removed From The National Security Council

McMaster took over February 20 after his predecessor Michael Flynn was sacked amid a scandal over his secret conversations with Russia's ambassador to Washington , Sergey Kislyak. McMaster will now b...

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Pence says 'era of strategic patience' is over

Pence says 'era of strategic patience' is over

Speaking at Freedom House a few meters from the military demarcation line, Pence said, "The people of North Korea, the military of North Korea, should not mistake the resolve of the United States of A...

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Russian Federation says it's ready to resume U.S. deal to avoid Syria clashes

The spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin says Putin may still meet visiting U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson . And Putin, who US intelligence agencies say tried to help Trump get e...

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North Korea 'will test missiles weekly', senior official tells BBC

US Vice-President Mike Pence put North Korea on notice yesterday, indicating that neither the United States nor South Korea would tolerate further missile or nuclear tests, with attacks in Syria and...

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North Korean missile test fails, USA and South Korea say

North Korean missile test fails, USA and South Korea say

Another missile test from Sinpo failed earlier this month, when the rocket spun out of control and plunged into the ocean. The national security adviser said the latest failed test "fits into a patt...

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Putin, Tillerson discuss bad state of US-Russian ties, Kremlin says

On his visit to Moscow, Mr Tillerson, a recipient of Russia's order of friendship, who knows the country well from his days as boss of ExxonMobil, tried to fix some of the damage done in the past week...

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Turkey's Opposition calls for annulment of referendum

The report also appeared to endorse the opposition's complaint that the country's electoral commission, which it accused of lacking transparency, changed its own rules on referendum day to order vote ...

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US 'Mother of All Bombs' Killed 36 Islamic State Militants in Afghanistan

US 'Mother of All Bombs' Killed 36 Islamic State Militants in Afghanistan

The super bomb President Donald Trump dropped Thursday on tunnels in Eastern Afghanistan killed 36 ISIS militants, according to the Afghan Ministry of Defence . The official said use of the weapon ha...

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PENCE WARNS NORTH KOREA: 'The era of strategic patience is over'

Army Garrison Yongsan. The battle of Kapyong was a turning point in the Korean War, but as tensions escalate anew in the Korean Peninsula, Bishop isn't sure Canadians could play such a pivotal role ...

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Turkey's main opposition calls for annulment of referendum

Turkey's main opposition calls for annulment of referendum

With more than 99 per cent of the ballots counted, 51.34 per cent (24,789,242 votes) of people said "yes" to increase Erdogan's role compared with 48.667 percent that cast "no" - 23,499,390 - in t...

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US Defense chief to visit Middle East next week

US Defense chief to visit Middle East next week

Other destinations on Mattis' itinerary for his trip - his fourth overseas since becoming defense secretary - include Saudi Arabia, Egypt , Qatar and Djibouti. Mattis and regional U.S. allies are als...

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Pence stresses 'era of strategic patience' over as he visits Korean DMZ

It is being urged by the Trump administration to do more to rein in the North's missile and nuclear weapons programmes. Over the weekend, reports came out that a recent missile test by the Hermit Ki...

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Erdogan declares victory in historic Turkish referendum

Erdogan declares victory in historic Turkish referendum

Thorbjorn Jagland, secretary general of Europe's top rights watchdog, said Turkish leaders "should consider the next steps carefully.in view of the close result". "It's too late now". If the opp...

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Minus: Breaking down the Penguins' Game 3 win over Columbus

Minus: Breaking down the Penguins' Game 3 win over Columbus

That's right, 11 seconds. Elsewhere, the Montreal Canadians overcame the New York Rangers 3-1, while the Minnesota Wild lost to the St Louis Blues by the same scoreline. After scoring just two goals...

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Police search Philadelphia park for suspect in Facebook video murder

The shooting happened on Easter Sunday around 2 p.m. "Early in this investigation we did have contact with him, direct contact", Williams said. He helped them gain job skills and find employment , ...

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North Korea Displays New ICBM, Other Missiles

A North Korean missile exploded during la. "Why would I call China a currency manipulator when they are working with us on the North Korean problem?" "North Korea must have felt the shock wave tra...

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Trump claims immunity as president from protesters' lawsuit

Trump claims immunity as president from protesters' lawsuit

These attorneys also made a claim against Trump saying that throughout the election process Trump repeatedly urged supporters to throw out protesters and even hinted that he would pay the legal fees...

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Prince Harry says he needed psychological support after Diana's death

In an interview with Bryony Gordon of Britain's Telegraph , Harry said he shut down his emotions completely. "It was 20 years of not thinking about it and then two years of total chaos". "Some of...

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Former Afghan President: Massive US bomb was an 'atrocity'

Former Afghan President: Massive US bomb was an 'atrocity'

Whatever the reason, whatever the cause, how could they allow that? Defense officials in Kabul have estimated that at least 100 militants of Daesh were killed after U.S. "My message to President T...

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Former South Korean President Indicted For Bribery

Samsung's de facto leader Lee Jae-yong is standing trial for offering or promising to offer bribes to Park and her friend Choi. Prosecutors also charged Shin Dong-Bin, the chairman of the giant Lott...

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North Korea may be capable of sarin-tipped missiles: Japan PM

North Korea's nuclear weapons programme featured prominently in talks between Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping last week. But they come as a reminder that as tensions build again between t...

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Only 1 victim linked to Facebook murder suspect

Police said Sunday night that Stephens "may be out of state at this time ", and called on residents in Pennsylvania, New York, Indiana and MI to be vigilant. Williams also told reporters that Step...

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North Korean official says will continue missile tests

South Korea reported that this year's Key Resolve and Foal Eagle drills included exercises focused on "incapacitating North Korean leadership". Pence told a news conference in South Korea that "th...

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India, Australia Vow to Jointly Fight Terror, Cooperate in Aviation Security

He also said Australia supports India's entry into the other nuclear export clubs like the Australia Group and the Wassenaar Arrangement. Mumbai, Apr 11 Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to...

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