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Who will win the general election? Shock DS poll shows new challenger

The Liberal Democrats go into the election seemingly in the most buoyant mood of all the parties, having doubled their membership since the previous election and attracted donors prepared to fund thei...

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IMF foresees global economy accelerating to 3.5 percent in 2017

IMF foresees global economy accelerating to 3.5 percent in 2017

Meanwhile, the IMF held its 2017 US growth forecast steady at 2.3 percent, which still represents a substantial jump from 1.6 percent growth in 2016, partly due to expectations that President Donald T...

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Iraq opens new Tigris bridge escape route for people fleeing Mosul

The officer went on to stress that Iraqi forces remain in firm control of the district, where they are now carrying out mopping-up operations. Air Force officials stressed to AFT that the pace of oper...

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Three dead after Fresno, Calif. shooting

Two shaken catholic charity workers ducked under yellow police tape to get out. The driver sped away and drove to Fresno Police headquarters. The killings all occurred in less than a minute, Dyer sa...

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Britons can show European Union preferences in election - EU's Verhofstadt

The U.K. and European Union's negotiating positions on Brexit are softening, Irish Finance Minister Michael Noonan said, raising the prospect of the two sides holding talks on future trade relations a...

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At Easter, Catholics urged to welcome God's love, share with others

St. Paul, who wrote much of the Newer Testament of the Bible , put it this way: "If Christ has not been raised, our preaching is useless and so is your faith". If you base your hope on the finished...

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British PM Theresa May plans to hold general election June 8

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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'

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 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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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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Both Showtime and HBO to show Joshua-Klitschko fight

Ukrainian Klitschko , who invited Joshua to a training camp in November 2014, was impressed by the London 2012 Olympics champion's attitude and athleticism but insisted that both fighters had benef...

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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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Syria Chemical Attack: US 'disappointed' at Russia's Syria stance

Syria Chemical Attack: US 'disappointed' at Russia's Syria stance

Iran, which has provided crucial military and political support to Assad, meanwhile called for a fact-finding mission to determine what caused the chemical attack in Khan Sheikhoun. "Don't you belie...

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