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UK PM Theresa May admits dropping the ball after tower fire

UK PM Theresa May admits dropping the ball after tower fire

Grief over a London high-rise tower fire that killed dozens turned to outrage Friday amid reports that the materials used in a recen. Police said on Saturday that at least 58 people had been c...

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PM May can no longer win outright majority in UK parliament

The EU wants a "legally smooth British departure" in March 2019 , the wire service says. If she is to succeed in delivering the wishes of 52% of the public and take Britain out of the European Union...

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European Union and UK's Brexit talks 'start off on right foot'

European Union and UK's Brexit talks 'start off on right foot'

Space rockets will be launched from British soil for the first time under plans to be announced by Prime Minister Theresa May this week as she tries to show that she can get things done despite losi...

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Jay Sekulow, President Trump's unlikely lawyer

Jay Sekulow, President Trump's unlikely lawyer

President Donald Trump can't seem to decide whether he's under investigation for obstruction of justice in connection with a larger probe into Russia's interference in the election. He pointed out...

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UK's Hammond calls for smooth Brexit to avoid cliff edge

Prime Minister Theresa May has repeatedly insisted the Government is prepared to walk away from the talks, claiming no deal is better than a bad deal. employing, between them, millions of people". I...

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UK Begins Brexit Negotiations In Brussels

UK Begins Brexit Negotiations In Brussels

Mr Barnier spoke at a press conference after the first day to confirm that settling priority issues would build "trust on which to negotiate a new relationship". Davis insisted that talks about trad...

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Korea blasted as recently returned student dies

The family of Warmbier who died days after being released from North Korea. "Unfortunately, the bad tortuous mistreatment our son received at the hands of the North Koreans ensured that no other out...

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Car rams police van on Champs-Elysees, armed suspect dead

Car rams police van on Champs-Elysees, armed suspect dead

Police did not fire a single shot at the scene, but officials confirmed that the driver, who had been flagged for extremism, was badly burned and died. France's anti-terrorism prosecutor opened an inv...

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Backed Syrian rebel force launches battle for IS capital

Backed Syrian rebel force launches battle for IS capital

This comes after a coordinated attack on ISIL held territory that saw USA and Kurdish-led forces reach the northern and eastern gates of Raqqa last week. On Tuesday, the International Rescue Committee...

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Scalise shooting fodder for attack ad in House race in Georgia

Scalise shooting fodder for attack ad in House race in Georgia

Are special elections often omens or signals of a wave election to come? The seat was recently vacated by new Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, who was the wealthy district's representa...

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Donald Trump Just Made a Big Decision Regarding US Policy Towards Afghanistan

Donald Trump Just Made a Big Decision Regarding US Policy Towards Afghanistan

President Donald Trump's decision to empower the Pentagon to set troop levels in Afghanistan will increase the US military's agility, giving USA forces greater latitude to "provide air power and oth...

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NPA reiterates its priorities as Brexit talks begin

NPA reiterates its priorities as Brexit talks begin

Mr Barnier spoke at a press conference after the first day to confirm that settling priority issues would build "trust on which to negotiate a new relationship". "It's been a year since the referend...

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UK To Announce Position On EU Citizens' Rights This Week

Davis said Prime Minister May will also set out at an EU summit on Thursday her proposals for the rights of the three million EU nationals living in Britain , and one million Britons in the EU, with ...

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Shiv Sena non-committal on BJP Presidential candidate

Shiv Sena non-committal on BJP Presidential candidate

Propping a Dalit for the presidential post helps it achieve this objective. The BJP will highlight the fact that it chose a lower caste leader for the country's top post at a time when it has absolu...

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Will seek support of all major political parties: Ram Nath Kovind

The 71-year-old was a Supreme Court lawyer as well as the former president of the BJP's SC/ST Morcha from 1998 to 2002. The electoral college for the presidential election has a vote value of 10.9...

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Adele visits London firefighters after tower block blaze

Adele visits London firefighters after tower block blaze

Britain's government said it would act on recommendations from a probe into the London tower block fire, responding to a disaster critics said showed something had gone "badly wrong" in the countr...

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'Constructive' Brexit talks get off to a shaky start for David Davis

'Constructive' Brexit talks get off to a shaky start for David Davis

Nearly exactly a year after Britain's seismic referendum to leave the bloc, the EU's chief negotiator, Michel Barnier of France, welcomed his counterpart David Davis with a cheery handshake at the...

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ICC announces Team of ICC Champions Trophy 2017

ICC announces Team of ICC Champions Trophy 2017

Speaking after the match , Sarfraz said he never expected to win the title after losing to India by 124 runs in their opening match . It's described as one of the greatest rivalries in any sport...

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BJP Parliamentary Board to finalise Prez nominee

Now, he is absolutely fine. Speaking at an "opinion-makers meet" attended by with a select group of city residents from various sectors on Sunday, Mr. "We are friendly with the Centre, but not in al...

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Death toll in London tower fire rises to 79, police say

Death toll in London tower fire rises to 79, police say

Some of the 58 persons are missing, and presumed dead at this point. Five people have been formally identified, including 23-year-old Mohammad Alhajali. News of her visit quickly spread among fans, ...

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Wounded congressman sends Father's Day message via Twitter

Wounded congressman sends Father's Day message via Twitter

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer on Monday would not comment on the reported left-leaning political views and anti-Trump sentiment that James T. Predicting the length of that hospital stay wil...

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Robert Mueller's expanding probe raises stakes for Trump presidency

Some of his ire is aimed at Rosenstein and investigative special counsel Robert Mueller , both of whom the president believes are biased against him, associates say . "Why is that Hillary Clintons f...

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South Korean fighters jets to hold exercises with US B-1B bombers

South Korean fighters jets to hold exercises with US B-1B bombers

The bombers would reportedly pass through the southern waters of South Korea's southern resort island of Jeju, before moving the East Waters of the Korean Peninsula and conducting the joint air drill ...

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Missing, Presumed Dead Following London Tower Inferno

Missing, Presumed Dead Following London Tower Inferno

The British Metropolitan Police on Sunday released new images from inside the Grenfell Tower , which was gutted in a massive fire last week. Experts believe the new paneling, which contained insu...

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Britain, EU start Brexit negotiations

A terms-of-reference document agreed by the EU's Michel Barnier and Britain's David Davis said further talks would be held in the weeks starting on July 17, Aug 28, Sept 18 and Oct 9. Both the Eur...

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High-rise tower blocks could be 'torn down' after Grenfell Tower fire

High-rise tower blocks could be 'torn down' after Grenfell Tower fire

Jonathan Lum, an advertising executive who lives on the 57th floor of a glittering Manhattan tower designed by Frank Gehry, said if a fire breaks out there, he will heed the wisdom of the fire departm...

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Russia to appeal against European court ruling on 'gay propaganda'

Russia to appeal against European court ruling on 'gay propaganda'

Russia's "gay propaganda" law is discriminatory and encourages homophobia, the European Court of Human Rights has ruled . The Strasbourg court said the fines imposed on them breached Article 10 (...

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Israeli officer killed, three Palestinian attackers shot dead

A short distance away, two Palestinians opened fire and tried to stab a group of Israeli police officers . Meanwhile nearby, Palestinians fired at officers with an automatic weapon and attacked t...

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Brexit: 'Put economy first' say business groups

Those issues are Britain's exit bill, estimated by Brussels at around 100 billion euros ($112 billion), the rights of three million European Union nationals living in Britain and one million Britons...

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India will learn from final loss: Kohli

India will learn from final loss: Kohli

Speaking at the Australia-India Sports Partnership Meet in New Delhi on Monday, Gilchrist said, "It was one bad day". India managed just two more runs before the final wicket sparked wild scenes i...

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Minute's silence for victims of Grenfell Tower blaze

Commander Stuart Cundy, a spokesman for London's Metropolitan Police, also cautioned there may have been people in the tower that police are not aware of, which would add to the death toll. But she ...

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UK sees 'happy' Brexit outcome for both sides, says Boris Johnson

UK sees 'happy' Brexit outcome for both sides, says Boris Johnson

At stake in hugely complex talks facing a March 2019 deadline is not just Britain's future but a western political order that would be badly shaken by a failure to reach a deal. Anxious by immigration...

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Cuba will refuse Trump's demand to send Assata Shakur back to America

Cuba will refuse Trump's demand to send Assata Shakur back to America

Gustavo Machin , Deputy director of American affairs at the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Affairs, responded to Trump by saying, "I can say it is off the table". It's a sharp contrast to Obama's past year...

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Britain's Davis And EU's Barnier Begin Brexit Negotiations

Britain's Davis And EU's Barnier Begin Brexit Negotiations

The Brussels talks began nearly a year after Britain unexpectedly voted in a referendum to leave the European Union and less than two weeks after Prime Minister Theresa May lost her overall ma...

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Army firing in Gorkhaland protest kills 3

However, Amar Rai said his son has no political affiliations and he was released later. As the violence escalated sharply on Saturday, a man died in clashes as protesters torched cars and set upon p...

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Vince Cable to run for Liberal Democrats' leadership

Vince Cable to run for Liberal Democrats' leadership

In his launch article, Sir Vince said the party needed "consistent and principled" policies for a possible early election. He is expected to face competition from Ed Davey, another returning Cabinet...

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Australia suspends air strikes in Syria after U.S. downing of Syrian jet

The U.S. military statement says it acted in "collective self defense " of its partner forces and that the U.S. does not seek a fight with the Syrian government or its Russian supporters. It said t...

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On Day 5, Cosby Jury Asks for Definition of Reasonable Doubt

A conviction could put him in prison for the rest of his life. The judge also appeared angered by what he called a public misperception that there was a time limit on deliberations, which he suggest...

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United Kingdom and European Union to begin Brexit talks

The EU's chief negotiator, France's Michel Barnier , welcomed his counterpart David Davis with a handshake and smiles for the press in the European Commission's landmark headquarters in central ...

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How Many Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

How Many Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

The fund owned 34,655 shares of the mining company's stock at the end of the first quarter. Also, insider Jean-Sébastien Jacques sold 12 shares of Rio Tinto plc stock in a transaction dated Wednesda...

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