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UK, France to tackle online extremism

The two big screens at the stadium projected the red and white Cross of St. George and giant flags from both countries were rolled out onto the field. "We are united in our total condemnation of terro...

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Russian fighter jet flies five feet from USA spy plane

Russian fighter jet flies five feet from USA spy plane

The U.S. -backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have killed over 300 militants with the Islamic State (IS) group and captured four neighborhoods in the Raqqa province over the past two weeks, the grou...

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ISIL blows up Iraq's historic mosque from which it declared 'caliphate'

ISIL blows up Iraq's historic mosque from which it declared 'caliphate'

Al-Hadba minaret at the grand mosque is seen through a window in the building in the old city of Mosul, Iraq , June 1, 2017. Al-Hadba minaret, a treasured landmark in Mosul, was nicknamed the hunch...

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Brexit Negotiators Launch Talks Amid Hard Outlook

Brexit Negotiators Launch Talks Amid Hard Outlook

The Brexit Secretary exchanged hiking gifts with his counterpart to symbolise the uphill challenge ahead. It comes as Philip Hammond warned failing to secure a Brexit deal would be "very, very b...

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US Pushing China to Rein in Companies That Deal With N. Korea

Earlier on Wednesday, US President Donald Trump took to Twitter Tuesday to thank China for attempting to resolve tensions with North Korea, but declared that Beijing's "efforts" had failed. US stude...

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Sean Spicer May Get To Choose His Own Replacement If He Quits

I know there was some chatter today, I know the president has been on the phone extensively with the leader [Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.)] and with key Senators. The clip mocks Spicer's org...

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Portugal close to containing wildfire that killed 64

Portugal close to containing wildfire that killed 64

With the Pedrogao Grande wildfire nearly out, firefighters were carrying out operations to prevent the fire from reigniting, Civil Protection Agency spokesman Vitor Vaz Pinto said . A helicopter is u...

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IS 'blows up' Mosul mosque where caliphate was declared

The mosque was destroyed as Iraq's elite Counter Terrorism Service (CTS) units got within 50 meters of it, according to an Iraqi military statement. An Iraqi Special Forces major has told Sky Ne...

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US Supreme Court hears case which could limit gerrymandering of electoral districts

US Supreme Court hears case which could limit gerrymandering of electoral districts

The group said that this will make it so the map will not be redrawn this year meaning that there will not be a change before the 2018 election. Divided government, too, may help limit excesses; if ...

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WhatsApp Video in UAE is Live

Previously, the service was blocked as the UAE doesn't permit the use of external VoIP (Voice Over Internet Protocol) providers. In a surprise turn of events, voice and video calls on WhatsApp appe...

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Boeing, Tibet Financial Leasing announce commitment for 20 737 MAX aircraft

Boeing, Tibet Financial Leasing announce commitment for 20 737 MAX aircraft

As these planes can carry more passengers, they have attracted interest from low-priced airlines as well as carriers looking to exploit their range that allows them to make flights across the Atlant...

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NKorea frees US college student; family says he's in coma

NKorea frees US college student; family says he's in coma

You might remember early last year that a 22-year-old American college student was jailed for 15 years by North Korea after he tried to nick a flag while travelling in the country. In Tokyo, a vis...

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Obamacare repeal imminent in Congress: Pence

Democrats say GOP characterizations of Obama's law as failing are wrong, while the Republican effort would boot millions off coverage and leave others facing higher out-of-pocket costs. The House ...

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What Was Otto Warmbier's Cause Of Death? Family Doesn't Want Autopsy Performed

A third American, Kim Dong-chul, has been detained since 2015. Three other Americans - Kim Dong Chul, Tony Kim and Kim Hak Song - are still being held captive in North Korea . "I am anxious about o...

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China, US to hold first diplomatic, security dialogue tomorrow

President Donald Trump's administration has had mixed results in its efforts to shake up U.S. foreign policy, but officials feel they have made inroads with China that could prove productive. Only...

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FIFA Confederations Cup Opening Ceremony Starts in Russia's St. Petersburg

FIFA Confederations Cup Opening Ceremony Starts in Russia's St. Petersburg

The European champion opens its Group A program on Sunday against Mexico in Kazan. "It's the most magnificent of jobs he has now, living in a handsome country like New Zealand and being able to ...

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Everything you need to know about the anti-government protests in Russian Federation

Navalny was fined and jailed for 15 days for his role in those protests. Riot police in St. Petersburg have begun detaining demonstrators in an unsanctioned opposition rally in the centre of the ...

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Tillerson: US, China Tighten Ties to Tackle Global Terror Threat

The two nations are expected to discuss future cooperation on dealing with North Korea. The U.S. continued to float the idea of implementing sanctions on Chinese companies with ties to North Korea ....

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Kate Middleton Heads to the Races in the Perfect Little White Dress

Kate Middleton Heads to the Races in the Perfect Little White Dress

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the first day off Royal Ascot 2017 at Ascot Racecourse on 20 June 2017 in Ascot , England. Getty Of course, now she's married into royalty, Catherine...

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UK's Prince Philip admitted to hospital

UK's Prince Philip admitted to hospital

The palace said Philip is being treated at the King Edward VII Hospital in London after being admitted Tuesday night. Prince Philip , Duke of Edinburgh , was hospitalized Tuesday evening due t...

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Prince Philip admitted to hospital

Prince Philip admitted to hospital

Philip, Queen Elizabeth II's husband, was admitted as a precautionary measure and is in good spirits, the palace said. The 96-year-old Duke of Edinburgh has been receiving treatment for the infe...

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George Mitchell: US Should Not Brace for China on NKorea

Trump's tweet was channeling the American people's frustration with North Korea as a " regime that provokes " and " plays outside the rules ", Mattis said. REPUBLICANS have put pressure on the White H...

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Prince Philip leaves hospital after treatment for infection

Prince Philip , 96, was admitted to hospital as a precautionary measure for treatment arising from a pre-existing condition. A Buckingham Palace spokesman said: " The Duke of Edinburgh was admitted...

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No conclusion yet on U.S. student's cause of death

No ban is imminent, but deliberations gained new urgency after Warmbier's death, said the official, who requested anonymity to discuss internal diplomatic discussions. McCain is the Republican chairma...

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Helmut Kohl, Father of German Reunification, Dies at 87

According to Gorbachev, the former German chancellor "would be noted in the chronicles of our time not only because of his personal qualities, but also because he found himself at the helm of his ...

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Saudi king names son as first heir

For an older generation, Saudi television coverage was highly orchestrated, with repeated footage of Nayef, the deposed crown prince, pledging allegiance to his successor. Qatar denies the charges of ...

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Turkish troops arrive in Qatar for exercises amid Gulf crisis

Turkish troops arrive in Qatar for exercises amid Gulf crisis

Selling Chinooks in India took years so this is a long game that we're playing here. Boeing is in the midst of contract negotiations with Qatar after signing a letter of authorisation last week, a p...

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One Year Later, Victims of Pulse Nightclub Shooting Remembered

During the gruesome attack mass shooter Omar Mateen managed to keep police at bay for more than three hours before he, too, was shot and killed. Church bells will toll throughout the Orlando area ...

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Victims of Orlando nightclub shooting remembered

Police killed the gunman after a three-hour standoff. Chelsea Nylen reacts while visiting the memorial outside the Pulse Nightclub on the one-year anniversary of the shooting in Orlando, Florida, U....

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10 new earth like planets discovered by NASA's Kepler Space Telescope

With the help of the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite or Tess, NASA will continue its search in Galaxy as the Tess will spend two years observing the 200,000 brightest nearby stars for Earth-li...

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Congress hears sinister tale of Russia election meddling

Congress hears sinister tale of Russia election meddling

Russian hackers targeted 21 U.S. state election systems in the 2016 presidential race and a small number were breached but there was no evidence any votes were manipulated, a Homeland Security Depar...

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Vehicle hits police van, explodes on Champs-Élysées

The 31-year-old Parisian perpetrator, who was on a terror watchlist as an Islamist extremist, died in the attack. The problem, of course, is that government authorities are in a bit of a Catch 22 wh...

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Conservatives to strike 'sensible' deal with DUP, says Grayling

But DUP sources have warned talks with the Tories "haven't proceeded in a way that the DUP would have expected" and a deal is "certainly not imminent". While the DUP has historically voted with Conser...

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President Trump Admits He's Not Making it Easy to Get Democrats' Support

President Trump Admits He's Not Making it Easy to Get Democrats' Support

That leaves Georgia Democratic Chairman Dubose Porter and other Democrats claiming some hope from Ossoff's defeat as both parties look ahead to the 2018 elections, when Democrats will try to dent ...

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Britain's Prince Philip in hospital with infection

Buckingham Palace would not go into details about Prince Philip's condition or the type of infection. The 91-year-old, pictured at Royal Ascot on Wednesday, is receiving updates on her husband'...

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Prince Philip Hospitalized Due to an Infection

Prince Philip is in the hospital with an infection. His hospitalization meant Philip was unable to attend the Queen's speech at Wednesday's ceremonial opening of Parliament , where Elizabeth o...

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Leo Varadkar set to become Taoiseach

Leo Varadkar is set to officially become the Republic of Ireland's Taoiseach (prime minister) on Wednesday. Fianna Fáil abstained on the vote on Mr Varadkar, which was in accordance with the part...

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Canadian accused of stabbing cop appears in court

Canadian accused of stabbing cop appears in court

He allegedly stabbed a uniformed police officer in the neck Wednesday morning at Bishop International Airport , prompting an evacuation and shutdown of the airport. Ftouhi's Canadian citizenship led ...

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Don't endorse GST, Congress urges Amitabh Bachchan

Don't endorse GST, Congress urges Amitabh Bachchan

You (Amitabh Bachchan) are a known person and have a wonderful reputation which may get maligned if there is a backlash from traders. A 40- second video featuring him has already been shot and is bein...

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Bradford College and university recognised in new 'framework' to help students

Bradford College and university recognised in new 'framework' to help students

The university was given a "silver" in the 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF ) - with support offered to students and the high proportion of accredited courses playing a key role in the award. ...

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