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New Northern Korean Missile Test

In the 2018 budget the White House offered to Congress earlier this week, the Pentagon proposed spending $7.9 billion on missile defense. North Korea already has an arsenal of reliable short-range...

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Greg Gianforte Apologizes For Body Slamming Reporter After Winning Election

The Republican National Committee pointed out that the candidate used anti-establishment rhetoric similar to what Trump did during the course of his campaign. Party strategists argued that Gianforte's...

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19 civilians killed by Islamist militants in Philippines

Duterte recently said that his soldiers were permitted to rape up to three women after imposing martial law in the country's south. "The Supreme Court, Congress, they are not here", he said. "If you...

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President Trump Waffling on Climate Change Creates Divide Between US, Allies

If President Trump decides to pull out of the 2015 Paris accord on climate change , the United States could become one of only three nations in a U.N. "But I'm not going to tell you which one that ...

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Brazil's president deploys army to streets in light of violent protest

It was the most violent protest in Brasilia since anti-government demonstrations in 2013. Instead, he denounced the protesters and called out federal troops to protect the capital, an order that is ...

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Ariana Grande Will Return to Manchester for Benefit Concert

The suspicion of a second bomb came after crews on Thursday uncovered a bomb-making workshop at Salman Abedi's home, where they found used and unused containers of chemicals, according to local me...

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Britain's MI5 starts review on handling of intelligence on Manchester bomber

British police have arrested a total of 13 men over the Manchester suicide bombing after two fresh raids Monday morning AEST. A 19-year-old man was last night arrested at an address in Gorton in M...

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Former US Diplomat Zbigniew Brzezinski Dies at 89

In December 1976, Carter offered Brzezinski the position of national security adviser. The Carter administration also witnessed the transition of Iran into an Islamic republic and the 1979 hosta...

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North Korea Fires Missile in Third Test in Three Weeks

North Korea Fires Missile in Third Test in Three Weeks

The six are believed to have been on two fishing vessels, one of which was overturned, when they were rescued by the South Korean coastguard and the navy on Saturday, the coastguard said. U.S. Preside...

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Top Trump advisers dodge questions about Kushner's Russia contacts

Kushner's involvement in the proposed back channel was first reported by The Washington Post , which said he suggested using Russian diplomatic facilities for the discussions, apparently to make the...

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Trump handshake 'moment of truth': Macron

Trump handshake 'moment of truth': Macron

In the interview, Macron compared his own handshake to his leadership posture. To the contrary, Macron told the French press that it was a necessary show of strength, a symbol that France "won't mak...

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Manchester Terror Group Could Still Be at Large

Manchester Terror Group Could Still Be at Large

The government is facing criticism after acknowledging that Abedi was on security services' radar, but wasn't a major focus of investigation. Greater Manchester Police said the man was arrested in...

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Home secretary hopeful Diane Abbott says she no longer opposes security services

Home secretary hopeful Diane Abbott says she no longer opposes security services

Asked by ITV's Robert Peston if she was guilty of "trivialising" the issue, Mr Corbyn declined to criticise his shadow Home Secretary. "I think we have to distinguish between conducting private meet...

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Publicly-owned utilities will cut bills by £220 annually, says Labour

The £48.6 billion spending is funded largely through extra taxes on business and the wealthy, including increasing corporation tax paid by employers by £19.4 billion a year, charging 45% income tax on...

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US Secretary of Defense Says Trump Is Open to Climate Change

At a meeting of the Group of Seven in Sicily this week, German Chancellor Angela Merkel indicated that Trump's G7 peers lobbied him hard on the issue of climate change. "Understanding this process, th...

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Ariana Grande's Brother Frankie Shares Powerful Message in Wake of Manchester Attack

The Side To Side hitmaker flew back home with her mum Joan just hours after 22 people were killed by a suicide bomber outside her gig at the Manchester Arena on 22 May (17), and subsequently suspended...

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Homeland Security Sec John Kelly gives KUDOS to Kushner for backchannels

Homeland Security Sec John Kelly gives KUDOS to Kushner for backchannels

President Donald Trump returned to the life he is accustomed to in Washington on Sunday, assailing the news media reporting the turmoil inside his White House, and the investigation of his aides and...

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Manchester attacks: MI5 probes bomber 'warnings'

Manchester attacks: MI5 probes bomber 'warnings'

Seven children were among those who died when the Abedi detonated a bomb on 22 May, at the end of a concert by United States singer Ariana Grande at Manchester Arena. The straps of a knapsack are ...

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Ariana Grande announces benefit concert for Manchester

While a spate of events and premieres scheduled to take place in the United Kingdom have been canceled in the wake of the attack, Grande vowed today to return to "the incredibly courageous city of ...

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Climate change? I'll think about it, Trump tells G7

He was also spotted chatting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel before the session began. The other six nations in the Group of Seven agreed to stick with their commitment to implement the 201...

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Trump's trip to Israel may set new tone in Middle East

Trump's trip to Israel may set new tone in Middle East

Not once since becoming president , including and most glaringly during his joint press conferences with Netanyahu and Abbas during their White House visits, has Trump uttered any variant of the ph...

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Civilians lack food, water, medicine as Mosul battle mounts

Iraqi forces have taken another step toward wresting Mosul away from the clutches of the self-styled Islamic State terrorist group. The new push of the paramilitary forces began late Wednesday nig...

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MI5 to review its handling of intelligence on Manchester bomber

MI5 to review its handling of intelligence on Manchester bomber

In connection with the concert bombing, a 23-year-old man was arrested in Shoreham-by-Sea, more than 400 kilometres from Manchester, on suspicion of terror offences. On Sunday, police released photogr...

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Further arrest made by police investigating Manchester atrocity

In total, 12 people are being held in custody after the atrocity at an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena. This is published unedited from the IANS feed . A matter of hours after he was ca...

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Iraq Mosul assault: Civilians "in grave danger"

More than seven months into the massive operation to recapture Mosul from IS, Iraqi forces have retaken the city's east and large parts of its western side, but the jihadists are still putting up to...

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White House Adviser Differs With Coal-Loving President

The EU has so far kept a united front in keeping sanctions until a ceasefire agreement signed in Minsk in 2015 is implemented, despite criticism from some leaders of the bloc. Secretary of State Rex T...

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Death toll in Philippines clashes climbs to 95

Death toll in Philippines clashes climbs to 95

President Rodrigo Duterte , who declared martial law on the island of Mindanao in the southern Philippines on Tuesday night, vowed to crack down on local militants who have alleged links with ISIS ...

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MI5 launches reviews into how it missed Manchester bomber Abedi

British police have made an arrest on the south coast of England in the widening inquiry into the deadly Manchester concert bombing. In total 15 people have been arrested in Greater Manchester , ...

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Police arrest 14th man in Manchester bombing inquiry

Police arrest 14th man in Manchester bombing inquiry

Great Manchester Police said a 23-year-old man was arrested Monday in Shoreham-by-Sea on suspicion of terrorism offenses. Greater Manchester Police have said Abedi returned to the United Kingdom f...

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Scarlets lift PRO12 trophy following dominant display against Munster

Scarlets lift PRO12 trophy following dominant display against Munster

Bleyendaal touched down for Munster, but they still 29-10 at the break. Patchell responded with a 44th minute penalty before a late flurry of scores in front a record PRO12 final attendance of 44,55...

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Militants kill 19 in south Philippines: Army

In recent days, gunmen have managed to fend off attack helicopters, armoured vehicles and scores of soldiers. On Sunday, Philippine forces said they found corpses in the streets, including at least ...

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Man charged after Uber driver allegedly kidnapped woman: Toronto police

Man charged after Uber driver allegedly kidnapped woman: Toronto police

A 24-year-old Uber driver has been charged with kidnapping one of his passengers. The woman was able to escape the vehicle and call police, but investigators were not able to provide further details...

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United Kingdom police arrest another suspect as Manchester attack investigation continues

Police have 11 suspects in custody — including Abedi's elder brother Ismail — and have searched properties across the northwest England city. British police say they have made another arrest in conn...

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Trump in Italy for second day of G-7 meetings

Trump in Italy for second day of G-7 meetings

President Donald Trump is about to speak at the Naval Air Station Sigonella in Sicily, Italy. To all of humanity and together we will overcome this threat. While Trump's decision was not a surprise,...

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Hamerton Zoo evacuated after 'serious incident'

Kevin Fernandez wrote on Facebook that he had run for his life from the Hamerton Zoo Park in Cambridgeshire. Police and paramedics arrived on site at around 11.15am although no details have been r...

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International Olympic Committee says OPEC output cut won't hit imports

But the intended impact could be short-lived. That's due to US shale producers. The curbs were meant to last six months from January, but confidence in the deal, which boosted prices as much as 20 p...

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Norway demands return of funds from Palestinian Authority

Norway demands return of funds from Palestinian Authority

Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Brende declared that, "Norway will not allow itself to become associated with institutions that are named after terrorists...and will not accept the use of Norwegian a...

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Israel and Arab states have 'common cause over Iranian threat'

President Donald Trump told admiring Arab absolute monarchs and military strongmen in a gilt chamber at the weekend that he wanted "peace, security and prosperity", and the United States was not ther...

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UK PM May's Conservatives maintain 14-point lead over Labour -ICM poll

May, in a statement Saturday, pledged to set up a statutory body to fight non-violent extremism and promote "pluralistic" British values and women's rights, and which will advise government on what la...

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John McCain calls Vladimir Putin a 'greater threat than ISIS'

John McCain calls Vladimir Putin a 'greater threat than ISIS'

The senator spoke ahead of his visit to Australian capital Canberra for security talks and earmarked reports of Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election as a worrying sign that the Putin-led nation ...

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