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US To Test ICBM Missile Interceptor

US To Test ICBM Missile Interceptor

Dan Coates, the director of national intelligence, said at the same hearing, "North Korea is an increasingly grave national security threat to the United States because of its growing missile and nucl...

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Merkel spokesman: Germany still seeking stronger US ties

Merkel spokesman: Germany still seeking stronger US ties

Angela Merkel's spokesman has defended her comments at the weekend warning that Europe could no longer rely on the United States , saying a healthy transatlantic partnership depended on the German C...

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Fears for 2000 people trapped in Philippine city battle

Most of the city's 200,000 residents have fled because of the fighting, but the 2,000 remain trapped in areas controlled by the militants, according to Mr Zia Alonto Adiong, spokesman for the provinci...

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Modi inaugurates India's longest river bridge in Assam

Bhupen Hazarika was a true son and worshipper of the Brahmaputra. The bridge, as evident by the name, connects Dhola village and Sadiya town which is the birthplace of Bhupen Hazarika . Earlier on F...

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Trump preparing to leave Paris climate deal

President Donald Trump said Saturday he will hold off on a decision regarding the US participation in the 195 nation Paris climate change agreement. Trump, who once said the concept of global warm...

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Trump pushes aside Montenegro PM, who calls it 'natural'

TRUMP: And many of these nations owe massive amounts of money from past years and not paying in those past years. Stoltenberg had hoped to send Trump on to the G7 talks in Sicily with two clear vict...

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Philippines says its ready to hold talks with the Maute group

An enraged Duterte , who was in Moscow to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin, declared martial law shortly after the fighting erupted and cut short his trip to fly home and deal with the crisi...

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US will leave Paris climate deal

Trump, who once dismissed global warming as a "hoax", has previously threatened to pull out of the accord. "What you're asking me to do is tell you what's inside the president's mind, and I'm not ...

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Man killed for stopping urination on road in Delhi

He was later beaten to death allegedly with iron knuckles and stones wrapped in towels by the duo and their friends. Taking cognizance of killing of an e-rickshaw driver after he objected to youth...

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Journalists murder case: CBI takes exRJD MP Shahabuddin into custody

Journalists murder case: CBI takes exRJD MP Shahabuddin into custody

The counsel representing the CBI also submitted to the court that the agency would soon file a charge sheet against Shahabuddin for allegedly conspiring to kill Ranjan. Local police had earlier clai...

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Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner should have security clearance reviewed

Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner should have security clearance reviewed

The top Democrat on the House intelligence committee is urging a review of White House adviser Jared Kushner's security clearance following news reports that he sought to set up back-channel com...

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United Kingdom lowers security level from 'critical' to 'severe'

The arrests bring to 11 the number of suspects held in Britain over Monday's blast at a concert by U.S. pop idol Ariana Grande , in which 22 people died and 116 were injured, and for which the Isla...

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Latest DPRK missile test lands in Japan waters

Latest DPRK missile test lands in Japan waters

The North has been stepping up efforts towards its ultimate goal - developing an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that can deliver a nuclear warhead to the continental US. "And in the event o...

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Melania brushes away Trump's attempt to hold her hand

Melania brushes away Trump's attempt to hold her hand

One user tweeted out "Looks like Melania doesn't want to even hold hands with Donald Trump ". After landing in Tel Aviv , the Trumps received a formal welcoming ceremony headed by Prime Minister...

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Bengaluru continues to be plagued by allegedly toxic froth from city lake

Bengaluru continues to be plagued by allegedly toxic froth from city lake

The heavy showers that lashed the city in the past week have resulted in Varthur Lake foaming again. More sprinklers will be added to control the froth, he said. And now a similar situation is unf...

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US patrol through South China sea draws protest from Beijing

The relevant actions taken by the US vessel undermine China's sovereignty and security interests and are very likely to cause an expected sea and air accident. The Defense Department declined to com...

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HC seeks Arnab and Republic reply on Tharoor defamation plea

HC seeks Arnab and Republic reply on Tharoor defamation plea

Tharoor had filed a civil defamation suit seeking damages to the tune of Rs 2 crore and called Goswami's stories on the death of his wife a "campaign of calumny" against him. Newsletter has been succ...

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Totally agree with Army chiefs statement on J-K: Naidu

Totally agree with Army chiefs statement on J-K: Naidu

Sehgal told ANI. The Army Chief said just four districts of South Kashmir were disturbed, and it was incorrect to say that the whole of Kashmir had gone out of control. Rawat added that the situat...

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G7 leaders divided over Climate Change

Why it matters: Trump previously took a hard stance against Saudi Arabia, claiming secret documents would reveal they were behind the 9/11 attacks and criticizing Hillary Clinton for taking money f...

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Comey acted on Russian intelligence he knew was fake

Both the House Oversight Committee and the Intelligence Committee requested the memos in early May after The New York Times reported that Comey noted in one of them that Trump had asked him to end the...

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PA slams Netanyahu remarks on Jerusalem division

PA slams Netanyahu remarks on Jerusalem division

Moshe Yaalon , Israel's former defense minister, said a year ago, "In Syria , if the choice is between Iran and the Islamic State , I choose the Islamic State". Tens of thousands of Israelis marched...

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Mamata decries Centre for ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

Mamata decries Centre for ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

The Supreme Court had ordered formulation of rules to prevent illegal cattle trade and to regulate livestock markets. The law is clear, still the decision is being forced down our throats. "The law sa...

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India contributed 6900 military personnel in various missions: Indian Army

India contributed 6900 military personnel in various missions: Indian Army

Speaking to ANI , Sarath Chand said "A total of 168 Indian peacekeepers lost their lives since UN Operations began". India is the largest cumulative troop contributor, having provided almost 200,...

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G7 summit ends deadlocked on climate change

The announcement on the final day of the US president's first global trip comes after he declined to commit to staying in the sweeping climate deal, resisting intense worldwide pressure from his peers...

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Trump's back and ready for combat

Any victory lap Kushner hoped to enjoy after pulling off a successful presidential foreign trip to the Middle East was cut short after the Washington Post reported that during the transition he di...

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Trump says he'll decide on Paris climate agreement next week

On the substance of this issue, Trump is on solid ground . But White House officials repeatedly defended Trump's approach, noting the president's responsibility to protect American interests. Earli...

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Trump dismisses ´fabricated´ report of son-in-law´s outreach to Russia

Trump dismisses ´fabricated´ report of son-in-law´s outreach to Russia

The White House is bracing for the testimony soon of James Comey, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Trump fired even as he was heading the probe into the Trump campaign connection...

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Civilians executed in Marawi

Much of the city is a no-go zone, but as the military advances and more civilians escape, the scope of the battle is becoming clear. Bodies of what appeared to be executed civilians were found in a ...

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Euro zone ministers, Greece, fail to reach bailout deal

However, uncertainty over the loan has been one of the major factors behind Greece sliding back into recession, Howard Archer of IHS Markit told the BBC . Participation in this so-called quantitative...

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Trump moderates tone on first foreign trip

The basics of jihadist terrorism are contained in this Saudi Arabian religious practice, including the "ideas of violent jihad and takfirism, which authorizes the killing of Muslims considered heretic...

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Golfer Tiger Woods arrested on DUI charges in FL

Woods was booked at 7:18 a.m. ET and released on his own recognizance at 10:50 a.m. Police in Jupiter, Florida say Woods was pulled over around 3 a.m. His last PGA Tour win was in 2013. A mugshot ...

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Trump Hits Back at Media Following Kushner Allegations

It appears the backchannel was never set up. Former national security officials who spoke with POLITICO on Saturday were not so dismissive. "I think it makes no sense that the Russian ambassador...

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Ariana Grande suspends her tour after deadly attack

Ariana Grande suspends her tour after deadly attack

British police chiefs said the ongoing leaks are "undermining" their investigations and the UK's relations with United States security agencies as well as the confidence of terror victims. British P...

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United Kingdom election: Corbyn closes in on May

Responding to her comments, the Tories described the prospect of a Labour administration propped up by the SNP as a "coalition of chaos", in an echo of 2015's campaign. ComRes said voters are stil...

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Donald Trump Hits Out At 'Fake News' Following Reports On Son-In-Law

Donald Trump Hits Out At 'Fake News' Following Reports On Son-In-Law

He suggested that Kushner would have relayed any information exchanged in such meetings to the US government to try to broker a more favorable relationship with an adversary. Kislyak also attended a...

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Trump will convey opposition to 'settlements' during Israel trip

The maps, shown in a video promoting President Donald Trump's visit to Israel and other Middle Eastern countries, removed the West Bank and Golan Heights area as belonging to Israel. In the letter, ...

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'I didn't expect that to happen': father of Manchester bomber

British-born Salman Abedi, 22, blew himself up on Monday night at the packed Manchester Arena at the end of Grande's concert, attended by thousands of children and teenagers, killing 22 people and i...

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Five things to know about Andrew Scheer's victory in Conservative race

Scheer had been the former Speaker in the House of Commons and had also served as the Conservative House Leader. Scheer's campaign slogan was "Scheer excitement", and there was no doubt in the after...

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Soldiers in Ivory Coast reject government proposal to end mutiny

Soldiers in Ivory Coast reject government proposal to end mutiny

They are everywhere. There is heavy gunfire. A mother of Three and five other men were reported victims of the several gunfires that transpired over the weekend. The mutiny is the latest in a series...

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Hillary Clinton Draws Roaring Applause Over Impeachment Jokes

Clinton confessed with some humor that losing the election was hard. "I've gotten to spend time with my family, especially my awesome grandchildren. "And you know what, that's okay - take it from me...

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