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British police arrest seventh suspect in connection with Manchester attack

British police arrest seventh suspect in connection with Manchester attack

The suspect was arrested at an address in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, following searches connected to the attack, police said. His arrest was the first in England to take place outside of Manchester s...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation declines to provide Comey memos to Congress

Federal Bureau of Investigation declines to provide Comey memos to Congress

He wants to speak with Special Counsel prior to public testimony". "The records being withheld are central to those questions". Chaffetz further requests that the FBI identify all responsive documen...

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Trump Refuses to Sign G7 Statement on Paris Accords

While it's hard to see any overarching consequences to a Paris withdrawal, the Trump administration shouldn't expect the global warming issue to go away. However, it isn't all doom and gloom. Cli...

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Putin, Macron made step forward in bilateral relations - Russian MP

Human rights activists are gathered in Paris to draw attention to the situation of gays in Chechnya before Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to France. "When I say things once, I don't usua...

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Trump views Germany as political opponent: senior SPD lawmaker

Trump views Germany as political opponent: senior SPD lawmaker

Narendra Modi also said that ministers of both the countries had wide-ranging discussions in the areas of cooperation between India and Germany . He is easily the most convincing challenger to M...

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Trump tells 'confidants' U.S. will leave Paris climate deal - Axios

Canada played a leadership role in pushing for the communique to include the language on fighting protectionism, the Paris Agreement , and in particular for the reference to gender equality being "fu...

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Home Affairs confirms Chris Hani killer's SA citizenship revoked

Home Affairs confirms Chris Hani killer's SA citizenship revoked

The court action was the second attempt this month to block Walus's release after Justice Mandisa Maya noted Hani's victim impact statement to the parole board had apparently never been given to Masut...

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Trump rallying against Iran

Trump rallying against Iran

But Trump may face concerns from Israelis over the new $ 110 billion arms deal he announced during his stop in Saudi Arabia as well as questions from Israeli officials about the revelations that ...

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Sen. Joe Lieberman is Trump's pick to lead Federal Bureau of Investigation, according to reports

Is it ageist to suggest that Trump ought to look for a younger candidate? In a peculiar twist, that election ended in a manner similar to Trump's, with the Gore/Lieberman Democratic ticket winning the...

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Powerful Saudi prince to meet Putin in Russian Federation

According to Al-Arabiya news agency, Muhammad bin Salman and Vladimir Putin will discuss bilateral relations, as well as issues related to Syria and Iran. Petersburg International Economic Forum. ...

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As Kushner-Russia connection plot thickens, Trump hits out at 'fake news'

The criticisms, in a series of morning posts on Twitter, come as several U.S. news organisations have reported that the FBI's investigation into ties between Mr Trump's presidential campaign and Russi...

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Popsicle tweet from Ivanka Trump's lifestyle brand gets icy reception

The First Daughter's lifestyle website, Ivanka Trump HQ , kicked off the Memorial Day celebrations by posting an article about "Champagne popsicles"-an innocuous a tweet as any, albeit for quite a ...

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Jared Kushner Reportedly Encouraged To Step Aside As FBI Investigates Russia Contacts

Trump's private legal team, led by his NY lawyer, Marc E. Kasowitz, was preparing to meet in Washington to face new questions about contacts between Kushner and representatives of President Vladimir...

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G7 leaders openly say climate change consensus does not include US

The stalemate leaves the country's future role in the climate accord in flux, though Mr. Trump promised to make a decision in the week ahead on whether the United States will be the first of 195 sig...

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Illinois Legislature OK's automatic-voter registration

Illinois Legislature OK's automatic-voter registration

I am glad that the IL legislature, in another bipartisan vote, has passed an Automatic Voter Registration bill and I encourage Gov. Bruce Rauner to sign the bill now. Yes, there have been specious co...

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Sabzar Bhat killing: Curfew-like restrictions imposed in Kashmir

Sabzar Bhat killing: Curfew-like restrictions imposed in Kashmir

Authorities are now bracing for the "March to Tral" called by the separatists on May 30 to offer funeral prayers (Fateha) at the grave of Bhat. Saying that Sabzar Ahmad Bhat was "martyred extra-ju...

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Trump Back in Washington Area After 9-Day Trip

No, he didn't repeat his description of the Belgian capital as a "hellhole", but the contrast between Trump's warm embrace of Saudi autocrats and his awkward interaction with the democratically electe...

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Philippine military chief says at least 4 foreign extremists killed

Philippine military chief says at least 4 foreign extremists killed

The military said the rebels may be getting help from "sympathetic elements" and fighters they had freed from jail during the rampage that started a week ago and caught the military by surprise. ...

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The battle for Trump's mind on climate

The G7 leaders met late last week in Taormina, Italy , and naturally climate change was on the agenda. They add, however, top political appointees at EPA "were relieved" when Trump refused to jo...

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NEW BOMBSHELL: Jared Kushner Wanted Secret Communications Channel With Russia

Trump returned to Washington late Saturday after a nine-day trip to the Middle East and Europe, his first trip overseas as president. Mr Trump's private legal team, led by his NY lawyer, Mr Marc K...

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MI5 Is Investigating Itself After The Manchester Bombing

Britain on Saturday lowered the terror threat level which was hiked after this week's carnage in Manchester as police released CCTV footage of bomber Salman Abedi on the night of the attack. A 23-ye...

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Trump Reportedly Told Russians Firing Comey Abated Pressure From Probe

Trump Reportedly Told Russians Firing Comey Abated Pressure From Probe

The firing was followed by assertions that Trump tried dissuading the FBI boss from pressing an investigation into his first national security adviser, retired Army Lt. A small group of lawmaker...

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Schiff questions whether Kushner should keep security clearance

The minimalist kicks incorporate a silver heel tab and the label's signature gold serial number emblazoned on the side. "But I do think there ought to be a review of his security clearance to find out...

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Police in Manchester arrest 3 men in connection with concert bombing

British Prime Minster Theresa May will meet US President Donald Trump at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels on Thursday, but officials said she would cut short the second leg of...

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"Atlanticist" Merkel rams home frustration with Trump after summits

On Monday, Merkel underlined her doubts about the reliability of the United States as an ally, venting European frustrations with Trump after back-to-back summits last week, but said she was a "conv...

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Manchester attack: Hunt for possible 2nd bomb under way

Manchester attack: Hunt for possible 2nd bomb under way

Abedi passed through Istanbul on his way to Europe, Turkish security officials told Reuters , but said they had no records of him entering Syria during his travels as had been suggested on Wednesday...

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Merkel: Europe can no longer rely on allies

Following the G-7 meeting in Sicily on Saturday, Merkel was sharply critical of Trump's decision not to join the other countries in reiterating support for the 2015 Paris Agreement that aims to sl...

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Trump tweets "money is beginning to pour in" to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

In Saudi Arabia , one senior White House official marveled at the lack of protesters, perhaps not realizing Saudi bans them. Each country must exercise greater caution. "Here we have a situation of s...

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Trump to decide soon on climate accord

Trump's failure to come to a decision on the Paris agreement reflects the intense discussions that are going on inside the White House that have pitted the nationalists in the administration with the ...

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Manchester Victoria station reopens after terror attack

The attack, Britain's worst in more than a decade, was carried out by British-born extremist Salman Abedi , who detonated a powerful bomb at the exit of a concert by U.S. On Thursday, a U.S. official...

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Golfer Tiger Woods arrested on DUI charges in Jupiter

Golfer Tiger Woods arrested on DUI charges in Jupiter

But, I want to say unequivocally, I want to play professional golf again. "What happened was an unexpected reaction to prescribed medications". He added: "I would like to apologise with all my heart...

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Car Blast Injures Greece's Former Central Bank Chief Papademos

Car Blast Injures Greece's Former Central Bank Chief Papademos

No group has claimed responsibility for Thursday's attack so far, but suspicions fall on domestic terrorist groups who for several years have been attacking political, financial and police targets. An...

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White House braces for more scrutiny as Trump rallies behind Kushner

White House braces for more scrutiny as Trump rallies behind Kushner

McMaster's response to reports that Kushner discussed setting up a backchannel to the Kremlin. Similarly naïve, and obnoxious to the American tradition of resisting royalty, is President Trump's r...

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Montenegro Prime Minister Got Between Donald Trump And Camera At NATO Summit

Montenegro Prime Minister Got Between Donald Trump And Camera At NATO Summit

HIs response was he hasn't decided what to do yet, Cohn said in a briefing for reporters on Air Force One en route to a Group of Seven summit in Sicily on May 25. In a briefing with reporters Saturd...

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Young IAS official tries to rescue lady colleague, drowns in pool

Young IAS official tries to rescue lady colleague, drowns in pool

Summary: A trainee civil service officer has been found drowned under suspicious circumstances in a swimming pool in south Delhi's Ber Sarai. The reports quoted eye witnesses as saying that Ash...

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Trump places wreath at Arlington

Trump also paused to talk to a young boy dressed in a crisp Marine uniform. After laying a wreath on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Trump spoke in remembrance of fallen soldiers and respect for th...

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Kushner's security clearance should be reviewed, top Democrat says

Mr Trump immediately sought to dismiss recent news reports as "fake news". Trump is grappling with a burgeoning crisis involving alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 campaign. The White House did no...

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Philippines steps up attacks on militants in southern city

Philippines steps up attacks on militants in southern city

Ano predicted that the military operation would take about a week as soldiers go house to house to clear the city of militants. "I could tell because they wore black headbands with the ISIS signs", sa...

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Philippines lawmakers want debate on martial law amid siege

They added that the bandit group wants to deprive the President of his powers and prerogative to enforce laws of the land and to maintain public order and safety in Mindanao , hence constitutes the c...

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Gilas Pilipinas bracketed with defending champion China in Fiba Asia group phase

Gilas Pilipinas bracketed with defending champion China in Fiba Asia group phase

Interestingly, China and Gilas were the top two teams at the end of the last Fiba Asia Championship in 2015 in Changsa, China, where the hosts beat the Philippines, 78-67, in the finals. Every team wi...

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