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Merkel says can develop India ties and keep up US relationship

Merkel says can develop India ties and keep up US relationship

Germany unleashed a volley of criticism on Monday against US President Donald Trump , slamming his "short-sighted" policies that have "weakened the West" and hurt European interests. It is one thing ...

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'We won't let hate win': Ariana Grande on Manchester Attack

'We won't let hate win': Ariana Grande on Manchester Attack

Britain routinely shares intelligence with the United States bilaterally, and as part of the "Five Eyes" network which also includes Australia, Canada and New Zealand. May called the snap election to ...

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Donald Trump angered by White House leaks

And after offering my condolences about the attack... She immediately brought this topic up. Trump wrote: "British Prime Minister May was very angry that the info the United Kingdom gave to US abo...

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Maine police officers hurt, 1 critical, after boat crash

Maine police officers hurt, 1 critical, after boat crash

Two Fryeburg police officers attempted to perform a water rescue, but their police boat crashed near the shore, injuring Officer Dale Stout, 51, and Officer Nathan Desjardins, 20. "It's a tough time",...

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Trump seals $110 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia with awkward dance

Trump seals $110 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia with awkward dance

Trump's Riyadh visit kicked off his first presidential trip overseas, with Saudi Arabia the first stop on a nine-day journey through the Middle East and Europe. "Drive them out of your holy land a...

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Trump considers major staff shake-up to rein in Russian Federation disclosures

Kelly's comments, the closest anyone from the Trump administration has come to confirming reports that Kushner sought secret talks with the Russians before Inauguration Day, came the morning after th...

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Theresa May announces u-turn on social care at Welsh manifesto launch

Mrs May now appears to have succumbed to pressure from within her own ranks as she confirmed a future Tory government would introduce a cap on care costs. The latest, by Survation for ITV's Good Mo...

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Portland Teenager Targeted In Hate Speech Speaks Out

Portland Teenager Targeted In Hate Speech Speaks Out

Best worked for the Bureau of Development Services as a technician and ran for a position on the Clackamas County Commission in 2014 after retiring from the U.S. "There's no question in my mind that t...

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Theresa May says no delaying start to Brexit talks

Once the studio audience finished it was the turn of veteran broadcaster Paxman, who opted to begin his interrogation on nuclear weapons. Mr Corbyn's attempt, in the wake of last week's Manchester ...

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Trump administration formally announces intent to renegotiate NAFTA

The formal notification starts a 90-day period that must expire before trade deals can be altered. The trade deal, which also includes Mexico and Canada, was heavily criticised by Trump during his...

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Carter Praises Brzezinski as Close Friend, Trusted Colleague

Carter Praises Brzezinski as Close Friend, Trusted Colleague

One of his last tweets, sent in February, dryly noted: "Do we even have a foreign policy right now?" He moved to the United States and received a doctorate in government from Harvard in 1953. Brzezins...

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Manchester attack: 'Trainee pilot' arrested in West Sussex in connection to bombing

In addition, police raided a property in a southern Manchester suburb as they step up their The attack, Britain's worst in more than a decade, was carried out by British-born terrorist Salman Abedi,...

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North Korea Launches "Unidentified Projectile" Towards Japan, South Korea

The sanctions come after North Korea launched yet another missle test during the night, in defiance of the UN Security Council's resolutions. South Korea's military said the Scud-type missile trav...

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'Very good interaction', says PM Modi after meeting German Chancellor Angela Merkel

'Very good interaction', says PM Modi after meeting German Chancellor Angela Merkel

Modi is accompanied by Minister for Science and Technology Harsh Vardhan, Minister of State for New and Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal, Minister of State for Commerce and Industry Nirmala Seetharaman a...

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Franken: Reported Kushner Backchannel Is A 'Pretty Bad Breach'

Former campaign aides Corey Lewandowski and David Bossie reportedly met with President Trump Monday at the White House , though whether either will be tapped to official positions in the administra...

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Waiting for Trump to decide about the climate deal

It also includes the heads of investment firms with trillions of dollars in assets, and more than a thousand companies based in the USA, among them coal and oil producers. "The United States of Amer...

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Shark leaps into boat and lands on Australian fisherman

Shark leaps into boat and lands on Australian fisherman

The shark was 8.8 feet long, double the width of the boat and nearly half as long. "I've had 'em come up and brush the side of my boat, I've had a white pointer swim around my boat, I've had 'em tak...

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'Security incident' puts Air Force base in Texas on lockdown

'Security incident' puts Air Force base in Texas on lockdown

Several buildings closest to Arnold Hall were placed on lockdown, but the base gates have been reopened, according to local media. A Facebook post advised that the base "is now undergoing a securi...

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China, ASEAN agree on framework for S.China Sea code of conduct

Beijing has stoked concern in regional capitals and with Washington over its massive land-reclamation projects in the disputed South China Sea. During the meeting, the Heads of Delegation initial...

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May and Corbyn share opposing stances over 'no deal' Brexit scenario

In 2010, Corbyn said about Hamas during a television interview: "'You have to recognize that the reality is they have a great deal of support, they have a great deal of respect from a lot of Palesti...

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New Ecuador leader says 'hacker' Assange can stay at embassy

New Ecuador leader says 'hacker' Assange can stay at embassy

Assange responded to Moreno's comments via Twitter questioning: "Who is misadvising @Lenin?" "That's something we reject, and I personally reject", said Moreno, according to Reuters. The war of words ...

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UK Police Arrest 9th Man in Manchester Bombing Investigation

UK Police Arrest 9th Man in Manchester Bombing Investigation

British Prime Minister Theresa May will raise the issue with Donald Trump on Thursday, a government source told Reuters, after the New York Times published detailed pictures of the crime scene in ...

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Song criticising PM Theresa May becomes chart buster in UK

Song criticising PM Theresa May becomes chart buster in UK

One lyric says: "We all know politicians like telling lies". Despite Liar Liar GE2017 making its way into the charts, The Big Top 40 Show on Capital FM and Heart made the decision to skip the so...

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May and Corbyn set out opposing EU stances

The Labour leader was challenged seven times on how much money would be needed to extend the provision of 30 hours of free childcare a week to all two to four-year-olds. "I'll believe it when I see ...

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US Administration Policies 'Stand Against' EU Interests - German FM

US Administration Policies 'Stand Against' EU Interests - German FM

Gabriel went on to claim the West had become "weaker", if not "smaller" under the policies of the Trump administration. "Those who do not oppose this US policy are guilty". German leaders began distan...

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Former Panama dictator Manuel Noriega dies

France , Panama and the United States in 2010 struck an extradition agreement that saw Noriega sent to Panama, where he was sentenced to 60 years. He spent nearly 20 years in U.S. The country's loca...

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Merkel Says Trump-Led U.S. Is No Longer a Reliable Ally

The G7 summit included representatives from the United States , Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the European Union . Merkel also urged EU members to maintain "good ...

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White House communications director resigns

White House communications director resigns

In an email to friends and associates on Tuesday morning, Dubke wrote: "It has been my great honor to serve President Trump and this administration". The latest revelations to emerge last week invol...

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Justice finally served to Kulbhushan Jadhav: BJP on ICJ's verdict

Justice finally served to Kulbhushan Jadhav: BJP on ICJ's verdict

Pakistani authorities say Jadhav confessed to being assigned by India's intelligence service to plan, coordinate and organise espionage and sabotage activities in Baluchistan "aiming to destabilise ...

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Did Jared Kushner Meet Russian Oligarch Over Business Or Politics

While not commenting on the specifics of the story , Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly defended Kushner. Trump tweets that "it is my opinion that numerous leaks coming out of the White Ho...

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Philippine Officials: Foreigners Among Islamist Gunmen Involved in Marawi Violence

Philippine Officials: Foreigners Among Islamist Gunmen Involved in Marawi Violence

Their condition was not known. But the militants, initially estimated by the nation's defence chief to number just 100, withstood eight days of intense air assaults and street-to-street combat, prom...

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RFE/RL: Trump lectures NATO allies on defense spending

RFE/RL: Trump lectures NATO allies on defense spending

But Trump's speech on Thursday invoked memories of his earlier comments calling North Atlantic Treaty Organisation " obsolete " and threatening that states that did not pay their way would not neces...

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Kushner 'Modifying' His Stance On The Paris Climate Accord

The United States and China , the two biggest polluters, ratified the Paris treaty in September 2015 and and urged other nations to follow suit. In Brussels, Trump told French leader Emmanuel M...

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What if US quits climate deal? Doesn't look good for Earth

With that much environmental impact, the U.S.'s actions can certainly have repercussions for the worldwide community and the global environment. But when Trump spoke, he sounded like anything but a ...

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Trump has Weakened the West, Hurt EU Interests: German FM

German Chancellor Angela Merkel gave her strongest indication yet that Europe and the U.S. under President Donald Trump are drifting apart, saying reliable relationships forged since the end of Wo...

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Macron draws 'red line' over Syria after meeting Putin

Macron draws 'red line' over Syria after meeting Putin

Macron also said he would support new sanctions against Russian Federation if there is escalation in the conflict in eastern Ukraine. Macron said he wants a democratic transition in Syria, but not a...

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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation says it's not planning to deploy forces in Georgian ports

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation says it's not planning to deploy forces in Georgian ports

They reaffirmed their mutual support for the sovereignty and territorial integrity within the internationally recognized borders of Ukraine and Georgia. Following the meeting , the Georgian Deputy Fo...

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G7 in Taormina finds understanding on terrorism, trade, but not climate

Trump has delayed his final decision on the Paris Accord as he wants more time to decide whether the United States should pull out of the 195-nation agreement. One interesting aspect of the summit is ...

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Home National India's longest river bridge opens, improves connectivity between Assam

Home National India's longest river bridge opens, improves connectivity between Assam

He said Assam Chief Minister Sarbanada Sonowal in the first one year of his government is trying to bring the state out of the condition it was in when he took over the reins. Earlier in the day, the ...

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Drunk dude gets the best selfie after being taken home by police

Drunk dude gets the best selfie after being taken home by police

Reece Park was worse the wear after a night out in Launceston, Tasmania, and was escorted to bed by Constables Natalie Siggins and Jeremy Blyth after a cab driver called emergency services. He finish...

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