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Nearly 100 dead in Philippines fighting

Nearly 100 dead in Philippines fighting

The eight dead men, majority shot in the head and some with hands tied behind their backs, were labourers who were stopped by Islamic State-linked militants on the outskirts of Marawi City while try...

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US claims success in N.Korea missile test

The country's leader Kim Jong-un has threatened the possibility of such an attack, with North Korea dramatically ramping up the pace of its missile tests over the past year with the goal of develo...

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President Trump Reportedly Considering a White House Staff Overhaul

A source told CNN the channel was meant to discuss military operations in Syria and other matters. Beyond this meeting at Trump Tower in early December - during the transition between the election a...

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In UK vote, Brexit takes back seat to home issues, terror

Mr Lamb has posted a series of tweets in support of Labour policies, praising Mr Corbyn for his pledge "to ensure that 5 per cent of television money for domestic and worldwide football is diverted ...

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Iranian FM scorns Trump after speech, arms deal

Iranian FM scorns Trump after speech, arms deal

US President Donald Trump visits the Western Wall , the holiest site where Jews can pray, in Jerusalems Old City on May 22, 2017. The president will be making five-stops-his next stop Israel, he'...

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Charles Krauthammer: Why Middle East peace starts in Saudi Arabia

In Saudi Arabia, Arab leaders praised Trump's calls for a fiercer fight against terrorism - and welcomed the quickly vanishing human rights conditions on arms deals - but made no firm commitments abou...

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Manchester bombing: Fresh arrests as police carry out raids

It remains to be seen whether the woman arrested in Manchester is the same woman Waddy and her daughter reported to security. Rudd also scolded USA officials for leaking details about the in...

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No 'Simple Answers' after Trump Meetings: Merkel

No 'Simple Answers' after Trump Meetings: Merkel

During his first foreign trip as president, Mr. Trump reportedly said at the summit that " the Germans are bad, very bad ", according to meeting participants, quoted by Der Spiegel . Merkel is ur...

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US carries out first test of long-range missile defence system

A test failure Tuesday would raise new questions about the defensive system but would be unlikely to compel the Pentagon to abandon plans to expand it. If all goes as planned, a 5-foot-long "kill vehi...

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U.S. boosting Israeli military aid by millions: Netanyahu

U.S. boosting Israeli military aid by millions: Netanyahu

There has always been an underlying skepticism of America in the Arab world based primarily on the US historic support of Israel , concomitant with our antagonism towards the Palestinians. "I could s...

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Manchester bomber called his mother before attack, said 'forgive me'

Manchester bomber called his mother before attack, said 'forgive me'

Rudd added that she made it clear it "shouldn't happen again". Remnants of a backpack used by Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi . "It's very clear that this is a network that we are inve...

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FAA Proposes United Fine For Non-Airworthy Aircraft

FAA Proposes United Fine For Non-Airworthy Aircraft

The FAA alleges the aircraft was not airworthy during all 23 of the flights. "Failing to do so can create unsafe conditions". United has asked to meet the FAA to discuss the case. United has had a t...

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Labour twice as popular than the Tories with the punters

Labour twice as popular than the Tories with the punters

The Unite leader praised the party's manifesto, launched yesterday, but blamed the media's "constant attack" on Mr Corbyn and internal party divisions for Labour trailing in the polls. "I think it w...

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Macron tells Putin Syrian chemical weapons are a 'red line'

WikiLeaks, which posted online hacked emails from Hillary Clinton's campaign during last year's USA presidential race, tweeted a link to the campaign documents. The French President yesterday said...

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Trump to decide on USA role in Paris climate deal next week

Trump to decide on USA role in Paris climate deal next week

A joint statement, issued as the Taormina summit came to a close, said: "The US is in the process of reviewing its policies on climate change and on the Paris Agreement and thus is not in a positi...

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Nancy Pelosi says Trump should respect others, honor facts

Nancy Pelosi says Trump should respect others, honor facts

On what's almost the 30th anniversary of her service in the United States Congress, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi spoke in San Francisco on Tuesday to a sold-out crowd at the Commonwealth Club....

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Aziz: No order by ICJ on Jadhav's consular access

Quaderi said as a prime minister Sharif has "failed totally" while a Pakistan military court has sentenced Jadhav to death in a frivolous case. "None has the right to dictate us about our security",...

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger 'set to sign new two-year deal'

But hey, almost a couple of weeks on from the end of the Premier League season, things are already looking up for Gooners everywhere. The manager has agreed to make some changes to the way he runs t...

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Donald Trump says he favours more money for health care

Donald Trump says he favours more money for health care

It's at the mercy of the president, and right now it's someone whose views are at odds with the state's best interests. On the substance of this issue, Trump is on solid ground . Throughout the wee...

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Jeremy Corbyn fights back after childcare funding gaffe

Theresa May has said Jeremy Corbyn would go naked into negotiations with the European Union during her Brexit speech in Wolverhampton. Speaking in Wolverhampton, Mrs May said that, with Brexi...

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Man yelled racial slurs before machete attack

Man yelled racial slurs before machete attack

A California man is facing hate crime and other charges after police say he stabbed a black man with a machete after yelling racial slurs. Clearlake police said officers were called to the Beach Fro...

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Death toll rises in Philippine troops' assault on militants

He said a top Filipino militant is believed to have been killed during the fight. Violence erupted last Tuesday after a failed army raid to capture a top militant, Isnilon Hapilon , a leader of th...

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Hassan Rouhani wins second term as Iran president

With almost 40 million votes in Friday's hard-fought poll counted so far on Saturday, Rouhani was leading the race with 56.88 percent, the report said quoting the interior ministry. Despite increase...

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Labour pledges major roll out of free childcare to tackle 'patchy support'

European leaders were determined to take a hard approach and wouldn't allow Corbyn time to pause and figure out his moves, she said, in a sly reference to the Labour leader's vehicle crash interview w...

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Suspected Manchester Arena Bomber Had 'Desire For Revenge'

Suspected Manchester Arena Bomber Had 'Desire For Revenge'

United Kingdom counter-terror police have also arrested Ismail, the bomber's other sibling. One theory is that Abedi was part of a larger circle of fanatics that included Mohamed Abrini , known as ...

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India would stick to climate accord even if US pulled out

India would stick to climate accord even if US pulled out

Trump posted a tweet Tuesday saying "we have a MASSIVE trade deficit with Germany, plus they pay FAR LESS than they should on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation & military". Merkel was hosting a pre...

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Trump's communications aide steps down

Politico reported that Dubke told the media outlet that he expects to go back to Black Rock. "This White House is filled with some of the finest and hardest working men and women in the American ...

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Macron meets Putin, warns over Syrian chemical weapons

Macron meets Putin, warns over Syrian chemical weapons

Monday's meeting - during which Macron and Putin were also scheduled to tour an exhibition marking the 300th anniversary of Russian Czar Peter the Great's trip to Paris - was scheduled to dis...

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After leak, United Kingdom stops sharing bombing intelligence with US

After leak, United Kingdom stops sharing bombing intelligence with US

The arrest was made following searches at an address in the town of Nuneaton in central England, and is the first outside the Manchester area. Two of those people have been released . She add...

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Trump's communications director Mike Dubke resigns

Adjectives used by Spicer included "extraordinary", "unprecedented" and "historic". Spicer responded by saying that instances "like that" are frustrating. Trump's press team have been left humiliate...

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Trump lashes out at Germany over trade and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, promises 'change'

Mr Spicer said however that the U.S. president respects Ms Merkel and that the pair "continue to grow the bonds" forged during the in-person meetings. "Election campaign or no election campaign, i...

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Iran says USA weapons sale to Saudi to jeopardize regional security

Some regarded his speech as a positive step towards Muslims. The official said that the White House was not distracted by the ongoing Russian Federation controversy, asserting that they were "very f...

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Alleged leaks are deeply troubling, grave security threat

Alleged leaks are deeply troubling, grave security threat

President Donald Trump arrived at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation headquarters here Thursday under a cloud of suspicion about the security of foreign intelligence shared with the United States, a c...

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Fears grow of increasing Daesh foothold in Philippines

Fears grow of increasing Daesh foothold in Philippines

Opposition lawmakers and former government officials meanwhile are set to ask the Supreme Court to junk President Duterte's Proclamation 216 declaring martial law and suspending the writ of habeas c...

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Syria 'categorically' denies U.S. accusations of mass killings

Syria's Foreign Ministry denied on Tuesday a recent USA report that the Syrian authorities are using crematorium to hide mass killing in a military prison near capital Damascus . When asked wh...

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Graham 'surprised' Comey will testify publicly

Former FBI director James Comey. The President also dismissed reports that he demanded loyalty pledge from former FBI Director James Comey at a private dinner.Trump responded saying, "No, I didn't...

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Three climbers dead and one missing near summit of Mount Everest

Three climbers dead and one missing near summit of Mount Everest

University lecturer Francesco Marchetti, 54, from Mackay, was climbing down the north side of Mount Everest when he began suffering altitude sickness at around 8000 metres. Tsering Wange, Anshu's hu...

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Putin, Macron discuss situation in Korean peninsula

Macron said he spoke to Putin about LGBT rights in Chechnya, and about the rights of embattled NGOs in Russian Federation and vowed that he would be "constantly vigilant" on these issues. Macron, 39, ...

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Regrettably, We Must Report That Donald Trump Is Back On His Bullshit

He has signaled he will make a decision on whether to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement. Finally, he attended the G-7 Summit in Taormina, Italy. And of course, his criteria for determining w...

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Normalcy restored in Kashmir

They said similar reports of restoration of normalcy were received from other districts of the valley. The separatist leadership had given the shutdown call against this killing and the authorities ...

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