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SNP to launch General Election manifesto

Nicola Sturgeon has called on voters to give her a mandate to "demand a place for Scotland " during the upcoming Brexit negotiations. Davidson's jovial media persona - never shy of mounting a ta...

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Sweden drops rape probe against Julian Assange

He has been there ever since, fearing that if he is arrested he might ultimately be extradited to the United States to face charges related to WikiLeaks' publication of classified American documen...

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Politics Professor Weighs In On McCain Asia-Pacific Trip

Crossbench senator Nick Xenophon said Australia needed to be very careful about getting involved needlessly in a dispute in the South China Sea. He also made a point to reassure his audience in S...

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Pentagon Conducts First Test to Shoot Down Intercontinental Ballistic Missile

North Korean state television (KRT) aired on Tuesday video of Kim apparently giving field guidance at the test fire of a Scud-type ballistic missile, which reportedly took place the previous day. Sinc...

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United States election claims fiction, insists Vladimir Putin

The claims of Russian interference were driven by the "desire of those who lost the US elections to improve their standing", Putin said in the interview recorded during his Monday visit to France. "Ma...

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European Commission: Brexit Not to Affect 2018 EU Budget

However, Oettinger believed that it was hard to predict all possible consequences of the United Kingdom withdrawal from the European Union this year, and therefore, the EU states should discuss whet...

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McCain: 'I'd throw the Turkish ambassador out' over violence in DC

McCain: 'I'd throw the Turkish ambassador out' over violence in DC

But D.C.'s police chief said on Wednesday that some may be protected by diplomatic immunity. The U.S. State Department voiced concerns Wednesday about the violent confrontation outside the Turkish ...

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Journalist Kidnapped Across Border — Georgia/Azerbaijan

Journalist Kidnapped Across Border — Georgia/Azerbaijan

According to Agalarli, the two were having dinner in a café on Orbeliani Square near Tbilisi's central Rustaveli Avenue, which, according to Mukhtarli's wife, is 15 minutes away from the place they w...

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Car bombs kill 20 in central Baghdad in Iraq

A huge fireball engulfs a building, forcing cars to scramble to get away. A few hours later, another auto bomb detonated during morning rush hour near the government's Public Pension Office near t...

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Wary Of North Korea, U.S. Destroys Mock Warhead Over The Pacific

A missile targeting the US mainland was launched from the Marshall Islands located near the equator in the Pacific Ocean on Wednesday. Sensors on the target sent back "target acquisition and tracking ...

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'Russian officials must be laughing at the US'

The president is also reported to be putting together a team of legal advisers to help him navigate the Russian Federation probe that is the subject of multiple investigations - one each by two chamb...

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USA tests ICBM interceptor system first time in three years

The United States on Tuesday tested its intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) interceptor system for the first time in three years, in the wake of a series of North Korean missile tests. The test ...

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With eyes on North Korea, US successfully destroys mock ICBM over Pacific

The Pentagon on Tuesday will for the first time test its ability to shoot down an intercontinental ballistic missile using its own upgraded long-range interceptor missile in what is being widely seen ...

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Russians 'discussed how to influence Trump via his aides'

Russians 'discussed how to influence Trump via his aides'

The leaders of the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee said on Tuesday they would subpoena two of Flynn's businesses after he declined to hand over documents in its separate Russian Federation probe....

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South Korea parliament endorses new prime minister

South Korea parliament endorses new prime minister

The ruling party has been trying to persuade the main opposition party to change its mind - with the hope of being able to put up the PM nominee's appointment to a full floor vote during a plenary ses...

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Social media rushes to define Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

Social media rushes to define Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

Late on Tuesday, President Trump wrote: 'Despite the constant negative press covfefe'. US President Donald Trump has been subject to widespread criticism on social media after he incorrectly tweeted...

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Social media users baffled by Donald Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

Many have speculated the comment was meant to read "press coverage" and was an accident but thousands began to poke fun at President Trump . But after hours went by with the president caring little t...

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"How much will it cost?" Corbyn fumbles childcare policy launch

The prime minister's speech to Tory activists also touched on numerous running themes of her campaign, renewing the pledge to "put government at the service of ordinary working people". The CCHQ has r...

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Staff shakeup looms in US White House

Staff shakeup looms in US White House

In a statement given to the New York Times , Mr Trump praised the "great job" Mr Kushner is doing. He is respected by virtually everyone and is working on programs that will save our country b...

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Philippines lawmakers want debate on martial law

Philippines lawmakers want debate on martial law

A politician involved in efforts to evacuate residents, Zia Alonto Adiong, said authorities had cleared 85 per cent of the city but reclaiming the rest would be a challenge because they were dense urb...

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Pistol-packing princess gives Belgian PM an earful

Pistol-packing princess gives Belgian PM an earful

Belgian's Prime Minister has been forced to seek medical treatment amid fears he may have damaged his hearing in a freakish incident. The French-speaking prime minister had to postpone an appearance...

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Portland stabbing suspect yells slogans at court hearing

Portland stabbing suspect yells slogans at court hearing

The rally's organizer Joey Gibson, told KGW ( http://bit.ly/2rkrPbI ) he is a libertarian promoting free speech. During his court appearance, he ranted from behind protective glass about free speech...

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Glasgow breast surgeon jailed for 15 years for series of needless operations

Glasgow breast surgeon jailed for 15 years for series of needless operations

But the man described as "like God" by one, lied to his patients exaggerating or inventing the risk of cancer to convince them to go under his knife. Paterson was handed 15 years for each count of w...

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Manchester: UK resumes intelligence-sharing after USA leak

Greater Manchester Police Chief Constable Ian Hopkins said Thursday that it was "absolutely understandable" that the leaks to USA media had caused the victims' families distress, but he would not c...

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Germany's Gabriel says ties with U.S.

Germany's Gabriel says ties with U.S. "difficult", will improve

The German leader appeared to clarify remarks she made over the weekend that suggested Germany could no longer rely on Washington , and that European nations should stick together. anymore....

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Apparently Officials Were Warned About The Manchester Bomber Five Years Ago

Greater Manchester Police declined to comment on the BBC report but prime minister Theresa May said she would raise the issue in a one-to-one meeting with U.S. He said he heard that Salman's ...

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Bangladesh raises highest danger warning as cyclone takes aim

Moving northeastwards, it concentrated into a deep depression in the afternoon and into a cyclonic storm " MORA " over eastcentral BoB in the late evening of May 28. The storm will bring high winds an...

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Could The Horrific Manchester Attack Have Been Averted?

Could The Horrific Manchester Attack Have Been Averted?

US President Donald Trump says that "deeply troubling" leaks to US media about the Manchester suicide bombing will be investigated, after irate British police briefly stopped sharing information w...

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Trump aide Dubke announces resignation

Former Trump deputy campaign manager David Bossie said the White House needs to "bring in some talent who are dedicated to the president's agenda". "A lot of people within the White House have v...

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Pair of ISIS bombings in central Baghdad kill at least 27 people

Pair of ISIS bombings in central Baghdad kill at least 27 people

The Shi'ite militias are backing the Alawite-dominated Assad government in Syria , and the Shi'ite-dominated Abadi government in neighboring Iraq. "The enemy (IS group) is in a state of collapse an...

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Trump's First Foreign Trip A Show of

Trump's First Foreign Trip A Show of "American Strength"

He added that it is "very possible that those sources don't exist but are made up by fake news writers". White House officials are said to be setting up a "war room" to tackle claims about ties be...

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Leaving Paris accord will harm United States global influence — UN leader

Leaving Paris accord will harm United States global influence — UN leader

He then tweeted that he would make an announcement this week. Pruitt has been a vocal proponent of withdrawing from the accord. "There are many good arguments that in my opinion should lead an adm...

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Trump tweets against Germany

Describing Germany as among India's "most important partners" globally, which is the 7th largest source of foreign direct investment (FDI) into India, the Prime Minister cited the examples of German...

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Great white shark jumps into Australian pensioner's boat

Great white shark jumps into Australian pensioner's boat

Terry Selwood was wetting his line just off the coast at Evans Head when the beast of a thing jumped four feet out of the water and fell straight into his boat. "I think next time I might find a c...

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Bryce Harper, Hunter Strickland trade punches in Washington Nationals' 3-0 win

Harper, not wanting to be Strickland's punching bag did not take kindly to the situation and he charged the mound. Strickland was eventually dragged away by teammates to the dugout. While Harper was...

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Weird faceless fish discovered in deep sea abyss

Weird faceless fish discovered in deep sea abyss

The researchers believe the 16-inch fish is the same type as a specimen caught during a scientific expedition by a British vessel in the Coral Sea, far to the north, in the 1870s. Dragonfish, found on...

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China funding multibillion-dollar railway in Kenya

China funding multibillion-dollar railway in Kenya

The new railway has courted controversy, with accusations of corruption dogging construction, concerns over the impact on wildlife and the eventual tax burden on Kenyans. China Eximbank met 90% of the...

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Sean Spicer returns to White House role, immediately lets loose on media

When Spicer was asked whether Trump believes human activity contributes to global warming, the press secretary responded, "Honestly, I haven't asked him". Dubke founded Crossroads Media, a GOP firm th...

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Australian girl on vacation killed in Baghdad auto bomb blast

A 12-year-old Victorian schoolgirl was at an ice cream parlour during a trip to Iraq to visit a sick family member when she was killed in a terrorist attack. "This tragedy underscores the brutality of...

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President Trump pushes for Mideast peace, but avoids thorny details

President Trump pushes for Mideast peace, but avoids thorny details

He'll later to lay a wreath at the Yad Vashem, a Holocaust memorial, and deliver a speech at the Israeli Museum. The White House struggled to answer the question. President Donald Trump on Tuesday...

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