Global News

Attorney General Sessions Denies Secret Meeting With Russia Envoy

Attorney General Sessions Denies Secret Meeting With Russia Envoy Sessions responded: "I am not stonewalling". "Our Department of Justice rules on proper communication between the department and the White House have been in place for years". Sessions said in so many words that he couldn't read Trump's mind, and that as a matter of long-standing policy he wasn't going to repeat conversations he had on the topic with the president. [Full Article...]

A morning's baseball drill becomes an assault on Republicans

A morning's baseball drill becomes an assault on Republicans Scalise, the Republican House Majority Whip from the New Orleans suburb of Jefferson, was shot at a ballpark where he and other Congressional practiced for the annual Republican Vs. Then the aide and the lobbyist were struck as the gunman moved methodically around the fence and toward the home-plate backstop. Then many more shots, and Capitol Police returned fire. [Full Article...]

Pakistan becomes member of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO)

At the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, both the leaders addressed for the need of a coordinated efforts and approach to fight terrorism in the region by clamping down on terror funds. Heads of states of China , Kazakhstan, Russia , Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan congratulated Pakistan and India after signing documents for their membership. [Full Article...]

Dad of freed student says son was 'brutalized'

Dad of freed student says son was 'brutalized' Otto Warmbier , a 22-year-old University of Virginia student from Cincinnati , was just released from North Korea after being detained and imprisoned there for 18 months. Why was he in North Korea? Joseph Yun, U.S. special representative for North Korea policy. In April and May, North Korea detained two other Korean Americans, both of them affiliated with the Pyongyang University of ... [Full Article...]

Cattle slaughter ban: Centre gets SC notice

Cattle slaughter ban: Centre gets SC notice Petitions had challenged the earlier May 23 notification which prohibited the sale of cattle such as cows, bulls, buffaloes, camels, heifers for the objective of slaughter, claiming that the new rules are arbitrary, illegal and unconstitutional. [Full Article...]

Varadkar becomes Ireland's first openly gay prime minister

Mr Varadkar was seconded by one of the Dail's newest TDs, Josepha Madigan, of Dublin Rathdown, who was elected in February previous year. Varadkar will become taoiseach when he is appointed by President Michael D Higgins later today. [Full Article...]

Sessions denies 3rd meeting with Russians

Sessions denies 3rd meeting with Russians But Sessions' lack of any briefing on Russian election meddling raises the question of who is in charge of preventing a state-sponsored cyber attack. His testimony came just six days after James Comey , the fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director, appeared before the same committee. Comey told the House Intelligence Committee on March 20 that the FBI was investigating Moscow's role in th... [Full Article...]

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull Mocks Donald Trump In Leaked Video

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull Mocks Donald Trump In Leaked Video But a sample of Mr Turnbull's speech, in which he mocked Mr Trump for his lack of popularity in the polls, was later posted on Instagram before the full audio was leaked to media. However things had seemed on the mend, after the pair met in NY last month. "It was the most handsome putting-me-at-ease ever". "We take this with the good humour that was intended", the embassy said. [Full Article...]

U.S. left with more questions than answers after Sessions' testimony

U.S. left with more questions than answers after Sessions' testimony What Sessions didn't explain is why he waited a month to tell the public - and his own associates - that he had stepped aside from the probe. Comey himself had a riveting appearance before the same Senate panel last week, with some key moments centered on Sessions. [Full Article...]

It's President Trump's 71st birthday

ADVERTISEMENTNeither former President nor President ever reached 60 percent in the survey, while George W. Bush reached the 60 percent disapproval mark almost five years into his presidency. " Melania and I are grateful for their heroism", he said, referring to First Lady Melania Trump , "and praying for the swift recovery of all victims". [Full Article...]

Cosby jury ends first day of deliberations without a verdict

Jurors were bused from Pittsburgh to the Montgomery County courthouse outside Philadelphia and sequestered in hotels during the trial. The 79-year-old disgraced comedian was on trial for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman at his Philadelphia home more than 13 years ago. [Full Article...]

Rep. Scalise Among Multiple Shot at Congressional Baseball Practice in Va.

Until recently, he ran a home-inspection business out of his home in Belleville, Ill., across the Mississippi River from St. Louis. The two Capitol Police officers who were injured have been identified as David Bailey and Krystal Griner, according to House Speaker Paul Ryan. [Full Article...]

Pakistani PM to appear before panel probing graft charges

Pakistani PM to appear before panel probing graft charges The scrutiny of Sharif has gripped Pakistan , but the investigation - ordered by the Supreme Court - has become increasingly politicized. Security around Islamabad's Federal Judicial Academy , where the Joint Investigation Team probing the case has its offices, has been tightened ahead of Sharif's expected visit. [Full Article...]

G-7 Reiterates, without US Support, Commitment to Paris Agreement

G-7 Reiterates, without US Support, Commitment to Paris Agreement Some studies suggest the United States will cut emissions as much as 19 percent by 2025 if it simply moves forward as is, he said. Almost 150 countries, including Canada, have ratified the Paris Agreement which calls for action to reduce pollution that traps heat in the atmosphere and to help developing countries adapt to climate change and cope with threats to their survival. [Full Article...]

Who Is Suspected Shooter James T. Hodgkinson?

Stocky, with graying hair and a well-trimmed mustache-goatee combination, Hodgkinson was a strong critic of Trump's administration and the Republican-controlled Congress. Hodgkinson was clearly passionate about progressive politics. Representative Ron De Santis said that a man matching Hodgkinson's description approached him prior to the shooting and asked "whether it was Republicans or Democrat... [Full Article...]

Qatar withdraws troops from Djibouti-Eritrea border mission

Qatar withdraws troops from Djibouti-Eritrea border mission The current crisis in the Gulf is said to be the gravest that the Gulf Cooperation Council has faced in its almost four decades of existence, although Qatar's relations with Saudi and some other Arab neighbours have not always been good. It is believed that when US President Donald Trump supported Arab countries to "isolate" governments supporting "terrorism" and even accused Iran of de-stabiliz... [Full Article...]

James Comey comments clear me of allegations

When asked if he thought Trump was trying to obstruct justice or simply trying to help Flynn save face, Comey said, " I don't think it's for me to say whether the conversation I had with the president was an effort to obstruct". In his testimony, Comey also said Trump asked him in January to pledge loyalty to the president, an unusual request that would put in doubt the independence of the Federa... [Full Article...]

May Loses Majority In UK Election, Throws Brexit Into Turmoil

May Loses Majority In UK Election, Throws Brexit Into Turmoil But Johnson said he backed May. Senior Conservatives-even before the exit poll came out last night-suggested that she would not be allowed to fight a second general election campaign. Asked if she is now just a caretaker leader, May noted that "I said during the election campaign that if elected I would intend to serve a full term". [Full Article...]

U.S. agreed to sell F-15 jets to Qatar

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis and representatives from Qatar were set to meet on Wednesday to seal the agreement, a source familiar with the deal told Reuters . Asked about Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's call for the UAE and other Gulf countries to take de-escalation measures to ease the crisis, Otaiba said, "That's not going to happen". [Full Article...]

Jonathan Walters rues what could have been for Ireland against Austria

Jonathan Walters rues what could have been for Ireland against Austria Still, he couldn't quite let the referee's role in it all go with the 25-year-old adamant, it seemed, that the incident late on which he seemed to pile both Stefan Lainer and the ball into the back of the net should have amounted to a winning goal . [Full Article...]


« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711  Next »