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House panel issues subpoenas for Flynn, others

Lawyers for Flynn's team sent the committee a written response Tuesday indicating that Flynn would begin providing records in response to subpoenas by June 6,...


Malawi Yet To Eliminate Child Labour

They kill, maim, injure and force people to flee their homes; destroy livelihoods, push people into poverty and starvation, and trap many in situations without ...


Merkel assumes May will stick to Brexit talks plan

Speaking in Mexico, Ms Merkel told a news conference: "We are ready for the negotiations". "We want to negotiate quickly, we want to stick to the time pla...


Mumbai crime: Was actress Kritika Chaudhary murdered? Cops to probe

She also marked her Bollywood debut with Kangana Ranaut starrer "Rajjo' in 2015". The door was broken down and the decomposed body of the resident, identified...


Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian - Italy investigative source

Italian newspaper Corriere Della Sera said Zaghba was born in Fez in January 1995 to a Moroccan father and Italian mother. He and two other suspects mowed d...


May's top aides resign after UK election fiasco

In a resignation statement on the ConservativeHome website, Mr Timothy acknowledged one of his regrets was the way Mrs May's social care policy, dubbed the "d...


Gunda' remark row: Karat says army chief is making objectionable statements

The BJP has also asked Congress President Sonia Gandhi to apologise. After an uproar erupted over Mr Dikshit's remark, Mr Rahul Gandhi distanced himself and t...


Democratic Unionist Party agree 'confidence deal' with Conservatives

Nevertheless, after this poor showing, Conservatives are unlikely to want May to be their figurehead during the next election, so it seems fairly likely she'l...


Panama switches diplomatic recognition from Taiwan to China

Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen attended a ceremony to mark the opening of the expanded Panama Canal past year in an effort to shore up ties with its Latin A...


British Writer Eats His Book On Live TV Show

The current edition has no entry for Labor Party, but does say, "British spellings, when they differ from American, are acceptable only in particular cases such...


India's Modi to meet President Trump for first time

India's foreign ministry said the two leaders' discussions "will provide a new direction for deeper bilateral engagement". The meeting will also further conso...


Mattis turns up heat on North Korea and China

The UN Security Council on Friday (Saturday in Manila) imposed sanctions on 18 North Korean officials and entities as the United States vowed to respond to Py...


Austria star David Alaba hits out at Ireland for 'long ball' tactics

After qualifying for the global showpiece, Randolph has his heart set on his first World Cup with Ireland and victory over Austria in Dublin will put them...


Shia Man sentenced to death for Facebook posting

Raza was arrested in Bahawalpur , 600 km south of Islamabad, and was sentenced to death on Saturday by a local court . The country has never executed anyone...


Shia man in Pak gets death sentence for blasphemous content on

There have been calls in recent times to amend the blasphemy laws. Share with Us - We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article, and...


DUP to support minority Tory government after 'confidence and supply' deal reached

The SNP also lost key figures such as Angus Robertson, the SNP's leader at Westminster and Alex Salmond, former party leader and former First Minister of Scotla...


Boris Johnson denies plot to topple UK PM Theresa May

Among the casualties was Alex Salmond, a former first minister of Scotland and one of the party's highest-profile lawmakers. Her main opponent - Labour Party ...


UK leader May strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party

But May soldiered on Friday, re-appointing senior ministers to her Cabinet and holding talks with a small Northern Irish party about shoring up her minority gov...


N.Ireland's DUP says talks ongoing with PM May's Conservatives

In an indication of the unease within the party about the link-up with the DUP , Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson said she had demanded a "categoric assuranc...


DUP leader Arlene Foster to hold talks at No10 with Theresa May

The pound on Friday fell 1.7 percent against the US dollar and 1.4 percent against the euro. The former would result in the United Kingdom giving up full acce...


Clinging on to her job, Britain's May appoints new ministers

Downing St. said the Cabinet will discuss the agreement on Monday. Conservative Party loyalists urged her to change her leadership style, while critics talked...


UK prime minister's top aides resign after election fiasco

This week's election left the Conservatives several seats short of a majority in Parliament, so they are seeking a deal with the Northern Ireland-based DUP, w...


UK premier strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party

The Conservatives lost their House of Commons majority in Thursday's election and will not be able to govern without support from the DUP's 10 members of parlia...


A look at what a hung Parliament means for Britain

In the British Parliamentary system , If a party secures 326 seats in the House of Commons , its leader automatically becomes prime minister and would form a...


Israeli fire kills Palestinian near Gaza strip

Senior Hamas leader Musa Abu Marzouk, commenting on the Gulf diplomatic crisis , has said that "Arab differences are internal affairs". Qatar doesn't suppo...


United States airstrike destroys terrorist base in Somalia

White, the Pentagon's chief spokesperson, said in a statement. According to Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, the U.S. air strike targeted the al-Sh...


Hostage-taker in Australia had been acquitted of terror plot

This morning Islamic State's news agency, Amaq, claimed credit, saying "The attack in Melbourne, Australia was carried out by a soldier of the Islamic Sta...


Merkel urges speedy Brexit talks after UK vote

Guy Verhofstadt, the European Parliament's Brexit co-ordinator, described the General Election result as "yet another own goal" for the UK. That assertion lef...


Gaddafi's son, Saif, released from prison

In this March 10, 2011, file photo, Seif al-Islam, son of Libyan Leader Moammar Gadhafi, gestures as he speaks to supporters and the media in Tripoli , Libya. ...


Top Trump aide exits as wider White House overhaul expected

Another person whose name has been raised as a possible addition to the president's team is David Urban, a prominent Republican lobbyist, who also spent time ad...


Concerned EasyJet pilot diverts flight to Germany over suspicious talk

A London-bound easyJet flight was diverted to Cologne Saturday evening due to a " suspicious conversation " heard on board, with passengers evacuated on emergen...


Democratic Unionists in Northern Ireland may be election key

The move was denounced by Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, who called on her to stand aside and allow him to form an administration, declaring: "We are ready to ser...


Coats takes center stage with new questions of Trump interference

The nation's top intelligence officials refused to say whether or not President Trump asked them to try and undercut the FBI's investigation into a top form...


India will rehabilitate NSCN cadres: Rijiju

Even as members of the rival Thuingaleng Muivah-led NSCN is engaged in talks with New Delhi, Khaplang's forces have continued to wage war with Indian troops. Mr...


I'm willing to testify under oath about Comey claims

But Trump did depart from orthodoxy on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation in one dimension, suggesting at the press conference on Friday that North Atlantic Tre...


Led coalition strikes pro-Assad forces in Syria

This is not the first time the US-led coalition carries out air strikes against pro-Syrian government forces. "De-confliction zones" are areas inside Syria wh...


Turkey says Iraqi Kurdish independence vote a "grave mistake"

But Hoshiyar Zebari, a former Iraqi foreign and finance minister and now a senior adviser to Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) President Massoud Barzani, sai...


Iran arrests two suspects linked to attacks in Tehran

The woman blew herself up with an explosive vest, according to the ministry statement . It identified the men only by their first names, saying they did not ...


China's Xi tells India's Modi issues should be managed 'appropriately'

The leaders of India, China, Russia and Central Asian countries will discuss ways to combat terrorism and boost trade, including peace and security in the reg...


Garry Monk appointed new Middlesbrough manager

But after extensive talks with all three of them, Gibson has turned Monk just weeks after his shock decision to leave Elland Road. But Monk was always the f...


Samsung Goes Wide With Intense 49-Inch Gaming Monitor

As Samsung notes in its press release , gamers who buy a CHG90 "no longer need to worry about the logistics, expenses, and bezel interference that occur ...


Taylor Swift's music is returning to Spotify, Pandora, more

And, as The Verge notes , the new deal lets artists choose if they want to make their albums unavailable to new users for up to two weeks after they first co...


Uber CEO issued sex rules for 2013 party in South Beach

Alexander is, however, not among the 20 employees fired by Uber on Wednesday following a report by law firm Perkins Coie , which the company hired to look ...


Former Panamanian Dictator Manuel Noriega Dead At 83

Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela tweeted , "The death of Manuel A. Noriega closes a chapter in our history". A career military man, Noriega led the Pan...


Alleged leaker's parents fear Trump will be tough on case

The report , which was published online by The Intercept , does not say whether the hacking had any effect on election results. The affidavit says that ...


China likely to build more overseas military bases: Pentagon

The US defence department released a 94-page annual report showing advancement made by Chinese military in 2016. That estimate is significantly higher tha...


China May exports, imports beat forecasts

This led to a monthly trade surplus of 281.6 billion yuan, in contrast with a 262.3 billion yuan surplus in April. Imports jumped by 14.8 percent, but totaling ...


Horgan and Weaver respond to Premiers letter about Site C delays

NDP and the leader of the provincial Green party". Ben Chin, a spokesman in the premier's office, had on Tuesday referred questions on justification for the $...


Drone fired on US-backed forces near Syrian rebel camp

Col. Ryan Dillon , spokesman for the USA military's operations in Iraq and Syria against ISIS , told reporters during a phone briefing last week that the gr...


Actor Mamta Kulkarni declared absconding in ephedrine haul case

M Patwardhan ordered, "It is pronounced and declared that the accused Mamta Kulkarni and Vicky Goswami are the proclaimed offenders". The Thane District Court...