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PM Modi, Pak PM Sharif exchange greetings at Kazakhstan's Astana Opera

PM Modi said that connectivity with SCO countries is a great priority for India. Chinese President Xi Jinping met Modi on the sidelines of the summit and ...


Turkey's FM heads to Riyadh to mediate the Qatar crisis

President Trump who signed a multi-billion dollar defence deal when he toured Saudi Arabia and other Arabian nations just last week seems to be enjoying the t...


Crooked Hill Road exit sign altered to read Crooked Hillary

President Trump said in May that he fired Comey in part because of his disclosures a year ago about the FBI's investigation into Clinton's private email serv...


AG Rosenstein sees no reason to fire Mueller

Neal Katyal spelled out three ways to thwart this kind of criminal probe in a Washington Post piece titled, "Trump or Congress can still block Robert Muell...


No longer out of bounds: Trump allies question Mueller probe

Rosenstein continued to defend the investigation and the Department of Justice's oversight, saying "I can assure you we're going to do the right thing and defen...


Srikanth downs World No 1, enters final

He won the China Open in 2014 and India Open in 2015 before losing to compatriot B Sai Praneeth in the final of the Singapore Open earlier this year. Chen, th...


Russia beat New Zealand in Confederations Cup opener

Petersburg. Former Legia Warsaw coach Cherchesov will take charge of his first competitive game at the helm of the host nation against New Zealand in St P...


Oil trades near seven-month low

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI ) crude futures were at $44.56 per barrel, up 10 cents, or 0.2 percent. "The outlook for oil hinges on the effectiveness of...


Trump Weighs Firing Mueller, According To Confidante

Trump supporters are mounting a campaign to have the US President fire Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller , who is tasked with investigating Russian subversion...


Kathy Griffin Says She's Getting Death Threats After Controversial Video

At a rambling press conference overnight, Griffin tearfully predicted her career is over and said Mr Trump "broke me". The fallout led CNN to fire Griffin ...


Britain, EU to begin Brexit negotiations on Monday

The Prime Minister made no mention of the ongoing deliberations in the Commons , but Jeremy Corbyn did. Addressing a packed House, she urged MPs to "come...


Trump Cheerleaders Turn on Special Counsel Mueller

Some of Mr Trump's allies have begun questioning Mr Mueller's credibility as the investigation intensifies. Acknowledging the limits of his own authority,...


White House officials deny claim Trump seeking Mueller firing

That appeared to include Gingrich, who until recently expressed support for Mueller's appointment on the grounds that it would alleviate pressure in the Russian...


EU's Brexit negotiator puts pressure on UK

For Brussels , a concern with starting talks on such models would be that Brexit supporters might end up blocking them, raising the risk of time running out to...


Trump on Scalise's condition: 'He's in some trouble'

Republican congressman Steve Scalise is "in some trouble" after being shot at a baseball field but "he's going to be okay, we hope", Donald Trump said. She...


Jeremy Corbyn enjoys kickabout as politics takes a backseat

As May struggled to contain the fallout, her two closest aides resigned. The change was unlikely to significantly quell unrest within the party. The Labo...


UK Parliament opening date set, suggesting Tory deal reached

The Irish republican party will join the other four main parties in Northern Ireland in Downing Street on Thursday , June 15 as Conservative talks with t...


Reports say Mueller probe now examining possible obstruction

Rosenstein . ABC News reported Friday that sources within the Department of Justice said Rosenstein had acknowleged that he could have to recuse himsel...


Escaped Georgia prison inmates recaptured in Tennessee

Bill Miller from the Tennessee Highway Patrol said late Friday. That's when authorities say Dubose and Rowe overpowered and killed two corrections officers ...


Secret Service says it doesn't have any Trump tapes

The White House is now referring inquiries about the existence, or nonexistence, of recording devices in the Oval Office to President Donald Trump's personal ...


Man who shot congressman was living in van, called a loner

High-ranking Congressman Steve Scalise , R-Louisiana, was seriously injured and remains hospitalized. Pence said he and his wife, Karen, were praying for S...


Trump says British election results 'surprising'

And the party that everyone is talking about now is the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) who Theresa May says will work with the Conservatives to help form a...


American student freed from N.Korea suffering from severe brain injury

A United Nations Special Rapporteur has called for respect for the human rights of detainees in North Korea , after the release of U.S. student Otto Warmbie...


Anantnag encounter: 5 policemen killed in Achabal ambush by terrorists

When the encounter was on, locals started pelting stones at the security forces. Mattoo, who carries a bounty of Rs 10 lakh on his head, was involved in a day...


British Airways resumes flights from London airports following global computer outage

The airline, however, has denied the workers' union claim. "At this stage we are aiming to operate a near-normal schedule of flights from Gatwick and the ma...


Brexit: The clock's ticking, European Union warns UK

On a visit to Paris on Tuesday evening where she met with French President Emmanuel Macron, May described the talks with the DUP as "productive". The prime ...


Flying cattle class: Qatar to airlift 4000 cows to break siege

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates , Egypt and Bahrain have cut off sea traffic to Qatar as part of severing diplomatic ties to the tiny, energy-rich nat...


DUP head: Talks with UK Conservatives going well

She said: "I think there is a unity of goal among people in the United Kingdom". Under the deal, the party would offer support for key votes, such as backin...


Congress Seeks Normalcy, Heads Back To Work After Shooting

Gabby Giffords of Arizona was hit in the head and grievously injured while meeting with constituents at a supermarket parking lot in 2011. The hospital treati...


The Congressional baseball game is a long-running, bipartisan tradition

Bleeding from his leg, he said he ran as fast as he could and jumped into the first base dugout with Rep. Williams attempting to take cover from the shooter. Ro...


Lynch action on Clinton inquiry 'totally illegal'

Ms. Lynch stated that she would accept the recommendations of the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the Clinton probe. It's obvious that you Comey-worshipper...


Special counsel investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice

The three officials the Post says Mueller is interviewing are Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats , National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers a...


Canada denies it wants G20 to drop mention of Paris climate pact

BOLOGNA, Italy The United States refused to sign up to the Group of Seven major industrialized economies' statement on climate change and plans to fund ...


Turkey asks US envoy to oppose arrest warrants

Newsham said that the State Department cooperated with MPD and helped identify the suspects using visa and passport photos. Eyup Yildirim was arrested at hi...


Afghanistan Situation is Obama's Fault, Mattis Says

During Wednesday's hearing, Mattis laid some of the blame for the current situation in Afghanistan on Obama's timeline, noting that pulling forces at a predeter...


McIlroy returning from another injury at Wisconsin major

No one was happier than Rory McIlroy . "If there's no wind for four days, that would be highly unusual, but they'll definitely shoot lower scores", said Ex...


American hostage freed by North Korea arrives home in a coma

Yun scored a breakthrough when the North Korean delegation agreed to allow Swedish diplomats in Pyongyang, who handle USA affairs there, to visit the American p...


Trump accuses Comey of lying, offers to talk to Special Counsel

Republican Representative Mike Conaway and Democratic Representative Adam Schiff said they had also written to Don McGahn, the White House counsel, and asked...


Former NBA player Dennis Rodman arrives in North Korea

Asked whether he had spoken with Trump about his trip, Rodman said: "I'm pretty sure he's pretty much happy with the fact that I'm over here trying to accompl...


Kirsten Powers destroys ex-Trump aide Miller for calling Kamala Harris 'hysterical'

As a member of the Senate Intelligence Committee responsible for investigating Russian interference with the 2016 election and connections between the country a...


Israel and New Zealand agree to restore diplomatic ties

Israel on Tuesday said it will restore its diplomatic relations with New Zealand, returning its Israeli ambassador to Wellington, months after the two countries...


Mother fears woman accused of leak will be made an example

The indictment filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court charges 25-year-old Reality Winner with a single count of illegally retaining and transmitting national ...


Theresa May Announces Plan To Form Government After Queen's Approval

Timothy was widely cited as the main proponent among May's aides for a botched plan for elderly social care that caused a major backlash from Conservative suppo...


Britain's May seeks deal to cling to power

She named her Cabinet Sunday, keeping most of the ministers in their posts and even appointing an old adversary, Michael Gove, to the post of environment secret...


UK prime minister makes Cabinet appointments

Damian Green , who previously served as the United Kingdom work and pensions secretary, has been promoted to first secretary of state and minister for the Cab...


United Kingdom prime minister's top aides resign after election fiasco

She was the hard-working vicar's daughter who eschewed gossip and focused on "getting the job done", with her flamboyant shoes the only sign of rebellion. The a...


Residents being evacuated from burning building

Authorities initially received the call at 12:54 a.m.to the fire that stretched from the second floor to the top. In a statement posted to Twitter , Londo...


Trump accuses ex-FBI director Comey of cowardice over 'leaks'

While Comey did not make a determination on that fact, he did say he was "sure" that the special counsel in the investigation into possible links with the Tru...


Australia Braces for Renewed Climate Wars

Treasurer Scott Morrison has warned the federal government can't continue with existing energy policy because it's hurting families and the economy. "It show...


Democratic Rep. Sherman Drafts Article of Impeachment Against Trump

It cites Trump requesting then FBI director James Comey to curtail the bureau's investigation into Flynn and then later terminating Comey and admitting that...