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North Korea rejects UNSC statement condemning its missile firing

North Korea rejects UNSC statement condemning its missile firing

US Disarmament Ambassador Robert Wood said yesterday that China's leverage was key. "That would be the easiest way to maximise on the benefits", he pointed out. There was no immediate response from ...

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Georgia carries out first execution of 2017

Georgia carries out first execution of 2017

As of 11:00 p.m. (EST), Ledford had not been put to death. Local television stations in the southern USA state said death row inmate J.W. Ledford, 45, was pronounced dead at 1:17 am (0517 GMT). Afte...

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Sean Spicer Wants You to Know That the Tweet Speaks for Itself

Sean Spicer Wants You to Know That the Tweet Speaks for Itself

The first series of questions Spicer faced in the briefing centered around the tweet. "The president has a chance to clean up the mess he mostly created", Graham said, adding: "I have no evidence th...

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Macron team to announce candidates for parliamentary election

Macron team to announce candidates for parliamentary election

Macron will be inaugurated on Sunday and the centrist's victory over far-right leader Marine Le Pen is threatening to rapidly re-draw the French political map. But he won just 6.4 percent of the first...

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Putin offers to give Congress notes of Trump's meeting

OIL: Benchmark U.S. crude rose 13 cents to $48.79 per barrel in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange while Brent crude, used to price global oils, was up 24 cents to $51.89 per bar...

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Boris Johnson's mention of alcohol in Sikh temple raises hackles

Boris Johnson's mention of alcohol in Sikh temple raises hackles

Johnson, whose wife is of Sikh origin, was forced to apologise for raising the issue of high tariffs on Scotch whisky imports into India, which could be brought down if a free trade deal is struck bet...

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Trump asked Comey to drop Flynn investigation

Trump asked Comey to drop Flynn investigation

During the meeting in Feburary, Comey and Trump were initially in the Oval Office with other senior national security officials for a terrorism threat briefing. President Donald Trump arrives at John ...

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Pentagon: North Korea Is a Liability for China, Not an Asset

Pentagon: North Korea Is a Liability for China, Not an Asset

US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley pledged Tuesday that the US plans to " tighten the screws " on North Korea's nuclear ambitions. Echoing her earlier comments, calling North Korean leader Kim Jong...

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Fallout over Comey memo, Trump's intel disclosures persists

James Comey, whose firing as Federal Bureau of Investigation director last week triggered a political firestorm, wrote a memo detailing Trump's comments to him in February saying "I hope you can let...

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Comey firing: Besieged White House denies, defends as new bombshells hit

Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe, who took over last week after Comey was sacked, testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee last week that, "There has been no effort to impede our investig...

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Trump asked Comey to end investigation of Michael Flynn

USA officials said Trump discussed intelligence about Islamic State with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Russian Ambassador Sergei Kislyak at last Wednesday's meeting. "Donald Trump wanted ...

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Macron names Edouard Philippe as French prime minister

Macron names Edouard Philippe as French prime minister

He is, though, a member of The Republicans party, which poses a bigger threat than any other to Macron's ability to form a legislative majority in June's parliamentary election and avoid a potentially...

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Would Trump request to end Flynn probe have broken law?

Would Trump request to end Flynn probe have broken law?

Comey's encounters with the president", according to a former Comey associated. According to the Times , Comey wrote in the February memo that Trump told him Flynn had done nothing wrong. Comey was...

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WannaCry Ransomware cyber-attacks Seems to Have Slowed Down

WannaCry Ransomware cyber-attacks Seems to Have Slowed Down

The attack has left 47 NHS organisations affected with malware in their system, ranging from hospital trusts to commissioning support units. Microsoft is pointing its finger at the US Government, ...

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Iran election: Jahangiri withdraws and endorses Rouhani

The first vice president added that he regarded support for President Rouhani's administration, which managed to prepare the ground and make up for the past mismanagement, as the support for the entir...

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Syria fighting eases as safe zones plan begins: monitor

Syria fighting eases as safe zones plan begins: monitor

The deal unveiled by Russian Federation on Thursday to set up four "de-escalation zones" is backed by Turkey and Iran . TRT World's Abubakr al Shamahi brings the latest. "As for their actions i...

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Cornyn says he will stay in Senate, won't be FBI director

John Cornyn, the No. 2 Senate leader and a former Texas attorney general; and U.S. District Judge Henry E. Hudson, a George W. Bush appointee who struck down the centerpiece of the Obama administratio...

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Macedonia opposition leader given mandate to form government

Macedonia opposition leader given mandate to form government

The political crisis in Macedonia resulted in the authorities' inability to form the government since the snap general election in December 2016 though Zaev had formed a parliamentary majority with ...

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An alert researcher, teamwork helped stem huge cyberattack

An alert researcher, teamwork helped stem huge cyberattack

Britain's National Cyber Security Center says teams are working "round the clock" to restore hospital computer systems after a global cyberattack that hit dozens of countries forced British hospitals ...

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Pakistan's Mohammad Nawaz banned for two months

Pakistan's Mohammad Nawaz banned for two months

A PCB release said: "A period of ineligibility/suspension of two (02) months has been imposed on Nawaz (first month suspension has commenced from 16th May 2017), one (01) month of which will be suspen...

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Trump urged Comey to drop Flynn probe, detailed in memo

Comey wrote a number of other memos to record Trump's statements that he found troublesome, the associate said. Trump calls Comey over to where he is standing in the Blue Room to offer a handshake and...

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Threat coming from North Korea entering new stage: Abe

Threat coming from North Korea entering new stage: Abe

North Korea has made no secret of the fact that it is working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of striking the US mainland and has ignored calls to halt its nuclear and missile programs, ev...

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Michigan State adds Toledo to 2020 football schedule

Michigan State adds Toledo to 2020 football schedule

Other notable games there include Penn State-Ohio State, Notre Dame-Michigan State, Oklahoma-Oklahoma State, and Texas-USC. The Michigan State Spartans have added the Toledo Rockets to their 202...

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China Pledges $124 Billion For New Silk Road As Champion Of Globalisation

China Pledges $124 Billion For New Silk Road As Champion Of Globalisation

Both countries have prioritized economic and social development in their national strategies. India's refusal to join China's high-profile Belt and Road initiative is "regrettable" but New Delhi's b...

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Trump pledges to move quickly to nominate new Federal Bureau of Investigation chief

In the Fox interview, Trump also denied reports that he had asked Comey to pledge his loyalty to him at a private dinner shortly after Trump was sworn in. Trump's top spokesman refused to comment on w...

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Authorities seize 7000 birds in LA County cockfighting raid

Authorities seize 7000 birds in LA County cockfighting raid

Some of the signs of cockfighting activity, Botti said, include large gatherings in barns, loud music, and crowing roosters. VAL VERDE, Calif. (AP ) - Some 7,000 birds were seized in one of the lar...

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Allied Properties Real Estate Investment (AP.UN) PT Raised to C$39.50

These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company. Conagra Brands Inc (NYSE:CAG) has risen 6.00% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. In the quarter endin...

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UK's Hammond says reports of rift with PM May's staff

UK's Hammond says reports of rift with PM May's staff "tittle tattle"

According to The Times newspaper, the relationship between Mr Hammond and Mrs May's chief of staff Nick Timothy has become "increasingly strained". After earlier admitting he occasionally swore, Mr ...

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Mutinous soldiers kill 1, wound several as Ivory Coast forces move in

The soldiers, majority ex-rebel fighters who fought to bring President Alassane Ouattara to power, cut off access to Bouake , defying the army chief, who threatened severe punishment if they did not ...

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Cyber-attack: Europol says it was unprecedented in scale

Cyber-attack: Europol says it was unprecedented in scale

Many of those victims will be businesses, including large corporations. 'We are running around 200 global operations against cyber crime each year but we've never seen anything like this, ' he told ...

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