World News

Duterte threatens martial law across the Philippines

Philippine security forces bombed a southern city on Thursday, May 25 as they battled Islamist militants who were holding hostages and reported to have murdered at least 11 civilians, according t...

by · World News
Father of Manchester bomber arrested in Libya

Father of Manchester bomber arrested in Libya

A spokesman for Libya's Special Deterrent force tells The Associated Press and Reuters that Abedi's father, Ramadan Abedi, and his brother Hashim have been detained for questioning in Tripoli. T...

by · World News
UK PM May speaks to foreign leaders after Manchester attack - spokesman

UK PM May speaks to foreign leaders after Manchester attack - spokesman

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the attack was " especially vile, especially criminal, especially horrific because it appears to have been deliberately directed at teenagers ". "...

by · World News
Trump arrives for meeting with Palestinian president

Trump arrives for meeting with Palestinian president

Trump had come under criticism in some quarters for planning just a brief half-hour stop at Yad Vashem, following a series of missteps by his administration on issues of concern to the Jewish American...

by · World News

Manchester attack: Donald Trump condemns leaks after United Kingdom police stop sharing intelligence

British-born Abedi , 22, blew himself up on Monday night at the Manchester Arena indoor venue at the end of a concert by US pop singer Ariana Grande , attended by thousands of children and teenagers...

by · World News
Jared Kushner now the focus in Russia, Trump investigation

Jared Kushner now the focus in Russia, Trump investigation

Kushner also met in December with Sergey Gorkov , the head of Vnesheconombank, which has been the subject of USA sanctions following Russia's annexation of Crimea and its support of separatists in ...

by · World News

Trump Praises Philippine President Duterte for Anti-Drug Campaign in Call Transcript

The president has declared martial law in Mindanao, the first time since the 1980s. Authorities said ending the crisis was proving hard because the militants were holed up in residential buildings...

by · World News
Israel Celebrates 50 Years Since Conquering Jerusalem

Israel Celebrates 50 Years Since Conquering Jerusalem

This evening, he will address a Jerusalem Day ceremony at Jerusalem's Mercaz HaRav Yeshiva, where in March 2008, two Arab terrorists infiltrated the school and opened fire on students studying i...

by · World News
Theresa May to raise information leak with Donald Trump

Theresa May to raise information leak with Donald Trump

Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to raise United Kingdom concerns when she meets US President Donald Trump at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting in Brussels on Thursday. On Wednesd...

by · World News
Israel Marks 50 Years of Reunited Capital on Jerusalem Day

Israel Marks 50 Years of Reunited Capital on Jerusalem Day

It's also the first time a sitting US president has entered the Old City of Jerusalem and been observant at the Western Wall, the holiest spot in all of Judaism. But ultimately, he said, they would ...

by · World News

Oil prices down sharply ahead of OPEC announcement

However, an agreement last November by OPEC and non-OPEC countries to throttle back production by up to 1.8 million barrels per day helped recalibrate the market. It remains unclear if Iran, Libya and...

by · World News
US, Israel will never allow Iran to have nuclear weapon

US, Israel will never allow Iran to have nuclear weapon

Trump may only have been in power for four months, but in that time he has already escalated air strikes in Iraq , killing hundreds of civilians, overseen a disastrous air strike in Yemen that kille...

by · World News
Red Sucker Lake fire evacuees headed to Winnipeg

Red Sucker Lake fire evacuees headed to Winnipeg

The view from above on May 24 as a forest fire rages near Red Sucker Lake First Nation. The head of the fire is approximately seven kilometres away from the community and has grown to 120 hectares. "T...

by · World News
Manchester terror attack: Intelligence leak 'deeply troubling', says US President Donald Trump

Manchester terror attack: Intelligence leak 'deeply troubling', says US President Donald Trump

After the collapse of the Gadaffi regime, Ramadan became an administrative manager in the Central Security Force in Tripoli . The intelligence agencies are racing to find other parts of a "network"...

by · World News
UK resumes intelligence sharing with US

UK resumes intelligence sharing with US

Concerns over leaks is nothing new in Mr. Trump's administration - the White House has been denouncing leaks to the media for months. These leaks have been going on for a long time and my Administrati...

by · World News
Protests Target Both NATO and Trump in Brussels

Protests Target Both NATO and Trump in Brussels

Leaders will agree to submit annual action plans laying out how they plan to meet Nato's spending goals. Trump also did not explicitly affirm that an attack on any member of the 28-nation alliance...

by · World News
Trump 'asked intel chiefs to push back on Federal Bureau of Investigation probe'

Trump 'asked intel chiefs to push back on Federal Bureau of Investigation probe'

Against the many backdrops that have fed suspicions about the activities of some Trump associates, Special Counsel Mueller's investigation takes on singular importance. Congress wants to wrest some of...

by · World News

Oil slips as OPEC prepares to extend output cuts

Deloitte expects the market will depend more on inventory drawdowns than trends in USA production, which the firm believes "will not offset OPEC cuts despite rig count growth and swelling drilled and ...

by · World News
President Donald Trump condemns 'evil losers' who carried out Manchester concert attack

President Donald Trump condemns 'evil losers' who carried out Manchester concert attack

British Prime Minister Theresa May said the attack "stands out for its appalling, sickening cowardice deliberately targeting innocent defenseless children and young people who should have been enjoyin...

by · World News
Barra churches unite to remember victims of Manchester attack

Barra churches unite to remember victims of Manchester attack

The Bishop of Argyll and the Isles, Bishop Brian McGee has travelled to Barra to visit the families of Eilidh and Laura. A Scottish teenager injured in the Manchester terror attack is fighting for...

by · World News

Trump to meet with anxious North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and European Union leaders

The former U.S. ambassador to New Zealand had a cutting review of the whole saga. North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief Jens Stoltenberg was repeatedly asked at a closing news conference about Trum...

by · World News

Polls open after candidate charged with assault

Gianforte's campaign also released a statement Wednesday saying Jacobs was aggressive, grabbed the candidate and that Gianforte asked him to put down a recording device he was using; that did not ma...

by · World News
Jared Kushner 'under Federal Bureau of Investigation scrutiny in Russian Federation probe'

Jared Kushner 'under Federal Bureau of Investigation scrutiny in Russian Federation probe'

The FBI says it needs more time to consider a request by Congress to turn over memos and other documents related to meetings between former FBI Director James Comey and President Donald Trump . O...

by · World News

Blast hits Jakarta bus terminal

Another ISIS-linked attack, which took place in Bali, Indonesia , back in 2002, killed 202 people. He said the bomber was killed along with one police officer. Preliminary investigations indicate...

by · World News

Manchester bomb designed for maximum carnage, photos indicate

And since Trump took office, he and other Republicans have repeatedly expressed frustration with leaks within the USA intelligence community, particularly of damaging information about Trump and his...

by · World News
British GDP weaker than expected in Q1 as inflation bites

British GDP weaker than expected in Q1 as inflation bites

The services sector, which accounts for 80 per cent of the United Kingdom economy and was expected to expand by 0.3 per cent, saw just 0.2 per cent growth in the first quarter. She added: "The next ...

by · World News

United States intelligence committee to subpoena Flynn in Russian Federation probe

Rep. Adam Schiff of California told reporters at a breakfast Wednesday that Flynn has declined to provide materials to the committee. USA congressional committees and a special counsel named by the ...

by · World News
Israeli police question U.S. casino mogul Adelson in Netanyahu probe

Israeli police question U.S. casino mogul Adelson in Netanyahu probe

Adelson, a casino magnate, is the owner of the pro-Netanyahu daily newspaper Israel Hayom , which is distributed for free. The File 2,000 investigation deals with suspicions that Netanyahu promoted...

by · World News

United Kingdom 'furious' over USA leaks to media, ends intel sharing

The BBC said Manchester Police hoped to resume normal intelligence relationships soon but is now furious . This comes after the New York Times published photographs Wednesday from the scene...

by · World News
ACLU: 'Yes' to investigation… but, for now, impeachment is a non-starter

ACLU: 'Yes' to investigation… but, for now, impeachment is a non-starter

Not even a week later, the story about the Comey memos has taken a more serious turn; it is no longer about a conflict of credibility between former FBI Director James Comey and President Donald ...

by · World News