World News

Senate Intelligence Committee Subpoenas Mike Flynn's Businesses

John Brennan , a former director of the CIA, said while testifying to the House Intelligence Committee on May 23 that he still has "unresolved questions" regarding whether or not Russian Federatio...

by · World News

Rouhani's hardest challenge may be Iran's hopes — AP Analysis

However, Rouhani's second term is unlikely to be easy. "Americans were only successful in their engagement with the Iranian nation during the nuclear talks". Qassemi also called on Manama to take he...

by · World News

Patient, Doctor Groups Say New CBO Score Reveals Health Bill's Flaws

An estimated 14 million people are expected to lose it next year alone. So average premiums by 2026 are projected to be roughly 10 percent lower than the baseline for the Affordable Care Act - but...

by · World News
Trump Shames NATO Leaders on Defense Spending

Trump Shames NATO Leaders on Defense Spending

Was he just making a fool of himself , or was he genuinely concerned about other countries not doing as much as the United States? A senior White House official told NBC News that "participation alon...

by · World News

Reporter allegedly assaulted by GOP candidate says official explanation was a lie

Gianforte's campaign , however, stayed silent for much of Thursday, after issuing a statement that pinned the blame for the altercation on Jacobs and labelling him a "liberal journalist". As Ja...

by · World News

UN Security Council discusses North Korea's latest missile test at emergency meeting

North Korea , also known as the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), has vowed to develop a missile mounted with a nuclear warhead that can strike the mainland United States, saying the progr...

by · World News

Trump, Netanyahu Pledge to Work Together to Combat Terrorism - White House

US President Donald Trump called on Israelis and Palestinians to make compromises for peace today as he wrapped up a closely watched visit, but offered no specifics on how he would resolve the decad...

by · World News

Trump pushes for peace between Israel, Palestinians

On the other hand, Trump may be craftier than opponents of two states would like to believe. This language is a departure from what Mr. Trump and Francis had to say about each other during the preside...

by · World News
Israeli defence minister says uneasy over US-Saudi arms deal

Israeli defence minister says uneasy over US-Saudi arms deal

Trump, for his part, stressed the need to forge a historic peace deal, without mentioning any reference to the two-state solution or to an independent Palestinian state. Among other issues, the two le...

by · World News

House GOP sticking with Montana candidate despite assault

At least three newspapers, the Helena Independent Record , the Missoulian and the Billings Gazette , pulled their endorsements of Gianforte in the wake of the incident. Residents head to the pol...

by · World News

4 climbers killed in weekend of tragedy on Mount Everest

A 27-year-old climber from Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh died when he fell into a crevice after conquering Mount Everest , an official said today . He died while being brought down to a lower camp, acc...

by · World News

Latest N.Korean missile test reveal improved technology: Seoul

Following the session Tuesday, ambassadors revealed that the UN Security Council (UNSC) is divided over whether to slap more sanctions on North Korea . The North, which says it needs nuclear weapon...

by · World News
Manchester attack: Bomber's father says son made regular visits to Libya

Manchester attack: Bomber's father says son made regular visits to Libya

British Prime Minister Theresa May says progress is being made in the Manchester bombing investigation, even as a spat about leaks of sensitive material threatens to cast a shadow over her meeting...

by · World News
Subpoenas issued for Flynn's businesses; contempt charge remains an option, senators say

Subpoenas issued for Flynn's businesses; contempt charge remains an option, senators say

The Senate panel on Tuesday chose to issue two additional subpoenas to Flynn's businesses and sent the letter to his lawyer asking about the legal basis for his invoking his Fifth Amendment right ov...

by · World News
Trump family's photo with Pope Francis triggers hilarious Photoshop war

Trump family's photo with Pope Francis triggers hilarious Photoshop war

Trump later arrived in Brussels , a city he once dubbed a "hellhole", ahead of his first summits today with wary leaders of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the European Union. ". A surprising ...

by · World News

Oil prices rise as market awaits extended output cut

The extended reductions are likely to be carried out once again in tandem with a dozen non-members led by top oil producer Russian Federation, which reduced output with the Organization of the Petrole...

by · World News
Milestones in mind as F1 heads to Monaco

Milestones in mind as F1 heads to Monaco

Hamilton's lap was the fastest seen around the Monaco Grand Prix Circuit, beating last year's pole time by almost 0.2s. Critically for the rest of the weekend, it appeared that Ferrari has as muc...

by · World News
Iran must never be allowed to have nuke

Iran must never be allowed to have nuke

Mr Trump, who is making his first visit to Israel as USA president, said: "I never mentioned the word or the name Israel in that conversation". U.S. A U.S. administration official confirmed to ...

by · World News

No deal yet on new loans, debt relief for Greece: Eurogroup head

Without the loans, Greece faces another brush with bankruptcy. "Greece has assumed its responsibilities", he said , referring to measures on pension cuts, tax hikes and reforms adopted on Thursda...

by · World News

Five odd moments from Trump's Israel trip

Big, big, lovely difference", Trump said to loud applause from his audience, which included members of Netanyahu's Cabinet and other officials. Lockheed Martin will assemble 150 Black Hawk helicop...

by · World News
Rouhani: Azerbaijan, Iran, Russia forum to take place in Tehran

Rouhani: Azerbaijan, Iran, Russia forum to take place in Tehran

Derided by Trump at times over the cost of the F-35 fighter jet program, Lockheed seemed to have made peace with the White House. A bipartisan delegation of almost 50 senators announced on Thursda...

by · World News

Iran's Rouhani denounces US' Middle East ignorance

That agreement placed very strict limits on Iran's nuclear program, in exchange for relief from crippling economic sanctions imposed by the USA, the European Union, and the United Nations Security Cou...

by · World News

Trump and the Mideast: Looking at the bigger picture

A banner hung in the city said "the city of peace welcomes the man of peace". Before Trump departed for his first foreign trip as president, H.R. McMaster, his national security adviser, said the ...

by · World News

USA intelligence committee to subpoena Flynn in Russian Federation probe

Those subpoenas: "one is been served, one is in the process of being served", Warner said on Tuesday. Burr and Warner said Tuesday that they also sent a letter to Flynn's attorney seeking the lega...

by · World News

Manchester Bomber's Father Says Son Made Regular Visits to Libya

Several details, including the identity of the attacker, appeared on US media outlets before British security forces were ready to release the information. The injured, including 12 under the age of 1...

by · World News

Donald Trump says he could name Federal Bureau of Investigation head by next week

Lieberman, 75, who ran for vice president in 2000 and president in 2004, met with Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday to talk about replacing James Comey, who the president fired ...

by · World News
North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies need 'to pay their fair share

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies need 'to pay their fair share

In one nod to Trump, NATO leaders are due to agree later on Thursday for the Western military bloc to join the USA -led, 68-nation coalition against Islamic State (IS) militant group in Syria and Ir...

by · World News

Taiwanese stay alert after terrorist attack on Mindanao

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says "we are in a state of emergency" and skirmishes with Muslim militants who attacked a southern city are continuing. Five soldiers and one policemen died in...

by · World News
What Trump And The Rest Of NATO Want From Each Other

What Trump And The Rest Of NATO Want From Each Other

Trump has mused about pulling out of the pact because he believed other countries were not paying their fair share and he has so far refused to commit to abiding by Article 5 , in which member nation...

by · World News

Trans-Pacific Partnership moving ahead without US

Lighthizer, a 69-year-old trade lawyer who has a reputation as a tough negotiator stretching back to the Reagan era, was only confirmed by the Senate as USA trade representative on May 11. Some TPP pr...

by · World News