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FBI Russia investigation looking at Kushner role

Amid reports the FBI is scrutinizing Kushner's encounters, his lawyer says he stands ready to talk to federal investigators as well as Congress about his contacts and his role in Donald Trump's 2016 c...

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G-7 leaders pressure tech firms on removing terror propaganda

G-7 leaders pressure tech firms on removing terror propaganda

On Saturday, the second and final day of the summit, the leaders are expected to discuss human mobility, food security and gender equality. The bloc meets annually to discuss a wide range of issues,...

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Foreigners in deadly Philippine battle

The Philippine authority continues to fight to free Marawi from the Maute's siege as surviving residents flee for their safety. If Hapilon does escape, it would be a huge blow for the Philippine...

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North Korea official: We can hit China with nuclear-tipped missile

North Korea official: We can hit China with nuclear-tipped missile

The General Staff of the Korean People's Army said that the South fired more than 450 shots at "a flock of birds into the North Korean side, sparking another armed provocation across the border". It...

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Vandenberg to launch first test of ICBM intercept on Tuesday

Vandenberg to launch first test of ICBM intercept on Tuesday

The American interceptor has a spotty track record, succeeding in nine of 17 attempts since 1999. That missile test was considered one of the country's most successful ever, analysts said. While...

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Egyptian Coptic Christians massacred as gunmen attack

Egyptian Coptic Christians massacred as gunmen attack

The Reuters news agency and other reports said children were among the dead. It was the latest attack on Copts after Islamic State (IS) group jihadists bombed three churches in December and Apri...

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JUST IN: Court orders DSS to release Ifeanyi Ubah

JUST IN: Court orders DSS to release Ifeanyi Ubah

The DSS arrested Mr Ubah early in May, accusing him of engaging in acts of economic sabotage including the illegal sale of petroleum products stored in his tank farm by the Nigerian National Petroleum...

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Army foils infiltration bid in J&K, kills 6 militants

A top Hizbul Mujahideen commander was among two militants who were killed today in an encounter with security forces in Tral area of Pulwama district in Kashmir . Unlike his mentor Burhan, Bhat hai...

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Putin-Macron Meeting A Chance To 'Get Acquainted,' Kremlin Says

Putin-Macron Meeting A Chance To 'Get Acquainted,' Kremlin Says

According to the official, Trump told Macron " you were my guy " in the election when the two met Thursday. At Thursday's working lunch between President Trump and French President Emmanuel Macro...

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Trump Met Pope Francis and Changed His Twitter Banner to Prove it

Trump Met Pope Francis and Changed His Twitter Banner to Prove it

The Pope was then introduced to the Trump delegation, including Mr Trump's wife Melania , his daughter Ivanka and her husband Jared Kushner , a senior Presidential advisor. The first lady know...

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Utah's Chaffetz expected to leave office by end of June

Utah's Chaffetz expected to leave office by end of June

But now he'll leave his post effective June 30. Chaffetz is particularly unpopular with residents of heavily Democratic Washington D.C. "It's hard to convey how much you miss in your family". ...

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GST Council finalizes tax rates on 80-90% goods, services

The service now attracts 6 per cent tax . The GST structure will be replacing the central excise duty and service taxes that are collected by the Central government. The highest of all is with 43...

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Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah 'dozes off' during press conference

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah 'dozes off' during press conference

Besides, the Congress came to power in 2013 on Ahinda (Kannada acronym for backward classes, dalits and minorities) support and doesn't want to disturb this for the 2018 polls, considering this sect...

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Iran should respect rights of neighbors - Tillerson

In a jibe at the billion-dollar deals signed between Trump and the Saudi government, he said: "You can't solve terrorism just by giving your people's money to a superpower". Saudi Arabia's execution o...

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Manchester Bombing Attack: Cops arrest two more suspects over alleged involvement

Manchester Bombing Attack: Cops arrest two more suspects over alleged involvement

There were also reports Abedi's parents were so anxious about him being radicalised in Manchester that they got him to join them in Libya and confiscated his passport. "This is not us", the elder Abed...

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Philippine troops battle Islamist militants as reports emerge of gunmen murdering civilians

Philippine troops battle Islamist militants as reports emerge of gunmen murdering civilians

Government troops frisk a Muslim man at a checkpoint leading to Marawi city three days after Muslim militants lay siege in the city in southern Philippines Thursday, May 25, 2017. "To my countrymen ...

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Carter national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski dies

He was known to his friends as Zbig, to his... "I just knew him as the most inspiring, loving and devoted father any girl could ever have", she wrote. In 2013, Brzezinski told Charlie Rose on CBS T...

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Man hurling racial slurs kills 2, injures 1 on train

Portland police spokesman Sgt. Pete Simpson said, at one point, the assailant focused his attacks on the two young women, the Oregonian reported . "They were attacked viciously". The stabbing oc...

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AG Sessions tells prosecutors to seek 'most serious' charges

A 2012 study by the University of Michigan Law School found that prosecutors were twice as likely to file charges carrying mandatory minimums against blacks (pdf) as they were against whites. The ...

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US Air Strike Targets Pro-Syrian Militia

Pro-regime forces had crossed a pre-agreed deconfliction zone and continued to advance despite warning strikes, he added. A US official said pro-Assad "forces must now withdraw outside of the es...

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Kushner Tried To Set Up Secret Communications Channel With Kremlin

Kushner Tried To Set Up Secret Communications Channel With Kremlin

Ambassador Sergei Kislyak told his superiors in Moscow that he and Kushner discussed ways to shield their pre-inauguration discussions from monitoring, the Washington Post said , citing USA officia...

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Fox retracts story about murdered DNC staffer

Fox retracts story about murdered DNC staffer

The Metropolitan Police Department continues to investigate the murder and police say there is evidence to suggest Rich was the victim of a botched robbery. The scandal has drawn many comparisons to B...

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Indian Army damages Pak Army posts in Naushera sector of J&K

He didn't give details but shared a video clip showing what looked like a forested area being bombed and smoke and fire billowing up after the explosion. Asked when the attacks took place, Narula said...

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Netanyahu greets Trump on his first trip to Israel

Netanyahu greets Trump on his first trip to Israel

Speaking at the Ben-Gurion International Airport in Israel today Trump said I have found new reasons for hope, but we can only get there by working together.Trump who arrived in Tel Aviv from Riyadh i...

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US Supreme Court issues temporary stay in Alabama execution

US Supreme Court issues temporary stay in Alabama execution

The U.S. Supreme Court has issued a temporary stay on the execution of an Alabama prison inmate. Arthur's execution on November 3 also was halted 30 minutes before it took place while U.S. At ...

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Jared Kushner now under FBI scrutiny in Russia probe, say officials

Jared Kushner now under FBI scrutiny in Russia probe, say officials

That public announcement - in which he criticized Clinton and made extensive comments about the evidence - set in motion a chain of other Federal Bureau of Investigation moves that Democrats now say h...

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Raw: President Donald Trump Arrives in Rome

Raw: President Donald Trump Arrives in Rome

This is not the first time for White House couple to stir up controversies over the potentially fragile nature of their relationship using body languages and gestures, as Mrs Trump considerately elbow...

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Estonia to expel 2 Russian diplomats, report says

Estonia to expel 2 Russian diplomats, report says

It was not clear when they would be deported. The diplomats , consul general Dmitry Kazyonnov and consul Andrey Surgaev , who served at the Russian consulate in Narva, Estonia, are returning to Ru...

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Indigenous Leaders Reject Constitutional Recognition And Call For A Treaty

Indigenous Leaders Reject Constitutional Recognition And Call For A Treaty

Of course, a treaty and constitutional change are not even the only options on the table, nor should they be. "It is clear that the proposal for constitutional change outlined at Uluru - that is the...

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Manchester bomber Abedi 'phoned mother to say forgive me hours before attack'

Manchester bomber Abedi 'phoned mother to say forgive me hours before attack'

Libyan investigators believe Abedi acted alone when perpetrating the outrage, Special Deterrent Force spokesman Ahmed bin Salem added. "As it stands, six men and one woman have been arrested in co...

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