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Abe, Pence voice mutual support over N. Korea

Pence's advisers said the vice president would make the case to Abe and Aso that the USA rejection of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, or TPP, under Trump does not signal a US withdrawal from trade and ...

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Yorkshire set to be key battleground as MPs vote on snap election

She has consistently ruled out such a move, but now says the United Kingdom has no choice; with parliament failing to unite, make no mistake, this is the real battle over Brexit. "Division in Westmi...

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Iranian President to run for second term

Iranian President to run for second term

Since the deal went into effect, Iran has resumed selling oil and signed deals worth billions of dollars to replace its aging commercial airline inventory. Rouhani, 68, joins candidates including form...

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British lawmakers set to approve PM Theresa May's June 8 election plan

British lawmakers set to approve PM Theresa May's June 8 election plan

The remaining 27 European Union countries are set to rubber-stamp Mr Tusk's guidelines at a summit on April 29, paving the way for chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier to begin formal negotiations w...

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Varsities, colleges closed in Kashmir Valley

Varsities, colleges closed in Kashmir Valley

On the other hand, in view of widespread protests, the puppet regime ordered the closure of all universities, colleges and higher secondary schools in the Kashmir Valley. They were demanding action CR...

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UK prime minister defends decision to seek snap election

UK prime minister defends decision to seek snap election

Under the terms of the Fixed-Term Parliaments Act, Mrs May must secure a two-thirds majority of MPs to bring the election forward by three years from the scheduled date of May 2020. "Accountability an...

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Narendra Modi, Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull holds delegation-level talks on development

A number of MoUs and agreements are also to be firmed up in the areas of security, environment, sports, science and technology and health. "It is no surprise, therefore, that cooperation in the fiel...

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North Korea won't talk to China

On Monday, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence traveled to the Demilitarized Zone dividing the Koreas and warned Pyongyang that "the era of strategic patience is over". "I think some of the difference, o...

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Jon Ossoff Comes This Close To Socking It To Trump

Jon Ossoff Comes This Close To Socking It To Trump

Trump also turned to his favorite mode of communication to attack Ossoff on Monday. Whatever the outcome, the race highlights Republican candidate's challenge in dealing with the president: He sti...

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'Reluctant' May seeks early elections in UK

No wonder that several Labour members of Parliament said they were shocked by the snap election plans, fearing that the early vote will only benefit the prime minister. So far we have seen the PM take...

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Democrat leads in Georgia congressional race that's headed to runoff

Democrat leads in Georgia congressional race that's headed to runoff

Campaign signs are piled in a vehicle as Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff visits a campaign office as he runs for Georgia's 6th Congressional District in a special election Tuesday. But Ossoff, a d...

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Search underway as cargo ship capsizes in Black Sea, 7 missing

Search underway as cargo ship capsizes in Black Sea, 7 missing

The ship is registered under the flag of Panama and during the accident was en route from Azov to Turkey with cargo of grain. The statement said the operation was complicated by a storm raging in th...

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Democrat leads early returns in Georgia congressional race

Democrat leads early returns in Georgia congressional race

Democrat Jon Ossoff , a 30-year-old former congressional staffer, and Republican Karen Handel, a former Georgia secretary of state, will meet in the June 20 runoff. "If you don't vote tomorrow, Ossof...

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Japan says differences with U.S. on economic talks

Japan says differences with U.S. on economic talks

It has said it has developed a missile that can strike the mainland United States, but officials and experts believe it is some time away from mastering the necessary technology, including miniaturi...

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Turkey's Opposition calls for annulment of referendum

Turkey's Opposition calls for annulment of referendum

Following Sunday's referendum, Germany's opposition The Left Party has demanded the suspension of Ankara's European Union talks arguing that the transition to a presidential system would move Turkey...

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Eta hands over information on location of weapons

Eta hands over information on location of weapons

ETA's disarmament could effectively end Western Europe's last insurgency but it was unclear how it would be organized and if it would be formally accepted. Late on Friday, Txetx Etcheverry, a Basque e...

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Theresa May seeks Parliament's approval for snap election

Theresa May seeks Parliament's approval for snap election

Labour has already said it supports an early election . Locally, party leaders and campaigners have welcomed the decision, especially those in Bath, who are readying themselves for a fight against ...

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Suspect in foiled French election attack also sought by Belgium

French interior minister Matthias Fekl said at a brief news conference that the arrests took place in the southern city of Marseille. "They were aiming to commit in the very short term, in other ...

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Pence addresses service members in Japan: 'We will defeat any attack'

Pence addresses service members in Japan: 'We will defeat any attack'

Last month, the New York Times reported that during President Barack Obama's last three years in office, he quietly ordered a surge in strikes against the missile launches - including the use of...

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In France Presidential hopefuls debate economy, Europe

In France Presidential hopefuls debate economy, Europe

On Jean Lasalle - "son of a shepherd, brother of a shepherd" - with his impenetrable Pyrenean accent; on Francois Asselineau with his "Frexit" obsession; on the rival Trotskyites Philippe Poutou and N...

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5 things to know about Ottawa's new cannabis legislation

A new offence with a penalty of up to 14 years in jail will also be created for using a youth to commit a cannabis-related offence. "That is on par with violent crimes, assaults, and rape, which hav...

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Will tweak biz model in sync with changing US visa norms: TCS

Will tweak biz model in sync with changing US visa norms: TCS

The company also reported a revenue growth of 4.2 per cent at Rs 29,642 crore for the quarter, up from Rs 28,449 crore a year earlier. Indian IT firm Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), part of India's...

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Pope Francis holds Easter Sunday mass

In his Easter message, Pope Francis appeared to reference the rising tensions between North Korea and the U.S. as he urged world leaders to stop "the spread of conflicts". The Catholic Church's first ...

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Pence Admits Syria, Afghanistan Were Used as Props to Warn North Korea

North Korea's Vice Foreign Minister Han Song-Ryol told the BBC that missiles would be tested on "a weekly, monthly and yearly basis". The "Kill Chain" preemptive strike system detects signs of an im...

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UMass grad Jason Ayr finishes top 30 at 2017 Boston Marathon

UMass grad Jason Ayr finishes top 30 at 2017 Boston Marathon

In her later races, no subterfuge was necessary. Having fought sexism when she ran Boston the first time, she said she already knows the next boundary she has to break through: ageism. When the ra...

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Man shouting 'Allahu akbar' kills three in California shooting spree

Man shouting 'Allahu akbar' kills three in California shooting spree

Authorities say the man fired 16 rounds in one minute. He is homeless, and was believed to be armed, officials said. He opened fire at four locations within a block. All three victims were white. "Our...

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United CEO felt 'shame' from video as Christie asks to suspend overbooking

United CEO felt 'shame' from video as Christie asks to suspend overbooking

But while Dao's history quickly became a focus of attention, there's no indication that his past influenced how he was treated or that the airline or police were aware of his background or would have ...

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Gunman kills three in downtown Fresno

A woman who identified herself as Taylor's grandmother said Tuesday that the family last saw him on Easter Sunday. Officers witnessed him yell "Allah Akbar", Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer said Tu...

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'Partial' relief for UP farmers, BJP forced to see reason: Rahul Gandhi

'Partial' relief for UP farmers, BJP forced to see reason: Rahul Gandhi

More than 21 million small farmers who own less than 2 hectares (5 acres) of land will benefit from the relief. On one hand, Rahul Gandhi has termed it as a step in the right direction, while Akhilesh...

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Gunman shoots three dead on mission to 'kill white people'

Police say Muhammad yelled the Arabic phrase for "God is great" while he was taken into custody. Williams, 25, was unarmed and was killed after allegedly getting into an altercation with Muhammad. The...

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