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Adviser to UAE crown prince reportedly cooperating in Mueller probe

He has met numerous times with investigators. Although Prince had no official role in the Trump transition team, The Intercept-citing a former senior US official that advised the transition-reported in January 2017 that he had weighed in on Defense...

TDP chief decides to quit Union cabinet

He promised that the state government "would not rest" till its dream of emerging as a power to reckon with in the Asia-Pacific region were realised. The main opposition YSR Congress has been mounting pressure on the ruling TDP government and BJP...

President Trump hails XI for abolishing term limit

In his speech in Florida, President Trump also called President Xi "a great gentleman" who was "the most powerful (Chinese) president in a hundred years", and lauded him for treating him "tremendously well" during Mr. None."Cai Xue'en, from Hubei...

Stormy Daniels sues Trump over hush pact

Trump . In a lawsuit filed against the United States president, Daniels says that his lawyer Michael Cohen took "considerable steps" to silence her "in the last week". Clifford also claims that Cohen had tried to block her from talking about th...

USA roughly and blatantly deceived Russian Federation during Euromaidan, - Putin

The most recent Mueller indictments allege that, by mid-2014, Russia's preparations for its interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential elections were well underway, and that it had already made significant progress with plans to boost its political...

Karnataka Lokayukta Vishwanath Shetty attacked with knife, admitted to ICU

Reports suggest that Justice Shetty was stabbed multiple times in the Chest and stomach now in a critical condition was taken to Mallya hospital. This content is restricted to site members. Bengaluru Police Commissioner Suneel Kumar said that pr...

War-scarred Sierra Leone picks president

If there is a runoff, it is expected two weeks after the declaration of the results. The front-runners are Samura Kamara, the incumbent's pick as successor, and Julius Maada Bio, the man who was defeated in the 2012 election. The elections however,...

Justice Department to sue California over 'sanctuary' laws

The President enacts some new policy in keeping with his agenda and someone immediately sues the White House, finding a judge willing to issue an injunction to halt the enactment of the policy while the case grinds its way through the courts.

Australians find message in German after 132 years

A closer view revealed that the paper inside the old gin bottle had a message written in German. Each bottled message contained its corresponding ship's coordinates, the date it was tossed and the name of the ship. On the back, the finder was asked...

RUSSIA: Transport plane crashes in Syria killing 39 aboard

Both the crew members and passengers were killed. "The plane was not shot down", the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation reported, according to Russia's REN TV . The Chief Military Investigation Body of the Russian Investigation Commit...

ICICI's Chanda Kochhar and Axis Bank's Shikha Sharma summoned in PNB scam

Sources said the two top bank officials would be questioned with regard to giving loan facility to the Gitanjali Group. The SFIO has summoned ICICI Bank Chief Chanda Kochhar and Axis Bank's Shikha Sharma for interrogation in connection with the b...

France to Set Age of Consent to 15 After Child Sex Outrage

France's government plans on setting a formal age of sexual consent after a public outcry over two cases of sex involving 11-year-old girls, equality minister Marlène Schiappa said on Monday. In two recent legal cases in France, adult men were acc...

Emergency Declared in Sri Lanka!

A police spokesman said earlier Tuesday hundreds of commandos from the police Special Task Force had been deployed to Kandy to restore order and enforce the curfew. Tires are set on fire on a road in Kandy, Central Sri Lanka , on March 5, 2018. Tens...

Barnaby Joyce unsure if he is father of partner's child

He released a subsequent statement, saying he had "no choice" other than to confront continuing rumours and media questions about the baby, who's due next month. "The matters that are in the papers today relating to Barnaby and Ms Campion are matters...

Warner and De Kock in dressing room altercation

Details of Warner's reply to De Kock during the heated exchanges is not out yet, according to the newspaper report. The Australian athlete was restrained from moving towards the Proteas' wicketkeeper-batsman by Usman Khawaja , and later Tim Pai...

Police foil ISIL attack plot on US Embassy in Ankara

The notice also advised USA citizens in Turkey should avoid large crowds, keep a low profile and otherwise be cautious. Of this figure, the ministry said that five were captured, eight surrendered and seven were killed, including a regional leader ...

Hidden Steele Memo Says Russia Stopped Romney From Becoming Secretary of State

A lengthy New Yorker profile on the ex-MI6 operative delves into both Steele's past and current dealings with congressional committees and special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election.

AIPAC: Guatemalan President Announces He'll Move Embassy to Jerusalem in May

With woke jokes like-"We don't make films like Call Me By Your Name for money, we make them to upset Mike Pence", and "Oscar is the most respected man in Hollywood, no penis - the type of man we need more of in Hollywood"-the one thing worth watchi...

Carlos Carvalhal: West Ham made to 'dance to rock & roll'

Cenk Tosun headed home his first Everton goal to put the visitors ahead after 20 minutes. Andy King shot over as Swansea continued to press and despite their being 10 minutes of first-half injury time, West Ham failed to get a blow in on the home...

Q2 Weather: Falling snow stops, but blowing snow is still trouble

The wind will continue to howl through the early evening before relaxing late Monday night . Friday is on track to be partly sunny with a high of 41 and a low of 28. The forecast for the weekend calls for mostly sunny skies with highs in the 50s...

Trump ribs staff, press and family at annual Gridiron Dinner

Mr Trump joked about his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, who has reportedly had his security clearance downgraded. Fairness is important to me, but you know, you've got your point of view. He joked: "So many people have been leaving the White House ". ...

Egypt receives 500000 barrels of crude oil from Saudi each month

Former Egyptian Foreign Minister Mohammed al-Araby described as "special and important" Prince Mohammed's visit. During a summit in Cairo on Sunday, Egypt President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi and Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman stre...

Stalemate in Italy poll, 5-Star advances

The anti-establishment 5-Star Movement (M5S) received some 29-32 per cent of the vote in the Senate and 29.5-32.5 per cent of the vote in the Chamber of Deputies, the largest of any single party, with the group - founded in 2009 - getting support fro...

North Korea must 'denuke' before meetings with US

In fact, there is every possibility they won't. But the North Koreans pulled out of the planned session. They are fully prepared for a totally negative response, perhaps a flat refusal to answer the question, possibly even an abrupt end to the talk...

MI smothers Nebraska to reach Big Ten Tournament semifinals

Junior Nicholas Baer hit a 3-pointer - his first of the game - with 59 seconds remaining to trim the lead to 67-64. "We got stops, especially in the second half". Garza and Tyler Cook had 13 points apiece, while Bohannon had 11 to go along with six...

Candidates backed by Pakistan's ruling party win Senate polls

A day after securing 12 of the 52 Senate seats, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said on Sunday that his party was in contact with all opposition parties to elect its chairman in the upper house of parliament.

Social Democrats back new Merkel-led German government

Ms Merkel's survival drew cheers from her allies at home and overseas, with French President Emmanuel Macron declaring it "good news for Europe". The centre-left Social Democrats have voted overwhelmingly to remain in a coalition with Merkel's co...

Police ID man who killed himself outside White House

The president was not there at the time. The Washington, D.C, Metropolitan Police Department has taken the lead in the investigation, the Secret Service spokesperson said. A report of "shots fired" near North Lawn, per a U.S. Secret Service agent. ...

PTI MPAs sold their votes during Senate polls: Imran

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chief-in a surprise announcement-has revealed that he would contest general elections 2018 from Karachi too. Sources citing the finding of an initial investigation ordered by the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervez K...

Kremlin rejects United States charge Russian Federation in breach of arms control treaties

He said he was unaware of who could be behind those people and called on the United States to provide reliable evidence that they had done anything wrong. "Russia is a third-world mafia state that is essentially a gas station, and that's kind of al...

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After 17 days, killer whale lets dead newborn calf go

The calf was born on July 24 near Victoria, but died shortly after being given life. NPR's Colin Dwyer previously reported that "given the fact that orcas move in matrilineal gro...

FBI fires Peter Strzok in wake of anti-Trump text messages

Goelman said that the deputy director's decision comes after the head of the office that normally handles disciplinary actions decided Strzok should instead face a demotion and 60-...

Canada seeks help on Saudi row

Being a reformer is not the same as being a democrat, however. Jubeir added that Saudi Arabia was "considering additional measures" against Canada, without elaborating. "We will do...

'Totally complicit': Omarosa Manigault Newman recorded her White House firing

In a tell-all interview with NBC's Meet the Press , she spoke in dramatic terms about the White House's difficulties with race, honesty and loyalty, at the same time that Pr...

Trump praises Mexico, threatens Canada with auto tariffs

Mexico's Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said the country was getting close to overcoming sticking points with the United States over the renegotiation of the North American F...

Erdogan vows to defy U.S. 'threats' after currency crash

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is appealing for calm as the country's currency plunges, urging people to change foreign money into local lira . The White House said he...

Erdogan says US 'wrong' to threaten Turkey after Trump doubles tariffs

A meeting between senior diplomats from the two countries on Wednesday in Washington did not produce significant progress to ease tensions over the trial of United States pastor...

Imran Khan's PTI, opposition parties struggle to consolidate their position in parliament

Imran Khan will take the oath as Pakistan's Prime Minister on August 18, a senior Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader said on Friday. Former Speaker National Assembly, Sardar Ay...

Turkey’s Erdogan stands by opposition to high interest rates

The central bank has over the last weeks defied calls from markets for rate hikes to combat these problems, raising fears of interference from Mr Erdogan, who has repeatedly called...

One year after Charlottesville rally, Trump says he condemns all racism

The declarations enable law enforcement to access state resources, including the National Guard, if unrest breaks out at events in and around Charlottesville and outside Washing...

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Taliban storms Afghanistan’s Ghazni, seizes control of parts of city

Taliban storms Afghanistan’s Ghazni, seizes control of parts of city

Forces Afghanistan tweet said. Inside Ghazni city, residents were staying indoors making independent verification of the different claims impossible. Martin O'Donnell, spokes...

Turkey Fallout May Also Hit Indian Markets

Turkey Fallout May Also Hit Indian Markets

Trump said Friday on Twitter that he authorized a new 20 percent tariff on aluminum and 50 percent tariff on steel from Turkey. "Their currency, the Turkish lira, sl...

NASA spacecraft rockets toward sun for closest look yet

NASA spacecraft rockets toward sun for closest look yet

Scientists hope to shed light on the workings of our closest star - including the dynamics of the solar wind of electrically charged particles, and the reason why the sun's outer...

Judge halts deportation, threatens AG with contempt

Judge halts deportation, threatens AG with contempt

The Trump administration's immigration policies are drawing more fire with this week's lawsuit filed by the ACLU, challenging a move by Attorney General Sessions to deny as...

Campers flee from raging French floods

Campers flee from raging French floods

About 750 people in all were evacuated in Gard, mainly from campsites, a top district official, Thierry Dousset, told France's BFM-TV news channel. "We just have what we're wea...

Trump condemns racism, year after Charlottesville

Trump condemns racism, year after Charlottesville

White nationalists exchange volleys of pepper spray with counterprotesters as they enter Lee Park during the Unite the Right rally on August 12, 2017, in Charlottesville, Va. "...

Colbert: Trump's proposed Space Force inspired by Buzz Lightyear

Colbert: Trump's proposed Space Force inspired by Buzz Lightyear

Pence cited new threats the USA faces in space, particularly from Russian Federation and China . Officials plan to create a Space Operations Force - an "elite group of war...

Argentine Senate debates measure to legalize abortion

Argentine Senate debates measure to legalize abortion

Senators voted by 38 to 31 to reject the bill that would have liberalised the law. The bill was passed by Congress's lower house in June by the narrowest of margins. "Today...

Zimbabwe opposition lodges appeal against election result

Zimbabwe opposition lodges appeal against election result

Advocate Mpofu said the applicant has enough evidence including alleged statistical misrepresentations by the elections administration body, ZEC and other factors that included an ...