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World leaders laugh openly at Donald Trump during United Nations summit

His words were greeted with laughter but he laughed back, saying: " Didn't expect that reaction ". Mr Trump said he had asked Secretary of State Mike Pomp...


Supreme Court upholds constitutional validity of Aadhaar, but strikes down Section 57

A majority of the panel ruled the programme had merits, but struck down a government effort to make its use mandatory in applications for services ranging from ...


Trump's tariffs on Dollars 200 bn of Chinese goods kicks in

The official Xinhua news agency, citing the White Paper , said that the Trump administration has "abandoned fundamental norms of mutual respect and equal con...


Iran FM blames ‘foreign regime’ backed by U.S. for parade attack

The parade in Ahvaz , a city with a population of more than a million people, was one of many happening nationwide in honor of Sacred Defense Week, marking the...


Israel vows to continue operations in Syria

The decision came after Israeli fighter jets attacking Syrian military posts misled the country's air defenses into shooting down a Russian Ilyushin Il-20 recon...


Trump doesn't say if he plans to fire Rosenstein

Rosenstein remains the deputy attorney general after a chaotic day Monday, when contradictory reports emerged about his demise after he reportedly spoke ...


Tuesday evening storm threat 6 PM to Midnight

Showers and isolated thunderstorms will develop after midnight in western Wisconsin, and push across the state. After a couple of days in the 60s, the wedge w...


Bolton says USA will be aggressive, unwavering on Iran sanctions

Trump tweeted just hours before both leaders were set to speak at the UN General Assembly, and four months after the USA president ditched the Iran nuclear deal...


UN General Assembly Laughs as Trump Brags About His Administration

In his address past year to the UN, Trump insulted Kim as a " rocket man " bent on nuclear destruction. "Multilateralism is under fire precisely when we need ...


Trump assails Boulder woman accusing Kavanaugh: ‘She admits that she was drunk’

Still, the White House and Republicans have cast doubt on Ford's allegations. Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, a member of the Judiciary Committee, referred to Ram...


Brett Kavanaugh: Second allegation made against court nominee

In a New Yorker report from Ronan Farrow and Jane Mayer, Ramirez recounts an incident that she says occurred during the 1983-84 academic year, when both s...


Labour set to back public vote on Brexit

After about a five-hour meeting of party members, Labour will vote on a motion that according to the BBC and Guardian newspaper, says: "If we can not get a gene...


Dallas officer fired, accused of fatally shooting neighbor in his own apartment

Guyger was arrested on a preliminary charge of manslaughter days after the shooting. Ms Guyger is now out on bail, pending a criminal trial. The officer claim...


Israel accused after Russian spy plane lost over Syria

During a Syrian air defenses counterattack, the Russian spy plane was shot down by an S-200 anti-aircraft missile and its 15 crew members were killed. Israel, b...


Rosenstein, expecting to be fired, heads to White House

The news comes after the New York Times reported last week that Rosenstein had brought up the 25th Amendment and taping the president, something a Justice...


Abdulla Yameen concedes defeat in Maldives presidential election

The move is a sign of a government crackdown against the opposition that has raised fears that Sunday's election may be rigged to favour President Yameen Abdul ...


North Carolina woman may face charges for sheltering pets during Hurricane Florence

Approximately 3.4 million chickens and turkeys and 5,500 pigs have perished on factory farms during the Hurricane Florence flooding last week in North Carolina,...


China considers lowering tariffs as its economy faces difficulties

Since March, when Trump announced sweeping steel and aluminum tariffs on imports from several countries - including China - the two major world powers have gone...


Tropical Storm Kirk gaining speed in Atlantic

National Hurricane Center advisory, Kirk's sustained winds measured 35 mph and extended 70 miles north of the storm's center. Kirk is packing 40 miles per ho...


China accuses United States of "trade bullyism" as both sides impose fresh tariffs

The two sides had already slapped tariffs on $50 billion worth of each other's goods. President Donald Trump's latest round of punitive tariffs on China too...


Second Woman Makes Accusations Against Kavanaugh As Doubts Over Ford's Claims Grow

It allegedly ended with Kavanaugh exposing himself to a drunk Ramirez, and coming so close that she was forced to touch his penis as she pushed him away. While ...


Four Reasons the New Accusations Against Kavanaugh Are Weaker Than Ford's | Trending

The New Yorker magazine reported that Senate Democrats were investigating a second woman's accusation of sexual misconduct by Mr Kavanaugh dating to the ...


Tanzania orders arrests as ferry death toll climbs

Local lawmaker Joseph Mkundi said Charahani had locked himself into a special room, though details of the ordeal weren't clear. Domina Maua, who was among tho...


Iran summons 3 European diplomats over parade attack: state media

It is Americans who provide them with their required necessities to perpetrate such crimes", Rouhani said in remarks published on his official website. The r...


Labour braced for showdown over Corbyn’s Brexit position

He has denied it and condemned anti-Semitism, but the furor has angered many Jewish party members and their supporters. "The language is getting very, very ab...


2nd woman accuses Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct

Kavanaugh has called Ford's allegation "completely false" and in a statement provided by the White House Sunday night said the incident described by Ramirez "...


Australia joins bid to rescue injured Indian sailor in remote ocean

In its efforts to rescue Indian Navy Commander Abhilash Tomy , who now lies injured in his sailing vessel in the south of Indian Ocean, defence minister Nirm...


Storm Bronagh brings high winds, heavy rain and flooding

Met Office meterologist Laura Paterson said: "Through Thursday another area of low pressure will develop and approach the United Kingdom from the south west, b...


Iran summons Dutch, Danish and British diplomats over terror attack in Ahvaz

A spokesman for an Arab separatist group in Iran says members of his organization carried out an attack on an Iranian military parade that killed 25 people an...


Cruz, O'Rourke face off in first debate

Holding firm on his support for that idea, O'Rourke charged Cruz with promising to "deport each and every single Dreamer - that can not be the way that Texas le...


Trump outburst over Kavanaugh's female accuser sparks #WhyIDidntReport hashtag trend

Kavanaugh, 53, an appellate court judge, denied the allegation and said he wanted to testify as soon as possible to clear his name. A Republican voter on a ...


#WhyIDidntReport: Twitter Reacts to Donald Trump's Attack on Christine Ford

Milano, 45, was one of first supporters of the #MeToo movement, becoming an unofficial spokeswoman for it worldwide. Yet after the president tweeted out h...


Deadline Passes, Senate Awaits Word On Christine Blasey Ford Testimony

Lawyers for Dr Christine Blasey Ford said she accepted the Senate Judiciary Committee's request to appear before them to be questioned on the alleged attack a...


Man arrested over 'horrific cruelty'

According to police, the incident took place in Cowangie, a town approximately 500km (300 miles) northwest of Melbourne.The brutal footage sparked outrage acros...


Russian Federation says 'misled' by Israel in plane downing over Syria

But the Russian Defense Ministry charged that the Israeli warning came less than a minute before the strike, leaving the Russian aircraft in the line of fire. W...