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New acting Federal Bureau of Investigation director rejects WH assertions on Comey

In the wake of Trump admitting that he was going to fire "showboat" Comey, "regardless" of DOJ nomination, Sanders also told the press corps that the administra...


Mishra's attacker member of BJYM, claims AAP

On Friday, expelled Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Kapil Mishra who is sitting on a hunger strike made public a letter written by his mother, Annapoorna Mishra, t...


US President Donald Trump tries to pressure Senate Republicans on health care

And I'm convinced that we're going to take the time to do it right". No one expects a new bill to be written quickly, but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McCon...


China presses South Korea on THAAD missile system

Moon has said he wants South Korea to be a "responsible" player in the region, which also iinvolves improving ties with China. The deployment of the THAAD sys...


AAP hacks EVM, but it is not a real EVM

AAP has vociferously raised the issue after its disappointing performance in Punjab and Goa Assembly elections and the recent MCD polls. There are total of 33 c...


US sees Iran working to preserve nuclear deal

However, Coats refused to reveal the USA intelligence community's estimation about when the DPRK would have an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of tak...


Kapil Mishra should be hospitalised, say doctors

Apart from demanding that VVPAT-equipped EVMs be used in future elections, APP will approach the EC with the request that votes registered in EVMs and paper tra...


France's Macron open to talks with willing conservatives

A total of 577 seats are up for grabs in the June 11-18 elections to the National Assembly. The young movement, founded by Macron in April 2016 prior to annou...


USA urges Southeast Asian countries to intensify pressure on DPRK

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, in his first meeting with all members of the 10-nation Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN ) on Thursday, asked the ...


Chibok Community Tells FG - Force Our Unwilling Girls Home, Stop Giving Excuses

On Saturday, 82 of the Chibok schoolgirls were released. In April 2014, the jihadi group Boko Haram abducted 276 female students from their school in the no...


France's new president proving a keeper of secrets

Merkel on Monday praised Emmanuel Macron , the 39-year-old who will be France's next and youngest-ever president, for the "courageous pro-European campaign" he...


Kremlin says feels 'cautious optimism' after Trump meeting with Lavrov

The White House blocked U.S. reporters from photographing the meeting, opting to allow only White House and a sole Russian photographer to capture images of the...


Local elections: Full list of Scottish results published

The SNP won 32.3% of the vote, while the Conservatives secured 25.2% and Labour 20.2%. They ignored the overwhelming result of the European Union referendum in ...


Xi-Moon talks dwell on Korean nuke tensions

The suspect would face heavy punishment under North Korea's criminal law, the office said. North Korea said US and South Korean agents bribed and coerced a No...


South Korea's new leader discusses North Korea, defence system with China's Xi

Mr. Moon Jae-in soon and also look forward to working closely as special strategic partners", Modi added. He also said he would give software startups a proba...


Hope SC lifts stay on GM mustard seed release: SEA

It has given a positive recommendation. A final approval is awaited from the Environment Ministry for its release. RSS-affiliate Swadeshi Jagran Manch (SJM)...


Odisha Plus II Science examination results to be published today

The Council of Higher Secondary Education, Odisha was established as per the Odisha Higher Secondary Education Act 1982 to regulate, control and develop Highe...


Beware! Google Docs phishing attack has already affected 1 million accounts

The company's abuse team is also already in place to prevent this sophisticated phishing scam from happening again. It's unclear how widespread the attack i...


Bank of England ups inflation forecast and lowers growth

There were no surprises at the Bank of England's (BOE) 11 May decision to keep the Bank Rate where it was since August 2016, when it was lowered from 0.5% to 0....


Paris climate deal stronger without US, experts say

The current disagreement within the White House over whether the U.S. should withdraw from the Paris climate agreement is a prime example of the much-reported p...


Senator: White House Defending Trump Over Nation

Spicer said she was a supporter of Hillary Clinton but, asked why he believes so, added that it had been "widely rumored" Yates would benefit from a Clinton ...


All kids on crashed school bus out of hospital

A representative from St. Louis Children's Hospital says the are all in good condition. The school district tweeted information about the crash. One of the ...


Corbyn misses campaign appearance amid fallout from leak of draft manifesto

The Corbyn camp has long celebrated the Labour leader's popularity on social media but, while he has more followers on Facebook than the other main party leader...


Real Madrid in Champions League final despite defeat

That pride certainly seemed stung by the surprisingly pathetic way Simeone's side surrendered 3-0 in the first leg, and they started the match as if nearly look...


Severe weather expected on Friday

Cities included in that area are Fayetteville, Fort Smith and Springdale. Not everyone will experience severe weather, but everyone should be prepared for vio...


Dems, Human Rights Advocates Rip Trump Over Duterte Invite

Malacañang's assessment comes a day after Chinese President Xi Jinping called Duterte to discuss the tense situation in the Korean Peninsula and the South China...


Chibok Girls Freed schoolgirls to undergo surgery

Alhassan said there was need to help the girls forget the trauma they experienced from the bush. Garba Shehu, a special advisor to Nigerian President Muhammad...


Gunman targets black victims in San Diego pool shooting

Selis was killed by police. Eight people - the seven shooting victims and a man who broke his arm in the confusion - were taken to hospitals. "Thank you t...


Aisha Buhari visits released Chibok girls

The 24 girls who left captivity a year ago have been staying in a secret location in the capital, Abuja, for assessment, rehabilitation and debriefing by the Ni...


East End healthcare pros give mixed opinions on American Health Care Act

This time, he said, Republicans rushed to a vote after posting the bill at 8 p.m. the day before they were leaving town in order to avoid giving the CBO time to...


Senate Intel Panel Subpoenas Flynn for Russia-related Documents

Committee chairman Republican Richard Burr had previously warned he would issue subpoenas for those who did not cooperate with the investigation. The senators...


Israel summons Sweden's ambassador over support for UNESCO vote

On Tuesday, UNESCO's executive committee passed a resolution on Israel which qualified country's excavations, tunneling, works and projects in East Jerusalem ...


Led coalition patrols Turkey-Syria border

His comments came amid rising tensions over the weekend along the border, with both Ankara and Washington moving armoured vehicles to the area. His comments c...


Jakarta's Christian governor jailed for insulting Islam

Another judge, Abdul Rosyad, said other reasons for the stiff sentence were that "the defendant didn't feel guilt; the defendant's act has caused anxiety and hu...


Arctic Council Allies Urge US to Remain Committed to Climate Change Pact

The United States' chairmanship of the Arctic Council came to an end Thursday when U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson handed the gavel to Finland's Minister ...