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Mutinying soldiers seal off access to Ivory Coast's second city

The city of Bouake was the epicentre of a mutiny in January by former rebel soldiers who had been integrated into the army, which triggered months of unrest. "I...


Korea says it will seek extradition of plot culprits

This is, curiously enough, nearly exactly what U.S. President Donald Trump said recently about the possibility of meeting with Kim Jong-un. "Heinous terrorist...


Amber Rudd chairs emergency meeting after NHS cyber attack

The malicious software behind the attack appeared to exploit a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows that was supposedly identified by the National Security Agency...


Carmaker Nissan says United Kingdom plant hit by cyber attack

The problem appeared to begin Friday morning, when hospitals in the United Kingdom were crippled by a large-scale cyberattack that forced operations to be can...


Hope for better China-South Korea relations after election

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and South Korean President Moon Jae-in spoke on the telephone on Thursday, according to a Japanese official, in their first t...


South Korea, CIA accused of plot to assassinate Kim Jong

The school - founded by evangelical Christians from overseas and opened in 2010 - is known to have a number of American faculty members. Kim Sang Dok was in...


Trump warns Comey not to 'leak' conversations

Mr Spicer said he was not aware of any recording of the dinner with Mr Comey . "I was going to fire regardless of (their) recommendation", Trump said in an i...


Triple talaq is worst and undesirable form of marriage dissolution

The debate began with Salman Khurshid, former Union minister and a designated senior counsel, contending that the right of a man and a woman in marriage under I...


North Korea open to U.S. talks under 'conditions'

Choe Son-Hui, head of the foreign ministry's North America bureau, told reporters at Beijing's global airport that her country "will hold dialogue under right...


Macron team announces candidates for June parliamentary election

Macron's immediate challenge will be to secure a majority in next month's parliamentary election for a political movement that is barely a year old, rebranded a...


New South Korean president in calls with China, Japan leaders

The North's state media have been running stories about the plot since last week. "How to respond to North Korea.is an urgent issue". In statements for fore...


Triple talaq 'worst form' of dissolution of marriage among Muslims: SC

This has been opposed by a section of the Muslim society while others say it can not be changed as it is part of Muslim personal law. The talaq can not be mad...


Trump Threatens Fired FBI Director Comey With 'Tapes'

Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe, testifying in place of Comey, contradicted Trump's appraisal of turmoil at the FBI, saying that Comey had "broad support" fro...


EPA removes climate change data from website

President Donald Trump in a speech at Pennsylvania marking his first 100 days in office, said that his administration will take a big decision on Paris climate ...


Northumbria and York Trusts face weekend without computer systems — NHS Cyber attack

It was reported that hackers known as The Shadow Brokers claimed in April to have stolen the NSA tools and released them online. "This attack was not specific...


Sean Spicer Rebuts Report that Trump Asked Comey to Pledge His Loyalty

The veiled threat added to the storm over Trump's abrupt firing of Comey. White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer on Friday afternoon would not expand on or...


After asserting 'right', Kolkata Imam Barkati removes red beacon from vehicle

We know how to fight", Barkati said.Reacting to CPI (M)'s jibe that his statement was actually helping RSS to spread its tentacles in West Bengal, Barkati said,...


Trump warns ex-FBI director Comey about 'leaks' in explosive Twitter rant

The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, Rep. Republican chairman of the panel, Richard Burr, and the top Democrat, Mark Warner, praised Mr Comey...


I have nothing to hide: Shashi Tharoor on Sunanda Pushkar death case

Tharoor addressed the media at his residence here after a Television channel had broadcasted a news item that claimed that he was involved in Sunanda Pushkar's ...


Hizb distances from Zakir's statement of killing Hurriyat leaders

Without naming any Hurriyat leader, Musa called them "hypocrites", and asked why they were using masjids and other Islamic symbols and slogans if they believe t...


PIA pilot risks security; allows woman into cockpit

The passenger snapped a photo of the pilot and raised hell about the disturbing scene. According to the Daily Mail , the captain of the plane told passenge...


Congress vows to keep BJP out of power in Karnataka

With a few leaders complaining about Chief Minister Siddaramaiah's style of functioning , Mr. Venugopal, who chaired the first meeting of the coordination pane...


India likely to skip OBOR event in China

Twenty nine countries are expected to be represented by either by their heads of state or government at the BRF, President Xi's ambitious initiative to connect ...


President Trump: I Was Going to Fire James Comey 'Regardless of Recommendations'

Trump's firing of Comey sent a wave of criticism the White House's way, with Democrats and some Republicans on Capitol Hill questioning the timing of the firing...


Israeli police: Jordanian stabber shot dead in Jerusalem

The Maan News Agency quoted Israeli Police spokeswoman Luba Samri, stating that the "attacker approached officers and stabbed a one". "The terrorist rushed to...


Jordanian shot dead in Jerusalem knife attack

According to Israeli police spokesperson, Israeli occupation forces had "neutralized" the attacker and "immediately pronounced him dead on the spot". At the d...


North Korea reports on South's presidential election

Mr Moon acknowledged Chinese concerns about the system but said that Beijing should address the "restraints and restrictions" punitively imposed on South Kore...


Donald Trump era: Come(y), catch me if you can!

So the new acting Federal Bureau of Investigation director, Andrew McCabe - who had been Comey's deputy and is now in charge while the administration looks fo...


Senate Panel Subpoenas Former Trump Aide Michael Flynn for Russia-Related Documents

Mr Warner said on Tuesday that the committee has been receiving documents as it investigates allegations that Russian Federation sought to influence the USA e...


Argos, Amazon, eBay, where to buy Fidget Roller-style toy

Seventh-grade science teacher Cory Sicard recently banned them in his class at Sierra Middle School in Parker, Colorado, and says many of his colleagues are doi...


Donald Trump refers to 'tapes' that may exist of James Comey conversations

The smoke and mirror surrounding the charges and countercharges did not contain the story that the FBI appears to believe that there is a prima facie case of ...


Israel summons Swedish envoy to protest UNESCO vote on Jerusalem

Some Israeli opposition parliament members on Tuesday said that the UNESCO resolution was grounded in anti-Semitism. Italian Foreign Minister Angelino Alfa...


EPA Scrubs Climate Change Page from Website

The rally was also fueled by the passion ignited at the Women's March in January, which, according to The Washington Post , was "likely the largest single-day ...


President Trump Threatens to Cancel White House Press Briefings

According to NBC, Comey also rebuffed Trump's questions about the ongoing investigation. "The FBI has been in turmoil". "I said, 'If it's possible, will you l...


Syrian safe zones plan to take effect at midnight

It envisions establishing four safe zones that would bring relief for hundreds of thousands of Syrian civilians and encourage refugees to return, Russian milita...