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Emmanuel Macron sworn in as 25th French President

Laurent Fabius, president of the Constitutional Council, had pronounced the official presidential election results and declared Macron as president at the cerem...


N.Korea fires ballistic missile

Japanese Defence Minister Tomomi Inada said the missile flew for about 30 minutes, travelling about 800km (500 miles) and reaching an altitude of 2,000km (1,240...


Israeli president urges embassies to move to Jerusalem after UNESCO vote

Israel has long complained of bias at U.N. forums, where it and its allies are often outnumbered by Arab nations and others that support the Palestinians. Over...


Moon's rise to power in South Korea causes worries, hopes abroad

Moon was quoted as telling Mr. Trump. "If needed I will fly to Washington immediately", Moon said in an inauguration speech after taking the oath of office ...


Trump taped phone calls at NYC office before presidency

But the timing for a nomination is unclear. White-collar defense attorney Alice Fisher interviewed for about 90 minutes with Attorney General Jeff Sessions and ...


Conte After title, Chelsea manager sets sights on FA Cup

He spoke to Today FM's Ian Beach in the tunnel last night at the Hawthorns, after the Blues confirmed the title with a 1-0 win against West Brom, and he says th...


China to work closely with Pakistan, says ambassador Sun Weidong

Chinese President Xi Jinping, also speaking at the opening ceremony, said the Silk Road dates back 2,000 years and it connected many civilizations with each oth...


China touts 'project of the century'

India on Saturday refused to be a part of China's One Belt One Road (OBOR) initiative citing its objections to the $46 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor...


Austria's chancellor says he expects early election in fall

Austria is governed by an often bad-tempered alliance of Chancellor Christian Kern's center-left Social Democrats and the center-right Austrian People's Party. ...


ACB records Kapil Mishras statement in tanker scam

Mishra, who is on a hunger strike demanding details of foreign trips by five prominent AAP leaders, had visited the ACB office a few days ago and shared evidenc...


USA calls for stronger sanctions against North Korea

The US called for repercussions from the worldwide community. In a statement released by the White House, Donald Trump commented that North Korea's test missi...


UP CM Yogi Adityanath wants images of teachers in schools

Since taking over as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath has taken bold statements which have surprises many intellectuals in India. He also pr...


Spurs eliminate Rockets, advance to Conference finals

So did Mike D'Antoni, in a terrific comeback effort to the National Basketball Association, that ended in yet another playoff disappointment when facing Gregg P...


Trump warns ousted FBI chief against talking to media, threatens 'tapes'

For a White House accustomed to bouts of chaos, Trump's handling of Comey's firing could have serious and long-lasting implications. Comey's bureau is investi...


Uganda: Academic accused of insulting president gets bail

Magistrate Ereemye granted Dr. Nyanzi a non-cash bond of Shs10 million, ordered her to deposit her passport with court and asked her to respect the subjudice ru...


Can read EVM vote sequence: AAP

Yet another special session of Delhi Assembly was called just to demonstrate through a dummy EVM that EVMs can be rigged. Sibal's submission had assumed sig...


Russia: US prohibited from flying over Syrian 'de-escalation zones'

What the deal does not cover are areas controlled by Islamic State group militants and USA -backed Kurdish groups. The Observatory's spokesman Rami Abdel R...


China pledges $124b for new Silk Road plan

Praising Xi's initiative, Putin said the "risks of fragmentation of the global economic area are more and more obvious". The Silk Road Fund has made four bi...


A Silk Road open to the world

While analysts were careful of reading too much into the political timing of the missile launch - pointing to technical considerations and favorable weather con...


Microsoft pushes out "Patch Update" for Windows 8, XP after Ransomware Attack

In Russia , the Interior Ministry said around 1,000 computers were hit by a cyber attack. Two security firms - Kaspersky Lab and Avast - said they identified t...


Macron talks up 2024 Paris Olympic bid to Bach

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti , center, and Los Angeles 2024 Chairman Casey Wasserman walk off the court after a news conference at Staples Center , Fri...


Trump says he did not ask Comey for his loyalty

However, sources have told Fox News that at least one additional candidate is being interviewed Saturday - Adam Lee, the special agent in charge at the FBI's Ri...


Trump Signs Executive Order Launching Voter Fraud Commission

More than 1.7 million people are registered to vote in Kansas. According to a person familiar with the commission, other participants will include Democrats...


Trump's tax law firm has 'deep' ties to Russian Federation

US President Donald Trump has said that he might release his tax returns once his tenure ends. Trump said in an NBC interview this week that he does not...


US, China sign trade agreement

Additionally, Ross said they have worked on a new "regime" for liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports, which will allow China , the world's largest importer of ...


China to allow USA beef exports under new deal

Trump administration officials hailed the deal as a significant advance toward boosting USA exports and closing America's trade gap with the world's second-larg...


ELECTION: 43 Liberals to rule as minority vs NDP's 41, three Greens

Christy Clark's Liberals won 43 seats, the NDP under John Horgan got 41 and the Greens led by Andrew Weaver achieved a major breakthrough by picking up three se...


Warner: Trump firing Comey has 'appearance' of quashing FBI's Russian Federation probe

Sen. Mark WarnerMark WarnerWarner: Senate Intel Committee would "love" Comey to testify in open hearing Flynn subpoena sets up battle between White House, Congr...


Buhari Cleric calls on Nigerians to pray for Buhari

Government sources also recently advised the public not to expect updates on Buhari's health. NEF, however, prayed for the return to full health of President...


President Trump Says He Could Pick New FBI Director By Next Week

President Donald Trump nominates Judge Neil Gorsuch as the new justice for the Supreme Court in Washington D.C., the United States, on January 31, 2017. The fir...


China, Pak. ink pacts ahead of summit

That is on top of railway, power and other projects announced previously in an "economic corridor" linking China's far west with the Indian Ocean that Pakistani...


Venezuela hopes no country hinders China's 'fantastic' Silk Road initiative

Pakistan signed new deals with China on Saturday worth almost $500 million ahead of Beijing's worldwide forum on its "Silk Road" trade and infrastructure initia...


North Korea fires missile - South Korea military

This undated picture released by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on April 26, 2017 shows the combined fire demonstration of the service...


North Korea launches first missile after presidential election in the South

Inada's remarks suggest the missile might have been on a "lofted" trajectory, meaning it could have a far longer range than it actually flew. Guam is home to ...


China to contribute additional $15B to Silk Road Fund - Xi Jinping

The leaders of 29 countries, including Russian President Vladimir Putin, and officials of over 100 countries are attending the event. Mr Putin gave a speech ...