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Clapper says Trump eroding checks and balances

On CNN's "State Of The Union", host Jake Tapper asked Clapper if he was concerned with recent developments over the past week, such as the firing of former FBI ...


Trump considers adding troops in Afghanistan

Trump campaigned on a promise to both wage a more robust fight against extremists and avoid deeper USA military involvement across the globe. But Independent ...


WannaCry Ransomware: Microsoft Calls Out NSA For 'Stockpiling' Vulnerabilities

The malicious "ransomware" attacks that seized computers worldwide Friday and held those systems hostage are likely to worsen this week as millions of people re...


Pak moves closer to China, hails controversial CPEC

Belt and Road is being promoted by Xi Jinping , the Chinese president, as an ambitious attempt to connect China with Europe, Asia and Africa through multi-bill...


Trump on Russian Federation allegations: 'There is no collusion'

Graham is leading an investigation into Russian interference in the United States election, which included a hearing featuring former acting Attorney General Sa...


Fallout over Comey firing continues after tumultuous week for the White House

White House spokesman Sean Spicer denied that account, insisting that the president simply "wants loyalty to this country and the rule of law". Tim Kaine of Vir...


Ukrainian leaders welcome victory of Macron in French presidential election

There's every chance that Macron will end up having to govern in a so-called "cohabitation" with representatives from parties beyond his nascent political movem...


Nervous India can't stop others from joining Belt and Road

However, critics argue the project is structured to benefit China more than anyone else, and risks burdening developing countries with debt and expensive white ...


Stormzy Is Helping A South London Student Go To Harvard

The Oxford University student wrote on the Crowdfunder page that she is "particularly interested in psychological development of individuals from disadvantaged ...


France inaugurates new president: Emmanuel Macron, 39

The mayor of Le Havre since 2010, Mr Philippe previously worked as a director of public affairs for French nuclear group Areva from 2007-2010 and as a lawyer ...


Finland Takes Arctic Council Chair

A few hundred people chanted slogans and made speeches to protest the presence of U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Fairbanks, Alaska, May 10, 2017. Till...


Honor Mom on her day

And while it may be impossible for us to spend everyday making our mothers feel special, we can dedicate all of our time on Mother's Day to make the women w...


Army denies clean chit to officer who tied youth to vehicle

A video of the incident was uploaded by former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on his Twitter profile, generating massive outrage and condemnation from all quarter...


Myanmar, EU at odds over Rohingya rights mission

A Rohingya boy sit in a burnt area after fire destroyed shelters at a camp for internally displaced Muslims in the western Rakhine State on May 3, 2016. When na...


Vatican, Myanmar, establish full relations as Suu Kyi visits Pope

Suu Kyi in the "Sala del Tronetto" (the little throne room) where he normally greets heads of state. The Pope also handed her a copy of his hard-hitting messa...


VVPAT will be introduced by 2019 LS elections, assures EC

The Election Commission, on the other hand, reiterated that the EVMs used by it were tamperproof. Political representatives who attended the meeting said most...


Trump keeps Comey battle alive by warning him not to talk

The explanations for Comey's firing from the Trump White House have shifted repeatedly since the move was announced late Tuesday afternoon, undermining the cred...


North Korea says 'new missile' can carry nuclear warhead

The North has carried out two atomic tests and dozens of missile launches since the beginning of a year ago in its quest to develop a missile capable of deliver...


Trump to host President Erdoğan at White House on May 16

The Kurdish fighters have faced opposition from Turkey in part due to their alignment with the People's Protection Units, which Turkey considers an extension of...


World Health Organization confirms second Ebola case in Congo outbreak

The recent outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC, Nigeria's Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, has called on health care providers and th...


Ransomware cyber-attack: Who has been hardest hit?

The indiscriminate attack began Friday and struck banks, hospitals and government agencies, exploiting known vulnerabilities in older Microsoft computer operati...


N.Korea claims new missile has U.S. in crosshairs

The test gives a boost to leader Kim Jong Un as he seeks to show his people that he's standing up to America and South Korea. He said the missile's trajecto...


Trump vows to work as 'mediator' for Israeli-Palestinian peace

Abbas' White House talks follow a mid-February visit by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. " There's such hatred, but hopefully there won't be such ha...


Trump's Approval Ratings Drop Even Further After Firing Comey

Mark Warner of Virginia, the top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, said his panel or another committee would "absolutely" subpoena such tapes. 2 Re...


North Korea launches a new unidentified missile as tensions with USA fester

The agency also claimed its missile was meant to verify the specifications of a new ballistic rocket "capable of carrying a large-size heavy nuclear warhead". N...


BC election results are 'beginning of something different,' Clark says

The ruling Liberal Party squeaked to victory in British Columbia elections, but it lost its majority after 16 years in power as the left-leaning New Democrats p...


Putin condemns North Korea missile test

Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said the missile test-fired by North Korea flew 800 kilometers (500 miles) for about 30 minutes and landed in the...


WannaCry Ransomware: Zimbabwe amoung countries targeted

For IT workers and security researchers, the episode highlights the challenge of fighting an ever-mutating foe whose motives are rarely clear. This one worked...


Conservative lawmaker Philippe named as France's new Prime minister: Elysee

A large group of onlookers, some carrying European flags, stood outside the chancellery as Macron arrived. Macron previously met Merkel when he visited Berlin i...


North Korea's latest missile launch suggests progress toward ICBM

The launch was carried out in compliance with the security of neighboring states, the KCNA said, adding that the objective was to assess the "tactical and techn...


AAP concealed its earning from EC: Kapil Mishra

On Sunday, Mishra had accused the AAP of lying to the Election Commission (EC) about donations and laundering money through shell companies. Last week, Mish...


Trump urged to hand over any Comey tapes

But very well known, highly respected, really talented people. The 49-year-old McCabe, a career FBI agent, has taken part in a number of high-profile investig...


Yankees retire Derek Jeter's number 2 jersey

Announcers Michel Kay and John Sterling emceed the festivities, introducing his whole family with the crowd chanting a familiar roll call of 'De-reck Je-Ter!' ...


New French prime minister is relatively unknown

His appointment marks a milestone in the rebuilding of France's political landscape, which has been dynamited by the election of Macron - the first president of...


Vladimir Putin, on visit to China, plays Soviet-era melodies on piano

As the dust settles on the initial round of global ransomware attacks, Russian president Vladimir Putin has said the incident has "nothing to do" with Russia,...