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Trump tells Abbas 'very good chance' of Israeli-Palestinian peace

Sanders called for a more even-handed approach to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and called into question supplying "endless amounts of money, of military ...


"Are We Getting Closer" To Impeachment Of Donald Trump — CNN's Wolf Blitzer

In a situation like the Comey firing, the unpopular, untrustworthy president argues that the popular Federal Bureau of Investigation (52 percent approve/16 pe...


Trump Will Be First Sitting President Ever to Visit Western Wall

The Palestinians want to set up a state in the West Bank, Gaza Strip and east Jerusalem, lands Israel captured in the 1967 Middle East war. Although the battl...


Obama warned Trump about hiring Michael Flynn

The White House was warned in January that President Donald Trump's national security adviser Michael Flynn was vulnerable to Russian blackmail, a top forme...


Rivals unite to oust Rouhani as Iran election enters final days

So no matter who becomes Iran's next president, they will try and keep this nuclear agreement. The presidential election is a stepping stone and significant p...


Indian SC calls triple talaq 'worst and undesirable form'

Senior advocate Salman Khurshid, who has offered to assist the court on this issue, said , " Triple talaq is a non-issue. The Constitution bench of Chief J...


United Nations slams DPRK's latest ballistic missile test

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on Sunday observed the test launch of a new ballistic missile that can carry a large nuclear warhead and has the USA mainland wi...


Schumer: No new Federal Bureau of Investigation director without a special counsel on Russian Federation

He said Spicer is a nice man "but he gets beat up". Trump's administration - embroiled in a deepening crisis over the sacking and its shifting explanation of ...


Kansai Electric restarts reactor at its Takahama plant in Fukui

At 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Kansai Electric started removing control rods from the Takahama No. 4 reactor. However, the Osaka High Court in March overturned the l...


Trump told Comey to consider imprisoning reporters who publish leaks

An associate of Comey's who is familiar with the matter confirms that the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director memorialized the conversation with Tru...


Kurdish-Led SDF Closing In On IS-Held Raqqa, Groups Report

As they prepare for the offensive in Raqqa, the Islamic State's de facto Syrian capital, the Americans have told Turkey that the YPG will not be permitted t...


Microsoft users warned to update security amid cyber attack scare

There are apprehensions that a second wave of the attack may arrive Monday as employees return and switch on affected computers. He said "the level of crimina...


U.S. ambassador says Chinese leverage is key to North Korea

The United States said the missile landed close to Russian territory, but Moscow later said it fell in the ocean about 500 kilometres (310 miles) away and posed...


France's Macron looks to past post-win, gears up for future

Macron's victory in the May 7 presidential runoff has reconfigured the political landscape with his winning campaign as an independent that upended decades of l...


Trump says new Federal Bureau of Investigation 'possible' by Friday, ahead of Saturday's commencement speech

The president took to Twitter Friday morning to issue a threat to Comey that erratically referenced "tapes" of their conversations that may or may not exist. ...


Mormon Church Will Withdraw From Boy Scouts' Programs For Older Teens

Kirk said boys as young as 13 often earn their Eagle Scout, but most don't achieve it before 14. "I think Boy Scouts will continue on here with a lot of par...


Search operation called off in Kashmir

However, the government forces restored to heavy tea smoke shells to disperse the protesting people. It may be mentioned here that this was the second such ma...


National Security Advisor: Trump's Conversation With Russians Was 'Wholly Appropriate'

John McCain, R-Ariz., called the reports "deeply disturbing" and said they could affect the willingness of USA allies and partners to share intelligence with th...


After protest by Rewari school girls, Haryana govt decides to upgrade school

The protest comes in the wake of recent reports in Haryana on gangrape, torture and murder. Earlier in the day, around 10 girls were taken to the hospital a...


Merkel's conservatives clinch victory in key state vote

Preliminary results showed Merkel's CDU receiving 33% of the vote in North Rhine-Westphalia, or NRW, followed by the Social Democratic Party's 31.4%. Schulz, ...


'Subpoena Pen Ready': GOP's Chaffetz Seeks Comey Memos

While not unprecedented, it is a rare privilege for a foreign minister to be granted bilateral talks in the Oval Office with a USA president. However, Franks ...


Pakistan scowls at ICJ order, says its 'diversionary tactic'

His comments came as Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif held a meeting with Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa to discuss the stay order from the top worldwide cou...


Tempers grow frayed in the besieged White House

President Trump boasted about highly classified intelligence in a meeting with the Russian foreign minister and ambassador last week, providing details that cou...


Cabinet approves 10 nuclear reactors for power generation

India hopes to generate at least 25 percent of its energy using nuclear power plants. The decision on construction 10 PHWRs comes days before the Modi governm...


Former top U.S. justice official to testify on Flynn-Russia links

Yates repeatedly declined to discuss details of the investigation in a public forum. Also testifying Monday will be former director of national intelligence J...


Microsoft offers free security fixes following global cyberattack

Patients are being warned of slow service at surgeries, but patient data does not appear to have been compromised. "Since the global coordinated ransomware at...


Trump threatens to cancel all future news briefings

I have no evidence of collusion. May 12, 2017Spicer does not answer if the White House, or Trump, is taping conversations in the Oval Office. How many time...


Iran's first VP quits the presidential race, backs Rouhani

Qalibaf had been under pressure from fellow hard-liners to fall in behind Raisi. This led to a noticeable decrease in the percentage of undecided voters - from ...


Israel Prime Minister Responds to Secretary Tillerson on US Embassy Move

After a Fox News reporter said Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu urged Trump against the embassy move, the Israeli Prime Minister's office calle...


McMaster declines to say whether Western Wall is in Israel

McMaster, speaking to reporters to preview Trump's first foreign swing, said questions about the location of the Western Wall - one of the holiest sites in Juda...


U.S. lawmakers want to see Comey memo on Trump meeting

Trump's request is the clearest evidence that the president has tried to directly influence the Justice Department and F.B.I. investigation into links between M...


House chairman seeks Comey-Trump documents

And added: " This is not a truthful or accurate portrayal of the conversation between the President and Mr Comey". Flynn was forced to resign from his positio...


India rips up Pak at ICJ

Jadhav had been kidnapped in Iran as "far fetched". "However, there is an apprehension that this being Pakistan.it will do what it wants, despite all our best e...


At a besieged White House, tempers flare and confusion swirls

Explaining why white areas were viewable through the crowds, Spicer added: "This was the first time in our nation's history that floor coverings have been used ...


Labour spending plans to create £58bn hole in public finances, claim Tories

Mr Corbyn said his manifesto, which included scrapping university tuition fees and ending cuts to the National Health Service, was costed and accused the Conser...