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96 percent of French Israelis vote for Macron, envoy says

Denmark and now France is in contrast to the mindboggling return of regressive, racist and insular politics in the USA, and also in contrast to the Brexit exper...


World Court orders Pakistan temporarily not to execute alleged Indian spy

Amid the court proceedings in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case , President of the ICJ, Ronny Abraham said that India should have been given consular access as per ...


Greenpeace asks Alberta regulator to halt Kinder Morgan Canada IPO

Designed and approved 70 years ago, the Trans Mountain pipeline has delivered crude oil and refined fuels from northern Alberta to its Burnaby shipping terminal...


LGBT Rights Activists Hold Flash Mob Protest In St. Petersburg

Parliamentarians also urged Russian authorities to uphold global human rights standards and ensure the safety of all individuals, including those belonging to t...


Turkey Calls For Ouster Of US Envoy To Anti-IS Coalition

Erdogan said that the United States had made its decision on the subject of the Raqqa operation and that Turkey could not participate, given the YPG involveme...


Change to European Union treaties 'not taboo' - Macron

The choice of Mr Philippe is aimed at drawing more defectors from The Republicans. PARIS , May 18 A parliamentary majority looks to be within reach for centr...


Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell dies at age 52 in Detroit

Next to Nirvana, Soundgarden stood at the apex of grunge culture. In 2001, Cornell formed the super-group known as Audioslave, alongside rock legends from Rag...


Cruz: Western Wall 'part of Israel' & Jerusalem Israel's capital

The presidents signed those waivers largely for foreign policy reasons, as listed above. He has gone after US Jewish groups who back a two-state solution and ...


Intel Trump Shared With Russia Came From Israel

Trump shared details about an Islamic State terror threat related to the use of laptop computers on aircraft with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Rus...


New French Prime Minister Described himself as a Man of the Right

He backed Macron earlier this year. A high-profile conservative politician has been named as France's finance minister in President Emmanuel Macron's first go...


North Korea vows missile tests 'any time, any place', defying USA warnings

North Korea's long-term bid to develop a credible nuclear attack threat to the U.S. mainland saw it launch Sunday what appeared to be its longest-range missile...


Nine injured, two arrested in fight at Turkish ambassador's home

According to witnesses, the brawl is alleged to have erupted after supporters of the Turkish leader, along with his security detail attacked a group of Kurdish ...


GOP candidate for FBI says no special counsel for inquiry

Edgar Hoover Building. The candidates include the current acting director, a sitting congressman, a NY judge, and a former top Justice Department official dur...


Europe's New Defender and Protector: Macron Wins, Le Pen Defeated

Valls told RTL radio on Tuesday that Macron's victory over far-right leader Marine Le Pen in the presidential runoff on Sunday was a blow to populism in Europe,...


Emmanuel Macron: for a new European Community

By becoming president with no established party backing he has already thrown traditional party loyalties into the air, and early poll predictions show his star...


Representative: Rocker Chris Cornell has died at age 52

Soundgarden emerged from the 90s Seattle grunge revolution. The American singer was among the founders of the grunge moment in Seattle, where he formed Soun...


Unwavering support to Palestine: PM Narendra Modi

Abu Mazen, Indyk said, is himself under pressure, as Palestine's top Arab supporters have been trying to overthrow him. In a written statement, Michael Lynk, ...


Comey's firing gets low approval; Trump's support unmoved

Mr Comey's dismissal has caused an outcry in Washington, with some accusing the president of trying to stifle a probe into alleged Russian links to his election...


Haley Echoes Trump Desire to Move US Embassy to Jerusalem

The White House said the comment did not represent the president's position. There was no immediate comment from the White House. "Israel is convinced tha...


Trump tweet-warns Comey 'before he starts leaking'

Aides later said the president had been considering firing Comey for months, and Trump said he would have made the decision regardless of the Justice Depart...


Boris Johnson makes whisky gaffe on United Kingdom gurdwara visit

Many Sikhs believe it is wrong to drink alcohol, yet the Foreign Secretary appeared ignorant of this fact, saying he wanted to boost the whisky business with a ...


Israel seeks to contain fallout from Trump intel sharing

House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz, R. -Utah, demanded Tuesday that the FBI turn over records related to Trump's conversations with Comey , sayi...


Fired FBI Director James Comey called to testify before House Oversight Committee

The chair and ranking member, respectively, of a judiciary subcommittee focused on terrorism, Graham and Whitehouse have also called on Comey to testify publi...


Goa: Two dead, 30 missing as bridge collapses in river

The Portuguese-era bridge across the river Sanvordem, a tributary of river Zuari, was closed for traffic for the last four years. Incident happened when police ...


Will Moon and Trump hold a summit soon?

His position conflicts with that of U.S. President Donald Trump, who seeks to increase pressure on Pyongyang through further isolation and sanctions. In the f...


Lib Dems pledge to ban diesel sales

The party said it would raise most of its funding through tax increases - but would initially have to borrow extra cash to meet spending needs. Lib Dems alway...


Donald Trump congratulates France's Emmanuel Macron, looks forward to working with him

En Marche! campaign manager Richard Ferrand says the organisation has so far managed to attract 2,85,000 members, CNN reports. The party does not now hold any ...


Donald Trump Deletes Tweet Calling Mahmoud Abbas Meeting 'an Honor'

President Abbas said to reporters, "we are raising our youth, our children, our grandchildren on a culture of peace". Former Foreign Minister and Zionist Unio...


It's obvious that some want to harm Trump: Ryan

Comey was sacked by Trump last Tuesday, sparking a firestorm of allegations and political bickering over the timing and potential political nature of the remova...


Controversy over Trump Israel policy ahead of visit

A sign hangs on a building under construction in Jerusalem congratulating U.S. President Donald Trump, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. There are ongoing rumors and u...


Flooding Prompts Montreal to Declare State of Emergency

Authorities said almost 1,900 homes have been flooded across 126 towns and cities and some 1,200 troops have reportedly been deployed to help evacuate people. "...


Grassley Seeks Copies of Reported Comey Memos and Possible Trump Tapes

In a departure from past firestorms, top aides did not appear on television to rebut the claims, and Trump did not respond on Twitter. Mitch McConnell, the Re...


Terrorist freed from house arrest after decades in custody

But Rivera was never connected to any specific bombings. Puerto Rico nationalist and FALN leader, Oscar Lopez Rivera, will be freed on Wednesday, May 17, 2017...


Settler Shoots Palestinian Dead After Firing Back at Stone-throwers

A Palestinian has been shot and killed by an Israeli settler during protests in the West Bank, the Palestinian Ministry of Health has confirmed . It is repo...


Syria denies building crematory for political prisoners

The State Department supported these accusations with satellite photographs showing the construction of the crematorium, and other newly declassified informat...