Worldwide

UK police name suspect in east London nightclub acid attack

Two men remain in a serious but stable condition at a special burns unit in London after the attack in the early hours of Monday morning. After failing to fi...


Theresa May: The election result is not certain despite polls

In this summer's snap election, "opportunity knocks" for the Lib Dems, says the Times . Instead, Labour wants a "good process by which we continue to trade w...


Paris Champs-Elysees Attacker Carried a Note Defending ISIS, Prosecutor Says

The policeman killed Thursday was identified as Xavier Jugele, a French association of LGBT police officers. "A man got out straight away and opened fire on t...


Trump says Paris attack will influence France's election

US President Donald Trump said he was seeking a "balanced" and "reciprocal" trading partnership with Italy after meetings Thursday with Italian Prime Minister P...


It's an orca! Last killer whale is born at a SeaWorld park

The company says Takara got pregnant naturally before SeaWorld announced it would discontinue captive breeding, making this generation of orcas its last. I...


France says will 'prove' Damascus behind Syria 'chemical attack'

Syria has blamed terrorist groups for the attack, and Russian President Vladimir Putin suggested that the attack was carried out by "forces" trying to frame th...


BJP's MCD poll manifesto promises meals for Rs 10, no new tax

Lovely, who had been elected four times as Congress MLA, was a minister in the Sheila Dikshit government and was considered a prominent Sikh face of the party i...


Hopes of AIADMK merger up; team formed to hold parleys

The AIADMK Amma faction leaders - barring a few - also distanced themselves from TTV Dinakaran, who had been left in charge of the party by Sasikala before she ...


VP Pence reaffirms ties with Australia

He said Washington believed that a nuclear-free Korean peninsula could be achieved peacefully because of the Trump administration's new engagement with China. P...


Britain's main opposition gears up for June 8 elections

British voters chose to leave the European Union in a referendum last year, signaling the end of the country's 44-year membership of the bloc. Separately May ...


Late-night clashes claim 9th victim of Venezuelan unrest

Last July, the government said it would take over a factory belonging to Kimberly-Clark Corp. after the American personal care giant said it was halting manuf...


Korea calls on UN Secretariat to hold forum on Security Council resolutions

Pence also said the United States would protect freedom of navigation and overflight in the South China Sea, where Beijing is entangled in territorial rows ...


May committed to keeping foreign aid spending pledge

There has been wide speculation that the commitment, subject of heated debate in the United Kingdom, could be abandoned by May's party in its new manifesto, bei...


United Nations-North Korea

Critics have accused Ahn of lacking principles on national security, saying he reversed his position to accept the deployment of a US missile defense system i...


Le Pen gains support after Paris attack but Macron still seen winning

In an interview with The Associated Press , Trump said that while he is not explicitly endorsing Le Pen, the attack played to her strengths. Le Pen topped t...


Timeline: Search for missing Tennessee teen ends in California

He faces a federal kidnapping charge of transporting a minor with the intent to engage in criminal sexual activity, according to the warrant for his arrest. W...


Boy, 4, killed in Melbourne clinic crash

Brax's family issued a short statement through Victoria Police on Saturday. "A private ceremony with intimate family is planned". 'Our family thank the comm...


Man arrested, charged over Borussia Dortmund bus attack

German police today arrested a 28-year-old man known as Sergej W.in connection with explosions last week that targeted a German soccer team's bus. He had rese...


Europhiles see chance of revival in Brexit election

In Scotland, voters previous year favored staying in the European Union, compared with overall 52-48 percent British support to depart the organization. Inside ...


Jakarta rejects incumbent governor, early results show

A day after suffering electoral defeat, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama - commonly referred to as Ahok - fronted court in Jakarta to hear the demand by prosecution ove...


North Korean nuclear workers play volleyball during week of test launch

But he told the sailors, "as all of you know, readiness is the key". "Now that we possess mighty nuclear power to protect ourselves from USA nuclear threat, w...


Rauner: Expanding abortion coverage too controversial

Brian Mackey reports on Gov. Bruce Rauner's decision to oppose abortion legislation today after saying he'd support it in 2014. Troscinski suggests lawmakers ...


Death row inmate Ledell Lee executed in Arkansas

Arkansas has executed an inmate for the first time in almost a dozen years as part of its plan to execute several inmates before a drug expires April 30, desp...


South Korea on heightened alert as Russian Federation denies troop movements toward North

The United States and Russian Federation clashed at the United Nations on Wednesday over a US -drafted Security Council statement to condemn North Korea's lat...


China criticizes North Korea, praises U.S. on nuclear issue

Seoul and Beijing are also bickering over plans to deploy in South Korea an advanced US missile defense system that China sees as a security threat. "The Uni...


Exxon Mobil request to drill in Russia rejected by Trump administration

American Exxon Mobil Corporation has appealed to the United States Department of the Treasury with a request to make an exception for it and allow the impleme...


USA 'armada' not sailing to North Korea

According to the USA daily, the White House said that the order to send the aircraft carrier to the East Sea could send a powerful signal to counter North ...


Egypt declares state of emergency after deadly church attacks

Egyptian Christians were burying their dead on Monday after Islamic State suicide bombers killed at least 45 people in attacks on Palm Sunday services in two ci...


Syrian President Assad's allies say U.S. attack crosses "red lines"

Syria: What led to the USA air strikes? The monitoring group updated its earlier death toll of 15 for the strike on Urum al-Joz, saying three more people had ...


United States will honour refugee deal Trump dubbed 'dumb', Pence tells Australia

Pence said on Friday that his visit to Sydney reaffirms the strong partnership that exists between the United States and Australia. U.S. Vice President Mike ...


Trump says Paris attack will have "big effect" on French election

Panicked tourists fled the scene, and the assailant was shot dead as he tried to make his escape. The Islamic State identified the attacker as Abu Yusuf al-Be...


U.S. vice president on way to Australia for first official visit

Mr Pence, the first senior U.S. administration official to visit Australia since the Republicans' shock election wins past year , will meet Prime Minister Malc...


Trump administration report labels no United States trading partners as currency manipulators

The U.S. uses three criteria to determine which trading partner will be named a currency manipulator, namely persistent intervention in the foreign exchange mar...


Paris Terror Attack Will 'Probably Help' Marine Le Pen in Election

She added: "I think generally, and in very general terms indeed, if anyone is responsible, then it is those in power at the time , not France as such". Except ...


Can't be complacent on North Korea threat, UK minister

Vice Minister Han Song Ryol accused Donald Trump of creating a "vicious cycle" of heightened tensions in the region with his tweets , adding that North Korea ...