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Finsbury Park Toddlers: Boy, One, Dies And Girl In Critical Condition

A spokesperson for the Police Air Service said that they were assisting officers from Hackney "after two children were found seriously injured at an address in ...


How Senate rejected Magu as EFCC Chairman

The Senate said security reports about the person of Mr Magu was not favorable for his clearance for the anti-graft agency's top job and asked President Muhamm...


Nigerian Senate denies rejecting anti-graft chief on corruption allegations

Saraki also said the Presidency's failure to consult widely on Magu's nomination, or on issues such as the summon of Customs Comptroller General, Hamid Ali, is ...


President Trump's budget would cut heating help for low income OH housing

The Trump administration budget director Mick Mulvaney claimed at a press conference there was no evidence the programmes, which serve more than 1.6 million c...


Rod Rosenstein Will Not Commit to Recusing Himself from Russia Investigation

Democrats have demanded that Rosenstein, who as deputy attorney general would have day-to-day oversight of Justice Department operations, step aside. Rod Rose...


12M enroll in health law Trump, GOP are trying to repeal

But many Republicans are bridling at this, fearing that a vote on an increasingly unpopular health care plan with no prospects for ultimate passage will cost ...


Philippine lawmaker seeks to impeach Duterte

But it could be a factor in bringing charges against Duterte in the International Criminal Court. Duterte earlier ruled out that Robredo had nothing to do wit...


Yogi Adityanath sworn in as UP CM

Rajnath Singh is likely to be the next chief minister of Uttar Pradesh. This is published unedited from the IANS feed . Announcing that the state's MLAs ha...


Ghana leader defends decision to appoint 110 ministers

A pressure group based in Ghana , Occupy Ghana has joined in the list of organizations calling on President Nana Akufo-Addo to downsize the number of Ministe...


Rex Tillerson, china turn up heat on N. Korea

That marked a sharp break with China, which favours careful diplomacy over heated rhetoric. The close ally to the North played host to the six-party negotiati...


Health secretary prods GOP to 'collaborate' on health bill

I've always voted Democratic. The hatred has been there for years. "I'm not going to be doing it, just so you understand". U.S. Rep. Barry Loudermilk, R-Cassv...


Man shot dead after grabbing soldier's gun at Orly Airport, Paris

The prosecutor said the 39-year-old attacker had acted with "intentions that were very visibly criminal". The prosecutor's office said its anti-terrorism divi...


Congressman Arrington praises Trump's proposed budget

So while the President is at the country club, his 2018 budget will literally starve the country's elderly and veterans. As is becoming customary with this ...


Rangers respond after being given freedom to enjoy themselves by Pedro Caixinha

The squad will have just one day off in that time according to their manager who is keen to get as many hours to work with his players as possible before they f...


G20 drops anti-protectionist pledge

The group set aside a previous pledge to avoid "all forms of protectionism" and signed up to an inoffensive statement about working "to strengthen the contribut...


Oil tanker hijacked off Somali coast

The ship was being monitored by the United Kingdom Maritime Trade Organisation (UKMTO), which coordinates the management of all merchant ships and yachts in the...


Turkey's Erdogan Sees 'Spirit of Fascism' Rising in Europe

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief Jens Stoltenberg also urged Turkey and its North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies to "show mutual respect, to be cal...


Tillerson to face Chinese ire over blame for North Korea tensions

We are exploring a new range of diplomatic, security and economic measures. Earlier in the day, Tillerson visited the demilitarized zone, the highly-fortified...


Irish PM in U-turn over 'racist and dangerous' Donald Trump

Mr Kenny had said in advance that he would seek to raise with VP Pence - who is an avowed critic of equal rights for homosexual people - Ireland's experience of...


GOP lawmaker to Trump: Produce wiretap evidence or apologize to Obama

Earlier Thursday, House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin pushed back on the accusations as well. With all the attention on Fox News right now because of a repor...


Former LS Speaker Rabi Ray is nomore

Inspired by Rammohan Lohia, he founded the Socialist Party in Odisha in 1956, and later went on to become the National Secretary of the party in 1960. He was el...


Turkey puts deal in doubt

And later, Turkey's Minister of Family and Social Policies was kept out of the Turkish consulate in Rotterdam after traveling from Germany, insisting that the "...


G-20 members fuss over free-trade view

BADEN-BADEN, Germany Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said he agreed with his USA counterpart Steven Mnuchin on the need to abide by the G7 and G20 agreements...


Source says Russian envoy died of heart attack

Most of the deaths investigated by the office are not suspicious, The Associated Press reports . The office, which typically makes public the results of auto...


Philippines to Strengthen Military Facilities in South China Sea

China seized the Scarborough Shoal in 2012 and then denied Filipino fishermen access to their traditional fishing grounds in the area. The United Nations-back...


G-20 finance chiefs warn of FX rate volatility

Holding their annual talks in the rain sodden spa town of Baden Baden , the world's biggest economies dropped a long-standing anti-protectionist commitment aft...


Japan Holds Missile Attack Drill Following North Korea Launch

Residents of the largely rural peninsula jutting into the ocean about 450 km (280 miles) north of the capital, Tokyo , made their way to a designated evacuatio...


Turkey brands Germany 'HYPOCRITES' for allowing huge anti-Erdogan PROTEST in Frankfurt

Turkish authorities have detained 740 people for suspected links to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) over the last three days, state media reported on...


Is North Korea escalating nuclear action?

However, the drumbeat of USA military threats has been preceded by months of high-level discussions in American foreign policy and military circles over action ...


NC, Cong join hands, name Farooq for Srinagar LS bypoll

Both the parties will be focusing on proving themselves a viable alternative to the Mehbooba Mufti-government which has attracted a lot of public anger post the...


Patriots re-sign star linebacker Dont'a Hightower, report says

Hightower visited the Jets Monday and the Steelers Tuesday. It was believed the Jets were offering more than $12 million per year, which would have trumped that...


North Korea taking Malaysians 'hostage' unprecedented in peacetime

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said yesterday the government has been given an assurance that the stranded Malaysians are not in custody and can move abo...


European Union says Turkey 'completely detached from reality'

So why were Turkish ministers not allowed to hold rallies? People gesture and wave flags as Turkish residents of the Netherlands gather for a protest outside...


China pushes back on tougher US approach to North Korea

We're exploring a new range of diplomatic, security and economic measures. "Certainly, we do not want to, for things to get to military conflict", Tillerson ...


China urges United States to be 'coolheaded' in approach to North Korea

North Korea conducted two nuclear test explosions and 24 ballistic missile tests a year ago, and experts estimate it could soon have a nuclear-tipped missile ca...