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EU says ready to welcome back UK if it decides to stay

British lawmakers on Wednesday overwhelmingly backed Prime Minister Theresa May's call for a snap election, paving the way for a June vote she hopes will give h...


Trump at Easter Egg Roll: 'We're right on track'

In the clip that surfaced online Monday, Melania and their 11-year old son Barron can be seen quickly putting their hands over their hearts when the "Star-S...


Protesters Call For Release Of Trump's Taxes

Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer has said the president's refusal to release his taxes could undercut his push for tax reform. Trump, a billionaire prop...


Greece remains calm over Turkey referendum but keeps an eye on Cyprus

The decision led protesters in Istanbul to call for the resignation of board members while the main opposition party said it would take the decision to Turkey's...


Venezuela protests claim three lives

David Smolansky, mayor of the municipality of El Hatillo and an opposition leader, captured this scene Wednesday afternoon of anti-government protesters crossin...


United States rejects Exxon Mobil request to drill in Black Sea

In 2012, Tillerson negotiated a deal with Russia's oil and gas giant Rosneft, worth as much as $500 billion in joint investments, to explore deposits in the...


Security cover for Mulayam, Maya, Akhilesh reduced

In his first cabinet meeting, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had made a decision to waive off loans worth almost Rs 36,000 crore for small and mar...


Paul Ryan: Avoiding shutdown is GOP priority, not health care vote

Trump was responding to a question from The Hill's Jordan Fabian, who asked him about the health care effort during a joint White House press conference with ...


Le Pen, Macron level in first election round, Melenchon third - BVA poll

Analysts say Thursday's attack could shake up the four-way contest between far-right leader Marine Le Pen, centrist Emmanuel Macron, conservative Francois Fillo...


Trump greets freed Egyptian-American prisoner in welcome video

The couple were arrested a year later along with four other humanitarian workers, whose released has also been secured. Trump had hosted Egyptian President Ab...


Most Americans think marijuana should be legal, oppose federal crackdowns on sales

In addition to these results, 88 percent of those polled felt medical marijuana use should be legal. "From a stigmatized, risky drug bought in the shadows, to...


Amit Malik blames Rahul Gandhi for Congress members joining BJP

Meanwhile, Lovely alleged that many in the Congress were feeling suffocated due to corruption in the party. Taking a jibe at the Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party ...


Prince William, Prince Harry on mom Diana's death: 'We are uniquely bonded'

You have no idea what you're doing". Earlier this week, her husband Prince William also had a chat with Lady Gaga about mental illness. Sharing your problem...


South Korea's Former President Park Charged in Corruption Probe

Park was accused of taking a total of 59.2 billion won (52 million US dollars) in bribes both directly and indirectly from business conglomerates, called chaebo...


Imran Khan baffled over PMLN celebrating Panamagate verdict

Khan termed the verdict as indictment of Sharif as the bench did not absolve him of the allegations. The nation's benchmark stock index extended gains after t...


Muslim Men Assaulted Over Cattle in Delhi

Rizwan and Kamil, residents of Haryana's Pataudi, and Ashu from Uttar Pradesh's Mathura in Uttar Pradesh, were admitted to AIIMS trauma centre from where they w...


France heads to the polls after unpredictable presidential campaign

Almost 47 million voters will decide, under tight security, whether to back a pro-EU centrist newcomer, a scandal-ridden veteran conservative who wants to slash...


Vigil planned for 1 of 3 Fresno shooting victims

They scattered, and the gunman picked an "older gentleman" who appeared to be heavier, David Jackson, and shot him twice. Kori Ali Muhammad is the suspect. Af...


Pentagon might try to shoot down Pyongyang's next missile test

Mr Pence arrived in Tokyo on Tuesday fresh from a pilgrimage to the Demilitarised Zone dividing the Korean Peninsula, where he pledged to bring Pyongyang to h...


Iran FM mocks USA claims it is violating nuclear deal

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has accused Iran of "alarming ongoing provocations" aimed at destabilizing the Middle East and undermining America's interes...


German nationalists elect top duo for general election

Top candidates for the German elections Alice Weidel and Alexander Gauland of Germany's anti-immigration party Alternative for Germany (AFD) during an AFD p...


Global finance leaders grapple with globalization fears

In the USA, the Federal Reserve has raised short-term interest rates twice since December, is on target for more hikes this year and is weighing whether to begi...


Italy is key USA partner in Mediterranean, Trump tells Gentiloni

President Donald Trump, right, shakes hands as he meets with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, left, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washingto...


Gayle first to hit 10000 Twenty20 runs

Gayle returned to form for the Royal Challengers Bangalore as he scored 77 runs in just 38 balls with 7 sixes and 5 fours. Gayle soon upped the ante with a co...


Carl Vinson to arrive in East Sea in days: Pence

Perhaps the North Koreans calculated (rightly, it seems) that either a nuclear test or a test of an intercontinental ballistic missile - a long-range missile of...


The White House Is Preparing For A Government Shutdown Next Week

President Donald Trump plans to propose spending about $200 billion in taxpayer dollars on an infrastructure development plan that would leverage private financ...


Pochettino looks to bright future for Tottenham despite Chelsea woe

In the project and the moment that we are in I feel very proud. "They didn't play a simple game , you played a semi-final against a team as strong as Tottenh...


Trump meets with Italian PM

He says the United States "has, right now, enough roles, with a role everywhere". "I do not see a (US) role in Libya", Trump said during a joint news confe...


Palestinian Prisoners Begin Mass Hunger Strike

Some 6,500 Palestinians are now detained by Israel for a range of offences and alleged crimes, and for many Palestinians the prisons themselves have become a ...


Turkey demands end of European Union interference in referendum outcome

The White House said they also discussed a USA missile strike in Syria and the fight against the Islamic State group. "We neither see, hear, nor acknowledge t...


'Sword stands ready' against Pyongyang: Mike Pence

Navy's Yokosuka base. He called North Korea the most urgent and risky threat to the peace and security of the Asia-Pacific region. On Tuesday, Pence reassured...


North Korea threatens Australia with nuclear attack

The situation on the Korean peninsula aggravated since North Korea carried out a number of missile launches and nuclear tests, with one of the latest constituti...


Corbyn: Speculation about my future as Labour leader is 'absurd'

He said that within a few hours of the general election being called, 2,500 people had joined the Labour Party, with thousands more joining in the last few da...


OSCE monitor killed in Ukraine when mine blows up vehicle

An official from the organisation in Kiev said they could not disclose the victims' nationalities because their next-of-kin were still in the process of being n...


SeaWorld announces birth of its last ever killer whale

SeaWorld didn't immediately name the calf because the park's veterinarians have not yet determined whether it is male or female. It called on SeaWorld to "re...