Putin discusses anti-terrorism with France's Le Pen

Putin has held a su. According to Le Canard Enchaîné, the French investigative and satirical weekly, Mike Turner, a Republican on the House of Representatives' permanent select committee on intelligence, in December urged the U.S. But those were o... More..

by | Published 26 days ago
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Kremlin critic's killer Russian agent, official says

He renounced his Russian citizenship and became a Ukrainian citizen late a year ago. Any claims that Russia is connected to the killing are " absurd ", Putin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said , according to R...More..

Sessions threats could cost Colorado cities millions
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Sessions threats could cost Colorado cities millions

Those who do not comply "are not eligible to receive federal grants, except as deemed necessary for law enforcement purposes by the Attorney General or the Secretary", the order read. Sessions' statement echo...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Britain formally triggers Brexit with letter to EU

Britain's ambassador to the European Union Sir Tim Barrow gave the Article 50 letter of notification to the European Commission shortly after lunch time on Wednesday, meaning Britain's formal departure from t...More..

Russian state bank says it met with Kushner
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Russian state bank says it met with Kushner

Kushner, who is married to Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump and now serves as a senior adviser, will lead the newly formed White House Office of American Innovation with an eye on leveraging business ideas and pot...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

'WhatsApp encryption helps terrorists communicate safely'

The attack Wednesday looks set to reignite the privacy-versus-secrecy debate in Europe as several other attackers in the USA and Europe have also used secure messaging apps shortly before or during their attack...More..

Indian Army Chief arrives in Kathmandu
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Indian Army Chief arrives in Kathmandu

Gen Chhetri received a similar honorary rank from Indian President Pranab Mukherjee in February past year. Rajendra Chhetri, Indian Ambassador to Nepal Manjeev Singh Puri and other senior military officials f...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Democrats oppose Gorsuch, say he rules against workers

Schumer said Gorsuch favors the "powerful over the weak" and would not check President Trump's agenda. Fearing Gorsuch's right-wing credentials and angered by the GOP's stonewalling of former President Barack...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Trump wants to build 30-foot-high wall at Mexican border

Critics of the budget plan were quick to reject its underlying premise that the border is out of control and billions more need to be spent on security issues. "Our city is one that is known for breaking down w...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Canada budget falls flat with scientists

Meanwhile, Wednesday's budget postponed another $8.5 billion in spending on new military equipment over the next 20 years, including $933 million over the next six years. Morneau, ministers and Liberal MPs bega...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

OPEC compliance with oil curbs rises in March as UAE joins cut

The production drop in Libya, which was pumping 700,000 barrels a day before the pipeline halt, is at least temporarily easing concern that rising USA supply is countering the effect of curbs by the Organisatio...More..

Crewman's body recovered from Irish Coast Guard helicopter
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Crewman's body recovered from Irish Coast Guard helicopter

The body of Captain Dara Fitzpatrick, a 45-year-old mother-of-one, is the only one of the four crew to have been recovered from the ocean so far. As it stands, crew members, Mark Duffy, Paul Ormsby and Ciarán...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

China still committed to Paris climate change deal: foreign ministry

Trump's executive order seeks to suspend, rescind or flag for review more than a half-dozen measures in an effort to boost domestic energy production in the form of fossil fuels. "This is all driven by denial...More..

Turkey may review ties with Europe after April referendum: President
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Turkey may review ties with Europe after April referendum: President

Erdoğan said in a speech in Istanbul on Sunday: " Merkel , now you're applying Nazi methods". German lawmakers from across the political spectrum also voiced concern about reports that Turkish consulates ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Thousands take part in London protest to say no to Brexit

Poland together with the rest of the Eastern nations, is anxious over the idea supported by Germany, Italy, France and Spain of being an Europe at different speeds, considering this would promote more fragmenta...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Secretary Tillerson Meets with Chinese President

Tillerson told Xi that President Trump looks forward to enhancing the understanding between the two countries, and "the opportunity for a visit in the future". "We believe that we can make sure the relations...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

O'Neill confirms successful surgery for Coleman following double leg break

I've only seen it in real time when it happened and I didn't see a lot. He's really disappointed that one of his tackles has ended up getting someone hurt. Friday's result kept Ireland four points clear of Wale...More..

Nunes Backs Down From Assertion Trump Was Monitored
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Nunes Backs Down From Assertion Trump Was Monitored

In dueling news conferences Friday morning, committee Chairman Devin Nunes , R-Calif., said the committee had postponed its next open hearing for what amounted to logistical reasons - while ranking member Ad...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

French Elections Russia does not want to interfere in election

It seems only natural, then, that Marine Le Pen , far-right presidential candidate and leader of the National Front Party, would spend this week in Chad and Russian Federation. He said, even though Russian Fed...More..

Freedom Caucus holds out on Trump's efforts to pass healthcare bill
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Freedom Caucus holds out on Trump's efforts to pass healthcare bill

Freedom Caucus members met with President Trump at the White House on Thursday , and the broader House Republicans delayed their planned morning meeting. You can not claim you want to invest in women's health a...More..

German lawmakers slam Turkey for alleged spying on colleague
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

German lawmakers slam Turkey for alleged spying on colleague

Although US-based cleric Gulen, 75, has always denied charges that he was involved in the failed coup last July to overthrow Erdogan, Ankara has cracked down hard on his followers. German Interior Minister Tho...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

South Korea finds presumed remains of ferry disaster victim

Lee had said the fragments, ranging from 4 cm (1.6 inch) to 18 cm (7 inches) in length, appeared to have emerged through the vessel's windows. "The ship has come up, but not the nine people inside it", Lee Ge...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Oklahoma Police Officer Killed

Kidney said . Terney died Monday after undergoing surgery. After a Taser failed to stop the man, police told KOCO5 Terney and the suspect exchanged gunfire; both were hit. The officer returned fire, striki...More..

UN Security Council strongly condemns DPRK's ballistic missile launch, engine test
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

UN Security Council strongly condemns DPRK's ballistic missile launch, engine test

The reported launch failure comes as the North angrily reacts to ongoing annual U.S. The launch attempts follows four days after the North Korea announced it had tested a new rocket engine, calling it as ...More..

American-led coalition vows to crush 'Islamic State'
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

American-led coalition vows to crush 'Islamic State'

Cavusoglu said in remarks at the National Press Club in Washington . Iraq's Prime Minister, Haider al-Abadi, said, "We are killing Daesh (ISIS)". "A more defined course of action in Syria is still coming t...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Merkel's Deputy Bouffier: Erdogan Not Wanted in Germany

German Chancellor Angela Merkel demanded again on Monday that Turkey stop comparing bans on rallies by Turkish officials to Nazi tactics, and said her government reserved the right to block future appearanc...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Hong Kong 'planning to arrest democracy protest leaders'

A day after Hong Kong picked a new pro-Beijing leader, police are planning to arrest student leaders and other prominent figures involved with the huge 2014 "Umbrella Movement" pro-democracy protests, activis...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Powerful cyclone slams into Australia's tropical northeast

John Collins, a member of the Whitsundays government council, was sheltering from the storm with his wife and four daughters inside their house in Proserpine, a town south of Airlie Beach. Townsville Airport re...More..

Head of US intelligence inquiry refuses to step aside
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Head of US intelligence inquiry refuses to step aside

Sen. Lindsey Graham said Tuesday on TODAY that Nunes at the very least has "put his objectivity in question" and "lost his ability to lead". "So our non-response clearly allows her to freely move forward wi...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Le Pen insists euro exit 'wouldn't be chaotic'

In turn, Le Pen, leader of France's far-right National Front party, criticized European Union sanctions against Russian Federation, calling them "unfair and silly", Tass reported . She said if elected, one of...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Arrest warrant sought for ousted South Korean President

Samsung heir Lee Jae Yong has been arrested and charged with giving about 43.3 billion won (S$54.3 million) in bribes to Choi, in return for government support for a merger of two affiliates to pave the way for...More..

Florida among 13 states urging appeals court to OK Trump travel ban
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Florida among 13 states urging appeals court to OK Trump travel ban

Attorneys general from Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Kansas, Louisiana, Montana, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas and West Virginia joined with Gov. necessary to secure or maintain uniformit...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Britain's Royal Mint introduces 12-edged pound coin

Not only is the coin twelve-sided but it has a special security feature. It is slightly larger in diameter, but lighter than the round pound. The old coin and the new coin will co-exist together for a perio...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Crews Find Remains Believed to Be South Korea Ferry Disaster Victim

A relative of missing passenger of the sunken ferry Sewol watches the Sewol sitting on a semi-submersible transport vessel during the salvage operation in waters off Jindo, South Korea, Monday, March 27...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Sterling shows Brexit jitters ahead of landmark move to trigger Article 50

Andrej Plenkovic says that "both our analysis and the analysis by the European Commission have confirmed that". How many European Union nationals are there in Britain? Anti-EU populists including French far...More..