Turkey says ends its military operation in northern Syria

Turkey launched its incursion into northern Syria over six months ago to push Islamic State fighters away from its border and stop the advance of Kurdish fighters. Under Euphrates Shield, Turkey took the border town of Jarablus on the Euphrates river... More..

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Top EU Brexit official says Brexit would stun Churchill
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Top EU Brexit official says Brexit would stun Churchill

George Fleming was speaking after Prime Minister Theresa May today started the process which will see Britain leave the European Union. Mark Rutte, Prime Minister of the Netherlands, said his country had a lo...More..

European Parliament says Brexit could be reversed
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

European Parliament says Brexit could be reversed

Despite Ms. May's call for unity, Britons appear as divided now as in June's referendum, which the "Leave" camp won by a narrow 52-48 margin after a vitriolic campaign. She said she hoped there would then be ...More..

Trump Blames Democrats For Healthcare Fail
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump Blames Democrats For Healthcare Fail

The reality is that Republicans were elected to get things done. "But he's going to have to tell the Freedom Caucus and the hard-right special wealthy interests who are dominating his presidency. Conservati...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

S.Korean prosecutors call in SK Group officials for questioning

The Constitutional Court ruled on Friday to formally end her presidency over a huge political scandal involving her and a confidante. Son Bum-kyu, Park's attorney, made the remarks, raising speculation that s...More..

South Korea prosecutors to question SK Group chief in corruption probe
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

South Korea prosecutors to question SK Group chief in corruption probe

Park declined to have her questioning recorded by video camera, prosecutors said. Park's lawyer Sohn said Monday that she would issue a statement before entering the prosecution, fueling speculation that she ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Accused Killer in Brutal Sword Attack To Face A Judge

New York police say a 28-year-old white man from Baltimore , from the southern USA state of Maryland, traveled to New York City last week to engage in a killing spree on African American men. Mr Trump's radi...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Obama administration could have destroyed wiretap evidence: Letter to the Editor

Comey attempted to publish an Op-Ed on allegations that the Russian government was interfering with the USA election process well before federal agencies went public with the claims , Newsweek reported on ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

After GOP Health Bill Failure, What's Next For The Affordable Care Act?

Though Trump and Ryan have talked several times , Spicer said the White House has not "picked a strategy and we're going to go with this group or that group". In relatively brief White House remarks on Frida...More..

Nunes facing pressure to step away from US Russia probe
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Nunes facing pressure to step away from US Russia probe

According to the Post , Yates had informed the Trump administration that her testimony would likely contradict the statements of some White House officials. As we briefly summarized yesterday , Rep. Nunes wa...More..

Don't filibuster Gorsuch Supreme Court vote
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Don't filibuster Gorsuch Supreme Court vote

The announcement from Schumer came shortly after Senator Bob Casey, D-Penn., who was seen as a potential swing vote, also announced his opposition to Gorsuch. Turley says Gorsuch has shown an intellectual curio...More..

Calls for UN, Congo to investigate deaths of American, Swede
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Calls for UN, Congo to investigate deaths of American, Swede

American Michael Sharp, Swedish national Zaida Catalan and their interpreter Betu Tshintela went missing March 12 along with driver Isaac Kabuayi and two motorbike drivers in Central Kasai province. The French ...More..

House Speaker Ryan backs embattled intelligence panel chairman
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

House Speaker Ryan backs embattled intelligence panel chairman

Schiff said Nunes' connections to the White House have raised insurmountable public doubts about whether the committee can credibly investigate the president's campaign associates. Yates' lawyer said she still ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump speaks to May after United Kingdom terror attack, offers support

Nine people are now in custody, while one has been released on bail. Detectives have seized 2,700 items, including "massive amounts" of computer data, while around 3,500 witnesses have been spoken to. There s...More..

Sunderland rival Aston Villa for Man Utd keeper Sam Johnstone
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Sunderland rival Aston Villa for Man Utd keeper Sam Johnstone

Bruce is keen on bringing in Johnstone for next season with a £3 million bid as Villa set their sights on promotion to the top flight. This is indeed the biggest seal of approval that Johnstone could possibly...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Chuck Schumer demands Ryan replace Nunes on intel committee

Yates was sacked in January as acting attorney general after she refused to defend the Trump administration's first travel ban. Spicer said that the White House did not respond, and therefore encouraged her t...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Pogba set to return to training

I think he has had a good first season, settling back into England. "The Premier League is a championship that amazes me, " Neymar said in an interview. "I think [United's season] has been alright". "He wil...More..

Lok Sabha debates if GST is a boon or a bane
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Lok Sabha debates if GST is a boon or a bane

The Central GST (CGST) bill - one of the four legislations introduced, states that any lease, tenancy, easement, licence to occupy land will be considered as supply of service. The introduction of the Bills by ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

A brief explanation of the conflict in Northern Ireland

He spent years on the run and was banned from entering Britain in 1982, during the IRA's bombing campaign there, under the prevention of terrorism act. When Paisley died in 2014, an emotional McGuiness hailed h...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Possible Westinghouse bankruptcy a potential security concern

Toshiba says it expects a 712.5bn-yen ($6.3bn; £5bn) writedown because some of its USA nuclear assets were worth far less than estimated. But Toshiba said that if it accounts for the 650 billion yen worth of ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Scottish Lawmakers Vote In Favor of Independence Referendum

Speaking in the Commons, he said: "The Prime Minister says that she thinks Brexit will bring unity to the United Kingdom, it will not". The Scottish motion calls for a vote by spring 2019. "What Brexit will loo...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

House intel committee Dem: I don't trust Nunes

Nunes argues he had to review classified, executive branch documents from a secure facility at the White House because the reports had not been provided to Congress and could not be transported to the secure fa...More..

Paul Manafort Agrees To Testify Before Congress In Russia Probe
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Paul Manafort Agrees To Testify Before Congress In Russia Probe

The desire to hold a second, closed session with Comey and Rogers was not at conflict with holding the open hearing , he said . A Democratic intelligence committee source told CNN that Nunes' move to post...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Muslim Link Hands in Tribute to London Terror Attack

Scotland Yard has confirmed he was wearing the armour when he was attacked. At 2:30pm, more than 500 faith leaders from across the country will walk across Westminster Bridge as part of the vigil and a minute...More..

Calls grow for Nunes to recuse himself from Russia probe
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Calls grow for Nunes to recuse himself from Russia probe

House Speaker Paul Ryan continued to express confidence in Nunes Tuesday, saying there is no need for the chairman to resign. O'Neil, who declined to comment, noted in the letter that Yates is willing to t...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Cyclone rips off roofs, flings boats onto land in Australia

The worst of the winds are affecting regions from Emerald to St Lawrence, with the Capricornia Coast in the firing line as the weakening storm moves south-southeast. "It was absolutely insane to watch happen bu...More..

Paris, London, Seoul to 'grade' cars based on emissions
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Paris, London, Seoul to 'grade' cars based on emissions

Real-world fuel emissions testing will be introduced by London and Paris by 2017 to help score new cars based on how environmentally friendly they are, encouraging their uptake and reducing air pollution in...More..

Slain Oklahoma officer was new recruit, aspiring canine cop
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Slain Oklahoma officer was new recruit, aspiring canine cop

According to police, Officer Justin Terney pulled over a vehicle at about 11:30 p.m.in Tecumseh , 35 miles southeast of Oklahoma City. Standing among hundreds of American flags planted in the soil along Broa...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Ahmed Kathrada Is Remembered By Sophie De Bruyn

South Africa mourns the loss of anti-apartheid leader Ahmed Kathrada who has died aged 87. "Your love and support sustained him through a lifetime of service, sacrifice and struggle". Anti Apartheid stalwa...More..

US 'Bombs' North Korea in Military Exercises in Korean Peninsula Drill
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

US 'Bombs' North Korea in Military Exercises in Korean Peninsula Drill

The United States has always expressed solidarity with South Korea towards threats from the North and the possibility of war has always been on the table, but seldom in a scenario when the us attacks North Ko...More..

Saudi, Jordan sign deal on $3 billion in Jordan investments
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Saudi, Jordan sign deal on $3 billion in Jordan investments

Ayman Safadi said he and his colleagues endorsed more than a dozen policy resolutions, including several on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, that are to be adopted Wednesday by heads of state of the 22-member ...More..

On Brexit Eve, Scottish Parliament votes for second independence referendum
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

On Brexit Eve, Scottish Parliament votes for second independence referendum

A UK Government spokeswoman said: "The Prime Minister has been clear that now is not the time for an independence referendum, and we will not be entering into negotiations on the Scottish Government's propo...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

U.S. gov't temporarily prohibits some electronics on certain flights

Senior US administration officials said that the rules were made after "evaluated intelligence" that terrorists continue to target commercial aviation by "smuggling explosives in portable electronic devices",...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

North Korean Nuclear Threat At Danger Level, Tillerson Tells Chinese Hosts

China has been irritated at being repeatedly told by Washington to rein in North Korea's nuclear and missile programs and the USA decision to base an advanced missile defense system in South Korea. "I discuss...More..

Body of Danielle McLaughlin is Returned Home
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Body of Danielle McLaughlin is Returned Home

An autopsy in India showed that she had suffered cerebral damage and constriction to the neck. The Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust organised the transfer. Danielle's mother, Andrea, has revealed how her daughte...More..